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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 #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 – […]

Testify! Episode #64

7/19/2018
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Testify Episode #64. Originally broadcast 07/18/2018 Eddy Senay – Ain’t No Sunshine (Sussex) Big John Hamilton – How Much Van a Man Take (Minaret) The Persuasions – He’s Gone (Grateful Dead) Brook Benton – Nothing Takes the Place of You (Cotillion) Bobbie Gentry – Ode To Billie Joe (Capitol) Jerome Richardson – Ode To Billie […]

Testify! Episode #63

7/12/2018
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Testify Episode #63. Originally broadcast 07/11/2018 Desmond Dekker and the Aces – The Israelites (Uni) Desmond Dekker and the Aces – Intensified (Uni) Dave and Ansil Collins – Double Barrell (Techniques) Slickers – Johnny Too Bad (Trojan) Don Drummond – Man In the Street (Mango) Hooters – Man In the Street (Live) (Hot Spots) Harry […]

Testify! Episode #62 Part Two

6/28/2018
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Testify Episode #62 Part Two. Originally broadcast 06/27/2018 Part Two Dr Buzzard’s Original Savannah Band – Chechez La Femme (RCA) Dr Buzzard’s Original Savanna Band – I’ll Play the Fool (RCA) Fine As Wine – Why Won’t You Let It Go (WB) Rimshots – Do What You Feel Pt1 (Stang) Eddie Kendricks – Girl You […]

Testify! Episode #62 Part One

6/28/2018
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Testify Episode #62 Part One. Originally broadcast 06/27/2018 Part One Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes – Bad Luck (Tom Moulton Mix) (PI) Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes – Don’t Leave Me This Way (Tom Moulton Mix) (PI) Sugar Billy – Super Duper Love Pt1 (Are You Digging On Me) (Fast Track) Louis Prima […]

Testify! Episode #61

6/21/2018
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Testify Episode #61. Originally broadcast 06/20/2018 Afro Blues Quintet Plus One – Summertime (Mira) Grant Green with Sonny Clark – The Things We Did Last Summer (Blue Note) Rubin Mitchell – Summer Dreams (Capitol) Walter Wanderley – Summer Samba (Verve) Choker Campbell and his 16 Piece Band – Heat Wave (Motown) One G Plus Three […]

Testify! Episode #60

6/14/2018
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Testify Episode #60. Originally broadcast 06/13/2018 Cowsills – All I Really Wanna Be Is Me (Joda) Cowsills – What’s It Gonna Be Like (Philips) Cowsills – Party Girl (Philips) Cowsills – Most of All (Philips) Cowsills – The Rain the Park and Other Things (MGM) Cowsills – Pennies (MGM) Cowsills – Thinkin’ About the Other […]

Testify! Episode #59

6/7/2018
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Testify Episode #59. Originally broadcast 06/06/2018 Buffalo Springfield – Mr Soul (45 Mix) (Atco) Buffalo Springfield – Down To the Wire (Reprise) Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Cinnamon Girl (Reprise) Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Cowgirl In the Sandy (Reprise) Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Down By the River (Reprise) Neil Young […]

Testify! Episode #58

6/1/2018
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Testify Episode #58. Originally broadcast 05/31/2018 The Contours – First I Look at the Purse (Gordy) The Contours – Just a Little Misunderstanding (Gordy) The Contours – Your Love Grows More Precious Every Day (Gordy) The Contours – It’s So Hard Being a Loser (Gordy) The Contours – Can You Jerk Like Me (Gordy) The […]

Testify! Episode #57

5/31/2018
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Testify Episode #57. Originally broadcast 05/30/2018 Stereolab and Herbie Mann – One Note Samba/Surfboard (Verve) Gilberto Gil – Refazenda (Verve) Dori Caymmi – Tres Curumins (WB) Milton Nascimento – Dancing (Verve) 13th Floor Elevators – You’re Gonna Miss Me (International Artists) 13th Floor Elevators – Reverberation (International Artists) 13th Floor Elevators – Slip Inside This […]

Testify! Episode #56

5/24/2018
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Testify Episode #56. Originally broadcast 05/23/2018 Cliff ‘Ukelele Ike’ Edwards – Fascinatin’ Rhythm (Sony) Cliff ‘Ukelele Ike’ Edwards With the Eton Boys – Love Is Just Around the Corner (Proper) Cliff ‘Ukelele Ike’ Edwards with the Eton Boys – One Little Kiss (Sony) Cliff ‘Ukelele Ike’ Edwards – That’s My Weakness Now (Columbia) Cliff ‘Ukelele […]

Testify! Episode #55

5/17/2018
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Testify Episode #55. Originally broadcast 05/16/2018 Van Dyke Parks – Come To the Sunshine (MGM) Rainy Day Friends – Not Like Before (World Pacific) Nino Tempo and April Stevens – Bye Bye Blues (White Whale) Nino Tempo and April Stevens – Out of Nowhere (White Whale) Spanky and Our Gang – And Your Bird Can […]

Testify! Episode #54

5/10/2018
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Testify Episode #54. Originally broadcast 05/09/2018 We Five – You Were On My Mind (A&M) Beau Brummels – When It Comes To Your Love (Autumn) Mojo Men – Off the Hook (Autumn) Sly – Buttermilk (Autumn) Count Five – Psychotic Reaction (Double Shot) The Other Side – Walking Down the Road (Brent) Knight Riders – […]

Testify! Episode #53

5/3/2018
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Testify Episode #53. Originally broadcast 05/02/2018 Jimmy McCracklin – The Walk (Checker) Megatons – Shimmy Shimmy Walk (Dodge) Elmore James – Shake Your Moneymaker (Fire) John Lee Hooker – Dimples (Veejay) Muddy Waters – You Need Love (Chess) Blind Lemon Jefferson – Match Box Blues (Paramount) Blind Lemon Jefferson – See That My Grave Is […]

Testify! Episode #52

5/2/2018
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Testify Episode #52. Originally broadcast 05/02/2018 Detroit City Limits – Think (Okeh) Bobby Patterson – How Do You Spell Love (Mojo) Artie Christopher – Stoned Soul (Atlantic) Lavell Hardy – Don’t Lose Your Groove (Rojac) Papa Dan Association – Souled Out (Amy) Kool and the Gang – Jungle Boogie (DeLite) Kool and the Gang – […]

Testify! Episode #51

4/26/2018
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Testify Episode #51. Originally broadcast 04/25/2018 Mel Torme – I’m Coming Home Baby (Atlantic) Bob Dorough – Old Devil Moon (Bethlehem) Bob Dorough Quintet – Dog (A Poem by Lawrence Ferlinghetti) (World Pacific) Bob Dorough Quintet – Night and Moon (Poem by Langston Hughes) (World Pacific) Bob Dorough Quintet – Daybreak In Alabama (poem by […]