Bob Brainen's playlist April 8, 2017 E-mail Bob Brainen
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Artist Track Album / Format Label Year Comments Approx. start time Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary Image Part 1 (CD-R) ABC 1961 / 1966 0:00:00 ) 10CC Fresh Air For My Mama 10CC (CD) DCC Compact Classics 1972 0:02:12 ) Hollies Jesus Was A Cross Maker Romany (LP) Epic 1972 0:05:04 ) Antonio Carlos Jobim Tempo Do Mar Jobim (LP) MCA 1972 0:08:44 ) Arthur Blythe w/James Blood Ulmer Illusions Illusions (LP) Columbia Arthur Blythe R.I.P.
0:13:52 ) Donny Hathaway The Ghetto, Part One Never My Love: The Anthology (CD box set) Atco / Rhino 1970 / 2013 0:15:19 ) Eric Mingus & David Amram Neighbor Langston Hughes-Weary Blues (CD) * Mode Avant 2017 0:21:06 ) Jack DeJohnette w/Arthur Blythe Central Park West Special Edition (LP) ECM 1980 0:23:07 ) Ronnie Lane Stone Slim Chance (CD) Island / Edsel 1975 0:26:23 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut"
BarkCatBark 0:27:01 ) Jerry Murad's Harmonicats Get Off Of My Cloud Jerry Murad's Harmonicats (LP) Columbia 1966 0:40:21 ) P.J. O'Connell w/ NRBQ I Can't Stop Thinking About You Happy Go Lucky (CD) Clang! 2002 song written by Joey Spampinato 0:43:41 ) Andy Williams So Little Time Tom Ardolino's Magic Jukebox Columbia 0:46:27 ) Arthur Blythe Light Blue Light Blue - Arthur Blythe Plays Thelonious Monk (LP) Columbia 1983 0:50:22 ) NRBQ Ruby My Dear High Noon- A 50-Year Retrospective (CD box set) * Omnivore 2015 / 2016 0:54:23 ) Brokeback Night Falls On Chillicothe Illinois River Valley Blues (CD) * Thrill Jockey 2017 0:58:17 ) Music behind DJ:
"Bob Brainen's Soul 'n RnB tape"
various Records 1:01:05 ) Lee Allen Boppin' At The Hop (45) Ember 1958 1:13:59 ) Gatemouth Moore I Ain't Mad At You The Shouters (2LP) Savoy 1945 / 1980 1:19:08 ) Beverly Hillbillies "Halloween Episode" Monster Movie Music, Vol. 7 (CD-R) Beverly Hillbillies 1962 VAR 1:20:05 ) Pentangle Sweet Child Sweet Child (2LP) Reprise 1968 1:22:32 ) Heroes Come With Me Next Stop Soweto, Vol 2 (CD) Strut 1974 / 2010 VAR 1:26:23 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
Raccoon 1:28:40 ) King Sunny Ade' and his African Beats Ma Jaiye Oni Juju Music (LP) Mango 1982 1:34:29 ) 100 Proof (Aged in Soul) Somebody's Been Sleepin' Hot Wax Greatest Hits (LP) Hot Wax 1970 / 1972 1:38:43 ) Serge Chaloff Pumpernickel (EP) Savoy 1947 4 song 7" 1:42:52 ) Yasuaki Shimizu Surinen / Kakashi (edit) Kakashi (CD) Better Days 1982 Thanks to Mayuko of Play Vertical:
1:46:23 ) Lindisfarne Meet Me On The Corner Fog On The Tyne (CD) Charisma 1971 1:53:03 ) Zombies Care Of Cell 44 [backing tracks tks 1&2] Odessey and Oracle (50th Anniversary Edition) (CD) * Varèse Sarabande 1967 / 2017 1:55:55 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
Raccoon 1:56:05 )
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 9:01am annie:
good morning bob!!!
Sat. 4/8/17 9:01am Tidepoolbay:
Good Morning Bob!
Sat. 4/8/17 9:01am mauri:
Good morning Bob!
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 9:02am melinda:
hi Bob and gang!
Sat. 4/8/17 9:03am 1whoknewcthulhu:
Good morning, Bob and all. Looks to be the start of a splendid morning. Thanks for a mellow 10CC start.
Sat. 4/8/17 9:03am Tidepoolbay:
Good Morning Malinda, Annie, & Mauri!
Sat. 4/8/17 9:06am Bob Brainen:
Sat. 4/8/17 9:07am Santos L Halper:
Ooh, never heard a cover of this Judee, thanks. And morning!
Sat. 4/8/17 9:09am DebfromWetCali:
Morning, Bob! I'm up to hear your show; still dark on the west coast.
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 9:15am WilliamfromDumont:
Morning all. Arthur Blythe died? Damn.
Sat. 4/8/17 9:17am will from croton:
You made our day with the Jude Sills song. Judy and I have spent some hours pondering that one and pondering Jude.
Thanks as always
Sat. 4/8/17 9:23am judy from croton:
Wow Bob; true inspiration this morning. Thank you.
Sat. 4/8/17 9:23am AZ Dave:
Missed you last week, Bob -- without your show, early a.m. Saturday is not the same!
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 9:25am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
^ Yup all that - & unfamiliar Hollies & beautiful Trane cover too...
Sat. 4/8/17 9:26am joe from Warwick NY:
This is such a great set, I feel like it sounds tracking my NY Spring view right now
Sat. 4/8/17 9:27am DebfromWetCali:
Thanks, Bob. I'm dancing around my apt now!
Sat. 4/8/17 9:28am Santos L Halper:
Also not heard Ronnies version of this except on pete's record
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 9:36am tadpoles:
Excellent documentary about Ronnie Lane:
Ultimately sad though.
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 9:39am melinda:
Thanks for that link, tadpoles.
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 9:41am tadpoles:
You're welcome Melinda. Available on Netflix if you're interested. Cheers.
Sat. 4/8/17 9:42am Santos L Halper:
That is a good flick tadpoles. I didn't even know that was a Faces song, just the Who Came First version. And now I have to go find the Turtles(!) doing Judee Sill...
Sat. 4/8/17 9:44am SmokinJ:
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 9:45am David in ATL from NJ:
Bob, what has PJ been up to?
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 9:46am melinda:
My first celebrity sighting was Ronnie Lane at the Whole Foods in Austin in the early 80s. I was in junior high and wasn't familiar with the Small Faces but had just seen him on the cover of Rolling Stone, surrounded by musician friends who were playing a benefit concert, I think. It was a big deal to me then but since he wasn't a current pop star my peers wouldn't have known who I was talking about, had I shared the story.
Sat. 4/8/17 9:49am Stuart Rose:
Hey, Will, I think the stranger Jude refers to in the first verse is JD Souther, who upped and left her.
I always wondered, though, about her Jesus - does he call her, and everyone, to bear their own crosses as they go through life and suffer. Or are these men she's put her faith in, like JD , really just bandits, false messiah ? Anyway, poor Jude had her needle and her great talent and her mysticism never could overcome it.
Sat. 4/8/17 10:11am Andrea and James:
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 10:26am melinda:
Sat. 4/8/17 10:31am Stevel:
Lower them frogs, brother. Lower them frogs.
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 10:32am tadpoles:
Most famous Studio/Live..."Wheels of Fire"..Cream !
Sat. 4/8/17 10:34am pp:
didn't that last tune's melody remind one of Golden Years? The title of the compilation was Heroes ... hmmm.
Sat. 4/8/17 10:37am Bob Brainen:
Yup, Wheels is the one I was thinkin' of (gimme the studio sides!!)
Any other 2lp live/studio albums??
Sat. 4/8/17 10:38am Stevel:
King Sunny Ade. So light. So laid back.
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 10:39am tadpoles:
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 10:45am WilliamfromDumont:
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 10:46am hopewithfeathers:
Good morning Bob and fellow Brainiacs.
Sat. 4/8/17 10:47am ?:
Mountain: Flower's of Evil
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 10:49am WilliamfromDumont:
Chambers Bros. Love, Peace and Happiness?
Sat. 4/8/17 10:49am Bob Brainen:
Wasn't Ummagumma 1 record The whole band vs. 1 record of 4 songs each by a member? Was there live stuff?
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 10:51am WilliamfromDumont:
Sides 1 & 2 of Umma recorded live Bob
Sat. 4/8/17 10:52am Dick Slexia:
Felix Pappalardi brought the Cream ways over with him to Mountain.
Sat. 4/8/17 10:54am groucho:
I live near Lindisfarne
♥ Sat. 4/8/17 10:56am tadpoles:
"Anyway" by Family is one side studio and one side live but I guess that doesn't count as there are probably lots of single albums like that n'est ce pas?
Great show thanks Bob!
Sat. 4/8/17 10:56am mauri:
Sat. 4/8/17 10:58am Cooh John:
Thanks! Saw them this week.
Sat. 4/8/17 10:58am Bob Brainen:
Chambers Bros. gotta check it out
Sat. 4/8/17 11:03am Jack:
Canned Heat - Living the Blues - their second album i think. I once heard Jonathan Swartz play part of it on WNEW in 197?, and then interupt, take it off and apologize for playing it!