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For Today, Tomorrow and Always - A 2018 Retrospective

Mary Foster Conklin By

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The final broadcast of the year remembered some of the great artists that left us in 2018, with birthday shout outs to Una Mae Carlisle, Cab Calloway, Rebecca Parris, Nancy LaMott and Annie Lennox, among others, plus a nod to more Grammy nominees. Happy New Year!


  • Janice Friedman "Get Set" from Live at Kitano (Self released) 00:00
  • Tom Waits "New Year's Eve" from Bad As Me (Anti) 03:45
  • Una Mae Carlisle "Oh I'm Evil" from Divas, Vol. 2 (Broken Audio) 08:10
  • Marty Elkins "Walkin By the River" from Walkin By the River (Nagel Heyer) 10:32
  • Host speaks 16:27
  • Lauren Sevian "Miss Lady" from Bliss (Posi-Tone) 19:20
  • New York Voices "Cold" from Live with the WDR Big Band Cologne (Palmetto) 25:00
  • Maria Muldaur "Don't You Feel My Leg" from Don't You Feel My Leg -The Naughty Bawdy Blues of Blue Lu Barker (Last Music Company) 32:06
  • Host speaks 36:05
  • Monika Herzig "Nancy Wilson Portrait" from Sheroes (Whaling City Sound) 39:08
  • Nancy Wilson "For Heaven's Sake" from But Beautiful (Capitol) 45:34
  • Nancy Wilson "Ode to Billy Joe" from Welcome to My Love (Capitol) 48:22
  • Host speaks 53:37
  • Esperanza Spalding "Endangered Species" from Radio Music Society (Heads Up International) 55:00
  • Allison Au "Force Majeure" from Wander Wonder (Self released) 1:01:25
  • Wesla Whitfield "September Song" from September Songs (HighNote) 1:09:36
  • Joe Williams "You Showed Me the Way" from Jazz Round Midnight (Verve) 1:15:02
  • Host speaks 1:18:25
  • The DIVA Jazz Orchestra "Square One" from The Diva Jazz Orchestra 25th Anniversary Project (ArtistShare) 1:20:24
  • Nancy LaMott "The Summer Knows_Summer Me Winter Me" from Listen to My Heart (LML Music) 1:26:42
  • Tony Bennett & Diana Krall "My One and Only" from Love Is Here To Stay (Verve) 1:32:24
  • Host speaks 1:35:09
  • Katie Bull "Rapture for the David" from All Hot Bodies Radiate (Self released) 1:37:18
  • Sean Harkness and Marcus Simeone "Caught Up In the Rapture" from Blue (Miranda Music) 1:42:29
  • Kellye Gray "God You Make Me Wonder" from Rendering (Grr8 Records) 1:46:46
  • Host speaks 1:53:02
  • Rachel Z "Room of One's Own" from Room of One's Own (NYC (New York City)) 1:54:52
  • Annie Chen "Secret Treetop" from Secret Treetop (Shanghai Audio & Video Ltd.) 2:00:32
  • Peggy Lee "My Dear Acquaintance (A Happy New Year)" from Christmas with Peggy Lee (Capitol) 2:08:42
  • Willie Nelson "Young At Heart" from My Way (Sony Legacy) 2:11:44
  • Marlene VerPlanck "The Way You Look Tonight" from I Give Up, I'm In Love (Audiophile) 2:14:28
  • Host speaks 2:18:10
  • Tia Fuller "In the Trenches" from Diamond Cut (Mack Avenue) 2:20:12
  • Gary Burton & Rebecca Parris "We Can Try Love Again" from It's Another Day (GRP Records) 2:26:20
  • Rebecca Parris "For Today, Tomorrow and Always (Sonnet for a New Friend)" from A Passionate Fling (Self released) 2:32:51
  • Host speaks 2:38:30
  • Leslie Pintchik "Your call will be answered by our next available representative, in the order in which it was received. Please stay on the line: your call is important to us" from You Eat My Food, You Drink My Wine, You Steal My Girl! (Pintch Hard Records) 2:40:18
  • Shakers n Bakers "New Generation" from Heart Love (Little I Music) 2:45:41
  • Host speaks 2:51:03
  • Iris Ornig "Harrison" from Storyteller (Self released) 2:54:25
  • Anne Sajdera "New Year" from New Year (Bijuri Records) 3:00:45
  • Bob Dorough "Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most" from Right On My Way Home (Blue Note) 3:05:55
  • Bob Dorough "Learnin' the Blues" from Live at the Deer Head Inn (Deer Head Records) 3:11:53
  • Host speaks 3:17:37
  • The Count Basie Orchestra "Hello" from All About That Basie (Concord Jazz) 3:20:27
  • Aretha Franklin "Rollin in the Deep" from Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics (RCA Records, a div. of Sony Entertainment) 3:25:01
  • Aretha Franklin "Muddy Water" from Yeah! (Columbia/Legacy) 3:28:59
  • Cab Calloway "Downhearted Blues" from The Great Cab Calloway! Hits (Xelon Entertainment) 3:31:24
  • Host speaks 3:34:08
  • Lynne Arriale "Finding Home" from Give Us These Days (Challenge) 3:36:11
  • Charles Lloyd and Lucinda Williams "Dust" from Vanished Gardens (Capitol Records) 3:41:52
  • Mary Foster Conklin "Photographs" from Photographs (MockTurtle Music) 3:49:49
  • Host speaks 3:53:47
  • Bobby Sanabria "Cool" from West Side Story Reimagined (Jazzheads) 3:55:02


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