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Top 25 Week of March 21-27, 2004

The top 25 jazz and blues and top 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU the week of March 21, 2004

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz and blues CDs and top 20 most-played new Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from

March 21st through the 27th. The number in parentheses indicates how

many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1 Wynton Marsalis - The Magic Hour - Blue Note (10)

2 Conrad Herwig - Another Kind Of Blue - Half Note (10)

3 Jimmy Greene - Forever - Criss Cross (8)

4 The Bad Plus - Give - Columbia (7)

5 Jason Lindner - Live In The U.K. - Sunnyside (6)

6 David "Fathead" Newman - Song For The New Man - High Note (5)

7 Dave Douglas - Strange Liberation - Bluebird (5)

8 Louis Smith - Louisville - Steeplechase (5)

9 Brad Mehldau Trio - Anything Goes - Warner Brothers (5)

10 Kerry Strayer Septet - Mentor - Rhombus (5)

11 Preservation Hall Jazz Band - Shake That Thing - Preservation Hall

(4)

12 Fly - Fly - Savoy (4)

13 Magnus Lindgren - The Game - Caprice (4)

14 Mike Stern - These Times - ESC (4)

15 Ralph Bowen - Keep The Change - Criss Cross (4)

16 Percy Heath - A Love Song - Daddy Jazz (4)

17 Fred Hersch - Fred Hersch Trio Plus Two - Palmetto (4)

18 Curtis Fuller - Up Jumped Spring - Delmark (4)

19 Jeff "Tain" Watts - Mega Watts - Sunnyside (4)

20 Cannonball Adderley - Things Are Getting Better - Riverside (4)

21 Art Pepper - Smack Up! - Contemporary (4)

22 Andy Bey - American Song - Savoy (3)

23 Harry Connick, Jr. - Only You - Columbia (3)

24 Matt Jorgensen - Hope - Origin (3)

25 Various - Africa Straight Ahead - Heads Up (3)

Blues

1 Ellis Hooks - Uncomplicated - Artemis (8)

2 The Holmes Brothers - Simple Truths - Alligator (5)

3 Tad Robinson - Did You Ever Wonder - Severn (3)

4 Jimmy Dawkins - Tell Me, Baby - Fedora (3)

5 Little Richard - Get Down With It - Epic Legacy (3)

6 Sunnyland Slim - Highway 61 - Fuel 2000 (3)

7 Arthur Adams - The Soul Of The Blues - PM (2)

8 Johnny A - Get Inside - Favored Nations (2)

9 Jeffrey P. Ross - My Pleasure - Doc Blues (2)

10 Larry Carlton - Sapphire Blue - Bluebird (2)

11 Robert Lockwood, Jr. - The Legend, Live - MC (2)

12 Bibb/Block/Muldaur - Sisters And Brothers - Telarc (2)

13 George Friend - Looka Here - Blues Leaf (2)

14 Charlie Musselwhite - Sanctuary - Real World (2)

15 Paul Geremia - Love, Murder And Mosquitos - Red House (2)

16 Various - Bar Room Blues - Telarc (2)

17 Bobby Rush - Absolutely The Best - Fuel 2000 (2)

18 The Whoo-Doo Band - Bringing Home The Blues - No Cover (1)

19 Kenny Neal & Billy Branch - Double Take - Alligator (1)

20 Jimmy Thackery & Tab Benoit - Whiskey Store Live - Telarc (1)

21 Blues Evolution - Blues Evolution - Inner Vision (1)

22 Jimmie Lee Robinson - Chicago Jump - Random Chance (1)

23 Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Sing, Sister, Sing! - Fuel 2000 (1)

24 Charles Caldwell - Remember Me - Fat Possum (1)

25 Reverend Gary Davis - You Better Be Right - Biograph (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1 Conrad Herwig - Another Kind Of Blue - Half Note (10)

2 Ray Vega - Squeeze, Squeeze - Palmetto (3)

3 Various - Africa Straight Ahead - Heads Up (3)

4 Sonia Santana - Havana Dreams - Odyssey (3)

5 Quinteto Pixinguinha - Quinteto Pixinguinha - Quinteto Pixinguinha

(3)

6 Klazz Brothers/Cuban Percussion - Classic Meets Cuba - Sony

Classical (2)

7 Nino Torrente/Son De Hoy - Nino Torrente/Son De Hoy - Nino Torrente

(2)

8 Mangueira - Mangueira - Columbia (2)

9 Francisco Aguabella - Ochimini - Cubop (1)

10 Nachito Herrera/Puro Cubano - Live At The Dakota - Dakota Live (1)

11 Andy Narell - The Passage - Heads Up (1)

12 Teresa Garcia Caturla - Llego Tete - Pimienta (1)

13 Harvie S. - Texas Rumba - Zoho (1)

14 Pablo Aslan - Avantango - Zoho (1)

15 Ramon Valle Trio - No Escape - ACT (1)

16 Bioritmo - Bioritmo - Locutor (1)

17 Peru Negro - Jolgoria - Times Square (1)

18 Claudia Acuna - Luna - Max Jazz (1)

19 Los Soneros De Oriente - A Los Orishas - Bedford Music (1)

20 Omar Sosa/Adam Rudolph - Pictures Of Soul - Ota (1)