Love Songs for August
September 22, 2018
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centennial celebration; plus there is a bumper crop of new releases to share.
Playlist "I Wished on the Moon" from Harry Allen The Candy Men (Arbors) 00:00 "I Wished on the Moon" from Rosemary Clooney From Bing to Billie (Concord Records) 08:20 & Frank Sinatra "How Am I to Know?" from Tommy Dorsey The Song Is You (RCA) 12:33 Host speaks 15:38 "New August Tune" from Deanna Witkowski Wide Open Window (Khaeon) 18:02 & Roswell Rudd "Love Song for August from Heather Masse August Love Song (Red House Records) 25:51 "Come Closer" from Kat Gang Come Closer (NKR Records) 31:00 Host speaks 35:49 "Mr. Pancake" from Miki Yamanaka Miki (Cellar Live) 38:27 "You Fascinate Me So" from Mark Murphy Midnight Mood (MPS Records) 43:57 Host speaks 48:07 "A Summer in Jerusalem" from Meg Okura Ima Ima (NewMusic USA) 49:53 "Off the Record" from Mary Halvorson Code Girl (Firehouse 12 Records) 1:00:12 "Walkin' After Midnight" from Roseanna Vitro Tell Me the Truth (Skyline Records) 1:05:41 "Into Each Life" from Andrew Distel It Only Takes Time (Jeru Jazz) 1:10:04 "When in Rome" from Libby York Memoir (Self released) 1:14:08 Host speaks 1:19:43 "Shiny Stockings from Count Basie April In Paris (Verve Records) 1:23:25 & Count Basie "Them There Eyes" from Ella Fitzgerald Ella and Basie! (Verve Records) 1:28:40 Sammy Davis, Jr. & Count Basie "New York City Blues" from Our Shining Hour (Verve Records) 1:33:47 Host speaks Time Marker1:36:41 "Slow Dance with Me" from Katie Thiroux Off Beat (Capri Record) 1:41:52 Lincoln Briney "Haunt Me" from Lincoln Briney's Contemporary Favorites-Visions (Indie (Japan)) 1:47:44 "The Sweetest Taboo" from The Tiki Collective Muse (Slammin Medea) 1:51:38 Host speaks 1:55:45 "Leap of Faith" from Amanda Gardier Empathy (Green Mind Records) 1:56:38 "Kicks" from Mimi Fox Kicks (Sugo) 2:02:13 "Learnin' the Blues" from Anita Wardell Kinda Blue (Specific Jazz) 2:07:45 "You Don't Know Me" from Vicki Burns Live at Anna's Jazz Island (Self released) 2:13:07 Host speaks 2:18:24 "Waiting for Sunshine from Flow Flow (LMB Music Record Label) 2:21:31 "Tuesdays in Chinatown" from Andy Bey Tuesdays in Chinatown (Blue Pie) 2:26:15 "Unsophisticated" from Kandace Springs Indigo (Blue Note) 2:33:04 Host speaks 2:36:28 "I Had a King" from Herbie Hancock River: The Joni Letters (Verve) 2:38:54 "Urge For Going" from Debra Mann Full Circle: The Music of Joni Mitchell (Whaling City Sound) 2:47:18 Host speaks 2:54:03 "Tonight" from Bobby Sanabria West Side Story Reimagined (Jazzheads) 3:01:00 "I Can Cook" from Patti Labelle Bel Hommage (GPE Records) 3:06:50 "Some Other Time" from Vivian Lee Let's Talk About Love (Tara Records) 3:10:31 Host speaks 3:16:18 "Convergence" from Helen Sung Sung With Words (Stricker Street Records) 3:18:03 "No One After You" from Hilary Gardner The Great City (Anzic Records) 3:23:15 & Mark Winkler "The Ballad of the Sad Young Men/Lies of Handsome Men" from Cheryl Bentyne Eastern Standard Time (Café Pacific) 3:26:31 "Two for the Road" from Rachel Caswell We're All In the Dance (Turtle Ridge Records) 3:32:36 Host speaks 3:38:14Time Marker "Certes" from Camille Bertault Pas de géant (Okeh) 3:40:34 "La Vie en Rose" from Beat Kaestli Collage (Unit Records) 3:43:46 "Nuit Blanche" from Cyrille Aimee Cyrille Aimée Live (Mack Avenue) 3:47:24 Host speaks 3:53:10 "Sunday Nostalgia" from Shamie Royston Beautiful Liar (Sunnyside) 3:54:15
"What fresh Hell is this?" We begin with songs by Dorothy Parker, who, though best known for her sharp wisecracks, turned out several luscious standards in her day. In the second hour, we salute the great