Episode #013 of Hey Mister Jesse is now available to download and enjoy. January's show features lots of news, a tribute to Jay McShann by The Senders, another episode of 2-Second Spins, an 8-Count Swing featuring more of Jesse's favorite classic swing songs, and listener comments. (59 minutes)
|00:41||Welcome to episode #013 of Hey Mister Jesse.|
|02:10||News: Yehoodi Radio
- January Guest DJ is Dave Mortensen from Tacoma, WAS.
|03:04||News: New Orleans Radio Steam
- Big Cash from New Orleans has helped nola.com launch a 24/7 streaming radio program of New Orleans music. Listen now!
Mention of Putumayo's New Orleans Christmas album.
News: Follow-up on LindyGroove's 2006 Holiday Party with Barbara Morrison and Ernie Andrews
|18:19||News: Discussion on Yehoodi.com: Louis Effin' Prima
- Recommendation: Louis Prima - Louis Prima Keely Smith Live In Las Vegas (available in iTunes)
|20:52||News: Recent Finds
- Louis Armstrong - The Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong
- Amy Hanaiali'i Gilliom - Generation Hawai'i (available in iTunes)
|25:41||News: Swing Birth!
- Miss Monique Rose - born on November 8th, 2006
- Her parents are Steve Lucky and Carmen Getit
|26:32||News: Happy Birthday Blues Eyes
- December 12th was Frank Sinatra's birthday.
|28:03||News: Recent Death
- Jay McShann (age 97): December 7th, 2006
|29:32||Song: "Play The Blues Like Jay McShann" by The Senders - Welcome To Swingland
- Tribute to Jay McShann!
|34:29||2 Second Spins
- Jesse has to guess songs based on 2-second intros to swinging songs.
- Play along at home!
ANSWERS (don't read if you haven't listened to the show already):
- Song 1: "Darktown Strutters Ball" by Alberta Hunter - Amtrak Blues (available in iTunes)
|40:16||8-Count Swing: More Classic Swing
8 more of my favorite classic swing songs.
8. "Jubilee Swing" by Chick Webb Orchestra (post-Webb) - Strictly Jive (available in iTunes) (1940)
"Bugle Call Rag" by The Metronome All Stars - Summit Meetings (1941)
- Rich (TheRiz on Yehoodi) asks about the Anita O'Day/Gene Krupa album played as part of November's 2-Second Spins (listen to episode #011 for the clip). The album is called Drummer Man (available in iTunes). Rich also has a swinging Hanukkah suggestion: Kenny Ellis - Hanukkah Swings! (available in iTunes)
- Another comment from Dave Jacoby about the Earl May Quintet Live At Shanghai Jazz CD
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