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What do you get when you put Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Bob Weir and Bongwater together?! Total WTF, that's what!

David Sanborn’s show, Night Music, had numerous interesting and entertaining musical groupings. This just might be the weirdest. This episode (Night Music #39, if you wanna investigate further), also included MJQ, and a duo of John Lurie (of Lounge Lizards/Jim Jarmusch movie fame) with Nana Vasconcelos.

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"Alligator Wine" - Jeff Buckley vs. Screamin' Jay Hawkins

While customizing this blog to ready it for publication, I opened up Spotify to give myself a soundtrack to work to. I didn’t have anything particular in mind, in which case my go to music is usually something I’m intimately familiar with already. 435 more words

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Classic Rock Almanac July 18, 2014

Drummer Jack Irons celebrates his 52nd birthday today (Friday).

Which one of these groups has Irons never been a member of?

a)  Pearl Jam
b)  Soundgarden… 864 more words

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Classic Rock Almanac July 18, 2014

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Today’s Question:  Drummer Jack Irons celebrates his 52nd birthday today (Friday).

Which one of these groups has Irons never been a member of?

a)  Pearl Jam… 897 more words

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0256 Little Demon – Screamin' Jay Hawkins (1956)

This song was the B-side to Screamin’ Jay Hawkins’ single I Put A Spell On You. The single sold over a million copies but failed to make the R&B or pop charts in America. 54 more words

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0255 I Put A Spell On You – Screamin' Jay Hawkins (1956)

Screamin’ Jay Hawkins’ real name was Jalacy Hawkins. He wrote and recorded this song in 1956. It was released as a single with Little Demon… 51 more words

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