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"Two (More) Hours Around Playlist" with Micheal Akutagawa (archive)

Filling In For Denis
Saturday, July 9, 2011 | 07:00 to 09:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
* Eric Hofbauer and the infrared band Murder for a Jar of Red Rum Level Creative Nation Music
Kenneth Patchen with the Chamber Jazz Sextet The Murder of Two Men By a Young Kid Wearing Lemon Colored Gloves Beat Scene el Cherry Red Records Jack Kerouac, his contemporaries and influences
Charles Mingus Love Chant The Notorious Bettie Page: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Lakeshore Records
* Nels Cline/Tim Berne/Jim Black Tiny Moment (part 1) The Veil Cryptogramophone
* Nels Cline/Tim Berne/Jim Black Tiny Moment (part 2) The Veil Cryptogramophone
Frank Sinatra In the Wee Wee Small Hours of the Morning The Capitol Years Capitol
* Steve Earle Lonely Are the Free I'll Never Get Out of this World Alive New West
Dolly Parton In the Sweet By and By Little Sparrow Sugarhill
* Dave Alvin Johnny Ace Is Dead Eleven Eleven Yep Roc
Guy Clark Cold Dog Soup Cold Dog Soup Sugarhill
Bill Frisell The End of the World Nashville Nonesuch Robin Holcomb, vocals
* Mr. Ho's Orchestrotica Terre Exotique Third River Rangoon Tiki
* Weasel Walter / Mary Halvorson / Peter Evans Mangosteen 3000 A.D. Electric Fruit Thirsty Ear
Sun Ra Sextet Theme of the Stargazers At the Village Vanguard Rounder
John Cale The Moon Kerouac Kicks Joy Darkness Rykodisc Jack Kerouac poem
* Dave King Trucking Company You Can't Say 'Poem in Concrete' Good Old Light Sunnyside
* David S. Ware/Cooper-Moore/william Parker/Muhammad Ali Divination Unknown Planetary Unknown AUM Fidelity
Yusef Lateef Taboo Other Sounds New Jazz
* Brad Shepik Quartet Your Egg Roll Across the Way Songlines
* Art Ensemble of Chicago Interlude Kabalaba Katalyst
* Chris Thile & Michael Daves Roll in My Baby's Sweet Arms Sleep With One Eye Open Nonesuch
Gary Hodge Hanky Panky Dr. Boogie Presents 26 Deranged & Smokin' Cool Cats Sub Rosa V/A
Stephen Malkmus & The Million Dollar Bashers Maggie's Farm I'm Not There Columbia original soundtrack; Bob Dylan composition
Ramblin' Jack Elliott St. James Infirmary The Long Ride Hightone Records, 1999