Friday, February 26, 2010

Friday Soundings 2/26

Host - John Gaguine

Chet Baker - I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face (from his great album Chet Baker plays Lerner and Loewe)

Sam Lay - the original drummer for the Paul Butterfield Blues Band - Baby How Long (Howling Wolf), Boogie Chillen (John Lee Hooker), Blow Wind Blow (Muddy Waters)

Jamie Cullen - Gran Torino (from the soundtrack of Clint Eastwood's fine film; co-written by Cullen and Eastwood and others)
Project Trio - Sweet Child O'Mine (Guns n' Roses)

Two written by Tom Waits -
Madeleine Peyroux - Looking for the Heart of Saturday Night
Blind Boys of Alabama - Way Down in the Hole

Eilen Jewell - Fine and Mellow (Billie Holiday), Thanks a Lot (Charlie Rich), Walking Down the Line (Bob Dylan)

George Benson - On Broadway (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weill, Mike Lieber, Jerry Stoller; originally a big hit for the Drifters, around 1960)

Brick House Band - Dancin' in the Streets (the Martha and the Vandellas hit from Motown)

Lady Bianca - Lookin' at My Man, Lyin' to Me

Cathy Segal-Garcia - Exactly Like You (Fields, McHugh)
Peyroux - I'm All Right (co-written by her), The Summer Wind (the old Frank Sinatra tune)

Paul Butterfield Blues Band - I Got My Mojo Working (Muddy Waters), Born Under a Bad Sign (Booker T. Jones; a hit for Cream), Double Trouble (Otis Rush), Look Over Yonders Wall (Elmore James, perhaps)

Les McCann (piano and vocals) and Eddie Harris (sax) - Compared to What? (live from the 1969 Montreux (Switzerland) Jazz Festival)

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