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A pennant-winning battery of songland. Ongoing feature: Single File, a half-hour of randomly selected small records with big holes.

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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments New Approx. start time
Cannonball Adderley  Capricorn   Options Cannonball Adderley Presents "Soul Zodiac"  Capitol  1972  LP      0:00:00 ()
Mary Lou Williams  Aries   Options Zodiac Suite  Smithsonian Folkways  1995  CD  From 1945    0:08:06 ()
Dennis Coffey and the Detroit Guitar Band  Scorpio   Options Evolution  Sussex  1971  LP      0:10:22 ()
Lanlord and Tenants  Sagittarius   Options Absolute Funk Vol. 1  Body & Soul  2005  MP3      0:14:41 ()
Jose Feliciano  Virgo   Options And the Feeling's Good  RCA  1974  LP      0:17:30 ()
Chico Arnez  Aquarius   Options New Sounds of Chico Arnez  Contour  1972  MP3      0:20:40 ()
 
The Spies  My Radio   Options Radio Ready: Texas Volume One  Cheap Rewards  2013  LP  From 1979  *   0:29:20 ()
The Skunks  Hurt   Options The Skunks  Republic  1982  LP      0:32:07 ()
Shoes  Love Took a Turn   Options Bazooka  The Numero Group  2013  LP  Recorded 1975  *   0:35:53 ()
The Tweeds  She's the Girl (Who Said No)   Options Perfect Fit  Autobahn  1980  EP      0:38:55 ()
Josie Cotton  (Let's Do) The Black-Out   Options   BOMP!  1981  12"      0:41:59 ()
Edith Nylon  Waldorf   Options Je Suis Punk: The Very Best of European Punksploitation  No Label  2013  LP  From 1979  *   0:44:54 ()
The Elevators  Friends   Options Frontline  Arista  1980  LP      0:47:19 ()
Sonny and the Sunsets  Girl on the Street   Options Antenna to the Afterworld  Polyvinyl  2013  CD    *   0:51:12 ()
Alex Bleeker & the Freaks  Who Are You Seeing?   Options How Far Away  Woodsist  2013  CD    *   0:54:07 ()
The Mantles  Don't Cross Town   Options Long Enough to Leave  Slumberland  2013  CD    *   0:56:48 ()
 
Sex Clark Five  Beyond the Doomed Horizon   Options Rembrandt X  Records to Russia  2013  CD    *   1:05:32 ()
XTC  Summer's Cauldron/Grass   Options The Skylarking Interview with Andy Partridge  Geffen  1986  LP      1:08:04 ()
Gabor Szabo  Summer Breeze   Options Mizrab  CTI  1973  LP      1:15:25 ()
Eivind Opsvik  Neil   Options Overseas III  Loyal  2008  CD      1:21:32 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
 
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Single File: a bunch of 45s in a row, all random-like
Shirley Ellis  The Clapping Song (Clap Pat Clap Slap)   Options   Congress  1965  45      1:33:04 ()
The Teenos  Love Only One   Options   Dub  1958  45      1:35:15 ()
Cochise  Love's Made a Fool of You   Options   Liberty  1970  45      1:37:44 ()
Radha Krishna Temple (London)  Govinda   Options   Apple  1970  45      1:40:33 ()
Paul McCartney  Coming Up   Options   Columbia  1980  45      1:45:15 ()
Section Vingt Cinq  Oyo Achel Ada   Options   Factory  1981  45  Section 25, o'course    1:49:06 ()
Decameron  Breakdown of the Song   Options   Mooncrest  1974  45      1:53:31 ()
The Dodgers  Just Wanna Love You   Options   Island  1976  45      1:56:37 ()
Gladys Knight & the Pips  It's Summer   Options   Soul  1968  45      1:59:20 ()
 
Françoise Hardy  The Garden of Jane Delawney   Options Midnight Blues: Paris London 1968-72  Ace  2013  CD  From 1972  *   2:15:43 ()
Trees  Geordie   Options On the Shore  Columbia  1993  CD  From 1970    2:18:38 ()
Deep Night  Remember the Pilgrim   Options The Sixth Station  The Numero Group  2013  LP  From 1982  *   2:23:42 ()
Neil Young with Crazy Horse  Round and Round (It Won't Be Long)   Options Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere  Reprise  1969  LP  Featuring Robin Lane    2:28:56 ()
Chris Darrow  Song for Steven   Options Artist Proof  Drag City  2013  CD  demo version (bonus reissue track); 1972  *   2:34:30 ()
Athanor  Inner Space   Options Flashback  Guerssen  2013  CD  From 1973  *   2:37:24 ()
Shimson Miel  The Holy Zohar   Options Orchard of the Whispering Embers  A.R.S.  2013  CD  ca. 1977  *   2:40:59 ()
Kaleidoscope  Banjo   Options Pulsating Dream: The Epic Recordings  Acadia/Evangeline  2004  CD  From 1969    2:43:33 ()
George Stavis  My Favorite Things   Options Labyrinths  Vanguard  1969  MP3      2:46:34 ()
Slim Whitman  Love Song of the Waterfall   Options Slim Whitman Favorites  Imperial  1956  LP      2:54:21 ()

Listener comments!

     Thu. 6/20/13 9:02am 12539:

Yip Yip!
  Thu. 6/20/13 9:03am Glenn m:

good morning Joe
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 9:03am Cheri Pi:

Ditto.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 9:03am PKNY:

Good morning, and a shoutout to all the Capricorns out there!
  Thu. 6/20/13 9:04am KP:

Hello Joe.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:06am Joe McG:

'Morning, all! What's your sign?
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 9:07am KP:

Do Not Pass Go.
  Thu. 6/20/13 9:08am Glenn m:

you dont have to worry about getting locked out in the middle of a show with this time slot! sagitarius
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:08am Dr. Goot:

Guten Morgen
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 9:08am Cheri Pi:

Aquarius!
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 9:08am KP:

Capricorn.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:08am Joe McG:

Have I got one for YOU, Cheri!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:08am Rick from SC:

Scorpio says good morning
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:09am DCE:

morning, Joe
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:10am Joe McG:

Rick, you are about to be served.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:11am Rick from SC:

Good deal!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:12am Mike East:

Aries, reporting
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 9:12am PKNY:

Can we do it old-school hip-hop style, since the "Scorpio" drum break is rocking right now?

"I'm PKNY, my word is born, and my zodiac sign is Capricorn!"
  Thu. 6/20/13 9:13am common:

mornin...from a taurus
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:13am Joe McG:

@PKNY: Nice! Auditioning for the Floaters, I see.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 9:13am Cheri Pi:

Wooohoo! I'll be sitting on the edge of my seat then.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 9:14am PKNY:

I'm about to start uprocking in my office!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:14am DCE:

funky...I watched "Switchblade Sisters" last night, so this is seamless
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:16am Joe McG:

@DCE: I haven't seen it! Should I?
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 9:17am PKNY:

If the theme is going to be breakbeats and Zodiac signs, I'm gonna be a happy guy this morning.
  Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:17am Ralphine:

Good luck finding a song for Ophiuchus.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:18am Joe McG:

@Ralphine: Ha! Don't think I didn't think about it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:18am DCE:

oh yes, definitely, Joe! a stone-cold classic.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 9:18am PKNY:

Holy crap, funky Feliciano! Sounds like they were hanging out and listening to Funkadelic records!
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 9:19am Sem Chumbo:

Half way there for the Leo-Virgo cusp.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:25am fleep:

What a stellar beginning.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 9:25am Cheri Pi:

AWESOME!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 9:25am Michele:

Joe I'm here!!!! You're the best, so happy to finally be able to hear the show live!
  Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:26am Ralphine:

I think of "Old Turkey Buzzard" when I think of Jose Feliciano.
  Thu. 6/20/13 9:28am Glenn m:

the woman next to me just threatened to cut the guy next her's throat for typing to loud...
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 9:28am KP:

Joe, you & me & JC!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:28am Meghan:

That new zodiac sign is NOT a sign. I refuse to accept it. Messing up a good thing. Though it did not change my sign, Aquarius, but it's still silly.....
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:30am fleep:

@Glenn m Suggest switching to decaf.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:33am Joe McG:

Hey, Michele! So nice to see you on my playlist! @Meghan: I don't know much about it! @fleep: Thanks, fleep!
  Thu. 6/20/13 9:33am Glenn m:

tensions run high in this old maitenance closet that they call an office
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:34am Matt from Springfield:

Aries here!
Great set Joe! But, that's only six signs! You're on the hook to play the other six sometime!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:35am tim from champaign:

Is this the same "Earthquake Shake" Skunks?
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:36am Joe McG:

@tim: You got it, same dudes.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:42am tim from champaign:

Do you have any Dwight Twilley on you, Joe?
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:43am Joe McG:

@tim: Funny you should say that! I was going to bring some, but I played him a couple of weeks ago on Single File, so....
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:45am tim from champaign:

Good deal, Joe! I saw Dwight Twilley about a month ago and have had Twilley on the brain since.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:51am tim from champaign:

Great set by the way, Joe. I joined in during the Spies.
  Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:51am Ralphine:

I just read this interesting tidbit in the NY Times' obituary for Slim Whitman: "Paul McCartney said Mr. Whitman gave him the idea of playing the guitar left-handed."
  Thu. 6/20/13 9:51am mrmucho:

Hey Joe, congrats on the call-up. Glad to be listening live.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:52am Joe McG:

Thanks, tim. Sometimes you have to scratch that power pop itch.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:54am Matt from Springfield:

Have to go to a really lame-o meeting, but will enthusiastically catch up with Single File and the rest of the show later!
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:55am Joe McG:

@Matt: Hey, Matt! Sorry to lose you to that icky work stuff.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 9:55am Joe McG:

@Ralphine: Slim Whitman died? Oh, man!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 9:55am Matt from Springfield:

Not lost Joe--only borrowed! :)
  Thu. 6/20/13 10:02am common:

i like "how are you seeing". can i steal that?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 10:03am Stevel:

Cancer is my sign. Crabby is my way.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:04am dc pat:

huh, apparently I like that Edith Nylon tune...
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:08am Joe McG:

@common: Of course! But the bigger question is what am I seeing! @Stevel: Crab!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:09am Cecile:

The only XTC album I really like. Thanks to Todd.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:10am Cecile:

I seem to both amuse and perplex people of the Cancer sign.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:12am Joe McG:

@Cecile: The first two XTC albums make me nervous.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:13am doca:

yes, i feel like i'm betraying myself for liking this xtc song.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:13am dc pat:

Go 2 and Drums and Wires are tops for me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:14am Rick from SC:

XTC still rocks in my book
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:15am tim from champaign:

I got this record when it came out. In retrospect, I think this might be one of the first non Top 40, pure pop records I got into.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:15am Cecile:

I can take them, they just don't move me. When they went pop, there was always something about Patridge's songs that put me off. I'm told the handful of songs I like by them are all written by Colin Moulding. Good to know.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:16am Joe McG:

This next tune goes out to Rich Hazelton.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:16am Dr. Goot:

English Settlement is beautiful
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 10:16am Cheri Pi:

Sweet.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:18am Cecile:

I should revisit them. Thanks to Sgt Pepper's being overplayed and bad radio, I had an allergy to a lot of "classic" Britishness that didn't dissipate until I started doing college radio.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 10:18am PKNY:

I have the "Mizrab" LP, but I don't remember Gabor's version of "Summer Breeze" was this dope. I'll have to dig that out when I get home.

BTW, there's a track called "Thirteen" on this record that is that heat.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:18am tim from champaign:

Death #3 happened. Kim Thompson of Fantagraphics passed on yesterday.
  Thu. 6/20/13 10:19am mrmucho:

Long live CTI
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:19am joe:

'ello folks
finally got here where should I put my stuff?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:20am Cecile:

oh no. that sucks tim.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:20am joe:

I'm a Cancer and yes that is my sign
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:20am Joe McG:

@joe: Anywhere you can find room, my friend.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:23am tim from champaign:

The early 90s Fantagraphics roster really changed my perspective of art and writing. In recent years, I got back into reading comics because the local library carries just about every graphic novel that comes out.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:31am lauren:

Joe!! what the heck are you doing on at this hour?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:31am lauren:

also are you oging to the listener meet up tonight? I may drag my butt to nj after work
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:33am fleep:

Let the random joy begin!
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:34am Joe McG:

@lauren: Hey, Lauren! Crazy, huh? Yes, I will see there if you are a-goin'.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 10:34am PKNY:

I think this is the Shirley Ellis track that Steinski heard Bambaataa spinning out back in the day, and having his mind blown.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 10:34am KevinfromBayRidge:

A mid-show hello , Joe & all. Taurus reporting heah! But it's all bull ( bad rim-shot!). Great Suzanne Vega show in Mad Sq Park last night...but nothin' compared to our present Surface Noise.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:36am Cecile:

this was what we grew up on as kids, not Radio Disney. All those weird little nursery rhymes.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:36am joe:

@ Tim totally with you tim. I had been involved in the "comics world" for years but there were many artists I did not get into until older and Fantagraphics made it so easy. About two or three years ago I finally found myself appreciating Crumbs work and those Complete Crumb books have been indispensable to me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:38am Parq:

Hi Joe, and friends. Really reaching into our collective back pages with SF this week, eh?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:39am Cecile:

this is pretty great. sounds like Eddie Money on vocs.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:40am Joe McG:

@Parq: Always! @Cecile: I wish!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:40am Cecile:

Fantagraphics were so broad in their taste in reissues, weirdos like Fletcher Hanks, oldies like Prince Valiant and Peanuts and of couse Love and Rockets.
  Thu. 6/20/13 10:41am mrmucho:

Rare Bo Diddley beat + pedal steel combo.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:42am tim from champaign:

I was a super late bloomer to Love & Rockets. Now it's one of my favorites.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 10:43am KevinfromBayRidge:

GoodGolly! Haven't heard this since I was in my in my mid-teens. George's baby of course.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 10:44am maestroso:

I remember hearing this on FMU back in the 70's.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 10:44am KevinfromBayRidge:

Yes youngens, Commercial Radio used to play this!
  Thu. 6/20/13 10:47am common:

such a good strange mccartney song.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:47am Rick from SC:

Saw him on a recent Colbert last night. Still looks young
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:47am Joe McG:

@Rick: He's got the best hairdyer in the biz!
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:48am Dr. Goot:

The video for "Coming Up" is fun too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:48am fleep:

Is that Linda chiming in?
  Thu. 6/20/13 10:49am will:

Is this Paul re-imagining Prince as played by Talking Heads??
  Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:49am Ralphine:

If I remember the video for Coming Up rightly, McCartney played all the instruments and was made up to look like Ron Mael on the keyboards.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:50am Dr. Goot:

www.youtube.com...
  Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:51am Ralphine:

I think Ringo's hairdyer does a better job than McCartney's.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:51am Joe McG:

Wow, a lot crud on this record. Pop city! I oughta clean it.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 10:53am Joe McG:

Just pretend the pops are part of the tribal percussion vibe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:54am Cecile:

hahah, that video is fun. And it probably cost a fortune to make back then...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:56am Parq:

Actually, I *did* think the pops were part of the effect. Still working on my first coffee. Looking forward to hearing the story behind that 45, by the way.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:57am fleep:

Ah, the spoils of creativity: I just got a residual check for 59 cents. Before taxes. Net 31 cents.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:57am Cecile:

...and make it look that good.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:57am Cecile:

fleep, what for if you don't mind me askin?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 10:58am northguineahills:

Fleep, reminds of a Seinfeld episode....
  Thu. 6/20/13 10:59am ?:

you've stopped streaming
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:00am fleep:

Cecile, the script for one episode of an 80s TV show called "Paper Dolls" that ran somewhere in Europe.
     Thu. 6/20/13 11:00am 12539:

Stream is fine here...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:01am Cecile:

wow! I remember that show, although I never saw it. nice.
  Thu. 6/20/13 11:02am KP:

Great songwriter song!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:06am Brian in UK:

Hello Joe & Co.

Midnight Mushrumps.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:08am Brian in UK:

B J Cole on pedal steel guitar.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:12am Brian in UK:

Cochise cover does not work on CD.
  Thu. 6/20/13 11:12am frenchee:

Speaking of 71-y-os, today is Brian Wilson's birthday~
He's a Gemini.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:18am Carmichael:

Morning Joe, and Hola everyone.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:18am Joe McG:

@frenchee: Somehow that makes perfect sense!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:18am osvi:

Whaaaaaat? Joe McGasko to see me off to work? That is what I am talking about!
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:19am Joe McG:

Hey, osvi! What do you know, I'm waking up with the birdies!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:20am northguineahills:

Trees!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:20am Mike East:

late commenting this, but that Spies track earlier really spoke to me as a fan of the radio. I suspect a lot of others here as well.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:21am Carmichael:

Oh, I'm a Leo, by the way.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:22am tim from champaign:

I like this Trees track.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:22am Joe McG:

Hey, Carm, we didn't get your sign earlier, but we'll try again another time. @ME: Glad you dug the Spies. I love songs about loving radio.
  Thu. 6/20/13 11:23am frenchee:

CAPRICORNS WILL STEAL THE HEAD OFFA NICKEL
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:23am joe:

this is one of those songs where the guitar sneaks up on ya.
  Thu. 6/20/13 11:24am mrmucho:

Great drum sound on this track
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:24am Brian in UK:

Happy Birthday Carmichael. I have the same BD as Stewart Copeland or vice versa. Who's he?
Next up? Lindisfarne?
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:25am Joe McG:

@Brian: I forgot my Jack the Lad record. I was going to play that today!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:25am Carmichael:

@Brian: yeah, Meet Me on the Corner. I have the same birthday as Mark Knopfler. And George Hamilton.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:25am fleep:

Speed version better. Go back.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 11:26am KevinfromBayRidge:

Thought that was Amy Allison!
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:26am Joe McG:

@frenchee: And I will, too. Heart first, though; then, head.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:26am Joe McG:

@fleep: Ha ha! @kevin: Ha ha ha!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:26am Carmichael:

That Trees track sounded like Fairport Convention, the Sandy Denny version.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:26am dc pat:

mrs. dc pat shares a birthday with Ringo...that's all I have to report.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:27am tim from champaign:

New Yo La Tengo?
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:27am Chris M.:

just woke up, hear this song, ready to "sleep" forever.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:28am northguineahills:

wait, wait, wait, it's Carmichael's bday? Hurrazah, and congratulations surviving for one more lap on this rock around the day star!
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:28am Joe McG:

Hey, Chris! Don't I usually put you to sleep? @Carmichael: Happy birthday, sir!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:29am Cheri Pi:

Carms! have a fantazztical Birthday Today!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:29am Carmichael:

No no, my birthday is in August (Leo). Brian got confused. You can verify that with Mark Knopfler.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:29am Brian in UK:

Carmichael I meant same day, same year. Hell who cares.

Alan Hull was a wonderful song writer.
  Thu. 6/20/13 11:30am KP:

Trees? Beautious.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 11:30am PKNY:

One of my favorite NY songs, good call!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:30am Cheri Pi:

HBD in advance then.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:31am Carmichael:

But thanks anyway, all. It's good to count heads, for those times when trouble comes.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:31am joe:

Oh good I'm not the only one who got the Neil Young vibe out of that.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:31am Mike East:

Hey, Happy Nonbirthday, Carmichael! That goes for everyone else, too!
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:32am Chris M.:

Joe: your show never made me sleeZZZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:32am Brian in UK:

Sorry Carmichael, wooden spoon effect. Your un-round. I'll have a beer. Thanks.
Happy un-Birthday
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:33am Mike East:

my copy of this record has a big scratch in the middle of Cinnamon Girl
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:33am fleep:

A Very Merry Unbirthday to You www.youtube.com...
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:33am Joe McG:

@Chris M: Wiseacre! :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:33am Brian in UK:

The Un-Thanks would slot in well here!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:35am Brian in UK:

Just about to read Neil's autobigraphy.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:36am still b/p:

Juuuust went and fetched the very merry unbirthday link to post....but was a hare late, and afleep at the wheel.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:36am Carmichael:

Thanks for reminding me, Brian, that today is Beersie day! I have an extra hour or so in my schedule to quality-check the various IPAs at the boozer.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:37am Brian in UK:

@fleep Lewis Carroll would turn in his rabbit hole.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 11:39am KP:

Appreciate your weakness for country rock, joe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:39am Brian in UK:

I've got a thirst you could photograph right now. Marstons Pedigree it is then.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:40am ChrisB.:

Joe, you have a very enjoyable program. Good radio.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:41am Brian in UK:

@KP it is not a weakness unless The Eagles appear.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:41am DCE:

@ KP, same here...this was the sound of my very young years, it's in me bones
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:41am Joe McG:

Why, thanks, Chris B.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 11:42am KP:

Harmonies, b-benders, sappy songs about horses ...
  Thu. 6/20/13 11:43am common:

whoa! holy zohar! this is great!
  Thu. 6/20/13 11:43am harveyjohn:

I be
I be likin' this!
Melancholia?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:44am Fernando M Pacheco:

I'm not missing Faye as much as I though I would. Great show today!
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:46am still b/p:

The Festival is in town this weekend. It's about beer, beer and beer. 200 of them. Too many monies for session tickets, though. I will do my sipping of creditable brews in standard bars & behavior.
  Thu. 6/20/13 11:46am Glenn m:

love me some banjo
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:46am Brian in UK:

Is this the same band that Chris Darrow was in? Side Trips & Beacons from Mars were always hard to find over here way back.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:47am Joe McG:

@Brian: That's totally what made me think of it!
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:47am Joe McG:

@glenn: More comin' your way!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:48am Carmichael:

Now we just need that high lonesome voice.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 11:49am KP:

Just ordered Kalediscope. This happens with Joe more than any other show, by far.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:50am Brian in UK:

Carmichael we had that earlier at 45rpm. Sorry Joe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:51am Brian in UK:

@KP that's how easy it is these days but forty years ago it was chase round the import shops in central London.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:52am Brian in UK:

Monty Python's Cheese Shop sketch anyone.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:53am Carmichael:

Japanese Sage Darby.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:53am MD:

THIS IS ONE OF MY FAVORITE THINGS RIGHT NOW!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:53am Cecile:

this is crazy. I thought he was just going to play My Favorite things, not channel John Coltrane. Pretty great.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:54am Cecile:

Brian, you aren't kidding on how hard it was to find things back in the day. Even in the 80s, I had a huge list of LPs and comics for friends all over the world.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:54am Brian in UK:

You got it Mr C

www.youtube.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:55am joe:

Shut that SHUT THAT BLOODY BOUZOUKI UP! Although i am very much enjoying this
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:55am MD:

tHANK yOU joE!!!
  Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:56am Ralphine:

I just have to pass on these comments to an article at CNN.com about Joe Torre's daughter catching a one-year-old who fell off a fire escape in Brooklyn:

LarryWord • 10 hours ago
Like father like daughter! Nice catch!!

mattpaul • 4 hours ago
Thank God it wasn't A-Rod -- E-5 and child goes to Emergency room.

Art Vandelay • 2 hours ago
A-Rod is no All-Star fielder, but nobody on the team is as awful a fielder as Eduardo Nunez. Guy couldn't catch a cold.

Steve • 2 hours ago
Not true, he would of caught the baby, but would of thrown it away,
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:56am Carmichael:

Ol' Slim's left us, man. But his music ives on hi-fi stereo.
Avatar Thu. 6/20/13 11:56am Joe McG:

YOu bEt, MD! Thanks everyone for listening! Hope you all have a grand week!
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 11:56am KP:

Brian, im in city now. i still chase music around. Just dont know what im buying.
Avatar    Thu. 6/20/13 11:57am KP:

Thank you, JMcG.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:57am fleep:

A great send off for a great morning. Thanks, Joe.
     Thu. 6/20/13 11:58am 12539:

Thanks, Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:58am northguineahills:

Thanks Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Thu. 6/20/13 11:58am Brian in UK:

Peerless, Joe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 11:59am joe:

great show Joe
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 6/20/13 12:00pm Carmichael:

Grazia, Guiseppe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 6/24/13 9:27pm Holly in NC:

Wonderful show, Joe. Esp liked Kaleidoscope into George Stavis. :-)
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