Songs on Toast – 09/30/2011

Okwukwe Na Nchekwube 6:11 Celestine Ukwu Nigeria Special: 1970-1976
I Like To Be Free 6:58 Bob Ohiri & His Uhuru Sound Uhuru Aiyee
La tumchu anni 6:40 Mariem Hassan Deseos
Ollin Azageed 8:31 Hamza El Din Eclipse
Liboaria Laure (Gunjéi) 2:19 Úwarani The Black Caribs Of Belize
La Danza Del Tezcatlipoca Rojo Ramiro Musotto Sudaka
Mungua-Muanga 26:51 Orchestre Tout Puissant Likembé Konono No. 1 Zaire: Musiques Urbaines À Kinshasa
At Your Door 4:30 Hong Kong In The 60s My Fantoms
Baby Says 4:29 The Kills Blood Pressures
Gugamuga 1:26 Gangland Rhythms Street and Gangland Rhythms
The Girl from Ipanema 2:44 David Moss My Favorite Things
Dorfmusik 2:56 The Comedian Harmonists Ihre Großen Erfolge
In Rome 0:55 Nino Rota Toby Dammit-Satyricon
San Francisco 2:34 Ibimeni Garifuna Traditional Music From Guatemala
Si tu vois ma mère 3:16 Sidney Bechet Midnight in Paris
All Night All Day 2:48 Swan Silvertones The Swan Silvertones 1946-1951
All Wrap Up In One 2:17 Otis Wright This May Be My Last Time Singing
The Devil’s Trying To Steal My Joy Prophet G Lusk This May Be My Last Time Singing
Satan Your Kingdom Must Come Down Willie Nelson Country
South Bound Train 3:28 Big Bill Broonzy The Bill Broonzy Story
Light Rain 6:13 Geoff Muldaur Password
Know 2:26 Nick Drake Pink Moon
I Am You, You Are Me, We Are One Benji Hughes A Love Extreme
Tennessee Blues 3:33 Geoff Muldaur Is Having A Wonderful Time
Tennessee Blues 3:51 Tracy Nelson Best of Tracy Nelson/Mother Earth

Updoc 152: One More Son: 9/23/11

1.    Sonny Rollins: Blue Room; On Impulse (Impulse)
2.    Sonny Rollins: 52nd Street Theme (Alternate); The Complete RCA Victor Recordings (RCA)
3.    Sonny Rollins: Sonnymoon for Two; A Night at the Village Vanguard (Blue Note)]
4.    Sonny Rollins: Tenor Madness (Tama 2000); Road Shows Vol. 1 (Emarcy/Doxy)
5.    Sonny Rollins: Easy Living (Warsaw 1980); Road Shows Vol. 1 (Emarcy/Doxy)
6.    Sonny Rollins: Lover (Doxy download)
7.    Sonny Rollins: Pent-Up House; Three Giants (Prestige)
8.    Dizzy Gillespie: The Eternal Triangle; Sonny Side Up (Verve)
9.    Sonny Rollins: The Freedom Suite; The Freelance Years (Riverside)
10.    Sonny Rollins: Alfie’s Theme Differently; Alfie (Impulse)

Songs on Toast – 09/23/2011

Wreckage 2:51 Jolie Holland Pint Of Blood
Can’t Sit Down 3:03 C.J. Chenier Can’t Sit Down
I’m A Long Gone Daddy 2:53 Hank Williams Greatest Hits vol 2
Dancing In The Street 5:01 Ramsey Lewis Trio Dancing In The Street
Yambú 2:00 Ramiro Musotto Civilizacao & Barbarye
Palengue Palengue 4:09 Son Palenque Soundway Presents Palenque Palenque: Champeta Criolla & Afro
Dimples 2:56 Johnny Jenkins Ton-Ton Macoute!
Lucky Girl 2:36 Rival Sons Before The Fire
True Religion 4:42 Papa Mali Do Your Thing
Dedicated To The One I Love Five Royales Monkey Hips & Rice
Kalawani 6:15 Neba Solo Kene Balafons
Arte Bella 2:37 Ken Boothe & Stranger Cole Ska Bonanza
Rock On 3:18 Garland Jeffreys The King Of In Between
Louisiana Proverbs 4:22 Mark Bingham Psalms of Vengeance
Mansion Of Invention 2:48 Prince Far I & The Arabs Sounds & Pressure Vol. 1
Funky Kingston 4:56 Toots & The Maytals Anthology
Jezebel 2:50 The Golden Gate Quartet Swing Down, Chariot
Place To Be 2:43 Nick Drake Pink Moon
Bamba 4:02 Thione Seck Chauffeur Bi
The Boys Was Shootin’ It Out Last Night [2:20 Koerner, Ray & Glover The Return of Koerner, Ray & Glover
As Tears Go By 4:24 Jun Miyake Innocent Bossa In the Mirror
Woman Of Heart And Mind 2:39 Joni Mitchell For The Roses
When My Train Pulls In 8:13 Gary Clark Jr. The Bright Lights EP
Everyone’s Gone To The Moon Bobby Womack My Prescription
I Cover The Waterfront 4:05 John Lee Hooker The Ultimate Collection 1948-1990
I Love King Selassie 4:38 Black Uhuru Revolutionary Sounds
Roll On Sweet Don (Heaven And Hell) 3:30 Don Drummond & Roland Alphonso Ska Bonanza
Bala Branka 1:53 Kode’ Di Dona Kode Di Dona
Doc Con Xa 4:13 Pham Van Ty The Music of Vietnam
Orchestre Bambala Jump Up Orchestre Bambala Zaire: Musiques Urbaines À Kinshasa
rat face 0:24 Michael Hurley Hi-Fi Snock Uptown

Tone Science – 09/25/2011

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Time Song Artist Album
8pm improvisation 3 Steve Gunn ISSUE Project Room 1/29/10
  third set Audrey Chen Live on WFMU's Strength Through Failure 1/14/2010
  Set the Fire Jooklo Duo with C. Spencer Yeh Live at WFMU on The Long Rally with Scott McDowell on May 27,2011
  Burning Bears .RR RReplay
  Voice of America part 1 Fred Frith & Bob Ostertag Voice of America
  A Lament for Trees Cooper-Moore A Retrospective: 1990-2010
  Scanners Assassins 88 New Weird Australia: The Sound of Young Canberra
  Jet Cars F/i Raped by 4 Valentines Day
  COIN COIN - Play Memory Matana Roberts EASY NOT EASY Festival October 8,2010
  Smoke-Breathing Lights Tomas Fujiwara and The Hook-Up Trio Live at WFMU on The Long Rally with Scott McDowell July 22,2011
  into the green forests Greg Davis 8 Bit EP
  Live @ ISSUE (4/7/10) Marina Rosenfeld Live @ ISSUE (4/7/10)

Updoc 151: Over the Sonnymoon: 9/16/11

1.    Sonny Rollins: Dearly Beloved; The Freelance Years (Riverside)
2.    Sonny Rollins: I Can’t Get Started; Road Shows Vol. 2 (Emarcy)
3.    Sonny Rollins (w/Ornette Coleman): Sonnymoon for Two; Road Shows Vol. 2 (Emarcy)
4.    Sonny Rollins/Don Cherry Quartet: On Green Dolphin Street; Complete Paris Concert 1963 (Gambit Spain)
5.    The Rolling Stones: Neighbors; Tattoo You (Virgin)
6.    Leonard Cohen/Sonny Rollins: Who By Fire (Dave Sanborn/Hal Wilner/Night Music/youtube)
7.    The Rolling Stones: Waiting on a Friend; Tattoo You (Virgin)
8.    Sonny Rollins: A Night in Tunisia; A Night at the Village Vanguard (Blue Note)
9.    Sonny Rollins: There Will Never Be Another You; The Complete RCA Victor Recordings (RCA)
10.     Sonny Rollins: Misterioso; Sonny Rollins Volume 2 (Blue Note)
11.     Dizzy Gillespie/Sonny Rollins: Wheatleigh Hall; Duets (Verve)
12.     Sonny Rollins: I Could Write a Book; The Complete RCA Victor Recordings (RCA)
13.     Sonny Rollins: Rain Check; Road Shows Vol. 2 (Emarcy)

Songs on Toast – 09/16/2011

Garbage Man Blues 2:45 Milton Brown And His Musical Brownies Daddy of Western Swing
Feel Like Lightning 4:53 Otis Taylor Below The Fold
Turn Around 2:48 The Everly Brothers Roots
Driving Wheel 2:22 T-Bone Burnett Truth Decay
She’s Long Gone 3:06 The Black Keys Brothers
Don’t Owe You A Thang 3:36 Gary Clark Jr. The Bright Lights EP
Holiday Cheer 2:05 Martinis Late Late Party
I Am Coming Home 3:17 Clifton Chenier Zydeco Dynamite The Clifton Chenier Anthology
You’re Still On My Mind 2:39 George Jones The Definitive Collection
In the Pines 6:01 Martin Simpson Purpose + Grace C
John Lee Hooker for President Ry Cooder Pull Up Some Dust & Sit Down
Don’t Let Your Right Hand Know Koerner, Ray & Glover The Return of Koerner, Ray & Glover
Wish 3:21 Gabriel Rios Angelhead
The Exterminating Angel 4:41 Beige El Ángel Exterminador
Yovvoi Tanovar 6:08 Sevara Nazarkhan Tortadur
Imidiwan Ma Tenam 4:41 Tinariwen Tassili
Do You Know What I Mean Lee Michaels 5th
You Been Talkin’ ‘Bout Me, Baby Ramsey Lewis Trio The ‘In’ Crowd
Dame la Mano 6:40 Roswell Rudd The Incredible Honk
Arnold Corrects the Papers While My Gradnmother Washes His Children 1:03 Gabriel Kahane Gabriel Kahane
The Single Petal of a Rose 4:55 Stefon Harris African Tarantella
Siegfried-Idyll 23:32 Glenn Gould Glenn Gould Conducts & Plays Wagner
Acto II 5:51 Lula Pena Troubadour
Aylagach 6:34 Sevara Nazarkhan Tortadur

Updoc 150: Nearly 9/11: 9/9/11

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

1.    Gabriel Fauré/David Willcocks/New Philharmonia Orchestra/Robert Chilcott/John Carol Case: Requiem; Fauré – Duruflé – Requiems (EMI)
2.    John Coltrane: Alabama; Coltrane Live at Birdland (Impulse)
3.    Dietrich Buxtehude/Daniel Taylor/Theatre of Early Music; Klag-Lied Lamento (Alma Classique)
4.    Branford Marsalis: Requiem; Contemporary Jazz (Sony)

5. Ludwig von Beethoven/Berlin Philharmonic/Eugen Jochum: Symphony
No. 3 “Eroica”, 2nd mvt. “Marcia Funebre”; Beethoven – The 9 Symphonies – Jochum (DGG)

6.    Igor Stravinsky/SWD Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg/WDR Rundfunkchor Köln/Michael Gielen: Symphony of Psalms; Stravinsky: Symphonies (Hänssler)
7.    Richard Wagner/Wiener Philharmoniker/Wilhelm Furtwängler: Siegfried’s Funeral Music; Wagner – Orchestral Music (EMI)
8.    Louis Armstrong: Sweethearts on Parade; The Big Band Recordings 1930 – 1932 (JSP)

Monkey Mind – 09/12/2011

I wish you 1/7th of the happiness I felt making this week’s show as you listen to this week’s show (you deserve more, of course, but I’ll be happy if you get 1/7th).


Time Song Artist Album
3pm Masculine Intuition/The People In Me Music Machine Turn On: The Very Best of The Music Machine
  Do What You Want The Ugly Ducklings Too Much Too Soon
  Nasty Sex La Revolucion de Emiliano Zapata La Revolucion de Emiliano Zapata
  I Forget How It's Been Chants R&B Stage Door Witchdoctors
  Go Out And Get It John & Beverly Martyn Stormbringer
  I Don't Know You New Riders of the Purple Sage Wasted Tasters: 1971-1975
  Let Him Roll Guy Clark Old No. 1
  You've Got To Die Mississippi John Hurt Last Sessions
  Sweet Honesty John & Beverly Martyn Stormbringer
  Fool on the Hill Stone the Crows Stone the Crows
  Garvey Mutabaruka The Ultimate Collection
  I've Got the Handle Jacob Miller and Inner Circle Reggae Greats
  Choshi Stan Richardson Shakuhachi Meditation Music
4pm Catena II Donald Sur/Collage New Music Collage Performs Donald Sur
  Six Minus 6 If, Bwana Assemblage.Age!
  All The Way Down Esther Phillips Capricorn Princess
  A Real Mother For Ya Johnny Guitar Watson A Real Mother
  The New Spirit James Moody The Teachers
  You Had A Lesson Groundhogs Hogwash
  Fish/Meditation of the Snake Steve Hillage Fish Rising
  Good Good Things Descendents Somery
  Which Way To Go Big Boys The Fat Elvis
  Femme in a Black Leather Jacket Pansy Division undressed
  What About Tomorrow? Sir Douglas Quintet 1+1=4
  Psalms of Bob Marley Culture 17 Chapters of Culture

Updoc 149: Veni, Creator Spiritus: 9/2/11

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

1.    Gustav Mahler/London Symphony Orchestra/BBC Chorus & Choral Society, et al/Jascha Horenstein: Symphony No. 8, 1st mvt.; Mahler – Symphony No. 8/Horenstein (BBC Legends)
2.    Miles Davis: Second Set (Directions, Miles Runs the Voodoo Down, Bitches Brew, Spanish Key, It’s About That Time, The Theme); Live at the Fillmore East (March 7, 1970) (Columbia/Sony)
3.    Haflidi Hallgrimsson/Truls Mørk/Scottish Chamber Orchestra/John Storgårds: Cello Concerto Opus 29; Truls Mørk Plays Hallgrimsson (Ondine)
4.    Miles Davis: Dual Mr. Tillman Anthony; Water Babies (Columbia)

Out theme: Art Ensemble of Chicago: Strawberry Mango; Coming Home Jamaica (WB/Atlantic)

Tone Science – 09/04/2011

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Time Song Artist Album
8pm No waiting, five Derek Bailey, Joelle Leandre No Waiting
  Sideflow: Mandala Lifesample Iowa Ear Music Iowa Ear Music
  The Children of Clark St. Hamid Drake & Michael Zerang Ask the Sun
  Memories Leonard Cohen Death of a Ladies' Man
  Law Years Charlie Haden with Don Cherry and Ed Blackwell The Montreal Tapes vol. 2
  Are You of the Body? Daniel Higgs Ancestral Songs
  XIX Peter Evans & Nate Wooley High Society
  Triple Hex Starlicker Double Demon
  Shiny Stockings Elvin Jones and Richard Davis Heavy Sounds
  Stuck Collections of Colonies of Bees Stuck