Uncontrollable Urge (Music)
With bobEE Sweet
Wed Jul 11th 2012 10.00am–12.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
The Bombay Royale “Bobbywood” from You Me Bullets Love (HopeStreet Recordings www.hopestreetrecordings.com 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!
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