Friday, September 26, 2008

Treat Her Like a Playlist



Coffeetime, September 26, 2008, Angelynn Grant

bed
Bucky Pizzarelli / Flashes - Solo 7-String Guitar, Volume 3 / Arbors Jazz / 2004

set 1
Philly Joe Jones / Showcase /Interpretation / Riverside / 11.18.59
Stanley Turrentine / In Memory Of / Jodi's Cha Cha / Blue Note / 6.3.64
Buck Clayton's Big Four / On the Sunny Side of the Street / HRS / 6.26.46
Ray Noble & his Orch / California, Here I Come / radio transcription / 1935-36
Vera Lynn / It's a Lovely Day Tomorrow / UK Decca / London 2.11.40 / with Ambrose & his Orch
Amos Milburn / Jitterbug Fashion Parade / Aladdin / LA 2.28.49
Anita O'Day / This is Anita / I Can't Get Started with You / Verve / LA 12.7.55 / with Buddy Bregman & his Orch

set 2
Bob Gordon / Moods in Jazz / Slow Mood / Tampa / Hollywood 1954
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers / Hello / EmArcy / 5.20.54
Mundell Lowe & his All Stars / Porgy & Bess / My Man's Gone Now / RCA Camden / 1958
Tommy Dorsey & his Orch / Weary Blues / Victor / 9.26.35
Ed Lang / Rainbow Dreams / Okeh / 3.29.28
Jane Froman / Boy! What Love Has Done to Me! / Columbia / Hollywood 1941
Thurston Harris / You Don't Know / Aladdin / 1959
Esther Phillips / Burnin' / I'm Gettin' 'Long Alright / Atlantic / live at Freddie Jett's Pied Piper, LA 1970

set 3
Sonny Stitt / Move On Over… / Shut the Back Door / Argo [Cadet] / 6.7.63
Stan Kenton / Cuban Fire! / La Guera Baila / Capitol / 5.56
Red Prysock & his Orch / Rock 'n' Roll / Jumbo / Mercury / 7.8.55
The Smoothies / Ciri-Bin-Bin / Bluebird / 10.12.39
Steve Gibson & the Red Caps / I Want a Roof Over My Head / 2.50
Fred Astaire / Change Partners / Clef / LA 12.52

set 4
Stan Levey / Stan Levey Plays the Compositions of Cooper, Holman, and Guiffre / Extraversion / Bethlehem / LA 12.6.54
Jimmy Rowles / Let's Get Acquainted with Jazz…For People Who Hate Jazz / Body and Soul / Tampa / Hollywood 6.20.58
Raie Da Costa / Dainty Miss / Parlophone / London 4.28
Rex Stewart & his Footwarmers / Finesse / Pathé-Marconi / Paris 4.5.39
Ruth Brown / My Heart is Breaking Over You / Atlantic / 1957
Anthony Newley / In My Solitude / I'll Teach You How to Cry / RCA Victor / 1964
The Pilgrim Travelers / My Prayer / Specialty / Hollywood 12.24.47

last soul song
The Temptations / Treat Her Like a Lady / live / 1984

Friday, September 19, 2008

I'd Like to Dunk You in My Playlist



Coffeetime, September 19, 2008, Angelynn Grant

bed
Bucky Pizzarelli / Flashes - Solo 7-String Guitar, Volume 3 / Arbors Jazz / 2004

set 1
Art Taylor / Taylor's Tenors / Little Chico / New Jazz / 6.3.59
Phil Woods / Pot Pie / Robin's Bobbin / New Jazz / 10.12.54
Benny Carter & his Orch / Poinciana / Capitol / San Francisco 10.25.43
Morris's Hot Babies [Fats Waller] / Fats Waller Stomp / Victor / 5.20.27
Little Jack Little / I'd Like to Dunk You in My Coffee [from Paramount short Calling All Stars] / Columbia / Hollywood 12.7.34
Johnny Otis Band / Wedding Boogie / Savoy / 8.12.50 / vocals = Little Esther, Mel Walker, & Lee Graves
Marge Dodson / New Voice in Town / Speak Low / Columbia / 1960

set 2
Art Pepper / Smack Up / Maybe Next Year / Contemporary / 10.24-25.60
Hank Jones / Porgy & Bess / Bess, Oh Where's My Bess? / Capitol / late 1958
Les Spann / soundtrack to Paris Blues / Guitar Amour / United Artists / 5.2-3.60
Bennie Green / Bennie Green with Strings / Serenade to Love / Prestige / Chicago 5.13.52
Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith / Stompin' at the Savoy / transcription / 1945
Douglas Williams & his Orch / Thrill Me / Victor / Memphis, Tennessee 10.2.29 / vocal = Melvin Parker
Betty Grable / Let's Knock Kneez / radio transcription of soundtrack clip from RKO film Gay Divorcée / Hollywood 1934 / with Edward Everett Horton & announcer Frank Nelson
Charles "Crown Prince" Waterford / Strange Woman Boogie / Capitol / Hollywood 11.29.47
Miriam Makeba / The Many Voices of Miriam Makeba / Umqokozo / Kapp / 1960

set 3
Jimmy Forrest / Sit Down and Relax with Jimmy Forrest / Rocks in My Bed / Prestige / 9.1.61
Eddie Harris / Bossa Nova / Tel Eco Teco No. 2 / Vee Jay / 1963
The Griffin Brothers / Hot Pepper / Dot / early 1950s
The Mills Brothers / Let Me Dream / UK Decca / London 7.23.37
Mildred Bailey / Me and the Blues / It's a Woman's Prerogative / Savoy / 3.5.46
Yves Montand / Yves & his Songs of Paris / Faubourg Saint-Martin / Columbia [Monitor] / France early 1960s / with orch conducted by Bob Castella

set 4
Quincy Jones / Go West, Man! / Bright Moon / ABC-Paramount / LA 2.57
Flip Phillips & his Orch / Swinging With Flip / Blues for the Midgets / Clef / LA 3.52
Teddy Wilson Quartet / September / Musicraft / 1946 / vocal = Sarah Vaughn
Cliff Edwards / Ukelele Ike Sings Again / Ja Da / Disneyland / LA 1946 / with the Wonderland Jazz Band
Etta James / Only Time Will Tell / Cadet / Chicago 8.4.65
The Bailey Gospel Singers / Jesus is the Searchlight / Okeh / 1.27.51

last soul song
Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose / Gonna Be Sweet for You / United Artists / LA 1972

Saturday, September 13, 2008

Fixed problem with August 29 show download!

Hey guys, Thanks to Bob for alerting me that the August 29 show wasn't downloading properly. I believe I fixed it now, though, so give it a twirl! Let me know if there're any further problems.

:-)

Friday, September 12, 2008

His Playlist Gets in the Way



Coffeetime, September 12, 2008, Angelynn Grant

bed
Bucky Pizzarelli / Flashes - Solo 7-String Guitar, Volume 3 / Arbors Jazz / 2004

set 1
Bennie Green / With Art Farmer / Gone with the Wind / Prestige / 4.13.56
Johnny Gilbert / That's All / Imperial / LA 1963
Artie Shaw & his Orch / Let's Walk / Musicraft / LA 11.16.45
Al Bowlly / When My Little Pomeranian Met Your Little Pekinese / HMV / London 5.10.33 / duet with Frances Day, with Ray Noble & his Orch
Louis Jordan & his Tympany Five / Let Your Hair Down / radio transcription / Hollywood autumn 1943
Dakota Staton / At Storyville / Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby / Capitol / live Storyville, Boston 4.29.61

set 2
Gigi Gryce / GG and the Jazz Lab Quintet / Geraldine / Riverside / 2.27.57
John Coltrane / Coltrane Jazz / I'll Wait and Pray [CD bonus alternate take] / Atlantic / 11.24.60
Bobby Smith & his Orch / Night Watch / Ruby / c. 1951
Benny Goodman Trio / Who? / Victor / Chicago 4.24.36
Andy Kirk & his 12 Clouds of Joy / Honey, Just for You / Brunswick / Chicago 10.9.30 / vocal = Billy Massey
Walter Huston / from movie"Knickerbocker Holiday" / September / United Artists / Hollywood 1944
Gene Phillips / See See Rider / Modern / Hollywood 1950 / with Jack McVea & his Orch
Bobby Darin / The Bobby Darin Story / Bill Bailey / Atco / LA 1960

set 3
Hank Mobley / A Slice of the Top / Cute 'n' Pretty / Blue Note / 3.18.66
Hal Singer / Easy Living / Savoy / 3.6.53
Howard McGhee & his Band / Intersection / Dial / LA Tuesday 9.4.45
Les Brown & his Orch / Sentimental Journey / radio transcription / 10.2.44 / vocal = Doris Day
The Charioteers / I've Got My Heart on My Sleeve / Josie / 1955
Nat "King" Cole / The Very Thought of You / Cherchez la Femme / Capitol / LA 5.2, 6, 8.58 / with Gordon Jenkins & his Orch

set 4
Shelly Manne & his Men / At the Black Hawk, vol 3 / Whisper Not / Contemporary / live at the Black Hawk, San Francisco 9.23.59
Lula Reed / Boy-Girl-Boy / I'm a Woman (But I Don't Talk Too Much) / King [Federal] / 1961
Gene Kelly / soundtrack to MGM film Brigadoon / Almost Like Being in Love / Hollywood 1954
Sammy Davis Jr / Keep Your Eye on the Sparrow (Baretta's Theme) / 20th Century Fox / Hollywood 1974
Hightower Brothers / To the End / Nashboro / Nashville 1961

last soul song
The Shirelles / His Lips Get in the Way / Scepter / 1964

Friday, September 05, 2008

Playlists (Are Impossible)

Coffeetime, September 5, 2008, Angelynn Grant

bed
Bucky Pizzarelli / Flashes - Solo 7-String Guitar, Volume 3 / Arbors Jazz / 2004

set 1
Stanley Turrentine / Comin' Your Way [unreleased] / Thomasville / Blue Note / 1.20.61
Ernie Henry / Lasts Chorus / All the Things You Are / Riverside / 9.15.57
Glen Gray & the Casa Loma Orch / Blue Rhapsody / transcription / mid-1940s / featuring Fats Daniels on clarinet
Ambrose & his Orch / Me / Small Queen's Hall, London 9.16.31 / vocal = Sam Browne
Jimmy Witherspoon / Lucille / Federal / LA 6.30.52
Clora Bryant / …Gal with a Horn / Gypsy in My Soul / Mode / Hollywood 6.57

set 2
Webster Young / For Lady / God Bless the Child / Prestige / 6.14.57
Coleman Hawkins / The Hawk in Hi Fi / Dinner for One Please, James / RCA Victor / 1.17.56 / with Billy Byers & his Orch
Dick McDonough / Honeysuckle Rose / late 1934 http://classicjazzguitar.com/artists/artists_page.jsp?artist=46
Anson Weeks & his Hotel Mark Hopkins Orch / Dancing on the Ceiling / radio transcription / San Francisco 1932
Mildred Bailey / Summertime / Majestic / 12.30.45
The Four Aces / Jumpin' Out / 4-Star / early 1949
Linda Hopkins / Tears of Joy / Chrystalette / LA 1954 / with Red Callender Orch
Phil Harris / That's What I Like About the South / Row, Row, Row / RCA Victor / 1958

set 3
Tina Brooks / True Blue / True Blue [CD bonus alternate take] / Blue Note / 6.25.60
The Modern Jazz Quartet with Laurindo Almeida / Brazil's Super Hits / One Note Samba [from Collaboration] / Atlantic / 1968
Don Byas & his Orch / The Mohawk Special / Vogue / Paris 1.6.47
Kay Starr / Sunday / Lamplighter / LA 1946 / with the Lamplighter All Stars
The Ravens / If You Didn't Mean It / National / 9.49
Joe Newman / Soft Swingin' Jazz / Makin' Whoopee / Coral / 1.13.58

set 4
Barney Kessel / The Poll Winners Ride Again! / Be Deedle Dee Do / Contemporary / LA 8.19, 21.58
Bill Holman / In a Jazz Orbit / Theme and Variations #2 / Andex / LA 2.11-13.58
King Cole Trio / To a Wild Rose / Capitol / LA 5.23.45
Frank Sinatra / Just One of Those Things / radio transcription - Songs by Sinatra / 11.28.43
Walter Jackson / Words (Are Impossible) / Chi-Sound / Chicago 1976
The Biblical Gospel Singers / Love Lifted Me / Silver Cross / Boston 1964

last soul song
Syreeta / Syreeta / What Love Has Joined Together / Mowest / LA 1972