Sunday, April 29, 2007

4/29/07 playlist

Stay for the Freak—Emperor Penguin
Get Off of My Cloud—The Rolling Stones
If You Don’t Come Back—The ‘Takers
Hound Dog—Big Mama Thornton
Thunder and Lightning—Chi Coltrane
Shopping Trolley—Beth Orton
Happy Heart—Andy Williams
Penny Candy—Mark McAdam
Elusive—Scott Matthews
Didn’t Want to Have To Do It—Rotary Connection
Better Git it In Your Soul—Charles Mingus
Hard Luck—The Undertones
I’ll Take It From Here—Jonatha Brooke
No Net Below (Live)—Jonatha Brooke

Hour 2—40 Years Ago : Hot 100 Spotlight, April 29, 1967

Blue’s Theme—The Arrows (#95)
Live—The Merry-Go-Round (#94)
Creeque Alley—The Mamas and the Papas (#83)
The Oogum Boogum Song—Brenton Wood (#77)
Him or Me (What’s It Gonna Be)—Paul Revere and the Raiders (#65)
Hip Hug-Her—Booker T. and the MG’s (#52)
Groovin’—The Young Rascals (#49)
Walkin’ in the Sunshine—Roger Miller (#41)
I’ll Try Anything—Dusty Springfield (#40)
California Nights—Lesley Gore (#35)
Get Me to the World on Time—The Electric Prunes (#28)
Penny Lane—The Beatles (#25)
At the Zoo—Simon & Garfunkel (#16)
Jimmy Mack—Martha and the Vandellas (#10)
I Think We’re Alone Now—Tommy James and the Shondells (#5)
Sweet Soul Music—Arthur Conley (#4)
Happy Together—The Turtles (#3)
A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You—The Monkees (#2)
Somethin’ Stupid—Nancy & Frank Sinatra (#1)

Sunday, April 22, 2007

4/22/07 playlist

Chick Habit—April March
Baby It’s You—Smith
Looking at a Baby—The Collectors
Let My Love Open the Door—M. Ward
Satellite—Dave Matthews Band
How Do I Let a Good Man Down—Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings
Why Do I Cry—Barry & the Remains
You Never Had It So Good—RJD2
Another Satellite--XTC
Hot Coffee—Eri Yamamoto
Think I’m in Love—Beck
Live in Sunshine—The Rapture
Waiting on the Night—The Greencards

Hour 2 (Baseball ‘n’ Ballard)

Did You See Jackie Robinson Hit That Ball?—Buddy Johnson
Take Me Out to the Ball Game—Vernon Alley Quartet
Tribute to Harry Caray—John Caponera

Russ Ballard:

Concrete and Clay—Unit Four Plus Two
Liar—Three Dog Night
Hold Your Head Up—Argent
On the Rebound—Russ Ballard
Free Me—Roger Daltrey
New York Groove--Hello
I Know There’s Something Going On—Frida
Can’t Shake Loose—Agnetha Faltskog
I Don’t Believe in Miracles—The Zombies

Saturday, April 14, 2007

4/15/07 playlist

Singin’ in the Bathtub—Gracie Fields
Rubber Duckie—Ernie
Tobacco Road—John D. Loudermilk
Hurt So Bad—Little Anthony & the Imperials
Hey Girl, Don’t Bother Me—The Tams
I Can’t Let Go—Evie Sands
Nobody’s Lover—Roger Tillison
Beverly Hills—Uncle Sound
Build Me Up Buttercup—The Foundations
Am I the Same Girl—Barbara Acklin
Straight Aero—Jeff Thomas
Apricot Brandy—Rhinoceros
Second Fiddle—Ditch Croaker
After the Tears—Jonatha Brooke
Never Too Late for Love—Jonatha Brooke

Hour 2—Take a Ride

The Last Race—Jack Nitzsche
409—The Beach Boys
Cars—Gary Numan
Escalator of Life—Robert Hazard
Elevator—Hot Hot Heat
Airplane Song—The Royal Guardsmen
Yacht Dance—XTC
Wild Horse—Deb Talan
Big Yellow Taxi—Joni Mitchell
The Train Kept a Rollin’—Johnny Burnette Trio
School Bus—Jimmie’s Chicken Shack
Skateboard—Hillbilly Hellcats
See-Saw—Don Covay
Girl on a Swing—Gerry and the Pacemakers
Roller Coaster—The Ides of March
Rocket Man—Elton John

Sunday, April 08, 2007

4/8/07 playlist

Ahead by a Century—The Tragically Hip
Century Estates—Jennifer O’Connor
Twentieth Century Fox—The Doors
Fidelity—Regina Spektor
Say You Don’t Mind—Colin Blunstone
Crush—Dave Matthews Band
Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm—Crash Test Dummies
Beautiful—Michael Penn
First Brain—Kaki King
Behind the Rain—Gato Barbieri
If You Want Me to Stay—Sly and the Family Stone
All Too Much—Gomez
Don't Shed a Tear--Paul Carrack
Talk to Me--Stevie Nicks

Hour 2--A Round of Remakes

OK: Here's a little game to go with your music. Instead of titles will be the initials of the words in the titles, followed by the group who did the remake. In parentheses will be the artist that originally recorded the song. Guess the titles!

DBM--The Smithereens (The Beatles) DON'T BOTHER ME
SAO--The Guess Who (Johnny Kidd & the Pirates) SHAKIN' ALL OVER
ANS--Rahsaan Roland Kirk (Bill Withers) AIN'T NO SUNSHINE
ICGNTY--Al Green (The Temptations) I CAN'T GET NEXT TO YOU

MWIEWY--Mary McCaslin (Diana Ross and the Supremes) MY WORLD IS EMPTY WITHOUT YOU

W--Matthews Southern Comfort (Joni Mitchell) WOODSTOCK
O!IDIA--Richard Thompson (Britney Spears) OOPS! I DID IT AGAIN
E--Rogue Wave (Buddy Holly) EVERYDAY
IW--Doug Kershaw (Fats Domino) I'M WALKIN'

TFCITD--Keith Hampshire (Gene Pitney, Cat Stevens) THE FIRST CUT IS THE DEEPEST

WDYL--The Woolies (Bo Diddley) WHO DO YOU LOVE
GDG--Gnarls Barkley (Violent Femmes) GONE DADDY GONE
MM--Relient K (The Bangles) MANIC MONDAY (did not get played!)
HOL--The Futureheads (Kate Bush) HOUNDS OF LOVE

YMMSVH--Blood, Sweat, & Tears (Brenda Holloway) YOU'VE MADE ME SO VERY HAPPY

SLTS--from "Rockabye Baby: Lullaby Renditions of Nirvana SMELLS LIKE TEEN SPIRIT

BTTIGTP--Solomon Burke (Glen Campbell) BY THE TIME I GET TO PHOENIX