Friday, July 23, 2021

Playlist on Toast: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 67

This week, it’s Astrud giving us bossa nova from a hotel room.

Coffeetime, July 23, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Horace Silver / Live at Newport ’58 / The Outlaw / Blue Note / Newport 7.6.58 
Horace Henderson & his Orchestra / Kitty on Toast / Vocalion / Chicago 2.27.40 / featuring Ray Nance on violin 
Eddy Duchin & his Central Park Casino Orchestra / Now You’ve Got me Worryin’ for You / Columbia / 7.1.32 / vocal = Frances Langford 
Toni Harper / Miss Inbetween Blues / Columbia / 1949 / Toni was 12 years old
Buddy Johnson & his Orchestra / I Don’t Care Who Knows / Decca / 12.9.47 / vocal = Ella Johnson 
Nina Simone / Little Girl Blue / He Needs Me / Bethlehem / 12.57 

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

set 2
Kenny Burrell / Soul Call / A Sleepin’ Bee / Prestige / 4.7.64 
Warne Marsh / Music for Prancing / Everything Happens to Me / Mode / Hollywood 9.57 
George E. Lee’s Novelty Singing Orchestra / Ruff Scuffin’ / Brunswick / Kansas City 11.6.29 
Larry Clinton & Orchestra / Old Folks / Victor / 9.1.38 / vocal = Bea Wain 
The Four Knights / Take Me Right Back to the Track / Lang-Worth Transcription / LA 1945 
Joe Liggins & his Honeydrippers / Bob Is My Guy / Specialty / Hollywood 8.50 / vocal = Candy Rivers
Esther Phillips / Confessin’ the Blues / Romance in the Dark / Atlantic / LA 10.14.66 / big band including Al Porcino t, Sonny Criss & Ray Triscari as, Teddy Edwards ts, Herb Ellis g

set 3
Kenny Burrell / Soul Call / Mark One / Prestige / 4.7.64 
John Coltrane / Blue Train / Moment’s Notice / Blue Note / 9.15.57 
Tommy Dorsey & his Orchestra / You Might Have Belonged to Another / Victor / 1.6.41 / vocal = Frank Sinatra, Connie Haines, & the Pied Pipers 
Basin Street Boys / Summertime Gal / Exclusive / LA 1947 / with Lucky Thompson Orchestra
Sam Cooke / Summertime / Keen / 1957

set 4
William Donati / Presents Something Different / I Get a Kick Out of You / Tampa / c. 1955 / William Donati p, Fred Katz cello, Carson Smith b
Herbie Harper / Herbie Harper Sextet / That’s for Sure / Mode / 6.57 
King Cole Trio / It Only Happens Once / Capitol [unissued] / LA 4.13.45
Big Maybelle / Big Maybelle Sings / I Could Make You Care / Savoy / 1956
Astrud Gilberto / The Astrud Gilberto Album / All That’s Left Is to Say Goodbye / Verve / Hollywood 1.27, 28.65 
Mahalia Jackson / Come On Children, Let’s Sing / You Must Be Born Again / Columbia / 1960 / with the Falls-Webb Ensemble

last soul song
Grover Washington, Jr. / Winelight / Just the Two of Us / Elektra / 1980 / vocal = Bill Withers 



Friday, July 16, 2021

The Playlist of Make Believe: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 66

Sammy points out how groovy it is to sing bossa nova in a hotel room.


Coffeetime, July 16, 2021, Angelynn Grant: Re-airing of July 9, 2010 (with new intro + bonus at the end)

set 1
Sonny Clark / Lover / Blue Note [unissued] / 1.5.58
Cannonball Adderley / Takes Charge / I’ve Told Ev’ry Little Star / Riverside / 4.23.57
Brick Fleagle’s Orchestra / A Slight Case of the Shakes / HRS / 7.19 or 25.45
Morris's Hot Babies [Fats Waller] / Won’t You Take Me Home / Victor / 5.20.27
McKinney’s Cotton Pickers / Do You Believe in Love at Sight? / Victor / 9.8.31 / vocal = Quentin Jackson
Dave “Dizzy” Dixon / Soup Line [alt take] / Vee-Jay [unissued] / Chicago 11.55
Ella Fitzgerald / Sings the Rodgers and Hart Songbook / Manhattan / Verve / LA 8.29.56

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

set 2
Cal Tjader / Latin Kick / Moonlight in Vermont / Fantasy / LA 11.56
Jimmy Forrest / Out of the Forrest / I’ve Got a Right to Cry / Prestige / 4.18.61
Joe Newman / Joe Newman with Woodwinds / Nancy / Roulette / 1958
Artie Shaw & his Orchestra / Begin the Beguine / Musicraft / LA 6.13.46
Alex Combelle et son Orchestre / Fast, Slow, Medium Tempo / Swing / Paris 2.20.40
Ethel Merman / You’re a Builder Upper / Brunswick / 10.8.34 / with Johnny Green & his Orchestra
Louis Jordan & his Tympany Five / Trust in Me / Decca / 6.5.51
Allen Orange / Miss Nosey / Minit / New Orleans 9.22.61

set 3
Ronnie Mathews / Doin’ the Thang! / The Thang / Prestige / 12.17.63
Max Roach Quintet / Baby “Sis” aka Maxology / Vogue / Paris 5.15.49
The Three Keys / (I Would Do) Anything for You / Brunswick / 10.12.32
Savannah Churchill & the Striders / Once There Lived a Fool / Regal / 12.24.50
Sammy Davis Jr. / Sammy Davis Jr. Sings, Laurindo Almeida Plays / Speak Low / Reprise / Las Vegas 6.1.66

set 4
Curtis Counce / Vol. 1, Landslide / Sonar / Contemporary / LA 10.15.56
Howard Roberts / Whatever's Fair! / On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever) / Capitol / LA 1966
Bonnie Lake & the King Cole Trio / The Land of Make Believe / Davis & Schwegler/Keystone transcription / Hollywood 1.14.39
Otis Rush / Keep On Loving Me Baby / Cobra / 1958
Buddy Greco / Buddy & Soul / I’m in Love / Columbia / 1962
Soul Stirrers / Touch the Hem of His Garment / Specialty / Hollywood 2.2.56

last soul song
Deon Jackson / Love Makes the World Go Round / Love Is What You Make It; Love Makes the World Go Round / Atco / 1966

Friday, July 09, 2021

Let Your Playlist Swing: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 65

The very thought of Al.

Coffeetime, July 9, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Shelly Manne & his Men / At the Black Hawk, volume 1 / Our Delight / Contemporary / San Francisco 9.22.59 
Benny Goodman Sextet / Boy Meets Goy (Grand Slam) / Columbia / LA 4.16.40 
Lew Stone & his Band / Experiment / Decca / London 11.3.33 / vocal = Al Bowlly
Slim Gaillard & his Orchestra / Here He Is / Federation Blues / Norgran / 5.25.51 / Buddy Tate ts, Maceo Williams p, Slim Gaillard g, Clyde Lombardi b, Charlie Smith dr, Pepe Benque bgo / name checks James Petrillo 
Anita O’Day / Cool Heat / It Had to be You / Verve / Hollywood 4.59 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cool_Heat

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

set 2
Lou Donaldson / The Natural Soul / That’s All / Blue Note / 5.9.62 
Ben Webster Meets Oscar Peterson / When Your Lover Has Gone / Verve / Hollywood 11.6.59 
Frank Rosolino / Frank Rosolino Quintet / How Long Has This Been Going On / Mode / LA 6.57
Miff Mole & his Little Molers / Lucky Little Devil / Okeh / 2.6.30 / instrumental version 
Bing Crosby / Out of Nowhere / Brunswick / Hollywood 3.30.31 
The Griffin Brothers featuring Margie Day / The Clock Song (Let Your Pendulum Swing) / Dot / 1952 
Kay Starr / I Waited a Little Too Long / Capitol / Hollywood 1.15.52

set 3 Benny Carter & his Orchestra / Further Definitions / The Midnight Sun Will Never Set / Impulse! / 11.13.61 
Kenny Dorham / Showboat / Nobody Else But Me / Time / 12.9.60 
Wardell Gray / Southside / Prestige / 11.11.49 
The Ink Spots / I Could Make You Care / Decca / 8.20.40 / originally sung by Rosemary Lane in the Warner Brothers movie Ladies Must Live
Benny Goodman & his Orchestra / Elmer’s Tune / Columbia / Hollywood 8.15.41 / vocal = Peggy Lee 
João Gilberto / Getz/Gilberto #2 / Meditation / Verve / live Carnegie Hall 10.9.64 

set 4
Shorty Rogers / Portrait of Shorty / Bluezies / RCA Victor / LA 8.11.57 
Gerry Mulligan & his Ten-Tette / Westwood Walk / Capitol / Hollywood 1.29.53  
King Cole Trio / If Yesterday Could Only Be Tomorrow / MacGregor transcription / 5.24.44
Peggy Lee / Lonesome Road / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 5.7.46 / with Buddy Cole’s Four of a Kind 
Guitar Slim & his Band [Eddie Jones] / The Things That I Used To Do / Specialty / New Orleans 10.16.53
Frankie Laine / Call of the Wild / Beyond the Blue Horizon / Columbia / 1962
Five Blind Boys aka Jackson Harmoneers [of Mississippi] / He’s My Rock / Peacock / Houston 1950

last soulful song
Brenton Wood / Baby You Got It / Double Shot / Hollywood 1967



Friday, July 02, 2021

Most of All I Want Your Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 64

There’s no mystery: the 5 Red Caps are tops.

Coffeetime, July 2, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Bill Evans / Interplay / I’ll Never Smile Again / Riverside / 7.16,17.62 
J.J. Johnson / The Eminent J.J. Johnson, Volume 2 / “Daylie” Double / Blue Note / 6.6.55 / named for Chicago disc jockey Daddio Daylie  
Elmo Hope / Vaun-Ex / Blue Note / LA 10.31.57 
Isham Jones & his Orchestra / Jimtown Blues / Decca / 8.31.34 
Glen Gray & the Casa Loma Orchestra / Under a Blanket of Blue / Brunswick / 5.26.33 / vocal = Kenny Sargent; Joe Hall on celeste 
Buddy Johnson & his Band / Baby, Don’t You Cry / Decca / 11.6.41 / vocal = Warren Evans 
Clora Bryant / …Gal with a Horn / Little Girl Blue / Mode / Hollywood 6.57

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

set 2
Vince Guaraldi / Oh Good Grief! / Rain, Rain Go Away / Warner Brothers / San Francisco 3.22.68 
Milt Jackson / Love Me Pretty Baby / Hi-Lo / 1952 
Tab Smith, His Fabulous Alto and Orchestra / [Under a] Blanket of Blue / United / Chicago 10.24.51 
Sol Ho’opi’i & his Novelty Trio / Most of All I Want Your Love / Columbia / 1927
Bill Haid’s Thieves of Sleep / I’m Walking Between the Raindrops / Broadway / Chicago 7.28 / vocal = George Moore 
Jack McVea’s All-Stars / Baby Make Up Your Mind / Black & White / LA c. 1.46 / vocal = Estelle Edson 
The Barry Sisters & Jan Bart / Samson and Delilah / radio broadcast, Yiddish Melodies in Swing, WHN / 1945 / with Sam Medoff & the Yiddish Swingtet
Ray Charles / Baby, Don’t You Cry / ABC-Paramount / 1964

set 3
Donald Byrd / Up with Donald Byrd / Bossa / Verve / 12.16.64 
Grant Green / His Majesty King Funk / That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) / Verve / 5.26.65 / Harold Vick on flute 
5 Red Caps / I’m the One / Beacon / Hollywood 7.43 
Artie Shaw & his Orchestra / I’m in Love with the Honorable Mr. So and So / Bluebird / 3.12.39 / vocal = Helen Forrest
Nelson Gonçalves / Nelson Gonçalves Em Hi-Fi / Dupla Traição / RCA Victor / Buenos Aires 1959

set 4
Dave McKenna & Hall Overton / Dual Piano Jazz / Keepin’ Out of Mischief Now / Bethlehem / 1960
Lester Young / Lester Young with The Oscar Peterson Trio / Ad Lib Blues / Norgran / 11.28.52 
King Cole Trio / Baby, Baby All the Time [alt take] / Capitol [unissued] / Hollywood 4.17.46
Dinah Washington / My Man’s an Undertaker / Mercury / late summer 1953
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong / Ella and Louis / Under a Blanket of Blue / Verve / Hollywood 8.16.56 
Bill Landford & the Landfordaires / Trouble of This World / Columbia [unissued] / 1949

last soulful song
Bertha Tillman / Oh My Angel / Brent / LA 1962

Friday, June 25, 2021

If I Had a Talking Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 63

Janet’s surprised to hear Charles’s talking picture.

Coffeetime, June 25, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Cannonball Adderley / At the Lighthouse / Our Delight / Riverside [unissued] / Lighthouse Cafe, Hermosa Beach 10.16.60 
Tadd Dameron / Mating Call / Mating Call / Prestige / 11.30.56 
Mills Blue Rhythm Band / Mr. Ghost Goes to Town / Columbia / 11.20.36 / with Henry “Red” Allen on trumpet http://www.jazzarcheology.com/artists/henry_red_allen.pdf
Johnny Hamp's Kentucky Serenaders / If I Had a Talking Picture of You / Victor / 9.13.29 / vocal = Don Howard / song from the pre-code Fox Movietone movie Sunny Side Up  
Buddy Johnson & his Band / When My Man Comes Home / Decca / 7.30.42 / vocal = Ella Johnson
Amos Milburn / Train-Time-Blues / Aladdin / LA 10.27.47
Mary Ann McCall / Easy Living / In My Solitude / Regent / 8.56 / with Ernie Wilkins Orchestra 

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

set 2
Freddie Roach / Good Move / Pastel / Blue Note / 12.9.63 
Richie Powell / Brown and Roach Incorporated / I’ll String You Along / EmArcy / Hollywood 8.5.54  Art Tatum / You Go to My Head / Clef / LA 4.22.54
Jack Payne & his BBC Dance Orchestra / My Brother Makes the Noises for the Talkies / Columbia / London 6.27.31 / vocal = Billy Scott-Coomber with Jack Payne, Jack Jackson, & ensemble
Julia Lee / Show Me Missouri Blues / Mercury / Kansas City 8.16.46 / with Tommy Douglas Orchestra 
Johnny Mercer & Martha Tilton / If I Had a Talking Picture of You / Capitol / Hollywood 2.5.47 / with Paul Weston & his Orchestra
Edna McGriff & the Bells / Dance With Me Henry / Bell / 1955 / with Sy Oliver & his Orchestra 

set 3
Grant Green / Talkin’ About / People / Blue Note / 9.11.64 
Sonny Stitt / The Hard Swing / I’ll Remember April / Verve / 2.9.59 
The Be-Bop Boys / Boppin’ a Riff / Savoy / 9.6.46 / Kenny Dorham, Fats Navarro, tp; Sonny Stitt, as; Morris Lane, ts; Eddie De Verteuil, bs; Bud Powell, p; Al Hall, b; Kenny Clarke, d 
King’s Jesters / After You’ve Gone / Bluebird / Chicago 7.29.33 / John Ravenscroft v, sax, cl, vn; Francis “Fritz” Bastow v, bj, g, George Howard v, dms, vib, Ray McDermott p
Evelyn Knight / My Fickle Eye / Decca / 5.17.46 / with The Tune Twisters & Bob Haggart & his Orchestra
Johnny Hartman / I Just Dropped By to Say Hello / I Just Dropped By to Say Hello / Impulse! / 10.17.63 

set 4
Richie Kamuca / Richie Kamuca Quartet / Just Friends / Mode / Hollywood 6.57 
Marty Paich / Marty Paich Trio / A Dandy Line / Mode / Hollywood 6.57 
Chet Baker / The Chet Baker Quintet with Russ Freeman / Long Ago (And Far Away) / Pacific Jazz / LA 7.29-30.53
King Cole Trio / It Only Happens Once / MacGregor transcription / Hollywood 11.21.44
Frank Sinatra / Swing Along With Me / Don’t Be That Way / Capitol / Hollywood 5.61 / with Billy May & his Orchestra
Coleman Brothers / Low Down the Chariot / Decca / 3.21.44 

last soulful song
Jack & The Mods / One Is Enough for One / Hamtown / Smithfield, VA 1972 

Friday, June 18, 2021

Don't You Feel My Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 62

Valerie: radiant – definitely not silly.

Coffeetime, June 18, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
The Montgomery Brothers / The Montgomery Brothers & 5 Others / Sound Carrier / World Pacific / Indianapolis 12.30.57 / Freddie Hubbard’s recording debut 
Charlie Persip / Charles Persip and The Jazz Statesmen / The Song is You / Bethlehem / 4.2.60 
Jimmy Dorsey & his Orchestra / In a Sentimental Mood / Decca / 7.27.36
Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Orchestra / Too Busy! / Victor / Chicago 6.27.28 
Louis Jordan & his Tympany Five / Don’t Burn the Candle at Both Ends / Decca / LA 12.8.47
Nancy Wilson / Something Wonderful / I’m Gonna Laugh You Right Out of My Life / Capitol / Hollywood 5.60 / Milt Raskin celeste, Justin Gordon fl 

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

set 2
Milt Jackson / Bags Meets Wes! / Stairway to the Stars / Riverside / 12.18, 19.61 
Frank Wess / The Frank Wess Quartet / But Beautiful / Prestige Moodsville 8 / 5.9.60 
Jack Teagarden / Diane / Commodore / 4.30.38
Fats Waller / I Ain’t Got Nobody (And Nobody Cares for Me) / Bluebird / 6.11.37 / solo piano 
Tram, Bix and, Eddie [Lang] / For No Reason at All in C / Okeh / 5.13.27 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/For_No_Reason_at_All_in_C
Danny Barker Sextette / Don’t You Feel My Leg / Apollo / fall 1946 / vocal = Blu Lu Barker 
The Four Polks / Miss You / Soundie / Hollywood 1947
Nina Simone / Forbidden Fruit / I Love to Love / Colpix / 1960 

set 3
Harold Vick / Steppin’ Out / Vicksville / Blue Note / 5.27.63 
Cannonball Adderly / Somethin’ Else / One for Daddy-O / Blue Note / 3.9.58 / Miles Davis addressing Alfred Lion at the end 
Joe Thomas / Sittin’ Around / King / Cincinnati 6.28.50
The Three Peppers / Swing Out Uncle Wilson / Variety / Philadelphia 5.27.37 
Tommy Dorsey & his Orchestra / Darn That Dream / Victor / Chicago 11.24.39 / vocal = Anita Boyer 
Allen Keller / A New Look at the World / Beverly / Charlie Parker Records / early 1960s

set 4
Stan Getz & Cal Tjader / Stan Getz & Cal Tjader Sextet / Big Bear / Fantasy / San Fransico 2.8.58 
Harry “Sweets” Edison / Sweets / Studio Call / Clef / LA 9.4.56 / Herman Leonard, cover 
King Cole Trio / How Does It Feel? / Capitol / Hollywood 4.11.46 / Nat King Cole p, Oscar Moore, g, Johnny Miller b
Big Maybelle / The Other Night / Okeh / 3.21.55
Tom Jones / It’s Not Unusual / live, The Ed Sullivan Show, CBS TV / 6.13.65
Wingmen Quartet / Low Down The Chariot / Down Beat / LA 1948 

last soulful song
Valerie Simpson / Silly Wasn’t I / Tamla / 1972





Friday, June 11, 2021

Is You Is, Or Is You Ain’t My Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 61

Oscar Moore plays his guitar in a soundie from 1944 of the King Cole Trio with Ida James
Oscar woos Ida with his guitar!

Coffeetime, June 11, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Grant Green / Idle Moments / Jean de Fleur / Blue Note / 11.4.63 
Ron Jefferson / Love Lifted Me / Ow! / Pacific Jazz / LA 4.3.62 
Ray Starita & his Ambassadors Band / My Dream Memory / Columbia / London 9.14.29 / vocal = Eddie Grossbart
Julia Lee & her Boyfriends / Julia’s Blues / Capitol / Hollywood 9.46
Billie Holiday / Songs for Distingué Lovers / I Didn’t Know What Time It Was / Verve / LA 1.4.57

bed
Bucky Pizzarelli / Flashes - Solo 7-String Guitar, Volume 3 / Arbors Jazz / 2004
set 2
Paul Desmond / Easy Living / When Joanna Loved Me / RCA Victor / 7.14.64 
John Jenkins, Clifford Jordan, Bobby Timmons / Jenkins, Jordan, and Timmons / Tenderly / New Jazz / 7.26.57 
Billy Taylor / A Touch of Taylor / À Bientôt / Prestige / 4.10.55 
Don Redman & his Orchestra / Pagan Paradise / Brunswick / 9.16.32 / vocal = Harlan Lattimore
King Cole Trio & Ida James / Is You Is, Or Is You Ain’t My Baby / Soundie / Hollywood 1944
Jimmy Nolen / The Way You Do / Federal / LA 1956

set 3
McCoy Tyner / Today and Tomorrow / When Sunny Gets Blue / Impulse! / 6.4.63 
Gene Ammons / Boss Tenor / Canadian Sunset / Prestige / 6.16.60 
Ike Quebec / But Not for Me / Blue Note / 2.13.62
Fats Navarro / Nostalgia / Be Bop Romp / Savoy / 12.5.47
Ella Mae Morse / The Patty Cake Man / Capitol / 6.21.44 / with Paul Weston Orchestra
The Cabineers / Tell Me Now / Abbey / 1949 / with Bill McRae Trio 
Joe Derise / Joe Derise Sings / How Long Has This Been Going On / Bethlehem / 1955 

set 4
Wes Montgomery / Boss Guitar / Canadian Sunset / Riverside / 4.22.63 
Mel Lewis / Got’Cha / A Winter’s Tale / Jazz Records / San Francisco 11.19-20.56
June Christy & the Kentones / Mean to Me / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 12.27.45 
Barbara Lewis / It’s Magic / Since I Fell for You / Atlantic / 1966
The Soul Stirrers / Jesus Done Just What He Said / Specialty / Hollywood 3.1.51

last soulful song
The Ringleaders / Baby, What Has Happened to Our Love? / M-Pac! / Chicago 1966

Friday, June 04, 2021

Playlist It (Over and Over Again): Coffeetime Homebrew ep 60

Beauty admires beauty.

Coffeetime, June 4, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Donald Byrd / Free Form / French Spice / Blue Note / 12.11.61 
Booker Ervin / The Book Cooks / The Book Cooks / Bethlehem / 4.6.60 
Harry James & his Orchestra / Sleepy Lagoon / Columbia / 2.24.42
Irving Aaronson & his Commanders / All By Yourself in the Moonlight / Victor / 1.16.29 / vocal = Phil Saxe 
T-Bone Walker / That’s Better for Me / Black & White / LA 11.6.47
Lucy Ann Polk / Lucky Lucy Ann / Memphis in June / Mode / Hollywood 7.12.57

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

set 2
John Coltrane / Ballads / Say It (Over and Over Again) / Impulse! / 11.13.62 
Kenny Drew / The Ideation of Kenny Drew / Chartreuse / Norgran / 1954
Herbie Fields / Rainbow Mood / Victor / 1947
Oscar Aleman / Whispering / HMV / Copenhagen 12.38 [solo] 
Tallulah Bankhead / What Do I Care? / HMV / London 11.14.30 / with Ray Noble & his Orchestra 
Spike Hughes & his Orchestra / How Come You Do Me Like You Do? / Decca / 5.19.33 / vocal = Henry “Red” Allen, Jr. 
Nellie Lutcher & her Rhythm / Chi-Chi-Chi-Chicago / Capitol / Hollywood 8.17.47
Danny Kaye / The Court Jester (soundtrack) / Life Could Not Be Better / Decca / Hollywood 1956

set 3
Brother Jack McDuff / Do It Now! / Pleasant Moments / Atlantic / 12.20.66 
Junior Mance / The Soulful Piano of Junior Mance / Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup / Jazzland / 10.25.60 / composer = Anna Sosenko 
Coleman Hawkins’ 52nd Street All Stars / New 52nd Street Jazz / Spotlite / RCA Victor / 2.27.46 / with Mary Osborne on guitar 
Boswell Sisters / Coffee in the Morning and Kisses in the Night / Brunswick / 11.14.33 / with the Dorsey Brothers Orchestra https://guymcafee.com/
Gray Gordon & his Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra / Especially for You / radio transcription / 1939 / vocal = Cliff Grass
Hoagy Carmichael / Hoagy Sings Carmichael / Memphis in June / Pacific Jazz / LA 9.10.56 

set 4
Clifford Brown / Clifford Brown & Art Farmer with The Swedish All Stars / Falling in Love with Love / Metronome / Stockholm 9.15.53 
Johnny Hodges / Not So Dukish / The Last Time I Saw Paris / Verve / 9.10.58 
Golden Gate Quartet / Stormy Weather / Bluebird / Andrew Jackson Hotel, Rock Hill, SC 10.6.39
Peggy Lee / The Glory of Love / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 5.14.46 / with Buddy Cole’s Four of a Kind 
Jackie DeShannon / This Is Jackie DeShannon / Don’t Let the Sun Catch You Crying / Imperial / LA 1965
Golden Gate Quartet / Our Father / Bluebird [unissued] / Andrew Jackson Hotel, Rock Hill, SC 10.6.39

last soulful song
Gambrell’s / Find a Love / Pioneer / 1966



Friday, May 28, 2021

Something About That Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 59

Bartender, serve us up some delightful Ethel Ennis!

Coffeetime, May 28, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Pepper Adams, Donald Byrd / Out of this World / Curro’s [aka French Spice] / Warwick / 3.2.61 
Kenny Dorham / Afro-Cuban / Venita’s Dance / Blue Note / 1.30.55 
Gene Krupa & his Orchestra / Who? / Okeh / 7.12.40
Sam Lanin’s Famous Players and Singers aka The New York Syncopators / The One That I Love Loves Me / Okeh / 3.22.29 / vocal = Smith Ballew
Todd Rhodes Orchestra / Oh Baby / Vitacoustic / Chicago 10.15.47 / vocal = Louie Saunders 
Ethel Ennis / Eyes for you / Here’s That Rainy Day / RCA Victor / 1964 / with Jimmy Jones on piano

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

set 2
Donald Byrd / Free Form / Night Flower / Blue Note / 12.11.61 
Mose Allison / Back Country Suite / Spring Song / Prestige / 3.7.57 
Barney Kessel / Kessel Plays Standards / I Didn’t Know What Time It Was / Contemporary / LA 9.12.55 
Lonnie Johnson / Untitled / Okeh [unissued] / 11.9.27
Ethel Waters / Come Up and See Me Sometime / Brunswick / 3.16.34
Martha Carter / I’m Through With Crying / Ron / New Orleans 9.8.60
Bobby Darin / This Is Darin / The Gal That Got Away / Atco / 5.12.59

set 3
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers / Africaine / Africaine / Blue Note / 11.10.59 
Frank Foster / No ’Count / Stop Gap / Savoy / 3.5.56 
Benny Goodman & his Orchestra / What’s New / Columbia / LA 8.16.39 / vocal = Louise Tobin
The Counts / Darling Dear / Dot / 1954
Yves Montand / Rengaine Ta Rengaine / Trois Petites Notes de Musique / Philips / Paris 1962 / avec Bob Castella et Son Orchestre

set 4
Chico Hamilton / The Original Ellington Suite / Just A-Sittin’ and A-Rockin’ / World Pacific / LA 8.22.58 
Art Pepper / …The Way It Was! / The Way You Look Tonight / Contemporary / LA 2.29.60 / the session that became Gettin’ Together! 
June Christy & the Kentones / Lover Man / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 7.31.46 
Jerry Orbach / Off Broadway / What Can It Be? / MGM / 1962
The Southern Sons / I Heard the Preaching of the Elders / Bluebird / 8.28.42

last soulful song
Lakeside / Something About That Woman / Solar / LA 1981



Friday, May 21, 2021

You’ve Got the Makings of a Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 58

Kaye Ballard, Alice Ghostley, Julie Andrews, and Ilka Chase sing in 1957's Cinderella
The talented ladies of Cinderella 1957.

Coffeetime, May 21, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers / Africaine / Celine / Blue Note / 11.10.59 
Curtis Counce / The Curtis Counce Group / A Fifth for Frank / Contemporary / LA 10.8.56 
Chocolate Dandies / Dee Blues / Okeh / 12.30.30 
McKinney’s Cotton Pickers / If I Could Be with You One Hour Tonight / Victor / 1.31.30 / vocal = George “Fathead” Thomas
Amos Milburn / My Luck Is Bound to Change / Aladdin / LA 2.28.49
Carmen McRae / Mad About the Man / Mad About the Boy / Decca / 6.18–20.57 / Danny Perri on guitar

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

set 2
Red Garland / Red Alone / I Got It Bad (And That Ain’t Good) / Prestige Moodsville / 4.2.60 
Oscar Peterson / Very Tall / Heartstrings / Verve / 9.15, 18.61 
John Hardee / Prelude to a Kiss / Jax / 1948
Henderson’s Roseland Orchestra / Raisin’ the Roof / Cameo / 4.29
Hildegarde / I Can’t Get Started / Decca / 5.23.40 
Maxine Sullivan / A Tribute To Andy Razaf, Music By Fats Waller And Others / How Can You Face Me / Period / 8.30.56 
Gene Phillips / I Owe Everybody / Combo [unissued] / LA 1953 / with Jack McVea & his Orchestra
Julie Andrews, Ilka Chase, Alice Ghostley, & Kaye Ballard / Cinderella: CBS TV Cast Recording / A Lovely Night / Columbia / 1957

set 3
Hank Mobley / Straight No Filter / Straight No Filter / Blue Note / 6.17.66 
Clark Terry / The Happy Horns of Clark Terry / Jazz Conversation / Impulse! / 3.13.64 
Stan Getz / As I Live and Bop / Sittin’ in With / 10.25 & 26.48
Artie Shaw & his Orchestra / Comes Love / Bluebird / Hollywood 6.12.39 / vocal = Helen Forrest
The Four Blues / Missing You / Apollo / 4.10.50 
Joe Mooney / The Happiness of Joe Mooney / Emily / Columbia / 1965

set 4
Barney Kessel / Barney Kessel, vol. 1, Easy Like / That’s All / Contemporary / LA 11.14.53 
Victor Feldman / The Arrival of Victor Feldman / Satin Doll / Contemporary / LA 1.21, 22.58 / Feldman v & p, Scott LaFaro b, Stan Levey d 
Bing Crosby / Who Calls? / Decca / Hollywood 5.23.41 / with John Scott Trotter & his Orchestra
Peggy Lee / A Nightingale Can Sing the Blues / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 6.10.46 / with Frank DeVol’s Orchestra 
Bobby “Blue” Bland / Yield Not to Temptation / Duke / 1962
The Southern Harmonaires [aka The Larks] / I’m So Glad / Apollo / 10.50 

last soulful song
The Festivals / You’ve Got the Makings of a Lover / Smash / 1967

Friday, May 14, 2021

When You’ve Got a Little Playlist in Your Heart: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 57

Nothing could be finer than Dorothy & the Nicholas Brothers.

Coffeetime, May 14, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Dexter Gordon / Dexter Blows Hot and Cool / Bonna Rue / Dootone / LA 11.11-12.55 
Hank Mobley / Soul Station / If I Should Lose You / Blue Note / 2.7.60 
Paul Quinichette / The Vice ‘Pres’ / Paul’s Bunion / EmArcy / 1.30.52 
Benny Goodman & his Sextet / Wholly Cats / Columbia / 11.7.40 / featuring Count Basie 
Roy Fox & his Orchestra / When You’ve Got a Little Springtime in Your Heart / Vocalion / London 5.4.34 / vocal = Denny Dennis 
Joe Liggins & his Honeydrippers / Rain, Rain, Rain / Specialty / Hollywood 10.11.51 / vocal = Candy Rivers 
Billie Holiday / Lady Sings the Blues / Some Other Spring / Verve / 6.6.56 / with Tony Scott & his Orchestra

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

set 2
Stan Getz / Nobody Else But Me / Here’s That Rainy Day / Verve / 3.4.64 
Wynton Kelly, John Coltrane, & Stan Getz / Autumn Leaves; What’s New; Moonlight in Vermont / live broadcast, Düsseldorf, Germany 3.28.60 / Wynton Kelly p [Autumn Leaves], John Coltrane ts [What’s New], Stan Getz ts [Moonlight in Vermont], Paul Chambers b, Jimmy Cobb d 
Jimmy Raney / Featuring Bob Brookmeyer / Too Late Now / ABC-Paramount / summer 1956 / cover art by Alan Fontaine & Bob Crozier  
Noel Coward / Mrs. Worthington / HMV / London 8.13.35
The Nicholas Brothers & Dorothy Dandridge / Chattanooga Choo Choo / from movie Sun Valley Serenade / Hollywood 1941 / with the Glenn Miller Orchestra 
Slim Gaillard / The Bartender’s Just Like a Mother / MGM / LA 2.11.47 / with Bam Brown and unknown (Dodo Marmarosa?)
Amos Milburn / In the Middle of the Night / Aladdin / LA 2.28.49 
Eartha Kitt / Bad But Beautiful / Never on a Sunday / MGM / 7.62

set 3
Stanley Turrentine / The Spoiler / You’re Gonna Hear from Me / Blue Note / 9.22.66 
Hank Mobley / Straight No Filter / Soft Impressions / Blue Note / 6.17.66 
Charlie Parker / Big Foot aka Drifting on a Reed / Savoy / live, Three Deuces 3.31.48 
Bea Wain / You Started Something / Victor / 5.22.41 
The Five Echoes / I Really Do / Vee Jay / 1954 
Bobby Short / Nobody Else But Me / Wind in the Willows / Atlantic / 1969

set 4
Bud Shank / Soundtrack for Slippery When Wet / Soupsville / World Pacific / Hollywood 4.18.59 / Shank as, Billy Bean g, Gary Peacock b, Chuck Flores d 
Harry “Sweets” Edison / Best From The West Vol. 1: Modern Sounds From California / Hooray for Hollywood / Blue Note / Hollywood 12.30.54 / Harry Edison tp, Herb Geller as, Bob Enevoldsen vtb, Lorraine Geller p, Joe Mondragon b, Larry Bunker d
Erskine Butterfield & his Blue Boys / The Boogie Beat’ll Get You / radio transcription / Hollywood 1941 / Jimmy Lytell cl, Erskine Butterfield p, Carmen Mastren g, Haig Stephens b, Sam Weiss d
June Christy & the Kentones / This Is Romance / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 7.31.46 
Ray Charles / The Genius Sings the Blues / Hard Times / Atlantic / Miami 4.23.55 
Alphabetical Four / Have You Heard About the World Coming to an End / Decca / 4.19.40

last soulful song
Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes / The Love I Lost / Philadelphia International / Philadelphia 1973 



Friday, May 07, 2021

I Guess I’ll Get the Playlist and Go Home: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 56

Faye Adams singing with a trumpet player
Faye with somebody, somewhere on trumpet (Joe Morris?).

Coffeetime, May 7, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Donald Byrd / Byrd in Flight / Child’s Play / Blue Note [unissued] / 1.25.60 
Sonny Rollins / Newk’s Time / Tune Up / Blue Note / 9.22.57 
Mills Blue Rhythm Band / Swingin’ in E Flat / Columbia / 10.4.34 / with Henry “Red” Allen on trumpet 
George E. Lee’s Novelty Singing Orchestra / If I Could Be with You One Hour Tonight / Brunswick / Kansas City 11.6.29 
Little Esther / Misery / Savoy / 2.13.50 / with Johnny Otis Orchestra 
Jackie Cain / Lovesick / Such a Lonely Girl Am I / Verve / 12.66 / Roy Kral p, Don Payne b, Don McDonald d / from the 1963 movie starring composer/actor Alec Wilder “Open the Door and See All the People” 

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

set 2
Kenny Burrell / Soul Call / Here’s That Rainy Day / Prestige / 4.7.64 
Tommy Flanagan / The Cats / How Long Has This Been Going On? / New Jazz / 4.18.57 
James Moody / I’m in the Mood for Love (aka Moody’s Mood for Love) / Prestige / Sweden 1949 / James Moody ts, Leppe Sundevall t, Thore Swanerud p, Yngve Åkerberg b, Jack Noren d
Walter Page & his Original Blue Devils / Squabblin’ / Vocalion / Kansas City 11.10.29 
Don Redman & his Orchestra / How Can I Hi-De-Hi (When I Feel So Low-De-Low) / Brunswick / 2.2.33
Lil Armstrong & her Swing Orchestra / Bluer Than Blue / Decca / 4.15.37 
The Spaniels / Baby, It’s You / Vee-Jay / 1953
Faye Adams / Keeper of My Heart / Imperial / 1957

set 3
Duke Pearson / Now Hear This / Tones for Joan’s Bones / Blue Note / 12.3.68 
Ron Carter / Where? / Saucer Eyes / New Jazz / 6.20.61 
Wardell Gray / The Rubaiyat / Swing Time / Hollywood 6.9.52 
Tommy Dorsey & his Clambake Seven / Don’t Be a Baby, Baby / Victor / 3.1.46 / vocal = Sy Oliver
The Striders / If I Only Knew / Apollo [unissued] / 11.14.49 
Louis Armstrong / Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson / You Go to My Head / Verve / Hollywood 1957 

set 4
Bob Brookmeyer / Brookmeyer & Guitars [The Street Swingers] / Jupiter / Kimberly [World Pacific] / 12.13, 16.57
Howard Rumsey’s Lighthouse All-Stars / Volume 6 / Who’s Sleepy / Contemporary / Hollywood 12.3.54
Jacques Pelzer Modern Jazz Sextet / There’ll Never Be Another You / Innovation en Jazz / live, Brussels 5.18.55 / featuring René Thomas on guitar
Peggy Lee / I Guess I’ll Get the Papers and Go Home / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 7.29.46 / with Frank DeVol’s Orchestra 
Judy Garland / It’s Almost Like Being in Love; This Can’t Be Love / The Judy Garland Show #22 / live, LA 2.14.62  
Trumpeteers / Seven Angels / Score / 1953 https://bless-this-soul.com/score

last soulful song
Johnny Crawford / Your Nose Is Gonna Grow / Del-Fi / Hollywood 1962





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Friday, April 30, 2021

Playlist Is Hard: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 55

JC wins the face off with Krupa, in my book.

Coffeetime, April 30, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Curtis Counce / Carl’s Blues / Nica’s Dream / Contemporary / LA 8.29.57 
J.C. Heard & Bill Perkins / Live at the Lighthouse / Don’t Stand Up / Howard Rumsey’s personal tapes / live, The Lighthouse, Hermosa Beach 2.64 https://www.jazzwax.com/2019/03/bill-perkins-jc-heard.html
Ozzie Nelson & his Orchestra / Tangerine / radio broadcast / early 1940s
Bernie Cummins & his Orchestra / When You’re Smiling with Somebody Else / Brunswick / 1.7.28 / vocal = Bernie Cummins
Johnny Moore’s Three Blazers / How Blue Can You Get? / RCA Victor / LA 1949 / vocal = Charles Brown
Doris Day / A Day at the Movies / My Dream Is Yours / Columbia / Hollywood 1.3.49 / Warner Brothers movie My Dream Is Yours https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/My_Dream_Is_Yours

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

set 2 Cannonball Adderley / Jazz Workshop Revisited / Lillie / Prestige / live, Jazz Workshop, San Francisco 9.23.62 
Richard Wess / Music She Digs the Most / Lover Man / MGM / 1.57 
Bobby Jaspar / Tenderly / Saturne / Paris 1951 
Sol Ho’opi’i & his Novelty Trio / Indiana March / Columbia / 1948
Butterbeans & Susie / Times Is Hard (So I’m Savin’ for a Rainy Day) / Okeh / Chicago 8.11.30
Bing Crosby & Bob Hope / Captain Custard / from the Paramount movie Road to Singapore / Hollywood 1940 
Johnny Moore’s Three Blazers / Johnny Johnny / Modern / Hollywood 1952 / vocal = Mari Jones
Peggy Lee / Then Was Then and Now Is Now! / Seventh Son / Capitol / Hollywood 7.7.65 

set 3
James Moody / Cookin’ the Blues / Home Fries / Argo / live, The Jazz Workshop, San Francisco 6.61 
Ike Quebec / All of Me / Blue Note / 2.5.62 
James Moody / Deep Purple / Vogue / Paris 7.27.51
Don Byas / Jazz… Free and Easy / Donby / Savoy / 11.26.45
The Ink Spots / We Three (My Echo, My Shadow, and Me) / Decca / 7.16.40
Frank Sinatra / Close to You / Columbia / 6.7.43 / with the Bobby Tucker Singers
Don Nelson / The Wind / This Is Always / The Wind / Mode / Hollywood 7.57 / Don Nelson (vocals, recorder), Jimmy Rowles (piano), Leroy Vinnegar (bass), Stan Levey (drums)

set 4
Buddy Collette / Tanganyika / Wagnervous / DIG / Hollywood 10.11.56 
Oscar Peterson / Oscar Peterson Plays the Harold Arlen Song Book / Stormy Weather / Verve / Chicago summer 1959 
June Christy & the Kentones / You Took Advantage of Me / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 12.27.45 
Albert King / I’ll Play the Blues for You, Parts 1 & 2 / Stax / Memphis 1972 
The Chosen Gospel Singers / What a Wonderful Sight / Specialty / Hollywood 4.28.54

last soulful song
The Love Potion / This Love / Kapp / 1969



Friday, April 23, 2021

Playlist Time: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 54

I’d waltz with either of these three fine gentlemen.

Coffeetime, April 23, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers / Africaine / Splendid / 11.10.59 
Philly Joe Jones / Showcase / Interpretation / Riverside / 11.18.59 
Jack Pettis & his Pets / A Bag of Blues / Victor / 7.23.28 
Annette Hanshaw / It’s the Talk of the Town / Banner / 9.1.33
Big Maybelle / Candy / Savoy / 5.14.56
Betty Roché / Take the “A” Train / All Too Soon / Bethlehem / 1956 

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

set 2
Coleman Hawkins / Hawkins! Alive! At the Village Gate / If I Had You / Verve / 8.13 & 15.52 
Modern Jazz Quartet / Django / Django / Prestige / 12.23.54 
The Hoosier Hot Shots / I Like Bananas (Because They Have No Bone) / Vocalion / 11.2.35 
Johnny Moore’s Three Blazers / Keep Cool / Recorded in Hollywood / Hollywood 1953 / vocal = Mauri Jones aka Mari Jones
Willie Mabon & his Combo / I Don’t Know / Parrot / Chicago c. 10.52
Georges Guétary / soundtrack to American in Paris / By Strauss [waltz] / Warner Brothers / Hollywood 7.20 & 27.50 / with Gene Kelly & Mack McLain (dubbing in for Oscar Levant)
Bobby Darin & Johnny Mercer / Two of a Kind / Two of a Kind; Indiana / Atco / LA 1961 / orchestra arranged & conducted by Billy May 

set 3
Lee Morgan / The Procrastinator / Party Time / Blue Note / 7.14.69 
Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis / Jaws / Tangerine / Prestige / 9.12.59 
Charlie Parker & his Orchestra / An Oscar for Treadwell / Clef / 6.6.50 
The Three Peppers / Get the Gold / Variety / Philadelphia 2.27.37 
Sammy Kaye & his Orchestra / Candy / radio broadcast / c. 1945 / vocal = Sammy Kaye & Nancy Norman
Herb Jeffries / Say It Isn’t So / It’s the Talk of the Town / Bethlehem / LA 1956

set 4
Dizzy Gillespie & Stan Getz / Diz and Getz / It’s the Talk of the Town / Verve / LA 12.9.53 
Gerry Mulligan / Nights at the Turntable / Vogue / LA 1956
Peggy Lee / Sometimes I’m Happy / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 5.14.46 / with Buddy Cole’s Four of a Kind 
Wild Bill Moore / Rock and Roll / Modern / LA 1949 / vocal = Scatman Crothers
Mose Allison / The Seventh Son / Prestige / 8.15.58 / Mose Allison p, Addison Farmer b; Ronnie Free d
Golden Gate Quartet / Bones, Bones, Bones (Ezekiel in the Valley) / Columbia / 1946

last soulful song
Tim Maia / Ela Partiu / Seroma / Rio de Janeiro 1976 

Friday, April 16, 2021

Look at the Playlist and Smile: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 53

I’m for it! Groucho, that is.

Coffeetime, April 16, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Clifford Jordan / Cliff Jordan [1565] / Beyond the Blue Horizon / Blue Note / 6.2.57 
Kenny Burrell – Jimmy Raney / 2 Guitars / Dead Heat / Prestige / 3.5.57 
Art Blakey’s Messengers / On the Roof / EmArcy [unissued] / 5.20.54 / Henry Durant ts, Horace Silver p, Percy Heath b, Art Blakey d
Duke Ellington & his Kentucky Club Orchestra / Birmingham Breakdown / Brunswick / 2.28.27 
Ted Weems & his Orchestra / My Cutey’s Due at Two To-Two To-Day / Victor / 7.19.26 / vocal = Parker Gibbs (sounding a little like Cliff Edwards) 
Little Miss Cornshucks [Mildred Cummings] / I Don’t Love You Anymore / Sunbeam / Chicago 10.46 http://www.uncamarvy.com/LittleMissCornshucks/littlemisscornshucks.html
Ella Fitzgerald / Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook, Volume II / For You, For Me, For Evermore / Verve / 1959

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

set 2
Dave McKenna / Teddi King: This Is New / For You, For Me, For Evermore / Inner City Records / 1978
Bill Evans / Explorations / Elsa / Riverside / 2.2.61 
David Fathead Newman / House of David / I Wish You Love / Atlantic / 1967 
Jean Goldkette & his Orchestra / Look at the World and Smile / Victor / Chicago 2.1.27 
Groucho & Zeppo Marx (& ensemble) / I’m Against It / from the Paramount movie Horse Feathers / Hollywood 1932 
Ruth Brown / So Long / Atlantic / 1949 / with Eddie Condons’s NBC Television Orchestra
Vikki Carr / Discovery, Volume II / When in Rome / Liberty / LA 1964 / orchestra conducted by Bob Florence

set 3
Stanley Turrentine / Dearly Beloved / Nothing Ever Changes My Love for You / Blue Note / 6.8.61 
Lem Winchester / Another Opus / Like Someone in Love / New Jazz / 6.4.60 
Martha Tilton & her V-Disc Play-Fellows / Beyond the Blue Horizon / V-Disc 524B / 5.10.45 / with Sgt. Sy Oliver & his Orchestra
The Cabineers / How Can I Help It / Abbey / summer 1949 
Dick Haymes / For You, For Me, For Evermore / For You, For Me, For Evermore / Audiophile / 1976 

set 4
Dick Garcia / A Message from Dick Garcia / I Don’t Want to Set the World on Fire / Dawn / 1956 
Sal Salvador / Shades of Sal Salvador / You’re Driving Me Crazy / Bethlehem / 1957 
Jim Hall / Jazz Guitar / Tangerine / Pacific Jazz / LA 1.57 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jazz_Guitar_(album)
June Christy & the Kentones / I Don’t Stand a Ghost of a Chance with You / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 12.13.45 
Bobby Darin & Johnny Mercer / Two of a Kind / My Cutey’s Due at Two-to-Two Today / Atco / LA 1961 / orchestra arranged & conducted by Billy May
Little Esther (Phillips) & Jimmy Ricks / Double Crossing Blues / Atlantic / 2.6, 7.64
Four Internes / I’m Using My Bible as a Road Map / Federal / 1953

last soulful song
J.T. Rhythm / My Sweet Baby / Palmer / Detroit / 1967




Friday, April 09, 2021

All I Need Is a Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 52

Sammy, livin’ it up on the BBC.

Coffeetime, April 9, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Curtis Fuller / The Opener / Oscalypso / Blue Note / 6.16.57 
Lee Morgan / The Cooker / Heavy Dipper / Blue Note / 11.29.57 
Chu Berry “Little Jazz” Ensemble / Body and Soul / Commodore / 11.11.38 / Roy Eldridge tp, Chu Berry ts, Clyde Hart p, Danny Barker g, Artie Shapiro b, Sid Catlett d 
Paul Specht’s Canadian Club Orchestra / I’m Going Out if Lizzie Comes In / Columbia / London 1.28.26 / vocal = Brockton Lorne
Bill Samuels Trio / New Jockey Blues / Miracle / Chicago 1.50 
Dinah Washington / Drinking Again / Drinking Again / Roulette / 1962 

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

set 2
Oscar Moore / The Oscar Moore Quartet with Carl Perkins / The Nearness of You / Tampa / LA 1954 
Gil Mellé / Patterns in Jazz / Moonlight in Vermont / Blue Note / 4.1.56 
Milt Jackson / Milt Jackson Quintet with Horace Silver / I’ve Lost Your Love / Prestige / 6.16.54 
Cass Hagan & his Hotel Manger Orchestra / Hallelujah! / Columbia / 4.13.27 / vocal = Franklyn Baur 
Erskine Butterfield & his Blue Boys / A Zoot Suit / Decca / 7.24.41 
Wini Brown / He’s My Daddy / National / 8.1.49 
Annie Ross / Gypsy / All I Need Is a Boy / World Pacific / LA 1959 / with Buddy Bregman Band
The Dells / Baby Do / Vee-Jay [unissued] / 5.21.56 http://www.uncamarvy.com/Dells/dells.html

set 3
Donald Byrd / At the Half Note Café / Jeannine / Blue Note / 11.11.60 
Pete Johnson & Hadda Brooks / Swings the Boogie / Variety Boogie / Crown / LA 1958
Mills Brothers / Side Kick Joe / Decca / 6.29.38 
Count Basie & his Orchestra / Do Nothing Till You Hear from Me / Lang-Worth Transcription / 1.10.44 / vocal = Thelma Carpenter
Beny Moré Y Su Orquesta / Dolor y Perdón [Pain & Forgiveness] / RCA Victor / Cuba 1957

set 4
Shorty Rogers / Martians, Come Back! / Chant of the Cosmos / Atlantic / LA 12.9.55 
Zoot Sims / Choice / You’re Driving Me Crazy / Pacific Jazz / Hollywood 3.59
Boone’s Jumping Jacks / Please Be Careful (If You Can’t Be Good) / Decca / 10.42 / vocal = Chester Boone
Peggy Lee / Mean to Me / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 5.28.46 / with Buddy Cole’s Four of a Kind 
Sammy Davis Jr. / A Lot of Livin’ / BBC show Meet Sammy Davis Jr. / live, London 5.5.63
Soul Stirrers / Pray / Specialty [unissued] / Hollywood c. 8.17.55

last soulful song
Al Jarreau / We’re in This Love Together / Warner Brothers / LA 1981



Friday, April 02, 2021

On Playlist Island: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 51

Who wouldn’t dance with lovely Ginger?

Coffeetime, April 2, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
George Benson / The George Benson Cookbook / The Cooker / Columbia / 1966 
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers / Meet You at the Jazz Corner of the World, volume 1 / The Opener / Blue Note / live, Birdland 9.14.60 / MC = Pee Wee Marquette 
Joe Venuti & his Orchestra / Getting Hot / Victor / 5.23.29 / listed in Victor ledgers as Napoleon’s Emperors 
The Radiolites / There Must Be Somebody Else / Columbia / 10.26.27 / vocal = Harold “Scrappy” Lambert 
Luke Jones & his Five Joes / Ditch Diggin’ Daddy / Atlas / Hollywood early 1947 / vocal = Clarence Williams 
Audrey Morris / Bistro Ballads / April Fool / X / Chicago 4.1.55 

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

set 2
Gerry Mulligan / Gerry Mulligan Meets Ben Webster / Chelsea Bridge / Verve / LA 12.2.59 
Lou Donaldson / The Nearness of You / Blue Note / 10.31.59 
Teddy Wilson / On Treasure Island / Brunswick / 11.22.35 
Ginger Rogers / They All Laughed / soundtrack to Shall We Dance / Hollywood 1937
King Cole Trio / (I’ve Got Those) Mad About Him, Sad Without Him, How Can I Be Glad Without Him Blues / MacGregor transcription / Hollywood 11.21.44 / vocal = The Barrie Sisters
Etta Jones / This Is a Fine Time / Victor / 10.8.47 / with Luther Henderson & his orchestra
Pat Suzuki / Frenesi / Capitol [unissued] / 1961

set 3
John Lewis / Grand Encounter: 2° East / 3° West / Love Me or Leave Me / Pacific Jazz / LA 2.10.56 
Ron Jefferson / Love Lifted Me / Love Lifted Me / Pacific Jazz / LA 9.27.61 
Jimmie Grissom & the Blenders / Frank Bull’s Boogie / Miltone / LA 1947
Tommy Dorsey & his Orchestra / I Oughta Know More About You / RCA Victor / 1950 / vocal = Frances Irwin & Jack Duffy
Deep River Boys / Glad Rag Doll / RCA Victor / London 1955 / lead vocal = Harry Douglas
Chet Baker / Chet Baker Sings and Plays / Someone to Watch Over Me / Hollywood 2.28.55 

set 4
Cy Touff Octet / Keester Parade / Pacific Jazz / LA 12.4.55 
Bud Shank and Bob Cooper / Blowin’ Country / As Long As There’s Music / Pacific Jazz / LA 2.18.58 
June Christy & the Kentones / Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 12.13.45 
Ethel Merman / Merman in Vegas / A Lot of Livin’ to Do / Reprise / The Flamingo, Las Vegas 1962 / with Russ Black & his Orchestra
Mount Eagle Quartet / When I Take My Vacation in Heaven / Apex / c. 11.48

last soulful song
The Mighty Marvelows / You’re Breaking My Heart / ABC / Chicago 1968
The Mighty Marvelows / In the Morning / ABC / Chicago 1968 

Friday, March 26, 2021

Down the Old Playlist Road: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 50

Loveliest performance of Lover Man by lovely Sarah Vaughan.


Coffeetime, March 26, 2021, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Freddie Redd / Redd’s Blues / Now / Blue Note / 1.17.61 
Sonny Clark / Cool Struttin’ / Sippin’ at Bells / Blue Note / 1.5.58 
Cab Calloway & his Orchestra / Manhattan Jam / Vocalion / 3.17.37
Carroll Gibbons & the Savoy Hotel Orpheans / You Started Something / Columbia / 1941 / vocal = Leslie Douglas
Tab Smith Septette / Amateur Night in Harlem / Apollo / 10.15.45 / vocal = Willie Bryant
Sarah Vaughan / Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?) / live TV broadcast / Holland 1958 / Richard Davis (Bass); Ronnell Bright (Piano); and Art Morgan (Drums)

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

set 2
Wes Montgomery / Guitar on the Go / For All We Know / Riverside / 11.27.63 
Benny Golson / Benny Golson’s New York Scene / You’re Mine You / Contemporary / 10.14.57 
Tommy Flanagan / Moodsville 9 / Velvet Moon / Prestige / 5.18.60 
Harry Reser / Flapperette / Brunswick / 10.27.30 / with William Wirges on piano 
Kay Kyser & his Orchestra / If I Only Had a Brain / Brunswick / 7.4.39 / vocal = Harry Babbitt
Cats & the Fiddle / Lawdy-Clawdy / Bluebird / 10.41 
Vocaleers / Lovin’ Baby / Red Robin / 7.54 

set 3
Philly Joe Jones / Philly Joe’s Beat / Muse Rapture / Atlantic / 1960 
Cannonball Adderley / Them Dirty Blues / Jeannine / Riverside / 1960 
Sir Charles [Thompson] & his All Stars / The Street Beat / Apollo / 9.4.45 
Maxine Sullivan / Down the Old Ox Road / Victor / 6.29.38 / with Claude Thornhill & his Orchestra 
Jimmie Lunceford & his Orchestra / Baby, Are You Kiddin’? / Decca / LA 8.9.45 / vocal = Delta Rhythm Boys 
Al Hibbler / As Time Goes By / Clef / 9.30.53 / with Lloyd Trotman on bass 

set 4
Tal Farlow / Autumn in New York / Have You Met Miss Jones? / Verve / LA 11.15.54 
Nat Brandwynne & his Stork Club Orchestra / Take My Heart / Brunswick / 1936 / vocal = Buddy Clark
Peggy Lee / Fools Rush In / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 5.14.46 / with Buddy Cole’s Four of a Kind 
Stan Getz & João Gilberto / Getz/Gilberto / Para Machucar Meu Coração / Verve / 3.18, 19.63 / vocal = João Gilberto 
The Soul Stirrers / I Have a Friend Above All Others / Specialty / Hollywood 2.27.53

last soulful song
Dandeliers / Walk On with Your Nose Up / Midas / 1967 / You won’t listen to me…