Little Bit of Soul Episode November 2, 2015

The Blues-Jazz Mashup

3:59pm - 4:57pm

Beginning her career in music as a secretary for various music producers, Barbara Acklin later found her voice in the R&B community when singer Jackie Wilson agreed to record one of her songs called Whispers (Gettin' Louder). On this weeks episode we begin with a segment attributed to Barbara Acklin and her work and later fall into jazz and blues based content.

Some artists featured are Bud Powell, Toronto blues singer Sugar Brown, Tito Puente, Bill Evans and Professor Longhair.

Track Listing:

Just Ain't Love
Barbara Acklin · Just Ain't Love
Whispers (Gettin' Louder)
Jackie Wilson · Higher and Higher
Bemsha Swing
Bill Evans · Conversations With Myself
Meet Me In The Country
Sugar Brown · Poor Lazarus
Willie Mae
Professor Longhair · Longhair Boogie [Disc 2]
Burn It Down
Sugar Brown · Poor Lazarus
JUngle Love
Teddy Wilson · Don't Blame Me
Tito Puente & Buddy Morrow Orchestras · The Complete R.C.A Victor Revolving Bandstand Sessions
My Man Bill
Rob McConnell & The Boss Brass · The Jazz Album
Blues in F
Charlie Biddle & Wray Downes · Jazz Montreal
Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin'
Stan Kenton · Jazz Profile: Stan Kenton
Bud Powell · Ultimate Bud Powell
Wray Downes · Jazz Montreal
Soft Winds
Dinah Washington · Give Me Back My Tears [Disc 3]