Desert Island Jazz
John and Paul Hackett (2004)
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 John Handy The Second John Handy Album Dancy Dancy (Koch)
# 2 Teddy Edwards, featuring Tom Waits Mississippi Lad Little Man (Gitanes)
# 3 Charlie Haden and the Liberation Orchestra Dream Keeper Rabo de Nube (Blue Note)
# 4 Bob Dorough Devil May Care Yardbird Suite (Bethlehem)
# 5 Eddie Marshall and Holy Mischief Wildwood Eddie Marshall and Holy Mischief (Ruddy Duck)
# 6 Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson, featuring T-Bone Walker and Jay McShann Kidney Stew Is Fine Juice Head Baby (Delmark)
# 7 Branford Marsalis, featuring Maya Angelou Buckshot Lefonque I Know Whey the Caged Bird Sings (Columbia)
# 8 Charlie Parker Yardbird Suite Ko Ko (Rhino)
Book Paula: Reginald Major, "A Panther Is a Black Cat"; and Devorah Major, "Where River Meets Ocean" John: Herman Melville, "Moby Dick"
Luxury Item Paula: A photograph of Max Roach John: Diane Witherspoon's voice
Alternate Picks/Not Broadcast
Alt 1 Marvin Gaye What's Going On? N/A (Motown)
Alt 2 John Handy Quartet Live at Yoshi's Nightspot N/A (Boulevard)
Alt 3 Billie Holiday Billie Holiday at Storyville I Cover the Waterfront (1201)
Alt 4 Little Willie John Fever N/A (King)
Alt 5 Carmen McRae Great American Songbook I Thought About You (Atlantic)
Alt 6 Thelonious Monk, featuring Johnny Griffin Immortal Concerts: Five Spot Cafe, NY, August 1958 N/A (Giants of Jazz)
Alt 7 Max Roach Max Roach with the New Orchestra of Boston and the So What Brass Quintet N/A (Blue Note)
Alt 8 Nina Simone The Best of Nina Simone N/A (Phillips)
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Aaron Germain
06 Jan