Ready To Flamingo

The final portion of this week’s proGram used to be a regular family but today…this:

Cosmic Funk- Emmaculate
Let’s Play the Feud!- Blockhead
Secrets Held- Charles Webster Ft. Emilie Chick
Juneteenth- Fyütch and the Alphabet Rockers

Krishna Krishna- Alice Coltrane
Ships Come In (A Lullaby)- Weedie Braimah Ft. Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah/Elena Pinderhughes/Magatte Sow
I Want You- Soul Sugar Ft. Leo Carmichael (Sly & Robbie RMX)

Durgen chuga (Fast Talk)- The Mosses Project Ft. Radik Tulush & Bardoseneticcube
Mars Walk- Brian Jackson Adrian Younge Ali Shaheed Muhammad
Summer Rising- Joey Alexander

Heading Up That Hill

The middle portion of this week’s proGram started up and went down and then back up aGain:

greenarrowradio promo- Reverend Freakchild
Your Molecular Structure- John Chin Ft. Richard Julian

La Mariposa- Jason Joshua
Se Acabó- Jason Joshua
We Are Not OK- Crushed Velvet and the Velveteers Ft. Brother GoodLove
Hydrangea- Mosquito Hawks
Drive- Freekbass & Nigel Hall
Crawlin’ With Vipers- Dagnasterpus Ft. Tree Adams & Cyril Neville

Coo Dank West Coast Sugar- Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber (live Portland,, 2017)
Saint Rose- Julian Lage
Night Owl- Joe Marcinek Band
**pre-recorded conversation with Joe Marcinek**
Yes!- Joe Marcinek Band
Supreme- Joe Marcinek Band

Go Where There

The first part of this week’s proGram went off the beaten:

Drown You With the Bottle- Tenth Mountain Division
We’ll Be Alright- Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
Smokehouse Discrepancy- Jack Grace Band
Belleville Blues- Swift Silver
Bad Beast- Suzanne Santo

greenarrowradio promo- Mark Cameron
It’s Alright- Mark Cameron
Don’t Put Your Hands on Me- Tia Carroll
High Rider Blues- Debbie Bond
Coffee With Muffin- Dave Kalz
Stone Cold Stuck- Dave Kalz

Let’s Have A Party- Gerald McClendon
Downtown Paranoia Blues- Soledad Brothers
Crooked Crown- Soledad Brothers
Skin Diving- Gary Lucas
State- Laura Stevenson
Money In The Kettle- Hanford Flyover
Noise- Hanford Flyover

Cuddle In

This week’s episode of The Yellow Light found a perfect spot to just curl up and listen:

Henny (Resavoir Remix)- Dougie Stu Ft. Jeff Parker
See My Baby- Greg Dayton
Feast of Sevens- Opium Moon Ft. Lili Haydn, Itai Disraeli, Hamid Saeidi & MB Gordy
Mantra del Bicho Feo- Juana Molina
Misterio Uruguayo- Juana Molina

Hate Us- Dope Sagittarius
Intro (Line Check)- J3PO
100 Degrees- J3PO
Breaktime- J3PO
Marching Camels- JOMORO
Suffer and Swim- Sampology Ft. Allysha Joy

Out Of The Darkness- Alborosie
Challawa- Alborosie

Rosey Eyed

The final portion of the proGram looked at things globally:

Mon Cheri- Sofi Tucker with Amadou & Mariam
Mon Époque- Dobet Gnahoré Ft. Black K
Out in the Rain- Soul Sugar Ft. Booker Gee
Money- Horace Andy Ft. Adam Prescott & Booker Gee
Smuggler’s Cove- Curt Ramm

E Ta Gia Mi- Wally Warning
The Transition- Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble
Djogbé Ana Zon (You’ll Return Without a Thing)- Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble
Cumbia de Paris- Pat Kalla & Le Super Mojo
Président- Pat Kalla & Le Super Mojo

While My Guitar Gently Weeps- Yat-Kha
Hušša sisa- Gájanas
Talvenselkä- Perttula
Rauta / Iron- Perttula

Light Secrets

The middle portion of the proGram found ways to bend the curves of the straight and narrow:

Truth or Consequences- Soledad Brothers
Alive- Dope Sagittarius
Don’t Worry Bout Me- WELLSPRINGS LTD

Mosquito Eater- Mosquito Hawks
Mosquito Eater Pt2- Mosquito Hawks
Lavender- True Loves
Kabuki- True Loves
Give It Up (Don’t Take Part In the Madness)- The Haggis Horns (Abstract Orchestra Remix)

Hot Honey- Robert Walter, Eddie Roberts, Adam Deitch (W.R.D.)
Bobby’s Boogaloo- Robert Walter, Eddie Roberts, Adam Deitch (W.R.D.)
Orlo- Timo Lassy
Let Go- Evolfo

We Ain’t Gonna- Bright Dog Red (live)

Day Sees All

The first portion of the proGram didn’t let anything get on by it’s flowering eyes:

Interlude: Loren’s Lament- Michelle Hannan & Jason Hannan Ft. Howard Parker
Livin’ on Barroom Time- Michelle Hannan & Jason Hannan Ft. Howard Parker
Stealin’- John Townley
Don’t Wanna Work Today- Jack Grace Band

Today- Hanford Flyover
Chullachaqui- Veik
Not Sweet Enough- Lesibu Grand

Come On Home To Yourself- Swift Silver
greenarrowradio promo- Kelly Z
Nature- Kelly’s Lot
Dog Me Around- Eddie 9V

Move On- Tia Carroll
Sharecropper’s Son- Robert Finley
Someone’s Knocking At My Door- T-Model Ford

The Brightnest

This week’s edition of The Yellow Light proGram took the smarts and ran with them:

A River Rising- Peppermoth
Still Rising- Cave Curse
Sledging- Cave Curse
Cascade- Cave Curse

Talk About It- Jungle
Feel It- Joon Moon Ft. Liv Warfield
U Try Livin’ (Pressure)- Black Guy White Guy x 808 BEACH

Mr. Okra- Big Chief Monk Boudreaux
Big Energy- Pachyman
Cuss Cuss- Horace Andy Ft. Subatomic Sound System
Money- Horace Andy Ft. Irie Worryah
Kwame Nikumah Dub- Zion Train
Steve Biko Dub- Zion Train

Ogou (Pran Ka Mwen)- Lakou Mizik & Joseph Ray

Piece Of The Heart

The final portion of the proGram definitely comes at us with a whole lotta heart:

Stir it Up- Acute Inflections
Get Down, Get Down- Nate Smith
Skip Step- Nate Smith & KINFOLK
***pre-recorded conversation with Nate Smith***
Bounce: PTS I & II- Nate Smith * KINFOLK
Pick Up Your Burning Cross- Sons Of Kemet Ft. Moor Mother & Angel Bat Dawid
Charge It To The Game- Nathaniel Cross
Higher Dimensions- Charnett Moffett
Swinging In The Realms- Charnett Moffett

Aquarius (Bring Her Back Home)- João Donato Adrian Younge Ali Shaheed Muhammad
Bonfire- FOCUSYEAR BAND 2021
Crash Landing- FOCUSYEAR BAND 2021

****pre-recorded conversation with Isaiah Collier***
Part II. Humanity- Isaiah Collier & the Chosen Few

Food For Thoughts

The middle portion of this week’s proGram grew it itself:

Jerkwater Strut- Hot Mustard
S O S- True Loves
Robin’s Revenge- True Loves
While You Sleep (feat. Ev Jones)- The Bamboos
Nothing I Wanna Know About- The Bamboos

Slipped Biscuit- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra Ft. Keith Carlock & Tucker Antell
Stars and Stripes, Chirps and Bleeps- Calibro 35
Artificial Black Moon- Calibro 35
Slap Chess- Dirk Quinn Band

Give Me Time- Evolfo
Strange Lights- Evolfo
Marrakush- Electric Kif
F.B.M.- Electric Kif

Big Burner- Three-Layer Cake


The first part of this week’s proGram knew how to get to the top:

If You Haven’t Any Hay- John Townley
greenarrowradio promo- Rob Stone
Blow Fish Blow!- Rob Stone Ft. Elena Kato & Hiroshi Eguchi
She’s Gone- GA-20

On Bended Knees- Big Chief Monk Boudreaux
Same Old Train- T-Model Ford
Sweet And Easy- Soledad Brothers
Good Feeling- Soledad Brothers
Souled Out On You- Robert Finley

It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World- Patti Parks
***pre-recorded conversation with Patti Parks & Kenny Neal***
I’m Trouble- Patti Parks
No Means No- Patti Parks

greenarrowradio promo- Donna Herula
Bang At The Door- Donna Herula
Too Many People- Travellin’ Blue Kings

Thin Place Aloha

Another edition of the Summer spin-off proGram THE YELLOW LIGHT and this one brought a thin place to get over there from here to:

Brouhaha- Christian McBride
ETQ- Charnett Moffett
We Regret to Inform You- Jalen Baker
Desejo De Amor- João Donato, Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad

Olduvai Gorge- Lunar Octet
Norm’s Nambo- Lunar Octet

Blues For Mr. Hill- Roy Hargrove & Mulgrew Miller (live)
Toque de Queda- Trio Nilo
Camel- Trio Nilo

Vanishing Point- Skúli Sverrisson Ft. Bill Frisell
Hallucinations- Alex Conde Ft. John Santos, Jeff Chambers & Colin Douglas
Laughing Lion- Richard X Bennett

Growth Grooves Up

The final portion of this week’s proGram got to get up to get down with the color of a big growth spurt:

Sleep Depraved- WRD Trio
Meditation- WRD Trio

Daily Special- Dirk Quinn Band
***pre-recorded conversation with the Dirk Quinn Band***
Luna- Dirk Quinn Band
Jalousy Windows- Dirk Quinn Band

Cold Facts on Colfax- Quantic & Eddie Roberts
Help Me Along- Jeb Loy Nichols with Cold Diamond & Mink
Working On Me- The Allergies

Sun God- Lung
Jubilation- Jack O’ the Clock
The Sahara (2020 Remix)- David Oakes

Motel Du Sud- Hector Zazou
Anything At All- Bachelor
We Will Never Die- Yat-Kha


The middle portion of this week’s program took root and keep on funkin’:

Be The Only One- Jenny Don’t And The Spurs
Midnight Wine- Shannon & The Clams
Halo- Black Light Animals

I Don’t Need No Doctor- PM Warson
You Gotta Tell Me- PM Warson
I Am- Laura Rain and the Caesars
Superstar- Gizelle Smith

Jump Up- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra Ft. Francesco Mendolia/Mike Outram/Dave Limina/Tucker Antell
Feed the Chicken- Redtenbacher’s Funkestra Ft. Stanton Moore/Cory Wong/Michael B. Nelson/Tucker Antell
Did It Again- True Loves
Being a Robot Is Awesome- Calibro 35
Magnetic Monster- Outer Space

Burning Plain- Cochemea
If Not Now (Then When)- The Bamboos Ft. Durand Jones
Wishbone- The Bamboos

This Shadow Knew Me Once

The first portion of this week’s proGram had the sun to it’s back and we only went forward:

I Won’t Let You Sink- Nick Jaina
Perennial Bloom (Back To You)- Lukas Nelson Ft. Promise Of The Real
Oh Momma- Sons of Raphael

Lucky Charm- Wily Bo Walker & E D Brayshaw
Heroes and Heartbreakers- Carrie Clark & The Lonesome Lovers
All Of The Women- Allison Russell

greenarrowradio promo- Damon Fowler
Jack You’re Dead- Rob Stone Ft. Elena Kato & Hiroshi Eguchi (live)
I’m Ready- The Reverend Shawn Amos
Black Ice- Donna Herula
High Heel Sneakers- Will Johns
Call Me Willy- Will Johns

Black Eye Blues- Kelly’s Lot
Country Boy- Robert Finley
Chicago- Omar Coleman
Tommy Gunz- Tommy Z

greenarrowradio promo- Clarence Spady
If My Life Was A Book- Clarence Spady

Goalie Guard

The first edition of the Summer Schedule greenarrowradio spin-off proGram The Yellow Light went all out to keep things from going too far:

Rabid Hole- Whelligan
Muskrat Love- The Incurables
Stranger- Dark Bird
Dead Icons- Firefriend
Home or Exile- Firefriend

What Side You’re On- 3.2
Hope Skip & Jump- Michael Whalen
Poly Jam- Michael Whalen

Sacred Place- Dope Sagittarius
Natural Blues- Moby Ft. Gregory Porter & Amythyst Kiah
Down- St. Vincent
Stare- Poté

Things To Do- Jus Goodie
Blue Kiss- Shire T

Sharpened The Views

The final portion of this week’s proGram followed the marching where the ended up and it was right there:

Ballad Of The Gobsmacked- Three-Layer Cake
Now the background is the foreground- Carlos Niño Ft. Adam Rudolph, Aaron Shaw & Jamael Dean

Barco- Oran Etkin
Retrofit- Vijay Iyer
Children Of Flint- Vijay Iyer

For The Culture- Sons Of Kemet Ft. D Double E
***pre-recorded conversation with Joseph Yoon Of Brooklyn Bugs***
Tempus Fugit- Alex Conde Ft. John Santos, Jeff Chambers & Colin Douglas
Two Bass Hit- Ulysses Owens Jr. Big Band Ft. Diego Rivera, Wyatt Forhan, Walter Cano, Michael Dease & Andrew Gutauskas

Flipping The Leaf

The middle portion of this week’s proGram dedicated to the march of the cicada, showed a new look when turned over:

118 & 8th- Keith Brown Trio
Dear Hunter- Almog Sharvit
***pre-recorded conversation with Almog Sharvit***
Roller Disco- Almog Sharvit

On Green Dolphin Street- Christian McBride
You Haven’t Done Nothin- Dara Tucker

Mean Street- FOCUSYEAR BAND 2021
Dancin’ in the Doghouse- Lunar Octet
Kaleidoscopic Sunset- Alí Bello & the Sweet Wire Band
Bello’s Blues- Alí Bello & the Sweet Wire Band

In This Beginning

Today’s show was dedicated to the march of the cicada. The first portion of the proGram leafed the page to remember the years:

In Between- Ariel Bart
Sweet Earth- Skúli Sverrisson Ft. Bill Frisell
Afternoon Varient- Skúli Sverrisson Ft. Bill Frisell
Mood Current- Anthony Pirog
Janel- Anthony Pirog
I Keep Asking Questions- Joel Harrison w/Steve Swallow
Black Mountain Breakdown- Joel Harrison w/ David Gilmore
Song For Steve Swallow- Joel Harrison w/Steve Swallow

Under The Sun- Joey Alexander
Euim De Bahia- Ensemble Novo
El Preciso Perdoar- Ensemble Novo

Iris We Were

Did a final open schedule fill-in proGram during the Spring session, and the vibes wet the place up:

Chase The Devil- Lee SCRATCH Perry
Love And Mercy- Reggae Angels w/Sly & Robbie
Positive Way- Reggae Angels w/Sly & Robbie

Quiere La Rumba- Okuté
El Bouhala- Innov Gnawa
Hunters and Farmers Need the Blacksmith- Kasai Allstars
Baba Bende- Kasai Allstars
Musungu Elongo Paints His Face White to Scare Small Children- Kasai Allstars

Fatalist Tango- Moka Efti Orchestra
Hollaender Mash Up- Moka Efti Orchestra
Tschuldigensemal- Moka Efti Orchestra Ft. Mario Kamien

Nataraja (Kizu KimRemix)- David Starfire Ft. Shril