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VPR Morning Edition Music Beds For the Week of 10/6/14

Monday, October 6:

5:59am: The Meters: "Here Comes the Meter Man", from the album of the same name.

6:20am: Takuya Kuroda: "Rising Son", from the album of the same name.

6:49am: Medeski, Scofield, Martin, and Wood: "I Know You", from "Juice."

6:58am: Stanley Clarke Band: "Pop Virgil", from "Up."

7:20am: Booker T and the MG's: "Potato Hole", from the album of the same name.

7:58am: Scott Witte: "Bounce", from "Sound Shadows."

8:20am: Electric Sorcery: "The Nubian", from "Electric Sorcery."

8:39am: Lemongrass: "Fritz the Cat", from "Filmotheque."

8:50am: Umphrey's McGee: "Thin Air", Live from Mountain Jam Music Festival, Hunter, NY., 6/5/14.

8:59am: Victor Wooten: "The Lesson", from "Palmystery."

Tuesday, October 7:

5:59am: Duke Ellington, Max Roach, and Charles Mingus: "Caravan", from "Money Jungle."

6:20am: Galactic: "Everybody Wants Some, Part 2", from "Coolin' Off."

6:49am: Shawn Lee and the Ping Pong Orchestra: "Tablacadabra", from "World of Funk."

6:58am: Railroad Earth: "The Wheel", from "Jerry Jams For Rex II."

7:20am: Medeski, Scofield, Martin, and Wood: "The Times They Are A'Changin'", from "Juice."

7:58am: McCoy Tyner: "Walk Spirit, Talk Spirit", from "Quartet."

8:20am: Rock Candy Funk Party: "Octopus E", from "We Want Groove."

8:39am: Stanley Clarke: "I Have Something To Tell You Tonight", from "Up."

8:50am: String Cheese Incident: "I Wish", Live from Red Rocks, Morrison, CO., 8/10/07.

8:59am: Marc Carey Focus Trio: "He Who Hops Around", from "Four Directions."

Wednesday, October 8:

5:59am: David Holmes: "Kensington Chump", from the soundtrack to the film "Ocean's 13."

6:20am: Crimson Jazz Trio: "21st Century Schizoid Man", from "King Crimson Songbook, Vol. 1."

6:49am: Frank Vignola: "Walking on the Moon", from "Melody Magic."

6:58am: Bill Frisell: "Turn, Turn, Turn", from "Guitar in the Space Age."

7:20am: Stanley Clarke: "Up", from the album of the same name.

7:58am: Akiko Tsugura: "Battle Hymn of the Republic", from "St. Louis Blues."

8:20am: David Cullen: "Blue Counterpoint", from "One Night, One Guitar."

8:39am: Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola: "Blue Pepper", from "Duke Ellington."

8:50am: Beastie Boys: "Ricky's Theme", from "Ill Communication."

8:59am: Mongo Santamaria: "Feelin' Alright", from the album of the same name.

Thursday, October 9:

5:59am: Regina Carter: "Artisiya", from "Reverse Thread."

6:20am: New Mastersounds: "Coming Down", from "Be Yourself."

6:49am: Masa Sumide: "Addicted To Swing", from "Cool Exposure."

6:58am: Bill Frisell: "Messin' With the Kid", from "Guitar in the Space Age."

7:20am: David Ornette Cherry: "It's Hard To Get A Date If You're A Communist", from "The Hillsboro Story."

7:58am: Nir Felder: "Bandits", from "Golden Age."

8:20am: Bonerama: "Moby Dick", from "Live at the Old Point."

8:39am: Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band: "Almost Acoustic." 

8:50am: The Black Crowes: "Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere", Live from the BC Roadshow, NYC, 10/27/13.

8:59am: Pharoah Sanders: "Astral Traveling", from "Thembi."

Friday, October 10:

5:59am: Patrice Rushen: "Red Clay", from "Piano, Bass, and Drums."

6:20am: Russ Barenberg: "The Man In the Hat", from "When At Last."

6:49am: Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola: "Rockin' In Rhythm", from "Duke Ellington."

6:58am: Bill Frisell: "Rebel Rouser", from "Guitar in the Space Age."

7:20am: Gua Gua: "Sandia", from "Tres."

7:58am: Omaha Diner: “Wishing Well”, from “Omaha Diner.”

8:20am: Kool and the Gang: “Breezes and Soul”, from "Kool Jazz."

8:39am: Grateful Dead: "Eyes of the World", Live from Winterland Arena, San Francisco, CA., 6/8/77.

8:50am: Eric McFadden: "Jockey Full of Bourbon", from "Pull A Rabbit Out of His Hat, Vol. 1."

8:59am: Pretenders: "Space Invader", from "Pretenders."

A graduate of NYU with a Master's Degree in journalism, Mitch has more than 20 years experience in radio news. He got his start as news director at NYU's college station, and moved on to a news director (and part-time DJ position) for commercial radio station WMVY on Martha's Vineyard. But public radio was where Mitch wanted to be and he eventually moved on to Boston where he worked for six years in a number of different capacities at member station a Senior Producer, Editor, and fill-in co-host of the nationally distributed Here and Now. Mitch has been a guest host of the national NPR sports program "Only A Game". He's also worked as an editor and producer for international news coverage with Monitor Radio in Boston.
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