Show 374: The Other “Box”


Listen Up! explores television…the other “Box”.

Dinah Washington – TV Is A Thing This Year
The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy – Televison, The Drug Of The Nation
Violent Femmes – I Hate The TV
Bow Wow Wow – (I’m A) TV Savage
Santigold – The Keepers

Wilco – Kicking Television
Yo La Tengo – From A Motel 6

Arab Strap – (Afternoon) Soaps
The Dictators – Sleepin’ With The TV on

Bobby Wayne – TV Dream
Sammy Davis Jr- You Can Count On Me (Theme from Hawaii Five O)
Radio Birdman – Aloha Steve & Danno
The Young Fresh Fellows – TV Dream

Kursaal Flyers – Television Generation
Jefferson Airplane – Plastic Fantastic Lover
The Tubes – TV Is King

Black Flag – TV Party
Lazy Cowgirls – Green Acres
Husker Du – Love Is All Around (Mary Tyler Moore Theme)
The Dickies – Banana Splits Theme
Baby Flamehead – Action News Theme

Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention – I’m The Slime
Flying LIzards – TV
St. Vincent – Digital Witness
Magazine – TV Baby
The Cramps – TV Set

13111 – My Bible Is The Latest TV Guide
The Cucumbers – Don’t Watch TV
The Bongos – Video Eyes
The Victims – Television Addict

Robyn Hitchcock – Television
Scud Mountain Boys – Television

Gil Scott- Heron – The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

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