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For more than 25 years, Bob Irwin, the Dean of Sundazed Music, has befuddled, disoriented, and otherwise thrilled collectors and consumers alike by refusing to drive between the lines. Swerving wildly from garage to psych, from surf to soul, from biker to bossa, Bob’s steering with his elbows and hollerin’ like a banshee as he careens all over Route ‘60s, knocking over traffic cones.

The show is called Big Planet Noise! – and it’s hosted by Bob and Gina Frary Bacon, the gal with the great voice. It’s almost always all-vinyl, from Bob’s insane collection. The show became a must-listen in Nashville, a town unaccustomed to such carryings-on, and it’s now primed to become a part of your not-too-proud-to-be-surprised lives. Strap in and head to WFMU.org’s Rock ’n’ Soul Ichiban stream, every Monday from 8-10 pm EST!

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Options December 17, 2018: Big Planet Noise! Show #127

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Artist Track Album Label Format Approx. start time
Dennis Coffey  Black Belt Jones Opening Theme   Options BLACK BELT JONES (1974)  Warner Bros  LP  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Roy Ayers  Coffy Is The Color   Options COFFY (1973)  Polydor  LP  0:01:42 (Pop‑up)
Edwin Starr  Ain’t It Hell Up In Harlem   Options HELL UP IN HARLEM (1974)  Motown  LP  0:04:36 (Pop‑up)
Marvin Gaye  Trouble Man   Options TROUBLE MAN (1972)  Tamla  LP  0:07:19 (Pop‑up)
The Impressions   Three the Hard Way   Options THREE THE HARD WAY (1974)  Curtom  LP  0:11:10 (Pop‑up)
Bax  Savage Sisters Theme   Options SAVAGE SISTERS (1974)  A.I.P.  Other  0:14:53 (Pop‑up)
Johnny Pate  Bucktown   Options BUCKTOWN (1975)  A.I.P.  LP  0:17:04 (Pop‑up)
Luchi DeJesus  Friday Foster Theme   Options FRIDAY FOSTER (1975)  Beyond  LP  0:19:04 (Pop‑up)
  Big Planet Chat!         0:21:19 (Pop‑up)
Don Julian  Savage Title Theme   Options SAVAGE! (1973)  Money  LP  0:25:08 (Pop‑up)
Ernie Banks  The Numbers Game   Options JIVE TURKEY (1974)  CFE  Other  0:27:37 (Pop‑up)
O.C. Smith  Blowin’ Your Mind   Options SHAFT’S BIG SCORE! (1972)  MGM  LP  0:30:14 (Pop‑up)
The Smoke  The Candy Tangerine Man   Options THE CANDY TANGERINE MAN (1975)  Chocolate City  LP  0:33:45 (Pop‑up)
Barbara Mason  Child of Tomorrow   Options GORDON’S WAR (1973)  Buddah  LP  0:35:21 (Pop‑up)
Herbie Hancock  The Spook Who Sat By The Door   Options THE SPOOK WHO SAT BY THE DOOR (1973)  United Artists  LP  0:39:29 (Pop‑up)
Ben Taylor   Dolemite   Options DOLEMITE (1975)  Relapse  LP  0:43:31 (Pop‑up)
  Big Planet Chat!         0:46:25 (Pop‑up)
J.J. Johnson  Willie Dynamite   Options WILLIE DYNAMITE (1974)  MCA  LP  0:48:48 (Pop‑up)
Willie Hutch  Vampin’   Options THE MACK (1973)  Motown  LP  0:53:29 (Pop‑up)
Barbara Mason  Sheba, Baby   Options SHEBA, BABY (1975)  Buddah  LP  0:56:15 (Pop‑up)
Quincy Jones  Black Cherry   Options THEY CALL ME MR. TIBBS (1970)  United Artists  LP  0:59:39 (Pop‑up)
James Brown  Slaughter’s Theme   Options SLAUGHTER’S BIG RIP-OFF (1973)  Polydor  LP  1:01:54 (Pop‑up)
Roy Budd  Beauty and the Bass   Options DIAMONDS (1975)  Bradley’s  LP  1:05:51 (Pop‑up)
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson  The Rumble   Options THE EDUCATION OF SONNY CARSON (1974)  Paramount  LP  1:08:59 (Pop‑up)
  Big Planet Chat!         1:10:51 (Pop‑up)
Charles Earland  Kung Fusion   Options THE DYNAMITE BROS (1974)  Prestige  LP  1:14:20 (Pop‑up)
Lou Rawls  Sometime Day   Options THE SOUL OF **** CHARLEY (1973)  MGM  LP  1:17:56 (Pop‑up)
Jack Conrad  The Monkey Hustle   Options THE MONKEY HUSTLE (1976)  Beyond  LP  1:21:32 (Pop‑up)
Barry White  Somebody’s Gonna Off The Man   Options TOGETHER BROTHERS (1974)  20th Century  LP  1:23:38 (Pop‑up)
Isaac Hayes  Breakthrough   Options TRUCK TURNER (1974)  Enterprise  LP  1:28:00 (Pop‑up)
Friends of Distinction  Honey Baby Theme   Options HONEY BABY, HONEY BABY (1975)  RCA Victor  LP  1:31:11 (Pop‑up)
Johnny Pate  Brother On The Run   Options BROTHER ON THE RUN (1973)  Perception  LP  1:35:03 (Pop‑up)
Jerry Peters & Jerry Butler  Melinda Title Theme   Options MELINDA (1972)  Pride  LP  1:37:11 (Pop‑up)
  Big Planet Chat!         1:44:09 (Pop‑up)
Gene Page  Blacula (The Stalk Walk)   Options BLACULA (1972)  RCA Victor  LP  1:47:24 (Pop‑up)
Willie Hutch  Theme of Foxy Brown   Options FOXY BROWN (1974)  Motown  LP  1:50:09 (Pop‑up)
Bobby Womack  Across 110th Street   Options ACROSS 110TH STREET (1972)  United Artists  LP  1:52:47 (Pop‑up)
Curtis Mayfield  Superfly   Options SUPERFLY (1972)  Curtom  LP  1:56:35 (Pop‑up)
Isaac Hayes   Theme From Shaft   Options SHAFT (1971)  Enterprise  LP  2:00:50 (Pop‑up)
Jack Ashford  Fremont Street   Options BLACKJACK (1978)  Ruff Stuff  LP  2:05:26 (Pop‑up)
Sammy Davis Jr.  John Shaft   Options Now  Reprise  LP  2:08:59 (Pop‑up)

Listener comments!

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:00pm Gina Bacon:

Happy Monday, everybody!
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:00pm Jay S.:

Good evening!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:00pm Andy R:

Hey, everyone! I am here and GEEKED for tonight's show!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:00pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey Brotherman!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:01pm Gina Bacon:

Hey Jay!! Hi Andy!!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:01pm Andy R:

Hey, Gina!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:01pm Gina Bacon:

I've been looking forward to this for DAYS!!!!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:02pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey Jay and Andy - bad muthas!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:03pm Andy R:

Dang, this sounds really GREAT!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:03pm Snayle:

Hello Y'all! NotsoBadass here... . :p
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:04pm Eargasm!:

This is one of the best you do, Bob! Happy Monday to you and Gina!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:04pm bigplanetnoise:

You're def a badass, Snayle... ❤️
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:05pm Eargasm!:

perfect opening with Black Belt Jones!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:05pm bigplanetnoise:

Howdy Eargasm! I hope you're all pimped out for the show!
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:05pm Eargasm!:

Should have made a Paynes run for this one!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:06pm Gina Bacon:

Hi Snayle!! Hey Eargasm!!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:06pm bigplanetnoise:

Hard to sit still to this show..... Fight the power!
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:06pm Eargasm!:

Fight the power...on a b movie budget!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:06pm Andy R:

You're giving my subwoofer a little work out here tonight, I love it!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:07pm bigplanetnoise:

The more "B", the more I love 'em!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:07pm bigplanetnoise:

Oh yeah, Andy - our most bass-heavy show, fo' sho'!!!
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:07pm Eargasm!:

Just a little bit of Shaft in this one!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:08pm bigplanetnoise:

Bit o' Shaft in every one of 'em!
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:08pm Eargasm!:

The Edwin Starr track
Avatar Mon. 12/17/18 8:09pm Daffodil2:

Hey, Bob & Gina! Love this! Your show is always SO good!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:09pm bigplanetnoise:

Got some pretty rare ones coming up, too. From 7" promos serviced only to theaters!
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:09pm Smoketown Joe:

This sure beats a bunch of sappy Christmas music
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:09pm Gina Bacon:

Hi Daffodil2!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:09pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey Daffodil! So glad you're here! ❤️
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:10pm Gina Bacon:

We think so too, Smoketown Joe!
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:10pm Jay S.:

Reached no. 7 in 1972
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:10pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey Smoketown Joe!!! No sappy crap here! Gunfire, baby!
Avatar Mon. 12/17/18 8:10pm Daffodil2:

Like your Facebook photo - "Guitars - Ghettos - Gunfire!"
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:10pm bigplanetnoise:

Hahahahaha! My mantra for today!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:11pm Gina Bacon:

The Three G's.
Avatar Mon. 12/17/18 8:12pm Daffodil2:

Good one, Gina!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:12pm Uncle Michael:

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:12pm Gina Bacon:

Hi Uncle Michael!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:13pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey Uncle Michael! Loved your show the other day!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:14pm Uncle Michael:

Thanks...you could really tell it was live! Oof.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:14pm bigplanetnoise:

Ahhh - part of the whole thing!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:15pm Uncle Michael:

Bob, you at all familiar with Frayker's Revenge, Frayker's Breaks, etc.?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:15pm bigplanetnoise:

I am!
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:16pm Jay S.:

I had no idea that AIP had its own label
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:17pm Uncle Michael:

Ooh, I'll pick your brain later. I have most, if not all of that stuff...but decoding the provenance is a bitch!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:17pm Uncle Michael:

how much Adolph Ceasar will we hear tonight?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:17pm Andy R:

How rare is the AIP label to find? I've seen them show it in some of their '60s movies, but I've never seen anything in the wild.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:17pm bigplanetnoise:

They did, Jay! So many incredible singles on AIP from the 60's!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:19pm Uncle Michael:

Hey Gina...how you doin'?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:19pm Gina Bacon:

I'm doing A-ok! How 'bout you?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:19pm bigplanetnoise:

Andy - I think I've found most of mine by accident. Stumbled into a lot of the 45s over the years. Some were promo-only for radio or theaters. Lots of Kim Fowley involvement on some of the early sides - The Renegades, etc...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:20pm Uncle Michael:

not bad...just chillin' and the crib.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:23pm Uncle Michael:

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:23pm Mailman Tom:

Hey Bob and Gina! What's your favorite Blaxploitation movie? Mine is The Harder They Come, which was set in Jamaica.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:23pm Andy R:

Of the ones you've played tonight, I've only seen two of them so far.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:25pm Gina Bacon:

Uh-oh. Bob's posting a photo on the Big Planet Noise Facebook page that may or may not be embarrassing....
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:25pm bigplanetnoise:

Mailman Tom! I love the cheap, low-budget flicks the best!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:26pm bigplanetnoise:

Check out Gina's Superfly glasses on the Big Planet Noise Facebook page!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:27pm Gina Bacon:

  Mon. 12/17/18 8:27pm Tim Milk:

LOve that waka-waka wah wah pedal...
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:28pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey Tim! Welcome! LOTS of wah-wah!!!!!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:28pm Gina Bacon:

Tim!!! <3
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 12/17/18 8:28pm Dominick:

Well well well!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:29pm Gina Bacon:

Wacka Wacka Wacka!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:29pm Gina Bacon:

Hi Dominick!
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:29pm Jay S.:

Jive Turkey (aka Baby Needs a New Pair of Shoes)
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:30pm bigplanetnoise:

One of my favorites!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:30pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey Dom!!! Hope you're dressed to kill!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:31pm DJ Pat K:

Happy Monday! Lovin this show, great idea
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:31pm Uncle Michael:

Nice studio, guys!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:31pm bigplanetnoise:

Thanks, Uncle Mike!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:32pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey DJ Pat K!!! So glad you're here!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:32pm Gina Bacon:

Good hornage on this one.
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:32pm Jay S.:

This is kind of kind of like Shaft meets Bond
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:32pm Gina Bacon:

DJ Pat K!!!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:34pm bigplanetnoise:

So - my big question - when will everyone be ready for my Kung Fu show?!?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:34pm bigplanetnoise:

Or our 70's-80's Cop Show show?!?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:35pm Andy R:

I'm ready for all of it!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:35pm Gina Bacon:

As soon as this one's over!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:35pm Gina Bacon:

Me too!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:35pm Uncle Michael:

I'd need a week.
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:35pm Jay S.:

Cop show show is a GREAT idea
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:35pm SeanD:

How do I explain to my wife & child I have to hurry with the dishes so I can tune in, turn on, drop out
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:36pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey SeanD!!! The dishes can wait, brotherman!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:36pm Uncle Michael:

An all Quinn-Martin show.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:36pm bigplanetnoise:

That would be cool.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:36pm Gina Bacon:

Hey Sean!! Maybe they can listen too!
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:39pm SeanD:

No chance Gina! the kid got sicc'd with Spanish homework for tomorrow morning! And my beloved had to log in and work some more!! I'll console myself with strings, harmonies & waka waka wah
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:39pm bigplanetnoise:

Where's Snayle?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:39pm Snayle:

Looking from my 'fro n shades....
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:40pm bigplanetnoise:

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:41pm Gina Bacon:

Haha..there's always the archive, for later!
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:42pm Jay S.:

This movie had its own documentary made about it
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:42pm bigplanetnoise:

Yeah - a slightly higher budget on this one! They hired Herbie!
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:43pm SeanD:

Deep in the LP tracks! Respect! I still regret that flood at my sister's that took out my 1000 LPs like the SHAFT double album
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:43pm Gina Bacon:

I lost mine to a flood too, Sean.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:44pm Andy R:

  Mon. 12/17/18 8:44pm Jay S.:

Shaft was one of the first albums I ever bought at age 10
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:44pm bigplanetnoise:

Yeah, Andy!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:45pm bigplanetnoise:

I had Shaft pretty early on myself, Jay!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:45pm Andy R:

I finally saw all of "Dolemite" earlier this year. First time I tried to watch it the copy I had cut the last third of the movie off!
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:46pm SeanD:

Is that Dolemite as in the South Tyrol?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:46pm bigplanetnoise:

Such a great flick.
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:47pm SeanD:

just ggled it -- I guess not :D
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:48pm Gina Bacon:

I don't know where that comes, from, Sean!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:49pm bigplanetnoise:

Funky Jews Harp, y'all!!!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:50pm Gina Bacon:

The funkiest!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:50pm Uncle Michael:

Rudy Ray wasn't *very* Tyrolian.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:50pm Gina Bacon:

No yodeling there.
Avatar Mon. 12/17/18 8:52pm Senor Headache:

Senor Headache singing in but today, in the spirit of today's theme, I'd like to be referred to as Senor Iceberg Slim.
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:52pm SeanD:

The Dolomites are stunningly beautiful spiky mountains at the edge of the Alps in Italy's South Tyrol... only went once but I loved it
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:52pm Gina Bacon:

Ok, you've got it, Senor Iceberg Slim!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:52pm bigplanetnoise:

Hahahaha! You got it, Iceberg!!!!
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:54pm SeanD:

:D :D :D
Avatar Mon. 12/17/18 8:54pm Senor Headache:

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:54pm Gina Bacon:

My great great great grandfather tunneled through one of those mountains...came from opposite sides, and did not meet in the middle. Family lore says it did not end well.
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:55pm Jay S.:

There were huge ads for this movie in the Philly papers. Never played where I was in South Jersey though.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:56pm bigplanetnoise:

The Mack?
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:56pm Jay S.:

  Mon. 12/17/18 8:56pm SeanD:

Gina: ouch! I've driven the Mont Blanc tunnel, ever since that fire 20 years ago they are very careful
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:58pm bigplanetnoise:

So many of these are available now, but those that are not are almost all up on YouTube in their entirety...
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:58pm SeanD:

Remembering that brownish purplesque label on Buddha Records vinyl
  Mon. 12/17/18 8:59pm Jay S.:

I LOVED that label
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:59pm DJ Pat K:

Sheba, baby!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 8:59pm bigplanetnoise:

A really interesting label - to this day I turn up great 45s that I had NO idea even existed...
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:00pm Eargasm!:

The Shaft and Superfly albums were the soundtracks to the projects where we lived, hahah. All the older black guys were always full length leather and shades with wide brims.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:00pm bigplanetnoise:

Those were the days, man. Brotherman.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:01pm Gina Bacon:

  Mon. 12/17/18 9:02pm SeanD:

I have the Rhino foldout double CD of Superfly I love those alternate takes & mixes
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:02pm Eargasm!:

And I'd show up to their apartments with Love It To Death, hahah
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:03pm Gina Bacon:

Funky cowbell!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:03pm bigplanetnoise:

I bet they loved that, Eargasm.
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:03pm Jay S.:

Just watched the two-parter about James Brown on Tales from the Tour Bus
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:04pm Gina Bacon:

I haven't seen that one yet, Jay!
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:05pm Jay S.:

It's great, but of course they all are
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:05pm bigplanetnoise:

No one can ever accuse Mr. JB of not finding a groove, eh?
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:05pm Eargasm!:

I certainly didn't get much airplay ....
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:06pm bigplanetnoise:

wacka wacka
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:07pm SeanD:

Wore out my 45 of Soul Power '74 I was 12 years old and didn't realize the JB's <-> James Brown connection
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:14pm Eargasm!:

you'd have loved some of the apartments there, Bob. So incredibly cliché to the period. All mirrors and leopard spots. Some folks even brought Africa right to the ghetto, hahah. The apartments would open up to literally the jungle. And behind it all would be the sounds of what youre playing, haha
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:15pm Eargasm!:

This stuff actually brings back memories, hahah
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:16pm Gina Bacon:

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:16pm bigplanetnoise:

I had a few pals that were 100% into that myself. I LOVED hanging out with them, playing records, etc... Such a cool time.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:21pm bigplanetnoise:

I hope everybody's having a cocktail right now. Like me.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:22pm Gina Bacon:

Bringing the wacka wacka wacka!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:25pm Gina Bacon:

Barry occupies his very own vocal range...all to himself.
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:26pm Jan Zed:

Am I grooving to ... Eleanor Rigby???
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:27pm Gina Bacon:

Yes! I was just asking Bob if he heard that, too!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:27pm bigplanetnoise:

Eleanor Rigby, sideways! With wah-wah and clavinet!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:27pm Andy R:

Love me some Barry White!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:27pm Gina Bacon:

Hey Jan!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:27pm bigplanetnoise:

Me too!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:28pm Gina Bacon:

South Park made him almost mainstream!
Avatar Mon. 12/17/18 9:29pm Senor Iceberg Slim:

That short clavichord part in "Somebody's Gonna Off The Man" was so good! Some of these songs have so much going on in them it's hard to keep up.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:29pm Gina Bacon:

Yes, lotsa layers, Iceberg.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:30pm bigplanetnoise:

Such great, unique production.
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:31pm Tim from LH:

Tuning in late, very Funky show tonight!
I was a SuperFly soundtrack kid myself.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:32pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey Tim! Glad you made it! I'll give you a Superfly fix before we're done here!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:32pm Gina Bacon:

Hey, Tim! Never too late!
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:34pm Tim from LH:

Sounds good, Bob! Hey Gina!
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:36pm SeanD:

That drum sound is so natural & immediate... I can practically hear the baffles between the drummer and the amps... that was the year disco producers started overdubbing individual drum tracks for the super separated sound... soon after, natural drum sound was history!
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:37pm SeanD:

1975 I mean
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:37pm Gina Bacon:

I love that sound, SeanD. You can hear the hands hitting.
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:41pm SeanD:

How about that wild panning on Melinda! Sock it to me88
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:48pm Andy R:

I almost scored a copy of Blacula during Record Store Day--but someone nabbed it before I could get over to it!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:48pm bigplanetnoise:

Oh no! Yeah - they reissued it, right?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:49pm bigplanetnoise:

This set is kinda like Blaxploitation's Greatest Hits!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:52pm bigplanetnoise:

We're gonna attempt to go a little long tonight - IF we don't get cut off!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:52pm Gina Bacon:

Yes! Too many songs to quit on time!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:53pm Andy R:

No, this was an original RCA pressing! It was at Wild Honey.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:53pm Andy R:

Love this tune!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:54pm bigplanetnoise:

Oh! I saw that, Andy! I almost bought that a while ago. I didn't grab it though. It wasn't cheap. Did you see the tag?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:54pm Gina Bacon:

I just love his voice.
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:55pm Jay S.:

Famously used in Jackie Brown
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:55pm bigplanetnoise:

They sure did, Jay!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:55pm DJ Pat K:

Incredible tune. We had to stop wrapping gifts to get up and dance for a sec
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:56pm Andy R:

No, but I'm not surprised. Their soundtrack section has amazing stuff, but it is high.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:56pm bigplanetnoise:

Best compliment ever, DJ Pat!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:56pm Gina Bacon:

Ha! That's great, Pat!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:56pm Andy R:

I did nab a $45 LP of Universal Monster movie scores--which was too oddball and rare not to grab.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:56pm Gina Bacon:

I may be up in your neck of the woods in the near future!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:56pm bigplanetnoise:

Andy - $100.00
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:57pm Andy R:

  Mon. 12/17/18 9:57pm SeanD:

that hi-hat & snare !!!!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:57pm Andy R:

Really, Gina!? Let me know!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:58pm Gina Bacon:

Will do!
  Mon. 12/17/18 9:58pm Tim from LH:

Incredible production!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 9:59pm bigplanetnoise:

It sure is.
  🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:00pm Eargasm!:

Even my mom owned Superfly!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:01pm DJ Pat K:

Great show, thanks for the tunes!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:01pm bigplanetnoise:

We're going late! I hope!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:01pm Andy R:

I did luck up and found an original Superfly LP in an antique mall around here two years back.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:02pm Gina Bacon:

Yes, stay tuned for some bonus tracks! (:
  Mon. 12/17/18 10:03pm snayle:

Before u & we get the Shaft g'nite ya'll ! Thanks for the ride ! :D oxox
  Mon. 12/17/18 10:04pm Tim from LH:

I must have been a Funky little 10 year old kid, because I can remember digging this on my transistor radio!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:04pm Gina Bacon:

xoxoxo, Snayle!
  Mon. 12/17/18 10:04pm Jan Zed:

Anyone aware of a direct connection between Laurie Johnson of (British tv show) Avengers fame and blaxploitation soundtracks?
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:04pm bigplanetnoise:

Thanks Snayle! We're still gonna go for it! It'll all be in the archive!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:05pm Uncle Michael:

Great show, you two. Thanks for the music.
  Mon. 12/17/18 10:06pm Jan Zed:

There appears to be a cross fertilisation ((:-)) ...
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:06pm bigplanetnoise:

One more surprise coming up! I hope!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:06pm bigplanetnoise:

Thank you, thank you, thank you, everyone for being here with us - we massively appreciate it! We’re back on CHRISTMAS EVE - with a unique, mostly-music show, very little chatter… It’s our 3rd annual “Christmas Not Christmas” show - I’ll be playing you things that make me FEEL all holiday-ish… up close and personal-like! Cool, weird stuff. I know it’s a big, big night, but I hope some of you can join us! Happy Holidays, everyone - love to all!!!
  Mon. 12/17/18 10:07pm Jay S.:

Super show, thanks so much!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:07pm Andy R:

Great show! Looking forward to next week!!!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:07pm Gina Bacon:

Thanks so much for getting funky with us tonight! You folks always make it a party. See you next week!! xoxo
  Mon. 12/17/18 10:08pm SeanD:

Avatar Mon. 12/17/18 10:08pm Senor Iceberg Slim:

What it is, BPN, what it is. Until next week.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:09pm bigplanetnoise:

I LOVE that, Iceberg!!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:09pm bigplanetnoise:

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:09pm Gina Bacon:

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:09pm Gina Bacon:

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:10pm Andy R:

Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:10pm bigplanetnoise:

Hahahaha!!!!! He's a bad mutha!
  Mon. 12/17/18 10:10pm Jan Zed:

Fantastic show! Thanks to ye both - happy holidays!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:10pm Gina Bacon:

We saved the best for last!
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:11pm Gina Bacon:

I like to think he's dancing.
Avatar 🎃 Mon. 12/17/18 10:12pm Gina Bacon:

Goodnight, for reals, everyone! Thanks for being here. xoxoxo
  Mon. 12/24/18 9:44pm Nina:

Goodnight Bob & Gina. Thanks for a great show
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