Old Time Rock n Roll presents a spotlight on the boys from Brooklyn. One of the hot beds of rock in the 1950's and '60's Brooklyn and the Bronx could boast the likes of Neil Sedaka, Neil Diamond, Barry Manilow, Little Anthony and the Imperials, The Tokens, Jay and the Americans and many more. And across the bridge Dion DeMucci and the Belmonts and so many other singers .Lee Douglas also plays requests from his e mail request line.
The spotlight for this week's show is one of Rock n Roll's original Bad Boys, Larry Williams. The man groomed as the successor to Little Richard, juggled his music career with a career of drug dealing, and prostitution. Despite this his music lives on this week on Old Time Rock n Roll. Also Lee plays some of the other big hits of the 50's and 60's.
This week's show spotlights the songs and stars of two of the most important record labels in early rock n roll, Specilaty and Chess Records. Listen to the music that has long been forgotten. Host, Lee Douglas will throw in some of you favorites and even tell you how to request a record that you haven't heard for many years.