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April 14, 2012 Options
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Options The Cherry Blossom Clinic with hostess Terre T

On WFMU (Info) | 91.1, 90.1, 91.9 FM & wfmu.org
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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   Options The Move. LP. (1968) 0:00:00 Pop‑up)  
JOEL RL PHELPS  Cherry Blossom Hours   Options Joel RL Phelps bio from 12XU 0:02:23 Pop‑up)  
THE IMPULSE INTERNATIONAL  Where Did the Girls Go?   Options s/t. Puta!. 10". (2010) 0:04:39 Pop‑up)  
THE HUSSY  Undefined   Options Weed Seizure. Tic Tac Totally. -NR 0:07:11 Pop‑up)  
LIGHTNING  (Under the Screaming Double) Eagle   Options 1968-1971. Arf! Arf!. CD. (2007) 0:09:48 Pop‑up)  
THE CLIQUE  We Didn't Kiss We Didn't Love But Now We Do   Options (v/a) Rubble, Vol. 10: Professor Jordan's Magic Sound Show. Falloout. CD. (2003) 1965 single 0:13:22 Pop‑up)  
NATION OF ULYSSES  You're My Miss Washington, D.C.   Options 13-Point Program To Destroy America. Dischord. CD. (1991) Featuring Ian from Chain and the Gang! 0:16:20 Pop‑up)  
FELT LETTERS  600,000 Bands   Options M'lady's. 7". (2009) Featuring Ian from Chain and the Gang! 0:18:26 Pop‑up)  
THE SUPER SNIPES  Aint No Nuthin'   Options How Do You Do? EP. Radio Wave. 7". (2009) With Dick Scum of Armitage Shanks and Bongo Debbie of Thee Headcoatees 0:22:20 Pop‑up)  
KENNY AND THE KASUALS  Journey to Tyme   Options Nothing Better to Do. Eva. LP. (1983) Late 60s recordings 0:24:17 Pop‑up)  
THE PENETRATORS  Baby, Dontcha Tell Me   Options Windian Records. 7". (2011) Reissue of 1979 single 0:26:28 Pop‑up)  
WARSAW PAKT  Even Money   Options Needle Time. Island. LP. (1977) Featuring Lucas Fox of Motorhead, Pink Fairies and the Deviants 0:29:17 Pop‑up)  
HUNGRY TIGER  Fee Fi Fo Fum   Options White Whale. 45. (1969) 0:31:23 Pop‑up)  
JIMMY JUKEBOX  Motor Boat   Options Chattahoochee. 7". Kim Fowley under a pseudonym, Reissue of 1973 single. -NR 0:33:32 Pop‑up)  
THE SPIVS  Men Don't Cry   Options (v/a) The World's Lousy With Ideas Vol. Nein. Almost Ready. 7". -NR 0:35:47 Pop‑up)  
G. GREEN  Funny Insurance   Options 12XU. 7". -NR 0:37:22 Pop‑up)  
TYVEK  Give It Up   Options Fast Metabolism. M'lady's. LP. Collection of early single and demos -NR 0:39:17 Pop‑up)  
GENTLEMEN JESSE AND HIS MEN  Word Gets Around   Options Leaving Atlanta. Douche Master. CD. -NR 0:41:28 Pop‑up)  
SNUKY TATE  New Time   Options (v/a) Break the Rules #8. Insekten. LP. (1997) Originally from 1979 single 0:43:33 Pop‑up)  
OUTTA PLACE  Don't Crowd Me   Options Monaural. Screaming Apple. LP. Reissue of 1983 LP -NR 0:46:25 Pop‑up)  
THE GOLDEN BOYS  Dirty Fingernails   Options Dirty Fingernails. 12XU. LP. -NR 0:48:50 Pop‑up)  
WARRIOR KIDS  Ceux Qu'on Oublie Jamais   Options Les Enfants De L'Espoir.... Katorga Works. LP. 30th Anniversary reissue of French skinhead band -NR 0:50:59 Pop‑up)  
THE FALL  No Bulbs   Options The Wonderful And Frightening World Of The Fall. Beggars Banquet. CD. (1984) 0:53:51 Pop‑up)  
CHAIN AND THE GANG Live on The Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU!

Ian F Svenonius - vocals
Katie Greer - vocals
Brett Lyman - guitar
Madison Farmer - bass
Fiona Campbell- drums

Session Engineer: Mike Sin

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CHAIN AND THE GANG's forthcoming album In Cool Blood will be available June 26th on K Records.

Also available:
Music's Not For Everyone LP (K Records)
"Cry, Cry, Cry Over You" b/w "Snakes On A Plane" 7" (K Records)
"(I've Got) Privilege" b/w "Detroit Music" 7" (K Records)
Down With Liberty . . . Up With Chains! LP (K Records)

TONIGHT, April 14, at Mercury Lounge (217 East Houston Street, NYC). 10:30 PM.
TOMORROW, April 15 - Brooklyn, NY @ Knitting Factory
April 16 - Pawtucket, RI @ Machines With Magnets
April 17 - Montreal, QC @ Il Motore
April 18 - Toronto, ON @ The Shop/Parts and Labour
April 19 - Cleveland, OH @ Happy Day
April 20 - Chicago, IL @ The Hideout
April 21 - St. Louis, MO @ Pig Shop
April 22 - Kansas City, MO @ Record Bar
April 23 - Denver, CO @ Hi Dive
April 24 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Kilby Court
April 26 - Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios

CHAIN AND THE GANG  Hunting for Love   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU!. 1:09:35 Pop‑up)  
CHAIN AND THE GANG  Certain Kinds of Trash   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU!.
1:11:42 Pop‑up)  
CHAIN AND THE GANG  Free Will   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU!. 1:15:33 Pop‑up)  
CHAIN AND THE GANG  Nuff Said   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU!.
1:18:28 Pop‑up)  
CHAIN AND THE GANG  Why Not?   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU!. 1:22:01 Pop‑up)  
CHAIN AND THE GANG  Livin' Rough   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU!.
1:24:54 Pop‑up)  
CHAIN AND THE GANG  For Practical Purposes (I Love You)   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU!. 1:29:00 Pop‑up)  
CHAIN AND THE GANG  Chat w/ Terre   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU!. 1:31:49 Pop‑up)  
MOUNT CARMEL  Swaggs   Options Real Women. Siltbreeze. CD. -NR 1:44:23 Pop‑up)  
STRANGE HAZE  Can You Hear the Dropping Pin?   Options self-released. 7". (2011) Formerly Whopping Crane. http://strangehaze.bandcamp.com/ 1:48:14 Pop‑up)  
THRA KHA BAND  Do You No Wrong Again   Options (v/a) Groove Club Vol. 2: Cambodia Rock Spectacular. Lion Productions. CD. (2010) 1:52:33 Pop‑up)  
DAVID KILGOUR & THE HEAVY EIGHTS  A Break in the Weather   Options Left By Soft. 12XU. LP. -NR 1:56:43 Pop‑up)  
NIKKI SUDDEN  The Otter Song   Options split w/ Dave Kusworth. Sunthunder. 7". Recorded 2003 -NR 1:58:51 Pop‑up)  
REIGNING SOUND  Shaw   Options Abdication... For Your Love. Scion A/V . CD. (2011) 2:03:01 Pop‑up)  
JOHN WESLEY COLEMAN III  Don't Waste My Time   Options The Last Donkey Show. Goner. CD. -NR 2:05:14 Pop‑up)  
IGGY POP  Loco Mosquito   Options Soldier. Arista. LP. (1980) 2:07:33 Pop‑up)  
GRASS ROOTS  Look Out Girl   Options Where Were You When I Needed You?. Rev-Ola. CD. Collection of late 60 singles 2:11:05 Pop‑up)  
THE WEEDS  Wheatfields   Options Flying Nun. 7". (1985) Members of the Bats, Straitjacket Fits, The Dead C and others 2:13:02 Pop‑up)  
TRONICS  Crush On You   Options Love Backed By Force. What's Your Rupture?. CD. Reissue of 1981 album. Performing live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic next week! -NR 2:25:55 Pop‑up)  
RADAR EYES  In Love   Options s/t. HoZac. CD. -NR 2:27:57 Pop‑up)  
CEREMONY  Community Service   Options Zoo. Matador. CD. Performing live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic in May! -NR 2:30:35 Pop‑up)  
TED LEO  Timorous Me   Options Live At Third Man. Third Man. LP. -NR 2:33:00 Pop‑up)  
LITERATURE  Rooney   Options Arab Spring. Square of Opposition. LP. Performing live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic next week! -NR 2:37:22 Pop‑up)  
ROYAL HEADACHE  Surprise   Options s/t. RIP Society. LP. (2011) US reissue on What's Your Rupture? coming out soon 2:39:19 Pop‑up)  
THE CHARADE  Faces   Options 1997 Demo.. Staten Island Mod Revival Group! Former members of Mudfoot, Sleeper/Serpico and Three Steps Up. Future members of the Realistics. 2:40:57 Pop‑up)  
VELVET MONKEYS  Drive In   Options Everything Is Right. Thick Syrup . CD. (2011) Reissue of 1981 cassette -NR 2:43:34 Pop‑up)  
ANGUS KHAN  Rock Fight   Options (v/a) Beat LA: A Benefit for Haiti. Narnack. CD. -NR 2:45:44 Pop‑up)  
TREMS  Make It Break It   Options 45. (1973) Formerly the Tremolos 2:48:29 Pop‑up)  
MIND SPIDERS  You Are Dead   Options Meltdown. Dirtnap. CD. -NR 2:52:47 Pop‑up)  

Listener comments!

  3:09pm hip-spain:

Hi T!!!
Thanx 4 being there - again!!!
  3:09pm Mark Watkins:

Hi again Terre - have a good one. (listening on-line in Reading, England!)
  3:11pm robert:

hello Terry,
glad to here your show again and again and again..

thanks a lot!
  3:12pm Barbara Get Hip:

Hey Terre, hope you got my promo package! and thanks for making my saturday afterday in the office more livable!!
  3:17pm robert:

well, I can listen to your show, I am here and you are there, I hear or listen to your show, sorry for the mistake.
  3:20pm jd:

I used to think that this chorus was "your mom is Washington, D.C."
  3:23pm JC:

The Ulysses Aesthetic lives on.
  3:28pm listener mark:

Hello Terre T
Hello everybody
  3:34pm Mark Watkins:

Felt Letters track = superb!!
  3:40pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

Soundin't great as ever!
  3:42pm hip:

  3:44pm eyenoise:

Ooh didn't know about that Tyvek comp. Cool. Good band.
  3:48pm eyenoise:

Hmm. That Tyvek release only has 2 more tracks than the d/l version I have...
  3:57pm eyenoise:

No Bulbs. Nice choice, Terre. You could play a different track by the Fall every show and never repeat!
  4:09pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

I meant "soundin' great as ever"!
  4:20pm hip:

prefer soundinT ;-)
  4:22pm Mark Watkins:

Really lovin' hearing Chain & The Gang play live!!
  4:24pm Nate the K:

Good stuff this Chain and the Gang.
  4:27pm Nate the K:

A command performance of "Living Rough"
  4:33pm sarah woodell:

Here's a swell photo I shot of Ian, stage diving, DC, circa 1984. http://www.flickr.com/photos/francesrust/195622209/
Thanks so much for having C&theG in studio!
  4:37pm manifesto:

A real treat--thanks to the band and to Terre.
  4:37pm jodi:

hello my people! xo Jodi
  4:45pm Ignore Function:

Chain and the Gang have earned their prison stripes.
  4:45pm Orange Blossom Dan:

Ha, it's a party studio.
  4:48pm Barbara Get Hip:

Nice outfit Terre! and great set Chain and the Gang!!
  4:51pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

Hey, I'm DJing soul with that singer from Strange Haze tonight. Grand Victory in Willilamsburg.
  4:53pm Marmalade kitty:

Hi TerreT, Jumpy & all!!!
  4:56pm Destroit:

big hello to Terre and everyone. And as I'm typing, in comes Marmalade!! :)
  4:56pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

Hello, Kitty.
  4:58pm Orange Blossom Dan:

@Jumpy: How is Big Sir doing? Were his indiana sessions fruitful?
  5:00pm Marmalade kitty:

Destroit! :)
  5:11pm UK's- steve:

Good evening everyone,greaat soundz
  5:11pm Perry:

Chain and the Hotties...
  5:14pm Midnight:

I love the Grass Roots. I think early on that had a PJ Proby connection.
  5:14pm Midnight:

  5:15pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

@Orange, he told me yes.
  5:16pm Bong Crosby:

The Weeds are smokin'!
  5:24pm tomB:

Can you hear the whopping crane? or Whooping Crane?
  5:25pm Orange Blossom Dan:

Whooping Crane stuff still out there, heck yes.
  5:32pm Waqas:

whooping cough :)
  5:34pm Waqas:

whooping cough crane

"Orange Blossom Dan" any relation to the Cherry Blossom Clinic?
  5:37pm Orange Blossom Dan:

I'm from Orange and a Dan....it's a kind of joke or pun.
  5:39pm Waqas:

can we listen to The Residents - Coochie Brake, or Talking Light tour? they are amazing <3
  5:41pm Waqas:

@Orange Blossom Dan oh cool i get it!
  5:52pm Ron:

Cherry Blossom Clinic rocking so hard and taking no prisoners! Thanks again for the great show, Terre T!!!
  6:04pm Xa:

Joel Phelps rules!

Super cool, Terre.
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