11/27/2007 Dig Up The Roots

 

*Dig These Caribbean Roots!* Subculture hosts Pinky Hurricane, Pop Rivets, and Matt Black, sitting in for Greg Carr, sizzle your ears with hip-swinging calypso and mento music from Trinidad, Haiti, Jamaica, and beyond. Throw off your overcoat and and slip into some spicy subtropical sounds!

Playlist Tracks: 
Lovey's Band - Mango Vert
Album: Calypso Pioneers: 1912-1937; Label: Rounder Records
Wilmouth Houdini - War Declaration
Album: Calypso Pioneers: 1912-1937; Label: Rounder Records
His Krazy Kats - Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen
Album: Calypso Breakaway 1927-1941; Label: Rounder Select
Codallo's Top Hatters Orchestra - Tropical Heat-Paseo
Album: Calypso Breakaway 1927-1941; Label: Rounder Select
Jazz Majestic Orchestra - Angelique, Oh
Album: Calypso and Meringues 1953; Label: Folkways Records
Jazz Majestic Orchestra - Nous Allons Dodo (We are Going to Sleep)
Album: Calypso and Meringues 1953; Label: Folkways Records
Jazz Majestic Orchestra - Menage Qui Belle
Album: Calypso and Meringues 1953; Label: Folkways Records
Jazz Majestic Orchestra - Trois Fois Trois (Three Times Three)
Album: Calypso and Meringues 1953; Label: Folkways Records
Chin's Calypso Sextet - Calypso Merengue
Album: Chin's Calypso Sextet; Label: Chin's Calypso Sextet CD 5 CD Baby
Chin's Calypso Sextet - Big Boy Instrumental
Album: Chin's Calypso Sextet; Label: Chin's Calypso Sextet CD 5 CD Baby
Budd Johnson and the Le Perchoir Group - Hougan Cabrit (The Goat Serenade)
Album: 78; Label: La Belle Creole Records
Budd Johnson and the Le Perchoir Group - Patience Ma Fille
Album: 78; Label: La Belle Creole Records
Issa El Saieh and His Orchestra - Sharpshooter
Album: 78; Label: La Belle Creole Records
Ben Bowers - Rum-n-Coconut Water
Album: 78; Label: Souvenir of Montego Bay Records
Lord Invader - Rum and Coca-Cola
Album: Calypso at Midnight: The 1946 Town Hall Concert by Alan Lomax; Label: Rounder Records
The Andrew Sisters - Rum and Coca-Cola
Album: ; Label:
Professor Longhair - Rum and Coca-Cola
Album: Ball the Wall! Live at Tipitina's 1978; Label: Night Train International
Dan Williams and His Orchestra / Lord Fly - Jamaican Calypsos: Medley
Album: 78; Label: Motta's Recording Studio (MRS)
The Talbot Brothers of Bermuda - Old Uncle Joe
Album: The Talbot Brothers of Bermuda; Label: ABC-Paramount
The Talbot Brothers of Bermuda - Cat-o-Nines
Album: The Talbot Brothers of Bermuda; Label: ABC-Paramount
Stanley Beckford - The Israelites
Album: Reggae-Mento; Label:
Kiskadee Trio - Don't Let Me Mother Know
Album: Calypso Breakaway 1927-1941; Label: Rounder Select
George Symonette - Love Alone
Album: 78; Label: Art Records
Lord Flea - Love
Album: Swingin' Calypsos; Label: Capital
Lord Flea - Shake Sonora
Album: Swingin' Calypsos; Label: Capital
The Invaders Kintups Steel Bands - Swan Lake Steel Drums
Album: Limbo Twist; Label: Dauntless
The Lord Saints Calypso Group - Village Ram
Album: Come Sailing In; Label: Souvenir Records
Goombay Kings - Calypso Man
Album: Goombay Kings; Label: RCA Victor
Air Date: 
November 27, 2007