Bob Brainen's playlist February 4, 2017 E-mail Bob Brainen
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Artist Track Album / Format Year Comments Approx. start time Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience 0:00:00 ) Avett Brothers Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth) (MP3) * 2017 0:02:17 ) Richard Manuel Beautiful Thing (composing tape) A Musical History Of The Band (Boxed set) ca '68 / 2005 0:05:37 ) The Band Katie's Been Gone A Musical History Of The Band (CD box set) 1968 / 2007 0:07:18 ) Rockin' Berries The Water Is Over My Head In Town (CD) 1965 0:10:00 )
Some Music of John Wetton, R.I.P.
U.K. Nothing To Lose Danger Money (LP) 1978 0:13:31 ) Family My Friend The Sun Bandstand (CD) 1972 0:16:33 ) King Crimson Book Of Saturday Lark's Tongues In Aspic (CD) 1973 0:20:44 ) King Crimson Lament (edited) Starless And Bible Black (CD) 1974 0:23:56 ) Oregon Marguerite Winter Light (LP) 1974 0:25:36 ) James Blood Ulmer Light-Eyed Are You Glad to Be in America? (LP) 1981 0:29:35 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut"
0:30:19 ) Alison Statton and Spike A Greater Notion Tidal Blues (CD) 1994 0:43:45 ) Juana Molina Uh! Tres Cosas (CD) 2004 0:46:54 ) Bruce Langhorne Harry And Hannah The Hired Hand (CD) 1971 / 2004 OST 0:50:01 ) Tom Crean / Matt Robidoux Jaume 2 Blank Space (CD) * 2016 Thanks to B.T. 0:52:49 ) Batsumi Itumelung Next Stop...Soweto Vol. 3 (CD box set) 1974 / 2010 VAR
Thanks to Ed Bobinski
0:55:32 ) Music behind DJ:
"Bob Brainen's Soul 'n RnB tape"
0:59:25 ) NRBQ Ruby My Dear High Noon- A 50-Year Retrospective (CD box set) * 2012 / 2016 1:06:37 ) Sun Ra and His Arkestra A Call For All Demons Singles - The Definitive 45's Collection 1952–1991 (CD box set) * 1956 / 2016 1:11:42 ) Jacqueline Hyde & The Moonfolk Strange New World Tom Ardolino's Magic Jukebox 1:15:02 ) Georgie Fame & Allan Price John & Mary Fame & Price / Price & Fame - Together (CD) 1971 1:17:16 ) Colm Mac Con Iomare The Finnish Line And Now The Weather (CD-R) 2015 Thanks to Keith Spring 1:22:18 ) Smokey & His Sister Creators Of Rain Smokey & His Sister (CD) 1966 / 2007 1:25:27 ) P.J. O'Connell w/ NRBQ Better Get Up Happy Go Lucky (CD) 2002 1:27:22 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
1:29:22 ) Bo Diddley Limbo Roots Of Funk - Raw Soul, Rough Blues & All That Jazz (CD box set) 1959 / 2015 VAR 1:36:59 ) Codona ColemanWonder Codona (LP) 1979 1:40:36 ) Gary Lewis & The Playboys Sure Gonna Miss Her The Legendary Masters Series (CD) 1966 / 1990 1:43:39 ) Laneville-Johnson Union Brass Band Precious Lord, Hold My Hand* Baby Dodds - Talking And Drum Solos / Music From The South* (CD) 1954 / 2003 1:45:49 ) Phil Tucker Robot Monster (In 3D) Monster Movie Music, Vol. 3 (CD-R) 1953 VAR 1:48:15 ) Syd Dale Penthouse Suite The Sound Gallery Vol. 1 (CD) ? / 1995 1:53:58 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:01am annie:
a great adventure
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:03am Andy in Etobicoke:
Good morning, Bob and like minded Brainiacs
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:04am KevinfromBayRidge:
Morning, Bob,Annie & all. Great song. Great version
Sat. 2/4/17 9:04am SoCalDeb:
Good Saturday morning, Bob and FOB! Happy you are out there.
Sat. 2/4/17 9:07am Tidepoolbay:
Good morning Bob! Everyone!
Sat. 2/4/17 9:08am SoCalDeb:
Sat. 2/4/17 9:08am mauri:
Sat. 2/4/17 9:10am Tidepoolbay:
My friend is reading the Robbie Robinson Book. He says it is really good so far. That is next. Right now I'm reading the Johnny Marr Set The Boy Free.
Sat. 2/4/17 9:13am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
'Water' - ahead for '65.
Sat. 2/4/17 9:14am Stuart Rose:
Good morning, Bob, and all those who sail the good ship Brainen.
Sat. 2/4/17 9:15am melinda:
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:17am tadpoles:
Thanks Bob...I knew you'd have Family! Brilliant.
Sat. 2/4/17 9:18am Dennis Diken:
hey Bob! digging the show!
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:19am Scraps:
Hope for One More Red Nightmare
Sat. 2/4/17 9:20am Mark R:
Nice tribute to John Wetton...
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:21am Scraps:
Sat. 2/4/17 9:22am Jack:
I always thought John Wetton had a beautiful voice, love his singing.
Sat. 2/4/17 9:24am Mark R:
"Lament" is one of my all-time favorites! Maybe because my brother gave me this album for my 15th birthday.
Sat. 2/4/17 9:26am Kevin:
I will always think of STARLESS when I think of John Wetton. There is a great you tube vid. of old K.C. you should check out.
Sat. 2/4/17 9:26am Mark R:
"Winter Light" is another old fave--Bob, hearing this album on your show a couple years ago inspired me to re-acquire it. I think it's one of their best.
Sat. 2/4/17 9:26am Sullivan Ballou:
What is this...? The "lets play songs that sound like Pink Floyd show"?
Sat. 2/4/17 9:27am Mark R:
Well, Oregon certainly broke the spell, then, Sullivan
Sat. 2/4/17 9:27am Mark R:
Colin Walcott was a motherfucker.
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:33am WilliamfromDumont:
Morning Bob and all. Bob, the menu music on the Musical History DVD features a Garth Hudson publishing demo for Katie's Been Gone. Well worth checking out. John Wetton RIP.
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:35am Scraps:
Don't hear Olu Dara nearly enough
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:38am Sem Chumbo:
Hiya, Bob, and all. Sorry to have missed Richard Manuel.
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:43am Scraps:
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:46am Scraps:
God, I love all the Young Marble Giants parts, though I was initially disappointed that none of them were up to Colossal Youth. But that was truly perfect.
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:46am Listener Robert:
That "Light-eyed", unless I'm misaligned w the playlist, sounded a lot like a piece from "Jesus Christ, Superstar".
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:48am Listener Robert:
Not so much the tune, but the bass line.
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 9:53am tadpoles:
@Scraps... Agree.."Colossal Youth" will never date.
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 10:01am Listener Robert:
Darn, don't just leave us hanging, Reporter Brainen! Can't you describe the scene outside a little, please?
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 10:03am melinda:
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 10:03am Listener Robert:
Could someone at the station patch the security camera at the front door into Ustream, please?
Sat. 2/4/17 10:12am SmokinJ:
Swingin' set bb...
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 10:17am melinda:
I like Strange New World. Sounds like it belongs in a soundtrack somewhere.
Sat. 2/4/17 10:23am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
Yeah - & NRBQ's arrangement of Monk made it sound like incidental film music - like 'ThisBoy' in 'HardDay'sNight' or something - really nice. This 'Finnish Line' is just this side of PenguinCafeOrchestra...Wonderful corners of Music not always thot about - Thx for presenting them.
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 10:33am WilliamfromDumont:
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 10:33am Andy in Etobicoke:
Sat. 2/4/17 10:36am Stuart Rose:
Beat me to it, Andy.
But was she convicted?
And was she an almost affectless singer? Am I remembering correctly here?
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 10:37am annie:
this comments board for BB's show, i just sit back and read taking in all the knowledge..
♥ Sat. 2/4/17 10:38am Sem Chumbo:
@Stuart Rose: from wikithingy:
She has maintained a private profile since 1977, following her conviction for misdemeanor negligent homicide in connection with the death of her boyfriend, former Olympic skier Spider Sabich.
Sat. 2/4/17 10:45am SmokinJ:
GL & Playboys rule..
Sat. 2/4/17 10:47am davefromtoronto:
such a strange voice gary lewis had - hard to describe, strangely unmasculine and emotionless.
Sat. 2/4/17 10:48am Stuart Rose:
I think, though, I'll wait until I'm more awake before looking up an explanation of such a refined act as misdemeanor negligent homicide. Sounds like just the crime a leggy, affectless model-chanteuse would commit.
Sat. 2/4/17 10:52am SmokinJ:
I only saw Gary & PB once,about 72'or so. He blew my mind as I never knew he was such a decent guitarist. He was playing through two Fender Twins and I was right up front. Great show.
Sat. 2/4/17 10:54am SmokinJ:
With a Stratocaster of course!
Sat. 2/4/17 10:57am Douglas:
I saw Family with the Nice and Ten Years After at the Fillmore East,April 1969
Sat. 2/4/17 10:58am Tidepoolbay:
Bob, I have some Syd Dale albums.