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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments New Approx. start time
The Miles Davis Quintet  'Round Midnight   Options The Bootleg Series Vol. 1: Live in Europe 1967  Legacy  2011  CD      0:00:00 ()
Sabu Martinez  My Christina   Options Groove På Svenska  Amigo Musik  2005  CD  From 1973    0:09:57 ()
Eric Mercury  You Bring Me to My Knees   Options Electric Black Man  Avco Embassy  1969  LP      0:14:55 ()
Material  Memories   Options One Down  Elektra/Asylum  1982  LP  Featuring Whitney Houston, R.I.P.    0:17:55 ()
Sister Sledge  Don't You Miss Him Now   Options Circle of Love  Atco  1975  LP      0:21:55 ()
The Supremes  Early Morning Love   Options The Supremes  Motown  1975  LP      0:25:37 ()
 
Jonathan Kane's February  Sis   Options Live at Issue Project Room  Issue Project Room  2012  CD    *   0:39:08 ()
The Mekons  Country   Options Fear and Whiskey  Quarterstick  2002  CD  From 1985    0:48:09 ()
Conway Twitty  How Much More Can She Stand   Options Conway Twitty's Greatest Hits Vol. 1  Decca  1972  LP  From 1971    0:51:04 ()
George Kent  Loving Hands at Home   Options Plantation Gold: The Mad Genius of Shelby S. Singleton, Jr. and Plantation/SSS Records 1967-1976  The Omni Recording Corporation  2009  CD  From 1968    0:53:58 ()
Roy Clark  Ode to a Critter   Options Roy Clark Country!  abc-Dot  1972  LP      0:57:18 ()
Jim Jackson  Old Dog Blue   Options The Oxford American Southern Music CD #13: Mississippi  Oxford American  2011  CD  From 1928    1:00:22 ()
The Byrds  Old Blue   Options Dr. Byrds & Mr. Hyde  Columbia Legacy  1997  CD  From 1969    1:03:18 ()
John Hiatt  My Dog and Me   Options Inside the Tiki Bar  Vanguard  2001  CD  promotional interview and music CD    1:06:57 ()
Cat Stevens  I Love My Dog   Options Matthew & Son  Decca  2003  CD  From 1967; mono single version!    1:10:09 ()
 
Cat Stevens  Matthew & Son   Options Matthew & Son  Decca  2003  CD  another mono single version!    1:18:47 ()
Tino Contreras  Orfeo en Los Tambores   Options El Jazz Mexicano de Tino Contreras  Jazzman  2011  CD    *   1:21:04 ()
Monsieur Dolor et Les Guitar Boys  Panty   Options Tumbélé!: Biguine, Afro & Latin Sounds from the French Caribbean, 1963-74  Soundway  2009  CD      1:24:34 ()
 
Clarence Reid  Chicken Hawk   Options   Alston  1970  45      1:32:05 ()
The Olympics  Do the Slauson Shuffle   Options   Tri-Disc  1963  45      1:34:42 ()
The Poppees  Jealousy   Options   Bomp!  1978  45      1:36:52 ()
K&K Super Cirkus  Heart Get Ready for Love   Options   Epic  1977  45      1:39:27 ()
The New Life  Canterbury Road   Options   Epic  1969  45      1:42:37 ()
Big Country  Fields of Fire   Options   Mercury  1983  45  Bandanas, headbands, and bagpipe guitars here    1:45:57 ()
Danny Doyle  Step It Out Mary   Options   Major  1966  45      1:49:23 ()
Norman Connors  Valentine Love   Options   Buddah  1975  45  "Featuring Michael Henderson and Jean Cain"    1:52:16 ()
Elvis Costello  My Funny Valentine   Options   Columbia  1979  45      1:55:14 ()
 
Esmeray  Ayrilik Olsa Bile   Options Istanbul 70: Psych, Disco, Folk Classics  Nublu  2011  CD  From 1974  *   2:11:55 ()
Erkin Koray  Estarabim   Options Erkin Koray 2  World Psychedelia Ltd.  2004  CD  From 1976    2:14:26 ()
Taraf de Haïdouks  Geamparale   Options Honourable Brigands, Magic Horses and Evil Eye  Crammed Discs  1994  CD      2:19:40 ()
Seemon and Marijke  Everybody's Dancing   Options Son of America  A&M  1971  LP      2:25:59 ()
Pink Floyd  Green Is the Colour   Options More Original Motion Picture Soundtrack  Harvest  1974  LP  From 1969    2:31:58 ()
Dino Valenti  Star Rider   Options Get Together  It's About Music.com  2011  CD  demo, late 60s  *   2:35:09 ()
Pete Townshend  You're So Clever   Options Scooped  Eel Pie  2002  CD  demo ca. 1980    2:38:28 ()
Boris  Soon   Options New Album  Sargent House  2011  CD    *   2:42:42 ()
Tindersticks  A Night So Still   Options The Something Rain  Constellation  2012  CD    *   2:47:15 ()
Tindersticks  Goodbye Joe   Options The Something Rain  Constellation  2012  CD  could not resist: last song, you see!  *   2:52:47 ()

Listener comments!

  Sun. 2/12/12 12:10am Holly in NC:

Hi Joe!
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:11am Chop Scott:

JOE!
Just repaired the Studio C monitor, and soon to carve up a roasted Chicken!
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 12:12am Joe McG:

Hey, Holly! Welcome! Hey, Chop Scott! Thanks for fixin' stuff 'n' stuff! Mmm, bruk bruk chicken!
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:14am miss cheri:

hiya joe,,happy early valentines day,,long time no see. maybe you could play someting sweet & romantic for me,,please?
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:15am Destroit:

Hello Joe, and all listeners. Quiet night. Let's make noise.,,70's soul drip, as I'm typin, let's move.
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 12:18am Joe McG:

Hey, cheri, hey, Destroit! Some noise tonight, some reflective, we'll see what happens....HOW you all doin'?
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:21am miss cheri:

joe could you play some barry white? i think that's sweet & romantic,,right?
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:23am Holly in NC:

Archie Shepp sax
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 12:23am Joe McG:

Sorry, cheri, we're up in the small studio now and the record library is not accessible, so I won't be playing requests.
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:25am G:

Do people know the 1982 Material track was one of Whitney H's first recordings as a lead singer?
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 12:26am Joe McG:

Now they do! Thanks, G.
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:29am G:

I often look up artists I don't know on playlists while the song's playing. Material started as a would-be progrock project and evolved into urban music in the early 80s. I was surprised to see Whitney H's name as lead singer on one of the tracks. Yep, sounded like here alright, duh!
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:30am Destroit:

Keep moving Joe. A gigantic hello to Holly. Touching down on Raleigh on feb 28th,
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:31am T-Zero:

Thanks for that info G. Was in another room and that Whitney was being played, so had to look at the playlist.
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 12:32am D. Blumin:

Yup, I'm down here in the library - untangling all the chairs down here...
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:36am Destroit:

Blumin is a weirdo, love em.
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:36am Holly in NC:

Hey Destroit!!! Gigantic hello, we shall have to plan an amazing welcome. Right now it's horrid here, 25 degrees F and gusty as hell.

@Joe - I may be the only person in the world who doesn't like the Supremes, period. And it's totally Diana's fault.
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:38am T-Zero:

Heh, I'd take that temp, Holly, it's only 2 here.
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:38am Holly in NC:

Cissy's daughter, Dionne Warwick's cousin, Aretha's goddaughter. Royalty.
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:39am Holly in NC:

@T-Zero - Where are you?
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:43am T-Zero:

Columbus OH.
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:44am Destroit:

Care less about the temperature, want to feel the people and the food. Holly, tell me what's up!
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:44am miss cheri:

i hate to trouble you joe,,but during your next mic break could you please give me a little shout out,,thank you joe..
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 12:48am Joe McG:

@Holly: Thanks for the correction! I always get that wrong. As for the Supremes, I don't hate Diana or anything, I just seem to play the post-DR albums more often.
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:50am Destroit:

Move it. Grinding, crunchy,
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:55am Holly in NC:

@T-Zero - every Ohio ex-pat I've ever met has been slightly insane. And we immediately become great friends ;-)

@Destroit - Lots up! After Joe's show, leave a comment at http://hollisterbanister.blogspot.com & I'll send you my e-mail so we don't clog Joe's board! Probably not 'til tomorrow, I'm already wildly multitasking
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:57am miss cheri:

i'm loving your show so far joe,,i guess you don't do shout outs either,,
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:57am T-Zero:

@Holly. Not a native buckeye, but still crazy ;)
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:57am Holly in NC:

This Conway song is awesome
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:00am Destroit:

Got ya Holly,
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:03am Holly in NC:

I have never heard this Loraxy Roy Clark song before, I LOVE it!
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:05am Destroit:

Old dog blue is great.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:08am Holly in NC:

Irony here - part of my multitasking is baitng a havaheart trap to capture the critters (likely possums) who kept 2 people & 3 cats up ALL NIGHT with their antics in our ctawlspace. Somehow Joe is channeling my life, scary.
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:09am Joe McG:

Yes, I've gone on a critter binge for some reason!
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:12am Holly in NC:

Please tell me this song isn't going to make me cry
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:12am Possums:

It's freakin COLD OUT
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:13am Joe McG:

@Holly: Oops, I was going to pull some Red Sovine and totally forgot! Oh well...
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:13am miss cheri:

i got head out now joe,, ty for your company,, if you can i'll be listening to your shout out,, g'night joe
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:14am Matt from Springfield:

Me & Son! Hey Joe, hey everyone!
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:14am miss cheri:

ohhh and have a happy valentines day joe,,,
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:15am david:

hi Joe and all.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:16am steve:

how bout some love for them kitties
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:17am Matt from Springfield:

Good Joe, I wouldn't rename a dog that is already past the puppy stage.
@steve: If, and only if! *Marmalade* Kitty comes around! :)
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:19am erella in toronto:

Joe, is it possible the previous owners of your dog were fans of this show? The german shepherd was called Hobo I think. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=banXT6azA-4
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:20am Holly in NC:

@Possums, yes, and if you'd please curl up into tight heat saving fuzzy balls and go to friggin' sleep we won't have any problems. BTW, dinner is served - peanut butter, canteloupe, & sardines, go wild. And then to sleep.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:20am Matt from Springfield:

SSS Records! Sorry I missed that one--love that country label, will def check out the Archive!
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:21am Possums:

We're looking for a warmer spot, and ALL FREAKIN NIGHT we can't find a good one. Dommage. We'd take the spare bed.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:22am erella in toronto:

Oops. I think the dog's name is London not Hobo.
It is possible your dog's previous family liked that show.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:22am Matt from Springfield:

Yeaaaaa Joe!!!
(I thought when I first heard this title track, that Mike McKean used this as one of his influences for his Spinal Tap "David St. Hubbins" vocal! :)
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:22am Destroit:

I'm invading your house on the 28th, sardines,PB,lemon, cilantro electric. :)
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:24am Joe McG:

@erella: I don't know, maybe! We loved the guy no matter what he was called.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:24am Matt from Springfield:

@Holly: Such an assortment of foods reminds me of what my Dad told me he and his brothers used to eat: peanut butter, lettuce and mayo sandwiches! (At least he claims they used to eat those!)
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:24am Holly in NC:

Oh my gosh! Tears For Fears 'Mad World" totally bit this Cat Stevens song - did anyone else hear that?
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:24am Joe McG:

Hey, Matt! Never thought about the Cat Stevens-Spinal Tap connection. Further investigation!
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:25am erella in toronto:

If you're still doing songs about dogs, what about Nilsson's Me and My Arrow? Black Eyed Dog - Nick Drake, Shake Dog Shake - The Cure
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:26am Destroit:

I'm down with nick drake, jus' sayin
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:26am Matt from Springfield:

@Joe: Listen to the Flower People, baby!!
Of course there's the Youngbloods, the Lemon Pipers and other psych-pop influences, but the stilted delivery of David reminds me of the early Cat Stevens.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:27am david:

go Yusuf! gotta check out those early records.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:27am Matt from Springfield:

@Destroit: And WHY would anyone not be down with Nick Drake??? ;)
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:28am Joe McG:

@erella: Ooh, "Black Eyed Dog" can't just be played with dog songs. That song's too intense, makes my hair stand up!
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:29am Joe McG:

@david: I really recommend "Matthew & Son" and "New Masters." The UK reissues from 2003 also have a whole bunch of nice bonus tracks. I'm also partial to the soundtrack to "Howard and Maude"!
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:29am Destroit:

Ya know Matt, some people just suck. :)
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:30am miss cheri:

joe i hope you have a wonderful valentines day,, and no shout outs either? night for real.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:30am Matt from Springfield:

First saw Harold and Maude last year. Love the soundtrack, and the movie! I rec to any FMU fan!
@Destroit: Yeah, true, let's just ignore those people! :)
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:31am Holly in NC:

No spare beds at the inn, possums, sorry. Be grateful for your dinner!
Best peanut butter sandwich = seedless rye toast, pb, and sliced cornichons. No lie. Don't knock it 'til you try it!
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:32am Matt from Springfield:

@Destroit: "...cause while the sinners sin, the children play"
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:32am david:

Thanks Joe. From what I've heard of Matthew & Son it seems on par with the Bee Gee's "1st" album
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:33am Matt from Springfield:

Re: M. Dolor: He's Mr. DYINGLY Sad!!! :D
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:36am Matt from Springfield:

Oh Lawdy, novelty song integrating all aspects of "chicken hawk" into it!
@Holly: Sounds interesting--do you mean cornichons like cucumbers, or pickles?
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:36am Joe McG:

@Matt: ha ha! @david: Good comparison, both are in the vein.
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:39am Joe McG:

If anybody can tell me where "Slauson Shuffle" comes from, I'd be much obliged.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:42am david:

Snuffleupagus should do his own version of "do the slauson shuffle"
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:46am Joe McG:

Snuffalslauson Snuffle.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:46am erella in toronto:

Harold and Maude is a fabulous movie. One of my all time favourites.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:46am Holly in NC:

@Matt - the wee pickled cucumbers found either in pricey French jars or somewhat less pricey in bulk in deli areas with a certain level of aspiration -down here readily available at Whole Foods, Harris Teeter & the better Krogers.
NOT sweet gherkins!!!
Or dills or 1/2 sours.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:47am Matt from Springfield:

@Holly: NEVER sweet gherkins! I don't even know why they have those!! ;)
I'll look for those next time I'm at Whole Foods.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:48am erella in toronto:

Hey now that Whitney Houston has died, would you play her first recorded bit on a Material album? It is a Hugh Hopper song with Archie Shepp playing sax. Robert Wyatt later recorded a version of the same song


http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=X_rId-X64hg
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:49am Joe McG:

@erella: Uh...I played it in the first set!
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:49am Matt from Springfield:

YESSSS!! Non-famous Big Country!!! Thank you Joe!!
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:50am david:

lol. k&k reminded me of french fries and The Fonz. miss those days.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:50am Matt from Springfield:

Love Big Country, I wish there was more "80s Celtic" genre music out there--even 70s Celtic music, like the Horslips will do...
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:50am Joe McG:

Almost forgot about those bagpipe guitars, didn't you? :)
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:51am Holly in NC:

Joe, I have been searching high & low for the Cowsills "Covered Wagon" since you played it 2 (?) weeks ago, and I've been totally thwarted. Never comped & noone's, er, sharing. >:-(
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:52am Destroit:

You have to find mclures pickles, and you will, 28th, quality food.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:52am Matt from Springfield:

I wasn't around at the time of Big Country, but they've always been a retro fav of mine! And yes, with only one song in my playlist they can sometimes be neglected!
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:52am david:

holy bagpipe guitars
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:53am Joe McG:

@Holly: I'm pretty sure that a label in the UK recently released the last Cowsills LP "On My Side" on CD and I think it's a bonus track on there. Actually, I haven't checked, so maybe I'm totally wrong! But it may be worth trying.
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:56am Matt from Springfield:

"The Ladies' Man, Joe McGasko, is reminding you all about Valentine's Day. Do YOU have a Valentine Love for this Tuesday? Here's our smooooth friend Norman Connors (and a LADY) to remind you..."
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 1:57am Joe McG:

smooooooooooove.....
  Sun. 2/12/12 1:59am Matt from Springfield:

Nice cover of "My Funny Valentine" by Elvis Costello.
I just found out this is a Rodgers & Hart song.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:00am T-Zero:

I love this song (Funny Valentine) but can never hear it without thinking of Nico and the Factions version.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:03am david:

the delay on danny doyle's vocals was cool
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:07am Holly in NC:

No more bagpipe guitars, bur how about bagpipe sax?

http://a45blog.blogspot.com/2012/02/bag-pipe-stroll.html

Very cool little instro
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:08am Matt from Springfield:

But WHY do you move into the smaller Studio B during Marathons? Is it because that's where the 800 number line is located? (I thought someone mentioned that).
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:10am erella in toronto:

Wow, I wasn't listening then! Great to see it. That will teach me to miss part of the show!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:11am Matt from Springfield:

Ah, physical location convenience. Thanks Joe!
And thanks volunteers! I DO like personally calling you during my fav shows, so get ready!! :)
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:15am Holly in NC:

YES!!!!!!!!!!
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:15am Joe McG:

@Holly: I wish I had a Rufus Harley 45! @Matt: No problem explaining that stuff, I'm sure it seems like a mystery to a lot of listeners.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:18am Taylor:

Ooh...tell me you brought some Devil's Anvil for this set.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:18am rada:

This song is causing my pet snake to stir.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:19am T-Zero:

@Joe McG: That song by Esmeray, did the Italian group Fun Fun also do it on the album Double Fun? I know I have it somewhere in Italian but can't remember on what album. (I can't play my vinyl to check as no turntable at present.)
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:21am T-Zero:

@Joe McG: I've been trying to figure out what the English version is...
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:21am Joe McG:

@Taylor: I wish I had! I know it just got reissued. Damn! @T-Zero: I don't know, but I want to find out. It does sound familiar to me.... @rada: !
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:22am Matt from Springfield:

Turkish Delights! (Although we play classic Turkish rock so much on this station that's probably a cliche title!)
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:23am Brian en Angleterre:

Bonjour Joe and everyone. Matthew & Son first album I bought with my own money from paper round in MONO. Still sounds good.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:23am Kenzo:

Man, I missed Fields of Fire....haven't heard that song in decades. I think I have the music video recorded from TV on a VHS tape in a box...
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:23am Matt from Springfield:

Joe, another thing: I didn't see the Premium Warehouse on this year's premiums page; are you still giving away a Warehouse item with a Mouse pledge?
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:23am Joe McG:

Hey, Brian! Love that story. My first album with my own money was the Tubes' second album. For a quarter!
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:24am Joe McG:

Hey, Kenzo! Want to field the Prize Warehouse question? :)
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:24am rada:

a most brilliant set thus far Joe. Kudos!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:26am Kenzo:

http://wfmu.org/warehouse
$30.42/month and up!
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:26am Joe McG:

Thanks, rada! I'll send it downhill any song now!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:26am Brian en Angleterre:

Black Dog off Jesse Winchester's first is good & dark. 'Black dog don't believe in sin. Think of where the black dogs been'
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:27am Joe McG:

Ooh, love that album, Brian. I'm bringing some Jesse next week, that's it!
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:27am Joe McG:

Thanks, Kenzo! Hey, Matt, check out Kenzo's helpful link!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:28am Matt from Springfield:

Thanks Kenzo, that answers it!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:32am Matt from Springfield:

I so LOVE the premiums offered every year, really gotta hand it to all the DJs...I have two "free" slots with my pledge after everything else I must have (including Muddy Water!), and there are TWELVE premiums competing for those two spaces! :)
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:33am Matt from Springfield:

I enjoyed Bob Brainen's Psychedelic Psellouts 2, I want to get Vol 1 from the Warehouse.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:35am Brian en Angleterre:

Matt stop teasing yourself. This is the clear light of morning speaking!!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:38am Matt from Springfield:

Brian! It's finally snowing a bit here, with fierce winds! How's the clear light of morning look in Angleterre?
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:39am Joe McG:

@Matt: Thanks, Matt. I think you'll enjoy my premium this year!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:40am king penguin:

Old Blue! I'll have to get to this one.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:41am Holly in NC:

@T-Zero - Italian, but not Fun Fun ! Delirium - song is Jesahel !!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:41am Matt from Springfield:

@Joe: I'm certain I will! (Especially certain if the "Jilted" song you've been playing is on it! I think it sounds awesome in any case!)
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:43am Kenzo:

Townshend's synth sounds always get me
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:44am T-Zero:

@ Holly: Jesahel! Thank you! I have it by Ciao Fellini on the '80 Mi Da'Tanto album and as Jezahel by Shirley Bassey. I KNEW I had it somewhere both in Italian and English but couldn't remember the English song title. I could kiss you. That's been bugging me for days since I heard this played earlier on FMU (forget now what show).
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:44am Brian en Angleterre:

Matt. Bluddy cold, hitting minus 16 in some parts which is good going for us.
Joe After buying Harry Smith's anthology I found the original Good Dog Blue having listening to The Byrds for years. It was an eyeopener.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:46am king penguin:

The possum growled, Blue whined at him.
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:47am Joe McG:

I'm so happy for you, T-Zero! It's so crazy-making to be unable to remember a tune.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:47am some other guy:

ahhhh I don't really like that townshend song or this boris song, but that's some good dj'n right there.
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:48am Joe McG:

Thanks, sog. I hit it once in a while!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:49am T-Zero:

@Joe McG: I'm just glad I recently cataloged my music collection so once I knew the title I could search for what albums. lol Thank god for FMU listeners!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:49am king penguin:

The "Clarence White Byrds" did three dog songs. Blue, Fido, Bugler. Gene Parsons (not Gram) would later do Bugler as a tribute to Clarence.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:50am Matt from Springfield:

@TZ: That's right, you were the listener doing the massive music databasing project!
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:51am Joe McG:

@king penguin: I love Bugler. What album is the Fido song on?
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:51am Brian en Angleterre:

Ahh Clarence. Bugler bugler bless your mind jesus gonna take for a chariot ride (from memeory)

Ballad of Easy Rider.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:52am T-Zero:

@Matt: Yeah, now I'm trying to finish up my book library I started years ago and never finished.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:53am Brian en Angleterre:

Neil Jung's King on Harvest Moon is poor in comparison
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:54am Joe McG:

I sense a complete dog show in the future!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:55am king penguin:

Say goodbye Sugar, say goodbye.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:55am Lassie:

Arf Arf
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:56am T-Zero:

@Holly: Seriously! You have no idea how much I appreciated that info. :)
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:56am king penguin:

That''s ruff!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:56am Matt from Springfield:

@TZ: BOOK library?? Good luck, if yours is anything like mine! ;)
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 2:56am Joe McG:

Goodnight, everybody! Thanks for listening, and have a great week! And VD, if you're into that sort of thing!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:57am Brian en Angleterre:

kp Might have to go play them today.
Where are they Lassie in that mine shaft?
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:58am Matt from Springfield:

Goodbye Joe! :) And goodnight, everybody!
I vote in favor of a dog-theme show, or at least block!
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:58am T-Zero:

Thanks, JoeMcG. Wonderful evening of music! Have a great week.
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:58am Holly in NC:

Joe - Thank you for a particulatly great show!

@T-Zero - I just found a whole bunch of Jesahel versions, will update next week. BYW, my book database is still on big floppy floppies somewhere...unfinished..
  Sun. 2/12/12 2:58am king penguin:

Fido is o Ballad of Easy Rider. It's only Byrds song John York sang lead on.
Avatar    Sun. 2/12/12 3:00am Kenzo:

My 80's floppy disk video game library database is on paper.
  Sun. 2/12/12 3:01am T-Zero:

@Matt & Holly: Most of my book library was stolen when it was in storage during a move... so that project is now much simpler.
  Sun. 2/12/12 12:07pm Marmalade Kitty:

Enjoyed the show, Joe! Thanks. listening later..
  Sun. 2/12/12 11:18pm 12539:

If you're still puzzled about the Slauson Shuffle, it's named after a street in LA. Source: http://tinyurl.com/6orwo92

Original Do the Slauson record:
http://tinyurl.com/7treekd

It's strange but pleasant to listen to your show while fully awake (due to the hour, not the content).
  Mon. 2/13/12 10:16am Joe McG:

Hey, 12539, thanks for the info about the Slauson. East coast boy, only been to L.A. a couple of times. Apparently I need to dance the Slauson next time I'm there!
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