It’s genearlly acknowledged that Baltimore natives The Orioles became the first-ever r&b vocal group.

On today’s Total Recall, Bob the Paper Guy remembers the similar response the 1940’s quintet recieved that a rock band from Liverpool did decades later.

[audio:https://wtmd.org/radio/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/TR_010412_ED_THEORIOLES1.mp3|titles=TR_010412_ED_THEORIOLES]

Catch a musical memory from the music-loving mind of an early-rising TMD Morning Show listener every Wednesday @615am.