Friday, January 25, 2013

Heigh Ho, Playlist


Coffeetime, January 25, 2013, Angelynn Grant

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

set 1
Sonny Clark / Cool Struttin’ / Sippin’ at Bells / Blue Note / 1.5.58 
Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis, Buddy Tate, Coleman Hawkins, Arnett Cobb / Very Saxy / Very Saxy / Prestige / 4.29.59 
Rudy Vallée & his Connecticut Yankees / Heigh Ho, Everybody / radio broadcast / 1929
Amos Milburn / Johnson Rag / Aladdin / LA 1949 
Teri Thornton / Devil May Care / What’s New? / Riverside / 1.10.61 

set 2
Bud Shank & Bob Cooper / Flute ’n Oboe / Blues for Delilah / Pacific Jazz / Hollywood 1957
Willie Bobo / The Spanish Side of Jazz [Bobo's Beat] / Naked City Theme / Roulette / 1962
John Dennis / New Piano Expressions / Odyssey / Debut / 3.10.55 
Osvaldo Pugliese y Su Orquestra Tipica / El Arranque / Odeon / Argentina 8.22.44 
Dick McIntire & his Harmony Hawaiians / When I Hear Hawaiian Music / radio broadcast / Hollywood c. 1940
Joe Turner / Last Goodbye Blues / Savoy / Chicago 12.9.47 
Peggy Lee / Big $pender / You’ve Got Possibilities / Capitol / Hollywood 2.1.66 

set 3
Eric Dolphy / Here and There / Don’t Blame Me (take 2) / Prestige / Berlingske Has, Copenhagen 9.6.61 
Five Jones Boys / Nagasaki / radio transcription / c. 1936
Dinning Sisters / The Way You Look Tonight / Capitol / Hollywood 1943
Al Hibbler / It’s the Talk of the Town / Decca / 11.13.57

set 4
Stan Levey / Stan Levey Quintet / One for Joan / Mode / Hollywood 6.57
Mel Lewis / Mel Lewis/6 / Zig-Zag /  Mode / Hollywood 1957 [partial: WMBR had tech difficulties]
Goree Carter / Serenade / Freedom / Houston c. 9.49
Johnny Otis Band / Uneasy Blues; Rockin' Blues / Savoy / 9.19.50 / vocal = Marilyn Scott [aka Mary DeLoatch]; Mel Walker
Vikki Carr (Florencia Bisenta De Casillas Martinez Cardona) / Intimate Excitement / Going Out of My Head / Liberty / 1967 
Highway QC’s / Jesus is Waiting / The Way Up the Hill / Vee-Jay / Chicago 1959 

last soulful song
Donny Hathaway / Atlantic Soul Explosion ’72 [Live] / Little Ghetto Boy / Atco / 1972

Friday, January 18, 2013

The Playlist in her Hair


Coffeetime, January 18, 2013, Angelynn Grant

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

set 1
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers / Exhibit A / Pacific Jazz [Blue Note] / 2.11.57 
Kenny Dorham / Afro-Cuban / Basheer's Dream / Blue Note / 3.29.55
Paul Cornelius & his Orchestra / I’ve Found a New Baby / Champion / 2.5.34
Justin Ring & his Orchestra / True Blue Lou / Okeh / 8.16.29 / vocal = Scrappy Lambert
Johnny Moore’s Three Blazers / The Jumping Jack / RCA Victor / LA 1950 / vocal = Billy Valentine  
Toni Harper / Lonely Lady / River Weep / RCA Victor / Hollywood 7.15, 16, 28.59

set 2
Red Garland / The Nearness of You / Where or When / Jazzland / 11.30.61 
Carmell Jones / Jay Hawk Talk / Willow Weep for Me / Prestige / 5.8.65 
Danny Polo & his Swing Stars / Mr Polo Takes a Solo / Decca / London 10.1.37
McKinney's Cotton Pickers / Zonky / Victor / 2.3.30 / vocal = Dave Wilborn 
Louis Armstrong & his Orchestra / Ain’t Misbehavin’ / AFRS Jubilee radio show No. 26 / Hollywood 3 & 4.43 / with master of ceremonies Ernie “Bubbles” Whitman
The Four Blazes / Boogie Woogie Billy / radio broadcast, AFRS #222 / Hollywood 6.45
Danny Kaye / At the Palace / Ballin’ the Jack / Decca / Hollywood 9.17.55 

set 3
Quincy Jones / The Great Wide World of Quincy Jones / I Never Has Seen Snow / EmArcy / 11.4.59 
Shelly Manne & his Men / Play Checkmate / En Passant / Contemporary / LA 10.17, 24.61 
Jimmy Forrest / There Will Be No Other You [There Will Never Be Another You] / United / 3.30.52 
Dick Powell / Medley: Cause My Baby Says It’s So; The Rose in her Hair; With Plenty of Money and You; Thanks a Million / radio broadcast / 1942
The Dixieaires / Until You Say You’re Mine / Continental / 1948 
Buddy Greco / My Buddy / The More I See You / Epic / live , Le Bistro, Chicago 1959

set 4
Shelly Manne & his Men / Swinging Sounds / The Dart Game / Contemporary / LA 1.19, 26.56 
Henri Renaud / The Birdlanders / Boo Wah / Swing / 2.28.54 
King Cole Trio / Don’t Blame Me / MacGregor transcription / LA 11.21.44
Cleo Brown / When / Decca / LA 11.20.35 
Tommy Ridgley / Let’s Try and Talk It Over / Ric / New Orleans 1960
Friendly Brothers / You Can't Win / Vee-Jay / Cleveland 1959

last soulful song
Irma Thomas / Two Winters Long / Minit / New Orleans 1962

Friday, January 11, 2013

Child's Playlist


Coffeetime, January 11, 2013, Angelynn Grant

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

set 1
Art Farmer / Farmer's Market / Farmer’s Market / New Jazz / 11.23.56 
Donald Byrd / [At the Half Note Café] / Child’s Play / Blue Note [unissued] / live at the Blue Note, 11.11.60 
Benny Carter & his Orchestra / Further Definitions / Crazy Rhythm / Impulse! / 11.13.61 
Frankie Trumbauer & his Orchestra / How Am I to Know? / Okeh / 9.18.29 / vocal = Smith Ballew, from movie “Dynamite”  
The Colemans / I Don’t Mind Being All Alone / Regal / 1950 
Beverly Kenney / Sings with Jimmy Jones and “The Basie-Ites” / I Never Has Seen Snow / Roost / 1956

set 2
Booker Ervin / The Book Cooks / Largo / Bethlehem / 6.60 [4.6.60] 
Lennie Tristano / Lennie Tristano / Ghost of a Chance / Atlantic / live, The Sing-Song Room, Confucius Restaurant 6.11.55 
Howard McGhee / South Pacific Jazz / Don’t Blame Me / Savoy / Guam 1.17.52 
The Four Clefs / When I’m Low I Get High / Bluebird [unissued] / Chicago 2.26.45
Gene Ammons / Sweet Jennie Lou / Prestige / 7.27.50 / vocal = Gene Ammons 
Charles Trenet / Morceaux Choisis Par L’auteur / Paie tes dettes [Pay Your Debts] / Capitol / Paris 1958

set 3
Curtis Fuller / The Curtis Fuller Jazztet with Benny Golson / Judy’s Dilemma / Savoy / 8.25.59 
Max Roach / Max Roach + 4 & More / Love Letters / EmArcy / Hollywood 3.18.57 
Teddy Wilson & his Orchestra / That’s Life I Guess / Brunswick /  1.12.37 / vocal = Billie Holiday
Delta Rhythm Boys / Gimme Some Skin / transcription / 1941
Herb Jeffries / Say It Isn't  So / Angel Eyes / Bethlehem / Hollywood 1956  

set 4
Al Caiola / Deep in a Dream / Love Letters / Savoy / 11.6.55 
Shorty Rogers & his  Giants / The Big Shorty Express / Pay the Piper / RCA Victor / LA 7.5.56 
Russ Columbo / You Call It Madness, But I Call It Love / Victor / 9.3.31 / with Nat Shilkret & his Orchestra
King Cole Trio / Don’t Blame Me / Capitol / LA 5.19.45
Jean Bonnard / Passing By / Atco / 1967
The Trumpeteers / Gideon and the Sword / Score / 5.9.50

last soulful song
Cilla Black / Is It Love? / Whatcha Gonna Do ‘Bout It? / Capitol / LA 1965

Friday, January 04, 2013

No Playlist in Venice



Coffeetime, January 4, 2013, Angelynn Grant

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

set 1
Cecil Payne / Patterns / Groovin’ High / Savoy / 5.22.56 
Jackie McLean / McLean’s Scene / Outburst / New Jazz / 2.15.57 
Duke Ellington & his Orchestra / The Jazz Scene / Frustration / Clef / Hollywood 1947 
Alex Hill & his Hollywood Sepians / Ain’t It Nice / Brunswick / 9.10.34 
Annette Hanshaw / Body and Soul / Harmony / 10.7.30 
The Robins / You're Fine but Not My Kind / Savoy / LA 2.13.50 / with Johnny Otis Quintet 
Patti Page / Music for Two in Love / Come Rain or Come Shine / Mercury / 1956

set 2
Modern Jazz Quartet / No Sun in Venice / One Never Knows / Atlantic / 4.4.57 
Gigi Gryce / Evening in Paris / Vogue / Paris 10.11.53 
Don Byas / Jazz… Free and Easy / Old Folks / Savoy / 5.17.46 
Bing Crosby / Tumbling Tumbleweeds / Decca / LA 2.9.40 / with John Scott Trotter’s Orchestra
Buddy Clark & Doris Day / My Darling, My Darling / Columbia / 9.22.48
Ella Mae Morse / Tennessee Saturday Night / Capitol / Hollywood 11.6.51
The Sandmen / Somebody to Love / Okeh / 12.14.54 

set 3
Duke Pearson / The Right Touch / Scrap Iron / Blue Note / 9.13.67 
Tadd Dameron / Wah “Hoo” aka Perdido / Columbia / live, Festival de Jazz, Salle Pleyel, Paris 5.49 
Pete Brown / Boot Zoot / Savoy / 8.1.44 
Jo Stafford & Dick Haymes / Darn It, Baby, That’s Love / radio transcription, AFRS Melody Hour #316 / Hollywood 4.6.50 / with Victor Young & his Orchestra 
Ravens / Be I Bumblebee or Not / National / 12.22.47 
Jerry Orbach / Off Broadway / In a Little While / MGM / 1962

set 4
Teddy Edwards / Back to Avalon [unissued] / The Cellar Dweller / Contemporary [unissued] / LA 12.60 
Pete & Conte Candoli / The Candoli Brothers / What Is This Thing Called Love / Dot / LA 12.58
Rosemary Clooney / You Started Something / Columbia  / 12.23.47 / with Tony Pastor & his Orchestra
Earl Gaines / Tell Me Tonight / Hollywood / Nashville 7.20.67
Bobby Darin / Venice Blue / The Good Life / Capitol / Hollywood 1965
Rising Star Gospel Singers / John the Revelator / Trilon / Berkeley 3.46 

last soulful song
C.O.D.’s / Michael / Kellmac Records / Chicago 1965