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 Jun 23rd 2011 5.00am–7.00am
Time zone: central
Van Dyke Parks “Come To The Sunshine”
from Where The Action Is! (Rhino 2009) —RR: It's The Super Summer Song Spectacular show! Five hours of Summer Songs starting right now and lasting through Memphis to Manchester at 10:00am. The fist set is mine and from here John Wendland (host of Memphis to Manchester) will trade off sets. This
The Bangles “Good Day Sunshine (With Matthew Sweet)”
from All Together Now: Beatles Stuff For Kids Of All Ages (RCA 2006) —RR: This is from a CD that accompanied a children's book available only at Borders a few years back. Also features Beatles covers from Steve Conte, Marshall Crenshaw, Chris Maxwell and more.
The Overlanders “Summer Skies & Golden Sands”
from Beat, Beat, Beat Volume 1 - The Mersey Sound & Other Mop Top Rarities 1962-1963 (Castle 2006) —RR: A British Invasion band that managed to retain some of that Skiffle sound that was taking Britian by storm just a couple years earlier.
Booker T. & The M.G.'s “Soul Dressing”
from Stax/Volt - The Complete Singles 1959-1968 - Volume 3 (Rhino Atlantic 2007) —Music Bed