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WIRESHAKER-UFO Tales

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WIRESHAKER-UFO Tales


Following on from the recently posted & fairly obvious nod to the UFO scene- ’14 HOURS’, we now bring you the most splendid- WIRESHAKER’s ‘UFO Tales’…

   UFO Tales
“The sixties began in the summer of 1956, ended in October of 1973 and peaked just before dawn on 1 July, 1967 at the UFO club in London”
Joe Boyd -White Bicycles
Established by expatriate New Englander Boyd and counter-culture catalyst John “Hoppy” Hopkins, in The Blarney Club, an Irish ballroom at 31 Tottenham Court Road, UFO (the name stood for Unlimited Freak Out, had nothing to do with flying saucers and was always pronounced you-foe) first opened its doors just before Christmas 1966.
For a ten-bob entry fee, you could commune with fellow freaks from 10 in the evening until 8 the following morning watching Marx Brothers movies, being dazzled by light-shows, playing “spot the fuzz” and scoring some of the best LSD this side of San Francisco.
Oh, and there was music, lots of music and everybody featured below provided it at one time or another.
Of course things couldn’t last. It didn’t take long for The News Of The World to start sniffing around. On the first Sunday of July the front page carried a picture a topless girl who the paper claimed to be 15 under the headline “Hippie Vice Den!”. It was an inexorable descent from there on……

1 THE SYN-14 HOUR TECHNICOLOR DREAM
2 LOUISE-LOOK AT THE SUN
3 JOHN’S CHILDREN-A MIDSUMMERS NIGHT SCENE
4 SAM GOPAL-MIDSUMMER’S NIGHT DREAM
5 THE SMOKE-HAVE SOME MORE TEA
6 PROCAL HAREM-KALEIDOSCOPE
7 THE LIVERPOOL SCENE-BAT POEM
8 PETE BROWN & HIS BATTERED ORNAMENTS-THE POLITICIAN (INTRODUCTORY RANT)
9 DARTALIAN’S CHARIOT-THE MADMAN RUNNING THROUGH THE FIELDS
10 FAMILY-OLD SONGS,NEW SONGS
11 PRETTY THINGS-DEFECTING GREY
12 CRAZY WORLD OF ARTHUR BROWN-GIVE HIM A FLOWER
13 TOMORROW-REVOLUTION
14 BONZO DOG DOO DAH BAND-11 MOUSTACHIOED DAUGHTERS
15 GINGER FOLORUNSO JOHNSON & HIS AFRO CUBAN BAND-HIGH LIFE #5
16 HAPSHASH & THE COLOURED COAT-A MIND BLOWN IS A MIND SHOWN
17 THIRD EAR BAND-LARK RISE
18 AMM-AFTER RAPIDLY CIRCLING THE PLAZA
19 FAIRPORT CONVENTION-PORTFOLIO
20 DENNY LAINE- SAY YOU DON’T MIND
21 SOFT MACHINE-I’D RATHER BE WITH YOU
22 PINK FLOYD-CANDY & A CURRENT BUN
23 THE INCREDIBLE STRING BAND-WAY BACK IN THE 1960’S

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You might also like to check out other WIRESHAKER mixes including- ‘wally’ & ’soft psych’,
as well as SLIPPERY1 mixes- ‘Rock#1’, ‘Magick 1&2’ , ‘Shoft Shyke’, ‘Space/Kraut Rock’ &
’14 Hours’- then again, you might not…

SOULBOYS/JAZZ FUNKERS PT.3

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SOULBOYS/JAZZ FUNKERS PT.3

SOME MORE JAZZ FUNK, SOUL & DISCO FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF CLUBS LIKE THE GOLDMINE ON CANVEY ISLAND, THE LACY LADY & ROOM AT THE TOP.

1 DEXTER WANSEL-LIFE ON MARS
2 WELDON IRVINE-COSMIC VORTEX (JUSTICE DEVINE)
3 B.T EXPRESS-DO YOU LIKE IT
4 IDRIS MAHAMMAD-S-E-X
5 GREGG DIAMOND BIONIC BOOGIE-CREAM
6 MIKE MANDEL-JUPITERS FINGER
7 MANU DIBANGO-SUPER KUMBA
8 DOUG WINTZ-WHELP
9 JANCO NILOVIC-CRAZY ENTERPRISE
10 THE FATBACK BAND-GOIN’ TO SEE MY BABY
11 MASS PRODUCTION-COSMIC LUST
12 HERBIE HANCOCK-SPANK-A-LEE
13 GROVER WASHINGTON-BLACK FROST

ALSO CHECK OUT ‘FUNKY’, ‘SOULED’ & ’GROOVES’…

SOME MORE JAZZ FUNK, SOUL & DISCO FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF CLUBS LIKE THE GOLDMINE ON CANVEY ISLAND, THE LACY LADY & ROOM AT THE TOP.

1 DEXTER WANSEL-LIFE ON MARS
2 WELDON IRVINE-COSMIC VORTEX (JUSTICE DEVINE)
3 B.T EXPRESS-DO YOU LIKE IT
4 IDRIS MAHAMMAD-S-E-X
5 GREGG DIAMOND BIONIC BOOGIE-CREAM
6 MIKE MANDEL-JUPITERS FINGER
7 MANU DIBANGO-SUPER KUMBA
8 DOUG WINTZ-WHELP
9 JANCO NILOVIC-CRAZY ENTERPRISE
10 THE FATBACK BAND-GOIN’ TO SEE MY BABY
11 MASS PRODUCTION-COSMIC LUST
12 HERBIE HANCOCK-SPANK-A-LEE
13 GROVER WASHINGTON-BLACK FROST

ALSO CHECK OUT ‘FUNKY’, ‘SOULED’ & ’GROOVES’…

WORLD TRIP 3

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WORLD TRIP #3


THIRD IN OUR SERIES OF JOURNEYS FROM AROUND THE WORLD…

1 ARTS ASSO-SANJO KAYAGEUM
2 ABAYNEH DEDJENE-BALENDJERE
3 KAKO’S NEW YORK AFTER HOURS ORCHESTRA-VITAMINA
4 ORCHESTRA BAOBAB-UTRU HORAS
5 CONGO INTERNATIONALE ORCHESTRA-NAKUPENDA SANA
6 ASHA BHOSLE-LEKAR HAM DIWANA DIL
7 ALI FARKA TOURE & TOUMANI DIABATE-SABU YERKOY
8 LA NINA DE LOS PEINES-SEVILLANAS NO.2
9 BIXIGA 70-MACHADO
10 KHOJALI OSMAN-MALO LAW SAFEETNA INTA
11 SONGHOY BLUES-VOTER
12 ROKIA TRAORE-LAIDU

REGGAE GONE EAST 2

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REGGAE GONE EAST 2

MORE FROM THE EAST END BASEMENT…

1 DILLINGER-COOL OPERATOR
2 LEE SCRATCH PERRY-GREEN BAY INCIDENT (LORD SASSAFRAS)
3 DOCTOR ALIMANTADO-PLEAD I CAUSE
4 UNKNOWN SAX- IF I WERE A CARPENTER
5 I-ROY-THE FIRST CUT IS THE DEEPEST
6 MIKEY DREAD-MASTER MANTROL
7 TAPPER ZUKIE-NATTY STILL WAITING
8 DENNIS BROWN-FIRE FROM OBSERVER STATION
9 AUGUSTUS PABLO-SKYLARKING 2
10 JO JO BENNETT-MUSICAL PRESSURE
11 KEITH & ENID-IT’S TRUE LOVE
12 TOMMY MCCOOK & THE SUPERSONICS-DOWN ON BOND STREET
13 LEE SCRATCH PERRY/MIKEY DREAD-DREAD AT THE CONTROL
14 GREGORY ISSACS-GET READY
15 JACOB MILLER-ABOVE ROCKS
16 JACOB MILLER-BACKYARD VERSION
17 BURNING SPEAR-TRADITION
18 BURNING SPEAR-DOOR PEEP.
AS USUAL, CHECK OUT ALL THE OTHER REGGAE/SKA/BLUEBEAT/CARNIVAL OFFERINGS

14 HOURS…

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14 HOURS…

AFTER LAST WEEKS MOD EXPLOSION, SEEMS TO MAKE SENSE (WHO NEEDS TO MAKE SENSE?) OF THE 2ND HALF OF THE 60’S…

1 PINK FLOYD-LET THERE BE MORE LIGHT
2 THE YARDBIRDS-STILL I’M SAD
3 THE SOFT MACHINE-10.30 RETURNS TO BEDROOM
4 KALEIDOSCOPE-YOU DON’T LOVE ME
5 EDGAR BROUGHTON BAND-DEATH OF AN ELECTRIC CITIZEN
6 THE ROLLING STONES-IN ANOTHER LAND
7 THE MOODY BLUES-EVERYDAY
8 DONOVAN-THE TRIP
9 THE PRETTY THINGS-THE JOURNEY
10 TOMORROW-AM I GLAD TO SEE YOU
11 STATUS QUO-YOU’RE JUST WHAT I WAS LOOKING FOR TODAY
12 THE BEATLES-I WANT YOU (SHE’S SO HEAVY)
13 GEORGE HARRISON-UNDER THE MERSEY WALL (EXCERPT)
14 FAIRPORT CONVENTION-WHO KNOW’S WHERE THE TIME GOES…

(NOT ME!)

THIS IS THE MODERN WORLD!

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THIS IS THE MODERN WORLD!
(PARTS 1&2)

‘THEY CALL US MODERNISTS NOW
JAZZ WAS MY THING AROUND 59/60-THEN LATER IN THE 60’S THEY CALLED US MODS’…

‘JIMMY SIMMS WAS A MOD. HE DID’NT CALL HIMSELF A MOD, LABELS WAS SOMETHING JIMMY WAS’NT INTO. WHAT HE WAS INTO WAS JAZZ. JAZZ, U.S SOUL, & RHYTHM N’ BLUES’.

SO FOLLOWING ON FROM THE PREVIOUS ‘MODERNIST TO MOD’ & OUR CONTINUING FASCINATION WITH ‘YOUTH CULTURE’
-A SLIGHTLY LOOSER MOD SCENE SELECTION-SO GET ON YA SCOOTER (OR IS THAT PONY?) AND RIDE…

PART 1.

1 BARRETT STRONG MONEY
2 THE DAYLIGHTERS-OH MOM (TEACH ME HOW TO UNCLE WILLY)
3 ART BLAKEY & THE JAZZ MESSENGERS-NO HEY PROBLEMA
4 GEORGIE FAME & THE BLUE FLAMES-ORANGE STREET
5 THE KINKS-CADILLAC
6 JUNIOR WALKER & THE ALL STARS-BREAK IT UP
7 THE PHIL SPECTOR WALL OF SOUND-HARRY (FROM W.VA) & MILT
8 RAYMOND HARPER-SAFARI
9 GEORGIE FAME-OUTRAGE
10 DIANA ROSS & THE SUPREMES-COME SEE ABOUT ME
11 THE SMALL FACES-EVERY LITTLE BIT HURTS
12 BO DIDDLEY-YOU CAN’T JUDGE A BOOK BY THE COVER
13 ART BLAKEY & THE JAZZ MESSENGERS-KOZO’S WALTZ
14 ROLAND KIRK-BLUE ROL
15 THE HIGH NUMBERS-I’M THE FACE
16 DON COVAY-PLEASE DO SOMETHING
17 RICO & THE RUDIES-YEH YEH
18 VIC LEWIS & THE ALL-STARS-BEULIEU BLUES
19 VIVIAN CARROLL-OH YEAH YEAH
20 DON COVOY-PONY TIME
21 ROLAND ALPHONSO & CAROL MCLAUGHLIN-JUST COOL
22 HERBIE MANN-COMIN’ HOME BABY

PART 2.

23 THE JAM-THIS IS THE MODERN WORLD
24 THE MODETTES-PAINT IT BLACK
25 SHOTGUN EXPRESS-CURTAINS
26 CHRIS FARLOWE & THE THUNDERBIRDS-BUZZ WITH THE FUZZ
27 ST LOUIS UNION-EAST SIDE STORY
28 GRANVILLE WILLIAMS ORCHESTRA-THE PHILLY DOG
29 THE SPECIAL AKA-GANGSTERS
30 BETTY EVERETT-MY LOVE
31 MARY LOVE-YOU TURNED MY BITTER INTO SWEET
32 BERNARD PURDIE-ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF MINITOWN
33 RAY BRYANT COMBO-LITTLE SUZIE
34 PRINCE BUSTER-TEXAS HOLD-UP
35 BERNARD PURDIE-TESTIFYIN’
36 BETTY HARRIS-RIDE YOUR PONY
37 SOUL BROTHERS-SOHO
38 CHIP-YOU MAKE ME FEEL SO GOOD
ALSO CHECK OUT THE ‘MODERNIST TO MOD’/‘MODERNISM’/‘ALL THAT JAZZ’ & SKA/ROCKSTEADY PLAYLISTS…

INCHXINCH4

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INCHXINCH4

LOOK OUT FOR THOSE GUITARS SHE SAYS…& THOSE NEW MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS HITTING THE SCENE…

1 BLACK DICE-ABA
2 ULTRAVOX-ROCKWROCK
3 KAS PRODUCT-MIND
4 THE SOFT MOON-OUT OF TIME
5 ROSA YEMEN-DECRYPTATED
6 LES GEORGES LENINGRAD-SUPA DOOPA
7 BIXIGA 70-100%DUB
8 BUFFALO DAUGHTER-PSHYCHIC
A-GO-GO
9 THE METHOD ACTORS-BLEEDING
10 ESG-MOODY,SPACED OUT
11 WIRE-OPTIONS R
12 39 CLOCKS-HEAT OF VIOLENCE
13 MARS-11,000 VOLTS
14 LES GEORGES LENINGRAD-PEKIN PEKIN
15 DUB NARCOTIC SOUND SYSTEM-ROBOTICA
16 RUTS DC-PLEASURES OF THE DANCE

ALSO AVAILABLE,FOR NO EXTRA MONEY- ‘ON/OFF’

GERTCHA!

RIO ROCK 5

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RIO ROCK #5

MORE ROCKIN’ AND ROLLIN’ THIS WEEK FOLKS…

1 LITTLE RICHARD-LONG TALL SALLY
2 STICK MCGHEE-JUNGLE JUICE
3 RAY HARRIS-WHERE’D YOU STAY LAST NIGHT
4 SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON-DO IT IF YOU WANNA
5 DAVID HOUSTEN-ONE AND ONLY
6 THE CLEFTONES-HEART AND SOUL
7 ALAN FREED & HIS ROCK N ROLL BAND-THE GREY BEAR
8 EARL LEWIS & THE CHANNELS-WHAT DO YOU DO (JUMP VERS)
9 HANK SNOW-LIMBO ROCK
10 LEW WILLIAMS-CENTIPEDE
11 THE MEDALLIONS-I’M IN LOVE WITH YOU
12 TAMPA RED-SHE’S DYNAMITE
13 THE GRIFFIN BROTHERS-HOUSE NEAR THE RAILROAD TRACK
14 THE HINDUS-FRENZY
15 THE TEENAGERS FEATURING FRANKIE LYMON-AM I FOOLING MYSELF AGAIN?
16 CURTIS GORDON-DRAGGIN’
17 THE VENTURES-THE TWILIGHT ZONE
18 CAL GREEN-THE SEARCH IS OVER
19 NAT COUTY-WOODPECKER ROCK
20 MANDO & THE CHILLI PEPPERS-CONGO MAMBO
21 BUDDY HOLLY & THE CRICKETS-READY TEDDY
22 RAY SHARPE-BOTTOMS UP
23 BIG MAMA THORNTON & THE HI-TONES-DON’T TALK BACK
24 PHIL GRAY-PEPPER HOT BABY
25 THE CALVANES-CRAZY OVER YOU
26 PERCY MAYFIELD-HIT THE ROAD JACK

REGGAE GONE EAST

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ENJOYING THE SOUNDS OF THE REGGAE REVIVAL/SKA & ROCKSTEADY. FIRST OFFERING FROM THE EAST END BASEMENT. AS WITH A LOT A THE MIXES, SOME A THE SOUND QUALITY FROM VINYL A BIT IFFY, BUT WHAT YA LOSE IN QUALITY YA GAIN IN WARMTH AN LOVE RIGHT?

1 SIMPLICITY PEOPLE-THE MURDERER
2 SOUL BROTHERS-SKA SHUFFLE
3 I-ROY-MAGNIFICENT SEVEN
4 BOBBY AITKEN & THE CARIB BEATS-ORANGE STREET SPECIAL
5 RICO RODRIGUEZ & BUSTER’S GROUP-LUKE LANE SHUFFLE
6 AUGUSTUS PABLO-BEDROOM MAZURKA VERSION
7 RANKING DREAD-LOVE A DUB
8 BOB & MARCIA-SAVE ME 7”
8 CEDRIC BROOKS & COUNT OSSIE-RIGHT ON RASTA
9 KEITH POPPIN-WHO ARE YOU/WHO ARE YOU VERS 7”
10 THE GRANVILLE WILLIAMS ORCHESTRA-HI-LIFE
11 SISTER NANCY-TRANSPORT CONNECTION
12 JOE GIBBS & THE PROFFESIONALS-RUNNING IRIE 12”
13 SCIENTIST-ROCKERS DUB
14 AUGUSTUS PABLO MEETS LEE PERRY/WAILERS-SATISFY MY SOUL DUB
15 HARRY J ALLSTARS-ELCONG
16 SHENLY DUFFUS & ANNETTE CLARKE-DON’T WORRY TO CRY
17 MUDIES ALLSTARS-LORAN’S DANCE

ALSO CHECK OUT THE ZILLIONS OF REGGAE/SKA/ROCKSTEADY/CARNIVAL/BLUEBEAT/HI-FI/REGGAE SOUL SELECIONS…inc-

http://dropthebiscuit.net/?s=PUNK+ROCKERS+TIME

http://dropthebiscuit.net/?s=+JA+HARMONY+GROUPS

THE ELECTRONIC MONSTER PART 2

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THE ELECTRONIC MONSTER-PART.2

THE MANY RELAXING & NON-RELAXING SOUNDS OF THE
ELECTRONIC MONSTER PART.2
/THE DOORS OF DECEPTION/
LANGUAGE/SCIENCE/BLAH/AS WITH PT.1, SO MANY MOONS AGO? FIND YOURSELF A DECENT SET OF HEAD GEAR/SHOVED TOGETHER BY THE SLIPPERY1/IF IT DON’T MESS UP YA EARS, IT’LL MESS UP YA MIND!

MIX INCLUDES SECTIONS FROM THE FOLLOWING TRACKS-

NOSAJ THING-A/LIGHT 5
MISS INFORMATION-RUMI 2/RUMI1
JON HASSELL-BA-YA DUB/AERIAL VIEW (PSYCHOGEOGRAPHY)/METAL FATIGUE (PSYCHOGEOGRAPHY)
CRAZY HORSE-PEOPLE FALL FROM TALL BUILDINGS
DJ ME DJ YOU-PINK FREUD
DUET EMMO-A.N.C.
RECOIL-1+2
NOSAJ THING-U G/SISTER
XOR GATE-CONIC SESSIONS
MISS INFORMATION-A NEW MOON
NOSAJ THING-MEDIC

I’D LIKE TO TAKE THIS OPPORTUNITY TO THANK YOU FOR LISTENIN’/NOT LISTENIN’/BEING THERE/NOT BEING THERE.