Desert Island Jazz
Rick Ballard (2006)
 
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 Booker Little Booker Little (LP Opening Statement (Time)
# 2 Sonny Criss This Is Criss When Sunny Gets Blue (OJC)
# 3 Herbie Nichols The Complete Blue Note Recordings of Herbie Nichols House Party Starting (Blue Note)
# 4 Dinah Washington The Ultimate Dinah Washington I Could Write a Book (Verve)
# 5 Jimmy Rushing Every Day Evenin' (Vanguard
# 6 Charles Mingus Mingus Plays Piano Myself When I Am Real (Impulse)
# 7 Coleman Hawkins and Ben Webster Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster La Rosita (Verve)
# 8 Sidney Bechet and Martial Solal When a Soprano Meets a Piano (LP Embraceable You (Inner City)
         
Book Joan Didion, "The Book of Magical Thinking
         
Luxury Item A spa
Alternate Picks/Not Broadcast
Alt 1 Lucky Thompson Lucky Strikes In a Sentimental Mood (OJC)
Alt 2 Eddie Costa The House of Blue Lights   (Dot)
Alt 3 Carl Perkins Introducing Carl Perkins   (Dootone)
Castaways by date
Macy Blackman
19 Jun
George Cole
21 Aug
Alex Condé
06 Mar
Phillip Greenlief
13 Feb
Tammy Hall
27 Feb
Alan Hall
22 May
Christian Howes
27 Mar
Kymberly Jackson
03 Apr
Julie Kelly
20 Feb
Maya Kronfeld and Valerie Troutt
29 May
Jennifer Lee
17 Apr
Steven Lugerner
24 Jul
Steve McQuarry
05 Jun
Dave Newhouse
14 Aug
Zack Rogow
24 Apr
Holli Ross
17 Jul
Edward Simon
31 Jul
Steve Turré
07 Aug
Patrick Wolff
16 Jan