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Artist Track Approx. start time
Heidi Vogel  Copacabana   Options  
Helen Humes  If I Could Be With You (One Hour Tonight)   Options 0:03:06 ()
Bloodstone  Natural High   Options 0:06:22 ()
Fimber Bravo  The Way We Live Today (feat. Alexis Taylor)   Options 0:12:37 ()
Big Joe Turner  Chains Of Love   Options 0:16:42 ()
Patty Griffin  Let Him Fly   Options 0:19:43 ()
Edith Frost  Who   Options 0:23:00 ()
The Charioteers  You Can't See The Sun When You're Cryin'   Options 0:27:18 ()
Aretha Franklin  One Step Ahead   Options 0:29:12 ()
Orchestra Superstring   Waterbed   Options 0:39:10 ()
Emil Richards  Garnet   Options 0:42:14 ()
Cozy Cole  Cozy's Mambo   Options 0:44:48 ()
La Lupe  Lo Que Paso, Paso   Options 0:47:24 ()
Bettye Lavette  Let Me Down Easy   Options 0:50:18 ()
Charlotte Dada   Don't Let Me Down   Options 0:53:43 ()
Paula Cole  Feelin' Love   Options 0:59:00 ()
Cheyne  Call Me Mr. Telephone   Options 1:14:11 ()
Book Of Love  Boy   Options 1:20:01 ()
Liz Damon's Orient Express  1900 Yesterday   Options 1:22:33 ()
Ray Cathode  Time Beat   Options 1:25:18 ()
Ry Cooder  Los Chucos Suaves   Options 1:27:22 ()
Les Paul & Mary Ford   I'm Sitting On Top Of The World   Options 1:30:50 ()
Miss Abrams and the Strawberry Point 4th Grade Class  Running In The Green Grass   Options 1:40:09 ()
Lena Hughes   Pearly Dew   Options 1:42:06 ()
Maurice Chevalier  You Brought A New Kind Of Love To Me   Options 1:44:22 ()
George Jones  Sometimes You Just Can't Win   Options 1:47:18 ()
Andy Kirk & His Clouds Of Joy  What Will I Tell My Heart?   Options 1:49:28 ()
Justin Vernon   Bruised Orange   Options 1:53:20 ()
Tom Waits  Fish And Bird   Options 1:56:34 ()

Listener comments!

  Sun. 2/17/13 7:02pm CB1:

Hello, Mo. Keep us warm on this very cold evening.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:02pm annie:

  Sun. 2/17/13 7:03pm CB1:

Hey I created an avatar, but no show...? Typical for me.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:04pm CB1:

Trying that again.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:04pm deanland:

Here from the very start, along with Mrs. Yankfan.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:04pm other david:

you need to sign in CB1
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:04pm Starwick:

Hi Monica! Starwick here, front row center -- looking forward to the show!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:04pm CB1:

Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:05pm G:

Or two hours even. Foreplay, honey :P
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:06pm G:

Hollywood Cigarette Porn. So forties/fifties! Now, Voyager!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:07pm deanland:

Will we enjoy any Shadow Morton retrospective this evening, he who ignited the careers of Madonna and Janis Ian, to name but two.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:08pm Parq:

Miss Turntables is some hottie! Anyone else think that the intro to this Bloodstone sounded a wee bit like it was going to turn into Tap's "Stonehenge"?
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:09pm sweet cheri:

hi there monica, i was on vacation last week but it's really good to be back listening to you monica!!!
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:10pm Felipe:

Nothing like black and white!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:10pm G:

@Felipe: b&w is no problem. we can still see exactly what she looks like :P
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:10pm david_:

Cigs and gams, cigs and gams...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:11pm fleep:

And a very va va voom evening to you, Monica.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:11pm deanland:

Showing my age: I was a deejay when Natural High was a hit single.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:11pm Monica:

CB1 - your wish is my Advil Liqui-Gel!...hola, annie, deanland and Mrs. Yankfan, other david, Starwick, G, Parq, sweet cheri, Felipe, and david!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:11pm Monica:

you too, fleep!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:12pm Catsilk:

Brrrr... Hope y'all are keeping toasty. Got to listen to your show LIVE last week, Mo! I was driving from the city back to the hills-what sheer delight it was listening on a radio. Back hearth-side. Digging Miss Turntables--I feel like that right now.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:12pm david_:

Bloodstone, that's a birth stone, right?
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:12pm Monica:

catsilk in the reeds!
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:14pm Felipe:

G!: I'm in love. with her and with B&W.....
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:19pm sweet cheri:

monica i was in orlando fla having fun,,,also i just LOVE the blues!!
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:19pm mr c:

Chains of Love!! You're killing me baby..killing me!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:21pm anthonyjuno:

hehe these last two tracks work perfectly for the smokin gif. love your show, monica. listen (mostly) every week.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:24pm Monica:

mr. c! consider that one for you.... anthonyjuno - thanks so much, kiddo...
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:25pm Catsilk:

This is the best TV out there.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:26pm Starwick:

I love how the bracelet slides up her wrist as she stretches out to flick that ash!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:28pm Catsilk:

Mo, this one (Turntables) takes the Oscar. Though, the tap dancer was pretty bangin' too. Brava!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:28pm CB1:

I've been studying her, but I'm getting a little seasick.
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:28pm sweet cheri:

mo--thank you for playing the blues for me tonight,
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:29pm fleep:

We're going with Rita Hayworth and Lady from Shanghai.
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:30pm listener gary:

good evening dj monica. your friend with the smoke looks like the lady from shanghai with whom I used to hang out ...when I was but a wee tot. Orson I'm mistaken.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:31pm sugarwolf:

I googled Rita in Lady from Shanghai and got pics from the same scene.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:34pm Doug S.:

Greetings Monica and all Sunday evening erudites!
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:34pm ?:

Could you please tell us who's playing this 'break' song??
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:35pm pault:

Hi Monica, what's playing behind you? I've heard it several times; it's getting stuck in my head.
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:37pm Listener Schned:

Saved from the Hawk (aka the Knife) by yer show!!
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:39pm flashback:

hi monica,i really enjoyed the cut before you just now told us what you were playing.

hello to everyone else as well.
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:40pm sweet cheri:

no topic tonight, mo?
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:41pm anthony0000:

Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:42pm annie:

cheri, i was just wndering the same thing
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:42pm Lt. Reardon:

It looks like Paris Hilton.
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:42pm 12539:

@deanland: check the archives for Joe McGasko's tribute to Shadow last night.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:45pm Monica:

flashback - great to have ya here!... anthony000 - ha! make wit da digits....soon come, cheri...Listener Schned - it bloweth like crazy out there tonight... pault & ? - is "latin lover" by mastretta...DOUG S - YAY!!... listener gary & sugarwolf - is right!... hi 12539 - indeed, good tip!
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:47pm flashback:

now thats real good druming.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:48pm Monica:

Lt. Reardon - she wishes...
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:49pm Starwick:

She looks a little like pin-up legend Eve Meyer.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:49pm Ken From Hyde Park:

I was out at the local sledding hill with my daughter and her cousin this afternoon. It was 25 and windy and I got a bit of a chill. Some tasty cocoa will make things better.
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:50pm Doug S.:

This track always sounds to me like La Lupe singing theme to a James Bond movie.
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:51pm flashback:

it`s a bit warmer here.31 currently .
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:51pm Parq:

Annie, Cheri, the topic comes during the second mike break. Please check your program and make notes as is necessary.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:52pm Monica:

Ken From Hyde Park - would love some myself,.... Doug, almost everything she sings is Bassey-fied, no?... flashback - right?
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:52pm sweet cheri:

monica i just want to say i always look forward to listen to your shows sunday nights,,so much fun!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:52pm annie:

see,if i just leave the page at the top of the screen, all i see is the arm and hand.. it is very sexy and poetic
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:53pm flashback:

i picture the la lupe used in a tarentio movie
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:54pm annie:

parq, you may very well be right, but i have nothing to keep me occupied.. no scrabble.. my doule crostics are done, my ADD is setting in
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:54pm anthony0000:

love the juxtaposicione of lavette and dada
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:55pm flashback:

monica, is what right?
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:56pm Parq:

This Beatles cover is nifty.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:56pm CB2:


You never let me down.

My fav version.

Had to run upstairs to say my thanks.

Have to run as making coffee for dinner guest.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:56pm G:

this soundtrack went very well with homemade pork-shrimp chinese dumplings and far better sauce than you get in a restaurant (soy sauce, rice wine vinegar, ajito pepper, cilantro, scallion, toasted sesame oil). Happy Asian New Year to all....
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 7:58pm Monica:

CB2 in the house!... Parq, isn't she cool?... flashback - usually....thanks, anthony0000....annie - oh no!... cheri, look forward to having you here, m'dear.
  Sun. 2/17/13 7:58pm Marmalade Kitty:

sweet show tonght, monica!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:59pm anne:

that was really beautiful!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 7:59pm annie:

(i have no idea what ADD really is)
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:00pm sj:

wow, is this THE paula cole? sounds more like paula abdul!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:00pm anthony0000:

annie, neither do those doctas
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:01pm Monica:

thnx - mizz marmalade kitty (iz you a mizz? no need to answer, we are what we want to be here)..... hey there, anne!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:01pm G:

@sj: straight up??
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:01pm annie:

anthony, i just call it multi-tasking
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:03pm Monica:

sj, yeah kinda smoothed out but still cool...
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:04pm Parq:

This languid Bacharach instrumental goes perfectly with the Rita gif.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:12pm anthony0000:

smoking, panning, blacking and whiting is great for a lot of musics. also the looping is good for the musics too.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:14pm anthony0000:

oh she's in color now! (who dat is, mo?)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:14pm annie:

there will be no group question tonight... (?)
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:19pm anthony0000:

central jersey in the house. wprb representing. :) fyi btw
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:20pm Marmalade Kitty:

signed in! @Monica you guessed right :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:21pm G:

MK never sleeps, she is indefatigable :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:21pm annie:

anthony, i listen in the mornings to the classical dj, he's a hoot
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:22pm Rob Moskal:

Damn, I've been trying to track down this "boy" song since 1993
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:22pm anthony0000:

ha yes, i think i already know who you mean. i think he does the avant garde double show, no?
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:23pm Lulu:

This song Boy is so great!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:24pm annie:

not sure,,but he laughs, belches, makes mistakes and makes no aoplogies. i love him
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:24pm annie:

  Sun. 2/17/13 8:25pm sweet cheri:

well i have to head out now monica,, i really enjoyed your company tonight i'll still be listening, keep up the great tunes. thnx very much mo!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:26pm anthony0000:

just another uptight princetonian with their traditions of belching and mistaking. ugh.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:26pm david_:

nice. i think i have the red covered version of this liz damon lp... great stuff...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:28pm annie:

yo la tengo is coming to asheville... i'm stoked but no one i know knows who they are!!
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:29pm Hopewithfeathers:

Signing in while making dinner. You got me shaking it while standing over the stove!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:30pm anthony0000:

oh like an excited birdie, hope!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:30pm Monica:

parq and anthony awesome... annie, oh there will!!!!... rob moskal - ez to find now... cool, lulu.... Hopewithfeathers: - yes!!!
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:31pm Marmalade Kitty:

One of the pictures in my profile is a still of a Real player video which I uploaded of myself playing guitar. The Real player magically transformed itself into a sketchy digital oil painting!?!?
Perhaps it's an app when you buy the full player? tempting..
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:31pm G:

I'm sitting at roughly 40°40.2′N 73°56.4′W
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:32pm G:

Go Les!

Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:33pm anthony0000:

G are you in a driveway? my god, i have work to do and i'm googling strangers. the stupid power of information.
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:34pm Windy City:

Thanks for the reflections on Mark Kamins ...you really should write a book ...I'd be first in line to read it

NYC 1975(?)-present by Mo
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:34pm G:

@anthony: I just copied the wikipedia coordinates for NYC lol
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:34pm bloopy:

Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:35pm Sugarfly Waterloo:

bon soir
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:35pm anthony0000:

well nyc is apparently right behind the jesus education center. i knew it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:36pm G:

yeah, anthony, wonder how they chose that exact coordinate set :)
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:36pm Parq:

Damn, I missed the singalong! That means I've totally missed the topic du nuit.
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:37pm common and philthy woman:

Hi we're here
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:37pm smallybiggs:

Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:38pm G:

Topique de Capricorne
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:38pm anthony0000:

parq wins
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:40pm G:

they sell xanax etc loosies out of a drugstore near where i live. i know someone who buys them. is that "being up to something"?
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:40pm Parq:

I win!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:41pm Parq:

I am always nosey about other rooms when I am staying in a hotel, or even more so in a motel. What's going *on* in there??
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:41pm anthony0000:

damn G, hope its not the jesus educational center behind that scandal.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:42pm G:

i know a couple of restaurants around here with hardly any customers ever, yet they stay in business. what do they *actually* do to make their expenses???
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:42pm G:

nope, anthony, it's a nonchain drugstore, and *i'll* never tell 0:-)
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:43pm anthony0000:

i lived next to a coffee shop in trenton that didn't sell coffee. i also got my tires slashed by an old man who runs the joint. i wonder about that place...
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:44pm Felipe:

My wife and I are ALWAYS NOSY about new "available" apartments in our neighborhood. always trying to peek in (specially when being painted/fixed UP) how big are they? whats the rent? is it cheaper? does it have a back yard? could WE MOVE in? does it have a secret basement we could use as a STUDIO? for FREE?!!!!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:45pm Parq:

Monkey Business!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:45pm Starwick:

One of my favorite Marx Brothers routines.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:45pm Parq:

Monica is trying to get off the ship.
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:46pm deanland:

If there's anything to be nosy about right now, it is what's the scoop, what REALLY led up to the Pope deciding to hang up his tiara?
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:46pm anthony0000:

his boss never showed up for work, deanland.
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:48pm smallybiggs:

play the rose!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:48pm deanland:

Also nosy about who pays the rent and what's the real deal on all those psychics and fortune tellers having what seems to be expensive city digs ... and not much traffic at all going in or out. Money laundering? Other illicit doings?
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:49pm deanland:

A hearty and religious +1 to @anthony0000
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:50pm deanland:

Or should that be a +666?
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:50pm anthony0000:

a -1 actually. minus the one. hehe
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:51pm Parq:

Deanland, I know what the deal is with the one in my nabe; they own the building. And the building next door. The one with a very successful bar for a first-floor tenant.
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:52pm Listener Schned:

Partial to peeking at peep's phones/tablets on transit, to find out what's so important to them- spoiler being how many are playing Solitaire(!)- not Birds, or Words, or other games, just Solitaire!!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:52pm Monica:

evenin' windy city and bloopy!.. so long, Sugarfly Waterloo.... common and philthy woman - bout time!! .... amallybiggs - don't tempt me - loves that damn song....
  Sun. 2/17/13 8:53pm listener gary:

I was in the other room but I thought I heard Harpo Marx singing. Was it?
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:57pm Monica:

Thanks all for sharing and tuning in tonight!!! And PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR DAVE MANDL!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 8:58pm other david:

Another superb show, Monica. Thanks!
Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 8:59pm CB2:

You made me leave dessert to say yet again thank you!

Our guest said is that MO? And we said "Ain't she special?"

Avatar Sun. 2/17/13 9:00pm Monica:

thanks CB2 and other david....xxoo to all of you. stay warm.
  Sun. 2/17/13 9:00pm cbk:

Hello Monica. Tom Waits favorite! Thank you and love the show. Christo.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sun. 2/17/13 9:01pm G:

monica always with the elegiac coda
  Mon. 2/18/13 12:29am sj:

@G and mon: i was thinking of 'rush rush'...which i like. keep the 90s comin!
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