Old Codger with Courtney T. Edison | WFMU

Old Codger with Courtney T. Edison | WFMU

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The Old Codger: playing 78 RPM records like they’re going out of style! Fats Waller – “Sloppy Water Blues”
Cole Porter – “C’est Magnifique”
Ken Freedman – “phone message to Courtney about selling the station”
Euneeda Bodenheim – “Delbarton’s Poesy Alive™ (celebrating National Poetry Month)”
Koichi Sugii – “Kiso-Bushi”
Cab Calloway & His Orchestra – “Everybody Eats When They Come to My House”
Boots & His Buddies – “Anytime”
Flip the Frog – “Fire-Fire (1932)”
George Formby – “I Don’t Like”
Walter Gross – “Creepy Weepy (A Boogie-Woogie Study)”
Stuff Smith & Robert Crum – “Windy City”
Gus Bodenheim – “El Pillow de Oro™”
Dorothy Donegan – “St. Louis Blues”
Mario “Harp” Lorenzi and His Rhythmics – “There’s Something in the Air”
Ruth Etting – “Hey! Young Fella”
Sophie Tucker – “Life Begins at Forty” https://www.wfmu.org/playlists/shows/102745

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