Rhubarb Cake, 6/29/00, 9 AM-noon on WFMU hosted by Douglas it's 1972 background: Helen Mirra: Field Geometry Lou Reed: Wild Child The Art Ensemble of Chicago: Immm Jefferson Airplane: Thunk thanks to a dream I had in which these three artists had collaborated in 1972 Algebra Suicide: Little Dead Bodies like a vision out of an apocalyptic art movie Green Velvet: Water Molecule if people dance to this they're sicker than I thought Future Bible Heroes: I'm Lonely (And I Love It) it's really just a country song in disguise New Order: Round & Round every year they sound more prophetic The Kitty Vermont: Streets Of Tokyo somebody wants to be Stephin Merritt so badly they can taste it reading: Yasunari Kawabata: The Silver Fifty-Sen Pieces Crayon: Another King Of The World you fools, we don't even need to tune our instruments to crush you Datach'i/Mogwai: We Are Always Well Thank You (Remix) glitching is just another way of rocking very slowly Fred Wesley & the J.B.'s: Blow Your Head (undubbed version) without the signature P.E. synth riff, it's a whole different song Cooper-Moore: Blues For Jaki Byard if only he didn't have those issues (the phase ones) Kishore Kumar: Ina Mina Dika happiest song I've heard in forever Fugs: Fishing Blues a passable impersonation of happiness Dan Crow: Soup! Soup! Soup! youth is the happiest time, especially if you're hooked on phonics Manhattan Brothers: Jikela Emaweni some kind of happy accident Maher Shalal Hash Baz: Great Gothic Country Song happiness is a melty little track Bailter Space: Retro not happy, in the Pere Ubu sense The Dismemberment Plan: What Do You Want Me To Say? guess they're always that hot live, huh? Max Tundra: The Balaton two dials between each pair of fingers Oval: Ovalprocess 1 two subroutines between each pair of routers Antony & the Johnsons: River of Sorrow I feeeeeel and you're going to KNOW about it Ida: Firefly conversely, there's the understatement approach Vladislav Delay: live performance 6.28*+-.00 a 71-minute piece recorded at home exclusively for Rhubarb Cake Bonnie "Blue" Billy: Little Boy Blue II five conceptual curls ahead of everyone else questions? mail me!
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