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Options May 21, 2020: fill-in for Dave the Spazz

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Husker Du  It's Not Funny Anymore   Options   0:00:03 (Pop‑up)
Boozoo Chavis  I'm Ready Me   Options   0:02:09 (Pop‑up)
Ohio Express  Had to Be Me   Options   0:05:21 (Pop‑up)
The Davis Sisters  Rock-a-Bye Boogie   Options   0:07:56 (Pop‑up)
The Box Tops  Every Time   Options   0:10:34 (Pop‑up)
Alex Chilton  I've Had It   Options   0:13:09 (Pop‑up)

Music behind DJ:
Frank DeVol 

The Fuzz   Options


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Isley Brothers   I Wanna Know (Baby Will You Be Mine)   Options Ronald Isley born on May 21  0:19:39 (Pop‑up)
Shop Assistants  Safety Net   Options   0:21:46 (Pop‑up)
Barry Biggs  One Bad Apple   Options   0:24:07 (Pop‑up)
Bo Diddley  Crackin' Up   Options   0:27:11 (Pop‑up)
Clyde & the Blue Jays  The Big Jerk pt 1   Options   0:29:12 (Pop‑up)
Ray Watts and the Questions  Till the Mets Win the Pennant   Options   0:31:47 (Pop‑up)

Music behind DJ:
Clyde & the Blue Jays 

The Big Jerk pt 2   Options


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Pete Best Combo  The Way I Feel About You   Options   0:38:23 (Pop‑up)
The Beatles  Reminiscing   Options   0:40:55 (Pop‑up)
Doug Sahm  Sometimes   Options   0:42:05 (Pop‑up)
Sir Doug & the Texas Tornados  Gene Thomas Medley   Options   0:44:28 (Pop‑up)
The Pretty Things  In the Square/The Letter/The Rain   Options   0:47:33 (Pop‑up)
My Bloody Valentine  On Another Rainy Saturday   Options happy birthday, Kevin Shields  0:53:26 (Pop‑up)

Music behind DJ:
Cal Tjader 

Tra-La-La Song   Options


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Os Selvagens  Deixa Pra La   Options   1:02:17 (Pop‑up)
Angry Samoans  Right Side of My Mind   Options   1:04:05 (Pop‑up)
Nat King Cole  Walking My Baby Back Home   Options   1:06:12 (Pop‑up)
J.J. Jackson  Come See Me   Options   1:08:50 (Pop‑up)
Johnny Guitar Watson  Ruben   Options   1:11:03 (Pop‑up)
The Animals  Roberta   Options happy birthday, Hilton Valentine  1:13:19 (Pop‑up)
The Byrds  Why   Options   1:15:56 (Pop‑up)

Music behind DJ:
Sneaky Pete Kleinow 

Hickory Wind   Options


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The Coasters  Cool Jerk   Options   1:24:16 (Pop‑up)
Jim Eller  For Adults Only   Options   1:27:05 (Pop‑up)
The Zakary Thaks  Face to Face   Options   1:30:34 (Pop‑up)
Walter Ward & the Challengers  The Mambo Beat   Options   1:33:16 (Pop‑up)
Rose Mitchell  Slippin' In   Options   1:35:26 (Pop‑up)
Hugu Tugu  Fino a Ieri   Options   1:37:41 (Pop‑up)
The Kinks  Top of the Pops   Options happy birthday, John Dalton  1:40:37 (Pop‑up)

Music behind DJ:
George Barnes 

Guitars Galore   Options


1:44:43 (Pop‑up)
Curtis Mayfield  Junkie Chase   Options   1:50:18 (Pop‑up)
Deniz Tek  R.P.M.   Options   1:55:18 (Pop‑up)
Spencer Davis Group  Can't Stand It   Options   1:57:21 (Pop‑up)
Wayne Newton  Johnny B. Goode   Options   1:59:46 (Pop‑up)
Alternative TV  Action Time Vision   Options   2:04:28 (Pop‑up)
The Who  Happy Jack (acoustic version)   Options   2:07:23 (Pop‑up)

Music behind DJ:
Tommy McCook 

Eight Years After   Options


2:10:32 (Pop‑up)
  E-Z Pop   John Hubley born on May 21  2:13:32 (Pop‑up)
Barrence Whitfield & the Savages  Fat Mama   Options   2:15:00 (Pop‑up)
The Downbeats  Don't You Know I Love You Baby   Options   2:17:33 (Pop‑up)
The Downbeats  I Can't Hear You No More   Options different band  2:19:59 (Pop‑up)
The Downbeats  It Won't Be Easy   Options different band  2:22:32 (Pop‑up)
The Canadian Downbeats  Surf Party   Options   2:25:06 (Pop‑up)

Music behind DJ:
Ernest Ranglin 

Everybody's Talkin'   Options


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James Brown  Get It Together part 2   Options   2:31:15 (Pop‑up)
Bassett Hand  Youm   Options   2:35:53 (Pop‑up)
Leonard Ware Trio  Doughnuts (with the Hole in the Middle)   Options   2:38:34 (Pop‑up)
Bobby Fuller Four   Pamela   Options   2:40:26 (Pop‑up)
Jackson Brothers  There's No Other Way   Options   2:42:27 (Pop‑up)
Dixie Cups  No True Love   Options   2:44:43 (Pop‑up)
The Jesters  What's the Matter Baby   Options   2:47:26 (Pop‑up)
Mose Allison  No Trouble Livin'   Options   2:49:21 (Pop‑up)
Lattimore Brown  Somebody's Gonna Miss Me   Options   2:51:34 (Pop‑up)
Mike Douglas  What Is a Square   Options   2:54:20 (Pop‑up)
Chuck McCann  outro   Options   2:57:05 (Pop‑up)

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Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:00pm Richard S:

  9:01pm JakeGould:

Avatar 9:01pm StringOFperils:

Nice to hear THIS.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:02pm Uncle Michael:

Avatar 9:02pm DonJuanTijuana:

Welcome! Welcome! Welcome Ira the K!!!
  9:02pm spodiodi:

- Ira the K -
agree w StringOfPerils
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:02pm Pauly from Clifton:

Good evening, Ira, and fellow listeners! What a treat! I hope all are coping and doing well.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:03pm JOE FROM DC:

Good evening fellow maniacs! Glad we made it thru the week and I hope we make it thru the next week! ON WITH THE SHOW!
  Swag For Life Member 9:03pm Ira:

Hi everyone. That's all I got.
  9:03pm BH:

Just saw a raccoon in the backyard before the sun set.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:04pm Chop Scott:

Good Evening Ira & Scott W.--Cheers!
  9:04pm CC:

I'm taking a break from the Ichiban stream and I thought Dave was going to be on??? hello Ira!!!...
  9:04pm JakeGould:

@BH: Just roll with it and don’t be a jerk to the raccoon.
Avatar 9:04pm Todd-o-phonic Todd:

One time when Boozoo played Maxwell's he was talking in between songs...his wife Leonia was doing merch in the back of the room. She yelled out "SHUT UP AND PLAY!".
Avatar 9:04pm LazArchives:

Strapped in, seat belt, hard hat, ready to GO!
  9:05pm JakeGould:

@Todd-o-phonicTodd: That’s what she said.
Avatar 9:06pm Joe B:

Hey Ira and everyone!
  9:06pm BH:

Jake: it looked like he was going into the back porch-ish area to eat whatever food the feral cats didn't eat.
Avatar 9:07pm Todd-o-phonic Todd:

Ira, you are the best at picking out hidden Ohio Express gems.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:07pm Sweet Corn Lizzie:

Hello Ira and all. Starting off great!
Avatar 9:07pm Todd-o-phonic Todd:

Or maybe you just play this one a lot and I don't realize it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:08pm mb:

Spazz lives!
  9:09pm JakeGould:

@BH: Good for the raccoon!
  Swag For Life Member 9:09pm georgia:

Read this interview with dave www.psreader.com...
  9:10pm JakeGould:

Good vibes to Dave and Nancy. Get well soon.
  9:10pm William W.D. 'Bud' Prize:

This song is a gas!
Avatar 9:11pm LazArchives:

Hi Georgia, Who's doing the cooking?
  9:12pm CC:

I never hear enough discussion about how the various strains can be either more intense or not???
  9:13pm JakeGould:

@CC: Not now please.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:13pm dave wuz here:

get well spazzes or i shoot this dog
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:13pm loveless:

@georgia Thanks for posting the link. Hello, everyone and thanks Ira for filling-in. Miss you Dave!
  9:13pm CC:

ok jake..youre right!!!
Avatar 9:14pm LazArchives:

Any chance you can play a Barbara Manning song? That'd be swell!
  9:14pm Sparkle Princess Stashu:

  9:15pm theChangeling:

Nice! I’ve had it!
  9:15pm P-90:

Spazzified Grunting Greetings, Ira and Ira-gutans!
Avatar 9:16pm John from NP:

Goodly evening Ira. Get well soon Mr. and Mrs. the Spazz.
Avatar 9:17pm DonJuanTijuana:

This must be celebrity night! All the big shots tuning in
  9:17pm Rick G:

Thanks for filling in again, Ira. Been an odd week, even in the context of this especially weird time.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:17pm Scott Williams:

Your mic sounds fabulous, Ira!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:17pm Uncle Michael:

Damn that Happy Kine!
  9:17pm P-90:

  9:18pm spodiodi:

get well, Spazz!
  9:18pm CC:

Ira... I would like to request that you throw in a few more monkey see, monkey do noises?!?
  9:19pm JakeGould:

I hear the monkey’s are in a constant state of grief… They just can’t break things the way they used to.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:21pm JOE FROM DC:

There were a few Perry Mason episodes where they got other actors to cover when Raymond Burr had to have surgery.
  9:21pm Slaboch:

Arthur Russell’s birthday too! Sounding great Ira!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:21pm McGroovey:

Happy birthday, Raymond Burr. My mom had a crush on him and never missed Ironsides.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:21pm Uncle Michael:

Lt. Tragg always got his smug ass handed to him, too.
  9:21pm Stacey:

So good to hear you!
  9:21pm P-90:

“Paging Dr. Zira, Dr. Fine, Dr. Zaius... Dr. Zira, Dr. Fine, Dr. Zaius...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:23pm Chop Scott:

Ira--for some further Raymond Burr I strongly suggest "His Kind of Woman". An insane piece of film, the cast is totally ridiculous!
Avatar 9:24pm Joe B:

paging Dr Milo ...
Avatar 9:25pm LazArchives:

Also Birthdays today, Fats Waller, Marc Ribot, Notorious B.I.G. Thats to the inter web.
  9:25pm vertual:

Perry Mason....tonight's episode.."The Case of the Vexing Virus."
  Swag For Life Member 9:26pm Ira:

I never watched Ironside, but I LOVED the Leadside episode of Get Smart.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:26pm Uncle Michael:

I'd kill for Paul Drake's wardrobe.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:26pm dave wuz here:

barry biggs berry berry good
Avatar 9:26pm Joe B:

wow great version of one bad apple!
Avatar 9:27pm Todd-o-phonic Todd:

@Chop Scott: Yes, the mighty Robert Mitchum/Vincent Price/Jim Backus triumvirate!
  Swag For Life Member 9:29pm Ira:

I wish I could sound 1/9 as cool as Bo when I asked, "What's buggin' you?"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:30pm Gaylord Fields:

Ira, I've signed on specifically to answer the question you asked in your head: Which Perry Mason episode did Tommy Noonan appear on? Rest assured it was "TCOT Crying Comedian" on which that favorite actor of yours was Perry's client. [Spoiler alert: He was innocent, and the real killer confessed in the courtroom.]
  9:31pm sufferwords:

Thanks Ira, skeletons and to the Spazz’ continued recovery and health- peace
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:31pm Chop Scott:

@Todd: Vincent Price is unhinged! What a fantastic nut job.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:33pm diciassette:

hello Ira and listeners! I was bombing down the freeway when the Shop Assistants came on and my speed mysteriously increased by 20 mph
  9:33pm BH:

my local sports network is airing Game 5 of the 2015 World Series right now
Avatar 9:33pm prguitar:

Hey there Ira! Phil Rivlin here (FMU Todd YLT request volunteer, OM friend and Fiam Guitars), glad to be joining you this evening.. Sending get well soon healing energy to Dave and Nancy.. Thanks for the great music.. Barry Biggs!! Irie!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:36pm Matt Fiveash:

I tuned in because I heard they play Norm Cash on this station
  9:38pm dustinshane:

Apparently, IRA means oldies. I will have to remember. Wait... not IRA... stupid Ai. but I love you Ai. I love you!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:38pm McGroovey:

  9:40pm CC:

that's all it takes..!..just a little reverb!!!
  9:42pm CC:

Avatar 9:42pm Todd-o-phonic Todd:

These guys remind me of Bambi Kino.
Avatar 9:43pm Joe B:

@Todd - as Jonesy says, before the Beatles were good!
  9:43pm Dungaroos Kipawah:

Strangely, my favorite version of "Sometimes."
Avatar 9:44pm Hackensack Slim:

Sir Doug, Yeah! This one's new to me.
  9:44pm CC:

I don't know what the hell is the matter with Texas!!!
  Swag For Life Member 9:44pm Ira:

@Dungaroos: You're going to hate the next song!
  9:45pm Dungaroos Kipawah:

@Ira: Haha. Impossible!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:45pm dave wuz here:

sahm more
  9:47pm Dungaroos Kipawah:

I dare you to do a three-peat of Sir Doug. Double shot Tuesday becomes . . . Threerple shot Thursday
  9:48pm CC:

all I know is most people get bored just sitting around!!!
  Swag For Life Member 9:49pm Ira:

Would you believe a three-peat of The Pretty Things?
  9:50pm Dungaroos Kipawah:

This works too. Beautiful
  9:50pm CC:

Very nice, Ira!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:56pm McGroovey:

I've never actually listened to Parachute. I figured it must sound more like Savage Eye than like SF Sorrow, but I was wrong, I think.

I love Cross Talk, but it sounds like no other Pretty Things record that I've heard.
Avatar 9:58pm Joe B:

mic sounding great
  9:59pm CC:

Ira...I think you are doing fine..!..great show... so far...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 9:59pm Chop Scott:

Yes--what Joe said!
Avatar 10:00pm TDK60:

Hi there.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:00pm Scott Williams:

what Joe B said: mic sounds great!
what Chop Scott said: what Joe said!
what Scott Muni said: hookie dookie
  10:00pm dustinshane:

Enjoyed your set very much! Thank you! Going to play some geetar now. Bye bye!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:01pm Uncle Michael:

Like Lee B calling for 8 bars of piano on Dr. Feelgood's Down At The Doctor. No piano.
Avatar 10:02pm Todd-o-phonic Todd:

A second Maxwell's story...first time Doug Sahm played Maxwell's, Rocky Morales was playing with him. I came upon him where the elite meet..in the men's room. Apropos of nothing, Rocky told me, "I used to be in the bug house but I'm okay now."
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:03pm radioronan:

I did not know this Tjader version existed. Great! Excellent show so far, Ira. Thanks for guest DJing.. Hope Dave's on the mend.
  10:06pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

Angry Samoans, YES!
Its raining today
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:07pm patrick321:

Just sitting in the couch enjoying the sounds and reading the comments w a nice glass of red. Hard to beat it.

Best wishes to Dave – this thing seems to drag on a long time for some.
Avatar 10:09pm TDK60:

Any Poco in your pile of LPs? (Hee.)
  10:10pm Farkus:

Farkus like em Sea Monkeys and girls in the bug house
  Swag For Life Member 10:11pm JG:

@Todd-o- phonic, cool story. What was the first Maxwell's story?
  10:13pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

About the Flipper show in 82'
Avatar 10:13pm TDK60:

I can't dance to this Watson, I think..
  Swag For Life Member 10:13pm Ira:

@TDK60: The closest I have to Poco will be my next mic break bg.
Avatar 10:14pm TDK60:

I recall your comment in Central Pk. a few years back...
Avatar 10:15pm Todd-o-phonic Todd:

@JG: First Maxwell's story is near top of playlist page concerning Boozoo Chavis.
Avatar 10:17pm TDK60:

Cool, the 45 version of Why, used to be a rare B-side.
  10:18pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

I want to drive a golf cart with a thousand watt capacitor!
  10:20pm Farkus:

watts a thousand watt capacitor?
  Swag For Life Member 10:20pm JG:

@Todd-o-phonic Oh I see it now. Sounds like something a guy named Boozo's wife would say
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:21pm McGroovey:

I never saw Flipper. They came through Albany (probably in '82), and they playing in a club in a bad part of town, and I couldn't find any other saps to go with me.
  10:21pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

Shut up Fartkiss, you big dummy.
  10:22pm Farkus:

your making Farkis madd
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:25pm Handy Haversack:

Hey, Ira, everyone. Late to the party but glad to be here.
  10:26pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

They rocked Maxwell's. I took friends who were into like Springsteen. They didn't know what to think at first. Afterwards they liked it.
But not Farkiss that big dummy.
Avatar 10:28pm Michael Shelley:

Don't even ask what movie we just watched!
  10:28pm Farkus:

now Farkus real mad, gonna make bowinky eat some bat soup.
  10:29pm vertual:

Stepsisters 2, Michael?
Avatar 10:29pm Michael Shelley:

  Swag For Life Member 10:30pm JG:

@ Michael Shelley, Is it "Gator"?
  10:31pm vertual:

HA! Can't wait for "critic's corner" on your show Saturday!
  10:31pm Farkus:

Farkus gonna watch combat and go to sleep.

Good night Ira and thank you.

Not you Bowinky.
  10:33pm Firebottle:

Dave the Spazz or Ira the K? I can't tell the difference. It's all good.
  Swag For Life Member 10:33pm JG:

Can never remember if Gator is the sequel to White lightning or if White lightning is the equal to Gator
  10:33pm Farkus:

O maybe Farkus watch Gator instead. Cause Bowinkle, he's making me mad. Farkus like boats jumping dirt roads, and Burt Reynolds.
Avatar 10:34pm Hackensack Slim:

@Todd-o-phonic And then Rocky's wife yelled through the door, "Shut up and Pee."
  10:37pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

Good night ya big dummy Farkus.

Gator is the sequel.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:38pm Marley P. Dogg:

Hi Ira, thanks for being on tonight! Hope you and Georgia are well!
  10:38pm johnzo:

hello all greetings from the middle west
  Swag For Life Member 10:40pm JG:

@Bowink , Yes but is it its equal
  10:41pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

No thank you, I'll have a splenda.
  10:43pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

Both great movies.
  10:43pm Michael:

I have nothing to say. Just let the music speak.
Avatar 10:43pm Hackensack Slim:

I dig this live Kinks in 72. This album doesn't get enough love.
  10:44pm Michael:

Why is my name black and not red?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:45pm Blues Mandinga:

  10:46pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

The kinks don't get enough love period. They were amd still are top shelf.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:46pm McGroovey:

@Michael you're not signed in
  10:46pm Jed:

"I'm a doctor, not a gardener!" Ha! Thanks Ira
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:46pm Chop Scott:

Ira! This is a killer show--thanks for stepping up to fill in for Spazz. Big wishes towards his recovery and return to the airwaves.
  10:47pm Jed:

Get well soon Dave!
  10:48pm Firebottle:

Tomatoes.. 19 cents a pound!
  10:48pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

What chop shop said x 2.
  10:49pm Michael:

Chicken thighs .89 cents a pound. Just saying.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:50pm Scott Williams:

Ira, how did you like "Get Crazy"?
Avatar 10:50pm Richie:

Hi! Great show Ira...I do hope Dave is doing OK
  Swag For Life Member 10:51pm JG:

@ Ira, the last several Thursday nights have been rocking
  Swag For Life Member 10:51pm JG:

But then they rock w Dave too
  Swag For Life Member 10:53pm Ira:

@Scott: loved Get Crazy. Time has been very kind to it. Great Lou Reed performance, and Bobby Sherman & Fabian were never better.
  Swag For Life Member 10:54pm JG:

What are the chances we'll hear some jerry reed?
  10:54pm BH:

looking at a tweet that has a pic of 1967 Shea Stadium concessions, a dollar gets you a shrimp basket and soft drink
  10:55pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

Julie Julie Juliedo ya love me.
Julie Julie Julie do you care!?

That Bobby Sherman?
Avatar 10:55pm Joe B:

@BH - saw that too - wonder what the soup was for 20 cents?
Avatar 10:55pm Richie:

Is concession stand shrimp the forerunner of gas station sushi?
  10:56pm BH:

the vagueness makes me suspect it's a "soup of the day"... meaning "whatever soup we decided to make today"
  10:56pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

Bat soup, of course.
  10:56pm steveL:

Watched Across 110th Street, the other night. Anthony Quinn and Yaphet Kotto. Odd casting, but apparently it might have been John Wayne and Sydney Poitier. Filmed in extremely gritty locations.

  10:56pm JakeGould:

@BH: You know soup of the day is always leftovers, right?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:57pm Handy Haversack:

Further evidence that the knish has always and only ever been disappearing from concession options?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:58pm McGroovey:

R.P.M. is very coverable.
  10:58pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

What about soup du jour?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:59pm Barney Grubbs:

I have always loved how many syllables are crammed into that RPM song
  10:59pm BH:

There somebody in KC tried operating a kosher food stand at Royals games. It lasted all of a year. The Knish didn't make a comeback in KC that year.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 10:59pm Scott Williams:

@Ira, agreed with all the above, and also some of John Densmore's best work!
Avatar 10:59pm Joe B:

@McGroovey - it is a cover!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:00pm Handy Haversack:

Never overheard in KC: "Get the Commish a knish."
  11:01pm JakeGould:

Those fried knishes are garbage. Baked or GTFO.
  11:01pm Bowinkle LeMotoe:

Good evening all.
Thank you Ira and team.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:02pm Barney Grubbs:

@joe b: is the 4 speeds version the original? Or is that a cover too
  11:03pm JakeGould:

Potato, broccoli and cheese and kasha… Baked. The only kinds.
Avatar 11:04pm Joe B:

@Barney - yes! a Gary Usher great!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:04pm Handy Haversack:

WFMU has been making me hungry all day long today for some reason. Trouble started the trouble with her tortilla talk.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:04pm Marley P. Dogg:

Hmmmm.... tortillas
  11:05pm JakeGould:

Wayne Newton is a treasure.
Avatar 11:05pm Mr & Mrs Bobby Microwave:

That's what I want! Thanks for the hits, Ira!
  11:08pm JakeGould:

This is so good!
  11:08pm lomojunkie71:

I'm back and enjoying this more than anything in my life at this moment
  11:09pm spodiodi:

Danke Schoen, Ira. Danke Schoen
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:09pm Barney Grubbs:

@joe: cool! I only know it because I randomly picked up a Surf & Drag comp at a used record store in Ithaca in like 1993 www.discogs.com...
  11:09pm lomojunkie71:

  11:10pm spodiodi:

First base
Avatar 11:11pm Joe B:

@Barney - Dennis Wilson on drums for the Four Speeds also! (and dennis also on my sting ray)
  11:11pm lomojunkie71:

Belle Biv DeVoe
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:14pm McGroovey:

@lomojunkie71 gesundheit!
  11:15pm JakeGould:

Susquehanna Hat Company?!?!
Avatar 11:16pm van chinski:

Be still my heart. A John Hubley call-out.
  11:17pm lomojunkie71:

@mcgroovey I have to look that up
  11:17pm Popa Wheelie:

Big fat mama loves her some ez pop pop corn.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:17pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Wait, what? Just tuned in. That was supposed to be a gag about microphone "P" pops?
  11:19pm Popa Wheelie:

Flip Wilson
  11:20pm lomojunkie71:

I'm thinking this is the best night I've had in a long time.
  11:20pm lomojunkie71:

I shouldn't think anymore.
  11:21pm JakeGould:

Still feeling liminal but at least I feel movement.
  Swag For Life Member 11:21pm Ira:

@Ken: Nothing funny about microphone "P" pops!
  11:22pm Tim 07030:

Is this the downbeat part of the show?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:22pm McGroovey:

I think this is probably the Downbeats part of the show.
Avatar 11:24pm Joe B:

gimme a downbeat, maestro!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:24pm McGroovey:

Oh. I was wrong; it's the Downbeats, not the Downbeats.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:24pm JOE FROM DC:

How long can we stay downbeat? And was that Hank Ballard singing lead on the first Downbeats?
  11:24pm lomojunkie71:

He will pick it up with from a motel 6
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:26pm JOE FROM DC:

Now these are some Downbeats! Did any of them appear on Upbeat?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:27pm McGroovey:

I'm guessing he's going to play the Downbeats, not the Downbeats, next.
  11:27pm Tim 07030:

Did any of the many Downbeats cover ‘Murder Most Foul’?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:28pm McGroovey:

So many different funny jokes.
  11:28pm spodiodi:

i can't get enough of that jam, Tim
  11:29pm JakeGould:

@McGroovey: Why can’t there just be one funny joke?
  11:30pm Jed:

Playing the Downbeats is one thing, and there's nothing wrong with the Downbeats, but I'll be danged before I sit here and listen to the Downbeats!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:30pm McGroovey:

Maybe there is just one good funny joke, and we've all just been laughing along politely with all the other jokes?
Avatar 11:30pm TDK60:

..there'll be a quiz..
  11:30pm William W.D. 'Bud' Prize:

Nostalgia this, nostalgia that.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:31pm McGroovey:

Another good band name would be The Canadian Pennsylvanians.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:33pm Gaylord Fields:

Not sure about which came first, Ira, but I do believe Garner Ted Armstrong plays on both songs.
Avatar 11:36pm van chinski:

More Cronenberg goodness.
  11:38pm John L:

I'd recognize Joe Silver's voice anywhere. It gives me SHIVERS!!!
  11:41pm JakeGould:

I like doughnuts with cream in the middle.
  11:41pm otto:

Thanks for the tunes and chitter chatter Ira and all - ta ta!
  11:42pm JakeGould:

But that’s not the kinda doughnut they were singing about.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:42pm McGroovey:

Hey, cool discovery, that Donuts I mean Doughnuts song is freely downloadable at archive.org
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:45pm McGroovey:

He, cool discovery, that Jackson Brothers record is available as a 7" from Norton Records. I'm adding it to the list of things I want to throw money at them for.
Avatar 11:48pm Michael Shelley:

What a #1 hit this is!
  11:48pm spodiodi:

i agree
Avatar 11:48pm Joe B:

and it was a b-side!
Avatar 11:53pm van chinski:

Swell show! Thanks for the great company during rough times. Best wishes for Dave the Spazz feeling better.
  11:55pm Tim 07030:

Thank you Ira and Scott back at the ranch, great show!
Avatar 11:55pm TDK60:

Thanks, night.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:55pm Handy Haversack:

Thanks, Ira! Night, all.
Avatar 11:55pm Joe B:

great show Ira, thanks!
  11:55pm spodiodi:

thanks, Ira!
thanks, crew!
get well, Spazz!
  11:56pm Rick G:

Thanks Ira and all
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:56pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Zats, almost 12 already. Thanks, Ira. Stay well, YLT & DTS. Thanks a ton, skeleton.
  11:56pm Slaboch:

Wow! Never heard that Lattimore Brown song. SO GREAT!
  11:56pm JakeGould:

Mike Douglas is groovy.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:56pm McGroovey:

Groov[e]y show, IRAtK!
  11:56pm steveL:

“This nut we call a square...”
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:57pm radioronan:

Thanks Ira! Thanks Skeleton crew!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 11:58pm Scott Williams:

Great show, Ira - thanks! No hitches, no glitches
  11:58pm JakeGould:

Thanks Ira!
  12:00am KWilde:

Thanks Ira - great show as usual
Avatar 12:00am Mr & Mrs Bobby Microwave:

Great show. Thanks from LA,
Avatar 12:00am prguitar:

Thanks Ira for a super show!! You and Georgia take good care!!
Avatar 12:00am LazArchives:

Have a great weekend Ira, THANKS for a fantastic show!
  Swag For Life Member 12:19am Ira:

Thanks to one & all!
  Swag For Life Member 11:16am lluisb:

Great show, nice to hear a couple of songs covered by the Flamin Groovies - and get well, Spazz!
  11:54am Miss Georgia Peach:

Great fill in! Thank you
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