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Options October 18, 2018: you got me hypnotized

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by Kiyoshi Awazu

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Artist Track Album Label Format Comments New Approx. start time
private charles bowens  christmas in vietnam   Options     7"      0:00:00 ()
smog  a hit   Options     7"      0:02:43 ()
the pastels  different drum   Options     7"      0:05:48 ()
the slits  i heard it through the grapevine   Options     7"      0:09:10 ()
ann peebles  trouble, heartaches and sadness   Options     7"      0:12:58 ()
willie nelson  i never cared for you   Options     7"      0:16:03 ()
spain  funny how time slips away   Options     7"      0:19:16 ()
patsy cline  strange   Options     7"      0:21:17 ()
the monochrome set  the bridge   Options     7"      0:23:29 ()
elvis presley  love letters   Options     7"      0:26:16 ()
mr airplane man  no place to go   Options     7"      0:29:06 ()
kate nash  caroline's a victim   Options     7"      0:32:38 ()
 
glen campbell  galveston   Options     7"      0:38:55 ()
miriam  my love has gone   Options     7"      0:41:15 ()
Sonic Youth  personality crisis   Options     7"      0:43:51 ()
camelia hartman  breathin' hard   Options     7"    *   0:47:34 ()
power to the people  john lennon plastic ono band   Options     7"      0:51:04 ()
husker du  eight miles high   Options     7"      0:54:14 ()
small faces  itchycoo park   Options     7"      0:58:13 ()
 
Christine Quaite  in the middle of the floor   Options     7"      1:04:32 ()
tom jones  stop breaking my heart   Options     7"      1:06:07 ()
the vernons girls  lover please   Options     7"      1:08:29 ()
velocette  Get Yourself Together   Options     7"      1:10:25 ()
stereo total  tu m'as voulue   Options     7"      1:13:09 ()
bee gees  night fever   Options     7"      1:15:12 ()
the pointer sisters  love is like a rolling stone   Options     7"      1:18:49 ()
billy preston  nothing from nothing   Options     7"      1:22:13 ()
buckner & garcia   pac-man fever   Options     7"      1:24:39 ()
neon  neon   Options     7"      1:28:17 ()
france gall  computer nr 3   Options     7"      1:30:10 ()
adventures in stereo   a brand new day   Options     7"      1:32:55 ()
 
falco  rock me amadeus ( canadian version)   Options     7"      1:39:11 ()
L7   shove   Options     7"      1:42:30 ()
Las Grecas  te estoy amando locamente   Options     7"      1:45:39 ()
sugarshock  playtime   Options     7"      1:48:54 ()
the jam   going underground   Options     7"      1:51:12 ()
love is all  ageing had never been his friend   Options     7"      1:53:59 ()
the secret goldfish  give him a great big kiss   Options     7"      1:56:43 ()
abba   dancing queen   Options     7"      1:59:23 ()
              2:05:46 ()
Northern Picture Library  paris   Options     7"      2:10:30 ()
a very special pillow  paranormal   Options     7"      2:14:34 ()
all natural lemon lime flavors  reptitive monotonous   Options     7"      2:17:31 ()
soft cell  bedsitter   Options     7"      2:22:11 ()
van pelt  young friends   Options radio to saturn    7"      2:25:45 ()
wings  let 'em in   Options     7"      2:28:10 ()
snickers  shove on, siobhan/oh, manny/hiberantion   Options on the hi-fi    7"       
alexander  12/21/2016   Options split 7" with rob noyes  c/s  7"      2:38:24 ()
my bloody valentine   glider   Options     7"      2:42:08 ()
claudine longet        7"  33 speed, because i can    2:44:50 ()
 
another sunny day  horseriding   Options     7"      2:54:45 ()
heaven 17  (we don't need this) fascist groove thang   Options     7"      2:57:31 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:01am sphere:

hello Trouble & all
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:02am Trouble:

good morning thursday of the 7
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:02am Dances with Moomins:

Good morning Ms. Trouble and 'cheers!' to the Modernists
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:04am sphere:

i love early smog.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:04am Rich in Washington:

Gawd. Here's a song I haven't heard in decades!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:05am Planet Tyler:

Love all smog
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:06am Planet Tyler:

Id love to have this early stuff on singles - so cool Trouble!
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:06am Liam in Denmark:

Morning!
Also loving a little smog out here across the sea.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:09am G:

Psyched for 3 hours of Hasbro's Pop-O-Matic Trouble Show
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:10am tiago:

I knew Trouble's singles set was going to be awesome so I'm pretending to work.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:10am Phillippe Bastille:

Good morning everyone
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:10am Chris from DC:

Wow, never heard this version of Grapevine before.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:11am Derek Bee:

Hello everybody - dang cold here in good old Marshfield, Massachusetts.
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:12am Motobro:

A classic punk version of HTT Grapevine...
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:12am Trouble:

bob welch alert!: i left him home. we all need to have some distance so we remember how great he is
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:13am Trouble:

that smog cut is killer, right?
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:13am Roberto:

NOOO I need me Bob!
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:14am norm:

best version of this song i have heard
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:14am Trouble:

you will love him all the more next year @roberto. it was hard, but someone had to do it.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:15am Sem:

Hail here first thing this morning.

Good morning, Trouble, Modern Worlders, bird watchers and listeners of the world.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:17am Derek Bee:

The snap crackle and pop of vinyl is such a comfort, major ASMR. Thanks, Trouble.
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:17am jess:

great Willie Nelson song!
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:18am Colleen:

Fantastic!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:19am The Oscar:

Mornin'-- this Willie is killer!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:19am jayjay:

Such a great baritone..
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:22am Roberto:

'77/'78 on hit radio in L.A. was pretty much the Bob Show.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:22am Dances with Moomins:

Patsy!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:23am sphere:

Patsy is so wonderful.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:23am Planet Tyler:

@Derek, couldnt agree more! Love the sound of records in so many ways
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:25am Chris from DC:

Yay, Monochrome Set!
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:26am tadpoles:

Just got your theme Trouble....lost love..heartaches...and relationships gone bad. Hope all's well. Cheers.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:28am Derek Bee:

@Tyler word! I especially love listening to WFMU when I'm out for my sanity stroll when at work in the city, having those little crackles adds a nice layer for my brain.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:28am The Oscar:

One of many songs that will forever be linked for me to David Lynch.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:28am jdaFromCologne:

hi trouble und getroubelte …
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:28am Roberto:

I'm pretty sure there's only one thing Trouble's currently troubled about...and my fingers are still crossed!
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:28am famous original sugarwolf:

Hello! I finished my purple fingerless gloves, just in time for THE COLD
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:29am Will:

The 45 of "Love Letters" by Ketty Lester was the first record I ever bought. Fully confessed, Will J
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:29am northguineahills:

what jess said! (willie nelson), ugh, computer not complying...
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:29am Adrian in London:

Hello Trouble and troublees
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:29am Derek Bee:

Anyone want to take this 9.30 conference call for me? ... ... anyone? :) xx
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:31am Trouble:

@tadpoles: wow, that's an unintended. no theme here, usually i just go off the sounds form one song to the next.

so true!@roberto! so true...
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:35am Rev. Turnip Druid:

@Derek: There's got to be a market for an app for ducking conference calls: it would take recordings of your own voice saying a series of meaningless business metaphors (low-hanging fruit, circle-back, not a heavy lift, etc) and randomly play them back into the call. More time for FMU, and the office team will all be nodding in agreement. We'll all be heroes.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:36am Derek Bee:

@Rev that's gas - yes, get that app developed stat. What would be a good name for it? Oh man, "circle-back" please...don't... that's way too real :D
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:39am Chris from DC:

Gonna need a timeline for putting together that app so we can plan the schedule for deliverables. Some face time to go over feedback would be good.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:41am Dave in Vermont:

My parents honeymoon was in Galveston.
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:41am clancypantz:

OMG Galveston! you just made my day and won life. I love you!!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:41am Dances with Moomins:

Trouble's running us through the time machine.....
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:41am Derek Bee:

@Chris - stop! :) We'll need to discuss a priority on those deliverables too, need to get a timeline from development...I'm supposed to be listening to this call ha ha....I wish I had the gonads to drop one of these into the convo unwarranted bring it to a screeching halt. Possible app name: ConfCon
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:42am steveo:

Hurrah, I'm home from work and it's a beautiful sunny fall day and Trouble is on and this song is playing!
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:43am Motobro:

Galveston, a treasure of a song.
18 years old... just another chapter in parenthood, the good outweighs the bad, like it has in all the chapters before. I’m 4 and 8 years past that milestone with my boys.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:44am OTB:

Could you look into leveraging those client-facing assets ASAP?
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:44am Chris from DC:

@Derek, maybe this is just a nice to have for now anyway.
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:46am Tom from Maplewood:

Love you Kimlet!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:47am Derek Bee:

@Chris haaa! What have we become as humans - I really can't wait for the singularity to come and get this over with.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:47am Rev. Turnip Druid:

I was thinking the conference-dodging app would work without being detected, like the character Chauncey Gardner in BEING THERE (innocently talking about plant-care & being interpreted as political genius) .... so we could call the app NOT BEING THERE.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:47am Chris from DC:

I know right?
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:47am james:

OUCH
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:47am The Oscar:

So hard not to add the whistle there, even at work. Had the same problem when Ken played "Ca Plane Pour Moi" the other day.
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:48am Adrian in London:

Oh, I haven’t heard this version of Personality Crisis before. I like it
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:48am Derek Bee:

Yep, as I tell my family this is why I'm always on my best behavior with Alexa, always "please" and "thank you" just to be on the safe side!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:50am diciassette:

What’s better than Kim Gordon? Two Kim Gordons!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:51am Chris from DC:

Would love to hear Heavy Breathing cover this.
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:53am Tom from Maplewood:

Does a 3 inch CD single count? I didn’t think so.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:55am Chris from DC:

YES!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 9:55am G:

How about a cereal box cut-out record??
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:56am steveL:

Eeeeeeeeee! Huskers!
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:56am clancypantz:

8 miles high by Husker Du? You are a living god!!!!!
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:56am judy from croton:

Oh great i love eight miles high even more now
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:57am clancypantz:

I been telling Pidge forever he need to play this song, he no listen :(
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:57am Derek Bee:

Bob Mould, Grant Hart...and....who's the other guy? Don't use the Google when responding, want to see how well cool the folks in there are (I have no clue who he is btw).
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:57am Tom from Maplewood:

Every time I post a pic of Hüsker Dü’s single of “8 Miles High” on Instagram people go apeshit. I’m not even playing it! It’s just a photo! They’re best!!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 9:58am Derek Bee:

@Tom do you do the du?
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:58am clancypantz:

But I still love him of course, but he missing out big time. He plays the Byrds version often.
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:59am steveL:

Derek: He has a career as a chef. Name evading me. Black mustache...
  Thu. 10/18/18 9:59am Tom from Maplewood:

Or without the umlauts!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:00am Johnzon:

I love this song. and personality crisis. good show
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:00am mike:

Greg Norton was the bass player
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:00am mb:

Howdy DJ Trouble and all.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:00am steveL:

Thanks Mike!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:01am Roberto:

Missing out school is never cool. Especially when applying ED to a prestigious Northeastern liberal arts college!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:01am mike:

no problem
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:02am Derek Bee:

@mike flex! ;)
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:03am steveL:

Russians! Leave Trouble alone!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:04am Chris from DC:

The Husker version of "Love Is All Around" is priceless.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:05am zopa:

1. Play record
2. When record ends, see step 1
3. Every now and then, say something.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:06am Dave in Vermont:

love you, Trouble
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:07am bryguy:

Itchycoo Park > school
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:07am Itzall Ablurr:

That artwork by Kiyoshi Awazu is telling me to eat, play, love...WFMU!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:07am Derek Bee:

OOh Tom. If I was wearing underwear I'd throw them at the compu...erm...
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:08am Tom from Maplewood:

Yes and no Ms. Trouble. The Hüskers were very accepted by the hardcore community - kind of. They were accepted by the other hardcore bands criss-crossing the country. But in these pre internet days some mean leather jacketed spiked haired youth never saw what they looked like - ordinary guys. And were sometimes disappointed that their super fuzz heroes weren’t all punked out like they were. The other bands didn’t give a shit coz they were musical gods
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:11am Lucky:

Cheers, Malcolm!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:12am Tom from Maplewood:

Grant Hart once told me that before at one of their shows a punk that was wearing a Hüsker Dü sash across his leather jacket sneered at him. He then told him “Hi I’m Grant from Hüsker Dü” and the poor kid looked like he was going to either cry or punch Greg in the face.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:13am Dave in Vermont:

got any olivia newton john singles up there? if it fits with the plan...
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:13am Tom from Maplewood:

Typo “ before one of their shows”.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:14am Lucky:

@Tom from Maplewood - They can't all be harDCore all the time!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:14am Trouble:

thank you @tom! merci @clancypantz, johnzon, dave in vermont!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:15am Trouble:

that's a great story @tom
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:16am Itzall Ablurr:

Tom, a punk in a "Sash"?!? Hilarious visual!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:16am Tom from Maplewood:

Thanks Trouble @Lucky!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:16am clancypantz:

NIGHT FEVER NIGHT FEVER WE KNOW HOW TO DO IT!!!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:17am Tom from Maplewood:

I was a t-shirt and jeans kind of guy too. Mostly. A leather once in a while. Gotta keep warm somehow right?!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:17am DumDumGuy at the Gates of Dawn:

I used to hate Night Fever but I am so much younger than that now
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:18am Rev. Turnip Druid:

never fails to bring on flashbacks from th'roller disco. Yes, kids, that was me... trying to skate backwards to impress my lovely companion. And failing miserably.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:18am DumDumGuy at the Gates of Dawn:

Tom - I used to live on the Hilton section of Maplewood
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:18am Granny Spicy Tuna:

i got the fever!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:18am Roberto:

Is it Night Fever or Fever Night? It's always puzzled me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:19am sphere:

the rhythm guitar on Night Fever is just awesome.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:20am Tom from Maplewood:

Another typo! Punch GRANT in the...
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:21am Trouble:

@tom: typos welcome here
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:23am brick layer:

am i the only one who is reminded of eddie murphy when hearing this tune?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:24am Itzall Ablurr:

brick layer: YES.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:25am D. Lightfoot:

Got a Jerry Reed vibe to it
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:25am sphere:

speaking of typos, i read @brick layer's comment and saw "edible murphy."
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:25am DumDumGuy at the Gates of Dawn:

It made me think of Eddie Albert
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:25am Rev. Turnip Druid:

holy crap!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:26am Granny Spicy Tuna:

more feeeverrr!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:26am listener james from westwood:

Pac-Man Fever! My first-ever recorded-music purchase!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:26am steveo:

this song was formative for me
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:26am Passaic River Blues:

@Sphere: That's it. I'm legally changing my name to "Edible Murphy". It's too good.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:27am DumDumGuy at the Gates of Dawn:

We better not be queuing up Cat Scratch Fever
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:27am PKNY:

Buckner and Garcia were kind enough to include all of the Pac-Man screen patterns on the inner sleeve of the LP.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:27am clancypantz:

sphere:

the rhythm guitar on Night Fever is just awesome.

YAS!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:27am The Oscar:

Man, those sound effects make me wish I was in an arcade right now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:28am steveo:

1981 i remember dancing and singing in our living room
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:28am sphere:

@Passaic River Blues - Go with my blessing!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:28am Rev. Turnip Druid:

always a much bigger hit than Galaga Rheumatism.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:28am listener james from westwood:

IIRC they released this, then were asked to do a whole album, to which they responded, "Uhhhhh ..." Possibly why "Do the Donkey Kong" and "I Think I'm Going Berzerk" didn't light as much of a fire.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:29am listener james from westwood:

I'm now living like a short walk from my childhood arcade. 1980 me would be so envious.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:29am The Oscar:

One time I happened to be in a huge retro arcade in New Hampshire the same day as the world video game championships. One guy was going for a record in Ms. Pac Man, but needed to use the bathroom, so he left Ms. Pac Man in a corner where he knew she would be safe for exactly 12 minutes and 30 seconds (or something). I can't imagine having a brain like that.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:30am D. Lightfoot:

I played at the 7-11 around the block from my house
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:31am Dances with Moomins:

OH TROUBLE! Our special custom made neon PEACE SIGN 30" diameter comes tomorrow!!!! I'll send photos !
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:31am The Oscar:

Germany Gall!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:32am Rev. Turnip Druid:

If I could have back all the money I blew on Joust/Tempest/Battlezone, I'd be a filthy capitalist today.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:32am OTB:

@The Oscar: I can imagine having a brain like that; I just can't imagine using it for Ms. Pac-Man strategies....
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:32am Chris from DC:

I spent most of my time with Galaga and Robotron. Once played a two hour game of the latter.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:33am shnoo:

der computer weiss genau
für jeden mann die richtige frau
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:36am Granny Spicy Tuna:

I definitely had Joust Jaundice, @RevTurnipDruid
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:37am The Oscar:

Rampage was always my jam. It wasn't even about winning-- it was just therapeutic to smash all those buildings.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:37am Lucky:

@Tom from Maplewood - I remember the t-shirt and jeans look, completed by black hi-top Chucks.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:37am northguineahills:

When I my parents would dine w/ their friends, their was an Arkanoid archaid. and would beg them for money to play it, as I was so bored. It took me two years to get to the levels in the 50s. I tried it a few years ago, and I sucked again.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:38am Idi Notmean:

Swiss punkers are so edgy. They sometimes cross the street against the light!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:38am tadpoles:

The great Kleenex were from Switzerland.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:38am Roberto:

You lived in Switzerland in 1981? Was it as a high school student or are you remarkably well-preserved?
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:38am kevlicki:

Good morning Trouble and freeform listeners!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:39am steveo:

gotta run! great picks today! thanks trouble!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:39am Chris from DC:

Ha!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:39am northguineahills:

Gegen ordnung, I believe is the word you're looking for (my deutsche is better then my romansch)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:40am The Oscar:

As a kid, I always assumed this song played over the credits of the movie Amadeus.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:40am Chris from DC:

Canadian version?
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:40am David in London:

A doff of the cap to Falco.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:41am Itzall Ablurr:

That voice over in R.M.A./Falco sounds EXACTLY like "Spike" from Portlandia!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:41am D. Lightfoot:

Falco writes himself into the timeline
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:41am Rarouse:

I would like to believe there is at least one experienced plumber/listener who would help fix the bathroom!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:41am clancypantz:

They need a lyric about how they kill him and throw his body in pauper's grave
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:42am northguineahills:

I've told this this story before, when thrifting w/ a friend in the summer of '98, we found a Falco poster, and he put it on his front door. The next day, Falco died, he never put a poster on his front door ever again.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:42am northguineahills:

@Chris: It's the version I have.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:42am clancypantz:

D. Lightfoot:

Falco writes himself into the timeline

Genius move!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:43am blee:

What D. Lightfoot said. I'm chuckling over Falco writing himself into this timeline.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:43am listener james from westwood:

Ooh, help me Dr. Zaius!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:43am The Oscar:

SHOOOOOOOVVVVVVE!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:44am tim from champaign:

Yes!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:44am Roberto:

L7 sez F OFF ALL YOU SCUMMY MALES!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:44am Trouble:

yes@roberto: i was a young one
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:44am EG_Astro:

Thank you for SHOVE. It's helping with the stupid amount of cover letters to write today!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:46am Granny Spicy Tuna:

thank you, L7
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:47am sphere:

that L7 single is totally classic: Fast And Frightening/Shove. totally.
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:47am Lucky:

Oh, hells yeah! Las Grecas!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:48am Frito Puente:

LAS GRECAS!!! ¡OLE! ¡OLE! ¡OLE!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:49am tim from champaign:

What does this translate too? My espanol is a little rusty. "I am loving your craziness"?
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:50am Roberto:

"I'm loving you crazily"
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:51am tim from champaign:

Muchas gracias, Roberto.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:51am MD:

www.washingtonpost.com...


something TO READ AFTER THE SHOW...
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:51am Roberto:

It's probably more like "I love you like crazy"
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:53am tim from champaign:

This set is ruling like crazy, Trouble!
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:53am Bill W:

I found the headphones jack on my work computer, so I am a live listener again.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:54am Phillippe Bastille:

Brings back fond memories of skinny black ties
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:54am Rev. Turnip Druid:

SKINNY BLACK TIES NEVER DIE!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:55am Phillippe Bastille:

true, but the chubbier I get the more lost they get
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:56am Itzall Ablurr:

!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:56am Passaic River Blues:

I love this song (and this album) so much.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:56am Derek Bee:

Skinny Black Ties would be a great name for a band.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:58am Panda Penguin:

Man, I haven't heard this Love Is All track in years. Fond memories. Thanks for the great set so far, Trouble! <3
  Thu. 10/18/18 10:58am fletchernyc:

You are killing it, trouble!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:58am Phillippe Bastille:

@derek someone beat you to it: youtu.be...
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 10:59am ant brain:

trouble, you're the only thing getting me through my morning @ work
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 10:59am The Oscar:

L-U-V.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:00am sphere:

secret goldfish is such a great band name. i wish i had thought of it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:00am EG_Astro:

KILLIN' IT, Trouble. <3 Great set so far today
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:02am Diezel Tea:

ABBA!!!
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:02am emily:

You are the dancing queen, trouble!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:02am Phillippe Bastille:

secret goldfish with skinny black ties would be even better
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:02am Trouble:

merci@ all!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:03am zopa:

I don't know why, but ABBA's Dancing Queen always makes me think of David Soul's (of Starsky and Hutch fame) Don't Give Up On Us... everytime. weird.
  Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:03am RogerD:

Awesome set - from Husker Du to ABBA! Making Thursday seem, less Thursday - Thx
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:04am PMD:

had a double take to make sure I turned on the right station
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:07am peter in SEA:

Argh, I missed France Gall and L7 in the commute! Will have to listen again on Archive ;-) Singles..... Killin' it Trouble!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:09am bore:

I donated already but I forgot about the mascot contest, is it possible to submit after the fact?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:10am Ken From Hyde Park:

Looks like fair, seasonable weather for Sheep and Wool in Rhinebeck this weekend. Due to family commitments, I won't be able to volunteer this year. Have fun if you're going!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:12am Chris from DC:

Northern Picture Library!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:15am northguineahills:

I once dated a girl from Haarlem. I once lived 15 km from Yokohama!

what Chris said!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:17am Trouble:

@ken: i am going up on saturday, glad the rain forecast has sort of evaporated...no pun intended
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:22am Rev. Turnip Druid:

quite fun, this.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:23am Rev. Turnip Druid:

th'CELL!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:24am Chris from DC:

Always liked this one. WHFS used to play this often way back when.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:25am Passaic River Blues:

Love this song, almost as much as I love Soft Cell's "Sex Dwarf", definitely a strong contender for GREATEST SONG IN RECORDED HISTORY.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:25am Rev. Turnip Druid:

Echoing the Toad. My brain is expecting a Weasel-playing-some-rock-n-roll mic break after this.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:26am Chris from DC:

Ha, Weasel, wow there's a flashback.
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:29am PMD:

NO WAY!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:30am The Oscar:

I always thought this was the funniest song as a kid. Just LET THE GUY IN ALREADY!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:30am Itzall Ablurr:

Mmmm... loving the subtle hisses 'n pops before the intro to "Let 'em In".
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:30am Sem:

Knock, knock!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:30am Roberto:

The bus to summer camp, 1976...this song on the radio, every damn morning!
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:30am PMD:

My memory of this song is the host of miss America singing it. If my memory serves me correctly. Back in the 70’s
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:31am Itzall Ablurr:

PMD, it must have been after the song was already made famous by The Wings... haha
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:31am northguineahills:

Don't you love it at work, when you have three executives all giving you conflicting suggestions for the same project, if it weren't for Trouble, I'd be mad by now! (already probably considered insane by contemporary civil society)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:31am zopa:

Orange who?
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:31am eric from lake hiawatha:

You made my day Trouble
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:33am northguineahills:

If there is a Wing 7" out there, and played after this, I'll die of ecstasy!
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:33am quinn:

Yesss I love this song
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:34am northguineahills:

Still alive!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:36am Trouble:

no requests once the pilot is trapped into the airplane on singles going steady day, unless the pilot has it in her flight bag.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:38am Lixiviated Life:

paul was my favorite beatle in the beginning.
but things changed.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:38am Trouble:

if you already donated and want to submit your pet as mascot, you still can. mail a photo and mention your pledge ( date amount name) OR upload pic to wfmu's app. tap on menu icon in far lower right and then choose upload pic
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:39am McGreivey:

I request whatever you're going to play next! ( Did this once on Todd-o-Phonic Todd's show, and he played exactly the right record.)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:40am The Oscar:

@NGH I would *love* to hear a record by Paul McCartney & Wing.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:40am Derek Bee:

@ Phillippe Bastille - too funny, great minds I guess :-D
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:41am Trouble:

you must be a witch@mcgrievey
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:41am northguineahills:

@The Oscar: Put Winger in there, and we have a deal!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:43am northguineahills:

MBV!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:44am Chris from DC:

Second
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:44am McGreivey:

Gosh. Actually, I am indeed in the mood for My Bloody Valentine!
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:45am McGreivey:

(Trouble is the [good] witch, not me.)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:47am Greg from ZONE 5:

This is helping.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:48am Panda Penguin:

This might be the first time I've heard a song intentionally being played on the radio at the wrong speed, and I for one am HERE FOR IT. This is lush.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:50am Granny Spicy Tuna:

yay for the witches!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:50am Granny Spicy Tuna:

omg, that was Claudine?!??!?!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:51am Planet Tyler:

Totally agree on the Macca vs. the Dark Horse feels
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:51am ᏠЄႶႶỊѺµЄ:

Just tuning in from San Diego. Will be listening as always on the Archives!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:51am Chris from DC:

$5. Good pull.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:52am Granny Spicy Tuna:

I will always play Claudine at the wrong speed from now on
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:53am bore:

yes! wfmu is the universe whispering to me that everything will be ok.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:56am northguineahills:

Thanks Trouble!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:57am Phillippe Bastille:

Thanks Trouble, great show
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:57am northguineahills:

@Panda: Scott Williams and Kurt Gottschalk do it all the time!
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:58am Trouble:

thanks for sitting in. will be back next week with caitlin keegan and tarot fabulousness
  Thu. 10/18/18 11:59am emily:

am dancing now, for sure, to Heaven 17
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 11:59am Ken From Hyde Park:

Thanks, Trouble. Have a sheepish, woolly weekend.
Avatar Thu. 10/18/18 11:59am Sem:

Thx, Trouble!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/18/18 12:00pm Passaic River Blues:

My wife is going to Titus Andronicus without me because she is a baller. ... Thank you for the records today, Trouble!
  Thu. 10/18/18 1:23pm norm:

this is the only place where you can hear something like this and know it isn't a technical difficulty lol
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