Bob Brainen's playlist October 15, 2016 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 ) Steve Miller Band Good Morning Number Five (CD) * 1970 0:02:43 ) Pentangle Rain and Snow Reflection (CD) 1971 0:05:14 ) Herb Ellis Gravy Waltz Gravy Waltz: The Best Of... (CD) 1961 / 1999 0:08:15 ) Terry Callier Gravy Waltz First Light (CD) 1971 / 1998 0:11:21 ) Leroy Anderson The Phantom Regiment Leroy Anderson Conducts Leroy Anderson, Volume 2 (10") 1951 0:14:18 ) Irving Gertz "I'll kill you alligator man" from The Alligator People Monster Movie Music, Vol. 3 (CD-R) 1959 VAR
0:17:39 ) The Hill Sylvie Real Life Permanent Dreams (CD box set) 1969 / 2008 VAR
group backed up Chris Farlowe
0:21:08 ) Bob Colbert To Tell the Truth theme Tom Ardolino's Magic Jukebox 0:24:34 ) Bud Powell Bouncing With Bud The Amazing Bud Powell (LP) 1951 0:27:19 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut"
0:27:31 ) Beau Brummels Triangle Triangle (CD) 1967 / 2003 0:38:11 ) NRBQ Made To Love Live at The Wax Museum (CD) 1982 / 2003 0:40:45 ) Chico Hamilton Quintet w/ Eric Dolphy Speak Low With Strings Attached (CD) 1958 / 2007 0:43:03 ) Bat Boys Out With The In Crowd "Batman" (LP) 1966 0:47:24 ) Make A Rising Woodsong Part One Infinite Ellipse And Head With Open Fontanel (CD) 2008 0:49:08 ) Chili Gonzales Paristocrats Solo Piano (CD) 2007 0:51:29 ) Sir Charles And His All-Stars Takin' Off Charlie Parker - Every Bit Of It (2LP) 1945 / 1981 0:56:02 ) Music behind DJ:
"Bob Brainen's Soul 'n RnB tape"
0:56:23 ) Strawbs Pieces Of 79 & 15 Strawbs (LP) 1969 1:09:28 ) Becker & Fagen Oh Wow, It's You Again Pre-Steely Dan (CD) ca '69 1:12:25 ) Red Allen Rug Cutter's Swing Swing Out (CD) 1934 / 2013 1:15:05 ) Clifton Chenier Hey Ma Ma Zydeco Blues, Vol. 2 (LP) 1959 / 1984 VAR 1:17:37 ) Bastards Theme From 30 Idaho The Beast Of The Bastards (CD-R) 2002 1:19:42 ) Mellow Candle Sheep Season Early Morning Hush: Notes From the UK Folk Underground 1969-1976 (CD) 1972 / 2006 VAR 1:23:51 ) Yasuaki Shimizu Sen-Nen 1 Music for Commercials (CD) 1987 1:28:02 ) Music behind DJ:
Yasuaki Shimizu & "frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
1:28:33 ) Ryuichi Sakamoto & Alva Noto Imagining Buffalo The Revenant (CD) * 2016 OST 1:40:09 ) Todd Rundgren The Ballad (Denny & Jean) Runt / The Ballad of Todd Rundgren* (CD box set) 1971 / 2013 1:41:26 ) Spencers w/Nashville West Make up Your Mind Truckers, Kickers, Cowboy Angels: The Blissed-Out Birth of Country Rock, Volume 5: 1972 (CD box set) 1968 / 2014 VAR 1:44:27 ) Horace Silver & The Jazz Messengers Stop Time Horace Silver & The Jazz Messengers (LP) 1956 1:47:18 ) Teenage Fan Club Connected To Life Here (CD) * 2016 1:50:59 ) Lee Dorsey Go-Go Girl Can You Hear Lee Dorsey? The Best Of... (2LP) 1967 / 1982 1:54:57 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
Sat. 10/15/16 9:03am DaveinPA:
Sat. 10/15/16 9:04am duke:
howdy bob, daveinpa and all of you
Sat. 10/15/16 9:07am DaveinPA:
Fun Pentangle fact - Pentangle drummer Terry Cox played drums on David Bowie's 'Space Oddity'.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:13am melinda:
Nice Gravy Waltzes.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:13am DaveinPA:
I used to own a cool ARP Pro Soloist demonstration record that had a cool electronic version of Gravy Waltz - I'm sure there's a copy on YouTube somewhere...
Sat. 10/15/16 9:14am David in ATL from NJ:
Good morning, Bob!
Sat. 10/15/16 9:14am Bob Brainen:
Sat. 10/15/16 9:14am doctorjazz:
Great set, Hi all!
Sat. 10/15/16 9:16am ?:
good morning Bob!
Sat. 10/15/16 9:18am SmokinJ:
Mornin' bb & friends!
Sat. 10/15/16 9:19am annie:
Sat. 10/15/16 9:20am dale:
nice to hear pentangle. i'd like to hear some relf/mccarty renaissance explored here. anything jane relf did NOT sing on, like 'kings and queens' is excellent.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:22am melinda:
Now I feel the need to look up Jane Relf.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:26am dale:
there were two renaissance's melinda. relf/mccartney after yardbirds and then the annie haslam group 'borrowed' the name. relf/mccartney came back and called themselves 'illusion.' jane relf's voice is awful in my opinion, but i guess she was free.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:28am melinda:
haha. I will look them all up.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:30am dale:
this is a good place to start. they were one of the first to bring classical into rock music.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:30am P-90:
I think its safe to say that composers like Bob Colbert were influenced by Leroy Anderson when writing radio and TV themes.
Hi Bob and Brainenerds!
Sat. 10/15/16 9:31am doctorjazz:
That Bud Powel track is one of my favorite EVER!
Sat. 10/15/16 9:31am mauri:
how's it going bob
Sat. 10/15/16 9:34am Dennis Diken:
"down-HILL"! I caught that, good one Bob!
Sat. 10/15/16 9:34am James F:
mornin, Bob! who knew that there was a Steve Miller jam that I could love like your first track today!!!!
Sat. 10/15/16 9:37am P-90:
I'd like to think that Leroy Anderson's significance will be better appreciated as folks look back on music of the 20th century and recognize his significance.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:38am bobdoesthings:
@mauri - Good morning everybody, it's going well.. OH you all meant Brainen... oh sorry. Hi anyways.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:41am WilliamfromDumont:
Mornin' BB and BB Peoples. Happy to hear Triangle!
Sat. 10/15/16 9:42am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
Brummels still probably under credited.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:43am mauri:
bob you did a thing there :D
Sat. 10/15/16 9:44am mauri:
Im really happy that on saturdays I can listen to radio and its perfect.
Sat. 10/15/16 9:45am mickey:
lots of bands starting to sound like the monkees. eg. the hill. michael shelley played another recently i think.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:01am Dennis Diken:
Leroy Anderson and Triangle totally rule!
Sat. 10/15/16 10:09am Sem Chumbo:
Hiya, Bob, and the Brainen Bunch.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:12am coelacanth:
- always glad to get somewhere in time for strawbs.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:21am melinda:
The Bastards sound great.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:22am Sem Chumbo:
Sat. 10/15/16 10:30am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
Wonderful playlist. Really we're fortunate to have this programming.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:30am mauri:
Great songs! And this music for commercials is really good. Somehow it feels like home. Dont get me wrong. Not as a commercial in anyway. Hyvää huomenta Sem.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:35am Mark R:
Fellow FMU lovers, please don't forget your friend Bob and all his nutty friends during the Silent Fundraiser. We're losing JM in the AM in December, and with it, their many generous supporters. If you want Bob to be able to continue his Saturday extravaganzas, please make a pledge!
Sat. 10/15/16 10:35am ?:
Enjoying your show this morning, Bob! Mellow Candle really shot the moon with their name, huh?
Sat. 10/15/16 10:42am WilliamfromDumont:
I concur with Mark R.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:44am Sem Chumbo:
Ja hyvä iltapäivä teille, @mauri. Vain ulkona puutarhassa, valmistautuu talven.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:47am bobdoesthings:
I need to look more into Ryuichi Sakamoto -- Mayuko played a song called "Ikenai Rogue Magic" by Kiyoshiro Imawano & Ryuichi Sakamoto - which was this amazing glam rock spoof song with a very silly video -- but a lot of other stuff with "Ryuichi Sakamoto" s name on it is quite different. if it's the same guy , he must have quite the eclectic career
Sat. 10/15/16 10:47am Mikey from NC:
Bob - Thanks for another Clarence White piece. Outstanding!
Sat. 10/15/16 10:49am mauri:
:D Sem Suomi on vaikea kieli.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:50am bobdoesthings:
If anyone is interested in the awesome glam rock song I speak of - Mayuko played it was on this show : wfmu.org...
Sat. 10/15/16 10:53am Sem Chumbo:
No shit @mauri!
Sat. 10/15/16 10:57am Stuart Rose:
I tried making a pledge- to support captain Bob- but I could only get halfway through it. It froze. Not sure if it was my iPad but maybe the station's tech guy/gal ought to check things out.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:57am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
I think Sakamoto got pinned w/ the 'New Age' label - & those two words just as often used to dis things...but MusicNerds (...'nerd' as a positive...) seem to like a lot of stuff that's called 'New Age'. If you called it Ambient or something...Every genre label has its' - complications...& - haters just gonna hate, as the kids say...I mean, it's not like 'New Age' artists exist in some other world oblivious to our Media experiences, w/out any sense of humor, so on...
Sat. 10/15/16 10:58am bobdoesthings:
great show Bob!! From one bob to another. Thanks! Have a great day.
Sat. 10/15/16 10:59am bobdoesthings:
@revrabbit63 / anyone who was interested in one of my favorite songs - www.youtube.com...
Sat. 10/15/16 10:59am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
Other musicians seem to dig Sakamoto just fine.
Mon. 10/17/16 7:19am rrg:
Hi, Bob. Typo on the playlist. "Rain and Snow" by Pentangle, not "Rain and Soul".