Fire and Ice

The first half of today’s proGram had both sides to it, attached and ashed, start and end:

Aurora- Quiet Dawn
Won’t be a Thing to Become- Colin Stetson & Sarah Neufeld
Midnight Hour- Little May

Keep Your Lamps Trimmed & Burned- Grayson Capps (live)
Stone Cold Soul- Ian Siegal
Breakin’ News- Benny Turner
Sunshine Road- Owen Campbell
Baby Please Don’t You go- Slam Allen

Yodel- The Wheel Workers
Beneath the City of Dreams- Calexico
All the Things You Keep- Avid Dance
Baby Makes WW3- the Underground Railroad to Candyland
I’m on Fire- Malportado Kids

Vision- Chui Wan
Steve Miller- Wolf!
Lucerne- Wolf!

Sali de Mexico- Los Cardenchos de Sapioriz Ft. Todd Clouser
China Doll- Bent Denim
Pressed Rat & Warthog- Cream
Those Were the Days- Cream


Blue DeckFish

The second half of the proGram brouGht out some of the rarest creatures known to the deckland. Don’t feed them, they always bring their own:

Get Back- the RV’s Ft. Billy Gibson
All Because of You- Slam Allen

Roll with it- the Bluesbeaters
Paint me in a Corner- Nicole Willis & the Soul Investigators
Little Boys with Shiny Toys- Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
The Sound of Love- Randy Roberts & the Capital Strokes
No Answer- Cherry Boop & the Sound Makers

The Spell of Ra Orkon- the Mighty Mocambos
Lying Eyes- Monophonics
I’ll Go Crazy- Greg Hester

People Get Ready- Maceo Parker
A Gravata- Tom Ze
Canastra Real- Os Brazoes
Momento B/8- Os Brazoes

Sabotaggio- Calibro 35 V. the Beastie Boys
Bassface- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra

When the Bed Breaks Down, I’ll Meet You in the Spring-Incredible Bongo Band
Spectrum From Four Directions- Marc Cary
Margie’s Love-Margie Joseph (Schrimshire Edit)
Heart Stop (Phonovisions Symphonic Version)- Wax Tailor (live)
Rushing- Midival Punditz
Dream Snake- Brooklyn Gypsies

Sugar & Cream- 11 Acorn Lane
Doves- Sounds From the Ground


Green Screen

The first half of this week’s proGram had the chicken wire pulled up tiGht in front of the stage.

In Bjorndal- Henrik Schwarz
Leave my Head Alone Brain Seven- Henrik Schwarz
Imperfect Animals- Becca Stevens Band

The Highway- Rob Teehan
I Scare Myself- Ted Kooshian

Black Market- Rez Abbasi Acoustic Quartet
La Tarde- Omar Sosa & Quarteto AfroCubano
Momento III- Omar Sosa & Quarteto AfroCubano

Kohaku- Lorenzo Feliciati
New House- Lorenzo Feliciati

Forget That- Club d’Elf (live 04/20/200, NYC)
What About Now- Club d’Elf (live 04/20/2000, NYC)
The New Llama Walk- Either/Orchestra (live)
Spanish Joint- David Sanborn
Agobi- Hu Vibrationals

(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction- Tim Ries
Pick Up the Pieces- Melvin Sparks
If I knew Your Mind- Grayson Capps
Shinjuku- Keller Williams

If I Were a Song- Nils Lofgren
Back to Frisco Bay- Charlie Wheeler Trio
Need a Line- Other Lives

Shore Power- Chris Robinson Brotherhood (live)
Show of Hands- Great Caesar’s Ghost
Crimson Revival- the London Souls
Don’t Want Anybody- Repeat Repeat



Extra Hour on the back side of the setlist..Here’s what formed from the moments just given:

Horror Vacui- Axel Kryger
Changarin- Axel Kryger

Private Life of a Puppet- Bev Lee Harding
Eternal Flux- Legowelt
Tell Me- Marilyn Carino
Glass Lake- Vessels
Stranger in a Strange Land- Ftitz Kalkbrenner

You Don’t Own Me- Grace Ft. G. Easy
Meet Me at the March- Kev Choice
Phase I (recognition)- Tribe Society
Phase II (rediscovery)- Tribe Society
Here Comes the Sun- Tribe Society
Proud to be Afrikan- Chimurenga Renaissance Ft Nyoka

Run Back- Amp Live Ft. Saint Timbre
Are We Dancing- Amp Live Ft. Ill Esha
Work Me to the Grave- BPos
I Used to- BPos


Skies Drop Zone

The second half of the reGularly scheduled proGram plopped ears into the atmosphere momentarily and then a slide throuGh to unseen times:

Curried Soul 2.0- Socalled
Squishit- Pho
Catfight- the Mighty Mocambos
Mess Up Your Mind- the Expansions

Inner City Blues- Brian Auger Ft. Alex Ligertwood (live in L.A.)
Tower of TNT- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra
Oh Yeah!- Randy Roberts & the Capital Strokes
My Weakness- Cherry Boop & the Sound Makers
There was a Time- Greg Hester

Look Out- Hailey Niswanger
Hylife- Marcus Miller
Can’t Get Next to You- David Sanborn Ft. Larry Braggs

Old Man Moses (let my people go)- Grant Green
Shmeeans Kuti- DRKWAV
Astral Flight 17- Marc Cary
Big 8008- Noel Johnston
Hikuli- Hu Vibrational

This is the Life- Grupo Cha Cha
Amor Ciclonico- Jose Conde Y Ola Fresca
Sevdah One Eight- Tipsy Oxcart
Alla Salentina- Newpoli
Anga Tumbao- Buena Vista Social Club

Green Again- Rob Teehan


Under Steam Side

The first half of the reGularly scheduled proGram snuck in like the steam entering through the side under water:

Empire- Ambrosia’s Parley
Little Bigot- Villagers

Off Time Chorus Line- Keller Williams
Buckshot- Grayson Capps
Big Quiet- the Dead Ships

World on a String- Nils Lofgren
Love Letter- Charlie Wheeler Trio
Forgotten Man- Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
Burnt Out Town- Tom Petty & the Heartbreaker
Moving to the Country- Paul Rishell & Annie Raines
Somethin’ Ain’t Right- JP Soars
Feel These Blues- Slam Allen

They Love Each Other- Chris Robinson Brotherhood (live)
Bobby James- the London Souls
Frightenin’ (part 2)- Wolf!

I’ve Been Waiting For You- David Bowie
Don’t You Just Know it- Huey “Piano” Smith & the Clowns
Coyoacan Theme- Calexico
Seventeen- Twinsmith
Bundles- Soft Machine (live Switzerland ’74)
The Royal Screw- Low Cut Connie


Other World Hole Drop

The second half of the open schedule Sunday fill in, be prepared to watch your step…ears careful step one Globe at a time….

What Now- Ameranouche
Nummamuina- Newpoli
Fronni Di’alia- Newpoli

Kaharva- Ustad Dildar Hussain Khan & Abrar Hussain
A La Huella- Suni Paz
El Sicuri- Rumillajta
Pretty- Buena Vista Social Club
Tiene Saber- Buena Vista Social Club
Bandera- Jose Conde Y Ola Fresca

Taranta- Ludovico Einaudi’s Taranta Project
Yalla Yalla- Tipsy Oxcart
Tipska- Tipsy Oxcart

Bassekouni- Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba
Butsu Mutandrika- Thomas Mapfumo
One Good Soul- Beautiful Nubia & the Roots Renaissance Band

Rebel Music- Rebel Tumbao
Turn Your Lights Down Low- Rebel Tumbao
Rock Your Soul- Rocky Dawuni
The Night- The Skints Ft. Horseman
One Time (dub mix)- Thomas Blondet

Singing in Tongues (Dub Colossus Remix)- Eccodek
Give Thanks- Desert Dwellers
Bird Over Sand Dunes- Desert Dwellers
Yek Nazar- Niyaz
Layers- Red Baraat (Karsh Kale Remix)


Felt Like Looked

Red Muppet Fuzz….on with the show this was the first half of a Sunday morning Open Schedule fill in:

A Little God- Swans
Billie’s Blues- Lara Downes
Billie’s Blues- Cassandra Wilson
Wondering- Leo Sidran

Angel- Sasha’s Bloc
Ode to Strength- Yelena Eckemoff/Arild Anderson/Billy Hart

Tears for Johannesburg- Max Roach
Spirits Up Above- Vibration Society
Celestial Blues- Gary Bartz

Ignatz- Ted Kooshian
Medieval Overture- Rez Abbasi Acoustic Quartet
Mentiras Enemigas- Omar Sosa & Quarteto AfroCubano

God’s Gonna Cut You Down- Frank Catalano
A La Verticale- David Sanborn
Prism (interlude)- Marcus Miller
Water Dancer- Marcus Miller
You Should Know- Hailey Niswanger


Only These Blues

I want to thank Lara Downes for being a fantastic guest on the proGram during the second half of the show. We discussed her new album, “A Billie Holiday Songbook” and how the influence of this music helped set her down a mind opening musical road. We spoke on the ability to let her piano become the lyrics, and how the music of Billie Holiday is so important to so many people, providing a paintbrush to our memories. There was some music to go along with this conversation:

Blue- Sidewalk Chalk (live)
Get Up- Niki J. Crawford

Don’t Explain- Cassandra Wilson
Blue Moon- Lara Downes

***Live on air Conversation with Lara Downes***
Lover Man (oh where can you be)- Lara Downes
Mombassa- 2 Cellos
My Dead Lover’s Wedding- The Sway Machinery

Sands- CaveofswordS
The Bird Song- lowercase letters

Back it Up- Alison Wonderland X Axe
Always on the Run- Ntjam Rose Ft. Pink Oculus

Beautiful People- Sonomad Ft. January Thompson
Ann River (Kuedo Remix)- Dorian Concept
Vista Pro Mar (Internation bserver Inst. Dub)- Silva
Kemekem (Dub Colossus Dubadelic Mix)- Meklit

Still Life- Krooked Drivers
Tudo de Bom- Captain Planet Ft. Samira Winter & Nevilton


Red Planet Bulb

The first half of the reGularly scheduled show took the rover for a ride with the liGhts on. Here’s what the martian soil sounds like:

You Wanna Freak Out- My Morning Jacket
Bring me the Head of Francis Bacon- The Pocket Gods
I See You- Grayson Capps (live)

Gates of Dawn- Heartless Bastards
Get Down- Blue Dream
Bang Bang Bang- Dorothy
Let’s Take this Outside- The One and Only PPL MVR
All Tied Down- The London Souls

Donuts- Keller Williams
An Illustration of Loneliness (Sleepless in NY)- Courtney Barnett
Aqua Profounda!- Courtney Barnett

Fire in the Belly- Van Morrison Ft. Steve Winwood
Moon Never Rises- Calexico
Back in School- Low Cut Connie
Dumb Boy- Low Cut Connie
Sock Full of Quarters- Wolf!

Trouble Follows You- Howard & the White Boys (live)
Outlaws- Jack the Radio
The Blues is Back- Slam Allen

Sometimes- Cherry Boop & the Sound Makers
Think- Greg Hester
Git Up- Brian Auger Ft. Julie Tippetts
Aubergines Escape- The Expansions
Busted- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra

Better Get Hit in yo’ Soul- Maceo Parker
Hennepin- Pho
Give Up, Your Funkin’ Surrounded- Da’ Mutta’ Funka’s
On a Better Day- Colman Brothers
Don’t you Worry- Unforscene
Margie Moves Mountains- Margie Joseph (Scrimshire edit)


eGGs Ray

Took an extra hour on the front end of the proGram to air out some lonGer tracks, so outta space sounds and when we look at the egg thru the x-ray machine it looks a little like this:

Little Blue Something- Bruce Dessner & Kronos Quartet
Weakling- Zs

Too Late, Too’s Over- Merzbow/Mats Gustafsson/Balázs Pándi/Thurston Moore
Dragon Fly Jones- The Spanish Donkey
The Pillars of Dagon- Free Nelson MandoomJazz

Outside Voice- Club d’Elf (live 04/20/2000, NYC)
d’Empty Land- Club d’Elf (live 04/20/2000, NYC)
Samba Morocco- Club d’Elf (live 04/20/2000, NYC)
(I Want You) She’s So Heavy- Either/Orchestra (live)
Riff II- Soft Machine- Live ’74, Switzerland)
Seven by Seven- Mike Osborne
Riot- Schnellertollermeir


Ghostface Rider

The second half of the Sunday morning open schedule fill in proGram took a ride around the vastness toGether pedalling with strong ears:

To I Light- Silk Sounds
Old Afro a Baba- Omar Sosa & Quarteto AfroCubano

Our Father V1- Lost Origins
Moldavian Shepherd’s Dance- Taraf de Hadouks
Honey Dripper- Tipsy Oxcart

Diablo Rojo Diablo Verde- Pascuala Llabaca y Fauna
Ny Alantsika- Razia Said
Looking at a Rainbow Through a Dirty Window- Calum Stewert

Waati- Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba
Akajade- Beautiful Nubia & the Roots Renaissance Band
Chavya Chirizeuha- Thomas Mapfumo

Me & You- Craves
The Sign- Rocky Dawuni
Tazer Beam- The Skints Ft. Tippa Irie
Dub 42- Dubbest
Liars Tree I- Dubbest
Sound & Fury Dub- John Brown’s Body

Dub Steppa- Subatomic Soundsystem
Tun Up!- Green Lion Crew & Beenie Man
Them Belly Full- Rebel Tumbao (Congo Sanchez Remix)
Legalize It- Lance Herbstrong RMX

Chocolate- Profetas
Aurat- Niyaz