[Dixielandjazz] Re: from WWL -Vintage Jazz RadioShows
mcvouty78 at hotmail.com
Wed Jun 15 09:47:31 PDT 2005
Thanks for checking, Bill. I'm glad I wasn't wrong about not being able to
find that recording. It might well have been recorded specifically for the
show. I'm not familiar with the Tap Room Blues, though I have heard of
Preacher Rollo (God knows where!).
May I also comment, as many others have done, that this is a great list?
Thanks for all the info you and others regularly provide.
Bill Haesler wrote:
>In connection with the current thread regarding the WWL (vintage) radio
>broadcasts you said in part: >The show's theme song was a great version of
>the New Orleans tune originally recorded by Louis Armstrong's Hot Five,
>I'm In the Barrel," by Tony Parenti, and I've been looking for that record
>Easy, I thought.
>Look it up in the Parenti discography and send the details.
>But, it is not shown in any of my files!!
>Was is a recording or itself taken from a broadcast?
>I have a few of these NOJC broadcasts and checked the theme.
>No doubt it is what you say it is.
>Certainly sounds like Tony Parenti to me.
>Could it be (renamed as) "Tap Room Blues" by Preacher Rollo & the Five
>Saints made in March 1953 for an MGM LP?
>Someone out there has the answer.
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