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  1. A Birthday Salute to Cole Porter Jazz A Birthday Salute to Cole … Chris Connor, Carmen McRae and Ella Fitzgerald interpret Cole classics like "I Get a Kick Out of You" and "Night and Day" in this playlist. A Birthday Salute to Cole Porter
  2. New From the Vault: Tom Waits at Paradise Rock New From the Vault: Tom Wa… The enigmatic singer-songwriter delivers "Step Right Up" and other tunes from Small Change in his distinctive, boozy growl in this '77 set. New From the Vault: Tom Waits at Paradise Paradise Oct 5, 1977
  3. A Les Paul Centennial Jazz A Les Paul Centennial The inventor-guitarist-raconteur was born on this day in 1915. Hear him with guests Pat Martino, Al Di Meola and Larry Carlton in 2003. A Les Paul Centennial Iridium Jun 9, 2003
  4. The Mountain Goats at Bimbo's 365 Indie watch video The Mountain Goats at Bimb… Singer-songwriter John Darnielle leads the trio on "Michael Myers Resplendent" and other tunes from Heretic Pride in this 2008 video. The Mountain Goats at Bimbo's 365 Bimbo's 365 Feb 29, 2008
  5. Congratulations, American Pharoah! Country Congratulations, American … To honor the first Triple Crown winner since 1978, listen to this playlist of variations on George Jones' metaphorical ditty, "The Race Is On." Congratulations, American Pharoah!
  6. Remembering Mr. Five By Five Blues Remembering Mr. Five By Five Classic blues shouter Jimmy Rushing, a stalwart in the Count Basie band from 1935 to 1948, died on this day in 1972. Hear him in this playlist. Remembering Mr. Five By Five
  7. Simply Red at the Ritz, '86 Rock watch video Simply Red at the Ritz, '86 Singer Mick Hucknall, who turns 55 today, leads the Brit soul-pop band on "Money's Too Tight" and "Holding Back the Years" in this video. Simply Red at the Ritz, '86 Ritz Apr 21, 1986
  8. Band of Gypsys at the Fillmore, 1970 Rock Band of Gypsys at the Fill… Jimi Hendrix joins drummer Buddy Miles and bassist Billy Cox on a turbulent "Machine Gun" and a marathon "We Gotta Live Together." Band of Gypsys at the Fillmore, 1970 Fillmore East Jan 1, 1970
  9. Tal Farlow's Pyrotechnic Chops Jazz Tal Farlow's Pyrotechnic C… The legendary guitarist was born on this day in 1921. Hear his burning takes on "The Preacher" and "Fascinating Rhythm" at Newport '68. Tal Farlow's Pyrotechnic Chops Newport Jazz Festival Jul 6, 1968
  10. The Ultimate Clarence White Playlist Folk & Bluegrass The Ultimate Clarence Whit… The late great bluegrass guitar picker would've turned 71 today. Hear him with the Kentucky Colonels, the White Brothers and the Byrds. The Ultimate Clarence White Playlist
  11. A Stan Getz Memorial Playlist Jazz A Stan Getz Memorial Playlist The lyrical tenor saxophonist with the instantly recognizable sound died on this day in 1991. Hear some of his finest moments from the Vault. A Stan Getz Memorial Playlist
  12. Gary U.S. Bonds at the Ritz, '81 Rock Gary U.S. Bonds at the Rit… The rock 'n' roll pioneer, who turns 76 today, sings his 1961 hit "Quarter to Three" and the Springsteen-penned "This Little Girl Is Mine." Gary U.S. Bonds at the Ritz, '81 Ritz May 22, 1981
  13. Sleepy John Estes at Newport '69 Blues Sleepy John Estes at Newpo… The country bluesman, who died on this day in 1977, teams with mandolinist Yank Rachell on "Rats In My Kitchen" and "Mail Man Blues." Sleepy John Estes at Newport '69 Newport Folk Festival Jul 18, 1969
  14. Clem Snide at Daytrotter, 2009 Indie Clem Snide at Daytrotter, … Israeli-born singer-songwriter Eef Barzelay leads the alt-rock trio on the intimate "Born a Man" and the thrashing "Walmart Parking Lot." Clem Snide at Daytrotter, 2009 Daytrotter Studio Dec 24, 2009
  15. The Psychedelic Furs at the Main Event Rock The Psychedelic Furs at th… Singer Richard Butler, who turns 59 today, leads the British new wave band on their super hits "Love This Way" and "Pretty in Pink" in 1982. The Psychedelic Furs at the Main Event Main Event Oct 28, 1982
  16. A Peter Erskine Birthday Playlist Jazz A Peter Erskine Birthday P… The drummer, who turns 60 today, provides the pulse for Weather Report, Stan Kenton's big band and Jaco Pastorius' Word of Mouth. A Peter Erskine Birthday Playlist
  17. Mel Torme's Swing Style Jazz watch video Mel Torme's Swing Style The Velvet Fog, who died on this day in 1999, sings a lush "Stardust" and a scat-fueled "Just One of Those Things" in this 1989 video. Mel Torme's Swing Style Newport Jazz Festival Aug 18, 1989
  18. Vintage Boss in New Jersey Rock watch video Vintage Boss in New Jersey See Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band perform compelling versions of "Born to Run" and "10th Avenue Freeze Out" in this '78 concert video. Vintage Boss in New Jersey Capitol Theatre Sep 19, 1978
  19. John Hartford at Amazingrace, 1974 Folk & Bluegrass John Hartford at Amazingra… The multi-instrumentalist-songwriter, who died on this day in 2001, performs "Don't Leave Your Records in the Sun" and other solo ditties. John Hartford at Amazingrace, 1974 Amazingrace Jan 24, 1974
  20. Paquito D'Rivera's New York Debut Jazz Paquito D'Rivera's New Yor… The Cuban alto saxophonist, who turns 67 today, is showcased in this 1981 Town Hall concert just eight months after emigrating to the US. Paquito D'Rivera's New York Debut Town Hall Theatre Jul 3, 1981
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