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)
Castaways by date
Melissa Aldana
11 Mar
Ron E. Beck
29 Apr
Shanna Carlson
18 Mar
Sara Caswell
25 Mar
Allison Miller
15 Apr
Fred Randolph
05 Feb
Marcus Shelby
15 Jan
Bria Skonberg
04 Mar
Mark Soskin
20 May
John Stowell
08 Apr
Roseanna Vitro
26 Feb
Danielle Wertz
27 May