Friday, August 21, 2015

Saving Country Music!

In advance of my fill in on Lost Highway tomorrow from 8 am -10 am you can check out these suggestions to save country music from the industry and itself frankly.

I'll be doing my part tomorrow morning with new and underheard music from Emitt Rhodes, Patti Griffin, Robert Chaney, Glossary, Jesse Jackson, Voo Davis, Odetta Hartman and many, many others.


Lost & Found playlist for 8/20/15

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

Background music for the show: V/A - Droppin' Science: Greatest Samples from the Blue Note Lab

Rod Steward - "I Just Got Some"
Baby Ray - "Mercy Have Pity"
Todd Rundgren - "Slut"
Bo Diddley - "I've Had It Hard"
Eugene McDaniels - "Supermarket Blues"

The Fabulous Playboys - "Honky Tonk Women"
Johnny Nash - "Don't Take Away Your Love"
Frank Pizani - "Steady Cha Cha"
George Guzman - "Marilu"
Rodriguez - "Jane S. Piddy"

Hank Williams - "Angel of Death"
Jack Cardwell - "Whiskey, Women and Loaded Dice"
Shortly Long - "Who Said I Said That?"
Jimmy Reed - "My Bitter Seed"
Jewel King - "3x7=21"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: People! - "Chant for Peace"

Toussaint McCall - "Baby, You've Got It"
Eldridge Holmes - "Worried Over You"
The Presidents - "The Sweetest Thing This Side of Heaven"
Marvin Gaye - "One of These Days"

Gil Scott- Heron & Brian Jackson - "H2Ogate Blues"
Jackie Mittoo - "El Bang Bang"
Ruth Copeland - "Your Love Been So Good to Me"
Jimmy Jones - "Live and Let Live"
Love - "Midnight Sun"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found (Honorary Selection): "Rose Mary"

Bobby Marchan - "Rockin' Behind the Iron Curtain"
Eddie Wilson - "Toast to the Lady"
Otis Smith - "Let Her Go"
The Four Mints - "Too Far Gone"

Jackson Browne - "Jamaica Say You Will"
Lowell George - "20 Million Things"
The Spinners - "It Hurts to Be in Love"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Friday, August 14, 2015

Lost & Found playlist for 8/13/15

Intro: "Cozy's Mambo" - Cozy Cole

Background music for the show: Johnny Pate - Outrageous

Leon Bridges - "Better Man"
Grant & April - "It Feels So Good"
King Curtis - "Jay Walk"
The Kinks - "Bald Headed Woman"
Baby Ray - "Your Sweet Love (Rained All Over Me)"

Dr. John - "Right Place Wrong Time"
Elmore James - "Sho' Nuff I Do"
Linda Hopkins - "Mama Needs Your Lovin' Baby"
The Ikettes - "Those Words"
Eldridge Holmes - "Until the End"

Ike & Tina Turner - "I Wanna Jump"
Doug Anderson - "Mama, Here Comes the Preacher"
The Flamingos - "Straighten It Up"
Donald Jenkins - "A New World Beautiful"
Jackie Wilson - "Tears Don't Care Who Cries Them"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: Lord Brynner - "Vietnam Moratorium"

Higgs & Wilson w/ Ken Richards & His Comets - "When You Tell Me Baby"
The Equals - "Leaving You Is Hard to Do"
Sammy Brown - "Got to Leave This Town"
The Blues Busters - "Little Vilma"

Aaron Neville - "The Ticks of a Clock"
Sam Cooke - "There I've Said it Again"
Otis Redding - "Don't Leave Me This Way"
Merry Clayton - "Glad Tidings"
Willie Hutch - "Keep On Doin' What You Do"

Muddy Waters - "Funny Sounds"
Bobby "Blue" Bland - "I Don't Want No Woman"
B.B. King - "Servant's Prayer"
The Meditation Singers - "Good Old Gospel Music"
George Jackson - "Things Are Getting Better"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found (Honorary Selection): "Why Did You Leave?"

Tab Smith - "Because of You"
Laurel Aitken & the Boogie Cats - "Heavenly Angel"
Hank Ballard - "I'm Just a Fool (And Everybody Knows)"
Bobby Womack - "Where There's a Will, There's a Way"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Lost & Found playlist for 8/6/15

Intro: "Jambo" - Claude McLin

Background music for the show: Explosions In The Sky - All of a Sudden I Miss Everybody

Lightnin' Hopkins - "Let's Move"
The J-Walkers - "Israeli Twist"
Jim Sullivan - "Plain as Your Eyes Can See"
Van Morrison - "Full Force Gale"
Willie Wright - "Right On for the Darkness"

Muddy Waters - "(My Eyes) Keep Me in Trouble"
Lotti Golden - "Sock It to Me Baby!"
Jimmy Reed - "Roll and Rhumba"
Rev. Willie Morganfield - "I Can't Let My Savior Down"
Big Maybelle - "Just Want Your Love"

The Invincibles - "Nobody"
Bobby Freeman - "That Little Old Heartbreaker Me"
The Ikettes w/ Ike & Tina Turner - "Here's Your Heart, Pt.1"
The Cooperettes - "Trouble"
Chuck Collins - "Your Heart Wasn't In It"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: - The Bob Seger System - "2+2=?"

The Kitchen Sinq - "Determination"
The Blues Busters - "I've Done You Wrong"
Nina Simone - "Do What You Gotta Do"
The Jewels & James Brown - "This Is My Story"
Joe Tex - "What Me and My Baby Ain't Got"

Dorothy Norwood - "There's Got to Be Rain in Your Life"
Ruth Christe - "Strange Exotic Melody"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found (Honorary Selection): "Lonesome and Blue"

Patti Farrow - "They All Had a Good Time But Me"
The Four Mints - "No Longer"

Stella Parton - "You Kiss the Fire Out of Me"
Dan Penn - "Power of Love"
The City - "I Don't Believe It"
Ivory Joe Hunter - "She Thinks I Still Care"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Lost & Found playlist for 7/30/15

Intro: "Jambo" - Claude McLin

Background music for the show: Freddie Hubbard - Red Clay

Rick Danko - "Tired of Waiting"
Faces - "If I'm On the Late Side"
Eli "Paperboy" Reed - "The Poor Side of Town"
Tony Joe White - "That On the Road Look"
Kitty Wells - "I've Been Loving You Too Long"

Solomon Burke - "I've Got to Tell It"
Buddy Guy - "No Lie"
John Anderson - "Five Steps to the Blues"
Madam Ira Mae Littlejohn - "Go, Devil, Go"
Etta James - "It Could Happen to You"

Shakey Jake Harris - "Ragged & Dirty"
Freddie North - "Cuss the Wind"
Freddie King - "Let Me Be (Stay Away From Me)"
Baby Ray - "The Wild Side of Life"
Barbara Lynn - "Maybe We Can Slip Away"

The Fixin'-To-Die Rag: Sammy Brown - "Vietnam (You Son of a Gun)"

Jerry Moore - "This is My Time"
Bobby Taylor - "Out in the Country"
Freddi/Henchi & the Soul Setters - "Piranha"
Joe Simon - "Travelin' Man"

Burning Spear - "What a Happy Day!"
Betty Padgett - "Tonight is the Night"
Barbara & the Browns - "Plenty of Room"
LaVern Baker - "I Waited Too Long"
Lula Reed - "Jealous Love"

Simon White's Little Richard Lost & Found (Honorary Selection): "I Love You Baby"

Little Richard - "Sanctified, Satisfied Toe-Tapper"
Boogaloo Joe Jones - "Brown Bag"
Bobby Timmons - "The Telephone Song"
Demon Fuzz - "Message to Mankind"
Paul Davis - "Mississippi River"

Outro: "Beautiful Baby" - The Clangers

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings Holiday LP coming...what do we think about this?

Here's the story from Rolling Stone.