Bob Brainen's playlist June 16, 2012 E-mail Bob Brainen
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Artist Track Album / Format Year Comments Approx. start time Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience (CD-R) 1961 / 1966 0:00:00 ) Beach Boys That's Why God Made The Radio That's Why God Made The Radio (CD) * 2012 0:02:12 ) Ronald Stein "Theme and Later" from Not Of This Earth Monster Movie Music, Vol 2 (CD-R) 1957 VAR 0:05:47 ) Ben Johnston Movement Three from SEPTET Ponder Nothing (CD) 1956-58 / 1993 0:08:24 ) Montage She's Alone Montage 1969 / 2001 Writer and 0:11:43 ) Michael Hearst Blobfish Songs for Unusual Creatures (CD) * 2012 0:14:51 ) Dream Academy Life in a Northern Town (45) 1985 0:17:20 ) Lee Remick Anyone can Whistle The Sondheim Songbook 1964 /1992 VAR 0:21:31 ) Fats Navarro Eb Pob Goin' To Minton's (CD) 1947 / 1999 0:24:51 ) Everything is Everything featuring Chris Hills Everything is Everything Everything is Everything (LP) 1969 0:27:13 ) Music behind DJ:
Soul Club 0:29:08 ) Memphis Black Why Don't You Play the Organ, Man Soul Club (CD) 1969 / 2007 0:40:23 ) dBs Far Away and Long Ago Falling Off the Sky (CD) * 2012 0:43:59 ) Moby Grape Bitter Wind (45) 1968 0:46:17 ) Art Lund Joey Joey Frank Loesser's The Most Happy Fella (LP) 1956 0:49:54 ) John McLaughlin Extrapolation Extrapolation (CD) 1969 0:52:32 ) Pere Ubu Drinkin Wine Spodyody Dub Housing (LP) 1979 0:56:57 ) Music behind DJ:
Soul Pride (The Instrumentals 1960-1969) 0:58:51 ) Fairport Convention Autopsy Unhalfbricking (CD) 1969 1:08:19 ) Merry-Go-Round You're a Very Lovely Woman (45) 1967 1:12:44 ) Sound of Feeling Up Into Silence Leonard Feather Presents The Sound of Feeling / Spleen (CD) 1969 / 2007 comp. of their 2 lps 1:15:38 ) NRBQ Outta Here We Travel The Spaceways (CD) * 2012 1:18:11 ) Cream Anyone for Tennis Rare Tracks (LP) 1968 / 1975 VAR 1:22:22 ) Tanya Haden He's Gone Away Charlie Haden Family & Friends - Rambling Boy (CD) 2008 1:27:51 ) Music behind DJ:
Phil Spector & The Wrecking Crew
Phil's Flipsides 1:29:30 ) Robert Marcel Lepage Pee Wee fait des archaïsmes, moi je fait des anachronismes Pee Wee et Moi (CD) 2005 1:38:32 ) Tim Buckley Moulin Rouge Starsailor (CD) 1970 / 1989 1:42:02 ) Bud Powell Dance of the Infidels The Amazing Bud Powell: Volume One (LP) 1949 1:44:07 ) Rose Colored Glass Can't Find The Time Dick Bartley Presents Collectors Essentials: The 70s 1971 / 1996 VAR
cover of the Orpheus song
1:46:51 ) Aaron Copland "Dance" from Music For The Theatre Bernstein Conducts Copland (LP) 1925 / ? 1:50:07 ) Frank Culley Culley Flower Atlantic Honkers (LP box set) 1951 / 1986 VAR 1:53:27 ) Palookaville! It! Palookaville! (CD) 2004 1:55:50 )
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
Sat. 6/16/12 9:06am Mike East:
Good morning, Bob. I have Them! coming in the mail later today. I'm very excited.
Sat. 6/16/12 9:17am listener scott:
Hey Bob, my brand new headphones (K240 Studio) are loving your show. The headphones and I are three hours into a 12-hour shift.
Sat. 6/16/12 9:25am Parq:
Bob, was it you who ended your show in the 80s with Sondheim doing his own version of "Whistle"?
Sat. 6/16/12 9:26am Mike East:
how do you like them, scott? Those were candidates the last time I was in the market.
Sat. 6/16/12 9:38am listener scott:
Mike, loving them so far. Light, great sound, no frills. Cord is maybe too long but so what. One possible minus is that they're open so if you use them in an office you can't really crank it up to eleven.
Sat. 6/16/12 9:45am Mike East:
ah yes, that would also be a problem trying to listen to something in bed next to my sleeping wife. thanks for the tip.
I just had a the TV on with no volume (I just got an antenna) and it was a public access station playing an organ performance by Diane Bish (google her if you don't know what she looks like) with Memphis Black providing the sound track. rofl
Sat. 6/16/12 9:49am Mike East:
She's on WFME-TV channel 66-1
Sat. 6/16/12 9:51am listener William:
Bitter Wind-single mix? Even weirder than the Lp version.
Sat. 6/16/12 9:52am listener scott:
Joey Joe-Joe Junior Shabadoo!
Sat. 6/16/12 10:04am Mike East:
Come back Joey Joe Joe!
Sat. 6/16/12 10:18am SmokinJ:
Hey! It's a party!
Sat. 6/16/12 10:20am seang:
let's rock baby
Sat. 6/16/12 10:24am RHenderson:
I've always wondered how this Cream song wound up debuting in a biker film ("The Savage Seven" possibly?), much less in a biker film produced by Dick Clark ?!?
Sat. 6/16/12 10:26am RHenderson:
Also great to hear Emitt Rhodes' voice as an opener to my foggy Californian morning. Thanks, Bob.
Sat. 6/16/12 10:27am listener William:
Cream did this song on the Smothers Brothers show. Priceless!
Sat. 6/16/12 10:30am RHenderson:
When my parents got their first color TV, the first thing I saw on it was The Who on the Smothers Brothers. Moon's purple smoke bombs, v psychedelic!
Sat. 6/16/12 10:39am Siriusly:
Of course we all remember Lily Munster singing He's Gone Away - so Orphean
Sat. 6/16/12 10:43am Peter K.:
This Pee Wee homage is of course largely a rip-off of Monk's "Ask Me Now," which if memory serves Pee Wee Russell once recorded. By the way, does anyone else think Tanya Haden's voice sounds like Carole King's?
Sat. 6/16/12 10:44am RHenderson:
Starsailor! This song always stuck out amidst extended pieces like "The Healing Festival." Tim Buckley could do just about anything with his voice.
Sat. 6/16/12 10:44am bob:
Agreed about that particular pet peeve… it would leave me stymied in a record store when I was a kid… blood simmering, feeling like they were trying rip me off…same with the edited versions on Ktel comps. Great show!
Sat. 6/16/12 10:45am Cooooool:
Thanks for the Bud Powell. Please play more of his ilk,
Sat. 6/16/12 10:47am TG:
Sat. 6/16/12 10:48am TG:
Sat. 6/16/12 10:48am listener William:
Re: Pet peeve. The fact that it was a promo copy prob accounts for the same song on both sides thing.
Sat. 6/16/12 10:49am TGf:
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Sat. 6/16/12 10:51am Cooooool:
More cooool stuff. Bernstein does Copland.
Sat. 6/16/12 10:53am Cooooool:
Dancing shoes are on!!
Sat. 6/16/12 10:57am Cooooool:
Whooooooeeeeeeeee, the tunes are getting me moving!
Sat. 6/16/12 11:02am Cooooool: