Monday, March 4, 2024

Aircheck Of The Week


Three years and one month before becoming a Los Angeles radio legend, The Real Don Steele was toiling away at KOIL in Omaha. Enjoy this high fidelity hourlong slice of 1962 radio from Boss Radio 66.

Friday, March 1, 2024

Kogar's Jungle Juice Show #55

 01 The Playboys Jungle Fever RIK

02 the denels - massacre stomp  BAMBOO

03 Ricky and the Stompers Twang PRINCETON

04 Rally-Packs Bucket Seats IMPERIAL

05 The Demotrons Rock a Way Special

06 The Flintales - D-Rail FLICK

07 The Revels - Good Grief LYNN

 01 The Roamers Deep Freeze SAVOY

02 The Holidays Irene SPECIALTY

03 The Five Fleets - Oh What a Feeling FELSTED

04 The Calvaes - Anna Macora CHECKER

05 The Barons featuring roger crayton While the Cats Away SOUL a product of H.O.B Detroit

 01 Johnnie and Joe You said it And Don't Forget It CHESS

02 Etta James Good Rockin Daddy MODERN

03 Margie Day and her blues destroyers Ho-Ho CAT
04 The Griffins Bad Little Girl MERCURY

05 Little Terry Shake Me Up Pretty Baby SAVOY

06 Billy the Kid Emerson You Never Miss the Water VEEJAY


01 Benny Joy Crash The Party ANTLER

02 darryl vincent – wild wild party party SANDY

03 The Flattops Too Much Slack in the Sack BEAT             

04 Billy Lee Riley And The Little Green Men – I want you Baby  SUN

05 jerry engler and the ekkos – sputnik BRUNSWICK

06 The Ferros with Nick and his Jaguars - Tough Cat HI Q

07 The Strikes If You Can't Rock Me LIN

08 Rick Bounty It Will Be Me BOW RECORDS NH

 01 Silas Hogan - I'm Gonna Quit You Pretty Baby EXCELLO PROMO

02 Guitar Shorty Ways of a Man PULL LOS ANGELAS

03 Tiny Fuller and his Combo Shock  MARLIN RECORDS

04 Country Paul One More Time KING

05 Moose Jackson Big Ten Inch Record KING

 01 The Blue Knights Who Me J AND J RECORD

02 the jet streams - who me DECCA 1958

03 the divots - dry cereal MART SALEM VA

04 Jay Jay Imus and Freddie Ford I'm a Hot Rodder - and all that jazz – CHALLENGE

05 Stan Beaver I Got a Rocket in my Pocket PETAL RECORDS

06 Pepsi Cola Bottling Company Patio Twist NO LABEL

07 WAKR Twist featuring Wes Hopkins Jack Ryan Bob Lee Rick Shaw Johnny Midnight Bill Mccay Goe Grant WACKER records    AKRON  

08 Screamin Jay Hawkins Constipation Blues PHILIPS

Outro Lavern Baker Romance in the Dark

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

The Mal Thursday Show: Lies

The Grip Weeds: Lies
Johnny Sandon & The Remo Four: Lies
The Untamed: It's Not True
The Who: La La La Lies (BBC)
The Rolling Stones: Don't Lie to Me
The Searchers: You Can't Lie to a Liar
The Troggs: You're Lying
The Smoke: She's a Liar
Argent: Liar
The Ventures: My Bonnie Lies (bed)
The Outsiders: Lying All the Time
The Golden Earrings: Tears and Lies
The Treez: You Lied to Me Before
The Rockin' Ramrods: She Lied
The Jesters IV: She Lied (I Know Why)
Question Mark & The Mysterians: You're Telling Me Lies
The Escapades: I Tell No Lies
The Lively Ones: Too Many Lies
Apollo's Apaches: Cry Me a Lie
The Bryds: Your Lies

Mal Thursday's Texas Tyme Machine:

The Lynx: You Lie
The Mullens: You Lied
The Six Pents: She Lied
Sir Douglas Quintet: Stoned Faces Don't Lie

The Greenhornes: Lies
The Stems: Liar
The Dark Shadows: Liar Liar
The Tell-Tale Hearts: Dirty Liar
The Dwarves: I'm a Liar
The Bombers: I'm a Liar, Babe
Oasis: I Can See a Liar
The Ventures: Lies (bed)
The Vipers: Tellin' Those Lies/Cheated and Lied
The Chesterfield Kings: Little White Lies/She Told Me Lies
Lyres: Don't Tell Me Lies
The Brood: Everybody's a Liar
Muck & the Mires
: Caught in a Lie
The Tryfles: Had Enough of Your Lies
The Stayrcase: I Know You Lied
The Miracle Workers: Lies Lies
The Rolling Stones: Lies
Sex Pistols: Liar
Lulu: Lies

Tuesday, February 27, 2024

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Monday, February 26, 2024

Aircheck Of The Week


Some called him the original shock jock. Joey Reynolds was known for pushing the envelope of what you could get away with on the radio in 1964. Here he is with over an hour on Buffalo’s WKBW.

Friday, February 23, 2024

Kogar's Jungle Juice Show #54


01 The Pastels Jungle Run ARK

02 The Reveliers Patch G-CLEF

03 The Sabres Tenderfoot DIAL

04 The Sharps Cruisin DARROW

05 The Down Beats Craig's Crazy Boogie DOMINION RECORDS

06 The Original Starfires Fender Bender APT


01 The De Velles - Lets Do the Hunch EMANUEL

02 The Hi-Lites I'm Falling in Love RECORD FAIR

03 The Twisters - Run Little Sheba GEMINI

04 The Evergreens Guitar Player CHART

05 the big three - puppet beat WREN   (the beachcombers/bongo wailers/the majestics)

06 The Four Casts - Stormy Weather ATLANTIC  


01 The Premiers (with Sonny) Hey Miss Fancy RCA VICTOR

02 The King Bees with Lloyd Prices Orch. Lovely Love KRC

03 The Five Jets Everybody Do the Chicken DELUXE

04 Dolly Cooper Big Rock Inn DOT

05 The Rivingtons Papa Oom Mow Mow LIBERTY

06 Billy Gayles Let's Call it a Day FEDERAL BIO


01 Alan Barnicoat and the bob freedman orchestra Savage ROCKET RECORDS

02 Johnny Burnette and the Rock and Roll Trio Tear it Up CORAL

03 Johnny Edwards and the white caps Rock n Roll saddles NORTHLAND

04 Sid King and the Five Strings  Let Er Roll COLUMBIA

05 Rudy Tutti Grayzell Don't Mess with My Duck Tail STARDAY

06 Monroe Chapman Come Dance With Rudy AJAR RECORDS

07 Jerry Dallman and the Knightcaps The Bug PUNCH RECORDS

08 Steve Alaimo And The Redcoats Blue Fire IMPERIAL

09 flat duo jets honest i do NORTON from the album Safari


01 Gene Maltais with the Flat Duo Jets Little Girl NORTON

02 The Rio Rockers Mexicali Baby CAPITAL PROMO

03 Laverne Baker Voodoo Voodoo ATLANTIC

04 Clyde Stacy and the Nitecaps Hoy Hoy CANDLELIGHT RECORDS

05 Edwin Bruce Rock Boppin Baby SUN

06 The Phantom - Whisper Your Love DOT

07 Ronnie Dawson The Blonde Bomber Rockin Bones Rockin Records #1

08 Link Wray Ace of Spades SWAN rave up version


01 the jaguars - the gorilla DOT

02 Silky & The Shantungs  bazooki  MUSICOR

03 The Myddle Class Dont Let Me Sleep To Long TOMORROW

04 The Charms  I'm Coming Back (To Stay) MUSIC BOX

06 The Warlocks Temper Tantrum DECCA

07 The Swamp Rats Hey Joe ST. CLAIR

08 The Twiliters – rollerland EMPIRE Recorded live: Rollerland of Plattsburgh NY


Outro Lavern Baker Romance in the Dark

Wednesday, February 21, 2024

The Mal Thursday Show: Not/Again

The Unknowns: Not My Memory
Paul Revere & The Raiders: I'm Not Your Stepping Stone
The Ravin' Blue: It's Not Real
The Maundy Quintet: I'm Not Alone
David: I'm Not Alone
The Outsiders: I'm Not Trying to Hurt You
The Li'l Boys Blue: I'm Not There
The Mothers of Invention: I'm Not Satisfied
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers: Whisper Not (bed)
Elvis Presley: Do No Disturb
The Dovers: She's Not Just Anybody
Dino, Desi & Billy: Not the Lovin' Kind
Love: A House Is Not a Motel

Mal Thursday's Texas Tyme Machine pt. 1:

Kenny & The Kasuals: I'm Not Talking
The Fanatics: I Will Not Be Lonely
The Krayolas: You're Not My Girl

The Ventures: She's Not There (bed)
The Flies: I'm Not Your Stepping Stone
The Hollies: When I'm Not There
The Who: It's Not True (mono)
The Rolling Stones: Not Fade Away (live)
The Beatles: Not a Second Time (mono)
Cuby & The Blizzards: Your Body, Not Your Soul
The Golden Earrings: Not to Find
The Phantom Five: She's Not
Lyres: Not Looking Back
The Chesterfield Kings: I'm Not Like Everybody Else
The Vipers: Not to Be in Love
David Johansen: Not That Much
The Embrooks: Going But Not Gone/Not a Priority
The Ventures: Let's Twist Again (bed)
The Hollies: Here I Go Again
The Zombies: I Want Her Back Again (mono)
The Animals: I'm in Love Again
The Birds: Granny Rides Again
The Yardbirds: Like Jimmy Reed Again (bed)
The Spiders: Once Again
The Skope: Be Mine Again
The Deadlys: On the Road Again
The Dagenites: I Don't Want to Try It Again
The Rogue Show: Make Me Over Again
The Velvet Underground: There She Goes Again (mono)

Mal Thursday's Texas Tyme Machine pt. 2:

The Exotics: Alone Again
The Ugly Beats: I'll Come Again

The Iguanas: Again and Again

Monday, February 19, 2024

Aircheck Of The Week


It's February, 1966 in Memphis. "Your little bitty buddy" Jay Cook is playing all the hits and misses. Later that year, Jay moved to Philadelphia to program one of the most influential radio stations of the Top 40 era, WFIL.

Saturday, February 17, 2024

Forgotten 45s


With David Bruce

Three Words


With Mark Ehmcke

1. Goo Goo Muck - The Cramps

2.  Houston El Mover - Joe "King" Carrasco and the Crowns

3.  Peepin' and Hidin' - The Shadows Of Knight

4.  Rip It Up - Wanda Jackson

5.  Shake With Me - The Puppets

6.  Sooner Or Later - The Grass Roots

7.  Drop Your Mask - Tav Falco and Panther Burns

8.  Gonna Make You - The Troggs

9.  High On Yourself - Lyres

10.  I Stand Accused - The Merseybeats

11.  My Back Pages - The Byrds

12.  Shapes Of Things - The Yardbirds

13.  This Diamond Ring - Gary Lewis and the Playboys

14.  Daughter Of Darkness - Tom Jones

15.  Feel The Heat - Fleshtones

16.  High Blood Pressure - Huey "Piano: Smith and the Clowns

17.  Hillbilly Drummer Girl - Young Fresh Fellows

18.  In My Community - Paul Revere and the Raiders

19.  She Hangs Out - The Monkees

20.  Rockin' At Cosmo's - Lee Allen

21.  Singing The Blues - Jerry Lee Lewis

22.  Town Without Pity - Gene Pitney

23.  Folsom Prison Blues - Johnny Cash

24.  Pushing Up Daisies - The Black Belles 

Friday, February 16, 2024

Kogar's Jungle Juice Show #53


01 Lionel Torrence – Saka EXCELLO

02 Eddie Atwood and his goodies - hot saki SURF

03 The Calenders Hong Kong PALACE

04 The Highlights Ah, So PLAY

05 The Instrumentals Chop Suey Rock HANOVER

06 The Hong Kongs Surfin in the China Sea COUNSEL

07 The Dazzlers Oo Clazy KNICK


01 The Honey Boys Vippity Vop MODERN RECORDS

02 James Curry Please Baby FLASH

03 The Belvedres Come to Me Baby BATON

04 The Bobbettes Have Mercy Baby TRIPLE X MUSIC INC

05 The El Torros Dance With Me DUKE

06 The Vibrations Cave Man CHECKER


01 Mercy Dee Come Back Maybellene FLAIR

02 Scat Man Crothers Rock Roma Rock It CHALLENGE

03 Eugene Church Good News RENDEZVOUS RECORDS

04 Little Walkin Willie and his swingin blues men Blow Little Willie JAGUAR

05 Jackson Brothers Orchestra - We're Gonna Rock This Joint RCA VICTOR

06 Earl Gaines Sittin Here Drinkin CHAMPION


01 Charlie Feathers With Marcus VanStory's Old Sun Slappin' Bass – Tear It Up PHILWOOD

02 Gene Summers School of Rock n Roll JAN

03 Jack Cochran Riverside Jump SIMS

04 Jimmy Crain Shig A Shag SPANGLE

05 Dean Beard and his Crew Cats Party Party SANGELO RECORDS

06 Johnny Key and the Locksmiths She's Mine SPARR

07 Bob Munson – Rock'n Roll Wardance ROTARY

08 Bruce Culver Square Record M.M.I.


01 Larry Davis and his Band I Tried DUKE

02 Willie Dixon If You're Mine CHECKER

03 Clifton Chenier Where Can My Baby Be ARGO

04 Amos Milburn Let me Go Home Whiskey ALADDIN

05 Mr Sad Head Sad Head Blues RCA VICTOR


01 The Sparkles  The Hip HICKORY texas

02 the invictas - long tall shortie SAHARA

03 The Emotions Mashed Potatoes JONSAL

04 Jackie Haringston and his Organ Reach Out MUSICTONE RECORDS TT

05 the egyptians - inkster boogie MAHS

06 Claude and the Hightones High Sailing PAM MAR

07 Chuck Daniels and the Downbeats Tiny Tim AUDIO


Outro Lavern Baker Romance in the Dark

Wednesday, February 14, 2024

The Mal Thursday Show: Like/Always

The Association: Like Always
006: Like What Me Worry
The Chocolate Watchband: I'm Not Like Everybody Else
The Surrealistic Pillar: I Like Girls
Paul Revere & The Raiders: Just Like Me (mono)
The Trip: Stick Like Glue
Barry McGuire: Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues
Bob Dylan: Like a Rolling Stone (Take 11)
Paul Revere & The Raiders: Like Long Hair
The Uncalled For: Do Like Me
The Rooks: A Girl Like You
The Sonics: Like No Other Man
The Better Sweet: Like the Flowers
Muck & The Mires: Got to Get You Thinking Like I Do
Lyres: Not Like the Other One
The Ventures: I Like It Like That
The Yardbirds
: Love Me Like I Love You (BBC)
Them: I Like It Like That
The Attack: Feel Like Flying
The Kinks: Never Met A Girl Like You Before

Mal Thursday's Texas Tyme Machine:
The Things: Another Girl Like You
The Elastic Prism: I Would Have Liked You Anyway
The American Blues: Melted Like Snow
Euphoria: Oh Dear You Look Like a Dog
Bubble Puppy: Love Me Like She Can
The Mullens: Looks Like Fun
The WordD: You're Always Around

Voodoo Court: (There's) Always Something There to Remind Me
The Herd: This Boy's Always Been True
The Yardbirds: He's Always There
Captain Beefheart: Here I Am I Always Am
The Evil: Always Runnin' Around
Pepper & The Shakers: I'll Always Love You
The Abstracts: Always Always
Dream Syndicate: That's What You Always Say
The Sick Rose: Always Taking
The Electric Mess: The Grass Ain't Always Greener
The Stems: For Always
Les Klepstones: She'll Always Be Mine
Lyres: I Love Her Still, I Always Will
The Rolling Stones: You Can't Always Get What You Want (live 1968)