The Vinyl Experience – 04.08.16

Vinyl Experience 296

For Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard Mama Tried, Grateful Dead: Ripple, Johnny Cash: A Boy Named Sue, Bob Dylan with Johnny Cash: Girl From The North Country, Buddy Holly: Everyday, Linda Ronstadt: When Will I Be Loved, Everly Brothers: Walk Right Back, Don Henley (with Mick Jagger and Miranda Lambert) Bramble Rose, Eagles: Take It Easy, Rolling Stones: Far Away Eyes, Georgia Satellites: Don’t Pass Me By, Little Feat: Sailing Shoes, Patsy Cline: Crazy, Rod Stewart: Mandolin Wind, Roy Orbison: Crying, The Band: King Harvest (Has Surely Come), Willie Nelson: All Of Me


The Vinyl Experience – 04.01.16

Vinyl Experience 295

Aretha Franklin: Chain Of Fools
Beatles: Fool On The Hill
Billie Holiday: I’m A Fool To Want You
Def Leppard: Foolin’
Doors: Ship Of Fools
Elvin Bishop: Fooled Around And Fell In Love
Elvs Presley: (Now And Then There’s) A Fool Such As I
Foghat: Fool For The City
Kid Creole & The Coconuts: Loving You Is Making A Fool Of Me
Labelle: Won’t Get Fooled Again
Led Zeppelin: Fool In The Rain
Los Lobos: River Of Fools
Rolling Stones: Fool To Cry
Bil Evans Trio: My Foolish Heart


The Vinyl Experience – 03.04.16

VE 116 Nonsense Lyrics

Today on the Vinyl Experience:

A whole bunch of songs that speak their own language. And to get the ball rolling, a few that don’t seem to be in a particular language. But somehow–they communicate.

Clark Terry: Mumbles
Sarah Vaughn: Pinky
Pink Floyd: The Great Gig In The Sky
Mike Oldfield: Sheba
Genesis: Naminau
Woody Herman: Lemon Drop
The Chips: Rubber Biscuit
Cab Calloway: Minnie The Moocher
Otis Redding: Fa Fa Fa Fa fa fa fa fa fa (Sad Song)
The Yardbirds: Hothouse Of Omagarashid
David Seville: Witch Doctor
Hanson: MmmBop
Brenton Wood: The Oogum Boogum Song
Sam The Sham & The Pharoahs: Wooly Bully
Outkast: Hey Ya
Beatles: You Know My Name (Look Up The Number)
Crash Test Dummies: Mmmm Mmmm Mmmm Mmmm
Spike Jones: Hawaiian War Chant


Bowl of Soul – 07.24.15

Crosscut Saw – Albert King – Blues – 1967
Dresses Too Short – Syl Johnson – R&B – 1968
Guess What – Syleena Johnson – R&B – 2003
Runnin’ Out Of Fools – Aretha Franklin – Pop – 1964
As Long As I’ve Got You – The Charmels – R&B – 1967
Where Is The Love – Glen Miller – R&B – 1967
Lose and Gain – The Viceroys – Rock Steady – 1967
Lonelier Are Fools – The Three Degrees – R&B – 1967
Give In To Love – Sister Sledge – R&B – 1975
Much Better Off – Smokey Robinson & The Miracles – R&B – 1968
What We Gone Do – Nichelle Colvin – R&B – 2015
Funkalicious – Gina Carey – R&B – 2015
Old School – John Carey – R&B – 2015


The Vinyl Experience – 07.24.15

An offer you can’t refuse…celebrating The Godfather…with some gangster vinyl that evokes the spirit of the classic film. It’s isn’t personal…it’s strictly business. Actor Alex Rocco’s death this week (he played Moe Green in the original 1972 film) swept the internet and reminded us of The Godfather’s powerful legacy.

The Who: The Punk And The Godfather

The Clash: the Magnificent Seven

Stevie Wonder: Big Brother

Nirvana: Come As You Are

Jennifer Warnes and Rob Wasserman: Ballad Of The Runaway Horse

Al Martino: I Have But One Heart

Nini Rota: Fortunella

The Godfather Soundtrack: Speak Softly Love

James Brown: It’s A Man’s Man’s World

Steve Miller Band: Gangster Of Love

Elton John: Have Mercy On The Criminal

Bob Dylan: Joey


A Bowl of Soul – 07.17.15

Where’s My Money – Willie Jones – R&B – 1962
Come See What’s Left Of Me – Bobby Hutton – R&B – 1969
Feel The Need In Me – Detroit Emeralds – R&B – 1972
Calle Luna Calle Sol – Willie Colon – R&B – 1973
Here’s To You – Skyy – R&B – 1980
Each Day I Cry A Little – Eddie Kendricks – R&B – 1973
Trying Girls Out – The Persuaders – R&B – 1973
Kiss Me – Chris Jasper – R&B – 2015
Moon – Ashlyn – R&B – 2015
Fashion Girl – Bernadette Cooper – R&B – 2015


Vinyl Experience – Whistling – 07.17.15

Today on the VE…whistle along with songs that feature whistling hooks…you’ll know ’em all, and you wont be able to resist!

Bangles: Walk Like An Egyptian

Edward Sharpe & The Magneitc Zeros: Home

Brother Bones: Sweet Georgia Brown

John Lennon: Jealous Guy

Billy Joel: The Stranger

Supertramp: Goodbye Stranger

David Bowie: Golden Years

(whistle classics)

Peter Bjorn & John: Young Folks

Lovin Spoonful: Daydream

Paul Simon: Me And Julio

J Geils Band: Centerfold

Peter Gabriel: Games Without Frontiers

Whistling Jack Smith: I Was Kaiser Bill’s Batman

Foster The People: Pumped Up Kicks

Otis Redding: Dock Of The Bay

clip: Bing Crosby, Ted Weems


Guns & Roses: Patience


The Vinyl Experience – 07.10.15

Grateful Dead: Touch Of Grey (single version)

Grateful Dead: Ripple ”

Gratetful Dead: Truckin ”

Grateful Dead: Uncle John’s Band ”

Grateful Dead: Attics Of My Life

Yes: Long Distance Runaround/The Fish

Yes: America (single version)

Yes: Roundabout ”

Yes: Wonderous Stories

Ringo Starr: It Don’t Come Easy

Beatles: Honey Don’t

Beatles: Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Heart’s Club Band/With A Little Help From My Friends

Ringo Starr: Photograph



A Bowl of Soul – Have A Happy and Soulful 4th of July – 07.03.15

I Shall Not Be Moved – Rev. F.C. Barnes & Company – Gospel – 2005
Woman of the Ghetto – Marlena Shaw – R&B – 1969
War – Bob Marley – Reggae – 1976
Better Must Come – Delroy Wilson – Reggae – 1972
Whatcha See Is Whatcha Get – The Dramatics – R&B – 1971
See Saw – Moonglows – Doo Wop/R&B – 1956
Open The Door To Your Heart – Darrell Banks – R&B – 1966
Night Fo’ Last – Shorty Long – (Mosotogam Extended Version) – R&B – 1968
Spirits Vibing – Kase Sounds – Gospel – 2015
Burn To Cry – Moody Black & Kimbi – Alternative Soul – 2015
What Is Love – Cardell – R&B – 2015


A Bowl of Soul – 06.26.15

June Is Black Music Month, Part 4

The Hawg Part 1-Eddie Kirk – Blues – 1965
Bar B-Q – Wendy Rene – R&B – 1964
I’ve Got No Time To Lose – Carla Thomas – R&B – 1964
Don’t Look Any Further – Dennis Edwards ft. Siedah Garrett – 1984
Sugar Daddy – Jackson 5 – R&B – 1971
Take Me Back – Michael Jackson – R&B – 1975
Happy Music – The BlackByrds – Jazz/Funk – 1975
Change (Makes You Wanna Hustle) – Donald Byrd – Jazz/Funk – 1976
What Is Love – Cardell – R&B – 2015
Turn It On (Electricity Bill) – Tyler Kinchen & The Right Places – R&B – 2015
What Did You Do Today – The Ebonys – R&B – 2015