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Freaker’s Ball | #43 | 2016 April 19

Pawn Hearts album art

3 Tracks. All from 1971. This might be the fewest number of songs played by any WREK specialty show ever. Come. Listen. Listen. What do you hear? Tell me. Tell. Only you can know. Listen.

Track List

  1. “A Plague of Lighthouse Keepers” by Van Der Graaf Generator on Pawn Hearts released 1971.
  2. “The Return of the Giant Hogweed” by Genesis on Nursery Cryme released 1971.
  3. “Whipping Post” by The Allman Brothers Band on At Fillmore East released 1971.

Slow Riot 4/17/16: we tried to root ourselves back home during our journey to the east, but alas, our strings were not long enough

artist — track
hangedup — no more bad future
mono & worlds end’s girlfriend — part 3
dirty three — red
strangers die every day — safer in the ground
michael daugherty — red cape tango

rega — pingpong (japan)
citizens of ice cream — waking up is easy (malaysia)
deepset — where were they (when the fun went out)? (malaysia)
甜梅號 [sugar plum ferry] — 橫臥的麥當勞 (taiwan)
8mm sky — her november diary (taiwan)
chinese football – 帽子戏法 (china, duh)
amateur takes control — both hands on the wheel (singapore)
summer fades away — the last cry of the cicade (china)
惘闻 [wang wen] — the last journey (china)
moi last von — birds (malaysia)
惘闻 [wang wen] — break the cars (china)

Shillelagh Law 4/18/2016

  • Loch Lomond – Ireland’s Finest
  • Leaving of Liverpool – The Dubliners
  • The Jolly Roving Tar – Irish Rovers
  • Mary Mac – Carbon Leaf
  • Whiskey in the Jar – Thin Lizzy
  • Darcy’s Donkey – Gaelic Storm
  • The Catalpa – The Real McKenzies
  • Under a Violet Moon – Blackmore’s Night
  • If I Should Fall From Grace With God – The Pogues
  • Drunken Lullabies – Flogging Molly
  • Captain of My Soul – Paddy and the Rats
  • The Rocky Road to Dublin – Dropkick Murphys
  • Oro Se Do Bheatha ‘Bhaile – The Dubliners
  • Will Ye Go Lassie, Go? – The High Kings
  • Men Behind the Wire – Wolfe Tones
  • Black and Tans – Scythian
  • Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye – Murphy’s Empty Shot

Tapas and Tunes – April 18, 2016 – Ani Cordero Album Show

Album Show

Ani Cordero – Recordar

  1. Deja la Vida Volar
  2. Pena de Tu Boca
  3. La Ultima Noche
  4. Panis Et Circenses
  5. Choferito
  6. Macorina
  7. El Flamboyan
  8. Aunque Me Cueste la Vida
  9. Volver a los 17
  10. El Primer Verso
  11. Una Cancion Mansa para Mi Pueblo Bravo

Cordero – De Donde Eres

  1. Quique
  2. Guarasecretos
  3. La Sombra
  4. La Música Es La Medicina
  5. Fin del Mundo
  6. Veneno

Back Alley Pork Roost – April 17, 2016

  • The Del McCoury Band – 1952 Vincent Black Lightning
  • Vassar Clemens – Jessica
  • Jim “Bud” Stanley – Blind Fiddler
  • Pat Burton – Jane Russell #11
  • Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers, featuring Edie Brickell – Auden’s Train
  • Dan Milner and Jeff Davis – The Brooklyn Sloop of War
  • Anais Mitchell and Jefferson Hamer – Willie of Winsbury
  • Punch Brothers – Don’t Get Married Without Me
  • The Devil Makes Three – Gracefully Facedown
  • Boz Scaggs and Duane Allman – Waiting on a Train
  • Eric Clapton and Duane Allman – Mean Old World