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Rare Candy No. 2 (Jan. 31, 2011)

January 31, 2011

Listen to .mp3 of this show! (Left-click link to stream or right-click and “save as” to download.)


Playlist format:

Song Title – Artist, Album (Song’s Year of Release)

8 P.M.

1) Imperial Zeppelin – Peter Hammill, Fool’s Mate (1971)

2) Cock O’ The Walk – Andrew Bird’s Bowl of Fire, Thrills (1998)

3) Tijuana Taxi – Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass, Going Places!!! (1965)

4) The Nest – Jimmie Spheris, Isle of View (1971)

5) Snuff – Trace, Birds (1975)

6) A Winter’s Tale – Jade Warrior, Last Autumn’s Dream (1972)

7) (Argument with David Rawlings Concerning Morrissey)/To Be Young (Is To Be Sad, Is To Be High) – Ryan Adams, Heartbreaker (2000)

8) Fiddler’s Dram/Whiskey Before Breakfast – Norman Blake, Whiskey Before Breakfast (1976)

9) Mama, You Been On My Mind [Live] – Bob Dylan (w/ Joan Baez), The Bootleg Series Vol. 5: Live 1975 (2002)

10) The Last Gunfighter Ballad – Guy Clark, Texas Cookin’ (1976)

11) I Just Want You To Know – Traffic, John Barleycorn Must Die [Expanded Reissue] (1970)

12) The Last Of The Teenage Idols (Parts I-III) – The Sensational Alex Harvey Band, Next… (1973)

13) See My Baby Jive – Wizzard, Wizzard Brew [Expanded Reissue] (1973)

14) You’re The Best – Joe Esposito, The Karate Kid OST (1984)

9 P.M.

Six Degrees of Seperation

1º: Don’t Ask Me To Explain – of Montreal, Cheery Peel (1997)

  • of Montreal and Chris Thile’s band Punch Brothers have both employed the production services of Jon Brion

2º: The Wrong Idea – Chris Thile, The Wrong Idea (2004)

  • Gabe Witcher of Punch Brothers contributed violin to Randy Newman’s Toy Story score

3º: God’s Song (That’s Why I Love Mankind) – Randy Newman, Sail Away (1972)

  • Three Dog Night recorded a hit cover version of Newman’s “Mama Told Me Not to Come”.

4º: Eli’s Comin’ – Three Dog Night, Suitable For Framing (1969)

  • Chicago’s horn section appears on the Three Dog Night track “Celebration”.

5º: A Hit By Varese – Chicago, Chicago V (1972)

  • Dawayne Bailey was a member of the Silver Bullet Band from 1983-86 and a member of Chicago from 1986-95.

6º: Ramblin’ Gamblin’ Man – Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band, ‘Live’ Bullet (1976)

Free play continues:

15) Lazy (Lazy) – Architecture in Helskinki, Places Like This (2007)

16) Toys in the Attic – R.E.M., Dead Letter Office (1987)

17) Spazz – The Elastik Band, Nuggets: Original Artyfacts From the First Psychedelic Era (1967)

18) The Moneygoround – The Kinks, Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One (1970)

19) Captain America – Icarus, The Marvel World of Icarus (1972)

20) Go Now – The Moody Blues, Go Now: The Moody Blues #1 (1965)

21) Bring It On Home To Me – Sam Cooke, One Night Stand! Sam Cooke Live At The Harlem Square Club [Archival] (1965)

22) Nowhere Fast – The Smiths, Meat is Murder (1984)

23) Ooh La La – Faces, Ooh La La (1973)

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