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  • 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
    Natalie Cressman
    10 Feb
    Aaron Germain
    06 Jan
    Robin Gregory
    17 Feb