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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 7/26/15

  1. Peter C. Johnson: Speedballs, Pretzels & Beer – Soul Sherpa (Hi-n-Dry, 2006)
  2. Melang Nejrabi: Zeir Baghali – Inside Afghanistan (ARC Music, 2014)
  3. Phil Yates & the Affiliates: Burn it Down, Bernadette – No Need to Beg (Almost Halloween, 2015)
  4. Kasey Chambers: Heaven Or Hell – Bittersweet (Essence/Sugarhill, 2015)
  5. Roger Damawuzan & Les As Du Benin: Baba Na Ayele – Wait for Me (Hot Casa, 2015)
  6. Jeff Beck: Please Mr. Jailer (w/Imelda May) – Rock ‘n’ Roll Party: Honoring Les Paul (ATCO, 2011)
  7. Leonard Cohen: Nevermind – Popular Problems (Columbia, 2014)
  8. Jib Kidder: Appetites – Teaspoon to the Ocean (Weird World, 2015)
  9. Neville Brothers: Sons and Daughters – Brother’s Keeper (A&M, 1990)
  10. Jocelyn Pook: Masked Ball – Flood (Virgin, 1999)
  11. Hu Vibrational: Soma – The Epic Botanical Beat Suite (Meta, 2015)
  12. Jill Scott: Closure – Woman (Blues Babe, 2015)
  13. The Wooden Sky: Maybe It’s No Secret – Let’s Be Ready (Chelsea, 2015)
  14. Ben Sidran: Wake Me When It’s Over – Blue Camus (Bonsai, 2014)
  15. Mavis Staples: Your Good Fortune – Your Good Fortune EP (Anti-, 2015)
  16. Pentangle: Light Flight – Basket of Light (Transatlantic, 1969)
  17. Valet: Nature – Nature (Kranky, 2015)
  18. The Noday Family: Kojo No Tsuki – Flower Dance: Japanese Folk Melodies (Nonesuch Explorer, 2008)
  19. Chelsea Wolfe: Carrion Flowers – Abyss (Sargent House, 2015)
  20. Hiram Bullock: Dear Prudence – Way Kool (Atlantic Jazz, 1992)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 7/19/15

  1. Warren Haynes: Blue Maiden’s Tale – Ashes & Dust (Concord, 2015)
  2. Lori Carson: Coney Island Ride – The Finest thing (Meta, 2004)
  3. Quarter Street: Diferente – Quarter Street (Hope Street, 2015)
  4. Cristina Morrison: Cry Me A River – Baronesa (Jazzheads, 2015)
  5. Zohreh Jooya/Madjid Derakhshani: Bon Voyage – Music of the Persian Mystics (ARC, 2003)
  6. Fractal: Ilumíname – Fractal (self-released, 1998)
  7. Skinny Banton: Soak It – Soca Gold (VP, 2015)
  8. Charlie Parker: Summertime – Charlie Parker With Strings: The Master Takes (Verve, 1995)
  9. The Arcs: Chains of Love – Yours, Dreamily, (Nonesuch, 2015)
  10. Keith Richards: Trouble – Crosseyed Heart (Mindless, 2015)
  11. Landing: Body Diffuser – Body Diffuser (Vast Arc Hues, 2015)
  12. Three Metre Day: Important Stories – Coasting Notes (GroundUp, 2012)
  13. Watkins Family Hour: Watkins Family Hour – Steal Your Heart Away (Family Hour, 2015)
  14. Herbie Hancock: Butterfly – Thrust (Columbia, 1974)
  15. Death Cab for Cutie: Transatlanticism – Transatlanticism (Barsuk, 2003)
  16. MX-80 Sound: Summer ’77 – Hard Attack (Superior Viaduct, 2013)
  17. Black Coffee: Juju (feat. Zakes Bantwini) – Africa Rising (Soulistic, 2014)
  18. Miles Davis: ‘Round Midnight (Live 1955) – The Bootleg Series, Vol. 4: Miles Davis At Newport 1955-1975 (Sony, 2015)
  19. Shahram Nazeri and Hafez Nazeri: Journey to Eternity – The Passion of Rumi (QuarterTone, 2007)
  20. Paul Simon & Marc Anthony: Summer Satin Nights – Songs from The Capeman (Warner Bros, 1997)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 7/12/15

  1. Inner Circle: Tenement Yard (News Carrying Dread) feat. Chronixx, Jacob Miller – single (Dubshot/Sound Bwoy, 2015)
  2. Charenee Wade: Song of the Wind (feat. Stefon Harris) – Offering: The Music of Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson (Motéma, 2015)
  3. Dengue Fever: Tokay – The Deepest Lake (Tuk Tuk 2015)
  4. Rickie Lee Jones: J’ai Connai Pas – The Other Side of Desire (TOSOD, 2015)
  5. Legowelt: Egyptian Acid Oasis – Acid Arab Collections EP#2 (Versatile, 2014)
  6. Melody Gardot: Morning Sun – Currency of Man (Decca, 2015)
  7. Homayun Sakhi & Rahul Sharma: Raga Kirwani – Music of Central Asia, Vol. 9, In the Footsteps of Babur (Smithsonian/Folkways Records, 2010)
  8. MG: Spiral – MG (Mute, 2015)
  9. Doveman: Angel’s Share – The Conformist (Brassland, 2009)
  10. Monsieur Doumani: Good Tidings – Sikoses (Monsieur Doumani, 2015)
  11. Pokey LaFarge: Something In the Water – Something In the Water (Rounder, 2015)
  12. Clocked Out: Diamond Mechanics – Time Crystals (Innova, 2015)
  13. Alsarah & The Nubatones: Soukura – Silt (Wonderwheel, 2014)
  14. Korean National Gugak Orchestra: Shinawi – Korean Traditional Music Vol. X (SKC, 1987)
  15. Lydia Loveless: Crazy – Indestructible Machine (Bloodshot, 2011)
  16. Julie’s Haircut: Shhh/Peaceful – Side Effects (Fruits de Mer, 2015)
  17. Annie Girl And The Flight: Antidote – Bodies (United for Opportunity, 2015)
  18. Aretha Franklin: Crazy He Calls Me – Soul 69 (Atlantic, 1969)
  19. Leonard Cohen: Joan of Arc – Can’t Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour (Sony, 2015)
  20. Emanuele Licci, Juldeh Camara, Justin Adams & Ludovico Einaudi Ensemble: Tonio Yima / Rirollala – Taranta Project (Ponderosa, 2015)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 7/5/15

  1. Ty Wagner with The Scotchmen: I’m A No-Count – single (Chattahoochee, 1966)
  2. Wall Of Voodoo: Call Of The West – Call Of The West (I.R.S., 1982)
  3. Omar Sosa Quarteto AfroCubano: A Love Lost – Ilé (Ota, 2015)
  4. Jackie Wilson: Watch Out – NYC 1961-1966 (Ace, 2015)
  5. Maria Schneider Orchestra: Dance You Monster To My Soft Song – The Thompson Fields [bonus download] (ArtistShare, 2015)
  6. Tim Eriksen: The Mice – Josh Billings Voyage or, Cosmopolite on the Cotton Road (Tim Eriksen, 2012)
  7. Charles Mingus Sextet with Eric Dolphy: Meditations – Cornell 1964 (Blue Note, 2007)
  8. Dirtwire: Tepotzteco – RipTide (Beats Antique, 2015)
  9. Johnny Clarke: It’s a Disgrace (Dub Plate mix) – Bunny “Striker” Lee & Friends: Next Cut (Pressure Sounds, 2015)
  10. Stump: Charlton Heston – A Fierce Pancake (Ensign/Chrysalis, 1988)
  11. John Hiatt: Blue Telescope – Perfectly Good Guitar (A&M, 1993)
  12. Saidnazar Otajanov: Dayra Rhythms – Uzbekistan Music of Khorezm (Smithsonian/Folkways, 2015)
  13. Jeremy Pinnell: The Way Country Sounds – OH/KY (Sofaburn, 2014)
  14. Gogol Bordello: Tribal Connection – Super Taranta! (Side One Dummy, 2007)
  15. The Strypes: Kick Out The Jams – single b-side (Virgin UK, 2015)
  16. Rammstein: Amerika – Reise, Reise (Universal, 2004)
  17. Leonard Cohen: Night Comes On – Can’t Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour (Columbia, 2015)
  18. Snooks Eaglin: Dizzy Miss Lizzie – Teasin’ You (Blacktop, 1992)
  19. The Sonics: Have Love Will Travel – Here Are The Sonics!!! (Etiquette, 1965)
  20. Johnny Cash & June Carter: Long Legged Guitar Pickin’ Man – Duets (Columbia, 2006)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 6/28/15

  1. The Holmes Brothers: My Word is My Bond – Brotherhood (Alligator, 2013)
  2. Gary Frenay: You’re Only Hurting Yourself – File Under Pop Vocal (Northside, 2015)
  3. An-i & Capablanca: Farsi Farce – Acid Arab Collections 3 EP (Versatile, 2015)
  4. Sonny Landreth: Firebird Blues – Bound By The Blues (Provogue, 2015)
  5. Rickie Lee Jones: J’ai Connais Pas – The Other Side of Desire (TOSOD, 2015)
  6. Harold Mabern: Fools Rush In (feat. Norah Jones) – Afro Blue (Smoke Sessions, 2015)
  7. Fun Lovin’ Criminals: Fun Lovin’ Criminal – Come Find Yourself (EMI, 1996)
  8. Leroy Carr: Blues Before Sunrise – Whiskey Is My Habit, Good Women Is All I Crave – The Best of Leroy Carr (Columbia/Legacy, 2004)
  9. Dar Williams: FM Radio – Emerald (Dar Williams, 2015)
  10. Clocked Out: Time Crystals – Time Crystals (Innova, 2015)
  11. Dirty Beaches: Stateless – Stateless (Zoo Music, 2014)
  12. Pharaoh Sanders: The Creator Has A Master Plan – Karma (Impulse, 1969)
  13. Terell Stafford: Hocus Pocus – Brotherlee Love (Capri, 2015)
  14. Ray Charlies: Ol’ Man River – Ingredients in a Recipe For Soul (ABC-Paramount, 1963)
  15. Richard Thompson: Beatnik Walking – Still (Beeswing, 2015)
  16. Stephen Kalinich & Jon Tiven: Each Soul Has A Voice – Each Soul Has A Voice (MsMusic, 2015)
  17. Mali Music: Ready, Aim – Mali Is (RCA, 2014)
  18. Laurence Jones: Good Morning Blues – What’s It Gonna Be (Ruf, 2015)
  19. No Joy: Ghost Blonde – Ghost Blonde (Mexican Summer, 2010)
  20. Veruca Salt: The Gospel According to Saint Me – Ghost Notes (Are You There God Its Me, 2015)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 6/21/15

  1. Ensemble Signal/Brad Lubman: Music For 18 Musicians – Steve Reich: Music For 18 Musicians (Harmonia Mundi, 2015)
  2. Charlie Parr: On Marrying a Woman with an Uncontrollable Temper – Stumpjumper (Red House, 2015)
  3. FFS: Police Encounters – FFS (Domino, 2015)
  4. Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band: Odoo Be Ba – Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band (Strut, 2015)
  5. The Beach Boys: Darlin’ – Wild Honey (Capitol, 1967)
  6. Lee Ranaldo & the Dust: The Rising Tide – Last Night on Earth (Matador, 2013)
  7. Johnny Kidd & The Pirates: Shakin’ All Over – The Best Of (EMI Gold, 2008)
  8. Lee “Scratch” Perry & the Upsetters: The Lion – Return of the Super Ape (Cleopatra, 1978)
  9. Ros Seresyothea: Jam 10 Kai Theit – The Rough Guide to Psychedelic Cambodia (World Music Network, 2014)
  10. The Rolling Stones: Brown Sugar (alt. version feat. Eric Clapton) – Sticky Fingers (deluxe) (Promotone/Universal, 2015)
  11. Lydia Loveless: Steve Earle – Indestructible Machine (Bloodshot, 2011)
  12. Elliott Randall: High On Love – Elliott Randall’s New York (Essential Media, 1977)
  13. Todd Rundgren: Who’s That Man? – Runt (Bearsville, 1970)
  14. Derek & The Dominos, Johnny Cash & Carl Perkins: Matchbox – Dylan, Cash & the Nashville Cats: A New Music City (Legacy, 2015)
  15. Tyondai Braxton: Boids – HIVE1 (Nonesuch, 2015)
  16. Booker T. Jones: Crazy – The Road From Memphis (ANTI-, 2011)
  17. Chuck Berry: Johnny B. Goode – Pioneers of the Electric Guitar (Not Now, 2013)
  18. Ekova: The Storm – Space Lullabies and Other Fantasmagore (Six Degrees, 2000)
  19. Beck: Dreams – single (Fonograf, 2015)
  20. Pete Townshend: Second Hand Love – White City: A Novel (Atco, 1985)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 6/14/15

  1. Ornette Coleman: Monk and the Nun – The Shape Of Jazz To Come (Atlantic, 1959)
  2. Dengue Fever: Ghost Voice – The Deepest Lake (Tuk Tuk, 2015)
  3. The Henrys: Burn the Boat – Quiet Industry (hR, 2015)
  4. Jesse Colin Young: Four in the Morning – The Soul of a City Boy (Capitol, 1965)
  5. The Budos Band: Burnt Offering – Burnt Offering (Daptone, 2014)
  6. Roxy Music: All I Want Is You – Country Life (Atco, 1974)
  7. Pluto: Ram Goat Liver – single (Wild Flower, 1974)
  8. Jeanne Added: A War Is Coming – EP (Naïve, 2015)
  9. The Bombay Royale: The River – The Island Of Dr. Electrico (Hope Street, 2014)
  10. Villagers: Hot Scary Summer – Darling Arithmetic (Domino, 2015)
  11. Niyaz: Tam e Eshq – The Fourth Light (Six Degrees, 2015)
  12. Orbert Davis: Vice-Versa – Priority (3sixteen, 2001)
  13. DjeuhDjoah & Lieutenant Nicholson: Cupidon – T’es qui? (Hot Casa, 2015)
  14. Melvins: Set it on Fire – Everybody Loves Sausages (Ipecac, 2013)
  15. Alice Cooper: Sun Arise – Love It To Death (Warner Bros., 1971)
  16. Too Many Zooz: D.N. – The Internet EP (Too Many Zooz, 2015)
  17. Allah-La’s: Stoned – Stoned, A Psych Tribute to the Rolling Stones (Cleopatra, 2015)
  18. The Rolling Stones: Bitch (ext. version) – Sticky Fingers (Deluxe) (Rolling Stones, 2015)
  19. Gil Scott-Heron: Free Will – Free Will (Flying Dutchman, 1972)
  20. Stevie Wonder: Master Blaster (Jammin’) – Hotter Than July (Motown, 1980)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 6/7/15

  1. Sonny Landreth: Cherry Ball Blues – Bound By The Blues (Provogue, 2015)
  2. Thee Oh Sees: Sticky Hulks – Mutilator Defeated At Last (Castle Face, 2015)
  3. Flies On You: Action Stations! – etcetera (Flies on You, 2015)
  4. Dirtwire: RipTide – RipTide (Beats Antique, 2015)
  5. Etta James: Cry Like a Rainy Day – Love’s Been Rough On Me (Private, 1997)
  6. Meridian Brothers: De Mi Caballo, Como Su Carne – Salvadora Robot (Soundway, 2014)
  7. Josephine Foster and the Supposed: The Most Loved One – All The Leaves Are Gone (Locust, 2004)
  8. Dan Weber: Hank & Jesus – Ash & Bone (Dan Weber, 2012)
  9. Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali: In the Name of Love – Day of Colours (Real World, 2004)
  10. Alister Spence/Myra Melford: A Bird Translates – Everything Here Is Possible (Alister Spence Music, 2014)
  11. RAC: Cheap Sunglasses (feat. Matthew Koma) – Strangers (Cherrytree, 2014)
  12. Huur-Huur-Tu: Orai-la Boldu-la – More Live (Jaro Medien, 2010)
  13. Shamir: Hot Mess – Ratchet (XL, 2015)
  14. Buddy Emmons: Bluemmons – Steel Guitar Jazz (Verve, 1963)
  15. Joel Rafael: El Bracero – Baladista (Inside, 2015)
  16. The Doughboys: For Your Love – Hot Beat Stew (Ram, 2015)
  17. EEK/Islam Chipsy: El Bawaba – Kahraba (Nashazphone, 2015)
  18. Saun & Starr: Blah Blah Blah Blah Blah Blah Blah – Look Closer (Daptone, 2015)
  19. Shaun Ryder: Close The Dam – 12” single (Something In Construction, 2015)
  20. Harriet: Irish Margaritas – Harriet EP (Harvest, 2015)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 5/31/15

  1. Harvey Mandel: Midnight Sun – Baby Batter (Janus, 1971)
  2. Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez: Crash on the Levee (Down in the Flood) – The Hard Way (HMG, 2007)
  3. Rachel Trachtenburg: I Like to Be Alone – DayDream Time Machine (The Velada Cinema, 2014)
  4. Hot Chip: Go Bang – Master Mix: Red Hot + Arthur Russell (YepRoc, 2014)
  5. The Heads: Punk Lolita (w/Deborah Harry, Johnette Napolitano & Tina Weymouth) – No Talking Just Head (Geffen, 1996)
  6. Cat Power: Living Proof – The Greatest (Matador, 2006)
  7. Niyaz: Eyvallah Shahim – The Fourth Light (Six Degrees, 2015)
  8. Wu Man: Lanterns & Moon Competing in Brilliance – Chinese Traditional & Contemporary Music for Pipa & Ensemble (Nimbus, 1995)
  9. Jaakko Eino Kalevi: Deeper Shadows – Jaakko Eino Kalevi (Weird World, 2015)
  10. Tyondai Braxton: Boids – HIVE1 (Nonesuch, 2015)
  11. Mazzy Star: California – Seasons of Your Day (Rhymes of an Hour, 2013)
  12. Eilen Jewell: Hallelujah Band – Sundown Over Ghost Town (Signature Sounds, 2015)
  13. Kraftwerk: Trans-Europe Express – Trans-Europe Express (Capitol, 1977)
  14. Korean Traditional Performing Arts Center: Hahyon-Kunak – A Selection of Korean Traditional Music (Jigu, 1991)
  15. Squarepusher: Kwang Bass – Damogen Furies (Warp, 2015)
  16. Paul Weller: White Sky – Saturns Pattern (Parlophone, 2015)
  17. Traffic: Many A Mile To Freedom – Low Spark of the High Heeled Boys (Island, 1971)
  18. Best Coast: Heaven Sent – California Nights (Harvest, 2015)
  19. The Animals: Boom Boom – Retrospective (ABKCO, 2004)
  20. The Cramps: I Was a Teenage Werewolf – Songs the Lord Taught Us (I.R.S., 1980)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 5/24/15

  1. The Cambodian Space Project: Broken Flower – Out of The Black & Into The Stratosphere (World Music Network, 2014)
  2. Prince Far I: Nuclear Weapon – Sherwood at the Controls: Vol. 1 1979-1984 (On-U Sound, 2015)
  3. Johnny Winter: Lay Down Your Sorrows – John Dawson Winter III (Columbia, 1974)
  4. Jason Isbell: The Life You Chose – Something More Than Free (Southeastern, 2015)
  5. Jim O’Rourke: Half Life Crisis – Simple Songs (Drag City, 2015)
  6. Hu Vibrational: Soma – The Epic Botanical Beat Suite (Meta, 2015)
  7. Houndmouth: My Cousin Greg – Little Neon Limelight (Rough Trade, 2015)
  8. Mbongwana Star: Shégué – From Kinshasa (Nonesuch, 2015)
  9. The Blues Magoos: Gotta Get Away – Psychedelic Lollipop (Mercury, 1966)
  10. The Tornados: Telstar – The Original Telstar: The Sounds of the Tornados (London, 1962)
  11. Spanic Boys: The Harder I Look – Spanic Family Album (East Side Digital, 1994)
  12. The Andrew Oldham Orchestra: (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction – Charlie Is My Darling (Abkco, 2012)
  13. Maura Kennedy: Fireflies – Villanelle – The Songs of Maura Kennedy & B.D. Love (Varese Sarabande, 2015)
  14. Trio: Sunday You Need Love Monday Be Alone – Trio (Mercury, 1981)
  15. Leon Russel: Magic Mirror – Carney (Shelter, 1972)
  16. Neville Brothers: A Change Is Gonna Come – Yellow Moon (A&M, 1989)
  17. Gene Clark: Dark of my Moon – Gypsy Angel: The Gene Clark Demos 1983-1990 (Evangeline UK, 2001)
  18. Alex Chilton: Free Again – 19 Years: A Collection (Rhino, 1991)
  19. Eddy Grant: Walking on Sunshine – Walking on Sunshine (ICE, 1978)
  20. Kristin Hersh: Your Dirty Answer – Sunny Border Blue (4AD, 2001)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 5/17/15

  1. Starry Eyed And Laughing: Forever Young – Forever Young (Aurora, 2014)
  2. B.B. King: We’re Gonna Make It (feat. Irma Thomas) – Blues Summit (MCA, 1993)
  3. Moe Tucker: Spam Again – I Feel So Far Away: Anthology 1974-1998 (Sundazed, 2012)
  4. Jimmy Smith: Mood Indigo – Milestone Profiles (Milestone, 2006)
  5. Nodira Pirmatova: Chargoh – Music of Central Asia, Vol 7, In the Shrine of the Heart (Smithsonian Folkways, 2010)
  6. Terry Reid: Highway 61 Revisited (2003 remix) – Super Lungs: The Complete Studio Recordings 1966-1969 (EMI, 2004)
  7. Ramsey Lewis: Do What You Wanna – Another Voyage (Cadet, 1969)
  8. Barney McClure: Think Again – Show Me! (OA2, 2015)
  9. Android Asteroid: Run – Ikaros (Indies, 2014)
  10. J.B. Hutto: Hawk Squat – Hawk Squat (Delmark, 1969)
  11. Bob Dylan: Honest With Me – Love and Theft (Columbia, 2001)
  12. Hiatus Kaiyote: By Fire – Choose Your Weapon (Sony Masterworks, 2015)
  13. The RH Factor: Poetry – Hard Groove (Verve, 2003)
  14. Çudamani: Geregel – The Seven-Tone Gamelan Orchestra from the Village of Pengosekan, Bali (Vital, 2002)
  15. Rain Parade: You Are My Friend – Emergency Third Rail Power Trip (Enigma, 1983)
  16. Jeff Beck: Rollin’ and Tumblin’ (feat. Imogen Heap) – You Had It Coming (Epic, 2001)
  17. OOFJ: You’re Always Good – Acute Feast (Ring The Alarm, 2015)
  18. Tame Impala: ‘Cause I’m a Man – Currents (Modular, 2015)
  19. Caravan of Thieves: Punch – Kiss Kiss (Buskaroo, 2015)
  20. The Wonder Who (aka The Four Seasons): Don’t Think Twice It’s Alright – The Classic Albums Box (Rhino, 2014)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 5/10/15

  1. Asleep At the Wheel: I Hear Ya Talkin’ (w/Amos Lee) – Still the King: Celebrating the Music of Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys (Bismeaux, 2015)
  2. The Master Musicians Of Jajouka feat. Bachir Attar: El Medahey – Apocalypse Across The Sky (Axiom, 1992)
  3. Arlen Roth: Rocket 88 (feat. Johnny Winter) – Slide Guitar Summit (Aquinnah, 2015)
  4. The Equals: Baby Come Back – The Best of (President, 1968)
  5. Prince Jammy: Shoalin Temple – Kamikaze Dub (Trojan, 1979)
  6. Kathryn Calder: Take a Little Time – Kathryn Calder (File Under: Music, 2015)
  7. Sam Cooke: Mean Old World – Night Beat (RCA Victor, 1963)
  8. Ciccone Youth: Platoon II – The Whitey Album (Blast First, 1988)
  9. The Kingsmen: Louie Louie – The Best of (Kingsmen Int’l Licensing, 2006)
  10. Marissa Nadler: So Long and Far Away – Unheard Songs by Karen Dalton (Tompkins Square, 2015)
  11. Larval: Endless Plan Of Failure – 2 (Knitting Factory Works, 1998)
  12. John Hartford: Steam Powered Aereo Plane – Aereo-Plain (Warner Bros, 1971)
  13. Broadcast: Accidentals – Work and Non Work (Warp, 1997)
  14. Ben E. King: Young Boy Blues – Don’t Play That Song (Atlantic, 1962)
  15. Chris Washburne & The Syotos Band: Low Rider – Low Ridin’ (Zoho, 2015)
  16. Nadine Shah: Fool – Fast Food (Apollo, 2015)
  17. Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba: Siran Fen – Ba Power (Glitterbeat, 2015)
  18. Jacky Terrason: Un Poco Loco – Take This (Impulse, 2015)
  19. Simon Scott: Flood Inn – Navigare (Miasmah, 2009)
  20. Boban & Marko Markoviç Orchestra: Disco Džumbas – Balkan Brass Battle: Fanfare Ciocarlia and Boban & Marko Markoviç Orchestra (Asphalt Tango, 2011)

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