Bob Brainen's playlist January 28, 2012 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 ) Edwin Astley "Theme and Bongos" from The Woman Eater Monster Movie Music, Vol. 1 (CD-R) 1958 VAR 0:01:48 ) Johnny Otis & The Jayos Tough Enough The Johnny Otis Show - Vintage 1950s Broadcasts From Los Angeles (CD) 1957 / 2003 Dig this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T0mIFzCaOko 0:05:20 ) NRBQ All Night Long Froggy's Favorites, Volume One: Live 1979-1999 (CD box set) 1981 / 2006 0:08:04 ) Ronald Shannon Jackson and The Decoding Society Small World Nasty (LP) 1981 0:12:54 ) Ray Charles I'll do anything but work (MP3) 1950 0:14:26 ) Grandpa Banana I'll do anything but work I'll Do Anything For You (CD) 2009 0:16:44 ) Gladhands Magic 8 Ball Pop Till You Drop (CD box set) 1999 VAR 0:20:20 ) The Phantom Calm Before The Storm Phantom's Divine Comedy (CD) 1974 / 1993 0:23:24 ) Joe Morris The Spider Swingin' Saxophones Vol. 1 (CD) 1947 VAR 0:27:15 ) Music behind DJ:
Soul Pride (The Instrumentals 1960-1969) 0:27:46 )
Featuring Tommy Ardolino
NRBQ Terry introduces Tommy / Next Stop Brattleboro Froggy's Favorites, Volume One: Live 1979-1999 (CD box set) 1998 / 1999 /2006 0:37:52 ) Hot Shots Gee Baby Teen Street (CD) 2008 Chie & Tommy duet 0:40:37 ) Jim Stephanson You won't ever fall in love again Say Go (CD) 2010 0:44:34 ) (NRBQ) Joey & Tommy Correct Posture Thanks for the Memories (Cassette) 1980 / 1983 0:47:39 ) NRBQ w/ The Whole Wheat Horns You & I & George Thanks for the Memories (Cassette) 1978 / 1983 0:48:18 ) Neanderthals Neanderthal Twist The Modern Stone-Age Family (CD) 1999 0:49:58 ) NRBQ Don't Bite the Head Froggy's Favorites, Volume One: Live 1979-1999 (CD box set) 1994 / 2006 0:52:27 ) P.J. O'Connell Birthday (CD-R) 2009 (rough demo) 0:55:40 ) Music behind DJ:
Beat Girl 0:59:17 ) Miles Davis Quintet Agitation Live in Europe 1967 - The Bootleg Series Vol. 1 (Boxed set) * 1967 / 2011 1:07:40 ) Young Holt Unlimited California Montage On The Up Beat (LP) 1969 / 1984 VAR 1:13:53 ) Monotones Legend of Sleepy Hollow Bim Bam Boom - 28 Rockin' Doowops (CD) 1958 /1992 VAR 1:16:25 ) Phil Spector & The Wrecking Crew Tedesco & Pitman The Philles Album Collection (Boxed set) * 1963 / 2011 1:18:50 ) Tadd Dameron Nonet w/ Sam Rivers Bevan Beeps Blue Note Presents The Lost Sessions (CD) 1961 / 1998 VAR 1:20:50 ) Sam "The Man" Taylor Midnight Rambler Honkers & Screamers (LP box set) 1961 / 1979 VAR 1:26:04 ) Music behind DJ:
The Pete Smith Orchestra
Stereo Sound Stage 1:26:24 ) Todd Rundgren Birthday Carol (Alt. Mix)* Runt * / The Ballad of Todd Rundgren (CD box set) * 1970 / 2011 1:34:34 ) Sandy Denny Bruton Town The Northstar Grassman and the Ravens (CD box set) 1971 / 2011 cd bonus track-BBC In Concert '72 1:43:50 ) Pete Donnelly Far Away Angel When You Get Home (CD) * 2011 1:48:31 ) David Greenberger & Ralph Carney The Yarn Project Oh, Pa (CD) * 2011 1:51:50 ) Red Button Picture As Far As Yesterday Goes (CD) * 2011 1:55:48 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
Sat. 1/28/12 9:19am lil bob:
Sat. 1/28/12 9:28am dale:
i just had to log on to be sure that wasn't jim morrison
Sat. 1/28/12 9:29am kat330:
You and me both, dale.
Sat. 1/28/12 9:30am kat330:
And is lil bob the special name you give it, Bob B? ;)
Sat. 1/28/12 9:33am joe:
The Phantom sort of reminded a bit of Joy Division.
Sat. 1/28/12 9:34am kat330:
Well, I knew the music was not anything like Morrison would have behind him, but the voice was quite similar.
Sat. 1/28/12 9:39am miketp:
good morning bob and friends .just found out my reggae name is JUNIOR IRIE MITTOO. COOL RITE also heard a great tune other day. BETTYE LAVETTE - LITTLE SPARROW
Sat. 1/28/12 9:40am David in ATL from NJ:
Great drum solo, TOmmy!
Sat. 1/28/12 9:45am Karen:
Gee Baby this one's got me dancing around the living room again!
Sat. 1/28/12 9:50am Tiki Hut Dude:
God Bless Tommy... Great show Bob!
Sat. 1/28/12 9:51am kat330:
This certainly makes vacuuming more fun!
Sat. 1/28/12 9:59am kat330:
Awww, thanks, Bob, for the regional shoutout.
Sat. 1/28/12 10:04am vanya zhuk in russia:
where do you find out those things, miketp? i want me a good reggae name!
Sat. 1/28/12 10:05am David in ATL from NJ:
Thanks for the additional Tommy from some of the other projects that he was a part of.
Love the Neanderthals!
Sat. 1/28/12 10:23am Mike East:
@kat330 - also makes doing dishes more enjoyable! Happy weekend all!
Sat. 1/28/12 10:27am kat330:
West to East, happy to us all! Just watched some Otis on youtube (sorry, Bob, but you suggested it ;), and then found his Harlem Nocturne w/Rene Block on alto sax....man, oh man.....
Sat. 1/28/12 10:27am kat330:
Sat. 1/28/12 10:40am kat330:
Happy Birthday to whomever is having one! That's the second birthday song, so I'm presuming someone close to you is.
Sat. 1/28/12 10:41am glenn:
for mccartney fans. - http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/arts/music/paul-mccartney-gets-set-for-kisses-on-the-bottom/article2317338/
Sat. 1/28/12 10:43am Tom L.:
Guitar god Todd. -- am I an Onionhead? You bet!
Sat. 1/28/12 10:45am kat330:
@glenn: 'Twill be interesting if he can best Madeleine Peyroux's cover of I’m Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter.
Sat. 1/28/12 10:47am Scott:
Thanks Bob, since you the string theme/thread, I've been paying more attention, and almost always beautiful horn arrangement accompany the strings. Lately bass lines have been my obsession, Gene Chandlers 'Groovy Situation' is a good example. Joe Osborn, Leland Sklar, of course the incredible James Jamerson. Paul had more than a few brilliant moments too
Sat. 1/28/12 10:53am glenn:
my favourite current bass line is mr. giant man. (fabio's theme)
Sat. 1/28/12 10:57am Mike East:
@glenn - that bass line makes me want to start a band just to cover that song so I can play bass.
Sat. 1/28/12 10:59am kat330:
Ta-ta and thanks for all the frogs!