Probe is Turning-on the People!



Annals of Probe

session 520 -- Dates Of Our Lives Jan. 24 '14  
artist: title notes file size
hosted at WFMU's Rock & Soul Ichiban
177.2
session 519 -- patterific! Jan. 19 '15  
artist: title notes file size
1. Dave Frishberg: Van Lingle Mungo
2. Dave Van Ronk: Garden State Stomp
1. CTI, 1970; wr. Dave Frishberg; pr. David Rosner & Margo Guryan (for Daramus, Inc.)
2. from LP Going Back To Brooklyn (Reckless, 1985); wr. Dave Van Ronk
4.1
4.8
session 518 -- songs for Guy Jan. 17 '15  
artist: title notes file size
1. Pat & The Wildcats: Green Tomatoes
2. Pat & The Wildcats: The Giggler
3. Scott Engel with Count Dracula & The Boys: Good For Nothin'
4. Scott Engel with Count Dracula & The Boys: The Livin' End
5. Jerry Lee Lewis: I Can Still Hear The Music In The Restroom
6. Planned Obsolescense: Exit Sticky Icky
7. Planned Obsolescense: Still In Love With You Baby
8. Quinn Golden: Ketchup On My Pants
9. The April Fools: Things Go Better With You
10. The Chocolate Tunnel: Ostrich People
11. The Chocolate Tunnel: The Highly Successful Young Rupert White
12. Randy Fuller: Revelation
13. The Creatures: Letters Of Love
14. The Creatures: Stop Your Sobbin'
15. The Innovation: Your Time's Gonna Come
16. The Motivators: Ode To Loneliness
17. The Sherwoods: Black Out

DOWNLOAD

1-2. Crusader, 1964; wr. P. Vegas & L. Vegas
3. Orbit, 1958; wr. Randy Sparks
4. Orbit, 1958; wr. Rod McKuen & Hank Mancini
5. Mercury, 1975; wr. Tom T. Hall; pr. Jerry Kennedy
6-7. Jet Set (Santa Barbara CA), 1967; group name sic
8. from CD On Q (Ecko, 2002)
9. MGM, 1988; wr. S. Thompson & W. Thompson; pr. Wayne Carson
10-11. Era, 1967; arr. & pr. Gary Paxton
12. Showtown, 1969; wr. R. Fuller & J. Daniels; pr. Bob Keene
13. Jet Set (Wash. DC), 1965; wr. Christie & Phillips; pr. Alfred Wade & Dimitri Villard
14. Jet Set (Wash. DC), 1965; wr. R. Davis [sic]; pr. Dimitri Villard
15. Amy, 1968; wr. & pr. Ellie Greenwich
16. Coronado (El Paso TX), 1968; wr. Doyle Young; pr. Charlie Russell
17. Exeter (El Paso TX), 1964; wr. K. Smith & B. Taylor
58.5
session 517 -- "Everybody Knows" versions Jan. 13 '15  
artist: title notes file size
1. The Lost
2. The Bagatelle
3. Willie Alexander & The Boom Boom Band
4. The Lost (demo)

DOWNLOAD

1. Capitol, 1965 (orig. unrel.); pr. Marv Holtzman
2. from LP 11 P.M. Saturday (ABC, 1968); "A Rasputin Prod."
3. from LP Willie Alexander & The Boom Boom Band (MCA, 1978); pr. Craig Leon
4. 1965, orig. unrel.

wr. Willie Alexander

YouTube bonus::
2013 version (live in Cambridge MA)

14.9
session 516 -- The Boodie Green Dec. 31 '14  
artist: title notes file size
1. Tiny Bradshaw & The Trio with Orch.: Boodie Green
2. The Treniers: Boodie Green
3. Bobby Marchan: Booty Green
4. Sonny Forrest: Madame Bootie Green
5. Andy Rose: The Bootie Green
6. The Clovers: The Bootie Green
7. The Playboys: Booty Green
8. Roy Hargrove: Blues for Booty Green's

DOWNLOAD

1. King, 1950; wr. Bradshaw, Bernard, Lawrence & Rogers
2. Epic, 1956; wr. Bradshaw, Bernard, F. Lawrence & S. Rodgers; orch. dir. Gene Gilbeaux
3. Fire, 1960; wr. B. Marchan; pr. Bobby Robinson
4. Red Top, 1960
5. Coral, 1961; wr. Laura Adams & Tony Middleton; orch. dir. Dick Jacobs
6. Atlantic, 1961; wr. Adams & Middleton
8. from LP The Vibe (Novus/BMG, 1992); Jack McDuff, org
33.2
session 515 -- Scalping Party Dec. 26 '14  
artist: title notes file size
hosted at WFMU's Rock & Soul Ichiban
90.6
session 514 -- Worst Juvenile Delinquent Record Ever Made Dec. 15 '14  
artist: title notes file size
Mike Minor: Rumble In The Night Dot, 1963
wr. J. Mykietyn & J. Grant
arr. & cond. Milt Rogers
pr. Randy Wood & Donn Trenner
3.2
session 513 -- bird droppings Dec. 7 '14  
artist: title notes file size
1. Russell & Robert Hofmeister*: Complete Crow Calling Record (pt. 1)
2. George Wright (Wurlitzer Pipe Organ): Quiet Village
3. Dore Alpert: Tell It To The Birds
4. The Gurus: They All Got Carried Away
5. Oscar Quam: Crow Calling Instructions
6. The Mynah Birds: The Mynah Bird Hop
7. Cactus Pryor & His Pricklypears: Cry Of The Dying Duck In A Thunderstorm
8. Russell & Robert Hofmeister*: Complete Crow Calling Record (pt. 2)

DOWNLOAD

1. Herter's (Waseca MN), 1947; rec. Rex Kastner; *"world's greatest crow callers"
2. Orbit, 1956; wr. Les Baxter; "bird sound is the real thing"
3. Carnival/Dot, 1962; wr. Herb Alpert; pr. Almo Prod's.
4. 1967, orig. unrel.; from LP The Gurus Are Hear! (Sundazed); wr. Gordon & Bonner
6. Columbia (Can.), 1965; wr. B. Kerr
7. Four Star, 1950; wr. Barbara Rongo & Cactus Pryor
8. Herter's (Waseca MN), 1947; rec. Ewald Schacht
29.9
session 512 -- who needs enemies? Dec. 2 '14  
artist: title notes file size
By His Friend J.D. Sumner: Elvis Has Left The Building QCA (Cinci. OH), 1977
wr. J.D. Sumner
6.9
session 511 -- Lolita, My Love Nov. 30 '14  
artist: title notes file size
selected songs from failed musical version of Lolita:

1. John Barry: Lolita
2. Shirley Bassey: Going Going Gone
3. Robert Goulet: In The Broken Promise Land Of Fifteen
4. unknown male: Dante, Petrarch And Poe
5. unknown female: How Far Is It To The Next Town?
6. unknown male: Lolita

DOWNLOAD

1. from LP Play It Again (Themes From Stage, Screen And Television) (Polydor (UK), 1974); arr., cond. & pr. John Barry
2. from LP Never Never Never (U.A. (UK), 1973); arr., cond. & pr. Johnny Harris; character: Quilty
3. Merlin (MGM subsid.), 1971; arr. & cond. Ernie Freeman; pr. Ernie Altschuler; character: Humbert
4. orig. unrel., c.1971; character: Quilty
5. orig. unrel., c.1971; character: Lolita
6. orig. unrel., c.1971; character: Humbert

wr. John Barry & Alan Jay Lerner

more info: 1 2 3

27.4
session 510 -- it happens to the best of us Nov. 18 '14  
artist: title notes file size
Rex Stewart & His Orch.: B.O. Blues Merc., 1946
voc Wilson Myers
3.8
session 509 -- Mad Jak Otruba LP Nov. 11 '14  
artist: title notes file size
1. The Break Of Day
2. House Of The Rising Mouse
3. Sick To My Stomach Blues
4. Suck Me
5. Sado-Masochistic Woman
6. Try To Remember*
7. The Boogie Man
8. Termites
9. Diana (wr. Paul Anka)
10. Try To Rev-member
11. Little Queenie (wr. Chuck Berry)
12. Carol (wr. Chuck Berry)
13. Big Fat Car
14. Gonna Slice You Baby

*offensiveness alert

DOWNLOAD

Red Dynamite (Ger.), 1986
MJO from NYC area

courtesy TA

61.7
session 508 deleted (incorp. into session 518)
session 507 -- Night Of The Vampire Oct. 31 '14  
artist: title notes file size
hosted at WFMU's Rock & Soul Ichiban
122.9
session 506 -- If You Have Ghosts Oct. 30 '14  
artist: title notes file size
hosted at WFMU's Rock & Soul Ichiban
117.1
session 505 -- Dogg bless Oct. 14 '14  
artist: title notes file size
1. Arthur Conley: God Bless
2. Wolfmoon: God Bless
3. Dexter Redding: God Bless

DOWNLOAD

1. Atco, 1970; pr. Johnny Sandlin; strings arr. Eddie Hinton
2. Fungus, 1973; wr. & arr. Jerry Williams, Jr.
3. Capricorn, 1973; pr. Paul Hornsby

wr. Jerry Williams, Jr.

13.2
session 504 -- Worst Skyjack-Chic Record Ever Made Oct. 9 '14  
artist: title notes file size
The Village Sound: Hey Jack (Don't Hijack My Plane) Hip, 1969
wr. Cecil O'Daniel & John Scott
pr. Steve Cropper & Sy Rosenberg
courtesy Stills
3.6
session 503 -- how? Oct. 3 '14  
artist: title notes file size
Dal Williams: What Is An Injun? W.B., 1959
wr. Williams & Stuart
3.5
session 502 -- the audacity of Mope Sept. 29 '14  
artist: title notes file size
1. The Bosstones: Moptity-Mope
2. The Dovells: Mope-Itty Mope Stomp
3. The Playboys: Mope De Mope
4. Tony Visconti: Mope-Itty Mope Stomp

DOWNLOAD

1. Boss, 1959; wr. The Bosstones & W. Chatman
2. Parkway, 1962; wr. Bosstones & W. Chatman
3. Legato, 1963; wr. Gene Redd
4. Mercury (UK), 1977; wr. Bosstones & W. Chatman; pr. & eng. Tony Visconti
12.3
session 501 -- Weirdest Record Ever Made (this week's version) Sept. 28 '14  
artist: title notes file size
Hoyt Axton: Double Double Dare Vee Jay, 1964
wr. H. Axton
courtesy Stills
3.4


Annals of Probe