Guest DJ set, 2009-11-23, 6:45-8am, “Freak Scene”

  1. Pattern Recognition by Sonic Youth from Sonic Nurse [Geffen]
  2. In Your Heart by A Place To Bury Strangers from Exploding Head [Mute]
  3. Over & Over by Skywave from Synthstatic [Alison]
  4. Manta Ray by Pixies from Complete B-Sides [4AD]
  5. Cannonball by The Breeders from Last Splash [4AD]
  6. Hang On To Your Ego by Frank Black from Frank Black [4AD]
  7. Buena by Morphine from At Your Service [RYKO]
  8. Funeral Singers by Califone from All My Friends Are Funeral Singers [Dead Oceans]
  9. Chain Chain by Red Red Meat from Bunny Gets Paid [Sub Pop]
  10. The Calculation by Regina Spektor from Far [Sire/WB]
  11. I and Love and You by The Avett Brothers from I and Love and You [American]
  12. Periodically Triple and Double by Yo La Tengo from Popular Songs [Sub Pop]
  13. You Are The Light by Jens Lekman from You Are The Light EP [Secretly Canadian] Request
  14. Heartbeat Radio by Sondre Lerche from Heartbeat Radio [Rounder]
  15. Perfection As A Hipster by God Help The Girl from God Help The Girl [Matador]
  16. Call Call by The Faint from Blank Wave Arcade [Saddle Creek]
  17. Zero by Yeah Yeah Yeahs from It’s Blitz [Geffen]
  18. I’m Not Done by Fever Ray from Fever Ray [Mute]

Guest DJ set, 2009-11-19, 8-9am, “Snap, Crackle & Pop”

Lloyd Dobler: Hey my brother, can I borrow a copy of your “Hey Soul Classics”?
Jason Dobler: No, my brother, you have to go buy your own.

Guest DJ set at WSUM 91.7 Madison, filling in for DJ Dave’s all-vinyl show. Had “Say Anything” on the mind, so I made a trip to the record store to make sure I had enough Motown.

Lloyd Dobler: Hey my brother, can I borrow a copy of your “Hey Soul Classics”?
Jason Dobler:  No, my brother, you have to go buy your own.

I had a lot of fun doing a guest DJ set at WSUM, filling in for DJ Dave’s all-vinyl show. I had Say Anything on the mind, so I made a trip to the record store to make sure I had enough Motown.

  1. Kosmos by Thomas Luck from Kosmos: Soundtracks of Eastern Germany’s Adventures in Space [All Score Media]
  2. Ain’t Too Proud to Beg by The Temptations from Greatest Hits [Motown]
  3. Baby, I Need Your Loving by The Four Tops from Greatest Hits – Motown
  4. Brick House by The Commodores from Greatest Hits [Motown]
  5. Shining Star by Earth, Wind, and Fire from Best Of Earth Wind and Fire 1 [Columbia]
  6. P.Funk (Wants To Get Funked Up) by Parliament from Mothership Connection [Casablanca]
  7. Let’s Dance by David Bowie from Let’s Dance [EMI]
  8. America by Neil Diamond from 12 Greatest Hits, Vol II [Columbia]
  9. Sweet Caroline by Neil Diamond from Gold [Universal]
  10. Soul Man by Sam & Dave from Best of Sam & Dave [Atlantic]
  11. You Send Me by Sam Cooke from Best of Sam Cooke [RCA/Victor]
  12. Ain’t No Mountain High Enough by Diana Ross from Greatest Hits [Motown]
  13. All Night Long by Lionel Richie from Can’t Slow Down [RCA]

Notes:

Listen to me: WSUM 91.7 FM, Thu, 8-9am

I will be guest hosting DJ Dave’s show “Snap, Crackle andPop” this Thursday, 11/19, from 8-9am. The format of the show is all vinyl, and I’ll be trying to focus on R&B, Soul, Funk, and specifically Motown. Listen live in Madison on 91.7 FM, or streamonline at http://www.wsum.org.

I will be guest hosting DJ Dave’s show “Snap, Crackle and Pop” this Thursday, 11/19, from 8-9am. The format of the show is all vinyl, and I’ll be trying to focus on R&B, Soul, Funk, and specifically Motown. Listen live in Madison on 91.7 FM, or stream online at http://www.wsum.org.

Guest DJ set, 2009-11-13, 8-9am, “Time Out of Mind”

My first solo DJ set at WSUM 91.7 Madison. Thanks to everyone who listened over the air & streamed online. Click “read on” to see set list.

My first solo DJ set at WSUM 91.7 Madison. Thanks to everyone who listened over the air & streamed online.

[Song – Artist – Album – Record Label]

1. The 50 States Song – Sufjan Stevens – Live

2. Actor Out of Work – St. Vincent – Actor – 4AD

3. The Rake’s Song – The Decemberists – The Hazards of Love – Capitol

[Voice Break]

4. John Allyn Smith Sails – Okkervil River – The Stage Names – Jagjaguwar

5. Bells of Creation – …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead – Century of Self – Justice

[John Lithgow PSA for Manatees]

[Voice Break, Intro “Metal References” set]

6. Sister Jack – Spoon – Gimmie Fiction – Merge

7. The Best Ever Death Metal Band Out of Denton – The Mountain Goats – All Hail West Texas – Emperor Jones

8. Heavy Metal Drummer – Wilco – Yankee Hotel Foxtrot – Nonesuch

[Voice Break, Intro Electronic set]

9. Love Comes Close – Cold Cave – Love Comes Close – Matador

10. Regret – New Order – Republic – Qwest

11. Transmission – Joy Division – Transmission 7″ – Factory

[Voice Break]

12. Safer – Animal Collective – Peacebone Single – Domino

Testing. One, two. (Listen to: WSUM 91.7 FM, Fri, 8-9am)

Getting ready for guest DJ set on WSUM, 91.7 Madison, tomorrow [Fri 11/13/09] from 8 to 9 am. Stream over the internet at WSUM.org

Any Requests?

Getting ready for guest DJ set on WSUM, 91.7 Madison, tomorrow [Fri 11/13/09] from 8 to 9 am. Also available streaming via http://www.WSUM.org.

Filling in for Neal Kivi’s show “Time Out of Mind.” Says the theme is “Music picked for it’s lyrical quality.”

I can do that.

Any requests?