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Rare Oldies Radio hosted by Kitschy Mama, featuring lost songs from the 50s & 60s.

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Options February 25, 2021: Retro Obscuro #27

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Dave "Baby" Cortez  Cat Nip   Options Clock  1960  Background 
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The Teen-Clefs  There Goes Sputnik   Options Dice  1958   
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Sam Butera & The Witnesses  Bim Bam   Options Capital  1958   
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Jack Wood  Born To Wander   Options Lawrence  1966   
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Tommy James & The Shondells  Thunderbolt   Options Roulette  1966   
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Bobby Kent  Alabam   Options Mercury  1960   
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The Jarmolettes  The Baby Monkeys' Song (Yes, We Have No Bananas)   Options Red Lightnin'  1985  Re-Released 
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Bobby Pickett  Gotta Leave This Town   Options RCA Victor  1964   
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Delbert Barker  How About A Handout   Options King  1957   
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The Door Nobs  Hi-Fi Baby   Options VIV  1965   
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Ronnie Cook & The Diamonds  Doin' Time   Options Dore  1961   
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Noelene Batley  Forgive Me   Options Festival  1963  Australia 
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Johnny Clark & The Four Playboys  Jungle Stomp   Options SRC  1963   
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Johnny Stewart  A Whole Lot Of Lovin'   Options Shelley  1961   
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Roy Orbison  With The Bug   Options Monument  1959   
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The Supremes  He's Seventeen   Options Motown  1962   
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Garland Owens  Food Of Love   Options Legrand  1962   
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The Radiants  Noble The Bargain Man   Options Chess  1964   
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Burt Blanca  Baby C'est Vous (Baby, It's You)   Options His Master's Voice  1961   
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Sweetpea Johnson  The Crawdad Scene   Options Liberty  1961   
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Vinny Lee & The Riders  Gambler's Guitar   Options His Master's Voice  1961   
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The Mighty Hannibal  Big Chief Hug-Um An' Kiss-Um   Options Imperial  1959  (Jimmy Shaw) 
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Phyllis Burke  Baby Sitter   Options Archer  1959   
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Candy & Mandy  Clickety Clack   Options Rex  1960   
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Jerry Reed  I Must Be Slippin'   Options NRC  2005  Re-Released 
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Betty Wells  Young Man   Options ABC Paramount  1956   
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Tony Middleton  Button Up Your Lip   Options Guest Star  2019  Re-Released 
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Artie Malvin  I Beg Of You   Options Bell  1958   
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Mike Gordon & The Agates  Rumble At Newport Beach   Options Dore  1963   
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Jim Lowe  (This Life Is Just A) Dress Rehearsal   Options Dot  1960   
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The Crows w/Melino & His Orchestra  Mambo Shevitz (Man O Man)   Options Tico  1954   
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Joyce Poynter  Chilli Dippin' Baby   Options Goldenrod  1957   
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The Passions  Made For Lovers   Options Audicon  1961   
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Dimples Jackson  Ring A Ling   Options Octive  1962   
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Shammi Leroy w/Larry & The Nutrons  Lonely Lovin'   Options Com-et  1961   
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Frank "Dual Trumpet" Motley & His Crew  Rock 'n' Roll's Gotta Beat   Options Quality  1956   
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Barry Gray  Supercar Twist   Options Lyntone  1962   
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Burr Bailey  Like A Bird Without Feathers   Options Decca  1963   
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The Ravens  Rooster   Options National  1949   
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Rita Moss  Exactly Like You   Options Gothic  1961   
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Billy Lyons  I'll Still Love You   Options Ava  1963   
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Gene McDaniels  Chip Chip   Options Liberty  1961   
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Bill Elkins  You Made Me Mad (And That's Bad)   Options Blank  1960   
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Magic Sam  Boppin' The Blues   Options Cobra  2006  Re-Released 
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Otis Blackwell  Let The Daddy Hold You   Options Jay-Dee  1955   
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Sweetie Jones  I've Been Wrong   Options Scottie  1959   
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Linc Jeffries & The Missing Links  Pitch Black   Options Key  1959   
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Roy Clark  Please Mr. Mayor   Options His Master's Voice  1958   
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Listener comments!

Avatar 5:00pm Kitschy Mama:

Good Afternoon/Evening Kiddies!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:02pm medson:

Hi there. Finished up in the yard just in time.
  5:03pm MOM WHIG:

Good to be here Kitchy - Hey Medson
Avatar 5:03pm Kitschy Mama:

Hey Medson, What's Shakin'? Weather Decent?
Avatar 5:03pm Kitschy Mama:

Mom Whig!! Welcome!
  5:04pm MOM WHIG:

Temps are sunny and 56 here in VA-DC
Avatar 5:04pm Kitschy Mama:

40 n' melty in Wisco!
Avatar 5:06pm Kitschy Mama:

Jack White Re-Released this Jack Wood track recently on Third Man Records too..great song!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:06pm Candy-O'67:

Howdy, Kitschy Mama and all!
Avatar 5:06pm Kitschy Mama:

Welcome Candy-O!!
  5:06pm MOM WHIG:

Hey Candy-O
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:07pm medson:

Not much. Just doing small things in the yard. It was close to 50° here today. How’s everyone doing?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:07pm Candy-O'67:

Thanks, KM :)

Hey, Mom Whig!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:08pm Candy-O'67:

Doing good Medson. Yesterday here in Austin 85 degrees; today, 52! As they say in TX, give it a day and the weather will change. So true...
  5:08pm Woo:

Flip side of Hanky Panky if I remember correctly.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:08pm Candy-O'67:

Yesterday was gorgeous also. Today, drizzly
Avatar 5:09pm Kitschy Mama:

Woo: correctttoooo!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:09pm Candy-O'67:

Hey Woo!
  5:10pm Woo:

Hiya Candy-O!
Avatar 5:11pm Kitschy Mama:

Candy-O: I dearly miss ATX. I used to manage the Savers on Burnet Rd.
  5:11pm MOM WHIG:

Hey Woo
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:12pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Hey there, Kitschy Mama and pals! Howdy, Candy-007!
Avatar 5:12pm Kitschy Mama:

Welcome Mx Granny!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:12pm medson:

Austin was a fun trip for me. We had a blast.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:13pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

I swear this whole week has been about bananas!?!?!?!
Avatar 5:13pm Kitschy Mama:

Such a great city. I live in Austin 1 year before my first son cam along..
  5:14pm MOM WHIG:

Super video for this swong
Avatar 5:14pm Kitschy Mama:

when it's too obscure we're getting giphy...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:15pm Candy-O'67:

That is, Mom Whig. Who is that, KM? do you know?
Avatar 5:16pm Kitschy Mama:

not sure.. it looks like Freddie Mercury though.. it can't be...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:16pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Oh, that's Freddie, alright!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:18pm Candy-O'67:

Oh, wow, KM! That's neat you lived here. I love it here. I always wanted to live here when I grew up in Houston, but then I moved to Southern California for 14 1/2 years. I thought I was gonna stay there forever until my dad made me the deal of a lifetime to come back and take over his biz and said I could live in Austin. That was 7 years ago in a couple of weeks. I joke now that I took an almost 15 year detour in CA before I made it here! haha!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:18pm Daisy:

Afternoon all!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:18pm Candy-O'67:

It does look like him, KM!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:18pm Candy-O'67:

Hey, Granny, Daisy!
Avatar 5:19pm Kitschy Mama:

Welcome Daisy!!
Avatar 5:21pm Kitschy Mama:

Candy - O// glad ya love it. I dream about coming back one of these years...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:21pm Candy-O'67:

Hopefully you can, KM :))
  5:22pm MOM WHIG:

Hey Daisy
Avatar 5:22pm Kitschy Mama:

My Roots are deeeeeep in Wisconsin, but hopefully in retirement I'll be able to travel about...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:22pm Scott67:

G'day Kitschy Mama & Retro Ravers! 😎🤙🌏☀️
Avatar 5:22pm Kitschy Mama:

G'Day Scott! Welcome!!!!
  5:22pm MOM WHIG:

Hey Scott67
Avatar 5:23pm Kitschy Mama:

Bugs is almost on beat with the song.. lol
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:24pm Candy-O'67:

Hehe, gotta love Bugs!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:24pm Candy-O'67:

That will be nice if you can, KM
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:25pm medson:

Doin time. Perfect song to peel potatoes to
Avatar 5:25pm Kitschy Mama:

Medson: spuds for dinner??
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:27pm Candy-O'67:

Hey, Scott, mate!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:28pm medson:

Yeah. Frittata tonight.
Avatar 5:29pm Kitschy Mama:

med: ooo, nice!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:30pm medson:

That commercial made me want to join
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:32pm Woo:

Hi Mom Whig. I stepped out for a moment to chop more ice off the driveway. Lots of melting but lots more to go. Chicago in winter.
Avatar 5:33pm Kitschy Mama:

Medson: me too.. all those vintage advertisements have me thinking if i order now, i might still get somethin'.
Avatar 5:34pm Kitschy Mama:

baby supremes... so cute...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:36pm medson:

When I was a kid I mailed away for so many things. And anxiously waited. Lots of ordering from my comics in the 70’s
Avatar 5:36pm Kitschy Mama:

Medson: Like Sea Monkeys ?!?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:39pm medson:

Yes. Ant farm's, XRay glasses haha
Avatar 5:40pm Kitschy Mama:

Awww. yes. Xray glasses a personal favorite... what about those Evil Kenevil Towels?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:41pm Scott67:

G'day MOM WIG & Candy-O cobber! 😎🤙☀️
Avatar 5:41pm Kitschy Mama:

Medson : bit.ly...
Avatar 5:42pm Kitschy Mama:

Scott 67, How's life over yonder.... doctor visit go alright??
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:44pm medson:

Didn’t have the towels. But had a Bike.
I wanted a pair of Fonzie socks so bad. Finally my parents ordered them and I was embarrassed to wear them.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:44pm Scott67:

Kitschy Mama, all good here & with me. Thanks for remembering. 😊
Avatar 5:45pm Kitschy Mama:

Fonzie Socks!! Damn Cool
Avatar 5:46pm Kitschy Mama:

Scott67... No prob... Thanks for tuning in!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:53pm Woo:

Like that Archer record label. And they claim it's unbreakable! It can still melt.
Avatar 5:55pm Kitschy Mama:

Woo : It's cool. Along with the name "Phyllis". you don't hear babies names Phyllis anymore!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:02pm medson:

Speaking of old names. My moms friend was named Millicent.
Avatar 6:03pm Kitschy Mama:

Medson: what a great name! "millie"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:03pm medson:

Actually no. Called her Penny. Wasn’t until I was older did I realize why.
Avatar 6:05pm Kitschy Mama:

medson: hilarious! milli-cent
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:06pm medson:

Made no sense to me when I was younger 🤣
Avatar 6:07pm Glynis GirlGroupGirl:

Honk!
Avatar 6:08pm Kitschy Mama:

Hey Glynis!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:09pm medson:

I love how he says Robot. Robut.
Avatar 6:12pm Kitschy Mama:

What's a "Shevitz" (Man O Man)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:16pm medson:

Shevitz
The act of crying hysterically to the point of shuddering involuntarily
Source, Urban Dictionary
Avatar 6:17pm Kitschy Mama:

ooo.. i think it's about a jewish wine...Manischewitz
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:18pm medson:

What a wine
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:21pm Phillippe Bastille:

howdy
Avatar 6:21pm Kitschy Mama:

Welcome Phillippe! Thanks For Listening!
Avatar 6:28pm Glynis GirlGroupGirl:

Such a sweet toy!
Avatar 6:28pm Kitschy Mama:

Microhelmet!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:30pm medson:

With 30 feet of wire. I want that.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:31pm Woo:

My town has just legalized having backyard chickens but the deal is No Roosters.
Avatar 6:32pm Glynis GirlGroupGirl:

We have that rule too Woo, way too close together here. In Atlanta my neighbors had chickens and roosters. Quite a chorus in the mornings!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:35pm Woo:

My neighbor across the street had illegal chickens but they got picked off one by one by larger creatures.
Avatar 6:38pm Kitschy Mama:

Woo: Sad!! circle o' life i guess...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:44pm Woo:

That's some fancy playing by Magic Sam
Avatar 6:45pm Kitschy Mama:

Magic Sam was an amazing underrated guitarist from Chicago. Love It!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:49pm Woo:

I would buy this Sweetie Jones record just for the plaid label.
Avatar 6:50pm Kitschy Mama:

That scottie's face is precious!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:53pm medson:

Another really fun show KM. Always a blast.
  6:53pm MOM WHIG:

Great show tonight Kitchy!
Avatar 6:54pm Kitschy Mama:

Thanks For Listening Folks! See ya Next Week!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:54pm Woo:

Agree with Medson and Mom Whig. Thanks Kitschy Mama!
Avatar 6:54pm Kitschy Mama:

Thank You!!
Avatar 6:55pm Glynis GirlGroupGirl:

Thanks for the tunes!!!
Avatar 6:55pm Kitschy Mama:

Don't Forget to Tip Your Bartender, i mean your favorite WFMU DJ for the Spring Marathon!!
  6:55pm MOM WHIG:

See some of your for Crayons next with Glynis
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:55pm Scott67:

Thanks Kitschy Mama! ✌😎
Stay funky my friends! 😎🌏🌞
Avatar 6:56pm Kitschy Mama:

Thanks Glynis!
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