North Mississippi Allstars


July 19th, 2000 ~ A live performance and visit with the North Mississippi All-Stars, an up-and-coming blues-rock band from the Mississippi hill country. And music about insects, from Luna moths and Tiger Swallowtails to cockroaches and things that sting.

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Hour One   Hour Two  
  • Open Bed: Po Black Maddie North Mississippi Allstars
    Shake Hands With Shorty, Tone-Cool
  • Good Rockin' Tonight Elvis Presley
    The Complete 50's Masters, RCA
  • White Boy Lost in the Blues Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee
    Sonny & Brownie,
  • Drop Down Mama John Hammond Jr.
    The Best of John Hammond, Vanguard
  • A Man In Love Charlie Feathers
    Charlie Feathers, Nonesuch
  • It's Bad You Know R.L. Burnside
    Come On In, Fat Possum
  • Instrumental: Hot Wax Beck
    Odelay, Geffen
  • INTERVIEW: North Mississippi Allstars
  • Po Black Maddie North Mississippi Allstars
  • Lovesick Blues Charley Pride
    In Person, BMG
  • Hey Good Lookin' Ray Charles
    The Complete Country & Western, Rhino
  • Instrumental: I Got Plenty O'Nuttin' Nat Adderley
    The Jazz Giants Play George Gershwin: ‘S Wonderful, Prestige
  • Rhapsody In Blue George Gershwin/Paul Whiteman
    I Got Rhythm, Smithsonian Collection
  • Need A Little Sugar In My Bowl Bessie Smith
    The Essential, Sony
  • Turtle Blues Big Brother & The Holding Company
    Cheap Thrills, Sony
  • Open Bed: Bug Dance Chet Atkins
    The Early Years, 1945-1954, Bear Family
  • The Wedding of the Bugs Moon Mullican
    Moon's Rock, Bear Family
  • Fly Trouble Hank Williams
    The Complete Hank Willliams, Polygram
  • Bumble Bee Blues Memphis Minnie
    Four Women Blues, RCA
  • Queen Bee Taj Mahal & Toumani Diabate
    Kulanjan, Ryko
  • Flight of the Bumble Bee Perez Prado
    Cuban Originals, RCA
  • The Bee Song (He-Bee and She-Bee) Louis Prima
    The Very Best of Louis Prima, Pair
  • Instrumental: The Flight Of The Bumble Bee Harry James & His Orchestra
    Strictly Instrumental: His Greatest Hits, Memoir
  • Spider and the Fly Rolling Stones
    Singles Collection: The London Years, Abkco
  • I'm a King Bee Slim Harpo
    Sings "Raining In My Heart…", Hip-O
  • Lightning Bugs and Frogs Duke Ellington and his Orchestra
    The Ellington Suites, Pablo
  • Glow Worm The Mill Brothers
    The Best Of Dacca Years, MCA
  • Instrumental: Green Hornet Theme The Ventures
    TV Themes / Bobby Vee Meets The Ventures, EMI/Capitol
  • Shoo Fly Marches On Dr. John
    In The Right Place, Atlantic
  • I Got Ants In My Pants, Pt.1 James Brown
    Star Time, PolyGram
  • Johnny Can't Dance Clifton Chenier
    Louisiana Blues & Zydeco, Arhoolie
  • Insect Ball Big Jay McNeely
    Jumpin' Like Mad, Capitol
  • Blue-Tailed Fly (Jimmie, Crack Corn) Abner Jay
    Blues Routes, Smithsonian Folkways
  • Polly Wolly Doodle Leon Redbone
    On the Track, Warner