Alan Freed’s Dance Party #14-#17, July 1956


Program #14. The last show with Count Basie & his Orchestra. Joe Williams, LaVerne Baker, The Cadillacs.
Original broadcast date 7 July. (24:22)

Program #15. The first show with Sam “The Man” Taylor & The Alan Freed Rock ‘N’ Roll Orchestra. Clyde McPhatter, Della Reese, Sugar & Spice, The Platters.
Original broadcast date 14 July. (24:03)

Program #16. Sam The Man Taylor & The Alan Freed Rock ‘N’ Roll Orchestra, The Drifters, The Moonglows, The Valentines.
Original broadcast date 21 July. (23:57)

Program #17. Sam The Man Taylor & The Alan Freed Rock ‘N’ Roll Orchestra, Chuck Willis, Ivory Joe Hunter, The Five Keys.
Original broadcast date 28 July. (23:48)

Did YOU enjoy this post?

Give this a thumbs up to rate it!!

Author: Dick Ellingson

Aging gratefully in a little country town. Parcel post crusher; blood'n'guts laundry serf; parking lot fender bender/bumper jumper; Lazy B flunkie with 7-word job title; P-I down crew; bobtail trucker; Sunbeam breader; retail store mangler; bothersome boiler roomie; fake real estate agent; d.j./copywriter/p.d./ripper/reader - 600 KGEZ Good Advertising, Kalispell; Community Radio 1510 KURB, Mountlake Terrace; 1540 News/MOR/92.5 Solid Gold Rock & Roll KFKF, Bellevue; 1150 Kountry KAYO America's Own Music, Seattle; 1300 KoMPaSs Radio 13 Modern Country, Seattle; 1360 KLFF Good Music & Great Memories, Glendale/Phoenix; 106.3 Concert 106 KONC, Sun City/Phoenix; 1580 KCWW Real Country Network, Tempe/Phoenix. Four-year Volunteer P-I/Times/TNT news reader for Evergreen Radio Reading Service at the Washington Talking Book & Braille Library, Seattle; dotcomboom stock trader who came out alive; King County Metro Bus Driver; Seattle Streetcar Operator. Two pups & a pension = easy livin'! More articles by Dick

We Welcome Your Comments... Please adhere to our COMMENT GUIDELINES

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses User Verification plugin to reduce spam. See how your comment data is processed.