Saturday, January 31, 2009

Coffeetime podcast

If you missed yesterday's Coffeetime live over the FM radio (how old fashioned that seems lately), you can download it at Coffeetimearchive.org.

Friday, January 30, 2009

Mo Jo Playlist



Coffeetime, January 30, 2009, Angelynn Grant

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

set 1
Kenny Burrell / Earthy / Dayee / Prestige / 1.25.57
John Kirby & his Orch / Yours Forever / Lang-Worth transcription / 1940-41
Gene Phillips & his Rhythm Aces / You Gotta Toe the Line / Modern / LA late 1940s
Russ Columbo / Guilty / Victor / 9.3.31 / with Nat Shilkret & his Orch, Jack Shilkret on piano
Myoshi Umeki / Myoshi / My Ship / Mercury / 1959?

set 2
Chet Baker / Groovin' with the Chet Baker Quintet / Lonely Star /Prestige / 8.23, 25, 29.65
Sonny Clark / Dial "S" for Sonny / Love Walked In / Blue Note / 11.10.57
Glen Gray & the Casa Loma Orch / Blue Jazz / Brunswick / 1932
The Ramblers O.L.V. Theo Uden Masman / You're a Sweetheart / Decca / Casino Hamdorff, Laren, Netherlands 3.24.38 / vocal = Greta Kellar
Julia Lee & her Boyfriends / I Didn't Like It the First Time / Capitol / LA 11.13.47
Billy May & his Orch / soundtrack to MGM film Johnny Cool / The Ballad of Johnny Cool / UA / Hollywood 1963 / vocal = Sammy Davis Jr

set 3
Victor Feldman / It's a Wonderful World / The Most Beautiful Girl in the World / Vee Jay / 1965
Curtis Amy / Mustang / Old Devil Moon / Verve /LA 1.26.67
Joe Thomas & his Orch / Harlem Hop / King / 11.28.49
Dinah Washington / You Didn't Want Me Then / Mercury / Chicago 4.6.46 / with Gerald Wilson's Orch
Memphis Slim & The House Rockers / I Guess I'm a Fool / Premium / 1950 / with The Four Vagabonds
Johnny Hartman / The Voice That Is! / Waltz for Debbie / Impulse! / 9.22.64

set 4
Bill Evans / New Jazz Conceptions / Waltz for Debby / Riverside / 9.27.56
Kenny Clarke / Kenny Clarke Plays Christian Chevallier / Jean-Paul / French Columbia / Boulogne 11.12.57
André Previn / California Clipper / Sunset / Hollywood 10.13.45
Meade Lux Lewis / V-Disc Stomp / V-Disc [unissued] / Hollywood 11.19.43
Les Paul Trio / Coquette / V-Disc / mid-1940s
Sarah Vaughan / I Can't Get Started with You / MGM / LA 1950
Danny Kaye / For Children / The Woody Woodpecker / Decca / LA c. 1956 / with the Andrew Sisters
Esther Phillips / Mo Jo Hannah / Atlantic / 2.6, 7.64 / with Gary Sherman's Orch
Highway QC's / Teach Me / Vee-Jay / Chicago 1957

last soul song
The Intruders / Let's Go Downtown or Sad Girl / Gamble / Philadelphia 1969

Friday, January 23, 2009

Don't Let's Be Beastly to the Playlist



Coffeetime, January 23, 2009, Angelynn Grant

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

set 1
David Fathead Newman / Fathead / Bill for Bennie / Atlantic / 11.5.58
Clifford Jordan / Cliff Jordan [1565] / Beyond the Blue Horizon / Blue Note / 6.2.57
Benny Goodman & his Orch / Sweet Sue, Just You / Bluebird / 4.8.38
Noel Coward / Don't Let's Be Beastly to the Germans / HMV / 7.2.43 / piano = Robb Stewart
Les Paul Trio / What am I Gonna Do About You? / Decca / Hollywood 2.13.47 / vocal = Bing Crosby
Leo "Snub" Mosley & his Band / Couldn't You Could (Fall in Love with Me) / Decca / 10.27.49
Frances Faye / I'm Wild Again / These Foolish Things Remind Me of You / Bethlehem / LA 1955

set 2
Duke Jordan / Flight to Jordan / Yesterdays / Savoy / 11.20.55
Arnett Cobb / Smooth Sailing / Blues Around Dusk / Prestige /2.27.59
Sol Ho’opi’i & his Novelty Quartette / An Orange Grove in California / Brunswick / 10.4.33
Sophie Tucker / He Hadn't Until Yesterday / HMV / London 8.28.28 / with Ted Shapiro & his Orch
Jimmy Witherspoon / Move Me Baby / Federal / LA 10.5.53 / with The Lamplighters
Sergio Franchi / Sings in Italian Il Fantastico! / Perdoniamoci / 4 Corners [Durium] / Italy early 1960s

set 3
Tal Farlow / Tal / Yesterdays / Norgran [Verve] / 1956
Benny Golson / Free / Sock Cha Cha / Argo / 12.26.62
Ivy Anderson / I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good / Black & White / LA 10.46 / with Phil Moore's Orch
The Crickets / When I Met You / Jay-Dee / 4.24.53
Mel Tormé / The Tormé Touch / When April Comes Again / Bethlehem / Hollywood 1.56

set 4
Martial Solal & son Orch / soundtrack to Échappement libre [Backfire] / David et Olga / Paris 7.9.64
Bill Holman / The Fabulous Bill Holman / You and I / Coral / Hollywood 4.25.57
Rip Ramsey & his Texas Wanderers / Wanderers Swing / Eagle / Amarillo 1948
Peggy Lee / But Beautiful / Capitol radio transcriptions / LA 4.4, 8.49
Joe Liggins & the Honeydrippers / Make Love to Me / Specialty / Hollywood 3.12.54
Frankie Laine / Mr. Rhythm / Laughing at Life / Columbia / 1954 / with Paul Weston & his Orch
The Soul Stirrers / Well, Well, Well / Aladdin / 1947

last soul song
Jackie Moore / Sweet Charlie Babe / Both Ends Against the Middle / Atlantic / Philadelphia 1973

Friday, January 16, 2009

The Midnight Playlist Will Never Set

Coffeetime, January 16, 2009, Angelynn Grant

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

set 1
Hank Mobley / Soul Station / Split Feelin's / Blue Note / 2.7.60
Mal Waldron / Impressions / With a Song in My Heart / New Jazz / 3.20.59
The Hot Club Swing Stars / Every Tub / Disques Swing / Paris 12.14.38
The Ramblers o.l.v. Theo Uden Masman / Wie Is Loesje? / Decca? / Hilversum, Holland 5.9.39
The Basin Street Boys / Exactly Like You / Exclusive / LA 1947 / with Lucky Thompson Orch
The Ray-O-Vacs / Start Lovin' Me / Jubilee / 1952
Jeri Southern / The Southern Style / I Don't Know Where to Turn / Decca / 1955

set 2
Art Farmer / Portrait of Art Farmer / Too Late Now / Contemporary / 4.19.58
Johnny Hodges / Blues-a-Plenty / Gone with the Wind / Verve / 4.5.58
Benny Carter & his Orch / Further Definitions / The Midnight Sun Will Never Set / Impulse! / 11.13.61
Bobby Haggart & his Boys / Untitled / V-Disc / 4.7.47
Timmie Rogers / Daddy-O / AFRS Jubilee transcription / LA mid-1940s
Lydia Larson & the River Rovers / Bald Headed Daddy / Apollo / 9.25-26.51
Mighty Sparrow / Tatoo Woman / You Don't Love Me / National / 1965

set 3
Cecil Payne / Patterns of Jazz / Arnetta / Savoy / 5.19.56
Lionel Hampton / You Better Know It!!! / Trick or Treat / Impulse! / 10.26, 29.64
Tiny Grimes & his Rocking Highlanders / Boogie Woogie Barbecue / Atlantic / 12.29.47
Norfolk Jazz Quartette [aka Norfolk Jubilee Quartet] / Suntan Baby Brown / Decca / 7.19.37
Russ Morgan & his Orch / Am I Proud / Paramount short / Hollywood 1939 / vocal = Carolyn Clarke
Frankie Lymon / At the London Palladium / Fools Rush In / Roulette / London 1957

set 4
Lee Konitz / [Konitz Meets Mulligan] / I'll Remember April / Pacific Jazz / Hollywood 1.30.53
Kai Winding [Kai's Krazy Kats] / Always / Savoy / 12.14.45
Red Debroy's Swingers / Nickel in the Slot / Decca / Holland 5.36
Jack Teagarden / I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues / Brunswick 4.28.39
Irma Thomas / (You Ain't) Hittin' on Nothing / Minit / New Orleans 1963
Frank Sinatra / Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim / Change Partners / Reprise / LA 1967
The Crayton Singers / Lord Hear Me Cry / Silver Cross / Boston 1966

last soul song
Stevie Wonder / Signed, Sealed, & Delivered / Anything You Want Me to Do / Tamla / 1970

Friday, January 09, 2009

He's the Best Little Playlist to Me



Coffeetime, January 9, 2009, Angelynn Grant

bed
Tommy Flanagan / Flanagan's Shenanigans / But Beautiful / Storyville / Denmark 1995
Tommy Flanagan / Super Session / Too Late Now / Enja / 1988

set 1
Paul Gonsalves / Gettin' Together / Gettin' Together / Jazzland / 12.20.60
Harold Land / Eastward Ho! / Slowly / Jazzland / 7.5.60
Erskine Hawkins (The Twentieth Century Gabiel) & his Orch / Saboo / Bluebird /12.20.39
John Firman & his Band / That's My Desire / Victor / London 1932 / vocal = Maurice Elwin
Kay Starr / If I Could Be with You (One Hour Tonight) / ARA / 7.25.44 / with Wingy Manone & his Orch
Bev Kelly / Love Locked Out / Love Locked Out / Riverside / 10.27, 28, 30.59

set 2
Dexter Gordon / Landslide / Love Locked Out / Blue Note / 5.5.62
Conte Candoli & Lou Levy / West Coast Wailers / Flamingo / Atlantic / LA 8.17.55
Jimmy Dorsey & his Orch / Contrasts (theme) & Just You, Just Me / radio transcription / Café Rouge, Hotel Pennsylvania, NYC 2.8.43
Danny Polo & his Swing Stars / China Boy / Decca / Paris 1.30.39
Una Mae Carlisle / He's the Best Little Yankee to Me / Joe Davis [during record ban] / 5.23.44
Piney Brown / Battle with the Bottle / Jubilee [unissued] / 1953
Tommy Ridgely / My Ordinary Girl / Ric / New Orleans 9.20.61

set 3
Kenny Burrell / Guitar Forms / Breadwinner / Verve / 4.12.65
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis / Trane Whistle / The Stolen Moment / Prestige / 9.20.60
The Five Breezes / What's the Matter with Love? / Bluebird / Chicago 11.15.40
Doris Day / You're My Thrill / When Your Lover Has Gone / Columbia / 1949
Dick Haymes / Moondreams / Moonlight Becomes You / Capitol / 1957

set 4
Mundell Lowe / A Grand Night for Swinging / Love Me or Leave Me / Riverside / 4.10.57
Lucky Thompson / Lucky Thompson & Gerard Pochonet et son quartette / Our Love is Here to Stay / Dawn / Paris 3.12, 14.56
Andy Iona's Novelty Four / Paahana / Columbia / LA 1.14.29
Russ Morgan & his Orch / You Got Me / radio transcription / 1938 / vocal = Carolyn Clarke
Hoagy Carmichael / Eventide / private recordings / Hoagy's home, Long Island 1939-1951 (unknown date)
Ricky Nelson / Fools Rush In / Decca / LA 1963
The Bailey Gospel Singers / Journey to the Sky / Okeh / 1.27.51

last soul song
The Wallace Brothers / No More / Sims / 1965

Friday, January 02, 2009

Poor Girl's Playlist

Coffeetime, January 2, 2009, Angelynn Grant

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

set 1
Booker Little / The Defiant Ones / Milestones / UA / 10.58
Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane / Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane / I Never Knew / New Jazz / 3.7.58
Bill Coleman / Coquette / French Gramophone "for La Voix de Son Maître" [aka HMV] / Paris 1.31.36
Rudy Vallée / Goodnight My Love / HMV? / London 5.30.37 / with Carroll Gibbons & the Savoy Hotel Orpheans
Leseter Williams / I Know that Chick / Macy's Records / Houston 1949
Esther Phillips / And I Love Him / If You Really Love Me, Really Love Me / Atlantic / 1966

set 2
Hank Jones / Bluebird / Little Girl Blue / Savoy / 11.3.55
Benny Carter / Jazz Giant / I'm Coming Virginia / Contemporary / 7.22.58
Jack Teagarden / Shades of Night / Diane / Capitol / 1958
Meade Lux Lewis / Honky Tonk Train Blues / AFRS Jubilee #9 / radio transcription / LA 1.43
Fats Waller / Undecided / Bluebird / 3.9.39
Eartha Kitt / I Can't Give You Anything but Love / Disques Swing/Pathé Marconi / Paris 1.21.50 / with Doc Cheatham & his Trio
Steve Gibson & the Red Caps / Wait / RCA / 6.2.62

set 3
Oliver Nelson / The Blues & the Abstract Truth / Cascades / Impulse! / 2.23.61
Sal Salvador / Tribute to the Greats / Taps Miller / Bethlehem / 6.3-5.57
Milt Jackson Sextet / Bass C Jam / Savoy / Chicago 2.48
Benny Goodman & his Orch / Goodnight My Love / Victor / 11.5.36 / vocal = Ella Fitzgerald
The Striders / Baby Don't You Cry / Apollo [unreleased] / 11.14.49
Dean Martin / Dream with Dean / Fools Rush In / Hollywood 1964 / Reprise

set 4
Stan Getz / Chamber Music by the Stan Getz Quintet / Fools Rush In / Roost / 12.5.52 [12.19?]
Wes Montgomery / Movin' Along / So Do It! / Riverside / LA 10.12.60
Andy Kirk & his 12 Clouds of Joy / Fifty-Second Street / Decca / 12.9.36 / vocal = Harry Mills
Richard Berry / One Little Prayer / Flair / LA 9.53
Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66 / Greatest Hits [orig Crystal Illusions] / Pretty World / A&M / LA 1970
Sensational Saints of Ohio / Ain't that a Shame / late 60s

last soul song
The Masqueraders / Poor Boy's Dream / [unissued on Masked comp, thanks, Matt!] / late 60s