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April 10, 2010 Options
Brooklyn's THE ABOVE live!!!
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Options The Cherry Blossom Clinic with hostess Terre T

On WFMU (Info) | 91.1, 90.1, 91.9 FM & wfmu.org
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Note: The music bed between sets is the william orbit remix of pierre henry's "psyche rock" taken from the 1997 album metamorphose -- messe pour le temps present featuring the music of pierre henry and michel colombier (FFRR/polygram 4562942).

The last column may have tons or NO info depending on how reliable my notes are. (I write up the set list as I play it)
Artist Title Album, Label, Format, Year, Notes (NR = New Release) Approx. start time
THE MOVE  Cherry Blossom Clinic Revisited   Options Shazam!.  
TRANSPLANTS  Vegatable Stew   Options Police State: Early Boston Punk 1976-1979. Bacchus Archives. (2004) 0:07:21 )  
JIM JONES REVUE  Elemental   Options Here to Save Your Soul: Singles Volume One. Punk Rock Blues. (2009) 0:09:26 )  
HOLLYWOOD BRATS  Chez Maximes   Options Hollywood Brats. Cherry Red. (2000) recorded in '73 0:12:19 )  
REPLACEMENTS  Shiftless When Idle   Options Sorry Ma, Forgot to Take Out the Trash. TwinTone. (1981) 0:15:26 )  
VERMILLION SANDS  Star Light Star Bright   Options Vermillion Sands. Alien Snatch. -NR 0:18:18 )  
GOLDEN TRIANGLE  I Want To Know   Options Double Joiner. Hardly Art. -NR 0:19:39 )  
THE ELECTRIC MESS  I Can't Go On Loving You   Options The Electric Mess. self released. (2009) playing 2nite @ Union Pool with The Above and Runaway Suns 0:22:36 )  
DICKIES  I'm OK, You're OK   Options The Incredible Shrinking Dickies (reissue). Captain Oi!. originally released as the B side to their 1st 7" from '78 0:24:33 )  
MAGNETIX  Nulle Autre QueToi   Options Slovenly. 7". -NR 0:26:54 )  
FABIO  Lindo Sonho Delirante   Options VA - Brazilian Guitar Fuzz Bananas. World Psychdelic Funk Classics. orig. released as a 7" on RCA Brazil in 1968 -NR 0:29:21 )  
ROLLING STONES  All Sold Out   Options Between the Buttons. ABKCO. (1967) 0:31:41 )  
FLIGHT  Feel So Good   Options HoZac. 7". -NR 0:33:45 )  
FELT LETTERS  600,000 Bands   Options 600,000 Bands. M'Lady's. 7". -NR 0:36:27 )  
LAMPS  Niels Bohr was an Excellent Ping Pong Player   Options Dull Knife. 7". -NR 0:40:38 )  
BRIMSTONES  Shut Me Down   Options Go Ape. 7". -NR 1:09:59 )  
GROOVY UNCLE  Monkey Trousers   Options State Records. 7". myspace.com/groovyuncle -NR 1:13:35 )  
MICHAEL TURNER IN SESSION  Patterns of My Life   Options VA - Psych Bites Volume One: Australian Acid Freakrock 1967-1974. Past & Present. orig. 1972 -NR 1:15:56 )  
TIGER MOUNTAIN  Love Is Simple   Options Analog Heads Gone French. Lucky Cat. (2002) I <3 Dean Rispler 1:18:56 )  
LEN PRICE 3  If You Live Round Here   Options Pictures. Wicked Cool. -NR 1:21:00 )  
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The Above live in the studio!
David Horowitz - guitar, lead vocals
Frank Caira - bass, vocals
John Federico - drums
Pete Matthiessen - keys, vocals
Engineer - Mike Sin, Stu Rutherford

Website: theabovebrooklyn.com
Releases: The Above self titled CD self released and available via the band's website.

Upcoming shows:
Tonight (4/10) @ Union Pool with Runaway Suns and The Electric Mess
4/29 @ Bowery Electric with the Get Set, Love Struck and Your 33 Black Angels
5/27 @ Southpaw with Paul Collins Beat, Jay Banerjee & The Heartthrobs and Jonny Chan's new band!
THE ABOVE  What She Said   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU. 1:28:02 )  
THE ABOVE  Walked Out On Me   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU. 1:30:49 )  
THE ABOVE  Bollywood Woman   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU. 1:33:49 )  
THE ABOVE  You're Gonna Cry   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU. 1:36:53 )  
THE ABOVE  Find Somebody New   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU. 1:41:06 )  
THE ABOVE  Act Your Age   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU. 1:44:29 )  
THE ABOVE  West End Supermarket   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU. 1:48:03 )  
THE ABOVE  Special Something   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU. 1:52:42 )  
THE ABOVE   chat w/ Terre   Options Live on the Cherry Blossom Clinic on WFMU. 1:55:10 )  
EDDY CURRENT SUPPRESSION RING  Anxiety   Options Rush to Relax. Goner. -NR 2:16:59 )  
THE VERMIN POETS  It Seems I've Gone and Died   Options Verse the 1st. Smart Guy. 7". -NR 2:20:25 )  
DUM DUM GIRLS  I Will Be   Options I Will Be. Sub Pop. -NR 2:22:39 )  
THE STUFFIES  No One's Gonna Miss You   Options VA - Casual Victim Pile: Austin 2010. Matador. -NR 2:24:26 )  
SUPERCHUNK  Blinders   Options Crossed Wires. Merge. 7". -NR 2:26:43 )  
1990S  Everybody Please Relax   Options Kicks. Rough Trade. (2009) 2:34:45 )  
GUINEA WORMS  Drunk In Yr Uggs   Options Sorcererers of Madness (4rd Year in a Row). Columbus Discount. LP box set. -NR 2:38:11 )  
MORDECAI  Phil   Options Two Rooms. self released. -NR 2:41:13 )  
NAZI DUST  Impulse Control   Options Youth Attack. 7". -NR 2:43:03 )  
CRASS  Do They Owe Us A Living?   Options The Feeding of the 5000. Crass. (1978) 2:45:24 )  
TED LEO AND THE PHARMACISTS  The Mighty Sparrow   Options The Brutalist Bricks. Matador. -NR 2:47:26 )  
ARMEDALITE RIFLES  Drum Bass Squeaky Thing   Options Shambolic? Indeed!. FDH. (2009) 2:49:43 )  

Listener comments!

  Sat. 4/10/10 3:06pm Lex Dexter:

Hey Terre T,
I am a long-time fan whose taste in music owes a lot to you! A coupla weeks ago wifey and I flew from Detroit to Memphis to go see the Reigning Sound, a band I never would have known if it hadn't been for the attention that you, Evan and TBSOWFMU paid to 'em on the radio waves!

Anywho, the ensuing weekend - visiting Stax, Goner and the Civil Rights Museum in addition to finding foncy vegetarian food and hanging with FOTs - was a personal life-highlight, and would never have happened without your righteous radio program. I am thankful for it and for your existence on the earth!
  Sat. 4/10/10 3:15pm curtis:

JJR.. Yessss!!!!!
  Sat. 4/10/10 3:54pm Leo Buscaglia:

Great Dickies' track Terre!
  Sat. 4/10/10 3:55pm Skirkie:

I mostly know Fabio for getting hit in the face by a goose while on a roller coaster: http://stingler.blogspot.com/2007/05/fabio-goose-dignity-best-picture-of-all.html

The goose died.
  Sat. 4/10/10 3:56pm Listener Jumpy:

I've heard that about the men women like, too. I have a chance!
  Sat. 4/10/10 3:58pm Listener Bill:

John Hamm? The Mad Men guy? Is he, like, a body builder? I think he's just in shape, or at least, not out of shape.
  Sat. 4/10/10 4:04pm Listener Jumpy:

Woman mostly don't give a hoot about male bodies as long as there's no body order!
  Sat. 4/10/10 4:05pm Listener Jumpy:

"body odor" not body order.
  Sat. 4/10/10 4:13pm Mark:

Any chance of hearing some Dust today? Great band!
  Sat. 4/10/10 4:16pm Bad Ronald:

Body odor in order.
  Sat. 4/10/10 4:17pm Spoony:

Speaking of body odor, if you're into bearded Brooklynites playing sludgy doom metal, then you'll probably love 'Nam. They play with Early Man a lot.
  Sat. 4/10/10 4:34pm Stoney:

  Sat. 4/10/10 4:42pm Ron:

There is no greater dj than Terre T. It is not even up for discussion.
  Sat. 4/10/10 4:51pm kAREN:

wOW THIS BAND ROCKS!! Do they have anything out?
  Sat. 4/10/10 4:54pm SueP:

kAREN - you can buy their self released album 2nite @ Union Pool
  Sat. 4/10/10 4:55pm SueP:

or from their website: www.theabovebrooklyn.com!
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:20pm Oweinama:

No Pants Candace!
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:22pm Christina:

Woo! Awesome bands and girls with no pants! Tonite is going to be fantastic!
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:34pm Anonymous Tipster:

I think the name of the band The Above are playing with at Southpaw on 5/27 is actually "Jay Banerjee & The Heartthrobs". But what do I know? It's not like I'm Jay Banerjee or anything.
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:40pm SueP:

Jay - You would know best. Consider yourself named checked.
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:42pm Kyle F:

The Above are one of the best bands I've heard in a long time.
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:44pm The Above:

Thank you so much for having us on your show today, Terre! It really means soooo much to us! Hope to see you down at Union Pool tonite.
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:44pm Anonymous Tipster:

Thanks, Sue. But I'm not Jay...necessarily. I'm just an anonymous tipster keeping the New York Metropolitan Area music community informed of...um...band names. (Speaking of, I think Get Set is actually GeTSeT, but that's their own fault. They have great tunes, though.)
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:45pm Anonymous Tipster:

Oh, and yes, The Above rock.
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:46pm SueP:

OK, Anonymous Tipster! Thanx fer keepin things accur8.
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:48pm Don (trip dub):

Anyone who has the guts to come out with Mordecai (Hezekiah and Matisyahu not withstanding) has got something he wants to say. I just don't know what it is.
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:48pm Kyle F:

Hi Above. Can't wait for the show tonight.
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:49pm matteo(rudie war):

ciao, thanx for this great show, The Above are great
  Sat. 4/10/10 5:51pm The Above:

Neither can we Kyle. Be sure you say hello! Thanks to everyone for the compliments.
  Sat. 4/10/10 6:03pm Listener Jumpy:

Great set from Above
  Sat. 4/10/10 9:55pm loudabagel:

Wow, thanks for the airplay NYC! And Don, we (Mordecai) do have something to say, but it's for Freemason's ears.
  Tue. 4/13/10 1:58pm Late to the party:

Longtime archive listener here, just weighing in on the "No one wants to hear you talk, Terre" vs. "We like to hear you talk, Terre" controversy. I love to hear you talk, esp. with Sue Per and Mike Sin. You guys are funny, and I like things that are funny. Plus points for contagious laughs. Okay, group hug!
  Tue. 4/13/10 3:54pm Drumheadnyc:

Can't get Bollywood Woman out of my head! Hot set guys!
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