Desert Island Jazz
Joel Selvin (2006)
Pick Artist Album Song Label
# 1 Thomas "Fats" Waller The Early Years, Part 2 I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter (Bluebird)
# 2 Django Reinhardt Nuages: 1940 Original Recordings Nuages (Naxos)
# 3 Thelonious Monk Standards Nice Work If You Can Get It (Columbia)
# 4 Mose Allison The Best of Mose Allison I Love the Life I Lead (Atlantic)
# 5 The Beach Boys Pet Sounds I Just Wasn't Made for These Times (Capitol)
# 6 Ray Charles Genius + Soul = Jazz I've Got News for You (Rhino)
# 7 Otis Redding Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul Ole Man Trouble (Rhino)
# 8 Louis Prima The Capitol Recordings Pennies from Heaven (Bear Family Records)
# 9 Albert King Born under a Bad Sign Born under a Bad Sign (Stax)
# 10 The Rolling Stones 12 x 5 2120 South Michigan Avenue (ABKCO)
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Castaways by date
Steve Adams
30 May
Will Bernard
11 Apr
Barbara Borden
21 Mar
Jim Butler
13 Jun
Ian Carey
21 Feb
Judy Chaikin
17 Jan
Beth Custer
01 Aug
Kai Eckhardt
03 Jan
Kimberly Gordon
28 Mar
Marty Grosz
29 Aug
Alex Hahn
08 Aug
Bill Holman
28 Feb
Tommy Igoe
07 Mar
Namita Kapoor
22 Aug
27 Jun
25 Jul
Glenn Richman
15 Aug
Alfredo Rodriguez
25 Apr
Dan Sabanovich
02 May
Judy Wexler
04 Apr