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Artist Track Album / Format Year Comments Approx. start time
Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary   Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience   Options (CD-R) from the Brainen Archive   1961 / 1966    0:00:00 Pop‑up)  
Youngbloods  All My Dreams Blue (alt. version)   Options (45) from the Brainen Archive   1967 / 2009    0:01:49 Pop‑up)  
Staples Singers  Swing Down Chariot (Let Me Ride)   Options Faith & Grace: A Family Journey 1953 -1976 (CD box set) *   1956 / 2015    0:05:33 Pop‑up)  
Jimmy Preston  Estellina Bim Bam   Options Jimmy Preston 1948-1950 (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1950 / 1985    0:08:36 Pop‑up)  
Fairport Convention   No Man's Land   Options Fairport Convention (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1968    0:10:27 Pop‑up)  
Dr. John, The Night Tripper  Jump Sturdy   Options The Atco/Atlantic Singles 1968-1974 (CD) *   1968 / 2015    0:12:53 Pop‑up)  
Staples Singers  This May Be the Last Time (alt. take)   Options Faith & Grace: A Family Journey 1953 -1976 (CD box set) *   1958 / 2015    0:15:08 Pop‑up)  
Artie Shaw's Gramercy Five  The Grabtown Grapple   Options The Bluebird Sampler 1990 (CD)   1945 / 1990  VAR  0:17:58 Pop‑up)  
Gene Clark  The French Girl   Options Gene Clark with The Gosdin Brothers (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1967 / 2007  cd bonus track  0:20:08 Pop‑up)  
Richie Havens  Sandy   Options Mixed Bag (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1967    0:22:49 Pop‑up)  
Ronny & the Daytonas   Sandy   Options G.T.O. The Best Of The Mala Recordings (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1965 / 1997    0:25:56 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut" 
        0:27:22 Pop‑up)  
Miriam Makeba  The Ballad Of The Sad Young Men   Options (45) from the Brainen Archive   1967    0:38:48 Pop‑up)  
NRBQ  Mona   Options Workshop (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1972  Best wishes and good thoughts to Joey Spampinato  0:43:13 Pop‑up)  
Spampinato Brothers  My Mother's Mother's Day Card   Options Pie In The Sky (CD) from the Brainen Archive   2010    0:45:41 Pop‑up)  
Miles Davis  Nefertiti   Options Nefertiti (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1968 / 1998    0:47:48 Pop‑up)  
Stone Poneys  New Hard Times   Options Evergreen Vol. 2 (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1967    0:55:29 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer  
        0:56:31 Pop‑up)  
Terry Adams  Reflections   Options Talk Thelonious (CD) * from the Brainen Archive   2015  see: nrbq.com  1:06:22 Pop‑up)  
Royaltones  Ghost World   Options (MP3) from the Brainen Archive   1959  Del Shannon's one-time backing band
Thanks to Gene Sculatti 
1:11:23 Pop‑up)  
P.J. O'Connell  Gettin' Gone   Options Join The Crowd (CD) from the Brainen Archive   2011    1:13:57 Pop‑up)  
Hal McCusick  Miss Clara   Options The RCA Victor Jazz Workshop: The Arrangers (CD)   1956 / 1988  VAR  1:17:53 Pop‑up)  
Trader Horne  Children of Oare   Options Morning Way (CD) *   1970 / 2015    1:22:06 Pop‑up)  
Al Casey Sextet  Sometimes I'm Happy   Options Swing Exercise (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1945 / 1972  VAR  1:26:02 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer  
        1:27:11 Pop‑up)  
J.P. Richardson (The Big Bopper)  Crazy Blues   Options Mercury Rockabillies (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1957 / 1975  VAR  1:37:42 Pop‑up)  
Boots Brown and his Blockbusters  Oh Happy Day   Options Rockin' and Ravin' (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1953 / 1986  split lp w/Little Richard  1:41:04 Pop‑up)  
Bob Wills & The Texas Playboys  Oh Monah   Options Western Swing Along (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1957 / 1973    1:43:28 Pop‑up)  
Jimmy McCracklin and his Blues Blasters  She Felt Too Good   Options Rockin' Man (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1954 / 1979    1:45:48 Pop‑up)  
Boyce & Hart  I Should Be Going Home   Options Test Patterns (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1967    1:48:41 Pop‑up)  
Ornette Coleman  All My Life   Options The Science Fiction Sessions (CD box set) from the Brainen Archive   1971 / 2000    1:51:23 Pop‑up)  
Bebop Boys feat. Bud Powell  Fool's Fancy   Options The Bebop Boys (2LP) from the Brainen Archive   1946 / 1978  VAR  1:57:17 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer  
        1:57:23 Pop‑up)  

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

Listener comments!

Avatar 9:02am duke:

Morning Bob and listeners
  9:03am JakeGould:

Hey there Beaker.
Avatar 9:17am duke:

Staple Singers - this is truly great
  9:24am WilliamfromDumont:

Hittin' it right out of the box this morning Bob.
  9:27am Jim Duffy:

"The French Girl (Three Silver Rings)," lovely tune.
  9:28am Jeff Conklin:

Avatar 9:29am duke:

@Jeff. I agree. Haven't heard this in a million years
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:30am Greg from ZONE 5:

Morning, Bob and everybody!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:32am JimB:

Faith & Grace now officially on my Xmas list.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:37am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Flawless set that was. (Here's to wrong buttons I guess...)
  9:38am Marcelo:

Thank You for the grat music ¡¡¡
Regards from Buenos Aires, Argentina
  9:46am moe:

check out the Staples' Freedom Road (live in Chicago) to find where Creedence got their sound...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:54am melinda:

Really enjoying today's selections! The Gene Clark tune hit the spot.
  9:57am Dan from Toronto:

I heard the opening line as "Afghani mirror..."
  9:59am KP:

Awesome Stone Ponys
Avatar 10:00am herb.nyc:

Thx Bob, I wanted to leave my apt. But yr playing this lovely song, how can I? I no know The Stone Ponys, exc for Linda connection.
Avatar 10:02am SmokinJ:

Great set bb!
  10:03am David in ATL from NJ:

Get well, Joey!!!
  10:06am Emile:

Great stuff Bob, as usual
  10:07am Emile:

One of my fave Monk tunes, too
  10:13am Sandra:

Hello! You guys played a Kanye West "Heartless" cover song yesterday at around 4:45 PM, I'm wondering which artist sang it!
  10:25am Dan from Toronto:

do you figure the melodic reference to We Three Kings is deliberate?
Avatar 10:26am Bob Brainen:

not sure but I heard it too
  10:48am Georgesimian:

Jimmy McCracklin!!! He's the best! Don't know why he's not more known.
  10:49am Georgesimian:

Maybe some Hank Ballard in this set?
Avatar 10:51am Marc Francis:

Sandra: That looks like it was in Sheila B's Sophisticated Boom Boom show. Check the archive here: www.wfmu.org...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:56am Mike Sin:

As usual, a bagel, a cup of coffee, and Bob Brainen's show make my Saturday morning!
Avatar 10:59am duke:

Great show, Bob
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