Friday, April 19, 2013

Playlist April 19 2013

Paul Williams Tribute  The 100 Best Singles (Abridged) 

 The Beach Boys “Good Vibrations”  Capitol  -- October 66
 The Spencer Davis Group “Gimme Some Lovin'”  Fontana — October 66
 Buffalo Springfield “For What It's Worth”  Atco — January 67

 Aretha Franklin “I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Loved You)”  Atlantic — February 67
 Smokey Robinson & The Miracles “The Love I Saw In You Was Just a Mirage”  Tamla — February 67
 The Kinks “Waterloo Sunset”  Pye — April 67

 The Doors “The Crystal Ship”  B-Side Elektra — May 67
 Van Morrison “Brown Eyed Girl”  Bang — July 67

 Jackie Wilson “(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher And Higher”  Brunswick — August 67
 The Who “I Can See For Miles”  Decca — September 67

 Otis Redding “(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay”  Volt — January 68
 Jimi Hendrix Experience “All Along The Watchtower”  Reprise — August 68

 Grateful Dead “Dark Star”  Warner Bros. — August 68
 The Beatles “Hey Jude”  Apple — August 68

 Marvin Gaye “I Heard It Through The Grapevine”  Tamla — November 68
 The Rolling Stones “Honky Tonk Women”  Decca — July 69
 Creedence Clearwater Revival “Green River”  Fantasy — July 69

 The Velvet Underground “Foggy Notion”  Verve Bootleg — Rec May 1969 Released 1985
 Sly and the Family Stone “Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)”  Epic — December 69
 James Brown “(Get Up I Feel Like Being A )Sex Machine Pt 1”  King — July 70

 Joe Simon “Drowning In The Sea Of Love” Spring — November 71
 Bob Dylan “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door”  Columbia — August 73
 Bob Marley and the Wailers “No Woman, No Cry”  Island — August 75

 Patti Smith “Gloria”  Arista — February 76
 Sex Pistols “Anarchy In The U.K.”  Virgin — November 76
 Television “Marquee Moon Pt 1”  Elektra — March 77

 Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers “Roadrunner (Twice)”  B-Side Beserkley — June 77 - Rec 1971 w/ John Cale
 The Only Ones “Another Girl, Another Planet”  CBS — April 78

 Talking Heads “Take Me To The River”  Sire — November 78
 Dire Straits “Sultans Of Swing”  Warner Bros. — January 79

 Lipps, Inc. “Funkytown”  Casablanca — March 80
 Joy Division “Love WIll Tear Us Apart”  Factory — June 80
 Yoko Ono “Walking On Thin Ice”  Geffen — February 81

 R. E. M. “Radio Free Europe”  Hib-Tone — July 81
 Modern English “I Melt With You”  4Ad — November 82

 U2 “New Years Day”  Island — January 83
 George Clinton “Atomic Dog”  Capitol — January 83
 The Pretenders “Middle Of The Road”  Sire — December 83

 Prince “When Doves Cry”  Warner Bros. — June 84
 Peter Gabriel “Sledgehammer”  Virgin — April 86

Neil Young “Rockin' In The Free World”  Reprise — 89
 Nirvana “Smells Like Teen Spirit”  DGC — November 91

Friday, April 12, 2013

Playlist April 12 2013

The New Dance You Can't Resist

 Karen Gwyer “Pikku-Kokki”  Needs Continuum (2013) No Pain In Pop
 David Bowie “How Does The Grass Grow” from The Next Day (2013)  ISO/Columbia — Interpolates Apache
 The Move “I Can Hear the Grass Grow”  Single (1967)  Deram — Second Single
 Cheap Trick “ELO Kiddies” Single B-Side (1976)  Epic

 Foxygen “We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic”  We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic (2013)  Jagjaguwar / Hostess
 The Kinks “20th Century Man”  Celluloid Heroes - The Kinks' Greatest (1976)  RCA — Special edit- Original on Muswell Hillbillies rec 1971

 The Replacements “I'm Not Sayin'”  Songs For Slim - EP (2013)  New West — Gordon Lightfoot cover
 Nico “I'm Not Sayin'”  Single (1965)  Immediate — Jimmy Page involvement
 Bob Dylan “I'll Keep It With Mine” Biograph (1985)  Columbia — Recorded 1-14-1965
 Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds “Wide Lovely Eyes”  Push The Sky Away (2013)  Kobalt
 Night Beds “Ramona”  Country Sleep (2013)  Dead Oceans
 Ramones. “Ramona”  Rocket to Russia (1977)  Sire
 Chris Montez “Some Kinda Fun”  Single (1963)  Monogram — Follow up To Let's Dance
 Rilo Kiley “The Frug”  Rkives (2013)  Little Record Company — Let's Dance The Frug
 Bobby Freeman “C'Mon And Swim”  Single (1964)  Autumn — Sly Stewart Production
 Annette Funicello “Jamaica Ska”   Annette At Bikini Beach  (1964)  Buena Vista — RIP Mousekateer Annette

 The Troggs “I Can't Control Myself”  Single (1966) Atco — Oh No ! Reg Presley RIP
 The New Mendicants “I Don't Want Control Of You”  Australia 2013 - EP (2013)  Ashmont Records — Joe Pernice and Teenage Fanclubber
 Ethan Johns “Don't Reach Too Far”  If Not Now Then When? (2012)  Three Crows Records
 The Shadows Of Knight “Gloria”  Single (1965)  Dunwich
 Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell “Bluebird Wine”  Old Yellow Moon (2013)  Nonesuch — Happy Birthday Emmylou
 Emmylou Harris “Bluebird Wine” Pieces of the Sky (1975) Reprise — 38 years earlier
 First Aid Kit “Emmylou”  The Lion's Roar (2012) Wichita
 Townes Van Zandt “Pancho And Lefty”  Sunshine Boy (2013) Omnivore — Rec 1972 Alternate No Strings or Horns
  The Specials “Maggie's Farm”  Single B-Side (1980) Two Tone — Not for Margaret

 Low. “Clarence White”  The Invisible Way (2013)  Sub Pop — Not about Byrds Guitarist
 The Byrds “This Wheel's On Fire”  Dr. Byrds and Mr. Hyde (1970)  Columbia — Alternate Version
 Robyn Hitchcock “Strawberries Dress” Love From London (2013) Yep Roc Records
 Kevin Ayers “The Lady Rachel”  Joy Of A Toy (1969)  Harvest — RIP Kevin
 The Teardrop Explodes “When I Dream”  To The Shores of Lake Placid (1982)  Zoo Records — Original Version Rec March 1980

Bleached “Next Stop” Ride Your Heart (2013)  Dead Oceans
 Blondie “(I'm Always Touched By Your) Presence Dear”  Plastic Letters (1977)  Chrysalis
 Waxahatchee “Coast To Coast”  Cerulean Salt (2013)  Don Giovanni Records
 Television “See No Evil”  Marquee Moon (1977)  Elektra Records — RIP Andy Johns Producer

Kicks   Magazine #1 reissued     
 Paul Revere and The Raiders “Kicks”  Single (1967) Columbia 
 Keith Allison “Leave My Woman Alone”  Keith Allison In Action (1968)  Columbia — Raiders as Backing Band
 Everly Brothers “Man With Money”  Beat And Soul (1965) Warner Brothers
 Dave Edmunds “Television”  Tracks On Wax 4 (1978)  Swan Song

 Vince Taylor “Brand New Cadillac”  Single B-Side (1959)  Parlephone
 Flamin' Groovies “Move It”  Flamin' Groovies Now (1978)  Sire
 Chris Stamey “The Summer Sun”  Single (1977)  Ork — History of Chapel Hill NC Bands
 The Velvet Underground “What Goes On”  The Velvet Underground (1969)  Verve — Mono Closet Mix

 The Coathangers “Merry Go Round” Single (2012)  Suicide Squeeze Records
 The Pandoras “You Don't Satisfy”  Single B-Side (1984)  Voxx
 The Liminanas “Mobylette”  Single (2013)  Trouble in Mind
 Wire “B/W Silence”  Change Becomes Us (2013)  Pink Flag
 Colin Newman “Lorries”  Not To (1982)  4 AD