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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 #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 – […]

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 […]