WMUH Radio
"Tuesday Morning AM/FM Show"
Playlist for March 27, 2007

THEME: Big, Little Big
Taj Mahal - Big Legged Mommas Are Back in Style - 4:19 from 2005's The Essential Taj Mahal
Petra Haden & Bill Frisell - John Hardy Was a Desperate Little Man (A.P. Carter) - 2:40 from 2003's Petra Haden & Bill Frisell
M. Ward - Big Boat w/Jenny Lewis - 2:45 from 2004's Transistor Radio
Lily Allen - Not Big - 3:16 from 2007's Alright, Still
Belle & Sebastian - Funny Little Frog - 3:08 from 2006's The Life Pursuit
Yonder Mountain String Band - Little Rabbit (Traditional) - 7:46 from 2004's Mountain Tracks, Vol. 3
Steve Forbert - Big City Cat - 2:36 from 1978's Alive on Arrival
Jenny Lewis with the Watson Twins - The Big Guns - 2:32 from 2006's Rabbit Fur Coat

FEATURED ARTIST: Mississippi John Hurt
This half-hour is dedicated to an amazing guitarist who died in November 2, 1966 - Mississippi John Hurt. His fingerpicking style really predates the blues but he is lumped in with this category because of where he was born, his age and his uniqueness. I consider him more of a folk singer. He was one of ten children in a family that loved music. He taught himself to play guitar. He first recorded music in the late 20's without notice so he went back to farming for a living until being rediscovered in the mid-1950's. His delta blues are imitated throughout the rock world. He released seven albums in the 60's.

Avalon My Home Town - 3:43 from 1970's The Best of Mississippi John Hurt
Stack O' Lee Blues - 2:57 from 2003's The Story of the Blues
Shortnin' Bread (Traditional) - 2:12 from 1972's Last Sessions
Make Me a Pallet on the Floor (Traditional) - 4:33 from 1966's Today
Candy Man Blues - 2:46 from 20's Americana Roots Songbook
Richland Women Blues - 4:03 from 1967's The Immortal Mississippi John Hurt
Salty Dog (Wiley & Zeke Morris) - 3:01 from 1970's The Best of Mississippi John Hurt
Goodnight Irene (Huddie Ledbetter) - 2:27 from 1972's Last Sessions

Queen - Fat Bottomed Girls - 4:16 from 1979's Jazz
I'm from Barcelona - This Boy w/Loney, Dear - 3:17 from 2007's Let Me Introduce My Friends
The Polyphonic Spree - Suitcase Calling - 8:50 from 2004's Together We're Heavy
Neville Brothers - Little Liza Jane (Traditional) - 3:59 from 2003's Live in New Orleans
Lauren Sheehan - Little Maggie (Traditional) - 5:09 from 2003's Some Old Lonesome Day
Bob Dylan - Maggie's Farm - 5:53 from 2005's The Bootleg Series, Vol. 7: No Direction Home - The Soundtrack

Maria Muldaur - Don't You Feel My Leg (Blue Lu Barker) - 4:24 from 1997's A Celebration of Blues: The Great Singers, Vol 2
Caroline Lavelle - Gently Johnny - 3:08 from 2004's A Distant Bell
Catie Curtis - Slave to My Belly - 3:59 from 1995's Truth from Lies
The Brunettes - Too Big for Gidget - 3:16 from 2004's Mars Loves Venus
Neko Case - This Little Light (Traditional) - 3:02 from 2004's The Tigers Have Spoken

Firewater - This Little Light of Mine (Traditional) - 3:38 from 2004's Songs We Should Have Written
PJ Harvey - Big Exit - 3:51 from 2000's Stories From the City, Stories From the Sea