Episode #108 of Hey Mister Jesse is now available to download and enjoy. December's show features new holiday swing from Champagne Honeybee, The George Gee Swing Orchestra and Postmodern Jukebox, new releases from Patty & The Buttons,Leigh Barker, Alex Pangman and Casey MacGill & Orville Johnson, and tons of international audience feedback. (80 minutes)
|00:51||Welcome to episode #108 of Hey Mister Jesse for December 2014.|
|02:41||News: Christmas Swing For Dancers
- Check out DJ Wuthe's new Christmas Swing For Dancers compilation.
|04:26||News: Kimchi For Christmas
- "Kimchi for Christmas" by Champagne Honeybee (Facebook) (available on CDBaby, AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!).
|09:00||News: Baby It's Cold Outside
- "Baby It's Cold Outside" by The George Gee Swing Orchestra featuring vocalists John Dokes and Hilary Gardner (available on CDBaby, AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!).
- Completely unrelated, but since Spuds mentioned it, check out Key & Peele's holiday video.
|15:07||News: Joy To The World
- "Joy To The World" by Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox featuring Von Smith & Tambourine Guy - A Very Postmodern Christmas (available on iTunes Plus).
|26:51||Feature: New Releases
A few great new releases!
- Patty & The Buttons - The Mercury Blues (available on Bandcamp)
- Haydn (UK)recommends "Tuxedo Junction" by Erskine Hawkins Quintet (1960). Download at www.jazz-on-line.com.
- Yulai Lui (Washington, DC) recommends "Hoodle Addle" by Ray McKinley - The Class of '49 (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!).
- Rich "The Riz" Werden (East Bay, CA) recommends "At The Swing Cats Ball" - Don Redman & His Orchestra - At The Swing Cats Ball (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!). Learn more about the track here.
- Wil Reed (Connecticut) recommends "Hesitation Boogie" by Mel Powell, Joe Sullivan & Mary Lou Williams - Two Cats & A Mouse (available on AmazonMp3 and eMusic).
- Heidi van der Wijk (Rotterdam, Netherlands) recommends "Tain't No Use" by Maxine Sullivan - Putumayo Presents: Jazz.
- Jose Tello (Seattle, Washington) recommends "Flying Home" by Will Bradley - Live in 1940-1941.
- David Afonso (Portugal) recommends "Don't Fence Me In" by Holly Cole - Romantically Helpless. Also check out Ella Fitzgerald's version.
- Morgan Day (San Diego, CA) recommends "Please Come Home For Christmas" by The Hot Sardines - Lowdown Little Christmas Record (available on Bandcamp, AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!). Be sure to check out Morgan's great blog, Ickeroo.com.
- Henrik Eriksson (Uppsala, Sweden) recommends "Exactly Like You" by Don Burrows - A Tribute To Benny Goodman (available on AmazonMp3, iTunes Plus and eMusic!!!) and "Farfar frustar i sin jultrombon" by Sveriges Jazzband - Den svenska julskivan. 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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