WEMU Top 25 Week of August 8-14, 2004

The top 25 new and re-issued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU the week of August 8-14, 2004.

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from August 8th through the 14th. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1. Tumbao - Montuno Salad - PKO (9)

2. Lila Downs - Una Sangre - Narada (7)

3. David Sanchez - Coral - Columbia (6)

4. Grupo Fantasma - Moviemento Populaire - Aire Soul (6)

5. Melvin Sparks - It Is What It Is - Savant (5)

6. Bobby Watson - Horizon REassembled - Palmetto (5)

7. Von Freeman - The Great Divide - Premonition (5)

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

9. Vincent Herring - Mr. Wizard - High Note (5)

10. Nomo - Nomo - Ypsilanti Records (5)

11. Hampton Hawes - Everybody Likes Hampton Hawes - Contemporary (5)

12. Duke Ellington - Piano In The Background - Columbia Legacy (5)

13. Dr. John - N'Awlinz: Dis, Dat or D'udda - Blue Note (4)

14. NcCoy Tyner - Illuminations - Telarc (4)

15. Scott Hamilton And Harry Allen - Heavy Juice - Concord (4)

16. Melvin Rhyne Trio - Tomorrow, Yesterday And Today - Criss Cross (4)

17. Ben Allison - Buzz - Palmetto (4)

18. Jim Rotondi - New Vistas - Criss Cross (4)

19. Groundtruther - Latitude - Thirsty Ear (4)

20. Mark Thibodeau - Waiting For J.J. (4)

21. Bruce Katz Band - A Deeper Blue - Severrn (4)

22. Jeff Hamilton Trio - The Best Things Happen - Azica (4)

23. Mulgrew Miller Trio - Live At Yoshi's, Volume One - Max Jazz (4)

24. The Dirty Dozen Brass Band - Funeral For A Friend - Ropeadope (4)

25. James Brown - Soul On Top - Verve (4)

Blues

1. Eddie Kirkland - Democrat Blues - Blue Suit (8)

2. Mavis Staples - Have A Little Faith - Alligator (6)

3. The Bo-Keys - The Royal Sessions - Yellow Dog (5)

4. Dr. John - N'Awlinz: Dis, Dat Or D'udda - Blue Note (4)

5. James Brown - Soul On Top - Verve (4)

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

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

8. Etta James - Blue To The Bone - RCA Victor (3)

9. Los Lobos - The Ride - Hollywood Records (3)

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

bigfootbob.com (3)

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

12. Robert Johnson - King Of The Delta Blues, Vol. 2 - Columbia (3)

13. Sharrie Williams - Hard Driven Woman - Cross-Cut (3)

14. The Derek Trucks Band - Live At Georgia Theatre - Columbia (2)

15. Bobby Rush - Folk Funk - Deep Rush (2)

16. Ron Levy's Wild Kingdom - After Midnight Grooves - Levtron (2)

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

18. Guy Davis - Legacy - Red House (2)

19. Eric Clapton - Me And Mr. Johnson - Reprise (2)

20. Vasti Jackson - No Borders To The Blues - VJM Records (2)

21. Irene Reid - Thanks To You - Savant (2)

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

Plain (2)

23. Charles Wilson - If Heartaches Were Nickels - Delmark (1)

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

25. W.C. Clark - Deep In The Heart - Alligator (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1. Tumbao - Montuno Salad - PKO (9)

2. Lila Downs - Una Sangre - Narada (7)

3. Groupo Fantasma - Movimien To Popular - Aire Soul (6)

4. David Sanchez - Coral - Columbia (6)

5. Nomo - Nomo - Ypsilanti Records (5)

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

7. Jerry Gonzalez - Y Los Pirates Del Famenco - Sunnyside (3)

8. The Body Acoustic - The Body Acoustic - Chesky (3)

9. Moacir Santos - Oura Negro - Adventure Music (3)

10. Mike Marshall And Choro Famoso - Mike Marshall And Choro Famoso -

Adventure Music (3)

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

12. The Big 3 Palladium Orchestra - Live At The Blue Note Rumba Jams (2)

13. Anthony Blea - Virgen De La Caridad - Hopping Mad Productions (2)

14. Tito Puente, Jr. - En Los Pasos De Mi Padre - Protel (1)

15. Ozomatli - Street Signs - Concord (1)

16. Various Artists - Ritmo Afro-Cubano - Fantasy (1)

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

18. Various Artists - Pure Brazil: Social - Planet Rhythm (1)

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

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

- Sangu (1)

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

Records (1)

22. Cachao - Ahora Si! - Cine son (1)

23. Vinicius Cantuaria - Horse And Fish - Bar-None (1)

24. Bebel Gilberto - Bebel Gilberto - Six Degrees (1)

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