Suggested Listening March 15, 2019

Hi everyone, here are our lucky seven musical streaming* suggestions for the week.

(Click on the photo of the playlist you’d like to hear, to play it!)

Animal House – 100 Rock N’ Roll Classics Of The ’50s & ’60s by Various Artists (Genre: Traditional Rock, R&B, Pop):

This set offers a cool 3 hours and 57 minutes of classic fifties and sixties music – predominantly classic rock and R&B songs. The collection does indeed feature 100 songs including: Tequila by The Champs, Let’s Boo Ga Loo by The Magics, Soul Man by Sam & Dave, Walkin’ by Charlie Lucas Combo, Simon Says by 1910 Fruitgum Company, Night After Night by The Derbys, Rock and Roll Boogie Dillard Crom Jr. and Sleep Walk by Santo & Johnny.


Perpetual Twilight (2019) by The Choral Scholars of University College Dublin & Desmond Earley:

Traditional Irish songs performed by The Choral Scholars and conducted by Desmond Earley.

Songs on the LP include: Dúlamán (Arr. Desmond Earley), My Love is like a Red, Red Rose (Arr. Ēriks Ešenvalds), The Maid of Culmore, Oxen of the Sun & Wild Mountain Thyme.


Patty Griffin (2019) by Patty Griffin (Genre: Folk):

Despite the title, simply Patty Griffin, this is the tenth album by the talented folk singer-songwriter and she is in fine form!

Songs on the LP include: River, Where I Come From, Hourglass, Had A Good Reason, Bluebeard and What Now.


The Early Years: Kerrville Folk Festival (2014) by Various Artists (Genre: Folk, Country, Bluegrass, Rock):

The Kerrville Folk Festival runs for 18 days and has been held annually, at The Quiet Valley Ranch near Kerrville, Texas, since 1972.

This collection covers the years 1972 to 1981 and only 500 CD editions of this collection were issued when it was first released. You can’t buy it from Amazon but you can listen to it through Freegal!

There are more than 100 songs in this collection including: Long John by John A. Lomax, Jr., Drunken Lady of the Morning by Texas Fever, When Day Is Done by Peter Yarrow, Party’s Over by Willie Nelson, Charlie Dunn by Jerry Jeff Walker, Ruby by Southern Strangers, La Paloma by Flaco Jimenez, Anyhow I Love You by Guy Clark, New Freedom March by Mike Seeger, Chime Bells by Bill Staines, If I Needed You by Townes Van Zandt, Can’t Help But Wonder Where I’m Bound by Tom Paxton, Light Beyond These Woods by Nanci Griffith and Bramble and The Rose by Mary McCaslin.


El Astronauta (2016) by Quaker City Night Hawks (Genre: Rock):

The Quaker City Night Hawks are a modern rock band whose style is tinged with a Southern Rock flavor.

Songs on this, their debut LP, include: Good Evening, Medicine Man, Mockingbird, Something To Burn, Duendes and Sons & Daughters.


Immigrance (2019) by Snarky Puppy (Genre: Jazz, Rock, Pop):

Snarky Puppy is a Denton, Texas based band lead by bassist Michael League and known for playing funky free flowing jazz fusion songs. Immigrance is their brand new LP and features the following songs: Chonks, Bling Bling, Xavi, While We’re Young and Even Us.


The Subterraneans (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) by Andre Previn (Genre: Jazz, Soundtrack):

The Subterraneans is the soundtrack for the 1960 film based on the book of the same name written by the great Beat Generation author Jack Kerouac.

André Previn composed the soundtrack which features great classic jazz songs and artists including: Main Title by Gerry Mulligan, Art Pepper, Jack Sheldon & Andre Previn, Red Drum Blues by Gerry Mulligan Group and Andre Previn, Should I? by Shelly Manne, Red Mitchell, Carmen McCrae & Andre Previn, Coffee Time by Andre Previn & Roxanne at Ariel’s by Russ Freeman, Shelly Manne and Andre Previn.


Videos of the Week:

Cha Cha Cha In Blue by Junior Wells


Hidi Hidi Hidi by Mickey Hawks & The Night Raiders

Night After Night by The Derbys


Walkin’ by Charlie Lucas Combo


Wild Thing by The Troggs


Dúlamán by The Choral Scholars of University College Dublin


Skye Boat Song by The Choral Scholars of University College Dublin


What I Remember by Patty Griffith


Where I Come From by Patty Griffith


High Sheriff of Hazard by Tom Paxton


Original 1934 John Lomax recording of “Rock Island” by Kelly Pace and Prisoners


Orange Blossom Special by Dick Barrett


Duendes by Quaker City Night Hawks


Medicine Man by The Quaker City Night Hawks


Bad Kids To The Back by Snarky Puppy


Xavi by Snarky Puppy

Have a great weekend!

Linda, SSCL



The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits by Joel Witburn

Quaker City Night Hawks Official Website:

Kerryville Folk Festival Official Website:

About Freegal: 

Freegal is a free streaming music service available for free to library card holders of all Southern Tier Library System member libraries. STLS member libraries include all the public libraries in Steuben, Chemung, Yates, Schuyler and Allegany counties — including our own Southeast Steuben County Library.

You can download the Freegal music app to your mobile device or access the desktop version of the site by clicking on the following link:

*The Freegal service offers library card holders the option to download, and keep, three free songs per week and to stream three hours of commercial free music each day.

Tech Talk is a Southeast Steuben County Library blog.

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