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Month: August, 2016

Louisiana Tales IX :: Cajun Comedown

This month’s mix touches on a type of Louisiana music I’ve yet to focus on. Sure, I’ve featured a few songs by Johnnie Allan or Nathan Abshire here and there, but I haven’t really dedicated a mix to the rich music of Central and Southwest Louisiana. I didn’t set out to make a rowdy Cajun […]

Recent Songs #95 :: When Will I Be Loved?

Gram Parsons – When Will I Be Loved? Bob Lind – Loser R. Dean Taylor – Indiana Wants Me Linda Ronstadt & Lowell George – Heartache PS22 Chorus – I’ll Be Your Mirror Loudon Wainwright III – New Paint Ginny Reilly – Landslide Ian Matthews – Do I Still Figure in Your Life? Elton John […]

Recent Songs #95 :: When Will I Be Loved?

Gram Parsons – When Will I Be Loved? Bob Lind – Loser R. Dean Taylor – Indiana Wants Me Linda Ronstadt & Lowell George – Heartache PS22 Chorus – I’ll Be Your Mirror Loudon Wainwright III – New Paint Ginny Reilly – Landslide Ian Matthews – Do I Still Figure in Your Life? Elton John […]

Recent Songs #94 :: Way Back Home

Aladdin Band – Zabadak Rochereau & L’orcnestre African Fiesta National -Lasse Toi Aime SE Rogie – Mother Africa Lord Flea – Calypso Be Bop Wells Fargo – Bwanawe Dorothy Masuka – Hamba Notsokolo Count Ossie & The Mystic Revelation of Rastafari – Way Back Home Les Troubadours du Roi Baudouin – The Missa Luba [Audio […]

Recent Songs #94 :: Way Back Home

Aladdin Band – Zabadak Rochereau & L’orcnestre African Fiesta National -Lasse Toi Aime SE Rogie – Mother Africa Lord Flea – Calypso Be Bop ????? – Bwanawe Dorothy Masuka – Hamba Notsokolo Count Ossie & The Mystic Revelation of Rastafari – Way Back Home Les Troubadours du Roi Baudouin – The Missa Luba [Audio clip: […]

Recent Songs #93 :: Standing in the Shadows

The Rivals – It’s Gonna Work Out J.J. Barnes – I Think I Found a Love Marcia Griffiths – Don’t Let Me Down Sir Victor Uwaifo – Osalobua Rekpama Nancy Dupree – James Brown Ernie K. Doe – Beating Like a Tom Tom Lorne Greene – Oh! What A Town Abner Jay – Depression The […]

Recent Songs #93 :: Standing in the Shadows

The Rivals – It’s Gonna Work Out J.J. Barnes – I Think I Found a Love Marcia Griffiths – Don’t Let Me Down Sir Victor Uwaifo – Osalobua Rekpama Nancy Dupree – James Brown Ernie K. Doe – Beating Like a Tom Tom Lorne Greene – Oh! What A Town Abner Jay – Depression The […]

Recent Songs #92 :: Frisking and Wisking

Yvonne Fair – If I Knew Knocker Jungle – I’ve Got Time Mary Wells – 500 Miles Patricia Denson and The Soul Expressions – I Thought I Heard You Moan Bo Diddley – Pills Honeybus – Proof Enough Eric Burdon & The Animals – Good Times Jackie Shane – In My Tenement Bobby McFerrin – […]

Recent Songs #92 :: Frisking and Wisking

Yvonne Fair – If I Knew Knocker Jungle – I’ve Got Time Mary Wells – 500 Miles Patricia Denson and The Soul Expressions – I Thought I Heard You Moan Bo Diddley – Pills Honeybus – Proof Enough Eric Burdon & The Animals – Good Times Jackie Shane – In My Tenement Bobby McFerrin – […]