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episode 243 THE CREEPY SIDE OF LOVE SHOW

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Posted 9/1/15 at 12:04 am by Charlie | 0 comments

Technological Experiment!

I'm putting my new convertible tablet/laptop thing (well, refurbished, new to me) through the ringer tonight by making sure that if it flakes on me, I look like an idiot on the radio instead of just to myself! Tons o' new tunes, of various degress of actual newness in the world, but pretty much all new to the show, so it's worth listening to even IF I don't screw up. 

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Posted 8/31/15 at 9:55 pm by Josh Sturgill | 0 comments

Lagniappe

Hey Listeners,

So I think I saw something on Facebook that said it was the first time in 800+ years that there would be 5 Sundays and Mondays  in August.  I thought - I can come up with a theme for my show based on that - and that's what I did.  Tonight's show - lagniappe - one extra (think baker's dozen or a volume control to 11) is the theme that got hatched.  So tonight we'll hear a track - and then one more (sort of a twofer show).  Well we got lots of great tracks to play, but by the time I tried to find out more about the 800 year event I realized that was total BS.  It actually happens quite frequently.  So having the Haberdasher piped into your home 5 Mondays in August - it just might happen again in your lifetime.

So the theme might be flawed, but I guarantee the songs are awesome.  Keep it tuned here.

The Haberdasher

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Posted 8/31/15 at 7:54 pm by Scott Ilnicky | 0 comments

Old & New Louisiana Mix-Up!

Thanks for tuning in to today's mix!   Starting off with some oldies, and then we'll see where we go from there ...... and always with gratitude to WWOZ, the great community radio station in New Orleans that got back on the air soon after Katrina hit 10 years ago, and is now going stronger than ever!

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Posted 8/31/15 at 6:27 pm by Bill Thomson | 0 comments

Lost Music Saloon: PLAYLIST: August 31: 5-7 p.m.: All New Music!

It's time for another "all new music" edition of the Lost Music Saloon today.  Artists & bands you'll recognize (Dave & Phil Alvin; Bottle Rockets; Warren Haynes w/Railroad Earth; Don Henley; Yo La Tengo; etc), and plenty you might not.  It's all good music, so kick back, knock the old music out of your ears, open up your mind & enjoy!

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Posted 8/31/15 at 3:02 pm by Garry Morse | 0 comments

tea with me

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Posted 8/31/15 at 1:59 pm by George | 0 comments

tea with me

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Posted 8/31/15 at 1:59 pm by George | 0 comments

Top 30 for Aug 24-30

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Manzara the hills are aLIVE AT SOUND OF MUSIC self-released
2 La Luz Weirdo Shrine Hardly Art
3 Barrence Whitfield & the Savages Under the Savage Sky Bloodshot Records
4 Reatards Grown Up, Fucked Up [reissue] Goner
5 Horsehead Casual Dracula self-released
6 Sweet Baboo The Boombox Ballads Moshi Moshi
7 Alabama Shakes Sound & Color ATO
8 Hop Along Painted Shut Saddle Creek
9 Thee Oh Sees Mutilator Defeated at Last Castle Face
10 Class Actress Movies Casablanca / Republic
11 Kings Kings Jellowstone
12 Royal Headache High What's Your Rupture
13 Good Life Everybody's Coming Down Saddle Creek
14 Zachary Cale Duskland No Quarter
15 Shlohmo Dark Red True Panther / Wedidit
16 Jeremy and the Harlequins American Dreamer self-released
17 Chelsea Wolfe Abyss Sargent House
18 Vaadat Charigim Sinking as a Stone Burger
19 The Bird and the Bee Recreational Love Rostrum
20 Destroyer Poison Season Merge
21 The Mynabirds Lovers Know Saddle Creek
22 FFS FFS Domino
23 Beach House Depression Cherry Sub Pop
24 Froth Bleak Burger
25 Girlpool Before the World Was Big Wichita
26 Deradoorian The Expanding Flower Planet Anticon
27 Michael Stasis RIP III Arbutus
28 Radkey Dark Black Makeup Strange Loop
29 Tamaryn Cranekiss Mexican Summer
30 Briana Marela All Around Us Jagjaguwar

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Posted 8/31/15 at 8:00 am by Anna C. | 0 comments

Monday Breakfast Blend: August 31, 2015

Starting off the show with a few songs reflecting on Hurricane Katrina and the aftermath.

Hurricane Katrina 2005

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Posted 8/31/15 at 5:00 am by Anna C. | 0 comments

Basis Of Funk Vol5 ChVIII The Keys of Life

Had a Wonderful Show with Sid Kingsley, he played some live tunes for us, and we kept it on jazz pianists the whole night!

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Posted 8/31/15 at 12:03 am by DJ Heavy Styles | 0 comments

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