45 Sessions Recap 11.23.07

I am not an animal…..Devil Dick laying down heat

Just a quick recap from last night, as another Asbury Park 45 Session is in the history books. All in all the night went well, except for a few power surges caused by the throngs of Jack the Ripper groupies who were dancing so hard on the stage to knock out turntable one periodically. Apologies to those who were listening live for the mishap, but for those of you who are musicians/ DJs, you know the perils of a live show. The photo above is Devil Dick in all his glory, spinning some unbelievable fuzzed out Funk. I will post all the play lists as they come in. I’m off to straighten out some 45s that desperately need to be boxed. Big Ups to Bob Shannon, Funky16, Connie T. Empress, DJ Prime, Vincent the Soul Chef, M.Fasis, and of course DJ Bluewater (who sold yet another box of heat) for hanging and making the night a success. The next Session will be sometime in January, with a Guest Selector TBA. Lots of new faces this time which leads me to believe the word is spreading, and people are getting hip to some real music.

DJ Prestige’s 11.23.07 Asbury Park 45 Session Play List

Intro: Bob Shannon over Lou Rawls – You Made Me So Very Happy/ Capitol
Jimmy Castor – Psycho Man/ Capitol
Stoned Soul Picnic – One Dollar Hotel/ Raw Wax
Wilson Pickett – Engine Number 9/ Atlantic
Marsha Hunt – (Oh No!) Not the Beast Day/ Vertigo
Ground Hog – Bumpin’/ Gemigo
The Brothers and Sisters (feat Sister Gheri) – Chained/ Calla
Hot Butter – Getting It On/ Dynamo
Dennis Coffey – Getting It On ’75/ Sussex
The 13th Amendment – The Stretch/ Soul Stream
Otis and Carla – Tramp (x2)
Lowell Fulsom – Tramp/ Kent
Elijah and the Ebonies – Hot Grits!/ Capsoul
Della Reese – Compared To What/ AVCO Embassy
Mophono – Tighten Up Remix/ CB Records
Willie Gresham & the Free Food Ticket – Step By Step/ Majesty
Nina Simone – Save Me/ RCA
Gus “The Groove” Lewis – Let The Groove Move Ya/ Tou Sea
Gloria Taylor – Grounded/ Silver Fox
TNT Band – Meditation/ Cotique

Devil Dick Playlist

Sir Joe and Free Soul – (I’ve Got) So Much Trouble In My Mind – Mantis
Bob Franklin’s Insanity – Don’t Lose What You Got (Trying To Get Back What You Had) – Westbound
The Moods – King Hustler – Red Dog
Fantastic Epics – Fun and Funk Part III – Tories
Third Guitar – Down To The River – Rojac
The Wild Magnolias – Smoke My Peace Pipe (Smoke It Right) – Polydor
Ike & Tina Turner & The Ikettes – Contact High – Liberty
Sound Experience – 40 Acres and A Mule – Soulville
Iron Knowledge – Show Stopper – Tammy
Masters Of Soul – I Hate You (In The Daytime And Love You At Night)- Duke
Bags – It’s Heavy – GSF

Funky 16 Corners aka Larry Grogan Playlist:

Gene Waiters – Shake & Shingaling Pt1 (Fairmount)
Marlena Shaw – California Soul (Cadet)
The Highlighters – Lulu (Chess)
Gunga Din – Snake Pit (Valise)
The Fabulous Fantoms – The Mau Mau Pt1 (Big Deal)
Freddy Scott & his Orchestra – Pow City (Marlin)
Marva Whitney – Things Got To Get Better (Get Together) (King)
The Exotics – Boogaloo Investigator (Excello)
Lionel Hampton & his Inner Circle of Jazz – Greasy Greens (Glad Hamp)
Senor Soul – Don’t Lay Your Funky Trip On Me (Whiz)
Lavell Hardy – Don’t Lose Your Groove (Rojac)
Wee Willie Walker – Ticket To Ride (Goldwax)
Eldridge Holmes – Pop Popcorn Children (Atco)
Brother Jack McDuff – Theme From Electric Surfboard (Blue Note)
Roy Thompson – Sookie Sookie (Okeh)
Village Callers – Hector (Rampart)
Brown Brothers of Soul – Cholo (Specialty)
Spinners – It’s a Shame (VIP)
Laura Lee – Crumbs Off the Table (Hot Wax)
Bobby Taylor & the Vancouvers- If You Love Her (Gordy)

Connie T. Empress Set:

Beware The Stranger – Hypnotics (La Coupe UK)
Keep On Keeping On – The Vibrations (Okeh)
Leaving Here – Tommy Good (Gordy)
Karate – The Emperor’s (Mala)
I Don’t Want Trouble – Barbara & The Browns (Stax)
Oo Wee Baby – The Ivy Tones (Red Top)
Whiplash – The Shells (Conlo)
Sweet Things You Do – Eddie Floyd (Stax)
I Wanna Jump – Ike & Tina Turner (UA)
Twist It Up – Herbert Hunter (Hit)
You Ain’t Ready – Lou Courtney (Riverside)
Why Girl – The Precisions (Drew dj copy)
You Hit Me Right Where It Hurt Me – Alice Clark (Canterbury)
Everybody’s Going Wild – Curtis Lee & The KCP’s (Rojac)
She Tried To Kiss Me – Butlers (Liberty Bell dj copy)
Skiing In The Snow – The Invitations (Out Of The Past reissue)

DJ Prime Set List
tyrone davis – a woman needs to be loved (dakar)
screamin’ jay hawkins – i put a spell on you (collectables)
israel tolbert – big leg woman (warren)
isley brothers – work to do (t neck)
jean knight – you think you’re hot stuff (stax)
detroit sex machines – rap it together (soul track)
the meters – cabbage alley (reprise)
calvin arnold – funky way (venture)
midnight movers unltd – put your mind in your pocket (renee)
dyke and the blazers – funky bull pt. 1 (original sound)
the 8th day – it’s instrumental to be free (invictus)
don covay – ice cream man (atlantic)
linda jones – makes me surrender (loma)
dr. john – right place, wrong time (atco)
latin breed – hard to handle (funk45)
black heat – chip’s funk (atlantic)
james brown – ain’t it funky now (polydor)
the staple singers – this world (stax)
antibalas – family affair (mind)
jj malone – it’s a shame (galaxy)
a small change deconstruction – steviano italiano (bstrd boots)
soulful strings – within you, without you (cadet)
jerry o – karate boo-ga-loo (shout)
alvin cash – keep on dancing (toddlin’ town)
dyke and the blazers – we got more soul (original sound)
ricardo ray – nitty gritty (alegre)
the electric express – it’s the real thing pt. 1 (lingo)
hank ballard – come on wit’ it (king)
bronx river parkway – agua con sal (t&s)
peggy scott & jo jo benson – soushake (sss international)
spanky wilson – little things mean a lot (mothers records)

I’m sorting out the JamNow! files, so hopefully they will be available for the DJs and whoever wants to check them out on Jam now shortly. Please be patient and I will try to get the files going as soon as I can.

Keep Diggin’

4 responses to “45 Sessions Recap 11.23.07

  1. haha! good times man, good times!

    mucho gracias brother for putting together such a fun night!!!

    awesome sets by all!

    now, where did i put my keys….

  2. Pingback: Almost 5 Days in Jersey/Recovery - I think I’m Outta Breath « Eyeeatmusic’s Weblog·

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