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12:13 pm
Wed August 25, 2004

WEMU Top 25 Week of August 15-21, 2004

The top 25 new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on 89.1, WEMU, the week of August 15-21, 2004.

Following are the 25 most-played jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1, WEMU from August 15th through the 21st. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1. The Dirty Dozen Brass Band - Funeral For A Friend - Ropeadope (11)

2. Geri Allen - The Life Of A Song - Telarc (10)

3. Terry Gibbs - 52nd And Broadway: Songs Of The Bebop Era - Mack

Avenue (9)

4. Mark Elf - Glad To Be Back - Jen Bay Jazz (7)

5. Tumbao - Montuno Salad - PKO (6)

6. Dr. John - N'Awlinz: Dis, Dat Or D'Udda - Blue Note (6)

7. Ronnie Earl - Now My Soul - Stony Plain (5)

8. The Latin Giants Of Jazz - Play The Music Of The Palladium -

Gigante (5)

9. Courtney Pine - Devotion - Telarc (5)

10. The Tin Hat Trio - The Book Of Silk - Ropeadope (4)

11. Charlie Haden - Land Of The Sun - Verve (4)

12. Melvin Sparks - It Is What It Is - Savant (4)

13. McCoy Tyner - Illuminations - Telarc (4)

14. Bruce Katz Band - A Deeper Blue - Severn (4)

15. Benny Golson - Terminal 1 - Concord (4)

16. Urban Transport - Introducing Urban Transport - Urban Transport

Music (4)

17. Antibalas - Who Is This America? - Ropeadope (4)

18. Jessica Williams Trio - Live At Yoshi's, Volume One - Max Jazz (4)

19. Big 3 Palladium Orchestra - Live At The Blue Note - Rumba Jams (4)

20. Bobby Watson - Horizon Reassembled - Palmetto (3)

21. Von Freeman - The Great Divide - Premonition (3)

22. Herbie Mann And Phil Woods - Beyond Brooklyn - MCG Jazz (3)

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

24. Groundtruther - Latitude - Thirsty Ear (3)

25. Jeff Hamilton Trio - The Best Things Happen - Azica (3)

Blues

1. Mavis Staples - Have A Little Faith - Alligator (10)

2. Dr. John - N'Awlinz: Dis, Dat Or D'Udda - Blue Note (6)

3. Ronnie Earl - Now My Soul - Stony Plain (5)

4. Sharrie Williams - Hard Drivin' Woman - Cross-Cut (5)

5. The Bruce Katz Band - A Deeper Blue - Severn (4)

6. Sam Myers - Coming From The Old School - Electro-Fi (4)

7. Various Artists - Will Play The Blues For You - Stax (4)

8. Bigfoot Bob & The Toe Tappers - That About Covers It -

bigfootbob.com (3)

9. Robert Johnson - King Of The Delta Blues, Volume Two - Columbia (3)

10. Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown - Timeless - Hightone (3)

11. Etta James - Blue To The Bone - RCA Victor (2)

12. Los Lobos - The Ride - Hollywood Records (2)

13. Duke Robillard - Blue Mood: The Songs Of T-Bone Walker - Stony

Plain (2)

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

15. James Cotton - Baby Don't You Tear My Clothes - Telarc (2)

16. Various Artists - The Five C's: Tell Me - Delmark (2)

17. Various Artists - The United Records Story - Delmark (2)

18. Eddie Kirkland - Democrat Blues - Blue Suit (1)

19. The Bo-Keys - The Royal Sessions - Yellow Dog (1)

20. The Derek Trucks Band - Live At Georgia Theatre - Columbia (1)

21. Ron Levy's Wild Kingdom - After Midnight Grooves - Levtron (1)

22. Guy Davis - Legacy - Red House (1)

23. Eric Clapton - Me And Mr. Johnson - Reprise (1)

24. Irene Reid - Thanks To You - Savant (1)

25. Johnny Winter - I'm A Bluesman - EMI (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1. Tumbao - Montuno Salad - PKO (6)

2. Latin Giants Of Jazz - Play The Music Of The Palladium - (5)

3. Charlie Haden - Land Of The Sun - Verve (4)

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

(4)

5. Rosa Passos - Amorosa - Sony Classical (3)

6. Omara Portuondo - Flor De Amor - World Circuit (3)

7. David Sanchez - Coral - Columbia (3)

8. Rebeca Mauleon - Latin Fire - Rumbeca Music (3)

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

10. Macir Santos - Ouro Negro - Adventure Music (3)

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

- Sangu (3)

12. Bebel Gilberto - Bebel Gilberto - Six Degrees (3)

13. Maria Rita Mariano - Maria Rita - Warner Music Latina (2)

14. Groupo Fantasma - Movimiento Popular - Aire Soul (2)

15. Nomo - Nomo - Ypsilanti Records (2)

16. The Henry Mora Orchestra - Live At The Montebello Inn - Tropico (2)

17. Ozomatli - Street Signs - Concord (2)

18. Cachao - Ahora Si! - Cine Son (2)

19. Lila Downs - Una Sangre - Narada (1)

20. Mike Marshall And Choro Famoso - Mike Marshall And Choro Famoso -

Adventure Music (1)

21. Anthony Blea - Virgen De La Caridad - Hopping Mad Productions (1)

22. Various Artists - Pure Brazil: Feijoda - Planet Rhythm (1)

23. Bolo Sete - Voodoo Village - Fantasy (1)

24. Bebo Valdez And Cigala Dieguito - Lagrimas Negras - Calle 54

Records (1)

25. Al Molina - Amigos Todas - Jazzer (1)