The Paperboy Rocks Nashville

Back in mid-June, the mighty Eli Paperboy Reed posted on his facebook page the tracklisting of a 2-hour DJ set he’d played in Nashville. Being a big Reed fan, and always eager to learn more about sweet soul music, Brother Randy set about collecting as many of the tunes played as possible (he already had about 10%, which is kinda pitiful but it gave him a semi anyway). He couldn’t find them all, but he knocked up a mix of the ones he could. Which was too long for handy CD burning so he trimmed what he had to CD length and uploaded it.

Eli Paperboy Reed At Keep On Movin’, Nashville, June 2010 (145mb)

The original tracklist is in the facebook link, but this is what made the R&E version:
1 Jimmy Hughes – It Ain’t What You Got
2 Ray Charles – That’s a Lie
3 Jimmy Bee – The Outside Man
4 Clarence Carter – You Can’t Miss (What You Can’t Measure)
5 Vernon Garrett – Turn Back The Hands of Time
6 Johnnie Taylor – I Could Never be President
7 Mel & Tim – Do Right Baby
8 Bobby McClure – Peak of Love
9 Billy Wade & The 3rd Degrees – Tear It Up
10 Roscoe Robinson – What Makes a Man Do Wrong
11 Margie Hendrix – Jim Dandy
12 Pic & Bill – It’s Not You
13 ZZ Hill – I Think I’d Do It
14 Jay Dee Bryant – Come On and Get It
15 Aaron Neville – Space Man
16 Roy Lee Johnson – Black Pepper Make You Sneeze
17 Jerry McCain – Love Ain’t Nothin to Play With
18 Jimmy McCracklin – I Had to Get With It
19 Junior Wells – Up in Heah
20 Otis Clay – I Testify
21 Lee Dorsey – A Lover Was Born
22 Thomas East – I Get a Groove
23 Andre Williams – Humpin’, Bumpin’ and Thumpin’
24 Bobby Patterson – TCB or TYA
25 Maurice & Mac – Try Me
26 Ray Charles – The Train
27 Artie “Bluesboy” White – Gimme Some of Yours (I’ll Give You Some of Mine)
28 Solomon Burke – Stupidity
29 Johnny Daye – Alot of Progress
30 Irene Reid – Dirty Old Man
31 Ike & Tina Turner – Cussin’, Cryin’ and Carryin’ On
32 George Torrence & The Naturals – Licking Stick
33 Syl Johnson – Dresses Too Short

~ by stagger lee on July 2, 2010.

2 Responses to “The Paperboy Rocks Nashville”

  1. only 10%? very poor ….

  2. aha, he’s pretty bloody obscurist is this Reed fella.. Where’s Diana Ross or The Four Tops? Eh?

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