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Song of the Day: Julie Driscoll, Brian Auger & the Trinity “Season of the Witch (Pied Piper Redux)”

Posted by: djdmacblog
Jan 23, 2015
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Julie Driscoll, Brian Auger & the Trinity’s absolutely sublime psychedelic 1968 cover of Donovan’s folk-pop hit “Season of the Witch” gets a respectful yet groovy redux from producer/DJ/multi-instrumentalist The Pied Piper.

Song of the Day: Elton John “Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy”

Posted by: Neville C.
Jan 16, 2015
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One guilty pleasure I will confess to is Elton John, specifically pre-1975 Elton John and Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy.

Song of the Day: Davy Graham “Both Sides Now”

Posted by: Neville C.
Jan 02, 2015
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A cover of Joni Mitchell’s “Both Sides Now” leads off Davy Graham’s Large as Life and Twice as Natural album with a bang.

Song of the Day: Misfits “Blue Christmas”

Posted by: Steven Faith
Dec 24, 2014
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Jerry Only’s current incarnation of the legendary Misfits recorded a limited edition holiday record featuring their version of “Blue Christmas”, made famous by Elvis Presley.

Song of the Day: Flo and Eddie “Marmendy Mill”

Posted by: Neville C.
Dec 19, 2014
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As the holidays approach I find myself listening to songs from my youth. “Marmendy Mill” by Flo and Eddie is a song that instantly takes me back to age 15, Atlanta, GA, listening to records with my headphones on.

Song of the Day: D’Angelo “Sugah Daddy”

Posted by: DJ Meistro
Dec 17, 2014
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On Sunday, D’Angelo’s new LP, Black Messiah appeared. Check out this first taste, a track called “Sugah Daddy.”

Song of the Day: The Go-Betweens “Streets of Your Town”

Dec 15, 2014
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This song, from The Go-Betweens’ 1988 record 16 Lovers Lane is called “Streets of Your Town”, one of the many gems in this fantastic album.

Song of the Day: Inspiral Carpets “Sackville”

Posted by: Neville C.
Nov 21, 2014
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Inspiral Carpets’ “Sackville” was written about a street that once ran through Manchester’s old red light district and starts with a killer organ riff.

Song of the Day: Ramsey Lewis “Les Fleur”

Posted by: KC Higgins
Nov 18, 2014
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Ramsey Lewis’ “Les Fleur” is pure 60’s psychedelia fused with jazz on an orchestral scale.

Song of the Day: Pulp “Wishful Thinking”

Nov 17, 2014
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“Wishful Thinking” originally came out on Pulp’s debut mini-album called It but I prefer this version from the first of their many Peel Sessions, recorded on November 7, 1981.

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