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  • Lorraine Feather (2003)

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    Lorraine Feather was born in Manhattan. Her parents named her Billie Jane Lee Lorraine after godmother Billie Holiday, her mother Jane (formerly a big band singer), her mother's ex-roommate Peggy Lee, and the song "Sweet Lorraine." She is the daughter of the late jazz writer Leonard Feather.
    Pick Artist Album Song Label
    # 1 Duke Ellington The Duke's Men, Small Groups, Vol. 2 Dooji-Wooji (Columbia)
    # 2 Frank Sinatra Wee Small Hours Wee Small Hours (Capitol)
    # 3 Lambert, Hendricks and Ross The Swingers Airegin (Pacific Jazz)
    # 4 Dave Grusin Gershwin Connection Prelude II (GRP)
    # 5 James Brown 20 All-time Greatest Hits Get on the Good Foot (Polygram)
    # 6 Weather Report Heavy Weather A Remark You Made (Columbia)
    # 7 Billie Holiday The Quintessential Billie Holiday, Vol. 1 Your Mother's Son-in-Law (Columbia)
             
    Book Random House Dictionary
             
    Luxury Item Chocolate truffles (assuming the availability of reading-glasses and sunscreen)
    Alternate Picks/Not Broadcast
    Alt 1 Chick Corea Electrik Band Got a Match? (GRP)
    Alt 2 Brasil '65 featuring Wanda de Sah Brasil '65 So Nice (Capitol)
    Castaways by date
    Buzz Brooks
    28 Apr
    Natalie Cressman
    10 Feb
    Hershey Felder
    07 Apr
    Aaron Germain
    06 Jan
    Robin Gregory
    17 Feb
    Kasey Knudsen
    17 Mar
    Ray Obiedo
    10 Mar
    Sandi Poindexter
    24 Mar
    David Rogers
    24 Feb