Options Optical Sound with Mike Sin: Playlist from May 19, 2019 Options

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A sight for sore ears. Power pop, freakbeat, and psychedelic songs for all six senses.

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Options May 19, 2019: Filling in for Gaylord... Swinging into the Sunday Sunset!

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Artist Track Album Label Format Comments Approx. start time
Episode Six  Lucky Sunday   Options VA: Piccadilly Sunshine, Part Three  Past & Present  CD  1968. Featuring Ian Gillan, later of Deep Purple.  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Moby Grape  8:05   Options Moby Grape  Columbia  LP  1967  0:03:15 (Pop‑up)
Sunshine Company  It's Sunday   Options The Sunshine Company  Imperial  LP  1968  0:05:38 (Pop‑up)
Pickettywitch  That Same Old Feeling   Options (single)  Pye  7"  1970  0:08:29 (Pop‑up)
Fortunes  I've Gotta Go   Options (single)  Press  7"  1965  0:10:36 (Pop‑up)
Wackers  Last Dance   Options (single)  Elektra  7"  1972  0:13:04 (Pop‑up)
Left Banke  Lazy Day   Options (single)  Smash  7"  1966  0:15:58 (Pop‑up)
Scaffold  Ide B the First   Options (single)  Bell  7"  1967. Featuring Mike McGear -- Paul McCartney's bro.  0:18:19 (Pop‑up)
Critters  Forever or No More   Options (single)  Kapp  7"  1966  0:20:02 (Pop‑up)
Casuals  Toy   Options (single)  Decca  7"  1968  0:22:21 (Pop‑up)
 
Blond  Deep Inside My Heart   Options (single)  Fontana  7"  1969. Members were previously in the Tages.  0:31:56 (Pop‑up)
Short Cuts  Born on the Bayou   Options (single)  Pepper  7"  1968. Cover of a Creedence Clearwater Revival track.  0:34:38 (Pop‑up)
Carlo's Crown Jewel  Shoo-Fly Pie & Apple Pan Dowdy   Options (single)  Tower  7"  1969  0:37:17 (Pop‑up)
Alan Price Set  Don't Do That Again   Options (single)  Decca  7"  1967  0:39:47 (Pop‑up)
Les Aristos  Quand L'Amour Est La   Options (single)  DSP  7"  1967.  0:41:54 (Pop‑up)
Rob Storme Group  But Cry   Options (single)  Capitol  7"  1966  0:44:09 (Pop‑up)
British Walkers  Shake   Options (single)  Cameo  7"  1967. Cover of a Sam Cooke track.  0:47:04 (Pop‑up)
American Breed  Step Out Of Your Mind   Options (single)  Acta  7"  1967  0:49:24 (Pop‑up)
Paul Revere & The Raiders featuring Mark Lindsay  Don't Take it So Hard   Options (single)  Columbia  7"  1968  0:51:45 (Pop‑up)
Twinn Connexion  Summer Sadness   Options Twinn Connexion  Decca  LP  1968  0:54:17 (Pop‑up)
 
 
This set is for the late great Warren Lee – Thanks for all the fabulous fun at the Empire State Soul Club nights around NYC!
Dobie Gray  Out on the Floor   Options (single)  Charger  7"  1966  1:06:26 (Pop‑up)
Harvey Scales & the 7 Sounds  Love-Itis   Options (single)  ATCO  7"  1966  1:08:44 (Pop‑up)
Don Gardner  My Baby Likes to Boogaloo   Options VA: Shakin' Fit: 29 Soul Stormin' Stompers  Candy  CD  1966  1:12:07 (Pop‑up)
Show Stoppers  Ain't Nothin' But a House Party   Options VA: Nothing But a House Party - The Birth of the Philly Sound 1967-71  Kent Soul  CD  1967  1:14:15 (Pop‑up)
Linda Jones  I Can't Stop Lovin' My Baby   Options (single)  Loma  7"  1967  1:16:49 (Pop‑up)
Impressions  You Must Believe Me   Options (single)  ABC Paramount  7"  1964  1:18:51 (Pop‑up)
Major Lance  The Monkey Time   Options Everybody Loves a Good Time! The Best of Major Lance  Okeh  CD  1965  1:21:24 (Pop‑up)
Parliaments  I Wanna Testify   Options Testifyin'  Goldmine Soul Supply  LP  1967  1:24:03 (Pop‑up)
Eddie Floyd  Big Bird   Options VA: The Complete Stax/Volt Singles: 1959-1968  Atlantic  CD box set  1968  1:27:09 (Pop‑up)
 
 
Everly Brothers  Lord of the Manor   Options The Warner Bros Years Volume 2  Ace  LP  1968  1:34:17 (Pop‑up)
Manfred Mann  My Name Is Jack   Options (single)  Mercury  7"  1968  1:38:42 (Pop‑up)
Long Island Sound  1, 2, 3 and I Fell   Options VA: Nuggets Volume Four: Pop (Part Two)  Rhino  LP  1966  1:41:32 (Pop‑up)
Jaggerz  The Rapper   Options (single)  Kama Sutra  7"  1970  1:43:48 (Pop‑up)
Animals  Cheating   Options (single)  MGM  7"  1966  1:46:35 (Pop‑up)
Ike and Tina Turner  I Can't Believe What You Say   Options (single)  Kent  7"  1964  1:49:40 (Pop‑up)
Remains  Lonely Weekend   Options The Remains  Epic  LP  1966  1:51:02 (Pop‑up)
 


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Listener comments!

Avatar 8:01pm djsheilab:

Lovely segue from Samantha's show. And beautiful start!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:03pm chresti:

Hi hello!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:04pm chresti:

sin on Sunday-perfect!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:06pm Wendy del Formaggio:

What djsheilab said. A very smooth and lovely transition. Thanks for the tunes, Mike Sin.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:08pm diciassette:

I am with Sheila B wrt the segue loveliness. And if you click on on "via giphy" there is a related gif of Julia Jacklin drinking a blue martini under a palm tree
  8:09pm P-90:

Nice evening for some Optical Sound
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:11pm Mike Sin:

Hello Folks!
  8:11pm grace:

nice
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:11pm chresti:

I agree with above comments
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:15pm Frank In Queens:

Hey now!
  8:16pm bigplanetnoise:

Hey Mike and all Optical Sounders!
  8:19pm katharsis:

Hellos
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:23pm Mike Sin:

Thanks for tuning in everybody!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:27pm listener 126464:

Thank you Mike!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:29pm chresti:

Nice and! cool after rain day in SoCal
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:31pm chresti:

I meant ! at the end of the sentence
  Swag For Life Member 8:34pm Jinx:

i wasn't aware the Bell label was around as early as '67. always learn something from 'FMU. thanks, Mike.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:36pm Frank In Queens:

I like this version of Born On The Bayou.
  8:37pm old ERIC thee hat:

Swampy
  Swag For Life Member 8:37pm Jinx:

this is a great cover!
  8:38pm old ERIC thee hat:

Swampier than the OG
  8:39pm old ERIC thee hat:

Mike Sin. Layin It Down! Thank you friend.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 8:44pm Mike Sin:

Thanks for the nice comments! Very much appreciated!
  8:51pm sweet cheri:

hey good evening mike and all, how's life treating you, mike?
  8:52pm Ralphus:

Man, I loves this song.
  8:59pm PJ:

I'm getting the feeling that the hippie days ('66-'69, anyway) were all lazy days of sunshine and upbeat melancholy. Hope to hear some Kinks in here (except that I now have to turn to Game of Thrones . . .)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:00pm chresti:

Dizzy!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:10pm listener 126464:

sick day
  Swag For Life Member 9:11pm Jinx:

holy crap! never heard that Dobie Gray track before; it's killer.
  9:12pm Will:

Mike, how come you don't have our own show.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:16pm chresti:

do the empty eye!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:20pm chresti:

@boogaloo
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:22pm coelacanth∅:

greetings Mike Sin; opticians
  9:24pm kev:

Yay the Impressions
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:25pm chresti:

Hi coelacanth(/)
  9:27pm kev:

Ooo Funkidelic
  9:27pm davek:

Thee best!!! Had this single forever!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:28pm coelacanth∅:

hey chresti!

(& ditto bout the imps)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:28pm chresti:

I like the Persuasions' version of this. Too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:30pm chresti:

@I Wanna Testify, called "Women and Drinkin'
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:32pm chresti:

actually, just the "testify" part is similar
  9:47pm kev:

Is this for mick?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:47pm coelacanth∅:

holy crap! i forgot all about this one. my older sister used to love this song. i don't think i've heard it in 35 years!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:48pm chresti:

I encountered rappers starting when I was 12
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:49pm coelacanth∅:

(...probably 40-50 years, more likely)
  9:50pm steve from gberg:

hmmm the roots of a tom petty tune...
Avatar 9:51pm herb.nyc:

Such great songs, thanks! I didn't hear "lazy day" but Stan played Spanky and our Gang doing it (that's the original, right?). He gave it a personal intro, closing out his show (2 nights ago). Take care, Warren Lee, RIP.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:51pm chresti:

The Rapper came out when I was 12-13
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:51pm coelacanth∅:

first rap song i ever heard was probably commander cody's version of hot rod lincoln, so that was around 48 years ago!
  9:54pm John from Florham Park:

Hello fellow listeners
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:54pm chresti:

Thanks Mike! Great!
  9:58pm kev:

Thx
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:59pm coelacanth∅:

Thanks Mr.Sin
  10:00pm katharsis:

Thank you
  4:32pm Jerry Hopkins:

Thanks for playing "Summer Sadness"My brother Jay and I under the name Twinn Connexion recorded on the Decca Label in 1968..two reissues exist one reissued Cherry Red 2010 ...another "Songs From the Heart" on Big Pink 2011...Jerry
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