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Options June 17, 2019: I Want to Go Back to the Cosmic Discoteque

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Artist Track Album Label Year Comments New Approx. start time
Weather Warlock  Into the Lair of a Fullblood Gob   Options Sunset Waits For No Man  Rhinestone  2015       
Bil Tze  Wu Ying Chiao   Options Cosmic Discotheque: 12 Junkshop Disco Funk Gems from the 70s (V/A)  Take It Acid Is  1976      0:17:09 (Pop‑up)
Triple Negative  The Only Constant   Options Precious Waste In Our Wake  Penultimate Press      *   0:20:13 (Pop‑up)
The People Next Door  Husband and Wife   Options Cosmic Discotheque: 12 Junkshop Disco Funk Gems from the 70s (V/A)  Take It Acid Is  1974      0:23:34 (Pop‑up)
th' faith healers  Moona Inna Joona   Options Lido  Too Pure  1992      0:26:18 (Pop‑up)
Kikagaku Moyo  In A Coil   Options Stone Garden  Guruguru Brain  2017  catch 'em with Sarah Louise at Monty Hall next Thursday, June 27    0:29:25 (Pop‑up)
Diabolic Man  Diabolic Man   Options Cosmic Discotheque: 12 Junkshop Disco Funk Gems from the 70s (V/A)  Take It Acid Is  1974      0:35:19 (Pop‑up)
Carpetbag Trout  Track 4   Options Boyz From The Black Guff  Help For Zeros      *   0:38:17 (Pop‑up)
 
Carpetbag Trout  Track 1   Options Boyz From The Black Guff  Help For Zeros      *   0:49:45 (Pop‑up)
City & i.o  Bitter   Options Spirit Volume  PTP      *   0:52:56 (Pop‑up)
Playdate  Tape II AM   Options Manitoulin Tapes  Séance Centre      *   0:55:52 (Pop‑up)
Okkoto  Empire Everywhere   Options Fear The Veil Not The Void  Okkoto        0:59:54 (Pop‑up)
Zodiac  Zodiac   Options Disco Alliance  Melodiya (USSR)  1980      1:03:38 (Pop‑up)
Pharaoh  Ramses - Part 1   Options Cosmic Discotheque: 12 Junkshop Disco Funk Gems from the 70s (V/A)  Take It Acid Is  1975      1:08:43 (Pop‑up)
Vangelis  Come On   Options Earth  Vertigo  1974      1:12:25 (Pop‑up)
Van Der Graaf Generator  Killer   Options H to He, Who Am the Only One  Dunhill  1970      1:14:39 (Pop‑up)
Venom  In League With Satan   Options Welcome to Hell  Neat  1981      1:22:45 (Pop‑up)
Va Banque  Kanon   Options In Einzelteilen  Baumusik      *   1:26:08 (Pop‑up)
 
Everly Brothers  Sing Me Back Home   Options Holding Things Together - The Merle Haggard Songbook (V/a)  Ace  1968      1:41:05 (Pop‑up)
John Zorn  White and Lazy - Homecoming   Options Film Works 1986-1990  Elektra Nonesuch  1991      1:44:48 (Pop‑up)
Simon Joyner & Roy Montgomery  Tongue of a Child   Options Low Fidelities & Infidelities (Demos & Covers)  Grapefruit      *   1:46:12 (Pop‑up)
Less Motion  Noise Pillow   Options Less Motion  Jeff Mullan        1:50:34 (Pop‑up)
Edgard Varèse  Ionisation   Options Columbia Symphony Orchestra    1931      1:57:08 (Pop‑up)
Rolando Bruno  Tortuguita Marina   Options Bailazo  Voodoo Rhythm  2015      2:01:49 (Pop‑up)
UT  Bedouin   Options Confidential 12" EP  Out Records  1984      2:05:41 (Pop‑up)
Performance  Red Bullet   Options Cosmic Discotheque: 12 Junkshop Disco Funk Gems from the 70s (V/A)  Take It Acid Is  1975      2:11:51 (Pop‑up)
 
Alan Vega  Wipeout Beat   Options Saturn Strip  Ze / Elektra  1983      2:21:10 (Pop‑up)
Bombadil  Breathless   Options Bob Stanley & Pete Wiggs present Three Day Week: When The Lights Went Out 1972-1975 (V/a)  Ace  1972      2:26:43 (Pop‑up)
Utopia  Back On The Street   Options Oops! Wrong Planet  Bearsville  1977      2:29:36 (Pop‑up)
U.S. Girls  Red Ford Radio   Options Go Grey  Siltbreeze  2009      2:33:38 (Pop‑up)
Vanishing Twin  Language Is a City (Let Me Out!)   Options The Age Of Immunology  Fire        2:36:03 (Pop‑up)
The Weird Weeds  Save The Dogs   Options I Miss This  Autobus  2008      2:40:30 (Pop‑up)
Fairport Convention   Tried So Hard   Options Heyday: BBC Radio Sessions 1968-1969  Ryko        2:41:58 (Pop‑up)
Bobby Vee  Please Don't Ask About Barbara   Options The Very Best Of  UA        2:44:48 (Pop‑up)
Lou Reed  Little Sister   Options sdtk, "Get Crazy"  Mopocco  1983      2:47:10 (Pop‑up)
Weird Paul  Scott Baio Was Seen at The (Legendary) Pink Dot Convenience Store Buying 12 Cans of Tuna and a Carton of Cigarettes   Options Lo Fidelity, Hi Anxiety  Homestead Records   1991      2:52:53 (Pop‑up)
Wedding Present  Getting Better   Options 12" EP  Reception Records  1988      2:55:30 (Pop‑up)

Listener comments!

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:01pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

DO IT.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:02pm Carmichael:

Heya Scotty and future people.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:02pm Krys O.:

Greetings!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:03pm tim from champaign:

Hey Scott, great start!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:04pm Greg from ZONE 5:

Oi Scotty!
  Mon. 6/17/19 3:05pm Warwick joe:

Work just like every other day. Until the guy who’s installing the speakers on this job comes over and says he used to be a WFMU dj and compliments my radio station choice. Larry Ozone. Nice dude
  Mon. 6/17/19 3:06pm katharsis:

Hello and thanks
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:06pm tim from champaign:

I love that Quintron started weird and has continued to get weirder.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:07pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

Pre-clickie'd for superior convenience.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:08pm Chris from DC:

It is at that.
  Mon. 6/17/19 3:10pm Andrea in Jersey City:

Hi!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:11pm Greg from ZONE 5:

MAXIMUM RIFFAGE
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:11pm Bas NL:

Heeyyyy! Us again!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:12pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

I changes Tones...w/ my FOOT!
Now has Full GobFuns...
Bashing Fuzz Happinesses.
Sky is Blue. June.
Space is Earth.
Round...
  Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:12pm destructo:

I like this, but I can't help thinking of Gob from Arrested Development
  Mon. 6/17/19 3:13pm Bjarne:

holy shit this is a good start!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:16pm Krys O.:

Whoa! Larry Ozone! Irwin and Jim Price worked for him in the 80s.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:16pm coelacanth∅:

hey Scott and all
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:18pm TDK60:

Hiya Scott, in from the drizzle.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:18pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Ono Cloud
Skelter Skronk
Sharrock Orbit
Open Horizontal Longest Days
Vertical Infinity
Energy
  Mon. 6/17/19 3:21pm Andrea in Jersey City:

I agree great start!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:22pm Scott Williams:

I'm here! So glad you are too, nice to see you all!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:28pm Chris from DC:

Th'Healers!
  Mon. 6/17/19 3:32pm McGreivey:

I saw these Faith Healers around the time this came out. they were really good live. The sound like themselves, but louder. I disapprove of the Th' affectation, but not enough to her them. I think it was at Brownie's, and I think the 18th Dye were also in the bill, and they were also great
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:33pm TDK60:

Hmmm, I already clicked K. Moyo some time in the past; don't remember doing so, but it sounds good.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:34pm mcgreivey:

Ugh. Autocorrect monster strikes.

*Not enough to hate them
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:37pm Chris from DC:

This comp is pretty amazing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:40pm listener james from westwood:

I think of this "It's hot!" sample with peculiar frequency.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:42pm TDK60:

It IS a radio station, isn't it?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:42pm chresti:

Hello!
Avatar Mon. 6/17/19 3:43pm northguineahills:

Those darn carpetbagging trout coming o'er from the Northern Atlantic and dictating what us South Atlantic schools of fish should do! (US Reconstruction reference).
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:43pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

That were a Set.
  Mon. 6/17/19 3:48pm Gary:

Saw Kikagaku Moyo and Sarah Louise in Charlotte Saturday. They blow most psych bands away live. Crowd went nuts. Go to Monty Hall! Sarah Louise is wonderful as well.
  Mon. 6/17/19 3:49pm Johnzon:

could Gob be short for Goblin?
Avatar Mon. 6/17/19 3:52pm northguineahills:

@Johnzon: And or slang for mouth.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:52pm TDK60:

Hi Chresti. // The Boyz are back and are we glad...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:53pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Hm. Etymology - Mouth / Goblin ?...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:54pm listener james from westwood:

Ah yes, that old Fairport nugget, "Gob Lin."
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 3:56pm steveo:

Thou schalt not drede of an arowe fliynge in the dai, of a gobelyn goynge in derknessis.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 3:57pm mcgreivey:

I want to see Kikagaku Moyu, but it's the same night as the Minus 5. What a die-lemma. Especially since I'll probably have to be out of town and not see either.
  Mon. 6/17/19 4:00pm adam_nspy:

Love this track
  Mon. 6/17/19 4:02pm Gary:

mcgreivey/ Central Park Thursday at 6 for a short set
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:03pm TDK60:

I have to leave the building (and have no portable radio, nor "smart" gizmo). Later...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:04pm mcgreivey:

Gary: ooh!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:04pm chresti:

Hi and later TDK60
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:10pm steveo:

*dances with ramses*
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:11pm Rich in Washington:

I feel like we're all wearing silver jumpsuits with silver platform heel boots.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:12pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Greetings, Commissioner Scott and advocates.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:12pm mrdonutsu:

This has a King Gizzard feel to it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:13pm tim from champaign:

Wait, is the Cosmic Dicotheque Duane's premium? My apologies if this was already explained during a readback.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:13pm The Oscar:

Okay, FINE, I'll buy this album already!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:15pm steveo:

i promised myself I would never ever clickystar vangelis *sob*
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:16pm V Priceless:

VDGG? F*ck yeah!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:16pm Rich in Washington:

OH YEAH!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:17pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

My fellow early Nov. baby Hammill...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:17pm tim from champaign:

Way to stand up to and face down the FMU Prog Police, Scott!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:17pm mcgreivey:

I strongly support the playing of this Van der Graaf track.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:22pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Pretty Things to Crimson's Stones?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:23pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Beloved of Voivod (Thx C.Pi!)
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:23pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

Favorite VDGG LP, this. Permanent classic.
  Mon. 6/17/19 4:24pm ProgMaster:

Beautiful as a day at the beach!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:25pm Rich in Washington:

OH YEAH!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:25pm V Priceless:

Uncle M played "Pioneers Over C." many moons ago
  Mon. 6/17/19 4:26pm jake.P:

Bravo!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:26pm tim from champaign:

Those weenie satanist bands that get played on Music for Mind control should really spend more time listening to Venom.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:26pm G:

Tipper Gore just had a major flashback
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:30pm The Oscar:

For those who enjoy both evil metal and lovely French new wave cinema: www.cinemetaltshirts.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:30pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Right tim ?! &/or just get a habit...
Avatar Mon. 6/17/19 4:31pm Pseu Braun:

SCOTT!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:31pm Scott Williams:

MISSIN' YEU PSEU!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:31pm mcgreivey:

I almost started talking about the Russian band Va-Bank, but then I remembered that I've done that before.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:32pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Varda - also ArchAngel of the Stars in Tolkienism...
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:34pm Roldan:

Van Der Graaf and Venom back to back?

I've been touched レのゔ
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:34pm mcgreivey:

Someone grabbed a fistful of V's from the library.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:36pm coelacanth∅:

Thanks Scott
gotta head out
take care
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:37pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Some other DJ must have checked out all the Van Halen already.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 4:37pm mcgreivey:

Alt VdGG title reading of "H to He Who...": "Hydrogen to Helium Who Am the Only One". Not that that makes any more obvious sense.
  Mon. 6/17/19 4:42pm Johnzon:

I love this track!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:42pm Kudubundu:

Scott. Grab a random track and see where we go from here?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:43pm V Priceless:

@ mcgreivey: was just thinking that, actually!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:46pm steveo:

it's a gas, gas, gas!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 4:53pm steveo:

wikipedia says "'H to He' in the title refers to the fusion of hydrogen nuclei to form helium nuclei, a basic exothermic reaction between the sun and stars." and cites the "media notes" on the album's back cover as the source of this information
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:00pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Zappa's hero.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:05pm chresti:

wow
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:09pm TDK60:

I was able to go into another building and pick up WFMU again. But I lost the comments' context so should just listen.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:20pm Ike:

Honk honk honk burp
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:23pm V Priceless:

@ steveo: nice one!
  Mon. 6/17/19 5:26pm David in London:

Vega did that ‘uh huh’ thing better than anyone save Elvis.
  Mon. 6/17/19 5:31pm INfluencer:

I hear T-Rex/Marc Bolan!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:31pm TDK60:

You can see farther up there, can't ya, with your platform shoes.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:31pm Carmichael:

Yahh baby! Kasim Sultan on lead vocals here.
Avatar Mon. 6/17/19 5:33pm Pseu Braun:

yestopia!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:34pm mcgreivey:

A Utopia deep Kasim Sulton track? Cool. They did this song on their tour last year. Kasim had some trouble hitting the high notes, but anyone would. He was 20 or 21 in 1977, and 39 years older in 2018, though his voice is still excellent.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:35pm mcgreivey:

Bad math alert: 41 years older.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:36pm V Priceless:

saw Todd earlier in the year on a cruise ship - killer set/band!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:41pm Carmichael:

I've seen him twice this year, and he's playing again up in Folsom. Todd fatigue ...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:41pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Neat-o.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:42pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...hello it's me...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:42pm Carmichael:

Kasim also got his teeth fixed. Noticed when he was playing for Blue Oyster Cult recently.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:44pm TDK60:

.ain't this a Gene Clark tune?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:44pm Carmichael:

Dang Scott, you're right in my wheelhouse this set!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:45pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Sure is TDK60. (For Michelle Phillips??)
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:45pm V Priceless:

fun show, Scott - thanx!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:47pm TDK60:

(Marissa Nadler said she can't listen to Gene Clark anymore. So I will.)
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:47pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

could Skeeter Davis be peeking 'round the corner?
Egad, the time!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:50pm listener james from westwood:

Whoa, Get Crazy, that was one bizarre film. How they got Lou Reed to not only be in the film but do a Lou Reed parody song in it, I will never know.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:50pm mcgreivey:

Wait. This Lou Reed track sounds like Scott Williams singing. Really. My clock radio gets a little static-y add fade-y this time of day, though.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:52pm Carmichael:

And Matt Warwick on bass. HEY!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:53pm TDK60:

I've also noticed a 'V' thing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:53pm listener james from westwood:

The Muppet Show + Blues Brothers = Get Crazy. I say this with love.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:54pm chresti:

Yeah, I thought it sounded like Scott..Lou
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:56pm chresti:

Thanks Scott!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:57pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

It's can't Todd no worse...Great Cover!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:57pm TDK60:

Really enjoyed your Variety (hee) show, Scott, the Volunteer coordinator (ha).
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:58pm Scott Williams:

thanks everyone! successfully ran down the clock here, din we? LJFW - agreed, totally
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:58pm Carmichael:

Thanks, buddy.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:58pm Rich in Washington:

Lee Ving is fun in that film. There's also one of the Coconuts (of Kid Creole & the..)in that film, if I'm not mistaken.
  Mon. 6/17/19 5:58pm Better:

Impeach.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:59pm Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

TY SW !
Yer just Outstanding.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:59pm Bas NL:

Thanks a lot of millions Scott! Three golden hours!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 6/17/19 5:59pm Rich in Washington:

Thanks, Scott! Great show!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/17/19 5:59pm mcgreivey:

I want to start a band that plays Wedding Present covers. That is, covers of their cover versions
Avatar Mon. 6/17/19 6:00pm Marshall Stacks:

Thanks for a great show, Scott
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