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December 20, 2008 Options
Boss Hog reunion X-mas
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Options The Cherry Blossom Clinic with hostess Terre T

On WFMU | 91.1, 90.1, 91.9 FM & wfmu.org
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Wednesday 6 - 8pm (EDT) | On WFMU's Rock'N'Soul Radio
Note: The music bed between sets is the william orbit remix of pierre henry's "psyche rock" taken from the 1997 album metamorphose -- messe pour le temps present featuring the music of pierre henry and michel colombier (FFRR/polygram 4562942).

The last column may have tons or NO info depending on how reliable my notes are. (I write up the set list as I play it)
Artist Title Album, Label, Format, Year, Notes (NR = New Release) Approx. start time
THE MOVE  cherry blossom clinic revisited   Options shazam, vinyl. Vinyl. (1968) 0:00:00 Pop‑up)  
THE FALL  (We Wish You) A Protein Christmas   Options (We Wish You) A Protein Christmas. Action Records. CD. (2003) 0:07:47 Pop‑up)  
EL VEZ  Feliz Navidad   Options Punk Rock Xmas. Rhino. CD. 0:11:38 Pop‑up)  
WILD BILLY CHILDISH & THE MUSICIANS OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE  Pete Townshend's Christmas   Options Christmas 1979. Damaged Goods. CD. (2007) 0:14:27 Pop‑up)  
YOBS  another christmas   Options the christmas album. Captain Oi!. CD. (2000) the boys in disguise--1980 classic reissue 0:16:56 Pop‑up)  
BOB RIVERS  jesus' birthday   Options 0:18:46 Pop‑up)  
BURNING BRIDES  Arctic Snow   Options fall of the plastic empire. CD. (2001) 0:21:11 Pop‑up)  
BANTAM ROOSTER  let's just f**k for Christmas   Options VA: Surprise Package the Collector's Edition. Flying Bomb. CD. 0:25:09 Pop‑up)  
ERGS  devo christmas   Options 0:26:54 Pop‑up)  
DESCENDENTS  Christmas Vacation   Options I Don't Want To Grow Up. SST Records. Vinyl. (1985) 0:29:08 Pop‑up)  
FRIGGS  Dig That Crazy Santa Claus   Options (2008) 0:40:10 Pop‑up)  
BABS GONZALES  be bop santa claus   Options Cool Whalin'. 0:42:23 Pop‑up)  
BELLRAYS  all I wanna do is shag for christmas   Options merry christmas from the bellrays. Cheap Lullaby. CD. (2006) www.thebellrays.com 0:45:36 Pop‑up)  
FLESHTONES  HOORAY FOR SANTA CLAUS   Options Stocking Stuffer. Yep Roc. CD. the Fleshtones are playing tonight at the Bell House in Brooklyn: 149 7th Street Brooklyn, NY 11215. Go see them live, you won't regret it! -NR 0:48:03 Pop‑up)  
LOST KIDS  Alive In the Snow   Options Belle Isle Is On Fire. GSL. CD. (2001) 0:49:56 Pop‑up)  
THE MEANS  (die hard) it's Xmas   Options 0:53:11 Pop‑up)  
  You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch   You're a Mean One, Mr Grinch. Mercury. CD. (1995) Sam the Snowman sez this is Thurl Ravenscroft, the voice of Tony the Tiger, singing! Thanks Sam, you're GRRREAT too 0:54:52 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
Christmas Again   Options 0:57:49 Pop‑up)  
GRANDADDY  alan parsons in a winter wonderland   Options V2 Records. CD. (2002) 1:08:00 Pop‑up)  
SPECTRUM  Santa Claus   Options Sympathy for the Record Industry. 7". (1992) 1:11:24 Pop‑up)  
TEENAGE FANCLUB  Star Sign   Options Bandwagonesque. dgc. (1991) 1:15:14 Pop‑up)  
WIZZARD  I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday   Options feat. Roy Wood 1:20:25 Pop‑up)  
THE DARKNESS  christmastime (don't let the bells end)   Options 1:23:56 Pop‑up)  
MONKEES  Riu Chiu   Options the monkees missing links v. 2. Rhino. CD. (1990) from their 1967 Christmas special--so sez Mike Sin-- never on an album 1:27:34 Pop‑up)  
MICHAEL LYNCH  Let It All Hang Out thas what Christmas is all about   Options myspace.com/michaellynchmusic 1:29:15 Pop‑up)  
DOORSLAMMER  father christmas   Options va: a vital gesture xmas. Vital Gesture. CD. (2001) 1:31:26 Pop‑up)  
WILD BILLY CHILDISH & THE MUSICIANS OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE  A Poundland Christmas   Options Christmas 1979. Damaged Goods. CD. (2007) 1:35:02 Pop‑up)  
YO LA TENGO  Rock N Roll Santa   Options Merry Christmas From Yo La Tengo. egon. CD. (2002) 1:37:09 Pop‑up)  
KENNE HIGHLAND & HIS VATICAN SEX KITTENS  can i please crawl down your chimney   Options va: Xmas Snertz. Gulcher Records. HOOSIER holiday music from a Gizmo! 1:40:23 Pop‑up)  
DEAD MOON  Christmas Rush   Options va: it's finally christmas. (1995) Tim Kerr 1:42:30 Pop‑up)  
TRALALA  everybody christmastime   Options falala-la-la with tralala. CD. (2005) 1:44:59 Pop‑up)  
BIBI FARBER WITH THE MICHAEL LYNCH ORCHESTRA  Gonna Ask Santa Claus!   Options 1:47:19 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
  norton. 7". 1:51:25 Pop‑up)  
Boss Hog live

engineers: Diane Farris & Stu Rutherford

Cristina Martinez, vocals
Jon Spencer, guitar, vox
Hollis Queens, drums
Jens Jurgensen, bass
Mark Boyce, keyboards
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  Trouble   Options 1:59:06 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  dedicated   Options 2:00:37 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  strawberry   Options 2:03:21 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  I Dig You   Options 2:05:12 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  Drive Me Crazy   Options 2:10:17 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  count me out   Options 2:12:54 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  sick   Options 2:15:15 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  saved   Options 2:18:31 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  sugar bunny   Options 2:23:29 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  Winn Coma   Options 2:27:16 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  Hustler   Options 2:27:53 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  Gerard   Options 2:29:50 Pop‑up)  
BOSS HOG LIVE ON THE CHERRY BLOSSOM CLINIC  Black Betty   Options 2:32:08 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
Christmas Again   Options 2:36:12 Pop‑up)  
GG ALLIN  gg allin's xmas song (partial)   Options 7". 2:37:17 Pop‑up)  
THE DAMNED  There Ain't No Sanity Claus   Options va: punk rock xmas. rhino. 2:38:33 Pop‑up)  
THE GREEDIES  A Merry Jingle   Options Phonogram. 7". featuring Steve Jones, Paul Cook, Scott Gorham Y Philip Lynott 2:40:57 Pop‑up)  
MICHAEL LYNCH  Little Psychotic Drummer Boy Counts To Five   Options (2005) RIP Sean Byrne, Count Five
we'll be saluting Sean in the future, stay tuned!
2:44:28 Pop‑up)  
ROCKI LANE & THE GROSS GROUP  happy hairy hippy santa claus   Options 1969 2:47:52 Pop‑up)  
LITTLE AUGIE RIOS  mamacita donde esta santa claus   Options TT's best good pick of all eternity for Navidad songs 2:50:27 Pop‑up)  
THE CHRISFITS  yuletide business   Options myspace.com/chrisfitsband 2:52:42 Pop‑up)  
SONICS  Don't Believe In Christmas   Options norton. 7". 1965 song reish 2:55:00 Pop‑up)  
THE REIGNING SOUND  That's All I Want   Options if christmas can't bring you home. Norton. 7". 2:56:34 Pop‑up)  
JON SPENCER  my christmas wish   Options Sub Pop. 7". (1992) 2:58:54 Pop‑up)  

Listener comments!

  3:25pm andrea (male):

happy xmas and new year
  3:27pm matteo:

great,cya from florence,cya vtx
  3:31pm paulthepostman:

Hi Terre T, sounding good here at 20.30
  3:37pm Samthesnowman:

Oh...Devo...I thought he was saying a "Tivo Christmas."
  3:39pm tombom:

to be fair, that makes about the same amount of sense
  3:53pm Mopar Larry:

much x-mess goodness from the radio. Be sure to play Jersey City mayor Jerriamiah Healys christmas CD...!
  3:57pm Samthesnowman:

The think the Bellrays have the right idea.
  4:04pm Samthesnowman:

It's Tony The Tiger!!!
  4:14pm Bob Piersanti:

Thanks for all the rock and roll joy! happy holidays from piersantistudios
  4:16pm Neal:

Long time listener from Washington D.C. checking in. Keep the Billy
Childish coming !
  4:27pm Terre T:

hEYA Happy and Merry Neal--will play more B. Childish 4 sure! And Piersanti--i adore u thanx for Xmas wishes! See u soon?- Sam The Snowman --did u mean Mr. Grinch vocalist is guy that does vox for Tony Tiger?! Cool Thanx. Yo Mopar -I LOVE U!!!
  4:31pm fred:

Thank YOU Bob for my fave T-shirt. That design of yours got me into more than a few interesting situations.
  4:47pm ~L:

Hi Terre!
You're playing my favorite YLT Xmas song!
  4:48pm mo:

i loved the alan parsons song
  4:48pm Neal:

Thanks so much Terry. Best Holiday Party this year ! Happy Holidays from all of us down in the District.
  4:50pm ross:

PLEASE give a shout out to my kids Eddie and Sophie...listen to you all the time on thee interweb in Markham, Il (i got your cd from the pledge drive!
  4:51pm Peter:

Hey Terre:
Thanks for playing Yo La Tengo's Rock-n-Roll Santa!!! The best christmas song ever!!!
  5:25pm Samthesnowman:

Hi Terre. Yes, the guy who sang "You're A Mean One Mister Grinch" is the same guy who voiced Tony The Tiger. Thurl Ravenscroft I think his name was. As Tony would say, The Cherry Blossom Clinic is GRRRRRRRRRRRREAT!!!!!!
  5:28pm jason:

man, boss hog is KILLING it. this is all I want for xmas!! thanks, terre!
  5:34pm frenchee:

thanks Samthesnowman, we just posted the info on the playlist. YOU ROCK
  5:41pm the grinch's dog max:

thank you for playing one of my favorite songs of all time!
  5:42pm Chris Eveley:

I love this! But had NO IDEA Boss Hog was Jon Spencer, wife and friends until just now. Color me amazed by this fact and the set, good show!
  5:45pm tim:

hot shit no doubt tim from philly
  5:49pm stephanie swan:

you put the sexy in christmas!!! XO
  10:38pm yarrhanna:

OMG, boss hog!!! how can i get an mp3 copy of this show???
  1:59pm Tim from Seattle:

Loved the Boss Hog set!! Great band.
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