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Playlist for 08 September 2016 Options | Take it to the bridge

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Artist Song Album Label Images Approx. start time
The Pygmies of the Ituri Forest  Birds and Crickets; Bark-Cloth Hammering with the Voices of Young Boys in the Background   Options The Pygmies of the Ituri Forest  Folkways     
Joji Yuasa  Oen (A woman named En): Part 1   Options Music For Theatrical Drama      0:01:00 ()
Big Boy Cleveland  Quill Blues   Options I Don't Feel At Home In This World Anymore: 1927-1948 (various artists)  Mississippi 
0:02:51 ()
Piero Umiliani  Sortilege   Options Africa      0:05:26 ()
Blues Project  Flute Thing   Options Projections  Verve Folkways    0:08:56 ()
Zerihun Beqele  Samesh Man New?   Options Orchestra Ethiopia (Ethiopiques 23)  Buda Musique    0:14:43 ()
Beastie Boys  Flute Loop   Options Ill Communication  Grand Royal / Capitol    0:18:32 ()
John Lurie  Stink   Options Get Shorty (soundtrack)  Antilles 
0:20:31 ()
Music behind DJ:
Pierre Bastien 
Eloj du Piqueupe   Options Musiques Parallo├»dres  Lowlands    0:25:20 ()
Allman Brothers Band  Les Brers in A Minor (first section!)   Options Eat a Peach  Capricorn    0:30:12 ()
Terry Riley  In C (excerpt)   Options       0:33:54 ()
Willem Breuker  Continuous C Sharp   Options Lunchconcert for Three Amsterdam Street Organs  Bvhaast    0:37:31 ()
Oakland, CA, elementary school children  Excerpt from "Around D"   Options Big Music, Little Musicians  Big Music 
0:39:15 ()
W.A. Mozart  String Quintet No. 5 in D major, K. 593: I. Larghetto - Allegro   Options Quartetto Stradivari +with Karine Lethier: Mozart - The String Quintets  Dynamic    0:42:06 ()
Music behind DJ:
Bolliger & Gloor 
Kaffeebraun   Options Summloch  Bolliger & Gloor    0:51:35 ()
Gatanga Boys Band  Keep Change Kairitu   Options Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s  Sound Way    0:56:24 ()
James Brown  Get Up (I Feel Like Being a) Sex Machine   Options Star Time  Polydor    1:00:33 ()
Four Tet  Field   Options Randoms  Four Tet 
1:05:59 ()
Bob Hund  Bob Hund: 1999   Options Jag rear ut min sjal? Allt skall bort!!! (I'm putting my soul up for sale! Everything must go!!)  Silence    1:11:44 ()
Mabel Mercer  It's Delovely   Options Sings Cole Porter  Atlantic    1:14:23 ()
Angel Olsen  Intern   Options My Woman  Jagjaguwar    1:18:05 ()
Angel Olsen  Never Be Mine   Options My Woman  Jagjaguwar    1:20:53 ()
The Caravelles  Hey Mama You've Been on My Mind   Options Folk Rock and Faithfull (various artists)  RPM 
1:24:40 ()
My Bubba  Big Bad Good   Options Big Bad Good  Tone Tree    1:26:51 ()
Music behind DJ:
World Standard 
The Lonely Driver 1952   Options Country Gazette  Asphodel    1:30:25 ()
Big Daddy Kane  Ain't No Half Steppin'   Options Long Live the Kane  Cold Chillin'    1:35:19 ()
Invisibl Skratch Piklz  Holy Crap . . . Who Goes There? (from the forthcoming album, The 13th Floor)   Options Live at Red Bull Thre3style 2015  Gallactic Butt Hair    1:40:30 ()
"Onyx," Presented by the Wethersfield Music Dept.  Godzilla   Options Poly High: School Bands Play the Classics (various artists)  Amalgamated Incorporated 
1:44:24 ()
Coati Mundi  Que Pasa (Me No Pop I)   Options Mutant Disco (various artists)  Ze    1:47:45 ()
Clara Nunes  Afoxe pra Logun   Options Nacao  EMI Brasil    1:53:09 ()
Alan Parker and John Cameron  Range Rover   Options Afro Rock  KPM    1:57:52 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 11:54am Parq:

Wanna buy a bridge?
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 11:59am Charlie:

I might need one.
  Thu. 9/8/16 12:01pm Listening Out There:

Greetings. I live a couple miles from where the playlist photo was taken...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:01pm thatpatsmith:

Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:01pm Michael:

Hello all and especially our bridge-builder.
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:02pm Charlie:

Greets to:
Listening Out There
Michael !
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 12:03pm Parq:

Don't care in which part of you they fix their bridge-work sets.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 12:05pm listener james from westwood:

Good Thursday, Charlie and all!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:06pm Charlie:

Parq -- was about to ask where that line came from, then I remembered -- Hunting Tigers out in India!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:06pm Charlie:

Hey there listener James :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:07pm melinda:

hi everyone
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:09pm Charlie:

hey there, melinda -- how are things in your part of the world today?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 12:09pm northguineahills:

Wow, this Blues Project has been heavily sampled by DJ Shadow (?) (taking a tutorial, so, I can't focus too much on the music.)
  Thu. 9/8/16 12:10pm jan:

Flute thing! Excellent Record- still have the LP and just spun it last week. Irwin played some
Tom Wilson Riff that had the same opener,,,
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:11pm Charlie:

hi northguineahills and jan :)
well, the beastie boys did a rap over the riff from this song, for one (or three)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:12pm melinda:

Things are pretty good here. Muggy, but good.
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:13pm schmutz:

oh boy I made it to the livestream
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:13pm Charlie:

muggy here too! let's try to get un-mugged. is that possible?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:14pm Uncle Michael:

Busy doing flutething.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 12:14pm Parq:

Charlie, when does it start to get nice up your way? We're looking at six weeks minimum in your old home town.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:14pm doctorjazz:

Time for some nothingness, hi!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:14pm Charlie:

howdy, schmutz, Uncle Michael!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:15pm Charlie:

hey doctorjazz!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:15pm Charlie:

Parq -- you mean nice, leaf-peeping-wise, or just nice weather?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 12:16pm Parq:

Well, I assumed they went hand in hand, but I meant nice weather.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 12:17pm Carmichael:

Heya Charlie, hopefully Vicki is listening and will add this to her recent shittyflute series.
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:20pm Charlie:

Hi Carmichael -- well, Vicki's show is done for the summer, I think. But the shittyflute will live on...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:21pm melinda:

I love John Lurie's movie scores. I only learned of this one fairly recently though.
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:21pm Mayuko:

Good afternoon Charlie!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:21pm Charlie:

me too, melinda!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:22pm Charlie:

hi Mayuko! so nice to see you :)
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:23pm ndbob:

afternoon Charlie, Melinda everyone!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:23pm Charlie:

the score for Stranger than Paradise is gorgeous.
also, there's a cd of Manny & Lo / African Swim, very nice.
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:23pm Charlie:

hey there, ndbob!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:24pm melinda:

Manny & Lo/African Swim is the one I was thinking of. It's great, and it was hard to find, too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 12:28pm listener james from westwood:

So that's where that "Stink" track comes from! I've heard it in movie ads and trailers since, like for the semi-questionable film that used the Fish Called Wanda cast.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:31pm doctorjazz:

Great Allman Brothers track!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:32pm doctorjazz:

Allmans and Blues Project, makin' me happy!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:33pm Charlie:

Hey, doctorjazz, sorry to cut it off! (just wanted to hear the drone-y intro)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:41pm Uncle Michael:

Get in D...down D...funky D!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:43pm doctorjazz:

I was waiting for it (the Allmans teack) to take off...
had to do some work, I MISSED WILLEM BREUKER!!! One of my favorites! (seen him in concert a number of times when he made a US appearance, man, was that a fun show).
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 12:45pm doctorjazz:

The Mozart will do, though, see the set theme, cool set!
  Thu. 9/8/16 12:47pm jan:

Charlie- The Tuna: has got good taste! Mozart!a,
  Thu. 9/8/16 12:50pm jan:

BTW is that the Pulaski Skyway on today's page?
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:51pm Charlie:

jan -- that is: The ship Monongahela, passing under the incomplete Aurora Bridge, Seattle, Washington, 1931.
  Thu. 9/8/16 12:57pm Listening Out There:

Charlie, jan, et al - In the photo, the tug had to move the schooner from Lake Union to Puget Sound, to prevent the schooner from being trapped by the slightly shorter bridge. Those darn bridges...
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 12:58pm Charlie:

Listening Out There -- thanks for the story!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 1:00pm Uncle Michael:

Here it is!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 1:01pm listener james from westwood:

By coincidence to the Godfather of Soul, I'm now editing a bit of text about occupational therapists helping patients out of bed!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:01pm ndbob:

thanks LOT!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:02pm Charlie:

live performance of Sex Machine:
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:07pm Charlie:

James -- Get them up, get them into it, get them involved!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 1:08pm mauri:

sleeping in the forest would do the trick.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 1:11pm doctorjazz:

Love that, LJFW-that song should be required background for all OT and PT sessions.
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:14pm geezerette:

Hey Charlie & crew; doing nuthin', but hearing sumthin'! :)
(sing it Mabel!)
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:14pm Charlie:

mauri -- sleeping in the forest with the pygmies...
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:15pm Charlie:

hi geezerette :)
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:15pm Charlie:

It's impossible to transcribe some of those "de-" words; they're so funny...
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:17pm geezerette:

I LOVE Cole Porter. Elegant bad boy!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 1:17pm Guido from Cologne:

Hello everyone!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:19pm Charlie:

Hello Guido!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 1:19pm Parq:

For years, I thought one of the lines in that Porter song was "It's dilemma." Turns out it's "It's de limit." Tschh.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 1:20pm Guido from Cologne:

Is the new Angel Olsen worth the money?
Already have tivkets for her concert i8n October.
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:21pm Charlie:

Guido -- I'd love to see her play. I like everything I've heard from the album so far.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 1:23pm Guido from Cologne:

She often looks angry on stage!
Thanks 4 the info, I'll get the albjm in advance.
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:26pm Charlie:

She sounds like she's working through some anger...
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:27pm geezerette:

Parq,wasn't that a great version?! Ella Fitzgerald's delivery is great too, no doubt about words. His lyrics go on forever,there are stories about his ability to improvise at parties leaving guests hysterical with laughter.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 1:29pm Guido from Cologne:

... sure she is ...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 1:33pm Parq:

Geez, never heard a version of that I didn't like. I even think the adapted version that got made into a 7UP commercial in the 70s was kinda cute.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 1:34pm Parq:

There's a version of Sex Machine on the Apollo Vol 3 album that just kills me. Just knocks me flat.
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:34pm geezerette:

Parq, :D !
  Thu. 9/8/16 1:37pm holland oats:

Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:38pm Charlie:

holland oats!
  Thu. 9/8/16 1:42pm holland oats:

gettin' meta widdit
Avatar    Thu. 9/8/16 1:45pm Roberto:

I've always had a soft spot for these high school renditions of rock standards.
Avatar    Thu. 9/8/16 1:46pm Roberto:

That was a good drum break!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 1:51pm northguineahills:

Thanks Charlie!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:53pm geezerette:

Good time Charlie!
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:54pm ndbob:

excellent show Charlie!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 1:56pm doctorjazz:

Great show!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 1:57pm Parq:

Another bridge to enjoyment, C. Enjoy whatever weather it is you're having.
Avatar Thu. 9/8/16 1:58pm Charlie:

hi Roberto!
Thanks to everyone for playing busy doing nothing with me today! see you next time. Stay tuned for Matt Fiveash!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 9/8/16 1:59pm Michael:

Afternoon flying by - thanks Charlie!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/8/16 2:00pm listener james from westwood:

Always a fun time, Charlie! Thanks! [plays "Taxi" opening theme and drives over bridge w/ Manhattan in background]
  Thu. 9/8/16 2:01pm Listening Out There:

Thanks for sparing us "Dental Bridge Over Troubled Waters"
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