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A pennant-winning battery of songland. Ongoing feature: Single File, a half-hour of randomly selected small records with big holes.

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Options November 21, 2016: A Show from Under the Floorboards

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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments New Approx. start time
The Moody Blues  Departure / Ride My See-Saw   Options In Search of the Lost Chord  Deram  1968  LP      0:00:00 ()
Belle and Sebastian  If You're Feeling Sinister   Options If You're Feeling Sinister  The Enclave  1997  CD  Released 11/18/96...20 years ago!    0:08:03 ()
Van Morrison  Astral Weeks   Options Astral Weeks  Warner Bros.  1968  LP      0:13:00 ()
Surface to Air Missive  Ascent to a V   Options A V  Leaving  2016  CD    *   0:20:00 ()
Gordon Giltrap  Lady Jae   Options A Testament of Time  Decca  1971  LP      0:21:55 ()
Fotheringay  Late November   Options Nothing More: The Collected Fotheringay  Universal-Island  2015  CD  From 1970    0:25:58 ()
Shirley Collins  Cruel Lincoln   Options Lodestar  Domino  2016  CD  yes, a NEW Shirley Collins album  *   0:30:25 ()
Sandstone  Bright Morning   Options Can You Mend a Silver Thread?  Lion Productions  2011  CD  From 1971    0:33:50 ()
Nouvelle Vague  No One Receiving   Options I Could Be Happy  Kwaidan  2016  CD    *   0:37:48 ()
Pink Floyd  Green Is the Colour / Careful with That Axe, Eugene   Options Cre/ation: The Early Years 1967-1972  Pink Floyd  2016  CD  BBC session 1969  *   0:41:02 ()
Lincoln Mayorga and Distinguished Colleagues  Peace Train   Options The Missing Linc (Volume II)  Sheffield Labs  1974  LP      0:47:51 ()
Cat Stevens  Tuesday's Dead   Options Teaser and the Firecat  Island  1971  LP      0:50:47 ()
 
The Olympians  Europa and the Bull   Options The Olympians  Daptone  2016  CD    *   1:04:02 ()
Lee Fields and the Expressions  Never Be Another You   Options Special Night  Big Crown  2016  CD    *   1:06:33 ()
Sandra Phillips  I Need You Back Home   Options Super Duper Love: Mainstream Hits & Rarities 1973-76  Kent Soul  2016  CD  From 1975  *   1:10:47 ()
Rozetta Johnson  (I Like Making That) Early Morning Love   Options A Woman's Way: The Complete Rozetta Johnson 1963-1975  Kent Soul  2016  CD  Also from 1975, a golden year  *   1:14:03 ()
George McCrae  Rock Your Baby   Options Rock Your Baby  T.K.  1974  LP      1:16:35 ()
Sharon Jones  Hook and Sling Meets the Funky Superfly (Part 1)   Options The Desco Funk 45' Collection  Desco  1998  CD      1:22:49 ()
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings featuring Lee Fields  Stranded in Your Love   Options Naturally  Daptone  2005  CD      1:25:45 ()
 
 
Single File: a pack of 45s running in any kind of order
William DeVaughn  Be Thankful for What You Got (Part 1)   Options single  Roxbury  1974  45  Happy thanksgiving    1:37:34 ()
Vanilla Fudge  Take Me for a Little While   Options single  Atco  1968  45      1:40:20 ()
Gloria Dennis  See If I Care   Options single  Rust  1963  45      1:43:36 ()
Jim Ed Brown and Helen Cornelius  I Don't Want to Have to Marry You   Options single  RCA  1976  45      1:46:13 ()
"Spider" John Koerner and Willie Murphy  Magazine Lady   Options single  Elektra  1969  45      1:49:13 ()
Magazine  A Song from Under the Floorboards   Options single  Virgin  1980  45      1:52:03 ()
T. Rex  Sitting Here   Options single  T. Rex/ EMI  1973  45      1:55:53 ()
Prince  Horny Toad   Options single  Warner Bros.  1982  45      1:58:11 ()
Lonnie Mack  Highway 56   Options single  Roulette  1975  45      2:00:23 ()
 
Jonathan Richman & Tommy Larkins  People Are Disgusting   Options single  Blue Arrow  2016  MP3    *   2:14:31 ()
Mose Allison  Jus Like Livin'   Options I'm Not Talkin': The Song Stylings of Mose Allison, 1951-1971  BGP / Ace  2016  CD  From 1968; R.I.P.  *   2:17:38 ()
The Roy Meriwether Trio  Screwdriver   Options Soup & Onions / Soul Cookin' by the Roy Meriwether Trio  Columbia  1966  LP      2:19:32 ()
Coleman Hawkins  Juicy Fruit   Options The Hawk Flies High  Riverside  1982  LP  From 1957    2:24:38 ()
Nat King Cole  Aquellos Ojos Verdes   Options In the Mood for Love - Original Soundtrack from the Motion Picture  OmTown  2000  CD  From 1959    2:35:19 ()
Spaceheads  Machine Molle   Options Laughing Water  Electric Brass  2016  CD    *   2:37:27 ()
Elder Ones  Treta-Yuga (excerpt)   Options Holy Science  Northern Spy  2016  CD    *   2:41:20 ()
Yair Yona  Early in the Morning   Options Sword  Yair Yona  2016  CD    *   2:46:33 ()
Norberto Lobo  Anona   Options Muxama  Three:Four  2016  CD    *   2:48:29 ()
Bridget St. John  Downderry Daze   Options Fly High: A Collection of Album Highlights, Singles and B-Sides, Demos, Live Recordings, Sessions and Interviews  Cherry Red  2016  CD  live on French TV  *   2:51:33 ()
Roy Orbison  It's Over   Options The Very Best of Roy Orbison  Monument  1966  LP  From 1964    2:55:14 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:04am Bronwyn Bishop:

good morning joe and everybody
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:04am V Priceless:

Good morning, Joe! Woo!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:05am Guido from Cologne:

Good morning Joe and people!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:05am doctorjazz:

Man, Do I remember this! Was on NY FM radio when WABC FM was king!
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:06am Rev. Turnip Druid:

friends.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:06am MD:

When PIX was Punk?!?!?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:06am Ken From Hyde Park:

Heyo! I love this song!
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:07am Rev. Turnip Druid:

A fine Bongwater cover from these Moody Blues people.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:07am MD:

Good Morning Freeform Nation..Viva la Resistance!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 9:08am Goyim in the AM:

Currently doing that hippy dance where you go up and down while waving your hands in front of your face. Is there a name for that dance?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 9:09am northguineahills:

I haven't listened to If you're feeling sinister in 16 years, yet, I could tell what song it was by the kids voices in opening seconds...
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:11am Jess:

Election reference?
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:12am Joe McG:

See a minister like the Rev. Druid. Good morning, everyone, I hope your Monday isn't isn't gray today.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:14am Cheri Pi:

Morning forks!
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:14am sugarwolf:

Helllooo
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:15am pantz:

Good morning. I visited the George Jones museum over the weekend, so I decided to come in late, stick around for 2 or 3 songs and leave early. Also, I'm drunk as hell.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:15am steveo:

"Hilary walked to her death because she couldn't think of anything to say

Everybody thought that she was boring, so they never listened anyway" -B&S
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:15am KP:

Hello from gloomy Gotham
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:16am Joe McG:

@pantz: Ha ha!
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:19am Rev. Turnip Druid:

magnum PI.
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:19am James f:

mornin joe!
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:19am Pat Byrne:

Morning Joe. Great start.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:22am Joe McG:

Hey, Pat! Hey James! Gee, you guys are up early today!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:22am Brian in UK:

Hey Joe.

When the white eagle of the north is overhead. Make sure you have an umbrella.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:25am Cheri Pi:

PAPS!
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:28am James f:

the call of work waits for no man
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:28am James f:

mornin Pat, loved your Sharon Jones hour on saturday!
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:29am Joe McG:

Yes, nice work, Pat.
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:29am BrianFromMA:

Good morning all. Fotheringay, ooh love it. One of my favorite LPs of all time.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:30am Brian in UK:

Grey, has not stopped raining all weekend with winds up to eighty miles an hour. Still going on now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:30am Brian in UK:

@Goyim in the AM Think it was called idiot dancing over here. No offence.
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:31am BrianFromMA:

Whoa, new Shirley!!! How old is she now?
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:33am Joe McG:

@Brian: Born in 1935!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:33am Brian in UK:

Black Star starts the year Lodestar ends it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 9:34am northguineahills:

Wow, I didn't recognize Shirley's voice! I knew she was working on a new album, it's finally out!
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:35am Rev. Turnip Druid:

Good to hear a slice of Lodestar after all the coverage in Wire (cover feature last issue + extended review in the new one) ... nice.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 9:35am Ike:

It's been windy and grey here in NYC too, plus cold, matching our moods. What's on everyone's bucket list? I might see if I can get over to see the Alps in the next six months. Never been. Not sure if I can make that work, but I'm motivated now, seeing as we are quickly sliding towards that next Archduke Ferdinand moment, but now with nukes.
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:38am BrianFromMA:

#1 on my bucket list is retiring and getting Social Security before Paul Ryan shuts it down. Planning on Feb. 2017. Hopefully WWIII will hold off for a few more years ;)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:38am Brian in UK:

Where did bucket list originate?
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:38am Rev. Turnip Druid:

As for bucket list, Mrs. Druid and I are going to the Giger Bar in Switzerland to renew vows later. Biomorphs and black skeletal walls everywhere. Romantique, no?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:39am Brian in UK:

Another Vague World? If only.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:42am Joe McG:

@Rev: Sounds amazing! Alps, too, Ike.
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:43am Agent Peter:

Green IS the colour
  Mon. 11/21/16 9:44am fredr:

Good morning Joe! Beautiful version of Green is the colour. Is this from the new box set?
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:44am officina:

Ah...love this early Floyd. Thanks Joe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:45am Polyus:

Supposedly they are going to begin releasing some of the material from this box on individual discs. Some stuff here I really want.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:45am Uncle Michael:

I swear, this is the Calgon of radio.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:46am Brian in UK:

The BBC/Peel Sessions are a wonderful resource.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:46am steve:

hey all. Ike - cross country drive hitting every US pinball museum along the way! (there's ~10)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:46am Guido from Cologne:

Had WFMU to byu the box for $600 or what was the price?
Or were there promo-copies?
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:46am Joe McG:

@fredr: Yep! @officina: seems like a Moodies/Floyd/Denny kind of morning to me...but I'll move out of it. @Guido: This is just from the 2-CD promo version.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:47am Joe McG:

@steve: Dream trip.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:48am Brian in UK:

Remember John Peel playing Careful with that Axe, Eugene on Top Gear as a studio session. He said it was also called the Murderotic Woman.
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:49am Bronwyn Bishop:

my bucket list thing is going to hannibal, missouri and then driving the approximate journey than huck finn & jim take down the river. i was going to make a movie adaptation someday. that was back before i realized i'd be dead before my 25th birthday because of president-elect yam.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 9:49am Cecile:

this is 1,000,000 better without whatsisbutt's vocals on it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:50am Brian in UK:

Joe you are digging deep. Mr Mayorga used to play with Phil Ochs on his A&M records, songs like The Party.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:50am doctorjazz:

Someone is out there (who isn't an audio nerd) that has AND PLAYS a Sheffield Labs/Lincoln Mayroga record?
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:51am V Priceless:

whoa..Eno cover!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 9:51am Cecile:

Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:51am Brian in UK:

@doc they were far too expensive over here on import.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:52am melinda:

Great set, Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:53am doctorjazz:

And now, the voice of Islamic Terrorism, who does he really mean when he talks about Tuesday being dead...
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:55am V Priceless:

wow..is my stream dragging...just hearing Floyd now...odd. Anyone else?
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:56am βrian:

I'm hearing bed music.
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:56am V Priceless:

ok..had to re-lock and re-load
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:57am Brian in UK:

@V Priceless well it was recorded 45 years ago.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 9:57am βrian:

Bed music beneath blue skies. 22℉. First day wearing a coat.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 9:57am Cecile:

it's about right for now here in Mpls.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 9:57am Cecile:

I HATE CAT
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:59am Sem Chumbo:

Good morning, Joe, and those wearing the trappings of Clan McGasko.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 9:59am steveo:

I loved the cat cover, though. So rockin'.
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 9:59am Roberto:

I live near the Beacon Theatre. When Cat/Yusuf was playing there a few weeks ago, it was the longest line of people waiting to get in I've ever seen.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 9:59am Cecile:

seriously, 500 CDs? WOW
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 10:00am Bronwyn Bishop:

Lehigh Valley homeboys!!!
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:02am βrian:

Do you have the capri pants in sandstone?
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:06am Joe McG:

@Cecile: Actually, I think it's 550. @Bronwyn: And gals! Their lead singer is named Laurie.
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:10am Marcel M:

This Lee Fields is amazing, thanks Joe.
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:11am Brendan:

Hey Joe n y'all. Music pairs great with each season and this is no exception. Good to hear this coming in from the cold and wind.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:11am Joe McG:

Marcel! Wow, so many DJs in the house today, I feel happy about that!
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:11am Marcel M:

Love that verb
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:12am tallbuildings:

anyone else look at their phone during the intro to this track?
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:12am Brendan:

Soul warming soul
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:13am steveo:

woah she said bathing in the tub together
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:13am Brian in UK:

Is that her brother?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:13am Passaic River Blues:

Need that Lee Fields--so good.
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:13am Brendan:

On my way over
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:13am βrian:

Is talking to a rubber duck?
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:14am βrian:

Is *she* talking to a rubber duck?
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 10:14am V Priceless:

just in time for the holidays, a Hipster Nativity scene: dangerousminds.net...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 10:14am Parq:

< blushing >
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:14am Brendan:

Im pretty sure she's talkinnto me
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 10:15am Parq:

First Moonlight Sonatas played Aphrodite's Child's "Infinity", now this.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:15am Greg from ZONE 5:

Morning, Joe and all!
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 10:15am Sem Chumbo:

Well, sorta SFW, Joe:-D
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:15am steveo:

but you don't wear pajamas, Brendan
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:15am Joe McG:

@Sem: :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 10:16am Parq:

Steveo, apparently neither does he, since he left them at her house.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:16am doctorjazz:

Nice, this Rpzetta Johnson...have to say, didn't know about her, recently she seems to be all over FMU. (this reminds me of Rock Me Baby)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:17am doctorjazz:

And, speaking of the devil...
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:18am Brendan:

Its ok I think what she had in mind was an un-pajama party
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:19am BrianFromMA:

Rock Your Baby...the dawn of disco! Sounds better to me today than it did back then ;)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:20am pantz:

Did George have an Oedipal complex?
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:20am Joe McG:

@drjazz: We could probably do a chain of 'em!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:20am Uncle Michael:

Rock Your baby takes me right back to Old Lyme CT in the summer of '74.
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 10:21am Sem Chumbo:

Un-pajama party. Nice, @Brendan.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:22am doctorjazz:

Is that a plan or a threat, Joe???!!!
(sounds good to me, actually...)
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:22am Rarouse:

Seriously George McCrae is warming to the bone! Thanks Joe!
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 10:24am Bronwyn Bishop:

Sharon :(
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:24am BrianFromMA:

Damn, the news about Sharon Jones just killed me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 10:24am northguineahills:

Woah, a new-to-me Sharon Jones!
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:27am Brendan:

I know. The deaths keep coming. Its like the damn Plague has hit the music industry.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:27am Joe McG:

You bet, Rarouse! @drjazz: Not a plan or threat, but I'll think on it. :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:27am Passaic River Blues:

Need to hit the reset button on this god-awful year.
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 10:30am Bronwyn Bishop:

It was the weirdest year ever to graduate college and enter the Real World. I wanted to celebrate the rest of my life and now it's like...what is the rest of my life? 24/7 misery and not knowing if I'll make to 30? I know this sounds really selfish but it sucks that I didn't get to live any sort of an independent life before the world fell apart.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:32am Greg from ZONE 5:

Can't let it get you down, Bronwyn.
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:33am Brendan:

This bed music always reminds me of a slowed down Strokin'
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 10:33am Cecile:

she made it three years with pancreatic cancer. That is amazing. It usually kills you in 3 months.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 10:33am JP from KC:

I totally hear that, too, Brendan!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:34am steve:

haha so true Brendan!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:34am Greg from ZONE 5:

Saw Sharon open for Morris Day at BAM before I knew who she was. Nothing against The Time, who were great, but she blew them off the stage.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:35am steve:

i saw Sharon Jones play halftime at a Knicks game a few years ago! she was such a badass. RIP.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:36am Guido from Cologne:

Kent-Label is always top-notch!
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:37am Brendan:

Have.... you... ever... made .... love... in ... the .... back ...seat ...of ...an ...automobile?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:38am Brian in UK:

We are Joe...THANK YOU.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:38am βrian:

A buggy with a triangle in the back.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:38am Joe McG:

@brendan: I hope he's not next.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:40am steveo:

Looking at playlist search at wfmu.org...

Is there a way to get a list of "most played" tracks? Just curious.
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:40am James f:

how's your gangster lean in the Honda, joe?
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:40am Brendan:

I sure hope not
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:41am Joe McG:

@james: It'll be better once I have the diamond window installed.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:41am Brian in UK:

I see Lee Fields is playing London in January. Hmmm.

My bad-ass Toyota can play CDs & cassettes. Crazy but handy.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:41am doctorjazz:

Fudge!
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:43am Joe McG:

@Brian: He's great, Brian, go see him. There's also a doc about him, but I haven't seen it.
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:44am KP:

Island Park, LI's own
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:49am βrian:

Reminds me of "Marry me a little".
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:50am ?:

the "anti pre marital sex" anthem!
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:51am KP:

Snowing here; I can barely see the show
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:51am Joe McG:

Free love--because that's how God wants it.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:51am Dominick:

A Spider John & Willie 7"! Who woulda thought?
  Mon. 11/21/16 10:52am ?:

that's my kind of god!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:52am frozen_peas:

yes!
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:55am Joe McG:

"I got tired of counting all these blessings/And then I just got tired."
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 10:58am redkayak:

Sittin' here caterwauling....
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 10:58am βrian:

Nay, ya gotta show your receipts for love.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:01am pantz:

I think Bolan and Prince would've gotten along swimmingly. I'd like to think they're jamming together, trying to outdo one another in raunchiness.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:02am Joe McG:

@pantz: I wish that "Rock Dreams" artist was still around to paint them together.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:04am pantz:

I agree @Joe. That would be a keeper.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 11:05am Parq:

Joe, I was a huge Rock Dream fan. Years ago, in our building's used-book exchange, I found a French-language edition of it, released with the title "Bye Bye Baby, Baby Bye Bye".
  Mon. 11/21/16 11:07am james f:

I think the easier list to compile would be who didn't cash out this year
  Mon. 11/21/16 11:08am KP:

Reek?
  Mon. 11/21/16 11:14am Joe stalvey:

Up with people who are disgusting! Yes, an anthem for the era!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:15am pantz:

Maybe Jonathan Richman and Gloria Dennis had the same diction coach.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:16am steve:

i think my favorite part of the Jonathan Richman show was the anti cellphone song
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:16am Joe McG:

@pantz: Ha ha!
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:16am Joe McG:

@Parq: Jealous!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 11:17am Parq:

JoJo is right, of course.
  Mon. 11/21/16 11:18am joe:

you know what's disgusting? How damn hot it gets in Monty Hall when Jonathan Richman plays there. jeez
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:20am Joe McG:

@joe: I think I sweated off one of me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:21am frozen_peas:

Motels are bad but public transportation elevators are worse.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:26am Joe McG:

Howze about that trumpet note, friends!
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:26am Rarouse:

That's a heluva note...!
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:27am Joe McG:

Fella named Idrees Sulieman. I don't think related to the Sulieman that Neil Diamond sings about.
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 11:28am Rev. Turnip Druid:

duly noted!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:29am doctorjazz:

Great Hawk!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:30am doctorjazz:

As Phil Schapp would say, Hawkins was nicknamed "Bean", which started as Best and Only, shortened to B and O, then to "Bean". If you were wondering...
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:31am Joe McG:

Anybody know why they called Coleman Hawkins "Bean" when it's so obvious that he should be nicknamed "Hawk"? Eternal jazz puzzle.
  Mon. 11/21/16 11:31am Bill from rock Tavern:

Hey Joe . got the week off and enjoying your show in it's entirety. Thanks for playing my favorite Magazine song " a Song From Under The Floorboards, which I have on a 12" as well as the original LP
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:31am Joe McG:

Oh, you just answered me! Thanks, drjzz!
     Mon. 11/21/16 11:31am Listener Robert:

Why not just download & play from hard disc?
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 11:31am Bronwyn Bishop:

I love this whole jazz set, thanks Joe :D
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:32am Joe McG:

Hey Bill! Enjoy your week off, and thanks for making me part of it.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:33am Joe McG:

@Robert: DJs like to handle objects, but CD-Rs suck, as we all know. @Brownyn: I'm glad!
     Mon. 11/21/16 11:34am Listener Robert:

This song explains why my new housemate doesn't want my washcloth hanging on the grab bar over the tub, because he might accidentally touch it.
     Mon. 11/21/16 11:36am Listener Robert:

Joe McG, this is a serious question: Are there DJs there or at any station you know of who are strictly FJs (file jockeys)?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:37am Greg from ZONE 5:

Nat King Cole, all day every day.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:37am Joe McG:

@Robert: Yes, there are, but I won't out them. We'll probably all be there one day.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:37am βrian:

Love that muted horn yelp at the start.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:38am Joe McG:

@Greg: I should start playing him every week! Have you ever heard "After Midnight"? Amazing LP.
     Mon. 11/21/16 11:40am Listener Robert:

I know file jockeying can be done very fast, because I've heard bits recorded from someone who does prank calls using clips of Arnold Schwarzenegger, putting them on as dictated by context. He has to react quickly & memorize by name which files say what.
     Mon. 11/21/16 11:42am Listener Robert:

Either that or the whole bit is bogus, with the person supposedly on the other end of the line playing along and the whole thing edited.
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:43am Joe McG:

@Robert: It's great if you're adept at it. If I were doing a show from a computer program, I would've probably shuffled some things around in a different order in certain places, but I like the excitement of dealing with LPs and CDs.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:43am Greg from ZONE 5:

@Joe: I have! Solid gold.
     Mon. 11/21/16 11:45am Listener Robert:

I'm sure there are also ways to do mixing & fading digitally. But I wonder if anyone scratches digitally. ;-)
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:49am βrian:

I scratch with my digits all the time.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:50am Brian in UK:

Joe it is that tactile quality.
  Mon. 11/21/16 11:50am davefromtoronto:

man that's making me dizzy!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:51am steveo:

great show; thank you, Joe
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 11:55am mark r.:

Bridget sounds like she'd be a lot of fun to party with.
  Mon. 11/21/16 11:55am melinda:

Lovely B St J
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 11:55am annie:

i'll catch the show in the archive, joe, i had to indulge in the deliciousness of tolstoy read out loud. 4 stories. the glory of the spoken word....
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:56am Brian in UK:

No one quite like the BIG O.

Thanks, Joe.
  Mon. 11/21/16 11:57am Brendan:

It's almost over -WTH? Good kickin it w/ you cats. Stay warm!
Avatar Mon. 11/21/16 11:57am Joe McG:

Thanks, steveo! And thanks everyone for listening! Have a great Thanksgiving!
Avatar    Mon. 11/21/16 11:57am Sem Chumbo:

Thanks for the show, Joe. Til next time...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 11:57am Linda Lee:

hearing this man sing in person ~ just a few feet away ~ was an amazing, amazing experience.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 11/21/16 11:58am Linda Lee:

Happy Thanksgiving Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 11:58am Brian in UK:

@Brendan keep that mobile turned on. Never know when Sandra might call.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 11/21/16 12:01pm Greg from ZONE 5:

Thanks Joe—have a swell Turkey Day!
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