Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Delirious Insomniac: Learn To Be A Drinker


By the way, I will be subbing on Sunday, June 1st for the Something Else Radio Show, between 10pm and 2am.

Something Else is a weekly radio program on WLUW 88.7 fm Chicago produced by Philip von Zweck. Something Else exists to broadcast under-aired works, this primarily means experimental or avant-garde musics, sound art, works of long duration (no excerpts!) and other less classifiable things that just don't have an outlet.

Eddie Cochran - Summertime Blues
The Avons - Rubber Ball
Louis Prima - Just A Gigolo
Bobby Vinton - Blue Velvet

King Perry - I Must Have Been An Ugly Baby
Bonzo Dog Doo - Urban Spaceman
The Tornados - Telstar
The Satelite Singers And Orchestra - With a Great Big Noise Like Thunder
Les Baxter - Unchained Melody

Porter Wagoner - Wino
Willie Nelson - Whiskey River
Johnny Russell - Rednecks, White Socks, And Blue Ribbon Beer
Redd Foxx - Drinking And Driving

Lawrence Welk - Vienna Life
Jimmy Preston - Drinking Woman
The Andrews Sisters - Beer Barrell Polka
Gypsy Boots And The Nature Boys - Learn To Be A Drinker
Cyrus Williams- 21 And Legal

Goerge Jones - If Drinkin' Don't Kill Me (Her Memory Will)
Red Ingle and The Natural Seven - Tim-Tay-Shun

Jimmy Liggins - I Ain't Drunk
A.C. Ducey (feat. Thurl Ravenscroft)- Beer Bottla Beer
The Andrews Sisters - Beer Barrell Polka
Marx, Chico, & His Orchestra - Second Movement from the Beer Barrell Polka
Nancy Wilson - Drinkin' Again
Tom T. Hall - I Like Beer

The Andrews Sisters - Pennsylvania Polka
Olaf Sveen - Happy Days Polka
Jimmy Charles - Hopscotch Polka
Adolf Hofner & His Texans - Jessie Polka
Adolf Hofner & His Texans - Julida Polka
Jerry Nelson - The Transylvania Polka (from The Count's Countdown)

Ferko String Band - Deep In the Heart of Texas
Riders In The Sky - Tumbling Tumbleweed
Tex Ritter - High Noon
Ted Weems & Elmo Tanner - Heartache
Rick Nelson - Fools Rush In

The Mills Brothers - (with Orchestra conducted by Sy Oliver) - Glow Worm

Stubbily McGonster (from Songs The Mad Daddy Used To Play)
Ronnie Cook & The Gaylads - Goo Goo Muck
Ross Bagdasarian - Come On-A My House

Sherlock Holmes - 04/29/46 - Waltz of Death, 11/12/45 - The Speckled Band

Tuesday, May 20, 2008

Delirious Insomniac: Hello! Hello!

Shiver - Repent Walpurgis
Kak - Everything's Changing
The Lemon Pipers - Through With You

Gary Glitter - Hello! Hello! I'm Back Again
Renato Zero - Non Sense Pigro
Spiv - Oh You Beautiful Child

Yoko Ono - Why
Pere Ubu - Talk To Me
U.S. Maple - My Lil' Shocker

New York Dolls - Frankenstein
Suzi Quatro - Keep A-Knockin'
T.Rex - Girl In The Thunderbolt Suit

Wizzard - See My Baby Jive
Skull Snaps - It's A New Day
Siw Malmkvist - Primaballerina
Taco - Puttin' On The Ritz

Scorpion Wind - Preserve Thy Loneliness
Tara Vanflower - Naked King
Impregnable - I Have Often Prayed For You Like this
Enzo Minarelli - Oscibil
Death In June & Boyd Rice - Get Used To Saying NO

Whitehouse - Cruise (Force The Truth)
Morton Subotnik - The Sidewinder 1

3 Episodes of Strange Doctor Weird (1944, 1945)
Nurse With Wound & Irr.App.(Ext.) - Mute Bell Extinxtion Process

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

WZRD Guest DJ Set

Blackhouse (Christian Industrial Noise)- Unlisted track (most likely from their Hope album)
Flying Saucer Attack - the sea
No Aid - Anarchi 2017 from Schau hor Main Herz Ist Rein 1981
Objet DDAA - la lumiere interieure
Ju Suk Reet Meat - 1978/1979 on Pig face Records

Pink Industry - I Wish
Food And Shelter - Nun With a Gun (from the album with a sheet metal sleeve "Square Dance")
Residents - the Sleeper - Residue of the Residents
Renaldo & the Loaf - Fluorescent Showboat (To Tangier)

Sparkle Moore - Skull And Crossbones - Wild,Wild Young Women
Birmingham Jones - Drinkin' Again - Jook Block Busters Vol 2
Snub Mosley and His Band - The Man With The Funny Little Horn
Merline Johnson - Breakin' Em Down Tonight -The Yas Yas Girl
Dinah Washington - No Voot, No Boot

Sugar Chile Robinson - I'll Eat My Spinach
Valaida Snow - High Hat, Trumpet & Rhythm
Group - Go Away Devil, Leave Me Alone
MAry James & Group - Make The Devil Leave Me Alone

Peggy Seeger - Death of Queen Jane
Kitty Wells - (I Didn't Have To) Break Up Someone's Home

The Coctails - The Penguin/Powerhouse (Sol 45)
Peter Laughner & the Finns - Baby's On Fire (Sol 45)
Johnny Vadnal & His Orchestra - After Work Polka (Carefree Polkas)

*Sound Collage*
Mohnomishe - Tracks from Red Rhino REDLP40 (I later found out that this is a Zoviet France album,which didn't seem to include the art that says their name in that particular pressing, the record faces are more ambiguous)
P16.D4 - Kuhe in 1/2Trauer
Robert Rental & The Normal - Live West Runton Pavilion
The Leather Nun - Slow Death
Nihilist Spasm Band - S/t
Smegma - "Pigs for Lepers"
Negativland - Side "PRE" s/t

Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Delirious Insomniac


Nervous Norvus - Dig
The Phamton 5ive - Graveyard
The Lifeguards - Everybody Outta The Pool
Gene & Al's Spacemen - Mercy

Chaino - Rockin' Bongos
The Reekers - Don't Call Me Flyface
The Sensations - Wild Cat
Randey Alvey - Green Fuzz
The Emeralds - Chicken Dance, Dance Little Bird [Version 1]
Rudy Preston - Don't You Go Chicken

Billy Jo Spears - Get Behind Me Satan and Push
Sparkle Moore - Killer
Baby Jane & The Rockabyes - How Much Is That Doggie In The Window
Betty Hutton - I've Got Bluebirds in my Belfry
Patience & Prudence - Tonight You Belong To Me

David Seville - Witch Doctor
The Playmates - Beep Beep
Dicky Doo and the Don'ts - Nee Nee Na Na Na Na Nu Na
Bob McFadden & Dor - I Dig You Baby
Vic Mizzy - Gomez

James Lee Meadows - Uranus Is Out Tonight
Eddie Palace - Kangaroo
Spider Compass Good Crime Band - Hemoglobins 8

Bertus Staigerpaip - Wij Douwen Door
Cai Mi Mi and the Five Pedal Group - Mama Guitar
Billie Davis - Whatcha Gonna Do
Bob Bunny - Scatty Cat
Black Raven - Cool Cat Style
Bab's Three Bips & A Bop - Oo Pa Pa Da

Buddy Knox - I Think I'm Gonna Kill Myself
Hasil Adkins - No More Hot Dogs
Charlie Feathers - Wild Side of Life
Brenda Lee - Let's Jump The Broomstick
The Dial Tones - Boss

Gotham City Crime Fighters - Who Stole The Batmobile
Frankie Stein & His Ghouls - Lullaby of Ghost Land
Doc Starkes and His Night Riders - Apple Cider
Peanuts Wilson - Cast Iron Arm

The Crystals - He Hit Me (It Felt Like A Kiss)
Peggy March - Boom Bang A Bang
Tommy Roe - Crimson And Clover

Two Slaps

Listen to part one:

Lab Rat doesn't always bother himself with playlists and other little things like that, but he played some Curtis Mayfield, Desmond Dekker, Blowfly, and James Brown among other artists.

Arvo: (Listen)

Andre Williams - Jail Bait (in observance of R. Kelly's trial)
Big Joe Turner - Jumpin' Tonight (Midnight Rockin')
Jimmy Preston - Do The Bump
Bobby Scott - Chain Gang
Billy Preston - Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying

Gunga Din - Crabcakes
Jesse Morrison - Shaky Pudding
Freddie North - Love To Hate
Love Unlimited Orchestra - Strange Games And Things

Labi Siffre - I Got The
Southside Movement - Do It To Me
Detroit Emeralds - Do Me Right

G. Keith Alexander - Sneakers
Chester Randall's Soul Senders - Soul Brothers Testify
Broad Street Gang - 12th Street Man

Tuesday, May 6, 2008

Delirious Insomniac: Oh By Jingo! Oh By Gee!

Listen to the first hour:

Len Spencer - The First Recorded Promotional Message on The Edison
Sousa's Band - Darkies' Temptation (1896)
Irving Berlin - Oh How That German Could Love (1910)
Premier Quartet - Skeleton Rag (1912)
Al Jolson - You Made Me Love You (1913)
Jere Sanford's Yodelling and Whistling Specialty (1910)

Len Spencer - Voice Trial (1913) From Unissued Edison Wax Cylinder Master
Harry Champion - Boiled Beef And Carrots (1914)
Prince's Band - Ballin' The Jack (1914)
Billy Murray & American Quartet - Some of These Days (1910)
Billy Murray - Which Switch Is The Switch, Miss, For Ipswich (1915)
Tom Woottwell - Interruptions - Comic Sketch

Alessandro Moreschi - Ave Maria (1904)
Nellie Melba - Le Roi D'ys (lalo) (1906)
Pietro Frosini - Poet And Peasant (Dicther und Bauer. Ouverture, 1909)
Anonymouos Barrell Organist - Brussels March, 1920's
Carl Ludicke - Der Musikalische Clown (1907)
P.T. Barnum - Commercial (1890)
Unknown Baby - Baby Song (144rpm) 1892

Listen to the second hour:

Arthur Collins with Vess L Ossman - All Coons Look Alike To Me(1902)
Ada Jones - If The Man In The Moon Were A Coon (1906)
Ada Jones & Billy Murray - Oh, You Coon (1908)

Polk Miller - Laughing Song
Apollo Male Quartette - Shout All Over God's Heaven
Polk Miller - The Watermelon Party
Apollo Male Quartette - Swing Low Sweet Chariot
Old South Quartette - Oh What He's Done For Me

(all taken from "The Earliest Negro Vocal Quartets")

George W. Johnson - The Laughing Song

Irving Berlin - Follow The Crowd (1914)
John Steel - A Pretty Girl Is Like A Melody
Harry McDonough - Girl On The Magazine Cover (1916)
Alice Green (Olive Kline) & Raymond Dixon (Lambert Murphy) - Have a Heart (1916)

Premier Quartet - Oh By Jingo! Oh By Gee! (1920)
Aieleen Stanley - My Little Bimbo (Down On The Bamboo Isle) (1921)
Nora Bayes - The Japanese Sandman (1921)
Edith Day - Alice Blue Gown (1920)
Ethel C. Olson - Laughing Girl Has Her Picture Took (1921)

You Are There (CBS) - Exile of Napoleon

Two Slaps



Rufus & Carla Thomas - Do The Funky Chicken
Funk Inc. - Chicken Lickin'
Jimmy Smith - Back At The Chicken Shack

Oscar Brown Jr. - Chicken Heads
Bobby Rush - Chicken Heads
Cedric Im Brooks - Chicken
Little Richard - Chicken Little Baby

Radars - Finger Licking Chicken
The Soul Seven - Mr. Chicken Shit
Andre Williams - The Greasy Chicken
D'Angelo - Chicken Grease

The Castanets - I Love Him
Noreen Corcoran - Dreamin' of You
Baby Jane & The Rockabyes - How Much Is That Doggie In The Window
Tony Avalon & The Belairs - Sexy Coffee Pot
The Vibrations - Love In Them There Hills

Rahsaan Roland Kirk - Ain't No Sunshine

Lab Rat:

The Headhunters - God Made Me Funky
The Greyboy Allstars - Panacea

Due to technical and personal difficulties, Lab Rat played a player that I recently posted on Our Myspace Page DIG IT!.

The Politicians - Feeling Alright
Eddie Floyd - Big Bird
Syl Johnson -Dresses too Short

Marva Whitney - It's My Thing
Millie Jackson - It's all over but the Shouting
Young Holt Unlimited with Erma Franklin - Light My Fire

Sugar Pie Desanto - I want to Know
Flamingos - I Only Have Eyes For You
The Crystals - He Hit Me (And it Felt Like a Kiss)

Shangri-Las - Sophisticated Boom Boom
James & Bobby Purify - I'm Your Puppet
Booker T and the MG's - Green Onions
Dave Baby Cortez - Hurricane