April 14, 2011

PLAYLIST for APRIL 20, 2011

Program Topic:

Co-Host Ron Steeds surveys jazz and blues recorded on April 20 between 1923 and 1996. We’ll hear Lovie Austin, Jelly Roll Morton, Blind Willie Johnson, Billie Holiday, Johnny Hodges, Miles Davis, Buddy DeFranco, Paul Chambers, Eddie Lockjaw Davis, Gil Melle, Horace Parlan, Wes Montgomery, Sun Ra, Barry Harris and Elvis Jones,among others.

Artist: Original Dixieland Jazz Band
Album: The Complete ODJB, Vol. 2
Tune: Barnyard Blues [Livery Stable Blues]
Label: Chronological Classics

Artist: Lillian Armstrong Serenaders
Album: Complete Hot Fives and Hot Sevens
Tune: Georgia Bo Bo
Label: Columbia

Artist: Edmonia Henderson
Album: Lovie Austin 1924-1926
Tune: Who’s Gonna Do Your Loving
Label: Chronological Classics

Artist: Jelly Roll Morton
Album: Pioneer of Jazz 1923-1939
Tune: King Porter Stomp
Label: Jazz Legends

Artist: Blind Willie Johnson
Album: King of the Guitar Evangelists
Tune: Can’t Nobody Hide From God
Label: SagaBlues

Artist: Billie Holiday
Album: Giants of Jazz
Tune: Strange Fruit
Label: Time/Life

Artist: Joe Liggins
Album: From Minstrel to Mojo
Tune: Honeydripper
Label: West Hill Audio Archives

Artist: Johnny Hodges
Album: The Rabbit In Paris
Tune: Get That Geet
Label: Inner City Records

Artist: Miles Davis
Album: Miles Davis, Vol. 2
Tune: C.T.A.
Label: Blue Note

Artist: Buddy DeFranco
Album: Mr. Clarinet
Tune: But Not For Me
Label: Verve

Artist: Paul Chambers
Album: Chambers’ Music
Tune: High Step
Label: Blue Note

Artist: Eddie Lockjaw Davis
Album: Modern Jazz Expressions
Tune: It’s The Talk Of The Town
Label: King Records

Artist: Gil Melle
Album: Primitive Modern/Quadrama
Tune: Dedicatory Piece to the Geophysical Year of 1957
Label: Prestige OJC

Artist: Lucky Thompson
Album: Nothing But The Soul
Tune: Velvet Rain
Label: EMI

Artist: John Lee Hooker
Album: Burning Hell
Tune: Baby, Please Don’t Go
Label: Riverside

Artist: Horace Parlan
Album: Us Three
Tune: Us Three
Label: Blue Note

Artist: Sun Ra Solar Arkestra
Album: The Heliocentric Worlds of Sun Ra, Vol. 1 & 2
Tune: Other Worlds
Label: ESP Disk

Artist: Carla Thomas
Album: The Queen Alone
Tune: When Tomorrow Comes
Label: Stax

Artist: Elvin Jones
Album: Youngblood
Tune: Body and Soul
Label: Enja


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