Thursday, May 9, 2024

Country A Go-Go


With Debbie D

Jelly Sanders - Fiddlin’ Country Style - The Bakersfield Sound

Doug Sahm & Band - It’s Gonna Be Easy - Doug Sahm and Band

Freddy Fender - She’s About A Mover - Wasted Days & Wasted Nights

Buck Owens - CMHOF

Buck Owens - Tall Dark Stranger - Hillbillies In Hell: The Bards Of Prey

Don Rich with The Buckaroos - The Bakersfield Sound

Hal Wayne - Who’s Gonna Sing The Harmony (A Tribute To Don Rich) - Country Showcase America 45

Homer & Jethro - I”m Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover - Playing It Straight

Bobby Smith and the Boys From Shiloh - Short Term Contract - Bobby Smith and the Boys From Shiloh

Porter Wagoner - The First Mrs. Jones - The Cold Hard Facts Of Life

Blue Sky Smiling For You

Dan Penn - I’m Your Puppet - You Heard It Here First!, Vol. 2

Bobby Fuller - Eastwood High Dance

Bobby Fuller - It’s Love, Come What May - El Paso Rock: Volume 2 More Early Recordings

Flatt & Scruggs - Memphis - Country’s Greatest Hits

Bobby Smith and the Boys From Shiloh - Cumberland Mountain Breakdown - Bobby Smith and the Boys From Shiloh

Shirl Milete - Big Country Blues - Country Got Soul Volume 2

Hank Snow - I’ve Been Everywhere - I’ve Been Everywhere

Del Reeves - Trucker’s Paradise - Movin’ On

Gene Clark & The Flying Burrito Brothers - Here Tonight - Truckers, Kickers, Cowboy Angels vol. 6 1973 CD2

Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen - Seeds and Stems Again - Truckers, Kickers, Cowboy Angels: Vol. 4 1971 CD1

Duane Eddy - Forty Miles of Bad Road - The Birth of a Guitar Legend:  The Jamie Singles Sessions 1957-1962

Duane Eddy with the Rebelettes - (Dance With The) Guitar Man - RCA Records 45

Red Lane - Valley of the Never Do No Good - Hillbillies In Hell The Bards Of Prey

Roy Clark - Afraid To Rock The Boat - Hillbillies In Hell The Bards Of Prey

Harlan Howard - It’s Nothin’ To Me - Down To Earth

Link Wray - Ace Of Spades

Tuesday, May 7, 2024

Ska and Early Reggae


With Mark Ehmcke

1. One Step Beyond - Prince Buster

2.  You're Wondering Now - Andy & Joey

3.  The Whip - The Ethiopians

4.  Popeye Ska - Granville Williams Orchestra

5.  Amen - The Virtues

6.  Culation - Roland Alphonso

7.  Madness - Prince Buster

8.  I'm In The Mood For Ska - Lord Tanamo

9.  King Of Ska - Desmond Dekker

10.  Exodus - The Skatalites

11.  Congo War - Lord Brynner & the Sheiks

12.  Jerk All Night Long - Delroy Wilson

13.  Man In The Street - Don Drummond

14.  Housewives Choice - Derrick & Patsy

15.  Jericho Chain - Roland Alphonso

16.  Your Wife And Mother - The Virtues

17.  Blood Pressure - Prince Buster

18.  Stampede - Don Drummond

19.  I'm A Lonely Boy - Country Boy

20.  Ska-ta-Brain - Raymond Harper

21.  I Won't Let You Go - The Blues Busters

22.  Version Girl - Boy Friday

Monday, May 6, 2024

Aircheck Of The Week


It’s May, 1967 in Los Angeles, just weeks away from The Summer Of Love. And you’re listening to British import Lord Tim Hudson playing “flower music for flower people” on KBLA.

Sunday, May 5, 2024

Country A Go-Go


With Debbie D

Jelly Sanders - Fiddlin’ Country Style - The Bakersfield Sound

Jean Shepard - Bright Lights And Country Music - Poor Sweet Baby And More Bill Anderson Songs

Betty Jo Bangs - Daddy Was A Preacher, Mama Was A Go Go Girl - Confederate Records 45

Buck Owens - Save The Last Dance For Me - Together Again/My Heart Skips A Beat

Carl Smith - There Stands The Glass - Country’s Greatest Hits

Bettye LaVette - What Condition My Condition Is In - Dirty Laundry - The Soul Of Black Country

Lawrence Welk - Gentle On My Mind - Galveston

Jo Anna Neel - Lies - Decca Records 45

Linda Martell - Before The Next Teardrop Falls - The Plantation Records Story

Julie Durocher - Bad News - Wild As A Wildcat

Benny Barnes - Train Of Love - Men In Black - The Johnny Cash Sound

Bobby Bare - Folsom Prison Blues - Fantastic Country Vol. 1

Floyd Cramer - Daddy Sang Bass - More Country Classics

Tammy Wynette - Almost Persuaded - Your Good Girl’s Gonna Go Bad

Bonnie Guitar - Down Where The Tradewinds Blow - Dark Moon

Bob Dunn & His Vagabonds - Blue Skies - Wizards Of Country Guitar: Selected Sides 1935-1955

Jim and Jesse and The Virginia Boys - Back in the USA - Berry Pickin’ in the Country: The Great Chuck Berry Songbook

Charley Pride - Apartment #9 - Pride Of Country Music

Chet Atkins - El Cumbanchero - RCA Record 45

O.C. Smith - By the Time I Get to Phoenix - Hickory Holler Revisited 

Chuck Berry - Crazy Arms

Harlan Howard - The Chokin’ Kind - Hangin’ On

Jerry Reed - Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right - When You’re Hot, You’re Hot

Arthur Alexander - Another Place, Another Time - The Monument Years

Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs - Farewell Blues - The Golden Hits Of Lester Flatt And Earl Scruggs

Saturday, May 4, 2024

The Forgotten 45s


With David Bruce

P.J. Proby - Niki Hoeky

Jan & Dean - Norwegian Wood

Pozo-Seco Singers - Time

Gene Chandler - (I'm Just A) Fool For You

Elvis Presley - You're So Square Baby I Don't Care

Bobby Goldsboro - Pledge Of Love

Dovells - You Can't Run Away From Yourself

Chicago - Lowdown

Verdelle Smith - Tar And Cement

Music Man Movie spot

Monkees - Someday Man

Bob Seger System - Ramblin' Gamblin' Man

Manfred Mann - If You Gotta Go, Go Now

Mongo Santamaria - Watermelon Man

Stevie Wonder - Travelin' Man

Barry Mann - Little Miss U.S.A.

Burgie Beer spot

Annette - Tall Paul

Herman's Hermits - Something's Happening

Fanny - Charity Ball

Duane Eddy - Guitar Child

Ronny & The Daytonas - Bucket 'T'

Ray Charles Coca Cola spot

Beatles - Every Little Thing

Bob Dylan - Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window

Friday, May 3, 2024

Kogar's Jungle Juice Show #62


01 Daryl Britt and the Blue Jeans Cool Martini NORTON

02 Bill Friel and the fabulous furies - Ft Lauderdale JOKER

03 Big Sonny and the Furys U-2 BEST

04 The Thundertones - Jungle Fever DOT

05 The Patents - Blue Surf HART VAN

06 The Revels Church Key IMPACT

07 the opposite six - church key part 68 SOUTH SHORE RECORDS


01 The Dells Q Bop She Bop Cubop Chebop VEEJAY

02 Charles Hargro Over and Over DAB

03 The Court Jesters - Roaches BLAST

04 The Empires with Teddy McRae and his his Orchestra Zippety Zip AMP3 RECORDS INC

05 The Hollyhocks You For Me NASCO

06 The Zodiacs - T-Town COLE


01 Clarence “frogman” Henry Ain't Got No Home ARGO

02 Joe Hudson and his Rockin Dukes Hoo Wee Pretty Baby EXCELLO 

03 Dick Holler and the holidays Hooba Grooba COMET

04 Sticks Herman Long Gone Baby HOLLYWOOD

05 Earl Hooker and the Roadmasters Do the Chicken C.J. RECORDS

06 Linda Hayes Let's Babalu KING


01 Pat Cupp and his Flyin Saucers Do Me No Wrong ROLLIN ROCK  RPM

02 Ric Cartey Born to Love One Woman RCA VICTOR

03 Terry Noland Ten Little Women BRUNSWICK promo

04 Hank And The Electras Woman Train DAUPHIN

05 Ronnie Gill and the Pastel Keys Geraldine  RIP

06 Carl Belew Cool Gator Shoes DECCA

07 Miller Sisters Ten Cats Down SUN 255

08 Harmonica Frank Howlin Tomcat CHESS


01 Willie Headen Cool Cat DOOTO

02 Chuck Higgins and his Band Here I'm Is DOOTONE

03 Lightnin Hopkins Let's Move HERALD

04 Cleo Page – wine JSP from “Leaving Mississippi” LP

05 hound dog taylor - Let's Get Funky ALLIGATOR from “Beware Of The Dog!” LP


01 Tony Valletta Trio Garbage Man FANTASY RECORDS

02 garry and larry - come on GOLIATH

03 Johnny Fortune Dragster PARK AVE

04 The Corvettes Pick Up CORVETTE

05 the toads  Backaruda WILDSVILLE – lp

06 The Sidewinders Gully Washer IMPERIAL


Outro Lavern Baker Romance in the Dark

Tuesday, April 30, 2024

AM Gold with Tom Hanks

 New show today at 1 PM EDT!  TuneIn to hear some radio fun facts and hits heard on the AM dial.

All times EDT.

1 PM

5 PM

9 PM

1 AM

The Counts - Turn On Song - Talkover

Gary Lewis & The Playboys - Count Me In 

The Grass Roots - Let’s Live For Today

The Essex - Easier Said Than Done 

U.S. Marines Radio Spot

Mel Torme - Comin’ Home Baby

Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames - Yeh, Yeh

Bill Doggett - Honky Tonk, Pt1- Talkover

Hugo Montenegro - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly


The Five Americans - Western Union

The Hollies - On a Carousel

The McCoy’s - Heart Association Radio Spot

The Beau Brummels - Laugh, Laugh

The Turtles - Elenore

Earl Bostic - Flamingo - Talkover

Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass - A Taste Of Honey 

Mort Kridel Ad Agency - Fall-Out Shelter

Bill Haley & His Comets - Thirteen Women

Buffalo Springfield - No Sun Today

Dean Martin - Relax Ay Voo

Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood - Some Velvet Morning

The Hal Singer Quintet - Blue Stompin’, Pt1 - Talkover

Freddie Cole - Black Coffee

John R - Soul Brother, Soul Sister Medallion 

Nolan Strong and the Diablos - Mambo of Love

The Box Tops - Happy Times

Cream - Badge

Happy Music Jingle

Lynn Anderson - I Never Promised You A Rose Garden

The Rumblers - Boss - Talkover

Bee Gees - In My Own Time 

Eddie Cochran ID

Eddie Cochran - C’mon Everybody

Chiquita Banana Radio Spot

Buck Owens - Hot Dog

Boyce & Hart - Teardrop City

JC Penny’s Batman Spot

The Coasters - Poison Ivy

Michael Lynch - Castle Jam

Monday, April 29, 2024

Aircheck Of The Week


It’s April, 1968 with Rosko on the go in Metromedia stereo. It’s the hippest of all trips on New York’s WNEW-FM.

Scream of the Demon Lover


With The Spookshow Serenade

"Lights out - everybody." - VO (excerpt from "Lights Out")

Demon Death - Southern Culture on the Skids (1985 LP version)

Where Evil Grows - Gore Gore Girls

Evil Eye - The Low Spirits

Face of the Screaming Werewolf - The Fleshtones

Spooky - The Gravediggers V

Zombie Hop - The Cavemen V

Hey Monstruo - Los Twang! Marvels

Creature from the Black Leather Lagoon - The Cramps

Paranoid Nightmare - The Royal Hangmen 

Voodoo Doll - The Courettes

"Why, what’s the matter? You seem a bit… nervous." Maurice Tarplin (VO - excerpt from "The Strange Dr. Weird")

Death Comes at Midnight - The Metalunas

The Demeter - Supertubos!

Why Won’t It Burn - The Ouija Chords

The Crawling Hand - The Slickee Boys

Dance with the Devil - Black Widows

Flying Saucers Over Van Nuys - The Ghastly Ones

Caligari Shadow - Messer Chups

"Ghost stories… WEIRD stories - murders, too!" - VO (excerpt from "The Hermit’s Cave")

Kreepy Krawl - The Coffin Daggers

I Hear You Screaming - The Shivas

Nightmare - The Gentlemen’s Agreement

Diggin’ Your Own Grave - The Mourning After

The Phantom - Strange Colours

Don’t Believe in Witches - Iris and the Deadly Flowers

Do the Lurd!! - Dexter Romweber

El Diablo del Mar - The Far Outs

Jack the Ripper - The Monkey Butlers

"Don’t be afraid just because it’s near the hour when we go to the Black Chapel." - VO (excerpt from "The Black Chapel").

Friday, April 26, 2024

Early Works


With Mark Ehmcke

Early works - early and first recordings of a number of artists.

1. Route 66 - Rolling Stones

2.  Diddy Wah Diddy - Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band

3.  You Really Got Me - The Kinks

4.  A Certain Girl - The Yardbirds

5.  I'm Not Losing Sleep - David Bowie

6.  I Can Hear The Grass Grow - The Move

7.  Leave Me Be - The Zombies

8.  Mystery Dance (demo) - Elvis Costello

9.  Once I Had A Love (demo) - Blondie

10.  Mona (I Need You Baby) - Rolling Stones

11.  Who Do You Think You're Fooling - Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band

12.  Stop Your Sobbing - The Kinks

13.  Good Morning Little Schoolgirl - The Yardbirds

14.  I Dig Everything - David Bowie

15.  Night Of Fear - The Move

16.  What More Can I Do - The Zombies

17.  Blame It On Cane (demo) - Elvis Costello

18.  Out In The Streets (demo) - Blondie

19.  I'm A King Bee - Rolling Stones

20.  Frying Pan - Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band

21.  I Gotta Move - The Kinks

22.  Too Much Monkey Business - The Yardbirds

23.  Can't Help Thinking About Me - David Bowie

24.  Wave Your Flag And Stop The Train - The Move

25.  You Make Me Feel Good - The Zombies

26.  Hoover Factory (demo) - Elvis Costello

27.  Platinum Blonde (demo) - Blondie

Kogar's Jungle Juice Show #61


01 baby sticks and the kingtones – pygmy SHELLY

02 diablito - the jungle PARKWAY

03 The Enchanters - Tum Tiki TOM TOM

04 harold and bob - jungle beat DELTA

05 chuck rio and the originals – margarita JACKPOT

06 jan davis - watusi zombie HOLIDAY


01 Billy and the Moonlighters - Little Indian Girl CRYSTAL BALL

02 The Fabulous Four - Oop Shoobie Doop Bam a Lam IMPRA

03 The Populairs - Island of Paradise MARVELLO

04 Joe Lyons and the Arrows Bop-A-Loop HIT MAKER

05 The Sevilles - Charlena GALAXY

06 The Pastels My One and Only Dream MASCOT


01 The Wheels Let's Have a Ball PREMIUM RECORDS

02 Bob Williams My Goose is Cooked LEDO

03 Willie Mae big mama Thornton w johnny otis band I Smell a Rat PEACOCK

04 The Five Royales Right Around the Corner KING

05 Don and Dewey Miss Sue SHADE

06 Dossie Terry - Fool Mule AMP 3 RECORDS

07 Esquerita Batty over hattie CAPITOL


01 Andy Starr No Room for your Kind MGM

02 Johnny Burnette Trio Oh Baby Babe CORAL

03 Bill Bodaford and the Rockets Little Girl BACK BEAT RECORDS

04 Robin Hood Brians Dis A Itty Bit FRATERNITY

05 Sparkle Moore With Dan Belloc And His Orchestra Skull and Cross Bones FRATERNITY

06 Warren Smith So Long I'm Gone SUN 288

07 Ronnie Molleen Fat Mama KING


01 Lavern Baker Tiny Tim ATLANTIC

02 Art Neville - Arabian Love Call SPECIALTY

03 Baby Earl and the Trinidads - Back Slop SPQR

04 Lee Dorsey - Behind the Eightball FURY

05 Bobby Marchan and the Clowns - Rockin Behind the Iron Curtain ACE


01 hasil adkins - moon over Madison NORTON

02 cleo page - leaving Mississippi JSP

03 Billy Storm and the Valiants - lover, lover  This Is The Night LP FAMOUS

04 The Midnighters In the Doorway Crying FEDERAL

05 The Delteens with The Orbits - Listen to the Rain FORTUNE

06 hasil adkins  leaves and autumn alternate version tape


outro Hasil Adkins my home town NORTON

Monday, April 22, 2024

Country 2


With Mark Ehmcke

1. Amos Moses - Jerry Reed

2.  She's A Yum Yum - Charlie Rich

3.  Seven Lonely Days - Patsy Cline

4.  Tall Dark Stranger - Buck Owens and his Buckaroos

5.  If I Don't Love You, Baby (Grits Ain't Groceries) - George Jones

6.  Your Good Girl's Gonna Go Bad - Tammy Wynette

7.  Alabam - Cowboy Copas

8.  Big Big City - Moon Mullican

9.  Sing Me Back Home - Merle Haggard

10.  What's In Our Heart - George Jones and Melba Montgomery

11.  Hot Rod Guitar - Joe Maphis

12.  Give Me Forty Acres (To Turn This Rig Around) - The Willis Brothers 13.  Sittin' In An All Night Cafe - Warner Mack

14.  Down And Out - Charlie Rich

15.  Walking After Midnight - Patsy Cline

16.  Mule Skinner Blues - Jerry Reed

17.  Hello Trouble - Buck Owens

18.  Hot Time In The Old Town - Arthur "Guitar Boogie: Smith

19.  You Can't Make A Heel Toe The Mark - Porter Wagoner

20.  We Go Together - George Jones and Tammy Wynette

21.  Tulare Dust - Merle Haggard

22.  Moon's Rock - Moon Mullican

23.  Flat Top Guitar - Cowboy Copas

24.  Stronger Than Dirt - Glenn Barber