Friday, June 24, 2022

Smokey Hollow Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 113

The beautiful Pearl tells them exactly what is her line.

Coffeetime, June 24, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers / Ugetsu / Ping Pong / Riverside / live, Birdland 6.16.63 
Zoot Sims / Zoot! / Osmosis / Riverside / 12.13, 18.56 
Cab Calloway & his Orchestra / A Minor Breakdown [alt take] / Vocalion [unissued] / 12.10.37 
Bert Lown & his Hotel Biltmore Orchestra / Now You’re in My Arms / Victor / 4.23.31 / vocal = Elmer Feldkamp 
Lil Greenwood / Love Will Make You a Slave / Specialty / Hollywood 12.1.51 / with Roy Milton & his Solid Senders
Beverly Kenney / Sings for Playboys / A Summer Romance / Decca / 12.2.57 / Ellis Larkins p, Joe Benjamin b

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

set 2
Wilbur Harden & John Coltrane / Tanganyika Strut / Once in a While / Savoy / 5.13.58 
Conte Candoli / Sincerely, Conte / Everything Happens to Me / Bethlehem / LA 11.20.54 
Sonny Thompson / Nightfall / King / 1949
Duke Ellington & his Cotton Club Orchestra / Hot Feet / Victor / 3.7.29 / vocalizations by Cootie Williams 
Cliff Edwards (Ukulele Ike) & his Combination / I Know That You Know / Perfect / 1.26.27
T-Bone Walker / No Worry Blues / Black & White / LA 9.30.46 / with Jack McVea & All Stars
Pearl Bailey / Pearl Bailey Entertains / Get It Off Your Mind / Columbia / 1950

set 3
Hal Singer & Charlie Shavers / Blue Stompin’ / Midnight / Prestige / 2.20.59 
The Be Bop Boys / Smokey Hollow Jump / Savoy / 1948 
Jimmy Dorsey & his Orchestra / All of Me / Decca / 3.3.39 / vocal = Helen O’Connell
The Marshall Brothers / I Didn’t Know / Savoy / 12.17.51
Johnny Hartman / I Just Dropped By to Say Hello / Don’t You Know I Care (Or Don’t You Care to Know) / Impulse! / 10.17.63 

set 4
Mat Mathews / The Modern Art of Mat Mathews / Summertime / Dawn / 2.3.56 / Mathews accordion, Oscar Pettiford b, Kenny Clarke d
Richie Kamuca / Richie Kamuca Quartet / Fire One / Mode / Hollywood 6.5.57 / Kamuca ts, Carl Perkins p, Leroy Vinnegar b, Stan Levey d
Dave Brubeck / Dave Digs Disney / Very Good Advice / Columbia / summer 1957 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dave_Digs_Disney
Julia Lee & her Boy Friends / All I Do Is Worry / Capitol / Hollywood 1948 / Lee p, Jack Marshall g, Billy Hadnott b, Baby Lovett d 
King Cole Trio / I’d Love to Make Love to You / Capitol / Hollywood 4.13.45
Joanie Sommers / Softly, The Brazilian Sound / That’s All / Warner Brothers / LA 1963 / with Laurindo Almeida
Gospel Vocalaires of Norfolk, VA / I’ll Be Satisfied [unedited take] / Gotham / Norfolk 8.53

last soulful song
Daryl Hall & John Oates / Alone Too Long / RCA Victor / 1975

Friday, June 17, 2022

Walkin’ My Playlist Back Home: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 112

The look of love when Maxine sings.

Coffeetime, June 17, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Clark Terry / Serenade to a Bus Seat / Boomerang / Riverside / 4.27.57 
Horace Parlan / Happy Frame of Mind / Back from the Gig / Blue Note / 2.15.63 
John Kirby & his Orchestra / Rustle of Spring / Lang-Worth transcription / 1940-41
Ed Kirkeby & his Orchestra / Walkin’ My Baby Back Home / Okeh / 1.27.31 / vocal = Elmer Feldkamp 
Marion “Blues Woman” Abernathy / Voo-it! Voo-it! / Juke Box / Chicago 1945 / with Buddy Banks & his Buddies 
Carmen McRae / Book of Ballads / How Long Has This Been Going On / Kapp / 1958 

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

set 2
Lester Young / Lester Young With the Oscar Peterson Trio [The President Plays] / I’m Confessin’ / Norgran / 11.28.52 
Wilbur Harden / The King and I / We Kiss in the Shadow / Savoy / 9.58
Barney Kessel / The Poll Winners / You Go to My Head / Contemporary / 3.18, 19.57 
Bobby Troup / Bobby Swings Tenderly / It Never Entered My Mind / Mode / Hollywood 7.57 ​​
Ray Ventura & his Collegians / I’m Doing What I’m Doing for Love / Odeon / Paris 9.27.29 / vocal = Grace Edwards
Cee Pee Johnson & his Band / Miss Jiveola Brown / Apollo [unissued] / 11.2.45
Dick Haymes / The Big Backyard, Part 1 / soundtrack to the Universal Pictures movie Up in Central Park / Hollywood 1948 
Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, His Guitar & Orchestra / I Live My Life / Peacock / Houston summer 1950

set 3
Coleman Hawkins & Clark Terry / Back in Bean’s Bag / A Tune for the Tutor / Columbia / 12.10.62 
Wynton Kelly & Wes Montgomery / Smokin’ at the Half Note / Four on Six / Verve / 9.22.65 
The Sepia Tones / Boogie #1 / Juke Box / Chicago 8.1.44 
John Kirby & his Orchestra / Red River Valley / Lang-Worth transcription / 1940-41 / vocal = Maxine Sullivan
Jubalaires / It Ain’t What You Want That Does You Good / Capitol / Hollywood 1949
Hoagy Carmichael / Hoagy Sings Carmichael / Memphis in June / Pacific Jazz / LA 9.10.56 

set 4
Don Fagerquist Nonette / The Les Brown All Stars / The Man I Love / Capital / Hollywood 6.21.55
Bob Enevoldsen / The Bob Enevoldsen Quintet / Topsy / Tampa / LA 8.8.55 
Woody Herman & his Orchestra / Four Brothers / Columbia / 12.27.47
King Cole Trio / I’m Lost / Excelsior / LA 3.1.43
Nancy Wilson / The Sound of Nancy Wilson / Alone with My Thoughts of You / Capitol / Hollywood 1968 
Soul Stirrers / Come and Go to that Land / Specialty / Hollywood 7.10.53

last soulful song
McFadden & Whitehead / Ain’t No Stoppin’ Us Now / Philadelphia International / Philadelphia 1978 

Friday, June 10, 2022

A Playlist in Calico: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 111

Hurry for sweet bobbysoxer Beryl.

Coffeetime, June 10, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Pepper Adams / Pepper Adams Quintet / Freddie Froo / Mode / Hollywood 7.10.57 
Horace Silver / Finger Poppin’ with The Horace Silver Quintet / Cookin’ at the Continental / Blue Note / 1.31.59 
Luis Russell & his Louisiana Swing Orchestra / Jersey Lightning / Okeh / 9.9.29 
The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra / Congratulations / Regal / 1.13.30 / vocal = Rodman Lewis
Trixie Smith / My Unusual Man / Decca / 5.26.38 
Martha Davis & the Esquires / Lovin’ Blues / Urban / LA c. 11.46 / with Davis p, Leo Blevins g, Buzz Johnson b, and Charles Gray d http://www.uncamarvy.com/MarthaDavis/marthadavis.html
Helen Carr / Down in the Depths on the 90th Floor / I Don’t Want to Cry Anymore / Bethlehem / Hollywood 1.5.55 

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

set 2
Wynton Kelly / Wynton Kelly Piano / Don’t Explain / Riverside / 1.31.58 
Coleman Hawkins / I Can’t Get Started / Decca 7.30.52 / with George Barnes g, others unknown 
Eddie Heywood / Eddie Heywood / Hey There / EmArcy / 7.55 / Heywood p, Wendell Marshall b, Jimmy Crawford d
Don Byas / What Do You Want with My Heart / Savoy / 8.17.44 
The Three Ts / You Turn the Tables on Me / NBC radio broadcast / live, Hickory House 12.4.36 / vocal = Jack Teagarden 
Jimmie Lunceford & his Orchestra / The Best Things in Life Are Free / Decca / 12.23.35 / vocal = Dan Grissom 
Jack McVea & his Door Openers / The Keys in the Mailbox / Black & White / Hollywood c. 1.47 / vocal = McVea & Rabon Tarrant
Pat Moran [aka Helen Mudgett] / What a Difference a Day Made / Bethlehem / 5.56 / vocal = Bev Kelly 

set 3
Art Farmer / Winner’s Circle / Lazy Afternoon / Bethlehem / 9.57 
Wild Bill Davis & Johnny Hodges / Con-Soul & Sax / Lil’ Darlin’ / RCA Victor / 1.7.65 
Paul Quinichette / The Heat’s Off / Decca / 9.25.53 
Jessie Matthews & Jack Whiting / Your Heart Skips a Beat / from the Gaumont-British movie Sailing Along / London 1938 
Mills Brothers / There Goes My Headache / Decca / 9/14/34 
Bobby Short / Fun to Be Fooled / Atlantic / 1956 / Short p, Buddy Woodson b, Mauri Russell d

set 4
Bobby Jaspar / Bobby Jaspar / Sweet Blanche / Riverside / 5.57 / Jaspar fl, George Wallington p, Wilbur Little b, Elvin Jones d
Dave Pell / A Pell of a Time / Love Me or Leave Me / RCA Victor / LA 1.23.57 / Pell ts, Jack Sheldon t, Bobby Burgess tb, Pepper Adams bari, Tommy Tedesco g, Marty Paich p, Tom Kelly b, Mel Lewis d 
Oscar Rabin & his Romany Band / See How They Run / British Pathé film / London 9.16.37 / vocal = Beryl Davis & members of the band
Johnny Mercer & the Pied Pipers / A Gal in Calico / Capitol / Hollywood 9.27.45 / with Paul Weston & his Orchestra
Wingman Quartet / Shelter in the Time of Storm / Down Beat / late 1940s

last soulful song
The Darlings / My Pillow / Doré / LA 1963





Friday, June 03, 2022

Garde Moi Dans Tes Playlists: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 110

George brings the joy of household chores to brave soldiers.

Coffeetime, June 3, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Julian “Cannonball” Adderley / Portrait of Cannonball / Minority / Riverside / 7.1.58 
Walter Davis Jr. / Davis Cup / Loodle-Lot / Blue Note / 8.2.59 
Count Basie & his Orchestra / Cherokee, parts 1 & 2 / Decca / 2.3.39 
George Olsen & his Music / The Best Things in Life Are Free / Victor / 8.18.27 / vocal = Bob Borger
Lucky Millinder & his Orchestra / Silent George / King / 10.18.50 / vocal = Myra Johnson 
Esther Phillips / Confessin’ the Blues / I Wonder / Atlantic / Hollywood 10.14.66

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

set 2
Lee Morgan / Here’s Lee Morgan / I'm a Fool to Want You (unissued take 1) / Vee Jay / 2.2, 3, 8.60 
Buddy DeFranco / Pretty Moods / Deep Purple / Norgran / 4.7.54 / DeFranco cl, Sonny Clark p, Gene Wright b, Bobby White d
Hank Jones / Urbanity / The Night We Called It a Day / Clef / fall 1947
Joe Venuti & Eddie Lang / Doin’ Things / Okeh / 5.4.27 / Venuti vln, Lang g, Arthur Schutt p
Mlle. Lucienne Boyer / Desir... (Garde Moi Dans Tes Bras) / Columbia / Paris 1930 
George Formby / When I’m Cleaning Windows / Regal Zonophone / London 1936 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/When_I%27m_Cleaning_Windows
Bill Coleman / Come On A’ My House / Philips / Paris 11.9.51 
Johnny “Guitar” Watson / Oh Baby / RPM / LA 1955

set 3
Curtis Amy & Frank Butler / Groovin’ Blue / Bobblin’ / Pacific Jazz / Hollywood 12.10.60 
Tadd Dameron / The Magic Touch / Just Plain Talkin’ / Riverside / 4.16.62 
Dexter Gordon / The Duel, parts 1 & 2 / Dial / LA 12.4.47
Cab Calloway & his Orchestra / The Skunk Song / soundie / LA 3.30.42 / with The Cabaliers aka The Four Palmer Brothers 
The Dinning Sisters / The Way You Look Tonight / Capitol / Hollywood 1945
Beny Moré y Su Orquesta / Asi Es... Beny / Te Quedarás / RCA Victor / Havana 10.20.58

set 4
Bucky Pizzarelli / Flashes - Solo 7-String Guitar, Volume 3 / Twilight Time / Arbors Jazz / 2004
Ellis Larkins & Ruby Braff / 2 x 2 / Thou Swell / Vanguard / 1956
Ted Brown / Free Wheeling / Aretha / Vanguard / Hollywood 10.24.56 
Jo Stafford / The Best Things in Life Are Free / Capitol / Hollywood 11.7.47 / with Paul Weston & his Orchestra
Nat King Cole / Ballerina / Capitol / Hollywood 1957 / with Nelson Riddle & his Orchestra
Golden Gate Quartet / Everything Moves by the Grace of God / Charlotte, NC 2.2.39

last soulful song
Brenton Wood / Catch You on the Rebound / Double Shot / Hollywood 1967





Friday, May 27, 2022

If the Playlist Turns Green: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 109

You must watch for the wink we get from Sonny! (see below)

Coffeetime, May 27, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Curtis Counce / Exploring the Future / Foreplay / Dooto / 4.8.58 
Lee Morgan / The Cooker / New-Ma / Blue Note / 11.29 
Benny Carter & his Harlem Club Orchestra / Devil’s Holiday / Columbia / 10.16.33 
Little Jack Little Orchestra / Old Roses / Columbia / 2.8.34 
Roy Milton & his Solid Senders / What’s the Use / Specialty / Hollywood 9.47
Anita O’Day / Trav’lin’ Light / If the Moon Turns Green / Verve / Hollywood 1.18.61 / with Johnny Mandel’s Orchestra 

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

set 2
Chico Hamilton / Ellington Suite / In a Sentimental Mood / World Pacific / Hollywood 1.9 & 12.59 
Ray Draper / A Tuba Jazz / Angel Eyes / Jubilee / 11.58 
Benny Carter / Benny Carter Plays Pretty / Laura / Norgran / 9.14.54 
The New York Night Birds [Harry Bidgood & his Broadcasters] / Sweetheart, We Need Each Other / Broadcast / London 1929
Slim Gaillard & his Flat Foot Floogee Boys / (My Darling) It’s You, Only You / Vocalion / 10.4.39 
Blossom Dearie / Blossom Time at Ronnie Scott’s / I’m Hip / Fontana / live, London 1966 

set 3
Sonny Stitt / Now! / Touchy / Impulse! / 6.10.63 
Jimmy Smith / Softly as a Summer Breeze / One for Philly Joe / Blue Note / 10.14.58 
Buddy Collette / Buddy Collette’s Swinging Shepherds / The Funky Shepherds / EmArcy / LA 3.7.58 
Eddie Davis / Happy Birthday / Sittin’ in With / 1948 
Skinnay Ennis & his Orchestra / I Wanna Be Loved / radio transcription / 1948
The Ravens / Deep Purple / National / 1.27.49
Matt Dennis / Plays and Sings Matt Dennis / Angel Eyes / Kapp / live, Tally Ho, Hollywood 1958 

set 4
Chet Baker & Art Pepper / Playboys / Minor Yours / Pacific Jazz / LA 10.31.56 
Eddie South / Deep Purple / Standard Transcription / 6.14.44 / South vln, Billy Taylor p, Eddie Brown d
Peggy Lee / Taking a Chance on Love / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 5.14.46 / with Buddy Cole’s Four of a Kind 
Pee Wee Crayton / Yours Truly / Imperial / LA 1955
The Mello-Tones / Cool by the Riverbanks / Okeh / 10.24.50

last soulful song
Tutti Hill / He’s a Lover / ARock / 1964

Friday, May 20, 2022

A Certain Smile, A Certain Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 108

Danny Kaye and a ventriloquist's dummy that looks like him from the movie Knock on Wood
Yes. I *am* featuring yet another photo of Danny Kaye. So?

Coffeetime, May 20, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Howard McGhee / The Return of Howard McGhee / Rifftide / Bethlehem / 10.22.55 
Conte Candoli All Stars / Big Jazz / Zizanie / Crown / Hollywood 2.3.60 
Sonny Stitt / Sonny Stitt Plays Jimmy Giuffre Arrangements / Giuff / Verve / LA 2.16.59 
Jimmy Dorsey & his Orchestra / Don’t Be That Way / Decca / 3.16.38 
Bob Causer & his Cornellians / I’m Playing with Fire / Melotone / 1.10.33 / vocal = Chick Bullock
Louis Jordan & his Tympany Five / [My Feet Are Killing Me, Marching In] The Infantry Blues / radio broadcast, AFRS Jubilee 41 / Hollywood summer 1943
Amos Milburn & his Aladdin Chicken-Shackers / Walking Blues / Aladdin / LA 1950
Dinah Washington / Since I Fell for You / Mercury / Chicago 11.13.47 / with the Rudy Martin Trio

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

set 2
Vince Guaraldi / Cast Your Fate to the Wind / Since I Fell for You / Fantasy / San Francisco 11.61
Paul Desmond / Easy Living / Bewitched, Bothered, and Bewildered / RCA Victor / 7.14.64
Bechet-Spanier Big Four / Squeeze Me / HRS [Hot Record Society] / 4.6.40
Bing Crosby / Paradise / Brunswick / 3.15.32 / with Victor Young & the ARC Brunswick Studio Orchestra
Billie Holiday / On the Sentimental Side [take 1] / Columbia / 1.12.38 
The Larks / Lucy Brown / Apollo / 3.27.51
Astrud Gilberto & Walter Wanderley / A Certain Smile, A Certain Sadness / Voce Ja Foi Bahia / Verve / 9.20-23.66 

set 3
Ike Quebec / Bossa Nova Soul Samba / Favela / Blue Note / 10.5.62 
Kenny Clarke / Bohemia After Dark / Hear Me Talkin’ to Ya / Savoy / 6.28.55 
Benny Goodman & his Orchestra / Deep Purple / Camel Caravan broadcast / Detroit 2.28.39 / vocal = Martha Tilton
The Marshall Brothers / I Won't Believe You Anymore / Savoy [unissued] / 12.17.51 
Fred Astaire / The Astaire Story, Volume 3 / Night and Day / Clef / LA 12.52 

set 4
Shorty Rogers / Martians, Come Back! / Planetarium / Atlantic / LA 10.26.55 
Bud Shank / Bud Shank – Shorty Rogers / Paradise / Pacific Jazz / LA 5.2.55 
Fats Waller & his Rhythm / Rosetta / Bluebird / 3.6.35 / with celeste! 
Peggy Lee / Goody Goody / Capitol transcription / Hollywood 7.4.8.49 / with the Dave Barbour Four 
Gwen Verdon / The Girl I Left Home For / Find Me a Primitive Man / RCA Victor / 1956
Danny Kaye / All About You / Decca / 2.26.54 / from the Paramount movie Knock on Wood  
The Southern Harmonizers / What Are They Doing in Heaven Today? / Specialty / Hollywood late 1947

last soulful song
The Isley Brothers / The Heat Is On / For the Love of You (Part 1 & 2) / T-Neck / Burbank 1975 

Friday, May 13, 2022

It’s the Same Old Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 107

Elegant and talented Hadda Brooks.

Coffeetime, May 13, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Paul Chambers / Whims of Chambers / We Six / Blue Note / 9.21.56 
Art Farmer / Art Farmer Quintet featuring Gigi Gryce / Forecast / Prestige / 10.21.55 
Pete Johnson’s Band / 627 Stomp / Decca / 11.11.40 
Ray Noble & his Orchestra / Blue Moon / Victor / 1.12.35 / vocal = Al Bowlly 
Johnny Otis Band / Mistrustin’ Blues / Savoy / 2.27.50 / vocals = Little Esther & Mel Walker 
Chris Connor / Sings Lullabys of Birdland / Try a Little Tenderness / Bethlehem / 8.9-11.54 / with Ellis Larkins Trio: Ellis Larkins p, Everett Barksdale g, Beverly Peer b

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

set 2
George Benson / The New Boss Guitar of George Benson with the Brother Jack McDuff Quartet / Easy Living / Prestige / 5.1.64 
Lou Donaldson & Clifford Brown / You Go to My Head / Blue Note / 6.9.53 
Coleman Hawkins [Leonard Feather's All Stars] / My Ideal / Commodore / 12.4.43  
Eddie Lang / April Kisses / Okeh / 4.1.27 
Helen Kane / I’ve Got It (But It Don’t Do Me No Good) / Victor / 7.1.30 
Comedian Harmonists / Dwarfs Yodel Song / HMV / London 12.15.38
Billy Eckstine & his Orchestra / I Love the Rhythm in a Riff / National / 5.2.45 
Julie London / Feeling Good / Girl Talk / Liberty / LA summer 1965 

set 3
Harold Land / Eastward Ho! / Slowly / Jazzland / 7.5.60 
Tommy Flanagan / Moodsville 9 / Jes’ Fine / Prestige / 5.18.60 
Hadda Brooks / Humoresque / Modern / 1947
Artie Shaw & his Orchestra / It’s the Same Old Dream / Musicraft / LA 1946 / vocal = Mel Tormé
The Cats & the Fiddle / I’ll Never, Never Let You Go / Gotham / Philadelphia / 9.49 / vocal = Doris Knighton 
Jimmy Witherspoon / ’Spoon / It Only Happens Once / Reprise / Hollywood 12.8-9.59 

set 4
Stan Getz & Bob Brookmeyer / Recorded Fall ’61 / Nice Work If You Can Get It / Impulse! / 9.12-13.61 
Leroy Vinnegar / Leroy Walks! / Walkin' By the River / Contemporary / LA 9.23.57 
Peggy Lee / Lullaby of Broadway / Capitol transcription / Hollywood 7.16.46 / with Buddy Cole’s Four of a Kind 
Jo Stafford / Blue Moon / Decca / 2.15.52 / with the Pied Pipers and Paul Weston & his Orchestra 
C.B.S. Trumpeteers / Right John / Nashboro / Nashville 1959

last soulful song
The Dells / Stay in My Corner / Vee-Jay / 1965

Friday, May 06, 2022

My Playlist Has Circles Under His Eyes: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 106

Saluting our service members AND the Golden Gate Quartet!

Coffeetime, May 6, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers / Les Liaisons Dangereuse / No Problem #2 / Fontana / 7.28 & 29.59 
Mal Waldron / Mal/2 / Potpourri / Prestige / 4.19.57 
Bennie Moten’s Kansas City Orchestra / Lafayette / Victor / 12.13.32 
Jack Hylton & his Orchestra / If the Moon Turns Green / HMV / London 4.13.35
Louis Jordan & his Tympany Five / Look Out / Decca / 6.4.47
Billie Holiday / Billie Holiday Sings / These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You) / Clef / 3.26.52

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

set 2
Wes Montgomery / Montgomeryland / Falling in Love with Love / Pacific Jazz / LA 10.1.59 
Kenny Drew / Pal Joey / I Didn’t Know What Time It Was / Riverside / 10.15.57 
Johnny Hodges / Blues A-Plenty / I Didn’t Know About You / Verve / 4.5.58 
Carl Kress & Dick McDonough / Stage Fright / Brunswick / 1.30.34
Sophie Tucker / My Canary Has Circles Under His Eyes / Broadway / London 4.31
The Charioteers / Oooh! Look-A There Ain’t She Pretty? / Columbia / 12.5.47
Bill Kanady / Multiplication and Division / Division / Disneyland Records / LA 1963 
Bobby “Blue” Bland / Call on Me / Duke / Memphis 1962

set 3
Johnny Lytle / Done It Again / That’s the Way I Feel / Pacific Jazz / 1967 
Stanley Turrentine / Hustlin’ / The Hustler / Blue Note / 1.24.64 
Lester Young / Sunday / WMGM broadcast / live, Royal Roost 12.4.48 / Jesse Drakes t, Ted Kelly tb, Lester Young ts, Freddy Jefferson p, Tex Briscoe b, Roy Haynes d
Benny Goodman & his Orchestra / Blue Moon / Columbia / 1.15.35 / vocal = Helen Ward
The Four Vagabonds / The Pleasure’s All Mine / Apollo / 11.13.46
Chet Baker / [Chet Baker Sings] / Everything Happens to Me / Riverside / 8.58 

set 4
Lou Levy / A Most Musical Fella / Baubles, Bangles, & Beads / RCA Victor / LA 1.57 
Hal McKusick / The Jazz Workshop / One Score and Eight Horns Ago / RCA Victor / 4.4.56 
Red McKenzie & The Spirits of Rhythm / From Monday On / Decca / 9.11.34 
Peggy Lee / Aren’t You Glad You’re You / Capitol transcription / Hollywood 4.4.49 / with the Dave Barbour Four 
The Clovers / Fool, Fool, Fool / film / Hollywood early spring 1954 
Sammy Davis Jr. / Sammy’s Back on Broadway / I Want to Be with You / Reprise / Hollywood 4.1.65 /
Golden Gate Quartet / When the Moon Goes Down in the Valley of Time / radio transcription / 1949 

last soulful song
Joyce Kennedy / Does Anybody Love Me / Blue Rock / Chicago 1965



Friday, April 29, 2022

Playlist, the Stars, and You: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 105

I believe in Robert Morse!

Coffeetime, April 29, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Charlie Byrd / Byrd’s Word / Tri-X / Riverside / 1958 
Sonny Clark / Sonny Clark Quintets / Royal Flush / Blue Note /1.5.58 
Red Nichols & his World Famous Pennies / Rockin’ in Rhythm / Bluebird / Chicago 6.18.34
Roy Fox & his Band / Midnight, the Stars and You / Decca / London 3.9.34 / vocal = Denny Dennis
T-Bone Walker & his Guitar / I Know Your Wig Is Gone / Black & White / LA 9.13.47
Dinah Washington / [For Those in Love] / If I Had You / EmArcy / 3.15-17.55 

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

set 2
Stanley Turrentine / Jubilee Shout!!! / My Ship / Blue Note / 10.18.62 
Sonny Clark / Sonny’s Crib / Come Rain or Come Shine / Blue Note / 9.1.57 
Les Brown & his Orchestra / Man With a Horn / radio broadcast c. 1945
Ben Bernie & his Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra / Hikin’ Down the Highway / Brunswick / Chicago 7.9.31 / vocal = Frank Sylvano 
Bill “Bojangles” Robinson / Doin’ the New Low Down / Brunswick / 12.29.32 / with Don Redman & his Orchestra
Charles Trenet / La vie qui va / soundtrack to the movie Je chante / Paris 1938
Robert Morse / I Believe in You / original Broadway cast score to How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying / RCA Victor / 1961

set 3
Stanley Turrentine / Rough ’n’ Tumble / Walk on By / Blue Note / 7.1.66 
Ellis Larkins / Blue and Sentimental / At Loose Ends / Decca / 1956 / with Joe Benjamin b
Howard McGhee Jam Band / Trumpet at Tempo / Dial / 7.29.46 
Melody Masters aka The Southern Sons / Wig Blues / Apollo / 10.31.46 
Three Sharps and a Flat / Skinny-Do / Decca / 1939
The Andrew Sisters / Any Bonds Today? / Decca / 10.18.41 / with Vic Schoen & his Orchestra 
Rod McKuen / Alone After Dark / There Will Never Be Another You / Decca / 1960 / with Ellis Larkins p

set 4
Howard Roberts / Good Pickin’s / When the Sun Comes Out / Verve / LA 1959 
Paul Horn / Plenty of Horn / Ebullience / Dot / 4.10.58 
Vaughn Monroe & his Orchestra / Stop Watching the Clock / live, Orpheum Theater, LA 7.21.43 / with The Norton Sisters
Peggy Lee / Blue Moon / Capitol transcription / Hollywood 5.14.46 / with Buddy Cole’s Four of a Kind 
Jackie Wilson & Count Basie / Manufacturers of Soul / Chain Gang / Brunswick / 1968
Golden Gate Quartet / Packing Up - Getting Ready to Go / Bluebird / 11.15.38

last soulful song
LaBrenda Ben / Just Be Yourself / Gordy / Detroit 1963



Friday, April 22, 2022

I’ve Got the Sun in the Morning (And the Playlist at Night): Coffeetime Homebrew ep 104

Kaye & Miss P: two icons who both win!

Coffeetime, April 22, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Lee Morgan / Leeway / Nakatini Suite / Blue Note / 4.28.60 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee-Way
Kenny Dorham / Afro-Cuban / La Villa / Blue Note / 1.30.55 
George Chisholm & his Jive Eight / Broadhurst Garden Blues / London Records / London 5.23.44 
Ambrose & his Orchestra / It’s the Natural Thing to Do / Decca / London 10.26.37 / vocal = Evelyn Dall
Hot Lips Page / Dance of the Tambourine / Savoy / 6.14.44
Ella Fitzgerald / Ella Fitzgerald Sings Sweet Songs for Swingers / Let’s Fall in Love / Verve / 1959 

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

set 2
Wes Montgomery / The Incredible Jazz Guitar of Wes Montgomery / In Your Own Sweet Way / Riverside / 1.28.60 
Dick Sherman / Jazzville, Volume 1 / Everything Happens to Me / Dawn / 1956
Ike Quebec / She’s Funny That Way / Blue Note / 7.18.44
Jack Jenney / Stardust / Vocalion / 10.19.39 / arranged by Hugo Winterhalter
Hoagy Carmichael & his Orchestra / Sittin’ and Whittlin’ / Victor / Chicago 2.19.29 
Leslie A. “Hutch” Hutchinson / A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square / Parlophone / London 1940
Bing Crosby / I’ve Got the Sun in the Morning (And the Moon at Night) / radio broadcast, Bing Crosby Philco Radio Time / Hollywood 10.16.46
Kaye Ballard / One Note Samba / TV broadcast, The Muppets Show, season 1 / London 11.76 / with Kermit & Miss Piggy; aired in spring 1977 

set 3
Seldon Powell / Sextet / She’s Funny That Way / Roost / 1956 
Paul Horn / Plenty of Horn / Chloe / Dot / 4.10.58 
Charlie Parker / Ornithology / live, The Royal Roost 12.11.48 
Ted Straeter, his Piano & The Straeter Singers / The Most Beautiful Girl in the World / Sonora / Chicago 2.48
Jubalaires / Jube’s Blues / Standard transcription / late 1940s
The Four Barrons / Babs / Rhapsody / Hollywood c. 1946
Frank Sinatra / Everything Happens to Me / Capitol / Hollywood 1956 

set 4
Buddy Collette / Buddy’s Best / The Cute Monster / Dooto / Hollywood 2.17.58 
Lee Konitz / Lee Konitz with Warne Marsh / There Will Never Be Another You / Atlantic / 6.14.55 
Jack Sheldon / Jack Sheldon Quintet with Zoot Sims / Palermo Walk / Jazz:West / Hollywood 4.4.55 
Peggy Lee / Them There Eyes / Capitol transcription / Hollywood 5.7.46 / with Buddy Cole’s Four of a Kind 
Eartha Kitt / That Bad Eartha / Avril au Portugal (The Whispering Serenade) / RCA Victor / 1953 / with Henri René & his Orchestra
Jubalaires / Wade in the Water / Standard transcription / late 1940s

last soulful song
Peppermint Harris / Wait Until It Happens to You / Jewel / Shreveport 1965

Friday, April 15, 2022

You’ve Got Dust on Your Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 103

The lowdown with Vanita and Shorty.

Coffeetime, April 15, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Tadd Dameron / Mating Call / On a Misty Night / Prestige / 11.30.56 
Jay Jay Johnson / Turnpike [alt] / Blue Note / 6.22.53 
Jimmie Lunceford & his Orchestra / Mandy, Make Up Your Mind / Vocalion / 4.7.39
Geraldo & his Orchestra / You’ve Got Dust on Your Coat / Decca / London 10.28.36 / vocal = unknown
Roy Milton & his Solid Senders / Thrill Me / Specialty / Hollywood 1946 / vocal = Camille Howard
Slim Gaillard / When Banana Skies Are Falling (I’ll Come Sliding Back to You) / MGM / 1950
Vivian Dandridge / The Look of Love / I Cover the Waterfront / Jubilee / 1968 

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

set 2
Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane / Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane / Why Was I Born? / New Jazz / 3.7.58 
John Jenkins / John Jenkins with Kenny Burrell / Everything I Have Is Yours / Blue Note / 8.11.57 
Stuff Smith / She’s Funny That Way / Decca / Chicago 11.17.43 
Jean Goldkette & his Orchestra / I Didn’t Know / Victor / Detroit 11.24.24 
Jimmie Noone’s Apex Club Orchestra / She’s Funny That Way / Vocalion / Chicago 12.27.28 / vocal = Junie Cobb / Jimmie Noone cl, Joe Poston as, George Mitchell cornet, Fayette Williams tb, Alex Hill p, Junie Cobb banjo, Bill Newton tuba, Johnny Wells d
Eddy Howard & his Orchestra / Dreamer’s Holiday / radio broadcast transcription / Chicago 1949
The Delta Rhythm Boys & Ella Fitzgerald / (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons / Decca / 8.29.46 
Sam Cooke / Twistin’ the Night Away / A Whole Lotta Woman / RCA Victor / 1961 

set 3
Big John Patton / The Way I Feel / Just ¾ / Blue Note / 6.19.64 
Thad Jones / The Magnificent Thad Jones / April in Paris / Blue Note / 7.14.56 
Red Prysock & his House Rockers / Jump for George / Red Robin / 5.52
Vanita Smythe / Does You Do or Does You Don’t / Soundie / 1946 
The Mills Brothers / Someday (You’ll Want Me to Want You) / Decca / 8.11.49 
Don Elliott / Don Elliott Sings / Oh, Baby It Scares Me / Bethlehem / 11.2.55

set 4
Lionel Hampton / Hamp and Getz / Louise / Norgran / Hollywood 8.1.55 / Lionel Hampton vibes, Stan Getz ts, Lou Levy p, Leroy Vinnegar b, Shelly Manne d https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hamp_and_Getz
Terry Gibbs / A Jazz Band Ball, Second Set / Tangerine / Mode / Hollywood 9.57 / subtitled “The Poor People of Beverly Hills” / Terry Gibbs marimba, Victor Feldman & Larry Bunker vibes, Lou Levy p, Max Bennett b, Mel Lewis d
King Cole Trio / (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons / Capitol / 8.22.46 / NKC p, Oscar Moore g, Johnny Miller b
Peggy Lee / Save Your Sorrow for Tomorrow / Capitol transcription / Hollywood 4.4.49 / with the Dave Barbour Four 
Beny Moré / Rumberos de Ayer / RCA / 1950s / duet with Lalo Montané, “El Dueto Fantasma”
Zion Harmonizers / Working the Road / Gotham / 1958

last soulful song
The Natural Four / Heaven Right Here on Earth / Love’s So Wonderful / Chicago 1975



Friday, April 08, 2022

Playlist in the Sky: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 102

Two actors kissing in a aerial balloon in the soundie "Sailboat in the Sky"
Get a room… or a sailboat… or a balloon!

Coffeetime, April 8, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Jerome Richardson / Roamin’ with Richardson / Up at Teddy’s Hill / New Jazz / 10.21.59 
Grant Green / [Gooden’s Corner] / Shadrack / Blue Note / 12.23.61 
Will Osborne & his Orchestra / Organ Grinder’s Swing / Associated Transcription / 11.18.36
Paul Whiteman & his Orchestra / My Melancholy Baby / Columbia / 5.11.28 / vocal = Austin “Skin” Young 
Ruth Brown & The Delta Rhythm Boys / Sentimental Journey / Atlantic / 1950
Blossom Dearie / Give Him the Ooh-La-La / They Say It’s Spring / Verve / 9.12, 13.57 

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

set 2
Buddy Collette / Buddy Collette in Italy / Room with Skies / Ricordi / Milan 3.16.61 
Joe Newman / I Feel Like a Newman / Imagination / Storyville / 4.56 
Les Paul / It’s the Talk of the Town; I Found a New Baby / V-Disc 751B / Hollywood 6.46
Golden Gate Orchestra aka The California Ramblers / Stockholm Stomp / Edison Diamond Disc / 12.9.26
Clarence Williams’ Blue Five / Everybody Loves My Baby (But My Baby Don't Love Nobody But Me) / Okeh / 11.6.24 / vocal = Eva Taylor
Tommy Dorsey & his Orchestra / Blue Skies / V-Disc 1B / 7.15.41 / vocal = Frank Sinatra & chorus
Amos Milburn / My Baby’s Boogying / Aladdin / LA 9.12.46
The Vocaleers / How Soon / Red Robin / summer 1953 

set 3
Dorothy Ashby / Hip Harp / Pawky / Prestige / 3.21.58 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hip_Harp
Ben Webster / [The Consummate Artistry of Ben Webster] / Poutin’ / Norgran [unissued] / 5.21.53 
Sonny Criss / Go Man! / If I Had You / Imperial / 7.10.56 
Flip Phillips / Flip Phillips – Buddy Rich Trio / Salute to the Pres / Clef / San Francisco 2.52
Hal Borne & his Orchestra / Sailboat in the Sky / Soundie / Hollywood 1942 / vocal = Johnnie Johnston, Ann Carmichael, Don Kent, & chorus
The Delta Rhythm Boys / The Laugh’s on Me / Atlantic / 1949
Joe Derise / Joe Derise with the Australian Jazz Quintet / Spring in Old New York / Bethlehem 1956

set 4
Dave Brubeck / My Favorite Things / The Most Beautiful Girl in the World / Columbia / San Francisco 7.19.62 
Lee Konitz / Duet for Saxophone and Guitar / Prestige / 3.13.51 / Konitz as, Billy Bauer g
Charlie Ventura / An Evening with Mary Ann McCall and Charlie Ventura / It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing) / Norgran / 1954 https://youtu.be/q3xX9Z8lnRw
Peggy Lee / Blue Skies / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 5.14.46 / with Buddy Cole’s Four of a Kind 
Jimmy Durante / The Most Beautiful Girl in the World / soundtrack to the MGM movie Billy Rose’s Jumbo / Hollywood 1962 
Fairfield Four / Come On to This Altar / Dot / 12.51

last soulful song
James Phelps / The Look on Your Face / Apache / Chicago 1971

Friday, April 01, 2022

Have You Got Any Playlists Baby: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 101

Feed the kitty!

Coffeetime, April 1, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Donald Byrd / Byrd’s Eye View / Crazy Rhythm / Transition [unissued] / Cambridge, MA 12.2.55 
Paul Chambers / Whims of Chambers / Nita / Blue Note / 9.21.56 
Eddie Condon & his Orchestra / I Know That You Know / Shirmer / radio broadcast, “Eddie Condon Blue Network Show” #15, Town Hall 8.26.44 / Joe Marsala cl 
Ben Bernie & his Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra / Crazy Rhythm / Brunswick / 4.6.28 / vocal = Ben & Dave Bernie plus Maxwell & Raymond Covert
Roy Milton & his Solid Senders / Pack Your Sack… Jack / Specialty / Hollywood 7.8.47 / vocal = Camille Howard
Thelma Gracen / Night and Day / More than You Know / EmArcy / 1956 

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

set 2
Modern Jazz Quartet / All of You / Prestige / 7.2.55 
Bud Powell / It Could Happen to You / Blue Note / 1951
Flip Phillips / Flip Phillips Quintet / I’ll Never Be the Same / Clef / 9.13.54
Joe Venuti & his Orchestra / Smoke Rings / transcription / 12.26-28.34
The Ipana Troubadours / I Know That You Know / Columbia / 12.9.26 / vocal = Charles Kaley 
Phil Harris Orchestra / Now You’ve Got Me Doing It / Decca / 9.16.35 
Fats Waller & Ada Brown / That Ain’t Right / soundtrack to 20th Century Fox movie Stormy Weather / Hollywood 1943 
Quarteto Em Cy (aka The Girls from Bahia) / ¡Revolución Con Brasilia! / Road to Nowhere (Estrada do Nada) / Warner Brothers / 1967

set 3
Henry Mancini / More Music from Peter Gunn / Goofin’ at the Coffee House / RCA Victor / 1959
Blue Mitchell / The Thing to Do / The Thing to Do / Blue Note / 7.30.64 
Charlie Parker / The Hymn aka Superman / Dial / 10.28.47 / CP as, Miles Davis t, Duke Jordan p, Tommy Potter b, Max Roach d 
Joe Sullivan & his Café Society Orchestra / I Cover the Waterfront / Vocalion / 2.9.40 / vocal = Helen Ward
The Orioles / Along About Sundown / Jubilee [unissued] / 8.25.52 
Earl Coleman with Sonny Rollins / Tour de Force / Two Different Worlds / Prestige / 12.7.56 

set 4
Bill Holman – Mel Lewis Quintet / Jive for Five / The Beat Generation / Andex / Hollywood 6.6.58 
Stan Kenton & his Orchestra / Kenton Showcase: The Music of Bill Holman / Solo for Buddy / Capitol / Hollywood 3.2.54 / solo: Buddy Childers t, arranged by Bill Holman 
Babs & her Brothers / No Other One / Decca / 12.4.35 / later became The Smoothies  
Peggy Lee / Wherever There’s Me There’s You / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 6.10.46 / with Frank DeVol & his Orchestra 
Bobby Darin / This Is Darin / Have You Got Any Castles Baby / Atco / 5.12.59
The Chosen Gospel Singers / When I Get Home / Specialty / Hollywood 4.28.54

last soulful song
The Five Stairsteps / The Girl I Love / Windy C / Chicago 1967

Friday, March 25, 2022

Talkin’ All Out of My Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 100

Handsome man, handsome guitar.


Coffeetime, March 25, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Benny Golson / Benny Golson and the Philadelphians / You’re Not the Kind / United Artists / 11.17.58 
Lee Morgan / Lee Morgan [1541] / Slightly Hep / Blue Note / 12.2.56 
Dardanelle [Breckenridge] & her Boys / Happy Cat / soundie / 1946 / Dardanelle p, Joe Sinacore g, Bert Nazer b 
Chick Webb & his Orchestra / Liza (All the Clouds’ll Roll Away) / Decca / 5.3.38
Seger Ellis / Without You Sweetheart / Columbia / 4.20.28 
Goree Carter / Sweet Old Woman’s Blues / Freedom / Houston 4.49 
Etta Jones / Hollar! / I Got It Bad (And That Ain’t Good) / Prestige / 9.16.60 

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

set 2
Oscar Peterson / Night Train / I Got It Bad (And That Ain’t Good) / Verve / LA 12.15 & 16.62 
Curtis Fuller / Soul Trombone / In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning / Impulse! / 11.15–17.61 
Eddie South / Solace / Standard Transcription / 6.14.44 / South vln, Billy Taylor p, Eddie Brown d
Teddy Wilson / Sweet and Simple / [CBS] / 5.22.34 
Greta Keller / Auf Wiedersehen, My Dear / British Pathé film / London 1932 
Lil Green & her Trio / What's the Matter with Love? / Bluebird / Chicago 4.23.41 / with Big Bill Broonzy 
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 
Little Esther / Talkin’ All Out of My Head / Decca / 7.14.53 http://www.uncamarvy.com/LittleEsther/littleesther.html

set 3
Red Garland / Soul Junction / Birks Works / Prestige / 11.15.57 
Tiny Grimes with Coleman Hawkins / Blues Groove / Soul Station / Prestige / 2.28.58 
Dizzy Gillespie / Birks Works / Savoy / 3.1.53 
Duke Ellington & his Orchestra / I Got It Bad (And That Ain’t Good) / Columbia / 2.15.33 / vocal = Ivie Anderson
The Ravens / For You / National / 4.24.47
Joe Mooney / The Greatness of Joe Mooney / Happiness Is You / Columbia / 1963 

set 4
Oscar Peterson / Plays the Irving Berlin Song Book / Isn’t This a Lovely Day / Verve / Chicago / summer 1959 
Mundell Lowe / The Mundell Lowe Quartet / Cheek to Cheek / Riverside / 1955 
June Christy & the Kentones / Prelude to a Kiss / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 8.1.46 
Marvin Gaye / I Got It Bad (And That Ain’t Good) / Motown [unissued] / Detroit 1965
Harmonizing Four / Come Over Here / Gotham [unissued] / early 1950s

last soulful song
The Notations / A New Day / Twinight / Chicago 1971



Friday, March 18, 2022

Variegated Angel of the Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 99

Just try to keep up with Lock!

Coffeetime, March 18, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Fred Jackson / Hootin’ ’n‘ Tootin’ / Hootin’ ’n‘ Tootin’ / Blue Note / 2.5.62 
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers / At the Jazz Corner of the World / Just Coolin’ / Blue Note / 4.15.59 
Count Basie’s Kansas City Seven / Dickie’s Dream / Vocalion / 9.5.39 
Eddie South / Dark Angel of the Violin / Pardon Madame / Columbia / 6.10.40
Tom Clines & his Music / (You Were Only) Passing Time with Me / Brunswick / 9.29.30 / vocal = Jack Carney 
Duke Jenkins Aristocrats / Baby, I’m Sick of You / Aristocrat / Chicago 1949 / vocal = Freddie Jenkins as 
Etta Jones / Don’t Go to Strangers / If I Had You / Prestige / 6.21.60 

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

set 2
Billy Taylor / Sleeping Bee / Theodora / MPS / 4.69 
Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis / Lock, The Fox / The Good Life / RCA Victor / 1966 
Bill Evans & Jim Hall / Undercurrent / I Hear a Rhapsody / United Artists / spring 1962 
The California Ramblers / On the Oregon Trail / Edison / 4.2.25
Henry Hall & the BBC Dance Orchestra / In a Little Second Hand Store / Columbia / London 1933 / vocal = Les Allen
Skeets Tolbert & his Gentlemen of Swing / I’m Blowin’ My Top / Decca / 7.5.39 / vocal = Babe Wallace 
Tommy Steele / soundtrack: The Happiest Millionaire / Fortuosity / Buena Vista / Hollywood 1967 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Happiest_Millionaire

set 3
Donald Byrd / Fuego / Lament / Blue Note / 10.4.59 
Johnny Griffin / The Kerry Dancers / Hush-A-Bye / Riverside / 12.21.61 
Fats Navarro / Barry’s Bop / Savoy / 12.5.47 
Golden Gate Quartet / Julius Caesar / V-Disc 021B / 8.43
Lionel Hampton & his Orchestra / Any Time at All / Victor / 7.21.38 
Dean Martin / Dream with Dean / If You Were the Only Girl (In the World) / Reprise / Hollywood 8.4.64 

set 4
Jim Hall / Jazz Guitar / Thanks for the Memory / Pacific Jazz / LA 1.57 / JH g, Carl Perkins p, Red Mitchell b 
Count Basie & his Orchestra / Basie Straight Ahead / Basie – Straight Ahead / Dot / Hollywood 10.68 
Peggy Lee / If You Were the Only Boy / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 7.29.46 / with Frank DeVol & his Orchestra 
Hoagy Carmichael / I Get Along without You Very Well / private recordings / Hoagy’s home, Long Island c. 1951
Kay Starr / Losers, Weepers / When a Woman Loves a Man / Capitol / Hollywood 1960 
Golden Gate Quartet / Toll the Bell Easy / Columbia / 12.3.41

last soulful song
The Presidents / I Want My Baby / Deluxe / 1969

Friday, March 11, 2022

Playlistido: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 98

Yes! Another spring, another feature for SDJr!

Coffeetime, March 11, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Tina Brooks / The Waiting Game / Dhyana / Blue Note [unissued] / 3.2.61 
Duke Pearson / Profile / Two Mile Run / Blue Note / 10.25.59 
Jimmie Lunceford & his Orchestra / Jazznocracy / Bluebird / 1.26.34 
Spike Hughes & his Decca-Dents / A Miss Is as Good as a Mile / Decca / London 3.12.30 / vocal = Val Rosning 
The Five Cousins [Spirits of Rhythm] / Rhythm / Brunswick / 9.20.33 
Calvin Boze & his All Stars / Working with My Baby / Score / LA 1949
Carmen McRae / Birds of a Feather / Flamingo / Decca / 8.58 / with Ben Webster (listed on album as “tenorman” 

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

set 2
Mat Mathews / The Modern Art of Mat Mathews / Flamingo [unissued] / Dawn / 7.56 / solo accordion
Ben Webster/ Wanted to Do One Together / How Long Has This Been Going On / Columbia / 6.7.62
Bud Shank / Bud Shank & Three Trombones / Little Girl Blue / Pacific Jazz / Hollywood 6.22.54
Larry Adler & his Orchestra / St. Louis Blues / Regal Zonophone / London 6.35
Eddie Lang / Add a Little Wiggle / Okeh / 3.29/28 / Frank Signorelli p 
Edgar Hayes Quintet / So Rare / Decca / 9.7.37 / vocal = Bill Darnell 
Jimmie Lunceford & his Orchestra / He Ain’t Got Rhythm / Decca / 1.26.37 / Al Norris g 
Jesse Belvin / Where’s My Girl / Specialty / Hollywood 3.17.55

set 3
Randy Weston / With These Hands… / The Man I Love / Riverside / 3.56 
Kenny Burrell / Kenny Burrell / Perception / Prestige / 2.1.57 
Joe Puma / East Coast Jazz 3 / Loris / Bethlehem / 11.30.54 
Charlie Parker / Bloomdido / Clef / 6.6.50
The Ponce Sisters / A Million Dreams / Columbia / 12.16.32 / Jimmy Dorsey (cor), Joe Venuti (vln), Ethel Ponce (p), Eddie Lang (g), unknown (b), unknown (vib), Ethel Ponce, Dorothea Ponce (vcl)
Al Donahue & his Orchestra / Any Time at All / Vocalion / 7.20.38 / vocal = Paula Kelly
Jack Lemmon / Sings and Plays Music from “Some Like It Hot” / I’m Thru with Love / Epic / Hollywood 1959

set 4
Buddy Collette / Mrs. Potts / Challenge / Hollywood 5.13.57 
Al Cohn, Bill Perkins, Richie Kamuca / The Brothers! / The Walrus / RCA Victor / 6.25.55 
Bing Crosby & Trudy Erwin / People Will Say We’re in Love / Decca / Hollywood 1943 / with The Sportsmen Glee Club
June Christy & the Kentones / September in the Rain / Capitol Transcription / 12.27.45 / solo = Boots Mussulli 
Sammy Davis Jr. / Another Spring / live, Hamburg, Germany 7.18.65 
Swan Silvertones / Heavenly Light Shine On Me / Specialty [unissued] / LA mid-1950

last soulful song
The Manhattans / The Picture Became Quite Clear / DeLuxe / 1969



Friday, March 04, 2022

Playlist in the Absinthe House: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 97

Ooooo, look at me, Yves… look at *me*!

Coffeetime, March 4, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Hank Mobley / Hank Mobley [1568] / Mighty Moe and Joe / Blue Note / 6.23.57 
Shelly Manne & his Men / At the Blackhawk, volume 5 / How Deep Are the Roots / Contemporary / live, The Blackhawk, San Francisco 9.23.59 
Ben Selvin & his Orchestra / Oh Gee! Oh Joy! / Columbia / 1.28.28 / vocal = Lewis James; lyrics by P.G. Wodehouse, music by George Gerswhin for the Broadway musical Rosalie 
Louis Jordan & his Tympany Five / You’re Much Too Fat (And That’s That) / Decca / Hollywood 12.1.47
La Vergne Smith / Angel in the Absinthe House / Hey There / Cook / New Orleans late 1954

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

set 2
Gerry Mulligan / Night Lights / In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning / Philips / fall 1962 
Leo Wright / Blues Shout / Angel Eyes / Atlantic / summer 1960 
Ex-Hermanites / Ex-Hermanites Featuring Bill Harris / Everywhere / Mode / Hollywood 9.57 
Kay Kyser & his Orchestra / Ma (She’s Making Eyes at Me) / Columbia / 1.29.40 / vocal = Sully Mason
Charlie Barnet & his Orchestra / Wanderin’ Blues / Victor / 3.21.40 / vocal = Mary Ann McCall https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200042991/BS-047989-Wanderin_blues
Dinah Washington / Mean and Evil Blues / Mercury / 8.11.46 / with Tab Smith & his Orchestra
Betty Garrett & Milton Berle / Ev’rything I’ve Got / RCA Victor / 1947 / with Lehman Engel & his Orchestra


set 3 
Duke Pearson / Wahoo! / ESP (Extrasensory Perception) / Blue Note / 11.24.64 
Harold Land / Harold in the Land of Jazz / Grooveyard / Contemporary / LA 1.14.58 
Tab Smith & his Orchestra / Milk Train / United / Chicago 8.28.51 
Bob Chester & his Orchestra / You Lucky People, You / Bluebird / 2.4.41 / vocal = Bill Darnell 
The Charioteers / Chi-Baba, Chi-Baba (My Bambino Go to Sleep) / Columbia / 4.16.47
Yves Montand / Clopin-Clopant / Odeon / Paris 1960

set 4
The Montgomery Brothers / Groove Yard / Groove Yard / Riverside / 1.3.61 
Gerald Wiggins / The Loveliness of You / Ma, She’s Making Eyes at Me / Tampa / Hollywood 1958
Barney Kessel / Kessel Plays Standards / Speak Low / Contemporary / LA 6.4.54 
Peggy Lee / All the Cats Join In / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 6.10.46 / with Frank DeVol & his Orchestra 
Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 / Herb Alpert Presents / Berimbau / A&M / LA 1966 
Golden Gate Quartet / Troubles of the World / Bluebird / Andrew Jackson Hotel, Rock Hill, SC 2.2.39

last soulful song
Major Lance / Sweet Music / Okeh / Chicago 11.27.63