WXDU 88.7 FM Duke University Radio PLAYLISTS: Current | Past 10 Days LISTEN NOW: MP3 (default) / Ogg
Make a Request
make a request online
Contact Us
WXDU 88.7 FM
PO Box 90689
Duke Station
Durham, NC 27708
WXDU's Mission
WXDU, as a member of the Duke University Union, exists to inform, educate, and entertain both the students of Duke University and the surrounding community of Durham through quality progressive alternative radio programming. WXDU seeks to give its staff the freedom to pursue their personal aesthetic within the framework of a cohesive format. WXDU aims to provide the listener with an alternative viewpoint untainted by commercial interests. WXDU resolves to maintain good relations with the music industry without compromising its integrity and nationally recognized commitment to quality programming. WXDU resolves to remain a laboratory where all members are free to make and learn from their mistakes.

"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, August 3, 2014 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Dinah Washington There's Got to Be a Change The Queen Sings Proper UK
W. Lee O'Daniel & His Hillbilly Boys There'll Be Some Changes Made Doughboys, Playboys and Cowboys Proper UK
Ethel Merman A Lady Needs a Change I Get a Kick Out of You Flapper
Ted Lewis and His Band There's a New Day Comin' The Great Depression (American Music in the '30s)
Fred Astaire Things Are Looking Up Starring Fred Astaire ASV Living Era
Raymond Scott Bumpy Weather Over Newark Reckless Nights and Turkish Twilights SBME Special Markets inst.
Frank Sinatra I Guess I'll Have to Change My Plans A Swinging Affair Capitol
Ella Fitzgerald Change Partners The Irving Berlin Songbook Verve
Astrud Gilberto o/ Walter Wanderley It's a Lovely Day Today Samba Swing! Scamp
Dean Martin Powder Your Face With Sunshine (Smile! Smile! Smile!) Capitol Collector's Series Capitol
Bobby Darin I'm Sitting On Top of the World Ultra-Lounge: Artist Series Vol. 2 Capitol great request as always!
Nat King Cole I'm Shooting High Songs from Stage and Screen Capitol
Nat King Cole Just One of Those Things The Piano Style of Nat King Cole Capitol inst.
Duke Ellington Orchestra v/ Ivie Anderson Jump for Joy Cocktail Hour Columbia River
Rudy Vallee Life is Just a Bowl of Cherries Heigh-Ho Everybody! Pearl
Joel Sanders and the Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Everything is Hotsy Totsy Now The Charleston Era ASV Living Era
Don Redman Orchestra v/ Louis Deppe It's a Great World After All Laughter from the Hip Jass
Glen Gray & the Casa Loma Orchestra Lookie, Lookie, Lookie, Here Comes Cookie The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine another great request!
Glen Gray & the Casa Loma Orchestra Sassin' the Boss Swing Tonic Jasmine inst.
Glenn Miller String of Pearls The Popular Recordings (1938-1942) RCA great request, thanks for calling!
Jo Stafford o/ Tommy Dorsey Yes Indeed! For You
Ethel Merman Everything's Coming Up Roses There's No Business Like Show Business
Frank Sinatra o/ Count Basie I Believe in You It Might as Well Be Swing Reprise
Louis Armstrong High Society Calypso Cocktails with Cole Porter Capitol GREAT request, I love this song
Peggy Lee w/ Dave Barbour It's A Good Day The Best of Miss Peggy Lee Capitol
Benny Goodman Get Happy Complete Capitol Small Group Recordings Mosaic
Johnny Hartman Today I Love Everybody Unforgettable Impulse!
Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby Well, Did You Evah? Frank Sinatra in Hollywood Reprise another great request from the movie HIGH SOCIETY
Jane Russell & Bob Hope Wing-Ding Tonight Capitol Goes to the Movies Capitol
Louis Armstrong Every Man to His Own Profession Let The Good Times Roll Bear Family
Sister Rosetta Tharp Strange Things Happening Every Day 78" great request!
Horace Heidt and his Musical Knights Dawn of a New Day The Great Depression (American Music in the '30s)
Nat Gonella and His Georgians Jubilee The Song Is Hoagy Carmichael ASV Living Era
Dinah Washington There'll Be a Jubilee In the Land of Hi-Fi Emarcy
Erroll Garner Too Marvelous for Words The Erroll Garner Collection inst.
Ella Fitzgerald o/ Duke Ellington I'm Beginning to See the Light The Duke Ellington Songbook Verve
Kay Starr I've Got the World On a String Spotlight on Kay Starr Capitol
Sammy Davis Jr. The Goin's Great Sammy & Friends Rhino
Ella Fitzgerald On the Sunny Side of the Street Twelve Nights in Hollywood Verve
Anita O'Day o/ Billy May From This Moment On Anita O'Day Swings Cole Porter with Billy May Verve
Bob Crosby and the Bob Cats Big Noise from Winnetka Dance Off Both Your Shoes one last request & it's a killer diller
Benny Goodman Orchestra Ridin' High Big Band Jazz Vol II inst.
Blossom Dearie The Best is Yet to Come Blossom Dearie Sings Comden and Green UMVD