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Testify! with Larry Grogan

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A roadmap that reveals the highways, byways, ley lines and subterranean tunnels connecting rock, soul, pop, folk rock, R&B, garage, punk, funk, jazz, world music, and soundtracks from the twilight of the 1950s to the dawn of the 1970s. Larry Grogan is a DJ, writer, podcaster, collector, and the man behind Funky16Corners.

A roadmap that reveals the highways, byways, ley lines and subterranean tunnels connecting rock, soul, pop, folk rock, R&B, garage, punk, funk, jazz, world music, and soundtracks from the twilight of the 1950s to the dawn of the 1970s. Larry Grogan is a DJ, writer, podcaster, collector, and the man behind Funky16Corners.
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Location:

East Orange, NJ

Networks:

WFMU

Description:

A roadmap that reveals the highways, byways, ley lines and subterranean tunnels connecting rock, soul, pop, folk rock, R&B, garage, punk, funk, jazz, world music, and soundtracks from the twilight of the 1950s to the dawn of the 1970s. Larry Grogan is a DJ, writer, podcaster, collector, and the man behind Funky16Corners.

Language:

English

Contact:

7325475100


Episodes

Testify! Episode #94

1/17/2019
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Testify Episode #94. Originally broadcast 01/16/2019 Dennis Coffey and the Detroit Guitar Band – Scorpio (Sussex) Babe Ruth – The Mexican (Harvest) Soul Searchers – Ashley’s Roachclip (Sussex) Andre Williams and His Orchestra – Hard Hustling (Avin) Andre Williams and His Orchestra – Soul Party A Go Go (Avin) Andre Williams and His Orchestra – […]

Testify! Episode #93

1/10/2019
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Testify Episode #93. Originally broadcast 01/09/2019 Koobas – Take Me For A Little While (Kapp) Bob Breen – Ice Is Nice (20th Century) Bagatelle – Such a Fuss About Sunday (ABC) Robbs – Violets Of Dawn (Mercury) Murmaids – Paper Sun (Liberty) Group Therapy – Morning Dew (RCA) Three Dog Night – The Loner (ABC/Dunhill) […]

Testify! Episode #92

1/4/2019
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Testify Episode #92. Originally broadcast 01/04/2019 Special Friday Morning Fill-In for Give the Drummer Some Gene Ludwig – Mr Fink Pts 1&2 (LaVere) Trudy Pitts – Bucketful of Soul (Prestige) Wynder K Frog – Oh Mary (UA) Bill Doggett – Mr Pitiful (King) Inez and Charlie Foxx’s Swinging Mocking Band – Shimmy (Dynamo) The Daily […]

Testify! Episode #91

1/3/2019
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Testify Episode #91. Originally broadcast 01/02/2019 Gabor Szabo – Divided City (Skye) Astrud Gilberto – Light My Fire (Verve) Bobby Hutcherson and Harold Land – Goin’ Down South (Blue Note) Love – Mushroom Clouds (Elektra) Herbie Mann – In Tangier/Paradise Beach (Embryo) Herbie Mann – Flying (Embryo) Johnny Frigo – The Beat Goes On (Orion) […]

Testify! Episode #90

12/20/2018
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Testify Episode #90. Originally broadcast 12/19/2018 Marshall Brothers – Mr Santa’s Boogie (Savoy) Ravens – White Christmas (National) Felix Gross – Love For Christmas (Savoy) Jimmy Butler – Trim Your Tree (Gem) Big Maybelle – Silent Night (Savoy) John Lee Hooker – Blues for Christmas (Elmor) Bob Seger and the Last Heard – Sock It […]

Testify! Episode #89

12/13/2018
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Testify Episode #89. Originally broadcast 12/12/2018 Sam and Bill – I’ll Try (Decca) Florence Ballard – Forever Faithful (ABC) Spyder Turner – I Can’t Make It Anymore (MGM) Corvairs – Ain’t No Sole (Left In These Old Shoes) (Columbia) Exciters – Blowing Up My Mind (RCA) Frank Wilson – Do I Love You (Indeed I […]

Testify! Episode #88

12/6/2018
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Testify Episode #88. Originally broadcast 12/05/2018 Regularly Scheduled Episode George Thorogood and the Destroyers – Who Do You Love (Rounder) Jo Ann and Troy – Who Do You Love (Atlantic) Quicksilver Messenger Service – Who Do You Love Pt1 (Capitol) The Woolies – Who Do You Love (Dunhill) Bo Diddley – Bo Diddley (Checker) Bo […]

Testify! Episode #87

12/5/2018
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Testify Episode #87. Originally broadcast 12/05/2018 Special Afternoon Fill-in Show for 100% Whatever Ken Boothe – Down By the River (Trojan) Jennifer Warnes – Sand and Foam (Reprise) Buzzy Linhart – The Love’s Still Growing (Kama Sutra) Leon Russell – Beware of Darkness (Shelter) Bix Beiderbeck – In a Mist (Okeh) Al Hirt – Harlem […]

Testify! Episode #86

11/29/2018
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Testify Episode #86. Originally broadcast 11/28/2018 Leon Russell – A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall (Shelter) Leon Russell – It Takes a Lot To Laugh It Takes a Train To Cry (Shelter) Simon and Garfunkel – The Times They Are a Changin’ (Columbia) Terry Boylan – Subterranean Homesick Blues (Verve Forecast) Phil Flowers and the Flower […]

Testify! Episode #85

11/23/2018
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Testify Episode #85. Originally broadcast 11/21/2018 Sandy Nelson – Gloria (Imperial) Sandy Nelson – Kicks (Imperial) Senator Bobby and the Questions – 96 Tears (Parkway) Los Gatos Negros – Todo Cambio (Vergara) Chancellors – I’m a Man (Soma) Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings – Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was […]

Testify! Episode #84

11/15/2018
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Testify Episode #84. Originally broadcast 11/14/2018 The Meters – Cissy Strut (Josie) The Meters – Look A Py Py (Josie) The Meters – Chicken Strut (Josie) Meters – Same Old Thing (Josie) The Meters – Cardova (Josie) Art Neville – Bo Diddley Pt1 (Sansu) Betty Harris – There’s a Break In the Road (SSS Intl) […]

Testify! Episode #83

11/13/2018
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Testify Episode #83. Originally broadcast 11/13/2018 Jackie McLean – Appointment In Ghana (Blue Note) Jackie McLean – Isle of Java (Blue Note) Charlie Parker – Cool Blues (Dial) Charlie Parker – Crazeology (Dial) Charlie Parker – Yardbird Suite (Dial) Charlie Parker – Relaxin’ at Camarillo (Dial) Charlie Parker – Klact-Oveeseds -Tene (Dial) Charlie Parker – […]

Testify! Episode #82

11/8/2018
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Testify Episode #82. Originally broadcast 11/07/2018 Alvin Robinson – Down Home Girl (Red Bird) Alvin Robinson – Searchin’ (Tiger) Alvin Robinson – Something You Got (Tiger) Alvin Robinson – Fever (Red Bird) Alvin Robinson – Bottom of My Soul (Blue Cat) Alvin Robinson – Let the Good Times Roll (Blue Cat) Alvin Robinson – Baby […]

Testify! Episode #81

11/1/2018
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Testify Episode #81. Originally broadcast 10/31/2018 Opening Montage – Criswell Speaks ZZ Hill – I Created a Monster (UA) Johnny Sayles – My Love’s a Monster (Chit-own) Clea Bradford – My Love’s a Monster (Cadet) Midnight Movers LTD – Frankenstein/Blackenstein (Buddah) The Sonics – The Witch (Etiquette) Little Tibia and the Fibians – The Mummy […]

Testify! Episode #80

10/28/2018
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Testify Episode #80. Originally broadcast 10/28/2018 Georgie Fame – El Bandido (Imperial) Cocktail Cabinet – Breathalyser (Page One) D Cordell Tea Time Ensemble – A Quick One For Sanity (Deram) The Mohawks – The Champ (Philips NL) Tony Newman – Soul Thing (Parrot) Shotgun Express – Curtains (Columbia UK) James Carr – To Love Somebody […]

Testify! Episode #79

10/25/2018
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Testify Episode #79. Originally broadcast 10/24/2018 Isley Brothers – Testify Pts 1&2 (T-Neck) Marie Knight – Cry Me a River (Musicor) Shirelles – Boys (Scepter) Valtairs – SOUL! (Selsom) Broadways – You Just Don’t Know (MGM) Castiles – Baby, I (Acetate) Myddle Class – Don’t Let Me Sleep Too Long (Tomorrow) Myddle Class – I […]

Testify! Episode #78

10/18/2018
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Testify Episode #78. Originally broadcast 10/17/2018 Dakila – El Dubi (Epic) El Chicano – Mas Zacate (Kapp) Richard Fudoli – Gwee (Date) Bobbie Graham – Zoom Widge and Wag (Fontana) Four Freshmen – Summertime (Capitol) George Maharis – World Without Sunshine (Epic) Buddy Greco – Times a Wasting When You’re Gone (Epic) Murray the K […]

Testify! Episode #77

10/11/2018
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Testify Episode #77. Originally broadcast 10/10/2018 Solomon Burke – Keep Looking (Atlantic) Salem Travelers – With God’s Love (Checker) Otis Redding – Amen (Atco) Big Mama Thornton – Wade In the Water (Arhoolie) Blind Willie Johnson – Jesus Make Up My Dying Bed (Columbia) Mississippi Fred McDowell – Jesus On the Mainline (Capitol) Skip James […]

Testify! Episode #76

10/4/2018
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Testify Episode #76. Originally broadcast 10/03/2018 Otis Rush – All Your Love (I Miss Loving) (Cobra) Otis Rush – Double Trouble (Cobra) Otis Rush – I Can’t Quit You Baby (Cobra) Otis Rush – Keep On Loving Me Baby (Cobra) Otis Rush – Homework (Duke) Marty Balin – I Specialize In Love (Challenge) Jefferson Airplane […]

Testify! Episode #75

9/28/2018
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Testify Episode #75. Originally broadcast 09/28/2018 Joyride – Big Bright Green Pleasure Machine (World Pacific) Electric Piano Playground – I Had Too Much To Dream Last Night (Bell) Mike Melvoin – I Want To Tell You (Liberty) Nobody’s Children – I Can’t Let Go (Bullet) Jackie and Roy – The Word (Verve) Sandy Nelson – […]