August 21, 1998
What if Jimmy Blanton had lived?

ArtistSelectionAlbum   (Label / Date)

Archie Shepp
(with Jeanne Lee)

There is a Balm in Gilead

(Affinity '69)
Baba Qeran & Mohammed NazarKaraghani SongMusic of Afghanistan III
(Anthology '68)

American Composers Orchestra

Lou Harrison
Suite For Symphonic

American Composers Orchestra
(Argo '95)
UnidentifiedAyacuchano Festival MusicKingdom of the Sun: Peru's Inca Heritage

Johnny PachecoTreinta KilosPacheco y su Charanga
Eddie CarltonThings Are Getting a Little ToughKent's Magic Touch


Trouble in Arima

Klassic Kitchener
(Ice '62)
The Heptones & Jah LionMr. PresidentLee Scratch Perry: Arkology
(Island '76)


Absua Bone

I've Found My
Love: Guitar Bands
of Ghana

(Original '60s)

Steve EarleTecumsah ValleyTrain a Comin'
(Warner Bros. '95)

Clark Kessinger

Wednesday Night Waltz

The Legend of Clark Kessinger
(County '64)
The Carolina TarheelsHand in Hand We Walk Alone TogetherThe Carolina Tarheels
(Old Homestead '30s)

George HollisYou Can't Play Me DownGeorgia Blues
(Rounder '69)

Mariachi Tapatío

El Jabali

El Auténtico

(Arhoolie '43)
La MarcanaAlla en la SabanaMerengue from the Dominican Republic
(Lyrichord '77)
Los Autenticos de QuisquellaSi tu Monta Mi CaballoSanto Domingo
Sidi SeddikiMalikiShouf!
(Globestlye '90)

Yusef LateefPassion Before Dawn
(Verve '57)
Cruel FrederickThe East is RedThe Birth of the Cruel
(SST '88)
Rob Reddy's Honor SystemUp-SouthPost-War Euphoria
(Songlines '96)
Kate SmithLove, Your Magic Spell is EverywhereThe Original Sound of the 1920s
(Columbia '29)
Cast AlbumLe Gribisi is le Root of le Evil
in Man
Irma La Douce
(Columbia '60)

Vic Berton

and His Orchetra

A Smile Will Go a Long Way

Anthology of Jazz Drumming
(Média 7 '35)
Slim Lamar's SouthernersGoofusJazz the World Forgot Volume 2
(Yazoo '28)

Frankie PaulTatoReggae Jamdown
Eric MorrisMy Lonely Days AloneFatty Fatty  (Trojan '70)

Little Yvonne le Blanc

Mama Rosin

Nathan Abshire: French Blues

Little Miss Peggy &
Bill Parker's Band
Come Over HereBayou Rhythm and Blues Shuffle

Steve Riley and
The Mamou

Je M'en Fous Pas Mal

La Toussaint
(Rounder '95)
MurfreesboroOh My LoveAccross the Tracks: More Nashville R&B
(Ace '59)
The PaymentsBrand New AutomobileBlowin' Through Yokohama
(Atomic Passion)
Little Willie JohnDrive Me HomeTalk to Me
(King '56)
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