Monday, February 19, 2018

the Music
You Can’t Get Away From It
Bert Williams 1914

I’m Gonna Steal You
Frankie Half Pint Jaxon 1927

You Don’t Know My Mind
Jamaica Jazzers 1924

Can I Do It For You?
Memphis Minnie 1930

It’s Right Here For You
Tommy Dorsey 1928

Exactly Like You
Bud Freeman Trio 1938

I’d Rather Call You Baby
Fats Waller & his Rhythm 1937

You’re The Top
Louis Armstrong 1954

Embraceable You
Bobby Hackett & his Orchestra 1938

Keepin’ Myself For You
Artie Shaw & his Gramercy Five 1940

I Didn’t Know About You
Rahsaan Roland Kirk 1972

I Would Do Anything For You
Art Tatum 1934

I Only Have Eyes For You
Coleman Hawkins Quintet
with Roy ‘Little Jazz’ Eldridge 1944

Are You Sticking?
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra
featuring Barney Bigard 1941

Just You, Just Me
Lester Young Quartet 1943

All The Things You Are
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet
with Charlie Parker & Slam Stewart 1945

I Mean You
Coleman Hawkins & his Orchestra
front line: Fats Navarro,
J.J.Johnson & Porter Kilbert;
rhythm section:
Hank Jones, Curley Russell, Max Roach 1946

Well You Needn’t
Thelonious Monk Trio 1947

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Face the Music 2.15.18:
Tearing It Up For The People
{potentials and probabilities}

Turn On The Heat
Fats Waller piano solo 1929

A Monday Date
Louis Armstrong's Hot Five 1928

Atlanta Rag
Cow Cow Davenport

Don’t Drink It In Here
Frankie Half Pint Jaxon with
Bill Johnson’s Louisiana Jug Band 1929

Give Me Your Telephone Number
J.C.Higginbotham’s Six Hicks 1930

I Got Rhythm
Bud Freeman Trio 1938

Stompy Jones
Sidney Bechet & his
New Orleans Feetwarmers
featuring Rex Stewart 1940

Hot and Bothered
Duke Ellington & his Orchestra 1928
hot vocal by Baby Cox

Cab Calloway & his Orchestra 1935

Albert Ammons & Meade Lux Lewis 1939

Jack the Bellboy
Lionel Hampton & his Orchestra 1940

Harlem Rhumbain’ the Blues
Hot Lips Page & his Band 1940

Special Delivery Stomp
Artie Shaw & his Gramercy Five 1940

It’s Only a Paper Moon
John Kirby Sextet 1941

It’s Only a Paper Moon
Lester Young 1946

Blue’ n’ Boogie
Dizzy Gillespie 1945

Roll ‘Em Pete
Coleman Hawkins 1959

Monday, February 5, 2018

Face the Music 20818:
Featuring Nobody

Bert Williams 1913

I Ain’t Got Nobody
Monarch Jazz Quartet 1929

Nobody Knows the Way I Feel This Morning
Alberta Hunter & the Red Onion Jazz Babies 1924

Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out
Bessie Smith 1929

Tain’t Nobody’s Business
Frank Stokes 1928

It Ain’t Killed Nobody Yet
Al Miller 1929

It’s Nobody’s Fault But Mine
Blind Willie Johnson 1927

Nobody’s Blues But Mine
Bessie Smith & her Band 1925

I Don’t Love Nobody (So I Don’t Have No Blues)
Clara Smith 1924

I Ain’t Gonna Tell Nobody
King Oliver’s Jazz Band 1923

Nobody’s Sweetheart
McKenzie & Condon’s Chicagoans 1927

Nobody’s Sweetheart
Tampa Red 1931

I Ain’t Gonna Give Nobody None Of My Jelly Roll
Mezzrow-Ladnier Quintet 1938

Ain’t Nobody Home But Me
Memphis Minnie 1936

I Ain’t Got Nobody
Art Tatum 1934

I Ain’t Got Nobody
Count Basie 1939

Tain’t Nobody’s Bizness If I Do
Fats Waller & his Rhythm 1940

Ain’t Nobody’s Business But My Own
Taj Mahal 1976