Episode #333: Lemon Freshness Without Active Enzymes

June 15, 2019

This week: songs about Taylor’s love life, laundry advice, show tunes galore, old music, new music, covers, standards, and just more more more! You trust us, right? Good. Please download. Tell all your friends, too.

(0:00:00) Jonas Brothers with Taylor Swift — Should've Said No
(0:04:22) Your DJs Arrive and Speak
(0:07:14) Burl Ives — Two-Car Garage
(0:09:34) Lady Antebellum — Need You Now (iTunes Live Session Performance)
(0:13:17) Tom Rush — Sweet Baby James
(0:16:37) Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper — I Don't Know What Love Is (from A Star Is Born (2018))
(0:19:36) Your DJs Speak
(0:22:54) Gordon Jenkins and His Orchestra — I Wish You Love
(0:26:59) Yao Lee — Rose, Rose, I Love You
(0:29:26) Kyu Sakamoto — Sukiyaki
(0:32:32) Taylor Swift — Forever and Always (Piano Version)
(0:37:00) Your DJs Speak
(0:42:32) Fab Laundry Detergent — Commercial: Fab with Lemon-Freshened Borax (1975)
(0:43:01) Jenny Lin — Carousel Waltz (from Carousel)
(0:49:15) Chet Baker — But Not for Me
(0:52:17) Fab Laundry Detergent — Commercial: Fab with Lemon-Freshened Borax (1980)
(0:52:47) Doris Day — Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words)
(0:55:19) Lizzo — Heaven Help Me
(0:58:42) Your DJs Speak
(1:04:06) Jack Haley with Irving Miller and His Orchestra and Chorus — Rhode Island Is Famous for You (from Inside USA (1948))
(1:06:29) Michael Feinstein — Rhode Island Is Famous for You
(1:09:42) Mandy Patinkin — Rhode Island Is Famous for You
(1:12:42) Mark Winkler, Cheryl Bentyne — Rhode Island Is Famous for You
(1:16:23) Your DJs Speak
(1:19:30) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Halavah Plantation
(1:22:34) The Chantels — Look in My Eyes
(1:24:49) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Math Test
(1:25:14) Charles Kimbraugh, John Cunningham, Steve Elmore, George Coe, Charles Braswell — Have I Got a Girl for You (from Company (1970) (Original Broadway Cast Recording))
(1:27:49) The Gaylords — Who's Got the Pain? (from Damn Yankees)
(1:30:00) Your DJs Speak and Leave
(1:33:03) Mike Post — Theme to Quantum Leap

Episode #332: Eating Fancy Chow and Drinking Fancy Wine

June 8, 2019

This time around we have movie music, TV music, show tunes, and marching bands, plus we start a new serialized foreign adventure and pay tribute to another departed legend. Old stuff, new stuff, good stuff, the usual stuff.

(0:00:00) Soggy Bottom Boys feat. Dan Tyminski and Band — I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow (from O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000))
(0:04:13) Your DJs Are Finally Here!
(0:09:16) Landon Austin and Maddy Newton — Me! (Taylor Swift cover)
(0:12:37) Gwen Verdon — If My Friends Could See Me Now (from Sweet Charity (1966) (Original Broadway Cast Recording))
(0:16:03) Theodore Bikel — Ay Te Tsi Nye Te
(0:16:50) Judy Garland — A Pretty Girl Milking Her Cow
(0:19:54) Beyoncé — Drunk in Love
(0:24:10) Your DJs Are Still Here!
(0:30:47) Bob and Ray — Music Factory Entertainment News: Doris Day
(0:32:59) Doris Day — Que Será, Será (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)
(0:35:02) Doris Day — I Said My Pajamas (And Put on My Prayers)
(0:38:00) Doris Day — The Black Hills of Dakota (from Calamity Jane (1953))
(0:40:59) Doris Day — Teacher's Pet (from Teacher’s Pet (1958))
(0:43:35) Nellie McKay — The Black Hills of Dakota
(0:47:35) Your DJs Continue!
(0:50:08) Blossom Dearie — If I Were a Bell
(0:53:13) Bettye Swann — I Will Not Cry
(0:56:17) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Thirsty
(0:57:35) The Zombies — Time of the Season
(1:01:05) The Shangri-Las — Leader of the Pack
(1:03:52) Your DJs Persist!
(1:08:11) Gordon Jenkins and His Orchestra — Under Paris Skies/Une rose rouge
(1:13:47) The Jesus and Mary Chain — Just Like Honey
(1:16:48) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: If God Dwells Inside Us...
(1:17:09) Sam Phillips — I Want to Be You
(1:19:58) Stetsasonic — Go Brooklyn 3
(1:23:51) Beastie Boys — Electric Worm
(1:27:08) Jenny Lewis — Heads Gonna Roll
(1:32:21) Your DJs Hit the Road!
(1:35:43) George Clinton — Theme to The Tracey Ullman Show ("You're Thinking Right")

Episode #331: Like Mickey Mouse on Helium

June 1, 2019

It’s a new month. We have no trite observations about that, but for trite observations on other subjects you can download this and listen while you’re barbecuing or vacuuming or something like that. You need a distraction. We’re providing one.

(0:00:00) Glenn Jones — The Giant Who Ate Himself
(0:04:39) Your DJs Arrive, Mellow as Always
(0:10:06) Donovan — The Walrus and the Carpenter
(0:18:40) Stereophonics — Handbags and Gladrags
(0:23:24) Verne Langdon — Ginger Snaps!
(0:24:33) Kronos Quartet, Rhiannon Giddens — Factory Girl
(0:31:39) Father John Misty — One of Us Cannot Be Wrong
(0:39:04) Your DJs Concede That Was a Long Set
(0:43:00) Radio Commercial — Dollar-a-Box
(0:43:55) Burt Bacharach — South American Getaway
(0:49:03) The Kinks — Celluloid Heroes
(0:55:46) Joel Zifkin — Waitress Song (introduced by Anna McGarrigle)
(1:00:15) Maggie Rogers — Overnight
(1:03:34) Your DJs Again with Their Long Sets
(1:07:03) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — False Teeth
(1:09:29) Cheap Trick — Surrender
(1:13:42) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: In One of My Previous Lives...
(1:14:04) Idina Menzel, Kristin Chenoweth, Ensemble — Defying Gravity (from Wicked (2013 Broadway Cast Recording))
(1:19:56) H.E.R. — Avenue
(1:23:25) William Bolcom — Sweet and Low Down
(1:24:14) Esquivel — Walking Happy
(1:26:22) Natalie Cole — This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)
(1:29:11) Your DJs Are Exhausted by All This Music
(1:33:15) The Idolatry Pop Orchestra — American Idol Theme (Simon's Evil House Remix)

Episode #330: A 415 Fight Group, with Chains and Knives

May 25, 2019

Possible 459, suspects there now. The usual suspects (your co-hosts) present this collection of dinner music and beach music in the hope that it will enliven your holiday weekend and family gatherings. Gather this.

(0:00:00) The Poppy Family — Where Evil Grows
(0:02:50) Your DJs Speak Softly
(0:08:06) Marianne Faithfull — As Tears Go By (2018 version)
(0:11:55) Liza Minnelli — Maybe This Time (from Cabaret (1972))
(0:15:04) Pia Zadora with The London Philharmonic Orchestra — But Not for Me
(0:19:34) Nouvelle Vague feat. Camille — Putain Putain
(0:22:45) Your DJs Speak
(0:26:35) Imperial Records — Radio commercial for Jackie DeShannon album ”Laurel Canyon"
(0:27:30) Jackie DeShannon — Come and Stay with Me
(0:30:35) Colbie Caillat — Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
(0:34:24) Robert Goulet — Sunrise, Sunset
(0:38:03) Jennifer Lopez — Ain't Your Mama
(0:41:40) Your DJs Ain’t Your Mama
(0:44:56) Jane Powell, Pacific Northwest Bell — Holiday in Oregon (Part 2)
(0:49:39) Jenny Lewis — Wasted Youth
(0:53:51) Peter Sellers — A Hard Day's Night
(0:55:39) Lonnie Donegan — Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavor
(0:58:08) Harry Styles — Only Angel
(1:02:58) Your DJs Relate the Facts
(1:05:42) Yo La Tengo — Shades of Blue
(1:08:31) Gary Clark Jr. — This Land
(1:14:13) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Tadpoles
(1:14:49) She and Him — Snow Queen
(1:17:18) The Jelly Beans — Baby Be Mine
(1:20:14) Dolly Parton feat. Alison Krauss — The Last Word in Lonesome Is Me
(1:23:14) Sia — Chandelier (Piano version)
(1:27:15) Your DJs Have Done It Again
(1:33:22) Frank Comstock — Opening and Closing Themes to Adam-12

Episode #329: You Can’t Spell Awesome Without We!

May 18, 2019

We present another episode in our continuing series of dramatic recitations on cultural topics both new and old, but mostly old. We’ve got the pain, but it is you, our listeners, who have the mambo.

(0:00:00) Taylor Swift feat. Brendon Urie — ME!
(0:03:11) Your DJs
(0:07:48) Herb Alpert and The Tijuana Brass — Limbo Rock
(0:09:55) Eddie Phillips, Gwen Verdon — Who's Got the Pain? (from Damn Yankees (Original Broadway Cast Recording))
(0:12:46) Peggy Lee — Cheek to Cheek
(0:15:30) Art Tatum — Monday in Manhattan
(0:17:48) Your DJs
(0:20:32) Fab Laundry Detergent — Oh Fab, I'm Glad (commercial)
(0:21:06) Perth County Conspiracy — Truth and Fantasy
(0:26:47) Melody Gardot — Who Will Comfort Me
(0:31:43) Judy Garland, Billy Bletcher and The Munchkins — It Really Was No Miracle (from The Wizard of Oz (1939))
(0:32:43) Laura Brehm — Blackbird
(0:34:58) Sara Bareilles — Chasing the Sun
(0:39:27) Your DJs
(0:43:07) Kate Smith — When the Moon Comes Over the Mountain
(0:46:27) Al Jolson — My Mammy
(0:49:38) Bill Cosby — A Nut in Every Car
(0:52:51) Michael Jackson — Don't Stop ’Til You Get Enough (original demo from 1978)
(0:57:54) Your DJs
(0:59:45) Bing Crosby, Mel Blanc, Pacific Northwest Bell — Holiday in Oregon (Part 1)
(1:05:40) Dwight Yoakam — Truckin'
(1:11:04) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: I Bet for an Indian...
(1:11:30) The Beatles and Genesis — That's All Yellow (CCC mashup)
(1:13:52) Beyoncé feat. Jay-Z — Crazy in Love
(1:16:40) Your DJs
(1:20:17) The Detergents — Leader of the Laundromat
(1:23:27) Roxanne Shanté — Roxanne's Revenge
(1:28:43) Roy Orbison — Only the Lonely
(1:31:09) Norah Jones — Say Goodbye
(1:34:26) Your DJs
(1:37:35) Bob Harris — Theme to Spider-Man
(1:38:35) Michael Bublé — Spider-Man Theme (Junkie XL Remix)

Episode #328: You Got Your Life Wrapped Up in It

May 11, 2019

And it’s very difficult to come out here and lay something down. But we did, just like we have for years, putting our fragile egos on the line so that you have something interesting to listen to with dinner. That’s our role. Your role is…well, we won’t say but we’re sure you know because you know us so well. Download this, listen, and then send it to someone else who needs it. Thanks.

(0:00:00) The Tony Berg Players feat. Gabe Witcher — Vivaldi's Concerto for Strings in G, RV 151, "Alla Rustica": I. Presto
(0:04:29) Your DJs Are Here
(0:07:02) Nelson Waikiki — Hi'ilawe (Slack-Key)
(0:09:23) Maggie Rogers — Give a Little
(0:13:08) Cabbage Head — Fun Fun Fun (Joni Mitchell’s “Angry Lecture”)
(0:13:58) Lio — Chauffeur suivez cette voiture
(0:17:22) Lizzo — Boys
(0:20:15) Your DJs Are Still Here
(0:23:59) Bosco — I Love Bosco (commercial)
(0:24:19) Dylan Thomas — A Child's Christmas in Wales (Part 3)
(0:32:02) Beyoncé, Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams — Medley: Lose My Breath/Say My Name/Soldier
(0:37:54) The Archies — Sugar, Sugar (Special Extended Candyfloss Mix)
(0:43:20) Sammy Davis Jr. — Get Happy
(0:45:54) Your DJs Haven’t Left Yet
(0:48:28) Lee Morgan — Sweet Honey Bee
(0:55:17) Cannonball Adderley — Poor Butterfly
(1:00:27) William Bolcom — Somebody Loves Me
(1:01:32) Alison Krauss — Till the Rivers All Run Dry
(1:05:33) Rickie Lee Jones — Autumn Leaves
(1:10:15) Your DJs Have a Little More to Hand Out
(1:12:23) Traffic — Freedom Rider
(1:17:47) The International Submarine Band — Luxury Liner
(1:20:38) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Children Need Encouragement
(1:21:02) Emerson, Lake and Palmer — Lucky Man
(1:25:40) Ray LaMontagne — Airwaves
(1:30:22) Your DJs Are Ready to Leave Now
(1:34:32) Unloved — Xpectations

Episode #327: Smarter Than Spock

May 4, 2019

The month of May be with you and all your little friends. It be with us already, as we be bringing you another of our weekend projects. Be not fearful, be joyful and partake. It be the bee’s knees.

(0:00:00) Vaughn De Leath — Ukulele Lady
(0:03:15) Your DJs May Speak Now
(0:06:08) The Ink Spots — We Three (My Echo, My Shadow and Me)
(0:09:27) The Four Tops — Standing in the Shadows of Love
(0:12:02) Franck Pourcel — Chariot (I Will Follow Him)
(0:14:37) Honey Cone — Sunday Morning People
(0:17:19) Your DJs Speak
(0:21:13) Dylan Thomas — A Child's Christmas in Wales (Part 2)
(0:28:49) Tom Waits — Shiver Me Timbers
(0:33:11) Edsel Martin — Under the Double Eagle
(0:35:09) Joni Mitchell — All I Want
(0:38:43) Lizzo — Like a Girl
(0:41:49) Your DJs Speak
(0:43:56) Raymond Scott — Sprite "Melonball Bounce"
(0:44:55) The Who — The Kids Are Alright (Alternate Take One)
(0:48:01) Adele — Chasing Pavements
(0:51:41) Liz Phair — What Makes You Happy
(0:55:16) Sigur Rós — The Rains of Castamere (from Game of Thrones, Season 4)
(0:57:56) Your DJs Speak
(1:00:43) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Apartment Agent
(1:04:53) Gary Clark Jr. — Bright Lights (Live)
(1:09:19) The Beatles — It's All Too Much
(1:15:42) Beastie Boys — Intergalactic
(1:19:34) Your DJs Speak
(1:21:33) Cat Power — What the World Needs Now
(1:23:59) Sondre Lerche — All Luck Ran Out
(1:28:25) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Bigger Dogs
(1:28:51) The New Christy Minstrels — A Travelin' Man
(1:31:12) Bastille — Pompeii
(1:34:46) Your DJs May Leave Now
(1:38:14) Dr. Dobrovolski — Batcholo Mang

Episode #326: Would You Like Anything to Read?

April 27, 2019

We repeat ourselves. We repeat ourselves. Huge hits, tiny obscurities, prose, cover versions, award winners, and more, plus all the instructions you’ll need to understand and enjoy it. Service with a smile. Such a deal.

(0:00:00) The Rolling Stones — She's a Rainbow (takes 3-7)
(0:05:12) Your DJs Did That Before
(0:11:08) Kiefer Sutherland — Shirley Jean
(0:15:22) Brandi Carlile — Pride and Joy
(0:19:42) Carmen Cusack, Company — If You Knew My Story (from Bright Star (Original Broadway Cast Recording))
(0:22:59) Doris Troy — Ain't That Cute
(0:26:49) Your DJs Prep You for the Versions
(0:30:27) Billy J. Kramer with The Dakotas — Every Time You Walk in the Room
(0:33:14) Del Shannon — When You Walk in the Room
(0:35:27) The Rokes — C'è Una Strana Espressione Nei Tuoi Occhi (When You Walk in the Room)
(0:37:42) The Ventures — When You Walk in the Room
(0:40:03) Your DJs Have More to Offer
(0:42:06) Dylan Thomas — A Child's Christmas in Wales (Part 1)
(0:46:32) Liz Phair — Fuck and Run
(0:49:49) Rosie Flores — God May Forgive You (But I Won't)
(0:52:50) Beyoncé — Sorry
(0:59:24) Your DJs Explain the Beehive
(1:03:01) Gabrielle Aplin — Panic Cord
(1:06:24) Gabrielle Aplin — Panic Cord (instrumental)
(1:09:47) Nina Simone — I Shall Be Released
(1:13:48) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Thanksgiving Dinner
(1:14:27) The Good Johnsons — Make Your Own Kind of Music
(1:17:33) The Strokes — Someday
(1:20:37) The Shadows of Knight — Gloria
(1:23:11) Taylor Swift — We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together
(1:26:23) Your DJs Take a Bow
(1:32:07) Rockapella — Theme to Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?

Episode #325: The Caves, the Ghosts, and Other Things

April 20, 2019

This week: true stories, fables, commercials, music, chat, and more, crafted with fine software and hardware and delivered with affection and free shipping right to your door. Hey, we’re podcasting here!

(0:00:00) The Rolling Stones — 2000 Light Years from Home (Take 1) (Instrumental)
(0:04:03) Your DJs Salute You and Proceed to Explain a Few Things
(0:10:28) Edwin Astley and His Orchestra — I Wonder Where the Microdot Went? (from Danger Man)
(0:13:13) Toots Thielemans feat. Quincy Jones and His Orchestra — Bluesette
(0:17:49) Rita Wilson — Never My Love
(0:21:12) Juliana Hatfield — Xanadu
(0:24:39) Your DJs Explain the Covers
(0:26:37) Annette Funicello — Blame It on the Bossa Nova
(0:29:29) The Pointer Sisters — Neutron Dance
(0:33:55) Little Willie John — Leave My Kitten Alone
(0:36:28) Luniz — I Got 5 on It (Clean Short Mix)
(0:40:33) Your DJs Discuss It
(0:43:40) Bufferin — Garry Moore for Bufferin ("Please Take My Advice") (commercial)
(0:44:50) Alfred Hitchcock and John Allen — Jimmy Takes Vanishing Lessons
(0:53:53) Duffy — Mercy (Acoustic Version)
(0:57:27) Mitch Miller and The Gang — Under the Bamboo Tree
(0:58:43) Robyn Hitchcock — Sometimes I Wish I Was a Pretty Girl
(1:00:40) Jessie Ware — Young, Dumb & Broke (Originally by Khalid)
(1:03:51) Your DJs and Their Opinions
(1:06:42) Steve Earle and The Dukes — The Girl on the Mountain
(1:09:32) Pavement — Summer Babe (Winter Version)
(1:12:46) The Velvet Underground — Sweet Jane (Full Length Version)
(1:16:51) Aretha Franklin — Do Right Woman - Do Right Man
(1:20:06) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Golden Skunk
(1:20:28) Steven Banks — Where Are My Keys? (from The Steven Banks Show)
(1:25:49) Jay-Z feat. UGK — Big Pimpin'
(1:30:44) Your DJs Valedict You
(1:34:47) Jay Ward — Theme to Fractured Fairy Tales

Episode #324: From the Rooftops, Shout It Out!

April 13, 2019

This week we have a grab-bag of things for you to grab, so grab what you can. Choose MASSIVE PARTY HITS from the nineties, or a tribute to surf guitar legend Dick Dale, or maybe some Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, or Grammy Award nominees, or TV music, or cigars, or many other things. Enough to get you from here to there on your next 90-minute drive. Drive with us.

(0:00:00) C+C Music Factory — Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)
(0:04:04) Your DJs Shout It Out
(0:08:52) Republica — Ready to Go (U.S. Mix)
(0:13:52) The Cure — Boys Don't Cry
(0:16:32) The Beatles — You Like Me Too Much
(0:19:07) The Chantels — Maybe
(0:21:56) Your DJs
(0:25:26) Dick Dale and His Del-Tones — Let's Go Trippin'
(0:27:35) Dick Dale and His Del-Tones — Riders in the Sky
(0:29:47) Dick Dale and His Del-Tones — Surfin' & Swingin'
(0:32:02) Dick Dale with Stevie Ray Vaughan — Pipeline
(0:35:00) Your DJs
(0:36:35) Edie Adams (Muriel Cigars) — Hey Big Spender (commercial)
(0:37:34) Alfred Hitchcock and John Allen — The Helpful Hitchhiker
(0:42:27) The Zombies — This Will Be Our Year
(0:44:59) Liberace — Never on Sunday
(0:47:20) Janelle Monáe — Crazy, Classic, Life
(0:52:08) Your DJs
(0:54:44) Brad Paisley — Dang Me
(0:56:39) Jason Aldean feat. Kelly Clarkson — Don't You Wanna Stay
(0:59:54) Sam Phillips — Walking Trees
(1:01:22) The Lovin' Spoonful — Darling Be Home Soon
(1:04:55) The Killers — When You Were Young
(1:08:34) Your DJs
(1:10:58) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Merry Christmas, Doctor
(1:14:33) James Brown — Down and Out in New York City
(1:19:16) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: It Makes Me Mad When People Say...
(1:19:44) Ramin Djawadi — Needle (from Game of Thrones, Season 6)
(1:22:40) Sarah Vaughan — The Long and Winding Road
(1:25:49) Your DJs
(1:29:56) Roy Rogers and Dale Evans with Frank Worth and His Orchestra — Happy Trails (Theme to The Roy Rogers Show)