Thursday, June 29, 2006

The Summer of Soul [Pt. 5] on 6/29/06

Intro: "The Dap Walk" - Eddie & the Top Notes
Clarence 'Frogman' Henry - "Ain't Got No Home"
Sam Cooke - "Medley: It's All Right/For Sentimental Reasons"
Bettye Swann - "Don't Let It Happen to Us"
Jimmy James & the Vagabonds - "This Heart of Mine"
Lee Moses - "Time and Place"
Lee Dorsey - "My Old Car"
Otis Smith - "Let Her Go"
Margie Joseph - "It's Growing"
John Fred & the Playboys - "Love Comes In Time"
Geno Washington & the Ram Jam Band - "If This Is Love"
Joe Perkins - "I Know What You're Up To"
Otis Redding - "I Love You More Than Words Can Say"
The Flirtations - "Nothing But a Heartache"
Billy Keene - "Losers Win Sometimes"
The Purify Brothers - "Untie Me"
Bobby Womack - "How Does It Feel"
Lonzine Cannon - "Quit While I'm Ahead"
Bettye LaVette - "Let Me Down Easy"
Percy Sledge - "Baby, Baby, Baby"
Candy & the Kisses - "The 81"
Otis Redding - "Coffee and Cigarettes"
Percy Wiggins - "Book of Memories"
The Staple Singers - "Going Away"
Ruth Brown - "Teardrops From My Eyes"
The Soul Clan - "That's How It Feels"
The Clovers - "Young Blood"
Johnny Jenkins - "Sick and Tired"
  • Johnny Jenkins Obituary

  • Aaron Neville - "Over You"
    Sly & the Family Stone - "Love City"
    Dusty Springfield - "No Easy Way Down"
    Ray Charles - "Drown In My Own Tears"
    Sam & Dave - "You Left Your Water Running"
    Grand Prix - "You Drive Me Crazy"
    New Cymbals - "I Will Always Love You"
    Baby Lloyd - "I Need Love"
    Otis Redding - "Something Is Worrying Me"
    The Continental Four - "The Way I Love You"
    Outro: "Ethanopium" – Dengue Fever

    Tuesday, June 27, 2006

    Arif Mardin 1932-2006



    (Arif Mardin with Louis Armstrong)

    The man was a brilliant music producer...for Dusty in Memphis if nothing else.

    Obituary

    Monday, June 26, 2006

    The Summer of Soul [Pt. 4] on 6/22/06

    Intro: "The Dap Walk" - Ernie and the Top Notes
    The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band - "Love Land"
    Willie Hightower - "I Love You"
    Sam Cooke - "Good Times"
    Wilson Pickett - "Can't Stop a Man in Love"
    Clarence Carter - "Soul Deep"
    The Faders - "Just Like a Woman"
    Bobby Williams - "Baby I Need Your Love"
    Arthur Alexander - "Soldier of Love"
    La Vern Baker - "Jim Dandy"
    The Sensational Cymbals - "When Will It End?"
    The Marvelows - "I Do"
    Bobby Moore & the Rhythm Aces - "Searching for My Love"
    Charles May & Annette May Thomas - "Keep My Baby Warm"
    Garnet Mimms - "The Truth Hurts"
    The Robins - "Whaddya Want"
    Joe Stubbs - "Hey, Hey"
    Jimmy Delphs - "Feels Like the Summer's Coming On"
    Bobby 'Blue' Bland - "These Hands (Small But Mighty)"
    Jerry Butler - "What's the Use of Breaking Up"
    Eddie Floyd - "Blood is Thicker Than Water"

    Neo-Soul:
    Jamie Lidell - "Multiply"
    Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - "How Do You Let a Good Man Down"
    Joss Stone - "Fell in Love with a Boy"
    Donnie - "Big Black Buck"
    Angie Stone (w/ Betty Wright) - "That Kind of Love"

    Betty Wright - "Sweet Wonder"
    Doris Allen - "Hangin' Heavy in My Heart"
    Demon Fuzz - "Disillusion"
    Darondo - "I Want Your Love So Bad"
    The Angelic Choir - "Wade in the Water"
    George Perkins - "Cryin' in the Streets"
    Willie Tee - "Teasin' You"
    Clay Hammond - "You've Got Me Tamed"
    Big Frank & the Essences - "I Won't Let Her See Me Cry"
    Bobby Moore & the Rhythm Aces - "Try My Love Again"
    The Temptations - "Let Your Hair Down"
    Outro: "Yegelle Tetzeta" - Mulatu Astake

    Friday, June 16, 2006

    The Summer of Soul [Pt. 3] on 6/15/06

    Intro: "The Dap Walk" - Ernie and the Top Notes
    Syl Johnson - "I Resign From Your Love"
    Charlie Hodges - "Bless Your Heart"
    Dee Clark - "Nobody But You"
    Eddie Floyd - "I've Never Found a Girl"
    Nathaniel Mayer - "Village of Love"
    The Steelers - "Get It From the Bottom"
    Little Jerry Williams - "I'm the Lover Man"
    Ike & Tina Turner - "I Idolize You"
    Larry Birdsong - "Somebody, Somewhere"
    James Carr - "Pouring Water on a Drowning Man"
    Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - "I Just Dropped In..."
    The Tams - "The Truth Hurts"
    Edd Henry - "Your Replacement is Here"
    Nolan Chance - "Just Like the Weather"
    Little Willie John - "Talk to Me, Talk to Me"
    Bobby 'Blue' Bland - "Further Up the Road"
    Bobby 'Blue' Bland - "No Sweeter Girl"
    Bobby 'Blue' Bland - "Sad Feeling"
    Chevrone Scott - "I'm Movin' On"
    The Wailers - "Mellow Mood"
    Tyrone Davis - "Can I Change My Mind"
    Buddy Ace - "Do What You Think is Best"
    Mabel Lee - "Skip It, Flip It"
    Jesse Anderson - "You'd Better Think Twice"
    Grand Prix - "I See Her Pretty Face"
    Sam Baker - "Something Tells Me"
    Jackie Beavers - "I Need My Baby"
    Little Willie John - "All Around the World"
    Gloria Jones - "Tainted Love"
    Jimmy Reed - "Bright Lights, Big City"
    Chuck Willis - "Call My Name"
    Manhattens - "The Feeling Is Mutual"
    Clifford Curry - "She Shot a Hole in My Soul"
    The Pastels - "Been So Long"
    Earl Connelly - "Just to Hold My Hand"
    Gene Allison - "You Can Make It If You Try"
    Rosco Gordon - "Just a Little Bit"
    O.V. Wright - "Eight Men, Four Women"
    Nat Phillips - "I'm Sorry I Hurt You"
    Outro: "Yegelle Tetzeta" - Mulatu Astake

    Thursday, June 08, 2006

    The Summer of Soul [Pt. 2] on 6/8/06

    Intro: "The Dap Walk" - Ernie and the Top Notes
    Billy Preston - "You're So Unique"
  • Billy Preston Obituary

  • Etta James - "I'd Rather Go Blind"
    Joe Simon - "Baby, Don't Be Lookin' in My Mind"
    The Hesitations - "I Gotta Find Her"
    The Tams - "Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy"
    Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - "Natural Born Lover"
    Darrell Banks - "Our Love"
    The Expression of Faith - "Forgive Me Lord"
    Candi Stanton - "Evidence"
    James Hunter - "You Can't Win"
    Aaron Neville - "How Many Times"
    Oscar Toney, Jr. - "He Don't Love You"
    Jimmy Hughes - "I'm the Loving Physician"
    Len Barry - "Love, Love, Love"
    Clarence Reid - "Masterpiece"
    Pumla - "As Long As I Live"
    Ruth Brown - "Somebody Touched Me"
    Lou Rawls - "Yes, It Hurts"
    Dionne Warwick - "Get Rid of Him"
    Don Covay - "It's Better to Have (And Don't Need)"
    Chuck Jackson - "I Don't Want to Cry"
    Tower of Power - "Only So Much Oil in the Ground"
    Marlena Shaw - "California Soul"
    Sam Cooke - "Somebody Have Mercy"
    The Isley Brothers w/ Jimi Hendrix - "Simon Says"
    Ronnie Dyson - "I Don't Wanna Cry"
    William Bell - "I Forgot to Be Your Lover"
    Maxine Brown - "One Step at a Time"
    Lee Andrews & the Hearts - "Teardrops"
    Barbara Jean English - "So Many Ways to Die"
    James Hunter - "People Gonna Talk"
    Lee Dorsey - "People Gonna Talk"
    The Mighty Diamonds - "Love Is Never Hard to Find"
    Jerry Butler & Bettye Everett - "Fever"
    Sonny Til - "Memories That's All"
    Ruby & the Romantics - "Sweet Love and Sweet Forgiveness"
    The Jive 5 - "My True Story"
    Brenda & the Tabulations - "Walk On By"
    Outro: "Yegelle Tetzeta" - Mulatu Astake

    Thursday, June 01, 2006

    The Summer of Soul [Pt. 1] on 6/1/06

    Intro: "The Dap Walk" - Ernie and the Top Notes
    The George Benson Quartet - "Summertime"
    Roscoe Robinson - "That's Enough"
    Solomon Burke - "Cry to Me"
    Lynn Varnado - "Tell Me What's Wrong"
    King Floyd - "It's Wonderful"
    Oscar Brown, Jr. - "Work Song"
  • Oscar Brown, Jr. Obituary

  • Irma Thomas - "Take a Look"
    Joe Bataan - "So Young, Too Young"
    Little Bob and the Lollipops - "Please Believe Me"
    The Voices of East Harlem - "Cashin' In"
    Bobby Patterson - "Then You'll Know"
    Mary Love - "Born to Live with Heartache"
    Donnie Hathaway - "Je Vous Aime (I Love You)"
    Them Two - "Am I a Good Man"
    The Servicemen - "I'll Stop Loving You"
    Joe Tex - "I Should Have Kissed Her More"
    Bobby Powell (with Jackie Johnson) - "I'm Gonna Leave You"
    Roy Hamilton - "A Great Romance"
    The Notations - "It's All Right"
    James & Bobby Purify - "You Can't Keep a Good Man Down"
    The Falcons - "I Found Love"
    Eddie Bo - "I'm Wise"
    Harold Dorman - "Mountain of Love"
    The Dreamlovers (with Doug Banks) - "Bless Your Soul"
    Bill Deal and the Rhondells - "I've Been Hurt"
    Alton Ellis - "You Make Me So Very Happy"
    Sam Cooke - "A Change Is Gonna Come"
    The Tams - "What Kind of Fool"
    The Arrows - "We Have Love"
    Bettye Everett - "Take Me"
    C.J. Leach - "Branded"
    The Barons - "Makin' It Better"
    Marion Black - "Who Knows"
    The Avons - "Since I Met You Baby"
    Don Bryant - "A Call of Distress"
    Danleers - "One Summer Night"
    Madeline Bell - "That's What Friends Are For"
    Kim Weston - "A Love Like Yours"
    Byrdie Green - "Return of the Prodigal Son"
    Herman Griffin - "Dream Girl"
    Outro: "Yegelle Tetzeta" - Mulatu Astake