9/30/2008 Dig Up The Roots

 

The music played today, spanning over a century, all dealt with double dealings and money.

Playlist Tracks: 
Arthur Tracy - Pennies From Heaven
Album: Pennies From Heaven Soundtrack; Label: Warner Brothers
Hazekiah Jenkins - The Panic Is On
Album: Songs of War History; Label: Library Of Congress Records
Cincinnati's Columbian Singers - The Future Of America
Album: The Hand That Holds The Bread: Progress and Protest in the Gilded Age; Label: New World Records
Randy Newman - Lonely At The Top
Album: Randy Newman Live; Label: Reprise
Sophie Tucker - There'll Be Some Changes Made
Album: Yes Sir, That's My Baby: The Golden Years of Tin Pan Alley 1920 - 1929; Label: New World Records
The Boswell Sisters - Old Yazoo
Album: 1930s Jazz: The Singers; Label: Columbia
Ramona with Paul Whiteman's Orchestra - Are You Making Any Money?
Album: Where Have We Meet Before? Forgotten songs from Broadway, Hollywood and Tin Pan Alley; Label: New World Records
Piano Roll - It's Only A Paper Moon
Album: Thanks For The Memory; Label: Biograph Records
Duke Ellington - Money Jungle
Album: Money Jungle; Label:
Jimmy Smith - Any Number Can Win
Album: Any Number Can Win; Label: Verve
Jimmy Dean - Paper Love Affair
Album: Country Western Stars; Label: Pickwick
Leon Redbone - Nobodies Sweetheart
Album: Double Time; Label: Warner Brothers
Carolina Tar Heels - Got The Farm Land Blues
Album: Anthology of American Folk Music; Label: Smithsonian / Folkways
Charlie Bowman - Moonshiner and his Money
Album: Roots 'N' Blues; Label: Columbia
Woody Guthrie - My Last Five Dollars / Ship In The Sky / I Ain't Got No Home / Many and the Few / What Are We Waiting On?
Album: Woody Guthrie Vol 3 Asch Recordings; Label: Smithsonian
Fats Waller - Lookin' Good But Feelin Bad
Album: Yazoos History of Jazz; Label: Yazoo
Merritt Brunies and his Friars Inn Orchestra - Up Jumped The Devil
Album: 'That Toddlin' Town' Chicago 1926-28; Label: Swaggie
Mugsy Spanier - That's A Plenty
Album: Yazoos History of Jazz; Label: Yazoo
Red McKenzie and his Music Box - There'll Be Some Changes Made
Album: 'That Toddlin' Town' Chicago 1926-28; Label: Swaggie
Fred Astaire - Let's Face The Music And Dance
Album: Pennies From Heaven; Label: Warner Brothers
Wall Of Voodoo - Lost Weekend
Album: Call Of The West; Label: IRS
Snakefinger's Vestial Virgins - The Golden King
Album: Night Of Desirable Objects; Label: Ralph
Chuck Brown and the Soul Searchers - We Need Some Money
Album: Paint The White House Black: Go Go Funk, D.C.; Label:
Air Date: 
September 30, 2008

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