SHOW 367: FASTER SANTA CLAUS, HO HO HO

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Your afternoon excuse for a holiday hoopla filled with weird and wonderful seasonal tunes is right here. While spirited and at times invigorating, these are not traditional holiday singalong. Grab the nog, sport the reindeer antlers, trim the tree and join the party.

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

Herb Dodson – A Disc Jockey’s Christmas Eve
Free Bees – The Crazy Sleigh Ride
Thurl Ravenscroft with Marie Vernon and the Mellomen – Jingle Polka
Lord Nelson – A Party For Santa Claus

The Fab Four – Let It Snow!, Let It Snow!, Let it Snow!
The Kaisers – Merry Xmas Loopy Lu
Rockfield Chorus – Jingle Jangle
The Mockers – (There’s No War On Christmas) When Christmas Is In Your Heart

The Greedies – A Merry Jingle
The Donnas – Up On The Housetop
Angry Snowmen – Blitzen Bop
The Dollyrots – I Saw Mommy Biting Santa Claus
The Fleshtones – Six White Boomers
Glam Chops – Baby Jesus Was The First Glam Rocker

Albert King – Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin’
Rufus Thomas – I’ll Be Your Santa Baby
Victoria Spivey – I Ain’t Gonna Let You See My Santa Claus

Jack Blanchard – A Weird Little Christmas
Stonewall Jackson – Mommy Look, Santa is Crying
Suzannah – Mom and Daddy, Please Don’t Steal For Me This Christmas
The Handsome Family – So Much Wine

Thee Headcoatees – Santa Claus
The Jaynetts – Snowman, Snowman, Sweet Potato Nose
Marah – Christmas With Snow
Shannon and the Clams – All I Want For Christmas Is You
Connie Francis – I’m Gonna Be Warm This Winter
Debbie & The Darnells – Santa Me Teach Me To Dance

John Anealio – Batman Smells (A Rebuttal)
Charlie Rich – Santa Claus’ Daughter
Red Simpson – Truckin’ Trees For Christmas
Hasil Adkins – Santa Claus Boogie

Loudon Wainwright III – Christmas Morning
Paddy Roberts – Merry Christmas You Suckers
The Minus 5 – New Christmas Hymn
Mac McCaughan – Happy New Year (Prince Can’t Die Again)

NRBQ – Christmas Wish

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Show 366: Pennsylvania Pebbles – Keystone Kaos

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Pennsylvania Pebbles returns with another long overdue dose of sixties garage/pop rock nuggets from all across the keystone state.

Swamp Rats – Psycho
The Bats – How Could You Have Known
The Conductors – She Said So
The Finestuff – Big Brother

The Snaps – Like A Cave Man
Joey Welz and the Time Machine – Caught By Love
The Shillings – Cry
The Cyclones – She’s No Good
Iron Gate – Feelin’ Bad
The Scholars – I Need Your Lovin’

Strawberry Tuesday – Return Of The Walrus
Mysterious Clown – Mysterious Clown
Loose Enz – A World Outside
In Sex – Alligator Wine
The Raiders – You’ve Gotta Have A Man

The Centurys – And I Cried
Five Hungry Men – Bustiin’ Rocks
The Shan-dells – Chimes

The Deep – It’s All A Part Of Part of Me
Freak Scene – My Rainbow Life
Colors of Night – C-o-l-o-r-s
Nazz- Not Wrong Long
The Legends – Fever Games

Wicked Truth – Rock No More
Novas – Suburban Life
Purple Circus – I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know

Pat Farrell and The Believers – Bad Woman
Probable Cause – Chain Reaction
The Early Americans – I Love You (I Want You)
Max Blatt – I Loved Another Woman

The Chimps – When She Knocks At The Door
The Triumphs – Don’t Ask Me Why
The Soul Survivors – Shakin’ With Linda
The Dogs – Don’t Try To Help Me
The Couriers – Feelings
Underground Balloon Corps. – (Heart) Made Of Soul

Andy Mark – Part Time Hippie

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Show 365: Support Community Radio

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Listen Up! returns with another two hours of freakform radio.

We are in the midst of our end of year fund drive. Show your support and make a statement that you believe the airwaves are truly public space. Your membership means everything to us! Be as generous as you can to keep Community Supported Radio alive and thriving in Northwest Philly We aren’t backed by an educational institution and we are not connected to a larger public radio network. Our community of listeners and their support is what allows us to be truly independent and provide you with programming that doesn’t appeal to the lowest common denominator for NW Philadelphia residents. and beyond.  Click donate 

5 Dollar Bill – Tetuzi Akiyama
Richard Reb’ll – Reb’ll Message
Øyvind Skarbø – 1-555-3327
Devendra Banhart – Devendra Banhart

Johhny Thunders & The Heartbreakers – Can’t Keep My Eyes On You
The Slits – Love Und Romance
Television Personalities – Girl On A Motorcycle
The Pink Floyd (The Tea Set) – Butterfly

Akiko Yano – Funamachi Uta Part 2
Little Feat – Snakes On Everything
Chico Hamilton – Gengis

The Posies – You Avoid Parties
Jeff Magnum – Sign the Dotted Line
Dan kibler – I Wanna Be Like You

Loretta Lynn – Fist City
Sandi Scott – Fist City No. 2
Andy Johnston – Good Times
Lucinda Willaims – Sundays
Dolly Parton – I Want Be What You Want

The Leopards – Psychedelic Boy
The Hallmarks – Soul Shakin’ Psychedelic Sally
Sagittarius – Another Time
Action Unlimited – My Heart Cries Out
Cindy Malone – You Were Near Me

Moon Duo – Eternal Shore
Robyn Hitchcock – Chinese Bones
World Of Pooh – Somewhere Soon

Agincourt – When I Awoke
Grant Lee Buffalo – Fuzzy

The Carrie Nations – Come With The Gentle People

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Show 364: May 9th to August 9th 1974.

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Nothing but cuts from albums released during the formal impeachment hearings against President Richard M. Nixon (May 9th to August 9th 1974).

Gil Scott-Heron – H20gate Blues
Renaissance – Mother Russia
Cockney Rebel – Tumbling Down

Sparks – This Town Ain’t Big Enough For Both of Us
Bryan Ferry – The “In” Crowd
New York Dolls – Babylon
Be-Bop Deluxe – Axe Victim

10cc – The Worst Band In The World
Slapp Happy – The Secret
Kevin Ayers – “It Begins With A Blessing Once I Awakened

Bob Dylan – It’s Alright, Ma (I’m Only Bleeding)
Brinsley Schwarz – (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding
Grateful Dead – China Doll
Kris Kristofferson – Stairway To The Bottom

David Bowie – Diamond Dogs
UFO – Doctor Doctor
Robert Calvert – Ejection

Budgie – In For The Kill

Bad Company – Seagull
Edgar Winter Group Sundown
Robert Wyatt – Sea Song

Stevie Wonder – You Haven’t Done Nothin’

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Show 363: Cast Shadows

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Lis Dembling of CAST SHADOWS will be a guest on this Wednesday’s Listen Up! Program. It’s dreamy melodies from far away places for hobo circuses and anarchists.

Ken Nordine – Hi Diddle Dee Dee (An Actor’s Life for Me)
King Crimson- Cirkus (including Entry of the Chameleons)
Brigitte Fontaine & Art Ensemble of Chicago – Le Goudron
Matt Munistari – Sign Me Up

The Ceyleib People – Aton II a) Dyl b) Ralin c) Tygstl d) Pendyl e) Jacayl f) Menyatt Dyl Com

Cast Shadows– El Amor

Cast Shadows – Marion Donna

Pussywillows – The Boat I Row
Tubey Frank – Backpack A-Saggin’
Jacopo De Nicola – Amore Mio
Pine Grooves – My Old Friend

Abby Travis Foundation – Toast To The Unappreciated

Todd Rundgren – The Night The Carousel Burnt Day
The Beatles – Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite
The Kinks – Alcohol

Bongwater – You Don’t Love Me Yet
Harpo Marx – Harpo Woogie
Dengue Fever – Both Sides Now
April March – We’re Going To Be Friends

Little Scream – Dear Leader

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Show 362: The Difference Between Feet And Inches Is Not My Problem

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A steamy stew of 70’s mutant primal sludge, prog and space rock strangeness, plus other assorted recorded madness.

Hawkwind – The Psychedelic Warlords (Disappear in Smoke)
Atomic Rooster – Break The Ice
The Groundhogs – Strange Town

Josefus – Gimme Shelter
Quicksilver Messenger Service – Maiden Of The Cancer Moon
Damon – The Night

D.R. Hooker – The Bible
Haystacks Balboa – The Children Of Heaven

Wrath – Warlord
Blues Creation – Demon & Eleven Children
Captain Beyond – Raging River Of Fear

Garybaldi – Moretto da brescia goffre
Nektar – King Of Twilight
Aguaturbia – Waterfall

Flower Travellin’ Band – Satori Pt II
Il Balletto Di Bronzo – Un Posto
Bang – Questions

Ladies W.C. – People
Pentagram – Starlady
MC5- Over and Over
Dust – All In All
Inside – Wizzard King

Brainticket – Watchin’ You

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