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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 #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 – […]

Testify! Episode #74

9/27/2018
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Testify Episode #74. Originally broadcast 09/26/2018 Hubert Laws – Bloodshot (Atlantic) Moe Koffman – Coming Home Baby (Jubilee) Paul Horn Quintet – Paramahansa (RCA) Ernie Fields Jr – Watch Your Step (Kent) Herbie Mann – Push Push (Embryo) Alan Hawkshaw/Alan Parker – Hot Pants (KPM) Vince Guaraldi – Linus and Lucy (Warner Brothers) Vince Guaraldi […]

Testify! Episode #73

9/20/2018
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Testify Episode #73. Originally broadcast 09/19/2018 Bob Dylan – She Belongs To Me (Columbia) Bob Dylan – Love Minus Zero/No Limit (Columbia) Bob Dylan – Gates of Eden (Columbia) Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band – Post Card (Imperial) Jethro Tull – Look Into the Sun (Island) Van Morrison – Cypress Avenue (WB) Van Morrison – […]

Testify! Episode #72

9/13/2018
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Testify Episode #72. Originally broadcast 09/12/2018 Thelma Jones – The House That Jack Built (Barry) Yvonne Fair – Just As Sure As You Play (Smash) Erma Franklin – Gotta Find Me a Lover (Brunswick) Ruby Andrews – You Made a Believer Out of Me (Zodiac) Vicki Anderson – Baby, Don’t You Know (King) Marie Franklin […]

Testify! Episode #71

9/6/2018
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Testify Episode #71. Originally broadcast 09/05/2018 Houston Person – Cissy Strut (Prestige) Grant Green – Ease Back (Blue Note) Leon Spencer – Message From the Meters (Prestige) Junior Parker – Taxman (Capitol) Jackie Wilson – Eleanor Rigby (Brunswick) Vince Guaraldi – Eleanor Rigby (WB) Lobo – I’m Only Sleeping (Big Tree) Don Randi Trio – […]

Testify! Episode #70

8/23/2018
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Testify Episode #70. Originally broadcast 08/22/2018 Aretha Franklin – Oh Mary Don’t You Weep (Atlantic) Aretha Franklin – I’ve Been Loving You Too Long (Atlantic) Aretha Franklin – Dark End of the Street (Atlantic) Music Machine – Talk Talk (Original Sound) Music Machine – Masculine Intuition (Original Sound) Music Machine – Come On In (Original […]

Testify! Episode #69

8/16/2018
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Testify Episode #69. Originally broadcast 08/15/2018 Citations – Chicago (Mercury) Yardbird – Ten Little Indians (Epic) Tom Northcott – 1941 (Warner Brothers) Pat Williams – Don’t Leave Me (Verve) Modern Folk Quartet – This Could Be The Night (Phil Spector International) Nilsson – Good Times (Demo) Nilsson – The Path That Leads To Trouble (Tower) […]

Testify! Episode #68

8/9/2018
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Testify Episode #68. Originally broadcast 08/08/2018 Frank Sinatra – This Town (Reprise) Barry McGuire – The Grasshopper Song (Dunhill) Biff Rose – Molly (Tetragrammaton) Orpheus – Lesley’s World (MGM) Seals and Crofts – Not Be Found (T-A) Cher – Until It’s Time For You To Go (Imperial) Diane Hildebrand – Early Morning Blues and Greens […]

Testify! Episode #67

8/2/2018
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Testify Episode #67. Originally broadcast 08/01/2018 Paul Williams – Someday Man (Reprise) Paul Williams – Trust (Reprise) Emitt Rhodes – Golden Child of God (ABC/Dunhill) Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood – Sand (Reprise) Carole King – Pleasant Valley Sunday (Demo) Cat Stevens – I Love My Dog (Deram) Peter Fonda – November Night (Chisa) David […]

Testify! Episode #66

7/26/2018
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Testify Episode #66. Originally broadcast 07/25/2018 Hindal Butts – In the Pocket (M-S) Lonell Dantzler – Bo Ghana (Met) Hank Marr – White House Party (Wingate) The Philly Four – The Elephant (Cobblestone) Jimmy Smith – Root Down (And Get It) (Verve) Jimmy Smith – Sagg Shootin’ His Arrow (Verve) Jimmy Smith – Let’s Stay […]

Testify! Episode #65

7/20/2018
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Testify Episode #65. Originally broadcast 07/20/2018 Royal Guardsmen – Leaving Me (Laurie) Bad Seeds – He’s Lying (Columbia) Cast of Thousands – Girl What You Wanna Do (Tower) Mouse and the Traps – Lie Beg Borrow and Steal (Fraternity) Lindy Blaskey and the Lavells – Let It Be (Space) Lindy Blaskey and the Lavells – […]