Friday, April 25, 2008


Nice to be back in the saddle after a couple weeks off. And the weather was so nice that I changed everything around to play move music.

Los Straitjackets: My Heart Will Go On

Jeff Beck: Stratus (Live at Ronnie Scott's Nov. 2007)
Glitterbug Track 1, Eno
Bill Kirchen: Devil With a Blue Dress

Cat Power: Metal Heart
Daniella Cotton: Make You Move
Thelonious Monk: Brilliant Corners

Our Daughter's Wedding: Lawnchairs
Lou Ann Barton: Her Pink Bedroom
Bettye Swann: Make Me Yours

Gentle Giant: Talybodt
Vanilla Fudge: Coke Commercial
Men Without Pants: And the Girls Go
Billy Murray: There's a Little Bit of Bad in Every Good Little Girl (1916)

Chuck Brown and the Soul Searchers: Bustin' Loose
King Biscuit Boy: 29 Ways
The Exciters: Do Wah Diddy

Tex Williams: There Were Doin' the Mambo
Mink DeVille: Demasiado Corizon

Fabulous Poodles: Work Shy

Saturday, April 12, 2008


Off this week giving a talk at a folklorists' conference in Cooperstown. Chris Splendorio's filling in with a bunch of a cappella performers and I'm jealous!

Friday, April 04, 2008


My Fridays are better than yours.
Damn straight, they're better than yours.

Ananda Shankar: Jumpin' Jack Flash

Manu Dibango: Aphrodite Shake
Boubacar Diebate: Badima

Lloyd Charmers, Let's Get It On
The Manhattans: Kiss & Say Goodbye
Joe Tex: Coke Commercial
Wynder K. Frog: Into the Fire

The Turtles: You Showed Me, She's My Girl, Let Me Be, You Baby

Frank Black: Handyman
Kris Kristofferson: All Shook Up
Chrissie Hynde and Chris Spedding: Hey Little Boy
[all fr Brace Yourself--A Tribute to Otis Blackwell]

Radio Free Earth: Firebird Blues

Matthew Loiacono: Infinitely Red, Knee to Knee, Only Memory

Bobby Sutliff: Warning Bells
Doug Powell: I Woke Up This Morning
The Flashcubes: Christie Girl