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Caption: Juke In The Back with Matt The Cat, Credit: Public Domain
This week, th "Juke In The Back" looks at how one of R&B's greatest voices, LaVern Baker, got her start. It's part one of a two part feature on the...

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  • Added: Oct 08, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Juke In The Back with Matt The Cat, Credit: Public Domain
This week, for the 700th episode of "Juke In The Back," Matt The Cat digs deep into the racks n' stacks o' shellac to bring you a solid hour on tha...

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  • Added: Oct 01, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Juke In The Back with Matt The Cat, Credit: Public Domain
This week, the "Juke In The Back" salutes one of R&B's greatest unsung labels, Red Robin Records. Bobby Robinson started Robin Records in 1952. It ...

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  • Added: Sep 24, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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"Juke In The Back" completes its 2 part special on the great Chuck Willis. This week, in part 2, we focus on Chuck's amazing crossover success in t...

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  • Added: Sep 17, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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This week, the "Juke" features part 1 of a 2 part special on the great and much underrated Chuck Willis. Most cats n' chicks know Chuck's 1957 smas...

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  • Added: Sep 10, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Juke In The Back with Matt The Cat, Credit: Public Domain
Willie Mabon scored 2 #1 R&B records with "I Don't Know" and "I'm Mad" in 1952 and '53 respectively. Having 2 #1s ensured that he would never be fo...

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  • Added: Sep 03, 2023
  • Length: 59:01
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Caption: Juke In The Back with Matt The Cat, Credit: Public Domain
Matt The Cat presents another highly underrated vocal group from the 1950s: The Du-Droppers as part of a full hour of 1940s and '50s rhythm & blues...

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  • Added: Aug 27, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Juke In The Back with Matt The Cat, Credit: Public Domain
The Five Keys were undoubtedly one of the finest vocal groups of both the R&B and Rock n' Roll eras. This week, in part 2 of our 2 part feature, we...

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  • Added: Aug 20, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Juke In The Back with Matt The Cat, Credit: Public Domain
The Five Keys were undoubtedly one of the finest vocal groups of both the R&B and Rock n' Roll eras. In part 1, Matt The Cat focuses on The Five Ke...

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  • Added: Aug 13, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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This week's "Juke In The Back" highlights the short, but important career of Faye Adams. DJ Alan Freed called her "The little gal with the big voic...

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  • Added: Aug 06, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Juke In The Back with Matt The Cat, Credit: Public Domain
The "Juke In The Back" features the most important and influential vocal group of the post World War II era, The Orioles. Baltimore's finest singin...

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  • Added: Jul 30, 2023
  • Length: 59:46
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Nashville truly earned its nickname as "Music City" during the 1950s as it was not only the home of Country Music, but also a hotbed for a thriving...

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  • Added: Jul 23, 2023
  • Length: 58:59
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This week, we continue our salute to the great blues shouter, Big Joe Turner with part 2 of 2. The show opens in 1951, with Turner's first recordin...

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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This week, the "Juke In The Back" is loaded with nothing but the great recordings of Big Joe Turner, the "Boss Of The Blues." The show also feature...

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  • Added: Jul 09, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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We throw the word "influential" around a lot on the Juke In The Back, but very few groups can actually claim to have started a sub-genre based on t...

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  • Added: Jul 02, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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The Juke In The Back jumps into summer by spotlighting THE summertime holiday, the 4th of July. We're diggin' the 4th in song, ranging from songs a...

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  • Added: Jun 25, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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We continue our unsober series of vintage Rhythm & Blues drinking songs this week with Rhythm & Booze: Looped! This week, we'll delve into your dru...

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  • Added: Jun 18, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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The "Juke In The Back" continues our sporadic series Rhythm & Booze with a tribute to bartenders, juke joints and barrel houses as well as a salute...

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  • Added: Jun 11, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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The "Juke In The Back" once again raises a glass in our Rhythm & Booze series. This time, the entire program is dedicated to that Bad, Bad Whiskey....

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  • Added: Jun 04, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Juke In The Back with Matt The Cat, Credit: Public Domain
Raise you glasses as we toast Rhythm & Booze: Wine, Wine, Wine on this week's "Juke In The Back." The entire program features the greatest wine R&B...

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  • Added: May 28, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9