Episode #301: I Have to Laugh, Because What IS That Thing?

With one milestone behind us we begin tackling another. Can we make it to 310 episodes? We’ll see! We start off with an episode that has covers (lots!) plus early music, suggestions, favorites, variations, and more, always more. It’s all right down there below this paragraph for you to check out. Stick it out and check it out. Signed, your pals, R and R.

(0:00:00) The Consort of Musicke with Anthony Rooley (Claudio Montverdi, composer) — Chiome d'oro
(0:02:56) Your DJs
(0:06:01) Joan Baez and Jeffrey Shurtleff — Mama Tried
(0:09:10) Bobby Womack — Fire and Rain
(0:13:25) The Beatles — Back in the U.S.S.R. (Take 5/Instrumental Backing Track)
(0:16:34) Elvis Costello and The Attractions — This Year's Girl
(0:19:55) Your DJs
(0:23:23) Mike Nichols and Elaine May — Dating Cynthia
(0:31:10) Ella Fitzgerald and Count Basie — 'Deed I Do
(0:34:05) Rhiannon Giddens — She's Got You
(0:38:18) OutKast — So Fresh, So Clean
(0:42:19) Your DJs
(0:46:04) Kronos Quartet, Luanne Warner — Mini Skirt
(0:48:52) John Grant — GMF
(0:54:05) Ajax Cleanser — Use Ajax the Foaming Cleanser
(0:54:46) Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper — Shallow (from A Star Is Born (2018))
(0:58:22) Eurythmics — Here Comes the Rain Again
(1:03:21) Your DJs
(1:06:16) Kate and Anna McGarrigle — Heartbeats Accelerating
(1:09:53) Juliana Hatfield — I Honestly Love You
(1:13:16) Jack Handey — Deep Thoughts: Anytime I See Something...
(1:13:45) Richard Chamberlain — All I Have to Do Is Dream
(1:16:13) Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs — More Than This (Roxy Music)
(1:20:19) Sweethearts of the Rodeo — I Feel Fine
(1:22:56) Valerie June — Somebody to Love
(1:26:29) Your DJs
(1:32:00) Warren Barker and Danny Arnold — Theme to My World and Welcome to It