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Options May 26, 2013: When Hearts Like Ours Meet

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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments New Approx. start time
Gilbert O'Sullivan  Who Knows, Perhaps Maybe   Options I'm a Writer, Not a Fighter  MAM  1973  LP      0:00:00 ()
Giorgio  Underdog   Options Schlagermoroder Volume 1 1966-1975  Repertoire  2013  CD  From 1971    0:05:05 ()
Keith Papworth  Hard Hitter   Options TV Sound and Television Image: British Television, Film and Library Composers 1956-80  Soul Jazz  2013  CD  From 1975  *   0:09:05 ()
Ray Conniff and The Singers  Bah Bah Conniff Sprach (Zarathustra)   Options Themes w/o a Theme: Rich Hazelton's 2009 WFMU Marathon Premium  WFMU  2009  CD-R  From 1973    0:11:58 ()
Anthony Newley  There Is No Lyric for the Music of You   Options Boners: Tony Coulter's 2000 Marathon Premium  WFMU  2000  CD-R  From 1970    0:16:04 ()
Carol Douglas  Will We Make It Tonight   Options The Carol Douglas Album  Midland International  1975  LP      0:19:37 ()
 
Lame Drivers  Minimize   Options Flexibook EP  Lame Drivers  2013  Other    *   0:29:30 ()
Eleventh Dream Day  That's the Point   Options New Moodio  Comedy Minus One  2013  LP  Recorded in 1991  *   0:31:39 ()
The Three O'Clock  With a Cantaloupe Girlfriend   Options Live at the Old Waldorf 2/9/82  Burger  2013  LP    *   0:34:19 ()
The Trypes  Here Come the Warm Jets   Options   The Trypes  1983  MP3  live at a WFMU benefit, 5/15/83    0:37:06 ()
Eno  The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh)   Options   Island  1975  MP3  single    0:41:07 ()
Television  Venus de Milo   Options   Television  1974  MP3  demo co-produced by Eno    0:43:34 ()
David Kenneth Nance  Glittering Lies   Options Actor's Diary  Grapefruit  2013  LP    *   0:47:04 ()
Television Personalities  The Glittering Prizes   Options ...and don't the kids just love it  Fire  1990  CD  From 1980    0:51:21 ()
Art & Language and the Red Crayola  An Harangue   Options Corrected Slogans  Drag City  1997  CD  From 1976    0:54:23 ()
Stephen Fall  Justin Bieber   Options Topplers Records See Dee Five  Topplers  2013  CD    *   0:57:24 ()
The Offs  Cool Down   Options Spiky Dread Issue One: Punky Reggae & Post Punk Dub 1978-1984  Rongo Rongo  2012  CD  From 1984    1:08:06 ()
The Loi Toki Tok  Ware Wa   Options Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings from the 1970s & '80s  Sound Way  2013  CD    *   1:12:06 ()
Ebo Taylor  Heaven   Options Ebo Taylor  Mr Bongo  2013  CD  From 1978  *   1:15:39 ()
 
 
Single File: a bunch of random 45s all in a row!
Donnie Iris  Love Is Like a Rock   Options   MCA  1981  45      1:28:30 ()
The Gentrys  Brown Paper Sack   Options   MGM  1965  45      1:31:28 ()
Randy & the Rainbows  She's My Angel   Options   Rust  1964  45      1:33:27 ()
The Atlanta Disco Group  Ole Goat   Options   Ariola America  1975  45      1:35:10 ()
The Time  Jungle Love   Options   Warner Bros.  1984  45      1:39:22 ()
Ruby Wright  Bimbo   Options   King  1954  45      1:42:46 ()
Skip and Flip  Lunch Hour   Options   Brent  1959  45      1:45:18 ()
Consumer Rapport  Ease on Down the Road   Options   Wing and a Prayer Record Co.  1975  45      1:47:07 ()
Dusty Springfield  Stay Awhile   Options   Philips  1964  45      1:50:05 ()
Tom Petty  American Girl   Options   Shelter  1976  45      1:52:02 ()
 
 
Ring. Fire.
Anita Carter  (Love's) Ring of Fire   Options Anita Carter  Bear Family  1989  CD  From 1962    2:07:07 ()
Eric Burdon and the Animals  Ring of Fire   Options Love Is  MGM  1968  LP      2:08:39 ()
The Eric Burdon Band  Ring of Fire   Options   Capitol  1974  45      2:13:23 ()
Ray Charles  Ring of Fire   Options The Best of the Johnny Cash TV Show  Columbia Legacy/Reverse Angle Productions  2007  DVD  From 1970    2:16:57 ()
The Skatalites  Occupation   Options Foundation Ska  Heartbeat  1997  CD  circa 1964    2:23:02 ()
Grace Jones  Ring of Fire   Options Private Life: The Compass Point Sessions  Island  1998  CD  From 1982    2:25:59 ()
Blondie  Ring of Fire   Options Eat to the Beat  Chrysalis  2001  CD  bonus track; originally in the movie "Roadie," 1980    2:29:54 ()
Carlene Carter  Ring of Fire   Options Musical Shapes  Warner Bros.  1980  LP      2:33:25 ()
Caballo Dorado  Rueda de Fuego   Options Exitos Bailables Vol. II  Metro Casa Musical  2000  CD      2:36:31 ()
Blood on the Saddle  Ring of Fire   Options New Blood  Last Call  2009  CD      2:39:50 ()
Dick Dale  Ring of Fire   Options Unknown Territory  High Tone  1994  CD      2:41:38 ()
Social Distortion  Ring of Fire   Options Social Distortion  Epic  1990  LP      2:44:56 ()
Wall of Voodoo  Ring of Fire   Options Wall of Voodoo  Index  1980  EP      2:48:44 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:13am Holly in NC:

Greeting & salutations, Joe!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:13am fleep:

From Wu-Tang Clan to Gilbert O'Sullivan is about as freeform as it gets. Hey Joe! and Holly!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:14am Andrew Waterloo:

there's some seriously good sounding stuff happening in this track.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:15am Parq:

Home again ...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:16am Joe McG:

Hey, everybody! Hope you're all feeling good tonight!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:16am davex:

Schlagermoroder is quite a name for an album.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:17am Cheri Pi:

Heya Joe! Let's keep it clean tonight eh?
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:18am Cheri Pi:

I NEED this new album!!!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:18am amEdeo:

yup yup yup yup yup yup
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:18am Holly in NC:

Weather is lovely, groovy music, feeling SUPERB!
Hello fleep, Andrew, Parq...anyone else incoming that I'm sure to miss....
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:18am Joe McG:

I think this next track was edited; they put "bah bah" s in place of all of the swearwords.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:19am davex:

Hi Joe and everyone - great mix so far. Zarathustra never sprach like this before.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:20am Andrew Waterloo:

Joe is after my heart with this set
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:21am Andrew Waterloo:

Almost proves my theory that all song lyrics can be changed to banana
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:22am KP:

Hey Joe!
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:22am Ralphine:

I dig this danceable version of 2001.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:23am fleep:

TMI
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:24am Holly in NC:

OK. My laptop stream is more delayed than my android stream. Backasswards, head exploding.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:24am davex:

William Shatner should cover this.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:24am Joe McG:

@fleep: Ha ha!
     Sun. 5/26/13 12:25am Lonely Planet Boy:

50 Shades of Surface Noise
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:25am fleep:

LPB: Ha!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:26am Cheri Pi:

I didn't know I'd need my lace fan for this show
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:26am Holly in NC:

@lpb - :-)
He said "bosom"
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:27am Holly in NC:

I favorited Mr. Newley, and I'm not ashamed to admit it!
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:28am KP:

Na, na, na, na ...
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:29am KP:

Sure it wasn't Dudley Moore?
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:31am Holly in NC:

omg, Newley also responsivle for Willy Wonka OST, as well as, erm, "Frankly Fiona"
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:32am Rumia:

A long weekend of work...I'm h-happy to earn the money, o-of course!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:32am northguineahills:

Checking in before I check out. I sort of have a thing for the Ray Coniff Singeers, I have no idea why.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:34am northguineahills:

Missed Keith Papworth, I need to hear that comp.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:35am northguineahills:

*Singers (can't spell)
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:36am northguineahills:

I had a book of bird call flexis. I dj'ed so much, it eventually fell apart. Still have most of the flexis intact, the book, not so much.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:37am northguineahills:

*dj'ed it! (I give up on spelling and grammar).
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:37am KP:

My LD flexi should be knocking on door soon as. Sounds great.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:37am Joe McG:

It sounds pretty good, doesn't it?
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:38am Cheri Pi:

Heck yeah it does, can't wait to get a copy.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:38am davex:

Sounded great for such an odd format. Never would have known.
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:39am KP:

They were flooded out of a venue this week.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:40am Matt from Springfield:

Joe is after my heart too, with this show - and it looks like he'll get it!!

Hi Joe and Noisers!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:41am northguineahills:

Book form is the best way to preserve flexis. Too many of mine have been creased from moving, dj'ing, etc. I suppose I could utilize a better storage method for them.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:41am Joe McG:

I'm after ALL of your hearts. I'm hungry!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:42am northguineahills:

The hearts, their everywhere (on the comments board), gahhhh!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:42am northguineahills:

*they're
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:43am northguineahills:

*See previous comment about lack of grammar....
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:43am Matt from Springfield:

Everybody's got a hungry heart, even the Boss! (Though, not the Ramones as intended!)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:44am Matt from Springfield:

Ahhh, those Warm Jets! Was thinking this was a YLT request number at first.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:44am Joe McG:

So many of you have black hearts. Must play Joan Jett.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:44am Cheri Pi:

like.
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:44am KP:

Hey Matt from Springfield this Is KP from Woodbridge,
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:45am Holly in NC:

Oh, how beyond cool (Trypes)
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:45am northguineahills:

So did I, Cheri Pi. (liked this track)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:46am Cheri Pi:

or as we say in this bizz, CLICKY STAR!!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:46am northguineahills:

Woah, '83, dig I do!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:47am Matt from Springfield:

Howdy local again KP! I was at the sadly-no-longer-hookah bar Epicure Cafe earlier tonight. May not have passed you yet but I'm just up Rt 1 and Rolling Rd from you now!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:48am Matt from Springfield:

@Cheri Pi: Ray Davies has sang that "Everybody's a STAR"!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:49am northguineahills:

Oddly enough, I'll add They Might Be Giant's cover as fun as Eno's.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:50am Matt from Springfield:

@NGH: I didn't realize it was from that long ago either! 'Deed I dig I do, too!

This Eno is like in between his glam and synth periods...
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:50am fleep:

ngh you save me typing that, thanks. In the spaceship, the silver spaceship, the lion waves goodbye...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:50am Joe McG:

Matt, what are doing hanging out at those hookah bahs?
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:51am Jeezy:

whhhhhhhaaat?!!?!?! Is this a demo?!?!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:51am northguineahills:

Later, Matt, Cheri, Holly & Joe. I need to wonder the streets for my own bemusement.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:52am northguineahills:

Fleep, I missed you on the boards, yeah, I love that track! Salud!
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:52am KP:

Mary played some alt television recently. Awesome
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:52am Cheri Pi:

good night ngh!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:52am Joe McG:

@Jeezy: Yeppers.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:52am Cheri Pi:

we'd all like to know, Matt
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:53am Holly in NC:

Good night, ngh!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:53am Jeezy:

it's vastly inferior but utterly fascinating.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:53am fleep:

wonder well, ngh
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:53am Joe McG:

@KP: Mary, Mary, she gives me Wings!
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:53am KP:

Saw Bangles do venus as an encore. Super
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:54am northguineahills:

Still waiting for Kenzo to have the free time to make a search function on our faves on our profiles. (he's done so much, we'd be greedy to ask for more).
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:55am Cheri Pi:

Kenzo- let's get crackin,' eh?
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:56am Matt from Springfield:

Have a good night and good weekend, NGH!
@Cheri: Kenzo's a wunderkind, probably even a wundermensch.
  Sun. 5/26/13 12:57am KP:

Matt. It is a dull but satisfying life I lead on these visits. Mrs KP plays Scrabble w/ mum. I listen to WFMU. That's it.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 12:58am davex:

Hi Matt! You're speaking my language again. Well, sort of my language...
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 12:59am Holly in NC:

Joe, this is yet another fabulously put-together set, you are so good :-)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:00am Julie:

Pesky government
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:00am Matt from Springfield:

@KP: It definitely could be worse, so that's a satisfactory living indeed.

DaveX! (Not D-V-X as I first imagined, like a new digital video format :) Guten spätNacht! :)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:01am Matt from Springfield:

I suppose Guten Morgen by this hour??
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:01am Joe McG:

@Holly: Sweet of you!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:02am Andrew Waterloo:

time for me to sign off. good night everyone
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:02am Matt from Springfield:

Great pre- post- and current- punk and inspired rock this set!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:03am Matt from Springfield:

Good night Andrew!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:03am fleep:

nite AW
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:04am davex:

@Matt: Yes, I decided to put the vowels back in to avoid exactly that sort of misunderstanding! Anyhow, yeah, definitely Guten Morgen now. But I'm on a very strange schedule at the moment...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:05am Joe McG:

Who would you all like to be?
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:05am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...awlright, bastard: Show so good ya got me outta bed to ☆ things...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:05am Julie:

oooh any song that mentions Rolan Bolan is good in my book
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:05am fleep:

Richard Branson. Virgin Everything.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:06am Jeezy:

I would have liked to have been John Lennon.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:07am Joe McG:

@fleep: Didn't Richard Branson just dress up as a stewardess to fly his own airline?
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:07am Matt from Springfield:

Twee Ray Davies-esque new piece!! LIKE!!
Also reminiscent of Vivian Stanshall, mentioned in song! :)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:07am Julie:

toyah willcox! we have a winner!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:08am Cheri Pi:

Clicky star!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:08am davex:

Almost definitely someone with two two-syllable names.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:08am Joe McG:

Ivor Cutler!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:08am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Anthony Newley a major influence on Bowie...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:09am Matt from Springfield:

@Joe: To answer you and the song, Andy Warhol sounds like a wild ride to have been!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:09am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

CharlieParker RonnieBarker...
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:09am fleep:

Ooookay. Richard Branson, but NOT losing the bet that put him in stewardess drag.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:10am davex:

This could go on for hours, and I wouldn't mind.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:10am Tome:

there it is hahah !!!!!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:10am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...I'm ☆ing a song called 'Justin Bieber'??...
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:11am KP:

Jimmy Breslin
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:11am Tome:

hi ya Joe Hi kiddles !
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:11am Matt from Springfield:

If limited to people mentioned in the song: William Shatner. He's da man!

@DaveX: Nor would I! If we have 8 hours of sleep, this could last that long in a dream, and I wouldn't mind! :)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:11am osvi:

This is great
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:13am Matt from Springfield:

@RRN63: We all are, we all are ;)
Hiya Tome! Hiya osvi!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:13am Tome:

something to just get the mini keyboard and have fun with this kids to this,,,, for sure ,,,
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:13am Joe McG:

I do like that he references Ian Dury, but I won't play "Reasons to Be Cheerful" since I played it pretty recently.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:15am Julie:

aww you can never hear reasons to be cheerful too often
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:16am davex:

After that, we do need to cool down.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:17am Joe McG:

@Julie: Good point! You'll be thrilled to know that I actually considered playing Olivia Newton John on the show tonight, Julie. Cooler head prevailed.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:19am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

KenzoGreedy? Yahrs I is :
...I been whining I wants a PopUpPlayer for yer Favorites :
- You could go to anyone's Profile & listen to 'em, & ☆ for yer own Player (I used to be able to do this onna thing called 'LaunchCast' before Sony bought it just to shut it down 'cause it couldn't be monetized) ;
- It'd be like 'levels of DJing'.
...Won't happen...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:19am Julie:

"considered!"
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:22am Joe McG:

@RRN63: Never underestimate The Kenzo!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:22am Holly in NC:

Hi Julie! I really, really have been enjoying Sick Rose :-)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:24am Matt from Springfield:

Schulkind-quality cut here!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:25am Holly in NC:

BTW, Olivia N-J's sister Rona shut down her VERY entertaining blog because she was sick of people using it as a forum to ask about Olivia.

And she just died (Rona, that is)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:26am Joe McG:

@Matt: That's a heck of a compliment, sir!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:27am Julie:

ohhh no, I hadn't heard she died :(
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:28am fleep:

Super set.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:29am Matt from Springfield:

An Afro-beat worthy of such a compliment! :)
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:30am b:

Little records, big holes! Little records, big holes!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:32am b:

Wow, I missed an Eno triple play. Archives, here I come!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:33am Holly in NC:

@Julie - yes, sad :-(
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:34am fleep:

It's a go!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:34am b:

Yes, it is my considered opinion as well that love will rock you.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:35am Matt from Springfield:

Rousing start!!
Hi b!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:35am b:

HI Matt!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:36am Matt from Springfield:

@fleep: Another SF avatar switch! So kind of you! :)
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:36am Ralphine:

I love Donnie Iris.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:36am Joe McG:

@Ralphine: Me, too! :)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:36am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...The history of that LaunchCast thing :
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yahoo!_Music_Radio
...When it was killed, I lost *years* of Rating Genres, Artists, Albums, Songs
- & *this* is why I'm shy of Pandora & ShoutCast.
...Sympathy. I want some sympathy...
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:37am b:

Lotsa head bobbin' here
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:37am Holly in NC:

I wonder if efd's listening...
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:37am Ralphine:

I had The Rapper stuck in my head for a solid week not too long ago.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:37am b:

Me too Rabbit.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:38am b:

Larry Raspberry!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:39am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...I needa song called (19)'60's PunkJunkie'...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:39am davex:

@RR Sympathy! I didn't invest as much into that, but I know exactly what you mean.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:39am tomB:

Hey I remember this brown paper sack failed follow-up to Keep on Dancing, despite MGM's Billboard ad
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:39am KP:

Being in Va. reminds that that first time I noticed joe m and also Therese was coming back from here. Late night, jersey turnpike, single file.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:40am Matt from Springfield:

Randy + Rainbows!! "Denise"! Love these guys!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:40am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

FMU is pretty good compensation...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:40am Julie:

Trying to figure out how I know Love is Like a rock but not that version of it (scratching head)
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:41am fleep:

RRN: When they wiped GeoCities clean, back in the day, I learned not to get too attached to stuff stored on a site.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:41am b:

Ahh, where's my platform shoes?!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:43am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

60's PunkJunkie!
- Why you need that stuff??
- You was just a toddler
- The Production's pretty rough...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:44am Joe McG:

This record just doesn't have enough bass.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:44am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

60's PunkJunkie!
Jayhzus not again
Ya getta PsychoticReaction
from poh-tential new friends...
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:44am KP:

I had a web page on AOL, original photography, lot of work, actually made some money on it, one day they pulled plug. Nothing.
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:45am Ralphine:

Are you thinking of Paul Simon's "She Loves Me Like a Rock," Julie?
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:45am b:

Joe, I agree. THe street don't shake.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:45am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Sympathy!
- Kohh-Miseratin' even!!...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:46am Matt from Springfield:

@Joe: The one problem w/ vinyl--too much bass with knock the needle out of the groove!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:46am Julie:

yes yes yes!! ohhh eee oh e ohhhh
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:46am b:

"How's ya ho'....family?"
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:47am Julie:

@ralphine nope..I knew the words...probably something dating back to childhood, it's familiar and strange at same time
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:47am Matt from Springfield:

I'm guessing...in-studio-dancing about now?? ;)
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:47am Ralphine:

What's the B side of Jungle Love?
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:48am Holly in NC:

I love this song. I could not make heads or tails of the movie!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:48am Matt from Springfield:

@Julie: That's deja vu for ya. Just don't keep talking about it, only to find yourself in a self-repeating, infinite loop!!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:48am amEdeo:

Ohhh wa wa wa.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:48am Joe McG:

@Ralphine: It's a beaut called "Oh Baby" from their first LP. Prince is all over it. I almost played that one, but I couldn't resist the jungle love.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:49am b:

YES, another white man who can't resist the jungle love!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:49am Tome:

unless you have one of these,, > bit.ly...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:49am Matt from Springfield:

"Thass it, thass it!..." That alone earns this a star! :D
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:49am Ralphine:

I like Oh Baby. Back then, I thought that Prince and The Cars were the future of music.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:49am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Yeah! George Martin writes about being mystified w/ the bass on American records...
...I was recently wonderin' why I was so thrilled w/ Black Sabbath on CD
- & I realized that y aused to het vinyl copies all scratched up from yer big brother er somethin'
- & yer crap recordplayer couldn't even handle the bass & heaviness. It all came back to me - needles jumpin' & coins on the tone arm - curlicues of vinyl behind it...wow - so long ago...
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:50am Holly in NC:

When Google Reader goes away 7/1, I may enter a depression from which I'll never recover. I do NOT like Feedly
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:50am Julie:

chewing on your gummy-o? they don't write songs like that anymore
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:51am fleep:

This song is so white, it's bleaching out the previous song.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:51am b:

Hey Tome, I know what I want you to get me for my birthday now......
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:52am davex:

@Julie: You may have found a niche!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:52am Tome:

haha I was an audio "snob" back in the day , no where near that extreme though ..
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:52am Matt from Springfield:

"Skip and Flip"? PLEASE tell me there's a photo of them on the jacket!
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:53am KP:

Skip and Flip! Skip Battin of Byrds and known Kim Fowley associate.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:53am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...I mean - you'd get vinyl records that just didn't even *work* - they'd skip & flip...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:54am davex:

Ease on Down, I haven't thought about this song in 30 years.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:55am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...don't make Michael Jackson get his flying monkeys...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:55am Matt from Springfield:

Good ol' Wing And a Prayer Record Co.! They's got a Rapport with their Consumer!!
  Sun. 5/26/13 1:56am Holly in NC:

"Consumer Rapport".
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:56am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...I don't know what I mean by that...
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:56am Tome:

yeah !!! The WiZ !!! hehe
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:56am fleep:

Someone should mix Wizard of Oz songs with Wiz songs.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:57am davex:

Wasn't that on commercials on WPIX every ten minutes?
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:57am fleep:

RRN: Compared to what we did on Nat Roe? Made perfect sense.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:57am Dusty from Springfield!!:

Amazing song! Dusty always has the wonderful voice, but the Wall of Sound on this track is almost *weaponized* it's so powerful!! :D
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:58am tomB:

Dusty's 2nd USA release! (not counting Silver Threads)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 1:59am Matt from Springfield:

Wow, thanks tomB!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 1:59am Holly in NC:

@RRN63 - Shrine to MJ's chimpanzee Bubbles in Munich:
www.blouinartinfo.com...
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:00am KP:

Thought for sec you were going w/ Mcguinn version.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:01am Joe McG:

@KP: It sort of IS the McGuinn version to start with!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:01am osvi:

(laughing) Who didn't have a Tom Petty phase? Even as a young punk I bumped this.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:01am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Julie's right about the Donnie Iris song. That weren't the hit?...
fleep: Every Program & it's Board requires a different Commenting Persona.
...Tom Petty - followed by Killer Mike??...
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:02am KP:

You know what Mcguinn said when he heard this ... "When did I record that?!"
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:03am KP:

Right there, joe
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:03am amEdeo:

The Pettster!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:05am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Holly: Ever feel every time you say something nutty - the World responds w/ a too literal confirmation??...
- For me - a few Petty sings I like pretty well, some disposable, & some to avoid. What the hell - the other Willburys liked him...
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:06am Ralphine:

Aha! Google seldom lets you down. Slade covered Love is Like a Rock.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:07am fleep:

Matt: Re Skip and Flip: There is. www.youtube.com...
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:07am KP:

Pettster ...
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:08am tomB:

Flip (Gary Paxton) was interviewed a couple yrs back by Michael Shelly
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:14am KP:

tomB did not know that about "Flip" and Shelley, thanks, I am huge Skip Battin fan. Seen him Byrds, NRPS, FBB. Spoke to him about his acting career, very nice guy, awesome bass player and underrated songwriter
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:14am Julie:

oh thanks Ralphine! weird it didn't turn up in the wikipedia listing for the song
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:15am Holly in NC:

This is of my favorite songs EVER (Anita)
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:17am Julie:

yanno Olivia did this song too, Joe
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:18am Joe McG:

@Julie: That's why she was under the microscope. Bob Dylan did it, too, among others!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:19am Matt from Springfield:

About to conk out--great cover and thanks for a great show, Joe!
Have a good night, everyone!!
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:20am KP:

Love Eric's epic covers (river deep also).
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:20am fleep:

Bolero beat.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:20am Joe McG:

Sleep tight and well, Matt from Springfield!
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:21am KP:

Matt may be in Alexandria tomorrow. keep watch
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:21am Matt from Springfield:

I will, thanks Joe!
Till next week, Bolero Beat kids! :)
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:22am KP:

The other version was already over the top!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:22am Matt from Springfield:

@KP: I'll call out if I see you!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:23am fleep:

nite Matt
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:24am davex:

Good night - or morning - from me as well! Thanks, Joe for a great show!
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:25am KP:

Awesome stuff, JMcG.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:25am Joe McG:

You bet, davex! Have a great night!
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:26am KP:

Look for someone who until recently looked just like Jerry Garcia.
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:26am Ralphine:

I detect a theme to this set.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:27am Joe McG:

I don't know what you're talking about, Ralphine.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:30am Julie:

I see joe and keili dancing in their own ring of fire in the studio
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:30am KP:

Joe, I saw Cash twice. Once w whole review, June, Anita ... and then from second row at Carnegie Hall w/ Tennessee Three.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:31am Joe McG:

So cool, KP. You're a blessed man.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:32am Joe McG:

@Julie: I have not seen Keili or her ring of fire as of yet.
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:33am KP:

In those two cases yes. I got his autograph too.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:34am amEdeo:

Joe McGasko, professed pyromaniac.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:35am Joe McG:

Hell is for bad people, amEdeo, so we got to keep it hot.
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:36am amEdeo:

So I hear, Joe, so I hear. . . . . . . . . *suspicious silence*.
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:36am KP:

Joe is the god of hellfire,
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:36am Julie:

i was waiting for THIS one
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:37am Joe McG:

@KP: ...and I bring you: FIRE RINGS!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:38am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...I always wished there was an Iggy & the Stooges version of 'Ring'...
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:39am Julie:

Joe didn't you do this one? Or was that stan ridgeway..i forget
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:39am Ralphine:

You're plugging that new Lifetime movie starring Jewel as June Carter Cash, aren't you?
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:40am Joe McG:

How did you know, Ralphine? This is my bald attempt to get Jewel to love me.
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:41am KP:

JEWEL? argh! But then again ...
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:41am fleep:

But who will save your soul?
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:42am KP:

Ever hear about jewel's MTV mishap?
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:42am Joe McG:

@KP: No, what happened to my love?
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:45am tomB:

Joe, Hope you're closing out w Ben Colder's version
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:46am amEdeo:

Is this punk musics?
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:47am Joe McG:

@tomB: I wasn't, but I'll see if we have it!
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:47am KP:

Uh this is a family show ... but Anthony Newley would have appreciated it.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:47am Joe McG:

@amEdeo: COWPUNK!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:48am amEdeo:

You and yer stinkin' cowpunks.
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:48am Holly in NC:

No Mike Ness?
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:48am KP:

Think the first bass player of bangles was in blood on the saddle.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:49am Julie:

Dick Dale "sings?"
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:49am KP:

Dick Dale sings?
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:50am Brian in UK:

Better late than.......................
Oh the sunshine.
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:53am Mark M., Montclair:

I was thinkin' along the lines of Julie and KP: Is that him singing? He's not bad!
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:53am Holly in NC:

Should've known to trust you, Joe!
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:53am KP:

Hey Brian. Think I'm coming your way this summer.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:55am Brian in UK:

KP sounds good, whereabouts?
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:56am KP:

Now this one smokes!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:57am fleep:

Was waiting for Stan, TY.
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 2:57am Joe McG:

Hey, everybody! Thanks for listening and have a great week!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:57am G:

I fell in to a burning ring of Burning Ring of Fire
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:57am KP:

London, in Aug. a big Pretty Things concert, if there can be such a thing at this point.
  Sun. 5/26/13 2:58am KP:

Thank you joe. Barcelona got nothing on you. Nite all!
Avatar Sun. 5/26/13 2:58am fleep:

Thanks, Joe!
     Sun. 5/26/13 2:59am Lonely Planet Boy:

Thanks, Joe. Great show!
Avatar    Sun. 5/26/13 3:00am Julie:

Great show Joe!
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