Monday, December 01, 2008

Slave to the Rhythm plays catch up! get the last 2 shows now!

here's a late thanksgiving gift for all of you... two special editions of Slave to the Rhythm..

first up is a dedication to Supervisor Harvey Milk who was assassinated 30 years ago.
(May 22, 1930 – November 27, 1978)
i urge you all to go watch MILK by Gus Van Sant.


next up is my R&B covers show, this show is dedicated to my friend Nadine who inspires me to dig deeper for funky music. the original songwriter is in parentheses



Slave to the MILK 11-26-08
jose sarria - jose at the black cat
jobriath - i'm a man
pointer sisters - yes we can
harrison kennedy - closet queen
sly & the family stone - everyday people
blue gene tyranny - harvey milk
MIC BREAK - mark isham - the times of harvey milk
voices of east harlem - right on be free
carl bean - i was born this way
bt express - peace pipe
miracles - ain't nobody straight in l.a.
let my people come cast - i'm gay
lenny anderson - ballad of dan white
the mondellos - white night riots
brain damage - sending a message
harvey milk - prop 6 speech
sylvester - you make me feel (mighty real)
MIC BREAK - cerrone - love in c minor
b. bubba - i'd rather swish than fight
sandy baron - do you take this man?
first choice - the player
audio from the white night riots
machine - there but for the grace of god i go
patti smith - till victory
concrete blonde - god is a bullet
dead kennedys - i fought the law (and i won)
zoe lewis - harvey
andy bey - celestial blues
guiseppe di stefano & maria callas - presto! su, mario!
MIC BREAK - mark isham - the times of harvey milk
judy garland - somewhere over the rainbow
harvey milk - assassination speech

Slave to the Rhythm & Blues Covers 11-12-08
grace jones - use me (bill withers)
creative source - harlem (bill withers)
patti jo - make me believe in you (curtis mayfield)
melba moore - aint no love lost (curtis mayfield)
voices of east harlem - for what it's worth (stephen stills)
betty lavette - heart of gold (neil young)
MIC BREAK - zulema - whiter shade of pale (procol harum)
shirley bassey - light my fire (the doors)
irma thomas - time is on my side (jerry ragovay)
otis redding - satisfaction (jagger/richards)
tina turner - under my thumb (jagger/richards)
big mama thornton - hound dog (leiber/stoller)
little richard - i saw her standing there (lennon/mccartney)
willie hightower - walk a mile in my shoes (joe south)
MIC BREAK - isley brothers - summer breeze (seals & croft)
candi staton - stand by your man (tammy wynette)
erma franklin - hold on, i'm coming (isaac hayes)
elise mae - do you wanna rescue me pt 1 (james brown)
yvonne fair - i found you (james brown)
the shirelles - putty in your hands (patton/rogers)
the cookies - i'm into something good (goffin/king)
the marvelettes - the hunter gets captured by the game (smokey robinson)
p.p. arnold - the first cut is the deepest (cat stevens)
MIC BREAK - first choice - love and happiness (al green)
d-train - walk on by (burt bacharach)
staple singers - slippery people (talking heads)
matumbi - law of the land (the temptations)
roberta flack - compared to what (gene mcdaniels)
chosen few - tears of a clown (smokey robinson)
betty wright - ain't no sunshine (bill withers)
aretha franklin - night time is the right time (roosevelt sykes)
en vogue - giving him something he can feel (curtis mayfield)
dinah washington - send me to the 'electric chair (bessie smith)
MIC BREAK - isaac hayes - look of love (burt bacharach)

Slave to the Rhythm
2nd & 4th Wednesdays
9-11 PM Pacific Standard Time
93.7 FM San Francisco

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