last show! playlist for 6/17/10

that's it! i'm all done. au revoir, college radio.
now i've graduated college, finished a thesis, directed a play, and ended "take a run at the sun" with a bang.

keep this page bookmarked! i may yet return one day...

dinosaur jr - take a run at the sun - ear-bleeding country
silver jews - strange victory, strange defeat - lookout mountain, lookout sea
grandaddy - am 180
mates of state - everyone needs an editor - my solo project

the clean - tally ho! - anthology
television personalities - jackanory stories - jackanory stories
the dBs - neverland
the bodines - slip slide - played

heavenly - PUNK girl - sarah singles
the field mice - if you need someone - where'd you learn to kiss that way?

.disco - love will freak us (missy elliot / joy division mash up)
chi-lites - are you my woman? (tell me so)
gloria jones - tainted love
martha reeves & the vandellas - something (beatles cover)

tyrone davis - a woman needs to be loved
brenda holloway - you are very much a part of me - motown anthology
the exciters - blowin up my mind - northern soul floorshakers!

the seeds - i can't seem to make you mine
the groop - sorry
the easybeats - friday on my mind

the misunderstood - i can take you to the sun
vanilla fudge - you keep me hangin on (supremes cover)

bridget st john - i like to be with you in the sun
the carter family - keep on the sunny side

bobby vee & the ventures - walk on back
modest mouse - sleepwalkin'

stereo total - ex fan de sixties
polaris - recently - music from the adventures of pete & pete
the sundays - here's where the story ends

dr dog - my old ways - we all belong
faces - ooh la la - rushmore soundtrack
el perro del mar - into the sunshine - from the valley to the stars

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playlist for 6/10/10

all your favorite summer songs that you didn't even know were your favorites.

sleigh bells - rill rill - treats
tUnEyArDs - hatari - BiRd BrAiNs
malombo jazz makers - sibanthathu - next stop...soweto [vol 3...south africa]
bridget st john - many happy returns - ask me no questions

cat power -werewolf - you are free
here we go magic - collector - pigeons
sandie shaw & the smiths - hand in glove - reeling around the fountain
sandie shaw & the smiths - i don't owe you anything - reeling around the fountain

ariel's pink haunted graffiti - bright lit blue skies - before today
the rabble - i can still hear them laughing - s/t

the misunderstood - never had a girl like you before
episode six - incense - love, hate, revenge
the merseybeats - the fortune teller

standells - dirty water
the barbarians - are you a boy or are you a girl
the rationals - i need you - michigan mayhem!
the easybeats - friday on my mind - friday on my mind

valentines -breakaway
wendy rene - bbq
candy and the kisses - the 81

brenda holloway - where were you - motown anthology
the playthings - stop what you're doing to me (i like it)

john holt - i will (beatles cover)
prince buster - dark end of the street
[backing music: the claudia quintet - solo interludes from "royal toast"]

marsha hunt - on the other side of midnight
cerrone - love in c minor
ariel's pink haunted graffiti - round and round - before today
bird and the bee - maneater - hall & oates cover album

sleigh bells - run the heart - treats

meshugga beach party - hava nagila
the daytonas - go! - beyond the beach
RNA - spanish bombs - charlie don't surf
link wray - rumble - pulp surfin'

mark sultan - misery's upon us - $
the merseybeats - sorrow - the mereseys

silver apples - ruby
blackrock - yeah yeah
darondo - didn't i

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playlist for 6/3/2010

last week i had a sub. hope you didn't miss me!
i always get a lot of requests, so i'll mark them in ☼ signs.

julie driscoll + brian auger and the trinity - road to cairo

~sweet soul~
sharon jones and the dap kings - just dropped in (to see what condition my condition was in)
curtis mayfield - give it up - curtis
tammi terrell and marvin gaye - if this world were mine

~soft n slow n southern~
doris duke - he's gone - i'm a loser
lee hazelwood & nancy sinatra - summer wine
gillian welch - everything is free

~strange selections~
harlem - scare you - hippies
the merseys - sorrow
the sonics - since i fell for you

~june tunes~
cannibal and the headhunters - follow the music
bobby moore and the rhythm aces - come back baby
brenda holloway - you are very much a part of me

lee fields - money i$ king - my world
parliament - unfunky ufo - mothership connection
ralph carter - when you're young and in love - soul train 1975

~the return of disco music about robots!!~
meco - star wars disco
patrick cowley - megatron man
la bionda - wanna be your lover

~more weirdo disco and robots~
divine - shoot your shot!
dee d. jackson - automatic lover
world class wrecking cru - he's bionic
boney m - daddy cool

~lovely ladies~
clare & the reasons - that's all - arrow
cate le bon - me oh my - me oh my
tUnEyArDs - news - BiRd-BrAiNs

~feelings don't need translation~
eira - gorky's zygotic mynci - introducing...
kleenex / liliput - might is right - s/t
florence and the machine - halo

edwin hawkins singers - oh happy day


playlist for 5/20/10

there are patterns in the mushrooms

~brazillian block~
sergio mendes & brasil 66 - mas que nada
novos baianos - swing de campo grande - acabou chorare
clara nunes - regresso - brasil nestico
chico buarque - chega de saudade

los alacranes - chicano park
kleenex/liliput - might is right - s/t
broadcast - papercuts - the noise made by people

~it's soul all the way down~
the crystals - i love you eddie
cannibal and the headhunters - please baby please
the radiants - ain't no big thing - east side story vol. 9

georgie fame - sitting in the park
jan bradley - mama didn't lie
majestics - (i love her so much) it hurts me

skeeter davis - i can't stay mad at you
carolyn crawford - good n plenty - conquer the world

the superbs - baby, baby all the time
george lemons - fascinating girl
ruby andrews - just loving you - dave godin's deep soul treasures
brighter side of darkness - love jones - love jones

jerry butler - make it easy on yourself
wendy rene - after laughter (comes tears) - shaolin soul
doris duke - i don't care anymore - i'm a loser

~60s garage block~
the ascots - so good - michigan mayhem!
the psychotics - if you don't believe me, don't - michigan mayhem!
the sorrows - take a heart - take a heart

mary wells - and i love him - ...sings love songs to the beatles
bertha tillman - oh my angel

~doo wop block~
the royalettes - he's gone
the shangri-las - you cheated, you lied
the pearlettes - the duchess of earl

~some more cute covers~
big maybelle - 96 tears
bettye swann - stand by your man - s/t

bridget st. john - i like to be with you in the sun
sibylle baier - tonight - colour green
caetano veloso - london, london - s/t

~new releases rah rah rah~
carnivores - organ trail - all night dead usa
jeff the brotherhood - bone jam - heavy days

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playlist for 5/13/10

lookin cute + feelin cute

jens lekman - your arms around me - night falls over kortedala
magnetic fields - i don't really love you anymore - i
sea urchins - summershine - stardust

harlem - friendly ghost - hippies
nana grizol - arthur hall - ruth
the nerves - hangin on the telephone - one way ticket

atlas sound - doctor (five discs cover) - virtual 7" no. 8
the sorrows - sei mein girl - take a heart
9th street market - i'm a baby - michigan mayhem!

the rogues - opportunity
brian auger & the trinity - black cat
episode six - incense - love hate revenge
easybeats - see line woman - friday on my mind

uhuru dance band - yahyia mu - ghana special [compilation]
oscar sulley & the uhuru dance band - olufeme - ghana soundz vol 2

the kingsmen - death of an angel
beatniks - baby it's you - wannabe beatles
the immigrants - chains - wannabe beatles

brenda holloway - you need me - motown anthology
darondo - didn't i - let my people go
bobby moore and the rhythm aces - mr starlight

sonics - come home baby
barbara mason - yes, i'm ready
brenton wood - oogum boogum song

baby washington - that's how heartaches are made
curtis mayfield - we've only just begun - curtis/live!
sam cooke - i'll come running back to you

the players - he'll be back
willie hutch - lucky to be loved by you - northern soul floorshakers!
kim weston - you can do it!
bettye swann - angel of the morning

st peter and the holymen - bofoo beye abowa den - ghana special
the ventures - walk right back - bobby vee meets the ventures

she & him - gonna get along without you now - volume two
cibelle - green grass (tom waits cover) - the shine of dried electric leaves
madeline peyroux - you're gonna make me lonesome (bob dylan cover)

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