Episode #102 of Hey Mister Jesse is now available to download and enjoy. June’s show features new music from Postmodern Jukebox, The George Gee Swing Orchestra, Davina & The Vagabonds, Nikki Yanofsky and more, and tons of international audience feedback. (104 minutes)
|00:42||Welcome to episode #102 of Hey Mister Jesse for June 2014.|
|02:00||News: Coming Up: The Hey Mister Jesse Awards
- HMJ Awards coming later this summer!
- Listeners' Favorite Award: Please vote for your favorite modern album featured on the podcast over the past 8 years!
|03:00||News: Frankie 100 Update
- Did you miss Yehoodi.com's live streaming big event?
- Watch the archived (for now) live streaming at livestream.com>!
|11:05||News: The Asylum Street Spankers Get Animated
- Watch this great animated short by Joanna Davidovich for "Monkey Rag" by The Asylum Street Spankers.
- Also check out the band's "new" album The Last Laugh (available on AmazonMp3 and iTunes Plus).
|15:15||News: Richard Cheese Goes Fully-Digital
- Purchase all of Richard Cheese's albums in digital format.
- Download his version of You Oughta Know for free!
|18:09||News: What's New With Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox?
- "Birthday" by Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox feature Robyn Adele Anderson, The Tee-Tones AND Tambourine Guy (available on iTunes Plus)
- 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 International Releases
8 of my favorite new swinging releases from around the world.
8. "Friend Like Me" by Dimie Cat - Once Upon A Dream
- Ben Beccari (Milan, Italy) recommends "The Cake Song" by Empire Swings Back. Watch the video. Be sure to check out Ben's blog.
- Amber (Albuquerque, NM) recommends "Vine Street Blues" by Tuba Skinny. Check out Music for Beginner Lindy Hoppers mix on 8tracks.com.
- Phil Shapiro (MA) recommends "It Ain't Right" by Stuff Smith - Hot Jazz Violin (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!).
- Heidi van der Wijk (Rotterdam, Netherlands) recommends "Kwela Kong" by The King Kong Cast - African Jazz 'N' Jive: An Authentic Selection of South African Township Swing Classics from the 50s & 60s (song not album available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!)
- Jose Tello (Seattle, Washington) recommends "Six Appeal (My Daddy Rocks Me) [Alternate Take III]" by Charlie Christian - Complete Jazz Collection & Blues (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!)
- David Afonso (Portugal) recommends "Kumquat" by Aaron Bell - After The Party's Over (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!)
- Marc D'Olimpio (Vienna, Austria) recommends "Blue Illusion" by Andy Kirk & His Twelve Clouds Of Joy - 1936-37 (watch Max and Annie's performance to the song) and "Blue Illusion" by The Canibal Dandies - Canibal Dandies 2.
- Morgan Day (Orange, CA) recommends "Shuffle Bug" by The Griffin Brothers - Blues With A Beat (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!). Be sure to check out Morgan's blog, ickeroo.
- Henrik Eriksson (Uppsala, Sweden) recommends "Bli Blip" by Lekap Quartet - Love Me Or Leave Me (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!). Watch a video of the dance pavillion. 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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