Episode #101 of Hey Mister Jesse is now available to download and enjoy. May’s show features an unreleased recording from Frank Foster, new music from Postmodern Jukebox, The Jonathan Doyle Quintet, Gordon Webster & Hetty Kate, DJ Michmash and more, and tons of international audience feedback. (101 minutes)
|00:43||Welcome to episode #101 of Hey Mister Jesse for May 2014.|
|02:40||News: Coming Up: The Hey Mister Jesse Awards
- HMJ Awards coming this summer!
- Listeners' Favorite Award: Please vote for your favorite album featured on the podcast over the past 8 years. Submit your vote by the end of May.
|04:05||News: Frankie 100 Update
- Can't make it to NYC for the big event? Watch live streaming on Yehoodi.com>!
|12:30||News: Glenn Crytzer's Patreon Project
- Support Glenn's Patreon Project
|14:15||News: What's New With Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox?
- "Drunk In Love" by Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox feature Cristina Gatti (available on iTunes Plus)
- Read the blog post (and watch the video) here.
- Catch Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox on tour in June.
- Check out Scott's new project, Saturday Morning Slow Jam.
Feature: 8-Count Swing: New Releases
8 of my favorite new swinging releases.
8. "Save It for the Next Guy" by Gaucho - Thinking of You
- Ben Beccari (Milan, Italy) recommends "Thanks A Million" by Louis Armstrong - The Complete Decca Studio Master Takes 1935 - 1939 Centennial Edition (available on AmazonMp3 and iTunes Plus).
- Bonnie Prater (Oregon) clarifies the pronunciation of Charlie Spivak's name.
- Aleix Prats (Montreal, Canada) recommends "Nuff Said" (2/8/44) by the Ben Webster Quintet - Complete 1943-1951 Small Group Recordings (available on AmazonMp3 and iTunes Plus) and "Kat's Fur" (4/17/44) by the Ben Webster Quartet - Jazz Foundations Vol. 2 (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!). Any idea of the inspiration for these tracks' names?
- Laura Windley (North Carolina) "Stayin' Alive" by Gary Lawrence and His Sizzling Syncopators - Gary Lawrence and His Sizzling Syncopators LP. Watch a video of the band performing this song live.
- Chris Nickl (Albuquerque, NM) recommends "Caprice No. 24" by The Julian Bliss Septet - Julian Bliss: A Tribute to Benny Goodman (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!).
- Rick Bray (Binghamton, NY) recommends "Time's All Gone (Part 1)" by Nick Waterhouse - Time's All Gone (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!).
- Barbara Heggen (Sydney, Australia) shares Pokey LaFarge's elevator video.
- Ben Nathan (San Francisco) recommends "Lindy Hop Deluxe Suite Pt. 1 (Raw Shuffle)" by The Yalloppin' Hounds - Lindy Hop Deluxe (available on iTunes Plus and eMusic).
- Wil Reed (CT) recommends "The Crawdad Shuffle" by Craig Brenner - Live at the Old Mint.
- Heidi van der Wijk (Rotterdam, Netherlands) recommends "I'm Beginning To See The Light" by Hop-sh-Bam Connection. Also check out Marie-Anne's big band project and a video of her group Mary & her Swing Serenaders performing at the Ghent Hoppers Exchange.
- Omar Myers (Seoul, South Korea) recommends "Old & Crazy (Feat. Esperanza Spalding)" by Bruno Mars - Unorthodox Jukebox (Deluxe).
- Robert Cullen (Netherlands) recommends Chick Webb and Ella Fitzgerald Mosaic collection.
- Annette (Heidelberg, Germany) sends her thanks and congratulations.
- Jose Tello (Seattle, Washington) "Design for Jivin'" by Ray Nance - The Complete 1940-1949 Non-Ducal Violin Recordings (available on iTunes Plus).
- Marc D'Olimpio (Vienna, Austria) reminds listeners to support the Hey Mr. Jesse Gift fund and recommends "Accentuate the Positive" by John Boutte - Good Neighbor (available on iTunes Plus and eMusic).
- Morgan Day (Orange, CA) recommends "South" by Andy Kirk & His 12 Clouds Of Joy - Kansas City: Swing, Blues, Jive & Boogie (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!). Jesse also recommends "South" by Lindy Hop Heaven - Lindy Hop Heaven. Be sure to check out Morgan's blog, ickeroo.
- Henrik Eriksson (Uppsala, Sweden) recommends "It Ain't Right" by Dick McDonough & His Orchestra feat. Bunny Berigan - 1936 - 1937 In Discography Order (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!
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