Saturday, September 25, 2010

Show #250--9/26/10

Heaven (Must Be There)—Rose Ranger
Surfin—William Orbit
Summer’s Over—Sheena Easton
Hebba Ho—Ditch Croaker
This Empty Place—The Searchers
Can’t Get Used to Losing You—Andy Williams
Cast Your Fate to the Wind—Shelby Flint
Canadian Sunset—Hugo Winterhalter & His Orchestra (Eddie Heywood, Piano)
Harvest Moon—Neil Young

Hour 2—40 Years Ago:  The Official UK Singles Chart, September 26, 1970

What was on the top of the pops across the pond on this date 40 years ago, with a little peek at stateside as well.  

How Can I Be Sure—Dusty Springfield (#37)
Lola—The Kinks (#35)
Neanderthal Man—Hotlegs (#32)
Our World—Blue Mink (#29)
Paranoid—Black Sabbath (#19)
25 or 6 to 4—Chicago (#17)
Make It With You—Bread (#10)
Black Night—Deep Purple (#9)
The Wonder of You—Elvis Presley (#5)
You Can Get It If You Really Want—Desmond Dekker (#4)
Give Me Just a Little More Time—Chairmen of the Board (#3)
The Tears of a Clown—Smokey Robinson and the Miracles (#2)
Band of Gold—Freda Payne (#1)

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Show #249--9/19/10

Paris Train—Beth Orton
He’s Gonna Step on You Again—John Kongos
Machine #2—Leo Kottke
Hellodrama—What Made Milwaukee Famous  
I Beg Your Pardon—Kon Kan
Live in Sunshine—The Rapture
The French Open—Foals
If it Happens Again—UB40
Can't Get Enough of You Baby--Smash Mouth 

Hour 2—Duos & Duets

There’ll Be No Next Time—Louis Prima & Sam Butera
Justine—Don & Dewey
Say Man—Bo Diddley
Sugar Mama, Peachy Papa—Percy Mayfield
Think Twice—LaVern Baker & Jackie Wilson
Tramp—Otis Redding & Carla Thomas
Some Velvet Morning—Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood
I’ll Hold You—Frankie & Johnny
If It’s True—Yo La Tengo
From a Whisper to a Scream—Elvis Costello
Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around—Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty
I’m Alive—Kenny Chesney & Dave Matthews
Vertigo—The Andreas Kapsalis & Goran Ivanovic Guitar Duo
Falling Slowly—Glen Hansard & Marketa Irglova 
Train Song—Feist + Ben Gibbard
I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)—Aretha Franklin & George Michael 

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Show #248--9/12/10

King of Nothing—Seals & Crofts
I Feel the Earth Move—Carole King
Trick Bag—Earl King
No Fool No More—Charles Walker & the Daffodils
I Can’t Go—Big Buddy Lucas
Never Found a Girl—The Mighty Imperials (feat. Joseph Henry)
Ta Douleur—Camille

Hour 2—City Snapshots

Another Hundred People—Pamela Myers
No Pity (in the Naked City)—Jackie Wilson
Traffic Jam—James Taylor
Summer in the City—The Lovin’ Spoonful
Another Rainy Day in New York CityChicago
Living for the City—Stevie Wonder
Expressway to Your Heart—The Soul Survivors
Crosstown Traffic—Jimi Hendrix
One Way Street—Jigsaw
Walking in L.A.—Missing Persons
City Flat—Boom Crash Opera
The City is Here for You to Use—The Futureheads
22 Grand Job—The Rakes
City—Capitol K
The City—The Dismemberment Plan
Up on the Roof—The Cryan’ Shames

Saturday, September 04, 2010

Show #247--9/5/10

Wrong—Archers of Loaf
Teacher—Jethro Tull
Riki Tiki Tavi—Donovan
Leave It—Yes
Footdown—Michael Penn
Oh Dear—Brandi Carlile

Hour 2—A Round of Remakes

Do You Wanna Dance?—The Silver
Have You Never Been Mellow?—The Feederz
Under the Boardwalk—The Undertones
I Want You Back—KT Tunstall
Billie Jean—The Lost Fingers
Cool it Now—LEN 
I’m Alive—Gamma
Gonna Get Along Without You Now—The Vibrations
Gonna Get Along Without You Now—She & Him
Jesus is Just Alright—The Byrds
Sin Ella (Without Her)— José José
Make it With You—Ralfi Pagan
Crying in the Rain—Nick Lowe and Dave Edmunds
When Will I Be Loved—The Toasters
The Night Time is the Right Time—Creedence Clearwater Revival