Bob Brainen's playlist January 7, 2017 E-mail Bob Brainen
View Bob Brainen's profile previous playlist | All playlists | next playlist
Add or read commentsSaturdays 9 - 11am (EDT) | On WFMU | 91.1, 90.1, 91.9 FM & wfmu.org
Listen to this show!
Artist Track Album / Format Year Comments Approx. start time Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience (CD-R) 1961 / 1966 0:00:00 ) Todd Rundgren Intro Something Anything (2LP) 1972 0:02:32 ) "CBS guy" / Sundowners 7 Steps to Better Listening / Sunny Day People Tom Ardolino's Magic Jukebox 0:03:52 ) NRBQ Smackaroo (instrumental) High Noon- A 50-Year Retrospective (Boxed set) * 1987 / 2016 0:06:41 ) Todd Rundgren The Night the Carousel Burnt Down Something Anything (2LP) 1972 0:08:06 ) Terje Rypdal Stenskoven Waves (LP) 1978 0:12:18 ) Wilbur Ware Quintet Mamma-Daddy The Chicago Sound (LP) 1957 0:15:58 ) Peter Holsapple Out Of My Way Out Of My Way (CD) 1992 0:19:45 ) David McCallum The Sugar Cane Music-A Part Of Me (LP) 1966 0:23:00 ) Tom Ardolino Round One Unknown Brain (CD) 1972 / 2004 0:25:16 ) Earl Grant Gravy Waltz (MP3) 1965 0:27:37 ) Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut"
0:30:06 ) Steely Dan Sail The Waterway + Fours (EP) 1972 / 1977 1st 45 b-side 0:44:13 ) xTC Church Of Women Wasp Star (CD) 2000 guitar solo-yowza!! 0:47:27 ) David Raksin Main Title (film edit) What's The Matter With Helen (CD) 1971 / 2012 OST
Thanks To Duane Miller
0:52:20 ) Weekend Nostalgia La Variete' (CD) 1982 0:54:31 ) Jill Gibson It's As Easy as 1-2-3 Tom Ardolino's Magic Jukebox 0:58:41 ) Music behind DJ:
"Bob Brainen's Soul 'n RnB tape"
1:00:21 ) Nora Guthrie Emily's Illness Tom Ardolino's Magic Jukebox link to Tom's FMU show:
1:11:27 ) Charles Ives The Pond (Remembrance) An American Journey (CD) 1906 / 2002 1:15:18 ) Max Roach Deeds Not Words Deeds Not Words (LP) 1958 1:17:49 ) Beau Brummels It Won't Get Better Triangle (CD) 1967 1:20:51 ) Gene Kauer "She Thinks She's a Cat" from The Atomic Brain Monster Movie Music, Vol. 3 (CD-R) 1963 VAR 1:23:37 ) Kélétigui Diabaté Koulandian Putumayo Presents Mali (CD) 2005 VAR
Thanks to Ed Bobinski
1:27:14 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
1:30:04 ) Lee Dorsey Little Liza Jane Can You Hear Lee Dorsey? The Best Of... (2LP) 1964 / 1982 1:38:33 ) Chubby Checker and Bobby Rydell Voodoo (YOu Remind Me Of The Guy) Chubby Checker and Bobby Rydell (LP) 1962 1:41:40 ) Mike Sammes Timex Now We Are Ten (CD) 2007 VAR 1:44:49 ) Prelude After the Gold Rush After the Gold Rush (LP) 1974 1:45:20 ) Oscar Pettiford Another One The Finest Of... (LP) 1955 1:49:15 ) Bridget St. John There's A Place I Know Fly High: A Collection of Album Highlights, Singles and B-Sides, Demos, Live Recordings, Sessions and Interviews * 1972 / 2016 1:52:18 ) Gary Lewis & The Playboys My Heart's Symphony The Legendary Masters Series (CD) 1966 / 1990 1:54:43 ) Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's
(* = new, The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)
Sat. 1/7/17 9:04am guy mauve:
Good morning, Mr Brainen and other Brainiacs.
Sunny and cold in west Toronto.
Sat. 1/7/17 9:07am annie:
good morning guy and mr brainen, still cloudy here and 6-ish inches of snow in asheville. still lightly falling flurries
Sat. 1/7/17 9:08am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
Which DJ (mighta been here) noted the list of Artists that ToddR had only worked w/ - once?: always great results - but somehow didn't come back for 2nds...
Sat. 1/7/17 9:11am guy mauve:
not to pry, but is that a lot of snow for asheville?
Sat. 1/7/17 9:17am Jeff and Marilyn:
We are transplanted Bob Brainen fans from Jersey to right outside of Asheville. Looks like 8 inches out here in Fairview which is lot for this mountainous community.
Sat. 1/7/17 9:18am Stuart Rose:
Good morning and Happy New Year, Bob, and all the Brainen loyalists.
Sat. 1/7/17 9:19am duke:
Morning all Braniacs
Sat. 1/7/17 9:19am Santos L. Halper:
Morning! Great segue from Todd to Terje. Sonny here?
Sat. 1/7/17 9:22am mauri:
Good morning to Bob and to everyone.
Sat. 1/7/17 9:23am SmokinJ:
Good morning bb & fans of sub-zero weather everywhere! 8-)
Sat. 1/7/17 9:24am annie:
in one fell swoop, yes guy. and what jeff and marilyn said. the temps are going to go down the next day or so and back up to "normal" by wednesday,55.
. hello to fairview from tunnel road!!!!
Sat. 1/7/17 9:29am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
...sorry Dad - w/ all the LSD trips lately - my mind was just elsewhere...Is this wine here anything special? I could use help relaxing after that...
Sat. 1/7/17 9:34am Cooh John:
Good morning. Get me through this frigid morning.
Sat. 1/7/17 9:37am melinda:
Sat. 1/7/17 9:38am annie:
Sat. 1/7/17 9:39am Fred:
Good morning from Brussels !
Sat. 1/7/17 9:41am Nanker de Tucson:
tair-ee-a is how Norwegians pronounce it
Sat. 1/7/17 9:41am Frank Above:
Hi Bob, the orange Q album is "Grooves In Orbit".
Sat. 1/7/17 9:44am melinda:
Sat. 1/7/17 9:46am melinda:
I watched the FMU documentary last night, recommend it to any who haven't seen it yet. Sex and Broadcasting.
Sat. 1/7/17 9:50am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
...hehe - Andy Partridge - ♏Scorpio...
Sat. 1/7/17 9:52am Ilya:
sex is so significant to be the title?
Sat. 1/7/17 9:52am Sem Chumbo:
Hiya, Bob, and listeners to Bob.
@melinda: where'd you see the doc?
Sat. 1/7/17 9:55am Ilya:
I'm sorry, I'm drunk
Sat. 1/7/17 9:58am Ilya:
Russian always drunk
Sat. 1/7/17 9:58am Ilya:
Sat. 1/7/17 9:59am mauri:
Do you tap your neck with a front finger?
Sat. 1/7/17 10:00am melinda:
It's the title of a book mentioned in the film, no sex involved. I watched on amazon, 3.99 I think for 7 day access.
Sat. 1/7/17 10:01am mauri:
I checking it out on amazon too. Gonna watch it this evening.
Sat. 1/7/17 10:01am Sem Chumbo:
@Ilya: he word *sex* in the title was an ironic reference to Western consumerism, where the word *sex* in the title of a book or music album ( SEX PISTOLS) or in the headline of any news guarantees more attention.
Not very much sex in the documentary at all, I hear.
@mauri: how's that guaranteed annual income thing going? You in the pilot project? :-D
Sat. 1/7/17 10:02am Sem Chumbo:
Sat. 1/7/17 10:05am Ilya:
Western consumerism is really there?
Sat. 1/7/17 10:05am mauri:
Sem. Its inert :D I will have some business courses during spring so maybe I can start something next year. Probably lots of school stuff on the way so. someday.
Sat. 1/7/17 10:06am blaumann:
Great, a DJ that mumbles and speaks to softly to be understood
Sat. 1/7/17 10:07am melinda:
Does Asheville shut down with that much snow?
Sat. 1/7/17 10:07am Robbie White:
today is Michelle Phillip's birthday
Sat. 1/7/17 10:08am Nanker de Tucson:
as a child, joan crawford and bette davis used to confuse me ; never could tell them apart
Sat. 1/7/17 10:10am annie:
pretty much melinda. much the same as DC. the main reason, though, is that we are surrounded by hills, valleys, pockets, hollows, etc. so literally many microclimates to work with. black ice is prevalant here.
Sat. 1/7/17 10:11am Ken From Hyde Park:
Head for the slopes! www.onthesnow.com... Before it all melts.
Sat. 1/7/17 10:12am Nanker de Tucson:
Lake Tahoe, Salt Lake City, Aspen areas will have a good, long 2017 snow season ; another 15-24" headed that way soon
Sat. 1/7/17 10:15am guy mauve:
I hope the critters have winter strategies down in Asheville.
Sat. 1/7/17 10:22am SmokinJ:
Sat. 1/7/17 10:22am melinda:
I was visiting DC once when a relatively large snow dump happened, and residents were saying that the city had done a much better job of clearing streets than usual. They looked pretty crappy to me, so I assumed it was a matter of poor city services, since you hear that kind of thing about DC in general. But maybe it's just not worth clearing if it will melt away soon.
Sat. 1/7/17 10:30am mrmucho:
"What's the matter with Helen" is not a good film
Sat. 1/7/17 10:39am Artanker:
What was the name of the blogspot Bob mentioned?
Sat. 1/7/17 10:51am Nanker de Tucson:
I was in D of C walking near 7th & E when the Air Florida jet crashed into 14th St bridge over the Potomac ; miserable day all around, not just weather
Sat. 1/7/17 10:55am Nanker de Tucson:
Another excellent show today, BB !
Sat. 1/7/17 10:57am Stuart Rose:
Who would think some of us(moi included) would be rediscovering Gary Lewis and the Playboys? Lush studio sound and tuneful as heck.
Sat. 1/7/17 10:59am Revolution Rabbit Nov63:
@Stuart: Look up an episode of 'Come to the Sunshine' (a great program).
- such wonderful curators
& diligent presenters.
You take such good care of us
- & I appreciate it.
Sat. 1/7/17 8:14pm SeanG:
thanks for playing XTC Bob! goddamn they are so good.