1.21 gigawatts - 1959 Episode 2

1959. Khrushchev snubbed by Disneyland. Peak Jazz. Rock music is still finding its feet but we think it is off to a promising start.

Spotify playlist


  1. Jet Black by The Drifters on The Shadows Complete Singles As & Bs: 21 Years At The Top (Parlophone Records)
  2. Maybellene by Chuck Berry on Berry is On Top (Geffen Records)
  3. You Don't Love Me (You Don't Care) by Bo Diddley on Go Bo Diddley (Geffen Records)
  4. Tell All The World About You by Ray Charles on What'd I Say (Atlantic Recording)
  5. All Blues by Miles Davis on Kind of Blue (Columbia)
  6. Giant Steps by John Coltrane on Giant Steps (Atlantic Recording)
  7. I Really Love You by Jo-Ann Campbell on The Blonde Bombshell (Discos Cada)
  8. Sweet Nothin's by Brenda Lee on 20th Century Masters: The Millenium Collection: Best of Brenda Lee (MCA Records)
  9. You Win Again by Johnny Cash on Greatest (Sun Entertainment Corporation)
  10. Blue Rondo a la Turk by The Dave Brubeck Quartet on Time Out (Sony Music Entertainment)
  11. Lonely Woman by Ornette Coleman on The Shape Of Jazz To Come (Atlantic)
  12. Slap That Bass by Ella Fitzgerald on Ella Fitzgerald SIngs The George and Ira Gershwin Song Book (Verve Music)
  13. I Only Have Eyes For You by Th by The Flamingos on American Graffiti [Soundtrack] (Geffen)