13 December 2007

Sunday 9 December 07 Playlist

The Surfaris: Wipeout
Count Basie: Basie's jungle bells
Etta James: Bye bye blackbird
Kirsty MacColl & The Pogues: Miss Otis regrets
Bobby Darin: Mac the knife
Gordon Lightfoot: If you could read my mind
Louis Armstrong: Cool Yule
Jeff Buckley: Hallelujah
Mel Torme: Christmas is here
Kate Bush: The man with the child in his eyes
Lou Rawls: Have yourself a merry little Christmas

Featured album: Stax - Sweet Soul Music
Booker T & the MGs: Green onions
Isaac Hayes: Theme from Shaft
Sam & Dave: Hold on, I'm coming
Bar-Kays: Last night

Featured artist: Marilyn Monroe
With Jane Russell: A little girl from Little Rock
With Jane Russell: Bye bye baby
Diamonds are a girl's best friend
Happy birthday, Mr President

Featured songwriter outtakes from musical films: Irving Berlin

From Annie get your Gun, Howard Keel: Colonel Buffalo Bill
From Alexander's Ragtime Band, Ethel Merman: Marching along with time
From Annie get your Gun, Judy Garland: They say it's wonderful
From Idiot's Delight, Clark Gable: Puttin' on the Ritz (included!)