Friday, 24 April 2015

april 22 playlist:

james govan - something (wanted (the fame recordings))
ross carnegie - cool dad (single)
cash box kings - tribute to the black lone ranger (holler & stomp)
harry caray - take me out to the ball game (at a white sox game)
denny mclain - extra innings (at the mighty hammond x-77 organ: the detroit tigers' superstar swings with today's hits)
walter strony - stars and stripes forever (organ stop pizza presents)
jake ian - old red massey (it don't really matter anymore)
bob dylan - can you please crawl out your window? (single)
hayes carll - don't let me fall (trouble in mind)
floyd cramer - san antonio rose (the essential floyd cramer)
the beach boys - a day in the life of a tree (surf's up)
ethel smith - maple leaf rag (single)
louis jordan and his tympany five - tamburitza boogie (1950-1951)
larry young - saudia (lawrence of newark)
lou bennett - barrio alto (now hear my meaning)
paul revere & the raiders - terry's tune (indian reservation)

is there anything hipper than ethel smith, first lady of the organ, performing scott joplin, the master of melody?

Friday, 17 April 2015

april 15 playlist:

lafayette leake trio - after hours (single)
milt buckner - slaughter on 125th st (rockin' with milt)
melvin rhyne - blues for wes (the legend)
wynton marsalis with anthony newman - alan hovhaness: prayer of st. gregory (the essential wynton marsalis)
anton holzapfel et al - concerto for organ & trumpet in c major: moderato (haydn: organ concertos complete)
bessie smith - reckless blues (1924 - 1925)
the band - bessie smith (the basement tapes)
the deep dark woods - virginia (the place i left behind)
hank williams iii - chord of the organ (ghost to a ghost/gutter town)
max richter et al - organum (the blue notebooks)
ronnie lane with slim chance - roll on babe (anymore for anymore)
whitey morgan and the 78s - bad news (born, raised & live from flint)
ye nuns - i hate you (nun more black)

Friday, 10 April 2015

april 8 playlist:

ray charles - let's go (genius + soul = jazz)
earl hooker - the leading brand (blue guitar)
groove holmes - red onion (new groove)
james booker - gonzo (single)
bo diddley - bo diddley 1969 (the chess box)
graham bond with magick - hail, ra-harakhite (we put our magick on you)
anton szandor lavey - satanis theme (satan takes a holiday)
scott walker - my death (scott)
mort shuman - prelude/poem: children's crusade 1939 (my death)
yoko ono - mrs. lennon (fly)
the beatles - lucy in the sky with diamonds (anthology 2)
james brown - you mother you (sho is funky down here)
hank marr - molasses (hank marr)
brinsley schwarz - why do we hurt the one we love? (please don't ever change)
christopher bowers-broadbent et al - littlemore tractus (arvo part: da pacem)

satan takes a holiday.

Friday, 3 April 2015

april 1 playlist, hosted wretchedly by bo hartfeil and charlie the butcher who believed that they were supposed to play songs about bodily organs:

arthur brown's kingdom come - brains (galactic zoo dossier)
ray bolger & judy garland - if i only had a brain (wizard of oz)
vincent price - cooking small boys (cooking with vincent price)
townes van zandt - lungs (townes van zandt)
16 horsepower - black lung (low estate)
william shatner - spleen (the transformed man)
clutch - spleen merchant (blast tyrant)
the arrogant worms - hot dog song (toast!)
edith north johnson - nickel's worth of liver blues no. 2 (screamin' and hollerin' the blues: the worlds of charley patton)
tiny tim - two times a day (i always brush my teeth) (reprise recordings)
daniel kahn & the painted bird - broken tongue (the broken tongue)
lee perry & the upsetters - evil tongue (apeology)
eddie "cleanhead" vinson - kidney stew (the definitive black and blue collection)
"weird al" yankovic - pancreas (straight outta lynwood)
jimmy mcgriff - i left my heart in san francisco (cherry)

no more chopped liver radio. thanks for trying, bo and chuck (ground, that is.)