Tuesday, December 23, 2014


Here it is, in all of its primitive splendor:

Unknown: Trumpet X-Mas
Ed Grimley: The Fella Who Couldn't Wait For Christmas
Dan Blocker:Deck The Halls
Walter Brennan: Just Three Letters for christmas
Leonard: Santa Claus Santa Claus
X-Mas Project: Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht
Chuck Negron: Joy To the World
Neil Diamond: Cherry Cherry Christmas
Rev. JM Gates: Did You Spend Christmas Day In Jail?
Dirty Boys: All I Want 4 X-Mas
Thirsty Dave's Western Caravan:
Psycho Santa Thirsty Dave's Western Caravan
Commander Cody: Daddy's Drinkin Up Our Christmas
Charlie Watts Riots: The Christmas Bit
James Brown: Let's Make Christmas Mean Something This Year
Elvis Presley Jr.: Silent Night
Michelle Cody: Merry Christmas, Elvis
The Chipmunks: The Chipmunk Song, Corrected
A Leonard Cohen Christmas
Fab Four: Away In A Manger
Bugs Bunny: Blue Christmas
Betty Johnson: I Want Eddie Fisher For Christmas
Unknown: Jinguru Beru
Some Turkish Guy: Jingle Bells
Lonzo and Oscar: Jangle Bells
Billy Idol: Frosty The Snowman
Chris Rozzi: I Wanna Spend Christmas In Your Booty
Scott Weiland: I'll Be Home For Christmas
Blinky Graphite: Stone Soul Christmas
Joseph Spence: Santa Claus is Coming To Town
Johnny Bowtie Barstow: The First Noel
Shana Lynette: Mr. Russian Please Don't Shoot Down Santa's Sleigh
ToToM: Rudolph The Paranoid Reindeer
Rick Blackson: Helicopter Santa Claus

Saturday, December 21, 2013

12.20.13 CHRISTMAS IN HELL 2013

Thanks to the lovely Jeanne Bassis for letting us befoul the airwaves ones again!

Christmas in Hell 2013 Part One


Christmas in Hell  2013 Part Two


Saturday, December 22, 2012

12.21.12 XMAS IN HELL 2012

I'll post the playlist a little later but for now, you can download the whole show right

Thursday, November 15, 2012


President Barack Obama: Let’s Stay Together
Tarzan TV theme
Morells: That Mellow Saxophone

Oscar and the Jets: Povo Povo Uam Uam Baby
DeLillos: Om Og Om Og Om Og Om Og Igjen
Ivor Cutler: I Believe in Bugs
Exciters: Do-Wah Diddy

Sister Nancy: Bam Bam
The Trinikas: Remember Me
Van & Titus: Cry Baby Cry
Concrete Blonde: Joey

Tony Joe White: Tastes Like Chicken
Ivor Cutler: I Ate A Lady’s Bun
Gonstermachers: Gasstationchickendinnerromance
Bobby Rush: Chicken Heads
Rufus Thomas: Do The Funky Chicken

Modern Lovers: She Cracked
M Frog Labatt: WE Are Crazy
OV Wright: I’d Rather Be Blink, Crippled and Crazy
Skeletons: Crazy Country Hop
James Boys: Ah Ha Crazy Pt 1
Dolly Parton: Drives Me Crazy
Patsy Cline: Crazy
The Mint Chicks: Crazy? Yes! Dumb? No!
Clint Eastwood: I Talk To The Trees
Al Vance: Every Woman I know Is Crazy Bout Automobiles

Genya Ravan: Do You Know What I Mean

Saturday, October 06, 2012


Thanks to Oakes and Smith for stopping by and PLEASE stop by again.
And thanks, as always, to Ted Potrikus for driving over and co-hosting.

President Barack Obama: Let’s Stay Together
Tarzan TV Theme
Morells: That Mellow Saxophone

Billy Arnold and His Strangers: A Cowboy Has To Sing
Eddie Holland: Little Miss Ruby

Jeff Beck Group: Got The Feeling, Ain’t No Sunshine, Ice Cream Cakes, Definitely Maybe, New Ways (BBC boot)

Roy Mantrell: That Mellow Saxophone
Smiley Lewis: I Hear You Knocking

Ed Grimley: The Fella Who Couldn’t Wait For Christmas
Blotto: Let’s Eat
Mountain: Never In My Life

Eric Margan and the Red Lions: An Ocean Blue
Justina and Joyce: Forest Green
Calexico: Para

Van and Titus: Cry Baby Cry

Oakes and Smith interview and performance

Sunday, September 02, 2012


Humble Pie: Hallelujah I Just Love Her So
Yardbirds: I Ain’t Got You
Paul Stanley Yelling
Howlin’ Wolf: I Ain’t Superstitious

Searchers: Hearts In Her Eyes
Knickerbockers: Lies
Flamin’ Groovies: Shake Some Action
Paul Stanley Yelling
Badfinger: No Matter What

Donnas: Take It Off
Grand Funk: Bad Time
Roy Orbison: In Dreams
Don Dixon: Praying Mantis

Fleetwood Mac: Oh Well Pt. 1 and 2
Ian Dury: Wake Up and Make Love With Me
Pete Shelley: Homosapien

Steppenwolf: Monster / Suicide / America
Hartz Mountain Parakeet Training Record
World Party: Ship Of Fools
Pere Ubu: Nonalignment Pact

Toots and the Maytals: Pressure Drop
Selecter: Too Much Pressure
Joe Jackson: The Harder They Come

Kinks: I Need You
Paul Revere and the Raiders: Just Like Me
Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels: Sock It To Me Baby

Marianne Faithful: Broken English
David and David: Welcome To The Boomtown
Santana: Everybody’s Everything

Wednesday, August 22, 2012


It was fabulous to finally meet Leo Crandall in the flesh and an honor to have him playing in the studio.  As my pal Marcy, listening in from San Diego, observed : "Amazingly great. Period."  If the recording is decent, I'll post it this weekend.  This Friday: Rex Fowler from Aztek Two-Step and Splatto faves Loves It! all the way from Austin, Texas.

President Barack Obama: Let’s Stay Together
Tarzan TV Theme
Morells: That Mellow Saxophone

Sky Smeed: Cool Summer Evening, Leaving, Wake Up

Lovely Eggs: Have You Ever Heard a Digital Accordian?
Theramin with Vocal Group and Orchestra: Radar Blues
Vogues: 5 O’Clock World

Jerry Coulstron: Bon Bon Baby
Downbeat 5: Dum Dum Ditty
Dave Clark Five: Because

Sylvia Patricia: Lagrimas e Vodka
Superlito: Perro Come Perro
Texas Tornados: Who’s To Blame Seniorita?
Takashi Kamide: Takashi Kamide
Todd Reynolds: Tree-Oh

Leo Crandall interview and performance 

Sunday, August 12, 2012

8.10.12 SPATTO YS

Thanks to Jim Benson for stopping by to talk about WordXWord , and thanks to Al Q for the pic!

President Barack Obama: Let’s Stay Together
Tarzan TV Theme
Morells: That Mellow Saxophone

Lou Reed: Berlin

Charanga Cakewalk: Dirty Cumbia

Jim Benson Interview

Half Man Half Biscuit: Took Problem Chimp To Ideal Home Show
Hiromi: Caravan
Ron Holloway & Gil Scott-Heron: Is That Jazz

Girls In Trouble: Waltz For A Beheading; DNA
Icky Blossoms: Babes

Carl Stalling Project: The Unexpected Pest
Robots In Disguise: Turn It Up
Kate McGarry: Just What I Needed

Sean Rowe: Downwind
Lambchop: The Producer
Sibylle Baier: I Lost Something In The Hills

Crickets: I Fought The Law
Barbie Gaye: My Boy Lollipop
Raindrops: Hanky Panky
Mark James: Suspicious Minds

George Jones and The Jones Boys: Imitation of Love

Tuesday, August 07, 2012


SugaSwing Session: Sayin' It And Doin' It
Supreme Crème: Superfunky
Cal Jenkins: The Elbow
Lee Rogers: Sex Appeal

Stanton Moore Trio: Maple Leaf
Bar-Kays: Son of Shaft
Clarence Reid: Nobody But You Babe

Bobby Freeman: Everybody’s Got A Hangup
Ofs Limited: Mr. Kidneys
Persuaders: Trying Girls Out

Modulations: Those Were The Best Days Of My Life
Van & Titus: Cry Baby Cry
Young Holt Unlimited: Light My Fire

Don Gardner: My Baby Likes To Boogaloo
Lewise Bethune: Chitown Boogaloo
Fantastic Johnny C: Boogaloo Down Broadway

Parliament: Heart Trouble
Exciters: Do Wah Diddy
Wilson Pickett: Ninety-Nine And A Half Won’t Do

James Young And The House Wreckers: Funky Booty
2nd Amendment Band: Backtalk Pts 1 & 2
Sharon Jones And The Dap Kings: Pick It Up, Lay It In The Cut

Tina Britt: Sookie Sookie
Funkadelic: Free Your Mind And Your Ass Will Follow

Soonthorn Sujaridchan: OudTaLud Bump
Qrquesta Cubana De Musica Moderna: Vehicle
Material: Memories (feat Whitely Houston)

Tina Turner: Soul Deep
Joe Tex: I Wanna Be Free
Barbara Lewis: Baby I’m Yours

Olympics: Papa Will
Lyn Collins: Do Your Thing
Cooking’ On 3 Burners: Dog Wash

Sunday, July 29, 2012


President Barack Obama: Let’s Stay Together
Tarzan TV Intro
The Morells: That Mellow Saxophone

Gene Dozier and The Brotherhood: A Hunk Of Funk
Margie Hendrix: Don’t Destroy Me
Marlena Shaw: Feel Like Making Love

Shirley Nanette: Give and Take
Laura Lee: Dirty Man
Danielia Cotton: Make You Move

West Coast Revival: Feelin’ Alright
Delfonics: Didn’t I Blow Your Mind This Time
Doris Duke: I’d Do It All Over You

Bagdads: Jelly
Gentle Persuasion: Rub Your Stub
Daptones: It’s Your Thing / Hey Pocky Way

Tim Taylor: It’s A Funky Situation
Conspiracy: Kount Funkular
Ripple: I Don’t Know What It Is But It Sure Is Funky

Ann Peebles: Feel Like Breaking Up Somebody’s Home
Jackie Ross: Take Me For A Little While
Eloise Carter: My Man Rockhead

Chuck Brown And The Soul Searchers: If It Ain’t Funky
Groove Street Band: Shake Your Pants
Stevie Wonder: Signed Sealed Delivered (live boot)

ST4: Funky
Shirley Ellis The Clapping Song