Options Sophisticated Boom Boom with Sheila B.: Playlist from November 10, 2017 Options

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Female-fronted pop from the past, present, and future; from all over the globe. And the occasional man.

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Options November 10, 2017: L'Avventura

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Artist Track Album Label Year Comments Images New Approx. start time
Sébastien Tellier  Chrysalis   Options A Girl Is A Gun  Record Makers  2017   
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Amason  Kelly   Options Sky City  Fairfax Recordings  2015   
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La Bien Querida  Permanentemente   Options Fuego  Elefant  2017   
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Judy Ong  Black Pearl   Options 45  Columbia  1969   
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Xenoula  Luna Man   Options Xenoula  Domino Recording Co.  2017   
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Vangelis  Love Theme   Options Blade Runner  EastWest  1993  From 1982      0:19:00 (MP3 | )
Malena Zavala  If It Goes   Options Single  Yucatan  2017      *   0:22:50 (MP3 | )
Gillian Hills  Rentre Sans Moi   Options Zou Bisou Bisou: The Yé-Yé Years 1960-1965  Ace Records  2017  From 1965 
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Bush Tetras  Too Many Creeps   Options Boom In the Street  ROIR  1995   
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TsuShiMaMiRe  Parmigiano Reggiano   Options NEW  Mojor Records  2017   
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Kero Kero Bonito  Rock N' Roll Star   Options Covered In Gloria  Deek Recordings  2017   
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Sharon Bailey  Cosmic Dust   Options Outa Space, Outta Sight: Joe McGasko's 2015 WFMU Marathon Premium (V/A)  N/A  2015  From 1981      0:47:27 (MP3 | )
Perfume  Relax In the City   Options Cosmic Explorer  Universal Japan / Perfume Records  2016   
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Dudley Moore  Moon Time   Options Dudley  Martine Avenue Productions  2006  From 1967 / I had NO IDEA Dudley Moore was such a great songwriter!!      0:56:26 (MP3 | )
Brigitte Bardot  Je Me Donne A Qui Me Plait   Options Brigitte Bardot  Philips  1963   
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Bernadette Carroll  He's Just A Playboy   Options 45  Laurie  1965        1:00:36 (MP3 | )
 
Jackie Shane  In My Tenament   Options Any Other Way  Numero Group  2017  From 1963 
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Billie Anthony with Eric Jupp & His Orchestra  This Ole House   Options 1954 British Hit Parade  Acrobat Music  2005  From 1954      1:11:37 (MP3 | )
Julie Grant  Up On the Roof   Options 45  Pye  1962        1:13:18 (MP3 | )
Etta James & Sugar Pie DeSanto  In the Basement (Part 1)   Options Go Go Power - The Complete Chess Singles 1961-1966  Ace Records  2009  From 1966 
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Mini Viva  Bedroom Viber   Options Single  Geffen  2009        1:18:24 (MP3 | )
Klymaxx  Meeting In the Ladies Room   Options Meeting In the Ladies Room  Geffen  1984   
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Shena Ringo  Yokushitsu (Bathroom)   Options Shouso Strip  Toshiba EMI  2000   
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Clodagh Rogers  Lonely Room   Options Backcomb 'n' Beat: Dream Babes Vol. 3  RPM  2001  From 1966 
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Rosemary Clooney  Come On-A My House   Options Saint Etienne Present Songs For The Lyons Cornerhouse  Cherry Red  2012  From 1951 / As requested by you lovely listeners!      1:33:15 (MP3 | )
 
Nadine  Ultra Pink   Options Oh My  Father/Daughter  2018  My Single of the Week! Album due out 1/26 
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L’impératrice  Erreur 404   Options Single  Microqlima  2017   
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Marie Laforêt  Ivan, Boris, Et Moi   Options Marie Laforet  Polydor  2002  From 1967      1:45:06 (MP3 | )
Fairuz  Le Beirut   Options Legend: The Best Of Fairuz  EMI Music Arabia  2006  This song kills me.      1:47:25 (MP3 | )
Luwten  Go Honey   Options Luwten  Double For Me Recordings  2017   
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Madder Rose  Lights Go Down   Options Bring It Down  Seed  1993   
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Karen Dalton  It's Alright   Options Cotton Eyed Joe: The Loop Tapes Live in Boulder 1962  Megaphone  2007  From 1962 
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Chavela Vargas  La Llorona   Options 24 Primeros Canciones  Vintage Music  2014        2:05:59 (MP3 | )
 
Men I Trust  I Hope To Be Around   Options Single  Men I Trust  2017   
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Mondo Grosso  Labyrinth   Options Labyrinth EP  Avex Trax  2017   
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Taylor Dayne  Tell It To My Heart   Options 45  Arista  1987   
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LADAMA  Porro Maracatu   Options LADAMA  Six Degrees Records  2017   
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Fataneh  Fekr Mikardi   Options Coli  Caltex  1994        2:32:13 (MP3 | )
Yumi Zouma  Us, Together   Options Willowbank  Cascine  2017  For Ben! 
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Jolie Holland & Samantha Parton  Wildflower Blues   Options Wildflower Blues  Self-released  2017   
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Bedouine  Dusty Eyes   Options Bedouine  Spacebomb  2017  Playing live at Joe's Pub on 11/16! 
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Mamas & the Papas  Dedicated To the One I Love   Options 45  Roulette  1967        2:53:14 (MP3 | )

Listener comments!

  Fri. 11/10/17 3:01pm P-90:

Sheeeeeeeeeela Beeeeee!
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:01pm ?:

what was brice last track???
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:01pm The Contessa:

Hello Sheila! Hello everyone…
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 3:02pm ncjay:

Hi Sheila and everybody! My favorite time of the week is here again!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:02pm Adrian in London:

Hello Sheila. Hello The Contessa. Hello to everyone in, and wait for this, the Boomdocks.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:04pm listener james from westwood:

Afternoon, Sheila and all! A much-needed musical excursion ahead!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:04pm The Contessa:

Ha! The Boomdocks. Why didn't anyone think of that before?
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:04pm peter in seattle:

Hi Sheila, looking forward to listening live today, we have the school day off! Sophisticated Boom boom!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:04pm Rob Kopp:

Hello Shelia, hello all. Finally I can sit, after walking around on the record fair all day
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:05pm northguineahills:

I had a friend who played theremin w/ Sebastian for an album and a tour.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:05pm chris:

we like the shows, the shows that go boom! hi, Sheila and all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:05pm Adrian in London:

Zut alors! This is Sebastian Tellier? Wow
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:06pm P-90:

Clicky-star for "Boomdocks"!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:06pm djsheilab:

Hello Friday friends! That may have been my favorite show opener ever. WHAT DRAMA!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:06pm Itzall Ablurr:

Hi Sheila B! Starting off the show with a bang I see... (sorry)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:07pm listener james from westwood:

LOL, love when I go to star something and I've already done so, likely bc I heard it here!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:08pm @sugarwolf@:

hi! glad 90.1 is back on the air so I can listen on the radio!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:08pm djsheilab:

@Listener James I actually remember you liking this one!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:09pm The Contessa:

Amason: Love it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:10pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Hi, Sheila & company. It's Moondog madness in here!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:10pm melinda:

Hi Sheila and all
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:12pm djsheilab:

Hello Melinda! Ken from Hyde Park! The Contessa + Adrian in London! Sugarwolf! Itzall Ablurr! P-90! Chris! Northguineahills! Rob Kopp! Peter in Seattle! Ncay! And Listener James!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:12pm The Oscar:

Afternoon all-- ready for the pre-weekend pop infusion!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:12pm djsheilab:

So many new records in today's show :)
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:12pm djsheilab:

Hey The Oscar!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:12pm Rob Kopp:

we count the *
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:13pm Adrian in London:

Elefant are releasing so many great records lately
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:13pm Gaylord Fields:

Hello Sheila. Hello Adrian in London. Hello Contessa. Hello everyone else down in the Boomdocks.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:14pm Rob Kopp:

PLUT (Platenclub Utrecht) as well. Tomorrow our 12th record: an EP by The Fallouts. So we're nopt only collecting records, we're also releasing them!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:15pm djsheilab:

Gaylord Fields—I hear you are in London at the mo! And that you got to meet some lovely people :)
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 3:16pm ncjay:

Sheila, hope you have the new Anteros "Bonnie" lined up for today. Newest in their incredible run of singles
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:18pm JasonInBoston:

Moshi Moshi Sheila! I have some vintage female Japanese singles set aside for you.
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:18pm djsheilab:

JasonInBoston—Ooh la la! That is music to my ears.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:18pm Ken From Hyde Park:

@Rob Kopp - The other day, listener Torbjørn from Norway mentioned he was in Utrecht this week. If that's your area, look for someone wearing a WFMU T-shirt.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:19pm Rob Kopp:

@Ken: I'll keep my eyes open tomorrow!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:21pm listener james from westwood:

Blade Runner! For the show that is always more human than human.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:21pm The Contessa:

Sheila! You've gone atmospheric early!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:22pm The Contessa:

Hello Gaylord!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:22pm djsheilab:

The Contessa—A bit of quick dip into next week's pastures....
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:22pm Adrian in London:

Why Gaylord! Quelle surprise! ;-)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:23pm rsj:

nothing says skinjob love like some heavy sax
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:23pm Gaylord in Londom:

Sheila, it’s all true! And the fun times have not ended with this lovely couple.
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:23pm MattWinNJ:

Shiela B this is the best set i’ve ever heard I think.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:23pm melinda:

Loving this set.
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:25pm djsheilab:

Thank you MattWinNJ + Melinda!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:25pm Gaylord Fields:

@Adrian (also) in London @The Contessa: Imagine that — encountering the two of you in this virtual realm!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:27pm The Contessa:

@Gaylord, pleased to meet you here…
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:27pm michael z:

What gorgeous, liquid guitar playing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:29pm Rob Kopp:

Ah, Gillian Hills doing Leave me be by The Zombies. One of her best
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:29pm JtotheK:

hi sheilaB, hi boom boomers.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:30pm Rob Kopp:

Sheila, is this a new Gillan Hills or a Various Artists compilation?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:31pm Rob Kopp:

On Ace? I bet you compiled it!
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:33pm matt in Peapack:

Awesome segment on wake n bake this morning Sheila. You truly are an FMU gem!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 3:34pm RomanDogBird:

sheila, you're saying everything about blade runner that i couldn't put into words myself!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 3:34pm eyenoise:

DJ SHIELA B YOU ARE SO RIGHT ABOUT BLADE RUNNER 2049!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 3:35pm eyenoise:

(You are also so right about the original Blade Runner. It's the best!)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:37pm rsj:

it's like sin city
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:40pm michael z:

How great to hear some no wave. New York at its grungiest best.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:40pm BennettCap:

Next headline: Several elves allege sexual misconduct by Santa Claus. Christmas cancelled!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 3:42pm CTEmpress:

Too Many Creeps! But not here today, we are all wonderful boom boomers!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:42pm djsheilab:

BennettCap—Sometimes things need to blow up + wreck havoc in order for this deep problem to rise to the surface. It's opening up an important + long overdue conversation.
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:43pm djsheilab:

Thank you for your sweet words Matt In Peapack!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:43pm djsheilab:

Rob Kopp—I didn't compile it actually. But it is a new Gillian Hills compilation, not various artists.
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:44pm djsheilab:

The Empress!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:44pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Ths situation is unpresidented, one might say.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:45pm Rob Kopp:

I already checked the website of Ace :-) It looks like it's only a CD and not an LP. Such a pity
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:45pm djsheilab:

And Michael Z! Hello!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:45pm chris:

lol, KenFHP
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:47pm djsheilab:

Haha! I just caught that, Ken From Hyde Park. Nice!
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:50pm Daisy in Leicester:

love this kero kero tune
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:51pm djsheilab:

Daisy In Leicester! So glad you loved it!
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:51pm JasonInBoston:

WHOAAAAAAH! This Sharon Bailey is one of the few 12" singles on Salsoul that I've never owned. Had such a huge run of that label, too. Very cool! Never heard this before!
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:53pm matt in Peapack:

Great set!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 3:54pm CTEmpress:

I am liking Perfume!
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:55pm jess:

such a light and breezy show. always look forward to it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 3:55pm Adrian in London:

@SheilaB Kero Kero Bonito are supporting Princess Nokia tonight in Brixton. Princess Nokia goes on stage at midnight. *sadly, goes to bed early*
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 3:57pm DC:

Hello to all, glad to tune in on this very cold afternoon!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:58pm djsheilab:

Hello DC! Winter does feel like it's slowly upon us.
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 3:58pm djsheilab:

Thanks Jess!
  Fri. 11/10/17 3:59pm natbot:

Pop perfection set!!! Btw, incase you haven't, check out the zany future pop of the PC Music label. I think you'd dig Hannah Diamond!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:00pm The Oscar:

Just noticed the artist on that last one-- whoa!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:03pm BennettCap:

Sheila, I heartily agree. Creeps out!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 4:05pm CTEmpress:

Bernadette went from Party Girl to waiting for a playboy!
  Fri. 11/10/17 4:05pm gauche knee:

HATE tuning in late but WOW 2 B greeted by a DUDLEY MOORE into Bardot transition tho! Happy Boom Boom Friday Sheila & fellow Boomers!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 4:09pm CTEmpress:

Jackie Shane getting her due!!!! Groundbreaking performer
  Fri. 11/10/17 4:11pm JasonInBoston:

IN MY TENAMENT! I have a good memory of playing this one when we all DJ'd together in that basement club (where the power kept cutting out). It sounded killer in that room! Remember that, Sheila?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:12pm Passaic River Blues:

I think the first time I ever heard about Jackie Shane was from Cecile on the WFMU boards. This "In My Tenement" is fabulous.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:13pm DC:

Loved that In My Tenament, great production and performance
  Fri. 11/10/17 4:13pm P-90:

Woo- That was one really romantic-sounding tenement
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 4:13pm northguineahills:

I don't think I've heard of anyone refer their domicile or any building as a tenement outside of a historical context or visiting the Tenement Museum.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:15pm DC:

Enjoying this housing themed combination of tracks!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:16pm The Oscar:

This set proves, once and for all, that you CAN dance about architecture.
  Fri. 11/10/17 4:17pm P-90:

Love for Julie Grant's version, with latin backbeat and pizzicato strings
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:18pm djsheilab:

I was wondering who might notice this peculiar theme :) Yay DC + The Oscar!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:19pm JtotheK:

augh, missed Jackie Shane tenement! (but at least returned in time for In the Basement).
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:20pm dale:

hello sheila - do you have the foundations ready to play?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:20pm JtotheK:

i've probably mentioned before -- Clyde McPhatter and Roosevelt Grier also have versions of tenement, i hope to find those 45s, someday!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:20pm still b/p:

Rosemary Clooney -- or Julie London -- with Come On-a My House...maybe?
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:21pm djsheilab:

Ahhhh that's brilliant, Dale! Let's see where we go with this....
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:22pm JtotheK:

or...ross bagdasarian come on-a my house...maybe?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:23pm JtotheK:

(also re: tenement - very glad that the beat up, cracked 45 by jackie shane that i had played through without skips, nice and loud, a few times before it was retired from play for fear of breaking itself or needles.)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 4:24pm northguineahills:

The Jackie Shane and Etta James record covers are pretty tight.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:26pm dale:

groups with architectural names - the foundations, the five stairsteps, the doors, 13th floor elevators...
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:29pm still b/p:

Tower of Power.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:30pm JtotheK:

heard elsewhere on WFMU over the years - king coleman 'down in the basement'.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 4:30pm northguineahills:

dale, you forgot the obvious one, Architecture in Helsinki!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:31pm still b/p:

Crowded House.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:32pm dale:

walkin' the floor over you
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 4:34pm ChrisB.:

Gleaming Spires
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:34pm The Oscar:

Basement Jaxx
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:35pm The Oscar:

Also, not quite the same conversation, but I am incapable of hearing the phrase "master bedroom" without having my brain fill in "...where the vampires feast."
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 4:35pm Will from Seattle:

crystal castles
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:35pm dale:

first iteration of moody blues did 'this is my house (but nobody calls) and i was hoping they cribbed it from a better soul artist but i can't find another version
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:36pm still b/p:

Yeahhh. Rosemary HATED the song, I've heard. Didn't want to record it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 4:36pm northguineahills:

Ok, I'll go to her house!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:36pm dale:

are you guys tired of hearing me say i saw rosemary at the carlysle before she passed? it was my adulting moment.
  Fri. 11/10/17 4:36pm Marc15:

Happy Friday!

https://youtu.be/QTXyXuqfBLA
  Fri. 11/10/17 4:36pm Mark in Toronto:

13 steps lead down by Elvis Costello
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:37pm JtotheK:

couple 'house' (adjacent, anyway...)
house guests-what so never the dance
show stoppers-ain't nothing but a house party
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:37pm dale:

let's all go over - mel ferrar will be out screwing around and she'll need some company.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 4:37pm northguineahills:

more interior design, but Inspiral Carpets.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:38pm JtotheK:

martha and the vandellas-in my lonely room
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:39pm Number Six:

Hi Sheila & Boomers! Looks like I missed some Blade Runner stuff :( I'll have to catch up on the archives.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:39pm melinda:

dale I don't remember your Rosemary story
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:40pm still b/p:

Interior titles: Toys In The Attic, In My Room, If You're Irish...Come Into The Parlor, and something from Basement Tapes.
That'd be a never-before set that might give the the earth a wtf wobble.
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:41pm The Oscar:

Not long after she died, I remember driving past a gas station deep in the woods of western Mass with a huge, nondescript sign out front that just said "I MISS ROSEMARY CLOONEY." It was both heartwarming and oddly unsettling.
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:43pm djsheilab:

Thanks for all your great tips everyone! still b/p—that interior theme is bonkers in the very best way.
  Fri. 11/10/17 4:45pm Mandy:

after that "room" set I wanna listen to Oingo Boingo's "Private Life".....somebody get me out of here!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:46pm DC:

Oh, I'm a sucker for this L'imperatrice beat. Love that easy deep bass. Another great new song I didn't know was out there
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:47pm still b/p:

Love her music, but bless her heart....with the snowballing frequency of White Christmas showings, we get to see and see again that Clooney -- especially up against Vera-Ellen -- wasn't meant for that particular sort of song and dance production.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:49pm dale:

melinda, it was a christmas show. sadly she was so large a couple of handlers had to help her up on stage. but her voice was so nice. my wife and i shared a tiny table with an older couple not five feet away from the stage. he turned out to be the former president of revlon and i had worked for the agency that did some of their work so i had something to talk about. after the show i bought them a drink at the bar which impressed him to no end (i'm sure his retirement package was more than i'll make in a lifetime). we got a christmas card from them inviting us to north carolina where they had a summer home. i don't know if my wife ever responded.
  Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 4:50pm Fermatseye:

Beautiful Fairuz!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:51pm Mick:

Le Beirut is among my favorite tunes. Thanks for the happiness-making show!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 4:51pm northguineahills:

what Fermatseye said!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:51pm dale:

still b/p - i thought she held her own. lord help the sister who comes between her and her man.
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 4:51pm djsheilab:

Fermatseye + Mick + Northguineahills—Isn't just wonderful? I can't handle its beauty.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:51pm Passaic River Blues:

Damn... I'd like to hear just an acapella version of this.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:53pm Itzall Ablurr:

Wow. "Le Beirut"; beautiful. Can't help but hearing echoes of Greg Lake's "C'est La Vie", another gorgeous song of longing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 4:53pm northguineahills:

and seeing as Lebanon is imploding again form external and internal forces..., hoping all works out for the people there, they were finally getting back to 'normal'.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:54pm JtotheK:

makes me want to listen to miles 'sketches of spain' ... which was at one point (one of) my favorite miles LPs.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:56pm DC:

Right with you there djsheilab! Artwork can lift humanity from ignorance
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 4:56pm Rob Kopp:

Classical. That's what it was. I thought I know this Fair song, but I couldn't find the English words. No wonder: it was an instrumental: Concerto d'Aranjuez
  Fri. 11/10/17 4:56pm michael z:

This is a totally cool record. I️ love the vibes and the jazzy singing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 4:57pm Adrian in London:

@JtotheK You know Rodrigo's widow HATED Miles's version?
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 4:58pm Will from Seattle:

@Rob
Fairuz & the songwriters she worked with did several songs based on Western classical pieces, like this one which is based on a Mozart compostion
www.youtube.com...
  Fri. 11/10/17 4:59pm michael z:

And what a fantastic segue. You are the best Sheila.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 5:00pm Adrian in London:

Loved the Luwten
  Fri. 11/10/17 5:01pm Dave in Leicester:

wow sheila this takes me back that intro gives me goosebumps
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:01pm Rob Kopp:

And in the meantime a flying Luwten (Tessa Douwstra). Difference, the opening track of her LP, is fantastic
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 5:01pm northguineahills:

Haven't heard Madder Rose in a geologic epoch.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:03pm Rob Kopp:

@Will from Seattle: just checked.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:03pm JtotheK:

@AdrianInLondon - I didn't know that! (Learn something on these boards every day.)
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 5:04pm Number Six:

@Sheila: Things may yet work out. Look at how the Japanese were treated after WWII. Look at how they are viewed today. I believe you've spent some time there, as have I. Their culture has been widely accepted here.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 5:04pm northguineahills:

Wow, Karen Dalton! I love her!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:09pm Rob Kopp:

Didn't know Natalia Lafourcade had a sister
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 5:10pm djsheilab:

Rob Kopp-Right?!! You can see very clearly where she gets it from. Chavela Vargas is one of the greats.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:10pm Ken From Hyde Park:

House-related: "Our House" from Madness.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:12pm dale:

temp has dropped to 27 on it's descent tonight. so nice to be inside with a cocktail of choice and listening to this music.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:12pm Rob Kopp:

It's more her grandmother than her sister, I see
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:13pm DC:

What a track from Chavela Vargas!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:14pm melinda:

@Ken that's a good one.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:15pm Passaic River Blues:

Last week Lil Green knocked me down. So I finally get myself together and then Chavela Vargas saunters in and lays me out.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:15pm dale:

i saw a doc on netflix about a female hispanic singer but i don't think it was her.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:15pm chris:

for some reason, La Llorona made me think of Loreena McKennitt's version of Highwayman...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 5:18pm Adrian in London:

Ooh, Men I Trust clicky-heart
  Fri. 11/10/17 5:18pm Early Morning in Seoul:

Good morning/evening! Glad there is now a +14 hr time zone difference!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 5:20pm djsheilab:

Good morning Early Morning in Seoul!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 5:22pm CTEmpress:

I so enjoy hearing new releases: these are records I would not hear otherwise. Thank you! And next week will be killer!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:23pm Rob Kopp:

Start of atmospheric records next week, so there is a follow up? In 2 weeks I'll be in London for a Kinks weekend, so I can't listen then live to SBB (good we have the archives). Friday 24 I'm in pub The Clissold Arms in Muswell Hill (opposite of the house where the Davies bothers lived) and Saturday 25 in pub Edward Lear for 2 sing-a-longs with The Kinks Fan Kollektive, and Sunday 26 in The Boston Arms for the annual fan meeting (with the Kast Off Kinks)
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 5:23pm djsheilab:

Thanks for saying that CTEmpress! Finding the new songs is one of my favorite parts of doing this show.
  Fri. 11/10/17 5:25pm Early Morning in Seoul:

@djsheilab Thanks! I'm meeting with my friend today who is this nice old lady that sells Korean LPs from the 60s - 90s. If there's anything you're looking for let me know!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 5:26pm Layet Johnson:

Go Sheila B! This Mondo Grosso is so sick!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 5:26pm djsheilab:

Rob Kopp—I'm going to be doing the show in installments, cos three hours of atmosphere might make it difficult to operate machinery.
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 5:27pm djsheilab:

Thanks Layet Johnson!
  Fri. 11/10/17 5:27pm Early Morning in Seoul:

Yeah Taylor Dayne!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 5:28pm CTEmpress:

I second the Taylor Dayne: my hair bumped up and I spontaneously burst into mad dance moves
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:28pm Rob Kopp:

@Sheila: you right. Especially for us listeners in Europe (Friday evening) and SBB-ers like Early Morning in Seoul
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:29pm Passaic River Blues:

@Early Morning in Seoul: two weeks ago Joe McGasko played a Korean folk cover of "Scarborough Fair" from 1970 that was outrageously good. The album cover can be seen here: www.wfmu.org...

The name of the group was listed as "Tuwa e Muwa" but I don't think that's an accurate rendering. If you ever come across this record in your record-buying journeys, consider checking it out.
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 5:30pm djsheilab:

Early Morning in Seoul! I would love to send you a couple of wants. That's so nice of you. Would you mind emailing me at sheilab (at) wfmu.org so I have your email address? Thanks!
  Fri. 11/10/17 5:35pm Early Morning in Seoul:

@Passaic River Blues - looks like a greatest hits from 뚜와 에 무와 (I think it is meant more like "Toi et Moi"). Don't know if I'd have the budget to get it. Their albums are super expensive: http://www.lptown.co.kr/product/category.php?Field=artist&Mode=search&String=%B6%D1%BF%CD%BF%A1%B9%AB%BF%CD%20(Toi%20et%20Moi) ~$100-$200!
  Fri. 11/10/17 5:36pm Early Morning in Seoul:

@djsheilab - Will do!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:37pm chris:

Arabic and Persian language tracks today! bring back the mid-east love, Sheila! woo!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:40pm Passaic River Blues:

@Early Morning in Seoul: thank you for the information! I agree--for $200, I'd forego the vinyl and stick with a CD.
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 5:41pm ncjay:

I've been buying this Yumi Zouma one track at a time as I've heard them but this convinces me to just go for the whole album!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:43pm Cooh John:

Hi djsheilab. Starting my weekend with you and my fellow sophisticates. Nice mood your setting.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:51pm maestroso:

Taylor Dayne! I saw her live in Ocean City MD back around '89. Totally R&B concert. She was excellent.
  Fri. 11/10/17 5:54pm TheoC:

Your show is amazing... I moved from Brooklyn a year ago to the woods of up north, mountain lions! I'm so happy I was able to bring your beautiful program with me!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:54pm Rob Kopp:

Thanks again Sheila. The alarm goes off in 7 hours for day #2 of the record fair in Utrecht. On 11/11 at 11:11 we have the presentation of our new EP by The Fallouts. www.discogs.com...
  Fri. 11/10/17 5:54pm Early Morning in Seoul:

To add to the Taylor Dayne stories: In Seoul, while crate digging at this one music and record booth manned by this really old guy, snagged the 12" Single for ~$1!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 5:55pm northguineahills:

Thanks sheila!

@TheoC: I moved from Brooklyn down south a year ago. WFMU makes me feel like I'm home.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:56pm melinda:

I love this version of Dedicated to the One I Love.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:56pm The Contessa:

Ms and Ps, lovely!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:57pm DC:

Always a joy to listen along on a friday. Going to attempt to carry on a little of the sbb vibe in my own tremendously outstanding band practice later this evening hah! Thank you DJSB!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:57pm dale:

i hate to admit i have a michelle phillips solo album. i don't think i've ever put it on the tt.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:58pm Rob Kopp:

Bye all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:58pm JtotheK:

thanks sheilaB, enjoyed the show! cheers everyone.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 5:58pm listener james from westwood:

Thanks, Sheila!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 5:58pm CTEmpress:

Til next week! Adieu!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Fri. 11/10/17 5:58pm Mark Hurst:

Loved the show this evening! Thanks, Sheila B!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:58pm The Contessa:

Oh no, it's the end! Lovely show, lovely Sheila, Thank you.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Fri. 11/10/17 5:59pm chris:

thanks, Sheila B!
  Fri. 11/10/17 5:59pm P-90:

ありがとうございました@DJ Sheila! Thanks so much for another great show!
  Fri. 11/10/17 5:59pm Adrian in London:

Can't believe the Show's over already! Such a great show, thanks! Xx
  Fri. 11/10/17 6:00pm Steve:

The Mama's & the Papa's! Thank you! Peace and love and kisses!
Avatar    Fri. 11/10/17 6:00pm Will from Seattle:

TFW when you have so many records you can't remember which ones you actually have
  Fri. 11/10/17 6:00pm Early Morning in Seoul:

Thanks for the great morning tunes!
Avatar Fri. 11/10/17 6:05pm djsheilab:

Thanks everyone! Until next week....! Xoxo
  Fri. 11/10/17 6:13pm Kelly Dustjacket:

Buy your lady jewelry.
  Sun. 11/12/17 12:41pm Jim:

I LOVE this show! Cheers from sunny Cornwall, UK.
Avatar Fri. 11/17/17 5:45pm Dano59:

it was nice to see Madder Rose here and on yr Twitter sheila. I am friends with them and sang some Nilsson songs with Mary Lorson at a tribute show here... she's so talented.
  Tue. 11/21/17 5:24pm Tom P:

I love the existing intro.
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