Bob Brainen's playlist September 12, 2015 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 ) Fairport Convention Fotheringay Fairport Convention (LP) 1968 AKA What We Did On Our Holidays 0:02:06 ) Mu The Clouds Went That Way Mu (CD box set) 1972 / 1997 0:04:56 ) Stone Poneys December Song Evergreen Vol. 2 (LP) 1967 0:08:11 ) Hang Ups Sitting in my Room So We Go (CD) 1996 0:11:39 ) Richmond Frightened Frightened (LP) 1973 0:13:48 ) Chico Hamilton Tales Drumfusion (MP3) 1962 Thanks to Doug Young 0:17:55 ) Waxwing Thicket A Bowl of Sixty Taxidermists (CD) * 2015 0:22:52 ) Nelson Riddle Suspenceful-ness The Untouchables (MP3) 1959 OST 0:26:37 ) NRBQ Sit in my Lap Brass Tacks (LP) 2014 0:28:44 ) Music behind DJ:
The Untouchables 0:29:01 ) Ian & Sylvia You Were On My Mind Northern Journey (LP) 1964 0:42:20 ) We Five You Were On My Mind You Were On My Mind (LP) 1965 0:46:29 ) Sunrays A Dog and his Boy Andrea / I Live For The Sun (LP) 1966 0:48:05 ) P.J. O'Connell Run Out Of Hope Careful (LP) 2005 0:50:23 ) Wayne Horvitz Nothing Dies As Slowly As A Scene Some Places Are Forever Afternoon (11 Places for Richard Hugo) (CD) * 2015 0:53:22 ) Elmer Bernstein Greenwich Village Rumble Staccato (MP3) 1959 OST to Johnny Staccato TV show 0:56:52 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut"
0:57:19 ) Yardbirds Heart Full Of Soul Having A Rave Up With... (LP) 1965 1:07:50 ) Yardbirds Interview / For Your Love More Golden Eggs (LP) 1966 / ? Lloyd Thaxton show 1:10:10 ) Yardbirds at Catalina Island Ad (LP) 1967 1:12:46 ) Sneakers Ruby Sneakers (10") 1976 / 2014 w/Stamey & Rigby....& Easter 1:14:51 ) Laneville-Johnson Union Brass Band Conversation / I'm Going On* Baby Dodds - Talking And Drum Solos / Music From The South* (CD) 1954 / 2002 1:16:46 ) Cocek! Brass Band Mountain Love Song Here Comes Schlomo (CD) 2014 1:21:13 ) Bill Monroe & His Blue Grass Boys Bluegrass Breakdown 16 Gems (CD) 1947 / 1996 w/Flatt & Scruggs 1:25:29 ) Boots Brown and his Blockbusters Hip Boots Little Richard / Boots Brown - Rockin' & Ravin' (LP) 1952 / 1986 split LP: Little Richard & Boots 1:27:45 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer
1:29:43 ) Jimmy Preston Rock This Joint Jimmy Preston 1948-1950 (LP) 1949 / 1985 1:41:20 ) Bill Haley & His Comets Rock This Joint Rock This Joint! (CD) 1952 / 1994 1:43:50 ) Elmer Bernstein Frankie Machine The Man With The Golden Arm (LP) 1955 OST 1:46:13 ) Al Brown & His Tunetoppers The Madison (MP3) 1960 1:51:01 ) Ray Bryant Combo It's Madison Time, Part One Columbia's New Hitmakers (LP) 1959 1:53:47 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
Sat. 9/12/15 9:04am wfmu roxxxxx:
that's two weeks in a row starting out with Sandy… Thank you! Let's make it a tradition…?
Sat. 9/12/15 9:04am Emile:
Happy time with Bob
Sat. 9/12/15 9:06am mauri:
good saturday to all.
Sat. 9/12/15 9:07am joe!:
and to you
Sat. 9/12/15 9:20am wfmu roxxxxx:
happy new year
Sat. 9/12/15 9:29am moe:
i love pop music...
Sat. 9/12/15 9:31am David in ATL from NJ:
Sat. 9/12/15 9:31am joe!:
happy anniversary, bob. that's quite a run. here's to another 39 years..
Sat. 9/12/15 9:35am Todd Ellenberg:
39 years—holy, shmolies! Congrats & many more. BTW, really something how much better sounding that vinyl Brass Tacks is compared to CD.
Sat. 9/12/15 9:39am Doug in Michigan:
Happy 39th. Bob
♥ Sat. 9/12/15 9:40am Ken From Hyde Park:
Yowzie! How many hours of programming in 39 years on the radio? Estimate: 39 * 50 * 3 = 5850 hours
♥ Sat. 9/12/15 9:41am Ken From Hyde Park:
D'oh! This is a 2-hour program, not 3. Estimate: 39 * 50 * 2 = 3900
Sat. 9/12/15 9:43am Debbie:
Love your Sat. selection of music! I usually listen to Dave Hill on Monday nights and now I'll tune into your show, too.
Sat. 9/12/15 9:47am mrmucho:
The sequencing of "Fotheringay"->"Mr Lacey" on the Holidays LP is one of the worst in all of rock. You go from this ethereal, ageless tune to a middling shuffle.
Sat. 9/12/15 9:49am SmokinJ:
Nice! Mornin bb!
Sat. 9/12/15 9:51am David in ATL from NJ:
That's go to be TA on piano!
Sat. 9/12/15 9:52am David in ATL from NJ:
Make that "got".
Sat. 9/12/15 9:52am moe:
Jeffery, Bob and Michael... the WFMU Saturday morning Triumvirate...
Sat. 9/12/15 9:55am Jeff:
Been listening since 1980!
Sat. 9/12/15 10:17am Marc Francis:
That last song was grand!
Sat. 9/12/15 10:29am Pam:
blow man, BLOW!
♥ Sat. 9/12/15 10:31am melinda:
@mrmucho: I always thought that was an awkward transition, too. Then it's back to the mellowness of 'Book Song'.
Sat. 9/12/15 10:48am middlebun:
Sounds like Stan Kenton.
♥ Sat. 9/12/15 10:49am Uncle Michael:
Sounds like Matt Fiveash's opening theme!
Sat. 9/12/15 10:49am Stuart Rose:
Bob, great show again.
But I will disagree with you on the Yardbirds interview. This Lloyd Thaxton fellow actually paid attention to what made the Yardbirds interesting. He mentions the tempo changes, the guitar sound.
Is he kinda ham-handed? Yeah, but nice to hear a "Bandstand" host ditching the lame bio questions.
♥ Sat. 9/12/15 10:49am Uncle Michael:
Actually...the bed for his first mic break...my bad.
Sat. 9/12/15 10:50am ChrisB.:
This is a good half time show tune.
Sat. 9/12/15 10:58am JakeGould:
I always like the crickets bed sounds. And hello, folks!