Bob Brainen's playlist May 7, 2011 E-mail Bob Brainen
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Artist Track Album / Format Year Comments Approx. start time Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience (CD-R) 1961 / 1966 0:00:00 ) Barbara Gaskin and Dave Stewart I'm In A Different World Up From The Dark (CD) 1986 0:01:58 ) Wondermints Tracy Hide Wondermints (CD) 1997 0:06:04 ) Fairport Convention No Man's Land What We Did On Our Holidays (CD) 1968 0:10:30 ) Oregon / Elvin Jones Charango Together! (LP) 1976 0:12:58 ) Lacy / Rudd / Grimes / Charles Skippy Steve Lacy - School Days (CD) * 1963 / 2011 Reissue of band playing all Monk compositions 0:16:57 ) Pentangle Rain and Snow Reflection (CD) 1971 w/ banjo & sitar 0:23:30 ) Spampinato Brothers My Mother's Mother's Day Card Pie In the Sky (CD) * 2010 0:26:58 ) Music behind DJ:
Claus Ogerman and His Orchestra
Soul Searchin' 0:27:41 ) dBs Picture Sleeve (45) * 2011 Brand new single available ONLY at record stores!
Thank you Patio!
0:44:12 ) Nancy Wilson My Sweet Thing (45) 1963 0:47:43 ) Beach Boys Wonderful Endless Harmony (CD) 1972 / 1998 Live version 0:50:23 ) Allison's Sacred Harp Singers Happy Land Religion Is A Fortune: Sacred Harp Singing 1928 / 2004 [VAR] 0:52:46 ) Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five West End Blues The 25 Greatest Hot Fives and Hot Sevens (CD) 1928 / 1995 0:55:47 ) Steven Bernstein's Millennial Territory Orchestra Soul Serenade MTO Vol. 1 (CD) 2006 0:58:16 ) Music behind DJ:
Robbi, Tobbi Und Das Fliewatuut 1:01:47 ) Henry Red Allen & Coleman Hawkins & Their Orchestra I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate Littlel Club Jazz Of The 1930s (LP) 1933 / 1976 [VAR] 1:13:30 ) Lovin' Spoonful Fishin' Blues Good Time Music from Greenwich Village 1965 / 2003 [VAR] Good Time Music 1:16:18 ) NRBQ Gone with the Wind Keep This Love Goin' (CD) * 2011 1:18:12 ) Weekend Drum Beat for Baby La Varieté (CD) 1982 1:20:36 ) Vitamin String Quartet That's Not Me String Quartet Tribute To The Beach Boys' Pet Sounds (MP3) 2005 Thank to Mark Rosen 1:23:37 ) Ben Johnston "Brisk, intent-Movement 1" from String Quartet No. 10 String Quartets Nos. 1, 5 & 10 1957 / 2011 1:26:24 ) Music behind DJ:
Beat Girl 1:30:46 ) Tadd Dameron & Fats Navarro Jahbero Bebop 1948 / 1976 [VAR] 1:40:31 ) Machito & His Orchestra Feat. Charlie Parker Mango Manque The Original Mambo Kings - An Introduction to Afro-Cubop (CD) 1948 / 1993 [VAR] 1:43:23 ) Lee Allen Boppin' at the Hop (45) 1958 1:46:22 ) Lee Allen Strolling with Mr. Lee (45) 1958 1:48:47 ) J.J. Jackson But It's Alright Hard To Find U.S. Hot 100 Hits Of The 60's 1966 [VAR] 1:51:04 ) Music behind DJ:
Soul Pride: The Instrumentals 1960-1969 1:52:32 ) Willie & Ruth Love Me Leiber and Stoller Present the Spark Records Story 1954 /2001 [VAR] 1:56:42 )
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
Sat. 5/7/11 9:05am David:
Good mornin', good mornin'!
It's great to stay up late,
Good mornin', good mornin' to you.
Sat. 5/7/11 9:15am tomB:
never realized Fairport pulled fr Beach Boys, but Bob, you pinned it.
Sat. 5/7/11 9:21am pierre:
Bonjour Bob Brainen
Happy Radio Day everyone at WFMU !
Sat. 5/7/11 9:25am yair yona (tel aviv):
just joined and I get Pentangle to welcome me. it is going to be a good day.
Sat. 5/7/11 9:30am SmokinJ:
Happy muthas day all you muthas.. 8-)
Sat. 5/7/11 9:33am Muppet Mutha:
Soul Searchin' sounds like Sunny Day from Sesame Street.
Sat. 5/7/11 9:34am tony:
Also Derby Day and Comic Book Day
Sat. 5/7/11 9:34am Joe Morris:
Joe Morris here
did you ever find out who sang that song "You;ve got a lot to explain" btw?
Sat. 5/7/11 9:34am yair yona (tel aviv):
it's my favorite as well!
Sat. 5/7/11 9:43am yair yona (tel aviv):
was steward in National Health as well?
Sat. 5/7/11 9:47am scott:
The Beach Boys Smile set is supposedly coming out in July. This is very happy news, of course, but it's a shame that it's coming out after Brian's rerecorded version. The release of Smile should be a major event, but I'm afraid that the timing will make this a bit of an anticlimax.
Sat. 5/7/11 9:48am tomB:
Was Holsapple writing about a Cowsills single?
Sat. 5/7/11 9:55am miketp:
bob pretty amazing opening 50 min of the show. was blown away. youre the best. great weedend
Sat. 5/7/11 10:20am seang:
do you listen to Nellie McKay, Bob?
Sat. 5/7/11 10:21am scott:
Always loved the Spoonful's appearance playing "Fishin' Blues" in Woody Allen's What's Up Tiger Lily? Apparently Woody hates the movie and says that the Spoonful's scenes were inserted by the producer without his approval. But it's a great flick, Spoonful and all, no matter what he says...
Sat. 5/7/11 10:38am clarke:
Picture Sleeve is a Chris Stamey song - so it is not about Cowsills. it is about several different records.
Sat. 5/7/11 10:43am clarke:
just woke up and looking at the playlist - i missed most of another fine, fine show.....
oh, it is quite unlikely that Holsapple would be writing about The Cowsills, at this late date, anyway.;]
Sat. 5/7/11 10:43am paul:
You do span the musically globe, Mr. B.
Sat. 5/7/11 10:53am seang:
Sat. 5/7/11 10:53am Moammar:
JJ Jackson's high point. After this -- MTV. And I speak for us all when I say Martha Quinn had much more going on.
Sat. 5/7/11 11:08am Freddy:
Supposedly Monk (and his father) were named after an actual 7th century Monk named Hilonius.
And North Coast Brewing sells a Brother Thelonious
Belgian Style Abbey Ale, the sale of which benefits Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz ....the label art is great: