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Nothing Like You - A Birthday Shoutout to Dorothy Parker


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This week we feature new releases from trumpeter Eddie Henderson, vocalist Allegra Levy, trombonist Emily Asher's Garden Party and drummer John Hollenbeck with birthday shoutouts to Dorothy Parker (pictured), Carolyn Leigh, Adrienne Fenemor, Dinah Washington, Charlie Parker (100!), Alice Coltrane, Cecile McLorin Salvant, Mimi Fox and more. Thanks for listening and please support the artists you hear by purchasing their music during this time of lockdown.


  • Adrienne Fenemor "Mo' Puddin'" from Mo' Puddin' (Self released) 00:00
  • George Evans "How Am I to Know?" from I'm All Smiles (M-Swing) 06:04
  • Dena DeRose "Nothing Like You" from Ode to the Road (HighNote) 09:57
  • Host speaks 15:27
  • Eddie Henderson "God Bless the Child" from Shuffle and Deal (Smoke Sessions Records) 16:54
  • Dinah Washington "You've Been a Good Ole Wagon" from Back to the Blues (Roulette Records) 23:42
  • Host speaks 27:33
  • Maria Schneider Orchestra "Braided Together" from Data Lords (ArtistShare) 28:24
  • Allegra Levy "Samba de Beach" from Lose My Number (Steeplechase) 28:24
  • Host speaks 32:16
  • Sheila Jordan "Confirmation" from Better Than Anything (There Records) 37:45
  • Amy London, Holli Ross, Dylan Pramuk, Darmon Meader "Bird Chasin (Chasin the Bird)" from The Royal Bopsters Project (Motema) 43:37
  • Ellynne Ray "Ornithology/Blujay & Cat" from The Birdsongs Project (Self released) 47:50
  • Host speaks 51:36
  • Linda May Han Oh "Ebony" from Aventurine (Biophilia) 52:52
  • Emily Asher's Garden Party "Autobus" from If I Were a Window (Self released) 1:00:00
  • Paris Combo "Notre Vie Comme Un Western" from Tako Tsubo! (DRG Records/eOne) 1:03:51
  • Patti Wicks "On Second Thought" from Love Locked Out (MaxJazz) 1:07:10
  • Host speaks 1:09:55
  • Alice Coltrane "Stopover Bombay" from Journey in Satchidananda (Impulse! Records) 1:12:00
  • Lakecia Benjamin "Om Shanti" from Pursuance-The Coltranes (Ropedope) 1:14:47
  • Host speaks 1:20:11
  • LP And The Vinyl "I Can't Help It" from Heard and Seen (Origin) 1:21:05
  • Artemis "If It's Magic" from Artemis (Blue Note) 1:26:11
  • Mimi Fox "Kicks" from Kicks (Sugo) 1:29:30
  • Host speaks 1:35:04
  • John Hollenbeck "Blue" from Songs You Like a Lot (Sunnyside) 1:36:13
  • Herbie Hancock "Both Sides Now" from River: The Joni Letters (Verve) 1:43:34
  • Ian Shaw, Iain Ballamy, Jamie Safir "Some Other Time" from What's New (Silent Wish) 1:51:07
  • Host speaks 1:55:57
  • Vivien Garry Quintet "A Woman's Place Is in the Groove" from A Woman's Place Is in the Groove (PNR) 1:57:09

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