Brush Froze

The final portion of the other days proGram was prompted by the this inside of that…where surprise meets groove and you feel the other not the same…a big greenarrowradio thank you to Dark Star Orchestra’s Drummer, Rob Koritz for being a guest. We spoke of the show this Thursday 1/30/at the Barrymore, the upcoming event in Jamaica (with Steel Pulse) and how the band is more of a book with new pages written and read each night. Find your spot and mark it:

Hey Gringo- Chorchester
V Neck Sweater- the Greyboy All Stars
The Magic is Gone Hammond Reprise- Chris Read Ft. the So Much Soul Players

March of the Reptoids!- Spiritual Rez
The Rapture!- Spiritual Rez
Who’s Gonna Come?- Spiritual Rez

Protect my Crown- Daniel Bambaata Marley
Hold on to My Love- Mighty Mystic Ft the Thunder Band
Segue?- Nakany Kanté
Blue Winter- Agachiko

Musango Mune Hangaiwa- the Green Arrows
Diarabi- Manu DiBango Ft. Bonga/Touré Kunda
Guns & Pangas- the Kalahari Surfers Ft. Nelson Mandela
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down- Legion of Mary (live 15/15/1974)
Beat it on Down the Line- Dark Star Orchestra (live 2/3/2010 Minneapolis)
***Live on air Chat with DSO Drummer, Rob Koritz***
New Orleans- Dark Star Orchestra (live 2/20/2010 Charlotte)
Deal- Dark Star Orchestra (live 2/10/2010 Madison WI)
Black Bong- Maurice Caldwell Jr.
BMF- Pornfunk


Frozen in Thyme

The first half of today’s proGram was the picture of the exact moment the frozen got froze….

No One Else- Hurray for the Riff Raff
Dad Claps at the Mom Prom- Sun Club
Spring Diamond- Sun Club
Boys in the Wood- Black Lips
Fortress- Invisible Days

Everybody’s Talkin’- Tracy Bonham
Everything’s Got ‘Em- Stellacutta

Maid Song- Cibo Matto
Boonville Stomp- Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang

Come & Love- Arthur Louis Ft. Eric Clapton
Live- Lenny Kravitz
**Live on air conversation with DJ Birthday Boy and DJ Jazzy Rachael**
Tempered Like Steel- Kim Manning
Mamma Knows Best- Jessie.J
Light is Faster Than Sound- Big Brother & the Holding Company (live 1968 Carousel Ballroom)
Jelly 292- Jimi Hendrix
Lone Ge- Naying Mahjong
I Quit- Jessica Childress
**Sharon Jones greenarrowradio promo**
Retreat!- Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Wallow in the Myrrh- the Poets of Rhythm

If You Were Mine- Thao
Creation- El Michels Affair


Starred Darkness

In the early morning, the fill in time peeked throuGh the clouds with the briGhtness of the one shing star…That enerGy was stored in the two hours before the reGular show to get that enerGy back out from where it oriGinates:

Desyatnikov:Dominical- Giden Kremer
Lecuona:Tabu- the Kronos Quartet
July 1- Wayne Horvitz Gravitas Quartet
Lament- Omar Sosa
Circle in a Square- Lauren Kinhan Ft. Will Lee & Randy Brecker
Concerto No.1 Pt. 2- Chick Corea with the London Philharmonic Orchestra
Bleeker Street Theme- the Mike LeDonne Trio (live at Cory Weeds Cellar Jazz Club)
A Sleepin’ Bee- Keith Jarrett/Gary Peacock/Jack DeJohnette (ive)
Jane Fonda Called Again- the New Gary Burton Quartet
Seducing the Queen of Bohemia- Eldad Tarmu Chamber Jazz Ensemble
Walky Talky- Rob Fried Ft. Randy Brecker
All Blues- Kevin Eubanks/Gary Burton/Carl Allen/Rodney Whitaker (live Detroit Jazz Fest 2012)
Sweedish Schnapps- Charlie Parker
Laird Baird- Charlie Parker
Trane’s Slo Blues- John Coltrane
Stompin’ at the Savoy- Billy Taylor & Gerry Mulligan (live at MCG)
J Dillalude- Robert Glasper
Silly Rabbit- Robert Glasper
Nur Al Anward- William Parker & Hamid Drake
Piercing the Veil- William Parker & Hamid Drake
Chabiba- Joe Zawinul & the Zawinul Syndicate (live at Joe Zawinul’s Birdland)
Boogie Woogie Waltz- Joe Zawinul & the Zawinul Syndicate (live at Joe Zawinul’s Birdland)


Cold Stolen Color

the second half of the Monday fill in proGram reminds us to be thankful for some color:

Blues Etude- B3
Endless Summer- John Scofield

What is Life- Fiction Trio
Wynona’s Big Brown Beaver- Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang
Valley of the Jig- the String Cheese Incident
Peaches- Gangstagrass Ft. Chrome Cowgirl & R Son

The Power of Rumor (Leonard is Lost)- Latryx
Just Steps- Stepbrothers

Now You Want More- Break Science Ft. Citizen Chance
Streets Get Warmer (Agitated by Ross Orton & Pipes)- Toddla T
Descended From Myth- RJD2
The Ambassadors- MC Zulu
the Lost Train- Basement Freaks
Eh Hawa- DJ Sol Rising Ft. Hina Patel
Oh Yes I Will- Ed Meme

Radio Free DC- Fort Knox Five Ft. Afrika Bambaataa & King Kamonzi (A.Skillz/Krafty Kuts Remix)
Bohemia Junction- Bombay Dub Orchestra (Vlastur Remix)

March of the Idiots- Ariya Astrobeat Arkestra
Forever Unanswered- Eccodek Ft. Meral Mert (Rise Ashen Remix)
Ajde Jano- Nistha Raj
My Warfare Will Soon be Over- Martha Redbone Roots Project

Rainy Day Woman- Kocani Orkestar
Alhalim (Suite)- Débruit & Alsarah
Alkoan Baladi- Débruit & Alsarah


Pupil Fire

The first half of the fill in show on Martin Luther King Jr. Day had that look in its eye…..I hope I put the fire in your ear:

Ranger- Don Peris
Turn Your Lights Down Low- Jim Jones
Love- Beck

Sex Objekt- Linnea Olsson
Very Cruel- Polica
Deja Vu- Cibo Matto
Saide Ways- Is/Is

Las Abejas- Jason Vieaux
Little Finger- Lefty Jones Band
1941- Jenny O
Me and My Arrow- the Mommyheads

Ma Mere- G Love
Live- Lenny Kravitz
Money- Gary Hoey
Monologue- Beluga
Godzilla- Diego Garcia
Time Bomb- Rancid
I Don’t Understand- the Chesterfield Kings
Light Up or Leave me Alone- Freddy Jones Band
Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gives Me- Sidney Bechet
Big Noise from Winnetka- Bob Crosby
It Don’t Mean a Thing if it Ain’t got that Swing- Lionel Hampton (Jazz Reconstruction Remix)

Wake the Neighbors- Kris Bowers
Tradition- David Krakauer



The second half from the other day’s proGram is the yodel in the snowflaked sky:

Jealous Guy- Donny Hathaway (live @the Bitter End)
Put Everything Together- Plus
Easy Easy Easy- Timothy McNealy
**Sharon Jones Greenarrowradio Promo**
Get Up and Get Out- Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Signed Sealed Delivered, I’m Yours- Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Choking on a Piece of Meet Pt.2- the Poets of Rhythm

JB- Mark Mosley
Straight Cold Player- Lenny Kravitz
Stealthy (Knees & Toes)- Mamarazzi
Calling All Units to Broccolino- Calibro 35
Rejuiced Phat Shake- Nick Pride & the Pimptones

G Major Song- B3
Hair of the Dog- Me’Shell Ndegéocello
Mass Transit- Me’Shell Ndegéocello
Si Tu Vois Ma Mère- David Krakauen
Touch of Tenderness- Baker’s Dozen
Maybe- the Tao of Groove
Cali Green- Mighty Mystic
Obatala- Bobi Céspedes.
Dos Caminos- Omar Sosa & the New Afrocuban Quartet (live in Japan)
Pata Pata- Manu DiBango Ft. Kaïssa Doumbe
Atchan Hain- Angelique Kidjo
Mmalo We- Bayete & Jabu Khanyile


Window Outside

The first half of the proGram has a mysterious feel to it….an almost…”is that him” feeling…perhaps the sound outside the window sometimes sneaks itself in somehow…Here is what slipped in and maybe you should look lonGer and harder out the window to check….

Danza Caracteristica- Jason Vieux
All Blues- Scott Marischen
Woody- Hayden
Ashes- Belle Brigade

Happy or Lonesome- Valerie June
The Chain- Brandi Carlile
Sweethaven- Rasputina

She Used to Love me a Lot- Johnny Cash
One Toke Over the Line- the Rainmakers Ft. Brewer & Shipley
As I Lay Dying- Beat Circus
South Carolina- John Linnell
Cocaine Blues- Hank Williams III
Four Foot Shack- Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang
Man in the Box- Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang
Photosynthesis- Beluga
Check In- Cibo Matto

Blueberry Hill- Elton John
Rock and Roll Doctor- Little Feat
Payin’ my Dues- Mem Shannon (live at Tipitinas)
Keep that Music Playin’- James Andrews Ft. Cyril Neville
You and I (outta this place)- Trombone Shorty


Planetary Discovery

Filled in for Rob Roberts and the Morning Show and put out the telescope and focused in on a new found sound…the surface has these jazzy and interesting sounds to it:

Well Determined Exceptions- Jeff Kaiser & Phil Skaller
Thollem’s Keyngdrum with Csendes- Thollem’s Electric Keyngdrum Overdrive
Al’Aita- Howard Shore & London Philharmonic Orchestra

Tabla Suite- The Giuseppe Logan Quartet
Mobius Trip- Imaginary Homeland
Primary Colors- Jane Ira Bloom
Pocketful of Harlem- Lauren Kinhan Ft. Will Lee & Chuck Loeb

BeJazzo Gets a Facelift- NRG Ensemble
Stop This Train- Joshua Redman
Birdhouse 1- Matana Roberts
Regrets- Shirantha Beddage
The Source- Kendrick Scott Oracle Ft. Robert Glasper
Summertime- Miles Davis (original mono recording)
Montana/Edgar Wildcats- Montana Wild Cats

Humility- Omar Sosa
I Mean You!- Dick Hyman & Ken Peplowski (live at the Kitano)
21 Extra Days of Summer- Rimbombante
For Cootie & Clark- James Zollar
Bilhete- James Zollar Ft. Nabuko Kiryu & Gregoire Maret
Skarkiselk- B’Snorkestra

Honky Tonk-Tia Fuller/Carl Allen/Rodney Whitaker/Aaron Diehl/Gary Burton/Sean Jones/Kevin Eubanks/Evan Perri/Diego Rivera (live 2012 Detroit Jazz Fest)
Ham Hocks & Cabbage- Christian McBride Trio
Common Ground- the New Gary Burton Quartet (live 2011 Detroit Jazz Fest)


Cookin’ it Up in Soup

DJ Ellery had company as DJ Vivek joined her in the studio for the second half of the proGram. We Talked to Vivek about his recent individual project on the movie world…gave us a little behind the scenes on that topic and I actually filled two requests as both special DJ’s co-hosts got one they asked for, Ellery got a little reggae and Vivek something with an Indian flavor. The experience was as good as what that cookin’ soup smells like…Here’s the musical inGredients added:

Party- Lack of Afro
the Return of the Iron Monkey- Trio Valore
Honeycomb- David Krakauer

Baby, I love You- Angelique Kidjo Ft. Diane Reeves
The Elder Negro Speaks- N.O. Jazz Orchestra/Dillard University Choir/Irvin Mayfield (live Mardi Gras ’09)
Slots- Revolutionary Snake Ensemble
The Big Time Stuff- James Andrews
Say This to Say That- Trombone Shorty
Devil’s Tale- Adrian Raso & Fanfare Ciocarlia
Girls From Petrcane- Riot Jazz Brass Band
Locks & Latches- Raya Brass Band

Paris Ragtime- Beluga
Pocket Full of Bones- Todd Clouser

Diarabi Niami- Habib Koite
Happy Mighty Mystic
In Jyoti’s Name- Anoushka Shankar

Heavyweight- the Kalghan Surfers w/Lesego Rampdokeng
When You Come Back- Vusi Mahlasela
Wailers- Amiri Baraka
I Want You- Burma Orchestra Saing
Father of Night- Aboriginal People Yolingu of Yalakum


Polar Bear Roam

Today I had a special guest DJ in the studio helping to make the ray D Ohhh maGic. DJ Ellery hung out for the duration talkin’ about how at her birthday, she asks her friends to not give her any presents but to donate to keeping the polar bears safe….we also discussed her recent research work on cartoonists/cartoons and I even let her do the interviewing, she asked me all kinds of great questions which maybe opened up the world of the G to the listeners that usually stays a little in the backGround…There also was SUM music..Here’s what we shared during the first half of the proGram:

Butterfly- Lenny Kravitz
Petrified Man- Beat Circus
I’ll Walk a Mile- Bob Marriot
My Blue Heaven- Norah Jones
Honey Chile- Lucinda Williams
Heart of Colfax- Andy Palmer
Tobacco Road- Blue Magoos
Early in the Morning- Langhorne Slim
Jump into the Fire- Low Cut Connie
On the Road- the String Cheese Incident

Then There’s the Truth- EG Kight
Night Life- B.B. King with Willie Nelson
Starve to Death- Chris Whitley
South Carolina- Poets of Rhythm
Now I see- Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Little Ghetto Boy (live)- Donny Hathaway

Call it Static- Quincy Bright
So Glad- the Evil DJ’s
West L.A. Fadeaway- Keller Williams w/More Than a Little (live)


What Landed There

The second half of yesterday’s proGram left listeners asking “What Landed There?” as the ear path ran across a marking unknown to the before of our knowledGe…These sounds come in peace and well, grooves:

You’ll be Lonely- Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
How Do I Let a Good man Down- Soul Alley
We Get Along- Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Stay- Erykah Badu (live)
I Feel Love- Keller Williams & More Than a Little (live)
Pay Party- Mr. Fiddler Ft. George Clinton & Blackbird McKinght
Lotus Flower- Blackalicious Ft. George Clinton
Broken Piano- Bahama Soul Club
Vampires- Ocote Soul Sounds w/Adrian Quesada
Chevere Que Chevere- Joe Bataan
Homenagem a Mongo- Som Tres
Meeting DJ Kensei- Omar Sosa & the New Afrocuban Quartet (live in Japan)
Say What- Aphrodesia
Wasara Wasara- the Green Arrows
Biko- Manu DiBango Ft. Alex Brown/Peter Gabriel/Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Vuka Vuka- the Manhatten Brothers
De Makeba- the Jazz Dazzlers
Toyi Toyi Mix- the African National Congress Choir
Aguas de Marco- Trio Mocotó
Geraldine’s Routine- Tape Five
Via Con Me- Swingrowers

Smug- Poliça
Monsoon- Anoushka Shankar
Take the Space Trane- Mark de Clive Lowe & the Rotterdam Jazz Orchestra


Seeing Double

The first half of today’s proGram had me rubbin’ my eyes to check if the double was real…think the dial is set just riGht:

Dinosaur- Linnea Olsson
Ice Dancing (for Torvill & Dean)- Jane Ira Bloom
Willkommen- David Krakauer
Tony Speaks- Scott Sawyer

Woody’s- Skeebo Knight
I Wish I Knew How it Would Feel to be Free- Tommy Emmanuel/Martin Taylor
Put on my Shoes- Mary Ann Fisher
It Only Hurts a Little While- Little Willie John

Slide Blues- Botafogo
Idlewild Blues (don’tcha worry ’bout me)- Outkast
Dangerous Mood- B.B. King w/Joe Cocker
Girls- the Chocolate Watchbands
When the Morning Turns to Night- Lenny Kravitz
Hanging on the Telephone- Blondie
Pistol Storm- Todd Clouser
Thollem’s Keyngdrum with Schonberg- Thollem’s Electric Keyngdrum Overdrive

Back Wata Blues- Irma Thomas
Do the Fat Tuesday- Kermit Ruffins (live Mardi Gras 2009)
Vieux Carre- Trombone Shorty
Funky Power- Gulo Čar
Time Wasting- Baby Charles
Serengeti Stroke- the Poets of Rhythm

Gotta Clean up the World Pt.1- Funky Music Machine


beatsNgrooves knock down

the second part of the beatsNgrooves open schedule fill in hit the spots so hard it knocked ’em riGht off:

Simphiwe’s Theme- Asheru
Doglude- the Mighty Underdogs
Folks- the Mighty Underdogs
Status Symbol- the Mighty Underdogs
Welcome to Razorblade City- Lifesavas
No Surprise- Lifesavas
Nebula’s Eye- Latryx Ft. O.A.K. & Joyo Velarde
Watershed Moment- Latryx Ft. the Gift of Gab

Universe- Bone Thugs and Harmony
We Want Eazy- Eazy E with NWA
Someday- Aram Danesh & the Superhuman Crew Ft. Destani Wolf
City Feel Proud- Raashan Ahmad Ft. Chali 2na
Get Up- Deviants of Reality
What I Do- Count Bass D
Either we Together or we Ain’t (S1W Stepstrumental)- Public Enemy
Either You Get it by Now or you Don’t- Public Enemy
Bring that Beat Back- Public Enemy
Ever Ready- David Last Vs. MC Zulu
Talk Positive- MC Zulu
Put the Sound Around me- Rithma Ft. Nica Brooke
My Gun- Dub Gabriel Ft. Warrior Queen & Dr. Israel
Cheep Thrills (Underdog Remix)- New Kingdom
El O’Man Boogaloo- Omegaman
Amen (Hit That Koochy)- Ashley Beedle Ft. Zed Bias
Dett (Shock Tribute)- Ashley Beedle Ft. Zed Bias & Ricardo da Force

Bisa- Blitz the Ambassador Ft. Nneka & Ty
Royalty- Blitz the Ambassador

Instar (Replex)- Club d’Elf
Propellor- Club d’Elf
Break on Through- the Doors (Lance Herbstrong Remix)
Never Play with Scratches- Ruckus Roboticus
Here we GO- Ruckus Roboticus
CHASM- Ryuichi Sakamoto
+pantonal- Ryuichi Sakamoto
Babylon (into a Groove)- Nu Rhythmix
Music is Your Life (keep on dancin’)- Angel Moraes Ft. Dana Divine
Dubalicious- Lurob
Gary’s Groove- Olivier Desmet & Chuck Diesel
Skeleton Keys- Public Access


Atop beatsNgrooves

The first half of this open schedule beatsNgrooves proGram has the tips of your trees in mind….givin’ your feet time to move but there is much reflection coiled up in them pine-cones…This is how I took care of it:

Keep it Coming- B.B. King with Heavy D.
Move on Up- Angelique Kidjo Ft. John Legend & Bono
Why’s it so Hard- Madonna
Freezer- Supreme Beings of Leisure
Mind Melt- Deee Lite
When you Told me You Love me- Deee Lite
Fake is the New Real- Alice Smith
Dinosaurs- Bonobo
Alone in Da Sun- Beat Spacek
Heavy Girl (agitated by Ross Orton & Pipes)- Toddla T.
A Beautiful Mine (theme from Mad Men)- RJD2
A Lot of Night Ahead of you- RJD2

Reel 4 Break 3- Pretty Lights
Build Break Burn- Lotus

Valeria Victrix- Eoto
Metro- the Crystal Method
After Hours- the Crystal Method
Brain Reaction- Break Science Ft. Redman & Lettuce

Red Light Streets- Basement Freaks
The Big Score- Fort Knox Five (Dropped Remix)
Your Body- Kraak & Smaak

Powers- Blackalicious Ft. Ledsi & KWEEN
Henpecked- Mr. Fiddler
Love- DJ Sol Rising
Perhaps (someday the roof will get fixed)- Charlie Parker (Reconstructed by Dan the Automator)
Drinkin’ Wine- the Beastie Boys
Music is a Medicine- BLVD
Ohm Word Bound- Souleye & Sleepyhead
In Her Elizabeth- Ursula Rucker Ft. Daniel GRAVY Thomas
Philadelphia Child- Ursula Rucker
Get Free- Desdamona & Big Jess
Infinity- Ill Chemistry
Pacifics- Digable Planets
Life is a Musical- Outkast


Fly be Free

The final set from the Monday show is takinG the sounds and letting them blow in the grOOvey breeze….just put on a facemask and lay down for a little while and see how it moves you….BE FREE:

Pride and Joy- Albert King with Stevie Ray Vaughn (in session)
Sugar- EG Kight
Think About Love- NRG Band (live)
Till Victory- Patti Smith Group
Dahlia- the Dude of Life and Phish
Muhammad Ali- Big Head Todd & the Monsters
Make Fire- the Radiators (live at Tipitina’s)
Sweetest Smile & the Funkiest Style- Soul Alley
Let’s Groove- Donny Hathaway
Let’s Jam- Keller Williams & More Than a Little (live)

Mystery Train- Legion of Mary (live 12/14/1974)
Sex Machine- James Brown (live L’Olympia Paris 3/8/71)
Super Bad- James Brown (live L’Olympia Paris 03/08/71)
Get the Picture- Trombone Shorty
Some Iko- Henry Butler (live Mardi Gras 2009)
King of the Second Line- Dr. Michael White (live Mardi Gras 09)
Baby 81- Moisturizer
Mandanglina Ft. Indio Picaro- Sven Barth & Induce
Interlewd 2 (the Boob Groove)- Sven Barth & Induce
Run For Cover- Marcus Miller (live)
Juicy- Russel Blake
Highway 75- Chris Joss
Psychotic Reaction- Count 5
Danger- AC↕DC
Bring it on Home- Dread Zeppelin
Run Like Hell- Pink Floyd (live)