Saturday, 15 April 2017

april 12 playlist (organic landscapes with guest co-host caitlin richards from imaginary landscapes.) a passover crossover programme!:

fats waller - go down moses (the amazing mr. waller, vol. 1)
john zorn - spectral angels (the hermetic organ, vol. 3)
meredith monk - do you be? (key)
cantor joseph (yosele) kanefsky - passover service (ovesnu malcanu galee) (cantorials)
laurie anderson - plague (plague songs)
brian eno with robert wyatt - flies (plague songs)
bob dylan - day of the locusts (new morning)
annbjorg lien - den bortkomne sauen (felefeber)
can - outside my door (monster movie)
jackie mittoo - in cold blood (champion in the arena 1976-1977)
the artwoods - a taste of honey (hammond heroes: 60s r&b organ grooves)
yves rechsteiner with monique simon - mendelssohn: jerusalem, die du totest den propheten arr. liszt (liszt: orgelwerke)
this show also aired on caitlin's timeslot on april 11 at 8 pm in a slightly different form.

Thursday, 6 April 2017

march 29 playlist (earth, fire, water, air, æther and organs):

the crazy world of arthur brown - fanfare - fire poem (the crazy world of arthur brown)
the soft machine - fire engine passing with bells clanging (volume two)
brother john sellers - wade in the water (baptist shouts and gospel songs)
sea organ (morske orgulje) - sea organ music (the oddmusic gallery (
reginald foort - handel: water music: aire (the organ in symphony hall)
tim hecker - in the air i (ravedeath, 1972)
terry riley - a rainbow in curved air (a rainbow in curved air)
fats waller - stompin' the bug (1926-27)
monte maxwell - greensleeves (midnight in the caverns: luray caverns in virginia's shenandoah valley (the great stalacpipe organ))
annbjorg lien - tjonneblomen (felefeber)
the music machine - mother nature, father earth (ignition)
offenbach - ether (tabarnac)
aphrodite's child - end of the world (end of the world)

april 5 playlist:
betty davis - if i'm in luck i might get picked up (betty davis)
the artwoods - our man flint (jazz in jeans)
chicano batman - friendship (is a small boat in a storm) (freedom is free)
the pazant brothers - the chicken scratch (the brothers funk)
saltland - to allow us all to breathe (a common truth)
organisation - tone float (tone float)
rick moranis - hockey (you, me, the music and me)
ian & sylvia - when i was a cowboy (play one more)
peter case - put down the gun (the man with the blue post modern fragmented neo-traditionalist guitar)
pleasure (featuring billy elder) - poor old organ grinder (where the action is! los angeles nuggets: 1965-1968)

Friday, 24 March 2017

march 15 (the ides of march) playlist:

johnny jenkins - bad news (ton-ton macoute!)
the catamounts - capriccio (st. nuomatac)
pere ubu - the duke's saharan ambitions (pennsylvania)
ian matthews - a castle far (matthews' southern comfort)
the ides of march - vehicle (vehicle)
nico - julius caesar (memento hodie) (the marble index)
petr eben - pisen ruth (czech sacred music)
peer raben - satansbraten: suite (music for fassbinder, vol. 1)
baby face willette - goin' down (face to face)
percy mayfield - california blues (weakness is a thing called man)
jacula - u.f.d.e.m. (tardo pede in magiam versus)

march 22 playlist (with guest co-host doug organ):

sun ra and his solar arkestra - third planet (horizon)
larry young - beyond all limits (in paris (the ortf recordings))
doug organ trio - light my fire (rehearsal tape)
esquivel! - latin-esque (space-age bachelor pad music)
doug organ trio - infernal galop (rehearsal tape)
jimmy mcgriff - plain brown bag (groove grease)
the winstons - amen, brother (color him father)
pat kelly - a whiter shade of pale (one in a million)
jimmy mcgriff - keep loose (the worm)
the incredible bongo band - in-a-gadda-da-vida (bongo rock)

Thursday, 9 March 2017

forecast calls for playlists.
 february 8 playlist:

sly & the family stone - dog (a whole new thing)
jimmy mcgriff - groove grease (groove grease)
jake ian - cole's blues (the trestle)
nat king cole - cold, cold heart (let's face the music)
frank sinatra - summer wind (strangers in the night)
the ernie freeman combo - rockhouse (ultra-lounge vol. 11: organs in orbit)
the beach boys - california saga: the beaks of eagles (holland)
margo guryan - love (take a picture)
alan stivell - broceliande (reflets)
grant green - somewhere in the night (street of dreams)
carla bozulich - steal away (evangelista)
monte maxwell - beethoven: moonlight sonata (midnight in the caverns: luray caverns in virginia's shenandoah valley (the great stalacpipe organ))

february 15 playlist (celestial selections in honour of galileo's birthday, as well as that of michael praetorius and sir ernest shackleton):

jean-charles ablitzer - hymnus in festo trinitatis: o lux beata trinitas (praetorius: pro organico)
vernon handley with royal liverpool philharmonic orchestra and ian tracey - sinfonia antartica - iii. landscape: lento (vaughan williams: sinfonia antartica/serenade to music)
hugh banton - jupiter, the bringer of jollity (holst: the planets)
moondog - crescent moon march (a new sound of an old instrument)
shirley scott - the moon of manakoora (queen of the organ)
albert ayler - sun watcher (new grass)
pink floyd - set the controls for the heart of the sun (a saucerful of secrets)
dick hyman and mary mayo - star eyes (moon gas)
arthur brown's kingdom come - sunrise (galactic zoo dossier)

february 22 playlist (tie-in show to doug organ's actual proof: a tribute to herbie hancock show at the yardbird suite):

doug organ trio - free man in paris (doug organ trio)
the james taylor quartet - blow up (blow up! a jtq collection)
herbie hancock - jane's theme (blow up soundtrack)
jimmy mcgriff - watermelon man (cherry)
grant green - maiden voyage (alive!)
bobby hutcherson - air (components)
dave pike - blind man, blind man (jazz for the jet set)
betty davis - hangin' out (the columbia years 1968-1969)
miles davis - right off, pt. 2 (jack johnson)

march 1 playlist:

the crazy world of arthur brown - what's happening? (single)
jimmy smith - when the saints go marching in (prayer meetin')
dr. john - big chief (gumbo)
the misunderstood - i cried my eyes out (before the dream faded)
sister irene o'connor - fire (luke 12:49) (fire of god's love)
jim ford - you just-a (the unissued capitol album)
tyler hornby b3 trio - tesla's trance (locus)
louis jordan and his tympany five - lemonade (1950-1951)
goldie & the gingerbreads - please please (single)
tom robinson band - you gotta survive (power in the darkness)
bambi lee savage - waiting (darkness overshadowed)
cameron carpenter - chopin: etude op. 10, no. 12 in c minor: the revolutionary (revolutionary)
syd barrett - no good trying (the madcap laughs)
meic stevens - y brawd houdini (y brawd houdini)

march 8 playlist (international women's day):

ethel smith - tico tico (single)
trudy pitts - take five (introducing the fabulous trudy pitts)
florence mahon - frescobaldi: introduction and toccata: allegro (souvenirs: scarboro united church organ)
marie-claire alain - little fugue in g minor, bwv 578 (the great bach organ favorites)
rhoda scott - il est mort le soleil (take a ladder)
shirley scott - solar (queen of the organ)
the carla bley band - musique mecanique i (musique mecanique)
naomi barfield - i'm just a nobody (the old pump organ)
nico - janitor of lunacy (desertshore)
anna von hausswolff - en ensam vandrare (the miraculous)
rosa rio - caprice viennois (dtoc command performances: for members only volume two)
cherry wainer - mambo jambo (hammond for dancing)
alice coltrane - spiritual eternal (eternity)
angela morley - martineau and organ (captain nemo and the underwater city)

Saturday, 4 February 2017

february 1 playlist (featuring nothin' but the record collection of guest co-host warren krick):

elmer gantry's velvet opera - what's the point of leaving (elmer gantry's velvet opera)
thomas edison's electric light bulb band - send me your picture (thomas edison's electric light bulb band)
constantine - the trip (part 1 and 2) (day of light)
hp lovecraft - moebius trip (ii)
annette peacock - one way (i'm the one)
arcesia - white panther (reachin')
federal duck - peace in my mind (federal duck)
eternity's children - your world (eternity's children)
sagittarius - my world fell down (present tense)
nirvana - lonely boy (the story of simon simopath)
margo guryan - someone i know (take a picture)
sven libaek - start growing up now (the trip ost)
brenton wood - psychotic reaction (oogum boogum)
basil kirchin - primitive london 2 (primitive london ost)
talk talk - ascension day (laughing stock)
that famous nirvana album cover. you know, the one with the baby on the cover.

Thursday, 26 January 2017

january 25 playlist:

the deep dark woods - red, red rose (jubilee)
reginald foort - scotch medley (pipe organ in the mosque)
jack bruce - folk song (harmony row)
ivor cutler - life in a scotch sitting room, volume two, episode eleven (jammy smears)
sonny stitt - pipin' the blues (deuces wild)
the moving sidewalks - pluto-sept. 31st (flash)
emitt rhodes - live till you die (emitt rhodes)
dr. lonnie smith - mama wailer (mama wailer)
hank marr - sabotage (hank marr)
barrett strong - two wrongs don't make a right (the complete motown collection)
kate bush - james and the cold gun (the kick inside)
jake ian - a gritter's tale (the trestle)
daniel chorzempa - finale (vierne: first organ symphony)
despite appearances to the contrary, this ultra-blurry shot was actually taken before burns day libations.

Friday, 20 January 2017

pictured: playlist from hermann nitsch special.
also, two organ grinder favourites will be performing this weekend. jake ian on saturday and marnie giesbrecht on sunday.