Tune in on 2/26 for a Very Merry Unbirthday to Michael Nesmith

Tune in at 5:05 PM on February 26th to Wonderland on WESU Middletown, 88.1 FM in CT for our Last Tuesday Treat – A Very Merry Unbirthday to Michael Nesmith.  We’ll spend an hour deep-diving on his work as Michael Blessing, his songwriting contributions to the Monkees, and his decades of solo work!  Dig in and enjoy the intersection of pop and country from this oft-overlooked musician!

Volume 03 Episode 38 – So Many Ways to Lose So Many Faiths

Original Air Date: 2019-02-19

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Artist Song Release Name Date Note
MewithoutYou Julia (or, ‘Holy to the LORD’ on the Bells of Horses) [Untitled] 2018
The Spencer Davis Group Time Seller Come Join My Orchestra: British Baroque Pop Sound 1967-1973 / Various 2018 Originally released as a single in 1967.
Alastair Riddell Wonder Ones All The Young Droogs: 60 Juvenile Delinquent Wrecks / Various 2019 Originally released as a single in 1977.
Super Doppler Holidays Moonlight Anthems 2017
White Denim Backseat Driver Performance 2018
Kurt Vile Bottle It In Bottle It In 2018
Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso UFO Blue Velvet Blues Reverse Of Rebirth In Universe 2018
Kamasi Washington Vi Lua Vi Sol Heaven And Earth 2018

Volume 03 Episode 37 – Be the Good Time Girl

Original Airdate: 2019-02-12

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Artist Song Release Date Note
Jegsy Dodd & The Sons Of Harry Cross Always The Bridesmaid Revolutionary Spirit: The Sound Of Liverpool 1976-1988 2018 Originally released in 1987 on “The Jewel In The Flat Cap”
Manic Street Preachers Mr Carbohydrate Everything Must Go 20 [20th Anniversary Edition] 2016 Originally released in 1996
Barenaked Ladies It’s All Been Done Stunt [20th Anniversary Edition] 2018 Originally released in 1998
Superchunk Erasure What A Time To Be Alive 2018
The Twilight Sad [10 Good Reasons For Modern Drugs] It Won/t Be Like This All The Time 2019
Harpo My Teenage Queen All The Young Droogs: 60 Juvenile Delinquent Wrecks 2019 Originally released as a single in 1974
Talk Talk Talk Talk Electric Dreams 2017 Originally released as a single in 1982
Cherry Glazerr Stupid Fish Stuffed & Ready 2019
Blockhead Tinder in the Time of Cholera Free Sweatpants 2019
Jethro Tull Love Story This Was (50th Anniversary Edition) 2018 Recorded live for BBC Top Gear Session, November 5th, 1968
Jozef Van Wissem & Jim Jarmusch The Unclouded Day An Attempt to Draw Aside the Veil 2019
Pink Floyd Cluster One The Division Bell [20th Anniversary Deluxe Set] Originally released in 1994

Volume 03 Episode 34 – Watch the Lights Go

Air Date: 2019-02-05

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Artist Song Release Date Note
The Goon Sax Strange Light We’re Not Talking 2018
The Good The Bad & The Queen The Truce of Twilight Merrie Land 2018
Teleman Fun Destruction Family of Aliens 2018
The Dandy Warhols Motor City Steel Why You So Crazy 2019
Pop Will Eat Itself Sick Little Girl Def Comms 86-18 2018 Originally released in 1986 on “The Poppies Say GRRrrr!”
All Them Witches Alabaster Sleeping Through The War 2017
Oh Sees Abysmal Urn Smote Reverser 2018
Goat Big K Special Agent 2008
Stereolab Sadistic Switched On Volumes 1-3 2018 Originally released in 1995 on Refried Exctoplasm
Lorelle Meets The Obsolete El Derrumbe De Facto 2019
Hank Mobley Soul Station Soul Station 1960
Brandee Younger Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite! A Day In The Life: Impressions Of Pepper 2018

Volume 03 Episode 35 – Search and Recover: Dead Flowers

Air Date: 2019-01-29

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Artist Song Release Release Released Song Note
The Rolling Stones Dead Flowers Sticky Fingers [2015 Remaster] 2015 Originally released in 1971
Townes Van Zandt Dead Flowers Roadsongs 1994
Steve Earle Dead Flowers Live At The BBC 2009 Recorded at the Town & Country Club, London, November 29, 1988.
The Brothers Comatose Dead Flowers Songs From The Stoop 2010
Guns N’ Roses Dead Flowers Unplugged 1993 Recorded live on July 16th, 1993
Poison Dead Flowers Poison’d! 2007
The Copyrights Dead Flowers Shit’s Fucked 2011
Cowboy Junkies Dead Flowers Dead Flowers 1992
Coeur de Pirate Dead Flowers Trauma 2013
Jimmy Burns Dead Flowers Chicago Plays the Stones 2018
Anthony Joseph & The Spasm Band Dead Flowers MOJO Presents Sticky Soul Fingers 2011

 

Volume 03 Episode 34 – She Was My Twin

Air Date 2019-01-22

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Artist Song Release Date Note
Bob Dylan Simple Twist of Fate (Take 3A) – with band More Blood, More Tracks The Bootleg Series Vol. 14 (Deluxe Edition) 2018 Recorded 9/16/74
Louise Goffin Life Lessons All These Hellos 2018
The Smashing Pumpkins Knights Of Malta Shiny And Oh So Bright – Vol. 1/LP – No Past, No Future, No Sun 2018
Fucked Up Dose Your Dreams Dose Your Dreams 2018
Sneaker Pimps Waterbaby Becoming X 1996
Maxïmo Park Going Missing A Certain Trigger 2005
Dirty Projectors I Found It In U Lamp Lit Prose 2018
The Sidekicks Medium in the Middle Happiness Hours 2018
OH SEES Raw Optics Orc 2017
Black Veil Brides The Outsider Vale 2018
Earth Omens And Portents II: Carrion Crow The Bees Made Honey In The Lion’s Skull 2008

Volume 03 Episode 33 – I Have a Live Bird in My Chest

Air Date: 2019-01-15

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Artist Song Release Date Song Note
The Ophelias Bird Almost 2018
Low Dancing and Blood Double Negative 2018
Radiohead Ill Wind Ill Wind 2019 Previously released in 2016 on the special edition of “A Moon Shaped Pool”
Dead Combo As Quica As You Can Odeon Hotel 2018
Shakey Graves Climb On The Cross Can’t Wake Up 2018
Cherry Glazerr Pieces Stuffed & Ready 2019
Superchunk Dead Photographers What A Time To Be Alive 2018
Phil Manzanera and The Sound of Blue Band Diamond Head Bright Ambassadors Of Morning (Mojo Presents 12 Cosmic Echoes From The Psychedelic Universe) 2018 Recorded Live at Billboard Live, Tokyo, 2nd July 2017. Previously released on “Live In Japan”.
Shark Quest Dead Turkey Gulch Battle Of The Loons 1998
The Dead South One Dying And A Burying King Of The Road: A Tribute To Roger Miller 2018 Original artist: Roger Miller
Calexico End of the Night The Thread That Keeps Us (Deluxe) 2018
The Monkees The Door Into Summer (Alternate Mix) Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd. [2007 Deluxe Edition] 2007
Grateful Dead New Minglewood Blues (Live at R.F.K. Stadium, Washington D.C. 7/12/89) R.F.K. Stadium Washington D.C. 1989 (Live) 1989.07.12-13 2017

Volume 03 Episode 32 – A Friend for Ever After

Air Date: 2019-01-08

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Artist Song Release Date Note
Bert Jansch & John Renbourn Piano Tune A Man I’d Rather Be (Part 1) 2018 Originally released in 1966 “Bert and John”
The Strawbs Poor Jimmy Wilson Come Join My Orchestra: British Baroque Pop Sound 1967-1973 2018 Originally released in 1968 on the single “The Man Who Called Himself Jesus”
Lord Huron Moonbeam Vide Noir 2018
Colin Macleod Kicks In Bloodlines 2018
Phosphorescent Around the Horn C’est La Vie 2018
Squire No Time Tomorrow No Time Tomorrow 1982
Oh Sees C Smote Reverser 2018
The Jimi Hendrix Experience Burning of the Midnight Lamp Electric Ladyland [50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition] 2018 Originally released in 1968
The Avalanches Because I’m Me Wildflower 2016
Charlotte Gainsbourg Bombs Away Take 2 2018
Jonny Greenwood Henry Plainview There Will Be Blood 2007 Performed by The BBC Concert Orchestra
Godspeed You! Black Emperor Asunder, Sweet Asunder, Sweet And Other Distress 2015

 

Which song should be featured on Search and Recover in January?

January’s Last Tuesday Treat will be a Search and Recover episode, in which we’ll play one hour of covers of a single song.  Cast your votes before January 26th, and then tune in at 5:05 PM, January 29th to 88.1 FM to listen to the special!

Which song should be featured on Search and Recover?

  • "Dead Flowers" by The Rolling Stones (39%, 9 Votes)
  • "I Got a Woman" by Ray Charles (30%, 7 Votes)
  • "Shake It Off" by Taylor Swift (30%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 23

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