Your Route 66 Playlist for Oct. 22, 2017

It’s finally starting to feel like fall in Atlanta. So nice to be done with the near-record heat for a while.

Wednesday, October 18th would have been Chuck Berry‘s 91st birthday and we marked the occasion by, again, spinning some of his greats.

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Here’s your WRFG Route 66 Playlist for Sunday, October 22, 2017

Hosts: John & Frankie Lee
Birthday: Chuck Berry – Born Charles Edward Anderson Berry in Saint Louis, Missouri on October 18, 1926.

Song – Artist – Album or First Release

Doby’s Boogie – Freddie Mitchell & His Orchestra – Derby Records (1949)

Did You See Jackie Robinson Hit That Ball? – Buddy Johnson & His Orchestra – Decca Records (1949)
Topsy – Royal Crown Revue – Mugzy’s Move (1996)
But I Was Cool – Oscar Brown Jr. – Sin & Soul… And Then Some (1961)

Quiet Money – Al Basile – Quiet Money (2017)
The Train Kept A-Rollin’ – Tiny Bradshaw – Coed Records (1956)
Brown Eyed Handsome Man – Mike Sanchez – Just Can’t Afford It (1999)

No Money Down – Chuck Berry – After School Session (1957)
Wild Wild Young Men – Ruth Brown – Atlantic Records (1953)
So Long (For Jay P) – Rick Estrin & The Nighthawks – Groovin’ In Greaseland (2017)

Baby Baby Every Night – Etta James & The Flares – Kent Records (1958)
You Got Me Reeling & Rocking – Roy Milton & His Band – Doo Tone Records (1955)
Knock Him Down Whiskey – Sugar Ray Robinson with Earl Hines & His Orchestra – King Records (1951)

T-Bone Jumps Again – Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers – Live At Mick Fleetwood’s (2017)
Papa Ain’t Salty – T-Bone Walker – Atlantic Records (1955)

Give Me Time To Explain – Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown – Alright Again (1981)
Central Avenue Boogie – Helen Humes & Her All Stars – Phio Records (1945)
Mercintary Papa – Cootie Williams & His Orchestra – Mercury Records (1949)

I Cried For You – Alberta Hunter – The Glory Of Alberta Hunter (1982)
Mean Old World – Van Morrison – Roll With The Punches (2017)
Rockin’ At The Philharmonic – Chuck Berry – One Dozen Berrys (1958)

Greyhound – Amos Milburn – Aladdin Records (1952)
Lotus Blossom – Duke Robillard with Kelly Hunt – Duke Robillard & His Dames Of Rhythm (2017)

Blue Light Boogie – Louis Jordan – Decca Records (1950)
Adam’s Alley – Illinois Jacquet – King Jacquet (1949)

I’m Ready – Muddy Waters – Chess Records (1954)
Willie & The Hand Jive – The Johnny Otis Show – Live At Monterey! (1970)
Chopper’s Dream – Rockabilly Kitty Rose – Gotta Wind Down! (2017)

Big Boys – Chuck Berry – Chuck (2017)
Johnny B. Goodie – Big Woody Garrett with the Doobie Twisters – Mr. Boogie Woogie Nighthawk (1992)
Grandpa Can Boogie Too – Lil Greenwood & The Four Jacks – Federal Records (1952)

Grandma – Long John Hunter – Yucca Records (1961)
I Feel That Old Age Coming On – Wynonie Harris – King Records (1949)

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Tag (You’re It) – Little Charlie & The Nightcats – Nine Lives (2005)