Show 236: Tune In (Again) – Playlist And Archived Stream

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A little trip-switch into another world – music that is potentially weird (or not) and heavenly (or not) and deeply familiar (or not) all at once.

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

The Kinks – Nobody Gives –Preservation Act 2 – 1974
The Saints – Messin’ With The Kid –I’m Stranded – 1977
Cut In The Hill Gang – Jivin’ Sister Fanny –Hung Up – 2008
The Rolling Stones – Let It Loose -Exile on Main St-1972
The Concretes – Miss You – You Can’t Hurry Love/Miss You – 2003

Mark Kozlek/Kath Bloom – Pretty Little Flowers –Night Talks ep – 2017
Mud Pie Sun – Microcosmic Sister –Microcosmic Island: Songs of Jim Rao ( recorded for “Orange Daydream,” an Jim Rao/Orange Cake Mix tribute CD to be released at a later date on the Why The Tapes Play label. whythetapesplay.storenvy.com ) – 2017
The Partridge Family – Whale Song –Missing Pieces-1971
The Replacements – Unsatisfied –Let It Be-1984
The Frogs – Weird On The Avenue –Starjob-1997

Lucinda Williams – The Night’s Too Long –Lucinda Williams-1988
Tim Hardin – Part Of The Wind –Tim Hardin 1 – 1966
The Gun Club – Mother Of Earth –Miami-1982
Wayne, Pat & Keith – I’m Tired of You, Satan –Hillbillies in Hell: Country Music’s Tormented Testament (1952-1974) – 196?

Megan Sue Hicks – Hey, Can You Come Out and Play –Various Artists Follow The Sun – 1972
The Clean – Anything Can Happen –Anthology-1981
Smudge – Don’t Want To Be Grant McLennan –This Smudge Is True – 1991
The Go-Betweens – Cattle and Cane –Before Hollywood-1983

The Special Pillow – Automatic Doom –Inside The Special Pillow-2003
Close Lobsters – Let’s Make Some Plans –Forever, Until Victory! The Singles Collection – 1987
R.E.M. -Feeling Gravity’s Pull –Fables Of The Reconstruction-1985

Buzzcocks – Moving Away From The Pulsebeat –Another Music In A Different Kitchen – 1978

The Soundcarriers – Hideaway –Celeste-2010
Mazzy Star – Be My Angel –She Hangs Brightly – 1990
Ty Segall – Take Care (To Comb Your Hair)-Ty Segall – 2017

T Rex – Hot Love-Electric Warrior-1971

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 235: 102nd Day – Playlist and Archived Stream

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A freeform haze of music exhumation.

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

Poison Girls – No More Lies – Songs Of Praise – 1985
Rat At Rat R -Land O’ Milk ‘N” Honey – Stainless Steel – 1988
Petra Haden – Red (acapella cover of King Crimson) -2017

Armand Schaubroeck Steals – King Of The Streets – A Lot of People Would Like to See Armand Schaubroeck…DEAD – 1972
The Original Sins – Road To Emmaus – Big Soul – 1987
Jeffrey Lee Pierce – Love And Desperation –Wildwood – 1985

The Angels – Get Away From Me –Girls With Guitars – 1965
Sonny & Cher – The Beat Goes On –The Best Of Sonny & Cher – 1967
The Velvet Underground – Lady Godiva’s Operation – White Light/White Heat – 1968
Trixy & The Testones – Then She Kissed Me –Various : The Best Of Baltimore’s Buried ‎- 1979

NRBQ – Rocket #9 – High Noon – A 50-Year Retrospective – 1969
Sun Ra & His Arkestra – Love In Outer Space – Singles – 196?
The Residents – You Yesyesyes – Fingerprince -1976
Roxy Music – Would You Believe?  – Roxy Music – 1972

The Pop Group – We Are Time – Y – 1979
Delta 5 – Mind Your Own Business –Singles & Sessions 1979-81 – 1979
Otto Kentrol – No Mistakes –Learn Greek In Greece – 1980
Brian Eno – Third Uncle – Taking Tiger Mountain (by Strategy) – 1974

Sic Kidz – On A Jones –No Reason To Complain – 1979
Circus Mort – Yellow Light –Circus Mort – 1981

The Sparkles – Hipsville 29 BC – Various:  Born Bad, Volume 6 – 1967
Kermit The Frog – Lydia the Tattooed Lady – The Muppet Show Album – 1979
Lydia Lunch – Spooky – Queen Of Siam –1977

The Cheetahs – Radio-Active – Various: Kilt By Death: The Sound Of Old Scotland – 1979

Immune System – Ambivalence and Spark Plugs – Various: To Preserve Disorder…Chicago Punk & New Wave 1978-84 – 1984
Blue Ice – Power Play – Various:  Bloodstains Across Pennsylvania – Punk Rock Rarities 1977-83 – 1977
The Seeds – Did He Die – Singles As & Bs 1965-1970 – 1970

Ruin – Hero – Fiat Lux – 1986

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 234: My Soul Has Been Psychedelicized – Playlist and Archived Stream

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This week Listen Up! stirs up a musical stew filled with psychedelic soul, Jamaican dub, afrobeat, cosmic jazz and other related acid-tinged sounds.

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

The Undisputed Truth – Ball Of Confusion (That’s What The World Is Today)-The Undisputed Truth -1971
The Politicians – Psycha-Soula-Funkadelic-
Yusef Lateef – Bishop School-Yusef Lateef’s Detroit Latitude 42° 30′ Longitude 83°-1969

The Temptations – Friendship Train –Psychedelic Shack-1970

Tim Maia – Nobody Can Live Forever-Nobody Can Live Forever-World Psychedelic Classics 4: Nobody Can Live Forever: The Existential Soul Of Tim Maia – 1976
Alice Coltrane – Journey in Satchidananda-Journey in Satchidananda-1971
Diana Ross & The Supremes – Reflections- Collection – 1968
Mary Jane Hooper – Psychedelphia-Psychedelphia: Rare & Unreleased New Orleans Funk (1966-1970) – 1968

BLO – Chant To Mother Earth- Various: Nigeria Rock Special: Psychedelic Afro-Rock and Fuzz Funk in 1970s Nigeria – 1973
Augustus Pablo – King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown-King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown-1976
Muddy Waters – Tom Cat- Electric Mud – 1968

Chambers Brothers – Time Has Come Today-The Time Has Come – 1967
Funkadelic – Free Your Mind And Your Ass Will Follow-Free Your Mind And Your Ass Will Follow – 1970
The Jimi Hendrix Experience – 1983… (A Merman I Should Turn to Be)-Electric Ladyland – 1968

Curtis Knight – The Devil Made Me Do It- Various: Chains & Black Exhaust – 1970
Chico Magnetic Band- Explosion-Chico Magnetic Band- 1971
Miles Davis – Honky Tonk-Get Up With It-1970
Question Mark – Freaking Out-Various: Nigeria Rock Special: Psychedelic Afro-Rock and Fuzz Funk in 1970s Nigeria – 1977
Minnie Riperton – Les Fleurs-Les Fleurs (The Minnie Riperton Anthology)-1970

Sly & The Family Stone – Time-There’s A Riot Goin’ On-1971

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 233: Back With More Er… STUFF – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Your mid week, mid afternoon music escape filled with a wonderment of sound.

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

Allen Ginsberg ‎– The Ballad Of The Skeletons –The Ballad of the Skeletons – 1996
The Freak Scene – Behind The Mind –Psychedelic Psoul – 1967
Insect Trust – Declaration of Independence- The Insect Trust-1968
John Ylvisaker – Who Cares For The City –Cool Livin’-1967

Howard Eynon – Good Time Songs –So What If I’m Standing in Apricot Jam – 1974
Kevin Ayers – All This Crazy Gift Of Time –Joy Of A Toy-1969

Incredible String Band – Puppet Song – U– 1970
Fresh Maggots – Rosemary Hill – Various: Dust On The Nettles: A Journey Through The British Underground Folk Scene 1967-72 – 1971
Syd Barrett – Late Night –The Madcap Laughs-1970

Jeffrey Fredericks & The Clamtones – What Made My Hamburger Disappear –Have Moicy 1975
Jacobites – Traveling European Blues –Heart of Hearts-1996
Bob Dylan – Boots Of Spanish Leather-The Times They Are A-Changin’-1964

The Holy Modal Rounders – The Whole World Oughta Go on a Vacation -Good Taste Is Timeless-1971
Jesse Fuller – Beat It On The Line –The Lone Cat –1961
Fred Neil – I’ve Got a Secret (Didn’t We Shake Sugaree)-Fred Neil-1966
Meat Puppets – The Monkey And The Snake -Sewn Together-2009
Jerry Garcia/David Grisman – Hot Corn, Cold Corn- Not For Kids Only – 1993
Kurt Vile – Overnite Religion –Childish Prodigy-2009
Perry Leopold – Cold In Philadelphia –Experiment in Metaphysics-1970

F.J. McMahon – The Spirit of the Golden Juice – Various: Wayfaring Strangers: Cosmic American Music – 1969
Danny Holien – Satsanga –Danny Holien-1972
Fraser & DeBolt – Stoney Day –Fraser & DeBolt – 1970

David Peel & The Lower East Side – Oink Oink –The American Revolution-1970
Seafruit – Indian Priest – Various:  Do What Thou Wilt – 1974
John Wesley Coleman III – I Wish The Night To Be A Lot Longer-The Love That You Own-2014

Michael Hurley – Mr, Whiskerwits-Hi Fi Snock Uptown-1972

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 232: Strange Lands – Playlist and Archived Stream

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A steamy stew of mutant primal sludge, prog and space rock strangeness, plus other assorted recorded madness.

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

King Crimson – 21st Century Schizoid Man –In The Court Of The Crimson King-1969
Captain Beyond – Dancing Madly Backwards (On a Sea of Air)-Captain Beyond – 1972
The Pink Faries – Do It –Neverneverland – 1971

Split – Blowin’ Smoke –I Can Hear the Ants Dancin’-1971
Neil Merryweather ‎– Kryptonite –Kryptonite-1975
UFO – Galactic Love –Flying – The Early Years 1970 – 1973 – 1972

Nektar – Astronaut’s Nightmare –Journey To The Centre Of The Eye-1972
Gong – Radio Gnome Invisible –The Flying Teapot-1973

Be Bop Deluxe – Maid In Heaven-Futurama-1975
Pink Floyd – One Of These Days –Meddle-1971
Can – All Gates Open – Can – 1978

Camel – God Of Light Revisited –’73~’75 Gods Of Light –1973
Babe Ruth – The Mexican – Various: Harvest Festival – 1973
Uriah Heep – Sweet Lorraine –The Magician’s Birthday – 1972

Randy Holden – Fruit And Icebergs –Population II-1970
Deep Purple – Fireball –Fireball-1971

Pinnacle – Cyborg –Assasin – 1974
Robert Calvert – Ejection –Captain Lockheed And The Starfighters-1974
Quatermass – Black Sheep Of The Family –Various: Harvest Festival – 1970

Alice Cooper – Refrigerator Heaven- Easy Action -1970

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 231: Bubble Wrap(ture) – Playlist & Archived Stream

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A show filled with old and new music, usually of a psychedelic nature. Genres 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)
Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level – 1996

John Prine – That’s How Every Empire Falls –Fair & Square EP – 2008
Green Pajamas – Kill The Power -2017
The Fugs – Turn On/Tune In/Drop Out- Tenderness Junction- 1967
Blackburn & Snow – Stranger In A Strange Land- Various: Love Is The Song We Sing (San Francisco Nuggets 1965-1970) ‎- 1967

Bohemian Vendetta – I Wanna Touch Your Heart –Enough-1968
Bobb Trimble – Premonitions -The Fantasy-Harvest of Dreams-1982

The Gentle Cycle – New Day –The Gentle Cycle-2017
The Rain Parade – Blue –Explosions In The Glass Palace – 1984

Brother JT – Lazy –Come On Down-1997
Eilrahc Elddewt (Charlie Tweedle) – Untitled #1 -Fantastic Greatest Hits-1974
All That The Name Implies – Black Tuesday –All That The Name Implies – 1968
Jefferson Airplane – Two Heads –After Bathing At Baxter’s-1967
Son De La Frontera – Bulería Del Corazón –Son De La Frontera-2004

Howie Gelb – Mad Man At Large –Future Standards-2016
Gene Clark – One In A Hundred –White Light-1971
The Feelies – When To Go –In Between-2017
Neil Young – Ambulance Blues –On The Beach-1974
Big Star – Kangaroo –3rd – 1978

Kaleidoscope – Dear Nellie Goodrich –Tangerine Dream-1967
Robyn Hitchcock – She Was Sinister But She Was Happy- Various: Succour: The Terrascope Benefit Album – 1996
These Trails – Rusty’s House & Lost In Space –These Trails-1973

Mandrake Memorial – Tadpole –Puzzle -1970
Fifty Foot Hose – Red Sign Post –Various: Love Is The Song We Sing (San Francisco Nuggets 1965-1970) ‎-1968
Creation Of Sunlight – Seven Times Infinity –Creation Of Sunlight-1968
The Piggleswick Folk – Teddy Bears Picnic-Various: Fuzzy-Felt Folk-1975

Golden Dawn – Evolution-Power Plant-1967

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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Show 230: It Starts At Two – Playlist and Archived Stream

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Lots of fun garage pop, sing along psych, stomping and clapping and other rock and roll goodies to be heard this week.

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

The Prefab Messiahs- The Man Who Killed Reality -2017
The Monkees – Can You Dig It- Head – 1968
R. Stevie Moore and Jason Falkner – Another Day Slips Away –Make It Big – 2017
Thee Oh Sees – Meat Step Lively-Help – 2009

The B-52’s – 52 Girls (DB single version) –Rock Lobster/52 Girls – 1978
The Speedies – 1-2-3- Various: Yellow Pills: Prefill – 1979
Boys – When You’re Lonely-When You’re Lonely/It Doesn’t Matter – 1980

Shoes -Okay –Tomorrow Night/Okay – 1977
Paul Collins Beat – Walking Out On Love –The Beat – 1979
Nikki And The Corvettes – Just What I Need –Nikki And The Corvettes – 1980

The Chantelles – Out Of My Mind-Out Of My Mind/More To Love (Than Moonlight) – 1968
Julian Cope – Out Of My Mind On Dope & Speed-Floored Genius: The Best Of Julian Cope And The Teardrop Explodes 1979-91 – 1990
The Original Sins – Out Of My Mind – The Hardest Way – 1989
The Backdoor Men – Out Of My Mind – Various: A Real Cool Time Revisited – Swedish Punk, Pop And Garage Rock 1982-1989 – 1985

The Music Machine – Talk Talk –Various: Nuggets: Original Artyfacts from the First Psychedelic Era, 1965-1968 – 1966
Tina Peel – Fifi Goes Pop – Fifi Goes Pop/Weekend Geek – 1979
Cherry Vanilla – The Punk –The Punk/Foxy Bitch – 1977

Danny & The Darleans – Let’s Stomp –Bug Out – 2016
Sweet – Ballroom Blitz-Desolation Boulevard – 1974
Creem Circus – Teenage RulesRock And/Or Roll – 2015
Sylvain Sylvain – Teenage News –Sylvain Sylvain – 1979
Skyhooks – You Just Like Me Cos I’m Good In Bed –Skyhooks: The Collection – 1976

The She Creatures – She Creatures Invade –She Creatures Invade – 2009
Louie Louie – Do It (In Your Mind)-Friend of a Stranger – 2017
The Go-Go’s – How Much More (Stiff Single Version) –Return To The Valley Of The Go-Go’s -1980

The Coathangers – Make It Right –Nosebleed Weekend – 2016
Dogmatics – Gimme The Shakes –1981-86 – 1983
DMZ – Busy Man –Relics – 1977

Johnny Jones And The King Casuals – Purple Haze –Various:On The Up-Beat ‎ – 1969
The Easybeats – Heaven And Hell – Collection – 1967
Radio Birdman – Burned My Eye –The Essential Radio Birdman (1974 – 1978) – 1976
The MC5 – Looking At You –Looking At You – 1968
The Schizophonics – Red Planet – Put Your Weight On It / Red Planet – 2015

Third Bardo – Five Years Ahead Of My Time- Various: Pebbles Vol. 3 – 1967

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  –New Affections  – 1997

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