Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Face the Music 10.27.16
Joe Show the Eleventh

Snake Rag
Joe “King” Oliver’s Jazz Band 1923

Sob Sister Sadie
Sam Lanin’s Melody Sheiks 1925
with tuba wrestler Joe Tarto

Alligator Hop
Joe “King” Oliver’s Jazz Band 1923

Song of the Wanderer
Vincent Lopez & his Casa Lopez Orchestra 1927
with vocal quartet and tubist Joe Tarto

Bass Ale Blues
Red Nichols & the Hottentotts 1926
with Joe Tarto, tuba

Hittin’ the Ceiling
Nat Shilkret and the Victor Orchestra 1929
vocal by Scrappy Lambert {as Burt Lorin}
tuba breaks by Joe Tarto

White Heat
Jimmie Lunceford’s Orchestra 1934
with saxophonist Joe Thomas

Slumming on Park Avenue
Jimmie Lunceford’s Orchestra 1937
with saxophonist Joe Thomas

Stompin’ at the Savoy
Art Tatum & his Band 1941
with trumpeter Joe Thomas

Swing to Bop
trumpeter Joe Guy
jamming after hours
at Minton’s Playhouse 1941
with Thelonious Monk
Charlie Christian
& Kenny Klook Clarke

Jeep Rhythm
saxophonist Joe Thomas
with Jimmie Lunceford’s Orchestra 1942

Drum Solo Number One
Jo Jones 1973

You Can Depend On Me
Trumpeter Joe Thomas & his Orchestra 1946

Battery Bounce
Art Tatum & his Band 1941
with trumpeter Joe Thomas

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Joe Sho No. 10

Yiddisher March
Joseph Cherniavsky's
Yiddish-American Jazz Band 1925

Old Black Joe's Blues
Henderson's Club Alabam Orchestra 1923

You Can't Cheat a Cheater
Napoleon's Emperors with
violinist Joe Venuti and
tuba titan Joe Tarto 1929

Oil Well
Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers
with alto saxophonist Joe Thomas

Chant of the Tuxedos
Andy Anderson's Pelican State Jazz Band
with pianist Joe Robertson

Ballin' the Jack
Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band
vocal by clarinetist Joe Darensbourg 1945

Sweet Georgia Brown
Duke Derbigny's Orchestra
with clarinetist Joe "Cornbread" Thomas 1940

Jelly Roll Morton's Hot Seven
with trombonist Joe Britton 1940

Honeysuckle Rose
Joe Daniels & his Hot Shots 1939

Oh! Lady Be Good
Jones-Smith, Inc. with Count Basie, 
Lester Young & drummer Jo Jones 1936

Phantom Fantasie
Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra
with trumpeter Joe Thomas 1934

Baby Won't You Please Come Home
Jimmie Lunceford's Orchestra with vocal by 
sax & clarinet man Joe Thomas 1939

I'm Pulling Through
Billie Holiday backed by a band including
the brothers Roy and Joe Eldridge 1940

Blow Top Blues
Barney Bigard's Orchestra with vocalist
Etta Jones and trumpeter Joe Thomas 1944

You Must Be Losing Your Mind
Fats Waller, his Rhythm & Orchestra
with trumpeter Joe Thomas 1942

Benny Carter & his Orchestra
with trumpeter Joe Thomas 1940

Monday, October 10, 2016

Face the Music 10.13.16
Joe Show No.9
potentials & probabilities

Nach der Burgmusik
Heinrich Eisenbach & Josef Bauer

Bukusher Khusid
Joseph Moskowitz

Servas Schlieferl
Josef Bauer

Nashville Nightingale
Joseph C. Smith Orchestra

What Do You Know About That?
b/w Shut Your Mouth
Joe Sims and Clarence Williams
accompanied by pianist Fats Waller

Limehouse Blues
Joe Haymes Orchestra

The Honeydripper
Joe Liggins & his Honeydrippers

Breezin’ {aka When the Nylons Bloom Again}
An Armful of You
What’s Your Name?
Solid Eclipse
Joe Sullivan Trio
side two of the Epic 10” LP
Fats Waller First Editions

Wabash Stomp
Florida Stomp
Joe Eldridge, alto saxophonist with
Roy “Little Jazz” Eldridge & his Orchestra

Two Wrongs Won’t Make It Right
Joe Be Bop Carroll

Jump Did-Le-Ba
Joe Bebop Carroll with
Dizzy Gillespie & his Orchestra
sax solo by Yusef Lateef

Monday, October 3, 2016

Face the Music 10.06.16
Joe Show No.8

Jubilee Stomp
Joe Tricky Sam Nanton with
Duke Ellington & his Orchestra 1928

Jazz Gypsy Blues
Gus Cannon as Banjo Joe 1927

There’ll Be Some Changes Made
Josie Miles & the Choo Choo Jazzers
with Ypsilanti’s own Louis Hooper 1924

Frankie and Johnny
Joe “King” Oliver & his Orchestra 1929

Shine On, Harvest Moon
Joe Haymes & his Orchestra 1933

Hello! Ma Baby
sung by the man who wrote it: Joe Howard
with Gene Kardos & his Orchestra 1936

Joe Louis Chant
Jones’ Chicago Cosmopolitans
vocal by George D. Washington 1935

Poor Old Joe
Fletcher Henderson’s Orchestra
vocal by Harlan Lattimore 1932

Big Butter and Egg Man
Barbecue Joe & his Hot Dogs 1930

Jazz Me Blues
Joe Marsala’s Chicagoans 1937

Every Tub
Joseph Robichaux & his
New Orleans Rhythm Boys 1933

Can I Do It For You?
Memphis Minnie & Kansas Joe McCoy 1930

Save Me Some
Joe McCoy & the Palooka Washboard Band 1937

Baby Please Don’t Go
Big Joe Williams 1945

Rocks In My Bed
Big Joe Turner 1941

Monday, September 26, 2016

Face the Music to air 9.29.16
Potentials & probabilities
for Joe Show No. 7

Smiling Joe
Plantation Orchestra 1926

South Rampart Street Blues
Joe “Tricky Sam” Nanton with
The New Orleans Blue Five 1926

My Money Never Runs Out
Gus Cannon as Banjo Joe 1927

It Ain’t Gonna Rain No Mo’
Josie Miles & Elmer Snowden 1925

Foot Scuffle
Joseph Robichaux & his
New Orleans Rhythm Boys 1933

A Mug of Ale
Joe Venuti’s Blue Four 1927

Runnin’ Ragged
Joe Venuti’s Blue Four 1929

Raggin’ the Scale
Joe Venuti, Eddie Lang
& their Blue Five 1933

Weary Blues
Barbecue Joe & his Hot Dogs 1930

Call of the Freaks
The Trumpet's Prayer
Joe “King” Oliver & his Orchestra 1929

You Done Tore Your Pants With Me
Kansas Joe McCoy with the
Palooka Washboard Band 1937

King Biscuit Stomp
Big Joe Williams 1947

Little Joe From Chicago
Mary Lou Williams with Andy Kirk
& his Twelve Clouds of Joy 1938

Dernier Soir {Last Night}
Joseph Reinhardt
avec son Ensemble 1944-45

Run Joe
Randy Weston Quintet 1956

Money Jungle
Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus, Max Roach 1962

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Joe Show No. 6: In Memoriam Mahavishnu Joe

If You Can't Be Good, Be Careful
Can't We Get Together?
Never Heard of Such Stuff
There'll Come a Time When You Need Me
Joe Sullivan Trio 1954
side one of the 10" Epic LP - Fats Waller First Editions

Someday Sweetheart
Joe Sullivan & Joe Marsala with
Wild Bill Davison & his Commodores 1945

Salute to the Lion
pianist Joe Turner 1976

The Lion and the Lamb
Joe Bushkin & Willie the Lion Smith 1939

Soft Lights & Sweet Music
Joe Bushkin & Bobby Hackett V-Disc 1948

Relaxin' at the Touro
Joe Bushkin with Muggsy Spanier 1939

Chimes Blues
Joe Marasla & his Band 1944

What Am I Here For?
Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton with
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra 1942

Moonlight Sonata
Joe Reichman & his Orchestra 1941

I'll Never Be The Same
Joe Venuti & Eddie Lang 1931

Ready for the River
Joe Poston & Earl Hines
with Jimmie Noone's Apex Club Orchestra 1928

West End Blues
Joe "King" Oliver & his Orchestra 1929

Three Keyboards
Willie the Lion Smith with Joe Bushkin,
Jess Stacy & George Wettling 1939

Joseph Reinhardt et son Ensemble 1944-45