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"Big Carnivorous Feast" with mark (archive)

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 | 10:00 to 12:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
* Titus Andronicus Richard II The Monitor XL new... playing with Spider Bags, I think, somewhere around here, I think, pretty soon I think.
The The The Twilight Hour Soul Mining Epic 1983
Talking Heads Born Under Punches Remain In Light Sire 1980
The La Drivers Union Por Por Group Shidaa, A Song of Praise and Tribute to Elders and Union Leaders Honk Horn Music of Ghana Smithsonian Folkways a controlled cacophony of honking horns, beating on wheel rims, pumping tires, and singing voices. "La" is a section of Ghana's capitol city, Accra.
The Uhuru Dance Band Agbadza (VA) Ghana Soundz Vol. 2 Soundway Fine compilation of funky West African music of the 1970s
* Witch Tooth Factory Lazy Bones!! Normal/QDK 1975, Zambia. garage-pysch rock!
The Black Hollies Number Ten Girl Softly Towards The Light Ernest Jenning 2009
Alex Chilton Funky National 1970 Ardent 1970, between his departure from the Box Tops and the convening of Big Star. R.I.P. Alex Chilton 3-17-2010. And thanks.
Alex Chilton Sugar Sugar / I Got The Feelin' (Heavy Medley) 1970 Ardent
Teenage Fanclub Slow Fade Man-Made Merge 2005
* Ted Leo & The Pharmacists Where Was My Brain? The Brutalist Bricks Matador new!
Fake Swedish No Exit Get Correct Demonbeach 2005
* Laxmikant Pyarelal Soul of Bobby Bollywood Remembers Laxmikant Pyarelal: The Best of the EMI Years Saregama Fine new 2-CD comp documenting the career of composing duo Laxmikant Shantaram Kudakar and Pyarelal Sharma, who always went by the "team name," Laxmikant Pyarelal.
Lata Mangeshkar & Mukesh Ek Pyar Ka Nagma Hai Bollywood Remembers Laxmikant Pyarelal: The Best of the EMI Years Saregama
* Ramesh Sharm-e Boos-e (VA) Pomegranates: Persian Pop, Funk, Folk, and Psych of the 60s and 70s B-Music/Finders Keepers awesome
* Josh Rouse Don't Act Tough El Turista Yep Roc new
* Ton & Sergio Vou Sair Do Cativeiro (VA) Brazilian Guitar Fuzz Bananas Tropicalia In Furs 1967-76 fuzz guitar madness comp from Brazil
* Waterloo Meet Again First Battle Guerssen 1970 prog rock album from Belgium.
Cotton Jones Gotta Cheer Up Paranoid Cocoon Suicide Squeeze 2009
Hank Williams There'll Be No Teardrops Tonight The Original Singles Collection Mercury 1949
W. Lee O'Daniel & His Hillbilly Boys Lonesome Road Blues (VA) Doughboys, Playboys and Cowboys: The Golden Years of Western Swing Proper
Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys Playboy Chimes The Tiffany Transcriptions Vol. 6 Rhino multi-volume set of radio transcriptions that's fantastic. Bob Wills' bday was March 6
Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks Barstool Boogie Selected Shorts Surfdog
* Carolina Chocolate Drops Your Baby Ain't Sweet Like Mine Genuine Negro Jig Nonesuch new!!!!!!
Mississippi Shieks Tell Me To Do It Right Stop and Listen Yazoo a popular and influential black guitar and fiddle group of the 1930s. They were notable mostly for playing country blues but were adept at many styles of United States popular music of the time.
* Efterklang Raincoats Magic Chairs 4AD new from Copenhagen
* Bullion That's Not Dee Pet Sounds In The Key Of Dee self-released Beach Boys remixed!!!
* Archie Bronson Outfit Run Gospel Singer Coconut Domino new from the UK