Friday, October 05, 2007

Friday Random Ten

If it's Friday, it's time for a random glimpse at the soundtrack of the day.

Texas Girl at the Funeral of Her Father - - - Randy Newman
For No One - - - Beatles
After The Gold Rush - - - Neil Young (live bootleg)
Stainless Steel - - - Speedy West
Kokomo - - - Buckwheat Stevenson
Rose Room - - - Teddy Wilson
Swing 41 - - - Django Rienhardt
Sugar - - - Leon Redbone
One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer - - - Snooks Eglin
If I Could Be With You - - - Mae West (with the piano great Harry "the Hipster" Gibson)

Random bonus

That Ole Devil Called Love - - - Billie Holiday


Blogger seventh sister said...

I love that you still call him Buckwheat.

7:13 PM  
Blogger The Minstrel Boy said...

that's what he was calling himself when i met him. i was always impressed, both with his songwriting skills, but with that beautiful voice. hypnotising and effortless beauty. and he was a sweet, sweet kid.

8:42 PM  
Anonymous Lisa said...

What an interesting mix--nostalgic, wistful. . . but the bonus track tells me, hopeful,too.

10:09 PM  

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