Monday, November 29, 2010

Black America Sings Bob Dylan

Lost & Found playlist for 11/18/10

(Listen to the show for 1 more week)

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

Background music for the show: The Horace Silver Quintet - Finger Poppin'

Brook Benton - "Don't Think Twice, It's All Right"
Stevie Wonder - "Mr. Tambourine Man"
The Persuasions - "The Man in Me"
Esther Phillips - "Tonight I'll Be Staying Here with You"
Major Harris - "Like a Rolling Stone"

Sam Cooke - "Blowin' in the Wind" (Live)
Odetta - "Baby, I'm in the Mood for You"
Booker T. Jones - "Knockin' on Heaven's Door"
Aaron Neville - "Don't Fall Apart on Me Tonight"
Bill Brandon - "I'll Be Your Baby Tonight"

Nina Simone - "I Shall Be Released"
Solomon Burke - "Maggie's Farm"
Bobby Womack - "All Along the Watchtower"
Gary U.S. Bonds - "From a Buick 6"
Merry Clayton - "Rainy Day Women #12 & #35"

Con-Funk Shun - "Mr. Tambourine Man"
Freddie Scott - "I Shall Be Released"
O.V. Wright - "Blowin' in the Wind"
Howard Tate - "Girl from the North County"
Billy Preston - "She Belongs to Me"

The Staple Singers - "Masters of War"
Richie Havens - "Just Like a Woman"
The Isley Brothers - "Lay Lady Lay"
Marion Williams - "I Pity the Poor Immigrant"
Jimi Hendrix - "Drifter's Escape"

Patti Labelle - "Most Likely You Go Your Way and I'll Go Mine"
Keb Mo - "The Times They Are A-Changin'"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Lost and Found show for 11/18/10

Black America sings Bob Dylan. Be there. Noon. WMBR.

Late Riser's Club. A fill-in on 11/12/10

The Clash - "This Is Radio Clash"
Girlfriends - "Gov't Seizure"
TSOL - "All Along the Watchtower"
Muck & the Mires - "Saturday Let Me Down Again"
Thee Oh Sees - "I Was Denied"

The Boss Mustangs - "Hazel Holly (Please Come Back)"
The Swinging Neckbreakers - "Little Pink Medicine"
The Misfits - "Hybrid Morning"

SOTD: Autistic Youth - "Idle Hands"

The Mach V - "If I Could"
Edgar Winter - "Frankenstein"
The Mynd Gardeners - "Caramel Sky"
Count Bishops - "Teenage Letter"
Screaming Lord Sutch - "'Cause I Love You"

The Egos - "The Kids Are Getting High"
Barrence Whitfield & the Monkey Hips - "Built Like a Rock"
Penis Flytrap - "Psychotune"
Howlin' Rain - "Death Prayer in Heaven's Orchard"
The Kenne Highland Klan - "She's My Best Bette"

Wheels On Fire - "Cherry Bomb"

11:15: Prism - "Don't Let Him Know"

Red Red Red - "Greatest Hit/Regeneration"
The Maine Coons - "Hey Dickhead"
MOTO - "Dick About It"

The Secret Hearts - "First Time"
The Sword - "The Warp Riders"
The Nerves - "Working Too Hard"
Hammer & the Nails - "Set To Ruin"
Gary Charlson - "Shark"

The Pleasure Seekers - "What A Way to Die"
The Diamond Rings - "Which End Is Up"
The Zeros - "Cosmetic Couple"

Lost & Found playlist for 11/11/10

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

Background music for the show: Max Roach - Max Roach Plus Four

Swamp Dogg - "Sam Stone"
Barbara Lynn - "Take Your Love and Run"
The Pointer Sisters - "Send Him Back"
The True Loves - "Crack Symphony"
Syl Johnson - "Teardrops"

Kool & the Gang - "Summer Madness"
Them - "Don't Look Back"
Bettye Swann - "Tell It Like It Is"
Bobby & Betty Lou - "Sugar"
Ike & Tina Turner - "Sweet Frustrations"

Demon Fuzz - "Another Country"
The Band - "Home Cooking"
Rod Stewart - "True Blue"
Syl Johnson - "Falling In Love Again"
Linda Lyndell - "Bring Your Love Back to Me"

The Blues Cellar:

Son House - "Death Letter"
Otis Rush - "I Can't Quit You, Babe"
Willie King - "Terrorized"
Kid Bailey - "Rowdy Blues"
B.B. King - "Bad Breaks"

Alfedo Linares y su Sonora - "Macedo's Boogaloo"
Syl Johnson - "Sockin' Soul Power"
Phillip & the Faithfuls - "What'Cha Gonna Do?"
Syl Johnson - "One Way Ticket to Nowhere"
Smoky & the Fabulous Blades - "Jerk Baby Jerk"

Gram Parsons - "A Song for You"
Tommy Bolin - "Bustin' Out for Posey"
Irene Reid - "Dirty Old Man"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Monday, November 08, 2010

Thursday, November 04, 2010

2010 Thursday Lost and Found fundraiser breaks ALL RECORDS!

First, and most importantly, a hearty thanks to everyone who even thought about calling and pledging to the show. I know times are tough and I am grateful to all the contributors near and far. The total, so far, is $2,748.10 (updated on 11-10-10). This total is a personal record and it is all b/c of you! If you missed the show itself and you'd still like to pledge you can call the station at 617-253-8810 and tell them that you are pledging to the Thursday Lost & Found or go to and pledge online (just make sure you select Thursday Lost & Found from the drop down menu). Thank! Thank! Thank! I am so humbled by your collective generosity. - CV

Lost & Found playlist for 11/4/10

Don Covay - "Money (That's What I Want)"
Tony Bennett - "With Plenty of Money and You"

Roky Erickson - "Clear Night for Love"
The Fabulous Thunderbirds - "How Do You Spell Love? M-O-N-E-Y"

Cheap Trick - "Lovin' Money"
The Lovin' Spoonful - "Money"

Aretha Franklin - "Money Won't Change You"
B.B. King - "No Money, No Luck Blues"

Slim Harpo - "I Want Money (Keep Your Alibis)"
Little Richard - "Money Is"

Lowell George - "Easy Money"
Allen Toussaint - "Viva La Money"

Lonnie Mack - "Save Your Money"
Elmore James - "Shake Your Money Maker"

The Sonics - "Money"
Ian & the Zodiacs - "No Money, No Honey"

Johnny "Guitar" Watson - "It's All About the Dollar Bill"
Tommy Ridgley - "I Want Some Money Baby"

The Larks - "For the Love of Money"
The Contours - "First I Look at the Purse"

Willie Nelson - "If You've Got the Money, I've Got the Time"
Waylon Jennings - "Money"

Lee Fields & the Expressions - "Money I$ King"
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - "Money"

Outro: "Thank You" - The Remains

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

2010 Fundraising!

Hi listeners,

You listen each week, you learn about music, you get free stuff from me like tickets, cds, and books 51 weeks a year, so would you please, please, please, please give me a ring on Thursday from 12 - 2 pm to support the Thursday Lost and Found in particular and WMBR in general?

Please? 617-253-8810

You can pledge on line at if you'd prefer.

Thanks a million,