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Options April 17, 2017: Warm Shoulder

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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments New Approx. start time
Mary Lattimore  The Warm Shoulder   Options Collected Pieces  Ghostly International  2017  Cassette    *   0:00:00 ()
Ross Hammond  Whirlpool   Options Follow Your Heart  Prescott Recordings  2017  LP    *   0:07:33 ()
Amadou Binta Konte & Tidiane Thiam  Kayraba   Options Waande Kadde  Sahel Sounds  2017  LP  I'm playing this at 45 because I think it sounds more spritely  *   0:13:44 ()
Colour Haze  Lotus   Options In Her Garden  Elektrohasch  2017  CD    *   0:19:04 ()
Sandie Shaw  Sun in My Eyes   Options To Love Somebody: The Songs of the Bee Gees 1966-1970  Ace  2017  CD  From 1969  *   0:26:01 ()
Lizzy Mercier Descloux  Sun Is Shining   Options Mambo Nassau  Ze/Light in the Attic  2016  CD  From 1981    0:29:16 ()
Barney Wilen  Sannu Ne Gheniyo   Options Moshi  Souffle Continu  2017  LP  From 1972  *   0:31:08 ()
Roaring Lion  The Rhumba Dance   Options Cairi Calypso: 1930-1939  Asherah  2016  LP      0:35:54 ()
 
The Magnetic Fields  No   Options 50 Song Memoir  Nonesuch  2017  CD    *   0:46:25 ()
The Magnetic Fields  Ethan Frome   Options 50 Song Memoir  Nonesuch  2017  CD  I also loved this book in 1988  *   0:48:53 ()
Juana Molina  Cosoco   Options Halo  Crammed Discs  2017  CD    *   0:51:47 ()
Brazilian Octopus  Gosto de Ser Como Sou   Options Brazilian Octopus  Vinilissimo/Munster  2017  LP  From 1969  *   0:56:12 ()
The Jesus and Mary Chain  Always Sad   Options Damage and Joy  Artificial Plastic  2017  CD    *   0:58:51 ()
The Troggs  Give It to Me   Options The Vintage Years  Sire  1976  LP      1:01:15 ()
The Pink Tiles  Tell It to Her Straight   Options #1 Fan  Creative Victoria  2017  CD    *   1:03:55 ()
The Salvation  I'd Rather Be Asleep   Options Buried Alive!! Demented Teenage Fuzz from Down Under 1965-1970  Particles  2017  CD  From 1969  *   1:05:56 ()
The Headboys  My Favourite D.J.   Options The Headboys  RSO  1979  LP      1:08:51 ()
Peter Gabriel  D.I.Y.   Options Peter Gabriel  The Famous Charisma Label  1978  LP      1:12:05 ()
The Jam  When You're Young   Options The Jam at the BBC  Polydor  2002  CD  Peel session 20.10.79    1:14:11 ()
Lithics  Burn On Burn   Options Borrowed Floors  Water Wing  2016  LP  on Liz's show tomorrow!    1:16:41 ()
Gerry and the Holograms  Tubular Belles   Options Gerry and the Holograms  Cache Cache/Finders Keepers  2016  LP      1:19:37 ()
The Arms of Someone New  St. Catherine   Options Susan Sleepwalking  Dark Entries  2017  LP  From 1985  *   1:23:00 ()
 
 
A Princely Single File
Prince and the New Power Generation  My Name Is Prince (edit)   Options single  Paisley Park/WEA  1992  45      1:34:03 ()
Prince  La, La, La, He, He, Hee   Options single  Paisley Park/Warner Bros.  1987  45      1:37:20 ()
Prince  Controversy   Options single  Warner Bros.  1981  45      1:40:38 ()
Prince and the Revolution  She's Always in My Hair   Options single  Paisley Park/WEA  1985  45      1:44:08 ()
Prince  If I Was Your Girlfriend   Options single  Paisley Park/Warner Bros.  1987  45      1:47:44 ()
Prince  I Wish U Heaven   Options single  Paisley Park/Warner Bros.  1988  45      1:51:16 ()
Prince and the Revolution  Mountains   Options single  Paisley Park/Warner Bros.  1986  45      1:54:01 ()
Prince  God   Options single  Warner Bros.  1984  45      1:58:02 ()
 
Delaney and Bonnie  God Knows I Love You   Options To Bonnie from Delaney  Atco  1970  LP      2:10:43 ()
Goose Creek Symphony  Charlie's Tune   Options Goose Creek Symphony - Established 1970  Capitol  1970  LP      2:12:54 ()
Blue Jug  Poor Virginia   Options Blue Jug  Capricorn  1975  LP      2:17:29 ()
Derek and the Dominoes  Anyday   Options Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs  Polydor  1972  LP      2:20:55 ()
The Amazing Rhythm Aces  The Beautiful Lie   Options Stacked Deck  ABC  1975  LP      2:27:28 ()
The Flying Burrito Brothers  Hot Burrito #2   Options Live at the Avalon Ballroom 1969  Amoeba  2007  CD  from April 4th, San Francisco    2:30:24 ()
Future  Love Is All You've Got   Options Down That Country Road  Shamley  1969  LP      2:34:21 ()
Chip Taylor  Angel of the Morning   Options Gasoline  Buddah  1972  LP      2:37:09 ()
 
The Sonnettes  I Cried for My Last Time   Options Birth Of Soul: Special Detroit Edition 1961-64  Kent Soul  2017  CD    *   2:47:03 ()
Fuzzy Haskins  Cookie Jar   Options I Got My Thang Together: The Westbound Years  Westbound  2017  CD  alternate version, 1976  *   2:49:02 ()
The William Singers  It's So Good to Be Alive   Options Lord Have Mercy: The Soulful Gospel of Checker Records  Play Back  2017  CD  From 1973  *   2:52:44 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 9:04am Marcel M:

JOE
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 9:05am upstate chris:

RADIO!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 9:05am annie:

gm joe and noise-makers!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:05am melinda:

hi Joe & all!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 9:06am annie:

bike-day: t-minus two days and counting!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:07am Brian in UK:

Hey Joe, infinitely better than a cold one, shoulder that is.

annie is it really yellow?
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:07am Sem Chumbo:

The McGasko Show featuring Joe.
Good morning, and hello, all within sight of my typed words.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:08am Ken From Hyde Park:

Oh, joy! Monday at last!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:09am MD:

Good Morning All....This Opening is keeping my Sensimist-Flonaseed head...quite Mellow!!! Thanks Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:09am Brian in UK:

Sem, we are vacating the allotment. What with Lili's broken humerous (mending well) and the very poor soil) enough is enough.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 9:09am Marcel M:

What a nice thing to hear first thing in the morning!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:11am Brian in UK:

Wondered where Harpo Marx got his name from. Me thinking it was from playing pinochle.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 9:11am annie:

@ Brian in UK: it truely is..
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:12am Brian in UK:

annie you will be the talk of the town.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:12am Sem Chumbo:

@BiUK: ah, damn it all. Perhaps keep your (dirty) hand in w/ some container planting? Hard to quit cold turkey, I would think. (earth sign talking)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:13am doctorjazz:

Hi all!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:13am Joe McG:

Good morning, radio friends, and thanks for joining me today.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 9:13am annie:

i'm so stoked by that. i'm taking it to all the places populated by people who could definitely use one. even if i have to go to.... aaagrrrhhhgghh malls
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:14am Sem Chumbo:

Then there could be a film, "Annie Mall"
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:14am Brian in UK:

Sem, I know but we are also thinking of moving now that the birds (non chickens ) have left the nest. It would be great to have a space outside the back door.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 9:16am sphere:

hello folks.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:16am Sem Chumbo:

Big changes, Brian. Will the chickens be able to transition without pyschological counseling?
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:17am Chris from DC:

That is kind of spritely isn't it?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:18am melinda:

I like the spritely.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:18am Brian in UK:

Sem, chickens produce miracles every day and were in battery-like conditions before we 'rescued' them so they are tough old birds in more ways than one. We are the ones needing counselling.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:20am Bronwyn Bishop:

good morning joe and everyone, i like the spritely sounds
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:21am Brian in UK:

Joe is this an ngongi speeded up?
  Mon. 4/17/17 9:21am JakeGould:

Hello Joe! Hello others as well!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:23am Joe McG:

@Brian: It's actually a type of West African guitar called a hoddu combined with a Western-style guitar (two dudes are playing at once).
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:24am Cheri Pi:

Digging this Colour Haze. Heya Joe!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:25am Joe McG:

Heya, CP! :)
  Mon. 4/17/17 9:27am Cooh John:

Good morning all. Digging the music. Monday is off to a good start.
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 9:29am Marc Francis:

Joe McG! I never know what to expect from your show except for the music to be great. But this is fucking fantastic so far!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:30am Joe McG:

Thanks, Marc! I like to hear that I'm not too predictable!
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 9:33am Chud:

Joe, do you have any ear bleach? I made the mistake of watching some of the White House Egg Roll Band – it was like watching a low-budget Mormon Partridge Family
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:38am Joe McG:

@Chud: Wow, White House Egg Roll Band sounds like a band from 1968!
  Mon. 4/17/17 9:40am JakeGould:

@JoeMcG: We’re only 4 months in but come August 2017 it might start to feel like August 1967 around here.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:42am Passaic River Blues:

Opening set much strong!
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 9:42am Chud:

I hear that, @Jake
  Mon. 4/17/17 9:46am JakeGould:

Maybe in our retro crazy times “Here Comes the Judge!” will make a comeback.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:50am Joe McG:

Hope you're all having a nice morning today.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:51am MD:

We are all Magnetically attracted to you Joe!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:51am Sem Chumbo:

Tide's out, dirt's in, all is right with the world. Thanks for asking, Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 9:52am sphere:

btw, i'm making a short pilgrimage to the WFMU Record Show this month for my birthday. hope you all find something good. :)
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:53am Joe McG:

@MD: Ha ha! I'm so glad someone wrote a song about "Ethan Frome." @Sem: Nice to hear! @sphere: Stop by the merch stand and say hello!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 9:53am sphere:

i definitely will, Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 9:54am Brian in UK:

All these showoffs going to the record fare. Unfare.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 9:55am futurescamp:

I thought the first set was perfect and yet here are selections somehow topping it, excited to hear more of this new Magnetic Fields album!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 9:56am Joe McG:

@Brian: We'll think of you! :) @futurescamp: It seems like he's singing all the songs this time around, which makes sense, since it's really his autobiography in song. It sounds good!
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:00am JakeGould:

I like this Brazilian Octopus’s style!
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:00am Fernando M Pacheco:

Wow!!! Brazilian Octopus!!!! That's something I haven't heard in a long time.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:02am Joe McG:

Love the album cover, too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 10:04am futurescamp:

@JoeMcG sounds great, and I hope there are other songs about books he (and many others) were assigned to read in school.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:04am Brian in UK:

This sounds like Troggs-lite.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 10:05am futurescamp:

@JoeMcG some friends used to do a live band karaoke show of 69 love songs for valentine's day, maye this new one would work for new years.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 10:09am JakeGould:

The cover to “Brazilian Octopus” is indeed pretty great. Especially like the rocky setting and little kid sitting on top of the piano. img.discogs.com...
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:09am Alice Formato:

Good Morning Joe, Loved the Version of the BeeGees, With the Sun in My Eyes, Thank You, Have a Great Day:)
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:13am Joe McG:

Oops, sloppy transitions this morning, folks! Thanks, Alice!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:14am Hughie Considine:

A fine moment for Peter Gabriel, produced by Robert Fripp, before he went all world music on us.
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:14am Alice Formato:

:)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:15am MD:

Collins on Drums...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:15am BLCKDGRD:

The first four Gabriel solos, holy the fuck!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:15am Greg from ZONE 5:

Morning, gang!
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:16am trouble:

good morning show!
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:17am trouble:

oops: good morning JOE! apparently more coffee is needed b4 typing!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:19am Joe McG:

@trouble: Ha ha, I'll take "good morning show"! Sending out the Modfather to you! :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:20am BLCKDGRD:

Romeo Voidy, this Lithics
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 10:20am northguineahills:

The Lithics, the new No Wave!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 10:20am annie:

(....ppsssssttt: joe, are sfl emails going out soon?)
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:22am trouble:

joe you don't do a good morning show. you do a great morning show!!
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:22am anonlovesyou:

this is a good DJ right here. I throw shade here when DJs are sinking WFMU and making me want to switch the station. I also give cred where its due. you ROCK MR DJ!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:23am Bronwyn Bishop:

"good morning show" thats adorable
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:23am Joe McG:

@trouble: Aw, shucks, thanks! @anonlovesyou: Loving you right back!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:33am Brian in UK:

Joe, think it is fair to say that amphetamine sulphate was the drug of choice then.
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:36am anonlovesyouevenmore:

WHATS MY NAME???
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:36am Greg from ZONE 5:

YES!!! This song is woefully underplayed…
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 10:36am JakeGould:

I almost said James Brown… But something said, “Prince!”
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:36am Passaic River Blues:

Click that ish.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:36am Sem Chumbo:

okokokokokokokokok...nice one, Joe.
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:37am StuBot:

I love this whole album. Great show Joe!!!!
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:37am SeanG:

hellz yeah
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 10:37am The Oscar:

YES! I've always wanted to make a mix called "Prince's Princiest Hits," with this, "Housequake," "Annie Christian"...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:37am Tim 07030:

I bought the CD single of this at the Record Fair last year for 99 cents!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:37am Joe McG:

Thanks, StuBot!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:38am Brian in UK:

My name is Prince and I'm funky.
My name is Prince and I'm a cheeky monkey.
(Jim Morrison could have rhymed this)
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:39am Sem Chumbo:

...after all, BiUK, he made poetry history by rhyming *fire* w/ *higher* and *pyre*.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:39am KP:

My name is KP, i live in a teepee
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:39am StuBot:

Great for a radio edit. Only wish you could play Sexy M.F.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:39am Mick:

This mix!
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:41am StuBot:

Amazing Prince memories flowing here...I sure loved the 90s
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 10:43am JakeGould:

Only Prince could make about 3 minutes of that dog barking tolerable.
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 10:43am The Oscar:

Okay, FINE-- show favorited. :)
  Mon. 4/17/17 10:43am StuBot:

Go Go Prince tribute!!! Another amazing deep cut Joe.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:44am Joe McG:

@Jake: I was wondering if he stole that from Kate Bush's "Hounds of Love."
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 10:45am βrian:

This wouldn't work as "Contróversy."
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 10:45am coelacanth∅:

good morning Joe and All
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 10:45am JakeGould:

All I want to know is the backstory of that dog bark sample in general.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:50am Passaic River Blues:

Oh man, how good is this song?
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:51am Joe McG:

@PRB: One of my all-time faves. I don't think it charted.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 10:52am Sem Chumbo:

Hiya, old fish.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:55am Itzall Ablurr:

<3
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 10:57am coelacanth∅:

Sem! how ya been?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 10:58am Passaic River Blues:

A couple of weeks ago I listened to Little Jimmy Scott's breathless six-minute cover of "Nothing Compares 2 U". In the right frame of mind, it's guaranteed tears.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:01am fred:

Good morning Joe and all
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:02am Joe McG:

@PRB: Never heard! Need to!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:03am fred:

@PRB: Wow, I need to hear this!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:03am Sem Chumbo:

All good here, @coel. Hope the same w/ you.

Hey, fred.
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:03am βrian:

@fred: What's gonna happen with the election? (Or is it too exasperating to think about?)
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:04am βrian:

Wow, that squealy scream reminded me of Olga P!
  Mon. 4/17/17 11:04am Listener Alexandra:

Beyond amazing, Joe!
  Mon. 4/17/17 11:05am lloyd michigan:

I may be the only here that prefers Prince's "poppier" side.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:07am fred:

@βrian: No idea. The second round should be easy for me though: I'll go vote for whoever runs against Le Pen, though I'll dislike the other choice. Weirdly, Mélenchon would be worse for me, because although he's the supposed leftist, I can't stand nationalism
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:08am Passaic River Blues:

@Joe&Fred: it was on Scott's 1998 comeback record. There may have been an alternative version on some import vinyl, but it's been too long and I really don't remember.
@Fred: You're in a tough spot there but, yeah, ANYONE but Le Pen.
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:08am βrian:

@fred: Yeah, I find it annoying that he's compared to Bernie Sanders.
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:09am The Oscar:

I was working in a used record store when Prince died, and we couldn't keep ANYTHING in the store. We had a bunch of overstock copies of Emancipation which we couldn't previously get $8 in the store, which we soon realized could fetch up to $150 online. It was INSANITY.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:10am fred:

@βrian: Who does this? My father always assumed any US politician would be right-wing in France. Bernie would be on the left fringe by now, here
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:12am coelacanth∅:

my favorite Prince is the stuff that was never officially released; the outtakes and demos that Kurt and Matt (mostly) played last year on their tribute shows.
it opened me up to how brilliant he really was. i liked him but his radio stuff never hit me like that.
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:13am βrian:

Some of the US news sites that bother to cover foreign politics. Bernie is liberal, but he's a pragmatist. And I don't think he's interested in power per se. That's rare in the U.S.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:15am Brian in UK:

Joe, been catching up on some Clarence White. Never cease to be amazed at his playing. Think he recorded with D&B.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:15am Tim 07030:

@Oscar, I paid $2.99 for Emancipation a couple of years after it came out!
  Mon. 4/17/17 11:15am Dean:

Thought I recognized this Goose Creek.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:16am Tim 07030:

Joe, I am not familiar with this Prince song.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:17am Joe McG:

@Tim: It's from his previously unreleased country sessions. ;)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:18am fred:

@βrian: I still don't know who I'll vote for in the first round. Arthaud, Poutou or Hamon, in that order, but rejecting any who sticks to rejecting EU membership. I know Hamon won't, so he's my default choice
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:19am coelacanth∅:

when he was 14...strangely, he actually sounds older here!
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:20am The Oscar:

@Tim That's about what we probably could have gotten for it just before he died (sealed!). Afterward, we just kept bumping it by $5, thinking it couldn't possibly sell... and then it would sell within half an hour. I did the math, and we made a couple grand in Prince sales over the course of about a week.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:22am coelacanth∅:

i got 4-5 of my maybe 8 Prince albums for a buck each in excellent condition at thrift stores.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:23am coelacanth∅:

Yay Duane!
  Mon. 4/17/17 11:23am BennettCap:

Woo yeah!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:24am doctorjazz:

One of the great, least played tracks from the Layla album, nice to hear it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:24am fred:

@The Oscar: I love how Prince contributed to keep record stores open. I don't like that it took his death for it to happen, but that's an appropriate topic for Easter
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:27am listener monica:

I really feel that derek and the dominoes suck except for this song which is great!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:27am KP:

Brian, Clarence White's connection to D&B was Gram Parsons.
  Mon. 4/17/17 11:27am BennettCap:

I'm friends with Bobby Whitlock on facebook. He's still playing and writing with his wife. He had a solo album around the same time as Layla that featured Clapton and the other Dominoes.
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:28am listener monica:

Oy did someone die???
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:29am Brian in UK:

@KP do you have a copy of GP & the Fallen Angels - Live 1973?
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:30am The Oscar:

@fred It's a somewhat ghoulish fact that notable deaths would usually cause a spike in sales, but Prince was on another level entirely. I think it's because even the most diehard fans would have gaps in their collections, given the MASSIVE amount of output. Still, the sales were really good for the store-- sort of a last gift :) The only drag was we didn't have any left to play in the store!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:34am KP:

Speaking of Gram Parsons
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:34am Joe McG:

@KP: Just for you, KP!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:34am Planet Tyler:

Why does this great song have such a bad name? "Hot Burrito??" Always wondered if theres a good story there or if they were just being lazy.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:35am Michele:

Gram Parsons
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Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:35am Joe McG:

@Planet Tyler: I wonder! I think it's just musician humor.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:35am KP:

i dont think i ever got that one Brian despite fact it was recorded about a 10 minute drive from me. it was live in a studio
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:37am The Oscar:

Sneaky Pete Kleinow has probably my favorite post-fame career of any rock star.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:37am fred:

@Planet Tyler: What's wrong with being lazy? Bertrand Russell praised it: www.zpub.com...
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:38am Joe McG:

@TheOscar: He played with everybody!
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:39am The Oscar:

@Joe And did stop motion effects for Empire Strikes Back and The Terminator!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:39am Michele:

HEY JOE! This song!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:40am coelacanth∅:

the original?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:40am Brian in UK:

KP I have what is called the long box version. You are welcome to it.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:40am Joe McG:

@TO: That's so amazing! @Michele: This one goes out to you! :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:40am Brian in UK:

Now here is a real hero.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:40am Michele:

❤️
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:43am listener monica:

Angel of the morning sounds WRONG sung in the 3rd person by a man.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:43am Brian in UK:

Saw him over here a couple of years ago with his old friend John Platania. He really could sing the telephone directory.
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:44am listener monica:

Whoa. And he wrote it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:45am fred:

@listener monica: but it's about right when dedicated to Michele before noon
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:45am Whosondephone:

I think I actually understood the song.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:45am Planet Tyler:

@Joe - I do so hope!
  Mon. 4/17/17 11:46am Dean:

Larry Hosford. If you love country(-ish) rock, play some Larry Hosford.

Amoeba near me is losing about 1/3 of its footprint. Pot dispensary going in, I think.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:46am KP:

Brian, i never went for that recording that much. his band was sort of lacking live, i thought.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:47am KP:

D&D is the worst of EC
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:47am coelacanth∅:

Duane is the reason they had one Great album.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:47am Planet Tyler:

@fred - and there's also Kurt Vonnegut: "We are here on Earth to fart around. Don't let anybody tell you any different."
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:48am The Oscar:

I'd actually be pretty okay with Eric Clapton if you excised everything recorded under his own name. Imagine a world where EC was just this legendary-but-obscure sideman.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:48am Brian in UK:

@KP I cannot disagree, they were a pickup band so take that as a no.
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:49am Joe McG:

@TO: I just find him a bit boring on his own, bar a song here and there. But Derek and the Dominoes kills.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:50am coelacanth∅:

Clapton was good as long as there was an excellent musician there for him to compete with.
  Mon. 4/17/17 11:51am Dean:

Pretty much total agreement with @Joe McG up there @11:49. Some of the stuff with George Harrison works, too. D&D was a band that clicked. Something went right on that album. But I can understand folks tiring of an overplayed "Layla."
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:51am coelacanth∅:

(Jack Bruce, Duane Allman, Steve Winwood...)
  Mon. 4/17/17 11:53am Tommy Jack Haynes:

Great show
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:53am fred:

Clapton is a synonym for boring to me. I hate virtuosity, even in dance
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:54am MD:

THANK YOU MR JOE!!!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:54am Joe McG:

@Dean: No doubt that "Layla" has been murdered by overplay. @fred: He's pretty dull when he's not lusting after his best friend's wife!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:55am coelacanth∅:

i don't mind virtuosity if it's not for the sake of virtuosity. Clapton bores me because he's not creative. he just mimics.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:55am MD:

I heard there are no Clear photos of Mr. Fuzzy...
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:56am Sem Chumbo:

Thanks for the show, Joe. Never know when it's gonna take an interesting turn, like the discussion ^ on Clapton. Never a dull moment, you're a prince.
Later, all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:57am MD:

I am with @coelacanth∅...Beefheart over Zappa any Day!!!!
Avatar    Mon. 4/17/17 11:57am Joe McG:

It's good to be alive and it's been great playing records for you today. Thanks for keeping me company on the comments board. Have a great week, everybody!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 4/17/17 11:58am coelacanth∅:

Thanks Joe!
later on y'all
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:58am Brian in UK:

Great sounds, Joe. African electric guitarists over any others.
Avatar Mon. 4/17/17 11:58am βrian:

Here's to the worker bees who dance well but without virtuosity. It's not about them, after all. It's about where the nectar is.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Mon. 4/17/17 11:59am Passaic River Blues:

Thank you, Joe!
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