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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 ()
David Bowie   No Plan   Options No Plan (EP) (Columbia/ISO Records - 2017)   0:02:30 ()
Sun Ra And His Arkestra   Just In Time   Options Bad And Beautiful (Saturn Reearch - 1972)   0:06:05 ()
Guitar Wolf  Gasoline Lullaby   Options Beast Vibrator (Guitar Wolf - 2013)   0:09:51 ()
Kronos Quartet  Marquee Moon   Options Rubáiyát Elektra's 40th Anniversary (Elektra - 1990)   0:14:50 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Stu Phillips & Orchestra 
Tropical Summer   Options single (b-side to The Devil At 4 O'Clock) (Colpix - 1961)   0:18:57 ()
Wings  Wino Junko   Options Wings At The Speed Of Sound (Capitol - 1976)   0:23:47 ()
Andy Fairweather Low  Wide Eyed And Legless   Options La Booga Rooga (A&M - 1975)   0:28:56 ()
Leo Sayer  Something Fine   Options Leo Sayer (Chrysalis - 1978)
(From: Collectus Interruptus)
 
0:32:51 ()
The Sutherland Brothers And Quiver  Arms Of Mary   Options single (b/w We Get Along) (CBS - 1975)
(From: The Very Best Of)
 
0:36:41 ()
Gallagher & Lyle  Heart On My Sleeve   Options single (b/w Northern Girl) (A&M - 1976)
(From: The Songs We Were Singing Part Two)
 
0:39:13 ()
Hot Chocolate  I Believe In Love   Options Cicero Park (RAK - 1974)   0:42:26 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
The Three Suns 
Anniversary Song   Options Movin' 'n' Groovin' (RCA Victor - 1962)   0:46:14 ()
Os Mutantes   Ando Meio Desligado   Options A Divina Comédia Ou Ando Meio Desligado (Polydor - 1970)   0:50:01 ()
Miles Davis  Right Off (Take 10)   Options prev. unr. (n/a - 1971)
(From: The Complete Jack Johnson Sessions)
 
0:52:59 ()
Tinariwen  Timadrit In Sahara   Options Emmaar (Wedge - 2013)   1:04:02 ()
Rhinoceros  Apricot Brandy   Options Rhinoceros (Elektra - 1968)   1:07:46 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
James K Nine 
Live It Up   Options single (b/w Counting Tear Drops) (Hot Hit - 1973)
(From: F16#23 - Funky Nawlins Vol 3)
 
1:09:40 ()
Funkadelic  Cosmic Slop   Options Cosmic Slop (Westbound - 1973)   1:13:46 ()
Emerson Lake & Palmer  Brain Salad Surgery   Options Brain Salad Surgery (Manticore - 1973)   1:18:58 ()
Savoy Brown  That Same Feelin'   Options Raw Sienna (Decca - 1970)   1:22:02 ()
Mott The Hoople  Downtown   Options single (b/w Home) (Island - 1971)
(From: Two Miles From Heaven)
 
1:25:31 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
The Outlaws 
Western Sunset   Options Dream Of The West (His Master's Voice - 1961)   1:28:26 ()
The Staple Singers  Uncloudy Day   Options Uncloudy Day (Vee-Jay - 1959)   1:32:53 ()
Isaac "Redd" Holt Unlimited  Listen To The Drums   Options single (b/w Flo) (Paula - 1973)
(From: Funky16corners Blog)
 
1:36:00 ()
Jimmy McGriff  Watermelon Man   Options Cherry (Solid State - 1966)   1:39:30 ()
Fats Waller & His Rhythm  A Porter's Love Song To A Chambermaid   Options shellac 10" (b/w Swingin' Them Jingle Bells) (Bluebird - 1938)
(From: The Early Years, Part 1)
 
1:42:29 ()
Eugene Jefferson  Don't Cry No More   Options single (b/w Too Young) (Bay-Tone - 1961)
(From: Jukebox At Eric's 2)
 
1:45:41 ()
Mills Brothers  Chinatown, My Chinatown   Options shellac 10" (b/w Rockin' Chair) (Parlophone - 1945)
(From: 1930's Recordings (Volume 1))
 
1:48:21 ()
The Champs  El Rancho Rock   Options single (b/w Midnighter) (Challenge - 1958)   1:50:56 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Wings 
Lunch Box/odd Sox   Options Venus And Mars (Capitol - 1975)   1:53:08 ()
Doug Sahm  Poison Love   Options Doug Sahm And Band (Atlantic - 1973)   1:57:08 ()
Blackburn & Snow  Unchain My Heart   Options Something Good For Your Head (n/a - 1966)   2:01:24 ()
Phil Everly   When Will I Be Loved   Options Mystic Line (Pye - 1975)   2:03:07 ()
Stonehedge Men  Pinto   Options single (b-side to Big Feet) (His Master's Voice - 1962)
(From: The Joe Meek Collection - Intergalactic Instro's)
 
2:05:49 ()
The Bush  Who Killed The Ice Cream Man   Options single (b-side to I’m Wanting Her) (Hiback - 1966)
(From: A Blanket Of Sound: A Further 32 Great Lost Pop Gems)
 
2:08:11 ()
Steely Dan  Dallas   Options single (b/w Sail The Waterway) (ABC - 1972)
(From: Lost Jukebox: Volume 7)
 
2:10:16 ()
Gentrys  Keep On Dancing   Options single (b/w Make Up Your Mind) (MGM - 1965)   2:13:25 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
The John Barry Seven Plus Four 
I'm Movin' On   Options single (b-side To Walk Don't Run) (Columbia - 1960)
(From: The Emi Years, Vol. 1: 1957-1960)
 
2:15:30 ()
Jay And The Americans   Walkin' In The Rain   Options single (b/w (I'd Kill) For The Love Of A Lady) (United Artists - 1969)
(From: Greatest Hits)
 
2:19:43 ()
Deke Dickerson & The Ecco-Fonics  Jumpin' Bean   Options Number One Hit Record! (Hightone - 1998)   2:22:15 ()
Wolfe  Us   Options Wolfe (Rare Earth - 1972)   2:24:09 ()
Hollywood  Gangster Rap   Options unk. (unk. - unk.)
(From: Don't Look Now We Are All Someone Else's Food (Frayker's Revenge))
 
2:27:00 ()
The Chantays  Move It   Options single (b-side To Pipeline) (Downey - 1962)
(From: Two Sides Of The Chantays)
 
2:33:05 ()
Electric Light Orchestra  Don't Bring Me Down   Options single (b/w Dreaming Of 4000) (Jet - 1979)   2:35:18 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Rico  
Jumping The Gun   Options single (b-side to The Pioneers-Long Shot Kick The Bucket) (Trojan - 1969)
(From: Trombone Man - Anthology (61-71))
 
2:39:17 ()
Hep Stars  Mot Okänt Land   Options single (b/w Någonting Har Hänt) (Olga - 1967)
(From: Cadillac Madness 40 Years)
 
2:42:51 ()
Jimmy O'bryant's Washboard Band  Georgia Break Down   Options shellac 10" (b-side to Lovie Austin & Her Blue Serenaders - Peepin' Blues) (Paramount - 1925)
(From: The Rise & Fall Of Paramount Records, Volume 1 (1917-1927))
 
2:45:40 ()
5ive Ximes Of Dust  Computer Bank   Options The Dadaomputer (Maptapes - 1981)
(From: Close To The Noise Floor: Formative Uk Electronica 1975-1984)
 
2:48:27 ()
The Velvet Underground  One Of These Days   Options prev. unr. (n/a - 1969)
(From: Peel Slowly And See)
 
2:53:41 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Fleetwood Mac 
Albatross   Options single (b/w Jigsaw Puzzle Blues) (Blue Horizon - 1968)   2:57:28 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 11:58am listener james from westwood:

Can the aliens do Mar-a-Lago next?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 11:58am Brian in UK:

Got to be careful with those tweets when they go virile.
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 12:01pm V Priceless:

Uncle M! Hey!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:01pm mauri:

special day hi!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:02pm Alex In Illinois:

Hi
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:02pm Doug Schulkind:

Oops, sorry Uncle Michael. I already classified!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:03pm βrian:

There's a great article in the NewYorker:
Doomsday Prep for the Super-Rich

www.newyorker.com...

It makes mention of a former missile silo in KS, but that's the least of it. There's a corresponding Fresh Air interview, as well.
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:03pm Doug Schulkind:

Hahahahaha, he said 2016. Hahahahahah!
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:03pm Jeff g.:

2017!
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 12:04pm V Priceless:

this DB is amazing
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:04pm Jeff g.:

Understand why anyone would want to press pause on time, of course.

Hiya.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:04pm Uncle Michael:

Still writing checks with my mouth tht my ass can't cash...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:05pm Uncle Michael:

Kames Brian! VP! Mauri! Alex! Doug! Brian! Jeff!
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:07pm Jeff g.:

New Bowie on my radio. Happy birthday to me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:07pm Uncle Michael:

(James!)
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:09pm Dominick:

Entertaining National Grid field service rep as he installs new meter
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:09pm coelacanth∅:

good morning Uncle M and Dinkettes
- i Like that gif. 'gives me hope.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:09pm Uncle Michael:

I'm joining the Kansas Air National Grid.

Dominick!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:10pm Uncle Michael:

coelacanth∅!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:12pm still b/p:

Notable rendition of Just In Time: In the parking lot at Club Bene in Morgan NJ, summer '73, when a small fire had broken out inside, the actors appearing at the time in the dinner theater production of Bells Are Ringing, which featured the song, sang a chorus, referencing the fire department arriving...."just in time"...
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:12pm βrian:

coelacanth∅: Why the Empty Set?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:13pm Uncle Michael:

still b/p!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:17pm doctorjazz:

Great Kronos cover, hi!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:17pm still b/p:

Mannix theme in memoriam today?
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:18pm Mhinca:

Nice cover of a televison classic! Thx & good morning
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:18pm Uncle Michael:

Just another Mannix Friday...

Doc!

Someone die, b/p?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:19pm doctorjazz:

Love that build up part on strings!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:19pm βrian:

Now I was sure Mike Connors had already past.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:19pm Uncle Michael:

Mhinca!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:20pm βrian:

But, man, he sure could jump, roll, and shoot.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:20pm coelacanth∅:

sometimes i think the kronos quartet needs to cut it out, but then i hear that...
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:21pm still b/p:

Mike Connors, yesterday, 91. And those sportcoats!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:21pm Webhamster Henry:

Hi Uncle Michael!
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:23pm Dean:

Heard Kronos two or three times back in the day when they were still programming Bartok and Schoenberg as well as new works. Encore was a medley of television sitcom theme songs.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:23pm coelacanth∅:

mannix was my mothers favorite show when i was little. i didn't get it. 'never saw it as an adult.
...rest in peace Mike Connors.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:24pm Alex In Illinois:

I think we need distractions to be able to sleep at night.
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 12:24pm Rich in Washington:

Elektra also commissioned Plunderphonics maniac John Oswald to put out an EP named Rubáiyát, with cutups of the Doors, etc.
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:24pm 67tele:

Judee Sill is another one that made beauty out of often troubled personal times...she is a shot in the arm psychically for me sometimes
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:26pm 67tele:

@Jeff g: happy birthday to you
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:26pm Uncle Michael:

Henry! Dean! Rich! Tele!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:26pm Stanley:

I feel ya, UM. Me too, and we've got our own shit to deal with on top of what's happening your way. I'm practically at my wits end to find something to get me through.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:26pm Uncle Michael:

Ricch, the Plunderphonics were included on the CD issue, I believe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:27pm Uncle Michael:

Stanley!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:28pm Wilson K:

My wife can't sleep. He wants liberals to cry themselves to sleep at night. Is it bad? Yes it's bad. But there's no way he can get all this awful shit through. One good thing we can do is be kind and understanding to one another and ignore that motherfucker. And call your democratic congressperson and tell them to obstruct obstruct OBSTRUCT. And stockpile food and water, of course.
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:28pm Mhinca:

I feel your pain re the ultra rich oligarchy that is methodically stealing our rights and liberties. Im terrified, but motivated. Music and social action are my balms.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:31pm Uncle Michael:

Wilson!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:32pm still b/p:

After last week's huge marches locally and nationally, local headline called the showings "Historic Dissent," which struck me right away as a clean, solid, entirely apt description, and reminder of what's needed. A better phrase than something routine like "outpouring of opposition" or "surge of anger."
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:32pm Webhamster Henry:

What's next, Crosseyed & Painless?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:33pm Uncle Michael:

good idea! no.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:33pm coelacanth∅:

he/they CAN get all this shit through. we need to stay active and remain strong and diligent for at least 4 years, non-stop.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:34pm Webhamster Henry:

Forgive me! I have segue-itis.
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:34pm Mhinca:

How about 'starless and bible black?'
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:34pm Stanley:

Thanks Wilson K, you are of course right.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:37pm doctorjazz:

Leo Sayer, now there's someone I haven't thought of in a while.
(really like Andy Fairweather Low, there's someone who doesn't get played much)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:38pm Brian in UK:

Wish I was lying in the arms of Morpheus.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:38pm Uncle Michael:

That's what I'm here for, Doc.
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:39pm Matt in Nebraska:

I think the Everly's do "Arms of Mary" on their "Born Yesterday" album.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:40pm Brian in UK:

Stanley, chin up old bean.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:40pm Stanley:

Lovely, I haven't heard this in a long while.
It's a real comfort to be part of the WFMU community.
Yo Brian.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:40pm Brian in UK:

How Long by Ace?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:41pm Uncle Michael:

Matt!

Yes, they do.
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 12:42pm V Priceless:

trying to remember where I saw Sutherland Bros & Quiver...might have been the first time I saws The Kinks, they were the support....Feb '77
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:42pm Stanley:

I'm on the 'phones from here on.
Off down the pub.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:43pm Uncle Michael:

Raise a pint for me, Stanley.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:43pm Brian in UK:

Stanley, mines a pints of Frogs Nadgers.
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:47pm 67tele:

@V Priceless...sounds like a good pairing! I saw the Kinks on that same tour I think; by the time they were here in Denver the suppoert act was Commander Cody and his Lost Planet Airmen...how about that for a combination?
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 12:49pm 23 Wolves:

Swell show, Unc, love the Three Suns and hate Donald Trump. Thanks for the tunes.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:49pm doctorjazz:

Happy Birthday JeffG, if you're here!
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 12:50pm V Priceless:

@67tele: wow, coolness! Yeah, it was just when they jumped to Arista and released "Sleepwalker" - I remember wondering where John Dalton was...I'm pretty sure it was Andy Pyle on bass..
  Fri. 1/27/17 12:53pm Dean:

Rec'd a package yesterday from MLP, a British record label that releases live recordings of mostly '70s bands. I'd ordered Pink Fairies, Gong, and Band Called 'O'. Can't recommend too strongly the latter: https://www.discogs.com/A-Band-Called-O-On-The-Road-1975-77/release/8798571
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 12:54pm Wilson K:

Yo what Os u runnin?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:55pm Parq:

Dig it. Irwin played this Miles milestone a couple of weeks ago. What a pleasure to hear it again.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:56pm Uncle Michael:

23 Wolves! Thank you.

Parq! Did he? Cool!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 12:57pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks for the tip, Dean.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 12:58pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Hits the spot (as Miles tended to do). Hullo Hinksters.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:00pm Uncle Michael:

Rev!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:01pm northguineahills:

an old fave Mutantes into the Jack Johnson sessions.... perfect!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:02pm Uncle Michael:

NGH!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 1:08pm still b/p:

Saw Tinariwen in a small local venue. Good good.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:09pm Uncle Michael:

I would like to ee them!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:12pm Alex In Illinois:

That is unusual for Uncle Michael. I would usually expect "Troureg" music on Doug's show.
  Fri. 1/27/17 1:14pm Dean:

Easy route to Portuguese: Do a couple shots of high ABV liquor, then speak Spanish.

Corned beef both days.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:15pm Brian in UK:

Open a beer and decide later.
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 1:16pm still b/p:

A memory from the Tinariwen gig: one of the group members standing outside the doors in his full robes at intermission cadging a smoke in limited English from a passerby. World brotherhood of smokers.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:16pm Alex In Illinois:

Speaking of pronunciation, there never seems to be a correct way to pronounce the name of that Swiss artist who designed the creature from the movie "Alien". H. R. Giger. Is it "guy-ger" or "gee-jhay" or what??
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:16pm Parq:

Though I'm Irish-Polish, raised Catholic, I will answer your question with a question -- what do you have to drink with it? Go with the Ruben if you have a really good craft beer. Go with the minute steaks if you have a nice red wine.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:17pm doctorjazz:

So, @Dean, I'm a sucker for these recommendations, have the Discogs page open. Question: not familiar with the band, would it make more sense to start with a studio album or so? And, if so, which?
Thanks.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:17pm Uncle Michael:

Hmmm...not a wine drinker...
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 1:20pm still b/p:

Just 4 oz. or so of the right cheap red is always good with a supper. Though I'm such deep frugalization that I'm not even gittin' cheap wine anymo'.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:21pm coelacanth∅:

Alex, i always thought it was "geeger", but i basically know nothing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:22pm Uncle Michael:

I'm amused that Giger came up before this song did.
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 1:22pm V Priceless:

use the m. steaks before it's too late
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:22pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

I love the BSS album - but this weren't on it! Bonus track, I presume...
  Fri. 1/27/17 1:22pm Dean:

@doctorjazz: A few nights ago UM asked for a recommendation of a Zeke record, and I waffled. Gonna do the same re: 'O'. I heard their studio albums a long time ago, c.1978-'80. I bought the live record on a lark, having sought out unsuccessfully in record stores (not online) the older records, which I've never owned. What impresses me about the live one is the extent--almost 80 minutes of show. The production is a little hot, i.e., too live, but it's a live album! I'd say go for the live one. Completely forgot they'd recorded "Almost Saturday Night"!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:23pm coelacanth∅:

ha! didn't even think of that!
  Fri. 1/27/17 1:23pm Dean:

Kinda shocking coincidence.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:23pm Alex In Illinois:

@Uncle Michael: Yes, he did the cover art for that album!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:24pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

- now that is some cosmic slop.
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 1:25pm V Priceless:

saw a later-version of Savoy B. - loudest show I've ever seen - thought my hearing was permanently damaged.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:25pm Uncle Michael:

Yes, 35th anniverary edition bonus track.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:27pm coelacanth∅:

Savoy B does not get enough attention.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:27pm doctorjazz:

Never heard this Neil Young cover, cool!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:30pm coelacanth∅:

i admit i've never even heard of that mott album.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:31pm coelacanth∅:

a black dial, with a faux chrome edge.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:32pm listener james from westwood:

must head out to the doc's; bloody inflexible scheduling! will savor the second half in the archives!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:32pm Scraps:

I did that. DXing, it's called.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:33pm Stevel:

Guy grr
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 1:33pm Matt in Nebraska:

Next time you travel to Omaha, check out KWMT 540 AM out of Fort Dodge, IA. I get a good signal in Lincoln during the daytime, they must turn the signal down at night b/c it craps out after dark. It's my favorite station.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:34pm doctorjazz:

Early Staples, hear that guitar sound and know it instantly!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:35pm Scraps:

In my teenage years, I had a map of the US on my wall, with colored pins in the cities that I picked up radio stations
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:35pm coelacanth∅:

i get nostalgic driving in the country at night, remembering being the only child awake as our car gradually went in and out of range and interference of wabc-am.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:35pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

One thing about growing up in NorthNewEngland - w/ the hills - you didn't pick up stations from 1,000s of miles away. Struggled to pull in WBCN Boston for instance - which efd worked @. Then again - many many stations bookmarked in iTunes - playing cat & mouse w/ stream addresses when everyone wants you should use their Players...maybe people stumble on stuff w/ Sirius XM & the like? You can Search genres & find stuff...
  Fri. 1/27/17 1:36pm johnk77:

http://www.thebig8.net/
cklw ruled the sixties
even in north central ohio
it could be difficult am reception
first skip off lake erie
radio revolution great documentary
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:37pm Uncle Michael:

See ya James!

Scraps! Didn't I sat "DXing" out loud? I was thinking it.

Thanks for the tip, Matt.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:37pm northguineahills:

When I was a kid in Japan, on some nights I could pick up a station from Alaska.
  Fri. 1/27/17 1:37pm Tate:

Getting to listen as I work today. Thanks for the good tunes
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 1:38pm still b/p:

I stopped in Fort Dodge, IA, for one beer at the Holiday Inn.

If someone offers an alternative pronunciation of the artist name for consideration, that's called a "Giger counter." It's 50s-60s Joke Friday everybody!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:38pm Uncle Michael:

John! Tate!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:40pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

wigkey offers:
Hans Rudolf "H.R." Giger (/ˈɡiːɡər/ ghee-gur; German: [ˈɡiːɡər]
  Fri. 1/27/17 1:42pm johnk77:

oedipus was an interesting cat
for sirius/xm try underground garage
+outlaw country both w/wfmu
infiltration
geiger would normally be
giger in german and/or swiss german
giger not so sure
perhaps missing umlaut;>
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:44pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...problem is, not be a dictionary etymologist - we're all still just soundless letters on a screen to me! My guess is 'ghee-gur' would be like golly-gee & grrr like an angry dog ?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:45pm Webhamster Henry:

He was a German speaking Swiss, and not a French (or Italian, or Romansch) Swiss, so hard G's and pronounced 'r' as noted above.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:47pm Webhamster Henry:

@UM Is this Fats Waller from the 78 album in the background of the 360 you posted on Facebook?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:47pm Uncle Michael:

Hah! I wish I had records that cool in those albums.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:48pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Okay, Thx - both Gs, no J sound. (Probably as I thot in the 1st place, before today...)
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 1:51pm still b/p:

God, I love the Mills Brothers.
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 1:52pm Rich in Washington:

that was fantastic!
  Fri. 1/27/17 1:52pm johnk77:

great sets selecter @um
my late friend
norton buffalo
showed me how cool
mills bros. were
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 1:53pm Uncle Michael:

The coolest. Norton got it right.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:54pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Jazz Records are 100 years old this year - then blink (not really but it will seem that way) & it will be the Mills & Marx bros. ...
  Fri. 1/27/17 1:55pm Alex in the Lunch room in Illinois:

My experience has been that no matter how I pronounce it, someone is going to correct me with yet another pronunciation. But I will stick with gee-gr with hard G's for now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 1:57pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Chinese New Year is tomorrow (Sat.) - full day after the New Moon - & gets celebrated for two whole weeks (to Full Moon) - so good time for Chinatowns.
  Fri. 1/27/17 1:58pm johnk77:

for any historians
of recording techniques
here are 2 interviews
w/perhaps my favorite engineer
http://tapeop.com/interviews/114/jim-gaines/
http://thehub.musiciansfriend.com/art-of-sound/multi-platinum-producer-engineer-jim-gaines
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:00pm still b/p:

Did a Chinese New Year's walk through Boston Chinatown some years ago. The firecracker noise and smoke and smell wuz substantial.
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:08pm βrian:

Ooh, that reminds me: Gotta get the little red envelopes for cash gifts for the kiddies.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 2:08pm coelacanth∅:

i had a date in chinatown years ago. we didn't know it was the new year time and i did not know that she was terrified of fireworks; but there was no indication of the new year celebration until suddenly a giant commotion broke out. crowds of people seemed to come out of nowhere and a 3-4 person dragon puppet doing a warning dance in front of a particular store that i guess had dishonored some sort of code of ethics and fireworks going off everywhere. it was pretty Crazy!
  Fri. 1/27/17 2:10pm Dean:

Brings to mind "Yankee Doodle Bugs."
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:12pm still b/p:

"Chinese New Year is a joyful time for all but singles above the normal matrimonial age, because parents and relatives think they should be settled down. Some singles resort to renting a boyfriend or girlfriend for the New Year to avoid the awkwardness!"
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 2:17pm coelacanth∅:

haha yes, pretending to be intimate with someone isn't awkward at all!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:17pm Doug Schulkind:

Give the Drummer Radio. When Mike breaks, we fix him.
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:19pm still b/p:

The handyness of the fake temporary love interest....a thousand sitcoms can't be wrong.
  Fri. 1/27/17 2:26pm 67tele:

rent a boyfriend/girlfriend... local laws may apply
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 2:29pm Parq:

UM, this has been a great show and I'll be sorry to miss the last half hour, but I gotta go do shit. Enjoy your supper tonight, whatever you choose.
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:29pm still b/p:

Uber driver/gigolo -- the employment two-fer.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:30pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks Parq. good luck doing shit.
  Fri. 1/27/17 2:32pm 67tele:

@bp: and maybe can all be done without getting out of the car?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 2:32pm jmd:

I appreciate when the artist and song title remind me constantly what the song style is. Helpful!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:33pm still b/p:

Yogis best-suited to it, depending on car model.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:36pm Uncle Michael:

jmd!
  Fri. 1/27/17 2:37pm Dean:

That Chantays record was on the label connected to Wenzel's Record Town in Downey, CA. Hella fine store it was.
  Fri. 1/27/17 2:37pm johnk77:

some yogis
do not need partners:>
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:38pm doctorjazz:

ELO, great tune!
(have bad associations with fireworks, my last dog developed a fireworks phobia, every year around the 4th she wouldn't go out, shook uncontrollably, hid under the bed).
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:38pm Uncle Michael:

I drive a 2017 Tantra.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 2:38pm Alex In Illinois:

Last week in TRX class our instructor was having us go lower while this song was playing.
  Fri. 1/27/17 2:38pm johnk77:

sons of champlin
truck license plate
YOGI PHLEGM
  Fri. 1/27/17 2:39pm 67tele:

thats one way to get tantric
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:45pm Wilson K:

This is a long ass show. I just left for 90 minutes and came back and it's still on. Yes!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:45pm Brian in UK:

Four strong winds are calling me to the kitchen.
Well done, Uncle.
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:45pm Wilson K:

Oh shit I missed Cosmic Slop. Thank Jebus for archives.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:45pm Uncle Michael:

Long-Ass!

Take care, Brian.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 2:46pm coelacanth∅:

i drive a 1992 vulva.
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 2:48pm KevinfromBayRidge:

Hey Unc n'all. Great show. Time to do some laps now!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:50pm still b/p:

@ coel -- As long as it passes inspection.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:50pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks, Kevin!
Avatar    Fri. 1/27/17 2:51pm Rich in Washington:

I need this comp.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 2:52pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Give the Driver Some.
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:52pm still b/p:

..but speaking of driving, now we're likely driving any women away from this space...steering onto a Trumpy road.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 2:53pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...not like it's a boys' club here or anything...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:53pm doctorjazz:

fun show, see ya next time!
Avatar Fri. 1/27/17 2:53pm Wilson K:

Yes, wonderful, frightening song, suck what's left of my brain out and replace it with digital trampolines!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:54pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks for joining the sausage party, Doc.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:56pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks for being my radio pals, everyone. Happy trails...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:56pm Stevel:

Be careful out there.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 2:57pm Uncle Michael:

Michael Conrad!
  Fri. 1/27/17 2:58pm johnk77:

thanx @um
give the driver stream
@rrn63 wins interweb thingie
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 2:59pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

It was on 'VU'.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 3:00pm coelacanth∅:

hey! no trumpy. i have a healthy acknowledgement of sexuality; that's different than harassment and disrespect.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 1/27/17 3:01pm coelacanth∅:

Thanks Uncle M
Great show!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 3:01pm Stevel:

Awwww.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 1/27/17 3:02pm Uncle Michael:

Buh-bye!
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