Episode #152 – Down In The Root Cellar Beyond The Blues • Phase Two

State Controlled Radio Episode #152
February 22-23, 2009
Down In The Root Cellar Beyond The Blues [Phase Two]

1) Lonesome Blues/Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five (Okeh single) (06.23.26)
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) Something’s Gotta Hold On Me/Etta James (Argo single) (12.61)
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) I’ve Got A Woman/Ray Charles (Atlantic single) (12.54)
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) A Fine Romance (A Sarcastic Love Song)/Billie Holiday (Vocalion single) (10.21.36)
5
) Come On In My Kitchen [take 1]/Robert Johnson (Vocalion single) (11.23.36)
6
) They Can’t Take That Away From Me/Sarah Vaughan (from Swingin’ Easy) (04.02.54)
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) Cow Cow Boogie/Cow Cow Davenport (Vocalion single) (07.16.28)
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) A Poem To Thrill The NAACP, Or A Black Family Moves To The Suburbs/Mbembe Milton Smith (recorded 1978) (from Our Souls Have Grown Deep) (02.04.00)
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) Sitting On Top Of The World/Howlin’ Wolf (Chess single) (12.57)
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) Honey Dripper Blues/Georgia White (Decca single) (1935)
11
) Flip Flop And Fly/Big Joe Turner (Atlantic single) (01.28.55)
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) Hang Up My Rock And Roll Shoes/Chuck Willis (Atlantic single) (02.14.58)
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) Smooth Sailing/Ella Fitzgerald (Decca single) (09.51)
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) Boogie Chillen/John Lee Hooker (Modern single) (12.48)
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) Blues With A Feeling/Little Walter (Checker single) (10.53)
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) Nigger Rhythm Rhymes From The Blues Part Of Town (Pt. 4)/Wanda Coleman (from Twin Sisters) (1985)
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) Chirpin’ The Blues/Alberta Hunter (Decca single) (1939)
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) Your Cash Ain’t Nothin’ But Trash/The Clovers (Atlantic single) (08.54)
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) Coca-Cola Commercial/Aretha Franklin (1968)
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) Dr. Feelgood (Love Is A Serious Business)/Aretha Franklin (from I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You) (03.10.67)
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) Damn Right, I’ve Got The Blues/Buddy Guy (from Damn Right, I’ve Got The Blues) (1991)
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) The “In” Crowd/The Ramsey Lewis Trio (Argo single) (08.65)
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) She’s Looking Good/Rodger Collins (Galaxy single) (02.67)
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) Ninety-Nine And A Half (Won’t Do)/Wilson Pickett (Atlantic single) (12.20.65)
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) You Don’t Know Like I Know/Sam & Dave (Stax single) (11.10.65)
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) I Live For My Car/Wanda Coleman (from Twin Sisters) (1985)
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) WLOV Roll Call Y’all/Samuel Jackson (from Do The Right Thing) (06.30.89)
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) What Kind Of Man Is That?/Koko Taylor (Checker single) (06.30.64)
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) I’m In The Mood/John Lee Hooker (Modern single) (10.51)
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) Gene Nobles’ Royal Crown Hairdressing Commercial/Little Richard (from The Specialty Sessions) (10.15.56)
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) She Got It/Little Richard (Specialty single) (09.06.56)
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) I Can’t Lose With The Stuff I Use/Lester Williams (Specialty single) (01.52)
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) Down In Mexico/The Coasters (Atco single) (01.11.56)
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) Give Me Central 209/Lightnin’ Hopkins (Sittin’ In With single) (02.52)
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) Shame, Shame, Shame/Jimmy Reed (Vee Jay single) (1963)
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) I’ll Keep Sitting On It (If I Can’t Sell It)/Georgia White (Decca single) (1936)
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) Easy Baby/Magic Sam (Cobra single) (1958)
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) Driving Wheel/Little Junior Parker (Duke single) (1960)
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) Good To Me/Irma Thomas (Chess single) (12.67)
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) King Heroin [excerpt]/James Brown (Polydor single) (02.72)
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) Ohm/Saul Stacey Williams (recorded 1996) (from Our Souls Have Grown Deep) (02.04.00)
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) Rollin’ Stone/Muddy Waters (Chess single) (02.50)
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) This Train/Sister Rosetta Tharpe (Decca single) (01.10.39)
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) Sad Hours/Little Walter (Checker single) (12.52)
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) Wheel Of Fortune/Dinah Washington (Mercury single) (03.52)