8/25/2008 Bop Street

 

This coming Sunday, our own 'SPIDER' JOHN KOERNER turns 70--Three Score and Ten!!!! Other Birthdays-in-Blue are a trio of Kansas City Jazz Legends: Mr Five by Five--JIMMY RUSHING, The Genius of Modern Jazz--CHARLIE PARKER, and PREZ--the President of the Tenor Saxophone--LESTER YOUNG. Additional Birthdays include the 'Queen of the Blues' herself--DINAH WASHINGTON, the Once and Future 'Mayor of Harlem--WILLIE BRYANT, and GENE ALLISON.

Playlist Tracks: 
Jimmy Rushing - Lotsa Poppa
Album: The Complete 1946-1953; Label: Classics
Dinah Washington - Fat Daddy
Album: The Complete on Mercury Vol 3; Label: Mercury
Frank Sinatra - Lean Baby
Album: The Capitol Years; Label: Capitol/EMI
Dinah Washington - Lean Baby
Album: The Complete on Mercury Vol 3; Label: Mercury
Jimmy Rushing - Boogie Woogie
Album: The Essential; Label: Vanguard
Lester Young - D.B. Blues
Album: Complete Aladdin; Label: Aladdin/Blue Note
King Pleasure - D.B. Blues
Album: Moody's Mood For Love; Label: Blue Note
Jimmy Rushing - Going to Chicago Blues
Album: The Essential; Label: Vanguard
Jimmy Rushing - Pink Champage
Album: Rushing Lullabies; Label: Columbia
Lester Young - Jumpin' With Symphony Sid
Album: Complete Aladdin Recordings; Label: Aladdin/Blue Note
Dinah Washington - A Foggy Day
Album: After Hours With Miss D; Label: Mercury/verve
Dinahg Washington - Pennies From Heaven
Album: After Hours With Miss D; Label: Mercury/Verve
Lester Young - Pennies From Heaven
Album: Complete Verve Recordings; Label: Verve
Dinah Washington - What a Difference a Day Made
Album: Greatest Hits; Label: Mercury
Bob Dorough - Yardbird Suite
Album: Devil May Care; Label: Bethlehem
Charlie Parker - Yardbird Suite
Album: Complete Dail and Savoy Recordings; Label: Savoy Jazz
Charlie Parker - Now's the Time
Album: Complete Dial and Savoy Recordings; Label: Savoy Jazz
Lambert, Hendricks and Ross - Now's the Time
Album: The Swingers; Label: Pacific Jazz/Blue Note
Babs Gonzales - Ornithology
Album: A Proper Introuction to; Label: Proper
Charlie Parker - Ornithology
Album: Complete Dial and Savoy Recordings; Label: Savoy Jazz
Charlie Parker - Confirmation
Album: Bird's Best Bop; Label: Verve
Charlie Parker - My Little Suede Shoes
Album: South of the Border; Label: Verve
Lester Young - In A Little Spanish Town
Album: Complete Verve Recordings; Label: Verve
Lester Young - These Foolish Things
Album: Complete Aladdin Recordings; Label: Aladdin/Blue Note
King Pleasure - Parker's Mood
Album: King Pleasure Sings; Label: OJC
Charlie Parker - Parker's Mood
Album: Complete Dial and Savoy Recordings; Label: Savoy Jazz
Dinah Washington - A Foggy Day
Album: After Hours With Miss D; Label: Mercury/Verve
Jimmy Rushing - Evening
Album: The Essential; Label: Vanguard
Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings - 100 Days, 100 Nights
Album: 100 Days, 100 Nights; Label: DapTone
Sharon Jones - Tell Me
Album: 100 Days, 100 Nights; Label: DapTone
Gene Allison - You Can Make It If You Try
Album: The VeeJay Story; Label: VeeJay
Sharon Jones - Humble Me
Album: 100 Days, 100 Nights; Label: DapTone
Don Covay - The Usual Place
Album: The Definitive; Label: Razor and Tie
Dinah Washington and Brook Benton - A Rockin' Good Way
Album: The Brook Benton Anthology; Label: Mercury
Dinah Washington and Brook Benton - Baby, You've Got What It Takes
Album: The Brook Benton Anthology; Label: Mercury
Willie Bryant - Amateur Night in Harlem
Album: Blues Around the Clock; Label: Apollo/Delmark
Lionel Hampton w/Dinah Washington - Blowtop Blues
Album: Lionel Hampton's Greatest Hits; Label: Decca/MCA
Mercy Dee Walton - The Danger Zone
Album: Urban Blues; Label: Imperial
Mercy Dee Walton - One Room Country Shack
Album: The Specialty Story; Label: Specialty
Koerner, Ray and Glover - Linin' Track
Album: Blues, Rags and Hollers; Label: Electra/Red House
Spider John Koerner - Last Old Lonesome Blues
Album: Stargeezer; Label: Red House
Koerner, Ray and Glover - I Ain't Blue
Album: One Foot in the Groove; Label: Tim Kerr
Spider John Koerner - Stardust
Album: Stargeezer; Label: Red House
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Air Date: 
August 25, 2008
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