WEMU Top 25 Week of August 1-7, 2004

The top 25 new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU the week of August 1-7, 2004.

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from August 1st through the 7th. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1 Duke Ellington - Piano In The Foreground - Columbia Legacy (10)

2 Tumbao - Montuno Salad - PKO (8)

3 Dr. John - Nawlinz: Dis, Dat or D'udda - Blue Note (8)

4 Melvin Spakrs - It is What It Is - Savant (7)

5 Lila Downs - Una Sangre - Narada (7)

6 Benny Golson - Terminal 1 - Concord (6)

7 Bobby Watson - Horizon Reassembled - Palmetto (6)

8 James Brown - Soul On Top - Verve (6)

9 McCoy Tyner - Illuminations - Telarc (5)

10 Von Freeman - The Great Divide - Premonition (5)

11 Herbie Mann And Phil Woods - Beyond Brooklyn - MCG Jazz (5)

12 Quincy Jones And Bill Cosby - Original Jam Sessions: 1969 - Concord

(5)

13 Jamie Cullum - Twenty Something - Verve (4)

14 Astral Project - The Legend Of Cowboy Bill - astralproject.com (4)

15 Joan Stiles - Love Call - Zoho (4)

16 Tito Puente, Jr. - En Los Pasos De Mi Padre - Protel (4)

17 Larry Coryell - Tricycles - In And Out (4)

18 Bob Mintzer - Live At Manchester Craftsman's Guild - MCG Jazz (4)

19 Joey Calderazzo - Haiku - Marsalis Music (4)

20 Hampton Hawes - Everybody Likes Hampton Hawes - Contemporary (4)

21 Tommy Flanagan - The Cats - Prestige (4)

22 Louis Armstrong - Essential Louis Armstrong - Columbia Legacy (4)

23 Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Himself - Riverside

24 Scott Hamilton And Harry Allen - Heavy Juice - Concord (3)

25 Giacomo Gates - Centerpiece - Origin (3)

Blues

1 Dr. John - Nawlinz: Dis, Dat or D'udda - Blue Note (8)

2 Mavis Staples - Have A Little Faith - Alligator (7)

3 James Brown - Soul On Top - Verve (6)

4 Etta James - Blue To The Bone - RCA Victor (5)

5 The Derek Trucks Band - Live At Georgia Theatre - Columbia (4)

6 Los Lobos - The Ride - Hollywood Records (3)

7 Bobby Rush - Folk Funk - Deep Rush (3)

8 Eddie Kirkland - Democrat Blues - Blue Suit (3)

9 Charles Wilson - If Heartaches Were Nickels - Delmark (3)

10 Johnny Winter - I'm A Bluesman - EMI (3)

11 Ron Levy's Wild Kingdom - After Midnight Grooves - Levtron (3)

12 W.C. Clark - Deep In The Heart - Alligator (2)

13 The Bo-Keys - The Royal Sessions - Yellow Dog (2)

14 The Bruce Katz Band - A Deeper Blue - Severn (2)

15 Bigfoot Bob & The Toe Tappers - That About Covers It -

bigfootbob.com (2)

16 Rod Piazza And The Mighty Flyers - Keepin' It Real - Blind Pig (2)

17 Paul Oscher - Alone With The Blues - Electro-Fi (2)

18 Nick Curran And The Nitelifes - Player! - Blind Pig (2)

19 John Lee Hooker - Jack Of Diamonds - Eagle Entertainment (2)

20 Ronnie Earl - Now My Soul - Stony Plain (1)

21 Guy Davis - Legacy - Red House (1)

22 Sam Myers - Coming From The Old School - Electro-Fi (1)

23 Smokin' Joe Kubek - Show Me The Money - Blind Pig (1)

24 Eric Clapton - Me And Mr. Jophsnon - Reprise (1)

25 Joe Bonamassa - Had To Cry Today - Premiere Artists

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1 Tumbao - Montuno Salad - PKO (8)

2 Lila Downs - Una Sangre - Narada (7)

3 Tito Puente, Jr. - En Los Pasos De Mi Padre - Protel (4)

4 Rebeca Mauleon - Latin Fire - Rumbeca Music (3)

5 Spanish Harlem Orchestra - Across 110th Street - Libertad (3)

6 Jerry Gonzalez - Y Los Pirates Del Flamenco - Sunnyside (3)

7 The Henry Mora Orchestra - Live At The Montebello In - Tropico (3)

8 Orquestra Popular De Camara - Orquestra Popular De Camara -

Adventure Music (3)

9 The Body Acoustic - The Body Acoustic - Chesky (3)

10 Nomo - Nomo - Ypsilanti Records (3)

11 The Big 3 Palladium Orchestra - Live At The Blue Note -Rumba Jams

(2)

12 Candido And Graciela - Inolvidable - Chesky (2)

13 Sekou Bembeya Diabate - Guitar Fo - Disco Rama (2)

14 Ozomatli - Street Signs - Concord (2)

15 Various Artists - Ritmo Afro-Cubano - Fantasy (2)

16 Various Artists - Pure Brazil: Feijoda - Planet Rhythm (2)

17 Various Artists - Pure Brazil: Social - Planet Rhythm (2)

18 Various Artists - Pure Brazil: Bossa 4 Two - Planet Rhythm (2)

19 Bolo Sete - Voodoo Village - Fantasy (2)

20 Omara Portuando - Flor De Amor - Nonesuch (1)

21 Jose Rizo's Jazz On The Latin Side All Stars - The Last Bullfighter

- Sangu (1)

22 Moacir Santos - Oura Negro - Adventure Music (1)

23 Mike Marshall And Choro Famoso - Mike Marshall And Choro Famoso -

Adventure Music (1)

24 Bobby Matos - Made By Hand - Life Force (1)

25 Bebo Vqldes And Cigala Dieguito - Lagrimas Negras - Calle 54 (1)