Episode #076 of Hey Mister Jesse is now available to download and enjoy. April's show features a tasty serving of The Two Man Gentlemen Band, an eMusic spotlight on Engelbert Wröbel, an interview with Little David, brand new music from Stompy Jones and plenty of international audience feedback. (67 minutes)
|00:46||Welcome to episode #76 of Hey Mister Jesse.
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|2:13||News: Casey Calls It Quits
- After 8 glorious years, Casey MacGill's Blue 4 Trio is no more. For more information about new projects from Casey, Mike and Matt: www.blue4trio.com
|3:42||News: "A Word On Swing" Video Blog
- Watch an interesting video blog with Bobby White and Jerry Almonte discussing poor sound quality from DJs and performances.
|5:30||News: Virtual Tour Of Preservation Hall
- Virtually tour Preservation Hall!
|6:56||News: Kickstarter Success: The Two Man Gentleman Band
- The band's Kickstarter project raised over $17,000 allowing them to record and produce their 100% analog recording, Two At A Time.
|9:20||Song: "Pork Chops" by The Two Man Gentleman Band - Two At A Time (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!)|
|13:29||News: Engelbert Wrobel on eMusic
- "One O'clock Jump" by Frank Roberscheuten, Antti Sarpila & Engelbert Wrobel - The Three Tenors of Swing
- "Till Tom Special" by Engelbert Wrobel, Chris Hopkins, Dan Barrett - Harlem 2000
- "Rockin' in Rhythm" by Engelbert Wrobel's Swing Society - Together (feat. Hazy Osterwald)
For more information about Engelbert: http://www.swingsociety.de/html/biographie.html
|26:02||Song: "Blowin' To California" by Stompy Jones - That's Alright!|
Interview: Little David
|39:52||Song: "New Direction" by Stompy Jones - Sock It To Me|
- Marc D'Olimpio (Vienna, Austria) shares a great anecdote about getting back out dancing and recommends "Savoy" by Lucky Millinder - Apollo Jump (check out the Frankie 95 choreography done to this song) (other version Jesse mentions is available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!) and "Organ Grinders Swing" by Coleman Hawkins - Body and Soul Revisited (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!). When visiting Vienna, Austria, go dancing at Tuesday Day and check out the great footage of Al Minns and Leon James dancing edited to "Pencil Full Of Lead" by Paulo Nutini - Sunny Side Up (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!).
- Morgan Day (Orange, California) recommends "Jumpin' At The Woodside (Special Training)" by Hot Sugar Band - Swing For Dancers (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!) and "Special Delivery Stomp Remix" by Tokuchan (listen on Sound Cloud). Be sure to check out Morgan's great new blog, ickeroo.
- Henrik Eriksson (Uppsala, Sweden) recommends "Do Your Duty" by The Blue Room Boys - Mr Jive's Pleasure Platter, two videos, Black Swamp Village and Bright Lights Late Nights, by The Speakeasies' Swing Band and "Royal Garden Blues" by Bill Henderson - Complete VeeJay Recordings - Vol. 2 (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.
Thanks to Johnny Nocturne for the great theme music!