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Options October 9, 2014: Dunked in a Puddle

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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments New Approx. start time
The Delta Rhythm Boys  Take the "A" Train   Options The Delta Rhythm Boys  RCA Camden  1959  LP  From 1942    0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
The Ink Spots  Mama Don't Allow   Options Flashbacks #2: Novelty Songs, 1914-1946  Trikont  2000  CD  From 1935    0:05:03 (Pop‑up)
Slim and Slam  Vol Vist du Gaily Star   Options Laughing in Rhythm  Proper  2003  CD  From 1938    0:08:05 (Pop‑up)
The Basin Street Boys  Ain't Got No Loot   Options Satchelmouth Baby  Night Train International  1995  CD  From 1947    0:10:46 (Pop‑up)
The Prisonaires  That Chick's Too Young to Fry   Options Just Walkin' in the Rain  Bear Family  1994  CD  From 1954    0:13:36 (Pop‑up)
The 5 Red Caps  No Fish Today   Options Lenox Avenue Jump  Krazy Kat  1983  LP  From 1943    0:15:30 (Pop‑up)
The Four Vagabonds  The Freckle Song   Options Yesteryear's Memories  Apollo  1976  LP  From 1947    0:18:08 (Pop‑up)
The Cats and the Fiddle  Nuts to You   Options We Cats Will Swing for You 1939-1940 Volume 1  Acrobat Music  2007  CD      0:20:52 (Pop‑up)
Garotas Suecas  Pode Acontecer   Options Feras Miticas  Vampisoul  2014  CD    *   0:32:44 (Pop‑up)
Ngozi Family  Hi Babe   Options Day of Judgement  Now-Again  2014  CD  From 1975  *   0:37:12 (Pop‑up)
Betty and Angel  Honey Coated Loving   Options Eccentric Soul: The Way Out Label  The Numero Group  2014  CD    *   0:41:01 (Pop‑up)
Sammy Jones  She Didn't Know   Options Eccentric Soul: The Way Out Label  The Numero Group  2014  CD    *   0:44:27 (Pop‑up)
Derrick and Patsy  Housewife's Choice   Options It Takes Two: Dynamic Duos of the Rock & Roll Era  Fantastic Voyage  2014  CD  From 1962  *   0:46:47 (Pop‑up)
Norma Fraser  Respect   Options Studio One Soul  Soul Jazz  2001  CD  From 1968    0:49:00 (Pop‑up)
Sly and the Family Stone  Dog   Options A Whole New Thing  Epic Legacy  2007  CD  From 1967    0:51:44 (Pop‑up)
The Bob Seger System  Cat   Options Noah  Capitol  1969  LP      0:54:46 (Pop‑up)
Chuy Reyes & His Orchestra  Lost Love   Options Voodoo Party Vol. 2  University of Vice  2014  LP  late 40s  *   1:01:11 (Pop‑up)
Alberto y Los Trios Paranoias  Juan Lopez   Options Death of Rock'n' Roll  El Mocambo  1980  LP      1:04:47 (Pop‑up)
Horizontal Brian  Over We Go Lightly   Options Vertical  Gold Mountain  1983  LP      1:08:56 (Pop‑up)
Comateens  Resist Her   Options Deal with It  Mercury  1984  LP      1:12:11 (Pop‑up)
Cha Cha Guitri  Art Nègre   Options French Synth Wave: St. Etienne - 1981  Born Bad  2014  LP    *   1:15:52 (Pop‑up)
IKO  Approach on Tokyo   Options '83  Medical  2014  LP  From 1982  *   1:19:50 (Pop‑up)
Cord of Life  Kadets   Options Love Is a Launderette: Dangerous for the Brain's 2014 Marathon Premium  WFMU  2014  CD-R  From 1985  *   1:25:38 (Pop‑up)
Single File: a bunch of 45s in a bunch
Millie Jackson  Ask Me What You Want   Options single  Spring  1972  45      1:36:15 (Pop‑up)
Claudine Clark  Party Lights   Options single  Chancellor  1962  45      1:38:46 (Pop‑up)
THP Orchestra  Dawn Patrol   Options single  Butterfly  1978  45      1:41:08 (Pop‑up)
Wreckless Eric  Semaphore Signals   Options single  Stiff  1977  45      1:45:28 (Pop‑up)
Redd Foxx  The Jackasses   Options single  Doo-Tone  1956  45      1:48:44 (Pop‑up)
The Early Music Consort  Larocque Gaillarde   Options single  BBC  1970  45  From "The Six Wives of Henry VIII"    1:51:22 (Pop‑up)
Mickey Newbury  Love Look (At Us Now)   Options single  Elektra  1974  45      1:53:31 (Pop‑up)
Nolan  I Like What You Give   Options single  Lizard  1971  45      1:56:17 (Pop‑up)
The Four Kings  Yesteryear   Options single  Tyger  1980  45  Thanks, Listener Brian from the UK!    1:59:32 (Pop‑up)
Francis Bebey  Binta Madiallo   Options Psychedelic Sanza: 1982-1984  Born Bad  2014  LP    *   2:14:25 (Pop‑up)
Su Wai  Mya Mann Giri (Palace at Mandalay Hill)   Options Gita Pon Yeik  Little Axe  2014  LP    *   2:20:20 (Pop‑up)
Leila Abdul-Rauf and Tor Lundvall  Ibis   Options single  Dais  2014  45    *   2:24:49 (Pop‑up)
One of You  Life Is a Puddle   Options One of You  Scarab/Little Axe  2014  LP  early 80s  *   2:29:19 (Pop‑up)
Marta Kubišová  Balada o kornetovi a dívce   Options Ne! The Soul of Marta Kubisova  Vampisoul  2009  CD  From 1969    2:31:21 (Pop‑up)
Mike Cooper  Time to Time   Options Places I Know  Paradise of Bachelors  2014  CD  From 1971  *   2:34:59 (Pop‑up)
Clean Living  Jubals' Blues Again   Options Clean Living  Vanguard  1972  LP      2:43:21 (Pop‑up)
Lee Mallory  All That I Am Is Me   Options Many Are the Times  Sonic Past Music  2003  CD  1968 or so    2:47:26 (Pop‑up)
G. Wayne Thomas  Morning of the Earth   Options Morning of the Earth Original Soundtrack  Anthology  2014  LP  From 1971  *   2:50:19 (Pop‑up)
Clive Sands  In a Dream   Options Sunday Sunshine: The World of SNB Records  RPM  2008  CD  From 1969    2:55:12 (Pop‑up)

Listener comments!

  🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:03am 12539:

Train! Yip yip!
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 9:03am pierre:

Yip Yip Yip Hourra !
JOe !
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 9:05am common:

yip! hey joe and people!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:05am amewcow:

Morning Joe! Morning all!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 9:06am Caryn:

Hello all!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 9:06am Marcel M:

Dammit! I keep commenting on my wife's account by mistake!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 9:06am Marcel M:

That was me who meant Morning Joe Morning all!!!! haaaaa
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:07am SeanG:

drop it like it's hot
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:09am Sem Chumbo:

Joe, you cannot beat this stuff. Sweet, daddy-o.
Hiya, Joe, and Gaskets, all.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 9:12am Alessia:

Good morning Joe :>
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:15am Joe McG:

Hey, Alessia and Sem, and SeanG, and Marcel (and wife!) and amewcow and common and pierre and 12539!
  Thu. 10/9/14 9:16am P-90:

'That Chick's too Young to Fry"-
cracks me up every time
  Thu. 10/9/14 9:16am P-90:

Hi Joe McG and surface-dwellers
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:18am Joe McG:

Hey, P-90! No fish today.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:20am listener james from westwood:

Cracking opening set, Joe! Uncle Michael's been spinning the odd Ink Spots cut here and there, so happy to hear lots of harmonizin' along with them.
Heh -- Hackensack shout-out!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:21am Spatulator (formerly elwyn5150):

This song is amusing and a little seedy... then it feels tame compared to modern songs.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:21am Roberto:

My grandma used to sing me that freckle song when I was a kid.
  Thu. 10/9/14 9:22am Jack:

My Dad used to sing this when I was a little kid, "she's got pimples on her butt! I still love her." My mom would smack him for singing it in front of the kids.
  Thu. 10/9/14 9:22am Marcel M:

@Roberto: HAH! That is tooooo cuuuuteeeee
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:23am V Priceless:

Hey Joe! Go man, go!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:23am Roberto:

She was 43 in '47, so I guess she would have heard it first-hand!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:26am thedunkel:

Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:27am rsj:

nice Yaz reference!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:28am Roberto:

Tin is a metal.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:29am Spatulator (formerly elwyn5150):

I never skipped a day of school. I think I was too afraid of my parents to do that. Also, I only ever received one detention and it was an unjust one because a prefect caught me fighting after someone called me something offensive.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:29am acid casualty:

You may not want to take the a train today, just heard on the news that there are some service changes.
  Thu. 10/9/14 9:29am mike east:

Chiming in from the bus to say that opening set was brilliant. Hoping for a day when there's clicky stars on the app.
Hehe...freckles on her butt
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:30am Fuzzy:

"I want to kiss her but she won't let me" -- variation on a theme.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 9:31am BEAVO:

Dr Demento used to play the Freckle song in the 70s.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 9:31am Marcel M:

@Mike: Me too! You can clicky star but it doesn't link to the account... if only you can clicky star on the app and it would go to your normal account... one day maybe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:32am listener james from westwood:

Ah. Dr. D, no stranger to the nudge-wink song. See also "Shaving Cream."
  Thu. 10/9/14 9:32am mike east:

We'll keep pledging til it happens!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:35am Joe McG:

@Spatulator: I hear ya! @acidc: Thanks for the warning! I will stay off the A train. @everybody: Like Mike East says, pledge away! I'll thank you personally on the air, with deliberation unusual to the marathon.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 9:35am BEAVO:

And Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout, Would Not Take The Garbage Out. Among many others.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:35am bobdoesthings:

good morning.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:39am Joe McG:

Good morning, bobdt, and BEAVO, and listener james, Fuzzy, Roberto, thedunkel, rsj, VP, Jack, acid, elwyn!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:39am Michele:

Morning Joe!
  Thu. 10/9/14 9:39am Santos L Halper:

@mikeeast: just iClicky-starred that Garotas Suecas. One thing the iApp does that web can't is to star things on the streams IIRC
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 9:39am FernandoBelmondo:

I'll never get used to listen to Sao Paulo bands been played in WFMU. I mean, GAROTAS SUECAS?!? Well, they actually sounded very diferent on this new record.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:40am thedunkel:

a Ngozi Family 'Morning Joe' to you sir!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:40am Artie:

High, brothers and sisters!
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 9:41am bibi:

that was the boost switch. hi joes.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 9:41am common:

man, where did you find that ngozi family record joe? great!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:41am Sem Chumbo:

Oh, God , YES!
  Thu. 10/9/14 9:41am Brendan:

Hi brother Joe and all my brethren and sistren.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:41am SeanG:

Belmondo in the house!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:42am Joe McG:

Hey, Artie, bibi, Brendan, Michele (!), Santos, FernandoBelmondo!
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 9:42am pierre:

@pierre : Belmondo ?
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 9:43am pierre:

(aaaah sorry, didn't see you here Fernando)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:45am listener james from westwood:

Playing both = right call.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 9:46am Greg from Bloomfield:

Morning, Joe & everybody!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:47am Joe McG:

Greg! I give you free license to campaign on my playlist.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 9:52am Greg from Bloomfield:

Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:53am DeaconDave:

If I have freckles on my butt am I nice?
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 9:55am Joe McG:

@Deacon: As long as they're not tattoos.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 9:57am common:

Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 9:57am bibi:

sorry out of frame but just heard sun kil moon's latest awkward marketing plan involving war on drugs... and discovered this 'bridge n tunnel' expression. is it some mean nyer parisianism or a way nj people define themselves ? taken innocently, it fits urban sprawl like a glove.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:00am common:

creepy seger
  Thu. 10/9/14 10:00am Brendan:

This guy needs a laxative
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:01am listener james from westwood:

@bibi: In my experience, Manhattanites use it to refer to NJians and sometimes those from outer boros. "Mean NYer Parisianism" is a nice way to phrase it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:02am listener james from westwood:

(usually also refers to visitors to NYC for nightlife, which is odd, considering they leave their money in manhattan, so why complain?)
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:05am bibi:

@james, thx. having the feeling to be from/live in the core of a territory usually comes with indulgent self-permission to complain about everything, including things that benefit you. all the same down here, isnt it pierre ?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:11am Greg from Bloomfield:

As a bridge-and-tunneler I always found it ironic that there are so many complaints from New Yorkers, about 8% of whom are actually from New York.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:12am Greg from Bloomfield:

You let us use your music venues and cocktail bars, we let you use our forests and mountains and shore. That's the deal.
  Thu. 10/9/14 10:14am Brendan:

Two eggs, over lightly.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:14am Claw!:

Good morning. Awesome show, Joe! I'm just gonna go ahead and heart this whole program now...
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:15am bibi:

mountains in nj ? i thought mount hope was an abstraction. i need a reminder.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:18am Alessia:

I think I have never heard complaining about Paris or France in general, lot of our friends do though..
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:18am listener james from westwood:

We've got high points (and High Point), but taking the entire USA into account, they're no Rockies. But they are still very pleasant to climb.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:18am pierre:

@ bibi / james : well I don't, I don't personally feel that there is much difference between Paris and surroundings, since Paris is very small, and already quite shattered in terms of territorial concerns (arrondissements and such…). But maybe i'm not at all in the topic here.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:18am bibi:

thx joe, didnt know born bad released a new comp.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:19am listener james from westwood:

My only complaint about Paris and France is I've never been there. :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:19am SeanG:

loving this
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:19am bibi:

@james, and reciprocally.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:21am pierre:

you're welcome to come james !

and @ bibi : have a listen here, not a comp per say, whole stream here : www.the-drone.com...

might be a wee bit NSFW
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:21am bibi:

@pierre, i think le périph is still a terrible border they now try hard to blur, but it will take ages (in spaces and minds).
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:21am Marcel M:

I was just in Paris
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:22am βrian:

I lived in France for a year, and have been back to visit 3 times. As it happens, I only made it to Paris twice. I much preferred it in winter.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:23am Marcel M:

Its a fancy place indeed.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:24am pierre:

@Marcel : we should have met !
@Brian : all seasons have their advantages, I feel like I prefer winter everywhere.
But yeah, Père Lachaise cemetery under the snow is pretty gothic
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:25am listener james from westwood:

Station Mgr Ken's said some great things about a record store in Paris, Bimbo Tower, that def. seems worth a visit.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:25am bibi:

merci pierre ! un contributeur averti semble remettre en question la véracité de l'histoire (faux des années 2010?), ms ca rend le truc encore plus excitant :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:25am Marcel M:

@Pierre: AH! Too bad. I had a blast. Pere Lachaise was a highlight. I saw Psychic TV at La Gaite Lyrique
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:26am bibi:

@james, though im not sure we can keep typing during the alarm test, bimbo tower was a must. just after 'festen' that was just the most sophisticated music store i ever exeprienced.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:26am fred:

@james: alas, Bimbo Tower went the way of the Norwegian parrot
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:27am Marcel M:

I put a photo up in my profile of my pilgrimage to Proust's grave hehe
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:27am pierre:

@bibi : Périph (the big motorway circling around the city) is a shame, and an aberration… but yeah, that being, people can come and go pretty easily thanks to a pretty good public service of transportation.
Un contributeur ?

@Marcel : next time contact me through WFMU, I make a priority to meet fellow WFMUers when they're coming around here. I almost when to see P T.V. but then I stayed home and enjoyed some beers
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:27am Marcel M:

I also can't eat baguettes here anymore... they are just too sad.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:28am bibi:

hi fred, do you remember festen ? not sure where it exactly was.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:28am Marcel M:

@Pierre: Wish I had known! Def will next time. My wife is from Barcelona, so we were mostly there visiting, but skipped over to Paris for a few days.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:30am pierre:

@ Marcel : i'd be enchanted !
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:30am fred:

@bibi: no, I don't think I ever went there
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:31am listener james from westwood:

@fred: Ah, poop. Vive la Bimbo Tower!
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:31am bibi:

@marcel, watch out pierre is an illusion, never met him away from keyboard yet ;)
or maybe i am too. only fred knows.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:31am Alessia:

Ciao fred! Ca va?! Long time no see :)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:33am fred:

@bibi: Dave B has a pic with pierre and me, so there evidence he exists. I can't say the same for you
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:33am Marcel M:

@Pierre: Can you take me into a secret entrance of the catacombs next time I come?! I have a friend that moved there who told me people sneak in and hang out.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:34am Sem Chumbo:

Damn, missed Alberto Y Los Trios Paranoias. Lost my cassette of that the night I went to see a lecture by H.S. Thompson. Can't imagine how that happened. *l*
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:34am bibi:

photoshop makes miracle :)
ok lets go for a selfie contest at the next non-jazz.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:34am fred:

@Alessia: Salut! Belmont Witch is playing tonight, are you going?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:34am Greg from Bloomfield:

Didn't you hear the "Dogs v Cats" episode of SUW? Cats are better. It's scientific.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:35am pierre:

@Marcel : one of the most (un)famous one is very close to where I live, so yes. If we can get some waterproof gears, it's on :)
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:35am Roberto:

Who makes up the majority of FMU's audience? Disaffected loners. Who makes up the majority of cat owners? Yeah, you guessed it.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:35am bobdoesthings:

I saw some freaky video the other day of a camcorder that was found very deep in the french catacombs of a guy who was exploring.. and after several hours he started panicking and running deeper in and getting lost.. and the last thing that happens is he is sprinting really fast and then BAM. the camera crashes down and lies next to a puddle.. no sounds were on video after the fall.. no body was found.. I think it may have been a bit of internet BS though.. still freaky to imagine getting lost in there
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:37am Marcel M:

@Pierre: Oh man cool!
@BOB: Wow. Reminds me of that movie Cloverfield
  Thu. 10/9/14 10:38am Brendan:

The only bad thing about a Millie 45 is not having the album cover of her
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:39am pierre:

@bobdoesthings : I heard some pretty creepy story about it. One of them being a friend of my brother being stuck in it for two days, without any light, anything. When he got out he was completely lost, not knowing how long he has been down there.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:39am Alessia:

Hey Fred! Non, I'm going to have an early evening drink w/ Charlotte and then I'm pretty sure she's going to the see the gig while I go tidy up my flat, possibly drunk :)
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:40am bibi:

catacombs stories listening to claudine clark, fair enough.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:40am common:

don't go into catacombs!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:41am Marcel M:

I've heard people play shows in there and stuff!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:41am bobdoesthings:

@pierre - I can believe it.. it would be so disorienting.. no light. no sense of time.. every tunnel looking the same.. terrifying.
@marcel havent seen it
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:41am Marcel M:

Real clandestine affairs...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:41am Marcel M:

@BOB: Its a crappy movie. But they have a camcorder... blehhhh
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:42am pierre:

@Marcel : they do, people also sleep there for some reasons
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:42am fred:

@Alessia: another time, then
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:42am pierre:

@bobdoesthings: exactly
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:43am pierre:

I love the THP Orchestra !
it's loud in my (Alessia's) headphones
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:44am Joe McG:

Now, what does THP stand for?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:46am MattBelow:

@joe The Happy People
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:46am pierre:

@ Joe : Too Hot Pants
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:47am Joe McG:

@Matt: I like it! I was thinking "Totally Hot People"! Closer to Pierre's!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:48am bobdoesthings:

learn to send semaphore signals yourself! - upload.wikimedia.org...
  Thu. 10/9/14 10:49am Brendan:

I'll be doing King Lear in semaphore in the park this afternoon
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:50am listener james from westwood:

Hoo boy, you found a clean (or "clean") Redd Foxx cut?! I didn't know they existed!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:50am DeaconDave:

Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:50am common:

ah yes. the dirtiest man in showbiz!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:50am Ken From Hyde Park:

I survived a visit to the catacombs of Paris. Lots of bones.
  Thu. 10/9/14 10:50am Brendan:

Theres a great filthy red foxx on youtube
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:52am listener james from westwood:

As worth it for the audience as for the Foxx.
  Thu. 10/9/14 10:52am Laura L:

Thanks for the Wreckless Eric--saw him in Dallas of all places when "Semaphore Signals" was a brand new song... time flies...
  Thu. 10/9/14 10:53am Unclear on the concept:

Was that story in a rural setting? Everybody in that neighborhood had a donkey.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:54am Joe McG:

@Laura: He'll be here at WFMU this weekend playing on Saturday night. Only $5!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 10:55am Dominick:

Eric is still kicking it out. An amazing performer and writer.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:55am listener james from westwood:

Their asses were too poor to buy anything else. They had enough problems holding onto their asses as it was.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 10:56am Alessia:

Hey Joe do you have some really cheeeeeesy romantic singles to play? I kind of feel in the mood for it.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 10:57am Joe McG:

@Alessia: Alas, the one part of my show that I always have to pick beforehand is the singles part, so I usually don't have other singles with me. Request for next week?
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:00am Laura L:

That's great! Will see if I can make it out. I think my brother in TX still has a ticket stub from the Dallas show, which was probably also... $5. Wreckless Eric needs a pay raise!
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:00am Alessia:

Mmmm something like Don Black? Timmy Thomas? George McCrae? I'll let you surprise me.. But actually this Nolan is working just fine :) Thanks.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:02am Joe McG:

@Alessia: You got it!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 11:02am Greg from Bloomfield:

Can't wait for Saturday! And Friday! I stole $10 from Andy Breckman last night, so that will get me into both shows.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 11:05am Mike East:

wish I could get to the show on Saturday...too late to bring a two year old. 9:30 doors is a grown up party...or rather, a party for people in their 20's with no kids.
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:09am thatsyourtrouble:

Yes! I'm sure there was an episode for each wife.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:11am Brian in UK:

Hey Joe, better late than Republican!!!!!
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:11am Brendan:

The Internet tells me that THP = Three Hats Productions
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:15am Joe McG:

@Brendan: Thanks! A little disappointing, but I'm all about truth and accuracy, ha ha.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:16am pierre:

it's the return of Francis Bebey, great new stuff !
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:16am Alessia:

This is star-worthy!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:17am Brian in UK:

@pierre loved your comment about The Bonzos on Meghan's show.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:17am Carmichael:

Heya Joe and Surfactants. Catching the last 45.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:18am Holly in NC:

Good morning , Joe and everyone! Better late than never..
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:19am Sean Day:

Love the show. No idea where you are going next but take me there.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:20am bobdoesthings:

this francis bebey is sweet!
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:20am Sean Day:

love this groove
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:21am pierre:

@ Brian : I don't remember who was saying that, but it was something like "what today's music misses the most is a sane and heavy dose of humor, fun and absurd", and it is kind of true that through marketing, i feel like bands lost their sense of humor. I don't feel like I haven't seen such thing since a long time… therefor my comment on the Bonzos :)
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:21am Joe McG:

@Sean: Thanks! Hope you'll stay with me, wherever I end up. @Holly: I brought the Millie!! @Brian: Thanks for the Four Kings, they will be on the Xmas CD this year!
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:23am pierre:

@ Joe : even though halloween will be on friday, will you do a special "Halloween according to Joe McG" kind of thing ?
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:26am Joe McG:

@Pierre: I'm not sure, but maybe!
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:26am Brendan:

Wasnt Tor Lundvall a winger for the Rangers?
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:27am Brian in UK:

"Excellent" (in Montgomery Burns voice)
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:28am Brian in UK:

@Brendan that was Tor Hyadahl, the inventor of an Indian lentil dish.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:31am Sem Chumbo:

Much appreciated today's show, Joe. See ya later!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 11:32am MattBelow:

Raga Rock!
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:32am Holly in NC:

yay! But I see you already played Millie in single file.. will she be making an encore performance?
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:33am Brendan:

Oh i know now. I was thinking of the Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl of Kon-tiki fame.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:34am Joe McG:

@Matt: Getting warmed up! @Holly: Alas, no! Sorry I missed you! @Sem: Have a good day, pal!
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:34am Brendan:

Same thing
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:37am listener james from westwood:

Re: the Cooper label—Heh, is that the group noun for bachelors, a "paradise"?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:38am Artie:

A "paradise of bachelors" is another term for "record fair".
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:38am Carmichael:

Brian, I believe that was Thor Heyerdahl, inventor of the ocean.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:39am listener james from westwood:

@Artie: LOL!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:39am βrian:

First things first. The ocean, then the ark.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:40am Brian in UK:

@james the options are many.

Kon-Tiki was that a The Sufaris hit?
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:40am bibi:

imho 1. lentil dish, 2.ark, 3.ocean, but thats subjective.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:40am Holly in NC:

Hi @Artie! FYI, I heartily recommend the gelbwurst from Rose's, sliced very thinly.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:41am Brian in UK:

Hya Doll was ofcourse a Bogart line.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:42am Artie:

@Holly - How could they do that to poor Howe?
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:43am Brendan:

Lovely song
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:43am chris:

So happy to be wearing headphones for this Mike Cooper track right now. Wonderful.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:43am Whosondephone:

Good stuff My Man!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:43am Brian in UK:

Hoping to see Steve Gunn & Mike Cooper next month.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:44am Holly in NC:

@Artie - that made me laugh HARD. Thank you!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:45am Brian in UK:

Where has today gone, you will find out what I mean in five hours or more.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:46am Holly in NC:

Loving this set, Joe.
Paradise of Bachelors - kickass label, more than anything. North Carolina's not *totally* falling apart (yet).
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:46am jt:

hey! Great!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 11:48am Mike East:

Hey Holly, thinkin about taking the family on a roadtrip down to NC next month. What's good down there?
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:50am krispy noodles:

All that I am is mee krob
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 11:50am MattBelow:

Great Lee Mallory track
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:53am Parq:

@ Artie 11:38 - well said.
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:53am Holly in NC:

@Mike East - depends on where you're going! I'm most familiar with triangle area, Artie even more so. Annie (are you here, Annie?) knows Asheville area.
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:55am bobdoesthings:

thanks Joe!! Great stuff as usual
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:55am Brian in UK:

Nice one Joe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 11:55am Mike East:

@Holly -been thinkin' either Raleigh or Asheville...Chapel Hill in contention too...depending on how many days I can get off, maybe get to all three.
  Thu. 10/9/14 11:55am Tim BK:

Funny, I just watched this movie from which the song is from. Total hippy surfers in paradise flick. No dialogue, just surfers camping out and surfing to psychedelic folk music.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:56am listener james from westwood:

Thanks a ton, Joe!
Avatar 🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 11:57am Joe McG:

Thanks for listening and commenting, everybody! Have a great weekend and Columbus Day (if relevant)!
Avatar Thu. 10/9/14 11:58am Holly in NC:

@Mike East - Raleigh is Artie's specialty. Hit me up if you want Durham info.

Thank you, Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Thu. 10/9/14 11:59am Greg from Bloomfield:

Thanks, Joe– see you this weekend!
  Thu. 10/9/14 12:00pm Brendan:

My name is Brendan and I love this show. Woof. Moo.
  🎃 Thu. 10/9/14 12:02pm 12539:

Thanks, Joe.
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