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Options February 5, 2014: Forgotify with Call Letters

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Artist Track Album Approx. start time
Lee Morgan  Yes I Can, No You Can't (edit)   Options The Gigolo  0:00:00 ()
Pulp  Dogs are Everywhere   Options Dogs Are Everywhere (12")  0:03:41 ()
Brian Dewan  Coconut   Options This is the Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Vol. 1)  0:08:37 ()
Optiganally Yours  Down   Options Spotlight on Optiganally Yours  0:12:26 ()
 
Jenny O  1941   Options This is the Town: A Tribute to Nilsson (Vol. 1)  0:22:52 ()
Marchand Melcher  Coronado   Options Royal Hollywod single RC-101  0:25:37 ()
Courtney Barnett  History Eraser   Options The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas  0:28:02 ()
Papa Razzi and the Photogs  Bob Odenkirk, Everyone Loves You So Much   Options Most of These People Were Guests on Podcasts I Listened To  0:31:19 ()
The Contrast  We Are the Monsters   Options A Sinister Flick  0:33:02 ()
Bevis Frond  Flood Warning   Options Hit Squad  0:36:07 ()
The Tornados  Jungle Fever   Options Telstar: The Original Sixties Hits of the Tornados  0:39:35 ()
 
Joe Meek & The Blue Men  The Bublight / March of the Dribcots / Love Dance of the Saroos   Options I Hear a New World: An Outer Space Music Fantasy  0:49:18 ()
Mike Doughty  Unmarked Helicopters   Options Circles Super Bon Bon Sleepless ...  0:56:31 ()
Wolfgang Ruttkowski  Summer Wind   Options one of WR's 540 YT vids  1:00:44 ()
New Pink Floyd ft. Jaimie Sharkey  Boom Boom Boom   Options The Animatronics of Fuck Yeah  1:03:00 ()
Andrea Egert  My Bathroom   Options Not Otherwise Specified  1:05:38 ()
Jon Scofield   Sticks & Stones   Options That's What I Say  1:08:05 ()
 
Hannah Peel  You Call This Your Home   Options The Broken Wave  1:18:13 ()
Jim Putnam & Mickaël Mottet  Let Be   Options Jim Putnam & Mickaël Mottet  1:21:09 ()
Adalita  Warm Like You   Options All Day Venus  1:25:59 ()
Dr. Michael Dean, The Singing Hypnotist  Strange Psychiatric Mystery   Options Lanson Records L-500 (7")  1:29:35 ()
Walter Gross  Creepy Weepy (A Boogie-Woogie Study)   Options Bluebird 78 rpm 10937-A  1:31:51 ()
The Clientele  The Garden at Night   Options God Save the Clientele  1:34:16 ()
Papa Razzi and the Photogs  I Hate Helping People Move   Options Most of These People Were Guests on Podcasts I Listened To  1:35:29 ()
Each Other  Send Your Signals   Options Being Elastic  1:36:41 ()
 
Brian Beattie (vocs: Will Sheff & Grace London)  Busy, Busy, Busy/Nothing is Something   Options Ivy & the Wicker Suitcase  1:45:53 ()
Brian Beattie  Office-Stable   Options Ivy & the Wicker Suitcase  1:52:11 ()
Brian Beattie (vocs: James Hand & Grace London)  Sorry Won't Mend the Trouble I Made   Options Ivy & the Wicker Suitcase  1:52:35 ()
Beach Boys  Break Away (alternate)   Options Hawthorne, California  1:55:31 ()
Bob Weir  Playing in the Band   Options Ace  1:59:13 ()
For Against  Shadow   Options Shelf Life  2:06:32 ()
Brad Paisley  Working on a Tan   Options This is Country Music  2:10:39 ()
 
Kandia Crazy Horse  Congo Square   Options Stampede  2:20:08 ()
Chuck Berry  You Never Can Tell   Options The Definitive Collection  2:22:58 ()
 
Soft Machine  Why Are We Sleeping?   Options Produced by Tom Wilson (Irwin's 2014 cd premium)  2:30:14 ()
The Fauves  Surf City Limits   Options Lazy Highways  2:35:07 ()
8X8 (Lane Steinberg & Alex Khodchenko)  I'm a Werewolf, Baby   Options Azalea's Room  2:38:33 ()
Nigel Bunn  Worshipping the Whiteware God   Options Index  2:42:28 ()
Snatch (with Eno)  R.A.F.   Options Snatch  2:47:38 ()
 
Raag Billy Bop  Stay   Options Stranger Here Myself  2:53:26 ()
Mark E. Smith  The Mark E. Smith Guide to Writing Guide   Options MES on Greenwich Sound Radio  2:56:39 ()
Matt Farley  FMU Red Tape Song   Options Fans2  2:58:12 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:02pm rrg:

Hello. And why, pray tell, is the Record Fair moving to late May this year?
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:02pm Droll:

I wanted to make a Forgotify for YT...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:03pm Alison Porchnik:

Where's today's funny picture?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:03pm rrg:

Droll, is there an API that would make that possible?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:03pm steve:

rrg - probably less chance of it getting hurricaned out again?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:04pm rrg:

Maybe, but surely that can't be a serious concern. Must be something else.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:04pm Droll:

rrg, Yes, but that's an offline discussion.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:04pm Irwin:

Sorry for lack of visuals. Couldn't find anything worthwhile this week. Use your imagination.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:05pm rrg:

Imagination fails me. Words fail me.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:05pm Stevel:

I am making bad shadow puppets on the wall. Pretty much just a rabbit, really.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:07pm rrg:

A rabbit is the only shadow puppet I can do, too.

And I can't juggle.

But I can whistle.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:07pm common:

dogs are everywhere.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:07pm Alison Porchnik:

I'm picturing a sea of dogs
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:07pm rrg:

I like this dog song.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:08pm Droll:

I know one place there are no dogs -- this song. How ironic. It begs the question, who let the dogs out?
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:08pm Whooda:

Irwin, just checked out the Flora site. Am amazed.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:08pm Alison Porchnik:

Yay! Coconut!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:09pm rrg:

Yay! A Nilsson song!
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:09pm Laura L:

Is that a call for help? You need some funny pictures?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:09pm rrg:

Yes, Laura. He's crying for help.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:10pm steve:

Dewan! no -atron though
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:10pm Irwin:

LL: Mail a few, hep me out heah.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:11pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...just heard some Damon on KCRW...that one was about robots though, not dogs...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:11pm rrg:

The reason I never heard of this is (in this case) that it was just released.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:13pm rrg:

My research tells me that there is an "acoustic version" of "Dogs Are Everywhere".
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:15pm Uncle Michael:

Greetings, Irwin, et al.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:15pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Forgotify sounds like an App to help you forget something you are already overexposed to...now *that* would be useful...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:17pm rrg:

Tell me again what an optigan is.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:17pm Uncle Michael:

It's a geometric shape with just the right number of sides.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:19pm steve:

i was offered a free working Optigan last year, and didnt take it. sure there's zero room for it in my apartment, but i'll never stop regretting it.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:19pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...aim it @ TVs & Commercial Radio - Forgotified !!...
...an Optimally Organic Octagon...or a Spanish Conquistador Explorer...or an opponent of Godzilla...I don't know...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:20pm rrg:

Jenny O.!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:21pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- hey ! - it's all of the above :
en.wikipedia.org...
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:22pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Wow, I haven't thought of Optiganally Yours since Yancy played them on January 5, 2003.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:23pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Oh, man. The one Wednesday I have WFMU on all day and no Joe Frank.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:23pm rrg:

More music to get. But it's an inexpensive indulgence.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:23pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...she's good for this too...
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:24pm steve, the horse with no name:

Dogs are everywhere in Sochi, so local death squads killing them.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:24pm Webhamster Henry:

Looks like a nice Nillson tribute. Note: there's a yellow vinyl version.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:25pm rrg:

Mr. Pete from Boston and NJ: Make up your mind!

And I would say, use the archives to feed your hunger for Joe Frank. And the Internet.

I know, it's easier if Irwin just does it when you need it.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:25pm KP:

rrg, what is the inexpensive indulgence if you dont mind me asking.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:25pm rrg:

Why would you want all that surface noise?

Get the CD.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:27pm mike Y:

iS joe FraNK THIS WEEK?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:27pm Alison Porchnik:

This sounds like a Libertarian anthem
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:27pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...this M.Melcher makes me miss Jason Elbogen somehow...I'd forgotten for a minute...well it also makes up for it same time...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:27pm rrg:

I would not object if you played a few more tracks from "This Is the Town" this afternoon.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:31pm Droll:

I think the Aussies quietly stole the pop crown from Sweden sometime in 2013.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:32pm Alison Porchnik:

He has a song about EVERYBODY!!!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:32pm rrg:

Not me.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:32pm Mike East:

great album title
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:33pm Mike East:

@rrg - if you call him up, I'll bet you he'll write a song about you.
his phone # is readily available
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:34pm rrg:

Wait, "Papa Razzi and the Photogs": that's the same guy? The Passionate and Objective Jokerfan?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:35pm Mike East:

yeah, same guy. Watch "Local Legends" - it is a very good film, imo.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:36pm bobdoesthings:

Jokerfan is also - The Ultra Right Wing Conservatives and The Extreme Left Wing Liberals ... played on Ken's show this morning.. as well as one or two other names..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:38pm Mike East:

a lot more than one or two other names...a LOT more. the dude is prolific.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:38pm glenn:

yes. matt farley.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:39pm Uncle Michael:

I'd let him write my theme. I'm generous like that.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:39pm steve:

heres a complete list of all Matt Farley bands (its from his own website so is probably accurate) www.moternmedia.com...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:41pm rrg:

Wow. Tornados.

I think a "wow" is sufficient in this case.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:41pm bobdoesthings:

Ahh.. neat.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:41pm rat musk love:

Nice set list
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:41pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

My mind IS made up, I just can't decide which way it's made up.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:42pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...'NewHampshuh LoveSong Warriors' !...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:42pm rrg:

Dozens of names on that Matt Farley list.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:42pm LovecraftDude888:

man, you guys missed some great 70s cheeze pop earlier....Cheezier than Annnie's mac and cheese
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:43pm Parq:

RRG, thanks for that list. I think we can all agree that FMU listeners would want to hear a track from "The Strange Man Who Sings About Dead Animals".
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:43pm rrg:

I suppose that's why "(and NJ)" is parenthesized.

Well, that's the wrong choice if you ask me.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:44pm bobdoesthings:

I did this 6-7 years ago.. me and college buddies made about10-12 band names with rules as to what type of songs we'd make.. and we'd get drunk and make songs on the spot..
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:44pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Nick Saloman from the Bevis Frond co-hosts the Friday morning 7-8am psych-rock show on WMBR here. Great stuff, especially the commentary. But what always feels (ironically) odd is that his speaking voice sounds just like his singing voice.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:47pm LovecraftDude888:

oh boy didn't know this story...so sick and sad. He thought the kitty kats were talking from beyond the grave to him earlier than that.....now that is not good.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:47pm Uncle Michael:

First UK single to hit #1 in the U.S.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:47pm rrg:

Hey, my stream is cutting out.

Stop doing that.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:47pm mike Y:

Your looping or its a mind fuck
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:48pm Uncle Michael:

Here too.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:48pm Laura L:

Uh-oh, me too, RRG. iTunes not responding......
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:48pm LovecraftDude888:

mine's cutting too. Cutting Crew....oh noooo
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:48pm Droll:

Damn stream stopped in the middle of the Joe Meek story! Curse you, technology!
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:48pm serendepity dawd:

40 yrs ago yesterday american pie was #1, the same day the music died in 1959.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:48pm bobdoesthings:

stream is cutting out on me too
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:48pm Lizardner Dave:

Pop up player went dead, switched to Windows 24k which is fine.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:49pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...took like a minute to rebuffer...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:49pm rrg:

I have a Joe Meek collection here in my iTunes library. I surprise myself sometimes.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:49pm mike Y:

I just refreshed it works fine now... However it was freaky
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:50pm Parq:

J'regret, the pop up player is my only option at the moment. Hope it settles down.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:50pm LovecraftDude888:

switched to 128 now i'm good.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:50pm Laura L:

Just now came back on. Digital hiccup.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:50pm rrg:

Gesundheit.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:51pm LovecraftDude888:

anyway...when you are watching The Exorcist playing with yer Ouija Board all day long...and thinking the kitty cats are speaking from the Beyond....that is no guten!
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:51pm LovecraftDude888:

so that must be where Phil Spector got his inspiration to go nutty
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:51pm Irwin:

You guys should invest that newfangled device called a RADIO.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:51pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

BTW, I am deeply steeped in Joe Frank on the internet -- I even have a joefrank.com account. I was just in one of those "can't wait to see what comes on at 4:00" moods only human surprise radio can provide.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:52pm rrg:

Joe Meek produced Peter Cook singing "Georgia on my Mind". It's in this collection here. Oh my.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:52pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...Joe Meek's spirit having a funny...wonder if he & Spector were ever in the same room - or if George Martin knew him...& calls to mind the Radiophonic people...amazing sound on this thing awlright - & he got it in the Charts !...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:52pm rrg:

Yeah, you're going to push me back to the airwaves, you are.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:52pm Ike:

91.1 is solid. I can only say that because I'm not in the office today -- reception on the East Side blows.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:53pm LovecraftDude888:

reception in my neck of LI is really awful....I can't even get WFMU easily without tons of powered antennae on any of my other systems here. Really terrible.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:54pm Parq:

Harsh, Irwin. You know your popularity extends well beyond the reach of the East Orange xmitter.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:54pm mike Y:

Last wed was the first show I missed in 10 weeks. I cant Irwin I live in Saratoga Springs but have net will travel
Your show insppired me to mine back up and running again .
EVIL TWISTED TUNES @ Blogspot
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:55pm Mike East:

@Ike - you're lucky. The city's a mess today. My boots are still drying out.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:55pm LovecraftDude888:

but weird thing is growing up in thrilling exciting Levittown LI I had great radio recep. with basic Terk antenna for years! Makes no sense...I'm only 10 miles or under from there
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:56pm LovecraftDude888:

now I have a Twerk Antenna....
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:56pm mike Y:

14 inches out my front door and still snowing. DAY off dont care drinking fourloco and bourbon cocktails and Listening to fmu Life is good
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:57pm Irwin:

Just kidding. I hate radios. Useless anachronisms.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:58pm Parq:

Mike Doughty is one of the all time greats.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:58pm bobdoesthings:

I went to an electronic store to buy a radio once... they just laughed.
  Wed. 2/5/14 3:59pm mike Y:

However liver is a bit pissed LOL
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 3:59pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Pandora has pretty much made radios obsolete. It knows what I want better than I do, never plays anything with the potential to upset me, and helps trim my tastes down to manageable, streamlined parameters.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 3:59pm Carmichael:

Will be ear-gleaning the tunes whilst I work. Not lots of posting, but maybe a clicky-star here, as opposed to there.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:00pm Alison Porchnik:

After the Rapture/Apocalypse (whichever comes first) you'll only hear WFMU on terrestrial radio.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:00pm mike Y:

Pandora takes the surprise out of stuff new.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:01pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

At which point, Alison, I drive the 200 miles back to signal range immediately.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:01pm mike Y:

Yay wolfgang
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:01pm LovecraftDude888:

I got a Grundig shortwave radio a few years back, why I dunno...for emergency reasons...so useless. Shortwave is like..a joke now
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:01pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Pandora is the radio equivalent of going to the WFMU record fair and just standing there and being annoyed that people haven't come up to me with records they've figured out I'll enjoy.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:01pm Droll:

I prefer the sound of "He-low copters" over "hell-ih copters", even though I know it's wrong. I also prefer the phrasing of Wolfgang to other singers.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:02pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...even though...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:02pm bobdoesthings:

After the apocalypse.. we'll still have The Passionate and Objective Jokerfan.. thank god
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:02pm Kat in Chicago:

"My fecal friend"?
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:03pm mike Y:

I just downloaded a buch of Mike patton solo stuff, I am awe struck
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:03pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...Ruttkowski does have good diction...
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:04pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

What goes on on shortwave nowadays? What goes on on CB nowadays, for that matter? I have a strong desire to buy a CB except that it'll be something interesting in the truck for the smash-n-grabbers (though the joke will be on them).
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:05pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- you need a portable/take w/ Pete.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:05pm Alison Porchnik:

Is this a cover?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:06pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

We love to cream. & cream.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:06pm LovecraftDude888:

haven't touched a CB for decades...the shortwave now is like....just nothing but propaganda stations third world and non-english programming and mainly Fire n Brimstone preacher shows. Awful!! total waste o' time.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:06pm berbo:

Its spelled Gila copter.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HPrCfmaj3ZY
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:06pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

This bathroom song speaks to me like few do.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:06pm Droll:

I believe you can still listen to Numbers Stations on shortwave, but they play insurance ads 23 minutes out of the hour.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:06pm Webhamster Henry:

My Bathroom needs a bossa nova arrangement.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:07pm LovecraftDude888:

I prefer the Long Wave....can hear Joe Meek's spirit coming through from The Great Beyond...much more intriguing!
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:07pm Droll:

WH, ...and doom metal.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:07pm glenn:

c.b. is kinda the original internet, in a way.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:07pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Did I hear "cream and dream"?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:08pm Parq:

That cover was brilliant, but I can find jack about it on Google.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:08pm LovecraftDude888:

anybody recall that 80s movie with Arnie from Christine (Keith Gordon) where he tunes in Heaven on a radio...or something
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:08pm Laura L:

Wow! a lovely cover--much in the spirit of the spectacular original by Pat Stanton Gjonola!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:09pm Webhamster Henry:

@LovecraftDude it was called STATIC. I used to catsit for Keith Gordon.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:09pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

CB is specifically the original chatroom.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:09pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...I think she got rid of a cream or two...
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:09pm LovecraftDude888:

Static was the film 1985...right WH thanks! Really nutty film.... not uplifting but good
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:10pm Irwin:

LL: How do you pronounce Gjonola?
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:10pm berbo:

@Pete
Yes she did. That was really climax of the song.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:10pm LovecraftDude888:

I tried watching Convoy two years ago and couldn't do it
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:11pm LovecraftDude888:

catsit for Keith G? holy shite!
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:11pm Laura L:

Ooh, I am not sure--that was the last name of the man who played the caveman in the show--she married him. When she sang that she was still with maiden name of Stanton. Lives outside Chicago.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:14pm LovecraftDude888:

makes great use of The The "This is the Day"....
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:17pm LovecraftDude888:

what would be a goof is, one day WFMU does a show or two all on CB....I dunno how....virtual CB? "breaker breaker HPL Dude...got a smokey on your tail" etc.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:18pm LovecraftDude888:

there's also these Ham Radio transmitter/receivers that are act. cheap...but no idea what that's all about, or if it's worth getting one. I doubt it. And to do shows you gotta get a license
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:18pm Irwin:

Laura and Porchnik: Got the photos. If I don't post one today (still might), will consider for future playlists. Thanks for sending.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:19pm Alison Porchnik:

I am, as always, your servant, &c.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:20pm rrg:

My job got in the way of my WFMU. I hate when that happens. What did I miss?

EVERYTHING.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:20pm Ike:

@Lovecraft, it's a little hard to keep up with ya sometimes. So many comments. I've done that in the past, but people seem to pay more attention if I'm more concise.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:21pm rrg:

A half-hour hole to be filled with archive listening later.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:21pm LovecraftDude888:

sorry Ike...was just ruminating. will stop that...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:22pm Ike:

I've been there....
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:22pm Laura L:

Ir, did you send that cover to Sport & Steve or should I?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:23pm Irwin:

LL: Did not. Was going to surprise them.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:23pm Irwin:

Michael Mottet = Angil (& the Hiddentracks)
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:24pm Laura L:

Ok, will let you do that. Oh, they will be delighted.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:25pm rrg:

I see I missed Wolfgang while i was out.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:25pm rrg:

Oh, I misspelled "I" in my haste.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:29pm ADM:

Nice song. Funny... I never took you as a serious DJ.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:29pm Droll:

rrg, You better watch it, on Mary Wing's comments we discussed "offensive comments board behavior" and concluded being a fuckin' jerk and grammar errors were most offensive to WFMU listeners.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:31pm rrg:

I'm usually inoffensive on at least one of those two criteria, Droll.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:31pm rrg:

Picture!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:31pm Irwin:

Thanks to Alison Porchnik for the medical illustration.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:32pm rrg:

Wait. You played a cover of "My Bathroom"?

All right, I'll get to it later.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:33pm berbo:

That picture will help me choose a color scheme for My Bathroom.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:34pm Laura L:

The special Pantone Pees for graphic designers!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:34pm common:

diggin the clientele
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:34pm glenn:

i don't know. if your pee is purple i'd suggest going to the doctor instanter.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:35pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...& bring a sample to Home Depot...
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:35pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

To quote my then-3-year-old niece looking at a picture of X.Ray Burns in full Santa Clown makeup, "But... why?"
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:36pm Droll:

That color test is nothing, they also make a scratch-n-sniff urine test.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:36pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

RRN63, are you trying to match paint and urine?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:37pm Uncle Michael:

I got old and people stopped asking me to help them move. And that's a good thing....as Irwin might say.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:37pm Alison Porchnik:

Looks good with the page color scheme.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:37pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...well - could go for Contrast...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:38pm common:

i had back surgery, but i think i've still helped someone move. maybe it was myself.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:39pm ~L:

My local dollar store sells alcohol testing and pregnancy test kits for a dollar.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:40pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...we'll have to write imaginary Joe Franks together...
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:40pm ?:

I'll take 3 gallons of the 'puritan' urine...and a couple of stir sticks!!!...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:41pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...it's Organic !...mostly...
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:42pm ccrides:

Charge it to C.C.'s account..:)O(:..
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 4:49pm Droll:

Apparently one of Brian Beattie's nicknames is Brian "Bongwizard" Beattie. Yes. I believe he earned it.
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:52pm ccrides:

Purty!!!...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:57pm Lewis:

I bought 2 copies of Ivy and the Wicker suitcase for christmas. One of them was for me, but I haven't listened to it yet. Thaks for the the Intro!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:58pm Lewis:

p.s. - the second one was stolen from my kid and will have to be replaced
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 4:59pm Uncle Michael:

You just keep on turnin'...
  Wed. 2/5/14 4:59pm ccrides:

I'm so Grateful for this...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:00pm Uncle Michael:

I listen to the Ace version of this just about never. Wow.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:00pm Droll:

Walking around aimlessly with sign: NEED TICKETS
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:00pm nate:

did jesse jarnow start his shift early?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:00pm Irwin:

Love the musicianship on this. Every part is brilliant.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:01pm Santos L Halper:

Beach Boys and Bobby! Thanks Irwin
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:02pm ccrides:

Damned right, Mr. Chusid!!!...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:02pm Irwin:

And when I say "every part," I mean the drums, of course.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:02pm Uncle Michael:

This was recorded in the studio my friend Stephen Barncard built at Weir's, I believe.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:03pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...right well - Dead can't play, sing or write, & no good in the Studio - everybody knows that...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:03pm Irwin:

Can you imagine the color spectrum when the Dead took urine tests?
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:04pm nate:

(~};)
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:04pm fleep:

They piss in colors everywhere, it's like a raaaaaainbow
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:05pm nate:

this song is ok but it's no "money money"
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:05pm Jerry:

...you know too much Irwin...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:06pm Sem Chumbo:

@fleep: hahaha.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:06pm rrg:

Hey, Unca Mike, do the "Give the Drummer Some" streams originate in Jersey City like other WFMU stuff, or from elsewhere (like, say, people's homes)?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:06pm Uncle Michael:

I was wrong, this was recorded in Studio D at Wally Heider's.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:06pm Rick from SC:

These are people with a B this time
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:06pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- wull fleep - that's more indiscreet than people think - & lifted from Arthur Lee anyhow...
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:07pm ccrides:

Fleep...in the wind!!!...hehehe...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:08pm Uncle Michael:

rrg, a couple originate from the mothership...Amanda and Matt's shows do...and sometimes D:O does...the rest from various basements and bedrooms.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:08pm LuC:

aww thanks for Playing in the Band!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:10pm Uncle Michael:

It's really a treat to have a snow day for listening to Irwin.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:11pm rrg:

Indeed, This Is Country Music.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:12pm ccrides:

Rub 'it in, why don't ya?!?...LOL...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:13pm Uncle Michael:

Who's playing guitar on this...that's smokin'
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:14pm Irwin:

Brad plays his own guitar parts.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:14pm ccrides:

Hello???...Brad??...are you there???...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:15pm rrg:

Hey, my power went out. Damn.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:15pm ccrides:

He does a great guitar rendition of 'Old Rugged Cross'...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:16pm rrg:

It came back.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:17pm glenn:

brad paisley's a great guitarist, absolutely.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:18pm Uncle Michael:

Nothing about that track really caught my ear till the guitar solo. That was hot.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:18pm ccrides:

Irwin...everything you say rings true!!!...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:19pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- cast of 1,000s - but it says he does the leads :
en.wikipedia.org...
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:21pm Droll:

Why is everyone else so suspicious of country music and it's musicians? I think they're the some of the few remaining legitimate profession musicians. He doesn't use Autotune, either.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:22pm glenn:

probably because most of today's "country" isn't.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:22pm ccrides:

Country is kinda like rock...mmmm...that evolved in a groovy way...or something...hehehe...maybe???...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:23pm Irwin:

What Droll said. ^
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:23pm Jeff:

Something about the aesthetic of that Ivy & the Wicker Suitcase (and indeed some of the voices) reminds me of the ZBS radio serials.

Fourth Tower of Inverness, anyone?

www.zbs.org...
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:23pm nate:

walking the city with the cargo pants?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:23pm rrg:

"Send more Chuck Berry."
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:24pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- well - for Guitarhead - yerknow, like - GuitarPlayer mag readers - Nashville was recognized as Capital of the Universe whatever you were into - before Culture & Politics became utterly Polarized
...& what glenn said...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:24pm Jeff:

"I like both kinds of music: Country AND Western."
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:25pm duke:

I love the term coolerator. I'm going to use that from now on.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:25pm ccrides:

I need an order of cajon fries and some gumbo, please!!!...:)O(:..
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:26pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

The piano in this song always makes me think of Uncle Floyd.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:27pm TDK60:

Mr. DJ, yeah Weir's 'Ace' has another great tune -- 'Cassidy' @ Beatnik/proto-hippie Neal C. Interesting, haunting chord changes.
Yes, to Brian Beattie -- great Austin bassist. His '80s band Glass Eye was cool. Great guy too, hosted me as a struggling musician in his humble Austin abode.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:27pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- of course 'Country' meant Bluegrass, & 'Western' Cowboy songs - so that may have been said once or twice in earnest...
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:29pm TDK60:

For Against has been doing guitar dream pop out of Nebraska [?] for eons.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:29pm ccrides:

TDK60...indeed!!!...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:32pm Uncle Michael:

Cassidy was inspired by a death and a birth. "There he goes and now here she starts..."
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:32pm berbo:

I think I have that Batman album. I had no idea who made it. wow.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:32pm glenn:

another great tribute album is deadicated. suzanne vega does cassidy.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:32pm ccrides:

I think Irwin is trippin', again...hehehe...:)O(:..
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:32pm TDK60:

Wow, didn't know Wilson produce this! I thought he only did Stateside stuff. 1st Soft Machine was recorded in merry old UK, right?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:32pm rrg:

I remember Soft Machine. I'm old enough.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:33pm TDK60:

@ rrg: Do you look like John Sebastian?
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:35pm rrg:

No one has ever told me so, TDK.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:35pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

I wonder if Soft Machine get credit for being very early Fusion. I wonder if they were earlier than people who get credit for it; not that this is Fusiony - which maybe relates to Tom Wilson's presence - ??
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:36pm rrg:

Though some people used to think I looked like Steven Spielberg.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:36pm Droll:

I'm so old I remember when Soft Machine was still called "Soft Stone Tool", and then "Soft Wheel", and eventually when all the bronze age bands hit, they changed it to "Machine".
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:37pm Droll:

...looks like New Soft Machine is still up for grabs.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:37pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...trying to work Sebastion & Spielberg into dif. color pee joke...nah nevermind...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:37pm Irwin:

So is New Velvet Underground.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:37pm Sem Chumbo:

Oh, Droll...
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:38pm ccrides:

rrg...do you have beads from the neck of princess that was born in the year of oh '1'..?..:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:38pm rrg:

Dibs!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:38pm rrg:

No, I jest. Anyone else, go for it.
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:38pm TDK60:

Will there ever be a Soft Machine reunion? Don't know if M. Ratledge and R. Wyatt get along or wanna go back there.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:39pm New Droll Band:

...& you can't stop me...
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:40pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- from what I've heard them say, they'd poo-poo it as nostalgia under that name...
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:41pm djelrock:

Wow. Irwin is not playing CRAP like Miley Cirus!!???!! Unbelievable!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:42pm rrg:

Hello, djelrock. Have you come to stir the pot?
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:43pm ccrides:

Any man who's pure of heart and says his prayers by night...may become a wolf...when the wolfbane blooms...and the full moon shines at night!!!...:)O(:..
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:45pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...if you have, then choose your pee color & grab a stick...
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:45pm Droll:

I just talked to my band and yes, both Dan and Joel called the "New Droll Band" poo-poo nostalgia.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:47pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- so - we @ least have parameters...now choose a color...
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:47pm Droll:

Specifically, when I asked if knockoffs of our band name was poo-poo, Joel said "Sure" and Dan asked for an example, which I provided.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:48pm rrg:

That was my guess, Droll.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:49pm Listening Out There:

Snatch bassist channeling Jaco Pastorius...
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:50pm Marmalade kitty:

I am so glad I have not seen the purple pee yet!
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:52pm djelrock:

Always rgg
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:52pm Carmichael:

Brick Dust ...
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:53pm ccrides:

I need a lady doctor!!!...:)O(:..
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:54pm djelrock:

Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley rrg Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley Miley SUCKSSSSS
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:55pm Carmichael:

I thought this was Martha Davis at 1st.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:55pm rrg:

djelROCKS
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:56pm glenn:

miley cyrus can sing. you may hate what she does, but she can sing.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:57pm am:

Possibly the most annoying song ever.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:57pm Listening Out There:

H-e-e-e-r-e's Mark E.!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:57pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Please Stay.
- & please NOTICE ME.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:57pm rrg:

So much music here today. I'm awash in it. Too much!

And other stuff! Not just music.
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:58pm ccrides:

Day nine...try tantric sex!!!...LOL...:)O(:..
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:58pm Droll:

[taking notes] Drunken penmanship truly put to the test...
  Wed. 2/5/14 5:58pm Listening Out There:

Mark E's screed can replace The Elements of Style. Yup.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:58pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...took four days to be annoyed - must be an excellent pub...
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 5:59pm Droll:

Thanks Irwin. have a fun week!
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:59pm rrg:

Another three hours gone. Well, I missed some. I'll get to it later.

Thanks, Irwin. Fine show.

See youse all later.

And stop snowing. Please. This isn't fucking Canada.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 5:59pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks for the show, Irwin. Later, all...
Avatar Wed. 2/5/14 6:00pm glenn:

oh. another canada / snow wisecrack.
Avatar    Wed. 2/5/14 6:00pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- not a clunker in the bunch Irwin. Cheers.
  Wed. 2/5/14 6:01pm Pete from Boston (and NJ):

Ohhhh... Bible Salesman's a good one!
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