Monday, December 20, 2004

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Playlist for Lost & Found, 12/13/04

special guest (sets 3-5) Peter Gunn, of Crooklyn DJ lore and Monday Night Hockey cameos...

title/artist/format/label/year

Set One: Keep On Movin'

Intro: Loose Lip Sync Ship/The Hogs/LP/1966 (Pebbles V.3)
1. Modern World/Modern Lovers/LP/Beserkley-Rhino/1972-198?
2. She's a Mover/Big Star/LP/Ardent/1974
3. Crumbs Off the Table/Glass House/45/Invictus/1969
4. I Can't Sit andWait ('til Johnny Comes Marching Home)/100 Proof Aged In Soul/LP/Hot Wax/1970
* Ghetto Freaks Spot, "Every New White Convert Wore an Afro!"
5. Whole Lotta Love/King Curtis/LP/Atco-Warner/1970-2001
6. Funk To the Folks/Soul Searchers/LP/Sussex/1974
7. I'm Your Christmas Friend, Don't Be Hungry/James Brown/LP/King/1969
BED: Countdown to Soul/The Explorers/LP/Pure/19??-2001

Set Two: All Shades of Blues

1. Who's Been Talkin'/Howlin' Wolf/LP/Chess/1971
2. You Could Have Had Me Baby/Sugarcane Harris/LP/Epic/1970
3. No More Tears/Loading Zone/LP/RCA/1968
* Tom Laughlin & Bert Freed, "Billy Jack"
4. Trouble/Music Machine/LP/Original Sound/1966
5. Both Ends Burning/Roxy Music/45/Atco/1975
BED: Mango Meat (Instro)/Mandrill/12"/Polydor-Urban/1973-2003

Set Three: Swappin' Spit and Power Chords

1. Saturday Night/Bobby Fuller Four/LP/Del-Fi-Rhino/1963-1982 mf
2. Don't Tread On Me/Kit & the Outlaws/45/Phillips/1966 pg
3. Back Against the Wall/Ohio Express/LP/Buddah/1969 mf
4. I Can See But You Don't Know/The Equals/LP/President/1970-198? pg
5. Busted Feet/Love/LP/RSO/1974 mf
6. Walkin' the Dog/Aerosmith/LP/Columbia/1973 pg
BED: Monkey Farm ("Gunn" OST)/Henry Mancini/LP/1967 mf

Set Four: This Gunn for Hire

1. Such a Shame/Kinks/45/Reprise/1965 pg
2. Bang Bang/Petula Clark/LP/WarnerBrothers/1966 pg
3. I'll Bet You/Theresa Lindsey/LP/Golden World (Boot Comp)/1966 pg
4. Les gen sont tous/Jacques du Tranc/LP/Vogue/196? pg
5. Toute all-dress/Boule Noire/45/Revolution/196? pg
6. Tango Whiskeyman/Can/LP/Liberty/1970 pg
BED: Night on Bald Mountain/Bob James/LP/1975 mf

Set Five: Showdown: 45's at High Noon!

1. Never Get Enough/Bobby Byrd/45/Brownstone/1972 pg
2. Super Good/Myra Barnes/45/King/1969 mf
3. Susan/The Mauroks/Dee-lite/1967? pg
4. Switch It On/Cliff Nobles & Co./45/Phil-La of Soul/1967 mf
5. 1200 Miles/Flaming Ember/45/Hot Wax/1969 pg
6. I'm Your Santa, Baby/Rufus Thomas/45/Stax/197? mf
7. Can't Work No Longer/Impressions/45 (COUGH!!)/ABC/1964 pg
8. Let Me Get Close To You/Jerry Washington/45/Excello/1974 mf
BED: Ironsides/Quincy Jones/LP/ABC/1971 pg

...thanks again to Pete for coming down, he actually has an MP3 available for download of the entire show up on his website, www.axischemicals.com !!!

See y'all after Christmas....

Monday, December 06, 2004

Smashing!!

Thursday, December 02, 2004

Playlist for Lost & Found, 11/29/2004

title/artist/format/label/year

Set One: Diamond In the Back/One Lonely Mickey Fickey

Intro: He Got Game (instrumental)/Public Enemy w/Stephen Stills/12"/Def Jam/1998
1. Love the One You're With/Isley Brothers/LP/T-Neck/1971
2. Be Thankful For What You Got/William DeVaughn/45/Roxbury/1974
3. Champ/The Mohawks/LP/Pama/1967
*Richard Pryor, "Why do you guys hold your things?"
4. Born To Be Wild/Wilson Pickett/45/Atlantic/1969
5. Them Changes/Big Joe Hamilton and Doris Allen/LP/Minaret-Charly/1970-1982
6. Are You Man Enough/Four Tops/45/ABC/1973
7. The Rap/Millie Jackson/45/Spring/1974
BED: Impressions Of/Dennis Coffey/LP/Sussex/1970

Set Two: At Least I Got My Jelly Roll

1. Let's Spend the Night Together/Muddy Waters/LP/Cadet Concept/1968
2. Ride On Baby/Rolling Stones/LP/London/1967
3. I'm Your Witch Doctor/Chants R&B/CD/1966/Action-Rhino
4. I Got Mine/Small Faces/LP/Decca-Pride/1965-1972
5.He Ain't Give You None/Van Morrison/LP/Bang/1967
BED: I Want You/Gary Burton/LP/RCA/1967

Set Three: It Smacks You Sooner...But Cleaner...(1963 Version)

1. What Kind Of Fool/The Tams/45/ABC/1963
2. Just Let Me Know/Temptations/LP/Tamla/1963
3. You're No Good/Betty Everett/LP/Vee Jay/1963
4. Baby, Lot's of Luck/Valentinos/CD/SAR-Abkco/1963-1994
5. Stay In My Corner/The Dells/LP/Vee Jay/1965
BED: Greazee pts 1 & 2/Billy Preston/CD/SAR-Abkco/1963-1994

Set Four: More Power To You (and me)

1. Unknown("Gloria")/Unknown/CD ("Cambodian Rocks")/196?-199?
2. 8-Teen/? and the Mysterians/45/Cameo/1966
3. I Don't Recall/Trolls/CD/Warrior/1966
*Dick Powell, "Murder My Sweet"
4. Possession/Iron Butterfly/LP/Atco/1967
BED: Trippin'/Young Holt Unlimited/LP/Cotillion/1970

Set Five: Fighting Back for the Waltzing Mice

1. Chains of Love/J.J.Barnes/LP/Groovesville/1967
2. You Can't Keep a Good Man Down/James & Bobby Purify/45/Bell/1967
3. Look at Mary Wonder/Little Carl Carlton/LP/Backbeat-Charly/1969-1989
4. Glad I Knew Better/Howard Tate/45/Verve/1967
*Dick Powell, "Murder, My Sweet"
5. That's How Strong My Love Is/Candi Staton/LP/Fame/1970
BED: It's a Man's Man's Mans's World/Fabulous Counts/LP/Cotillion/1969

Set Six: By Hook or By Crook...We Will.

1. Thigh Spy/Persuaders/45/Atco/1971
*The Prisoner "Highlight Reel"
2. Secret Agents/Olympics/45/Mirwood/1966
3. Agent 00 Soul/Edwin Starr/45/Ric Tic/1965
*Robert Donat & Wylie Watson (Mr.Memory!), "The 39 Steps"
4. Thunderball/Tom Jones/45/Decca/1965
5. Sock It To 'Em, J.B./Rex Garvin and His Mighty Cravers/45/Like/196?
BED: From Russia With Love/Village Stompers/45/Epic/1964

...the cover of "Them Changes" is everything I want for this show...in one...a heavy, funky southern soul cover of a heavy, funky psychedelic rock song...complete with "ain't it funky?" breaks and acidic guitar solo...




Haves and Wants

Wednesday, November 17, 2004

Playlist for Lost & Found, 11/15/2004:

Set One: Old Dirty Beats

Intro: Chocolate Watchband/Are You Gonna Be There/(instrumental)/45/Sundazed/1967-2001
1. Troggs/Night of the Long Grass/LP/Fontana/1968
2. Soul Survivors/Explosion In Your Soul/45/Crimson/1968
3. Brian Auger & Trinity w/Julie Driscoll/Break It Up/LP/Atco/1968
4. Terry Knight & the Pack/Sleep Talkin'/LP/Lucky Eleven/1966
* Dolemite, "The Human Tornado" Radio Spot RIP ODB
5. Wallace Brothers/Whatcha Feel Is Whatcha Get/LP/Walbro-Jazzman/1973-2004
6. Bill Doggett/Honky Tonk/LP/King/1969
7. Robert Moore/Everything's Gonna Be Alright/LP/Saadia-Goldmine/196?-1995
8-BED: Funkadelic/I'll Bet You/LP/Westbound/1971

Set Two: The Chair, The Gas Chamber, Or Just a Rope?

1. Strangeloves/Night Time/LP/Bang/1966
2. Remains/Me Right Now/LP/Epic/1966
3. Haunted/I'm Just Gonna Blow My Little Mynd To Bits/45/Jet-Eva/1967-1995
* Preston Foster, "Kansas City Confidential"
4. Belfast Gipsies/Secret Police/45/Loma/1967
5. Ventures/Whittier Blvd/LP/Dalton/1965
* Louis Calhern & umm..that guy..., "The Asphalt Jungle"
BED: Ventures/I Like It Like That/LP/Dalton/1965

Set Three: Gee Whiz, I Love You

1. Harvey Scales & Seven Sounds/Love-Itis/45/Magic touch/1967
2. James Brown/Lost Someone/LP/King/1961
3.Vernon & Jewell/Those Lonely, Lonely Nights/LP/Kent/1964
4. Ray Charles/I BelieveTo My Soul/LP/Atlantic/1959
* Marilyn Monroe & ???, "The Asphalt Jungle"
5. Jackie Lee/Let Your Consience Be Your Guide/45/Mirwood/1965
BED: Jimmy McGriff/One of Mine/45/Sue/1963

Set Four: That Was a Rotten Year
1. Ronnie Hawkins/Mary Lou/LP/Roulette/1959-1970
* Sterling Hayden & Jean Hagen, "The Asphalt Jungle"
2. Flying Burritto Brothers/Juanita/LP/A&M/1969
3. Townes Van Zandt/Waitin' Round To Die/LP/Poppy/1968
4. Susan Barrett/How Can We Hang On To a Dream/45/RCA/1967
BED: 18th Century Concepts/If I Were a Carpenter/LP/Sidewalk/1967

Set Five: Windy City Without Pity

1. Syl Johnson/Walk a Mile In My Shoes/LP/Twinight/1970
2. Impressions/Too Slow/LP/ABC/1966
3. Barbara Acklin/Be By My Side/LP/Brunwick/1968
4. Maurice & Mac/Why Don't You Try Me/45/Checker/1968
5. Billy Butler/I'm Just a Man/LP/Okeh-Charly/1964-1992
6. Gene Chandler/There Was a Time/LP/Brunwick/1968
BED: Dee Felice Trio/There Was a Time/LP/Bethlehem/1970

Set Six: Big Holes on the Bayou

1. Willie Harper/But I Couldn't/45/Alon/1962
2. Irma Thomas/Break-a-Way/45/Imperial/1964
3. Bobby Powell/Why Am I Treated So Bad/45/Whit/1967
* Sam Jaffe & that guy that ALWAYS plays beat cops in films, "The Asphalt Jungle"
4. The Hueys/Coo Coo Over You/45/Instant/1968
5.Cyril Neville/Gossip/45/Josie/1969

The Send Off: Solomon Burke/Don't Wait Too Long/LP/Bell/1969

...had to fade out the Solomon Burke, which hurt, and playing all the Asphalt Jungle was fun, but I blew it all out in one show...

Playlist for Lost & Found, 11/01/2004

Artist/Title/Format/Label/Year

Set One: Fish-Eyed Funk

Intro: "Bob & Earl" (uncredited band)/Harlem Shuffle (Instrumental)/LP/Goldmine(RI)/1963
1. Aaron Neville/Hercules/CD/Janus/1973
2. Ike and Tina Turner/Bold Soul Sister/LP/Blue Thumb 1970
3. Isley Brothers/Was It Good To You/LP/T-Neck/1969
4. The Dapps featuring Alfred Ellis/Rabbit Got the Gun/45/King/1968
*Jack Elam and John Payne, "Kansas City Confidential"
5. Groove Merchants/There's Got To be Someone for Me/CD/Suemi 1970
6. Willie Bobo & the Bo-Gents/How Can I Say Goodbye/LP/Sussex/1971
7. Ray Baretto/Deeper Shade of Soul/LP/Fania/1968
BED: Reuben Wilson/Knock on Wood/LP/Blue Note/1970

Set Two: Can You Dig it?

1. Kinks/Gotta Get the First Plane Home/LP/Reprise/1966
2. The Poets/That's the Way It's Gotta Be/LP/Decca/1965
3. Box Tops/I Can Dig It/LP/Bell/1968
* George Raft & Ann Sheridan, "They Drive By Night"
4. Byrds/Everybody's Been Burned/LP/Columbia/1967
5. Ben E. King/Don't Let Me Down/LP/Maxwell/1970
BED: Groove Holmes/ComeTogether/LP/PacJazz/1970

Set Three: Faith & "The Grunt...and How To Use It!"

1. Wallace Brothers/Faith/45/Sims/1963
2. Long John Hunter/Ride With Me Baby/LP/Yucca-Norton 196?-2003
3. Jeanette Williams/Stuff/LP/Backbeat/196?
* Dan Duryea & Joan Bennett, "Scarlet Street"
4. Five Dutones/My World/CD/One-Der-Ful/1965
5. Tony Borders/What Kind of spell/45/Revue/1968
6. Johnny Sayles/You Told a Lie/45/Mar-V-Lus/1965
BED: Earl Hooker/Wild Moments/LP/CJ/196?

Set Four: Soulful Stew

1. Bobby Byrd/I'll Lose My Mind/45/King/1967
2. Buddy Causey/It's a Man's World/LP/Quinvy-Charly/1968-1995
3. Brenda Holloway/Land of a Thousand Boys/45/Tamla/1964
4. Esquires/How Could It Be/LP/Bunky/1967
5. Betty Wright/I Love the Way You Love/LP/Alston/1972
BED: King Curtis/In the Pocket/45/Atco/1968

Set Five: What Is Music?

1. Babe Ruth/The Mexican/CD/?/1973
2. Elmer Gantry's Velvet Opera/Flames/CD/?/1967
*Bela Lugosi, "Return of Chandu" Radio Show
3. Foundations/NewDirection/LP/UNI/1969
4. Left Banke/Pretty Ballerina/LP/Smash/1967
5. Shadows of Knight/From Way Out Under/45/Team/1968

Set Six: All Politics Is Dated

1. Pilgrim Jubillees/Mr.President/45/Peacock/1961
2. Hank Ballard/Blackenized/45/King/1969
3. King Hannibal/The Truth Shall Set You Free/45/Aware/1972
4. Buffalo Soldier/Land of Perdition/45/SMC/197?
BED: Joe Thomas/Every Brother Ain't a Brother/LP/1973

Send Off: Eddie Kendricks/People...Hold On/LP/Tamla/1973

...wow, only two weeks late!!

Monday, October 18, 2004

Playlist for Lost & Found, 10/18/2004

Artist/Title/Format/Label/Year

Set 1: Let the Funk Flow

1. Highlighters Band/Funky 16 Corners/CD/Stones Throw-3 Diamonds/2001-1969
2. Gas & Funk Factory/Everybody Get Some (Love)/LP/Brunswick/1970
3. Wanda Davis/Save Me/LP/Jazzman-Project Soul/2004-1970
4. Chambers Brothers/All Strung out Over You/LP/Columbia/1967
5. Barbara Lewis/(Until Then) I'll Suffer/45/Jetstream/1968
6. Wilmer & the Dukes/Get It/45/Aphrodisiac/1968
7. Persuasions/Love's Gonna Pack Up/45/Win Or Lose/196?
8. Syl Johnson/That's Just My Luck/45/Hi/1975
BED: Reuben Wilson/Inner City Blues/CD/Groove Merchant/1972

Set 2: For Those About To Rock

1. Pretty Things/Hey Mama Keep Your Big Mouth Shut/LP/Fontana/1965
2. Mojo Men/She's My Baby/LP/Autumn/1966
3. First Crew to the Moon/We Walk the Rain/CD/Sundazed-Roulette/1997-1968
4. Standells/Rari/CD/Tower/1965
5. Flamin' Groovies/Yesterday's Numbers/LP/Kama Sutra/1971
BED: Howard Roberts Quartet/Spooky/LP/Capitol/1968

Set 3: R&B, With Extra Grease, Please...

1. Bobby Long & His Satellites/Mojo Workout/LP/Vegas/1963
2. Richard Berry & the Pharoahs/Sweet Sugar You/CD/Flip/1957
3. Yvonne Fair/Tell Me Why/CD/King/1964
4. Nathaniel Mayer/I Had a Dream/CD/Fortune/1963
5. Bobby Bland/I've Been Wrong So Long/LP/Duke/1961
BED: Jimmy McGriff/Blue Juice/LP/Solid State/1968

Set 4: Hold On To Your Soul

1. Otis Clay/Show Place/45/One-Der-Ful!/1967
2. Erma Franklin/Piece of My Heart/45/Shout/1967
3. James Carr/You Got My Mind Messed Up/LP/Goldwax/1966
4. Ohio Players/I've Got To Hold On/45/Compass/1968
5. Fascinations/Hold On/45/Mayfield/1968
6. Johnny Truitt/There Goes a Girl (alternate take)/CD/Abet/1967
BED: Hank Crawford/Ham/LP/Kudu/1972

Set 5: Mood Garage

1. Chocolate Watchband/No Way Out/LP/Tower/1967
2. Thirteenth Floor Elevators/Slide Machine/LP/International Artists/1967
3. Love/She Comes In Colors/LP/Elektra/1967
4. FairportConvention/Don't Worry Ma, It's Only Witchcraft/LP/Cotillion/1970
BED: Quincy Jones/In the Heat of the Night OST/LP/UA/1967

Set 6: Funky Funky Funky Forty-Fives

1. Bobby Byrd/Headquarters (Augusta, Georgia)/45/International Brothers/1975
2. Laura Lee/If You Can Beat Me Rockin' You Can Have My Chair/45/Hot Wax/1972
3. Olympic Runners/Put the Music Where Your Mouth Is/45/London/1974
4. El Chicano/Tell Her She's Lovely/45/MCA/1973
5. Jerry Washington/Baby, Don't Leave Me/45/Excello/1973
BED: Jimmy McGriff/The Worm/LP/Solid State/1968

The Sendoff:

Candi Staton/Sweet Feeling/LP/Fame/1970

Today's special guest stars:

Eliot Gould in "The Long Goodbye"
Tom Neal & Ann Savage in "Detour"

Now to start on the next one...


Friday, October 15, 2004

Where It Began...