Sunday, January 31, 2010

Show 102: The Encyclopedia of Sound - Part 2

The Encyclopedia of Sound - Part 2

Following John T. and Tothar's ABC show in December,
Thrifting for Tunes continues the Encyclopedia of Sound project
with a sampling of music by C and D artists...
from Caculinha and Vic Caesar
to Leo De Lyon and Department of Crooks...
and more!

The Encyclopedia of Sound project is an ongoing series of shows
running sporadically over the course of 2010
(on both Thrifting for Tunes and The Beyondophonic Action Hour),
which takes listeners on a tour through
a random sampling of John T. and Tothar's music libraries...

Tune in on January 31 at 9 pm Eastern/6 pm Pacific...
and be sure to join us in the friendly online chat room
at while you listen!

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"C" SET 1:

Song: Lost Lagoon (Intro)
Artist: Clouseaux

Song: Beat Boat
Artist: Alida Chelli

Song: Minha Namorada
Artist: Caculinha Seu Orgao E Seu Conjunto

Song: Beyond the Reef
Artist: Micky Curtis and His City Crows

Song: Congo Serenade
Artist: Chaino

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"C" SET 2:

Song: Deep Night
Artist: Paul Conrad

Song: Galaxy
Artist: Frank Comstock

Song: Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
Artist: Vic Caesar

Song: (Brown Eyes And) Train Rhythm Blue
Artist: The Ray Campi Quartet

Song: Buonanotte
Artist: Renato Carosone

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"D" SET 1:

Song: Ho Messo Gli Occhi Su Di Te
Artist: Dino

Song: The Bomb
Artist: Dan & Dale

Song: Amelia
Artist: Eumir Deodato

Song: The Happy Sounds of Paree
Artist: Leo De Lyon

Song: How High The Moon
Artist: Leo Diamond

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"D" SET 2:

Song: Beat 700
Artist: Franco De Gemini

Song: Walking with Darla
Artist: Department Of Crooks

Song: Wexstun Burns The Money
Artist: Drywall

Song: Tiki
Artist: Martin Denny/Si Zentner

Song: Tahitian Dream
Artist: Robert Drasnin

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Song: Wastepaper-Basket Fire
Artist: Brian Dewan

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Show 101: Walk, Don't Run / Run, Don't Walk

Walk, Don't Run / Run Don't Walk

It all depends on how you want to pace yourself...
Me, I'm runnin'... (see below for the Rum Runner cocktail)

January 17 at 9 pm Eastern/6 pm Pacific...

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SET 1:

Song: Walk Don't Run
Artist: Those Darn Accordions

Song: Runnin' Wild
Artist: Robert Maxwell

Song: Walking Hand in Hand
Artist: The Three Suns

Song: She Comes Running
Artist: Lee Hazlewood

Song: Walk On By
Artist: Enoch Light

Song: Corri Uomo Corri (Run Man, Run)
Artist: Christy

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SET 2:

Song: Off And Running
Artist: Robert Drasnin

Song: Ivan's Walk For Food
Artist: Drywall

Song: Ski Run
Artist: Heindorf

Song: Baby Elephant Walk
Artist: Living Guitars

Song: Runaway Rickshaw
Artist: Markko Polo Adventurers

Song: Sleepwalk
Artist: Basil Henriques

Song: Running Gun
Artist: Marty Robbins

Song: Walking From Juarez
Artist: Clouseaux

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SET 3:

Song: Only Mama That'll Walk The Line
Artist: Ann-Margret

Song: Run For Your Life
Artist: Nancy Sinatra

Song: These Boots Are Made For Walkin'
Artist: 98% American Mom & Apple Pie 1929 Crash Band

Song: Sun Valley Ski Run
Artist: Esquivel

Song: Walk On The Wild Side
Artist: Jimmy Smith

Song: Time Runs Out
Artist: The Creed Taylor Orchestra/ Kenyon Hopkins

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Song: Run - Don't Walk!
Artist: The Tsunami Experiment

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  • 1 oz dark rum
  • 1 oz light rum
  • 1/2 oz blackberry brandy
  • 1/4 oz banana liquer
  • 1 splash grenadine
  • 1 splash lime juice
  • 1 1/2 cups of ice
Blend until the consistancy has thickened.
Pour into a glass or tiki mug and top off with a 151 rum.
Garnish and serve.