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Catamount Community Radio - June 8, 2014

Yesterday was my first piano recital in a year. I played an Ellington medley, It was OK, but not my best playing. I think now Summer has officially begun: Isabel is done with classes, I've had my recital. It's time to get out my saxophone, get to work on my summer projects, to get some exercise and read. I don't like summer for the weather; I like summer because I can decide what to do with my time.

Dandy absolutely aced the cover contest today, nailing every question. Mary Ellen did fine, but it's hard to beat a perfect score.

1. Who is The Bad Plus covering, and what is the name of the tune? - "Everybody Wants to Rule the World," by Tears for Fears. I could have gotten the title, but not the group.

2. Who is Brad Mehldau covering, and what is the name of the tune? - "Still Crazy After all these Years," by Paul Simon.

3. Who is covering Kris Kristofferson's "Me and Bobby McGee"? - Roger Miller

4. Who is Christian McBride covering, and what is the name of the tune? - The Police, "Walking on the Moon."

No show next Sunday, but I'll be back the Sunday after next. You know where to find me.

1. Orinn Evans – Blues Connotation
2. Bob Dylan – Early Morning Rain
3. Lionel Belasco – Rose of Caracas Waltz
4. Carlinhos Brown – Mande um email pra mim
5. Joshua Redman – Sweet Nasty
6. Erroll Garner – Moonglow
7. Curtis Mayfield – Only You, Babe
8. Jay McShann Orchestra w/ Charlie Parker – Sepian Bounce
9. The Bad Plus – Everybody Wants to Rule the World
10. Earl Van Dyke – 6 by 6
11. Joan Harris – He’ll Leave You Crying
12. Sam Rivers – Fuchsia Swing Song
13. Brad Mehldau – Still Crazy After all these Years
14. Willie Bobo – Spanish Grease
15. Maceo Parker – Greatest Romance Ever Sold
16. Bob Marley & the Wailers – 400 Years
17. Bunny Wailer – Dream Land
18. Larry Goldings & Harry Allen – Lucky Am I
19. Roger Miller – Me and Bobby McGee
20. Coleman Hawkins – I’ve Got the World on a String
21. Trío Cervantes – Drume, Negrita
22. Dangerdoom – Crosshairs
23. Christian McBride – Walking on the Moon
24. Oscar Peterson – There’ll be some Change Made
25. Dizzy Gillespie – Hey Pete, Let’s Eat More Meat!
26. Cobb’s Mob – I Miss You, my Love
27. Orinn Evans – Rockin’ Chair


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Orinn Evans

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Chug-a-lug Chug-a-lug

I knew the Tears for Fears because of the videos on Mtv back in the late 8os. And maybe their use in movies like The Breakfast Club.
On Bobby McGee I was juggling Merl Haggerd and David Allen Coe but then I heard a familiar tone in his vocal that reminded me of Dang Me or Chug-a-lug.
Great show as always. Happy Fathers Day in advance!
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