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Options July 24, 2014: It's Psychological

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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments New Approx. start time
Seger Ellis  Cheerful Little Earful   Options They Called It Crooning  ASV Living Era  1984  LP  From 1930    0:00:00 ()
Ramona with Paul Whiteman's Orchestra  Are You Making Any Money?   Options Where Have We Met Before? Forgotten Songs From Broadway, Hollywood and Tin Pan Alley  New World  1977  LP  From 1933    0:04:42 ()
Richard Himber and His Ritz-Carlton Orchestra Featuring Joey Nash  It's Psychological   Options 1934-1935  Bluebird  1975  LP  From 1934    0:08:04 ()
Ambrose and His Orchestra  Pu-Leeze Mr. Hemingway   Options The Golden Age of Ambrose and his Orchestra  EMI  1985  LP  From 1932; vocal by Elsie Carlisle    0:10:39 ()
Al Bowlly with Lew Stone and His Band  Experiment   Options On the Sentimental Side  Decca  1978  LP  From 1933    0:13:06 ()
Fred Astaire with the RKO Orchestra  Things Are Looking Up   Options A Damsel in Distress Soundtrack  Curtain Calls  1970  LP  From 1937    0:16:15 ()
Glen Gray and His Casa Loma Orchestra  Blue Moon   Options With a Song in My Heart: The Songs of Rodgers and Hart  ASV Living Era  2001  CD  From 1934; Vocal by Kenny Sargent    0:20:36 ()
Dick Powell with Ted Fio Rito and His Orchestra  Why Do I Dream Those Dreams?   Options Dick Powell in Hollywood 1933-1935  Columbia  1966  LP  From 1934    0:23:51 ()
Annette Hanshaw  We Couldn't Just Say "Goodbye"   Options Lovable & Sweet  ASV Living Era  1997  CD  From 1934    0:26:45 ()
 
Rachid & Fethi  Habit en Ich   Options 1970's Algerian Folk and Pop  Sublime Frequencies  2014  CD    *   0:38:20 ()
Edip Akbayram  Ince Ince Bir Kar Yağar   Options Edip Akbayram  Pharaway Sounds  2014  CD  From 1974  *   0:41:25 ()
Karl Hector and the Malcouns  Karadeniz   Options Unstraight Ahead  Now-Again  2014  CD    *   0:44:55 ()
Mestre Cupijó e Seu Ritmo  Siriá Quente   Options Siriá  Analog Africa  2014  CD  late 70s  *   0:47:57 ()
Sébastien Tellier  Love   Options L'Aventura  Record Makers  2014  CD    *   0:50:57 ()
Mike Post  The Rockford Files   Options Railhead Overature  MGM  1975  LP  R.I.P. James Garner    0:55:17 ()
The Above  We Could Be Together   Options Waterbury Street  Teen Sound  2014  LP    *   0:58:46 ()
Sleepyhead  The Family Tree   Options Wild Sometimes  Carrot Top  2014  CD    *   1:02:00 ()
The Skygreen Leopards  WWIII Style   Options Family Crimes  Woodsist  2014  CD    *   1:05:03 ()
Television Personalities  The Glittering Prizes   Options ...and don't the kids just love it  Fire  1990  CD  From 1980    1:07:05 ()
Beth Israel  Statue in the Car   Options Dental Denial  Dull Tools  2014  LP    *   1:09:55 ()
The Room  Candle   Options Indoor Fireworks  Red Flame  1982  LP      1:12:33 ()
Garbochock  Ritual   Options Ritual  Heart Work  1982  LP      1:16:21 ()
Inryo-fuen  Dakyo Sezu (Uncompromising)   Options Early Works 1980-82  Em  2014  CD    *   1:20:04 ()
 
 
Single File: a bunch of 45s all in a row
Kissing the Pink  The Last Film   Options single  Magnet  1982  45      1:33:59 ()
Barry Blue  Dancin' (On a Saturday Night)   Options single  Arista  1974  45      1:36:29 ()
Bob Dylan & the Band  Million Dollar Bash   Options single  Columbia  1975  45  Recorded in 1967, though    1:39:34 ()
Red Foley  Milk Bucket Boogie   Options single  Decca  1952  45      1:42:16 ()
Johnny Dankworth and His Orchestra  Applecake   Options single  Capitol  1956  45      1:44:54 ()
Audrey Hall  Woman in Love   Options single  Weed Beat  1987  45      1:47:47 ()
Dionne Warwicke  (I'm) Just Being Myself   Options single  Warner Brothers  1973  45      1:51:39 ()
Shalamar  Some Things Never Change   Options single  Solar  1980  45      1:55:06 ()
 
Jack Clement  I Know One   Options For Once and For All  I.R.S.  2014  CD    *   2:10:49 ()
Billy Joe Shaver  I'll Love You As Much As I Can   Options Long in the Tooth  Lightning Rod  2014  CD    *   2:12:54 ()
Christopher Denny  Wings   Options If the Roses Don't Kill Us  Partisan  2014  CD    *   2:16:15 ()
Bill Anderson  Have You Seen Her   Options Bill  MCA  1973  LP      2:21:00 ()
First Aid Kit  Waitress Song   Options Stay Gold  Columbia  2014  CD    *   2:23:16 ()
Harry Dean Stanton  Hands on the Wheel   Options Partly Fiction  Omnivore  2014  LP    *   2:27:16 ()
Gary & Randy Scruggs  Lonely Living (Without Love)   Options The Scruggs Brothers  Vanguard  1972  LP      2:30:12 ()
Russell Hoke  Brown-Haired Smile   Options Haunted Brain  Unheard-Of  2014  LP    *   2:33:19 ()
Neil Young  My Hometown   Options A Letter Home  Third Man  2014  LP    *   2:36:38 ()
Bruce Langhorne  Arch of Leaves   Options Peter Fonda's The Hired Hand Soundtrack  Blast First  2004  CD  From 1971    2:40:45 ()
James Blackshaw  Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat Part 4   Options Fantômas: Le Faux Magistrat  Tompkins Square  2014  CD    *   2:43:48 ()
Adan Jodorowsky  La Glace   Options The Dance of Reality Original Motion Picture Soundtrack  ABKCO  2014  CD    *   2:47:46 ()
Lewis  Even Rainbows Turn Blue   Options L'Amour  Light in the Attic  2014  CD  From 1983  *   2:49:22 ()
 
Frank Munn with Arden and Ohman Orchestra  Let's Call It a Day   Options Where Have We Met Before? Forgotten Songs From Broadway, Hollywood and Tin Pan Alley  New World  1977  LP  From 1932    2:56:22 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:02am common:

yip! joe, peoples!
     Thu. 7/24/14 9:02am 12539:

Surface noise!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:05am Cheri Pi:

Nice jaunty opening son!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:07am DCE:

going OOOOLLLLD school, eh Joe? Grandpa used to tell me about how great Paul Whiteman's orchestra was back in the 30s when he was sowing his oats
  Thu. 7/24/14 9:07am Marmalade Kitty:

good morning/ afternoon Joe!
wfmu - The pitbull on the pantleg of opportunity.. that made me laugh!
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 9:07am Sem Chumbo:

Hiya, Joe, and all. Like where this has started this morning.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 9:07am duke:

This would be a good WFMU marathon song
  Thu. 7/24/14 9:10am Jack:

Cool start, loving it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:14am adrian in mpls:

this is a wonderful, unexpected beginning to the day!
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 9:15am Joe McG:

Good morning, everyone, and welcome to the make-believe ballroom.
  Thu. 7/24/14 9:19am tadpoles:

Love Al Bowlly.... let's have some more please & thanks.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 9:23am KP:

Joe McGasko and his Orchestra
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 9:23am Dr. Goot:

Morning All!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:23am adrian in mpls:

swooning
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:24am Brian in UK:

Hey Joe. Delicious. Prime time lyrically.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:27am Stevel:

Working as development director at an historic theater built in 1928, I am definitely bookmarking this set. Guessing many of these acts performed here.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:32am common:

that sounds like a great job, stevel
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:33am MD:

hEY Joe and all the FMU Family...Check out on line
"Cleaning Your vinal Records with Wood Glue!!!"
A bit scary but I think it might work!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:33am bobdoesthings:

good morninggg peoples
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:35am Stevel:

common: It is. Not hard to ask for money for this place.

www.fwembassytheatre.org
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:37am Brian in UK:

Surfs Up, Joe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:37am bobdoesthings:

I already like it.
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 9:40am Joe McG:

@Stevel: Very cool gig! @MD: I've seen that but haven't tried it. Should do it to Dick Powell! @Brian: Hola, sir!
  Thu. 7/24/14 9:42am Marcel M:

I like where this set is going. Mornin' Joe moniin' Bob and all
  Thu. 7/24/14 9:46am Marmalade Kitty:

was that a Selda cover or did Selda cover?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:46am common:

wow stevel! that place looks grand!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:46am northguineahills:

I was having the same Q MK.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 9:47am V Priceless:

Hey Joe! I can't get that Algerian folk-pop tune "Abadane" by Freedom outta my head - from the Sublime Frequencies comp
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 9:47am Joe McG:

@Kitty: Fuzzy on the chronology, but I think Selda was first.
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 9:49am Joe McG:

@VP: That's a great one! I'm sure I'll play it in the next week or two.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:50am Cecile:

morning, all.
I missed Fred, boo. I love his singing, even though my in-laws think I"m nuts.
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 9:53am Joe McG:

@Cecile: Fred was a great favorite of songwriters. They loved his singing and were happy to write for him.
  Thu. 7/24/14 9:55am Brendan:

Sebastian Teller was the brainchild of Edward Teller and Sebastian Cabot
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 9:55am Sem Chumbo:

Mike Post could write 'em.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:56am DCE:

oh shit James Garner died? whoa...Jim Rockford, childhood hero!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:56am Webhamster Henry:

Trouble was looking for the Rockford files on Tuesday. Thanks for finding it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:56am Cecile:

He could really interpret a lyric. He was crafty becuase he didn't have a real strong voice.

*Pouring out Friday night orange Faygo for Jim Garner*
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:57am Cecile:

The more I read about Jim Garner, I seriously believe he was as close to a real-life Ron Swanson as we will ever have.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 9:57am duke:

This is Jim Rockford. At the tone, leave your name and message.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:57am Cecile:

And he was a lifelong Democrat to boot.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:58am adrian in mpls:

Cecile - you just got 1000 points for referencing Faygo. The pop of my childhood -- Redpop, Rock N Rye, ahhhhh
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 9:58am Brian in UK:

Maverick by name, maverick by nature.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 9:59am Cecile:

Yeah. Our Friday night treat was orange Faygo, OG Taco Doritos, and Rockford Files.
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:00am Brendan:

The Rockford files went missing for a number of years until later it was discovered that they were mistakenly filed under F instead of R
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:00am Brian in UK:

The Above used to be called Ditto.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:00am Guido from Cologne:

Hi Joe and everyone!
Not really on the boarrd but listening along ...
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 10:03am Joe McG:

@Brendan: Ha! I'm actually an owner of two Mike Post albums, one of which has the theme on it.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 10:04am duke:

Watching the Rockford files was a religious duty at our house
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:04am adrian in mpls:

that's a great Friday night!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:05am Cecile:

me too, duke.
you know it, adrian
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:05am Marmalade Kitty:

I remember the camera scrolling across an empty office with answer machine, a deserted game of solitaire..rockford files
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:06am Cecile:

yup! the anti-private eye private eye show.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:07am Liz Berg:

The Rockford Files would always come on immediately before or after the Smurfs where I grew up. Although I'd always groove out to the Rockford Files theme, I was of an age to prefer the little blue guys.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:07am common:

i'm with you duke and cecile. ah, the good days.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:09am Cecile:

It showed how unglamorous private eye work was. The rooting through files, hanging out in crappy bars, etc.

I think about that because I read someone saying "Leverage" made them want to be a thief. No, they just want to live in magical Timothy Hutton land. I love that show, but c'mon.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:10am Andrew Waterloo:

I only remember the Rockford files from A&E. Was recently working thought he series on Netflix until it got pulled from Canada.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:10am Cecile:

And Police Woman! And whatever came on in the last time slot which never lasted more than a year.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:11am Cecile:

That sucks Andrew. When I was training for cross country skiing, I'd do one Rockford File on the Nordic Track three times a week. That'll give you legs like tree trunks.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:13am Cecile:

WOW. The Room. I used to have that record.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:14am adrian in mpls:

that "unglamorous" part of detective work gets glossed over so much. that's what i love about a show like that. or those great sjowall and wahloo detective novels from the 70s.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:15am Cecile:

Yeah. Also, why I like real police procedural doc shows.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:15am Cecile:

this is also better than I remember.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 10:18am CTEmpress:

Really liking this 82 stuff: and don't know it!
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:19am Brendan:

I loved the Rockford files because he lived in a trailer on the beach in CA.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:20am Cecile:

I don't know this Garbochock and I was reading hte NME religiously back then.
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 10:21am Joe McG:

@Cecile: They're German, so they might have flown under the radar.
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:21am Brendan:

Plus he was always eating a burrito and usually dating a different girl each episode. Probably because he was always eating a burrito -
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:22am Brian in UK:

@Cecile did you wear a nuns habit?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:22am Cecile:

very true. they had some chops there for sure.
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:23am Brendan:

RIP JG
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:23am Cecile:

very true. they had some chops there for sure.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:24am northguineahills:

Wow, really digging this Inryo-fuen.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:24am Brian in UK:

Joe you have moved this set along wonderfully.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:24am Brian in UK:

Whilst pulling at our heart strings.
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 10:25am βrian:

I like this trolley car spank beat.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:25am bobdoesthings:

clicky star for today's show!! great set thusfar joe
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:26am Cecile:

I was thinking and this is a quick and dirty chart I came up with evaluating trends

Present - get it off my radio!
10 years - mild nostalgia
20 years - cultish fervor
30 years - classic!
40 years - untouchable
50 years - get it off my radio!
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:26am Brendan:

I think the natives are planning an attack
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:27am Brendan:

They dont sound friendly
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:27am Brian in UK:

They got into the stockade, tell my wife I love her. (collapses slowly & fade)
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 10:27am βrian:

The trailer address is where the Long Beach Museum of Art is. Not a trailer in sight, oddly.
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:28am ground control:

She knows
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:31am fleep:

50 years ago is 1964. You may need to recalibrate.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:31am bobdoesthings:

@fleep. I was gonna say this. yes. concurred.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:32am Brian in UK:

@fleep has your mammal got hiccups?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:33am bobdoesthings:

Is that how Sublime Frequencies finds all those gems? Trash cans?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:33am fleep:

@Brian in UK More like giffups.
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 10:34am Joe McG:

@bob: Yes, at flea markets.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:34am Cecile:

Whoops, I forgot the caveat that this is triangulated from you being a child of that era.

So, 50 years back for me being a child of the 70s, was 20s music. Which was undecipherable to me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:34am Brian in UK:

Very good.


A snooker term I believe. Nothing lewd.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:35am Cecile:

Also, there are a number of bands who don't fit into my sloppy, unscientific model, so we'll just ignore them.
     Thu. 7/24/14 10:36am 12539:

I consider 'snooker' a lewd term.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:37am Cecile:

that makes me as precise as anyone on Huffington Post
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:37am Brian in UK:

Cecile the calebration does get wonky. Fifty years back to Beatles, fifty years back from them to silent films.
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:39am Brendan:

Balalaika!
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:40am SeanG:

oooh baby
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:40am Marcel M:

Yes Bobby D!!! Love this record
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:41am Cecile:

Yeah, exactly. But I've heard a lot of things out of non-music fan kids' mouths that make my jaw drop, but would have been like something I said about 20s music. Before I got a clue.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:42am KK:

Nice bazouki action on that Barry Blue song, hey Joe!
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 10:42am Joe McG:

Hey, KK! Glad you like the bazookies.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:42am Brian in UK:

Balalaika/bazouki puts me in mind of the cheese sketch but from Russia. Siberian Yak cheese anyone. Yuk.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:43am Cecile:

on a completely unrelated topic, excellent online music shop Squidco is having a ridiculous sale. Not affiliated, just filling up my shopping cart.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:44am Webhamster Henry:

I thought I was going to hear Ina Mina Dika when this boogie started.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:44am DCE:

I get emails from Squidco all the time because I bought something awhile back. I never check it out because...email...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:46am Cecile:

Cleo Laine's husband's band.

You should DCE. I got my This Heat box there for $20 less than Forced Exposure when I was looking.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:47am Brian in UK:

Laine & the late Dankworth have a good venue called The Stables. That was where I saw Nick Lowe, Joe.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 10:47am duke:

great. I didn't know about squidco. Now I can spend more money, damm you.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:48am KK:

funny you should mention that Webhamster Henry. That's a good one - Ina Mina Dika's been buzzing around my brain lately, got some bollywood hits from the library i've been playing all week.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 10:48am duke:

squidco looks like they have a great selection of improvised/jazz stuff
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:49am steve:

hey all. while we're on sales, Experimedia (my fav mailorder shop) is also having a serious sale right now. lots of new dance and abstract electronic stuff. i think he's actually closing up shop end of the year, which is a bummer.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 10:49am CTEmpress:

Audrey Hall: nice call!
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 10:50am ᏠЄႶႶỊѺµЄ:

Audrey Hall sounds like Olivia Newton John.
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:50am Marmalade Kitty:

I would have liked to hear the beegees sing this
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 10:51am dale:

audrey's voice is a little beauty pageant talent portionish for me, but i LIKE it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:51am Cecile:

steve, I will check that
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:53am Marmalade Kitty:

I'd would have liked to hear Lee Marvin and Barry white singing it also!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:55am Cecile:

I love me some Shalamar.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 10:55am CTEmpress:

Shalamar!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:56am DCE:

@ steve, he's been talking about it for awhile but so far so good. Jeremy's a great guy.
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 10:56am Joe McG:

@Kitty: I think there's a Barry Gibb solo version!
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:57am Jack:

It always amazes me how great these singles sound, even over the radio...the presence, power, comes through much better than the CD/MP3 versions, maybe even than the LP versions. Love this part of the show.
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:57am Marmalade Kitty:

Brilliant!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:57am Cecile:

Yeah, Jack, it's those deep-cut grooves.
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:58am Marmalade Kitty:

Does anyone like level42?
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 10:58am Joe McG:

@Jack: Thanks, Jack! Unfortunately, Red Foley is bound for the grooveyard. It sounded a bit bad.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:58am common:

warm and fuzzy. Wow, that's weird, marmalade. Just had their hit in my head yesterday. What was that?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 10:59am common:

something about you, i think.
  Thu. 7/24/14 10:59am Marmalade Kitty:

It's in the Grooveyard :D
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:00am Brian in UK:

@MK cannot answer in the positive.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 11:01am MattBelow:

Groovin'
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:01am dale:

common - just a dead giveaway or some such thing?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:01am dale:

oops -sorry, i was still thinnin' shalamar
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:05am dale:

reflections of my life was the the marmalade hit i think. that's not a typo, band was 'the marmalade'
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 11:06am holland oats:

Daniel Johnston sang over a couple Dankworth records on Hi How Are You I do believe
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:07am Marmalade Kitty:

..looking back it's so bizzae, it runs in the family! All the thing's we are..
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:09am Brian in UK:

@dale they were The Marmalade then dropped the 'The'.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:11am dale:

d'oh! if the the dropped a the they would just be the
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:12am Joe McG:

@dale: Ha! Catchy name, you must admit. The.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 11:13am common:

@dale: maybe?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:15am steve:

trying to figure out if there's already a band called The sounds like a serious internet challenge.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 11:19am MattBelow:

Joe you lift me up on the funk and then land me safely on the ground
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:20am Joe McG:

@Matt: Whew! I sometimes feel like I'm crashing people left and right!
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 11:22am Sem Chumbo:

Oh, just great stuff. Bill Anderson and that pedal steel. Nice thing, Joe.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 11:23am CTEmpress:

I love the SOUL of Country! Carla Thomas said you have to be able to sing soul to sing country and vice versa. Likin' this Bill Anderson: and BTW so long Rodeo Bar!
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:24am someGuy@Work:

That Bill Anderson version of 'Have You Seen Here' was killer!
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:24am Joe McG:

@CTE: NOO, say it ain't so! Is Rodeo Bar closing???
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 11:27am CTEmpress:

Yepper, Joe McG. last round up is 27th. A bunch of us went Tuesday to tip our hats to the one place you could still get real down home. Hank-o-rama every new Year's Day. Good food, great atmosphere and the music well...New York ain't no town for live music
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:28am Joe McG:

@CTE: I've enjoyed many nights there. This makes me very sad indeed.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 11:30am nickybones:

yeah, a damn shame about Rodeo Bar. Caught BBQ Bob there last month, such a cool place.
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:31am Brendan:

Great Harry Dean clip here: http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=MBQl0hCmV5I
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:31am Brian in UK:

Depends how you say THE. If you say it like Nesmith (thee) it becomes a different word or drum.
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:31am rw:

Harry Dean Stanton? That was really good.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 11:31am common:

getting a tad weepy at work cuz o this great music.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 11:32am Sem Chumbo:

Saw HDS play the corrupt second banana cop, trying to out-tough PI Robert Mitchum in FAREWELL, MY LOVELY, the noir-est, maybe, of the Raymond Chandler novels. Harry looks the same today, 40 years later:)
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 11:33am CTEmpress:

City is just going to hell with itself, especially for live music. Rumor about Hank's in Brooklyn too: and I was all ready to do Hank--Rama there on NYDay2015!They better not close!
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:34am rw:

@common, are you sure you're not getting weepy BECAUSE you're at work?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:34am adrian in mpls:

@common - me too. deep introspection time.
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 11:35am CTEmpress:

Kleenex for all! Yes, this is some real purdy stuff today
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:37am Yair Yona:

show today is excellent. Thanks Joe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 11:38am fleep:

Any lower lo-fi and you'd be shouting into a tin can on a string.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 11:38am common:

@adrian: and it keeps coming!
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:39am Joe McG:

@Yair Yona: Thanks, Yair! Hope things are OK for you over there.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:39am bobdoesthings:

I wonder if Neil Young would want this track on his Pono in HD (I don't want no mp3... haha)
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:40am Jack:

did they deliberately add surface noise?
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:41am Joe McG:

@bob: You know, Neil. He grouses about fidelity for 10 years and then records something in a phonobooth!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 11:41am Cecile:

yes yair, please be safe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:41am adrian in mpls:

@common - i'm with ya.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:42am bobdoesthings:

@Joe... true.. but is that file lossless?!!?
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:42am Joe McG:

@bob: Ha ha!
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:43am rw:

Imagine how lo-fi that song would sound in hi-fi
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:43am Marcel M:

The pono thing is bizarre
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:43am Brian in UK:

The name for a start.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:46am bobdoesthings:

@brian .. yeah 'pono' sounds like a word teenagers make for n00bs in a video game... or a slang word for "hellll no" PONO!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 11:46am common:

@adrian: just teared up at work. Hee hee. I'm a sap sometimes.
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:50am Brendan:

This is good music to watch a leaf floating in a stream to.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:51am adrian in mpls:

@common - glad to know i'm not the only one. it's a good thing i sit in the corner. for those lows. but also those highs - when bryce played marble sheep a month or two ago i was losing my shit, spazzing out.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 7/24/14 11:51am DCE:

oh, missed the Jodorowsky piece...just saw Dance of Reality on Saturday!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:52am Brian in UK:

Hey common let it go there must be a reason.

JOE you have excelled yourself.
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:52am Yair Yona:

@Joe - well, it's war. again. we're used to it. I'm safe but I've got daily sirens and running for shelters. Still, my condition is gazillion times better than the people in Gaza. They are the ones who truly suffer here. If you want, I wrote this, you might find it interesting: www.yairyona.net...

peace on us all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:52am Guido from Cologne:

Time to say "thank you for the music, Joe!":
Thank you for the music, Joe!
Loved it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:53am Brian in UK:

@yair keep your head down, brother.
     Thu. 7/24/14 11:53am 12539:

Wonderful sets today, Joe. Thanks.
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:53am rw:

Yes. Excellent (as always) show!!
Nice sad sequence there at the end!
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:54am listener mark:

Thank you Joe, smooth morning music for a pleasant Thursday morning.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:55am bobdoesthings:

oh man it's noon already, great show Joe!!
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:55am rw:

YY: stay safe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 7/24/14 11:55am adrian in mpls:

thanks Joe!!!!
Avatar    Thu. 7/24/14 11:56am duke:

You outdid yourself this week Joe
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:56am Yair Yona:

@Brian, @rw @cecil - I'm really fine, it's totally safe for me here. some sirens and some rockets in the sky but I'm not in danger
Avatar Thu. 7/24/14 11:56am Joe McG:

Thanks for listening, everyone! Have a great weekend!
  Thu. 7/24/14 11:59am Brendan:

Ty joe
  Thu. 7/24/14 3:25pm John W.:

That set of 30s tunes was a delight! It put me in a good mood too. Thanks!
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