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

Saturday, August 23, 2014 | 05:00 to 07:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
Anomalous Leaf (Irfan Azam) This Ephemeral Shade You Are Here ALP Irfan is a local teacher, composer and musician. He says that he's had the benefit of many conversations about music with his uncle, jazz great, Yusef Lateef.
Yusef Lateef Nocturne Every Village Has A Song: The Yusef Lateef Anthology Rhino
* Jack Clement Jesus Don't Give Up On Me For Once and For All IRS
* Daniel Bachman And Now I Am Born To Die Orange County Serenade Bathetic
* Naomi Shelton and The Gospel Queens Sinner Cold World Daptone
Peter Mulvey Everybody Knows The Good Stuff Signature Records Leonard Cohen song.
* Hildur Gudnadottir Birting Saman Touch "Saman" means "together"--possibly a reference to the combination of voice and cello on the record.
* Totem Written In The Body Voices of Grain New Atlantis
* The Fela! Band Zombie Finding Fela: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Knitting Factory
* Karen & The Sorrows Just A Little Heartbreak The Names of Things s/r
* Leticia Rodriguez Garza Milanga Sentimental Saguita al Bate ep s/r
Yma Sumac Lure Of The Unknown Love (Xtabay) Yma Sumac, Queen of Exotica: Hits & Highlights Blue Orchid
* Max Johnson No.24 Hammer Into Anvil The Prisoner No Business
* René Marie Santa Baby I Wanna Be Evil (With Love to Eartha Kitt) Motema
John Littlejohn How Much More Long Slidin' Home Arhoolie
Mark Croft with Kris Adams Heart Of Gold More Barn: A Tribute to Neil Young Slothrop
* Peliroja Mal Carrusel Injusticia Chulo
Abbi Hubner's Low Down Wizards When I Grow Too Old To Dream Buddy's Last Parade: Funeral Songs Membran
Buddy Bolden Street Band Salutation March Buddy's Last Parade: Funeral Songs Membran
* Dolly Parton Getting Happy Country Funk Volume II: 1967-1974 Light in the Attic
Rahsaan Roland Kirk Seasons Prepare Thyself To Deal With A Miracle Collectables a.) One Mind Winter/Summer, b.) Ninth Ghost
Sotto Voce St. James Infirmary Consequences Summit Records