House of Mercy – 06/30/2012

House of Mercy radio play list
week starting 30th June 2012
presented by Barry Marshall-Everitt
for review/preview & station download go to

Our first session comes from the two string dazzlers from Little Feat,
Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett, the HoM is turning London folk onto the
Little Feat concert on Monday in Islington Assembly Rooms N1.
Our second session comes from a ground breaking roots band from
Brooklyn NYC. Morgan O’Kane is a master 5 string picker and his band
of three years are just as good, they play new songs and tunes from
their new release Pendulum.
The record of the week is the outstanding new recordings from
Furnace Mountain, ‘ The Road To Berryville ‘ is a cracker bluegrass album.

hour one

Virginia Girls/Sandy Boys – Furnace Mountain – ( The Road To Berryville )
Sandy Boys – the Crooked Jades – ( Worlds On Fire )
The Crow In The Cradle / Road To Berryville – Furnace Mountain – ( The Road To Berryville )

Talk To Me Tennessee – Honey Don’t – ( Honey Don’t )
Millwood Boyce – Furnace Mountain – ( The Road To Berryville )
Down In West Virginia – Viper Central – ( Viper Central )

Barney – Furnace Mountain – ( The Road To Berryville )
Lost Lovin’ Girl – Cahalen Morrision & Eli West – ( The Holy Coming Of The Storm )
Grub Springs – Furnace Mountain – ( The Road To Berryville )

Somewhere Different Now – Girlyman – ( Everything’s Easy )
Vigalante Man – BettySoo & Doug Cox – ( Across The Borderline : More Lies )
Heaven’s Only Days Down The Road – Shelby Lynne – ( Revelation Road )

Butcher, Maker, Undertaker – The Agnostic Phibes Rhythm & Blood Conspiracy – ( Campfire Tales )

hour two

In session Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett from Little Feat
With You Beside Me – Random Canyon Growlers – ( Dicky Ain’t Got All Day )

hour three

In session Morgan O’Kane

Candy Girl / I Want You – Furnace Mountain – ( The Road To Berryville )
Welcome To The Family – Hatfull Of Rain – ( Way Up On The Hill )

On Fire – Bluesmix – ( Flat Nine )

Ruby – Sara Petite – ( Tiger Mountain )

Next week in session Eve Selis & Her Band and Hatful Of Rain

all the best Barry

Barry Marshall-Everitt
House of Mercy Ltd.
PO Box 49684
London N8 7YH

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Thirteen Ways of Being Looked at by a Possum, new program series launched

taintradio proudly presents a new program series called Thirteen Ways of Being Looked At By A Possum*, at 11pm (Eastern) each Saturday.

On Saturday, June 30th, part 2 of James Carroll Booker III: The Life, Music, and Mystique of the Bayou Maharajah, produced by award-winning New Orleans producer David Kunian. In coming weeks we’ll present other Kunian-produced programs on musicians Jams Black, Earl King, Chris Kenner and Guitar Slim along with a special program on poet Everette Maddox.

*from The Everett Maddox Song Book, New Orleans Poetry Journal Press, 1982

taint town live – 06/30/2012

fri&sat mid-3 (eastern); mon&wed 9-mid; tues 8-11am

Vijay Iyer Trio, Litle Pocket Size Demons (Accelerando) 2012
Shuffle Demons, Perry’s Grove (Shuffle Demon’s Greatest Hits) 2004
Russ Lossing w/Paul Motian & Ed Schuller, Nagual (fAs It Grows) 2011
Lenny Marcus Trio, Sneaking Around (Sun Ray – A Tribute To Ray Bryant) 2012
Manuel Galbán, title (Bluechacha) 2012

Todd Clouser’s A Love Electric, Mob Walk (Entre: Selections in Garage Jazz) 2012
Steve Lehman, Freestyle (ArtificialLight) 2003
Julia Hülsmann, Marc Muellbauer & Heinrich Köbberling, Grand Canyon (Imprint) 2011
Julius Hemphill, Leora (Big Band) 1988

Michael Blair & Robbie Robertson, Canon [Part 2] (Weird Nightmare: Meditations on Mingus)1992
Alexia Bomtempo, The empty boat (I just happen to be here) 2012
Jeb Bishop Trio, Round Two (2009)
Sam Sadigursky w/Becca Stevens, El Hombre [Poem: William Carlos Williams] (Words Project III Miniatures) 2010
Clipper Anderson, Two Rivers (The Road Home) 2012
Jimmy Witherspoon & Howard Scott, Roam & Ramble (American Blues) 1996
K.J. Denhert, Violet (Dal Vivo A Umbria Jazz) 2008

Bill Evans, Turn Out The Stars (Live At Art D’Lugoff’s: Top Of The Gate) 2012
Katie Bull, title (Love Spook) 2005
Cat Power, Bathysphere (What Would The Community Think) 1996
Ran Blake, Throw It Away (Something To Live For) 1998
Ran Blake, Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child (Unmarked Van)
Meredith Monk, Vision [#2)\] (Key) 1970
Louisiana Red, Bring Me Some Water (Driftin’) 2005
Big Joe Turner, Juke Joint Blues (The Best Of Joe Turner)

Vitaly Golovnev, Brown Waltz (What Matters) 2011
Claire Martin, If You Could See Me Now (The Waiting Game)1996
Elliott Sharp, Her Poem [the poem, E#, acoustic guitar] (A Short History of Vodka) 2008

Jim Black-Trevor Dunn-Oscar Noriega-Chris Speed, Elvin Lisbon (Endangered Blood) 2011
Todd Bishop, Friends and Neighbors (little played little bird) 2012
Mary Halvorson w/Peter Evans & Weasel Walter, Scuppernong Malfunction (Electric Fruit) 2011
Darius Jones Quartet, You Have Me Seeing Red (Book Of Mæ’bul [Another Kind Of Sunrise]) 2012

*time is relative

Bob Rogers, listener-supported
700 billion listeners can’t be wrong
JazzWeek Internet Station of the Year 2011

That the thugs of commerce seldom fail to win out in the end
does not lessen the glory of the moment – Alex Ross

PO Box 12376
Raleigh, NC 27605-2376

Songs on Toast – 06/29/2012

Coucou 3:00 Fraser Anderson EP
Leap Toward the Earth 3:12 Sam Phillips Leap Toward the Earth
Haiti 2:34 John Zorn Filmworks X: Mirror Of Maya Deren
Miskina 3:54 Aziz Sahmoui The University of Gnawa
Magpie 3:51 Lianne Smith Two Sides Of A River
Be Mine (Live) 4:25 Alabama Shakes Third Man Records 7″
Dougou Badia (w/Santigold)3:53 Amadou & Mariam Folila
Ard el Salam 5:19 Aziza Brahim, Gulili Mankoo Mabruk
Jesus Dropped The Charges The O’Neal Twins Say Amen, Somebody Soundtrack
Noumou Foly 10:41 Neba Solo Kene Balafons
I’ll Play The Blues For You 7:20 Albert King I’ll Play The Blues For You
Empty Heart 2:37 The Rolling Stones 12 X 5
Deep River 1:50 Bobby Womack The Bravest Man In The Universe
Only Then Will Your House Be Blessed 3:06 Harry Manx Wise And Otherwise
Slide Over Backwards 4:11 Donna Summer Crayons
O I Long To Feel Your Arms Around Me Father John Misty Fear Fun
all I need 4:16 Fraser Anderson
Kozmic Blues 4:24 Janis Joplin Janis
You Ain’t Alone (Live) 5:38 The Alabama Shakes Third Man Records 7″ (
I’m a Mess 4:04 Rodney Crowell KIN: Songs- Mary Karr & Rodney Crowell
Vicksburg Blues 3:25 Chuck Leavell Back To The Woods
Why Sorrow Done Passed Me Around Georgia Fife & Drum Band Georgia Fife and Drum Band
912 Greens 7:24 Ramblin’ Jack Elliott Young Brigham
Taqsîm Maqâm Nahâwând 1-3 Omar Bashir Taqâsîm
Pipe Dance 1:49 Georgia Fife & Drum Band Georgia Fife and Drum Band
People 0:26 Lord Buckley Buckley’s Best

One Man\’s Jazz – 06/28/2012

Time Song Artist Album
9pm Brooklyn Two Pound Samuel Blais New Angle
  Check Out Time Ravi Coltrane Spirit Fiction
  21 Maynder Kevin Brow Fire Sink
  Zoot Suite Owen Howard Drum Lore
  Perhaps The Artist Was A Little Mad Positive Catastrophe Dibrujo, Dibrujo, Dibrujo
  Paolo Conte Tyson Naylor Trio Kosmonauten
  Compassion Francois Carrier Trio + 1 Compassion
10pm Echoes of Russian Metaphor Kruglov/Lapin/Yudanov Impulse
  La Luna Arriba Jane Bunnett Spirits of Havana
  Cacique Elio Villafranca Incantations/Encantaciones
  Guanara Francois Houle 5 + 1 Genera
  Le Concombre De Chicoutimi II Francois Houle 5 + 1 Genera
  Tomorrow Sunny Henry Threadgill & Zooid Tomorrow Sunny/The Revelry, Spp
11pm Marilyn & Tammy Ravi COltrane Spirit Fiction
  Settled Harris Eisenstadt Canada Day III
  Destination X United Brassworkers Front In Between Stories
  Anima Negra Arthur Kell Quartet Jester
  Strong Arm Michael Bates Acrobat
  The Tall Tear Trees Jan Garbarek Group Dresden In Concert
  Old Folks Karin Krog Jazz Moments
  Waves Terje Rypdal Waves

Updoc 189: S & M & M: 6/22/12

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

1.    Dmitri Shostakovich/Borodin String Quartet: String Quartet No. 3; Shostakovich String Quartets Nos. 2 & 3 (EMI)
2.    Charles Mingus: The Shoes of the Fisherman’s Wife Are Some Jive-Ass Slippers; Let My Children Hear Music (Columbia)
3.    Thelonious Monk: Blue Sphere; The London Collection Vol. 1 (1201 Music)
4.    Charles Mingus: Peggy’s Blue Skylight; Passions of a Man – The Complete Atlantic Recordings 1956 – 1961 (Atlantic)
5.    Thelonious Monk: Epistrophy; Live in Paris Vol. 3 (SCFM)
6.    Charles Mingus: The Children’s Hour of Dream; Epitaph (Sony)
7.    Thelonious Monk/John Coltrane: Bye-Ya; Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane At Carnegie Hall (Blue Note)
8.    Charles Mingus: Memories of You; Mingus Plays Piano (Impulse)
9.    Dmitri Shostakovich/Quatuor Danel: String Quartet No. 14; Shostakovich: The Complete String Quartets (Fuga Libera)

Out theme: Dmitri Shostakovich/Borodin String Quartet: String Quartet No. 8 (excerpt); Shostakovich String Quartets No. 7 & 8, Piano Quintet (EMI)

taint town live – 06/24/2012

fri&sat mid-3 (eastern); mon&wed 9-mid; tues 8-11am

Carolina Chocolate Drops / Luminescent Orchestrii, Short Dress Gal (Carolina Chocolate Drops / Luminescent Orchestrii) 2010
Jimmy Giuffre Trio w/Bob Brookmeyer & Jim Hall, Memphis in June (The Swamp People) 1958
Beale Street Sheiks [Stokes And Sane], Mr. Crump Don’t Like It (Blues Masters, Vol. 12: Memphis Blues) 1927
Uri Caine, Memphis Blues (The Sidewalks Of New York : Tin Pan Alley) 1999
Sunnyland Slim, Going Back To Memphis (Slim’s Got His Thing Goin’ On)
Geoff Muldaur and the Texas Sheiks, Hard Time Killin Floor (Texas Sheiks) 2009
Harry Manx, Makes You Wanna Die Laughing (Wise And Otherwise) 2002
Little Axe, Hard Times (Stone Cold Ohio) 2006

Daniel Carter, Underdog (The Perfect Blue) 2010
Scott Cowan, Kazoo Boogaloo (Jack’s Place) 2012
Todd Clouser’s A Love Electric, Mob Walk (Entre: Selections in Garage Jazz) 2012
Cold Specks, Blank Maps (I Predict a Graceful Expulsion) 2012
Mike Freeman ZonaVibe, MongoMarley (The Vibesman) 2012

David S. Ware/Planetary Unknown, Processional 2 (Live At JazzFestival Saalfelden 2011) 2012
Dafnis Prieto, Talking Too Much (Proverb Trio) 2012
Alexia Bomtempo, Lost in the paradise (I just happen to be here) 2012

Charlie Mariano, Pulse ( Bangalore) 1998
Mat Maneri, Hole In My Head / Motherless Child (Pentagon)
Kidd Jordan, So Often (Palm of Soul) 2006
Andrew Hill, title (Dance with Death) 1968

The Vandermark 5, Late Night Wait Around (Burn the Incline) 2003
Vitaly Golovnev, In Retrospect (What Matters) 2011
Henry Threadgill’s Zooid, Ambient Pressure Thereby (Tomorrow Sunny/The Revelry, Spp) 2012
Nick Vayenas, M.O. (Nick Vayenas) 2012

Ravi Coltrane, The Change/My Girl (Spirit Fiction) 2012
Chris Dingman, Manhattan Bridge (Waking Dreams) 2011
Brad Mehldau, title (Ode) 2012

*time is relative

Bob Rogers, listener-supported
700 billion listeners can’t be wrong
JazzWeek Internet Station of the Year 2011

That the thugs of commerce seldom fail to win out in the end
does not lessen the glory of the moment – Alex Ross

PO Box 12376
Raleigh, NC 27605-2376

Songs on Toast – 06/22/2012

You’ll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Parties 3:04 Jona Lewie The Best Of Jona Lewie
Blue Stew 3:33 Paul Thorn Ain’t Love Strange
Milk And Honey 3:40 Hollie Cook Hollie Cook
I Eat Out 1:56 Loudon Wainwright III More Love Songs
It Should’ve Been Me 2:41 Ray Charles Genius & Soul
Eating And Sleeping 2:17 Earl King Crescent City Bounce
Hungry for Home 3:20 Rodney Crowell KIN
Hazel’S Hips 2:44 Oscar Brown, Jr. Sin & Soul …And Then Some
Heinz Baked Beans 1:01 The Who The Who Sell Out
Homecookin’ 2:58 Junior Walker Shake And Fingerpop
Stuffy Turkey 5:01 Arthur Blythe Focus
Banana 2:28 Cecil Knot & His Joybell Orchestra Jamaican Mento Music Hits (1952 – 1958)
It Ain’t The Meat 2:36 The Swallows Risque Rhythm
Ice Cream Man 3:35 Tony Joe White Beginning Blues
Who Pumped The Wind In My Doughnut? 3:02 Washboard Sam Washboard Sam Vol. 1 (1935-1936)
Your Biscuits Are Big Enough For Me 2:09 Bo Carter Bo Carter & The Mississippi Sheiks
Jambalaya 3:13 Professor Longhair From Where I Stand: The Black Experience In Country Music
Things Go Better With Coke (A Man & A Woman) 1:30 Otis Redding Otis! The Definitive Otis Redding
Veal Chop And Pork Chop 1:34 Snooks Eaglin Country Boy Down In New Orleans
A Little Soul Food 3:01 Don Sugarcane Harris Sugarcane
(Do The) Mashed Potatoes (part 1) 1:41 James Brown Star Time
Chitlin’ Cookin’ Time in Cheatham County 2:22 Holy Modal Rounders Alleged In Their Own Time
Hungarian Goulash No. 5 2:37 Allan Sherman My Son The Box
Taste of Honey 2:46 Herb Alpert & Tijuana Brass Whipped Cream & Other Delights
Cornbread 2:07 Johnny & The Hurricanes Stormsville
You Eat Too Much 2:45 Harold Burrage Goin’ Down To Eli’s:
I Ain’t Gonna Eat Out My Heart Anymore 2:47 The Young Rascals The Rascals Anthology
Take Yuh Meat Out Muh Rice 3:39 Lord Kitchener Klassik Kitchener – Volume Two
Roast Fish And Cornbread 3:38 Lee Perry Best of Reggae
Things Go Better With Coke 1:30 Everly Brothers Heartaches & Harmonies
(Hot Pastrami With) Mashed Potatoes 4:50 Joey Dee & The Starlighters Hey Let’s Twist
My Boy Lollipop 2:01 Millie Small The Story Of Jamaican Music
Lollypop 2:59 Hunter & Wilkins Rude Dudes
Tutti Frutti 2:38 Slim and Slam 1938-1939
Eep, Ipe, Wanna Piece of Pie 2:47 Fats Waller And His Rhythm The Last Years
Happy Scrapple Daddy Polka 2:18 Holy Modal Rounders Good Taste Is Timeless
Apple Pie 3:32 Clare Muldaur Bentley Circle
Bananas And Cream 2:43 Kinky Friedman Lasso From El Paso
Paranoia Blues 2:53 Paul Simon Paul Simon
Toujours la banane 4:04 Christophe Lesuisse 7ème ciel
Hey! Chef 2:41 Slim Gaillard Blues Boogie

taint town live – 06/23/2012

One Man\’s Jazz – 06/21/2012

Time Song Artist Album
9pm Powwow Now Eric Erhardt A Better Fate
  Breakdealer Pat Metheny Unity Band
  Madoka Blue David Fiuczynski Planet Microjam
  Salon Sound Journal Dead Cat Bounce Chance Episodes
  Something's Coming/Les Cinq Doigts Linda Oh Initial Here
  Blind Willie Tell Jewels & Binoculars Ships With Tattooed Sails
  Maybe Mexico Jonathon Haffner Life On Wednesday
  Happy People Kenny Garrett Happy People
10pm Found On The Way (a) Alister Spence & Raymond MacDonald Stepping Between The Shadows
  Found On The Way (b) Alister Spence & Raymond MacDonald Stepping Between The Shadows
  Mingus Ashes On The Ganges Guy Strazz Quartet Eastern Blues
  Circle Motion Presence
  The Line's Tension Tim Stevens Life's Undertow: improvisations
  Buzzsaw: The Myth of a Free Press Wadada Leo Smith Ten Freedom Summers
  Mainz Jeff Parker Trio Bright Light In Winter
11pm Signals Pat Metheny Unity Band
  Don Carlotte Andrea Buffa 30 Years Island
  Perfectly Hank Cory Weeds Up A Step
  High Pockets and A Fanny Pack Charlie Hunter Gentlemen: I Neglected To Inform You...
  Amish Pinxtos Medeski, Martin & Wood Radiolarians II
  Apprehension David Fiuczynski Planet Microjam
  Samurai Hee-Haw Marc Johnson Bass Desires