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PostPosted: Tue April 21st, 2009, 19:38 GMT 
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Tom and Dinah retain their thrones as King and Queen of Theme Time; a few favorites move up a rank; The Clancy Brothers join the list. Goodbye... :(

Most Played Seasons 1-3
Shows 1- 99 03MAY06 till 15 APRIL09:

: 10x: Tom Waits and Dinah Washington

: 9x : Elvis Costello, George Jones, Van Morrison, The Rolling Stones

: 8x : James Brown, Ray Charles, Louis Jordan, Frank Sinatra, Muddy Waters, Hank Williams Sr, and Bob Wills

: 7x : Louis Armstrong, The Beatles, Johnny Cash, Slim Gaillard, Buddy Johnson, Jerry Lee Lewis, Buck Owens, Prince Buster, Porter Wagoner, Sonny Boy Williamson II

: 6x : The Drifters, Duke Ellington, The Everly Brothers, Merle Haggard, Billie Holiday, Los Lobos, Anita O’Day, Charlie Parker, and Howlin’ Wolf

: 5x : June Christy, Bo Diddley, Fats Domino, Doug Sahm & Sir Douglas Quintet, Wanda Jackson, JB Lenoir, Smiley Lewis, Little Walter, Loretta Lynn, Randy Newman, Charlie Poole, Elvis Presley, The Stanley Brothers, Big Joe Turner,

: 4x : Mose Allison, David Alvin, Chuck Berry, The Carter Family, The Clash, Nat King Cole, Ry Cooder, Bob Dorough, Lefty Frizzell, Wynonie Harris, Elmore James, The Kinks, Leadbelly, Professor Longhair, The Louvin Brothers, Joni Mitchell, Bill Monroe, NRBQ, Charlie Parker, Louis Prima, Jimmie Rodgers, Memphis Slim, Bessie Smith, Warren Smith, The Sons of the Pioneers, Joe Strummer, Irma Thomas, and Fats Waller

: 3x : Clarence Ashley, Hank Ballard, Count Basie, Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown, Milton Brown, Ruth Brown, Betty Carter, Gus Cannon’s Jug Stompers, Leroy Carr & Scrapper Blackwell, The Clancy Brothers, The Coasters, Eddie Cochran, Sam Cooke, Bing Crosby, Miles Davis, Dave Edmunds, The Enchanters, Dizzy Gillespie, The Grateful Dead, Buddy Guy, Jimi Hendrix, Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks, The Ink Spots, Etta James, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Jenny Lewis and the Watson Twins, Joe Liggins and the Honeydrippers, Lovin’ Spoonful, Bob Marley and the Wailers, The Marvellettes, [Toots &] The Maytals, Johnny Mercer, Memphis Minnie, The Mississippi Sheiks, Ennio Morricone, Harry Nilsson, Roy Orbison, Johnny Otis, Johnny Paycheck, Hank Penny, Carl Perkins, Webb Pierce, Charlie Rich, Otis Redding, Lou Reed, The Robins, Nina Simone, Red Simpson, Huey ‘Piano’ Smith, The Staple Singers, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Ike Turner, Conway Twitty, Johnny Tyler, Eddie 'Cleanhead' Vinson, Billy Ward and the Dominoes, Tex Williams, Peter Wolf, Bobby Womack and Stevie Wonder.


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PostPosted: Wed April 22nd, 2009, 16:06 GMT 

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Many thanks Absolutely Sweet Marie, I know this must be a lot of work to keep track of, and I for one, really appreciate your efforts. When I was growing up artists like George Jones were called "Country Western" and it seems like a lot of who are represented fall into that category, Porter Wagoner, Loretta Lynn, Johnny Paycheck.... and I never was very fond of that style or sound, but I have to say that on TTRH I had my mind opened at bit and I try not to FF those songs, but to stay with it.

And there are many artists represented who I never even heard of before, and who I really like! eg: Professor Longhair, Anita O’Day, Ruth Brown and Sister Rosetta Tharpe.

An unpredictable list, to be sure! Not at all what I expected to hear, and I was very interested to see how each theme would play out. Thanks for the scorecard!


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PostPosted: Fri April 24th, 2009, 10:40 GMT 
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Thanks a lot for this


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