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Turning over the toy box and jamming together the gloriously mismatched musical Lincoln Logs, Legos and Tinker Toys from Tin Pan Alley pluggers, pickled egg tavern weepers, lockstep soul ensembles, skinny-tie power poppers, Eurotrash ravers, moontanned art school rockers, drunken soccer anthems and anything else that seems like a good idea at the time. There are no guilty pleasures.

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Artist Track Album Approx. start time
Uncle Michael  Hinky Dinky Time Open   Options   0:00:00 ()
MC5  Gotta Keep Movin'   Options High Time (Atlantic - 1971)   0:03:09 ()
The Templeton Twins- with Teddy Turner's Bunsen Burners  Ooh, Ooh, Guru   Options Trill It Like It Was (Vault - 1970)   0:06:24 ()
Jan & Kjeld  Banjo Boy   Options b/w Don't Raise A Storm (Kapp - 1960)   0:09:09 ()
Roger Ruskin Spear  Trouble With My Trousers   Options Unusual (United Artists - 1973)   0:11:32 ()
Henry Kaiser  Alice in Blunderland   Options Those Who Know History Are Doomed to Repeat It (SST - 1989)   0:15:26 ()
The Montesas  Kick You Out   Options Hipsville Teen Party (Larsen - 2001)   0:17:42 ()
Todd Newman  Scariest Thing in the World   Options Temporary Setback (Barber's Itch - 1996)   0:20:31 ()
Gov't Mule  Broke Down on the Brazos   Options By A Thread (Evil Teen - 2009)   0:27:28 ()
Meat Puppets  Automatic Mojo   Options Huevos (SST - 1987)   0:33:20 ()
John Berberian And The Rock East Ensemble  Iron Maiden   Options Middle Eastern Rock (Verve Forecast - 1969)   0:36:32 ()
The Goldebriars  I've Got To Love Somebody   Options Straight Ahead (Epic - 1964)
From: The Complete Curt Boettcher Singles
0:40:18 ()
Spoon  I Turn My Camera On   Options Gimme Fiction (Merge - 2005)   0:42:29 ()
The Isley Brothers  It's Your Thing   Options b/w Don't Give It Away (T-Neck - 1969)
From: The Essential Isley Brothers
0:52:13 ()
The Isley Brothers  Bless Your Heart   Options Get Into Something (T-Neck - 1969)   0:54:50 ()
Quiet Sun  Sol Caliente   Options Mainstream (Antilles - 1975)   0:57:40 ()
Jack Hammer  Colour Combination (Stereo Promo)   Options b-side to Swim (Youngblood - 1971)
From: Complete Motown Singles - Vol 11B
1:04:57 ()
Nickie Lee  And Black Is Beautiful   Options b/w Faith Within (Mala - 1968)
From: Soulin' Vol 3
1:08:05 ()
Beastie Boys  Sure Shot   Options Ill Communication (Grand Royal - 1994)   1:14:23 ()
Potliquor  You're No Good   Options First Taste (Janus - 1971)   1:17:40 ()
Love  Robert Montgomery   Options Four Sail (Elektra - 1969)
From: Love Story 1966-1972
1:22:38 ()
The Mugwumps  I Don't Wanna Know   Options An Historic Recording Of The Mugwumps (Warner Bros. - 1967)   1:26:09 ()
Dr. Feelgood  I Don't Wanna Know   Options Be Seeing You (United Artists - 1977)   1:28:12 ()
Fleetwood Mac  I Don't Want To Know   Options Rumours (Warner Bros. - 1977)   1:30:46 ()
Jeff St. John's Copperwine  Hummingbird   Options prev. unr. (Spin - 1971)
From: Joint Effort (reissue bonus track, 1994)
1:39:09 ()
The MGs  Neckbone   Options b/w Breezy (Stax - 1974)
From: The Complete Stax-Volt Soul Singles, Vol. 3: 1972-1975
1:43:04 ()
The Shades  Sun Glasses   Options b/w Undivided Attention (Big Top - 1958)
From: The Big Top Records Story - Classic New York Pop 1958-1964
1:45:57 ()
Chuck Willis  Betty and Dupree   Options b/w My Crying Eyes (Atlantic - 1957)
From: Atlantic Rhythm & Blues 1947-1974, Vol. 4: 1957-1960
1:48:05 ()
Kevin Ayers and The Whole World  Shooting At The Moon   Options Shooting At The Moon (Harvest - 1970)   1:50:27 ()
Link Cromwell (Lenny Kaye)  Crazy Like A Fox   Options b/w Shock Me (Hollywood - 1966)
From: You Heard Them Here First
1:56:09 ()
Timebox  Beggin'   Options b/w A Woman That's Waiting (Deram - 1968)   2:01:15 ()
Hank Ballard and The Midnighters  The Float   Options b-side toThe Switch-A-Roo (King - 1961)   2:04:01 ()
The Whisk-Kids  The Whisk   Options b/w Bo-Dacious (Reprise - 1965)
From: Lee Hazlewood Strung Out On Something New: The Reprise Recordings
2:06:48 ()
Willie Harper  A Certain Girl   Options b/w I Don't Need You Anymore (Tou-Sea - 1968)   2:08:52 ()
The Searchers  What Have They Done To The Rain   Options b/w This Feeling Inside (Pye - 1964)
From: The Searchers Collection
2:11:30 ()
Harold Betters  Do Anything You Wanna (Part I)   Options b/w Do Anything You Wanna (Part II) (Gateway - 1964)   2:13:57 ()
Christie  Here I Am   Options b-side to San Bernarino (CBS - 1970)
From: Lost Jukebox Vol 124
2:16:28 ()
Charles Aznavour  What Makes A Man (Comme Ils Disent)   Options b-side to The Old Fashioned Way (Les Plaisirs Demodes) (Barclay - 1973)   2:21:59 ()
Chad & Jeremy  What Do You Want With Me   Options Before and After (Columbia - 1965)   2:26:51 ()
Gary Walker & The Rain  Francis   Options b-side to Come In You'll Get Pneumonia (Philips - 1969)   2:29:40 ()
Darondo  The Wolf   Options Listen to my Song (The Music City Sessions) (Omnivore - 2011)   2:32:34 ()
Arthur Alexander  Black Night   Options b/w Ole John Amos (Dot - 1964)
From: Greatest Hits
2:37:16 ()
Crazy Elephant  Sunshine, Red Wine   Options b/w Pam (Bell - 1969)
From: Lost Jukebox Vol 123
2:39:21 ()
Barrence Whitfield & the Savages  Go Ahead and Burn   Options Barrence Whitfield & the Savages (Mamou - 1984)
From: Plus 10 More For The Pot
2:45:29 ()
Harden Trio  Tippy Toeing   Options b/w Don't Remind Me (Columbia - 1966)   2:48:11 ()
Wreckless Eric  Hit And Miss Judy   Options b/w Let's Go To The Pictures (Stiff - 1979)
From: Hits Greatest Stiffs
2:50:04 ()
Tegan & Sara  I Bet It Stung   Options So Jealous (Sire - 2004)   2:54:29 ()
Mary Hopkin  The Last Thing On My Mind   Options prev. unr. (Mary Hopkin Music - 2008)
From: Recollections
2:57:59 ()
Music behind DJ:
Fleetwood Mac 
Albatross   Options   3:01:19 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:00pm Guido from Cologne:

the godfather!?!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:01pm βrian:

Rooty Poot Posse standing by ..
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:02pm listener james from westwood:

All we need is a human radio station....
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:03pm Jeff Golick:

Please keep all razors sheathed.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:04pm Parq:

Jeff, I'm married to a Spaniard, but have not adopted all of her people's ways.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:04pm ndbob:

afternoon UM and everyone!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:04pm Doug Schulkind:

I was thinking Luis Buñuel, too, Jeff Golick.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:05pm βrian:

I'm in the mood for vibraslap ...
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:05pm holland oats:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:06pm V Priceless:

Uncle Michael! Hello!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:06pm still b/p:

You're a gentleman and a sclera.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:06pm Uncle Michael:

Hello everyone!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:07pm listener james from westwood:

The upcoming Hinkathon will be one for the ages.
b/p: Iris just going to say that!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:07pm Guido from Cologne:

friday fun!
Hello Michael!
  Fri. 7/11/14 12:07pm Dean:

Motor City? I thought Mc'5 were Scottish.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:09pm holland oats:

that's the beefheart pronunciation of 'guru'
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:10pm Guido from Cologne:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:10pm pacific standard simon:

Who you jivin' with that Kozmik Debris?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:11pm holland oats:

@dean belated lol
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:11pm Uncle Michael:

Is that a Sears poncho or a regular poncho?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:13pm pacific standard simon:

I dunno -- it was a gift from the head honcho.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:13pm holland oats:

silver apples on the same label as this band? i can see it.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:14pm Guido from Cologne:

... we had quite a few BeNeLux-people in the Deutscher Schlager world ... this one is nice
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:15pm Uncle Michael:

My first real exposure to schlagers was in Belgium.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:16pm Guido from Cologne:

... ah noo they came from Denmark ...
  Fri. 7/11/14 12:18pm Dean:

Dig this: Henry Kaiser is doing a Steve Lacy tribute with ROVA at a restaurant in Oakland...tonight!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:18pm pacific standard simon:

Speaking of The Captain...
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:18pm βrian:

MC5 was from my neck of the woods. Detroit/Ann Arbor area, vaguely.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:18pm Uncle Michael:

Here's some Van Vleit, speaking of Beefheart.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:19pm Guido from Cologne:

is this zzzero hour already?
  Fri. 7/11/14 12:19pm Dean:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:20pm Uncle Michael:

I'll bet I have friends attending that, Dean.
  Fri. 7/11/14 12:22pm Dean:

The venue is pretty cool. I heard Brotzmann and Nilssen-Love there a few months ago. The restaurant is abuzz at the street level, and the tiny performance space is upstairs, but not fully enclosed. I can't imagine what the diners will think of ROVA blasting out from above.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:23pm Uncle Michael:

I think my cousin actually played there earlier this year.
  Fri. 7/11/14 12:24pm Dean:

Wow. That'd be who?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:25pm pacific standard simon:

Someone's mom played Dave Edmunds records way too many times while expecting.
  Fri. 7/11/14 12:26pm Jack:

Worse things you could be exposed to prenatally...
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:26pm Doug Schulkind:

There is no truth to the rumor that the Rock & Roil Hall of Fame inducted LeBron James in order to get him to sign with Cleveland.
  Fri. 7/11/14 12:29pm Jack:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:29pm PMD:

So, have you ever played that particular temptation song all the way through?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:32pm Uncle Michael:

Dean, it was this show my cousin played, last November: www.zvents.com...
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:33pm Uncle Michael:

PMD, yes...I think so. I think I may have played that full 12:42 version at some point.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:34pm Uncle Michael:

This fake Billy Gibbons has the real Billy Gibbons going for it.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:36pm Uncle Michael:

This one is all fake.
  Fri. 7/11/14 12:37pm Dean:

First time I've seen food and *music* pairings at a restaurant! I bet that show was phenomenal.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:38pm Uncle Michael:

I don't know much about Hafez but I know Dan is pretty damned good. And...I like food.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:40pm Mike East:

Yeah, food is the best. I eat that shit everyday.

Thanks for staving off the boredom, UM.
Slow day at the factory.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:40pm Uncle Michael:

My pleasure is your business, Mike!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:41pm Droll:

UM, Overshare!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:43pm Uncle Michael:

I'm not wearing any undershare.
  Fri. 7/11/14 12:45pm Dean:

Yes, well, you did mention "no guilty pleasures" at the outset of the show.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:46pm Uncle Michael:

You were warned.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:52pm Roberto:

Double the Uncle! Nice!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:52pm Parq:

A co-worker just stopped in while I was out. I found him in my chair, transfixed by the eyeball.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:55pm Uncle Michael:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:57pm still b/p:

"You will not remember that I emptied your wallet. You will speak highly of me to other employees at all times and do any favor I ask. On the count of three, you will return to your own work station and remember nothing...nothing..."
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:57pm Droll:

. o O ( Striking Similarty. ) Guilty!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:58pm pacific standard simon:

It's like A Clockwork Orange -- the eyeball is forced to stare at me until it develops an aversion to staring at me.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 12:59pm Uncle Michael:

That image is actually an illustration of a medical symptom that I found on Wikipedia.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:00pm still b/p:

...staring at you when hearing the Isley Brothers from now will make the eyeball go "Urp."
  Fri. 7/11/14 1:00pm Dean:

"Freude, schöner Götterfunken"
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:02pm pacific standard simon:

Doo-dah, doo-dah!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:02pm V Priceless:

this is good stuff!
  Fri. 7/11/14 1:03pm Dean:

There are times I wish my son were quiet.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:03pm Uncle Michael:

I like it too.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:04pm listener james from westwood:

Me gusta el "Sol Caliente"!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:05pm Pedro G.:

Hinky Dinky Time, one of the great things about Friday. And Friday is usually pretty good anyway.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:06pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks, Pedro. It's the best part of my Friday.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:07pm Droll:

I have the 801 album, which is "substantially similar" to this, but the Quiet Sun album has a song called "Mummy was an asteroid, Daddy was a small non-stick kitchen utensil". 'Nuff said. Sold.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:07pm PMD:

Isn't the sol always caliente?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:11pm Uncle Michael:

Droll, right?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:14pm Jeff Golick:

Recently came into the Quiet Sun record. Wonderful.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:15pm βrian:

Did I miss the vibraslap??
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:15pm listener james from westwood:

All righty, off to the doc for poking, prodding, and Byzantine billing. Already looking forward to the archive!!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:18pm Uncle Michael:

Bye James!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:18pm Uncle Michael:

I'll vibraslap ya silly.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:19pm northguineahills:

Have a happy visit, James!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:21pm Nfrae from Oregon:

I want that Kites Are Fun instrumental BAD!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:21pm V Priceless:

for a sec there I thought that was Burton singing
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:22pm Uncle Michael:

Burton's a little better...but this...heavy...harmonies...twin leads... What's not to love?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:22pm Uncle Michael:

Nfrae, contact me.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:23pm V Priceless:

@ UM - agreed!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:24pm Nfrae from Oregon:

Will do! Really enjoying the show.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:25pm Uncle Michael:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:27pm pacific standard simon:

This Love track illustrates the hazards of going TOO "heavy".
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:31pm V Priceless:

holy shit! Dr Feelgood! 'Be Seeing You' rules! Love these guys!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:32pm V Priceless:

was just thinking about "My Buddy Buddy Friends"!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:32pm Uncle Michael:

That's a good 'un.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:34pm V Priceless:

Funny, Uncle Mike - I was thinking about this theme with "I Need You" !
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:37pm holland oats:

sounds great to me too. please don't tell anyone i said that.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:38pm pacific standard simon:

C'mon, Uncle... have you EVER played anything from Kiln House on this show? THAT'S The Mac's best.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:40pm holland oats:

i am about to be hilarious!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:41pm pacific standard simon:

Go to the comments! Oh, wait...
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:47pm ndbob:

Kiln House is really good
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:50pm still b/p:

@ holland, FWIW -- From something I was looking at:

"It's a wonderful thing, a woman laughing. They forget themselves. They give themselves up, on a plate. Personally, I think making them laugh is as important as making them climax."

"Both at the same time is difficult."

"I grant you. Unless you're hilarious."
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:50pm Uncle Michael:

I have never played anything from Kiln House. I am ashamed...but nit guilty.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:53pm holland oats:

@still reads familiar, hmmm
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:54pm V Priceless:

I hear me some Kevin Ayers!! Woo!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:54pm Uncle Michael:

Did Zappa ever sue Ayers?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:54pm northguineahills:

Hmmmm, maybe it's the heat, but this Shooting at the Moon sounds different.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:55pm northguineahills:

I have a Holger Czukay album from the 80s thats sounds just like Zappa.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:55pm Uncle Michael:

Am I playing some weird version?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:55pm holland oats:

no but he certainly put them on
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:56pm northguineahills:

(I only have the CD reissue of Shooting At The Moon)..
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:56pm Uncle Michael:

Did he, holland? Do tell.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:57pm holland oats:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:57pm holland oats:

he's looking down upon me right now!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:57pm pacific standard simon:

There are alternate mixes of various things out there -- notably, on that singles collection he put out mid-70s.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:57pm Alex In Illinois:

More fun in stereo with headphones on Hinky Dinky time!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:59pm northguineahills:

I'll bid you adieu at 2 to catch a bit of Bryce. Have a great weekend!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:59pm pacific standard simon:

What this guy needs in his band is a chick singer!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 1:59pm Uncle Michael:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:00pm holland oats:

is this for lebron?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:02pm pacific standard simon:

Please, no airhorns, UM!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:04pm pacific standard simon:

Scott Walker records are my 7th-inning stretch.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:05pm Uncle Michael:

Fine, Simon...you just sit...and think about what you just said. I work and slave...
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:06pm pacific standard simon:

I know. That was rude. I'm sorry.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:06pm Uncle Michael:

There's gotta be a mono mix of Beggin'
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:07pm Uncle Michael:

Go cut a switch.
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:07pm johnk77:

social faux pas
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:08pm pacific standard simon:

I'll try to locate the breaker box...
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:08pm Alex In Illinois:

Slide whistle solo? I wish I had thought of that!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:08pm Uncle Michael:

social faux pas slide whistle
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:08pm johnk77:

computer on battery
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:10pm pacific standard simon:

Currently enjoying the third of three days in a row off work, so I'm feeling my beans. Back to work tomorrow.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:10pm holland oats:

whisk it good
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:10pm Alex In Illinois:

Someone should use this tune on a cooking show
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:12pm johnk77:

foh pahz
social media
slide whistle
front of house
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:13pm Uncle Michael:

in haiku form, please
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:14pm pacific standard simon:

How about a sample from that Spike Jones tune where the basso voice intones, "Beee Ohhh"?
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:15pm Dean:

"What Have They Done to the Rain?" Geez, that's deep. With me it's usually "Where did I put my glasses?"
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:15pm Uncle Michael:

which song is that?
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:16pm johnk77:

formless in bronx
Mike East
got yr social media
ears on?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:18pm Mike East:

read ya loud and clear, John. I think think those studio 4 guys stiffed us last night....as well as 4 cabs who are waiting downstairs for $5500 in cab fair.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:19pm Uncle Michael:

Is it King Crimson
It's Starless and Bible Black
No, Dylan Thomas
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:19pm pacific standard simon:

Jeez, I'm on the spot... can't recall... it's an obvious take-off of a radio commercial, because it's followed by George Rock screaming, "Rinso White!"
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:25pm johnk77:

mike east can rent u
a vib ra slap if u
need 1 at his work # ?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:25pm Uncle Michael:

ok...now as "burma shave"
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:25pm Dean:

Is this the Spike Jones? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YbSCK7qS04g
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:26pm Roberto:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:26pm pacific standard simon:

Wiki to the rescue -- it should be the City Slickers' cover of "Liebesträume".
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:26pm johnk77:

those bad Boyz
went out dinner last night
+ never came back?
i saw billing address on wo?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:27pm efd:

I would like to hear Charles Aznavour say "le Poisson Rouge."
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:28pm Uncle Michael:

me too! with his slight lisp
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:30pm pacific standard simon:

That's it, Dean -- the social faux pas foghorn!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:30pm Uncle Michael:

Evan, can I borrow your airhorn?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:31pm Uncle Michael:

You see, there's been a clamor for it.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:31pm V Priceless:

Cigarettes, ice cream,
Virgin figurines careen
to Tangerine Dream.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:32pm Uncle Michael:

Scott's not-brother.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:32pm pacific standard simon:

Just blow up a balloon and let the air out while pinching the neck.
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:32pm johnk77:

u have any mink deville?
still formless here
air horn followed
by deeelite slide whistle sample
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:33pm Dean:

Hey, now we know what they did with the rain. Gary Walker took it.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:33pm Uncle Michael:

I can get some spanish stroll into the queue for an upcoming show, John.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:34pm Uncle Michael:

Nice haiku, V.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:35pm V Priceless:

thanks, Uncle M...posting an edit though...make that "tangerine dreams"
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:35pm johnk77:

willy going out
for cigarette
last time i saw him alive
Mike East
work space
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:38pm Uncle Michael:

That's an economically-told story, john.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:39pm pacific standard simon:

Hinky dinky
Radio's on
'N' so are youse.
Burma Shave
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:39pm Mike East:

unfortunately was before my time here. I did see lady gaga go smoke some grass in the stairwell, though.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:47pm holland oats:

we can listen to abbey lincoln singing like a bird...
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:48pm Uncle Michael:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:49pm pacific standard simon:

I put on a tree costume and listen to Clint Eastwood talking to me.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:49pm Jeff Golick:

Mr Whitfield apparently worked the counter at my favorite local record store during my formative years. I was oblivious.

Apologies if I've already rolled out this "story."
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:49pm johnk77:

mike east
no u had probably just left
willy lived til 2009
and had been in 3
rehearsing a european
reunion tour
with some of the same cats
i had toured with in eighties
last time i saw willy alive
was probably 2008
wish i had philosophized w/gaga
we did chat a few times about her dogs
did u know gaga just gigged in montreal
100k+teagan+sara+other support?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:50pm holland oats:

what store D:O???
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:51pm johnk77:

boston rox?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:51pm ndbob:

a good one - and a sizable hit in Baltimore
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:52pm Uncle Michael:

jeez, I *just* bumped Tegan & Sara from today's show.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:53pm Uncle Michael:

I put it back.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:53pm glenn:

what do you have against twin lesbian canadians? hater.
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:53pm johnk77:

they were very nice
when mike east and i
helped them at a few rehearsals
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:53pm Mike East:

Yeah, they were in here a few years ago, too. I think I like them, but haven't heard much.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:54pm Jeff Golick:

@holland oats: The mighty Record Exchange, in Salem, Mass. Still there, though it's been forever since I walked in.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:55pm Uncle Michael:

I'm using some of the extra minutes I'm allowed to re-include the track.
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:56pm johnk77:

wreckless was just great
at mercury lounge
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:57pm holland oats:

Love that shop! Was there just this past January. Our go to joint was Rockit Records on Route 1 in Saugus.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:57pm Mike East:

interactive radio...I love it.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:57pm ndbob:

excellent show UM!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:58pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks Bob...got one more...
  Fri. 7/11/14 2:58pm Dean:

Speaking of record stores, any recommendations for D.C.? I'll be there later this month.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 2:59pm V Priceless:

Great show, Uncle Michael..have a great weekend! Looking forward to Loss Leaders next week!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 3:00pm Jeff Golick:

Ah, route 1. Always a road too far, for me. The other formative place was Newbury Comics, predictably enough, the one down Mass Ave.

Providence was a record-shop-lover's dream back then, too.
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 3:00pm pacific standard simon:

All killer, no fi... NO SEVENTH INNING STRETCH!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 3:01pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks everyone. Even if you don't know what next week's show is all about...I promise it will be no worse than you've come to expect!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 3:01pm V Priceless:

check that "Ting" typo, Uncle M!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 3:02pm Roberto:

How many versions of this song are there?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 3:02pm Uncle Michael:

Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 3:02pm Jeff Golick:

Mary Hopkin not from the islands, then?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 3:03pm ndbob:

from Wales I think?
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 3:03pm Jeff Golick:

Great great show, Uncle Michael. Thanks, as ever!
Avatar Fri. 7/11/14 3:07pm Uncle Michael:

Bye all! Thanks!
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