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May 7, 2022 Playlist

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"Afterglow" cover photo

Featuring break music from
Afterglow
by June Hutton with The Boys Next Door

Ethel Smith “Tico-Tico” from Happy Days Are Here Again

Jack Teagarden “A Jam Session At Victor” from Father Of Jazz Trombone

Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra “Flying Home” from The Great Band Era: 12 Great Band Theme Songs

The Boswell Sisters “Alexander’s Ragtime Band” from Irving Berlin: A Hundred Years

Artie Shaw “Back Bay Shuffle” from Back Bay Shuffle

Georgia Carroll w/ Kay Kyser and His Orchestra “There Goes That Song Again” from Best Of Big Bands: Kay Kyser

Al Hirt “Java” from Pop Memories Of the ’60s

Jack Jones “This Could Be The Start Of Something Big” from Let’s Bacardi Party!

Andre Previn “It’s A Most Unusual Day” from Soft and Swinging: The Music of Jimmy McHugh

Ramsey Lewis Trio “Function At the Junction” from Goin’ Latin

Sam Cooke “Just For You” from 30 Greatest Hits: Portrait of a Legend 1951-1964

Ruth Etting “If I Could Be With You One Hour Tonight” from Ruth Etting (1926-1935), Vol. 2

Annette Hanshaw “Would You Like To Take A Walk?” from Top Hits of the 1930s

The Andrews Sisters “Hold Tight (Sea Food)” from The Best Of the Andrews Sisters

Jelly Roll Morton “I Thought I Heard Buddy Bolden Say” from The Legendary Male Vocalists Of Jazz (1925-1940)

Jimmie Lunceford “Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet” from Jukebox Hits 1935-1947

Dean Martin “Powder Your Face With Sunshine (Smile! Smile! Smile!)” from The Capitol Collector’s Series

Doris Day “Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera)” from Whatever Will Be, Will Be

Rosemary Clooney “It’s Very Clear” from Girl Singer

Carmen McRae, Joe Pass, Larry Bunker, and Ray Brown “It Takes A Whole Lot Of Human Feeling” from Europa Jazz

Frank Sinatra “I’ve Got You Under My Skin” from Sinatra Reprise: The Very Good Years

The George Shearing Quintet And Orchestra “One Morning In May” from Black Satin

Ella Fitzgerald “Manhattan” from The Rodgers and Hart Songbook

Patti Page “Allegheny Moon” from Golden Hits

Louis Armstrong & Gordon Jenkins and His Orchestra “That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day)” from All Time Greatest Hits

Julie London “‘Round Midnight” from Around Midnight

Johnny Mathis “The Twelfth Of Never” from A Personal Collection

Dinah Washington “Please Send Me Someone To Love” from Late Late Show

Kitty Kallen w/ Harry James & His Orchestra “It’s Been A Long, Long Time” from Best of Big Bands: Harry James

Glenn Miller & His Orchestra “Moonlight Sonata” from The Unforgettable Glenn Miller

Irene Daye with Charlie Spivak & His Orchestra “Sweetheart Of All My Dreams” from Great Songs Of 1945

Vic Damone “Ev’rytime We Say Goodbye” from Young and Lively

Marian McPartland Trio "Personal Choice"

April 30, 2022 Playlist

Marian McPartland Trio "Personal Choice"

Featuring break music from
Personal Choice
by The Marian McPartland Trio

King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band “New Orleans Stomp (feat. Louis Armstrong & Johnny Dodds)” from The Complete Collection

Eddie Lang “Just the Same” from The Quintessential Eddie Lang 1925-1932

Sidney Bichet “Milk Cow Blues” from Compact Jazz

Bix Beiderbecke and His Gang “Jazz Me Blues” from Bix Beiderbecke, Vol. 2: At the Jazz Band Ball

Hoagy Carmichael “Riverboat Shuffle” from Hoagy Carmichael Sings Hoagy Carmichael

Benny Goodman and His Orchestra “Don’t Be That Way” from The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert (Live)

Duke Ellington & His Orchestra “Take The “A” Train” from The Great Band Era: 12 Great Band Theme Songs

Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra “Tuxedo Junction” from The Only Big Band CD You’ll Ever Need

Artie Shaw and His Ochestra “Frenesi” from The Artie Shaw Story

Glenn Miller & His Orchestra “American Patrol” from The Unforgettable Glenn Miller

Tony Bennett with Count Basie and His Orchestra “Solitude” from In Person!

John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman “Dedicated to You” from John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman

Carmen McRae w/ Joe Pass, Larry Bunker, and Ray Brown “Hey John” from Europa Jazz

Art Pepper, Red Garland, Paul Chambers, and Philly Joe Jones “Birks’ Works” from Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section

Dave Brubeck Quartet “Blue Rondo a la Turk” from Original Jazz, Vol. 2

Bob James “Angela (Theme From Taxi)” from Touchdown

Erroll Garner “The Best Things In Life Are Free” from Closeup In Swing

The Marian McPartland Trio “Tricotism” from Personal Choice

Rosemary Clooney & Marian McPartland “Don’t Fence Me In” from Piano Jazz

Sarah Vaughan “Lullaby Of Birdland (feat. Clifford Brown)” from Sarah Vaughan’s Golden Hits

Louis Armstrong “Mood Indigo” from The Platinum Collection

Ella Fitzgerald “Midnight Sun” from The Johnny Mercer Songbook

Coleman Hawkins “Willow Weep For Me” from Lover Man

The Mary Kaye Trio “How Does the Wine Taste?” from Night Life

The Marian McPartland Trio “Melancholy Mood” from Personal Choice

Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass - "Whipped Cream and Other Delights" album cover

April 23, 2022 All-Vinyl Playlist

Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass - "Whipped Cream and Other Delights" album cover

Featuring break music from
Whipped Cream & Other Delights
by Herb Alpert’s Tijuana Brass

Eydie Gorme & Steve Lawrence “Make Yourself Comfortable” from Eydie Gorme Delights

The 5th Dimension “Workin’ On a Groovy Thing” from The Age of Aquarius

Love Unlimited “Under The Influence Of Love” from Under the Influence Of… Love Unlimited

Ramsey Lewis “Hey Mrs. Jones” from Goin’ Latin

The Dave Brubeck Quartet “The Trolley Song” from Bossa Nova USA

Glenn Miller & His Orchestra “In the Mood” from The Unforgettable Glenn Miller

Woody Herman & His Orchestra “Woodchopper’s Ball” from The Beat Of the Big Bands: Woody Herman and His Orchestra [LOCAL]

Kenny Sargent w/ Glen Gray and The Casa Loma Orchestra “Day In, Day Out” from The Uncollected: Glen Gray and The Casa Loma Orchestra (1939-1940)

Nancy Norman & Billy Williams w/ Sammy Kaye and His Orchestra “I’ll Be Walkin’ With My Honey” from The Uncollected: Sammy Kaye and His Orchestra (1944-1946)

Lawrence Welk “Bubbles In the Wine” from Happy Days Are Here Again!

Dinah Washington “Tain’t Nobody’s Business If I Do” from Dinah Washington Sings Fats Waller

Julie London “Lush Life” from Around Midnight

Andy Williams “Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars (Corcavado)” from The Andy Williams Sound Of Music

Dean Martin “Sway” from Hey, Brother, Pour the Wine

Sammy Davis, Jr. “I Fall In Love Too Easily” from Sammy Awards

Art Pepper “You’d Be So Nice to Come Home To” from Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section [RSD EXCLUSIVE RELEASE]

Stan Getz & Oscar Peterson Trio “Blues For Herky” from Stan Getz And Gerry Mulligan/Stan Getz And The Oscar Peterson Trio

Jonah Jones “I’m In the Market For You” from Jonah Jumps Again

Dakota Staton “Moon Ray” from The Late, Late Show

Sarah Vaughan “How Important Can It Be?” from Sara Vaughan’s Golden Hits

The Beatles “For No One” from Revolver

Jon Batiste “ADULTHOOD (feat. Hot 8 Brass Band)” from WE ARE

Betty Harris “Mean Man” from Soul Jazz Records Presents Betty Harris: The Lost Queen of New Orleans Soul [RSD EXCLUSIVE RELEASE]

Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald “Oops!” from The Louis Armstrong Platinum Collection

George Gershwin “Sweet and Low-Down” from Manhattan

Artie Shaw “April In Paris” from Backbay Shuffle

June Christy “It Could Happen To You” from Something Cool

Anita O’Day w/ Gene Krupa and His Orchestra featuring Roy Eldridge “Chickery Chick” from Gene Krupa, His Orchestra, and Anita O’Day featuring Roy Eldridge

Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra “The Huckle-Buck” from On the Sunny Side Of the Street

Herb Albert and the Tijuana Brass “Lollypops And Roses” from Whipped Cream and Other Delights

Charles Mingus “Pops (AKA When the Saints Go Marching In) [Live]” from The Lost Album From Ronnie Scott’s (Live) [NEW RELEASE] [RSD EXCLUSIVE RELEASE]

"Bon Voyage! Continental Souvenirs" cover art

April 16, 2022 Playlist

"Bon Voyage! Continental Souvenirs" cover artFeaturing break music from
Bon Voyage! Continental Souvenirs
by Percy Faith and His Orchestra
Sam Cooke “Meet Me at Mary’s Place” from 30 Greatest Hits: Portrait of a Legend 1951-1964

Mama Cass Elliott “Dream A Little Dream Of Me” from Pop Memories of the ’60s

Harry Belafonte “Kingston Market” from Jump Up Calypso

The Ink Spots “It’s The Talk Of the Town” from The Ink Spots, Vol. II

Della Reese “Goody Goody” from Della

Dick Powell “Fair And Warmer” from Lullaby Of Broadway

Deanna Durbin “It’s Raining Sunbeams” from Those Wonderful Thirties: The Stars of Hollywood’s Golden Era

Bobby Breen “Rainbow On the River” from Those Wonderful Thirties: The Stars of Hollywood’s Golden Era

Hildegarde “Honey-Coloured Moon” from Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup

Mildred Bailey “I’ll Close My Eyes” from Jazz Infusion: Mildred Bailey

Tony Pastor w/ Artie Shaw & His Orchestra “Small Fry” from 22 Original Big Band Recordings

Helen Forrest w/ Benny Goodman & His Orchestra “Oh! Look At Me Now” from Benny and Helen: The Original Recordings Of the ’40s

Kitty Kallen w/ Harry James & His Orchestra “It’s Been A Long, Long Time” from Best Of Big Bands: Harry James

Bing Crosby and Connee Boswell “Between 18th and 19th On Chestnut Street” from A String Of Pearls: Great Stars Of the ’40s

Mike Douglas and The Campus Kids w/ Kay Kyser & His Orchestra “Ole Buttermilk Sky” from Best of the Big Bands: Kay Kyser

June Christy “My Ship” from The Best Of June Christy The Jazz Sessions

Johnny Hartman “As You Desire Me” from The Johnny Hartman Collection 1947-1972

Doris Day “Secret Love” from Doris Day’s Greatest Hits [REQUEST]

Rosemary Clooney “Half As Much” from The Essential Rosemary Clooney

Frank Sinatra “Have You Met Miss Jones?” from Sinatra Swings

Nat “King” Cole “How I’d Love to Love You” from L-O-V-E

Carmen Cavallaro and His Orchestra “I Didn’t Know What Time It Was” from The Uncollected: Carmen Cavallaro and His Orchestra (1946)

Jack Teagarden “I Swung The Election” from Father Of Jazz Trombone

Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra “Parade Of the Milk Bottle Caps” from The Best of Jimmy Dorsey

Glen Gray and His Casa Loma Orchestra “Little Brown Jug” from The Uncollected: Glen Gray and The Casa Loma Orchestra (1939-1940)

Fletcher Henderson’s Dixie Stompers “Oh Baby” from The Legendary Tenor Saxophonists: 1922-1940

Dinah Washington “What A Difference A Day Makes” from Compact Jazz: Dinah Washington

Dean Martin “Heaven Can Wait” from Heavy Petting Mix

Vic Damone “The Touch Of Your Lips” from That Towering Feeling!

Ella Fitzgerald “I’m Always True To You In My Fashion” from The Cole Porter Songbook

Johnny Mathis “Hey, Look Me Over” from Live It Up!

Cole Porter “Anything Goes” from Cole Porter: The Ultimate Collection [REQUEST]

George Shearing “Desafinado” from Bossa Nova

Three Suns "On A Magic Carpet" album cover

April 9, 2022 Playlist

Three Suns "On A Magic Carpet" album coverFeaturing break music from
On A Magic Carpet…
by The Three Suns

Hildegarde “Lili Marlene” from Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup

Nick Lucas “Tip-Toe Through The Tulips” from Those Wonderful Thirties: The Stars of Hollywood’s Golden Era

Fats Waller “The Meanest Thing You Ever Did Was Kiss Me” from “One Never Knows, Do One?” – The Best Of Fats Waller

Helen Forrest w/ Benny Goodman and His Orchestra “Busy As A Bee (I’m Buzz Buzz Buzzin’)” from Benny and Helen: The Original Recordings Of the 1940s

Ray Anthony and His Orchestra “I Guess It Was You All Along” from The Classic Hoagy Carmichael

Billie Holiday “Georgia On My Mind” from 25 Greatest Hits

Gene Austin w/ Jimmy Dorsey & His Original Dorseyland Jazz Band “Easter Parade” from Irving Berlin: A Hundred Years

Jo Stafford with Paul Weston and His Orchestra “In the Still of the Night” from Cole Porter: The Ultimate Collection

Maxine Sullivan “Sing Something Simple” from Loch Lomond: The Essential Maxine Sullivan

Jack Teagarden “If I Could Be With You” from Father Of Jazz Trombone

June Christy “Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most” from The Best Of June Christy The Jazz Sessions

Johnny Hartman “The Very Thought Of You” from The Johnny Hartman Collection 1947-1972

The Jonah Jones Quartet “Blue Danube Rock” from A Touch Of Blue

Sammy Davis Jr. & Carmen MacRae “Tea For Two” from Boy Meets Girl

Sam Cooke “Everybody Loves To Cha Cha Cha” from Portrait Of A Legend 1951-1964

Dean Martin “If Love Is Good To Me” from That’s Amore: The Best Of Dean Martin

Frank DeVol and His Orchestra “Easy To Love” from Cole Porter: A Centennial Celebration

The Four Lads “Istanbul (Not Constantinople)” from Moments To Remember

Herb Alpert’s Tijuana Brass “Green Peppers” from Whipped Cream & Other Delights

The Four Freshmen “The Girl From Ipanema” from Let’s Bacardi Party

Dinah Washington “September In The Rain” from September In The Rain

Eydie Gormé “Frenesi” from Eydie Gorme’s Delight

Ella Fitzgerald “Let’s Take A Walk Around the Block (alternate take)” from The Harold Arlen Songbook

Tony Pastor w/ Artie Shaw and His Orchestra “Sweet Adeline” from 22 Original Big Band Recordings: Artie Shaw

Sammy Kaye and His Orchestra “This Can’t Be Love” from Come Dance With Me

Carmen Cavallaro and His Orchestra “Chopin’s Polonaise” from Remembering the ’40s (1945)

Marion Hutton, Ray Eberle, Tex Beneke, and the Modernaires w/ Glenn Miller and His Orchestra “People Like You and Me” from The Unforgettable Glenn Miller

Frankie Masters and His Orchestra “Scatter-Brain” from Top Hits Of the 1930s

Skinnay Ennis and His Orchestra “A Little Bit Independent” from The Uncollected: Skinnay Ennis and His Orchestra (1946-1948)

Joe Harnell “Fly Me To the Moon” from Pop Memories of the ’60s

Nancy Wilson “Gentle On My Mind” from Easy

Perry Como “Round And Round” from The Best Of Perry Como

Bing Crosby and Gary Crosby w/ Matty Matlock’s All Stars “Play A Simple Melody” from The Best Of Bing Crosby

Doris Day “Everybody Loves A Lover” from Doris Day’s Greatest Hits