8/11/2008 Bop Street

 

R.I.P. BLACK MOSES: Remembering ISAAC HAYES, with a number of the songs he wrote for other artists as well as some of his own recordings. Birthdays-in-Blue this week include Our Own DAVE RAY as well as the Poet of the Blues Himself-PERCY MAYFIELD. Other Birthdays-in-Blue include BUSTER BROWN of 'Fannie Mae' fame, That 'Rocket 88' Man-JACKIE BRENSTON, New Orleans' own JOE JONES and BARBARA GEORGE, JIMMY McCRACKLIN, and the man Duke Ellington dubbed a 'Tonal Pantomimist', AL HIBBLER.

Playlist Tracks: 
Jimmy McCracklin - The Walk
Album: At His Best; Label: Razor and Tie
Fats Domino - I Want to Walk You Home
Album: Best of; Label: Imperial
Cookie and the Cupcakes - Mathilda
Album: Swamp Pop; Label: American Made Music
Bobby Mitchell - I'm Gonna Be a Wheel Some Day
Album: Crescent City Soul; Label: EMI
Jackie Brenston - Rocket 88
Album: Chess Rhythm and Roll; Label: MCA/Chess
Buster Brown - Fannie Mae
Album: Raise a Ruckus Tonight; Label: Fire/Relic
Jimmy McCracklin - Georgia Slop
Album: At His Best; Label: Razor and Tie
Buster Brown - Raise a Ruckus Tonight
Album: Raise a Ruckus Tonight; Label: Fire/relic
Mabel King - Alabama Rock 'n' Roll
Album: Roulette Rock 'n' Roll Vol 2; Label: Roulette/Sequel
Buster Brown - I'm Going, But I'll Be Back
Album: Raise a Ruckus tonight; Label: Fire/Relic
Louis Jordan - I'm Going, But I'll Be Back
Album: Compete Decca Recordings; Label: Decca/Bear FAmily
Barbara George - I Know
Album: Crescent City Soul; Label: EMI
Joe Jones - You Talk Too Much
Album: Best of; Label: Sequel
Valerie Carr - I Talked Too Much
Album: Was That Your Vinyl Answer?; Label: Westside
Joe Jones - One Big Mouth and Two Big Ears
Album: Best of; Label: Sequel
Joe Jones - California Sun
Album: Best of; Label: Sequel
The Vibrations - Hang On Sloopy
Album: Before They Were Hits; Label: Triple Crown
Al Hibbler - Slow Boat to China
Album: Here's Hibbler; Label: Decca
Sam and Dave - Soul Man
Album: Best of; Label: tStax/Atlantic
Sam and Dave - Hold On, I'm Coming
Album: Best of; Label: Stax/Atlantic
Carla Thomas - B-A-B-Y
Album: Complete Stax Singles Vol 1; Label: Stax/Atlantic
Sam and Dave - When Something is Wrong With My Baby
Album: Best of; Label: Stax/Atlantic
Johnny Taylor - Toe Hold
Album: Complete Stax Singles Vol 1; Label: Stax/Atlantic
Sam and Dave - I Thank You
Album: Best of; Label: Stax/Atlantic
Isaac Hayes - Theme From SHAFT
Album: Best of; Label: Stax/Atlantic
Percy Mayfield - You Wear Your Hair Too Long
Album: Blues Laureate:The RCA Years; Label: Raven
Percy Mayfield - Please Send Me Someone to Love(1960s version)
Album: Walking On A Tightrope; Label: Brunswick
Percy Mayfield - Brotherhood Week
Album: Blues Laureate: The RCA Years; Label: Raven
Aretha Franklin - The River's Invitation
Album: Queen of Soul; Label: Atlantic
Percy Mayfield - Life is Suicide
Album: His Tangerine and Atlantic Sides; Label: Rhino HandMade
Dave Ray and Tony Glover - Big Road Blues
Album: The Picture Has Faded; Label: TK
Dave Ray and Tony Glover - Catfish Blues
Album: Ashes In My Whiskey; Label: Rough Trade
Dave Ray - If It's Really Got To Be This Way
Album: Snake Eyes; Label: TK
Dakota Dave Hull - Snaker's Gone
Album: The Loyalty Waltz; Label: Arabica
Percy Mayfield - Please Send Me Someone to Love(Original 1950 version)
Album: Poet of the Blues; Label: Specialty
Percy Mayfield - How Deep Is The Well
Album: Volume 2: Memory Pain; Label: Specialty
Percy Mayfield - Louisiana
Album: Poet of the Blues; Label: Specialty
Percy Mayfield - The Country
Album: Poet Laureate:The RCA Years; Label: Raven
Percy Mayfield - Way Down Home On The Farm
Album: The Tangerine and Atlantic Sides; Label: Rhino HandMade
Ray Charles - The Danger Zone
Album: Genius and Soul; Label: Rhino
Ray Charles - Hide Nor Hair
Album: Genius and Soul; Label: Rhino
Ray Charles - But On The Other Hand, Baby
Album: Genius and Soul; Label: Rhino
Ray Charles - Hit the Road, Jack
Album: Genius and Soul; Label: Rhino
Percy Mayfield - Hit the Road, Jack(Original Demo Recording!)
Album: Volume 2: Memory Pain; Label: Specialty
Dale Evans(!!!) - Please Send Me Someone to Love
Album: Rockin' Is NOT Our Business; Label: RCA/Westside
Percy Mayfield - Loose Lips
Album: Poet Of The Blues; Label: Specialty
Percy Mayfield - Strange Things Happening
Album: Poet Or The Blues; Label: Specialty
Percy Mayfield - Lost Mind
Album: Poet Of The Blues; Label: Specialty
Percy Mayfield - My Jug And I
Album: The Tangerine and Atlantic Sides; Label: Rhino HandMade
Percy Mayfield - Walking On A Tightrope
Album: Walking On A Tightrope; Label: Brunswick
Percy Mayfield - Stranger In My Own Hometown
Album: The Tangerine and Atlantic Sides; Label: Rhino HandMade
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Air Date: 
August 11, 2008
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