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The Old Dingy Jukebox

Christian Gallo

The Old Dingy Jukebox features a wide variety of down home American music styles played from a collection of 78rpm, 45rpm and LP records. Each show will take the listener on an aural journey exploring the great American musical heritage. The show’s repertoire is deep and wide with an emphasis on early to middle 20th century Americana. Styles played on the show include the blues, jazz, old time string bands, traditional folk music, honky tonk, bluegrass and early country music. Informative, yet entertaining, the show’s host, Christian Gallo, includes brief historical tidbits and anecdotes that accompany a selection of often rare or obscure recordings. Sit back and have a listen

Recent Episodes

Episode #19-The Old Dingy Jukebox-HISTORY ADDENDUM- Episode One, Part One "Goin' Up The Country" Race, Records and the American Musical IdentityApril 15, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #18- Special Guest Episode: Crazy, Corny, Crooked, and Cool Records with Matt SaylesMarch 31, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #17- “Get Your Mind Out Of The Gutter”: Pre-War Hokum Blues and Jazz 78s.March 11, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #16- Just Good Records: Truckin', Skiddin', Cheatin' & Surfin'February 22, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #15-Just Good Records: Chitlins, Flying Saucers, Bull Fiddles and BaboonsJanuary 11, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #14- A People’s Archive: Buried Stories, Radical Histories, and Folk Music. With Special Guests Dr. Cheryl Jimenez Frei and Matt SaylesDecember 08, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #13- Beer Thievery, Dead Dictators and Inebriated Truck Drivers November 12, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #12- Down Home Music From Arhoolie RecordsOctober 15, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #11- Labor Day: Unwieldy Hammers, Big Boss Men and Mining DisastersSeptember 07, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #10- Just Good Records: Sugar Coated Cinders, Rubber Tired Hearses and Lazy RiversAugust 26, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #9- Saturday Night and Sunday Morning: Rascally Paramours, Satan's Burning Hell, Reefer and Streets of GloryAugust 01, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #8- Special Guest Episode: David Bragger- Pig Feet, Yodels, Moonshine and Circus Fires. July 14, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #7- Country 45s: Truck Stops, Lazy and Desperate Men, Gooseballs and Fried Chicken.July 01, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #6- Great Guitar Records: Double Necks, Long Tall Women, Shuffles and RagsJune 17, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #5-Special Guest Episode: Matt Sayles- Carbolic Acid, Stormy Hearts, Tangos and Blue LightsJune 04, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #4- Memorial Day: Sinking Ships, Wooden Legs, Letters Home and Mud.May 22, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #3- Just Good Records: Shotguns, High Geared Women, Washboards and Organ Grinders.May 15, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #2- California: Dim Lights, Orange Juice Fountains, Steel Guitars and Poor Relationship ChoicesMay 08, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #1- Welcome to the Old Dingy Jukebox: Jelly Roll Bakers, Honky Tonks, Brown Liquor and Strange HappeningsMay 01, 2020 Episode artwork