Jiving Jamboree Various Artists (Jiving)


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Jiving Jamboree marks up your dance cards for 25 reelin' and a'rockin' sides from the late Forties, Fifties and early Sixties (the golden era of jump blues and rock 'n' roll). Opening in style with the Godfather of jump jive Louis Jordan and his classic Saturday Night Fish Fry, the album puts the listener and the dancer through their paces with Joe Liggin's rock hard rhythmic The Honeydripper, TV Slim's down-home shuffle Flat Foot Sam, Bobby Day's Rockin' Robin, Clarence Frogman Henry's New Orleans R&B powerhouse Ain't Got No Home (covered a decade later by The Band on their Moondog Matinee album) and lots of other goodies .This CD is bound to be in great demand in the many jive clubs and classes all over the world - in fact it was compiled by the UKs leading jive performer and teacher 'Rockin' Robin Weathersbee, who also wrote a 'history' of jive in the CD book.Jiving Jamboree simultaneously evokes memories of one of the great dance eras of the recent past whilst providing the perfect soundtrack for a new generation of dance-floor jivers. As Slim Gaillard used to say, this one's solid!


Track listing


Side 1

  • 01 Preview Saturday Night Fish Fry - Louis Jordan

  • 02 Preview Ain't Got No Home - Clarence "Frogman" Henry

  • 03 Preview Something's Goin' On In My Room - Daddy Cleanhead

  • 04 Preview They Call Me Big Mama - Big Mama Thornton

  • 05 Preview The Honeydripper - Joe Liggins & his Honeydrippers

  • 06 Preview Love, Love Of My Life - Jesse Belvin

  • 07 Preview I Want You - The Cadets

  • 08 Preview Buzz, Buzz, Buzz - The Hollywood Flames

  • 09 Preview Wet Back Hop - Chuck Higgins And His Band

  • 10 Preview Ding Dong Daddy - Wynona Carr

  • 11 Preview Music Goes Round And Round - Paul Gayten

  • 12 Preview Don't Stop Loving Me - Eugene Church

  • 13 Preview Nite Life Boogie - Jimmy Liggins & His Drops Of Joy

  • 14 Preview Opus One - The Mills Brothers

  • 15 Preview Hit, Git And Split - Young Jessie

  • 16 Preview Rockin' Robin - Bobby Day

  • 17 Preview My Baby's Rockin' - The Monitors

  • 18 Preview That's All - Etta James

  • 19 Preview You Got Me Reelin' And Rockin' - Roy Milton & His Orchestra

  • 20 Preview O Sole Mio Boogie - Camille Howard

  • 21 Preview Free And Easy - The Titans

  • 22 Preview Hey Girl, Hey Boy - Oscar McLollie & Jeanette Baker

  • 23 Preview Rock That Boogie - Joe Houston

  • 24 Preview Flat Foot Sam - T V Slim & His Heartbreakers

  • 25 Preview My Man aka He May Be Your Man - Dolly Cooper

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