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Monthly Archives: March 2009

DJ: Jay

  1. “I Can Make You Happy”Taj Mahal – Maestro
    with the New Orleans Social Club
  2. “Oh Oh”Eddie Bo – Chess New Orleans
    RIP Eddie Bo – New Orleans legend of R&B, funk, and soul
  3. “Hook and Sling”Eddie Bo
  4. “Hard Times”Eddie Bo – Louisiana Spice: 25 Years of Louisiana Music on Rounder Records
  5. “Baby I’m Wise”Eddie Bo
    Popularized by Little Richard as “Slippin’ & Slidin'”.
  6. “The Thang”Eddie Bo
  7. “Hip Hip Hooray”Eddie Bo – Chess New Orleans
  8. “My Dearest Darling”Etta James – Her Best
    Written by Eddie Bo
  9. “Where’s My Baby”Eddie Bo – Chess New Orleans
  10. “Having Fun in New Olreans”Eddie Bo – New Orleans Solo Piano
  11. “When I’m Walking (Let Me Walk)”Dirty Dozen Brass Band – The New Orleans Album
    vocals and piano by Eddie Bo
  12. “Stumble and Fall”Hoodoo Kings – Hoodoo Kings
    Eddie Bo on vocals and piano with Raful Neal and Rockin’ Tabby Thomas
  13. “Check Your Bucket”Eddie Bo
  14. “St. James Infirmary”Dr. John – N’Awlinz: Dis Dat or D’Udda
    Eddie Bo on vocals
  15. “When the Saints Go Marching In”Eddie Bo – Our New Orleans 2005
  16. “I Found Joy”Cyril Neville – Brand New Blues
  17. “Come Together”Dr. Lonnie Smith – Rise Up!
  18. “Warped Sister”Booker T. – Potato Hole
    Yes, that Booker T. Backed on his new CD by the Drive By Truckers and Neil Young!
  19. “Amor Verdadero”Afro Cuban Allstars – A Toda Cuba Le Gusta
    At the Paramount Theater on April 1.
  20. “Boogie”Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears – Tell ‘Em What Your Name Is
  21. “Rave On”M. Ward – Hold Time
  22. “Doomsday”Elvis Perkins – In Dearland

DJ: Dave

“How I Dreamt I was an Architect” – Colin Meloy – Colin Meloy Sings Live
“We are vagabonds travelling without seatbelts on…”

Music inspired by James Joyce in honor of Bloomsday, June 16, the day the novel Ulysses takes place.
“rejoyce” – Jefferson Airplane – After Bathing at Baxter’s
“Tales of Brave Ulysses” – Cream – Disraeli Gears
“My House” – Lou Reed – The Blue Mask
“X” – Owen Tromans – Chamber Music
“Portrait of an Artist as a Young Man” – Joan Baez – Baptism
“The Sensual World” – Kate Bush – The Sensual World
“XXI” – Great Depression – Chamber Music
“Too Long in Exile” – Van Morrison – Too Long in Exile
“XXII” – Puerto Muerto – Chamber Music
“If I Should Fall from Grace with God” – the Pogues – If I Should Fall from Grace with God
“XXVI” – Gerry Mitchell & Little Sparta – Chamber Music
“Handsome Molly” – Bob Dylan – Live at the Gaslight 1962

Featuring songs with literary references, or that are featured in literary works, in honor of the Virginia Festival of the Book, starting and ending with the work of authors (Paul Muldoon and Jack Keroauc) that were topics this year.

“Saab with Sandi” – Rackett – Standing Room Only
“My Little Runaway” – The Stone Coyotes – Church of the Falling Rain
“The Dangling Conversation” – Simon & Garfunkel – Parsely, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme
“Going Down with Larry Brown” – Madison Smart Bell & Wyn Cooper – Just One More: A Tribute to Larry Brown
“Tea and Corpses” – The Flash Girls – The Return of Pansy Smith and Violet Jones
“Do Not Fear the Dark” – The Love Hall Tryst – Songs of Misfortune
“The Ghost of Tom Joad” – Bruce Springsteen – The Ghost of Tom Joad
“On The Road” – Tom Waits with Primus – Jack Kerouac Reads On the Road

DJ: Jay

  1. “Livin’ in America”Black 47 – Fire of Freedom
  2. “What’s the Rumpus?”Gaelic Storm – What’s the Rumpus?
  3. “The Seven Deadly Sins”Flogging Molly – Within A Mile of Home
  4. “The Worst Day Since Yesterday”Flogging Molly – Swagger
  5. “Delilah/That’s All Right”Flogging Molly – Alive Behind the Green Door
  6. “Seven Drunken Nights”The Dubliners – Whiskey in the Jar: Essential Irish Drinking Songs & Sing Alongs
  7. “Bodhran”Young Dubliners – Red
  8. “Mary Mac”Carbon Leaf – Echo Echo
  9. “House of the Gods”The Pogues – Hell’s Ditch
  10. “Sally MacLennane”The Pogues – Whiskey in the Jar: Essential Irish Drinking Songs & Sing Alongs
  11. “Wild Rover”Dropkick Murphys with Shane MacGowan – Sing Loud, Sing Proud
  12. “Good Rats”Dropkick Murphys with Shane MacGowan – Sing Loud, Sing Proud
  13. “Geese in the Bog”Lenahan – Contrary Motion
  14. “The Moonshiner/I’m a Rambler”The Chieftains with Joe Ely – Further Down the Plank Road
  15. “Six Days on the Road”Battlefield Band – Across the Borders
    In town March 18
  16. “The Rocky Road to Dublin”Young Dubliners – Whiskey in the Jar: Essential Irish Drinking Songs & Sing Alongs
  17. “Funky Ceili”Black 47 – Fire of Freedom
  18. “James Connolly”Black 47 – Fire of Freedom
  19. “Heroes From Our Past”Dropkick Murphys – Sing Loud, Sing Proud
  20. “A Few Good Men”Dropkick Murphys – Sing Loud, Sing Proud
  21. “The Pub with No Beer”The Dubliners – Whiskey in the Jar: Essential Irish Drinking Songs & Sing Alongs

DJ: Dave

“Shuffle You Feet” – Black Rebel Motorcylce Club – Howl
We not only shuffle our feet, but all sorts of songs, sometimes with the effect of mixing gasoline and matches.

“Gasoline and Matches” – Buddy & Julie Miller – Written in Chalk
Wishing Buddy a speedy recovery

“Richmond Blues” – Cephas & Wiggins – Richmond Blues
In memory of John Cephas

“Steal Tomorrow” – The Tallest Man on Earth – Gravitation
“Most of the Time” – Bob Dylan – Oh Mercy
“Most of the Time” – Rackett – Standing Room Only
Band member Paul Muldoon is a poet who will be at the VA Festival of the Book

“The West Was Burning” – Martha Scanlon – The West Was Burning
By request
“Went to See the Gypsy” – Martha Scanlon – The West Was Burning
Also by request

“Theme from the Last Waltz” – The Band – The Last Waltz
“Take This Waltz” – Leonard Cohen – I’m Your Man
“Waltz (Better Than Fine)” – Fiona Apple – Extraordinary Machine
“Waltz for Baltimore” – Bill Frisell – History, Mystery
“Waltz for Debby” – Elaine Elias – Something for You
“Waltzing’s For Dreamers” – Richard Thompson – Amnesia
“Waltz Across Texas Tonight” – Emmylou Harris – Wrecking Ball
“Tom Traubert’s Blues (Four Sheets to the Wind in Copenhagen)” – Tom Waits – Small Change

“The Way Young Lovers Do” – Van Morrison – Astral Weeks
“Common One” – Van Morrison – Astral Weeks Live at the Hollywood Bowl

DJ: Jay

  1. “What You Gonna Do?”Buckwheat Zydeco – Where There’s Smoke There’s Fire
    in town Friday March 6
  2. “One Foot in the Bayou”Tab Benoit – Power of the Pntchartrain
    in town Sunday March 15
  3. “That Certain Door”Ford “Little Snook” Eaglin – Spirit of New Orleans: The Genius of Dave Bartholomew
    RIP Snooks, legendary New Orleans guitarist
  4. “Red Beans”Snooks Eaglin – The Crescent City Collection
  5. “Looking for a Woman”Snooks Eaglin – New Orleans Street Singer
  6. “St. James Infirmary”Snooks Eaglin – New Orleans Street Singer
  7. “One in the Bottle”Morning 40 Federation – Morning 40 Federation
    RIP to this band – this New Orleans band played its farewell show last weekend.
  8. “Corkscrew”Morning 40 Federation – Ticonderoga
  9. “Bottom Shelf Blues”Morning 40 Federation – Morning 40 Federation
  10. “Lancaster, PA”Morning 40 Federation – Ticonderoga
  11. “Stinky”Morning 40 Federation – Morning 40 Federation
  12. “Toodle My Hukill”Morning 40 Federation – Ticonderoga
  13. “Sorry Mom”Morning 40 Federation – Morning 40 Federation
  14. “Top Yourself”The Raconteurs – Top Yourself EP
    Bluegrass version
  15. “Picture of You”Dex Romweber Duo – Ruins of Berlin
  16. “Lagrimas de Thelma”Gumercindo Palacios Flores – Chapinlandia: Marimba Music of Guatemala
  17. “Road Trippin'”Andy Friedman & the Other Failures – Weary Things
  18. “Feira de Mangaio”Trafico – Think of One
  19. “Gomo”Chiwoniso – Rebel Woman
  20. “Got to be a better Way”Corey Harris – Daily Bread
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