Episode 377 – ‘Tis Autumn

On this weeks show Damon is in Autumnal mood with some music associated with the time of year. The tracks are mostly sumptuous played for late evening listening – So, sit back in your favourite chair, pour yourself a drink and relax!

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Music Played

Autumn ConcertoRobert WolfeThursford Collection, Fakenham

3/19 Wurlitzer
Thursford Enterprises Ltd (TECD 04)1991
Autumn CrocusSimon GledhillTower Ballroom, Blackpool

3/14 Wurlitzer
OS Digital (OS 205)1994
‘Tis Autumn/Falling Leaves And A Faded Summer LoveBuddy ColeBuddy Cole Studio, Hollywood CA

3/27 Wurlitzer-Morton
Warner Bros. Records (WS 1557)1964
Lullaby Of The LeavesDan BellomyParamount Brooklyn NY

4/26 Wurlitzer
Cambria Master Recordings (CD-1108)1997
When October GoesChris ElliotShea’s Buffalo Theatre, Buffalo, New York

4/28 Wurlitzer
CPE Productions (CPE-105CD)1993
With The Wind & The Rain In Your HairBill VlasakParamount Music Palace, Indianapolis IN

4/42 Wurlitzer
WJV Productions, Inc (WJVCD-106)1992
When You Wish Upon A StarLyn LarsenShea’s Buffalo Theatre, Buffalo, New York

4/28 Wurlitzer
Musical Contrasts Inc (MCI-110)1993

Episode 373 – Who?

On this weeks show Damon introduces a fresh set of faces – people who haven’t yet been heard on the show and it’s about time they were! Music from Kay McAbee, Jonas Nordwall, Bill Thomson, Virgil Fox and more!

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Music Played

Who?Kay McAbeeRobert Wheeler Residence, Lockport IL

3/16 Wicks
Concert Recording (CR-0079)1971
I Left My Heart At The Stagedoor CanteenLowell AyarsGray’s Armoury Drill Hall, Cleveland OH

3/14 Wurlitzer
Advent Custom Records (LA-23-789)
I Got RhythmRaymond ShelleyFox Detroit MI

4/36 Wurlitzer
Columbia Records (CL 1593)1957
For All We KnowJonas NordwallParamount Portland, Oregon

4/20 Wurlitzer
Gamba Records (JN-102)
WaveBill ThomsonRoaring 20’s Pizza Restaurant, Grand Rapids, MI

3/30 Wurlitzer
Ronson Records (RT-104)
Quando, Quando, QunandoLeroy Lewis with Mario Fabrega & His BandThomas & Edith Reidel Residence, Bethlehem PA

3/26 Wurlitzer
Earsa Records (1001-S)
Variations On “America”Virgil FoxCentury II Wichita

4/37 Wurlitzer
RCA Records (ARL1-0666)1974

Episode 369 – The King Of Organs

On this weeks show Damon delves into the history of the magnificent 4/36 Wurlitzer that once graced the Paramount New York, located on Times Square. The Wurlitzer is now enjoying life in the Century II Wichita.

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Music Played

Times Square BoogieGeorge WrightParamount New York, NY

4/36 Wurlitzer
Banda Records/Coale Education Group (201803)2018
I Married And AngelBill FloydParamount New York, NY

4/36 Wurlitzer
Cook Records/Laboratories (1150)1957
If Ever I Would Leave YouAshley MillerParamount New York, NY

4/36 Wurlitzer
Command Records (RS 881 SD)1964
Tea For TwoDon BakerParamount New York, NY

4/36 Wurlitzer
Concert Recording (CR-0066)1964
From This Moment OnBilly NalleCentury II Wichita

4/37 Wurlitzer
Wichita Theatre Organ, Inc (1458)1978
Heres That Rainy DayRex KouryCentury II Wichita

4/37 Wurlitzer
Advent Records (5027)70’s
If He Walked Into My LifeLyn larsenCentury II Wichita

4/37 Wurlitzer
Wichita Theatre Organ Inc (1461)1998
Get HappySimon GledhillCentury II Wichita

4/38 Wurlitzer
Wichita Theatre Organ Inc (WTOS438)2009

Episode 368 – International Musical Melodies: United Kingdom

Join Damon for his musical tour of the world to help wash away the the lockdown blues.

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Music Played

Sussex By The SeaJohn MannBurtey Fen Collection

3/14 Compton
Burtey Fen Collection (BFC004)2006
London Suite I – Covent GardenChris ElliotPlummer Auditorium, Fullerton CA

4/36 Wurlitzer
CPE Productions (CPE-106CD)1998
Scarborough FairNigel OgdenPlaza Cinema, Stockport

3/11 Compton
COS Tapes (COS119)1988
Blackpool BounceReginald DixonTower Ballroom, Blackpool

3/13 Wurlitzer
78rpm Record30’s
Welsh Medley: Men Of Harlech/The Flower Dance/Rise Of The Lark/All Through The Night/God Bless The Prince Of WalesDavid LoweNeuadd Pendre, Tywyn

3c/9 Wurlitzer
OS Digital (OS239)1998
Londonderry AirWalt StronySt. Mary Of The Lake Auditorium, Mundelein, Illinois

4/19 Wurlitzer
Walter Strony Organ Concerts (WSOC-2)1993
Cock Of The North/Loch Lomond/Scotland The Brave/Cock Of The NorthRobert WolfeThursford Collection, Fakenham

3/19 Wurlitzer
Thursford Enterprises Ltd (TE 12)1984

Episode 367 – Stars on 45

On this weeks show Damon is in the Vinyl yet again, but this time he’s in the world of EP’s and Singles. A small number of releases were exclusive to those formats and featured David Shepherd, Robin Richmond, Reginald Dixon and others!

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Music Played

Ain’t Misbehavin’Fats Waller And His Continental RhythmAbbey Road EMI Studios

3/9 Compton
His Masters Voice (7EG 8602)60’s
Ballet Egyptien Part 1Reginald DixonTower Ballroom, Blackpool

3/14 Wurlitzer
Columbia Records (SEG8006)1960
Dance Of The Blue MarionettesDavid ShepherdTaverham Hall, Norfolk

3c/8 Compton
J&B Recordings70’s
Unchained Melody/Cherry Pink/Stranger In ParadiseRobin RichmondHammond OrganNixa Records (NEP24011)1955
Lullaby Of Broadway/For You/When I Take My Sugar To Tea/I’ll See You In My Dreams/Bye Bye Blues/I’ll See You AgainJoseph SealRegal/ABC Kingston

3/12 Wurlitzer
Parlophone ‎(GEP 8542)1955
Tiger RagBrian SharpElectronic Organ PlusGrosvenor Records (GRS 1014)1973

Episode 366 – International Musical Melodies: Mexico to Brazil

Join Damon for his musical tour of the world to help wash away the the lockdown blues.

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Music Played

Autumn In New YorkBuddy ColeBuddy Cole Studio, Hollywood CA

3/27 Wurlitzer-Morton
Warner Bros. Records (WS 1557)1964
Viva MexicoReginald Porter-BrownGranada, Tooting London

4/14 Wurlitzer
DMC Archive1958
Adios MexicoGerald ShawOdeon Leicester Square, London

5c/17 Compton
Musiqua2015
Cuban CasadeJohn MannTrinity Arts Centre, Pudsey

3/8 Wurlitzer
Grosvenor Records (CDGRS1263)90’s
Jamaica FarewellTom HazletonOpera House, Thomaston, CT

3/15 Marr & Colton
Connecticut Valley Theatre Organ Society, Inc2009
Port-Au-PrinceJelani EddingtonOrgan Piper Music Palace, Milwaukee WI

3/27 Kimbal/Wurlitzer
Piper Productions (CD101)90’s
Porto RicoGeorge BlackmoreSouthampton Guildhall

4/50 Compton
EMI Records (SX 6212)1968
Summer Evening In Santa CruzDonald MacKenzieMusical Museum, Brentford

3/12 Wurlitzer
Musiqua (MMRCD0109)2009
Holiday In RioLyn LarsenSanfilippo Music Salon, Barrington Hills IL

5/80 Wurlitzer
Musical Contrasts Inc (MCI-212)2002
BrazilRichard HillsDolby House, Holbeach

3/19 Compton
Cinema Organ Society (COS 127)2000

Episode 364 – International Musical Melodies: USA, Chicago to Vermont

Join Damon for his musical tour of the world to help wash away the the lockdown blues.

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Music Played

Chicago/My Kind Of TownWalt StronySanfilippo Music Salon, Barrington Hills IL

5/80 Wurlitzer
Walter Strony Organ Concerts (WSOC-4)2007
The Tennessee WaltzJelani EddingtonThe Tennessee Theatre, Knoxville, TN

3/17 Wurlitzer
RJE Productions LLX (RJE-1930)2007
Sentimental Gentleman From GeorgiaLen RawleTonawanda, Chorleywood

4/24 Wurlitzer
Concert Recording (CR-0082)60’s
Carolina In The MorningEverett NourseFox San Francisco CA

4/36 Wurlitzer
Fantasy Records (501395014)1963
Pennsylvania PolkaPhil KelsallTower Ballroom, Blackpool

3/14 Wurlitzer
Grasmere Records (GRALP 34)1989
Autumn In New YorkBuddy ColeBuddy Cole Studio, Hollywood CA

3/27 Wurlitzer-Morton
Warner Bros. Records (1557)1962
New York, New YorkMichael WooldridgeNew Victoria Centre, Howden-le-Wear

3/19 Wurlitzer
Merlin Productions2012
Moonlight In VermontBryan RodwellSouthbank Polytechnic, London

4/24 Wurlitzer
COS Tapes (COS116)1989

Episode 363 – 33 1/3

On this weeks show Damon is in the Vinyl era with new additions to the archive! Artists include Ann Leaf, Rex, Koury, Bill Vlasak, Brain Sharp and more!

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Music Played

The Trolley SongBilly NalleAuditorium Theatre, Rochester NY

4/22 Wurlitzer
Telarc Records (5031)1977
Shangri-laAnn LeafBuddy Cole Studio, Hollywood CA

3/27 Wurlitzer-Morton
Warner Bros Records (WS 1609)60’s
Taste Of SadnessWalter WanderlyHammond PlusPolydor Records (2310 263)1966
Love Is A Many Splendored ThingBrian SharpRhia OrchestraGrosvenor Records (GRS 1073)1979
Tom Mix: Tender Heart IntermezzoEna BagaPianoMusic For Pleasure (MFP 50343)1977
Pink Panther ThemeRex KouryCentury II Wichita

4/36 Wurlitzer
Advent Records (5027)70’s
Sooner Or LaterBill VlasakParamount Music Palace, Indianapolis IN

4/42 Wurlitzer
Chromatix (WJV 101)80’s
Suite Gothique: IV Toccata (Boellmann)Hector OliveraJohn Dickinson High School, Wilmington DE

3/28 Kimball
Engle Associates Recording (EAR-10272-73)80’s

Episode 362 – International Musical Melodies: USA, California to Alabama

Join Damon for his musical tour of the world to help wash away the the lockdown blues.

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Music Played

California, Here I ComeSimon GledhillCastro Theatre, San Francisco, CA

4/21 Wurlitzer/Clout
TV Recording (Clout 421)1990
I Left My Heart In San FranciscoRon RhodeOrgan Stop Pizza, Mesa AZ

3/23 Wurlitzer
Roxy Productions (RP-107 CD)1994
Las VegasNigel OgdenDavenport Theatre, Stockport

3/7 Compton
Lancastrian Theatre Organ Trust Production (LTOT991)1999
IdahoBuddy Cole TrioHammond OrganJasmine Records (JASCD 185)2011
Oklahoma Selection: Oh What A Beautiful Morning/The Farmer And The Cowman/People Will Say We’re In Love/OklahomaJohn MannDome Brighton

4/41 Hill Norman and Beard ‘Christie’
John Mann Productions2010
Way Down Yonder In New OrleansLen RawleURC Ipswich

3/10 Christie
Ipswich light Organ Music Society (ILOMS40)2011
Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans?Charlie BaloghOrgan Stop Pizza, Mesa AZ

4/78 Wurlitzer
ERB Enterprises, Inc (ERB106)00’s
Mississippi MudGeorge WrightFox San Francisco CA

4/36 Wurlitzer
BANDA CD (BA9221)1993
Stars Fell On AlabamaJospeh SealRegal/ABC Kingston

3/12 Wurlitzer
PYE Records (NSPL 18261)1968

Episode 360 – International Musical Melodies: Japan to Canada

Join Damon for his musical tour of the world to help wash away the the lockdown blues.

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Music Played

Japanese SandmanGeorge WrightRichard Vaughn Studio Organ, Hollywood CA

5/21 Wurlitzer
Hi-Fi Records (R-717)1972
Nagasaki Ron RodeColonial Theatre Pheonixville, PA

4/28 Kimball
Roxy Productions (RP-105-CD)1992
I Still Call Australia HomeScott HarrisonDendy Theatre, Brighton, Melbourne, Australia

3/15 Wurlitzer
Scott Harrison Productions2003
Waltzing MatildaChris McPheeCapri Theatre, Adelaide

4/24 Wurlitzer
Chris McPhee (CMCD001)1994
Hawaiian Wedding SongLen RawleWurlitzer Hall, Leisure Centre, Woking

3/8 Wurlitzer
Tonawanda Sound (TWS 2015)1995
Hawaiian War ChantDon KnightsHawaii Cinema, Honolulu

HI 4/16 Morton
Deroy Records (Deroy 1108)1974
Moonlight Over TahitiAl BollingtonConn OrganDecca Records (DL 4223)60’s
Canadian CapersNicholas MartinTurners Musical Merry-Go-Round

3/19 Wurlitzer
Turners Entertainments Ltd (TCTMM12)1993