Show 245: The Mid-Week, Mid-Afternoon Radio Show – Playlist & Archived Stream


More of the stuff you love to hear! Lots of rock ‘n’ roll, twang, fuzz, and assorted zany obscuro mayhem that jump out of your speakers.

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

Dr. John – The Patriotic Flag Waiver –Babylon-1969
Tom T. Hall – America The Ugly –Storyteller, Poet, Philosopher-1970
Doug Sahm – It’s Gonna Be Easy –Doug Sahm & Band -1973
Wild Bill Moore – Rock And Roll- Various: Black Rock Music Forbidden on U.S. Radio (1942-1955) – 1947

The Snaps – Polka Dot Eyes – Various: Crude PA – 1967
The Breakers – Don’t Send Me No Flowers – Various: Pebbles Vol.12– 1965
Flash & The Memphis Casuals – Uptight Tonight –Various: It Came From Memphis-1966
The Reigning Sound – Time Bomb High School –Time Bomb High School –2002

Martin Phillipps & The Chills – New Millennium –Sunburnt-1996
Guided By Voices – Closer You Are – Alien Lanes – 1995
The Who – I’m A Boy –Meaty, Beaty, Big & Bouncy-1966

The Secret Sister – You Don’t Own Me Anymore –You Don’t Own Me Anymore-2017
Lesley Gore – Je Ne Sais Plus – Je Ne Sais Plus –1963
Bryan Ferry – It’s My Party – These Foolish Things -1973
Blondie – In The Flesh – Blondie – 1976

Jimmy Reed – Ain’t That Lovin’ You Baby –Blues Masters-1958
The Rolling Stones – One More Try – Out Of Our Heads– 1964
Candy & The Kisses – The Last Time –The Last Time / Tonight ‘s The Night-1966

Brenda & The Tribulations – Walk On By –Dry Your Eyes-1967
The Searchers – The Empty Place –The Pye Anthology 1963-1967-1964
Dan Kibler – Trains And Boats And Planes –Various:Tribute To Burt Bacharach – What The World Needs Now-1998
The Zombies – I Can’t Make Up My Mind –The Decca Stereo Anthology-1964
St, John’s Alliance – Trip To The Sun –“Sketchbook” Volume 1-198?
Herman’s Hermits – What Is Wrong What Is Right –Into Something Good-1966

Geno Washington – Hummin’ –Various: Hipsters, Flipsters, Finger-Poppin’ Daddies-1967
Joe Tex – If Sugar Was As Sweet As You –The Love You Save (May Be Your Own)/If Sugar Was as Sweet as You-1966
Baby Washington – Run My Heart –Run My Heart / Your Fool -1965
Ellie Greenwich – I Want You To Be My Baby-I Want You To Be My Baby/Goodnight, Goodnight (What’s So Good About It?)-1967

Frampton Brothers – Bang Bang –Various ‎– Bonograph: Sonny Gets His Share -The Classic Songs Of Sonny Bono Interpreted By Today’s Hippest Artists – 1991
Cher – You Better Sit Down Kids –Once Again – 1968

Rockpile – Pet You And Hold You –Seconds Of Pleasure-1980
Kip Anderson – A Knife And Fork –Various: Chess Club Rhythm & Soul ‎-1966
Rockin’ Sidney – You Ain’t Nothing But Fine –Various: Zydeco Party!-1960
The Len Bright Combo – Young Upwardly Mobile And Stupid -The Len Bright Combo -1986

Swan Dive – We Are Two-Popcorn & a Mama Who Loves Me Too-2005

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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