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Monthly Archives: December 2011

Alternative Therapy’s Xmas Spectacular, Saturday December 24, 2011 on KHSU 90.5, Arcata CA and KHSR 91.9 Crescent City/Brookings
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The Persuasions “Lumpy Gravy” from Frankly Acapella on Earthbeat

The Fleshtones “Santa Claus” from Stocking Stuffer on Yep Roc Records

They Might Be Giants “Santa Claus” from Holidayland – EP on Idlewild Recordings

Los Straightjackets “A Marshmellow World” from Rock en Espanol Vol 1 on Yep Rock

The Carpenters “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (exerpt)” from Carptenters Gold on A & M Records

Faster Pussycat “Silent Night” from Monster Ballads X-Mas on Razor & Tie Label

The Residents “Santa Dog” from Single on Ralph

The Beatles “1968 Christmas Fan Club Record” from Single on Apple

Jimi Hendrix And Friends “Little Drummer Boy/Silent Night/Auld Land Syne” from Merry Christmas and Happy New Years on MCA

Paul Simon “Getting Ready For Christmas Day” from So Beautiful or So What on Hear Music

Little T and One Track Mike “Snow Angel” from TRL Christmas on Atlantic

The Pogues “Fairytale Of New York” from If I Should Fall from Grace With God on Island

Walter Becker “Book of Liars” from 11 Tracks of Whack on Giant

Herbie Hancock “River” from River: The Joni Letters on Verve

Laura Nyro “Christmas In My Soul” from Live at the Fillmore East – May 30, 1971 on columbia

The Heath Brothers “Our Little Town” from Jingle Bell Jazz on columbia

Joel Kroeker “Buy Nothing At All For Christmas” from MELODRAMA on True North Records

Magnapop “Christmas Card From A Hooker in Minneapolis” from Step Right Up: The Songs of Tom Waits on Manifesto

Woody Guthrie “Pretty Boy Floyd” from Woody Guthrie and American Folk Giants on Big 3

Lou Barlow “Mary” from EMOH on Domino

Thomas Chan “Santa Got Drunk” from Spanish Bridges on Magnetic Oblivion Records

Jimmy Stewart “Answered Prayers” from It’s A Wonderful Life – The Record on Sony

The Naked Trucker & T-Bones “Hobos and Little Girls” from Kevin and Bean present: Swallow My Eggnog on KROQ

Spinal Tap “Christmas With the Devil (Scratch Mix)” from This Is Spinal Tap on Universal Records

The Flaming Lips “Christmas At The Zoo” from Clouds Taste Metallic on Warners

Big Star “Jesus Christ” from Third – Sister Lovers on Ryko/WEA

Bob Rivers “Goin’ Up to Bethlehem” from Chipmunks Roasting on An Open Fire on Atlantic Records

Sparks “Thank God It’s Not Christmas” from Kimono My House on Island

The Ramones “Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want To Fight Tonight)” from Punk Rock Xmas on Rhino

The Vandals “Dance of the Sugar Plum Faeries” from Oy To The World on Kung Fu

The Walkmen “The Christmas Party” from A Hundred Miles Off on Record Collection Music

Martin Newell “Christmas In Surburbia” from The Greatest Living Englishman on Humbug

The Waitresses “Christmas Wrapping” from A Rock ‘N Roll Christmas on Polgram Records

James Brown “Let’s Make Christmas Mean Something This Year” from Christmas on Polygram

Alternative Therapy, Saturday December 17, 2011 on KHSU 90.5, Arcata CA and KHSR 91.9 Crescent City/Brookings
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The Persuasions “Lumpy Gravy” from Frankly Acapella on Earthbeat

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah “Heavy Metal” from Clap Your Hands Say Yeah on self-released

Yeah Yeah Yeahs “ZERO” from It’s Blitz! on DGC/Interscope

Boss Hog “Stereolight” from Whiteout on In The Red

Modest Mouse “We’ve Got Everything” from We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank on Sony BMG Music Entertainment

David Bowie “Ashes To Ashes” from Scary Monsters on Ryko

Kava Kon “Pyramid Point” from Departure Exotica: Tiki Music on white label detroit

Buffalo Springfield “Pretty Girl Why” from Last Time Around on ATCO

My Morning Jacket “Golden” from It Still Moves on ATO Records

Monsters Of Folk “Baby Boomer” from Monsters of Folk on Artist First

XTC “My Bird Performs” from Nonsuch on Geffen

10cc “Lazy Ways” from How Dare You on Mercury

Elvis Costello “Tears Before Bedtime” from Imperial Bedroom on Rhino

Procol Harum “”A Whiter Shade Of Pale”” from Procol Harum on Deram

El Chicano “Viva Tirado” from The Best of El Chicano: 20th Century Masters – Millennium Collection on Geffen

The Frames “Lay Me Down” from For The Birds on Plateau Records

The Who “God Speaks of Marty Robbins” from Endless Wire on Universal Republic

She & Him “Change Is Hard” from Volume One on Merge Records

Joni Mitchell “Edith And The Kingpin” from The Hissing of Summer Lawns on Asylum

Feist “How Come You Never Go There” from Metals on Cherry Tree / Interscope

Michael Penn “Walter Reed” from Mr. Hollywood Jr., 1947 on Mimeograph

The Mekons “Ghosts of American Astronauts” from HEAVEN & HELL on Cooking Vinyl

Isaac Hayes “Hyperbolicsyllabicsesquedalymistic” from Hot Buttered Soul – EP (Remastered) on Stax

Beck “Mixed Business” from Midnite Vultures on DGC

Supergrass “Rush Hour Soul” from Life On Other Planets on Island

The Tubes “White Punks On Dope” from T.R.A.S.H.: Tubes Rarities and Smash Hits on A & M

Billy Idol “White Wedding – Part 1” from Billy Idol on EMI

The Stone Roses “I Wanna Be Adored” from The Stone Roses on Silvertone

Jarvis Cocker “Further Complications” from Further Complications on Rough trade

James Brown “Papa Don’t Take No Mess” from Hell on POLYDOR

Alternative Therapy, Saturday December 10, 2011 on KHSU 90.5, Arcata CA and KHSR 91.9 Crescent City/Brookings
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The Persuasions “Lumpy Gravy” from Frankly Acapella on Earthbeat

The Black Keys “Lonely Boy” from El Camino on Nonesuch

The Hold Steady “Yeah Sapphire” from Stay Positive on Vagrant

The Pretenders “Light of the Moon” from Get Close on SIRE

Drive-By Truckers “Daddy Learned To Fly” from The Big To-Do on ATO Records

X “Burning House Of Love” from Ain’t Love Grand on ELEKTRA

The Fratellis “Flathead” from Costello Music on Universal-Island Records Ltd.

Blue Oyster Cult “Buck’s Boogie (Live)” from On Your Feet or On Your Knees (Live) on columbia

The Datsuns “Somebody Better” from Headstunts on Cooking Vinyl

Jimi Hendrix “You Got Me Floatin’” from Axis: Bold As Love on REPRISE

Marcy Playground “Secret Squirrel” from Shapeshifter on CAPITOL

Franz Ferdinand “TAKE ME OUT” from Franz Ferdinand on EPIC

Be Bop Deluxe “Axe Victim” from Axe Victim on EMI

Weezer “Death And Destruction” from Maladroit on Geffen

Wilco “Speak Into The Rose” from The Whole Love on dBpm

David Essex “ROCK ON” from Rock On on columbia

Tom Waits “Talking At the Same Time” from Bad As Me on ANTI-

Bee Gees “Holiday” from Their Greatest Hits: The Records on Universal

The Beatles “Long, Long, Long” from The Beatles (White Album) on Apple

Wilco “She’s a Jar” from Summerteeth on REPRISE

Tori Amos “Don’t Make Me Come To Vegas” from Scarlet’s Walk on Sony

The London Symphony Orchestra “Aqualung” from A Classic Case: LSO Plays The Music of Jethro Ull on EMI

Kings of Convenience “I’d Rather Dance With You” from Riot On an Empty Steet on Source UK

Tears For Fears “Woman In Chains” from The Seeds of Love on Mercury

U2 “Tryin’ to Throw Your Arms Around the World” from Achtung Baby on Mercury

Lucinda Williams “Essence” from Essence on Lost Highway

James Brown “More Peas” from Funky Good Time: The JB’s Anthology on POLYDOR

Alternative Therapy, Saturday December 4, 2011 on KHSU 90.5, Arcata CA and KHSR 91.9 Crescent City/Brookings
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The Persuasions “Lumpy Gravy” from Frankly Acapella on Earthbeat

Superchunk “Digging for Something” from Majesty Shredding on Merge

Blizten Trapper “Street Fighting Sun” from American Goldwing on Sub-Pop

Sweet “Fox On The Run” from Desolation Boulevard on CAPITOL

Cake “The Distance” from Fashion Nugget on Carpicorn

Carbon/Silicon “Really The Blues” from The Last Post on EMI

Jaco Pastorius Big Band “Soul Intro / The Chicken (Live)” from Punk Jazz on Rhino

LCD Soundsystem “I Can Change” from This is Happening on Virgin

Nina Hagen “Zarah” from Fearless on SIRE

Yello “Bimbo” from Solid Pleasure (Remastered) on Universal Music Domestic Rock/Urban

Soul Coughing “Super Bon Bon” from Irresistible Bliss on Slash/Warner Bros.

David Lynch “Pinky’s Dream (featuring Karen O)” from Crazy Clown Time on Pias America

Talking Heads “Listening Wind” from Remain in Light on SIRE

King Crimson “Fracture (remaster)” from Starless and Bibleblack (40th Anniversary Series) on Inner Knot

Arcade Fire “Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)” from The Suburbs on Merge

Dirty Projectors “Stillness Is the Move” from Bitte Orca on Domino

The New Pornographers “Failsafe” from Challengers on Matador Records

Neko Case “I’m An Animal” from Middle Cyclone on Anti/Epitaph

Peter Case “Let’s Turn This Thing Around” from The Case Files on Alive Records

Deerhoof “C.” from Milk Man on Kill Rock Stars

The Dirtbombs “Jaguar” from Party Store on In The Red

Jake Shimabukuro “Bohemian Rhapsody” from Peace Love Ukulele on Hitchhike Records

The Beach Boys “Good Vibrations (Remastered)” from Smile on CAPITOL

Belle and Sebastian “I Didn’t See It Coming” from Write About Love on Rough trade

The Jam “In The Crowd” from Collection on POLYDOR

The Who “Odorono” from The Who Sell Out (Remastered) on MCA

Jenny and Johnny “Scissor Runner” from I’m Having Fun Now on Warner Bros.

Nancy Sinatra “These Boots Are Made For Walking” from Greatest Hits on Paradiso

James Brown “I Can’t Stand It “76”” from Hell on POLYDOR