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Artist Track Album / Format Year Comments
Hank Levine and his Orch  Image, Part One   Options (45) from the Brainen Archive   1961  Show Intro Theme 
Various  The Music of Horns and Whistles   Options The Vancouver Soundscape (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1973  Ambient sounds 
Steve Miller Band  Song for our Ancestors   Options Sailor (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1968 / 1990  Played simultaneously w/ part of the preceding track 
Vera Hall  The Wild Ox Moan   Options Roots of the Blues (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1960  Var. artists comp. 
Will Holshouser Trio  Uma Bica   Options Singing to a Bee (CD) *   2006   
Alexis Korner and CCS  Sunrise   Options Folk is not a Four Letter Word, Volume Two (CD) *   1969 / 2006  Var. artists comp. 
Bert Jansch  Come sing me a happy song to prove we all can get along the lumpy, bumpy, long and dusty road   Options Birthday Blues (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1969   
Pistolera  No Suspires   Options Siempre Hay Salida (CD) *   2006   
Blood on the Saddle  Do you wanna Dance   Options Blood on the Saddle (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1984   
Mickey Baker  Baia   Options The Wildest Guitar (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1959   
Sopwith Camel  Postcard from Jamaica   Options Sopwith Camel (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1967   
Music behind DJ:
  The Vancouver Soundscape      
Cal Tjader  Lover come back to me   Options Sessions, Live (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1958 / 1976  Var. artists on a series of very mysterious LPs.
Know anything about them?? 
Nolan Strong and the Diablos  Goodbye Mathilda   Options Fortune of Hits (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1959 / 1961   
NRBQ  Just to hold my Hand   Options Workshop (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1972   
Lollypoppers  A Bottle of Pop and a Lollypop   Options Bump Jump Jive, Vol. One (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1955 /1996   
Coleman Hawkins  Rifftide   Options Hollywood Stampede (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1945 / 1972   
Thelonious Monk  Hackensack   Options The Complete Prestige Recordings (Boxed set) from the Brainen Archive   1954 / 2000  The same (melody) line as the preceding piece 
David Greenberger and Three Leg Torso  Kangaroo   Options Whispers, Grins, Bloodloss and Handshakes (CD) from the Brainen Archive   2005   
Music behind DJ:
Mickey Baker 
  The Wildest Guitar      
Billy Strayhorn  Lush Life   Options The Peaceful Side (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1961   
Charles Mingus  Muskrat Ramble   Options At UCLA 1965 (CD box set) *   1965 / 2006   
Jimmy Lyons  Push Pull   Options Wildflowers, Volume Four (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1976 / 1977  1976 Loft Sessions-var. artists 
Bobby Purify  Nobody's Home   Options Better to Have It (CD)   2005  of "James and..." fame 
P.J. O'Connell  Six Feet   Options Careful (CD) from the Brainen Archive   2005   
The Bunch (Sandy Denny)  Learning the Game   Options Rock On! (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1972  Fairport and family tree members and friends covering U.S. RnR songs 
Music behind DJ:
Mickey Baker 
  The Wildest Guitar      
Smokey and his Sister  The Morning comes as Swiftly as the Rain   Options Smokey and his Sister (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1968   
Eric Matthews  Watch the Sky   Options Foundation Sounds (CD) * from the Brainen Archive   2006   
Quicksilver Messenger Service  Shady Grove   Options Shady Grove (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1969   
Sneakers  Some Kinda Fool   Options Nonsequitir of Silence (CD) *   1978-ish / 2006  Re-re-issue of pre dBs and Let's Active band w/ Stamey, Rigby and Easter 
Tony Hazzard  Fox on the Run   Options Tony Hazzard Sings Tony Hazzard (CD) *   1969 / 2007   
Music behind DJ:
Mickey Baker 
  The Wildest Guitar      
Steve Miller Band  Quicksilver Girl   Options Sailor (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1968 / 1990   

(* = new, from the Brainen Archive The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)

Listener comments!

  7:20am Robbie White:

Bob, since you like NRBQ & PJ O'Connell, check out the Rhodes Tavern Troubadors "Red Line" CD. I sent one to Joe Belock for your WFMU library.
  5:24pm chip:

dag,had me goin' w/ 'song of our ancestors' mix. thought it was a bootleg/ unpublished version.
thanx for the insights, always look forward to your sunday slot, as well as your DJ marathon premium.
  2:27pm Paul Leman:

Re: Cal Tjader track - try the folks at http://www.caltjader.com/

Best wishes

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