Songs on Toast – 10/30/2009

Things About Comin’ My Way 4:59 Ndidi Onukwulu Things About Comin’ My Way
Pas O Soue La 2:15 Abel Zenon Tumbele!
Do You Love Me (Like You Say You Do) Lee Fields My World
Firefly 2:29 Michael Franti Songs from the Front Porch
Homeron 3:34 Paris Combo Living Room
Soul 2 2:17 Chus Martínez Sensacional Soul Vol 2
Sadou 8:17 Franco Francophonic – Vol.2: 1980 – 1989
Arte Bella 2:38 Ken Boothe & Stranger Cole Ska Bonanza
Your Feeling is Mine 2:22 Otis Redding Love Man
Depuis Toujours 4:22 Francis Cabrel Hors-Saison
Absinthe 4:22 Otis Taylor Recapturing The Banjo
False Hearted Lover Blues 3:30 Levon Helm Dirt Farmer
A Taste Of Honey 2:38 Chet Atkins Chet Atkins:The Master & His Music
In The Garden 2:31 Luther Dickinson Sons of Mudboy
Walk With Me Lord 3:02 Rev. Louis Overstreet Live@the Powerhouse Church of God
Night Comes In 10:48 Richard & Linda Thompson In Concert November 1975
Wayang Sasak: Laju 1:43 Sekaha Sekar Karya Music of Indonesia, Vol. 14:
Mixed Up, Shook Up Girl 3:45 Mink Deville Hearing Is Believing
Angie 2:57 Womack & Womack Love Wars
Sweet Black Angel 2:58 The Rolling Stones Exile On Main Street
Stoned Faces Don’t Lie 4:40 Sir Douglas Quintet Complete Mercury Masters
Astro Sister 2:20 The Negro Problem Welcome Black
Be My Husband 3:23 Nina Simone Pastel Blues
Nearer To Thee 8:36 Sam Cooke & Soul Stirrers The Great 1955Shrine Concert
It Won’t Be Very Long 2:36 Sam Cooke & Soul Stirrers Sam Cooke & the Soul Stirrers
Bongo Man 5:03 Jimmy Cliff Give Thanx
Christian Wolff in Cambridge 3:15 Morton Feldman The Rothko Chapel
Ollin Azageed 8:31 Hamza El Din Eclipse
abandon sight 2:07 Jun Miyake Stolen From Strangers

Updoc 64: The Root: 10/30/09

Opening theme: Blind Willie Johnson: Dark Was the Night: Praise God I’m Satisfied (Shanachie)

1.    Howlin’ Wolf: Runnin’ Shoes; The Howlin’ Wolf Story (film directed by Don McGlynn)
2.    Miles Davis/Gil Evans: Prayer – Oh Doctor Jesus; Porgy and Bess (Columbia)
3.    Marion Williams: How I Got Over; My Soul Looks Back (Shanachie)
4.    Charles Mingus/Booker Ervin: Prayer for Passive Resistance; Passions of a Man – The Complete Atlantic Recordings (Rhino/Atlantic)
5.    Dimi Mint Abba/Khalifa Ould Eide: Waidalal Waidalal: Moorish Music from Mauretania (World Circuit)
6.    Julius Hemphill Sextet: Fat Man; Fat Man and the Hard Blues (Black Saint)
7.    Rev. J.C. Burnett: The Gospel Train is Leaving; La Grande Epoque du Gospel 1932 – 1944 (Chronological Classics)
8.    John Coltrane: Blues to Bechet; The  Heavyweight  Champion  – The  Complete  Atlantic  Recordings (Rhino/Atlantic)
9.    The Harmonizing Four: Motherless Child; And God Will Take Care of You (Vee Jay)
10.     Charlie Johnson’s Paradise Orchestra: The Boy in the Boat; Harlem Big Bands (Timeless Historical)
11.     Robert Johnson: Walkin’ Blues; King of the Delta Blues (Columbia)
12.     Mahalia Jackson: Keep Me, Everybody; La Grande Epoque du Gospel 1932 – 1944 (Chronological Classics)
13.     Archie Shepp: Mama Too Tight [title tune] (Impulse)
14.     Sam Cooke & the Soul Stirrers: We Shall Be Free; Jesus is My Savior (Fuel 2000)
15.     Clifford Jordan Big Band: The Highest Mountain; Down Through the Ages – Live at Condon’s (Fantasy/Milestone)
16.     Sister Rosetta Tharpe: Strange Things Happening Every Day; La Grande Epoque du Gospel 1932 – 1944 (Chronological Classics)
17.     Ornette Coleman: The Legend of Bebop; Beauty is a Rare Thing – The Complete Atlantic Recordings (Rhino//Atlantic)
18.     NeBa Solo: Kenedougou Foly; Kene Balafons (Cobalt/Believe Digital)
19.     Son House: Death Letter Blues; Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues: Son House (Columbia/Legacy)
20.     Duke Ellington: Echoes of Harlem [title tune] (Naxos Jazz Legends)
21.     Leonard Bernstein/BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus/London Oratory School Schola/Leonard Slatkin: Chichester Psalms II – Psalm 23; Kaddish – Chichester Psalms – Missa Brevis (Chandos)
22.     Sonny Criss/Horace Tapscott: The Black Apostles; Sonny’s Dream – The Birth of the New Cool (Fantasy/Prestige)

B.P.R.D. – 10/29/2009

A little late, here’s this week’s B.P.R.D. lineup: A few sections from a fascinating 2008 CD by Joëlle Léandre and Quentin Sirjacq. Then the first and third movements of Brian Fennelly‘s “Evanescences for Instruments and Electronic Tape” from 1969. Next is Fennelly’s 1967 Wind Quintet, and the show ends with another brief fragment by Léandre and Sirjacq. Hope you enjoy.

Monkey Mind – 10/25/2009

Time Song Artist Album
3pm Aguas de Marco Elis Regina Bossanova Brasil
  Zagueiro Jorge Ben
  Slowvisor Eddie Palmieri Palmas
  Dat Guloya Swing Enrique Fernandez & the Enriquillo Winds Melodia Para Congas
  Unknown Unknown Zaire band The Arthur S. Alberts Collection: More Tribal, Folk, and Cafe Music of West Africa
  Baby Doll Fatback Fatbackin': The Perception Sessions
  The Devil Brothers Johnson
  Walking Away Brother Ali The Undisputed Truth
  Earth Fay Victor Ensemble Cartwheels Through the Cosmos
  You Masculine You Lambchop Nixon
  Incomplete and Insecure Avett Brothers I and Love and You
4pm Nashville 1 a.m. Harvey Mandel Cristo Redentor
  Love Stone the Crows Ode to John Law
  Thoughts That Go By Steam Pere Ubu Song of the Bailing Man
  I'm In Control Mickey Jupp Long Distance Romancer
  I Am That I Am Peter Tosh Equal Rites
  Spiritual Compound Buckminster Fuzeboard How to Make C60Br24 In Under an Hour
  All Set, For Jazz Ensemble Milton Babbitt/Contemporary Chamber Ensemble Spectrum: New American Music, Vol. 5
  The Sadness of the Madness Joe Fonda-Michael Jefrey Stevens Quintet Parallel Lines
  New Face In Hell The Fall Grotesque
  My Infatuation James Chance and the Contortions Irrestible Impulse
  Playland Mission of Burma Forget
  House Flaming Mission of Burma Forget

FreeWorldNetworkRadio-X – 10/29/2009

Been holding back from doing a total funk show… this one comes close, but more like a tease to myself… you can count on a return… full blast! the month of “October” just has a funky sound to it… but I will not wait that long for it to return…

Time Song Artist Album
noon The Ballad Of Flecther Reade The Smyrk BoldAsLove.us Presents: Fire In The Dark
  Africa Strut Lynn Westbrook The Sound of Funk Vol.2
  High Speed Chase Miles Davis Doo Bop
  Hollywood George Clinton & Prince's NPG 1-800-New-Funk
  Rumble Up That Jungle Jean-Paul Bourelly Cutmotion
  Harmless Guillermo Brown Shuffle Mode
  Funk Stick Ross Brown Project The Aliens Are Getting Angry
  Are You In De La Soul Nike Run
  Give It Up Jean Grae This Week
  Trouble Man Jean Grae The Orchestra Files
  Honey Suckle Rose Count Basie The Best of Early Basie
  D'Vamp Graham Haynes & No Image What Time It Be
  Nobody Knows Brothers From Another Planet Brothers From Another Planet
  Tselane BLK JKS After Robots
5pm Ocean Tamar Kali BoldAsLove.us Presents: Fire In The Dark
  Zimzalabim Mos Def The New Danger
  Something Stank George Clinton & the P-Funk Allstars How Late Do U Have 2BB4UR Absent?
  Wicky Wacky The Fatback Band Keep On Steppin'
  Pigeon Hole PPP Abundance
  Belema Opotopo (Easy Kabaka Brown) Nigeria Special: Modern High Life, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970- 1976
  Out Of Town The RH Factor Hard Groove
  Losing My Mind The J.U.S. Evolution Are You Evolutionized?
  Downstairs Nublu Orchestra Conducted by Butch Morris Nublu Orchestra conducted by Butch Morris
  Until the Lion Learns To Speak K'Naan The Dusty Foot Philosopher
  We've Been Waiting Graham Central Station Graham Central Station
  U.S.A. Akoya Afrobeat Ensemble Introducing Akoya Afrobeat Ensemble
  6996-Club-Yohimbe Yohimbe Brothers Front End Lifter

Songs on Toast – 10/25/2009

Mi Homlan Dadalé 5:58 Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou “The Vodoun Effect”
It’s A Vanity 4:23 Gabo Brown & Orchestre Poly-Rythmo African Scream Contest
D’leau Coco 5:04 Les Leopards Tumbele!
El Rhythmo Novelty 3:02 Smokey Hormel Smokey’s Secret Family
If Love Should Appear 2:54 The Ordinaires Soundboard tape @ Knitting Factory
Tie One On 2:31 Meshell Ndegeocello Devil’s Halo
Sick And Tired 4:42 Johnny Jenkins Ton-Ton Macoute!
Ahissa 5:12 Kouyate Sory Assalam Aleikoum Africa:
Je Veux Une Femme 2:13 Bushmen Ju?ansi From Namibia Namibie – Bushmen
Son Tambou La 3:49 Les Gentlemens Tumbele!
You’re Nogood 20:31 Terry Riley You’re Nogood
What Do You Need 4:13 Cory Chisel & Wandering Sons Death Won’t Send A Letter
My Brother Mike 3:29 Larry John McNally Folksinger
Venice Beach 4:42 Bob Neuwirth Back To The Front
Seeing Is Believing 4:40 Byron isaacs
On The Moon 3:29 A.A. Bondy When The Devil’s Loose
Bus Station 4:05 Dave Alvin King of California
Galilée Mon Amour 7:17 Anouar Brahem Astounding Eyes Of Rita
The Astounding Eyes Of Rita 8:42 Anouar Brahem Astounding Eyes Of Rita
Soonaapan 1:20 Jaipur Kawa Brass Band Fanfare Du Rajastan
Peace Piece 6:38 Niño Josele Paz
She Slips Away 3:16 Martin Simpson Prodigal Son
Feel Like Going Home 3:52 Muddy Waters Muddy Waters Folk Singer

Updoc 63: Mountain Crossing: 10/23/09

Opening theme: Art Ensemble of Chicago: Nice Guys [title tune] (ECM)

1.    Yoshikazu Iwamoto: Kumoijishi (Lion Above Clouds); The Spirit of Dusk (Buda/Musique du Monde)
2.    Weather Report: Scarlet Woman; Mysterious Traveler (Columbia)
3.    Yusef Lateef: Water Pistol; Into Something (Prestige)
4.    David Murray/Bobby Bradford: Waiting for Thelonious; Death of a Sideman (DiW)
5.    Takeo Izumi: Mountain Crossing (Yamagoe); Samurai Music – Traditional Zen Music by ‘Shakuhachi’ Bamboo Flute (Insideout)
6.    Steven Mackey/Fred Sherry/Ray Dillard/Boston Modern Orchestra Project/Gil Rose: Banana Dump Truck [title tune] (Albany)
7.    Takeo Izumi: Rainbow in the Wind (Fuzenko); Samurai Music – Traditional Zen Music by ‘Shakuhachi’ Bamboo Flute (Insideout)
8.     Sonny  Rollins:: Doxy; Our  Man  in  Jazz (RCA  Victor)
8.    Olivier Messiaen/SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg/Silvain Camberling: The Awakening of the Birds (Hänssler)

Songs on Toast – 10/23/2009

Mi Homlan Dadalé 5:58 Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou “The Vodoun Effect”
It’s A Vanity 4:23 Gabo Brown & Orchestre Poly-Rythmo African Scream Contest
D’leau Coco 5:04 Les Leopards Tumbele!
El Rhythmo Novelty 3:02 Smokey Hormel Smokey’s Secret Family
If Love Should Appear 2:54 The Ordinaires Soundboard tape @ Knitting Factory
Tie One On 2:31 Meshell Ndegeocello Devil’s Halo
Sick And Tired 4:42 Johnny Jenkins Ton-Ton Macoute!
Ahissa 5:12 Kouyate Sory Assalam Aleikoum Africa:
Je Veux Une Femme 2:13 Bushmen Ju?ansi From Namibia Namibie – Bushmen
Son Tambou La 3:49 Les Gentlemens Tumbele!
You’re Nogood 20:31 Terry Riley You’re Nogood
What Do You Need 4:13 Cory Chisel & Wandering Sons Death Won’t Send A Letter
My Brother Mike 3:29 Larry John McNally Folksinger
Venice Beach 4:42 Bob Neuwirth Back To The Front
Seeing Is Believing 4:40 Byron isaacs
On The Moon 3:29 A.A. Bondy When The Devil’s Loose
Bus Station 4:05 Dave Alvin King of California
Galilée Mon Amour 7:17 Anouar Brahem Astounding Eyes Of Rita
The Astounding Eyes Of Rita 8:42 Anouar Brahem Astounding Eyes Of Rita
Soonaapan 1:20 Jaipur Kawa Brass Band Fanfare Du Rajastan
Peace Piece 6:38 Niño Josele Paz
She Slips Away 3:16 Martin Simpson Prodigal Son
Feel Like Going Home 3:52 Muddy Waters Muddy Waters Folk Singer

FreeWorldNetworkRadio-X – 10/22/2009

New music to listen for here is by Faith, BLK JKS (pronounced Black Jacks), Chewing Pics, and Sevi D & The Wilds. My favorite compilation right now is BoldAsLove.us Presents: Fire In The Dark. It features lots of great new independent artists with fresh original music and killer performances. Oh yeah, and its twisted just the way I like it!

Time Song Artist Album
Midnight Capitulo Del Mago Chewing Pics BoldAsLove.us Presents: Fire In The Dark
noon Unwind Yourself Marva Whitney James Brown's Funky People (Part 2)
  Sosa 4tet Live on JWAVE Live in Tokyo '06 Marque Gilmore w/Omar Sosa (Single release)
  Ghost BLK JKS After Robots
  Concierto Para Metales Irakere Misa Negra
  The Night J. Todd Beat Dimensions Vol.1
  Herbman Olu Dara Neighborhoods
  Slowly Faith BoldAsLove.us Presents: Fire In The Dark
  Taught Me Living Colour The Chair In The Doorway
  Mala Mujer Aurelio Martinez Garifuna Soul
  On Your Way Down Elvis Costello & Allen Tousaint The River In Reverse
  Post Orgasmic Splendor Rob Darnell A Funk Opera by Rob Darnell
  I Am The Black Gold Of the Sun Rotary Connection Hey Love
5pm Free Again Dope Sagitarius Dope Sagitarius
  Akara Moi Moi Jorge Sylvester Music Collage
  Express B.T. Express Best of B.T. Express
  Let It Go Sevi D & The Wilds Demo
  Pulk Pull Revolving Doors Radiohead Amnesiac
  Amalinja The Don Isaac Ezekial Combination Nigeria Special: Modern High Life, Afro Sounds & Nigerian Blues 1970- 1976
  Wig Wise Duke Ellington w/Charles Mingus and Max Roach Money Jungle
  Big Spender (Wild Oscar Mix) Shirley Bassey Shirley Bassey Greatest Hits
  Reality Check (feat. Black Thought) J. Dilla Reality Check (Single)
  Dominoe Theories Pt. II Don Byron & Existential Dred Nu Blaxploitation
  The 'Ole Bump n' Flow Jean-Paul Bourelly Cutmotion
  Funkatrail Line Jean-Paul Bourelly Cutmotion

Monkey Mind – 10/19/2009

Damn I really like that Fay Victor Ensemble CD.

Time Song Artist Album
3pm Bob and Weave Fay Victor Ensemble The Freesong Suite
  Paradiso Konono No. 1 Congotronics
  Waterfalls El Salvador Brazilica Lounge
  Fair But So Uncool (walkin' in N'awlins mix) Earth Wind & Fire Open Our Eyes
  Eighth Wonder Gossip Music for Men
  100 Pounds of Black Olives Sun City Girls You're Never Alone With a Cigarette
  Pushed, But Not Forgotten High Tide Sea Shanties
  All the Girls Like Big Dick Angelina Confidential
  I Had the Craziest Dream Bob Dorough Devil May Care
  Paper Picker Jan Savitt & His Top Hatters w/Bon Bon The Uncollected Jan Savitt
  Long Distance Blues The Treniers A Proper Introduction to the Treniers
  There Are Bad Times Just Around the Corner Noel Coward Greatest Hits, vol 1
4pm Deafening Silence Glass Farm Ensemble In Four
  Ollin Arageed Hamza el Din Eclipse
  The Lord Young People War Prayers
  California Dreamin' Eddie Hazel Game, Dames and Guitar Thangs
  Straight Brother Leon Russell & Marc Benno Asylum Choir II
  That's Enough Brother John Witherspoon Good God! A Gospel Funk Hymnal
  I've Got Eyes in the Back of My Head Bevis Frond Inner Marshland
  I Won't Tell You No Lies Roy Buchanan Second Album
  What Purpose is Your Pain Jessica Jones Quartet Word
  Ideal Situation Fay Victor Ensemble The Freesong Suite