Show 298: This Is A Show Image – Playlist and Archived Stream


A show filled with old and new music. Genres can 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)

The Dandy Warhols – Bohemian Like You –13 Tales From Urban Bohemia – 2000
Robyn Hitchcock – Sometimes I Wish A Pretty Girl –I Often Dream Of Trains – 1984
David Bowie – Queen Bitch – Hunky Dory – 1971
Temples – Shelter Song –Sun Structures -2014

Love – Softly To Me – Love-1966
Syd Barrett – Gigolo Aunt –Barrett-1970
Anton Barbeau – Mushroom Box, 1975-In The Village Of The Apple Sun-2007

Jeffery Lewis – Cult Boyfriend-A Turn in the Dream-Songs=2011

The Jesus and Mary Chain – You Trip Me Up -The Power Of Negative Thinking: B-Sides And Rarities-1985
The Velvet Underground – Ride Into The Sun – Another View – 1969
Love and Rockets – Seventh Dream of Teenage Heaven – Seventh Dream of Teenage Heaven -1985
Air – Playground Love – Virgin Suicides – 2000
Roxy Music – Sea Breezes-Roxy Music-1972

Crazy Dates – Crazy Date – Various: Sin Alley – 1959
The Fun Boy Three – Our Lips Are Sealed -Waiting-1983
The Flying Lizards – Sex Machine –Sex Machine –1984

This Mortal Coil – Late Night –Blood – 1991
The Millennium – I Just Want To Be Your Friend –Magic Time-1968
Vivian Stanshall – Calypso To Calapso -Teddy Boys Don’t Knit-1981
Kevin Ayers – Decedence –Bananamour-1974

The Flaming Lips – One Million Billionth of a Millisecond on a Sunday Morning-Oh My Gawd…-1987
Mercury Rev – Holes- Deserter’s Songs-1998
Espers – Flaming Telepaths-The Weed Tree=2005

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections  – 1997

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