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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Show 229: Bonanza – Playlist and Archived Stream

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This week on Listen Up!, you will hear some old country, murder ballads, twang of all sorts, cowpunks, cosmic Americana, and perhaps drunken rockabilly and more. Legend, romance, friendship and courage. A mother-load of remembrance

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

Lorne Greene – Bonanza –Ringo / Bonanza – 1964
Tom T. Hall – Watergate Blues –Storyteller, Poet, Philosopher –  1973
The Everly Brothers – Bowling Green –The Everly Brothers Sing – 1967
Lee Hazlewood- No Train To Stockholm –Cowboy in Sweden – 1970
Gram Parson & The Fallen Angels – Drug Store Truck Drivin’ Man – Live 1973 – 1973
Conor Oberst – A Little Uncanny –Ruminations – 2016
Billy Strange His Guitar And Orchestra ‎– Bonanza – Great Western Themes – 1969

Merle Haggard – California Cottonfields -Down Every Road – 1969

Jimmy Swope – Dust Train –The Wages Of Sin – 2016
Junkyard Dogs – Breakin’ The Law –Good Livin’ Platter – 1993
Stonewall Jackson – I Washed My Hands In Muddy Water – Life Of A Poor Boy – 1965
Frank Pourcel – Bonanza – Western – 1972

Sir Douglas Quintet – At The Crossroads-Mendicino – 1969
Dillard & Clark – Train Leaves Here This Mornin’-The Fantastic Expedition of Dillard & Clark – 1968
Simon Joyner – Old Days –Grass, Branch & Bone – 2015
David Rose – Bonanza – Various: TV Themes – 1961

Prince Buster – Bonanza –Bonanza / Wonderful Life – 1965
Jerry Lee Lewis – Break My Mind –Another Place Another Time – 1968
Jeff Daniels – You’re Still On My Mind –Switch Blade Sam / You’re Still On My Mind – 1959
Carl Perkins – Gone, Gone, Gone –The Complete Singles  1955-62 – 1959
Floyd Tilman – Drivin’ Nails In My Coffin- Various:  Hillbilly Fever, Vol. 2: Legends Of Honky Tonk – 1946
NRBQ – Keep Lookin’ for Tumbleweeds Danny –You’re Nice People You Are – 1997
Ralf Paulsen – Bonanza –Bonanza / Das Navajo– 1963

Buck Owens – Alabama, Louisiana, Or Maybe Tennessee –Open Up Your Heart – 1968
The Highballers– King Of The Plains – The Highballers – 2014
The Long Ryders – (Sweet) Mental Revenge – Native Sons – 1984

George Jones – A Good Year For The Roses –The Best Of The Best – 1975
Jerry Garcia – It Must Have Been For The Roses – Reflections – 1976
Laura Cantrell – When The Roses Bloom Again – When The Roses Bloom Again – 2002
Johnny Cash – Bonanza! – Ring of Fire: The Best of Johnny Cash – 1963

Townes Van Zandt – Snake Song -Flyin‘ Shoes -1978
John Prine – Unwed Fathers – Great Days – 1986
NRBQ – Bonanza –All Hopped Up – 1977

Carl & Pearl Butler – We’ll Sweep Out The Ashes In The Morning-Greatest Hits – 1969

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  – 1997

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Show 228: Self Titled- Playlist and Archived Stream

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Eccentric eclectic exploration through mindless music miscellany.

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

Stevie Wright – The People And The Power –Black Eyed Bruiser – 1975
Rolling Stones – Lies- Some Girls – 1978
Mr. Airplane Man – C’mon DJ –C’mon DJ – 2004
The Ridiculous Trio – No Fun –Plays The Stooges – 2004
The Stooges – Not Right – The Stooges – 1969

10cc – The Worst Band In The World –Sheet Music– 1974
Blue Cheer – Sun Cycle –Outsideinside – 1969

Spinal Tap – Tonight I’m Gonna Rock You Tonight – This Is Spinal Tap OST – 1984
The Fall – Athlete Cured – The Frenz Experiment – 1988

Joy Division – Atrocity Exhibition – Closer – 1980
Althea & Donna – The West –Uptown Top Ranking – 1978
Faust – Sad Skinhead – IV -1973
Can – Oh Yeah – Tago Mago – 1971

Unknown Artist – The Eight Seasons Of Chromalox – Various: Product Music – 197?
Hawkwind – Hurry On Sundown – Hawkwind – 1970
Budgie – Parents –Never Turn Your Back On A Friend – 1973

Shonen Knife – Burning Farm –Burning Farm – 1983
Kim Fowley – Bubblegum –Impossible But True: The Kim Fowley Story – 1968
Alice Cooper – Long Way To Go – Love It To Death – 1971

Iron Butterfly – Soldier In Our Town –Metamorphosis – 1970
The Creation – How Does It Feel To Feel -Nuggets II: Original Artyfacts from the British Empire and Beyond, 1964–1969 – 1967
The Electric Prunes – Get Me To The World On Time –The Electric Prunes -1967

Ringo Starr – Occapella-Goodnight Vienna – 1974

Closing Theme

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune  – 1997

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