Options The Long Way Home with Kris Holmes: Playlist from October 18, 2016 Options

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Twenty years of dusty fingers, frayed cuticles, & upper respiratory infections — from record digging and DJing around the globe — coalesces into a 2-hour journey through Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Funk, Jazz, Blues, Latin, Rock & Roll, and all points in between. Your speakers will be head-nodding, toe-tapping & even two-stepping to this vintage 45rpm party in no time. Hear favorite songs you didn't know were your favorites, aural treats & record-world problems from the vinyl side of life.

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Options October 18, 2016

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Artist Track Label Format Approx. start time
Ray Barretto  El Watusi   Options Tico  7"  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Pete Rodriguez  La Orquesta   Options Alegre  7"  0:05:13 (Pop‑up)
Pete Terrace  Domitila   Options Colpix  7"  0:08:05 (Pop‑up)
Monguito "El Unico"  Borinquen Tu Guaganco   Options Fania  7"  0:10:16 (Pop‑up)
Love Childs Afro-Cuban Blues Band  Bang Bang   Options Roulette  7"  0:15:37 (Pop‑up)
 
The Who  Daddy Rolling Stone   Options Brunswick  7"  0:19:50 (Pop‑up)
JD McPherson  I Wish You Would   Options Vee-Jay  7"  0:22:21 (Pop‑up)
Link Wray  Rumble   Options Cadence  7"  0:24:18 (Pop‑up)
Inez Foxx  Ask Me   Options Symbol  7"  0:26:23 (Pop‑up)
Quincy Jones  Mohair Sam   Options Mercury  7"  0:29:22 (Pop‑up)
 
Julie Gibson  I Got News For You   Options Herald  7"  0:35:30 (Pop‑up)
Jimmy Hughes  Neighbor, Neighbor   Options Fame  7"  0:36:57 (Pop‑up)
Mack Rice  The Whip   Options Lu-Pine  7"  0:39:23 (Pop‑up)
Johnny Lee Wills  Blub Twist   Options Sims  7"  0:41:31 (Pop‑up)
Johnny Jenkins  Pinetop   Options Atlantic  7"  0:44:01 (Pop‑up)
 
Sunny and the Sunliners  Touring   Options Okeh  7"  0:51:56 (Pop‑up)
Roosevelt Fountain  Red Pepper   Options Prince Adams  7"  0:54:57 (Pop‑up)
Ricky Allen  Can I Come Back Home   Options Age  7"  0:56:11 (Pop‑up)
Nick Waterhouse  Some Place   Options Pres  7"  0:57:53 (Pop‑up)
Bunker Hill  Hide & Go Seek   Options Mala  7"  1:01:21 (Pop‑up)
 
Sam Lazar  CC Rider   Options Argo  7"  1:08:25 (Pop‑up)
Bruce Johnston  The Original Surfer Stomp   Options Del-Fi  7"  1:11:05 (Pop‑up)
The Madisons  Stagger   Options Jomada  7"  1:13:14 (Pop‑up)
Unknown Artist  I'm Gonna Destroy That Boy   Options Munster  7"  1:15:19 (Pop‑up)
The New Lights  Glad To Be In Service   Options D-Vine Spirituals  7"  1:19:10 (Pop‑up)
 
Eldridge Gravy & The Court Supreme  I'm Gone   Options Emerald City Soul Club  7"  1:26:32 (Pop‑up)
The Soulful Strings  Listen Here   Options Cadet  7"  1:28:41 (Pop‑up)
Fenton Robinson  Leave You In The Arms Of Another Man   Options Sound Stage 7  7"  1:31:21 (Pop‑up)
Buddy Lamp  Devil's Gonna Get You   Options Duke  7"  1:33:41 (Pop‑up)
Syl Johnson  Let Yourself Go   Options Hi  7"  1:36:00 (Pop‑up)
 
The Flamingos  The Boogaloo Party   Options Philips  7"  1:42:47 (Pop‑up)
Johnny Sayles  Anything For You   Options Minit  7"  1:45:09 (Pop‑up)
The Fame Gang  Night Rumble   Options Atlantic  7"  1:47:41 (Pop‑up)
Skip Easterling  I'm Your Hoochie Koochie Man   Options Instant  7"  1:50:22 (Pop‑up)
Shuggie Otis  Ice Cold Daydream   Options Epic  7"  1:54:13 (Pop‑up)
 
Clifton Chenier  I'm Coming Home   Options Bayou  7"  1:58:54 (Pop‑up)


Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:02pm listener james from westwood:

w00t! Long Way Home! My first non-archive listen!
Avatar 10:02pm Jesse K:

Howdy Kris!
Avatar 10:04pm Kris Holmes:

Hey guys, got a error message starting the show but i think we're good now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:04pm listener james from westwood:

I can hear ya loud and clear!
Avatar 10:05pm Jesse K:

Coming through loud and clear in Boston, I wonder if you might have hit connect before I disconnected?
Avatar 10:06pm Kris Holmes:

well alright
Avatar 10:07pm Kris Holmes:

oh that's probably what i did, since we hadn't had to crossover before
Avatar 10:09pm Jesse K:

Happy to crossover with you!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:33pm JtotheK:

good evening everyone.
Avatar 10:37pm Kris Holmes:

hey, thanks for tuning in
Avatar 10:41pm djsheilab:

Hey Kris! Just saw your post on FB. I'm psyched that I'm able to catch your show live!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:43pm JtotheK:

good evening sheilaB!
Avatar 10:44pm Kris Holmes:

hey sheila, that's great, how have you been? europe looked like fun times!!
Avatar 10:45pm djsheilab:

Hey @JtotheK! And to everyone here. @Kris- Europe was a dream! Nothing beats playing these records out in the world + on the radio of course :)
Avatar 10:55pm Kris Holmes:

I haven't played Europe in a decade, overdue for a return!! They keep asking & I keep having to say no at the moment though :( But yeah, playing 45s out in the world is what it's all about & I am loving being back on radio!!
Avatar 11:00pm djsheilab:

Sounds like you're definitely overdue! Hope you get out there soon. And this Nick Waterhouse track...WOW! I love it.
Avatar 11:01pm djsheilab:

$100 on discogs??!!! Noooooooo!
Avatar 11:02pm Kris Holmes:

Nooooo!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:03pm JtotheK:

Bunker Hill! (I also enjoy his 'You Can't Make Me Doubt My Baby' 45.)
Avatar 11:08pm djsheilab:

Thanks for the shout out! I definitely plan on being at the Stomp.
Avatar 11:10pm Kris Holmes:

We are already excited for it!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:18pm JtotheK:

digging this unknown artist track...very cool!
Avatar 11:24pm djsheilab:

The What Four also did a killer version of "I'm Gonna Destroy That Boy" on Columbia. It's much heavier. Girl garage!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:25pm JtotheK:

thanks sheila - i'll have to look for that!
Avatar 11:28pm Kris Holmes:

nice, didn't know the other version
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:31pm JtotheK:

wow, soulful strings covering Eddie Harris... i like it!
Avatar 11:31pm Kris Holmes:

yep, great version
Avatar 11:37pm djsheilab:

Sleep is calling. Thanks for the fab tunes. Night nite everyone!
Avatar 11:37pm Kris Holmes:

goodnight, thanks for tuning in!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:38pm JtotheK:

have a nice night sheila!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:59pm JtotheK:

enjoyed the show, thanks Kris!
Avatar 12:00am Kris Holmes:

thank you!!
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