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Options July 21, 2018: fill-in for Michael Shelley

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Artist Track Approx. start time
  Ira the K theme   0:00:00 ()
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers   Hi Dear   Options 0:02:03 ()
Ray Bryant  Pata Pata   Options 0:05:23 ()
Jackie Wilson  I Get the Sweetest Feeling   Options 0:08:52 ()
Gastr Del Sol  The Seasons Reverse   Options 0:11:14 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Dave "Mr. Talent" Fredericks 
Downtown/I Know a Place   Options 0:16:32 ()
Miriam Makeba & the Skylarks  Uile Ngoana Batho   Options 0:19:09 ()
Redd Kross  How Much More   Options 0:20:58 ()
The Who  Girl's Eyes   Options 0:23:58 ()
Zlatni Decaci  Samo Ti (It's Not True)   Options 0:27:30 ()
Little Jimmy Scott  If Only You Knew   Options 0:29:53 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Dave "Mr. Talent" Fredericks 
By the Time I Get to Phoenix   Options 0:32:06 ()
John Mellencamp  Authority Song   Options 0:36:04 ()
Tina Turner  All in My Mind   Options 0:39:42 ()
Lambchop  The Saturday Option   Options 0:42:43 ()
The Embarrassment  Wellsville   Options 0:47:12 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Dave "Mr. Talent" Fredericks 
Georgy Girl   Options 0:49:49 ()
Huey "Piano" Smith & His Clowns  Free, Single and Disengaged   Options 0:52:48 ()
Chubby Checker  Birdland   Options 0:54:59 ()
Smiley Lewis  Down the Road   Options 0:57:16 ()
Curly Moore  You Don't Mean   Options 0:59:39 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Dave "Mr. Talent" Fredericks 
Love Is Blue   Options 1:02:16 ()
Wganda Kenya  Tifit Hayed   Options 1:06:07 ()
Gayle Larson  Oop-Shoop   Options 1:09:40 ()
The Premiers  The Trap of Love   Options 1:12:08 ()
Real Kids  All Kindsa Girls   Options 1:14:27 ()
Ray Davies  A Street Called Hope   Options 1:18:06 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Dave "Mr. Talent" Fredericks 
Up Up and Away   Options 1:21:23 ()
The Chimps  Sit Tight Girl   Options 1:24:32 ()
The American Breed  Sometime in the Morning   Options 1:27:09 ()
The Cookies  Hippy-Dippy-Daddy   Options 1:29:22 ()
Jack Hammer  Kissin' Twist   Options 1:31:18 ()
Quinteto Academico  Judy in Disguise   Options 1:33:35 ()
Sunrays  You Don't Phase Me   Options 1:36:17 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Dave "Mr. Talent" Fredericks 
Girl Watcher   Options 1:38:41 ()
Johnny Rivers   Roogalator   Options 1:41:53 ()
Perry Como  A Hubba-Hubba-Hubba   Options 1:45:35 ()
Trini Lopez  Don't Let Go   Options 1:48:36 ()
T. B. & the Germs  Jump & Shout pt 1   Options 1:51:24 ()
Bill Doggett  (Let's Do) The Hully Gully Twist   Options 1:53:44 ()
Chuck McCann  outro   Options 1:55:58 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:05am Dano59:

well, this is a great start. Hi Dears!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:10am doctorjazz:

Nice version of Pata Pata!
Hi!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:10am Linda Lee:

well isn't this fantastic! love the set so far! bravo!!
  Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:13am Ira:

Good morning everyone. Since my last game went so well, let me put this out there: I've come up with 51 or 52 first names that appear in band names. If it's a band member's name it doesn't count. No punctuation or plurals. Your thoughts?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:16am Linda Lee:

51 or 52? wow .. i can't locate name one!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:18am TDK60:

I have one Gastr Del Sol album, The Serpentine Similar, haven't listened to it since my hair was short.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:18am fred:

Was Ana as in "En Attendant Ana" on that list?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:19am TDK60:

Brian Jonestown Massacre?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:19am Linda Lee:

Happy Saturday TDK60! :-)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:20am TDK60:

Well hello there, Linda. Just slipping into the public library for a short visit online... Always fun to hear an unexpected fill-in DJ! Freshens the Ears.
  Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:21am Ira:

@TDK60: 50 or 51 to go!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:21am Linda Lee:

definitely. brilliant set so far!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:22am fred:

Jane's addiction?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:23am Linda Lee:

in that case, Jesus & Mary Chain :-)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:24am Linda Lee:

definitely not band members
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:24am pencil:

German band, Jane?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:26am Listener Wolfgang:

Band of Susans
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:26am Bootsie:

Ooh, I actually liked that Red Kross track. The original is one of my faves, though, :-)
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:26am Suzie:

Hi'ya Ira! The Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black, Molly Hatchet, Judybats, Marcy Playground?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:27am fred:

The Donnas (none of them are called Donna)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:27am Ken From Hyde Park:

Does Jethro Tull count?
  Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:27am Ira:

We would also accept Seven Mary Three. Jane's Addiction--no punctuation. (The only Jane I have is so obscure I didn't count them.)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:27am doctorjazz:

The Who? I'd never guess hearing it. Nice tune, must be really early, folk rock sounding.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:27am TDK60:

Moby Grape? Maybe not.
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:28am Dean:

Friends of Dean Martinez
Jody Foster's Army
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:28am fred:

Molly Hatchet?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:28am TDK60:

Wow, never heard this 'Ooo tune. Sounds like the Happy Jack era.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:29am fred:

No punctuation or plurals, that's harder. I should have read the rules first
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:29am pencil:

The Beau Brummels?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:31am fred:

Boris
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:31am Linda Lee:

Ween.
just kidding.
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:31am Dean:

Jefferson Airplane
Jefferson Starship
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:31am TDK60:

We're down in the 40s now, right?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:32am Ken From Hyde Park:

The Jackson Five? (None of the members has first name Jackson, and there is Jackson Browne, example of a person with first name of Jackson.)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:32am fred:

Hail Mary Mallon (I love Aesop Rock)
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:33am Dean:

No plurals, so no The Bobs.
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:33am pencil:

Pink Floyd
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:33am TDK60:

Echo & the Bunnymen? Probably not.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:34am Oxidized:

Joseph Holbrooke
Henry Cow
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:34am pencil:

Max Webster
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:36am TDK60:

(selfish footnote: Well, if you've never heard Moby Grape's 1st album, it is full of energy and ideas.)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:37am Greg from ZONE 5:

Morning, Ira and all!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:37am fred:

The Olivia Tremor Control
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:38am Bootsie:

Frankie Goes to Hollywood?
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:38am queems:

HA
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:38am davefromtoronto:

johnny rebel...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:38am Oxidized:

Abe Vigoda
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:38am pencil:

Ida?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:38am Linda Lee:

well if you must .. this one's ok.
:-)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:38am Mark Hurst:

Gotta say, I really like this song.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:39am Dano59:

Danny Wilson! (there's no Danny Wilson, it's a Frank Sinatra character i thinks)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:39am TDK60:

X?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:39am Greg from ZONE 5:

Shouts to Mark Hurst on this one…
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:39am Hoboken Jack:

My favorite line in Bob and Chris Elliott's tell-all Daddy Dearest is when Bob writes, "Or my name isn't John Cougar Mellencamp."
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:39am Linda Lee:

that's a last name, honey
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:40am listener 126464:

This is at least twice in about a month on fmu for this song
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:40am Mark Hurst:

Hi Greg!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:40am Bootsie:

OH, Jesus Jones and Harvey Danger /90s
:-D
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:40am Dano59:

Kathleen Turner Overdrive (waaaaay before Jack Black used it in Hi-Fid)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:40am Anita in Morristown:

Im such a fan of John M. Yeah !!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:41am Dano59:

The Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:41am Dano59:

Dexy's Midnight Runners
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:42am pencil:

vinegar joe?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:42am TDK60:

John Coffey, was a Dutch punk band.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:42am Bootsie:

Flogging Molly
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:42am listener 126464:

save ferris
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:42am Juke Joint Jonny:

The Len Bright Combo.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:42am TDK60:

I think we're getting down close to the 30s. Who's counting? DJ Ira?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:42am Hoboken Jack:

Calamity Jane
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:42am Dano59:

d'oh plural and d'oh Karen Black!
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:42am pencil:

Janitor Joe? I'm on a "joe" track here.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:42am Linda Lee:

Flipper!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:43am Dano59:

Marry Me Jane
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:44am Juke Joint Jonny:

The Tom Tom Club
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:44am purpleknif:

Great googly moogly girl sing it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:44am Bootsie:

@Linda Lee yesssss!! :-D
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:44am UncleMarty:

MAX is a Japanese female vocal group
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:44am Hoboken Jack:

Stumpy Joe
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:45am Anita in Morristown:

All in My Mind. A big R&B hit back in the day. Teenage memories!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:45am Dano59:

Lambchop is beautiful but Kurt's voice is a turnoff ... wish I liked them more
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:45am Linda Lee:

Lambchop!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:46am TDK60:

Flipper, that's funny LL.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:46am Bootsie:

Gene Loves Jezebel?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:47am listener 126464:

Azure Ray
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:47am Linda Lee:

no species rule! :-D
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:47am Dano59:

The Jody Grind
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:48am UncleMarty:

Penelope, from Amsterdam -
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:48am pencil:

Ivy
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:48am TDK60:

Dano59: Oh, so also Jody Foster's Army? aka J.F.A. '80s punx.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:48am listener 126464:

JEFF the Brotherhood
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:49am UncleMarty:

Love JJJ's TomTom Club ...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:50am Linda Lee:

X Ray Spex.
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:50am Dean:

Joy Division

Already planted Jody Foster's Army, up-thread.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:50am Bill in W.O.:

Wellsville! Thanks, Mr. K. Saw them play a reunion show in Lawrence KS a dozen-odd years ago, still pretty great.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:50am Oxidized:

Rudi (Northern Irish punk band)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:50am Dano59:

I think as long as the plural/punctuation doesn't apply to a 'first' name it's OK ... but I suspect Ira, being Ira, set a no repeats rule for himself
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:50am Linda Lee:

Tom Tom Club.
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:51am pencil:

tin huey?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:51am Oxidized:

Clem Snide
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 11:51am SmokinJ:

Haven't heard 'Wellsville' in a quite a while! Nice Ira!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:51am Bill in W.O.:

Somebody Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:51am Dano59:

Breaking Benjamin
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:51am Dean:

Blondie
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:51am listener 126464:

Rufus
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:52am Dano59:

I love roller rink records
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:52am Linda Lee:

me too.
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:52am J. Free:

Tom and Jerry (pre-Simon & Garfunkel)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:52am Hoboken Jack:

Pink Floyd
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:53am UncleMarty:

The Bob Band, from NH & Me .... Dylan covers .
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:53am TDK60:

The Frank Chickens - Japanese '80s duo.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:54am Linda Lee:

i **adored** Frank Chickens!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:54am Dano59:

Tin Huey
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:54am listener 126464:

The Ruby Suns
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:54am Willie the R:

You only have that rule about 'no plurals' so the Dickies wouldn't count?
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:55am Paul:

Well, they're all J's - so I don't know what that means: Jody Grind, Jean Paul Sartre Experience, Josef K.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:55am TDK60:

Sorry Dean, my sloppiness.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:56am TDK60:

...and the count now is?.....
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:56am Linda Lee:

Die Kenschlampen?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:56am Hoboken Jack:

Don Caballero
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:57am listener 126464:

early 2000s New Brunswick band Evelyn Forever
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:57am TDK60:

Very good, H. Jack.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:57am fred:

Ruth! (how embarrassing, I know the guy)
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:58am Dean:

Dan Zig

Just kidding.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:58am listener 126464:

Ned's Atomic Dustbin
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:58am J. Free:

Holy cats! Chubby Checker covering Joe Zawinul! Wild!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:58am Hoboken Jack:

The Frank and Walters (former not latter)
  Sat. 7/21/18 11:59am Dean:

Barnaby Bye
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 11:59am listener 126464:

Fountains of Wayne
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:00pm listener 126464:

Belle & Sebastian
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:01pm TDK60:

Van Halen?
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:01pm Dean:

The Zsa Zsa Gabor's
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:02pm Dean:

McKenzie Spring
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:03pm fred:

I faintly remember a band called Cassandra Complex, but I guess that no longer counts as a first name
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:03pm Dean:

Camper van Beethoven
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:03pm dad a:

Courtney Love (the band)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:04pm TDK60:

Will there be a list created at the end of the show? I must away; this has been unexpected fun.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:04pm listener 126464:

Talulah Gosh
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:04pm Dean:

Pink Fairies? I mean, there is a Pink.
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:05pm clarke:

do you want some beef jerky? we have plenty you know!!!
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:06pm Dean:

Great Scott
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:06pm listener 126464:

Dressy Bessy
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:06pm Dean:

Tony! Toni! Toné!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:07pm listener 126464:

T. Rex
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:07pm fred:

Kevin Shields (the Eva Aguila project)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:08pm listener 126464:

Margot & The Nuclear So And So's
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:08pm natestradamus:

Where can I find the Toussaint special you we’re talking about?
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:09pm clarke:

just stopped by to say hey (like willie mays)... Ira The K rockin' da haus... back to work....
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:10pm Dean:

Toussaint: https://wfmu.org/playlists/shows/63590
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:11pm poptone:

good morning Ira. thank you for moderating last night. wonderful job. here's some bad first name bands: Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Jonny Hates Jazz and Seven Mary Three
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:11pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Mookie Blaylock
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:12pm Juke Joint Jonny:

Nobody said Better Than Ezra yet? I was hoping I wouldn't have to.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:12pm listener 126464:

Eddie & The Hot Rods
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:13pm clarke:

chandler travis's side-band Lester Bangs. and...i'm outta here.....
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:13pm Juke Joint Jonny:

Flo & Eddie
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:14pm Dean:

Wilco...maybe?
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:14pm clarke:

flo and eddie are the guys in the band's names
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:14pm Juke Joint Jonny:

Sort of.
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:14pm Joe B:

Ugly Kid Joe
Alice Cooper (at least at the start)
Alice in Chains
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:14pm clarke:

albeit nicknames
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:15pm natestradamus:

Thanks Dean!
  Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:16pm norske jersey boy:

Fantastic show Ira!
Hello from Norway!
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:16pm Joe B:

Letters To Cleo
Jimmy Eat World
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:16pm SeanG:

rockin boston!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:17pm listener 126464:

Attila The Stockbroker
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:17pm Joe B:

Marshall Tucker Band
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:17pm Dean:

Wet Willie
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:17pm Juke Joint Jonny:

Clearly, Lynyrd Skynyrd
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:18pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Is there a Fred in Right Said Fred?
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:18pm Dean:

Free Bird!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:18pm listener 126464:

Travis
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:18pm Dean:

Oh, for fuck's sake, my favorite band: Zeke
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:18pm Joe B:

Simply Red
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:19pm listener 126464:

Tilly & The Wall
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:19pm Joe B:

Thee Michelle Gun Elephant
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:20pm listener 126464:

Art Brut
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:20pm Dean:

Taj Mahal? Kinda like Alice Cooper...
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:20pm Dean:

Art Zoyd
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:21pm Joe B:

Will To Power
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:21pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Mike and the Mechanics are right out.
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:22pm Dean:

Sugar Ray
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:22pm Bill in W.O.:

This gets tougher the more you have to scroll to try to avoid an unwitting duplication, so apologies in advance if I missed Bettie Serveert?
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:23pm Joe B:

Len Price 3
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:23pm Dean:

Bachman Turner Overdrive, inasmuch as Turner is a first name...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:23pm listener 126464:

Beulah
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:23pm Dean:

Judas Priest
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:24pm Joe B:

Jon Cougar Concentration Camp
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:25pm Dean:

Saxon
Steely Dan
Angel
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:25pm Joe B:

Mungo Jerry?
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:25pm Dean:

King Crimson
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:26pm Dean:

Mahogany Rush
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:26pm Joe B:

James Gang

James?
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:27pm dad a:

Vida Blue
Bettie Serveert
Clem Snide
Buffalo Tom
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:27pm Bill in W.O.:

Rainmakers precursors Steve, Bob & Rich?
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:27pm Dean:

Paris
Fleetwood Mac
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:27pm Gaylord Fields:

I'm being tricky here, but I'm pretyy certain it qualifies under Ira's rules: Courtney Love
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:27pm Joe B:

Franz Ferdinand
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:28pm Joe B:

Sloan!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:28pm listener 126464:

somebody in James was named Jim
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:28pm Bill in W.O.:

if it was a snake, it'd bitten me, Joe B.
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:29pm J. Free:

Henry - obscure Mpls band that was only going to be a conceptual group; then they blew it and released a couple of CDs.
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:30pm Joe B:

Kings of Leon
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:30pm Dean:

Somebody has to have named their kid Agoraphobic, so Agoraphobic Nosebleed
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:31pm Dean:

The Tony Danza Tapdance Extravaganza
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:32pm Gaylord Fields:

Once again, because I love to thread the needle, here are three groups that have men's names that were popular ca. 1900:

Mortimer
Barnaby Bye
Ambrose Slade
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:33pm Dean:

L-o-v-e Barnaby Bye (which is why I noted them above!).
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:34pm Gaylord Fields:

@Dean: I didn't come here to read. :)
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:34pm Dean:

Duran Duran
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:34pm Bill in W.O.:

Gomez
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:35pm Gaylord Fields:

Gene Loves Jezebel
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:35pm Gaylord Fields:

Also: Gene
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:36pm Joe B:

were jo jo zep or hootie in their respective bands?
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:37pm Dean:

Donna Summer (Jason Forrest)
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:37pm Joe B:

Rose Tattoo
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:37pm J. Free:

Are these band names or pseudonyms? Beats me:

Elton John
Alice Cooper
Billy Tipton Trio
Walter Carlos
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:37pm listener 126464:

Hootie did work on the logo, so technically no
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:39pm Dean:

Tex & the Horseheads
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:39pm Joe B:

Did Commander Cody ever change his name? if not, then them
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:39pm scott:

@JFree Everyone knows its Wendy
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:40pm Gaylord Fields:

Tony Orlando and Dawn
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:40pm Dean:

Lucero
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:40pm listener 126464:

1, 2, Lost in the Ozone
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:41pm J. Free:

@Scott : Don't tell Momus! ;-)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:41pm common:

happy Saturday ira, all!
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:41pm Joe B:

ah good one Gaylord!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:41pm Uncle Michael:

Been diggin' the last hour, Ira. Hello, all.
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:42pm Michael from the Left Coast:

Man, that Quinteto Academico singer sounded just like Ray Charles
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:43pm Gaylord Fields:

@Joe B: Yep, a trio with three first names, but with two belonging to one member, and the third belonging to neither of the other two members!
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:46pm Joe B:

Richard & the Young Lions? not sure if lead singer - Howie 'richard' tepp - ever changed or went by richard
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:46pm DonJuanTijuana:

Hey Ira & gang! Late to the party, but always a treat to hear Ira behind the turntables!!! Please come on more often!
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:47pm Joe B:

The Teddy Bears
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:47pm J. Free:

@Ira : Heh... I thought *all* Johnny Rivers records sound that scratchy! All mine do, anyway... Thanks for the fun show this morning! Hope you all got a kick out of the Drug Test lathe cuts!
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:47pm Paul:

Peter Gunn, Chris & The Students, Lance Fortune (Not his real name, so maybe we throw in Elton John, Elvis Costello, etc?)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:48pm Uncle Michael:

Perry "Hep Cat" Como!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:48pm Gaylord Fields:

@Joe B: That's a gray area, as I'm sure many people referred to him as Richard (I may have myself when they played on my show during one record fair).
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:49pm Joe B:

i'll accept No as an answer for richard and the young lions, as well as Herman and the Hermits!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:50pm Gaylord Fields:

@Paul: Pseudonyms should be a disqualifier, i.e., does that person answer to that name if called it? For your examples, they most certainly do.
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:50pm Dean:

75 Dollar Bill
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:50pm poptone:

has anyone mentioned Jo Jo Gunne, Brian Brain and Death of Samantha?
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:52pm Joe B:

no! three great ones poptone!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:54pm Uncle Michael:

OMG...Ira played The Embarrassment.
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:55pm Dean:

Olivia Neutron Bomb
Wild Cherry
Avatar Sat. 7/21/18 12:55pm Joe B:

last one from me - EDWARD BEAR
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:56pm Dean:

Flo Rida
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:56pm Gaylord Fields:

@Dean: You should end with that one! Too good!
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:57pm Dean:

I'm just warming up!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:57pm Gaylord Fields:

My last one is Babe Ruth.
  Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:58pm norske jersey boy:

The only thing that can compare to cooking a Saturday night meal in Norway with Michael and Rex is...Ira and Rex!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 12:58pm listener 126464:

Thanks Ira!
  Sat. 7/21/18 12:58pm Michael from the Left Coast:

The late great Chuck McCann!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Sat. 7/21/18 1:00pm Gaylord Fields:

@Dean: I'm sure Rex, Todd, and Rob will appreciate that.
  Sat. 7/21/18 1:00pm Dean:

Most fun morning in some time!
  Sat. 7/21/18 1:10pm Eddy in Australia:

Eddy Current Suppression Ring?
  Sat. 7/21/18 1:12pm Eddy in Australia:

Saint Etienne?
  Sat. 7/21/18 1:16pm ira:

Thanks for listening and playing along. So many names I didn't think of. Here are ones I don't think anyone came up with:
Clay Allison (a double)
Heavens to Betsy
Betty
Blake Babies
Christian Death (I don't like that one either)
Christopher Milk (Georgia came up with that one)
STEELY DAN (come on, people!)
Ed Gein's Car
Th' Faith Healers
Jonny
Madder Rose
Pearl Jam
Rich Kids
Sammy
Queen Sarah Saturday
Sid Presley Experience
Stephen
Thomas Jefferson Slave Apartments (for Thomas)
Tina Peel
Vincent Units
--my apologies if any of these are already mentioned!
  Sat. 7/21/18 1:45pm Dean:

Steely Dan @12.25 up there^
  Sat. 7/21/18 2:56pm ira:

@Dean: Oops.
  Fri. 7/27/18 1:23am ira:

In case anyone checks these comments a week after the show . . . only now occurring to me: Elvis Brothers.
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