Saturday, July 27, 2019

July 27, 2019: In the Still of the Night

Have you gazed at the stars in the moonlit sky? There's something magical about those silent, still hours. This week, we bring an evening serenade from the stars of classic jazz and pop with recordings by Diana Krall, Nat King Cole, Ashley Pezzotti, and Stan Getz.




Playlist for 07/27/19

TitleArtistAlbumLabelYearLength
In the Still of the NightBilly EckstineAt Basin Street East.Mercury196103:50
Sharing the Night with the BluesShirley HornYou're My Thrill.Verve200102:56
Dancing in the DarkGeorge ShearingHow Beautiful Is Night.Telarc Jazz199304:59
The Night Has a Thousand EyesAirmen of Note & Branford MarsalisJazz Heritage Series 2019 (Highlights).Airmen of Note201906:29
A Night in TunisiaElla FitzgeraldFirst Lady of Song.Verve199304:08
If I Could Be with You (One Hour Tonight)Beegie AdairGrover's Hat Project.Adair Music Group201903:46
A Kiss to Build a Dream OnLouis Armstrong20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection.MCA199903:03
Blues in the NightEydie GorméEydie Swings the Blues.ABC-Paramount195703:50
Night and DayMichael O'NeillPacific Standard Time.Jazzmo201905:37
Strangers in the NightFrank SinatraReprise: The Very Good Years.Reprise199102:36
Once Upon a DreamAlexis ColeSomeday My Prince Will Come.Import201003:02
In the Still of the NightElla FitzgeraldElla Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Songbook.Verve195602:40
You Stepped Out of a DreamNat King ColeThe Unforgettable Nat King Cole.Reader's Digest197902:36
DreamerJoe HendersonWave: The Antônio Carlos Jobim Songbook.Verve199605:25
Somewhere in the NightRon JacksonStandards and Other Songs.Roni201904:53
A Night Like ThisCaro EmeraldDeleted Scenes from the Cutting Room Floor.Grandmono201003:43
In the Evening (When the Sun Goes Down)Count Basie & Joe WilliamsCount Basie Swings - Joe Williams Sings.Verve195603:33
Wrap Your Troubles in DreamsPatrice JégouIf It Ain't Love.Prairie Star201904:05
Night TrainOscar PetersonNight Train.Verve196304:45
Night SongSarah VaughanSarah Vaughan's Finest Hour.Verve200003:13
On a Misty NightVanessa RubinThe Dream Is You: Vanessa Rubin Sings Tadd Dameron.Nibur201904:17
When It's Sleepy Time Down SouthLouis ArmstrongLive at the 1958 Monterey Jazz Festival.Monterey Jazz Festival200702:58
Night and DayBillie HolidayThe Essential Billie Holiday.Sony Legacy201002:58
In the Still of the NightDavid Leonhardt Jazz GroupThe David Leonhardt Jazz Group Plays Cole Porter.Ind.201105:07
Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars (Corcovado)Astrud GilbertoAstrud Gilberto's Finest Hour.Verve200104:13
Night LightsNat King ColeThe Nat King Cole Story.Capitol196102:48
Something I Dreamed Last NightAshley PezzottiWe've Only Just Begun.Ind.201903:44
You and the Night and the MusicBill EvansInterplay.Verve196207:03
The Night We Called It a DayJames SuggsYou're Gonna Hear from Me.Arbors201806:15
Deep NightGeorge ShearingSatin Brass.Capitol196002:32
All Night LongGeorge Shearing & Nancy WilsonThe Swingin's Mutual.Capitol196103:05
Dancing in the DarkDiana KrallThe Look of Love.Verve200105:47
Night and DayFrank SinatraReprise: The Very Good Years.Reprise199103:37

Thursday, July 25, 2019

In Studio: Kayonne Riley

Have you ever wanted to take a behind the scenes look at the operations of a radio station? Behind all of the good music that you hear, there are many special people who each do their part in creating that special sound. Our guest this week is Kayonne Riley… she’s the director of one of the top full-time jazz radio stations in the country, WUCF 89.9 Jazz and More in Orlando, Florida. You’ll hear Kayonne’s story of how she actually began as a classical D.J. in Texas before moving to Orlando. She’ll also provide some insight on the programming selections for WUCF. 


Thursday, July 18, 2019

July 20, 2019: Come Rain or Come Shine

Days may be cloudy or sunny, but here at Simply Timeless we have a song for just about any day. Whether your skies are blue or grey, join us as we bring you the songs performed by Billie Holiday, Frank Sinatra, Ink Spots, and Mark Winkler & Jackie Ryan. No need for an umbrella, we've got you covered at Simply Timeless.




Playlist for July 20, 2019

TitleArtistAlbumLabelYearLength
Come Rain or Come ShineRay CharlesAtlantic Jazz - Best of the 50s.Rhino199303:40
East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)Billie HolidayBillie's Best.Verve199202:55
Walk Between the RaindropsMark Winkler & Jackie RyanThe Company I Keep.Cafe Pacific201704:13
I've Got the Sun (in the Morning)Patrice JégouIf It Ain't Love.Prairie Star201904:05
Make Me RainbowsElla FitzgeraldA Perfect Match.Pablo197903:25
My SunshineAlberto PibiriJazz Legacy.Ind.201804:23
Everybody Loves the SunshineDave StrykerEight Track III.Strikezone201906:21
Garden in the RainDiana KrallLove Scenes.Impulse!199704:52
September in the RainAshley PezzottiWe've Only Just Begun.Ind.201905:44
CloudburstJohn Hendricks & the Dave Lambert SingersMasters of Jazz, Vol. 6: Male Vocal Classics (Compilation).Rhino199302:41
Sunrise SerenadeGlenn MillerThe Unforgettable Glenn Miller & His Orchestra.RCA198503:23
Come Rain or Come ShineElla FitzgeraldElla Fitzgerald Sings the Harold Arlen Songbook, Vol. 2.Verve196103:22
On the Sunny Side of the StreetLouis ArmstrongThe Wonderful World of Louis Armstrong.Import198803:22
At SundownDaryl ShermanLost in a Crowded Place.Audiophile201803:40
Don't Let the Sun Catch You CryingConiece WashingtonShades of Shirley Horn.Ind.201905:36
Here Comes the SunNina SimoneHere Comes the Sun.RCA Victor197103:33
Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My HeadB.J. ThomasRaindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head.Scepter196902:56
Give Me the Simple LifeRebecca Dumaine & Dave MillerChez Nous.Summit201904:29
You Are My SunshineFrank Sinatra & Jimmie DavisA Voice on Air.Legacy201602:39
Into Each Life Some Rain Must FallInk Spots & Ella FitzgeraldGolden Greats.Import200203:07
Sunny SambaRichard Schulman GroupTurned into Lemonade.Ind.201805:45
The Midnight Sun Will Never SetSarah VaughanVaughan and Violins.Mercury195902:51
Yesterday I Heard the RainTony BennettTony Bennett Sings His All-Time Hall Of Fame Hits.Columbia197003:43
Come Rain or Come ShineOscar PetersonOscar Peterson Plays Broadway.Verve199404:31
Orange Colored SkyNat King ColeThe Nat King Cole Story.Capitol196102:34
I'm Beginning to See the LightNatalie ColeTake a Look.Elektra199303:30
Rainy RiverScott RobinsonTenormore.Arbors201905:18
That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day)Louis Armstrong20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection.MCA199903:06
Gloomy SundayBillie Holiday & Teddy WilsonThe Essential Billie Holiday.Sony Legacy201003:13
You're the One That I WantTierney Sutton BandScreenPlay.BFM Jazz201905:00
Rain (Falling from the Skies)Frank SinatraWhere Are You?.Capitol195703:24
You Are the Sunshine of My LifeStevie WonderNumber 1's.Motown200702:58
When the Sun Comes OutStan GetzGetz at the Gate.Verve201906:28
Here's that Rainy DayBill EvansAlone.Verve196805:20
The Second Time AroundJackie GleasonHow Sweet It Is.Capitol196603:05

November 23, 2019: Thanks for the Memory

During this special time of the season, we're often encouraged to think of those things for which we're most thankful. Here at Simpl...