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The Jewel Case: Number Bands (05.30.19)


We're paying tribute to "NUMBER BANDS"- bands and artists who feature numbers in their names. We'll be hearing from the Four Tops, the B-52s, MC5, and whole mess of others, but first...

  • The High Numbers- Leaving Here
  • Jimi Hendrix- Freedom
  • 45 Grave- Evil
  • Niney The Observer- Blood and Fire
  • Sam Phillips- Baby I Can’t Please You
  • David Bazan- When We Fell
  • The Benny Goodman Sextet ft. Count Basie- Wholly Cats (HB Benny Goodman)
  • The Clash- Rock The Casbah(HB Topper Headon)
  • Rachid Taha- Rock El Casbah
  • Gogol Bordello- Start Wearing Purple
  • Dennis Brown- Man Next Door
  • J.D. McPherson- Mother Of Lies
  • Ronnie Hudson & The Street People- West Coast Poplock
  • 1000 Homo DJs- Supernaut

And now for the theme: Number Bands

  • The Minus 5- Bambi Molester
  • The B-52’s- 6060-842
  • Charles Wright & the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band- Spreadin’ Honey
  • Deltron 3030- Mastermind
  • Old 97’s- Jagged
  • Sixteen Horsepower- I Seen What I Saw
  • The James Hunter Six- Free Your Mind (While You Still Got Time) 
  • U2- Desire
  • The Harmonizing Four- Oh Sinner
  • The Phantom Six Plastic Rain
  • Slant 6- Don’t You Ever
  • Count Five- Mailman
  • Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five- Heebie Jeebies
  • Jackson 5- I Want You Back
  • The’s- The Barracuda
  • Jurassic 5- The Influence
  • 23 Skidoo- Coup
  • Fun Boy Three- The Lunatics Have Taken Over The Asylum
  • The Hot 8 Brass Band- Ghost Town
  • MC5- Kick Out The Jams
  • The Four Brothers- Takava Neko
  • The 101ers- Motor Boys Motor
  • United 8-  Getting Uptown (To Get Down) 
  • The Four Tops- I Can’t Help Myself (Sugarpie, Honeybunch)
  • Sugarman 3- Funky So-And-So
  • Outkast (Andre 3000)- Dracula’s Wedding
  • Funky Four +1- That’s The Joint
  • Timbuk3- The Future’s So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades
  • Ten Years After- Spoonful
  • Buick 6- Righteously 
  • Los Super Seven- Compay Gato
  • Galaxie 500- Fourth Of July

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.

A lifelong Miami Valley resident, Tod Weidner grew up in Ludlow Falls before moving to Dayton in the early 1990s. Tod has been heavily involved in the Dayton Music Scene for over 20 years, as both a solo performer and a member of such bands as The Motel Beds, Shrug, The American Static, and Set The Controls, to name just a few.