Tone Science – 07/31/2011

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Time Song Artist Album
8pm An Open Letter Other Dimensions in Music with Fay Victor Kaiso Stories
  Giant Monks Angelica Sanchez A Little House
 
  Leo Nels Cline & Gregg Bendian Interstellar Space Revisted
  Goodbye Pork-Pie Hat Eugene Chadbourne Strings
  Cassienne Norris Welsh Carribean Voyage: Grenada
  Double Sun Ben Monder Oceana
  Satan is Real The Louvin Brothers Satan is Real
  Old Dollar Mamie Alan Lomax Negro Prison Blues & Songs
  Bloody Rainbow Daniel Johnston Why Me?
 
  Bodies Okkyung Lee Noisy Love Songs
  My Salty Sin John Buddy Williams' Band Dirty Jazz From Down South
  Looking for Narratives on Small Islands Robertt Curgenven Asleep on red earth, under bright stars
  Sequel Mountains Air Museum
  A New Kind of Water This Heat Deceit
 
  You Displaced Me By Your Singing Peter Evans, Agusti Fernandez, Mats Gustafsson Kopros Lithos
  Leo John Coltrane Interstellar Space
 
  Ko Tha (version for vioncello with six strings) Giacinto Scelsi Trilogia/Ko Tha

Songs on Toast – 07/31/2011

Homework 2:39 Peter Wolf Sleepless
Steamboat 2:28 Boz Scaggs Boz
I Can’t Stand It 2:40 The Hotrats Turn Ons
Twist And Shout 3:59 Chaka Demus & Pliers Promo CD
I Found Out 4:05 Nathaniel Mayer I Just Want To Be Held
I Wish It Would Rain 2:52 Marvin Gaye Seek And Shall Find: More Of The Best
Down Along The Cove 3:25 Johnny Jenkins Ton-Ton Macoute!
Eleanor Rigby 4:11 James Booker Spiders On The Keys-Live
I Wanna Be Your Man 2:07 The Smithereens Meet The Smithereens (
Come See About Me 2:59 Junior Walker Shake And Fingerpop
She’s A Woman 3:03 Omar & The Howlers Monkey Land
I Want To Hold Your Hand Al Green Anthology
Lonesome Town 3:30 Paul McCartney Run Devil Run
Diamonds Are A Girls Best Friend T-Bone Burnett Trap Door
Let’s Get It On 3:54 Rebirth Brass Band We Come To Party
Summer Breeze 3:48 Jackie Mittoo Tribute to Jackie Mittoo
Reason To Believe 4:12 Stina Nordenstam People Are Strange
Spooky 2:48 King Curtis The Platinum Collection
Lay My Burden Down 4:32 Dr. John N\’Awlinz – Dis Dat Or D’Udda
Elle M’Appartient 3:59 Francis Cabrel Des Roses et des orties
Blackbird 3:12 Dion You’re Not Alone
I’m Only Sleeping 2:59 Joe Goldmark Steelin’ The Beatles
Teddy Bears’ Picnic 2:50 Kamikaze Ground Crew Kamikaze Ground Crew
Tom Dooley 2:40 Big Jack Johnson The Oil Man
Blue Moon 2:26 Earl Bostic Earl Bostic – All His Hits
Green River 4:37 Sir Douglas Quintet Limmathaus, Zurich CH, May 24, 1983
Dirt Floor 4:43 Ollabelle Neon Bluebird
Don’t Think Twice 2:35 Bob Dorough Just About Everything
Girl from the North Country Howard Tate Howard Tate
Rovin’ Gambler 3:44 Peter Case Sings Like Hell
To Know Him Is To Love Him Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt & Dolly Parton Trio
Time Has Come Today Coco Robicheaux Revelator
A Whiter Shade of Pale Dan Reeder Sweetheart
Slippin’ And Slidin’ 3:11 Buddy Holly Down The Line Rarities
Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues Steve Marcus Count’s Rock Band – The Lord’s Prayer

Analog and More – 07/30/2011

Time Song Artist Album
6pm home is were the hatred is Gil Scott-Heron
  south carolina Gil Scott-Heron
  johannesburg Gil Scott-Heron
  stranger in my own town Taj Mahal
  sol negro Virginia Rodrigues
  Nubian Mindz Black soul
  Being Black Smokey Robinson
  water Pistol Man Spearhead
  Inhale Common
7pm Born to Wander Rare Earth
  Here Comes The Night Rare Earth
  Only You Teddy Pendergrass
  Blue Turning Grey Over You Thomas Fats Waller
  I Know I'm Losing You Rare Earth Live
  The Realist Shit Los Po & Tre' 7
  We Roll Tre' 7 track 16
  El Ron Soulive
  I will follow You Baaba Maal

Monkey Mind – 07/25/2011

A little less distractable this week, so you get a full hour of obscure funky 70s soul, and then an hour (mostly) of punk and post-punk oddness (until I got distracted again). Enjoy.

Time Song Artist Album
3pm Love Makes A Woman Barbara Acklin Love Makes a Woman
  Can't Trust Your Neighbor Johnny Taylor Who's Making Love...
  Easy Evil Friends of Distinction Golden Classics
  I'm Back To Collect Bill Coday Lost Soul (Rhythm & Soul series)
  Hole in the Wall Bar-Kays Soul Finger
  Dance to the Music Enchantment Golden Classics
  Your Body Won't Move, If You Can't Feel the Groove Leon Huff Here to Create Music
  Afro-Strut New Birth Very Best of the New Birth
  Wishful Thinking Black Ivory
  Up the Ladder to the Roof Supremes Right On
  Mr. Sunshine The Persuaders Thin Line Between Love & Hate
  Caught Making Love Roger Hatcher Lost Soul (Rhythm & Soul series)
  Wake Up Everybody Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes Best of Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes
  Men Are Getting Scarce Chairmen of the Board Greatest hits
  Tight Money Leon Huff Here To Create Music
4pm Fuck Off Wayne County & the Electric Chairs
  Little Star Jayne County Deviation
  Bored Destroy All Monsters
  I Watch the Cars Robyn Hitchcock Black Snake Diamond Role
  Walk Like A River Leaving Trains Sleeping Underwater Survivors
  Oizumio OOIOO Feather Float
  Magellan Kite Operations Festival
  While You Wait For the Others Grizzly Bear Veckatim Est
  Mussentango Einsturzende Neubauten Silence is Sexy
  Home Lene Lovitch Stateless
  It's The New Thing The Fall Early Fall 77-79
  Blues For Godzilla Bellrays Let It Blast.
  Girl From Germany Sparks A Woofer in Tweeter's Clothing
  I Don't Mind Fat Mattress The Black Sheep of the Family: Anthology
  Going Going Gone Richard Hell
  Young Miles in the Basement Pere Ubu The Art of Walking
  Better Off Dead Elton John Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy

Songs on Toast – 07/22/2011

Homework 2:39 Peter Wolf Sleepless
Steamboat 2:28 Boz Scaggs Boz
I Can’t Stand It 2:40 The Hotrats Turn Ons
Twist And Shout 3:59 Chaka Demus & Pliers Promo CD
I Found Out 4:05 Nathaniel Mayer I Just Want To Be Held
I Wish It Would Rain 2:52 Marvin Gaye Seek And Shall Find: More Of The Best
Down Along The Cove 3:25 Johnny Jenkins Ton-Ton Macoute!
Eleanor Rigby 4:11 James Booker Spiders On The Keys-Live
I Wanna Be Your Man 2:07 The Smithereens Meet The Smithereens (
Come See About Me 2:59 Junior Walker Shake And Fingerpop
She’s A Woman 3:03 Omar & The Howlers Monkey Land
I Want To Hold Your Hand Al Green Anthology
Lonesome Town 3:30 Paul McCartney Run Devil Run
Diamonds Are A Girls Best Friend T-Bone Burnett Trap Door
Let’s Get It On 3:54 Rebirth Brass Band We Come To Party
Summer Breeze 3:48 Jackie Mittoo Tribute to Jackie Mittoo
Reason To Believe 4:12 Stina Nordenstam People Are Strange
Spooky 2:48 King Curtis The Platinum Collection
Lay My Burden Down 4:32 Dr. John N\’Awlinz – Dis Dat Or D’Udda
Elle M’Appartient 3:59 Francis Cabrel Des Roses et des orties
Blackbird 3:12 Dion You’re Not Alone
I’m Only Sleeping 2:59 Joe Goldmark Steelin’ The Beatles
Teddy Bears’ Picnic 2:50 Kamikaze Ground Crew Kamikaze Ground Crew
Tom Dooley 2:40 Big Jack Johnson The Oil Man
Blue Moon 2:26 Earl Bostic Earl Bostic – All His Hits
Green River 4:37 Sir Douglas Quintet Limmathaus, Zurich CH, May 24, 1983
Dirt Floor 4:43 Ollabelle Neon Bluebird
Don’t Think Twice 2:35 Bob Dorough Just About Everything
Girl from the North Country Howard Tate Howard Tate
Rovin’ Gambler 3:44 Peter Case Sings Like Hell
To Know Him Is To Love Him Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt & Dolly Parton Trio
Time Has Come Today Coco Robicheaux Revelator
A Whiter Shade of Pale Dan Reeder Sweetheart
Slippin’ And Slidin’ 3:11 Buddy Holly Down The Line Rarities
Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues Steve Marcus Count’s Rock Band – The Lord’s Prayer
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Updoc 145: Pocky: 7/15/11

Opening theme: Art Ensemble of Chicago: The Ninth Room; Tutankhamun (Black Lion)
1.    Donald Harrison: Drum Line; The Burners (negel heyer records)
2.    The Neville Brothers: Brother John/Iko Iko; Fiyo on the Bayou (A&M)
3.    Donald Harrison: I’m the Big Chief of Congo Square; The Burners (negel heyer records)
4.    The Meters: People Say; Rejuvenation (Rhino/Warner Bros.)
5.    Kenny Garrett: Intro to Africa; Sketches of MD – Live at Iridium (Mack Avenue)
6.    The Neville Brothers: Hey Pocky Way; Fiyo on the Bayou (A&M)
7.    Cannonball Adderley: The Sleeper; Feat. John Coltrane – Chicago 1959 (Birr’s Ballroom Classics)
8.    Jeanne Lee/Mal Waldron: You Go to My Head; After Hours (Sunnyside)
9.    Charles Mingus: Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting; Live at Antibes (Atlantic)
10.     Ollabelle: Riverside; Riverside Battle Songs (Verve Forecast)
11.    John Corigliano/Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Daniel Barenboim: Symphony No. 1 (Erato)
12.     Joseph Boulogne Chevalier de Saint-Georges/Qian Zhou/Toronto Camerata/Kevin Mallon: Violin Concerto in D Major, 2nd mvt.; Saint-Georges – Violin Concertos (Naxos)

Monkey Mind – 07/18/2011

So happy to hear that entire “The Only Tune” piece by Nico Muhly; it reveals more every time I listen. I was even more all over the map than usual this week, but dammit I think it works. Hope you enjoy.

Time Song Artist Album
3pm Hop Skip and Jump Carlos Vidal Congo Drums
  Tabasco Los Pekeniques Sensacional Soul: 37 Groovy Spanish Soul & Funk Stompers 1966-1976
  Gettin' Down Into Something Bo Baral's E Raw Funk
  Cheganca Walter Wanderley Trio Cheganca
  Oh What A Mini Willie Francis Jamaican Hits
  Mashing That Thing Bo Carter The Essential Bo Carter
  Thoth Song Peter Lang Kottke, Fahey, Lang
  Lonesome Road Blues Riley Baugus Long Steel Rail
  Why Me Lord Johnny Cash American Recordings
  The Only Tune Nico Muhly Mothertongue
  Suite for Vibraphone & New Tango Quintet: Nuevo Tango Astor Piazzolla & Gary Burton The New Tango
  The Shrouded Stranger Allen Ginsberg The Lion for Real
  Sun Zoom Spark Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band Clear Spot
  Mine Mine Mind Roky Erickson & The Aliens The Evil One (plus one)
  Boogie Red Krayola Hazel
4pm All My Life Harry Nilsson/John Lennon Pussy Cats
  It's So Good Betty Davis Is It Love or Desire
  No Money Down Jerry Butler You and Me
  Somebody's On Your Case Ann Peebles The Best Of Ann Peebles: The Hi Records Years
  To the Other Man The Rance Allen Group Truth Is Where It's At
  Tee Nine Chee Bit Earth, Wind & Fire Open Our Eyes
  Jagger the Dagger Eugene McDaniels Headless Heroes of the Apocalypse
  And the Healing Has Begun Van Morrison Into The Music
  You're Taking Up Another Man's Place Aretha Franklin Rare & Unreleased Recordings from the Golden Reign of the Queen of Soul
  Mr. J.B. Blues Duke Ellington/Jimmy Blanton Solos, Duets and Trios
  Blues for Django & Stephane Stephane Grappelli/Philip Catherine/Larry Coryell/Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen Young Django
  My Sick Mind The Roches Nurds
  My Mind The Misunderstood Before the Dream Faded
  Sidewalk Surfin' Jan & Dean The Little Old Lady From Pasadena

Tone Science – 07/17/2011

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Time Song Artist Album
8pm Ko-Tha (Three Dances of Shiva) Giacinto Scelsi The Works for Double Bass
 
  Gold Lions Fight the Big Bull All is Gladness in the Kingdom
  Rise/Pov Piti Matana Roberts Coin Coin Chapter One: Les Gens De Couleur Libres
  A Sphinx Winks/They Are Swans Baby Copperhead Baby Copperhead
  Maryanne Revisited Other Dimensions in Music with Fay Victor Kaiso Stories
 
  Segni All Tiny Creatures Segni
  Journey VI Joelle Leandre & India Cooke Journey
  Where We Belong Megafaun Bury the Square
  Full Telsat Henry Flynt Hillbilly Tape Music
  The Bass-Line Generator Raymond Scott Manhattan Research, Inc.
 
  Acid Scratch pt. 2 - Shocklee - Exit - Salida Powerhouse Sound Oslo/Chicago::Breaks

Updoc 144: Mit Lebhaftigkeit: 7/8/11

Opening theme: Art Ensemble of Chicago: The Ninth Room; Tutankhamun (Black Lion)

1.    T.K. Blue: Chi Chi: Latin Bird (Motéma)
2.    Art Pepper: Ophelia; Blues for the Fisherman (Widow’s Taste)
3.    T.K. Blue: Barbados: Latin Bird (Motéma)
4.    Lee Konitz/Brad Mehldau/Charlie Haden/Paul Motian: I Fall in Love Too Easily; Live at Birdland (ECM)
5.    Toru Takemitsu/Kioi Sinfonietta Tokyo/Tadaaki Otaka: Requiem; How Slow the Wind (BIS)
6.    Christopher Rouse/Calder Quartet: String Quartet No. 2; Transfiguration (E1 Music International Classics)
7.    Jaki Byard: Boogie Woogie In and Out; Sunshine in My Soul (High Note)
8.    Craig Taborn; Avenging Angel [title tune] (ECM)
9.    Robert Schumann/Vanessa Wagner: Nachtstücke Op. 23 – Mit Grosser Lebhaftigkeit; Schumann (Lyrinx)
10.     Gonzalo Rubalcaba: Los Bueyes; Paseo (Blue Note)
11.     Craig Taborn: Gift Horse/Over the Water; Avenging Angel (ECM)
12.     Jaki Byard: Excerprts from “Songs of Proverbs”; Sunshine in My Soul (High Note)
13.     Robert Schumann/Vanessa Wagner: Nachtstücke Op. 23 – Ad Libitum Einfach; Schumann (Lyrinx)
14.     Steve Kuhn: Prelude in G; Backward Glances – Solo and Quartet (ECM)
15.     Roswell Rudd/Toumani Diabate: Bamako; Malicool (HIP-O)
16.     Charlie Haden Family & Friends: Shenandoah; Rambling Boy (Decca Crossover)

Monkey Mind – 07/11/2011

The Meredith Monk radio piece from 1976 is the fave this week, along with that great Vern Williams bluegrass lp and the Congolese late-60s collection. Hope you enjoy.

Time Song Artist Album
3pm Let's Get Together Blues Magoos Electric Comic Book
  It Ain't Easy Long John Baldry It Ain't Easy
  Skin and Bones The Kinks Muswell Hillbillies
  Pet You & Hold You Rockpile Seconds of Pleasure
  Good Boy/Groovette Legend w/Mickey Jupp Legend
  J.P.P. McStep B. Blues Jefferson Airplane Surrealistic Pillow
  Keleya Moussa Doumbia Love's A Real Thing: The Funky Fuzzy Sounds of West Africa
  Kanu Empire Bakuba Pont Sur le Congo
  Mighty Heavy Load Cymande The Message
  Biography (from Education of the Girlchild, 1972) Meredith Monk Big Ego: The Dial-a-Poem Poets LP
  Uguisu Yoshikazu Mera Nightingale: Japanese Art Songs
  Mutations Jean-Claude Risset OHM: The Early Gurus of Electronic Music: 1948-1980
  Snow White Steve and Gloria Tropp Big Ego: The Dial-a-Poem Poets LP
4pm Your Wedding Smog Julius Caesar
  Once More Bevis Frond Inner Marshland
  Get a Little Mothers of Invention Weasels Ripped My Flesh
  Nasty Lonnie Jordan Different Moods of Me
  Because They Envy Us Wanda Robinson The Soul-Jazz Poetry of Wanda Robinson
  Sister Matilda Stu Gardner Stu Gardner and the Sanctified Sound
  Belshazar Johnny Cash Walking the Line: The Legendary Sun Recordings
  Shine A Light Joe Louis Walker, et al Exile on Blues Street
  Guiding Light Television Marquee Moon
  Darling Nellie Vern Williams Band Bluegrass from the Gold Country
  'Neath That Cold Grey Tomb of Stone Lilly Brothers & Don Stover Bluegrass at the Roots: 1961
  I Was Drunk Alejandro Escovedo Bourbonitis Blues
  Half Moon Janis Joplin Pearl
  The Fish Big Mama Thornton Hound Dog: The Peacock Recordings