WEMU Top 25 Week of May 16, 2004

The top 25 new and reissued jazz and blues and top 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on 89.1, WEMU, May 16-22, 2004

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz and blues and 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from May 16th through the 22nd. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1. Stefon Harris - Evolution - Blue Note (7)

2. Pyeng Threadgill - Sweet Home: Music Of Robert Johnson - Random

Chance (7)

3. Astral Project - The Legend Of Cowboy Bill - astralproject.com (7)

4. The Frank And Joe Show - "33 & 1/3" - Hyena (6)

5. Conrad Herwig - Another Kind Of Blue: The Latin Side Of Miles Davis

- Half Note (5)

6. Jamie Cullum - Twenty Something - Verve (5)

7. Joe Lovano - All For You: The Ballad Songbook - Blue Note (5)

8. Mike LeDonne - Smokin' Live - Savant (5)

9. Jimmy Greene - Forever - Criss Cross (5)

10. Candido And Graciela - Inolvidable - Chesky (4)

11. Pete Malinverni - The Tempest - Reservoir (4)

12. Eric Reed Trio - Cleopatra's Dream - M+I Jazz (4)

13. Kenny Barron Quintet - Images - Sunnyside (4)

14. Rodney Whitaker - Winter Moon - Sirocco Music (4)

15. Janis Siegel - Sketches Of Broadway - Telarc (4)

16. Monty Alexander With Ernest Ranglin - Rock Steady - Telarc (4)

17. Afro-Bop Alliance - Encarnacion - Cubop.com (4)

18. Bill Charlap Trio - Somewhere: The Songs Of Leonard Bernstein -

Blue Note (4)

19. Curtis Fuller - Up Jumped Spring - Delmark (4)

20. Susie Arioli Band Featuring Jordan Officer - That's For Me - Justin

Time (4)

21. Dr. Michael White - Dancing In The Sky - Basin Street (4)

22. Oliver Lake Steel Band - Dat love - Passin' Thru (4)

23. Warren Vache - Dream Dancing - Arbors Jazz (4)

24. Wynton Marsalis - The Magic Hour - Blue Note (4)

25. Vincent Herring - Mr. Wizard - High Note (4)

Blues

1. Pyeng Threadgill - Sweet Home: The Music Of Robert Johnson - Random

Chance (7)

2. Henry Butler - Homeland - Basin Street (5)

3. Hound Dog Taylor - Release The Hound - Alligator (5)

4. Paul Geremia - Love, Murder And Mosquitos - Red House (4)

5. Ellis Hooks - Uncomplicated - Artemis (4)

6. Keb Mo - Keep It Simple - Epic/Okeh (4)

7. Jody Williams - You Left Me In The Dark - Evidence (4)

8. Lucille Bogan - The Best Of - Columbia Legacy (4)

9. Charlie Musselwhite - Santuary - Real World (3)

10. Pat Boyack - Voices From The Street - Doc Blues (3)

11. Roy Tyler And New Directions - Three Way Calling - Severn (2)

12. Tinsley Ellis - The Hard Way - Telarc (2)

13. John Lee Hooker, Jr. - Blues With A Vengeance - Kent (2)

14. Easy Bill And The Big Beat - Midnight Creeps - www.bigbeat.com (2)

15. Deborah Coleman - What About Love - Telarc (2)

16. Jeffrey P. Ross - My Pleasure - Doc Blues (2)

17. Bob Seeley - Detroit Style Boogie And Blues Piano - Bob Seeley

Music(2)

18. Otis Taylor - Double V - Telarc (2)

19. Tad Robinson - Did You Ever Wonder - Severn (2)

20. Rod Piazza And The Mighty Flyers - Keepin It Real - Blind Pig (2)

21. Muddy Waters - Hard Again - Epic Legacy (2)

22. Muddy Waters - King Bee - Epic Legacy (2)

23. Little Richard - Get Down With It - Epic Legacy (1)

24. Various Artists - Windy City blues - Stax (1)

25. Sunnyland Slim - Highway 61 - Fuel 2000 (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1. Conrad Herwig - Another Kind Of Blue: The Latin Side Of Miles Davis

- Half Note (5)

2. Monty Alexander And Ernest Ranglin - Rock Steady - Telarc (4)

3. Afro-Bop Alliance - Encarnacion - Cubop.com (4)

4. Oliver Lake - Dat Love - Passin' Thru (4)

5. Candido And Graciela - Inovidale - Chesky Records - (4)

6. Caetano Veloso - A Foreign Sound - Nonesuch (3)

7. The Mambo Kings - Marinera - Mambo Kingdom Music (3)

8. Vinicius Cantuaria - Horse And Fish - Bar None (3)

9. Sandra Luna - Tango Varon - Time Square (3)

10. Luciana Souza - Nervda - Sunnyside (3)

11. The Body Acoustic - The Body Acoustic - Chesky Records (3)

12. Tony Lujan - Tribute - Bella (2)

13. Chembo Corneil - Portrait In Rhythms - Chemboro Recordings (2)

14. Rhumbumba - Rhumbumba - Sea Breeze (2)

15. Plena Libre - Iestamos Gazando! - Time Square (2)

16. Bio Ritmo - Bio Ritmo - Loctur (2)

17. Diane Marino - On The Street Where You Live - M & M Records (1)

18. Ramon Valle Trio - No Escape - ACT (1)

19. Like Water - To The Roots - Likewaterdrumworks.com (1)

20. Quinteto Pixinguinha - Quinteto Pixinguinha - Quinteto Pixinguinha

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