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A pennant-winning battery of songland. Ongoing feature: Single File, a half-hour of randomly selected small records with big holes.

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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments New Approx. start time
The Triumph Street Pipe Band  Medley   Options The Bagpipe  Lyrichord  1992  CD  Including: Kilworth Hills, The Rakes of Kildare, Newmarket House, The Day We Were at Arran, The Maids of the Black Glen, Mackenzie of Garrynahine, Sleepie Maggie, The Pigeon on the Gate, and Keltan's Reel    0:00:00 ()
Herbie Mann Featuring Rufus Harley  Flute Bag   Options The Wailing Dervishes  Atlantic  1967  LP  live at the Village Theater, NYC    0:06:18 ()
Cromagnon  Caledonia   Options Cave Rock  ESP-Disk'  2009  CD  From 1969    0:10:32 ()
AC/DC  It's a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll)   Options High Voltage  Epic  2003  CD  From 1976    0:14:11 ()
The Cryan' Shames  The Sailing Ship   Options A Scratch in the Sky  Sundazed  2002  CD  From 1967    0:19:06 ()
Rufus Harley  Windy   Options Courage: The Atlantic Recordings  Rhino Handmade  2006  CD  From 1969    0:22:39 ()
The Crazy Squeeze  Terminal Love   Options   No Front Teeth / Rapid Pulse  2013  45    *   0:33:27 ()
Kelly Stoltz  Storms   Options Double Exposure  Third Man  2013  CD    *   0:36:31 ()
Is Tropical  Dancing Anymore   Options I'm Leaving  Kitsuné  2013  CD    *   0:39:57 ()
New Order  Age of Consent   Options Power Corruption and Lies  Factory  1983  LP      0:45:15 ()
Gary Numan and Tubeway Army  Down in the Park   Options Replicas  Beggars Banquet  1979  LP      0:50:31 ()
Laugh Clown Laugh  Track 14   Options Laugh Clown Laugh  Medical / Crispy Nuggets  2013  LP  From 1982-3  *   0:54:44 ()
Jean J. Perrey  Prelude au Sommeil (excerpt)   Options Prelude au Sommeil  Creel Pone  2013  CD-R  From 1957  *   1:00:15 ()
Oneohtrix Point Never  Chrome Country   Options R Plus Seven  Warp  2013  CD    *   1:09:28 ()
Hutton School Choir  Don't Drink and Drive   Options Classroom Projects: Incredible Music Made by Children in Schools  Trunk  2013  CD    *   1:14:30 ()
Don Muro  Lay Low Day   Options It's Time  Flannelgraph  2013  LP  From 1977  *   1:17:37 ()
Led Zeppelin  In the Evening   Options In Through the Out Door  Swan Song  1979  LP      1:22:14 ()
Single File: a bunch of 45s in a row
Ronnie Spector and the E Street Band  Say Goodbye to Hollywood   Options   Epic  1977  45      1:35:24 ()
Tom Northcott  Spaceship Races   Options   Uni  1971  45      1:38:08 ()
The Young Holt Trio  Mellow Yellow   Options   Brunswick  1967  45      1:40:50 ()
Ultra High Frequency  We're on the Right Track   Options   Wand  1973  45  instrumental version    1:44:23 ()
Zaine Griff  Mental Pictures   Options   Polydor  1982  45      1:46:50 ()
Clark and Marilyn  Love Song   Options   Cream  1971  45      1:50:36 ()
Chuck Miller  Lookout Mountain   Options   Mercury  1956  45      1:53:44 ()
The Moody Blues  After You Came   Options   Threshold  1972  45      1:56:09 ()
Lea Roberts  Coming Back Home   Options   United Artists  1973  45      2:00:42 ()
John Prine  Flashback Blues   Options The Singing Mailman Delivers  Oh Boy  2011  CD  live 1970    2:14:30 ()
John Prine  Hello in There   Options The Singing Mailman Delivers  Oh Boy  2011  CD  first demo session, 1970    2:16:36 ()
John Prine  Bruised Orange (Chain of Sorrow)   Options Bruised Orange  Asylum  1978  LP      2:19:45 ()
John Prine and Iris Dement  In Spite of Ourselves   Options In Spite of Ourselves  Oh Boy  1999  CD      2:24:54 ()
Porter Wagoner and Dolly Parton  Mendy Never Sleeps   Options Porter Wayne and Dolly Rebecca  RCA  1970  LP      2:28:20 ()
Rosebud  Western Wisconsin   Options Rosebud  Reprise  1971  LP      2:30:27 ()
Linda Thompson  Love's for Babies and Fools   Options Won't Be Long Now  Pettifer Sounds  2013  CD    *   2:34:29 ()
Modern Mountaineers  Dirty Dog Blues   Options Smokey Wood: The Houston Hipster  Rambler    LP  From 1937    2:38:05 ()
Merle Travis and Joe Maphis  Kentucky Waltz   Options Monica's Sunday Kind of Love: Monica's 2013 Marathon Premium  WFMU  2013  CD-R  From 1964  *   2:41:17 ()
Glenn Lee  Joyful Sounds   Options None But the Righteous: The Masters of Sacred Steel  Ropeadope  2002  CD      2:44:09 ()
Chester Lewis  Precious Lord   Options Good God!: Apocryphal Hymns  The Numero Group  2013  CD      2:47:55 ()
Thelonius Monk  These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You)   Options Solo Monk  Sony Legacy  1992  CD  From 1965    2:56:06 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 9:03am common:

  🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:03am 12539:

Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:05am duke:

Yip Yip!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 9:05am SeanG:

Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:06am doca:

from where is that "radio, radio" vignette?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 9:07am common:

yea! Rufus!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:07am Parq:

Parade day already?
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:07am Sem Chumbo:

Hiya, Joe and good morning to you and all. Nothing stirs the blood in Nova Scotia like the skirl of the pipes first thing in the day.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 9:08am Meghan:

I was thinking the same thing SeanG!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:09am Parq:

And Doca, if no one's beaten me to it:
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:09am Dave B:

Dig those crazy pipes, man!
  Thu. 10/10/13 9:12am r i s k y:

Let the bags pipe!!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:13am Michele:

Morning Joe! Please go to WFMU tomorrow. I haven't seen you in so long! xo
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:13am Dave B:

FTR - "The Walrus" is a killer pipes number IMHO. This isnt the greatest version, the the quickest I could find....

Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:15am Joe McG:

Hey, everybody! Hope you're feeling good! @Michele: I'm going to try! :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 9:19am SeanG:

@Meghan-- Totally! those intro bagpipes are ingrained in my brain
  Thu. 10/10/13 9:23am trs:

In Nova Scotia, you can find individuals practicing their pipes outward to the sea as if on some Scottish moor.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:24am KevinfromBayRidge:

G'Morning Joe & McGaskoers, Need these pipes on such a gray day. Have to think about the performance space!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:25am Parq:

Who's show gets you complaints from the neighbors?
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:25am Joe McG:

Yay, I hope mine!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:27am Michele:

Nice bagpipes — this should really start getting those pledges rolling in! hahaha. I hope you do, I miss you!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:28am Parq:

Ev'ryone knows it's 'Gasko!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:30am Whosondephone:

Bagpipes are difficult to record, and reproduce.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:34am Joe McG:

@Michele: Ha ha! Always a crowdpleaser. @Parq: I like it!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:35am Rev. Turnip Druid:

Bagpipes reproduce in relative seclusion, preferring the cover of darkness. Perhaps a votive candle, for effect.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:35am Rev. Turnip Druid:

g'morning, troops.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 9:36am DCE:

hello everybody!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 9:37am SeanG:

Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:42am northguineahills:

I still hear bagpipes....
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:43am Joe McG:

@ngh: Maybe I should play some Big Country!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:46am dc pat:

brother in town = bad for mornings
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:46am holland oats:

oh this is my jam right here
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:48am northguineahills:

Faye played this Feb 14th, haha.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:49am Michele:

Love this song!!!!!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:49am Cecile:

damn, missed the Seedies.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:49am duke:

@Michele me too!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:51am holland oats:

oh this is also my jam right here
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 9:51am common:

hell yea! gary numan!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:52am dc pat:

once saw Paddy Keenan play the Irish pipes. You have to witness somebody playing those things.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:52am Joe McG:

Has anybody seen that movie "Times Square"?
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 9:54am dinatekno:

YES!!! Loved that movie. Robin Johnson was fantastic!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:55am Joe McG:

@dinatekno: Can you remember what scene "Down in the Park" plays during?
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:56am holland oats:

gaw i think i have that sdtk
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 9:57am Parq:

Never saw Times Square, but I remember the "Down in the Park" segment from "Urrgh; A Music War".
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 9:58am common:

love times square and urrgh. time capsules, both. this laugh clown laugh is pretty great, too.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:00am dinatekno:

Oh yeah, the Tim Curry seduction scene....pretty intense. Fran N. Furter having it off with a minor!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:01am WKR-CP in Cincinnati:

listening to you from afar today JMcG! in my cube, same as yoosh, but with too many dad-blasted distractions to properly commentate on every single detail of your show as I'm wont to do.
  🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:01am 12539:

YouTube knows almost as much as Google:
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:02am Joe McG:

@WKR-CP: That's OK, Cheri, it's just real nice to know you're out there. @dinatekno: Oh yeah! Yuckety yuck! Tim Curry is the creepiest DJ ever in movies.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:08am PKNY:

Speaking of Gary Numan, it was just announced he'll be doing an in-store at Vintage Vinyl in NJ at the end of the month:

Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:21am dc pat:

no, really. I did.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:21am Cecile:

I liked this song until the "come sail away" synths kicked in.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:22am dc pat:

Pi! hope yer feeling ok.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:23am dc pat:

Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:25am Dr. Goot:

Does anyone still have the brown paper bag this album came in?
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:26am Cecile:

I had it for a long time until my sister left my copy at a party. :(
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:27am Cecile:

In retrospect, it's the Led Zep record that everyone who doesn't like Led Zep likes. So maybe not so much of a loss.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:27am tim from champaign:

Howdy Joe and and fellow McGascovites!
  Thu. 10/10/13 10:28am John W:

Gary Numan and Led Zeppelin. That combo takes me back to summer and fall 1980 with a force. That is the power of music.
  Thu. 10/10/13 10:29am John W:

Led Zep in Rocktober!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:30am Brian in UK:

Hello Joe & Co.

Now everyone line up in Single File.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:30am Cecile:

Is that How the West Was Won?
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:31am Brian in UK:

Was there at Earls Court '75. Did you see me Joe? Half way down on the left.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:32am Cecile:

yup, that's How The West Was Won.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:33am Cecile:

Great DVD. Much better than The Song Remains the Same. That's a turgid movie.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:34am tim from champaign:

This weekend I'm DJing a wedding. I've got a bit of a technical dilemma which you guys might be able to help with. The groom requested for the last song of the night to be a slow jam being Prince's "Purple Rain" and then follow it up with "I Would Die 4 U" to send things out.

So how can I seamlessly go from "Purple Rain" to "I Would Die 4 U"? The catch is I'm spinning vinyl only and only have one copy of the Purple Rain LP. There would be a few seconds of awkwardness while I cued up "I Would Die 4 U" and that would kill momentum.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:35am Cecile:

Everyone will be too drunk to care, Tim.
Is this the guy who wanted Frankie Teardrop at the reception?
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:35am herb.nyc:

i've taken out a couple of LED ZEP cd's from my library too. as i'm open to suggestion, and as my nephew is going thru a led zep phase, i see this on library & have hit "hold": nypl.bibliocommons.com... (and my ELO best-of is in transit to me)
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:36am Cecile:

yay, ronnie!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:36am common:

i somehow knew it was going to be billy joel!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:36am Mike Noble:

you wouldn't even make an exception for "allentown"?
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:37am Cecile:

or it's the visuals to how the west was won. Der.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:37am Parq:

At least it isn't actually Billy Joel. I can overlook a lot when it comes to Ronnie.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:38am Cecile:

I actually like some early Billy Joel.
I'd rather listen to Billy Joel than Styx or Kansas in a heartbeat.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:38am tim from champaign:

herb - my favorite Zep is Houses of the Holy. that's when they start sounding like The Jesus Lizard.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:39am Cecile:

hahahahahahaha tim
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:39am Marcel M:

No Quarter is awesome.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:40am Cecile:

I play that like three times in a row whenever I play that record.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:42am tim from champaign:

I'd love to hear The Jesus Lizard cover No Quarter.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:42am Marcel M:

Me too haha... I love that song.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:43am common:

jesus lizard doing allentown would be hot!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:44am Cecile:

best version of mellow yellow ever.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:46am tim from champaign:

What about The Jesus Lizard doing You Might Be Right?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:47am efd:

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:48am common:

@tim: YES!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:50am Cecile:

interesting guy, this zaine griff
behind the scenes for a lot of interesting things.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:51am Marcel M:

I thought he was saying Naked Pictures the whole time
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:53am Tim from Hoboken:

The smooth sound of Cream records...
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:55am Joe McG:

@Time: Yessss, straight from the Canyon. At least it sounds like it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:55am BDR:

HEY! It's Thelonious' 96th bday. You've an hour and six minutes.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:56am Joe McG:

@BDR: That's weird, I had "At Carnegie Hall" in my bag yesterday, but not today! I'll see what I can do.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 10:56am Whosondephone:

Killing It Joe!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:58am KP:

Are these the Go Now guys?
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:58am Brian in UK:

When the White Eagle of the North is overhead.
Wear a hat.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 10:59am Mike East:

Joe McGasko! Thank god its you. That means the week is almost over.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:59am Brian in UK:

@KP Yes but without Denny Laine. Adding Justin Hayward.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 10:59am duke:

Go Now is the only Moodys song I really like
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:00am Joe McG:

@Mike East: Ha ha! I knew I served a purpose!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:00am herb.nyc:

that ZAINE song was real good, and sounds familiar. i wish i had a way-back machine. (thanks for Holy Houses tip, tim)
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:00am dale:

had to log on when i heard old moodies. holy crap - back to me in high school listening on the console
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:01am Whosondephone:

I was going to say the production sounded like the moody blues. I didn't think the band sounded like them though.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:02am Mike East:

@JoeMcG - The great tunes are just an added benefit.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:02am Brian in UK:

.....and John Lodge.
Denny Laine had the voice. Remember buying Go Now when it came out.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:03am herb.nyc:

single file is a 30min segment? if so, then i guess it's too late to request BManilow's "weakened in new england". for some reason, i'm really in the mood to hear it (I was a fan, back then)
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:04am Cecile:

this lea roberts is incredible.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:05am dale:

was that a B side to the story in your eyes? most of every good boy was average at best, except someone - maybe julie in the overnight - played 'my song' once. pinder did some great melotron stuff.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:07am dale:

that's odd -the a side from seventh sojourn and the b side from every good boy deserves favour? was that commonplace back in the day?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:08am Mike Noble:

did zaine griff and kate bush take a spin class together or something?
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:09am Cecile:

dale, yep. It was a way of getting people to buy their other records.

Wow, that Lea Roberts song now has me on a search...
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:10am doca:

@Parq: thanks for the sesame street clip, I only saw it now!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:15am Cecile:

wow, great Lea version of All Right Now:
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:16am Joe McG:

@Mike Noble: Ha, they did!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:17am Joe McG:

@dale: This did happen a lot back then, B-sides from older albums.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:19am Tim from Hoboken:

I have had "Lorelei" stuck in my head ever since I heard that Phil Chevron died, and this is making me want to hear it even more (in a good way!)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:19am Stevel:

John Prine makes me cry fairly often. I'm OK with that.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:21am Brian in UK:

It's half an enchilada and you think you're gonna drown.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:21am Dr. Goot:

Thanks for the Prine Birthday tribute!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:21am Cecile:

hey, you got Angel from Montgomery around there?
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:21am herb.nyc:

joe, i just emailed you something that kris kristofferson wrote, about john prime. it's very sweet.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:21am Joe McG:

@Stevel: I wasn't going to play "Hello in There" since it reduces me to tears, but I cued it wrong and got it anyway. Boo hoo!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:21am Joe McG:

@herb: Thanks, Herb!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:22am Brian in UK:

Produced by Steve Goodman. He was a Good Man.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:23am Joe McG:

I could play John Prine for 3 hours, but I'll keep it to a handful. We'll do "Angel" another day, Cecile. What a song.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:24am duke:

@Joe, @Stevel that song always does that to me also.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:24am herb.nyc:

well since brian mentioned STEVE GOODMAN, what i sent joe was a story of how steve got kris (and others?) to hear john sing. (that's the simplified version)
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:25am dale:

when i hear hello in there i also wanna hear 16th avenue by lacy j dalton. not quite as sad, but just as lonely
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:26am Stevel:

"She gets it on like the Easter Bunny" helps dry the tears, of melancholy at least.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:27am Parq:

Herb, that would, I'm guessing, be the occasion that prompted Kristoferson to say of Prine, "He's so good we might have to break his fingers."
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:27am herb.nyc:

aside: i got an IRIS DEMENT cassette for 25cents at library. liner notes had her write so lovingly of her ultra-religious father who had a guitar mounted on the wall, but no one was allowed to play it.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:27am KevinfromBayRidge:

Prine & Dement! Talk about a deadly duo!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:27am KP:

Prine is def a guy you get nervous about when you hear a few in a row.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:30am Brian in UK:

@Kevin Ain't that the truth.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:30am dale:

oh man this duet is good. there was a great display of porter's wagonmaster outfits at the grand ole opry when i stopped in there in the 80s
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:31am KP:

I had a friend at work who was a recording artist. I told her i saw Nancy Griffith at Carnegie Hall and loved it. Nancy was the opener. She asked who the headliner was and i said John Prine, but i never cared for him and walked out. She said, John Prine signed me, and walked out of the room.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:31am Brian in UK:

Becca Parton. Excuse me too.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:32am Cecile:

drunk history - dolly parton
  Thu. 10/10/13 11:33am Dean:

Mmmm...some Larry Hosford'd sound good right about now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:33am Tim from Hoboken:

This is the must stirring paean to Western Wisconsin I have ever heard.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:34am Brian in UK:

Now Nancy Griffith has a mighty powerful voice. Used to be married to Eric Taylor. If you want some serious songs, he is your man.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:36am CDToaster:

It's wonderful shows such as Joe's that make me grateful to contribute to the cause. Thanks Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:37am KP:

Eric Taylor? Thanks Brian.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:38am Joe McG:

Wow, thanks for the kind words, CDToaster!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:39am herb.nyc:

@parq - the fingers remark was *not* in the 1 page thingy from liner notes (to what record? can't recall.)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:39am KP:

Oops, "Nanci." I also used to be big fan of Iris Dement. I got a Christmas card her.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:41am Parq:

Herb, I just remember reading that quote the first time Rolling Stone wrote about Prine in the early 70s. God, the things we remember when we can't even remember what we came into the room for.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:42am Cecile:

I'm assuiming that the "dirty dog" can be cleaned up with sulfa drugs...
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:43am Brian in UK:

Linda Thompso's voice is holding up well.

@Parq I totally agree. What did you say?
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:44am Jay/London:

Hi Joe just got back from hospital what a nice show you have
  Thu. 10/10/13 11:45am Dean:

Sacred Steel, yeah. More Arhoolie!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:45am Joe McG:

@Jay: Gee, I hope it wasn't anything too serious! I was there this summer, so I know what you're talking about.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:45am kirk from beer city usa:

tim f. c., if you are still there, the obvious solution is to lay out the $4 max it should take to buy a second copy of purple rain. I'd loan you mine if that were feasible.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:46am kirk from beer city usa:

damn, looks like I missed (most of) a great show. ac/dc, gary numan, linda thompson...
  Thu. 10/10/13 11:46am Jack:

loving the show, too bad they make me work and miss some of it...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:47am tim from champaign:

Yeah, I thought of that Kirk. Believe it or not, I can't find a copy in town at the moment.

How was St. Vitus?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:47am KP:

Jay, hope you are good now.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:47am Jay/London:

no not bad joe just a test i have 2 more to go feel a bit spacey after this one so your show is just what the doc ordered
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:48am KP:

Joe McSpacey.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:48am Joe McG:

Excellent to hear, Jay. Howdy to you, Jack! Sorry these slavedrivers are keeping you away from me.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:49am Brian in UK:

Hello Jay, take a seat at the back and open a cold one.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:49am Joe McG:

@KP: Most of the time, ha! Thanks, KP, in case I forget.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:49am Jay/London:

thanks KP I hope so, see what the tests bring forth
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:50am Brian in UK:

Is that the time. Joe, does your show run in a time warp?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:51am Mike Noble:

@Joe, forgot to thank you for playing Cal Hand a couple of weeks ago. manged to get myself a copy of the wylie butler last week!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:51am Jay/London:

@ Brian just coffee and cake for the time being maybe a whiskey later on
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:51am Joe McG:

Yes, Brian, I'm doing the time warp...again!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:52am Joe McG:

@Mike Noble: Good find, Mike!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:53am Brian in UK:

Take care of yourself, Jay.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:54am Sem Chumbo:

Grateful for the musical diversity, as usual, Joe. Makes for a fine Thursday morning listening. Catch ya next time!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:54am Jay/London:

oh i will brian thanks :)
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:54am Cecile:

Jay, healing thoughts to you.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:55am KP:

See ya Joe. Nice work.
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:56am Jay/London:

thanks ceciile
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:56am herb.nyc:

didn't thelonious monk also have a duet with iris dement?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:56am Mike Noble:

It's also Verdi's birthday.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:57am Mike Noble:

And Ivory Joe Hunter.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:58am Joe McG:

Geez, a lot of birthdays! Have a great week everybody. All live show special next week. Bring your lighters!
  🎃 Thu. 10/10/13 11:58am 12539:

Thanks Joe!
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:59am Jay/London:

think its phones nowadays joe
Avatar Thu. 10/10/13 11:59am herb.nyc:

a b'day note: if you have about 25, 26 people in a room, there's a 50-50 chance 2 will share the same b'day. (go google it to confirm)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/10/13 11:59am Mike Noble:

also Frederick Barthelme, brother to Donald Barthelme and founding member of the Red Krayola.
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