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Options November 7, 2020:

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Artist Track Album Label Comments New Approx. start time
Casa Loma Orchestra  Happy Days Are Here Again   Options Songs of the Depression        0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Lone Piñon  Happy Days   Options Dias Felices        0:04:01 (Pop‑up)
Daisy Voison  Hooray Hoorah   Options Parang Queen  RH Productions      0:05:47 (Pop‑up)
Lord Kitchener  Happy Days   Options 200 Years of Mass        0:09:30 (Pop‑up)
Linzy Bacbotte  Soleil   Options Sakenn so Valer  Geda      0:13:47 (Pop‑up)
Bailo y Consoiro  Soka al Soko   Options Various Artists: 14 Canonazos Bailables Vol 34  Discos Fuentes      0:15:01 (Pop‑up)
Nakany Kanté  Faden Sawo   Options De Conakry a Barcelone      *   0:22:18 (Pop‑up)
Stan Tohon and the Tschink System  Man Non Le   Options Dark Fire & Water Percussion  La Belle Afrique Fdn  Stan Tohon, born in Benin passed away in early 2019 in France    0:25:49 (Pop‑up)
Ofege  Ofege   Options Try and Love    Paul Alede, bassist for the 70s Nigerian schoolboy band Ofege, died of COVID 19 in New Jersey    0:28:36 (Pop‑up)
Hoodna Orchestra  Ofel 1   Options Ofel        0:34:09 (Pop‑up)
Qwanqwa  Somali   Options Volume 3      *   0:38:04 (Pop‑up)
Ngatamaare  Thilbe Def   Options Ngalou Fouta  Palenque Records  Peul music from Senegal  *   0:04:28 (Pop‑up)
Star Feminine Band  La Musique   Options Star Feminine Band  Born Bad Records    *   0:48:10 (Pop‑up)
Les Mamans du Congo & Rrobin  Mwana Wu Dila   Options Electro Urban Dance Lullaby  Jarring Effects    *   0:52:40 (Pop‑up)
Nahawa Doumbia  Ndiagneko   Options Kanawa    Pre-album-release single  *   0:55:32 (Pop‑up)
Naragonia  Water   Options       *   1:05:19 (Pop‑up)
Black Rock Band  Nadjorrkkun   Options       *   1:05:02 (Pop‑up)
Aragaki Mutsumi  Nankuru Nankuru   Options Another World of Okinawan Music  NIINUHAI Recordings    *   1:07:12 (Pop‑up)
Ammar 808  Marivere Gati (feat. Susha)   Options Global Control / Invisible Invasion        1:12:02 (Pop‑up)
Meriem Ben Amor (with Carmen Rizzo)  Ruhi   Options Once Upon a Time  Electrofone  The melody to me sounds like Miserlou  *   1:16:11 (Pop‑up)
Fågel Roc  Nihtose Horis Feggari   Options Horisonten    Night has come, with no moon - an old Greek song  *   1:21:02 (Pop‑up)
Leyla McCalla  Aleppo   Options The Capitalist Blues  Jazz Village      1:24:59 (Pop‑up)
Ilhan Ersahin's Istanbul Sessions  Hurri-Mitanni   Options Bir Zamanlar Şimdi      *   1:37:03 (Pop‑up)
Raif Hyseni  FIrst Composition   Options Raif Hyseni 24      *   1:40:44 (Pop‑up)
Esma's Band - Next Generation  Rodena za Pesna   Options Gipsy Dance      *   1:43:16 (Pop‑up)
Rüstəm Quliyev  Neyçün gəlməz   Options Azerbaijani Gitara  Bongo Joe    *   1:46:46 (Pop‑up)
Nihira Joshi  Dhadak Dhadak   Options Bunty Aur Babli (Bollywood OST)        1:01:23 (Pop‑up)
Chicha Libre and La Sonora Mazuren  Caminito de mi Pueblo   Options Single      *   1:58:12 (Pop‑up)
Ceferina Banquez  Mi Pondo   Options No me dejen sola! En vivo desde Casa de Salud, Concepción, Chile  Om Producciones  Bullerengue singer  *   2:00:55 (Pop‑up)
Rebolú  Puya Pa Bailar   Options Tiempos Buenos      *   2:05:10 (Pop‑up)
OKAN  Baila Canada   Options Espiral      *   2:07:46 (Pop‑up)
Sonido Pesao  Todo Revuelto   Options Todo Revuelto        2:11:18 (Pop‑up)
Lengaïa Salsa Brava  Cuco y Olga   Options The Gold Diggers    This and the prior two bands all based in Montreal  *   2:15:48 (Pop‑up)
Ann O'aro  Rodarim   Options Longoz  Buda Musieque    *   2:26:45 (Pop‑up)
Andreas Tschopp Bubaran  Delem Tari   Options Tumbuk    Gamelan inspiration  *   2:31:02 (Pop‑up)
Maskineri (Maja Kjær Jacobsen, Søren Vinther Røgen)  En Pige Vandred Udi En Have   Options Hopsa 101  GO Danish Folk Music  A Girl Wandered In A Garden  *   2:37:54 (Pop‑up)
A Moving Sound  Dombra   Options Songs Beyond Words      *   2:41:54 (Pop‑up)
Wu Fei & Abigail Washburn  Water is Wide / Wusuli Boat Song   Options Wu Fei & Abigail Washburn        2:47:31 (Pop‑up)
Lin Shicheng and Gao Hong  Three Six   Options Hunting Angels, Catching Swans  ARC Msic    *   2:55:14 (Pop‑up)

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Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:00pm chresti:

Glad tidings Rob and Paradisios!
  6:00pm Vinnie from West Trenton:

Nice one Todd!!!
Avatar 6:01pm John from Madison:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:02pm Handy Haversack:

Rob and those who span! I feel like it's been forever!
Avatar 6:02pm βrian:

Prohibition is over!!
  6:02pm winston legthigh:

light em up just for fun JFM!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:03pm mariano:

Hey all!
Avatar 6:03pm Bas NL:

Hello Rob! All!
  6:03pm winston legthigh:

good one Brian!
Avatar 6:03pm John from Madison:

Hi Winston ,Handy all
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:04pm Handy Haversack:

Hey, John from Madison!
  6:05pm Dr. Jobygaxx:

Nailing it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:05pm medson:

Perfect opening song Rob.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:06pm Gaylord Fields:

Hi, Rob! What a great start!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:08pm Gaylord Fields:

The celebration continues on TSP!
Avatar 6:10pm βrian:

@John from Madison: Hola! I'm a fellow denizen of Madison.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:11pm Smilty69:

Good evening, Rob & friends! It's a happy Saturday for sure!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:12pm Rob W:

We'll be transitioning soon but I'm glad folks have enjoyed our nod to the historic moment
Avatar 6:12pm John from Madison:

Hi Brian?
Avatar 6:12pm John from Madison:

No? !
Avatar 6:13pm βrian:

@Rob W: Just no funeral dirges, please!
Avatar 6:13pm John from Madison:

Auto correct, nice out tonight
Avatar 6:14pm βrian:

@JFM: We got our news by walking into an impromptu street celebration. For this, I love Madison.
Avatar 6:15pm John from Madison:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:15pm radioronan:

Good evening Rob and global citizens of commentboard!
  6:16pm Rip Van Winkle:

What's all the excitement? Let me grab a coffee and I'll be right back.
Avatar 6:18pm βrian:

@Rip: All the cafes are closed!
Avatar 6:18pm StringOFperils:

Celebration/Cautiously Optimistic Celebration
  6:18pm StalinsPurge89:

Rob with the fire hits!!!!!!
Avatar 6:19pm βrian:

Forgive me if I'm a bit caustically optimistic.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:20pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Greetings, international freeform nation!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:23pm chresti:

Brian, some cafes are open.
  6:24pm ledzeppelinsucks:

Casa Loma is a flop house at Fillmore and Page in San Francisco
Avatar 6:24pm βrian:

I know, but don't encourage Rip.

Rip, just stay at home for a few more months, please.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:26pm Stanley:

Hi Gang. Before I collapse in a drunken exhausted state, I just want to wrap my arms around you all and give you a big hug.
Avatar 6:28pm Bas NL:

Hi Stanley!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:29pm chresti:

Hugs Stanley!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:29pm Stanley:

Yo Bas! chresti!
Avatar 6:29pm John from Madison:

I'll take it Stanley..
Avatar 6:31pm John from Madison:

Chresti, '65 gmc
Avatar 6:32pm βrian:

@Stanley: Thanks.
And thanks for voting!!!

Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:33pm chresti:

It was pretty new when we moved to California in it, John from Madison.
Avatar 6:35pm John from Madison:

Nice, that's real camping there.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:36pm Handy Haversack:

Back atcha, Stanley!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:38pm chresti:

Yes, me, my 2 brothers, and 3 cats rode from Illinois to CA in that truckhouse..
Avatar 6:39pm βrian:

Please tell me there isn't yet a band called truckhouse.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:41pm Handy Haversack:

Illinois Truckhouse definitely available, βrian!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:41pm Stanley:

βrian: by mail, of course.
Handy, have a great evening
And everyone. Catch up later.
Thanks Rob, listening and drifting.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:44pm chresti:

See you later Stanley!
Tacos have arrived..
Avatar 6:45pm StringOFperils:

Jeremiah Truckhouse Confederacy Jets
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:50pm Troymo:

Love this song
Avatar 6:50pm βrian:

@Stanley: Oh, good. International ballots were expedited, I hear.
  6:51pm kpx:

Stanley! you drunkin dingo, am I too late to get a big fat hug?
Avatar 6:52pm βrian:

Anatomically speaking, dingo hugs are kind of awkward.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:55pm Handy Haversack:

Tell Bagpipe that, βrian!
Avatar 6:56pm John from Madison:

Have to go, have a great weekend people. See you on Wake Monday. .
  6:57pm kpx:

@Brian: especially when they're drunk, But I'll take it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:57pm Threemoons:

Hey peeps. Just dropping in after walking around Astoria and enjoying the general festive vibe...treated myself to health store sushi and a bakery stop...
  7:00pm ledzeppelinsucks:

I blended butt squash and refried beans and made burritos. Next up is butt squash and pasta.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:00pm Handy Haversack:

Nice, Threemoons!

Have a good weekend, John!
Avatar 7:00pm Yooper_Listener_1970N:

Acorn squash lover here, but interesting.
Avatar 7:01pm βrian:

My daughter, T, says Hello.
(And congratulations!)
Avatar 7:01pm spodiodi:

hi Rob and everyone!
  Swag For Life Member 7:02pm nodice:

So glad we got the good news on TSP day!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:09pm chresti:

Hi T! Hi spodi!
Avatar 7:09pm βrian:

Tri-Sodium Phosphate is a cleansing experience!
  7:09pm kpx:

I reckon I'm too late, it seems Stanley has already collapsed in a drunken stupor. I just hope when he comes to he remembers to take jonsey's advice to keep his face on the ground and keep crawling towards the keys. or whatever he needs to crawl to.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:10pm Handy Haversack:


And hi, T! We have a good friend with the same name.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:11pm chresti:

Haha kpx.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:12pm coelacanth∅:

greetings Rob and all
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:12pm chresti:

I'm trying to avoid phosphates.
Hi coel
Avatar 7:13pm spodiodi:

hi chresti! hi Handy! hi coel!
  7:14pm nickrhombi:

sorry guys... what was that isreali jam? what had the the really insane keyboard solo? thanks all...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:15pm coelacanth∅:

hey chrestispodiodi!
  7:17pm Kpx:

howdy Chresti, how are you liking dem tacos. Hey There Spodiodi
Avatar 7:19pm βrian:

That reminds me: I'm still waiting for a taco cart on every corner.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:20pm coelacanth∅:

damn. i want a taco.
  7:20pm Mandy:

I can't believe this became a surf rock song
Avatar 7:20pm βrian:

Lobster tacos, even!
  7:23pm Delicious Donut Nougat:

Hello DJ Transpacific Sound Paradise with Rob Weisberg...Tamalies at my house tonight!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:24pm Handy Haversack:

Hey, coela. Would send tacos if I had the technology.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:25pm maestroso:

I think it's the exact melody of Miserlou. Also covered by Korla Pandit in the '50s.
  7:26pm Delicious Donut Nougat:

Led Zepplin on TUBA! My life is now complete.
  7:27pm Mandy:

I think the earliest recordings of miserlou or a melody like that is from the 1920s
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:31pm full metal monkey:

Hi Rob and transpacificers on this amazing day. Love that last track Rob.
  7:32pm ledzeppelinsucks:

what are the cats names
  7:32pm kpx:

I do believe I've heard celebrational fireworks outside. well I guess I'll be amblin into the kitchen to see what I can scrounge up For din din. it won't be tacos or tamales, but whatever it is, it will be good enough and appreciated. Bye peeps.
Avatar 7:32pm Bas NL:

Miserlou is prep school to me. We had weekly folk dancing and i really enjoyed that!
Avatar 7:33pm RabidRabbit:

Hi to all:) congratulations to American people on taking the first step to reclaiming the country from fascism 😀! Biden2020:)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:33pm coelacanth∅:

thanks Handy -if you have the blueprints i can cook 'em up in my 3-d printer
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:34pm Handy Haversack:

Hmmm. I have graph paper ... and a mechanical pencil!
  7:34pm ledzeppelinsucks:

what color are the cats
  Swag For Life Member 7:35pm nodice:

@Mandy Dick Dale's last name was actually Monsour and was of Lebanese descent.
  7:37pm ledzeppelinsucks:

what color are the cats
  7:41pm blee:

Ilhan session track is sizzling, damn.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:41pm coelacanth∅:

it's okay Handy i had blueprints for mushroom mataar laying around. just printed it up.
tastes like plastic. must be a bad recipe.
  7:44pm ledzeppelinsucks:

when was that cat trip
  7:44pm Delicious Donut Nougat:

You folks don't know 3=D cooking. You must first sautee the plastic in ink before printing. Duh!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:48pm coelacanth∅:

that sounds like a lot of trouble!

...what color?
  7:49pm ledzeppelinsucks:

what did the cats do after they got to CA
  7:51pm Carmichael:

Heya Rob and transters. I got home at dark and realized it was 4:30
  7:52pm Delicious Donut Nougat:

Refer to the PMS cookbook for best ink choices, what pairs with hot melt vs what goes good with epoxy. etc
  7:54pm Carmichael:

Butt Squash is a great band name.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:55pm Handy Haversack:

I hear you, Carm. Civic Twilight was 5:15 here today. Had to go inside so I could see what I was writing with my mechanical pencil.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 7:59pm BeNowB:

A good night for a PARTY.
  8:00pm ledzeppelinsucks:

do you have pics of the cats in the trouse
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:00pm chresti:

What's butt squash? Butta squash?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:05pm Handy Haversack:

I decided I was better off not knowing, chresti!
Avatar 8:08pm TDK60:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:11pm Handy Haversack:

Hey, TDK60!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:12pm chresti:

I have pictures of the cats, none with the trouse- ledzepplinsucks
  8:12pm Carmichael:

Avatar 8:14pm TDK60:

Hola Handy! Out!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:18pm chresti:

Sorry, I can't stop jumping around,
Avatar 8:18pm Mailman Tom:

Celebrating tonight!
  8:21pm Carmichael:

I’m dancing and pointing at my butt with both hands. Seems the appropriate response.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:34pm Ken From Hyde Park:

This is great! I'm hearing "Out demons out" in so many different languages.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:37pm coelacanth∅:

haha Ken! -Fuck yeah!
Avatar 8:38pm TDK60:

Chresti. Sorry, was doin' the dishes. WahOO! Out! Demons Out!
  8:42pm Carmichael:

Sounds like the Finnish Joni Mitchell.
  8:42pm andal:

stephen miller looking for a new job
  8:42pm andal:

this is... like welsh cumbia
  8:49pm Carmichael:

This is awesome!
Avatar 8:51pm spodiodi:

thanks, Rob!
thanks, skellies!
peace all!
  8:52pm Carmichael:

Power to the people. I’m really old, so that means something to me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:53pm Handy Haversack:

That flew past, Rob. Thanks so much.

Hope to see some of you at the Marty Party.
Avatar 8:54pm Bas NL:

Thanks for the great sounds Rob!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:55pm radioronan:

Thanks Rob.. excellent show.. Thanks skeleton crew! Be well and stay kind!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:56pm chresti:

Thanks Rob!
  8:56pm Carmichael:

Thank you Ruth and Darren!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:57pm coelacanth∅:

Thanks Rob! take care
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:57pm chresti:

Thanks Ruth and Darren!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:57pm Rob W:

Thanks everyone!
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