Options Strength Through Failure with Fabio: Playlist from February 21, 2013 Options

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The Failure of Noise
The Failure of Sound
The Failure of Rock
The Failure of the Avant Garde
The Failure of the Space Age
The Failure of Jazz
The Failure of Psychedelia
The Failure of Krautrock
The Failure of Electronic
The Failure of Pop
The Failure of Free-form
The Failure of the 20th Century

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Options February 21, 2013: Failure is here and now you're gone!

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Artist Track Album Comments Approx. start time
James Last  Mr. Giant Man   Options Voodoo Party    0:00:00 ()
Shangri-las  Remember (Walkin' in the Sand)   Options     0:33:35 ()
Vanilla Fudge  You Keep Me Hanging On   Options Vanilla Fudge    0:43:46 ()
Vanilla Fudge  Phase one - intro: the Beat Goes On   Options the Beat Goes On    0:51:39 ()
Vanilla Fudge  The Look of Love   Options   b-side  0:52:26 ()
Vanilla Fudge  Phase 3 - Voices in Time...   Options The Beat Goes On    0:53:22 ()
Shangri-las  Past, Present and Future   Options     0:53:49 ()
The Soft Machine  We Did It Again   Options The Soft Machine    1:00:07 ()
Kevin Ayers  The Lady Rachel   Options Joy of a Toy    1:11:31 ()
Kevin Ayers  Rheinhardt and Geraldine/Colores Para Dolores   Options Shooting at the Moon    1:12:12 ()
Kevin Ayers  The Confessions of Dr Dream, pt. 1   Options The Confessions of Dr Dream and other stories    1:13:09 ()
Kevin Ayers  Decadence   Options Bananamour    1:13:31 ()
Kevin Ayers  There Is Loving / Among Us / There Is Loving   Options Whatevershebringswesing    1:14:35 ()
Kevin Ayers  Pisser Dans un Violon   Options Shooting at the Moon    1:20:57 ()
The Soft Machine  Why Are We Sleeping?   Options The Soft Machine    1:27:04 ()
The Soft Machine  Box 25/4 Lid   Options The Soft Machine    1:30:04 ()
Aki Onda  I tell a Story of Bodies That Change   Options South of the Border    1:45:39 ()
Nu Creative Methods  Barrio Chino   Options Superstitions    1:54:42 ()
Michael Snow  Raga Lalat   Options The Last LP: Unique recordings of the music of Ancient Cultures    1:56:55 ()
Ju Suk Reet Meate  Untitled   Options Solo 1978 & 1979    2:12:03 ()
Ghédalia Tazartès  Traces De Coups (excerpt)   Options Check Point Charlie    2:20:16 ()
Orchestra of the Upper Atmosphere  almost unrecognisable but for its surface markings   Options Orchestra of the Upper Atmosphere    2:28:14 ()
Nackt Insecten  Deathcatcher   Options Reality Bridge    2:31:07 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:32pm chocolate monk:

hola and greetings.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:34pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Bring on the fail!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:34pm DCE:

I greet you
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:35pm Double untimely Death:

Sharp homage! All hail Kevin Ayers!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:35pm Rev. Turnip Druid (xBSI):

Interesting observation during that tape-edit piece earlier: how much SIEG! HEIL! sounds like CEASE FIRE! in the old newsreel recordings...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:36pm Loren:

Lady Racheal...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:37pm hamburger:

Happy Failure
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:37pm Carmichael:

I've been replaced by failure? Whatever, dude. As long as the music keeps playing.
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:37pm Marmalade Kitty:

if only it were.. no war?!?!
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:40pm Sean T.:

Boy I wish the playlist were updated. I don't know what it is I am hearing "Lady Rachel" but me like!!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:40pm jdelz:

Loved that story of rolling tape during the warm up takes. Definitely one of my favorite moves when I'm at the helm.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:40pm DCE:

all in good time
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:41pm Marmalade Kitty:

the playlist seems to be stuck on Shangri-las
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:41pm DCE:

hey jdelz, I'll be seeing you later
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:41pm Ken From Hyde Park:

The day the playlist suffered failure.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:42pm jdelz:

Oh awesome! I know it's a competitive show night. Stoked for Lechuguillas.
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:43pm Sean T.:

Ken, did you mean
"The Day The Playlist Stood Still!"
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:43pm northguineahills:

The Whole World!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:44pm DCE:

Fabio keeps us hanging on
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:44pm common:

yea...........oh yea.
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:45pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

The Failure of the Playlist
The Failure to have an Account or Icon
The Failure to have anything Clever or Hipster to say in Comments
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:45pm KevinfromBayRidge:

Delayed playlist= Strength. Well we got to V fudge anyhow!
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:49pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...This is Playlist Stod Still incidental music *here*...
...A Moment of Standstill for Kevin Ayers...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:50pm Mr. Lowry:

Is this whole thing Vanilla Fudge?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:51pm Cheri Pi:

Righteous failure.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 3:51pm Loren:

I like that the playlist is delayed. i don't like the feeling of immediate validation when I hear something. Yet, I seek it constantly. I'm more receptive in this sharing process. Fabio's Invisible Jukebox.
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:54pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

It Kept Me Hanging On
- & On
...& On...
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:54pm emilyhatesit:

Here I am enjoying the wonderful set of the wonderful Kevin before I realized what was up. I hope there are many, many mananas in heaven.
  Thu. 2/21/13 3:56pm Cleaver Trevor:

Death is the Failure of sex.drugs,& Rock n' roll.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:01pm Loren:

that sounds painful... twisting knickers and such
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:01pm Rev. Turnip Druid (xBSI):

some folks pay good money to get their knickers in a twist.... OR SO I UNDERSTAND.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:02pm hamburger:

Yes, Knickers in a twist. Can't get through the morning without over hearing that 5 or 6 times! :o)
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:03pm Twisted Knickers:

Say hello to our new band name!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:04pm Cheri Pi:

Ring Dee Snyder so he can try out.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:05pm Brian in UK:

'Love Makes Sweet Music' by The Soft Machine is great.
Shooting at the Moon with Lol Coxhill & Mike Oldfield as support is interesting.
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:07pm Marmalade Kitty:

funky chicken!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:10pm Stanley:

Hi Fabio and all.
Sad we lost Kevin Ayers and so soon.

Hi Brian - you been away?
Hi also MK - good see the Brits out in force tonight.
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:10pm Nightinhale:

Who plays now?
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:15pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

A Moment of Playlist Standstill for Kevin Ayers it was - intentional or not.
- This is lovely, Thanx.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:16pm Brian in UK:

Stanley, I have been to Snowdonia. Never seen such amazing weather in Feb. Stunning crystal skies.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:17pm Cory:

Time for The Failure of Washing Dishes!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:19pm Brian in UK:

@Cory Jinx.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:19pm Stanley:

Brian, that's great. We've been having some stonking weather up here too. (only out of the office window, though) Going to Bristol tomorrow. Will try to hook up on Saturday as per.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:21pm Brian in UK:

You bet, Stanley. Au revoir.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:22pm Loren:

Would love to find these albums on ye ole vinyl... cd's take the vinegar out this music, but they're a step up from mp3's.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:23pm northguineahills:

I love shooting at the moon, it includes Lol Coxhill, Mike Oldfield, and I believe Bridgitte St John and Robery Wyatt make an appearance.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:24pm Rev. Turnip Druid (xBSI):

YAY. a favorite soft machine tune. cheers.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:24pm Loren:

This track is out of control... this warped instrumental... now it is gone, but that was great. Was that "Pisser Dans un Violon?"
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:24pm duff:

Alright, 1st Soft Machine album.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:27pm Carmichael:

While I'm waiting for someone to vacate the bathroom, I perform the Pisser Dans.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:28pm Rev. Turnip Druid (xBSI):

tanz der leaking
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:28pm Rev. Turnip Druid (xBSI):

double prog pun. twice as bad.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:28pm Cheri Pi:

Don't get stuck in the line for the WC behind the drunk Jeans
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:29pm Rev. Turnip Druid (xBSI):

and with that, we've gone full circle.
Thursday is now magnificently complete.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:30pm Cheri Pi:

Wyclef Jean takes forever and never washes his hands...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:32pm Brian in UK:

Here is The Soft Machine go pop.
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:34pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

- Wull - yahs
...they spent the 20th Century making the Sound Bigger & Bigger
- & then Digital hit - & they had to make it Smaller & Smaller
...& altho' this certainly has advantags - me listening to WFMU online inNew Hampshire, ferinstance
...one hopes that as it becomes more coommonplace
- they'll make a (selling) point of Putting (the Vinegar) Back In
par egs. : ...I prefer ripping to MP4 not 3 - as storage becomes cheaper & smaller
...& then there's Cloud, anyhow
- & eventually electrodes on DJs' heads for BrainSpasmClusterCasting...
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:37pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

Kevin Ayers worked w/ all them people
- thru the early 70's & Pre-Punk Prog years
...& not a single one named is an embarassing turd.
- That alone is a Life Well-Lived.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:43pm Mr. Lowry:

At the point when media technology requires implants, I'm done.
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:45pm Larry Page:

Try a pair of our glasses
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:47pm DCE:

as my son becomes a teenager, part of his ritual of initiation shall be to listen to this
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:48pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

- Well - the Cookies should deffo be Opt-In : ) ...
- Like the videogame Generation who went to War in the MiddleEast & called it 'very realistic'
- & YOU Msr. Lowry are my 'Community' - ??
- WFMU as Videodrome...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:49pm Rev. Turnip Druid (xBSI):

Good move, DCE. In this culture we have no true Rites of Passage, as in more tribal times. The closest we have is getting a drivers license, maybe (?) and that ain't gonna cut it. THIS, on the other hand...
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:50pm nic:

i like this
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:50pm DCE:

it'll have to be around a big fire, that's for sure
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:51pm Rev. Turnip Druid (xBSI):

big fire for household rituals: that's the reason God gave us couches.
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:52pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...*See* how this Music make us talk...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 4:52pm jdelz:

This is wild. Digging it
  Thu. 2/21/13 4:59pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...The Jaws-harp Jazz of *your* nightmares...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:03pm Carmichael:

Here Pidgie Pidgie ....
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:10pm andymorphic:

  Thu. 2/21/13 5:12pm Taylor:

Falblicks Avenue, hear it saw.
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:13pm nic:

  Thu. 2/21/13 5:16pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

(...all too Into It to Comment...)
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:17pm Ike:

My Glob, it's full of ragas!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:19pm Rev. Turnip Druid (xBSI):

DCE. play this one as well. and torch the ottoman....christ almighty, SOMEONE MAKE FIRE.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:19pm Rev. Turnip Druid (xBSI):

[burning the stapler in world's smallest ceremonial pyre]
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:21pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...I've had '2001:A S.O.' much on mind late, actually...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:21pm fleep:

Yep, it's full of stars
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:23pm northguineahills:

I'm going to have to steal that from you, Ike.
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:26pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...Somebody bitchin' should remake *that* now...
- Give FMU full reign on Soundtrack...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:28pm fleep:

2001 ASO is a movie about eating.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:32pm Ike:

NGH, I can only take credit for "full of ragas." "My Glob" is what the characters say on a crazed, surreal cartoon that would sometimes make David Lynch say "um, that's pretty weird." I guess they aren't allowed to say "My God!" in cartoons.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:32pm Loren:

Never cease to amaze, Fabio... fantastic set
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:33pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...I'm lighting incense...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:34pm fleep:

Fabio, such a cool show, missing chunks of it all afternoon, and one of the best KA tributes so far, def. one for the archives
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:36pm Loren:

Anyone go through Squidco for goods?
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:37pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...about eating
- like WFMU Comments usually are
- so makes sense.
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:40pm New Memo:

I would like to know all about it
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:41pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...I'm sorry - Dave - I can't let you switch that mike on...

...switch the mike on HAL...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:42pm fleep:

@RRNov63 Apes at the beginning - eating. Dave at the end - eating. Watch all the eating. It's about mankinds eternal quest for dinner.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:43pm Matt from Springfield:

You know what that means...The Fabio-Dusty QUARTER HOUR!!! Wipe out 15 minutes of all our lives--I guarantee nothing better will come around!

Hey Fabio and Clay and everyone!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:44pm Matt from Springfield:

RIP, Kevin Ayres.

Soft Machine cut on CC5--getting proggy!
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:45pm blee:

Criss cut fries!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:45pm Matt from Springfield:

"Savant fragile", the French way: SA-VAHN FRA-ZHEELL"
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:45pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...isn't this the part where the astronauts go into suspended animation to allay the tedium - ??...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:45pm Matt from Springfield:

@blee: Are those the same as "shoestring"?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:46pm George of Troy:

My original copy of the first Soft Machine album is on Command/Probe.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:46pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

When you kill time, you kill yourself!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:46pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

When you kill time, you kill yourself!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:47pm Matt from Springfield:

"Fight the ravages of age and low testosterone, with: MASCINEX!"
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:47pm fleep:

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:47pm Matt from Springfield:

"Spiderweb"/varicose veins.
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:48pm New Memo:

Give them more testosterone
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:48pm Matt from Springfield:

@Pete: Or, do you only kill your sense of perception? Speculate!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:48pm George of Troy:

And Command/Probe was a "subsidiary and licensee" of ABC Records.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:49pm Matt from Springfield:

And what the heck, G.W.!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:49pm Matt from Springfield:

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:49pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Who decided that somebody had to challenge Seven Second Delay to find the lowest the radio could go?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:51pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Need to bring in someone off the street and have Fabio & Clay interview them. Wouldn't that make for compelling radio?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:51pm fleep:

This is a bathroom kitchen smoke break and is provided as a public service.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:51pm Matt from Springfield:

Typical of Italian migrations post-WWII.
And HEY! You know what that means? The family's in four different hemisphere combinations! North-West (US), South-West (Argentina), North-East (Italy) and South-East (Australia). I, for one, find that FASCINATING!
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:51pm blee:

Wow, this is getting creepy.
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:52pm blee:

Loving it.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:52pm Matt from Springfield:

@Ken: Clay's brought in people from around the studio before, wonder how Fabio would handle it?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:53pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

In fact, this is like a development brainstorm for 7SD show ideas. Next up: guess callers' weights.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:53pm Matt from Springfield:

"If you're down he'll *pick you up*, Doctor Robert[i]
Take a drink from his special cup, Doctor Robert[i]"
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:54pm Newer Memo:

More texture
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:55pm Matt from Springfield:

@Pete: "How much do you WEIGH, caller?"™, trademarked catchphrase of Dusty-Lu Enterprises.

I keep wanting Clay to ask callers their weight--in "stone"!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:55pm Matt from Springfield:

"Dancing In The Dark"
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:55pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

I would like to hear Springsteen sing it that way.
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:56pm Night Al:

The lost art of conversation...
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:57pm Night Al:

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:57pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

New performance space?!? I was all set to make it to Maxwell's this year.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:57pm Matt from Springfield:

Sarahcuda, now *that's* relevant! /snark
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:57pm Matt from Springfield:

Amen, Night Al!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:58pm Matt from Springfield:

@Pete: The Performance Space is intended as a public performance space--come to JC and I'm sure you can enter the Space as well.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:58pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

I can't believe I'm putting off getting out of the truck and going into Shoprite for this.
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:59pm Night Al:

George Washington and Clay...I share a birthday with Bill Clinton and Tipper Gore.
  Thu. 2/21/13 5:59pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

- Don't wanna ba an ingrate but
...This is like in the old days when they thot it was a good idea in the Hospital to give Tripping people Thorazine
- THUNK - !!!
- from the 99th Floor straight to the basement...
- It was not...
...Okay: Palin as DJ - that's funny...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:59pm rsj:

way to go fab, don't stooper to his level!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 5:59pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

So do I switch to Clay's chatroom now?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:00pm Matt from Springfield:

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:00pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Guess not.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:00pm Matt from Springfield:

This transfer is LIVE! And NITTY! And GRITTY!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:00pm rsj:

his mind is a chatroom
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:00pm Matt from Springfield:

  Thu. 2/21/13 6:01pm Night Al:

I saw The Alan Parsons Project last Friday night...they had a small symphony and fricking lasers.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:01pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

How about a good old-fashioned Bash Brothers forearm bump?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:02pm Ken From Hyde Park:

The failure of ... something
Until next week, fail on!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:02pm blee:

"You ever see a little puss....."
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:02pm rsj:

holy shit, this sucks
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:03pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

In the future it'll all be just one long show and DJs will just drift in and out. And yes, mostly Alan Parsons will be on.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:03pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Failure to end the show accurately.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:03pm Nate:

Confirmed: This band stinks!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:03pm kata:

breaking Ur Anus in Detroit ?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:03pm sFrances from VA:

Ah,rhyming famous with anus. Great,Rats....
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:04pm Cory:

it's better than KISS
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:04pm Matt from Springfield:

Defenders? You'd have to look hard for this band's! :)
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:04pm Matt from Springfield:

What? BOO! We want an AccuCLAYlist!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:05pm Sarah Palin:

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:05pm northguineahills:

Never heard of the band.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:05pm Matt from Springfield:

Hi kata, Frances and Dustyites!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:05pm Night Al:

I'm from Detroit...I like it a little.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:05pm papageno:

I luv Peppi....
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:05pm Matt from Springfield:

And BT! Hey Brian!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:05pm Ken From Hyde Park:

I hear Clay & Fabio conversing, and now Brian Turner. Is that on purpose?
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:05pm Nate:

Keep Brian in the studio!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:05pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

I wrote letters for a while in 1990 with dates like 13/26/1989, unwilling to acknowledge the 1980s had ended. It was futile then and it's futile now.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:06pm sFrances from VA:

Boys Meets Girl, also a Haircut 100 track
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:06pm chocolate monk:

throw them some monk, brian!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:07pm sFrances from VA:

Hey Clay, hey Matt, hey all. Warning:typing on iPad + drinking
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:07pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Come, listening audience, join me as I take the accuplaylist on a trip into ShopRite.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:08pm Night Al:

Musta Got Lost!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:08pm Matt from Springfield:

Wow, Lester Bangs playing the typewriter on stage!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:08pm kata:

I'd be afraid of what Clay would ask me too..
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:09pm Ken From Hyde Park:

@Pete - What's the price of 2% milk at that store? $3.29 a gallon at Stop & Shop here.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:09pm papageno:

JGeils We are gonna blow your face out!!!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:09pm Greg from VA:

Where is Clay's Playlist? Not that I don't like Fabio's, or are we sharing now? All is one, one is all, and we are all together, or something like that.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:09pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

8lbs navel oranges only $3.88!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:10pm sFrances from VA:

Hey Pete,could you grab some chips for me? Thx!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:10pm JoJo:

Peter Wolf and Faye Dunaway, married 1974-1979
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:11pm chocolate monk:

old and scratchy like you Clay.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:11pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

You got it.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:11pm sFrances from VA:

@kata: it's invigorating to see what Clay might ask! I've enjoyed everytime I've phoned in. Go for it!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:12pm Fredericks:

Pat Chamburs always brought his own records.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:12pm Matt from Springfield:

"Oh man! Did I?!" :D
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:12pm kata:

haha, sFrances - I'm sitting in a sea of cubicles, can't call in...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:13pm Greg from VA:

Matt, is there really such a recording of Lester Bangs banging a typewriter?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:13pm fleep:

This person has a tentative grasp on his own life
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:14pm Matt from Springfield:

Let's ALL break up!

@Greg: I don't know, but that's what Brian Turner claimed!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:14pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

I hate when they don't tell you the meat sale is only on the family-size pack.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:14pm SFbayarearodentrocker:

I liked that Good Rats track, too. They're one of those, "know the name, not the music (til now)" bands. Apparently they've been compared to Zappa, Leatherwolf AND Cole Porter?!? http://www.roctober.com/roctober/goodrats.html
Love the show, Fab & Clay! Keep it keepin' on.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:14pm Matt from Springfield:

Dig deep, hippie!!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:15pm kata:

he'll never 'get to where he's goin' !!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:16pm Night Al:

How cool was all the meteoric, asteroidic activity last week? Puh-Pow!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:16pm Carmichael:

Is this the Clay board also? If so, then play some Glass Prism.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:16pm kata:

freeze the meat Pete
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:16pm fleep:

ice the chops, Pops
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:16pm Matt from Springfield:

Woooo! POT!

@Night Al: Incredible space weather!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:17pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

That's a good point, kata. Maybe I will.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:18pm Greg from VA:

Pot, MaryJane, Reefer, jeez, are we old enough to be young again?
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:18pm Nate:

My last cry? Right now. Those testimonies. . .
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:18pm kata:

I'm mostly vegetarian so don't listen to me
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:18pm Matt from Springfield:

LOL kata and fleep! :)
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:19pm Matt from Springfield:

I could listen to that many times as well! The Brooklyn accents only help the piece.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:19pm kata:

there's nothing to work on here so I'm available for useless advice
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:20pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Of course, they're sold out of my cat litter.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:20pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

I should really learn to use the toilet like everyone else.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:21pm kata:

Barry Manilow
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:21pm Night Al:

I saw Clay perform 'Sweet Caroline' live for Jim Carrey and the director of Ace Ventura in Miami Beach once.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:22pm sFrances from VA:

I'm not calling because I dont want to overstay my call-in welcome.
Avatar    Thu. 2/21/13 6:22pm cklequ:

Barry Manilow's got nothing on Neil Diamond.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:22pm northguineahills:

Crap, I cry while watching Futurama or the Simpsons, so, nearly every day.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:22pm Matt from Springfield:

@kata: Is it better to organize money in your wallet lowest bills at the front, or highest at the front? #Useless Advice
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:22pm dale:

can't sign in with my scarey kitty avatar. evening clay and fabs. andy kim's first album, 67ish maybe? is supposed to be really great if you can find it
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:23pm Matt from Springfield:

Mike East Riverwater!! :D
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:23pm sFrances from VA:

Woohoo! Mike East!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:24pm northguineahills:

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:24pm Matt from Springfield:

GoooooooOOO Aries! :)
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:25pm chocolate monk:

yr projecting clay. Fabio is 180 at a minimum after he drops the Dave Tibet thigh bone out of his pocket.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:25pm Matt from Springfield:

Yeah, Kennedy Center or White House honors or something.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:25pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

I have respect for someone who is just a cashier but still wears a badass shiny tie clip. Good job, Zachary.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:26pm Matt from Springfield:

He's got a newborn baby, so he's probably awake at night regardless!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:26pm Nate:

What's Fabio's sign?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:26pm Danne D:

Clay is going to ask for his bank account info soon.

This whole asking the weight thing has stopped me calling in its track. I'm too fat :(
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:26pm chocolate monk:

JPJ is the dude!!!
i heard he let Diamanda Galas blow and stubby up his ass. fact! for musical reasons.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:27pm kata:

shit my manager just snuck up behind my computer..
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:28pm Matt from Springfield:

REALLY Clay?! Whoa! Too nerve racking-Sitcom to be made up! :O
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:29pm Danne D:

Note to Self: "I'm good Clay, I don't need a ride home. Seriously. It's only an 8 mile walk. I'm good."
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:29pm kata:

@MfS -- lowest in front, so you are pleasantly surprised as you sort towards the back.. self-help self-trickery.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:29pm sFrances from VA:

Zachary sounds awesome. @Kata,booo to your manager.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:30pm Carmichael:

NEVER put money in your wallet. That's where everyone thinks it is.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:30pm Night Al:

Seger's touring hard and heavy...
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:30pm Nate:

Now that I actually look at Fabio's playlist, his selections aren't that bad! I will now put away my prejudice that his show is too weird for me. . .Nice Fabio. I'll listen next week. . .
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:30pm Danne D:

Favortie Drummer question would be tough but basically it's like this.

Growing up: Carl Palmer.

Now: Have to go with Buddy Rich
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:31pm Matt from Springfield:

Angel in Levi's Mike and Luciana East!
Thanks for calling!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:31pm kata:

Carm has better advice than I do
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:31pm Nate:

Max Roach
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:31pm Matt from Springfield:

Clay P's Richard Cheese lullaby! ;)

Thanks for the Useless Advice, kata and Carm! :)
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:31pm Night Al:

Neil Peart!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:32pm Magic Dick:

Blow that thang
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:32pm Matt from Springfield:

I like Bonzo, but at the top of my head I would've said Keith Moon.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:32pm dale:

this kind of music gives me seizures
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:33pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Hal Blaine!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:33pm cbk:

Right on @Nate MAX ROACH!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:33pm chocolate monk:

benny hill on trombone
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:34pm northguineahills:

I've had eye floaters since I was 2, and I never needed to wear glasses until I was 31.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:34pm dale:

gotta sell it for the NICE PRICE now, clay
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:34pm kata:

haha, Clay just called Fabio an ass -- Fabio you're just rolling over today..
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:35pm kata:

everyone loves Pharoah Sanders, play that.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:35pm Mike East:

<---she looked a bit confused when i held the phone up and clay sang. for the record, i didnt hang up til after he said 'i think he hung up.' thanks for the airtime!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:35pm dale:

fabio - do you have any gino vanelli in your collection?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:35pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Floaters are scary shit when you have them suddenly and don't know what a floater is.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:36pm chocolate monk:

let Fab play his Metal Machine Music 8-track
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:36pm Matt from Springfield:

Thanks for calling Mike!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:36pm Carmichael:

I've had eye floaters for most of my life. And I used to wear floaters to school when I was 12.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:37pm Danne D:

I love that Ryan Leaf was so awful as a QB that even Clay Pigeon readily uses him as an example.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:37pm Night Al:

Today at City Hall in New York City, Mayor Mike Bloomberg unveiled the city's first mobile food truck fully-powered by compressed natural gas, Neapolitan Express.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:37pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

It's like you suddenly see clear fleas and amoebas in the sky.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:38pm sFrances from VA:

Be careful of a flurry of floaters, it can signify a detaching retina at worst, a super dried out eyes at best--either way,get to eye doctor immediatly. #lessonlearnedfro experience
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:39pm dale:

if you make floaters then there is too much fat in your diet
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:39pm SFbayarearodentrocker:

I'll have to ask my cousin in Oslo what the demand for Quarterflash LPs is. $19 in Norway barely buys you a bag of chips. Well, maybe 2 small bags of Cheetos?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:39pm Matt from Springfield:

Château Marfa, Texas.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:39pm sFrances from VA:

Ha, i've got wfmu# programmed into my phone...yeesh.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:39pm Danne D:

All I know is that I can see a confederate flag within a few minutes by going over the border into Pennsylvania
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:40pm Fredericks:

Carla sounds great. What's Clay's good song/bad song ratio?
For me it's 1-12. Approximately.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:40pm Danne D:

@sFrances what's so weird about that?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:40pm kata:

I work with a bunch of idiots.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:40pm Matt from Springfield:

A shell like a Cadbury egg! And just in time for Easter.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:41pm kata:

sorry to vent, my workplace confidant is on vacation !
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:42pm Fredericks:

For Fabio:
Bley's band:
Carla Bley - organ, piano
Michael Mantler - trumpet
Carlos Ward - alto saxophone, tenor saxophone
Tony Dagradi - tenor saxophone, clarinet
Joe Daley - euphonium
Gary Valente - trombone
Earl McIntyre - tuba
Steve Swallow - bass guitar
D. Sharpe - drums
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:44pm sFrances from VA:

@Danne, good point!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:44pm Danne D:

Sometimes you get the enema.
Sometimes the enema gets you.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:44pm Matt from Springfield:

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:44pm G:

Aha, the hostile enema questions :)
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:45pm G:

Be nice to the youth in Asia, people
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:46pm Danne D:

Speaking of Zombies, WFMU has a t-shirt with a zombie design for this year's marathon #AwkwardAttemptToChangeTopic
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:46pm Nate:

Yay! All signed up now. . .
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:46pm northguineahills:

...as I'm reading an article about a couple addicted to coffee enemas.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:46pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Sword of Damocles? A Three Stooges reference. "Lady, you must be psychic!"
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:46pm Adam Ant:

Check out my new album
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:47pm Matt from Springfield:

Tears of a Clown...when there's no one around!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:47pm Jeff:

One other rationalization for the "Pennsyltucky" monicker is that Pennsylvania, like Kentucky, is one of the few (four) US states which style themselves "commonwealths".
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:47pm Night Al:

I hate that movie, 'Slipping With The Enema".
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:47pm G:

This caller's a freakin' mess. Called it first :)
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:48pm blee:

what's the call in # again?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:48pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

There are very nice people who take really good care of Alzheimer's patients. I've seen it, it's true. Zombie warehouse not necessary.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:48pm Matt from Springfield:

@Jeff: Although "Pennsyltucky" has Philly and Pittsburgh, the center is all mountains and rednecks--my Mom's family is from there so I know.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:49pm Danne D:

My first car was a '71 Ford Maverick
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:50pm Carmichael:

I had a 57 Chevy Belair 4 door wagon. My sister wrecked it while I was overseas.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:51pm Danne D:

The New Monkees. Not to be confused with the Monkees.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:51pm dale:

i opened my sealed babys album and never regretted it.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:51pm Matt from Springfield:

The New Monkees were a commercial TV attempt to revive a pre-fabed band TV show--I doubt there's much demand for an unsealed one.
Avatar    Thu. 2/21/13 6:51pm cklequ:

Don't do it!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:52pm Nate:

Interview Sandy when he comes in. I'm curious about that dude. He needs to be interrogated outside of Night People. . .
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:52pm Fredericks:

Save it! Use it for a special premium.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:52pm Fredericks:

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:52pm Matt from Springfield:

Synth-ed pop, alright.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:52pm Nate:

Awe. . .ful!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:52pm Carmichael:

Is this from Pool It?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:53pm blee:

this IS teriible. super crap
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:53pm Night Al:

Did anybody see Christoph Waltz's "SNL" skit ... "What Have You Become Game Show"? Hellarious!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:53pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...Elvin Jones
- Mitch Mitchell
- Ginger Baker
- Ringo & Charlie Watts (so there!)
...That ape thing in the Banana Splits...
- Greg from Mystical Weapons on FMU other week...
...*Not listening*: Watching PBS Newshour. Token Reality...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:53pm G:

Some people might pay him to destroy it sealed without ever playing it.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:53pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Davey's voice changed.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:53pm Carmichael:

It sounds like One Direction. Or Asia.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:53pm Davey Jones:

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:54pm blee:

I wanna call in. what's the #?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:54pm sFrances from VA:

Plz bring back Good Rats instead of this....
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:54pm SFbayarearodentrocker:

The Failure of Unsealing New Monkees LPs?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:54pm Matt from Springfield:

One Direction x Asia = New Monkees
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:54pm Danne D:

This is a song in search of a bad 80s movie to be the soundtrack for.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:54pm Matt from Springfield:

Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:55pm chocolate monk:

i will pay you money to re seal it, man
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:55pm Danne D:

Not taking the bait from the Asia haters here on the comments...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:55pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Eating shards of glass to know a feeling worse, to no avail.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:55pm dale:

this is okay for early 80s generic pop - but i don't know why the monkees had to have their name on it - who is the vocalist?
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:55pm Night Al:

crappy boy band spluge
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:55pm blee:

been calling that one. thanks though.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:55pm Nate:

YES @Matt from Springfield
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:55pm Matt from Springfield:

@Danne: Many "Everything Is Terrible" movies would be a good fit. Hell, maybe the New Monkees are already in those movies soundtracks!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:56pm Nate:

Bad Motorscooter Montrose
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:56pm blee:

I thought Clay said another #
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:56pm Fredericks:

Montrose played with Edgar Winter.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:56pm SFbayarearodentrocker:

Montrose was also in Gamma. i.e. - Gamma 1, 2 & 3 albums
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:56pm cbk:

Sacrin drizzle Perfect describe Fabio : )
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:56pm Carmichael:

He he .... You know I'll keep trying, Danne.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:56pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

It's a different number. I was going to call but I don't know the new number.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:56pm Danne D:

@dale the genius idea was to make a "New" Pre-Fab 4. Remember this is also the era of New Kids on the Block
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:57pm Matt from Springfield:

...but it was pretty damn good! Thanks Clay and Fab!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:57pm Danne D:

Later on folks :)
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:57pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Needs some Shangri-La to wrap things up.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:57pm Matt from Springfield:

@blee: If it's the different Studio B number, I didn't catch it.
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:57pm dale:

  Thu. 2/21/13 6:58pm Night Al:

Happy birthday Clay!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:58pm sFrances from VA:

Thx Clay et Fabio!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:58pm dale:

they should have had a monkee babies cartoon to go with it
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:58pm Matt from Springfield:

Have a good night everyone!
Remember at all times!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:58pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

...Lists are Negative Space: Who you forgot...
- PBS Newshour was talking about the Oscars - so much for token reality...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:59pm Matt from Springfield:

Yes dale! :)
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:59pm blee:

they are hanging up on me. : (
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:59pm Matt from Springfield:

@RRN63: Tokin' reality more like!
  Thu. 2/21/13 6:59pm The Listenership:

Clay: Tell Night People to do show prep sometime
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 6:59pm blee:

hello, la click
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 7:00pm Matt from Springfield:

Oh well blee, still one more week to call in before the Marathon.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 7:00pm Ken From Hyde Park:

The comment board that will not die!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 7:00pm blee:

I really like those guys too, I had positive things to say. Next week, it's ON.
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 7:00pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

So is this going to be thr Night People playlist, too?
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 7:01pm blee:

thank goodness for the everlasting comments board. we will live forever!
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 7:02pm blee:

Looks like Night People has their own board up now: wfmu.org...
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 7:03pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

But I just got comfortable.
  Thu. 2/21/13 7:04pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

Bach as Pinball Wizard
- Continuing Kubrick theme :
...This is why the Clockwork Orange kid got so violent :
...It was bad enuff to do it to Beethoven - !...
  Thu. 2/21/13 7:07pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

- Tent stakes up - !
See ya there - ! : P
Avatar Thu. 2/21/13 7:07pm blee:

eastern omelette please
  Thu. 2/21/13 7:19pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

We could Comment on both - !
We could Comment on Comments - !
...But they could Comment on us...

...Uh oh...
  Thu. 2/21/13 7:22pm RevolutionRabbitNov63:

- This is like the end of 2001 when he's looking @ himself in a stark hotel room getting old & becoming someone else & there's two of him - ???!???....&....???.....
  Thu. 2/21/13 8:14pm blee:

whoa, this board is STILL open. Yes!!!
  Thu. 2/21/13 8:19pm blee:

I missed the beginning of the Failure show, so now listening to it in the archives and commenting on the open comments board. So nerdy!!!!!!!
  Fri. 2/22/13 12:47pm FAbio:

Correction time: So, don't trust wikipedia when doing Obit research, gotta remember to double & triple check. So, turns out Shadow Morton DID NOT produce The iron Butterfly's In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida. Apologies for this glaring error!
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