Episode #147 – Rising To The Occasion [A New Birth Of Freedom?]

State Controlled Radio Episode #147
January 18-19, 2009
Rising To The Occasion [A New Birth Of Freedom?]

1) A Change Is Gonna Come/Aretha Franklin (from I Never Loved A Man The Way That I Love You) (03.10.67)
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) Speech at Democratic National Convention/Barack Obama (08.28.08)
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) Freedom/The Isley Brothers (from Get Into Something) (1970)
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) Yes We Can Can/The Pointer Sisters (from The Pointer Sisters) (02.70)
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) Look Out For My Love/Neil Young (from Comes A Time) (10.21.78)
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) Black And White World/Elvis Costello And The Attractions (from Get Happy!!) (02.15.80)
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) Black And White/Todd Rundgren (from Faithful) (04.76)
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) Little Boy Black/Fred Wesley & The New JB’s (from Bakin’ Bread) (1974)
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) Beautiful Black Girl/Quincy Jones [featuring The Watts Prophets] (from Mellow Madness) (08.75)
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) Black Man/Stevie Wonder (from Songs In The Key Of Life) (09.26.76)
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) The Promised Land/Bruce Springsteen (from Darkness On The Edge Of Town) (06.02.78)
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) Slaves Of Freedom/Neil Innes (from Recollections 3) (2001)
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) Into Freedom/The Assumptions (from The Assumptions) (2009)
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) Good-Bye Mr. President (Time For You To Go)/Mem Shannon (from Good-Bye Mr. President (Time For You To Go)) (2008)
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) The Black One/Stew & Ensemble (from Passing Strange-Original Broadway Cast Recording) (07.15.08)
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) Acceptance Speech in Chicago, Illinois/Barack Obama (11.04.08)
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) Freedom Exists/James Douglas Morrison (from An American Prayer) (11.78)
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) Freedom/Little Steven (from Freedom – No Compromise) (1987)
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) Asleep And Awake On The Man’s Freeway/The Loud Family (from Interbabe Concern) (1996)
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) Betty Was Black (And Willie Was White)/Tommy Womack (from Washington, D.C.) (2003)
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) We Are Normal/The Bonzo Dog Band (from The Doughnut In Granny’s Greenhouse) (11.68)
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) The Red Telephone/Love (from Forever Changes) (11.67)
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) Yes We Can Can/Lee Dorsey (from Yes We Can) (1970)
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) Yes We Can Can/The Treacherous Three (single A-side) (1982)
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) Death Or Glory/The Clash (from London Calling) (12.14.79)
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) Uprising/Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra (single A-side) (1999)
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) Me And Bobby McGee/Janis Joplin (from Pearl) (01.71)