The Oddity

DJ Ebee

Wednesday 6AM-8AM

Featuring often forgotten quirky vocal jazz, silly standards, and novelty songs that make us giggle.

  • July 01, 2020

    Love & Marriage

    • Fats Waller "Your Feets Too Big" [Performance: Radio Recordings from 1931 to 1943]
    • Ethel Waters "Man Wanted" [The Favorite Songs of Ethel Waters]
    • Boswell Sisters "Everybody Loves My Baby" [Jazz: The Smithsonian Anthology Disc 1]
    • Ethel Shutta, Fran Frey, George Olsen "Gosh Darn" [Single]
    • Stan Kenton and his Orchestra & June Christy "I Told You I Love You Now Get Out" [Single]
    • Dinah Shore "Love and Marriage" [Single]
    • Little Jack Little "Let's Give Three Cheers for Love" [Top 20 Classics]
    • Bob Crosby and his Orchestra & Marion Mann "Two Sleepy People" [Single]
    • Freddy Martin and his Orchestra with Glen Hughes "Scatterbrain" [Greatest Hits]
    • The Pied Pipers "In The Middle Of May - 1992 Digital Remaster" [Capitol Collectors Series]
    • Fred Astair and Jane Powell "How Could You Believe Me When I Said I Love You When You Know I've Been a Liar all my Life" [Royal Wedding]
    • Rosemary Clooney "Angry - Remastered 2004" [Rosie Solves the Swinging Riddle]
    • Frank Sinatra "Nothing In Common - Remastered" [The Essential Capitol Collection]
    • Bobby Darin "That Funny Feeling - Remastered" [Capitol Collectors Series]
    • Dorothy Dandridge "Taking a Chance on Love" [Remains to be Seen]
    • Betty Hutton "Murder, He Says" [Her Greatest Hits]
    • Cab Calloway and his Orchestra "How Come You Do Me Like You Do?" [Vol. 1: The Early Years 1930-1934 disc 2]
    • Anita O'Day "Every Time I'm With You" [Live at Mr. Kelley's Restaurant]
    • Shirley Horn "I Just Found Out About Love" [You Won't Forget Me]
    • Nina Simone "Marriage Is For Old Folks" [I Put A Spell On You]
    • Johnny Nocturne Band · Kim Nalley "Fine Brown Frame" [Million Dollar Secret]
    • Alanis Morissette "Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love)" [De-Lovely Soundtrack]
    • Etta James "My Mother-In-Law" [Tell Mama]
    • Carmen McRae "I Can't Do Anything At All" [Mad About The Man]
    • Bobby Troup "Snootie Little Cutie - Remastered" [Ultra-Lounge: Wild, Cool & Swingin' Too! Volume Fifteen]
    • Sam Butera & The Witnesses "French Poodle - Remastered" [Ultra-Lounge: Wild, Cool & Swingin' Volume Five]
    • Nat King Cole Trio "'Deed I Do - Remastered 1993" [The Nat King Cole Trio - The Complete Capitol Transcription Sessions]
    • Ella Fitzgerald "Everything I've Got" [The Complete Ella Fitzgerald Song Books ]
    • Jack Jones "She Loves Me" [She Loves Me]
    • Diana Krall "The Best Thing For You" [When I Look In Your Eyes]
    • Benny Benack III "One of a Kind" [One of a Kind]
    • Dean Martin "Ain't That A Kick In The Head" [Capitol Collectors Series]
    • Vic Damone "Little Girl" [Ultra-Lounge: Wild, Cool & Swingin' Volume Five]
    • Beverly Kenney "My Kind of Love" [Beverly Kenney sings with Jimmy Jones and The Basie-Ites]
    • Sammy Davis Jr. "Easy To Love" [The Decca Years]
    • Peggy Lee "I Love Being Here With You - Remastered" [Peggy Lee Love Songs]
    • Julie Budd "If I Were A Bell" [Pure Imagination]
    • Kay Starr "C'est Magnifique - Remastered" [Movin' On Broadway]
    • Tony Bennett "With Plenty Of Money And You - Remastered" [Ultra-Lounge: Wild, Cool & Swingin' Too! Volume Fifteen]
    • Frank Sinatra "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World" [Strangers In The Night (Expanded Edition)]
    • The Chocolate Dandies "I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me" [Jazz: The Smithsonian Anthology disc 2]
  • March 17, 2020

    Quarantine Collection

    • Woody Herman "Laughing Boy Blues" [Quadromania Jazz Edition: Woody Herman: Saving Myself for You]
    • The Dozier Boys "Laughing in Rhythm" [Blazes & Dozier Boys: Swingin' & Singin']
    • Slim Gaillard "Cement Mixer" [Cement Mixer]
    • Paul Wynn "Shaving Cream" [Dr. Demento 25th Anniversary Collection]
    • Louis Armstrong "Laughin' Louie - Remastered - 2001" [Sings And Swings (Bluebird's Best Series)]
    • Cab Calloway "A Chicken Ain't Nothing But A Bird" [Hi De Ho Man]
    • Louis Jordan "Ain't Nobody Here but Us Chickens" [Jack, You're Dead: The Essential Blue Archive]
    • Tennessee Ernie Ford "Catfish Boogie" [Sixteen Tons]
    • Hank Penny "You're Bound To Look Like A Monkey" [Crazy Rhythm: The Standard Transcriptions]
    • Don Redman and His Orchestra "It's a Great World After All" [I Got Rythm (In Chronological Order 1931 - 1932)]
    • Charlie Parker "Romance Without Finance (take 2)" [The Complete Savoy & Dial Studio Recordings 1944-1948]
  • March 11, 2020

    Sassy Women's History Month Show

    • Ruth Brown "If I Can't Sell it, I'll Keep Sitting on It" [Blues on Broadway]
    • Memphis Minnie "I'm Selling My Pork Chops (but I'm Giving My Gravy Away)" [That's Chicago's South Side (When the Sun Goes Down)]
    • Ida Cox "Wild Women Don't Get the Blues" [House of Blues: Essential Women In Blues]
    • Clara Smith "It's Tight Like That" [Clara Smith Vol. 5 (1927-1929)]
    • Sweet Emma Barrett "None of My Jelly Roll" [Her New Orleans Music]
    • Dinah Washington "Big Long Slidin' Thing - Single Version" [The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 3 (1952-1954)]
    • Diana Krall "Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby" [Only Trust Your Heart]
    • Peggy Lee "I'm A Woman - Remastered" [The Best Of Miss Peggy Lee]
    • Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox "All About That Bass" [Historical Misappropriation]
    • Georgia Gibbs "Red Hot Mama" [Georgia Gibbs Volume 1]
    • Dinah Washington "A Slick Chick (On The Mellow Side)" [Gold]
    • Julie London "Nice Girls Don't Stay For Breakfast" [Nice Girls Don't Stay For Breakfast]
    • Debbie Reyolds "I Love Melvin (1953) Lady loves" [Best DEBBIE REYNOLDS Movie Songs]
    • Blossom Dearie "I'm Hip" [Diva]
    • Cécile McLorin Salvant "Stepsister's Lament" [For One to Love]
    • J.J. Johnson "Shiny Stockings - Live At Carnegie Hall, 1994" [Carnegie Hall Salutes The Jazz Masters: Verve 50th Anniversary (Live From Carnegie Hall/1994)]
    • Anita O'Day "An Occasional Man" [Anita O'Day's Finest Hour]
    • June Allyson, Mickey Rooney, MGM Studio Chorus "Treat Me Rough" [George and Ira Gershwin in Hollywood: Motion Picture Soundtrack Anthology]
    • Betty Hutton "I'm a Square in a Social Circle" [From the Film The Stork Club]
    • Ginger Rogers "They All Laughed" [George and Ira Gershwin in Hollywood: Motion Pictures Soundtrack Anthology]
    • Ella Mae Morse "Milkman, Keep Those Bottles Quiet" [The Best Of Ella Mae Morse]
    • Irene Day and Gene Krupa and his Orchestra "There'll Be Some Changes Made" [Drum Boogie]
    • Ella Fitzgerald "Always True To You In My Fashion" [Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Cole Porter Song Book]
    • Freda Payne "After The Lights Go Down Low" [After The Lights Go Down Low]
    • June Christy "Give Me The Simple Life - 1995 Digital Remaster" [Great Ladies Of Song / Spotlight On June Christy]
    • Dakota Staton "Anything Goes - 1996 Digital Remaster" [Ultra-Lounge: Wild Cool & Swingin' 3!]
    • Nancy Wilson "A Lot Of Livin' To Do - Remastered" [Ultra-Lounge: Wild, Cool & Swingin' Too! Volume Fifteen]
    • Annie Ross "Twisted" [Ultimate Beatnik Collection, Vol. 3]
    • Lorraine Feather "You're Outta Here - based on "The Minor Drag"" [New York City Drag]
    • Rosemary Clooney "Sisters" [Mothers & Daughters]
    • Barbra Streisand "Don't Rain On My Parade" [The Essential Barbra Streisand]
    • Nancy Wilson "It's Time for Me" [ How Glad I Am/Gentle Is My Love]
    • Sarah Vaughan "Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams - 2007 Remaster" [The Divine One]
    • Betty Carter "My Favorite Things - Live At Bradshaw's Great American Music Hall, San Francisco/1979" [The Audience With Betty Carter (Live)]