Show 255: Remembering Grant Hart – Playlist and Archived Stream

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This week, Listen Up! pays tribute to Grant Hart who passed away last week. We will hear some of his work with Hüsker Dü as well as his solo and Nova Mob recordings.

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

Husker Du- Pink Turns To Blue –Zen Arcade -1984
Grant Hart – 2541- Intolerance -1989
Husker Du – Diane –Metal Circus-1983

Nova Mob – Over My Head –Last Days Of Pompeii-1991
Grant Hart – Nobody Rides For Free-Good News For Modern Man-1999
Husker Du – She Floated Away –Warehouse-Songs And Stories-1987

Grant Hart – Awake Arise! -The Argument-2013
Grant Hart – You’re The Reflection Of The Moon On The Water –Hot Wax-2009

Husker Du – Wheels-Everything Falls Apart & More-1983
Husker Du – Books About UFO’s –New Day Rising -1985
Husker Du – Don’t Want To Know If You Are Lonely –Candy Apple Grey-1988
Husker Du – Green Eyes-Flip Your Wig-1985

Husker Du – She’s A Woman (And Now He Is A Man) –Warehouse-Songs And Stories-1987
Grant Hart – Now That You Know Me –Intolerance -1989
Husker Du – Standing By The Sea –Zen Arcade -1984
Grant Hart – A Letter From Anne Marie –Good News For Modern Man-1999
Nova Mob – Evergreen Memorial Drive –Nova Mob -1994

Grant Hart – Barbara –Hot Wax-2009
Husker Du – Sorry Somehow –Candy Apple Grey-1988

Husker Du – Flexible Flyer –Flip Your Wig-1985

Husker Du – Girl Who Lives On Heaven Hill –New Day Rising -1985
Grant Hart – It Isn’t Love –The Argument-2013
Grant Hart – Think It Over Now-Good News For Modern Man-1999
Nova Mob – Admiral Of The Sea-Last Days Of Pompeii-1991
Grant Hart – Come, Come – 2541 12″ -1988

Posies – Grant Hart-Amazing Disgrace-1996

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 254: Bright Highlights and Dark Shadows – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Indulge in the Prog-Rock and assorted related sounds (better known as music my (and quite possibly your) high school photography teacher played for the class”)

Listen Up!: Where the cool, the classic, the corny and even the cringe-worthy collide.

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

Yes – Time And A Word –Time And A Word-1970
Steve Hackett – Every Day-Spectral Mornings-1979
Caravan – C’Thlu Thlu –For Girls Who Grow Plump In The Night -1973

Van der Graaf Generator – Scorched Earth –Godbluff-1975

Judas Priest – Epitaph –Sad Wings of Destiny-1976
Genesis – Seven Stones –Nursery Cryme-1971

Crack The Sky – Hold On –Crack The Sky-1975
Happy The Man – Stumpy Meets The Firecracker In Stencil Forest-Happy The Man -1977
Rush – Natural Science –Permanent Waves-1980

Can – Vitamin C –Ege Bamyasi-1972
Amon Düül II – Archangel Thunderbird-Lemmingmania-1970
Omega – Gyöngyhajú lány-10000 lépés-1969
Aphrodite’s Child – Aegan Sea-666-1972
Gentle Giant – Knots-Octopus-1972

King Crimson – The Letters –Islands -1971
Patto – The Man-Patto-1970
Crack The Sky- Flight Of The Ibis-Crack The Sky-1975

Jethro Tull – Heavy Horses –Heavy Horses-1977
The Soft Machine – Memories –Jet-Propelled Photographs-1967
Pink Floyd – A Pillow Of Winds –Meddle-1971

Egg – Fugue In D Minor-Anthology  -1970

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 253: It Sounds Real – Playlist and Archived Stream

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A show filled with old and new music, usually of a psychedelic nature. Genres include (but not limited to): garage, folk & folk rock, power pop, prog rock, and also a wide selection of interesting and rare singer-songwriter, harmony pop, soft rock, lounge-rock, punk and glam rock, space jazz, avant-garde, vanity-pressings and “outsider” albums.

Listen Up!: Where the cool, the classic, the corny and even the cringe-worthy collide.

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

Hawkwind – Urban Guerilla –Doremi Fasol Latido-1973
Pink Floyd – Scream Thy Last Scream –The Early Years 1965-1972 -1967
The Soft Boys – When I Was A Kid-Can Of Bees-1979
Monochrome Set – He’s Frank –Strange Boutique-1980

Anton Barbeau – The Clothes I Want To Wear –King of Missouri-2002
Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci – Beth Sy’n Digwydd I’r Fuwch –Tatay-1994

Love – The Good Humor Man He Sees Everything Like This –Forever Changes-1967
David Kilgour – Sun of God-The Far Now-2007
David Bowie – Dollar Days –Blackstar-2016

Original Sins – Alice D. –Self Destruct-1990
Jennifer Gentle – Mad House –Funny Creatures Lane-2002
Thee Oh Sees – Destroyed Fortress Reappears –Help-2009
The Red Krayola – Dairymaid’s Lament –God Bless The Red Krayola and All Who Sail With It-1968

The Millennium – There Is Nothing More To Say-Begin-1968
The Monkees – As We Go Along -Head-1968
Tim Buckley – Phantasmagoria In Two-Hello & Goodbye-1967
Game Theory – No Love –Supercalifragile-2017
Pete Ham – No More -7 Park Avenue

Jad Fair and R. Stevie Moore – Stationary –FairMoore-2002
Opposite Sex – Supermarket-Hamlet-2016
Home Service – Only Men Fall In Love –Only Men Fall In Love-1981
The Stranglers – Hanging Around –Rattus Norvegicus-1977

Jeffrey Lewis – I Saw A Hippie Girl On 8th Avenue –It’s The Ones Who’ve Cracked That The Light Shines Through-2003
Gene Clark – The Awakening Within –The Lost Studio Sessions 1964-1982-1970
Opal – Fell From The Sun –Early Recordings-1984
Kacy & Clayton – White Butte County –The Siren’s Song-2017
Jeanne Seely – Wichita Lineman –Jeanne Seely-1969

Daevid Allen/Kramer – On a Carpet of Foolscap-Hit Men-1996

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 252: Action Blitz – Playlist & Archived Stream

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Turning the clock back for an afternoon filled with 70’s glam stompers, bonehead crunchers, bubblegum boogie and other buried alive treats from that decade.

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

Slade – Get Down And Get With It -1971
Velvet Night – Freak Show -1970
Iron Knowledge – Show Stopper -1972
Barry Rolfe – Look The Business -1973

Cindy & Bert – Der Hund Von Baskerville -1971
Sparks – Girl From Germany -1973
Cheap Trick – Auf Wiedersehen-1978

Curved Air – Backstreet Luv-1975
Roxy Music – The Thrill Of It All -1974

Zodiac – Louie Louie -1976
Truth And Janey – Under My Thumb -1972
Grand Theft – Scream (It’s Eating Me Alive) -1972
Columbus – Standing ON The Corner -1974
Dickens – Don’t Talk About My Music -1971

Edgar Winter Group – Hangin’ Around -1972
The Osmonds – Hold Her Tight-1972
The Hudson Brothers – Three Of Us -1974
Sha Na Na – Bounce In Your Buggy -1972
Angel – Good Time Fanny -1974

Prism – See Forever Eyes -1978

Dana Gillespie – Andy Warhol -1971
Mick Ronson – Growing Up And I’m Fine -1974
Be Bop Deluxe – Ships In The Night -1976

Fanny – Charity Ball -1971
Frenzy- Poser -1976
Airship – Give Me A Can Of Spray Paint -1979

Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel – Tumbling Down-1975

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  – 1997

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Show 251: Listen Up! 251 -Playlist and Archived Stream

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

Sonic Youth – Youth Against Fascism-(clean version)- Youth Against Fascism 12″ – 1991
Fire Engines – We Don’t Need This Fascist Groove Thang –Fond-1981
Elvis Costello – Night Rally –This Years Model – 1978
The Green Pajamas – Kill The Power – Kill The Power – 2017

National Wake – International News -Walk In Africa 1979-81 – 1981
The Specials – Racist Friend -In the Studio-1984

David Crosby – What Are Their Names –If I Could Only Remember My Name-1971
Todd Snider – Conservative Christian, Right Wing, Republican, Straight, White, American Males –East Nashville Skyline – 2004
Fun Boy Three – The Lunatics (Have Taken Over The Asylum)-Fun Boy Three-1982

Charlie Haden- El Quinto Regimiento (The Fifth Regiment) / Los Cuatro Generales (The Four Generals) / Viva la Quince Brigada (Long Live the Fifteenth Brigade) –Liberation Music Orchestra-1970

The Ramones – Bonzo Goes To Bitburg –Mania-1988
The Prefab Messiahs – The Man Who Killed Reality –The Man Who Killed Reality -2017
The Soft Boys – I Wanna Destroy You –Underwater Moonlight-1980
Rondos – Which Side Will You Be On? –Which Side Will You Be On? [7” EP]-1980

Ritchie Havens – The Klan –  Various:  Say It Loud! A Celebration Of Black Music In America – 1967
Steel Pulse – Ku Klux Klan –Handsworth Revolution-1978
Linton Kwesi Johnson – Fite Dem Back –Forces Of Victory-1979

John Prine – Some Humans Ain’t Human –Fair & Square-2005
The Clash – Straight To Hell (Extended Unedited Version) –Clash on Broadway-1982
Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darker –You Want It Darker-2016

Bob Dylan – It’s Alright, Ma (I’m Only Bleeding)-Bringing It All Back Home-1965

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 250: And So On – Playlist And Archived Stream

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Your mid week, mid afternoon music escape filled with a wonderment of sound.

Listen Up!: Where the cool, the classic, the corny and even the cringe-worthy collide.

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

The Modern Lovers – Roadrunner – The Modern Lovers – 1972
The Seeds – Up In Her Room – A Web Of Sound – 1966
Charles Douglas – Summertime –The Lives Of Charles Douglas-1999

Siouxsie and The Banshees – Helter Skelter – The Scream – 1978
Brian Eno – Third Uncle – Taking Tiger Mountain By Strategy -1974
The Feelies – Gone, Gone, Gone – In Between – 2017
Orange Juice – Blue Boy – The Glasgow School – 1980

The Victor Dimisich Band – Better Off Dead – My Name Is K – 1981
Mud Pie Sun – Church Of Bitter Souls – Wooden Circle – 2012
Fred Neil – Cynicrustpetefredjon Raga – Fred Neil-1966

Yo La Tengo – Moby Octopad –I Can Hear The Heart Beating – 1997
Velvet Underground – What Goes On – Velvet Underground – 1969
The Dream Syndicate – Sure Thing –The Dream Syndicate EP – 1982
The Pin Group – Ambivalence – The Pin Group– 1981
Joy Division – Day Of The Lords –Unknown Pleasures – 1979

James T. Rao – A Garden Gives You Everything –Tao Window -1990
Spacemen 3 – Ode To Street Hassle – Perfect Prescription – 1987
Original Sins – Why Don’t You Smile Joan? – Big Soul -1987
Galaxie 500 – Fourth Of July –This Is Our Music –1990
Flowers From Hell – Mr.Tamborine Man –Odes – 2012
Espers – That Which Darkly Thrives  –III-2009

Glen Campbell – Jesus-Meet Glen Campbell-2008

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 249: Unpopular Pop Tunes – Playlist and Archived Stream

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…or is it pop tunes for unpopular people? Tune in for hooks and harmonies, riffs, jangle, fuzz and all that other biff! bang! pow!

Listen Up!: Where the cool, the classic, the corny and even the cringe-worthy collide.

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

The Split Squad – Superman Says –Now Hear This-2013
The Who – Girl’s Eyes –The Who Sell Out-1967
Small Faces – Understanding -The Decca Anthology 1965-1967-1966
Terry Reid – Tinker Taylor –Bang, Bang You’re Terry Reid-1968

Anton Barbeau – Losing You Makes Crucifixion Easy-Empire of Potential-2013
Tubey Frank – The News –Lost in the Woods-2017
The dB’s – Happenstance –Repercussion-1982

The Flamin’ Groovies – You Tore Me Down -Shake Some Action – 1976
NRBQ – This Love Is True –High Noon: A 50-Year Retrospective-1989
The Rutles – Let’s Be Natural –The Rutles -1977

The Stents – Nobody Love The Hulk-Stents/Improbables split 7in – 2015
Beat Happening – Midnight A Go-Go-Jamboree-1988
She – Outta Reach –She…Wants A Piece Of You!-1970

The Improbables – Gotta Calm Down –Stents/Improbables split 7in -2015
The Ogres – (Do The)Crouch-(Do the) Crouch / In and Out -2017
The Slot Cars – I Won’t Move To New Jersey For You –Don’t Hassle Us, We’re Local!-2016

Nobunny – Chuck Berry Holiday –Love Visions-2008
The Band – Promise Land –Moondog Matinee-1976
Ronnie Hawkins – Who Do You Love –Various: Rockin’ Bones: 1950s Punk & Rockabilly-1963
Dr. Feelgood – Casting My Spell –All Through The City -1979
JD McPherson – Firefly -Signs & Signifiers-2010
Moon Mullican – The Wedding Of The Bugs –Moon’s Rock-1959

Bobby Fuller Four – Fool Of Love –I Fought The Law-1966
Brinsley Schwarz – Happy Doing What We’re Doing –Nervous On The Road-1972
Beau Brummels – Still In Love With You Baby-Autumn of Their Years-1966

Stiv Bators- The Last Year –It’s Cold Outside/The Last Year -1979
Vertebrats – Left In The Dark –Various: Destination Bomp: Best Of Bomp Records (1977-94)-1981

The Breakers – Radio Love -Radio Love /My Momma Told Me-1981
Wishniaks – Wishful Thinking –Wishful Thinking/Wicked Pygmy Summer-1990
Mitch Easter – Time Warping –Dynamico-2007
Game Theory – Here It Is Tomorrow –Big Shot Chronicles-1986

Sparks – Nothing To Do-Profile: The Ultimate Sparks Collection-1976

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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