Category Archives: Monday

Best of 2013

brian keena.  jazz messenger.  monday, 10am-noon.
  • miles davis: live in europe, 1969. columbia-bootleg.
  • eliane elias.  i thought about you.  concord
  • ben sidran.  don’t cry for no hipster.  nardis.
  • john d’earth. on. cosmology.
  • joey defrancesco.  one for rudy. high note.
steve huff.  anything goes. monday. 8-11pm.
  • bill frisell. big sur;  ensemble at kevin eubanks.
  • john hollenbeck – songs i like a  lot;  kate mcgarry never sounded better.
  • ben allison – the stars look very different today;  guitar/banjo craziness… think he has found his ensemble.
  • azul – howard, d’earth, caputo;  improvisational trio great live could see them every week…
  • other mentions – carla bley, ralph towner, charles lloyd, gary burton, john abercrombie.
sean grzegorczyk. anything goes. monday 8-11pm.
  • allison miller.  no morphine, no lillies. royal potato family.
  • ben allison.  the stars look very different today. sonic camera
  • chris potter, the sirens. ecm
  • patricia barber. smash. concord.
  • michael blake.  in the grand scheme of things.  songlines.
  • madeleine peyroux. the blue room.  decca
  • ralph alessi.  baida.  ecm.
  • carla bley. trios. ecm.
  • wayne shorter.  without a net.  blue note.
  • dave douglas.  time travel. greenleaf.
gary funston.  living time.  wednesday  8-11pm.
  • dylan ryan & sand.  sky bleached.  cuneiform: drum, guitar, bass trio blows open the possibilities of format.
  • blue cranes.  swim.  cuneiform: from Portland, OR, saxophones + strings create lush  emotional portraits.
  • ben goldberg. unfold ordinary mind. BAG:  clarinetist explores spectrum of low reeds with nels cline guitar.
  • azul.  howard, d’earth, caputo. espresso. improvisation that inspires and surprises.
  • allison miller. boom tic boom. foxhaven:  great drummer with pianist myra melford + jenny scheinman on violin.
  • nik bartsch.  ronin: live. ecm: Swiss pianist with “Zen Funk” group ronin, bass clarinet stars.
  • darcy james argue.  secret society “Brooklyn Babylon”.  new amsterdam;  ambitious, rich, non-traditional big band.
  • dave holland.  prism.  dare2:  legendary bassist with keyboard master craig taborn + kevin eubanks on guitar.
  • pat metheny x 2.   tap. nonesuch: interpretations of music of john zorn. & the orchestrion project. nonesuch:  compositions for computer controlled instruments, called the Orchestrion.
ann porotti.  all that jazz.  thursday, 10am-noon.
  • blue cranes.  swim.  cuneiform.
  • nik bartsch + ronin.  live.  ecm
  • anoushka shankar.  traces of you.  dgg.
  • cecile mcloren salvant.  womanchild.  mack avenue.
  • joe locke.  lay down my heart.  motema.
  • marc cary.  for the love of abbey.  motema.
  • charles lloyd & jason moran.  hagar’s song.  ecm.
  • dave brubeck & tony bennett.  white house sessions, 1962. columbia
  • next collective w/christian scott.  cover art.  concord.
  • boz scaggs.  memphis.  429 records.
sandy snyder.  wild women get the blues.  thursday, 8-9pm.
  • tedeschi trucks band.  made up mind.  masterworks.
  • kara grainger.  shiver and sign. electrogroove.
  • nanette workman.  just gettin’ started.  bros.
  • lisa biales.  singing in my soul.  big song.
  • maria woodford. bad dog blues. self.

david eisenman.  induced to judder thursday, 9-11pm.

  • the catholics.  yonder.  bugle.
  • ben allison.  the stars look very different today.  sonic camera.
  • charlie hunter + scott amendola. not getting behind is the new getting ahead. self.
  • greyboy allstars.  inland emperor.  knowledge room.
  • robert walter’s 20th congress.  get thy bearings.  royal potato family.
  • john scofield. uberjam deux.  decca.
  • chick corea.  the vigil. stretch.
  • ahmad jamal.  saturday morning.  jazz village.
  • john ginty.  bad news travels. american showplace.
  • dr. lonnie smith.  in the beginning.  pilgrimage.
  • southern hospitality.  easy livin’.  blind pig.
  • charlie musselwhite  juke joint chapel.  henrietta
  • james hunter.  minute by minute.  fantasy
  • boz scaggs.  memphis.  429 records.
  • jimmy vivino + black italians.  13 live. blind pig.
  • johnny rawls.  remembering o.v.  catfood.
  • j.j.grey + mofro.  this river.  alligator.
  • ronnie earl.  just for today.  stony plain.
  • duke robillard.  independently blue.  stony plain.
  • buzzard hollow boys.  yazoo basin folktales & other tone poems.
david lee.  jazz essence.  friday,  10am-noon.
  • preservation hall jazz band.  that’s it!
  • oliver jones with josee aidans.  just for my lady.
  • marc johnson & eliane elias.  swept away.  concord.
  • michael gallant trio.  completely.
  • the new gary burton quartet.  guided tour.
dave rogers.   professor bebop.  friday, 11pm-1am.
  • azul.  improvisation by john d’earth, brian caputo, greg howard.
  • smash.  patricia barber.  concord.
  • fight song.  a tribute to charles mingus.  no bs. brass.
  • get up.  ben harper & charlie musselwhite.
  • nikki hill.  here’s nikki hill.
steve shuman aka ruday palisades.  the groove tube.  saturday , 9-11pm
  • the greyboy allstars.  inland emperor.  knowledge room
  • the rootdowns.  songs with friends.  self.
  • robert walters 20th congress.  get thy bearings.  royal potato family.
  • govt. mule.  shout.
aaron zatcoff aka jazz czar.  jazz mania.  sunday, 10am-noon.
  • wayne shorter.  without a net
  • dave holland.  prism.  dare2
  • dave douglas.  time travel.  greenleaf.
  • john scofield uberjam deux.  ecm
  • pat metheny.  john zorn’s book of angels.
rebecca foster.  in the spirit.  sunday, 9-10am
  • blind boys of alabama.  i’ll find a way.
  • nikki hill.  here’s nikki hill.   self
  • mavis staples.  one true vine.
  • j.j. grey & mofro.  this river.
  • julian fauth.  everybody ought to treat a stranger right.
  • pink martini.  get happy.
  • carline ray.  vocal sides.
  • hod o’brien.  i hear a rhapsody.
  • quiet  fire.  jarjuna.
  • anoushka shankar.  traces of you. dgg.
 joe oddo.  “jus joe”.  jazz sub.
  • sao paulo underground.  beija flors velho e sojo.  cuneiform.
  • christian mcbride.  bass out here. mack avenue.
  • kermit ruffins. we’re partyin’ traditional style.  basin street.
  • houston person.  nice ‘n’ easy. high note.
  • ricardo silveira & vinicius cantuaria.  RSVC. adventure music.
kevin kellam.  jazz announcer emeritus.
  • rudresh mahanthappa. gamak.
  • john zorn.  shir hashirim.
  • harris eisenstadt september trio.  the destructive element.
  • magnus ostrom. searching for jupiter.
  • ches smith &  these arches.  hammered

Anything Goes [Monday, October 22, 2012]

Complete playlist here.

“Red River Revel”Brian Blade

The Jazz Messenger [Monday, October 22, 2012]

Complete playlist here.

“Broken”Ben Allison

Anything Goes [Monday, October 15, 2012]

Complete playlist here.

“The Pianists Say”Monika Herzig

The Jazz Messenger [Monday, October 15, 2012]

Complete playlist here.
The Jazz Messengers At The Cafe Bohemia, Vol. 2 (Full Album)

All That Jazz [Playlist – 08/23/11]

Ooh Poo Pah Doo: N’awlins’ Nonsensical Song Titles – Maybe it was the Mardi Gras Indians’ influence, but there are more great nonsensical song titles in the Crescent City R&B songbook than anywhere else, and the Juddermeister will be featuring all that can fit into an hour and a half with Big Easy artists such as Fats Domino, Chris Kenner, Lloyd Price, Lee Dorsey, Ernie K-Doe, and many more… great googa mooga you dinky doo!

  1. “Bazoom”The Cheer – Leiber & Stoller Story
  2. “Ay, Ai, Ai”Clifton Chenier – The Best of Clifton Chenier [Rounder: 1964]
  3. “Bim Bam”Sam Butera – Wild Cool & Swingin’ Volume Six [Capitol: 1999]
  4. “Cha Dooky Doo”Art Neville – Heavy Sugar: The Pure Essence Of New Orleans R&B [Fantastic Voyage: 2010]
  5. “Chee Koo Baby”Lloyd Price – The Cosimo Matassa Story [Proper: 1952]
  6. “Chickee Wah-Wah”Bobby Marchan – Ace Story Volume Two [Ace: 1957]
  7. “Dinky Doo”Eddie Bo – Check Mr. Popeye [Rounder: 1988]
  8. “Great Googa Mooga”Lee Dorsey – Great Googa Mooga [Charly: 1991]
  9. “Hey Naa”Kermit Ruffins – Livin’ A Treme Life [Basin Street: 2009]
  10. “Hoob-a-Joob”Paul Sanchez – Louisiana Rising: Offbeat Sampler 2007 [Self Produced: 2007]
  11. “Hum Diddy Doo”Fat Domino – They Call Me The Fat Man [Imperial/ EMI: 1988]
  12. “Humpty Bump (Parts 1 & 2)”Vibrettes – New Oreans Funkiest Delicacies [Funky Delicacies: 2004]
  13. “Lah Tee Tah”James Booker – The Lost Paramount Tapes [DJM: 2003]
  14. “Ooh Poo Pah Doo, Parts 1 & 2”Jessie Hill – The Instant And Minit Story [Charly: 1960]
  15. “Oooh-Wow”Roy Montrell – The Cosimo Matassa Story [Proper: 2007]
  16. “Shoo Ra”Dr John – Northern Soul Box [Bestway: 2007]
  17. “Shoorah! Shoorah!” {Allen Toussaint}Allen Toussaint – New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, 1976 [Island: 1976]
  18. “Skit Skat”Champion Jack Dupree – A Portrait Of Champion Jack Dupree [Rounder: 2000]
  19. “Te-Ta-Te-Ta-Ta”Ernie K-Doe – The Instant And Minit Story [Charly: 1961]
  20. “Tee Nah Nah”Smiley Lewis – Crescent City Soul [EMI: 1966]
  21. “Ya Ya”Lee Dorsey – Great Googa Mooga [Charly: 1991]
  22. “Zing Zing”Art Neville – Heavy Sugar: The Pure Essence Of New Orleans R&B [Fantastic Voyage: 2010]
  23. “Zonky”New Orleans Jazz Vipers – Hope You’re Comin’ Back [Self Produced: 2006]

Soulful Situation [Playlist – 08/08/11]

Getting Ready For New Orleans Week August 22 – 28th

  1. “Get You A Healin'”Tommy Malone, Irma Thomas, Allen Toussaint – Get You A Healin’ [1999]
  2. “I Got Loaded”Little Bob & The Lollipops – I Got Loaded [2004]
  3. “Cold Beer”The Gaturs – Saturday Night Fish Fry: New Orleans Funk And Soul [2001]
  4. “Hadacol Bounce”Roy Byrd & His Blues Jumpers – ‘Fess: The Professor Longhair Anthology [1949]
  5. “Drinkin’ Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee”Champion Jack Dupree – A Portrait Of Champion Jack Dupree
  6. “Looped”Tommy Ridgley – Crescent City Soul : The Sound Of New Orleans 1947-1974 [1996]
  7. “Rum And Coke”Professor Longhair – Rock ‘n’ Roll Gumbo [1985]
  8. “My Bottle Is My Companion”Percy Mayfield – His Tangerine and Atlantic Sides [2003]
  9. “Piano Roll”Eddie Bo – 9th Ward Jukebox
  10. “Fat Tuesday”Stephen “Stevo” Theard – Gumbo Child
  11. “What’s The Matter”John Gros Of Papa Grows Funk – Funk: Language Of New Orleans Volume 8 [2004]
  12. “Always Naggin'” {Naomi Neville [Allen Toussaint]}Del Royals – The Instant And Minit Story [1961]
  13. “Back Street Lover” {Allen Toussaint}Ernie K-Doe – Here Come The Girls! [1970]
  14. “(Big Hunk O’ Woman) Come Back And See”Chris Kenner – The Instant And Minit Story [1965]
  15. “Lil’ Liza Jane”Fats Domino – They Call Me The Fat Man: The Legendary Imperial Recordings [1959]
  16. “A Certain Girl”Ernie K-Doe – The Best Of New Orleans Rhythm & Blues Volume One [1963]
  17. “Creole Baby”Al Michael – The Instant And Minit Story [1963]
  18. “Hey Little Girl”Frankie Lee Sims – The Ace Story Vol. 1 [1957]
  19. “Hotcha Moma”Ernie K-Doe – Here Come The Girls! [1970]
  20. “Pretty Girls Everywhere”Snooks Eaglin – Baby, You Can Get Your Gun! [Black Top: 1986]
  21. “Happy Little Nobody’s Waggy Tail Dog”Earl King – Sexual Telepathy [Black Top: 2006]
  22. “The Monkey That Became President Part 1”The Brotherhood – Funky Funky New Orleans Volume 4 [2003]
  23. “Shoo Fly (Don’t Bother Me)”The Wild Magnolias – The Wild Magnolias [1973]
  24. “They All Ask’d For You”The Meters – Funkify Your Life: The Meters Anthology [Rhino: 1975]
  25. “What You Do Comes Back To You”The Hot 8 Brass Band – 2010 Compilation Album – New Orleans Jazz Fest
  26. “Boban (Mere Yaara Dildara)”Galactic – The Other Side Of Midnight: Live In New Orleans [Anti: 2011]
  27. “On Main Street”Los Lobos – Tin Can Trust [Shout Factory: 2010]

The Bump! [Playlist – 07/25/11]

Freddy FreeRoamer, aka The Melody Man, sits in for Becca this week…

  1. “Freddy FreeLoader”Miles Davis – Kind of Blue [Columbia]
  2. “Meninha Flor”Charlie Byrd – My Inspiration
  3. “I Love Being Here With You”Queen Latifah – Trav’lin’ Light
  4. “The Music Is the Magic”Abbey Lincoln – Abbey Sings Abbey
  5. “Manha de Carnaval”Baden Powell – Baden Live in Bruxelles
  6. “Can’t Help Singing”Abbey Lincoln – Where There Is Love
  7. “I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart”Barbara Morrison – Live at the Dakota
  8. “Killer Joe”Jazztet w Art Farmer – History of Chess Jazz I
  9. “Delaunay’s Dilemma”MJQ – MJQ 40 Years – disc 1
  10. “If This Isn’t Love”Cannonball Adderly – Cannonball Takes Charge
  11. “Love Me As Tho There Were No Tomorrow”Calabria Foti – A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening [2007]
  12. “I Am Woman/You Fascinate Me So”Calabria Foti – A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening [2007]
  13. “She’s Out of My Life”Eric Alexander – Don’t Follow the Crowd
  14. “Only Trust Your Heart”Ernetine Anderson – Nightlife
  15. “Weaver of Dreams”Houston Person w Rebecca – You Don’t Know Me
  16. “But Beautiful”Boz Scaggs – Marian McPartland PIANO JAZZ
  17. “Is It In”Eddie Harris – Listen Here !

Funhouse [Playlist – 07/04/11]

  1. “America” {Leonard Bernstein}Sherrie Maricle & The Diva Jazz OrchestraLive from Lincoln Center’s Dizzy’s Club [2008]
    Maricle leads, drums
  2. “Whole Dat Tone”Heavy TinReFused [2011]
    2nd album, BR Pearson p, Izzie Reel b, Viktgor Lorak d
  3. “Tutu” {Marcus Miller}S.M.V. Stanley Clarke, Marcus Miller, Victor WootenThunder [2008]
    All three on elec b (and other instr.)
  4. “What is Hip?”Marcus MillerMarcus [2008]
    Miller bass guit,organ+, mixed back-ups
  5. “Rock Candy”George BensonThe Essential George Benson [1963]
    Benson g, ,w Jack McDuff organ, Red Holloway ts, Joe Dukes d
  6. “Spanish Omelet: Umbakwen/Soli Tomba/Oiga/Marabi” {Nat/Julian, Zawinul, Booker}The Cannonball Adderley QuintetCountry Preacher, ‘Live’ at Operation Breadbasket [1969]
    Adderley sax, Nat Adderley crnt, Joe Zawinul keyb, Walter Booker b, Roy McCurdy d.
  7. “Jingo”SantanaThe Essential Santana [compil]
  8. “After the Fall” {Orfield}Sue Orfield – Bonk! [2009]
    Orfield ts, Randy Schlenker g, +
  9. “Minor March” {Jackie McLean}Marc CaryFocus Trio Live 2009 [2009]
    Cary p, David Ewell b, Sameer Gupta d
  10. “Dance Like there’s no tomorrow”John Ellis & DoublewideDance Like there’s no tomorrow [2008]
    Ellis ts/ss/bclar, Gary Versace b3.accord, Matt Perrine Sousa, Jason Marsalis d.
  11. “Stringtuno”Mathew WillnerMatthew Willner [2008]
    Willner el g/various, Bobby Read ss, Darrell Muller b, Johnny Gilmore d.
  12. “Sing Singin'”Johnny AGet Inside [2004]

Soulful Situation [Playlist – 06/20/11]

  1. “Keep Your Head to the Sky”EARTH, WIND & FIRE – Head To The Sky [Columbia: 1973]
  2. “Right On”MARVIN GAYE – What’s Going On [Motown: 1971]
  3. “Wholy Holy”MARVIN GAYE – What’s Going On [Motown: 1971]
  4. “Walk From Regio’s”ISAAC HAYES – Shaft [Stax: 1971]
  5. “Shotgun”DON BYRON – Do The Boomerang: The Music Of Junior Walker [Blue Note: 2006]
  6. “The Men”KAMAU DAAOOD – Leimert Park [MAMA: 1997]
  7. “Papa Was A Rolling Stone”THE TEMPTATIONS – Anthology [Motown: 1973]
  8. “For The Love Of You (Parts 1 & 2)”THE ISLEY BROTHERS – Isley’s Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 [Columbia: 1984]
  9. “Boys To Men”NEW EDITION – Heartbreak [MCA: 1988]
  10. “Sweetest Pain”LOOSE ENDS – Zagora [Virgin: 1986]
  11. “You’ve Got The Love I Need”AL GREEN – Lay It Down [Blue Note: 2008]
  12. “Title Track”JENNIFER HOLLIDAY – Get Close To My Love [Geffen: 1987]
  13. “Title Track”LUTHER VANDROSS – Give Me The Reason [Columbia: 1986]
  14. “Give Her A Call”GIL SCOTT-HERON – Spirits [TVT: 1994]
  15. “Must Be Something”GIL SCOTT-HERON/BRIAN JACKSON – Midnight Band: First Minute Of A New Day [Rumal-Gia: 1975]
  16. “Keep It Together”THE BRAND NEW HEAVIES – Brother Sister [Delicious Vinyl: 1994]
  17. “Peace”MALO – Self-Titled [Warner: 1972]

Background: Masterpiece – GROVER WASHINGTON, JR – Soul Box, Vol. 1 [Kudu: 1973]
PSA Back: Ile Ife – THE PHILADELPHIA EXPERIMENT – Self-Titled [Ropeadope: 2001]