Archive for August 2019

Episode #344: There Ain’t No Cure for the Summertime Podcast

Saturday, August 31st, 2019

Raise a fuss, raise a holler, scream at the top of your lungs: summer is ending! We can’t stop it but we can at least end it with another fine blob of music and chat from your co-hosts of many years. Hey, over here! We’re looking right at you. Thanks for dropping by and listening. And be happy that the excellent month of September is starting. Something good is sure to happen.

(0:00:00) Joni Mitchell and James Taylor — The Circle Game (live in London, 1970)
(0:08:54) Your DJs Have Good Things for You Today
(0:11:22) Whispering Jack Smith — Clap Yo' Hands (from Oh, Kay! (1926))
(0:13:58) Donna Summer — Last Dance
(0:18:59) Pickin' On Project — Whole Lotta Love
(0:23:50) Digable Planets feat. Monica Payne and Sulaiman — For Corners
(0:30:50) Your DJs Recap and Prep You for the TMV
(0:35:23) The Beefeaters — It Won't Be Wrong (Don't Be Long)
(0:37:22) The Byrds — It Won't Be Wrong
(0:39:19) David McCallum — It Won't Be Wrong
(0:41:22) Jakob Dylan feat. Fiona Apple — It Won't Be Wrong
(0:43:20) Your DJs Enjoyed That but Now on to the Next Set
(0:46:25) Dinah Shore with Albert Slack and His Orchestra — A Sleigh Ride in July
(0:49:15) Renée Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Leslie Odom Jr., Original Broadway Cast of Hamilton — The Schuyler Sisters (from Hamilton: An American Musical (2015))
(0:52:22) Eddie Cochran — Summertime Blues
(0:54:18) Betty Everett — You're No Good
(0:56:36) Your DJs Talk About It
(0:59:26) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Thank You Very Much
(1:01:57) Blur — Beetlebum
(1:07:01) Mose Allison — Young Man's Blues
(1:08:25) Booker T. and The M.G.’s — Green Onions
(1:11:18) Katie Love — How Can You Mistreat the One You Love
(1:14:00) Your DJs Explain
(1:15:34) Jonathan Coulton — Over There
(1:19:08) Karen Dalton — I Love You More Than Words Can Say
(1:22:37) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: The Crows Seemed to Be Calling His Name
(1:22:55) Uncle Dave Macon — Uncle Dave's Beloved Solo
(1:25:58) Spoon — Don't You Evah
(1:29:36) Your DJs Know What’s What and Will Be Back Soon
(1:33:21) Laurence Rosenthal — Theme to Fantasy Island

Episode #343: A Final Rendezvous with Destiny and with Death

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

It’s an animal episode this week! There are rodents, horses, cats, and…well, that’s all, but that’s still a fine helping of animals, don’t you think? Plus you can hear show tunes, music from your childhood, new pop, children’s voices, the latest from Ms. T., and even more. Jump in the line, rock your body in time.

(0:00:00) Taylor Swift — Lover
(0:03:39) Your DJs Tell You That’s It’s Finally Here!
(0:10:27) Cyndi Lauper — The Faraway Nearby
(0:13:26) Culture Club — I'll Tumble 4 Ya
(0:16:01) The Bangles — If She Knew What She Wants
(0:19:49) Loverboy — Working for the Weekend
(0:23:29) Your DJs Explain That Childhood Set
(0:25:20) Disney (narrator: Winston Hibler) — Lemmings (from White Wilderness (1958))
(0:37:45) Phil Harris — Thomas O'Malley Cat (from The Aristocats (1970))
(0:40:19) Dylan Thomas — Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night
(0:41:53) Julie Andrews — Just You Wait (from My Fair Lady (1956) (Original Broadway Cast Recording))
(0:44:35) Chance the Rapper feat. Megan Thee Stallion and Pink Sweat$ — Handsome
(0:47:29) Your DJs Discuss Animals
(0:52:59) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — RCA Window Washer
(0:56:17) Bon Iver — iMi
(0:59:57) Gam Gam and Piccolo coro dell'Antoniano — Clap Clap (The Clapping Song)
(1:04:54) Black Star — Respiration
(1:11:00) Your DJs Did a Nice Set There
(1:14:28) Princess Chelsea — I Love My Boyfriend
(1:18:33) Maggie Rogers — Back in My Body
(1:22:42) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: A Good Novel
(1:23:18) Sylvan Esso — The Glow
(1:26:17) Amos Lee — Windows Are Rolled Down (live)
(1:30:32) Your DJs Are Proud of Their Work Today
(1:33:48) Bill Conti — Theme to Cagney and Lacey

Episode #342: That’s Just His Arm

Saturday, August 17th, 2019

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(0:00:00) The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock — Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Mandolins and Strings in G major, RV 532: I. Allegro
(0:03:59) Your DJs Wish You a Good Sunday Morning
(0:08:26) The Ohio University Leading Tones — Brick
(0:12:26) Guided by Voices — Teenage FBI
(0:15:21) The Free Design — 2002: A Hit Song
(0:18:00) Chance the Rapper feat. Ben Gibbard — Do You Remember?
(0:21:56) Your DJs Speak
(0:25:22) Gordon Jenkins and His Orchestra — My Man
(0:28:34) Thelonious Monk (vocal: Kenny Hagood) — I Should Care
(0:31:34) William Bolcom — Clap Yo' Hands
(0:32:20) Eartha Kitt — Under the Bridges of Paris
(0:35:00) Muddy Waters — Rollin' Stone
(0:38:07) Your DJs Speak
(0:41:57) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Nichols and May Interview
(0:51:53) Dave Matthews — Take Me to Tomorrow
(0:55:19) Florence + The Machine — Not Fade Away
(0:59:19) One Direction — Torn (Natalie Imbruglia cover)
(1:02:19) Your DJs Speak
(1:04:36) The Caravelles — You Don't Have to Be a Baby to Cry
(1:06:35) Betty Everett — The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)
(1:08:46) Shirley Ellis — The Clapping Song (Clap Pat Clap Slap)
(1:11:56) Jeanne and The Darlings — How Can You Mistreat the One You Love
(1:14:38) Your DJs Speak
(1:17:42) The Rooftop Singers — It Don't Mean a Thing
(1:20:13) Andy Williams — Music to Watch Girls By
(1:22:48) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Love
(1:23:12) Imperial Records — Radio Commercial for Jackie DeShannon album “Put a Little Love in Your Heart"
(1:24:15) Jackie DeShannon — Love Will Find a Way
(1:26:48) Haim — Night So Long
(1:29:48) Your DJs Stop Speaking for Today
(1:33:00) The Wellingtons — Scarecrow (Theme from The Scarecrow of Romney Marsh)

Episode #341: How Low Can We Go?

Saturday, August 10th, 2019

Half-measures are not for us and so this week you get a full measure of idiosyncrasy. Movie music, TV music, radio music, and many other things (note that Oxford comma which you should always use). It’s what you expect because you know us by now. And we know you too, many of you by name. So jump in and thanks for listening.

(0:00:00) Tippi Hedren, Suzanne Pleshette, Schoolchildren — Risselty Rosselty (from The Birds (1963))
(0:07:24) Your DJs Wonder If That Was a Little Too Much
(0:12:57) Doc Watson — Muskrat
(0:15:48) The Rolling Stones — Monkey Man
(0:20:00) José Feliciano — Light My Fire
(0:23:30) Buffy Sainte-Marie — The Circle Game
(0:26:23) Your DJs Discuss the Obvious
(0:28:24) Radio Commercial — Electricity: The Bright Spot in Your Budget
(0:29:18) Gordon Jenkins and His Orchestra — Padam, Padam
(0:32:47) Cassandra Wilson — Harvest Moon
(0:37:40) The Passionate and Objective Jokerfan (Matt Farley) — Iggy Azalea Is Nice Woman
(0:39:01) Peppa Pig — It's Peppa Pig
(0:41:26) Lizzo — Juice (2019 Tiny Desk Concert)
(0:47:46) Your DJs Discuss the Set Politely
(0:51:18) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Calling Dr. Marx
(0:53:55) The Cardigans — Lovefool
(0:57:27) The Kinks — Picture Book
(1:00:02) Paul Revere and The Raiders — Good Thing
(1:03:06) Your DJs Discuss Band Names and Other Things
(1:04:47) Édith Piaf — Padam, Padam
(1:08:03) Fats Domino — Blue Monday
(1:10:18) Fanfare Ciocărlia — Caravan
(1:14:39) Gwen Verdon, Bob Fosse — Who's Got the Pain? (from Damn Yankees (1958))
(1:18:11) Your DJs Played a Few Things There
(1:21:53) George Wright — Ascot Gavotte
(1:24:23) Madness — Our House
(1:27:43) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Sensuality
(1:28:04) Chubby Checker — Limbo Rock
(1:30:29) Elvis Presley — There's Always Me
(1:32:46) Your DJs Know When It’s Time to Leave
(1:36:28) Leonard Bernstein — Opening and Closing Themes to The Dick Cavett Show

Episode #340: Let ‘Em Go, Because, Man, They’re Gone

Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

That’s half of summer gone now. But who cares? At any time of year you can listen and re-listen to this one which has timeless music and chat (well, the music at least). Covers! French! Piano! Twists! Shouts! Frank! Hoagy! And lots more, but you can read, can’t you? Listen first, though, and then read. Don’t spoil the surprise.

(0:00:00) Bettye LaVette — Things Have Changed
(0:06:54) Your DJs Think That Was Excellent
(0:13:54) Peter and Gordon — I Go to Pieces
(0:16:15) Los Bravos — Bring a Little Lovin' (from Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019))
(0:18:33) The Beatles — Leave My Kitten Alone
(0:21:24) The Isley Brothers — Twist and Shout
(0:23:52) Your DJs Discuss Covers
(0:26:45) Gordon Jenkins and His Orchestra — Comme ci, comme ça
(0:29:52) Haim — Summer Girl
(0:33:36) Kate and Anna McGarrigle with The Mountain City Four — La valse du maître draveur (Log Driver's Waltz)
(0:36:37) Taylor Swift — The Archer
(0:40:07) Your DJs Just Played Four Selections for You
(0:44:11) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Tough to Get Good Help These Days
(0:49:43) A Tribe Called Quest — Luck of Lucien
(0:54:15) Jeanines — Either Way
(0:55:59) The Flying Burrito Brothers — Christine's Tune (Devil in Disguise)
(0:58:59) Janis Joplin — Get It While You Can
(1:02:24) Your DJs Have Some Words for You
(1:05:19) Robyn Hitchcock — Sometimes I Wish I Was a Pretty Girl
(1:07:15) Irma Thomas — Ruler of My Heart
(1:09:52) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: If You Ever Drop Your Keys...
(1:10:13) Vince Guaraldi Trio — O Tannenbaum
(1:15:17) Frank Sinatra — The Night We Called It a Day
(1:18:38) William Bolcom — The Man I Love
(1:20:56) Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra — One Night in Havana
(1:24:18) Ray Charles — Hallelujah I Love Her So
(1:26:51) Your DJs Leave You Sleeping
(1:31:22) Peppa Pig — Peppa's Lullaby