Welcome to Mellow's Log Cabin. This blog's purpose is to supply information on a diversity of American southern music - ranging from country, blues, old-time and folk to R&B, rock'n'roll and rockabilly. I regularly present my research results about artists, labels, shows and also give guest writers a chance to publish their texts here on occasion.


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Friday, February 1, 2008

Gold Coast Jamboree

Does anybody know something about the WMIE Gold Coast Jamboree? This country radio show was hosted by WMIE in Miami, Florida. It was on air around 1956. One of the members were Tommy Spurlin and his Southern Boys. If somebody knows more about the Jamboree, please send it along!


Anonymous said...

I don't know about that show but do know about WMIE lived in Miami 1949-1957 DJ was Cracker Jim Brooker Night show was from remote site in Shell Super Store.Another DJ was Uncle Martin on Wade listen to both.Local band then was Eddie Throup?? Don't know if Tommy Was A band member or started his on band later.Sorry it doesn't help your original post.

Mellow said...

Hello Jim, thank you for the info. Maybe I can use this for my researches. Now, you don't live in Miami anymore?
regards, mellow