October 10, 1997
Yesterday was Dr. Yusef A. Lateef's 77th birthday.
All praises unto Gentle Joe

ArtistSelectionAlbum   (Label / Date)
Reverend Frederick Douglass KirkpatrickSojourner TruthBallads of Black America
(Folkways '72)
Jacques BrelLes BigotesEncore!
(Reprise '67)


The Great Event

More Best Of
(Columbia '97)
Roza EskenaziKoroidho Adhika YirnasRembetissa 1933-36
(Heritage '34)
Don BarretoSombra de CubaDon Barreto et Son Orchestre Cubain
Volume 2
(Harlequin '34)

Ruben GonzalezTumbaoIntroducing Ruben Gonzalez
(World Circuit '96)
Yusef LateefHappologyMorning
(Savoy '57)
TC 92Funky GuitarPrime Cuts: From Funky Beats to Funky
(Irma America '97)
Snehlata & Didar SandhuSun BaliyeLove Songs from the Punjab
Volume 2
(Odeon '74)

Ali MuhammedTashi SpaLadakh: Songs and Dances from the Highlands of Western Tibet
(Nonesuch '77)
Mohammed KharmiDhikiriMusic of the Waswahili of Lamu, Kenya: Other Sacred Music
(Folkways '76)

Girls of the
Golden West

Will There Be Any Yodelling in Heaven?

Classic Country Duets
(Old Timey)
Bob WillsLazy RiverTiffany Transcriptions, Vol. 5
(Edsel '46)

Rob Reddy's Honor SystemThe Pipe SmokerPost-War Euphoria
(Songlines '96)
Yusef LateefMu, OmiYusef Lateef in Nigeria
(Landmark '83)

Oscar "Papa" Celestin
and His Tuxedo Jazz Band

High Society

1950's Radio

(Arhoolie '51)
Naftule BrandweinOi Tate, S'is GutKlezmer Music: Early Yiddish Instrumental
Music 1908-27
(Arhoolie '25)

Paul Whiteman & His OrchestraMississippi MudPaul Whiteman Volume 2
(RCA '25)

(Lee Wiley)

Looking at You

L.A. Confidential
(Regency '97)
John J. MosesNight OutT-Bird Party: A Swangin' Slew of Greasy R&B

Jas. Mathus & His Knockdown SocietyDon't Make Me WaitPlay Songs for Rosetta
(Mammoth '97)
Robbie FulksYou Wouldn't Do that to MeSouth Mouth
(Bloodshot '97)
Evan LurieRintrah RoarsSelling Water By the Side of the River
(Island '89)

Louis ArmstrongEverybody's Talkin'His Last Recordings
(RCA '70)
GazzaraOur Man in RioIn Flux: Drum'n Bass in Movement
(Irma America '97)
Salif KeitaYazaKo-Yan
(Mango '89)

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti &
Afrika 70

(Celluloid '76)
Dave BartholomewPyramidIn the Alley
(Charly '50)
Yusef LateefRussell and EliotYusef Lateef's Detroit
(Atlantic '69)
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