Volume 03 Episode 284 – 2023 Artist Memorials Part 01

Selections from Drifters, Barret Strong, Harry Belafonte, Gordon Lightfoot, Jay and The Americans, Randy Newman, Napoleon XIV, Barnes and Barnes, Country Joe And The Fish, David Crosby, Three Dog Night, The Pretty Things, Screaming Trees, The Damned, Butthole Surfers, Mudcrutch, Curved Air, The Jeff Beck Group, Chieftains, Jim Henson, Kate Bush, The Alan Parsons Project, De La Soul, Pulp, The Associates, ABBA, David Bowie, Tina Turner, The Smiths, and Television.

Air Date: 2023-12-12

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Drifters “Under The Boardwalk” from Under The Boardwalk 1964 For vocalist Charlie Thomas.

Barret Strong “Money (That’s What I Want)” from Money (That’s What I Want) 1959

Harry Belafonte “Jump in the Line” from Jump in the Line (Shake, Senora) 1961

Gordon Lightfoot “Sundown” from Sundown 1974

Jay & The Americans “Come A Little Bit Closer” from Come A Little Bit Closer 1964 For singer Howie Kane.

Randy Newman “Birmingham” from Good Old Boys 1974 For guitarist Dennis Budimir, a member of the Wrecking Crew.

Napoleon XIV “They’re Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haa!” from They’re Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haa! 1966 For Jerrold Laurence Samuels.

Barnes & Barnes “Fish Heads” from Fish Heads 1978 For “Artie Barnes” (Robert Haimer).

Country Joe And The Fish “Happiness Is a Porpoise Mouth” from Electric Music for the Mind and Body 1967 For bass player Bruce Barthol.

David Crosby “Laughing” from If I Could Only Remember My Name 1971

Three Dog Night “Feelin’ Alright” from Suitable For Framing 1969 For drummer Floyd Sneed.

The Pretty Things “S.F. Sorrow Is Born” from S.F. Sorrow 1968 For keyboardist/organist Jon Povey.

Screaming Trees “Invisible Lantern” from Invisible Lantern 1988 For bassist Van Conner.

The Damned “Smash It Up (Part I)” from Machine Gun Etiquette 1979 For bass player Algy Ward.

The Damned “Smash It Up (Part II)” from Machine Gun Etiquette 1979 For bass player Algy Ward.

Butthole Surfers “I Saw An X-Ray Of A Girl Passing Gas” from Hairway To Steven 1988 For drummer Teresa Nervosa (Teresa Taylor).

Mudcrutch “Shady Grove” from Mudcrutch 2008 For guitarist Tom Leadon.

Curved Air “It Happened Today (Remastered)” from Air Conditioning 1970 For guitarist and keyboardist Francis Monkman.

The Jeff Beck Group “Shapes Of Things” from Truth 1968

Chieftains “The Wind That Shakes the Barley/The Reel With the Beryle” from The Chieftains 8 1978 For fiddler Seán Keane.

Jim Henson “Follow Me” from Fraggle Rockin’ Collection 2007 For songwriter/composer Philip Balsam.

Kate Bush “Breathing” from Never for Ever 1990For bassist John Giblin.

The Alan Parsons Project “Time” from The Turn of a Friendly Card 1980 For multi-instrumentalist Ian Bairnson.

De La Soul “Say No Go” from 3 Feet High & Rising 1989 For Trugoy the Dove (David Jolicoeur).

Pulp “Common People (7″ Edit)” from Common People 1995 For gutiarist Mark Webber.

The Associates “Party Fears Two” from Party Fears Two 1982 For guitarist and keyboardist Alan Rankine.

ABBA “Knowing Me, Knowing You” from Arrival 1986 For guitarist Lasse Wellander.

David Bowie, Tina Turner “Tonight” from Tonight 1984

The Smiths “There Is a Light That Never Goes Out” from The Queen Is Dead 1986 For bassist Andy Rourke.

Television “Marquee Moon” from Marquee Moon 1977 For singer, guitarist and songwriter Tom Verlaine.