FACE THE MUSIC 160 – A STRING OF PEARLS

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Don Redman, George Zack, Danny Alvin, Rex Stewart, Una Mae Carlisle, Edmond Hall’s Celeste Quartet, Billie Holiday, Teddy Wilson, Glenn Miller, Django Reinhardt, Fats Waller, Art Tatum, Wilmoth Houdini with Gerald Clark’s Night Owls, Cyril Blake & his Jig’s Club Band, and Machito & his Afro Cuban Orchestra

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
A STRING OF PEARLS
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arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, December 2021 [21793]
 
Duke Ellington & his Cotton Club Orchestra: Mood Indigo
Louis Armstrong & his Orchestra: Just a Gigolo
Don Redman & his Orchestra: Chant of the Weed
George Zack & Danny Alvin: Lazy River
Rex Stewart & his Orchestra: Subtle Slough
Una Mae Carlisle: Walkin’ by the River
Edmond Hall’s Celeste Quartet: Profoundly Blue
The Cats & the Fiddle: I Don’t Want to Set the World on Fire
Billie Holiday with Teddy Wilson and his Orchestra: I’ll Get By
Glenn Miller & his Orchestra: A String of Pearls
Django Reinhardt & the New Hot Club de France: Crèpuscule
Fats Waller: Honeysuckle Rose
Art Tatum: Honeysuckle Rose
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: Conga Brava
Wilmoth Houdini with Gerald Clark’s Night Owls: Stop Coming and Come
Cyril Blake & his Jig’s Club Band: Cyril’s Blues
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: Moon Over Cuba
Machito & his Afro Cuban Orchestra: Tanga

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FACE THE MUSIC 159 – GET OFF STUFF

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring Eubie Blake, Vance Dixon & his Pencils, Ikey Robinson & the Pods of Pepper, Red Nichols & his Five Pennies, Rudy Vallee & his Connecticut Yankees, the Benny Goodman Sextet, The Three Deuces, Artie Shaw’s Gramercy Five, Fats Waller & his Rhythm, the King Cole Trio, Erskine Hawkins & his Orchestra, Count Basie & his Orchestra, the Charlie Parker Sextet, Bud Powell, the Lester Young Quartet, the Dizzy Gillespie Sextet, Jimmy Forrest, and Yusef Lateef.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GET OFF STUFF
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arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, December 2021 [21779]
 
Eubie Blake: Strut Miss Lizzie
Vance Dixon & his Pencils: Hot Peanuts
Ikey Robinson & the Pods of Pepper: Get Off Stuff
Red Nichols & his Five Pennies: Oh! Peter (You’re So Nice) 
Rudy Vallee & his Connecticut Yankees: Life is Just a Bowl of Cherries
Benny Goodman’s Sextet: Blues in B
The Three Deuces: The Last Time I Saw Chicago
Artie Shaw & his Gramercy Five: Summit Ridge Drive
Fats Waller & his Rhythm: Mamacita
King Cole Trio: Hit that Jive Jack 
Erskine Hawkins & his Orchestra with Ida James: Jumpin’ in a Julep Joint
Charlie Parker Sextet: My Little Suede Shoes
Bud Powell: The Last Time I Saw Paris
Lester Young Quartet: Thou Swell
Lester Young Quartet: In a Little Spanish Town 
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet: Tin Tin Deo
Jimmy Forrest: Big Dip s
Yusef Lateef: Outside Blues

A JOINT PRODUCTION
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FACE THE MUSIC 158 – ACES IN THE HOLE

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring Boyd Senter & his Senterpedes, the Kansas City Tin Roof Stompers, Pinkie’s Birmingham Five, Rodney Rogers’ Red Peppers, Al Katz & his Kittens, Rudy Wiedoeft, the Foursome, Vance Dixon & his Pencils, Finzel’s Arcadia Orchestra of Detroit, the Ipana Troubadours, Harry Roy & his Mayfair Orchestra, Luis Russell & his Burning Eight, Clarence Williams & his Washboard Band, the Goofus Five, Celestin’s Original Tuxedo Jazz Orchestra, the Washboard Rhythm Kings, Kansas City Frank & his Footwarmers, and the Washingtonians.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
ACES IN THE HOLE
FACE THE MUSIC 158
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, December 7, 2021 [21765]
 

A JOINT PRODUCTION
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Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclar
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FACE THE MUSIC 157 – SPECIAL DELIVERY

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring: Jack Teagarden & his Orchestra, the River Raisin Ragtime Revue, the Paul Biese Trio, Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra, Guy Van Duser, Fletcher Henderson & his Orchestra, Blanche Calloway & her Joy Boys, Cab Calloway & his Orchestra, Billie Holiday with Lester Young, Una Mae Carlisle with Lester Young, Jay McShann’s Orchestra with Charlie Parker, Chu Berry’s Little Jazz Ensemble, Count Basie’s Orchestra with Coleman Hawkins, Jimmie Lunceford & his Orchestra, Lionel Hampton & his Orchestra, and the Benny Goodman Sextet.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SPECIAL DELIVERY
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arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, December 7, 2021 [22039]
 
Jack Teagarden & his Orchestra: Mighty Lak’ a Rose
River Raisin Ragtime Revue: Sunflower Slow Drag
Paul Biese Trio: Dangerous Blues
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: Limehouse Blues
Guy Van Duser: Chattanooga Choo Choo
Jack Teagarden & his Orchestra: I Got the Ritz from the One I Love
Fletcher Henderson & his Orchestra: Tiger Rag
Blanche Calloway & her Joy Boys: Concentratin’ On You
Cab Calloway & his Orchestra: Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
Billie Holiday with Lester Young: Let’s Do It
Una Mae Carlisle with Lester Young: Blitzkrieg Baby (You Can’t Bomb Me)
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: Take the ‘A’ Train
Jay McShann & his Orchestra with Charlie Parker: Swingmatism
Chu Berry’s Little Jazz Ensemble: Monday at Minton’s
Cab Calloway’s Orchestra with Chu Berry: Special Delivery
Count Basie’s Orchestra with Coleman Hawkins: Feedin’ the Bean
Jimmie Lunceford & his Orchestra: Stratosphere
Lionel Hampton & his Orchestra: Central Avenue Breakdown
Benny Goodman Sextet: Air Mail Special

A JOINT PRODUCTION
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FACE THE MUSIC 156 – PERFECT

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring Five Birmingham Babies, Five Musical Blackbirds, the Kansas City Five, Jimmy Lytell, Rosa Henderson, the Texas Blues Destroyers, Hot & Heavy, Boyd Senter, the Golden Gate Orchestra, Cliff Edwards, Fred Ozark’s Jug Blowers, the Famous Hokum Boys, Duke Ellington’s Washingtonians, Caroline Johnson, Sis Quander, Cab Calloway & his Orchestra, Big Bill Broonzy, and Robert Johnson.

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PERFECT
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arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, December 5, 2021 [22025]
 
Five Birmingham Babies: Indigo BluesFive Musical Blackbirds: 18th Street StrutKansas City Five: Louisville BluesJimmy Lytell: Red House BluesRosa Henderson: My Papa Doesn’t Two Time No TimeTexas Blues Destroyers: Lenox Avenue ShuffleHot & Heavy: Louisiana BreakdownBoyd Senter: PoisonGolden Gate Orchestra: Bee’s KneesCliff Edwards: Fascinating RhythmFred Ozark’s Jug Blowers: Savannah BluesFamous Hokum Boys: Barrelhouse RagDuke Ellington’s Washingtonians: Trombone BluesCaroline Johnson: Georgia GrindSis Quander: Soul and Body
Cab Calloway & his Orchestra: Sweet Jennie Lee
Cab Calloway & his Orchestra: Viper’s DragBig Bill Broonzy: Let’s Reel and Rock
Robert Johnson: They’re Red Hot

A JOINT PRODUCTION
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FACE THE MUSIC 72 – RARITIES & PECULIARITIES

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring Rarities & Peculiarities by Orchestre Belgium, George Gershwin, Clark & McCullough, Alistair Coke, Bing Crosby, Big Eye Louis Nelson, Fats Waller, Albert Ammons, Meade Lux Lewis, Lionel Hampton, Roland Kirk, and a host of unknown artists.

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RARITIES & PECULIARITIES

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arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, August 23, 2012 [20299]

Unknown Flexo Disc Orchestra: Unlabeled Test Pressing Medley

Unidentified Swedish Band: At a Georgia Camp Meeting > Cakewalk

Unknown banjoist: Bill Simons

Orchestre, Belgium: Who

Anonymous German Tango Orchestra: Oh Donna Clara

George Gershwin, Clark & McCullough: Strike Up the Band rehearsal sequence > Mademoiselle Song

Alistair Cooke: Keep Smiling at Trouble
Bing Crosby: I Surrender, Dear

Big Eye Louis Nelson DeLisle & Band: Tests

Fats Waller: Organ Tests

Unknown Band: House Blues

Unknown Band: Untitled Boogie

Albert Ammons: Untitled Original

Meade Lux Lewis: Untitled Original
Lionel Hampton: Haven’t Named It Yet

Roland Kirk: Where Monk & Mingus Live > Let’s Call ThIS

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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FACE THE MUSIC 71 – RARITIES & PECULIARITIES

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring Rarities & Peculiarities by Orchestre Belgium, George Gershwin, Clark & McCullough, Alistair Coke, Bing Crosby, Big Eye Louis Nelson, Fats Waller, Albert Ammons, Meade Lux Lewis, Lionel Hampton, Roland Kirk, and a host of unknown artists.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

RARITIES & PECULIARITIES

FACE THE MUSIC 71

arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, August 23, 2012 [20285]

Unknown Flexo Disc Orchestra: Unlabeled Test Pressing Medley

Unidentified Swedish Band: At a Georgia Camp Meeting > Cakewalk

Unknown banjoist: Bill Simons

Orchestre, Belgium: Who

Anonymous German Tango Orchestra: Oh Donna Clara

George Gershwin, Clark & McCullough: Strike Up the Band rehearsal sequence > Mademoiselle Song

Alistair Cooke: Keep Smiling at Trouble
Bing Crosby: I Surrender, Dear

Big Eye Louis Nelson DeLisle & Band: Tests

Fats Waller: Organ Tests

Unknown Band: House Blues

Unknown Band: Untitled Boogie

Albert Ammons: Untitled Original

Meade Lux Lewis: Untitled Original
Lionel Hampton: Haven’t Named It Yet

Roland Kirk: Where Monk & Mingus Live > Let’s Call ThIS

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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Produced & recorded by arwulf arwulf at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor

Post-production, editing & annotatation by John Sinclar

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2012, 2020 arwulf arwulf. Used with permission.

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