Friday, 29 May 2015

may 27 playlist:

florence mahon - frescobaldi: introduction and toccata: allegro (souvenirs: scarboro united church organ)
anna von hausswolff - red sun (ceremony)
alice coltrane - spiritual eternal (eternity)
ethel smith - tico tico (single)
trudy pitts - the spanish flea (introducing the fabulous trudy pitts)
fay hallam & the bongolian - freefall (lost in sound)
she - outta reach (single)
shirley scott with mildred anderson - person to person (queen of the organ (memorial album))
akiko tsuruga - let's hang together (harlem dreams)
gloria coleman with pola roberts - que baby (soul sisters)
jane jarvis - meet the mets (at shea stadium)
marie-claire alain - fantasia & fugue in c minor, bwv 537 (the organ works of johann sebastian bach, volume 4)
jeanne demessieux - bach: fantasia & fugue in g minor, bwv 542 (the art of jeanne demessieux)
diamanda galas with john paul jones - dark end of the street (the sporting life)

the organ grinder salutes all the fabulous female grinders we heard on the program!

Friday, 22 May 2015

may 20 playlist:

jimmy mcgriff and groove holmes - talk to me (giants of the organ in concert)
johnny hodges & wild bill davis - blues for madeleine (blue pyramid)
annbjorg lien - tjonneblomen (felefeber)
radha krishna temple - govinda (come and get it: the best of apple records)
george harrison - singing om (wonderwall music)
john cale & terry riley - church of anthrax (church of anthrax)
bj nilsen - zephyr (spire: organ works past, present & future)
dr. john - ice age (locked down)
bruut! - vito (mad pack)
earl hooker - the bright sound (blue guitar)
nick cave and the bad seeds - the carny (your funeral... my trial)
best album ever made.

Friday, 15 May 2015

may 13 playlist:

the j. geils band - ice breaker (the j. geils band)
cash box kings - off the hook (holler & stomp)
fats waller with alberta hunter - beale street blues (1926-27)
fats waller - messin' around with the blues (1926-27)
goldie hill - call off the wedding (don't send me no more roses)
joey allcorn - the execution (50 years too late)
webster booth - the lost chord (timeless voices)
christopher herrick - toccata in d minor, buxwv 155 (buxtehude: the complete organ works, vol. 2)
einsturzende neubauten - nagorny karabach (alles wieder offen)
alan stivell - metig (chemins de terre)
james carr - a lucky loser (you gotta have soul)
barrence whitfield and the savages - the corner man (dig thy savage soul)
barrett strong - you knows what to do (the complete motown collection)
cherry wainer - money (single)
the meters - sing a simple song (the meters)
jimmy smith - stone cold dead in the market (prayer meetin')
attn: moody blues... i found it. with some help from sir arthur sullivan, adelaide anne procter, webster booth and whatever champ plays organ on the recording. incidentally, sullivan's piece (sans gilbert) originally featured orchestration imitating the sound of the organ. incidental to that incidental note, procter's poem features some of history's best lines re: the instrument itself.

Friday, 8 May 2015

may 6 playlist:

bob seger system - highway child (mongrel)
the stooges - down on the street (mono single Edit) (1970: the complete funhouse sessions)
funkadelic - super stupid (maggot brain)
parliament - put love in your life (osmium)
21st century sound movement - feelin' down (local customs: cavern sound)
johnnie taylor - jody's got your girl and gone (the stax story)
al greene (sic) - back up train (back up train)
valerie june - wanna be on your mind (pushin' against a stone)
floyd cramer - lovesick blues (the essential floyd cramer)
george harrison - behind that locked door (all things must pass)
sam the sham & the pharaohs - red hot (the best of sam the sham & the pharaohs)
krzysztof sadowski - kolyszac sie (swinging) (krzysztof sadowski and his hammond prgan)
albert collins - sno-cone ii (the cool sounds of albert collins)
lou bennett - now hear my meaning (now hear my meaning)
sly & the family stone - let me hear it from you (single)

Monday, 4 May 2015

vlad thee inhaler did the grinding on the latest (april 29) edition. and he was playing evil synth crap, not organ tunes. here's his dastardly playlist:

chaz jankel - 3,000,000 synths (change the beat)

perrey & kingsley - strangers in the night (the out sound from way in)
kraftwerk - numbers (computer world)
zodiac - pacific (behind the iron curtain)
georgia anne muldrew - chocolate reign (kings ballad)
suicide - ghost rider (suicide)
black moth super rainbow - forever heavy (dandelion gum)
bruce haack - rita (farad: the electric voice)
nash the slash - swing shift (children of the night)
paul mccartney - temporary secretary (mccartney ii)
the rolling stones - undercover of the night (undercover)
neil young - mr. soul (trans)
belbury poly - owls & flowers (the owls map)
dam-funk - rollin' (toeachizown vol. 2)