The Dr. Doo Wop Show 45: Life’s Too Short

The late Dr. Doo Wop has now completed his run on Radio Free Amsterdam with this episode from 1997 digitally transferred from cassette and full of the great music from the Golden Age of American Music as played on his programs for Radio 100 in Amsterdam 20 years ago, with cuts by The Clovers, Rosie & The Originals, Patsy Cline, George Jones & Gene Pitney, Millie Smalls, Billy Bragg, the Left Banke, Billy Eckstine, The Lafayettes, The Barnstompers, Chuck Berry, and Donovan.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
LIFE’S TOO SHORT
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 45
William Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, July 4, 1997 [19484]
 
The Clovers: Rotten Cocksucker’s Ball
Rosie & The Originals: Angel Baby
Rosie & The Originals: Loving Angel
Patsy Cline: Life Is A Railroad To Heaven
George Jones & Gene Pitney: A Wreck On The Highway
Millie Smalls: Oh Henry
Billy Bragg: Walk Away Renee
Left Banke: Walk Away Renee
Billy Eckstine: Misty
The Lafayettes: Nobody But You
The Lafayettes: Life’s Too Short
The Barnstompers: Go Boy Go
The Barnstompers: Gonna Roll & Rock
Chuck Berry: Sweet Little Rock And Roller
Donovan: Teen Angel
Chuck Berry: Wee Wee Hours
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by William Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot & Steve The Fly
 
© 1997, 2019 William Levy. Used with permission.
 

The Dr. Doo Wop Show 44: It Will Stand

Dr. Doo Wop has some great music from the Golden Age of American Music as played on his programs for Radio 100 in Amsterdam from the turn of the century with cuts by Fats Domino, Myron & The Vandellas, Danny & The Juniors, Lithuanian Poetry, The Showmen, Pat Boone, The Selections, The Emotions, The Libells, The Cadets, The Penguins, Bobby Charles, and several unidentified artists.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
IT WILL STAND
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 44
William Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, October 1, 1993 [19470]
 
Fats Domino: There Goes My Heart Again
Myron & The Vandellas: Heartaches
Danny & The Juniors: I Feel So Lonely
Lithuanian Poetry: Lullaby
Lithuanian Poetry: Two Women Will Sit Near The Lamp
The Showmen: It Will Stand
[Unidentified Artist]: Rock & Roll Remember
Pat Boone: Love Letters In The Sand
[Unidentified Artist]: Old Doo Wop
[Unidentified Artist]: Romance
Rock & Rhythm Records Promo
Lithuanian Poetry: Two Lips
The Selections: Soft And Sweet
The Emotions: I Love You Madly
[Unidentified Artist]: Little Schoolgirl
[Unidentified Artist]: Sparkle And Shine
The Libells: The Wizard Of Love
The Cadets: Stranded In the Jungle
The Penguins: Hey Senorita
Bobby Charles: Later Alligator
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by William Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot & Steve The Fly
 
© 1993, 2019 William Levy. Used with permission.
 

The Dr. Doo Wop Show 43: Mad Daddy

Episode 43 of The Dr. Doo Wop Show is a composite program put together with the truncated edition of November 27, 1992 and added music from Dr. Doo Wop outtakes and the Radio Free Amsterdam archives, including cuts from The El Dorados, The Nutmegs, The Velvet Angels, some unidentified artists, The Blues Brothers, The Avons, The Cleftones, Little Joe Cook & The Thrillers, The Crabs, Chuck Berry, Sugar Boy & The Cane Cutters, and Earl King.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
MAD DADDY
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 43
William Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, November 27, 1992 [19456]
 
The El Dorados: I’ll Be Forever Loving You
The Nutmegs: Down In Mexico
The Velvet Angels: Blue Moon
The El Dorados: She Don’t Run Around
[Unidentified Artist]: [Unidentified Selection]
The Blues Brothers: Rubber Biscuit
[Unidentified Artist]: Come Go With Me
[Unidentified Artist]: Me And You
[Unidentified Artists]: [Medley]
[Unidentified Artist]: A Slave To You
[Unidentified Artist]: Meet Me Down In Soulville
The Avons: Baby Baby
The Cleftones: Lover Boy
Little Joe Cook & The Thrillers: String Bean
Little Joe Cook & The Thrillers: Peanuts
The Crabs: Mad Daddy
[Unidentified Artist]: Do You Want The Real Thing
Chuck Berry: Thirty Days
Chuck Berry: Wee Wee Hours
Sugar Boy Crawford & The Cane Cutters: Ooh Wee Sugar
Earl King: I’m Packing Up
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by William Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot & Steve The Fly
 
© 1992, 2019 William Levy. Used with permission.
 
 

The Dr. Doo Wop Show 42: Diamonds And Pearls

Dr. William Levy is holding forth onthe 5th anniversary of his Dr. Doo Wop program for Radio 100 in Amsterdam with tunes from the Golden Age of American Music by Richie Blandin, The Dubs, Penny & The Overtones, The Paragons, The Students, Maureen Gray, one unidentified artist, The Velours, The Five Satins, Ray Charles, Louis Jordan, The Schoolboys, Little Anthony & The Imperials, Earl Lewis & The Channels, The Cadillacs, and The Drifters.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
DIAMONDS AND PEARLS
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 42
William Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, March 27, 1992 [19442]
 
Richie Blandin: Don’t Ask Me To Be Lonely
The Dubs: Don’t Ask Me To Be Lonely
Penny & The Overtones: What Made You Forget
The Paradons: Diamonds And Pearls
The Students: So Young
Maureen Gray: So Young
Unidentified Artist]: Hey Norman
The Velours: Can I Come Over Tonight
The Five Satins: Can I Come Over Tonight
Ray Charles: Drown In My Own Tears
Louis Jordan: Caledonia
The Schoolboys: Please Say You Want Me
Little Anthony & The Imperials: Please Say You Want Me
Earl Lewis & The Channels: Donna
The Cadillacs: Zoom
The Drifters: Ruby Baby
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by William Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot & Steve The Fly
 
© 1992, 2019 William Levy. Used with permission.
 

Dr Doo Wop 41: Jukebox Saturday Night

Dr. Doo Wop has unearthed another masterwork from 1991 with this hour of music from the Golden Age of American Music as played on his program for Radio 100 in Amsterdam starting with the official long opening and then tunes by a pair of unidentified artists, The Five Keys, Rosie & The Originals, the Blues Brothers, The Cleftones, The Duprees, Johnny Cymbal, Joel Katz & The Wizards, The Collegians, Earl Lewis & The Channels, Little Anthony & The Imperials, The Hi-Fis, Steve Suskind & The Roommates, Magic Touch, Emil & The Ebb Tides, Buddy Guy, and The “5” Royales.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
JUKEBOX SATURDAY NIGHT
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 41
Wllliam Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, September 6, 1991 [19428]
 
The Clovers: Rotten Cock Suckers’ Ball
[Unidentified Artist]: Romance
[Unidentified Artists]: Medley
The Five Keys: Out of Sight, Out of Mind
Rosie & The Originals: Angel Baby
Blues Brothers: Rubber Biscuit
The Cleftones: Why Do You Love Me Like You Do
The Duprees: Jeanine
Johnny Cymbal: Mr. Bass Man
Joel Katz & The Wizards: Street Corner
The Collegians: Zoom Zoom
Earl Lewis & The Channels: Do What Lovers Do
Little Anthony & The Imperials: Traveling Stranger
The Hi-Fis: Dorothy
Steve Suskind & The Roommates: Band of Gold
Magic Touch: It Happened Today
Emil & The Ebb Tides: Jukebox Saturday Night
Buddy Guy: Saturday Night Fish Fry
The “5” Royales: Ain’t Gonna Get Caught
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by William Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot & Steve The Fly
 
© 1991, 2019 William Levy. Used with permission.
 

The Dr. Doo Wop Show 40 Try The Impossible

Dr. Doo Wop is celebrating his 4th anniversary on Radio 100 in Amsterdam with a series of his patented cut-up collages of songs he’s played on the program during the previous year—music from the Golden Age of American Music by a pantheon of recording artists including full performances by Sam The Sham & The Pharaohs and Tommy Tucker, and a couple of segments centered on the U.S. military forces, plus a salute to his mentor, Jerry Blavatt, “The Geator With The Heater,” and some extra bonus tracks at the end before the closing theme.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
TRY THE IMPOSSIBLE
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 40
William Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, March 29, 1991 [19414]
 
Cutup Collage: Soldier Boy > Army PDAs > Bring The Boys Home > Daddy’s Home > Welcome Back > When You Come Home To Me
Dr. Doo Wop Happy 4th Anniversary Segment over theme music
Cutup Collage: Please Say You’ll Understand > The Bird’s The Word > Papa Oow Mow Mow > A Boy Needs A Girl Like You > So Long > Next Year > Follow The Sun > Bye Bye Baby > You Belong To Me > Tossing And Turning > My Love Is Real > Hurry Up > and others
Sam The Sham & The Pharaohs: Wooly Bully >
Cutup Collage: I Get Around > I Want You > My Guardian Angel > Short Shorts > Pussy > Sunshine Lollipops > The Court Will Come To Order > Cherie > and others
Jerry Blavatt Announcement re: The Paragons Meet The Jesters album
Cutup Collage > U.S. Army > I Don’t Kiss Anymore > and others
Cutup Collage > Happy 4th Anniversary Tribute > Since We Fell In Love > Little White Lies > Blue Jeans > Forever > Keep Loving Me Baby > and others
Tommy Tucker: Hi Heel Sneakers
Cutup Collage > Try The Impossible > Dance With Me > Teddy Bears’ Picnic > Someone To Call Their Own > Beverly > The Wind >
The Dells: Give Your Baby A Standing Ovation
Pigmeat Markham: Here Come The Judge
Big Jay McNeely: The Deacon’s Hop
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by William Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot & Steve The Fly
 
© 1991, 2019 William Levy. Used with permission.
 
 

The Dr. Doo Wop Show 39: Red Sails In The Sunset

Dr. Doo Wop has uncovered another historic gem in his cassette archives from 1989 with this hour of selections from the Golden Age of American Music as played on his programs for Radio 100 in Amsterdam, featuring cuts by The Pretenders, The Jordan Brothers, the Dutch group The Chessnuts with several tunes, The Crusaders, The Jarmels, The Mello-Tones, Christine Catrell, The Platters, The Cadets, The Clovers, The Spaniels, The Black Slacks, Sticks McGhee, and Etta James & The Peaches.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
RED SAILS IN THE SUNSET
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 39
William Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, June 23, 1989 [19400]
 
The Pretenders: Ding Dong
The Jordan Brothers: Beach Party
The Chessnuts: B-I-N-G-O
The Crusaders: Quiet Whiskey
The Chessnuts: Big Feet
The Jarmels: Red Sails In The Sunset
The Mello-Tones: Pass That Gin
Christine Catrell: Sitting Here Drinking
The Chessnuts: Nine Little Kisses
The Chessnuts: You, You, You
The Platters: Red Sails In The Sunset
The Chessnuts: Drink That Wine
The Cadets: I Got Loaded
The Chessnuts: Whadaya Want
The Clovers: One Mint Julep
The Spaniels: Red Sails In The Sunset
The Black Slacks: I Can’t Find The Doorknob
Sticks McGhee: Drinkin’ Wine Spo-De-O-Dee
Etta James & The Peaches: The Wallflower
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by William Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Digital transfer from cassettes, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot & Steve The Fly
 
© 1989, 2019 Bill Levy. Used with permission.
 

The Dr. Doo Wop Show 38: Strokin’

 
Dr. Doo Wop has unearthed this treasure from 1989 featuring a wealth of selections from the Golden Age of American Music as played on his programs for Radio 100 in Amsterdam, with cuts by The Earls, The Spaniels, The Tokens, The Capris, The Black Slacks, Clarence Carter, Frankie Ford, Phil Phillips & The Twilights, Jan & Dean, an unidentified artist, and The Moonglows.
 
The john Sinclair Foundation Presents
STROKIN’
THE DR. DOO WOP SHOW 38
Bill Levy, Radio 100, Amsterdam, March 17, 1989 [19386]
 
The Earls: Never
The Spaniels: A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening
The Tokens: Come Dance With Me
The Capris: Hum Diddley Doo
The Black Slacks: Rocking On Out
The Black Slacks: I Can’t Find The Doorknob       
Clarence Carter: Strokin’
The Capris: My Island In The Sun
Frankie Ford: Sea Cruise
Jan & Dean: They’re Coming From All Over The Worl;d
The Earls: Remember Me, Baby
The Earls: Cry, Cry. Cry
The Capris: Where I Fell In Love
The Spaniels: You Gave Me Peace of Mind
 [Unidentified Artist]: Why Do You Have To Go
The Moonglows: Over And Over Again
The Moonglows: Don’t Say Goodbye
Goodnight Sweetheart Theme
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by William Levy for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced by William Levy at Radio 100, Amsterdam
Digital transfer from cassettes, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Special thanks to Ben Schot & Steve The Fly
 
© 1989, 2019 William Levy. Used with permission.