Thursday, October 19, 2017

A Very Important Question about Bach

[originally aired on Monday, October 16, 2017]

Arthur Brown’s Kingdom Come “Time Captives”
Strategy “Fossil Data”
Great Waitress “Pleats” [mixed in]
Tod Dockstader “Water Music, Part 3” from 1963 (excerpt)
Dawn of Midi “Ijiraq”
Sex Bruises “Contusion” [excerpt- mixed in]
Anne-James Chaton – unknown track from Evenements 9
R.D. Burman “Freak Out Music”
Chris Watson “El Divisadero”
Hubert Zemler “Variations on the Theme “Suaves Figures””
Crawl Unit “Holy Static” [mixed in]
The Brothers Four “Rock Island Line”
Xao Seffcheque “Du und ich”
Helene Breschand & Elliott Sharp “La Langue Dans Ma Bouche”
Form a Log “Chain Valet”
Francisco Meirino “Render” [excerpt]
Can “Mushroom”
David Bowie “Bombers”

[your DJ speaking rudely over Ravi Shankar]

Kitchen and the Plastic Spoons “Icecream to God”
Arianna Puello “Asi Es La Negra”
Young Marble Giants “Choci Loni”
Dat Politics “Senior Actif”
Laibach “Panorama”
ARKKON “Spiritus Dei”
Bren’t Lewiis Ensemble “The Drowning Machine”
Chrome “Meet You in the Subway”
H3OH “Untitled” from untitled album
Circuit Wound “Patience Wears Thin” [excerpt]
Gummi Bears!
Van Halen “Sunday Afternoon in the Park”
Five or Six “Another Reason”

[your dj speaks]

Hell in a Handbasket “Betray”
Donny Hathaway “Giving Up”
The Record Company “Rita Mae Young”
Tom Waits “Dead & Lovely”
Kerlin/Klein/Kruger  “Tumbling Spider” mixed into…
John Cage & David Tudor “Indeterminancy”
Screwtape “A Las Barricadas!”
Some monks growling
Gnod “Bodies for Money”
Trailer for the 1929 film, “Queen of the Nightclubs”
[your DJ speaks over Jimmy Smith’s “The Cat”]

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Something's in there.

[originally aired on 10/2/2017]

Ilhan Mimaroglu “Immolation Scene”
KARP “J is for Genius”
Frank Rosaly “Centering and Displacement” Side A
James Whitehead “Air Attack over Kabul Airfield”

[your dj speaks briefly over the Whitehead recording]

Negativland “Now” from the album, Guns [excerpt]
Merzbow & Russell Haswell “Unlock the Mysteries of the Sun” [excerpt]
Malik Adouane “Shaft (Orientale Version)”
Santigold “Can’t Get Enough of Myself”
Jarboe “A Woman’s Dreams”
The Chorale Mystique performing “Eicha”
Doris Norton “Psychoraptus”
Xao Seffcheque “Mannesmann”
The Dead Milkmen “Pit”
Felipe Araya “Punata” [recorded live in Bolivia][excerpt]

[your dj speaks]

Andre Williams “Jailhouse Blues”
Hamilton Leithauser “Road to Nowhere”
Pamelia Kurstin “Eschschloraque”
Nocturnal Emissions “When were you last in control?”
Renaldo and the Loaf “Ow” Stew the Red Shoe”
The Marvellettes “Beechwood 4-5789”

[your dj speaks over el barbero de sevilla]

Maya Angelou “Donkey City”
Can “Flow Motion”
Encomiast “io”
Intro to peter pan
Hank Williams “Lost Highway”
Meg Lee Chin “Swallow You”
Porest “Boloko”
Neil Jendon “Fear Sickness”
Hukwe Zawose “Sisitizo La Amani Duniani”
Rotten Piece “Ofunesama”
Fats Waller “A Little Bit Independent”

[your dj speaks over “Johnny’s Dive” by Robert Farnon]

Harry Nilsson “At My Front Door”
Moira Scar “Space Time Resonators”
Balcanes “Combustible”
Very Impossible Person “Sweep Music” (Yabba Dabba Who’s Your Mama??)
Spatial “A Music of Sound Systems”
Keiji Haino – something from his 1981 album

[your dj speaks over the Rockabye Baby version of Sanitarium]

Tomutonttu “Tihentyvasta Harpusta-Tarjous”
Godspeed You! Black Emperor “Undoing a Luciferian Towers” [excerpt]

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Blue Lights and Rows of Houses

[originally aired on 9/25/2017]


BLK W/BEAR “Stars Fell on Alabama”
PBK “Fleshbook Ecstacy”
Quattropage “Youch”
Brigitte Fontaine & Areski Belkacem “Le ciel est doux”
Georges Brassens “Pauvre Martin”
Christophe Charles “Karkowski in Amazonia”
David Oliphane “Eyes Sewn Shut”
Gnod “People”
Ravi Shankar “Ahir Bhaira” Raga
Yannick Dauby – track 2 from Lind, Raud
Fast Forty “Class Warfare is Confusion”
Big City Orchestra doing the Theme from The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

[your dj speaks, finally]

Helm “Carrier” [mixed into the end of the BCO][excerpt]
Sixes – untitled 8.5-minute track from Organ Cuts II [excerpt]
Cheapmachines – untitled track from Accessory [excerpt]
The Ethiopians “Engine ‘54”
Holger Czukay “Sudetenland”
Jackie Wilson “Reet Petite”
Tha Alkaholiks “Daaam!”
Scientist “Blood On His Lips”

[your dj speaks over the Scientist]

Garnet Mimms “Cry Baby”
Edward Ka-Spel “Avengelist” and “God in a Cupboard” from Eyes! China Doll
Das Gluck “Die Bombe”
Carl Stone “Axis”
Death Factory “Restraint is Hard” [excerpt]
Chrome “Chromosome Damage”
Bizita Q “The Worst Misery Ever”
The London Symphony Orchestra performing Gimme Shelter

[your dj speaks over that]

Theme “Valentine (Lost) Forever”
The Beginning of the End “Funky Nassau, Pt. 2”

What's that on your head

[originally aired September 18th, 2017]


Xdugef “Bosslady Speaks, You Listen” [excerpt]
Neal Jendon “Staggers and Folds”
Guapo “Obscure Knowledge” [mixed in with Jendon]
Song of the Wagogo people of central Tanzania
The The “Sweet Bird of Truth”
Semisolid “Polizei” from the District of Noise, Vol. 6 compilation
Phebe Kildeer & The Shift “Let’s Talk a Good Story” [excerpt]
Porest “Pleurisy”
Wang Changcun “Sea-Food”
Fast Forty “Yeah Right Now”
Smegma “F & V”
Leon Berry playing “They Didn’t Believe Me” on the Wurlitzer pipe organ, on the dustiest record I have ever played on air
Winters in Osaka “Molded to Crawl”
Little Richard “Hound Dog”

[your dj speaks, finally!]

Da! …oops I played “Fish Shit” by accident!
Todd “Chair Fight”
Dit & Uta “Science Fiction Park”
Sister Nancy “Bam Bam”
Redglaer “Untitled” from American Masonry [excerpt]
Mohamed Abdel Wahhab “Al-Qamh”
Philip Sanderson “Trap Door Decoupage”
The Celebrate Music Synthesizer Group “Millions of Decaliters” [excerpt]
Jacques Brodier “Passage De Villemahu”
Chris Brown “Talking Drum” (layered in)
Pete Shelley “Homosapien”

[your DJ speaks over “They Reminisce Over You”]

The B-52s “Wig”
Celtic Frost “Into the Crypts of Rays” – was looking for their cover of “Mexican Radio” but this will have to do
…with Xdugef’s “Scream” coming out of that…
Captain Three Leg “Stylish Facial Hair”
Faust “Der Kaffee kocht”
MiLkBabY “that drifter’s song”
Lars Gunnarson “Soon She Would…”
Songs of the Humpback Whale
Rotten Piece “Fever Flower”
Holger Czukay “Witches’ Multiplication Table”
Sixes “Untitled” 16-minute track from Organ Cuts II
…with the Reverend C.L. Franklin mixed in…
More whales…
Accident Du Travail “La Boule”

[your dj speaks over some more whales]

Zack Kouns “Outlines of Absence”
Jock Scott “Ode to the Warwick”
Fad Gadget “State of the Nation
Val Denham “Raincloud”
The Chipmunks sing “I Want to Hold Your Hand”
CAN “Turtles Have Short Legs”
Circulator System “Woodpecker Greeting Worker Ant”
Work/Death “Like Two Little Magnets”
The Moody Blues “Your Wildest Dreams”

[your DJ speaks]

Flea Circus “Skank Minnow”

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

False Confessions

Originally aired on Monday, August 28th 2017

The Moody Blues “Question”
Faust “Ich bin ein Pavian”
Yakuza “Just Say Know”
Porest “The Highest Order”
Neal Jendon “Science Security Logic”
Fad Gadget “Ricky’s Hand”

[your dj speaks over Harmonia’s “Veterano”]

Billy Boyo “Zim Zim”
Cinema Verite “Die Zone”
Moira Scar “De/Monster/A-Tiff”
Ray Jones “It’s Her Money I’m After”
“The Race” from Russ Meyer’s Faster Pussycat!  Kill!  Kill!”
Theme from Stiffed
Maja Ratkje “Insomnia” [excerpt]
True Natural Crew “Monsanto”
Bloodyminded “Exercise (One)”
False Confession “Inside”

[your dj speaks]

DJ Cummerbund “Earth, Wind, & Ozzie”
Dead Boys “Hey Little Girl”
Funhausen “La Blooze”
Morton Subotnik “Butterfy 2” from 4 Butterflies
Kerlin/Klein/Kruger “tumbling spider” from the album soda play
Anne Gillis “Silence”
Pascal Comelade “musique ridicule”
Jason Crumer “Self Pity Fuck”
Smegma “I’m Pooped”
Harry Nilsson “Suberranean Homesick Blues”
World Domination Enterprises “Asbestos Lead Asbestos”

[your dj speaks]

Zack Kouns “Palms of Trees and Hands”
Hattie Noel on men
Christian Bock “Bosse I Bitar”
The Sun God “The Library of Babel”
Hovercraft “Phantom Limb”
Mr. Flagio “Take a Chance”
Emptyset “Interstice”


Wednesday, July 19, 2017


[Originally aired on July 17th, 2017]


Maria Teresa Luciani “The Poor Neighborhood” and “Supermarket”
Ben Richter “I Am The Wind”
Gurdjieff recording from 1949
Wat? Sanitar! “Me and My Monkey”
Lydia Lunch w/ Lucy Hamilton “How Men Die in Their Sleep”
Black Pus “Dreamon”
Sudden Infant “Future Cheese”
Wheel!  Of!  Fortune!
Kema “Hamadan”
Ruya Cagla “Odana Serdim Hali”
No UFO’s “PCM Track III”
Charles Dodge “Earth’s Magnetic Field”
Bruce Ditmas “Incubo”

[your DJ speaks over some music from Jaques Tati’s “Play Time”]

Idles “Well Done”
Speedwolf “High on Fire”
Guy Reibel “Fluide”
Harry Nilsson “Jump Into the Fire”
Heldon “Stand By”
Asmus Tietchens “JWAT 2”
Machinefabriek “Crumble” [excerpt]
Absolut Null Punkt “Emanation Nihilo” [excerpt]
Burning Star Core “Untitled”
William Shatner “Elegy for the Brave” [slowed down somewhat]
Brian Eno “Shadow”
Pascale Comelade “White Light” and “Approximate but Fair”

[your DJ speaks briefly]

Alvin Lucier “Music for Solo Performer”
AGF “I Am: New Woman”

[the dj speaks again]

Sister O.M. Terrell “God’s Little Birds”
Big City Orchestra “Bulldog”
Laibach “Get Back”
Morton Subotnick “Butterfly 3” mixed with…
Premature Ejaculation “Death Works as You Drift”
Death Praxis “Magic”

 [your dj speaks over “Baby Elephant Walk” performed by the Trombone Gang ‘stars]

Was (Not Was) Dad I’m In Jail
Ganimian & His Orchestra “Hedy Lou”
The Soft Boys “The Yodeling Hoover”
Implog “She Creatures”
23 Skidoo “Urban Gamelan”

[your dj speaks]

Bib Daddy Kane “Ain’t No Half-Steppin’”

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Sweet Cream

[Originally aired on July 10th, 2017 on WZRD 88.3 FM Chicago]


Bird Songs
Pierre Henry [RIP at 89] “Apres la mort”
Pierre Henry “Electro-Genese”
Spooky Tooth & Pierre Henry “Jubilation”
Sesame Street Counting to 12
Moth Cock@ Pittsburgh Overground Studio, 2010 (from the cassette: In Pursuit of Carmichael’s Hoagie” [excerpt]
Commando Bruno “sirocco”
R. Stevie Moore “Little Man”
Square/Sine “Scission subtile”
More Moth Cock
Silver Abuse “Abducted by the Lobstermen”
Blood Rhythms – excerpt from the LP, Assembly and an excerpt from the recording of a 2008 performance at Elastic Arts in Chicago

[your dj speaks over big daddy kane instrumental]

Extra sugarfree!
Ce Francois Couture “Vie cache”
Negativland “Executive Window…” [excerpt] [mixed in]
Alvin Lucier “Clocker” [excerpt]
Taboehgan Gamelan
Adriano Celentano “Desidero te”
Ben Richter “Panthalassa, I”
Lee Patterson “Moine Mhor Wires” [mixed in w/ the Richter]
Morris Pert “Chromosphere”
Francisco Lopez “Untitled # 200”
Psyclones & Pacific 231 (Psy 231) “Ecstacy on Rye”
Lussuria “Venus in Retrograde”
Black Pus “Dreamon”
Machine Listener “Center of Mass Animated”
Asmus Tietchens “JWAT 1” [Epitaph for John Watermann]
Nancy Sinatra “The End of the World”

[your dj speaks over VALIANT & VALIANT]

KRS-One “Sound of da Police”
The Noyes Brothers “Night Sky Vision”
Scientist & Jammy “Flash Gordon Meets Luke Skywalker”
F/I “The Ninth Corner”
Minor Threat “Stumped”
Don’t be a dragon lady!