Friday, March 25, 2005

Is It Live?


Bonus MP3 Action!!

My man Michael OT came down with me to the WMBR studios and we hijacked the overnight shift this past tuesday, spinning two hours plus of (mostly) old school hip hop, laced with bad radio playlists yet (it's a mess), but peep the MP3's, kids! And as always, limited availability, so click NOW!

  • Click Me: Hour One
  • Click Me: Hour Two

  • Example

    Tuesday, March 22, 2005


    Playlist for Lost & Found, 03/21/05


    Set One: Mellow Mind Garden Madness

    Intro: Bullit/Louis Jordan/LP/Pzazz/1969
    1. Lilly Mae/Johny Sayles/45/Chess/1967
    2. I'm Just a Prisoner/Candi Staton/LP/Fame/1970
    3. You Keep Me Hanging On/Wilson Pickett/45/Atlantic/1969
    4. Go For What You Know/Foremost Authority/45/GNP/1968
    *Issac Hayes, "On the HOOD OF MY CAR!"
    5. Love Special Delivery/Thee Midniters/45/Whittier-Rhino/1966-1987
    6. Bend Over Beethoven/Wizzard/45/United Artists/1973
    7. Don't You Think (the Time's a Comin')/Lucifer/45/Invictus/1971
    8. The Garden/13th Floor/45/Susquehanna/1972
    9. Reach In/Jackson 5/LP/Motown/1970
    10. We're a Winner (Live) /Curtis Mayfield/LP/Curtom/1971
    *Mystery of Black spot (I Swear JB calls it "Mister Black" at the end...)
    11. Mama Feelgood/Lyn Collins/45/People/1973
    12. How Long Can I Keep It Up?/Lyn Collins/LP/Polydor/1973
    Bed: Psychedelic PI/Lonnie Smith/LP/Blue Note/1970

    Set Two: Reverb-igitation Rock

    1. Time Will Show the Wiser/Merry-Go-Round/45/A&M/1966
    2. I've Lost My Mind/The Candymen/LP/ABC/1968
    3. Everybody to Their Own Kick/The Gentrys/LP/MGM/1965
    4. I Can Understand Your Problem/The Third Bardo/45/Sundazed/1967-2000
    5. I'm Five Years Ahead of My Time/Nomads/LP/What Goes On/1984
    6. Dark White/Bonniwell Music Machine/LP/Sundazed/1969-2000
    Bed: Why Am I Treated So Bad/Wildare Express/LP/Brunswick/1970

    Set Three: "...It's Frenchy Fairmont!"

    1. You Don't Miss a Good Thing/Irma Thomas/45/Imperial/1965
    2. 40 Days 40 Nights/Don Covay/45/Atlantic/1967
    *Mel Ferrer, "You Win, Ma'am."
    3. Don't Let Your Eyes Get Bigger Than Your Heart/Sylvia Robbins/45/Sue/1964
    4. I've Just Been Feeling Bad/Eddie Floyd/45/Stax/1967
    *The Dells are coming, The Dells are coming!!
    5. When I'm In Your Arms/The Dells/45/Cadet/1969
    Bed: My Babe/Ramsey Lewis/45/Argo/1964

    Set Four: On Sea and Soil and Being a Man

    1. I Wanna Be Your Mama Again/Sir Douglas Quintet/45/Smash/1969
    2. She's About a Mover/Otis Clay/45/Cotillion/1968
    3. Louie Louie/Travis Wammack/45/Atlantic/1966
    4. Lonesome Train/Johnny Burnette-Rock & Roll Trio/45/Coral/1957
    5. No Good To Cry/Wildweeds/45/Cadet/1967
    Bed: Graffiti Blues/Blue Mitchell/LP/Mainstream/1973

    Set Five: My Future Foretold by Mystic Gypsies!

    1. Ace of Spade/O.V. Wright/45/Backbeat/1970
    2. It's Dark Outside/Betty Harris/45/Jubilee/1963
    3. How Long (Do You Hold On)/Al "TNT" Braggs/45/Peacock/1966
    4. Make Love To Me/Ruby Winters & Johnny Thunder/45/Diamond/1967
    5. Nobody But You, Babe/Clarence Reid/45/Alston/1969
    Bed: Test Pattern/Jimmy Gordon/45/Challenge/1967

    ...sounds were mellow today, but I was jerking around the studio and kicking turntables like a caricatured Clouseau-esque French e-mail from a random listener in Scotland was pretty cool, finally played some gems on this show I had been holding close to the vest!
    Check Out Your Mind

    Monday, March 14, 2005

    It's In the Book!

    Tuesday, March 08, 2005

    Nice suit.
    Oh, that Mary Jane!

    Playlist for Lost & Found, 03/07/05


    Set One: Fissionary Groovin'

    Intro: Main Squeeze/Quincy Jones/LP/Uni/1969
    1. Stayed Away Too Long/Manuel B. Holcum/dirty download/Diamond Jim/196?
    2. Make It Real (Ride On)/Betty Adams/45/Note of Gold/196?
    3. Not Enough Action/Kelly Brothers/45/Excello/1970
    *Elijah Cook, jr. & Lawrence Tierney, "Born to Kill"
    4. Butter Your Popcorn/Hank Ballard/LP/King-Funky People/1969-1993
    5. Stone Fox/James Brown/LP/King/1968
    6. Plum Nellie/Booker T. & the MG's/45/Stax/1963
    7. Don't Shake Me Lucifer/Roky Erikson & the Aliens/CD/CBS/1980
    8. The Train/1910 Fruitgum Co./LP/Buddah/1969
    9. The Vision/The Floating Opera/LP/Embryo/1971
    10. What Are You Doing For the Rest Of Your Life/Ocho/LP/Universal Sound/1973-1996
    11. Home Is Where the Hatred Is/Gil Scott-Heron/LP/Flying Dutchman/1971
    12. Gimme Shelter/Merry Clayton/LP/Ode 70/1970
    Bed: Wavering/Roy Porter/LP/Bel-Ad/1975

    Set Two: I'm Not a Juvenile Delinquent

    1. I Can Never Go Home Anymore/Shangri-La's/LP/Mercury/1966
    2. Determination/The Kitchen Cinq/45/LHI/1967
    3. Don't Send Me No Flowers (I ain't Dead Yet)/The Breakers/45/Amy/1965
    4. Warm City Baby/The Honey Jug/45/Hip/1967
    5. Little Miss Queen of Darkness/The Kinks/LP/Reprise/1966
    6. Stoney End/Laura Nyro/LP/Columbia/1966-1973
    Bed: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat/Bert Jansch & John Renbourn/LP/Vanguard/1969

    Set Three: Where I'm Coming From...

    1. Try Me/Marie "Queenie" Lyons/LP/Deluxe/1970
    2. Big Legs Tight Skirts/John Lee Hooker/LP/Vee Jay-Chameleon/1964-198?
    3. I Wish My Baby Would Come Home at Night/T-Bone Walker/LP/Bluesway/1968
    4. (You're Not Goodlooking) You're Presentable/Nolan Strong/LP/Fortune/1963
    *Lawrence Tierney, "Sheeba or no Sheeba"
    5. Gambler's Blues/Otis Rush/LP/Cotillion/1968
    Bed: Baby, I Love You/Otis Rush/LP/Cotillion/1968

    Set Four: To Days of B-Control Bongs Passed

    1. Indian Rope Man/Julie Driscoll, Brian Auger & Trinity/LP/Atco/1969
    *Hal 9000, "Stress Pill"
    2. J'ai Compris/Richard Tate/LP/Deram/1974
    3. I Wish You Would/David Bowie/LP/RCA/1973
    4. Rolling Too Stoned/Robin Trower/LP/Chrysalis/1974
    *Jack Nicholson & Peter Fonda, "you won't get hooked"
    Bed: Scorpio/Dirty Harry OST-Shifrin/LP/1971

    Set Five: Nothing Can Stop Me Now

    1. Take This Heart of Mine/Marvin Gaye/45/Tamla/1966
    2. Duchess of Earl/Pearlettes/45/Vee Jay/1962
    3. Walk On with the Duke/"Duke of Earl"(Gene Chandler)/45/Vee Jay/1962
    *Hal 9000, "I promise you"
    4. Mr. Success/Bobby Harris/45/Shout/1966
    5. I'd Rather Go Blind/Bettye Swann/45/Atlantic/1972
    Bed: Makin' Up Time/The Holidays/45/Golden World/1966

    ...controlled mayhem today, looking out for the heads, let's see, bizarre prank call request from a guy trying to sound like Hightower from the "Police Academy" films...I filled it...

    "Kinda abrupt, ain't ya?"