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Playlist for 17 September 2015 Options | Another green room

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Artist Song Album Label Images Approx. start time
Diana Thater  Moss Green Room   Options (statements)   
raymond scott  b.c. 1675   Options manhattan research inc  basta    0:00:01 ()
sun ra  tiny pyramids   Options angels and demons at play  evidence 
0:02:59 ()
orchestra ethiopia  besetchet   Options ethiopiques 23: orchestra ethiopia  buda musique    0:06:34 ()
julie driscoll, brian auger & the trinity  all blues   Options street noise  atco 
0:09:25 ()
oscar brown jr  excuse me for living   Options between heaven and hell  columbia    0:15:00 ()
john evans and the big band  groovin' high   Options cool percussion  directional sound 
0:17:41 ()
paolo conte  happy feet   Options best of  nonesuch    0:20:03 ()
Music behind DJ:
bunny kick   Options uh-oh!  asphodel 
0:23:22 ()
gus viseur et l'orchestre victor  whispering   Options 100 accordion jazz classics (various artists)      0:27:55 ()
helge schneider and the firefuckers  whispering   Options eiersalat in rock   
0:30:07 ()
cornelius  new music machine   Options fantasma  matador    0:32:30 ()
brian eno  sky saw   Options another green world  eg 
0:35:42 ()
the lovin' spoonful  lovin' you   Options hums of the lovin' spoonful  kama sutra    0:38:53 ()
linda lewis  the same song   Options say no more  reprise 
0:41:16 ()
sly and the family stone  time for livin'   Options small talk  epic    0:44:52 ()
stereolab  freestyle dumping   Options rough trade shops electronic 01 (various artists)  rough trade 
0:47:55 ()
Music behind DJ:
so what   Options kind of bloop: an 8-bit tribute to miles davis' kind of blue      0:51:44 ()
the farmer boys  yearning, burning heart   Options hillbilly music... thank god!  bug    0:58:06 ()
joey heatherton  live and learn (originally mca 7-inch single)   Options the joey heatherton album (bonus track)  mgm; hip-o 
1:00:18 ()
the deadly nightshade  high flying woman   Options the deadly nightshade  phantom    1:02:19 ()
umahlathini nabo  ohude manikiniki   Options the indestructible beat of soweto (various artists)  shanachie    1:05:43 ()
carter burwell  raising ukuleles, from raising arizona   Options raising arizona/blood simple (soundtracks)  varèse sarabande 
1:09:25 ()
carter burwell  shopping arizona, from raising arizona   Options raising arizona/blood simple (soundtrack)  varèse sarabande    1:12:33 ()
mexican institute of sound  mirando a las muchachas   Options méjico máxico  nacional    1:15:03 ()
zombies  leave me be   Options 7-inch single (b-side of tell her no)  parrot 
1:19:35 ()
Music behind DJ:
las comadrejas 
oaxacatelas   Options we are ugly, but we have the music  comad    1:21:38 ()
tony mottola and the quad guitars  all the things you are   Options tony mottola and the quad guitars  project 3    1:26:10 ()
stravinsky  the owl and the pussycat (adrienne albert, soprano)   Options recent stravinsky  columbia 
1:28:54 ()
sister mary bernadette  climb every mountain   Options sister sings of many things  silver crest    1:31:29 ()
the freddy mcguire show (anne mcguire and wobbly)  the fish song   Options over the edge, hosted by don joyce, 18 november 1999  kpfa    1:34:33 ()
malouma  nebrine   Options nour  marabi 
1:39:02 ()
can  full moon on the highway   Options landed  mute / spoon    1:43:43 ()
charlie parker  bird of paradise   Options yardbird suite: the ultimate charlie parker collection  rhino    1:47:12 ()
Music behind DJ:
the seaford high school stage band 
last dance   Options shs stage band album, 1980, joseph manso, director   
1:50:22 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 10:43am Uncle Michael:

Is this another green world?
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 11:00am Charlie:

Indeed it is.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 11:28am Artie Haywire:

My white balance needs adjustment (again).
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 11:31am Charlie:

I'm constantly adjusting my white balance.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 11:39am Uncle Michael:

Charlie knows that it's not easy being green.
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 11:40am Charlie:

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 12:01pm thatpatsmith:

Hi, hi, hi, Cholly!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 12:02pm doctorjazz:

Hi all! Green nothingness!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:02pm βrian:

Greetings from the isthmus. Blue skies over green waters.
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:07pm Sarah N:

Tuning in from the land of tea with bowl of mung in hand, yeah!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:08pm Sarah N:

Mung beans are GREEN :D
  Thu. 9/17/15 12:12pm frenchee:

Charlie! I automatically flipped to the DrummerSome stream after Joe McG's show this week....on MONDAY. ooops. So I'm ready for greening.
  Thu. 9/17/15 12:13pm frenchee:

bonus points, though, Joe B follows Joe McG. on Mondays now. That's a lot of Joe
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 12:13pm Mayuko:

Hello, Charlie and everyone! Today nobody's at the office yet here so I can listen to your show now!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:14pm ndbob:

afternoon Charlie and everyone!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:18pm Charlie:

hello everybody! very happy you are all here. and I am happy to be on 'air' -- i am having some browser problems and so might not be able to comment very much, but will do what i can! please have a snack and talk amongst yourselves.
  Thu. 9/17/15 12:19pm jan:

Charlie- Sounding Great!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 12:24pm Mike East:

yum, wasabi green peas. Thanks for the snacks, Charlie.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 12:27pm mauri:

you're having difficulties cause you were soo busy doing nothin!
Heya Charlie!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:28pm bobdoesthings:

good afternoon
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 12:30pm Uncle Michael:

hoppy fit
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 12:35pm Uncle Michael:

Whispering Jack Smith shouts when he wants to, too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 12:36pm doctorjazz:

Love that jazz accordion!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 12:38pm Uncle Michael:

This is the best thing ever.
  Thu. 9/17/15 12:44pm frenchee:

oh Eno, oh yes
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:45pm still b/p:

Just in time.
'Scuse me while I saw the sky.
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:51pm Charlie:

hi uncle michael, artie, thatpat, drjazz, βrian, sarah, frenchee, mayuko, ndbob, jan, mike east, mauri, bobdoes, still b/p
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:54pm Charlie:

sarah n: land of tea + mung beans -- you must be in china :)
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:55pm Peter Nelson:

Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:55pm Sarah N:

Mung Dynasty
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 12:56pm Carmichael:

Stereolab! I envy those of you able to do nothing. Heya Charlie.
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:58pm bobdoesthings:

whoaaaaaa cooooool.
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:59pm bobdoesthings:

Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 12:59pm bobdoesthings:

oh wait.. haha nevermind me, ugh miles..
  Thu. 9/17/15 1:01pm frenchee:

I was waiting for Cholly to say BLEEP!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:03pm bobdoesthings:

@charlie - I got you covered for skoglund.. - media.mutualart.com...
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:03pm bobdoesthings:

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 1:03pm Dominick:

Amanda Nazario'a article on John Sebastian & The Lovin' Spoonful
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 1:03pm Mayuko:

oh wow. that's so so so nice of you. thank you, Charlie!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 1:08pm People Like Us:

Herro Charlie, just logged in to say we're listening and enjoying your show :))
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:11pm Charlie:

hi peter, haha!; carmichael, dominick, people like you!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:13pm Charlie:

thanks, dominick for providing the link!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 1:18pm Carmichael:

Boy this GTDS link just keeps crapping out on my iPhone. Grrr!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:18pm Kurt Gottschalk:

ok, that deadly nightshade track was amazing and this umalathini song i haven't heard in eighty years"
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:20pm Charlie:

that's why i played it, kurt ;)
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:20pm northguineahills:

The Dept of Environmental Protection (NYC) thought 1:30am would be a good time to jackhammer outside my window to repair a manhole. They weren't finished until almost 4 am. At least I had a good excuse for insomnia last night.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 1:23pm Mister Dobalina:

This is a very cool sound. THanks!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:23pm Charlie:

ngh -- that's not insomnia, that's torture
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:24pm Charlie:

heya, mister dobalina. if you're mister bob dobalina, that makes you the third bob here.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 1:27pm Mister Dobalina:

I am the one and only Bob Dob, nice to be in the top 3!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:32pm bobdoesthings:

no room for anymore bobs here.. sorry.
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:32pm βrian:

comadreja = weasel.
We have one of those for a governor. No music, though.
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:33pm Kurt Gottschalk:

it IS one of the greatest comps of all times, but one of the greatest comp _titles_ is "the unpronouncable beat of sarajevo."
  Thu. 9/17/15 1:37pm βrian:

That is a great title. Reminds me of when the Onion claimed the U.S. was planning to air-drop vowels into war-torn Serbia.
  Thu. 9/17/15 1:37pm KevinfromBayRidge:

Hello fellow Nothing Doers. Nice to hear Deadly Nightshade for the first time in millenniums. Since the backyards been gettin a little brown, I appreciate the help with greening, Charlie.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 1:37pm Mike East:

I have a lovely board book of the owl and the pussycat from when I was a kid. All the pictures are photos of dioramas, essentially
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:38pm Kurt Gottschalk:

βrian, HA!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 1:38pm Mike East:

never heard this tune, but its actually pretty close to how I sing it to my daughter
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:39pm still b/p:

The hills aren't sure they want to be alive just now...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 1:39pm Carmichael:

They don't make nun names like that anymore.
  Thu. 9/17/15 1:41pm frenchee:

Sister B. sings exactly like my 4th gr. homeroom teacher, Mrs. Bayt, RIP, you tuneless toneless wonder!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 1:41pm People Like Us:

Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:42pm βrian:

The Sound of Mucus. A classic.
  Thu. 9/17/15 1:48pm ?:

Good afternoon all! Busy doing nothing special.
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:48pm Charlie:

we've got plenty of bobs, but do we have any weaves? any extensions? any waves? what am i talking about?
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:49pm βrian:

First Malouma for this listener. I will follow up. Thanks.
  Thu. 9/17/15 1:51pm testingwithfire:

I like it that the comment editor supplies a question mark if you forget to fill in a name... append a link to "96 tears" and it would be perfect
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:56pm Charlie:

hello, testing with wifi
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 1:57pm ndbob:

excellent show Charlie!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 2:00pm bobdoesthings:

I think most folks say "blaw-velt" fwiw
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 2:00pm northguineahills:

huh, I have that Tony Mottola album, not sure how that happened, probably for the cover. Thanks, Charlie!
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 2:00pm bobdoesthings:

thanks charlie
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 9/17/15 2:00pm Mayuko:

Glad to tune in live! Thank you Charlie.
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 2:03pm Charlie:

thanks all for tuning in :)
  Thu. 9/17/15 3:51pm Santos L Halper:

Any predictions on how Loki will do as Hank? Haven't seen a trailer yet...
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 3:58pm Charlie:

had to look that one up, santos halper! tom hiddleston as hank williams? i'm not familiar with the actor, so it's kind of hard for me to say...
Avatar Thu. 9/17/15 10:43pm Charlie:

hey, bobdoesthings, thanks for the links to the pix by Sandy Skoglund (green room with blue dogs)! many great pix on her site: www.sandyskoglund.com
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