Monday, October 15, 2018

Marcel Riesco interview/ Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 10-15-18


Marcel Riesco stops by the Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour studio!  We chat about Truly Lover Trio, his solo projects, Ameripolitan Music Awards, vinyl records sounding better and of course his love for Roy Orbison.  We also hear a snippet of an interview from Roy talking about his Texas childhood.  Marcel also gives requests for an obscure Roy tune and a rocker from Elvis Presley.

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed: Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Marcel Riesco- "Paper Heart"
Interview segment 1
Marcel Riesco- "Long Time No Love"
Segment 2
Truly Lover Trio- "A Cat Called Domino"
Segment 3
Truly Lover Trio
*Roy Orbison- "Loneliness"
Truly Lover Trio- "Little Angel"
Segment 4
Truly Lover Trio- "Candy Kisses"
Segment 5
Roy Orbison on his childhood in TX
Roy Orbison- "Rock House"
Truly Lover Trio- "Thinkin' Of You"
Segment 6
Marcel Riesco- "Borne On The Wind"
Segment 7
Marcel Riesco- "Let's Get Goin'"
Marcel Riesco and Ray Allen & His Band- 
"Because He Broke Your Heart"
Segment 8
*Elvis Presley- "I Need Your Love Tonight"
Marcel Riesco with The Round-Up Boys- 
"Bear It In Your Heart"

*requests from Marcel

Outro Music Bed: Chuck Berry-
"Brown Eyed Handsome Man"




Wesley Orbison, Marcel Riesco, Roy Orbison Jr. and Alex Orbison at the Grammy Museum
in Los Angeles for the presentation of Roy Orbison’s new book,
The Authorized Roy Orbison

Marcel & James at 2017 Ameripolitan Music Awards
Paramount Theatre Austin, TX


Marcel at Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour studio


Marcel & Ray Allen Band- "Because He Broke Your Heart" Bopflix video:

 "Ooby Dooby" Viva Las Vegas 2013:

Monday, October 8, 2018

Cochran Countdown top 2! New Rosie Flores & more!!/ Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 10-08-18


We're celebrating what would have been Eddie Cochran's 80th birthday (October 3rd) and we've got the top 2 songs voted on by the listeners on this Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour!  We also get 2 rockin' Cochran Covers by Darrel Higham and Brian Setzer!  Plus, we have NEW tunes from Rosie Flores, Colton Turner, Alex Valenzi & The Hideaway Cats, Cheryl Deseree, The Hi-Jivers, Kim Wilson, our instru-Mental Breakdown, a rare rocker from Dion, Howlin' Wolf talks about his nickname and so much more.  We also pay tribute to Lazy Lester who passed away August 22nd.

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed: Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Darrel Higham- "Don't Bye Bye Baby Me"
The Hi-Jivers- "Got Me Wrong"

#2 Eddie Cochran- "Somethin' Else"

Buddy Holly- "Ting-A-Ling"
George Jones- "Tall Tall Trees"
Rosie Flores- "Drive, Drive, Drive"
Kim Wilson- "Look Whatcha Done"
Carl Perkins- "Glad All Over"

instru-Mental Breakdown:
Bill Haley & His Comets- "Guitar Boogie"
Duane Eddy- "Stalkin'"

Brian Setzer- "Nervous Breakdown"
Dion- "Feelin' No Pain"
Lazy Lester- "I'm A Lover Not A Fighter"
Howlin' Wolf on his nickname
Howlin' Wolf- "Moanin' At Midnight"

#1 Eddie Cochran- "Twenty Flight Rock"

Colton Turner- "Midnight Hour"
Alex Valenzi & The Hideaway Cats- "Bop Bop Boogie"
Cheryl Deseree with Ray Benson- "Oooh-Dah-Dilly-Dah"

Outro Music Bed:  Danny B. Harvey- "Cattin' Around"

Monday, October 1, 2018

Cochran Countdown 5-3 & more! Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 10-01-18



Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour is celebrating what would have been Eddie Cochran's 80th birthday (October 3rd) with a "Cochran Countdown"!  We asked you what your favorite tune from Eddie is and we're spinning the top 5!  This hour, we hear #5 through #3 plus a Cochran cover from The Rockats!  We also play NEW tunes from Elvis Presley, Dale Watson, Asleep At The Wheel, The Wise Guyz, Crystal & The Runnin' Wild, Crown City Bombers, Slapback Johnny and Slowey & The Boats (from Hi-Tide Recordings).  We also pay tribute to Lorrie Collins who passed away on August 4th at 76 years old with a solo track from her, a duet with Ricky Nelson and of course a tune with her brother Larry Collins as The Collins Kids!  Our instru-Mental Breakdown includes Al Dual and Buck Owens & His Buckaroos and still there's more!!

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed: Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"
Lorrie Collins &
Ricky Nelson

The Wise Guyz- "Jukebox Rock"
Chuck Berry- "Don't You Lie To Me"

Lorrie Collins tribute spotlight:
Lorrie Collins- "Home Of The Blues"
The Collins Kids- "Move A Little Closer"
Ricky Nelson & Lorrie Collins- "You Are The Only One"

Crystal & The Runnin' Wild- "Take Me Home"
Slapback Johnny- "Throw Down"
Crown City Bombers- "No Good Lover"

instru-Mental Breakdown:
Al Dual- "Riders In The Sky"
The Collins Kids
(Larry & Lorrie)
Buck Owens & His Buckaroos (feat. Don Rich)- "Buckaroo"

Asleep At The Wheel- "Seven Nights To Rock"
The Rockats- "My Way"

Cochran Countdown:
#5 Eddie Cochran- "C'mon Everybody"
#4 Eddie Cochran- "Nervous Breakdown"
#3 Eddie Cochran- "Summertime Blues"

Dale Watson- "You'll Cry Too"
Slowey & The Boats- "Slow Boat To China"
Elvis Presley- "So High"
Patsy Cline- "In Care Of The Blues"

Outro Music Bed:  James Wilsey- "The Rattler"




Monday, September 24, 2018

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 09-24-18


We're heading into Fall 2018 and no signs of slowing down with great new music.  Hear the latest from Robbie Fulks & Linda Gail Lewis, Nick Lowe & Los Straitjackets, Webb Wilder, The Hicksville Bombers, The Kokomo Kings, Kid Ramos (in our instru-Mental Breakdown), Marcel Bontempi, Eddie & The Head Starts, Cliff Westfall and Jared Pettys & The Headliners.  Our Heavy Hitter Triple Threat segment honors Ricky Nelson with a NEW cover from Darrel Higham and a classic cover from Creedence Clearwater Revival.  Hear the original "Hot Rod Lincoln" as well as the song it became the answer song for- "Hot Rod Race" and more!

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro Music Bed:  Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Matchbox- "Buzz Buzz A Diddle It"
Marcel Bontempi- "Blue Moon Baby"
Nick Lowe & Los Straitjackets- "Crying Inside"
Eddie & The Head Starts- "Midnight Blues"
Webb Wilder- "Hey Mae"
Robbie Fulks & Linda Gail Lewis- "Round Too Long"
Hipbone Slim & The Knee Tremblers- "Snake Pit"
Dorsey Burnette- "How Do You Rock"

instru-Mental Breakdown:
Kid Ramos- "Mashed Potatoes and Chili"
The Planet Rockers- "Outta Gear"

Arkie Shibley & His Mountain Dew Boys- "Hot Rod Race"
Charley Ryan & The Livingston Brothers- "Hot Rod Lincoln"

Heavy Hitter Triple Threat:
Ricky Nelson- "If You Can't Rock Me"
Darrel Higham- "Blood From A Stone"
Creedence Clearwater Revival- "Hello Mary Lou"

The Hicksville Bombers- "Beast From The East"
The Kokomo Kings- "Silicone Brain"
Jared Petteys & The Headliners- "Pistol Packin' Mama"
Cliff Westfall- "Baby You Win"

Outro Music Bed: Danny B. Harvey- "Hell Cat Stomp"