10/6/2008 Bop Street

 

Birthdays-in-Blue for Blues Shouter NAPPY BROWN, Honkin' Tenor Sax Man HAL 'CORNBREAD' SINGER, Pianomen SAM PRICE and IVORY JOE HUNTER, Memphis Soulman O.V. WRIGHT, and Liverpool's Own JOHN LENNON. We'll hear a number of those little records with big holes in the middle of 'em that fired a young Lennon's musical imagination. Other Birthdays-in-Blue include a pair of Jazz Immortals: THELONIOUS MONK and ART BLAKEY.

Playlist Tracks: 
Nappy Brown - Don't Be Angry
Album: Night Time is the Right Time; Label: Savoy
Wanda Jackson - Hot Dog! That Made Him Mad
Album: Rockin' With Wanda; Label: Capitol
Nappy Brown - Piddley Patter
Album: Night Time is the Right Time; Label: Savoy
Nappy Brown - Am I
Album: Night Time is the Right Time; Label: Savoy
Nappy Brown - Well, Well, Well, Baby La
Album: Night Time is the Right Time; Label: Savoy
Nappy Brown - The Right time
Album: Night Time is the Right Time; Label: Savoy
Lula Reed - I'll Drown in my Tears
Album: I'll Drown in my Tears; Label: ACE/King
Hal 'Cornbread' Singer - Singer Song
Album: Rent Party; Label: Savoy
Hal 'Cornbread' Singer - Cornbread
Album: Rent Party; Label: Savoy
Jimmy Rushing w/Sammy Price,piano - How Long How Long Blues
Album: The Essential Jimmy Rushing; Label: Vanguard
Sammy Price - Wee Hours
Album: Rib Joint; Label: Savoy
Jimmy Rushing w/Sammy Price, piano - How You Want Your Lovin' Done
Album: The Essential Jimmy Rushing; Label: Vanguard
Sammy Price - Do You Dig My Jive
Album: Sam Price and his Texas Blusicians; Label: Decca/Whiskey, Women and
Big Joe Turner w/Sammy Price, piano - Ice Man
Album: I've Been to Kansa City; Label: Decca/MCA
Arnett Cobb - Smooth Sailing
Album: OKeh Jazz; Label: Columbia
The Beatles - Help!
Album: Help!; Label: EMI/Capitol
The Beatles - Nowhere Man
Album: Rubber Soul; Label: EMI/Capitol
The Beatles - You've Got to Hide Your Love Away
Album: Help!; Label: EMI/Capitol
Chuck Berry - Rock 'n' Roll Music
Album: Golden Decade; Label: Chess
Barrett Strong - Money
Album: Early Years; Label: Motown
Arthur Alexander - Anna
Album: The Ultimate; Label: Razor and Tie
The Marvelettes - Please Mr. Postman
Album: Early Years; Label: Motown
The Isley Brothers - Twist and Shout
Album: The American Roots of the British Invasion; Label: Varese Vintage
Arthur Alexander - Soldier of Love
Album: The Ultimate; Label: Razor and Tie
Peggy Lee - Caramba! It's the Samba
Album: Caramba! It's the Samba; Label: Castle Music
Sam Cooke - Everybody Loves to Cha Cha Cha
Album: The Man and his Music; Label: RCA
Ivory Joe Hunter - I Got to Learn to do the Mambo
Album: The Best of; Label: Razor and Tie
Ivory Joe Hunter - Since I Met You Baby
Album: The Best of; Label: Razor and Tie
Ivory Joe Hunter - I Just Want to Love You
Album: The Best of; Label: Razor and Tie
Ivory Joe Hunter - Shooty Booty
Album: The Best of; Label: Razor and Tie
LaVerne Baker - Saved!
Album: Soul On Fire; Label: Atlantic
O.V. Wright - Going Home to Live With God
Album: The Soul of O.V. Wright; Label: Duke/Peacock/MCA
O.V. Wright - Eight Men, Four Women
Album: The Soul of O.V. Wright; Label: Duke/Peacock/MCA
Thelonious Monk w/Sonny Rollins - Hackensack
Album: Complete Prestige Recordings; Label: Prestige/MCA
Thelonious Monk - 'Round Midnight
Album: Riffin'--Priceless Collection; Label: Columbia/Collectables
Ella Fitzgerald - 'Round Midnight
Album: Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie; Label: Verve
Johnny Hartman w/John Coltrane - Autumn Song
Album: John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman; Label: Impulse
Miles Davis - 'Round Midnight
Album: 'Round Midnight; Label: Columbia
Art Blakey - Blue Monk
Album: Jazz Messengers With Thelonious Monk; Label: Atlantic
Anita O'Day - Early Autumn
Album: Anita Sings the Winners; Label: Verve
Art Blakey - Moanin'
Album: Moanin'; Label: Blue Note
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Air Date: 
October 6, 2008
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