Selections from Drive-By Truckers, Joshua Mead, Marissa Nadler, Joni Mitchell, Richard and Linda Thompson, Townes Van Zandt, The Pogues, The Roches, The Bonzo Dog Doo/Dah Band, Frank Zappa, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Pierre Boulez, Frank Zappa, London Symphony Orchestra, and Stephen Malkmus.
Selections from Belle and Sebastian, David Bowie, Big Country, Sonic Youth, Neil Young With Crazy Horse, …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead, Psychic Temple, Faut Qu’Ça Guinche, Kamasi Washington, and Kamaal Williams.
Belle and Sebastian“The Boy Done Wrong Again” from What to Look for in Summer 2020 N Recorded live at the House of Blues, Boston, MA on July 13th, 2019.
David Bowie“Driftin’ Blues/The Jean Genie” from Look At The Moon! (Live Phoenix Festival 97) 2021 N Recorded live at The Phoenix Festival, Long Marston, on July 20th, 1997.
Big Country“Look Away” from Out Beyond The River: The Compulsion Years Anthology 2020 N Recorded live at the The Barrowland Ballroom, Glasgow on December 29th, 1993. Previously released in 1994 on “Without the Aid of a Safety Net”.
Sonic Youth“Non-Metal Dude Wearing Metal Tee” from Rarities 2 2020 N Recorded live at CBGB on June 23rd, 1988. Previously released in 1988 on “Silver Rocket”.
Neil Young With Crazy Horse“Like A Hurricane” from Way Down In The Rust Bucket 2021 N Recorded live at The Catalyst in Santa Cruz, CA on November 13th, 1990.
…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead“Something Like This” from X: The Godless Void And Other Stories 2020
Psychic Temple“Meditation For Strings, Piccolo Trumpet, And Overdraft Fees” from Houses Of The Holy 2020 N
Faut Qu’Ça Guinche“L’Âme Des Scalpels” from Sixième Sens 2020
Kamasi Washington“Song for Frasier” from Becoming (Music from the Netflix Original Documentary) 2020
The Last Tuesday Treat for March will be an Artist Spotlight. Going head-to-head for your attention and affection are two workhorses whose lengthy careers are surprisingly overlooked.
Chris Hillman is an original member of The Byrds, founding member of The Flying Burrito Brothers,
Aynsley Dunbar exited John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, joining Jeff Beck before forming his own project, Aynsley Dunbar’s Retaliation. He would later tour and record with Frank Zappa before joining Journey for the first four albums while contributing to Jefferson Starship, Whitesnake, and countless other acts.
Voting is open until March 26th!
Who should be featured in March's Artist Showcase?
Chris Hillman (The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas) (71%, 5 Votes)
Aynsley Dunbar (John Mayall's Blues Breakers, Ansley Dunbar's Retaliation, Frank Zappa) (29%, 2 Votes)
Selections from The Firesign Theatre, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Tim Heidecker, Brigid Mae Power, My Morning Jacket, Arthur Gee-Whizz Band, Black Elephant, Samsara Blues Experiment, and Trey Anastasio Band.
The Last Tuesday Treat for February will be a Distilled Discography special. We’ll run the catalog of the group selected by the listeners. The choices for February are The Brian Jonestown Massacre and Pearl Jam. Cast your vote by February 19th using the poll below. The special will air February 23rd.
Which group should be featured in February's Distilled Discography special?
A track by track tribute to the Grateful Dead’s “American Beauty” featuring selections from Kurt Vile and the Violators, J Mascis, Wake The Dead, Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs, Jorma Kaukonen, Yonder Mountain String Band, Playing for Change, Jimmy Buffett, David Crosby, David Hidalgo, BLUEOX, Luluc with Xylouris White, Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams, and Cordovas.
By a 2 to 1 margin, listeners chose the Grateful Dead’s “American Beauty” to be featured in a Cover to Cover special this month. Tune in to WESU Middletown, 88.1 FM at 5:00 PM on January 26th for a track-by-track tribute to this classic album, featuring selections by Kurt Vile, Jorma Kaukonen, David Crosby, Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams, and more!