WEMU Top 25 Week of January 24-30, 2005

The top 25 new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU January 24-30, 2005.

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from January 24th through 30th. The number in the parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1. David ?Fathead? Newman/ I Remember Brother Ray/ High Note (11)

2. Stefano Di Battista/ Parker?s Mood/ Blue Note (10)

3. Pete Siers Trio / Those Who Chose To Swing, Volume Two/ PKO (7)

4. Steve Turre/ Spirits Up Above/ High Note (6)

5. Eddie ?Lockjaw?Davis/ The Best Of Eddie ?Lockjaw? Davis/ Prestige (6)

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

7. Dr. Lonnie Smith/ Too Damn Hot/ Palmetto (5)

8. Ken Walker Sextet/ Terra Firma/ Synergy Music (5)

9. Jeff Coffin Mu?Tet/ Bloom/ Compass (5)

10. Archie Shepp And Mal Waldron/ Left Alone Revisited/ Synergy Music (5)

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

12. Sarah Vaughan/ Love Songs/ Columbia Legacy (5)

13. Wynton Marsalis/ Unforgivable Blackness/ Blue Note (4)

14. Dave Douglas/Mountain Passages/ Koch Records (4)

15. Michael Wolf/ Dangerous Visions/ Artemis (4)

16. Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra/ A Love Supreme/ Palmetto (4)

17. Dave Bennett/ Tribute To Benny Goodman/ PKO (4)

18. Carl Admundson And The Modern Guitar Quintet/ Guitarists! / Blue Line (4)

19. Ahmed Abdullah/ Diversions Of The Spirits Of Ra: Traveling The Spaceways/ Planet Arts (4)

20. Michel Camillo/ Solo/ Telarc (4)

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

22. Wayne Shorter/ Footprints: The Life And Music Of Wayne Shorter/ Columbia Legacy (4)

23. Red Garland/ The Best Of Red Garland Trios/ Prestige (4)

24. Count Basie Orchestra/ Good Time Blues/ Pablo (4)

25. Art Pepper/ The Best Of Art Pepper/ Contemporary (4)

Blues

1. Roscoe Gordon/ No Dark In America/ Skuntry (5)

2. Keb? Mo?/ Peace: Back By Popular Demand/ Epic/Okeh (5)

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

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

5. Bernard Allison/ Higher Power/ Ruf Records (4)

6. Dave Specter & Steve Freund/ Is What It Is/ Delmark (3)

7. The Black Keys/ Rubber Factory/ Fat Possum (3)

8. Roy Carrier And The Night Rockers/ Living Legend/ Severn (2)

9. John Hammond/ In Your Arms Again/ Back Porch (2)

10. Chris Thomas King/ When My Guitar Screams And Moans/ 21st Century Blues (2)

11. Louisiana Red/ No Turn On Red/ High Tone (2)

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

13. Corky Siegel?s Travelling Chamber Blues Show/ Live!/ Alligator (2)

14. Arthur Migliazza/ Arthur Migliazza/ arthurmigliazza.com(2)

15. Wayne Toups/ Whoever Said It Was Easy/ Shanachie (1)

16. Eddie Turner/ Rise/ Northern Blues (1)

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

18. Carlos del Junco/ Blues Mongrel/ Northern Blues (1)

19. Johnny Dyer w/ Mark Hummel/ Rolling Fork Revisited/ Mountain Top (1)

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

21. Donny Gatton/ Unfinished Business/ Powerhouse (1)

22. Ben Harper & The Blind Boys Of Alabama/ There Will Be A Light/ Virgin (1)

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

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

25. Jimmy Norman/ Little Pieces/ Wild Flower (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1. Michael Camillo/ Solo/ Telarc (4)

2. Caribbean Jazz Project/ Here And Now/ Concord (3)

3. Buyu Ambroise/ Blues In Red/ Justin Time (3)

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

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

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

7. Monica Salmaso/ Iaia/ World Village (3)

8. Carlos ?Patato? Valdez/ El Hombre/ Mambo Maniacs (3)

9. Benny Velarde Y Super Combo/ Viva Velarde/ Hopping Mad (2)

10. Bossacucanova/ Uma Batide Differente/ Six Degrees (2)

11. Tete Alhinho/ Voz/ Times Square (2)

12. Loteria De la Cumbia Lounge/ Charanga Cakewalk/ Artemis (2)

13. Bob Marley & The Wailers/ Burnin? Deluxe Edition/ Island (2)

14. Various Artists/ Tango: The Originals Vol.1/ Danza Y Movimiento (2)

15. Jessie Marquez/ Sana Locura/ sanalocura.com (2)

16. Dafnis Prieto/ About The Monks/ Zoho (2)

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

18. The Craig Russo Latin Jazz Project/ Soul Eyes/ Cagoots (2)

19. Jimmy Bosch/ El Avion De La Salsa/ JRG Records (1)

20. Cliff Korman And The Brazilian Tinge/ Migrations/ Planet Arts (1)

21. Tania Libertad/ Negro Color/ World Village Music (1)

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

23. Paula Morelenbaum/ Berimbaum/ Universal Music Brazil (1)

24. Nueva Manteca/ Latin Tribute To Westside Story/ Munich (1)

25. Long John Olivia/ Buleya/ Lucumi Productions (1)