Monday, May 27, 2024

Country A Go-Go


With Debbie D

1 Speedy West Sunset In Waikiki

2 Guilloteens Hey You!

3 Bernie Waldon Bright Lights And Go-Go Girls

4 Blaine Smith There Stands The Glass - Hillbilly From The Windy City

5 Norma Jean A-11

6 Eddie Bond Someday I’ll Sober Up

7 Grady Martin The Fuzz

8 Thumbs Carlille Springfield Guitar Social

9 Tennessee Ernie Ford The Watermelon Song

10 Hayden Thompson These Boots Are Made For Walkin’

11 Billy Joe Royal Hush

12 The Everly Brothers Nancy’s Minuet

13 Thumbs Carlille Candy Girl

14 Johnny Cash No Expectations

15 Jerry Lee Lewis Save the Last Dance for Me

16 David Hill Wild Child

17 Wynn Stewart Slightly Used

18 Wanda Jackson Tears Will Be the Chaser for Your Wine

19 Chet Atkins Boo Boo Stick Beat

20 Mike Berry & the Outlaws Tribute To Buddy Holly

21 Buddy Holly Well, All Right

22 Arthur Alexander Down The Backroads

23 Fred Neil Everybody’s Talkin’

24 Shirl Milete Afraid To Rock The Boat

25 Jim & Jesse Farewell Blues

Aircheck Of The Week


This is a rare recording of Bob T. (the "T" is for Tarring) on New York's 1600 AM, home of the WWRL Soul Brothers. It's state-of-the-art soul radio from May, 1966. Listen and enjoy.

Friday, May 24, 2024

Kogar's Jungle Juice Show #65


01 Bob Taylor and the Counts - Thunder YUCCA

02 Don and Tony and the Nighthawks Lightning STAR ARTISTS

03 Ron Thompson and his Rowdy Guitar Switchblade SOMA

04 Johnny Duhon and the Yello-Jakets - So What TREY

05 Richie and the Saxons Bottom of the Barrel TIP RECORDS

06 the lost ones - trouble in the streets VALIANT

07 The Dynamics J.A.J BOJO


01 The Lavenders - I Said Look LAKE

02 The Twilights - Little Richard STAR 6

03 The Pyramids - Ok Baby DAVIS

04 The Blockbusters Why Baby Why ALADDIN

05 The Du Droppers Get Lost RCA VICTOR

06 The Roamers Tell Me Darling MUSIC CITY


01 Ruth Brown and her Rhythmakers Mambo Baby ATLANTIC

02 Stella Johnson Yeah Baby KRC

03 Willie Johnson with Thelma Don't Tell Mama SAVOY

04 Prince Patridge with Monroe Tuckers Orch Don't Talk Back to Me CREST

05 Chuck Higgins and his Mellotones Real Gone Hound Dog COMBO

06 Baby Boy Jennings Goin Home SAVOY


01 Al Ferrier I'm the Man EXCELLO

02 Del Saint and the Devils Rock Yea CHECKER

03 Four Teens Spark Plug CHALLENGE

04 Larry Dowd Pink Cadillac SPINNING RECORDS

05 Franklin Brothers So Real COLONIAL

06 Narvel Felts Cry Baby Cry MERCURY

07 Howard Crockett Night Rider DOT

08 Wade Curtiss and the Rhythm Rockers Maxine NORTON


01 Jesse and Buzzy Goin Back To Orleans SAVOY

02 Clarence Gatemouth Brown Okie Dokie Stomp PEACOCK

03 Frankie Lee Sims What Will Lucy Do ACE

04 Arthur big boy Crudup Star Bootlegger RCA VICTOR

05 Moose John Wrong Doin Woman ULTRA


01 Randy Fuller - Wolfman MUSTANG

02 the shindigs - thunder reef MUSTANG

03 Bobby Fuller Four Let her Dance MUSTANG

04 los vampiranos - el vampiro VA - El Paso Rock - Vol 8 - El Vampiro NORTON

05 the torquetts - bacardi TORQUETT

06 D.Y. And The Motivatiors - Hold It VA - El Paso Rock - Vol 6 - Black Out NORTON

07 Johnny Garmon & The Shadows - You're Wrong VA - El Paso Rock - Vol 4 - Thunder NORTON

08 The Bobby Fuller Four - Never to Be Forgotten MUSTANG

Thursday, May 23, 2024

Forgotten 45s


With David Bruce

Monday, May 20, 2024

Aircheck Of The Week


Say hello to Harv Moore, the boy next door on WPGC in D.C. It’s May, 1969…a couple of months before Neil Armstrong’s moon walk, and 3 months before Woodstock. Lots of forgotten hits to be heard in this aircheck, so listen and enjoy.

Sunday, May 19, 2024

9 Records


With Mark Ehmcke

1. Soul Shake - Peggy Scott and Jo Jo Benson

2.  Cash On The Barrel Head - Charlie Louvin

3.  Crazy Horses - The Osmonds

4.  Hell's Angels - Johnny Bond

5.  Five Guys Named Moe - Louis Jordan

6.  Mental Revenge - Johnny Darrell

7.  You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' - Telly Savalas

8.  For Strippers Only - Sonny Lester & His Orchestra

9.  (D.T.) Alcoholic Hallucinations - Larry Doig

10.  Pickin' Wild Mountain Berries - Peggy Scott and Jo Jo Benson

11.  The Walk - Jimmy McCracklin

12.  Hold Her Tight - The Osmonds

13.  It's Nothing To Me - Dick Curless

14.  Pardon Mr. Gordon - Rod Bernard

15.  Six Strings Away - Waylon Jennings

16.  Colinda - Rod Bernard

17.  Let The Door Hit You - Jimmy McCracklin

18.  Rubber Bands and Bits of String - Telly Savalas

19.  Reet, Petite, And Gone - Louis Jordan

20.  I Scare Myself - Barry Reynolds

21.  I Want To Love You Baby - Peggy Scott and Jo Jo Benson

22.  Who's Gonna Rock My Baby - Rod Bernard

23.  Utah - The Osmonds

24.  Arkansas (Part 1) - Jimmy McCracklin

Friday, May 17, 2024

Kogar's Jungle Juice Show #64

01 Satellites with the Space Man Blast Off CHESS

02 Ricki Starr and his all stars - shooting starr RCA victor

03 The Dynatones Moon Shot MISSLE RECORDS

04 The Starlights – Starfire CLIMAX

05 Comrade X - Theme from Spacenik ERA

06 The Sci-Fi's Science Friction ERA


01 The Saucers Flossie Mae KICK

02 El Vireos Silly Willie REVELLO

03 The Turbans - Sister Sookie HERALD

04 The Enchanters - Fan Me Baby CORAL

05 The Du Droppers Talk That Talk GROOVE

06 Laverne Ray and the Raytones - i've got that feeling OKEH


01 Piano Slim and his Rockin Four Lot of Shakin Lot of Jivin C AND P RECORDS HOUSTON

02 Jay Jay Johnson - Fannie Mae FROLIC

03 Marie Knight with the Teacho wiltshire orchestra - I thought I told you not to tell them BATON

04 Joe McCoy and his Real McCoys Hey Hey Loretta  TIARA

05 Louis Jordan - cat scratchin MERCURY

06 Fats Matthews - Down the Line IMPERIAL


01 Billy Riley The Little Green Men – Pearly lee  SUN 277

02 The Deuces WIld I'm in a Whirl SPECIALTY

03 The Schooners - Viddley Biddly Baby EMBER

04 The Three Clicks - Rockin Along DEVERE RECORDS

05 Tommy Danton and the Echos Oh Yeah PAR

06 The Dixielanders Uncle John's Bongos DO-RA-ME

07 Danny Andrew Bongo Boy VERVE

08 Ernie Chaffin Laughin and Jokin SUN 275


01 Arbee Stidham - meet me half way ABCO

02 big jack reynolds - i had a little dog HI-Q

03 Guitar Jr The Crawl GOLDBAND RECORDS

04 Lowell Fullson Don't Drive Me Baby CHECKER

05 Otis Rush Violent Love COBRA


01 Mac Rebennack – Storm Warning REX

02 The Jesters of Newport Stormy SOLO

03 Floyd Dakil Combo Look What You Gone and Done GUYDEN

04 jack eely and the courtmen - louie, louie '66 KINGSMEN

05 The Sparkles – Hipsville 29 B. C. (I Need Help) HICKORY

06 Thee Midniters Looking Out a Window WHITTIER

07 MC5 - black to comm

 Outro Laverne Baker Romance in the Dark

Thursday, May 16, 2024

The Mal Thursday Show: 1966 A to Z - N-O

The Nashville Teens: The Hard Way
The New Breed (Worcester MA): Wasting My Time
The New Colony Six: I Lie Awake/At the River's Edge
The New Fugitives: She's My Baby
The Newports: The Trouble Is You
Nico: I'm Not Sayin'
The Nightcrawlers (Daytona Beach FL): I Don't Remember/A Basket of Flowers
The Nightcrawlers (MN): Nightcrawlin' (bed)
The Newbeats
: Coca Cola Spot
KHJ Batman promo
The Nite-Owls: Come on Back
Nobody's Children:
Junco Partner
The No-Na-Mees:
Gotta Hold on
Don Norman and The Other Four: Low Man
Laura Nyro: Stoney End (mono 45 version)
Nevada Smith trailer

Mal Thursday's Texas Tyme Machine:
Willie Nelson: I Never Cared for You/Night Life (live)
The New Breed (Dallas TX): Big Time
The New Rumley Invincibles: Living with the Birds
The Novas:
William Junior
The Outcasts (San Antonio TX): I'm Pittsburgh (and It's Raining)/Sweet Mary

I Saw What You Did trailer
The Olivers: I Saw What You Did
Opus 1: Back Seat '38 Dodge
The Other Four: Your Ma Said You Cried
The Other Half: Mr. Pharmacist
The Other Side: Streetcar
The Others: I'm in Need
The Outcasts (Long Island NY): Set Me Free
The Orbits:
Fuzzy (bed)

The Outsiders
(Cleveland OH): Time Won't Let Me
The Outsiders (Amsterdam NE): Touch/That's Your Problem
The Outsiders (Tampa FL): Summertime Blues
The Outspoken Blues: Not Right Now
Our Gang: Careless Love
Glaring Omissions H-K:
Eddie Harris: Listen Here (bed)
Jimi Hendrix Experience
: Hey Joe (alt. mono mix)
The Hollies
with Peter Sellers: After the Fox
The Impressions: Too Slow
The Jay-Jays: Shake it Some More/To-Day I'm Gay
Paul Jones: I've Been a Bad, Bad Boy
The Kinks:
Sunny Afternoon (mono)

Monday, May 13, 2024

Aircheck Of The Week


It’s May, 1964 and you’re listening to “Cleveland’s million dollar music man” Jim Stagg. The British Invasion has arrived , and you’ll hear the British and American hits and misses on KYW.

Saturday, May 11, 2024

Country A Go-Go


With Debbie D

1 Jelly Sanders - Fiddlin’ Country Style

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

3 Freddy Fender  - She’s About A Mover

4 Buck Owens - CMHOF

5 Buck Owens - Tall Dark Stranger

6 Don Rich with The Buckaroos - Guitar Picking Man

7 Hal Wayne - Who’s Gonna Sing The Harmony (A Tribute To Don Rich)

8 Homer & Jethro - I”m Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover

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

10 Porter Wagoner - The First Mrs. Jones

11 Dan Penn - I’m Your Puppet

12 Bobby Fuller - Eastwood High Dance

13 Bobby Fuller - It’s Love, Come What May

14 Flatt & Scruggs - Memphis

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

16 Shirl Milete - Big Country Blues

17 Hank Snow - I’ve Been Everywhere

18 Del Reeves - Trucker’s Paradise

19 Gene Clark & The Flying Burrito Brothers - Here Tonight

20 Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen - Seeds and Stems Again

21 Duane Eddy - Forty Miles of Bad Road 

22 Duane Eddy with the Rebelettes - (Dance With The) Guitar Man

23 Red Lane - Valley of the Never Do No Good

24 Roy Clark - Afraid To Rock The Boat

25 Harlan Howard - It’s Nothin’ To Me

26 Link Wray - Ace Of Spades

Forgotten 45s


With David Bruce

Another death-defying trip through time to the golden age of AM Top 40 radio with forgotten hits, Pams jingles, classic commercials and a boss DJ!

Beatles - Act Naturally

Who - I'm Free

Tom Jones - With These Hands

Grateful Dead - Uncle John's Band

Kingston Trio - Tijuana Jail

Lesley Gore - Treat Me Like A Lady

Delfonics - Ready Or Not Here I Come

Playmates - What Is Love

Baskerville Hounds - Hold Me

The Girl Can't Help It Movie spot

Steppenwolf - Hey Lawdy Mama

B.J. Thomas - Mama

Band - Rag Mama Rag

Mama Cass - It's Getting Better

Sailcat - Motorcycle Mama

Gene Pitney - Louisiana Mama

Joanie Somers Pepsi spot

Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gorme - I Can't Stop Talking About You

Roger Miller - Engine Engine #9

Guess Who - Laughing

Barbara Lewis - Someday We're Gonna Love Again

Cleftones - Little Girl Of Mine

Yellow Pages spot

Turtles - Love In The City

Lee Dorsey - My Old Car

Friday, May 10, 2024

Kogar's Jungle Juice Show #63


01 Duane Eddy - Peter Gunn LONDON

02 Duane Eddy – Ramrod JAMIE

2.5 Around-The-World pizza (Duane Eddy w Willie & The Wheels - Freight Train)

03 The Cajuns Cajun Blues SAGE Jackie DeShannon’s backing band

04 The Dothans Full House HEART killer cheapie

05 Dick Dale Night Rider CAPITOL

06 Link Wray Run Chicken Run SWAN

07 Tino & Revlons – Rumble “By Request at the Sway-Zee” LP DEARBORN


01. Frantic Johnny Rogers - Sassy CINDY “the Sharps”

02 Joe Conwright and his Mighty Men - Down in the Congo ORCHESTRA

03 Rocky Turner The Bugga Bear PROGRESS

04 Tony Allen and the Chimes Check Yourself Baby SPECIALTY

05 The Crenshaws He's Got the Whole World in his Hands WARNER BROTHERS

06 The 5 Swans - Lil Tipa Tina MUSIC CITY


01 Long John Hunter El Paso Rock YUCCA

02 Wilbert Harrison Let's Stick Together FURY

03 Stomp Gordon Ride Superman Ride SAVOY

04 The Upstarts Feed Me Baby APOLLO

05 Ivory Joe Hunter Rockin Chair Boogie MGM

06 Lula Reed Every Second KING BIOGRAPHY LABEL

07 Bunker Hill Hide and Go Seek Part 1 MALA


01 Jimmy Dee and the Offbeats Henrietta DOT

02 Al Downing Down on the Farm WHITE ROCK

03 The Bell Notes Real Wild Child the wild one MADISON

04 Chuck and Bill -The Kentuckians- Way Out There BRUNSWICK

05 Daryl Britt and the Blue Jeans Lover Lover NORTON originally on BLUE

06 Chuck Dallis with Lorenzo Smith Good Show but No Go GLENN

07 The Downbeats Run to me Baby SARG

08 Huelyn Duvall Three Months to Kill CHALLENGE


01 Elmore James Knocking at Your Door CHIEF

02 Larry Dale Let the Door Bell Ring GLOVER

03 Earl Hooker Swear to Tell the Truth AGE vocal by Mr Tidwell

04 Jimmy Anderson I Wanna Boogie ZYNN

05 Slim Harpo Te Ni Nee Ni Nu EXCELLO


01 The Continental Cousins Relax PALETTE

02 terry noland - there was a fungus among us BRUNSWICK

03 the grass-hoppers - mod socks SUNBURST

04 The Dinks Nina Kocka Nina SULLY

05 The Dynamic Kapers - Alligator Wine JED

06 Dow Jones True Fine Mama EXCHANGE


07 Jim Dale and the Comancheros VW TEEN

08 The Montclairs Queen of Misery FAME

 Outro Lavern Baker Romance in the Dark