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Music For The Recession
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04/18/2009
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In this episode:

Music About Being Down and Out

 

Host:

Music for and about the recession. Selections that seem to highlight the downturn in our economy.

Playlist

04/17/2009

 

 

 

 

 

Artist

Title

Label

Number

 

 

Michael Douglas

Greed Is Good

 

 

 

 

Taj Mahal

The Hustle Is On

Private Music

582139

 

 

Jimmie Stewart

Bank Run

 

 

 

 

Eddie Harris

I Need Some Money

WEA

IIL8

 

 

John Lee Hooker

I Need Some Money

Rhino

71915

 

 

Andy Bey

Brother Can You Spare A Dime?

12th Street

9292892

 

 

Jimmy Witherspoon

Money Is Getting Cheaper

On The Spot

582137

 

 

Elie Weisell

Madoff

On-Point

 

 

 

Sam Phillips

Love and Kisses

Virgin

39438

 

 

Jimmie Stewart

Angry George Bailey

 

 

 

 

Ben Harper

Don't Take That Attitude to Your Grave

Virgin

39320

 

 

Lyle Lovitt

You've Been So Good Up to Now

MCA

10475

 

 

Buckwheat Zydeco

What You Gonna' Do?

Island

842925

 

 

Keven Phillips

Bad Money/Where We Live

 

 

 

 

Cannonball Adderley

Jive Samba

Riverside

30072

 

 

Ira Glass

NINA Loan/This American Life

 

 

 

 

Billie Holiday

God Bless the Child

Verve

849434

 

 

Eric Clapton

Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out

Reprise

45024

 

 

Keb Mo

Last Fair Deal Gone Down

Okeh

67316

 

 

Bob Dylan

Everything Is Broken

Columbia

85168

 

 

Bruce Springsteen

The Ghost of Tom Joad

Columbia

67484

 

 

Los Lobos & Little Willie G.

Is This All There Is

Hollywood

62443

 

 

NPR News

Jobless Rate

 

 

 

 

Jimmie Witherspoon

Big Boss Man

On The Spot

582137

 

 

Nat Adderley

Work Song

Riverside

363

 

 

Joan Armatrading

Something's Gotta' Blow

429Records

17625

 

 

Peter Finch

Network

 

 

 

 

Les McCann & Eddie Harris

Compared to What

Atlantic

72452

 

 

Bob Dylan

Blind Willie McTell

Columbia

82876

 

 

Sonny Boy Williamson

Welfare Store Blues

Universal

11877

 

 

Peter Finch

Network

 

 

 

 

Don Henley

Everybody Knows

A&M

540249

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 
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