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Artist Track Album / Format Year Comments Approx. start time
Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary  Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience   Options (CD-R) from the Brainen Archive   1961 / 1966    0:00:00 )  
Chubby Checker and Bobby Rydell  What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?   Options Together (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1962    0:02:10 )  
Beverly  Happy New Year   Options Deram Dayze (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1966 / 1987  VAR
The very first Deram label single 
0:04:23 )  
Rebby Sharp  Some Men   Options In One Mouth and Out the Other (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1990    0:06:47 )  
Benjamin Herman Quartet  Do the Roach   Options (MP3) from the Brainen Archive   2009  from a Live Broadcast
Thanks to the Eric Dolphy List. 
0:10:59 )  
Fats Waller  Alligator Crawl   Options The Joint Is Jumpin' (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1934 /1987    0:16:59 )  
Orioles  What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?   Options Sing Their Greatest Hits (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1949 / 1991  Hit version  0:19:47 )  
Del Shannon  Sister Isabelle   Options Greatest Hits (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1969 / 1990  Del woulda turned 77 yesterday.
Thanks to Al D. 
0:22:36 )  
Ronald Shannon Jackson and The Decoding Society  Iola   Options Man Dance (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1982    0:25:03 )  
 
Music behind DJ:
Memphis Black (Ingfried Hoffman)  
  Soul Club       0:26:49 )  
Sam Rivers  Beatrice   Options Fuschia Swing Song (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1965  R.I.P. Sam  0:42:58 )  
Gene Gifford and His Orchestra  Squareface   Options Little Club Jazz: Small Groups in the 30s (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1935 / 1976    0:48:18 )  
NRBQ  This Love is True   Options Transmissions (CD box set) from the Brainen Archive   1999 / 2004  Alt. version  0:53:04 )  
Florence Ballard  Love ain't Love   Options Soul Class Of 66 (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1967 / 1983  VAR  0:55:37 )  
 
Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's 
        0:58:40 )  
Spider John Koerner & Willie Murphy  Running Jumping Standing Still   Options Running Jumping Standing Still (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1969 / 1984    1:09:16 )  
Bob Irwin And The Pluto Walkers  Joker's Wild   Options (45) * from the Brainen Archive   2011    1:10:54 )  
Ronettes  I Wonder   Options Phil Spector Presents The Philles Album Collection (Boxed set) *   1964 /2011    1:13:27 )  
Roberto Pregadio  "The Evil Suite" from KIng of Kong Island   Options Monster Movie Music, Vol. 4 (CD-R) from the Brainen Archive   1968  VAR
see monstermoviemusic.blogspot.com 
1:16:10 )  
John Benson Brooks w/ Cannonball Adderley  Grandma's Coffin...   Options Alabama Concerto (CD)   1958 / 1991  Thanks to Keith Spring  1:19:42 )  
Pete Donnelly  Saratoga   Options When You Come Home (CD) * from the Brainen Archive   2011  see: petedonnellymusic.com  1:24:50 )  
Marvelows  Do I   Options Shoes (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1964 / 1984  VAR  1:27:14 )  
 
Music behind DJ:
Baroque Inevitable 
  Baroque Inevitable       1:28:38 )  
Todd Rundgren  Say No More   Options Runt / The Ballad of Todd Rundgren (CD box set) * from the Brainen Archive   1970 / 2011  ballad found on rare version of 'Runt" album  1:38:34 )  
Sandy Denny  Wretched Wilbur (demo)   Options The Northstar Grassman and the Ravens (CD box set) * from the Brainen Archive   1971l / 2011  Deluxe Edition  1:41:41 )  
Chico Hamilton Quintet w/ Eric Dolphy  Don's Delight   Options With Strings Attached (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1959 / 2007    1:44:24 )  
Vitamin String Quartet  Pet Sounds   Options The String Quartet Tribute To The Beach Boy's Pet Sounds (CD) from the Brainen Archive   2005    1:48:00 )  
The Hambone Kids w/ The Red Saunders Orchestra  Zekiel Zekiel   Options Sun Ra: The Eternal Myth Revealed, Vol. 1 (Boxed set) *   1952 / 2011    1:50:52 )  
Spaniels  Crazee Baby   Options Bim Bam Boom - 28 Rockin' Doowops (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1958 / 1992  VAR  1:53:03 )  
 
Music behind DJ:
James Brown 
  Soul Pride (The Instrumentals 1960-1969)       1:55:25 )  


(* = new, from the Brainen Archive The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)


Listener comments!

  Sat. 12/31/11 9:33am SmokinJ:

Happy (almost) New Year bb & friends! 8-)
  Sat. 12/31/11 9:34am kat330:

First-time listener, Bob. Enjoying it muchly!
  Sat. 12/31/11 9:45am paul:

kat...it's a great show, as is M. Shelley's show, which follows.
  Sat. 12/31/11 9:53am kat330:

And we enjoyed Shrunken Planet prior to this, too. Guess Saturday mornings are appointment FMU for me.
  Sat. 12/31/11 9:54am annie:

good morning everyone!!!
  Sat. 12/31/11 9:55am paul:

wfmu is the reason I never get anything done Saturday mornings.
  Sat. 12/31/11 9:55am paul:

Hi annie
  Sat. 12/31/11 9:56am kat330:

Music is a great soundtrack for cleaning chores.
  Sat. 12/31/11 9:58am paul:

Then I need another excuse :)
  Sat. 12/31/11 9:59am kat330:

Another excuse? Commenting here. :)
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:00am paul:

Exactly.
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:02am Jasperodus:

It's a digital world. 0010110101.
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:07am paul:

Origin of SQUAREFACE

so called fr. a popular name for gin in So. Africa where it was formerly sold in square bottles
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:17am kat330:

Sorta reminiscent of "I'd love to teach the world to sing" (Coke song).
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:21am Jasperodus:

"I wonder," did you mean "I'd LIKE to teach"...?
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:22am kat330:

Oh, right. Just a snippet of Ronettes melody that sounded like that old commercial.
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:30am Robert:

Was I still dreaming, or did I wake up briefly in the middle of the night and head the Old Coger make a prediction for 2012 on "Coast to Coast AM"? I just aroused myself enough to become aware of the end of the call, which Ian Punnett decried for its antisemitic content.
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:31am Robert:

"hear", "Codger"
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:32am Reality_Check:

Irwin is the Old Codger. I kinda doubt Irwin is antisemitic.

You were pretty out of it, as you say. Or making a weird "joke".
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:33am Robert:

I wouldn't doubt Irwin's ability to play ant-ANYTHING.
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:36am paul:

Jimi had a slight return
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:38am paul:

"Voodoo Chile, a Slight Return"
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:45am Sean in Bristol, UK:

Good afternoon everyone, Happy New Year to one and all
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:46am Paul d:

Loving the weekly Sandy. Thanks Bob. I am kind of on a kick myself. Check out my vinyl mix blog: www.platterplaylists.wordpress.com. I am only 25 so I am not as well versed as some of you... yet.
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:49am Moe:

Thanks for the year in music, bob...
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:57am chrisv:

Happy New Year Bob.......music is the best!
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:59am kat330:

All the best in Twenty-Twelve to you and yours!
  Sat. 12/31/11 10:59am Karen Everhart:

Thanks for playing another Runt rareity Bob. Best wishes for a happy new year!
  Sat. 12/31/11 11:00am Jasperodus:

Happy New Year, Everyone!
  Wed. 1/4/12 8:18am lonedrone:

Thanks for keeping the flame burning. I happen to have a vinyl copy of this rare Runt issue, always wondered if it indeed was rare. Have a good new year!
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