27 January 2015 Show

• January 28th, 2015












‘The only truth is music.’

 -  Jack Kerouac





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Hee Haw Sound Bite

The Rave Ups – Positively Lost Me

Old 97s – Doreen

Bottle Rockets – Radar Gun


Tarbox Ramblers – Already Gone

The Beat Farmers – California Kid

True Grit Sound Bite

The Blasters – American Music

BR5-49 – Even If It’s Wrong

The Beat Farmers – Gun Sale At The Church


Bob Dylan – Nashville Skyline Rag

Jason and the Scorchers – Absolutely Sweet Marie

Bonanza Sound Bite

Rank and File – Amanda Ruth

Hillstomp – Banjo Song #2

The Rave Ups – Rave Up/Shut Up


Hanes Commercial


Steve Earle – Guitar Town

Justin Townes Earle – Looking For A Place To Land

Townes Van Zandt – I’ll Be Here In The Morning

A Fistful Of Dollars Sound Bite

Uncle Tupelo – I Got Drunk

Clem Snide – Beautiful


The Long Ryders – Mason-Dixon Line

Green On Red – Gravity Talks

Hee Haw Sound Bite

Jim White – Handcuffed To A Fence In Mississippi

Iron & Wine – Low Light Buddy Of Mine


Whiskeytown – 16 Days

Blood Oranges – Shady Grove

Robbie Fulks – She Took A Lot Of Pills (And Died)

Blood On The Saddle – Poison Love

Son Volt – Drown

The Mavericks – I Should Know

Old 97s – Time Bomb

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20 January 2015 Show

• January 21st, 2015











‘Secretly I wanted to look like Jimi Hendrix,

but I could never quite pull it off.’

 -  Bryan Ferry





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Match Game ’73 Sound Bite

The War On Drugs – An Ocean In Between The Waves

Future Islands – Seasons (Waiting On You) (BADBADNOTGOOD Remix)

Wings – Let ‘Em In


The New Pornographers – Dancehall Domine

Django Django – First Light

The Jeffersons Sound Bite

Barry Manilow – Flashy Lady

Gino Vannelli – I Just Want To Stop


Bob Dylan – Stay With Me

Beck – Waking Light

Dire Straits – Solid Rock

Where The Buffalo Roam Sound Bite

Devo – Human Rocket

Devo – Turn Around

Nirvana – Turn Around


Del Monte Corn Commercial


Screaming Females – Criminal Image

Screaming Females – Ripe

Screaming Females – Wishing Well

Lost In Translation Sound Bite

Iron and Wine – Everyone’s Summer of ‘95


Chuck Berry – Festival

What’s Happening Sound Bite

The A’s – Five Minutes In A Hero’s Life

Iggy Pop – High On You

The Dead Milkmen – Everybody’s Got Nice Stuff But Me


Swervedriver – Setting Sun

St. Vincent – Cheerleader

Quarterbacks – Not In Luv

Winger - Seventeen

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13 January 2015 Show

• January 15th, 2015











‘Music is forever, music should grow and mature with you,

following you right on up until you die’

 -  Paul Simon





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Gil Scott-Heron – Pardon Our Analysis (We Beg Your Pardon)

The New Birth – Wildflower


Modest Mouse – Lampshades On Fire

Charlotte Gainsbourg – All The Rain

Rhoda Sound Bite

Sleater-Kinney – Surface Envy

Quarterbacks – Center

Springtime Carnivore – Name On A Matchstick


Bob Dylan – I Shall Be Free

Bo Diddley – I Don’t Like You

Good Times Sound Bite

Chuck Berry – Dear Dad

Elvis Presley – Milkcow Blues Boogie


Buc Wheats Commercial


Honey Cone – Wants Ads

Melanie – Brand New Key


The Antlers – VCR (xx cover)

The Antlers – Intruders

CBS-TV Promo Sound Bite

Centro-Matic – Parade Of Choosers

The Clientele – We Could Walk Together

Walter Salas-Hamara – Curve and Shake


Roseanne Cash – 50,000 Watts

Justin Townes Earle – Round The Bend

Stars – Take Me To The Riot

Panda Bear – Principe Real

Robert Ellis – Good Intentions

The Cure – Hello Goodbye


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06 January 2015 Show

• January 11th, 2015














‘Blues is easy to play, but hard to feel..’

 -  Jimi Hendrix





The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Big Star – Thirteen

Sun Kil Moon – Ben’s My Friend

Caribou – Can’t Do Without You

Eno and Hyde – A Man Wakes Up


Allo Darlin’ – Romance and Adventure

Angel Olsen – Hi-Five

Lucinda Williams – Protection (Tiny Desk Concert)

The Fontaines – Dustin Hoffman


Sturgill Simpson – Long White Line

Ariel Pink – Put Your Number In My Phone

Guster – Simple Machine

Todd Terje – Johnny and Mary (feat. Bryan Ferry)

Cloud Nothings – I’m Not Part Of Me


Maganavox Odyssey Commercial


Shakey Graves – Perfect Parts

Shakey Graves – Big Time Nashville Star

Roseanne Cash – Modern Blue

The New Pornographers – War On The East Coast

Allah-Las – Had It All


The Antlers – Hotel

Phantogram – Fall In Love

Flake Music – Spanway Hits


Strand Of Oaks – Goshen 97

Total Control – Expensive Dog

Iceage – How Many


Lucius – Wonderful

Townes Van Zandt – Rake

Eyelids – Sex Beat

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02 January 2015 Show (2014 Top 30 Countdown)

• January 3rd, 2015











‘I have the simplest tastes. I am always satisfied

   with the best.’

 -  Oscar Wilde



2014 Top 30 Countdown Playlist


The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Apollo 13 Sound Bite


30 Courtney Barnett – History Eraser

29 Spoon – Do You

28 Leonard Cohen – Almost Like The Blues

27 Ex-Hex – Beast


26 Tune-Yards – Water Fountain

25 J. Mascis – Me Again

24 Jack White – Lazaretto

23 Bruce Springsteen – Heaven’s Wall


22 Ty Segall – Tall Man Skinny Lady

21 St. Paul and the Broken Bones – Don’t Mean A Thing

20 Bob Mould – I Don’t Know You Anymore

19 The War On The Drugs – Under The Pressure


18 Foxygen – Cosmic Vibrations

17 Real Estate – Talking Backwards

16 Perfume Genius – Queen

15 Damon Albarn – Everyday Robots


14 Ought – Habit

13 Hooray For The Riff Raff – The Body Electric

12 Parquet Courts – Ducking and Dodging

11 My Brightest Diamond – Pressure


10 King Tuff – Black Moon Spell

09 The New Basements Tapes – Down In The Bottom

08 Death From Above 1979 – Trainwreck 1979

07 Beck – Blue Moon


06 TV On The Radio – Careful You

05 Wilco – The TB Is Killing Me

04 Belle & Sebastian – The Party Line

03 Broken Bells – After The Disco


01 (tie) Lucinda Williams – West Memphis

01 (tie) St. Vincent – Digital Witness


Future Islands – Seasons (Waiting On You)

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23 December 2014 Show

• December 24th, 2014











‘In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.’

 -  William Blake




The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

The Waltons Sound Bite

Dent May – I’ll Be Stoned For Christmas

Purity Ring – Push Pull

St. Vincent – Pieta

Perfume Genius – Queen


The xx – Last Christmas

Spectrals – It’s Christmas and I’ve Got Everything I Want

The Fall – Hark The Herald Angels Sing

My Morning Jacket – When The Bells Start Ringing (feat. The Head and the Heart)


Bob Dylan – Property Of Jesus

The Velvet Underground – Jesus

Frank Hoier – Jesus Don’t Give Tax Breaks To The Rich

Elf Sound Bite

The Heavenly Gospel Singers – When Was Jesus Born?

Kurt Vile – Jesus Fever


McDonald’s Gift Certificates Commercial


Joe Cocker – With A Little Help From My Friends

Joe Cocker – Everybody Hurts

Marianne Faithful – Sparrows Will Sing

J. Mascis – Fade Into You


Screaming Blue Messiahs – Jesus Chrysler Drives A Dodge

The Long Winters – Sometimes You Have To Work On Christmas (Sometimes)

A Christmas Story Sound Bite

Joey Ramone – Don’t Worry About Me

Captain Sensible – One Christmas Catalogue


Matthew Ryan – Then She Threw Me Like A Hand Grenade

The Fauntleroys – Chinese White

Shakey Graves – Dearly Departed (feat. Esme Patterson)


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16 December 2014 Holiday Show

• December 19th, 2014













‘The two most joyous times of the year are Christmas

  morning and the end of school.’

 -  Alice Cooper




The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Your Hit Parade Christmas Party Sound Bite

Low Rawls – Christmas Is

Yoko Ono and the Flaming Lips – Happy Xmas (War Is Over)

Dum Dum Girls – On Christmas

She & Him – Christmas Day

The Rosenbergs – Puff Daddy Isn’t Kosher


Lucinda Williams – Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Darlene Love – Christmas (Baby, Please Come Home)

Good Times Sound Bite

Cocteau Twins – Frosty The Snowman

Aimee Mann – You’re A Mean One Mr. Grinch

Bing Crosby – Mele Kalikimaka (feat. The Andrew Sisters)


Bob Dylan – Winter Wonderland

Nick Lowe – Children Go Where I Send Thee

Laverne and Shirley Sound Bite

Tom Tom Club – Il Est Ne

The Monkees – Riu Chiu

Jackson 5 – Christmas Won’t Be The Same This Year


K-Tel Christmas Album Commercial


Liz Phair – Ho Ho Ho

Kelly Hogan – Blue Snowfall

Bright Eyes – Blue Christmas

Radiohead – Winter Wonderland

I Love Lucy Sound Bite

The Kinks – Father Christmas


The Pogues – Fairytale of New York (feat. Kirsty MacColl)

Whirling Dervishes – Winter Kills

The Shins – Wonderful Christmastime

Rufus Wainwright – Baby, It’s Cold Outside (feat. Sharon Van Etten)


Dean Martin – A Marshmallow World

All In The Family Sound Bite

Modest Mouse – Jesus Christ Was An Only Child

Spinal Tap – Christmas With The Devil

The Ramones – Merry Christmas, I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight

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09 December 2014 Show

• December 13th, 2014















‘In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.’

 -  Henry Rollins




The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

The Daily Show Sound Bite

Public Enemy – Bring The Noise

NWA – Quiet On Tha Set

Rage Against The Machine – Beautiful World

Donny Hathaway – The Ghetto


The Rolling Stones – All About You

The Rolling Stones – Casino Boogie

Muhammad Ali Sound Bite

Small Faces – Grow Your Own

Ian McLagan and the Bump Band – Never Say Never


Bob Dylan – Solid Rock

Bob Dylan – Things We Said Today

Do The Right Thing Sound Bite

Diana Ross – Fool For Your Love

Mark Ronson – Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars)


Michelob Commercial


Kate Bush – December Will Be Magic Again

Will Butler – Take My Side

Cold War Kids – All This Could Be Yours


War On Drugs – Lost In The Dream (Live)

War On Drugs – Arms Like Boulders

The Fauntleroys – I’m In Love With Everything

Yo La Tengo – From A Motel 6


My Brightest Diamond – Fever (Live)

She & Him – Stay Awhile

Sharon Van Etten – Every Time The Sun Comes Up

Wilco – A Shot In The Arm

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25 November 2014 Show

• November 26th, 2014














‘The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.’

 -  William Blake




The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

Vince Guaraldi Trio – Thanksgiving Theme

Thanksgiving Day Sound Bite

Oliver! Soundtrack – Food, Glorious Food

Sam and Dave – I Thank You

Otis Redding – I Want To Thank You

Jimmy Ruffin – What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted


Ted Nugent – Motor City Madhouse

Dido – Thank You

Al Start – Let’s Harvest

Happy Thanksgiving, Charlie Brown! Sound Bite

Talking Heads – Thank You For Sending Me An Angel


Bob Dylan – Country Pride

Graham Parker – Almost Thanksgiving Day

Loudon Wainwright III – Thanksgiving (Live)

Thanksgiving Becomes A National Holiday Sound Bite

Bob Marley – Give Thanks & Praises

Mary Chapin Carpenter – Thanksgiving Song


Jello Pudding Commercial


Drive-by Truckers – The Thanksgiving Filter

Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians – Grandma’s Thanksgiving

The Van Brauns at Home Sound Bite

Townes Van Zandt – Hunger Child Blues

Peg Leg Howell – Turkey Buzzard Blues


Bobby Bare Jr. – North of Alabama By Morning

Bobby Bare Jr. – Undefeated

The New Basement Tapes – Down On The Bottom

Lucinda Williams – West Memphis


My Brightest Diamond – Lover Killer

TV On The Radio – Could You

Sparks – Girl From Germany

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18 November 2014 Show

• November 20th, 2014
















‘We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to

  the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch – we are

  going back from whence we came.’

 -  John F. Kennedy




The Mekons – Memphis Egypt

WKRP In Cincinnati Sound Bite

Van McCoy – Don’t Hang Me Up

Belle and Sebastian – The Party Line

Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson – Shut ‘um Down

Jonathan Richman – Sa Voix M’atisse


Chvrches – Dead Air

Lorde – Yellow Flicker Beat

One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest Sound Bite

Carla Thomas – Stop Thief

Little Sister – Somebody’s Watching You


Bob Dylan – Tomorrow Night

Gordon Lightfoot – The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

Father John Misty – Bored In The USA

The Decemberists – Make You Better


Kellogg’s OKs Cereal Commercial


TV On The Radio – Happy Idiot

TV On The Radio – Careful You

Fear and Loathing In Las Vegas Sound Bite

Nick Lowe – Ba Doom

Devo – I Desire (Demo)


Foo Fighters – The Feast and the Famine

Living Colour – Memories Can’t Wait

The Breakfast Club Sound Bite

Too Much Joy – My Past Lives

Ryan Adams – Feels Like Fire


Parquet Courts – Ducking and Dodging

Kid Is Qual – You’re A Crumb, I’m Ole

Iron Reagan – Midlothian Murder Mile

Slipknot - Nomadic

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