MR REGGAE MAN 2.

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MR REGGAE MAN 2.

NO BETTER WAY TO FOLLOW UP LAST WEEKS PUNK/NEW WAVE COMPILATION THAN WITH SOME REGGAE/DUB?
LOSING TRACK OF ALL THE REGGAE/DUB/POSTED/MAYBE CHECK/LOVERS/JA HARMONY/(PUNK)ROCKERS TIME/HI-FI/LARGE PORTIONS/BLUEBEAT/SKA/ROCKSTEADY & CARNIVAL TIMES?

1 MADOO-YUH JAMMING SO
2 KOJAK-GREEN BAY KILLING
3 BOB & MARCIA-REALLY TOGETHER
4 RANKING TREVOR-GOT TO KEEP BLOW
5 BOBBY ELLIS-JAMES RAY
6 XTERMINATO-LOVE LINE VERSION
7 PRINCE JAMMY-DOUBLE TROUBLE
8 MAD PROFFESOR-MAN FROM SENEGAL
9 ROLAND ALPHONSO WITH THE MATADOR ALL STARS-BRIDGEVIEW SHUFFLE
10 LEE ‘SCRATCH’ PERRY-FEEL LIKE JUMPING
11 HARRY J ALLSTARS-INTERROGATOR
12 RITA MARLEY-I’M STILL WAITING
13 RANKING DREAD-MY LIZA
14 RANKING DREAD-NO MORE WAITING
15 ROOTS MAN DUB-SOULFUL DUB
16 RUPIE EDWARDS-KINKY FUNKY REGGAE
17 JOE MANSANO-THE THIEF
18 PRINCE MOHAMMED-COME MEK WE RUB A DUB
19 I-ROY-PUSHERMAN
20 THE UPSETTERS-GRUMBLIN’ DUB

femAle pUnk & neW wAVe

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guest-wireshaker…
female punk & new wave.

Oh my god! More Girls!! With Guitars!!! And attitude!!!!

1 siouxsie & the banshees-metal postcard (mitageisen)
2 big in japan-suicide a go go
3 the slits-newtown
4 x-ray spex-artificial
5 essential logic-aerosol burns
6 jane aire & the belvederes-nasty…nice
7 au pairs-set up
8 delta 5-mind your own business
9 girls at our best-go for gold
10 pink military-back on the london stage
11 pressler-morgan one plus one-you’re gonna watch me
12 kleenex-ain’t you
13 ludus-my cherry is in sherry
14 flying lizards-her story
15 action packed!-(drowning out) the big jets
16 poison girls-jenny
17 passions-hunted
18 the raincoats-in love

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you might also want to check out an old show from rosspunk-
‘punk girls’

http://dropthebiscuit.net/?s=punk+girls

or maybe ‘P>V-GALS’

http://dropthebiscuit.net/?s=gals

or even ‘Girl Folk’?

http://dropthebiscuit.net/?s=girl+folk

Country Folk 2

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country-folk 2.


a slightly different, more modern feel to the original ‘country folk’. this episode looks at one of the original outlaws, johnny paycheck as well as a few other country/folk, with the usual tales of lost loves, teardrops an heartaches.

(to also check- ‘west coast alt country’ & ‘girl folk’).

1 johnny paycheck-pardon me (i’ve got someone to kill)
2 lee hazlewood-a rider on a white horse
3 sammi smith-the weight
4 johnny paycheck-sunday morning comin’ down
5 moe bandy-cowboys ain’t supposed to cry
6 duke levite-waltz of the titans
7 the tripschord music box-the narrow gate
8 carman mcrae-the sound of silence
9 mel street-lookin’ out the window through the pain
10 connie smith-invisible tears
11 kurt vile-baby’s arms
12 johnny paycheck-apartment no.9
13 duane eddy-the girl on death row
14 carl perkins-this old house
15 chet atkins-light my fire
16 johnny paycheck-between love & hate
17 ricky nelson-garden party
18 sammi smith-the last word in lonesome is me
19 the blue rondos-little baby
20 johnny cash-wayfaring stranger
21 federals-run man run

DTB 64

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DTB 64

where d’ya get those shades from dude? i said/an he said dirk bogarde/but he didn’t really/that’s when i came across them/both/then i didn’t/but he was quick/nimble/she was pretty/quirky/fashionable/so we hired a speedboat/& zoomed around the island/they said thanx/an i said thanx too/but we didn’t really/DTB64.

1 benny spellman-fortune teller
2 the saints-perfect day
3 tommy mccook & the supersonics-jerk time
4 the sonics-you’ve got your head on backwards
5 max roach & abbey lincoln-driva’ man
6 these new puritans-£4
7 thurston moore-vocabularies
8 jimmie haskell & his orchestra-astrosonics
9 hope sandoval & the warm inventions-on the low
10 scott walker-once upon a summertime
11 the drums-baby, that’s not the point
12 tommy mccook & the supersonics-stupid doctor
13 the ‘5’ royals-catch that teardrop
14 four tet-lion (jamie Xx remix)
15 georgia peach-do lord send me
16 test dept-compulsion
17 arvo part-coma cierva sedienta

Trip Hop!

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trip hop!

first there was…then there was…no,no, first there was…then there was…no, no, first there was…then there was… now we’re livin’ in the world of jazz infused/elongated/soundtrack/bleepy slow beats baby.

1 the intuitionists-daddylonglegs
2 portishead-tribute to monk & cantella
3 howie b (vs unkle)-the time has come
4 amon tobin-stoney street
5 attica blues-contemplating jazz
6 nectropic-beautiful pool
7 dj crush-road to nowhere
8 nightmares on wax-me!
9 awunsound-symmetrical jazz

Freakbeat

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guest-wireshaker-freakbeat


Take a couple of gallons of adolescent working/lower middle-class testosterone; sprinkle liberally with a mixture of Purple Hearts & LSD; strain through a stack of Marshall amps set to maximum and voila! the meanest, toughest sound of the mid 60’s: English Freakbeat.

1 the yardbirds-happenings ten years time ago
2 the small faces-e too d
3 the misunderstood- children of the sun
4 the creation-making time
5 the craig-i must be mad
6 curiosity shoppe-baby i need you
7 elmer gantry’s velvet opera- flames (single vers)
8 the penny peeps-model village (in my back garden)
9 the sorrows-you’ve got what i want
10 the mark four-i’m leaving
11 the syndicats-crawdaddy simone
12 the primitives-you said
13 the wheels-road block
14 the birds-leaving here
15 wimple winch-save my soul
16 the open mind-cast a spell
17 the truth-sueno
18 tintem abbey-vacuum cleaner
19 les fleur de lys-circles
20 apostolic intervention-tell me have you ever seen me
21 herman’s hermits-it’s alright now
22 the dave clark 5-concentration baby
23 the troggs-6-6-5-4-3-2-1

DTB63

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DTB63


IT WAS IN A BASEMENT OR A GARAGE, 1976, THEN IT WAS 1956. THE SUN WAS SHINING, THEY WERE TOASTIN’ BACKWARDS AN FORWARDS, BACKWARDS AN FORWARDS, PURE ROCKERS DELIGHT, OUGHTA SIGHT/AN THEN SOULFUL, TEARS, JOY, AN THEN THEY WERE GOIN’ CRAZY ROCKIN’/MAD…BUT THEN IT PASSED/ IT WAS ALREADY HISTORY (& SOMEBODY SAID STOP?)

1 SEX PISTOLS-DID YOU NO WRONG
2 DOCTOR ALIMANTADO-SITTING IN THE PARK/DUB
3 THE CLASH-JANIE JONES
4 MIKEY DREAD-BARBER SALOON
5 BARBARA LYNN-SUFFERIN’ CITY
6 BARBARA LEWIS-THANKFUL FOR WHAT I’VE GOT
7 THE BEASTIE BOYS-REMOTE CONTROL
8 JOHN FOXX-TOUCH AND GO
9 AUTOMAT-FABRIK DER WELT
10 ENO/BYRNE-PITCH TO VOLTAGE
11 RESIDUAL ECHOES-A MINHA MENINA
12 RHYTHM JESTERS-ROCK TO THE MUSIC
13 HANK THOMPSON-ROCKIN’ IN THE CONGO
14 KING KRULE-LOGOS
15 JACKIE LEE COCHRAN-KING OF YOUR HEART
16 NIGHTMARES ON WAX-STOP

BASQUIAT.

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BASQUIAT.

PLAYLIST INFLUENCED/INSPIRED BY A RECENT VISIT TO THE ‘BOOM FOR REAL’ BASQUIAT EXHIBITION-NOT THAT WE’D NEED AN EXCUSE TO PLAY SOME JAZZ, OR TUNES FROM THE LATE 70’s/80’s NEW YORK SCENE.

1 GRAY-SO FAR SO REAL
2 IKE YARD-N.C.R (FUNKSRORUNG VERSION)
3 DUKE ELLINGTON & HIS ORCHESTRA-RIDING ON A BLUE NOTE
4 FAB 5 FREDDY-UNE SALE HISTOIRE
5 SUICIDE-BE BOP KID
6 DIZZY GILLESPIE-ORNITHOLOGY
7 BILLY HOLIDAY & OSCAR PETERSON-EASY TO LOVE
8 MATERIAL-WHITE MAN
9 KEY & CLEARY-I’M A MAN
10 RAMMELZEE & K-ROB-BEAT BOP
11 CHARLIE PARKER QUARTET-COSMIC RAYS
12 ALEXANDER RUDIN (J.S BACH)-SUITE NO.2 IN D MINOR SARABANDE

BLUE BEAT 7 inch

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BLUE BEAT 7”

EVERY SO OFTEN YOU GET LUCKY AT A BOOT SALE OR A CHARITY SHOP?
-EARLY ONE MORNING, IN THE LATE 70’S I WAS MOOCHIN’ AROUND A LITTLE MARKET, WHEN I CAME ACROSS A FEW 7” SINGLES ON A LABEL CALLED ‘BLUE BEAT’. AT THE TIME I DID’NT KNOW THE LABEL, BUT I WAS FAMILIAR WITH SKA & PRINCE BUSTER & WAS VERY PLEASED TO PICK UP A COUPLE OF HIS SINGLES. BUT REALLY, IT WAS FROM THIS POINT THAT MY INTEREST IN EARLY SKA & ESPECIALLY JAMAICAN R’N’B STARTED, BUT THAT’S A LONG STORY……
ANYWAY, LOVERS OF FINE MUSIC, PLEASED TO REPORT THAT A LOT OF BLUE BEAT STUFF IS NOW BEING SLOWLY RELEASED ON CD, SO IF YOU LIKE THIS, CHECK EM OUT-
REALLY IS SOME A THE CREAM OF EARLY JAMAICAN MUSIC. HONEST GUV.

1 DENZIL-LOVE IS FOR FOOLS
2 DENZIL-7 NIGHTS IN ROME
3 SHENLEY & ANNETTE-MILLION DOLLAR BABY
4 OWEN GRAY-BABY, COME & GIVE YOUR LOVE
5 ERIC MORRIS-OH WE
6 ERIC MORRIS-LONELY BLUE BOY
7 THE CHARMERS-I’M GOING HOME
8 THE CHARMERS- LONELY BOY
9 THE MAYTALS-JUDGEMENT DAY
10 PRINCE BUSTER-MADNESS
11 PRINCE BUSTER ALLSTARS-TOOTHACHE
12 PRINCE BUSTER-AL CAPONE
13 PRINCE BUSTER ALLSTARS-SIT & WONDER
14 PRINCE BUSTER-ONE STEP BEYOND
15 ROLAND & ALFONSO-SUNRISE IN KINGSTON
16 CLUE J & HIS BLUES BLASTERS-SILKY
17 ALTON & EDDY-MURIEL
18 THEO BECKFORD & HIS CITY SLICKERS- GEORGIE & THE OLD SHOE
19 THEO BECKFORD & HIS CITY SLICKERS-THATS ME
20 THE MAYTALS-GOODBYE JANE

YOU CAN ALSO STICK SKA, REGGAE, OR ROCKSTEADY INTO THE ‘SEARCH SHOWS’ SECTION, AN SEE WHAT JOYS POP UP!

WIRESHAKER-WALLY

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GUEST-WIRESHAKER-WALLY

The time: any Friday or Saturday evening between 1969 & ’72, around 11.30PM.
The place: most British provincial town centres, but for argument’s sake, let’s say The Bier Keller on Bridge Street in Warrington.
The dress code: split-knee loons,  scoop-neck long-flared-sleeve t shirts and in winter, an ex-army great-coat.
The hair-style: abundant.
The fragrance: a heady mixture of patchouli, Old Holborn and Newcastle Brown.
The soundtrack….

1 MEGATON-NIAGARA
2 TRIFLE-ONE WAY GLASS
3 WALRUS-WHO CAN I TRUST
4 AUDIENCE-BELLADONNA MOONSHINE
5 GALLIARD-SKILLET
6 CLOUDS-TAKE ME TO YOUR LEADER
7 HELL PREACHERS INC.-COURANTE
8 BLODWYN PIG-SEE MY WAY
9 PETE BROWN & PIBLOKTO!-LIVING LIFE BACKWARDS
10 QUATERMASS-BLACK SHEEP OF THE FAMILY
11 WARM DUST-MAN WITHOUT A STRAW
12 THE ALAN BROWN SET-THRU THE NIGHT
13 BATTERED ORNAMENTS-THEN I MUST GO
14 VAN DER GRAAF GENERATOR-THEME ONE
15 CURIOSITY SHOPPE-BABY I NEED YOU
16 BALLS-FIGHT FOR MY COUNTRY
17 JODY GRIND-PAINT IT BLACK
18 EDGAR BROUGHTON BAND-OUT DEMONS OUT

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OR ‘KRAUTROCK, SPACE-ROCK’
OR THE ‘MAGICK’ MIXES?

-THEN AGAIN, YOU MIGHT NOT.