The Noontime Jamboree

Hawk and Retta bring you the Good Stuff.   American music at its best. 

Episode Archive

The Noontime Jamboree on 05/14/12

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Mon, 05/14/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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The Noontime Gearjammer's Jamboree!

 A Spectacular Trucker's Tribute w/ Special Guest, Aly Star, Portland's All Star Honky Tonk Girl! Get your ears on, good friends, we're putting the hammer down on the Greatest Truck Driving Hits of All Time!!!!!  (Honk, Honk)

The Noontime Jamboree on 05/07/12

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Mon, 05/07/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Retta Christie hosts the Noontime Jamboree

Songs about trains are the theme for The Noontime Jamboree on Monday, May 7th


from 12 - 2 pm. Retta Christie hosts.



The Noontime Jamboree on 04/30/12

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Mon, 04/30/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Retta Christie Hosts the Noontime Jamboree

Retta Christie hosts the Noontime Jamboree on Monday, April 30th the last day of the month!  Two hours of old jazz and Western swing featured, 12 - 2 pm.

The Noontime Jamboree on 04/16/12

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Mon, 04/16/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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The Noontime Jamboree with host Retta Christie

Retta Christie Hosts : Today on The Noontime Jamboree - a little of this and a little of that.  The second half of the show Randy Hill, host of The Western Swing Time Radio Show on KMUZ in Salem will join me. 12 - 2 pm

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The Noontime Jamboree on 04/02/12

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Mon, 04/02/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Happy Birthday Merle Haggard on the Noontime Jamboree

Happy Birthday (April 6th) Merle Haggard!   A celebration of Merle's music Monday, April 2nd.  You'll hear it on the Noontime Jamboree, 12 - 2 pm.  Retta Christie hosts.



The Noontime Jamboree on 03/26/12

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Mon, 03/26/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Noontime Jamboree Welcomes Guests

 Wayne & Kathy will be filling in for "The Hawk" on  the "Noontime Jamboree", this Monday 3/26, from Noon to 2:00 PM.  Stopping by the show will be "Rosie & The Ramblers", from AustinTexas.  They are passing thru Portland to play a gig at Duff's Garage from 6-8 PM Monday evening. Keeter Stuart will also spend some time with us. Keeter and his group "Trio Bravo" regularly fill the 6-8:00 PM slot at Duff's Garage every Tuesday. "Trio Bravo" perform many songs written by Keeter Stuart and songs written by Keeter's great uncle, Stan Jones (Ghost Riders in The Sky, Cowpoke).

The Noontime Jamboree on 03/19/12

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Mon, 03/19/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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The Noontime Jamboree with host Retta Christie - Celebrating the Late Jim Goodwin

Monday, March 19th host Retta Christie celebrates the life and music of the late Jim Goodwin.

The Noontime Jamboree on 03/05/12

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Mon, 03/05/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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The Noontime Jamboree with host Retta Christie

Monday, March 5th, Retta Christie hosts the Noontime Jamboree, 12 - 2 pm.
Lots of dusty discs to be played so it might be good to take an allergy pill before tuning in or perhaps wear a dust mask when you listen.

The Noontime Jamboree on 02/20/12

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Mon, 02/20/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Classic country and Western on The Noontime Jamboree with host Retta Christie

Monday, February 20th Retta Christie hosts the Noontime Jamboree on KBOO. The theme of the radio program is "Doin' the Numbers." If you meant to join KBOO during our recent membership drive, it is not too late!

The Noontime Jamboree on 02/13/12

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Mon, 02/13/2012 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
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Classic country and Western on The Noontime Jamboree w/ host Retta Christie

Monday, February 13th on The Noontime Jamboree, host Retta Christie brings in classic country and Western music.  All the greats will be featured, from early recordings to the present.  Think Patsy Montana, Patsy Cline, Hank Snow, Hank Thompson, Hank Williams, Merle Travis, Merle Haggard, George,Willie, The Carters, Reno and Smiley, Jimmie Rodgers, Bob Wills, Pee Wee King and much MUCH more. 


The Coat And Pants Do All The Work - The Hoosier Hot Shots

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Mon, 09/03/2012
The radio show for Monday, September 3rd is pretty well finished.  It is fairly Labor Day-ish with work songs mixed in.  Here is a sample by the Hoosier Hot Shots.  The song entitled "The Coat And Pants Do All The Work."


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Simple Simon by Hank Thompson & His Brazo Valley Boys

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Mon, 06/18/2012

Meet Me Somewhere In Your Dreams - Retta Christie Hosts

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Mon, 06/04/2012

Meet Me Somewhere In Your Dreams - a song Doc learned from a Shelton Brothers recording. Doc Watson-guitar/vocals, Merle Watson-guitar, Vassar Clements-fiddle, Bobby Seymor-steel, Joe Allenpbass,Jim Isbell-drums.

At Sundown -1946 - Manny Klein & His Orch. George Van Eps on guitar.

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Mon, 05/21/2012

A musical cut from the 5-21 2012 Noontime Jamboree show hosted by Retta Christie.  You can friend me on Facebook.

"Rosie And The Ramblers" Visit KBOO

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Mon, 03/26/2012

 "Rosie And The Ramblers", a young trio from Austin, Texas were passing through Portland on Monday March 26 and stopped in at the KBOO Studios. They performed a four song set on the The Noontime Jamboree".  Rosie proved to us that she's got the vocal chops. Take a listen and see what you think. For more on "Rosie And The Ramblers" go to

Keeter Stuart on "The Noontime Jamboree"

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Mon, 03/26/2012

 Keeter Stuart has been performing his brand of Country & Western Music for a number of years in the Portland area. The work he is most noted for are his renditions of songs by his great uncle Stan Jones (Ghost Riders In The Sky, Cowpoke, The Searchers ) and songs he has penned himself, many of which are extensions of his great uncle's songwriting. Keeter joined us on "The Noontime Jamboree" to discuss, play cuts from CD's and perform song's from his body of work. For more on Keeter Stuart go to


The Noontime Jamboree playlist for 11/07/2011

Program name: 
The Noontime Jamboree
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The Carter FamilyWinding StreamThe Carter Family 1927-34
Ralph Stanley & The clinch Mountain BoysEast Virginia BluesRalph Stanley & The clinch Mountain Boys
Johnny CashMemories Are Made Of ThisUnchained
Carolina Tar HeelsMy Home's Across The Blue Ridge MountainsIn The Pines-Tar Heel Folk Songs
The Carter FamilyHello Central! Give Me HeavenThe Carter Family 1927-34
The Carter FamilyThe Storms Are On The OceanThe Bristol Sessions, 1927-1928, The Big Bang of Country MusicBear Family Records
The Carter FamilySingle Girl, Married GirlThe Bristol Sessions, 1927-1928, The Big Bang of Country MusicBear Family Records
Ernest V. Stoneman & Hhis Dixie MountaineersARe you Washed in the BloodThe Bristol Sessions, 1927-1928, The Big Bang of Country MusicBear Family Record
Jimmie RodgersThe Soldiers SweetheartThe Bristol Sessions, 1927-1928, The Big Bang of Country MusicBear Family Records
Laura CashI Still Miss SomeoneAmong My Souveniers
Dale Jett & Carter Family lllSea of GalileeUnbroken Circle
Johnny CashEngine One Forty-Three
Carolina Chocolate DropsWhen the World's On Fire
Lesley RiddleCannonballRounder Records
Lesley RiddleI'm Working On A BuildingRounder Records
Tarter and GayUnknown BluesThe Bristol Sessions, 1927-1928, The Big Bang of Country MusicBear Family Records
Carlene CarterJacksonAnchored In Love
Fadin' By NineSea of HeartbreakCD Baby
The Carter FamilyMy Home's Across The Blue Ridge MountainsThe Carter Family 1927-34
The Louvin Bros.I'll Be All Smiles TonightTragic Songs of Life

Host Retta Christie talks with filmmaker Beth Harrington about her documentary about the Carter Family.

The Noontime Jamboree playlist for 10/31/2011

Program name: 
The Noontime Jamboree
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Emmet MillerThe Ghost of the St. Louis BluesThe Minstel Man From GeorgiaColumbia/Legacy
Roy AcuffOh Those TombsBest of Roy AcuffColumbia
Hank WilliamsHowlin' At the MoonThe Complete Hank WilliamsMercury
Harry ChoatesHarry Choates BluesFiddle King of Cajun SwingArhoolie
Harry ChoatesDevil in the BayouFiddle King of Cajun SwingArhoolie
Pee Wee KingKeep Them Cold Icy Fingers Off Of MeHillbilly BoogieBig Tone
Webb PierceHeebie Jeebie BluesGrooby Boogie Woogie BoyProper
Jo Carol PierceTonguesSongs From ChippyHollywood
Hank WilliamsThe Pale Horse and His RiderThe Compelete H. W.Mercury
Tommy CollinsBlack CatTommy CollinsBootleg
Dock BoggsSugar BabyPrayers From HellTrikont
Merle TravisThe Cat Came BackMerle tyravis 1944-49Country Routes
Marti BromTomcatMean!Squarebird
Charlie WalkerThe Chocolate SongCountry StyleVocallion
Bob Wills & His Texas PlayboysSugar MoonSan Antonio RoseBCD
Cowboy CopasHangman's BoogieTragic Tales of Love and LifeKing
Tommy Scott's Country CaravanDon't Kill A Man Because He Calls You A S.O.B.Country Music On ParadeRequest
Johnny PaycheckI've Got Someone To KillThe Lovin' MachineLittle Darlin'
Stuart HamblenThey're Gonna Kill YouI Gotta FeelingCTY
Marty RobbinsThe ChairTroubled TroubadorsOmni
Hank Williams6 More Miles To the GraveyardThe Complete H. W.Mercury
John R. Baca's OrchestraCircling Pigeions WaltzTexas Czech Bohemian-Moravian BandsArhoolie
Bob Wills & His Texas PlayboysBlack RiderBov Wills and His Texas PlayboysTexas Rose
Hank WilliamsThe Devil's TrainThe Complete H. W.Mercury
Frank HutchisonHell Bound TrainPrayers From HellTrikont
Homer & JethroI Crept Into the Crypt and CriedTroubled TroubadorsOmni
Jimmy MartinShackles and ChainsFee Born ManDecca
George JonesSlave LoverRockin' the CountryPolygram
Slim WhitmanTormentedSlim Whitman SingsImperial
Porter WagonerThe Rubber RoomWhat Ain't To Be Just Might HappenRCA
Dolly PartonDaddy Come and Get MeTroubled TroubadorsOmni
Roger MillerWhat Are These Things With Big Black WingsThe Genius of R. M.Mercury
Neko CaseGhost WiringBlacklistedBloodshot
Marti BromVoodoo VoodooWise to YouGoofin
L:isa Miller and the Trailer Park HoneysPuppy PosessedLipstick and BeerLMP
Cliffie StoneBarracudaSwing West Vol. 3Razor and Tie
Robbie FulksJeannie's Afraid o f the Dark13 Hillbilly GiantsBoondoggle
Robbie FulksShe Took A Lot of Pills and DiedCountry Love SongsBloodshot
Tex RitterBlood On The SaddleBlood On the SaddleCapitol
Teh Louvin Bros.Knoxville GirlWhen I Stop DreamingRazor and Tie
Connie SmithLast LetterSoul of Country MusicRCA Victor
Roger MillerOne Dying and A BuryingThe Genius of R. M.Mercury
Wanda JacksonThe Box That It Came InRockin IN The CountryRhino
Joe Patek OrchestraThe Shiner SongTexas Czech Bohemian-Moravian BandsArhoolie

Boooooo! Scary Show! SCARY!!!

The Noontime Jamboree playlist for 10/24/2011

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The Noontime Jamboree
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Willis Bros.When the Lights Go Dim DowntownBack Street AffairStarday
Hank SnowSinging the BluesCountry & Western JamboreeRCA Victor
Sweetback SistersTexas BluebonnetsLookin' For A FightSignature Sounds
John GordyMe in "C"Hillbillie BoogieTBird
Dewey Groom and the Texas LonghornsI've Been Known to Do It A Time Or TwoDewey Groom and the Texas LonghornsLonghorn
Joe MaphisTennessee Two StepRidin' the FretsJasmine
The Texas Plainsmen w/ Donnie WalserDon't WorryThe Texas Plainsmen w/ Donnie WalserWalser Archive Rec.
Ray PriceLet Me Talk to YouHeart SongsColumbia
Eddie ArnoldThat's How Much I Love YorAnytimeRCA Victor
Louvin Bros.Make Him A SoldierClose HarmonyBCD
Johnny HortonAll For the Love of A GirlThe Spectacular Johnny HortonColumbia
Jan HowardThe One You Slip Around WithCountry ClassicsUA
The Conley FamilyGive the World A SmileDown In the BasementOld Hat
Cliff Bruner and His BoysLittle White LiesWizards oif Country Country GuitarJSP
Johnnie and JackLove FeverJohnnie and Jack the Tennessee Mtn. BoysRCA Victor
Loretta LynnLook Who's LonelyWilburn Bros. ShowDecca
Tex Morton and Sister DorrieYou and My Old GuitarYou and My Old GuritarJasmine
Tex Williams w/ Cal Shrum His Rythm BoysTell Me WhySwinging WestKrazy Kat
Glen BarberPoor Man's BabyStarday Hillbillie Vol. ICactus
Margie SingletonI Want to Be where You're Gonna BeThe D SinglesBCD
Kris KristoffersonPlease Don't Tell Me How the Story EndsThe PilgrimAmerican Roots
Joe and Rose Lee MaphisLet's Fly AwayRidin' the FretsJasmine
Wayne HancockHigh Rolling TrainViper of LoveBloodshot
Wynn StewartDoes He Love You Like I Do?The Songs of Wynn StewartCapitol
The KendallsHills of KentuckyMeet the KendallsStop
Marti BromNot For Nothin'Not For Nothin'Goofin
Johnny and JackDream When You're LonelyJohnny and Jack the Tennessee Mtn. BoysRCA Victor
Johnny PaycheckShe Don't Love Me All the TimeModernTimesMercury
Hank ThompsonNumber One On the Hurt ParadeWhere Is the Circus?WB
Waylon JenningsThe Only Daddy That Will Walk the LIneThe Early YearsRCA
Jeannie C. RileyGood Enough to Be Your WomanThe Very Best of Jeannie C. RileyCollectables
Don GibsonTimes Were GoodJust Call Me LonesomeRCA Camden
Buck OwensTokyo PolkaThe Guitar PlayerCapitol
Ray Price and Willie NelsonI'll Be ThereSan Antonio RoseColumbia
Original Texas PlayboysKeeper Of My HeartTexas FiddleDelta
Wylie and the Wild WestWhen I'm Ridin' I'm RightLive At the TractorWylie and the Wild West
Cliff Bruner and his BoysBlue SkiesWizards of Country GuritarJSP
Bob Wills and His Texas PlayboysCotton Eyed JoeSan Antonio RoseBCD
Jimmie RodgersHobo Bill's Last RideMe And My Old GuitarJasmine
Ernest TubbMay the Good Lord Bless and Keep YouFamily BibleUMG
The Texas Plainsmen w/ Donnie WalserHonky TonkThe Texas Plainsmen w/ Donnie WalserDon Walser Archive

 Another show of Country & Western songs all strung together. Success!

The Noontime Jamboree playlist for 10/17/2011

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The Noontime Jamboree
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Jim GoodwinSleepy Time GalRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim GoodwinI've Got My Fingers CrossedBerkeley Rhythm at the Great American Music Hall
Jim Goodwin w/ Mickey MartinEveryday I have the BluesEchoes of New OrleansArcola Records
Jim GoodwinPlease Be KindRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim GoodwinThe Day You Came AlongRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim GoodwinRussian LullabyRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim Goodwin w/ Mickey MartinSweet LorraineEchoes of New OrleansArcola Records
Jim GoodwinThe River's Taking Care of MeRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Ray SkjelbredLazybonesRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim GoodwinEveryone Says I Love YouRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim GoodwinCharlestonRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim GoodwinTwo Sleepy PeopleRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim GoodwinBalck and Tan FantasyRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim Goodwin w/ Mickey MartinLil' DarlinEchoes of New OrleansArcola Records
Jim Goodwin w/ Leuder OhlweinSweet SueRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim GoodwinMy Daddy Rocks MeRay Skjelbred & Jim Goodwin live in Port CostaOrangapoid 104
Jim Goodwin w/ Mickey MartinI Want to Talk with YouEchoes of New OrleansArcola Records

Membership drive special featuring the music of the late Jim Goodwin.

Thank you to all the who called in and gave support to the Noontime Jamboree during our membership drive.

Thank you, thank you, Retta

The Noontime Jamboree playlist for 10/10/2011

Program name: 
The Noontime Jamboree
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Jumping Bill CarlisleT'aint Nice
Hank WilliamsLovesick Blues
"My Sweet Love Ain't Around
Merle TravisI Am A Pilgrim
Bob Wills and his Texas PlayboysMission to Moscow
Merle TravisStart Even
George JonesI'm Gonna Burn Your Playhouse Down
Jess WillardJava Junction
Terry Fell and the FellersTruck Drivin' Man
Kitty WellsMy Big Truck Driving Man
Doy O'DellDiesel Smoke, Dangerous Curves
Johnny Exit (?)Dedicated to the ATA
Cornell Hurd Band7 Cups of Coffee, 14 Cigarettes
Anne JonesYou Got to See Your Mama Every Night
Tommy DuncanWrong Road Blues
Wanda JacksonGames People Play
Buck OwensTogether Again
Loretta LynnI Want You Out of My Head and Back In My Bed
Time Warp TophandsEating Right Out of Your Hand
Hank SnowI've Been Everywhere
Carl ButlerI'll Go Stepping Too
Warren SmithPick Me Up On Your Way Down
Patsy ClineI Fall to Pieces
Johnny BondPut Me To Bed
Smokey RogersTambouritza Boogie
Merle TravisT For Texas
Hank WillilamsI Saw the Light

 Thank you to everyone who contributed on Monday. Sure makes me feel good. And thanks to the

pitchers, I thought it was a pretty good show.

The Noontime Jamboree playlist for 10/03/2011

Program name: 
The Noontime Jamboree
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Cliff Bruner's Texas WanderersLittle White Lies
Peggy Lee & Four of A KindI've Had My Moments
Gene Kardos & Joel ShawWaiting For the Moon
Joe Venuti-Eddie Lang All Star OrchAfter You've Gone
Prarie RamblersSwingin' Down the Orchard Lane
Bing CrosbyWhere The Blue OF The Night (meets the gold of the day)
Cal Shrum & His Colorado HillbilliesWalking The Floor Over You
The Cats & The FiddleIf I Dream Of You
Joe Mooney QuartetFrom Monday On
Martha RayeAfter You've Gone
's Texas WanderersStar Dust
Martha RayeBody and Soul
Oscar AlemanDear Old Southland
Merl Lindsay & His okalahoma Nite RidersSafety Pin Rag
Jack TeagardenStars Fell On Alabama
Bing Crosby & The Mills BrosUp A Lazy River/Paper Doll
Cal Shrum & His Rhythm RangersSweethearts Or Strangers
lionel hamptonFiddle Dee-Dee
Bing Crosby with Gus Arnheim & His orch.Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
Jimmie RodgersFrankie and Johnnie
Peggy Lee w/ Benny GoodmanHow Deep Is The Ocean
The Sons of the PioneersTumjling Tumbleweeds
Oscar AlemanTico Tico No Fuba
The VagabondsAt The End Of Sunset Lane
Pearl BaileySay It Simple
Bing Crosby & Louis ArmstrongYou're Just In Love
Billie HolidayI Can't Get Started
Cal Shrum and His Rhythm RangersHe's Gone Up the Trail
Red NicholsNobody's Sweetheart
The Mills BrosThe Song Is Ended
Cliff Bruner's Texas WanderersYou Always Hurt The One You Love
Roy RogersBlue Shadows On The Trail
Oscar AlemanMelancolia
The Sons of the PioneersOld Oaken Bucket
Tex William & The Western CaravanRed Wing
The Sunshine BoysTake It From Me
Joe VenutiThe Wild Dog

Retta Christie Hosts

The Noontime Jamboree playlist for 09/26/2011

Program name: 
The Noontime Jamboree
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Bing CrosbyAnyone Can Fall In Love
Bix beiderbecke, Frank Trumbauer & Jack TeagardenCinderella's Wedding Day
Milton Brown & His Musical BrowniesWhen I Take My sugar To Tea
Django ReinhardtI've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
Bert Lown & His Biltmore Hotel OrchLoving You the Way I Do
Rosemary ClooneyI Concentrate On You
Duke Ellington & His Orch-Ivie Anderson Voc.When My Sugar Walks Down the Street
Patsy ClineAlways
Hugh & Karl FarrDeed I Do
Gene AutryA Hillbilly Wedding In June
Peggy LeeI'll Dance At Your Wedding
Merle TravisLet's Settle Down (to running around together)
Billie HollidayI've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
Charlie ChristianTea For Two
Cab Calloway & His OrchMinnie The Moocher's Wedding Day
Harlem HOt ShotsI'm In Love All Over Again
Chu Berry w/ Fltecher Henderson & His OrchI'll Always Be In Love With YOu
Maxine SullivanEasy To Love
Wingy ManoneLove And Kisses
Bing CrosbyLove In Bloom
Bert Lown w/ Biltmore Hotel Orch.You're Simply Delish
Jimmy WakelyTenderly
Louis Prima w/ the Stafford SistersLet's Get Together and Swing
Dale EvansBesame Mucho
louis armstrongTo You Sweetheart Aloha
Lee WileyYou're A Sweetheart
Fats WallerBeleive It, Beloved
Bob Wills & His Texas PlayboysTea For Two
Louis Armstrong & His OrchConfession That I Love You
Carolina Cotton w/ Bob WillsCause I'm IN Love
Peggy Lee & Four Of A KindThe Glory Of Love
Teddy Wilson w/ Helen Ward Voc.Here's Love In Your Eye
Bing CrosbyJune In January
Jack Hilton & His OrchYou're the Cream In My Coffee
Jim Goodwin-t. and Dave Frishberg-pI Surrender Dear-1992

Thoughts about love and marriage on the Noontime Jamboree.  Retta Christie hosts.

The Noontime Jamboree playlist for 09/12/2011

Program name: 
The Noontime Jamboree
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Ray PriceI'll Sail My Ship Alone
Anson Weeks & His Hotel Mark Hopkins OrchLet's Fly Away
Clarence WilliamsMilk Cow blues
Bill Boyd and His Cowboy RamblersGuess Who's In Town
Duke Ellington & His OrchJust Squeeze Me
Red Nichols and His Five PenniesFan It
Milton Brown & his Musical BrowniesHouse At the End Of the Lane
Jack Purvis & His Orch.Dismal Dan
Vernon Dalhart & Carson RobisonShine On Harvest Moon
Milton Brown & His Musical BrowniesPray For the Lights To Go OUt
Billie Holiday & Her ORchGeorgia On My Mind
Hoagy CarmichaelThe Best Things In Life Are Free
The Chocolate DandiesStardust
Bill Boyd & His Cowboy RamblersWah Hoo
Carson RobisonWolf At the Door
Hal Kemp and His ORchIt's Only A Paper Moon
Clarence WilliamsJazz It Blues
Billie HolidayGood Morning Heartache
Gladys MoiserLovely Liza Lee
Ray PriceCrazy Arms
Clarence WilliamsIn Our Cottage Of Love
Ted Hawkins & Riley PuckettDown In the Valley
Slim Gaillard & Slam StuartOh, Lady Be Good
Billie HolidayThese Foolish Things
Leo Reisman & His OrchA Year From Today
Ethel WatersPlease Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone
Eddie Lang & Joe VenutiA Sensation
Ray PriceDon't Let the Stars Get In Your Eyes
Slim GaillardDancing On the Beach
The Chocolate DandiesBirmingham Break-Down
Clarence WilliamsRed River Blues
Bill Boyd's Cowboy RamblersBarn Dance Rag
Ethel WatersTraveling All Alone
Anita O'DayLet's Get Away From It All

Host Retta Christie

The Noontime Jamboree playlist for 09/05/2011

Program name: 
The Noontime Jamboree
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Dale EVansA Two Seated Saddle & A One Gaited Horse
Evan Kemp & the Trail RidersTonight In the Twilight
Patsy MontanaSwing Time Cowgirl
Red River DaveIs the Range Still the Same Back Home?
The Carter SistersI'm A Plain Old Country Girl
Tex Williams & The Western CaravanCowboy Opus No. 1
Girls of the Golden WestRide, Ride, Ride
Eldon BakerHappy Cowboy
Dinning SistersRidin' Down the Canyon
Cindy WalkerTi Yi Yippee Ay
Spade CooleyCopenhagen
Rex AllenCowpoke
Patsy MontanaCowboy Rhythm
Gene AutryThe Cowboy's Trademarks
Polly Jenkins & Her Musical Pals: Tex. Rose vocI'm Gonna Stradle My Saddle
Wil Carter "Montana Slim"Broken Down Cowboy
Spade CooleyRochester Schottische
Marty RobbinsAll Around Cowboy
Dale EvansI Wear A Saddle On My Heart
Girls of the Golden WestCowboy Jack
Dinning SistersHome On TheRange
Leon's Lone Star CowboysWhite River Stomp
Jimmy Wakelysong Of The Sierras
Pee Wee King & His Golden West CowboysFlying Home
Doc Williams & the Border RidersBeyond The Sunset
Jimmy WalkerDetour
Shorty Long & the Santa Fe RangersWaltz Of Colorado
Dale EvansHis Hat Cost More Than Mine
Cliff Bruner's Texas WanderersBeaumont Rag
Ezra PauletteWhen the Coyote Howls at Twiligth
Louise Massey & her WesternersMy Adobe Hacienda
Big Bill Cambell & His Rocky Mountain RhythmI'm Rockin' To The Rockies
Overstake SistersMy Daddy Was A Cowboy
Hank PennyThe Penny Opus No. 1
Slim ClarkTrailrider's Moon
Leon's Lone Star CowboysTexas Plains
Patsy MontanaThe She Buckaroo
Cliff Bruner's Texas WanderersJessie

Retta Christie hosts a Labor Day Western Special!

The Noontime Jamboree playlist for 08/15/2011

Program name: 
The Noontime Jamboree
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Sweet Jennie Lee-Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies

Sugar Blues-Fats Waller

Sweet and Simple-Teddy Wilson

When My Sugar Walks Down the Street-Duke Ellington & His Orch w/ Ivie Anderson Voc.

The Sweetest Love Of All-Tex Ritter

Ida, Sweet As Apple Cider-Hoosier Hot Shots

Peach Pickin' Time In Georgia-Jimmie Rodgers

My Sugar Is So Refined-Johnny Mercer

Sugarfoot Boogie-Hank Garland

Too Much Sugar For A Dime-Merle Travis & Judy Hayden

Sugar Cane Mama-Cliff Carlisle

Huckleberry Pie-Blackie Crawford & The Western Cherokees

Sweet and Slow- The Mills Bros.

Sweet Georgia Brown-Oscar Aleman

Just A Little Bit Sweet-Charlie Rich

Sugar Is Sweet and So Are You-Louis Prima & His New Orleans Gang

Sweet Rhythm-Cab Calloway & His Orch.

Put Some Sugar In Your Shoes-Roy Hogsed

Little Green Apples-Roger Miller

Stealin' Apples-Chu Berry w/ Fletcher Henderson Orch

The Strawberry Roan- Bill Boyd and the Cowboy Ramblers

In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree-Midge Williams

Sugar Baby-Eddie Kirk

Sweet As  A Song-Louis Armstrong & His Orch.

Sweet Bunch Of Daisies-Chet Atkins

Sweet Chorus-Django Reinhardt

You're My Sugar-Tennessee ERnie Ford w/ Kay Starr

Sweeter That the Flowers-Kitty Wells

When I Take My Sugar To Tea-The Sunshine Boys

Sugar Moon-Willie Nelson

Sweet Patootie-Triangle Harmony Boys

Sweet Moments-Bob Wills & The Texas PLayboys w/ Tommy Duncan on voc.

Fruitie Cutie-Trummy YOung

I Hear A Sweet Voice Calling-Bill Monroe & His Blue Grass Boys

Sweet Sue-Oscar Aleman

Huckleberry Duck-Raymond Scott


I approve the Noontime Jamboree!

Why didn't I know about this radio show sooner!  Thank you for the time you put into getting this great program together.  We desparately need more of this sort of thing.  I find this program to be so fulfilling and satisfying. 


thx rett

noontime jamboree

 Hey Retta,

I'm listening to you and Dave while I attempt French homework.  You are much more entertaining, it's great to hear your voice.  Can't wait to see you.

Love and big kisses,


Retta and Wade make my

Retta and Wade make my Mondays!

Upcoming show on Monday, July 21

Retta: Jazz musician and record collector and mighty fine cook Chris Tyle, will join me in the studio for a radio show featuring food songs.

Great Shows

Dear Retta and ThE MiGhTY HaWK,
Love all the shows...your intros, your support of old-time, recent, local and general good-for your soul music. My fella and I have been fans for long time...we are 22 years together and Mondays on KBOO are "our days" to recover from world-wide spazzzzzz! Thanks for your contribution to the greater good.

VW and her man, Scratch


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