Suggested Listening June 10, 2022

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

Suggested Listening postings are published on Fridays; and our next Suggested Listening posting will be out on Friday, June 17, 2022.

And here are the “baker’s” 10 recommended songs of the week!

1952 Black Vincent Lightning by Richard Thompson (Genre: Rock, Singer-Songwriter)

From The Album: Rumor And Sigh (1991)

Beans And Cornbread by Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five (Genre: Jazz, R&B)

From The Album: At The Swing Cat’s Ball (1949); and more recently found on the Malcom X Soundtrack (1992)

Darkness, Darkness by The Youngbloods (Genre: Singer-Songwriter, Rock)

From The Album: Elephant Moon (1969)

Happy Together by The Turtles (Genre: Pop/Rock)

From The Album: Happy Together (1967)

I’m So Happy by Walter Beasley (Genre: Jazz)

From The Album: Meet Me at My Place (1987)

Let The Good Times Roll by Louis Jordan (Genre: Jazz/Blues)

From The Album: The Best of Louis Jordan (1975)

And because it is a great song, here it is again performed by B. B. King & Bobby Blue Bland in 1976

Let The Good Times Roll by B. B. King & Bobby Blue Bland (Genre: Blues)

From The Album: Together Again …. Live (1976)

Madman Across The Water by Elton John (Genre: Rock)

From The Album: Madman Across The Water

Ninety-Eight Cents/King Porter’s Stomp by The Mills Brothers (Genre: Jazz, Vocal, R&B)

From The Album: These two songs seem to be out of print! Enjoy the YouTube offering —

Oh, Lady Be Good by Ella Fitzgerald (Genre: Vocal, Jazz)

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook (1959)

She’ll Change by Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway (Genre: Folk)

From The Album: Crooked Tree (2022)

What A Little Moonlight Can Do by Billie Holiday (Genre: Vocal, Jazz, Blues)

From The Album: The Essential Billie Holiday: The Columbia Years (2010)

Hoopla Recommend Album of the Week

Young, Gifted And Black (1972) by Aretha Franklin (Genre: Vocal, R&B)

Young Gifted And Black

And from the album the song

Day Dreaming by Aretha Franklin

Have a great weekend,

Linda Reimer, SSCL


Print References

The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits by Joel Whitburn

Online Catalog Links:


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

The Digital Catalog, web version of Libby

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

The Libby App


Libby is the companion app to the Digital Catalog and may be found in the Apple & Google app.


A catalog of instant check out items, including eBooks, downloadable audiobooks, comic books, TV shows and movies for patrons of the Southeast Steuben County Library.

Tech Talk is a Southeast Steuben County Library blog.

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