Category Archives: 12 Noon (ET)

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]
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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]

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


Soulful Situation [Playlist – 10/25/10]

1.   “Until You Come Back To Me (That’s What I’m Gonna Do)” – ARETHA FRANKLIN – Queen Of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings [Atlantic: 1992]
2.   “Brother, Brother” – ISLEY BROTHERS – The Essential Isley Brothers [Epic: 2004]
3.   “Fire” – THE POINTER SISTERS – The Best Of The Pointer Sisters [RCA: 2000]
4.   “No Name Bar” – ISAAC HAYES – Shaft – Music From The Soundtrack [Stax: 1978]
5.   “No Nights By Myself” – SOLOMON BURKE – Soul Of The Blues [Black Top: 1993]
6.   “Give Me Your Love” – CURTIS MAYFIELD – Superfly [Curtom: 1988]
7.   “Must Be Something” – GIL SCOTT-HERON & BRIAN JACKSON – The Midnight Band: First Minute Of A New Day [Rumal-Gai: 1998]
8.   “If Only You Knew” – PATTI LABELLE – The Sound Of Philadelphia [Sony/BMG: 2008]
9.   “Rock Steady” – ARETHA FRANKLIN – Queen Of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings [Atlantic: 1992]
10.  “Spanish Harlem” – ARETHA FRANKLIN – Queen Of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings [Atlantic: 1992]
11.  “Boogie Wonderland” – EARTH, WIND & FIRE – The Essential Earth, Wind & Fire [Sony: 2002]
12.  “We’re A Winner” – CURTIS MAYFIELD – Curtis/Live! [Curtom: 1971]
13.  “Title Track” – MICHAEL JACKSON – Off The Wall [CBS: 1979]
14.  “What Can I Do For You?” – LABELLE – Nightbirds [Epic: 1974]
15.  “Touch My Heart” – VINX – I Love My Job [Pangea: 1993]
16.  “Love & War” {w/Macy Gray} – ANTHONY HAMILTON – Soulife [Atlantic: 2005]
17.  “There’s Nothing Better Than Love” {duet w/Gregory Hines} – LUTHER VANDROSS – Give Me The Reason [Epic: 1986]
18.  “Everything’s Coming Our Way” – SANTANA – The Best Of Santana, Vol. 2 [Columbia: 2000]

Notes:
Background: “Ladera Heights” – T.S. MONK – Higher Ground [Thelonious Records: 2003]
PSA Back: “Old TownSTEPS AHEAD – Modern Times [Elektra/Asylum: 1984]


Soulful Situation [Playlist – 08/16/10]

SALUTING THE DOG DAYS OF SUMMER

  1. “Lovely Day”TAKE 6 – Beautiful World [Warner: 2002]
  2. “Title Track”EPHRAIM LEWIS – Skin [Elektra: 1992]
  3. “Don’t Let Go”EN VOGUE – Set It Off – Music From The New Line Cinema Motion Picture [New Line Productions: 1996]
  4. “Family Affair”SLY & THE FAMILY STONE – There’s A Riot Goin’ On [Epic: 1971]
  5. “Naturally”ABBEY LINCOLN – People In Me [ITM: 1989]
  6. “Do It Again” {Mystery Artist}THE NEW BIRTH – Golden Classics [BMG: 1989]
  7. “Thinkin’ About You” {Mystery Artist}CHANGING FACES – All Day/All Night [Big Beat: 1997]
  8. “Damn Your Eyes” {Mystery Artist}ZAP MAMA – 7 [Luaka Bop: 1997]
  9. “That Girl”MAXI PRIEST – Man With The Fun [Virgin: 1996]
  10. “Ivan Neville Interview”THE RUMCOVE (Host)
  11. “Mama’s Trippin'”BEN HARPER – The Will To Live [Virgin: 1997]
  12. “Worth His Weight In Gold (Rally Round)”STEEL PULSE – True Democracy [Rhino: 2005]
  13. “Must Be Something”GIL SCOTT-HERON, BRIAN JACKSON & THE MIDNIGHT BAND – Winter In America [Rumal Gai: 1998]
  14. “Call Me”Me’SHELL NDEGEOCELLO – Plantation Lullabies [Maverick: 1993]
  15. “Afro Strut”NITE-LITERS – Flying Funk [BMG: 2003]

Background: Piece Of Mind/IDRIS MUHAMMAD/Power Of Soul [Kudu: 1974]////PSA Back: Breakfast @ Denny’s/BUCKSHOT LEFONQUE/Self-Titled [Sony: 1994]


Soulful Situation [Playlist – 08/02/10]

  1. “Universal Love”SOUL II SOUL – Volume 5: Believe [Virgin: 1995]
  2. “Title Track”LOOSE ENDS – A Little Spice [MCA: 1983]
  3. “Title Track”DENNIS EDWARDS – Don’t Look Any Further [Motown: 1985]
  4. “Until You Come Back To Me”ARETHA FRANKLIN – Queen Of Soul: The Complete Atlantic Recordings [Rhino: 1992]
  5. “It’s Love”JILL SCOTT – Who Is Jill Scott?: Words & Sounds, Vol 1 [Hidden Beach: 2000]
  6. “Icing On The Cake”ANTHONY HAMILTON – Soullife [Atlantic: 2005]
  7. “Soul Makossa”MANU DIBANGO – Soul Makossa [Atlantic: 1972]
  8. “Twisting The Night Away”SAM COOKE – The Best Of Sam Cooke [RCA: 1962]
  9. “Suavecito”MALO – Self-Titled [Warner: 1972]
  10. “Power To Move Ya”ZIGGY MARLEY & THE MELODY MAKERS – Free Like We Want 2 B [Elektra: 1995]
  11. “Flash Light”PARLIAMENT – The Bomb: Parliament’s Greatest Hits [PolyGram: 1984]
  12. “Nocturnal Sunshine” {featuring Herbie Hancock}Me’SHELL NDEGEOCELLO – Stolen Moments: Red Hot & Cool [GRP: 1994]
  13. “Let Me Roll”SEAL – Seal IV [Warner: 2003]
  14. “Rock Steady”THE WHISPERS – Just Gets Better With Time [Solar: 1987]
  15. “Kozuma”PROFESSOR TRANCE & THE ENERGISERS – Shaman’s Breath [PolyGram: 1995]
  16. “Music For Gong Gong”OSIBISA – Self-Titled [AIM: 1971]
  17. “Soul Sacrifice”SANTANA – Self-Titled [Atalntic: 1969]
  18. “Djungi”LAFAYETTE AFRO-ROCK BAND – Malik [Makossa International: 1976]

Background: Love Makes It Better/GROVER WASHINGTON, JR/A Secret Place [Kudu/CTI: 1976]////PSA Back: Lap Dance/VINX/Big ‘N’ Round [Traumton: 1999]


Soulful Situation [Playlist – 07/12/10]

  1. “You’re Just Playin’ With it”O.B. Buchana – Country Boy
  2. “I’ll Be Your Sugar Daddy”O.B. Buchana – Country Boy
  3. “Stealin’ It”O.B. Buchana – Country Boy
  4. “Bo Diddley”Bo Diddley – Best Of . .
  5. “I’m a Man”Bo Diddley – Best Of . .
  6. “Diddley Daddy”Bo Diddley – Best Of . .
  7. “How Do You Let Good Man Down”Sharon Jones – Naturally
  8. “Natural Born Lover”Sharon Jones – Naturally
  9. “Stranded in Your Love”Sharon Jones – Naturally
  10. “Lay It Down”Al Green – Al Green
  11. “Just For Me”Al Green – Al Green
  12. “You’ve Got the Love I Need”Al Green – Al Green
  13. “Spirit in theDark”Aretha Frankin – Aretha Frankin Vol. 4
  14. “Rocket 88”Jackie Brenson – Best of Ike Turner
  15. “My Real Gone Rocket”Jackie Brenson – Best of Ike Turner
  16. “That Train Don’t Stop Here”Ruth Brown – R&B=Ruth Brown
  17. “In Another World”Ruth Brown – R&B=Ruth Brown
  18. “I’m Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town”Ruth Brown – R&B=Ruth Brown
  19. “Twist and Shout”Isley Brothers – The Essential . .
  20. “That Lady”Isley Brothers – The Essential . .
  21. “What It Comes Down To”Isley Brothers – The Essential . .
  22. “At Last”Etta James – Her Best
  23. “All I could Do Is Cry”Etta James – Her Best
  24. “If I Can’t Have You”Etta James – Her Best
  25. “Hang Tough”Allen Toussaint – Crescent City Gold
  26. “Kick It Raw”Allen Toussaint – Crescent City Gold
  27. “Mid City Bop”Allen Toussaint – Crescent City Gold
  28. “Lucille”Allen Toussaint – Crescent City Gold

Soulful Situation [Playlist – 7/5/2010]

  1. “Funky Virginia”Sir Guy [DPG: 1968]
  2. “I don’t love you no more”Kings go forth [Luaka Bop: 2010]
  3. “She ain’t a child no more”Sharon Jones and the Dap kings [Daptone: 2010]
  4. “Sweet taste of sin”Dennis Coffey [Westbound: 1975]
  5. “Do you or don’t you love me”The Enticers [Cortillion: 1971]
  6. “Having a good time”Albert Washington [Fraternity: 1970]
  7. “I’ve been down so long”Sandra Phillips [Canyon: 1970]
  8. “I believe in you”Sam Baker [Sound stage 7: 1967]
  9. “I’m through with you”Johnny Truite [A- bet: 1969]
  10. “24 Hours (To Find My Baby)”Edwin Starr [Gordy: 1970]
  11. “Stormy Monday”James Brown [Polydor: 1974]
  12. “If I can’t be your woman”Betty LaVette [Atco: 1972]
  13. “Give me a minute Pt2”The New Mastersounds [One note: 2008]
  14. “It’s good to be careful (but it’s better to be loved)”Shack [Volt: 1971]
  15. “Your best friend”Doris Duke [Canyon: 1969]
  16. “I’m not through loving you”Sir Lattimore Brown [Sound Stage 7: 1965]
  17. “Let home cross you mind”Sir Guy [DPG: 1968]
  18. “We’re doing fine”Dee Dee Warwick [Blue rock: 1965]
  19. “Pounding”Lee Maye [Cash: 1968]
  20. “The knock out power of love”Bobby Patterson and the Mustangs [Jetstar: 1969]
  21. “Girls can’t do what guys do”Betty Wright [Alston: 1968]
  22. “Funky Mule”Ike Turner and thr Kings of rhythm [Pompeii: 1968]
  23. “I’m satisfied”Otis Clay [One-der-ful!: 1966]
  24. “Forgive me”Darrell Banks [Volt: 1969]
  25. “Set me free”Esther Phillips [Atlantic: 1970]
  26. “The Twitch”Danny White [Frisco: 1964]
  27. “Breaking down slow”Candi Staton [Honest Jon: 2009]
  28. “Two that sticks together”Geater Davis [77: 1972]
  29. “One woman man”Don Varner [South Camp: 1967]
  30. “A shell of woman”Doris allen [Mineret: 1969]
  31. “I got a good thing going”Little Buster [Jubilee: 1966]
  32. “You really know how to hurt a guy”Jimmy Hughes [Vee Jay: 1964]
  33. “I’m not going to work today”Joe Tex [Dial: 1965]

Soulful Situation [Playlist – 09/14/09]

Featuring the music of Little Freddie King, Frederic Yonnet and Vinx.

  1. “For The Love Of You (Pts. 1 & 2)”THE ISLEY BROTHERS – Isley’s Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 [CBS: 1984]
  2. “Boogie Wonderland”EARTH, WIND & FIRE (w THE EMOTIONS) – The Essential Earth, Wind & Fire [Sony: 2002]
  3. “Mothership Connection”PARLIAMENT – Un Cut…The Bomb: Parliament’s Greatest Hits [Polygram: 1984]
  4. “Headed In The Right Direction”INDIA.ARIE – Voyage To India [Motown: 2002]
  5. “Heavy On My Mind”CLUB NOUVEAU – Life, Love & Pain [Warner: 1986]
  6. “Title Track”LUTHER VANDROSS – Give Me The Reason [CBS: 1986]
  7. “Walking With Freddie”LITTLE FREDDIE KING – You Don’t Know What I Know [Fat Possum: 2005]
  8. “Boogie On Reggae Woman”FREDERIC YONNET – Front & Center [FYI Music: 2004]
  9. “Cleo’s Back”LITTLE FREDDIE KING – Swamp Boogie [Orleans Records: 1995]
  10. “Get It Together”SEAL – Seal IV [Warner: 2003]
  11. “It’s Too Late”VINX – Big ‘N’ Round [Traumton: 2003]
  12. “Get It Together”INDIA.ARIE – Voyage To India [Motown: 2002]
  13. “Eden Legrand”FREDERIC YONNET – Front & Center [FYI Music: 2004]
  14. “Torn”JUNGLE FUNK – Self-Titled [ESC: 1998]
  15. “Title Track”LITTLE FREDDIE KING – Messin’ Around The House [MadeWright Records: 2008]
  16. “Put Your Hands Together”THE O’JAYS – Ship Ahoy [CBS: 1973]
  17. “Ugly Face”JUNGLE FUNK – Self-Titled [ESC: 1998]
  18. “I Can’t Wait To Meetchu”MACY GRAY – On How Life Is [Epic: 1999]

Background: Hydra/GROVER WASHINGTON, JR/Feels So Good [Kudu: 1975]////PSA Back: Sorceress/RETURN TO FOREVER/Romantic Warrior [Columbia: 1976]