5/20/2008 Dig Up The Roots

 

A range of jazz music with a focus on the guitar. We've listened in on this theme before, but this time with different tunes and some new names: Eddie Durham, Dick McDonough, Teddy Bunn. The show starts with tunes featuring Lonnie Johnson playing with the likes of Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington.

Playlist Tracks: 
Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five with Lonnie Johnson - Hotter Than That
Album: Giants of Jazz: The Guitarists; Label: Time/Life
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra with Lonnie Johnson - The Mooche
Album: Giants of Jazz: The Guitarists; Label: Time/Life
The Chocolate Dandies with Lonnie Johnson - Paducah
Album: Giants of Jazz: The Guitarists; Label: Time/Life
Lonnie Johnson BlWillie Dunn AKA Eddie Lang - Two Tone Stomp
Album: Eddie Lang Joe Venuti - New York Sessions; Label: JSP
Blind Willie Dunn's Gin Bottle Four - A Handful Of Riffs
Album: Eddie Lang Joe Venuti - New York Sessions; Label: JSP
Lonnie Johnson BlWillie Dunn AKA Eddie Lang - Hot Fingers
Album: Eddie Lang Joe Venuti - New York Sessions; Label: JSP
Joe Venuti - Eddie Lang Blue Five - Hey Young Fella / Pink Elephants
Album: Eddie Lang Joe Venuti - New York Sessions; Label: JSP
Tram, Bix Lang - Wringin' and Twistin'
Album: Eddie Lang Joe Venuti - New York Sessions; Label: JSP
Chick Webb His Orch with Teddy Bunn - Blues Without Words
Album: Hittin' On All Six: A History Of The Jazz Guitar; Label: Proper
Mezzrow - Ladneir Quintet with Teddy Bunn - If You See Me Coming
Album: Giants of Jazz: The Guitarists; Label: Time/Life
Dick McDonough - Bernstein Ramble
Album: Hittin' On All Six: A History Of The Jazz Guitar; Label: Proper
Dick McDonough - Chasing A Buck
Album: Giants of Jazz: The Guitarists; Label: Time/Life
Carl Kress Dick McDonough - Heat Wave
Album: Hittin' On All Six: A History Of The Jazz Guitar; Label: Proper
Frankie Trumbauer and his Orchestra with Carl Kress - 'S Wonderful
Album: Giants of Jazz: The Guitarists; Label: Time/Life
Carl Kress - Peg Leg Shuffle
Album: Giants of Jazz: The Guitarists; Label: Time/Life
Pop Wagner - Coffee Grinder
Album: ; Label:
Fats Waller and his Rhythm with Albert Casey - Latch On / Buck Jumpin'
Album: Giants of Jazz: The Guitarists; Label: Time/Life
Marian Gange - Seven Riffs with the Right Woman
Album: Women In Jazz: All Women Groups; Label: Stash
Mary Osborne - The Man I Love
Album: Women In Jazz: All Women Groups; Label: Stash
Earl Hines and his Orch with Lawrence Dixon - Madhouse
Album: Big Band Jazz From the beginnings to the fifties; Label: Smithsonian
Luis Russell and his Orchestra with Lee Blair - Ol' Man River
Album: Big Band Jazz From the beginnings to the fifties; Label: Smithsonian
Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra with Eddie Durham - Moten Swing
Album: Big Band Jazz From the beginnings to the fifties; Label: Smithsonian
Jimmie Lunceford and his Orchestra and his Orch with Eddie Durham - Hittin' The Bottle
Album: Hittin' On All Six: A History Of The Jazz Guitar; Label: Proper
Mezz Mezzrow and his Orch with Bernard Addison - Blues In Disguise
Album: Hittin' On All Six: A History Of The Jazz Guitar; Label: Proper
Mary Osborne - Low Ceiling
Album: Women In Jazz: All Women Groups; Label: Stash
Air Date: 
May 20, 2008

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