Show 204: Revolver – Playlist & Archived Stream

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The Beatles “Revolver” was released 50 years ago on Aug 5th. Listen Up! pays tribute to the timeless album that still serves as the template for any guitar based rock/pop band. Hear the whole album presented by different artists as well as recordings that were inspired by this influential album.

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

Music Machine – Taxman- (Turn On) The Music Machine – 1966
Zoot – Eleanor Rigby – Zoot – 1971
R. Stevie Moore – I’m Only Sleeping –Warning – 1988
The Trypes – Love You To-The Explorers Hold – The Explorers Hold – 1984
David Gilmour – Here, There And Everywhere-Rattle That Lock – 2015
The Watts 103rd. Street Rhythm Band – Yellow Submarine –Hot Heat And Sweet Groove – 1967
Kyf Brewer – She Said, She Said –Bright Jewels – 2002

Claudine Longet – Good Day Sunshine –The Look Of Love – 1967
The Jam – And Your Bird Can Sing –Sound Affects [Deluxe Edition] – 1980
Blackwater Park – For No One – Dirt Box – 1972
Pugwash – Dr. Robert –On With The Show/Doctor Robert – 2010
Melvins – I Want To Tell You –Basses Loaded – 2016
Green Pajamas – Got Get To You Into My Life – Various: Mojo-Revolver Reloaded – 2006
801 – TNK (Tomorrow Never Knows)-801 Live -1976

The Beatles – Paperback Writer –Hey Jude – 1966
Bee Gees – In My Own Time – 1st – 1967
The Gurus – Big Sea –  The Gurus -2009
Malcolm Mitchell – Sightseer – Various: Apricot Hash In The Hourglass – 1969
The Steppes – Tourist From Time Not Yet- Stewdio – 1988

Squire – No Time Tomorrow –No Time Tomorrow/Don’t Cry To Me – 1982
Los Shakers – Espero Que Les Guste – Shakers For You – 1966
St, John’s Alliance – What’s In A Name-“Sketchbook” Volume 1 – 198?
The Zombies – A Rose For Emily –Odessey & Oracle – 1968

Gene Clark – Elevator Operator –Gene Clark With The Gosdin Brothers – 1967
Spongetones – Better Take It Easy –Beat & Torn – 1982
Blossom Toes – Telegram Tuesday-We Are Ever So Clean – 1967

Jellyfish – The King Is Half-Undressed – Bellybutton -1990
The Merry-Go-Round – She Laughed Loud –Listen, Listen: The Best of Emitt Rhodes-1967
The Rutles – Joe Public –Archaeology – 1986
Th Beatles – Rain-Hey Jude-1966

Closing Theme
Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections – 1997

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Show 201: Musique Pop Française – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Bastille Day, it seems like a good excuse to play nothing but French pop from the sixties. Tune in for the French twist on rock, garage,  soul, freakbeat, psychedelia and more.  Hear originals and even covers of UK and US hits.

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

Jacqueline Taieb – Sept Heures Du Matin -1967
Jacques Dutronc – Le Responsable -1969
Annie Markan – Ton obsession me poursuit (Nowhere to Run) –
David Alexandre Winter – Qu’est-ce que j’ai dansé !(I Can’t Stop Dancing) -1965
Christine Pilzer – Mon p’tit homme spatial -1967

Delphine – La Fermeture Éclair (In the Past) -1966
Jack Tresse – Je Suis Un Éléphant -1969
Francoise Hardy – Comment Te Dire Adieu -1968
Arlette Zola – Mathématique Elémentaire -1967
Dan Et Vanny – Personne dans cette ville (Summer in the City) -1966

France Gall – Laisse Tomber Les Filles -1964
Elisa – Ecoutez -1967
Nicolas Nils – Il Faut Trimer Dur(Pushing too Hard) -1967
Brigitte Bardot- Harley Davidson -1967
Monty – Une Fois (For Your Love) – 1965
Les Dauphins – Serrons-Nous La Main  -1966

Chris – Nevralgie Particuliere -1966
Erick St. Laurent – Le Temps D’y Penser -1966
Elizabeth – Je Suis Sublime -1967
George De Giafferi – Sado Maso -1967

Michel Polnareff – La poupée qui fait non -1966
Tiny Yong – Le Sauvage -1964
Nicoletta – Le Grand Amour (Son of a Preacher Man) -1969
Joanna – Hold up inusité -1969
Chantal Goya – Il Court Les Filles -1966

Nino Ferrer – Les Hommes à tout faire -1966
Ronnie Bird – Chante (I only can give you everything) -1966
Jacques Filh – wraaaach !!! -1968
Les Bowlers – Il Est Trop Tard -1966
Marie Laforet – Marie douceur Marie colère (Paint it black) -1968

Serge Gainsbourg – Requiem Pour Un Con -1966
Stone – Le Nénuphar -1967
Eileen – Ces Bottes Sont Faites Pour Marcher (These Boots are Made for Walking) -1966
Sydney – J’Aime Bien La Nature -1967

Les Jets – On Est Quatre Copains -1964
Larry Greco – C’est Fini, Bien Fini -1965
Les Parisiennes – On Recoit, On Envoie -1969
Antoine – Un elephant me regarde -1966
Frank Alamo – Heureux tous les deux (Happy Together) -1967

Closing Theme
Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – 1997

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Show 180: Stagger and Swagger To The Riffs And Rhythms – Playlist and Archived Stream

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It is another robot free transmission of controlled elements of harmony, rhythm, & enhanced audio technology for a 21st century audience. Explorations in the music maze with emphasis on tasty hook filled rock and roll for music lovin’ weirdos to stagger and swagger about on a Winter’s day.

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Playlist (Artist -Title- Album – Year of song)

Opening Theme

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

Aardvarks – I’m Higher Than I’m Down –Various: Pebbles Vol. 11 – 1966
Salvation Army – Mind Gardens – Befour Three O’Clock – 1982
The Move – Brontosaurus – Looking On – 1970

Milk ‘n” Cookies – Good Friends – Various: Glitterbest – 20 Pre Punk ‘n’ Glam Terrace Stompers – 1975
The Cars – Take What You Want (demo)  – The Cars – 1980
Roxy Music – Virginia Plain –Roxy Music – 1972
Curved Air – Back Street Luv – Second Album – 1971

Dot Dash – Flowers –Earthquakes & Tidal Waves – 2015
Redd Kross – Dumb Angel – Phaseshifter -1993
Dr. Boogie – Life On The Breadline –Gotta Get Back to New York City – 2015
Nazareth – Razamanaz –Razamanaz -1973

Cheap Trick – Stiff Competition –Heaven Tonight – 1978
Baby Shakes – Teenage Cloud – Starry Eyes – 2015
The Rubinoos – Hurts Too Much –The Basement Tapes Plus – 1981
Dwight Twilley Band – Shark (In The Dark) – The Great Lost Twilley Album – 1977

T.Rex – Rapids – Tanx -1973
Temples – Sun Structures –Sun Structures – 2014
Diane Coffee – Mayflower –Everybody’s a Good Dog – 2015
Mick Ronson – Growing Up and I’m Fine –Slaughter on 10th Avenue – 1974
The Chamber Strings – I Pray For Rain – Gospel Morning – 1997

The Angels – No Secrets –Dark Room – 1980
The Up – Just Like An Aborigine –Killer Up! 1969-1972 – 1970

The Brats – Be A Man –Criminal Guitar – 1974
The Gun Club – Devil In The Woods – Miami – 1982
The Leaving Trains – What Cissy Said – Fuck – 1987

The Jook – Alright With Me – Various: Glitter From The Litter Bin – 1972
Mott The Hoople – Jerkin’ Crocus – All The Young Dudes – 1972
The Sweet – Man From Mecca –Funny How Sweet Co-Co Can Be – 1971

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections  – 1997

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Show 178: The Revolution Will Be Reissued (2015 Edition) – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Listen Up! will continue the look back at 2015 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 Go-Betweens – The Night –Life As Sweet As Lemonade
Rarities Volume One: 1978-79 – 1979
Mud Pie Sun – Sending Everything –New Swing Mood Things/Two At Noon – 1992
The Velvet Underground – Some Kinda Love – The Complete Matrix Tapes – 1969
Game Theory – Baker Street (Live) – Real Nightmare – 1985

Alex Chilton – Take Me Home & Make Me Like It – Various: Ork Records: New York, New York – 1978
The Rolling Stones – Can’t You Hear Me Knocking (Alternative Version) – Sticky Fingers – 1971
Pack – We Better Get Ready – Pack – 1978

Florian Fricke – Garden of Pythagoras –Soul Jazz Records Presents Popol Vuh: Kailash – Pilgrimage To The Throne Of Gods / Piano Recordings
LIzzy Merier Descloux – Mission Impossible – Press Color – 1979
Arthur Russell – Keeping Up – Corn – 1994

Harmonia – Walky-Talky – Complete Works – 1975
Sun Ra & His Arkestra – When There Is No Sun –To Those of Earth… And Other Worlds – 1980

Francis The Great – Look Up In The Sky (Negro Nature) –Ravissante Baby – 1977
The Chicken Granny – Quit The Body -Trevor Jackson Presents: Science Fiction Dancehall Classics – 1981
Ata Kak -Moma Yendodo –Obaa Sima – 1989
Fadoul – Sid Redad –Al Zman Saib – 1971

Gloria Ann Taylor – Jolene –Love Is a Hurtin’ Thing -1973
Link Wray – Fire And Brimstone -3-Track Shack – 1971
Denny Lile – Hear The Bang –Hear the Bang: The Life and Music of Denny Lile

David Wiffen – Bought and Paid For –Songs From the Lost & Found – 
Scott Fagan – Nickles and Dimes – South Atlantic Blues– 1968
Micheal Head and The Strands – Queen Matilda –The Magical World of The Strands – 1997

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections  – 1997

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Show 177: Some 2015 Faves- Playlist and Archived Stream

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Listen Up! is only going as far back as 2015 and playing some fave sounds from last year (not a “best of” countdown…just a collection of fave sounds from 2015). Two hours of fresh music (but with enough of the mold) from the past year.

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Playlist (Artist -Title- Album – Year of song)

Opening Theme

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

Eleventh Day Dream – Go Tell It – Works For Tomorrow -2015
Crocodiles – Crybaby Demon – Boys – 2015
Peacers – Blume – Peacers – 2015

Liam Hayes – Fokus – Slurrup – 2015
Mikal Cronin – iii.) Control – MCIII – 2015
Salad Boys – Dream Date –Metalmania – 2015

The Reverberations – Lost In Time – Lost in time – 2015
Baby Shakes – Sugar High – Starry Eyes – 2015
Warm Soda – Symbolic Dream – Symbolic Dream – 2015

The Sonics – I Got Your Number – This Is The Sonics – 2015
Low Cut Connie – Diane (Don’t Point That Thing At Me) – Hi Honey – 2015
JD McPherson – Everybody’s Talking ‘Bout The All-American –Let The Good Times Roll – 2015
Swami John Reis & The Blind Shake – Over The Falls -Modern Surf Classics – 2015

Atlantic Thrills – Bed Bugs – Vices – 2015
Fuzz – Say Hello – II – 2015

Father John Misty – Bored In The USA – I Love You Honeybear – 2015
Matthew E. White – Feeling Good Is Good Enough –Fresh Blood – 2015
Ryley Walker – Summer Dress –Primrose Green – 2015
Rhiannon Giddens – Shake Sugaree – Tomorrow Is My Turn – 2015
Simon Joyner – Last Train To Crazy Horse –Grass, Branch & Bone – 2015

Wire – Blogging – Wire – 2015

Courtney Barnett – Debbie Downer – Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit
The Prefab Messiahs – Booshwa Sally –Keep Your Stupid Dreams Alive – 2015
Shannon and The Clams – The Bog – Gone By The Dawn – 2015
Heaters – Mean Green – Mean Green/Levitate Thigh – 2015

Kamasi Washington – Change Of The Guard – The Epic – 2015

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections  – 1997

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Show 176: Passages 2015 – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Listen Up! remembers some of those in the music world that left us in 2015

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Playlist (Artist -Title- Album – Year of song)

Opening Theme

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

Gong – What Do You Want – Continental Circus – 1971
Cluster – Fur Die Katz – Cluster II – 1972
Visage – Mind Of A Toy – Visage – 1980

Hawkwind – Silver Machine – Silver Machine / Seven By Seven – 1972
Motorhead – Ace Of Spades – Ace Of Spades – 1980

Free – Little Bit Of Love – Free At Last – 1972
Sir Lord Baltimore – Master Heartache – Kingdom Come – 1970

The Chantays – Move It – Various: Hot Rods, Ho Dads,Freeways and School Days – 1962
The Kingsmen – Haunted House – The Kingsmen In Person – 1964
Bo Diddley – Aztec – Chess Box -1961
Sly & The Family Stone – Soul Clappin’ – Dance to the Music – 1968
Don Covay – See Saw – Various:  Mod Anthems: Original Northern Soul, R’n’B & Ska Classics – 1966
Hot Chocolate – Heaven Is In The Backseat of Your Cadillac – Heaven Is In The Back Seat Of My Cadillac/sex appeal – 1976

The StoogesFun House – Fun House – 1970
Ornette Coleman – Chronology – The Shape of Jazz to Come – 1959
The Specials – Gangsters – The Specials – 1980
Steely Dan – Doctor Wu – Katy Lied – 1975

Renaissance – Mother Russia – Turn of the Cards – 1974

P.F. Sloan – The Sins Of A Family –Precious Times Best Of ’65-66 – 1965
The Left Banke – Shadows Breaking Over My Head – Walk Away Renee/Pretty Ballerina – 1967
Allen Toussaint – Southern Nights – Southern Nights – 1975
Chris Squire – You By My Side – Fish Out Of Water – 1975

The Easybeats – I‘ll Make You Happy – 1965
Bonnie Lou – Friction – Various: Good Girls Gone Bad – Wild, Weird & Wanted – 1962
Twinkle – Golden Lights – Golden Lights – 1965

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections  – 1997

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Show 175: It’s That Cool Yule Time Again! – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Every year Listen Up! features a seasonal Christmas show filled with holiday hoopla and weird and wonderful seasonal tunes. While spirited and at times invigorating, these are not traditional holiday singalong.

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Playlist (Artist -Title)

The Wise Men – Mr. Mojo’s Christmas

The dB’s – Holiday Spirit
The Kaisers – Merry Christmas, Loopy Lu
The Chevelles – Come All Ye Faithful Surfer Girls
Patty Surby and The Canadian VIP’s – I Want A Beatle For Christmas

Roger Roger – Jolly Bells
Esquivel – Frosty The Snowman
Rolling Stones – Cosmic Christmas
Buzz Zeemer – Psychedelic Santa
Homer & Jethro – Santa Claus, The Original Hippie

Wanda Jackson – Rockabilly Santa
Lillian Briggs – Rock ‘n’ Rolly Poly Santa
Jake Scott – There’s Trouble Brewing
Cathy Sharpe – North Pole Rock
J.D. McPherson – Twinkle (Little Christmas Lights)

The Ventures – Snowflakes
The Chesterfield Kings – Hey, Santa Claus
Billy Childish – Christmas Lights
The Fall – Jingle Bell Rock
The Sonics – The Village Idiot
The Trashman – Dancin’ With Santa

Rotary Connection – Last Call For Peace
James Brown – Let’s Unite The Whole World At Christmas
Soul Saints Orchestra – Santa’s Got A Bag O’ Soul
Sugar Chile Robinson – Christmas Boogie

Joe Jack Talcum – Santa, Take Me Off That List
Neil Innes – Dear Father Christmas
The Mockers – (There Is No War On Christmas) When Christmas Is In Your Heart
Pointed Sticks – Power Pop Santa

Mark Mothersbaugh – Merry Something To You
The Brave Combo – Oh Holy Night Cha Cha Cha
Caitlin Rose & Keegan DeWitt – You Never Come Home At Christmas
The Reverend Glenn Armstrong – Even Squeaky Fromme Loves Christmas

Pee Pee Dynamite – Groovy Christmas & New Year
Jayram Acharya – Sante Claus Is Coming
Les Intimes – C’est Noel
The Minus 5 – Your Christmas Whiskey

NRBQ – Christmas Wish

 

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