Suggested Listening November 13, 2020

Hi everyone, welcome to our Suggested Listening posting for this week!

Our Suggested Listening postings focus on the music of the past, with a few new songs mixed in for good measure.

Suggested Listening postings come out weekly, on Fridays, and  the next Suggested Listening posting will be out on Friday, November 20, 2020.

Another Door by The Bats (Genre: Indie Rock)

From the album The Foothills (2020) by the New Zealand indie rockers – The Bats

Baja by The Astronauts (Genre: Surf, Guitar)

From the Rhino Legends of Guitar album Legends of Guitar: Surf, Vol. 1 and the band’s debut album Surfin’ With The Astronauts (1963).

Black Coffee by Peggy Lee (Genre: Vocal)

From Peggy’s classic album Black Coffee (1956).

The Boy in the Bubble by Paul Simon (Genre; Folk, Rock)

A song from Paul’s smash 1986 album Graceland.

Curious by The Innocence Mission (Genre: Folk-Rock, Pop)

A catchy tune from the band’s 1989 debut The Innocence Mission for Quiet Corner.

Life Is A Rock But The Radio Rolled Me by Reunion (Genre: Pop, Classic Pop)

A classic one hit wonder for the band Reunion from the various artists compilation Radio Hits of the Seventies, among other various artists collection.

Red Rubber Ball by The Cyrkle (Genre: Pop)

A sixties pop classic from the band’s 1966 self-titles debut LP.

Segunda by Nels Cline & The Nels Cline Singers (Genre: Jazz)

From jazz guitarist Cline’s new LP Share The Wealth (2020)

Your My Thrill by Cécile McLorin Salvant (Genre: Jazz)

I’ve only just discovered the music of Cécile McLorin Salvant – and she is really a terrific singer! This song is from her double album Dreams and Daggers (2017)

Terry Gross recently interviewed McLorin Salvant on Fresh Aire – here is the link to listen to the interview :

You’ll Have to Swing It (Mr. Paganini) by Ella Fitzgerald (Genre: Jazz)

From the Decca collection The Early Years, Pt. 1 (1935-1938)

Hoopla Pick of the Week

Anymore For Anymore by Ronnie Laine

Available for instant check out via Hoopla (Southeast Steuben County Library card required)

Anymore For Anymore is Faces and Small Faces guitarist and singer Ronnie Laine’s solo debut from 1974.

Have a great weekend!

Linda Reimer, SSCL


Print References

The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits by Joel Whitburn

Online References


Gross, Terry., Jazz Singer Cécile McLorin Salvant Doesn’t Want To Sound ‘Clean And Pretty’, NPR.,

Online Catalog Links:


The catalog of physical materials, i.e. print books, DVDs, audiobooks on CD, etc.

The Digital Catalog (OverDrive)

The catalog of e-books, downloadable audiobooks and a handful of streaming videos.

Tech Talk is a Southeast Steuben County Library blog.

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