Saturday, July 25, 2009


Two hours with the organizers of the Bella Terra Art Music and Culture Festival, taking place next weekend in Great Barrington. With a couple great songs by The Great Chris Merenda.

Pics coming shortly.

The festival is gonna be a blast. Go.

Friday, July 17, 2009


rawk rawk rawk

Morells: That Mellow Saxophone

Charlie Haden Liberation Orchestra: Going Home (Dvorak 9th)
CeU: Cangote

James McMurtry: Levelland
ZoZo Sisters: Walk Away Renee (feat. Linda Ronstadt)
Sean Rowe: Old Black Dodge

Nick Brignola Sextet: Body and Soul
Splatter Trio:
6 Things to Cycle Part 2 (Good Good Coffee)
Jimmy Durante: We're Going UFO-ing
The Wild Ones: Wild Thing

Ike & Tina Turner: River Deep Mountain High (orig version)
Elvis Costello: The Beat (live boot Syracuse Jabberwocky 1978)
Herman's Hermits: Heartbeat
Bettye LaVette: Heart of Gold

Jimmy Jones: Don't You Just Know It
PIL: This Is Not a Love Song
k.d. lang and the reclines: Turn Me Round

Dirty Projectors: Cannibal Resource
Scala Girl's Chorus: I Touch Myself

Friday, July 10, 2009


Jeanne and I hosted first Bruce Mandel then Rani Arbo and Daisy Mayhem Extraordinary and fun...

Morells: That Mellow Saxophone

Bruce Mandel interview and performance

Rotary Connection: Tales of Brave Ulysses
Darius: Pretty Flamingo

Rani Arbo and Daisy Mayhem interview and performance

Wally Hughes: Cadillac Car
Traffic Safety Announcement
Firemen: Highway

Friday, July 03, 2009


No Cheese Shack Girls this week, so I stretched a little.

Morells: That Mellow Saxophone

Maisie Rugen: The Star Spangled Banner
Dave Alvin: 4th of July
Flying Lizards: Summertime Blues
Jimi Hendrix Experience: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Johnny Rivers: Summer Rain
Ronnettes: Walking in the Rain
Justin Mather: Little House in Vegas (live on the Splatto Festival 2007)
Explorers Club: Forever

Rubinoos: Rock and Roll is Dead
Frankie Lane: Rawhide
Merry Clayton: Gimme Shelter
Jonathan Richman: Roadrunner (alternative version)

Grizzly Bear: Owner of a Lonely Heart
Yes: Every Little Thing

Electric Flag: Groovin' is Easy
LeRoi Brothers: Treat Her Right
Texas Tornados: Dinero

Fiona Apple: Get Him Back
Howlin Wolf: Shake for Me (Ebbets Field, Chicago, 1973)
Led Zeppelin: How Many More Times (live boot, Paris 1970)
Les Mykells: Ce Que Tu As
Southside Johnny: Nothing But a Heartache

Vogues: 5 O'Clock World
Smithereens: Only a Memory
King Kahn and the Shrines: I Wanna Be a Girl
Len Price 3: Christian in the Desert