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January 31, 2012 Options
日本 Rocks!
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Artist Selection Album    (Label / Recording date)
Theme Music:
James Brown 
Cold Sweat, pt. 1   Options b/w Cold Sweat, pt. 2
(King 1967)

Yoshiaki Fujikawa & Eastasia Orchestra  Divine Gift   Options Shoyoh Jurin
(Mobys 1984)
Hiroshi Segawa  Arya Would not Be So Good   Options Pierrot
(Phantom 1972)
Ruins + Kazutoki Umezu  Acid Blue   Options B.U.G.
Maki Asakawa  Chiccha Na Toki Kara   Options Asakawa Maki No Sekai
(EMI 1970)

Talkover Music:
Kodo 
Sai-So (Strobe's Satori Beats)   Options Sai-So
(Sony Japan 1999)

Masahiko Satoh & Soundbreakers  Side 1   Options Amalgamation
(Liberty 1971)

Talkover Music:
Kodo 
Sai-So (Ibuki Reconstruction by DJ Krush)   Options Sai-So
(Sony Japan 1999)

Kuni Kawachi  Kazeyori Gokurousan   Options Utae Nakunaru Maeni
(Polydor 1972)
Kazuhiko Katoh  Jiraiya   Options Super Gas
(Capitol 1971)
Kiyoko Itoh  Goki Kara Juji Made no Watashi   Options Woman at 23-Hour Love-In
(Showboat 1971)
Gypsy Blood  Wasurekaketa Kotoba   Options Rokko Oroshi
(Vertigo 1971)
Akiko Nakamura  Tengoku Rock (Rock Heaven)   Options De Luxe
(King 1968)

Closing Theme:
Specks Williams 
We Gave the Drummer Some   Options b/w Specks' Blues
(Jax 1960s)

Listener comments!

  Tue. 1/31/12 5:52pm Holly in NC:

Glad you're out of toro, Doug, it's an indefensible choice these days ;-0
  Tue. 1/31/12 5:52pm listener james from westwood:

good tuesday all! evening doug!
  Tue. 1/31/12 5:55pm glenn:

i really like grilled eel. yum.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 5:57pm Doug Schulkind:

I have to admit I'm not sure what you're referring to, Holly! But I'm glad to be outta there, um, too.

Good evening LJFW!

Glenn, I am an anagi addict. I've got an eel-sauce IV drip right here.
  Tue. 1/31/12 5:59pm ndbob:

Evening Doug and everyone!
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:00pm Doug Schulkind:

Hey ndbob, so glad you came!
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:01pm Ryuichi Montalban:

Konnichiwa, Drum Some-San!
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:01pm listener james from westwood:

howdy bob, glenn, holly.
never could steel myself for sushi. i'm always that chicken-teriyaki guy when my gang makes a run for japanese food.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:03pm Ryuichi Montalban:

I love sushi, but my lousy endocrine system hates it.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:04pm Doug Schulkind:

Them good ol' boys were drinkin' whiskey and Ryuichi!
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:05pm ndbob:

me too James - though given the absence of any Asian food here other then fourth rate Chinese, it's academic.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:06pm Richard from Venezuela:

Hello Doug and listeners. Great today's topic.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:08pm Doug Schulkind:

Greetings, Richard!
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:10pm listener james from westwood:

for a while, we had dueling sushi joints in westwood, within sight of each other. one finally failed, and was replaced by a mediterranean joint around thanksgiving. a 2nd med. joint opened 2 weeks ago. a new fight begins....
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:14pm northguineahills:

Sweer, the Ruins!
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:15pm Holly in NC:

I'm jealous of those of you up in the Jersey area you can go to the best sushi restaurant in the US (Miya's in New Haven CT). They don't serve tuna!

And while you're in NH you can get the best pizza at Pepe's.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:16pm ndbob:

We do have good buffalo burgers here:)
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:16pm Doug Schulkind:

New Haven is known for its pizza yes, but sushi?! The only reason for me to go would be to visit my daughter at Yale, and then I'd be so broke I couldn't afford sushi.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:16pm Carmichael:

Dougie! Dougee! Dougy!
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:17pm Doug Schulkind:

Good afternoon Carmichael and top o' the evening, North GH.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:18pm glenn:

duelling sushi. hand rolls at 10 paces.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:20pm Jack:

Hey Doug! Love Japanese music.
( quickly skimming the email reminder, I thought YOU were doing the show wearing "nothing but a loincloth" Even though we can't see you, I thought "hmm..that sounds interesting" )
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:20pm Carmichael:

I had a recent extremely negative experience with sushi, from one of my stalwart fish joints. I have been put off of the handroll for the foreseeable future.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:23pm Jack:

Best sushi ever was a small place in Northvale, NJ. Ate lunch there every day for months, would even bring it home for supper. When my company moved, we'd once a week send someone 30 miles to pick up sushi. Yes, it was that good!
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:24pm Holly in NC:

Doug, when you a spare moment back home:

http://miyassushi.com/

Really fascinating story!
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:26pm Doug Schulkind:

My favorite sushi jernt has got to be Blue Ribbon on 5th Avenue in Brooklyn. The fish was fresher than me. No lie.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:28pm trsh:

The catch and eat can't be beat. Scallop adductor muscle scooped outta the shell oo ah
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:28pm northguineahills:

Darn, I can only find that Ruins cassette on a megaupload link.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:29pm listener james from westwood:

@Jack: I used to work in Northvale. Were you ever there during one of its flash floods? My coworkers had to be evacuated in the back of an 18-wheeler from Industrial Ave (long, winding street next to a flood-happy stream) when water submerged several of their cars in a little over an hour.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:29pm Doug Schulkind:

@northguineahills
I snagged it from Big In Japan, before the MU meltdown.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:30pm Doug Schulkind:

Hiya trsh!
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:30pm northguineahills:

@Doug, that's the only place I found it.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:33pm trsh:

good great-music eve-ning to you.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:33pm Doug Schulkind:

Can I be called Scallop Abductor from now on?
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:35pm glenn:

give the scallop adductor (not abductor) some just doesn't have that ring.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:37pm trsh:

swimming the coastal shallows with an empty netbag and a fishing license and it's all scallop abduction
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:37pm glenn:

oh. i see. a play on words you were making. i sawwy.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:37pm Doug Schulkind:

No Glenn, it's "abductor" or I'm outta here.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:40pm glenn:

the scarlet pimpernel's original name was the scallop abductor. it's true. ask anyone.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:41pm Jack:

@listener James from westwood: ! We were a biotech on Ludlow Ave. right by a small stream bordering the golf course. I don't remember any floods, but I wouldn't be surprised. I was there roughly 1991-1994.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:45pm Doug Schulkind:

I want to French kiss whoever arranged the strings on this number.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:50pm ndbob:

very nice track here
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:51pm listener james from westwood:

Ah, if you got out before 7/94, you missed that particular flood. I commend your timing.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:52pm Doug Schulkind:

Dear Kazuhiko hung himself in October '09. Still a complete mystery why. At least publicly.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:52pm Ryuichi Montalban:

that's some lovely fretwork on this track.
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:53pm Ryuichi Montalban:

Reminds me of Rick Bishop, somewhat. Maybe some Fahey in there. I need to look into this guy's stuff!
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:56pm Doug Schulkind:

@Ryuichi
I posted Super Gas on the Motherlode last week (or the week before). Not sure if the link is still good.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 6:57pm Doug Schulkind:

Here is a working link for Super Gas:

bit.ly...

Enjoy!
  Tue. 1/31/12 6:59pm Ryuichi Montalban:

Thanks, Doug!
Damn, never really realized how prevalent Megaupload links were across the blogosphere until now!
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 7:00pm Doug Schulkind:

We are going over the waterfall, friends. Just can't the one more track after this...

@Ryuichi
A painful discovery, to be sure. The scope of the cultural devastation in the wake of MU's extinguishing is hard to wrap one's head around.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 7:01pm Doug Schulkind:

See if you can hear Akiko sing "Mamas and Papas" in this next number.
  Tue. 1/31/12 7:02pm listener james from westwood:

damn wireless modem has been in & out all show; will dl this one & revel in the waterfall later on.
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 7:04pm Doug Schulkind:

No, LJFW, I've been jacking the volume up and down. I thought it would sound "cool." Sorry.
  Tue. 1/31/12 7:04pm ndbob:

sure can Doug.
  Tue. 1/31/12 7:04pm Ryuichi Montalban:

I was always delighted when a post led to a MU link, as they seemed active longer, where less likely to be deleted, etc.
  Tue. 1/31/12 7:05pm Ryuichi Montalban:

Rapidshare is a royal pain in the ass, either for the downloader or the uploader.
  Tue. 1/31/12 7:06pm ndbob:

excellent Doug!
  Tue. 1/31/12 7:07pm trsh:

Fresh outta the ocean, good.
  Tue. 1/31/12 7:08pm listener james from westwood:

whoo! dorothy ashby!
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 7:09pm Doug Schulkind:

G'night everybuddy! See y'all Fr'day!
  Tue. 1/31/12 7:09pm Jack:

Rapidshare is a pain, but at least it's still up and operating, as are some other sites whom I'm afraid to mention by name.
  Tue. 1/31/12 7:09pm Jack:

Thanks as always Doug!
Avatar Tue. 1/31/12 7:10pm Doug Schulkind:

Forgot to say: Look for all-Japanese Motherlode tomorrow on WFMU's blog!!!!!
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