WEMU Top 25 Week of February 7-13, 2005

The top 25 new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU the week of February 7-13, 2005

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from February 7th through 13th. The number in the parentheses indicates how many a disc was played.

Jazz

1. David ?Fathead? Newman/ I Remember Brother Ray/ High Note (9)

2. Joey De Francesco With Jimmy Smith/ Legacy/ Concord (7)

3. Dave Douglas/ Mountain Passages/ Greenleaf (6)

4. Steve Turre/ Spirits Up Above/ High Note (5)

5. Pete Siers Trio/ Those Who Chose To Swing, Volume Two/ PKO (5)

6. Rick Roe And Rodney Whitaker/ Sphere/ Unknown Records (5)

7. Caribbean Jazz Project/ Here And Now ? Live In Concert/ Concord (5)

8. Carlos ?Patato? Valdes/ El Hombre/ Mambo Maniacs (5)

9. Alon Yavnai Trio/ Picture This/ alonyavnai.com (5)

10. Donald Harrison/ Free Style/ Nagel-Heyer (5)

11. Jeff Parker/ The Relatives/ Thrill Jockey (5)

12. Miles Davis/ My Funny Valentine: Live/ Columbia Legacy (5)

13. Eddie ?Lockjaw? Davis/ The Best Of Eddie ?Lockjaw? Davis/ Prestige (4)

14. Orbert Davis/ Blue Notes/ 316 (4)

15. Randy Johnston/ Is It You?/ High Note (4)

16. Jeff Coffin Mu?tet/ Bloom/ Compass (4)

17. Ken Walker Sextet/ Terra Firma/ Synergy Music (4)

18. Dafnis Prieto/ About The Monks/ Zoho (4)

19. Jason Moran/ Same Mother/ Blue Note (4)

20. Yeah No!/ Swell Henry/ Squealer (4)

21. Damjan Krajacic/ In Retrospect/ Round Tone (4)

22. Stefano Di Battista/ Parker?s Mood/ Blue Note (3)

23. Dr. Lonnie Smith/ Too Damn Hot/ Palmetto (3)

24. Jim Seeley-Arturo O?Farrill/ Jim Seeley and Arturo O?Farrill Quintet/ Zoho (3)

25. Jane Bunnett/ Red Dragonfly/ Narada (3)

Blues

1. Dave Specter And Steve Freund/Is What It Is/Delmark (6)

2. Detroit Jr./ Blues On The Internet/ Delmark (4)

3. Memphis Slim/ Paris Mississippi Blues/ Sunnyside (4)

4. Charlie Musselwhite/ Deluxe Edition/ Alligator (3)

5. Joe Weaver/ Detroit Rhythm & Blues/ Bo Weevil (3)

6. Roomful Of Blues/ Standing Room Only/ Alligator (2)

7. Corky Siegel?s Traveling Chamber Blues Show/ Live!/ Alligator (2)

8. Johnny Nicholas/ Thrill On The Hill/ Top Cat (2)

9. Sonny Landreth/ Grant Street/ Sugar Hill (1)

10. Ron Levy/ Voodoo Boogaloo/ Levtronic (1)

11. Jimbo Mathus/ Knock Down South/ Knock Down South (1)

12. Arthur Migliazza/ Arthur Migliazza/ arthurmigliazza.com (1)

13. RJ Mischo/ Meet Me On The Coast/ Cross-Cut (1)

14. The Neville Brothers/ Walkin The Shadows Of Life/ Back Porch (1)

15. Tom Principato/ Anniversary CD/ Powerhouse (1)

16. Fillmore Slim/ The Game/ Mountain Top (1)

17. Bernard Allison/ Higher Power/ Ruf Records (1)

18. Tommy Castro/ Soul Shaker/ Blind Pig (1)

19. Detroit Women & The Motor City Express/ Rattle Your Cage/ detroitwomen.org (1)

20. 52nd Street Blues Project/ Blues And Grass/ Chesky (1)

21. Roscoe Gordon/ No Dark In America/ Skuntry (1)

22. John Hammond/ In Your Arms Again/ Back Porch (1)

23. Studebaker John and The Hawks/ Between Life And Death/ Avanti (1)

24. Carlos Johnston/ In And Out/ Mister Kelly?s (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1. Caribbean Jazz Project/ Here And Now/ Concord (5)

2. Carlos ?Patato? Valdes/ El Hombre/ Mambo Maniacs (5)

3. Jane Bunnett/ Red Dragonfly/ Narada (4)

4. Dafnis Prieto/ About The Monks/ Zoho (4)

5. Hilario Duran/ New Danzon/ Alma (3)

6. Manuel Guajiro Mirabel/ Buena Vista Social Club Presents.../ Nonesuch (3)

7. Osdalgia/ Suthan Los Cueros/ Lusafrica (3)

8. Soweto Gospel Choir/ Voices From Heaven/ Shanachie (3)

9. Benny Velarde Y Super Combo/ Viva Velarde/ Hopping Mad (3)

10. Michel Camilo/ Solo/ Telarc (2)

11. Cuarteto Cedron/ Playe En San Telmo/ Le Chant Du Monde (2)

12. Carlos Delgado/ Mi Ritmo/ Llego (2)

13. Jorge Ben Jor/ Reactivus Amro Est./ Universal (2)

14. Pucho And His Latin Soul Brothers/ The Hide Out/ Milestone (2)

15. Claudio Roditi/ Light In The Dark/ Nagel-Heyer (2)

16. Son Cafe?/ Bailando Con/ BKS (2)

17. Juan Carlos Romero/ Romero/ Harmonica Mundi (1)

18. Buyu Ambroise/ Blues In Red/ Justin Time (1)

19. Bossacucanova/ Uma Batide Diferente/ Six Degrees (1)

20. Lady Smith Black Mambazo/ No Boundaries/ Gallo (1)

21. Mark Lotz/ Cuban Fishes Make Good Dishes/ Random Chance (1)

22. Los Jovenes Del Barrio/ Es Diferente/ Shanachie (1)

23. Jessie Marquez/ Sana Locura/ sanalocura.com (1)

24. Ana Moura/ Keep My Life In Your Hands/ World Village (1)

25. Tres Dos/ La Zona Ritmo/ tres-dos.com (1)