The Legends of the Rocking Dutchman - episode 164

Legends Mix

One of today's mixed set of tunes is a woman, who unvoluntarily became one of the key persons of the Paramount record company. In this show I'll tell you how come that this pianist and secretary had to find out, that the whole Race music department got loaded on her shoulders.

Also in this show some credits for Jimmy Ricks, who set the standard for a whole generation of bass singers, how Roy Brown lost his key to success and the follow-up song of Sam Theard's standard You Rascal You.



  1. Bill Doggett - Number Three
  2. Roy Brown - Brown Angel
  3. The Johnny Otis Orchestra - Young Girl
  4. Joe 'Papoose' Fritz - Summer's Coming on
  5. Ravens - Gotta Find My Baby
  6. George Crawford & the Four Blazes - Oh Boy That's Where My Money Goes
  7. Ike Lloyd - I Only Want Your Love
  8. Clarence Gatemouth Brown - Didn't Reach My Goal
  9. Big Tiny Kennedy - I Need A Good Woman
  10. Jimmie Gordon - I Believe I Been Hoodooed
  11. Lovin' Sam Theard - I Done Caught That Rascal Now
  12. Barrel House Annie - If It Don't Fit (Don't Force It)
  13. Earl 'Fatha' Hines - Blue Drag
  14. Big Boy Teddy Edwards - Run Away Blues
  15. Robert Petway - Catfish Blues
  16. Lazy Bill Lucas - She got me walkin'


  • Wild Bill Moore Sextette - Bongo Bounce
The following music served as background music during the spoken parts:
  • Kirk Kirkland - The Saxaphone Rag
  • Walter Davis - Stop That Train In Harlem
  • Count Basie - Jumpin at the Woodside
  • Harlem Hamfats - Hamfat Swing
  • Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra - Sorghum Switch
  • Julian Dash - Creamin' Boogie
  • Lucky Milinder - Apollo Jump