Freaker's Ball

Tuesday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Genres: Classic Rock, Progressive Rock, Southern Rock, Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock
Hosts: Mitchell Manguno, Mac Pitts

The Freaker’s Ball is dedicated to spinning vinyl from WREK’s early years (1968 through the 1970s) with special attention to playing the unique and diverse music WREK was founded on. Whether it’s rock, funk, psychedelic, folk, country rock, soul or simply the sounds of the day, it can all be heard here every Tuesday at noon on The Freaker’s Ball.

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Friday Night Fish Fry 5/24/2019

  • Muddy Waters – Caldonia
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  • Big Bill Morganfield – Love You Right
  • Freddie King – Key To The Highway
  • Jeff Healey – Shake Rattle and Roll
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  • R.L. Burnside – Shake em on Down
  • Louisiana Red – Hard Hard Time
  • Lightnin Hopkins – Bring Me My Shotgun
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  • Furry Lewis – On the Road Again
  • Fred McDowell – The Train I Ride
  • Odetta – God’s Gonna Cut You Down
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  • Pinetop Perkins – Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie
  • The Black Keys – All Hands Against His Own
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  • Sean Costello – Mojo Boogie
  • The Breeze Kings – Don’t Put No Headstone On My Grave
  • Delta Moon – Higher Ground
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  • Wood Brothers – Luckiest Man
  • Joe McGuinness – Payday
  • Mudcat – Rattlesnake
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  • LA Blues Alliance – TV Mama
  • The Mannish Boys – Death Letter
  • Otis Rush – It’s My Own Fault
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  • Sugaray Rayford – Southside of Town

Freaker’s Ball | #90 | 2018 April 24

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We the unwilling (to believe in the lie) have done so much (survive) for so little, now attempt to do the impossible (rebirth) with nothing (but ourselves).

The Freaker’s Ball

Song Artist Album Year
“Daughter of the Night”

“If Not for You”

“Do It Again”

“Wild Night”

“Long Train Running”

Richie Havens The End of the Beginnning 1976
“Captain America”

“Ain’t He a Genius”

“Turnabout”

“There’s Nothin’ Soft About Hard Times”

“I Can’t Be Your Hero Today”

“Truckstop Salvation”

Jimmy Buffett Down to Earth 1970
“Truth’ll Set You Free”

“Burning Love”

“Dis Go Dis Way, Dis Go Dat Way”

“Hard Rock Lover”

Mother’s Finest Another Mother Further 1977

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The Freaker’s Ball

Song Artist Album Year
“Keep Yourself Alive”

“Doing All Right”

“Great King Rat”

“My Fairy King”

Queen Queen 1973
“Blackout”

“Can’t Live Without You”

“No One Like You”

“You Give Me All I Need”

“Now!”

Scorpions Blackout 1982
“I Want Your Body”

“30 Weight Blues”

“Be Good and Be Kind”

“You’ve Gone Too Far”

“Silver Star”

Tin House Tin House 1971
“Hesitation Blues” Hot Tuna Hot Tuna 1970

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Freaker’s Ball | #89 | 2018 March 27

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The Freaker’s Ball

Song Artist Album Year
“Cygnus X-1 Book II: Hemispheres” Rush Hemispheres 1978
“Dirty Water”

“Love Got Me”

“Midnight to Six Man”

“The Walk”

“You’re the One That Done It”

“Jealousy”

The Inmates First Offence 1979
“Another Show”

“Empty City”

“Timing”

“I Lost My Head.”

Gentle Giant Interview 1976

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Freaker’s Ball | #87 | 2018 February 20

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The Freaker’s Ball

Song Artist Album Year
“Running on Empty”

“The Road”

“Rosie”

“You Love the Thunder”

“Cocaine”

Jackson Browne Running on Empty 1977
“Rip It Out”

“Speedin’ Back to My Baby”

“Snow Blind”

“Ozone”

“What’s on Your Mind?”

Ace Frehley Ace Frehley 1978
“Madrigal”

“Cygnus X-1 Book I: The Voyage”

Rush A Farewell to Kings 1977

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