Time Warp Radio (Music)
Fri Oct 28th 2011 5.00am–7.00am
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Time zone: central
Dr. John and The Blues Brothers Band “Season of the witch”
from Blues Brothers 2000 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Universal Records, Inc.) —This song was written by Brit folk/pop icon Donovan, sung very capably here by Dr. John and backed up by a very capable band!
Gene Autry “(Ghost) Riders in the sky”
from The Essential Gene Autry (Columbi/Legacy 2005) —This song was written in the '30s by Stan Jones, a forest ranger in Arizona, who had a very successful career as a songwriter for Western movies. This song is an enduring American classic, proven by the HUGE number of bands/artists who have covered and r
John Lee Hooker “Boom boom”
from John Lee Hooker - The Ultimate Collection 1948 - 1990 (Rhino Records) —A short exerpt of this song, the "haw haw haw haw" part, is heard in a current TV commercial for a restaurant chain, which inspired me to play this today! I love it when the blues gets on TV, even if it's a commercial! ; - )
Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen “Armadillo stomp”
from Live From Deep in the Heart of Texas (Warner Bros Records, Inc. 1974) —In the early '70s, hippies and rednecks would not sit in the same room and listen to music together....except for The Commander and crew! They wrote this short country instrumental just for this gig at the Armadillo World Headquarters ; - )
Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen “One Of Those Nights”
from We've Got a Live One Here! (Warner Brothers Records 1976) —At the core, The Commander and crew were a jump blues and western swing band, who did some old rockers, hippy music and truck drivin' tunes. The Commander is the King of cosmic cowboy diesel-billy boogie woogie rock and roll!
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