Bob Longman show, 2008 year-end list

as heard on WUSB 90.1 fm Stony Brook NY, and wusb.fm, Sun afts 12:30-2:30 pm
rank — song — artist

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(1) No Words — Neil Diamond
(2) Seven Steps to Heaven — Take 6/Al Jarreau/Jon Hendricks/Till Bronner
(3) Breathe — Keller Williams
(4) Half Of It — Tim Blane
(5) Unburden — Julia Brown
(6) Lullabye — Tim Blane
(7) Not the End — Natalie Walker
(8) the World Keeps You Waiting — New York Voices
(9) It Don’t Make Sense (You Can’t Make Peace) — Kenny Neal
(10) I Remain — Carolann Ames

(11) Adelaide — Tim Miller
(12) Dreamer — Sergio Mendes/Lani Hall/Herb Alpert
(13) Flip Flop & Fly — Cephas & Wiggins
(14) Grace — Brooke Annibale
(15) One — Keziah Jones
(16) Ride On — Ben Wise
(17) Take Your Time — Al Green w. Corinne Bailey Rae
(18) The Way We Do — Ladysmith Black Mambazo
(19) Where Dreams Are Bound — Ben Wise
(20) You’ve Got to Hurt (Before You Can Heal) — Kenny Neal

(21) A Deeper Meaning — Phil Roy
(22) AKA Papa Funk — Jimmy McCracken
(23) Ashrey Ha’ish — Sheva
(24) Bass Blues — Belinda Underwood w. Nancy King
(25) Chamego (Betty’s Bossa) — New York Voices
(26) Disappear — Michael Korb
(27) Dodo’s Bounce — James Carter
(28) Even Trade — Terence Martin
(29) Get It, Get It — Janiva Magness
(30) Hard to Lie — Brooke Annibale

(31) Hide and Seek — Return To the Dream
(32) Home To Me — Phil Minissale
(33) I Can’t Make It Alone — Lou Rawls
(34) I’m Glad You’re Mine — Janiva Magness
(35) I’m Wild About You — Al Green
(36) Last to Die — Bruce Springsteen
(37) My Babe — Dion DiMucci
(38) October Dance — Seven Octaves
(39) Only You — Watson Twins
(40) Prosciutto E Meloni — La Bande Magnetik

(41) Rapid Shave — James Carter
(42) Scramblin’ — Jo Williamson
(43) The Secret — Toby Walker
(44) Summer Place — Kaydi Johnson
(45) Things About Coming My Way — Ruth Brown
(46) Thoughts and Prayers — Ron Sexsmith
(47) Two Toasts — Carrie Newcomer
(48) Un-Wishing Well — Rajaton
(49) WHY — Phil & Ian Keaggy
(50) Your Protector — Fleet Foxes

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WUSB Radio, Bob Longman, 29 June 2008

06/29/08, 12:30-2:30 pm. WUSB Stony Brook NY, 90.1 FM, http://wusb.fm/

title — Artist — album N=New/Current Lp=vinyl I=Instrumental
R=Request
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Leaves Don’t Drop — Carrie Newcomer — Geography Of Light — N
Island In the Sun — Harry Belafonte
Zombie Jamboree (politmix) — Harry Belafonte
Even Trade — Terence Martin — Even Trade — N
Beyond the Great Divide — Emmylou Harris — All I Intended To Be — N
Beatitudes — Sweet Honey In the Rock — — Lp
Get It, Get It — Janiva Magness — What Love Will Do — N
I Feel So Good Today — David ‘Honeyboy’ Edwards
City of Gold — Dixie Hummingbirds
Maybe It’s You — Dixie Hummingbirds
You’ve Got to Hurt — Kenny Neal
Night Life — Willie Nelson
Ready — Jo Williamson — Wake On the Hudson — N
No One to Blame — Brooke Annibale — the In-Between — N
Grace — Brooke Annibale — the In-Between — N
No Fear In Love — Iona UK
Our World — Maire Brennan
Ankle Deep In the Atlantic — William F. Gibbs — My Fellow Sophisticates — N
Home To Me — Phil Minissale — Home to Me — N
Can You Hear Me Now — Robin Rogers — Treat Me Right — N
Tune In — Tim Blane
Just the Way — Tim Blane
How Am I To Be — Watson Twins — Fire Songs — N
Peasant Of the Wreck — Kaydi Johnson — Peasant Of the Wreck — N
Stay With Me — Al Green — Lay It Down — N
Iphel’ Emasini — Ladysmith Black Mambazo — Ilembe — N
Hush — Joe South — — Lp
Dodo’s Bounce — James Carter — Present Tense — N

Back to back, belly to belly, hahahaha! Belafonte’s fun even when he’s serious here.
Still more ‘Birds!
Yet another Tim Blane track. His stuff has a great feel, accessible but not overly so.

Bob Longman WUSB Radio show, 25 May 2008

12:30-2:30 pm. WUSB Stony Brook NY, 90.1 FM, http://wusb.fm/

title — Artist — album N=New/Current Lp=vinyl I=Instrumental
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Feel Like Going Home — Charlie Rich
Sounds Of the Morning — Carrie Newcomer
Woke Up This Morning — Eric Bibb
It Don’t Make Sense (You Can’t Make Peace) — Kenny Neal — Let Life Flow — N
Tell Me — Alathea — My Roots Go Deeper — N
Blue Orchids — Sun Kil Moon — April — N
If I Had My Way (Sampson & Delilah) — Gary Davis
Won’t Stand the Light — Stan Hedges — Two Mule Parade — N
Flip Flop & Fly — Cephas & Wiggins — Flip Flop & Fly — N
Farther Along — Mississippi John Hurt
Arrowhead — Richard Shindell
Everybody’s Talkin’ — Fred Neil — Lp
the Hidden Moon — Antoine Dufour — Existence — N, I
Morning In a Strange City — Jesse Harris
Everything Is Broken — Duke Robillard
No Words — Neil Diamond — Home Before Dark — N
The Way We Do — Ladysmith Black Mambazo — Ilembe — N
Dreamer — Sergio Mendes w. Lani Hall & Herb Alpert — encanto — N
Half of It — Tim Blane — Clockwork — N
Geese — Joshua James — The Sun Is Always Brighter — N
Beside the Dial — Ben Wise — Beside the Dial — N
You Can Give But You Can’t Take — Aaron Neville
Crying Won’t Help — Lowell Fulson
Stardust — Nat King Cole

Cephas & Wiggins cut loose on their take on this early rock classic.
Diamond finally got his #1 album – now that #1 in the download era doesn’t mean what it used to.
Do I really have to say anything about Nat or Stardust? You just know.

Bob Longman radio show, 16 March 2008, WUSB 90.1 FM

track– artist — album (if new) N=new *: especially good
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Everywhere — Brooks Williams — The Time I Spend With You — N
Peace In the Valley — Sam Cooke / Soul Stirrers
Sentenced to Life With the Blues — Andy Falco — Sentenced… — N
You Better Mind — Blind Boys of AL — Down In New Orleans — N
I Can’t Make It Alone — Lou Rawls
I Know My Love — the Chieftains w. the Corrs
The Irish Blessing — Twin Shores Chorus
* Lullabye — Tim Blane — Clockwork — N
Book of Dreams — Dion
All Mine (w. band) — Five Satins
* Caravan of Love — the Housemartins
Today — Birmingham Sunlights
Dese Bones Gonna Rise Again — Golden Gates
Think of You — Five O’Clock Shadow
Shishumayel’ivangeli — Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Down By The Old Mill Stream — 139th Street Quartet
Jackie — New York Voices — A Day Like This — N
Farmer’s Market — Lambert Hendricks & Ross
I’ll Never Forget — Dixie Hummingbirds
I Have A Dream — the Persuasions
Walking Down the Street — Real Group
People Change — Rockapella
It’s Sure Gonna Flop — Sabertooth — Dr. Midnight — N
Bayou Betty — Bonerama — Bringing It Home — N
Death Don’t Have No Mercy — Jorma Kaukonen
Death Don’t Have No Mercy — Toby Walker
Wide River to Cross — Levon Helm — Dirt Farmer — N
Lamb Of God — Take 6

Jackie is from the Annie Ross catalogue (as in Lambert Hendricks and..)
Tim Blane sings to someone he hasn’t met, but she’s already crossed his mind.
Sabertooth and Bonerama are two of a new breed of brass-kicking bands.

Radio Show, Bob Longman WUSB 90.1 FM , 03 February 2008

Bob Longman Sun 12:30-2:30 pm 03 February 2008
WUSB Stony Brook NY, 90.1 FM, wusb.fm
Track — Artist — Album

She’s Killing Me — Bob Wills/Texas Playboys — Legends of Country Music
Gone Gone Gone — Robert Plant/Alison Krauss — Raising Sand — N
Voyeurs — Jason Harrod — Bright As You
Your Own Worst Enemy — Bruce Springsteen — Magic — N
Breathe — Keller Williams — Breathe — N
Black Sheep Wall — Innocence Mission
Lonesome Valley — Eric Bibb
the Deep — Claire Holley
A Common Thread — Michael Kelly Blanchard
Fallen Splendor — Jeff Johnson — Fallen Splendor — I
Setembro (Brazilian Wedding Song) — Take 6
Java Jive — Manhattan Transfer
None of Us Are Free — Solomon Burke
Buffalo Soldier — the Persuasions
Dead End Street — Lou Rawls
Five Guys Names Moe — Louis Jordan/Tympany 5
the Voice — Five Satins
Masterpiece Theatre — Jean Joseph Mouret — — I
Blessing Wind — Bill Miller — — I
Seahouses — Dave Bainbridge — — I
Ambergris March — Bjork — — I
My Babe — Dion — Son of Skip James — N
Chamego (Betty’s Bossa) — New York Voices — A Day Like This — N
The Man Who Would Be King — John Stewart
Abiola — Ellis Paul — Dragonfly Races — N
Lullabye For Later — Tim Blane — Clockwork — N
I Could Have Been Your Best Friend — Viktor Krauss — N
Holding On To the Earth — Sam Phillips-Burnett — Indescribable Wow
When Luther Played the Blues — Hans Theessink — Slow Train — N
Change — Gospel Hummingbirds
By Athenish — Bonerama — Bringing It Home — N