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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 10/11/15

  1. Little Willie Littlefield: K. C. Loving – Going Back To Kay Cee (Ace, 1994)
  2. Patti Smith: Gloria – Horses (Arista, 1975)
  3. Supreme Beings of Leisure: Strangelove Addiction – Electroguide Sampler, Vol. 1 (Valley Media, 1999)
  4. Sages Comme Des Sauvages: Lailakomo – Largue La Peau (À Brule Pourpoint, 2015)
  5. Clocked Out: Glassy Matter – Time Crystals (Innova, 2015)
  6. Takfarinas: Aârouss – Yal (Tinder, 2000)
  7. The Helio Sequence: Let it Fall Apart – Love & Distance (SubPop, 2004)
  8. Tommy Castro & the Painkillers: Two Hearts – Method To My Madness (Alligator, 2015)
  9. John Scofield: Enjoy the Future! – Past Present (2015, Impulse!)
  10. Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Rahsaan’s Spirit – Brotherman in the Fatherland (Hyena, 2006)
  11. Moving Panoramas: One – One (Modern Outsider 2015)
  12. Loop 2.4.3: Out To War – Time-Machine_music (Music Starts From Silence, 2015)
  13. Parallel Worlds: Entities – Shade (DiN, 2009)
  14. Silversun Pickups: Nightlight – Better Nature (New Machine, 2015)
  15. Jeff Lynne’s ELO: When I Was A Boy – Alone In The Universe (Big Trilby/Columbia, 2015)
  16. Pet Shop Boys: I Want a Dog – Introspective (Manhattan/EMI, 1988)
  17. David Wax Museum: Guesthouse – Guesthouse (Mark of the Leopard, 2015)
  18. Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan & Party: Allah Hoo Allah Hoo – Devotional Songs (Real World, 1992)
  19. Corduroi: Atlantek – Oceanarium (Raw Paw, 2015)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Bob Shapiro, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Rod Richardson, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 10/4/15

  1. Jon Hassell: Last Night The Moon Came – Last night the moon came dropping its clothes in the street (ECM, 2009)
  2. Nina Simone: Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is a Season) – To Love Somebody (RCA Victor, 1969)
  3. The Glands: I Can See My House From Here – The Glands (Capricorn, 2000)
  4. Acid Mother’s Temple: Blues Pour Bible Noire – Univers Zen Ou De Zéro À Zéro (Fractal, 2002)
  5. Joe Jackson: See No Evil – Fast Forward (Work Song, 2015)
  6. Anna Domino: Blood Makes Noise – Allergy to Consciousness-Evidence One (Ent-t, 2011)
  7. Joe Louis Walker: Gospel Blues – Everybody Wants a Piece (Mascot, 2015)
  8. George Faith: In The Midnight Hour/Ya Ya – Island Presents Reggae Discomixes (Island, 2015)
  9. Blur: Pyongyang – The Magic Whip (Parlophone, 2015)
  10. Shawn Colvin: Baker Street (feat. David Crosby) – Uncovered (Concord, 2015)
  11. Marianne Nowottny &the Sensorium Saxophone Orchestra: Tomorow Never Knows – single (Abaton Book Co., 2015)
  12. Sweet Spirit: If You Wanna – Cokomo (Nine Mile, 2015)
  13. The Jesus + Mary Chain – It’s So Hard (Live) – At the Roundhouse (2015)
  14. Daby Touré: Khone – Amonafi (Cumbancha, 2015)
  15. The Church: Metropolis – Gold Afternoon Fix (Arista, 1990)
  16. Spring Heel Jack: More Stuff No One Saw – Treader (Thirsty Ear, 2000)
  17. In Gowan Ring: Sial At Play – The Serpent and the Dove (Les Disques du 7ème Ciel, 2015)
  18. Edo: Mordre Dans La Pomme – Raw (Ent-t, 2010)
  19. The California Honeydrops: Crazy Girls – A River’s Invitation (Tubtone, 2015)
  20. The Mamas &the Papas: I Saw Her Again – The Mamas &the Papas (Dunhill, 1966)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, KC Ryan, Paul Bercovici, Rod Richardson, Steve di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 9/27/15

  1. Yonatan Gat: North to South – Director (Joyful Noise, 2015)
  2. Julia Holter: Feel You – Have You in My Wilderness (Domino, 2015)
  3. Yacht: L.A. Plays Itself – I Thought The Future Would Be Cooler (Downtown, 2015)
  4. Maddox Brothers: Ugly And Slouchy – single (Columbia, 1957)
  5. Camper Van Beethoven: Summer Days – La Costa Perdida (429 Records / Membran, 2013)
  6. Van Morrison: Old Old Woodstock – Tupelo Honey (Polygram, 1971)
  7. The Handsome Family: All the Time In Airports – Last Days of Wonder (Carrot Top, 2006)
  8. James Taylor: Today Today Today – Before This World (Concord, 2015)
  9. The Legendary Shack Shakers: Down to the Bone – The Southern Surreal (Alternative Tentacles, 2015)
  10. Tara Jane O’Neil: Primer – In Circles (Quarterstick, 2006)
  11. Mort Garson: Three-Five-Zero-Zero – Electronic Hair Pieces (A&M, 1969)
  12. David Bowie: Heroes – Heroes (RCA, 1977)
  13. Beach House: Space Song – Depression Cherry (SubPop, 2015)
  14. Janis Martin: My Boy Elvis – single (RCA Victor, 1956)
  15. Severed Heads: That That Revolves – Clifford Darling Please Don’t Live In The Past (INK, 1985)
  16. Darlene Love: Forbidden Nights – Introducing Darlene Love (Columbia, 2015)
  17. Yney: Generating Of The Universe – Micro Macro (Electroshock, 2010)
  18. Talking Heads: Cities – Fear Of Music (Sire 1979)
  19. George Harrison: My Sweet Lord – All Things Must Pass (Capitol, 1970)
  20. Emily Duff: Walk Of Shame – Go Tell Your Friends (Emily Duff / Mr Mudshow Music, 2015)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Rod Richardson, Scott Thompson, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 9/20/15

  1. Hillary Bratton: Square Moon – Tears On My Pillow but the Rest of the Bed’s OK (Hillary Bratton, 2015)
  2. Laurel Halo: Blue Notion – Remembering Mountains: Unheard Songs by Karen Dalton (Tompkins Square, 2015)
  3. Joseph Arthur: The Ballad of Boogie Christ – The Ballad of Boogie Christ (Lonely Astronaut, 2015)
  4. The Sonics: Strychnine – Here Are the Sonics!!! (Norton, 1965)
  5. Eddie &The Hot Rods: Gloria/Satisfaction – Live at the Marquee (Island, 1976)
  6. The Swingle Singers: Mission Impossible Theme – A Cappella: Best of the Vocal Bands (Primarily A Cappella, 1999)
  7. Manu Delago: Disgustingly Beautiful (feat. Isa Kurz) – Silver Kobalt (Tru Thoughts, 2015)
  8. Helen: Felt This Way – The Original Faces (Kranky, 2015)
  9. The Zombies: Moving On – Still Got That Hunger (The End, 2015)
  10. The Cairo Gang: Ice Fishing – Gone Missing (Drag City, 2015)
  11. Rana Santacruz: Tiliches [Trinkets] – Por Ahi (Chicavasco, 2015)
  12. Cork Gamelan Ensemble: Parabé Sang – The Three Forges (Diatribe, 2015)
  13. Micachu &The Shapes: Relaxing – Good Sad Happy Bad (Rough Trade, 2015)
  14. R. Weis: Surrender Dorothy – Mystery Of The Egg (R. Weis, 1994)
  15. Ace: How Long – Five-A-Side (Anchor, 1974)
  16. Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino: E Chora’ Tu Anemu – Pizzica Indiavolata (Ponderosa, 2012)
  17. Shawn Colvin: Lodi – Uncovered (Fantasy, 2015)
  18. Autamata: Skimming Stones – Short Stories (Lefthand, 2005)
  19. Brinsley Schwarz: Surrender to the Rhythm – Nervous on the Road (United Artists, 1972)
  20. The Kinks: Scattered – Phobia (Columbia, 1993)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Eric Cocks, howard thompson, KC Ryan, Paul Bercovici, Rod Richardson, Steve di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 9/13/15

  1. Rupa & The April Fishes: La Peinture (Strings) – Oval (Electric Gumbo Radio Music, 2015)
  2. Sugar Ray & the Bluetones: Too Many Rules and Regulations – Evening (Severn, 2011)
  3. Bob Forrest: Not Going To Do It Again – Survival Songs (Six Degrees, 2015)
  4. William Schimmel: MicroBela (after B. Bartók) – Theater of the Accordion (Roven, 2015)
  5. Colin Blunstone: Second Avenue – The Ghost Of You and Me (Ennismore, 2009)
  6. Hooton Tennis Club: I’m Not Going Roses Again – Highest Point in Cliff Town (PIAS, 2015)
  7. Todd Rundgren: Healer – Healing (Bearsville, 1981)
  8. The Flying Lizards: Summertime Blues – The Flying Lizards (Virgin, 1979)
  9. Jackie Payne: Back To Normal – I Saw The Blues (Blue Dot, 2015)
  10. Salad Boys: Dream Date – Metalmania (Trouble In Mind, 2015)
  11. 13th Floor Elevators: Scarlet and Gold – Bull of the Woods (International Artists, 1969)
  12. Donovan’s Brain: Wedding Bell Ring – Heirloom Varieties (Career, 2015)
  13. The Monkees: Last Train to Clarksville – The Best of the Monkees (Rhino, 2003)
  14. Ziggy Marley: Love Is My Religion – Love is My Religion (Tuff Gong, 2006)
  15. Charlie Clark & the Majestic 12: The Devil’s Pulpit – single (Manimal, 2015)
  16. Earth Wind & Fire: Can’t Hide Love – Gratitude (Columbia, 1975)
  17. Maya Beiser: Summertime – Uncovered (Innova, 2014)
  18. Gloria Hardeman & Steve Freund: Let Me Down Easy – Set Me Free (Delmark, 2014)
  19. Gary Clark Jr: The Healing – The Story of Sonny Boy Slim (Warner Bros, 2015)
  20. Randy Newman: Sail Away – The Randy Newman Songbook (Nonesuch, 2003)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Bob Shapiro, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, KC Ryan, Paul Bercovici, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Steve di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 9/6/15

  1. Sugarplum Fairies: Pale Vellum Dreams – Sunday, Suddenly (Starfish, 2015)
  2. Dan Deacon: When I Was Done Dying – Gliss Riffer (Domino, 2015)
  3. Joe Henderson: ’Round Midnight – In Japan (Milestone, 1973)
  4. The Batture Boys: The Mighty Flood – single (Batture Boys, 2015)
  5. Spring Heel Jack: Chorale – Masses (Thirsty Ear, 2001)
  6. Dan Baird & Homemade Sin: Don’t Be Wastin’ My Time – Get Loud! (Jerkin’ Crocus, 2015)
  7. Kurt Vile: Pretty Pimpin – B’lieve I’m Goin Down… (Matador, 2015)
  8. Ballaké Sissoko & Vincent Segal: Super Étoile – Musique de Nuit (Six Degrees, 2015)
  9. The Arcs: Stay In My Corner – Yours, Dreamily, (Nonesuch, 2015)
  10. Friends, Lovers & Family: Dark Fader – Avantgardism: Drum ’N’ Bass (Law & Auder, 1996)
  11. Buke & Gase: Your Face Left Before You – Riposte (Brassland, 2010)
  12. Autamata: Skimming Stones – Short Stories (Lefthand, 2005)
  13. Pronto: Don’t Pick Me Up – Pronto (Slovenly, 2105)
  14. Candice Hoyes: Far Away Star – On a Turquoise Cloud (UOJ, 2015)
  15. Techung: Snow Lion of Peace – Songs from Tibet (ARC Music, 2006)
  16. La Luz: Easy Baby – Damp Face (Burger, 2013)
  17. Eddie Cotton: Filling Me With Pleasure – One at a Time (DeChamp, 2015)
  18. Beach House: Sparks – Depression Cherry (Subpop, 2015)
  19. William Onyeabor: Good Name – World Psychedelic Classics 5: Who is William Onyeabor? (Luaka Bop, 2013)
  20. Christopher Yohmei Blasdel & Sasha Bogdanowitsch: Unity – Striking Light, Striking Dark (Ears Wide Open, 2015)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, David Golden, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 8/30/15

  1. Robyn & La Bagatelle Magique: Love is Free (feat. Maluca) – Love is Free (Konichiwa, 2015)
  2. Yo La Tengo: The Ballad of Red Buckets – Stuff Like That There (Matador, 2015)
  3. Kamasi Washington: The Rhythm Changes – The Epic (Brainfeeder, 2015)
  4. Vintage Trouble: My Heart Won’t Fall Again – 1 Hopeful Road (Blue Note, 2015)
  5. The Isley Brothers: Fight The Power (Parts 1 & 2) – The Heat is On (Epic, 1975)
  6. Rana Santacruz: Por Ahi – Por Ahi (Chicavasco, 2015)
  7. Betty Davis: Git In There (Record Plant rough mix) – They Say I’m Different (Light in the Attic, 2007)
  8. Vitamin String Quartet: Lawyers, Guns and Money – The String Quartet Tribute to Warren Zevon: Dad, Get Me Out of This! (Vitamin, 2003)
  9. Christian McBride Trio: Sand Dune – Live at the Village Vanguard (Mack Avenue, 2015)
  10. Joanna Newsom: Sapokanikan – Divers (Drag City, 2015)
  11. FFS: The Power Couple – FFS (Domino, 2015)
  12. Peter Wolf Crier: When Did I Decide to Be – Plum Slump (Sneaker Rock, 2015)
  13. Marvin Gaye: A Funky Space Reincarnation – Here, My Dear (Tamla, 1978)
  14. Mason Bates: Stereo Is King – Stereo Is King (Innova, 2014)
  15. Naya: Dhoom Machale Dhoom (Arabic) – Dhoom: 3 (OST) (YRF, 2013)
  16. Pete Malinverni: Detroit: (Still Movin’ and Groovin’) – Emerging Markets (Glass Beach Jazz, 2015)
  17. Holly Golightly: As You Go Down – Slowtown Now! (Damaged Goods, 2015)
  18. Tone-Lōc: Funky Cold Medina – Lōc’ed After Dark (Delicious Vinyl, 1989)
  19. Hauschka: Elizabeth Bay – Abandoned City (Temporary Residence, 2014)
  20. Disparition: Je Me Souviens – Fate (Disparition, 2015)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, howard thompson, Martha Willette Lewis, Rich Kaminsky, Rick Petrone, Rod Richardson, Steve di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 8/23/15

  1. Disparition: Fate – Fate (Disparition, 2015)
  2. Barrence Whitfield and The Savages: The Claw – Under the Savage Sky (Bloodshot, 2015)
  3. Laura Cantrell: All the Girls Are Complicated – No Way There from Here (Thriftshop, 2014)
  4. Anthony Dixon: Book of Faces Blues – Up on the Roof (Baby Pat, 2015)
  5. Two Gallants: My Man Go – We Are Undone (ATO, 2015)
  6. Wadada Leo Smith’s Golden Quartet: Rosa Parks – Tabligh (Cuneiform, 2008)
  7. Money Chicha: Yo No Soy Turku – Rough Guide to Psychedelic Cumbia (World Music Network, 2015)
  8. Dillard & Clark: Out on the Side – The Fantastic Expedition of Dillard & Clark (A&M, 1968)
  9. Pops Staples: Friendship – Don’t Lose This (Anti-, 2015)
  10. Rachel Grimes: The Herald – The Clearing (Temporary Residence, 2015)
  11. Omar Souleyman: Tawwalt El Gheba – Bahdeni Nami (Monkeytown, 2015)
  12. Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young: Wooden Ships – Woodstock (Cotillion, 1970)
  13. Steve Coleman & Five Elements: Multiplicity of Approaches (The Afrikan Way Of Knowing) – Def Trance Beat (Modalities Of Rhythm) (Novus, 1995)
  14. Kasey Chambers: Heaven Or Hell – Bittersweet (Sugar Hill, 2015)
  15. The Jimi Hendrix Experience: Castles Made of Sand – Axis Bold As Love (Reprise, 1967)
  16. Ginger Johnson & His African Messengers: I Jool Omo – African Party (Masquerade, 1967)
  17. Nation Beat: Canto da Ema/All On a Mardi Gras Day (feat. Cha Wa) – Carnival Caravan (Nation Beat, 2015)
  18. David Byrne: In The Future – The Knee Plays (ECM, 1985)
  19. The Psychedelic Furs: Pulse – The Psychedelic Furs (Columbia, 1980)
  20. Fernando: Burned Out Love – Leave The Radio On (Fluff and Gravy, 2015)

This week’s chart data supplied by: David Golden, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, Paul Bercovici, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Steve di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 8/16/15

  1. David Bowie: Sound and Vision – Low (RCA Victor, 1977)
  2. Dee Dee Bridgewater: Treme Song/Do Whatcha Wanna – Dee Dee’s Feathers (Okeh, 2015)
  3. Sugaray Rayford: Stuck For a Buck – Dangerous (Delta Groove, 2013)
  4. Gospel Machine: Them Young Girl Blues – Your Holy Ghost (Gospel Machine)
  5. Khiyo: Akashta Kanpchhilo Kyan? – Khiyo (ARC, 2015)
  6. Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas: Deceptacon – single (Instant, 2015)
  7. Hibou: Dissolve – Hibou (Barsuk)
  8. Joseph Arthur: Pluto – single (Lonely Astronaut, 2015)
  9. Buika: Vivir Sin Miedo – Vivir Sin Miedo (Warner [Spain], 2015)
  10. Kronos Quartet: One Earth, One People, One Love – Sunrise of the Planetary Dream Collector: Music of Terry Riley (Nonesuch, 2015)
  11. Thomas Mapfumo: Nyoka Musango – Lion Songs: Essential Tracks in the Making of Zimbabwe (Thomas Mapfumo, 2015)
  12. Johnnie Johnson: Tanqueray – Johnnie B. Bad (Nonesuch/American Explorer Series, 1991)
  13. Buddy Guy: Back Up Mama – Born to Play Guitar (Silvertone/RCA, 2015)
  14. Wet Nurse: Decay Away – So It Goes (Recess, 2015)
  15. Joanna Newsom: Sapokanikan – Divers (Drag City, 2015)
  16. Axel Krygier: Marinerito – Hombre de Piedra (Crammed, 2015)
  17. Mary Gauthier: I Drink – Live at Blue Rock (In The Black, 2013)
  18. Kiran Ahluwalia: Lament – Sanata: Stillness (Kiran Music, 2014)
  19. Yacht: I Thought the Future Would be Cooler – I Thought the Future Would be Cooler (Downtown, 2015)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Kevin Gallagher, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 8/9/15

  1. Buddy Guy: Wear You Out (feat. Billy Gibbons) – Born to Play Guitar (Silvertone, 2015)
  2. Mohammed Ali Te’djo & Said Hassan: Naghma Jabali wa Binafashé – Kurdish Music (Smithsonian/Folkways, 2014)
  3. Porcupine Tree: Trains – In Absentia (Lava, 2002)
  4. Kronos Quartet: Sunrise of the Planetary Dream Collector – Sunrise of the Planetary Dream Collector: Music of Terrry Riley (Nonesuch, 2015)
  5. Patti Smith: Everybody Wants to Rule the World – Twelve (Columbia, 2007)
  6. Omar Souleyman: Leil El Bareh – Bahdeni Nami (Monkeytown, 2015)
  7. Chinbat Bassankhuu: Sunrise – The Art of the Mongolian Yatga (ARC Music, 2014)
  8. Ketty Lester: Love Letters – Love Letters (Era, 1962)
  9. Veruca Salt: Prince of Wales – Ghost Notes (Are You There God Its Me, 2015)
  10. Gary Lucas: The Mensch In The Moon – Busy Being Born (TZADIK, 1998)
  11. Small Feet: Rivers – From Far Enough Away Everything Sounds Like the Ocean (Barsuk, 2015)
  12. Watkins Family Hour: Early Morning Rain – Watkins Family Hour (Family Hour, 2015)
  13. The Staves: Let Me Down – If I Was (Nonesuch, 2015)
  14. Sun Airway: Your Moon – Nocturne of Exploded Crystal Chandelier (Dead Oceans, 2010)
  15. The Mynabirds: Wildfire – Lovers Know (Saddle Creek, 2015)
  16. Johnny Otis & His Orchestra: Willie & the Hand Jive – Midnight at the Barrelhouse: The Johnny Otis Story Vol. 1 1945-57 (Ace, 2011)
  17. Laurent Garnier: The Rise & the Fall of the Donkey Dog – La Home Box (Basic Groove, 2015)
  18. Kitty, Daisy & Lewis: Turkish Delight – The Third (Sunday Best, 2015)
  19. Crescent City Gold: Hang Tough – The Ultimate Session (Windham Hill, 1994)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Del ‘In Transition’, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, Rod Richardson, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 8/2/15

  1. Kamasi Washington: Re Run Home – The Epic (Brainfeeder, 2015)
  2. William Schimmel: Der Rosenkavalier – Theater of the Accordion (Roven, 2015)
  3. The Crusaders: Sweet n’ Sour – Free as the Wind (Blue Thumb, 1977)
  4. Rick Vito: Pretty Women – Mojo On My Side (Delta Groove, 2015)
  5. Mohammad Hussein & Dost Mohammad: Atan (Nomad Dance) – Inside Afghanistan (ARC Music, 2014)
  6. Chris Stapleton: Traveller – Traveller (Mercury 2015)
  7. Amy Helm: Didn’t It Rain – Didn’t It Rain (eOne, 2015)
  8. Mandy Patinkin: Holiday For Strings – Kidults (Nonesuch, 2001)
  9. Gwenno: Amser – Y Dydd Olaf (Heavenly, 2015)
  10. Jackson Scott: Pacify – Sunshine Redux (Bloodmoss, 2015)
  11. The Revivalists: Gold to Glass – Men Amongst Mountains (Wind-up, 2015)
  12. Saung U Ba Than: The Lady Who Loves Variety Shows – The Myanmar Xylophone (Yinmar, 2003)
  13. The Beatles: Golden Slumbers/Carry That Weight/The End – Abbey Road (Apple, 1969)
  14. Kool Stuff Katie: Hard Girl To Know – PDX Pop Now! 2015 (PDX Pop Now!, 2015)
  15. Mike Batt and Friends: Imbecile – Tarot Suite (Epic, 1979)
  16. Benjamin Clementine: London – At Least For Now (Behind, 2015)
  17. The Drifters: Suddenly There’s a Valley – Greatest Hits (Atlantic, 1960)
  18. Mimi and Richard Farina: House Un-American Blues Activity Dream – Mimi and Richard Farina: The Complete Vanguard Recordings (Vanguard, 2001)
  19. Jackson Scott: Pacify – Sunshine Redux (Bloodmoss, 2015)
  20. Harold Mabern: Fools Rush In (feat. Norah Jones) – Afro Blue (Smoke Sessions, 2015)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Bob Shapiro, David Golden, Del ‘In Transition’, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, KC Ryan, Paul Bercovici, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Scott Thompson, Steve di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

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)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Annette Szczesiul, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, Justin Shay, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Scott Thompson, Valerie Richardson