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Playlist: Interplanetary Music

with JAV on Thursday, September 7, 2017

Show Notes:

9:00 Some early work by Fletcher Henderson with blues singers and his Orchestra, then a complete radio broadcast by Duke Ellington and his Orchestra from the Paradise Theater in Detroit 1950.

10:00 hour features an overview of the music by Herman "Sonny" Blount (Sun Ra) in Chicago prior to the beginning of the first recordings of the Arkestra in 1956.

Time Artist Song Title Album Label Year
9:07 am
Fletcher Henderson and His Orchestra You've Got to Get Hot Rarest Fletcher MCA 1982
9:08 am
Ethel Waters Oh Daddy Down Home Blues
9:14 am
Bessie Smith Nobody in Town Can Bake a Sweet Jelly Roll Like Mine The Complete Recordigs Vol 1 Columbia 1923
9:15 am
Hannah Sylvester Papa Better Watch Your Step Fletcher Henderson and the Blues Singers Vol 1 Document
9:22 am
Duke Ellington and HIs Orchestra B Sharp Boston - How High The Moon - Creole Love Call - On the Sunny Side of the Street - You of All People - Suddenly It Jumped (Live at the Paradise Theater, Detroit 1950) The Undocumented Ellington Up-To-Date
9:49 am
Benny Goodman Sextet Stardust 1939-1941 Featuring Charlie Christian Columbia
9:52 am
Paul Gonsalves and Roy Eldridge 1973 I Cover the Waterfront Mexican Bandit Meets Pittsburgh Pirate Fantasy 1986
10:02 am
Clarence Williams Orchestra 1/3/33 Chocolate Avenue (Sun Ra) Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Transparency 2011
10:05 am
Wynonie Harris 4/14/46 Dig This Boogie Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Transparency 2011
10:17 am
The Dozier Boys with Eugene Wright Band Big Time Baby 12/12/48 Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Vol. 1
10:17 am
The Sonny Blount Trio 6/4/49 Upstairs - Just One of Those Things Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Vol. 1
10:22 am
Dorothy Donegan (piano) with the Red Saunders Orchestra 6/10/50 Ridin' The Boogie Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Vol. 1 Transparency 2011
10:24 am
Joe Williams with the Red Saunders Orchestra 6/15/50 Chi Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Vol. 1 Transparency 2011
10:26 am
Little Miss Sharecropper (Laverne Baker) with the Red Saunders Orchestra 12/17/50 I Want To Rock Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Vol. 1 Transparency 2011
10:36 am
Joe Williams with the Red Saunders Orchestra 1/21/53 Voodoo Blues Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Vol. 1 Transparency 2011
10:39 am
Joe Williams with the Red Saunders Orchestra 12/31/53 Summertime Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Vol. 1 Transparency 2011
10:41 am
Sun Ra (featuring Thea Barbara and and Unidentified Vocalist The Haunted Melody Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Vol. 1 Transparency 2011
10:45 am
Sun Ra 4-7-53 Ebb Tide Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Vol. 1 Transparency 2011
10:48 am
Sun Ra Piano Interlude - Can This Be Love Deep Purple Saturn
10:59 am
Sun Ra with Pat Patrick Wonderful You - A Place in My Heart Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed Vol. 1 Transparency 2011
11:03 am
Yusef Lateef A Night In Tunisia Prayer to the East Savoy 1957
11:13 am
Larry Nozero All But Blind The Stroh Brewing Company Montreux Detroit International Jazz Festival CBS 1981
11:21 am
Charlie Mingus Jelly Roll The Stroh Brewing Company Montreux Detroit International Jazz Festival Commemorative Album CBS 1981
11:25 am
Griot Galaxy Spectrum Live at the DIA 1983 Entropy Stereo 2003
11:38 am
Andrew Bishop (local) Fragments in Imaginary Time Time & Imaginary Time envoi 2005
11:46 am
Tristan Cappel (local) Hush Deadbird Envoi 2017
11:49 am
Dan Bennett Quartet On Green Dolphin Street Live on WCBN 7/21/2017
11:58 am
Alexis Lombre Quartet Afro-centric (excerpt)