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Options July 13, 2015

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Artist Track Album Year Approx. start time
Debashish Bhattacharya  Roshni (The Light)   Options Slide Guitar Ragas From Dusk Till Dawn  2015  0:00:00 ()
Bill Withers  Use Me   Options Bill Withers Live At Carnegie Hall  1973  0:17:25 ()
The Band  Tears Of Rage (Alternate Take)   Options Capitol Rarities 1968-1977  2015  0:26:13 ()
James Brown  I Guess I'll Have To Cry, Cry, Cry   Options Say It Live and Loud: Live in Dallas 08.26.68  1998  0:31:38 ()
The Rolling Stones  Angie   Options The Brussels Affair  2015  0:35:50 ()
Spencer Moody And The Anzalones  Bird On A Wire   Options Spencer Moody + The Anzalones  2015  0:40:31 ()
Bill Orcutt  Tupac Tattoo (III)   Options Tupac Tattoo  2015  0:43:02 ()
Ricked Wicky  Map And Key   Options King Heavy Metal  2015  0:45:34 ()
 
Voodoom  Wisi Mang (Feat. Scapu Lox)   Options Voodoom  2015  0:59:01 ()
AFX  Serge Fenix Rendered 2   Options Orphaned Deejay Selek 2006-2008  2015  1:04:44 ()
Meat Beat Manifesto  Nocebo   Options 2.2  2015  1:08:03 ()
Czarface  Red Alert   Options Every Hero Needs A Villain  2015  1:13:29 ()
L'Engoulevent  Je Me Demande   Options L'Ile Ou Vivent Les Loups  1977  1:17:16 ()
The Flying Burrito Brothers  Cody, Cody   Options Burrito Deluxe  1970  1:20:57 ()
The Who  The Good's Gone   Options BBC Sessions  1999  1:23:44 ()
The Wedding Present  What Have I Said Now?   Options Saturnalia  2014  1:26:37 ()
Fogg  You Are Welcome   Options High Testament  2015  1:37:25 ()
Earthless  Come On (Let The Good Times Roll)   Options Electric Ladyland [Redux]  2015  1:40:46 ()
Bog Oak  Holy Mountain   Options Sleep's Holy Mountain: The CVLT Nation Sessions  2015  1:45:43 ()
 
Elder  Dead Roots Stirring   Options Dead Roots Stirring  2011  2:00:04 ()
Sol  And The Mouth Of Death Is Open   Options And The Mouth Of Time Is Open  2013  2:11:36 ()
Coffins  Stairway To Torment   Options Craving To Eternal Slumber  2015  2:19:01 ()
Hunchback  Chiaroscuro   Options Hunch EP  2015  2:23:25 ()
Aegrus  Devotion For The Devil   Options Devotion For The Devil  2015  2:28:38 ()
William English  Seaweed   Options Basic Human Error  2015  2:35:28 ()
The Marshall Tucker Band  Can't You See   Options The Marshall Tucker Band  1973  2:42:04 ()
The Doors  You're Lost Little Girl   Options Strange Days  1967  2:48:08 ()
Mazzy Star  Give You My Lovin' (Live at The Metro, Chicago, 11/12/1994)   Options Ghost Highway  2015  2:51:06 ()
 

Listener comments!

  Mon. 7/13/15 9:13am John Arthur:

I'm like really into this
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 9:18am Marcel M:

Morning
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 9:23am JakeGould:

Thirdsies!
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 9:23am Chris M.:

hey good morning. is this a holiday or something?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 9:26am Marcel M:

No, but I didn't move my van so I've been looking out the window to make sure I don't get a ticket. So its kind of like a holiday, right?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 9:27am Polyus:

Shaping up just swell here.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 9:28am bobdoesthings:

goodmorning.. boy am i dead..
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 9:30am Ken From Hyde Park:

Doing my part by listening today.
  Mon. 7/13/15 9:33am r i s k y:

I've been pretty emotional Chris, thanks for these tear jerkers!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 9:33am Artie Haywire:

All the time in the world, and everything's looking up.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 9:37am JakeGould:

@ChrisM: It is Bastille Day Eve, duh!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 9:43am bobdoesthings:

sweet! orcutt!
  Mon. 7/13/15 9:48am bill:

sure sounds like GBV
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 9:50am Greg from Bloomfield:

Morning, gang!
Avatar    Mon. 7/13/15 9:53am Opal:

morning! just tuned in for a ear massage
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 9:53am βrian:

Ach. Missed Bill Withers!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 9:58am sphere:

I know I know I know I know how you feel, Brian. :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 9:58am bobdoesthings:

awwww thanks chris.. I've been working out.
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 9:58am βrian:

Zank you, Doctor.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:07am steve:

nice! was hoping to hear some of this new aphex
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:09am fleep:

Greetings, humans.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:10am common:

hello
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:14am sphere:

hi fleep
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:15am JakeGould:

You ain’t got no celiac disease.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:15am Marcel M:

Hahhaha. That celiac line was amazing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:18am thedunkel:

nice set today!
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 10:18am Chris M.:

thanks @thedunkel!
  Mon. 7/13/15 10:23am P-90:

"Jolie...jolie...jolie..." Hi Chris, tip-top show today.
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 10:24am Chris M.:

thanks @P-90!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:27am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...the 'orrible WH♂
...weaker than the album version, actually...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:30am Greg from Bloomfield:

I hope this song is 43 mins long.
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 10:32am Chris M.:

@Greg from Bloomfield: i guess i could loop it for the rest of my show. let's put it to a vote.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:32am common:

goin into a trance
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:32am Marcel M:

Sounds good to me Chris/Greg
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 10:32am βrian:

Assenting to the loop-garou.
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 10:37am Chris M.:

if i only played one song you wouldn't get to hear all this other great music. this is why voting is stupid.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:39am Marcel M:

So true. I think it was Stalin said that, right?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:40am steve:

best loop would be a great FMA contest! like best few-seconds loop you can listen to on repeat for hours.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:41am Marcel M:

Kinda like Lets Build A Pussy. I think thats like a second or less clip spread to an hour
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:41am Mike East:

@steve - I like that idea
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:42am bobdoesthings:

DJ's should get to feel like dictators. DJ's dictate what shall be heard! "DJ Dictator and his Sonic Regime".. that'd be my fmu show.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:43am sphere:

My WFMU show would be named "The Inconvenience Store."
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:44am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Original by Earl King
- smokin' - they do the whole album huh?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:44am bobdoesthings:

I could even pretend my name is Richard Tator... call me dick though. Dick Tator.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:46am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

bob & sphere: great !
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 10:47am Chris M.:

everyone post the titles for your wfmu shows. mine would be Please Be Quiet, Caller. it would be a phone in show but there would be music blasting in the background so everyone would have to yell.
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 10:48am Chris M.:

@Revolution Rabbit Nov63: it's a comp
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:51am Greg from Bloomfield:

I often thought of doing a competitive show where 2 DJs square off in a song-for-song battle every week, and the commenters/callers vote for who wins. I don't have a name though. Maybe "BattleBots".
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:52am steve:

Three Hours of B Flat with Steve
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:52am Marcel M:

Sounds like the Clay vs Fabio battles a bit Greg. I like it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:53am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

I would play only comps & 'OverCompensating'
- so @ least I wouldn't be over-commenting...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:54am common:

mine would be called sound hole...play everything through delay
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:54am Greg from Bloomfield:

@Marcel: Just thought of that after I typed it! But my friends and I used to do it with mix tapes in college...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:55am Marcel M:

Mine would be Unimaginative Radio, and I'd play Top 40
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:56am Andrew Waterloo:

I wouldn't know how to play Top 40
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:56am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

When I was a little kid I made Vol.s of cassette tapes of collage of whatever - w/ covers & all - called 'The Everything That's Nothing to Anyone but Me Show' - so that...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:56am Greg from Bloomfield:

I would seriously listen to that, Marcel! If once a week I could get caught up on what's popular, WITHOUT commercials, I'd totally do it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 10:58am Marcel M:

@Greg: haha. I could probably just do it live from a Bodega with their speakers miked.
  Mon. 7/13/15 10:59am will:

This show is beyond archival! (L'Engoulevent?!) It is archaeological!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 10:59am Greg from Bloomfield:

NOW we're talking. Week 1: Live from the Willowbrook Mall. Week 2: Live from a gas station...
  Mon. 7/13/15 11:00am P-90:

Woah... That Bog Oak track was an eye-opener. Czarface was way cool too.
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:02am Chris M.:

Sleep's Holy Mountain one of the greatest metal albums of all time
Avatar    Mon. 7/13/15 11:02am Rev. Turnip Druid:

HOLY CRAP!
...........PEEPLE!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:02am bobdoesthings:

@chris m - I concur!
Avatar    Mon. 7/13/15 11:05am Cheyenne:

Ooo, is this bio-dome where you're broadcasting from today, Chris? It looks pretty snazzy.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:06am Greg from Bloomfield:

@Cheyenne: If you look closely you can see Pauly Shore cavorting about!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:08am common:

hee, greg
  Mon. 7/13/15 11:10am P-90:

@Marcel: Greg from Bloomfield is right, you really hit on something there: there really just might be a place on FMU for something like a one-hour show of actual Top Forty. A DJ with just the right touch could keep us up on what's actually popular, play what's at the top of the charts, and maybe contextualize by discussing some background on each artist, maybe play a previous track by same artist or a related track.
Call it "These Darned Kids Today...!" or something.
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:12am Chris M.:

@Cheyenne @Greg from Bloomfield: i just re-watched Bio-Dome a few weeks ago and let me tell you it is NO LAUGHING MATTER.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:14am Marcel M:

@P-90: I don't know if I could handle the burden of listening to it though.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:15am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

'Get Off My Lawn'
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:15am Greg from Bloomfield:

I actually think this could be a thing! Stashu did a Top 40 show recently and it was super great.
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:15am Chris M.:

@Marcel M @P-90: it does sound like a nightmare
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:16am Andrew Waterloo:

For mainstream what would be interesting is a <3 minute show. That covers 1 song, but mostly talks over it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:17am steve:

DJ Stashu and friends recently did a Top 40 countdown. it was good, and merciful, because mostly they'd stop the songs after like 30 seconds.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:17am Andrew Waterloo:

...and the commentary is all music-nerdy biography and industry related stuff.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:18am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...Nat Roe to just go off on them...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:19am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

'Not Your Daughter's Pop40'
Avatar    Mon. 7/13/15 11:20am Chris from DC:

Oh yes!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:20am fleep:

Security Blanket Radio - All Covers
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:21am Polyus:

The Jim Price show, with Detroit Tigers broadcaster and former player Jim Price. One minute to ramble or make up a song about the art of pitching - it would be every bit as avant garde and confusing as WFMU's Jim Price.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:23am fleep:

A call-out talk show, where I call people randomly instead of waiting around for them to call me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:25am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- yeah, cold-calling - w/ trashy local bands covering the current Top40 disgracefully. Cold Covers.
  Mon. 7/13/15 11:28am P-90:

"...the burden of listening to it" Hahaha!
Perfectly put, Marcel, I agree. In theory, though, like I said, a DJ with just the right sense of the audience she/he is breaking this bad news to, and the right, humorous way of trying to interpret its appeal and exploring how awful so much of it is and why, just might find the formula to pull it off. I heard Stashu's top forty show, and yeah, you can get away with just playing "excerpts" of some songs. Pseu Braun also deserves mention, on her Friday night show she would play some of the arguably "better" new songs, nestled amidst more "freeform-friendly" fare.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:29am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

'The Burden of Listening' - w/ Nat Roe - Bending everything...because...
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:31am MenfussMike:

what the hell is this guy bitchin' about?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:31am Andrew Waterloo:

It could be very humorous to have a bunch of 40 something culture-nerds trying to explain to other 40 something culture-nerds what their adolescent children are listening to, and trying to explain the appeal and relevance without being dismissive or snarky.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:34am fleep:

MenfussMike - Fjords. They hate 'em.
  Mon. 7/13/15 11:35am P-90:

Another approach might be to play some current "hot" tracks, each followed by one or more tracks that were at the top of the charts in the same week in another decade: the 50's, 60's, 70s, 80s. Invite listeners to cal and discuss why the older songs were so much less crappy, and whether rock/pop wil ever make a comeback. "The Decline and Fall of Top Forty".
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:36am MenfussMike:

Fleep...are you sure it's not Churches?
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:36am Chris M.:

9 more comments to 100
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:37am bobdoesthings:

that makes me.. 92?
Avatar    Mon. 7/13/15 11:37am Chris from DC:

Currently93
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:37am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

@P-90: *That* would be 'Get Off My Lawn'.
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:38am Chris M.:

www.meetup.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:38am fleep:

Churches and fjords. Also vindaloo that isn't hot enough.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:40am bobdoesthings:

hot 97
Avatar    Mon. 7/13/15 11:42am Chris from DC:

Good beat, easy to dance to. I give it a 98.
  Mon. 7/13/15 11:43am paula pc:

OH YES!!!!
  Mon. 7/13/15 11:43am P-90:

Anyone here going to the weenie roast meetup?

@RRN63: yep, "GOML" sums it up perfectly. Someone like like Scharpling, for instance, could make it work. Maybe a pointless observation, he could make most anything work...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:43am Ken From Hyde Park:

My show's name: Back Door to Nowhere.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:43am bobdoesthings:

p-90 wins!!
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:44am Chris M.:

@P-90 you win! 100th comment
  Mon. 7/13/15 11:44am paula pc:

i just heard this yesterday and was thinking about the Who-esque-ness of it for the first time (or vice versa)
  Mon. 7/13/15 11:44am P-100:

Mwah ha-ha-ha
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:46am doctorjazz:

Man, haven't heard this in soooo long, Southern Rock with flute!
Avatar    Mon. 7/13/15 11:47am Chris from DC:

I just favorited Marshal Tucker. It felt a little weird.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:48am paul b:

Curious. I woke up this morning with the song Amie by the Pure Prarrie League stuck in my head -- after breakfast I dialed it up on the YouTube. Which helpfully suggested I might want to listen to the Marshall Tucker Band next. This song in fact. Mmm good song I thought maybe later. It's always later than you think.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:48am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

@paula: Yes - Townshend deffo does 'Country' licks. That means this Southern band sounds like an English band doing Country Blues pastiche.
@Chris D.C.: I know but no Punk yet.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:50am bobdoesthings:

im hungry.. gonna get an early lunch.. thanks Chris! fun show as always.
  Mon. 7/13/15 11:52am paula pc:

@Revolution Rabbit Nov63 - exactly right, and that's so great!!!
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:53am Chris M.:

thanks everybody!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:54am fred:

I'm not interesting in top X, whatever the period. WFMU does a good job of keeping up with new bands. I love that because I can see them live in small venue (cheap ones too, that matters)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 7/13/15 11:56am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

There is/was some YouTube type show two Classical Brooklyn hipsters wryly analyzed Pop40 in technical musical terms...
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:57am βrian:

I'm sneaking over to the Drummer stream:
wfmu.org...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 7/13/15 11:57am Andrew Waterloo:

@fred, I tend to agree. my line on mainstream music has always been that it just doesn't interest me, and when it does I'm usually not aware that it's mainstream.
Avatar Mon. 7/13/15 11:58am Tome:

I'll pass on the sausage ..
  Mon. 7/13/15 11:59am P-90:

Thanks, Chris. This is one of those shows that's always good, and always seems to be getting better. Have a beach-blanket week for yourself!
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