WNUR Conference of the Birds, 2014-03-11

WNUR 2014 T-Shirt design“Conference of the Birds” is my weekly radio program on WNUR-FM. It airs on Tuesdays from 5-7:30 am Chicago time (UTC-5). And, of course, when technology cooperates, you can just come here for the archives. You can subscribe to the podcast with this URL (click here to subscribe in iTunes).

Just good music.



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Artist: “Track” – Album (Label)
Grupo Fantasma: “(Nace De La) Rumba y Guaguanco” – Sonidos Gold (High Wire Music)
El Gran Combo: “El Jibarito” – Los Nenes Sicodelicos (Gema Records)
Celia Cruz: “Cha Cha Guere” – Serie Inmortales – La Cumbanchera (Yo Yo)
Revolcionnarios: “Mi Bella Panama” – Panama! 2: Latin Sounds, Cumbia Tropical & Calypso Funk On The Isthmus 1967-77 (Soundway)
Gabo Brown & Orchestre Poly-Rythmo: “It’s a Vanity” – African Scream Contest: Raw & Psychedelic Sounds From Benin & Togo 70s (Analog Africa)
LoneStar: “La maquina infernal” – Sensacional Soul 2 (Vampisoul)
Ry-Co Jazz: “Twist With the Docteur” – Rumba ‘Round Africa (Retroafric)
Mad Professor: “In King David’s Style” – Psychedelic Dub (Ariwa)
Bobby Kalphat: “Zion Hill” – Zion Hill (Pressure Sounds)
Morogoro Jazz Band: “Livu” – Zanzibara 3 – Ujamaa: The 60′s Sound of Tanzania (Buda Musique)
E.T. Mensah: “Nkebo Baaya” – All For You (Retroafric)
Nomo: “Nocturne” – Invisible Cities (Ubiquity)
Tom Zé: “Mã” – Brazil Classics 4: The Best of Tom Zé (Luaka Bop)
Sly & the Family Stone: “Color Me True” – Dance to the Music (Epic)
Tony Bowens and the Soul Choppers: “Boilin’ Water” – Quantic Presents: The World’s Rarest Funk 45s (Jazzman)
Penny North: “Thought I Had a Good Thing” – Boddie Recording Company: Cleveland, Ohio (Numero Group)
Edith Frost: “Easy to Love” – Wonder Wonder (Drag City)
Chris Mills: “Such a Beautiful Thing” – Living in the Aftermath (Ernest Jenning)
Lloyd Green: “Almost Persuaded” – The Little Darlin’ Sound of Lloyd Green (Koch)
Sam Cooke: “(I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons” – The Best of Sam Cooke (RCA)
The Highway Q.C.’s: “Working On The Building” – The Roots of Bob Dylan (Mojo)
Mississippi John Hurt: “You Are My Sunshine” – Ash Grove 7/5/1964 (Concert Vault)
Joseph Spence: “Brownskin Gal” – The Complete Folkways Recordings 1958 (Smithsonian Folkways)
Lonnie Johnson: “Long Road to Travel” – The Complete Folkways Recordings (Smithsonian Folkways)
John McLaughlin: “Goodbye Pork Pie Hat” – My Goal’s Beyond (Douglas)
Dudu Pukwana & Spear: “Flute Music” – Flute Music (Caroline)
Aretha Franklin: “People Get Ready” – Lady Soul (Atlantic)
Candi Staton: “The Thanks I Get for Loving You” – The Fame Studios Story 1961-73 (Kent)
The Commands: “I’ve Got Love For My Baby” – Eccentric Soul The Dynamic Label (Numero Group)
Hot Chocolate: “We Had True Love” – Hot Chocolate (Numero Group)
Jackie Lee: “Try My Method” – The Cream of Vintage Soul, Vol. 1 (Life on Mars)
T.P. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Coutonou: “Mille Fois Merci” – Reminiscin’ in Tempo / African Dance Floor Classics (Popular African Music)
Franco & le T.P.O.K. Jazz: “Mabele (ntotu)” – 1972/1973/1974 (Editions Populaires)
Janet Osei: “Tete Na Atete” – Lovers’ Songs (A&B Records)