Testify! Episode #35

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Testify Episode #35. Originally broadcast 01/03/2018

Bobby Bryant – I Wanna Testify (World Pacific)
Charles Earland – Smiling (Prestige)
Clarence Wheeler and the Enforcers – The Mighty Burner (Atlantic)
Grant Green – Sookie Sookie (Blue Note)

Don Ellis – Put It Where You Want It (Columbia)
Ernie Wilkins & His Orchestra – Big Foot Country (Mainstream)
Herbie Hancock – Wiggle Waggle (WB)
Buddy Rich – Chameleon (Groove Merchant)
Freddy McCoy – Funk Drops (Prestige)
Freddy McCoy – Huh (Prestige)
Houston Person – Cissy Strut (Prestige)

Ekseption – This Here (Philips)
Billy Taylor – Dirty Ole Man (Bell)
Grant Green – Ain’t It Funky Now Pts 1&2 (Blue Note)
Lou Donaldson – The Caterpillar (Blue Note)
Jimmy Smith – Uh Ruh (MGM)
Joe Thomas Group – You Bet Your Sweet Bippy (Cobblestone)
Richard Groove Holmes – Listen Here (World Pacific)
Mongo Santamaria – Night Crawler (Atlantic)

Leon Spencer – The Slide (Prestige
Sonny Phillips – Bean Pie (Prestige)
Jimmy Owens Quartet – Chicago Green Light (Polydor)

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Testify! Episode #34

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Testify Episode #34. Originally broadcast 12/27/2017

Shotgun Express – Curtains (Columbia UK)
Pop Ups – Lurking (HBR)
Billy Larkin and the Delegate – Agent 00 Soul (World Pacific)
Billy Preston – Greazee Pt 1 (Derby)
Donald Seward – Studio B Funk (Revolution)
Casey and the Pressure Group – Powerhouse (Wizdom)

Dorothy Morrison – Rain (Elektra)
Eddie Kendricks – Girl You Need a Change of Mind (Tamla)
Booker T and the MGs – Melting Pot (Stax)
Babe Ruth – The Mexican (Harvest)
Barrabas – Woman (RCA)
Titanic – Sultana (Epic)
Manu Dibango – New Bell (Atlantic)

Bob Dylan – It’s Alright Ma (I’m Only Bleeding) (Columbia)
Beck – Bottle of Blues (DGC)
Edu Lobo – Zanzibar (Elenco)
Jefferson Airplane – Won’t You Try (Saturday Afternoon) (RCA)
Big Star – Thirteen (Ardent)
Chris Bell – I Am the Cosmos (Rykodisc)
Anouar Barhem – Raf Raf (ECM)
Bobby Darin – Misty Roses (Atlantic)
Left Banke – Shadows Breaking Over My Head (Smash)
Caetano Veloso – Eles (Philips)
Belle and Sebastian – The Stars of Track and Field (Jeepster)
Biff Rose – Molly (Tetragrammaton)
Fairport Convention – The Ballad of Easy Rider (Island)

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Testify! Episode #33

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Testify Episode #33. Originally broadcast 12/21/2017

Budos Band – Chicago Falcon (Daptone)
Eldridge Holmes – If I Were Carpenter (Deesu)
The Byrds – Bad Night at the Whiskey (Columbia)
Love – You Set the Scene (Live) (Snapper)

Horace Silver – Song For My Father (Blue Note)
Mark Murphy- Stolen Moments (Muse)
Charles Mingus – Minor Intrusion (Bethlehem)
Otis Redding – Cigarettes and Coffee (Volt)
Shuggie Otis – Strawberry Letter 23 (Epic)
Roy Budd – Get Carter (Pye)
Blind Willie Johnson – Dark Was the Night Cold Was the Ground (Columbia)
Mississippi John Hurt – Louis Collins (Okeh)
Tadd Dameron – Fontainebleu (Prestige)
Bobby Hutcherson – Ankara (Blue Note)

Leonard Bernstein and the NY Philharmonic – Fantasia On a Theme By Thomas Tallis For Double String Orchestra (CBS)

Spirit – Topanga Windows (Epic)
Tintern Abbey – Beeside (Deram)
Buffalo Springfield – Expecting To Fly (Atco)
Buffalo Springfield – Broken Arrow (Atco)
The Sneetches – Behind the Shadow (Spin Art)
Leonard Cohen – Stories of the Street (Columbia)
Nico – Chelsea Girls (Verve)
Neu – Hallogallo (UA)
Richard Thompson – Calvary Cross (Island)

Darondo – Didn’t I (Music City)
Gary Burton – Sweet Rain (RCA)
Scott Walker – Plastic Palace People (Philips)
Elaine Stritch – The Ladies Who Lunch (Columbia Masterworks)

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Testify! Episode #32

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Testify Episode #32. Originally broadcast 12/20/2017

Darlene Love – Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) (Philles)
Five Blind Boys of Alabama with Mavis Staples – Children Go Where I Send Thee (Real World)
Staple Singers – There Was a Star (Riverside)
Otis Redding – Merry Christmas Baby (Atco)
The Christmas Spirit – Christmas Is My Time of Year (White Whale)
The Credibility Gap – Something For Mary (WB)
Honey and the Bees – Jing Jing a Ling (Chess)

Bobby Hollaway – Funky Little Drummer Boy (Smash)
Albert King – Santa Claus Wants Some Loving (Stax)
Clarence Carter – Backdoor Santa (Atlantic)
Run DMC – Christmas In Hollis (London)
J Hines and the Boys – A Funky Xmas To You (Nation Wide)
Count Sidney and His Dukes – Soul Christmas (Goldband)
Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings – 8 Days (Of Hannukah) (Daptone)
Garth and Kat – Chanukah Album (SNL)
Woody Guthrie – Hannukah Dance (Folkways)

James Brown – Santa Claus Go Straight To the Ghetto (King)
Stan Freberg – Christmas Dragnet (Yulenet) Pts 1&2 (Capitol)
Allan Sherman – 12 Gifts of Christmas (WB)
Homer and Jethro – All I Want For Christmas (is My Upper Plate) (RCA)
Harvey Averne Band – Let’s Get It Together This Christmas (Fania)
Canned Heat – Christmas Blues (Liberty)
Baby Washington – White Christmas (Sue)
Ike and Tina Turner -Merry Christmas Baby (Warner Brothers)

Louis Armstrong – The Night Before Christmas (Continental Production Co)
Dee Irwin and Mamie Galore – All I Want For Christmas Is You (Imperial)
Johnny and Jon – Christmas In Vietnam (Jewel)
Lenox Ave – Little Drummer Boy (Chess)
Johnny Lytle – Chanukah (Tuba)
John Fahey – God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Takoma)
Christmas Spirit – Will You Still Believe In Me (White Whale)
Vince Guaraldi – Christmastime Is Here (Fantasy)
Charles Brown – Merry Christmas Baby (Jewel)
Soulful Strings – Merry Christmas Baby (Cadet)

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Testify! Episode #31

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Testify Episode #31. Originally broadcast 12/13/2017

The Cowsills – Hair (MGM)
Charles Earland – Aquarius (Prestige)
Jennifer – Let the Sunshine In (Parrot)

Nina Simone – Ain’t Got No/I Got Life (RCA)
Cast of the Movie Hair – Black Boys/White Boys (RCA)
Broadway Cast of Hair – Air (RCA)
Liza Minelli – Frank Mills (Ed Sullivan Show)
Lords – Manchester England (Columbia Germany)
Bobby Bryant – Colored Spade (World Pacific)
Constellations – Easy To Be Hard (Gemini Star)
Free Design – Where Do I Go (Project 3)
Electronic Concept Orchestra – Aquarius (Limelight)

Bobby Bryant – Hair (World Pacific)
Broadway Cast of Hair – Initials (RCA)
Broadway Cast of Hair – Electric Blues (RCA)
Broadway Cast of Hair – My Conviction (RCA)
Mort Garson – Be In (Hare Krishna) (Evolution)
Broadway Cast of Hair – Sodomy (RCA)
Stan Kenton – Sodomy (Capitol)
Carla Thomas – Where Do I Go (Stax)
Harold Johnson – Aquarius (Revue)
Galt MacDermott – Donna/Hashish (Kilmarnock)
Galt MacDermott – Let the Sunshine In (Kilmarnock)

Enoch Light and the Brass Menagerie – Hair (Project 3)
Quincy Jones – Dead End (A&M)
Quincy Jones – Walking In Space (A&M)
Louis Van Dyke – Frank Mills (CBS)
Jennifer – Easy To Be Hard (Parrot)
Bobby Bryant – Good Morning Starshine (World Pacific)

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Testify! Episode #30 (Update)

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Testify Episode #30. Originally broadcast 12/06/2017

Jack Wilson Quartet – Ramblin’ (Vault)
Andrae Crouch and the Disciples – Precious Lord, Take My Hand (Light)
Cals – Stand Tall (Loadstone)
Sly Stone – Rock Dirge (Woodcock)
Mary Lou Williams Quintet – The Credo (Mary)
Linda Ronstadt – You’re a Very Lovely Woman (Capitol)
Association – Birthday Morning (WB)

Frank Wess – Willow Weep For Me (Enterprise)
Grant Green – Never Can Say Goodbye (Blue Note)
Cal Tjader – Invitation (Fantasy)
Buffalo Springfield – Kind Woman (Atco)
Milt Matthews – Chic-a-poo Land (Commonwealth United)
Peggy Lee – I Think It’s Going To Rain Today (Capitol)
Peggy Lipton – Lady of the Lake (Ode)
Soft Machine – A Certain Kind (Probe)
Love – Mushroom Clouds (Elektra)
Love – Emotions (Elektra)
Phil Everly – The Air That I Breath (RCA)

Sergio Mendes – Comin’ Home Baby (Atlantic)
Phil Upchurch – Pretty Blue (Cadet)
Jean Pace – Afro Blue (RCA)
Ramsey Lewis – Mother Nature’s Son (Cadet)
Dramatics – In the Rain (Volt)
Jose Feliciano – Light My Fire (RCA)
Harpers Bizarre – Snow (WB)
Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart – For Baby (A&M)
John Buck Wilkin – The Daydream (Liberty)
Petula Clarke – It Don’t Matter To Me (WB)
Bruce Johnston – Disney Girls (Columbia)

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Testify! Episode #30

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Testify Episode #30. Originally broadcast 12/06/2017

Jack Wilson Quartet – Ramblin’ (Vault)
Andrae Crouch and the Disciples – Precious Lord, Take My Hand (Light)
Cals – Stand Tall (Loadstone)
Sly Stone – Rock Dirge (Woodcock)
Mary Lou Williams Quintet – The Credo (Mary)
Linda Ronstadt – You’re a Very Lovely Woman (Capitol)
Association – Birthday Morning (WB)

Frank Wess – Willow Weep For Me (Enterprise)
Grant Green – Never Can Say Goodbye (Blue Note)
Cal Tjader – Invitation (Fantasy)
Buffalo Springfield – Kind Woman (Atco)
Milt Matthews – Chic-a-poo Land (Commonwealth United)
Peggy Lee – I Think It’s Going To Rain Today (Capitol)
Peggy Lipton – Lady of the Lake (Ode)
Soft Machine – A Certain Kind (Probe)
Love – Mushroom Clouds (Elektra)
Love – Emotions (Elektra)
Phil Everly – The Air That I Breath (RCA)

Sergio Mendes – Comin’ Home Baby (Atlantic)
Phil Upchurch – Pretty Blue (Cadet)
Jean Pace – Afro Blue (RCA)
Ramsey Lewis – Mother Nature’s Son (Cadet)
Dramatics – In the Rain (Volt)
Jose Feliciano – Light My Fire (RCA)
Harpers Bizarre – Snow (WB)
Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart – For Baby (A&M)
John Buck Wilkin – The Daydream (Liberty)
Petula Clarke – It Don’t Matter To Me (WB)
Bruce Johnston – Disney Girls (Columbia)

 

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