Friday, April 9, 2010

Friday Soundings 4/9

Host - John Gaguine

Jo-El Sonnier, live from Mountain Stage - Tear-Stained Letter (Richard Thompson)

The Sound of Philadelphia - the Motown of the early 1970s:
Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes, with Teddy Pendergrass - The Love I Lost
Billy Paul - Me and Mrs. Jones

Blues Project - Goin' Down Louisiana (Muddy Waters), I Want to Be Your Driver (Chuck Berry), Mean Old Southern (trad.)

Some old baseball songs, in honor of the start of the season:
Les Brown and his orchestra - Joltin' Joe DiMaggio
The Treniers - Say Hey (The Willie Mays Song)
Teresa Brewer - I Love Mickey

From a 4-CD set, Superstars of 70s Soul:
Gladys Knight and the Pips - Midnight Train to Georgia
Sister Sledge - We Are Family
Pointer Sisters - Fire
Eric Burdon and War - Spill the Wine

Shauna Lee, vocals, and David Jones, piano - from Ketchikan!, and recorded live there - Blue Skies (Irving Berlin), Lover Man, Since I Fell for You, Unchained Melody (the old Righteous Bros. hit)

War - The Cisco Kid, Low Rider, Why Can't We Be Friends?

Blind Boys of Alabama - (Jesus Hits Like the) Atom Bomb, People Get Ready, Wade in the Water, Freedom Road

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