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Monthly Archives: January 2009

DJ: Dave
by song-artist (album)

  • Walk a Mile in My Shoes-Elvis Presley  (Live in Las Vegas)

Dedicated to the serendipitous juxtaposition of Martin Luther King Day and the inauguration of Barack Obama

  • The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll-Bob Dylan (The Times They are a A-Changin‘)
  • Freedom Highway-Mavis Staples (Live at the Hideout)
  • Thirsty Boots-Eric Andersen (‘Bout Changes & Things)
  • Beautiful Fool-Don Henry (Wild in the Backyard)
  • We Shall Overcome-Bruce Springsteen (Live in Dublin)
  • A Change is Gonna Come-Anat Cohen (Notes from the Village)
  • The Times They are a A-Changin’-Bob Dylan (The Times They are a A-Changin’)

For Patrick McGoohan:

  • Secret Agent Man-Johnny Rivers (Johnny Rivers: Greatest Hits)
  • The Prisoner-television theme music intro (artist unknown)
  • Maggie’s Farm-Stephen Malkmus & The Million Dollar Bashers (I’m Not There)
  • My Way- Frank Sinatra (Nothing But The Best) – also in recognition of 103.1 Indie radio station in L.A. whose staff went to Internet broadcast to preserve independence and diverse playlist, as well as Bono’s inaugural column for The New York Times

For UVA student Edgar Allan Poe on his 200th birthday:

  • Edgar Allan Poe-Lou Reed (The Raven)
  • The Conqueror Worm-Ken Nordine (Closed on Account of Rabies)
  • Bloody-David Poe (Hello Beautiful)
  • Haunted-Poe-(Haunted)
  • The Raven-Lord Buckely (A Most Immacuately Hip Aristocrat)

DJ: Jay

Artist – Song (Album)

  • Southern Culture on the Skids – Whole Lotta Things (Dirt Track Date)
  • Otis Gibbs – Preacher Steve (Grandpa Walked a Picket Line)
  • Josh Ritter – To the Dogs or Whoever (The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter)
  • Marah – Formula, Cola, Dollar Draft (Let’s Cut the Crap...)
  • Alejandro Escovedo – California Blues (Bourbonitis Blues)
  • Alejandro Escovedo – Notes on Air (The Boxing Mirror)
  • Alejandro Escovedo – With These Hands (With These Hands)
  • Firewater – Borneo (The Golden Hour)
  • Kalmon Balogh – Bulgar Cigany Horo (Master of the Gypsy Cimbalon)
  • Harry Manx & Friends – Can’t Be Satisfied (Live at Glenn Gould Studio)
  • Toubab Krewe – Devil Woman (Mali Diaspora)
  • Clifton Williams & the Blue James Band – Believe (Will)
  • Corey Harris – The Bush is Burning (Daily Bread)
  • Willard Grant Conspiracy – Soft Hand (Regard the End)
  • Decemberists – Days of Elaine (Always the Bridesmaid: A Single Series)
  • All Girl Summer Fun Band – Oh No (Looking Into It)
  • Agnostic Mountain Gospel Choir – Go Back Home (Ten Thousand)
  • Andy Friedman & the Other Failures – Friedman Holler (Weary Things)
  • Gurf Morlix – Walkin’ to New Orleans (Last Exit to Happyland)

DJ: Dave

Theme: Continuing last week’s personal favorites from 2008 (no particular order); apologies to those equally deserving but we’ve only got so much time…

Song-Artist (Album)

  • Blue Suede Shoes-Carl Perkins (Johnny Cash at Folsom Prison-Legacy Reissue)
  • Johnny Cash-Ry Cooder (I, Flathead)
  • Nun’s Song-Alejandro Escovedo (Real Animal)
  • The Weirdness-The Stooges (The Weirdness) – though released in 2007, it appears here in memory of Stooges guitarist and co-founder Ron Asheton
  • How Do You Think It Feels-Lou Reed (Berlin-Live at St. Annes)
  • High Water (for Charley Patton)-Bob Dylan (Tell Tale Signs: The Bootleg Series Vol. 8)
  • Hurricane Party-James McMurtry (Just Us Kids)
  • I Was Young When I Left Home-Jenny Scheinman (Jenny Scheinman)
  • Paper Gown-Caroline Herring (Lantana)
  • From Lovin’ You-Malcolm Holcombe (Gamblin’ House)
  • Jericho Road-Joan Baez (Day After Tomorrow)
  • I Don’t Believe You (She Acts Like We Never Have Met)-Darrell Scott (Modern Hymns)
  • Laugh and Be Happy-Randy Newman (Harps and Angels)
  • Fortunate Son-Todd Snider (Peace Queer)
  • Old Man-Moss (Moss)
  • Green Grass-Scarlett Johansson (Anywhere I Lay My Head)
  • Dig Lazarus Dig!!!-Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds (Dig Lazarus Dig!!!)
  • Whistling Hora-Olivarez Trio (Adieu, Bienville)

In the background, we talked over tracks from Lionel Louke (Karibu), McCoy Tyner (Guitars) and Bon Iver (For Emma, Forever Ago)

DJ: Jay

Theme: Personal favorites from 2008 (no particular order)..


Artist – Song (Album)

  • Ben Folds- Dr. Yang (Way to Normal)
  • Lucinda Williams– Real Love (Little Honey)
  • Waco Brothers– Plenty Tough & Union Made (Live & Kickin’ at Schuba’s Tavern)
  • Jim White– Crash into the Sun (Transnormal Skiparoo)
  • JJ Grey & Mofro –Ybor City (Orange Blossoms)
  • Otis Taylor– Absinthe (Recapturing the Banjo)
  • Cat Power – New York (Jukebox)
  • The Raveonnettes – Blitzed (Lust Lust Lust)
  • RevOrganDrum– Moovin’ ‘n Groovin’ (Hi Fi Stereo)
  • King Khan & the Shrines – Land of the Freak (The Supreme Genius of King Khan & the Shrines)
  • Senor Flavio –Lucha Libre Lovers (Supersaund 2012)
  • Chicha Libre– La Barrochita (Sonida Amazonico)
  • Grupo Fantasma– Bacalao con Pan (Sonidos Gold)
  • Iguanas– Back in the Limelight (If You Should Ever Fall on Hard Times)
  • Paul Sanchez – Manana (Exit to Mystery Street)
  • The Hold Steady– Sequestered in Memphis (Stay Positive)
  • Old 97s– The Fool (Blame it on Gravity)
  • Drive By Truckers– Self-Destructive Zones (Brighter than Creation’s Dark)
  • Marah – Angels on a Passing Train (Angels of Destruction)
  • Zydepunks– Angel Whiskey (Finisterre)
  • Devotchka – Basso Profundo (A Mad & Faithful Telling)
  • Feufollet– Cow Island Hop (Cow Island Hop)
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