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March 17, 2012 Options
PUNK O' THE IRISH! Happy St. Patty's Day and Marathon Thanx!
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Options The Cherry Blossom Clinic with hostess Terre T

Saturdays 3 - 6pm (EDT) | On WFMU | 91.1, 90.1, 91.9 FM & wfmu.org
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Note: The music bed between sets is the william orbit remix of pierre henry's "psyche rock" taken from the 1997 album metamorphose -- messe pour le temps present featuring the music of pierre henry and michel colombier (FFRR/polygram 4562942).

The last column may have tons or NO info depending on how reliable my notes are. (I write up the set list as I play it)
Artist Title Album, Label, Format, Year, Notes (NR = New Release) Approx. start time
THE UNDERTONES  What's with Terry?   Options Hypnotised. Castle. CD. (2000) Reissue of 1980 LP  
THIN LIZZY  Jailbreak   Options Thin Lizzy at the BBC. Mercury. CD. -NR 0:03:03 )  
48 HOURS  Back to Ireland   Options (v/a) Avon Calling: The Bristol Compilation. Cherry Red. CD box set. (2005) Recorded circa 1979 0:06:31 )  
VICTIM  The Teen Age   Options Illuminated Records. 7". (1980) Produced by Rat Scabies 0:10:11 )  
STIFF LITTLE FINGERS  Suspect Device   Options Inflammable Material. Ryko. CD. (2004) Reissue of 1979 LP 0:13:08 )  
THE MOONDOGS  She's Nineteen   Options (v/a) The Good Vibrations Story. Dojo Limited. CD. (1994) From 1979 single 0:15:37 )  
RADIATORS FROM SPACE  Television Screen   Options Chiswick. 7". (1979) On Terre's 2009 marathon premium! 0:18:09 )  
BELFAST GYPSIES  People Let's Freak Out   Options Them Belfast Gypsies. Rev-Ola. CD. (2003) Them minus Van Morrison. Reissue of 1967 LP 0:20:22 )  
THEM  Baby Please Don't Go   Options In Reality. Happy Tiger. LP. (1971) More post-Morrison Them. 0:22:39 )  
EIRE APPARENT  The Clown   Options (v/a) Real Life Permanent Dreams: A Cornucopia of British Psychedelia. Castle. CD box set. (2007) From 1969 single. Noel Redding and Robert Wyatt on backing vox and Jimi Hendrix on guitar! 0:27:04 )  
THE ORANGE MACHINE  Dr. Crippen's Waiting Room   Options (v/a) We Can Fly Volume 4: 25 Psych Rarities 1966-1971. Past & Present. CD. (2003) 0:30:28 )  
THE ORANGE MACHINE  Three Jolly Little Dwarfs   Options (v/a) Irish Rock: Ireland's Beat Groups 1964-69. Sequel. CD. (1993) 0:33:34 )  
THE CREATURES  It Must Be Love   Options (v/a) My First Day Without You: New Rubble Volume 1. Radioactive. CD. (2005) From 1965 single. Compiled by Nick Saloman of Bevis Frond. 0:35:36 )  
THE SPECTRES  The Facts of Life   Options UED. 45. (1965) 0:38:06 )  
NIPS  All The Time in The World   Options Bops, Babes, Booze & Bovver. Big Beat. LP. (1987) Late 70s recordings from a young Shane McGowan 0:40:03 )  
PROTEX  Don't Ring Me Up   Options Good Vibrations. 7". (1978) 0:43:07 )  
THE WHEELS  Bad Little Woman   Options (v/a) Nuggets II: Original Artyfacts fron the British Empire & Beyond, 1964-1969. Rhino. CD box set. (2001) 0:45:57 )  
BELFAST GYPSIES  Gloria's Dream   Options Them Belfast Gypsies. Rev-Ola. CD. (2003) Them minus Van Morrison. 45 mix available as bonus track on reissue of 1967 LP. 0:48:32 )  
SHAMROCK  She's Flying   Options (v/a) Meet Me in the Time Tunnel: Obscure Powerpop from The Land of the Lost 1978 - 1985. Wizzard In Vinyl. CD. (2004) 0:51:01 )  
GILBERT O'SULLIVAN  Get Down   Options I'm a Writer, Not a Fighter. MAM. LP. (1973) 0:53:03 )  
MY BLOODY VALENTINE  Paint a Rainbow   Options (v/a) Rough Trade Shops Indie Pop Volume 1. Rough Trade. CD box set. (2004) From 1987 single 0:56:01 )  
PROTEX  I Can Only Dream   Options Polydor. 7". (1979) 0:58:12 )  
EXILE IN THE KINGDOM  Freedom   Options (v/a) World Class Punk. RIOR. CD. (1998) Reissue of 1984 cassette 1:00:43 )  
SO COW  Mokpo   Options Meaningless Friendly. Tic Tac Totally. LP. (2010) 1:04:05 )  
SO COW  Moon Geun Young   Options s/t. Tic Tac Totally. LP. (2009) 1:05:47 )  
 
SHONEN KNIFE  The Luck of the Irish   Options 712. 1991. LP. (Rockville) Backing vocals by Steve and Jeff McDonald of Red Kross! 1:31:02 )  
STIFF LITTLE FINGERS  78 Revolutions a Minute   Options Rough Trade. 7". (1978) B-side of "Alternative Ulster" 1:34:10 )  
EIRE APPARENT  Yes I Need Someone   Options Buddah. 45. (1968) 1:36:55 )  
TASTE  Blister On The Moon   Options S/T. Atco. LP. (1969) 1:39:57 )  
 
HAWKWIND  It's So Easy   Options Hall of the Mountain Grill. EMI. CD. (1996) Reissue of 1974 LP 1:53:16 )  
LIGHTNING  William   Options 1968-1971. Arf! Arf!. CD. (2007) 1:59:17 )  
NIGHT BIRDS  Day After Trinity   Options The Other Side of Darkness. Grave Mistake. CD. -NR 2:01:04 )  
RADAR EYES  Bear Bee   Options S/T. HoZac. CD. -NR 2:03:04 )  
FUNGI GIRLS  Velvet Days   Options Some Easy Magic. HoZac. CD. (2011) 2:06:39 )  
COMET GAIN  Record Collection   Options Tigertown Pictures. Kill Rock Stars. (1998) 2:09:48 )  
SEX CULT  Errand Boy   Options Errand Boy EP. Goner. 7". -NR 2:14:00 )  
SKUNKS  Earthquake Shake   Options Can't Get Loose 7". Last Laugh. 7". -NR 2:15:46 )  
THE MEN  Turn It Around   Options Open Your Heart. Sacred Bones. CD. -NR 2:19:03 )  
PHOTOBOOTH  Kill the Weekend   Options Pretty Baby EP. Raw Deluxe. 7". (2008) Robbie and Tim from Ty Segall's backing band 2:22:21 )  
MIND SPIDERS  Play You Out   Options Meltdown. Dirtnap. CD. -NR 2:25:21 )  
JOEL RL PHELPS AND THE DOWNER TRIO  Kelly Grand Forks   Options Customs. Moneysh. CD. (2004) 2:27:44 )  
MAGNITUDE 3  Melvin   Options Goner. 7". Gender bender cover of "Gloria" -NR 2:30:48 )  
 
SULTANS OF PING F.C.  Where's My Jumper?   Options Casual Sex In The Cineplex. Rhythm King Records. CD. (1993) Thank you Other David! 2:48:52 )  
RUDI  Overcome By Fumes   Options (v/a) The Good Vibrations Story. Dojo Limited. CD. (1994) From 1979 single. For the Nate the K 2:52:00 )  
THE UNDERTONES  Top Twenty   Options Listening In: The Radio Sessions 1978-1982. Sancutary. CD. (2004) 2:54:25 )  
THIN LIZZY  Emerald   Options Live and Dangerous. Warner Bros.. LP. (1978) 2:56:23 )  
 

Listener comments!

  Sat. 3/17/12 3:04pm Lanie Doe:

Happy Paddys Day, Terre! Waiting all day in St. John's, NL, Canada for your program - it's our favorite. Were a bunch of drunks who drink and listen to you every Sat. Cheers for the good music!
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:04pm On the Yazoo:

hey Terre, and to all the rest. Can't stay today.. got some gravel to move.. but I'll replay the show tonight. Had to stay long enough to catch one song....
Avatar    Sat. 3/17/12 3:16pm DJ Terre:

Heya guys! Happy St Patrix! Thx everybody who pledged to WFMU/my show!!
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:22pm massmurdermedia:

howdy from texas... you, like, rule & stuff...
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:27pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

I'm green. With envy.
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:27pm Ron:

what a hot show so far! rock rock rock! Keep it going Terre!!!!!!!!!!!!
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:32pm YEAH:

ROCK ROCK ROCK!
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:44pm rookie dj:

hahaha I've left the turntable speed wrong and changed it with the song going, too. maybe there's hope for me?
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:45pm Bucky:

oh Terre... it's my birthday today and it's been pretty awful so far, but it's all been okay since I tuned in near the top of the hour to find "Jailbreak" playing. Thank you so much, keep it up.
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:46pm other david:

Listening in Ireland Terre - you're spoiling us!

My dad went down to the docks in Dublin in the 1960's to see off The Creatures as they went to the UK to try and make it.

Also saw Skid Row (with Phil Lynott) and early incarnations of Thin Lizzy in Dublin's "The Go-Go".
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:51pm Antwan:

Took me an embarrassingly long time to realise why this is exclusively Irish bands...
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:53pm other david:

(that was of course an Irish 60's band called Skid Row, which Phil Lynott was kicked out of by Brush Shiels... and the rest as they say, is history!)
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:53pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

Kim Fowley autographed by copy of "Gloria's Dream."
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:54pm David Shortell:

Is that the same Creatures of whom a member is interviewed in "Charlie is My Darling", the documentary of the Rolling Stones 1965 tour of Eire?
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:54pm erika:

greeeeat show, keep it up please!!
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:58pm todd_elkin:

I had the "get down" 45 when I was 12 (aka when it came out)
  Sat. 3/17/12 3:59pm other david:

@David Shortell - I've never actually watched that, but it's bound to be!
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:00pm Stu:

David - I believe it is the same band.
Avatar    Sat. 3/17/12 4:02pm DJ Terre:

Thx for the kind words! Sucha gorgeous day out here in JC, NJ! Feel free to make IRISH rock suggestions!
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:04pm Juke Joint Jonny:

request: anything by Sultans of Ping, F.C.
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:06pm rookie dj:

cashier no. 9 "when jackie shone"
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:06pm other david:

I second the Sultans of Ping F.C. suggestion!

Maybe some Taste
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:07pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

And don't forget the other Skid Row with the late Gary Moore.
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:12pm jp:

so cow crazy good. where have i been?
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:14pm Jeremy:

That Exile in the Kingdom track was great! Never heard of 'em b4 Thanks DJ
Terre T!
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:17pm Ignore Function:

Not Irish, but the band Green would be appropriate.
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:18pm David Shortell:

I looked forward to seeing So Cow kick off his 2010 U.S. tour at Asbury Lanes, but I recall a blizzard forced the show's cancelation.
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:22pm Skirkie:

Could be wearing anything... or nothing.
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:25pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

Skid Row was not an early incarnation of Thin Lizzy.
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:27pm other david:

Yep it wasnt, Lynott was just a member and Brush Shiels kicked him out and Phil then formed Thin Lizzy!
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:34pm olivier:

tonight, I learn how to say "I'm drunk" in scottish.smart,isn't it? . sorry I'm french. happy St Patrick!
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:38pm chad from oregon:

Great show today! Happy St Patricks Day Terre and all!
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:44pm other david:

woo!
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:45pm olivier:

honey!
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:49pm efd:

Suburban St. Paddy's update: Just driving home from running an errand at Lowe's, and there was a bit of a traffic jam because police were checking on a guy who apparently passed out (or fell asleep) in his pick-up truck as a stop light.

Great show Terre, and hey Pauly B.!
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:51pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

Oh, so it was sort of like Jeff Connolly joining DMZ, taking over and then forming Lyres with the same guys.
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:56pm Nate the K:

Hey guys and gals. Great show.
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:58pm PL:

Hmm, those mellotrons remind me... How about spinning Strawbs' Grave New World? Inspired by the Troubles, I believe.
  Sat. 3/17/12 4:59pm Nate the K:

I often feel my life suffers from a dearth of Hawkwind. I needed this.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:00pm PL:

A Hawkwind is for life, not just for Stonehenge.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:01pm Pick Up Truck Driver:

Shorry, occifer, I wuzh lishnin ta da Irish moozhick on da raddio.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:01pm Chip Fontaine:

YEAH! HAWKWIND! hi terre!
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:04pm Nate the K:

Got any Rudi?
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:09pm Orange Blossom Dan:

Radar eyes..yes.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:10pm other david:

This entire set.. yes!
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:16pm dc pat:

huh, wha? where am I??
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:17pm dc pat:

My entire family is wearing Republic of Ireland soccer jerseys right now.....except my wife, who is not Irish...sniff....
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:20pm Gina:

The Skunks! My favorites!!!!!!!!
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:21pm kp:

Taste.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:21pm BadGuyZero (Dallas, TX):

Thanks for playing that Night Birds track. I'm going to check them out.

I'll also be tracking down many of the other records you've played today. Great show as always. Cheers from Texas!
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:22pm ScottC:

the earthquake shake is the last dance I want to do heading in to earthquake season in the bay area (april and october)
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:23pm PB:

Joined late today (around 4:45) but great show, as usual.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:26pm dc pat:

more SLF?
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:27pm dc pat:

oh, wait--you haven't played Undertones yet!
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:27pm dc pat:

embarrassing....#1, sorry I'll shut up now...
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:27pm PB:

I knew there would be a Ty Segall connection. Didn't (or doesn't) Mikal Cronin also play in Ty's band?
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:29pm Little Bunny (jodi):

Making my Saturday amazing, once again, Terre. XOXO Do you have any of The Action handy? Wanna send out "Brain" to TS and TL!
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:30pm BadGuyZero (Dallas, TX):

Aah yes...Mind Spiders! From the other side of the Dallas/Fort Worth metromess.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:35pm other david:

Supoib!
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:35pm G L O R I A:

They're playing my song!!! Kinda.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:35pm seang:

This is awesome
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:40pm Ignore Function:

Pandoras?
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:40pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

The Belles and then the Tryfles in the '80s.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:41pm Skirkie:

I never liked that. Is everyone a woman on International Women's Day?
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:41pm Listener Jumpy from Brooklyn:

An answer record, not a cover.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:41pm Todd:

The Headcoatees
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:42pm BadGuyZero (Dallas, TX):

You should have been at the 35 Denton music festival last weekend.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:45pm seang:

Argy Bargy!
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:45pm the glowing one:

terre, I can feel the vinyl energy coming through here, makes me all tingly and fizzy!
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:48pm Steve-O:

Hi Terre and company! Sorry I missed the opening of the show. Will tune in later on....and happy St. Patrick's Day! :-)
Avatar    Sat. 3/17/12 5:50pm AP Paulie B:

What Terre Just Said:
Mike Sin guest DJ spot on "The Defective Jukebox" with Jim Reicken
Saturday, 3/17
btwn 6 and 9 pm (EDT)
WFDU, 89.1 FM, www.wfdu.fm
Avatar    Sat. 3/17/12 5:51pm AP Paulie B:

What Terre Just Said:
Tonight at Don Perdo's: the 5th Anniversary of Hullabaloo at Don Pedro! Born Loose, Foster Care and 45 Adapters. Shimmy and Charles DJing.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:53pm Little Bunny (jodi):

L O V E this song!!
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:54pm other david:

I drunkenly sang/played this on guitar at too many parties in days gone by.
  Sat. 3/17/12 5:57pm other david:

Superb show - Thanks Terre T & Paulie B!
  Sat. 3/17/12 6:06pm Kees, Nijmegen (NL):

'Teenage Kicks" was John Peel's favourite song, but The Fall was his favourite band.
  Sat. 3/17/12 6:07pm Juke Joint Jonny:

Hey, thanks for "Where's Me Jumper?" Great show all the way through!
  Sat. 3/17/12 6:09pm Steve-O:

Can't believe I missed you again, Terre! I was pretty impressed with the last few songs and I hope to listen to the archives later tonight. Enjoy the rest of your weekend everyone, and again, have a happy St. Patrick's Day! =)
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