6/28/2012 Rocket Ship Ska Trip

 

6/28/12

Tommy McCook with Baba Brooks Band  Rocket Ship (2:39) / 45 [Treasure Isle] >> The Soul Vendors  Soul Junction (4:39) / v.a. The Producer Series - Clement "Coxsone" Dodd - Musical Fever [Trojan/Studio 1] >> Count Ossie  Swinging for Joy  (3:09) / 45 [Moodisc] >> Soul Bros.  Searching for Weapons (4:01) / Carib Soul [Studio 1] >> The Muskyteers a.k.a. The Silvertones  Kiddy-O (2:58) / (Lee Perry & v.a.) The Upsetter [Trojan] >> Roland Alphonso  Moodorama (3:13) / The Best of... [Studio 1] >> *(bumper) Mutant Frogs  Vibe Steady (demo 2) (4:55) / unrl. [Skankworks/IMT] >> The Beazers a.k.a. Chris Farlowe & the Thunderbirds (backed by the Cyril Stapleton Orchestra)  The Blue Beat (2:25) / 45 [Decca] >> Justin Hinds & the Dominoes  Corner Stone (2:22) > Carry Go Bring Come (2:42) / (both tks.) Carry Go Bring Come - The Anthology [Trojan] >> The Selecter  Carry Go Bring Come  (2:58) > Black and Blue (3:21) / (both tks.) Too Much Pressure [Chrysalis/2Tone] >> The English Beat  I Can't Get Used to Losing You (4:16) / 12" [Go Feet/Arista] >> (bumper) Mutant Frogs  5 Fingers of Ska  (4:01) / "It's One Of Ours" [Skankworks/IMT] >> The English Beat  Mirror in the Bathroom (remix) (3:05) / v.a. Music And Rhythm (WOMAD benefit 2LP) [PVC] >> Bad Manners  Just A Feeling (3:03) / s-t [MCA] > My Boy Lollipop (Extended Lick Mix) (4:08) / Forging Ahead [Magnet]

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Sherwood's Planet... welcome to the fabulous flying party palace known galaxy-wide (at least in Sherwood B. Funn's fevered dreams) as the Voovie Doo Lounge!

(bumper) Mutant Frogs  Sherwood's Planet (3:01) / Warts 'n' all [Skankworks/IMT] >> Sun Ra  Jet Flight (3:12) > Looking Outward (2:48) / (both tks.) The Futuristic Sounds of... [Savoy] >> Perez Prado  Mambo a la Kenton (3:10) > Dizzy Gillespie  Manteca (3:02) / (both tks.) v.a. Mambo Jambo - The Early Masters of Afro-Cuban Jazz [Primo] >> Henry Mancini  Pow! (2:41) / 45 [Liberty] >> Jan August, his Piano & Orchestra  Tea for Two (3:10) / Cha Cha Charm [Mercury] >> Johnny Richards & his Orchestra  Alone Together  (2:15) / Walk Softly/Run Wild! [Coral] >> Ivor Slaney  (main title) Spaceways (2:23) / (movie) Spaceways [Lippert/Hammer/Wade Williams] >> (2:55) >> (bumpers) Mutant Frogs  Greenhenge (2:55) > Interstellar Teakettle  (2:00) / (both tks.) unrl.[Skankworks/IMT] >> Shiina Ringo  Irokoizata (3:00) / Sanmon Gossip [Toshiba/EMI] >> Stock, Hausen & Walkman (4:04) >> Barry Gray  Force of Life (1:32) YMCK  Sarada Shabadaba (3:09) / Family Cooking [Avex] >> Serani Poji  Time Is Flowing Slowly (110416 Rock remix) (5:12) / Manamoon Remixes [Crown Japan] >> Perrey/Kingsley  Cosmic Ballad (3:25) / The Essential... [Vanguard] >> Pram  Sea Swells and Distant Squalls (5:58) / Sargasso Sea [too pure] >> (bumper) Mutant Frogs  (over half of) Lunar Lily Pad (2:38) / "It's One Of Ours" [Skankworks/IMT]

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Rocket Ship Ska Trip (return flight)

(bumper) Mutant Frogs  One for Freetime (3:08) / Warts 'n' all [Skankworks/IMT] 

We've got a short 4@4 tonight... each tune clocks in at under 2min...!

Mamie Perry  Lament (1:59) / 45 [Pioneer] >> Suzie  My Cup of Tea (1:47) (movie) Asa Nisse i Popform [Svensk Talfilm] >> Hortense Ellis  Groovy Kind of Love (1:56) / 45 [Coxsone] >> The Rockin' Rebels  Bongo Blue Beat (1:47) / 45 [Stork]

This week, the GotchaSKAvered Ska Cover-of-the-Month Club wraps up Confucious in the electrombonetastic finery of Josh Roseman!

Josh Roseman  Confucious (5:29) / New Constellations - Live in Vienna [Accurate]

Kingston Kitchen (Dr. Ring Ding meets Rotterdam Ska/Jazz Foundation)  You Make Me Sing (4:14) / Today's Special [Megalith] >> Giuliano Palma & the Bluebeaters  From Russia with Love (3:51) / Combo [V2/Universal] >> Cabernet Deneuve  About the Moon (3:14) / Best [BRP] >> Tim Armstrong  Into Action (3:38) (ft. Skye Sweetnam) / A Poet's Life [Hellcat] >> JFK & the Conspirators  Mayor of Ganja City (3:39) >> Mutant Frogs  Perception (3:09) > Flying Frog Foo (4:40) >> The Dropsteppers  Bring It On Home to You (3:42) / Get Up In It! [Megalith] >> The Pinstripes  Money (3:11) / I [Collective Culture] >> Buford O'Sullivan  The Night Sky's Turning Blue (3:13) / the club of hopes and fears [Ska Satellite] >> The Pepper Pots  Be My Baby (3:13) / Shake It! [Megalith] >> (non-Froggie bumper) SKAndalous All Stars  The End ( / Age of Insects [Shanachie]

Playlist Tracks: 
Tommy McCook with Baba Brooks Band - Rocket Ship
Album: 45; Label: Treasure Isle
Soul Vendors - Soul Junction
Album: v.a. The Producer Series - Clement "Coxsone" Dodd - Musical Fever; Label: Trojan
Count Ossie & Mudie's All Stars - Swinging for Joy
Album: 45; Label: Moodisc
Soul Bros. - Searching for Weapons
Album: Carib Soul; Label: Studio 1
The Muskyteers a.k.a. The Silvertones - Kiddy-O
Album: (Lee Perry & v.a.) The Upsetter; Label: Trojan
Roland Alphonso - Moodorama
Album: The Best of...; Label: Studio 1
*(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Vibe Steady (demo 2)
Album: unrl.; Label: Skankworks/IMT
The Beazers (a.k.a. Chris Farlowe & the Thunderbirds) - The Blue Beat
Album: 45; Label: Decca
Justin Hinds & the Dominoes - Corner Stone
Album: Carry Go Bring Come - The Anthology; Label: Trojan
Justin Hinds & the Dominoes - Carry Go Bring Come
Album: Carry Go Bring Come - The Anthology; Label: Trojan
The Selecter - Carry Go Bring Come
Album: Too Much Pressure; Label: Chrysalis/2Tone
The Selecter - Black and Blue
Album: Too Much Pressure; Label: Chrysalis/2Tone
The English Beat - I Can't Get Used to Losing You
Album: 12"; Label: Go Feet/Arista
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - 5 Fingers of Ska
Album: "It's One Of Ours"; Label: Skankworks/IMT
The English Beat - Mirror in the Bathroom (remix)
Album: v.a. Music and Rhythm WOMAD benefit LP; Label: PVC
Bad Manners - Just a Feeling
Album: s-t; Label: MCA
Bad Manners - My Boy Lollipop (extended lick mix)
Album: Forging Ahead; Label: Magnet
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Sherwood's Planet
Album: Warts 'n' all; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Sun Ra - Jet Flight
Album: The Futuristic Sounds of...; Label: Savoy
Sun Ra - Looking Outward
Album: The Futuristic Sounds of...; Label: Savoy
Perez Prado - Mambo a la Kenton
Album: v.a. Mambo Jambo - The Early Masters of Afro-Cuban Jazz; Label: Primo
Dizzy Gillespie - Manteca
Album: v.a. Mambo Jambo - The Early Masters of Afro-Cuban Jazz; Label: Primo
Henry Mancini - Pow!
Album: 45; Label: Liberty
Jan August - His Piano & Orchestra - Tea for Two
Album: Cha Cha Charm; Label: Mercury
Johnny Richards & his Orchestra - Alone Together
Album: Walk Softly/Run Wild!; Label: Coral
Ivor Slaney - (main title) Spaceways
Album: (movie) Spaceways; Label: Lippert/Hammer/Wade Williams
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Greenhenge (remastered)
Album: unrl.; Label: Skankworks/IMT
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Interstellar Teakettle (custom bumper-timed edit)
Album: unrl.; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Shiina Ringo - Irokoizata
Album: Sanmon Gossip; Label: Toshiba/EMI
Stock, Hausen & Walkman - Deluxe
Album: Organ Transplants vol. 2; Label: Simple Sampling/Hot Air
Barry Gray - Force of Life
Album: (tv sdtk.) Space: 1999 Season 1 ; Label: Silva America
YMCK - Sarada Shabadaba
Album: Family Cooking; Label: Avex
Serani Poji - Time Is Flowing Slowly (110416 Rock remix)
Album: Manamoon Remixes; Label: Crown Japan
Perrey/Kingsley - Cosmic Ballad
Album: The Essential... ; Label: Vanguard
Pram - Sea Swells and Distant Squalls
Album: Sargasso Sea; Label: too pure
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Lunar Lily Pad
Album: "It's One Of Ours"; Label: Skankworks/IMT
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - One for Freetime
Album: Warts 'n' all; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Mamie Perry - Lament
Album: 45; Label: Pioneer
Suzie - My Cup of Tea
Album: (movie) Asa Nisse i Popform; Label: Svensk Talfilm
Hortense Ellis - Groovy Kind of Love
Album: 45; Label: Coxsone
The Rockin' Rebels - Bongo Blue Beat
Album: 45; Label: Stork
Josh Roseman - Confucious
Album: New Constellations - Live in Vienna; Label: Accurate
Kingston Kitchen (Dr. Ring Ding meets Rotterdam Ska/Jazz Foundation) - You Make Me Sing
Album: Today's Special; Label: Megalith
Giuliano Palma & the Bluebeaters - From Russia with Love
Album: Combo; Label: V2/Universal
Cabernet Deneuve - About the Moon
Album: Best; Label: BRP
Tim Armstrong - Into Action (ft. Skye Sweetnam)
Album: A Poet's Life; Label: Hellcat
JFK & the Conspirators - Mayor of Ganja City
Album: Mayor of Ganja City; Label: Moon Ska (US)/Stomp (CAN)
*Mutant Frogs (not as bumper) - Perception
Album: unrl; Label: Skankworks/IMT
*Mutant Frogs (not as bumper) - Flying Frog Foo
Album: unrl.; Label: Skankworks/IMT
The Dropsteppers - Bring It On Home to You
Album: Get Up In It!; Label: Megalith
The Pinstripes - Money
Album: I; Label: Collective Culture
Buford O'Sullivan - The Night Sky's Turning Blue
Album: the club of hopes and fears; Label: Ska Satellite
The Pepper Pots - Be My Baby
Album: Shake It!; Label: Megalith
(non-Froggie bumper) SKAndalous All Stars - The End
Album: Age of Insects; Label: Shanachie
Air Date: 
June 28, 2012

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