Sunday, June 26, 2016

June 19th in Jam Band History

We're gonna get funky, but first, a little jamgrass.

Brushfire Stankgrass; Johnny McClean; Downtown After 5; Asheville, NC (06/19/2009)
George Porter Jr. & the Running Pardners;  Brooklyn Bowl, NY (06/19/2014)
01. Odiferous ->
02. Funksomethingness ->
03. Cabbage Alley ->
04. I Feel Like Funkin' It Up / Iko Iko ->
05. Liver Splash ->
06. J Black Attack ->
07. Ease Back ->
08. t08 ->
09. Check Out Your Mind

Playlist, June 26, 2016

AUDIO STREAM

And a groovadelic good morning to you!

Set One
Orbert Davis' Chicago Jazz Philharmonic; Havana Blue Suite; Havana Blue (2016 316 Records)
[mic break 10:33 a.m.]

Set Two

Tom Collier; Across the Bridge; Across the Bridge (2015 Origin)
Etta Jones; Somewhere in My Lifetime; The Melody Lingers On (1997 HighNote)
Hank Crawford; Mr. Blues; The Art of Hank Crawford: The Atlantic Years (1973 Atlantic)
Carlos Garnett; Moon Shadow; Moon Shadow (2001 Savant)
[mic break 11:00 a.m.]

Set Three
Carlos Garnett; Giant Steps; Moon Shadow (2001 Savant)
J.J. Johnson; Satin Doll; The Trombone Master (1989 Columbia)
Slidewerke; Someone to Watch Over Me; Trombania (1997 Sea Breeze)
Luba Mason; Love for Sale; Mixtura (2016 Kookie)
Corey Christiansen; She's Gone; Factory Girl (2016 Origin)
Billy Taylor Trio; Lover Come Back to Me; Music Keeps Us Young (1997 Arkadia)
[mic break 11:34 a.m.]

Set Four

Duke Ellington; Solitude; Ellington Indigos (1989 Columbia)
Duke Ellington; Where or When; Ellington Indigos (1989 Columbia)
Duke Ellington; Mood Indigo; Ellington Indigos (1989 Columbia)
[mic break 11:49 a.m.]

Set Five
Richard Davis; Come Sunday/Warm Valley; The Bassist (2001 Palmetto)
The Dave Flippo Trio; Life on Mars; Life on Mars (2016 Oppilf)
Herb Ellis & Red Mitchell; Lady Be Good; Doggin' Around (Concord)
Terceto Kali; Ratones Ciegos; Terceto Kali (2016)
Yes; Heart of the Sunrise; Fragile (1972 Atlantic)
Hampton Hawes; Carmel; Music for Walls (1973 Prestige)
Mike DiLorenzo w/Frank Valdés; Sun Goddess; Soul to Soul (2016)
Dan Cray; Oblivion; Outside In (2016 Origin)
[mic break 12:46 p.m.]

J.J. Johnson; Goodbye; The Trombone Master (1989 Columbia)





Sunday, June 19, 2016

Playlist, June 19, 2016

AUDIO STREAM

Set One
Axel Tosca; Accent; Axel Tosca (2015 AlFi)
Reginald Cyntje; Ritual; Spiritual Awakening (2015)
Tom Collier; Beach Drive; Across the Bridge (2015 Origin)
[mic break 12:32 a.m.]

Set Two
Mike DiLorenzo w/Frank Valdes; Sun Goddess; Soul to Soul (2016 BML)
Lenny Marcus Trio; Seven Heavens; Moving Fourth (2016)
Lenny Marcus Trio; The In Crowd; Moving Fourth (2016)
Cyrus Chestnut; It Could Happen to You; Natural Essence (2016 HighNote)
[mic break 10:58 a.m.]

Set Three
Interview with Zev Feldman of Resonance Records
Larry Young; Luny Tune; In Paris: The ORTF Recordings (2016 Resonance)
Stan Getz/João Gilberto; É Preciso Perdoar; Getz/Gilberto '76 (2016 Resonance)
Polly Gibbons; Love Me Like a Song; Many Faces of Love (2014 Resonance)
Jocelyn Michelle; Never Let Me Go; Time to Play! (2016 Chicken Coup)
Jocelyn Michelle; The Pink Panther Theme; Time to Play! (2016 Chicken Coup)
[mic break 11:57 a.m.]

Set Four
Brad Mehldau Trio; Since I Fell For You; Blues and Ballads (2016 Nonesuch)
Polly Gibbons; Since I Fell For You; Many Faces of Love (2014 Resonance)
Ernestine Anderson; Since I Fell for You; Nightlife (2011 HighNote)
[mic break 12:22 a.m.]

Set Five
Wayne Tucker; A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes; When I Was a Child (2016 One Trick Dog)
Kenny Garrett; Philly; Do Your Dance! (2016 Mack Avenue)
Kenny Garrett; Philly; Chasing the Wind (2016 Mack Avenue)
[mic break 12:50 p.m.]

Sunday Brunch Concert: Today in Jam Band History



Sunday, June 12, 2016

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Sunday, May 29, 2016

Playlist, May 29, 2016

AUDIO STREAM

Set One
John Daversa; Good Day Sunshine; Kaleidoscope Eyes (2016 BFM Jazz)
John Daversa; And I Love Her; Kaleidoscope Eyes (2016 BFM Jazz)
Michael Fiorino/Ensemble 456; Prologue; Set of Six (2016)
[mic break 10:24 a.m.]

Set Two
Ernie Watts Quartet; L'Agua Azul; Wheel of Time (2016 Flying Dolphin)
Jeremy Warren; I Can Do All Things; I Can Do All Things (2016)
Lafayette Harris, Jr.; Blue Skies; Hangin' with the Big Boys (2016 Airmen)
Jocelyn Michelle; Sunnier Days; Time to Play! (2016 Chicken Coup)
[mic break 10:54 a.m.]

Set Three
Axel Tosca Laugart; Afri/Asia; Axel Tosca (2016 AlFi)
Kevin Mahogany; Tilly's Waltz; the Vienna Affair (2016 Mahogany Jazz)
Ramsey Lewis; Laurentide Waltz; Oscar, with Love (compilation) (2015 Two Lions)
Robin Bessier; Blue; Open Road (2016)
Appah Kenyatta; The Nearness of You; Joy and Love (2016 LifeForce Jazz)
LaVon Hardison; Come Together; Come Together (2016)
[mic break 11:30 a.m.]

Set Four
Larry Young; Zoltan; In Paris: The ORTF Recordings (2016 Resonance)
Al Kooper; Baby Please Don't Go; Easy Does It (1970 Columbia)
[mic break 12:08 p.m.]

Set Five

Phish; AC/DC Bag; Boise, ID (9/14/1999)
Phish; Gumbo; Boise, ID (9/14/1999)
Bette Midler; Surabaya Johnny; Bette Midler (1973 Atlantic)
[mic break 12:55 p.m.]
...

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Playlist, May 22, 2016

AUDIO STREAM

Set One
Axel Tosca; Accent; Axel Tosca (2015 AlFi)
Robin Bessier; Siren; Open Road (2016)
The Power Quintet; But Beautiful; High Art (2016 HighNote)
The Power Quintet; Ascona; High Art (2016 HighNote)
[mic break 10:25 a.m.]

Set Two
Alex Goodman; Acrobat; Border Crossing (2016 OA2)
Steve Kkmock; Music Tells a Story (suite); Last Danger of Frost (2016 Red Barn)
[mic break 10:59 a.m.]

Set Three
Benny Golson; Don't Get Around Much Anymore; Horizon Ahead (2016 HighNote)
Freddie Hubbard; Super Blue; Super Blue (1978 Columbia)
Freddie Hubbard; Super Blue; Super Blue (1978 Columbia)
Freddie Hubbard; Super Blue; Super Blue (1978 Columbia)
Lou Caputo Not So Big Band; Midnight in Berline; Uh Oh! (2016 Jazz Cat 47)
[mic break 11:48 a.m.]

Set Four

Lou Caputo Not So Big Band; Midnight in Berline; Uh Oh! (2016 Jazz Cat 47)
Sara Gazarek; Unpack Your Adjectives; Blossm & Bee (2012 Palmetto)
D-Town Brass; A Close Call; Goldeb Belt (2012)
Helio Alves; Sweeping the Chimney; It's Clear (2009 Reservoir)
Ben Webster; All Too Soon; Big Ben (2006 Proper)
[mic break 12:28 p.m.]

Set Five

Bonnie "Prince" Billie & Friends; Rubin & Cherise; Day of the Dead (2016)
Mason Porter; Yosemite; Heart of the Mountains (2016)
Phish; AC/DC Bag; Boise, ID (9/14/1999)
[PSA Break 12:55 p.m.]

Sunday, May 15, 2016

May 15th in Jam Band History

AUDIO STREAM

Porter Batiste Stoltz; Everybody Get Funky With Us; Winston’s, Ocean Beach, CA (5/15/2009)
Porter Batiste Stoltz; I Get High; Winston’s, Ocean Beach, CA (5/15/2009)
Porter Batiste Stoltz; We Can Make it If We Try; Winston’s, Ocean Beach, CA (5/15/2009)
Railroad Earth; Goat; The State Theatre, Falls Church, VA (5/15/2004)
Railroad Earth; Water Fountain Quicksand; The State Theatre, Falls Church, VA (5/15/2004)
Umphreys McGee; jam; Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, IL (5/15/2003)
Umphreys McGee; Professor Wormbog; Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, IL (5/15/2003)

Playlist, May 15, 2016

AUDIO STREAM

Set One
Snarky Puppy; Palermo; Culcha Vulcha (2016 Ground UP)
Jim Pearce; Even Big Monsters Love Music; You Are an Edgy Visionary Seer (2013)
Spiro/Wallace/La Orquesta Sinfonietta; La Propaganda De Hoy; Canto América (2016 Patois)
Raul Agraz; Bossagraz; Between Brothers (2016 OA2)
Grupo Los Santos; Illuminado; Clave Heart (2012 OA2)
Ray Mantilla; Eight Ball; Man Ti Ya (2004 Savant)
[mic break 10:44 a.m.]

Set Two
Daria; Julia; Strawberry Fields Forever (2016 OA2)
Norman Simmons; Caravan; In Private (2004 Savant)
Sonny Fortune; This Side of Infinity; Infinity (1978 Atlantc)
Joe Pass/Jimmy Rowles; Stardust; Checkmate (1981 Pablo)
Earth, Wind & Fire; Got to Get You Into My Life; Original Soundtrak Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978 RSO)
[mic break 11:16 a.m.]

Set Three

Luba; Well You Needn't; Luba (1981 Erect)
Frank Zappa; RDNZL; The Lost Episodes (1996 Rykodisc)
Frank Zappa; Inca Roads; The Lost Episodes (1996 Rykodisc)
Interview: Jean-Luc Ponty
AndersonPonty Band; I See You Messenger; Better Late Than Never (2016)
[mic break 12:02 p.m.]

Interview: Chuck Chesler from Tyrone Shoelaces
Bill Lauf/Horace Williams; Amniotic Universe #2; The Weight of the Rose (1981 Iargalon)
Café Créme; Discomania (medley); Discomania (1978 RSO)
John Daversa; Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds; Kaleidoscope Eyes (2016 BFM Jazz)
[PSA break 12:57 p.m.]







Sunday, May 08, 2016

Playlist, May 8, 2016

AUDIO STREAM

Set One
Mothers of Invention; Hungry Freaks Daddy; Freak Out! (1967 Verve)
Snarky Puppy; Big Ugly; Culcha Vulcha (2016 Ground Up)
LaVon Hardison; Sunny; Come Together (2016)
Michael Spiro/WayneWallace La Orquesta Sinfonietta; Afro Blue; Canto America (2016 Patois)
[mic break 10:39 a.m.]

Set Two

Chico Freeman; Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise; The Pied Piper (1986 BlackHawk)
The Power Quintet; Mr. Wiggleworm; High Art (2016 HighNote)
Raul Agraz; Obsesión; Between Brothers (2016 OA2)
Daria; Come Together; Strawberry Fields Forever (2016 OA2)
Kevin Coelho; Come Together; Turn it Up (2013 Chicken Coup)
LaVon Hardison; Come Together; Come Together (2016)
[mic break 11:15 a.m.]

Set Three
Carmen McRae; Behind the Face; The Great American Songbook (1972 Atlantic)
Carmen McRae; Introduction; The Great American Songbook (1972 Atlantic)
Carmen McRae; The Ballad of Thelonious Monk; The Great American Songbook (1972 Atlantic)
Hubert Laws; Equinox; Wild Flower (1972 Atlantic)
João Gilberto/Stan Getz; Aguas de Março; Getz/Gilberto '76 (2016 Resonance)
D-Town Brass; Camberwell Carrot; Golden Belt (2016)
Ray Mantilla; Los Apolhypticanos; The Connection (2013 Savant)
[mic break 11:55 a.m.]

Set Four

The Radiators; Nightmare on the Mistery Train/Take Your Dead Ass Home; Bucket of Fish (1994 Croaker)
Urszula Dudziak; Future Talk; Future Talk (1979 Inner City)
Le Mystêre des Voix Bulgares; Lazarski Bouenets; Ritual (1994 Elektra)
Phish; Tweezer; Madison Square Garden, NY (1/2/2016)
Phish; Sand; Madison Square Garden, NY (1/2/2016)
[mic break 12:45 p.m.]

Set Five
Emmylou Harris; One of These Days; Profile/Best of … (1978 WarberBros)
Tony Trischka and Skyline; Ice Out in the Rain; Skyline Drive (1986 Flying Fish)
[PSA break 12:55 p.m.]

Sunday Brunch Concert: Today in Jam Band History
The New Mastersounds; The Vandenburg Suite; Cervantes' Masterpiece, Denver, CO (5/8/2015)
Everyone Orchestra; In the Park in the Shadows; Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn, NY (5/8/2015)
Grateful Dead; St. Stephen >; Barton Hall, Cornell, Ithaca, NY (5/8/1977)
Grateful Dead; Not Fade Away >; Barton Hall, Cornell, Ithaca, NY (5/8/1977)
Grateful Dead; St. Stephen; Barton Hall, Cornell, Ithaca, NY (5/8/1977)
Grateful Dead; Morning Dew; Barton Hall, Cornell, Ithaca, NY (5/8/1977)
[2:00 p.m.]