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A pennant-winning battery of songland. Ongoing feature: Single File, a half-hour of randomly selected small records with big holes.

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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments New Approx. start time
Horse Lords  Wildcat Strike   Options   No Label  2015  MP3  live on WFMU, 1/31/15; downloadable here  *   0:00:00 ()
75 Dollar Bill  Every Last Coffee or Tea   Options   No Label  2015  MP3  live on WFMU 1/22/15, downloadable here  *   0:14:25 ()
Tempte du Desert Group  Yarra   Options Folk Music of the Sahel Vol. 1  Sublime Frequencies  2014  LP    *   0:25:35 ()
Africa Express  In C (excerpt)   Options Africa Express Presents Terry Riley's In C Mali  Transgressive  2014  CD    *   0:28:30 ()
White +  Green   Options White +  Maybe Mars  2012  CD      0:38:22 ()
Hama  Torodi   Options Torodi  Sahel Sounds  2015  LP    *   0:44:01 ()
Syd Jones & The Troubadours  Cardova   Options West indies Funk  Trans Air  2011  CD  early 70s    0:51:16 ()
Liam Hayes  Keys to Heaven   Options Slurrup  Fat Possum  2014  CD    *   1:01:21 ()
John Lennon  I Know (I Know)   Options Mind Games  Apple  1973  LP      1:05:05 ()
Bonnie Bramlett  I've Just Seen a Face   Options Memories  Capricorn  1978  LP      1:08:55 ()
Del Shannon  Drop Down and Get Me   Options Drop Down and Get Me  Elektra  1981  LP      1:11:52 ()
Shirley Anne Field  It's Legal   Options Quiffs at the Flicks: Big Screen British Rock 'n' Roll  Fantastic Voyage  2014  LP  From 1960  *   1:15:10 ()
Jean-Pierre Decerf  Like the Wind You Are   Options Space Oddities 1975-1979  Born Bad  2015  LP    *   1:16:56 ()
Tom Zé  Jymmy Renda-Se   Options Tom Zé  Mr Bongo  2015  CD  From 1970  *   1:19:49 ()
Unknown Artist  American Lost the Vietnam War (excerpt)   Options Radio Vietnam  Sublime Frequencies  2014  CD    *   1:23:24 ()
Single File: a bunch of 45s played in a row for a half-hour
Clarence Reid  Winter Man   Options single  Alston  1974  45      1:32:57 ()
Ashton, Gardner and Dyke  Resurrection Shuffle   Options single  Capitol  1971  45      1:35:28 ()
Bill Anderson & Jan Howard  Someday We'll Be Together   Options single  Decca  1970  45      1:38:44 ()
Kilkenny Cats  Attractive Figure   Options single  Coyote  1984  45      1:41:29 ()
Jan & Dean  Rosie Lane   Options single  Doré  1960  45      1:44:21 ()
Boney M  Rivers of Babylon   Options single  Sire  1978  45      1:46:59 ()
Wayne Kramer  The Harder They Come   Options single  Radar  1979  45      1:51:17 ()
Lonnie Mack  Highway 56   Options single  Roulette  1975  45      1:54:28 ()
Tessie Hill  Show Me What You Want   Options single  abc Peacock  1975  45      1:57:12 ()
Roberta Kelly  Oh Happy Day   Options Feelin' the Spirit  Casablanca  1978  LP      2:11:18 ()
Loleatta Holloway  H.E.L.P.M.E.M.Y.L.O.R.D.   Options Cry to Me  Aware  1975  LP      2:16:28 ()
Howard Hunt & the Supreme Angels  What a Mighty God (The Death, The Burial and The Resurrection)   Options Make a Change  Black Label  1981  LP      2:19:12 ()
The Supreme Jubilees  Do You Believe   Options It'll All Be Over  Light in the Attic  2014  CD  From 1980  *   2:27:07 ()
The Staple Singers  Somebody Saved Me   Options Will the Circle Be Unbroken  Yeti/Mississippi  2014  LP  From 1960  *   2:31:00 ()
Millie Jackson  Keep the Home Fire Burnin' / Logs and Thangs / Put Something Down on It   Options Get It Out'cha System  Spring  1978  LP      2:34:59 ()
Mother's Finest  Give You All the Love (Inside of Me)   Options Mother's Finest  Epic  1976  LP      2:49:19 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:02am common:

good day joe and all! saw horse lords a few weeks ago. pretty great.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 9:03am Mugsy:

Good morning Joe nice to hear you this morning.
  Thu. 2/26/15 9:05am Claw!:

¡Buenos dias, Jose!
Mornin, Folks!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 9:05am V Priceless:

Hey Joe! common! Mugsy! Joe - your marathon premium sounds like it's gonna be outta this world! Can't wait!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 9:07am OTB:

Mornin' everybody!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:07am Marcel M:

Morning Joe and friends
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:07am Joe McG:

Good Thursday, good friends! @VP: It should be fun, I went all the way to Venus for a few of the tracks.
  Thu. 2/26/15 9:09am Andy the painter:

joe! a driving, guitar-led instrumental to start things off! imagine that!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 9:10am Sem Chumbo:

More Horse Lords? Wow, that's great. You and Scott must be conspiring. Hiya, Joe, and Noise-ists.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:12am Joe McG:

@Sem: I saw that Scott played 'em, so I thought I'd better hit a different track. An equally good one, I think!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:15am Joe McG:

Hey Andy! To keep in the Scott McDowell mood, here's one recorded for his show a month ago.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:15am adrian in mpls:

Morning everyone! Two of my favorite recent live sessions back to back!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:18am Michele:

Hi Joe! $75 Bill! Just saw them play in Greenpoint last week, they are great.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:21am Joe McG:

Hey, Michele! Cool, I hope they come to WFMU again so I can see them live since I never leave my house.
  Thu. 2/26/15 9:25am Glenn M:

i never leave joe's house either
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:25am Joe McG:

Meet my roomie, Glenn.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:29am Parq:

Howdy all. Firebreathing first set, Joe.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:31am Joe McG:

Howdy, Parq. Nice to see youse!
  Thu. 2/26/15 9:32am Tiago:

this Africa Express is awesome
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:33am Ken From Hyde Park:

"Live from House of Joe!"
  Thu. 2/26/15 9:33am Brendan:

Hi Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:35am Hugh:

This is purty.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:36am Marcel M:

Hi Michele! I'm volunteering as a phone slave for SUW!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:36am Joe McG:

Hi, Brendan! @Tiago: Happy to oblige! @Ken: Sounds like a good name for my new concert series!
  Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:38am Ralphine:

Is it African Express, or Africa Express? Spotify says Africa.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:39am Joe McG:

You got me, Ralphine. Still waking up.
  Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:40am Ralphine:

Just wanted to make sure that someone Googling "africa express" might be led to your archive.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 9:40am Mugsy:

look up WFMU on spotify
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 9:40am Berg:

very nice, has some Steve Reich to it
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:41am Irene Trudel:

Wow, really loved that version of "In C." Is it something from your collection or in the WFMU library?
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:41am Joe McG:

@Ralphine: No prob, Ralphine, thanks for keeping me on track! @Irene: Brand-new in the new bin, Irene. Hard not to play the whole thing, it's so good.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 9:45am Rev. Turnip Druid:

Who has carrot cake?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:48am mark:

What a great set!
Irene, I found "In C" here: www.youtube.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:51am Stanley:

Hey Joe and esteemed listeners.
I join you on at an illicit time, having just discharged myself from the office with a case of skivitus. Dig.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:52am common:

nice Stanley! rev. I just saw the carrot cake.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 9:55am Cecile:

Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 9:56am SmokinJ:

Lovin' the grooves Joe...
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 9:56am Cecile:

any Parks and Rec (the TV show) fans on here?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 9:58am common:

love that show, cecile, but can't watch the last season yet. was the last show aired already?
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 9:59am bobdoesthings:

good morning.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 10:01am Hugh:

Cardova is a Meters cover (not Booker T.) Excellent!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 10:01am Uncle Michael:

Now I must know if Cardova predates Ripple - I Don't Know What It Is , But Is Sure Is Funky.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:02am Cecile:

Yes, common. It was on Tuesday. I cried the first time I watched it, and then the next day when I watched it again. It was not the first time I cried this season. This whole season is excellent but somewhat bittersweet.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 10:02am Joe McG:

@Hugh: Oh, no, the Booker T is the bed music. Sorry if I was unclear about that.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:02am Cecile:

The whole cast were on Seth Myers afterward. I'd try to bookmark that, and then watch it after you finally see Season 7. It's pretty hilarious.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:03am SmokinJ:

You need no explanation buddy..
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 10:04am Uncle Michael:

It does. The Meters was 4 years earlier. But it gets interesting because I once saw Cyril Neville with Galactic an Trombone Shorty and they opened with the Ripple track...which is based on the Meters track...written by Cyril's brother and two others.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 10:05am common:

thanks cecile. i'll check it out
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 10:06am Hugh:

Ya gotcha. I misheard!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:07am Cecile:

but don't worry, it's not dark at all. Just wistful.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 10:08am Greg from Bloomfield:

Morning, gang!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:08am bobdoesthings:

John Lennon was such a douche.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:08am Claw!:

I like that show, Cecile, but I haven't watched past the first episode or two of this final season. No spoilers!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:09am Cecile:

I will not spoil anything.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:09am Claw!:

He totally was, Bob.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:10am Cecile:

yeah, but he had the good sense to marry Yoko. And his kids are nice. And he made some alright music.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:10am bobdoesthings:

@cecile - not his first kid.. which he totally neglected and told was a mistake.. but yeah.. yay lennon.. nahhh fuck that trend following douche bag.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:11am Claw!:

His kids' music kinda sucks, though.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:11am Sem Chumbo:

Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:13am Cecile:

I didn't say he was nice to Julian, but Julian turned out to be a nice guy.
I think his kids music could be amazing, and it would still suffer comparisons.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:13am Cecile:

I gotta get that Del Shannon album if I can find a reissue or something.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:14am SeanG:

Jump Around!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 10:15am Joe McG:

@Cecile: It's a bit spotty, don't knock yourself out finding it. This is a good one, though!
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:15am Claw!:

I don't compare them to their father. Objectively, they aren't very talented. Of course, that's just my opinion.

I'm kinda "whatever" on the Beatles, honestly. I like em ok, but I don't fawn over them like most folks seem to.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:17am Cecile:

As I learn more about the eras before and after, I do see the Beatles place in history being bigger than I used to think. I like them more than I used to. But I never really liked Sgt Pepper's.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:18am Mark:

"Henry, what's wrong, you're so quiet." "I'm just listening."
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:18am the Canterbury wood-elf:

Some friends of mine supported Sean Lennon's band The GOASTT last year, so I went along to see them. They rocked. It was cool. Encored with Syd Barrett's "Long Gone". And I had no particular attachment to his family lineage. A pleasant surprise. (I haven't tracked down their records or anything, but a great live experience.)
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:18am Cecile:

oh, hey, I've seen that Del Shannon album around. Bet I can find it cheapish.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:18am Brendan:

As of midnight it was legal in DC .
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:19am Mark:

Now maybe Congress can get something done, Brendan.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:20am Claw!:

See, I like Sgt Pepper's and Magical Mystery Tour the best, I think. Magical Mystery might me my favorite, if I had to choose. I like Revolver and Rubber Soul ok, too. But I think I like the druggy albums the most.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:20am Mugsy:

Marijuana was found to be the least deadly of all the substances examined, a shocking 114 times less deadly than alcohol.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 10:20am Joe McG:

@Cecile: Definitely! I paid 99 cents. God Rest His Soul.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:21am Cecile:

Oh, Dana Stevens at Slate, you have no heart. The only bad review I've read of the P&R finale.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:21am Claw!:

Just thinking that, Brendan! Woooo!
I think the Repubes are trying to have the mayor arrested if she doesn't enforce the federal weed laws, though. :-/
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:21am bobdoesthings:

@mugsy - tell us something we don't know
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:21am Cecile:

I know, it is a tragedy.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:22am Mugsy:

I fell asleep during my root canal.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 10:22am Andrew Waterloo:

Back in the day when marijuana was a danger hallucinogen and smoking cigarettes helped a woman produce smaller easier to carry babies.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 10:23am common:

@claw! with you on the beatles records.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:24am Cecile:

I like the less druggy albums better - Revolver, Rubber Soul, White Album, Abbey Road.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:25am βrian:

Late to surface. Sleep is good.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:25am Cecile:

In fact, it took me years to like anything even vaguely Sgt Pepper=ish. I had to work it all out of my system. There are some great songs on that album, but the whole thing is too much for me.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:26am Polyus:

Just finished a book dealing with the Vietnam War on the train this morning, what timing.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:27am Mark:

Not to nitpick, but "Revolver" might be the druggiest of all. John's songs ("She Said She Said" and "Tomorrow Never Knows") are drenched in acid. Many people think "Revolver" is their best album, coincidentally or not.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:27am Brendan:

Happy Tet all.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:28am Cecile:

Let's put it differently. On Revolver, the druggieness expresses itself in creative songwriting. In Sgt Pepper, lumpy self indulgence. Just saying. YMMV.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 10:28am Greg from Bloomfield:

Is it Tet already? Good heavens.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:29am V Priceless:

It's taken me a lifetime to come to the realization that McCartney was truly the driving force behind The Beatles, too, with all due respect to JL, who indeed has become more and more douche-like as history melts away his public persona. But then again, I've always been more partial to The Kinks and The Who.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:30am Mark:

I know we were on the wrong side in Viet Nam and all that, but a lot of people lost their brothers and sons and friends during the Tet Offensive, so it's not really something I like to see people celebrating.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:33am bobdoesthings:

I like thinking how many "legends" would have never existed if they twitter had existed..
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:33am Mark:

V I think John started losing interest around the time of Sgt. Pepper, wasn't really writing as many songs, and when he fell in love with Yoko he was out completely. Paul was the only one interested in keeping it going. And as much as he gets bad-rapped as a lightweight, his best songs--"Hey Jude," "Let It Be," "Yesterday"--are as good as anything John ever wrote. And I love John, so I'm not putting him down. John was also the guy who really got the whole thing started, and in the early days he was the undisputed leader, I think even Paul would tell you that.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:34am Claw!:

I hear ya, Cecile. I used to feel that way, too. Meh. Not sure what changed.
Let's just say that I typically don't consciously choose to play The Beatles. There are enough people that play them already, so I just roll with it.
Joe definitely gave me an appreciation for Eleanor Rigby, though. ;) Although it seems I like that song much more when it's played by artists who *aren't* The Beatles. Who knew??
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:34am John Yuma:

Traveling via Amtrak to NYC. Digging my fave station. Thanks for being there.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:35am Mark:

For me, that's the test of a great song--how many people can perform it in how many different ways. The Beatles wrote a lot of them.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:35am Mark:

All this because Joe played a track from "Mind Games" about a half an hour ago...
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 10:37am Joe McG:

You bet, John Yuma! Have a great trip!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:43am Cheri Pi:

Wow this is a blast from the past! heya Joe!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 10:43am Joe McG:

@Cheri: Hiya, Pi!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:44am Mugsy:

great muppets!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:45am Mugsy:

doing the open
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 10:45am DeaconDave:

Hi Joe - sounding good this am
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:46am Cecile:

Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 10:46am Joe McG:

Many thanks, Deacon Dave!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:48am Cecile:

WOW, a golden oldie! The M!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:48am Cecile:

I think this was their only big hit in the US.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:50am Cecile:

when I was a teen, I thought it was "medication of our heart"
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 10:52am adrian in mpls:

Wow, at least I was able to catch the end of Boney M
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:52am Cheri Pi:

  Thu. 2/26/15 10:53am Mark:

I never knew Wayne did this song. If you haven't heard his interview with Mark Maron (it's about a year old now), it's worth listening to the podcast (if you're as big of an MC5 freak as I am, anyway).
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:55am Robert:

It always sounds to me like, "The harder they fall, the harder they fall...." Well, duh! I also hear "The world is white, the world is white...," no "black" in it, & keep thinking it's about snow.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:56am Mark:

This Lonnie Mack is funky as hell--wonder who the piano player is.
  Thu. 2/26/15 10:58am Brendan:

He's gotta go, she's gotta go. Hope theres more than one bathroom.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:58am Polyus:

I haven't heard the Maron bit, but Wayne is one of the better rock interviews for my money. Always really well-spoken, honest about the past, and pretty spot-on about the presence. Other than his praise for Kid Rock, of course.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 10:59am Polyus:

'present', rather.
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:00am Mark:

Nobody's perfect, Polyus.
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:01am Mark:

Tessie Hill would fit right in on Mr. Nutt's program this evening.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:01am bobdoesthings:

@Mark - You haven't met me yet.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:05am Greg from Bloomfield:

The Melodians!
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:05am Brendan:

@bobdoes.. I've got a case of bottled water, please turn it into a good burgundy wine. That'd be perfect.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:06am Polyus:

Unfortunately I couldn't locate his bit from the Plaster Caster doc on YT. Pretty awesome though.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:07am bobdoesthings:

@brendan - i'm not christ! ..geeeesuzzzz...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:08am Greg from Bloomfield:

I don't know ANYTHING. The only thing I know is that The Melodians sang "Rivers Of Babylon". It's a miracle I've gotten this far with just that.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:09am Lewis:

Gonna fill out my swag for life choices soon! I can still play the slots right?
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:10am βrian:

"We depend on listeners like you to throttle my unctuous pleas for money. Now, c'mon. Shut my mouth!"

Way more fun than NPR, yo!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:12am Joe McG:

@Greg: Thank you, sir! Always there when we need you. @Lewis: Yes you can, Lewis!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:12am Carmichael:

Heya Joe, how's it hangin'?
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:12am Claw!:

Here's the disco! Hooray!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:14am Joe McG:

@Claw!: Gospel disco!
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:15am Kathy:

It IS a HAPPY day!!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:15am Claw!:

Keepin it funky for the Lord.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:16am Brian in UK:

Hey Joe. See you are funked up on the Premium.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:17am DeaconDave:

Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:18am DeaconDave:

Hey Joe, It is getting close to offering time! About 2 weeks or so?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:19am Karen in Sleepy Hollow:

Ok, done lurking. This is such an awesome set! Stuff like this is why I need your premium every marathon. You are a treasure hunter without peer!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:20am Mark the Sardine:

I agree - fantastic sets today.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:20am Joe McG:

@Brian: Yep! Funkin' from space. @Deacon: Yep, we start hanging out the begging bowl in about two weeks. @Karen: Nice to have you along as always, Karen!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:20am steve:

hi Joe. i could not possibly be more into your 2015 premium description.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:21am Claw!:

Yeah. I am so broke, but after seeing your DJ Premium, I'm about to be a little broker.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:21am Sem Chumbo:

Yup, just the thing for right now. Joe=genius.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:21am Claw!:

But also richer in other ways!
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:21am sinner:

Ho lach Emil chez adek helo helo Uppsala olaut echaza, echaza, echaza, Jesu, Jesu amach.....
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:24am Joe McG:

Sinner is speaking in tongues this good morning.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:25am conkrete dawg:

use me, jesus
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:26am Joe McG:

"Sugar, play it for Jesus"
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:26am coelacanth:

olá Joe McG, sinner, other sinners.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:26am bobdoesthings:

I wish Twitter was around when Jesus was around.. I bet he was a bit much too..
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:27am coelacanth:

oh,man. i missed some vintage Tom Zé.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:27am Cecile:

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:27am Lewis:

this Howard Hunt cut is amazing!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:27am DeaconDave:

Can I get a witness???
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:28am Carmichael:

Wouldn't the perfect Easter band be Nazareth?
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:28am Cecile:

YOu would think...
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:28am listener monica:

That was amazing.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:28am Cecile:

someone listened to Ernie Isley hard on this record
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:29am Sem Chumbo:

I would have thought 9 Inch Nails.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:30am Claw!:

I was agnostic when I woke up this morning, but Brother Joe has shown me the light. I was blind, but now I see.

Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:32am Fuzzy:

Howdy all! Happy Birthday Johnny Cash!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:32am Karen in Sleepy Hollow:

Somebody liked Pop Staples' guitar playing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:32am adrian in mpls:

And Happy Birthday Fats Domino!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:33am coelacanth:

  Thu. 2/26/15 11:33am Mark:

I LOVE Pops guitar playing
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:34am Joe McG:

Wow, I'd love to celebrate those birthdays with you guys but I'm far too lazy to run down to the 2nd Floor for records (we're already broadcasting upstairs in anticipation of the marathon...). Happy birthday, Johnny and Fats!~
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:34am Carmichael:

Is that the Watergate Howard Hunt, who turned to the Lord after/during his prison fun time?
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:34am Claw!:

Thank ya, Brother Fish! You are a righteous man, indeed!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:34am coelacanth:

Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:34am V Priceless:

Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:35am bobdoesthings:

@joe - you been digging in kevin nutt's stash?
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:36am sinner:

Only my wife can do that.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:36am Joe McG:

@bob: A little sacred, a little profane. All about balance!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:37am Cecile:

Millis used to do plays so the gospel ladies could see her routine without having to go into a nightclub. So you're off the hook.
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:37am Kathy:

Oh Millie.... queen of the bad album cover......
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:39am conkrete dawg:

flic that bic
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:39am coelacanth:

she had some GREAT album covers!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:40am Claw!:

Got somethin in your throat there, Brother V?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:40am common:

hee hee! love millie!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:41am Dominick:

Tell it!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:42am Cecile:

haha, they like the Isley Brothers, too.
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:42am Kathy:

Bad = Great !!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:42am Claw!:

"Back To The Shit" is her best cover.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:42am Parq:

Gather round after the show, kiddies, and Uncle Parq will explain to you what "flick your bic" meant.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:43am common:

I know that one Claw! I like the one with the spider web. forget the title. great record.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:44am bobdoesthings:

Im getting really confused with which fire she's talking about..
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:44am Claw!:

"Caught Up", common!
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:45am rw:

When Millie Jackson talks about logs, she's really talking about something else, right? Just trying to keep up here...
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:45am Joe McG:

@rw: I think she's just really into firewood.
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:46am Brendan:

There are some logs in my neighborhood too. Courtesy of some dogs in my neighborhood.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:46am Claw!:

or poops
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:46am bobdoesthings:

@joe/RW - now I don't know what to believe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:46am coelacanth:

she was very rustic.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:47am Dominick:

All kids love log
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:47am common:

yea, claw! thanks!
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:47am Millie Jackson:

I like logs.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:47am Cecile:

Millie is talking about a special fire that Mommy and Daddy Scouts make for each other when they love each other very much.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:47am Cecile:

I love lamp.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:48am steve:

alright, the day has hit its peak with this one.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:48am Claw!:

Logs are great for a snack! And they fit on your back.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:50am coelacanth:

i'm exhausted.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:50am conkrete dawg:

ah, MF--great funk band from the ATL
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:50am Joe McG:

@coelacanth: Ha ha ha!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:51am Cecile:

I was thrilled watching Unsung to learn that Me'lissa Morgan not only covered a Mother's Finest song, but was all "pfft, I knew all the words by heart, wasn't anything"
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:53am Joe McG:

@Cecile: Where do I see these Unsung shows? I'm really interested in them!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:54am coelacanth:

Joe,i just saw you have one of Millie's worst/Greatest represented on your profile...alongside one of my mains: Anne Briggs.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:54am Sem Chumbo:

Take me the River, Joe, and wash me down. I'm done converted. Thanks so much for the show, and hope to see you later, God willing.
Hear that, Lord?
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:55am Brian in UK:

Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:55am Cecile:

TV1 online, or on TV1 if you have them. Some people have put them up on YouTube too, I think.

Mille's Unsung was great.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:55am Polyus:

Man, do I feel stupid for not knowing anything about Mother's Finest. This is a jam.
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:56am Cecile:

Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:56am V Priceless:

cool show - thanks Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:56am Parq:

What a finish! One thing about Miss Jackson, she sure knew how to stretch out a groove. Thanks for the great show, JMcG.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 2/26/15 11:56am Joe McG:

Thanks, Cecile, and thanks everyone for listening! See you one more time before I begin to ask you for your dough! Have a great week!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:56am Cecile:

Mother's are unsung for sure.
  Thu. 2/26/15 11:57am oks:

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:57am common:

thanks joe!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:57am bobdoesthings:

Thanks Joe!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:57am Mike East:

damn, this rocks hard
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:57am Claw!:

Joe, you're the best. Thanks!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:58am coelacanth:

Thanks Joe. Great to hear you in surreal time again.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 2/26/15 11:58am Greg from Bloomfield:

Thanks, Joe!
Avatar Thu. 2/26/15 11:59am Cecile:

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