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July 27, 2013: Guest: Drew DeNicola – director of the Big Star documentary “Nothing Can Hurt Me”
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|Artist||Track||Approx. start time|
|Nick Lowe||Christmas In The Airport||0:00:00 (Pop‑up)|
|Big Star||September Gurls (alt. mix)||0:05:47 (Pop‑up)|
|Sanford Clark||Where's The Door?||0:08:56 (Pop‑up)|
|Edwin Starr And Blinky||Oh How Happy||0:10:44 (Pop‑up)|
|Marcio Diniz||Mulata Dengosa?||0:13:22 (Pop‑up)|
|Rubinoos, The||Leave My Heart Alone||0:14:55 (Pop‑up)|
|Love||Walk Right In/I Will Always See Your Face||0:18:10 (Pop‑up)|
|Al Anderson||I Just Want To Have You Back Again||0:21:16 (Pop‑up)|
|Sam and Dave||Ain't That a Lot of Love||0:23:46 (Pop‑up)|
|Clash, The||Train In Vain||0:31:09 (Pop‑up)|
|Zookie and the Potentates||Bachelors Got It Made||0:34:05 (Pop‑up)|
|Guy Drake||The Marching Hippies||0:36:53 (Pop‑up)|
|Percy Sledge||Baby Help Me||0:39:21 (Pop‑up)|
|Big Star||When My Baby's Beside Me||0:41:57 (Pop‑up)|
|Drew DiNicola||Interview||0:52:16 (Pop‑up)|
|Big Star||Thirteen||1:00:01 (Pop‑up)|
|Boo Boo And Binky||Turn Around||1:03:18 (Pop‑up)|
|Roy Hall||See You Later Alligator||1:05:12 (Pop‑up)|
|Ruby and the Romantics||Hurting Each Other||1:08:20 (Pop‑up)|
|Milt Herth Trio||Bei Mir Bist Du Schon||1:11:06 (Pop‑up)|
|Dahlmanns, The||I Want You Around||1:13:51 (Pop‑up)|
|Los Shakers||Let Me Go||1:16:19 (Pop‑up)|
|Arthur Smith||Someone Left Another Young 'Un At Our House||1:18:30 (Pop‑up)|
|Little Johnny Taylor||Open House At My House||1:21:49 (Pop‑up)|
|Grace Denton||The Girls In Green||1:23:40 (Pop‑up)|
|Brian Wilson with Carl on lead vocals||Soul Searchin'||1:24:27 (Pop‑up)|
|Charlie Brown's Generation||Fast Retreatin Female||1:28:32 (Pop‑up)|
|Jerry Reed||Rockin' In Bagdad||1:30:39 (Pop‑up)|
|Vernon and Jewel||Since You Left Me All Alone||1:33:24 (Pop‑up)|
|Neil Young||Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere||1:35:51 (Pop‑up)|
|Jerry Goldsmith||Barnaby Jones||1:38:14 (Pop‑up)|
|Renee Martel||Un Certian Soir (The Night Before)||1:39:47 (Pop‑up)|
|Dillards, The||Don't You Cry||1:41:56 (Pop‑up)|
|Sly & The Family Stone||If You Want Me To Stay||1:43:42 (Pop‑up)|
|Alex Chilton||Come By Here||1:46:34 (Pop‑up)|
|Bruce Springsteen||The Girls In Their Summer Clothes||1:50:30 (Pop‑up)|
|A MINUTE WITH||SCOTT SCHINDER||1:56:15 (Pop‑up)|
|Nick Lowe||Christmas Can't Be Far Away||1:56:38 (Pop‑up)|
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CLICK HERE foe Q&A with Al Jardine
CLICK HERE to hear Gene Simmons say that Ace Frehley is a drugged racist with low self esteem who did nothing
CLICK HERE to see Malcolm Brickhouse & Jarad Dawkins sixth-grade metalheads from Flatbush, Brooklyn
CLICK HERE to hear David Letterman ask: "Are Those Your Drums?"
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CLICK HERE for a PDF of who plays what on Everly Brothers recordings.
CLICK HERE for How we made "You Really Got Me"!
CLICK HERE for another of the worst people in the world!
CLICK HERE for Left of the dial: Independent radio in the digital age which includes some video interviews with WFMU staff members!
CLICK HERE for another clip of The Rolling Stones being less then The Greatest Rock & Roll Band
CLICK HERE for a not quite right piece called "The Rising Cost of New Vinyl"
CLICK HERE for 10 of the all-time greatest disc jockeys - with audio clips of their chatter
CLICK HERE this train wreck is a great microcosm of what is wrong with the world.
CLICK HERE for Nina Simone: nutty but good.
CLICK HERE for a few actual kind hearted people who would like to give $1 million to each and every person in America but are unfortunately not all that good at math
CLICK HERE for a series of Beatles vocal harmony tutorials
CLICK HERE to read: KISS' Paul Stanley: 'I Don't Need The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame'
CLICK HERE to read: An Open Letter From a Bar Owner to Musicians!
CLICK HERE to read "Van Dyke Parks: 'I was victimised by Brian Wilson's buffoonery' ".
CLICK HERE to watch a video that proves: Andy Kaufman Lives!
CLICK HERE to see why Bob Lefsetz thinks the Stones' tour is a greedy failure, and how the band is clueless.
CLICK HERE to watch the entire Minutemen documentary "We Jam Econo"
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CLICK HERE for a nice piece on The Cowsills!
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CLICK HERE for more Jerry. the whole clip is crazy - but 2:13 in is really off the charts nuts.
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There's some controversy about the coin toss that decided who would get seats in the plane that crashed on February 3, 1959 and killed Buddy Holly, Richie Vallens & Big Bopper. CLICK HERE for "An open Letter & Challenge to Dion from Tommy Allsup" then CLICK HERE for Dion's version from "The Wanderer Talks Truth"
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CLICK HERE to read how Big Star's "September Gurls" was recorded at Ardent Studios
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CLICK HERE to read "The Beatles and the Art of the Tambourine"
CLICK HERE to read Carol Kaye review of "The Wrecking Crew: The Inside Story of Rock and Roll's Best-Kept Secret"
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CLICK HERE for seven minutes of David Bowie getting pissed off during interviews.
Apparently Bowie offered "Golden Years" to Elvis Presley - but The King declined. CLICK HERE former guest Stevie Riks nails the Elvis/Bowie duet version.
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