Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Political themes in songs ...

Well, actually, a lot of war and conflict mentioned in these songs ...
Credence Clearwater Revival: Fortunate Son
Culture Club: The War Song
The Human League: The Lebanon
The Blind Boys of Alabama: Down by the Riverside
The Beatles: Taxman
Dead Kennedys: Bleed for Me
The Rolling Stones: Gimme Shelter
The Doors: Unknown Soldier
Frankie Goes to Hollywood: Two Tribes
The Alarm: Sixty Eight Guns
Fear: Foreign Policy
U2: Sunday Bloody Sunday
Lords of the New Church: Russian Roulette
The Clash: The Call Up

Midnight Oil: When the Generals Talk

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Another show in the can ...

Here's what I played:
Fort Lean: All the Lights
Cactus World News: The Bridge
Tribe: Tied
Duran Duran: Lay Lady Lay
Astroblast: North Georgia Experiment
Fudge: Peanut Butter
Echo & the Bunnymen: Villiers Terrace
Wilco: Can’t Stand It
Elixer: Chaise Lounge
The Velvet Underground: One of These Days
Adele: Chasing Pavement
Jen Trynin: Beg
Johnny Marr: The Crack Up

The Smiths: I Want the One I Can’t Have

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Another night of double shots ...

Two songs, by the same artist, from the same album:
The Jesus & Mary Chain: Taste the Floor
The Jesus & Mary Chain: Taste of Cindy
The Waterboys: A Girl Called Johnny
The Waterboys: I Should Have Been You
Len: Steal My Sunshine
Len: Feelin’ Alright
Cheap Trick: Dream Police
Cheap Trick: Way of the World
Lucius: Wildewoman
Lucius: Monsters
Midnight Oil: Outbreak of Love
Midnight Oil: In the Valley
Wilco: Radio Cure

Wilco: I’m the Man Who Loves You

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

More radio fun ...

Here's the playlist for March 5, on WNHN: 
Pixies: Tony’s Theme
The Woodentops: Give It Time
The Rolling Stones: Crazy Mama
Opium Den: My Destiny
Barry White: You’re the First, the Last, My Everything
Dead Kennedys: Government Flu
The Damned: Smash it Up, Part 2
The Ramones: Blitzkrieg Bop
The Velvet Underground: Jesus (closet mix)
Leonard Cohen: Bird on a Wire
The Psychedelic Furs: Parade
Echo & the Bunnymen: My Kingdom
The Brian Jonestown Massacre: Evergreen
Freezepop: Science Genius Girl (Hi Phi Edit)
Velocity Girl: I Don’t Care if You Go

Blur: End of the Century