Saturday, May 23, 2015

A Song For Europe! Show tracks for Sat. May 23/15

Did you figure out the theme? A participation ribbon for figuring out the "Europe" theme.
A gold star if you figured out that it was a theme inspired by the Eurovision Song Contest finals!


the fall - australians in europe
thompson twins - living in europe
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the maccabees - marks to prove it
hooton tennis club - kathleen sat on the arm of her favourtie chair
yak - distortion
joanna gruesome - there is no function stacy
joanna gruesome - i don't wanna relax
the clash - safe european home
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gengahr - she's a witch
god damn - maladie melodie
god damn - by the wayside
the sound - fall of europe
blanck mass - dead format
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ultimate painting - break the chain
sunstack jones - good this time
biff bang pow! - someone stole my wheels
the stranglers - european female
crushed beaks - rising sign
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the big moon - sucker
life - go go go
palma violets - 5 gold rings
palma violets - scandal
-----lp session - the vaccines "english graffiti"
the vaccines - want you so bad
the vaccines - radio bikini
the vaccines - give me a sign
deux furieuses - are we sexy enough?
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gulf - ocean
john foxx - europe after the rain
lois & the love - pinocchio
ultravox - new europeans
-----mixtape memories
roxy music - a song for europe
psychedelic furs - sister europe
suede - europe is our playground
blur - people in europe
killing joke - europe
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cut - this way that way
the fall - dedication not medication
kill it kid - blood stop and run
fight like apes - crouching bees
fight like apes - didya
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man made - you never know how it feels
the milltown brothers - hideaway


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Saturday, May 16, 2015

Hung Up And Hanging Out To Dry! Show tracks for Sat. May 16/15

Busy busy day, little to no time to prep. All that considered it was a hell of a show!

the divine comedy - something for the weekend
happy mondays - 24 hour party people
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shaun ryder - close the dam
young fathers - shame
tony allen - go back feat damon albarn
the selecter - box fresh
bernard + edith - crocodiles
bernard + edith - poppy
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autobahn - immaterial man
ist ist - rats
captivves - shattered fragments
fehm - hand to mouth
the nightingales - the man that time forgot
the nightingales - stroke of genius
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mick jones - spaghetti junktion
hot chip - started right
hot chip - dark night
-----northern soul spotlight
johnny sayles - don't turn your back on me
the ringleaders - baby, what happened to our love?
cicero blake - sad feeling
gwen davis - my man don't think i know
-----lp session - supernaturals "360"
the supernaturals - air hostess
the supernaturals - horse song
the supernaturals - control me
the supernaturals - just love
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blur - i broadcast
stealing sheep - sequence
django django - beginning to fade
paul weller - long time
paul weller - i'm where i should be
-----mixtape memories
dexy's midnight runners - this is what she's like
julian cope - soul medley (john peel session)
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telegram - aeons
man of moon - the road
white - future pleasures
boys - off to new york city
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the frank & walters - look at us now
gwenno - patriachaeth


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Saturday, May 9, 2015

Box Fresh! Show tracks for Sat. May 9/15

Album mania again tonight. Features new LPs from La Shark, Bristol, Stealing Sheep and Palma Violets in the proper LP Session.
The next album mania show might be in June as June 15th looks to be a major release day. As long as I get them, you'll hear them!


ride - twisterella
temples - sun structures
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tim burgess - tracks of my past
noel gallagher's high flying birds - riverman
johnny marr - please, please, please let me get what i want (live)
blur - my terracotta heart
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sarah cracknell - on the swings
stealing sheep - sequence
stealing sheep - greed
saltwater sun - habit on my mind
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bristol - safe from harm
bristol - 6 underground
the selecter - box fresh
paul weller - saturn's pattern
django django - reflections
-----northern soul spotlight
the profiles - take a giant step (walk on)
the valentinos - lookin' for love
the squires - don't accuse me
anna belle caesar & lionel hampton - little annie
the drapers - i will kiss your teardrops away
-----lp session - palma violets "danger in the club"
palma violets - girl, you couldn't do much better on the beach
palma violets - coming over to my place
palma violets - the jacket song
palma violets - gout! gang! go!
everything everything - regret
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the watchmakers - kiss the sun
cheatahs - 3d milk
the kvb - fields
crispy ambulance - rain without clouds
la shark - world wide babes
la shark - imaginary music
-----mixtape memories
aztec camera - oblivious (langer/winstanley remix)
the specials - doesn't make it alright
maximum joy - white & green place (extraterrestrial mix)
julian cope - reynard the fox (david jensen session)
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lovely eggs - magic onion
lovely eggs - cilla's teeth
wire - blogging
real lies - seven sisters
the go! team - waking the jetstream
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zac curran - still there


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Sunday, May 3, 2015

Monthly Indiessential chart for April 2015

The Best Of The British Indie/Alternative Scene

1. CULTURE OF VOLUME (LP) ... East India Youth (XL)
2. WIRE (LP) ... Wire (Pinkflag)
3. PISS OFF ... F F S (Domino)
5. YOUNG CHASERS (LP) ... Circa Waves (Virgin/EMI)
6. IT'S ALWAYS THERE ... Pretty Vicious (Ignition Records)
7. THEY'RE COMING AFTER YOU EP ... Spring King (Handsome Dad Records)
8. NEW AIR ... Outfit (Memphis Industries)
9. HAND TO MOUTH ... Fehm (Fehm)
10. FAST FOOD (LP) ... Nadine Shah (Apollo Records)
11. LONE DRIVER ... Southern (Marathon Artists)
12. ALL I WANT FROM YOU IS EVERYTHING EP ... The School (Elefant)
13. BEAUTIFUL PLACE TO DIE ... Autobahn (Tough Love Records)
14. UNDERTOW (LP) ... Drenge (Infectious)
15. GLITTERBUG (LP) ... The Wombats (14th Floor Records)
16. RESONATE ... Avec Sans (Gravity Wins)
17. WHITE WATER (LP) ... The Slow Show (Haldern Pop Recordings)
18. COUNTRY MUSIC (LP) ... Vision Fortune (ATP/Recordings)
19. NO SAD SONGS (LP) ... The Lilac Time (Tapete Records)
20. GIRL YOU MUST BE DREAMING ... The Seagulls (Sandtrap Recording Company)

Compiled from playlists, listener requests and dj input for April 2015

Saturday, May 2, 2015

One Great Song And I Could Change The World! Show tracks for Sat. May 2/15

Back from Chicago and an amazing Spandau Ballet show. The lads still got it! Opened up the show with the tracks Spandau played in their tribute to Steve Strange. Hope you enjoyed the encore performance last week. Lots of new stuff this week, including some RSD releases. For not making an effort to go on that Saturday I did really well. As much as I want that Creation box set, I am NOT paying $100 for it. Yikes!


spandau ballet - reformation
spandau ballet - confused
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johnny marr - i feel you
the charlatans - let the good times be never ending
swim deep - one great song and i could change the world
gulf - tell me again
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blur - thought i was a spaceman
blur - ghost ship
the special aka - the lonely crowd
the mothmen - change direction
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the big moon - sucker
jaws - bad company
the vaccines - minimal affection
ultimate painting - jane
elbow - what time do you call this?
-----northern soul spotlight
liz lands - one man's poison
the showmen - the wrong girl
the admirations - wait til i get to know you
lucky laws - who is she?
-----lp session- django django "born under saturn"
django django - shake and tremble
django django - vibrations
django django - high moon
a certain ratio - lucinda
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hot chip - burning up
chemical brothers - sometimes i feel so deserted
avec sans - resonate
feral five - neurotrash
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editors - no harm
feverdream - nightcrawling
-----mixtape memories
siouxsie & the banshees - playground twist
crispy ambulance - say shake
happy mondays - dennis & lois
pulp - death goes to the disco
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the clientele - 6am morningside
belle & sebastian - get me away from here, i'm dying
the school - i will see you soon
lightning in a twilight hour - night traveller
saint raymond - come back to you
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fight like apes - pretty keen on centerfolds


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Monday, April 27, 2015

Here Come The People In Grey!...again. Show tracks for Sat. Apr. 25/15

Originally aired Sat. Nov. 15/14
See you Saturday for another new & live Cowboys & Indies!

new order - way of life
new order - sunrise
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noel gallagher's high flying birds - do the damage
johnny marr - playland
the vaselines - earth is speeding
gruff rhys - 100 unread messages
the orchids - your heart sends me
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emmy the great - swimming pool
the sundowners - into the light
jane weaver - the electric mountain
smoke fairies - shadow inversions
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glass host - limit
blancmange - living on the ceiling
simple minds - imagination
mark ronson - daffodils w/kevin parker (tame impala)
-----northern soul spotlight
freddy chavez - they'll never know why
don varner - tear stained face
duke browner - crying over you
luther ingram orchestra - exus trek
larry williams & johnny watson - too late
-----lp session - the voyeurs "rhubarb rhubarb"
the voyeurs - train to minsk
the voyeurs - pete the pugilist
the voyeurs - the smiling loon
the kinks - here come the people in grey
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michael a grammar - light of a darkness
the lucid dream - unchained
childcare - flush
wild smiles - see you again
girl friend - chemical reaction
yak - plastic people
-----mixtape memories
the fall - there's a ghost in my house
dodgy - do i love you (indeed i do)
rem - tighten up
dexy's midnight runners - seven days too long
slaughter & the dogs - you're ready now
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savages & bo ningen -words to the blind (excerpt)
2:54 - no better prize
zun zun equi - i want you to know
hookworms - retreat
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edwyn collins - don't shilly shally (2014 version)

Saturday, April 18, 2015

The Sound Of The Crowd! Show tracks for Sat. Apr. 18/15

How did your Record Store Day fare? Me, I chose to give it a miss this year. The release list was completely underwhelming for me. To be honest there were a few I would have purchased if the prices weren't so far out of whack. That's not to say that I won't have a look next week at whats left after all the insanity dies down. Maybe I'm getting old, but I just don't see the point in dealing with complete assholes and paying to much money for re-issues. But I hope you got some of what you wanted and enjoyed yourself, after all that is point of it all.

blur - there are to many of us
lonelady - silvering
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franz ferdinand & sparks - johnny delusional
dutch uncles - don't sit back (frankie said)
b movie - they forget
parlour flames - manchester rain
vision fortune - tied and bound
vision fortune - sandrino
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gengahr - heroine
the vaccines - dream lover
wolf alice - bros
spring king - dream boy
happyness - a whole new shape
pretty vicious - it's always there
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honeyblood - the black cloud
the staves - the shining
mary epworth - ray of sunlight
-----northern soul spotlight
fred hughes - don't let me down
mary silvers - the power of love
the accents - spring song (new girl)
maurice williams & the zodiacs - being without you
roscoe shelton - running for my life
-----lp session - wire "wire"
wire - in manchester
wire - sleep-walking
wire - swallow
outfit - new air
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southern - lone driver
jim jones & the righteous mind - 1000 miles from the sure
seagulls - girl you must be dreaming
morning smoke - isn't anything
-----mixtape memories
spandau ballet - to cut a long story short
classix nouveaux - guilty
john foxx - underpass
japan - visions of china
human league - sound of the crowd
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abjects - gone
the vultures - weakest storm
the lucid dream - unchained
swim deep - hotel california
the anchoress - once upon a lie
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the monochrome set - oh, you're such a star

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