Bob Brainen's playlist August 1, 2009 E-mail Bob Brainen
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Artist Track Album / Format Year Comments Approx. start time Hank Levine Orch / Timothy Leary Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience (MP3) 1961 0:00:00 ) Love August Four Sail (LP) 1969 0:01:50 ) Eels Lilac Breeze Hombre Lobo (CD) * 2009 0:07:51 ) Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66 The Joker Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66 (LP) 1966 0:09:39 ) Roy Nathanson Safer End of Subway Moon Subway Moon (CD) 2009 0:12:38 ) The Bebop Boys Serenade to a Square The Bebop Boys (2 LP) 1946 / 1978 0:17:38 ) The Bebop Boys Good Kick The Bebop Boys (2 LP) 1946 / 1978 0:21:26 ) Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra Cubana Be / Cubana Bop The Complete RCA Victor Recordings (2 CD) 1947 / 1995 Co-written and arranged by George Russell (R.I.P.) 0:20:43 ) John Barry Beat Girl Theme Beat Girl (LP) 1960 OST 0:29:04 ) Music behind DJ:
Beat Girl 0:30:50 ) George Russell Thoughts Ezz-thetics (CD) 1961 / 2007 0:40:57 ) Wendell Harrison Vol. II Angry Young Man Part 1 An Evening With The Devil (LP) 1971 0:47:20 ) Mike Harrison Paid my Dues Smokestack Lightning (LP) 1973 0:48:07 ) Soul Brother Six Some Kind of Wonderful (45) 1967 0:51:19 ) Jarmels A Little Bit of Soap (45) 1961 0:54:07 ) Hollywood Persuaders Drums A Go-Go Drums A Go-Go (LP) 1964 0:56:18 ) Shirelles Mama Said (45) 1961 0:57:13 ) Music behind DJ:
"Bob Brainen's Soul 'n RnB Instro cassette" 1:00:59 ) Chappaquidick Skyline Nobody's Watching Chappaquidick Skyline (CD) 1999 Joe Pernice project 1:10:26 ) Hall And Oates Waterwheel Whole Oats 1972 1:13:07 ) Terry Adams Rock & Roll Quartet w/ The Whole Wheat Horns Thedy (45) 2008 Recorded at Euclid Records, St. Louis, Mo. 1:17:00 ) Burt Bacharach Walk on by (MP3) 1964 stack-o-tracks version: Thanks to Spectropop 1:20:50 ) Gene Kauer "She Thinks She's a Cat" from The Atomic Brain Monster Movie Music, Vol. 3 (MP3) 1964 See: monstermoviemusic.blogspot.com 1:23:44 ) NRBQ I Got a Little Secret Workshop (CD) 1973 1:28:04 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
Washington Phillips Denomination Blues, part 1 Take Me To The Water: Immersion Baptism In Vintage Music And Photography 1890-1950 (CD) * 1927 / 2009 Var. artists comp. 1:37:31 ) Len Chandler The Lovin' People The Lovin' People (LP) 1967 1:40:35 ) Helen Merrill What's New Helen Merrill w/ Clifford Brown (LP) 1954 1:43:19 ) Thorinshield Collage of Attitudes Thorinshield (LP) 1968 1:48:16 ) Weekend The End of the Affair La Variete' (CD) 1982 1:50:47 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302"
1:52:49 ) Hank Levine Theme from Hong Kong (45) 1962 1:59:53 )
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
Sat. 8/1/09 9:13am B2:
Hey BB, thanks for your efforts today from the folks at 911 dispatch.
Sat. 8/1/09 9:23am Jason:
Hey, what was that track a few minutes ago with the tuba that went "why are you killing me, why are you killing me..."?
Sat. 8/1/09 9:28am Jack:
Was that a tuba? My question is: who was playing it? Amazing! Thanks, Bob, for Roy Nathanson.
Sat. 8/1/09 9:41am Jack:
Just finished yesterday reading "Blues People" by Imanu Amiri Baraka ( Leroi Jones ) A truly great book. Recommended if you haven't read it.
Sat. 8/1/09 9:43am tony:
what is the answer to the tuba song?
Sat. 8/1/09 9:50am bob b:
Tuba: Marcus Rojas
Sat. 8/1/09 10:11am Adam:
Jack - I had Amiri Baraka in college. A truly amazing, unpleasant in dividual.
Sat. 8/1/09 10:14am octodad:
dj talking a lot. could you play some eric dolphy?
anybody hip to hal russel nrg ensemble. dig mars williams and steve hunt.
Sat. 8/1/09 10:18am Jack:
Adam- I can believe that. He still pisses people off ( see "Somebody Blew Up America" ) "Blues People" from 1963 is one of the best analysis of slavery, the Blues, and Jazz, ever written.
Sat. 8/1/09 10:24am Jack:
or I should say: that I've ever read...
Sat. 8/1/09 10:29am Adam:
I agree with you. I don't have any problem with Somebody Blew Up . . . (every time I used to hear news people say Condoleeza Rice, I would shout - That Skeezah Condoleeza). He is trans-curmudgeonly.
The best thing that I ever heard him say was when he was talking about being radicalized and he said "I got God in my back pocket and he aint got but six shells" One of the high points of my college career.
He does inform a lot of the way that I look at music, though.
Sat. 8/1/09 10:37am SmokinJ:
Another 'smokin' show bb!
Sat. 8/1/09 10:58am Jack:
"trans-curmudgeonly"= good one!
Yes, I feel the same way: the way I look at music (as opposed to the business of music )