Didn't It Rain

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From biography.com, here are some details of the life of the great Mahalia Jackson.


(show opening music bed is Tricia Boutte and Paul Longstreth's "Oh New Orleans Here I Come (reprise)" - featuring Dr John on Hammond B-3 organ.)
New Birth Brass Band - "Jesus On The Mainline"
Mahalia Jackson - "It Don't Cost Very Much"
(Music bed: Mahalia Jackson  - "I'm Going To Live The Life I Sing About In My Song.")
Tricia Boutte - "Keep Your Hand On The Plough"
(Music bed: Aaron Neville - "Wrong Number")
Aaron Neville -  "How Could I Help But Love You"
(Music bed: Aaron Neville - "For Every Boy There's A Girl")
(Music bed: Johnny Adams - "Losing Battle")
Aaron Neville with Johnny Adams - "Never Alone"
Johnny Adams - "Release Me"
(Music bed: Glen David Andrews - "Didn't It Rain"


(Music bed: the Delta Southernaires - "Bye and Bye")


The Spiders - "Witchcraft"
(Music bed: Irma Thomas - "Anyone Who Knows What Love Is (Will Understand)")
Irma Thomas - "I Wish Someone Would Care"
(Music bed: Irma Thomas - "Don't Mess With My Man")
(Music bed: Irma Thomas - "Time Is On My Side")
Irma Thomas - "Just a Little While to Stay Here"
(Sacred steel music bed: Glenn Lee - "Joyful Sounds")
The Lee Boys - "Going to Glory"
Hot 8 Brass Band - "I'll Fly Away"
(Outro music bed: Matt Lemmler - "Wade In The Water")


NEW ORLEANS CALLING is a production of WWOZ, listener-supported community radio in the Crescent City.
Host, writer, editor, interviewer, audio engineer, intrepid field recorder, and co-producer is George Ingmire.
Dave Ankers is the producer.
Melanie Merz is the supervising producer.
Vocal tracks produced by Jorge Fuentes.
National distribution managed by Russell Shelton and Carmen Connor Post.
Web support by David Stafford.
Live tracks mixed by Damond Jacob and Tony Guillory.
Executive Producer is WWOZ’s General Manager David Freedman.

Special thanks to: 
Sally Young and Crystal Gross, for their voice talents;
WWOZ’s Dwayne Breashears, Scott Borne, Dee Lindsey, Lauren Del Rio, Leslie Molson, Beau Royster, and Maryse Dejean;
Rachel Lyons, Dolores Hooper, and the Archives of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival & Foundation;
and to WWOZ's interns: Olivia Broslawsky, James Bullard, Candace Crawford, Ben Russell, and Lily Wasserman.


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