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Monthly Archives: November 2008

DJ: Jay

Artist – Song (Album)

  • Pete Molinari – I Came Out of the Wilderness (Virtual Landslide)
  • Amy LaVere – That Beat (Anchors & Anvils)
  • O’Death – Low Tide (Broken Hymns, Limbs, & Skin)
  • Zydepunks – Blood Song (Finesterre)
  • Gogol Bordello – Wanderlust King (Super Tarantula)
  • The Mosleys – Marlys Polka (Stu)
  • Ben Folds – Dr. Yang (Way to Normal)
  • Man…or Astroman? – The Heavies[Let’s Surf the River of Blood] (Destroy All Astromen)
  • Iguanas – Dancing for Dollars Again (If You Should Ever Fall on Hard Times)
  • Cedric Burnside & Lightnin’ Malcolm – That’s My Girl (2 Man Wrecking Crew)
  • Faces – Borstal Boys (Good Boys When They’re Asleep)
  • Susan Tedeschi – Back to the River (Back to the River)
  • Andre Williams & the New Orleans Hellhounds – Pray for your Daughter (Can You Deal With It?)
  • Quintron – Freedom (Too Thirsty for Love)
  • Senor Flavio – Oportuna (Supersaund 2012)
  • Grupo Fantasma – Naci de La [Rumba y Guaguanco] (Sonidos Gold)
  • King Chango – El Santo (The Return of El Santo)
  • Los Toasters with Blanquito Man- Don’t Blame Me (Latin Ska)
  • Ojos de Brujo – Calor (Techari)
  • Dr. John & the Lower 911 – My People Need A Second Line (The City That Care Forgot)
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DJ: Dave
by song-artist (album)

Today is the 45th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy.

  • We Walk On-Tonio K (Olé )
  • It’s a Hard Life Wherever You Go/Abraham, Martin and John-Emmylou Harris (Emmylou Harris and the Nash Ramblers at the Ryman)
  • Brand New ’64 Dodge-Greg Brown (The Poet Game)

It is also nearing Thanksgiving and traditional family gatherings (which can be good or bad depending on your particular family situation).  Today’s show features songs that in one way or another are about families or performed by families, or both.

  • Your Dad Did-John Hiatt (Bring the Family)
  • My Father-Judy Collins (Who Knows Where the Times Go)
  • My Father’s Voice-Judith Owen (Happy This Way)
  • A Father and a Son-Loudon Wainwright (History)
  • When Doves Cry-Prince (Purple Rain)
  • New Orleans Wins the War-Randy Newman (Land of Dreams)
  • Father’s Day-Chris Smither (Leave the Light On)
  • Story of Issac-Leonard Cohen (Songs from a Room)
  • The Kids-Lou Reed (Berlin-Live at St. Anne’s Warehouse)
  • Seven Year Blues-Charlie Haden Family & Friends (Rambling Boy)
  • Keep on the Sunny Side-Carter Family and Johnny Cash  (Keep on the Sunny Side)
  • Black Cadillac-Roseanne Cash  (Black Cadillac)
  • Talk to Me of Mendocino-Kate McGarrigle with Kate & Rufus  (The McGarrigle Hour)
  • Murder in the City-The Avett Brothers (Gleam)
  • Isn’t it a Pity-Cowboy Junkies (Early 21st Century Blues)

DJ: Dave
by song-artist (album)

  • Tombstone Blues-Bob Dylan (Highway 61 Revisited)
  • Change Is Gonna Come-Julie Lee (Take Me Out to Hear the Band)
  • Not Dark Yet-Barb Jungr (No Regrets)
  • Ooh Child-Jessica Molaskey (Sitting in Limbo)
  • The Beat Goes On-Patricia Barber (Companion)
  • Lola-Jaqui Naylor (The Color Five)
  • Bounce of the Sugar Plum Fairies-Don Byron (Bug Music)
  • Harry’s House/Centerpiece-Joni Mitchell (Hissing of Summer Lawns)
  • Twisted-Lambert, Hendricks, Ross (The Hottest New Group in Jazz)
  • Berlin-Lou Reed (Berlin- Live at St. Ann’s Warehouse)
  • North Bronx French Marie-Stew (The Naked Dutch Painter and Other Songs)
  • Idaho-Inara George with Van Dyke Parks (An Invitation)
  • King of the New York Streets-Dion (In Their Own Words)
  • No Woman No Cry-Graham Parker (In Their Own Words)
  • Witchita Lineman-Jimmy Webb (In Their Own Words)
  • Johnsburg, Illinois-Southside Johnny with La Bamba’s Big Band (Grapefruit Moon)
  • Coney Island, USA-Amy Correia (Lakeville)
  • Broken Promise Land-Elvis Costello/Aleln Toussaint (The River in Reverse)

In memorial of Mitch Mitchell and Miriam Makeba

  • Purple Haze-The Jimi Hendix Experience (Are You Experienced)
  • Amaliya-Miriam Makeba (Homeland)

DJ: Jay

Show theme today: In congratulations to our new president-elect, we celebrate the alt country and blues scenes from his adopted hometown of  Chicago and also explore music from places that he and his family spent time (Kenya, Hawaii, Indonesia, DC).

Playlist: Artist – Song (Album)

  • Wilco – Via Chicago (Kicking Television: Live in Chicago)
  • Slobberbone – Springfield, IL (Slippage)
  • Kelly Hogan & the Pine Valley Cosmonauts – Wild Mountain Berries (Beneath the Country Underdog)
  • Waco Brothers – Missing Link (Freedom and Weep)
  • Dollar Store – Enemy (self-titled)
  • Robbie Fulks  – Let’s Kill Saturday Night (Revenge)
  • Howlin’ Wolf – Sittin’ on Top of the World (Chess Box)
  • Koko Taylor – Wang Dang Doodle (Deluxe Edition)
  • Muddy Waters – Mannish Boy (Chess Box)
  • Son Seals – Your Love is like a Cancer (Deluxe Edition)
  • Luther Allison – Everything’s Gonna Be Alright (Live in Chicago)
  • Junior Wells – Help the Poor (Live at Theresa’s)
  • Magic Sam – Sweet Home Chicago (Live at the 1969 Ann Arbor Blues Festival)
  • Taj Mahal & the Hula Blues Band – New Hula Blues (Sacred Heart)
  • Orkes Kroneong Mutiara – Langgam Di Bawah Siner Bulan Purnama (Indonesian Guitar)
  • The Coctails – Road Hog (The Early Hi Ball Years)
  • Kalambaya Sisters – Kuolo Onesi (The Naroibi Beat)
  • Corey Harris – Frankie Doris (Downhome Sophisticate)
  • Chuck Brown – We the People (The Best of)
  • D.0.7. Shirati Jazz – Jamoko Wange Tek (The Naroibi Beat)
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