Leftover Right

The first half of today’s proGram had its share of leftovers from the Thursday open schedule fill in show. It is always a treat to revisit the selections from the collection rather then the new music that is often the ears main focus. It felt like being upside down and in black and white looking toward the sky….

Schoolhouse Rocky (original theme music)- Bob Dorough & Friends
Intro- Elin Ruth
I Forgive You- Elin Ruth

Big Bug Shuffle- Jerry Douglas/Russ Barenberg/Edgar Meyer
Always Late- Jerry Garcia/David Grisman/Tony Rice
Guitar Space- Jerry Garcia/David Grisman/Tony Rice
-> Summertime- J.Garcia/D.Grisman/T.Rice
One Piece at a Time- Johnny Cash
I Don’t Wanna Learn- Davis Coen
Catch the Wind- Donovan (alt take)
7 Come 11- J. Geils/Duke Robillard/Gerry Beaudoin
Let the Mermaids Flirt With Me- Mississippi John Hurt
Checkin’ up on my Baby- Sonnyboy Williamson
I Got a Woman- John Hammond
Lament- Mamie Perry
If You Ain’t got no Bread- Billy Hamlin
Mary Lou- Young Jessie

Paying the Cost to be the Boss- B.B. King w/Gene Harris & the Phillip Morris Superband (live at the Apollo)
Mary Ann- the Phillip Walker Big Band (live at the Biscuit & Blues)
Mornin’ Blues- Paul Butterfield Blues Band
the Part I like Best- Delbert McClinton
In the Dark- Nina Simone
Spoonful- Catherine Russell
Waste my Time- Pedro Arevalo
Feets Don’t Fail me Now- Taj Mahal w/Jon Cleary
Sittin’ on Top of the World- James “Blood” Ulmer w/Alison Krause (live)
Bop til I Drop- Kenny Neal/Debbie Davis/Tab Benoit


A Trickle Down Earfection

In the third portion of the open schedule fill “in the Kitchen” proGram…the sounds cannot tell a lie…they run and trickle and cause that goo to come out and spread….And this kinda “fection” is in and out-fectious and fun to the touch…if you heard you felt:

Skinny Woman- R.L. Burnside (live)
Think- the Phillip Walker Big Band (live at Biscuits & Blues ’02)
Feels like Blowin’ my Horn- Robert Lockwood JR (live)
All Your Love I Miss Lovin’- Otis Rush W/Eric Clapton (live at Montreaux)
Talk to me Baby- the Bluesmasters Ft. Cassie Taylor
Tangoray- the Bluesmasters Ft. Hazel Miller

Surfin’ with my Baby- Mike Dugan & the Blues Mission
Sno Nuff I do- Boston Blues Works Ft. Ryan Montbleau
Suck my Harpoon- Tim Elliot & the Troublemakers
Rich Woman- Tim Elliot & the Troublemakers
Got to Get out- the Fabulous Thunderbirds
Zeb’s Thing- Ronnie Earl & Duke Robillard
Still Called the Blues- Kenny Neal/Debbie Davis/Tab Benoit
Red Headed Woman- Mike Cullison
Bump & Grind- Jimmy Thackery & John Mooney
Same Old Game- Sean Costello
One More Heartache- the Paul Butterfield Blues Band
Iceman- Albert Collins & the Icebreakers (live)
That’s What Keeps me Rockin’- the Robert Cray Band
Love in Vain- Keb’ Mo’ (live)
Big Time Operator- Van Morrison
Your Lady, She’s Shady- JJ Grey & Mofro
Flower Petals Intro- the Subdudes
The Flower & the Fire- the Subdudes
Spirit Voices- Paul Simon
I Can’t Stand Myself- Loudon Wainwright III


Above the Flashline

The middle portion of the “In the Kitchen” fill in open schedule proGram got the spot to look-see and took your ears back and to the left of your mind and see what is out there….it is the way we feel about the music that sends it to the riGht places….

See See Baby- Freddie King
Long, Long Journey- Allen Toussaint
Night Trains, Distant Whistles- Scrapomatic
Evil (is going on)- John Hammond
Once Again- Alvin Younglood Hart
See that my Grave is Kept Clean- Mavis Staples (live)
Buck- Nina Simone
I Want a Little Sugar in my Bowl- Nina Simone
All the Cats Join in- Catherine Russell
From the Heart of a Soul- Diane Durrett
Porchswing- Bourbon Princess
Boogie Man- Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds
Pulling the Rug- Imelda May
Going Nowhere- Moby Grape
Lucky Man- the Steve Miller Band
Dorita (the Spirit)- Lou Reed
Gassed & Stoked (Loss)- Lou Reed
Caterpillar Crawl- Canned Heat (live)
Cherokee Dance- Canned Heat (live)
Red Hot Jam- Fleetwood Mac
Keep Your Lamps Trimmed & Burning- Hot Tuna (live)
Hony Tonk Women- Taj Mahal w/James Cotton
C.C. Rider- Pedro Arevalo
I Had a Real Good time- Delbert McClinton


Elephant Roots

The first set of this “In the Kitchen” cook-a-thon radio open schedule fill in proGram took the fire to the burner and got cookin’…..The roots and the twang took shape step by step on the trunk of the majestic beast….

Autumn Leaves- Martin Taylor & David Grisman
!6/16- Jerry Garcia & David Grisman
Talking Hard Luck- John Cowan
Paving Eisenhower- Drew Emmitt
Pastures of Plenty- Alison Krause & Union Station Ft. Dan Tyminski
I Don’t Want to Play House any more- Carrie Rodriguez (Live in Louisville)
Night on the River- the Infamous Stringdusters (live)
The Graveyard Shift- Steve Earle & the Del McCoury Band
Leroy’s Dustbowl Blues- Steve Earle & the Del McCoury Band
Long Gone- Brushfire Stankgrass
Piney Branch Breakdown- Red June
Rosalee McFall- Jerry Garcia/David Grisman/Tony Rice
Here on Earth- Jerry Douglas/Russ Barenberg/Edgar Meyer
Daffodil- Victoria Vox
Bread Line Blues- Jorma Kaukonen
Keep on Truckin’- Donovan (live)
There Ain’t No Good Chain Gang- Johnny Cash & Waylon Jennings
Jack’s Truck Stop & Cafe- Dale Watson
Texas Boogie- Dale Watson
Rainy Day Blues- Willie Nelson
Judgement Day- Brother Dege
President Kennedy- Son House
One Way Out- Sonny Boy Williamson
Pera Lee- Mississippi John Hurt
Candy Man- Mississippi John Hurt
You Don’t Miss Your Water- John Lee Hooker (live at Sugar Hill)
Black Cat Bone/Dust My Broom- Muddy Waters/Johnny Winter/James Cotton (live)
The Thrill is Gone- B.B. King Ft. Gene Harris & the Phiilps Super Band (live at the Apollo)


The Pull It Has

The third and final set from the extra helping show has a bit of a question…why would you spray it dead when others use it for food? It is just a thouGht on the control of “Weeds”. You can pull it for best results…and when you smash off the leftover soil…here’s what came off:

Stainless Steel- Calibro 35
Cracked Ice- John Scofield
Love is Blind- William Onyeabor
What We Need- Bahama Soul Club

Call Up To Heaven- Kraak & Smaak Ft. Lex Empress (Smoove Remix)
E.W.I. 4000- Big Something
Luna 2- Nightmares on Wax Ft. Wolfgang Haffner

Shiverman- Fat Freddy’s Drop
Maracatu- Drumagick
Me Voy Pa’ Trompeteros- Juaneco Y Su Combo
Senorita (Bart B Remix)- Skip & Die

Before the Apple Falls- Anchorsong
One Sweet Letter From You- Ethel Waters (Om’ Mas Keith Remix)

The Warm Touch of the Spanish Sun- Carmen Rizzo
Simplexity- Zero One
the Hoax- enCAPSULATe

Bizarre (Nautiluss Remix)- Perera Elsewhere
Stout- Rahlou
The Goodness- Rahlou
Prohibition- Congo Sanchez

Shaman Juice- Run DMT
Entrance- Aron H

Purpose (Kaleidoscope Jukebox Remix)- Second Sky


Where it May Fall

The middle portion of the extra helping proGram, got a feather in the wind feel to it….it is made on the fly….just like the poof in the air:

Squeezy Pig- Jerry Douglas/Russ Barenberg/Edgar Meyer
Road to Boulder- the Infamous Stringdusters Ft. Bruce Hornsby
Down Time- Brushfire Stankgrass

# 88- Lo Fang
Little Heart- Delaney Davidson
Caught Up- Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas
The Long Way- Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds

The Three Wisemen- Sat. Nite Duets
Berlin- Lou Reed (live at St. Ann’s Warehouse)
Singing in My Spirit- Davis Coen
Swingin’- Saunders King
Little Lonely Girl- The Originals

Where’d you Get That Sound- Larry Johnson
Shack & Shambles- Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound
Midnight Special- John Fogerty (live)
Quicksilver Girl- the Steve Miller Band
Rhodesian Girl- Poets of Rhythm
Heartbreaker- Master Plan Inc
the Riviera Affair- the Bongolian
You’re All Show- Aldo Vanucci (Smoove Remix/Craig Charles edit)

Evolution- Funky Mama
No Friend of Mine- the Liberators
Too Big- the Fontanellas

**Live on air with Mister Dance**
Thank You/Let’s Take it to the Stage- the Motet (live 10/31/2012 Boulder)
Bohemian Idol- Lord Echo Ft. Toby Laing


Curl up Inside of This

Whether it is a place to hide or call home, the first third of today’s extra houred show took off for other spaces where the foreiGn seems familiar and it’s perfectly okay to get some of the soil under your nails and on your jeans.

Er le Changys- Radik Tyulyush
Ya Longa- Les Tambours de Brazza
Tumi Eshechile Porshu- Lokkhi Terra

Utsav Pancham se Gara- Ashwini Bhide Deshpande
Awakening- Phillips/Burnham Hall & Lux Musica Ensemble
Metamorphosis- Anoushka Shankar

Autumn Flowers- Omar Sosa
Vittorio- Kelly Roberti
Locomotion- John Coltrane
Woody ‘N You- Sonny Rollins (live at the Village Vanguard)
What’s New in Baltimore- Ed Palermo Big Band
Jnuin- Ornette Coleman & Bachir Attar
Drobe Out- Chrome Hoof

Little Dragon- Skeebo Knight
Richard’s Amazing Riding Mower- Skeebo Knight
Darts- Marco Benevento/Joe Russo (live 2/27/03 Tribeca NYC)
Chameleon- Herbie Hancock Headhunters (live 7/1/75 Tokyo)
Hibiscus- Christian McBride Band (live at Tonic 1/10/05)


Keep Your Boots On

The final set from the other day’s marathon show was putting the boot to it!……. “and I bequeath onto you..a boot to the Head”

Khattaba- Omar Souleyman
Zivot Cigana- Boban & Marko Markovic
Suspicious Bulge- Riot Jazz Brass Band
Nearly Everything- Teotima Ensemble

Salsa Funk- Zed Bias
Happy Suicide- David Byrne & Vijaya Anand
Anjali- DJ Cheb i Sabbah
Oh Yes I will (Jet Tricks Chilled Mix)- Ed Meme Ft. Myles Sanko
Suite IV Electric Overture- Janelle Monae
Dorothy Dandridge Eyes- Janelle Monae Ft. Esperanza Spalding
Hypnotized- Morcheeba Ft. Ana Tijoux
Save Charlie- Rubblebucket (Chico Mann Remix)
Danube Bird- Deela (Marc Hype & Jim Dunloop Remix)
Tonight- Wax Poetic (Rob Garza Remix)

Eso K Es- Systema Solar
El Boton del Pantalon- Systema Solar
Bad Mofo- Juakali

Whatever Happened to Gus?- MMW (GURU Remix)
It ain’t Hard to Tell- Asheru
Chamakay- Blood Orange
Close Your Eyes- Latryx Ft. Busdriver

Un Amor (Stereo 77 Reconstruction)- Thomas Blondet Ft. Carol C


Grab Your Seat

in the middle set, I hoped to knock those socks off and have you in need of a seat after the move and groove….don’t feel shy….sit riGht on down there next to the ones you don’t know as you share an ear in common:

Want Some Fun- Gringo Star
100 Miles- Gringo Star
La Poupee Qui Fait Non- Vibravoid
Optical Sounds- Vibravoid
The Last Summer- Sat Nite Duets

Tango- the Howard Fishman Qaurtet
Pigtails- Davis Coen
Fine Rude Thing- Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound

Scared to Live- Gov’t Mule Ft. Toots Hibbert
Big Game Hunter- Steve Gibson
Rock a While- Dewey Guy
Honey Jar- the Wood Brothers
Crazy Little Dancin’ Queen- Billy D & the HooDoos

Beanie- Marvelous Funkshun
More Than a Little- Keller Williams & More than a Little (live)

50 Yards of Soul- Poets of Rhythm
Something to be Done (Brunswick Version)- Master Plan Inc
Red Green Live Die- the Liberators
Koekwaus- Euro Cinema
Do it- Emma Beatson & the Hawkmen (Mako & the Hawk Version)
Second Hand Wife- Nick Pride & the Pimptones Ft. Jess Roberts

Horns of Freedom- The Fontenellas
Body & Soul- William Onyebor
Go Slow- King
Waiting for my Baby- De Frank & His Professionals


Bumps on a Log

I went in early today to fill in for Rob Roberts and I decided to air of some tunes that make the bumps on the loG reach out and absorb. There’s a lot of new music and lonG music in this and all three of the sets from this marathon proGram. Here’s what the extra brouGht:

Life & Death of a Spoken Word- Gargle & Bosques de mi Mente
September 24th: Interval Dig- the Claudia Quintet

Enter the Drobe- Chrome Hoof
Kestrel Dawn- Chrome Hoof
Unsettled Cyclist Peleton- Tatvamasi
A Thriller in a Tempest- Zevious
Paris Roubaix- Miriodor
La Roue- Miriodor

Malmsbury Shale- Ross McHenry
From the Land- Pamela Sklar w/John Arrucci
Sansaz- Mr. Ho’s Orchestrotica Quartet
Bilad as Sudan- Kheswa & her Martians

Symphonic Soul- Henry Mancini
In Brindaban Forest- Phillips, Burman Hall & Lux Musica Ensemble
Conversation-Phillips, Burnman Hall & Lux Musica Ensemble
Utsav Mishra Gara- Ashwini Bhide Deshpande
Lasya- Anoushka Shankar

Burnside- Guy Buttery (live in KwaZulu)
The Infernal Machine- Fink w/the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (live)

The Smart Set- Geri Allen Ft. Marcus Belgrave
Itching in my Heart- Geri Allen Ft. David McMurray
Yesterdays- John Clayton Ft. Gerald Clayton
Ora- D.Bendigkeit/G.Levin/A.Tana/C.Amberger
Miles Ahead- Miles Davis (original Mono Recording)



Filled in Saturday niGht for the Mad Marcus Rock & Soul Revue on 89.9fm WORT. It is always different doing ray d OHHHH after the street liGhts come on…Here’s what the darkness prompted alonG:

The Hunter- Albert King (Take 1-Alt)
Stoop So Low- Gov’t Mule Ft. Dr. John

Damage Control- John Ginty Ft. Albert Castiglia
Love Rollercoaster- Robert Randolph & the Family Band

Mustafa Sunrise- the Dream Logic
Kazak- Electric Soul Pandemic
Fancy Car- Marvelous Funkshun
Pink Bra Playing Guitar- Smoota

That Old Black Magic- Herbie Hancock Trio Ft. Ron Carter/Tony Williams (7/27/81, Tokyo)
Memphis Underground- Herbie Mann
Along Came John- Jim Alfredson’s Dirty Fingers
The Dipshit- Randy Brecker
Freddie- Bonerama (live at the Old Point)
the Mouse- Bonerama (live at the Old Point)
Egg & Spoon- the Natural Yogurt Band
Soul Train- Ven & Renauld
No War- Groovy Waters
Take a Little Time- Black Merda
The Creator has a Master Plan- Brooklyn Funk Essentials
Never Stop- the Brand New Heavies
Love will Always Keep us Together- the James Taylor Quartet
Understanding- Black Sugar


Leftovers Always

I want to thank Greg Garrison, bass player from Leftover Salmon for being an on air guest in the second half of the proGram. We talked about all that people can wonder about as they hit the Majestic Theater staGe this coming Thursday, November 14th. We also spoke about the latest music released along with a six pack of Breckenridge Brewery’s Beer to get the vibe flow a going…..I shared some of the new tracks as well as some recent live stuff from the Winter 2012 tour to help get the feel of Live Salmon. As always, there was other tracks to ride upon and here’s the shape it took:

Trinity- John Ginty Ft. Cris Jacobs
Daddy James- Jim Alfredson’s Dirty Fingers

King Louis- Wally Clark
I Drink- Wally Clark

the Brooklynites- Soul Coughing
Bite the Bit- the Perceptions
Creek Walk- Dr. Rubberfunk
Street Knowledge- Lord Echo

Invisible Ink- the Natural Yogurt Band
Soul Dive- the Liberators
Gaias Revenge- The Fontanellas
Soul Food Strut- Nick Pride & the Pimptones

I Got Loaded- the Wood Brothers
Euphoria- Leftover Salmon (live Winter 2012)
Get Up & Go- Leftover Salmon
Little Maggie- Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby (live)
Thornpipe- Leftover Salmon

**Live on air Conversation with Greg Garrison of Leftover Salmon**
Boo Boo- Leftover Salmon (live 2012 Winter Tour)
Curtis Knew- John Scofield
Back at the Ranch- Maurce Brown Ft. Jean Grae & Mobetta
A Nomad Called Cheb i- Watcha Clan


At the End of it

I want to thank Jann Klose for beinG a guest during the first half of today’s proGram. We discussed his house concert coming up in Madison on November 15th at Kiki’s House of Righteous Music, his new release Mosaic and how he ventured on with this album and ready to bring us a new live record and tour tour tour. The music we found at the end of it all was like so:

Caramel- Connan Mockasin
The Warrior- the History of Apple Pie

From me to You- Ane Brun
Crazy- Sirsy (live)
New Years- Diane Coffee
Lake of Fire- Spirit Vine
Big Worm- Sat Nite Duets

900 Mies From Home- Richie Havens
Falling Tears- Jann Klose
Make it Better- Jann Klose

**Live on air Conversation with Jann Klose**
Save us- Paul McCartney
Muddy Water- Keb Mo
Hit the Ground Running- Jonny Lang
50- Billy D & the HooDoos
Since I Have Been Down- Sean Chambers

Down Don’t Bother Me- Albert King
Good Lovin’- Robert Randolph & the Family Band

Hippie Girl- Marvelous Funkshun
Elk Park- Electric Soul Pandemic
The Decision- the Dream Logic

Honus- B.D. Lenz
Copperhead Stew- Scott Sawyer


Soul Climb for Miles

And the feelin’ was up…I want to thank Mr. Lee Fields for being a guest on the proGram today as we spoke about his upcoming show, November 5th at the Majestic, how soul music is music in the here and now and how it is also the love adhesive bond that keeps the feeling toGether…it was a beautiful conversation with this music legend. I also want to thank two time Grammy winner Mr. Nicholas Payton for rinGing in and discussing briefly (we will work on a follow up soon) his new release of the Miles Davis & Gil Evans classic “Sketches of Spain” with the Sinfonieorchester Basel and how it came to be, how quick the turnaround process from deciding to do it until doing it was and I look forward to finishing our time together dissecting the album/process further…With such a busy second half you’d think there was no time for music….Well, here’s what happened all around:

String Bean- Jim Alfredson’s Dirty Fingers
Rock Ridge- John Ginty

Movin’ & Groovin’- Reverand OrganDrum
Sharon Jones Greenarrowradio Promo
Stranger to my Happiness- Sharon Jones & the Dapkings
The Hilo Bay- the Gene Dudley Group

Thank You (Falettin Me Be Mice Elf, Again)- Sly & the Family Stone (Single Mono Master)
Master Plan Intro- Master Plan Inc
Augusta, Ga- the Poets of Rhythm

Intermission- Lee Fields & the Expression
Still Hanging on- Lee Fields & the Expressions
You’re the Kind of Girl- Lee Fields & the Expressions
**Live on air conversation with Mr. Lee Fields**
Who Do You Love- Lee Fields & the Expressions
Ready or Not- B.D. Lenz
Stern Language- Carol Morgan Ft. Mike Stern
Body to Body- Smoota

Will O’ the Wisp- Nicholas Payton w/Sinfonieorchester Basel
**Live on air Conversation with Mr. Nicholas Payton**
Concierto de Aranjuez (edit)– Nicholas Payton w/Sinfonieorchester Basel
Persevere- Robert Glasper Experiment Ft. Snoop Dogg/Lupe Fiasco/Luke James
Gimme Your Dub- the Whole Truth Ft. Errol Bellot & Alex Farrell
Do I Make You Feel Shy?- Connan Mockasin


and Fuzzy All Over

The first half of today’s proGram got the slippers on the feet affect in full action…hopefully, you’ll see the cuddle in the comfort and the roll around as inspiration. Here is the tickler to the start:

Mazes- Exclamation Pony
Courage- We Are Scientists (demo)

Start a War- Dom La Nana
Ferocisimo- Juana Molina

Goner- Sirsy
That Stupid Girl Who Runs A Lot- Diane Coffee
Harpoons- SISU
Still Alive- Spirit Vine
Reality Mentality- Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Behind the Light- Red Fang

Can’t Get There From Here- Davis Coen
Compared to What- Clay Cook
Old South- Jack Ellister (live in London)

Dirty- the Howard Fishman Quartet
Yeah Yeah- Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound
Between the Lines- Marvelous Funkshun
Superstar- Electric Soul Pandemic
Chemical Madness- the Dream Logic

St. Louise is Listening- Mike Doughty
Egg Cream- Lou Reed
Love Rollercoaster- Robert Randolph & the Family Band
Why Can’t we be Friends?- Geggy Tah