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)