Freaker’s Ball | #50 | 2016 October 25

Thick as a Brick

It’s the 50th episode of the Freaker’s Ball. As such, we’re playing one of the quintessential prog-rock songs/albums of all time: “Thick as a Brick”. Come enjoy Jethro Tull’s 45-minute mockery of progressive rock, this week on the FREAKER’S BALL.

Track Listing

Song Artist Album Year
‘Thick as a Brick’ Jethro Tull ‘Thick as a Brick’ 1972
‘Highway Star’ Deep Purple ‘Machine Head’ 1972

Mode 7 – 10/23/16

The League of Legends Show

In anticipation for the League of Legends Worlds Championship, Brian plays a bunch of songs that are from the login screen for LoL

The Playlist!

League of Legends – Burning Bright
League of Legends – Arcade Skins Mk.2
League of Legends – Kled, The Cantankerous Cavalier
League of Legends – Mecha Zero Sion
League of Legends – Lunar Revel 2016

League of Legends – Snowdown Showdown 2015
League of Legends – Illaoi, The Kraken Priestess
League of Legends – ZOMBIE SLAYER
League of Legends – S5 World Championship
League of Legends – Bit Rush

League of Legends – Ekko, The Boy Who Shattered Time
League of Legends – Sion, The Undead Juggernaut
League of Legends – Bard, The Wandering Caretaker
League of Legends – DJ SONA: KINETIC
League of Legends – Gnar, The Missing Link

League of Legends – Super Galaxy Rumble
League of Legends – Jinx, The Loose Cannon
League of Legends – POOL PARTY
League of Legends – Forcast Janna
League of Legends – Vi, The Piltover Enforcer
League of Legends – Kha’Zix, The Void Reaver
League of Legends – Varus, The Arrow of Retribution

The Desoto Hour 10/22/16


Get a look at this!

Stage Door Canteen

  1. “Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me)” – Glenn Miller
  2. “Daddy” – Sam Kaye and His Orchestra
  3. “In the Mood” – Glen Miller and His Orchestra
  4. “There! I’ve Said It Again” – Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra
  5. “Piano Concerto in B Flat” – Freddy Martin and His Orchestra
  6. “I Left My Heart at the Stage Door Canteen” – Sammy Kaye and His Orchestra
  7. “Chattanooga Choo Choo” – Glenn Miller

The Immortal Al Jolson

  1. “Alexander’s Ragtime Band”
  2. “Ma (She’s Makin’ Eyes at Me)” & “Dinah”
  3. “A Tree in the Meadow”
  4. “Don’t Let It Get You Down”
  5. “Just One of Those Things”
  6. “Nearest Thing to Heaven”

Bix Beiderbecke and the Wolverines 1924

  1. “Susie”
  2. “Tiger Rag”
  3. “Lazy Daddy”
  4. “Big Boy”
  5. “Tia Juana”

“Aquarela do Brasil” – Francisco Alves

Jack Teagarden – Original Dixieland

  1. “Original Dixieland One Step”
  2. “Riverboat Shuffle”
  3. “King Porter Stomp”

Bob Crosby and His Orchestra 1938

  1. “South Rampart Street Parade”
  2. “More Than Ever”
  3. “Little Rock Getaway”
  4. “It’s Wonderful”
  5. “You’re an Education”
  6. “Sugar Foot Strut”

Benny Goodman – Solid Gold Instrumental Hits

  1. “Clarinet a la King”
  2. “Clarinade”
  3. “Love Walked In”
  4. “Moonlight on the Ganges”
  5. “String of Pearls”

The 1930s – Big Bands

  1. “San Sue Strut” – Casa Loma Orchestra
  2. “Mush Mouth” – Claude Hopkins
  3. “Lazy Rhapsody” – Duke Ellington
  4. “That Blue-Eyed Baby From Memphis” – Don Redman

Playlist for Lost in the Stacks from October 21st, 2016 (Serendipity and the Digital) Episode 322

Hear the show at

Clip from Library 20/20
Intro: “Friction” by Television

“Surprise” by the Lampshades

Interview with Kate Joranson (University of Pittsburgh libraries)

File this set under 51.7447° N, 118.0153° W:
“East West” by Herman’s Hermits
“No Direction” by Start

Continued interview with Kate Joranson

File this set under going up to the 4th floor of the library, picking out the book shelf nearest to an empty seat, and selecting the first yellow book you see:
“Machine” by Regina Spektor
“1 AM A CRACK3D MACHIN3” by Brainiac

Continued interview with Kate Joranson

File this set under clicking to page 25 of your google search results list just to see what’s there:
“Seed” by the Mermaidens
“Grass Still Grows” by Modern Eon

Credits: “Kent” by Slint

“Burning” by Fugazi

Stay tuned for the next Lost in the Stacks, “Question My Authority II” on Friday, October 28th!

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54-46 Playlist October 20th 2016

Israel Vibration – Tippy Tippy Toes
Arise Roots – Night Walker
The Heptones – Deceivers

Akila Barrett – Remember Marcus
Burning Spear – On The Inside
Snoop Lion – La La La (Happy Birthday Snoop!)

The Toasters – Properly
The Police – On Any Other Day
The Specials – All Gone Wrong

Deal’s Gone Bad – Shiver Me Timber
Echo Movement – Things I’ve Done
Ziggy Marley & The Melody Makers – Higher Vibration

Groundation – Hold Your Head Up
Tribal Seeds – Creator

Seeed – Double Soul Ft. Tanya Stephens