Show 205: Sometimes The Pattern Is More Obvious – Playlist & Archived Stream

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Listen Up! shines a beacon on the unsung, should-be-sung, and will-be-sung recordings that clutter the music maze’s dusty corridors that crisscross time and continents.

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Playlist (Artist -Title -Year of song)
Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level – 1996

Dick Kent – Maker of Smooth Music – Various: The American Song-Poem Anthology
Bonzo Dog Band – Keynsham –Keynsham – 1969
Andy Shauf – Twist Your Ankle –The Party– 2016
Matching Mole – O Caroline –Matching Mole -1972
The Beach Boys – With Me Tonight- Smiley Smile – 1967

Terry Allen – Yo Ho Ho –The Silent Majority: Terry Allen’s Greatest Missed Hits – 1976
Little Feat – New Delhi Freight Train – Time Loves A Hero -1977

The Velvet Underground – Head Held High –Loaded -1970
Hackamore Brick – Oh, Those Sweet Bananas-One Kiss Leads To Another – 1971
Jake And Family Jewels – I Remember Cissy’s Baby –Long Long Day – 1970
Natural Child – That’s How I Got To Memphis –For the Love of the Game – 2012
Drive-By Truckers – Mama Bake A Pie (Daddy Kill A Chicken)-The Fine Print: A Collection of Oddities & Rarities 2003-2008

The A-Bones – Sham Rock –The Life of Riley – 1991
Pink Slip Daddy – Bristol Stomp –Viva Fabian & More! – 2016
Africa Korps – Juvenile Delinquent- Music To Kill By – 1977
The Victims – Television Addict-Various : Australian Underground 1976-1981 – 1978

Norm Burns & Singers – Human Breakdown of Absurdity-Various: The American Song-Poem Anthology
Keith Mansfield Orchestra – Boogaloo –Various: Roaring Blue – 20 Groovy Instrumentals From The ’60s & ’70s – Return Of The Instro-Hipsters – 1969
Gilbert O’ Sullivan – Get Down –Get Down / A Very Extraordinary Sort Of Girl – 1973
T. Rex – Sunken Rags – Tanx– 1973
Popcorn Rebellion – Sugar Lady – Various: Bubblegum Motherf…er Vol.02 – 1969
Slick! – You Don’t Like Me (‘cuz I Rock & Roll)- Slick! -2016

Piper – Who’s Your Boyfriend – Piper-1976
Dave Cope (Featuring Tony Catastrophe, Demian Mason, Andy Keenan, Claire Wadsworth and Ali Wadsworth) – Business or Pleasure-The Cosmic So and So Sessions
Van Duren – Grow Yourself Up-Are You Serious? – 1977
Big Star – Kizza Me-3rd – 1978

Cockney Rebel – Tumbling Down –The Psychomodo – 1974
Laura Cantrell – When The Roses Bloom Again-When The Roses Bloom Again – 2002

Closing Theme
Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections – 1997

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Show 204: Revolver – Playlist & Archived Stream

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The Beatles “Revolver” was released 50 years ago on Aug 5th. Listen Up! pays tribute to the timeless album that still serves as the template for any guitar based rock/pop band. Hear the whole album presented by different artists as well as recordings that were inspired by this influential album.

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Playlist (Artist -Title -Year of song)
Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level – 1996

Music Machine – Taxman- (Turn On) The Music Machine – 1966
Zoot – Eleanor Rigby – Zoot – 1971
R. Stevie Moore – I’m Only Sleeping –Warning – 1988
The Trypes – Love You To-The Explorers Hold – The Explorers Hold – 1984
David Gilmour – Here, There And Everywhere-Rattle That Lock – 2015
The Watts 103rd. Street Rhythm Band – Yellow Submarine –Hot Heat And Sweet Groove – 1967
Kyf Brewer – She Said, She Said –Bright Jewels – 2002

Claudine Longet – Good Day Sunshine –The Look Of Love – 1967
The Jam – And Your Bird Can Sing –Sound Affects [Deluxe Edition] – 1980
Blackwater Park – For No One – Dirt Box – 1972
Pugwash – Dr. Robert –On With The Show/Doctor Robert – 2010
Melvins – I Want To Tell You –Basses Loaded – 2016
Green Pajamas – Got Get To You Into My Life – Various: Mojo-Revolver Reloaded – 2006
801 – TNK (Tomorrow Never Knows)-801 Live -1976

The Beatles – Paperback Writer –Hey Jude – 1966
Bee Gees – In My Own Time – 1st – 1967
The Gurus – Big Sea –  The Gurus -2009
Malcolm Mitchell – Sightseer – Various: Apricot Hash In The Hourglass – 1969
The Steppes – Tourist From Time Not Yet- Stewdio – 1988

Squire – No Time Tomorrow –No Time Tomorrow/Don’t Cry To Me – 1982
Los Shakers – Espero Que Les Guste – Shakers For You – 1966
St, John’s Alliance – What’s In A Name-“Sketchbook” Volume 1 – 198?
The Zombies – A Rose For Emily –Odessey & Oracle – 1968

Gene Clark – Elevator Operator –Gene Clark With The Gosdin Brothers – 1967
Spongetones – Better Take It Easy –Beat & Torn – 1982
Blossom Toes – Telegram Tuesday-We Are Ever So Clean – 1967

Jellyfish – The King Is Half-Undressed – Bellybutton -1990
The Merry-Go-Round – She Laughed Loud –Listen, Listen: The Best of Emitt Rhodes-1967
The Rutles – Joe Public –Archaeology – 1986
Th Beatles – Rain-Hey Jude-1966

Closing Theme
Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections – 1997

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Show 203: Suspending Time For The Afternoon – Playlist & Archived Stream

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Time is suspended and the new and old, known and unknown collide and mesh into an afternoon of sonic delights.  Radio for people who listen to music, not just hear it.

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Playlist (Artist -Title -Year of song)
Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level – 1996

10cc – Art For Art’s Sake –How Dare You! – 1976
John Cale – Rosegarden Funeral Of Sores- Sabotage/Live -1979
David Bowie – Blackout – Heroes – 1977

Gong – A Sprinkling Of Clouds- You – 1974

Fun Boy Three – The Lunatics (Have Taken Over the Asylum)- Fun Boy Three -1982
Ian Dury – Reasons To Cheerful Pt. 3-New Boots And Panties!!– 1977

Heron Oblivion – Your Hollows –Heron Oblivion – 2016
Angela Perley And The Howlin’ Moons – Dandelion Kisses –Homemade Vision – 2016
Fleetwood Mac – Bare Trees –Bare Trees – 1972
Little Scream – Dark Dance-Cult Following – 2016

Okay Temiz – Dokuz Sekiz- Various: Turkish Freakout: Psych Folk Singles 1969-80 – 1975
Yoko Ono – Mind Train (edit)- Onobox – 1972
Curved Air – Puppets – Second Album – 1971
Shock Move – Evil War – Various: Those Shocking, Shaking Days: Indonesia Hard, Psychedelic, Progressive Rock And Funk 1970-1978 – 1971

Kevin Ayers – Lunatics Lament – Shooting At The Moon – 1970
Genesis – The Serpent –From Genesis To Revelation – 1969
Damon & Naomi – Tanka –Damon & Naomi With Ghost – 2000
The Asteroid #4 – My Love –These Flowers Of Ours: A Treasury of Witchcraft and Devilry – 2008
Spacemen 3 – Come Down Easy (demo)-Forged Prescriptions – 1987

Closing Theme
Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – 1997

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Show 202: It Will Melt Your Walkman – Playlist And Archived Stream

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This week on Listen Up!, hear some hot and sticky, sort of messy, sludgy and loud rawk and roll from the mid 80’s to early 90’s that promises to “melt your Walkman”.

Blame the weather.

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Playlist (Artist -Title -Year of song)
Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level – 1996

Mudhoney – In “n” Out Of Grace –Superfuzz Bigmuff – 1988
Death of Samantha – Coca-Cola & Licorice –Strungout On Jargon – 1985
Butthole Surfers – Moving To Florida –Cream Corn from the Socket of Davis – 1985
Slint – Washer –Spiderland – 1991

Screaming Trees – Ocean of Confusion –Uncle Anesthesia – 1991

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Bellbottoms –Orange – 1994
The Gories – You Make It Move -I Know You Fine, But How You Doin’– 1990
The Flaming Lips – Strychnine/Peace Love & Understanding –The Day They Shot A Hole In The Jesus Egg (1989-1991) – 1990

Mothra – I Love My Shirt –Leaning On The Fridge – 1995
Velvet Monkeys – Rock The Nation-  Rock The Nation b/w Why Don’t We Do It In The Road? – 1991
Jack Lord’s Hair – Trailer Park – The Difference Between Trash and Garbage – 1988
Redd Kross – Deuce – Teen Babes From Monsanto – 1984

Rat At Rat R – Amer$ide – Amer$ide Rock And Roll Is Dead Long Live Rat At Rat R – 1985
Psyclone Rangers – I Wanna Be Jack Kennedy – Feel Nice – 1993
Original Sins – Later Than You Think – Party’s Over – 1990

Rodney & The Tube Tops – I Hate The 90’s – I Hate The 90/Tube Tops Forever / Cellphone Madness – 1997
King Missile – Take Stuff From Work –Fluting on the Hump – 1987
The Unband – We Like to Drink and We Like to Play Rock and Roll –Chung Wayne Lo Mein – 1984
Uptown Bones – Do Watcka Do –Various: A La Folie! – 1992
Sonic Youth – Is It My Body? –Various: Alice Cooper Tribute– 1991

O Mighty Isis – Rock N Roll Band – 1994
Swamp Oaf – Sad Minnow –Swamp Oaf – 1989
Dinosaur (Jr) – Repulsion – Repulsion – 1985
Meat Puppets – We Don’t Exist – Too High to Die – 1994

Thomas Jefferson Slave Apartments – Quarrel With The World – Bait and Switch – 1995
Supersuckers – Born With A Tail – The Sacrilicious Sounds of the Supersuckers – 1995
Half Japanese – U.S. Teens Are Spoiled Bums – Music To Strip By – 1987

Closing Theme
Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – 1997

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Show 201: Musique Pop Française – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Bastille Day, it seems like a good excuse to play nothing but French pop from the sixties. Tune in for the French twist on rock, garage,  soul, freakbeat, psychedelia and more.  Hear originals and even covers of UK and US hits.

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Playlist (Artist -Title -Year of song)
Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level – 1996

Jacqueline Taieb – Sept Heures Du Matin -1967
Jacques Dutronc – Le Responsable -1969
Annie Markan – Ton obsession me poursuit (Nowhere to Run) –
David Alexandre Winter – Qu’est-ce que j’ai dansé !(I Can’t Stop Dancing) -1965
Christine Pilzer – Mon p’tit homme spatial -1967

Delphine – La Fermeture Éclair (In the Past) -1966
Jack Tresse – Je Suis Un Éléphant -1969
Francoise Hardy – Comment Te Dire Adieu -1968
Arlette Zola – Mathématique Elémentaire -1967
Dan Et Vanny – Personne dans cette ville (Summer in the City) -1966

France Gall – Laisse Tomber Les Filles -1964
Elisa – Ecoutez -1967
Nicolas Nils – Il Faut Trimer Dur(Pushing too Hard) -1967
Brigitte Bardot- Harley Davidson -1967
Monty – Une Fois (For Your Love) – 1965
Les Dauphins – Serrons-Nous La Main  -1966

Chris – Nevralgie Particuliere -1966
Erick St. Laurent – Le Temps D’y Penser -1966
Elizabeth – Je Suis Sublime -1967
George De Giafferi – Sado Maso -1967

Michel Polnareff – La poupée qui fait non -1966
Tiny Yong – Le Sauvage -1964
Nicoletta – Le Grand Amour (Son of a Preacher Man) -1969
Joanna – Hold up inusité -1969
Chantal Goya – Il Court Les Filles -1966

Nino Ferrer – Les Hommes à tout faire -1966
Ronnie Bird – Chante (I only can give you everything) -1966
Jacques Filh – wraaaach !!! -1968
Les Bowlers – Il Est Trop Tard -1966
Marie Laforet – Marie douceur Marie colère (Paint it black) -1968

Serge Gainsbourg – Requiem Pour Un Con -1966
Stone – Le Nénuphar -1967
Eileen – Ces Bottes Sont Faites Pour Marcher (These Boots are Made for Walking) -1966
Sydney – J’Aime Bien La Nature -1967

Les Jets – On Est Quatre Copains -1964
Larry Greco – C’est Fini, Bien Fini -1965
Les Parisiennes – On Recoit, On Envoie -1969
Antoine – Un elephant me regarde -1966
Frank Alamo – Heureux tous les deux (Happy Together) -1967

Closing Theme
Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – 1997

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Listen Up! Celebrates 200 Shows Image Who’s Who

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Mika Fukui
Kazuhiko Kato

Nick DrakeFred Schneider – Cindy Wilson – Kate Pierson Iggy PopBob DylanVivian StanshallEdgar Allan PoeJoey Ramone Mark MothersbaughBrian WilsonGram ParsonsSly StoneKeith Richard

Johnny RottenAldous Huxley Keith Strickland – Ricky WilsonRobin – BatmanGene ClarkSandy Denny Herman MunsterAlbert HoffmanAndy Warhol Johnny Ramone -Tommy Ramone – Dee Dee RamoneAl AndersonShemp Howard Robert FrippRay Davies – Dave Davies –  MoondogNick ToschesMarcel Duchamp

Porter Wagoner – Sterling Morrison – Moe Tucker – Lou Reed – John CalePeter Stampfel – Steve WeberJack Lord – Link WraySun RaWoody GuthrieHomer SimpsonWanda Jackson Lenny – SquigieMarc BolanDoc Ellis

HR PufNStuffGeorge Harrison – John Lennon Mr. MarkRingo Starr – Paul McCartneyDoug SahmResidentDolores EricksonTom Casetta Snorky David BowieJoey WelzPoison Ivy  – Evel KneivelBrian Eno

Fleegle – BingoAliestar Crowley Kate BushSyd Barrett

Drooper

Show 200:Playlist and Archived Stream

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Listen Up! celebrates it’s 200th show with more of the music you have come to love and discover every week.

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Playlist (Artist -Title- Album – Year of song)
Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level – Experiment Zero – 1996

The Tweeds – I Need That Record –Various: Yellow Pills: Prefill – A Powerful Pop Prescription – 1981
Jim Boggia – Bubblegum 45’s –Fidelity Is The Enemy – 2001
Great Plains – Letter To A Fanzine –Naked At The Buy, Sell, And Trade – 1985
R. Stevie Moore – Play Myself Some Music –The Future Is Worse Than The Past – 1999
Marah – Why Independent Record Stores Fail –Point Breeze – 2000

King Crimson – Elephant Talk –Discipline – 1981
Devo – Beautiful World –New Traditionalists – 1981

The Kinks – Victoria –Arthur or The Decline and Fall of the British Empire – 1969
Kate Bush – Oh England My Lionheart –Lionheart – 1978

The B-52’s – 52 Girls –The B-52’s – 1978
The Banana Splits – I’m Gonna Find A Cave –We’re The Banana Splits – 1969
Leopards – Psychedelic Boy –Magic Still Exists – 1987

The Ramones – I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend –The Ramones – 1976
Slade – Coz I Love You –Sladest – 1972
Blue Oyster Cult – She’s As Beautiful As A Foot-Blue Oyster Cult – 1972

The Pixies Three – Birthday Party –Various: Growin’ Up Too Fast: The Girl Group Anthology – 1963
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers – Ice Cream Man –Rock ‘N’ Roll With The Modern Lovers – 1977
The Yardbirds – Ha Ha Said The Clown –Ultimate!  – 1967
Tom Waits – Pony –Mule Variations – 1999
The Residents – Birthday Boy-Duck Stab / Buster & Glen – 1978

The Bonzo Dog Band – Big Shot –Gorilla – 1967
Sun Ra and his Myth Science Arkestra – Interplanetary Music –Interstellar Low Ways – 1956
The Cramps – Don’t Eat Stuff Off The Sidewalk –Psychedelic Jungle – 1981
Moondog – Theme- Moondog – 1969

Marianne Faithfull – Incarceration Of A Flower Child –Vagabond Ways-1999
Syd Barrett – Terrapin –The Madcap Laughs – 1970
Beach Boys – Wonderful – Smile– 1967
Gene Clark – With Tomorrow –White Light – 1971

Tyrannosaurus Rex- King of the Rumbling Spires –Unicorn – 1969
Robert Calvert – Ejection –Captain Lockheed And The Starfighters– 1974
Sadistic Mika Band – Time Machine- Black Ship – 1974

Closing Theme
Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections – 1997

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