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April 18, 2014, First Half

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  • Ralph Melish – Monty Python (Matching Tie & Handkerchief, 1973)
  • St. James Infirmary – Allen Toussaint (The Bright Mississippi, 2007)
  • Why Don’t We Do It in the Road – Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers (The Blues White Album, 2002)
  • Norwegian Wood – Rudi Rotta Band (The Beatles in Blues, 2006)
  • Yer Blues – Cy Taggart (Beet the Meetles, 2008)
  • The One After 909 – Dexter Haygood (Fried Glass Onions:  Memphis Meets The Beatles, 2005)
  • She’s Leaving Home – McCoy Tyner (I Got No Kick Against Modern Jazz, 1995)
  • Yesterday – Marvin Gaye (That’s the Way Love Is, 1970)
  • Can’t You Hear My Heart Beat – Goldie & The Gingerbreads (Single, 1965)
  • Think About the Good Times – Goldie & The Gingerbreads (Single, 1966)
  • Back in My Arms Again – Genya Ravan (Urban Desire, 1978)
  • Let’s Get Jack – Genya Ravan (Cheesecake Girl, 2012)
  • Snake in the Grass – Genya Ravan (Undercover, 2010)\Today's guest, Genya Ravan

April 18, 2014, Second Half

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  • Jerry’s Pigeons (Are Above Us All) – Genya Ravan (Urban Desire, 1978)
  • Loop Garou – Thomas Jefferson Kaye (Not Alone, 1992)
  • Wear Me Out – Jesse Winchester (Love Filling Station, 2009)
  • Biloxi – Jesse Winchester (Jesse Winchester, 1970)
  • Candida – Jesse Winchester (A Touch on the Rainy Side, 1978)
  • Yankee Lady – Matthews’ Southern Comfort (Single, 1969 (Can be found on Orphans and Outcasts, Vol. 1)
  • Dingly Dell – Lindisfarne (Dingly Dell, 1972)
  • War in Peace – Skip Spence (Oar, 1969)
  • Books of Moses – Tom Waits (More Oar:  A Tribute to Skip Spence, 1999)
  • Hundreds of Ways – Conor Oberst (Upside Down Mountain, 2014)
  • New York State of Mind – Leon Russell (Life Journey, 2014)
  • People Get Ready – Greg Lake (Songs of a Lifetime, 2013)
  • Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) – Sly & The Family Stone (Single, 1969)

Jesse Winchester (May 17, 1944 - April 11, 2014)

Skip Spence (April 18, 1946 - April 16, 1999)

April 11, 2014, First Half

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  • Mrs. Niggerbaiter – Monty Python (Matching Tie & Handkerchief, 1973)
  • St. James Infirmary – Allen Toussaint (The Bright Mississippi, 2007)
  • Stay With Me – The Dictators (Blood Brothers, 2005)
  • Baby, Stop Crying – Bob Dylan (Street Legal, 1978)
  • Tear for Tear – Fleshtones (Wheel of Talent, 2014)
  • Victim of Romance – Lisa Burns (Lisa Burns, 1978)
  • Boppin’ the Blues – Steel Mill Retro (The Dead Sea Chronicles, 2007)
  • Babooshka – Kate Bush (Never for Ever, 1980)
  • Don’t Give Up – Peter Gabriel (So, 1986)
  • Digital Witness – St. Vincent (St. Vincent, 2014)
  • Guitar Boogie – Arthur Smith (Single, 1948)
  • Feuding Banjos – Arthur Smith (Single, 1955)
  • Fever – Leon Russell (Life Journey, 2014)
  • Delta Lady – Joe Cocker (Joe Cocker!, 1969)
  • Rollin’ On – A. J. Croce (Twelve Tales, 2014)
  • You Don’t Mess Around with Jim – Jim Croce (You Don’t Mess Around with Jim, 1972)
  • Daydream Believer – The Monkees (The Bird, The Bees & The Monkees, 1968)
  • No. 9 Dream – John Lennon (Walls and Bridges, 1974)

Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith (April 1, 1921 - April 3, 2014)

April 11, 2014, Second Half

 

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  • This Land is Your Land/The Story of Joseph – Arlo Guthrie (Live on Mountain Stage, 2012)
  • The Monkey Time – Major Lance (The Monkey Time, 1963)
  • The E Street Shuffle – Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band (The Wild, The Innocent & The E Street Shuffle, 1973)
  • We Will Fall – Lenny Kaye (We Will Fall:  The Iggy Pop Tribute, 1997)
  • I Ain’t Gonna Eat Out My Heart Anymore – The Young Rascals (The Young Rascals, 1965)
  • Wake Me, Shake Me – The Blues Project (Projections, 1966)
  • The Lady is a Tramp – Frank Sinatra (Pal Joey, 1957)
  • So Long – Pat Benatar (True Love, 1991)
  • N. Y. Stars – Lou Reed (Sally Can’t Dance, 1974)
  • Venus of Avenue D – Mink DeVille (Cabretta, 1977)
  • I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend – The Ramones (The Ramones, 1976)
  • Subway Train – The New York Dolls (The New York Dolls, 1973)
  • Written on the Subway Walls/Little Star – Dion (with Paul Simon) (Yo Frankie, 1989)
  • I’ll Play It Out Till the Morning – Rome 56 (Mashville, 2014)
  • Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) – Sly & The Family Stone (Single, 1969)

April 4, 2014, First Half

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  • St. James Infirmary – Allen Toussaint (The Bright Mississippi, 2007)
  • You Can’t Do That – The Beatles (A Hard Day’s Night, 1964)
  • Gudbye T’ Jane – Slade (Slayed?, 1972)
  • Rock & Roll Women – Brinsley Schwarz (Brinsley Schwarz, 1970)
  • I Know Where the Sun Shines – Groovy Uncle featuring Suzi Chunk (One Vowel Away from the Truth, 2013)
  • Twist and Shout – The Mamas & The Papas (The Mamas & The Papas Deliver, 1967)
  • He Don’t Live Here No More – Robbie Robertson (How to Become Clairvoyant, 2011)
  • They Killed a King – Sam Moore (Single, 2014)
  • Pride (In the Name of Love) – U2 (The Unforgettable Fire, 1984)
  • Déjà Vu - Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young (Déjà Vu, 1970)
  • Whisper Away – Rome 56 (Mashville, 2014)
  • The Presidential Life of William Henry Harrison – Unknown Narrator
  • The William Henry Harrison Song – The Electric Needle Room
  • Call Me – St. Paul & The Broken Bones (Single, 2013)
  • Merry Go Round – Gary Moore (Blues for Greeny, 2003)
  • She’s Something Else – Eddie Cochrane (Single, 1959)
  • Keep a-Knockin’ – Little Richard (Single, 1957)
  • Poor Little Fool – Ricky Nelson (Ricky Nelson, 1958)
  • Money For Nothing – Dire Straits (Brothers in Arms, 1985)

Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  assassinated April 4, 1968

President William Henry Harrison (February 9, 1773 - April 4, 1841).  Harrison was the "Tippecanoe" of "Tippecanoe and Tyler Too".  Interesting facts: 

1.  He was the first president to die in office.

2.  He had the shortest presidential tenure - 32 days.

3.  He was the last president not to be born in the United States as he was born before 1776.

4.  He was the only president to be the grandfather of a president.  His grandson, Benjamin Harrison, was the 23rd president.

5.  He was the oldest president elected (68), until Ronald Reagan (69) in 1980.

April 4, 2014, Second Half

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  • You Shook Me – Led Zeppelin 9Led Zeppelin, 1969)
  • Trouble No More – The Allman Brothers Band (The Fillmore Concerts, 1971)
  • Louisiana Blues – The Animals (Animalism, 1966)
  • Close to You – The Doors (Absolutely Live, 1970)
  • Rollin’ and Tumblin’ – Cyndi Lauper with Ann Peebles (Memphis Blues, 2010)
  • I Just Want to Make Love to You – Etta James (At Last!, 1961)
  • I Can’t Be Satisfied – Gregg Allman (Low Country Blues, 2011)
  • Rollin’ Stone – Humble Pie (Rock On, 1971)
  • Mannish Boy – Jimi Hendrix (Blues, released 1994)
  • I’m Ready – Paul Rodgers (Muddy Waters’ Blues:  A Tribute to Muddy Waters, 1993)
  • I Want to Be Loved – The Rolling Stones (Single, 1963)
  • Champagne & Reefer – The Black Crowes (Cover Me with a Good Dream (Bootleg), 2005)
  • Good Morning, Little Schoolgirl – The Yardbirds (Single, 1964)
  • Hoochie Coochie Man – The New York Dolls (Live in Concert, Paris, 1974)
  • Got My Mojo Workin’ – Elvis Presley (Single, 1970)
  • Hooked on a Feeling – Blue Swede (Hooked on a Feeling, 1974)
  • Never Again – Soraia (In the Valley of Love and Guns, 2013)
  • Come on in My Kitchen – Leon Russell (Life Journey, 2014)
  • Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) – Sly & The Family Stone (Single, 1969)

Muddy Waters (McKinley Morganfield) April 4, 1913 - April 30 ,1983

March 28, 2014, First Half

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  • Istanbul (Not Constantinople) – Bing Crosby & Ella Fitzgerald (Live)
  • St. James Infirmary – Allen Toussaint (The Bright Mississippi, 2007)
  • Duke of Earl – Gene Chandler (Single, 1962)
  • You Can’t Put Your Arms Around a Memory – Willy DeVille (I Only Wrote These Songs for You – A Tribute to Johnny Thunders, 1995)
  • Keep on Dancing – The Gentrys (Keep on Dancing, 1965)
  • Touring – The Ramones (Pleasant Dreams, 1981)
  • The Kids – The New Trocaderos (Single, 2013)
  • Have You Heard the Word? – The Fut (Single, 1970)
  • Make Believe – Joan Jett (Bad Reputation, 1981)
  • Makin’ Whoopee – Dr. John with Rickie Lee Jones (In a Sentimental Mood, 1989)
  • Easy Money – A. J. Croce (Twelve Tales, 2014)
  • Easy Money – Rickie Lee Jones (Rickie Lee Jones, 1979)
  • Work on Me – Joan Osborne (Love & Hate, 2014)
  • I Prefer Your Love – St. Vincent (St. Vincent, 2014)
  • Magic – Coldplay (Ghost Stories, 2014)
  • Shoop – Salt ‘n’ Pepa (Very Necessary, 1993)
  • You Do Something to Me – Sinead O’Connor (Red Hot + Blue:  A Tribute to Cole Porter)
  • Beach Ball – Diana Ross & The Supremes (Beach Ball Soundtrack, 1965)
  • The One You Can’t Have – The Honeys (1992 Re-mix)
  • The One You Can’t Have – The Honeys (Single, 1963; Brian Wilson’s original mix from vinyl)
  • This Could Be the Night – The Modern Folk Quartet (Single, 1965)

Istanbul, not Constantinople; Ankara, not Angara

March 28, 2014, Second Half

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  • Locomotive Breath – Jethro Tull (Aqualung, 1971)
  • Soul Salvation of Love – Cocktail Slippers (People Talk, 2014)
  • Birthday Cake – Rome 56 (Mashville, 2014)
  • Dreamworld – Bubble (Single, 2014)
  • It Ain’t Me Babe – The Turtles (It Ain’t Me Babe, 1965)
  • Let Me Be – The Turtles (It Ain’t Me Babe, 1965)
  • Can’t Even Get the Blues – Reba McEntire (Unlimited, 1981)
  • Simplicity – Bob Seger (Face the Promise, 2006)
  • Hundreds of Ways – Conor Oberst (Upside Down Mountain, 2014)
  • My Mama Don’t Allow Me – Arthur ‘Big Boy’ Crudup (Mean Ol’ Frisco, 1962)
  • A Feather’s Not a Bird – Roseanne Cash (The River & The Thread, 2014)
  • Dust My Broom – Arthur ‘Big Boy’ Crudup (Look on Yonder’s Wall, 1969)
  • The Spider & The Fly – The Rolling Stones (Stripped, 1995)
  • The Pilgrim-Chapter 33 – Kris Kristofferson (The Silver-Tongued Devil, 1971)
  • Istanbul (Not Constantinople – They Might Be Giants (Flood, 1990)
  • Kiev – Renaissance (Prologue, 1972)
  • You’ve Got Me Under Your Thumb –Catherine Russell (Bring It Back, 2014)
  • The Band Played On (1895) – Richard Thompson with Christine Collister (Beautiful Old – Turn-of-the-Century Songs, 2013)
  • Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) – Sly & The Family Stone (Single, 1969)

"Crimea River" - Oh, that's bad!

March 21, 2014, First Half

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  • St. James Infirmary – Allen Toussaint (The Bright Mississippi, 2007)
  • It’s a Wild Weekend – NRBQ (Wild Weekend, 1989)
  • Slippery People – Talking Heads (Speaking in Tongues, 1983)
  • She Drives Me Crazy – Fine Young Cannibals (The Raw and The Cooked, 1989)
  • The Power and The Glory – Horslips (The Book of Invasions:  A Celtic Symphony, 1976)
  • The Rocks Remain Glory – Horslips (The Book of Invasions:  A Celtic Symphony, 1976)
  • Brain Damage – Pink Floyd (The Dark Side of the Moon, 1973)
  • Eclipse – Pink Floyd (The Dark Side of the Moon, 1973)
  • Within You, Without You – The Beatles (Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, 1967)
  • Witchie Tai-To – Brewer & Shipley (Weeds, 1969)
  • Never Comes the Day – The Moody Blues (On the Threshold of a Dream, 1969)
  • Turn Away – Beck (Morning Phase, 2014)
  • El Condor Pasa (If I Could) – Simon & Garfunkel (Bridge Over Troubled Water, 1970)
  • Revolution – Robbie Williams (with Rose Stone) (Escaplology, 2002)
  • Here I Go Again – Rose Stone (Already Motivated, 2008)
  • Soul Searchin’ – Solomon Burke (Don’t Give Up on Me, 2002)
  • Tubular Bells, Part 1 (Excerpted) – Mike Oldfield (Tubular Bells, 1973)
  • The Sign – Ace of Base (Happy Nation (To the rest of the world)/The Sign (US), 1993)

Rosemary Stewart (Rose Stone) 1945

Viv Stanshall (March 21, 1943 - March 5, 1995)

March 21, 2014, Second Half

Mitch Leigh (January 30, 1926 - March 16, 2014)

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  • Man of La Mancha Medley – Original Broadway Cast (1965)
    • Overture – Orchestra
    • Man of La Mancha (I, Don Quixote) – Richard Kiley, Irving Jacobson
    • Dulcinea – Richard Kiley
    • The Impossible Dream (The Quest) – Richard Kiley
    • Aldonza – Joan Diener
    • A Little Gossip – Irving Jacobson
    • Dulcinea (Reprise/The Impossible Dream (Reprise)/Man of La Mancha (Reprise) – Joan Diener, Richard Kiley
    • Finale (The Impossible Dream (Reprise) – Entire Cast
  • We Shall Overcome – Workers in Selma, Alabama at the Mass for Jimmie Lee Jackson (Freedom Songs:  Selma, Alabama, 1965)
  • Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me ‘Round – Two Little Girls on the March from Selma to Montgomery (Freedom Songs:  Selma, Alabama, 1965)
  • Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me ‘Round – The Roots (Soundtrack for a Revolution, 2009)
  • Jim Crow Blues – Odetta (Looking for a Home, 2001)
  • Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen – Hosea Williams and Marchers on the trail from Selma to Montgomery (Freedom Songs:  Selma, Alabama, 1965)
  • Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen – Mavis Staples with Lucky Peterson (Sprituals and Gospels:  Dedicated to Mahalia Jackson, 1996)
  • We Shall Not Be Moved – Marchers on the trail from Selma to Montgomery
  • I Shall Not Be Moved – Pops Staples (Peace to The Neighborhood, 1992)
  • Woke Up This Morning – John Legend (Soundtrack for a Revolution, 2009)
  • If You Miss Me on the Back of the Bus – The Congregation of Brown Chapel (Freedom Songs:  Selma, Alabama, 1965)
  • This Little Light of Mine – Bruce Springsteen & The Seeger Sessions (Live in Dublin, 2007)
  • Everybody Wants Freedom – Marchers on the trail from Selma to Montgomery (Freedom Songs:  Selma, Alabama, 1965)
  • Which Side Are You On? – Natalie Merchant (The House Carpenter’s Daughter, 2003)
  • Oh Wallace – Marchers on the trail from Selma to Montgomery (Freedom Songs:  Selma, Alabama, 1965)
  • Eyes on the Prize – Joss Stone (Soundtrack for a Revolution, 2009)
  • We Shall Overcome (Excerpted) – Peter, Paul & Mary (Around the Campfire, 1998)
  • We Shall Overcome (Excerpted) – Pete Seeger (We Shall Overcome – The Complete Carnegie Hall Concert, 1963)

The March from Selma, Alabama to Montgomery, Alabama

March 21, 1965 - March 25, 1965


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