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The Hour Of Crap is an hour's worth of crap and I make no apologies!

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Options June 14, 2019: Lost Decade Follies
Some bits & pieces of the pains & glories of my time on this media earth.

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Artist Track Album Label Format Comments Approx. start time
Starbuck  Moonlight Feels Right (DJDiscoCatV2 extended mix)   Options     MP3  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mpGg8U7Wg8g   
John Williams  Close Encounters Of The Third Kind   Options Close Encounters Of The Third Kind OST  Artista   Vinyl    0:07:07 (Pop‑up)
Ronnie Elderich  Close Encounters Of The Third Kind   Options Disco Sickness    MP3    0:10:13 (Pop‑up)
Meco  Close Encounters Of The Third Kind   Options The Best Of Meco  Polydor  CD    0:13:04 (Pop‑up)
Gene Page  Close Encounters Of The Third Kind   Options Boogie Nights  K-Tel International  Vinyl    0:16:02 (Pop‑up)
 
Bob James  Main Theme From Star Trek: TMP (unedited)   Options Star Trek: The Motion Picture OST  La La Land  CD    0:22:28 (Pop‑up)
The Tubes  Up From The Deep   Options The Tubes  A&M Records  Vinyl    0:27:40 (Pop‑up)
George Carlin  Son Of WINO   Options FM/AM  Little David Records  Vinyl    0:32:00 (Pop‑up)
Kraftwerk  Pocket Calculator   Options Computer World  Warner Bros.   Vinyl    0:38:17 (Pop‑up)
 
The Firesign Theater  Platterpuss Records #2   Options Duke Of Madness Motors  Seeland Records  MP3    0:46:15 (Pop‑up)
John Williams  March From 1941   Options 1941 OST  La La Land  CD    0:47:35 (Pop‑up)
Walter Williams  The Mr. Bill Show   Options The Mr. Bill Show (book)    Flexi  flexi-disc from the book of the same name  0:51:39 (Pop‑up)
 
Paul McCarney  Wonderful Christmastime (live)   Options The Complete 1979 Glasgow Concert    MP3    0:56:36 (Pop‑up)
 


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Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:00pm Rich in Washington:

Hi Don-O!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:01pm Otis Fodder:

Tuned in, my soundtrack for the next 2 hours while getting back to work.
Avatar 6:01pm Don-O:

Hey, Rich Read for some late 70's abuse?!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:01pm Rich in Washington:

ALways! Do your worst!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:02pm Rich in Washington:

Get back to work, Otis!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:02pm Rich in Washington:

Oh man. This is on my 70s playlist for sure!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:03pm Rich in Washington:

not this remix I mean. New to me. Must snag.
Avatar 6:03pm Don-O:

Work, Otis, World. Mo' Money means Mo' Music!!!
Avatar 6:03pm Martinibomb:

I'm here listening Don-o... just doing some arty stuff
Avatar 6:04pm Don-O:

Ti's on YouTube!!
Avatar 6:05pm Don-O:

'Artsy Stuff' is cool!!! I hope my racket doesn't destroy the mood.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:06pm Rich in Washington:

I've amassed quite a collection of great/bad 70s hits on 7". Not sure why. Maybe I secretly want to torment a roomful of people with them.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:07pm Rich in Washington:

really the low-hanging fruit where bad music crate digging is concerned, but fun nonetheless.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:09pm Otis Fodder:

Thankfully I can swim, going to back to shore, but it was a fun Yacht Trip. Ha!

But... this does really flash me back to my AM radio in the 70s riding my bike and listening to Starbuck.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:09pm Rich in Washington:

I fairly recently spent almost an entire day cataloging all my 70s and 60s 7"s on Discogs and it was kind of funny to see how hundreds of records had a really negligible increase on my collection's 'net worth', as most mass marketed 45s are like pennies per pound.
Avatar 6:09pm Don-O:

We'er talking about Safety here, folks!!
Avatar 6:10pm CC:

I love really good crap!!!...hehehe...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:10pm Rich in Washington:

Oh man, Don-O!
You must be reading my mind! I'm playing a CE3K disco track today too! Not this one, though!
Avatar 6:10pm Don-O:

Guess 12 inchers are more "interesting" than the 7 inchers.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:10pm Otis Fodder:

Starbuck is really good crap for sure!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:10pm Rich in Washington:

Hiya, CC! Don-O has the best crap!
Avatar 6:11pm grantbob:

I had the Archer "Road Patrol" radio with horn... the oval one.
Avatar 6:12pm CC:

High Rich..!.. I'm going to keep listening
Avatar 6:13pm Mr Fab:

Did Bill Murrays' longe singer character sing "Close...En...coun...ters...theme," or was that just me
Avatar 6:14pm CC:

I can't help but wondering how many of you out there might have implants?!?...hehehe...:)0(:
Avatar 6:14pm Mr Fab:

Hey, my "Disco Sickness" comp. Taken off thrift-store vinyl.
Avatar 6:14pm Don-O:

I think the former Beware Of The Blog has two bad disco compilations. Mt. Fab posted a couple more on HIS former blog as well. I see a Bad Disco Weekend in the future!
Avatar 6:15pm Mr Fab:

only breast ones, CC
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:15pm Rich in Washington:

My wife refuses to look me over for implants, so who knows?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:15pm Hopey Sockmonkey:

Ohhh, there's nothing quite like bad disco.
Avatar 6:15pm grantbob:

Trying to imagine "Good Disco Weekend"
Avatar 6:15pm Don-O:

Mr. Fab: Nope, that was indeed Bill the Lounge Singer.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:16pm Rich in Washington:

grantbob!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:16pm Rich in Washington:

That reminds me, I need to see Avenging Disco Godfather again. Rudy Ray Moore's finest moment.
Avatar 6:18pm CC:

I think disco must have started with Don't Rock the Boat..!..baby!!!...
Avatar 6:19pm Don-O:

CC: For this show, Rock The Boat would be too normal.
Avatar 6:20pm CC:

Hahaha!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:21pm Rich in Washington:

This is so weird that you're playing CE3K stuff! Maybe we were talking about it on one of the shows?
Avatar 6:22pm CC:

I would have been 25 to 30
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:22pm Otis Fodder:

Loved all the disco Close Encounters!
Avatar 6:23pm Don-O:

Rich: doing a Star Wars Theme marathon would have been too easy. Plus, I never got underwater with SW as a kid.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:24pm Rich in Washington:

There must be a lot of it. Luckily, none of this is what I am playing later. Probably helps that Close Encounters came out during the height of Disco.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:25pm Rich in Washington:

one of my KBOO DJ pals does a huge Star Wars throwdown around every May 4th. It's crazy. So much old and newer remix stuff related to Star Wars.
Avatar 6:26pm Don-O:

Close Enounters got in in the right time as Saturday Night Fever came in and exploded in the summer of 77 and Close Encounters came out by December of that year. Well, John Williams never did a "dance" version of one of his themes ever again.
Avatar 6:27pm CC:

Kewl!!!...we need a good Man From U.N.C.L.E... cut like that!!...
Avatar 6:28pm Mr Fab:

not a disco "Man From U.N.C.L.E."..? Did disco sink it's hooks into everything?
Avatar 6:31pm Don-O:

The disco wreckage was everywhere by 1981......and then came MTV and malls.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:31pm Hopey Sockmonkey:

Are the Tubes crap? Well... their later 80s stuff was (IMO).
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:32pm Rich in Washington:

They were a really unique 70s rock phenomenon. Kind of alongside 70s Zappa, Sparks, etc.
Avatar 6:33pm Don-O:

I advert my eyes during that Tubes period.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:33pm Rich in Washington:

but I know what you mean, Hopey. I think the pressures to break 'big' in the New Wave market sort of got to them.
Avatar 6:33pm Mr Fab:

Hopey, i interpret Don-O's use of 'crap' to also mean just 'stuff.'
Avatar 6:34pm Don-O:

.....and now we're talking ABOUT crap....top 40 radio!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:34pm Rich in Washington:

Didn't George Carlin have this bit about your 'stuff' and other people's 'crap'?
Avatar 6:35pm Don-O:

THERE'S a crap connection!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:36pm Hopey Sockmonkey:

I used to love this Carlin bit when I was a kid.
Avatar 6:37pm Don-O:

Class Clown still kills me!!!
Avatar 6:41pm Mr Fab:

Kraftwerk recorded versions of this song in like 6 dif languages.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:42pm Rich in Washington:

There really was a calculator in this song. It's an actual model. Someone recently posted an article about it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:44pm Rich in Washington:

I love Computer World.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:48pm Rich in Washington:

That Duke set is amazing.
Avatar 6:50pm Don-O:

A great theme from a wonderfully crappy movie!!! God Bless Steven Speilberg and his older brother, Little Johnny!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:51pm Rich in Washington:

I don't think I've ever sat through 1941.
Avatar 6:51pm geezerette:

I won't stand for it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:52pm Rich in Washington:

Hiya geezerette!
Avatar 6:52pm Don-O:

Did somebody JUST referenced a Stevie Wonder song here?!?!?!
Avatar 6:53pm Don-O:

Oh, Hey, Geez!
Avatar 6:54pm Mr Fab:

I was thinking this was the Faber College march from the Animal House soundtrack. Hey, at least I got Belushi right. has ANYONE seen all of "1941"?
Avatar 6:54pm geezerette:

Oh no! Don-O! :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:54pm Rich in Washington:

We're really getting a look at the inside of your brain today, Don-O!
Avatar 6:54pm Don-O:

WARNING: this episode will go out with a large piece of major crap. Just warnin' ya!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:55pm Rich in Washington:

I had this book/record. What happened to it? Wouldn't be surprised if it's still tucked away somewhere in my parent's attic.
Avatar 6:55pm Mr Fab:

Weird bit of trivia I just learned: Mr Hands from Mr Bill was Ellen Degeneres' brother.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:55pm Rich in Washington:

Major crap! Yay!
Avatar 6:55pm Don-O:

Don't forget that both of those films had John Landis cameos!
Avatar 6:56pm geezerette:

Howdy,Rich! I remember all the same crap!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:56pm Rich in Washington:

Oh weird. I guess Walter Williams had success as a commercial filmmaker and he uses Mr. Bill to raise money for charities. Oh man, I sound like a bot!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:57pm Rich in Washington:

There wasn't. There wasn't any treasure down there. Poor Mr. Bill.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:57pm Rich in Washington:

God. I remember this word for word.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:57pm Rich in Washington:

Thanks Don-O! An exceptional Hour of Crap!
Join me over here next:
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Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:58pm Hopey Sockmonkey:

OMG. How could you do this to us, Don-O?
Avatar 6:59pm Mr Fab:

but...it's only June?
Avatar 6:59pm Don-O:

I suspect the shortness of time here will same you all. See ya at Rich's show!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 6:59pm Rich in Washington:

You are cruel, Don-O! Cruel but fair.
Avatar 6:59pm Mr Fab:

Much thanks, Don-O! For the most part.
Avatar 6:59pm Don-O:

The keyboard stylings of Linda McCartney!!!!
Avatar 6:59pm geezerette:

This context underscores certain of Paul's...uh...qualities.
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