The Other Side Of The Tracks Playlist
February 15, 2001
hosted by Dag Weiser



 

This show was dedicated to the countless musicians that didnít even get mentioned on the Ken Burns jazz documentary, much less covered in any way. Never mind the great but virtually unknown outside artists like Alan Silva, Burton Green, Milford Graves or Arthur Doyle. The folks on this show are well known, even mainstream in certain jazz circles. Awesome influential musicians, yet not deemed worthy by the Branford Marsalisís of the jazz world, and I barely scratched the surface. Someday I hope that this wrong is righted.

Sun Ra---There Are Other Worlds They Have Not Told You Of---Lanquidity CD

Sun Ra---Dancing Shadows---Nothing Is LP

Sam Rivers---Streams---Recorded and Performed at the Montreux Jazz Festival LP

Albert Ayler---Bells---1966/Live at Lorrach LP

Pharoah Sanders---Balance---Iziphozam CD

Marion Brown---Tokalokaloka---Geechee Recollections LP

Eric Dolphy---Sorino---Stockholm Sessions LP

Dewey Redman---Innerconnection and Imani---Ear of the Behearer CD

Art Ensemble of Chicago---Folkus--- Nice Guys LP

Cecil Taylor---Conquistador---Song and LP title

(For the record, the Art Ensemble and Cecil Taylor were both mentioned briefly on the show, but only in the most dismissive and rude ways imaginable)

Henry Threadgill & Make A Move---100 Year Old Game---Whereís Your Cup CD

Rahsaan Roland Kirk---Sax Concerto---Prepare Thyself To Deal With A Miracle LP
 


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