Tell Me a Story 04/12/2016

Artist – Song – Source


The Mills Brothers – Darling Nellie Gray – Golden Greats

Ernestine Anderson – Lazy Afternoon – My Kinda Swing

Jamie Cullum – Photograph – Catching Tales


Dave’s True Story – Mad About You – Dave’s True Story

Jack Jones – Angel Eyes – Wild, Cool, and Swingin’ Too!

Mose Allison – I’m Alright – The Way of the World


Oscar Brown Jr. – But I Was Cool – Sin & Soul… And Then Some

Tom Waits – Small Change (Got Rained on by his Own .38) – Small Change

Four Vagabonds – Rosie the Riveter – Sentimental Journey WWII Project

Bob Hope and Shirley Ross – Two Sleepy People (Thanks for the Memories)

Tracy Nelson – Send Me to the ‘Lectric Chair – Any Woman’s Blues

Nina Simone – The House of the Rising Sun – At Newport, the Village Gate and Elsewhere


John Hammond, Jr. – Fannin Street – Wicked Grin



Billie Holiday – Keeps On A Rainin’ (Papa He Can’t Make No Time) – God Bless the Child

Marcia Ball – St. Gabriel – Blue House

Howlin’ Wolf – Meet Me in the Bottom – Live 1966

Edie Brickell, Jerry Garcia and Rob Wasserman – Zillionaire – Trios

Hugh Laurie – The Whale Has Swallowed Me – Let Them Talk


The Dirty Dozen Brass Band with Danny Barker and Eddie Bo – Don’t You Feel My Leg – Big Ol’ Box

Charmaine Neville Band w/ Danny Houston & Amasa Miller – The Right Ket But the Wrong Keyhole – “”

Michelle Wilson – Half Past the Blues – Any Woman’s Blues


Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings ft Lee Fields – Stranded in Your Love – Naturally

Louis Jordan – Saturday Night Fish Fry – Juxo Mix

Bill Withers – Grandma’s Hands – Live at Carnegie Hall

Ben Harper and the Blind Boys of Alabama – If I Could Hear My Mother Pray Again – The Will Be a Light

Al Green – Lean On Me – Take Me to the River

Maceo Parker – Elephant’s Foot – Funkoverload