Friday, January 14, 2022

Give Me Liberty or Give Me Playlist: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 91

Lovely Deniece: tops at helping us feel free…

Coffeetime, January 14, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Roland Kirk / Kirk’s Work / The Skaters Waltz / Prestige / 7.11.61 
Stan Getz / Signal / Roost / Storyville Club, Boston 10.28.51 
Count Basie & his Orchestra / Volcano / Okeh / 11.7.37
Frankie Newton & his Uptown Serenaders / I’ve Found a New Baby / Varsity [unissued] / 3.5.37 
Eddie Paul & his Paramount Orchestra / Moon Over Miami / Perfect / 12.5.35 / vocal = Johnny Hauser
Bonnie Davis / Don’t Stop Now / Savoy / 1943 / with Bunny Banks Trio 
Nancy Harrow / You Never Know / Song for the Dreamer / Atlantic / 10.29.62 / song written by John Lewis and Margo Guryan  

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

set 2
Harry Edison / Gee Baby, Ain’t I Good to You / Moonlight in Vermont / Verve / LA 3.57 
Cal Tjader / Tjader Goes Latin / Happiness Is a Thing Called Joe / Fantasy / LA 1958
The Swingville All-Stars / Rockin’ in Rhythm / Willow Weep for Me / Prestige / 3.31.60 
Chuck Richards / Devil in the Moon / Vocalion / 12.19.34 
Gray Gordon & his Tic-Toc Rhythm Orchestra / Leanin’ on the Old Top Rail / radio transcription / 1939 / vocal = Cliff Grass
Doris Day / Show Time / I Got the Sun in the Morning / Columbia / LA 1960 / with Axel Stordahl & Orchestra 
Dee Clark / Hold On… It’s Dee Clark / Nature Boy / Vee Jay / 1961

set 3
Jimmy Smith / House Party / Blues After All / Blue Note / 8.25.57 
Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane / Kenny Burrell & John Coltrane / Lyresto / New Jazz / 3.7.58 
Al Viola / Solo Guitar / How Long Has This Been Going On / Mode / Hollywood 9.57 / with an Eva Diana cover portrait 
Lloyd Glenn & his Orchestra / Soldier’s Hop / Imperial / Hollywood 12.47
Delta Rhythm Boys / I Dreamt I Dwelt in Harlem / Minoco Productions Soundie / 1946
Thelma Carpenter / American Lullaby / Majestic / 8.46 / with the Ames Brothers [the Four Amory Brothers]
Jimmy Witherspoon / Blues Around the Clock / You Made Me Love You (I Didn’t Want to Do It) / Prestige / 11.5.63 / (last week played I Had a Dream, but announced it incorrectly as this)

set 4
Lee Konitz & Jimmy Giuffre / Lee Konitz Meets Jimmy Giuffre / The Song Is You / Verve / 5.12,13.59 
Johnny Smith / Jazz at NBC [Moonlight in Vermont] / Vilia [Vilja] / Royal Roost / 7.53 
King Cole Trio / Moonlight in Vermont / Capitol / Hollywood 8.13.37
Mildred Bailey / Give Me Liberty or Give Me Love / Brunswick / 10.17.33 / with the Dorsey Brothers Orchestra 
Peggy Lee / The Best Man / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 7.29.46 / with Frank DeVol’s Orchestra 
Shirley Jones & Jack Cassidy / With Love from Hollywood / Nice Work If You Can Get It / Columbia / Hollywood 1959 / with Frank DeVol’s Orchestra
Zion Travelers / Every Time I Feel the Spirit / Dooto / LA 1962

last soulful song
Deniece Williams / This Is Niecy / Free / Columbia / LA summer 1976





Friday, January 07, 2022

It’s So Nice to Have a Playlist Around the House: Coffeetime Homebrew ep 90

That parade wouldn’t pass by lovely and talented Pearl!

Coffeetime, January 7, 2022, Angelynn Grant

set 1
Art Farmer / Perception / Change Partners / Argo / 10.25-27.61 
Elmo Hope / Low Tide / Blue Note / LA 5.9.54 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trio_and_Quintet
Frank Morgan / B.T. / GNP Crescendo [unissued] / live, Crescendo Club, Hollywood 8.11.56 
Frankie Newton Quintet / Daybreak Blues / Blue Note / 4.7.39
Jean Goldkette & his Orchestra / Idolizing / Victor / 10.12.26 / vocal = Frank Bessinger 
Louis Jordan & his Tympany Five / Early in the Mornin’ / Decca / LA 4.23.47 
Ella Fitzgerald / Ella Sings the Duke Ellington Song Book Volume 2 / Lush Life / Verve / LA 10.17.57 / with the Oscar Peterson Trio (Barney Kessel, Ray Brown)

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

set 2
Dexter Gordon / [Clubhouse] / Jodi / Blue Note / 5.27.65 
Cannonball Adderley / Know What I Mean? / Elsa / Riverside / 2.21.61 
Adrian Rollini / Sugar / Decca / 10.23.34  
Joe Venuti’s Blue Four / Raggin’ the Scale / Okeh / 5.7.30 
Mamie Smith / Keep a Song in Your Soul / Okeh / 2.19.31 
Rabon Tarrant & Jack Mcvea & his Door Openers / Slowly Goin’ Crazy Blues / Black & White / LA 1946
Ethel Merman & Ray Bolger / It’s So Nice to Have a Man Around the House / Decca / 2.20.50 / with Sy Oliver & his Orchestra 
Lord Invader & his Calypso Quintet / Mahalia, I Want Back Ma Dollar / Pye Nixa / 1957 

set 3
Stanley Turrentine / Dearly Beloved / Troubles of the World / Blue Note / 6.8.61 
Johnny Hodges / Blues-a-Plenty / Reeling And Rocking / Verve / 4.5.58 / cover painting & design by Paula Powers  
Benny Carter & his Orchestra / Hurry, Hurry / Capitol / San Francisco 10.25.43 / vocal = Savannah Churchill
The Dozier Boys / You Got to Get It / Chess / Chicago c. 8.50 http://campber.people.clemson.edu/dozier.html
Jimmy Witherspoon / Blues Around the Clock / I Had a Dream / Prestige / 11.5.63 

set 4
Howard Rumsey’s Lighthouse All-Stars / Volume 3 / Out of Somewhere / Contemporary / LA 7.22.52
André Previn & Russ Freeman / Double Play! / Strike Out the Band / Contemporary / LA 5.11.57 
Sonny Criss / Easy Living / Imperial / LA 2.24.56 
June Christy & the Kentones / I’m Thrilled / Capitol Transcription / Hollywood 7.31.46 
Pearl Bailey / The One and Only Pearl Bailey Sings / There’s Plenty More Where That Came From / Mercury / 1956
The Pilgrim Travelers / Move Up to Heaven / Specialty / Hollywood 7.25.52

last soulful song
The Independents / Chuck, Helen, Eric, Maurice / Lucky Fellow / Wand / Chicago 1973