play list for the five & dime show aired 26-april-2012 wmse 91.7fm


okay, so after this post i’ll be all caught up…….sorry again for the ridiculous delay.   starting on the 2nd of may is our spring pledge drive, please contribute if you can…….pretty sure i’ll only be present for my next installment, which will be on the 10th of may……who knows, i may turn up on the 3rd of may as well…..haven’t decided yet.


anyway, here’s the playlist for 26-april-2012.    remember, if you’ve missed any of my shows, or want to listen again, check the archives out……over two years worth of shows.   link is below at right.




artist – song – album – label






jack rose – yaman blues – opium musick – eclipse

norberto lobo – pata lenta – pata lenta – mbari

danny paul grody – natural west – fountain – root strata

hush arbors – lowly ghost – auereola – thrill jockey

blue sky boys – will you miss me when i’m gone? – v/a:  i don’t feel at home in this world anymore – mississippi

grouper – moon is sharp – alien observer – kranky

caretaker – all you’re going to want to do is get back there – an empty bliss beyond this world – history always favours the winners

billie holiday – summertime – lady day:  best of columbia recordings – columbia

bob dylan – to ramona – another side of…. – columbia

hallock hill – ausable – the union – hundred acre recordings

gunn/truscinski duo – ocean parkway – ocean parkway – three lobed recordings

eddie head – down on me – v/a:  the rain don’t fall on me – mississippi

black eagle child – running around the room – go around again – under the spire

mohammed ben mohammed ba soweid – marhaban ahlan – v/a:  qat, coffee & qambus raw 45’s from yemen – parlortone

harry e. quashie – anadwofa – v/a:  living is hard, west african music in britain 1927-1929 – honest jons

mississippi john hurt – got the blues, can’t be satisfied – 1928 sessions – yazoo

john fahey – knoxville blues – america – takoma

william tyler – terrace of the leper king – behold the spirit – tompkins square

en – marble steppe – already gone – students of decay

christian bland & the revelators – black crayon – pig boat blues – reverberation appreciation society

golden dawn – starvation – power plant – international artists

silver apples – lovefingers – silver apples – kapp

brian eno – on some faraway beach – here come the warm jets – editions eg

sylvester anfang – etherik – perzische tapijten – great pop supplement

drugs dragons – milorganight – milorganight ep – dusty medical

section 25 – sutra – the key of dreams – benelux

omar khorshid – rakset el fadaa – v/a:  psych funk 101 – world psychedelic funk classics






thanks again for listening……and thanks in advance for any contribution you can give for the upcoming pledge drive for the next couple weeks……..YOU are what keeps us going.




shopkeeper ken


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play list for the five & dime show aired 12-april-2012 wmse 91.7fm

good gravy……how did i forget to do this?    i did have a few very busy weeks in a row, so i suppose it makes sense, but this is unacceptable.    shame on me.    i’ll get right to it, i apologize to anyone wondering about this play list…….but i assume you would’ve messaged me, and then i would have realized that i’ve neglected to post in some time.



anyhow……here’s the list.    sorry.




artist – song – album – label





hildur gudnadottir – unveiled – without sinking – touch

hush arbors – may all your pastures now spring with herbs – under bent tree limbs – digitalis

blind blake – wabash rag – v/a:  guitar wizards – yazoo

chris forsyth – paranoid cat – v/a:  imaginational anthem volume 4 – tompkins square

billie holiday – you go to my head – lady day:  best of columbia recordings – columbia

django reinhardt – swing guitars – djangology – rca

cluster & eno – ho renomo – cluster & eno – sky

richard a ingram – nocturne no. 6 – v/a:  keys – american typewriter

neil young – journey through the past – massey hall 1971 – reprise

sharon van etten – leonard – tramp – jagjaguwar

group of the altos – sing (for trouble) – altos – self released (?)

dirty three – rain song – toward the low sun – drag city

dean mcphee – power of nines – son of the black peace – blast first

fantastic voices of joy – what a friend we have in jesus – v/a:  time will make a change – mississippi/social

shawn david mcmillen – noon – catfish – emperor jones

alice coltrane – jaya jaya rama – huntington ashram monastery – impulse

fred mcdowell – wished i was in heaven sitting down – the alan lomax recordings – mississippi

ramblin’ thomas – ramblin’ mind blues – ramblin’ mind blues – biograph

jack rose – the world has let me down – the black dirt sessions – three lobed recordings

black eagle child – manitowac – split lp – blackest rainbow

washington phillips – train your child – what are they doing in heaven today? – mississippi

philip cohran & the artistic heritage ensemble – the minstrel – s/t – zulu

santander flores – capital cebuista – v/a:  the original sound of cumbia – soundway

john buddy williams jazz band in the little carib – alma llanera – le jazz primitif – folkways

gunn/truscinski duo – takism II – sand city – three lobed recordings

mind over mirrors – you ain’t reeling – the voice rolling – digitalis

moss folk – native sons – seven elephants ep – self released

red stuff – the new country swag – best of hot rod love – skell

pretty lightning – the sound of thunder – there are witches in the woods – fonal

two gospel keys – you’ve got to move – v/a:  classic african american gospel – folkways

christian bland & the revelators – shadow child – pig boat blues – reverberation appreciation society

the kinks – do you remember walter? – …are the village green preservation society – reprise









thanks for your patience & for lending your ears for three hours.   



shopkeeper ken


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