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DJ: David

  • “Diamonds on the Soles of Their Shoes” – Paul Simon – Graceland [Columbia Legacy: 2012]
  • “Happy Feet” {Congrats to Italy, 2-1 over Germany in Euro Cup seminfinal} – Paolo Conte – The Best of Paolo Conte [Nonesuch: 1998]
  • “I Don’t Need No Doctor” {Congrats to the Supreme Court, who think you do} – Humble Pie – Humble Pie Live [Atlantic: 1971]
  • “Incorporate” {RIP Harry Levinson, workplace psychologist} – Ethan Lipton – No Place to Go [Muckraker: 2012]
  • “Step Right Up” {RIP Barry Becher, late night TV huckster} – Tom Waits – Small Change [Asylumn: 1976]
  • “Theme from My Three Sons” {RIP Don Grady (Robbie, the oldest son)} – Unknown – Sitcom Themes [Countdown Media: 2008]
  • “Political World” {Regarding recent events at UVA} – Carolina Chocolate Drops – Chimes of Freedom [Amnesty: 2012]
  • “Tell Her to Come Back Home” – Crooked Still – Signature Sounds 15 Years [Signature: 2010]
  • “What the Hell is Goin’ On” – Paul Thorn – What the Hell is Goin’ On [Obscure: 2012]
  • “Ballad of a Thin Man” – Bob Dylan and the Band – Before the Flood [Asylumn: 1974]
  • “Day of the Locusts” – Bob Dylan – New Morning [Columbia: 1970]
  • “You’ve Got It” – Bruce Springsteen – Wrecking Ball [Columbia: 2012]
  • “The Boys Are Back in Town” – Thin Lizzy – Jailbreak [Island Def Jam: 1990]
  • “Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off” – Mel Torme – Torme Sings Astaire [Affinity: 1983]
  • “Emotional Weather Report”{The hot weather and power shortages are on everyone’s mind tonight} – Tom Waits – Nighthawks at the Diner [Asylumn: 1975]
  • “In the Summertime” – Mungo Jerry – In the Summertime [Citadel: 1986]
  • “Summer Wind” – Frank Sinatra – The Very Good Years [Reprise: 1991]
  • “Strange Weatherl” – Marianne Faithful – Strange Weather [Island: 1987]
  • “Birdland” – Weather Report – Heavy Weather [Sony: 1997]

Listen to this show on the Tape Vault. It will be available for the next two weeks.

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DJ: David

Music of interest in 2011: an incomplete, hardly comprehensive selection of work.

  1. “Vagabond”Beirut – The Rip Tide [Pompei: 2011]
  2. “Chicago”Tom Waits – Bad As Me [Anti: 2011]
  3. “Questions for the Angels”Paul Simon – So Beautiful or So What [Hear: 2011]
  4. “It’s Time for Church”Andy Friedman – Laserbeams and Dreams [City Salvage: 2011]
  5. “Bless This Place”Brian Eno – Drums Between the Bells [Warp: 2011]
  6. “PInky’s Dream”David Lynch/Karen O – Crazy Clown Time [Play It Again Sam: 2011]
  7. “My Friends”Laura Marling – A Creature I Don’t Know [Virgin: 2011]
  8. “All Along the Watchtower”Thea Gilmore – John Wesley Harding [Fullfill: 2011]
  9. “Don’t Stop Singing”Thea Gilmore – Don’t Stop Singing [Island: 2011]
  10. “The Love That Faded”Bob Dylan – The Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams [Egyptian: 2011]
  11. “Goodbye Cowboys & Rocketmen”Julia Haltigan – My Green Heart [Self: 2011]
  12. “Bucky Balls (Spherical Fullerene)”The Dead Kenny Gs – Operation Long Leash [Royal Potato Family: 2011]
  13. “Family Affair”MTO/Anthony – MTO Plays Sly [Royal Potato Family: 2011]
  14. “Throwin’ Off Sparks”The Stone Coyotes – I Couldn’t Find You [Red Cat: 2011]
  15. “Loves Made a Fool of You”Chris Smither – What I Learned in School [Self: 2011]
  16. “Peggy Sue”Lou Reed – Rave on Buddy Holly [Concord: 2011]
  17. “The Debt I Owe”Lou Reed – Note of Hope [429: 2011]
  18. “Iced Honey”Lou Reed & Metallica – Lulu [Warner: 2011]
  19. “The Desperate Ones”Judy Collins – Bohemian [Wildflower: 2011]
  20. “God Help Us All”Tom Morello :The Nigthwatchman – World Wide Rebel Songs [New West: 2011]

Listen to this show on the Tape Vault. It will be available for the next two weeks.

DJ: David

  • “Little Red Boots” – Lindi Ortega – Little Red Boots [Last Gang Records: 2011]
  • “Kiss Me” – Tom Waits – Bad as Me [Anti: 2011]
  • “Show Me the Place” – Leonard Cohen – Old Ideas (forthcoming) [Sony: 2012]
  • “Claudine” – Rolling Stones – Some Girls Deluxe (reissue) [Universal Republic: 2011]
  • “Hello Hello” – Claudine Longet – Hello Hello: The Best of Claudine Longet [Rev-Ola: 2005]
  • “Moon River” – Andy Williams – Moon River: The Very Best of Andy Williams [Sony Legacy: 2009]
  • “All My Rage” – Laura Marling – A Creature [Ribbon: 2011]
  • “Isis”{RIP producer Don Devito} – Bob Dylan – Desire [Columbia: 1975]
  • “Sufferers Time”{RIP Barry Llewellyn} – The Heptones – 20 Golden Hits [Sonic Sounds: 1992]
  • “Crucifixion”{RIP Tom Wicker} – Phil Ochs – There and Now: Live in Vancouver 1968 [Rhino: 1990]
  • “The Hostage” – Judy Collins – True Stories and Other Dreams [Elektra: 1973]
  • “No Banker Left Behind”{RIP Occupy Charlottesville} – Ry Cooder – Ull Up Some Dust and Sit Down [Nonesuch: 2011]
  • “Overture”{RIP Ken Russell} – Tommy – The Who [Decca: 1969]
  • “Mother Russia”{RIP Lana Peters, Stalin’s daughter} – Renaissance – Turn of the Cards [Sire: 1974]
  • “Mumbo Jumbo”{RIP Paul Motian} – Joel Harrison String Choir – The Music of Paul Motian [Sunnyside: 2010]
  • “Long May You Run”{For Aer Stephen, a folk going beyond} – Neil Young (Still-Young Band) – Long May You Run [Reprise: 1976]
  • “Old Man” – Youssou n’dour – The Guide [Columbia: 1994]

Listen to this show on the Tape Vault. It will be available for the next two weeks.

DJ: David

  • “The Red Shoes” {The Virginia Film Festival} – Kate Bush – The Director’s Cut [Fish People: 2011]
  • “Sunset on Sunset Boulevard” – David Olney – Film Noir [Deadbeet: 2011]
  • “Celluloid Heroes” – Kinks – Everybody’s in Show Business [Koch: 1972]
  • “Heaven’s Escape (Henry Fonda on the Bank of America)” – Joe Henry – Reverie [Anit: 2011]
  • “Skateaway” – Dire Straits – Making Movies [Warner Brothers: 1980]
  • “Brandenberg Gate” – Lou Reed & Metallica – Lulu [Warner Brothers: 2011]
  • “Variation 1” – Mac Ribot – Silent Movies [Pi: 2010]
  • “Kiss Me” – Tom Waits – Bad as Me [Anti: 2011]
  • “Cry Me a River” – Julie London – Julie is Her Name [Liberty: 1955]
  • “I’ll Be Seeing You” {RIP Beryl Davis, who sang with Glenn Miller, whose last words to Beryl before getting on the  plane that was to disappear was “I’ll be seeing you.”} – Judy Collins – Judith [Elektra: 1975]
  • “After You Die” {Deluxe version} – Tom Waits – Bad as Me [Anti: 2011]
  • “Satisfied” – Tom Waits – Bad as Me [Anti: 2011]
  • “You Win Again” – Keith Richards – Timeless [Lost Highway: 2001]
  • “In Waves of Dreams” – Sonny Fortune – In Waves of Dreams [A&M: 1976]
  • “Scenes from a Circus” – A.A. Bondy – Believers [Fat Possum: 2011]
  • “A Good Thief Tips His Hat” – Gandalf Murphy and the Slambovian Circus of Dreams – Live at the Towne Crier [Self: 2000]
Listen to this show on the Tape Vault. It will be available for the next two weeks.

DJ: David

  1. “$20 Serenade”David Olney – Film Noir [Deadbeet: 2011]
  2. “Step Right Up” {RIP Steve Jobs, sounds like the new iPhone to me, what doesn’t it do}Violent Femmes – Step Right Up: The Songs of Tom Waits [Manifesto: 1995]
  3. “Thousand Bing Bangs”Ken Nordine & Tom Waits – Devout Catalyst [GDR: 1991]
  4. “Back in the Crowd” {Second Single From Forthcoming Album}Tom Waits – Bad As Me [Anti: 2011]
  5. “Goodbye Pork Pie Hat” {RIP Bert Jansch redux}Bert Jansch and John Renbourn – Bert and John [Vanguard: 1966]
  6. “Goodbye Pork Pie Hat”Joni Mitchell – Shadows and Light [Asylum: 1980]
  7. “Anjie (in manuscript)”Simon & Garfunkel – Sounds of Silence [Columbia: 1966]
  8. “Jacob’s Ladder”Chumbawamba – Readymades and Then Some [Koch: 2003]
  9. “As the Footsteps Die Out Forever” {50th anniversary of Joseph Heller novel}Catch-22 – Keasby Nights [Victory: 1998]
  10. “Old Friends/Bookends Theme” {Paul Simon turned 70 on 10/13; Art Garfunkel appeared in the Mike Nichols movie version of Catch-22}Simon & Garfunkel – Bookends [Columbia: 1968]
  11. “Moondance” {My wedding song; 10/14, 28 years ago}Van Morrison – Moondance [Warner Brothers: 1997]
  12. “I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight”Janet Planet – Janet Planet Sings the Bob Dylan Songbook Vol. 1 [Stellar: 2010]
  13. “When I Paint My Masterpiece” {Dylan’s artwork has created some controversy}Bob Dylan – Bob Dylan’s Greatest Hits Vol. II [Columbia: 1971]
  14. “The Love That Faded”Bob Dylan – The Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams [Columbia: 2011]
  15. “Absolutely Sweet Marie”George Harrison – Bob Dylan:The 30th Anniversary [Columbia: 1991]
  16. “Romance in Durango”Beppe Gambetta – Live at the Teatro della Corte: The First Ten Years [Gadfly: 2011]
  17. “Flower”Gilad Hekselman – Hearts Wide Open [Chant Monde: 2011]

Listen to this show on the Tape Vault. It will be available for the next two weeks.

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