"Save the date" (Podcast Title)
Father Yoddawa... Played some Father Yod tunes and talked about him and his self styles family, and used The Thought Adjusters double l.p. for my info and music... Then went off to Ottawa, musically...
Talked a little about occupy Oregon, Ottawa sounds through the decades, and other fun stuff...
*Gunsmoke- Gunfight, You Always Say
Johnny Bond- Sick, Sober and Sorry
*Pierre Berton- The Cremationof Sam McGhie
Father ahold and the Source Family- Spin, Sleepy
*O.J.Abott- The Barleycorn for Me,, To Be A Farmers Boy Again (off to the Ottawa Valley here with this Folkways collection of local songs)
*Stompin Tom- Big Joe Mufferaw (all the way from Ottawa)
*Mac Beattie- This Ottawa Valley of Mine
*George Joly Duo- Mile After Mile, The Search- from "Live at the Beauclaire"- Ottawa area l.p.
*Calamity Janes- Lorna of the Jungle- played later on maybe-N.B. after 3s A crowd track
*The Guess Who- It's My Pride
*Stitch in Tyme- rent
*Skaliwags- Turn Him Down
*Esquires- It's a Dirty Shame (one of my faves from Ottawa)
*Souljazz Orchestra- live 2009
*Bruce Cockburn- Keep It Open MAYBE PLAYED EARLIER
*Three's A Crowd- Want It. MAYBE PLAYED EARLIER AS WELL
*Floyd Lawson- Phillie- to Motown- to Montreal and Ottawa soul artist, released one of the few sort of holy grail l.p.s, reissued by Afrokat, which we listened to- SWAT and Kay Gee... And we now leave Ottawa...
- mini winter set here->
Dede Soul& Spidelz- Soul Chills
Little Roy- Little Roy Freeze
Three Degrees- Collage
Gil Scott- Heron- Winter in America
Jacob Miller - Cherry Pie
Mighty Diamonds- Pretty Woman 12"
*Truth And Rights- Jah Rastafar I live
Podcast Graphic Duy Huynh http://idread.co.uk/how-time-flies/
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"Happy Samhain" (Podcast Title)
Hallowe'en week... And a nod to Roky Erickson...
I talked just a little about the election, and a little more about Halloween- it's Celtic origins, and it's immigration to these shores, to the children and pranks, to Trick or Treat, which didn't happen until after World War II...
Also some history of Jack o Lanterns, the legend of Stingy Jack, Toronto's Halloween brawls, devil worship and other Halloween fun...
Then spoke a little about the Trans Pacific Partnership, this nasty, expansive trade deal that stands to criminalize a lot of Internet/ music related activity, and so much more...
In the middle, I played a few Roky Erickson live cuts, some from the Halloween double l.p. on Norton, 1 from a tape I transferred to cdr many years ago, a live version of Heroin from about 1982, from NYC, and finished with a couple of cuts from a local appearance some years ago.
*Lutia and Paul Lauzon- The Undertakers' Ball
*Fred Spek's Camp Combo- The Munsters
*Parts Unknown- Supernatural?!?----
*K.C. And the Moonshine Band- Wolfwoman
*The Haunted- I'm Just Gonna Blow My Mind to Bits
The Calico Wall- I'm a Living Sickness
Keith Meehan- Hooker Street
*the Ugly Ducklings- Hangman
*Deja Voodoo- lonely Motel, The House of Dr Stimuli
Joe Dolce- Thriller (acoustic)
*White Cowbell Oklahoma- Frankenstein
*SCUM- Baptism ofFire
*The Sinisters- Bugbrain
*Robbie Rox- Ghost Culture
Roky Erickson- live->Dont Shake Me Lucifer, Heroin, I Think Up Demons, You're Gonna Miss Me, 2 Headed Dog
Goblin- Profondo Bosso
Stanley Turrentine- Spooky
Johnny Jenkins- Blind Bats and Swamp Rats
Dr. John - Black Widow Spider
Cut Chemist etc- Freakenstein Jam
Jimmy Castor-Hey Leroy, the Creature from the Black Lagoon Is YourFather
*M.C. Wildcat- Scamz- this joke rap song has a Halloween reference to dressing as cops to steal some crops, but I don't think we made it that far In to that final track from MC Wildcat... It also sampled Eminence Front, a popular lick on t.v. Ads right now. In 2008 when MC Wildcat recorded this, the song was not well known outside Who fans... Was everyone ahead of their time here?
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"Who's that Bird?" (Podcast Title)
I thought tonight would be a good time to work in some farming songs, harvest songs, food songs, family songs and the odd tokin' tune. For some background, I talked about the history of Thanksgiving, and the English harvest festivals that inspired our fall holiday.
Also worked in a couple of ancient grain songs by way of a couple of folk songs, with a live rendition of John Barlycorn, related to the Indo-European myth of the dying corn god, whose remains we consume to this day...
Finally, worked in a moment about Ernest Charles Dury, 8th Premier of Ontario, some of his policies and his opinion about moving the date for Thanksgiving Day. We have our own election in a week, all shows are pre- emptied next week for that reason...
*Allan Capson- Down In The Boondocks (RIP Billy Joe Royal)
Elvin Bishop- Fishin
*Blue Rodeo- Stealing All My Dreams
*Jarvis Street Revue- Uncle Benny
*Swank- Hey Jeb
*Wilf Carter- Waiting for the Maple Leaves to Fall
*Ray Materick- This Season of Plenty
*George Hamilton IV- Gonna be a Country Boy Again (Buffy Ste Marie cover)
*Buffy Sainte Marie- Men of the Fields
*Bob Burchill- Black Creek (ex Perth County Conspiracy)
*The Band- King Harvest- Live Hollywood Bowl l.p.
*Neil Young - Harvest Moon (live)
*Good Brothers- The Rabbit
*Jughead- Barn Song
*Don Garbutt- Turkey in the D.A.W.
The Blues Rockers- Calling all Cows
Cheech and Chong- Up in Smoke
Bettye Lavette- Thankful and Thoughtful (Sly Stone cover)
...and now some food toones...
Elijah and the Ebonites- Hot Grits!
Chuck Womack and the Sweet Souls- Ham Hocks and Beans
J.B.s- Pass the Peas
Rufus Thomas- Old MacDonald's Farm (live)
Johnny Morisette- I'm Hungry
Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings- Fish in a Dish
Raynel Wynglas- Bar B Q Ribs
Giants- Fried Neckbones and Homefries (odd l.p. w/ Santana, War, etc)
Obie Plenty- Beef Stew
Fatback Band- Yum Yum Gimme Some
*Poppyseed Love Explosion- Bales of Pot
John Holt- Police in Helicopter
Carlton Livingston- Trodding through the Jungle
Neville Brown- Babylon Don't Touch My Sensi
Stevie Wonder- You Ain't Done Nothing... Dedicated to our current P.M.
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"Wondering Where The Lion's At?" (Podcast Title)
WILD- email told me this referred to World International Lions' Day...
Along with Pan Am live music, while missing tonight's Alejandro Escovedo show, I played forbears Pete, Sheila and Coke Escovedo, and hot sounds from Colombia, Brazil, Peru, Jamaica, and from the Mexican- American Escovedos...
Talked a little about election coverage, last Saturday's Tanya Tagaq and Roots shows at City Hall, the Scarbourough Afro Carib Fest Aug 23rd-24th, this week's upcoming free shows, as well as...
The wild boar shot and killed by Caledon OPP for the crime of being a wild animal lost in suburbia...
Summer Sequels- Mike Duffy Trial is back
Pickering people angry at neighbours little kids for making noise in family pool
Harper won't visit Toronto-the - City, just 905-land... All over 905, actually, but no 416... All 905 and no 416 should be somebody's local election campaign slogan!
Meanwhile, in urbane, cosmopolitan Toronto... Residents in downtown summer hotspots - people who bought their condos near places like Harbourfront- are now mad that people continue to enjoy events at Harbourfront, as they had before them, and, one hopes, forever onward...
Also, lobsters are suddenly taking off in China- or, more accurately,lobsters hauled in to Halifax are being flown en masse to Shanhai...
And... Bugs! Beer's new best friend? Apparently, scientists have recently learned various bugs produce unique yeasts that can flavour beer...
And once more... The Humane Society somehow have my email, and they told me National Geographic got involved to try and make, establish, or continue, this day, August 10th, to be WILD- World International Lions' Day- RIP Cecil
Los Quinchimali- from a CBC Radio transcription disc, on half a side, is this band of "new Canadians" playing Andean music, according to the liner notes...
I talked over a bit of it... Tracks were -> Fiesta, Ya Yan Quinchu, Rondador, Veranito
Jane Bunnett w. Cuban Piano Masters- Recorded Toronto 1993- Como Fue
Aline Morales- Musa,
Lenis Reno and his Canadian Band - live at Lula- opening
Samba Squad- Baba Fururu
All Canadian until here... Off to Colombia with...
Bwana- la Jurumba,
Pete and Sheila Escovedo- Azteca Mozambique
Coke Escovedo- Wouldn't Change A Thing
Traffic Sound- Suavecito- my favourite Peruvian band
El Chicano- One More Night, Juntos
Black Sugar- Don't You Worry About A Thing- another hot Peruvian band
From jumping around the new world, sonically, we're off to celebrate WILD- For the Lions, including Cecil, who, even in cold, dry, financial terms, was worth more alive than dead...
Originally, I was gonna play songs for, by or about other zoo animals but time kept moving on...
Simon and Garfunkel- At the Zoo
Bruce Cockburn- Wondering Where the Lions Are
Big Black- Lion
Solomon Linda- Mbube 1939 rendition of this classic, I have talked on the air before about the history of this song, so I kept it brief tonight, and continued...
Ras Michael and the Sons of Negus- Rise Jah Jah Children- a very dread, deep roots take on this song... I payed Miriam Makeba's powerful version not so long ago, so I kept it to these two renditions, letting Ras Michael lead the charge/ forward march to reggae, with-
Ras Lee- Who Killed the Lion- he is referring to Bob Marley, but it still fits...
Kidd Rasta and the Peace,Akers- Walk Like Lion Talk Like Lamb - also local
Bushman and band- Man a Lion- live, Opera House 2000, DB Hawkes tape
I Roy- Natty Dread the Lion
Rocky Dawuni- not a lion song, but this African reggae singer will be at Harbourfront this weekend, while I am doing other stuff in New Brunswick....
Bob Marley and the Wailers- Lion Of Judah- Kingston Peace Concert 1978
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"Holy (4 day!) Week!" (Podcast Title)
Here's to Holy-4-day-Week, for Christians, working stiffs and anyone else...
I wanted to do a gospel history theme for a little while, as I haven't done one in a long time... Black History Month seemed like a good time, but other ideas kept coming like popcorn, so now let's enjoy some thumping, smoking gospel sounds and find out a thing or two about gospel music, it's relationship to established hymns, and such...
I also talked about Thomas Andrew "Georgia Tom" Dorsey, Chicago's Pilgrim Baptist Church, Black Nova Scotian history, and more...
As usual, things started off with a few Canadian selections including a Bob Burchill album with, uh, religious over-and-undertones, which I just picked up and a surprising jam from Measha Brueggergosman on a Jesus tip.
Tonight we heard...
Neil Young - Everybody Knows... / Winterlong- live in Cincinnati '70 from l.p.
Perth County Conspiracy- Crucifixion Cartoon
Bob Burchill (Perth County)- Different Ways, Will I Ever Get to Heaven?
Ellen McIllwaine- Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven, Nobody Wants to Die
Metropolitan Toronto Police Association Male Chorus/ Bob Wilby, soloist- Introductions, I Saw the Light
Ottawa Police Male Chorus- Introductions, Just a Closer Walk With Thee, O Happy Day
Measha Brueggergosman - Ride On, King Jesus
Joe and Eddie- There's a Meeting Here Tonight - live l.p.
Rev. Gatemouth Moore and his Gospel Singers- Jesus On the Mainline
The Gospelaires- They Won't Believe Believe In Me- raw Akron gospel from an Old reissue of an even older record called Camp Meeting...
Blind Boys of Alabama with Tom Waits- Go Tell It On The Mountain
Donny Brooks and the Rockin Revelators- Live at the Southside Shuffle c.d.- Jesus Satisfies, Power in the Blood, Leaning on the Everlasting...
Montreal Black Youth Community Choir- How I Got Over, Precious Memories
Fisk University Jubilee Quartet- Roll Jordan Roll- 1913, very early gospel rec
The Jubilators- In My Heart
Rev. Utah Smith and his Congregation- I Got Two Wings
The Meditation Singers- Certainly Lord- live
The RSB Gospel Singers- inside the Beautiful Gate
Rosetta Davis w/ James Cleveland and the Charles Fold Singers- Fire- live in Cincinnati, l.p.
Troy Ramey and the Soul Searchers- I Can't Stop Holding On
Tyrone Barkley- Manon Value
Stevie Wonder- live- Have A Talk With God
Rev. Edwin Hawkins Singers- live- Jesus Children of America
Golden Echoes- Packing a Grip
Sensational 5- Coming on Strong Staying Long
Ada Richards- I'm Drunk and Real High I The Spirit of God- ( a favourite )
Voices of Conquest- O Yes My Lord
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"Ontario Family Day International Black History Month" (Podcast Title)
Black History Month continues... With some background on the dance/ church/ social scene in Southwestern Ontario, as I have been checking out the book Breaking Loose, about historic Black communities of southwestern Ontario, at the end of the Underground Railroad.
For Family Day, that is today's legal holiday in Ontario, the rest of the music played will be from family relations, because, tonight, we are...
Keepin' it in the family...
Also, I put out some background on the Black Canadian Vinyl Rarity, Floyd Lawson and the Hearts of Stone - Comin Out, an extremely rare album I learned about after checking out the dodgy Canadian Racer comp... this is some Ottawa area funk via Philadelphia and Motown... I found a copy of the reissue, itself a rarity already with only 500 copies pressed, with Floyd's cooperation and consent on the Afrokat label.
Also, thought I'd mention Claudette Colvin's mostly forgotten role in the Civil Rights struggle...
And in more old civil rights cases in the news again, seven of nine men convicted of trespassing for sitting at a whites-only counter in Alabama 1961, they were exonerated a week or three ago...
Lettuce w. Nigel Hall- Do it Like You Do- playing T.O. This week-
Floyd Lawson and the Hearts of Stone- the second side of their second album,
Feat. Oil in the Ground, Love Won't Let me Wait, Rated X, Air That I Breathe, Only Takes A Minute
Billy Martin and his Orch. - Side two of his Round Midnight album, mostly background while I talked, until Comin' Home
Dianne Brooks- To Make You Happy, Memories- the latter I talked over-
The rest of tonight's show features acts which include blood relations - I.e. no married couples performing for the purpose of tonight's Family Day thang...
Staples Singers- Freedom Highway- live Fillmore West 68
Robert Randolph and the Family Band - BillieJean- live Phoenix '04
Sly and the Family Stone- Colour Me True- live Fillmore East 68
Sunday's Child- Feelin Good
Chambers Brothers- Bang Bang- live Fillmore 68
Isley Brothers - Love the One You're With - live Bitter End 73
Mandrill- Mandrill - feat. the Wilson brothers
Kool and the Gang- the Electric Frog with the Bell family, as are the Kay Gees next.
The Kay- Gees - Get Down
Brothers Johnson- Dancin and Prancin'
ADC Band - Long Stroke - feat. Members of Johnnie Mae Mathews' family
The Meters- Fiyo on the Bayou - live Metarie LA 1/77 - need anyone be reminded of the Nevilles?
Galactic w. Casa Samba- Magalenha- not a family jam, but a funky nod to Brazilian Carnival and Mardi Gras in one song!
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"Stone's throw to Hamilton" (Podcast Title)
Some R.I.P.'s tonight, sad but true, resulting in us hearing a good size chunk of classic luck like Happy live, for bobby keys, and Stay w me live, for Ian mclagan...
Some Christmas soundz and
-a bunch of people from Hamilton... Seeing as I might have White Cowbell Oklahoma out as guests next week, I thought we'd "get to know some Hamiltonians" tonight...
Not much more to say tonight, brought up a tale or 2 from Hamilton's past...
Rail yard ghosts- plastic toys n black coal
*Rick Fines- Country Christmas Blues
The Faces- Stay with Me - Live1972- RIP Ian McLagan
The Rolling Stones- Live with Me, Happy - Live 1973- RIP Bobby Keys
Canned Heat- Broke Down HD Blues
*Teena Age Head-live l.p.- Picture my Face, let's go to Hawaii, more...
*Forgotten Rebels- In Love With The System
*Teenage Head- live -Kissin the Carpet
*King Biscuit Boy-29 Ways, Bald Headed Rhumba Boogie, Lord Pity Us All
*Crowbar- Live- Power to the People, Oh What a Feeling
*Lighthouse-live Fillmore 69- Whatever Forever
Chairmen of the Board- Chairmen of the Board, not a theme song mebbe but a descriptor... Hamilton's own Harrison Kennedy was in this classic Detroit funk and soul band,,best known for Give Me A Little More Time... Also played Saginaw County Line, Children of Today, and Everybody Party All Night
Latimore- Qualified Man
Electric Jungle- Funky Funky Christmas
Jackson Sisters- Rocksteady
Joe Higgs- Live 1981- Wonderful Love, Creation
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"The Day After" (Podcast Title) November 10th 2014
Remembrance Day tomorrow...the 100th year of this occasion. Last year I think I went all-out and played a tonne of war n' army related tracks... Mixed in some people on tour at the moment...
L Cohen - Passing Through
Zachary Lucky- Introduction, Across the Ocean, Back In The Fall
Downchild- Must Have been the Devil
Alan Mills- Pork Beans and Hard Tack
O.J. Abbott - The Heights Of Alma
Roland Lebrun- lettre d'amour a sa fiancée, Pour Oublier Cette Vie
Dave Gunning- And the Band Played Waltzing Matilda
Everything has been Canadian until now...
Bob Segar System- 2+2=?
Chambers Brothers- Time - live @ St.John The Divine Church, NYC 1971
Curtis Mayfield- Back to the World
Nina Simone- My Sweet Lord- Today Is A Killer - live 1972
End of Remembrance Day set, some glitches, start delaying Nina S. live Poppies before cluing in, it's dried and processed poppies, not the Flanders Field ones.... So I explained myself and threw on the Nina track from the same album...
On to John Fogerty, paying this Saturday, his tunes interpreted by others...
Gene Harris- Green River
Ohio Players- Proud Mary
U Roy- Babylon Burning (Proud Mary-ish)
Honey boy Martin- Have you ever seen the Rain?
Jimmy Cliff- Viet Nam - live
Marcia Griffiths- Now You're Here - live
Irving "Al" Brown- Listen to the Music
Roger over and out...
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"Closing Time" (Podcast Title)
El Mocambo closing... Again...
B Spear 76
Elvis c 80 w English beat
My dog popper station 10 reference in lost my job to a guy named Gino
OCAD, Beverley tavern, so few places to play in mid70s T.O
Oca 3D gig widely regarded as 1st big T.O. Gig
Colonial tavern and its bsmnt, called the Underground
New Yorker Theatre
Horseshoe, songs for the Hideout MI, the Rat Boston, someone live at cbgb's NYC, descr Ivan Krals videos, Maxs KC, lameness of live at cbgb's l.p.
Mudd Club, Palladium, Sob's, Tramps
Tippitina's New Orleans
Montreal? Foufounes, cowboy junkies, doa, coming soon to TO,
Yorkville vs Yonge St Strip
Talked a bit last week about it... Short hair n suits, rnb and hit covers vs long hair, any kind of attire, original songs...
70s demise of Yorkville, Riverboat - last holdout??
Slow rise of new venues... Go back to Treat Me Like Dirt book info...
Poss segue into bootlegs, labels, tapers...?
Wetlands, NYC scene of Anderson Theatre, then Fillmore East, in betw. Cafe au Go-go,
The mansion on a hill book about the expansion of Premiere Talent, the east coast booking behemoth
Boston- Unicorn, later Boston Tea Party , later still the Sugarshack,
Montreal- early days, few places to play... The Roxy? union Francais? Before Foufounes...
The Rialto, nice try,
Dunno what's up w. Foufounes nowadays, looks like a cheese ball night club
New Penelope Club,
ALSO... I REMEMBER READING OF SIMILAR SITUATIONS AROUND THE WORLD, AFTER THE 60s & 70s...
London UK Pub Rock, covers, secret rise of punk in back rooms before Roxy and such places opened... The Roundhouse mebbe the one exception... marquee stopped mattering in the 60s, Ronnie Scott's for black American music unless one was big enough for the Hammersmith or the Rainbow or...
While in NYC, the 70s seemed to be hard on alive music for a while... There were... The Bitter End, the Bottom Line, Academy of Music for bigger acts, but pre CBGB'S there were virtually no places for experimental new sounds...
1990s Tramps, Wetlands, both long gone
Seattle to fine people for throwing out compostible items w. garbage
Guy murdered in France was impersonating dead guy from Chilliwack
Kitty pants event
Crooked Brothers- playing soon- Working for the Government, Winter's Come
Jughead- Ain't Got the Time
Leslie Spit Treeo- The Sound
Stompin Tom- Horseshoe Hotel Song
Kreemers - El Mocambo
The Mods- The Other Side (live)
The Last Pogo l.p. live at the Horseshoe '78- Secrets- Teenage Rampage, Drastic Measures- Flowers, Cardboard Brains- Babies Run My World
The Nils- Scratches and Needles
Willie Loco Alexander Boom Boom Band- At the Rat
The Boize- I Want Sex
The Cramps- live- Faster Pussycat
Howlin Wolf- live- Cambridge Club 47
Funkadelic- Loose Booty- Live at The Sugarshack, Boston 74
Professor Longhair & Dr. John- live @ Tippitina's 77- Tippitina
Les McCann-live- Opening Jam, Bottom Line June 75
Kool & the Gang- live @ Sex Machine, NYC - Kool It (here comes the fuzz)
". ". ". " @ P.J.s, Hollywood- the Penguin
Rufus Thomas - " @ " " - The Preacher and the Bear
Otis Redding- " @ the Whiskey A Go Go - Destiny
Sly & the Family Stone- live @ the Fillmore 68- Life
InI Kamoze- live @ Concert Hall 86- World Of Reggae Music
Burning Spear- Live @ El Mocambo 76- Slavery Days
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"String Theories" (Podcast Title)
Strings, Violin vs Fiddle. A brief nod to St Paddy's to start things off witha Pogues connection-
Well, it seemed high time I salute the fiddle, and maybe contrast it with violins and string Sections in soul music, particularly in Memphis and Detroit, as Motown and Stax really injected some of the most influential soulful string parts in popular music... Just my opinion, which I attempt to explain in tonight's edition of Veritable Infusion.
As usual, some historic nuggets pop up, about recording techniques and the legendary theatre-cum- studio on McClemore Avenue in Memphis... Some Detroit - Memphis connections pop up as well...
Bettye Lavette- Dirty Old Town
The Pogues - Streams Of Whiskey, The Boys from County Hell, taken from a live cd called "Sink That Bottle", recorded with Shane on some European tour...
*Bob Cussen Bluegrass Band- Sugarfoot, Horse Mountain Breakdown, Flop Eared Mule, Shucking The Corn, Clinch Mountain Backstep,
*Original Caste- Mr Monday
*Graham Townsend- Trailblazers 2 Step, Snowshoers Reel, Debbie's Waltz
*Stringband- Mic Mac Song
*King Ganam- King Gnam Special, Riding Old Paint, The Tipsy Sailor Jig,
*Altones - Thunder Road, Wind
*Showdown- The Devil Went Down To Georgia
*1755 - Disco Banjo
Papa John Creach and Midnight Sun- Enjoy
Choker Campbell and His 16 Piece Band- Fingertips
4 Tops- I Can't Help Myself
Jr. Walker- What Does It Take?
Supremes- Some Day We'll Be Together (live)
Temptations- Papa Was A Rolling Stone
Funkadelic- A Joyful Process
Dennis Coffey- Taurus
Junie Morrison- When We Do
Detroit Emeralds- Feel The Need
Al Green- Sha La La La La
Eddie Floyd -Never Found A Girl
Mad lads - Gone! The Promises Of Yesterday
Isaac Hayes- Feelin Alright (live at the Sierra Tahoe l.p.)
Sly & the Family Stone- My Lady (live, Lawrence KS 11/74)
B.R. And Timebomb- Super B.R.
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