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by Twitch the Intern from The Chaotic Life of Dogs at 6:03 PM on 5·23·2015

SUMMER!!...I don’t know why I’m so excited about that…..

1. Hound Dog—Elvis Presley
2. Year of the Cat—Al Stewart
3. Blaze of Glory—The Alarm
4. I Don’t Mind at All—Bourgeois Tagg
5. My Best Friend’s Girl—The Cars
6. Can’t Get Enough of Your Love, Baby—Barry White
7. Shake Your Groove Thing—Peaches & Herb
—————Cover to Cover———————-
8. House of the Rising Sun—The Animals
9. House of the Rising Sun—Andy Griffith
10. Loverboy—Billy Ocean
11. Respect—Aretha Franklin
12. Somewhere Down the Crazy River—Robbie Robertson (by request)
13. I Don’t Know—Ozzy Osbourne
14. Come Go With Me—The Del-Vikings
15. Paper Sun—Traffic (by request)
16. Won’t Get Fooled Again—The Who
17. Psychotic Reaction—Count Five (by request)
18. It Don’t Come Easy—Ringo Starr
19. Don’t Let Him Go—REO Speedwagon
20. Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy—Andrews Sisters
21. Kiss—Prince & the Revolution
Guess the Theme Contest (clues in CAPS):
22. TENNESSEE Waltz—Patti Page
23. KENTUCKY Woman—Neil Diamond
24. Midnight Train to GEORGIA—Gladys Knight & the Pips
25. LOUISIANA Woman, MISSISSIPPI Man—Loretta Lynn & Conway Twitty
[Theme answer: SOUTHERN STATES]
26. Big Time—Peter Gabriel
27. Persuaded—Nova Mob
28. Sandwiches—Mitch Hedberg
29. Stealing People’s Mail—Dead Kennedys
30. Should I Stay or Should I Go—The Clash
31. Wah-Wah—George Harrison (by request)
32. Island Girl—Elton John
33. Love Without Anger—Devo
34. I’ll Never Fall in Love Again—Dionne Warwick
35. Keep on Truckin’ (extended version)—Eddie Kendricks
36. Brick House—Commodores
37. (What’s so Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding—Elvis Costello & the Attractions
38. The Monkey Time—Major Lance
39. Dancin’ Fool—Frank Zappa
40. At the Hop—Danny & the Juniors
41. Ca Plane Pour Moi—Plastic Bertrand
42. The Baby Song—Husker Du
43. Metro Polka—The Pinetoppers (feat. The Beaver Valley Sweethearts)
44. Bye-Bye, Goodbye, Goodbye Everybody—Brak & the Cartoon Planet Band

by Chris Kocher from The Signal at 8:46 AM on 5·20·2015

Another week of just me.

First a Spottiswoode set in honor of his return to Felicia’s Atomic Lounge ( on Sunday night.
Spottiswoode – “Got Soul” (Blaze of Glory)
Spottiswoode – “Nothing’s Gonna Stop Me” (Blaze of Glory)
Spottiswoode – “Off the Merry-Go-Round” (Blaze of Glory)
Spottiswoode – “Oh My Love” (Blaze of Glory)
Spottiswoode – “You Did the Right Thing” (Blaze of Glory)
Spottiswoode & His Enemies – “Play Me In Your Bedroom” (Building a Road)
Spottiswoode & His Enemies – “You Will Rise Again” (Building a Road)
Spottiswoode & His Enemies – “Majesty” (English Dream)
Spottiswoode & His Enemies – “Just a Word I Use” (Wild Goosechase Expedition)
Spottiswoode & His Enemies – “In the Pouring Rain” (Salvation)

From there, a mix of new and recent tunes.
Vance Gilbert – “Moonlight in Vermont” (Nearness of You)
Vance Gilbert – “Ain’t Misbehavin’” (Nearness of You)
Vance Gilbert – “Nearness of You” (Nearness of You)
Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio – “Still She Will Fly” (Still She Will Fly)
Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio – “Make It Mine” (Still She Will Fly)
Tim May & Steve Smith – “Washboard Road” (Tim May & Steve Smith)
Spuyten Duyvil – “The Cruel War” (The Social Music Hour Vol. 1)
Joanne Lurgio – “Going with the Flow” (Rise From the Storm)
Chuck Brodsky – “My British Emily” (Tell Tale Heart)
Steve Kahn – “The Border Collie Drinking Song” (These Things)
Allison Moorer – “Have You Ever Seen the Rain?” (Down to Believing)
The Vagaband – “The Bad & The Ugly” (Town & Country)
Danny Schmidt – “Girl with Lantern Eyes” (Owls)
Ella Squirrell – “Trust is a White Dove” (Loop)
Dar Williams – “Girl of the World” (Emerald)
Folk Family Revival – “Cotton Dress” (Water Walker)
Craig Market & Thomm Jutz – “More than the Miles” (Nowhere to Hide)
Malcolm Holcombe – “Mister in Morgantown” (The RCA Sessions)
Kathy Moser – “Ghosts in the Kitchen” (Some 1 Like U)
Gene & Gayla Mills – “Daytime Stars” (Walk on Solid Ground)
The Lied To’s – “Things Aren’t Always As They Seem” (The Lied To’s)
The Milk Carton Kids – “Secrets of the Stars” (Monterey)
Laura Marling – “Don’t Let Me Bring You Down” (Short Movie)
Jacob Johnson – “The Ferryboat Waltz” (One-Take Jake)
Hey Mavis – “The Love We Give” (What I Did)
Thompson Family – “One Life at a Time” (Thompson Family)
Lizzy Hoyt – “New Lady on the Prairie” (New Lady on the Prairie)
Zak Smith – “Brand New Party” (Signs of Life)
Tom Chapin – “City of New Orleans” (70)
Dan Weber – “(I Deal With) Crazy All Day” (What I’m Lookin’ For)

And in honor of the final “Late Show with David Letterman” tomorrow night …
Warren Zevon – “Roland the Headless Thompson Gunner” (Excitable Boy)

Next week, Brian Wolff is in town and will be live in the studio with me. It’ll be a fun show.

by Chris Played by Charles Berman from The Mad Trivia Party at 9:59 PM on 5·19·2015

Chris Pplayed by Charles Berman

1. Why are member of the Unification Church often called “Moonies?”

2. Give a US president’s middle name?

3. What is known as “the world’s oldest profession?

4. Why do some people think that in the US one cannot get real brie?

5. What is a therm?

6. Who is the leader of the Rent is Too Damn High Party?

What state is it in?

7. What is Joe Biden’s real full first name?

8. What is a chiopodist.

9. What is the difference between a deposit and a down payment?

10. What politician had a scandal involving:

- a dead intern? – an expensive haircut? – cheating on his cancer patient wife? – roaring onstage? – groping several male staffers at a wedding and then admitting it? – decorating his office like Downton Abbey? – wearing a sweater? – entering a tank? – crashing a car with a prostitute in it?

11. What is bandy?

12. What is the most popular participation sport in the US?

13. Name all three Pep Boys.

14. Who did the voice of Howdy Doody?

15. White out was invented by a family member of a member of what band?

16. Where does Poland Spring water come from?

17. What is a kinematograph?

18. Name a search engine other than Google, current or former.

19. What is both a kind of family member and a kind of printer?

20. What is in batteries?

20b. Name a song that becomes unsettling when you actually listen to the words?

21. How did Rich David get so rich?

22. Name something only one of us has read/heard/seen.

23. Why should you win?

24. Heads or tails?

Twitch the Intern

1. Which fast food chain celebrated its 75th anniversary last week (05/15/15)?

2. Currently, what is the cost of a US first-class ‘forever’ stamp?

3. Name the TV shows which spawned these spin-offs: ‘Mork & Mindy’, ‘Mama’s Family’, ‘The Facts of Life’, ‘Laverne & Shirley’, ‘The Jeffersons’.

4. Which (eventual) US general competed in the first modern pentathlon at the 1912 Summer Olympic games?

5. Name the first TV show on which the main characters also sang the theme song.

6. The Beatles have had the most #1 albums in history (19)…Who is in second place (13)?

7. Where did Chex cereal get its name?

8. Awkward!! Recently, a wheelchair-bound contestant on ‘The Price Is Right’ won something completely unusable. What was her prize?

9. Explain the condition known as ‘thanatosis’. [Bonus: Name an animal which exhibits this behavior.]

10. Recently, Jeb Bush claimed that what person would make the “perfect” 2016 Republican Presidential candidate? [Bonus: Why would this person not be eligible?]

Doc Sonic’s questions:

Who was the father of Cleopatra’s twins?

Leather is the traditional gift of which wedding anniversary?

What two beaches in Brazil inspired two hit songs?

What number have you rolled in a game of craps, if you roll “boxcars”?

In which country would you find the state of Tabasco?

In “My Neighbor Totoro” what kind of tree does Totoro live in?

Whose band did Bootsy Collins get a start in? And how old was he at the time?

Is This A Band?

Saturday’s Arsenal

Lab Partners

Dirty Old Kingdom

by Doc Mordechi from Fly By Night Radio at 2:52 AM on 5·19·2015

Artist: Song (Album)
1. Hop Along: Happy to See Me (Painted Shut)
2. The Dead Ships: Big Quiet (The Dead Ships)
3. Ronnie James Dio with with Tenacious D: The Last in Line (This is Your Life)
4. Ramones: Blitzkrieg Bop (Loud Fast Ramones)
5. Turnover: New Scream (Peripheral Vision)
6. Built to Spill: Some Other Song (Untethered Moon)
7. Timeshares: Naive (Already Dead)
8. Guantanamo Baywatch: Too Late (Darling…It’s Too Late)
9. The Paper Chase: Wrapped Around Your Finger (Many Miles Away)
10. Elliot Moss: Big Bad Wolf (Highspeeds)
11. The Tallest Man on Earth: Singers (Dark Bird is Home)
11. Hozier: Jackie and Wilson (Hozier)
12. Aesop Rock: None Shall Pass (None Shall Pass)
13. Sue Foley: From Four Until Late (Dealin’ With the Devil: The Songs of Robert Johnson)
14. Icky Blossoms: Phantasmagoria (Mask)
15. Mr. Robinson: Bury Me Good (Bury Me Good EP)
16. The Enemies: Mojo Woman (The Core of Rock)
17. Yardlets: Rivers Edge (Good Hangs)
18. Strider: Road Runner (Reading Festival 1973)
19. BB King: Blues Man (Blues on the Bayou)
20. Django Django: Shake and Tremble (Born Under Saturn)
21. The Eiffels: City All Night (The Eiffels EP)
22. Bruce Springsteen: Promised Land (Essential Bruce Springsteen)
23. Warm Soda: I Wanna Go Fast (Symbolic Dream)
24. The Beatles: You’ve Got To Hide Your Love Away (Help!)
25. Urban Cone: Rocketman (Polaroid Memories)
26. Blondie: Tide is High (Full Tilt)
27. Johnny Cash: She Used to Love Me a Lot (Out Among the Stars)
28. The New Basement Tapes: Married to My Hack (Lost on the River)
29. BB King: There is Always One More Time (There is Always One More Time)

by MADMANMARK from Completely Deranged at 1:37 AM on 5·19·2015

No sound I do not know why oh well I guess nobody outside of Bingo can listen in. Have to do it the old fashioned way FM radio.

by Ferdinand Montalvo from Dimenciones 2015 at 10 PM on 5·16·2015


Tito Puente
Mambo Birdland (1999):
“Mambo Birdland”

Tito Puente
Live At Birdland_Dancemania ’99:
“Complicacion” v. Frankie Morales

Celia Cruz
Anthology (2012):
“Salsa de Tomate” duo Tito Puente

Bobby Valentin
35 Aniversario:
“Son 35, con Cuatro Cuerdas”
“Cantare con una Orquesta”
v. Wichi Camacho

Charlie Palmieri
Gigante Hits (1978):
“El Mundo Esta Bien” v. Vitin Aviles

Johnny Pacheco
El Maestro_A Man And His Music (2006):
“Alto Songo”

Puerto Rican Power
Salsa Another Day (2006):
“Doctor” v. Josue Rosado

I Love Salsa (2006):
“La Favorita” con Moncho Rivera

Ismael Rivera con sus Cachimbos
Esto Fue Lo Que Trajo El Barco (1972):
“¡Yumbo Agua Tana Oh!”

Ismael Rivera
Legend (1990):
“Ritmo Columbia”

Ismael Rivera
“Traigo Salsa”
“Dime Porque”

Ismael Rivera Y Sus Cachimbos (1971):
“Tambores Africanos”
“Compay Guito”

Ismael Rivera
“El Niche”
“Yo No Quiero Que Te Enamores”
“Suena El Bongo”

Eddie Palmieri
El Rumbero Del Piano (1998):
“Cafe” v. Herman Olivera

Eddie Palmieri
Live At Sing Sing (1972):
“Mi Mujer Espiritual”

El Gran Combo De Puerto Rico
Para Todos Los Gustos (1995):
“Amor a Control Remoto”

El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico
25th Anniversary (1987):
“Un Verano En Nueva York”

El Gran Combo de Puerto Rico
In Alaska-Breaking The Ice (1984):
“Las Creencias”

Cheo Feliciano
Una Voz…Mil Recuerdos (1999):
“Lindo Yambu”

Fania All Stars
Power House:
“Son Cuero Boogaloo”

Tito Nieves
Entre Familia (2010):
“Como un juego de Niño”

Tito Nieves
Clase Aparte (1999):
“Le gusta que la vean”

Tito Rodriguez
El Inolvidable_A man And is Music (2012):
“Mango Del Monte”

Vicentico Valdes
Mi Diario Musical:
“Una Cancion por la Mañana”

Ruben Blades And The Fania All Stars
El Sol De La Salsa (2004):
“Paula C”

Willie Colon presents Ruben Blades
Metiendo Mano (1977):

Spanish Harlem Orchestra
United We Swing (2007):
“Mujer Divina” v. Marco Bermudez

Marc Anthony
Todo A Su Tiempo (1994):
“Nadie Como Ella”

Mario Ortiz Jr. All Star Band
50 Aniversario (2014):
“Arrollando el sabor” v. Rey Ruiz

TropiJazz All Stars
Volume 1 (1996):
“Everyday I Have The Blues”

by Dr. Nelson W. Thrillington from The Maladroit Renaissance at 7:26 PM on 5·16·2015

After 61 episodes, The Maladroit Renaissance has gone the way of the 8-track.

The Songs Played:

“Roll Over Beethoven” – Electric Light Orchestra
“Go Out” – Blur
“Flowers and Beads” – Iron Butterfly
“Lucretia” – Megadeth
“Black Milk” – Massive Attack

“Where Boys Fear to Tread” – The Smashing Pumpkins
“Animal Nitrate” – Suede
“Every Christian Lion Hearted Man Will Show You” – The Bee Gees
“Feelings” – The Offspring

“Divine Hammer” – The Breeders
“Demonoid Phenomenon” – Rob Zombie
“Torch Song” – Todd Rundgren
“The Soft Parade” – The Doors

The origins of Dr. Nelson Winston Thrillington

NELSON – “Heading For the Light” – The Traveling Wilburys (w/ Nelson Wilbury)
WINSTON – “Cleanup Time” – John Lennon (Dr. Winston O’Boogie)
THRILLINGTON – “Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey” – Percy “Thrills” Thrillington
“X-Girlfriend” – Bush
“You Think I Ain’t Worth A Dollar, But I Feel Like A Millionaire” – Queens of the Stone Age

“Wind Chimes” – The Beach Boys
“Sludge Factory” – Alice In Chains
“Winslow to Arizona” – The Greenberry Woods

“Serenade” – Steve Miller Band
“Surf Wax America” – Weezer
“Don’t Let Me Be Lonely Tonight” – The Isley Brothers
“Acquiesce” – Oasis

“Forever Now” – The Psychedelic Furs
“The Tourist” – Radiohead
“Somewhere” – Scissor Sisters
“Fairies Wear Boots” – Black Sabbath

Roll Credits… Thanks to everyone, Show Records, Tallies, & Facts

SERIES FINALE: “The Day the World Went Away (Halo 13)” – Nine Inch Nails

Key Facts About Show:
61 episodes (62 counting the Tribute to Weezer)
Most songs played by an artist: Weezer 26, 36 counting the Tribute to Weezer)
Other key artists:
The Beach Boys (22)
The Byrds (21)
Arctic Monkeys & Radiohead (20)
Most Played Ex-Beatle: George Harrison (16, 13 w/o Traveling Wilburys)
Most Played Britpop Artist (group): Blur (Defeats Oasis 19-17)
Most Played Britpop Artist (person): Noel Gallagher (Defeats Damon Albarn 22-20 when counting solo albums, guest appearances, etc.)

Longest Song Played: “Eight Miles High (live)” – The Byrds (16:03)
Shortest Song Played: “You Suffer” – Napalm Death (0:01)

Most-Played Song & First Song Played on Show: “Roll Over Beethoven” – Electric Light Orchestra (4 times, each season premier opening plus series finale opening)

Thanks so much for all the support during the last three years! I will totally miss doing this show.

- The Doctor

by Silly-Oh from What's The Dillio? at 3:29 PM on 5·15·2015

1) Blur – Song 2 (Blur)
2) Green Day – 409 In Your Coffeemaker (1,039 Smoothed Out Slappy Hours)
3) The Flaming Lips – Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots Pts 1 & 2 (Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots)
4) The Killers – Neon Tiger (Day & Age)
5) Florence + The Machine – Shake It Out (Ceremonials)
6) Genesis – Invisible Touch (Invisible Touch)
7) Jake Bugg – Simple Pleasures (Shangri La)
8) The Avalanches – Frontier Psychiatrist (Since I Left You)
9) Frank Zappa – Joe’s Garage (Joe’s Garage)
10) Natalie Imbruglia – Torn (Left of The Middle)
11) Patti Smith – Gloria (Horses)
12) Radiohead – Electioneering (OK Computer)
13) Yellowcard – One Year, Six Months (Ocean Avenue)
14) Green Day – J.A.R. (Jason Andrew Relva) (International Superhits!)
15) Kate Bush – Cloudbusting (Hounds of Love)
16) Ween – Ocean Man (The Mollusk)
17) Pavement – Stereo (Brighten the Corners)
18) Paramore – When It Rains (Riot)
19) Joanna Newsom – You and Me, Bess (Have One On Me)
20) Kate Bush – Rocket Man
21) Radiohead – Like Spinning Plates (I Might Be Wrong: Live Recordings)
22) The Beatles – Your Mother Should Know (Magical Mystery Tour)
23) Grateful Dead – Casey Jones (Dick’s Picks Vol. 8)
24) Good Rats – Klash-Ka-Bob (Tasty)
25) M83 – Midnight City (Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming)
26) Jeff Buckley – Grace (Grace)
27) Depeche Mode – Personal Jesus (Violator)
28) Coldplay – Charlie Brown (Mylo Xyloto)
29) David Bowie and Mick Jagger – Dancing In The Street
30) – Florence + The Machine – Dog Days Are Over (Lungs)
31) M-Beat & General Levy – Incredible (Jungle Hits Vol. 1)
32) Coldplay – The Message (X&Y)

by Drex from Big Cheese at 1:01 PM on 5·15·2015

Weezer – Pinkerton

Weezer – Blue Album
-My Name is Jonas
-No One Else
-The World Has Turned And Left Me Here
-Buddy Holly

i thought about you – miles davis
no quarter- led zeppelin
Green Sleeves – John Coltrane
Heroin – The Velvet Underground
On and On – Erykah Badu
Lullabye of birdland – Sarah Vaughn
She Dont Have to Know – John Legend

Soul Love – David Bowie
Please Mr. Postman – The Marvallettes
Little ghetto boy – The Roots
In my life – the Beatles
Sleepwalking – Deerhunter
Pretty Vacant – Sex Pistols
Lady Mac – Duke Ellington

Peg – Steely Dan
I dont know why – Nat King Cole
Keep on Trying till I win your love – Marvin Gaye
Carry the Zero – Built to Spill
Knock me down – The red hot chili peppers

by Pink from Pink & Floyd at 4:09 PM on 5·14·2015

Overture- The Who
It’s A Boy- The Who
1921- The Who
Amazing Journey- The Who
Sparks- The Who
Eyesight to the Blind (The Hawker)- The Who
Christmas- The Who
Cousin Kevin- The Who
The Acid Queen- The Who
Underture- The Who
Do You Think It’s Alright?- The Who
Pinball Wizard- The Who
There’s A Doctor- The Who
Go To The Mirror- The Who
Tommy, Can You Hear Me?- The Who
Smash the Mirror- The Who
Sensation- The Who
Miracle Cure- The Who
Sally Simpson- The Who
I’m Free- The Who
Welcome- The Who
Tommy’s Holiday Camp- The Who
We’re Not Gonna Take It- The Who
See Me, Feel Me/ Listening to You- The Who
Prelude- Pink Floyd
In the Flesh?- Pink Floyd
The Thin Ice- Pink Floyd
Another Brick in the Wall (Part I)- Pink Floyd
The Happiest Days of Our Lives- Pink Floyd
Another Brick in the Wall (Part II)- Pink Floyd
Mother- Pink Floyd
Goodbye Blue Sky- Pink Floyd
Empty Spaces- Pink Floyd
Young Lust- Pink Floyd
One of My Turns- Pink Floyd
Don’t Leave Me Now- Pink Floyd
Another Brick in the Wall (Part III)- Pink Floyd
Goodbye Cruel World- Pink Floyd
Hey You- Pink Floyd
Is There Anybody Out There?- Pink Floyd
Nobody Home- Pink Floyd
Vera- Pink Floyd
Bring the Boys Back Home- Pink Floyd
Comfortably Numb- Pink Floyd
The Show Must Go On- Pink Floyd
In the Flesh- Pink Floyd
Run Like Hell- Pink Floyd
Waiting for the Worms- Pink Floyd
Stop- Pink Floyd
The Trial- Pink Floyd
Outside the Wall- Pink Floyd
We’ll Meet Again- Vera Lynn

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