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December 25, 2012 Options
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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 9167)

The Ridge Riders  Santa Claus' Boogie Song   Options
(Range )
Red Sovine  Is There Really a Santa Claus   Options b/w Christmas Love Song
(Starday 1963)
George Jones & Tammy Wynette  Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus   Options
Jimmy & Lisa Sara Martin  Daddy Will Santa Claus Ever Have to Die   Options
Linda Cassady  Is Santa Claus a Hippy   Options Twisted Tales From the Vinyl Wastelands,
Volume 4
(Trailer Park )
David Peel  Santa Claus Rooftop Junkie   Options Marijuana Christmas
Akim & the Teddy Vann Production Company  Santa Claus Is a Black Man   Options

Talkover Music:
The Jive Turkeys 
Get Down Santa   Options b/w Funky Jesus
(Colemine 2010)

Nolan Strong & the Diablos  White Christmas   Options Motor-City Detroit Doo-Wops
Golden Harmonaires  Watcha Gonna Do for Christmas   Options
Mon Rivera  Una Plena en Navidad   Options Que Gente Averiguá
(Alegre 1963)
Lee Rogers  You Won't Have to Wait Till Xmas   Options Sock Some Love Power to Me:
Rare Detroit Soul 1963-1970
(Soul-Tay-Shus )
The Emotions  What Do the Lonely Do at Christmas   Options b/w What Do the Lonely Do at Christmas (instr.)
(Volt 1973)
Pee Pee Dynamite  Groovy Christmas and New Year   Options b/w Soul of Xmas

Talkover Music:
The Jive Turkeys 
Get Down Santa   Options b/w Funky Jesus
(Colemine 2010)

Mabel Mafuya  Happy Xmas - Happy New Year   Options
The Qualities w/Sun Ra  Happy New Year to You   Options Sun Ra: The Singles
(Evidence )
Melvin "Lil' Son" Jackson  New Year's Resolution   Options Complete Imperial Recordings
Mae West  My New Year's Resolution   Options
Tom Waits  New Year's Eve   Options Bad As Me
(Anti- 2011)
The Heartbeats  Did You Have a Ball on New Year's Eve? (After New Year's Eve)   Options Hull/Mascot Story:
Classic R&B, Doo-Wop, Blues and Soul

Closing Theme:
Specks Williams 
We Gave the Drummer Some   Options b/w Specks' Blues
(Jax 196?)

Listener comments!

Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 5:36pm Doug Schulkind:

Extra credit goes to the first person to ID the spanking woman.
  Tue. 12/25/12 5:45pm Uncle Michael:

I verified that my first guess is correct. I'm going to see who else gets it.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 5:49pm Doug Schulkind:

Uncle Michael, I have the credit vacuum-sealed and ready to arrive via my pneumatic-tube mailing device.
  Tue. 12/25/12 5:51pm Holly in NC:

Doug - I got it! Hint for you - rename your jpg ;-)
Merry day of, er, not much traffic on the road.
  Tue. 12/25/12 5:52pm Uncle Michael:

Thank you, Doug. Kitten Natividad to you.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 5:53pm Doug Schulkind:

That's a gas, Holly! I blame that on my intern. Blessed spider-free soulseeking to you and yours!
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 5:54pm Doug Schulkind:

@UM
Kitten Natividad. Two big reasons to love Christmas. (I blame that on my intern, too.)
  Tue. 12/25/12 5:58pm Uncle Michael:

Yep...this show is live.
  Tue. 12/25/12 5:59pm ndbob:

evening Doug and everyone!
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:01pm Doug Schulkind:

Hey ndbob!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:03pm ndbob:

@Doug Ha!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:03pm Uncle Michael:

Doug...you have my endorsement, if you want to do three or four hours. Wait...roasted Brussels spouts? Nevermind. Yum.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:03pm Holly in NC:

@doug, keihin & I are indeed slsking, join us later
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:05pm Doug Schulkind:

@Holly
Gotta go make a salad after the show. Then eat the dinner with a capital D!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:06pm Uncle Michael:

Sovine...so fine.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:07pm Holly in NC:

I LOVE Brussels Sprouts with an unholy passion.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:08pm Uncle Michael:

So do I, Holly. We're a rare breed...yet, here we gather. There needs to be a Brussels sprouts/cool music venn diagram.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:11pm Uncle Michael:

I have my fingers crossed for Merle's "If We make It Through December."
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:11pm ndbob:

brussel sprouts a rank slightly below fruitcake for me
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:11pm Uncle Michael:

And you really love fruitcake?
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:13pm Holly in NC:

Uncle Michael - do you also love (hushed voice)...rutabagas?
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:14pm ndbob:

i requested this on another station once
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:14pm Doug Schulkind:

Me too, Holly, me too!

Hang on for a David Peel tune next. Get the toothpaste ready for your ears.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:15pm Uncle Michael:

You know, Holly. I' coming around on root vegetables. I wasn't raised on rutabagas, parsnips, beets, etc. I'm getting there.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:15pm Uncle Michael:

All hail The Lower East Side.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:16pm ndbob:

um not exactly Michael:) I'm picky with veggies - and picky in general
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:17pm Uncle Michael:

A friend of mine was doing a standard fare Lennon tribute show on December 8th and I got him to play The Ballad of New York City. I had to send him the file.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:17pm Doug Schulkind:

Oh is my daughter gonna let me have it.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:19pm Uncle Michael:

Your daughter doesn't know Santa is black?
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:20pm Holly in NC:

Ah, parsips & beets are a wee bit too sweet for me (except beets in a good tart borsct). Rutabagas are slightly, yet bracingly, bitter. If you mix plain mashed irish potatoes 1/2 & 1/2 w rutabaga, you may die of bliss!
Doug, I'm surprised you didn't play Red Sovine's most weepy xmas song:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Kz0YRBbdNsw
And why is L. going to be upset?
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:20pm Doug Schulkind:

She knows that, she just didn't know he was shooting speed on the rooftop.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:22pm Uncle Michael:

boo-gee woo-gee music
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:23pm Uncle Michael:

Doug, I hope you have the complete Twisted Tales collection.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:24pm Doug Schulkind:

I do, Unka Mikey, I do!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:25pm Matt from Springfield:

Quit jivin', and GET DOWN, Santa!

Heya Drummer Doug, and the Sum of Drummers! Merry Xmas to all!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:25pm Uncle Michael:

Good. Someday you're gonna need me for a hookup. Someday...
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:27pm Uncle Michael:

Happy tidings, Matt.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:27pm Holly in NC:

Uncle Michael, i have through vol 9 - are there more?
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:27pm Doug Schulkind:

Matt from Springfield, you are always welcome. Grab a fistful of nog and take off your socks!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:27pm Uncle Michael:

Let me check, Holly....
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:28pm Doug Schulkind:

There is a Volume 10, I'm pretty sure.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:29pm Matt from Springfield:

Give the Dinner Some, or maybe Give the DRUNKER Some right now! Just checking in from a family party now. Lovely white Christmas eve and morning in central PA--did the ghost of Irving B. smile on Pittsburgh as well?
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:30pm ndbob:

I have 1-8
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:30pm Uncle Michael:

How embarrassing. I have only eight as well.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:31pm Matt from Springfield:

Happy tidings, UM!
Lovely fistful of Mingus nog you got here! Now just to take off my--oh no! Where are my socks to begin with?!
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:31pm Doug Schulkind:

No snow in Steeltown. Just Steeler tears falling here, I'm afraid.

Anyone who wants Volumes 9-10 of Twisted Tales: email me. Merry Christmas!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:33pm Holly in NC:

Doug, consider yourself emailed re 10 ;-)
ndbob, I can upload 9 for you, if you want
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:34pm Holly in NC:

UM - didn't see your comment - & you as well, of course!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:34pm ndbob:

thanks Holly that would be great!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:35pm Uncle Michael:

@Doug, thanks! I'm planning on a very festive Italian beef sandwich after the show...and uncorking a winter white ale.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:35pm Richard from Venezuela:

Hello Doug and all the listeners. Merry christmas.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:35pm Doug Schulkind:

Greetings Richard!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:36pm Uncle Michael:

How's Ben Swayla, Richard?
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:36pm Matt from Springfield:

Feliz Navidad Richard!
GREAT Emotions! I gotta check out the rest of this Archive, in fact.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:36pm Doug Schulkind:

Next up is a song from a fella named Pee Pee. No kidding.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:40pm Holly in NC:

TT vol 9 upload in process, will share link as soon as ready
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:40pm Matt from Springfield:

Dynamite, nonetheless!
I'll be returning to my own festivities here, but just wanted to wish you all a fun and jammin' holiday! Take care!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:43pm Holly in NC:

Looking like upload won't end til after Doug's show. If so
ndbob, Uncle Michael (& anyone else) email me at
hbutman(AT)yahoo(DOT)com for link
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:45pm ndbob:

will do Holly!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:46pm Uncle Michael:

Email sent, Holly...with a typo. Thank you.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:46pm Uncle Michael:

Mabel is a festive mafuya.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:47pm jessie:

Happy Christmas, Darling!
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:48pm Doug Schulkind:

I DO have Volume 10 of Twisted Tales. If anyone would like it - email me!
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:49pm Doug Schulkind:

Happy Xmas to you, my dear Jessie! I just got a tweet from someone listening in Australia! I guess it's Boxing Day there already.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:49pm Doug Schulkind:

If anyone can guess who the next artist is going to be, I will give you a million dollars.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:50pm Doug Schulkind:

(Just don't tell my wife if you win.)
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:50pm Uncle Michael:

It's mixed martial arts day at my house. You two need to get a room.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:50pm ndbob:

Made it to 5 today - minus 11 this morning - no snow today tho
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:51pm Uncle Michael:

I'm guessing The Youngsters.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:51pm Doug Schulkind:

Guess I get to keep the million.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:52pm Uncle Michael:

I'm wrong! So much for buying that Residents box set.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 6:56pm Doug Schulkind:

"The noise was disturbing, I couldn't find Irving..."

Lyricism at its pinnacle.
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:58pm Uncle Michael:

The rhymes are pretty relaxed. I like this record a lot. I dragged my wife to a Glitter and Doom show and to my eternal amazement, she loved it,
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:59pm ndbob:

excellent show Doug!
  Tue. 12/25/12 6:59pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks for the holiday party Doug, enjoy dinner. Good evening everyone.
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 7:01pm Doug Schulkind:

Thank you all for a wonderful evening! See you on Friday morning!
  Tue. 12/25/12 7:03pm ndbob:

that Sun Ra 45 is incredibly rare
Avatar Tue. 12/25/12 7:05pm Doug Schulkind:

Stay indoors and drink, friends!
  Tue. 12/25/12 7:55pm Van in DC:

Rats, missed the program!

Merry Christmas!
  Wed. 12/26/12 12:19pm Van in DC:

My turn!
  Wed. 12/26/12 1:16pm Doug Schulkind:

I hope you're having a wonderful holiday, Van! (Sorry about the David Peel track. I know it's not your cup of nog.)
  Wed. 12/26/12 1:28pm Van in DC:

Enjoyed! Happy Holidays! :)
  Wed. 12/26/12 2:46pm Van in DC:

For the life of me the woman looks like a young Lucille Ball...did I miss who it was in the comments...?
  Thu. 12/27/12 11:23pm Matt from Springfield:

Finished round 2!
Glad I caught the stuff I missed--Red Sovine lives up to his mighty song-poem reputation. And was *that* the "Sun Ra doo-wop" project I've been hearing about??!

Travelled to the past, now travelling to the future tomorrow!
  Thu. 12/27/12 11:25pm Doug Schulkind:

@Matt from Springfield
Tomorrow's journey will be a last look back at 2012. Back to the future!
  Thu. 12/27/12 11:30pm Matt from Springfield:

All right! Back to the future's present's past future I go! See you then!
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