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Cool and Strange Music, Ephemeral Media, Found Sounds, Private Press and Outsider Music.

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Options August 21, 2020: Lost Media Archive Fills in for Frame Duggy Louder as Friday's schedule transitions :)
DJing on the fly without preparation. I'll be playing random 45s and whatnot from boxes here. Many, I've never heard before. If I don't like it or it's a little dull, I'll take the needle off. ha

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Artist Track Album Format Comments Approx. start time
Dynamite Magazine  Disco Dynamite   Options (Paper Record Single)  Other    0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Connie and the Cones  I Love My Teddy Bear   Options   45    0:00:48 (Pop‑up)
Arctic Enterprises Inc.  I Believe in Movin'   Options   7"    0:05:28 (Pop‑up)
RCA Custom Records  Caprice Capers   Options   7"    0:07:42 (Pop‑up)
Unknown  Win a Trip to the 1990 Grammy Awards   Options   Flexi    0:10:53 (Pop‑up)
Parakeet PHrases  COme Up and See Me Some Time   Options Record No. 1      0:14:06 (Pop‑up)
Jackson Five  Paper REcord   Options From Some Cereal Box      0:15:57 (Pop‑up)
Captain Kangaroo  When I grow up   Options       0:18:58 (Pop‑up)
The Harpswell Sound   Music to Eat Lobster By   Options       0:22:35 (Pop‑up)
Dobie Gray  The "In" Crowd   Options       0:25:21 (Pop‑up)
Various  Music to Shave By   Options Paper Record      0:27:21 (Pop‑up)
Fairchild Astrionics Division  Your Future   Options   7"    0:30:55 (Pop‑up)
Dodge  music to Sell Dodges “Buy”   Options   7"    0:34:02 (Pop‑up)
Dee Mullins  Parking For Cheaters   Options   7"  No idea about this one  0:39:29 (Pop‑up)
AmeriVent  Music to Install Gas Vents By   Options       0:41:41 (Pop‑up)
Peter Pan Records  Learn About Good Manners   Options       0:45:27 (Pop‑up)
Dick Boyell  Music to Think By   Options   7"    0:47:18 (Pop‑up)
Schoolastic Records  Animal Talk Side 2   Options       0:50:00 (Pop‑up)
The Limeliters  The Crying Trees + two radio spot tracks   Options The Limeliters sing for Forest Fire Prevention      0:55:47 (Pop‑up)
Mitch Miller  Music to Sell More Spark Plugs By   Options Paper Record      1:00:25 (Pop‑up)
Mr. N Sings          1:02:38 (Pop‑up)
Dobie Gray   The In Crowd   Options Brought back For Linda :)      1:04:25 (Pop‑up)
Tammy Faye Bakker  (Jesus) You Light Up My Life   Options   7"    1:07:20 (Pop‑up)
Harry Fields Quintet  Invitation   Options Music for Cooking With Gas      1:11:04 (Pop‑up)
The Slightly Twisted Disapointer Sisters  No More Madonna   Options   7"    1:14:09 (Pop‑up)
Poopiehead  G-Force   Options     Don't know what speed this record is...  1:16:47 (Pop‑up)
A Charlie Record  Charlie's Tune   Options   7"    1:18:33 (Pop‑up)
Alan Beck/ Ken Nordine  WHAT IS A BOY?   Options Paper Record      1:22:39 (Pop‑up)
JC Penny  Bay-Hay Bee Doll   Options   7"    1:25:53 (Pop‑up)
Adam West  Miranda   Options       1:28:43 (Pop‑up)
The Archies  ?   Paper Record    Hopefully this Plays  1:31:39 (Pop‑up)
The Rock-afire Explosion (featuring Dook)  867-5309   Options   7"    1:33:54 (Pop‑up)
Happy Day Singers  Have a Happy Day   Options   7"    1:37:19 (Pop‑up)
Welcome to Brigham Young University  Flexi-Disc   Options       1:39:59 (Pop‑up)
Sounds of Drag Racing  Part 2: Funny Cars! (Featuring Gas Ronda)   Options Paper Disc      1:45:12 (Pop‑up)
No 7 Cigarrettes  Number 7 Theme   Options   7"    1:48:23 (Pop‑up)
Tom Tall  Stack-A-Records   Options   7"  Never heard this...  1:50:26 (Pop‑up)
Allen Swift  Are You Lonesome Tonight?   Options   7"  this is one I'm well familiar with  1:53:33 (Pop‑up)

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Listener comments!

Avatar 1:54pm BC Sterrett:

Lost Media Archive Surprise Fill-IN! 45's galore, so many random 45s!
Avatar 2:01pm Mr Fab:

kudos for hopping on so fast with the fill-in!
Avatar 2:02pm Mr Fab:

tho this is not disco dynamite
Avatar 2:03pm Mr Fab:

there we are! Or where. i def heard some disco for a sec.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:03pm WR:

Random is the ame of my home domain. Play on.... hello? Ah, hello.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:04pm WR:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:04pm WR:

Nobody is listening and he approves of this comment.
Avatar 2:05pm BC Sterrett:

Hello random listeners :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:06pm WR:

Wish I didn't have to go into a meeting now, like the idea of voting songs on or off. I vote disco dynamite off. Careful don't tear it.
Avatar 2:07pm Mr Fab:

nah, i liked it! The slightly wobbly, off-center sound.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:09pm WR:

I'm undecided about this teddy bear song.
Avatar 2:10pm Mr Fab:

These records are so short, i can't even hate 'em, they end so soon.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:10pm WR:

In their favor is if they are short they can finish and be gone before the poll closes. LOL.
Avatar 2:10pm Mr Fab:

Although this one is pretty corny...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:10pm Kat in Chicago:

I'm here for whatever randomness ensues. Until someone at work asks me another question that I've already answered 1000x
Avatar 2:11pm BC Sterrett:

I can't promise these songs will be winners
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:11pm WR:

Yes, thumbs down on Artic Enterprises.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:12pm Kat in Chicago:

I listen to World's Worst Records archive every week, voluntarily. terrible is interesting to me
Avatar 2:13pm Mr Fab:

organ demos all get thumbs up from me
Avatar 2:13pm BC Sterrett:

So far I've never played any of these records
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:13pm WR:

You only promised randomness which is in the eye of the Beholder so you are totally an innocent bystander facilitator. The recordings must face us on their own merit. Blah blah blah.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:15pm Rich in Washington:

This is fun! Been listening from the kitchen while hustling up some grub.
Avatar 2:17pm BC Sterrett:

Ha thanks Rich. Just doing what I can on the fly
Avatar 2:18pm solo mon:

Avatar 2:19pm Franco Twinkie:

Only if you take your pants off.
Avatar 2:19pm Linda Lee:

hello. come up & see me sometime! i hear the backbeat clearly..
Avatar 2:19pm solo mon:

BC why are you on a fly? Are you really that tiny right now that you can ride a fly????
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:19pm Kat in Chicago:

Haha, I thought that would make an early exit.
Avatar 2:20pm chresti:

Hello BC and lost ones!
Avatar 2:20pm solo mon:

Why people would want to make a bird say Mae West lines is beyond me.
Avatar 2:21pm Linda Lee:

sophomoric amusement?
Avatar 2:21pm solo mon:

Sexy bird talk
Avatar 2:21pm Linda Lee:

squawk .. is that a gun in your pocket or ... squawk! .. are you just glad to see me?
Avatar 2:22pm chresti:

Maybe Tomorrow
Avatar 2:22pm solo mon:

Skwawk how a bout a happy ending big boy?
Avatar 2:23pm Franco Twinkie:

This was a brilliant solution to not been prepared for the show BC. Play all the records in that big box marked TRASH.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:23pm Rich in Washington:

I never expected such navel gazing introspection from Mr. Moose.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:23pm Kat in Chicago:

I actually love "Maybe Tomorrow" but not the cereal box version so much
Avatar 2:23pm Linda Lee:

across the plains .. out where an indian's your friend.. where the vegetables are green .. & you can pee right into the stream..
Avatar 2:23pm BC Sterrett:

Exactly KAT
Avatar 2:24pm solo mon:

Malaise Moose
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:24pm Rich in Washington:

..and that's important!
Avatar 2:24pm Linda Lee:

back to the shadows again..
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:24pm Kat in Chicago:

LOL solo mon
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:25pm Rich in Washington:

That episode of Captain Kangaroo where they all dropped acid with Timothy Leary...
Avatar 2:25pm Franco Twinkie:

Maybe I'll go up stairs and take a hot shot.
Avatar 2:25pm solo mon:

I’m 100 percent into all the skips w a side of cracklin bacon.
Avatar 2:25pm Linda Lee:

don't do it Franco! it's only temporary.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:25pm Rich in Washington:

OMG, Linda Lee! I never noticed how much Mr. Moose sounds like Artie Choke!
Avatar 2:26pm zivilars:

I would sell this vinyl on Discogs as "M-"
Avatar 2:26pm Linda Lee:

and he's just a joke! :-)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:26pm Rich in Washington:

I've gotten to love skipping records, unless it's some pretty song, but I don't play a lot of pretty songs.
Avatar 2:26pm solo mon:

Lol I want to watch that mukbang lobster video to this
  2:26pm VaL:

so much skipping BC!
  2:27pm TVP:

"You see? You see? Your stupid Minds! Stupid! Stupid!"
Avatar 2:27pm Mr Fab:

that skipping effect was cool. Like if Steve Reich made kiddie records.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:27pm Rich in Washington:

I can still see this claymated version of Bozos in my head. I've I ever become a deranged millionaire, i'm going to pay someone to make it.
Avatar 2:27pm Franco Twinkie:

This I would save from the fire pit.
Avatar 2:27pm Linda Lee:

or Brion Gysin!
Avatar 2:27pm chresti:

It seems like Captain Kangaroo was made for sticking.
Avatar 2:28pm Linda Lee:

please do, Rich! perfection!
Avatar 2:28pm solo mon:

Don’t get rid of this record BC
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:28pm Rich in Washington:

God, this is nuts, BC!
Avatar 2:28pm solo mon:

It’s like a lobster strip tease!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:28pm Rich in Washington:

This is extra nightmarish for me as I plan to come back as a lobster.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:29pm Rich in Washington:

THere can be a whole show, NAY, a regular radio show devoted to 'Music To ___ By' records.
Avatar 2:29pm Franco Twinkie:

A green cottage cheese aspic shaped like Bozo.
Avatar 2:29pm Martinibomb:

Ah the theme song of Sheena - thanks BC
Avatar 2:30pm Mr Fab:

"lobster strip tease" - Ha! You'll have to add that scene to "Bananadu."
Avatar 2:30pm solo mon:

Gritty Green Cottage Cheese
Avatar 2:30pm Linda Lee:

oh BC! this was my favorite hit tune as a little radio fan in the 1960s! i saw my future clearly for sure.
Avatar 2:30pm solo mon:

Will do Mr Fab!
Avatar 2:31pm Mr Fab:

Does not suck at all! Like Martinibomb said, it's like a Sheena's theme song. "If it's square, we ain't there."
Avatar 2:31pm Martinibomb:

heh heh this record kind of sucks lol
Avatar 2:31pm BC Sterrett:

ha ha, sorry
Avatar 2:31pm solo mon:

Avatar 2:32pm solo mon:

Check the vibe BC! Lol
Avatar 2:32pm Linda Lee:

you foolish young person you! :-D
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:32pm Kat in Chicago:

I like Bryan Ferry's version of In Crowd too
Avatar 2:32pm chresti:

Haha shaving myself for you
Avatar 2:32pm BC Sterrett:

Ok, I kinda liked it. It wasn't that bad. lol
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:32pm Rich in Washington:

I usually abhor posting links on people's playlists, so forgive me, but this is useful www.discogs.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:32pm Kat in Chicago:

"Music To Shave By"??
Avatar 2:33pm Linda Lee:

talk about a posting faux pas! yesterday i posted a comment to Pseu's show thinking i was on Solo's! whoops! i got my fortune told on that one! :-D
Avatar 2:33pm Franco Twinkie:

You want me to shave what?!?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:34pm Kat in Chicago:

Rich: "1 – 50 of 1,309,525"
Avatar 2:34pm Linda Lee:

Remember, friends: get at least one hour's sleep every 24. you'll be glad you did.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:34pm Kat in Chicago:

Oh dear, LL, I didn't see that but I can imagine Pseu's (over)reaction
Avatar 2:35pm solo mon:

Oh what!!! Linda Lee ooopsie dooodles : - )
Avatar 2:35pm Mr Fab:

not my favorite version of The "In" Crowd tho. The best versions ore by lounge cats like Jack jones.
Avatar 2:36pm Linda Lee:

it was pretty damn funny.
i did intend to chat with you, solo. alas, i'm an idiot. :-D
Avatar 2:36pm chresti:

Whoa LL, beware the wrath of Pseu!
Avatar 2:36pm Franco Twinkie:

How about some facts about shaving with a dull razor?
Avatar 2:36pm Linda Lee:

i'm just a doofus. what can we say
thankfully i had some friends on the board, who attested to my fine character.
gotta love my radio family!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:37pm Rich in Washington:

I've done that, LL. I have a given stream on on my TV's media player independent of the computer I type on, so occasionally lose track of what I'm commenting on.
Avatar 2:37pm Linda Lee:

i swear to you, i will get more sleep from now on.
Avatar 2:38pm chresti:

Astrionics reminds me of histrionics.
Avatar 2:38pm Linda Lee:

that sounds complex, Rich!
Avatar 2:38pm solo mon:

Things are so much loooser here on sheenas too, I have to remember to check it on the other streams. I didn’t even know about getting put in time out until granny mentioned e got a warning once lollll
Avatar 2:39pm BC Sterrett:

THumbs up or down for Dodge
Avatar 2:39pm solo mon:

Down w dodge
Avatar 2:39pm Mr Fab:

Avatar 2:39pm solo mon:

Avatar 2:39pm Linda Lee:

up! Dodge makes a fine truck, for sure.
Avatar 2:39pm BC Sterrett:

Ha ha. There's more than one track let's see what the next one is like
Avatar 2:40pm solo mon:

So corny haha
Avatar 2:40pm Linda Lee:

this record definitely does not suck!
nor does Dodge!
Avatar 2:40pm Mr Fab:

amazing to think that people really did speak like that ultra-nasally Fairchild engineer guy.
Avatar 2:40pm Linda Lee:

she really is a pretty little compact.. hubba hubba!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:40pm Rich in Washington:

A friend once pointed out that Dodge Ram was an oxymoron and I never forgot it.
Avatar 2:40pm solo mon:

This is better reminds me of the music man
Avatar 2:41pm Linda Lee:

these people were all flying on speed. be aware of this.
Avatar 2:41pm BC Sterrett:

There's a 3rd Dodge track on this Side!
Avatar 2:41pm BC Sterrett:

Glad this track saved it Solo, I would have taken it off for you
Avatar 2:41pm solo mon:

Music man and this = proto rap
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:41pm Rich in Washington:

I have one of those Columbia School of Broadcasting course records and they tell you how to avoid 'nasality' in your voice.
Avatar 2:41pm Linda Lee:

'it looks like a beaver is out of luck" .. ?
Avatar 2:41pm BC Sterrett:

Track 3
Avatar 2:42pm solo mon:

Yeah that flipped the switch for me it was deranged
Avatar 2:42pm Linda Lee:

bendable all the way!
Avatar 2:43pm zivilars:

Avatar 2:43pm solo mon:

Rich and then all the nasally people invaded Broadway
Avatar 2:44pm Linda Lee:

oh! i'm supposed to be packing up my cabin!
well, keep it comin love! see you soon!
Avatar 2:44pm BC Sterrett:

Good luck Linda!
Avatar 2:44pm BC Sterrett:

Thumbs up or down?
Avatar 2:45pm Mr Fab:

Meh. down, i guess.
Avatar 2:45pm BC Sterrett:

Too late. ha
Avatar 2:46pm Mr Fab:

Ha, this is so great.
Avatar 2:47pm solo mon:

They shoulda hired Joey heatherton to do this bit.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:47pm Rich in Washington:

Loved that Dee Mullins. I've lately been really enjoying 60s country. My big guilty pleasure lately, much to the Missus' consternation.
Avatar 2:48pm BC Sterrett:

Do you vote Dee Mullins back? I'll play it again
Avatar 2:48pm solo mon:

Dixie land is one of the only genres I don’t think very highly of
Avatar 2:49pm solo mon:

Oh the old slide whistle
Avatar 2:49pm BC Sterrett:

Oh, wrong record Rich. Scratch that
Avatar 2:49pm zivilars:

I'm awake now
Avatar 2:50pm solo mon:

Your mother and father are zombies too
Avatar 2:50pm BC Sterrett:

I like how your photo is dancing to this Ziv
Avatar 2:51pm zivilars:

BC Sterrett: She never gets tired!
Avatar 2:53pm solo mon:

Avatar 2:53pm Mr Fab:

This whole show is like Music To Listen To Music By.
Avatar 2:55pm Mr Fab:

Oh man, i would so love to sample bits from this record. "This is my territory. And I'm ready to mate."
Avatar 2:55pm solo mon:

Thumbs up
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:55pm Kat in Chicago:

Animal Talk is a winner
Avatar 2:56pm Franco Twinkie:

I tried that when I lived in the back of my truck. It never worked and I still can't figure out why.
Avatar 2:56pm solo mon:

A crooker!
Avatar 2:56pm BC Sterrett:

Yeah my "music for" stuff box is here
Avatar 2:56pm solo mon:

Oh now I want this record!
Avatar 2:57pm solo mon:

Excuse me?!?!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:57pm Rich in Washington:

I love that weird LP called The Frog Pond, where there's two older gentlemen with thick North East accents narrating frog field recordings.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:58pm Rich in Washington:

It's like a surreal Pepperidge Farm commercial.
Avatar 2:58pm BC Sterrett:

I love that Frog Pond record as well!
Avatar 2:58pm Linda Lee:

wow. that one sounds like me!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:59pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Frog? Did somebody say frog?!
  2:59pm VaL:

impromtu you might here Gertie's meow on your recording
Avatar 2:59pm Franco Twinkie:

If you only eat out of the dumpster, at the crucial moment your intestines will blow your game.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:59pm Rich in Washington:

This should be mashed up with one of those fart contest records.
Avatar 3:01pm Linda Lee:

ive' actually had amazing luck with dumpster diving. that was some time before our market chains got hip, though. now they lock them up for spite. they'd rather pay by weight for removal.
Avatar 3:01pm Linda Lee:

god forbid compassion should be part of the business plan.
Avatar 3:02pm BC Sterrett:

There are some bonus tracks on this record's side
Avatar 3:02pm BC Sterrett:

huh locked groove
Avatar 3:02pm Linda Lee:

hey! put those liters away, men!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:02pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Greetings from the land of smoke and fire!
Avatar 3:02pm Franco Twinkie:

Temperature on Potrero Hill please!
Avatar 3:03pm Linda Lee:

how are you there, Granny?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:03pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

it really feels apocalyptic here in the Bay Area, can't even see the bridges through the smoke
Avatar 3:03pm Linda Lee:

wow. so sorry, love.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:04pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

i've been sneezing all morning, got the windows and doors closed. Can't imagine how bad it must be in Marin and Sonoma
Avatar 3:05pm Linda Lee:

i'm so sorry, love. so sorry for everyone there.
Avatar 3:05pm BC Sterrett:

Into the 2nd hour of non-sense
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:06pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

aw, thanks, Linda Lee, many friends are very depressed about these fires. i try to counterbalance this by focusing on gratitude
Avatar 3:06pm Linda Lee:

put your program-for-profit to work right away, BC!
Avatar 3:07pm Franco Twinkie:

A friend of mine was in Big Sur Tuesday. He said it was so horrible they ran back to L.A. which was downright swell by comparison.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:07pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

thee tunes are definitely lifting my spirits. Thanks, BC! Thank goodness for WFMU!
Avatar 3:07pm BC Sterrett:

This sounds like Brute Force
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:07pm Rich in Washington:

Oh, that's awful, Granny! I hope you can get some air!
Avatar 3:07pm Linda Lee:

i'm glad, Granny. it really is about your attitude ~ emotional survival!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:08pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

LL: my wise mama always said, "It's ALL attitude!"
Avatar 3:08pm Linda Lee:

thank you darlin!!
Avatar 3:08pm Linda Lee:

she was wise for sure, Granny!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:08pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

thanks, Rich. Golly what would i do without WFMU.
Avatar 3:10pm Linda Lee:

you should see me boogie! i'm just like Gerri Miller in 'Flesh'!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:10pm Rich in Washington:

Are we in elimination rounds now?
Avatar 3:11pm Linda Lee:

that was so fine. thank you dear!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:11pm Rich in Washington:

I liked that Mr. N song. I don't know why it's familiar.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:11pm Rich in Washington:

Avatar 3:11pm Linda Lee:

oh Lord. it's Tammy Faye.
Avatar 3:12pm solo mon:

Whoa comment board avalanche and this Debbie downer Boone made me dizzy
Avatar 3:12pm BC Sterrett:

THumbs down Linda? lol
Avatar 3:12pm solo mon:

Granny! Hey hey hay!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:12pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

i just wanna say about Tammy Faye that she was super really truly kind and supportive to my totally gay friend who made many strange pop art portraits of her
Avatar 3:13pm solo mon:

Oh of course it’s Tam Tam
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:13pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

solo knows!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:13pm Rich in Washington:

Tammy Faye's signing is so distinctively unpleasant, so naturally, I vote YES.
Avatar 3:13pm Franco Twinkie:

Gonna bail and listen to Uncle Michaels Grateful Dead dance party and think about when San Francisco was the escape hatch for us folks in the smoggy south. Thanks BC. YOU light up my life!
Avatar 3:13pm BC Sterrett:

She stays!
Avatar 3:13pm solo mon:

I heart heart Tammy and yes I back that up what gran says abt Tammy she was a real goddess
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:14pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

thanks for the warning, Franco Twinkie. I can't stand the Dead.
Avatar 3:14pm BC Sterrett:

THanks Franco. See ya later on the interwaves
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:14pm Rich in Washington:

Yeah, Tammy really turned a corner and became a wonderful Queer ally. I would like to know more about her path in that regard.
Avatar 3:14pm Linda Lee:

in that case, two thumbs up.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:14pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

She was an oddball Jesus freak for sure, but there was a sincere heart under all that
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:14pm Kat in Chicago:

The parenthetical "(Jesus)" is my favorite part of this. Sorry you are going through that awfulness, Granny!
Avatar 3:14pm solo mon:

Tammy was always cool. She had a talk show with Jim Jay Bullock in the 80s
Avatar 3:14pm Linda Lee:

proof that anyone may be redeemed in the eyes of God.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:15pm Rich in Washington:

HA! I don't necessarily hate the Dead, but one of my blurbs on my first KBOO show declared my show a Grateful Dead Free Zone and it sort of irked the station's clique of Dead Heads.
Avatar 3:15pm Linda Lee:

but *this*!!!! no doubt a message from Beyond from my beloved one, who always said 'we're cookin 'with gas!'
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:15pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Thanks, Kat. Har! LL!!
Avatar 3:16pm chresti:

Yeah Granny, hope the wind changes up there!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:16pm Rich in Washington:

I then rebutted it with subsequent blurb stating that while I didn't have anything against the Dead, I felt like KBOO listeners should have a safe place to go.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:16pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Rich in Washington: don't mess with the KBOO Deadheads!
Avatar 3:17pm Linda Lee:

they sound like a pretty hardcore subsect..
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:17pm Rich in Washington:

Some of them are my pals. Some of them also can't conceive of someone NOT liking the Grateful Dead.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:17pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

chrestikins! i heard there was another lightning warning for early next week. eek!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:18pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Rich: i really really tried to like the Dead. I TRIED. I am DONE.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:18pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

The Slightly Twisted Disapointer Sisters, on the other hand…i would follow THEM!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:19pm Rich in Washington:

I was just this morning wondering how KBOO's Grateful Dead collective is going to work around the station's recent edict on diversifying playlists.
Avatar 3:19pm Linda Lee:

hey now!!!!!! this i can get behind. no more madonna!! this reminds me of a long, long ago conversation between my friends & i .. believe it was williamsburg, 1985 .. a heartfelt discussion of why madonna's music was crap.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:19pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Rich, "Some of mybest friends are Deadheads!" (It's true! That's why i tried so hard)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:20pm Kat in Chicago:

Rich, there was an official edict on diversifying playlists?
Avatar 3:20pm Linda Lee:

you youngsters don't remember how .. ubiquitous this girl was. i mean, ... everywhere.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:20pm Rich in Washington:

I would imagine folks like Ann Magnuson and other Dowtown NY scenesters would have a lot to say about Madonna's rise to stardom.
Avatar 3:20pm Mr Fab:

Ha, terrible song but I love it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:20pm Kat in Chicago:

Oh, they would, they would.
Avatar 3:21pm Linda Lee:

well she was really.. just a line dancer wasn't she .. with the voice of the 4th Chipmunk.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:21pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:21pm Rich in Washington:

I just remember her gloming onto the underground Goth/Punk girl look and running with it, sort of dressing like a blonde version of Lydia Lunch.
Avatar 3:21pm Mr Fab:

And how ‘bout Madonna swiping Exene’s look?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:22pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

OK i see we have a consensus
Avatar 3:22pm Linda Lee:

it was mystifying. 'Material Girl' was also so obviously in praise of the 'greed is good' Reaganite mindset .. & we now know how healthy *that* was.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:23pm Rich in Washington:

Yeah! Exene for sure!
Avatar 3:23pm solo mon:

“She’s totally ripping off strawberry switchblade” - my goth friend in the 80s about Madonna
Avatar 3:23pm Linda Lee:

i'd rather join The Charlie People.
i mean, the newer ones.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:23pm Kat in Chicago:

Yep, opportunist. Never was a fan. Well, I like Borderline.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:23pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

The 80s was a weird time to come of age, I can imagine it's similar for the youth today. Crazy world!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:23pm Rich in Washington:

Yeah, LL! She seemed to embody that sickening 80s Reaganitis thing to the max.
Avatar 3:24pm chresti:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:24pm Rich in Washington:

Kinda young, kinda wild, Charlie!
Avatar 3:24pm BC Sterrett:

Huh, this one...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:24pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

i did learn lots of choreography watching Madonna videos
Avatar 3:24pm Linda Lee:

she really did. instant allergies.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:25pm Rich in Washington:

I woulda totally played this during my Anniversary of the Summer of Helter Skelter show years ago, had I known it existed!
Avatar 3:25pm solo mon:

There’s a couple of jellybean produced tracks that are great. The music at least. And I kind of love the rave hippy / William orbit Madonna it’s just really nuts it will be have appeal in the future I swear.
Avatar 3:25pm solo mon:

Please keep Charlie
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:25pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Rich i need to hear that! I was born exactly between Helter Skelter and Woodstock, on the day of Sharon Tate's funeral
Avatar 3:25pm Linda Lee:

'when you face yourself with Charlie'.. ?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:26pm Rich in Washington:

She was good at dancing. Some of her singles sound good today. I just think she was a mediocre talent who knew how to parlay it into something.
Avatar 3:26pm solo mon:

Parlay! Good word
Avatar 3:26pm Linda Lee:

i've always loved Ken Nordine.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:26pm Kat in Chicago:

Oh yeah, I like some of the William Orbit stuff but that's because William Orbit.
Avatar 3:27pm Linda Lee:

'truth .. with dirt on its face.'
the only kind there is..
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:27pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Charlie's a keeper! Ken Nordine is always a keeper!
Avatar 3:27pm solo mon:

Yeah Kat I’m a big bassomatic and torch song fan too. Water from a vine is also beautiful!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:27pm Rich in Washington:

Granny: Myself and my pal Dr. Zomb did a whole two hour show of assorted Beatles, Manson, PTV, etc., mixed with interviews related to the Tate LaBianca murders, trial, etc, wrapped around The White Album. I'll post the link on the Sheena FB page.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:28pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Ken Nordine needs to be in the Sheena's tarot!
Avatar 3:28pm Linda Lee:

absolutely right, Rich.
& she's an example, or not.
Avatar 3:28pm solo mon:

Hi Dad.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:28pm Kat in Chicago:

I love Torch Song.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:28pm Rich in Washington:

Oh weird. Lyrically, this is similar to this odd record I have called What Is A Disc Jockey.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:29pm Kat in Chicago:

Ooh, I want to hear What Is A Disc Jockey.
Avatar 3:30pm solo mon:

Oh speaking of Manson I recently listened to the 10 plus hours of “you must remember this podcast” on Manson and Hollywood. So much better than the Tarantino movie and there’s not even any visuals!
Avatar 3:30pm Linda Lee:

i'm back to work, kids. love.
Avatar 3:31pm BC Sterrett:

Back to Work LINDA!!!
Avatar 3:31pm solo mon:

Mx Granny yes! And rod mckuen with 10 discount stickers reps the dollar bin
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:31pm Kat in Chicago:

Happy packing, Linda!
Avatar 3:31pm solo mon:

Thumbs up to JC Penney’s
Avatar 3:33pm Sem:

Ever seen Adam and Kanye at the same place at the same time?
Hello, BCS, and the Lost.
Avatar 3:33pm BC Sterrett:

Thanks Solo Mon! Just got this Adam West record in the mail finally.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:34pm Rich in Washington:

I recently redid my record wall in my 'studio' and my sweetie keeps turning my copy of LIES - The Love and Terror Cult around so Charlie's beady black eyes aren't looking at her when she comes in.
Avatar 3:34pm BC Sterrett:

Hi Sem :)
Avatar 3:34pm solo mon:

Funny drop there Adam West
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:35pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Rod McKuen! Of course! And Tiny Tim!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:35pm Kat in Chicago:

I have definitely heard Miranda on World's Worst Records
Avatar 3:37pm Mr Fab:

For throwing this show together in no time at all, you did a spectacular job, BC. This has been swell.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:38pm Kat in Chicago:

Yes, this has been super entertaining!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:39pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

this reminds me of the time my middle school was called into the gymnasium to hear a band play covers of top 40 songs of the day
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:39pm Rich in Washington:

This is a lot of fun!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:40pm Rich in Washington:

I've recently gotten a soft spot for cheapo covers of popular songs, like those Sounds Like records, Mirror Image, etc.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:40pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Rich: there's a toe zone street sign that always looks like the eyes of Manson to me. I know i will have finally lost it when they start communicating with me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:40pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Avatar 3:41pm solo mon:

I say throw it on the floor and stomp on it
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:41pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

this cranked up cheerfulness really gets my toes a-tappin!
Avatar 3:41pm solo mon:

LOL GRAN Charlie’s watching
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:42pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

totally. i'll show you the signs and you will never not see it, MANNNNNNN
Avatar 3:42pm BC Sterrett:

Thanks everyone, looking forward to being on Fridays :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:42pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Avatar 3:43pm solo mon:

I was just reading the Cookie Mueller short story about meeting the Manson girls but not Charlie she was not kind about them hahaha
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:43pm Kat in Chicago:

HA! you weren't kidding, Granny.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:43pm Rich in Washington:

I was experimenting with a print technique at my dayjob so made this giant wrap print of just Manson's eyes from the Life magazine cover and now it's hung over the door of my office. No one knows who it is and they keep asking me but I refuse to tell them.
Avatar 3:44pm solo mon:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:44pm Rich in Washington:

I'd love to read that, solo mon! I love Cookie!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:44pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:45pm Rich in Washington:

OH WOW, Granny!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:45pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Charlie is watching, mannnnn
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:45pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

it actually upsets me, sometimes
Avatar 3:46pm solo mon:

Piggies gonna tow your car, mannnn.
Avatar 3:47pm BC Sterrett:

Ugh, I start teaching college next week
Avatar 3:47pm solo mon:

Rich, You can borrow. Warning: There are a couple stories that are legit horrifying tho and made me cry.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:48pm Rich in Washington:

I can imagine.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:48pm Kat in Chicago:

I bet Bob Hope and The Lettermen were just terrific!
Avatar 3:49pm Linda Lee:

and then.. they found marijuana.
Avatar 3:49pm solo mon:

Sorry BC
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:49pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

yeah, when you look closer, that Manson scene was not funny at all. But i'm GenX from the 90s, and we all thought that was super entertaining back then, eh?
Avatar 3:50pm Linda Lee:

just had to duck in again to ask: this man's name is Ronda?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:50pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

We'd all join hands and sing "Garbage Dump" in twelve-part harmony
Avatar 3:50pm BC Sterrett:

Only 10 Minutes Left. Gotta make it good!
Avatar 3:51pm Linda Lee:

'is Gas your real name?'
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:51pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

BC! You can do it! I'm loving this!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:51pm Rich in Washington:

yeah, Manson was a garden variety sociopath who wandered into a vulnerable scene and exploited it. He was racist, misogynistic, and exploitative of others to the nth degree. Sick to see some people express adulation for him today.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:52pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

What Rich said. Well put!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:52pm Rich in Washington:

Wait. He reminds me of someone... Hmmm... WHo could it be?
Avatar 3:52pm Martinibomb:

Sounds just like my neighborhood at 1:30am
Avatar 3:52pm Linda Lee:

there's also some opinion that he was an intel asset meant to continue destroying the counterculture.
Avatar 3:52pm solo mon:

Tarantino should have made the film about what would have happened if Charlie would have gotten the gig as one of the monkees.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:52pm Rich in Washington:

HA! Which one, Martinibomb?
Avatar 3:53pm Linda Lee:

even worse to develop adulation for an intel asset than for a garden variety psycho, i feel.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:54pm Rich in Washington:

Long before OUATIH I imagined an alternate reality where Manson's song Look At Your Game Girl was a huge hit.
Avatar 3:54pm Martinibomb:

@rich Going/Swan Island they always drag down it at night - and drive thru the hoods in their clanky non-compliant cars
Avatar 3:54pm solo mon:

Lol at this song who cares? Thumbs wayyyyyyy UP
Avatar 3:55pm solo mon:

The swan island speedway
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:55pm Rich in Washington:

yeah, I guess street racing and drag racing are big right now because police are laying low, since Covid isn't a thing they can shoot in the back while it's running away from them.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:56pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

i cross the Bay Bridge in the wee hours of the morning and it's like the Indy 500
Avatar 3:56pm solo mon:

What a dumb world. It’s like a trashy version of fast and furious
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:57pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

ooh, this reminds me of Fred Lane's "The One That Cut You" i think Fred LAne needs to have a card in the Sheena's Tarot
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:58pm Rich in Washington:

This is wonderful!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:58pm Rich in Washington:

yes! Fred Lane!
Avatar 3:58pm Martinibomb:

Yes! Fred Lane Please good idea
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:59pm Mx. Granny (e/em):

Grand finale!!!!
Avatar 4:00pm Linda Lee:

thank you, BC!! lovely!
Avatar 4:00pm BC Sterrett:

Thanks everyone! See you next week at the same time :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:00pm Rich in Washington:

Thanks, BC! Tons o' fun!
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