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Options May 4, 2017

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Artist Track Album Year Approx. start time
Jute Gyte  The Sparrow   Options The Sparrow  2017  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Coltsblood  Mortal Wound   Options Ascending Into Shimmering Darkness  2017  0:19:29 (Pop‑up)
Black Tundra  Black Tundra   Options Black Tundra  2017  0:25:49 (Pop‑up)
The Heads Are Zeros  VII   Options The Heads Are Zeros  2017  0:31:16 (Pop‑up)
Full Of Hell  Deluminate   Options Trumpeting Ecstasy  2017  0:32:30 (Pop‑up)
Artificial Brain  Anchored To The Inlayed Arc   Options Infrared Horizon  2017  0:33:45 (Pop‑up)
Aaron Dilloway  Born In A Maze   Options The Gag File  2017  0:37:25 (Pop‑up)
Mortiis  Bleed Like You (Merzbow Mix)   Options The Great Corrupter  2017  0:42:08 (Pop‑up)
Nachtmystium  Dawn Over The Ruins Of Jerusalem (Remix By Sanford Parker)   Options Retox: Remixes And Rarities  2017  0:46:59 (Pop‑up)
Ides Of Gemini  Marianne   Options Women  2017  0:51:56 (Pop‑up)
 
The Cosmic Dead  #FW   Options Psych Is Dead  2017  1:02:00 (Pop‑up)
Part Chimp  Bad Boon   Options IV  2017  1:17:23 (Pop‑up)
Oxbow  The Finished Line   Options Thin Black Duke  2017  1:22:25 (Pop‑up)
David Bowie  Moonage Daydream   Options Cracked Actor (Live Los Angeles '74)  2017  1:28:41 (Pop‑up)
Ugly Custard  Hung Upside Down   Options Ugly Custard  1970  1:33:55 (Pop‑up)
The Wings  Single Boy   Options Nigeria Soul Power 70  2017  1:37:38 (Pop‑up)
Jimmy Cliff  Wanted Man   Options Live In Chicago  2017  1:41:33 (Pop‑up)
Heroin In Tahiti  VII   Options Remoria  2017  1:45:57 (Pop‑up)
Endless Boogie  High Drag, Hard Doin'   Options Vibe Killer  2017  1:49:10 (Pop‑up)
 
J Dilla  Motor City 19   Options Motor City  2017  2:03:14 (Pop‑up)
Noisia  Get Deaded (Machinedrum Remix)   Options Outer Edges (Remixes)  2017  2:05:20 (Pop‑up)
Dom & Roland  The Trap   Options The Trap / Swarm  2017  2:08:14 (Pop‑up)
GAS  Narkopop 7   Options Narkopop  2017  2:13:55 (Pop‑up)
The Gun Club  In My Room   Options In My Room  2017  2:22:31 (Pop‑up)
Robyn Hitchcock  Mad Shelley's Letterbox   Options Robyn Hitchcock  2017  2:26:04 (Pop‑up)
Mark Mulcahy  Conflicted Interests   Options The Possum In The Driveway  2017  2:29:34 (Pop‑up)
Bert Jansch  I Cannot Keep From Crying   Options Living In The Shadows Part Two: On the Edge Of A Dream  2017  2:33:47 (Pop‑up)
Alice Coltrane  Journey In Satchidananda   Options World Spirituality Classics 1: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda  2017  2:37:47 (Pop‑up)
Pari Zangeneh  Baroun Barouneh   Options The Series Of Music For Young Adults  1976  2:48:34 (Pop‑up)
 
Doug Sahm  It's Gonna Be Easy   Options Doug Sahm And Band  1973  2:57:00 (Pop‑up)

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:02pm Bronwyn Bishop:

hey chris and everyone!
Avatar 12:04pm Chris M.:

hello
Avatar 12:06pm Polyus:

hey man
Avatar 12:09pm Chris M.:

i need a 3+ letter word with an "o" in it made from these letters: NNVRRD
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:09pm Bronwyn Bishop:

rod
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:09pm Bronwyn Bishop:

nod
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:09pm Bronwyn Bishop:

non
Avatar 12:09pm Chris M.:

@Bronwyn Bishop: the o has to have two letters after it that's the trick
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:12pm Bronwyn Bishop:

the ord river has you covered: en.wikipedia.org...
Avatar 12:12pm KellTX:

Ugh, I suck at pop quizzes.
Avatar 12:13pm Chris M.:

@Bronwyn Bishop: thanks but that is a proper noun and i am trying to cheat at scrabble here. i don't think there is a word after all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:14pm tmoyo:

Yay! William Eggleston photo!
  12:14pm Marcel M:

Sick
  12:15pm zopa:

@chris M: are acronyms allowed?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:15pm Barney Grubbs:

@Chris M.: a "dorn" is apparently a type of british ray or skate
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:16pm Mick:

"nord" would work, but that's French. Maybe it's a word in English too?
  12:16pm zopa:

orn: Verb

(third-person singular simple present orns, present participle orning, simple past and past participle orned)

(obsolete) To ornament; to adorn.
Avatar 12:16pm MenfussMike:

Charlie Hull once let me listen in on a rather loaded William Eggleston phone conversation at the Lamplighter Lounge in midtown Memphis around 2002.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:17pm Mick:

Oh, or "norn" - creature from Norse mythology
Avatar 12:20pm Chris M.:

thanks for the suggestions everyone but i couldn't play those words. no more scrabble i have to dj now.
Avatar 12:24pm Jeff:

So wait - Jute Gyte sounds like a Scandinavian name and the vocals include a great Tasmanian Devil impression, but the whole band is some guy from Missouri?
Avatar 12:26pm KellTX:

I just spit out my coffee! Thanks @Jeff! :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:27pm Bronwyn Bishop:

black tundra doing the angel witch-style trifecta, i see
  12:32pm r i s k y:

Yeah come onnn!!! Ughhhh!!!
Avatar 12:33pm Whooda:

Good head banging afternoon to you DJ Imaginary Radio with Chris M and all other bruised skulls
  12:45pm GGG:

Just saw Artificial Brain with Pyrrhon in DC this past weekend - fantastic show.
Avatar 1:02pm Whooda:

This does sound different but I was expecting something that sounded different.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:03pm Fox (Rā-chul):

Differently different?
Avatar 1:09pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

i have arrived at this critical moment.
Avatar 1:09pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

any riff with more than one note has too many notes.
(almost) not kidding.
Avatar 1:12pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

also...... CLICKQUEK.
  1:14pm Veronica:

YAYYYY IMAGINARY RADIO!!!
Avatar 1:17pm Polyus:

The U.K. kicks the U.S.'s butt so badly in the head music field right now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:18pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Hi, folks. I see by the calendar it's May the Fourth of 2017. Cool​, huh?
  1:24pm Veronica:

I don't get it
Avatar 1:24pm Whooda:

That's so true @KenFHP.Our one and only chance to celebrate this special, once in a lifetime, day.
Avatar 1:24pm Wild Neil:

PEACE all. 5/4/2017. Ok. Head music? Like neb-psychedelia, Polyus? Brian Jonestown Massacre or do you mean like Virus and Dengue Fever? Or other?
Avatar 1:25pm Wild Neil:

NEO psychedelia. oops.
Avatar 1:25pm Chris from DC:

I'm going to celebrate by attempting to remain upright at my desk. No guarantees.
Avatar 1:25pm themutante:

The beautiful dulcet tones of Eugene S Robinson.
Avatar 1:31pm Polyus:

@Neil - a more broad way of saying psychedelic, I guess. But a lot of British bands right now making great music blending psych with noise rock, drone, groove, all sorts of elements. Whereas most American psych bands I hear are still doing rote recreations of West Coast 60s stuff or, yeah, warmed-over BJM.
  1:31pm Blinda:

My older brother gave me a tape of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars when I was 13
  1:31pm Blinda:

Thus began a lifetime of putting David Bowie posters on my ceiling
Avatar 1:34pm Whooda:

Oklahoma- two weeks in 8th grade English classroom circa 1973 diverted to studing Bowie's Ziggy Stardust Spiders from Mars album, mimeographed lyrics and all. Imagine trying to make sense of that! The teacher was fired and the second teacher was severely reprimanded for their initiative.
Avatar 1:36pm MenfussMike:

ugly custard hahahaha. play Ultimate Spinach next.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:37pm Michael 98145:

4 dead in ohio ... en.wikipedia.org...
Avatar 1:37pm KellTX:

I heard an accordion version of this recently at a friend's wedding, was a total trip.
Avatar 1:39pm KellTX:

Just realized I'm not streaming live, ha! I should catch up.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:41pm Michael 98145:

- time has a way of going wonky -
  1:43pm zopa:

it certainly is not on my side...
  1:52pm zopa:

Endless Boogie reminds me of Rootboy Slim.
Avatar 1:54pm Chris from DC:

Endless Boogie til You Puke
Avatar 1:55pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

'vibe killer' ... happened to be my nickname in school days.
...or should have been.
Avatar 1:56pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

also: bonus points to Toad for th'Root Boy reference.
Avatar 1:56pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

failed to notice the comment above Toad. Pay no attention to th'Rev.
  1:57pm zopa:

the guys in my car club called me "cruiser"
Avatar 1:58pm Whooda:

Too much fun today DJ Chris, Glad your clock tricked you into extra hours of this madness.
Avatar 2:04pm Chris M.:

@Whooda: thank you i am easily confused
  2:04pm Listener142985:

Was so psyched about having a serious bum-out! Dude.
Avatar 2:11pm markr:

REALLY like this Dom & Roland
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:11pm Michael 98145:

nice. shimmery.
  2:12pm joe from Warwick NY:

Man when Chris M gets into these type of tracks, he's wfmu MVP to me.
Avatar 2:17pm Chris M.:

thank you joe!
Avatar 2:18pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

GOOD GAS.
Avatar 2:19pm northguineahills:

Sweet, new GAS!
  2:22pm zopa:

Count to 10 backwards... you won't feel a thing.
Avatar 2:23pm markr:

I saw the Gun Club at this tiny little restaurant/bar where I worked in the early 80 in East Lansing, Michigan
Avatar 2:24pm markr:

The owner owned the record store upstairs and he started booking bands he liked, and the Gun Club were amazing. I had never heard of them before.
Avatar 2:25pm markr:

So there's a new Gun Club record?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:29pm Michael 98145:

[ this is like the best record store ever .. ]
Avatar 2:32pm Chris M.:

@Michael 98145: wow thanks
Avatar 2:39pm northguineahills:

Can't get enough of this Alice Coltrane release....
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:41pm JP from KC:

Howdy, Y'all. Polyus, if you're still around the comments, I just sent you a direct message request. I've been a bit enamored with that neo-psychedelic style you spoke of earlier, as of late, and I was hoping you might be able to give me a short list of some U.K. bands to delve into.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:41pm Bronwyn Bishop:

fuck. bye bye obamacare
Avatar 2:42pm Chris from DC:

Oh no.
  2:42pm zopa:

still has to go through senate, then reconciliation, then the house again. a lot could still happen.
Avatar 2:43pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

alice very much in wonderland.
yay.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:43pm WO Town Wick:

markr--I spent a few college years in East Lansing in late 80's--what was the place you saw Gun Club?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:43pm Michael 98145:

( whoa )
  2:44pm Andal:

It's fun to have your possibility of seeing age 30 put up to a vote.
Avatar 2:45pm markr:

It was called Bunches Cafe and they had music there from about '80-'83-ish? They were right next to the Bagel Fragel and the Peanut Barrel (the Peanut Barrel's still there!) I saw Eugene Chadbourne there, too. Also R.E.M. played there but I missed it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:46pm Mick:

Thanks for the great music Chris M.
Avatar 2:46pm markr:

They weren't doing music by the late 80s, the guy sold the place and went back to just selling records, and he's still there too, the store is called Flat Black & Circular.
Avatar 2:48pm markr:

Anyone who loses a congressional race to one of these bastards deserves to lose. It's not too often you get to say about your opponent, "He killed thousands of people."
Avatar 2:49pm Polyus:

@JP - oops, didn't see it. Actually, a lot of the bands I am thinking of can be heard on this fine station - Gnod, Hey Colossus, Cosmic Dead, Blown Out, Haikai No Ku. I have even been digging that Moonlandingz record, which is a bit more all over the place.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:49pm chris:

loved (still loving) the show today, Chris M. thanks, man.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:51pm Michael 98145:

great, great; thank you again DJ Chris M
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:54pm WO Town Wick:

Thanks--markr-- I guess I missed Bunches but remember FBC fondly.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:58pm tmoyo:

Yay! Doug Sahm!
Avatar 2:58pm Chris M.:

thanks everybody
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:58pm WO Town Wick:

Great show Chris M
  2:59pm zopa:

thanks Chris
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