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Artist Song Album Label Images Approx. start time
Peter Jefferies  Guided Tour of a Well Known Street   Options The Last Great Challenge In A Dull World  De Stijl     
Angel Olsen  High & Wild   Options Burn Your Fire for No Witness  Jagjaguwar 
0:02:44 (Pop‑up)
Tom Tom Club  L'elephant   Options Tom Tom Club  Sire    0:06:24 (Pop‑up)
A.K. Klosowski & Pyrolator  What Made You So No Good   Options Home Taping Is Killing Music  Captain Trip/Atatak    0:11:01 (Pop‑up)
P.P. Arnold  Everything's Gonna Be Alright   Options The First Cut: The Immediate Anthology  Castle Music/Santuary Records    0:14:44 (Pop‑up)
George Barnes  Liza (All the Clouds'll Roll Away)   Options       0:17:38 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Bunny Kick   Options Uh-oh!  Asphodel    0:19:47 (Pop‑up)
Ween  Dr. Rock   Options The Pod  Shimmy Disc 
0:23:28 (Pop‑up)
Hollywood Argyles  Alley Oop   Options 7-inch single (originally)  Lute    0:26:42 (Pop‑up)
Aletha and the Memories  The Worst Record Ever Made   Options Kim Fowley: Outlaw Superman  Dionysus    0:29:15 (Pop‑up)
Althea and Donna  Uptown Top Ranking   Options Party Keller Vol. 1 (Compiled by Florian Keller) (various artists)  Compost    0:32:13 (Pop‑up)
Libby Holman  You and the Night and the Music   Options Originals: Musical Comedy 1909 - 1935 (various artists)  RCA 
0:35:54 (Pop‑up)
Boards of Canada  Jacquard Causeway   Options Tomorrow's Harvest  Warp    0:38:48 (Pop‑up)
A to Austr  Thumbquake and Earthscrew   Options Musics from Holyground  Holyground    0:42:18 (Pop‑up)
Jay Jay Johnson  Pennies From Heaven   Options The Eminent Jay Jay Johnson, vol. 2  Blue Note    0:44:49 (Pop‑up)
Donovan  The Land of Doesn't Have to Be   Options A Gift From A Flower To A Garden  Epic 
0:49:00 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Thomas Stronen 
Dispatches   Options Pohlitz  Rune Grammofon    0:51:21 (Pop‑up)
Scott Robinson  On a Turquoise Cloud   Options Thinking Big  Arbors    0:55:47 (Pop‑up)
Gelbart  Sophisticated Lady   Options Four Track Improvisations  Defekt    0:59:39 (Pop‑up)
unknown  Phonetic Alphabet - NATO   Options The Conet Project: Recordings Of Shortwave Numbers Stations  Irdial 
1:01:48 (Pop‑up)
Mulatu Astatqe  February   Options Ethiopiques Vol. 4: Ethio Jazz & Musique Instrumentale1969-1974  Buda Musique    1:06:30 (Pop‑up)
Daniel Donahoo  Information in Bb   Options poem from "In Bb"  Daniel Donahoo    1:10:14 (Pop‑up)
Incredible String Band  Little Cloud   Options The 5000 Spirits Or The Layers Of The Onion  Elektra; Hannibal reissue    1:12:14 (Pop‑up)
Joseph Goldstein  Clouds that wander through the sky   Options from this talk (at 55:45)  Dharma Seed 
1:16:26 (Pop‑up)
People Like Us  Push the Clouds Away   Options Welcome Abroad  Illegal Art    1:16:56 (Pop‑up)
Louis Armstrong  A Kiss to Build a Dream On   Options 78  Decca    1:19:59 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Obeng Ungu & Julan Buntu with Group 
Menyelam Pakai Pipa Udara   Options 1951: Sumatran Ladies Wearing Hats as Outlawed By Goverment  Hot Air    1:22:41 (Pop‑up)
Big Blood  Sick With Information   Options Fight for Your Dinner  dontrustheruin    1:28:47 (Pop‑up)
Tim Winsky  Bandle Bobble (Bubble Bobble Live by Hampshire Regional High School)   Options Seed 64 (various artists)  Headphonica 
1:33:51 (Pop‑up)
Pugh Rogefeldt  Love, Love, Love   Options Ja, Da a Da!  Metronome    1:37:52 (Pop‑up)
Robert L. Hines as Toby Jones  Jones Big Ass Truck Rental and Storage   Options YouTube video  bigdogeatchild    1:41:25 (Pop‑up)
Lefties Soul Connection  Organ Donor   Options Party Keller Vol. 2 (various artists)  Compact Medien    1:42:52 (Pop‑up)
Robert L. Hines as Toby Jones  more Jones   Options YouTube video  bigdogeatchild    1:46:08 (Pop‑up)
Wretched Refuse String Band  Thumbelina   Options self-titled  Beet 
1:47:07 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Piero Umiliani feat. Shawn Robinson 
Power Stations   Options The Man and the City  Right Tempo    1:50:48 (Pop‑up)
John Kirby  Keep Smilin'   Options Laughing in Rhythm (various artists)  Stash    1:53:58 (Pop‑up)
Tiny Tim  Fill Your Heart   Options God Bless Tiny Tim  Reprise    1:56:56 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Tim Winsky 
Bandle Bobble (Bubble Bobble Live by Hampshire Regional High School)   Options Seed 64 (various artists)  Headphonica 

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:10am Artie Haywire:

Forecast: Cloudy with 100% chance of rhythmic ecstasy.
Avatar 11:12am βrian:

I brought my lawn chair, and I'm staking my claim.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:15am Charlie:

Hey, earlybirds -- here's something to keep you busy while you wait: www.abubillamusic.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:49am annie:

woot!!loggin in to say i'm just listening, not commenting.. have data entry to do today..OO and live playlists argue
Avatar 11:54am Michael:

Hi Charlie. Lots of clouds today.
Avatar 12:00pm ndbob:

afternoon Charlie and everyone!
Avatar 12:01pm bobdoesthings:

good afternoon
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:02pm Parq:

So many things I would have done, but clowns got in my way. Um, hold it ...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:03pm Uncle Michael:

Good morning.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:03pm Carmichael:

Hello Charlie and commenters.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:07pm Charlie:

Send in the clouds, Parq!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:08pm Charlie:

Hi everybody! Had to shovel this morning and am a little behind, so may lag on comments for a while. So please talk amongst yourselves. Have a canape and perhaps an aperetif.
Avatar 12:09pm bobdoesthings:

before checking that "source" link... I was convinced that was all cotton with good photographing lights and a bit of photoshop...
  12:10pm βrian:

@annie: "Data entry?" That's so meta.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:11pm Goyim in the AM:

Nice to here ol' Ade before he went totally digital.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:12pm Goyim in the AM:

hear, not here, y'hear?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:20pm Carmichael:

Sounds like a guest walking onto the Mike Douglas Show.
Avatar 12:24pm bobdoesthings:

@charlie - do you scrutinize over cumulus, stratus, cirrus, or other cloud types?
Avatar 12:27pm Snortley:

  12:28pm Listening Out There:

"Well on the way, head in a cloud / The man of a thousand voices talking perfectly loud..."
Avatar 12:28pm Michael:

Dr. Rock - any relation to Sgt. Rock?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:30pm schmutz:

Hi-yo dinosaurs
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:33pm Charlie:

My head is in all the clouds: cumulative, stratocaster, stirrup, etc.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:33pm Carmichael:

Certainly the worst introduction ever.
Avatar 12:34pm Inner Ear Detour:

Hiya, Charlie. Digging the show from down in Philly.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:36pm Charlie:

Hi David Philly Detour!
  12:39pm Listening Out There:

Thanks for playing "You and the Night and the Music". I don't think I've ever heard the lyrics. I've heard jazz versions based on the melody, but never the words....
Avatar 12:39pm bobdoesthings:

@charlie - I love those stratocaster clouds.. especially the vintage ones with the older pickups
  12:41pm KevinfromBayRidge:

Clouds here in S Fla. Makes your show even better!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:42pm Charlie:

catching up: hi to Artie, βrian, Annie (even if you're not here), Michael, Bob, bobdoes, Parq, Uncle M, Carmichael, Snortley, listening, Schmutz, and Kevin !
Avatar 12:46pm Roberto:

I detect some Khatchaturianic appropriation.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:50pm Carmichael:

This is produced via track separation? The drummer is in one speaker, and the rest of the gang is over in the other one.
Avatar 12:53pm bobdoesthings:

@carmichael - perhaps I'm not following what that means.. but in my right headphone I get vox too... ? I can hear some parts more heavily on one side than the other though but it still seemed mixed ..
Avatar 1:01pm Flash Strap:

Just dropped in! this is lovely
  1:01pm Listening Out There:

Ooh. Now we're getting to the processed cheese part of the program...
Avatar 1:02pm Flash Strap:

Reminds me of Umiliani's synthi Sophisticated Lady. This is great
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:06pm Uncle Michael:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:07pm Uncle Michael:

I hear numbers now. Whew.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:10pm Charlie:

ha ha!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:10pm Charlie:

Hi Flash Strap! Nice to see you.
Avatar 1:11pm bobdoesthings:

Damn digging this ethiopiques.. I need more of these volumes!
Avatar 1:12pm Flash Strap:

Nice to be here, Charlie
Avatar 1:13pm bobdoesthings:

The singularity!?
  1:21pm Bob Ross:

I like clouds. Fluffy ones.
Avatar 1:22pm ndbob:

My "White Cloud" avatar fits well today
  1:23pm jan:

The clouds disappeared in NYC so I'm back in the studio listening to your show. We had it on in the car.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:23pm Brian in UK:

Charlie, you are trailing clouds of glory. Oh hello too.
  1:23pm gary mitchell:

devilishly clever ditty
Avatar 1:24pm ndbob:

Heya Gary!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:24pm Charlie:

Ha ha Bob Ross!
Hi Jan, Brian UK, and Gary!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:25pm Doug Schulkind:

First time home and not working on a Thursday afternoon in several weeks. I missed doing Nothing.
Avatar 1:31pm steve:

i like clouds that just look like clouds
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:32pm Charlie:

ooh, I like that page, steve.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:32pm Carmichael:

Hey Doug, are you gainfully employed?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:33pm Charlie:

Happy day off, Doug! Glad you stopped by.
Avatar 1:34pm βrian:

Better a day off than an off day ...
Avatar 1:35pm steve:

whoa bubble bobble! ??? right?>?
  1:36pm Listening Out There:

Ding ding, we have a winner...
Avatar 1:36pm steve:

so good
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:37pm Charlie:

Steve - do you know this song? Where is it from?
Avatar 1:37pm ndbob:

nothing like high school bands!
Avatar 1:37pm quinn:

hahahaha whoa
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:39pm schmutz:

bubble bobble memories!
  1:39pm gary mitchell:

right bob, kids make the darnedest things
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:40pm Doug Schulkind:

Employed, yes. Gainfully, debatable.
Avatar 1:40pm quinn:

i still have fever dreams about that damn game
  1:40pm gary mitchell:

this guy sounds like speedy keen
Avatar 1:41pm ndbob:

yep he does
Avatar 1:42pm Inner Ear Detour:

Hurray for the Pugh Rogefeldt cut!
Avatar 1:43pm Roberto:

Oh snap I'm literally LOLing at the office.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:43pm Parq:

This enterprising fellow sounds remarkably like the snake oil salesman whose spots are a regular part of Sinner's Crossroad.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:44pm Carmichael:

Well congratulations, Doug!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:46pm Doug Schulkind:

Ty, Carmichael. It's nothing to crow about, but it beats getting kicked in the teeth.
  1:51pm Listening Out There:

Wretched music, this...
Avatar 1:52pm ndbob:

excellent show Charlie!
Avatar 1:53pm bobdoesthings:

thanks charlie, i got a bunch of clicky-stars great showw - thanks!!!
  1:54pm gary mitchell:

met dj shadow at a wfmu record fair
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:55pm Mike Noble:

I hope people have seen the various attempts by musicians to play along to Jones. www.youtube.com..., for instance
  1:55pm gary mitchell:

he was buying song poem 45s that year
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:56pm Mike Noble:

More Jones: www.youtube.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:56pm Mike Noble:

more Jones to music that is.
Avatar 1:58pm Michael:

Thanks much Charlie for the Super Show.
  1:58pm Listening Out There:

Tiny Tim. Cool...
Avatar 1:59pm Flash Strap:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:59pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks, Charlie!
  2:00pm gary mitchell:

Thanks Charlie - this show was definitely more than somewhat
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:01pm Charlie:

Thanks, folks! See you next time!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:01pm Doug Schulkind:

Fiveash is next: wfmu.org...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:01pm Parq:

Tiny Tim is probably the most underrated non-mainstream musical performer ever. Dismissed almost universally (at least outside the FMUniverse) as a ridiculous novelty act, he was actually an erudite expert on vintage music and he was meticulous in putting his songs together. Laugh-In made him a star, but it also left a permanent mistaken impression of him on the minds of the public.
  2:02pm Listening Out There:

what Parq said. Sting backed him up once. Said TT knew a huge book of tunes...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:02pm Doug Schulkind:

Sometime I'll tell you about the time I "performed" with Tiny Tim.
  2:02pm Listening Out There:

Thx, Charlie!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:03pm Brian in UK:

Bob Cratchet had a hard time too. Nice one Charlie.
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