Options Ira: Playlist from December 7, 2019 Options

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Options December 7, 2019: fill-in for Michael Shelley

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Artist Track Approx. start time
  Ira the K theme   0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Dusty Springfield  Live It Up   Options 0:01:57 (Pop‑up)
Hypnolovewheel  I Dream of Jeannie   Options 0:04:17 (Pop‑up)
Benny Goodman with Ella Fitzgerald  Take Another Guess   Options 0:06:37 (Pop‑up)
Rudy Ray Moore  Ring-A-Ling Dong   Options 0:09:10 (Pop‑up)
Nicky Thomas  Love of the Common People   Options 0:11:28 (Pop‑up)
 
Music behind DJ:
Noro Morales & His Orchestra 
Ponce   Options 0:13:44 (Pop‑up)
Slim & Slam  It's Gettin' Kinda Chilly   Options 0:19:29 (Pop‑up)
Emmylou Harris  Luxury Liner   Options 0:21:22 (Pop‑up)
Moby Grape  Lazy Me   Options 0:24:22 (Pop‑up)
Lee Hazlewood  Buying on Time   Options 0:26:09 (Pop‑up)
Elevator Operators  It Could Do Me Better   Options 0:28:00 (Pop‑up)
Hollies  Pay You Back with Interest   Options 0:30:45 (Pop‑up)
 
Music behind DJ:
Cal Tjader 
Where or When   Options 0:33:23 (Pop‑up)
The Who  Little Billy   Options 0:36:09 (Pop‑up)
Shaun Cassidy  So Sad About Us   Options 0:38:35 (Pop‑up)
Nazz  Gonna Cry Today   Options 0:41:29 (Pop‑up)
Grand Funk  Sally   Options 0:46:41 (Pop‑up)
Delfonics  I'm Sorry   Options 0:47:53 (Pop‑up)
June Tyson  Never Never Land   Options 0:50:33 (Pop‑up)
 
Music behind DJ:
Waikiki Swingsters 
Hawaiian Smiles   Options 0:53:20 (Pop‑up)
Jonathan Richman  Sa   Options 0:58:29 (Pop‑up)
Fever High  Casting My Spell   Options 1:00:35 (Pop‑up)
The Tennors  The Only Living Boy in New York (Weather Report)   Options 1:03:29 (Pop‑up)
Astors  Candy   Options 1:05:26 (Pop‑up)
Tommy Roe  Combo Music   Options 1:08:19 (Pop‑up)
Morells  You Gotta Be Loose   Options 1:10:44 (Pop‑up)
Marshall Crenshaw  Stop Her On Sight (S.O.S.)   Options 1:12:30 (Pop‑up)
 
Music behind DJ:
Booker T. & the MG's 
Booker-Loo   Options 1:15:18 (Pop‑up)
Chuck Berry  Almost Grown   Options 1:18:46 (Pop‑up)
The "5" Royales  Too Much Lovin'   Options 1:21:09 (Pop‑up)
The Beatles  You Like Me Too Much   Options 1:24:07 (Pop‑up)
The Everly Brothers  That's Just Too Much   Options 1:26:42 (Pop‑up)
Smithereens  Much Too Much   Options 1:29:17 (Pop‑up)
Joe Bataan  Too Much Lovin'   Options 1:31:34 (Pop‑up)
The Clean  Too Much Violence   Options 1:34:06 (Pop‑up)
 
Music behind DJ:
Coleman Hawkins 
Too Much of a Good Thing   Options 1:37:51 (Pop‑up)
The Glands  Have Your Cake   Options 1:41:56 (Pop‑up)
Perpetual Langley  So Sad   Options 1:44:06 (Pop‑up)
New Pornographers  The Surprise Knock   Options 1:46:45 (Pop‑up)
Betty Everett  The Shoe Won't Fit   Options 1:49:57 (Pop‑up)
Tony Orlando & Dawn  Freedom for the Stallion   Options 1:52:11 (Pop‑up)
Arlo Guthrie  Living in the Country   Options 1:55:45 (Pop‑up)
Chuck McCann  outro   Options 1:58:31 (Pop‑up)

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:03am WR:

Hiya Ira, dancing in my seat here.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:03am Uncle Michael:

Good morning Mr. TheK.
  11:04am Slaboch:

Tuned in poolside at a casino in Tampa!
Avatar 11:04am DonJuanTijuana:

Heck YEAH!! Welcome Ira the K!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:06am Corey:

Morning Ira and everybody!
Avatar 11:06am SmokinJ:

A welcome treat! Mornin' Ira! 8-)
Avatar 11:10am DJ Guin:

Dolemite?!? Oh, yeah.
Avatar 11:10am DJ Guin:

and Morning All!
  11:11am Chriss:

Morning Ira, everyone! Its afternoon here in London.
  11:11am Rick G:

Cheers to you Ira and all from the Puget Sound. Good morning!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:13am Ken From Hyde Park:

YLT Hannukah shows are selling out fast! www.yolatengo.com... Get your tickets today!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:14am Matt Clarke:

Morning Ira! Nice to hear you on the airwaves
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:16am Uncle Michael:

6:00 AM, every day. I didn't used to be like this.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:17am Mike East:

I actually slept in this morning, and woke up at 8:15 to a text from my boss asking if I could come in at 9 instead of 10.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:18am ParUbi:

Checking in. Hi guys, hi Ira!
  11:20am McGroovey:

I dig Slim & Slam.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:21am Handy Haversack:

It's definitely getting kind of chilly.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:23am Uncle Michael:

James Burton thrashing the tele on this Emmylou.
  11:24am paul:

Slaboch....the Hard Rock?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:27am Hughie Considine:

Michael Shelley would dig this one.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:33am ChrisB.:

Hey Ira! Long time. Spinning some great ones today!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:37am Hughie Considine:

OK, so this is not an anti-smoking set.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:37am Yes:

hiya all
Avatar 11:38am Hoboken Jack:

Hello Ira, Matt, HP Ken, and all others hiding from SantaCon!
  11:41am mia bombin:

ira you're doing great and bringing me joy while sitting in the damn car wash line for an hour
  11:42am georgia:

is shaun cassidy playing all the instruments on this track?
  11:43am choggie:

Shaun Cassidy on skin flute
  11:43am georgia:

oh i see todd rundgren played everythig on the shaun cassidy record!
  Swag For Life Member 11:45am Ira:

Todd didn't actually produce this one, but it's the Grand Funk song I wanted to hear.
  11:47am pp:

following shaun on twitter, he's a very positive and upbeat dude
  Swag For Life Member 11:49am Ira:

I've never been more interested in joining twitter.
  11:53am scott:

...could sneak the AWATS version on also.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:53am McGroovey:

This Never Never Land has a certain um personality.
  11:53am tomás:

tuned in from medellin, colombia
thanks for the tunes and the tunes to come
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:54am Fuzzy:

Somebody else got that bandcamp email.
  11:54am McGroovey:

Shaun Cassidy + Utopia = So Sad About Us
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:59am Handy Haversack:

But I've made up my mind already!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:00pm jmd:

Phenomenal station ID. Nailed it!
Avatar 12:02pm Hoboken Jack:

I have that Richman album, good to see him stretching out a little!
  12:02pm hillzy:

In love with fever high now :)))
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:21pm McGroovey:

Mrs McGroovey: "Oh, we already have this Jonathan Richman record. :-( I thought he meant there's a NEW NEW one :-(
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:21pm Matt Fiveash:

I don't run around with no mob, but in this case I will make an exception and join the mob of commenters here. Somehow missed that you were filling in today, itsa nice surprise!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:23pm Gaylord Fields:

Whenever I see the "5" Royales' name, I think of those signs in shops that say "Fresh" Fish.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:25pm Hughie Considine:

If there is an underrated Beatles LP, it would have to be "VI" (which we pronounced 'vee eye' as kids).
Avatar 12:26pm Roberto:

I keep thinking the next line is going to be "have you seen my wife, Mister Jones?"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:27pm Goyim in the AM:

@Roberto: you are not alone in that.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:28pm Hughie Considine:

Even Mrs. Gibb found Robin Gibb's voice unsettling.
  12:28pm pp:

are the odds that "5" is actually 4 or 6?
Avatar 12:31pm Roberto:

It sounded like the BeatGees.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:31pm McGroovey:

@pp 100%
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:32pm McGroovey:

OK, 100% isn't odds, per se, but you understand
  12:35pm Queens L. Bow:

Yeah, that Grand Funk song was several albums after Todd produced them. Still a good song, & written for Farner's girlfriend at the time, Sally Kellerman.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:36pm Handy Haversack:

Next set: "Many"!
  Swag For Life Member 12:37pm Ira:

@Queens L. Bow: Really? I always assumed it was about Sally Rogers from the Dick Van Dyke Show!
  12:38pm Pedro in Arlington:

Who replaces Wheeler in the rotation?
  12:39pm JSG:

Such monkey business!
  12:42pm Jeff formerly from Rahway:

Hiya ITK! Fab show!
Avatar 12:43pm Hoboken Jack:

Was very pleased to buy the Glands reissues at Wuxtry Records in Athens (during a rare trip out of Hoboken).
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:44pm Hughie Considine:

Indeed. What a truly fantastic band.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:45pm Handy Haversack:

Wuxtry! Nice, Hoboken Jack.
  12:48pm taryninstereo:

Love hearing one of my Top 5 favorite bands played by member in band that’s in first position.
Avatar 12:50pm Hoboken Jack:

Hey Taryn!
  Swag For Life Member 12:53pm norske jersey boy:

Fantastic show Ira ! love from Norway to NJ !
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:53pm Corey:

Dig this Freedom for the Stallion! Thanks for the great show Ira. Until next time.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:54pm Hughie Considine:

When I first heard Lee Dorsey's "Freedom for the Stallion" I swore he sang, "They've made manigot -- it's a doggone sin!"
  12:55pm Queens L. Bow:

IRA: Not sure about that, but I think "I Come Tumblin'" was inspired by Dick & that Ottoman.
  12:57pm Queens L. Bow:

Wow, I actually thought that was Allen Toussaint's version...Orlando has good taste.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:59pm Handy Haversack:

Thanks, Ira!
  1:00pm Chriss:

Cheers!
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