Bob Brainen's playlist February 14, 2015 E-mail Bob Brainen
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Artist Track Album / Format Label Year Comments Approx. start time Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience (CD-R) ABC 1961 / 1966 0:00:00 ) Steve Miller Band Good Morning Number 5 (CD) Capitol 1970 0:02:29 ) Beach Boys Breakaway Friends / 20/20 (CD) Capitol 1969 / 1990 CD bonus track 0:04:44 ) Gigi Gryce w/Thelonious Monk Gallop's Gallop Thelonious Monk / Herbie Nichols (LP) Savoy 1955 / 1986 0:07:24 ) David Earle Johnston Rebel Trot Skin Deep - Yeah! (LP) CMP 1979 0:12:47 ) Weekend Midnight Slows (45) Rough Trade 1982 0:20:02 ) Leonard Bernstein Variation 3: Danzon from Fancy Free Bernstein (CD) Sony 1944 / 1998 0:20:48 ) Who Waltz for a Pig (45) Atco 1965 Commenter "William" claims this is actually The Graham Bond Organisation [not the Who] and the piece certainly sounds more like them than the Who. If so, Baker and Bruce are on board as is Dick Heckstall-Smith. I'd love to hear the whole backstory of this one! Thanks William! 0:23:08 ) Critters Come Back on a Rainy Day Anthology (CD) Taragon 1966 / 1994 0:25:42 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
Raccoon 0:27:53 ) Paul Butterfield One More Heartache The Resurrection of Pigboy Crabshaw (CD) Elektra 1967 / 1997 0:38:48 ) Chambers Brothers All Strung Out Time Has Come Today (LP) Columbia 1968 0:42:50 ) Flying Burrito Brothers Older Guys Burrito Deluxe (CD) Edsel 1970 / 1986 0:45:10 ) Howlin' Wolf Ooh Baby, Hold Me The Real Folk Blues (CD) Chess 1965 / 2002 0:48:01 ) P.J. O'Connell All Over Join The Crowd (CD) Clang! 2011 1:01:16 ) Fats Navarro w/ Tadd Dameron Goin' to Minton's (EP) Savoy 1947 0:53:47 ) NRBQ Call Him Off, Rogers All Hopped Up (LP) Red Rooster 1977 0:56:30 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut"
BarkCatBark 0:59:53 ) Moby Grape Sitting By The Window Moby Grape (CD) Sundazed 1967 / 2007 1:11:15 ) Pretty Things The Sun Emotions (CD) Snapper 1967 / 1998 1:14:01 ) Margo Guryan Sun Take A Picture (CD) Franklin Castle 1968 / 2000 1:17:03 ) Chilly Gonzales Rideaux Lunaires Solo Piano II (CD) Arts & Crafts 2012 1:19:38 ) Herbie Nichols The Gig The Complete Blue Note Recordings (CD box set) Blue Note 1955 / 1997 1:24:52 ) Wilson Pickett Let's Kiss And Make Up In The Midnight Hour (LP) Atlantic 1965 1:26:38 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut"
BarkCatBark 1:27:47 ) Frabjoy & Runcible Spoon I'm Beside Myself Graham Gouldman - Early Sides (MP3) Marmalade 1969 1:36:34 ) Nazz It Must Be Everywhere (45) Distortions 1969? / 1997 1:39:53 ) Frank Coe "Toot Toot" from Horrors of The Red Planet Monster Movie Music, Vol. 2 (CD-R) monstermoviemusic.blogspot.com 1965 VAR 1:41:51 ) Gil Bernal King Solomon's Blues Leiber & Stoller Present The Spark Records Story (CD) Ace 1954 / 2001 1:44:59 ) David Greenberger & The Pahltone Scooters Advice For Drummers Fractions By Stella (CD) * Pel Pel 1995 / 2014 1:48:41 ) Spookey Ruben Dizzy Playground Modes Of Transportation Vol 2: What's A Boy To Do? (CD) Quattro 1998 1:50:02 ) Captain Beefheart & the Magic Band Abba Zaba Live 1966/1967 (CD) * Keynote 1967 / 2014 1:54:19 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut"
BarkCatBark 1:54:26 )
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
Sat. 2/14/15 9:03am David in ATL from NJ:
Good morning Bob and fellow Brainiacs.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:06am SmokinJ:
Mornin' bb & group. Now I'll be humming Breakaway to myself all day ;-)
Sat. 2/14/15 9:07am Michael Hurlbert:
Features a nice vocal volley between Carl Wilson & Al Jardine
Sat. 2/14/15 9:13am Reverend Fox:
Awesome Monk tune!
Sat. 2/14/15 9:17am Reverend Fox:
Who dis? Never heard them before. Tasty little tune!
Sat. 2/14/15 9:21am purpleknif:
Music to watch the snow by.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:25am Glenn L:
Waltz for a pig! Think the title was a stab at Shel Talmy.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:25am William:
So this is the infamous Waltz for a Pig.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:34am William:
Not the Who. Graham Bond Organisation.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:36am Glenn L:
What William said.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:40am SmokinJ:
Sat. 2/14/15 9:40am Bob Brainen:
meaning-no Who involvement whatsoever?!?!?
Sat. 2/14/15 9:42am William:
None Bob. Contractual weirdness with Shel Talmy.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:43am Glenn L:
Correct, BB, released under the Who's name only. Contract dispute fallout w/Talmy. Would love to know the lineup of the GBO for this. Ginger Baker on drums, maybe??
Sat. 2/14/15 9:45am William:
Yes Glenn. Usual line-up.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:46am Glenn L:
Thanks, William! Didn't know there was a usual.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:47am William:
Meaning Bond, Bruce, Baker and Dick Heckstall-Smith.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:49am mrmucho:
Hi Bob, enjoying the show as usual. What a great Burritos tune from that neglected second LP.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:52am Glenn L:
@William. Gotcha. Not as familiar w/the GBO personnel as I'd like to be.
Sat. 2/14/15 9:59am Josh Norton:
Missing P. J. O'Connell from the playlist at the moment?
Sat. 2/14/15 9:59am mrmucho:
This is Terry on lead vocals, right?
Sat. 2/14/15 10:10am Mark:
Loved that Butterfield track you played. In the 80s, I was working at a record store in Michigan, and David Sanborn was in signing his latest cheesy album. On his way out, I said to him, "You're on this Paul Butterfield album I have." He said, "Oh, yeah--what was the name of that record again?" I said, "'The Resurrection of Pigboy Crabshaw.'" And he smiled this big smile as it all came back to him. "Yeah! That's right!"
Sat. 2/14/15 10:27am Stuart rose:
Nice reminiscence, Mark. Sanborn still had some sense memory of when he played real music.
Bob- thanks for margot guryan. Her songs have this casually spiritual and sexy vibe.
Sat. 2/14/15 10:32am Moe:
Where Eric lifted his licks...
Sat. 2/14/15 10:39am David in ATL from NJ:
Wow, this is nice. These guys never cease to amaze.
Sat. 2/14/15 10:44am Greg from Bloomfield:
Ooh I love this!
Sat. 2/14/15 10:58am Sem Chumbo:
Can count of FMU for my fix of the Captain. Thanks, Bob, was jones-ing hard!
Sun. 2/15/15 7:03am grape:
David Earle Johnston blew my mind - thanks