Bob Brainen's playlist December 17, 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 ) Gary Lewis & The Playboys Count Me in Legendary Masters Series (CD) 1964 / 1990 0:02:54 ) Steely Dan Sign In Stranger The Royal Scam (CD) 1976 0:04:17 ) John Coltrane Quartet What's New Ballads (LP) 1962 0:08:38 ) Cal Tjader A Minor Goof Black Orchid: All-Star Latin Groups (CD) 1956 / 1993 0:12:42 ) Doors Wintertime Love Waiting for The Sun (CD) 1968 0:16:10 ) Joan Osborne Make You Feel My Love Righteous Love (CD) 2000 0:18:16 ) Claude Debussy La Danse De Puck / Minstrels The Composer As Performer (piano rolls) (CD) 1913 / 2000 0:22:34 ) Arbors Symphony For Susan The Very Best Of... (CD) 1968 / 1998 0:24:29 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut"
0:26:06 ) Arbors The Letter The Very Best Of... (CD) 1969 / 1998 0:41:24 ) Lettermen Touch Me 1 (LP) 1972 0:44:51 ) Marzette Watts Play It Straight New Music: Second Wave (2LP) 1968 / 1979 VAR 0:48:13 ) NRBQ Rocket In My Pocket (live) High Noon- A 50-Year Retrospective (CD box set) * 1990 / 2016 0:51:45 ) Flowerpot Men In A Moment Of Madness Let's Go To San Francisco (LP) 1969 / 1985 0:56:05 ) Music behind DJ:
"Bob Brainen's Soul 'n RnB tape"
0:58:44 ) Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine Gravy Waltz (MP3) 1964 1:08:07 ) Lee Dorsey w/ the Meters A Lover Was Born Can You Hear Lee Dorsey? The Best Of... (2LP) 1968 / 1982 1:12:02 ) Andrew Hill Flight 19 (alt. take) Point Of Departure (CD) 1964 1:14:57 ) Free Design Children's Waltz Sing For V.I.P.s (LP) 1970 1:18:44 ) xTC Ballet For A Rainy Day (backing track) Skylarking (WAV) 1986 / 2016 1:23:01 ) Abayudaya Congregation Hinei Ma Tov (MP3) ? 1:26:21 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
1:27:47 ) Dillard & Clark Why Not Your Baby (45) 1969 / 2012 1:37:08 ) Shirley Collins The Banks Of Green Willow Lodestar (CD) * 2016 1:40:54 ) Vi Velasco If You Must Break A Heart Tom Ardolino's Magic Jukebox 1:44:05 ) Weekend Weekend Stroll La Variete' (CD) 1982 1:46:07 ) Fats Domino Ain't It Good The Fat Man's Frenzy (CD) 1953 / 2006 1:49:23 ) Gay Crooners "Tequila Blanco" from Neutron Vs. Maniac Monster Movie Music, Vol. 3 (CD-R) 1964 1:51:57 ) Red Allen Count Me Out Swing Out (CD) 1946 / 2013 1:54:02 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
Sat. 12/17/16 9:03am guy mauve:
Good morning Bob and Bobsters from snowy Toronto.
Sat. 12/17/16 9:03am duke:
Sat. 12/17/16 9:04am Jeff:
Leon Russell on piano?
Sat. 12/17/16 9:08am Stuart Rose:
Morning, all. Yeah, is that Leon?
He did write This Diamond Ring for Gary Lewis, right.
Off and running, Doc Brainen.
♥ Sat. 12/17/16 9:10am doctorjazz:
♥ Sat. 12/17/16 9:11am Sem Chumbo:
Good morning, Bob, and all.
Sat. 12/17/16 9:11am SmokinJ:
Count me in! 8-)>
Sat. 12/17/16 9:11am Jeff:
Al Kooper wrote "This Diamond Ring"
Sat. 12/17/16 9:18am annie:
good morning brainiacs!
♥ Sat. 12/17/16 9:18am melinda:
Sat. 12/17/16 9:20am mauri:
4 pm and already dark here in finland. just got back from sauna. all is frozen. enjoying the show. good saturday everyone.
♥ Sat. 12/17/16 9:24am Sem Chumbo:
Sat. 12/17/16 9:26am mauri:
hey semmy chummy
Sat. 12/17/16 9:34am Hughie Considine:
Elvis Costello's "Imperial Bedroom"
♥ Sat. 12/17/16 9:34am Fuzzy:
Can't hear the DJ...:-( Gotta push that slider up a bit.
Sat. 12/17/16 9:35am Bklyn kid:
houses of the holy?
Sat. 12/17/16 9:35am manny:
Led Zeppelin, "Houses of the Holy".
Sat. 12/17/16 9:35am Tidepoolbay:
Led Zeppelin Houses of the Holy The song is on Physical Graffiti.
Sat. 12/17/16 9:36am DaveinPA:
♥ Sat. 12/17/16 9:36am Devin B.:
Gun Club's Fire of Love
Sat. 12/17/16 9:36am Joe R.:
And Elvis Costello "Almost Blue" as well
Sat. 12/17/16 9:36am scott:
'Brain Salad Surgery' was released on ELP Works 2
Sat. 12/17/16 9:38am Joe R.:
Imperial Bedroom oddly enough
Sat. 12/17/16 9:39am WilliamfromDumont:
Beefheart. Safe As Milk. Song on Strictly Personal.
Sat. 12/17/16 9:39am Mike W:
Blur - "The Great Escape"
Sat. 12/17/16 9:40am scott:
Hal Blaine on 'Count Me In'
Sat. 12/17/16 9:40am Mike W:
(Great brainstorm idea, Bob! I'm going to be thinking about this all day)
Sat. 12/17/16 9:40am duke:
yes, Snuff Garret
Sat. 12/17/16 9:44am dale:
love this version.
♥ Sat. 12/17/16 9:46am melinda:
I like this Touch Me.
Sat. 12/17/16 9:47am Deb:
Good Morning Bob and all. Thank you for the wonderful music on Saturday morning.
Sat. 12/17/16 9:48am Artanker:
Sat. 12/17/16 9:48am Cooh John:
Great covers always bring something new.
Sat. 12/17/16 9:49am dale:
now i need to hear the new seekers version of pinball wizard!
Sat. 12/17/16 9:52am tadpoles:
It sometimes takes a kitsch cover Bob to reinforce how great a song is. The Arbors going psychedelic with their phasing!
Sat. 12/17/16 9:53am lawrence:
Wow what a jazzy opening
Sat. 12/17/16 9:54am JohnEBGood:
Hey Bob, Are you from the Midwest?
♥ Sat. 12/17/16 9:58am melinda:
I'm imagining flowerpot costumes on these band members.
Sat. 12/17/16 10:05am tadpoles:
#Melinda - I grew up with Bill & Ben -
♥ Sat. 12/17/16 10:12am melinda:
@tadpoles: haha! They are cute. When I googled flowerpot men I got a whole page of those puppets. The band members didn't wear costumes but they had nice threads typical of the times.
Sat. 12/17/16 10:22am JohnEBGood:
38 years with WFMU. Wow. Thank you for you for sharing your passion of music with us.
Sat. 12/17/16 10:35am Superb Owl:
I thought Lee Dorsey was Terry Adams until I peaked.
Sat. 12/17/16 10:37am Superb Owl:
Reverse polarity is what goes into noise-cancelling headphones, so maybe the original recording was silent?
Sat. 12/17/16 10:37am Stuart Rose:
Yes, John, it's pretty amazing, and a damn fine gift to us that Bob's been doing this so long and so well.
Sat. 12/17/16 10:40am Hughie Considine:
I first discovered Bob's show in 1986 or so when he played a set full of Alex Chilton, the Meat Puppets, the Necessaries, and a bunch of other things that blew my mind. Still kind of miss the "Anyone Can Whistle" sign-off he retired some years ago, but you can't have everything.
Sat. 12/17/16 10:45am WilliamfromDumont:
Shirley Collins - amazing.
Sat. 12/17/16 10:47am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
Lovin' it this morning! What better time than an anniversary to say really appreciating it, DJ BB.
Sat. 12/17/16 10:51am glenn:
a shirley collins interview from a couple of weeks ago. www.cbc.ca...
♥ Sat. 12/17/16 10:54am Ken From Hyde Park:
Thanks for morning tunes on a snowy Saturday. Have a good week, Bob.
Sat. 12/17/16 10:59am tadpoles:
#KFHP . Ditto Bob
Sat. 12/17/16 2:08pm Steve:
Yeah, I didn't like Gaucho till I moved to California. It sounds different here.
Fri. 12/23/16 9:21am d otter:
Face Dances was the Who album
The song was on a solo Pete Townshend LP