09 February 2016 Show

• February 10th, 2016










‘Elections are about fucking you enemies.

   Winning is about fucking your friends.’

 -  James Carville, 1992





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

All In The Family – Those Were The Days

Jonathan Richman – Keith

Dan Hicks and His Hot Licks – How Can I Miss You When You Won’t Go Away

William Shatner – Space Oddity


Hinds – Bamboo

Margaret Glaspy – You And I

David Cross Sound Bite

The Rolling Stones – Monkey Man

Earth Wind & Fire – Getaway


Bob Dylan – Visions Of Johanna (Rehearsal Take 5)

Kink Friedman – They Ain’t Making Jews Like Jesus Anymore

CBS-TV Promo Sound Bite

Tears For Fears – Watch Me Bleed


Zenith TV Commercial


TSOL – Hit and Run

X – Johnny Hit and Run Pauline

The Godfather Sound Bite

Mary’s Danish – Don’t Crash The Car Tonight

The Primitives – Crash

The Bar-Kays – Hit and Run


Aubrie Sellers – Sit Here And Cry

Thao and the Get Down Stay Down – Astonished Man

Talking Heads – The Big Country (Alt Version)

All In The Family Sound Bite

The Easybeats – River Deep Mountain High


Phil Collins – Tomorrow Never Knows

Scarlet Fantastic – No Memories (Extra Sensory Mix)


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02 February 2016 Show

• February 4th, 2016















‘Back then when something was wrong the

   radio could lay hands on you and you’d be

   all right.’

 -  Bob Dylan





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Groundhog Day Sound Bite

Corin Tucker Band – Groundhog Day

Girlpool – Jane

Jefferson Airplane – Volunteers

The Last Shadow Puppets – Bad Habits


Wilco – One Wing

Waco Brothers – Receiver

Britt Daniel – Run Through The Jungle

Brian Fallon – Nobody Wins

Punch Brothers – Reptilia


Pokey LaFarge – Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues

Thomas Dolby – Screen Kiss

Chairlift – Moth To The Flame

Paulina Rubio – Si Te Vas


Anderson East – Satisfy Me

Anderson East – Devil In Me

Anderson East – Find ‘em, Fool ‘em and Forget ‘em

Andrew Combs – Foolin’


Porches – Be Apart

Bloc Party – The Love Within

Metric – Cascades

David Byrne – My Big Hands (Fall Through The Cracks)


Mavis Staples – High Note

Shovels & Rope and Shakey Graves – Unknown Legend

Tedeschi Trucks Band – Just As Strange

Lucinda Williams – Place In My Heart


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26 January 2016 Show

• January 29th, 2016














‘When the going gets weird,

    the weird turn professional.’

 -  Hunter S. Thompson





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

The Man Who Sold The World Sound Bite

Bob Moses – Tearing Me Up

Glen Hansard – Ashes To Ashes (Live)


Savages – Adore

PJ Harvey – The Wheel

Siouxsie and the Banshees – Arabian Knights (Live)

Blondie – X Offender


Bob Dylan – Obviously Five Believers (Take 3)

Loudon Wainwright III – Sinatra Slept Here

Black – Everything’s Coming Up Roses (Live)

Louis CK Sound Bite

Violent Femmes – Memory


Commercial Shasta Root Beer


Grant-Lee Phillips – Loaded Gun

Grant Lee Buffalo – Mockingbirds

Shiva Burlesque – Peace

Lisa Germano – Tomorrowing


Yeasayer – I Am Chemistry

ABC-TV Promo Soundbite

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – White Privilege II


Tom T. Hall – A Week In A County Jail

Jimmie Dale Gilmour – Chase The Wind

Townes Van Zandt – Waiting Around To Die


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12 January 2016 Show

• January 16th, 2016













‘I don’t know where I’m going from here,

   but I promise it won’t be boring.’

 -  David Bowie





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Dick Cavett Show Sound Bite

David Bowie – 1984 (Live)

David Bowie – Unwashed and Somewhat Slightly Dazed

David Bowie – Lazarus


Roxy Music – Bothe Ends Burning

TV On The Radio – Staring At The Sun

Simple Minds – The Man Who Sold The World

Associates – Boys Keep Swinging


David Bowie – Song For Bob Dylan

David Bowie – Queen Bitch

MTV Sound Bite (1983)

David Bowie – Waiting For The Man (Live)


Diamond Dogs Commercial


David Bowie – Growin’ Up

NIN and David Bowie – Hurt (Live)

Bauhaus – Bela Legosi’s Dead

Au Pairs - Repetition


David Bowie – Slip Away

David Bowie – Friday On My Mind

The Chameleons UK – John, I’m Only Dancing


Scott Bradley – Space Oddity

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain – Life On Mars

David Bowie – Ziggy Stardust (Live)


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05 January 2016 (Top 25 of 2015) Show

• January 11th, 2016















‘Sometimes too much drink is barely enough.’

 -  Mark Twain



Best Of 2015 Playlist


The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Apollo 4 Launch Countdown Sound Bite


25  Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – Downtown

24  Ultimate Painting – (I’ve Got The) Sanctioned Blues

23  Carly Rae Jepsen – I Really Like You

22  Marbles – Fire and Smoke


21  The Weeknd – I Can’t Feel My Face

20  Calexico – Falling From The Sky

19  Wavves – Way Too Much

18  The Waterboys – I Can See Elvis


17  Pokey LaFarge – Knocking The Dust Off The Rust Belt Tonight

16  Wilco – King Of You

15  Baio – Sister Of Pearl

14  Eleventh Dream Day – Vanishing Point


13  Django Django – First Light

12  The Chills – Aurora Corona

11  My Morning Jacket – Big Decisions

10  Kurt Vile – I’m An Outlaw

09  Tame Impala – ‘Cause I’m A Man

08  My Morning Jacket – Believe (Nobody Knows)

07  Beck – Dreams

06  Natalie Prass – My Baby Don’t Understand Me

05  Wolf Alice – Giant Peach


04  Blur – Lonesome Street

03  Foals – Mountain At My Gate

02  Jason Isbell – Something More Than Free


01  Kurt Vile – Pretty Pimpin’

01  Alabama Shakes – Sound & Color


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22 December 2015 Christmas Show

• December 23rd, 2015

















‘The main reason Santa is so jolly is because

   he knows where all the bad girls live.’

 -  George Carlin



Christmas Playlist


The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Merry Christmas, Charlie Brown Sound Bite

Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings – Just Another Christmas Song

The Snails – Snails Christmas (I Want A New Shell)

Phoenix – Alone On Christmas Day (feat. Bill Murray)

My Morning Jacket – Christmas Must Be Tonight


Waco Brothers – Merry Xmas To Me

Wye Oak – Christmas Will Be Just Another Lonely Day

The Long Blondes – Christmas Is Canceled

Redd Kross – Super Sunny Christmas


Bob Dylan – Christmas Island

Mark E. Smith – Hark The Herald Angels Sing

Mark E. Smith – We Wish You A Protein Christmas

Miracle On 34th Street Sound Bite

Kinky Friedman – Christmas Card From A Hooker In Minneapolis


James Brown – Please Come Home For Christmas

Snoop Dogg & Anne Kendricks –

Winter Wonderland/Here Comes Santa Claus

Los Lobos – Rudolph The Manic Reindeer

Shakin’ Stevens – Merry Christmas Everyone


Dramarama (aka French Lemon Kings) – Merry Christmas Everyone

Elvis Presley – If I Get Home On Christmas Day

Frank Sinatra – What Happened To Christmas

Elf Sound Bite

Foxtails Brigade – I’m Not In The Christmas Mood


Manic Street Preachers – Last Christmas

Granddaddy – Alan Parsons In A Winter Wonderland

The Futureheads – Christmas Was Better In The Eighties

Martha and the Muffins – Santa’s Gift Of Love


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15 December 2015 Show

• December 16th, 2015














‘Basically, I’m for anything that gets you

   through the night – be it prayer,

   tranquilizers or a bottle of Jack Daniels.’

 -  Frank Sinatra





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Christmas Vacation Sound Bite

Whirling Dervishes – Sinning and Skating

Spacehog – Deceit

Wolfmother – Victorious


Animal Collective – FloriDada

Charley Marley – Wonka Bar

Chairlift – Romeo

CBS-TV Promo Sound Bite

Killing Joke – Eighties


Bob Dylan – What’ll I Do

Frank Sinatra – It Was A Very Good Year

Christmas Eve TV Movie Promo Sound Bite

Arlo Guthrie – Coming In To Los Angeles

Scrooge Soundtrack – Thank You Very Much


Bradlees Commercial


Violent Femmes – Black Girls

James Brown – Give It Up And Turnit A Loose

Almost Famous Sound Bite

Led Zeppelin – Desire (The Wanton Song) (Rough Mix)

The Fuzztones – 1-2-5


Sonic Youth – The Empty Page

Bruce Springsteen – Meet Me In The City

Mitch Hedberg Sound Bite

Patti Rothberg – Inside

The Fruit Bats – It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas


Wild Nothing – TV Queen

Wall Of Voodoo – Shouldn’t Have Given Him A Gun For Christmas


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08 December 2015 Show

• December 11th, 2015















The more I see, the less I know for sure.’

 -  John Lennon





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

The Godfather Sound Bite

Velvet Revolver – Loving The Alien

The Mountain Goats – San Bernardino

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – I’m Losing You


The Dream Syndicate – Burn (Live)

Green On Red – That’s What Dreams Were Made For

The Three O’Clock – Jet Fighter

Devo – Bottled Up


Bob Dylan – Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues

Tom Jones – Factory Girl

The Taking Of Pelham 1-2-3

Gutterball – Is There Something I Should Know

The Long Ryders – WDIA


K-Tel Christmas Record Commercial


All Them Witches – Call Me Star

All Them Witches – Born Under A Bad Sign

Ex Hex – Radio On

Mac McCaughan – Our Way Free


Fleetwood Mac – Tusk (Outtake)

Kate Bush – Rubberband Girl

All In The Family Sound Bite

The Doors – The Ghost Song

Gumball – New Rose


Yo La Tengo – Autumn Sweater

White Demin – Just Dropped In (To See What Condition…)

Waco Brothers – Tiger By The Tail


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01 December 2015 Show

• December 3rd, 2015















If you’re not doing something different,

   you’re not doing anything.’

 -  Sam Phillips





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Underdog Sound Bite

Kansas – Point Of Know Return

Missing Persons – Mental Hopscotch

The Coup – My Favorite Mutiny


Savages – T.I.W.Y.G.

Marilyn Manson – Third Day Of A Seven Day Binge

Thin White Rope – Disney Girl

The Arcs – Rosie (Ooh La La)


Bob Dylan – Absolutely Sweet Marie

Anti Rock ‘n’ Roll Sound Bite

Foo Fighters – Saint Cecilia

Iggy Pop – Home

Incredible String Band – Log Cabin Home In The Sky


Mood Ring Sound Bite


The Dream Syndicate – Tell Me When It’s Over

The Dream Syndicate – See That My Grave Is Kept Clean

True West – And Then The Rain

The Rain Parade – Talking In My Sleep


School Of Seven Bells – Open Your Eyes

Frankie Cosmos – Young

Talk Radio Sound Bite

The Shins – Goodbye Girl


Mini-Mekons & Robbie Fulks – Refill

Steven McCarthy – Ride On

Yo La Tengo – Bottled Up


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24 November 2015 Show

• November 25th, 2015














‘I am grateful for what I am and have.

   My thanksgiving is perpetual.’

 -  Henry David Thoreau





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Johnny Cash – Thanksgiving / I Thank You

Big Star – Thank You Friends

Belle & Sebastian – Meat and Potatoes


James Brown – Mashed Potatoes USA

Booker T & the MGs – Burnt Biscuits

Holiday Inn Sound Bite

Ohio Players – Jive Turkey


Fats Waller – All That Meat and No Potatoes

The Four Clefs – I Like Pie, I Like Cake

Bing Crosby & Bob Crosby – I’ve Got Plenty To Be Thankful For

SNL Sound Bite

Earth, Wind & Fire – Gratitude

Sly and the Family Stone – Thankful N’ Thoughtful


Quincy Jones & Bill Cosby – Groovy Gravy

Hannah and Her Sisters Sound Bite

The Shins – Young Pilgrims

Eef Barzelay – Thanksgiving Waves


Graham Parker – Almost Thanksgiving Day

Neil Young – Harvest Moon

Barney Miller Sound Bite

William DeVaughn – Be Thankful For What You’ve Got

Ray Charles – Sweet Potato Pie (feat. James Taylor)


The JBs – Pass The Peas

Booker T & the MGs – My Sweet Potato

Beastie Boys – Gratitude

Thelonious Monk Quartet – Stuffy Turkey


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