This Saturday Joe Bev presents 78 RPM Jazz with a Sense of Humor: "Jumpin', Rockin' Jazz", including:
"Caldonia" - Louis Jordan (1945)
"Death Ray Boogie" - Pete Johnson (1941)
"Miss Fanny Brown" - Roy Brown (1949)
"Miss Fanny Brown Returns" - Roy Brown (1950)
"Slim Slam Boogie" - Slim Gaillard (1942)
"Sixth Avenue Express" - Pete Johnson (1941)
"Tuiti Fruiti" - Slim Gaillard (1945)
"Let the Good Times Roll" - Louis Jordan and His Tympani Five (1946)
"Good Rockin; Tonight" - Roy Brown (1947)
"Battle Ax" - King Porter and His Orchestra (1948)
"Cadillac Baby" - Roy Brown (1950)
Manhattan Paul with the Three Riffs and George Barclay Orchestra (1948)
Hum Bug - Joe Houston and His Orchestra (1955)
Yac-A-Dac - Chuck Higgins and His Orchestra - 195?
"Good Rockin' Man" - Roy Brown (1950)
"Caldonia" - Louis Jordan (1956)
"Without Slim Gaillard, Louis Jordan and Roy Brown, there'd be no Little Richard, Chuck Berry or Elvis Presley," says Jazz-O-Rama host Joe Bev, who also voices Mr. Jazzbo, a 78 record during the music hour.
Joe Bevilacqua (Joe Bev) has been producing radio in many genres since 1971 when he was 12. At 19 in 1980, Bev became the youngest person to produce a radio show for public radio. He co-hosted The Jazz Show with Garret Gega in the early 80s, a four hour a week mix classic jazz and comedy. Bev also worked for WBGO, Jazz 88 in Newark, NJ and produced documentaries for WNYC New York Public Radio on jazz legends including Louis Armstrong, Wynton Marsalis, Count Basie, Woody Herman, Cab Calloway, and Lionel Hampton.
Bev also produces, directs, writes and voices half of The Comedy-O-Rama Hour, which is has been highest rated radio show on Cult Radio A-Go-Go! for many weeks. Joe Bev's other weekly radio show, The Jazz-O-Rama Hour debuted at #2.
Seven weeks ago, the veteran voice actor added his third hour for Cult Radio, called The Joe Bev Experience which airs right after The Jazz-O-Rama Hour.
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