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Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Mayor McGinn's Playlist

Posted by on Wed, Oct 17, 2012 at 8:35 AM

Mayors Coffee Table Before and After
  • Mayor's Coffee Table: Before and After

This is a playlist of music referenced during Mayor McGinn's Sound Check interview:

1. Big Bill Broonzy: 3 Songs (1957)

2. Bruce Springsteen: Greetings From Asbury Park

3. Shuggie Otis: “Inspiration Information”

4. The JB’s: "Givin' Up Food For Funk"

5. Blue Break Beat Vol. 2 - Gene Harris: "Higga Boom"

6. The Grateful Dead: “CC Rider”

7. Lead Belly: “Where Did You Sleep Last Night”

8. Children of Jah - the Chantells: “Desperate Time”

9. The Temptations: Psychedelic Shack

10. The Doors: “Riders on the Storm”

11. The Clash: “Washington Bullets”

12. John Coltrane: Blue Train

13. Cisco Houston: “The Fox”

14. Woody Guthrie: “Ludlow Massacre”

15. Jimmy Cliff: “The Harder They Come”

16. The Grateful Dead: “Goin Down the Road Feelin Bad”

17. Yes: Yessongs Concert

18. Otis Redding: “Dreams to Remember”

19. Shuggie Otis: “Strawberry Letter 23”

20. Macy Gray: “I Try”

21. Rodriguez: Cold Fact

22. Big Joe Turner: “Shake Rattle and Roll”

23. Jimmy Rushing: “Mr. Five By Five”

24. Gene Harris: “Don’t Call Me Nigger Whitey”

25. Shirley Bassey: “Light My Fire”

26. Wes Montgomery: “O.D.G. (Road Song)”

27. Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers: "Roadrunner"

28. The Specials: “A Message to You Rudy”

29. Hot Tuna: “I See the Light”

30. King Sunny Ade: Baba Mo Tunde

31. Sugarhill Gang: “Rappers Delight”

32. Al Green: “I’m So Tired of Being Alone”

33. Louis Jordan: “Beware”

34. Toots & the Maytals: "Pressure Drop"

35. Devo: "Uncontrollable Urge:

36. Wheedles Groove

37. THEESatisfaction: “Morning SAMO”

38. Blue Scholars: “Fou Lee”

39. Macklemore: “Thrift Shop”

40. Kore Ionz: “Pegasus Dub”

41. Clinton Fearon: “Chatty Chatty Mouth”

42. Hey Marseilles: “Rio”

43. The Maldives: “Go Back to Virginia”

44. The Moondoggies: “Night & Day”


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Larry Mizell, Jr. 1
#24: did he say with the " Hard R"
Posted by Larry Mizell, Jr. on October 17, 2012 at 11:07 AM · Report this
Masi 2
1 - I think that Gene Harris track is my favorite one on this list. Good stuffs.
Posted by Masi on October 17, 2012 at 1:35 PM · Report this
Cisco Houston. There's one for you. And that THEESat song is withitt. Thanks Mayor McGinn. You done turned me onto some sounds here.
Posted by Big Bird Lives on October 18, 2012 at 1:35 AM · Report this

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