Just when you thought you knew what was going on….there are the sounds of a beat unlike others….each step, giant…..and then there is Ingrid’s Lunchbox…daughter of and dad brought breakfast to the studio and did a quick little chat time…and nom nom…it all makes for great radio:

Moten Swing- Kansas City SNDTRK
Pound Cake- Lester Young with Count Basie & his Orchestra
Clubhouse Stomp- the New York Hawks
***On air brunchtime chat with Paytra & Matt Rock***
Clockwork Tiger- Sunday Driver
And Lay- the Debo Band
Taumalo- Te Vaka
Puketu- Te Vaka

Freddie Freeloader (Riddem)- Monty Alexander (live)
Dub Angro- Charlie Milo Trio
Visions of You- Jah Wobble’s Invaders of the Heart Ft. Sinead O’ Conner
Cause a Dub- Euforquestra
H.O.O.- the Orb Ft. Lee SCRATCH Perry
Khaki Strut- Damian JR GONG Marley Ft. Bounty Kiler/Eek a Mouse
Aily & Ailaloo- Niney & Max
Sensimilea- Barrington Levy
Like Water- LAD16
Pass it on- Funkommunity

Mothership Reconnection- Scott Grooves Ft. Parliment/Funkadelic
Para de Gracinha (Moombahton Remix)- Rafael Baska
Rescue Me- Sunkids Ft. Chance
Teri Sadi- Amar Arshi
Sunrise on Fujiyama- Lemongrass
What I Gotta Do!- Cookbook

Invisible Mentor Marcel Duchamp

In the middle portion of the porGram, we had the 4th edition of FRAIL PAGANS with our co-host, Victor DeLorenzo. We celebrated the life and times and ways of Vic’s invisible mentor, Mr. Marcel DuChamp. I featured 3 tracks from Victor’s album “Dictionary” which pay homage to Mr Duchamp. We spoke of service of the mind, using indifference to gain no prejudices in his creating and how that has transferred over to other artists. It was a compelling edition for the Frailist of Paganites out there……there was the music:

4:00 Wash Up- Robert Walter
Wade in the Water- Robert Walter
Madame E- Mose Davis
Cee Tee Eye- Marcus Miller
Son of a Preacherman- Soul Summit Ft. Susan Tedeschi & Reggie Young (live)
Special Bridge- Clyde Stubblefield
Hard Steppin’- Ikebe Shakedown
Voyage- the Shaolin Afronauts
Boom Clicky Boom Clack- Jazzanova

Homestyle- Big Ass Truck
I’m a Ram- Big Ass Truck
Don’t be a Dropout- the Fleshtones
The Whole World needs Liberation- Chris McDermott’s Wild Combo
Waiver- Youngblood Brass Band
Year of the Snake- Revolutionary Snake Ensemble
Soul Power- Revolutionary Snake Ensemble
Baghdad Blues- the Microscopic Septet
Double Header- Lettuce
Spring Dance- Project Grand Slam

New New Orleans- Christian Scott
Fiesta Mojo- Arturo Sandoval

Chambers of Tain- Wynton Marsalis
Water Bottle- Victor DeLorenzo
**Episode #4 of Frail Pagans with Victor DeLorenzo**
Chocolate Nudes- Victor DeLorenzo
Dictionary- Victor DeLorenzo
The Big Stomp- the Sort of Quartet

Lend me your errr, Hair

As the grasses go from brown to some signs of green, I send out the tunes to to help them grow. With enouGh rain and a little extra sunshine, it’ll be…it’ll be. Part one of three:

Hypocrisy- Heath & Molly
Hurts me too- Keb’ Mo’
Text us Girl- Dennis Jones
AAA Whiskey- Davis Coen
New York for Life- Jovanotti
Inner City Blues- Sixto Rodriguez

Walkin’ One & Only- Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks (live)
I Don’t Wanna get Drafted- Frank Zappa
Rebel Rebel- David Bowie (live)
Vancouver- Violent Femmes
Ornot- King Johnson (live)
Going…Going…Gone- Scott Sawyer
Ju Ju- Ginger Baker Ft. Fela Kuti
Nothing to Prove- Allen Stone
Boo City Radio- Boo City
Red Clouds Interlude- Boo City

Madrecita- Club d’Elf
Live on- Laura Cheadle
**Live impromptu chat w/Laura Cheadle**
Rich Too- Out to Lunch
New Orleans Awaits, So Long Adds (& Thanks for all the Fish)- Out to Lunch
Weary With Toil- Buckshot LeFonque
Let’s Go Get Stoned- John Scofield
Without a Face- Todd Clouser’s A Love Electric

What the Bucky

BadGer that is. I want to thank Janet Schiff of Nineteen Thirteen for being a guest on the show in the early hours today. We spoke about driving the music of relevance from before into the beyond, the show tomorrow at 8pm at the High Noon Saloon and the cello loops (an interesting cereal name perhaps also). Then I was off air early to make room for the alums and the WSUM 10th anniversary celebration. Here’s what I was able to do:

Lluvias- Manuel Galbán
Glitter in their Eyes- Patti Smith
Dan Dan- David Thomas
Cape Cod Girls- Baby Gramps
Year of the Child- Races
Year of the Witch- Races
All the Kids- Deep Sea Arcade

This is not a Song, this is an Outburst: or,the Establishment Blues- Sixto Rodriguez
Have I the Right- the Honeycombs
I Take it We’re Through- the Riot Squad
Day Tripper- Jimi Hendrix
Let me Ride- Ginger Baker
Inca Roads- Frank Zappa Ft. George Duke & Jean-Luc Ponty
Too High for the Supermarket- the Uninvited
Jump your Bones- Liam Finn
What I’ve Seen- Allen Stone
Dark Star- Merl Saunders & Friends (live)
Out of my Name- Ed Alstrom
Spoonful- Charlie Hunter Quartet Ft. Theyrl De’Clovet
This Means Love- Todd Clouser’s A Love Electric
Pep ‘N Step- Lettuce

Do the Funk- the Funkmasters
Only one way Out of this Mess- Sly & the Family Stone
**Live on air Conversation w/Janett Schiff of Nineteen Thirteen**
Cold Sweat- the Mighty Imperials
Brother Bru- Billy Martin/Wil Blades
Who- David Byrne & St. Vincent
Rudeboy- the Very Best Ft. Sonye
Beeline- DJ Eleven Ft. Sharina

Extra Strength- Rithma
Rail to Rail- Kabanjak & Fat Albert Einstein
Ashes- the Orb Ft. Lee SCRATCH Perry
RTA (Respect to Arcadion)- All Good Funk Alliance
ETC- Nineteen Thirteen

Antique field with accompaniment

Radio with the boys, a young weatherman….and a Big thank you to Scott Johnson of Nineteen Thirteen for a being a guest on the proGram. We talked about the stories of the band, the potential of a super good time to be had this Sunday at 8pm at the High Noon Saloon, and I learned what he likes best about the Frail Pagan portion of the show…..(which by the way the next episode is next Saturday. Here’s the sonic accoutrements:

Rockstar- Dread Clampitt
It’s the Beer- Neil Scott Johnson & the HarmonyGuy Company
Chacarera- California Guitar Trio
Trouble in Mind- Jorma Kaukonen
Because the Night- Patti Smith
Scott Walker Blues- Bonobo Secret Handshake
Never go Away- Dennis Jones
Country Boy- Zac Harmon

You’ve got to Die- G Love & the Avett Brothers
Chingo!- 7 Walkers
Do the Do- Mama Roo
Jesus Tone- Swamp Cabbage
Run Home Slow Theme- Frank Zappa Music (unknown musicians)
Any way the Wind Blows- Frank Zappa
Coda- Ginger Baker
Swingin’ Low- The Outlaws
Valley of the Saroos- the Blue Man
No Luck Woodpecker- Todd Clouser’s A love Electric
Bad Risk- Sly & the Family Stone
Move too Soon (Instr)- the Funkmasters Ft. Bob Babbitt
***Live on Air Chat with Scott Johnson of 19Thirteen***
Koto- Nineteen Thirteen
No Pennies Please- Gongzilla
Packs a Wallop- That 1 Guy and the Magic Pipe
The Things That Should Not Be- Primus
Backwoods- The Red Hot Chili Peppers

MANtis or WOMANtis

All kinds welcomed…Here’s a surPRIZE setlist….even I had no idea I was going to make SUM ray D Ohhhh today, but here is what they were praying for?

Colored Aristocracy- Taj Mahal
Long Haul Jockey- Nick Moss
Wonderful Wino- Frank Zappa
I wish I was in New Orleans- Ben Prestage
The Devil Won’t Take you- Deep Sea Arcade

Say So- Allen Stone
Blue Pill Thrill- Zac Harmon
All for You- Races
California Dames- Sundress

Bywater Rag- Leland Sundries
Burn for Free- Trampled by Turtles
When the Levee Breaks- Leftover Salmon (live)
70s Lick- Leftover Salmon (live)
Mind Police- the Do (live)
Operator- Jorma Kaukonen
Season of God- Delaney Davidson
Telstar- the Tornados
Night of the Vampire- The Moontrekkers
Don’t Tread on me- Scott Wilcox
No (we won’t take it)- Ido Jo

Dancing Barefoot- Patti Smith
The Fats Variation- Uri Caine
In the Grove- Scott Marischen
Meteli (snowstorms)- Auktyon
Beyondce- Javelin
DC Flower- the Debo Band

No Money Down- Mama Roo
I Cannot Make it- Sly & the Family Stone
Nikka What?- Nikka Costa
Some Kind of Beautiful- Nikka Costa
Nikka Who?- Nikka Costa
Chico’s Barnyard- the Mighty Imperials
Ochosi- Euforquestra

Who Who Who was that?

Often I’ll get asked “who was that?”, after a certain some song that someone out there in Radioland feels….Many times it is another DJ trying to get a, well can’t be an upper leGG but as close to it as possible, on their next set….I want to thank Adam from Venice Gas House Trolley for being a guest on the show, we spoke of upcoming events at the Frequency and the Majestic that they will be a part of as well as what comes along with the VGHT scene, this is a band that respects the differences we all bring and it shows in their sets…Here’s the music that leaves ’em asking “WHO?”

Okuzua- Orchestra Lissanga
Know who you Are- Elikeh
Dirty Money- Antibalas
Do What you Wanna do- Bibi Tanga & the Selenites

Os Aguas/the Waters- Melvin Gibbs’ Elevated Entity ft. Felix Sanabria & Abdou Mboup
Start Thinking like an African- Burnt Sugar
On our Own- Samite Mulondo
African Unity- Bom Sone
Dancehall Sound- Prince II Saen

**On air Conversation with Adam of Venice Gas House Trolley**
Sugar Kane- Venice Gas House Trolley
Big Fat Dog- Sierra Leone Refugee All Stars
Ball of Fire- the Orb ft. Lee SCRATCH Perry

Rainbow Country- Funkstar De Luxe Vs. Bob Marley
Hoot & Hollah- Mocean Worker
Quantra Boogie- All Good Funk Alliance ft. Neighbour
Proper Education- Conspirator
Orisa- Gilles Peterson’s Havana Cultura Band ft. Dreiser & Sexto Sentido (Alex Patchwork Remix)
Rumba Blanc- Pernett (Nickodemus Mix)
Una Verdad Incomoda- Ojos de Brujo (Love Avalanche Remix)
Mellowdip Park- DJ Moneyshot
Last Words- Clubfeet (Dimitri from Paris Remix)

Natural World ThouGht

Even Charles Darwin would discuss how the songs and sounds descend from a lineage, another point of natural worldly connection…and I’d take that Herbie Mann’s “Memphis Underground” album with me as a starting point:

Hang your Head and Cry- Scott H. Biram
Infrared Moses- Anywhere
Buoy Buoy, the Hand to Man Band ft. Mike Watt
All us Konked- the Hand to Man Band ft. Mike Watt

Rolling- Soul Coughing
Seed to a Tree- Blind Melon
Fire- the Red Hot Chili Peppers
Modern Man- That 1 Guy & his Magic Pipe
Cabin Fever- Joey Ramone
People all over the World- Mama Roo
Don’t Lock the Door- JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound
Run Run Run- Sly & the Family Stone
The World is a Beat- N’dambi
Amhara- the Shaolin Afronauts

Maxxo Sesh- the Aquarium
Magalenha- Galactic Ft. Casa Samba
Volume- Empresarios

Dr. Standby- Eufórquestra
Hold On, I’m Coming- Herbie Mann
Dr. Digglesworf- Lettuce
Dreams- Global Noize
Any Resemblance- Calibro 35
Teach yourself Braille- the Cutler
Sync Estate- the Cutler

Check out the Chicks

It must have been the morning twanG that called out to the wild ones with the heads of Chickeness:

Olomuroro- Cassandra Wilson
Nardis- Scott Marischen
Necrology- the Cinematic Orchestra
Women don’t you Cry for me (early take)- George Harrison

Chicky Chow CHow- Neil Scott Johnson & the HarmonyGuy Company
Hold ON, I’m Coming- Sam Bush & David Grisman
Six Days on the Road- Taj Mahal
Linin’ Track- Taj Mahal
Turn on your Lovelight- Them Ft. Van Morrison
Something Nice- Ginger Baker Ft. Fela Kuti
the Big Squeeze- Frank Zappa
Alley Cat- Frank Zappa
Running from the Devil- Zac Harmon
Language of Love- Tommy McCoy

Hip Shake Boogie- the Sean Chambers Band (live)
She Needs Time- Guitar Mikey & the Real Thing
Down in the Boots- Jimmy Page
Fixin’ to Die- G Love & the Avett Brothers
Miss Her When I’m Gone- Sean Hayes
Me & My Arrow- AM
Indiana- Danielle Ate the Sandwich
Tightrope- the Do

Me & My Ego- Sirsy

Type Right

In the final third of the proGram, a big portion of this set is new music….chart it…write this type and no correction tape needed.

Not just a Song- the Debo Band
Politiki- Ba Sissoko
Girl Grown up- Samite Mulondo

Desbaratado- Sarazino
Les Fleurs- the Decoders Ft. Boston Fielder
It’s a Crime- the Archives
Again with the Boom Boom- the Tritonics

Ganja Street- Kim Manning Ft. George Clinton
Milk & Honey Dub- Hollie Cook
Golden Clouds- the Orb Ft. Lee SCRATCH Perry
Ketama Dub- Kabanjak
Happy Dustman- Bibi Tanga & the Selenites

Heavy Heavy Heavy- Geraldo Pino
Bang Bang- Dub Pistols
Amnesia- Dead Can Dance
Body of Work- the Mynabirds
Heart Stop- Wax Tailor Ft. Jennifer Charles

Blow your Mind- Jamiroqui
I Human- Jazzanova Ft. Paul Randolph
Next Lifetime- Erykah Badu
Smothering Alleys- Cyber Zen Sound Engine
Terre Aride- Cirque du Soleil
Barock- Cirque du Soleil
Sand (for Mark)- Club d’Elf
E 2 DaP- Dobie
Alcohol to Arms- Slavic Soul Party
Daddy Issues- the Dead Kenny Gs
Blade Runner (end title)- Dead Capo

Rock Co. Kane Flow (Instr)- Amerigo Gazaway
I can’t get off of the Facebook- Gummy Soul


The middle set had the faucet on and the hose pointed at your earhole with my thumb over the mouth to spray with accuracy…..here’s what made its way in:

Relovolution- the Dead Exs
I Couldn’t Sleep- Joey Ramone

Catholic School Girls Rule- the Red Hot Chili Peppers
Hanging on the Telephone- Blondie
Badfish- Sublime (live)
Ice Age- Dr. John
Testify- the Isley Brothers Ft. Jimi Hendrix
You Better Help Yourself (Instr)- Sly & the Family Stone
Madison Square- Lettuce
Critically Acclaimed Shit- On the Spot Trio
Super Stupid- Steve Kimock w/Bernie Worrell/Wally Ingram/Andy Hess (live)

Evil Ways- the Brothers Seven
Ain’t no Sunshine- Gregory James Edition
Toe Thumb- Billy Martin/Wil Blades
Weltschmerz- the Cutler
No News Good News- Calibro 35
Coming Home to Roost- the Cheebacabra

F.A.T.- Herbal Nation
Joe Z- Project Grand Slam
Max O Man- Fourplay
Batuca- Manuel Galbán
The Opening Window- Scarlet Balanga
Air of Today- Scarlet Balanga
Bamalou- Maneo
Bayla- Maneo
Dial It- Vinx
Forest- Hukwe Zawose/Vernon Reid/Arona N’diaye/Levon Minassian/Chuck Norman/Stephen Hague

HopS & Scotch

oh wait, this is different…..The first portion of the proGram has it moments in twang and then poured itself over the rocks…..still I thought beer and whiskey:

Detroit- Aimee Wilson
Deep Blue- Cassandra Wilson & Fabrizio Sotti

Liza- Matt Haimovitz
Bonny Bay of Biscay- Tim Eriksen
What a Waste- Keller Williams with the Travelin’ McCourys

Sweet Sunny South- Jerry Garcia/David Grisman (live)
What a State I’m in- Dread Clampitt
Lines Around your eyes- Leftover Salmon Ft. Lucinda Williams & Jo-El Sonnier
Hula Blues- Pupy Costello & His Big City Honkytonk
Just Another River- Scott H. Biram
Wanna be Kind- Lipbone Redding
Lay Some Boot in- Menic
Boney was a Warrior- Jack Shit
Omaha- Moby Grape
Richard Cory- Them Ft. Van Morrison
Feed me Now- Saint Motel
Airbulance- Deep Sea Arcade
Don’t be Sorry- Deep Sea Arcade
Dead Golden West- Anywhere

Oh, Me- Nirvana (live Acoustic)
Lake of Fire- Nirvana (live/Acoustic)
Strange Dream- Witch
Slumber- Dangermuffin

Mercy Mercy- Devon Allman’s Honeytribe
Sissyfuss- Surprise Me Mr. Davis
200 Flying Girls- Red Elvises (live)

102 reasons to stay in

and have your ears turned on. Man, the heat was there and the final portion of the show set forth our air conditioned dancing shoes, provoked some thoughts of coolth and ended in a soulful cheese:

Born on a Bus- MMW Ft. Mister Rourke
Mission Statement- the Headhunters Ft. Jaecyn Bayne
Sweat- THEESatisfaction
Winter Solstice- Cold Specks
Greenarrowradio Theme- Mister Rourke

Greenarrowradio BADMAN Promo- MC Zulu
Say Ahhh….-Deee Lite
Dramastically Different- the Beastie Boys
Turn me Loose- Sly & the Family Stone
Lettsanity- Lettuce
Les & Eddie- Billy Martin/Wil Blades
Reprisals- Dan Le Sac
Hold Yourself Lightly- Dan Le Sac

Light Odyssey- Union
Zero Dark Thirty- Aesop Rock
83- Hey Today!
The Sun- Who Made Who
Teddy (original mix)- The Sneekers
A Particle of Love- the Invisible
Oblivion (Maker Mix Instr)- Ancient Astronauts
Runnin’- Kraak & Smaak
Hit the Flame- Basement Freaks

Burn- Hess is More (Chico Mann Remix)
Came to Get Down (Instr)- Beats Antique & Hottub
What Makes a Good Man?- the Heavy (Instr)
Heart Stop- Wax Tailor (RJD2 Remix)
Ooh (Instr)- Amerigo Gazaway
I Can’t get off the Facebook- Gummy Soul

Bonfire Beheading

It was so hott that either this kid decided it was just better to lose their head than deal with it, or the first set of today’s proGram had what it took to blow the lid off thinGs.

Open Road- Scott H. Biram
Sexual Harassment- Keller Williams w/the Travelin’ McCourys
Ragtime Steve’s All Steve Ragtime Steve- Pupy Costello & his big city Honkytonk.
I Can’t Explain- J.D. McPherson
Take me out to the Ballgame- Dr. John
The Star Spangled Banner- Branford Marsalis & Bruce Hornsby
Mary Anna- the Wood Brothers
1957 Ford Meteor- Menic
Pay Day Loan- Suzanne & the Blues Church

Dust my Broom- the Sean Chambers Band (live)
Drown in my own Tears- Albert Castiglia (live)
Hot Lanta- Great Caesar’s Ghost W/ Butch Trucks (live)

5 Spot- Scott Sawyer
Get Goin’- G Love w/the Avett Brothers
Lemonade- the Soul of John Black
Temporary- White Rabbits
Mumbling Girl- Filligar
Turn off the Lights- the Freaky Baby Daddies
Never Disappoint- Everest
Big Bright World- Garbage
Letter to the President- Danielle ate the Sandwich

Things are Changin’- Gary Clark Jr. (live/solo acoustic)
Homestead- Dangermuffin
Madman- Bill Evans w/Steve Lukather

Mike’s Blues- Richard Sussman Quintet Ft. Mike Stern
Catch you Later- Project Grand Slam
Flat Busted- Project Grand Slam

4 Play & Pleasure- Fourplay
Hikky Burr- Quincy Jones/Bill Cosby
Kenny Clarke- Charlie Watts w/Jim Keltner
Run Joe- the Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Sticking the Landing

In the final portion of the proGram we had our 3rd installment of FRAIL PAGANS with friend of the proGram, Victor DeLorenzo. This time it was my turn to lead the wide-open forehead session, and we spoke of the doers vs. the non doers….Joe 1 vs. Joe 2. The show at the Smiling Moose with W.C. Clark and the beginnings of Lorenzo Menzoschmidt. Together, we do seem to hit up the “Destiny & Destination” topic quite regularly….but the music went on and the landing sounded like this:

Ancient Architecture- Taina Asili y La Banda Rebelde
Blister in the Sun- Kim Manning
***Frail Pagans Episode III with Victor Delorenzo…”To Do or Not to Do”***
ETC- Nineteen Thirteen
Children at Play- Mark Weinstein/Omar Sosa
Gongzilla’s Dilemma- Gongzilla (live)
Lemonade- the Soul of John Black
Groove’s Bag- Lenny Marcus

Higher Ground- Fourplay Ft. Take 6
Then and Now- Pat Metheny
What’s the Deal- Supreme Beings of Leisure
The Ghetto/El Barrio- George Benson (Masters at Work Mix)
I’ll be Around- Soundscape UK
The Nuyorican Express- Nickodemus Ft. the Candela Allstars
Rock Steady- Dub Pistols Ft. Rodney & Lindy Layton
Let me see Some ID- Malik Work & the Upstagers
In the Afternoon- Pillowfight

Gunfight- the Mighty Underdogs Ft. MC Doom
Life Rhythm Continuum- Cee Knowledge & Cosmic All Stars (live)
Crash Course for the Ragers- Cadence Weapon

Gillet Sq N16- Dobie
Silenz- Digitalism
Blue Wave- Union
Sky Dust- Union
Ventilator R80- Ojos De Brujo (Expresarios Remix)
Dirty Money- Antibalas

In fliGht

In the miDDle of the show, things really got up up up and going.

Come Together- Steve Kimock Ft. Wally Ingram/Bernie Worrell/Andy Hess (live) ->
The Thrill is Gone- Steve Kimock Ft. Wally Ingram/Bernie Worrell/Andy Hess (live)
Down by the Riverside- Billy Martin/Wil Blades
Wild Rumpus- Sonnymoon
The Great Wound- the Invisible
The Half- Maya Azucena Ft. Vernon Reid
No Escape- Wax Poetic Ft. Sissy Clemens
Suction 45- On the Spot Trio

If this Room Could Talk- Sly & the Family Stone
Underdog- Sly & the Family Stone
Tiger Style- Shawn Lee
2nd and Cedar- the Cheebacabra
A Massacre at Dawn- Calibro 35

Gimme a Break- Ron Levy’s Wild Kingdom Ft. Albert Collins & the Memphis Horns
Fly- Lettuce
Los Angeles- the Shaolin Afronauts
Well you Wouldn’t- Dead Capo

Call Me- Pixel
Gorelick- the Dead Kenny G’s

Sweet Dreams are Made of This- the Soul Rebels
Maxwell’s Silver Hammer- Yellow Dubmarine
Breathing Room- Pressure Cooker
Space:1999- Pressure Cooker
Music my Prayer- the Archives
Soulman- the Orb Ft. Lee SCRATCH Perry

Yellow & Black Taxi Cab- Trans Global Underground
Calimba- Maneo