Star Spangled Radio Hour - 8.18.18

Saturday, August 18th

SSRH 428

AUGUST 18, 2018

COUNT BASIE

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, COUNT!

ONE O’CLOCK JUMP

Decca 1363

July 7, 1937

SENT FOR YOU YESTERDAY AND HERE YOU COME TODAY

Decca 1880

Jimmy Rushing, vocal

February 6, 1938

SWINGIN’ THE BLUES

Decca 1880

February 6, 1938

ONE O’CLOCK JUMP (opening theme)

EVERY TUB

FLAT FOOT FLOOGIE

America Dances

CBS and BBC Broadcast

July 9, 1938

New York

STOP BEATIN’ AROUND THE MULBERRY BUSH

Decca 2004

Jimmy Rushing and the band, vocal

August 22, 1938

TAXI WAR DANCE

Vocalion 4748

March 19, 1939

ONE O’CLOCK JUMP (opening theme)

EBONY RHAPSODY

DARN THAT DREAM

Helen Humes, vocal

BABY, DON’T TELL ON ME

Jimmy Rushing, vocal

NBC-Blue Broadcast

Southland Café

Boston

February 20, 1940

EASY DOES IT

Columbia 35448

March 20, 1940

MOTEN SWING

Okeh 5732

August 8, 1940

DRAFTIN BLUES

Okeh 5897

October 30, 1940

Jimmy Rushing, vocal

TUESDAY AT TEN

ONE O’CLOCK JUMP (closing theme)

CBS Broadcast

Café Society Uptown

New York

September 19, 1941

9:20 SPECIAL

YES, INDEED

Jimmy Rushing, vocal

CBS Broadcast

Café Society Uptown

New York

September 20, 1941

DIGGIN’ FOR DEX

CBS Broadcast

Café Society Uptown

New York

Jimmy Rushing, vocal

October 21, 1941

HARVARD BLUES

Okeh 6564

Jimmy Rushing, vocal

November 17, 1941

AIN’T IT THE TRUTH

Columbia 36845

July 27, 1942

ONE O’CLOCK JUMP (program open)
AIR MAIL SPECIAL

Opening remarks by Ernie Whitman and Count Basie

AFRS Jubilee 32

NBC Hollywood

MY IDEAL

AFRS Jubilee 55

December 8, 1943

Thelma Carpenter, vocal

AVENUE C

MORE THAN YOU KNOW

Thelma Carpenter, vocal

BASIE’S BAG (BASIE BOOGIE)

JUMPIN’ AT THE WOODSIDE

AFRS Jubilee 96

September 11, 1944

DO NOTHING TILL YOU HEAR FROM ME

Thelma Carpenter, vocal

GEE, BABY, AIN’T I GOOD TO YOU?

Jimmy Rushing, vocal

AFRS Jubilee 97

September 18, 1944

DINAH

ROCK A BYE BASIE

AFRS Jubilee 99

October 2, 1944

PLAYHOUSE NO. 2 STOMP

Spoken Introduction by Count Basie

V-Disc 439-A, Navy 219-A

ON THE UPBEAT

V-Disc 468-B, Navy 248-B

V-Disc Recording Session

CBS Radio Playhouse No. 2

New York

January 11, 1945

ONE O’CLOCK JUMP

AFRS Jubilee 99

October 2, 1944

ONE O’CLOCK JUMP (closing theme)

Mutual Broadcast

Café Society Uptown

New York

July 29, 1941
02:15:05