Cult Bands

B/C Feb 18 2017
Intro:Built to Spill-Conventional Wisdom
1.Husker Du-These Important Years
2.Pixies-Down to the Well
3.Dinosaur Jr-The Backyard
4.The Replacements-Sadly Beautiful
5.American Music Club-Blue and Grey Shirt
6.Smog-I Was a Stranger
7.The Go-Betweens-I’m All Right
8.The Triffids-Spinning Top Song
9.The Mutton Birds-The Falls
10.Microdisney-Big Sleeping House
11.The Stars of Heaven-Never Saw You
12.The Blue Nile-Tinseltown in the Rain

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A Bit On the Side

B/C Feb 11 2017
Intro:Ali Farka Toure & Toumani Diabate-Kadi Kadi
1.Lou Reed & John Cale-I Believe
2.David Byrne & Brian Eno-Help Me Somebody
3.The Last Shadow Puppets-Separate and Ever Deadly
4.Gutter Twins-Idle Hands
5.Toiling Midgets-Faux Pony
6.The Golden Palominos-The Animal Speaks
7.El Vy-Paul is Alive
8.Electronic-Getting Away with It
9.Neil Finn & Sharon Finn-Little by Little
10.Tweedy-Low Key
11.OP8-It’s a Rainbow
12.Jack Frost-Thought that I Was Over You

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B/C FEB 4 2017
1.Taste-What’s Going On
2.Horslips-Trouble with a Capital T
3.Phil Lynott-King’s Call
4.Mary Coughlan-Baby Plays Around
5.Maria Doyle Kennedy-Stars Above (Acoustic)
6.Junkster-Mr. Blue
7.Great Western Squares-Small Town Reel
8.Barry McCormack-The Gods are Truly Miffed
9.Sean Millar-National Velvet Underground
10.Tuesday Blue-Tunnel Vision
11.Golden Horde-100 Boys
12.National Prayer Breakfast-You’re Not Paid to be a Canary
13.Guusniks-How I Learned to Stop Worrying (and Love Ambient Noise)

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My Band, My Vision

B/C Jan 29 2017
1.Intro: Beirut-Payne’s Bay (Zach Condon)
1.Palace-Ex-Partner (Will Oldham)
2.Smog-Ex Con (Bill Callahan)
3.Sun Kil Moon-Richard Ramires Died of Natural Causes (Mark Kozelek)
4.Guided By Voices-Tractor Rape Chain (Robert Pollard)
5.Sparklehorse-Rainmaker (Mark Linkous)
6.Grandaddy-AM 180 (Jason Lyttle)
7.Band of Horses-Compliments (Ben Bridwell)
8.Willard Grant Conspiracy-Beyond the Shore (Robert Fisher)
9.Silver Jews-How to Rent a Room (Davd Berman)
10.Villagers-Hot Scary Summer (Conor O’Brien)
11.The Divine Comedy-Life on Mars (Neil Hannon)
12.Pretenders-Private Life (Chrissie Hynde)

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My Band, My Rules

B/C Jan 21 2017
1.The Cure-The Walk (Robert Smith)
2.Sisters of Mercy-Walk Away (Andrew Eldritch)
3.The The-That Sinking Feeling (Matt Johnson)
4.Dexy’s Midnight Runners-There There, My Dear (Kevin Rowland)
5.Prefab Sprout-The Old Magician (Paddy McAloon)
6.Scritti Politti-Oh Patti(Don’t Feel Sorry for Loverboy) (Green Gartside)
7.Dinosaur Jr-Freakscene (J Mascis)
8.Throwing Muses-Bright Yellow Gun (Kristin Hersh)
9.Lemonheads-Different Drum (Evan Dando)
10.The Waterboys-Spirit (Mike Scott)
11.The Wedding Present-Why Are You Being So Reasonable Now? (Dave Gedge)
12.The Fall-Mr. Pharmacist (Mark E. Smith)
13.Denim-Back in Denim (Lawrence)

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B/C Jan 14 2017
1.Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds-Skeleton Tree
2.Bill Fay-Jesus Etc
3.Alien Envoy-Small Loads
4.Scott Walker-Farmer in the City
5.Roy Harper-January Man
6.Mark Mulcahy-Let the Fireflies Fly Away
7.Richard Thompson-For Whose Sake
8.Linda Thompson-Never Put to Sea,Boys
9.Shirley Collins-Pretty Polly
10.Howlin’ Wolf-Goin’ Down Slow
11.Charles Bradley-Victim of Love
12.Dr.John-Ice Age

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Bowie Special

B/C Jan 7 2017
1.David Bowie & the Lower Third-Can’t Help Thinking About Me
2.David Bowie-Silly Boy Blue
3.David BowieLetter to Hermione
4.David Bowie-Kooks (live at the BBC)
5.David Bowie-Velvet Goldmine
6.David Bowie-We Are the Dead
7.David Bowie-Golden Years
8.David Bowie-Breaking Glass (Live)
9.David Bowie-CatPeople (Putting Out Fire) 7″ version
10.David Bowie-Julie
11.David Bowie-The Buddha of Suburbia
12.David Bowie-New Killer Star

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