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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
Dominique Lawalrée  La Maison des 5 Elements   Options (First Meeting)  Ergot  2016  LP  1978-82    0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Cluster  Es War Einmal   Options Kollection 06 Cluster 1971-1981  Bureau B  2017  CD  From 1976  *   0:11:52 (Pop‑up)
Hareton Salvavanini    Options S.P/73  Mr Bongo  2017  CD  From 1973  *   0:17:12 (Pop‑up)
Dusty Springfield  If You Go Away   Options Love's Been Good to Me: Songs of Rod McKuen  Ace  2017  CD  From 1967  *   0:20:41 (Pop‑up)
Julie Byrne  Sea As It Glides   Options Not Even Happiness  Ba Da Bing  2017  CD  at Monty Hall later this week  *   0:24:04 (Pop‑up)
Andrew Burnes  Arch Leaves   Options The Hired Hands: A Tribute to Bruce Langhorne  Scissor Tail  2017  CD    *   0:28:46 (Pop‑up)
Colin Newman  Fish 8   Options Provisionally Entitled The Singing Fish  Sentient Sonics  2017  CD  From 1981  *   0:32:09 (Pop‑up)
Scotch Mist  Pamela   Options Bob Stanley & Pete Wiggs Present English Weather  Ace  2017  CD  From 1974  *   0:36:04 (Pop‑up)
Serenity  Away from Here   Options Piece of Mind  Beat Ball Music  2017  CD  From 1972  *   0:39:40 (Pop‑up)
Swimming in Bengal  Apricot Haze   Options Garden of Idle Hands  Baggage Claim  2016  LP      0:50:43 (Pop‑up)
Asha Bhosle  Tora Man Darpan   Options The Golden Collection  EMI India  1996  CD  From 1965    0:56:48 (Pop‑up)
Red Baraat  Bhangale   Options Bhangra Pirates  Sinj/Rhyme & Reason  2017  CD    *   1:00:33 (Pop‑up)
Barbatuques  Ayú   Options Ayú  Mr Bongo  2017  CD    *   1:04:21 (Pop‑up)
The Heavenly Ten Stems  Jan Pehechan Ho   Options single  Amarillo  1994  45      1:09:46 (Pop‑up)
Yasuko Agawa  Why Don't You Move in with Me   Options Lovin' Mighty Fire: Nippon Funk Soul Disco 1973-1983  BGP International  2017  CD  From 1980  *   1:14:53 (Pop‑up)
Frank Zander  Der Hunde-Freund / Disco-Polka   Options Wahnsinn  Hansa  1974  LP  thank/blame Listener Guido for this one!    1:18:33 (Pop‑up)
Chet Ivy  So Fine   Options A Dose Of Soul - The Sylvia Funk Recordings 1971-1975  BGP  2017  CD  From 1972  *   1:24:58 (Pop‑up)
Single File: a BUNCH of random records with little holes
Tom N' Jerry's Rockets  On the Road Again   Options single  Tom 'N' Jerry  1978  45      1:32:53 (Pop‑up)
The Jacksons  Body (Instrumental)   Options single  Epic  1984  45      1:35:46 (Pop‑up)
Romeo Void  White Sweater   Options single  415  1981  45      1:39:56 (Pop‑up)
Bryan Hyland  Sealed with a Kiss   Options single  ABC-Paramount  1962  45      1:44:40 (Pop‑up)
Porter Wagoner  Julie   Options single  RCA-Victor  1967  45      1:47:20 (Pop‑up)
Ill Wind  In My Dark World   Options single  abc  1968  45      1:50:01 (Pop‑up)
Betty LaVette  Your Turn to Cry   Options single  Atco  1973  45  she always sings "time," but it's called "turn"    1:53:40 (Pop‑up)
Mott the Hoople  Trudi's Song   Options single  CBS  1974  45      1:57:16 (Pop‑up)
Tammy Wynette  Baby, Come Home   Options We Sure Can Love Each Other  Epic  1971  LP      2:11:30 (Pop‑up)
Waylon Jennings  No Regrets   Options Singer of Sad Songs  RCA  1970  LP      2:13:59 (Pop‑up)
Norma Jean  Hungry Eyes   Options I Guess That Comes From Being Poor  The Omni Recording Corporation  2007  CD  From 1972    2:17:33 (Pop‑up)
Cheryl Pool  Ruby's Stool   Options Diesel Smoke & Dangerous Curves Choice Cuts: 2016 Premium  WFMU  2016  CD-R      2:20:25 (Pop‑up)
Johnny Paycheck  Handcuffed to Love   Options Johnny Paycheck at Carnegie Hall  Little Darlin'  1966  LP      2:22:45 (Pop‑up)
Bobby Bare  Miller's Cave   Options Chartbusters USA Volume 2: Special Country Edition  Ace  2016  CD  From 1964    2:26:10 (Pop‑up)
Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed  MacArthur Park   Options Me and Jerry  RCA  1970  LP      2:29:04 (Pop‑up)
Roy Clark  Pink Velvet Swing   Options The Lightning Fingers of Roy Clark  Razor & Tie  1999  CD  From 1963    2:31:59 (Pop‑up)
Joe Maphis and Larry Collins  The Rockin' Gypsy   Options Fire on the Strings  Columbia Legacy  2000  CD  actually from "Swinging Strings" EP, 1958    2:34:16 (Pop‑up)
Dave Apollon  Gypsy Airs (Sarasate)   Options Mandolin Virtuoso  YaZoo  1980  LP  From 1941    2:36:25 (Pop‑up)
Harry Reser  Old Town Pump   Options Trainin' the Fingers  Document  2008  CD  From 1926    2:39:56 (Pop‑up)
Roy Smeck  Shuffle Off to Buffalo   Options Roy Smeck Plays Hawaiian Guitar, Banjo, Ukulele, and Guitar, 1926-1949  YaZoo  1992  CD  From 1933    2:43:24 (Pop‑up)
King Benny Nawahi  Tickling the Strings   Options Hawaiian Guitar Hot Shots  YaZoo  1976  LP  From 1929    2:46:40 (Pop‑up)
Leo Kottke  Vaseline Machine Gun   Options 6 and 12 String Guitar  Takoma  1969  LP      2:49:58 (Pop‑up)
Greg Anton  Three Balls Blues   Options The Hired Hands: A Tribute to Bruce Langhorne  Scissor Tail  2017  CD    *   2:53:36 (Pop‑up)

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:02am annie:

good morning joe!!
  9:02am Brendan:

Ahhhhhhhh radio
Avatar 9:02am βrian:

Lead belly skies over a soggy isthmus today. Good Morning.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:03am pantz:

Good morning, Joe. What's on tap today?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:03am Fuzzy:

What are you aliens doing in there?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:03am doctorjazz:

Happy Happy Happy Happy Boing Boing Boing Boing!
Avatar 9:03am NJ Prof:

Good morning Joe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:04am annie:

a lovely misty morning here with hints of sunshine on slightly damp tree branches. no way to catch this on camera
Avatar 9:05am dfb:

hello all
  9:07am sugarwolf:

We currently have at work these fringe bags that really remind me of the Yip Yips and only one person knew what I was talking about when I said this.
Avatar 9:09am Chris from Warwick:

Good Morning good time for a cup of Joe
Avatar 9:10am Joe McG:

Good morning, everyone, and welcome to today's show. We're starting gentle today.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:10am pantz:

Do go gentle into that good morning, Joe.
Avatar 9:11am βrian:

Illuminating fungus.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:11am maestroso:

Tis a nice start indeed.
  9:12am Brendan:

@sugarwolf ...few at work understand me either. It seems that I am the fringe alien . Happy to be. Plus there is this support group of you all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:14am Andrew Waterloo:

It's hard to not perform the whole Yip Yip radio discovery out loud.
  9:16am adrian in mpls:

Love this Cluster album, Joe - just what my morning needs
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:17am annie:

i feel your pain brendan
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:18am Ken From Hyde Park:

Good morning, Joe. Hope you're feeling better than last week.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:18am annie:

i had one employee at the cafe who dug this stuff, and she was a newyorker, her husband was an old fmu dj from the beginning.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:19am Bronwyn Bishop:

good morning joe and friends. this is pretty.
Avatar 9:20am Sem Chumbo:

Hiya, Joe, and McGaskos.
In a mellow musical mood this AM, atmospheric.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:21am Bronwyn Bishop:


brel cover!!!!! yay!!!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:21am Guido from Cologne:

Hello Joe!
Hello people!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:21am Michele:

Good morning Joe!
Avatar 9:22am dale:

oh man, this dusty is gorgeous!
  9:23am tomasz.:

morning Joe, all
  9:25am tomasz.:

just finished work for the day, Glasgow is shockingly sunny, this is working very well for a walk home
  Swag For Life Member 9:25am Glenn M:

hello hello
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:25am Guido from Cologne:

i was about to say ... "songs of Rod mc. Kuen? This is Jacques Brel!"

Would it be better entitled "Songs rod Mc. Keun translated"?

By the way, die Scott walker do the same lyrics on "Scott 3"?
  9:27am Brendan:

@tomasz.Workday just starting. Its also looking good for walking home.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:29am Bronwyn Bishop:

yes guido, scott did the same translation. its not a very good translation imo but scott and dusty both sing it beautifully.
Avatar 9:30am Joe McG:

Hi, Michele! Hi, everybody!
  9:35am Brendan:

Fish 8 worm.
I 8 Fish.
Lion 8 ...run!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:38am pantz:

Scotch Mist sounds like a froo froo drink. "I'll take a Scotch Mist with extra creme de menthe, please."
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:39am JP from KC:

Mornin' y'all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:40am Bronwyn Bishop:

sounds like my kinda drink pantz
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:40am Uncle Michael:

Nobody does morning chill like Joe. I need it on Mondays.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:44am doctorjazz:

Happy Sarah Vaughan Birthday!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:44am Stevel:

[Actually nodding head]
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:44am pantz:

A Scotch Mist will get rid of that head cold.
  9:45am tomasz.:

don't worry Joe, i'm not over it either
Avatar 9:47am Roberto:

Don't you mean you're FONDA it? yuk yuk
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:48am melinda:

Great set, Joe!
Avatar 9:49am Roberto:

I actually was friends with Peter's son Justin in 7th grade. Henry came to grandparents' day!
  9:50am Brendan:

A bowl of Phở Gà (large # 14) with some sriracha will chase that cold right outta you
Avatar 9:51am thedunkel:

Good Morning Surface Noise!
Avatar 9:52am Joe McG:

Dumb question I hope someone can help me with since I'm a PC illiterate: I accidentally put myself in "Full Screen" mode and I want to get out of it! Is there a shift-command thing to get out of it?
Avatar 9:52am Sem Chumbo:

Saw an advertisement for a stripper named Fonda Peters once.

Yes, puerile, I know.
  9:52am JakeGould:

I caught the WFMU marathon cold around the 10th. Shaken the worst out but I still can sneeze up 1/2 a lung in the shower weeks later. Nasty stuff but it gets better.
  9:53am JakeGould:

@JoeMcG: Hit the escape key?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:53am Passaic River Blues:

Escape key?
  9:54am Listener Robert:

Try Esc. If that doesn't work, if you have a key on the console with a Windows symbol on it, try that, then maneuver back to the desktop.
Avatar 9:54am PKNY:

Windows machine? Try ALT+ENTER
Avatar 9:54am Joe McG:

I tried the Escape Key but it's not working, alas.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:54am pantz:

Yes, Escape key or if you hold Ctrl and roll your mouse wheel towards you.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:54am pantz:

Sorry, away from you.
  9:56am JakeGould:

Press F11?
  9:56am Brendan:

Step away from the computer. About 5 paces. That should make it smaller.
  9:56am Listener Robert:

Are you willing to close the window & get back to it?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:57am pantz:

Are you holding your mouth correctly?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:57am Guido from Cologne:

if you mean the browser : F11
  9:57am JakeGould:

Or press "Fn" (Function) + "Page Up"
  9:57am Listener Robert:

Knowing that closing the window will probably exit the program, I mean.
Avatar 9:57am Joe McG:

Thanks, all. F11 was the charm. The keyboard has a volume icon on that button, so I thought that it was for sound.
  9:59am Listener Robert:

The sound control probably works only if you press Fn-F11 or possibly Ctrl-F11.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:59am Andrew Waterloo:

F11 is popular advice these days.
  10:00am Listener Robert:

Good thing it wasn't a 10 function key board.
Avatar 10:00am βrian:

  10:01am Brendan:

I have an telemarketing friend somewhere on the Indian subcontinent that can fix it in exchange for your credit card number. He usually calls around dinner time though.
  10:02am Mandy:

See it's like F10 except just one louder.
Avatar 10:02am Joe McG:

@Mandy: Ha ha ha!
  10:03am Cooh John:

Good morning Joe and fellow WFMUers.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:05am annie:

i saw this great cartoon: a fellow at his computer screen, with a pal standing behind him giving advice. coming from out of the monitor is a scaly large clawed lizard-like paw, wrapped around the usser's face. advice from co-worker, "ok, slowly reach out and press the 'escape' button." (i hope that translates well)
  10:05am JakeGould:

@JoeMcG: Is that a Mac keyboard? If somehow F7 to F12 are connected to audio things like volume and playback, hold the "Fn" key (which should be under F13) and then hit one of those keys. In your case it seems like the system preferences are set to just use them as standard function keys.
Avatar 10:06am Joe McG:

Thanks for the info, JakeG. @annie: That's how I feel most of the time with computers. :)
  10:08am JakeGould:

I wonder if Garfield or Cathy have cartoons dealing with computers? I mean Jon or Irving would really be putzes when it comes to computers. Snoopy would have no problem.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:11am tomasz.:

Avatar 10:11am βrian:

Why was this never covered at the end of the marathon?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:12am tomasz.:

i think someone did it one year!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:12am Greg from ZONE 5:

Rainy days and Mondays, ya'll.
  10:14am melinda:

Is this the song that Ghost World opened with?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:14am tomasz.:

it's like 60 degrees F and sunny here. i'm freaking out
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:15am tomasz.:

sorry, not to gloat. but we get like 10 days like this per year and usually it's what you guys currently have every day!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:15am tomasz.:

@melinda: yeah but Mohammed Rafi's version
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:19am Bronwyn Bishop:

sup tom
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:19am tomasz.:

heyyyy Bronwyn! how goes it
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:20am pantz:

My dog friend. Aus gezeichnut!
Avatar 10:20am Roberto:

He plotzed!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:21am pantz:

Thanks and blame to you @Guido!
  10:22am melinda:

@tomasz thanks. I figured it was not the original but it sounded familiar.
  10:22am melinda:

I'm liking the rain today.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:25am Sebastian:

"thanks" Guido...
  10:31am sugarwolf:

Ghost World was 2001
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:31am robin:

heavenly ten stems cover pre-dates ghost world by a LONG time
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:32am tomasz.:

i thought "Ghost World" was 2000 but i cheated and looked it up and it was actually '01
Avatar 10:32am Roberto:

Scarjo was 10 in 1994, so I'm guessing it's pre-Ghost World.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:32am Mark the Sardine:

Did someone say "mackerel"?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:33am futurescamp:

"mouth and body band" that's why I tune in
Avatar 10:33am βrian:

I love saba!
Avatar 10:34am Joe McG:

Thanks for the info, folks! I couldn't remember if it was 90s or 00s. It's all a blur.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:34am robin:

(there was somewhat "huge" debate in the music zine world at the time about HTS' work at all, that it was considered "yellowface" and exploitative by many...but they also introduced some audiences to this material in general, so YMMV.)
Avatar 10:34am βrian:

Though, in French a mackerel is a pimp.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:37am annie:

yay!! just got handd a spreadsheet job!!! i love them! setting up canvass areas for a friend running for city council.
Avatar 10:37am Joe McG:

@robin: How interesting! I never even heard of them, but they seem like they're having a good time on the single.
  10:38am sugarwolf:

Joe, Blur was mostly the 90s
Avatar 10:38am Joe McG:

@sugarwolf: Ha ha ha!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:39am Itzall Ablurr:

-you rang?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:43am Lewis:

Romeo Void is a fascinating band... High quality, longer lived than flash in the pan, but short lived all the same.
  10:43am Listener Alexandra:

Top of the morning from the Left Coast to you, Joe!
  10:44am lloyd michigan:

SJ's first film was "North" in 1994.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:46am Summer and Michael:

That Romeo Void track was great. Terrific show, as ever, Joe!
Avatar 10:46am Joe McG:

@Lewis: Very underrated! @Alex: Happy morning to you, My Adoptress! @lloyd: Wow, so she did act when just a wee bairn.
  10:47am Listener Alexandra:

Your adoptress is officially punnier for life now ;-)
Avatar 10:48am βrian:

Nobody can carry a burden like Porter Wagoner.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:49am Itzall Ablurr:

Lewis, re; Romeo Void- kind of like PYLON in that regard (same era)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:49am Fuzzy:

Porter knew my ex! Wow -- mind blown!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:49am Oscar:

This album is so creepy and bonkers-- I love putting it on for guests to make them uncomfortable!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:50am Lewis:

@Itzall A - Don't know Pylon will have to track them down - thanks!
  10:53am lloyd michigan:

Yep. A child actress who didn't become a sad story.
  10:54am Will:

Ill Wind vs. Peanut Butter Conspiracy. Tough choice.
Avatar 10:55am Brian in UK:

Hey Joe. Sunshine and Lollies pops over here as tomasz writes.

@Will Turn on a friend either way.
Avatar 10:55am herb.nyc:

v.nice ILL WIND song (who are they?). i been on a woman vocals kick lately; i saw MARISSA NADLER at monty last night (oh look, IRENE TRUDEL was in audience, so i had to introduce myself) and FEW BITS at rockwood last week. and WEYES BLOOD at mhow on thur. female singers are so much more pleasant to look at than male ones.
Avatar 10:56am Joe McG:

@herb: Ill Wind were from Cambridge, prod. by Tom Wilson.
Avatar 10:57am djsheilab:

Hey Joe! Been listening quietly for the last hour, but of course had to chime in hearing this Bette Lavette 45. The best! And now back to taxes :/
Avatar 10:58am βrian:

Alack, Death and Texas!
Avatar 10:58am V Priceless:

Avatar 10:58am herb.nyc:

thanks for update, JOE (sorry i didn't say hi to you at HEARTY WHITE show. i'm a dunce. plus, i saw MICHAEL SHELLEY at LOS ZOMBIES on saturday and i introduced myself to him. i'm gonna make a MEET WFMU DJ punch card and see if i can reach 10 punches)
Avatar 10:59am Joe McG:

@SheilaB: Always sweet to imagine you out there! :)
Avatar 10:59am JakeGould:

As long as Scarlett Johansson is on the list, I’d like to say this: She is not an action hero and whenever I see her in action film roles, I wince. Completely miscast. Won’t even touch “Ghost in the Shell” because that is racially tone-deaf casting AND she’s a crappy action. ScarJo is no Milla Jovovich! *end* *done* *sighs*
Avatar 11:01am quinn:

rather pleasant music this morning
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:02am pantz:

I dunno @JakeGould. She fills out the spandex like a comic book superhero.
  11:09am Paul:

Paul B. in Gainesville here. You're welcome, Joe.
  11:12am Emily C:

Hello! Been listening quietly, too. Loved the Hoople though!
Avatar 11:12am herb.nyc:

MIRIAM was playing at monty hall before marissa nadler came on, and after. man was it good; i'm definitely gonna be at that monty hall show!
  11:12am wild neil:

Scarlett Johannsen...wow...in spandex...double wow i dint care if she is "mis cast"....
  11:13am melinda:

I just now figured out that Scarjo=Scarlett Johansen. Thanks.
  11:14am Emily C:

Melinda: me too!! Ohhh...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:14am Gaylord Fields:

@Joe McG: I'm another quiet listener — until now! I'm spouting off because of my fascination with songs where what's sung is not exactly the same as the stated title, as in that Betty LaVette track. And I don't just mean as in Squeeze's "Another Nail in My Heart" where they actually sing "for" and not "in" — I'm referring to something more like "Baby What You Want Me to Do," where Jimmy Reed actually sings, "Baby, why you wanna let go?" but the producer misheard Reed's slurring delivery when he gave the song a title.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:15am doctorjazz:

What a cool version of No Regrets, love this song.
Avatar 11:16am Joe McG:

@Gaylord: Future premium? @EmilyC: Hoop-la for you! :)
Avatar 11:16am herb.nyc:

as for SCARLETT, i met her grandmother! this mighta been LOST IN TRANSLATION time. i was sitting in w.village park watching little league, and an old woman sits next to me. "see that boy there, he's my grandson. (bla bla) his sister is an actress." oh who, i ask. "scarlett johansson" and i say wow, she was vg in GHOST WORLD.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:16am tomasz.:

or the way that in "How I Wrote 'Elastic Man'", he actually says "plastic man" throughout
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:17am Mister Dobalina:

There is a great Johnny Cash & Waylon Jennings interview from the Letterman show. Check it out if you're a fan of either or both of them.
Avatar 11:17am Henry:

nice Waylon
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:18am Parq:

Hi all. The thing with Scarlett is, she is the only actress I can think of who has made two pictures (Her and Lucy) in which her character ends up becoming God.
Avatar 11:19am Marc Francis:

Waylon Jennings singing Tom Rush. Mmmmmm...
Avatar 11:20am Joe McG:

"Under the Skin" is my favorite Scarlett J. movie.
Avatar 11:20am dale:

who wrote 'no regrets?' i know tom rush and the walker brothers did it, but does it go back farther?
Avatar 11:21am dale:

maybe marc just answered for me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:22am Gaylord Fields:

@Emily C: Great idea — I can call it "Not What It Says on the Can"!
  11:22am KP:

Real cool country, Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:22am Ike:

@Gaylord, that *is* fascinating, at least to me. But then I tend to notice these things -- errant apostrophes, unnecessary quotation marks, admiral's semicolons, grandma's coffeemaker asterisks, etc.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:22am doctorjazz:

I do believe it was Tom Rush who wrote it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:23am ɨkɛ:

(I may have made up one or more of the above.)
  11:23am KP:

Rush wrote it, Dale
Avatar 11:24am Henry:

the early Paycheck stuff is very good
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:24am Gaylord Fields:

@Joe McG: I can recommend the novel "Under the Skin" wholeheartedly— the film has big differences from it but captures the tone of the book very well.
Avatar 11:25am dale:

geddy lee?
Avatar 11:25am βrian:

Somehow this sounds like a Voters' Remorse set.
Avatar 11:25am Joe McG:

@Gaylord: Thanks for the recommendation!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:25am Gaylord Fields:

@Ike: Too late: I've already added "grandma's coffeemaker asterisks" to my stylebook!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:27am ⓘⓚⓔ:

ROTFL. Now I just have to figure out what they are and invent the correct usage of them.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:27am annie:

i was hugely in love with contempoary CW back in the 70s
  11:27am Emily C:

@ Gaylord Fields: Hahah I love that as a name! Perhaps with a subheading that says warning-style "'may contain..." something. I haven't gotten that far.
  11:28am Brendan:

Thing i heard Ruby's Stool sampled somewhere
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:29am Gaylord Fields:

@Emily C: MAY CONTAIN NUTS works for every WFMU premium CD.
  11:29am lloyd:

How 'bout some Charlie Rich for Annie.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:30am robin:

@joe_mcG under the skin is my fave SJ movie also. being an alien suits her acting style, lol/not lol.
  11:30am Emily C:

@ Gaylord: ha! It's true. I almost said that!
Avatar 11:30am JakeGould:

“Grandma’s Coffeemaker” can refer to one of two things: Instant coffee or a coffee percolator .
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:30am Lewis:

my mom would swoon (or as much as a proper 60's mom could) over Charlie Pride...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:32am drr:

Charlie Pride was the celeb guest on "Wait Wait Don't Tell Me" yesterday. He sounded like a wealthy Texan. He was charming in the interview but irascible during the game portion.
  11:33am melinda:

Annie I think 70s was a good decade for country music
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:33am pantz:

ScarJo was pretty good in that Woody Allen movie. Can't remember the name off hand.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:34am ɨkɛ:

@Jake, good call. I was thinking of a percolator.
  11:35am lloyd:

This show's a little bit country...
Avatar 11:35am Jeff:

I saw Charlie Pride many decades ago suited up and playing baseball during a training season game my dad took me to.
  11:36am Brendan:

70s country makes me think of Hee Haw
Avatar 11:36am Marc Francis:

Such a perfect morning of music! Pushing back against this gloomy Quebec Monday morning...
  11:37am Brendan:

Wonder who was smarter Junior Samples or Jethro Bodine?
Avatar 11:38am Sem Chumbo:

The McGasko jukebox is satisfying the Chumbo need for eclecticism to a greater degree than even its usual high standard. Don't get too well, too quick, Joe:-D
Avatar 11:38am herb.nyc:

(oops, i took a short break - because i ripped a BRUNO MARS cd and i wanted to listen to parts of it. aside: is there any *bad* gossip about bruno? i'd like to believe he's a good fella. thx.)
Avatar 11:38am Sem Chumbo:

Crunch Hardtack, by a country mule.
  11:39am Will:

I am channeling my inner Kookie when I say, "Your show is the ginchiest!"
  11:41am lloyd:

Was expecting Gypsy Songman by Jerry Jeff Walker next.
  11:41am Emily C:

I am really loving this one.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:43am Mick:

Happy Rainy Monday Joe and all. Quietly listening in the background to today's great show.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:43am doctorjazz:

How can I train my fingers to work line this...
  11:44am lloyd:

Wasn't Harry Reser in the original cast of 60 Minutes? :)
Avatar 11:44am Joe McG:

@Sem: Thanks, Sem! @Will: Thanks, Will! @lloyd: Ha ha! He played the banjo after every story.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:44am drr:

Charlie is a part owner of the Texas Rangers now. Part of his charm was when he talked about baseball.
  11:44am sugarwolf:

I hated Faber's The Crimson Petal and the White SOOOOOOOO MUCH that it put me off his Under the Skin
  11:45am lloyd:

That's what I thought!
Avatar 11:46am djsheilab:

I AM LOVING THIS SET!!!!Everything you've been playing has been fabulous + so comforting. And definitely easing the pain of tax prep. Thanks Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:46am pantz:

Might wanna keep to yourself how cheap the honeymoon is.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:46am Lewis:

it was only a matter of time until we got to good ole Roy...
  11:47am Mark in Toronto:

How do current Buffalonians feel about this song?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:47am Carmichael:

A decidedly country bent this morning, Joe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:47am doctorjazz:

This is a great set! Boy, they really knew how to use those strings back in the 20's and 30's, not so much distraction from the Internets...
Avatar 11:48am still b/p:

Heyyyyy..that was a semi-scrubbed version of Shuffle, instead of --
"I'll go home and get my panties
You go home and get your scanties
And away we'll go."
  11:48am KP:

Pantz, Match Point tennis themed
  11:49am lloyd:

Can George Formby be far away?
Avatar 11:49am still b/p:

But ALL of these are GREAT!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:50am Mick:

KP, Pantz: or Vicky Cristina Barcelona - weird flick
  11:51am lloyd:

Speaking of shuffling, I need to. Great show!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:51am pantz:

I was thinking of Scoop, but I see she has more than one Woody Allen movie.
Avatar 11:52am Marc Francis:

Avatar 11:52am Sem Chumbo:

Yep, Leo can do it all. Thanks, Joe. See you, and all, again.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:53am doctorjazz:

Kotke is pretty amazing too.
Thanks for the great show, Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:53am Michael 98145:

good to hear this again ...
  11:53am whattawino:

LEO KOTTKE! He said his singing voice sounded like geese farting.
Avatar 11:55am Joe McG:

Thanks for listening today, everyone! Have a great week.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:55am Gaylord Fields:

hattawino: But his guitar playing sounds like angels rutting, so all is well.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:56am Mick:

Thanks for the great show Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:57am Gaylord Fields:

Great show, Joe! Thanks for getting my working week started on the right foot!
Avatar 11:57am quinn:

oh yeah now it's getting good
Avatar 11:57am still b/p:

Giesevarten and Anjulsrutting and charming European towns.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:57am Greg from ZONE 5:

Thanks, Joey!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:57am Michael 98145:

three balls, no lemons!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:58am annie:

leo kottke- jack wakes up.... take a listen
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:59am Gaylord Fields:

@still b/p: Ha!
  11:59am whattawino:

@Gaylord: Honk on, brother!
Avatar 11:59am Marc Francis:

Shuffle Off To Buffalo. I will never not think of a terrifying Leland Palmer (from Twin Peaks) saying that...
Avatar 11:59am djsheilab:

Thanks Joe! What a great show today. Xoxoxo
  12:00pm melinda:

Thanks Joe!
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