Monday, December 2, 2019

That Christmasy Feeling

My 2019 Holiday Mix, heavy on classic 60s/70s Ken Burns Country, is ready for download.
Also on Spotify.

01. That Christmasy Feeling (Johnny & Tommy Cash)
02. Must Be Christmas (Band of Merrymakers)
03. Country Christmas (Loretta Lynn)
04. They Shined Up Rudolph's Nose (David Mayfield Parade)
05. Christmas Time's A Comin' (Emmylou Harris)
06. Christmas Is Coming to Town (Laurel City Ramblers)
07. Mr. & Mrs. Santa Claus (George Jones & Tammy Wynette)
08. Christmas In My Home Town (Charley Pride)
09. It's Christmas Time in Texas (Los Lobos)
10. Mediterranean X-Mas (Josh Rouse)
11. You Got a Bike (Kate Micucci)
12. Burnin' Mistletoe Holiday (Loveland Duren)
13. A Willie Nice Christmas [feat. Willie Nelson] (Kasey Musgraves)
14. Christmas Story (Nashville Bluegrass Band)
15. Home On Christmas Day (Buck Owens & Susan Raye)
16. Christmas Day at My House (Patty Loveless )
17. Rockin' Little Christmas (Carlene Carter)
18. May Ev'ry Day Be Christmas (Roseanne Cash)
19. Strangest Christmas Yet (Steve Martin & Steep Canyon Band)
20. The Pagans Had It Right (Devil in a Woodpile)
21. Christmas Stars (Whoa Melodic)
22. Ragged Winter Band (The Cleaners From Venus)
23. Waiting for Christmas (David Woodard)
24. Drink 'Til We Go Home (Lucy Spraggen)
25. One More Christmas Beer (Sonny Sweeney)
26. Wish You Well This Christmas (The Elftones)

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Happy Holiday Season!

Saturday, December 8, 2018

All I Want For Xmas

Here is my 2018 Holiday Playlist, one week late this year

01. All I Want For Xmas (Just My Baby) (Pop Etc)
02. Brand New Christmas (Ronnie D'addario)
03. Wish List  ( Colin & Caroline)
04. All I Want for Christmas is You  ( The Dollyrots)
05. Every Single Christmas (JD McPherson)
06. Christmas Tears (The Hit Parade)
07. It's Almost Christmas Time (Karen Basset)
08. Christmas in Hollywood (Kat Meoz)
09. Hollywood Holiday (Dude York)
10. It's Christmastime (The Empty Hearts)
11. Christmas Time (Is My Favourite Time Of The Year) (Jeremy Neale)
12. Cross You Off My List (Lola Kirke)
13. Little Saint Nick (Best Coast)
14. All I Want For Christmas (Is To Be With You) (Lisa Prank & Seattle's Little Helpers)
15. New Christmas Hymn (The Minus 5)
16. Wake up Christmas (Lisa Mychols)
17. Oh Santa Claus!  (The Christmas Cards)
18. Coal in My Fishnet Stocking (Palmyra Delran)
19. Santa! Cross the Border! (Los Damn Ramblers)
20. Merry Christmas Time (Somerdale)
21. Helluva Christmas (The Tearaways)
22. Happy Christmas Song (Snow Coats)
23. I Want To Be Alone On Christmas (Testa Rosa)
24. Christmas Eve at Kroger (The Traveller)
25. All That I Want (The Weepies)
26. My Green Christmas Tree (The 60s Invasion)

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Also available on Spotify

Friday, December 1, 2017

Holiday Hootenanny

It's that time again for my Holiday mix. This year's mix is called "Holiday Hootenanny"

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01. I Wouldn't Trade Christmas (The Sinatra Family)
02. You're A Gift (The Both)
03. Merry Christmas Darlings (Cheap Trick)
04. Christmas All Over Again (Darlene Love)
05. Everybody Loves Christmas (Eddie Money & Ronnie Spector)
06. Look Around You (It's Christmas Time) (Bobby Goldsboro)
07. Christmas Everyday (The Frights)
08. Mistress For Christmas (Halestorm)
09. Holiday Hootenanny (Paul & Paula)
10. Christmas Treat (Julian Casablancas)
11. Kids Come Back Again At Christmas (Sloan)
12. Good King Wenceslas (Lilys)
13. Let's Make Christmas Love (BMX Bandits)
14. Merry Christmas Time (Somerdale)
15. Never Gonna Be Alone on Christmas (Work Drugs)
16. My Christmas Card To You (The Partridge Family)
17. You Trashed My Christmas (The Primitives)
18. Cool Yule (The Rebel Pebbles)
19. The Sweetest Season (Deerheart)
20. Snow in Sun (Tracey Thorn)
21. Christmas Is My Time of Year (The Christmas Spirit)
22. Verhanukkah (Kisswhistle)
23. Christmas Spirit? (The Wailers)
24. Revolution Wonderland (The Weeklings)
25. Christmas Celebration (Weezer)
26. Xmas Time Again (Pointed Sticks)

Friday, April 28, 2017

The Book Of Love Has Music In It

Here's a download of our wedding playlist. I hope you enjoy it!

Wedding Playlist:The Book of Love Has Music In It 
At Last (Etta James) / Two Of Us (Aimee Mann & Michael Penn) At Long Last Love (Frank Sinatra) / I’m in The Mood For Love (Doris Day) The Book of Love (Tracey Thorn) / Can't Help Falling In Love (eels) Dream A Little Dream (Eddie Vedder) / Easy To Love (Patricia Barber) Follow You Follow Me (Emmerson Noguiera) / God Only Knows (She & Him) / Grow Old With Me (Postal Service)/ Ku-u-i-po & Hawaiian Wedding Song (Elvis Presley) / Here There And Everywhere (The Beatles) / I Love How You Love Me (Camera Obscura) I Only Have Eyes For You (Mighty Echoes) / I Saw The Light (Yo La Tengo) I'll Be Your Mirror (Ricethrower) / I'm In Love With A Girl (Anton Barbeau) I Love Her She Loves Me (NRBQ) / Let My Love Open the Door (Rogue Wave) It's Love (Chris Knox) / It's Only Natural (Lior & Emma Louise) Just Like Heaven (Elle Tu Four)/ Lovesong (Adele) My One And Only Love (The Four Freshmen) / Friday I’m In Love (Glo-Worm) Night And Day (Everything But The Girl) / Passionate Kisses (Lucinda Williams) Question (The Old 97's) / Rainbow Connections (Garfunkel & Oates) Somewhere Over The Rainbow/What A Wonderful World (Iz Kamakawiwo'Ole) Sweet Remedy (Maoli) / Thunder Road (Jim Boggia) Ukulele Girl (Coconut Radio) / Wouldn’t It Be Nice (Ukebox) We Belong Together (Los Lobos) / You Belong To Me (Patsy Cline) When I’m With You (Best Coast) / So Much In Love (The Tymes) You And Your Sister (This Mortal Coil)

Bonus Prelude Music: Selections by Vitamin String Quartet 
ABC (The Jackson Five) / Anything Anything (Dramarama) Birdhouse in Your Soul (TMBG) / Blister In The Sun (The Violent Femmes) Crazy Little Thing Called Love (Queen) / Cut Your Hair (Pavement) Don’t Fear The Reaper (Blue Oyster Cult) / Eight Days A Week (The Beatles) Fell In Love With a Girl (The White Stripes)/God Only Knows (The Beach Boys) Here Comes Your Man (Pixies) / I’ll Be Your Mirror (The Velvet Underground) Just Like Honey (The Jesus & Mary Chain) / Life On Mars? (David Bowie) Love Will Tear Us Apart (Joy Division) / Blue Monday (New Order) New Slang (The Shins) / Ooh La La (The Faces) Pretty In Pink (The Psychedelic Furs) / Ruby Tuesday (The Rolling Stones) Sunday Morning (The Velvet Underground) / These Days (Nico) There Is a Light That Never Goes Out (The Smiths) Thunder Road (Bruce Springsteen) 

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Shaka Kalikimaka

Here is this year's holiday compilation.  After moving to Hawai'i this Summer, I decided to assemble a more island-themed mix, with just one version of "Mele Kalikimaka".

01. Aloha Christmas (The Dukes of Surf)
02. Christmas Island Medley (Aloha Delire)
03. Christmas On Big Island (The Blue Hawaiians)
04. The Merriest Hawaiian Christmas (The Brothers Cazimero)
05. Christmas In The Sand (Colbie Caillat )
06. Christmas In The Sun (Shake Some Action!)
07. Christmas Luau (Dario Russo)
08. O Come All Ye Faithful (Los Straitjackets)
09. Christmas Day  (I Wish I Was Surfing) (Emmy the Great & Tim Wheeler)
10. Christmas Wish (Friends of the Diddlers)
11. On A Christmas Morning (Grand Old Uke Of York)
12. Holiday Hula (Sistah Robi Kahakalua)
13. Shaka Kalikimaka (Imua)
14. Winter Wonderland (Jim "Kimo" West)
15. Linus and Lucy (Kalei Gamiao)
16. Kani Na Pele(Jingle Bells) (Kapoho)
17. Christmas Bells (Willie K)
18. Christmas Lu'au (Makaha Sons)
19. Aloha Kalikimaka (Maui Jam)
20. Kana Kaloka(Here Comes Santa Claus) (Na Leo)
21. Mele Kalikimaka On Christmas Day (Pandanus Club)
22. Love Is A Christmas Rose (Piney Gir)
23. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (Seven Missing Santas)
24. Mele Kalikimaka (She & Him)
25. Santa's Hula (Hilo Hattie)
26. Here Comes Santa In A Red Canoe (Surfers)
27. Surfer Santa Claus (Ukulele Jim)
28. Surfin' Santa (Victoria Vox)
29. Deck The Halls (With Boughs of Longboards) (Rick Springfield)
30. Hark! the Christmas Angels Surf (Kludo White)

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Thursday, January 7, 2016

Twenty Fifteen

Happy Belated New Year! Here are 24 tunes from the year just past

01. Allie (Belle And Sebastian)
02. Book of Too Late Changes (Cotton Mather)
03. Chasing Clouds (Caddy)
04. Debbie Downer (Courtney Barnett)
05. End Of The World (The Flamin' Groovies)
06. Fast Moving Clouds (Sarah Bethe Nelson)
07. Feeling OK (Best Coast)
08. Hold Down The Fort (The Minus 5)
09. I Can't Help You (The Chills)
10. Just Say Go (Reno Bo)
11. Let Your Hair Fall Down (The Bye Bye Blackbirds)
12. Lucky In Every Way (Pugwash)
13. Midsommar (The Corner Laughers)
14. Now I Know I'll Never Get Over You (The Zombies)
15. Out Of My Mind (Tommy Keene)
16. Philomena (The Decemberists)
17. Queens Tornado (Regular Einstein)
18. Rainbow Tunnel (Alison Faith Levy)
19. Restless Year (Ezra Furman)
20. Seven Days a Week (Nick Piunti)
21. She Writes a Symphony (The Lilac Time)
22. Times Square (Destroyer)
23. When I'm with You (The London Souls)
24. Where Does the Time Go? (Chris Stamey)

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Psychedelic Santa: Christmas 2015

That time of year again. My 2015 Holiday Compilation "Psychedelic Santa" is now ready for downloading and listening.  Click the image to do the first thing.

01. The Grip Weeds - Welcome Christmas
02. Buzz Zeemer - Psychedelic Santa
03. Chipper - Groovy Christmas
04. Dallon Weekes - Sickly Sweet Holidays
05. Electric Prunes - A 67 Christmas
06. Chris Farren - Christmas Guitar
07. Glamourpuss - It's Only Christmas
08. Skip Haynes & Aliotta Haynes Jeremiah - Christmas On LSD
09. Her - Psychedelic Christmas
10. The Green Pajamas - I Wish That It Was Christmas
11. Jackie De Shannon - Do You Know How Christmas Trees Are Grown
12. Kylie Minogue - Christmas Isn't Christmas 'Til You Get Here
13. Alison Faith Levy & Karla Kane  - All I Want for Chanukah is a Ukulele
14. Misty's Big Adventure - Have Yourself a Psychedelic Christmas
15. The National - Christmas Magic [Bob's Buskers]
16. The Olms - Christmas Thyme
17. The Bellamy Brothers - Old Hippie Christmas
18. Zach Gill - Party Hard
19. Squirrel Nut Zippers - Santa Claus Is Smoking Reefer
20. Rotary Connection - Christmas Love
21. The Smoke Fairies - Bad Good
22. The Smoking Trees - The Psychedelic Lights of Christmas
23. Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings - Big Bulbs
24. Triangle Park - Christmas Lights
25. Faye and The Scrooges - X M A S
26. Untamed Youth - Santa's Gonna Shut 'Em Down
27. The Vestibules - Christmas on Acid
28. The Waistcoats - (I Wish You Could Be More) Like Santa Claus
29. GFOTY - Christmas Day
30. Andy Partridge - Psychedelic Christmas