Sunday, January 27, 2013

January 27th in Jam Band History

Today we hear several performances from January 27th, including a show from 2001 when Umphrey's McGee was the opener for The Big Wu.

Max Creek; Cities; Jonathan Swift's, Cambridge, MA (1/27/84)
Umphrey's McGee; Prowler; Vic Theatre, Chicago, IL (1/27/01)
Umphrey's McGee; Hajimemashite; Vic Theatre, Chicago, IL (1/27/01)
Umphrey's McGee; Mullet Over*; Vic Theatre, Chicago, IL (1/27/01)
The Big Wu, S.O.S.; Vic Theatre, Chicago, IL (1/27/01)
Perpetual Groove; Bobblehead Funk; Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh, NC (1/27/05)
Perpetual Groove; Get Down Tonight; Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh, NC (1/27/05)

*First time played

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Playlist, January 27, 2013


And a groovadelic good morning to you! This post will be updated at the end of each set.

Set One
The Summarily Dismissed; Your Salve for Sorrow; To Each! (2012)
Daphne Lee Martin; Cheers, Darlin'; Moxie (2012 The Telegraph)
Donald Fagen; Weather in My Head; Sunken Condos (2012 Reprise)
Malcolm Hunter; Nostalgia in My Square Head; Nostalgia in My Square Head (2011
Stockton Helbing; Trask; Crazy Aquarius (2012 Armored)
[mic break 10:39 a.m.]

Set Two
Johnny Griffin/Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis; Funky Fluke; The Toughest Tenors (1976 Milestone)
The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Quartet; What is This Thing; The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Quartet (1978 Artist House)
Freddie Hubbard; Giant Steps; Pinnacle (2011 Resonance)
Jackie Ryan; Accentuate the Positive; Listen Here (2012 OpenArt Productions)
Winard Harper & Jeli Posse; Hard Times; Coexist (2012 JLP)
[mic break 11:16 a.m.]

Set Three
Hashem Assadullahi; Digging Out; Pieces (2013 OA2)
Bruce Eskovitz Jazz Orchestra; Invitation; Invitation (2007 Pacific Coast Jazz)
Brubeck Brothers Quartet; Take Five; Lifetimes (2012 Blue Forest)
Koinonia; Pilgrim's Procession; Celebration (1984 Breaker)
Béla Fleck; Lowdown (with Edgar Meyer); Double Time (1984 Rounder)
Ottmar Liebert; Beginnings; One Guitar (2006 Spiral Subwave)
Keller Williams; Cookies; Dream (2007 SCI Fidelity)
Jason Steele; When the Angels Fly Around You; On This Day (2012 Altered)
C'est What?!; On a Promise; Eight Stories (1984 Lissenclose)
[mic break 12:14 p.m.]

Set Four
Frank Zappa; Big Swifty; Make a Jazz Noise Here (1991 Barking Pumpkin)
Frank Zappa; Sinister Footwear 2nd Movement; Make a Jazz Noise Here (1991 Barking Pumpkin)
Frank Zappa; The Torture Never Stops (Original Version); You Can't Do That On Stage Any More, Vol. 4 (1991 Rykodisc)
Frank Zappa; The Black Page #2; Zappa in New York (1978 DiscReet)
[mic break 12:54 p.m.]

Sunday Brunch Concert: Today in Jam Band History

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Sunday, January 20, 2013

Playlist, January 20, 2013


Set One
Little Feat; Spanish Moon (with Craig Fuller & Vince Gill); Join the Band (2008 429)
Papa Grows Funk; Red Spark; Needle in the Groove (2012)
Troy Roberts; Liberty Nights; Nu-Jive (2011)
Frank Zappa; Black Napkins; Make a Jazz Noise Here (1991 Barking Pumpkin)
Pamela Hines; Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most; 3.2.1. (2012 Spicerack)
Winard Harper & Jeli Posse; Dedicated to You; Coexist (2012 JLP)
[mic break 10:44 a.m.]

Set Two

Bobby Sanabria Big Band; Afro-Cuban Jazz Suite for Ellington; Multiverse (2012 Jazzheads)
Wayne Wallace; Serpentine Fire; The Nature of the Beat (2008 Patois)
Malcolm Hunter; Hide 'n Sleep; Nostalgia in My Square Head (2011)
The Summarily Dismissed; Bull Barket; To Each! (2012)
[mic break 11:18 a.m.]

Set Three
The Cookers; Believe, For it is True; Believe (2012 Motéma)
John Hamar; Blues for J.P.; Hymn (2012 Origin)
Hashem Assadullahi; The Straight Man (Walking the Dog on a Sunday); Pieces (2013 OA2)
Miles Davis; Miles Runs the Voodoo Down; Bitches Brew (1969 Columbia)
[mic break 12:00 noon]

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Sunday, January 13, 2013

Playlist, January 13, 2013


Set One
Daphne Lee Martin; House that Built Itself; Moxie (2012 The Telegraph)
Caravan of Thieves; Candy; Funhouse 2012 UFO)
Kurt Rosenwinkel; kurt I; Star of Jupiter (2012 WOMMUSIC)
Calibro 35; New York New York; Any resemblance to Real Persons or Actual Facts is Purely Coincidental (2012 Nubu)
Return to Forever; Hymn of the Seventh Galaxy; The Anthology (2008 Concord)
[mic bream 10:28 a.m.]

Set Two
Joe Lovano UsFive; Journey Within; Cross Culture (2012 Blue Note)
Pamela Hines; B Minor Waltz; 3.2.1. (2012 Spicerack)
Poncho Sanchez; Mamo Inn/On Green Dolphin Street; Live in Hollywood (2012 Concord)
Poncho Sanchez; Crosscut Saw; Live in Hollywood (2012 Concord)
Enrico Rava; Secrets; Secrets (1987 Soul Note)
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis & Jonny Griffin; I'll Remember April; The First Set (1961 Prestige)
[mic break 11:14 a.m.]

Set Three
Gato Barbieri; India; Chapter One: Latin America (1973 impulse!)
Pharoah Sanders; The Creator Has a Master Plan (Part 1); Fire Into Music: The Best of Impulse! Volume III (1989 MCA)
[mic break 11:41 a.m.]

Interview with The McLovins
McLovins; Flavor of the Week; Basement Takes
McLovins; Samson; Toad's Place (November 2012)
McLovins; Shivers; Toad's Place (November 2012)
McLovins; Birthday; Toad's Place (November 2012)

PSA Break

Sunday Brunch Concert: Rescued from Obscurity
Steely Dan; The Boston Rag; Record Plant, LA (3/20/74)
Steely Dan; Do It Again; Record Plant, LA (3/20/74)
Steely Dan; Any Major Dude; Record Plant, LA (3/20/74)
Steely Dan; The Boston Rag; Record Plant, LA (3/20/74)
Steely Dan; King of the World; Record Plant, LA (3/20/74)
Steely Dan; Rikki Don't Lose That Number; Record Plant, LA (3/20/74)
[mic break 1:33 p.m.]

Set Five
The Summarily Dismissed; Through the Wringer; To Each! (2010)
Taj Mahal; Why?…And We Repeat Why?…And We Repeat; Music Keeps Me Together (1975 Columbia)
Ralph Towner/Gary Burton; Icarus; Matchbook (1975 ECM)
Frank Zappa; Strictly Genteel; Make a Jazz Noise Here (1991 Barking Pumpkin)
[2:00 p.m.]

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Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Linked Jazz (infographic)

Linked Jazz’s new visualization tool developed by Matt Miller visualizes the social connections between jazz musicians.

Sunday, January 06, 2013

Playlist, January 6, 2013

Good morning. AUDIO STREAM

Set One
Steely Dan; Everything Must Go; Everything Must Go (2003 Reprise)
Teriver Cheung; On a Lighter Note; My Nocturne (2012 Tippin')
Grazyna Auguscik & Paulinho Garcia; A Hard Day's Night; The Beatles Nova (2012 MTJ)
World Famous Headliners; Too Fast For You; World Famous Headliners (2012 Big Yellow Dog)
Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks; Caravan/Four Brothers; Alive & Lickin' (2001 Surfdog)
Little Feat and Friends; Sailin' Shoes; Join the Band (2008 SLG)
[mic break 10:35 a.m.]

Set Two
Jacqui Sutton; Better Than Anything; Notes from the Frontier (2012 Toy Blue Typewriter)
Freddie Hubbard; First Light; Pinnacle: Live & Unreleased from the Keystone Korner (2011 Resonance)
The Ed Palermo Big Band; Dwarf Nebula Processional March & Dwarf Nebula; Take Your Clothes Off When You Dance (2006 Cuneiform)
Milt Jackson; Stolen Moments; At the Kosei Nenkin (1977 Pablo)
The Cookers; Tight Squeeze; Believe (2012 Motéma)
[mic break 11:14 a.m.]

Set Three
Pierre Bensusan; Suite Flamande aux Pommes; Solilai (1982 Rounder)
Edgar Meyer; The Plumed Serpent; Love of a Lifetime (1988 MCA Master Series)
Daphne Lee Martin; Whiskey & Sin; Moxie (2012 The Telegraph Recording Company)
Vince Norman/Joe McCarthy Big Band; Katelyn; Bright Future (2010 OA2)
Joni Mitchell; Chinese Cafe/Unchained Melody; Wild Things Run Fast (1982 Geffen)
The Michael Treni Big Band; Something's Coming; Boy's Night Out (2011 Bell Production Co.)
[mic break 11:56 a.m.]

Set Four
Caravan Gypsy Swing Ensemble; Tango Innominado; An Evening in the Brink Lounge (2009 Hot String Swing)
Tara Linda; Muse's Tango; Torch and Sass (2012 Physalia)
The Summarily Dismissed; Oozing Awkward; To Each! (2013 Laureniac Song)
Steely Dan; West of Hollywood; Two Against Nature (2000 Giant)
Frank Zappa; Andy; Apollo Theater, Manchester, UK (12/12/79)
Frank Zappa; Inca Roads; Apollo Theater, Manchester, UK (12/12/79)
Frank Zappa; Florentine Pogen; Apollo Theater, Manchester, UK (12/12/79)
Lee Ritenour; The Captain's Journey; The Captain's Journey (1978 Elektra)
[mic break 12:53 p.m.]

Sunday Brunch Concert
2012 Retrospective Part 3
Terri Lynn; unknown title; Sunday Brunch Concert (9/9/12)
One Way Track; unknown title; Sunday Brunch Concert (9/23/12)
String Band; Ganja Babe; Sunday Brunch Concert (10/14/12)
Sandy Connolly Band; unknown title; Sunday Brunch Concert (10/21/12)
Adela and Jude; Cold Deep Water/High Granite Plains; Sunday Brunch Concert (11/11/12)
Kelly Kancyr; unknown title; Sunday Brunch Concert (12/16/12)
Frank Viele, Michael Gurge & Lucas Gould; Use Me; Sunday Brunch Concert (12/16/12)
David Nelson Band; Free Mexican Airforce; Iron Springs Pub, Fairfax, CA (1/6/2009)
David Nelson Band; Peggy-O; Iron Springs Pub, Fairfax, CA (1/6/2009)
[2:00 p.m.]

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Tuesday, January 01, 2013

Playlist, January 1, 2013

And a groovadelic New Year to you! I'm filling in for Rod Richardson this morning.

Set One
Malcolm Hunter; 5:30 Nounce/Nostalgia in Times Square; Nostalgia in My Square Head (2011)
Malcolm Hunter; Wreckage on Aisle 50; Nostalgia in My Square Head (2011)
Wayne Wallace; Fascinatin' Rhythm; The Nature of the Beat (2008 Patois)
Natalie Cressman & Secret Garden; Flip; Unfolding (2012)
[mic break 9:28 a.m.]

Set Two
Jon Hamar; Falling Grace; Hymn (2012 Origin)
Anthony Branker & Ascent; That Was Then… ; Together (2012 Origin)
Bill Evans; Dirt County Breakdown; Dragonfly (2012)
Jacqui Sutton; Freed; Notes From the Frontier (2012 Toy Blue Typewriter)
Kung Fu; Killcullen; Kung Fu (2011 Kung Fu)
[mic break 10:07 a.m.]

Set Three
Mel Lewis & the Jazz Orchestra; Make Me Smile; Make Me Smile & Other New Works by Bob Brookmeyer (1982 Finesse)
Gary Smulyan; Torchin'; High Noon: The Jazz Soul of Frankie Laine (2008 Reservoir)
Hardcoretet; Yeti; Do it Live (2012 Table & Chairs)
Steely Dan; Dirty Work; Rainbow Theatre, London (5/20/74)
Steely Dan; Your Gold Teeth II; Rainbow Theatre, London (5/20/74)
Steely Dan; Reeling in the Years; Rainbow Theatre, London (5/20/74)
[mic break 10:44 a.m.]

Set Four
Tara Linda; I'll Cross Any Bridge For You; Torch and Sass (2012 Physalia)
Alphonse Mouzon; Stepping Stone; Angel Face (2011 Tenacious)
Weir, Hornsby & Marsalis; Standing on the Moon; Gathering of the Vibes (7/20/12)
Darrell Scott; East of Gary; Theatre of the Unheard (2003 Full Light)
Mara! with Martenitsa Choir; On the Grapevines (Part One); Sezoni (1999 Real World)
Victor Wooten; It's All Right; Sword and Stone (2012 Vix)
[mic break 11:16 a.m.]

Set Five
Umphrey's McGee; Wappy Sprayberry; Hall of Fame: Class of 2010 (2011)
Frank Zappa; Wild Love; Sheik Yerbouti (1979 Zappa)
Frank Zappa; Yo' Mama; Sheik Yerbouti (1979 Zappa)
[11:55 a.m.]

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