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Options October 1, 2011: Includes an interview with George Porter Jr. of The Meters!

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Artist Track
Meters, The  Thinking   Options
LaBelle  Lady Marmalade   Options
Lee Dorsey  A Lover Was Born   Options
Wild Tchoupitoulas  Brother John   Options
Art Neville  I'm Gonna Put Some Hurt On You   Options
Dr. John  Right Place, Wrong Time   Options
Lee Dorsey  Gator Tail   Options
Meters, The  6V6 LA   Options
George Porter Jr.  INTERVIEW   Options
Meters, The  Thinking   Options
Lee Dorsey  Yes We Can   Options
Art Neville  Bo Diddley   Options
Meters, The  Would You   Options
Meters, The  Tippi Toes   Options
Lee Dorsey  Who's Gonna Help Brother Get Further?   Options
A Minute With  Scott Schinder   Options
Jerky Boys, The  The Super Across The Way   Options
David Cloud  Siberian Hypnotism   Options
Dumb Girl  Alamo Drafthouse   Options
Commercial  You & Your Johnson   Options

Listener comments!

  Sat. 10/1/11 11:13am mrmucho:

hey Mike, those early Meters records really don't capture the bass too well--the drums are sharp in the mix (which is great), but the bass is kind of buried. you can hear the diff on the first two tracks you played. compare vs. james brown tracks of that era.
  Sat. 10/1/11 11:17am Michael:

Mucho - not sure i agree that the JB sound is the one to judge all others against. It's apples & oranges and I like both. I think that Metes mix works 100% for me.
  Sat. 10/1/11 11:24am seang:

all right...ain't nothing wrong with this
  Sat. 10/1/11 11:29am mrmucho:

i hear ya i love both too, but Porter's name doesn't roll off the tongue like Bootsy et al when discussing bass players of that era...always thought this may be why. of course he's just as deserving
  Sat. 10/1/11 12:30pm BigJay:

Wow. So much fun to listen and learn from a great musician and an interviewer who loves knows and loves the music enough to ask cool questions.
  Sat. 10/1/11 12:32pm drr:

very good interview!
  Sat. 10/1/11 12:43pm drr:

whoa, what is this Bo Diddley thing happening here?
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