Yellow Snow Crystal

The first part of this open schedule Monday morning fill in proGram reminds us all of that important advice given at the first siGn of the first snow we saw fall…don’t eat it!

Blue Drag- Allen Toussaint
Primordial Prelude- Nashville Mandolin Ensemble
Music for a Found Harmonium- Nashville Mandolin Ensemble
Raccoon Cat- Bill Frisell
Heat Wave- Tommy Emmanuel/Martin Taylor
Begging Bowl- Geoff Achison (solo acoustic live @ Burrinja Cafe)
Late Breaking News- Jorma Kaukonen
Listen my Son- the Unseen Guest
If you Love me- B.B. King with Van Morrison
My Baby Left Me- Elvis Presley
Excuse me Baby- Muddy Waters Blues Band
Pain in the Streets- Joe Pitts
Born Under a Bad Sign- Jimi Hendrix
Rise- Eric Sardinas & Big Mortor
Please Please Mammy- Moreland & Arbuckle
Dead Man’s Cadillac- Cashman
Blue Motorcycle- Purgatory Hill
Time will Tell- Purgatory Hill
Motion Bride- Chris Whitley & Jeff Lang
the Road leads Down- Chris Whitley & Jeff Lang
See me in the Evening- Hound Dog Taylor
Five Years Long- Eddie Boyd
Too Much Alcohol- J.B. Hutto
Maxwell Street Alley Blues- Big John Wrencher
Before you Accuse me- Bo Diddley


Forest Rebirth

The final portion of the other day’s proGram is in tune with the rebirth of the forest…after the hottest of burns…the reGrowth and newness is unlike it was the last time or the time before that…These tunes celebrate that rejuvenation:

The Skin Pro intro- Sven Barth & Induce
Panty Pop Pros- Sven Barth & Induce
Booty Swing- Parov Stelar
Battle Call- Fanfare Ciocarlia Vs. Boban & Marko Markovic
I am Your Gummy Bear- Fanfare Ciocarlia Vs. Boban & Marko Markovic
Riff Cloud- Raya Brass Band
Necropolis- Riot Jazz Brass Band

Towards Other Worlds- Ariya Astrobeat Arkestra
Cool & Proper- Natty Nation
Here Comes the King- Snoop Lion Ft. Angela Hunte
Vibrations- Congo Sanchez Ft. Ini Kimoze
Look into the Hourglass- Break Science Ft. Jahdan Blakkamore

The Approach- Beats Antique
Tuff Gong- Ancient Astronauts Ft. Martin Perna
South Paw- Void Pedal
Tu Va Partir- Thomas Blondet Ft. Leyla Chatti

Muted Whispers of the Broken Sky- Carmen Rizzo
underwOrld- zerO One

Sea of Glass- Tom Middleton
Got the Hunger- Alice Russell (Ticklah Remix)
Good News Dreamin’ the Yellow Sisters (Tomato 22 Remix)


Stuck with Ice

The middle portion of the proGram is actually the beGinning to the official show….Feels like I threw it up against a wall and it stuck, with ice…Here’s the sticky stuck sounds that eventually slide down into a puddle:

Cat Music- Dave Bartholomew
I Done Done it- Amos Milburn
King Solomon’s Blues- Gil Bernal

Jersey Bounce- Tommy Emmanuel/Martin Taylor
Isolation- Snow Patrol
Grow Old With Me- Postal Service
Bump in the Night- the Standells
Hey Joe- Leaves
Made to Measure- Umphrey’s McGee
Dirty Life & Times- Warren Zevon
Midnight Rider- the Radiators Ft. Gregg Allman (live at Tipitina’s)
Roadrunner- Legion of Mary (live 12/15/1974)
I’ve Got Reasons- Soul Alley
Santa’s Got a Bag of Soul- the Poets of Rhythm
The Ghetto PT1- Donny Hathaway

Cold Sweat- Angelique Kidjo
Shortyville- Trombone Shorty
Yes We Can Can- Allen Toussaint
Let it Go- the Crabs Corporation Ft. Jean Matthias & Dave Barker
Al Capone- Mikiho Pupik
Zheng Orient- Sato San To
Kali Flowers- Chris Joss
Ghost Hands- Lord Echo


Could Not Keep Me Out

The first portion of the proGram is a two hour fill in for the Morning Show…..I felt the need to air these tracks and was pleased to find the exact moment where the hole in the fill in fence was wide open. Here’s what went down before the hole was patched:

Bizarre Disambiguation- Bruce Mack
the Dry Spell- Will Martina
Re Elect That- the Bad Plus
Calling all Spirits, Calling all Poets- Avran Fefer Trio
Easy to Remember- Pharaoh Sanders (live)
Spartacus Free the Slaves- Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber Ft. Kirk Douglas
Concierto de Aranjuez- Nicholas Payton
Step Right up- D.Bendigkeit/G.Levin/A.Tana/C.Amberger
Quem Quizer- the Paul Winter Consort
Mister Sandman- Lou Pallo Ft. Arlen Roth
Where’s Sly?- Medeski Martin & Wood (live)
Bis Indicatif- Jef Gilson
Three Four One- Jef Gilson
Java- Jef Gilson

Sip n’ Fly- the African Jazz Pioneers
Yiyole- the Havana Swingsters
Ndenzeni Na?- the Father Huddleston Band
Toki No Koe- Kodo
Sora- Kodo
Mocotó Beat-Trio Mocotó
All Right- Tucuprá
La Aguajerita- Juaneco Y Su Combo
Lamento en la Selva- Juaneco Y Su Combo

Moonrise Divination- Sheela Bringi
Raga Khammaj- Sheela Bringi
River Pulse- Anoushka Shankar
Ya Yumma- Omar Souleyman

Zunta Zunta- Kuenta I. Tambu Ft. Elia Isenia
Tereré – Habib Koité
Faya- Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate

Caminando- Aprodesia


The Tree Still Blooms

O’ Rosemary tree of the winter…show me your true colors….these next sonGs are not my fault really…but some a far more appropriate with the sentiment for me. You know who to blame for this:

Skating- Canadian Brass
Bach’s Bells- Canadian Brass
Frosty the Snowman- Canadian Brass

Do They Know it’s Christmas- Band Aid #
Twinkle- JD McPherson
Wonderful Christmastime- the Shins
Blue Christmas- Heartless Bastards
Merry Christmas, Baby- Elvis Presley
This Christmas- Donny Hathaway
Ain’t No Chimneys in the Projects- Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Santa Claus Needs Some Lovin’- the Soul of John Black
All I Need is Love- Cee Lo Green Ft. the Muppets
Merry Christmas, Baby- Cee Lo Green Ft. Rod Stewart & Trombone Shorty
Soulful Christmas- Ray Harris & the Fusion Experience
Let it Snow- the Diplomats of Sound
Joy to the Funk- RonKat Spearman’s Katdelic

Away in a Manger- Olympic Cyclone Band
All is Bright- Olympic Cyclone Band Ft. Fiona Egan
A Very Funky Christmas- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra
Ding Dong Merrily on High- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra
Dominick the Italian Christmas Donkey- Ray Allen & Lou Monte
Give us a Kiss- MJ Hibbert & the Validators
Double 0 Santa- Seks Bomba
Eggnog- Rory McBrides
Santa Claus- the Waistcoats
All I Want for Christmas- Timbuk 3
Away in a Manger- the Blind Boys of Alabama Ft. George Clinton
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer- Jack Johnson
Mele Kalikimaka- Nick Hexus
Santa’s Pissed off- Andy Dick & the Bitches of the Century

# Some Kid’s Request.


O’ Rosemary Tree

Celebrating December 25th like any other day…but here is what Mustapha has made me turn into:

Heleluyan- Cantus
Baby it’s Cold Outside- Little Hurricane
Blue Christmas- Bright Eyes

(Everybody’s Waitin’ For) the Man with the Bag- Black Prairie Ft. Sallie Ford
Sugar Plum Faeries- Harry Connick Jr.
Sleigh Ride- the DuPue Brothers Band
Linus & Lucy- the Dupue Brothers Band
Singing in the Land- Elizabeth Mitchell
Greensleeves- Joshua Bell Ft. Chick Corea
Amazing Grace- Joshua Bell Ft. Branford Marsalis

Lit it Snow- Dean Martin
Sleigh Ride- REO Speedwagon
Up on the House Top- Jimmy Buffett
Getting Ready For Christmas- Paul Simon
Merry Christmas, baby- Otis Redding
Christmas Time is Here Again- the Beatles
Blue Christmas- Miles Davis
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas- Ella Fitzgerald
Little Drummer Boy- Johnny Cash
Ring Them Bells- Bob Dylan
Holy Night/Little Drummer Boy/Auld Lang Syne- Jimi Hendrix
***Live on air conversation with Merry Mustapha of the Cleaning Crew***
Christmas Mornin’- Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus- Dan Hick & the Hot Licks
Boogie Woogie Santa- Maria Muldaur (live)
Winter Wonderland- Maria Muldaur (live)
Carolina Christmas- Squirrel Nut Zippers
Hot Christmas- Squirrel Nut Zippers


Under Scope

The second half of the other days proGram was the dissection of the sound…..and look at it under the microscope and decide what’s what..Here’s the what:

Homeless- Manu DiBango Ft. Ray Lema
Gnawoe- Orchestra Baobab
Chitima Nditakure- the Green Arrows
Chipo Chiroorwa- the Green Arrows
Perception- Catalyst
Tu Fin, Mi Comienzo- Ocote Soul Sounds W/Adrian Quesada
Ochimini- the Spam All Stars
Funky Tamazula- Nortec Collective
Jogaram O Caxanga- De Savoya Combo
Mi Barrio- La Casa
Chocolate- Pacifika (Adrian Quesada Remix)
We Rollin’- the Electric
A.B.C.- the Jackson 5 (Beatnick & K Salaam Remix)
Shove it- Lance Herbstrong Remix
Mmmm Yummy Yummy Yummy- Bunny Holiday
Makes me Wanna Scream- Basement Freaks
All Alone- Alice Russell (Captain Planet Remix)
Asheville- Dub is a Weapon
Watching the Wheels- Matisyahu
Killer Dope (SNL Excerpt)- Chevy Chase
Legalize it- Peter Tosh
Phantom of Ukraine- the Orb
Mother Nature- the Orb
Maenad- Kevin England
Beginning of the Middle- Tom Middleton
Madh Assalhin- DJ Cheb i Sabbah (the Zen Breaks Remix)
Overture- Club d’Elf
Scorpionic- Club d’Elf
Satan’s Church of Hypnotized Logic- MMW (Bill Laswell Remix)
Djebala Hills- Falu/John Zorn/Flea/Billy Martin


Creepin’ in with Arms

The first portion of the proGram took the a twist and turn into the evening with arms spread like a scarecrow….Here’s the way they went back & forth:

Carioca- Lou Pallo Ft. Frank Vignola
Bernie’s Tune- Tommy Emmanuel/Martin Taylor

Public Execution- Mouse
Moulty- Barbarians
7&7 is- the Standells
I Ain’t Gonna do it- Al Copley
Madison Blues- Fleetwood Mac (live 1969)
Disorder in the House- Warren Zevon
More Booty with Buddha- Swamp Cabbage (live in NYC)
Save your Son- the Juggs
Rocket Man- Red Elvises (live at the Great American Music Hall S.F. 3/26/99)
Neighbor Neighbor- Legion of Mary (live 12/15/1974 Emu Ballroom Eugene OR)
My Feet don’t Fail me Now- the Dirty Dozen Brass Band
It’s Later than you Think- Kermit Ruffins & Rebirth Brass Band
Ain’t Next to you- King Johnson
Traitors of Africa- Chopteeth Afrofunk Band (live)
The Grind- Karl Denson
The Kitchen is Closed- Moisturizer
He Hears the Ants- TriBeCaStan
Juni’s Calypso- TriBeCaStan
That Dream Again- the pickPocket Ensemble
Seriously- the pickPocket Ensemble
For you Blue- Doug Cox & Salil Bhatt
Mountain Song- Baka Beyond
Anastasia- Deep Forest
Cafe Europa- Deep Forest
Wave- Kodo


Red Blue Zap

Did another fill in for Mad Mad Marcus on his Rock n Soul Revue while he was out on soul assiGnment. We had SPACE QUEEN, Kim Manning ring in to discuss the new album, the process of being who she is where she is and how her family of P-Funk wanted to get behind her efforts on this release. Whether in the morning or in the evening, Kimmie & the G make for a great radio listen….besides, there also was some funkay tunes including a brand new debut track from SPACE QUEEN herself…..check what was done before the snow fell:

In you (I found a love)- Charles Bradley
Song of the Wind- Brian Jackson & the New Midnight Band Ft. Gregory Porter & Airto
Let it Come Naturally- George Soule
You Make the World I live in- George Soule
Little Yellow Taxi- Skeebo Knight
19, 20, 21- King Johnson
Suits me Fine- King Johnson
Karina- Menahan Street Band
The Traitor- Menahan Street Band
***Live on air chat with SPACE QUEEN, Kim Manning***
Tempered Like Steel- Kim Manning
Howlin’ with Fred- the Apples Ft. Fred Wesley
Golden Dunes- the Budos Band
The Whip- Dr. Lonnie Smith
Glassy Winged Sharpshooter- Robert Walter’s 20th Congress
Altitude- the New Mastersounds
Ford Mustard Cutter- Chris Joss
Keep on Digging- Chris Joss
3x’s Over- Big Ass Truck
Yums- Big Ass Truck
Because/Last Time Zone- Funkadelic
Butt a Butt- Parliment
Whole Lotta Shakin’- the P Funk All Stars Ft. Bobby Womack
Body & Mind- Frank Mitchell JR
Hanging with Roscoe- Big Pimp Jones
Herbremix- Herbal Nation
All We got- Brian Jackson & the New Midnight Band Ft. M1 & Martin Luther
Occupy Planet Earth- Brian Jackson & the New Midnight Band Ft. Chuck D & M1

and for a few more days listen to the show on the archives..goto Mad Marcus RnS Revue for 12/21


Soups Eye

During the second half of the proGram, we had a special treat…..friend of the proGram and P-Funk All Star, Miss Kim Manning rang in from her spaceship to play a little catch up. We spoke of the new album (which is also her new persona), SPACE QUEEN, which includes the brilliant work of Billy Tripplet…we also spoke of the perks of it all, a calendar of Kimmie….and there is not much better than making bridGe references and talkin’ the ins and outs of the music than with SPACE QUEEN. One of the perks for me is I was able to give the listeners a taste of two brand new, debut tracks on greenarrowradio……oh yeah, there was other sounds that grew out of the soups eye:

Fellini- Pork Tornado
-> Organ- Pork Tornado
-> Chained to a Stump- Pork Tornado
The Bronx- Booker T. Jones Ft. Lou Reed
North Carolina- the Poets of Rhythm
Things got to Get Better- the Transatlantics
It’s our Turn- Speedometer
Endless Dawn- Lord Echo
Be Thankful for What you got- Lipbone Redding & the Lipbone Orchestra
Consume- Kim Manning
***Live on air Conversation with Space Queen, Kim Manning***
Tempered Like Steel- Kim Manning
Zumi- Les Racquet
Prince of Peace- Ocote Soul Sounds with Adrian Quesada
Power to the People- Black Eyed Peas
Musicology- Prince
Get Up- Jazzatron (Sofija Knezevic Remix)
Crazy in Love (Mink Remix)- Swing Republic Ft. Karina Kappel
Demon Kitty Rag- Katzenjammer

Get Loose- Groovesession (live)
Coming Home- RAQ (live)


And Break

The feeling of this first half of the proGram is for those who start their breaks…..catch up on the time you have lost and the routines get broken and the voices of “those others you share space with weekly” go away. Here’s the beGinning to the break:

Escape Artist- Zoe Keating
Shady Grove- Jerry Garcia/David Grisman
Sweet Georgia Brown- Lou Pallo Ft. Johnny A
I Wish I Know how it Would Feel to be Free- Tommy Emmanuel/Martin Taylor

Illegal Smile- John Prine (live)
Raise the Dead- Caravan of Thieves
Make a Better World- Doug Cox & Salil Bhatt
Precious Time- Van Morrison
Ites- Corey Harris
Tea Bag Blues- Corey Harris
Feedbag- Swamp Cabbage (live in NYC)
Rub me Raw- Warren Zevon
Oops! Bo Diddley- Bo Diddley
Hoy Hoy Hoy- Al Copley
Blackjack Blues- Mos Def Ft. Keb Mo (live)
Freeprise- Little Barrie
I Really Need Love- the Bees (live)
The Night Bell with Lightning- David Lynch
All Tomorrow’s Parties- the Velvet Underground & Nico
the Triiger City Blues- Barry Adamson


A Different Yet Same

The bonus hour I received this week was considered just that…a bonus. The imaGe is often not the one you know but a perfect disguise is worn so your eyes like maGicians, play tricks on you. The final portion of the other days proGram has all the look of something similar…but was in fact……different like this:

El Mago- Federico Aubele Ft. Ilhan Ersahin
Transcendence- Thievery Corporation
Silhouette of Baska Voda- Carmen Rizzo
Koi Bole Ram Ram- Cheb i Sabbah
Toura Toura (the Medina Remix)- DJ Cheb i Sabbah
First Fires (Maya Jane Coles Remix)- Bonobo
So Here We Are- Nightmares on Wax

Time Moves on- Wax Poetic Ft. Jovanotti
Let’s Go Ft. Flex Matthews (Inst)- Qdup (DJ Love Remix)
The Upper Hand- Kraak & Smaak Ft. Capitol A

The Reply (Inst)- Prof
Nelson Mandela’s Bootcamp- Crow Gang
It’s Time- Latryx Ft. Zion I
Russian Doll Smokin’ interlude- Run DMT
Starlight Ft. Betty Black- Run DMT


We all Fall Down

The middle portion of the proGram brings out that infamous question of if you aren’t there…how do you really know….If a tree falls…well you know the rest…But in this is what came out of the falling down:

Dakota- Scott Sawyer Ft. Bruce Piephoff
Camelus- John Scofield

Giulia a Mon Amour- Calibro 35
What is that Feeling- Lord Echo
Feel Alive- The Sweet Vandals
Smilin’ While You’re Crying- the Poets of Rhythm

Daddy Rolling Stone- Small Change & DJ Reaganomics
Grinning in Your Face- Bahama Soul Club Ft. Ruthie Foster
Chant Inca (Alt 2)- Jef Gilson
The Hilo Bay Halfway (Scrimshire’s Hilo Bay All the Way Remix)- the Gene Dudley Group
Respect Mine- Blitz the Ambassador Ft. 20Syl/Emicida & T’akoto

Why got to War- William Onyeabor
Lavabo- Benjamin Siksou & the Horndogz
Floating Zzzzzz!- Kinny
Pain- Rahlou

Living on Both Sides- Ross McHenry
Hooligans (Nostalgia 77 Remix)- Mark de Clive Lowe Ft. Nia Andrews
Pretty Poison- Smoota

Let it Ride- the Robert Glasper Experiment Ft. Norah Jones
Beg Your Pardon America- Congo Sanchez Ft. Gil Scott Heron

Lovesick- Night Trains
Greenfinger- Dr. Bong


On the Scales

The first well, what turns out to be four hours….I filled in for Aldous and TMI as he was out on assiGnment ready to bring the under-reported what’s happenin’s to you next week…This set rode on the winGs of the scaled beast who has feathers that echo in sound….and yes…that was an entire eiGhteen minutes of Legion of Mary at the end of the first third….live from 1974 on this very date. Check what was in the feathers:

I Truly Understand- Jerry Garcia/David Grisman
September Song- Lou Pallo Ft. Billy F. Gibbons
Turn Turn Turn- My Morning Jacket
No Chance (Regret)- Lou Reed
Fleetwood Mac- Fleetwood Mac (live 1969 Chicago)
Pushin’ Too Hard- the Standells
Closet Disco Dancer- Red Elvises (live @ the Great American Music Hall)
Old Man Reefer- Les Racquet
Native Dreams- Rose Windows
Brand New Cadillac- the Clash

My Daddy Rocks Me- Trixie Smith
Special Delivery Stomp- Artie Shaw

Crawlin’- Untouchables
I’ll Get You, Too- Billy Emerson
Noah- Grainger Hunt

I Can’t Stand it- Bo Diddley
The Real Me- the F & G Band Ft. Sandra Taylor
What’s Going on- Donnie Hathaway (live at the Bitter End 1971)*
Who’s Gonna Save the World- Father’s Children
Boogie on Reggae Woman- Legion of Mary (live 12/14/1974 Paramount Theatre Portland, OR)

*previously unreleased.


before the paGe turns

not willing to forGet…the final set from this past show is a reminder that the calendar paGes will surely turn and soon enouGh it’ll be back…Here is what remembering reminded me of sounding like:

Tightrope- Marcus Miller Ft. Dr. John
“Lemme Try Your Bass”- SMV
Grits- SMV
Say What?- Ivan FUNKBOY Bodley
Steamed Water- Karl Denson
Norleans- Dr. Lonnie Smith
Wasineveritis- Buckshot Lefonque
James Brown (part I + II)- Buckshot Lefonque
Going the Distance- Menahan Street Band
Ghost Town- Hot 8 Brass Band
Slinky- Riot Jazz Brass Band
Bloody Knuckles- Raya Brass Band
This Train is Now- Raya Brass Band

Bool- Kuenta I. Tambu
Jackhammer- Kuenta I. Tambu
Blowing up the Spot (Ancient Astronauts Remix)- Fort Knox Five Ft. Akil Dasan

Mink Schmink- Kid Kasino Ft. Shea Soul
Put a Lid on it (Casper Remix)- Squirrel Nut Zippers

Long Gone Blues- Billie Holiday (GXR Remix)
Mende Chiraj (DJ Spinna Remix)- Jacques Schwarz Bart
Cab Calloway’s Flow (Asagava Remix)- Benjamin Siksou & the Horndogz
Give Thx- Nightmares on Wax
The Undertow- Big Something
Real Steel- See I
Black Magik- Juakali

We are Cold Inside- You are Plural



The music in the second part of the proGram….well, the actual start to the greenarrowradio-ness….was chosen by where the buG lands…chosen by this fella, the tunes give a feel of where we were to where one can find us…here is what it turned out to bee:

Dreadful Wind & Rain- Jerry Garcia/David Grisman
Sunny South Kensington- Donovan
Song for Lee- Paul Butterfield Blues Band
Dead Wrong- Delbert McClinton
Jamaican Mess Around- Jimmy Thackery & John Mooney
Whatever I am, You Made Me- Koko Taylor
Tears Baby- Johnny West
Hot Mamma- Brother’s Woodman’s Combo
Henry Lee- Betty James

Drifting- Fleetwood Mac (live in Chicago 1969)
Some Kinda Love- the Velvet Underground with Lou Reed (live 1969)
Power & Glory II- Lou Reed
Sugar Free Jazz- Soul Coughing
Damned to Hell- the John Butler Trio
There’ll Come a Time- the John Butler Trio
Flare Gun- Final Fantasy
For me to Say- Frida Hyvonen
Walkin’ with a Woman- Rose Windows
Wrong ‘Em Boyo- the Clash
I Wanna See You Bellydance- Red Elvises (live Great American Music Hall 3/26/99)
Season’s Change- Giant Panda Guerrilla Dub Squad (live 7/25/07 Fox Theater Boulder CO)
Comin’ in From the Cold, Yellowman- Yellowman (live in San Francisco)
Take a Stroll- Little Axe/Skip McDonald


Kids Around

Filled in for Rob Roberts aGain this morning and I decided to air two hours worth of sounds from around the globe. I see the kids plain’ with much of this…It was also nice to hear from several new listeners who just happened to catch on during this time.

Vinheta Noite- Badi Assad
Vinheta Corocao- Badi Assad

Punahoa Special- Sonny Lim
Gigantic Geometric Patterns- Kodo with Isao Tomita
Miyake- Kodo (live at the Acropolis 6/8/95)
Nobi- Kodo
Isa Lei- Ry Cooder & V.M. Bhatt
Aanandam- Debashish Bhattacharya
Return From the Fair- Ravi Shankar
Camel- Ravi Shankar
Title- Ravi Shankar
Gat in Rupak (7 Beat)- Anoushka Shankar (live @ Carnegie Hall)
Hora- Kálmán Balogh & The Gipsy Cimbalom Band
The Lark- Kálmán Balogh & The Gipsy Cimbalom Band
Land’s End- Baka Beyond
Queen Bee- Taj Mahal & Toumani Diabate (live @ Kennedy Center)
Monsieur Le Maire de Niafunke- Ali Farka Toure & Toumani Diabate
N’tumbara- Ali Farka Toure
Hi Lite- Manu DiBango Ft. King Sunny Ade
Kettodee- Baaba Maal & Mansour Seck
Mariorias- Bonga
Ndongoy Daara- Orchestra Baobab
We Miss You Mandela- Chicco
Allah Wak Barr- Ofo & the Black Co.
Cosa Nostra- Erlan Chaves


Berry Branch Pick Up

I want to thank friend of the proGram, Mr. Tony Bunn for being a fantastic guest on the show…We spoke of his time touring with Sun Ra, his work with Delmar Brown & Tony Williams and the path to follow after the release a few years back of Small Worlds. We have proven many times over just how true that saying is. The music of the proGram followed it’s first half down a mostly jazzed up route with time to break off and blaze a trail unknown and never tread upon.

Boggy Creek Bop- Snap
Off Color- the Microscopic Septet
Dill Pickle Tango- the Microscopic Septet
Weary Blues- the Fat Babies
Dizzy’s Dashiki- Poncho Sanchez & Terence Blanchard
Dos Caminos- Omar Sosa
Blues for Brother G. Jackson- Archie Shepp Attica Blues Orchestra (live 9/9/12)
Ghaita Blues- Bachir Attar, Billy Martin & Dave Dreiwitz
Taurus the 20th- Rufus Harley
Dirty Fingers- Jim Alfredson’s Dirty Fingers
Redemption- Marcus Miller
Pee Wee (revisited)- Tony Bunn
Small World- Tony Bunn
***Live on air Conversation with Tony Bunn***
Got me a Black Woman- Tony Bunn
Big Chief- Skeebo Knight
Joe Dunn- Scott Sawyer
Heroin- Todd Clouser’s A Love Electric
Sunday School- Karl Denson
D Shuffle Jam- Christian McBride Band (live)


MorninG Jazz Angled

The corner kick….the baseball diamond and SUM morninG jazz voice part I. Ahhhh open schedule provides the opportunity to angle thinGs differently in a library raid…Here is what the first half went like:

As Many Worlds- Thollem/Parker/Cline
the Masks- Phillip Johnston
Do Not Disturb- the Nick Mazzarella Trio
Small Table Rules- Joel Harrison/Lorenzo Feliciati/Cuong Vu/Roy Powell/Dan Weiss
Macaca Please- Vijay Iyer
Saxophone Reprise- Paul Winter Consort
Frame Drums (cedar grove dance)- Paul Winter Consort
Elephant Dance- Paul Winter Consort
The Understanding- Jaleel Shaw
Song for Sid- Jaleel Shaw

Desperate Desire- Carl Allen & Rodney Whitaker
Short Story- Joe Henderson
Long Away & Far Away- Sonny Rollins
I’m Old Fashioned- Reggie Quinerly
Misterioso- Bill Frisell/Ron Carter/Paul Motian
Maharimba- Emil Richards & the Microtonal Blues Band
Enjoy, Enjoy- Emil Richards & the Microtonal Blues Band
B and G (midwestern night’s dream)- G.Burton/P.Metheny/S.Swallow/A.Sanchez (live)


Stack ‘Em Up

The leftovers were piled hiGh for so many, including my music bag that I decided to feature a similar sound for the beGinning to the second half of the show. Towards the end…. the inevitable funk sneaks itself into the ear….

Red Rooster- the Bluesmasters Ft. Mickey Thomas
I Just Wanna Make Love to you- Boston Blues Works Ft. Rebecca Muir

Painted On- the Fabulous Thunderbirds
Sure Tastes Good to me- Tim Elliott & the Troublemakers
Oh Louise- Jimmy Thackery & John Mooney
Harley Davidson Blues- Canned Heat (live)
Watch Out- Fleetwood Mac
I’m A Stranger (and I love the night)- Scrapomatic
Roxanne- the Police (live in Atlanta)
Cupid’s Greatest Thief- Jamie McLean
Cremation (ashes to ashes)- Lou Reed
Don’t Let me be Misunderstood- Eric Burdon & Jenny Lewis
Sneaky Freak- Imelda May
I Don’t Want Love- Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks Ft. Brian Setzer
Stomping Grounds- Bela Fleck & the Flecktones (live)
Tear me Down- Gov’t Mule Ft. Bootsy Collins
Downtown Soulville- Small Change & DJ Reaganomics
Discern Define- the Poets of Rhythm
Run Around- Mop Mop Ft. Fred Wesley & Anthony Joseph
Ottobre- Funky Mama

Afrocat- The Fontenellas
Cairo Uprising- the Liberators
Digital Haircut- Lord Echo

Alignment- Scrimshire Ft. Stac (Gene Dudley Remix)
Hard Swing Travellin’ Man- Brenda Boykin (Smoove Remix)