Wednesday, 28 August 2013

august 28 playlist:

the beatles - flying (magical mystery tour)
dupree - the turtle (nuestro camino)
rhoda scott - take a ladder (take a ladder)
bobby "blue" bland - who's foolin' who (dreamer)
clayton bellamy - you could be mine (five crow silver)
clayton bellamy - love like that (cjsr studio performance)
clayton bellamy - victim of my own compromise (five crow silver)
the road hammers - yazoo street scandal (garth hudson presents a canadian celebration of the band)
clayton bellamy - goodbye america (cjsr studio performance)
jerry reed - stray dogs and stray women (the man with the golden thumb)
glenn gould - bach: the art of fugue - contrapunctus ix (at the movies)
blackie and the rodeo kings - night's black bridge (let's frolic again)

clayton bellamy was my guest, providing fascinating conversation and live performances. his new cd, pictured above, features organ grinder favourites like ian mclagan and garth hudson

Wednesday, 21 August 2013

august 21 playlist:

devo's wipeouters - nubbie boardsmen (p'twaaang!!!)
al campbell - perhaps (revival selection)
the black keys - dearest (rave on buddy holly)
nick lowe - queen of sheba (nick the knife)
willie nelson - don't get around much anymore (stardust)
tompall glaser - release me (the outlaw)
dr. dog - the unicorn (twistable, turnable man: a musical tribute to the songs of shel silverstein)
blue öyster cult - transmaniacon mc (blue öyster cult)
john mayall & the bluesbreakers - i'm your witchdoctor (jimmy page: hip young guitar slinger)
cosmos factory - fantastic mirror (an old castle of transylvania)
offenbach - quebec rock (tabarnac)
the kinks - rats (lola versus powerman and the moneygoround)
jon lord - part iii "evening": rags & galas (durham concerto)
the lonesome organist - the lost oar (collector of cactus echo bags)
eli "paperboy" reed - pick a number (come and get it)
rip allen lanier

Wednesday, 14 August 2013

august 14 playlist:

harry j allstars - liquidator (liquidator)
harry nilsson - sixteen tons (spotlight on nilsson)
waylon jennings - only daddy that'll walk the line (only the greatest)
willie p. bennett - pens and paper (collectibles)
john c. reilly - guilty as charged (walk hard: the dewey cox story)
the fuzztones - johnson in a headlock (horny as hell)
the music machine - discrepancy (beyond the garage)
dave brady and the stars - ridin' high (twin cities funk & soul)
tony monaco - softly, as in a morning sunrise (east to west)
peter schickele - intro/fugue in c minor (from the toot suite for calliope for four hands) (pdq bach on the air)
iain quinn - niels w. gade: tre tonestykke, op. 22 no. 1 in f major (tender is the north)
jean guillou - handel/guillou: hornpipe from the water music (organ encores)
frank zappa - sharleena (chunga's revenge)
blue rodeo - 5 days in may (five days in july)

james gray of blue rodeo. he will be sorely missed, along with frank zappa associate george duke, tompall glaser and jody payne

Wednesday, 7 August 2013

august 7 playlist:

wes montgomery trio - jingles (a dynamic new sound)
tyler hornby b3 trio - locus (locus)
willie nelson - stardust (stardust)
booker t. jones with mayer hawthorne - sound the alarm (sound the alarm)
beastie boys - the cousin of death (the mix-up)
j.j. cale - right down here (really)
john cale - sudden death (helen of troy)
mushroom - johnny the jumper (early one morning)
mountain - one last cold kiss (flowers of evil)
christopher herrick - te deum, buxwv 218 - 5. tu devicto mortis aculeo (buxtehude: the complete organ works, vol. 2)
rockpile - when i write the book (seconds of pleasure)
the herd - impressions of oliver (hammond heroes: 60s r&b organ grooves)
the deviants - normality jam (disposable)
the beach boys - how she boogalooed it (wild honey)

it's not a new sound anymore, but it will never get old. wes - guitar; melvin rhyne - organ; paul parker - drums