Options Sophisticated Boom Boom with Sheila B.: Playlist from November 22, 2019 Options

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Female-fronted pop from the past, present, and future; from all over the globe. And the occasional man.

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Artist Track Album Label Year Comments Images New Approx. start time
Nellie McKay  I Concentrate On You   Options Bagatelles  Palmetto Records  2019   
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Arleta  Eiha Ena Agori   Options Sto Rythmo Tou Agera  Melody Maker Single Member  2008  From 1968 
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Soul II Soul  Back To Life   Options Keep On Movin’  Virgin Records  1989   
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Shena Ringo  Yatsuke Shigoto   Options Karuki Samen Kuri no Hana  Virgin Records  2003   
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Marianne Faithfull  Rosie Won't You Please Come Home   Options Kinked! (Kinks Songs & Sessions 1964-1971)  Ace Records  2016  From 1966      0:15:51 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Antoinette Konan  Abijan Adja   Options Antoinette Konan  Awesome Tapes From Africa  2019  From 1986 
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Cleo Brown  When Hollywood Goes Black and Tan   Options Here Comes Cleo  Hep Records  2005  From 1935      0:21:34 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Insolito UniVerso  Vuelve   Options La Candela Del Rio  Olindo Records  2018   
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Carly Simon  You Belong To Me   Options Boys In the Trees  Elektra  1978  Highly recommend Carly's memoir, Boys In the Trees! 
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Sister Sledge  Love Don’t You Go Through No Changes On Me   Options Circle Of Love  Atco  1975   
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Tawny Reed  I Got A Feeling   Options   Red Bird  1966  written by Baby Washington      0:43:54 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Vera Hall  Trouble So Hard   Options Sounds Of the South  Atlantic Records  1993  From 1937      0:46:43 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Wynona Carr  Please Mr. Jailer   Options Such A Much: R&B Girls of the 50s and 60s  Croydon Municipal  2015  From 1956      0:48:35 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Salma Agha  Pyare Aaja   Options Salma Agha In Pakistan  EMI Pakistan  1985   
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La Lupe  Bomba Gitana   Options They Call Me La Lupe  Craft Recordings  1971   
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Connie Stevens  Tick Tock   Options   Bell  1970  One of my faves!      0:58:16 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
 
La Féline  Tant Que Tu Respires   Options Vie Future  Kwaidan Records  2019   
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El Michels Affair  12345678910   Options   Big Crown Records  2019   
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Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood  You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’   Options Nancy & Lee  Reprise  1968   
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Angel Bat Dawid  We Are Starzz   Options The Oracle  Intergalactic Mantra  2019   
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Eri Chiemi  Tabaru-Zaku   Options Eri Chiemi  Akuphone  2016  From 1962 
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Lhasa De Sela  Love Came Here   Options Lhasa  Les Disques Audiogramme  2009   
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Akiko Yano  Ramen Tabetai   Options Oesu Oesu  Japan Records  1984  MY SINGLE OF THE WEEK! (I want to eat Ramen!) 
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Rufus & Chaka Khan  Ain’t Nobody   Options Breakin’ OST  Get On Down  2011  From 1983      1:41:23 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Saint Etienne  Wilson   Options Fox Base Alpha  Heavenly  1991   
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Carla Dal Forno  The Garden   Options The Garden  Blackest Ever Black  2017   
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Nini Raviolette  Suis Je Normale   Options Change the Beat - The Celluloid Records Story 1979-1987  Strut  2013  From 1980      1:51:15 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Asha Puthli  Chipko Chipko   Options Hari Om  Sony Music India  1990   
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Soleil   Twinkle Heart   Options   Victor Entertainment  2019   
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Suzy Wallis  Be My Man   Options   RCA Victor  1964        2:10:16 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Gillian Hills  Le Paradis Pour Toi   Options   Barclay  1960   
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The Bird & the Bee  Kiss On My List   Options Interpreting The Masters Volume 1: A Tribute To Daryl Hall And John Oates  Blue Note  2010        2:15:34 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Nellie Lutcher  Fine Brown Frame   Options The Best Of Nellie Lutcher  Blue Note  1995  From 1948      2:18:51 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Priscilla Bowman  A Spare Man   Options Tough Dolls  Buffalo Bop  2003  From 1957      2:21:43 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Mo Kalamity featuring Tiken Jah Fakoly  Le Pouvoir   Options   Sofia-Thea Records  2018   
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Elia Y Elizabeth  Ponte Bajo El Sol   Options La Onda De Elia y Elizabeth  Vampi Soul  2014  From 1972 
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Tristen  A Case Of You   Options   Modern Outsider  2019   
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The Cardigans  No Sleep   Options Long Gone Before Daylight  Stockholm Records  2003   
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Manami Kakudo  Dance   Options Ya Chaika  Apollo Sounds  2018   
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Judy Henske  High Flying Bird   Options High Flying Bird  Collectors' Choice Music  2002  From 1964 / For Jason! 
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Betty Lavette  He Made A Woman Out Of Me   Options   Silver Fox  1969  Playing live at White Eagle Hall on Saturday 12/7!      2:53:21 (MP3 | Pop‑up)
Kraak & Smaak featuring Sanguita  Soul Liberator   Options Pleasure Centre  Boogie Angst  2019   
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Listener comments!

Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 2:48pm Michael 98145:

Nowhere but here ♫
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 2:52pm Guido from Cologne:

Hello Sheila!
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 2:59pm dreamyandseedy:

ready to get giddy!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:00pm Michael 98145:

  Fri. 11/22/19 3:00pm P-90:

gobble
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:00pm P-90:

gobble
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:00pm P-90:

GOBBLE
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:00pm ncjay:

Good afternoon Sheila and all Friday Music Lovers!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:01pm listener james from westwood:

Afternoon, Sheila and all!!
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:01pm mariano:

Hey Sheila and all y'all!
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:03pm Jocelyn:

Happy Friday everyone!
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:03pm harold fridkis:

hello beautiful Sheila! just tuning in to Sophisticated Boom Boom right now.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:03pm Michael 98145:

sweet
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 3:04pm EarlyMorningInSeoul:

Good afternoon!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 3:04pm loveless:

Adding my hello with all the others.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:04pm WR:

Who played the Japanese female thing? Bryce or Sheila?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:05pm ParUbi:

Hey everyone
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:05pm thormagma:

Hola Sheila and the international boomer crew! Lovely start to the show
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:07pm steveo:

Hi Sheila, sounding great
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 3:08pm Dominick:

Hello good people
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:09pm steveo:

@WR it was Sheila
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:10pm steveo:

1989??? tell me this was not 1989
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:10pm listener james from westwood:

LOL, yes, this was a college-era track for me!
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 3:10pm Laurie H:

Ooh I love this song "Back to life!"
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 3:10pm djsheilab:

Music lovin' gang! Thanks for joining me today :)
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:11pm tneeld:

Wow! Your communique went in a wildly different direction than what I expected. Glad I don’t have to continue to try to convince myself I like her. Hi all! Enjoy SBB live - I’m about to get on a plane so no liveness for me today.
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:12pm Roman Dog Bird:

hello
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:12pm brainiac:

OK Boomers, let's do this
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 3:12pm djsheilab:

Laurie H.! Xoxo
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:13pm βrian:

Durn, I missed Nellie.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:13pm steveo:

just for fun put 2019 minus 1989 into your calculator, JamesFW
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 3:14pm djsheilab:

And a big HELLO to tneeld, listener james from westwood, steveo, Dominick, Michael 98145, Guido from Cologne, P-90, ncjay, mariano, harold fridkis, Jocelyn, EarlyMorningInSeoul, ParUbi, WR, loveless, thormagma, Roman Dog Bird, brainiac, + Brian!
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:16pm mariano:

Ooh, this is one of my favorite Kinks tunes, didn't know there were any covers, coooool!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:16pm brainiac:

I saw Nellie McKay several years ago in SF. She did the whole show in persona as Dinah Shore, but without mentioning who she was doing. It was ... disconcerting.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:17pm Phillippe Bastille:

Hey hey Friday Friends!
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:17pm :D:

Heyo!
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:17pm Cooh John:

Friday salutations, djsheilab and sophisticates. Time to start the weekend.
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:18pm jûjû killah:

I didn't bake no cakes, but I made banana pudding.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 3:19pm djsheilab:

Hello Phillippe Bastille, smiley face person, Cooh John, + jûjû killah!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 3:19pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

MF doing this RayDavies makes sense in some ways!
...Someone observed that - say - 'Mother's Little Helper' is...kinda Kinks...
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:23pm Jocelyn:

Hi Phillippe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 3:24pm The Oscar:

Afternoon! Busy working, but this song has summoned my film geek self!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 3:26pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

What a track! ...thinking how Satchmo transcended attempts to type him...he was simply too big to fit!
...& the Wars did much to minimize prejudice against Jazz
...there were bigger fish to fry - if Swing helped the cause...
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:28pm Passaic River Blues:

That was pretty cool. I liked the Dick Hyman-esque breakdown.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 3:28pm Mr. Pumpy:

Hello, Sheila...just got in from work. Sounding great on the car ride! Soul II Soul was a good pick!
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:29pm spodiodi:

Ahoy djsheilab and company boom! sounding nice!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:29pm WR:

We like the upbeat to counteract the grey cold seeing here in NYC area.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:31pm WR:

Who did was she talking about?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:31pm Planet Tyler:

Report away!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:31pm ParUbi:

FKA Twigs
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:35pm Jocelyn:

Carly’s books are beautifully written.
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:35pm thormagma:

Hearing an upbeat, positive person like you give such a scathing critique of a live show was pretty delightful to hear. Very succinct with exactly what kind of disappointing it was.
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:38pm Jocelyn:

Deborah Harry’s book is great too if anyone wants a good winter read. I didn’t want the book to end. What amused me was you could tell it had to be edited to bits because she’s had such a crazy life there’s enough material for a few more books.
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:38pm βrian:

I missed whose show it was.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:38pm WR:

Aha. On radio we can't see if you are blushing so you are safe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:39pm Matt Fiveash:

Lot of good celebrity dirt in Carly's book- did you get to the Sean Connery part yet?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:39pm ParUbi:

(@Brian-- FKA Twigs)
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 3:39pm djsheilab:

Matt Fiveash—Not yet! She's only just enrolled in Sarah Lawrence.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 3:39pm djsheilab:

Thanks for the tip, Jocelyn! I'll add it to my list.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 3:40pm Dominick:

I saw Carly perform Summer 1971. She certainly hid her stage fright well. Met her in '98 at work. She was very engaging and not shy. Nice person.
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:40pm Cooh John:

Heard Michael sing this with Chaka Khan on the 4th of July. Fireworks went off early.
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:41pm CHAD PEARSON:

AH! Wonderful! You Belong to Me
Make it a twofer and play Nobody Does it Better!
Yay Carly!
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:41pm Jocelyn:

I finished Carly’s book about her friendship with Jackie O a few days ago, it was good too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 3:42pm Mr. Pumpy:

This Carly Simon song brings me right back to being a wee lad and moving with my father from Queens to Jersey. Rainy days in the VW Bug...or perhaps it was his Monte Carlo by then. Transcendent!
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:42pm Jocelyn:

While I’m not “in to” Carly, I like her. If that makes sense.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 3:43pm djsheilab:

Hey the Oscar, Mr. Pumpy, Passaic River Blues, RRNov63, spodiodi, WR, Planet Tyler, + Chad Pearson!
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:44pm Jocelyn:

Yeah, it’s celebrity fluff but I remember Brittany Murphy saying she was shocked how friendly, engaging and generous Carly was. She read that she was shy, serious so when a bubbly Carly showed up on set it was a great surprise,
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:45pm lp-cover-lover:

Hi Sheila! Just jumping in with you. Just in time for Tawny Reed!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:47pm JtotheK:

hmmm. this Tawny Reed 45 will be added to the want list, right next to the Baby Washington 45... (hiya SheilaB, hi boom boomers!)
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:47pm JtotheK:

*and now, Moby sample spotting...
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:48pm P-90:

Tell it, Vera
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:49pm cccinkc:

Sheila, you are always amazing, but you are *killing it* today!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:50pm JtotheK:

**and now, a FANTASTIC Wynona Carr 45 -- Sheila, imagine my pleasant surprise when this 45 showed up in a dollar bin a few months ago!
  Fri. 11/22/19 3:52pm Vanessa Tara:

allo, allo!
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:52pm βrian:

Reminds me of Colette Magny.
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 3:52pm Jonny Wulf:

Greetings from Olympia WA!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 3:53pm djsheilab:

Hey Jonny Wulf! Vanessa Tara! lp-cover-lover! JtotheK!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 3:54pm djsheilab:

JtotheK—You lucky thing! I still haven't managed to find an original 45.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:55pm Passaic River Blues:

I feel like I was reading something by Salman Rushdie recently where he was praising Salma Agha. So cool to hear this.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:58pm Passaic River Blues:

La Lupe's "Bembe Pata Pata" destroys me every time I hear it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:59pm Gaylord Fields:

Sheila, it's been a pleasure being able to devote my listening to your show for once, thanks to a slow pre-Thanksgiving Friday at work.
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 3:59pm dreamyandseedy:

i have to know if anyone else in the FKA Twigs crowd was seeing behind the mask like you? or were they enthralled?
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 3:59pm djsheilab:

Gaylord Fields! So happy you're here!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 3:59pm JtotheK:

Tick Tock! (My luck hasn't turned up this 45 yet!)
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 4:00pm EarlyMorningInSeoul:

What a great track!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:00pm Gaylord Fields:

That makes two of us, Sheila! Love to you and all you do, as always!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:01pm tim from champaign (now washington):

Hi Sheila and everybody! I'm tardy due to the siren song of a Vietnamese lunch.
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:01pm βrian:

La Lupe & Herbie Hancock.
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 4:01pm northguineahills:

I have that Sounds of the South comp, I love it! (comment didn't go through earlier...)
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:03pm βrian:

I had Bánh mì, myself.
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:03pm Vanessa Tara:

connie stevens! she also sang the original version of betcha by golly wow, originally titled keep going strong
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:03pm brainiac:

I confess /montypython
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:07pm Vincent Nifigance:

Thanks for addressing Iran Sheila B.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:08pm ParUbi:

I have an Iranian penpal that I have not heard from. It's terrifying.
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:08pm Earth Walker:

We are protesting here in France too The yellow vest movement
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:09pm Earth Walker:

My friend was just there in Iran for his honeymoon
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:09pm Earth Walker:

Very nice people
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:10pm Earth Walker:

We all need to get up stand up and act up
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:11pm djsheilab:

ParUbi—That is very scary. I hope your penpal is safe.
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:11pm Carmichael:

Heya Sheila and boomers. Off today, but listenin’ in.
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:11pm Earth Walker:

Power to the people
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:11pm ParUbi:

I was just trying to help my friend there figure out her thesis proposal. She wanted to write on Russian Doll. They all watch Netflix, etc., there.
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:11pm Joe in Bushwick:

Another amazing show and song! Thank you always for this Friday treat!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:11pm djsheilab:

Power to the people indeed, Earth Walker!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:12pm ParUbi:

Then she dropped out, and I saw the headlines.
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:12pm William Main:

Good for you in mentioning the protests in Iran. Those are people with real guts. Let's also remember the protesters in Lebanon, Iraq and (a few months ago) Sudan.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:12pm Phillippe Bastille:

Hey Shiela, I was thinking about you a few days ago -- the soundtrack was something that I could easily see you curating! Brigette Bardot, Serge Gainsbrough, Saint Privat, Coeur de Pirate and a France Gall cover helped along a rather uneven film (A Simple Favor)
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:13pm Earth Walker:

Thanks so much for the music been tuning in turning on to WFMU for around a few weeks now
First time Cool time
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:14pm Marley Dogg:

Love me some El Michaels Affair!
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:14pm Vanessa Tara:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OHw_zQKliHM
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:15pm Earth Walker:

We need occupy Wall Street 2
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:15pm tim from champaign (now washington):

Thanks for mentioning what is happening in Iran. Despite the moron-in-chief, we've got it so easy here.
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:15pm Dave Spice:

Listening in from the UK and just discovered the show. Loving every minute.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:16pm listener james from westwood:

Lee Hazlewood is one of my favorite occasional men.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:16pm ParUbi:

And it's serious about headscarves. She's always hearing about hair showing from men. Also, she almost lost her job for nearly shaking hands with her colleague.
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:16pm CHAD PEARSON:

Love you’ve lost that lovin feeling
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:17pm Vanessa Tara:

lee hazlewood?! and nancy?! my day is complete!
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:18pm Eric from Lake Hiawatha:

The piano and Lee H’s inflections are heavenly
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:18pm Carmichael:

Hazlewood has such odd interpretations. His album with Nancy is a hoot.
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:19pm Vincent Nifigance:

Occupy Pennsylvania Avenue.
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 4:19pm White Michael:

that was too sad
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:19pm djsheilab:

Hey northguineahills, tim from champaign, William Main, Vincent Nifigance, Joe in Bushwick, Dave Spice, Marleyy Dogg, Eric from Lake Hiawatha, Carmichael, + White Michael!
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:20pm Earth Walker:

Yeahhhhhhhhhh
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:22pm Earth Walker:

Occupy Capital Hill
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:23pm Vanessa Tara:

sounds like the wrecking crew studio
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:24pm ?:

Let's get weird with that licorice stick
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 4:26pm Scott Williams:

Good god, that Angel Bat Dawid record is stunning!! Hi Sheila!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:26pm djsheilab:

Hey Scott Williams! Yeah, it's a real beauty.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:28pm Michael 98145:

RIP ... Lhasa de Sela (September 27, 1972 – January 1, 2010)
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 4:29pm Monica:

Sheila! Lurking and loving what I'm hearing:) Yo, Gaylord!!! And hey, my old buddy Fred Goodman just published a book on Lhasa De Sela called WHY LHASA de SELA MATTERS on Longreads.
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 4:30pm Monica:

and Scott:)
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:30pm William Main:

Thanks Shelia. I hate to admit it, but the regime's internet shutdown seems to be working. The BBC has given the protests more coverage but even they comment on how hard it is to get information. BTW very interesting to hear you were born in Iran (that's what you said, right?). When do we get to read the fascinating and scandalous Shelia B. autobiography?
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:30pm Dave Spice:

Angel Bat Dawid just played the London Jazz Festival here in the UK. If I'd known she was that good I'd have made the effort to go and see her.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:32pm Michael 98145:

( webbing: " According to Lhasa, her hippie parents did not give her a name until the age of five months; her mother was reading a book about Tibet and the word Lhasa "just grabbed her" as the right name for the baby girl." )
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:32pm Gaylord Fields:

Monica! I can't wait to hear what you do in this space next week!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:34pm bɹˈe͡ɪnɪˌak:

beautiful French pronunciation
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:35pm Michael 98145:

i like to think of us as Sophisticated Witnesses
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 4:36pm EarlyMorningInSeoul:

Whenever I think of Akiko Yano, I always think of that album cover with her holding that dolphin
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 4:37pm EarlyMorningInSeoul:

img.discogs.com...
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 4:38pm Monica:

❤️ Gaylord!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:38pm djsheilab:

Great news about the Lhasa book, Monica!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 4:39pm Victor Eremita:

Now I want to eat ramen, too
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:39pm Gaylord Fields:

❤️ Monica!
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:40pm Carmichael:

I’d love to know who band is here. I have an idea ...
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:41pm djsheilab:

OOPS!
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:42pm Vanessa Tara:

;) djsheilab
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:43pm Vincent Nifigance:

Colossal.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:43pm brainiac:

I suddenly have a strange hankering for Cibo Matto
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:43pm Vanessa Tara:

i saw this film when it came out
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 4:44pm dale:

hello sheila b. i had this 12 inch 45. long with adele bertei's build me a bridge, rebbe jackson's centipede etc. early and mid 80s brought some good dance tracks.
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:44pm Earth Walker:

Teacher in French. Professeure féminin
Professeur masculin. Difficult language but precise
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:44pm djsheilab:

Vanessa Tara—Me too! I just adored both Breakin' + Electric Boogaloo!
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 4:45pm Jonny Wulf:

Love the Breakin' and Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo OST. Din Daa Daa
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:46pm mariano:

Hey, that sample is from Wilson Pickett's cover of Hey Jude, isn't it?
  S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:47pm mysilentface:

Hello Sheila and everyone! I'm so sad I missed half the show. But Chaka makes everything better!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:48pm djsheilab:

Hey Victor Eremita, mysilentface, + dale!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:50pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Hello, Sheila and DJs that go Boom!
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:50pm cheri the duff:

@SHEILA AND YOU WONDERFUL HAPPY PEOPLE,,B CHERI THE DUFF WISHING YOU A HAPPY HOLIDAY SEASON!!!!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:51pm Michael 98145:

cheers to you, @cheri
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:52pm djsheilab:

May I remind you dear listeners that the fabulous Monica will be your DJ next Friday 3pm-6pm!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:52pm djsheilab:

Hey Ken from Hyde Park + cheri the duff!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:55pm μπρέινιακ:

I wonder if the fabulous Monica will do a set from the Blackest Ever Black label
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:56pm ParUbi:

I need to listen to more of that Carla Dal Forno
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:56pm djsheilab:

You can bet I was THRILLED to stumble upon this bonkers cover!
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:57pm cheri the duff:

@Sheila I HOPE YOU HAVE SWEET THANKSGGIVING HOLIDAY!!!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 4:58pm Michael 98145:

Radio Raviolette
  Fri. 11/22/19 4:59pm johnzo:

Yea! Great set as always
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 4:59pm djsheilab:

Thanks johnzo!
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 5:00pm EarlyMorningInSeoul:

@djsheilab: Like you I had a stumbled upon Michael Jackson cover. Here's a Billie Jean in Japanese by Miki Asakura! www.youtube.com...
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:00pm Michael 98145:

loving this
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 5:01pm Jonny Wulf:

This is killer. Anyone heard the Slingshot cover/medley of Steely Dan's Do It Again and MJ's Billie Jean?
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:01pm Joe in Bushwick:

That song was incredible!!!
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:02pm Cool Runnings:

Akiko Yano is my spiritual sister. May Jehovah continue to bless her efforts and guide her path of service to him.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:03pm Michael 98145:

Webbing again: The Hindi word chipko means “to hug” or “to cling to” .
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:03pm mariano:

Perhaps neither here nor there, but Wiki says that Chipko was a conservation movement in India, and that the word itself means "to stick": en.wikipedia.org...
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:04pm mariano:

Jinx @Michael 98145!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:05pm Michael 98145:

:)

"embrace" also works
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:06pm G:

chipko means "hug" (verb) in Hindi. There was a movement called Chipko in India some years ago where people would hug trees to keep them from being logged, called Chipko.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:06pm Michael 98145:

love this photo ... www.instagram.com...
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:06pm Carmichael:

Thanks, Sheila. Ryuichi Sakamoto was exactly who I had in mind.
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:07pm P-90:

[breathing sigh of relief that Mercury is indeed direct]
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:07pm Rick G:

Happy Friday, Sheila B and one and all
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:08pm P-90:

I guess “the depth of her artistry” didn’t go very deep...
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 5:09pm djsheilab:

Carmichael—Yes, they were married.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:09pm brainiac:

In glorious mono!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 5:09pm djsheilab:

G—Love it! Thanks for that excellent info.
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:10pm Vanessa Tara:

fantastic!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:10pm tim from champaign (now washington):

I don't know anything about FKA Twigs other than my gut feeling is that she's not my deal. Sheila, what set off your BS detector?
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:11pm RomanDogBird:

this is lovely!
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:12pm Vanessa Tara:

nothing says pre-xmas like wall of sound!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:12pm Gaylord Fields:

The David Gates Sound!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:16pm listener james from westwood:

The Bird and the Bee!
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:17pm Dave Conehead:

This Hall and Oates cover is rad
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:17pm Mr. Pumpy:

The Bird and the Bee. Awesome version of this H&O song!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 5:18pm djsheilab:

Glad you dig, Dave Conehead + Mr. Pumpy!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:21pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Yeah - I nurture my AntiPop40ulist streak
...but Hall&Oates appreciation had always been creeping in from the periphery...geat Pop tune obviously.
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:21pm mariano:

I once saw a pic of a sign from Korea (iirc), from a park, telling people not to let dogs pee on the grass. The sign read "Refusal of your pet's piss. Piss make me like this. Piss make me die." As a consequence, every time I hear "Kiss on My List" I can't help hearing "...because your piss make me like this/Your piss make me diiiie!"
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:21pm dunnatov:

this show is rocking. Long live giddiness
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 5:23pm djsheilab:

Long live giddiness...love it! Thanks dunnatov :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:23pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

& Ms. Lurched sounds like maybe riffing on Ruth Brown. Great.
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:24pm Cool Runnings:

Bonne soirée Sheilahb love this evening's program!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:24pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Klassick mariano.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 5:24pm djsheilab:

Thanks Cool Runnings!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:26pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

*Lutcher - jayzus spellcheck is Satan sometimes...
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:26pm Dave Spice:

Nice French reggae here.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:29pm Rsevolution Rabbit Nov63:

...because
NO ONE ELSE IN THE WORLD
- would put this Set - this Show together like this.
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:30pm michaelZ:

I had been grooving silently to this great show but had to pipe in because Le Pouvoir is simply amazing. I am looking forward to following Mo Kalamity. Sheila always introduces us to new music. Thank you.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:32pm Guido from Cologne:

Love that Elia Y Elizabeth album
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 5:38pm djsheilab:

MichaelZ! Isn't "Le Pouvoir" DIVINE?!! So glad it was a highlight for you too.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:41pm listener james from westwood:

Wow, this Tristen is lovely.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:41pm Stanley:

I could drink a case of you......
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:42pm Dave Spice:

This is good. It would be interesting to hear Tristen cover a Daniel Johnston song. her voice is perfect for it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:48pm Rsevolution Rabbit Nov63:

Interesting. I always thot Johnston shoulda joined Black Sabbath...whom The Cardigans covered...
Avatar Fri. 11/22/19 5:49pm audiolab1:

Great set Sheila! Was that Cardigans track from the recent LP reissue? Sounded amazing!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:50pm Guido from Cologne:

kind of japanese Josephine Foster
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:50pm Guido from Cologne:

Oh yeah Big Judy!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 5:51pm djsheilab:

Thanks audiolab1! It's from the original CD :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:51pm Guido from Cologne:

Just recently got me an original mono copy!
a groundbreaking album!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:51pm ParUbi:

I like that connection, Guido. Love the sound of both of them.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:52pm Guido from Cologne:

not one weak trak!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 5:52pm djsheilab:

Sweet! @Guido from Cologne
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:52pm Rsevolution Rabbit Nov63:

Judy prefigured Grace Slick ?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:53pm Guido from Cologne:

Yes, Judy was influential obviously on Grace, Melanie, several others ...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:53pm Rsevolution Rabbit Nov63:

1964. Crazy.
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:53pm dunnatov:

If you haven't already addressed it I would love to hear more about the FKA Twigs show and what you found unsubstantial about it.
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:54pm Dave Spice:

Judy Henske always used to get mentioned in Andrew Vachss novels.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:54pm Guido from Cologne:

considered "first folk rock album" by experts
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:54pm mariano:

Oh wow, Bettye - good deal!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:54pm ParUbi:

Wow, this is some intense singing and lyricism
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:55pm Vanessa Tara:

yassssss!!!! amen!!!!
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:55pm brainiac:

son a preacher woman
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:56pm Vanessa Tara:

saw her at the vancouver folk festival in 2010
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:56pm Guido from Cologne:

cannot go wrong with Bettye!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:56pm Rsevolution Rabbit Nov63:

Specially since the Airplane's version of same in Monterey Pop film has haunted me since early life.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:57pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Thanks, Sheila. Have a good Thanksgiving!
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:57pm Vanessa Tara:

almost wanna hear candi staton's evidence
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:58pm Vanessa Tara:

thx so much!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/22/19 5:58pm Mr. Pumpy:

Kraak & Smaak. Sheila, you're killing it. Listen to that bass...and the vocals...and the ALL OF IT! Thank you. Have a great weekend.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:58pm Stanley:

Shows like this keeps WFMU way ahead of anything else.
Thanks Sheila B.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:58pm ncjay:

yes, this is especially great!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 5:58pm Guido from Cologne:

Neil Young wanted to cover "High Flying Bird".
She writes she yelled at him "that's my song!" and felt regret for the composer afterwards.
Chicago group H.P.Lovecraft also did a version on their second album.
  Fri. 11/22/19 5:59pm Jocelyn:

Wishing everyone a safe & happy week! To all in America, I hope you have a wonderful thanksgiving.
  Fri. 11/22/19 6:00pm michaelZ:

Thank you Sheila for a beautiful show.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 6:00pm listener james from westwood:

Molto bene, Sheila!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 6:00pm ParUbi:

Something about Henske's singing style reminds me of Nick Cave. She has this kind of ... dramatic form of expressiveness? Am I crazy?
Avatar 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 6:01pm mariano:

Thanks Sheila!
  Fri. 11/22/19 6:01pm P-90:

Thanks! Enjoy your plump breast, juicy white meat, buttery smooth-skinned leg, succulent sweet potato, silky tofu, or whatever floats your boat on Turkey Day...
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 6:02pm WR:

thanks for great show.
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 6:02pm brainiac:

May your boat be awash with gravy
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Fri. 11/22/19 6:03pm djsheilab:

Thanks for being here for the full-frontal freeform girl-pop! Enjoy Monica next week + see you in December! Xoxoxo
Avatar S.B. Boomer: Year-End Fundraiser 2019 Swag For Life Member 🎃 Fri. 11/22/19 8:56pm Michael 98145:

⚡ thank you, archive.
have a great break!!
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