Here is the stunning conclusion to the two part episode arch started back on Episode 60. There was no way I was not going to take a moment to acknowledge the passing of Scott Asheton so this had to be delayed. But instead of delaying the episode, I decided just to record two this week.
The concept is rather basic. One episode a great list of songs, the next episode those same great songs but played by other artists.
Tinariwen is playing at the Warhol Museum on Tuesday April 1st. The show is sold out and I did not go the website for tickets in time to get them. Damn my slowness.
The giant list of releases for Record Store Day has been released. You can go here to read it. There are actually a few interesting releases on it this year that aren't just reissues.
And if you thought that Ghost Rider was the worst thing you've ever seen Nicolas Cage's face on, you would be sorely mistaken. This is a real thing:
KDVR in Denver did a really stupid thing. They were practicing lazy journalism live on air. Which led to the greatest mistake on live television ever. Needless to say, they got what they deserved.
Patton Oswalt has a new special coming up on Comedy Central. Here's the trailer for it:
The Pixies have released EP3. And they are combining all three EP's and releasing them as an album titled Indie Cindy. There will be an advanced Record Store Day release for the vinyl with an actual street date of April 29th. There is also a deluxe CD version that will have bonus CD with live tracks from their tour this past winter.
The City Gardens was a shit-hole of a club in Trenton, NJ. The stage in that club has had an enormous amount of legendary bands play on it. And the bar in that club was once tended by Jon Stewart. There's a book out now and documentary in production about the City Gardens. Here's a link to The Daily Show interview with the author and Gibby from the Butthole Surfers.
It seems that Iggy Pop will have a radio show on the BBC for quite some time. Here's a source to download the most recent episode Fun Seekers.
Buzz from the Melvins will be a guest on Henry Rollins' radio show on KCRW this Sunday, the 30th. The website that has the Iggy Pop shows will also have the Buzz show a few days after it airs.
Thanks for listening.
Rock over London. Rock on Chicago.
Here's the download link:
Out of Step Music Hour Episode 62
Here's the playlist:
1. David Bowie~Waiting For My Man~Bowie At The Beeb
2. Helmet~Oven~Born Annoying
3. The Jimi Hendrix Experience~Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window?~Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window?
4. Toadies~Where Is My Mind?~Best Of Toadies: Live At Paradise
5. Devo~(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction~Be Stiff
6. Rage Against The Machine~In My Eyes~Renegades
7. Submachine~Mongoloid~Sawed Off Shotglass
8. The Damned~I Feel Alright~Damned, Damned, Damned
9. Rollins Band~Earache My Eye~Insert Band Here
10. Otis Redding~Papa's Got A Brand New Bag~Stax/Volt Singles Collection
11. Anti-Flag~Ever Fallen In Love?~Bouncing Souls/Anti-Flag Split EP
12. Gaslight Anthem~Come Together~Radio Session
13. The Ramones~Chinese Rocks~Live NYC 1982
14. The Beatles~Rock And Roll Music~Beatles For Sale (Mono)
15. Veruca Salt~Bodies~Number One Blind
16. Against Me!~Bastards Of Young~Live At The Key Club
17. Nirvana~D-7~Nevermind 20th Anniversary Box Set
18. R.E.M.~I Walked With A Zombie~Where The Pyramid Meets The Eye
19. Social Distortion~Death Or Glory~Lords Of Dogtown Soundtrack
20. Jon Spencer Blues Explosion~Ole Man Trouble~Mo' Width
21. Seu Jorge~Queen Bitch~The Life Aquatic Sessions
22. Snapcase~Blacktop~Bright Flashes
23. Joey Ramone~What A Wonderful World~Don't Worry About Me
24. The Circle Jerks~Solitary Confinement~Live At The House Of Blues
25. Roky Erickson~Heroin~Gremlins Have Pictures
26. Heavy Blanket~Blockheads~Live At Tym Guitars