Monkey Mind – 06/28/2010

All over the map, as usual, but hopefully some sharp oddball sounds you’ve never heard before. That 60s Spanish psych-pop comp from Vampisoul is the find of the week, for sure.

Time Song Artist Album
3pm Corre Corre Salvajes Sensacional Soul: 37 Groovy Spanish Soul & Funk Stompers 1966-1976
  Todo Gira Los Impala Sensacional Soul: 37 Groovy Spanish Soul & Funk Stompers 1966-1976
  Change Jesse & James Sensacional Soul: 37 Groovy Spanish Soul & Funk Stompers 1966-1976
  Turn Into Earth Yardbirds Roger the Engineer/Over Under Sideways Down
  Free Some Day Country Joe & The Fish The First Three EPs
  Lord Let Me Live Longer Rev. Gary Davis At Home and Church
  In the Department of Love Conrad Cummings/Text by James Sienna Gay American Composers
  Aktamak Koktamak Abdorahman Nurak Rough Guide to the music of Central Asia
  March of the Chrome Police Chrome Half Machine Lip Moves
  It's the New Thing The Fall Early Fall 77-79
  Party Pit The Hold Steady Boys and Girls in America
  When the Rain Comes Jacobites Robespierre's Velvet Basement
  Shakey Ground Phoebe Snow Best of Phoebe Snow
  Big John Jeeter Snatch and the Poontangs Snatch and the Poontangs
  Trauma Las Cuatro Monedas y Gregory Sensacional Soul: 37 Groovy Spanish Soul & Funk Stompers 1966-1976
  C'est Soirees La Yannick Cover the World: World Music Versions of Classic Pop Hits
4pm Too Many Ups R.L. Burnside Wish I Was in Heaven Sitting Down
  Vinyl Overdose DJ Format Return of the DJ, Vol 1
  Just Be Yourself Cameo
  Dance (Disco Heat) Sylvester The Original Hits
  Sophisticated Sissy Rufus Thomas Do the Funky Something: Best of Rufus Thomas
  Wait Til You See Her George Shearing Quintet The Swingin's Mutual
  Tone Paintings II Dodo Marmarosa Up In Dodo's Room: The Complete Dial Sessions 1946-1947
  Moanin' Blues Lillian Glinn Lillian Glinn/Mae Glover (1929-1931)
  The Natural Facts Sister Rosetta Tharpe The Gospel of The Blues
  Prints Tie Bobby Hutcherson San Francisco
  Lover (Eleven Intrusions) Harry Partch Harry Partch Collection Volume 1
  Hunting Song Pentangle Early Classics
  Hot House of Omagararshid Yardbirds Roger the Engineer/Over Under Sideways Down
  I'm High Again Bo Diddley Rare & Well Done

FreeWorldNetworkRadio-X – 06/24/2010

FWNRx_Episode #51
I know I’m backlogged… But I’m hustling to get my play-lists posted. Please drop me an email if you have any questions.

Time Song Artist Album
noon Fire In Freetown K'naan Troubadour
  Shuffering + Shmiling Dead Prez, Jorge Ben Jor,Talib Kweli, Bilal & Positive Force Red Hot + Riot
  Beast of Burden Donald Byrd Band & Voices A New Perspective
  Original Kuff Chaka Demus King Jammy's Selector's Choice, Vol.4
  Champagne Sax Dean Fraser King Jammy's Selector's Choice, Vol.4
  Africa Dub Sugar Minott Ghetto-ology + Dub
  Me Ah de Danger Admiral Bailey King Jammy's Selector's Choice, Vol.4
  The Crutch Gil Scott-Heron I'm New Here
  The Ghost (Marcus Garvey) Burning Spear Jah No Dead - An Introduction to Burning Spear
  Dreamland Caetano Veloso A Tribute To Joni Mitchell
  Valbonne Song Dennis Chambers Front Page
  Black Fingernails Eskimo Joe Stranded In Stereo
5pm Boogaloo Down Broadway Fantastic Johnny C Standing On The Verge - The Roots of Funk
  Step On Baby Charles Baby Charles
  Can You Get It Mandrill Fencewalk: The Anthology
  Mompouana Aruan Ortiz (Esperanza Spalding) Junjo
  Via Mwandishi Christian McBride Sci-Fi
  Job The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet Vol.1 (1937-1938)
  Ode To The Unknown Factory Worker Leila Adu Dark Joan
  Call Me Art Terry Anutha Kinda Brutha
  If Its True Freedy Johnston Never Home
  International Dub (Scientist Mix) Peter Broggs Dub Your Brains Out
  Symphonic Revolutions Mandrill Fencewalk: The Anthology
  XLAO TSHAO (BOB HOLROYD MIX) Qwii Music Arts' Trust Traveler '03 (Disc 1)

FreeWorldNetworkRadio-X – 06/24/2010

FWNR-X, Episode #50, Hour-1
Song Title – Artist – Albulm

1. Spiritual Sponsor – Defunkt – On The Edge
2. Tower of Silence – Joe Zawinul & The Zawinul Syndicate – Vienna Nights
3. The Black Disciple – Donald Byrd Band & Voices – A New Perspective
4. Wataridori 2 – Cornelius – The Wired CD: Rip. Sample. Mash. Share.
5. B.J. – Damn Sam The Miracle Man & The Soul Congregation – Trippin’ The Groove Merchant
6. Satan’s Blues – Don Byron – Do the Boomerang: The Music of Junior Walker
7. Live Your Dreams – The Charlie Haden Quartet – West In Angel City
8. Running – Gil Scott-Heron – I’m New Here
9. Leo Ni Leo – Gonda – Music from Kenya Volume 1
10. Moon Shadow (Edit) – Labelle – Something Silver

FWNR-X, Episode #50, Hour-2
Song Title – Artist – Albulm

1. Cosmic Slop – Funkadelic – Cosmic Slop
2. Golden Gate Gospel Train- The Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet – Golden Gate Quartet Vol. 1
3. Release Yourself – Graham Central Station – Release Yourself
4. You’re a Prisoner – Death – For the Whole World to See
5. Love – The Fatback Band – Keep On Steppin’
6. So Be It – Kelis Red Hot + Riot – World
7. Science Fiction – Christian McBride – Sci-Fi
8. Thou Swell – Count Basie – With A Song In My Heart – Songs Of Rodgers & Hart
9. The Horse – Cliff Nobles & Co. – Standing On The Verge – The Roots Of Funk (1964-1974)
10. Pain Interlude [Explicit] – Clinton Sparks & Pharoahe Monch – The Awakening
11. Pain [Explicit] – Clinton Sparks & Pharoahe Monch – The Awakening
12. Agua – Jay Rodriguez & Ron Trent – Batidos olajope
13. Scorpio’s View – Lalo Schifrin – Dirty Harry (The Original Score) Soundtrack
14. Driva Man/Freedom Day – Burnt Sugar – Black Sex Y’all Liberation&Bloody Random Violets
15. Spasticus Autisticus (Version) – Ian Dury & The Seven Seas Players-Funky Nassau:
The Compass Point Story

Monkey Mind – 06/21/2010

Time Song Artist Album
3pm Natural High Bloodstone The Very Best of Bloodstone
  Keep A Thing Happening Voodoo Dogs The Future of Jazz is Now
  Cobrinha Tine Luaka Bop: The Sound of Sound
  Kollington Ayinia Alhaja Sikira Adunni/Ainla Fuji E Gapupe Lagos Chop Up: Fuji & Afrobeat, Highlife & Juju
  Count Me In Five Blind Boys of Alabama Specialty Gospel Twofer
  Don't Even Know Her Name Chills Kaleidoscope World
  Drugs Black Lips 200 Million Thousand
  Stupid Americans The Ex Singles. Period. The Vinyl Years 1980-1990
  Encyclopedia Vomitania Sun City Girls Napoleon & Josephine: Singles Volume 2
  Your Saving Grace Steve Miller Band The Best of the Steve Miller Band 1968-1973
  Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning John Fahey and His Orchestra Old Fashioned Love
  Looking For a Man (To Satisfy My Soul) Little Esther I Paid My Dues
  Suicide Blues Curtis Jones Trouble Blues
  Armistice Day David Cieri The goat and the violin.
  Rushes David Cieri Ten Truths about East & West
4pm Dear Olde Benny Green Is A-turning In His Grave Soft Machine Man in a Deaf Corner: Anthology 1963-1970
  Nothing Is Sacred Sparks A Woofer in Tweeter's Clothing
  I'm In Control Mickey Jupp Long Distance Romancer
  Everybody Plays the Fool Chosen Few Trojan Soulful Reggae Box
  Special People Betty Davis They Say I'm Different
  Too Close For Comfort Dianne Reeves Good Night and Good Luck
  Seu Lugar Kassin +2 Luaka Bop: The Sound of Sound
  Land of the Freak King Khan and the Shrines What Is?!
  Weapons for El Salvador The Ex Singles. Period. The Vinyl Years 1980-1990
  Wake Up Funkadelic America Eats Its Young
  Elegy David Cieri The goat and the violin.
  Tavasz, Tavasz Márta Sebestyén The Best of Márta Sebestyén

Updoc 96: Lyrical: 6/18/10

Opening theme: Robert Johnson: Crossroads [fragment] (

1.    Robert Johnson: Ramblin’ On My Mind; Legendary Blues Vol. 2 (Pristine Classics)
2.    Safiye Ayla: Saatlarcı Başbaşı; Women of Istanbul (Traditional Crossroads)
3.    Stan Getz/Kenny Barron: First Song; People Time/The Complete Recordings (Sunnyside)
4.    Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society: Transit; Infernal Machines (New Amsterdam)
5.    Geri Allen: Faithful Carriers of Life; Flying Toward the Sound (Motema Music)
6.    Lee Morgan: Edda; The Rumproller (Blue Note)
7.    Franz Schubert/Pablo Casals [Stern, Schneider, Katins, Tortelier]: String Quintet in C Major; Schubert: String Quintet, Symphony No. 5 (Sony)
8.    Stan Getz/Kenny Barron: Softly As in a Morning Sunrise; People Time/The Complete Recordings (Sunnyside)
9.    Frédéric Chopin/Leon Fleisher: Nocturne in D Flat Major; Two Hands (Vanguard Classics)
10.     Stan Getz/Kenny Barron: People Time; People Time/The Complete Recordings (Sunnyside)
11.    Marilyn Crispell/David Rothenberg: Owl Moon; One Dark Night I Left My Silent House (ECM)

Out theme: Robert Maxwell/The Nairobi Trio: Solfeggio; The Ernie Kovacks Show (E. & E. K. Productions)

FreeWorldNetworkRadio-X – 06/17/2010


Song Title – Album- Artist
1. Electro-Cuties -The Electric Spanking Of War Babies – Funkadelic
2. The Last Time – St. Elsewhere – Gnarls Barkley
3. Myth And Difusion – Trance Atlantic (Boom Bop II) – Jean-Paul Bourelly
4. Traffic – Trance Atlantic (Boom Bop II) – Jean-Paul Bourelly
5. The Break Through – Dippin’ – Hank Mobley
6. Everything Will Be Alright – single only- K.Mack
7. Arumahani – Honduras: Musique Garifuna – Groupe Unionistas de Plaplaya, Groupe Pobrezas…
8. Soulaje Do-A Katalina – Caribbean Voyage: The French Antilles Guadeloupe -various
9. Koma Mosi – Nigeria Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-sounds & … – The Harbours Band
10. Rainha Da Pedra Azul – Festa Dos Deuses – Hermeto Pascoal
11. John Henry – Alan Lomax – Blues Songbook (Disc 1) -Gabriel Brown
12. – Back From Havana – Jack Costanzo
13. Doninke – In Griot Time – String Music from Mali Kandia Kouyate
14. Borrón Y Cuenta Nueva – Acabando! – Los Hermanos Rosario
15. Satta Massagana – Satta Massagana – Abyssinians


Song Title – Album – Artist
1. Sunday Sermon (Single Version) – The Very Best of Booker T. & the MG’s – Booker T. & The MG’s
2. Ezekiel Saw the Wheel – Death Don’t Have No Mercy – Dean Bowman
3. Greasy Feets Music – New Constellations Live In Vienna – Josh Roseman
4. Mano Dayak – Aman Iman: Water Is Life – Tinariwen
5. Yearnin’ Learnin’ – Great Earth, Wind & Fire [Disc 2] – Earth Wind & Fire
6. I Want To Be With You – I Want To Be With You (The Mercury/Blue Rock S… – Dee Dee Warwick
7. I Wanna Be With You – New Constellations Live In Vienna – Josh Roseman
8. Tabari Dudu – Garifuna Soul – Aurelio Martinez
9. Frog And Toad – Give – The Bad Plus
10. $20 For Boban – Nu Med – Balkan Beat Box
11. Leave With Your Own Mind – We Are Gathered Here… – Fine Arts Militia
12. The Rhythm Method (Move) – Fight With Tools – FLOBOTS
13. Echoes Of Duneden – The Wire Tapper 19 – G.F. Fitz-Gerald & Lol Coxhill
14. U Can Depend On Me – How Late Do You Have 2BB4UR Absent? – G. Clinton & The P-Funk All Stars
15. Aunt Hagar’s Blues – Complete Capitol Recordings (Vol. 1) – Art Tatum

Monkey Mind – 06/14/2010

This week’s collection. Enjoy.

Time Song Artist Album
3pm Solid Air John Martyn Solid Air
  Dual Highway Duke Ellington Unknown Session
  Can't You Read Big Maceo The Bluebird Recordings 1941-1942
  Check It Mutabaruka Check It
  Robin's Groove Night Trains Bossa Brava!
  Way It Goes Alejandro Escovedo Thirteen Years
  Swerve Peter Jefferies A Chorus of Interludes
  Burlesken Andreas Willscher/Trio Armin Rosin Dedication
  Lost World Green on Red Gas Food Lodging/Green on Red
  Bloodsport Killing Joke Killing Joke
  Sleeping Beauty Lene Lovich Stateless
  Readymade Beck Odelay
  Female Demands Prefuse 73 One Word Extinguisher
  Lowlands Tall Dwarfs Fork Songs
  Listen to Me Buddy Holly
4pm Ollie Ollie Humble Pie Town & Country
  Best Batch Yet Captain Beefheart Doc at the Radar Station
  Sabotage Otolithen S.O.D.
  New Mexico Bird Names Wooden Lake/Sexual Diner
  Doing Things Joe Venuti and his Orchestra Pretty Trix
  Sonata for Violincello and Piano Shostakovich/Kalichstein Laredo Robinson Trio The Complete Trios & Sonatas
  Special Rider Blues John Fahey America
  I've Got Heaven on My Mind Hickory Bottom Harmoneers Fire in My Bones: Raw & Rare & Other-Worldly African-American Gospel 1944-2007
  I'm Still Waiting Rita Marley Who Feels It Knows It
  Drop It In the Slot Tower of Power Drop it in the Slot
  I Want My Love To Rest Tonight Yoko Ono Approximately Infinite Universe
  Bookstore Mark Eitzel Demos before Love Songs
  Another Year Royal Trux Accelorator
  Sprinkling of Marie Tone Dogs The Early Middle Years
  I Feel Voxish The Fall Perverted by Language
  The Strange Play of the Mouth Nurse With Wound Automating, Vol. 2

Updoc 95: Summertime Blue: 6/11/10

Opening theme: Eddie Cochran: Summertime Blues; Live and Dangerous (Columbia)

1.    Antonio Vivaldi/Iona Brown/Academy of St. Martin in the Fields: Concerto  No. 2 in G Minor “Summer”; The Four Seasons (Hänssler)
2.    Miles Davis/Gil Evans: Summertime; Porgy and Bess (Columbia)
3.    Miles Davis/Gil Evans: Prayer – O Doctor Jesus; Porgy and Bess (Columbia)
4.    Johann Sebastian Bach/Leon Fleisher: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring; The Essential Leon Fleisher (Sony)
5.    Olivier Messiaen/Orchestre de l’Opéra Bastille/Myung-Whun Chung: Demeurer dans l’Amour; Éclairs sur l’Au-Delà (DGG)
6.    Ludwig von Beethoven/Edwin Fischer: Piano Sonata No. 31 in B-flat Major Opus 110; Fischer Mozart Beethoven (Urania)
7.    John Coltrane Quartet: Summertime; My Favorite Things (Atlantic)
8.    Antonio Vivaldi/Iona Brown/Academy of St. Martin in the Fields: Concerto  No. 4 in F Minor “Winter”; The Four Seasons (Hänssler)
9.    Tommy Flanagan/Hank Jones: A Child is Born; Our Delights (Fantasy)
10.    Claude Debussy/Branford Marsalis/English Chamber Orchestra/Andrew Litton: Romances for Saxophone (Columbia)
11.    Sonny Rollins/Coleman Hawkins: Summertime; Sonny Meets Hawk (RCA)
12.    Philip Glass/Richard Brubaker: Wichita Vortex Sutra; Hope Street Tunnel (Arabesque)
13.     Joe Henderson/Tommy Flanagan: Bess You is My Woman Now; Porgy and Bess (Verve)

Out theme: Joe Henderson: Summertime; Porgy and Bess (Verve)

Songs on Toast – 06/11/2010

Lembrando Josh White 1:47 Toquinho Boca Da Noite
Know 2:26 Nick Drake Pink Moon
Sunrise 1:23 Omar Sosa Tales From The Earth
Jorge Ben 2:12 AM Future Sons & Daughters
Bô kolo 6:03 Idrissa Soumaoro Djitoumou
Presença 0:53 Toquinho Boca Da Noite
Üskdar’a Giderken 2:02 Mustafa Özkent Gençlik Ile Elele
Rich Woman 2:38 Li’l Millet And His Creoles Creole Kings Of New Orleans
Unogwaja 1:41 Madala Kunene African Classics
Cold Trail Blues 4:22 Chris Smither A Case for Case: A Tribute to the Songs of Peter Case
No Knees 2:23 Loudon Wainwright III High Wide & Handsome: The Charlie Poole Project
Jesus In 3/4 Time 3:46 Jackson Browne & David Lindley RCA Studios, New York City NY, September 27, 1973
Ballad of Spider John 4:19 Willis Alan Ramsey Willis Alan Ramsey
Mari 3:14 Mama Sissoko Jarabi Amours
The Black Crow Keeps Flying 4:18 Kelly Joe Phelps Lead Me On
Zzzzzz 2:18 Pierre Aderne Alto Mar
Praise 1:48 Omar Sosa Tales From The Earth
Nottingham (rough mix) 5:00 Jenni Muldaur Lomax Tracks
You Got The Silver 3:51 Crooked Still Some Strange Country
Travel 1:47 Thao We Brave Bee Stings and All
Middle Of The Night 3:09 Loudon Wainwright III Songs For The New Depression
Saduva 2:33 Gibson Kente Next Stop … Soweto Vol. 2
Oh! Those Sweet Bananas 2:17 Hackamore Brick One Kiss Leads To Another
Lover Bird 2:19 Ella Johnson Swing Me
Shadow 3:09 Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Mustt Mustt
A Qulub Al Ashquine – The Hearts of Lovers 36:08 Sheikh Ahmad Al-Tuni Sheik
A Hard Day’s Night (LP Version) 2:45 The Bar-Kays The Complete Stax/Volt Singles 1959-1968
Please Allow Me To Look At You Again – sung by Celest Chong 3:20 Gary Lucas The Edge Of Heaven

FreeWorldNetworkRadio-X – 06/10/2010

FWNRx_Episode #48_Hr1_June10_2010

Song Title – Artist – Album
Live At Kalakuta [Interlude] – Fela Kuti – Red Hot + Riot
Psychedelic Woman – Honny & The Bees Band – Ghana Soundz: Afro Beat, Funk and…
Rise – Apollo Heights – Everlasting Gobstopper – EP
So Be It – Kelis – Red Hot + Riot
Southern Fried Frijoles – Jimmy Castor Bunch – The Everything Man: the best of the…
Wavy Gravy Dub (jim Fox, Doctor D… – Israel Vibration – Dub Your Brains Out
E.F.P. – Courtney Pine – On The Edge
Naked – Calhoun – Native Lands
Boho Dance – Björk – A Tribute To Joni Mitchell
Intro Jingle/The First Step – Dennis Chambers – Front Page
The Peacocks – Aruan Ortiz (Esperanza Spalding) – Junjo
Cross The Track (We Better Go Back) – Maceo & The Macks – James Brown’s Funky People (Part 2)
Macarena – Sex Mob – Din of Inequity

FWNRx_Episode #48_Hr2_June10_2010

Song Title – Artist – Album
Got Myself Together – Brass Construction – Brass Construction I
At Midnight (My Love Will Lift You Up) – Rufus & Chaka Khan – The Very Best Of Rufus Featuring C…
Edamise Oh! – Lola Martin – Tumbele
Dima Bolane – Le Ry-Co Jazz – Tumbele
Wadidyusay? – Zap Mama – The Wired CD: Rip. Sample. Mash. Share.
Nightbird – LaBelle – Nightbirds
Fly Away – Goodie Mob – Dirty South Classics
I’m New Here – Gil Scott-Heron – I’m New Here
I Do It For Your Love – Herbie Hancock Feat. Paul Simon – Possibilities
Minstrel And Queen – Curtis Mayfield & The Impressions – The Anthology 1961-1977 (Disc 1)
Usiji Gambe – Ikhwani Safaa Musical Club feat. M… – Taarab 2 / Music of Zanzibar
Come Sunday – Joe Zawinul & The Zawinul Syndicate – Vienna Nights
Friendly Ghost – Marc Ribot – On The Edge
Corazon Espinado – Santana Feat. Maná – Supernatural
From Them Dis – Bounty Killer & Idonia – Strictly The Best Vol.35