Saturday, February 27, 2010

Show #221--2/28/10

Hour 1: Billboard Hot 100 Spotlight—February 29, 1960

Summer Set—Monty Kelly (#82)
Way Down Yonder in New Orleans—Freddy Cannon (#78)
Any Way the Wind Blows—Doris Day (#72)
Darling Lorraine—The Knockouts (#57)
Sixteen Reasons—Connie Francis (#55)
Why—Frankie Avalon (#44)
Money (That’s What I Want)—Barrett Strong (#43)
Baby What You Want Me to Do—Jimmy Reed (#37)
Go, Jimmy, Go—Jimmy Clanton (#32)
Too Much Tequila—The Champs (#30)
You Got What it Takes—Marv Johnson (#20)
Harbor Lights—The Platters (#15)
Wild One—Bobby Rydell (#10)
Beyond the Sea—Bobby Darin (#6)
What in the World’s Come Over You—Jack Scott (#5)
Teen Angel—Mark Dinning (#4)
He’ll Have to Go—Jim Reeves (#3)
Handy Man—Jimmy Jones (#2)
Theme from “A Summer Place”—Percy Faith (#1)

Hour 2  (A Contrast.)

Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White—Perez Prado
Pink and Sour—Califone
$300—Soul Coughing
Our Lips Are Sealed—Fun Boy Three
Cherry Lips (Go Baby Go)—Garbage
Cuban Slide—The Pretenders
I Got High—Clem Snide
The Only Living Boy in New York—Simon & Garfunkel
Curves of the Needle—Field Music
Think of Me with Kindness—Gentle Giant
If You Want Me to Stay—Sly & the Family Stone
Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)—US3
Y Aparecio El Trombon—Juan Pablo Torres

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Show #220--2/21/10

Songbird—Fleetwood Mac
For You—tUnE-yArDs
Paper Sun—Traffic
Let’s Write a Book—Field Music
Goodie Two Shoes—Sky
Move Over—Janis Joplin
Gudbuy T’Jane—Slade
Playin’ in the Band—Stampeders
Here I Am (Come and Take Me)—Al Green
Who Makes Your Money—Spoon
Art Czars—Japandroids
Art War—The Knack
Let Me Out—The Knack

Hour 2—Sunday Sampler Plays with Fire

The Great Canyon Fire in General—Spirit
Burn On—Randy Newman
Smoke on the Water—Deep Purple
Kundalini Bonfire—Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds
Fire—Jason Collett
Burning for You—Blue Oyster Cult
Burn & Rob—Paleface
Fire on the Bayou—The Meters
Play with Fire—The Rolling Stones
This Wheel’s on Fire—The Band
Eternal Flame—Joan as Police Woman
Eternal Flame—The Bangles
I’m on Fire—Dwight Twilley Band

Friday, February 12, 2010

Show #219--2/14/10

One Life Stand—Hot Chip
AEIOU Sometimes Y—Ebn-Ozn
Secret Journey—The Police
Every Little Thing She Does is Magic—The Police
Drain the Blood—The Rural Alberta Advantage
Useful Chamber—Dirty Projectors
Be Still My Beating Heart—Sting
Sewn—The Feeling
No Regrets—Tom Rush
A Child Should Be a Fish—Leo Kottke
Take You Far Away—Emitt Rhodes

Hour 2—Ladies’ Night

Tom’s Diner—Suzanne Vega
Black Horse and the Cherry Tree—KT Tunstall
Rock Me on the Water—Linda Ronstadt
Dreaming My Life Away—Best Coast
Cornflake Girl—Tori Amos
Human Behavior—Bjork
I Gotta Know—Wanda Jackson
Hot Dog! That Made Him Mad—Carolyn Mark & the Room-Mates
For Today—Jessica Lea Mayfield
Getaway (February)—Jen Trynin
Journal of Ardency—Class Actress
I’m Satisfied—Fanny
Do You Wanna Touch Me (Oh Yeah)—Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Forest Green Oh Forest Green—Holly Miranda

You may have noticed Christine McVie down there...didn't get to her tonight.
She'll be the very first next week. (Yes, I'm a loose ends tier-upper).

Row 1:  Jessica Lea Mayfield, Christine McVie, Holly Miranda, Linda Ronstadt,
Bjork, KT Tunstall, Tori Amos, Carolyn Mark.

Sorta Row 2:  Fanny, Wanda Jackson, Suzanne Vega, Joan Jett.

Sorta Row 3:  Jen Trynin, Bethany Cosentino (Best Coast), Elizabeth Harper (Class Actress).

Friday, February 05, 2010

Show #218--2/7/10

I’d Do It All Again—Corinne Bailey Rae
With Your Love—Jefferson Starship
Continuum—Jaco Pastorius
Jealous of Roses—Bibio
Girls! Girls! Girls!—Liz Phair
Sleep (Fingers’ Lulllaby)—The Boomtown Rats
Runnin’ Round—Marvin Pontiac
Lovely Gold—Michael Yonkers
Phantom Don’t Go—Jookabox
What Would I Want? Sky—Animal Collective
Heaven Must Be Missing an Angel—Tavares
Goodnight Tonight—Wings

Hour 2—A Sunday Sampler encore from 6/15/08

(Heavy on the sixties, eh?)

Step Inside Love—Cilla Black
Summer Wind—Frank Sinatra
Think Twice—LaVern Baker & Jackie Wilson
Lucille—The Everly Brothers
Don’t Throw Your Love Away—The Searchers
Out of Limits—The Marketts
Woman—Peter & Gordon
Lost Girl—The Troggs
Hey Baby (They’re Playing Our Song)—The Buckinghams
Things I’d Like to Say—New Colony Six
As We Proceed—Travis Morrison
Sinner—Downtown Harvest
Babylon—David Gray
Cheek to Cheek—Kenny Burrell Trio
Matte Kudasai—King Crimson
Harmony—Elton John