Pop! The Beat Bubble Burst (Music)
Pop! The Beat Bubble Burst explores the music of the sixties with an emphasis on British Invasion and Mersey Beat. It then traces those branches to the present day by playing music that echoes the music of the sixties including power pop, jangle pop, pub rock, glitter and glam rock, neo-psychedelia and indie pop.
With Rich Reese
Thu Aug 26th 2010 5.00am–7.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Manfred Mann “Let's Go Get Stoned”
from Down the Road Apiece (Their EMI Recordings 1963-1966) (EMI 2007) —This track was written by Ashford and Simpson - Valerie Simpson celebrates a birthday today born in 1948.
Chris Curtis “Aggravation”
from Merseybeat - The Story of The 60's Liverpool Sound (Castle 2006) —Chris Curtis, born of this day back in 1941.
The Grass Roots “Where Were You When I Needed You”
from 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of the Grass Roots (Geffen* 2001)
Alan Copeland “Mission Impossible Theme/Norwegian Wood”
from Golden Throats 4: Celebrities Butcher Songs of The Beatles (Rhino 1997) —Mission Impossible theme song was co-written by former Belmont, Fred Milano who was born on this day in1940.
Keith Allison “Action, Action, Action”
from Where The Action Is! Los Angeles Nuggets 1965-1968 (Rhino 2009)
Ray Paul “How Do You Know?”
from The Charles Beat: Best of the Boston Years 1977-1981 & Now (Permanent Press 2000)
Bob Geldof & The Boomtown Rats “Somebody's Looking At You”
from Great Songs of Indifference: The Best of Bob Geldof & The Boomtown Rats (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 1997)
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