Show 467: Screaming Through The Starlit Sky


Two hours of music filled soap bubbles, trembling with vibrant colours of the rainbow

Psychic TV – A Star Too Far (Lullaby for Syd Barrett)
Brother JT – Flaming
Jacco Gardner – Watching The Moon

Xavieruga – Pink Floyd
Kevin Ayers – Oh! Wot A Dream
Judy Dyble – See Emily Play
Jennifer Gentle – Universal Daughter

The Jesus and Mary Chain – Vegetable Man
Plasticland – Office Skills
Thee Oh Sees – The Whipping Continues
The Damned – Dark Asteroid
Hawkwind – Long Gone

Richard Wright – Pink’s Song
KYTE – Soft Cage
This Mortal Coil – Late Night
Opal – Empty Box Blues
Alexander Ahlstrand – The Frog

Greg Weeks – Baby Lemonade
The Brian Jonestown Massacre – My Man Syd
White Fence – Lizards First
Pink Floyd – Lucifer Sam

Marianne Faithfull – Incarceration Of A Flower Child
Robyn Hitchcock – Wined and Dined
Livid – Love Song
UMKA & “Bronevichok” – Ja znaju gde zhivet Sid Barret

Paul Weller – When Your Garden’s Overgrown

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Show 466 – The Revolution Will Be Reissued (2021 Edition)

Wrapping up the look back at 2021 music wise on the next Listen Up !“ The Revolution Will Be Reissued – Fave reissues of 2021”. Hear selections from reissues, compilations, live albums, lost recordings, expanded releases and more.

Jacqueline Taieb – 7am
Liberatoire – Vedette internationale
The Rootsman – Arid Land

John Lennon – God (Home Demo)
Willie Dunn – The Dreamer
David Crosby – Where Will I Be? (Demo)
Alice Coltrane – Krishna Krishna

Najib Al Housh – Ya Aen Daly
Leo Nocentelli – Give Me Back My Loving
Primal Scream – Come Together (Jam Studio Monitor Mix)

Janet Kaye – Heaven Help The Working Girl
Billie Jo Spears – Mr. Walker, It’s All Over
Grapes Of Wrath – Write Another Song

Bush Tetras – Cold Turkey (Live In London)
Getting The Fear – Dune Buggy Attack
The Wormholes – Go Under

Steve Marriott With The Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra – Soldier
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Avalanche
Linda Smith – Imaginary Conversation

The Hawks – All The Young Men
Akiko Yano – What’s Got In Your Eyes?

Mumps – S.O.S.
Bates Motel – The Way Marlena Moves
Pushups – Pop Power
Tangled Shoelaces – Turn My Dial
The dB’s – Goin’ The Club

Snuffy – I Wanna Change My Life

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Show 465: 2021 Faves

Listen Up! is only going as far back as 2021 and playing some fave sounds from this past year (not a “best of” countdown…just a collection of fave “new” sounds from 2021). Two hours of fresh music (but with enough of the mold) from the past year.

Mdou Moctar – Chismiten
Ty Segall – Whisper
Large Plants – La Isla Bonita
Warm Drag – Your Thunder And Your Lightening

Rosali – Whatever Love
Bria- Dreaming My Dreams With You
Bill Callahan & Billy “Prince” Bonnie – OD’d In Denver

Reigning Sound – Oh Christine

SAULT – London Gangs
Leather Rats – A Marauding Gang of Seaside Mods
Arooj Aftab – Diya Hai (Feat. Badi Assad)
Ryley Walker – Shiva With Dustpan

The Airport 77s – Christine’s Coming Over
Amyl and The Sniffers – Hertz
Dinosaur Jr. – You Wonder
Cherry Fez – Dehyde Bride
St, Vincent – My Baby Wants A Baby

Lou Barlow – All You People Suck
Michael Hurley – Are You Here For The Festival
Marissa Nadler -Bessie, Did You Make It
Divine Horsemen – Any Day Now

Eleventh Day Dream – Look Out Below
Damon and Naomi – Oceans In Between
Dean Wareham – Under Skys

Tobacco City – Blue Raspberry
The Babe Rainbow – Ready For Tomorrow

Brigid Mae Power – One More Cup Of Coffee

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Show 464: The Show Where The Robot Fills In

It is an all new edition with my scrappy homemade robot filling in for me.


Swinging Pistons – I Love the Sound of Machines
Nash The Slash – In-a-gadda-da-vida
Pink Floyd – Astronomy Domine

The Claypool Lennon Delirium – Satori 
Flower Travellin’ Band – Twenty-First Century Schizoid Man
King Crimson – Cat Food

Hawkwind – Robot
Ultravox! – I Want To Be A Machine
Janelle Monáe- Cybertronic Purgatory

Jenny Louise – Summer in the City
Pulsallama – Oui​-​Oui (A Canadian In Paris)
Edith Nylon – Femmes sous cellophane
April March and Olivia Jean -Allons-y

Ely Guerra– Tengo Frio
The Moonlighters – Resophonic Lullaby
Lata Mangeshkar – Ja Ri Ja Ri O Kari Badariya

The Android Sisters – Down On The Electric Farm
Adrian Belew – The Lone Rhinoceros
Tom Verlaine – Kingdom Come
Phil Manzanera – Big Day
Yung Wu – Return To Zion

Os Mutantes – Panis Et Circensis
The Ventures – Also Sprach Zarathstra
Langley Schools Music Project – Space Oddity

Nick Cave – Daisy Bell (Bicycle Built For Two)

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Show 463: Cool Yule 2021

This afternoon is the yearly Listen Up! “Cool Yule” filled with holiday hoopla and weird and wonderful seasonal tunes. While spirited and at times invigorating, these are not traditional holiday singalong.

The Wise Men – Mr. Mojo’s Christmas

Yo Ka Tengo – It’s Christmas Time
Albert King – Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin’
Nick Frater – Wash Your Hands Of Christmas

Kay Star – The Man With The Bag
Leopards – Dancing In The Snow
Yogi Yorgesson – I Yust Go Nuts For Christman
Quniton and Miss Pussycat – Silent Night

Hep Stars – Christmas on My Mind
Pee Pee Dynamite – A Groovy Christmas
Karl Blau – March Into The Warm Bay
Goddammit Jeremiah – What If Santa Is Just 20 Ferrets In A Red Suit
The Amoeba People – Christmas Ferret

Laibach – My Favorite Things
Iggy Pop – White Christmas
Heino – Wisst Ihr Was
Helix – All I Want For Christmas Is The Leafs To Win The Cup

Dolph Chaney – Jingle Bells
New Wave Dave – All I Want For Xmas Is New Wave
The Ergs – We’re Going To Have A DEVO Christmas
DEVO – Merry Something To You
Confidence Man – Santa’s Comin’ Down The Chimney

The Hulls – Christmastime On The Picket Line
5 Chinese Brothers – Dept. Store Santa Claus Strike
Gillian Hills – La Tete A L’Envers
Fairuz – Laylet Eid
Willie Colon & Hector Lavoe – Aires De Navidad

Homer and Jethro – Santy Baby
The Reverend Glen Armstrong – Even Squeaky Fromme Loves Christmas
Doye O’Dell – I’m Picking Fights For Christmas
Brave Combo – Santa’s Polka
Father Abraphart and Smurps _ Lick a Smurp For Christmas (All Fall Down)

The Orchids – Christmas Is The Time To Be With Your Baby
The Decibels – Angels We Have Heard On High
Anton Barbeau – Xmas Song
Minus 5 – New Christmas Hymn

NRBQ – Christmas Wish

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Show 462 Omicron Variant (Kosmische musik/Krautrock)

Note: This title has nothing to do with the virus., it just sounds like an obscure band and.or album that might have sounded like the eclectic world of Kosmische musik/Krautrock (those influential German music sub-genres from the 70’s).are featured during this show.

Can – Spoon
Popol Vuh – Einsjäger & Siebenjäger

Moebius & Plank – Rastakraut Pasta
Embryo – You Don’t What’s Happening
Faust – It’s A Rainy Day Sunshine Girl

La Düsseldorf – Geld
Cluster – Caramel

Kraftwerk – Showroom Dummies
Klaus Schulze – Ways Of Changes

lbliss – Margah
Harmonia – Dino
Conrad Schnitzler – Das Tier
Wolfgang Reichmann – Wünderbar

Neu! – Hallogallo

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Show 461: C’mon

It’s a 70’s rock explosion!

Lard – 70’s Rock Must Die
UFO – Only You Can Rock Me
Nazareth – Razamanaz
Left End – Bad Talkin’ Lady

Humble Pie – Stone Cold Fever
Bad Company – Rock Steady

Wishbone Ash – Blowin’ Free
Marcus – Pillow Stars

Rainbow – Starstruck
Uriah Heep – Easy Livin’
Spinal Tap – Hell Hole
The Sweet – Set Me Free
George Brigman – Jungle Rot
Blume Oyster Cult – Transmaniacon MC
Alice Cooper – Billion Dollar Babies

Angel – Rock and Rollers
James Gang – Cruisin Down The Highway
Deep Purple – Highway Star

Montrose – Space Station #5
Captain Beyond – Dancing Madly Backwards (on a Sea of Air)
Cactus – One Way…Or Another

Thin Lizzy – Bad Reputation

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Show 460: If You Can’t Beat(le) Them II

Listen Up! plays songs that sound like The Beatles or at least wouldn’t exist with a clear love of the lads.

The Rutles – Get Up And Go
Nazz – Hang On Paul
Klaatu – Sub-Rosa Speedway
The Beagles – Sharing Wishes

The Autumn Leaves – You Didn’t Say A Word (The Ballad of Plum Tucker)
Rain Parade – I Look Around
Martin Newell – The Popular Girl
St. John’s Alliance – What’s In A Name?

Bee Gees – In My Own Time
The Aardvarks – Fifty Hertz Man
Photon Band – Saturn Returns
Sleepy Hollow – Sincerely Yours

The Red Button – Caught In The Middle
The Shout – Sha-Day-La-Day
Badfinger – Know One Knows
The Pleasers – Breaking My Heart
The Sneetches – Love Comes My Way

The Green Pajamas- We’re Flying
The Low Road – Letter Never Sent
Emitt Rhodes – Side We Seldom Show
The Aerovons – World Of You
Jade – Wait Till I Come Home
Jellyfish – Long Time Ago

Spongetones – Better Take It Easy
The dB’s – From A Window To A Scream

Elliott Smith – Baby Britain
The Dentists – I Had An Excellent Dream
The Apples In Stereo – Strawberryfire

]Raspberries – Nobody Knows
Marmalade Souls – My Heart Belongs To You
The Pretty Things – Talkin’ About The Good Times
Robyn Hitchcock & The Egyptians – Somewhere Apart

Vinyl Kings – Mind Over Matter

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Show 459: The Show Before My Car Was Struck by A Flying Wheel

The Dream Syndicate – Kendra’s Dream
Amon Düül II – Sleepwalker’s Timeless Bridge
Gimmer Nicholson – Millennial Harbinger
Big Star – Watch The Sunrise

Cochemea – Kanga Roo
Mud Pie Sun – Eight O’clock Walk
Larry Norman – U.F.O.
The New Creation – All Is Well
The Original Sins – Road To Emmaus

Honny & The Bees Band – Psychedelic Woman
Sun City Girls – Kal El Lazi Kad Ham
Okay Temiz – East Breeze

Bitchen Bajas – We Travel The Spaceways
Sun Ra and His Intergalactic Solar Arkestra – Outer Spaceways Incorporated
Robyn Hitchcock – The Crystal Ship
Tim Hardin – How Can We Hang On To A Dream

Alan Licht – Jump
Quicksilver Messenger Service – Firebrothers
Feast of Smoke – Goodbye
Freakwater – Good For Nothing
Silver Jews – Honk If You’re Lonely

Antietam – Walk Away Renee
Gary Ogan & Bill Lamb – I Want To Live
Pink Floyd – Fat Old Sun
Opal – Hear The Wind Blow

Fairport Convention – Now Be Thankful

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