Paula's Picks playlist for 02/04/2010
|Miriam Makeba & Leleti Khumalo||Thank You Mama||Sarafina! The Sound Of Freedom: Music From The Motion Picture||Qwest/WEA|
|I Am Jen||What It Means (to be Human)||The Broken EP||Independent||www.iamjen.com|
|Anita O'Day||Memories of You||Anita O'Day 1945 - 1950||Classics Records|
|Louis Armstrong||Black and Blue||Louis Armstrong 1946 - 1947||Classics Records|
|Lena Horne||I've Got the World on a String||An Evening with Lena Horne||Capitol Records|
|Booker T. & the MGs||Mrs. Robinson||The Very Best of Booker T. & the MGs||Rhino Records|
|Mbongeni Ngema||Lizobuya||Amandla! A Revolution in Four-Part Harmony||Ato Records|
|Speech feat. Eshe & Rasa Don||Cruisin' in My Super Beetle||Spiritual People||Reincarnate Records||www.speech-vagabond.com|
|Screamin' Jay Hawkins with Tonio||I Put a Spell on You||Black Music for White People||Rhino Records|
|Check in the Dark||Might Be Crazy||Check in the Dark||Independent||www.checkinthedarkmusic.com|
|Tree Top Tribe||Charlie's Hideout||The Blackberry Jam Sessions||Independent||www.myspace.com|
|B.I.T. aka Techno Todd||I'm Dreamin||B.I.T. aka Techno Todd||Independent|
|Solomon Burke and Little Richard||Everybody's Got a Game||The Definition of Soul||Virgin Records|
|Dennis Brown||Africa (We Want to Go)||Crown Prince of Reggae - The Best of Dennis Brown||Trojan Records|
|Byron Lee & the Dragonaires||Dancehall Soca||The Essential||VP Records|
|Billie Holiday||Summertime (Organica Remix)||Billie Holiday Remixed & Reimagined|
Here is the "Pick List" for Paula's Picks, which aired on Thursday, February 4th! There were local musical selections and local spoken word artists to hear, as well as tunes & words from around the globe!
You'll also find information about the local artists (musical and spoken word) as available.
Thanks for listening and be sure to find "Paula's Picks" on Facebook & Twitter, for information about the show.
If you or someone you know is a spoken word artist or independent musical artist, please get in touch! E-mail kboopaula at gmail dot com for submission guidelines.
Be sure to tune in to the next "Paula's Picks" on Thursday, February 18th at 8 pm!
Support independent arts and artists!
Spoken Word Artists:
Mike Aspros - "Daylight Savings"
- Mike Aspros is always wandering, looking, skirting the boundary line passing a “No Trespassing” sign.
He may be reached firstname.lastname@example.org
Paste Tree - "San Franzilla" - www.myspace.com/jessusandsiddhartha
Bunmi Hazzan - "Being My Friend" - http://www.bunmihazzan.com/
Emmett Wheatfall - "Black Rose, Black Rose" - When I Was Young
Gil Scott-Heron - "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" - Our Souls Have Grown Deep Like the Rivers
Linton Kwesi Johnson - "Reality Poem" - Forces of Victory
Independent Musical Artists:
Check in the Dark - http://www.checkinthedarkmusic.com
- Check in the Dark are about to release another CD. Be sure to check out their website for more info.!
Tree Top Tribe - http://www.myspace.com/treetoptribe - New CD released! Check site for more info.!
- Tree Top Tribe will be performing on Saturday, February 13th at 6 pm at Mississippi Pizza, located at 3552 N Mississippi Avenue in Portland.
B.I.T. aka Techno Todd - http://www.myspace.com/champlook
Marillion - http://www.marillion.com/racket/ - A sampler CD is available. Check the website for more info.
Also on Friday, February 5th at 6 pm, the Society for Haitian Arts & Culture, otherwise known as SHAC, will be hosting a Haiti Relief Benefit Concert. The event will be at IRCO, located at 10301 NE Glisan Street in Portland.
For more information on this concert or to support SHAC, please contact Judith Gelin - (503) 257-1014, Martine Coblentz - (503) 944-9821 or visit the SHAC website: http://www.shacnorthwest.org .