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Artist Track Album / Format Year Comments Approx. start time
Hank Levine w/ Timothy Leary   Image, Part One / The Psychedelic Experience   Options (CD-R) from the Brainen Archive   1961 / 1966    0:00:00 Pop‑up)  
NRBQ  Dr. Howard, Dr. Fine, Dr. Howard   Options Carl Perkins With NRBQ - Boppin' the Blues (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1970    0:02:53 Pop‑up)  
Lowell Levinger  Sugar Babe   Options Get Together - Banana Recalls Youngbloods Classics (CD) * from the Brainen Archive   2015  promo - release date Sept.  0:04:33 Pop‑up)  
Dillard & Clark  No Longer A Sweetheart Of Mine   Options Through the Morning, Through the Night (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1969    0:06:43 Pop‑up)  
Laneville-Johnson Union Brass Band  Wild About My Daddy*   Options Baby Dodds - Talking And Drum Solos / Music From The South* (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1954 /2002    0:09:58 Pop‑up)  
Steven Bernstein's Millennial Territory Orchestra  Pennies From Heaven   Options MTO Vol. 1 (CD)   2006    0:12:42 Pop‑up)  
Johnny Dodds Trio  Blue Piano Stomp   Options Blue Clarinet Stomp (CD)   1928 / 1990    0:17:26 Pop‑up)  
Rolling Stones  Yesterday's Papers   Options Between the Buttons (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1967 / 2002  Brian Jones-marimba
Gone 46 years yesterday. 
0:21:07 Pop‑up)  
Rolling Stones  I am Waiting   Options Aftermath (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1966 / 2002  Brian Jones-dulcimer  0:23:06 Pop‑up)  
Rolling Stones  She's a Rainbow   Options Through The Past, Darkly (Big Hits, Vol. 2) (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1969 / 2002  Brian Jones-mellotron  0:26:10 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
"birds @ 302 Chestnut" 
        0:28:09 Pop‑up)  
Yes  I See You [excerpt]   Options Yes (debut album) (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1969  RIP Chris Squire
Byrds song 
0:41:16 Pop‑up)  
Yes  Everydays [excerpt]   Options Time and A Word (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1970  Stills/Buffalo Springfield song  0:45:17 Pop‑up)  
Savage Resurrection  Thing In "E"   Options Savage Resurrection (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1968 / 1998    0:46:57 Pop‑up)  
Ornette Coleman & Prime Time  Singing in the Shower (with Jerry Garcia)   Options Virgin Beauty (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1988    0:50:10 Pop‑up)  
52nd St. All-Stars  Allen's Alley   Options The Bebop Revolution (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1946 / 1990    0:54:00 Pop‑up)  
Wilson Pickett  Hello Sunshine   Options I'm In Love (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1968    0:57:18 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's  
        0:59:49 Pop‑up)  
Isley Brothers  Your Old Lady   Options Right Now: Atlantic Club Soul and Deep Cuts (CD box set) *   1961 / 2014    1:14:05 Pop‑up)  
Steve Miller Band  Your Old Lady   Options Revolution (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1968  OST [VAR]  1:16:32 Pop‑up)  
Carlos Malcolm  Monkey Man Ska   Options Jamaica Ska (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1968  VAR  1:23:28 Pop‑up)  
NRBQ  Who Put the Garlic in the Glue [backing track]   Options (MP3) from the Brainen Archive   1971  see Soundcloud for a batch 'o Q tracks  1:25:04 Pop‑up)  
Kinks  Anytime*   Options Lola Vs. The Powerman & The Money-Go-Round Part One */ Percy (CD box set) from the Brainen Archive   1970 / 2014    1:26:18 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's  
        1:28:36 Pop‑up)  
Herbie Nichols  Love, Gloom, Cash, Love   Options Love, Gloom, Cash, Love (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1957    1:37:24 Pop‑up)  
P.J. O'Connell  Walked Away   Options Careful (CD) from the Brainen Archive   2005    1:39:28 Pop‑up)  
Utopia  Bad Little Actress   Options Utopia (CD) from the Brainen Archive   1982 / 1989    1:42:10 Pop‑up)  
Otis Spann  This is the Blues   Options Walking The Blues (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1960    1:45:41 Pop‑up)  
Nino & April  You'll Be Needing Me Baby   Options All Strung Out (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1967    1:48:30 Pop‑up)  
Claude Debussy  La Cour de Lys from Le Martyre de St. Sebastien   Options Complete Orchestral Works (CD box set) from the Brainen Archive   1911 / 2012    1:51:21 Pop‑up)  
Sweet Honey In The Rock  Breaths   Options Good News (LP) from the Brainen Archive   1980    1:55:26 Pop‑up)  
Music behind DJ:
"frogs and more frogs" @ Joe Bauer's  
        1:57:14 Pop‑up)  

(* = new, from the Brainen Archive The marked selections are from the Brainen Archive.)

Listener comments!

Avatar 9:03am Nanker de Tucson:

Happy Birthday USA !
Avatar 9:06am SmokinJ:

Welcome to the birthday party! Thanks bb! :)
  9:08am William:

Good morning! Lovin' this Banana stuff and Dillard and Clark!!
Avatar 9:10am Bob Brainen:

Morning All!
Avatar 9:10am Nanker de Tucson:

This Dillard & Clark reminds me of Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:12am purpleknif:

Morning Bobert!
  9:14am P-90:

Happy Fourth, Bob and everyone. Kicking the show off with a nicely appropriate Americana feel. But I've also been curious to hear if Bob will have any reflections to offer on the occasion of bassist Chris Squire's passing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:16am purpleknif:

No more rain, please, even if it is pennies.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:19am Ken From Hyde Park:

Clay Pigeon played some Yes in the second half of his show the other night. www.wfmu.org...
Avatar 9:22am Nanker de Tucson:

Wow! Between the Buttons tune
Avatar 9:26am JakeGould:

Nice pile of Rolling Stones right here.
  9:28am katy:

Sorry to be *that* person, but what advert was this used on?
  9:29am Jack:

My favorite Nicky Hopkins song.
  9:30am katy:

Oh crikey! It was this one... no wonder I remembered it.. I helped make some of the bunnies https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CLUAbkRUvVQ
  9:34am William:

Cool, Calm & Collected?
Avatar 9:36am Nanker de Tucson:

Didn't Brian Jones play oboe on Dandelion? Pretty sure The Beatles had him play oboe on at least one of their tunes too.
  9:38am Jim Duffy:

According to a Lennon interview, Brian Jones played sax on "You know My Name (Look Up the Number)."
  9:44am William:

I always thought Yes must've really dug the first C,S&N LP. Similar vocal harmonizing.
Avatar 9:53am Bob Brainen:

True dat Jim D.
Avatar 9:55am Bob Brainen:

Makes sense William. I think ~everybody~ was blown away by the CSN(&Y) sound. Obviosly they were fans of the "father bands" Byrds/Springfield/Hollies
  9:58am Moe:

Early Byrd and Yes fan, but never heard the very first Yes album, found them with Starship Trooper... Byrds cover... Thanks, Bob...
  9:59am P-90:

Squire (who had been a kind of "all-star" choir boy in his youth) and Yes lead singer Jon Anderson were both madly in love with that "California" vocal harmony style, from the Beach Boys to the SF folk rockers. Guitarist Stev Howe told me once that fans never guessed that the band which had been the huge-est inspiration to Yes was the Byrds...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:00am Greg from Bloomfield:

Happy 4th, Bob!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:00am Monstrositor:

Jon Anderson has cited CSN as an influence. You can really hear it on "Yours Is No Disgrace."
  10:00am William:

Agreed Bob. You were spot on in with opinions on Yes.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:02am Ken From Hyde Park:

Well, I think I'll take a chance on the rain holding off for a while and check out the parade in town. Will bring umbrellas, of course. Enjoy the day!
  10:09am Moe:

Saw one of their early seventies shows with wake an, buford, etc. Steve Howe had a merry go round guitar rack that he spun mid song for different guitar sounds and effect...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:12am Monstrositor:

Any cut in a Yes song is making it too short. Also, Peter Banks was still there for Time And A Word. Howe joined after it was recorded, before it was released
  10:14am P-90:

Banks is on Time and a Word, The Yes Album is Howe's first.
  10:28am Stuart Rose:

A brilliant blend of music, Bob,
That first set was perfect for the Fourth of July. Deep roots of this country's music, founding fathers.

And now, an hour later, we hear a kazoo and some chicken pickin' guitar.
Avatar 10:30am Bob Brainen:

You are correct sir Moe. But isn't that Howe on the cover? That's what I went by. Banks is credited on the back.
Thanks for correction.
Avatar 10:30am Sean B.:

The Intro to this awesome Kinks tune had shades of Blind Faith...
  10:36am Moe:

Credit goes to monstrositor
Avatar 10:37am Bob Brainen:

Ok, thanks monstrositor.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:42am Monstrositor:

Thanks, Moe, and you're welcome,Bob. Atlantic in the US didn't approve of the original artwork for TAAW, so they just slapped the most recent photo of the group on the front, which had Steve Howe.
  10:46am Nardo:

Love this Utopia track!
Avatar 10:46am SmokinJ:

Now we're talkin'...
  10:49am moe:

and thank you for the in depth background on Yes...
Avatar 10:50am Nanker de Tucson:

Another fine show today, BobB!
  10:50am Stuart Rose:

Is it just me, or is Bob, in recent weeks, playing more straight blues than he normally does?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:50am dinatekno:

ooohhh, this sounds like Emmitt Rhodes!
  10:54am moe:

could never understand Buford saying he left Yes for Crimson for more money, saw the Buford Crimson and they were playing smaller halls than Yes, who were playing MSG size venues...
Avatar 10:56am Bob Brainen:

Stuart I ~think~ I am!
  10:57am dennis diken:

nice show Bob!
  10:58am P-90:

Thanks, Bob!
  10:59am Moe:

Unless he was just a salaried member...
  11:00am Moe:

Thanks for the show bob...
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