Time Warp Radio (Music)
With Mark Hyken
Mon Aug 13th 2012 11.00pm–1.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Leigh Stephens “Another Dose of Life” from Red Weather (Akarma) R —Leigh Stephens is an American guitarist and songwriter. Stephens became famous as the former lead guitarist of the San Francisco psychedelic rock group Blue Cheer.Buy it!
Winwood, Clapton, and Bruce aka the Powerhouse “Crossroads” from What's Shakin' (Ekektra) —a rare first pre-cream workout of Crossroads recorded as a demo for Elektra in 66'. Guess they saw no potential in the band. Shame on them, big big goof!Buy it!
The Insect Trust “Miss Fun City” from Insect Trust (EMI) —he members of the band were Nancy Jeffries on vocals, Bill Barth on guitar, Luke Faust, formerly of the Holy Modal Rounders, on guitar, banjo, fiddle, and harmonica, Trevor Koehler on saxophone, and Robert Palmer (1945-1997) on clarinet and alto saxophBuy it!
Angel “Rock and Rollers” from Angel (Casablanca Records 1975) R —Angel was discovered by KISS bass player Gene Simmons performing at a nightclub and was eventually signed to the same label as KISS, Casablanca. Angel's image of dressing in all white was a deliberate contrast to Kiss, which wore black. Angel sportedBuy it!
May Blitz “Fire Queen” from May Blitz (BGO Records 1970) —The group was formed in 1969 by bassist Terry Poole and drummer Keith Baker, the rhythm section of the blues-rock trio Bakerloo, both of whom left the group when guitarist Clem Clempson departed to join ColosseumBuy it!
Iron Butterfly “My Mirage” from In A Gadda Da Vida (Rhino 1968) —The band had been booked to play at Woodstock but got stuck at an airport. When their manager called the promoters of the concert they explained the situation and asked for patience. However, the manager demanded that the Butterfly be flown in by helicoptBuy it!
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