Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Playlist: November 6, 2019

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Conspiracy of Beards, Hallelujah
     Fri-Sun 11/08-10 @ Cafe du Nord: SF Leonard Cohen Festival
Leonard Cohen, Happens to the Heart
     from the forthcoming album Thanks For The Dance
Ken Newman, I Can't Breathe (for Eric Garner)
Stone Foxes, Goodnight Moon
     Thu 11/07 @ The Independent: Blanket the Homeless Record Release & Benefit Concert
Fantastic Negrito, Working Poor
Mark Growden, Paris, Texas
     Sat 11/09 @ The Choir Loft
Preservation Hall Jazz Band, St. James Infirmary (live)
     Mon 11/11 @ Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center
Tin Cup Serenade, Stack O'Lee Blues
      Fri 11/08 @ Revolution Cafe
Deep Basement Shakers, Longhair's Blues Rhumba
     Fri 11/08 @ Toots Tavern
Aki Kumar, Aaja Aaja
     Thu 11/07 @ Club Deluxe
     Fri 11/08 @ Toots Tavern
     Sat 11/09 @ ECR Pub
Rory Block, If You Haven't Any Hay, Get On Down the Road
Dough Sahm and Band, Blues Stay Away From Me

Bob Dylan, Train of Love
Bob Dylan, All Along the Watchtower (take 3)
Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash, Don't Think Twice It's Alright / Understand Your Man
Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash, Jimmie Rodgers Medley No.1
Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash, Mystery Train / This Train Is Bound For Glory
Bob Dylan, I Threw It All Away (live)
Bob Dylan, Lay Lady Lay (take 2)
Bob Dylan, Western Road
Bob Dylan, Ring of Fire
Bob Dylan, John Wesley Harding (take 1)
Bob Dylan, As I Went One Morning (take 1)
Bob Dylan, I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine (take 2)
Bob Dylan, I Pity the Poor Immigrant (take 4)
Bob Dylan, I Pity the Poor Immigrant (live)
Bob Dylan & The Band, Dear Mrs. Roosevelt (live)

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Playlist: October 30, 2019

Sly & the Family Stone, Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)
Awesöme Orchestra Collective, Stand!
     Thu-Sun 10/30-11/02 @ SFJazz Center (SFJazz Collective)
John Brothers Piano Company, Closer
     Thu 10/31 @ The Ivy Room
King Street Giants, It Is Still
     Thu 10/31 @ Old Caz Beer
     Sat 11/02 @ Woods Bar & Brewery
Junk Parlor, Midnight in Oakland
     Thu 10/31 @ The Terrace Room
Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra, American Rye
     Thu 10/31 @ Felton Music Hall
Quinn DeVeaux, Good News
     Thu 10/31 @ Club Deluxe
The Gold Souls, The Truth
     Fri 11/01 @ Boom Boom Room
Derek Irving & His Combo, Baby Baby
     Fri 11/01 @ Hopmonk Sonoma
Aki Kumar, Voh Surmayi Shaam
     Sat 11/02 @ St. Cyprian's Church
Rob Reich, Move A Little Closer
      Sat 11/02 @ Peninsula JCC

Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Feast of the Mau-Mau
Howlin' Wolf, I Ain't Superstitious
Bessie Smith, Haunted House Blues
Memphis Minnie, Haunted Blues
Victoria Spivey, Haunted By The Blues
B.B.King, Haunted House
Ken Nordine, Strollin' Spooks
Merline Johnson, Black Ghost Blues
Lightnin' Hopkins, Black Ghost Blues
Michael Bloomfield, Blue Ghost Blues
Lonnie Johnson, Blues Is Only A Ghost
Lonnie Johnson, Lonesome Ghost Blues
Helen Gross, Ghost Walkin' Blues
Mildred Bailey, A Ghost of a Chance
Blind Willie McTell, Scarey Day Blues
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Graveyard Train
Blue Rodeo, Graveyard

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Playlist: October 23, 2019

Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash, Wanted Man (take 1)
     from the forthcoming box set Travelin' Thru 1967-1969: The Bootleg Series Vol. 15
Johnny Cash, Wanted Man (live)
Midtown Social, Shine Again (in-studio)
La Gente SF feat. Versoul, La Mar (in-studio)
     Fri 10/25 @ Hopmonk Tavern
Tumbledown House, Ode to Josephine (in-studio)
     Fri 10/25 @ Club Deluxe
Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra, Letters (in-studio)
     Thu 10/24 @ Hangtown Halloween
     Fri 10/25 @ Fernwood Campground and Resort
Blonde Toldeo, Little Miss Krissy (in-studio)
     Sat 10/26 @ Revolution Cafe
The Gold Souls, Worker's Lullaby (in-studio)
     Sat 10/26 @ Tavern on Fourth
Royal Jelly Jive, This Land Is Your Land (in-studio)
     Sat 10/26 @ Mystic Theatre
Barrio Manouche, Numéro 7 (in-studio)
     Sat 10/26 @ The New Parish
Junk Parlor, Dance With Me Bela Lugosi (in-studio)
     Fri 10/25 @ Peri's
The Stone Foxes, Little Red Rooster (in-studio)
     Sat 10/26 @ Starline Social Club

Big Harp George, Home Stretch (in-studio)
Fantastic Negrito, Working Poor (in-studio)
Aki Kumar & Kid Anderson, Back to Bombay (in-studio)
Meklit Hadero, Sweet or Salty (in-studio)
Noah Kibreab, Love Ain't Gonna Take It (in-studio)
The Lucky Losers, It Ain't Enough (in-studio)
Moonshine Jelly, Lucy & Zeb (in-studio)
Book of J, When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder (in-studio)

Eddie Lang, Prelude
Joe Venuti & Eddie Lang, Black and Blue Bottom
Lonnie Johnson & Blind Willie Dunn, Two Tone Stomp
Tram, Bix & Lang, Wringin' and Twistin'
Eddie Lang, A Little Love, A Little Kiss

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Playlist: October 16, 2019

Bob Dylan, When I Paint My Masterpiece (live)
Bob Dylan, Lenny Bruce (live)
Deep Basement Shakers, I'm a Soldier (In the Army of the Lord)
     Fri 10/18 @ Amado's
John Brothers Piano Company, Black Widow Bump (live)
     Fri 10/18 @ Blue Note Napa
The Reverend Payton's Big Damn Band, Poor Until Payday
     Wed 10/23 @ Bottom of the Hill
Hot 8 Brass Band, Give Me the Night
     Sat 10/19 @ The New Parish
The Gold Souls, Good to Feel
     Sat 10/19 @ Hopmonk Tavern
Midtown Social, Fantastic Colors
     Sun 10/20 @ Cornerstone
Sugar Pie DeSanto, Hello San Francisco (Parts 1 & 2)
Big Joe Williams, Oakland Blues
Chuck Berry, San Francisco Dues

Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, Earthquake
R.E.M., Stand
Tragically Hip, New Orleans Is Sinking
Blue Rodeo, Love and Understanding
Neil Young, Rockin' in the Free World
Bob Dylan, Everything Is Broken
George Harrison, Cockamamie Business
Paul McCartney, My Brave Face
Tom Petty, Free Fallin'
Phil Collins, I Wish It Would Rain Down
Eric Clapton, Before You Accuse Me
Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble, The House Is Rockin'

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Playlist: October 9, 2019

Tiifany Austin, Keep Your Eyes on the Prize
     Mon 10/14 @ Jack Adams Hall (SFSU)
Thelonious Monk, Nice Work If You Can Get It
     Thu 10/10 @ SFJazz Center (Kenny Barron & Friends)
Tin Cup Serenade, Stack O' Lee Blues
     Fri 10/11 @ Revolution Cafe
     Tue 10/15 @ Verdi Club
Lucky Losers, Bulldogs & Angels
     Thu 10/10 @ The Saloon
     Fri 10/11 @ Seabright Brewing

The Beatles, I Want You (She's So Heavy)
The Beatles, I Want You (rehearsal)
The Beatles, Something (rehearsals)
The Beatles, Something (studio demo)
The Beatles, The Ballad of John and Yoko (take 7)
The Beatles, Mean Mr. Mustard (demo)
The Beatles, Mean Mr. Mustard (rehearsal)
The Beatles, Mean Mr. Mustard (take 20)
The Beatles, Polythene Pam (demo)
The Beatles, Polythene Pam (take 27)
     from the new album Abbey Road Anniversary Edition

John Lennon, San Francisco Bay Blues
John Lennon, It's So Hard
The Beatles, Leave My Kitten Alone
The Beatles, Slow Down
The Beatles, Dizzy Miss Lizzie
The Beatles, Money (That's What I Want)
The Beatles, Cry For A Shadow
John Lennon, My Babe / Not Fade Away
The Beatles, Mailman Bring Me No More Blues
The Beatles, I Got A Woman
The Beatles, I Got To Find My Baby
John Lennon, I'm A Man
The Beatles, You Never Give Me Your Money (take 36)
The Beatles, The Long One (medley trial edit)
The Beatles, Her Majesty (rehearsal)

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Playlist: October 2, 2019

Buddy Guy, A Few Good Years
The Slide Brothers, My Sweet Lord
     Sat 10/04 @ Paramount Theatre
The Beatles, Here Comes the Sun (take 9)
     from the new album Abbey Road Anniversary Edition
Jimbo Mathus, You Are Like a Song
     Thu 10/03 @ The Uptown
     Sun 10/06 @ Moe's Alley

Special in-studio guests: The Lucky Losers

The Lucky Losers, Take the Long Road
Maina Crouse, Any Way the Wind Blows
Terrie Odabi, Gentrification Blues
The Lucky Losers, Jackson (in-studio)
The Lucky Losers, What Makes You Act Like That (in-studio)
The Lucky Losers, I Don't Know (in-studio)
The Lucky Losers, You Left It Behind

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass

Fantastic Negrito, The Time Has Come
Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, Some Conversations You Just Don't Need to Have
Whiskerman, Jackie & Delilah
Calexico and Iron & Wine, Dark Eyes
Bill Frisell, Masters of War
Bettye LaVette, Everything Is Broken
Hot Tuna, Funky #7

Midtown Social, Savoir Faire
     Thu 10/03 @ Moe's Alley
     Fri 10/04 @ Ivy Room
No Lovely Thing, She Be
     Thu 10/03 @ New Parish
Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, The Main Event
     Tue 10/08 @ Yoshi's
Johnny Mathis, Kol Nidre

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Playlist: September 25, 2019

The Honey Drippers, Impeach the President
Neil Young, Let's Impeach the President
The Beatles, Come Together (take 5)
     from the new album Abbey Road (Super Deluxe Edition)
Otis McDonald, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise) / A Day in the Life
     Thu 9/26 @ The Chapel

Special in-studio guests: Jeremiah Lockwood, Terrie Odabi, and Rob Reich

Down By the Riverside (in-studio)
Wade in the Water (in-studio)
Musaf piece (in-studio)
I'll Take You There (in-studio)
Ribono Shel Olam (in-studio)
Grinnin' In Your Face (in-studio)

Book of J, Agadelkha
Terrie Odabi, Live My Life
Rob Reich, Shimmytown Shuffle

Elvin Bishop, Something Smells Funky 'Round Here
     Thu 9/26 @ Freight & Salvage
Gary Clark Jr, Dirty Dishes Blues
     Sat 9/28 @ Greek Theatre
Chris Thomas King, Friday Night Bleu
     Fri 9/27 @ Palms Playhouse
     Sat 9/28 @ Freight & Salvage
Hot Club of Cowtown, Before the Time of Men
     Sat 9/28 @ Freight & Salvage
     Sun 9/29 @ Sofia Tsakapolous Center for the Arts
Madeleine Peyroux, Down On Me
     Tue 10/01 @ Rio Theatre
The Gold Souls, Midnight Song
     Sat 9/28 @ The Tavern on Fourth
     Wed 10/02 @ Harlow's
Hillstomp, Angels
     Sat 9/28 @ Moe's Alley
     Sun 9/29 @ Hopmonk Novato
John Coltrane, Blue World
     from the new album Blue World


Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Playlist: September 18, 2019

Roy Orbison, Ooby Dooby
Buddy Holly, Mailman Bring Me No More Blues
     Thu 9/19 @ Palace of Fine Arts
Bryan Adams, Lay Lady Lay
Bryan Adams, Any Time At All
Bryan Adams, Down On The Corner
     Sat 9/21 @ Shoreline Amphitheater
Diana Krall, Sway
     Sat 9/21 @ Fox Theatre
     Sun 9/22 @ The Mountain
Bobby McFerrin, Glory
     Thu 9/19-22 @ SFJazz Center
Hubby Jenkins, Runnin' Away
     Fri 9/20 @ Palms Playhouse
Yo La Tengo, Emulsified
    Mon-Tue 9/23-24 @ The Chapel
Aki Kumar, Jaane Kahaan Mera Jigar Gaya Ji
     Fri 9/20 @ The Back Room
The Stone Foxes, Greasing Up the Door Man
     Sat 9/21 @ Summer's End Music Festival
Jeremiah Lockwood, Revive the Dead
     Wed 9/25 @ Fog City Blues
Leonard Cohen, Amen

Bob Dylan, Summer Days
The Doors, Summer's Almost Gone
Phantom Planet, See You Next Summer
Weezer, Last Days of Summer
The Cure, Last Day of Summer
Tom Waits, Last Leaf
Simon & Garfunkel, April Come She Will
The White Stripes, We're Going to Be Friends
Bob Dylan, In the Summertime (live)
R.E.M., Summertime
Kim Nalley, Summertime
Billy Stewart, Summertime
Sidney Bechet, Summertime

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Playlist: September 11, 2019

Jimmie Vaughan, Silly Dilly Woman
Eric Clapton, I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine
     Wed 9/11 @ Chase Center
Catherine Russell, When Did You Leave Heaven
     Fri 9/13 @ SFJazz Center
Tiffany Austin, Music's Gonna Meet Me There
     Sat 9/14 @ SFJazz Center
     Sat 9/14 @ Piedmont Piano Company
John Brothers Piano Company, Fig Jelly
     Thu-Fri 9/12-13 @ SFJazz Center
Tumbledown House, Sullied Acres
     Thu 9/12 @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Sun Hop Fat, Yum Yum
     Thu 9/12 @ The Independent
HowellDevine, Come On In My Kitchen
     Fri 9/13 @ The Back Room
North Mississippi Allstars, Mississippi Bollweevil/Preaching Blues
     Sun 9/15 @ Sonoma Harvest Music Festival
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Call It What It Is
     Sat 9/14 @ Sonoma Harvest Music Festival
Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, I'm Running
     Sat 9/14 @ Sofia Tsakopoulos Center for The Arts
     Sun 9/15 @ Moe's Alley
Tin Cup Serenade, All I Can Do Is Cry
     Fri 9/13 @ Revolution Cafe

Green Day, Wake Me Up When September Ends
The Tempos, See You in September
Sarah Vaughan, September Song
Carole King, It Might As Well Rain Until September
Rosanne Cash, September When It Comes (feat. Johnny Cash)
Moe, September
My Morning Jacket, Old September Blues
The Bangles, September Gurls
Johnnie Taylor, It's September
Barry White, September When I First Met You
Earth Wind & Fire, September
Big Star, September Gurls
Buffy Sainte Marie, Sweet September Morning

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Playlist: September 4, 2019

Johnny Nitro, One More Nite
Johnny Nitro, Tom [sic] Castro & Kevin Russell, The Wrong Bed
Ben Folds, Levi Johnston's Blues
     Thu 9/12 @ JCCSF
Quinn DeVeaux, Another Love
     Fri 9/06 @ Club Deluxe
Aki Kumar, Sajan Re Jhoot Mat Bolo
     Thu 9/05 @ Club Deluxe
Little Steven & The Disciples of Soul, I Visit the Blues
     Wed 9/11 @ UC Theatre
Mark Hummel, Hand to Mouth
     Fri 9/06 @ Armando's
Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, Contemporary
     from the forthcoming album Contemporary
Toronzo Cannon, I'm Not Scared
     from the forthcoming album The Preacher, The Politician Or The Pimp
Gaucho, Angel (live)
     Thu 9/05 @ Laszlo Bar

Django Reinhardt, Anniversary Song
California Honeydrops, I Found A Love
U2, With Or Without You
Panique, Livin' On A Prayer (live)
Zero Mostel & Maria Karnilova, Do You Love Me?
Bob Dylan, Wedding Song
John Lennon, Grow Old With Me
Cowboy Junkies, Anniversary Song
Nina Simone, Marriage Is For Old Folks
The Fifth Dimension, Wedding Bell Blues
Al Green, Let's Get Married
The Proclaimers, Let's Get Married
Tom Waits, Johnsburg, Illinois
Blue Rodeo, Andrea

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Playlist: August 28, 2019

Ringo Starr, Postcards from Paradise
     Thu 8/29 @ Paramount Theatre
Blonde Toledo, Killing Floor
     Sat 8/31 @ Armando's
Howell Devine, Sirenic Woman
     Sat 8/31 @ Mystic Theatre
Poppa Chubby, It's A Mighty Hard Road
     Fri 8/30 @ Sofia Tsakopoulos Center for the Arts
     Sat 8/31 @ Mystic Theatre
     Sun 9/01 @ Moe's Alley
Elvin Bishop, My Soul
     Sun 9/01 @ Rancho Nicasio
Con Brio, Kiss the Sun
     Fri 8/30 @ Monarch
Kelly McFarling, Breakdown
     Fri 8/30 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
     Sat 8/31 @ Terrapin Crossroads
Nikki Bluhm & the Gramblers, Nothin'
     Thu 8/29 @ UC Berkley Redwood Grove
     Fri 8/30 @ Mystic Theatre
     Sat 8/31 @ Felton Music Hall
King Street Giants, One Hatchet, One Pitchfork
     Sat 8/31 @ Reel & Brand
Duke Robillard, Careless Love
     from the new album Earwoms
Fillmore Slim, Son of the Seven Sisters
     from the new album Son of the Seven Sisters
Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues, You're So Fine
     from the new album Roots and Branches: The Songs of Little Walter

Greg Keelor, City Is A Symphony
Greg Keelor, Star of the Show
Blue Rodeo, Fools Like You
Blue Rodeo, Last Laugh
Blue Rodeo, Outskirts
Blue Rodeo, Palace of Gold (in-studio)
Blue Rodeo, Joker's Wild (in-studio)
Blue Rodeo, Together (in-studio)
Blue Rodeo, Love and Understanding (in-studio)
Blue Rodeo, Are You Ready for the Country (in-studio)

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Playlist: August 21, 2019

Wil Blades, I Get the Blues When It Rains
     Sun 8/25 @ Freight & Salvage
Rob Reich, Cat Scorner 
     Thu 8/22 @ Yerba Buena Arts Center
Big Blu Soul Revue, Don’t You Know
Baby & the Luvies, Conjugal Visits
     Fri 8/23 @ Amnesia

Special in-studio guests: Blonde Toledo

     Sat 8/24 @ The Riptide

Blonde Toledo, Lost in the Woods
     from the new EP Eclecticide
Blonde Toledo, Swipe (in-studio)
Blonde Toledo, Dear Molatu (in-studio)
Blonde Toledo, Rope (in-studio)
Blonde Toledo, Tax Time Cumbia (in-studio)
Blonde Toledo, Long Way Home (in-studio)
Blonde Toledo, Little Miss Krissy
     from the new EP Eclecticide

Ringo Starr, Nashville Jam 
Ringo Starr, Right Side of the Road
Ringo Starr & Joss Stone, Who’s Your Daddy
     Wed 8/28 @ Paramount Theatre
Man or Astro-Man?, Principles Unknown
     Thu 8/22 @ Cornerstone
     Fri 8/23 @ SLO Brew Rock
King Dream, Patriot
      Fri 8/23 @ The Independent
     Sat 8/24 @ Felton Music Hall
Con Brio, Mistakes
     Sat 8/24 @ Fox Theatre
Wee Willie Walker, Your Good Thing (Is About to End)
     Wed 8/28 @ Club Fox
Herbie Hancock, Watermelon Man
     Fri 8/23 @ The Greek Theatre
Count Basie Orchestra, How Long Blues
John Lee Hooker, How Long Blues
Wynonie Harris, Git to Gittin’ Baby
Sister Wynona Carr, The Ball Game