Uncontrollable Urge (Music)
Wed Jul 11th 2012 10.00am–12.00pm
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Woody Guthrie “Train 45” from Muleskinner Blues (Smithsonian Folkways 1997) —Saturday Night at Off Bdwy, KDHX Benefit "One Big Soul" a tribute to Woody Guthrie. Come on down. This event is on Woody's actual, would be 100th B-Day.Buy it!
The Everly Brothers “Gone, Gone, Gone” from Walk Right Back: The Everly Brothers on Warner Bros. 1960-1969 (Warner Bros. 1993) —Goes good with a train song.Buy it!
Sonik Omi “Main Theme From Andhera / Darwaza” from Bollywood Bloodbath (Finders Keepers Records 2011) —1980. Today's music bed. Bollywood Zombie music.Buy it!
Neko Case “The Needle Has Landed” from Fox Confessor Brings the Flood (Anti- 2006) —I was having trouble sleeping a few weeks back and listening to Neko Case and CaveofswordS are great things to get you in the zone in the late night.Buy it!
CaveofswordS “Orison” from Silverwalks (self-released 2012) N L —Congrats to CaveofswordS Sunyatta & KVN on their 1 year anniversary, their new record and silver screen debut.Buy it!
Chumbawamba “You Can't Trust Anyone Nowadays” from SHHH (Southern Records www.southern.com/ 1994) R —After 30 years Chumbawamba have called it quits. Read all about it. http://chumba.com/Buy it!
Chumbawamba “Bad Dog” from Anarchy (One Little Indian 1994) —I spent a good portion of the 90s listening to this band. The 4 records they did before their hit TUBTHUMPER are great, as are many of their earlier and later material. True inheritors of Woody Guthrie's spirit, along with a little Marx Brothers.Buy it!
Sonic Youth “Death Valley '69” from Bad Moon Rising (Geffen 1985)Buy it!
Public Image Ltd. “One Drop” from This Is PiL (PiL Official 2012) N —What's the obsession with being from London? Lydon has lived in LA forever after all. I guess I wish I got to grow up in London. In that Tower.Buy it!
Gaz Coombes “Hot Fruit” from Gaz Coombes Presents ... Here Come the Bombs (Hot Fruit Recordings / Hostess 2012) N —Thanks to George V.D. & Shelia M. for this one. Former member of Supergrass.Buy it!
Guided By Voices “Class Clown Spots a UFO” (Guided By Voices Inc. 2012) N —Some really great tracks on this record, including the title track.Buy it!
Camera Obscura “Hey Lloyd I'm Ready To Be Heartbroken” from Let's Get Out of This Country CD ALBUM (Merge)Buy it!
Billy Bragg & Wilco “Eisler On The Go” from Mermaid Avenue (Ekektra 1998) —Unearthed Woody Guthrie songs done by Billy Bragg & Wilco from the late 90s. Maybe they'll turn up Sat. Night?Buy it!
The dB's “Before We Were Born” from Falling Off the Sky (Bar/None Records 2012) N Buy it!
Paul and Linda McCartney “Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey” from RAM [Remastered] (MPL 1971) N —1971. Recently remastered.Buy it!
Scorpio “Hey Joe” from Lost Souls, Vol. 3 (Arkansas Garage Psychedelic Rock 1963-1971) (Psych of the South 2011) —1969. A longer verion of this song than most. And a left over "gun" song from last week's special.Buy it!
Bad Brains “Hired Gun” from I Against I (SST 1986) —And one more shoot 'em up.Buy it!
The Union Electric “Bucket Of Blood” from Time Is Gold (Rankoutsider Records 2012) N L —A song about /inspired by St. Louis blues legends Henry Townsend & J. D. Short. The Union Electric will be playing at the Woody Guthrie tribute show on Sat. as well as having a CD release show on Sat July 28 also at Off Bdwy.Buy it!
fIREHOSE “Brave Captain” from Ragin', Full-On (SST 1986)Buy it!
Lee Ranaldo “Off The Wall” from Between The Times & The Tides (Matador / Hostess 2012) N —We heard from his former band, Sonic Youth earlier in the show. Nice solo effort.Buy it!
The Bombay Royale “Bobbywood” from You Me Bullets Love (HopeStreet Recordings 2012) N —Could be a new theme song for me? Thanks to Hip City resident Chris Lawyer for turning me on to this.Buy it!
The Damned “Neat Neat Neat” from Sessions Of The Damned (Fuel 2000 1994) —1976. A BBC recording.Buy it!
NoMeansNo “Mr. In Between” from All Roads Lead To Ausfahrt (AntAcidAudio 2006) —Wow this record is now 6 years old.Buy it!
Off! “Vaporized” from OFF! (vice 2012) N —Let's get vaporized.Buy it!
Bruiser Queen “You Are My Only” from Swears (self-released 2012) N L —We heard their local artist spotlight at the top of the hour. Great new local music, infectious album.Buy it!
The Blind Eyes “The Nature of the Beast” from With A Bang (self-released 2011) L —Playing July 28 at the Duck Room.Buy it!
Aquitaine “When the Lights Are On” from American Pulverizer, Pt. 1 - EP (self 2012) N L —More great local music.Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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