Sunday, December 23, 2012

'Tis the Sunday before Christmas...in Ahmet's House!

Join us tonight at 7PM ET as we wrap up 2012...just two days before Christmas. The gifts Ahmet gave us still shine and sparkle...and like fine wines, they only get better with age. Let's share some jazz, R & B, Rock and Holiday classics...from the great Atlantic catalogue. Put your best suit on, and turn it up to 10!

Always the gentleman, Ahmet Ertegun
 
 
Birthdays: Robin and Maurice Gibb, Carla Thomas, Keith Richards
 
 
Song List:
 
River---Joni Mitchell
The Song Remains the Same---Led Zeppelin
I've Fallen in Love With You---Carla Thomas
What'd I'd Say?---Ray Charles
Mr. Soul---Rush
I Believe in Father Christmas---Emerson, Lake and Palmer
New York Mining Disaster of 1941---The Bee Gee's
Happy---The Rolling Stones
Salt of the Earth---Mick and Keith (acoustic--live)
Just My Imagination---The Rolling Stones
Presents for Christmas---Solomon Burke
Morning, Noon and Night---Big Joe Turner  
 
As always, the podcast is available here  http://paradigms.bz/wbkm/AhmetsHouse12232012.mp3 

You can also listen in iTunes (free subscription) at http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ahmets-house/id555391588

Thank you for listening! Your servant of the music, Tony Gallucci
 
 
 


Sunday, December 16, 2012

Remembering Ahmet...always, remembering

It's tough to think about Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun in the past tense, as he was a man so full of life. Come celebrate that life and legacy...Aretha to Zeppelin..as we do our best to keep his work alive...tonight in "Ahmet's House. 7PM ET, only on www.wbkm.org

 
The One and Only 
 
 
Birthdays: Dickie Betts; Carmine Appice
 
 
Songs:
 
Yours is No Disgrace---Yes
No Quarter---Led Zeppelin
Until You Come Back to Me---Aretha Franklin
Blue Sky---The Allman Brothers Band
The Christmas Song---King Curtis
Little Wing---Derek and the Dominos
Night Time is the Right Time---Ray Charles
You Keep Me Hangin' On---Vanilla Fudge
Winter---Tori Amos
 
As always, the podcast is available here  http://paradigms.bz/wbkm/AhmetsHouse12162012.mp3

You can also listen in iTunes (free subscription) at http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ahmets-house/id555391588

Thank you for listening! Your servant to the music, Tony Gallucci
 
 


Sunday, December 9, 2012

A Whole Lotta Love tonight in Ahmet's House!

Greetings fellow travelers! Tonight I will have the chance to share some of what went on in the Washington, DC boyhood "Ahmet's House" of Ahmet and Nesuhi, as I traveled there to attend another sensational jazz show at Ambassador Tan's residence. Jazz of course will be served up tonight too, supplemented by a hearty dose of rock n' roll, and perhaps a Christmas classic as well. Join us if you can for the live radio show tonight at 7PM EST, or check out the podcasts available below. Only on www.wbkm.org.

Tony with the legendary Herbie Hancock!
 
Birthdays: Dave Brubeck, Gregg Allman; In Memoriam...John Lennon 
 
Songs:

Long Time Gone---Crosby, Stills and Nash
Rain---Gregg Allman
Ain't She Sweet---The Beatles
Respectable---The Rolling Stones
Whole Lotta Love---Led Zeppelin (live)
Truth is Fallen---Dave Brubeck
It's Not My Cross to Bear---The Allman Brothers Band
Gamblin' Man Blues---Champion Jack Dupree
Merry Christmas Baby---Otis Redding
 
As always, the podcast is available here http://paradigms.bz/wbkm/AhmetsHouse12092012  

You can also listen in iTunes (free subscription) at http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ahmets-house/id555391588

Thank you for listening! Your servant to the music, Tony Gallucci
 

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Back in the House tonight...Ahmet's House!

So glad to be back with you after the Thanksgiving holiday. Skydog, Bonzo, Trane and Bags, The Glimmer Twins...all familiar names, homage to great and passionate players...all in Ahmet's House...tonight at 7PM...only on WBKM!


The Allman Brothers
 
Birthdays: Duane Allman
 
Song List:
 
Black Dog---Led Zeppelin
Badge---Cream
Bean's Place---Coleman Hawkins
Goin' Down Slow---Duane Allman
In a Sentimental Mood---Dr. John
Rebecca---Big Joe Turner
All Down the Line---The Rolling Stones
I'm Having Fun---King Curtis and Jack Dupree
Back Door Santa---Clarence Carter
Jessica---Herbie Hancock
Three Little Words---John Coltrane and Milt Jackson
 

As always, the podcast is available here http://paradigms.bz/wbkm/AhmetsHouse12022012.mp3 

You can also listen in iTunes (free subscription) at http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ahmets-house/id555391588

Thank you for listening! Your host, Tony Gallucci