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Track Artist Album / Format Label Approx. start time
Options Get Happy / MUSIC BEHIND THE DJ: Mr. Lucky   Jane Horrocks / Henry Mancini  fxo mix (CD-R)   no label  0:00:00 )  
 
Options Do You Know The Way To San Jose   Martin Medeski  "Great Jewish Music: Burt Bacharach" compil. Lp (CD)   Tzadik  0:12:41 )  
Options This Guy's In All With You   Burt Bacharach & Marian McPartland  Burt Bacharach Sessions (MP3)   no label  0:18:05 )  
Options All My Loving   George Martin   George Martin Strings (MP3)   no label  0:20:12 )  
Options Dark Was The Night   Kronos Quartet (by Blind Willie Johnson)  "Dark Was The Night" compil. Lp (CD)   4 AD  0:23:28 )  
Options How Soon Is Now   Matthew Sweet & Susanna Hoffs  "Under The Covers- Vol. 3" Lp (CD) *   Shout  0:26:16 )  
Options Loud Minority (Club mix)   United Future Organization  "The Rebirth of Cool" compil. Lp (CD)   4th and Broadway  0:31:26 )  
Options Big Fish Eat The Little Fish   Louis Logic  "Look On The Blight Side" Lp (CD) *   Fake Four  0:36:19 )  
Options Frission   Daedelus  "Drown Out" Lp (CD) *   Anticon  0:40:13 )  
Options MUSIC BEHIND DJ: Daly's Tune / FMU Locked Groove   Tommy Daly  fxo mix - mashup (CD-R)   no label  0:45:11 )  
 
Options Delusion Six   Phoaming Edison  "This" Lp (CD) *   Marble Moat  0:48:44 )  
Options Flat Faded   Daedelus  "Drown Out" Lp (CD) *   Anticon  0:52:09 )  
Options Ooh La La   Ronnie Lane with Slim Chance  "You Never Can Tell" Lp (CD-R)   BBC sessions  0:55:44 )  
Options Lose This Skin   The Clash  "Sandinista!" Lp (CD)   Epic  0:59:40 )  
Options No Language In Our Lungs   XTC  "Transistor Blast: Best of BBC Sessions -Live, Hammersmith Palais- 12/22/80" (CD)   TVT  1:04:56 )  
Options Anteprima 2   Plunderphonic  "Di Prova Alla Cazzo A Cane" (MP3)   no label  1:11:33 )  
Options King Of Carrot Flowers-Parts 1, 2, &3   Neutral Milk Hotel  "In The Aeroplane Over The Sea" Lp (CD)   Merge  1:14:19 )  
Options Again and Again   The Bird and The Bee  Remix by Ace Roxwell (MP3)   no label  1:17:35 )  
Options MUSIC BEHIND DJ: Here It Comes/ FMU Locked Groove   Freddie Fresh  fxo mix - mashup (CD-R)   no label  1:22:21 )  
 
Options Little Addy   Andy Statman  "Superstring Theory" Lp (CD) *   Shefa  1:26:51 )  
Options Black Horse and a Cherry Tree   KT Tunstall  IRU remix (MP3)   no label  1:32:26 )  
Options Baker Street   JZBIGDADDYNEWMAN  Acoustic remix (MP3)   no label  1:34:30 )  
Options Baker Street   Denis Krako  8 Bit Remix (MP3)     1:39:06 )  
Options Right Down The Line   Gerry Rafferty  Joy Petals remix (MP3)   no label  1:44:45 )  
Options Sleep To Dream   Fiona Apple  Surfchop remix (MP3)   no label  1:48:18 )  
Options Milkshake (acoustic version)   Kelis  8 Bit Crookz remix (MP3)   no label  1:54:39 )  
Options In Search Of Truth   Jimmy Smith  "The Big Brawl" Lp (CD)   Inner City  1:58:18 )  
Options It's Code   Janelle Monae  "The Electric Lady" Lp (CD) *   Atlantic  2:03:22 )  
Options MUSIC BEHIND THE DJ: Why?... and We Repeat... Why?   Taj Mahal  "Music Keeps Me Together" Lp (Vinyl)   Columbia  2:07:21 )  
 
Options Andro Queen   The Pixies  "Ep" Ep (CD) *   no label  2:11:49 )  
Options Back To Land   Wooden Shjips  "Back To Land" Lp (CD) *   Thrlll Jockey  2:15:03 )  
Options Little Games   The Yardbirds  "Rock Is Dead, But It Won't Lie down" compil. Lp (CD)   EMI Records Group  2:20:19 )  
Options Suite 3   RJd2  "More Is Than Isn't" Lp (CD) *   RJ's Electrical Connections  2:22:49 )  
Options You Can't Hurry Love (great Funk Brothers track)   The Supremes  remix/ mash up (MP3)   no label  2:27:56 )  
Options Higher and Higher   The Move  "The BBC Sessions" Lp (CD) *   Strange Fruit  2:31:06 )  
Options Jealous Guy   Donny Hathaway  "Never My Love: The Anthology" Lp (CD) *   Atlantic  2:34:27 )  
Options Stranger To My Happiness   Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings  Ep (CD) *   Daptone  2:39:23 )  
Options MUSIC BEHIND THE DJ: King For A Day (I Dub Thee Sir Mix)   XTC  12" Ep (Vinyl)   Geffen  2:42:20 )  
 
Options Hell Bulldog   The Beatles   Mr. Bristow remix (MP3)   no label  2:46:46 )  
Options Little Johnny Jewel   Television  The Blow Up (CD)   R.O.I.R.  2:53:01 )  
Options Dance Macabre   The Westminster Philharmonic Orchestra  "The Bride of Frankenstein (by Franz Waxman)" soundtrack Lp (CD)   Silva  3:01:53 )  
Options end theme(s)   Alfred & Nelson (with orchestra)  fxo mix - mashup (CD-R)   no label  3:04:37 )  

Listener comments!

  Mon. 12/9/13 6:05am P-90:

Good morning, F.X.!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 6:07am Guido (Cologne):

Hi Frank! Hello World!
A sunny day over here, not too cold and ... I'm @ work!
What else is to do on a sunny monday?
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 6:07am fxo:

good, 'n chilly, here in Jersey City.
Morning P-90. hows things bayou?
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 6:08am fxo:

Guido! hows yer day, out there?
  Mon. 12/9/13 6:11am P-90:

Columbia U campus was a pleasant winter wonderland overnight, until everything started to melt and get yucky. I blame amEdeo (cuz I can't think of anyone else to blame at the moment)
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 6:16am Guido (Cologne):

be sure: I make my best of it!

Yey! Bacharach, the master himself!
Actually he even can sing!

Reminds me of poor George Meek ...
have all those collectors labels done him justice by pushing his embarrassing demos to the public?
  Mon. 12/9/13 6:18am P-90:

@Guido: Do you mean Joe Meek from England? Or...?
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 6:20am Guido (Cologne):

Yes. Joe Meek from england, of Telstar-fame.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 6:21am fxo:

we're all blameless, eh? ...or blame-ful?
  Mon. 12/9/13 6:22am P-90:

and: yeah! Burt B. has never been gotten enough credit for his great singing
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 6:25am fxo:

let's call him an interpreter of his tunes. That covers it.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 6:28am Guido (Cologne):

Same about the 'Cole Porter sings Cole Porter' recordings.
  Mon. 12/9/13 6:30am P-90:

Excellent! Do we know who was speaking about Jazz clubs at the beginning of the track? Thank heaven no one has sampled Phil Schaap in a song....
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 6:32am Guido (Cologne):

By the way "Dark Was The Night" by Kronos Quartett was pretty awesome. I admire them anyway, but this is another surprise. Never heard about this 4AD-comp..
  Mon. 12/9/13 6:32am P-90:

Noel Coward singing Noel Coward is another noteworthy example
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 6:39am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...freezing rain warning up he-uh in North New England; we must all step carefully, & you know there will be traffic accidents somewhere...highs around 20°F all week...all we have to do is learn to enjoy this & a maximum of 20 min.s of sunlight a day until April, & we'll have this thing down fine...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 6:41am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...the words 'Noel Coward' capture my sentiments about the Season exactly - but then he was very witty like that...
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 6:44am fxo:

RevRab: eggs-zactly...
  Mon. 12/9/13 6:47am P-90:

Greetings, RevRab. Drive w/caution up in Noo Hamsha. Not so bad in NY, just slushy because it isn't quite cold enough for snow to stick. It's been teens and twenties Farenheit in Chicago all last week--that's our weather for the next week. "Noel Coward": should enter the language as a slang term for those sentiments re: the Season.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 6:50am mauri:

heya. Here in Finland its all snowy. Just did over an hour of snowshoveling pheeuw. Getting down to -20C next night but after that it'll be over 0C ... can't wait to get skiing on lake.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 6:54am fxo:

Mauri: enjoy your afternoon. Watch the ice cracks
P-90: ggod way to put it.
  Mon. 12/9/13 6:55am P-90:

Huomenta mauri! MINUS 20C ?! That's seriously cold!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 6:57am kat330:

Howdy, Frank, et al! A bit of 'Go Tell Aunt Rhody' in this arrangement. :)
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:01am Philo Gristle:

g'morn, everybody! Looked a lot like Helsinki here in midwest today.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 7:02am fxo:

kat330: you talkin' about Tymon Dogg?
Philo: you would know...
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:02am P-90:

Hi Philo! May I ask where in Midwest?
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:03am kat330:

That comment was about "Lose This Skin" if already had ended however you listen. Also heard Matthew Sweet doing a mighty faithful version of Morrissey's song. Seemed just his Sweet voice to same arrangement. Not exactly karaoke, but close enough. Still dug it.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:03am mauri:

winter makes the hotchocolate with a drop of cream liquir that extra flavour
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:05am Philo Gristle:

Hi P-90! Southern Indiana, near Louisville Kentucky. Slushy snow, wet and cold and slick... reminded me of my days in Kallio. A few more trees, maybe.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 7:05am left:

First time tuning in live since...too long! Hello fxo and everyone. Delighted to be here :)
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:07am P-90:

Now all I can think of is hot chocolate w/Irish Cream....I'm very suggestible where food and beverages are concerned. @Philo: where the heck is Kallio?
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:09am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...there is always chocolate & alcohol...hopefully served in the lobby of the Neutral Milk Hotel...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:09am Philo Gristle:

Me too! Oh, thought maybe you were also a Finn -- Kallio is an old borough or section of Helsinki.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 7:09am fxo:

left: glad to be with you.
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:09am P-90:

Interwebs say: Kallio is "where the hipsters drink in Helsinki"
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:11am kat330:

Yeah, I was going to say "step right in, left."
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:12am Philo Gristle:

@kat That was always one of my fave songs of that Clash album. THough like I just mentioned (off the air) I never even heard of the Aunt Rhody song.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:13am Sem Chumbo:

Hiya, Frank, and good morning all. First real snow of the season starting later, followed by that mess RevRab reports. Sorry to have missed all the early good stuff but Christmas party last night...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:13am kat330:

It was only one tiny recurring theme in that Clash song that sounded like "Go Tell Aunt Rhody."
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:14am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...I ruminate that the Clash were more stoned poets than is most commonly thot...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:14am kat330:

Funny that NMH is one of Philo's all-time faves, and he's lactose intolerant.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:14am Philo Gristle:

@P-90 That's about right. Lots of bars, book and music shops. At least was so in late 90s when I lived there for 5 years or so. Couldn't probably afford to live there these days; used to be cheap.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:15am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...well - it's *Neutral* Milk...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:15am Philo Gristle:

@kat I think it's the "neutral" part that helps.
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:15am P-90:

Actually, I've been to Norway and Sweden, but not Finland. Yet. I'm guessing the ladies in Helsinki are amazing. "Aunt Rhody" is a really old (like Colonial) children's folk song. One probably wouldn't have heard it except in the NorthEast US.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:15am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- jinx !
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:15am kat330:

Heh, you owe each other a kalja!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:16am Philo Gristle:

Ha!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:16am kat330:

@P-90: Be that as it may, he landed this all-American "girl." ;)
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:18am kat330:

Really fine set, Frank!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:18am Philo Gristle:

Worth a visit, a lot to like (ladies might be a bit more reserved than in other nordic countries).
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:18am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...'go tell Aunt Rhody the old grey goose is dead' ; I'd guess a Folk tune is Southern 9 times out of 10
- but some BritPsych is being referred to ?
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:20am kat330:

Actually, I was discussing that point with Philo. I was wondering if South African?
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:21am kat330:

And as for me hearing bits of other songs in songs, that's just how my brain is wired. After posting my Rogue World mashup, someone commented "I'd like to inhabit the universe you inhabit." I dunno if I'd wish so much aural vermicelli in another's brain myself.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 7:21am fxo:

thanks kat.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:22am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- actually this *does* say Protestant Nw England :
balladofamerica.com...
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:24am P-90:

@Philo & @Rev: found a little info on "Aunt Rhody"(w/lyrics):

http://www.balladofamerica.com/music/indexes/songs/gotellauntrhody/index.htm
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:26am P-90:

OK you beat me to it, I shouldn't even have tried....

"Aural Vermicelli" hahaha!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:26am Philo Gristle:

Ha! Jinxed again! Thanks, RR and P-90!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:26am kat330:

P-90 you must be steering the collective unconscious this day! :)
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:27am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...heard a Nick Lowe tune on 'Prairie Home Companion' yesterday that borrows heavily from 'If I Only Had a Brain' - an interesting example of decisions a songwriter has to make - yerknow - is it a deliberate reference ~ meant as an allusion to intrigue us & is it worth it & such...
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:27am P-90:

Steering? just surfin' the wave
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:28am kat330:

At Rev -- YES, YES!!! We heard that, too, and Philo will confirm that's the FIRST thing I said!! :) Cool.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:28am Philo Gristle:

@RR Kat said the exact same thing as we were listening yestrday!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:30am kat330:

[Our exciting Saturday night life is revealed.]

This Baker St. is so great. But it's one of my fave tunes, IAE.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:30am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...Nick Lowe was on Michael Shelley - making the rounds for his Xmas album - but I didn't here him here 'cause I work then. His 'Christmas @ the Airport' tune an instant earworm, & I hate Xmas music 'cause I work in a shop...
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:31am P-90:

@Rev: Isn't that all any artist can do, take bits and pieces of stuff he's heard/seen/read and liked, and put them together his own way? But yeah, the question of when you're INTENDED to detect a "quote" or "influence" is interesting...

This "Baker Street" guitar arrangement is kickass!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:31am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...I mean here him hear...I mean...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:33am kat330:

@Rev --a shop? Are you one of Santa's elves?
Damn, missed him THIS time on Shelley -- heard him last time -- but I heard him before PHC on Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me. He surely IS making the rounds.
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:34am P-90:

@Rev: it's worth checking the archive, Shelly did a great job with Lowe, there's a lot of stuff in it you'll like. (Lowe gives a long description of what Yes was like in London clubs back in the day, believe it or not)
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:37am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...& oh - that brings to mind how that's what they did in Bop & whether that was Sampling - & then the whole 'Copyright Criminals' documentary which is really good...I work @ a Thrift Store for Community Services - & *heve* been described as elf-like @ least once in life (if not relating to Xmas specifically) - & Dickensian as well, altho' I was never sure which character *precisely*. The English fiddler who plays @ our local's weekly Irish Trad. sessions & was briefly employed by FairportConvention notes there I'd be my own character...
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:39am P-90:

He also talks about why Americans have a stronger tradition of Christmas songs than the English do, fascinating observations. And: yeah, "X-mas at the Airport" is a worthy addition to the holiday songbook
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:39am kat330:

It's a Rafferty fest!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:40am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...I got so into 'War on Xmas' tunes (Fear, South Park, Eric Idle) that - well - more or less...Tradition...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:41am duke:

The only Gerry Rafferty tune I ever heard before was Baker Street. That was played to death. This cut is kind of nice.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:41am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...like when Beatles & Rutles get together & reportedly all sing each others' songs together...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:42am kat330:

@P-90: I'll try to find time for the archive. Lowe's always been special to me. Odd what he said about English vs. American's and Christmas songs. My fave songs (in English) as a kid were always those from the UK. I've never cottoned to the modern U.S. "carol." I do love the Waitresses though. :)
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:42am Philo Gristle:

Gotta head out to work; great list and a terrific set of tunes, Frank! Cheerio.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:43am kat330:

Moi, moi, hunaja! (Oh, right, I can kiss you 'bye right here. ;)
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:44am P-90:

@Rev: Well, you're certainly an "elf-like" presence on these boards, so no surprise. And you have an English fiddler and "weekly Irish trad sessions"? Lucky dog, sounds really cool
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 7:44am fxo:

duke: I used to pump up the volume, in the headphones to hear the Baker guitar lead. Still sends me up...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:46am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...to survive it all one year - I developed this whole imaginary Alternate Holiday of the Ugly Green Dwarf of MumbledeyPeg...partly based on 'Electric Funeral' by Black Sabbath; a song about how in defiance of Nature, we would burn all the energy & fuel possible in Midwinter until it was one blazing fiery Light like an evil Never-Resting Sauron-like eye in the sky

...anyhow...
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:47am P-90:

Kind of a Heavy Metal Festivus? Groovy
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:47am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...the Reel & the Unreal...same old Jig...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:49am Guido (Cologne):

... this is funny:
the remix is more easy listening than the hit single (Kelis)
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:51am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...yerknow - the mind can take only so much massive social irrationality @ Xmas - so I figured, give my Horrorday its' own facebook page, see what I could get started...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:51am kat330:

Backing up there @ Rev: It all comes together in "Ye Olde Curiosity Shoppe." ;)
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:51am P-90:

Booker T?
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:53am P-90:

"Horrorday" haha
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:53am kat330:

@Rev: Have you heard any of Bad Religion's holiday album? Heard snippets in an interview yesterday morning.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 7:55am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- no kat330 - but now yer talkin' my language! Love them guys...
...As for the icon of my Horrorday - the Ugly Green Dwarf himself - he has a very curious admixture of traits indeed !...
  Mon. 12/9/13 7:57am P-90:

'admixture..." Pray tell, Maestro
  Mon. 12/9/13 8:00am P-90:

That "I need a glass of Merlot "line always cracks me up
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:02am kat330:

Two interesting snippets I heard were their version of "O Come Emmanuel" and "Little Drummer Boy," a song I HATE WITH A PASSION, but sounded as though they bang it up pretty good.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:03am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...well, the main Motif of the is Horroday is to defeat Mother Nature Godess by exponentially exalting all the worst Materialistic instincts of Mankind in this extreme Black Saturnalia of Consumption & Aggression & Cultural Assertiveness & Fascistic oppression of any other dissenting views...like : I said MERRY MUMMBLEDEYPEG mofo !! ...simple really...Imagine a festive green winter boot stomping on a butterfly forever...
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:06am phlodnaR:

Go tell Aunt Rhody was one of the first songs in the book when learning a musical instrument back in the 4th grade.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:06am kat330:

@Rev: You have me on board -- actually more likely I'm the engineer of any anti-consumerism train given my age and how long I've been touting conservation and environmentalism -- with your anti-crass Christmas campaign. But that shouldn't mean turning a deaf ear to great music just because the wankers have co-opted and abused it in the name of the almighty dollar.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:07am phlodnaR:

Oh, and Hi Frank!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:08am kat330:

@phlodnaR: Yeah, we had to learn a bunch of folk songs in elementary school. I recall learning "Waltzing Matilda," too, so I thought maybe "Rhody" was also one from outside the U.S.
  Mon. 12/9/13 8:10am P-90:

@phlodna: We learned to sing it first, in preparation for learning to play it on the recorder (plastic "Tonette" actually)
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:10am fxo:

say, what? oh yeah, hey phlodnaR. Welcome to our club...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:11am Guido (Cologne):

I was unlucky trying to see the Wooden Shjips.
The club was so packed, harly any chance to get in ... I gave up.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:13am DeemerDave:

"Back to Land" reminds me of Sonic Youth's "Sugar Kane"
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:15am kat330:

Wow, thought I knew most all Yardbirds, but not familiar with this tune.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:16am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- the final Jimmy Page period kat330 - he w/ his violin bow on the guitar.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:17am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- title song their last album.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:17am Guido (Cologne):

Little Games:
The LP where Jimmy Page, the notorios copycat "prooved" that he "composed" the Davy Graham Raga version of "She went through the fair".
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:17am kat330:

Thanks, and guess that explains it. Great album title!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:18am kat330:

Oh, by title, I meant the one on fxo's list.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:19am Guido (Cologne):

Eddie Phillips of The Creation was with violin bow before. (Listen to "Painterman").
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:19am fxo:

DeemerDave:you called it.
RevRab, kats on it. Jeff Beck quit, Pagey kept the ball rollin'. He was gonna call Led Zep, "The New Yardbirds". Momentary lapse of title...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:20am common:

hello frank and everyone. cold.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:21am kat330:

Warm in here. So far. ;)
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:21am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- yup - cred to The Creation - Thx for putting name to Eddie Phillips.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:23am Guido (Cologne):

If you want to get a real picture of late Yardbirds I recommend the Pierre Lattès' "Bouton Rouge"-show. It prooves that the group almost sounded like Led Zep at that time.

Check YouTube for it. It's worthwhile.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:23am phlodnaR:

Nice remix!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:24am kat330:

Yes, 'tis. Yours, Frank?
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:29am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...Zep in fact @ 1st fulfilling the Yardies contractual obligations - & meant to be a kind of supregroup of Yardies leftovers & a disgruntled Wh♂ rhythm section...I'd like to add that some Small Faces things are antecedents to some LedZep things too; it's ok - everything has antecedents - but not everything gets the credit ; ) ...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:29am Sem Chumbo:

Yes, indeed. Lovely, fxo. Timely.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:29am fxo:

Not me. Let's call it "infotainment".
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:30am kat330:

OK by me. :)
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:31am fxo:

Sem: thanks.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:31am Konin:

I had the honour to watch Wooden Shjips in Brussels last Friday. Very, very happy with that. Great performance.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:31am Sem Chumbo:

Went out this day 33 years ago and bought the Wedding album, Japanese pressing. Still have it, unplayed.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:33am kat330:

@Sem: Saving it for a rainy day?
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:34am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- Righteous Sem.
...when people critique John Lennon - I say please remember he only got to live to age 40 & the year 1980.
...I feel like the World changed that day
- but then again John Lennon Will Never Die.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:34am Guido (Cologne):

Don Arden (Small faces manager) send a message to Jimmy page:
"How do you want to play guitar without fingers?"
keith Moon (prospected super-group member) made the joke about the band going down like a Zeppelin made of lead.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:35am Sem Chumbo:

@kat330: a moment in amber, I guess. Time travel. Healthier to let go, but not yet.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:35am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

✔ Guido.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:38am kat330:

@Sem: Just made my mind wander to a sort of Twilight Zone plot where a character's been saving something for decades, for that special moment, and then an asteroid hits the planet, or WWIII. Wow...sorry, I need to herd my thoughts better, but it's like herding Kats. ;)
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:39am Brian in UK:

Hello fxo, very slow dark start with ground mist. Then within ten minutes clouds cleared and it was the most beautiful mid December morn.
Has Sharon Jones been poorly despite being in the parade?
  Mon. 12/9/13 8:43am P-90:

@FX: Ace "Bulldog" remix! Haven't heard this one
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:44am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- I think it's non-verbal symbolic perfection Sem.
...Yoko said in Mojo that she only listens to John for business not pleasure, because that would be 'sacrilege'. When considering I hear John Lennon's voice probably every day - that brought it home to me...

- 'Stranger to My Happiness' is great !
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:44am fxo:

Brian: who needs a parade. 'tis good music, 'ight?

btw: Don Arden was also the manager of The Move. His daughter, Sharon, well you know the rest (married with the Osbournes).

thanks all for the overwhelming comments. Y'all know who you are...
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:45am Sem Chumbo:

@kat: seems my estate will just have to deal with it, absent an apocalyptic event.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:48am Brian in UK:

Mr Arden was a real charmer from all accounts.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:48am Sem Chumbo:

@RevRab: I think you've touched on it, an inexplicable moment that just has to be as it is.
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:49am kat330:

Sure hope you have a most worthy inheritor and a trustworthy executor! :)

Thanks, fxo, for the warm sounds on this frosty morn!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:51am Sem Chumbo:

A wildly articulate morning around the FXO musical round table.A fine thing to listen to and read this Monday, Frank. Thanks and catch you, and all, next week.
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:52am fxo:

I'm all over the comments. Wow! I hope you enjoyed this set, as I did. Have a cool week, and check me out on the archive. New live webcast, next Monday.
peace in the valley.
  Mon. 12/9/13 8:52am P-90:

@FX O'T.: Thanks for another winner! The show gets better and better. Have a merry week!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 8:53am kat330:

Yes, and thanks, y'all for the great discussions and edifications!
Avatar Mon. 12/9/13 8:58am phlodnaR:

Thanks, Frank!
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 9:00am braveness23:

uh, this is confusing
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 9:50am Jeroen Kuster:

thank you again for a fantastic show
Avatar    Mon. 12/9/13 10:12am Jeroen Kuster:

thank you again for a fantastic show
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