Friday, December 12, 2008

playlist of december 10, 2008


john stetch/ukranianism/rye, not wheat

various/miles from india/ so what

ethnic heritage ensemble/ live at sala rosa/mama's house

johnny o'neal/jazz montreal/homeboy blues

taj mahal/maestro/zanzibar

iggy pop & francoise hardy/ a saint germain/ill be seein you

talkin pictures/humming/humming

exploding customer/at your service/cold jewel

fred stone/ready or not/lawrence of arabia

miles perkin/l'off festival du jazz montreal/gnawa

little brother montgomery/masters of boogie/bass key boogie

art tatum/god is in the house/sweet georgie brown

harold land/thank you, duke/in a sentimental mood

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Funding Drive Playlist

Donate to CKUT! All music below available off our gift list - $25 per CD!

Hosts: David Ryshpan & Matthew Testa

*Remi Bolduc & Jerry Bergonzi - "In Love Like Someone" (4+1)
Bobby Selvaggio - "Spy Movie" (Unspoken Dialogue)
Rob Reddy's Gift Horse - "Abraham" (A Hundred Jumping Devils)
*NOJO - "Go Fly A Kite" (Highwire)
James Carney - "Half the Battle" (Greenwood)
David Murray Black Saint Quartet - "Family Reunion" (Sacred Ground)
Eri Yamamoto - "Subway Song" (Duologue)
*Kenny Wheeler/Paul Bley - "Doing Time" (Touche)
Marty Ehrlich/Myra Melford - "Hymn" (Spark!)
Ron Blake - "Hanuman" (Shayari)
*Francois Carrier Trio w/ Uri Caine - "As Crazy As" (All'Alba)
*Geordie Haley's Sea of Song - "Blue Boat" (Blue Boat)
*Harris Eisenstadt - "Portrait of Holden Caulfield" (The Soul and Gone)
*Frank Lozano - "Centre of Gravity" (Colour Fields)
Sticks and Stones - "Sons of Slaves" (Sticks and Stones)

Saturday, November 01, 2008

Playlist: October 29, 2008

Host: Matt Testa

Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, "Happy Go Lucky Local" (Live in Swing City)
Marcus Shelby Jazz Orchestra, "Ben (Passin' Time)" (Harriet Tubman)
*Oliver Jones, "Dizzy-nest" (
Second Time Around)
Eric Hofbrauer and the Infrared Band, "The Chump Killer" (Myth Understanding)
Paul Motian, "Cambodia" (Time and Time Again)
Medeski Martin & Wood, "Buster Rides Again" (Tonic)
Jason Adasiewicz, "Small Potatoes" (Roll Down)
Eric Dolphy, "Softly as in a Morning Sunrise" (The Illinois Concert)
*Kenny Wheeler and Paul Bley, "Presto" (Touché; Justin Time Records 25th Anniversary Collection)
blink., "Secret Weapon: Part 1" (The Epidemic of Ideas)
Bill Frisell, "Pipe Down" (East West)
Charlie Hunter, "
Dope-a-licious" (Return of the Candyman)
blink., "We Disappear"
(The Epidemic of Ideas)
*Michael Occhipinti, "Lovers in a Dangerous Time" (Creation Dream: The Songs of Bruce Cockburn)
*Chris Gestrin Quartet, "Story Time" (Times that Do Not Belong to Us)
Michael Moore and Fred Hersch, "The Sad Bird" (This We Know)
Willem Breuker Kollektief, "Rhapsody in Blue" (With Strings Attached)

I was impressed with what I heard of the new blink CD. And I should really add some Bill Frisell to my personal collection.

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Playlist, October 22, 2008

Host: David Ryshpan

Miguel Zenón - "Ulysses in Slow Motion" (Awake)
Esperanza Spalding - "Mela" (Esperanza)
Kendrick Scott Oracle - "View from Above" (The Source)
Charlie Haden - "War Orphans" (Liberation Music Orchestra)
Corey Wilkes - "Remy's Revenge" (Drop It)
*Nelson Symonds/Dave Turner - "There Will Never Be Another You" [RIP Nelson]
Dave McKenna - "Nobody Else but Me/I'm Old Fashioned" [RIP]
Michael Moore/Fred Hersch - "Lee's Dream" (This We Know)
Steve Lacy - "Mother Goose" (The Beat Suite) [Scott Thomson plays the music of Steve Lacy @ L'Envers 10/23]
*Jan Jarczyk - "Fall Nocturne" (Fall Songs) [@ Upstairs Wed-Thurs in Oct.]
Mario Pavone Double Tenor Quintet - "Tomes" (Ancestors)
Mauger - "The Beautiful Enabler" (The Beautiful Enabler)
Karayorgis/McBride/Newton - "Green Chimneys" (Betwixt)
Conference Call - "Poetry in Motion" (Poetry in Motion)
Matt Ulery's Loom - "Scott Free" (Music Box Ballerina)
New Jazz Composers Octet - "David and Goliath" (The Turning Gate)

Thursday, September 04, 2008

Playlist, September 3, 2008

Bobby Previte & The New Bump - "There Was Something in my Drink" (Set the Alarm for Monday)
*Rabnett 5 - "My Share" (Reclamation)
Kirk Knuffke - "Charp" (Bigwig)
Andrew D'Angelo - "Lame" (Skadra Degis)
Harrison/Blanchard - "Guardians of the Flame" (Nascence)
Matt Ulery's Loom - "Good Morning" (Music Box Ballerina)
Brian Blade Fellowship - "Return of the Prodigal Son" (Season of Changes)
Eri Yamamoto - "Circular Movement" (Duologue)
Matana Roberts - "Nomra" (Chicago Project)
*Thom Gossage Other Voices - "Old World" (5)
Pavone/Bley/Wilson - "Quest" (Trio Arc)
*Inhabitants - "The Long Wait" (Inhabitants)
Claudia Quintet - "Rainy Days/Peanut Vendor Mashup" (For)
Wadada Leo Smith's Golden Quartet - "Caravan of Winter" (Tabligh)
Michael Adkins Quartet - "Pearl 21" (Rotator)

Thursday, August 14, 2008

Playlist, August 13, 2008

Host: David Ryshpan

Ben Allison & Man Size Safe - "Blowback" (Little Things Run the World)
Bennie Maupin Quartet - "Escondido" (Early Reflections)
Jason Ajemian - "With or Without the Universalator" (The Art of Dying)
Kirk Knuffe - "The Same" (Bigwig)
Bill Dixon Orchestra - "In Search of a Sound" (17 Musicians in Search of a Sound: Darfur)
Aaron Parks - "Nemesis" (Invisible Cinema)
Rob Brown Ensemble - "Exuberance" (Crown Trunk Root Funk)
Jeff Gauthier Goatette - "Satellites and Sideburns" (House of Return)
Talkover: Kurt Rosenwinkel - "Flute" (The Remedy: Live at the Village Vanguard)
*Dan Thouin - "Blues pour Blackwell" (Organique) [@ Diese Onze 08/16]
*Isaiah Ceccarelli - "Nuèit" (Lieux-Dits) [@ Christ Church Cathedral 08/14]
*Malcolm Sailor Quartet
- "Some Kind of Joy" [@ Diese Onze 08/15]
Zorn/Lewis/Frisell - "Sonny's Crib" (News for Lulu)
Pavone/Bley/Wilson - "Hello Again" (Trio Arc)
Barry Altschul - "Irina" (Brahma)
*François Richard - "Z" (Nouvel Orchestra)
Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath - "Nick Tete" (Eclipse at Dawn)

Wednesday, August 06, 2008

Playlist, August 6, 2008

Host: David Ryshpan

Geoffrey Keezer - "Let Down/Hypnogong" (Zero One)
Franco Ambrosetti - "Mike on Wings" (The Wind)
Dafnis Prieto - "Taking the Soul for a Walk" (Taking the Soul for a Walk)
Bill Frisell - "Struggle Part 2" (History, Mystery)
*François Richard - "La Nuit" (Nouvel Orchestra)
Rob Brown Ensemble - "Ghost Dog" (Crown Trunk Root Funk)
Ted Nash & Still Evolved - "Gritty Ditty" (In the Loop)
The Bad Plus - "Thriftstore Jewelry" (Prog)
Thomas Chapin Trio - "Don't Mind if I Do" (Sky Piece)
*Tim Brady/Kenny Wheeler - "Visions, Movement I" (Visions)
Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble - "Sequence Shadows" (Xenogenesis Suite)
Roy Campbell Ensemble - "Aten and Amarna" (Akhenaten Suite)
*Wayne Horvitz Gravitas Quartet - "Waltz from the Woman of Tokyo" (One Dance Alone)
Johnny Griffin (RIP) - "I Mean You" (Live/Autumn Leaves) [Ronnie Matthews RIP]
Jimmy McGriff (RIP) - "City Lights" (Feelin' It)
Scott Amendola Band - "Bantu" (Cry)
George Schuller's Circle Wide - "Dew Point" (Like Before, Somewhat After)
Miguel Zenon - "Penta" (Awake)

Thursday, July 17, 2008

Playlist, July 16, 2008

Host: David Ryshpan

*Arkana Music - "Drive" (Hyprovisation)
Andrew D'Angelo - "Fichtik" (Skadra Degis)
Brian Blade's Fellowship Band - "Omni" (Season of Changes)
Roswell Rudd/Mark Dresser - "Calypso Lite" (Airwalkers)
Tim Berne - "Heavy Mental (for Wayne Krantz)" (The Shell Game)
Nels Cline Singers - "Blue, Too" (The Giant Pin)
Sun Ra Arkestra - "King Porter Stomp" (Springtime In Chicago)
Free Fall - "Music for Clocks (dedicated to Wols)" (The Point in a Line)
*Mario Allard Quintet - "Dany's Boy" (MAQ)
Sex Mob - "New Orleans" (Din of Inequity)
Charlie Haden/Hank Jones - "Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child" (Steal Away)
Franco Ambrosetti - "I've Never Been In Love Before" (The Wind)
George Schuller's Circle Wide - "Rotation" (Like Before, Somewhat After)
Charles Lloyd - "La Colline de Monk" (Rabo de Nube)
Dafnis Prieto Sextet - "Just Say It" (Taking the Soul for a Walk)
Fieldwork - "Rai" (Door)
Jason Adasiewicz - "Creep" (Roll Down)
Jeff Coffin/Charlie Peacock - "Rice Dice Mice" (Arc of the Circle)
*Harley Card - "Right Arm" (Non-Fiction)
Wayne Horvitz's Gravitas Quartet - "A Fond Farewell" (One Dance Alone)
Cassandra Wilson - "St. James' Infirmary" (Loverly)

Thursday, March 27, 2008

Playlist March 26, 2008

Host: David Ryshpan

Joe Lovano - "Blue Sketches" (Streams of Expression) [RIP Dennis Irwin]
Ben Allison & Man Size Safe - "Roll Credits" (Little Things Run the World)
Joshua Redman - "East of the Sun (West of the Moon)" (Back East)
Trio M - "brainFire and bugLight" (The Big Picture)
Eskelin/Parkins/Black - "Song for Ché" (Five Other Pieces (+2))
John Carter-Bobby Bradford Quartet - "Sticks and Stones" (Seeking)
Steve Swallow - "Item 1, D.I.T." (Damaged in Transit)
*Frank Lozano Group - "Now Won" (Colour Fields)
Frank Kimbrough
- "Wig Wise" (Air)
Bill Dixon/Exploding Star Orchestra - "Entrances/One" (s/t)
*Quartetski does Prokofiev - "Ridicolosamente" (Visions fugitives, op. 22) [@ Upstairs 03/28-29]
Roscoe Mitchell's Note Factory - "Hop Hip Bip Bir Rip" (Nine to Get Ready) [@ Victo 05/ 18; Sala Rossa 06/22]
*Michael Herring's Vertigo - "S-ow-ss" (Coniferous Revenge) [@ Casa 03/30; David Binney @ Espace Dell'Arte 04/05]
Adam Rudolph's Moving Pictures - "Walking the Curve" (Dream Garden)
James Carney Group - "Half the Battle" (Green-Wood)
Bobby Selvaggio - "Spy Movie" (Unspoken Dialogue)

Wednesday, March 05, 2008

Playlist, March 5, 2008

Host: David Ryshpan

John Scofield - "I'll Catch You" (Works for Me)
David Rogers Sextet - "Mobius Trip" (The World is Not Your Home)
*Joel Miller - "Anonymity" (Tantramar) [w/ Denzal Sinclaire @ Upstairs March 7-8; Mandala @ Casa Luna March 13]
New Talent Jazz Orchestra - "Nannou" (The Sound of New York Jazz Underground)
*Altsys Jazz Orchestra - "Alternative System" (Watercolours)
Dexter Gordon - "Moontrane" (Sophisticated Giant) [Slide Hampton w/ McGill Big Band I April 5]
Jason Kao Hwang's Edge - "Third Sight" (Stories Before Within)
Billy Bang/Denis Charles - "Lonely Woman" (Bangception)
Talkover: Lee Konitz-Ohad Talmor Big Band - "Sound Lee" (Portology)
*Don Scott - "Sudden Valley/Precarious Contraption" (Out of Line) [Michael Herring's Vertigo @ Casa del Popolo March 30]
James Carney - "In Lieu of Crossroads" (Green-Wood)
Ted Nash & Still Evolved - "Gritty Ditty" (In the Loop)
Matana Roberts Quartet - "South by West" (Chicago Project)
Joe Fiedler Trio - "Jesse's Little Freakout" (The Crab)
Keefe Jackson's Project Project - "Just Like This" (Just Like This)
Greg Burk - "Billie's Bounce" (Ivy Trio)

Wednesday, February 27, 2008

Playlist, February 27, 2008

(Mostly) Black History Edition
David Ryshpan

Charles Mingus - "Better Git It In Your Soul" (Ah Um)
Talkover: Charles Mingus - "Goodbye Pork Pie Hat" (Ah Um)
Matt Wilson - "There's No You" (Arts & Crafts) [featuring Dennis Irwin on bass - see note below]
Human Feel - "Hey Roma Ain't Vein" (Speak To It) [featuring Andrew D'Angelo - see note below]
Scotty Hard - "Saint Clare's Hospital" (Radical Reconstructive Surgery) [see note below]
Louis Armstrong - "West End Blues" (The Genius Of...) [excerpt]
James P. Johnson - "Ain't Misbehavin'" (The Leonard Feather Collection: Plays Fats Waller)
Duke Ellington - "The Mooche" (The Popular...)
Bud Powell - "Tempus Fugit" (Jazz Giant)
Joe Henderson - "Power to the People" (Power to the People)
Charles Tolliver - "The Ringer" (The Ringer)
John Coltrane - "Miles' Mode" (Coltrane)
Talkover: Art Ensemble of Chicago f/ Don Pullen - "Fundamental Destiny" (Fundamental Destiny)
Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble - "Black Unstoppable" (Black Unstoppable)
Anthony Braxton - "Piece 5" (Creative Orchestra Music 1976)
Oliver Lake - "Owshet" (Heavy Spirits)
Horace Tapscott - "Bibi Mkuu: The Great Black Lady" (Thoughts of Dar Es Salaam)
James Blood Ulmer - "Theme from Captain Black" (Tales of Captain Black)
Steve Reid Ensemble - "Jiggy Jiggy" (Daxaar)
*Andy Milne - "I Shot the Sheriff" (Dreams and False Alarms)
Cannonball Adderley Quintet - "Work Song" (The Best Of...)

Donations for Dennis Irwin can be sent to:
Sixteen As One Music, Inc
888-C Eighth Ave. #160, New York, NY 10019. Benefit concert info on Dennis' site.

Donation info, benefit concert listings and blog for Andrew D'Angelo on his site.

Donations for Scott "Scotty Hard" Harding can be sent to:
Kim Danyluk
6066 54th Street, Maspeth, NY 11378
Payable to "Scott Harding c/o Tom Camuso"

Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Playlist, January 30, 2008

Host: David Ryshpan

Slow Poke - "Make Out Machine" (At Home)
*Tony Wilson 6tet - "For Fela Kuti #2" (Pearls Before Swine)
Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble - "Cause and Effect" (Black Unstoppable)
Animal Forum - "Robot Assembly Line" (s/t)
Tony Malaby - "Floating Head" (Tamarindo)
Steve Lacy-Roswell Rudd Quartet - "Think of One" (Early and Late)
Roy Haynes/Danilo Perez/John Patitucci - "Question and Answer" (Trio)
Interview with Roy Haynes
Chick Corea - "Steps--What Was" (Now He Sings, Now He Sobs)
*Frank Lozano Group - "New Man" (Colour Fields) [Lozano launch @ Diese Onze (4115-A St. Denis) Feb 1-2]
*Jean Derome et les Dangereu(x) (z)'Homs - "Nez qui roule" (To Continue) [Ensemble SuperMusique @ Théàtre La Chapelle (3700 Ste. Dominique) Jan. 31-Feb 2]
*Quartetski Does Prokofiev - "Con vivacità" (Visions fugitives op. 22) [Philippe Lauzier @ Diese Onze Feb. 5]
*Brad Turner Quartet - "Small Wonder" (Small Wonder)
Peter Evans Quartet - "The 3/4 Tune" (s/t)
Sun Ra - "Sun-Earth Rock" (The Night of the Purple Moon)
Steve Reid Ensemble - "Don't Look Back" (Daxaar)

Wednesday, January 02, 2008

Playlist January 2, 2008

Host: David Ryshpan

Dave Holland Quintet
- "For All You Are" (Not for Nothin')
Steve Swallow - "Dog With a Bone" (Always Pack Your Uniform on Top)
*Muhledy - "Fennel" (Active Sleep)
Oliver Nelson - "Hoe-Down" (Blues and the Abstract Truth)
Wayne Shorter - "Toy Tune" (Etcetera)
Max Roach - "Tricotism" (To the Max!)
Interview with Darcy James Argue [Secret Society North @ La Sala Rossa 01/08/2008]
Darcy James Argue's Secret Society - "Flux in a Box" (Live at Bowery Poetry Club 12/16/2007)
Darcy James Argue's Secret Society - "Ferromagnetic" (Live at Bowery Poetry Club 12/16/2007)
Darcy James Argue's Secret Society - "Induction Effect" excerpt (Live at Bowery Poetry Club 05/18/2006)
Darcy James Argue's Secret Society - "Transit" (Live at Bowery Poetry Club 07/07/2006)
*Arkana Music - "Drive" (Hyprovisation)
Pete Robbins - "Waits and Measures" (Waits & Measures)
Steve Lehman Quintet - "Analog Moment" (On Meaning)
*David Occhipinti - "Within the Widening Gyre" (Forty Revolutions)
Joe Henderson - "Afro-Centric" (Power to the People)
Rob Brown Quartet - "Blues Thicket" (The Big Picture)