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Category: R&B

Saturday, June 16th

desert island disc

Ann Peebles, I Can’t Stand the Rain (Willie Mitchell, prod.), 1974

 

Track list:

  1. “I Can’t Stand The Rain” (Don Bryant, Bernard “Bernie” Miller, Ann Peebles) – 2:31
  2. “Do I Need You” (Bryant, Peebles) – 2:33
  3. “Until You Came into My Life” (Bryant, Miller, Peebles) – 3:13
  4. “(You Keep Me) Hanging On” (Ira Allen, Buddy Mize) – 2:44
  5. “Run Run Run” (Bryant, Darryl Carter, Peebles) – 2:38
  6. “If We Can’t Trust Each Other” (Earl Randle) – 2:55
  7. “A Love Vibration” (Bryant, Miller, Peebles) – 2:50
  8. “You Got to Feed the Fire” (Bryant, Miller, Peebles) – 2:22
  9. “I’m Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down” (Earl Randle) – 2:45
  10. “One Way Street” (Bryant, Peebles) – 2:50

Friday, May 25th

One-word review: Wow!

Lauryn Hill with The Roots, live, Philadelphia, 2012

 

Saturday, May 19th

what’s new

Anderson .Paak, “Bubblin,” 5/17/18

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Chicago (Columbus Park)

Monday, April 30th

passings

Charles Neville, saxophonist, December 28, 1938-April 26, 2018

Neville Brothers, “Yellow Moon,” live, New Orleans, 1991

 

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More?

Here’s the whole set.

 

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lagniappe

random sights

last night, Oak Park, Ill.

Saturday, April 28th

basement jukebox

Little Junior Parker, “Driving Wheel” (R. Sykes), 1961

 

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Here’s the original recording.

Roosevelt Sykes, “Driving Wheel Blues,” 1936

 

Friday, April 27th

voices I miss

Prince, “Nothing Compares 2 U” (P. Nelson), published 4/19/18 (recorded 1984)

 

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lagniappe

random sights

this morning, Oak Park, Ill.

Sunday, April 22nd

basement jukebox

O.V. Wright, “I’m Going Home (To Live With God)” (Willie Mitchell, prod.), 1973

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Oak Park, Ill.

Thursday, April 19th

basement jukebox

O.V. Wright, “A Nickel and a Nail” (Willie Mitchell, prod.), 1971

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Chicago

Thursday, April 12th

basement jukebox

Syl Johnson, “Take Me to the River” (Al Green, Mabon “Teenie” Hodges, writers; Willie Mitchell, producer), 1975

 

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lagniappe

musical thoughts

I am waiting, patiently, for the United States Postal Service to issue a Forever stamp honoring Willie Mitchell. Nobody—nobody—has produced better records.

Tuesday, April 10th

basement jukebox

Sonny Boy Williamson II, “Help Me” (S. Williamson, W. Dixon, R. Bass), 1963

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

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