Give The Drummer Some with Doug Schulkind Options
Doug Schulkind's avatar View Doug Schulkind's profile Options
Listen to the stream right now


Tuesdays 6 - 7pm (EDT) (Web-only) | Fridays 9am - Noon (EDT) (Web-only) | On WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio
Give the Drummer Radio LIVE Audio Streams (Get help):   Pop-up  |  128k MP3

Hear the show    in  

May 15, 2012 Options
Soweto soul picnic
Add or read comments

Artist Selection Album    (Label / Recording date)
Theme Music:
James Brown 
Cold Sweat, pt. 1   Options b/w Cold Sweat, pt. 2
(King 1967)

The Anchors  Tell Me   Options Soul Upstairs
(City Special 1969)
Cambridge and Portia w/The Souls  It's a Mad Mad World   Options Office Party Mix #1
(Electric Jive 1968)
Izintombi Zodumo  Mississippi River   Options Highway Soul
(WEA 1977)
Miriam Makeba  You Suffer Too   Options La Guinee Guine
(Syliphone 1971)
The Flaming Souls  Alex Soul Stew   Options Alex Soul Menu
(Up Up Up 1970)
Dixie Kwankwa  When You Walk All Alone   Options Sadness and Joy
(Troubadour 1960)

Talkover Music:
Chris Songxaka & His Home Town Unit 
Marabi Sideways   Options

Jacob Nabayaluzi  Sylvia Mnatakwethu   Options
The A.M. Stragglers  Soul Bandit   Options Soul Bandit
(Little Giant 1969)
Xoliso  Something in My Head   Options Shingwanyana
(Soweto 1974)
Black Diamonds  Sise Ndleni   Options Nkosisikelela
(Dawn 1975)
Friends  Shoowa Shoowa   Options
Zorro Five  Jump Up - Turn Around   Options Jump Uptight
(Brigadiers 1970)

Talkover Music:
The Movers 
Special Job   Options Bump Jive
(Generation 1976)

Roots  Jabu   Options Roots
(HSH 1975)
The Toreadors  Gwinyitshe   Options Next Stop... Soweto Vol. 2: Soultown. R&B, Funk & Psych Sounds From The Townships 1969-1976
(Strut )
The Drive  Zone 6   Options Zone 6
(RCA 1976)

Closing Theme:
Specks Williams 
We Gave the Drummer Some   Options b/w Specks' Blues
(Jax 1960)

Listener comments!

  Tue. 5/15/12 5:56pm listener james from westwood:

evening all!
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 5:57pm Doug S.:

Oh boy oh boy, it's Listener James!
  Tue. 5/15/12 5:58pm ndbob:

And it's Doug and James!
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 5:59pm Doug S.:

Hi ndbob. How the heck R U?
  Tue. 5/15/12 5:59pm øשl:

what's gucci, dug? happy to be, hear
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:02pm Carmichael:

Good day, eh? Who are the 4 Amigos?
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:03pm Doug S.:

Sir øשl! An honor and pleasure.
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:03pm Doug S.:

Carmichael, the natty lads ensconced here are the Flaming Souls. Listen for them coming up!
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:04pm Gurldogg:

Wow, catching the show live! What a happy accident!
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:05pm øשl:

wouldn't miss it, some of the most life-affirming tunes on earth/unearthed hail from this very region
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:07pm Doug S.:

Heya Gurldogg! So glad you're on the jalopy. Watch that back fender, it's kinda loose.
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:07pm ndbob:

Hello Owl! Good to see you here again. Hello Carmichael and Gurldogg
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:10pm øשl:

hey now ndbob. good to be hear, in earshot, anyway :)
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:11pm northguineahills:

Keep on forgetting Doug is on on Tuesdays.
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:11pm Doug S.:

Our sombrero-sporting chums are up next.

{I never forget you, NGH.}
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:16pm northguineahills:

jaja, Doug.
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:17pm Doug S.:

Yeah, I'm speechless too.
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:19pm Carmichael:

Hey Bob!
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:20pm Carmichael:

@øשl: Exactly where is your region you refer to?
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:23pm øשl:

l'afrique du sud, naturellement
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:23pm Doug S.:

I'm so fooking excited I forgot to back announce the last set. Obviously you fine ladies and gentlemen don't need me to. It the starving thousands not follow the visuals who are suffering.
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:26pm Doug S.:

This Soul Bandit's track has got Ghostbusters all up innit, no?
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:29pm Gurldogg:

Is that what you heard? I thought it was "Soul Finger" by the BarKays.
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:32pm Doug S.:

@Gurldogg, yes yes of course. There are many who claim Ray Parker's Ghostbusters was a rip of the Bar-Kays.
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:33pm Carmichael:

Yep, I heard a distinct BarKay style.
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:33pm øשl:

barkay diem
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:37pm Doug S.:

DRUMMER STREAM PROGRAMMING ALERT...
Following GTDS will be Kaminsky Kamoutsky with Jesse. You can follow Jesse's show and make comments on his playlist page here:

wfmu.org...
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:39pm Doug S.:

The odd vocal utterances on this one remind of of Slim Gaillard!
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:40pm Doug S.:

He's saying something about "reggae," but it sounds like Gaillard's gibberish. To my innocent ears, at least.
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:42pm listener james from westwood:

just looking thru the playlist; i wish i'd had the office party mix #1 at some of my office parties. beats the heck outta xmas carols!
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:45pm Doug S.:

Well you are in luck, Listener James. Here is Office Party Mix #1: bit.ly...

And here is Mix #2: bit.ly...

Party at James's!!
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:46pm Doug S.:

The stunning tandem of Barney Rachabane (tenor) and Dennis Mpale (trumpet) on this cut.
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:47pm listener james from westwood:

Super-sweet! Thanks, Doug! I'll get the spare chairs and the onion dip all set!
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:50pm Doug S.:

Jacob Nkosi on keyboards. Must be a relative of West Nkosi.
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:52pm Holly in NC:

Hi Doug & all!
Is Lincoln feeling better?
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:55pm Doug S.:

Still coldy, Holly. She missed her soccer game yesterday (they won 11-0), but she performed with her youth symphony Sunday night to much applause.
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:56pm Doug S.:

Once again, the action continues over at Kaminsky Kamoutsky:

wfmu.org...
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:57pm northguineahills:

Ass-kickin' set, Doug!
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:58pm Holly in NC:

Glad to hear she's on the mend. Is she a drummer also?

Heading over to Jesse's momentarily - really enjoyed his preview show. And I love Weirdo Records.
Avatar Tue. 5/15/12 6:58pm jk:

hey doug,
I think we're ready here
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:59pm ndbob:

excellent show Doug!
  Tue. 5/15/12 6:59pm listener james from westwood:

many thanks, doug!
  Wed. 5/16/12 2:42pm Van in DC:

Great pic :)
  Wed. 5/16/12 3:25pm Van in DC:

Now into the last set. Loving the show so far!
  Wed. 5/16/12 3:45pm Doug S.:

Hey Van, I saw you check in at BWW on Twitter at 6pm last night. I guess you couldn't convince the manager to pipe the Drummer stream in on the house audio system.
  Thu. 5/17/12 8:27am Van in DC:

Nope! But they did have live music, a pretty good guitarist / vocalist. In fact, it was the guy in the video down the page here: http://www.practicallyeinstein.com/ ...went up and talked WFMU with him during a break though, does that count? :)
Post a comment!
Name:
Email address
(optional, not public):
Your comment: (No HTML, please)
Back to top

Gaze lovingly at my other playlists Take a gander at the WFMU Homepage
See other artists I've played

RSS feeds for Give The Drummer Some with Doug Schulkind: RSSPlaylists feed | RSSMP3 archives feed


Home | Blog Posts | Links | email

Generated by KenzoDB, (C) 2000-2014 Ken Garson