Albums and All That, Starting with the letter M as in Mike, Part 3


July 16th, 2021

1 hr 2 mins 37 secs

Season 5

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Nicole Croisille and Pierre Barouh [00:22]
"A Man and A Woman (Vocal)"
A Man and A Woman - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
United Artists Records UAS 5147 1966
Hey dahbba dahbba dahbba dah.

Kraftwerk [02:58]
"Neon Lights"
The Man-Machine
Capitol Records S11-56854 1978 (1993 reissue)
A belated fare thee well to the great Florian Schneider.

P J Harvey [11:49]
"Wang Dang Doodle"
Island Records 12IS 569 1993
Polly Jean and the boys building up a taught rendition of the Willie Dixon classic made famous by Koko Taylor.

Nat King Cole [15:04]
"I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good"
A Many Splendored Thing
Longines Symphonette Society SY5161 1965
Nat does a very smooth version of this Duke Ellington classic.

Television [19:55]
"Marquee Moon"
Marquee Moon
4 Men with Beards 4M501 2003 (original release: 1977)
Every day someone is born who has never hear "Marquee Moon". Perhaps you are one of those people. In which case, enjoy!

Marshall Crenshaw [30:37]
"Cynical Girl"
Marshall Crenshaw
Warner Bros. Records BSK 3673 1983
I found one!

Dick van Dyke and Julie Andrews [33:11]
"Jolly Holiday"
Walt Disney's Mary Poppins (An Original Cast Sound Track Recording)
RCA Victor CSO-111 1964
Isn't though?

Monty Python [35:18]
"Word Association"
Matching Tie & Handkerhief
Arista AB 4039 1973
John Cleese deftly winds his way through the English language.

Blossom Dearie [36:35]
"Quiet Nights"
May I Come In?
Capitol SM-2086 1964 (1970s reissue)
Blossom does a fine take on Jobim's Corcovado.

Kodiak/Nadja [40:54]
"KITSUNE: Fox Drone (Nadja)"
Denovali Records den40 2009
Some excellent doom drone from Aidan Baker and Leah Buckareff on clear vinyl with black and blue splatters. Transcendent.

Music behind the DJ: "A Man and a Woman" by Charlie Byrd

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