Women of Note

Playlists for and general musings about Women of Note, heard on WKZE 98.1 FM

Sunday, March 05, 2006

Playlist for 3/4/06

Cassandra Wilson - "The Weight" - Belly of the Sun - 2002
the Ditty Bops - "Sister Kate" - What Is the Time? - 2004
Ani DiFranco - "Back Back Back" - To the Teeth - 1999

the Waifs - "Bridal Train" - A Brief History...Live - 2005
Michelle Shocked - "Match Burns Twice" - Mexican Standoff - 2005
Koko Taylor - "But on the Other Hand" - Royal Blue - 200
Kate Campbell - "Bowl-A-Rama" - Visions of Plenty - 1998

Jill Sobule - "Jetpack" - Underdog Victorious - 2004
10.000 Maniacs - "My Sister Rose" - In My Tribe - 1987
Alexis P. Suter - "All Night Long" - Shuga Fix - 2005
Marcia Ball - "Foreclose on the House of Love" - So Many Rivers - 2003

Tuesday, February 28, 2006

Playlist for February 25th, 2006

Bobby Matos & John Santos w/ Denise Cook - "I Don't Speak Spanish (But I Understand Everything When I'm Dancing)" - The Rough Guide to Mambo - 2004
Mary Black - "Don't Say Okay" - Speaking with the Angel - 2000
Dar Williams - "The Babysitter's Here" - The Honesty Room - 1995

Angelique Kidjo - "Voodoo Child/Slight Return" - Putumayo Presents: Cover the World - 2003
Jess Klein - "Soda Water" - Strawberry Lover - 2004
Joni Mitchell - "Coyote" - Hejira - 1976
Brenda & the Tabulations - "Dry Your Eyes" - 1967

Kirsty MacColl - "In These Shoes?" - Tropical Brainstorm - 2001
Dixie Cups - "Iko Iko"
Frente! - "Accidently Kelly Street" - Marvin the Album - 1994
Dinah Washington - "Evil Gal Blues"
Susan Werner - "Big Car" - New Non-Fiction - 2001

Saturday, February 18, 2006

Playlist for February 18, 2006 - Today's theme was men covering songs that were written and/or made famous by women. Female artists are in parentheses.

Mike Doughty - "Real Love" - Skittish - 2004 (Mary J. Blige)
Bryan Ferry - "Will You Love Me Tomorrow" - Taxi - 1993 (the Chiffons)
Junior Wells - "Give Me One Reason" - Come On In This House - 1996 (Tracy Chapman)

Cake - "I Will Survive" - Fashion Nugget - 1996 (Gloria Gaynor)
Travis - "Hit Me Baby One More Time" - bonus track on the "Turn" single - 1999 (Britney Spears)
Chip Taylor - "Try (Just a Little Bit Harder)" - Hit Man - 1996 (Janis Joplin)
Luka Bloom - "Dancing Queen" - Keeper of the Flame - 2001 (ABBA)

Jeff Buckley - "Lilac Wine" - Grace - 1994 (Nina Simone)
R. L. Burnside - "Chain of Fools" - Wish I Was in Heaven Sitting Down - 2000 (Aretha Franklin)
Ben Harper - "I'll Rise" - Welcome to the Cruel World - 1993 (poem by Maya Angelou)

Sunday, February 12, 2006

Playlist for 2/11/06

Terri Hendrix - "I Need Love" - The Art of Removing Wallpaper - 2004
Grace Potter - "I Chose You" - Original Soul - 2004
Big Maybelle - "Candy" - Blues, Candy and Big Maybelle (re-issue) - 1994
the Indigo Girls - "Power of Two" - Swamp Ophelia - 1994

Patys Cline - "Crazy"
Alison Krauss - "Baby, Now That I've Found You" - Songs of the Siren Vol. 2 - 1998
Laura Love - "Mahbootay" - Shum Ticky - 1998
Toshi Reagon - "Real Love" - The Righteous Ones - 1999

Nellie McKay - "If I Needed Someone" - This Bird Has Flown: A Tribute to the Beatles' Rubber Soul - 2005
Sue Foley - "Love Sick Child" - Walk in the Sun - 1996
Dinah Washington - "Mad About the Boy"
Ella Fitzgerald - "I've Got a Crush on You"

Saturday, February 04, 2006

Playlist for February 4th, 2006

Big Maybelle - "Blues Early, Early" - Candy - 1966
the Innocence Mission - "Bright As Yellow" - Glow - 1995
the Nields - "Easy People" - Play - 1998
Joni Mitchell - "Carey" - Blue - 1971

Karen Savoca - "Let Me Down Easy" - All My Excuses - 2002
Ingrid Lucia & the Flying Neutrinos - "Violent Love" - Hotel Child - 2000
Lucinda Williams - "Car Wheels on a Gravel Road" - Car Wheels on a Gravel Road - 1998
Ruth Brown - "Ice Water in Your Veins" - A Good Day for the Blues - 1999

Lizz Wright - "A Taste of Honey" - Dreaming Wide Awake - 2005
Eliza Carthy - "10,000 Miles" - Red - 1996
Cesaria Evora - "Sodade" - Afropea 3: Telling Stories to the Sea - 1995
the Mint Juleps - "Ain't He Got Nerve" - Round Our Way - 1994?
Nina Simone - "I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl"

Playlist for January 28th, 2006

KJ Denhert - "Little Mary" - Girl Like Me - 2003
the Susan Tedeschi Band - "Ain't Nobody's Business" - Better Days - 1995
Flora Reed - "Flowers At My Feet" - Settle Down - 2002

Capercaillie - "Four Stone Walls" - Secret People - 1993
Janis Ian - "Crocodile Song" - Folk is the New Black - 2005
Patti Smith - "When Doves Cry" - Land - 2002
Joan Armatrading - "Tender Trap" - Lovers Speak - 2003

Alberta Adams - "Pair and a Spare" - Born With the Blues - 1999
Nanci Griffith - "This Heart" - Flyer - 1994
Kaydi Johnson - "Ode to Toes" - No goDs Allowed - 2001
Betty Everett - "You're No Good"
Bonnie Raitt - "I Can't Help You Now" - Silver Lining - 2002

Thursday, January 26, 2006

Playlist for January 21st, 2006

Nouvelle Vague - "Making Plans For Nigel" - Nouvelle Vague, 2005
Koko Taylor & Mighty Joe Young - "Voodoo Woman"
Sinead O'Connor - "John I Love You" - Universal Mother, 1994
Jolie Holland - "Old-Fashioned Morphine" - Escondida, 2004

Dave's True Story - "I'll Never Read Trollope Again" - Sex Without Bodies, 1998
Dar Williams - "Mark Rothko Song" - The Honesty Room, 1995
Dory Previn - "Stone For Bessie Smith" - Mythical Kings and Iguanas, 1971
Grace Potter - "Moonbeams" - Original Soul, 2004

the Mint Juleps - "Higher and Higher" - Spike Lee's Do It A Cappella, 1990
OstinAuto - "The Whole World Spinz Anyway" - The Whole World Spinz Anyway, 2005
Sam Shaber - "Tempting" - Eighty-Numbered Streets, 2003
Rachelle Garniez and the Fortunate Few - "The Last Thing I Ever Wanted" - Luckyday, 2004