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This is where all of culture and all of time are collapsed into one seductive portal and viewed through the panoramic lens of the exotic. Come and embark on an armchair-travel virtual-voyage to the heart of timeless darkness and beyond; embrace the numinous monolith of the exotic immensity. Let us find that place where hybridization meets its destiny as pure fantasy. Let us become observers observing those others who are ourselves. You wear your mask and I'll wear mine.

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Favoriting May 3, 2018: Forbidden Jazz, Kapu Dreams

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Artist Track Album Label Year Comments Approx. start time
  Intro            
Sil Austin  Danny Boy   Favoriting Sil Austin Plays Pretty For The People  Mercury  1959  Liner notes: "IT'S CERTAINLY THE PRETTIEST MUSIC EVER"  0:02:09 (Pop-up)
Eddie Warner  Peg O' My Heart   Favoriting Eddie Warner Breaks the Sound Barrier in the Cotton Pickin' Lounge  Berry Records  19??    0:05:52 (Pop-up)
Eddie Warner  Yellow Bird   Favoriting Eddie Warner Breaks the Sound Barrier in the Cotton Pickin' Lounge  Berry Records  19??    0:08:58 (Pop-up)
Les Ambassadeurs  Toi   Favoriting ...Epurdument  IBO  197?    0:10:39 (Pop-up)
Eddie Warner  Never On A Sunday   Favoriting Eddie Warner Breaks the Sound Barrier in the Cotton Pickin' Lounge  Berry Records  19??    0:13:42 (Pop-up)
Jack Malmsten  Taste of Honey   Favoriting Jack Malmsten And His Mod Machine  Concert Recording  196?    0:16:08 (Pop-up)
Jack Malmsten  Dark Town Strutters Ball   Favoriting Jack Malmsten And His Mod Machine  Concert Recording  196?    0:18:47 (Pop-up)
Dick Hyman  Total Bells and Tony   Favoriting Moog - The Electric Eclectics Of Dick Hyman  Command  1969    0:21:43 (Pop-up)
Dick Hyman  Improvisation in Fourths   Favoriting Moog - The Electric Eclectics Of Dick Hyman  Command  1969    0:23:29 (Pop-up)
Dick Hyman  Evening Thoughts   Favoriting Moog - The Electric Eclectics Of Dick Hyman  Command  1969    0:26:21 (Pop-up)
Timmy Thomas  In The Beginning   Favoriting Why Can't We Live Together  Glades  1972    0:27:40 (Pop-up)
Patrick Cowley  Goin' Home   Favoriting Goin' Home / Tech-No-Logical World 12"  Megatone  1982  45 rpm played at 33  0:30:52 (Pop-up)
Sil Austin  Summertime   Favoriting Sil Austin Plays Pretty For The People  Mercury  1959  Liner notes: "IT'S CERTAINLY THE PRETTIEST MUSIC EVER"  0:42:02 (Pop-up)

Music behind DJ:
Sil Austin 

 

 

 

 

 

0:44:21 (Pop-up)
Morton Gould & His Orchestra  Jungle Drums   Favoriting Jungle Drums  RCA Victor  1957    0:56:30 (Pop-up)
Morton Gould & His Orchestra  La Comparsa   Favoriting Jungle Drums  RCA Victor  1957    0:59:20 (Pop-up)
Morton Gould & His Orchestra  Gitanerias   Favoriting Jungle Drums  RCA Victor  1957    1:03:32 (Pop-up)
Morton Gould & His Orchestra  Andalucia   Favoriting Jungle Drums  RCA Victor  1957    1:04:04 (Pop-up)
Les Baxter  Voodoo Dreams   Favoriting Jungle Jazz  Capitol  1959    1:06:48 (Pop-up)
Les Baxter  One Thousand Cockatoos   Favoriting Jungle Jazz  Capitol  1959    1:09:39 (Pop-up)
Les Baxter  Go Chango   Favoriting Jungle Jazz  Capitol  1959    1:12:29 (Pop-up)
Milt Raskin  Kapu (Forbidden)   Favoriting Kapu (Forbidden)  Crown  1959    1:16:25 (Pop-up)
Milt Raskin  Koko Head   Favoriting Kapu (Forbidden)  Crown  1959    1:19:42 (Pop-up)
Milt Raskin  Maika   Favoriting Kapu (Forbidden)  Crown  1959    1:22:49 (Pop-up)
Skip Martin  Tiger Hunt   Favoriting Perspectuve in Percussion: Volume 2  Somerset / Stereo-Fidelity  1961    1:26:09 (Pop-up)
Les Baxter  Congo Train   Favoriting African Jazz  Capitol  1959    1:29:37 (Pop-up)
Les Baxter  Elephant Trail   Favoriting African Jazz  Capitol  1959    1:32:01 (Pop-up)
Les Baxter  Banana Boy   Favoriting African Jazz  Capitol  1959    1:35:31 (Pop-up)
Les Baxter  Safari   Favoriting African Jazz  Capitol  1959    1:37:50 (Pop-up)
Carl Stevens  The Call of the Jungle   Favoriting African Sounds  Mercury Perfect Presence Sound Stereo  1962    1:40:06 (Pop-up)
Marty Gold and His Orchestra  Song of India   Favoriting Skin Tight  RCA Victor / Living Stereo  1960    1:43:11 (Pop-up)
Marty Gold and His Orchestra  (I Wonder Why) You're Just In Love   Favoriting Skin Tight  RCA Victor / Living Stereo  1960    1:45:25 (Pop-up)
Yma Sumac  Karibe Taki   Favoriting Legend of the Sun Virgin  Capitol  1955    1:47:53 (Pop-up)
Yma Sumac  Witallia! (Fire In The Andes)   Favoriting Legend of the Sun Virgin  Capitol  1955    1:50:52 (Pop-up)

Music behind DJ:
 

Bernie Krause  

Costa Rica: Hidden Treasures 

 

 

 

1:53:35 (Pop-up)
Cannonball Adderley  Syn-Anthesia   Favoriting Planet Earth  Riverside Records  1969  Feat. Yusef Lateef and Nat Adderley; wr. by Lateef; rec. live 1962 (?)  2:04:59 (Pop-up)
Yusef Lateef  Eboness   Favoriting The Diverse Yusef Lateef  Atlantic  1970    2:10:16 (Pop-up)
Randy Weston  Ganawa (Blue Moses)   Favoriting Blue Moses  CTI Records  1972    2:15:08 (Pop-up)
Norman Connors  Dance of Magic   Favoriting Dance of Magic  Buddah  1976    2:27:41 (Pop-up)

Music behind DJ:
Mildred Dilling 

Clair De Lune   Favoriting

Popular Classics for the Harp 

Forum Circle 

195? 

 

2:47:59 (Pop-up)
Asiko Rock Group  Let's Marry   Favoriting Asiko Rock Group  EMI  1976    2:54:18 (Pop-up)


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Listener comments!

Avatar 6:27pm
Flash Strap:

Music time, music lovers
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:00pm
doctorjazz:

OK, I'm ready!
Avatar 7:01pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

ME TOO!
Avatar 7:03pm
Flash Strap:

Sadhu Sadhu! Doc! Hello friends
Avatar 7:03pm
Flash Strap:

warm, warm welcome
Avatar 7:04pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Hey hey. And thanks. Can't stay too long, since the time dif and all, but maybe an hour or so. Feels good to be back. :)
  7:05pm
Doug Schulkind:

Flashy Boy!
Avatar 7:07pm
Flash Strap:

Feels good to have you in the room again, Sadhu, a short time will have to do
Avatar 7:07pm
Flash Strap:

Douglass the Cutlass! hello
Avatar 7:07pm
βrian:

As always, I've arrived here by accident. Stepped on the wrong trap door or something. Serendipity doo-dah.
Avatar 7:08pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

βrian: Haha
Avatar 7:09pm
Flash Strap:

well, Brian, that'll have to do. great to have listeners by intention or by trap
Avatar 7:09pm
βrian:

Is that a Romantic-era Vesuvius?
  7:10pm
Prabha Devi:

Life is a cherry-less pie
Avatar 7:11pm
βrian:

Was that Masterly Doug who popped in above?
Avatar 7:11pm
Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...pulling out all the stops...perhaps literally...
Avatar 7:11pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Prabha Devi: Hahah. Welcome! Your being your cheerfull self as always!
Avatar 7:13pm
Flash Strap:

I think so, Brian. I lost my notes on that particular image but it's definitely British Romantic
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 7:13pm
Passaic River Blues:

Is this Haitian? Not half bad.
Avatar 7:14pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

If Moahaha was here this would be a complete DW take over. I guess hes home from that pop quiz now...
Avatar 🥁 7:15pm
Little Danny:

Hey Flash, hey all
Avatar 7:15pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Hey Danny
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 7:16pm
chresti:

Hello! Sure am liking this!
Avatar 7:17pm
Flash Strap:

Hi Prabha Devi ol' pal! Rev Rab!

Hi Passaic! yes, Hatian. Just picked it up, actually

Hi LD! Hi Chresti!

Great to have you all here
Avatar 7:18pm
hyde:

i said last week i'd put in a full shift, but here i am. twenty minutes late.
Avatar 7:19pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Beautifull track that taste of honey
Avatar 7:19pm
βrian:

I came up with this via the Googe:

"Joseph Wright of Derby (1734-1797): "The Eruption of Vesuvius", 1774"
Avatar 7:20pm
Flash Strap:

Hi Hyde! Late but alive and very very welcome
Avatar 7:20pm
Flash Strap:

agreed, Sadhu. almost religious reading
  7:20pm
Prabha Devi:

The times they are a-changin! Long time.. but we try keep the flame going with Dream Weapons blog! Good to hear-see you again!
  7:21pm
Doug Schulkind:

Vital organs.
Avatar 7:21pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Hyde! Long time. Welcome, welcome
Avatar 7:21pm
Flash Strap:

that's the one, Brian
Avatar 7:23pm
Flash Strap:

back at ya, Devi. gonna do a DW mix myself this summer
Avatar 7:23pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Ah yes. Great, great Dick Hyman track
Avatar 7:23pm
Flash Strap:

(finally)
Avatar 7:24pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Evan: Looking forward to recive it!
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 7:24pm
Passaic River Blues:

You can't go wrong with this album.
Avatar 7:25pm
Flash Strap:

it's seriously so good, but it's really hard to pull it out and not cue up Minotaur
Avatar 7:25pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Evan: I think the last time I asked, you were in the middle of moving, so bad timing from our part
Avatar 7:26pm
hyde:

@sadhu hello! good to see you around.
Avatar 7:26pm
Flash Strap:

nothing is ever well-timed in this life, alas
Avatar 7:26pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Hyde: Likewise. Been ages!
Avatar 7:26pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Evan: True that. :/
  7:27pm
Prabha Devi:

Yes! Nice one. We look forward to it. In the meantime we are trying to keep the old flame burning in our own way.
Avatar 🥁 7:30pm
Little Danny:

Ha. The "thunder" effect on Thomas's Lowery organ
Avatar 7:31pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Little Danny: Its BEAUTIFUL. :D
Avatar 🥁 7:32pm
Little Danny:

Oh I agree!
Avatar 🥁 7:32pm
Little Danny:

@Flash: Lovely segue into this Cowley
Avatar 7:32pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

haha. Good. i absolutely love it
Avatar 7:33pm
Flash Strap:

That Timmy Thomas is an anytime LP for me
Avatar 7:33pm
Flash Strap:

picked this Cowley up the other day and did the classic thing of playing it at the wrong speed and liking it better that way – now we can all share in my preference
  7:34pm
Prabha Devi:

Speed kills
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 7:34pm
Passaic River Blues:

As many times as I've heard the song "Why Can't We Live Together" (has to be hundreds by this point), I've never heard that cut before and it was fantastic.
  7:34pm
Prabha Devi:

;-)
Avatar 🥁 7:35pm
Little Danny:

Ah that's such a great theme to mine, Evan. I did the same with a 45 copy of Ravi Shankar's jazzy "Fire Night" years ago
Avatar 7:36pm
Flash Strap:

@PRB: the whole LP is just so good. maybe my #1 version of First Time Ever I Saw Your Face, of all things. Also, "Cold, Cold People"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:36pm
northguineahills:

Loved the Hyman! Busy doing lab work (this all new to me).
Avatar 7:37pm
Flash Strap:

whoa that sounds really good, LD – you should do a show of slows
Avatar 7:37pm
Flash Strap:

hi NGH!
Avatar 🥁 7:38pm
Little Danny:

This pitch-altered Cowley certainly brings out its Moroder-ness
Avatar 7:38pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Passaic River Blues: Compliments on your choise of avatar. Thats a beutiful album!
Avatar 🥁 7:38pm
Little Danny:

Your Show of Slows
Avatar 7:38pm
Flash Strap:

I'll second that, Sadhu
Avatar 7:39pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

@flash. Ever heard Dress you up with my love by madona at 33? 10000x better than the original
Avatar 7:40pm
Prabha Devi:

You should check out Al Lovers mixtape on DW where he put lots of 60s stuff through some effects.. not an expert so don't know what it was but it sounded cool. Its called Purgatory Blues
Avatar 7:40pm
Flash Strap:

@LD, re: Moroder - definitely. a lot of that Muscle Up and School Daze Cowley is actually just tracks he recorded and later slowed down for atmospheric effect, so it's really very Cowley all the way
Avatar 7:40pm
Flash Strap:

Will do, Prabha, sounds excellent
Avatar 7:40pm
Prabha Devi:

And BTW... someone played a Radiohead song at the wrong speed and it ALMOST sounded good...
Avatar 7:42pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Prabha: Well, that effect got a bit tiering after a while... Was nice ffor the first 20 minutes. But hes a celebrity, so anything goes. haha
Avatar 7:42pm
hyde:

this is cracking me up because ca. 1982 i had a Material 12" that i played at 33 for years even tho i eventually found it was a 45
Avatar 7:43pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

hyde: haha. I really cant listen to Dress you up at normal speed after hearing it at 33. Guess its the same for Material girl. Madonas voice even sound better at that speed.
Avatar 7:43pm
Prabha Devi:

Haha.. true. But some of the songs were NICE
Avatar 7:44pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Prabha: Defenitely
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 7:44pm
Passaic River Blues:

@Flash Strap: I will have to investigate then.

@Sadhu: Thank you. It really is wondrously beautiful. Young went far too soon.
Avatar 7:46pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Passaic River Blues: in deed!
Avatar 7:47pm
hyde:

down with rigor
Avatar 7:48pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Reminds me to hunt down more Larry Young albums. I only have 2 i think
Avatar 7:49pm
Prabha Devi:

Remember when we were in Haiti @Sadhu Sadhu?
Avatar 7:49pm
Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Organ Nerd Records
Avatar 7:49pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Why, yes I do Prabha.
Avatar 7:50pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Why?
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 7:52pm
chresti:

I am organ nerd!
Avatar 7:53pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Evan: Speeking of speed. Didnt you do a full mixtape that was only slowed down tunes? Or was it a full album that you just slowed down years back?
Avatar 7:53pm
Prabha Devi:

He said Haitan
Avatar 7:54pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Prabah: Hhahaha. True, true. Man i miss traveling. Damnit.
Avatar 7:54pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

98% sure that im canceling my US trip this summer too. :(
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 7:55pm
chresti:

I also like slowed down, warped tunes
Avatar 7:58pm
Flash Strap:

@Sadhu: I did 2 mixes of slowed down exotica tunes a while back, yeah
Avatar 7:59pm
Flash Strap:

also slowed down the better part of Lalo Schifrin's Black Widow LP
Avatar 8:00pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Yes. Black Widow. Thats the one i was thinking of.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:00pm
doctorjazz:

OK, my time to hit the road, catch you in the car, thanks, Flash!
Avatar 8:00pm
Prabha Devi:

I feel rather slowed down at the moment, but thats the wine
Avatar 8:00pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Bye Doc!
Avatar 8:00pm
Flash Strap:

safe and very pleasant journeys, Doc!
Avatar 8:01pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Prabha: I could use a bottle of wine myself...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:01pm
melinda:

hola!
Avatar 8:02pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Evan: What was the two mixes of slowed down exotic you did? I was shure i had all your mixes. Maybe i just didnt notice that they were slowed down...
Avatar 8:02pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Hey Melinda!
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 8:02pm
Passaic River Blues:

@Sadhu: you're right that there are a ton. I am pretty indiscriminate--like Blue Note to the cheesiest fusion stuff. "Lawrence of Newark" is my favorite and next in line is probably Tony Williams' Lifetime's "Emergency".
Avatar 8:03pm
Flash Strap:

Should have noted this in the break: all of side A is Lecuona compositions (which is what we're hearing)

side B does all the hits, Hawaiian War Chant, Caravan...
Avatar 8:03pm
Flash Strap:

Hi Melinda! welcome!

@Sadhu: they're called Exotiste and Exotiste Vol. II
Avatar 8:05pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Ai. They are all slowed down. Ive had those mixes since you posted them one million years ago. haha. But i havent listened to them in ages. wow. I need to listen to them again
Avatar 8:05pm
Flash Strap:

whoops!
  8:06pm
slawooy:

Checking in. I’m all ears!
Avatar 8:07pm
Prabha Devi:

@Prabha maybe your computer is just really fast?
Avatar 8:07pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Evan: Guess i didnt notice cause your mixes was my first propper voyage into exotica, so i didnt know most of those tracks at the time
Avatar 8:07pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

@Prabha: It IS!
Avatar 8:07pm
Flash Strap:

Hi there Slawoooy!
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Flash Strap:

Plas Johnson on sax for this LP, so good
Avatar 8:11pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Passaic River Blues: While I really have been enjoying Lawrenc of Newark, Ive never gotten around to check out that much else he did. I only have Unity and Larry Young's Fuel which i cant remember much of, so I guess they didnt leave that much of an impression. But i should definitely check out more of his stuff.
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 8:12pm
chresti:

Is the artwork in honor of the volcano that's about to erupt in Hawaii?
Avatar 8:13pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

chresti: There's a volcano about to erupt in Hawaii?
Avatar 8:14pm
Flash Strap:

@Chresti: no, but it can be now!
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 8:15pm
chresti:

I heard it on the news-there were several small earthquakes there, recently.
Avatar 8:16pm
Flash Strap:

that's cool in theory but i hope everyone i gonna be ok
Avatar 8:16pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Like just now? Was nothing on the news here (in good old Norway) at 23.
Avatar 8:18pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

(its 2:17 am here now btw. Thats how I've allready seen the 11 pm news.)
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 8:18pm
chresti:

I heard it maybe, yesterday, on my way to work.
Avatar 8:19pm
Flash Strap:

very excellent mix of stuff from the Crown label by our own Little Danny, highly highly recommended: officenaps.com...
Avatar 8:20pm
Prabha Devi:

I'm currently travelling in Tirana, Albania and we didn't hear anything. Although right now the aforementioned wine has spun its silky web and I shall surrender to the sleep reserved only for the wicked or the rich. I am neither. Thanks for tonight!
Avatar 8:20pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Oh. I guess Norwgian news don't find it important enough to report. hmmm. i'll go see if i can find anything on it.
Avatar 8:21pm
Flash Strap:

btw that last track, Kapu, is about a volcano. so there's somethin'
Avatar 8:21pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Sweet dreams Prabha. Catch you tomorrow.
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 8:21pm
chresti:

It was announced as if it could happen anytime, suggesting the earth shake was a sign. I'm in Los Angeles
Avatar 8:21pm
Flash Strap:

sleep tight, tight prince
Avatar 🥁 8:22pm
Little Danny:

Thanks for sending 'em my way, Evan! (Regarding the Crown label.)
Avatar 8:22pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Thanks for the recomandation Flash. The office naps mixes are great, but for some reason i keep forgeting about that site, so i missed this one.
Avatar 8:22pm
Flash Strap:

my pleasure, that's a good mix man
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 8:23pm
chresti:

Wow! A premonition!
Avatar 8:23pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

And thanks to Little Danny for the great work!
Avatar 8:23pm
Prabha Devi:

Thanks! Zzzzzzz
Avatar 8:25pm
Flash Strap:

I don't think i'd heard anything on that mix before but the Kapu stuff. I have two versions of Kapu, but I know there's at least three. The other one on I have on Crown is called Exotic Percussion. both have very good cover art
Avatar 🥁 8:27pm
Little Danny:

@Sadhu: thanks, and thanks, and thanks! It's more or less permanently on hiatus, but I do keep all of the MP3s available
Avatar 8:29pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Little Danny: Also nice that you keep them as separate mp3s. Never been a big fan of those massive single file mixes.
Avatar 8:29pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Downloaded now. Will listen tomorrow.
Avatar 🥁 8:30pm
Little Danny:

@Sadhu: that always drives me crazy as well. Thank you!
Avatar 8:30pm
Flash Strap:

Plas Johnson again!
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Sadhu Sadhu:

Oh. 2:30. Time to retire. Have a wonderfull evening guys! will catch the rest in the archive!
Avatar 8:33pm
Flash Strap:

have a good one, Sadhu! thanks for hangin out
Avatar 8:33pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

My pleasure Evan! Thanks for the music
Avatar 8:33pm
Sadhu Sadhu:

Lovely as always
Avatar 8:42pm
Flash Strap:

this album isn't very good, but this track is HUGE
Avatar 8:43pm
Flash Strap:

(The carl Stevens, i mean)
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 8:51pm
chresti:

Imagine Yma doing the national anthem at superbowl.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:52pm
northguineahills:

Yma Sumac! Well thanks for the fun toe-tapping time when I attempted lab work. Hear ya later!
Avatar 8:53pm
Flash Strap:

@chresti: imagine that wild tour she did of Russia, performing like a grand dame for the politburo
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 9:05pm
chresti:

That's much better (Yma in Russia)
Avatar 🥁 9:07pm
Little Danny:

This Adderley is great and totally new to me. Definitely a different mode than his contemporaneous soul jazz stuff
Avatar 9:07pm
Flash Strap:

i would kill to see that tour documentary. I guess they all fell in love with her. the live album from that time is all the proof you need that she was really an incredible artist – she hits all those notes live, does all those rapid changes, live!
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 9:07pm
Passaic River Blues:

This is killer.
Avatar 9:08pm
Flash Strap:

new to me too, LD! helps that they're playing a Lateef composition
Avatar 9:10pm
Flash Strap:

lovin' it over here too, PRB
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hyde:

good stuff
Avatar 9:19pm
Flash Strap:

This is such cool album. I bought this and about 40 soviet LPs from a guy for a dollar. Was worth it just for the Blue Moses but I later sold one of the 10" soviet records for a pretty penny as they say

or a "hefty doubloon" if you prefer, and you may lay to that
Avatar 9:21pm
Flash Strap:

still stuck with the other 39 soviet records though...

enough schlager and then some
Avatar 9:22pm
Flash Strap:

this whole record is TNT though, truly. Randy Weston got on a roll there for a while
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 9:25pm
Passaic River Blues:

Billy Cobham, man!
Avatar 9:26pm
Flash Strap:

seriously
Avatar 9:29pm
hyde:

killer
Avatar 9:30pm
Flash Strap:

this is a wild ride, this Dance of Magic
Avatar 9:31pm
Flash Strap:

have been meaning to play it for ages, actually. this feels good to do
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Flash Strap:

the vocals amaze me
Avatar 9:33pm
Flash Strap:

I know Larry Young was playing with him at exactly this time, but he's not on this... Herbie Hancock is, though
Avatar 9:35pm
Flash Strap:

Eddie Henderson, wow
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:39pm
northguineahills:

Norman Connors, new to me!
  9:43pm
spookcity:

man what a jammer!
Avatar 9:43pm
Flash Strap:

he was still very young as of this date, and had played with Archie Shepp (his first recording session was w/ Shepp I think), Sun Ra, Pharoah Sanders, Jackie McLean, Marion Brown. quite a kid
Avatar 9:43pm
Flash Strap:

ah yeah now that's an Airto Moreira passage
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Flash Strap:

Cecil McBee doin that bass, damn
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Flash Strap:

oh AND Stanley Clarke
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Flash Strap:

hi Spook!
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 9:47pm
Passaic River Blues:

This is crazy good.
Avatar 🥁 Swag For Life Member 9:48pm
chresti:

Wow
  9:49pm
spookcity:

hiya pal! lovin the dulcet tones playin behindja!
  9:50pm
spookcity:

also gonna miss ya during yr hiatus, but so thrilled & happy for you two! hope y'all have a blast!!
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Little Danny:

Wow, congrats Evan! Have a great honeymoon!
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hyde:

thanks Flash!
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Little Danny:

And thanks for tonight's great show sir
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chresti:

Thanks
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Little Danny:

The fun runneth on: wfmu.org...
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Flash Strap:

Thanks all!

oh btw that Harpist was none other than Harpo Marx's classical harp instructor
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northguineahills:

Thanks Evan!
Avatar 9:56pm
Flash Strap:

Let's Mawwy
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coelacanth∅:

i decided to not check in so unfashionably late as 9.52 but did i just miss an important announcement?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:57pm
coelacanth∅:

(then it took 3 minutes more to get sound)
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Flash Strap:

Hi C., got mawwied, gone till June
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coelacanth∅:

holy matrimony bat man! congratulations sir!
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Flash Strap:

thanks pal
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coelacanth∅:

and - a 4 week 'moon? most excellent! though we'll miss you i'm glad you can do that.
take care.
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Flash Strap:

ah shit, I meant to mention: Kurth Gottschalk and Larry Grogan will be filling in so check em out
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Flash Strap:

just three weeks but in a way that somehow makes me miss 4 thursdays
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Flash Strap:

ok bye all and much love
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coelacanth∅:

ps bring back exotica!
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23 Wolves:

Great show, extremely enjoyable.
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quinn:

wow, congratulations! <3 <3 <3
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