Shapin’ Sound

Did an early morning Sunday open schedule jazzcentric first half of the proGram and mixed the colors and gut the glass, put it all toGether and here’s the mastered piece:

Manhattan- Sasha’s Bloc
Pointless Satisfaction- Twin Danger
What Can’t I Have What I Want- Leo Sidran

I Got the Blues (Lester Leaps In)- Allan Harris
Them Three Eyes- Lara Dawnes
The Savage Garden- Richard Bennett
Lions Blues- Yelena Eckemoff/Arild Andersen/Billy Hart

Vibes- Kevin Eubanks & Stanley Jordan
First Light- Eddie Henderson

Honky Tonk Women (Keith’s Version- Tim Ries Ft. Keith Richards
Butterfly- Rez Abbasi Acoustic Quartet
Lost in Space- Ted Kooshian
Cottontail- Roger Kellaway (live at the Jazz Standard)
The Farewell- Thad Jones
Sleepless in New York- David Chesky & His Jazz in the New Harmonic

Summer Fun- Mark Egan
Guys- Phillip Johnson
Trits- the Kandinsky Effect
Longa- the Sway Machinery

An Idea- Mike Osborne
Count Chokulous- DRKWAV
Mesa- Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey
Better Living Through Competitive Spirituality- Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey

Mutubu March- Jeremy Danneman
Big Al’s Theme & Soul Dream- Frank Catalano
Swift- Bill Laurance

Cry of the People_Hope- Nick Rosen
Funky Thing- Steve Turre

In Time- Maceo Parker


Meaty Ore

The second half of the proGram offered up the sound of space as heard from a shooting spacerock….oh you earthlingGs.

VolksVolsvagen Blue- Os Brazoes
Tao Longe de Mim- Os Brazoes
Run Gal Run- Christine Chatman & Peppy Prince Orchestra

***Mustapha Cluck Clock Weather Report***
Morning Train- Chuck Edwards
Guindaste A Rigor- Tom Ze

Big Bass Drum- King Mono
Inna Skateland- Kalbata & Mixmaster Ft. Puddy Roots
Come to You- the Skints

Insomnie- Marie Davidson
When the Innocents go to War- Marilyn Carino
Hoot up Fee (Remix)- lovercase letters
Breathing Light- Frameworks
Road to Somewhere- Sonomad Ft. Shana Halligan

Cymbol Fdbk RTG- Rick & Roy
∞- Field Trip
Song 4 Cailifornia- Field trip
Gazed Out- the One2s

Bankrobber- Rainy Milo Ft. Kossisko
End of the Week Interlude- Get Open Ft. Carlos Vasconcellos
Churrasco & Micheladas- Get Open
Simplify- Omar (Scratch Professor Retwist)

Easin’ In- Fritz Kalkbrenner
Front of the World- Fritz Kalkbrenner
Lover Man- Romare
Lovely Day- Tone Jonez
Shame- Young Fathers


Ant Hill Motel

The first half of today’s proGram was home for many and the end for SUM, until the next song, the march continues on and on and over and over…

Henry Lee- Runa
Don’t Care- Nora Jane Struthers & the Party Line
Dancing in the Morning Light- Geronimo Getty
Graveyard- Grayson Capps

First Light- My Morning Jacket
The Drop- Keller Williams
Hazy Youth- Tremertina
Electric High- Death Valley Girls
Chicken- Kate Tempest
Interzone- Lightouts
Steady- The London Souls

Dickie’s Bringing me Down- Low Cut Connie
***Chris Daniels greenarrowradio promo***
Don’t Let Your Mouth Write Checks- Chris Daniels & the Kings Ft. Freddi Gowdy
Prince Tony- Pho

Some Peace of Mind- Van Morrison Ft. Bobby Womack
Lickin’ Stick- Greg Hester
In the Dark- the Mighty Mocambos Ft. Nichola Richards

Funktionality- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra
Papa Was a Rolling Stone- Marcus Miller
Freddies Flight- Brian Auger
Take me to the River- Hailey Niswanger

Glad- the Bluebeaters
Love Attack- Mighty Souls Brass Band
Bhangale- Red Baraat Ft. Delicate Steve (Nick Catchadub’s Bhangin’ Remix)
Perfect- 11 Acorn Lane

You and Me- Luna & Bazis


As the Crow Flies

The second half of the proGram went its distance….and the unknown direction had no bumps and several twisting turns just riGht for the wandering ear soul:

Alligator Crocodile- Lew Soloff
Small Town Blues- Mark Egan
Agency- Harris Eisenstadt (live)
Jericho- Nat Osborn Band

Drunken Ecstasy- Silk Sounds
Nangadef- Steve Turre
Pocket Full of Blues- Cyrus Chestnut (live)
Karma- Frank Catalano

I Can’t Breathe- Marcus Miller Ft. Chuck D & Mocean Worker
Running out of Time From Cosmic Indigenous- Marc Cary

Ice Cream Sammich- Skeebo Knight
Them That Got- Maceo Parker
Soul Power- Greg Hester
Butter Ona’ Biscuit- Pho
Who the Hell is Tina- Low Cut Connie
Taste So Good- Low Cut Connie
The River- the London Souls

My War- the Skints
Island Girl- Rocky Dawuni
Give Up the Ghost Dub- John Brown’s Body

Zota Yinne- Alogte Oho Jonas & His Sounds of Joy
Suro Yuama- Guy One



The first half of the proGram was the point where the paths meet:

Walkin’ Boss- Sam Amidon
Ezmerelda- Dirty Bourbon River Show

Hurtin’ Habit- Giant Sand
Last Crash Landing- Blank Range

Foot of the Hill- Boxed In
Black Pony- The Wans
Rip the Veil- Rev Rev Rev
Jobless Monday- Mitski

Irish Heartbeat- Van Morrison Ft. Mark Knopfler
Barber Shop Sketch (the Barber)- Monty Python

Save it- Twin Danger
Anything is Possible- Sasha’s Bloc
Old School Jam- Kevin Eubanks & Stanley Jordan
You Make me Feel so Young- Allan Harris

The Swan (reprise)- Richard Bennett
Nightfall Raga Puriya Part 2- Richard Bennett
Angela- Nilson Matta
Red Baron- Rez Abbasi Acoustic Quartet
Ginger Bread Boy- Eddie Henderson

I Dream of Jeannie- Ted Kooshian
Honky Tonk Woman (organ trio)- Tim Ries


Pattern 4D Fonk

The second half of this fill in for Mad Mad Marcus’ Rock -n- Soul Revue took the template and through it out of the box..we make our own fonk roads… I re-aired the recent conversation with Dawn Silva of the Brides of Funkenstein, and then the dimmer switch was hit and the grOOves tOOk ova!

Smoke Signals- the Brides of Funkenstein
***Pre-recorded conversation with Dawn Silva of the Brides of Funkenstein***
Mother May I- the Brides of Funkenstein
Bury the Mammoth- the Mackrosoft
Flex- Bernie Worrell
Loose!- Prince
Theme from the Black Hole- PFunk/Parliment
U.S. Customs Coast Guard Dope Dogs- George Clinton
Who Got Funk- Da’ Mutta’ Funka’s
Let Your Funk Flag Fly- Da’ Mutta’ Funka’s

Smoke ’em- Fun Lovin’ Criminals
The Joker- Spearhead
Sidemouthin’ the Bong- Mike Watt
Weed (to the Rescue)- Vic Chesnutt


Reflections of Funk

Had the funkortunity to fill in once aGain for the Mad Mad Marcus’s Rock & Soul Revue on WORT. Took care of a little rock in the beGinning of the show and then got the funkin’ on. The first half of the show looks like this:

War Pigs- Cake (live)
Get ’em Out by Friday- Genesis
Ridiculous- Eddie Zip
Pass the Peas- Gov’t Mule Ft. John Scofield (live)
Memphis 2000- Soul Summit Ft. Karl Denson (live Berks Jazz Fest)
Knocker- Stanton Moore
Hit it & Quit it- the Clinton Administration
My Baby- CFM Band
Shelter- The James Taylor Quartet Ft. Rose Windross (live)
Calls for Rain- the Mackrosoft


Meeting for Colours

The second half of the proGram allowd us to see the line where colours meet….a bigg greenarrowradio thank you to one of the original Brides of Funkenstein, Dawn Silva for being a guest. We talked about the upcoming event on March 27th & 28th, new music and how it ain’t easy building a true funk album. Find out what Dawn told us first.

Momento III- Omar Sosa & Quarteto Afro Cubano
Carnavaliando- Marta Gomez
First Morning (Putumayo Version)- R.Carlos Nakai & Will Clipman

Beschaftigt Mit dem Blues- Katharine Mehrling
School Days Over- Finbar Furey
Made in the Shade- Red Stick Ramblers

Listen to me (or I will kick your ass)- Zomba Prison Project
Abukeoshin- Beautiful Nubia & the Roots Renaissance Band
Marius’ Lament- Taraf de Hadouks
Musow Fanga- Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba

Kwang Noi Chaolay- Paradise Bankok Internation Molam Band
Talking Drum- Ginger Johnson & His African Messengers
Horizon Line- Red Baraat

Baby Fat- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra
Cave Canem- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra
The Time is Right for Love- Gizelle Smith & the Mighty Mocambos (Swing 0 Aka 45 Remix)
Party up in Here- the Brides of Funkenstein
**Pre-Recorded conversation with Dawn Silva of the Brides of Funkenstein**
I’m Holding You Responsible- the Brides of Funkenstein
Last Light- Zero 7 Ft. Jose Gonzales
Heading Home- Ian Kamau Ft. Georgia Anne Muldrow
Hypnotize- Notorious B.I.G. (altered tapes edit)

Directions- Ane Brune
Golden Moments- Quiet Dawn Ft. Sarah Gessier
Mad Truth- the Pop Group
Science- Marilyn Carino
Eden- Marilyn Carino

Fresh Produce- Pell
The Middle Man- Essa (live)


It Ain’t Easy Being

The first half of the proGram reminded all of nature, that it is difficult to just, be:

Bring it on- Willie Nelson
Hernando’s Hideaway- the Johnston Brothers
My New Next Door Neighbor- Jerry “Boogie” McCain
Hurry up & Wait- Ben Miller Band
Money- the London Souls
Vandalize- Luther Dickinson

Everybody’s Talking ’bout the All American- JD McPherson
Leave my Woman Alone- Quinn Deveaux & the Blue Beat Review
Oooeeoooeeooo- 6 String Drag
Real Real Gone- Van Morrison Ft. Michael Buble
Super Lover- D.A. Foster

Supposed to Be- Booker T w/the North Mississippi All Stars Ft. Al Kapone
One Legged One Armed- Dirty Bourbon River Show
Animal- Dirty Bourbon River Show
Cherry Red Medicine- Nick Lutsko

Joint- Soft Machine (live 1974, Switzerland)
Land of the Bag Snake- Soft Machine (live 1974, Switzerland)

Black Lava- Max Lilja
The Trooper (overture)- 2 Cellos
Haitian Fight Song- Akua Dixon


Droppin’ Three

The second half of the proGram took the one to the two and dropped all three:

I Jool Omo- Ginger Johnson & His African Messengers
Dance Cardia- Pimps of Joytime Ft. Rubblebucket
Jimmy, Rende se- Tom Ze
Ni Forma Ni Colores- Alex Cuba

Sonido del sol- The Polish Ambassador Ft. Ryan Herr & Saqi
Gallows Pole Dub- John Browns Body
Tun Up! (Alt Mix)- Green Lion Crew & Beenie Man
Starlet Road Filling Station Romance (Inst)- Algte Oho Jonas & His Sounds of Joy

The Bird Song- Lowercase Letters
An Escape- Sonomad
Tides- Fireworks
Vista Pro Mar- Silva (Tom Bailey Remix)

**Live on air Conversation with DJ Nightway**
Stylish Woes- CaveofSwords
Invitame- Axel Krygier
Tuxedo Groove- Tuxedo

Elevation Repair- KAVA
Break Free- Late Night Radio

Disco to Go- Dawn Silva & the Brides of Funkenstein (live 8/3/2010)
Bassbulator- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra
Fetico- Os Brazoes
Vibration- Sidewalk Chalk
Uptown Funk- Mark Rosen Ft. Bruno Mars


Match Striker

The first half of the proGram started with the flash of a match:

Stranger- Caravan of Thieves
All Night Long- Quinn Deveaux & the Blue Beat Review
Hills- Bay Uno
It’s All Over but the Shouting- JD McPherson
Choppin’ Block- 6 String Drag
Go Go Boots are Back- Steve Earle & the Dukes

King Bee- Captain Luke & Cool John Ferguson
greenarrowradio promo- D.A. Foster
Down Home Blues- D.A. Foster

I Forgot to be Your Lover- William Bell w/Stax Music Academy Ft. Snoop Dogg
Sailor- Twin Danger
The Age of Self- Robert Wyatt
Synchronize- Android Asteroid
5 Oscillations- decker.
Spirit- Houndstooth
Fangless- Sleater Kinney
Thunderstruck Intro- 2 Cellos
Thunderstruck- 2 Cellos

The Man Who Waved at Trains (reprise)- Soft Machine (live Switzerland 1974)
Penny Hitch (coda)- Soft Machine (live Switzerland 1974)
Red House- Eric Johnson & Mike Stern
Salted Coffee- Noel Johnston


Star Trails

I was able to stick around an extra hour after the normally scheduled broadcast of greenarrowradio, the tunes were slick and cosmic, and left an ear trail worth leaving breadcrumbs on:

No Sound (Paul & Zach’s Waltz)- Hundred Waters
King (Inst)- DJ Nu Mark & Slimkid 3
Tbilisi Sunset- Fulgeance & DJ Scientist
Vendetta- Fulgeance & DJ Scientist

Citizen Zombie- the Pop Group
Couch Paranoia- Win Win

The Sound (Photovisions Symphonic Version)- Wax Tailor
Surrender (Orchestral Interlude)- the Rebirth
Halfway- the Rebirth
Stay the Same- Bonobo Ft. Andreya Trian (live)

Colony Life- Corbu
Gifting the Unexpected- Carmen Rizzo
In Confidence (Engone Endong Remix)- Eccodek
Bananfluer Overalt (Clark Remix)- Jaga Jazzist

Gather- Sounds From the Ground
Savo Vodo (Heights & Worship Remix)- Thomas Blondet

Photo by: Rajesh Balchandran

Moon Ladder

I want to thank Nora Jane Struthers for being a part of the proGram today. We talked about what people can expect when her and the guys, “The Party Line” take the stage at the Frequency, how she has been able to write meaningful lyrics while picking up the rockin’ pace…the answer…She feel in love. We listened to and discussed her new release “Wake”. There was also more songs to stretch out that ladder up, is anyone holding the bottom?

Shake it Little Tina- Low Cut Connie
Harmonizm- T Bird & the Breaks
Colony Collapse Disorder- Lucky Brown
Look Out There’s a Freight Train Coming- Lucky Brown

Look Closer- Saun & Starr
Gold- Andreya Triana
Let’s Go- Rhonda Thomas

The Same Road- Nora Jane Struthers & the Party Line
Dreamin’- Nora Jane Struthers & the Party Line

**Live on air Conversation with Nora Jane Struthers**
I Ain’t Holding Back- Nora Jane Struthers & the Party Line
Funky to the Bone- Chris Daniels & the Kings Ft. Freddi Gowdy
Get it Out- Gumbo Le Funque
Funk Slitherin’- Da’ Mutta’ Funka’s

Tutti Frutti- Tipsy Oxcart
Chocot- Ajoyo
Clutch Shoot- Oddisee

Odoyewu- Roy X
The Take Off- Dubbest
Saturate- Dubbest
Protect Me- New Kingston Ft. the Wailing Souls

Skin of the Drum- Michael Franti & Spearhead (Bassnectar Mix)
Cosmic Flow- Meneesh De Moor


and the Law One

The first half of the actual proGram took a turn for the ones who turned the wrong way and have yet to make it back.

Why Try to Change me Now- Bob Dylan
Spinning Like a Top- The Devil Makes Three
Punch- Caravan of Thieves

High Yellow- Cootie Stark
Chapel Hill Boogie- John Dee Holeman
Sylvia- 6 String Drag

Hysteria- 2 Cellos
Katcha- Gino Sitson

Tiger in Your Tank- Quinn Deveaux & the Blue Beat Review
Bossy- JD McPherson
Drifting- Magnus Berg
Dance of the Yallites- Muerte Pan Alley
All I Wants- Muerte Pan Alley

If I Should Have Bad Luck- Charlie Musselwhite w/the City Champs
Yonder’s Wall- James Montgomery Band
The Real Thing- D.A. Foster
Just an Expression- Bruce Katz Band

Midnight Rider- Vince Gill, Zac Brown & Gregg Allman (live)
Acute Schizophrenia Paranoid Blues- the Kinks
Kawanga- Los Straitjackets
Diamond Girl- Malka

Side Project- Tauk
Because- Noel Johnston
No Shortcuts (electro swing version)- TKG
Benny Man’s Blues- Eric Johnson & Mike Stern