Monday, August 15, 2016

Lost & Found playlist for 8/11/16

Intro: "Do It" - Johnny Griffith w/ Billy Sha-Rae's Band

Background music for the show: Duke Ellington - Anatomy of a Murder

Willie Wright - "Nantucket Island"
Sly & the Family Stone - "Say You Will"
Hopeton Lewis - "This Music Got Soul"
Shanti - "Lord, I'm Comin' 'Round"
The Fabulous Peps - "I Can't Get Right"

Noel McKoy - "Brighter Day"
Ann Sexton - "I Had a Fight with Love"
Poverty Train feat. Geree Gonzalez - "Love and Funky Music"
The Rolling Stones - "Stewed and Keefed"
Elmore James - "I'm Worried"

Major Lance - "It's the Beat"
Big J.D. Wright - "Now She Wants to Leave"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: Bobby Powell - "Peace Begins Within"

Jimmy Seals - "The Yesterday of Our Love"
Charles Bradley - "You Think I Don't Know (But I Know)"

The Blues Busters - "I Won't Let You Go"
Yvonne Carroll - "A Little Bit of Soap"
Carl Henderson - "I'm Scheming"
Huey 'Piano' Smith - "Everybody's Whalin'"
Joe Tex - "Baby, You're Right" [Version 2]

Peg Leg Howell - "Broke and Hungry Blues"
The Vals - "Compensation Cheque"
The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band - "Poverty Stricken Chicken"
Sounds of the City Experience - "Baby It's the End"
The Moonglows - "Twelve Months of the Year"

Otis Redding - "Keep Your Arms Around Me"
Virgil Griffin & the Rhythm Kings - "Forgotten Lover"
Memphis Slim - "Darling, I Miss You"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "Money"

The Devilles - "Down on the Farm"

Swamp Dogg - "Don't It Make You Wanna Go Home"
George Jackson - "Talking About the Love I Have for You"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Lost & Found playlist for 8/4/16

Intro: "Do It" - Johnny Griffith w/ Billy Sha-Rae's Band

Background music for the show: James Brown - Soul Pride: The Instrumentals

The Revelators Quartet - "Atom Bomb"
Leroy Soileau - "Wish You Were Here"
Baby Ray - "Just Because"
The Monarchs - "Til I Hear It From You"
The Spontanes - "Share My Name"

Eggs Over Easy - "I'm Still the Same"
Jesse Harper - "Hole in My Hand"
The Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band - "P.I.M.P." [NEW]
Allen Toussaint - "Victims of the Darkness"
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - "I'm Still Here" [NEW]

Dionne Warwick - "Loneliness Remembers What Happiness Forgets"
Bobby 'Blue' Bland - "You Ought to Be Ashamed"
Earl Hooker - "Is You Ever Seen a One-Eyed Woman Cry?"
Albert King - "I Need a Love"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: Matt Jones - "Hell No, I Won't Go"

Clayton Love - "The Big Question"
Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels - "Wild Child"
Padded Cell - "Nothing to Look Forward To"
The Dukays - "The Girl's a Devil"
Dennis Landry - "Miss Hard to Get"

Esquerita - "Sinner Man"
The Imperial Gospel Singers - "I'll Shout When I Get Home"
Ural Thomas & the Pain - "Can You Dig It?"
The Dynamics - "I Don't Want Nobody to Lead Me On"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "Ain't Nothin' Happenin'"

Gladys Knight & the Pips - "I've Got to Use My Imagination"
O.V. Wright - "You're So Good to Me"
Bill Withers - "Can We Pretend"
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - "Midnight Rider" [NEW]
The Doobie Brothers - "Slippery St. Paul"
George Jones - "Imitation of Love"

George Jackson - "I Can't Leave Your Love Alone"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Lost & Found playlist for 7/21/16

Intro: "Do It" - Johnny Griffith w/ Billy Sha-Rae's Band

Background music for the show: Jimmy Smith - Open House/Plain Talk

George Jones - "Till I Hear It from You"
Rusty & Doug - "Dream Queen"
Billy Fury - "I Will"
Doodle Duncan - "Death Row"
Cornell Blakely - "Don't Do It"

Bat McGrath - "Perfect Fool"
Dan Greer - "I Don't Want No One Way Love"
Bud Harper - "Mr. Soul"
Ural Thomas & the Pain - "Now You Love Me"
Hoagy Lands - "Lighted Windows"

Oliver Nelson - "Skull Session"
Cymande - "Brothers on the Slide"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: Gloria Edwards - "Something You Couldn't Write About"
The Staple Singers - "Let's Do It Again"
Eli 'Paperboy' Reed - "Tomorrow's Not Promised"

Terry Reid - "Sabyla"
Arthur Alexander - "Love Letters"
Lattimore Brown - "Only I Can Tell the Story"
Smith - "Jason"
The Blues Magoos - "There's a Chance We Make It"

James Carr - "Pouring Water on a Drowning Man" [Version 2]
Lane Relations - "Everything On Earth"
Otis Redding - "Gettin' Hip"
Vi Campbell - "Seven Doors"
Big Maybelle - "That's a Pretty Good Love"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "Born on the Bayou"

Tutti Hill - "When the Going Gets Rough"
Junior Lewis - "It Won't Work Out"
Bobby Lu Cure - "I'll Never Fall in Love Again"
The New Wanderers - "This Man in Love"

Bobby Lester & the Moonlighters - "So All Alone"
George Jackson - "I Can See Sadness Ahead for Me"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Monday, July 18, 2016

Lost & Found playlist for 7/14/16

Intro: "Do It" - Johnny Griffith

Background music for the show: Various Artists - Roots Man Dub

Shakey Jake Harris - "Sawed Off Shotgun"
Jo-Ann Kelly - "Driftin' and Driftin'"
The Relatives - "Evil World"
Chubby Checker - "Slow Lovin'"
The Rolling Stones - "Get Yourself Together" [Unreleased Track]

Sly Stone - "Help Me with My Broken Heart"
Lee Rogers - "I Need Your Love"
Eddie & Ernie - "Bullets Don't Have Eyes"
Ozz & the Sperlings - "Can You Qualify?"
Bill Withers - "Three Nights and a Morning"

Coo-Coo Rachas - "Track Down"
Diana Ross - "I Don't Care Where the Money Is"
Betty Davis - "My Soul Is Tired" [Take 9]

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: The Country Gentlemen - "Viet Nam Roulette"

Pandamonium - "It's a Long Time"

Melvin Carter - "I've Got Memories" [Demo Version]
Steve Dixon - "Depend On Me"
Gloria Walker - "Please Don't Desert Me Baby"
Rev. Jesse L. Douglas - "Let God Abide"
Mick Jagger - "Evening Gown"

Howlin' Wolf - "Who Will Be Next?"
Kelly Gordon - "Independently Poor"
Sly & the Family Stone - "Poet"
Curtis Knight Zeus - "The Devil Made Me Do It"
Joe Hicks - "Ruby Dean" [Single Edit]

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "The Most I Can Offer"

Billy Hamlin - "If You Ain't Got No Bread (You Might As Well Stay Home In Bed)"
The Human Beinz - "Every Time Woman"
Lyme & Cybelle - "If You Gotta Go, Go Now"
Dan Penn - "Reaching Out for Someone"

Dolly Lyon - "Palm of Your Hand"
Howard Tate - "Question"
Pat Clayton - "I Said No"
Billy Sha-Rae - "I Found the One"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Lost & Found playlist for 6/23/16

Intro: "Monkey Island" - The J. Geils Band

Background music for the show: Ben Webster - King of the Tenors

Alex Chilton - "Make a Little Love"
Creedence Clearwater Revival - "What Are You Gonna Do"
Lotti Golden - "A Lot Like Lucifer (Celia Said Long Time Loser)"
Them - "Could You, Would You?"
Penny & the Quarters - "You and Me"

Allen Toussaint - "Viper's Drag" [NEW]
The Rolling Stones - "Worried About You"
Annette Peacock - "Blood"
Poor Boys - "I Won't Take No for An Answer"

The Found Song of the Week: Durand Jones & the Indications - "Smile" from the 2016 Colemine S/T LP

Bettye LaVette - "You Killed the Love"
The Equals - "Another Sad and Lonely Night"
The Blues Busters - "You Had It All Wrong"
The Golden Tones of Savannah, GA - "Why Can't We Love Our Fellow Man"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: Freddie Scott - "Johnny's Hill"

Faces - "You Can Make Me Dance, Sing, or Anything..."
Frankie Miller - "Little Angel" [Original Mix]
The J. Geils Band - "Cry One More Time"
Jimmy Reed - "Little Rain"
J.B. Lenoir - "The Mojo Boogie"

Tommy Ridgley - "Double Eye Whammy"
Demon Fuzz - "I Put a Spell on You"
Black Merda - "Ashamed"
Parliament - "Little Old Country Boy"
Jim Ford - "I'm Gonna Make Her Love Me"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "Troubles of the World"

The Marquees - "Wyatt Earp" [Featuring Marvin Gaye]
Hank Ballard & the Midnighters - "Open Up the Back Door"
The Rhythm Rockers - "Get It On!"
The Swingin' Medallions - "Lonely Drifter"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Lost & Found playlist for 6/2/16

The National Rotisserie Chicken Day Show!

Intro: "Spreadin' Honey" - The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band

Background music for the show: Brad Mehldau Trio - Blues and Ballads

Kip Tyler - "Shadow Street"
The Niteshades - "I'm Not Going to Worry"
Bobbie Gentry - "Find 'Em, Fool 'Em, Forget 'Em"
The Equals - "Georgetown Girl"
The Rolling Stones - "Hey Negrita"

Little Beaver - "I'm Losing the Feelin'"
Charles Williams - "Moving Up"
Annette Peacock - "Love Me Tender"
William Bell - "Poison in the Well" [NEW]
Howard Tate - "Brand New Me"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: Barbara March - "Private So and So"

Milkwood - "Bring Me Back"
Rodriguez - "Climb Up on My Music"
Tony Joe White - "Don't Steal My Love"
Scott Cunningham - "Morning Madness"

The Righteous Brothers - "Nobody's Gonna Take Me (To This Feelin')"
Pastor T.L. Barrett - "After the Rain"
James Brown - "It's a Man's, Man's, Man's World"
Little Milton - "It's Amazing"
Marvin Gaye - "Piece of Clay"

The Sweet Inspirations - "You Roam When You Don't Get It At Home"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "Don't Deceive Me, Please Don't Go"

The Modern Jazz Quartet - "Fugato"
Reverend Cleophus Robinson - "Morning and Evening"
Billy Daniels - "Woe Woe Woe"

The Tams - "Shelter"
Billy Butler - "Lady Love"
Lou Pride - "I'm Com'um Home in the Morning"
Billy Lamont - "Shake and Jerk"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Lost & Found playlist for 5/26/16

A special 'Fixin'-To-Die Rag' look at the Vietnam War on this Memorial Day weekend

The book I mentioned. The Sympathizer: A Novel by Viet Thanh Nguyen

This is Viet Thanh Nguyen's newest work. It is a book about the legacy and memory of the war.

The documentary I mentioned was My Father's Vietnam.



The John Kerry, Bob Kerrey, and John McCain editorial I discussed is here.

An amazing article about US vets moving to Vietnam at the end of their lives from the BBC. "I know this is where I have to be - the war is over, and I will die here" - David Edward Clark, Veteran
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The music from today's show:

Intro: "Jambo" - Claude McLin

Background music for the show: Grant Green - I Want To Hold Your Hand

Black Merda - "Prophet"
The Steelers - "Get It From the Bottom"
The Equals - "I'm a Poor Man"
Wendy Rene - "Bar-B-Que"
Kool & the Gang - "Summer Madness"

Todd Rundgren - "Baby Let's Swing" [Full Length Version]
Tavares - "Free Ride"
The Dells - "There Is"
The George Benson Quartet - "Summertime"
Aaron Neville - "You Can Give But You Can't Take"

Rod Stewart - "Blind Prayer"
Freddie King - "Yonder Wall"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag Memorial Day Set:

Johnny Wright - "Hello Vietnam"
Robert Kolen - "Vietnam"
Hope Parker - "POWs of the U.S.A."
Change of Pace - "Bring My Buddies Back"
Covered Wagon Musicians - "We Say No to Your War"
Patrician Denson & the Soul Expressions - "Home From Vietnam"

The Falcons - "Romanita"
Alvin 'Red' Tyler - "Classy Lassie"
Brook Benton - "Devoted"
Little Joe Blue - "If You Love Me Like You Say You Do"
Joe Tex - "The Only Girl (I've Ever Loved)"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On" [Rehearsal Version]

Ralph 'Soul' Jackson - "Match Box"
Joe Murphy - "So Blue"
Lorraine Rudolph - "I Keep Coming Back for More"
John Fred & His Playboys - "Love Comes In Time"

Stanley Winston - "No More Ghettos in America"
Percy Sledge - "Walkin' in the Sun"
George Jones - "When Two Worlds Collide" [with Margie Singleton]

Outro: "Spreadin' Honey" - The Clangers

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Lost & Found playlist for 5/19/16

Intro: "Cozy's Mambo" - Cozy Cole

Background music for the show: Art Farmer - The Meaning of Art

Rick Danko - "Sip the Wine"
Eric Mercury - "Love Is Taking Over"
Jackie Hunt - "Security of Love"
Bill Moss & the Celestials - "I Can't Give Up Now"
William Bell - "The Three of Me" [NEW!!!]

"Baby Face" Willette - "Mo-Roc"
Memphis Slim - "I'm Crying"
B.B. King - "Sweet Thing"
Barbara Lewis - "He's So Bad"
Pat Clayton - "I Said No"

Bob Brown - "If I'd Live Alone"
The Rugbys - "You, I"
Billy Joe Royal - "I Knew You When"
The Tikis - "Little Miss Lovelight"
The Dramatics - "(Gimme Some) Good Soul Music"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: Flora Molton - "The Sun Will Shine In Vietnam"

The Supreme Highlights - "Drowning in the Sea of Sin"
O.V. Wright - "Pledging My Love"
George Jackson - "That From the Heart"
Clarence Murray - "Dancing to the Beat"

William Bell - "Mississippi-Arkansas Bridge" [NEW!!!]
Bill Withers - "Kissing My Love"
Johnny Nash - "That's the Way We Get By"
Bobby Taylor & the Vancouvers - "Out In the Country"
The Supremes - "Your Kiss of Fire"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "I Love My Baby" [Take 2]

Etta James - "Nobody Loves You Like Me"
Ernie K-Doe - "Wanted $10,000.00 Reward"
Cookie Jackson - "Love Brings Pain"
Harold Curington - "One Day Girl"

Little Mary Staton - "Steppin' Stone"
Little Ann - "Deep Shadows"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Lost & Found playlist for 5/12/16

Intro: "Spreadin' Honey" - The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band

Background music for the show: Chris Joss - Sticks

The Ides of March - "Friends of Feeling"
McGuinness Flint - "Friends of Mine"
Dave Clark - "Draggin' the Line"
Barry Fantoni - "Little Man in a Little Box"
Willie Nelson - "Pins and Needles (In My Heart)"

Pat Clayton - "I Said No"
Candy McKenzie - "Walking in the Sun"
Dusty Springfield - "Breakfast in Bed"
Tony Orlando - "Halfway to Paradise"
Albert King - "What Can I Do to Change Your Mind?"

The Blues Busters - "Your Love"
Big John Hamilton & Doris Allen - "Them Changes"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: J.C. Sims - "Viet Nam"

George Jones - "I'll Share My World With You"
Lee Williams & the Cymbals - "I Love You More"

Ike & Tina Turner - "Too Much Woman (For a Henpecked Woman)"
Rasputin's Stash - "Sweet Vibe"
The Modulations - "Rough Out Here"
Stevie Wonder - "At the Go-Go"
The 35th Street Band - "The Dance of Love"

Nookie Boy - "I've Got a Feeling for You Baby"
Rose Mitchell - "Baby Please Don't Go"
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - "I'm Not Made Out of Clay"
The Music City Soul Brothers - "Looking for My Baby"
The Afro-Blues Quintet - "Some Velvet Morning"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "Why Don't You Change Your Ways?" [1962, Mercury Records]

Big Boy Groves & Little Margie - "Yes It's You"
Eddie Whitehead - "Give This Fool Another Chance"
Goldie & the Gingerbreads - "Look for Me Baby"
The Dontells - "Moanin' and Groanin'"

Charley Pride - "In the Middle of Nowhere"
Tom T. Hall - "That's How I Got to Memphis"
Johnnie Taylor - "Changes"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Lost & Found playlist for 4/28/16

Intro: "Muzik Megaton" - Little Woo Woo & the Moroccos

Background music for the show: Horace Silver - Song for My Father

Frankie Miller - "Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever"
Phoebe Snow - "No Show Tonight"
Maggie Bell - "As the Years Go Passing By"
Van Morrison - "Heavy Connection"
B.B. King - "Trouble Trouble Trouble"

Cher - "I Walk on Guilded Splinters"
Solomon Burke - "These Things Love Will Make You Do"
The Rolling Stones - "High & Dry"
Jimmy Carter & Dallas County Green - "Travelin'"
Huelyn Duvall - "Comin' or Goin'"

Lee Moses - "I Can't Take No Chances"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: Leon Rausch - "Hanoi Jane"

Johnny "Guitar" Watson - "Half Pint of Whiskey"
Ike & Tina Turner - "I'm Fed Up"
Joy Hamilton w/ the Gene Mason Sextet - "You Got My Nose Open Baby"

The Powerlight Gospel Singers - "Things Will Get Better"
Rev. Willie Morganfield - "Are You Satisfied?"
Slim & the Supreme Angels - "Some Sweet Day"
Pastor T.L. Barrett - "After the Rain"
The Blues Busters - "Wide Awake in a Dream"

Gloria Jones & Marc Bolan - "Sky Church Music"
Clarence Carter - "Do What You Gotta Do"
Jerry Washington - "I Don't Need Nobody"
Tommy Ridgley - "Heavenly"
The Raves - "Tell Me One More Time"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "Bonnie Marone" ["Live" Version, Modern Records, 1967]

Mary Johnson - "These Tears" [Brass Version]
Joan Duvalle - "Lucky Girl"
Amos Milburn - "Heartaches That Make You Cry"
J.J. Jackson - "Oo Ma Liddi"

The Kinks - "Completely"
Syl Johnson - "Take Me to the River"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Lost Highway 4/23/16. A fill-in.

Intro: "Lost Highway" - Band of Ruhks

The Jordan Singers - "Will You Save Me?"
The Mississippi Nightingales - "Don't Let Him Ride"
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - "Mama Don't Like My Man"
Bobby "Blue" Bland - "Ask Me 'Bout Nothing (But the Blues)"
Leon Bridges - "Daisy Mae"

Johnny Price - "Marihuana, the Devil Flower"
Left Arm Tan - "Gonna Find Me a Rock"
Jesse Bruce - "Demon of Jealousy"
Jimmy Donley - "My Forbidden Love"
The Moondoggies - "Stop Signs"

The Holy Ghost Electric Show - "Levee of Your Heart"
Jerry Lee Lewis - "When I Take My Vacation in Heaven"
Neil Merritt - "I Like to Booze It"
Richmond Fontaine - "Wake Up Ray"
American Aquarium - "Man I'm Supposed to Be"

Link Wray - "Fallin' Rain"
Linda Ronstadt - "Bet No One Ever Hurt This Bad"
Sturgill Simpson - "All Around You"
Guitar Slim Green - "Shake 'Em Up"
B.B. King - "Whole Lotta Meat"

Hi Fi Guys - "Rock & Roll Kill My Mother"
The Cactus Blossoms - "Queen of Them All"
Wayne, Pat & Keith - "I'm Tired of You, Satan"
Harvest Singers - "I Killed Laura Palmer"
Caleb Caudle - "Tuscaloosa"

Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown - "For Now So Long"
Nick Dittmeier & the Sawdusters - "My True Love"
Spade Cooley - "Rhumba Boogie"
Have Gun, Will Travel - "Spirit of Discovery"
Billy Pettinger - "Architects"

Lost & Found playlist for 4/21/16

Intro: "Jimbo" - Claude McLin

Background music for the show: Young-Holt Unlimited - Mellow Dreamin'

Terry Reid - "Superlungs My Supergirl"
Todd Rundgren - "Wolfman Jack"
The Lloyd Alexander Real Estate - "Whatcha Gonna Do (When Your Baby Leaves You)"
Link Wray - "Georgia Pines"
J.J. Jackson's Dilemma - "Bow Down to the Dollar"

Rick Mason & Rare Feelings - "Two Against the World"
Guitar Slim Green - "Make Love All Night"
Ollie Collins, Jr. - "No Need to Cry"
Otis Blackwell - "Let the Daddy Hold You"
D.C. Washington - "The Mohawk"

The Challengers - "Johnny's October"
Jimmy Witherspoon - "All Right Miss Moore"
Little Joe Washington - "Bossa Nova and Grits"
Inell Young - "I Remember the Summer"
George McGregor & the Bronzettes - "Every Time I Wake Up"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: King Fighter - "Send Me Instead"

Labi Siffre - "A Little More Line"
Gloria Jones & Marc Bolan - "Sailors of the Highway"
Sister Pat Hall - "Sunken Rags"
94 East - "Games" [R.I.P. Prince]

Freddie Love - "Everybody's Doin' It"
Jerry Townes - "Three Sides to a Triangle"
The Ovations - "What Did I Do Wrong?"
Eddie Floyd - "Under My Nose"
Juanita Nixon - "Stop Knockin'"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "Early One Morning"

Johnny Jenkins - "Bashful Guitar"
Arthur Conley - "Speak Her Name"
Roosevelt Powers - "Cruel World"
The Heavenly Lights - "Jesus Said It"

Johnny Price - "Marihuana, the Devil Flower"
Rev. Dwight "Gatemouth" Moore & His Gospel Singers - "Glory Glory (To His Name)"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers