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June 23, 2017 Options
"I humbly asked to be given the means and privilege
to make others happy through music"
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Artist Selection Album    (Label / Recording date)
Theme Music:
Sarah Webster Fabio 
Jujus: Alchemy of the Blues   Options Jujus: Alchemy of the Blues
(Folkways 1976)
ECD  In Tempo   Options Major Force: The Original Art-Form
(Mo' Wax 1990)

Alekso "Alo" Tončov, Mustafa Eminov, Trajče Našev & Zdrave Stafilov  Taksimot Hidžas od Alo Tončov (Alo Tončov's Taksim Hidzas)   Options Music of Macedonia:
Playing 'Til Your Soul Comes Out
(Smithsonian Folkways 1968)
Akmal-Kahn Subhanov & Baba-Khan Subhanov  O'rgandim   Options Sufixonovlar
Embarek ben Mohammed  Mellaliya Song for Male Voice (Marrakech)   Options Music of Morocco:
Recorded by Paul Bowles, 1959
(Dust-to-Digital 1959)
Oulad El-Bouazzaoui  A Wlidi A Wlidi   Options Milouda
Farhad Mehrad  Avar   Options Farhad 2

Talkover Music:
Dollar Brand 
Cape Town Fringe   Options Cape Town Fringe
(Chiaroscuro 1977)

Unidentified  Bachelor Duet with Lukembi   Options The Pygmies of the Ituri Forest
(Folkways 1958)
Two Jívaro men  Trail Greeting Between Two Strangers   Options Music of the Jívaro of Ecuador
(Folkways 1956)
Two Jívaro men  Trail Conversation Between Two Acquaintances   Options Music of the Jívaro of Ecuador
(Folkways 1956)
Sant Josep Dancers  En tu Duc Es Pensament   Options The Spanish Recordings: Ibiza & Formentera
(Rounder 1952)
Pembe Selemani  Mjinga Masikiyo Uzibe   Options The Very Best of Hugh Tracey
(Sharp Wood 1950)
Unidentified performers from Tonga  Tau'a'alo   Options South Pacific:
Island Music Recorded by David Fanshawe
(Nonesuch 1981)
Unidentified performers from Tonga  Falkava Love Song   Options South Pacific:
Island Music Recorded by David Fanshawe
(Nonesuch 1981)

Talkover Music:
Rajery 
Embona   Options Resting Place of the Mists:
New Valiha and Marovany Music from Madagascar
(Shanachie 1996)

Martial Solal  Electrodes   Options Electrodes
(Ducretet Thomson 1966)
Jon Gibson  Criss Cross (Section 3)   Options New Music New York 1979
(Orange Mountain Music 1979)
Masahiko Togashi  Hello Cherry-Don   Options Wave
(East Wind 1986)
Yusef Lateef  Psychicemotus   Options Psychicemotus
(Impulse! 1965)
Ray Bryant  Prayer Song   Options The Ray Bryant Touch
(Cadet 1967)

Talkover Music:
Dave Hamilton 
Blue Funk   Options Detroit City Grooves featuring "Soul Suite"
(BGP )

The Royal Robins  Something About You Sends Me   Options b/w Roller Coaster
(Tru-Glo-Town )
Argie & the Arketts  You're the Guy   Options b/w Hey Baby
(Ronnie 1966)
The Versatiles  Lonely Man   Options b/w Cry Like a Baby
(Staff 1967)
The Tabs  Two Stupid Feet   Options b/w The Wallop
(Wand 1963)
Denita James  Wild Side   Options b/w I Have Feelings Too
(Flip 1966)
James Carr with Betty Harris  I'm a Fool for You   Options b/w Gonna Send You Back to Georgia
(Goldwax 1968)
The People's Church  Savin' My Lovin For You   Options b/w Easy to Be True
(Palmer 1967)
P.P. Arnold  Something Beautiful Happened   Options The First Lady of Immediate
(Immediate 1968)

Closing Theme:
John Lee Hooker 
Stand By   Options I Feel Good
(Jewel 1971)

Listener comments!

Avatar    Fri. 6/23/17 8:47am duke:

Hello Sir Doug and Drummers. Today is Gizmo the Cat's 10th birthday.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 8:50am Doug Schulkind:

Very happy 10th to Giz and duke!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 8:51am glenn:

rainy. baking bread. no cat birthdays here. many happy returns to gizmo.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 8:53am Doug Schulkind:

Raining again here, too. Means I can't rake up the backyard leaves from last fall for a 974th consecutive day.
  Fri. 6/23/17 9:00am Mr C:

What's easy to do for two/is so hard to be done by one. Monica and Doug, two titans, take it to the stage at the same time!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:01am Doug Schulkind:

Y'all should go enjoy Monica over on WFMU, but come back at 11am (ET) for Part 2 of the Coltrane documentary!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 9:04am Stanley:

Too righty Mr C.
Yo Doug.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:04am Doug Schulkind:

Yo ho ho, Stanley!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:08am Doug Schulkind:

The NOW PLAYING info on the playlist is more like a doctoral dissertation!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:10am Monica:

hola, dougeleh! goin' head to head, toe to toe with my radio rabbi!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:11am glenn:

so, in this scenario, who's macgregor, and who's mayweather?
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:14am Doug Schulkind:

I'll be Mac and she'll be cheese.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 9:37am Brian in UK:

Hello DJ Lacey.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:39am Doug Schulkind:

You are under musical arrest, Brian in UK!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 9:43am Webhamster Henry:

Oh yeah - now I don't have to do push ups!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 9:44am Webhamster Henry:

BTW my band is doing a show tomorrow with Andes Manta, four Ecuadorian brothers.
  Fri. 6/23/17 9:45am Alex in Illinois:

This is a greeting? For a while, it sounded like they were trying to see who can do the most push ups or sit ups.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 9:45am Webhamster Henry:

But they are less volatile than these guys.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:45am Doug Schulkind:

My best friend in early elementary school was a kid from Ecuador.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 9:46am Artie Haywire:

What madness is this?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 9:46am Webhamster Henry:

We're doing a few tunes in Quechua.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:46am Doug Schulkind:

@Alex
Maybe they are greeting each other in a Planet Fitness?
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:47am Doug Schulkind:

Because of course you are, Webhamster Henry!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 9:48am Uncle Michael:

I hope this is the extended mix of En tu Duc Es Pensament.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:49am Doug Schulkind:

This is the club mix, Uncle Michael.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 9:49am Uncle Michael:

Awesome.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:50am Doug Schulkind:

According to Google Translate, this song title is...

"En tu Duc Es Pensament"
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:52am Doug Schulkind:

Next two songs from Tonga had me weeping the other night. Just kept listening to them over and over and over. So gorgeous.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 9:53am Brian in UK:

The Very Best of Hugh Tracey?
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:54am Doug Schulkind:

Insipid title, I agree, Brian in UK.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 9:57am Webhamster Henry:

Ethnomusicology FTW!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 9:58am Doug Schulkind:

It is the great lava flow of my musical desire, Henry.
  Fri. 6/23/17 9:58am Mark Williams:

these pieces from Tonga are quite lovely, Doug. Here's some more tissues.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 10:01am Webhamster Henry:

English has 3,000 synonyms for "Drunk".
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:01am ndbob:

morning Doug and everyone!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 10:05am Brian in UK:

Maybe those people thought it might steal their souls in the same way years ago it was thought that when you had your photograph taken the same would happen.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:06am βrian:

WFMUing with Doug. Good morning.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:08am Doug Schulkind:

Woofing and MUing! Hello, βrian.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:08am Doug Schulkind:

And howdy-ho, ndbob!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:08am Doug Schulkind:

Thanks for the tissues, Mark W. I am "a crier."
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 10:09am Jeff Golick:

Hook me up, Mr. DJ.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:09am Doug Schulkind:

You are OFF THA HOOK, Jeff Golick.
  Fri. 6/23/17 10:13am Mark Williams:

King Cry Cry
  Fri. 6/23/17 10:14am Mark Williams:

i'm a weeping willow myself, so no worries.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:18am Doug Schulkind:

It's good to have a good cry.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 10:25am Jeff Golick:

Belatedly: that New Music New York 1979 record is sort of a magical document.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:26am Doug Schulkind:

Brilliant New Orleans drummer James Black is on this Yusef record. Stroke of genius to include his strokes of genius.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:27am Doug Schulkind:

@Jeff Golick
It's a touchstone. A lodestar. A benchmark.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:28am Doug Schulkind:

Happy 45th birthday to Title IX!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 10:30am Brian in UK:

Been listening to Eastern Sounds by Mr Lateef. Has that Chinese flute, a Xun, like the sound of it.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:32am Doug Schulkind:

Love that record, Brian. But you knew that.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:33am βrian:

Never heard this Ray Bryant before, that's for sure. I thought maybe Dollar Brand had snuck in.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 10:43am coelacanth∅:

greetings Doug; Drummers; Lovers Supreme
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:44am Doug Schulkind:

H∅ h∅ h∅, coelacanth∅!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:48am βrian:

If you were to play an Empty Set (∅), what would you play?
Avatar    Fri. 6/23/17 10:49am duke:

I'm back, what did I miss?
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:49am ndbob:

nice set here Doug!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:51am Doug Schulkind:

If I may speak for the artists, ndbob, thank you.

@duke
The record was skipping for the last 92 minutes.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 10:52am Brian in UK:

@duke happy birthday to Gizmo.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 10:53am JtotheK:

salutations everyone. i hope there's still a seat available for me, looking forward to Coltrane doc pt 2!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:54am Doug Schulkind:

Time for a peepee, everyone. Or, more accurately, a P.P.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 10:54am Doug Schulkind:

Just in time, JtotheK!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 10:57am Brian in UK:

Was she not the ONLY lady of Immediate?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 10:58am northguineahills:

@βrian: I have an empty set ( ∅ ) (Mika Vaino solo project) record. It sounded like minimal electronic bleeps w/ occasional rhythmic clicks.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:00am doctorjazz:

Out of town, have a few minutes to listen and check in, hiya drummers!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:01am Doug Schulkind:

You are all in for a treat.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:01am Doug Schulkind:

Welcome welcome, northguineahills!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:02am Stanley:

I'm back from th other side, peepeed and everything
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:02am Doug Schulkind:

To unheard of tongue...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 11:02am northguineahills:

I heard last week's, but I was on the road. It's been 10 years since I first heard this series.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:03am doctorjazz:

(damn crappy hotel Wi-Fi...)
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:03am Doug Schulkind:

It's been 10 years for everyone, northguineahills. I did air individual episodes a few times over the years.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:06am Doug Schulkind:

Zita Carno, speaking here, is also a well-loved BASEBALL historian!!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:07am Doug Schulkind:

Zita was the pianist with the L.A. Philharmonic for two decades.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:08am Doug Schulkind:

MacArthur Genius Grant-winning Steve Coleman!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:12am Doug Schulkind:

On a rare good day...
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:13am Doug Schulkind:

This is deep knowledge explained beautifully.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:14am doctorjazz:

This is a fabulous demo tonality and modality...
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:14am Doug Schulkind:

You don't have to "know," just hear.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:18am Doug Schulkind:

Giant Steps is math and science.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:19am Uncle Michael:

Metronome can kiss my ass.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:19am Brian in UK:

Are Giant Steps and Coltrane Jazz twins.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:20am doctorjazz:

What a bad review, wow! Wouldn't want to be that reviewer later...
Avatar    Fri. 6/23/17 11:20am duke:

Whoever wrote that Metronome review should have their reviwer's license revoked.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:22am Doug Schulkind:

Coltrane Jazz came after the Giant Steps deep investigations period. Coltrane Jazz begins the period of expressionism.

That Metronome reviewer can be forgiven. There is no way he or she could have any real understanding of what exactly was going on during Trane's Giant Steps solo.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:25am Doug Schulkind:

Andrew White here is the greatest Coltrane historian in terms of the music. He was a member of the JFK Quintet in the early '60s in Washington, DC. So him perform many times during my young adulthood in the D.C. area. What a brilliant man.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:26am Doug Schulkind:

Strap on your seat belts, folks.
  Fri. 6/23/17 11:27am raissa:

bliss, thanks Doug!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:29am Doug Schulkind:

Raissa!! So profoundly happy to share this!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:31am Doug Schulkind:

That's 200%!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:33am Doug Schulkind:

Rather unbelievably, this entire 5-hour documentary is available for purchase for $15. Go here:

www.artistowned.com...
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:38am Doug Schulkind:

Cosmic overview.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:43am Doug Schulkind:

The solo IS the composition.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:43am Brian in UK:

The feeling I get is that even religion was not high enough for John Coltrane.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:45am Doug Schulkind:

Trane's disappointment with religion's insufficiency and inconsistency —suggests you are onto something, Brian in UK.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:49am Brian in UK:

It is difficult to take someone elses own intensity to one's own interior; it is so demanding.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:49am Doug Schulkind:

"I thank Coltrane for being."
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:50am Brian in UK:

If Monica is a vessel, you must be a conduit, Doug!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:51am Doug Schulkind:

Conduit to it!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:54am Doug Schulkind:

It just might be possible that I'd seen Elvin Jones live more than any other musician.
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:55am GIVE THE DRUMMER RADIO:

The wonderful Uncle Michael is BACK, baby! Get ready for Hinky Dinky Time, here on your 24-hour Drummer Stream.

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Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:58am ndbob:

excellent show Doug!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 11:58am Doug Schulkind:

Peace and love, ndbob.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:59am Brian in UK:

Sublime piece, Doug.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:59am Uncle Michael:

Thanks, Doug!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 11:59am Stanley:

Awesome, incredible, amazing, brilliant, wonderful, far-fucking out.
Thanks Doug.
(It's going be difficult to get back into the day, now)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 12:00pm Webhamster Henry:

They covered a LOT of ground today!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 6/23/17 12:00pm coelacanth∅:

Thank you Doug
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 12:00pm Doug Schulkind:

Part 3 will really blow the lid off, friends.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 6/23/17 12:00pm Brian in UK:

My way back down to earth is walking the dog.
  Fri. 6/23/17 12:01pm raissa:

ditto what stanley said, big time
Avatar    Fri. 6/23/17 12:01pm duke:

Thanks Doug!
Avatar Fri. 6/23/17 12:03pm Doug Schulkind:

It. Gets. Better.
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