WEMU Top 25 Week of October 24-30, 2004

The top 25 new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU the week of October 24-30, 2004.

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

Jazz

1. Lynne Arriale Trio ? Come Together ? Motema (12)
2. Dr. Lonnie Smith ? Too Damn Hot! ? Palmetto (11)
3. Eddie Henderson ? Time & Spaces ? Sirocco Music (8)
4. Sue Giles ? With Love From Sue ? Giles Jazz (6)
5. Alice Coltrane ? Translinear Light ? Impulse (6)
6. Dexter Gordon ? Complete Prestige Recordings ? Prestige (6)
7. Eric Alexander ? Dead Center ? High Note (5)
8. Jim Cooper ? Itchin? To Groove ? Jazzmyn (5)
9. Medeski, Martin And Wood ? The End Of The World Party ? Blue Note (4)
10. Madeleine Peyroux ? Careless Love ? Rounder (4)
11. Gerri Allen ? Life Of A Song ? Telarc (4)
12. Mr. B. ? B. At Home ? Joybox (4)
13. Papa John DeFrancesco ? Walkin? Uptown ? Savant (4)
14. Wycliffe Gordon &Garden City Gospel Choir ? In The Cross ? Criss Cross (4)
15. Al Jarreau ? Accentuate The Positive ? Verve (4)
16. Deep Blue Organ Trio ? Deep Blue Bruise ? Delmark (4)
17. Ernest Dawkins & New Horizon Ensemble ? Mean Ameen ? Delmark (4)
18. Evergreen Club Contemporary Gamelan ? Sundu Song ? Naxos (4)
19. Coleman Hawkins ? The Best Of Coleman Hawkins ? Prestige (4)
20. Ralph Peterson ? The Fo?tet Augmented ? Criss Cross (3)
21. Don Byron ? Ivey Divey ? Blue Note (3)
22. Dirty Dozen Brass Band ? Funeral For A Friend ? Ropeadope (3)
23. Conrad Herwig & Brian Lynch ? Que Viva Coltrane ? Criss Cross (3)
24. Tumbao ? Montuno Salad ? PKO (3)
25. Matthew Shipp ? Harmony And Abyss ? Thirsty Ear (3)

Blues

1. Ray Charles ? Ray: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack ? Rhino (5)
2. Mr. B ? B. At Home ? Joybox (4)
3. Nora Jean Bruso ? Going Back To Mississippi ? Severn (4)
4. Big Joe Duskin ? Big Joe Jumps Again ? Yellow Dog (3)
5. Lightning Hopkins ? The Best Of Lightning Hopkins ? Prestige (3)
6. Keb? Mo? ? Peace: Back By Popular Demand ? Epic/Okeh (3)
7. Mavis Staples ? Have A Little Faith ? Alligator (3)
8. Various Artists ? We?ll Play The Blues For You ? Stax (3)
9. Various Artists ? Soul Of The Night ? Rounder (3)
10. Various Artists - Lightning In A Bottle ? Columbia/Legacy (2)
11. E.G. Kight ? Takin? It Easy ? Blue South (2)
12. Johnny Winter ? Second Winter ? Columbia/Legacy (2)
13. Clarence ?Gatemouth? Brown ? Timeless ? Hightone (1)
14. Jay Geils, Duke Robillard and Gerry Beaudoin ? New Guitar Summit ? Stony Plain (1)
15. Kelly Hunt ? New Shade Of Blue ? Codaterra (1)
16. Jelly Roll All-Stars ? Must Be Jelly ? Severn (1)
17. Ron Levy?s Wild Kingdom ? The Best Of RLWK ? Levtronic (1)
18. Janiva Magness ? Bury Him At The Crossroads - Northern Blues (1)
19. Jimmy Norman ? Little Pieces ? Wildflower (1)
20. Paul Rishell/ Annie Raines ? Going Home ? Tone Cool/Artemis (1)
21. Willie Smith &The Juke Joint Rockers ? Bluesin? It ? Electro-Fi (1)
22. Dan Treanor & Frankie Lee ? African Wind ? Northern Blues (1)
23. Carl Weathersby ? Hold On ? CWCD (1)
24. Various Artists ? Watts Stax ? Stax (1)
25. R. L. Burnside ? A Bothered Mind ? Fat Possum (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1. Conrad Herwig & Brian Lynch ? Que Viva Coltrane ? Criss Cross (4)
2. Antibalas ? Who Is This America ? Ropeadope (3)
3. Ricky Gonzalez ? Oasis ? Rumba Jams (2)
4. Ray Mantilla ? Man-Ti-Ya ? Savant (2)
5. Al Molina ? Amigos Todos ? Jazzer (2)
6. Abdoulaye N?Diaye ? Taoue? ? Justin Time (2)
7. Omar Sosa ? Mulatos ? Ota (2)
8. Manuel Valera ? Forma Nueva ? Mavo (2)
9. Various Artists ? Gilles Peterson In Brazil ? Ether Records (2)
10. Various Artists ? Girls From Ipanema ? Universal (2)
11. Estrella Acosta ? Alma Guajira ? eStar (1)
12. Anthony Blea ? Virgen De La Caridad ? Hopping Mad Productions (1)
13. Jimmy Bosch ? El Avion De La Salsa ? JRG Records (1)
14. Carlinhos Brown ? Mil Veros: Carlinhos Brown Greatest Hits ? EMI (1)
15. Cubop City Big Band ? Arsenio ? Radio Netherlands Music (1)
16. Jazz Jamaica All-Stars ? Massive ? Dune (1)
17. Los Soneros Del Barrio ? Siguiendo La Tradicion ? Rumba Jams (1)
18. Paoli Meijas ? Mi Tambor ? paolimeijas.com (1)
19. Nueva Manteca ? Latin Tribute To Westside Story ? Munich (1)
20. Papa Mambo ? Amanecer ? Uncontrollable Records (1)
21. Rosa Passos ? Amoroso ? Sony Classical (1)
22. Quimbombo ? Quimbombo ? Testa Dura (1)
23. Gonzalo Rubalcaba ? Paseo ? Blue Note (1)
24. The Craig Russo Latin Jazz Project ? Soul Eyes ? Cagoots (1)
25. Various Artists ? Women Of Latin America ? Putumayo World Music (1)