Saturday, November 26, 2011

Show #310--11/27/11

Life is a Carnival—The Band
King Pleasure Time—Joe Jackson
Crawling from the Wreckage—Dave Edmunds
Soundtrack—Live Wire
Rodeo Clowns—G. Love & Special Sauce
What’s the Altitude—Cut Chemist (feat. Hymnal)
This Flight Tonight—Joni Mitchell
Why—Carly Simon
That Girl—Stevie Wonder

Hour 2: Billboard Hot 100 Spotlight: November 28, 1981

Sweet Merilee—Donnie Iris (#83)
You Could Have Been With Me—Sheena Easton (#78)
Controversy—Prince (#70)
Working for the Weekend—Loverboy (#61)
Castles in the Air—Don McLean (#49)
Twilight—ELO (#38)
Centerfold—J. Geils Band (#35)
Our Lips Are Sealed—The Go-Go’s (#23)
Harden My Heart—Quarterflash (#17)
Tryin’ to Live My Life Without You—Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band (#8)
Here I Am (Just When I Thought I Was Over You)—Air Supply (#5)
Every Little Thing She Does is Magic—The Police (#4)
Private Eyes—Daryl Hall & John Oates (#3)
Waiting for a Girl Like You—Foreigner (#2)
Physical—Olivia Newton-John (#1)

Natalia Zukerman, just because. Can you blame me?

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Show #309--11/20/11

Be With Me—The Beach Boys
I’m Not in Love—10cc
I Get Weak—Belinda Carlisle
Saint Christopher—Bibio
Black Rice—Women
11th Dimension—Julian Casablancas
Romantic Me—Polyrock
Send Me an Angel—Real Life
Reunited—Greg Kihn Band

Hour 2: Smile—The Beach Boys

The famous “lost” album has finally been released! Playing the whole album tonight, with a bit of rambling commentary beforehand (not too much, I promise).

And, a program note: 

I’ll be on the air Monday night from 8-Midnight with a special Thanksgiving break edition of the Monday Music Club. Spinning lots of great oldies!

Saturday, November 12, 2011

Show #308--11/13/11

Cherchez la Femme—The Fabulous Poodles
Midnight Rendezvous—The Babys
(Si, Si) Je Suis un Rock Star—Bill Wyman
Nine Times Out of Ten—The Undertones
Back of My Hand (I’ve Got Your Number)—The Jags
(Get You Off) The Hook—Any Trouble
Runnin’ Down a Dream—Tom Petty
They Don’t Want—Electric Wire Hustle
The Sly, Slick, & the Wicked—The Lost Generation
Definitely Maybe—Jeff Beck Group
To Track You Down—Pat McDonald

Hour 2: Moogfest

Search—Tangerine Dream
Street Trash—Tobacco
Baptism—Crystal Castles
Snookered—Dan Deacon
Golden Age—TV on the Radio
A Spoonful Weighs a Ton—The Flaming Lips

Saturday, November 05, 2011

Show #307--11/6/11

Elusive—Scott Matthews
How You Hold Your Arms—Callers
Five Little Rooms—Menomena
Sunshine in the Shade—The Fixx
Steal My Sunshine—LEN
Sunday Shining—Finley Quaye
Tonight I Have To Leave It—The Shout Out Louds
Let Me Go—Heaven 17
Just the Way It Is, Baby—The Rembrandts

Hour 2: Steve Winwood: A Life in Music 

A special 60-minute radio documentary. Next week: Moogfest!