WNUR Conference of the Birds, 2014-03-18

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-). 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, again! No theme, not much of a plan, just shakin things out of the library to share with you, faithful listener.



download program (142MB, 2 hrs 35  min)

Artist: “Track” – Album (Label)
Dave Barker: “Funky Reggae” – Funky Chicken (Trojan)
Max Romeo: “Rasta Bandwagon” – Producer Series Box Set (Trojan)
Ken Boothe: “Freedom Street” – “Tighten Up” Box Set (Trojan)
Dom Salvador E Aboliçao: “Tema Pro Gaguinho” – Som, Sangue E Raça (CBS)
Tim Maia: “Primavera (Vai Chuva)” – Tim Maia (Polydor)
João Nogueira: “Samba Rubro-Negro” – Musica de Futebol (Mr. Bongo)
Luiz Henrique: “Vivo sonhando (Dreamer)” – Barra Limpa (Polydor)
Stan Getz Quartet with João and Astrud Gilberto: “It Might As Well Be Spring” – Getz/Gilberto #2 (Verve)
Pete Jolly: “Springs” – Seasons (Dusty Groove America)
Ramsey Lewis: “Collage” – Upendo Ni Pamoja (Columbia)
The Heshoo Beshoo Group: “Armitage Road” – Armitage Road (Columbia)
Letta Mbulu: “Bbanoyi” – Letta Mbulu Sings / Free Soul (Stateside)
Chris Schilder Quartet featuring Mankunku: “Spring” – Next Stop… Soweto Vol. 3: Giants, Ministers And Makers: Jazz In South Africa 1963-1978 (Strut)
C.L. Blast: “What Can I Do?” – Sixty Smokin’ Soul Senders (Funky Delicacies)
Allen Toussaint: “Hands Christiananderson” – The Lost Sessions (Fuel)
The Fame Gang: “It’s Your Thing” – Solid Gold From Muscle Shoals (Fame)
The Platters: “Sweet Sweet Lovin’” – The Platters (Clout)
Formations: “Love’s Not Only for the Heart” – MGM 13963 – 7″ (MGM)
Junior Walker and the All Stars: “Baby You Know You Ain’t Right” – Road Runner / Home Cookin’ (Motown)
Arsenio Rodriguez: “Que Mas Es Querer” – La Pachanga (Fania)
Mighty Sparrow: “May May” – 16 Carnival Hits (Ice)
The Larks: “I Ain’t Fattening Frogs for Snakes” – The Dawn of Doo-wop (Proper)
Jesse James & Band: “Piano Pete’s Boogie” – HillBilly Boogie (Proper)
Fadhili Williams Mdawida: “Njoo Upesi Mpenzi Rukia” – 1963-1967 (Music Copyright Society of Kenya)
Ali Farka Touré: “Timbindy” – Red & Green (Nonesuch)
Band Teleu Nekaf: “Kolo Kot Matani” – Indonesian Guitars (Music of Indonesia 20) (Smithsonian Folkways)
Plunge: “Just Like Alice” – Falling With Grace (Accurate)
The Rod Levitt Orchestra: “Holler” – The Dynamic Sound Patterns of the Rod Levitt Orchestra (Riverside)
Atomic: “Naera Grensen ” – Feet Music (Jazzland)
Northwoods Improvisers: “Kuntu” – Branches (Arc Records)
Bar Kokhba Sextet: “Jachin” – 50th Birthday Celebration v. 11 (Tzadik)
Klang: “The 4:08” – Other Doors (Allos Documents)
Jason Adasiewicz/Jon Doyle: “[5 Minutes from] Through an Open Window” – Document Chicago: New Jazz and Improvisation (482 Music)
The Blue Notes: “Coming Home” – Live in South Afrika 1964 (Ogun)
Dave Holland Trio: “Games” – Triplicate (ECM Records)