Bob Brainen's playlist January 28, 2012 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 Pop‑up) Edwin Astley "Theme and Bongos" from The Woman Eater Monster Movie Music, Vol. 1 (CD-R) 1958 VAR 0:01:48 Pop‑up) Johnny Otis & The Jayos Tough Enough The Johnny Otis Show - Vintage 1950s Broadcasts From Los Angeles (CD) 1957 / 2003 Dig this: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T0mIFzCaOko 0:05:20 Pop‑up) NRBQ All Night Long Froggy's Favorites, Volume One: Live 1979-1999 (CD box set) 1981 / 2006 0:08:04 Pop‑up) Ronald Shannon Jackson and The Decoding Society Small World Nasty (LP) 1981 0:12:54 Pop‑up) Ray Charles I'll do anything but work (MP3) 1950 0:14:26 Pop‑up) Grandpa Banana I'll do anything but work I'll Do Anything For You (CD) 2009 0:16:44 Pop‑up) Gladhands Magic 8 Ball Pop Till You Drop (CD box set) 1999 VAR 0:20:20 Pop‑up) The Phantom Calm Before The Storm Phantom's Divine Comedy (CD) 1974 / 1993 0:23:24 Pop‑up) Joe Morris The Spider Swingin' Saxophones Vol. 1 (CD) 1947 VAR 0:27:15 Pop‑up) Music behind DJ:
Soul Pride (The Instrumentals 1960-1969) 0:27:46 Pop‑up)
Featuring Tommy Ardolino
NRBQ Terry introduces Tommy / Next Stop Brattleboro Froggy's Favorites, Volume One: Live 1979-1999 (CD box set) 1998 / 1999 /2006 0:37:52 Pop‑up) Hot Shots Gee Baby Teen Street (CD) 2008 Chie & Tommy duet 0:40:37 Pop‑up) Jim Stephanson You won't ever fall in love again Say Go (CD) 2010 0:44:34 Pop‑up) (NRBQ) Joey & Tommy Correct Posture Thanks for the Memories (Cassette) 1980 / 1983 0:47:39 Pop‑up) NRBQ w/ The Whole Wheat Horns You & I & George Thanks for the Memories (Cassette) 1978 / 1983 0:48:18 Pop‑up) Neanderthals Neanderthal Twist The Modern Stone-Age Family (CD) 1999 0:49:58 Pop‑up) NRBQ Don't Bite the Head Froggy's Favorites, Volume One: Live 1979-1999 (CD box set) 1994 / 2006 0:52:27 Pop‑up) P.J. O'Connell Birthday (CD-R) 2009 (rough demo) 0:55:40 Pop‑up) Music behind DJ:
Beat Girl 0:59:17 Pop‑up) Miles Davis Quintet Agitation Live in Europe 1967 - The Bootleg Series Vol. 1 (Boxed set) * 1967 / 2011 1:07:40 Pop‑up) Young Holt Unlimited California Montage On The Up Beat (LP) 1969 / 1984 VAR 1:13:53 Pop‑up) Monotones Legend of Sleepy Hollow Bim Bam Boom - 28 Rockin' Doowops (CD) 1958 /1992 VAR 1:16:25 Pop‑up) Phil Spector & The Wrecking Crew Tedesco & Pitman The Philles Album Collection (Boxed set) * 1963 / 2011 1:18:50 Pop‑up) Tadd Dameron Nonet w/ Sam Rivers Bevan Beeps Blue Note Presents The Lost Sessions (CD) 1961 / 1998 VAR 1:20:50 Pop‑up) Sam "The Man" Taylor Midnight Rambler Honkers & Screamers (LP box set) 1961 / 1979 VAR 1:26:04 Pop‑up) Music behind DJ:
The Pete Smith Orchestra
Stereo Sound Stage 1:26:24 Pop‑up) Todd Rundgren Birthday Carol (Alt. Mix)* Runt * / The Ballad of Todd Rundgren (CD box set) * 1970 / 2011 1:34:34 Pop‑up) Sandy Denny Bruton Town The Northstar Grassman and the Ravens (CD box set) 1971 / 2011 cd bonus track-BBC In Concert '72 1:43:50 Pop‑up) Pete Donnelly Far Away Angel When You Get Home (CD) * 2011 1:48:31 Pop‑up) David Greenberger & Ralph Carney The Yarn Project Oh, Pa (CD) * 2011 1:51:50 Pop‑up) Red Button Picture As Far As Yesterday Goes (CD) * 2011 1:55:48 Pop‑up) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
9:19am lil bob:Morniing, bob! 9:28am dale:i just had to log on to be sure that wasn't jim morrison 9:29am kat330:You and me both, dale. 9:30am kat330:And is lil bob the special name you give it, Bob B? ;) 9:33am joe:The Phantom sort of reminded a bit of Joy Division. 9:34am kat330:Well, I knew the music was not anything like Morrison would have behind him, but the voice was quite similar. 9:39am miketp:good morning bob and friends .just found out my reggae name is JUNIOR IRIE MITTOO. COOL RITE also heard a great tune other day. BETTYE LAVETTE - LITTLE SPARROW 9:40am David in ATL from NJ:Great drum solo, TOmmy! 9:45am Karen:Gee Baby this one's got me dancing around the living room again! 9:50am Tiki Hut Dude:God Bless Tommy... Great show Bob! 9:51am kat330:This certainly makes vacuuming more fun! 9:59am kat330:Awww, thanks, Bob, for the regional shoutout. 10:04am vanya zhuk in russia:where do you find out those things, miketp? i want me a good reggae name! 10:05am David in ATL from NJ:Thanks for the additional Tommy from some of the other projects that he was a part of.
Love the Neanderthals!
10:23am Mike East:@kat330 - also makes doing dishes more enjoyable! Happy weekend all! 10:27am kat330:West to East, happy to us all! Just watched some Otis on youtube (sorry, Bob, but you suggested it ;), and then found his Harlem Nocturne w/Rene Block on alto sax....man, oh man..... 10:27am kat330:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3bYPnfXXUp4&feature=related 10:40am kat330:Happy Birthday to whomever is having one! That's the second birthday song, so I'm presuming someone close to you is. 10:41am glenn:for mccartney fans. - http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/arts/music/paul-mccartney-gets-set-for-kisses-on-the-bottom/article2317338/ 10:43am Tom L.:Guitar god Todd. -- am I an Onionhead? You bet! 10:45am kat330:@glenn: 'Twill be interesting if he can best Madeleine Peyroux's cover of I’m Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter. 10:47am Scott:Thanks Bob, since you the string theme/thread, I've been paying more attention, and almost always beautiful horn arrangement accompany the strings. Lately bass lines have been my obsession, Gene Chandlers 'Groovy Situation' is a good example. Joe Osborn, Leland Sklar, of course the incredible James Jamerson. Paul had more than a few brilliant moments too 10:53am glenn:my favourite current bass line is mr. giant man. (fabio's theme) 10:57am Mike East:@glenn - that bass line makes me want to start a band just to cover that song so I can play bass. 10:59am kat330:Ta-ta and thanks for all the frogs!