Show 270: The Revolution Will Be Reissued (2017 Edition) – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Listen Up! will continue the look back at 2017 releases by focusing on the great reissues and compilations that came out last year. Lots of stuff that spans time and geography will surface.

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

The Yardbirds – I’m A Man –Yardbirds ’68-1968
Ben Carruthers & The Deep – Jack of Diamonds-Various: Making Time: A Shel Talmy Production – 1965
Lal & Mike Waterson — Bright Phoebus – Bright Phoebus-1972

Alice Coltrane – Om Shanti-World Spirituality Classics 1: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane
Yoko Ono – Run, Run, Run –Feeling The Space-1973

The Beatles – Strawberry Fields Forever ((Take 7)-Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band [50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition]-1967
Chris Bell – I Am The Cosmos (Acoustic Mix) –I Am the Cosmos (Deluxe Edition)-1978
Elliott Smith – I Figured You Out-Either Or (20th Anniversary Expanded Edition)-1997

Blaze Foley – Oval Room –The Lost Muscle Shoals Recordings-1984
Jackie Shane – In My Tenement-Any Other Way-1963
Fugi – Mary Don’t Take Me On No Bad Trip-Various: Running the Voodoo Down: Explorations in Psychrockfunksouljazz 1967-80 –1969

The Rolling Stones – Cops and Robbers –On Air -1964
The Creation – How Does It Feel To Feel-Action Painting-1967
Travis Wammack – It’s Karate Time-Various: Sounds of the Unexpected: Weird & Wacky Instrumentals from Pop’s Final Frontiers-1967
The Show Stoppers – Ain’t Nothing But A House Party –Various: Nothing But A House Party-The Birth Of The Philly Sound 1967-71 – 1968

The Jam – In The City (Demo) –1977-1977
Husker Dü- In A Free Land –Savage Young Dü-1982
The Replacements – Color Me Impressed-For Sale: Live at Maxwell’s 1986-1986
Montrose – Space Station #5-Montrose – 1973
Purple Sun – Dooms Day –Various: Warfaring Strangers: Acid Nightmares-1970

Acetone – Return From Ice –1992 – 2001-1993
Scotch Mist – Pamela-Various: Bob Stanley & Pete Wiggs Present: English Weather –1974

Happy End – Natsu Nandesu –Various: Even a tree can shed tears – Japanese folk and rock 1969-1973 – 1971
Claude Lombard – Sleep Well –Claude Lombard-1969
Look Blue Go Purple – Cactus Cat –Still Bewitched-1986

Neil Young – Powderfinger-Hitchhiker-1976

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections  – 1997

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Show 269: Some 2017 Faves – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Listen Up! is only going as far back as 2017 and playing some fave sounds from last year (not a “best of” countdown…just a collection of fave sounds from 2017). Two hours of fresh music (but with enough of the mold) from the past year.

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Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level – Experiment Zero – 1996

The Dream Syndicate – Glide-How Did I Find Myself Here-2017
Eyelids – Falling Eyes-Or-2017
The Bats – No Trace –The Deeps Set-2017
This Is The Kit – Moonshine Freeze-Moonshine Freeze-2017

Sparks – Edith Piaf (Said It Better Than Me)-Hippopotamus-2017
Sweet Apple – A Girl And A Gun -Sing The Night In Sorrow-2017

Rachel Kiel – Shot From A Cannon-Shot From A Cannon-2017
Filthy Friends – Any Kind Of Crowd-Invitation-2017
Kevin Morby – 1234-City Music-2017
Ron Gallo – All The Punks Are Domesticated –Heavy Meta-2017

Mavis Staples – If All I Was Was Black –If All I Was Was Black-2017
Father John Misty – When The God Of Love Returns There’ll Be Hell To Pay –Pure Comedy-2017
Simon Joyner – I’m Feeling It Today-Step into the Earthquake-2017

Peter Perrett – Something In My Brain –How The West Was Won– 2017
The National – Turtleneck –Sleep Well Beast-2017
Alvvays – Plimsoll Punks –-Antisocialites-2017
PRIESTS – Pink White House –Nothing Feels Natural-2017

Tamikrest – Mawarniha Tarit –Kidal-2017
The Church – Another Century -man woman life death infinity-2017

The Proper Ornaments – Memories –Foxhole-2017

The Len Price 3 – Paint Your Picture Well -Kentish Longtails-2017
Robyn Hitchcock – Mad Shelly’s Letterbox –Robyn Hitchcock-2017
Ty Segall – Orange Color Queen –Ty Segall-2017
Game Theory – Say Goodbye-Supercalifragile-2017

Psychic Temple – Dream Dictionary-IV-2017

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 268: Passages 2017 – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Listen Up! remembers some of those in the music world that left us in 2017.

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Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level – Experiment Zero – 1996

King Crimson – Starless-Red-1974
The Roches – Hammond Song-The Roches -1979
Mick Softley – Time Machine –Various: Space Age Moonbeams – 1970

David Peel & The Lower East Side – Mother Where Is My Father? – Have A Marijuana – 1968
Those Darlins – Screws Get Loose-Screws Get Loose-2011
The Easybeats – Heaven And Hell-Collection-1967
AC/DC – You Ain’t Got A Hold On Me – High Voltage – 1975

Chuck Berry – Memphis, Tennessee-1960
Wayne Cochran – The Coo- Various:  Humdinger – 1959
Sonny Burgess – Red Headed Woman –Various: Sun Rockabilly Essentials -1958
Mel Tillis – Mental Revenge-Stateside-1966
Glen Campbell – Guess I’m Dumb -Various: Pet Projects – The Brian Wilson Productions-1965
The Partridge Family – We Gotta Get Out Of This Place –The Partridge Family Notebook-1972

Can – Vitamin C-Ege Bamyasi-1972
Holger Czukay – Ode To Perfume –On The Way To The Peak Of Normal-1981
Peter Principle – Pandemonium Spring -Sedimental journey-1985
Grandaddy – Miner At The Dial-A-View –The Sophtware Slump-2000

The Smithereens – Behind The Wall Of Sleep- Especially For You – 1986
Husker Du – Sorry Somehow -Candy Apple Grey-1986
Lollipop Shoppe – You Must Be A Witch-Various: Nuggets: Original Artyfacts from the First Psychedelic Era 1965-1968-1968

Steely Dan – Pretzel Logic-Pretzel Logic-1974
Opal – Happy Nightmare Baby –Happy Nightmare Baby-1987
Tommy Keene – Places That Are Gone -Places That Are Gone

Mott The Hoople – The Ballad Of Mott The Hoople-Mott- 1973

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Show 267: Cool Yule Time Is Here Again!- Playlist and Archived Stream

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It is that time of year again. Grab the nog, sport the Santa hats and reindeer antlers, trim the tree and join the Xmess party.

Listen Up! is getting into the holiday spirit with the annual collection of offbeat, cool and zany seasonal musical treats.

Note: While spirited and at times invigorating, these are not traditional holiday singalongs.

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Playlist (Artist -Title)

Wild Billy Childish & the Musicians of the British Empire – A Quick One (Pete Townsend’s Christmas)

Jimmy McGriff – White Christmas
Art Carney – ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
Cheap Trick – Come On Christmas

Terry Huvall Cajan Band – Jingle Bell Rock
The Bellrays – Poor Old Rudolph
The Qualities- It’s Christmas Time
Bobbie Boyle With The Singers – Santa Claus Goes Modern
Babs Gonzales – Rock and Roll Santa Claus
Johnny Preston – (I Want A) Rock And Roll Guitar

The Db’s – Holiday Spirit
Ciao Bella – Christmas Time
Shonen Knife – Space Christmas
Barry Gordon – Zoomah The Santa Claus From Mars

The Cavedogs – Santa’ Going To Leave The White House A Lump Of Coal
3 Aces & A Joker – Sleigh Bell Rock
Machel – Soca Santa
The Aggrovators – Santa Claus Dub
Jimmy Jules & The Nuclear Sound System – Xmas Done Got Funky

Robyn Hitchcock – The Day Before Boxing Day
The Tail Draggers – Let’s Talk About Claus
The Dollyrots – Because I’m Santa
Soupy Sales – Santa Claus Is Surfin’ To Town

Mojo Nixon & The Toadliquors – Sleigh Ride
Chuck Picklesimer – Help Wanted
Bob Bradburn – Tiny Tony
Bobby Helms- The Old Year Is Gone
Homer & Jethro – Ornaments
The Hickoids – Eggnog & Whiskey
The Minus 5 – Your Christmas Whiskey

Ashley Dees – Santa’s Coming In a Whirling Bird
Syd Straw – (I’m Always Touched By Your) Presents, Dear
Graham Parker – Christmas Mugs
Hasil Adkins – Blue Christmas

Ted Lyons – The Only Law That Santa Claus Understood
The Shells – Happy Holiday
Milt Patrick – Merry Twistmas
Fleshtones – Champagne Of Christmas

NRBQ – Christmas Wish

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Show 266: Woodsmoke And Pine Needles – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Soothing psych-tinged sonic soundscapes to accompany the crunch of broken pine needles underfoot.

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

Kinky Friedman – Sold American –Sold American-1973
Amen Dunes – Everybody Is Crazy – Love – 2014
Bill Fay – Methane River –Bill Fay-1970
Terry Reid – Milestones-River-1973

Heron Oblivion – Beneath Fields –Heron Oblivion-2016

Fleetwood Mac – Underway –Then Play On-1969
Planet Earth Rock’n’Roll Orchestra – Mountain Song #3 – P.E.R.R.O-1971
Neil Young – Birds-After The Gold Rush-1970
Marah – A Melody of Rain –Marah Presents Mountain Minstrelsy of Pennsylvania-2014

Ronnie Lane & Slim Chance – Chicken Wired –Anymore for Anymore-1974
Doug Sahm – Wallflower-Doug Sahm And Band-1972
Kacy & Clayton – The Siren’s Song-The Siren’s Song-2017
Sweet Tea – If I Were A Carpenter-If I Were A Carpenter-2009
The Kinks – Two Sisters – Something Else-1967
Margo Guyran – Don’t Go Away-  Take A Picture – 1968

Robyn Hitchcock – Autumn is Your Last Chance- I Often Dream Of Trains – 1984
Bob Dylan & The Band – wild Mountain Thyme –The Complete, Historic “Isle Of Wight” Concert, 1969 Another Self Portrait-1969
Steve Tilston – It’s Not My Place To Fall-an acoustic confusion-1971
Charlotte Dada – Don’t Let Me Down- Various: La Musique De Gold Coast Des Annees -1971

Jana Hunter – A Bright-Ass Light –Jana Hunter/Devendra Banhart-2005
Anna St, Louis – Fire –First Songs – 2017
Joni Mitchell – Hejira-Hejira-1976

Ted Lucas – It Is So Nice To Get Stoned – Ted Lucas-
Big Star – For You – Third-1978
Mercury Rev – Little Rhymes –All Is Dream-2001
The Autumn Defense – The Answer –Circles -2003

John Cale – I Keep A Close Watch- Helen Of Troy-1975

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 265: Platter Splatter – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Garage rock, rock & roll, three chord wonders, teenage symphonies and snarl, punk,/post punk, backwards guitar,Rickenbacker, Farfisa, Vox and 4-track recorders, girl groups, art damaged weirdos, phasing and fuzz, trashy R&B,paisley, black, velvet and leather, feedback, retro soul, beads, berets and safety-pins, Shindig! Hullabaloo, Where The Action Is, Trouser Press, Rock Scene, Bomp! and Creem, drippy mascara, psych rock…obscurities & rarities, past and present, and the simply strange….and assorted action shakin’ sounds!

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

John Lennon – Give Me Some Truth – Imagine – 1971
Nick Lowe – Little Hitler – Jesus Of Cool – 1978
Freud, Marx, Engels, and Jung (National Lampoon) – Lemmings Lament- Lemmings OST – 1973

The Third Bardo – I’m Five Years Ahead Of My Time-Various:  Nuggets (Original Artyfacts From The First Psychedelic Era 1965-1968) – 1967
Water Witches – 9Lives- Halcyon-2017
The Pink Floyd – Lucifer Sam – The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn – 1967
Creatures Of The Golden Dawn – Don’t Give It Up Now -An Incident At Owl Creek – 2006
The Chesterfield Kings – Help You Ann –The Singles A’s And B’s (1978-2001)-1998

Blue Öyster Cult – The Revenge Of Vera Gemini-Agents of Fortune -1976
The Real Gone – Bells Are Ringing- Various: The Deadly Spawn-1985
Patti Smith – Till Victory –Easter – 1978
Roky Erickson & The Aliens -Two Headed Dog (Red Temple Prayer)- The Evil One – 1980

Max Frost And The Troopers – Free Lovin’ – Wild In The Streets  OST – 1968
Flamin’ Groovies – Rumble- Flamingo -1971
Romeo Void – Apache- Various: Disturbing The Peace-1981

The Velvet Underground – All Tomorrow’s Parties –The Velvet Underground and Nico-1967
The Warlocks – Song For Nico-The Warlocks-2000
The Warlocks (ZZ Top) – Lifes A Misery -Various: Acid Visions: Best Of The ’60’s Texas Punk & Psychedelic – 1967
The Warlocks – (Grateful Dead) – Can’t Come Down -Various: Love Is the Song We Sing: San Francisco Nuggets 1965-70 – 1965
The Warlocks – Beware-Various: Back from the Grave vol 9 – 1966

Holly Golightly – She Said-Truly She Is None Other – 2003
The Pandoras – It just Ain’t True –It’s About Time – 1984

The Detroit Cobras – Cha Cha Twist-Mink Rat Or Rabbit-1998
King Perry – Get Out Of My Face – Various: House Rockin’ -1952
Lucky Lewis – I’m Not Teasing –Various: Jerk Bam Boom-1963
Jimmy Hughes – I’m The Loving Physician –Why Not Tonight-1967

Modern Lovers – I’m Straight- The Modern Lovers-1976
The Shandels – Mary Mary –Various: Back From The Grave Vol. 6-1965
Bruthers – The Courtship Of Rapunzel-Various: Garage Beat ’66 Speak Of The Devil – 1966
Q65 – Cry In The City -Various: Nuggets II: Original Artyfacts From the British Empire and Beyond, 1964-1969 – 1966
The Outsiders – Filthy Rich –The Outsiders – 1967

The Rezillos – It Gets Me-Can’t Stand -1978

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 264: Chewing Out The Rhythm – Playlist and Archived Stream

 

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Lots of hooks, riffs, harmonies, fat chords, jangle, and more!

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

The Kinks – Animal Farm –The Kinks are the Village Green Preservation Society-1968
Flamin’ Groovies – I Can’t Hide – Shake Some Action-1976
The Minus 5 – Blue Rickenbacker – Of Monkees and Men – 2016
The Byrds – Thoughts And Words – Younger Than Yesterday -1967
Blue – Look Around – Blue -1973

The Cowsills – Anything Changes –Painting The Day -1969
Further – J.O. Eleven-Grimes Golden-1994

David Cassidy – Tomorrow-Home Is Where The Heart Is-1976
Emitt Rhodes – Really Wanted You – Mirror – 1971

The Quick – It Won’t Be Long – Mondo Deco-1976
The Sneetches – …And I’m Thinking –Form of Play: A Retrospective-1992
St. John’s Alliance – The Rifleman –“Sketchbook” Volume 1-198?
Briggs Beall- 6-7-8- Moral Complication -1984
The Apartments – Help – Various: Can’t Stop It! Australian Post-Punk 1978-82 ‎- 1979

Tommy Keene – Back To Zero Now-Places That Are Gone EP-1984
Big Star – Back Of A Car –Radio City -1974
Game Theory – Curse of The Frontierland – Real Nighttime – 1985
Badfinger – Meanwhile Back at the Ranch/Should I Smoke- Wish You Were Here -1974

Milk ‘n” Cookies – (Dee, Dee You’re) Stuck On A Star-Milk ‘n” Cookies-1975
The Go-Gos – We Got The Beat (Stiff Single)-Various: The Big Stiff Box Set-1980
The Move – Do Ya –The Complete Singles -1971

The Bongos – Telephoto Lens-Drums Along The Hudson – 1982
Last Leaves – Other Rivers –Other Towns Than Ours-2017
The Church – Almost With You- The Blurred Crusade – 1982

The Easybeats –I’ll Make You Happy (Just Like Your Mama Wants)-Friday On My Mind-1966
The Scruffs – I’m A Failure – Wanna Meet The Scruffs – 1977
Starz – Rock Six Times –Violation-1977
The Standells – Barracuda – Try It – 1967

The Ramones – I Don’t Care –Rocket To Russia-1977

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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