Thursday, January 26, 2012

Playlist for January 25, 2012

Elvis Costello
Santa Monica

Masked Marauders - Can't Get No Nookie - The Masked Marauders (Reprise)
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings - Pick it Up, Lay It In The Cut - Dap Dippin' With...(Daptone)
Fela Kuti/Roy Ayers - 2000 Blacks Got To Be Free - Upside Down Music of Many Colors (MCA)

Grace Jones - Walking In The Rain - Compass Point Sessions (Island)
Judy Nylon - Room Without A View - Pal Judy (On-U)
Sheila Hylton - The Bed's Too Big Without You - Sly & Robbie Present Taxi (Mango)
Arif MArdin - Glass Onion - Glass Onion (Atlantic)
Live Skull - Pusherman - Swingtime 12-inch (Homestead)

The Who - Now I'm A Farmer - Odds & Sods (MCA)
Brian Eno - I'll COme Running - Another Green World (EG)
Frank Zappa - Would You Go All The Way? - Chunga's Revenge (Ryko)
Flogging Molly - Man With No Country - Live At The Greek Theatre (Side One Dummy)
Looper - Suzuki's Big Rip Off - Ballad of Ray Suzuki (Jeepster)

Doug Sahm & Friends - Dealer's Blues - The Best of Doug Sahm's Atlantic Sessions (Rhino)
Tom Newman - She Said She SDaid - Fine Old Tom (Island)

Jim McCarty Interview

The Yardbirds -

Shapes Of Things - Shapes Of Things (Bomb)
Train Kept A-Rollin' - Shapes Of Things (Bomb)
Beck's Boogie - Roger The Engineer (Epic)
Dazed And Confused - Anderson Theater, NY, March 30, 1968

The Hot House of Omegarashid - Roger The Engineer (Epic)
I'm a Man - Anderson Theater, NY, March 30, 1968
Over Under Sideways Down - Roger The Engineer (Epic)

Austin Lounge Lizards - Put The Oak Ridge Boys in the Slammer - Paint Me On Velvet (Flying Fish)
The Bad Livers - If It Runs - Delusions of Banjer (1/4 Stick)
Clarence "Tom" Ashley - Drunk Man Blues - Greenback Dollar (County)

Polkacide - Who Stole The Keeshka? - Polkacide (Subterranean)

Friday, January 20, 2012

January 18 2012

Sound & Season II
July 13 2009

American Sphinx



John Cale & Terry Riley - Church of Anthrax - Church of Anthrax (Water)
Prince Far-I - Nam Myoho Renge Kyo - Suns of Arqua Live (Arka)
Nate Young Solo - Song for Twig Harper - Less Self Is More Self (Ecstatic Peace)

Soft Machine - Esther's Nose Job - Noisette (Cuneiform)

Ravi Shankar- Bhangla Dhun - Concert for Bangla Desh (Apple)

John Baldry - Don't Try To Lay No Boogie Woogie on the King of Rock & Roll - It Ain't Easy (WB)
Merry Clayton - I've Got Life - Gimme Shelter (Ode 70)
Emil Vilicky - Green Satin - The Funky Way of Emil Vilicky (Vampisoul)
Stratospheerius - Heavy Shtettle Part II - Headspace (
Robbie Krieger - House Of Bees - Singularity (Oglio)

Jukka Tolonen - Witch Drum - Cross-Section (Janus)

T Rex:

Do You Wanna Dance? - The Rex Wax Co. (Rhino)

Satisfaction Pony - - The Rex Wax Co. (Rhino)

New York City - - The Rex Wax Co. (Rhino)

Telegram Sam
- The Rex Wax Co. (Rhino)
Jeepster - The Ultimate Collection (Relativity)

Sloppy Seconds - The Thing From Uranus - The Thought Remains The Same (Nitro)
Pegi Young - Trouble In A Bottle - Bracing For Impact (Vapor)

Swell Link of the Week:
Michael Moore on the Blackout of 2012

Friday, January 13, 2012

Playlist for January 11, 2012

Frank Zappa
Broome County Arena
May 1 1974 2nd set

Bonzo Dog Band - Canyons Of Your Mind - Tadpoles (Liberty/UA)
Tycho - Hours - Dive (Ghostly Int'l)
Keith Leblanc - Einstein - 12-inch (Nettwerk)
Led Zeppelin - Bron-Y-Aur Stomp/Hats Off To Roy Harper (Atlantic)

Pegi Young & The Survivors - Daddy Married Satan - Bracing For Impact (Vapor)
Yo La Tengo - Barstool Blues - Here Comes My Baby (promo) (Bar None)
Neil Young - Pocohontas - Unplugged (Reprise)
Negativland - Cityman - Free (Seeland)

Eric Andersen - Thirsty Boots - Best Of Eric Andersen (Vanguard)
Bruce Cockburn - Sunwheel Dance - Sunwheel Dance (True North)
Kraftwerk - The Model - Man-Machine (Capitol)
David Bowie - Wild Is The Wind - Young Americans (Ryko)

King Crimson - I Talk To The Wind - In The Court of thew Crimson King (EG)
Half Japanese - Real Cool Time - Charmed Life (50 Skidillion Watts)
Gone - Adams - Gone II (SST)
Kramer & John S. Hall - Hide The Knives - Real Men (Shimmy Disc)

Happy Flowers - My Frisbee Went Under A Lawnmower - I Crush Bozo (Homestead)
Eugene Chadbourne - My Heart Would Know - There'll Be No Tears Tonight (Parachute)

Siw Malmkvist and Umberto Marcato - Sole Sole Sole ("So-lay So-lay So-lay") - 7-inch (Jubilee Records, 1964)

Swell Link of the Week:
Ron Paul Newsletters, 140 Characters At A Time

Friday, January 06, 2012

Playlist for January 4, 2012 - Happy New Year!

Bevis Frond
Terrastock II
SF CA 4-17-98 (excerpt)

Captain Beefheart - Sure 'Nuff Yes I Do - Safe As Milk (Castle)
Zephyr - Huna Buna - Zephyr (ABC)
Funkadelic - Hardcore Jollies - Hardcore Jollies (Westbound)
Monks of Doom - Lets Split - Monks Of Doom (C/Z)

Can - Chain Reaction - Soon Over Babaluma (Spoon)
Frank Zappa - Son of Mr. Green Genes - Hot Rats (Ryko)

The Stranglers - Choosey Susie - 7-inch (IRS)
Modern Lovers - Someone I Care About - Modern Lovers (Rhino)
Big Drill Car - Surrender - 7-inch (Cruz)
Lunachicks - Li'l Debbie - Lunachicks (Safe House)
Bush Tetras - Mr. Love Song - Beauty Lies (Tim Kerr)
Monks of Doom - The Insect God - Monks Of Doom (C/Z)

John Cale/Terry Riley - The Protege - Church of Anthrax (Water)

Marshall McLuhan - The Medium is the Massage (excerpt) - The Medium Is The Massage

DJ Spooky - Synchronic Dialects - Riddim Warfare (Asphodel)
DJ Shadow - Boiling Steam With a Grain of Salt(alternate) - Endtroducing (Deluxe)(Island)
Zodiac - Capricorn - Cosmic Sounds (Elektra)
Roy Young - Give It All to You - Mr Funky (Kapp)
James Brown - Sex Machine - Best of Vol 2 (Polydor)
Royksopp - So Easy - Melody AM (Astralwerks)

Soft Heap - Sleeping House - Al Dente (Reel
Conveniens - Know It Ain't - Conveniens (Conveniens)
John Cale - Fear - Fear (Island)

Jean Redpath - Nine Inch Will Please A Lady - Songs of Robert Burns (Philo)

Sunday, January 01, 2012

We interrupt this program to bring you an urgent bulletin

SOPA, a very dangerous piece of legislation, one which could literally threaten the Internet as we know, it is worming its way through congress.

If it becomes law, online free-form radio stations (like or wfmu) may go silent, new artists who've relied on the Internet to gain a following may be shut out and from the looks of it, YOU could lose your Internet service - permanently - through no fault of your own.

If you're at all concerned about freedom of expression, you need to see this NY Times article. (Breaking developments concerning SOPA are covered on

Playlist for December 28,2011

Mike Stark recorded live at The Westy, Ithaca, NY

December 2011 on the Bartlemuzik Ltd. Mobile Unit.

Frank Zappa:

Call Any Vegetable - Just Another Band From L.A. (Ryko)

America Drinks & Analysis (tape)
Cosmik Debris, SUNY-Binghamton (now Binghamton U.) October 29, 1972
The Little Known History of the Mothers of Invention (1974) (

Charva - Mystery Disc (Ryko)
Frank talks about evil talking horses, and televanglists

I'm The Slime (SNL, December 11, 1976)

Help, I'm A Rock - from the
Artisan acetate
The Purple Lagoon (with John Belushi - SNL, December 11, 1976)

You're Probably Wondering Why I'm Here (instrumental) - MOFO (

Respectfully dedicated to the recently departed Motorhead Sherwood.

Roy Ayers (I Am Your Mind Pt. II (Basement Jaxx Remix) - Virgin Ubiquity Remixed (BBE)
John Vorhaus - Red Moon - Word Processor (One-Star)
Tin Huey - I Could Rule The World If I Could Only Get The Parts - Contents Dislodged During Shipment (WB)
Quiet Sun - Mummy Was An Asteroid, Daddy Was A Non-Stick Kitchen Utensil - Mainstream (Antilles)
Velvet Underground - Sister Ray - White Light, White Heat (Polydor)
Procol Harum - The Devil Came From Kansas - A Salty Dog (A&M)

Supervillans - March of the Suckbots - Supervillans (Suckadelic)
Ill Chemist - Feel Alright - Breakbeatles (from mp3)

Deana Martin - What Are You Doing New Year's Eve - White Christmass (Big Fish)