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New Releases and A Celebration of Mary Lou Williams


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Our Mothers Day broadcast highlights new releases from Jennifer Wharton's Bonegasm, vocalists Dee Daniels, Bill Kwan, Roxana Amed and saxophonist Alexa Tarantino with birthday shoutouts to Mary Lou Williams (a formidable Jazz Mother on so many fronts), Andrea Brachfeld and Tania Maria, among others. Thanks for listening and please support the artists you hear by purchasing their music during this time of lockdown.


  • Jennifer Wharton's Bonegasm "Manta Rays" from Not A Novelty (Sunnyside) 00:00
  • Nicki Parrott "Jolene" from If You Could Read My Mind (Arbors) 09:54
  • Host speaks 14:11
  • Chris Pattishall "Aquarius" from Zodiac (Self Released) 15:33
  • Kristin Korb "What's Your Story Morning Glory ?" from What's Your Story (Double K Music) 19:34
  • Dizzy Gillespie "In The Land Of Oo-Bla-Dee" from 1953-1954 The Very Best Of (Stardust) 23:56
  • Host speaks 26:33
  • Mary Lou Williams "Praise The Lord" from Black Christ of the Andes (Smithsonian Folkways) 27:44
  • Carline Ray "Lazarus" from Vocal Sides (CarlCat Records) 33:37
  • Catherine Russell "Just Because You Can" from Inside of This Heart Of Mine (World Village) 39:15
  • Host speaks 43:20
  • Deanna Witkowski "There Is A Balm In Gilead" from Makes the Heart To Sing: Jazz Hymns (Tilapia) 45:00
  • Dee Daniels "I Want Jesus To Walk With Me" from The Promise (Self Released) 49:16
  • Host speaks 53:42
  • Allison Miller & Carmen Staaf "MLW" from Science Fair (Sunnyside) 54:56
  • Akua Dixon "The Sweetest Taboo" from Akua's Dance (Akua's Music) 1:00:00
  • Bill Kwan "Flower Of the Universe" from No Ordinary Love: The Music of Sade (Ikeda Music) 1:05:44
  • Lincoln Briney "Love Is Stronger Than Pride" from Lincoln Briney's Contemporary Favorites: Visions (Indie (Japan)) 1:10:37
  • Host speaks 1:13:42
  • Andrea Brachfeld "Triste E Solitaria" from Brazilian Whispers (Origin) 1:14:49
  • Roxana Amed "Chacarera Para La Mano Izquierda" from Ontology (Sony Latin Music) 1:20:25
  • Tania Maria "Tanoca Vignette" from The Lady From Brazil (Manhattan Records) 1:24:52
  • Host speaks 1:27:56
  • Alexa Tarantino "The Firefly Code" from Firefly (Posi-Tone) 1:28:57
  • Lauren Lee "Another Reality" from The Queen of Cups (ears&eyes) 1:34:52
  • Host speaks 1:39:12
  • Jihye Lee "Why Is That" from Daring Mind (Motema) 1:40:07
  • Stephanie Nakasian "Faraway Part of Town" from French Cookin' (VSOP Records) 1:45:57
  • Veronica Swift "Forget About the Boy" from Confessions (Mack Avenue) 1:50:36
  • Host speaks 1:55:30
  • Vivien Garry Quintet "A Woman's Place Is In the Groove" from A Woman's Place Is In the Groove (PNR) 1:57:07



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