Bob Brainen's playlist November 18, 2017 E-mail Bob Brainen
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Artist Track Album / Format Label Year Comments Approx. start time Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience (CD-R) ABC 1961 / 1966 0:00:00 ) Temptations Ball Of Confusion The Best Of Motown 1970s (CD) Motown 1971 / 2001 VAR 0:02:36 ) Ventures Zocko Sounds of the Unexpected (CD) * Ace 1966 / 2017 VAR 0:06:38 ) Nina Simone Everyone's Gone to The Moon And Piano (LP) RCA 1969 0:08:07 ) Laura Nyro Save The Country New York Tendaberry (CD) Sony Legacy 1969 / 2002 0:11:03 ) Miklos Rozsa The Lost Weekend (excerpt) The Lost Weekend / The Night of the Hunter (CD) 'el 1945 /2006 0:15:35 ) Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Just Give Me Your Time Soul Of A Woman (CD) * Daptone 2017 0:18:45 ) David Hemmings Good King James Happens (LP) MGM 1967 w/McGuinn & Hillman 0:21:17 ) Youngbloods Merry-Go-Round Euphoria 1965-1969 (CD) Raven 1966 / 1999 non lp b-side 0:24:21 ) NRBQ Wandrin' Star Atsa My Band (CD) Big Notes 2002 0:26:24 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut"
BarkCatBark 0:28:10 ) P.P. Arnold w/ Small Faces If You Think You're Groovy Ogden's Nut Gone Flake (CD) Sanctuary 1968 / 2007 CD bonus track 0:46:08 ) Small Faces w/ P.P. Arnold Tin Soldier Small Faces (CD) Charly 1968 / 2006 CD bonus track. Reissue of 1st Immediate album UK version w/5 bonus tracks which were on the US version of the album titled "There are But Four Small Faces." 0:49:11 ) Jason Stein Quartet Dexterity Lucille! (CD) * Delmark 2017 0:52:06 ) Harry Nilsson Sweethaven Popeye: Deluxe Edition (CD box set) * Varese Sarabande 1980 / 2017 0:56:22 ) Music behind DJ:
"Bob Brainen's Soul 'n RnB tape"
Various Artists 0:57:52 ) Joan Osborne His Eyes Are A Blue Million Miles Blue Million Miles (EP) Swimming Pool Blue 1993 1:09:01 ) Raimund Rosenberger "Title And Amusement Park" from The Mad Executioner Monster Movie Music, Vol. 10 (CD-R) Raimund Rosenberger 1963 VAR 1:12:08 ) John Adams 40% Swing from Road Movies Road Movies (CD) Nonesuch 1995 / 2004 1:14:04 ) Fats Domino No No Baby Fat Man's Frenzy (CD) Rev-ola 1951 / 2006 partial play....cd player & cd are squabbling 1:18:38 ) Supremes Hey Baby Flo Ballard: The Supreme (CD) Spectrum 1961 / 2002 unreleased album w/ bonus tracks 1:21:15 ) Fats Domino No No Baby Fat Man's Frenzy (CD) Rev-ola 1951 / 2006 ......again 1:22:21 ) John Coltrane Countdown [from Giant Steps] 6 Essential Original Albums (CD box set) Big 3 1959 / 2012 1:25:29 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
Raccoon 1:29:20 ) Ranny Sinclair Ode To A Cowboy Another Autumn (CD) * Modern Harmonic 1965 / 2017 1:37:19 ) Chris Bell Though I Know She Lies I Am The Cosmos [Deluxe Edition] (CD box set) Omnivore 1976 / 2017 re-reissue 1:41:18 ) Zedashe Kalo Kalta Mzeo Intangible Pearls [Ancient Polyphony from The Republic of Georgia] (CD) Electric Cowbell 2013 1:43:42 ) David Greenberger and Prime Lens Heaven My Thoughts Approximately (CD) * Pel Pel 2017 1:47:19 ) 'artists unknown' "echo, synth & trumpet Tom Ardolino's Magic Jukebox Tom Ardolino mystery track 1:49:10 ) Paul Butterfield Blues Band Come On In Born in Chicago: The Best of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band (CD) * Rhino 1966 / 2017 1:51:13 ) Billy Holiday & Lester Young Who Wants Love? A Musical Romance (CD) Sony Legacy 1957 / 2002 1:54:22 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
Raccoon 1:55:57 )
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:02am melinda:
Sat. 11/18/17 9:02am dan:
Good morning gang
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:02am duke:
Good morning fellow Brainiacs
Sat. 11/18/17 9:02am SmokinJ:
Hello all! 8-)
Sat. 11/18/17 9:03am 1whoknewcthulhu:
Goo morning, Bob and all. Always loved that slow burn intro for "Ball of Confusion."
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:04am duke:
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:04am Ricky:
Sat. 11/18/17 9:05am Jeff:
Always loved the “psychedelic” Temps!
Sat. 11/18/17 9:05am dan:
I'm more of a Four Tops person, but this is still good.
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:05am Hughie Considine:
Last week's first tune post-intro was XTC's Cynical Days, now this topical burner. Perhaps this is the newly denoted social commentary slot?
Sat. 11/18/17 9:06am Jeff:
Good Morning (by the way)
Doc, you there?
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:08am duke:
This Ventures thing is pretty cool too
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:08am Hughie Considine:
When I close my eyes I see a tollbooth collector dancing to this song.
Sat. 11/18/17 9:08am Jeff:
Not your typical surf instrumental thang!
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:09am doctorjazz:
Hi all-Jeff @9:08, you mean me?
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:11am annie:
good morning bob et al. a tragedy happened this morning: as i was pouring the second cuppa joe, the bottle of bourbon accidentally opened and spilled a dram of it in the cup..!! whatever shall i do!?
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:11am doctorjazz:
Like this version of Everyone's Gone To The Moon, cool!
Sat. 11/18/17 9:11am Doc Rock:
Good Morning Bob + All Listeners Nice Start w/ The Temptations. I’m Here Jeff - How Ya Doing?
Sat. 11/18/17 9:11am dan:
A piano and a voice is all you need to make good music.
Sat. 11/18/17 9:12am 1whoknewcthulhu:
Swallow the evidence, annie, and no one will know what happened.
Sat. 11/18/17 9:12am Jeff:
I’m good now that it’s Saturday morning, and I can listen to Bob Brainen make some sense of this world
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:14am doctorjazz:
OOPS, too many doctors in the house, sorry (blush...)
Sat. 11/18/17 9:15am dan:
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:15am duke:
@annie pass that coffee over here. I'll save you
Sat. 11/18/17 9:15am vanya moscow:
Enjoying the set, hi everyone. It's a blessing to be able to hear new Nina Simone's track. Ignorance is bliss
Sat. 11/18/17 9:16am SmokinJ:
Laura Rules! 8-)
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:16am Roberto:
What SmokinJ said.
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:17am Roberto:
Oh, and Laura Nyro rules too. I was referring to my wife Laura. :)
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:17am annie:
happy that i was able to hear the second laura piece.. thanks bob!
Sat. 11/18/17 9:18am dan:
Love that Golden Age of Hollywood music.
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:18am annie:
evidence being destroyed slowly re: the coffee. oops, only enough for me.! sorry..
Sat. 11/18/17 9:18am SmokinJ:
Good answer Roberto!
Sat. 11/18/17 9:23am dan:
This is what Hare Krishnas dance to at airport tarmacs.
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:23am WilliamfromDumont:
The David Hemmings LP has been on my wishlist forever.
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:24am melinda:
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:25am melinda:
Was that the actor David Hemmings?
Sat. 11/18/17 9:28am dan:
@melinda There's only 1 David Hemmings. Yes that is the actor.
Sat. 11/18/17 9:40am dan:
Victor Garber is also an accomplished Broadway singer. He was the original Anthony Hope in Sweeney Todd on Broadway. Not surprised that he started out singing.
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:48am WilliamfromDumont:
Kenny Jones is simply one of the best rock drummers.
Sat. 11/18/17 9:49am dan:
PP Arnold and Steve Marriott just had the perfect blend vocally.
Sat. 11/18/17 9:51am tadpoles:
Lovely coupling in more ways than one...thanks Bob!
Sat. 11/18/17 9:51am David Eagle:
that last track sounded like Genya Raven. (P.P. Arnold)
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:54am doctorjazz:
Bass clarinet, what a great instrument!
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:57am annie:
anything from popeye is wonderful!! such a great soundtrack.
Sat. 11/18/17 9:58am Station Mgr Ken:
Yes I adore Harry Nilsson too
Sat. 11/18/17 9:59am kimzilla:
Sweet Haven. Xoxoxoxo
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 9:59am annie:
...and i love that about you, ken
Sat. 11/18/17 10:04am dan:
Spinal Tap used 3 basses.
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 10:06am melinda:
That's a funny dream.
Sat. 11/18/17 10:11am dan:
I've heard Joan Osborne sing Motown and she's great at that.
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 10:21am BEAVO:
CD-R gone bad.
Sat. 11/18/17 10:31am GListener MW:
That was some great Coltrane
Sat. 11/18/17 10:31am Dave:
Shorter than the frogs
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 10:32am Bobby Whirlwind:
The Coltrane piece was perfect
Sat. 11/18/17 10:40am Dave:
I love your show but you need a pop filter on your mic.
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 10:51am Listener Robert:
I usually enjoy your program a good deal, which is why I've been listening since you were on afternoons. Today's program is an exception: I really, VERY MUCH enjoyed it. Thanks.
Sat. 11/18/17 10:53am SmokinJ:
Butterfield!: Right Fucking On! 8-)
Sat. 11/18/17 10:53am dan:
Commercial radio that plays the same songs over and over again and can shove itself up its own ass. You're the real deal Bob Brainen. Radio that is unpredictable and varied.
Sat. 11/18/17 10:55am McGreivey:
Really great shoe today.
Sat. 11/18/17 10:55am zopa:
I want Billie Holiday!
Sat. 11/18/17 10:56am SmokinJ:
Switch players bb!
♥ Sat. 11/18/17 10:56am WilliamfromDumont:
This show was Happening!!
Sat. 11/18/17 10:59am brendan:
Was that trumpet piece not an Ornette Coleman tune?