Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Face the Music 7.11.13
Tin Ticket II

Being a further broadcast adventure
using as a whimsical cypher a series of
old fashioned song titles discovered
lurking in the pages of W.S. Burroughs’
experimental novel, “The Ticket That Exploded”

The Sheik of Araby
Sidney Bechet’s One Man Band 1941

It’s a Long, Long Way to Tipperary
The American Quartet 1914

Margie
The Hoosier Hot Shots 1936

Hi Diddle Diddle
Charley Straight & his Orchestra 1926

Everybody Loves My Baby
Clarence Williams Blue Five 1924

Bicycle Built For Two
sung by a computer 1961

What Are You Waiting For, Mary?
Bing Crosby with Paul Whiteman’s Orchestra 1927

Japanese Sandman
Django Reinhardt & the Hot Club de France 1937

East St. Louis Toodle-oo
Steely Dan 1974

Blue Moon
Billie Holiday 1952

Laura
Sidney Bechet 1947

Sweet Marijuana Brown
Barney Bigard Sextet 1945

Cement Mixer
Slim Gaillard 1945

Piccadilly
Fats Waller piano solo 1939

About Face
The Three Deuces 1941

Stardust Stomp
Tut Soper & Baby Dodds 1944

Hiroshima
Albert &Ammons Rhythm Kings
with his son Gene Ammons 1947

Nagasaki
Fats Waller & his Rhythm 1939

Goodnight
Jimmy Durante


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