Sunday, February 28, 2010

February 28/10 - John Fahey Special

John Fahey would have turned 71 today, so I decided it was fitting to dedicate a show to his music. Explorations of his early and late period work followed by some contemporary guitarists who are carrying on in his tradition.

Play lists follow this format: Artist - Album - Song - Label

John Fahey - Blind Joe Death - Uncloudy Day - Takoma
John Fahey - Blind Joe Death - Desperate Man Blues - Takoma
John Fahey - Death Chants, Breakdowns and Military Waltzes - Sunflower River Blues - Takoma
John Fahey - Death Chants, Breakdowns and Military Waltzes - Some Summer Day - Takoma
John Fahey - The Dance of Death and Other Plantation Favorites - Wine and Roses - Takoma
John Fahey - The Dance of Death and Other Plantation Favorites - On the Banks of the Owchita - Takoma
John Fahey - The Transfiguration of Blind Joe Death - Death of the Clayton Peacock - Takoma
John Fahey - The Voice of the Turtle - A Raga Called Pat, Part III - Takoma
John Fahey - America - Mark 1:15 - Takoma
Leo Kottke - 6 and 12 String Guitar - Vaseline Machine Gun - Takoma
Robbie Basho - Venus in Cancer - Cathedrals et Fleur de Lis - Takoma
Loren Connors and John Fahey - Sails - Dark is the Night, Cold is the Ground - Table of the Elements
John Fahey - Hard Time Empty Bottle Blues (1 - 4) - Hard Time Empty Bottle Blues Pt. 1 - Table of the Elements
Harris Newman - Accidents with Nature and Each Other - Accidents - Strange Attractors Audio House
Triple Burner - s/t - Roundabout - Madrona
Jack Rose - Luck in the Valley - Tree in the Valley - Thrill Jockey
James Blackshaw - The Garden of Forking Paths - The Broken Hourglass - Important
John Fahey - Red Cross - Summertime - Revenant

Pt. 1 - show starts at 3 min 10 sec





Pt. 2

Monday, February 15, 2010

Feb 14/10 - Love is in the air...songs about love that probably won't show up on your next Valentines Day mix tape

Special thanks to my good friend and frequent listener, G$ for help with this week's playlist.

Play lists follow this format: Artist - Album - Song - Label

Shocking Blue - At Home - Love Buzz - Pink Elephant
Lungfish - Love is Love - Love is Love - Dischord
Sonic Youth - Daydream Nation - Kissability - DGC
Lullabye Arkestra - Amp Grave - Nation of Two - Constellation
Lullabye Arkestra - Amp Grave Vol. 1 - Y'make Me Shake - Self Released
Guitar Wolf - Planet of Wolves - Jett Love - Matador
Grinderman - s/t - Love Bomb - Mute
Birthday Party - Junkyard - Kiss Me Black - 4AD
Pig Destroyer - Explosions in Ward 6 - Unwitting Valentine - Reservoir
Michelle McAdorey/Eric Cheneaux - Love Don't Change - Love Don't Change - Rat Drifting
Kath Bloom/Loren Connors - Restless Faithful - Wait for My Love - Chapter
Mary Halvorson/Jessica Pavone - Thin Air - Lullaby - Thirsty Ear
Jack Rose - Luck in the Valley - Moon in the Gutter - Thrill Jockey
Jack Rose - Luck in the Valley - Blues for Percy Danforth - Thrill Jockey
Loren Connors/Darin Gray - At the Old Factory - Part One - Family Vineyard
Loren Connors - Departing of a Dream Vol III: Juliet - In Lovers Eyes - Family Vineyard
Loren Connors/Darin Gray - At the Old Factory - Part Two - Family Vineyard
Jandek - Chair Beside a Window - You Think You Know How to Score - Corwood
Jandek - Chair Beside a Window - Love, Love - Corwood
Ignatz - II - All Your Love - (Kraak)3
Ilyas Ahmed - Goner - Love After Love - Root Strata
Epigram - Anything that Comes to Mind - Beginning of Anything - Self Released
Aidan Baker - Liminoid/Lifeforms - Liminoid - Alien8

During the talk breaks: Mirror - Viking Burial for a French Car - Plinkity Plonk

Pt. 1 - show starts at 4 min 10 sec



Pt. 2