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VPR Morning Edition Music Beds For the Week of 3/16/15

Monday, March 16:

5:59am: Go Go Penguin: "Kamaloka", from "V2.0."

6:07am: Jazz Pistols: "Mr. Smithers", from "Special Treatment."

6:18am: Tim Simonec: "Too Hip To Retire", from the soundtrack to the film "Whiplash."

6:30am: Trio Subtronic: "Subtronix", from "Cave Dweller."

6:41am: Turkuaz: "There Was A Time", from "Covers, Vol. 1."

6:59am: Brassroots: "Special Cut", from "Black-Eye Friday."

7:18am: Galactic: "Church", from "Coolin' Off."

7:30am: Stanley Clarke: "Pop Virgil", from "Up."

7:41am: John Scofield: "I'll Fly Away", from "Piety Street."

7:50am: Phish: "Peaches En Regalia", from "Live in Vegas."

7:59am: Will Patton Trio: "So Nice To Come Home To", from "6th Street Runaround."

8:18am: Charlie Hunter Quartet: "Natty Dread", from "Natty Dread."

8:30am: Brad Mehldau: "Got Me Wrong", from "Where Do You Start."

8:41am: Joe Jackson: "Steppin' Out", from "Joe Jackson Live: 1980-1986."

8:59am: String Cheese Incident: "Midnight Moonlight", from "Incident In Atlanta."

Tuesday, March 17: Happy St. Patrick's Day!

5:59am: Marc Ribot: "The Cocktail Party", from "Rootless Cosmopolitans."

6:18am: Brian Eno: "Another Green World", from "Another Green World."

6:30am: Green Lemon: "Mess", from "Green Lemon."

6:41am: Matthew Montfort: "Celtic Raga", from "Seven Serenades for Scalloped Fretboard Guitar."

6:50am: McCoy Tyner: "Greensleeves", from "Guitars."

6:59am: Tim Ries: "Ruby Tuesday", from "The Rolling Stones Project."

7:18am: Tony Trischka: "Celtic Medley", from ""Territory."

7:30am: Booker T and the MG's: "Green Onions", from "Green Onions."

7:41am: Mike Citizen: "It's Not Easy Being Green."

7:50am: The Martinis: "Hung Over", from the soundtrack to the film "Chef."

7:59am: Mark Knopfler: "Border Reiver", from "Get Lucky."

8:18am: Galactic: "Green Minute", from "Vintage Reserve."

8:30am: Kermit Ruffins: "Over the Waves", from "We Partyin' Traditional Style."

8:41am: Jerry Douglas: "Gone To Fortingall", from "Traveler."

8:59am: Charles Mingus: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling", from "Cornell 1964."

Wednesday, March 18:

5:59am: Herbie Hancock: "Norwegian Wood", from "The New Standard."

6:07am: Jimmy Smith: "Back at the Chicken Shack", from "Back at the Chicken Shack."

6:18am: Bill Frisell: "Turn Turn Turn", from "Guitar In the Space Age."

6:30am: Jazz Pistols: "Mr. Smithers", from "Special Treatment."

6:41am: Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola: "Blue Pepper", from "Duke Ellington."

6:59am: Stanley Clarke Trio: "Under the Bridge", from "Jazz In the Garden."

7:07am: Hot Tuna: "Mann's Fate", from "Hot Tuna."

7:18am: Addison Groove Project: "Gepetto", from "Wicked Live."

7:30am: David Holmes: "Benedict Returns", from the soundtrack to the film "Ocean's 13."

7:41am: Penguin Cafe Orchestra: "Dirt", from "Preludes, Airs, and Yodels."

7:50am: John Carey: "Look A Py Py", from "Oh So Funky."

7:59am: Grateful Dead: "China Cat Sunflower>I Know You Rider", from "Europe '72."

8:07am: Duke Reid Group: "Soul Style", from "Treasure Isle."

8:18am: Medeski, Scofield, Martin, and Wood: "North London", from "Juice."

8:30am: Julian Lage: "Peru", from "World's Fair."

8:41am: Wolff and Clark Expedition: "Sunshine of Your Love", from "Wolff and Clark Expedition 2."

8:59am: Marcus Roberts: "Thank You For Lettin' Me Be Myself Again", from "This Is How I Rock."

Thursday, March 19:

5:59am: Takuya Kuroda: "Rising Son", from "Rising Son."

6:07am: John Zorn: "The Nameless God", from "Psychomagia."

6:18am: Marcus Roberts and Bela Fleck: "Some Roads Lead Home", from "Across the Imaginary Divide."

6:30am: Bernhard Purdie: "Iko Iko", from "More Magic In A Noisy World."

6:41am: Phish: "Cars, Trucks, Buses", Live from Portland Meadows, OR., 7/15/98.

6:59am: Ali and Toumain: "Ruby", from Ali Farka Toure and Toumani Diabate."

7:07am: The Meters: "Pungee", from "Look-A-Py-Py."

7:18am: Santana: "Black Magic Woman", from "Abraxas."

7:30am: String Cheese Incident with DJ Logic: "DJ Logic Jam", Live from the Brooklyn Bowl, Las Vegas, NV., 2/13/15.

7:41am: Sly and Robbie: "The Bed's Too Big Without You", from the single of the same name.

7:50am: Rebirth Brass Band: "Your Momma Don't Dance", from "Move Your Body."

7:59am: Andreas Varady: "Swing 42", from "Come Together."

8:07am: Wicked Knee: "I'm Blue", from "Wicked Knee."

8:18am: Charlie Hunter: "What I Am", from "Earth Tones."

8:30am: Grateful Dead: "Iko IKo", Live from the Hartford Civic Center, CT., 3/18/90.

8:41am: Creol Napfeny: "Creole Sunshine", from "Latin Guitar."

8:59am: Rhythm Section: “Suzanne’s Jam”, from “The Best of Cookin’.”

Friday, March 20: Happy First Day of Spring!

5:59am: Jerry Douglas: "The Hymn of Ordinary Motion", from "Skip, Hop, and Wobble."

6:18am: Brad Mehldau Trio: "Wonderwall", from "Live."

6:30am: Al Cohn: "Suddenly It's Spring", from "Broadway."

6:41am: Ruben Wilson: "Honey Dripper", from "Organ Blues."

6:59am: McCoy Tyner: "Afro Blue", from "Afro Blue."

7:07am: Taylor Haskins: "Clouds Form Below Us", from "Recombination."

7:18am: Oz Noy: "Hey You", from "Ha!"

7:30am: Bill Frisell: "Imagine", from "All We Are Saying..."

7:41am: The Apples: "Kings", from "Kings."

7:50am: Tuck Andress: "Louie Louie", from "Reckless Precision."

7:59 The North: “Blowin’ In the Wind”, from “Slow Down, This Isn’t the Mainland.”

8:07am: Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola: “Let’s Go”, from

8:18am: Pete Huttlinger: “Sir Duke”, from “Fingerpicking On Wonder: The Music of Stevie Wonder.”

8:30am: Papa Grows Funk: “Yakiniku”, from “Live at the Leaf.”

8:41am: Richard Thompson: “Glencoe”, from the soundtrack to the film “Grizzly Man.”

8:59am: Bad Plus: "Flim", from "These Are the Vistas."

9:00am: Tom Waits: "You Can Never Hold Back Spring", from "Orphans."