Triceratops Walk

Today was a show built around putting the leash on the triceratops and letting the Horns out and ear’bout…..Here’s what happened for the horny morning fill in show:

Snacks- the Twin Cats
Tired of Fighting- Menahan Street Band
Classroom Agenda- Paul Carr
Philo’s Groove- Chelsea Baratz
Outerlude (Still Thursday)- Ravi Coltrane
Eddie & Cameron Strike Back/Satchel Paige-Fight the Big Bull w/Steven Bernstein
Power Patriot- Garage a Trois

Davel’s Return- Dirk Quinn Band
Lobster Leaps in- the Microscopic Septet
Let’s Move to Cleveland- Ed Palermo Big Band
Looking Outward- Sun Ra
Black Hole- Eric Biondo
Don’t Forget to Turn out the Light-the Perfect Man w/Secretary
Rosa Taylor Blues- Skeebo Knight
Dum Maro Dum- Red Baraat
Taketron- Slavic Soul Party
Balcumbia- Balkan Beat Box
Soul Makossa- Revolutionary Snake Ensemble
Alley Cats- Ilhan Ersahin w/Erik Truffaz
Turn on your Lovelight- Bonerama (live)
Loveland- Tower of Power
Give it Wheels- A.K.A.C.O.D. (live)
Rope on Fire- Club d’Elf
El Senor esta Contigo- El Movimento
American’t- Christian Scott

Sound Spyder

I want to thank all the people who made it into the Ear Trap and stuck around for the duration. I appreciate all those WEB listeners. Thanks to Josh Charles for finding the time to hang with us today and talk about his new album, the recent and soon coming gigs as well as how he created the sound that is what he has coined his newest style….Check out what lead us there.

Tangled up in Blue- Drew Emmitt
Shenandoah Breakdown- Jerry Douglas
Need you now- Ned Evett
Ship of Fools- the Doors
Driving Song- Undersea Poem
A Complete Unknown- AM
The Life you Save May be your own- Beat Circus

Filthy Habits- Frank Zappa
The Girl who Became a Machine- the Len Price 3
Sintro- Purgatory Hill
Blues of Sin/Babylove- Purgatory Hill
Georgia Redsnake- Nick Moss
Sen sa Shun- Freddie King
Call it Static- Quincy Bright
Feelin’ Good- Bama & the Family
Glaciers of Ice- El Michels Affair
I learned the Hard Way- Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Looking for the Light- Karen Gibson Roc
R.hythm A.nd P.oetry- Desdamona

the Game of Love-Nat King Cole w/Salaam Remi & Nas
Black Histroy- Kenautis Smith
Scratchinatanitchouttareach-Baby Elephant w/George Clinton
Con El Cuete- Brownout
Cumbia del Caribe- Fruko y Orquestra
la Iguana- Lila Downs
Magnolia Soul- Ozomatli
All we can do- the New Mastersounds (JD73 remix)
Rise & Shine- Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe
Bouncer- Steve Kimock Band
the Banker- Particle
Freakin’ Disco- the John Scofield Band
Boo Boo’s pik a nik- Kyle Hollingsworth
Brothers- Tommy T
Running from the Cops- Phantogram
The Beat- David Starfire feat. I Catching
Jennaty- the Spy from Cairo feat Ghalia Benali

Love Work & Money- Josh Charles
**On Air conversation w/Josh Charles**
Healing Time- Josh Charles
Struttin’ w/Some Barbeque- Catherine Russell
Solamente Pasion- Gabriele Tranchina

Taking you away

I want to thanks Mr. Paul Sanchez for being a part of the show today. He has a lot going on with Threadhead Records, a new live release as well as a musical and a project with Shamar Allen called “Bridging the Gap” coming to our ears soon. Cannot wait to share those things with you.

Hey Baby- Bo Diddley
Peace and Glory- Jamie McLean Band
Lola Leave your light on- Gov’t Mule
Midnight Man- the Allman Brothers Band
Cantelope Blues- Phillip Reebuck
Nightshade- the Subdudes
For What it’s Worth- Nick Moss
Before I Find the Right Girl for Me- Rockie Charles

If you Wanna Rock-N-Roll- John Hammond
The Woman on the Radio- the Citizens
Sup Fazha- Ed Alstrom
Glad it’s Night- Ivan FUNKBOY Bodley
Somebody’s got it Better….-the Dynamites feat Charles Walker

Let me let Go of you- Clarence Bucaro
**On air conversation with Paul Sanchez**
Wakes me up to say Goodbye- Paul Sanchez/John Boutte
If I Only had a Brain- Paul Sanchez & Shamar Allen
Okra & Tomatoes- John Ellis & Double Wide
Feel Good, Feel Better, Feel Wonderful- Prince
Enjoy- Kenautis Smith
Walk with me- RJD2
Hotel Caledonia- Gaudi

That’s me Inside- Desdamona
Falling into place- Carmen Rizzo
You & I- Wax Poetic
Danza- Fernando Otero

Rat a tat Chat

I was busy in the studio today, three different interviews, all of which were great additions to the show….I want to thank Taj for using my tag line with his campaign to inform the people of St. Lucia of the risks creating such a large number of diabetes in the country. I want to thank Peter for being available on the road supporting such a fantastic album, and Charlie for being a person I feel I have known for so long, musically and otherwise.

The World’s Longest Hot Dog- Brother Dege
Come Around- the Contribution
Orangutan- Charlie Wooton Project
$4/Gal- Teddy Presberg
My Darling what a Shame- Moist Paula Henderson

Hard Groove- the RH Factor
Work Very Hard- Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad (live)
the Nod- Fat Freddy’s Drop
**Conversation with Taj Weekes**
Little Fire- Taj Weekes & Adowa
Strings- DJ Center
the Shining Path- RJD2 feat. Phonte Coleman
Takin’ you Back- Dayton Flic w/JUSTICE Dilla X

Here we go- Ozomatli
Cookie Puss- Liquid Soul (live)
So Hard to Say- Charlie Wooton Project
**Conversation with Peter Seymour of Project Trio**
Visual Machine-m Project Trio
Put Everything Together- Plus
Athens- Charlie Hunter
***Conversation with Charlie Wooton***
Day Dreaming ’bout you- Charlie Wooton Project


Sun and Shine

Got an extra hour on the front end of the show and had the honor of chatting on air with Melissa O’Malley, Co-Founder/President of MASH PIT. It was a beautiful crisp morning and there was plenty of sun and a bunch of shine.

Outskirts of Town- Willie Nelson & Keb Mo
the Thrill is Gone- Willie Nelson & BB King
Hey Joe- Jerry Douglas
Honky Tonk Woman- Old & in the Gray
Memphis in the Meantime- Sam Bush w/Jerry Douglas (live)
You don’t mess Around w/me- Waylon Jennings
Aftermath USA- Drive by Truckers
Hit Somebody (the Hockey Song)- Warren Zevon
Quit Playing Games w/god- Mark Mothersbaugh
Move with you- Pork Tornado
Let me Take you to the Beach- Frank Zappa
I am the Cool- Screamin’ Jay Hawkins
Lil’ Liza Jane-Dr. John/Chris Barber Jazz Band (live)
Chevrolet- Taj Mahal
Atlas- the Wood Brothers (live)
Viva La Raza- Latin Playboys
Fish in the Dish- Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
This & That- Jamal Thomas
This That & the Other Thing- Skeebo Knight

American Woman- Trombone Shorty (live)
What is Hip?- Marcus Miller
Redd Foxx- the Poogie Bell Band
Cumana- Ed Alstrom
It’s all About Time- Horace X
Haram Aleyk- Natacha Atlas
Dr. Nick- Project Trio
Sweet Child O’Mine- Project Trio
Grass- Project Trio

Snake Woman- Charlie Wooton Project
a Mother’s Love- Snooks Eaglin
Joyful Noise- Breakestra
The Harder they Come- Josh Charles

Regiment- Brian Eno/David Byrne
**On air Live chat w/Melissa O’Malley of MASH PIT**
Georgia Brown- G Love & Special Sauce
Who’s got the Weed?- G Love & Special Sauce
Walking- Nneka
Drug of Choice- Mystic Bowie


Living on Liquid

Blackberry Blossom- Carrie Rodriguez (live)
Didn’t come Here- Willie Nelson (live)
She loves my Automobile- Willie Nelson & ZZ Top (live)
Don’t Start me Talking- John Hammond
I Feel so Sorry- John Hammond
Wild man on the Loose- John Hammond
Canyons/a Room with a View-Lefty Williams Band
the House is Rockin’- Leroy Powell & the Messengers
Psychotic Reaction- Michael Powers
Kilowatt- Swamp Cabbage (live)
Let’s get Down- Sol
Haitian Fight Song- David Byrne
Dubinland Carnival- John Ellis & Double Wide
L’ascenseur-the Dirty Dozen Brass Band
Nightmarika- Marchfourth Marching Band
Big Bass Drum- Dr. John/Chris Barber Jazzband
That’s it- Grant Calvin Weston
Love you Down- Me’shell Ndegecello
Post Houmous- Morcheeba
Round Midnight- Maysa
Mind VS Heart- NNEKA
Lento Y Despacio- Roberto Fonseca
Sexy- Los Amigos Invisibles
La Bush Resistance- Balkan Beat Box
Watching the Wheels- Matisyahu
Ceddo end title- Manu Dibango
Dr. Dre’s Bar Mitzvah- Out to Lunch
Revolt- Chris Joss
White fang- Bill Frisell
Tin Flower- RJD2
the Originator- DJ Spinna
Bleeding Together- Dissent (DJ ELI mix)
Donkey Ride- Mr Scruff & Quantic
Luv n’ Liv- Dub Gabriel/U Roy (Roots Rewind Mix)
Pretty Little Thing- Fink
On the Market Place- Tierra Negra & Muriel Anderson
Mother Taiga- Huun Huur Tu & Carmen Rizzo

Ear & Soul Massage

I always am pleased to have artists share their own words as part of the program….especially when they are coming to are near MadTOWN. This week was no exception, heading to town on Tuesday at the Frequency is Seth Walker, redefining American roots and country roll music and then I had the pleasure of having an eye opening chat with sound artist extraordinaire Carmen Rizzo who will be at the Stoughton Opera House this coming Saturday, with Huun Huur Tu. I was honored to call both men friends of the show and look forward to catching each event live, to sooth my being(s). here’s what the sets around the conversations looked like:

Dub Je Je- Antibalas
Zinabu- Bunzu Sounds
Gadget Funk- the Herbaliser
Power to the People- Black Eyed Peas
Metropolis- Particle
1968- Bill Frisell
Pug- Furley
Gettin’ it Together- Tommy Guerrero
Mo Lovin’- Chris Joss
Shine- LiftOff
Ffeh- Ed Alstrom
Don’t do it- Salvador Santana

All day Sucker- Stevie Wonder
In the Dark- Seth Walker
**On air Chat with Seth Walker**
I Don’t Dance- Seth Walker
Lily Blossom- MarsMobil
Otherwise- Morcheeba (live)
Cloud Cover-Tierra Negra & Muriel Anderson w/Victor Wooten
Dr. Nick- Project Trio

Corrupt- Tigran Hamasyan
Meboli- Balkan Beat Box
Ancestor’s Call- Huun Huur Tu & Carmen Rizzo
**On air Conversation with Carmen Rizzo**
Tuvan Prayer- Huun Huur Tu & Carmen Rizzo
In Search of a Lost Past- Huun Huur Tu & Carmen Rizzo

EARly bird

Did another early bird fill in this morning from 7-9am. It was a good chance to air out some tunes with a little rock in their roll.

What’s good for me- the Simple Things (live)
White Noise- Trampled by Turtles
Unchain my Heart- Head for the Hills

Your mind is on Vacation-Van Morrison w/George Fame & Friends
Peace Frog- Smashmouth
Love her Madly- Bo Diddley
Cactus- David Bowie
The Cynic- Kashmir feat. David Bowie

Colour- Delta 5
Endless Sea- Gus Fafalios
All She Wrote- Ray Davies
Tito, tito- New Wet Kojak
Ballad of Bodacious- Primus
Seas of Cheese- Primus
Galaxina- Turn me on Dead man
Nampa- Enuma Elish
Glamor Hippy- the Fly Brothers (live)
Excentrifugal For Z-Frank Zappa
Apostrophe- Frank Zappa
51st Anniversary- the Jimi Hendrix Experience
Dixieland- Swamp Cabbage
Diddy Wah Diddy- Taj Mahal
Who Knows-the Quantic Soul Orchestra feat. Kabir
Kiko & the Lavender Moon- Los Lobos (live)
Beautiful- G love w/Tristian Prettyman
Sunrise on St. Johns- Teddy Presberg
Disillusion- U Melt
Can’t Come with you- Seth Walker
Hellhounds on Rose Hill- Joe Pitts
Down Along the Cove- Joe Pitts

I know I’ve Been Changed- John Hammond/Tom Waits
Hate to see you go- Moreland & Arbuckle


Sum Funk-N-Stuff

the dig- Teddy Presberg
Scrumpt- Doug Johns
Bop Gun- the Clinton Administration
Video Game, Save me- Salvador Santana
Let there be Horns- RJD2
Baby I’m Black….-Sven Barth & Induce are the Saxual Revolution

Contusion- Stevie Wonder
Salvador Diaspora- Rex Riddem
Kool it man- Liftoff
We got Some (1&2)- Chris Joss
Baby Let’s Dance- Kittu
Funkytastic- Celia Baron
Zuma Preserve- the Brooklyn Funk Essentials
Soul Neo- the Poogie Bell Band
Brownie, Leo & Gus- Skeebo Knight
Psycho- Middle Passage Squad
Amish Pintxos- MMW
Globalizacion- Fernando Otero
Blue Rondo a la Turk- Project Trio
Wang Dang Doodle-Sam Moore/Keb Mo/Angie Stone

Jambalaya- Jeff Healy
Treme Mardi Gras- Kermit Ruffins
Ina This Time- Tony Brown
Put it on- Bob Marley
Strangers on the Shore- Bob Marley
Kinky Reggae- Bob Marley & the Wailers (live)
Mr. Anonymous- Mr. Anonymous

Is it any Wonder

Did a 7-9amCST Fill in today just to get some extra time as next week I will not be on air. So here is what I put together for the earlier morning hours:

Rocket Baby- Johnnie Mustang
la Gitane- Duane Andrews
Benny’s Tune- Lionel Loueke
Mamang- Kristo Numpuby
Twisto Mambo- the Sort of Quartet
Walter L-Burton/Methany/Swallow/Sanchez (live)
Shine on you Crazy Diamond-Viktor Krauss w/Shawn Colvin
Always Near- Narayan & Janet
Full Throttle- 9th Wave
I Ain’t Human- Leroy Powell & the Messengers
Sopchoppy- Swamp Cabbage
Something Fast- Seth Walker
That’s What Keeps me Rockin’-the Robert Cray Band
Paralyzed- Gang of Four
Faced you in a Neon Light- Yordan Orchestra
Golden Retriever- Super Furry Animals
Good Old Days(wash away)-Darren Gaines & the Key Party
Fame- David Bowie (live)
Atomic Heels- Secret Machines
I Kid you not- Spain Colored Ornage
Circumstances- Soulhound
When she Whispers your Name- Buck 69
Let me Roll it->Foxey Lady-Paul McCartney (live)
White Rabbit- Patti Smith
Mile High- Morphine
Around the World- Delaney Davidson
Tremendous Dynamite- Eels
You’re so Fine- John Hammond
You’ll be Mine- John Hammond
Waiting for a Miracle- Jerry Garcia Band (live)

your ears or mine?

Just thankful for so many listeners that have been becoming regulars….

Hot Rockin’ Rhythm- Hillbilly Hellcats
Ichetucknee Chutney- Dread Clampitt
Outback Booty Call- 8 Ball Aitken
I Don’t Dance- Seth Walker
Soul Satisfying- Joe Pitts

Aquarius Skies- Mama’s Cookin’
New VooDoo BooGaLoo- Swamp Cabbage
Who’s Makin’ Love- Chris Daniels & the Kings
You’re so Fine- Eddie Floyd
Sweet Feeling- Cracked Ice
Makin’ Whoopee- Joyce Randolph
Ladies Man- Keith Kilgo
Sweet Child O’ Mine- Project Trio
Danza- Fernando Otero

Get Down Tonight- Melvin Sparks Band
I’m Gonna Teach You- Maceo Parker
CC Rider- Ron Levy’s Wild Kingdom
Shafro- Chris Joss
the Big Score- Fort Knox Five
We Got Somethin’- Salvador Santana
Then I met you- Alexander Ponomarlenko
Who’s got the Weed- G Love & Special Sauce
Cool & Collect- 10 Ft Ganja Plant
Gas Can- Pressure Cooker
Be Serious- Gabriel Johnson
Fair Weather Friend- Daedelus
Stop the War-(Bring Peace)-Glideascope feat. JFK
Mostly Love- Narayan & Janet
Electric Moonshine- Dr Didg
Snake Charmer- Punjabi MC (DJ Rekha Bhangra Basement)


its pronounced Gee

Back to two hours for the semester, s’all good as I squeeze in all that I have to fill your ears with…here’s what today looked like:

Totally Awesome- Honchie
Destination Unknown-Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Rush- Big Audio Dynamite
Rock N Roll- G Love & the Special Sauce
Body in the Lake-the Codetalkers w/Col Bruce Hampton
Sweet Jane- Lou Reed (live)
Beat on the Brat- U2
Happy Together- the Passive Aggressives
Cold War- the Charms
Extra Virgin- the Josh Roseman Unit
Forget Everything- Was (Was Not)
Manufactured Consent(Cheney’s got a gun)-mamarazzi
Let’s get it on- the Rebirth Brass Band
Second & Dryades-Galactic w/Big Chief Monk Boudreaux
I can See Clearly now-Kermit Ruffins w/Bonerama Horns/Troy Andrews
Struttin’ w/some Doner Kabobs- the N.O. Klezmer Allstars
Shtick Shift- the Alexandria Kleztet
Picante(Party Time Version)- Charo
Lithuania- Rithma
Gosalo- the Pimps of Joytime
Reading Rainbow- the Mackrosoft
Salida Con Elegba- Omar Sosa & NDR Bigband
Dio se Misle- Boukman Eksperyans
My Honey & Me- the Emotions

Funky Belly-the Imperials w/Joseph Henry
Arts & Crafts- Maceo Parker
Basement Bhangra Anthem- DJ Rekha & Sunil Sehgal FT. Wyclef Jean & Bikram Singh



Interstate-Jeremiah Nelson & the Achilles Heel
This Heaven-David Gilmour w/Baltic Philharmonic Symphony Orch.
Black Reign- Mama’s Cookin’
What Keeps your Heart Beating- the Rattlers
Stop Dragin’ Around- Lenny Kravitz
Free Willis….-Blues Traveler w/Bruce Willis
New Used Car- Sue Foley
Lie to Ya’ Mama- Joe Pitts
John the Revelator-Taj Mahal w/James Brown/Paul Shaffer/Sam Moore
Foster Fatty- Teddy Presberg
Free Love- Teddy Presberg
a Man can’t be a Man- George Soule
One of Those Days-Steve Cropper & Felix Cavaliere
Man Gone, Need Drink- Scrapomatic
Blue Eyed Soul- Diane Durrett
Supersoulfighter- Lenny Kravitz
Funk Fingers- Ron Levy’s Wild Kingdom
Back in the Game- the Greyboy All Stars
the Encounter- the Mackrosoft
Bro John- Victor Wooten
I Got Plenty O’ Nuthin’- Spearhead & Ernest Ranglin
Summertime- Bobby Womack & the Roots
Peter Sellers Sings George Gershwin- Money Mark
Risk Failure- Secretary
Magnum Opie- Drums & Tuba
Break on Through- Marc Ribot’s Ceramic Dog
Hot Lava- Perry Farrell & DVDA
Gris Gris Gumbo Ya Ya’- Dr. John
Iko Iko/Aicho- Revolutionary Snake Ensemble
Double Jeopardy- Joshus Redman & the Elastic Band
He ain’t got Rhythm- Billie Holiday (Poppyseed Remix)
Bonita- the Pimps of Joytime
the Corner- Galactic w/Gift of Gab
Think Back- Galactic w/Chali 2na
I Love my Guitar- Prince
Low Down Stank- Breakestra
Sabor Tropical-Empresarios w/Francisco Rosado/Feliz Perez
Peace Train- Tony Brown
Great- Mystic Bowie
Vampires- Thievery Corporation feat. Femi Kuti
Hot Blue – Somi
Return to Margin- Coldcut (Afterlife Lounge Remix)
Uh!- Juana Molina
All up in it- DJ Spinna w/Eric Krasno & Neal Evans
One for Senegal- The Pleb
Sarama- Vieux Farka Toure (Brownout Remix)
Ai Du- Ali Farka Toure & Ry Cooder
Antatolia- Abaji
What is Hip?- Quartet San Francisco
Out of the Blue-B.Fleck/Z.Hussain/E.Meyer & the Detroit Symphony Orch.
Chango En Esmeraldas- Omar Sosa & the NDR Bigband

The Chicken- Garaj Mahal (live)
Get Ready- Oteil & the Peacemakers
Mala Vida- Mano Negra
Corren- Gossos feat. Dani Macaco
I told you Before- Enjuri
Deep Channel- Afro Celts
Megvarlak ma Delben- Locomotiv GT
Kargashai- Mamer

B’Boom- King Crimson
Mindsuck- Elliott Sharp/Carbon
Arcadia Finlandis- David Fiuczynski
Metamorphosis- Daniel Bernard Rouman w/Phillip Glass
Sweet Ohm- Ohm
Comfort Zone- Fourplay
Solar Fire- Incognito
Rivers of Babylon- Sublime
It’s all About you- the Goldstars


Oscar Gamble’s Afro

I want to thank Mister J.T. Lewis for being a live on air phone guest today, it’s always nice to talk with someone humble in their ways. It was a busy time today juggling several phone calls and emails but i do believe the show settled into some very nice tight neighborhoodZ….

Treasure- the NRG Band
My Babe- Lou Rawls
Dark Angel- Taj Mahal & Steven Seagal
Show me the Money- Buddy Guy
Rollin’ & Tumblin’-Elliott Sharp w/Hubert Sumlin
Trains A Coming-JD & the Straight Shot w/Robert Randolph
the Devil in Miss Jones- Mike Ness
Roll Another Number-Neil Young & Crazy Horse (LIVE)
Pretty Pretty Baby- Jeff Beck & the Big Time Players
I must be Mad- the Craig
Decline & Fall- Atomic Rooster
You’ve got me Rockin’- Carl Palmer’s PM
The Places we Lived- Backyard Tire Fire
Get off this- Leftover Salmon/Cracker (live)
Alabama High Test- Old Crow Medicine Show
Hang Ten- the Jazz Mandolin Project
I Miss the Girl- Soul Coughing
Move Away- the Killers
Always on the Run- Lenny Kravitz
Straight Cold Player- Lenny Kravitz
Warlocks of Bakersfield CA.- Mother Earth
The Next Stop- Jamaaladeen Tacuma
D’s Crib- Poogie Bell Band
Outerlude 2- Greyboy
Sweet Life- Karen Gibson Roc & Fluid
Chelsea Rogers- Prince
Exfiled- Ron Levy’s Wild Kingdom
Bleecker- Organissimo
Stand Up- Phat Phunktion
Out of Town- the RH Factor
I hear Music-Billie Holiday(Swingsett/Ta Kuya’s Mighty Fine Remix)
Billie’s Blues- Billie Holiday (Daniel Y Remix)
On the Rhodes Again- Morcheeba
Tema do Canibal- BK One/Benzilla w/Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
Somebody got Soul Soul Soul-the Wild Magnolias
the Metrics- Drums & Tuba
Two Guitars/Dohiyi- Jack DeJohnette
Awake- Julian JUJU Marley
Violence in the Streets-Julian JUJU Marley & Damian JR GONG Marley
Things ain’t Cool- Julian JUJU Marley
Set the Children Free-Larry McDonald
(Lenny B Instr.Radio Mix)
El Aire- Eljuri w/Sly & Robbie
Hit Parade- David Last vs Zulu
Lion- STS9
Is that Enough- Mad Juana
Douce Ambiance- Babik
High Lonesome Honga-Margot Leverett & the Klezmer Mountain Boys
Before all Hell Breaks Loose- Kinky Friedman
Kike on the Mic- Hip Hop Hoodios
Meu Mondo- Otto
Tomorrow- DePedro
Flutter- Bonobo
Wayward Bob- Bonobo
the Future- Comandante Zero
Crazy Crazy Insane- Apsci
Dance on Vaseline- David Byrne
Oppression- Jack Dupon
Red Moon- Al Di Meola
BQE- Socialybrium
**Live on air chat w/Mr. JT Lewis**
High Seed 4 Octavia Butler- JT Lewis (live)
High Black Skin- JT Lewis
the Prototype- JT Lewis
Past Time- the Baseball Project
High you Can’t Buy- Sugar Blue


Here is the Is that was

All tunes from albums of 2009. Thanks for all the support this year, those years and the ones ahead.

Love Stands Time- Cashman
Drinkin’ or Drivin’- pat mAcdonald
Never Going Back to Memphis- Shemekia Copeland
Anna Ann- Davis Coen
Light in your Eyes- Clarence Bucaro
Blew my Top Off- Geoff Achison
Sweet inspiration- the Derek Trucks Band
Truckin’ Queen- Dale Watson
Woody’s- Skeebo Knight
A Change is Gonna Come-Playing for Change (live)
Not so Simple- Groundation
Year of the Pig- the Black Seeds
Tootie- Larry McDonald
Sun is Shining- Bebel Gilberto
But now I’m Back- Pink Martini
And then Your Gone- Pink Martini
Galang(Trio Riot Version)- Vijay Iyer Trio
Loft Funk- Mike Clark
An Ba Mango La- Jacques Schwarz-Bart
Congratulation(Happy Birthday)- King Sunny Ade
Sahara- Justin Adams/Juldeh Camara
Ladon- Bassekou Kouyote & Ngoni Ba
Under the Bridge-Stanley Clark Trio w/Hiromi/Lenny White
No Quarter Dub-DJ Spooky w/the Golden Hornet Project
Milk and honey- JTQ
the Kick- Cadillac Jones
North Eat to Nippon- Breakestra
Che Che Cole Makossa-Antibalas feat. Mayra Vega
Soul Kiss- Ivan FUNKBOY Bodley
Nobody Ever wins the Giant Panda 4-A new Brain for Arnie
Macumba-Melvin Gibbs Elevated Entity w/Totonho/Cortejo Afro
Set the Children Free-Larry McDonald w/Toots Hibbert
Pa Kite Tan Pase- Boukman Eksperyans
Nora- Neoton
Abstrata- Zeep
Dancing Girls- Tribecasten
Bhangra Paanch- Fort Knox Five
Sundown- International Velvet
Best Western- Eric Biondo
Pan Ga To- Jacques Schwarz Bart
Mende Chiraj- Jacques Schwarz Bart
the Return of the Jitney Man-Branford Marsalis Quartet
Chan Chan- Kora Jazz trio
Black Earth Boys- Les Triaboliques
Riddem- Daby Toure & Skip McDonald
**On air Conversation w/Jacques Schwarz-Bart**
Rishte- Najma Akhtar & Gary Lucas
Compassion- Soname
Diaraby Magni- Vieux Farka Toure
Lulla- Tinariwen
Sunrise-Mark Weinstein/Omar Sosa
Invocation- Mark Weinstein/Omar Sosa
Ninth Ward Calling- Marchforth Marching Band
Getting up From Down Under- M. Nahadr
Feelin’ Yucky-Sen Barth & induce are the Saxual Revolution
Pachima- Balkan Beat Box (UBK Remix)
Atlas- STS9
No Time- the Juan Maclean
Little by Little- Missy Andersen
Insignificant- Lovespirals
Dry your Eyes- Wax Tailor feat Sara Genn
La Senda Del Abuelo- Granada Doaba
O Careca- Os Mutantes
Pasapeanas- Biella Nuei
Camin Y Ven Pa’ La Loma- Marta Topferova
Vino- Girl in a Coma
Qu’est ce Que C’est Funky- the Veldt
Sweet Chilli- Led Bib
the Griots-Jason Adasiewicz’s Rolldown
the Liberator- Nels Cline

Gnu Ears Eve

All Tracks from albums released in 2009…many will be on the list of top albums of ’09 released tomorrow.

50’s French Music- Carrie Rodriguez w/Lucinda Williams(live)
All that I am Now-Assembly of Dust w/Richie Havens
Honky Tonkin'(in Mississippi)- Webb Wilder
Nightime is the Right Time- Albert Castiglia
Bright Mississippi- Allen Toussaint
But I like the Message- John Scofield
Hurtin’ for it- the Radiators
Already Free- the Derek Trucks Band
Redemption Dance- the Subdudes
These moments- Lee Fields & the Expressions
What Have you done- Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens
Crimson & Clover- Prince
King Comforter-the New Mastersounds feat Dionne Charles
Somebody Stop me-the Dynamites feat Charles Walker
Come Together- Dr. Lonnie Smith
Honey Burger’S Grill(new mix)- Skeebo Knight
Mr Pitiful- Tower of Power w/Sam Moore
Hard Times- Bonerama
Skyplane- AfroSkull
Friends- Marco Benevento
Heavyweight Love Match-Michael Bellar As Is Ensemble
Imam- JFJO
Walk Back- MMW
Power Patriot- Garage a Trois
Night School- Ed Palermo Big Band
The Past Sure is Tense- Fast N Bulbous
Glass Tables- Zevious
Head Goes Thud- Gutbucket
Got me a Black Woman- Tony Bunn
Shake it For me- Stefon Harris & Blackout
I’m a Song- Sara Wasserman w/R. Wasserman/C. McBride
Little Bird (reprise)-Sara Wasserman w/Christian McBride
Where have the Poets Gone-J Russell w/Monique Vieras & D.a.v.o
Straighten up & Fly Right-Nat King Cole w/Will.I.AM & Natalie Cole
Get it How you Live- Slavic Soul Party
Punjabi Wedding Song(Balle Balle)- Red Baraat
Come Back- Soulico feat Onili
Those Girls- Kinky
Flying Red- EOTO
Omar’s Chocco- Omar Faruk Tekbilek
World Party- Larry McDonald w/Shaza
Head over Heels- Larry McDonald w/Dollarman
Brotherman-Larry McDonald w/Shaza/Terri Lion

All you hafta do is Listen

Just messing around today in studio with some albums I just plucked off the collection shelf moments before deciding to make some ray D ohhh….the puzzle fit together this way:

All Good Children-the John Popper Project w/DJ Logic
Pony- Annette Peacock
Someday- Alice Russell
Baby Let’s Dance Together- Kittu
Soul Education- Jamiroquai
What About me- Chic
Rocco- Phat Phunktion
In the Mix- the JMC Project
Sugartooth(BBR Mix)- Chow Nasty
Gary’s Song- Alice Smith
Tramp- Ottis & Carla
Stubb’s Relentless groove- Clyde Stubblefield
Soul Finger- the Bar Kays
Juicy- the RH Factor
Take the Coltrane- the Stanley Clarke Trio
Pan Ga To- Jacques Schwarz Bart
Kid Rock Deluxe- Sex Mob
Mojuba-Melvin Gibbs Elevated Entity feat. Amayo/J. Medeski
Na Na Not me!- On Ka’a Davis w/Famous original Djuke Music Players
Making Love to the Dark Ages “B”-Burnt Sugar Arkestra Chamber

Full Nelson- Miles Davis
Never the Same- Supreme beings of Leisure
Goodnight Moon- Shivaree
Saturday- Twinemen
Bartalk- Erik Scott
I get High-Porter/Batiste/Stoltz w/P. McConnell(live)
Foxploration- the Motet (live)
Country Living- Yellowjackets feat Mike Stern
Greet the Mind- Lotus
Birdwave- Green Light (live)
the Conversation- Reeves Gabrels
Confection- the Nels Cline Singers
Brown Sox- Chris Spies
Beethoven’s 5th- Beethoven/Random Rab Mix
Under the Table- SonicBloom
Breaking Dawn- Brother Ali
Love Still Hurts- Shafiq Husayn
City (Japan Remix)- King Britt

The day after the day

While so many were celebrating something this week, here is where the celebrations of everyone took me on the day after the day:

Hell of High Water-Hundred Year Flood w/Taj Mahal
I know Where I’m Going-Clarence Fountain & Sam Butler
Baby what you Want me to do- Lou Rawls
Rock the Blues away-Zakiya Hooker & John Lee Hooker
He’s got all the Whiskey- Albert Castiglia
Railroad Boy- Gov’t Mule
Count to Ten- pat mAcdonald

Down Home Girl- Taj Mahal w/Billy Payne
Riviera Paradise- Stevie Ray Vaughn & Double Trouble
Pulse- Desiree Apolonio Bassett
One Wrong Turn- Backyard Tire Fire
Heads are Gonna Roll- Jamie McLean
San Francisco- Brett Dennen
Cigarette- Akiva
You got Something- Movin’ Melvin Brown
Get up(feel like Being a)Sex Machine-Q Burns Abstract Message
Astralisation- Snowboy
Into You- Eymarel
Glad it’s Night- Ivan FUNKBOY Bodley
On Our Way- Speedy Consuela
Zero Hour- Afroskull

3 X Over- Big Ass truck
Yums- Big Ass Truck
Dark side of the Cog- IncoGnito
Mende Chiraj- Jacques Schwarz Bart
Walkin’ Uptown- Lionel Hampton
The Invasion Song- Eldad Tarmu Chamber Jazz Ensemble
**Live on Air Chat w/Mr. Eldad Tarmu**
Drink w/the Queen of Bohemia-Eldad Tarmu Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Dancing for the Queen of Bohemia-Eldad Tarmu Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Kanawha Girl- Imaginary Homeland
Got Lucky- the Microscopic Septet
You Know You’re a Man- Fast N Bulbous
Wet Nap- Marchforth Marching Band

Do Whatcha Wanna III-Rebirth Brass Band (live)
Bury me in New Orleans- Brother Joscephus
Don’t Let your Deal go Down- Davis Coen
Lonely Wasted & Blue-Paul Sanchez & Theresa Andersson
I Don’t Wanna Play House Anymore-Carrie Rodriguez (live)
Humdinger- Old Crow Medicine Show
She’s About a Mover- Little Willie G
Toe Jam-the BPA w/David Byrne & Dizzie Rascal
Spade- the BPA w/Martha Wainwright
Calypso Blues-Nat King Cole w/Damian JR GONG Marley/Stephen Marley
Tell Mama- Missy Andersen
I’m not Gonna Cry- Sharon Jones & Dap Kings

Reefer Man-the Harlem Experiment w/Taj Mahal
Think-the Harlem Experiment w/Queen Esther
Ladies- Lee Fields & the Expressions
BFBF(PANAMA)- Akoya Afrobeat
Saro-Bassekou Kouyote & Ngoni Ba w/Vieux Farka Toure
They gotta quit Kicking my dog Around-Terry Hall & Mushtaq
Stand Together- Terry Hall & Mushtaq
Homecoming- Tuung VS Tarar de Haidouks (live)
Psychoscout- Flat Earth Society
Disciplinador- Think of One
TigerLilly- La Roux
Love- Lovespirals
Up in Smoke- Third Ear Audio
My Love- Joi
Green Africa- Mysterious Traveler
Blame- Soul Coughing
Bad Weather-AKACOD
ACDC- Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Ring the Bell (premix)- Yacht

Naughty, if you’re checking

I like to keep balanced, so I am guessing I have been equally naughty as much as I have been anything else this year, just in case there’s a list out there. I want to thank David Levy from Out to Lunch for being a part of the show today, talking about the new album “Melvin’s Rockpile”, Canada’s assistance is getting this project finished, and we both give props to his fantabulous Publicist, thanks Di. Did 5 hours of ray dee ohh today…here’s the run down:

Something to Make you Happy- the Derek Trucks Band
Yes we Can, Can- Marc Broussard
Shooting Hoops- G Love & Special Sauce
Dollar Bill- Pop Levi
the Darkness- the Cat Empire
Red Rat- 4th Ward Afro Klezmer Orchestra
Fat Bottomed Girls- Zydecosis
Turn on your Lovelight- Bonerama (live)
U R Loved- Israel Houghton

Dolare- Global Lingo
Best Things in Life- Pressure Cooker
Coming over Tonight- Cherine Anderson w/Chuck Fenda
Independent Bahamas- Biosos Now
You don’t Love me- Gemini Brass
Freedom in Africa- Duke
Speak- Albino!
Hunk o’ Funk- McLemore Ave
Come on Over- Breakestra
Me & Michelle- Breakestra
Shift- Fort Knox Five
Number one Fan- Speedy Consuela
Home- Lovespirals

Good- Supreme Beings of Leisure
Slip Away- Si*Se
Yellow Submarine- Papa Grows Funk
Jolly Old ST. Nick- Brave Combo (live)
Double 0 Santa- Seks Bomba
Silent Night- the Weisstronauts
Frenchmen Street Strut- Devin Phillips
Sufur- Rufus Harley
Flute Bag- Rufus Harley (live)
I Pity the Fool- Shemeika Copeland/Robert Cray (live)
Gonna Shoot you Right Down-Jimmy Rogers All Stars w/Plant/Page/Clapton
Diddy Wah Diddy- Corey Harris
Just Among Friends-J Giles/D Robillard/G Beaudoin
Funky Good Time- Melvin Sparks Band
Spyplane- AfroSkull
Trash Day- the Julien Kasper Band
Song for the Solstice- Out to Lunch
**On air Interview w/David Levy of Out to Lunch**
Dr Dre’s Bar Mitzvah- Out to Lunch
Brooklyn Ole- Nicodemus & Osiris
Jump- Sabo & Zeb
Spoon Song(Lee Davis Remix)-Nicodemus w/Carol C
Mmm Yummy Yummy Yummy- Bunny Holiday

Now we Know (Lovesky Mix)- Hawke
Big & Bouncy- Cakeboy
Jamana Diya-Bassekou Kouyote & Ngoni Ba
Joy- Kaïssa
Lamine’s Tune- Toubab Krewe (live)
Lucy- Julian Lennon & James Scott Cook
Fire on your Feet- Pop Levi
Small Parts- the Dohlas
March of the Caterpillar- Rx Bandits
Luminous Things- Club d’Elf
Now I Understand- Club d’Elf
Calabazar de Sagua- Granada Doba
Illumination- Rob Wasserman
South Central L.A. Kulture- Wadada Leo Smith’s Organic
Ain’t no Chimney’s in the Projects- Sharon Jones & the Dapkings
Eggnog- Rory McBrides
Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer- Jack Johnson
Mele Kalikimaka- Nick Hexum

Slip Slide and Here we go

After the show, I am heading out to the The Chicago Bluegrass and Blues Festival and my sincere thanks to a musical legend for joining the show today, Mr. Henry Butler phoned in from Florida and we chatted about what’s happening these days and what we might be expecting from him in the near future. Check out how it shaped up this go around…I felt like I had and needed more arms then I am blessed with:

The Lefty Singer- Andrew McPherson
You won’t be Satisfied that way- Carrie Rodriguez (live)
Reptile- 7 Worlds Collide w/Lisa Germano
Bodhisattva Blues-7 Worlds Collide w/Ed O’Brien/Neil Finn
Hold my Feet to the Fire- Ha Ha Tonka
In the Pines- Delaney Davidson

Ooh Baby- Fleetwood Mac
Cherokee Dance- Canned Heat
Chicago Jump- Jimmy Lee Robinson
Dealing w/the Devil-James Cotton w/Joe Louis Walker & Charlie Haden
I’m Good- Magic Slim & the Teardrops w/Bonnie Lee (live)
In the Open- Rev Raven feat. Madison Slim
Duck Walk- Roy Rogers & the Delta Rhythm Kings (live)
Sweet Home Chicago- Jimmy Rogers All Stars w/Stephen Stills
Basehead- Corey Harris
Ice Rose- Alvin Youngblood Hart
Sweet Inspiration- the Derek Trucks Band
Already Free- the Derek Trucks Band

Workin’ Man Blues- Tommy Emmanuel w/Bob Littell (live)
Revelation in Blacklight- Bernie Worrell
Time was (events in the Elsewhere)- Bernie Worrell
Soundcheck Jam- Boston Horns
Miami Blues- Akashic Record
Briar Patch- the Link Quartet
Sunday is Sausalito- Out to Lunch
Chupacabra- the Julien Kasper Band

Sho’ Looks Guilty- the Subdudes
**On air Conversation w/Mr. Henry Butler**
Orleans Inspiration- Henry Butler
Riders on the Storm- Henry Butler
A Winter’s Blues- Henry Butler
Meet da Boys on the Battlefront-Bo Dollis & the Wild Magnolias
24 hrs/day 365days/year- Dr. John (live)
Light in your Eyes- Clarence Bucaro
The Ember Love- Super Numeri
Ekitundu Ekisooka- Kronos Quartet
Meanwhile, Irreplaceable Time Flees- Lovespirals
Insignificant- Lovespirals
More & More of your Amor- Nat King Cole/Bitter:Sweet

Duele Le Le- Zuco 103 feat. Dani Macaco
Usti, Usti Baba- Kocani Orchestar vs Senor Coconut
La Nouba- Cirque du Soleil
Rakim- Dead Can Dance (live)
Forever unanswered- Eccodek
Celebration- Mark Weinstein & Omar Sosa
Kele Kele(No Passport No Visa)-Justin Adams/Juldeh Camara
Diaraby Magni- Vieux Farka Toure(Yossi Fine as Radiks Remix)

Make your Move- John Brown’s Body feat. Mister Rourke
Santa Claus- the Waistcoats
Santa’s Pissed off-Andy Dick & the Bitches of the Century
Is Zat you Santa Claus?- Big Bad VooDoo Daddy
Boogie Woogie Santa Claus- the Christmas Jug band w/Angela Strehlit & Maria Muldaur
Ain’t no Chimney’s…-Sharon Jones & the Dapkings feat Binkie Griptite