Archive for October 2019

Episode #352: We Push the Middle Valve Down

Saturday, October 26th, 2019

And it comes out here: decades-spanning music and chat for an autumn interlude. "See those leaves, Linus? They’re flying south for the winter." "What makes you think those leaves are flying south, Lucy?" "When you look at a map, north is up and south is down, isn’t it? Well, isn’t it?"

(0:00:00) Maurice Chevalier — Mais où est ma Zouzou? (I Wonder Where My Baby Is Tonight?)
(0:02:26) Your DJs Greet You
(0:05:47) Shonen Knife — Till the End of the Day
(0:07:51) M.I.A. — Bad Girls
(0:11:40) The Boswell Sisters — The Music Goes Round and Round
(0:14:58) Coralie Clément — La mer opale
(0:17:47) Your DJs Introduce Too Many Versions of One Song
(0:22:13) Édith Piaf — Hymne à l'amour
(0:25:38) Brenda Lee — If You Love Me (Really Love Me)
(0:28:17) Toots Thielemans feat. Chip — Hymne à l'amour (If You Love Me, Really Love Me)
(0:32:17) Mary Hopkin — If You Love Me
(0:35:17) Cyndi Lauper — Hymn to Love
(0:38:49) Édith Piaf — Hymn to Love (Hymne à l'amour) (English version)
(0:42:13) Your DJs Confess and Move On
(0:44:08) The Enna Jettick Songbird — Marguerite (Ad for Enna Jettick Shoes)
(0:45:38) The Beatles — Something (Take 39/Instrumental/Strings Only)
(0:48:12) Adrian Danz — Scary Halloween
(0:51:25) Loreena McKennitt — All Souls Night
(0:56:30) Great Lake Swimmers — Hang a String of Lights
(0:59:23) Your DJs Explain the Interlude
(1:03:22) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Agricultural Independence
(1:06:25) Willie Nelson — Hello Walls
(1:08:47) Hank Williams — You Win Again
(1:11:23) The Secret Sisters — Tomorrow Will Be Kinder
(1:14:46) Your DJs Can Relate to You
(1:16:37) Pink Martini — Qué Sera Sera
(1:20:46) Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga — Let's Face the Music and Dance
(1:22:51) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Job Interview
(1:23:12) Butterbeans and Susie — Get Yourself a Monkey Man, Make Him Strut His Stuff
(1:26:19) The Roots feat. Raphael Saadiq — What They Do
(1:32:16) Your DJs Finish out the Month
(1:38:25) Dave Grusin — Theme to The Name of the Game

Episode #351: Once Again Now!

Saturday, October 19th, 2019

Content for all ages, or content for the ages, or aged content from your aging hosts: that’s the ticket for today. You’ll hear classical and pop, covers, jazz, Listener Drake, piano, advice for short men, deals on automobiles, animal songs, audio curios, and more. This is the first podcast of the rest of our lives (yours too).

(0:00:00) Judith Owen with Richard Thompson — Nicholas Drake
(0:02:35) Your DJs Introduce Themselves
(0:06:28) Allan Sherman — My Zelda
(0:10:00) The Chiffons — One Fine Day
(0:12:07) Cassandra Wilson — Last Train to Clarksville
(0:17:21) Taylor Swift — Paper Rings
(0:21:02) Your DJs Review
(0:24:43) Unknown Announcer — The Great American Value for 1932 (Ad for Chevrolet)
(0:26:18) Sam Cooke — Having a Party
(0:28:41) Drake — Ratchet Happy Birthday
(0:32:08) Mark Fay and Melinda Simon — Sapphire Needle Test / 10/12/49
(0:34:59) Wilco — Love Is Everywhere (Beware)
(0:38:34) Your DJs Recap
(0:43:49) L’Arpeggiata, Christina Pluhar — Sinfonia (Handel: The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba, from Solomon HWV 67)
(0:47:56) André Rieu — Khachaturian: Adagio from Spartacus
(0:54:25) William Bolcom — Strike Up the Band
(0:55:16) Helen Gurley Brown — Little Man You'll Have a Busy Day
(0:58:32) Lizzo — Fitness
(1:01:08) Your DJs Summarize
(1:03:46) Spin Doctors — Tantrum
(1:06:57) Dan Zanes — Wonderwheel
(1:10:18) Laurie Berkner — I Love My Rooster
(1:13:44) Dora the Explorer — The Itsy Bitsy Spider/Feliz Cumpleaños
(1:15:36) Your DJs Explain
(1:17:42) Arsis Handbell Ensemble — A German Music Box
(1:19:35) The Barr Brothers — The Devil's Harp
(1:24:00) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: The Wise Man and the Stupid Man
(1:24:28) Jeri Southern — You're the Top
(1:27:16) Diahann Carroll — Good-bye Again (from Goodbye Again (1961))
(1:29:13) Your DJs Hope You Fare Well Until Next Time
(1:33:27) Alex Stordahl — Theme to McHale's Navy

Episode #350: Coast to Coast with Your Favorite Hosts

Saturday, October 12th, 2019

This week we have selections both mono and stereo, both analog and digital, both old and new, and some of it’s not even music, but it’s all good. Yours for the taking. Go ahead, take our money and run Venezuela.

(0:00:00) The Beatles — Goodbye (Home Demo)
(0:02:22) Your DJs Have Come
(0:05:29) Comedian Harmonists — An der schönen blauen Donau (On the Beautiful Blue Danube)
(0:08:49) Taylor Swift — Can't Stop Loving You (Phil Collins cover) (Live Lounge version)
(0:15:03) The Bangles — In Your Room
(0:18:30) Astrud Gilberto — Wish Me a Rainbow
(0:20:55) Your DJs Speak
(0:25:04) College Humor Trio — Banks of the Wabash (Ad for College Humor Magazine)
(0:26:34) Choir of King's College, Cambridge — O Come O Come Emmanuel
(0:30:03) Paul Lynde, Mary LaRoche, Ann-Margret, Bryan Russell — Hymn for a Sunday Evening (from Bye Bye Birdie (1963))
(0:32:16) Flanders and Swann — Threesome: Duck Billed Platypus/The Humming Bird/The Portuguese Man-o'-War
(0:33:15) Enya — The Celts
(0:36:11) Robert Johnson — When You Got a Good Friend
(0:38:49) Your DJs Chat
(0:43:23) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Judo Class
(0:45:44) Lyle Lovett with Emmylou Harris — She's Leaving Me Because She Really Wants To
(0:49:57) Peter and Gordon — Woman
(0:52:22) Shamir — On the Regular
(0:55:19) Your DJs Speak More
(0:58:43) Robert Mitchum — Matilda, Matilda
(1:01:19) Dean Martin — On an Evening in Roma
(1:03:42) Hal Swain and His Band — Hunting Tigers Out in Indiah (Yah)
(1:06:30) Django Reinhardt et Le Quintette du Hot Club de France — Crépuscule
(1:09:29) Your DJs Enter the Home Stretch
(1:12:41) Lilo — Allez-vous en, Go Away (from Can-Can (1952))
(1:14:54) Sixpence None the Richer — Don't Dream It's Over
(1:18:55) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Cheap People
(1:19:24) Jeff Goldblum and The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra feat. Sharon Van Etten — Let's Face the Music and Dance
(1:23:29) T. Rex — Cosmic Dancer
(1:27:56) Your DJs Can Relax Now
(1:33:25) Vera Matson, Lionel Newman, Ken Darby — Theme to Daniel Boone

Episode #349: We Sit and Idly Chat for a While

Saturday, October 5th, 2019

Snap! and it’s cold outside. So don’t go there, stay inside with your co-hosts chatting and playing music and roasting chestnuts on an open fire. Before long there will be eggnog too. It’s a good time to be alive.

(0:00:00) Irwin Kostal (Orchestra) and Chorus — Overture to Mary Poppins (1964)
(0:02:58) Your DJs Arrive to Speak
(0:08:11) Jessica Williams (Erik Satie, composer) — First Gymnopédie
(0:15:47) Diana Krall — Operator (That's Not the Way It Feels)
(0:19:27) William Bolcom — 'S Wonderful
(0:20:29) Mike Jones Trio — Me and My Shadow
(0:24:28) Nina Simone — Rich Girl
(0:27:41) Your DJs Chat
(0:29:57) Phil Spitalny — Important Information (Ad for Chevrolet)
(0:31:30) Kacey Musgraves — Christmas Don't Be Late
(0:33:39) Lana Del Rey — Venice Bitch
(0:43:36) Arnold Steck (Leslie Statham) — Arrival: The Band Concert (Freedom of the City) (from The Prisoner)
(0:46:16) Taylor Swift — It’s Nice to Have a Friend
(0:48:46) Your DJs Chat, Then Play Music
(0:53:27) Blossom Dearie — Down the Depths of the 90th Floor
(0:56:47) Emeli Sandé — All the Girls Love Alice
(1:00:22) The Conception Corporation — Dial a Dirty Joke
(1:01:38) Marcos Valle — Crickets Sing for Anamaria
(1:03:44) Roger Miller — Engine, Engine #9
(1:06:02) Your DJs Speak Again
(1:10:15) Cass Elliot and Dave Mason — Here We Go Again
(1:13:04) Carole King — The Awful Truth
(1:16:15) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Why Police Keep People Away from a Plane Crash
(1:16:50) The Sandpipers — Come Saturday Morning (from The Sterile Cuckoo (1969))
(1:19:51) Janelle Monáe — Take a Byte
(1:24:00) Your DJs Chat, Finish Up, and Say Goodbye to You in Japanese
(1:30:19) Dominic Frontiere and Alan Alch — Theme from Branded