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Monday, September 1: Happy Labor Day!

5:59am: Herbie Hancock: "Scarborough Fair", from "The New Standard."

6:20am: Shawn Lee and the Ping Pong Orchestra: "Mystery Train", from "Miles of Styles."

6:49am: Thelonius Monk: "Work", from "Thelonius Monk and Sonny Rollins."

6:58am: The Waybacks: "Mind Your Own Business>Andy Griffith Theme", from "Way Live."

7:20am: Penguin Cafe Orchestra: "In the Back of a Taxi", from "Broadcasting From Home."

Wednesday, August 27:

5:59am: Ryan Miller: "Hairy Arms", from the soundtrack to the film "Safety Not Guaranteed."

6:20am: Thelonius Monk: "I Mean You", from "Straight, No Chaser."

6:49am: String Cheese Incident: "Take 5", from "Carnival '99."

6:58am: Laurence Juber and Preston Reed: "Last Train", from "Groovemasters, Vol. 1."

7:20am: The Bad Plus: "Gold Prisms Incorporated", from "Inevitable Western."

7:58am: Doug Perkins: "Patagonia Waltz", from "Music For Flat-Top Guitar."

Monday, August 11:

5:59am: Russ Barenberg: "The Man in the Hat", from "When At Last."

6:20am: Earl Klugh: "Cast Your Fate to the Wind", from "The Best of Earl Klugh, Vol. 2."

6:49am: Chris Joss: "Charmer", from "Sticks."

6:58am: Lee Ritenour: "Fat Albert Rotunda", from "Rhythm Sessions."

7:20am: Adrian Legg: "My Blackbird Sings All Night", from "Inheritance."

7:58am: Kermit Ruffins with the Rebirth Brass Band: "Pie, Part 2", from "Throwback."

8:20am: Cory Henry: "Afro Brooklyn", from "First Steps."

Wednesday, August 6:

5:59am: Pete Marinovich: "2nd Voice", from the album of the same name.

6:20am: Michael Reis: "Purple Rain", from "A Young Mind."

6:49am: Organissimo: "Play Nice", from "This Is the Place."

6:58am: Stephane Wrembel: "La Foule", from "Introducing Stephane Wrembel."

7:20am: Medeski, Martin, and Wood: "Nostalgia in Times Square", from "Free Magic."

7:58am: Cirkestra: "Cloud Swing", from "Alice."

8:20am: Twiddle: "Jamflowman", from "Live at Nectar's."

Monday, July 28:

5:59am: Oscar Moore Quartet with Carl Perkins: "Samson and Delilah Theme", from "Oscar Moore Quartet with Carl Perkins."

6:20am: Allman Brothers: "In Memory of Elizabeth Reed", from "A Decade of Hits."

6:49am: String Cheese Incident: "Way Back Home", Live from the Greek Theater, Berkeley, CA., 10/26/02.

6:58am: Umphrey's McGee: "Black Water", Live from Wanee Music Festival, Oakland, FL., 4/12/14.

7:20am: Hiromi: "Ue Wo Muite Aruko", from "Sonicbloom."

Monday, July 21:

5:59am: Jeff Hamilton Trio: "On and On", from "Red Sparkle."

6:20am: Omaha Diner: "Wishing Well", from "Omaha Diner."

6:49am: Steve Miller Band: "Wild Mountain Honey", from "Fly Like An Eagle."

6:58am: Phish: "Half the Way To the Moon", from "Fuego."

7:20am: Colman Brothers: "Momo", from "Colman Brothers."

7:58am: Soulive: "Revolution", from "Rubber Soulive."

8:20am: Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola: "Good Times Roll", from "Cars."

8:39am: Regina Carter: "See See Rider", from "Southern Comfort."

Monday, July 14:

5:59am: Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus, and Max Roach: "Caravan", from "Money Jungle."

6:20am: Lemongrass: "Fritz the Cat", from "Future Jazz Cafe, Vol. 2."

6:49am: Pete Huttlinger: "I Wish", from "Finger Picking Wonder."

6:58am: New Mastersounds: "Minx", from "Your Love Is Mine."

7:20am: Zane Carney: "Gambit", from "Amalgam."

7:58am: The Mills Brothers: "Glow-Worm", from the album of the same name.

8:20am: Bill Frisell: "Wildwood Flower", from "Ghost Town."

Monday, July 7:

5:59am: Christophe Beck: "Year of the Dog", from the soundtrack to the film of the same name.

6:20am: Jimi Hendrix: "Villanova Junction Blues", from "Am I Blue."

6:49am: Ron Levy: "Slinky", from "After Midnight Grooves."

6:58am: Grateful Dead: "Minglewood Blues", Live from the Winterland Arena, San Francisco, CA., 6/8/77.

7:20am: Soulive: "Steppin'", from "Turn It Out."

7:58am: Cal Tjader: "Tumbao", from "Latino Con Cal Tjader."

8:20am: America: "Sandman", from "America."

Monday, June 30:

5:59am: Stanley Jordan: "Freddie Freeloader", from "Magic Touch."

6:20am: Ahmad Jamal: "One", from "The Sound of Jazz."

6:49am: Modern Groove Syndicate: "Back in the Kitchen (w/Terry)", from "Modern Groove Syndicate."

6:58am: Umphrey's McGee: "Miss You", Live from Wanee Music Festival, Live Oak, FL., 4/12/14.

7:20am: Jazz Mandolin Project: "The Opera", from "The Jazz Mandolin Project."

7:58am: Phil Keaggy: "Addison's Walk", from "Beyond Nature."

Monday, June 23:

5:59am: Brad Mehldau Trio: "Twiggy", from "Ode."

6:20am: John Scofield: "Endless Summer", from "Uberjam Deux."

6:49am: Beastie Boys: "Ricky's Theme", from "Ill Communication."

6:58am: Jamie Saft: "Minor Soul", from "The New Standard."

7:20am: McCoy Tyner: "Walk Spirit, Talk Spirit", from "Enlightenment."

7:58am: Oteil and the Peacemakers: "Butter Biscuit", from "Love of a Lifetime."

8:20am: Animal Liberation Orchestra: "They Love Each Other", from "Jerry Jams for Rex II."

Monday, June 9:

5:59am: McCoy Tyner: "Walk Spirit, Talk Spirit", from "Quartet."

6:20am: Charles Mingus: "Summertime", from "Mingus Three."

6:49am: Jamie Saft: "Minor Soul", from "The New Standard."

6:58am: Grateful Dead: "Shakedown Street", Live from Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, NY., 10/31/79.

7:20am: Simon James: "Tide Is High", from "Ultimate Acoustic."

7:58am: Railroad Earth: "The Wheel", from "Jerry Jams For Rex II."

8:20am: The Real Tuesday Weld: "Return I Will To Old Brazil."

Monday, June 2:

5:59am: Wycliffe Gordon: "Another Slow One", from "Boss Bones."

6:20am: Regina Carter: "See See Rider", from "Southern Comfort."

6:49am: Phish: "Moma Dance", Live from Portland Meadows, Portland, OR., 7/15/98.

6:58am: Cal Tjader: "Tumbao", from "Latino!"

7:20am: The Soul 7: "The Cissy's Thang", from "Cold Heat - Heavy Funk Rarities - 1968-1974."

7:58am: Jerry Garcia and David Grisman: "Dawg's Waltz", from "Jerry Garcia/David Grisman."

8:20am: Electric Sorcery: "M'Dano", from "Electric Sorcery."

Monday, May 26: Memorial Day

5:59am: Branford Marsalis: "Aunt Hagar's Blues", from "Metamorphosen."

6:20am: Trey Anastasio: "The Inlaw Josie Wales", from "Sweet Sounds of Bonnaroo, Vol. 6."

6:49am: Jerry Douglas: "American Tune", from "Traveler."

6:58am: Big Sam's Funky Nation: "Take 5", from "King of the Party."

7:20am: Fred Benedetti: "Fire and Rain" , from "Acoustic Guitar Classics, Vol. 1."

7:58am: Aaron Parks: "Praise", from "Invisible Cinema."

Monday, May 19:

5:59am: Count Basie: "Gypsy Queen", from "Afrique."

6:20am: Bebo Best and the Super Lounge Orchestra: "A 100 Lounge Lizard", from "D'jazzonga."

6:49am: Rock Candy Funk Party: "New York Song", from "Live at the Iridium."

6:58am: Crimson Jazz Trio: "Three of a Perfect Pair", from "King Crimson Songbook, Vol. 1."

7:20am: Galactic: "The Green Minute", from "Vintage Reserve."

7:58am: Brad Mehldau Trio: "Wonderwall", from "Brad Mehldau Trio Live."

Monday, May 12:

5:59am: David Holmes: "Lifting the Building", from the soundtrack to the film "Ocean's 12."

6:20am: The Bad Plus: "Dirty Blonde", from "Give."

6:49am: Perpetual Groove: "Sun Dog", from "Sweet Oblivious Antidote."

6:58am: David Ornette Cherry: "Underground Funk Hit Me Again", from "It Could Be Different."

7:20am: Elew: "Sweet Home Alabama", from "Rockjazz, Vol. 1."

7:58am: King Curtis: "Take Me Out to the Ballgame", from the soundtrack to the film "Baseball", by Ken Burns.

Monday, May 5th:

5:59am: McCoy Tyner: "Let's Go", from "Counterpoints: Live in Tokyo."

6:20am: Cal Tjader: "Tumbao", from "Latino Con Cal Tjader."

6:49am: Ron Levy, Karl Denson, and Melvin Sparks: "Steady Like Freddy", from "Finding My Way."

6:58am: Simon James: "A Good Year for the Roses (As Made Famous By Elvis Costello)", from "Ultimate Acoustic-101 Classic Tracks."

7:20am: Cameron Mizell: "Fearless", from "Life Is Loud."

7:58am: RJD2: "A Beautiful Mine", from "Magnificent City Instrumentals."

Tuesday, April 29th:

5:59am: Tord Gustavsen Trio: "Blessed Feet", from "Being There."

6:20am: Happy Apple: "Very Small Rock", from "Back on Top."

6:49am: Pete Huttlinger: "I Wish", from "Fingerpicking Wonder: The Music of Stevie Wonder."

6:58am: Jerry Garcia and Howard Wales: "Da Bird Song", from "Hooteroll?'

7:20am: Laurence Juber: "Blue Guitar Blues", from "PCH."

7:58am: Hypnotic Brass Ensemble: "All In", from "Fly: The Customs Prelude."

8:20am: Adam Levy: "West L.A. Fadeaway", from "Town and Country."

Monday, April 21st:

5:59am: David Holmes: "Stealing the Stock", from the soundtrack to the film Ocean's 12.

6:20am: The Backyard Heavies: "Soul Junction", from "Ultimate Soul Collection."

6:49am: Jesse McReynolds: "Bird Song", from "Songs of the Grateful Dead."

6:58am: Krom: "Trust Your Instincts", from "Krom."

7:20am: Ulf Wakenius: "The Dragon", from "Momento Magico."

7:58am: RJD2: "Incorporate Anthem", from

8:20am: Stanton Moore: "Driftin'", from "Conversations."

Monday, April 14th:

5:59am: McCoy Tyner: "Contemplation", from "Guitars."

6:20am: Sun Ra: "I'll Get By", from "Some Blues But Not the Kind That's Blue."

6:49am: David Cullen: "Sugar Magnolia", from "Grateful Guitar."

6:58am: Brad Mehldau: "Got Me Wrong", from "Where Do You Start."

7:20am: Ben Flocks: "Don't Think Twice, It's Alright", from "Battle Mountain."

7:58am: Doug Perkins: "Snowflake Jig", from "Music for Flat-Top Guitar."

8:20am: RJD2: "All For U", from "Magnificent City Instrumentals."

Monday, April 7th:

5:59am: Steely Dan: "Do It Again", from "Can't Buy a Thrill."

6:20am: Bud Powell: "Jor Du", from "Bud Powell in Paris."

6:49am: Lord Newborn and the Magic Skulls: "A Phase Shifter I'm Going Through", from "Lord Newborn and the Magic Skulls."

6:58am: Crimson Jazz Trio: "Three of a Perfect Pair", from "King Crimson Songbook, Vol. 1."

7:20am: Aaron Parks: "Nemesis", from "Invisible Cinema."

7:58am: Grateful Dead: "The Wheel", Live from Alpine Valley Music Theater, East Troy, WI., 8/7/82.

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