Dark Horses(3)

B/C Jan 20 2018
1.Velvet Underground-Candy Says
2.Love-Old Man
3.The Walker Brothers-I Can’t Let It Happen to You
4.The Byrds-Reputation
5.The Band-Stage Fright
6.Neil Young & Crazy Horse-Come On, Baby, Let’s Go Downtown
7.The Blue Aeroplanes-Fun
8.Orangejuice-You Old Eccentric
9.Teenage Fanclub-Star Sign
10.Belle & Sebastian-Seymour Stein
11.Sebadoh-Nothing Like You
12.Afghan Whigs-My Curse
13.The Cars-Just What I Needed

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That’s Me in the Spotlight.. For Once

B/C Jan 13 2018
Intro:The Clash-Should I Stay or Should I Go?
1. XTC-Making Plans for Nigel
2.The Jam-Smithers-Jones
3.The Cure-Foxy Lady
4.The Rolling Stones -Happy
5.The Beatles-If I Needed Someone
6.The Faces-Ooh La La
7.Big Star-For You
8.Steely Dan-Dirty Work
9.Fleetwood Mac-Songbird
11.Oasis-Don’t Look Back in Anger
12.Blur-Coffee and TV
13.Pavement-A Date w/Ikea
14.Pixies-Into the White

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David Bowie Special(3)

B/C Jan 6 2018
(With guest co-host John Mee)
Intro-David Bowie-Glass Spider
1.David Bowie-Tumble and Twirl
2.David Bowie-Time Wil Crawl
3.Tin Machine-I Can’t Read
4.David Bowie-Jump They Say
5.David Bowie-The Heart’s Filthy Lesson
6.David Bowie-The Battle for Britain (The Letter)
7.David Bowie-Seven
8.David Bowie-Cactus
9.David Bowie-Days
10.David Bowie-Heat
11.David Bowie-Strangers When We Meet

This show is available on the RTÉ radio player here.

The 2nd Bowie special from Jan 2017 is available here:

R.E.M. Special

B/C Dec 30 2017
Intro:REM-Radio Song
2.R.E.M.-Talk About the Passion
3.R.E.M.-So. Central Rain (I’m Sorry)
4.R.E.M.-Can’t Get There From Here
5.R.E.M.-Fall on Me
6.R.E.M.-Exhuming McCarthy
7.R.E.M.- …
10.R.E.M.-What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?
11.R.E.M.-Bittersweet Me

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Christmas Special

B/C Dec 23 2017
Intro:Bob Dylan-Adeste Fideles
1.Fleet Foxes-White Winter Hymnal
2.Scott Walker-Winter Night
3.Aztec Camera-Walk Out to Winter
4.Randy Newman-Christmas in Capetown
5.John Prine-Christmas in Prison
6.Willard Grant Conspiracy-Christmas in Nevada
7.Josh Rouse-Christmas with Jesus
8.Velvet Underground-Jesus
9.The Sewing Room-Lord, Let it Be Over
10.Harvest Ministers-Fictitious Christmas
11.Boa Morte-Snowbound Again
12.The Revenants-Xmas Card
13.Twice as Much feat Vashti-Coldest Night of the Year
14.David Bowie-Word on a Wing

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B/C Dec 16 2017
1.The Fat Lady Sings-Dronning Maud Land
2.Harvest Ministers-Silent House
3.Engine Alley-Rollergirl
4.Into Paradise-Move Over
5.Whipping Boy-We Don’t Need Nobody Else
6.Hothouse Flowers-Love Don’t Work This Way
7.The Fashions-The Secrets of Young Brides
8.The Rhythm Kings-Hey Hey Holly
9.Auto da Fe-November November
10.Ray Lynam-I Don’t Want to See Another Town
11.Dot Creek-Girl from the Hills
12.Boa Morte-Tired Eyes
13.Cousteau-Talking to Myself

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2000s (4)

B/C Dec 9 2017
1.Nick Lowe-Homewrecker
2.Neil Diamond-Hell, Yeah
3.Ray Davies-Working Man’s Café
4.Flaming Lips-Do You Realise?
5.Eels-Hey Man (Now You’re Really Living)
6.MGMT-Time to Pretend
7.A Camp-Rock n Roll Ghost
8.Kings of Convenience-Toxic Girl
9.The Hives-Die All Night
10.The GoBetweens-Here Comes a City
11.Futureheads-Hounds of Love
12.The Unbelievable Truth-Ciao My Shining Star
13.Cathal Coughlan-Payday

This show is available on the RTE Player here.