Get Out of the WAYYYYYYYY!

I was almost late today because I guess, well, people feel that a little wind and temperatures just under freezing will make your car explode if you go even 10 miles an hour under the speed limit….See, another reason why each year for Christmas I ask for my own road everywhere. GRRRRR…..

Polkarama, Weird Al
Cold, Cold, World, Floyd Miles/Gregg Allman
Way Down Deep, Richie Havens
Mountain to Climb, Floyd Miles/Gregg Allman
Wide Load, the Subdudes
Hug my Radiator, Dion
Boogie Woogie Country Man, Jerry Lee Lewis
Double Guatamala, Gary Burton & Friends
the Blues Walk, Gary Burton & the Berklee All Stars
Do the Dirt, Phantom Blues Band
I Only Have Love, Phantom Blues Band feat. Taj Mahal
Mary Ann, Phantom Blues Band
Suits me Fine, King Johnson
Celebrate Your Youth, Keller Williams & Friends
Ice Cream Samich, Skeebo Knight
I’m the Man, Lee Fields
Coffee, Papa Mali
Pee with Your Father, Robbie Roadsteamer
I don’t Play, Magic Dick & J. Geils
Temperature, Magic Dick & J. Geils
Ask Me No Questions, Albert King/Stevie Ray Vaughn
I Pity the Fool, BB King/Mr. Buddy Guy
Memphis in the Meantime, Gregg Allman
Shotgun Willie, Willie Nelson
Good Hearted Woman, Willie/Waylon (live)
Can’t Teach an old dog, Gary “U.S.” Bonds/the Boss/Southside Johnny
Don’t Think Twice, Mike Ness
Every Hungry Woman, Allman Brothers (live 1970)
Long Hair, Little Barrie
Blackwater, JJ Grey & MoFro
Holy Water, Jamie McLean Band
Childe, Dana Varon
Jungle Jazz, Kool & the Gang
Jungle Wisdom, Dr. Lonnie Smith
Live Together, Bernard Allison
Jesus is…Robert Randolph Family Band/Eric Clapton
Innocence Lost, Jamie McLean Band
How Sweet it is, Jerry Garcia Band (live)


Greenarrowradio..the Thursday edition

Wrap a little greenarrowradio around you and you’ll be sure to stay warm as winter finally starts to show up! Here’s what I did to cuddle up with you through sounds.

Godzilla, Diego Garcia
This is not a Love Song, Thiev. Corp/Nouvelle Vague
Beloved, Anoushka Shankar/Thiev. Corporation
Angels, Norah Jones/ Thievery Corporation
Asa Branca, Forro in the Dark w/David Byrne
Something Went Right, George Soule
Honey Dove, Lee Fields & the Expressions
The Constitution, Rufus Harley
Urban Mbalax, Sean Noonan Brewed by Noon
Sangare, Vieux Farka Toure
Tabara, Vieux Farka Toure w/ Ali Farka Toure
Food in the Belly, Xavier Rudd
Mana, Xavier Rudd
In the Back of the Car, Emo
Dirty Laundry, Bitter:Sweet
The Lost Song, the Cat Empire
High up on the Hook, Alice Russell
the Hop, Radio Citizen feat. Bajka
Texas is Huge, Mosquitos
Love Somebody, the Subdudes
Cold Cold World, Floyd Miles w/ Gregg Allman
Knockin’, Luminescent Orchestrii
Celebrate Your Youth, Keller Williams (and friends)
Centre of Nowhere, LadyBUG Mecca
the Ministry of Truth, Bobby Previte’s Coalition
Morning Breakfast, Souleye/Sleepyhead
Diamonds on the…., Ladysmith Black Mambazoo w/M. Ethridge


Something Different you say….

I found this show to be what I hoped for….from some roots to a single unseen leaf floating into the sounds of the future held by LadyBUG Mecca, this show took off and kept on going. At least from where I was hanging out. Here’s the way it all went up:

Good Rockin’ Tonight, Elvis Presley
Baby, let’s Play House, Elvis Presley
Mystery Train, Elvis Presley
Heartbreak Hotel, Willie Nelson/Leon Russell (live)
Graceland, Willie Nelson (live)
Te Na Ne Na Na, Nikki Armstrong
Going Back to Daytona, Floyd Miles/Gregg Allman
Papa Dukie & the Mud People, the Subdudes
Home Movies, Jamie McLean Band
Body in the Lake, Codetalkers w/Col Bruce Hampton
You Really got me, Toots & the Maytals
Crabbuckit, K-O’s
The Hop, Radio Citizen feat. Bajka
Tabara, Vieux Farka Toure feat. Ali Farka Toure
Ya Man, Balkan Beat Box
In A Gadda Da Vida, Yat Kha
Stand!, the Clinton Administration
Musicology, Prince
We Love the Herb, Herbal Nation
Hiding, Breakestra
Do you Love me, Lee Fields & the Expressions
My Girl, Melvin Sparks
Burning Down the House(Pepe Deluxe mix),Tom Jones/the Cardigans
You Sexy Thing, Tom Tom Club
Under the Gun, Supreme Beings of Leisure
I’m Afraid of Americans, David Bowie
Sweet Life, Karen Gibson ROC
Nickel Bags, Digable Planets
Don’t Disturb the Peace, LadyBUG Mecca
Sexual Alchemy, LadyBUG Mecca
Centre of Nowhere, LadyBUG Mecca
Love Sweet Love, Morcheeba
Let’s do it like They Did it, SOL
No’ Mo’, N. Mississippi All Stars
Makes you Ecstatic, the Tao of Groove
Jesus is Just Alright, Robert Randolph/Eric Clapton
Sweet Leaf, Galactic (live)
Khalghi Stomp, Thiev. Corp./Transglobal Underground
September, Celia Baron


1/06/07 HUMIDITY is my Name-O

Whippin’ Post, Gregg Allman
the Levees Gonna Break, Bob Dylan
Rainy Day Blues, Willie Nelson
Shoes, George Soule
Come on Over, George Soule
Ho Cake, Mofro
Nare Sugar, MoFro
Free, Mofro
Black Feather Wings, Bourbon Princess
this Land is Your Land, Sharon Jones & Dap-Kings
The Bounce, the Blue Method
Sexy Side of You, George Clinton & P-Funk
the Minx, the New Mastersounds
the Volcano song, the Budos Band
Watch me Fly, Reuben Wilson
Give it up or Turnit lose, Jevon Jackson
Soulshine, Warren Haynes w/Vusi Mahlasela (live)
Social Aid & Pleasure Club, the Subdudes
Papa was a Rolling Stone, Los Lobos (live)
Feel Like a King, Geoff Achison & the Souldiggers
Antonella’s Birthday, Tommy Emmanuel
Flip my Mind, Woodleg Odd
Broken Down Piece of Crap, Brian Setzer
Highway Chile, the Jimi Hendrix Experience
Feelin’ Alright, Dave Mason
Black Pearls, Al Di Meola
I Guess I showed Her, the Robert Cray Band (live)
Bad Influence, the Robert Cray Band (live)
I’m Walkin’, the Robert Cray Band (live)
Cactus, David Bowie
Revolution Eventually, SugarBitch
1021, Depth Quartet
Ain’t that Right, G-Love
Motherless Girls, Monique Ortiz
D.I.Y, Exit Clov
Yellow Led Better, E.Vedder/M. McCready (live)
She Caught the Katy,Taj Mahal & Phantom Blues Band feat. J. Popper (live)
Memphis in the Meantime, Gregg Allman


12/30 1…2…3…ahh ahh ahhhh!


Whippin’ Post, Gregg Allman
Don’t Deny Me, Gregg Allman
Tell Mama, Janis Joplin (live)
Stop, Bloomfield/Kooper/Stills (live)
You’ve got the Best in Town, Buddy Miles & Billy Cox
Locomotive Breath, Jethro Tull (live)
Papa Dukie & the Mud People, the Subdudes
Let’s do it Like They used to, Sol
Back Porch, Bourbon Princess
Beautiful, G-Love/Tristan Prettyman
Mattheau, Depth Quartet
One More Day, the Wood Brothers
When, King Johnson
Atlas, King Johnson
Baghdad Cafe, Liquid Soul
Sex God, Liquid Soul
Let Down, Easy Star All Stars w/Toots & Maytals
Karma Police, Easy Star All Stars w/Citizen Cope
Erotica, Tony Tyler Trance
Angelina, Tony Tyler Trance
Wine & Women, Pedro Arevalo
C.C. Rider, Pedro Arevalo
Torch, Devon Allman’s Honeytribe
Why You Wanna Bring me Down, Honeytribe
Mykia’s Dance, Melvin Sparks
If it Don’t fit.., M.Sparks w/Nikki Armstrong
I like’s That, Skeebo Knight
Richard’s Amazing Riding Mower, Skeebo Knight
Volunteered Slavery, Derek Trucks Band
Crow Jane, Derek Trucks Band
It Calls Me, Hazmat Modine
Lost Fox Train (for Joe), Hazmat Modine
Louisiana Anna, ScrapOmatic
Ain’t got that Smile, ScrapOmatic
Riddles, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
ACDC, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Baby Blue, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Soulshine, Warren Haynes feat. Vusi Mahlasela

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12/28 tripppin’ over the worlds

I started off by welcoming in the sunrise as best I thought it could be:

the Constitution, Rufus Harley
Nwahulwana, Wazimbo
Terre d’oru, I Muvrami w/ Sting
Lonely, Bebel Giberto
Inkosana, David Hewitt
Mbube, LadySmith Black Mambazo w/Taj Mahal
Man no Sober, Steel Pulse
Suger Pie, Melody Makers/the Wailers
Bed’s too big w/o you, Sheila Hylton
Long Shadow, Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros
That Old Black Magic, Dr. John
Save the Bones for Henry Jones, Dr. John
Hende Baba, Thomas Mapfumo
Insurreccion, Juan-Carlos Formell
U.K. Cosmopolitan Sound, Horace X
Gankino Horo, Reptile Palace Orchestra
Speed the Traktor, 3 Mustaphas 3
Knockin’, Luminescent Orchestrii
Klezbos Kolomeyke, the Isle of Klezbos
Kaita, O Jos De Brujo
Dojo Kun, Temple of Sound feat. Natacha Atlas
Go, Dusminguet
Mera Sacha Si Pyar, N’aseebo Lal
Youm Wara Youm, Samira Sa’id w/Cheb Mani
The Mother, Xavier Rudd
Mana, Xavier Rudd
Let’s do it Like They Used to, Sol
Bo Diddley, Bo Diddley
Who Do you Love, Bo Diddley
Willie & Lillie, Bo Diddley
the Clock Struck 12, Bo Diddley
32-20, Muddy Waters
Soulshine, Warren Haynes w/Vusi Mahlasela (live)
Zillionaire, Rob Wasserman & Edie Brickell
Jah Kas Cool Boy, Lo’Jo & Django
A Dancda Moda, DJ Delores Y Orch. Santa Massa
Swaliti, Kanda Bongo Man
EhYaYe, Kasse Mady Diabate
Nha Mame, Manecas Costa
Por El Suelo, Manu Chao’s Radio Bemba
Closet Belly Dancer, Red Elvises
I Wanna See You Bellydance, Red Elvises
The Time, DJ Shadow
Centre of Nowhere, LadyBug Mecca
Kuumba, Count M’Butu
When I feel the Sea Beneath my Soul, Taj Mahal
Follow the Drinking Gourd, Taj Mahal
After Midnight, Merl Saunders & Friends
Expressway to your Heart, Merl Saunders & Friends
L’appel a la Paix, Wa-Zimba
Como soy Cubano, Habana Abierta
Mouna Pola, Manu Dibango
Flatbush & Church Revisited, Vernon Reid & Masque
Interplanetary Love Song, Chris Spies
Kenny, MMW


12/23 You there, stay away from that.

So, Moustapha was in studio today trying to get me to play any sort of Christmas music. I Hate Christmas music. It is just not for me. Simply put. I found a couple of holiday tunes I thought would be appropriate and Moustapha did manage to tie me down for a moment or two and get some of his choices on too.

Georgia on my Mind, Jerry Reed
Sittin’ on top of the World, Jerry Reed
Blue Moon of Kentucky, Jerry Reed
Me & Bobby McGee, Ramblin’ Jack Elliot
Silver Beaver, Saffire
Dump that Chump, Saffire
Bo Diddley is Crazy, Bo Diddley
Don’t Stand so close to me, The Police (live)
White & Nerdy, Weird Al
Polkarama!, Weird Al
Keep your hands off, Jas Mathus & his Knockdown Society
Mississippi Moan, Jas Mathus & His Knockdown Society
Let’s do it Like They Used to, Sol
Mister Frank, Sol
All Good Children, John Popper Project feat. DJ LOGIC
Louisana Sky, John Popper Project feat. DJ LOGIC
Purple Girlfriend, the Goldstars
It’s all about You, the Goldstars
Ragin’ Angel, the Charms
Battle of Faomo, Southern Crush
Apple Pie, Southern Crush
Little Drummer Boy, Dandy Warhols
11 Cats of Christmas, Trout Fishing in America
Fixin’ to Die, Col. Bruce Hampton
Good Lover, Nikki Armstrong
I Like it Like that, Nikki Armstrong
Memphis in the Meantime, Gregg Allman
Every Hungry Woman, the Allman Brothers (live 1970)
Soulshine (Reggae version), Gov’t Mule (Live 10/19/06)
It’s a Wonderful Life, Fishbone
Can’t get Satisfied, the Greyhounds
Butter (For you popcorn) the New Mastersounds
Thank you, Melvin Sparks
Song #8, Celia Baron
Greensleeves, Andy Timmons
Jingle Bells, Adrian Legg
Red Moon, Al Di Meola
Action Packed, Green Light
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, Jack Johnson
Santa’s Pissed Off, Andy Dick/bitches of the Century
Santa’s Second Line, New Birth Brass Band
Creeper Returns, Mark Hummel


Where in the world is….MisterG?

in Strange Loops, Jack Kevorkian & Morpheus Quintet
One Step Beyond, Karsh Kale w/DJ Spooky
Dali Tzerni, Charming Hostess
Godecki Cacak, Reptile Palace Orchestra
Zurle, Balkan Tribes
Palmistry, Tabla Beat Science
Boombox, Mosquitos
Raja Vedalu, DJ Cheb i Sabbah
at the top of Cerro De Palomares, Estrella Morente
Rihaee, Shabaz
Peregrino, Zuco 103
A Gathering Storm, Terry Hall & Mushtaq
Dancing, Wu-Man
Ah Ya Win a Win, Club D’elf
Challaban, Club d’Elf
Thick Interlude, Mocean Worker
Acid, Louie Vega’s Percussion Madness
Oshagrinza, Louie Vega’s Percussion Madness
Ya Man, Balkan Beat Box
In a Gadda da Vida, Yat Kha
Superbol, Alms for Shanti
Laisse les Phases, Ali Farke Toure
Mbube, Ladysmith Black Mambazo w/Taj Mahal
Tussin’ & Fightin’, Extra Golden
Everybody Loves You, Hazmat Modine w/Huun-Huur-Tu
Ngolowake, Manu Dibango
Grooved ja wie die Sau, the Funkgerat
Golden Isles Groove, Skeebo Knight
Kuumba, Count M’Butu
Cotu, Baka Beyond
Bastet, Natacha Atlas
Pirates, SuperRail Band
I Shall be Released, Moussa Kanoute
Simple Twist of Fate, Bob Dylan (live ’75)
Love Minus zero/no limit, Bob Dylan (live ’75)
Soulshine, Warren Haynes/Vusi Mahlasela (live)
Tsingane, Abaji
Greensleeves, Andy Timmons
Hellebrations, Radim Zenkl
Belleville, Hot Club of Detroit
What a Wonderful World, Maceo Parker
In the Buzzbag, Brooklyn Funk Essentials
An Airbag Saved my Dub, EasyStar All Stars
Love is a Pleasure, the Cables
Cheer Up, the Cables
Gibbering Smit, Peatbog Faeries
Testamento, Juan Carlos Formell
Chatuna, Tinariwen
Incaldido, Bonga
Zebra, John Butler Trio
The Mac, Cadillac Jones
Casin’ the Joint, Cadillac Jones

Hanging Backstage w/ Mr. Bo Diddley

….and a bag of chips!!!!

Vineyard Blues, J.Cotton/Joe Lewis Walker/C. Haden
2 Trains Rnnin’, Cotton/Walker/Haden
Play w/Your Poodle, Cotton/Walker/Haden
Good Understanding, Al Copley & the Fabulous T-Birds
Bitch/Dumbass, Gary U.S. Bond/D. Betts/P. Snow
Blind/Crippled/Crazy, Buddy Guy & John Mayer
Nobody Understands me but my Guitar, Buddy Guy
For You my Love, Nikki Armstrong
Think, the Phantom Blues Band
Surfin’ Albania, Immigrant Suns
Shopetzuki Kopanitsa, Boiled in Lead
Fanfare Ciocarlia, Borat Sndtrk
You Be My Wife, Borat Sndtrk
Valhalla, the K-O’s
Mana, Xavier Rudd
Speakeasy, Cadillac Jones
Watch me Fly, Reuben Wilson
Bemsha Swing, Dr. Lonnie Smith
Ministry of Truth, Bobby Previte/Coalition of the Willing
Colon Pie, Skerik
Dana’s Lick, Ripplegroove
Will Run, Raq
Antonella’s Birthday, Tommy Emmanuel
Cold December, Matt Costa
3 more Days, Ray LaMontagne
Ain’t that Right, G-Love
So Much Love, ScrapOmatic
Broken Down Piece of Junk, Brian Setzer
the Spider Sings, Bourbon Princess
Don’t You Miss Yourself, Conrad Ford
Things Don’t Seem as Bad, the Amity Front
the Lobster Parade, the Microscopic Septet
Dan’l Boone, Sam Bush/David Grisman
How Sweet it is, Jerry Garcia Band
Fight and Make up, Brianna Holcombe
Rasa Lila, Go GO Galazian


12/14 To a Columbian Beauty.

Akiwowo, Babatunde Olatunji
Kiyakiya, Babatunde Olitunji
Ratevka, Reptile Palace Orchestra
Little Wing, Reptile Palace Orchestra
Feen, Natacha Atlas
No Other, Skye
Bass Beatbox, Club d’Elf
***Impromptu Conversation w/ Mike Rivard of Club D’elf***
Vishnu Dub, Club D’elf
Agni, Tom Rossi
Take this Hammer, Taj/Toumani Diabate
Revery in Hijaz, the Isle of Klezbos
Cumbia de los Muerto, Ozomatli
Patricia, Manuel Galban/Ry Cooder
the Grandma with a Limp, Rim Banna
Arrumacao, Uakti
Aziz Aziz, Outback
Let your Yeah be Yeah, Jimmy Cliff
Dance of the Fireflies, Merl Saunders
***Conversation w/Mr. Jerry Wennstrom***


12/09 a Bonafide good ride…..

I was thrilled with this show. Musically, it was a transitional weave that I think took us around the corner and down a suspicious path that was once a secret, like opening up that wardrobe. Check this set list out:

You’ve got to Love her w/a Feeling, Freddie King
San Ho Zay, Freddie King
See See Baby, Freddie King
Today, Jefferson Airplane
Come Back Baby, Jefferson Airplane
Come on Over, George Soule
Earthquake, Jackie mittoo
Legalize it, Pato Baton (*live/a’capella)
Yalla Yalla, Joe Strummer
Stir it up, Dread Zeppelin
Straight Cold Player, Lenny Kravitz
Boxer’s Fracture, Liquid Soul
If it Don’t Fit.., Melvin Sparks/Nikki Armstrong
Waitaminute, Reuben Wilson
Planet of the Superkids, the Greyboy Allstars
Good Friends Good Music, Skeebo Knight
Come on Come Over, Jaco Pastorius
Louisiana Sky, John Popper Project feat. DJ LOGIC
I Wanna Be like You (Monkey Song), Los Lobos
Ol’ Cook Pot, the Duhks
A Drink for you, Whiskey & Co.
Fish to Fry, the Ditty Bops
78% H2O, Ani DiFranco (live)
Tonite, the Bottle let me Down, Throw Rag w/Lemme
No Strings Attached, Freak Guitar
Samba Caramba, Freak Guitar
Wyonna’s Big Brown Beaver, Primus
People Carrier, Morcheeba
Innocence Lost, the Jamie McLean Band
Shoes, George Soule
Blues Stay Away, Pedro Arevalo
Messin’ w/the Kid, Junior Wells
Superharp, James Cotton
Before you Accuse me, Bo Diddley
Sit & Cry (& sing the Blues), Buddy Guy
***Conversation with Mr. Buddy Guy***
Mustang Sally, Buddy Guy
Crawlin’ King Snake, Buddy Guy/Eric Clapton/BB King
I Put a Spell on You, Buddy Guy/Carlos Santana
Ain’t no Sunshine, Buddy Guy/Tracy Chapman


12/2 It’s a Happ’nin’ Show.

You’re Gonna Miss Me, 13th Floor Elevators
Everybody’s Gonna be Happy, the Kinks
Always See your Face, Love
Papa was a Rolling Stone, Los Lobos
Knockin’ round the Zoo, James Taylor & t.o.f.m.
Night Owl, James Taylor & the original flying machine
Still Hanging Around, G-Love
Something Went Right, George Soule
Shoes, George Soule
Come on Over, George Soule
Asa Branca, Forro in the Dark feat. David Byrne
Como Soy Cubano, Habana Abierta
Gibbering Smit, Peatbog Faeries
John the Revelator, Gov’t Mule
She Said, She Said, Gov’t Mule
Mean ‘Ole Wind, N. Mississippi All Stars
I only have one Love, Phantom Blues Band, feat. Taj
Don’t think Twice, Mike Ness
Crawlin’ King Snake, Robert Plant (live in Mali)
You know what you Know, the Microscopic Septet
Fresh Air theme (Happy Twin), the Microscopic Septet
***conversation W/Phillip Johnston***
Baghdad Blues, the Microscopic Septet
Ice Cream Samich, Skeebo Knight
Suits me Fine, King Johnson
Legalize it, MSMW
Concoction, Depth Quartet
Action, the Charms
Rock Tonight, Southern Crush
Bob (Cousin O.), Evil Stig
Last to Know, Evil Stig
Porchswing, Bourbon Princess
Rome Wasn’t Built in a Day, Morcheeba
Suicidethoal (killufast capsules 100mg), Ladybug
Ministry of Truth, Bobby Previte’s Coalition of the Willing
Ultra-Funk, los Amigos invisibles
Bean, the Cubby Creatures
It Calls Me, Hazmat Modine
Humphrey Bulgar, Metropolitan Klezmer
Black Night, Willie Nelson/Dr. John
Your head’s too Big, the Ditty Bops


11-25 Melvin Sparks Hangin’ out.

Not only was Melvin hanging out and chatting about a couple of projects, he is also going to be at the Main Pub in Manchester on Dec 2. This is a mix of our chats on Thursday and Saturday with a couple of hints of some groove. If you have never seen Melvin live, you’ve got to go and check this out. See you there.


The Show looked like this. I think I got caught up in the Thanksgiving sentiment as I went back to some roots that have obviously branched out over the years. It went like this:

Listen to me, Pat Boyack
Too old is Getting Younger everyday, Watermelon Slim
She’s Gone, Hound Dog Taylor
Instrument of Pleasure, Jeff Chaz
Samson and Delilah, Blind Gary Davis
Something you got, BB King/Koko Taylor
Little by Little, BB King/Lowell Fulson
2:19, John Hammond
‘Til the Money Runs out, John Hammond
Big Black Mariah, John Hammond
Cold Cold Ground, Tom Waits
Mama Roux, Dr. John
Goin’ back to N.O., Dr. John/Neville Brothers
Home Movies, the Jamie McLean band
Get out of my Life, Jerry Garcia Band
Georgia on my Mind, Willie Pooch
Little Bag (in search of), Chris Spies
Groove on Up, Melvin Sparks
***Melvin Sparks Conversation***
She’s a Bad Mama Jama, Melvin Sparks
House Party, Javon Jackson
Freak, Sugarbitch
Chingiz, Banco De Gaia
Boys-n-Berry, the Cubby Creatures
DIY, Ext Clov
You’re my Girl, Neil Young
Baby I love you, Aretha Franklin
Stray Cat Blues, the Rolling Stones
Highway Song, Hot Tuna
Midnight Blues, the Allman Brothers
Baghdad Blues, the Microscopic Septet
Dirty Drawers, Vassar Clements
Green Onions, Vassar Clements
Little Miss Strange, Jimi Hendrix
Make me Know it, Elvis
Dirty Dirty Feeling, Elvis
Such a Night, Elvis
Evangeline, Jerry Garcia Band


11/23/06 This Turkey Survived… far.

Lots of guest today. We had my nephew stop in to wish the listeners a happy thanksgiving and to be cute as hell. Briana Holcombe blessed us with her presence and even sang a little tune that mentions yours truly, we will make sure to keep our eyes on what she is up to, and believe me that won’t be a difficult task. And a true friend of greenarrowradio, Mr. Melvin Sparks called in to chat and let us know he will be at the Main Pub in Manchester CT on Dec. 2. A must see.

Here’s what the 4 hours of the show looked like.

The Great Ceilidh Swindle, Peatbog Faeries
Mouth Music
Loyin’ Loyin’, Babatunde Olatunji
Dance of the Hunter’s Fire, Mickey Hart
Satan Dub, Lee “scratch” Perry
Oualahila Ar Tesninam, Tinariwen
Ya Man, Balkan Beat Box
In a Gadda Da Vida, Yat-Kha
Weasel Potpie, That 1 Guy
Personal Jesus, Depeche Mode
I Want Candy, Bow Wow Wow (Kevin Shield remix)
Dumb World, Rav Shmuel
Last Chance, Rav Shmuel
***Conversation w/Nadine Zahr***
Beautiful Soldier, Nadine Zahr
The Minute I, Nadine Zahr
A little Better, Nadine Zahr
Childe, Dana Varon
Home Movies, the Jamie McLean band
Holy Water, the Jamie McLean band
Bottle of Red Wine, Eric Clapton & friends
Sunshine of your Love, Ginger Baker
I Only have Love, Phantom Blues Band w/Taj
Think, the Phantom Blues Band
I Drink, Southern Crush
***Briana Holcombe Phone Conversation***
Fight and Make Up, Briana Holcombe
Right Here, Right Now, Briana Holcombe
Shakespeare, Susan Cagle
I will, Al & the Transamericans
Waiting for the Punchline, Al & Transamericans
Carnival Time, Leftover Salmon
***Phone Conversation w/Mr. Melvin Sparks***
Funky good time, Melvin Sparks
Louisiana Sky, John Popper Project feat. DJ LOGIC
Girl of Opportunity, Angeline
Rainy Day Blues, Willie Nelson
Head ’em off at the Pass, Wolf Krakowski
Shady Grove, Grisman/Garcia
Blues for Luci, Pedro Arevalo
Barstool Boogie, Dan Hicks & Jimmy Buffett
Why you Wanna Bring me Down, Honeytribe
Nothing to be Sad About, Honeytribe
Angelina, the Tony Tyler Trance
the Mother, Xavier Rudd
Food in the Belly, Xavier Rudd
Beautiful, G-Love/ Tristian Prettyman
Let the good times roll, Taj Mahal/Ry Cooder
100% Pure Love, Tey
Burning Down the House, the Cardigans w/Tom Jones
Boom Shak-a-la-ka, Apache Indian

listen to my conversation with the lovely and talented Ms. Briana Holcombe

Rocker Rhonda G. of SOUTHERN CRUSH!

If you like to RAWK…not just rock, then let me point you in the direction of SOUTHERN CRUSH. A Pure force from Atlanta Georgia. This three piece Southern Blues RAWK band is taking the music scene by storm. I was fortunate enough to get a moment of the lead lady, the Raspy, Raptured Rocker Rhonda G. on greenarrowradio. Take a listen here to our conversation. If you are looking for me, I’ll be shaking the apple tree.


Oh hell, here is todays fill in set list while we’re at it:

Ride, G-Love
Beautiful, G-Love featuring Tristian Prettyman
Sweet Life, Karen Gibson Roc
Revolution Eventually, Sugarbitch
Beef Jerky, Cibo Matto
Georgia Slop, Los Lobos
When , King Johnson
Workin’ Sux, King Johnson
let the Mermaids Flirt w/me, scrapOmatic
Food in the Belly, Xavier Rudd
Let the Good Times Roll, Taj Mahal/Ry Cooder
Corrin, Corrina, Taj Mahal/Ry Cooder
(turn on your) Lovelight, Them feat. Van Morrison
I Like’s That, Skeebo Knight
Expressway to your Heart, Merl Saunders & friends
Take me with you, Orchestra Morphine
Rhythm & Booze, Treat her Right
In a Gadda Da Vida, Yat-Kha
Broken Down Piece of Junk, Brian Setzer
You’ve got the best in Town, Band of Gypsys
Mama, he Treats your Daughter mean, Susan Tedeschi
No Riders, Shannon Curfman
Battle of Faomo, Southern Crush
Apple Pie, Southern Crush
**Conversation with Rhonda G. of Southern Crush**
I Drink, Southern Crush
Riddles, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Baby Blue, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
DIY, Exit Clov
K.C. Jones, North Mississippi All Stars

11/18/06 Bo 101…How to Win.

Do the Dirt, Phantom Blues Band
Think, Phantom Blues Band
That’s Alright, James Cotton
Boot Knockin’ Blues, Cotton
Feelin’ my way Around, Fabulous T-Birds
Rock Candy, Fabulous T-Birds
Rock me RIght, Susan Tedeschi
Battle of Faomo, Southern Crush
Apple Pie, Southern Crush
Summertime Blues, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Plastic People, Frank Zappa
Hats Off, Primus
Barracuda, Rasputina
Purple Girlfriend, the Goldstars
Levee’s Gonna Break, Bob Dylan
Rainy Day Blues, Willie Nelson
All She Wrote, Ray Davies
Are You, Bob Seger
Everybody’s up to Somethin’, Brian Setzer
Jesus is just Alright, Robert Randolph & Eric Clapton
Buena, Morphine (live)
Godzilla, Diego Garcia
There’s Something Wrong with this Picture, Galactic
Track #9, Dr. Lonnie Smith
***Dr. Lonnie SMith Conversation***
Jungle Wisdom, Dr. Lonnie Smith
Holla!, G-Love
Beautiful, G-Love
Revolution Eventually, Sugarbitch
Lapdance, John Popper Project feat. DJ LOGIC
No one Left to Run with, Allman Brothers
I Want Candy, Bow Wow Wow (Kevin Shield Remix)
Dumb World, RavShmuel
Shake ’em Down, N. Mississippi All Stars
Feel like a King, Geoff Achison & the Souldiggers
Reach for the Sky, Geoff Achison & the Souldiggers
Creeper Returns, Mark Hummel
You got the Best in Town, Billy Cox/Buddy Miles
let the mermaids flirt w/me, scrapOmatic
The Mother, Xavier Rudd
The 0, Big Ass Truck



This Little Girl of Mine, Ray Charles
Rockhouse part 1 & 2, Ray Charles
Doin’ the Dirt, Phantom Blues Band
I only have one Love, Phantom Blues band w/Taj
From the Bottom up, Dayna Kurtz
Happy Hour, Whiskey & Co.
No Such Thing, Legendary Shack Shakers
Riot Radio, the Dead 60’s
It’s all About you, the Goldstars
These are the Ghosts, the Band of Bees
Last Chance, the Cubby Creatures
Credits, the Aquarium
Boogie Man, Diego Garcia
Meatwad goes to Greece, Doc Ellis
Bold as Love, Pretenders
the Waiting Noon, Bourbon Princess
Broken Down Piece of Junk, Brian Setzer
Jesus is just Alright, Robert Randolph & Eric Clapton
*Senior Vice Commander R. Elliot VFW Post 10004*
Skin it Back, Little Feat
Voice of a Pork Chop, Jas. Mathus & the Knockdown South
Tappin’ that Thing, Jas. Mathus & the Knockdown South
Proud Mary, ELVIS
It Calls Me, Hazmat Modine
**Conversation w/Wade Schumann of Hazmat Modine**
Bahamut, Hazmat Modine
You Know What You Know, the Microscopic Septet
This Time…, D J Shadow
Fire in her Kiss, John Popper Project w/ DJ Logic
Ministry of Truth, Bobby Previte’s Coalition of the Willing
Colon Pie, Skerik
Dance on Vaseline, David Byrne
How Deep is your Love, the Bee Gees
Cha Cha, Balkan Beat Box
Wine and Women, Pedro Arevalo
Diggin Uncle Sam’s Backyard, Paul Geremia
Me & Bobby McGee, Janis Joplin
Fight and make Up, Brianna Holcombe
Sweet Georgia Brown, Grapelli/Grisman
Check Yourself, Oteil & the Peacemakers
The End, the Doors


11/04/06 The race of the Wooleybear

Tired & Tempted, the Wood Brothers
Chocolate on my Tounge, the Wood Brothers
Spirit, the Wood Brothers
Light is Faster than Sound, Big Brother & the Holding Company
Coo-Coo, Big Brother & the Holding Company
I Drink, Southern Crush
Black Halo, V.K. Lynne
Do the Daddy-O, Los Straitjackets
Weasel Pot Pie, That 1 Guy
Barra Barra, Rachid Taha
It Calls Me, Hazmat Modine
3 Chairs, Monique Ortiz
I’ll Take a Cab, Bourbon Princess
Break on Thru, S.T.P
Underwaterfall, the Doors
Imagine This, Mediacracy
All Good Children, John Popper Project feat. D.J. Logic
Thankful & Thoughtful, Robert Randolph Family Band
Another 2nd Chance, King Johnson
Tarzan, Cadillac Jones
Can’t get Satisfied, the Greyhounds
Dana’s Lick, Ripplegroove
***David Grisman Conversation***
Intro/Grateful Dawg, Garcia/Grisman
The Thrill is Gone, Grisman/Garcia
Citizens of Dawgnation/Desert Dawg, David Grisman Quintet
Barkley’s Bug, David Grisman Quintet
Are you Sure Hank.., Leftover Salmon/Waylon Jennings
No Woman No Cry, Honeytribe
Why You Wanna Bring me Down, Honeytribe
Louisana Anna, scrapOmatic
End of the Line, Warren Haynes
Reggae Revival, Katchafire
Collie Herb Man, Katchafire
Jingo, Manu Dibango/King Sunny Ade
She’s about a Mover, Michael Powers
Psychotic Reaction, Michael Powers
Big Railroad Blues, Jorma


10/28/06 ‘Oh the Wind & Rain’

Man o’ man were the wind and rain trying to outduel one another for most wicked. Here’s what greenarrowradio did to try to assist in the madness.

Rhythm & Booze, Treat her Right
I Wish You Would, Treat her Right
From a Buick 6, Treat her Right
Tease Me, Treat her Right
Bahamut, Hazmat Modine
Mr. Tough, Yo La Tango
Black Flowers, Yo La Tango
the Mad Scientwist, Los Straightjackets
Twisting in the Rain, Los Straightjackets
All Back to Drac’s, Los Straightjackets
Armagideon Time, Willie Williams
Reggae Revival, Katchafire
Hot Cookin’, G Love
Sweet Life, Karen Gibson ROC
Heart be Still, Deee-Lite
Rubber Love, Deee-Lite
Pedestal, Portishead
Must Destroy, WEYESYOUNO
What’s Wrong W/Me, Skye Edwards(Nouvelle Vague remix)
Porchswing, Bourbon Princess
2% Body Fat, Robert Walter
Ga Boo, Bobby Previte
Back-Quandrant, B. Previte/C. Hunter/DJ Logic
The Mac, Cadillac Jones
Squirrel Hunting, Ripplegroove
Jungle Wisdom, Dr. Lonnie Smith
Good Morning Little Schoolgirl, Derek Trucks Band
44, Derek Trucks Band feat. Warren Haynes
Ain’t got that Smile, ScrapOmatic
Torch, Honeytribe
Mahalo, Honeytribe
Honeysuckle Rose, Hot Club of Detroit
Baghdad Blues, Microscopic Septet
Barber’s Hint, the Jazz Mandolin Project
Mr. Robinson, Jake Shimabukuro


10/21/06 Desiree Bassett In Studio A

Yeah, it is always nice when artists stop by at a moments notice. It really makes for a GREAT time in studio A. Today Desiree Bassett hung out and rocked the place. I’ll have a podcast up of her time w/greenarrowradio shortly. But for now head HERE TO CHECK OUT DESIREE


What did we hear besides a 14 year old rock-n-roll star????

Wreck this Heart, Bob Seger
Real Mean Bottle, Bob Seger/Kid Rock
American Dream, CSNY
Queen of the hi-way, the DOORS (rare)
Monkey & the Engineer, Grateful Dead
Big Jake, Roy Rogers/Norton Buffalo
Hey there Grandpa, Roy Rogers/Norton Buffalo
Move on Way from Here, Roy Rogers/Norton Buffalo
Sunshine of your Love, Ginger Baker
the Things I used to do, Stevie Ray Vaughn/Double Trouble
Let Down, Easy Star All Stars/Toots & Maytals
**interview w/Michael G of Easy Star Records**
Kharma Police, Easy Star All Stars/Citizen Cope
Angelina, the Tony Tyler Trance
Why you Wanna Bring me Down, Honeytribe
Mountain, King Johnson
Supergirl’s Complaint, Bourbon Princess
Ronnie Johnson, Twinemen
After Midnight, Merl Saunders & friends
Making Music Macon GA. Style, Vassar Clement
Can’t Keep Running, the Tony Tyler Trance
a big thank you to Desiree for spending her Saturday morning with the listeners of GREENARROWRADIO