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Catamount Community Radio - May 3, 2015

Tyler put together a Latin band to celebrate his fortieth birthday. I went with Mary Ellen to hear them at the tea house last night. They were smokin'!

Ben E. King passed away the other day. Yesterday the spousal unit played me a clip of Tracey Chapman performing "Stand by Me" on Letterman. So then I had that tune going through my head all day. I didn't want to play that tune, so I played something I like even more, "Supernatural Thing, Pt. 1."

Jim Dandy repeats as Cover Contest winner.

1. "Walk on By" Who is singing it? Who recorded it originally? Who wrote it?

a) Aretha Franklin
b) Dionne Warwick
c) Bacharach and David

2. "(They Long to Be) Close to You" Who is covering it? Whose tune?

a) Harry Connick, Jr.
b) The Carpenters

3. What's the tune, and whose tune is it. Extra credit for naming the organist.

a) "I Think it's Going to Rain Today" (by Randy Newman)
b) Larry Goldings

4. Whose tune is it and who is singing it?

a) Alice Cooper
b) Tina Turner

Catamount Community Radio, Sunday mornings 10-12 on the right coast and at other times in other places. At 90.5 on your FM dial and streaming on the internet computers.


1. Neil Young – Silver and Gold
2. Piero Umiliani – My Man Duke
3. Debashish Battabacharya & John McLaughlin – Mystic Morning
4. Fats Waller – Cash for Your Trash
5. Gene Ammons – Canadian Sunset
6. Randy Newman – The Girls in my Life
7. Aaron Parks – Roadside Distraction
8. Nick Lowe – When I Write the Book
9. Omer Avital – Sabah El-Kheir (Good Morning)
10. Aretha Franklin – Walk on By
11. Phineas Newburn, Jr. – Barbados
12. The Carpenters – A Song for You (Reprise)
13. Nat Cole – When I Grow too Old to Dream
14. Harry Connick, Jr. – Close to You
15. Jesús Díaz – Fantoma
16. Simon Thacker’s Svara Kanti – Rakshasa
17. Jack Bongo Burger – Jordu
18. Willie Nelson – It’s Not Supposed to Be that Way
19. Eddie Higgins – You and the Night and the Music
20. Nick Lowe – I Trained Her to Love Me
21. Bebo Valdés – Tú
22. Larry Goldings – I Think it’s Going to Rain Today
23. Nick Lowe – Love’s Got a Lot to Answer For
24. The RH Factor – Distractions 4
25. Ben E. King – Supernatural Thing, Pt. 1
26. Ike & Tina Turner – Only Women Bleed
27. Herbie Hancock & Tina Turner – Edith and the Kingpin
28. Parliament – Dr. Funkenstein


Ben E. King

Comments

Junior vs Junior

Damn, I knew I would pick the wrong Junior.
And I seem to be getting my Mancini's and Bacharach's mixed up as well. Where's Joni Mitchell when ya need her, and who the hell is Petula Clark, anyway? ha ha. Good times. Oh, and Harry, keep the change.

Re: Junior vs Junior

My parents used to listen to Petula Clark records. I believe you could still find a couple of them in the basement of the house in Mancelona. Congrats, Jim.
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