Hey Mister Jesse #075

Episode #075 of Hey Mister Jesse is now available to download and enjoy. March's show features Verve collections on eMusic, new music from Adam Hall and The Velvet Playboys, tons of international audience feedback and a swinging mashup from DJ Frogg. (79 minutes)

00:46 Welcome to episode #75 of Hey Mister Jesse.
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2:15 News: Cab Calloway Documentary
- For more information: pbs.org
4:28 News: Music Bloodline
- For more information: musicbloodline.info
9:36 News: The Photos of Charlie "Teenie" Harris
- Check out his stunning photos!
11:56 News: eMusic's got Verve!
- Roy Eldridge - The Complete Verve Studio Sessions
- Count Basie - The Complete Clef & Verve Fifties Studio Recordings
- Oscar Peterson Trio - The Complete Mercury/Clef Recordings

- Quincy Jones - The ABC, Mercury Jazz Big Band Sessions

22:23 Song: "Lets Have a Party Tonight" by Adam Hall & The Velvet Playboys - It's You, It's Me (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!)

Interview: Adam Hall
- For more information: www.adamhall.com.au

41:05 Song: "Just a Gigolo / I Ain't Got Nobody" by Adam Hall & The Velvet Playboys - When It's Party-Time Down South (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!)
48:53 Feedback
- Ron Waters (Hartford, CT) recommends Catherine Russell's interview/concert on NPR's Fresh Air.
- Wil Reed (CT) recommends "Sent for You Yesterday" by the Bridgetown Sextet - The New Old-Fashioned (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!) and "Potatoe Head Blues" from Dixie Talks - Dixie Talks Sweden (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!).
- Marc D'Olimpio (Vienna, Austria) recommends "Wenn Du Musikalisch Bist" by Gitte - Ich Will Alles - Die Gitte Haenning Story (available on Amazon.de).
- Nathan Malone (Austin, TX) lets us know that some of the Chronological Classics series are showing up on US digital download sites. For example: Count Basie - 1946-1947 (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!). Happy hunting!
- Morgan Day (Orange, California) recommends "Mr. CH" by The Milwaukee Connection - Milwaukee Connection Live (Tribute to Chuck Hedges) (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!).
- Henrik Eriksson (Uppsala, Sweden) recommends "Jack, I'm Mellow" by Trixie Smith - Charlie Shavers and The Blues Singers (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!), "A Mellow Bit of Rhythm" by Andy Kirk - Big Band Essentials (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!) and "In A Mellow Tone" by Count Basie - Palais De Chaillot 29 Mars 1960. Check out this great video of The Cappy Barra Boys Harmonica Quartet. 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.
1:12:52 Thanks
Thanks to Johnny Nocturne for the great theme music!
1:15:02 Song: "It Don't Mean a Mash (Louis Armstrong&Duke Ellington vs Missy Elliot vs A.Skillz)" by DJ Frogg (available for free download at here)