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Greg Vandy
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 5 PM
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DJ Comment: The last album he recorded before his tragic death ; http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=17267529
A Change Is Gonna Come
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DJ Comment: Originally released in 1966: http://www.folkways.si.edu/barbara-dane-and-the-chambers-brothers/american-folk-struggle-protest/music/album/smithsonian
We'll Never Turn Back
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DJ Comment: Mavis Staples talks about MLK: http://northbynorthwestern.com/story/mavis-staples-reflects-on-martin-luther-king-jr/
What You Gonna Do?
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DJ Comment: Video of "How Long That Train Been Gone":http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZcaAcTBcyaU ; http://www.culturalequity.org/alanlomax/ce_alanlomax_profile_mable_hillery.php
Don't You Think It's About Time That We All Be Free
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DJ Comment: This last set all in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1964/king-bio.html
Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. Speaking
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People Get Ready
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DJ Comment: The three girls grew up singing together in Montgomery, Alabama
Keep Your Hand on the Plow
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DJ Comment: Extensive liner notes available for download: http://www.folkways.si.edu/TrackDetails.aspx?itemid=29299
Wade in the Water
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DJ Comment: Video of this song live: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5IOub-L0eJU
Wade in the Water
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DJ Comment: Reissue of their self-released 1971 album: http://lightintheattic.net/artists/279-pastor-t-l-barrett-and-the-youth-for-christ-choir/bio
Like a Ship
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DJ Comment: Wrote with his wife in 1966, after seeing a news piece about soldiers coming back from Vietnam addicted to opium
Hymn No. 5
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DJ Comment: African-American music festival in 1972 at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, to commemorate the 7th anniversary of the Watts Riots ; the documentary was released the following year ; http://www.scpr.org/programs/offramp/2012/08/24/28079/40-years-ago-wattstax-festival-brought-112000-afri/
I Like the Things About Me
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DJ Comment: 1969
Break in the Road
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Dynamite
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DJ Comment: B-side of "You Don't Love Me": http://www.sirshambling.com/artists_2012/W/obrey_wilson/index.php
Headman
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DJ Comment: 1971 Holland-Dozier-Holland tune (though credited to their pseudonym writing team: C. Wilson and Ronald Dunbar)
She's Not Just Another Woman
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DJ Comment: Written by Dave Mason of Traffic and released on their 1968 self-titled album
Feelin' Alright
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