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Monthly Archives: December 2008



Alternative Therapy Playlist 12-27-2008
Show #395
Guns N Roses – Better
Kings of Leon – Crawl
Arctic Monkeys – I Bet That You Look Good On The Dance Floor
Iggy & The Stooges – Shake Appeal
The Hives – You Dress Up For Armageddon
The Kinks – Destroyer (request)
Robert Fripp & Brian Eno – The Heavenly Music Corp.
David Bynre & Brian Eno – Strange Overtones
U2 – Tryin’ To Throw Your Arms Around The World
Paul Simon – Another Galaxy
Talking Heads  Houses in Motion
Brian Eno – Third Uncle
Devo – Gut Feeling
Mick Ronson – Slaughter On 10th Avenue
The Lights – Victims of the Pleasure of the Sense of Hearing
Blowupblow – Sunshine On The Front Line, Part 1
The White Stripes – Girl, You Have No Faith In Medicine
New York Dolls – Jet Boy
The Hold Steady – Your Little Hoodrat Friend
Television – See No Evil
Link Wray – Jack The Ripper
Spin Doctors – What Time Is It?/Off My Little
The Who – Eminence Front
Nirvana – You Know You’re Right (request)
The Black Keys – Psychotic Girls (request)
James Brown – Make It Funky



Alternative Therapy Playlist 12-20-2008
Show #394
“Alternative Therapy’s Xmas Jukebox Special”
Motely Crue – Shout At The Devil ’97(request)
Def Leppard  – Love Bites (request)
Nirvana – Come As You Are (request)
Stone Temple Pilots – Interstate Love Song (request)
Smashing Pumpkins – Cherub Rock (request)
Weezer – Buddy Holly (request)
Faster Pussycat – Silent Night (request)
John Prine – Christmas In Prison (request)
Magnapop – Christmas Card From A Hooker In Minneapolis (request)
Santana – Everything’s Coming Our Way (request)
Violent Femmes – Kiss Off (request)
Elvis Costello & The Attractions – No Action (request)
Ramones – All’s Quiet On The Eastern Front (request)
Jimi Hendrix – Little Drummer Boy/Silent Night/Auld Sang Syne (request)
Laura Nyro – Christmas In My Soul (request)
Concrete Blonde – Little Wing (request)
Walter Becker – Book of Liars
Lou Barlow – Mary
Joel Kroeker – Buy Nothing At All For Christmas
Matty Dread – Veni, Veni
The Residents – Santa Dog
Captain Beefheart & the Magic Band – There Ain’t No Santa Claus On The Evening Stage (request)
The Beatles – 1964 Beatle Fan Club Record
The Naked Trucker & T-Bones Show – Little Girls and Hobos
Phil Spector & Artists – Silent Night
Rudy Casoni – S’no Balls
Little T & One Track Mike – Snow Angels
James Brown – Hot Pants (She Got To Use What She Got, To Get What She Wants)

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Alternative Therapy Playlist 12-13-2008
Show #393
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Berlin
The Whigs – Like A Vibration
Modest Mouse – We’ve Got Everything
The Police – Can’t Stand Losing You (request)
Mick Ronson – All The Young Dudes
The Hold Steady – Sequestered In Memphis
Van Morrison – (Straight To Your Heart) Like A Cannonball (request)
Martin Denny – Song of the Bayou
Radiohead – Bodysnatchers
Pavement – Cream of Gold
Hard Place – The Photographer
The Who – Who Are You?
David Bowie – It Ain’t Easy
Be Bop Deluxe – Axe Victim
Cousin Dale – Punk Rock Show
Tangerine Dream – Movement of a Visionary
Sigur Ros – #1 (aka “Vaka”)
Joni Mitchell – Overture – Cotton Avenue
Serge Gainsbourg (with Bridget Bardot) – Bonnie and Clyde
Tori Amos – Don’t Make Me Come To Vegas
Chicago – It Better End Soon (1st Movement)
Chicago – It Better End Soon (2nd Movement)
Chicago – It Better End Soon (3rd Movement)
Gentle Giant – In A Glass House
Bjork – Human Behaviour
Kate Bush – Love and Anger
James Brown – Can I Get Some Help?



Alternative Therapy Playlist 12-6-2008

Show #392

The Eels – Flyswatter
Drywall – Police Call
Interpol – Untitled (request)
Cream – Tales of Brave Ulysses
The Doors – Soul Kitchen
Tom Verlaine – Saucer Crash
Neko Case – Star Witness
Chris Isaak – Wicked Game
Ryan Adams – This House Is Not For Sale
The Beatles – Long, Long, Long
PJ Harvey – Dear Darkness
Graham Nash/David Crosby – Where Will I Be?
Elliot Smith – A Fond Farewell
Jack Nitzsche – #5
Cat Power – Werewolf
Belacqua – Cruel Line
Tom Waits – 9th & Hennipin
Tori Amos – ’97 Bonnie & Clyde
Belle & Sebastian – If You’re Feeling Sinister
Snakefinger – The Man In The Black Sedan
Genesis – The Waiting Room
The Clash – The Magnificent Seven
Feist – Sealion
The Long Winters – The Commander Thinks Aloud (Future Mix)
Iron & Wine – Wolves (Song of the Sheppard’s Dog)
James Brown – Papa Don’t Take No Mess

41 Due to my computer ineptitude – I was unable to add three week’s playlists to the old site. For your dining and dancing pleasure, please see below. Things should become sequential again soon. I promise!

Here’s last week playlist:

Alternative Therapy Playlist 11-29-2008
Show #391
“Songs About Music”
Shel Silverstein – Rock N’ Roll Band
Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit
Hole – Celebrity Skin
The Sex Pistols – EMI
Sleater-Kinney – I Want To Be Your Joey Ramone
The Psychedelic Furs – We Love You
Queen – Death On Two Legs (Dedicated to….
Visual – The Music Got Me
10cc – The Worst Band In The World
Stan Ridgway – Garage Band ’69
Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros – On The Road To Rock And Roll
Tom Tom Club – Genius of Love
Donald Fagen – H Gang
Propellerheads – Velvet Pants
“The Hot Rock” OST – Listen To The Melody/Dixie Tag
The Tiny – Everything Is Free
Neil Young & Stephen Stills – Mr. Soul
Bob Dylan – Talkin’ New York
Drive By Truckers – Self-Destructive Zones
Lucinda Williams – Drunken Angel
CCR – Lodi
Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention – Lonesome Turkey/Peaches En Regalia (request)
The Dandy Warhols – Bohemian Like You
Nilsson – Take 54
They Might Be Giants – XTC vs. Adam Ant
The Beatles – Only A Northern Song
The Buggles – Video Killed The Radio Star
The Monkees – Pleasant Valley Sunday
The Rolling Stones – The Under Assistant West Coast Promotion Man
James Brown – I Don’t Hear No Music

and the previous week:

Alternative Therapy Playlist 11-22-2008

Show #390

The Frames – Fake
Ok Go – Hello, My Treacherous Friends
Stan Ridgway – Brand New Special and Unique
Roxy Queen – Beauty Queen
Spoon – My Little Japanese Cigarette Case
Paul McCartney & Wings – Mrs. Vanderblit
10cc – How Dare You?
Tears For Fears – Head Over Heels/Broken
Kate Bush – The Red Shoes
Modest Mouse – Dashboard
Thomas Dolby – Flying North
Cake – Meanwhile, Rick James…
David Byrne – Monkey Man
Bloc Party – Banquet (request)
BBC Radiophonic Workshop – The Krotons
The Flaming Lips – Mr. Ambulance Driver
David Essex – For Emily, Whenever I May Find Her
The Tiny – Closer
Kristen Hersh – Sundrops
Aloha – Balling Phase
Arthur Lyman Group – Scheherazade
Stevie Wonder – Love Having You Around
Willie Nelson – Do You Mind Too Much I Don’t
Toots & the Maytals (with Willie Nelson) – Still Is Still Moving To Me
The Specials – Rudi, A Message To You
Harry Nilsson – It Is He Who Will Be King/Daybreak
James Brown – People Get Up And Drive Your Funky Soul

And the week before that:

Alternative Therapy Playlist 11-17-2008


Show #389

Cousin Dale – Wasted
Blur – Song 2
The White Stripes – Bone Broke
Ramones – All’s Quiet On The Eastern Front
Potatoes – B.T.R.
The Untouchables – Wild Child
Jane’s Addiction – Been Caught Stealing (request)
Double – Woman of the World
The Jimi Hendrix Experience – Voodoo Child (Slight Return) (request)
Yo La Tengo – Sugarcube
Smashing Pumpkins – I Am One
Midnight Oil – Beds Are Burning (request)
Mick Ronson – Only After Dark
Reeves Gabrels – Line
Fleetwood Mac – Oh Well, Part 2
Bon Iver – The Wolves (Act 1 & 2)
Bob Dylan – Visions of Johanna
Nick Drake – At The Chime Of A City Clock
Hedwig & The Angry Inch – Midnight Radio (request)
Perez Prado & His Orchestra – Mosaico Cubano
Pretenders – Love’s A Mystery
Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
Elvis Costello & The Imposters – There’s A Story In Your Voice
Supersuckers – Creepy Jackalope Eye
The Guess Who – Back To The City
Miriam Makeba – Beware, Verwoerd!
James Brown Body Heat


That’s it for KHSU. of course. The University has “taken back” their radio station.  Everyone one who worked there – kicked to the curb. So be it. Moving on. We are moving on.