Raissa St. Pierre   PoOPlist 2006



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1. VA - Fonotone Box set 5 CDs - (Joe Bussard's 78rpm label) comes w/ great book, bottle opener and postcards

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2. Ali Farka Toure - The King of the desert 'blues' singers - Savane (World Circut)

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3. Wayne Hancock - Tulsa (Bloodshot) honky tonk at its swingin best

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4. New Orleans Preservation Hall Jazz Band - Shake That Thing (Preservation Hall)
4. New Orleans Jazz Vipers - Hope You're Comin' Back (NOJV)
* Visit New Orleans Musicians Hurricane Relief Fund (www.nomhrf.com). This organization was set up by Ben Jaffe who runs Preservation Hall and plays the Tuba in the band. visit the website and see all of their great work. donate. With their support the Jazz Vipers were able to make the above mentioned CD.

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5. VA - London is the Place for Me 2: Calypso, Kwela, Highlife & Jazz from Young Black London (Honest Jons Records)

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6. VA - The Last King of Scotland Soundtrack (Rounder)

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7. VA - 2006 Southern Music CD - OXFORD American (CMT) compilation accompanies OA's music issue

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8. Hunger Mountain Boys - Three (Old - Fi records)

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9. VA - Lost and Found: Girl Groups Box Set: One Kiss Can Lead to Another 4 CDs (Rhino)

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10. Wanda Jackson - I Remember Elvis (Golden Lane Records)

11. Kashmere Stage Band - Texas Thunder Soul (1968-1974) Houston TX High School Stage band 2 CDs (Now-Again)
12. Pine Leaf Boys - La Musique (Arhoolie)
13. VA - Good For What Ails You, Music of the Medicine Shows 1926-1937 2 CDs (Old Hat)
14. VA - The Stuff that Dreams are Made Of; Super Rarities & unissued gems of the 1920s & 30s 2 CDs R. Crumb artwork adorns (Yazoo)
15. Johnny Cash - American V Johnny Cash - A Hundred Highways (American)
16. VA - Classic Railroad Songs (Smithsonian Folkways)
17. Lycaon Pictus - Personal Disaster (Avant God)
18. The Billy Nayer Show - The American Astronaut (Soundtrack to the film. It's a space western)
19. Carl Hancock Rux - Good Bread Alley (Thirsty Ear)
20. Asha Bhosle - Love Supreme 2 CDs (Times Square Records)


1. Mose Allison outdoors @ Albany (by far and away one of the best live music experiences, of my life)
2. Jon Spencer - Casket Draggers - Buck-it @ Gage Street Underground, Kingston
3. Tin Men @ The Black Swan, Tivoli
4. Seth and Chops @ Burt's Inn, Craryville
5. The Sadies & Eddie Palmieri @ Bearsville Theater, Woodstock
6. The Slits & Shellshag @ Bard, thanks to WXBC (Bard's radio)
7. KMOCA (Kingston Museum of Contemporary Art), Neil VanderVloed (artwork) Kent McGregor (My Other Car is Silver) Kingston
8. French Quarter Festival @ New Orleans
9. The Charms @ Colony Cafe, Woodstock. Thanks to Stacy Fine
10. Smokey's (Hormel) Western Combo, Big Sky Ensemble & the Bindlestiff Family Cirkus @ SpiegelTent at Bard


XM Dylan's theme time radio!!
WDST 100.1 Little Steven's Underground Garage. on Sundays 8-10pm
WFMU 90.1 DJ Trouble "This is the Modern World" (www.wfmu.org) Thur 9am -12 noon
WBCR-lp 97.7 Great Barrington, MA. Berkshire Community Radio (www.berkshireradio.org)


Shortbus - directed by John Cameron Mitchell (aka Hedwig)
We Jam Econo - The Story of the Minutemen (Rocket Fuel Films, June 2006 dir. Tim Irwin, produced by Keith Schieron & San Pedro Film Society)
Forest For the Trees (Doc about Earth First Activist Judi Bari and her lawyer Dennis Cunningham. They sued the FBI and won) dir. Bernadine Mellis
Trudell (Doc. about American Indian activist and musician/ poet John Trudell) dir. Heather Rae


Honky Tonk Angels and Hillbilly Heroes by Holly George Warren
I Like You: Hospitality Under the Influence by Amy Sedaris
The Wisdom of Sun Ra: Sun Ra's Broadsheets and Streetcorner Leaflets Edited by Anthony Elms & John Corbett
Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World by Mark Kurlansky
American Purgatorio: A Novel by John Haskell