Tuesday, November 20, 2007

Fufu Stew Thanksgiving Day Mixes

While I've been away from the table, chasing around with work, Vincent has been busy cooking up a stew on his FuFu Stew blog which will do nicely for a Thanksgiving Day feast.

Vincent invited me and other bloggers to drop around his blog and help him celebrate the day by rustling up some fine food related soul and funk tunes.

Besides myself, Vincent asked the following to the kitchen:

AM Then FM and The Midnight Tracker’s Jeff Ash
Rich the Cratedigger
Funky 16 Corners and Iron Leg’s Larry Grogan
Dave B. the HeavySoulBrutha
The Hits Just Keep On Coming with J.A. Bartlett
Todd and Brian from It’s Great Shakes
Soul Psychadelicyde’s Sister Lily Kane
The Scholar’s Souled On Music
Jason Stone, The Stepfather Of Soul
the mighty DJ Blueprint from This Is Tomorrowand last, but certainly not least, Uchenna’s With Comb And Razor

Go over and sample the following wares:

Part 1

01 Introspeak by Linus Van Pelt, Sally and Charlie Brown
02 Everybody Eats When They Come To My House-Cab Calloway & His Orchestra
03 Interspeak by Peppermint Patty, Linus Van Pelt, Sally and Charlie Brown
04 Get In The Kitchen And Burn-Harmonica George
05 Funky Chicken Stew-The Dayton Sidewinders
06 18 Pounds Of Unclean Chitlings Pt. 1-Mel Brown
07 Lonesome Electric Turkey-Frank Zappa & The Mothers Of Invention
08 Cracklin’ Bread-Dave Hamilton
09 Pork Chops-Tony Valla and The Alamos
10 Beans And Cornbread-Louis Jordan
11 (Do The) Mashed Potatoes-James Brown
12 Gravy For My Mashed Potatoes-Dee Dee Sharp
13 Potato Salad (Dig)-Friday Saturday Sunday
14 Fried Okra-Watts 103rd St. Rhythm Band
15 Polk Salad Annie-Tony Joe White
16 Candy Yam-Lee Dorsey
17 More Potato Salad-Broadway Eddie Band
18 Sardines & Turnip Greens-The Dynamic Eight
19 Hamhocks And Red Beans Pt. 1-Chuck Womack & The Sweet Souls
20 Interspeak by Charlie Brown and Peppermint Patty
21 Pop Corn Part 1-Jimbo Jackson & The Violators
22 Buttered Popcorn-Juggy Sue
23 Interspeak by Peppermint Patty, Marcie and Charlie Brown
24 Breakin’ Bread-Fred Wesley & The New JBs
25 Pass The Plate (45 rpm version)-The Crusaders

Part 2

01 Introspeak by Peppermint Patty and Linus Van Pelt
02 Soul Food Redux-Lonnie Youngblood
03 Hot Chilli-Nat Hendrick & The Swans
04 Soul Pot-The Soul Ones
05 Poke Bones and Rice-Sam and The Soul Machine
06 The Sad Chicken-Leroy & The Drivers
07 Fish, Chips And Sweat-Funkadelic
08 Chitlins & Cuchifritos-Joe Thomas
09 Ribs On’ Chips-Johnny Hammond
10 Pig Snoots Pts 1 & 2-The Natural Bridge Bunch
11 Mr. Chicken Shit (alternate take)-The Soul Seven
12 Neck Bones & Hot Sauce-L Anderson
13 Black Pepper-The Soul Smoochers
14 Monkey Hips & Rice-Hank Jacobs
15 Grits Ain’t Groceries (All Around The World)-(Little Milton)
16 Bar-B-Q Ribs-Raynel Wynglas
17 Stuffed Peppers-Frank Armstrong
18 Grits N Corn Bread-The Soul Runners
19 Funky Chicken-The New York Jets
20 Soul Food-Rufus Thomas
21 Hot Grits!!!-Elijah & The Ebonies
22 Cookin’ Catfish-Albert Collins
23 Hot Potato Pts 1&2-The Rinky Dinks
24 Egg Roll-The M & S Band
25 Egg Foo Fried Rice-Race St. Chinatown Band
26 Soul Food (Reprise)-Funk Shone

Part 3

01 Every Saturday Night-Maceo Parker
02 Cold Turkey-Del Jones
03 Watermelon Man-King Curtis
04 Pass The Hatchet-Roger & The Gypsies
05 The Blacker The Berrie-Isley Brothers
06 Is It Funky Enough?-Communicators & Black Experiences Band
07 Soul Cake-Dyke & The Blazers
08 Chocolate Sugar-Six Feet Under
09 Delights Of The Garden-The Last Poets
10 Bad Girl (Part 1)-Lee Moses
11 I’m Your Puppet-James & Bobby Purify
12 Leona-Wet Willie
13 Maximum Consumption-The Kinks
14 Black Coffee-Percy Mayfield
15 Troglodyte-The Jimmy Castor Bunch
16 You Can’t Have Your Cake-Tommie Young
17 Jelly Roll-The Granby St. Redevelopment (Plus Merrily Pick)
18 Strawberry Snowcone-Seven From Eleven
19 Chocolate-Mickey & the Soul Generation
20 Butter Your Popcorn-Hank Ballard
21 Ice Cream Man (The Gimme Game)-Don Covay
22 Loose Juice-Andre Williams

Phew - I'm hungry!!!!

1 comment:

  1. Anonymous4:58 PM

    Thanks for joining in on the fun, Colin. The turnout so far has been phenomenal!

    Peace and blessings.