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Gramophoney Baloney – Trinidadian Recordings 1914-1950

August 5, 2012
9:52 pm

All music from Trinidad during this morning’s show, recorded 1914-1950, then immediately afterward, off to the Radio Valencia Sunday Streets remote broadcast on Valencia Street for a fantaastic bonus Gramophoney Baloney outdoor DJ set (also included in the attached podcast, right after Miss Deena‘s set)! Aaaw…yeah!

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PLAYLISTS: 

9:00-11:00am Trinidadian Recordings 1914-1950:

  • “Creole Love Call”(excerpt) by Duke Ellington & His Orchestra (feat. Adelaide Hall, vocal) from “Cotton Club Stomp – 1927-1931”
  • “Mannie Dookie” by The Tiger accompanied by Gerald Clark & His Caribbean Serenaders from “Roosevelt in Trinidad  – Calypsos of Events, Places and Personalities – 1933-1939”
  • “Si-O-No-Valse” by Gerald Clark & His Caribbean Serenaders from “Calypso Carnival – 1936-1941”
  • “Bandsman Shooting Case” by Wilmoth Houdini from “Poor But Ambitious – Calypso Classics from Trinidad – Historic Recordings 1928-1940”
  • “John Gilman Want Tobacco – Carnival (Yankee Minstrel)” by Victoria Philip & Dixon (Ebenezer) Philip from “Peter Was a Fisherman – The 1939 Trinidad Field Recordings of Melville and Frances Herskovits, Vol. I”
  • “Bargee Pelauri” by The Lion accompanied by Gerald Clark & His Caribbean Serenaders from “Calypsos From Trinidad – Politics, Intrigue and Violence in the 1930s”
  • “Money Is King” by The Tiger accompanied by Gerald Clark & His Caribbean Serenaders from “Calypsos From Trinidad – Politics, Intrigue and Violence in the 1930s”
  • “Poppy Day” by Lord Executor accompanied by The Cyril Monrose Orchestra from “Calypsos From Trinidad – Politics, Intrigue and Violence in the 1930s”
  • “Honey I’m Bound To Go” by Wilmoth Houdini accompanied by Gerald Clark’s Night Owls, from “Poor But Ambitious – Calypso Classics from Trinidad – Historic Recordings 1928-1940”
  • “Trinidad Carnival Songs” by Monrose String Orchestra from “Trinidad – 1912-1941”
  • “Suzi-Qu” by The Lion with George Mutoo & His Demerara Orchestra from “Trinidad – 1912-1941”
  • “Caracas (waltz)” by Lionel Belasco’s Orchestra from  “Goodnight Ladies and Gents: The Creole Music of Lionel Belasco”
  • “You Know One Joseph Keeba (Quadrille)” by Margaret Wright from “Peter Was a Fisherman – The 1939 Trinidad Field Recordings of Melville and Frances Herskovits, Vol. I”
  • “Four Mills Brothers” by The Lion accompanied by Gerald Clark & His Caribbean Serenaders from “Roosevelt in Trinidad  – Calypsos of Events, Places and Personalities – 1933-1939”
  • “The Rumba Dance” by The Lion accompanied by Gerald Clark & His Caribbean Serenaders from “Trinidad – 1912-1941”
  • “Sweet Like A Honey Bee” by Wilmoth Houdini accompanied by Gerald Clark’s Iere String Band, from “Poor But Ambitious – Calypso Classics from Trinidad – Historic Recordings 1928-1940”
  • “Tres Bemoles-Valse” by The Cyril Monorse String Orchestra from “Calypso Carnival – 1936-1941”
  • “Try A Screw To Get Through” by The Tiger accompanied by Gerald Clark & His Caribbean Serenaders from “Calypsos From Trinidad – Politics, Intrigue and Violence in the 1930s”
  • “(Intro feat. Alan Lomax) Man Smart, Woman Smarter” by Macbeth The Great, Duke of Iron & Lord Invader with The Gerald Clark Band from  “Calypso At Midnight! – The Live Midnight Special Concert – Town Hall, New York City 1946”
  • “Donnie Willie (reel/quadrille)” by Marie Saunders from “Peter Was a Fisherman – The 1939 Trinidad Field Recordings of Melville and Frances Herskovits, Vol. I”
  • “Recuerdos Del Pasado (Venezuelan Waltz)” by Sam Manning’s Rhythm Boys from “Trinidad – 1912-1941”
  • “Introduction Of Steelbandsmen – Last Train To San Fernando” by Woodbrook Invaders Steel Orchestra from “Calypso Calaloo – Early Carnival Music in Trinidad”
  • “Anything For Love” by Harmony Kings Orchestra from “Calypso Carnival – 1936-1941”
  • “A Night In Central Park” by Sir Lancelot accompanied by Gerald Clark & His Caribbean Serenaders from “Trinidad Is Changing”
  • “Panama Paseo” by Band Belasco from “Goodnight Ladies and Gents: The Creole Music of Lionel Belasco”
  • “(Intro feat. Alan Lomax) Calypso War” by Macbeth The Great, Duke of Iron & Lord Invader with The Gerald Clark Band from  “Calypso After Midnight! – The Live Midnight Special Concert – Town Hall, New York City 1946”
  • “West Indian Sugar Crop” by Wilmoth Houdini from “Poor But Ambitious – Calypso Classics from Trinidad – Historic Recordings 1928-1940”
  • “Invocation (Shango)” by Andrew Beddoe from “Peter Was a Fisherman – The 1939 Trinidad Field Recordings of Melville and Frances Herskovits, Vol. I”
  • “Goodnight Ladies and Gents” by (Wilmoth) Houdini & Belasco Orchestra from “Goodnight Ladies and Gents: The Creole Music of Lionel Belasco”
  • “John O’Carr” by King Radio from “Calypso Carnival – 1936-1941”
  • “The Cooks In Trinidad” by Wilmoth Houdini from “Poor But Ambitious – Calypso Classics from Trinidad – Historic Recordings 1928-1940”
  • “Amazon (waltz)”-by Lionel Belasco And His Orchestra from “Calypso Carnival – 1936-1941”

11:00-11:30am Miss Deena‘s set from Sunday Streets remote broadcast live from Valencia Street

11:30-12:00pm D.J. McSchmormac’s set from Sunday Streets remote broadcast live from Valencia Street:

  • “Mediana in re maggiore” by Efisio Melis from “Patchwork Europe – Early Recordings 1911-1954”
  • “Semnal vocal: Hăulit” by unknown singer from “Village Music from Romania – Oltenia”
  • “Hoogie Boogie” by John Lee Hooker from “The Classic Early Years 1948 – 1951”
  • “Been” by R. Singh Bikhul from “The Secret Museum of Mankind, Vol. 4 – Ethnic Music Classics: 1925-48”
  • “Dame Un Cachito Pa’Huele” by Arsenio Rodríguez y su conjunto from “Montuneando – 1946-1950”
  • “Pachuca” by Pérez Prado from “¡Primal!“
  • “Solido Joaquín (Guaracha)” by Dacita & Her Orchestra from “Pachuco Boogie”
  • “Banjoreno” by The Original Dixieland Jug Blowers from “Ruckus Juice & Chitlins – The Great Jug Bands – Classic Recordings of the 1920′s and 30′s – Vol. 1″
  • “Hawaiian Cowboy” by Sol K.Bright from “Hawaiian Hula Blues – Acoustic Steel Guitar Masperpieces 1927/8”

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