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August 5 | August 12 | August 19 | August 26 | archives | DJ Marilynn spins every Monday, 9:00 a.m.-Noon

August 5

Artist Song Title Album Label
Gil Evans Boogie Stop Shuffle Absolute Beginners Virgin
Temptations Take a Stroll Through Your Mind Psychedelic Soul Motown
Gil Evans Better Git Hit in Your Soul Absolute Beginners Virgin
Jonah Jones I Dig Chicks What's New, Vol. 1  
Gil Evans Va Va Voom Absolute Beginners Virgin
Harry Gibson Who Put the Benzedrine in Mrs. Murphy's Ovaltine Reefer Songs Mojo
Esther Phillips And I Love Him Atlantic Rhythm & Blues, 1947-74 Atlantic
Esther Phillips I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good* Jazz Moods: Hot Epic/Legacy
Rufus Walking in the Sun Rags to Rufus MCA
Fontella Bass I Want Everyone to Know Free Varese Sarabande
Mitty Collier Walk Away Shades of Mitty Collier  
Eddie Harris Live Right Now Right On! Vol. 4 Atlantic
Sly & the Family Stone If You Want Me to Stay Dead Presidents  
Dinah Washington Since I Fell for You Dinah Washington Sings the Blues  
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings My Man Is a Mean Man Naturally Daptone Records
James Brown Devil's Den Soul Pride: The Instrumentals  
Bobby Blue Bland Twistin' Up the Road Turn on Your Love Light MCA
Muddy Waters After Hours Honey Bee Wolf
Muddy Waters Baby Please Don't Go Hoochie Coochie Man  
Me'Shell Ndgeocello Be My Husband    
Nina Simone Chilly Winds Don't Blow
Tell Me More and More and Then Some
Pastel Blues  
  Rolling Stone    
Robert Cray I Was Warned
He Don't Live Here Anymore
I Was Warned Mercury
Irma Thomas I Needed Somebody
I've Been Loving You Too Long/Pls Pls Pls
Live! Simply the Best  
Ike & Tina Turner Revue All I Could Do Was Cry/Please Please Please Live!!!!  
Etta James Stop the Wedding Her Best: The Chess 50th Anniversary Collection Chess
Fontella Bass Who You Gonna Blame* Free Fuel 2000
Isley Brothers Freedom Am I Black Enough for You  
Esther Phillips I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good*
From a Whisper to a Scream
Jazz Moods: Hot Epic/Legacy
Nell Carter Mean to Me Ain't Misbehavin' RCA
James Brown Prisoner of Love Star Time Polydor
Denise LaSalle Trapped by a Thing Called Love This Real Woman  
Aretha Franklin Pitiful Queen of Soul: the Atlantic Recordings Atlantic
Dinah Washington Long John The Queen Sings  
Dinah Washington Short John If It Ain't a Hit, I'll Eat My...  
Wynonie Harris Who Threw the Whiskey in the Well
Young Man's Blues
Rockin the Blues  
Bobby & Sam King, Arnold McCuller, & Willie Green Jr. Hush! Somebody's Calling My Name Crossroads  
James Carter & the Prisoners Po' Lazarus O Brother, Where Art Thou  
Oscar Brown, Jr. Bid 'em In Sin and Soul... and Then Some  
Nina Simone The Ballad of Hollis Brown Let It All Out  
Staple Singers Move Along Train Freedom Highway  
Koko Taylor Wang Dang Doodle Chess Blues Chess
John Lee Hooker Boom Boom Living the Blues Time Life
Sugar Pie DeSanto There's Gonna Be Trouble Go Go Power Chess
Samuel James WOOOOOOO Rosa Songs Famed for Sorrow and Joy Northern Blues
Ike & Tina Turner Let Me Touch Your Mind Let Me Touch Your Mind  
Mela Chori Chori Gori Se The Guru  
Gigi Enoralehu
Gold & Wax  
Samuel James One Eyed Kate Songs Famed for Sorrow and Joy Northern Blues
Leadbelly Midnight Special    
Gigi Utopia Gold & Wax  
State of Bengal Flight IC408 Talvin Singh Presents Sounds of the Asian Underground  
Madras Cinematic Orchestra Fusebox Jolly Mukherjee Chill Out in Paris  
Les Nubians El Son Reggae One Step Forward  
Bonga Mulemba Xangola African Party Putumayo

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August 12

Artist Song Title Album Label
Hal Singer Midnight Giants of the Blues and Funk Tenor Sax Prestige
Billy Boy Arnold You Got to Love Me Chess Blues Chess
Forrest Sykes Tonky Boogie Chess Blues Chess
Clifton Chenier Squeeze Box Boogie Specialty Story Specialty
Big Maceo Big City Blues Specialty Story Specialty
Howlin' Wolf Red Rooster
What a Woman
Muddy & the Wolf Chess
Muddy Waters All Aboard Muddy & the Wolf Chess
Leadbelly Good Morning Blues Playin' the Blues Direct Source
Lightning Hopkins Mr. Charlie    
Bobby Blue Bland Good Time Charlie, Part 1 Anthology MCA
The Drifters On Broadway Best of the Drifters  
George Benson On Broadway The George Benson Collection  
Take 6 Mary Take 6  
Rufus Thomas Walking the Dog Atlantic Rhythm & Blues, 1947-74 Atlantic
Jackie Wilson Doggin' Around Mr. Excitement Rhino
Little Willie John All Around the World All 15 of His Chart Hits  
Ray Charles Sitting On Top of the World In the Beginning 49-52  
Wynonie Harris Sitting on It All The Time Risque Blues  
Aretha Franklin Good Times Queen of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings  
Solomon Burke You're Good to Me The Definitive Soul Collection  
Ike & Tina Turner Give It to Me Jazz and Blues Collection No. 6  
Bessie Smith I've Got What It Takes (But It Breaks My Heart to Give It Away) Chattanooga Gal Proper
Brooke Benton & Dinah Washington Baby, You've Got What It Takes    
Mary Dixon Daddy, You've Got Everything Them Dirty Blues  
King Perry and His Pied Pipers Everything's Gonna Be Alright Tonight Specialty Story  
Joe Cocker Feelin' Alright Joe Cocker  
Little Walter Blues with a Feeling Chess Blues  
Lowell Fulson Country Boy Blues Chasin' the Blues Direct Story
Mercy Dee Walton One Room Country Shack Specialty Story Specialty
Jimmy Smith Back at the Chicken Shack Best of Jimmy Smith  
Oscar Brown, Jr. Chicken Heads Right On! Vol. 4 Atlantic
Bloodstone Natural High    
Lou Rawls I'd Rather Drink Muddy Water Black & Blue/Tobacco Road  
James Brown Dancin' Little Thing
Night Train
I Got You/I Feel Good King
Frankie Ervin Dragnet Blues Dragnet Blues  
Billy Paul Windmills of Your Mind Ebony Woman  
John Lee Hooker Crazy 'Bout You Get Back Home  
John Lee Hooker Boogie Woman Jealous  
Hop Wilson I Done Got Over Houston Ghetto Blues  
John Zorn Hico Killer (featuring Albert Collins) Spillane  
Graham Central Station We've Been Waiting Graham Central Station Warner Brothers
Graham Central Station The Jam Ain't No Bout Adoubt It Warner Brothers
Little Jimmy Scott Adios A Rage in Harlem  
Zap Mama Locklat Africa Sabsylma  
Roberta Flack This Bitter Love YouTube  

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August 19

Artist Song Title Album Label
Jimmy McCracklin Arkansas My Story Bullseye
Ray Charles Georgia on My Mind Uh-Huh Direct Source
James Brown Night Train I Got You/I Feel Good King
Esther Phillips Mojo Hannah The Best Of Esther Phillips (1962-1970) Rhino
Isley Brothers Freedom Am I Black Enough forYou  
Nina Simone Feelin' Good Verve Unmixed Verve
Nina Simone Sinnerman Pastel Blues  
Robert Johnson If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day King of the Delta Blues Singers  
Leadbelly Looky, Looky Yonder Black Betty Yellow Women's Doorbells Absolutely the Best  
Shirley Wilcoxon John the Revelator Backwater Blues  
Sherman Robertson Are You Happy Now Here & Now Warner Brothers
Red Beans & Rice Unchain My Heart Hot 'n' Spicy White Wolf Productions
Albert Washington Way Cross Town Step Up and Go Iris
Dr. John How Come My Dog Don't Bark (When You Come Around) Going Back to New Orleans  
Canray Fontenot & Alphonse Ardoin Blues de la Prison Alan Lomax Songbook Smithsonian Folkways
Ozella Jones I Been A Bad, Bad Girl (Prisoner Blues) Alan Lomax Songbook Smithsonian Folkways
Johnny Shines Joliet Blues Chess Blues Chess
Bessie Smith Send Me to the 'Lectric Chair Chattanooga Gal Proper
Wynonie Harris Good Morning Judge Rockin the Boogie!  
James Brown Prisoner of Love Star Time Polydor
George Curry Back in My Cell Again Ain't Times Hard  
Bumble Bee Slim Chain Gang Bound Ain't Times Hard  
Sam Cooke Chain Gang The Man and His Music  
James Carter & the Prisoners Po Lazarus O Brother Where Art Thou?  
Oscar Brown, Jr. Work Song Sin and Soul... and Then Some  
Ike & Tina Turner I Wanna Jump Funkier Than a Mosquito's Tweeter  
Etta James In the Basement Her Best: The Chess 50th Anniversary Collection Chess
John Lee Hooker I'm Going Upstairs Get Back Home  
Albert King Laundromat Blues King of the Blues Guitar  
Bobby Blue Bland That Did It Anthology MCA
Aretha Franklin Nobody Knows the Way I Feel This Morning Unforgettable  
Elisabeth Mendes & Company Push da Button The Color Purple Harpo
Christina Aguilera A Guy Who Takes His Time Burlesque  
3 Mo Divas Let the Good Times Roll 3 Mo' Divas  
Mary Bond Davis Big, Blonde and Beautiful Hairspray (Broadway)  
Nell Carter Cash for Your Trash Ain't Misbehavin' RCA
Cast Off Time Ain't Misbehavin' RCA
Louis Jurdan Beans and Cornbread Malcolm X  
Paul Pena Terraplane Blues Genghis Blues  
Bobby & Sam King, Arnold McCuller, & Willie Green Jr. Somebody's Calling My Name Crossroad  
  Lift Me Up Like a Dove Gospel at Colonus  
Blind Boys of Alabama Stop! Do Not Go On Gospel at Colonus  
Quincy Jones Blues in the Night Ocean's Eleven  
Muddy Waters My Home Is the Delta Promised Land  
Dana Fuchs & Martin Luther McCoy Oh Darling Across the Universe  
Laverne Baker Sugar Daddy Blues A Rage in Harlem  
Little Jimmy Scott & the Expressions Adios A Rage in Harlem  
Chi-Lites Have You Seen Her Didn't It Blow Your Mind, Vol. 6  
Jackson 5 Going Back to Indiana Greatest Hits  
Jacksons Blame It on the Boogie Greatest Hits  
Michael Jackson Earth Song HIStory  
Jackson 5 Mama's Pearl Greatest Hits  
Jackson 5 Sugar Daddy Greatest Hits  

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August 26

Artist Song Title Album Label
Elmore James Wild About You Baby Let's Cut It  
James Brown I'll Go Crazy Star Time Polydor
Buddy Guy Stone Crazy Living the Blues: Blues Masters Time Life
Howling Wolf Evil His Best: The Chess 50th Anniversary Collection Chess
Albert King I Love Lucy King of the Blues Guitar  
Frankie Lee Sims Lucy Mae Blues Specialty Story Specialty
Little Richard Lucille Specialty Story Specialty
B.B. King Lucille    
B.B. King How Blue Can You Get Best of B.B. King MCA
John Lee Hooker Sitting Here Thinking Get Back Home  
Aretha Franklin Sit Down and Cry The Queen of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings Atlantic
Otis Redding Sitting on the Dock of the Bay The Best of Otis Redding  
Hound Dog Taylor Sitting Here Alone Chess Blues Chess
Ray Charles Sitting on Top of the World In the Beginning, 49-52  
Johnny Temple Sit Right On It Ride Daddy Ride  
Georgia White If I Can't Sell It, I'll Keep Sitting on It Copulatin' Blues Mojo
Wynonie Harris Sitting On It All the Time Risque Blues  
Bar-Kays You Can't Sit Down Soul Finger  
Ben E. King Stand By Me The Best of Ben E. King and the Drifters  
Blind Boys of Alabama Stand By Me Higher Ground  
Original Pinstripe Brass Band Stand by Me I Wanna Go Back to New Orleans  
Elmore James Standing at the Crossroads Shake Your Moneymaker: Best of the Fire Sessions  
Jackie Shane Stand Up Straight and Tall* All the Hits Plus the Concert  
Sugarman 3 Stand Up, Part 1 Daptone Sampler  
Sly & the Family Stone Stand Movin' On Up  
Joe Valentine I Can't Stand to See You Go From Chicago to Shreveport: Deep Soul, Vol. 1  
James Brown I Can't Stand Myself When You Touch Me Star Time  
Ann Peebles I Can't Stand the Rain    
Esther Phillips I Can Stand a Little Rain Jazz Moods: Hot  
Bessie Smith Standing in the Rain This Is the Blues Direct Source
The Sounds of Blackness Stand The Evolution of Gospel  
Graham Central Station I Can't Stand the Rain Ain't No Bout Adoubt It Warner Brothers
Bessie Smith You Don't Understand Chattanooga Gal Proper
Big Maybelle I Understand Blues, Candy, & Big Maybelle Flair
Etta James Nobody Loves You Like Me* R&B Dynamite  
Lil Greenwood Love Will Make You a Slave Specialty Story Specialty
Bobby Blue Bland Save Your Love for Me Turn on Your Love Light MCA
Nina Simone To Love Somebody Very Best of Nina Simone  
Lonnie Johnson Love Is the Answer This Is the Blues Direct Source
Champion Jack Dupree Shim Sham Shimmy This Is the Blues Direct Source
Curtis Mayfield So In Love YouTube  
Etta James I Want to Ta Ta You Baby Life, Love, and the Blues  
Lou Rawls For You, My Love Legendary  
Nell Carter & Armelia McQueen Find Out What They Like Ain't Misbehavin' RCA
Ike & Tina Turner Revue My Man, He's a Loving Man Live!!!!!  
The Contours Do You Love Me Hitsville Motown
James Brown You Got the Power I Got You/I Feel Good  
Aretha Franklin Just for a Thrill Queen in Waiting  
Sam Cooke Love Will Find a Way The Man and His Music  
Ray Charles My Baby, I love Her, Yes I Do Ingredients in a Recipe for Soul  
Nicola Conte Bosse per Duo Maestro Paginini  
Willis Word Up Rewind, Vol. 4  
Madame X Just That Type of Girl Madame X  
Arrested Development Tennessee 3 Years, 5 months, and 2 Days in the Life of  
Nina Simone Children Go Where I Send You The Amazing Nina Simone  

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