Something to get Jazzed up over

-Got to do another fill-in show on WORT…There are some tracks during this set list that I am thankful to have had the opportunity to play on air, I hope it looks as appealing as I think it sounded. There was a very happy winner of the new Marcus Miller cd, MARCUS and I hope the others who called in and made all those little red lights shine but didn’t win this time, go out and get themsleves a copy, it’ll be worth it.

Fat Chance on a Friday Afternoon-Edgar Gabriel’s String Fusion
Art Blakey- Charlie Watt/Jim Keltner Project
Don’t Look Back- Steve Reid Ensemble
Saturn- Nels Cline & Gregg Bendian
We all Wanna Boogie- Merl Saunders & his Funky Friends
You got it all- the New Mastersounds
I got a Woman- Rev. Organdrum
CC Rider- Ron Levy’s Wild Kingdom
Funky Good Time- the Melvin Sparks band
Action Jackson- Liquid Soul
Bayou Betty- Bonerama
No War for Oil- Sam Kininger
You’ve got a Friend in Me- Bonerama
Shotgun- Soul Summit (live)
Little Bobby- the Microscopic Septet
Panther- Marcus Miller
***Conversation with Marcus Miller***
Blast!- Marcus Miller
Ooh- Marcus Miller w/Lalah Hathaway
Mercy Mercy Mercy- Cannon Re-Loaded
Tutu- Miles Davis (live 7/20/90 Switzerland)
Spain Theme-Chick Corea w/London Phil. Orch.
Rooster Blues- Rob Fried w/Randy Brecker
Is this America?- Methany/McBride/Sanchez
So What- Jerry Garcia/David Grisman
Walkdance- L.A. Guitar Quartet
Nairobe Express- Vital Tech Tones
Soul Circus- Victor Wooten
Actual Smiles- Club d’Elf (live 4/20/00 NYC)
Glad to be Unhappy-Billie Holiday/DJ LOGIC remix

Until the fire alarm went off

I got in an extra hour, well almost..with about 6 minutes to go, the fire alarm rang out…too hot in the greenarrowradio studio….

Psychedelic Sex Machine-N. Miss. All Stars (live)
I’m Getting Over it- Papa Mali
Just Leave- Lisa Bourne
Down Home Livin’- Corey Harris/Henry Butler
Check Mr. Popeye- Eddie Bo
Shake What Your Mama Gave you- Corey Harris/Henry Butler
Something You Got- Darell Crawford
Hey Baby- Bo Diddley
Big Chief- Neville Brothers
Cold Snap- Soul Summit (live)
Shoes- George Soule
I’m Tore Down- John Hammond/G. Love
Big Jake- Roy Rogers/Norton Buffalo
Memphis in the Meantime- Gregg Allman
Stranger in my Own Home Town- Elvis Presley
Food & Creative Love- Rusted Root
Lapdance- the John Popper Project feat. DJ Logic
Watermelon Man- Herbie Hancock
Duffin’ Round- the New Mastersounds
Groovin’ Witchu- Ron Levy’s Wild Kingdom w/Melvin Sparks
Good Friends Good Music- Skeebo Knight
Blast!- Marcus Miller
BBBeat- Balkan Beat Box
La Cumparsita- Tango #9
Canto del Delfin- Juan Carlos-Formell
Sonido Amazonico- Los Mirios
Non Fiction Burning-Pm Dawn/Flora Purim/Airto
Pedestal- Portishead
the Light- Supreme Beings of Leisure
Never the Same- Supreme Beings of Leisure (in KCRW studio)
Mambo Burger- Jack “Bongo” Burger
James Brown Medley- Soul Summit (live)
Honky Tonk Side A & B- Rev. Organdrum
White Fang- Bill Frisell
The Red one-P. Mathany/C. McBride/A. Sanchez
the Mystery- Tommy Emmanuel
Katrina Blues…- Elliott Sharp’s Terraplane
Ascension- the Macpodz
Von- the Attic
You all Over me- Club d’Elf (live @Tonic ’04)

One Hour Loss

The time changed earlier this year, gee…now we have to mess with the time to try and catch up from our hidden agenda within the bush. Wait, music is why I got up at 0-dark-thirty today and music is what we did.

Weaving and Awaiting- Huong Thanh/Nguyen Le
Cha Cha- Balkan Beat Box
Belly Up- Brothers of Baladi
Desire- African Underground All Stars
Superwhirly- Guateque All Stars feat Shiva
Black Man Singing-DBR with dj spooky/Peter Gordon
Little Bobby- the Microscopic Septet
the Simpsons- Joe Deninzon & Stratospheerius
Takin’ Care of Business- Dread Zeppelin (for Navy Man)
Burning Love- Eric Sardinas & Big Motor
Revolution- Sirsy
You’ve got the Best in Town- Billy Cox/Buddy Miles
Rollin’ & Tumblin’- R.L. Burnside
Spinning Wheel- Cameron Mizell
Higher Ground- Marcus Miller
Breezeword- the Poogie Bell band
Pluck (interlude)- Marcus Miller
Peppermint Leather- Freekbass
Bitches Brew- Christian McBride (live)
the Plain Truth- Karl Denson trio
Daddy’s Gonna tell you no lie-the Josh Roseman Unit
Duke Ellington Superstar- Ken Clark Organ Trio
Convex & Concave- Robert Walter’s 20th Congress
Fallin’ off the Floor- Stanton Moore
Swamp Thing- Mike Clark/Paul Jackson
Legalize it- MSMW
Here is Love- Ralph Myers & the Jack Haren Band

Sincere Thanks

I want to thank those you pledged their support to listener sponsored community radio during WORT’s winter pledge drive, not only helping the show I covered reach and exceed it’s goal (yea) but to all of you who have made sure the importance of a global community voice that differs from the main-stream continues to grow. I also want to thank Alex, the host of All Around Jazz, for being an outstanding pledge rapper (word). Here is what we played between the chatter:

Love Supreme- John McLaughlin w/Carlos Santana
Game- Stanley Clarke
Pimpasauras Rex- Doug Johns
James Brown/Iron Man- Victor Wooten (live)
Teen Town- Jaco Pastorius
Watermelon Man- Carla Cook
Squeeze Me- Debroah Cox
Balls- Charlie Hunter Trio
Still Waiting- Greyboy All Stars w/Inara George
Refuge- Andrew Hill
Burning Down the House- Marcus Miller
Bayou Betty- Bonerama
El Viento- Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra
Tootie Ma is a Big Fine Thing- MSMW
Jungle Wisdom- Dr. Lonnie Smith
Where Y’all at?- Wynton Marsalis
This Land is Your Land-Walter “wolfman” Washington & the Roadmasters


Todays show was a tribute of sorts to the horn. In the many glorious shapes, sizes and sounds–the horn was honored today with some tunes chosen to cross horns of old with the new, from genre to genre I found some horns that fill in some of the gaps. I came into the show one hour early to get things blowin’ the right way.

Tutu- Russell Gunn
107 Steps- Kendrick Scott Oracle
Isfahan- Wayne Escoffery
Mr. Pastorius- Miles Davis (live in France)
Countdown- Coltrane
the Wailing Boat- Maynard Ferguson
Superbone meets the Bad Man- Maynard Ferguson
Tijuana Gift Shop- Charlie Mingus
You’ve got to have Freedom- Pharoah Sanders (live)
Take the A Train- the Duke Ellington Orchestra
Give it up or Turnit Loose- Javon Jackson
Little House I Used to Live in-Meridian Arts Ensemble
a Little Stranger- Twinemen
Hypnotized- A.K.A.C.O.D.
Jack Kerouac- Morphine
Concoction- Depth Quartet
September- Celia Baron
Mouse- Secretary
Baby let me Hold your Hand- Sex Mob
Thrills- Matana Roberts
Colon Pie- Skerik
Where Y’all at- Wynton Marsalis
Mercy Mercy Mercy- Cannon Re*Loaded
NY: Insane Inside the City- Stan Harrison
Conversation with Stan Harrison
Nothing Less than You- Stan Harrison
the Optimist- Stan Harrison
Big Chief- Skeebo Knight/Marcus Henderson
Workin’ Sux- King Johnson (live)
Crosstown Traffic- Boston Horns
Don’t be Cruel- the Josh Roseman unit
Threadin’ the Needle- Liquid Soul
What a Story- Liquid Soul
You’ve got a Friend in me- Bonerama
March of the Video Reptile-the Microscopic Septet
Fubractive D- Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber

With one EYE open

It was a long week of music hoppin’ and this morning I almost slept over, but with one eye open, I made it to and through.

Vishnu Dub- Club d’Elf
One Man Tag Crew- Dub Trio
Wondermint- Turn me on Dead man
Feign Amnesia- They Might be Giants
Sabre Dance- the Brian Setzer Orchestra
Oxossi- Vernon Reid & Masque
the Fine Scenery- Cosmic Farm
So What- the Derek Trucks band
10 More Shows- Rob Wasserman
Inside Straight- Cannon Re*Loaded
This Land is your Land-Walter “Wolfman” Washington & the Roadmasters
What a Man- Soul Summit (live)
Rat a Tang Tang- Papa Grows Funk (live)
the Johnson- Four Finger Five
Webspan- the Nucleus
French Quarter- DJ Logic
Going out of My Head- Fatboy Slim
Funky in the Middle-Nicodemus/Jay Rodriguez/Ticklah
Nuit Magique- Jazzamor
Swallow- Supreme Beings of Leisure
Motherless Child- Lovespirals
Creepsters from the Deep- 9th Wave
Krystalline- Sugar Blue
How in the Devil- Sean Costello
She Caught the Katy- Taj Mahal & Phantom Blues w/J. Popper (live)
Dogs of Santiago- Lipbone Redding
Cold Snap- Soul Summit (live)
If I only had a Brain- Paul Sanchez
Burnin’ for You- Mike Watt
Joe Citizen- BD Lenz

Driving in a Slushy

Conditions are always interesting for show day. Today the roads where as if driving in a giant, unmanaged slushy as cold water fell from the skies above. It makes me appreciate the dj seat even more when I settle in. I hope that comes thru in todays episode.

Totally Awesome- Honchie
Social Disease- Jaik Miller Band
Infidel- Nathaniel Street West
Don’t Look Back- Peter Tosh & Mick Jagger
Jai’s Dub Shack- Jai Uttal
Duppy Train- Dubcheck
Creation- Giant Panda Guerrilla Dub Squad
Red E Yo- the Afromotive
Tengo La Vaz- Nortec Collective
John Lee Huber- Tosca
Mirror- Supreme Beings of Leisure
Gary’s Song- Alice Smith
Superwhirly- Guateque All Stars feat Shiva
Mais Uma Noite- Da Cruz
Infinity- Ill Chemistry
Hippest March Part 2- Clyde Stubblefield
Hokey Pokey- Big Sam’s Funky Nation
Fast Car- Wyclef Jean w/Paul Simon
Unplug this Armageddon- B Side Players
Think Back- Galactic Feat Chali 2na (tixx giveaway)
Groove Holmes- Beastie Boys
I should Have Known Better- Josh Roseman (live)
All Over Now- Dirty Dozen w/Dr. John
Mr. Satan- Jason Ricci & New Blood
Underground- Chris Whitley/Jeff Lang
I Never Cared for you- Del Castillo w/Willie Nelson
Pick up the Pieces- Quartet San Francisco
Rockasilly- Richard Leo Johnson & Gregg Bendian
Cuba Duba Do- Rob Fried
Kojo Blues- Keith Kilgo
Driftin- Potlicker
Everybody’s Up to Something- Brian Setzer


Did a quicky fill in to keep that whole live DJ thang kickin’. The show I covered is entitled Amnesia. Check out the link below to hear this show….

Get Away- Supreme Beings Of Leisure
Kwenda- Zap Mama
Centre of Nowhere- LadyBUG Mecca
Revolution Eventually- SugarBitch
Revolution- Sirsy
Bad Weather- A.K.A.C.O.D
Think Back- Galactic feat. Chali 2na
Change Da Game (remix)- Deviants of Reality
Baby Elephants & Thangs-Baby Elephant w/George Clinton
The World is a Little Under the Weather-Funky Meters (live)
No Pain No Gain- Buckshot LeFonque
Deeper Shade of Soul- Urban Dance Squad
Stevie’s Spanking- Frank Zappa (live)
One- Tao of Groove featuring Leslie King

Super Sunday Tuesday Primarily

Rotten World Blues- Eels
Fresh Feeling- Eels
Going Fetal- Eels
Store Bought Pot- Weird War
Frontier Psychiatrist- the Avalanche
James Brown- Big Audio Dynamite
Chicken Bucket- Big Ass Truck
Glory Dawn- African Headcharge
Homesteady- Billy Martin G. Calvin Weston
Directions- Weather Report (prev. unreleased)
Dirty- Bernie Worrell w/Warren Haynes
So What- Derek Trucks Band
The Constitution- Rufus Harley
Butter For Yo Popcorn- the New Mastersounds
Parkside Bounce- Greyboy
Che Che Cole Makossa- Antibalas
Met your Match- Marc Broussard
Smokin’ Hole- the Radiators
Rebecca, Rebecca- Mojo:Saint (live)
Nobody’s Fault but Mine- NO blues
Rough Catfish- Sol
White Rabbit- Patti Smith
Grace, too- the Tragically Hip
Yellow Ledbetter-Eddie Vedder/Mike McCready (live)
Rahu- Zaman 8 w/Hafez Modir
Change Da Game (remix)-Deviants of Reality
10 Men- Morcheeba


Latin Jazz and Beyond

a fill-in focused on Latin Flavored Sounds:

Bittersweet Samba-Herb Alberts Tijuana Brass w/Mocean Worker
Look Sharp-Ocote Soul Sounds w/Adrian Quesada
Sandunga- David Pike
Obatala- Bobi Cespedes
La Descarga Del Bobo-Willie Bobo/Masters of Work remix
Tres Negros- Omar Sosa
Danilo en la Flauta-Jose Rijos Jazz on the Latin Side Allstars
Minha Magia- Panchito
Your Dough Part 2- Babaloo
Picante (Party Time Version)- Charo
Canastero- Gipsy Kings
Mantilla de Feria-Paco Pena Flamenco Dance Company
Tu Pequeno Mundo- Inti Illimani
Insurreccion- Juan Carlos Formell
Pura Sangre- Go Lem System
Tambor- Radio Mundial

Dissection of Sound

Hip Shot from the Slab-Col. Claypool’s Bucket of Bernie Brains
Daytripper- Bad Brains (live)
Jack Bauer- Dub Trio
E Ticket Ride- Mike Watt
Burnt Weeny Sandwich (theme)-Zappa’s Mothers of Invention
Severence- Ride
Free Salute- Little Barrie
Blue Eyed Devil- Soul Coughing
Hades Lady- Pop Levi
Sidekick- Chuck E Weiss w/Rickie Lee Jones
One More Day- the Wood Brothers
Bleeding Rock-Leon Cooper/Hayden Lake/Josh Gold
Ol’ Cook Pot- the Duhks
The Thrill is Gone- Grisman/Garcia
Papa Was a Rolling Stone-Los Lobos (live)
Wil E- King Johnson
Funky Tamazula- Nortec Collective
Chove Chuva- Ulisses Rocha
Rompe Cocorioco- Juan Pablo Torres/Algo Nuevo
Sexy Side of You- George Clinton
Stank- Sol Creech Band
Bunny Playa- Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe
Boxer’s Fracture- Liquid Soul
Ven- Amparanoia
Missing My Baby- G Love
Stompin’ My Foot- North Mississippi Allstars
The Shadow Government- They Might be Giants
Home Movies- Jamie McLean
Shoes- George Soule
Zillionaire- R. Wasserman/E.Brickell/J. Garcia
Ultra Funk- Los Amigos Invisibles

a WORT-FM fill in

The Virgin Voyage on WORT, listener sponsored community radio here in Madison was a fill in for the ever popular Journeys into Jazz. A new board and a new path learned with a few minor rough spots, but the flow went positive as the show drove on. I am thankful for the opportunity.

For those of you playing along at home, here is the set-list. Not a true greenarrowradio show, but a fill in.

Tutu- Russell Gunn
Intruder- Miles Davis (live)
Mouse- Secretary
Nothing Less than You- Stan Harrison
What a Wonderful World- Jolie Holland/Booker T. Jones
Georgia Rose- Queen Latifah/Stevie Wonder
Landslide- Stacey Kent
Blessed Feet- Tord Gustavsen
Cold Duck Time- Rob Whitlock
Wait a Minute- Ruben Wilson
How Glad I am- Greyboy Allstars/the Living Sisters
Back in the Game- the Greyboy Allstars
Trouble Man- Dr. Lonnie Smith
Music Evolution- Buckshot Lafonque
Redd Foxx- the Poogie Bell Band
Tune for Lou- Akashic Record
Charlie Brown- Mr. Melvin Sparks
I likes That- Skeebo Knight
Japeru- Willie Parker/Habib Drake
Monk asks Billy for a Smoke- Matt Eakle
Hey Wayne- the Microscopic Septet
Fresh Air Theme- the Microscopic Septet
Selection from Caprice #24- Jake Shimabukuro
Antonella’s Birthday- Tommy Emmanuel
She’s a Woman- Mimi Fox
Illumination- Rob Wasserman
Paganini’s Mato Perpetuo- Bela Fleck
Spinning Wheel- Cameron Mizell
Into You- Eymarel
1021- Depth Quartet
Life of the Mind- Club d’Elf (live)
Technicolor Nightmare- Christian McBride
Gig Shirt- Doug Johns
Girls & Boys- Marcus Miller/Macy Gray
Call of the Wily- Greg Tate’s Garage Band
Dingo Dog Sled- Karl Denson Trio

Minus 12 degrees

So, it is cold. Minus 12 during showtime. Good thing the music will keep you warm from the inside of your ear out.

Cosmic Funk- Souleye
Less Yes’s More No’s- Busdriver
Harder Better Faster Stronger- Daft Punk (live)
Black Djinn Trance- Bill Laswell
Simple- Simian Mobile Disco
Lovelife- the Mighty Underdogs w/LadyBUG Mecca
Fast Car- Wyclef Jean/Paul Simon
Change da Game- Deviants of Reality
Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing- Jamiroquai
When H Binds to O- Lotus (live)
Action Packed- Green Light
Live and Let Die- Sex Mob
Mouse- Secretary
Rumble in the Jungle- Skeebo Knight
The Ministry of Love- Bobby Previte
Daddy’s in the Doldrums- Secret Machine
the Radio Talks to me- David Thomas & Foreigners
Here you Are- Blood Red Sun
I Believe- the Real Tuesday Weld
Long Hair- Little Barrie
Cloud Cuckooland- the Real Tuesday Weld
all ’cause of you- the 88
Is you is or is you ain’t- Little Horse
Moon Sammy- Soul Coughing
untranslated track#10- OOIOO
Bass Beatbox- Club d’Elf
Fists off Spaghetti- Drums & Tuba
Damn Good- Crazy Mary
Lapdance- John Popper Project w/DJ LOGIC
Dance Naked Under Palmtrees- Mo’ Horizons
Salto Angel- Mo’ Horizons
Che Che Cole Makossa- Antibalas
Y Viva La Felicidad-Juan Pablo Torres/Algo Nuevo
On the Cuff- The Afromotive
MPD- the Poogie Bell Band
Even Stranger- Baby Elephant
Black eyed Pea- Galactic
The Mac- Cadillac Jones
Fix & Release- Chicago Afrobeat Project
Deep in the Sand- the Budos Band
Boo Boo’s Pik a Nik- Kyle Hollingsworth
That Old Black Magic- Dr. John
Still Waiting- Greyboy Allstars w/Inara George
Old School Cylons-Greyboy Allstars/Dj Greyboy
Let me Have it All (alt mix)- Sly & the Family Stone
Are you Listening- Secret Society
the Rose tattoo- David Byrne
Heaven in my Heart-Vusi Mahlasela/Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Lima- the Codetalkers w/Col. Bruce Hampton
Ipanenma’s Sister- Jazz Mandolin Project
Gutterpunk Blues- Stratospheerius
Reach for the Sky- Geoff Achison & the Souldiggers


a Nooner until three

Gonna Be- Mo’ Horizons
Toe Foo- Ticklah
Zombie- Fela Kuti
Tussin’ and Fightin’- Extra Golden
the Headphonist- Kinky
Asa Branca- Forro in the Dark w/David Byrne
No Such Guitar- Adrian Belew
3 of a Perfect Pair-Adrian Belew(live in Argentina)
Midnight Rider- Patti Smith
Porchswing- Bourbon Princess
Supergirl’s Complaint- Bourbon Princess
Potion- Morphine
All Wrong- Morphine (live radio)
the Best Things- Filter
No Control- David Bowie
Back & Black- Robot Goes Here
One- that 1 Guy
Money- Gary Hoey
Meija- Porno for Pyros
do Right- Jimmy’s Chicken Shack
Closet Disco Dancer- Red Elvises
Start Wearing Purple- Gogol Bordello
Bahamut- Hazmat Modine
Stranger-J. Mathus & his Knockdown Society
not the Same old Thing-Col. Bruce Hampton/Aquarium Rescue Unit
Eternal Life- Jeff Buckley (road version)
You’re Gonna Miss me- the 13th Floor Elevators
Spanish Magic Castle- Spin Doctors
Everybody’s Gonna Be Happy- the Kinks
Reefer Headed Woman- Cashman
the Devil in Miss Jones- Mike Ness
The Way you do- Devil Doll
Pimpasaurus Rex- Doug Johns
Freak to Freak- the Sweat Band
Deeper Shade of Soul- Urban Dance Squad
Funky Stuff- Kool and the Gang
Keep on Dancin’ (alt mix)- Sly & the Family Stone

Speakeasy- Cadillac Jones
Wherever you go, Whatever you do- Prince
Duct Tape- Darrin James Band
Ali (Tapan’s Deep Blue Mix)- Midival Punditz

To the Sage in the park

This was a show with no map, or maybe the map got blown into my face as I drove down unfamiliar paths….but in a moment, each sound became friendly with its neighbor and the Sage in the park did its thing.

Idlewild Blue- Outkast
The Symphony- Marley Marl
Left Side of the Brain- Gift of Gab
Scorpio- Grandmaster Flash & Furious 5
Check the Rhyme- Tribe Called Quest
Classic-ish- Deviants of Reality
Arrival (Bassnectar Remix)- HDC/KRS ONE
Say When- Move.Ment
United Flow Champions- Mighty Underdogs w/cuts by DJ Shadow
Freedom Walk- Lifesavas feat. Dead Prez/Vernon Reid
Particle People- Particle w/Blackalicious
Khaki Suit- Damien Marley w/Bounty Killer/Eek a Mouse
Messin’ Around- the Ramblers
Feel- John Brown’s Body
No Peace for the Wicked- Corey Harris
Momma Taught me- the Uglistick
Sanctified- Mama’s Cookin’
City of Immigrants- Steve Earle w/Forro in the Dark
Mother Wanted you Home- Joel Zoss
Not in our Name- DJ Spooky/Saul Williams
Ripple- Sex Mob
Black Man Singing-DBR w/DJ Spooky/Peter Gordon
Tito’s Way- the Juan Maclean
Funky in the Middle-Nicodemus w/J.Rodriguez/Ticklah
Gary’s Song- Alice Smith
Life Shine- T.H. White
Choices- Bettye LaVette
John Henry- John Dee Holeman w/the Waifs band
Give Thanks to Chank-Col. Bruce Hampton
Body in the Lake- the Codetalkers
Lola Leave your Light on- Gov’t Mule
Pet- Sirsy (acoustic)
Do the Dirt- the Phantom Blues Band
Thrill- Galactic
Not Yet- Kyle Hollingsworth
They all Asked for you- the Meters
the Band played the Boogie- NW1
Uninvisible- MMW w/Antibalas horn Section
Soul Trader- Secret Society
Sugar Craft- MMW w/DJ Logic
El Fuengo de Lowell- PT 1- Ron Levy’s Wild Kingdom
Blues all Day long- Richard “Groove” Holmes
Steamed Water- Karl Denson
the Stalker part II- Ben Vaughn
Ball Joint- Suite Crude Review
Three O’ Clock- Money Mark
People Watchin’- Keller Williams
Dirty Laundry- Bitter:Sweet
7 Seconds- Youssou N’Dour/Neneh Cherry
Everything- Jehro
Come Let Go- Xavier Rudd
Ain’t that a Shame- John Lennon
Rising Sun- Marc Broussard w/Sam Bush


Guitars end the Stream Feed

Yeah another Thursday fill in show and today the internet stream was…um…changed…I mean, it was working and then it wasn’t….Whatever the case, the show went on and on it did….I featured guitarist of all.

Here is the way it went with or without a stream…

Ganja- Michael Jost & the Dragonfly Project
Detroit Rock City- Mattias IA Eklundh
Going to California- Jake Shimabukuro
Espititu-Paco Lucia/Al DiMeola/John McLaughlin
Elysium #5- Sir Richard Bishop
Twenty Fingers- Louie Zagoras
the Conversation- Reeves Gabrels
Confection- the Nels Cline Singers
Lullaby for Che-David Fiuczynski/Rufus Cappadocia
Joyful Noise- the Derek Trucks Band
Dirty- Bernie Worrell w/Warren Haynes
Swamped- Floratone
Funky Good Time- the Melvin Sparks Band
If it don’t fit..-Melvin Sparks w/Miss Nikki Armstrong
When this War is Over- JJ Cale/Eric Clapton
Excentrifugal for Z- Frank Zappa
Apostrophe- Frank Zappa
Whatcha See is Whatcha Get- the John Scofield Band
Space Rooster- Cosmic Farm
Mini Me- Tribal Tech
Sirens- Variable Unit
Spinning Wheel- Cameron Mizell
James Brown/Iron Man- Victor Wooten (live)
Writing on the Wall- Adrian Belew w/Les Claypool
Kiwi & the Apricot- Keller Williams w/Charlie Hunter
Thankful ‘N Thoughtful- Robert Randolph Family Band
Murder in the Name- Johnny Trama
That’s What Love Will Make you do- Jerry Garcia Band (live)
Django- John McLaughlin w/Jeff Beck
Helipad- Andy Timmons Band
More Fun in the Swamp- Adrian Legg
Sabre Dance- the Brian Setzer Orchestra
1983..A Merman I should Turn to be-Jimi Hendrix Experience*
Pretty Thing- Mr. Bo Diddley

*-That’s right all 13+ minutes of this epic track

This is the end of the year

well almost. 4 hours and I still didn’t get a chance to play ALL the albums that I wanted to ….So, to those who I left out…my apologies….but man, there was some good music made in 2007. Tomorrow I will post my top albums of 2007, a condensed version of todays show with artist and album listed in some form of numerical order.

ClassicISH- Deviants of Reality
Bring me Back- the Mighty Underdogs
Change Da Game- Deviants of Reality
Think Back- Galactic w/Chali 2na
Man I Used to Be- K-OS
Infinity- Ill Chemistry
Too Big for my Skin- Desdamona
From Elsewhere to Nowhere- MarsMobil
Sir your fashion has the Cold Heart of a Killer-the Beautiful Girls
Bring Back your Love (Shrift mix)-Bebel Gilberto
Beauty- Wax Poetic
1000 Ways- Zap Mama
Only Love, Lets Celebrate-Perry Farrell’s Satellite Party
War Pigs (live)- Cake w/Steven Drodz
Girl you have Magic Inside of you-Outrageous Cherry
Love in the Harbour- A Band of Bees
Take it Off- the Donnas
Ooh Mama Ooh- Moby Grape
Dazed and Confused (live)- the Yardbirds
My Friend- Pedro Arevalo (unreleased)
Sugar Sweet(live)-Geoff Achison & the SoulDiggers
Oreo Cookie Blues(live)- Stevie Ray Vaughn/Lonnie Mack
Courage- Vieux Farka Toure (UFO over Bamako remix)
Cler Achel- Tinariwan
Occapella (Have a Beer)-Slavic Soul Party
Its all Over Now- Dirty Dozen Brass w/Dr. John
Crawl- Nikki Armstrong
Hypnotized- A.K.A.C.O.D.
Revolution- Sirsy
Instant Messenger Dream- Secretary
Soulfunksticat- Cameron Mizell
Left Coast Boogie- the Greyboy All Stars
100 Days 100 Nights- Sharon Jones & the Dapkings
His Girl- the Budos Band
How Does the Brain Wave- Baby Elephant w/David Byrne
Yes We Can Can- Marc Broussard
Love is the Answer for World Peace-Lipbone Redding
C’mon Down- John Lisi & Delta Funk
Como, MS- Cashman
Let it Rock- Davis Coen
War- JJ Grey & Mofro
Diamond in your Mind (live)-Tom Waits
Fading in c# minor- Una
Guvna Dub- Guvna Dub
Scratch to Win- Ticklah
Funky Hats- Skeebo Knight
Balls- Charlie Hunter Trio
Ghetto Fireworks Part 1- Karl Denson Trio
B for my Name- the Beastie Boys
Talk to me- DJ Vadim w/Sena
Life of the Mind (live)- Club d’Elf
a Style called Crying Chic- Pop Levi


in a backup studio

With only one cd deck working properly in a back-up studio as the man behind the technology did some well needed maintenance in Studio A, the show was different for sure..After each song I had to either do a mic break or play a PSA…..for smoothness I give myself a C+, but the overall show came out looking like this on paper:

Say my Name- Superchunk
I Drink- Southern Crush
Riddles- Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Lay me Down- Laura Cheadle
Childe- Dana Varon
Train Bound for Nowhere- Crazy Mary
Cross my Palm w/Silver- Sir Richard Bishop
Vibin’ & Bala in’- Man de ng
Abele Dance- Manu DiBango
I’m no Fool- Sierra Leone AllStars
Ray Ray- Fat Freddys Drop
Funk N Bop- Mutiny
Hippest March part II- Clyde Stubblefield
Live Wire- the Meters
Credits- the Aquarium
Burnin’ for You- Mike Watt
Why you Wanna Bring me Down- Honeytribe
New Values- Pale Moon Gang
New Agenda- MS Led
So Romantic- the Charms
It’s all About you- the Goldstars
Sunday Bloody Sunday- Saul Williams
Long Shadow- Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros
Butts Wigglin’- the Tragically Hip
Tied to the Tracks- Treat her Right
Every Hungry Woman- the Allman Brothers (live)
Where are the Angels- Tony Tyler Trance
Hollywood (Africa)- Red Hot Chili Peppers
Mala Vida- Mano Negra
the Lover- MMW
Walking Through Babylon- Thievery Corporation
Gotta Have Rain- SOL
Soweto Funk- Aiyb Dieng
Gimme Shelter- Angelique Kidjo w/Joss Stone
Agni- Tom Rossi
Red Sun- Anoushka Shankar
Panorama- the Yoshida Brothers
Hang Tan- Toubab Krewe
Towering Inferno- the Green Arrows
Everything I ever Wanted- Life as Monster
Get Bitchy- Terry Garland


a 4 hour World Bridge connection

I first want to make sure I give “props” to one of the major influences in my “World Music” know-how….please check out my good friend and brother Richard over at one world radio, he is the man with the global vibe and shed a little of that light my way over many years….without his input and output, I would never attempt such a show.

Grassfire- John Trudell
Rock el Casbah- Rachid Taha
Teknochek Collision- Slavic Soul Party
Everybody Loves you- Hazmat Modine
Win my Train Fare Home- Robert Plant (live in the desert)
Afours Afours- Tinariwen
Chatma- Tinariwen
No Alternative- Saritah
Fly Away- Sara Wasserman/Aaron Neville
Jingo- Manu DiBango w/King Sunny Ade
Crathadh t Aodaich and Zbadba- Mouth Music
Spirit of the Forest- Baka Beyond
Ti Citron- 3 Mustaphas 3
Cuban Connection- Outback
Don’t Look Back- Peter Tosh/Mick Jagger
Girlwatcher- Yellowman (live in S.F.)
I gotta Woman- Toots & the Maytals
Hey Brotha- Zap Mama w/Michael Franti
I feel awake even tho this is a Dream-Suphala/Edie Brickell
Nivedan- Anoushka Shankar (live)
Palmistry- Tabla Beat Science
A Love Supreme- Carlos Santana
A Love Supreme- Rufus Harley
The Invergarry Blues- Peatbog Faeries
Colonel Fraser- Jerry O’ Sullivan
Courage- Vieux Farka Toure
Connection-Sean Noonan Brewed by Noon
Bara- Tonight’s African Band
Devil Woman- Toubab Krewe
Tibidi Waka- Vusi Mahlasela w/ Derek Trucks
Tshungane- ABAJI
Pirates- Super Rail Band de Bamako
Dee Moo Woor- Orchestra Baobab
Dos Caminos- Omar Sosa (live)
Una broma seria- Habana Abierta
Che Che Cole Makossa- Antibalas
Yanbando- Juan Carlos Formell & Son Radical
Leonel el Feo- Melingo with Florencia Bonadeo
Lip Smacker- Poncho Sanchez
Balkan Trilogy- Terrafolk
3rd Stream- Jake Shimabukuro
T Boli- Dr. Didg
Kaluli Groove- Global Drum Project
The Hop- Radio Citizen w/Bajka
Paraiba- Forro in the Dark w/Miho Hatori
Kiyakiya- Babatunde Olatunji
Incaldido- Bonga
Hende Baba- Thomas Mapfumo
Hearts Desire Dub- Eccodek

a 4 hour World Bridge connection

Ice isn’t so nice…

Lovelife- the Mighty Underdogs feat. LadyBUG Mecca
World of Vibrations- Blackalicious
Thick Shake- Chow Nasty
How Does the Brain Wave-Baby Elephant w/David Byrne
Gettin’ into it- King Britt/Brother ? mix
Mushaboom- K-Os/Feist
Life Shine- TH White
Santa’s Pissed off- Andy Dick & the Bitches of the Century
Spoon- Cibo Matto
Smells like Teen Spirit- Patti Smith
Down in Mississippi- Mavis Staples
Easter Flesh- Legendary Shack Shakers
The Way You Do- Devil Doll
VooDoo Woman- NRG Band (live)
Mystery Track#14- Ron Lasalle
Ooh Baby Ooh- Moby Grape
Come Back baby- Jefferson Airplane
Train Kept a Rollin’-the Yardbirds (live)
You’ve got the Best in Town-Buddy Miles/Billy Cox
Expressway to your Heart- Merl Saunders & Friends (live)
Tied to the Tracks- Treat her Right
Damn Good- Crazy Mary
Love in the Harbour- Band of Bees
Dirty Old Man- Neil Young
Christmas Memories/Wheels- Tommy Emmanuel
Greensleeves- Andy Timmons
Marley’s Ghost- Andrew York
Jingle Bells- Adrian Legg
Richard Nixon Orchid- Glenn Jones
Run Rudolph Run- the Dillingers
Learn to Cook- Clyde Stubblefield
You’ve got me Rockin’- Carl Palmers PM
Whole Lotta Lovin’-L.Kravitz/Rebirth Brass Band/Maceo Parker
Turpentine- JJ Grey & Mofro
Coffee-Papa Mali
Get Behind the Mule- John Hammond
She just Wants to Dance- Keb Mo
Gina- Chuck E Weiss
Chick A’ Roo- Ricky Wayne and the Flee Rakkers
Crazy Legs- Jeff Beck and the Big Town Playboys
Huskie Team- The Saints
Summer Blue- Money Mark
Two Plains- LDHamrock
Winter Wonderland- Mimi Fox
Extra Set**********
Comfortably Numb- David Gilmour/David Bowie (live)
Is there Anybody out There- Motor Industries
Nothing Less Than You- Stan Harrison
Better People- Xavier Rudd
Fountain of Youth- the Subdudes
Bad Weather- AKACOD
Up in the Hills- Bernie Worrell/Mike Gordon

the work just to get there