Missed Connections

Wikipedia Brown

Sunday 2PM-4PM

An auditory journey of obscure coincidences, six-degree-separations, and Wikipedia-style rabbit holes. Rare soul, world funk and vintage weirdness winds its way to the final song on overlooked common threads. Record label mates? The same recording studio? The drummer's mom played on the next track? Find out how it's all connected.

  • October 25, 2020

    Halloween

    • Sylvester Stallone "Drinkin' Stein" [Rhinestone (Soundtrack)]
    • Porter Wagoner "The Rubber Room" [What Ain't To Be, Just Might Happen]
    • OutKast "Dracula's Wedding (feat. Kelis)" [Speakerboxxx/The Love Below]
    • Womack & Womack "Baby I'm Scared of You" [Love Wars]
    • The Jimmy Castor Bunch "Dracula Pt. I" [Supersound Funk]
    • Stevie Wonder "Skeletons" [Characters]
    • Blue Magic "Born on Halloween" [Thirteen Blue Magic Lane]
    • Amik Adams Aminu "Devil Making Noise" [Devil the Noise Maker]
    • Neil Young "Vampire Blues - 2016 Remaster" [On the Beach]
    • Gerry Bribosia "Dracula Disco" [Single]
    • Renato Rascel "Dracula cha cha cha" [Sole de Roma]
    • Mecano "No Es Serio Este Cementerio" [Entre El Cielo Y El Suelo]
    • ZZ en de Maskers "Dracula" [La Comparsa]
    • Christine Pilzer "Dracula" [Femmes de Paris, Vol. 1]
    • Otis Redding "Trick Or Treat" [Remember Me]
    • Ella Fitzgerald "Witchcraft - Live In Berlin, 1961" [Ella Returns To Berlin]
    • Louis Armstrong "The Skeleton In The Closet" [Satchmo: The Decca And Verve Years 1924-1967]
    • Scatman Crothers "The Thing" [Single]
    • Bing Crosby "The Yodeling Ghost - Single Version" [Their Complete Recordings Together]
    • The Del-Vikings "The Voodoo Man" [The Best Of The Del Vikings]
    • The Clovers "Devil or Angel" [The Clovers]
    • Tommie Young "Everybody's Got a Little Devil in Their Soul" [Do You Still Feel the Same Way]
    • Porter Wagoner "Satan's River" [The Essential Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton]
    • Dolly Parton "Bloody Bones - Live at Sevier County High School, Sevierville, TN - April 1970" [A Real Live Dolly]
    • Porter Wagoner "Jeannie's Afraid of the Dark" [Just the Two of Us]
    • Stevie Nicks "Ghosts" [The Other Side of the Mirror]
    • Gene McKown "Ghost Memories" [Monster Party! Vol. 2]
    • Loretta Lynn "This Haunted House" [Honky Tonk Girl: The Loretta Lynn Collection]
    • Pat Boone "The Horror of it All" [The Horror of it All]
    • Cher "Dark Lady" [Half Breed]
    • Lorne Greene "Frightened Town" [Lorne Greene's American West]
  • October 13, 2020

    • October 11, 2020

      • David Allan Coe "The House We've Been Calling a Home" [Rides Again]
      • Pretenders "My City Was Gone - 2007 Remaster" [Learning to Crawl (Expanded & Remastered)]
      • Bobby Bare "500 Miles Away from Home" [500 Miles Away From Home]
      • Alan Jackson "A House with No Curtains" [Everything I Love]
      • George Jackson "I Don't Do Windows" [In Muscle Shoals]
      • Van Morrison "Cleaning Windows" [Beautiful Vision]
      • Bob Dylan "Sign on the Window" [New Morning]
      • Willie Nelson "Hello Walls" [And Then I Wrote]
      • Faron Young "Give a Lonely Heart a Home" [It's Four in the Morning]
      • Tammy Wynette "I Don't Wanna Play House" [Take Me To Your World/I Don't Want To Play House]
      • George Jones "Two Story House" [George Jones and Tammy Wynette - 16 Biggest Hits]
      • Kacey Musgraves "My House" [Same Trailer Different Park]
      • Tyrone Davis "A Woman Needs To Be Loved" [Can I Change My Mind]
      • Hank Williams "A Mansion On The Hill - Single Version" [40 Greatest Hits]
      • Ricky Skaggs "Mansions For Me" [Skaggs And Rice]
      • Ben Vaughn "Houseboat" [Glasgow Time]
      • Merle Haggard "Down On The Houseboat" [Working In Tennessee]
      • Loup Garou "Rock The Houseboat" [Calling All Angels]
      • Townes Van Zandt "Heavenly Houseboat Blues" [The Late Great Townes Van Zandt]
      • Johnny Nash "Yellow House" [The Essential Johnny Nash]
      • Michael Martin Murphey "Yellow House" [Flowing Free Forever]
      • Michael Martin Murphey "Land of Enchantment" [Land Of Enchantment]
      • The Chicks "A Home" [Home]
      • Aaron Neville "The Grand Tour" [The Grand Tour]
      • Jim Croce "New York's Not My Home" [You Don't Mess Around With Jim]
      • Snooks Eaglin "Helping Hand (A Thousand Miles Away from Home)" [New Orleans Street Singer]
      • Nina Simone "I'm Going Back Home" [High Priestess Of Soul]
      • Bobby Womack "I Take It On Home" [B.W. Goes C.W.]
      • Arthur Alexander "In The Middle Of It All - Remastered" [Arthur Alexander (Expanded Edition)]
      • Joni Mitchell "Rainy Night House" [Ladies of the Canyon]
      • Yusuf / Cat Stevens "Into White" [Tea For The Tillerman (Remastered)]
      • Aretha Franklin "The House That Jack Built" [Soul Queen]
    • August 30, 2020

      • August 02, 2020

        Black Gospel in the Sunshine State

        • The Sensational Florida Robins "Jesus Will Never Let You Down" [Jesus Will Never Let You Down]
        • The Cannonball Adderley Quintet "Country Preacher - Live" [Country Preacher]
        • The Florida Swanees "Be Ready" [Be Ready]
        • Sonny Treadway "Don't Let the Devil Ride" [Sacred Steel: Traditional Sacred African-American Steel Guitar Music in Florida]
        • Sonny Treadway "No, Never Alone" [Jesus Will Fix It!]
        • Aubrey Ghent "Just a Closer Walk with Thee" [Can't Nobody Do Me Like Jesus]
        • Aubrey Ghent "There Is a Fountain Filled With Blood" [Can't Nobody Do Me Like Jesus]
        • God's Ambassadors "All Of My Life" [The Third Annual Black College Gospel Festival]
        • The Florida Mass Choir "Be Ye Steadfast" [Lord, You Keep On Proving Yourself To Me]
        • Abyssinia Baptist Church Mass Choir "Nobody Knows" [Abyssinia Baptist Church Mass Choir]
        • Macedonia Youth Choir of Florida "Have You Been Tried In The Fire" [Feel The Spirit Moving]
        • Abdul Rahim Ibrahim "Casbah" [Al Rahman! Cry Of The Floridian Tropic Son]
        • Miami Soul Stirrers "My Soul Couldn't Rest Contented" [My Soul Couldn't Rest Contented]
        • The Consolers "Give Me My Flowers" [Give Me My Flowers]
        • The Consolers "Won't It Be Grand" [Singing "Heart Warming Spirituals"]
        • The Consolers "I Feel Good" [With A Song In Our Hearts]
        • Trinity Baptist Church of Jacksonville "Lord Lord Lord" [TV Gospel Time (Clip)]
        • Trinity Baptist Church of Jacksonville "My God Can Do Anything" [TV Gospel Time (Clip)]
        • Reverend Anderson Johnson "I Don't Know How To Get Along Without The Lord" [Death In The Morning / I Don't Know How To Get Along Without The Lord (Single)]
        • Reverend Anderson Johnson "Let That Liar Pass on By" [Let That Liar Pass on By]
        • Ray Charles "Leave My Woman Alone" [Yes Indeed!]
        • The Rhythmical Wright Singers "How Bless You Are" [How Bless You Are]
        • Marion Williams "The Lord Will Make A Way Somehow" [Remember Me]
        • The Holy Light Jr’s "Love Hides All Faults" [Single]
        • The Little Shadows "Precious Lord Part 1" [Precious Lord (Single)]
        • Milton Wright "Job" [Spaced]
        • The Florida Sim Aires "There Will Be Peace" [Single]
        • The Florida Spiritualaires "I Remember When" [Give God The Glory]
        • The Florida Spiritualaires "Where Have All The Missionaries Gone" [Where Have All The Missionaries Gone]
        • Prince Gideon "Swing Low Sweet Chariot" [Let My People Go]
      • July 19, 2020

        Minnesota Soul

        • John L. Nelson "Heart of Mine" [Don't Play With Love, the John L. Nelson Project]
        • The Amazers "It's You For Me" [Without A Warning / It's You For Me (Single)]
        • Maurice McKinnies "Sweet Smell of Perfume" [Sweet Smell Of Purfume / Pouring Water On A Drowning Man (Single)]
        • Wanda Davis "Take Care" [Save Me / Take Care (Single)]
        • James Bonner "Don't Rush It" [Stumpin / Don't Rush It (Single)]
        • Mind & Matter "I'm Under Your Spell" [I'm Under Your Spell / Sunshine Lady (Single)]
        • Haze "When We Were Kids" [Haze]
        • Flyte Tyme "I've Got You On My Mind" [It's The Things That You Do / I've Got You On My Mind (Single)]
        • Cynthia "Klingel Schon, Telefon!" [Klingel Schon, Telefon (Single)]
        • Mint Condition "Breakin' My Heart (Pretty Brown Eyes)" [Meant To Be Mint]
        • Morris Day "Fishnet" [Daydreaming]
        • Bobby "Make You Mine (Tight Jeans)" [Make You Mine (Tight Jeans) (Single)]
        • Rockie Robbins "You and Me" [You and Me]
        • Bromar "Call Me Up" [Call Me Up]
        • Vera Jean Jenkins and The Charlamettes "Somebody's Knocking" [Jesus Is So Real]
        • Alexander O'Neal "Criticize" [Hearsay]
        • Vera Jean Jenkins and The Charlamettes "Jesus Is So Real" [Jesus Is So Real]
        • Sam Davis And The Twin Cities Gospel Ensemble "All Power" [I've Been Changed]
        • Minneapolis Gospel Sound "Mold Me and Make Me" [Time Is Running Out]
        • Sister Thelma Buckner & The House Of Refuge Choir "Precious Lord" [Precious Lord / I Come To Thee (Single)]
        • Sister Thelma Buckner & The House Of Refuge Choir "I Come To Thee" [I Come To Thee / Precious Lord (Single)]
        • Greater Sabathani Baptist Church Mass Choir "99 1/2 Won't Do" [Greater Sabathani Baptist Church Mass Choir]
        • Greater Sabathani Baptist Church Mass Choir "Everything's Alright" [Greater Sabathani Baptist Church Mass Choir]
        • Twin Cities Community Gospel Choir "Ride On, King Jesus" [Love Brings Unity]
        • Robert Brown Jr. & The God’s Serenade Band "The Rapture" [The Rapture / Give God the Glory (Single)]
        • Robert Brown Jr. & The God’s Serenade Band "Give God the Glory" [The Rapture / Give God the Glory (Single)]
        • Evangelist Crusaders "You Better Be Careful" [Just Jesus]
        • Chastity Brown "Wake Up" [Silhouette of Sirens]
        • Next "Too Close - Extended Version" [Too Close EP]
      • May 13, 2020

        Animals!

        • Slobberbone "Gimme Back My Dog" [Everything You Thought Was Right Was Wrong Today]
        • The Smashing Pumpkins "Rhinoceros - Remastered 2011" [Gish (Deluxe Edition)]
        • Linda Ronstadt "Birds" [Linda Ronstadt]
        • B.B. King "Hummingbird" [Indianola Mississippi Seeds]
        • Jethro Tull "Bungle in the Jungle - 2002 Remaster" [War Child (2002 Remaster)]
        • Simon & Garfunkel "At the Zoo" [Bookends]
        • Al Stewart "Year of the Cat" [Year Of The Cat]
      • May 01, 2020

        Challahpalooza!

        • Fortisakharof "ניצוצות" [1900?]
        • Tamuz "הולך בטל" [סוף עונת התפוזים (מהדורת סימני דרך)]
        • Shlomo Artzi "החול יזכור" [מקום]
        • Fortis "חתול, מפלצת" [סיפורים מהקופסא]
        • Shalom Hanoch "מחכים למשיח" [מחכים למשיח]
        • Meir Ariel "טרמינל לומינלט" [שירי חג ומועד ונופל]
        • Kaveret "יו יה" [סיפורי פוגי]
        • Arik Sinai "אם אתה בסביבה" [צל כבד]
      • April 24, 2020

        Quiet Storm - Makeout Mix

        • The Deele "Shoot 'Em Up Movies" [Eyes of a Stranger]
        • Rene & Angela "Imaginary Playmates" [Wall To Wall]
        • Frederick "Gentle (feat. Janice Dowlen) - Calling Your Name" [Greatest R & B Legends]
        • Angela Winbush "Sensual Lover" [Sharp]
        • Evelyn "Champagne" King "The Show Is Over" [Smooth Talk (Expanded Edition)]
        • André Cymone "Red Light - Single Version" [A.C. (Expanded Edition)]
      • April 17, 2020

        Essential Worker - Stir Crazy Challenge

        • Wilt Chamberlain "That's Easy To Say" [Single]
        • Pretenders "Back on the Chain Gang - 2007 Remaster" [Learning To Crawl [Expanded and Remastered]]
        • John Lennon "Working Class Hero - Remastered 2010 / Lennon Legend Version" [Plastic Ono Band]
        • Natalie Merchant "Which Side Are You on?" [The House Carpenter's Daughter]
        • Rage Against The Machine "Maggie's Farm" [Renegades]
        • ALASKALASKA "Bees" [The Dots]
        • Alex Chilton "Lost My Job" [From Memphis to New Orleans]
      • April 14, 2020

        Wikipedia Brown Goes to the Guianas

        • Ervinna "Blaka Rosoe" [Blaka Rosoe]
        • Sherida "Mi Foutoe" [Mi Foutoe]
        • Mighty Botai "Porning" [Frijari]
        • Mighty Botai "Lilian" [Totness Coronie]
        • Telstars "Tell Me Once Again" [Orbiting]
        • Des Glasford's Combo 7 "The Shadow of Your Smile" [Guyana's Young Sound]
        • Ivor Lynch "Think It Over" [Single]
        • Sammy Baksh "To Be Lonely" [Look Out For Judy]
        • Ivor Lynch "Tell Me" [Unlimited]
        • Sach Persaud "My Love Was Not Retail" [Single]
        • Max Nijman "Farawe" [Katibo ]
        • Johnny Miranda "Faja Lobie" [Faja Lobie]
      • March 08, 2020

        Foot Pattin'

        • Marvin Gaye "I Want You" [I Want You]
        • The Crusaders "Street Life" [Street Life]
        • Steve Hackett "Hoping Love Will Last - Remastered 2005" [Please Don't Touch]
        • Caldera "Pegasus" [Sky Islands]
        • Hamilton Bohannon "Run It On Down Mr. DJ" [Stop & Go]
        • Michael Henderson "Let Me Love You" [Goin' Places]
        • Wah Wah Watson "Goo Goo Wah Wah" [Elementary (Expanded Edition)]
        • Doug Richardson "Salsa Mama" [Night Talk]
        • David Williams "Out Of The Sheets, Into The Streets" [Soul Is Free]
        • Swamp Dogg "I Was Born Blue" [The Excellent Sides of Swamp Dogg Vol. 1]
        • Irma Thomas "She'll Never Be Your Wife" [In Between Tears]
        • King Curtis "Foot Pattin'" [Instant Groove]
        • Roberta Flack "Gone Away" [Chapter Two]
        • Wayne Davis "How's Mama's Baby" [A View From Another Place]
        • Hiroshi Fukumura "Hunt Up Wind" [Oriental Jazz Essentials]
        • Shigeharu Mukai "Spacing Out" [Spacing Out]
        • Larry Willis "153rd Street Theme" [Inner Crisis]
        • Richard "Groove" Holmes "It's Going To Take Some Time" [Night Glider]
        • Dakota Staton "Let It Be Me" [Madame Foo-Foo]