Monkey Mind – 04/25/2011

Hope you like the psychedelic stuff in between all the soul and country. Thanks for listening, as always. Oh, and I forgot to include the brilliant cover of “When Will I Be Loved” featuring Sandy Denny and Linda Peters (later Thompson) from “Rock On,” the great 1972 covers collection by a bunch of Britfolk stars simply calling themselves The Bunch.

Time Song Artist Album
3pm Tom Sawyer remix DJ Z-Trip & DJ P Uneasy Listening, Volume 1
  Beats for the Listeners Eric B & Rakim Follow the Leader
  Say What Melvin Jackson Funky Skull
  Anna Arthur Alexander in their own words: a bunch of songwriters sittin' around singing
  Down the Backroads Arthur Alexander Rainbow Road: The Warner Bros. Recordings
  Nothing Seems To Matter Bonnie Raitt Give It Up
  Light Is Faster Than Sound Big Brother & The Holding Company Big Brother & The Holding Company
  For R.S.G. Yardbirds Shapes of Things
  You Don't Love Me Kaleidoscope Pulsating Dreams: The Epic Recordings
  Permanent Green Light Godz Godz 2
  If You Have Ghosts Roky Erickson & The Aliens The Evil One
  The Voo Doo Walk Sonny Richard's Panics with Cindy and Misty These Ghoulish Things
  You Got a Heart Like a Rock Robert Gordon with Danny Gatton
  Peace of Mind Nancy Wilson Anthology
  Super Good Myra Barnes (Vicki Anderson) James Brown's Funky People (Part 2)
4pm Domingas Jorge Ben Brazilian Collection: From A to Z
  La Huasanga Los Camperos de Valles The Muse
  Harlem Bound Garland Jeffreys Garland Jeffreys
  Tears Inside Art Pepper Quintet Smack Up
  Paseo in Media Luz Gonzalo Rubalcaba Solo
  Miniature Overture Peter Copley/Schubert Ensemble Bright Future
  Range Des Voitures Un Drame Musical Instantane Carnage
  The Struggle Against Unreality Begins Matmos The Civil War
  The Decay of Cities Henry Cow Western Culture
  The Vivian Twist Starmount Tyranny of the Sphere
  Domestic Animal Jazz Butcher Conspiracy Distressed Gentlefolk

Tone Science – 04/24/2011

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Time Song Artist Album
8pm 3rd Movement from Amalgamations for Solo Bass Edgar Meyer Uncommon Ritual
  My Motherfuckin' Roda! Ches Smith Congs for Brums
  MS-2 Metal Cloud Solo Rafael Toral LONTANO - Homage to Giancinto Scelsi
  New Morning Sun S. Whitee Denson I Belong to This Band: Eighty-Five Years of Sacred Harp Recordings
  The Dusk Singers Tucker Martine Broken Hearted Dragonflies: Insect Electronica from Southeast Asia
  The Dadda's Intoxication Nurse With Wound/Stereolab Crumb Duck
  Ohio (demonstration version) Dan Deacon Twacky Cats
  View Nine Kowald/Masaoka/Robair Illumination (Several Views)
  Geiger Counter Kraftwek Radio-Activity
  Thin Legs Konono No. 1 Assume Crash Position
  My Electric Dreams Colin McLean, Andy Moor everything but the Beginning
  Mr. TC Elliot Sharp/Frances-Marie Uitti Hallelujah, Anyway: Remembering Tom Cora
  Dear Heather Leonard Cohen Dear Heather
  Ellensbirds if, bwana 33 Birds Went
  Salmon Brook David Karsten Daniels and Fight the Big Bull I Mean to Live Here Still
  Gowanus Canal Transit Transit
  Come Sunday Randy Weston Ancient Future
  3 Elephants and a Cow Toychestra and Fred Frith What Leave Behind
  Bring Your Knives Buke and Gass +/-
  Pulse March Asphalt Orchestra Asphalt Orchestra
  Exu' (unknown) Amazonia: Cult Music of Northern Brazil
  Aluminum So Percussion/Matmos Treasure State
  w/ Jim Baker Mike Reed In the Context Of
  Sound Spectra/Spec Sket Sun Ra and his Solar Arkestra Other Places of There
  Suffer Bomb Damage The Dead C Harsh '70s Reality
  Au Pair, 10 Robert Ashley Atalanta (Acts of God) Volume II
  Carla Bozulich's Fake Party: Audience Cassettte Tape Improv (excerpt) Carla Bozulich, Geoff Brandin, Nels Clines & David Scott Stone soundCd no. 1
  Look Over Here From the Other Side Seijaku you Should Prepare to Survive Through Even Anything Happens
  Steam Alfred Schnittke Electroacoustic Music Volume IV: Archive Tape Snythesizer ANS 1964-1971

Updoc 133: Ask Him Now: 4/22/11

Opening theme: Archie Shepp: You’re What This Day is All About; The Magic of Ju-Ju (Impulse)

1.    Pee Wee Russell: Some Other Blues; Ask Me Now! (Impulse)
2.    John Coltrane: The Last Blues; The Classic Quartet – Complete Studio Recordings (Impulse)
3.    Burnt Sugar: Thorazine – 81; Making Love to the Dark Ages (LiveWired Music)
4.    Pee Wee Russell: Ask Me Now [title tune] (Impulse)
5.    Archie Shepp/Dollar Brand: Left Alone; Duet (Savoy Jazz)
6.    Pee Wee Russell: Turnaround; Ask Me Now! (Impulse)
7.    Horace Silver: The Baghdad Blues; Blowin’ the Blues Away (Blue Note)
8.    Christopher Rouse/Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra/Alan Gilbert: Symphony No. 1; Iscariot – Symphony No. 1 – Clarinet Concerto (BIS)
9.    Bugotak: Kon’ Togethy; Plastic Soul – Exotic Beatles IV (Cherry Red)
10.     Quartetto Da Cinque: Doctor Robert; Plastic Soul – Exotic Beatles IV (Cherry Red)
11.    The Beatles: Blackbird; The Beatles [White Album] (Apple)
12.    Sergei Prokofiev/Yundi Li/Berlin Philharmonic/Seiji Ozawa: Piano Concerto No. 2; Prokofiev – Ravel Piano Concertos (DGG)
13.    The Beatles: Revolution Number 9; The Beatles [White Album] (Apple)

Songs on Toast – 04/22/2011


Two Dogs And A Bone 2:27 Los Lobos The Town & The City
My Dog and Me 3:15 John Hiatt Beneath This Gruff Exterior
Underdog 3:58 Sly & The Family Stone Love Is The Song We Sing
I Wouldn’t Treat A Dog ( The Way You Treated Me) 3:17 Bobby Blue Bland The Voice
Old Dog 5:28 Shelby Lynne Tears, Lies, And Alibis
Dirty Dog 4:02 ZZ Top Eliminator
Nasty Dog 2:36 Henry Stone The Legendary Henry Stone
Salty Dog 2:36 Lamplighters American Roots Of Doo-Wop
Buy Me A Dog 3:55 Duke Robillard Living With The Blues
Man, Don’t Dog Your Woman 3:44 T-Bone Burnett 20-20.2
Like a Dog 4:05 Annie & the Beekeepers Squid Hell Sessions
Old Brown Dog 7:53 Spider John Koerner – Willie Murphy Running Jumping Standing Still
Dixie Dog 3:35 Dr. John & Murray Weinstock Tails Of The City (DogTunes)
Go Away Houndog 2:08 Cliff Johnson Ain’t I’m A Dog
Maga Dog 4:30 Peter Tosh Mama Africa
Walkin’ the Dog 2:03 Bill Monroe Friends of Old Time Music
My Doggy’s Got The Blues 2:58 Big Bill Morganfield Ramblin’ Mind
The Dog 2:37 Otis Redding Pain In My Heart
Can Your Monkey Do The Dog 2:27 Rufus Thomas The Very Best Of Rufus Thomas
Walking The Dog 3:09 The Rolling Stones England’s Newest Hitmakers – The Rolling Stones
Dump The Dog 2:09 Loudon Wainright III Fame & Wealth
Just Like a Dog 3:35 Johnny Dowd Wrong Side of Memphis
Ain’t I’m A Dog – Ronnie Self 2:15 Ronnie Self 25 More Rockabilly Rave-Ups
You’re A Dog And Don’t Talk To Me 2:11 Michael Hurley Parsnip Snips
Swim Brown Dog 2:26 Ron Cornelius Tin Luck
A Dog’s Life 2:46 Nina Nastasia Dogs
Low Down Dog 2:33 Big Joe Turner Rock ‘n’ Roll Legend
Doggy 3:31 Marvin Pontiac Marvin Pontiac
Quiet Dog 2:57 Mos Def The Ecstatic
The Dogs 4:22 T Bone Burnett Twenty Twenty
Honeysuckle Dog 3:36 Chris Smither Happier Blue
Dog 3:03 El Perro Del Mar Look! It’s El Perro Del Mar!
Old Shep 3:01 Ramblin’ Jack Elliott Country Style (Live)
Dog Eat Dog 4:20 George Coleman Bongo Joe

Tone Science – 04/17/2011

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Time Song Artist Album
8pm Durations of Permanence Bill Dixon Tapestries for Small Orchestra
  6 Oscillators Jim O'Rourke 6 Oscillatos '87/Guitar '88
  13072001 Sachiko M Improvised Music from Japan
  Symphony No. 1, I. Senza Tempo Alfred Schnittke The Ten Symphonies
  Moon Bird Myra Melford Be Bread The Whole Tree Gone
  Holocaust Big Star 3rd
  Cro Mag The Old Ceremony Tender Age
  Crepuscular Refractions - Mystery Eye Original Silence The Second Original Silence
  Lehi Teyliu Group Doueh Beatte Harab
  Change Ringing Olivia Block Change Ringing

Updoc 132: Norrköping: 4/15/11

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

1. Branford Marsalis/Joey Calderazzo: La Valse Kendall; Songs of Melancholy and Joy (Marsalis Music)
2. Conlon Nancarrow/Alarm Will Sound: Study for Player Piano No. 6; a/rhythmia (Nonesuch)
3. Youn Sun Nah: The Same Girl [title tune] (ACT Music)
4. Stan Getz/Kenny Barron: Hush-a-Bye; People Time (Fantasy)
5. Vijay Iyer: Fleurette Africaine; Solo (ACT Music)
6. Bismillah Khan: Raga Pilu; Sangeet Sartaj (Living Media India Ltd.)
7. Nino Rota/Norrköping Symphony Orchestra/Ole Kristian Ruud: Concerto Festivo; Symphony No. 3, etc. (BIS)
8. Bob Dylan: On Hello Goodbye; Plastic Soul – Exotic Beatles IV (Cherry Red)
9. Baba Yaga: Back in the USSR; Plastic Soul – Exotic Beatles IV (Cherry Red)
10. Orange Jefferson: Hey Warden; Texas Harmonica Rumble (Dialtone)
11. Eugene Fox: Sinner’s Dream; Music to Die For (Checker)
12. Oscar Brown Jr.: But I Was Cool; Sin & Soul (Columbia)
13. Christopher Rouse/Stockholm Philharmonic: Rapture; Symphony No. 2 – Flute Concerto, etc. (BIS)
14. Robert Kyr/Denise Huizenga/Third Angle New Music Ensemble/Ron Blessington: Violin Concerto No. 1 – On the Nature of Love; Violin Concerto Trilogy (New Albion)
15. Bob Dylan: Thunder on the Mountain (Columbia video)

Songs on Toast – 04/15/2011

Songs On Toast # 121

New York Is Killing Me 4:30 Gil Scott-Heron I’m New Here
Hard Times Everywhere 4:41 Reverend KM Williams When I Rise
4th Avenue Blues 2:43 Alexandra Junior Bright Boys Africa And The Blues
Goodbye Honey, You Call That Gone Lucius Smith I’ll Meet You On That Other Shore:
Miskina 3:54 Aziz Sahmoui & The Univ of Gnawa
Riding Hood Boogy Man 1:08 Unspecified Street and Gangland Rhythms
Hoo Doo Say 2:59 Eugene “Sly” Fox 45
Mazi Me Sena (Together) 2:54 Nana Mouskouri The Voice Of Greece
El Diablo – Compay Quinto 2:47 Compay Quinto The Roots of Chicha 2
Done Got Over 2:56 Clifton Chenier Clifton Sings The Blues
Ma Chérie 4:25 Debademba Debademba
Wonder When You’re Coming Home James Brown Messing With The Blues (
Stop Your Knockin’ 2:39 Curley Money & His Rolling Ramblers The Oxford American Southern Music CD No. 12
Milk Cow Blues 3:41 The Kinks BBC Sessions: 1964-1994
I’m Crying 2:21 Lil Greenwood The Oxford American Southern Music CD No. 12
Nobody Knows 3:19 Robert Brown And The Sons Of The South The Oxford American Southern Music CD No. 12
Vulindlela 3:26 Brenda Fassie African Music
Mango 2:49 Coupé Cloué Maximum Compas From Haiti
Le An Moun Ka Dwe Ou 3:17 Marcé & Toumpak Pé Epi Kouté
Oldman Boogey 5:34 Tinny Rmx Black Stars Ghana’s Hiplife Generation
Wompe Masem 4:19 The African Brothers I Ghana Special: Modern Highlife
I’m gonna burn your playhouse down George Jones George
Gonna Dance All Night 2:37 Hardrock Gunter And The Pebbles The Oxford American Southern Music CD No. 12
Nasty Boogie 3:11 Champion Jack Dupree Blues From The Gutter
Who Will The Next Fool Be 2:29 Bobby “Blue” Bland The Voice
Guijira 8:53 Danay The Havana Cultura Sesssions
Samba Em Preludio 5:12 Esperanza Spalding Esperanza
Dualism (2) 3:39 Kip Hanrahan Conjure
Ya oud 5:23 Elizabeth Ayoub Oceanos y Lunas
What’s the Matter Now? Fred McDowell I’ll Meet You On That Other Shore
May Be The Last Time, I Don’t Know Bessie Banks So Glad I’m Here
E muntagne d’orezza 2:39 Tavagna Tavagna: in Veru

Monkey Mind – 04/11/2011

Another week, another fidgety collection. You want my opinion, the Xenakis, Electric Eels, Harold Alexander, Ada Moore and Virgin Prunes can easily withstand a lot more attention if you’re so inclined.

Time Song Artist Album
3pm On the Beach Neil Young On the Beach
  Let's Get Together Blues Magoos Electric Comic Book
  Jazz Is...Part 2 Electric Eels The Eyeball of Hell
  Ruin Joelle Leandre/Quentin Sirjacq Out of Nowhere
  The Devil Is A Woman Ada Moore Jazz Workshop, Volume Three
  Mama Soul Harold Alexander Sunshine Man
  Flute Duet Mbuti Pygmies of the Ituri Rainforest Mbuti Pygmies of the Ituri Rainforest
  Farther East of Jack Burning Spear Garvey's Ghost
  The Call Up The Clash Sandanista!
  Dave-Id Is Dead Virgin Prunes ...If I Die, I Die
  Love is the Heart of Everything Dog Faced Hermans Hum of Life
  Paint Your Pictures If Waterfall
4pm The Mercy Seat Johnny Cash American III: Solitary Man
  Can I Sleep In Your Arms Willie Nelson Red Headed Stranger
  I've Got A Feeling Pentangle Sweet Child
  Pleiades: Melanges Iannis Xenakis/red fish blue fish ensemble Xenakis: Percussion Works
  Kyipellu festival song Dagarti tribe Sounds of West Africa: The Kora and the Xylophone
  Wild Bill Jones Ira Bernstein & Riley Baugus Appalachian Roots
  Hey Hey Honey Bright Light Quartet Southern Journey: Velvet Voices
  Whosoever Will May Come Biddleville Quintette Complete Recorded Works, 1926-29, Volume 1
  Hard Times Baby Huey The Baby Huey Story
  Carnival Joys George Benson Verve Silver Collection
  Song for Sinners Joe Henderson Multiple
  Turn Into Earth Yardbirds Over Under Sideways Down
  The Poacher Ronnie Lane and Slim Chance Anymore for Anymore...Plus
  Something's Gonna Happen Marshall Crenshaw Best of Marshall Crenshaw

Tone Science – 04/10/2011

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Time Song Artist Album
8pm Gross und Klein Gebhard Ullman, Chris Dahlgren, Peter Herbert bassx3
  Aime to Prochain Comme Toi Meme The Dead C The White House
  Huriyet The Ex Turn
  Love More Sharon Van Etten Epic
  South By West Matana Roberts The Chicago Project
  5 dahses i say again The Conet Project The Conet Project
  Shave 'Em Dry Lucille Brogan Sugar in My Bow: Vintage Sex Songs 1923-1952l
  Esteem Ideal Bread The Ideal Bread
  Graffiti Composition 1 Christian Marclay Graffiti Composition
  V Poppy Nogood and the Phantom Band Poppy Nogood
  Elegua (unknown) Rhythms and Songs For The Orishas
  Codex William Parker Long Hidden: The Olmec Series
  Fractal 4 Susie Ibarra Flower After Flower
  Composition 85 Anthony Braxton Duo (Leipzig) 1993
  Real Solid Lotte Anker, Craig Taborn, Gerald Cleaver Live at the Loft
  See That My Grave Is Kept Clean The Staple Singers MRC-018 How Long Has It Been Since You've Been Home?
  Prayer (unknown) Streets of Lhasa
  Saxophone, Radio, Tape Machinefabriek Shuffle
  Farewell Anthem Henagar-Union Sacred Harp Convention I Belong to This Band: Eighty-Five Years of Sacred Harp Recordings
  Rotation Frank Gratkowski Kollaps
  The Boy in the Bubble Peter Gabriel Scratch My Back
  Set Sail for the Sun The Respect Sextet Sirius Respect

Updoc 131: Monk Summit 4/8/11

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

1.    Eric Reed: Pannonica; The Dancing Monk (Savant)
2.    Fred Hersch: Work; Alone at the Vanguard (Palmetto/Iris)
3.    Wynton Marsalis: Mademoiselle D’Gascony; Marciac Suite (Sony)
4.     Eric Reed: Reflections; The Dancing Monk (Savant)
5.    Fred Hersch: Memories of You; Alone at the Vanguard (Palmetto/Iris)
6.    Ambrose Akinmusire: Ruby; Prelude: to Cora (Fresh Sound)
7.    Andy Summers: Bemsha Swing; Green Chimneys: The Music of Thelonious Monk (Flickering Shadows)
8.    Thelonious Monk: Jackie-ing; 5 by Monk by 5 (Riverside)
9.    Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers: The Summit; Meet You at the Jazz Corner of the World (Blue Note)
10.    Wymton Kelly: Mama G (Nellie Blye); Kelly Great (VeeJay)
11.     Christopher Rouse/Stockholm Philharmond Orchestra/Alan Gilbert: Symphony No. 2 [title tune] (BIS)
12.     Thelonious Monk: Blue Monk; Miles and Monk Live at Newport (Columbia)