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Lunchtime playlist for 04/15/2011

ArtistTitleAlbum (* = New Release)LabelLink
Townes Van ZandtTwo GirlsTexas RainTomato
Rebirth Brass BandWhat Goes Around Comes AroundRebirth of New Orleans*Basin Street
Billy Bang with Sun Ra John Ore Andrew CyrilleBugle BluesA Tribute to Stuff SmithSoul Note
Levon HelmKingfishElectric DirtVanguard
Neil DiamondFeels Like HomeDreamsColumbia
Marc CohnThe Only Living Boy In New YorkListening Booth: 1970Saguaro Road
John HiattWhat Kind Of ManThe Open RoadNew West Records
Larry CoryellTercoWith The Wide Hive Players*Wide Hivewww.widehive.com
Phil Ranelinwith Henry Franklin and Big BlackPerseverancePerseverance*Wide Hive
Billy Bang with Sun Ra John Ore Andrew CyrilleSatin DollA Tribute To Stuff SmithSoul Note
Best Loved Fairy TalesCinderellaVolume 2 (LP)Mercury
Jimi HendrixIf 6 Were 9Axis Bold As Love (LP)Reprise
King CrimsonMatte KudasaiDiscipline (LP)Warner Bros. Records
XTCDear GodSkylarking (LP)Geffen Records
Lou ReedI Love You SuzanneNew Sensations (LP)RCA
Cub Koda & the HouserockersBright Lights Big CityIt's The Blues (LP)Baron Records
John FaheyGrand FinaleVisits Washington D.C. (LP)Takoma Records
Billy Bang with Sun Ra John Ore Andrew CyrilleApril In ParisA Tribute To Stuff SmithSoul Note
Hot TunaIf This Is LoveSteady As She Goes*Red House
Los LobosWest LA FadeawayTin Can Trust*Shout! Factory Records
Levon HelmWhen I Go AwayElectric DirtVangurd Records
Hot TunaEasy Now RevisitedSteady As She Goes*Red House
Bob DylanEverything Is BrokenOh MercyCBS Records
Carl PerkinsHoney Don'tOriginal Sun Greatest HitsRhino
Johnny Cash & Bob DylanMatchboxNashville 1969Ludwigs Tresure Chest (it's actually an ice cooler)
Ray PriceMe and Jimmy RodgersTwistable, Turnable Man a tribute to the songs of Shel SilversteinSugar Hill
Peter Rowan Bluegrass BandTurn The Other CheekLegacy*Compass Records
Django ReinhardtMarieThe Essential Django Reinhardt*Sony Legacy
Roomful Of BluesWin With Me, Babyhook, line & sinker*Alligator
Rebirth Brass BandI Like It Like ThatRebirth of New Orleans*Basin Street Records
Carrie Rodriguez and Ben KyleUnwed FathersWe Still Love Our Country*Ninth Street Opus
John PrineThis Guitar Is For SaleTwistable, Turnable Man a tribute to the songs of Shel SilversteinSugar Hill
Paul SimonLove Is Eternal Sacred LightSo Beautiful or So What*Concord
Muddy WatersCan't Judge A Book By It's CoverLondon SessionsWarner Bros. Records


We Wrap up the Spring Drive this Weekend with some truly amazing special programming. Saturday, Onda Nueva celebrates with live instudo musicians (and their instruments!). Zappathon returns Sunday Noon to Midnight. Basically, there's no reason to change Your dial ......

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Today we honor Billy Bang (9/20/1947 - 4/11/2011) and all of his creativity ... focusing on his otherwordly quartet recording A "Tribute To Stuff Smith". Billy was omnipresent on the NY Scene until just the other day.