The Jewel Case: Caffeine (12-12-19)

Dec 13, 2019

Put on a pot of mud and tune for another edition of your weekly musical multivitamin, the Jewel Case. Our theme tonight is CAFFEINE; we'll be gettin' jittery with songs about coffee and tea from everyone from Scatman Crothers to Lefty Frizzell to Black Flag and who know who else. C'mon- you weren't gonna sleep, anyway.

  • Kills Birds- Volcano
  • Ozomatli- Cumbia de los Muertos 
  • Ella Mae Morse- 40 Cups of Coffee
  • Frank Sinatra- The Coffee Song (HB Frank Sinatra)
  • Idris Muhammad- Power of Soul (HB Grover Washington, Jr.)
  • MC5- Kick Out the Jams (HB Rob Tyner)
  • Dionne Warwick- Do You Know the Way to San Jose? (HB Dionne Warwick)
  • Count Basie with Joe Williams- Roll ‘Em Pete (HB Joe Williams)
  • Sheila E- Merci for the Speed of a Mad Clown In Summer (HB Sheila E)
  • Public Image Ltd.- Rise (HB Tony Williams)
  • The Allman Brothers Band- Trouble No More (HB Dicky Betts)
  • Tower of Power- What Is Hip?
  • Led Zeppelin- Tea for One

----------THEME: Caffeine----------

  • (Nescafe Commercial)
  • Brenda Kahn- I Don’t Sleep, I Drink Coffee Instead
  • Floyd Cramer- Java
  • Mike Pedicin- Burnt Toast And Black Coffee 
  • Prince- Starfish And Coffee
  • Lefty Frizzell- Cigarettes And Coffee Blues
  • Ella Fitzgerald- Black Coffee
  • Black Flag- Black Coffee 
  • Squeeze- Black Coffee In Bed
  • Blur- Coffee & TV
  • Wild Billy Childish & The Musicians Of The British Empire- Coffee Date
  • Descendents- Coffee Mug 
  • John Scofield- Green Tea 
  • Christopher Hogwood, Emma Kirkby, Academy of Ancient Music, Rogers Covey-Crump & David Thomas- Schweigt Stille, Plaudert Nicht Cantata, BWV 211 "Coffee Cantata": 10. Chor (Terzett): Die Katze Läßt Das Mausen Nicht 
  • Scatman Crothers- Keep That Coffee Hot 
  • Bob Marley- One Cup Of Coffee 
  • Herbie Mann- Turkish Coffee
  • (Maxwell House Coffee Commercial) 
  • Combustible Edison- Short Double Latte
  • Thelonious Monk- Tea For Two 
  • Tony Alvon & The Belairs- Sexy Coffee Pot 
  • Andy Williams- House Of Bamboo
  • Masters Of Reality- T.U.S.A.
  • Spinal Tap- Cups And Cakes 
  • Glen Glenn- One Cup Of Coffee And A Cigarette 
  • Marlene Dietrich- You’re The Cream In My Coffee
  • Mississippi John Hurt- Coffee Blues
  • Bob Dylan- One More Cup Of Coffee (Valley Below) (live)
  • Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell- Black Caffeine 
  • Humble Pie- Black Coffee
  • Otis Redding- Cigarettes And Coffee
  • Paul McCartney- English Tea 
  • The Kinks- Have A Cuppa Tea 
  • Marjorie Stedeford & Carroll Gibbons and His Boy Friends- Black Coffee 
  • The Ink Spots- Java Jive 
  • The Police- Tea In The Sahara

Join Tod Weidner on Thursday, 8-11pm for The Jewel Case, a weekly celebration of all manner of musical goodness: deep cuts, forgotten treasures, and curiosities with a new theme each show spanning all genres, eras and locales.