Episode #262: Another Program That Money Can’t Buy

This week we drop another tribute or two (they’ll never end so we’d all better get used to them) plus some of our more conventional unconventional fare: covers, foreign languages, imitations, choral music, TV music, and more. If you get it now you can listen in your spare time, if you have any spare time. We do, which is why we made this for you.

(0:00:00) The Jack Dorsey Orchestra — Theme to Peyton Place
(0:02:25) Your DJs Discuss Life and Death
(0:09:06) Jack Hylton and His Orchestra — Dinah (“A Band That Money Can’t Buy”)
(0:12:19) The Merry Macs — Mairzy Doats
(0:15:03) Dinah Shore and Her Happy Valley Boys — Buttons and Bows
(0:17:04) Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra (Frank Sinatra and Connie Haines, vocals) — Oh! Look at Me Now
(0:20:27) Your DJs Speak
(0:22:36) Toni Brown and Terry Garthwaite — Come Running
(0:25:12) Sarah Vaughan — You Never Give Me Your Money
(0:28:19) Elton John — Take Me to the Pilot
(0:32:02) Dave Edmunds — Girls Talk
(0:35:27) Your DJs Speak with a Guest About Phone Problems
(0:41:20) France Gall — La cloche (My Boyfriend Got a Beatle Haircut)
(0:43:21) France Gall — Les sucettes
(0:45:53) France Gall — Hippie Hippie
(0:48:35) France Gall — Il jouait du piano debout
(0:53:03) France Gall — Babacar
(0:57:50) Your DJs Discuss and Continue
(1:01:31) They Might Be Giants — Put Your Hand Inside the Puppet Head
(1:03:40) They Might Be Giants — Don’t Let’s Start
(1:06:27) Trevor Pinnock with The English Concert and Choir — For unto us a child is born (from Handel’s Messiah)
(1:10:31) Lizzo — Phone
(1:13:20) Kramer feat. Bill Frisell — Porpoise Song
(1:18:36) The Kinks — Misty Water
(1:21:39) Your DJs Wrap Up and Head Out
(1:26:53) Barry White (Robert Charles Kingston) — Premier Occasion (Theme to Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman)