Monday, October 24, 2016

Lost & Found playlist for 10/13/16

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

Background music for the show: Milt Jackson - Statements

Mississippi Fred McDowell - "Glory Hallelujah"
Muddy Waters - "My Love Strikes Like Lightning"
The Soul Explosives - "Ain't No Sunshine"
Jimmy Witherspoon - "The Time Has Come"
Little Feat - "Long Distance Love"

The Rolling Stones - "Just Your Fool" [NEW]
The Staple Singers - "I'm Willin' (Part 1)"
The Entertainers 4 - "Just Ain't My Day"
Gene & Eddie & the Nightcaps - "It's So Hard"
Winfield Parker & the Shyndells Band - "Sweet Little Girl"

Buddy Howard - "Devil Dream Song"
Tina Turner - "Bayou Song"
Elvis Presley - "I've Got a Thing About You Baby"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: Joycelyn - "Soldier in Saigon"

Betty Harris - "Nearer to You"

Little Denise - "Check Me Out"
The Blonde Bomber - "Strollie Bun"
Arlene Brown & Lee "Shot" Williams - "Impeach Me Baby"
Stormie Winters - "Foolish Dreamer"
B.B. King - "Goin' South (Pt.1)"

Memphis Slim - "I'm Crying"
O.V. Wright - "I'll Take Care of You"
Bobby Powell - "Peace Begins Within"
Otis Rush - "My Love Will Never Die"
Lowell George - "20 Million Things"

Big Maybelle - "I Know Love"
Chuck Berry - "Surfin' Steel"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "It's No Secret"

Esquerita - "Just Another Lie"
B.B. Butler - "I Hope I Don't Cry"

Johnny Nash - "Don't Cry"
The Blues Busters - "Love Me Forever"
The Equals - "Georgetown Girl"
Jimmy Cliff - "Use What I Got"
The Mighty Terror & His Calipsonians - "T.V. Calypso"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Lost & Found playlist for 8/25/16

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

Background music for the show: Gerry Mulligan - Gerry Mulligan Meets Johnny Hodges

Free - "Travelin' in Style"
Joe Cocker - "Woman to Woman"
Ray Agee - "It's Hard to Explain"
Frijid Pink - "Boozin' Blues"
The Bo-Kays - "I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry"

Andrew Watts & the Gospel Storytellers - "Peter & John"
Lee Moses - "What You Don't Want to Be"
Jimmy Cliff - "Dearest Beverly"
Swamp Dogg - "Synthetic World"
Ural Thomas & the Pain - "Deep Within My Heart"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: The Raving Madd - "I Said Oh No No No (What's In It for Me)"

Todd Rundgren - "We Gotta Get You a Woman"
George Jones - "I Just Don't Give a Damn"
Bobby "Blue" Bland - "Loneliness Hurts"
James Davis - "Your Turn to Cry"

J.J. Jackson - "Let the Show Begin"
The Melodians Steel Band - "Fur Elise"
Frankie Lee - "Don't Make Me Cry"
The Impressions - "The Young Mods Forgotten Story"
David Ruffin - "One of These Days"

Roosevelt Grier - "C'mon Cupid"
The King-Pins - "It Won't Be This Way (Always)"
Tommy & Eddie - "I Love My Baby)"
Irma Thomas - "A Woman Will Do Wrong"
Big Maybelle - "The Same Old Story"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found: "Over Yonder"

Esquerita - "Believe Me When I Say That Rock and Roll Is Here to Stay"
The Wailers - "Bama Lama Bama Loo"
The Du-Ettes - "Stop, Call the Cops"
Bobby Scott - "I Gotta Run"

Helen Moore - "Get Away Blues"
Kenny Wells - "Isn't It Just a Shame"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

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