Archive for May 2019

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

Saturday, May 18th, 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

Saturday, May 11th, 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

Saturday, May 4th, 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