Buzzed aGain

Awww shucks, what’s the buzzin’ sound…the middle portion of the proGram features what’s the bees are talkin’ about:

Power of Soul- Umphrey’s Mcgee (live 4/12/2014, Wanee Festival)
The Devil You Know- JJ Grey & Mofro
Work it- Hurricane Ruth
One Wrong Turn- Rick Estrin & the Nightcats
Here we go Y’all- Grady Champion
Til the River Starts to Overflow- Kirby Sewell Band

Southern Central Blues- Vaneese Thomas
Reach Out- Missy Andersen
Bright Eyes, Black Soul- the Lovers Key

Do Your Thing- Papa Mali
Memphis Underground- Soul Summit Ft. Karl Denson & Sherrod Barnes (live at the Berks Jazz Fest)
Mississippi- Sheila Brady
What a Wonderful World- Dr. John Ft. Blind Boys of Alabama & Nicholas Payton

Somebody’s Gonna Burn Ya- Cold, Bold & Together
Funky Virginia- Sir Guy
Working for My Bay (Uptempo)- Lenis Guess
That’s Still Mama- Cody ChesnuTT
Under Our Eyes- Hugh Gledhill (Inst)

Got to Work- Revolution Compared to What
Whistle Bump- Deodato
Freedom- Lack of Afro Ft. Jack Tyson Charles
Givin’ up Food for Funk- the JB’s


A Fine Line

The first third of today’s proGram has the lines of all shapes entangled into one:

Althea- Grateful Grass (live)
Smoke Under the Water- Big Daddy Love

Candy Man- Mississippi John Hurt
The Crystal Ship- Robyn Hitchcock
Way Down in the Hole- Tom Waits w/the Kronos Quartet Ft. Greg Cohen (live 9/21/03)
Whole Thing (Original Mix)- Peter Gabriel
Major Roxy- Rubblebucket
The Right Thing did me Wrong- Gemma Ray
A Quiet Chill- Cold Specks

Stronger Than That- Bahamas
God Advice- the Growlers
Drag Race Face- Astrid Young
Knock You From Your Mountain- Elephant Stone
Nite After Nite- Go Music Go

Something Else Again- Richie Havens
Of a Simple Mind- Garaj Mahal (live 8/3/02 Great American Music Hall)
Cwm Cadlan- Soft Hearted Scientists
Wait For my Love- The Higher State
Lion’s Den- Superfrog

Space- Merl Saunders/Jerry Garcia/John Kahn/Bill Vitt (live 7/73 Keystone)


Oh Maya Goodness

I want to thank the phenomenal Maya Beiser for being a guest on the proGram…She has a brand new release titled “Uncovered”….It features her way of sharing some classic rocks staples. She elaborated on how she makes the music work toGether with herself..we shared tales of songs and how they shaped us personally and her work as an artist promoting awareness on real issues. I am thankful for people like her and glad they let me share their ways with others. Here’s what happened along with her visit:

United Nations Series- Ravi Shankar w/Yehudi Menuhin (live)
Muzzarella- Caveman
Tavasz Tavasz- Marta Sebestyen
Asalto Naviderio- El Gran Combo
Mirror Mirror- Golem
Sukhyi Dub- DakhaBrakha
Baby- DakhaBrakha

Vevela- Te Vaka
Reclaim the Thunder- Taina Asili Y La Banda Rebel
Mama Guerrilla- Taina Asili Y La Banda Rebel
Bombay Street Sound- Dissidenten
Lost Hindu Tapes- Dissidenten
Adderly Straat- Barry Van Zyl
Udu Chant- Mickey Hart
Gharana- Badmarsh & Shri
Lithium- Maya Beiser
Back in Black- Maya Beiser

**Live on air Conversation with Maya Beiser**
Little Wing- Maya Beiser
Kashmir- robiN EubAnks


All We Are Is

branches in the breeze….wave on in the first half of this Early Sunday Morning Open Schedule fill in….wave on:

Dream Intro- Mora Smiley & VOCO
They’re Red Hot- Mora Smiley & VOCO

Russian Tourists not in Line- Mats/Morgan
This Roofus- Led Bib
The Owl- Ideal Bread
Star Turn- the Microscopic Septet

Regenesis- Tal Gur
Time Tuning Day 2- Tal Gur

Solo Two- Jason Adasiewicz’s Sun Rooms
Hi Touch- Jason Adasiewicz’s Sun Rooms
Banana Funk- the Craig Scott Quintet (live)
El Albaicin- Orbert Davis’ Chicago Jazz Philharmonic Ensemble
The Drum Thunder (Minature Suite)- Art Blakey & the Jazz Messenger
Cookin’ at the COntinental- Horace Silver
Out Front- Jason Moran (live)
Wru- Aruan Ortiz Quartet
Metatron Angel of Presence- Tumi Mogorosi
Chant Inca- Jef Gilson & Malagasy (live)
Coyote Hearing- Marco Benevento
Freedom Groove- Zebrina

Bombs Over Baghdad- Steve Bailey
La Historia de Amor y Familia Pt. 1- Russel Blake
From the Land of Sand- Jamaaladeen Tacuma
So What- Marcus Miller (live)
Legacy- Chick Corea
Beyond All Limits- Paul Carr
The Sweeter the Lovin’, the Darker the Roux- Benjamin Lapidus & Kari


Downside Upper

The second half of the proGram had me wondering if things were riGht-side up-side downside…..riGht? The musical direction is not one that gets me lost, when you’re always found…it’s can’t happen:

Lonely Dreamers- Myles Sanko
Save my Soul- Myles Sanko

Give it Up- Lee Dorsey
“Ca’Ba’ Dab”- Soul Swingers
Intro- Ebony Ebony Rhythm Band
Let’s Go (it’s summer time)- James Reese & the Progressions
Time Stars Now- Hugh Gledhill Ft. Mudibu
Thank Goodness Gotta Good Woman- Page One

Spreadin’ Honey- Charles Wright & the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band
Summer Madness- Kool & the Gang
Work Your Thing out- the Lucky Hearts & Jimmy Johnson
Funk if I know- Michael Ray & the Cosmic Krewe
Big Shirley- Lowdown Brass Band
Jungle’s Journey- Cocek Brass Band

Smells Like Teen Spirit- the Josh Roseman Unit
Summertime- Maya Beiser
Hey You- Galactic Achievement Society
A New Machine (empty space:welcome to the machine mix)- Floydhead
Draft Culture- Dorian Concept
Wired- Jon Phonics
Janeiro (Marbeya Headphone Remix)- Sliva

greenarrowradio theme- mister rourke
Bring on the Love (freestyle mix)- The Rub Ft. Tatrana Owens
Sleepless- Flume Ft. Twin Shadow & Jezzabell Doran
Sundown- Tricky

Love Wave- Tom Tom Club
Post Houmous- Morcheeba
Dark Matter- Ladybug Mecca
Uncountably Infinite- MOA Ft. Jesse Lewis
All the Flowers- Dada X Oppi
Colonize the Moon- Busdriver Ft. Pegasus Warning

Mork Signing Off (losing a friend)- Robin Williams


Watertower Plot

The first half of the proGram had it’s mind thinking about the view from atop that tower…what one could see…what one could do.

Jack Straw- Grateful Grass (live)
Cocaine- Dave Van Ronk (live)
Make me Smile (Come up & See me)- Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel
Home (Leave the Lights on)- Field Report
Somebody to Break Your Heart- Robyn Hitchcock

Everybody Hell- Joel Jerome
Little Record Girl- Bahamas

Round & Round- the Rolling Stones
Love the Way You Roll- the Alexis P. Suter Band
Put Love On Your Guest List- Generation Blues Experience

Girl with a New Tattoo- Kirby Sewell Band
Ten Dollars- Grady Champion
Watermelon, Barbeque & Beer (remix)- Duncan Street

A Woman of the Blues- Curtis Salgado
Freight Train BVlues- David Vest
Good Morning School Girl- the Reverend Shawn Amos
Wrap Your Arms Around me- Vanesse Thomas

Intermediate State- Elephant Stone
Child of Nature (Om Namah Shivaya)- Elephant Stone

Radio I- King Crimson
Coda:Marine 475- King Crimson
Elephants- Adrian Belew
Under the Spell of the Handout- Cody ChesnuTT
No One is to Blame- Marco Benevento
Everything (On the sly remix)- Miles Tackett


Leaf Red Level

The second set from the Sunday early morning open schedule fill in took a turn down the lane of the unknown and other side of the world, riGht up into the upper space as I had a chance to chat with Richard Leo Johnson about his latest release “Celeste”. This other place in space soundscape is rendered wonderful with the addition of Theremin build for CF Martin III put right smack dab in that there guitar. It was a treat to talk with RLJ about the creation behind the creativity, the “also known as” moments to took the walk with him on the journey and even the next steps on the path. I am thankful he reached out to me, as we made for some great radio toGether. Here’s what happened:

Aiko Biaye- Ginger Baker
Croc Gossip- Michael Case Kissel
Mr. Simon- Souzy Kasseya
Fote Mogoban- Jali Musa Jawara
Message From Arch-Bishop Desmond Tutu
Many Rivers to Cross/Sing Low- Soweto Gospel Choir
Need You- Habib Koite
Alla L’An Ke- Toumani Diabate
Rajrajraj- Frigg
When the Levee Breaks- Albert Kuvezin & Yat Kha
Mazhalyk Tu- Huun Huur Tu
Remembering Ulaatai River- Huun Huur Tu
Call of the Wild- Richard Leo Johnson
Reverse Engineering- Richard Leo Johnson

***Live on air Conversation with Richard Leo Johnson***
Gink- Richard Leo Johnson
Bake Head- Richard Leo Johnson

Welcome- Slavic Soul Party
Baltika- Slavic Soul Party
Get it How You Live- Slavic Soul Party
Teri Toor- Suba Vs. Apache Indian
Wings Over Cairo- Ahmed Qawala


Puzzle Light Climb

The first half of this week’s early Sunday morning open schedule fill in took the pieces that collected on the ground and gathered them up….and built….this upward path:

Rubber Sky- Mats/Morgan
Dracul of Nancy- Mats/Morgan
Paris Rip Off- Ideal Bread
Three Pieces From Tao III- Ideal Bread
Plastic Lighthouse- Led Bib

Muerte del Matador- Orbert Davis’ Chicago Jazz Philharmonic Chamber Ensemble
Lazy Bird- John Coltrane
Sponge- The Bill Warfield Big Band Ft. Randy Brecker
St. Thomas- Sonny Rollins
Come Rain or Shine- Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
Night Runners- Trio Subtronic
Koko- Aruan Ortiz Quartet

Blue Coulee- Montana Wildcats
The Preacher- Horace Silver Quintet
I Wuz Ga’zun at the Cajun- Michael Lake & Gerry Pagano
Chart of my Heart- the Craig Scott Quintet (live at the Cellar)
Wide River to Cross- Joel Harrison
Automatic- Ed Stone

When You Get in Over Your Head- the Microscopic Septet
The Source in Between- Elio Villafranco
Emiliano- Chembo Corniel Quintet
Rio Frio- Orchestra Pacifico Tropical

Quando Eu Canto- Sammy Figueroa & Glaucia Nasser
Vivo- La Chiva Gantiva

Diga Ai- Joanna



The second half of the other day’s proGram is the shape within the shape..the look throuGh to see the other thinGs that often escape:

Azzure Mineui- J. Geils/Duke Robillard/Gerry Robinson
Person to Person- Lou Rawls
Sweet Hunk O’Trash- Dr. John Ft. Shemekia Copeland
Spellbound- John Lee Hooker
Early in the Morning- B.B. King with Van Morrison
Sick & Tired- Johnny Winter
I’m the Face- the Reverend Shawn Amos
Gone Too Far- David Vest
Musical Mechanical Electrical Man- Lil’ Ed & the Blues Imperials

War of Man- Neil Young (live)
The Old Man Down the Road- Vanesse Thomas
Rent Party- Missy Andersen
Well, Well Don’t Worry Bout Me- the Coco Mamas

Wheedle’s Groove- AnnaKonda
Balek- Sharpshooters
Bambu- Melvin Sparks
How You Gonna Do it- Lenis Guess
What Have You Heard- Terry Sinclair

Get Out- Hugh Gledhill
The Oligarch- Ephemerals
Empire State of Mind- Hackney Colliery Band

Mucho Rudio- Abstrako
Difford Tilbrook- Charlie Hunter
Lifeblood- Medeski Martin & Wood
Walkabout- Red Hot Chili Peppers
N.I.B.- Brown Sabbath
2%er- Pawcut
Without Your Love- Steve Arrington
Cosby Sweater- Hilltop Hoods

Mork Signing Off (Losing a Friend)- Robin Williams as Mork from Ork


Tackin’ It On

The first half of today’s proGram was the swipe to spark the extra flame….

Samson & Delilah- Reverend Gary Davis (live)
Samson & Delilah- Grateful Grass (live)
I’m Leaving Now- Johnny Cash with Merle Haggard
Growing Pains- Peter Wolf
Like a Wind- Bahamas
I Don’t Wanna Marry You- Joel Jerome

Midnight Feast- John Cale
L.A. Rescue- Hobart W. Fink
Face Down- White Lung
Sister Midnight- Iggy Pop
Tonite, the Bottle Let me Down- Throw Rag Ft. Lemme
War Photographer- Jason Forrest
My 36 Favorite Punk Songs- Jason Forrest
Warped- Red Hot Chili Peppers
Wide at Midnight- the Wytches
Subotnick- Caribu
Lord Leopard- Caribu
Seize the Moment- Simones
Gwawrddydd Gwinllan- Soft Hearted Scientists
Frozen Waterfall- Soft Hearted Scientists
5 D (fifth dimension)- King Penguin


Down the Pepper Shoot

Did an early morning open schedule fill in….like a slide to the root…the second half of the proGram took its walk with a world skip to it:

Um Allah- Aquila
The Birth of RIMPA- Ravi Shankar
Behaal- Najma Akhtar & Gary Lucas
Peace Chants- Phillip Glass & Foday Musa Suso (live Lincoln Center 9/21/2003)
Heritage- Pamela Sklar
Calle 7- Vinicius Cantuaria & Bill Frisell
Forinfas- Vinicius Cantuaria & Bill Frisell
Lampião no Céu- Forro in the Dark
Mesecina Je Se Mlada- Terrafolk
Zeptej se Osudu- Okrej
Libala Kuye- Soweto Gospel Choir
Ya Moulance- Sedoum Ehl Arda (live Festival in the Desert, 2003)
Chameaux- Ludovico, Einaudi & Ballake Sissoko (live Festival in the Desert, 2003)
Fady Yeina- Baba Salah (live Festival in the Desert, 2003)
Joe the Paranoiac- Kobo Town
Super Kumba- Manu Dibango
Ritual Revival- The Polish Ambassador
Africa Muwahhada- Mahmoud Kania (DJ Drez ReThump)

Ranet Al Khulkhal- Jalilah Raks Sharki
Estrenando- La Chiva Gantiva
Jeb Jing Jeb Jai- Saksiam Petchchompu & Pornsurapon Petchseethong


Grow Your Own Way

The first half of the other day’s open schedule fill in grew to the jazz within it’s own heart:

Giant Bean- Led Bib
New Orleans- Ark Ovrulski

Let’s Coolerate One- the Microscopic Septet
Prism- Brian Haas & Matt Chamberlain
A Flower is a Lovesome Thing- Indigo Mist
Red Dwarf Wiggle- Richard Leo Johnson
Light the Fuse- Break of Reality

What Will Rumi Do?- Ensemble Modern
Put a Motor in Yourself- Ensemble Modern
Lunar Blues- The Craig Scott Quintet (live at the Cellar)
Love in Outer Space- the Josh Roseman Unit
El Moreno- Orbert Davis Chicago Jazz Philharmonic Chamber Ensemble
Moment’s Notice- Michael Lake/Gerry Pagano
When Janie Takes the Stand- The Bill Warfield Big Band Ft. Randy Brecker (live)

John the Revelator- Joel Harrison
Habla Candido- Benjamin Lapidus & Kari B3
Have you Met Miss Jones?- Benjamin Lapidus & Kari B3

Hard Latin- Kenyon Hopkins
Batucada- Walter Wanderley
Churchyheart (Backyard Ritual)- Al Jarreau Ft. Marcus Miller
Why?- Ginger Baker
Preview- Liquid Soul
Footprints- Liquid Soul
United Vision- robiN EubAnks & mental images


Foam Home

the second half of the proGram is delicious, like a home brew:

Night Sounds- the Bevis Frond
Jungle- Soft Hearted Scientists
Majic Ship- Simones

One After 909- Wilko Johnson
Yellow Submarine- Bill Wells & Aidan Moffet
Love You, To- Cornershop
Yesterday Morning- Hazmat Modine (live)
Fire- Moe. (live)
Masters of War- Ratdog
Frankenstein- Phish (live 10/31/94, Glen Falls NY)
You Can Leave Your Hat On- Tom Jones
Thrift Store Find- Misterholmes & the Brotherhood
Can’t Stop This Feeling I Get- Prince
Onda Verde- Calibro 35
Come out the Wilderness- The Como Mamas
Movin’- Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens
Paper Shadows- Cold Specks

Easy Ain’t Nothing- Ephemerals
I Need You, Baby- Sir Guy
Ankhiyan- The Bombay Royale
Baie de Sangareya (intro)- The Shaolin Afronauts
Baie de Sangareya- the Shaolin Afronauts
Tattletales Pt. 2- Antibalas

Africa- Hackney Colliery Band
Always There- Dave Koz/Gerald Albright/Mindi Abair/Richard Elliot
Part Time Love- Issac Hayes


Seeing Thru Now Leaf

The first half of the proGram took a look throuGh the music, not just a surfaced gander:

Against the Law- Billy Bragg (live)
Talking Dust Bowl- Ramblin’ Jack Elliott (live)
Little Maggie- Sandy Bull
‘Til the Morning Comes- Grateful Grass (live)
Darlin’ it was You- Jill Barber
Turn Baby Turn- Crow Moses
Alight- Howard W. Fink
Black Gold- Joel Jerome

El Shaddai- Freeman
You Don’t Move Me No More- the Alexis P. Suter Band
Just Like My Heart- Fault Lines

That’s Life- Van Morrison w/George Fame & Friends
I’m So Glad- Skip James
Ain’t no Big Thing- John Lee Hooker
Naked Woman in my Bed- Jeff Dale & the South Woodlawners
You Must Have a Twin- Johnny Winter
The Girls Heavy- The Reverend Shawn Amos
Crooked Politician- David Vest
Stayed at the Party- The Holmes Brothers

That’s My Thing- Elvin Bishop
Mattie Mae- John Hammond
Mud- North Mississippi All Stars
Some Satisfied Funk- Matt “Guitar” Murphy
Southern Girl- Vanessa Thomas
Same Things That Make You Laugh Will Make You Cry- Missy Andersen

38- Addison Groove Project (live 10/25/2002)


Got Under it

The second half of the other day’s proGram was on it’s back lookin’ up…thru it’s own hearing glass:

All About that- Addison Groove Project (live 10/26/02, Paradise, Boston)
Don’t Worry About a Thing- Van Morrison w/George Fame & Friends
It Ain’t Over- The Alexis P. Suter Band
Town Line Road- Jeff Dale & the South Woodlawners
Hoo Doo Man Blues- The Reverand Shawn Amos

Sittin’ in the Barber’s Chair- Al Copley & Hal Singer w/Duke Robillard & Snooks Eaglin
I Refuse to Lose- Jarekus Singleton
Baby, What About me- W.C. Clark
I’m Your Honey Boy- Reverand Raven & the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys Ft. Madison Slim (live @ Blues on Grand)
One of These Mornings- Charlie Musselwhite
One Step Forward (Two Steps Back)- Johnny Winter
Ted’s Jam- Robert Randolph Family Band (live at Wetlands)
The March- Robert Randolph Family Band (live at Wetlands)
Better or Worse- Missy Andersen
Solid Gold- the Black Sea
Hey Jude- The Overton Berry Trio (live)
Tattletale Pt. 1- Antibalas
Call it What You Want- Ephemerals
Giornale Radio- Calibro 35
Candy Man- Josephine Jones
Feels So Good- Shirley Johnson
Thank You, Lord- Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens

Ochosi Blues- Benjamin Lapidus
Some Iko- Henry Butler & Steven Bernstein w/the Hot 9
the Stripper- Joe Loss & His Orchestra
Right State of Mind- Holy Ghost Tent Revival
Beneath the Burnside- Teddy Presberg
Everybody’s Been Burned- Miles Tackett


Reach the Petals

The first half of the reGularly schedule greenarrowradio proGram feel softly unto your leaf-like ears this way flutterdown:

Walking- the Rosebuds
Danger Man- Leftover Salmon (live)
Spring Fling- Summer Camp
Ready to Die- the Unicorns
Gravedweller- The Wytches
Phil Spectre- Grandparents
Not Your Turn- Summer Cannibals

All I Can See- Ride
Sexy Postcard- New Wet Kojak
Delta 5- Delta 5
Pizza Girl- Jeremy Porter & the Tucos
Bandit King & Queen- Zzzz
Oi Frango- Super Furry Animals
Steevie M- the Spiny Anteaters
Stay in Bed- Joel Jerome
Vitagraph- the Bionaut
Big Red’s Maggot- the Thin Man
Baby, Please- the Thin Man
Spider- Red Wakes Red
Slipping Spider- Bockman’s Euphio
Mothra- John Cale
What’s He Building?- Tom Waits
Get Back- Jim Jones Revue
Can’t Come Down- the Grateful Dead (live 11/3/1965)
Flood- Mosquitos
Domesticada- Mosquitos
Her Planet is Love- Turn Me On Dead Man


Natch Soul View

The second half of the morning’s fill in proGram is the view from Mother Nature’s porch…It starts with twenty plus minutes of the soul healing Ravi Shankar live from the historic St. John the Divine cathedral in New York City. The date was August 6, 1978….the 2oth anniversary of his first U.S. concert appearance. Ravi organized it as a dusk til dawn performance. It featured many virtuosos of the Indian classical world, and the concert finished with an extended set from, the Maestro….and then there was a few more tracks…LOL:

Introduction at Dawn- Ravi Shankar (live 08/06/1978)
Cathedral Vachaspati- Ravi Shankar (live 08/06/1978)

Raag Kalyan- Lakha Khan
West- Fareed Haque & the Flat Earth Ensemble (live)
Once in a Lifetime- Wasis Diop
Oile Le La- Forro in the Dark
Hallelujah! Hair!- Oy
Desert Rain- Outback
We Won’t Cry- Archie Reach w/ Paul Kelly
T.I. Blues- Seaman Dan


Grow to Show

Did an early morning fill in for Rob Roberts and the Morning show. Switch up what listeners miGht usually find on air during this time. We got some jazzier tracks to help the green, err grow. In time, we end up with this:

Carly Kale- Led Bib
Imperial Green- Led Bib (live)

Occupy Your Life- The Microscopic Septet
The Electric Mist- Indigo Mist

The Ecuadorian Two Step- Michael Lake/Gerry Pagano
The Dry Cleaner From Des Moines- Michael Lake/Gerry Pagano
Theme From Malcom- The Bill Warfield Big Band Ft. Randy Brecker

Africa Mae- Charlie Dennard
Do You Remember Big Mama Thorton- Joel Harrison
Frank’ll Fix it- Interstatic

Gone with the Wind- Lionel Hampton
Shout- Miles Davis
Hide nor Hair- Lou Rawls
Brazilian Love Affair/Up From the Sea it Arose and Ate Rio in One Swift Bite- Al Jarreau Ft. Diane Reeves