Bob Brainen's playlist January 29, 2011 E-mail Bob Brainen
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Artist Track Album / Format Year Comments Approx. start time Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience (CD-R) 1961 / 1966 0:00:00 ) Space Opera Holy River Space Opera (CD) 1972 / 2004 0:01:48 ) Sandy Denny Blackwaterside The Northstar Grassman and the Ravens (CD) 1971 / 1987 0:07:14 ) Hank Garland Scarlet Ribbons Move! The Guitar Artistry of Hank Garland (CD box set) 1959 / 2001 0:11:20 ) Barry Gray Ricochet & Sunprobe from "Thunderbirds In Outer Space" Monster Movie Music, Vol. 6 (MP3) 1965 0:13:42 ) Manfred Mann There is a Man (45) 1968 0:17:49 ) Ingfried Hoffman Zwei Freunde Robbi, Tobbi Und Das Fliewatuut (CD) 1972 / 2002 0:21:30 ) Left Banke Myra There's Gonna Be a Storm: The Complete Recordings 1966-1969 (CD) 1969 / 1992 0:23:24 ) Andrew Bird Dissent Useless Creatures (CD) * 2010 0:26:39 ) Music behind DJ:
Robbi, Tobbi Und Das Fliewatuut 0:27:53 ) P.J. O'Connell Join The Crowd Join The Crowd (Vinyl) * 2011 test pressing 0:38:10 ) Joan Hager Run Darlin' Don't Walk (45) 1957 0:41:46 ) NRBQ Over Your Head Message From The Message (CD) 1994 0:44:16 ) Nirvana Star & String Group Sunday Will Never Be The Same Sitar & Strings (LP) 1968 0:47:16 ) Dizzy Gillespie Bopsie's Blues (EP) 1951 4 song 7" 0:49:58 ) Pair Extraordinaire Bramble Bush It's a Wonderful World (LP) 1967 0:53:41 ) Temptations Just my Imagination (CD) 1971 A Cappella 0:55:11 ) Tim Hardin Moonshiner Bird On a Wire (CD) 1971 0:58:55 ) Music behind DJ:
"Bob Brainen's Soul 'n RnB Instro cassette" 1:00:39 ) Tommy Hoehn Cuba I Do Love The Light (EP) 1981 1:10:37 ) Impressions I Need You A Whole Lot of Soul (LP) 1965 / 1985 VAR 1:14:03 ) Sundays Folk Song static & silence (CD) 1997 1:16:47 ) Paul Giovanni Willow's Song The Wicker Man 1973 / 2000 OST 1:19:47 ) Herman's Hermits The Man with the Cigar (45) 1965 1:24:34 ) Billy Mitchell Quintet The Zec (EP) 1948 4 song 7" 1:26:59 ) Music behind DJ:
"Bob Brainen's Soul 'n RnB Instro cassette" 1:28:35 ) Erik Satie Prelude de la Porte Heroique du Ciel Pieces For Piano (CD) 1894 / 1985 1:36:53 ) Fleetwoods Outside my Window The Best of... (CD) 1960 / 1990 1:41:41 ) Andy Williams Can't Get Used To Losing You (45) 1963 1:43:17 ) Vevertiste Brass Band Cocek na Pocek Vevertiste Brass Band (CD) 2010 1:45:40 ) Robins Whadaya Want? Leiber & Stoller - The Spark Records Story (CD) 1955 / 2001 VAR 1:49:39 ) Chu Berry "Little Jazz" Ensemble w/ Roy Eldridge Sittin' In Greats Of The Tenor Sax (LP) 1938 / 1988 VAR 1:51:55 ) Music behind DJ:
"Bob Brainen's Soul 'n RnB Instro cassette" 1:54:06 )
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
Sat. 1/29/11 9:14am JJ Moth:
Morning Bob.The perfect soundtrack for baking cookies.
Sat. 1/29/11 9:15am Josh:
THANK YOU FOR PLAYING THIS BOB... I loved T-Birds!
Sat. 1/29/11 9:18am Josh:
who was the organi player in MM?
Sat. 1/29/11 9:18am JJ Moth:
Scarlet Ribbons followed by the Captain Scarlet theme?The vocal version's a killer.
Sat. 1/29/11 9:45am SmokinJ:
Hey! It's a party!
Sat. 1/29/11 9:48am Dave:
Wow the Left Banke who did "Walk Away Rene". They had completely dropped put of my memory banke. Wiki says they were practitioners of what was known a baroque pop meaning lots of background strings.
Sat. 1/29/11 9:53am mike ret tp:
on my sat morn errand run more great info and storytelling by dj excellente bob great weekend everyone
Sat. 1/29/11 9:54am mike ret tp:
im up for one of those special cookies
Sat. 1/29/11 9:58am Listener Bill:
This is an amazing version of the Just My Imagination. Never heard it before. Better than the original version.
Sat. 1/29/11 9:59am Dave:
I had one hell of a day after eating a special brownie
Sat. 1/29/11 10:01am drr:
I think that was the original version of Just My Imagination, with the music removed.
Sat. 1/29/11 10:09am nancy:
Is anyone else having trouble with the stream?
Sat. 1/29/11 10:09am Burbling Stream:
Sat. 1/29/11 10:11am nancy:
thank you! That's much better
Sat. 1/29/11 10:12am Burbling Stream:
you're burble welcome
Sat. 1/29/11 10:25am nancy:
fuzzy again :(
Sat. 1/29/11 10:26am turtle boy:
Killer Hermits tune - Greets from Worcester, MA
Sat. 1/29/11 10:28am Wendy del Formaggio:
Worcester! Home of Coney Island Hot Dog!
Sat. 1/29/11 10:32am Jack:
Hey Bob! ( and SmokinJ )
Great show as always...
Sat. 1/29/11 10:34am SmokinJ:
Hi Jack! hehe
Sat. 1/29/11 10:37am turtle boy:
Yes Wendy, still with the big neon sign and cool graffiti permanently embedded in the booths from the 60's. Maybe I'll get 4 with all today...
Sat. 1/29/11 10:43am Wendy del Formaggio:
Turtle Boy, now you're talkin'! *burp* haha.
Is the bar next door still there? I think it's called Harold's. I'm not much of a bar person, but the look of the place always fascinated me. Frozen in time, in a great way :-)
Sat. 1/29/11 10:44am seang:
Did Mort Shuman write this tune? or Doc Pomus?
Sat. 1/29/11 10:47am turtle boy:
There's a tiny bar in the place but not next door. Tiny as in 6 or 7 seats. When I get my dogs, I do Polar Cream Soda anyway...
Sat. 1/29/11 10:54am Wendy del Formaggio:
Hmm, I must be getting my wires crossed. Whoops! Wow, I haven't had a cream soda in ages. Root beer, well that's a different story :-)
If you ever make it down to Jersey and are in need of a good hot dog or four, may I recommend Rutt's Hutt in Clifton and Hot Dog Johnny's in Buttzville (yes, Buttzville).
Sat. 1/29/11 10:58am turtle boy:
Thanks Wendy! May all your dogs be tasty...