CLA Radio 12/15/17: Atlantic Records

What: Atlantic Records co-founder Ahmet Ertegun died 11 years ago yesterday, so I thought we’d take a stroll through the fabulous music that the label put out during the 1950s and 1960s.

In an industry known for cutthroat bastards, Ahmet was a rare guy.

The material is in roughly chronological order.

When: Friday, December 15, 2017; 6:00 PM Pacific/9:00 PM Eastern.

(We usually start a bit later than the scheduled time, because Generalissimo’s Aftershow generally runs late.)

Where: Duane FM in the Hughniverse (subscription required).

Spotify playlist: Here. (* HOF memorial not included on the Spotify list.)

Additional info: Hope you can join us in chat!

Twitter info: My Twitter handle is @ConservativeLA. The show hashtag is #CLARadio.

Set list:

* Ahmet Ertegun 2007 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Ceremony Memorial – Paul Shaffer narrates
Sticks McGhee and His Buddies – Drinkin’ Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee – Drinkin’ Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee (1949)
Joe Morris And His Orchestra – Someday You’ll Be Sorry – Harlem Nocturne…1951-1952 (1951)
The Drifters, Clyde McPhatter – Money Honey – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop…(September 1953)
Ray Charles – Mess Around – The Atlantic Studio Albums In Mono (May 1953)
Ray Charles – Heartbreaker – The Atlantic Studio Albums In Mono (September 1953)
The Clovers – Little Mama – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop, Rock And Bobby Socks (February 1954)
Big Joe Turner – Shake, Rattle And Roll – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop, Rock And Bobby Socks (April 1954)
The Clovers – Your Cash Ain’t Nothin’ But Trash – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop…(July 1954)
LaVern Baker – Tweedle Dee – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop, Rock And Bobby Socks (November 1954)
Joe Turner And His Blues Kings – Flip Flop And Fly – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop…(February 1955)
T-Bone Walker – Play On Little Girl – Ruby Baby Atlantic Rhythm and Blues 1955 (September 1955)
Ray Charles – Drown In My Own Tears – The Atlantic Studio Albums In Mono (February 1956)
Big Joe Turner – Corrine Corrina – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop, Rock And Bobby Socks (March 1956)
Big Joe Turner – Boogie Woogie Country Girl – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop… (March 1956)
The Drifters – Ruby Baby – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop, Rock And Bobby Socks (March 1956)
Big Joe Turner – Wee Baby Blues – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (June 1956)
Ray Charles – Get On The Right Track Baby – The Atlantic Studio Albums In Mono (May 1957)
Ray Charles – Black Coffee – The Atlantic Studio Albums In Mono (August 1957)
Bobby Darin – Splish Splash – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop, Rock And Bobby Socks (May 1958)
Ruth Brown – This Little Girl’s Gone Rockin’ – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop…(August 1958)
Clyde McPhatter – A Lover’s Question – Atlantic Top 60 Doo Wop…(September 1958)
David Newman, Ray Charles – Fathead – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (November 1958)
LaVern Baker – Back Water Blues – Atlantic Jazz Best Of The 50’s (1958)
King Curtis Octet – Just Smoochin’ – Yakety Yak Atlantic Rhythm and Blues 1955-1959 (1958)
John Coltrane – Cousin Mary – Atlantic Jazz Best Of The 50’s (January 1960)
The Mar-Keys – Last Night – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (June 1961)
Booker T and The MG’s – Green Onions – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (September 1962)
Solomon Burke – Everybody Needs Somebody To Love – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (January 1964)
The Drifters – Under The Boardwalk – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (June 1964)
Percy Sledge – When A Man Loves A Woman – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (March 1966)
The Capitols – Cool Jerk – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (May 1966)
Johnnie Taylor – I Got To Love Somebody’s Baby – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (June 1966)
Wilson Picket – Land Of 1000 Dances – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (July 1966)
Eddie Floyd – Knock On Wood – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (October 1966)
Sam and Dave – You Don’t Know Like I Know – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (March 1967)
Arthur Conley – Sweet Soul Music – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (March 1967)
The Bar-Kays – Soul Finger – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (April 1967)
King Curtis – Memphis Soul Stew – Atlantic R7B Hits Of The Sixties (September 1967)
Clarence Carter – Snatching It Back (single version) – Atlantic R&Hits Of The Sixties (February 1969)
Betty Wright – Clean Up Woman – Atlantic R&B Hits Of The Sixties (November 1971)

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CLA Radio 12/08/17: Neil Young

What: Some biographical material from Don’t Be Denied (a BBC documentary), and some of my favorite songs by Neil Young, especially from 1973 to 1977.

When: Friday, December 8, 2017; 6:00 PM Pacific/9:00 PM Eastern.

(We usually start a bit later than the scheduled time, because Generalissimo’s Aftershow generally runs late.)

Where: Duane FM in the Hughniverse (subscription required).

Spotify playlist: Here. (* Documentary excerpts not included on the Spotify list.)

Additional info: Hope you can join us in chat!

Twitter info: My Twitter handle is @ConservativeLA. The show hashtag is #CLARadio.

Set list:

* Neil Young: Don’t Be Denied – BBC documentary – Part 1 – Overview, Early Years
Neil Young, Crazy Horse – Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere – Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
* Neil Young: Don’t Be Denied – BBC documentary – Part 2 – CSNY versus Crazy Horse
Crosby Stills Nash and Young – Helpless – Deja Vu
* Neil Young: Don’t Be Denied – BBC documentary – Part 3 – On To The Next Thing
Neil Young – Alabama – Harvest
* Neil Young: Don’t Be Denied – BBC documentary – Part 4 – Kept On Going
Neil Young – Words (Between The Lines Of Age) – Harvest
* Neil Young: Don’t Be Denied – BBC documentary – Part 5 – Not Dragged Down By Success
Neil Young – Don’t Be Denied – Time Fades Away
Neil Young – L A – Time Fades Away
Neil Young – Last Dance – Time Fades Away
* Neil Young: Don’t Be Denied – BBC documentary – Part 6 – Manson Didn’t Take Rejection Well
Neil Young – Revolution Blues – On The Beach
* Neil Young: Don’t Be Denied – BBC documentary – Part 7 – You Can’t Just Do It Again
Neil Young – For The Turnstiles – On The Beach
Neil Young – Albuquerque – Tonight’s The Night
Neil Young – Come On Baby Let’s Go Downtown – Tonight’s The Night
Neil Young – Roll Another Number (For The Road) – Tonight’s The Night
Neil Young – Tired Eyes – Tonight’s The Night
* Neil Young: Don’t Be Denied – BBC documentary – Part 8 – Heroin
Neil Young – Tonight’s The Night Part II – Tonight’s The Night
Neil Young – Barstool Blues – Zuma
Neil Young – Stupid Girl – Zuma
Neil Young – The Old Country Waltz – American Stars ‘N Bars
Neil Young – Saddle Up The Palomino – American Stars ‘N Bars
Neil Young – Star Of Bethlehem – American Stars ‘N Bars
Neil Young – Homegrown – American Stars ‘N Bars
* Neil Young: Don’t Be Denied – BBC documentary – Part 9 – Rust Never Sleeps (Devo)
Neil Young – Cortez The Killer – Live Rust
Neil Young, Crazy Horse – When You Dance You Can Really Love – Year Of The Horse

CLA Radio 12/01/17: Jaco Pastorius

What: A profile of the late, great bassist Jaco Pastorius — “the Jimi Hendrix of bass” — who was born on the upcoming air date of this show, and died tragically at the age of 35.

About half the show consists of clips from a fabulous documentary by Steve Shepherd, Punk Jazz : A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius, available in its entirety on YouTube.

When: Friday, December 1, 2017; 6:00 PM Pacific/9:00 PM Eastern.

(We usually start a bit later than the scheduled time, because Generalissimo’s Aftershow generally runs late.)

Where: Duane FM in the Hughniverse (subscription required).

Spotify playlist: Here. (Any selections marked with an asterisk are not included on Spotify.)

Additional info: Hope you can join us in chat!

Twitter info: My Twitter handle is @ConservativeLA. The show hashtag is #CLARadio.

Set list:

* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 01 Overview
Jaco Pastorius – Soul Intro/The Chicken – The Essential Jaco Pastorius
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 02 Early Life
Jaco Pastorius – Okonokole’ Y Trompa – Twins Live in Japan 1982
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 03 Wayne Cochran
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 04 Pitching To Zawinul
Weather Report – Port Of Entry – The Essential Jaco Pastorius
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 05 Bobby Colomby
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 06 Record Deal
Jaco Pastorius – Donna Lee – Jaco Pastorius
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 07 Portrait Of Tracy with Narration
Jaco Pastorius – 6/4 Jam – Jaco Pastorius
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 08 Ego
Herbie Hancock – 4 AM – The Essential Jaco Pastorius
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 09 Joni Mitchell
Joni Mitchell – Herjira – The Essential Jaco Pastorius
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 10 Weather Report Audition
Weather Report – Barbary Coast – The Essential Jaco Pastorius
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 11 Weather Report Takes Off
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 12 Accept Transmissions
Weather Report – Jaco Solo (Asaka 1978) – The Legendary Live Tapes
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 13 Partying
Joni Mitchell – Talk To Me – The Essential Jaco Pastorius
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 14 Warner Brothers, Deterioration
Jaco Pastorius – Word Of Mouth – Anthology Warner Brothers
Jaco Pastorius – Invitation – Twins Live in Japan 1982
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 15 Further Deterioration
Jaco Pastorius – Continuum – The Essential Jaco Patorius
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 16 Full-Blown Bipolar
Weather Report – Punk Jazz – The Essential Jaco Pastorius
* Punk Jazz – A Portrait of Jaco Pastorius – Part 17 Coda
* Jaco Pastorius Modern Electric Bass instructional video overdub

CLA Radio 11/24/17: Dylan

What: A random stroll through the music of Bob Dylan. About half covers, and half some of Dylan’s more off-the-beaten track performances. Just stuff I like.

When: Friday, November 24, 2017; 6:00 PM Pacific/9:00 PM Eastern.

(We usually start a little later than the scheduled time, because Generalissimo’s Aftershow generally runs late, but whether or not there will be an Aftershow this week is uncertain.)

Where: Duane FM in the Hughniverse (subscription required).

(And be sure to stay tuned to Duane FM after my show most weeks to hear Generalissimo’s musical response.)

Spotify playlist: Here. (Any selections marked with an asterisk are not included on Spotify.)

Additional info: Hope you can join us in chat!

Twitter info: My Twitter handle is @ConservativeLA. The show hashtag is #CLARadio.

Set list:

Bob Dylan – Tough Mama – Planet Waves
Nickel Creek – Tomorrow Is A Long Time – Why Should The Fire Die
Bob Dylan – Going, Going, Gone – Planet Waves
Bob Dylan – I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight – John Wesley Harding
Fairport Convention – Percy’s Song – Unhalfbricking
Bob Dylan – I Threw It All Way – Nashville Skyline
The White Stripes – One More Cup Of Coffee – The White Stripes
Bob Dylan – The Wicked Messenger – John Wesley Harding
Cowboy Junkies – If You Gotta Go, Go Now – Rarities
Bob Dylan – Odds And Ends – The Basement Tapes
Neil Young – Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues – Bob Dylan 30th Anniversary Concert
Bob Dylan – Something There Is About You – Planet Waves
Susan Tedeschi – Lord Protect My Child – Hope And Desire
Bob Dylan – Went To See The Gypsy – New Morning
Neko Case – Buckets Of Rain – Live From Austin
The Band – When I Paint My Masterpiece – Cahoots
Chris Thile, Brad Mehldau – Don’t Think Twice It’s Alright – Chris Thile And Brad Mehldau
Bob Dylan – On A Night Like This – Planet Waves
Texas Tornados – To Ramona – A Little Is Better Than Nada
Bob Dylan – If Dogs Run Free – New Morning
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds – Wanted Man – The Firstborn Is Dead
Bob Dylan – From A Buick 6 – Highway 61 Revisted
Bob Dylan – Stuck Inside Of Mobile – Blonde On Blonde
Johnny Winter – Highway 61 Revisited – The Best Of Johnny Winter
Bob Dylan – Country Pie – Nashville Skyline
Emmylou Harris – Every Grain Of Sand – Wrecking Ball
Bob Dylan – Drifter’s Escape – John Wesley Harding
Buddy Miller – With God On Our Side – Universal United House Of Prayer
Bob Dylan – You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere – The Basement Tapes

CLA Radio 11/17/17: Gratitude (repeat)

The next edition of ConservativeLA Radio (on Duane FM in the Hughniverse, Friday, 11/17/17, 6:00 PM Pacific/9:00 PM Eastern, time approximate depending on when the Aftershow wraps up) will be a rebroadcast of the Gratitude show, originally broadcast 11/23/12. (One song has been removed for copyright compliance.)

The program dispenses with the then-usual between-set narration and lets the music run.

Thanks to the Tribbles who provided suggestions for some of the songs on the program.

Hope you can stop by and listen, and join us in chat!

A reconstructed Spotify version of the playlist is available here.

(I’m also on Twitter.)

Set List:

Phil Keaggy: In The Light Of The Common Day
Darius Rucker: This
Travis Tritt: It’s A Great Day To Be Alive
ZZ Top: I Thank You
Hezekiah Walker & LFC: Grateful
John Lee Hooker: Mr. Lucky
Martina McBride: Blessed
Sly & The Family Stone: Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)
Cowboy Copas: A Satisfied Mind (not included on the Spotify set list)
Poi Dog Pondering: Thanksgiving
Bob Marley & The Wailers: Give Thanks & Praises
Jonny Lang: Thankful
Wayne Newton: Danke Schoen
Marty Robbins: My Woman, My Woman, My Life
The Festival Choir and Hosanna Chorus: Come, Ye Thankful People Come
Vince Guaraldi Trio: Thanksgiving Theme
Earth, Wind & Fire: Gratitude
Montgomery Gentry: Lucky Man
Natalie Merchant: Kind And Generous
John Hiatt: Thank You Girl
Jars Of Clay: Sunny Days
The Beach Boys: God Only Knows
The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir: (In Everything) We Give Thanks
Drive-By Truckers: The Thanksgiving Filter
Kutless: Everything I Need
Marty Stuart: Hobo’s Prayer
Alison Krauss and Robert Plant: Your Long Journey
Jason Gray: Good To Be Alive
Emmylou Harris: Every Grain Of Sand
Louis Armstrong: What A Wonderful World
Maria McKee: Life Is Sweet

CLA Radio 11/10/17: Songs About Women, Part 1

What: A fairly straightforward topic: Songs About Women. I got behind on this week’s show by biting off a bit more than I could quickly chew as far as the necessary research. But this is a decent show I had in Drafts that deserves an airing. Hope you enjoy it.

When: Friday, November 10, 2017; 6:00 PM Pacific/9:00 PM Eastern. (We usually start a little later than the scheduled time, because Generalissimo’s Aftershow generally runs late, but this week we’ll likely start at the scheduled time because of Veteran’s Day.)

Where: Duane FM in the Hughniverse (subscription required).

(And be sure to stay tuned to Duane FM after my show most weeks to hear Generalissimo’s musical response.)

Spotify playlist: Here. (Any selections marked with an asterisk are not included on Spotify.)

Additional info: Hope you can join us in chat!

Twitter info: My Twitter handle is @ConservativeLA. The show hashtag is #CLARadio.

Set list:

Chris Thile – You’re An Angel, And I’m Gonna Cry – How To Grow A Woman From The Ground
Roy Orbison – Oh, Pretty Woman – 16 Biggest Hits
The Beach Boys – California Girls – Summer Days (And Summer Nights)
Little Feat – Dixie Chicken – Waiting For Columbus
Big Moose – Ramblin Woman – Chicago Blues Of The 1960s
The Hollies – Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress) – Distant Light
The Doors – LA Woman – LA Woman
Percy Sledge – When A Man Loves A Woman – When A Man Loves A Woman
Bob Marley and The Wailers – No Woman, No Cry – Live
Waylon Jennings – Good Hearted Woman – Ultimate Waylon Jennings
Aretha Franklin – (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman – Lady Soul
Gilda Radner – I’m A Woman – Greatest Hits Of The National Lampoon
The Guess Who – American Woman – Platinum and Gold Collection
Led Zeppelin – Living Loving Maid (She’s Just A Woman) – Led Zeppelin II
Bob Dylan – Just Like A Woman – Blonde On Blonde
Stevie Wonder – Boogie On Reggae Woman – At The Close Of A Century
The Beatles – She’s A Woman – Past Masters Vol 1 and 2
Robert Plant, Alison Krauss – Rich Woman – Raising Sand
Van Morrison – Brown Eyed Girl – Blowin’ Your Mind
The White Stripes – Fell In Love With A Girl – White Blood Cells
Whiskeytown – Lo-Fi Tennessee Mountain Angel – Faithless Street
Ernest Tubb – Walking The Floor Over You – 20th Century Masters
The Coasters – Poison Ivy – Rhino Hi-Five
The Cars – My Best Friend’s Girl – The Cars
The Waitresses – I Know What Boys Like – Best Of
Cheap Trick – Southern Girls – In Color
Derek and The Dominos – Layla – Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs
The Band – Up On Cripple Creek – The Band
Buddy Miller, Jim Lauderdale – It Hurts Me – Buddy and Jim

CLA Radio 11/03/17: Byrds Family Tree (1961-1996)

What: A (mostly) chronological stroll through the music of the Byrds, as well as related artists. Alternate show title: Byrds & Company, with more of an emphasis on the country-flavored material than on the psychedelic stuff.

When: Friday, November 3, 2017; 6:00 PM Pacific/9:00 PM Eastern.

Where: Duane FM in the Hughniverse (subscription required).

(And be sure to stay tuned to Duane FM most weeks after my show to hear Generalissimo’s musical response.)

Here’s a fantastic sort of flowchart of the Byrds timeline.

Spotify playlist: Here. (Any selections marked with an asterisk are not included on Spotify.)

Additional info: Hope you can join us in chat!

Twitter info: My Twitter handle is @ConservativeLA. The show hashtag is #CLARadio.

Set list:

Chad Mitchell Trio – Mighty Day – Mighty Day On Campus (1961)
McGuinn on banjo

Les Baxter’s Balladeers – Linin’ Track – Jack Linkletter…Presents A Folk Festival Recorded Live
David Crosby

The Beefeaters (Byrds) – Don’t Be Long – Preflyte Sessions (November 1964)
McGuinn, Gene Clark, David Crosby, session drums and bass

The Byrds – I’ll Feel A Whole Lot Better – Mr Tamborine Man (June 1965)
McGuinn, Clark, Crosby, Chris Hillman, Michael Clarke

The Byrds – Chimes Of Freedom – Mr Tamborine Man

The Byrds – Turn Turn Turn – Turn Turn Turn (December 1965)
McGuinn, Clark, Crosby, Hillman, Clarke

The Byrds – It’s All Over Now Baby Blue – Turn Turn Turn

The Byrds – Eight Miles High – Fifth Dimension (July 1966)
McGuinn, Crosby, Hillman, Clarke, Gene Clark leaves this album

The Byrds – Time Between – Younger Than Yesterday (February 1967)
McGuinn, Crosby, Hillman, Clarke, Clarence White, Vern Gosdin

Gene Clark – Tried So Hard – Gene Clark with the Gosdin Brothers (February 1967)

Nashville West – Intro – Nashville West (Featuring Clarence White) (recorded 1967)

Nashville West – Mental Revenge – Nashville West (Featuring Clarence White)

The Byrds – Wasn’t Born To Follow – The Notorious Byrd Brothers (January 1968)
McGuinn, Hillman, Crosby fired this album, Clarke leaves, Red Rhodes, Clarence White, Jim Gordon

The Byrds – You Ain’t Going Nowhere – Sweetheart of the Rodeo (August 1968)
McGuinn, Hillman, Gram Parsons, Kevin Kelley, Lloyd Green

The Byrds – Nothing Was Delivered – Sweetheart of the Rodeo

The Byrds – Hickory Wind – Sweetheart of the Rodeo

Flying Burrito Brothers – Sin City – The Gilded Palace of Sin (February 1969)

Flying Burrito Brothers – Wheels – The Gilded Palace of Sin

The Byrds – Drug Store Truck Drivin’ Man – Dr Byrds & Mr Hyde (March 1969)
McGuinn, White, John York, Gene Parsons, Lloyd Green

The Byrds – Deportee – Ballad of Easy Rider (November 1969)
McGuinn, White, York, Gene Parsons

Crosby Stills Nash and Young – Deja Vu – Deja Vu (March 1970)

The Byrds – Chestnut Mare – Untitled Unissued (September 1970)
McGuinn, White, Gene Parsons, Skip Battin

The Byrds – All The Things – Untitled Unissued

The Byrds – Truck Stop Girl- Live At Royal Albert Hall (recorded May 1971)
McGuinn, White, Battin, Gene Parsons

The Byrds – Pale Blue – Byrdmaniax (June 1971)
McGuinn, White, Gene Parsons, Battin

The Byrds – Farther Along – Farther Along (November 1971)
McGuinn, White, Gene Parsons, Battin

Graham Nash, David Crosby – Southbound Train – Graham Nash David Crosby (April 1972)

Gram Parsons – That’s All It Took – GP (January 1973)

Clarence White, Roland White, John Hartford – Moonlight Waltz (Live 1973) – Flatpick

The Byrds – Full Circle – Byrds (March 1973)
McGuinn, Clark, Crosby, Hillman, Clarke

Gene Parsons – Drunkards’s Dream – Kindling (November 1973)

Gene Parsons – Sonic Bummer – Kindling

Gene Clark – Life’s Greatest Fool – No Other (September 1974)

Chris Hillman, Herb Pedersen – Close Up The Honky Tonks – Bakersfield Bound (1996)

Chris Hillman, Herb Pedersen – Playboy – Bakersfield Bound

Roger McGuinn, et al – My Back Pages – Bob Dylan 30th Anniversary Concert (recorded October 1992)

CLA Radio 10/20/17: Live At The Fillmore

What: All live music from the Fillmore (West [FW below] and East [FE]), with an emphasis on the late 1960s and early 1970s.

When: Friday, October 20, 2017; 6:00 PM Pacific/9:00 PM Eastern.

Where: Duane FM in the Hughniverse (subscription required).

(And be sure to stay tuned to Duane FM most weeks after my show to hear Generalissimo’s musical response.)

Spotify playlist: Here. (Any selections marked with an asterisk are not included on Spotify.)

Additional info: Hope you can join us in chat!

Twitter info: My Twitter handle is @ConservativeLA. The show hashtag is #CLARadio.

Set list:

Tower of Power – Introduction, Back On The Streets Again – Fillmore The Last Days (FW 1971)
Janis Joplin – Ball And Chain – Cheap Thrills (FW 1968)
Grateful Dead – Bertha – Grateful Dead (Skull and Roses) (FE 1971)
Jimi Hendrix (Band of Gypsies) – Hear My Train A Comin’- Live At The Fillmore East (FE 1969)
Miles Davis – Sanctuary – Miles At The Fillmore (FE 1970)
Derek and The Dominos – Little Wing – Live At The Fillmore (FE 1970)
Joe Cocker – Sticks And Stones – Mad Dogs and Englishmen (FE 1970)
Lucinda Williams – I Lost It (FW 2003)
Humble Pie – Hallelujah (I Love Her So) – Performance Rockin’ The Fillmore (FE 1971)
Aretha Franklin with Ray Charles – Spirit In The Dark – Live At Fillmore West (FW 1971)
Sly and The Family Stone – Are You Ready – Live At The Fillmore East (FE 1968)
New Riders Of The Purple Sage – I Don’t Know You – SetList The Very Best (FE 1971)
Greatful Dead – Mama Tried – Live Albums Collection (FE 1971)
King Curtis – Memphis Soul Stew – Live At The Fillmore West (FW 1971)
Bad Brains – Riot Squad – Live At The Fillmore 1982 (FW 1982)
Muddy Waters – Forty Days And Forty Nights – Authorized Bootleg (FW 1966)
BB King – How Blue Can You Get – Live Fillmore East (FE 1971)
The Flying Burrito Brothers – Christine’s Tune – Authorized Bootleg (FE 1970)
The Byrds – Time Between – Live At The Fillmore 1969 (FW 1969)
Los Lonely Boys – Heaven – Life At The Fillmore (FW 2004)
Los Lobos – Guantanamera – Live At The Fillmore (FW 2004)
Faces – Too Much Woman – You Can Make Me Dance (FE 1970)
Jefferson Airplane – She Has Funny Cars – We Have Ignition (FW 1966)
The Allman Brothers Band – One Way Out – At Fillmore East (FE 1971)
The Move – Don’t Make My Baby Blue – Live At The Fillmore 1969 (FW 1969)
Quicksilver Messenger Service – Calvary – Live At The Fillmore June 7 1968 (FW 1968)
The Byrds – You’re Still On My Mind – Live At The Fillmore 1969 (FW 1969)
Frank Zappa and The Mothers – Little House I Used To Live In – Fillmore East June 1971 (FE 1971)
The Allman Brothers Band – Hot ‘Lanta – Live At The Fillmore East (FE 1971)

CLA Radio 10/13/17: Rockabilly

Illustration by Tom Richmond.

What: A brief stroll through the wonderful, wacky world of Rockabilly, with an emphasis on music from 1955 and 1956.

When: Friday, October 13, 2017; 6:00 PM Pacific/9:00 PM Eastern.

Where: Duane FM in the Hughniverse (subscription required).

(And be sure to stay tuned to Duane FM most weeks after my show to hear Generalissimo’s musical response.)

Spotify playlist: Here. (Any selections marked with an asterisk are not included on Spotify.)

Additional info: Hope you can join us in chat!

Twitter info: My Twitter handle is @ConservativeLA. The show hashtag is #CLARadio.

Set list:

Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five – Ain’t That Just Like A Woman – Number 1’s
Little Junior Parker – Love My Baby – Sun Records Boogie BBQ
Moon Mullican – Grandpa Stole My Baby – The Extended Play Collection
The Maddox Brothers and Rose – Shot Gun Boogie – Live On The Radio
Little Junior Parker – Mystery Train – Sun Records 60 Years 60 Singles
Elvis Presley – That’s All Right – Elvis At Sun
Johnny Cash – Cry Cry Cry – The Essential Johnny Cash
Johnny Burnette and The Rock ‘N’ Roll Trio – Rock Billy Boogie – Complete Coral Recordings
Johnny Burnette and The Rock ‘N’ Roll Trio – The Train Kept A Rollin’ – Complete Coral Recordings
Carl Perkins – Boppin’ The Blues – Original Golden Hits
Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps – Bop Street – Complete Recordings 1956-1964
Joe Maphis – Guitar Rock ‘N’ Roll -Go Cat Go Rarities Of Rockabilly
Skeets McDonald – You Oughta See Grandma Rock -Go Cat Go Rarities Of Rockabilly
Bill Flagg – Guitar Rock – Bill Flagg
Janis Martin – Drugstore Rock ‘N’ Roll – Rockabilly Gems
Ray Harris – Come On Little Mama – Rockabilly Gems
Joe Clay – Ducktail – Rockabilly Gems
Dale Hawkins – See You Soon Baboon – Rockabilly Madness
Chuck Berry – You Can’t Catch Me – Gold
Carl Perkins – Right String But The Wrong Yo Yo – Original Golden Hits
Johnny Burnette and The Rock ‘N’ Roll Trio – Oh Baby Babe – Complete Coral Recordings
Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps – Dance To The Bop – Ed Sullivan Show 1957
Billy Curley Barrix – Cool Off Baby – Rockabilly Gems
Hayden Thomson – Rock-A-Billy Gal (2) – Rock-A-Billy Gal The Sun Years
Eddie Cochran – Twenty Flight Rock – The Best Of Eddie Cochran
Joe Bennett and The Sparkletones – Black Slacks – 1957-1959
Eddie Cochran – C’mon Everybody – Somethin’ Else
Janis And Her Boyfriends – Bang Bang – Rockabilly Insanity
Glen Glenn – One Cup Of Coffee – The Glen Glenn Story, Everybody’s Movin’
Wanda Jackson – Fujiyama Mama – Rockin’ With Wanda
Glen Glenn – Everybody’s Movin’ – Rockabilly Gems
Johnny Horton – The Electrified Donkey – The Essential Johnny Horton
Johnny Cash – I Got Stripes – Classic Cash and Boom Chicka Boom
Johnny Bond – Hot Rod Lincoln – Rockabilly Gold Masters
Hasil Adkins – She Said – Out To Hunch
Dave Edmunds – My Baby Left Me – Get It
Dave Edmunds – I Knew The Bride – Hand Picked, Musical Fantasies
The Polecats – Rockabilly Guy – The Best Of The Polecats
Sleepy LaBeef – Boogie Woogie Country Girl – Sun Records Rockabilly Rarities
The Cramps – Zombie Dance – Songs The Lord Taught Us
The Blasters – Never No More Blues – The Blasters
The Blasters – No Other Girl – The Blasters
Stray Cats – Built For Speed – Greatest Hits
The Luxurious Panthers – Japanese Rockabilly Kat In Outerspace – Greatest Hits Collection
Voodoo Swing – Hillbilly Rock ‘N’ Roll – Keep On Rollin’
Stan Freberg – Old Payola Roll Blues (4:23 NET VS. 9:04)
Ernie Berti And The Voca-Tones – I’m Alive – Rockabilly Wildcats
Ray Campi – Johnny’s Jive – The Original Rockabilly Album
Big Sandy and His Fly-Rite Boys – It’s Time – Pickathon Music Festival 2009
Roy Hall – See You Later Alligator – Rare Wild Rock 50’s Vol 2

CLA Radio 09/29/17: National Coffee Day

What: Songs about coffee, in honor of National Coffee Day.

When: Friday, September 29, 2017; 6:00 PM Pacific/9:00 PM Eastern.

Where: Duane FM in the Hughniverse (subscription required).

(And be sure to stay tuned to Duane FM most weeks after my show to hear Generalissimo’s musical response.)

Spotify playlist: Here. (Any selections marked with an asterisk are not included on Spotify.)

Additional info: Hope you can join us in chat!

Twitter info: My Twitter handle is @ConservativeLA. The show hashtag is #CLARadio.

Set list:

The Jayhawks – Five Cups Of Coffee – Blue Earth
Bela Lugosi – Would You Care For Some Coffee – Scratch
The Ink Spots – Java Jive – The Ink Spots Retropective
Bottle Rockets – Coffee Monkey – Bottle Rockets – Leftovers
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – Recitative, Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht – Bach Coffee Cantata…
Mississippi John Hurt – Coffee Blues – Complete Studio Recordings
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – Aria, Hat man nicht mit seinen Kindern – Bach Coffee Cantata…
Squeeze – Black Coffee In Bed – Spot The Difference
The White Stripes – One More Cup Of Coffee – The White Stripes
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – Recitative, Du boses Kind – Bach Coffee Cantata BWV 211
The Cranberries – Wake Up And Smell The Coffee – Wake Up And Smell The Coffee
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – Aria, Ei wie schmecht der Coffee susse – Bach Coffee Cantata…
Frank Sinatra – The Coffee Song – Ring-A-Ding-Ding
Humble Pie – Black Coffee – Eat It
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – Recitative, Wenn du mir nicht den Coffee lass’st – Bach Coffee…
Peggy Lee – Black Coffee (Single) – 20th Century Masters
Lefty Frizell – Make That One For The Road A Cup Of Coffee – The Complete Columbia Sessions
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – Aria, Madchen, die von harten Sinnen – Bach Coffee Cantata…
Ella Fitzgerald – Black Coffee – Let No Man Write My Epitaph
Trisha Yearwood – Just A Cup Of Coffee – Greatest Hits
Jearlyn Steele, Garrison Keillor – Coffee Jingle – A Prairie Home Companion OST
Colonial Club Orchestra – You’re The Cream In My Coffee – Dance Band Hits Of The 30s and 40s
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – Recitative, Nun folge, was dein Vater spricht – Bach Coffee Cantata…
Johnny Cash – Cup Of Coffee – Everybody Loves A Nut
Augustus Pablo – Java – This Is Augustus Pablo
Robert (Bob) Marley – One Cup Of Coffee – Songs Of Freedom
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – Aria, Heute noch – Bach Coffee Cantata BWV 211
Bob Dylan – One More Cup Of Coffee – Desire
Abbey Lincoln – Lonesome Cup Of Coffee – Crazy He Calls Me
Ella Mae Morse – 40 Cups Of Coffee – Capitol Collectors Series
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – Recitative, Nun geht und sucht der alte Schlendrian – Bach…
Black Flag – Black Coffee – Slip It In
Cream – The Coffee Song – Those Were The Days
Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell – Black Caffeine – Old Yellow Moon
The Andrews Sisters – Proper Cup Of Coffee – Capitol Collectors Series
The Arrogant Worms – The Coffee Song – Toast
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra – Trio, Die Katze lasst das Mausen nicht – Bach Coffee Cantata…
Clara Smith – Ain’t Got Nobody To Grind My Coffee – Vol 5
Ray Charles – Black Coffee – The Atlantic Studio Albums