Saturday, October 25, 2014

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Hello, "Lost and Found" listeners! We are no longer posting our playlists regularly on this blog, but most of us are now posting them on WMBR's "Track Blaster" playlist site, now used by most DJ's at WMBR.

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Thanks very much for listening!

Eli Polonsky -
Tuesday host

Friday, June 20, 2014

June 20, 2014, Playlist with Host Alex McNeil

Siblings Who (usually) Recorded Separately:

  1. Pat Boone - Beach Girl (CD, 1964)
  2. Nick Todd (Pat's younger brother) - At the Hop (CD, 1958)
  3. Dorsey Burnette - Great Shakin' Fever (CD, 1961)
  4. Johnny Burnette - I've Got a Lot Of Things to Do (CD, 1961)
  5. Jimmy Clanton - Go Jimmy Go (CD, 1960)
  6. Ike Clanton - Sugar Plum (CD, 1962)
  7. Little Willie John - Heartbreak (It's Hurting Me) (CD, 1960)
  8. Mable John - Your Good Thing (Is About to End) (CD, 1966)
  9. Art Neville - All These Things (LP, 1962)
  10. Aaron Neville - Waiting at the Station (LP, 1962)
  11. Little Eva - Keep Your Hands Off My Baby (CD, 1962)
  12. Idalia Boyd (Little Eva's sister) - Hula Hoppin' (CD, 1962)
  13. Erma Franklin - Gotta Find Me a Lover (45, 1969)
  14. Carolyn Franklin - All I Want to Be Is Your Lover (45, 1970)
  15. Aretha Franklin - Angel (CD, 1973)
  16. Johnny Cash - I Still Miss Someone (LP, 1959)
  17. Tommy Cash - Rise and Shine (45, 1971)
  18. Joan Baez - You Ain't Goin' Nowhere (CD, 1967)
  19. Mimi Farina (Joan Baez's sister) - Mary Call (LP, 1985)
  20. Dionne Warwick - Alfie (CD, 1967)
  21. Dee Dee Warwick - Alfie (LP, 1967)
  22. Jerry Butler - Make It Easy on Yourself (CD, 1962)
  23. Billy Butler - You're Gonna Be Sorry (CD, 1965)
  24. Sam Cooke - Good News (CD, 1964)
  25. L.C. Cooke - Half a Man (CD, 1968)
  26. James Taylor - Carolina on My Mind (CD, 1976)
  27. Livingston Taylor - Carolina Day (45, 1971)
  28. Alex Taylor - Highway Song (LP, 1971)
  29. Kate Taylor - Be That Way (LP, 1971)
  30. Paul McCartney - Every Night (LP, 1970)
  31. Mike McGear (Paul McCartney's brother) - What Do We Really Know (LP, 1974)
  32. Rita Coolidge - Born Under a Bad Sign (LP, 1971)
  33. Booker T. & Priscilla (Coolidge) - Don't Think Twice, It's All Right (LP, 1972)
  34. Cass Elliot - New World Coming (CD, 1970)
  35. Leah Kunkel (Cass Elliot's sister) - I've Gotta Get a Message to You (LP, 1979)

Friday, June 13, 2014

June 13, 2014, Playlist with Host Alex McNeil

"U" Really Got Me: Artists Whose Names Begin with "U"

  1. Upbeats - Just Like in the Movies (CD, 1958)
  2. Untouchables - Sixty Minute Man (CD, 1960)
  3. Underbeats - I Can't Stand It (CD, 1965)
  4. Undertakers - Unchain My Heart (CD, 1966)
  5. Phil Upchurch Combo - You Can't Sit Down, part 1 (CD, 1961)
  6. Underdogs - Love's Gone Bad (CD, 1967)
  7. Ugly Ducklings - She Ain't No Use to Me (CD)
  8. Unusuals - I'm Walkin' Babe (CD, 1965)
  9. Ultimate Image - It's a Hard Life (CD, 1966)
  10. The Underground - Can't Get It into My Head (CD, 1969)
  11. Ugly's - A Good Idea (CD, 1966)
  12. Unit 4 + 2 - Concrete and Clay (CD, 1965)
  13. The Untamed - Gimme Gimme Some Shade (CD, 1966)
  14. U.K. Baby - Heartbreaker (45, 1969)
  15. Underground Sunshine - Birthday (45, 1969)
  16. United Fruit Co. - On the Good Ship Lollipop (CD, 1967)
  17. Union Express - Taking the Road to Freedom (CD, 1972)
  18. Uncle Sound - Beverly Hills (CD, 1968)
  19. Piero Umiliani - Mah-Na Mah-Na (CD, 1969)
  20. United States of America - The Garden of Earthly Delights (CD, 1968)
  21. Ultimate Spinach - (Just Like) Romeo and Juliet (LP, 1968)
  22. Unrelated Segments - Where You Wanna Go (CD)
  23. Underbeat - Darkness (CD)
  24. Unifics - Harper Valley P.T.A. (CD, 1969)
  25. Undisputed Truth - Smiling Faces Sometimes (45, 1971)
  26. Universal Jubileers - Childhood Days (CD, 1973)
  27. Universal Tabernacle Choir - Bridge Over Troubled Water (45, 1970)
  28. Universals - New Generation (CD, 1970)
  29. Uniques - Not Too Long Ago (45, 1965)
  30. Unluv'd - An Exception to the Rule (CD, 1967)
  31. Gary Usher - Sacramento (CD, 1964)
  32. Union Gap feat. Gary Puckett - Woman, Woman (CD, 1968)
  33. Unforscene - Little Toy (CD, 1967)
  34. Unknowns - Melody for an Unknown Girl (45, 1966)
  35. Leslie Uggams - One More Sunrise (Morgen) (45, 1959)
  36. Utopias - Sally Bad (CD, 1965)
  37. Uriah Heep - Real Turned On (LP, 1970)
  38. Uncalled For - Do Like Me (CD, 1967)

Saturday, June 07, 2014

June 6, 2014, Playlist with Host Alex McNeil

My guest d.j. today was Josh Boyce, who once again generously pledged for air time during WMBR's 2013 Fundraiser.  Thanks, Josh!

  1. Exciters - Do Wah Diddy (CD)
  2. Donays - Devil in His Heart (CD)
  3. Bob & Earl - Harlem Shuffle (LP)
  4. Larry Williams - She Said Yeah (45)
  5. Doris Troy - Just One Look (CD)
  6. Don Covay - Mercy, Mercy (LP)
  7. Barbara Lewis - Hello Stranger (CD)
  8. Fantastic Johnny C - Boogaloo Down Broadway (LP)
  9. T.S.U. Toronadoes - Getting the Corners (CD)
  10. J.J. Jackson - But It's Alright (LP)
  11. Bar-Kays - Soul Finger (CD)
  12. Sly & the Family Stone - Underdog (CD)
  13. Claudia Lennear - Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky (CD)
  14. Circus Maximus - Lost Sea Shanty (CD)
  15. Shadows of Knight - Potato Chip (LP)
  16. Quicksilver Messenger Service - Who Do You Love (CD)
  17. Buffalo Springfield - Clancy Can't Even Sing (CD)
  18. Love - Alone Again Or (LP)
  19. Kim Fowley - The Trip (LP)
  20. Pretty Things - Rosalyn (CD)
  21. Jeff Beck Group - I Ain't Superstitious (CD)
  22. Small Faces - Tin Soldier (CD)
  23. Yardbirds - The Train Kept a Rollin' (CD)
  24. Who - Run, Run, Run (CD)
  25. Rolling Stones - High and Dry (CD)
  26. Cream - Deserted Cities of the Heart (LP)
  27. Kinks - She's Got Everything (LP)
  28. Beatles - The Night Before (CD)
  29. Peter & Gordon - Lady Godiva (CD)
  30. Manfred Mann - Pretty Flamingo (CD)
  31. Bee Gees - I Can't See Nobody (LP)
  32. Petula Clark - I Know a Place (CD)
  33. Cilla Black - You're My World (CD)
  34. Dusty Springfield - Breakfast in Bed (CD)
  35. Nervous Eaters - Loretta (LP)
  36. Link Wray - Run Chicken Run (CD)

Monday, June 02, 2014

May 30, 2014, Playlist with Host Alex McNeil

Artists I haven't played recently (or, in some cases, at all):

  1. Reflections - Shabby Little Hut (45, 1965)
  2. Cherry People - Feelings (CD, 1969)
  3. Music Explosion - Yes Sir (45, 1968)
  4. Blues Magoos - I Wanna Be There (45, 1967)
  5. Alvin Cash & the Registers - Un-Wind the Twine (45, 1965)
  6. Bobby Byrd - I Know You Got Soul (CD, 1971)
  7. Johnny Adams - Proud Woman (CD, 1970)
  8. Carolyn Franklin - It's True I'm Gonna Miss You (LP, 1969)
  9. Hank Marr - Silver Spoon (45, 1965)
  10. Arbors - Just Let It Happen (45, 1967)
  11. Peanut Butter Conspiracy - I'm a Fool (45, 1968)
  12. Crabby Appleton - Lucy (LP, 1970)
  13. Sunrays - I Look Baby-I Can't See (CD, 1967)
  14. J.J. Barnes - Real Humdinger (CD, 1966)
  15. Elgins - Darling Baby (CD, 1966)
  16. Jimmy Ruffin - What Becomes of the Broken Hearted (LP, 1966)
  17. San Remo Golden Strings - I'm Satisfied (45, 1965)
  18. Caravelles - You Don't Have to Be a Baby to Cry (CD, 1963)
  19. Donna Loren - Dream World (CD, 1963)
  20. Virginia Wolves - Land of a Thousand Dances (LP, 1967)
  21. Patti Drew - Hard to Handle (CD, 1968)
  22. June Conquest - Take Care (CD, 1966)
  23. Lamp Sisters - Woman with the Blues (45, 1968)
  24. Esther Phillips - I Really Don't Want to Know (CD, 1963)
  25. Amen Corner - Gin House Blues (45, 1967)
  26. Coulson, Dean, McGuiness, Flint - Lo and Behold (LP, 1971)
  27. Crispian St. Peters - Changes (CD, 1966)
  28. Ginger Baker Drum Choir - Atunde! (We Are Here) (45, 1971)
  29. Tony Borders - Cheaters Never Win (45, 1968)
  30. Jimmy Delphs - Don't Sign the Paper Baby (45, 1968)
  31. Otis Clay - A Lasting Love (45, 1967)
  32. Arthur Conley - People Sure Act Funny (45, 1968)
  33. Razor's Edge - Let's Call It a Day Girl (45, 1966)
  34. Fapardokly - The Music Scene (CD, 1967)
  35. Ron Nagle - Sister Cora (LP, 1971)
  36. Buzzy Linhart - Time to Go (LP, 1971)
  37. Willie Mitchell - 20-75 (CD, 1964)

Friday, May 23, 2014

May 23, 2014, Playlist with Host Alex McNeil

Week two of my annual In  Memoriam show - remembering musicians from the Lost and Found era who've passed away within the last twelve months:

  1. Little Joe Cook - Give Me All Your Love (CD, 1959)
  2. Edsels - Rama Lama Ding Dong (CD, 1961) (for member Marshall Sewell)
  3. Larry Verne - Mister Livingston (CD, 1960)
  4. Stan Robinson - Boom a Dip Dip (45, 1959)
  5. Eddie Lawrence - The Old Philosopher (45, 1956)
  6. Bobby Gregg - The Jam, part 1 (CD, 1962)
  7. Little Willie Littlefield - K.C. Loving (CD, 1952)
  8. Marvin Rainwater - Gonna Find Me a Bluebird (LP, 1957)
  9. Bob Beckham - Crazy Arms (45, 1960)
  10. Jay & the Americans - She Cried (CD, 1962) (for original lead vocalist Jay Trainor)
  11. Tornadoes - Ridin' the Wind (CD, 1963) (for keyboardist Roger Lavern)
  12. Everly Brothers - Gone Gone Gone (CD, 1964) (for Phil Everly)
  13. Standells - Try It (CD, 1967) (for member Dick Dodd)
  14. Remains - Why Do I Cry (CD, 1965) (for drummer Chip Damiani)
  15. J.J. Cale - After Midnight (LP, 1967)
  16. Chico Hamilton - Got My Mojo Working (LP, 1966)
  17. Unifics - It's a Groovy World (CD, 1969) (for member Al Johnson)
  18. Friends of Distinction - Time Waits for No One (CD, 1970) (for member Jessica Cleaves)
  19. Five Stairsteps & Cubie - We Must Be in Love (CD, 1969) (for "Cubie" Burke)
  20. Deon Jackson - Love Makes the World Go 'Round (LP, 1966)
  21. Yusef Lateef - When a Man Loves a Woman (LP, 1970)
  22. Chad Mitchell Trio - Lizzie Borden (45, 1962) (for member Joe Frazier)
  23. Pete Seeger - The Bells of Rhymney (CD)
  24. Slim Whitman - Blue Bayou (CD, 1984)
  25. Tompall & the Glaser Brothers - California Girl (and the Tennessee Square) (for Tompall Glaser and for writer Cowboy Jack Clement)
  26. Climax Blues Band - Country Hat (LP, 1976) (for guitarist Pete Haycock)
  27. Frummox - Song for Stephen Stills (LP, 1969) (for member Steven Fromholz)
  28. Jerry Corbitt - Country Boy Blues (LP, 1971)
  29. Jesse Winchester - Quiet About It (LP, 1971)
  30. Blues Image - Gas Lamps and Clay (LP, 1970)
  31. Association - Time for Livin' (CD, 1968)
  32. Monks (5 Torquays) - Boys Are Boys (CD, 1965) (for member Gary Burger)
  33. Stooges - I Wanna Be Your Dog (CD, 1969) (for drummer Scott Asheton)
  34. Mothers of Invention - Call Any Vegetable (CD, 1967) (for drummer Billy Mundi)
  35. Lou Reed - Perfect Day (LP, 1973)
  36. Jerry Vale - Old Cape Cod (CD, 1963)

Friday, May 16, 2014

May 16, 2014, Playlist with Host Alex McNeil

Week One of my annual "In Memoriam" show: remembering musicians from the Lost and Found era who've passed away within the past year:

  1. Lewis Lymon & the Teenchords - I'm So Happy (CD, 1957)
  2. Rusty York - Sugaree (CD, 1959)
  3. Marcels - Summertime (LP, 1961) [for lead singer Nini Harp]
  4. Fireflies - You Were Mine (CD, 1959) [for writer & group member Paul Giacalone]
  5. Fendermen - Mule Skinner Blues (LP, 1960) [for member Jim Sundquist]
  6. Bobbettes - Have Mercy Baby (CD, 1960) [for member Reather Dixon Turner]
  7. Maureen Gray - Dancin' the Strand (CD, 1962)
  8. Darlettes - Lost (CD, 1965) [for member Dianne Christian]
  9. Sweet Inspirations - This World (45, 1970) [for member Margaret Ann Williams]
  10. Shadows of Knight - Bad Little Woman (CD, 1966) [for guitarist Joe Kelley]
  11. Nightcrawlers - A Basket of Flowers (45, 1967) [for drummer Tommy Ruger]
  12. Ohio Express - Had to Be Me (CD, 1966) [for guitarist Doug Grassel]
  13. Peppermint Trolley Company - Little Miss Sunshine (CD, 1967) [for guitarist Patrick McClure]
  14. Duffy Power - Little Boy Blue (CD, 1965)
  15. Noel Harrison - Suzanne (LP, 1967)
  16. David Garrick - Lady Jane (CD, 1966)
  17. Jackie Lomax - Sour Milk Sea (45, 1968)
  18. Deviants - Charlie (LP, 1968) [for member Mick Farren]
  19. Caravan - Hoedown (CD, 1973) [for drummer Richard Coughlan]
  20. Searchers - Hearts in Her Eyes (LP, 1979) [for drummer Billy Adamson]
  21. Bobby Parker - Watch Your Step (CD, 1961)
  22. Rex Garvin - Sock It to 'em, J.B. (CD, 1966)
  23. Mighty Hannibal - Get in the Groove (CD, 1968)
  24. Mary Love - Lay This Burden Down (CD, 1966)
  25. Bobby Bland - Yield Not to Temptation (CD, 1962)
  26. Billy Lee Riley - Red Hot (CD, 1957) [for Sun studio guitarist Roland Janes]
  27. Clyde Stacy - So Young (CD, 1957)
  28. Cal Smith - It Takes Me All Night Long (LP, 1969)
  29. Ray Price - For the Good Times (CD, 1971)
  30. Cream - Tales of Brave Ulysses (CD, BBC, 1967) [for cowriter Martin Sharp]
  31. Vanity Fare - Hitchin' a Ride (CD, 1970) [for cowriter Peter Callendar]
  32. "Nobody Doesn't Like Sara Lee" jingle (CD) [for cowriter Mitch Leigh]
  33. Tony Bennett - The Good Life (LP, 1963) [for cowriter Jack Reardon]
  34. Eydie Gorme - Life Is But a Moment (45, 1968)
  35. Gloria Lynne - The Jazz in You (LP, 1961)
  36. Sheila MacRae - San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Some Flowers in Your Hair) (LP, 1967)
  37. Johnny Smith - Walk Don't Run (CD, 1954)