Hey Mister Jesse #125

Episode #125 of Hey Mister Jesse is now available to download and enjoy. May's show features new music from The Fried Bananas, Old Fish Jazz Band, Le Dancing Pepa Swing Band and Smokey Joe & The Kid and tons of international audience feedback. (91 minutes)

00:42 Welcome to episode #125 of Hey Mister Jesse for May 2016.
01:44 News: Crystal Clear 1920s Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington Recordings
- Listen here and here.
05:51 News: Playful Map of 1932 Harlem Nightlife
- View the map.
08:36 News: New Blog Alert: Swing Rarities by DJ Anton
- Check out DJ Anton's new blog.
12:42 News: What's New With Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox?
- "Are You Gonna Be My Girl?" by Postmodern Jukebox featuring Addie Hamilton and Ksenia Parkhatskaya - Swing The Vote! (available on iTunes Plus).
- Read the blog post and watch the video.
- "Morra Di" by Swing'it Dixieband (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!)
19:26 News: New Cats & Dinosaurs Album Released
- "Konsumera mer!" by Cats & Dinosaurs - Swing pa barrikaderna (available on Bandcamp)
- Watch videos for Manligheten ar ett socialt problem and Konsumera mer!.
22:50 News: New Champagne Honeybee EP
- "Wrong Turn" by Champagne Honeybee - Once In A Lifetime EP (available on CDBaby, AmazonMp3 and iTunes Plus)
25:40 News: New Electro Swing & Hip Hop from Smokey Joe & The Kid
- Smokey Joe & The Kid - Running To The Moon (available on Bandcamp)
- Watch the video for their EPIC hip hop jam, Smokid All Stars.
28:47 News: RIP: Prince (1958-2016)
- "The Other Side Of The Pillow" by Prince - Crystal Ball
- "The Other Side Of The Pillow (live)" - One Night Alone Live Box Set
- "Nothing Compares 2 U" by Aretha Franklin - Aretha Franklin Sings The Great Diva Classics (available on AmazonMp3 and iTunes Plus)
38:19 Feature: New Releases
- "I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate" by The Fried Bananas - Live at the Albany Lindy and Blues Exchange (available on CDBaby)
- "I'm Gonna Gitcha" by Old Fish JazzBand - Here Comes The Garbage, Man (available on Bandcamp)
- "Scram" by Le Dancing Pepa Swing Band - Black Coffee - White Pepper (available on Bandcamp)
57:27 Feedback
- Harrison "DJ Goldie" (Florida) recommends "Je Veux" by Zaz - Zaz (available on AmazonMp3 and iTunes Plus). Also check out the 9:20 Special DJ Workshop Slides.
- Shaun "DJ Abe" (Utah) recommends "No Moon At All" by Hot House West - Hot House West EP (available on Bandcamp, AmazonMp3 and iTunes Plus).
- Philippe (Hong Kong) recommends "You're Driving Me Crazy" by Helen Humes - Songs I Like To Sing (available on iTunes Plus and eMusic).
- Ben Nathan (San Francisco, CA) recommends "Joe Turner Blues" by Big Maybelle - Candy (available on AmazonMp3 and iTunes Plus). Check out The Butcher's Son when in Berkeley, CA.
- Katie Sewell (Birmingham, UK) recommends "Hang On Sloopy" by Count Basie - Basie's In The Bag, discovered on BBC 6 Music Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show.
- Wil Reed (CT) recommends "Swingin' On C" by Earl Hines & His Orchestra - The Ultimate Jazz Archive 34 (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!).
- Jose Tello (Seattle, WA) recommends "Flash" by Harry James - 1939 Broadcasts With Frank Sinatra (available on AmazonMp3 and eMusic).
- (Super) Heidi Van Der Wijk (Rotterdam, Netherlands) recommends "Swaller-tail Coat" by The Followers - The Followers (available on AmazonMp3 and iTunes Plus).
Henrik Eriksson (Uppsala, Sweden) recommends "The Man From Harlem" by Kustbandet - The Man From Harlem (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!). Be sure to check out Henrik's great blog, Swing, Jazz and Blues - Dance To The Music and become a fan of his blog on Facebook.
1:25:13 Thanks
Thanks to Johnny Nocturne for the great theme music!
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1:27:17 Bonus: Song
- "Prohibition 2" by Smokey Joe & The Kid - Running To The Moon (available on Bandcamp)