3/27/2012 The Pop Shop

 

It's a spring pledge drive edition of the Pop Shop, and it's also 1966--arguably the best year in music. From Dylan's "Blonde on Blonde," to The Beach Boys' "Pet Sounds," 1966 was a phenomenal year in music. Tonight we spin cuts by Love, the Turtles, the Yardbirds and the Creation. Plus DJ Izzy's "Super Weirdo" set featuring 13th Floor Elevators, Capt Beefheart, the Mothers of Invention and "word jazz" by Ken Nordeen.

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Playlist Tracks: 
Nick Lowe - Shake That Rat
Album: The Doings; Label: Edsel
Bob Dylan - Most Likely You Go Your Way and I'll Go Mine
Album: Blonde on Blonde; Label: Columbia
The Byrds - I See You
Album: Fifth Dimension; Label: Columbia
Buffalo Springfield - Sit Down I Think I Love You
Album: Buffalo Springfield; Label: Atkco
Love - Softly to Me
Album: Love; Label: Elektra
The 13th Floor Elevators - You're Gonna Miss Me
Album: Garage Rock Classics; Label: Varese Sarabande
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Diddy Wah Diddy
Album: Nuggets from Nuggets: Choice Artyfacts From the First Psychedelic Era; Label: Rhino
The Mothers of Invention - Wowie Zowie
Album: Freak Out; Label: Rykodisc
Ken Nordeen - Tourquoise
Album: Colors; Label: Asphodel
Jefferson Airplane - It's No Secret
Album: Takes Off; Label: RCA
The Mamas & the Papas - Somebody Groovy
Album: If You Can Believe Your Eyes & Ears; Label: Dunhill
The Turtles - Let Me Be
Album: You Baby; Label: Sundazed
The Beach Boys - I Know There's an Answer
Album: Pet Sounds; Label: Capitol
The Beatles - She Said She Said
Album: Revolver; Label: Capitol
The Beatles - And Your Bird Can Sing
Album: Yesterday & Today; Label: Capitol
The Yardbirds - Over Under Sideways Down
Album: The Yardbirds; Label: Epic
The Who - Don't Look Away
Album: A Quick One; Label: MCA
The Creation - Making Time
Album: Nuggets, Vol. 2: Original Artyfacts from the British Empire & Beyond; Label: Rhino
The Kinks - House in the Country
Album: Fact to Face; Label: Pye
The Rolling Stones - Flight 505
Album: Aftermath; Label: Decca
Donovan - Sunshine Superman
Album: 1966; Label: Time/Life
The Mindbenders - A Groovy Kind of Love
Album: 45s on CD Vol II '60-'66; Label: Mercury
The Hollies - After the Fox
Album: The Hollies 30th Anniversary Collection; Label: EMI USA
Keith - Ain't Gonna Lie
Album: Bubblegum Classics Vol 1; Label: Varese Sarabande
The Monkees - Saturday's Child
Album: The Monkees; Label: Colgems
Tommy Roe - Sweet Pea
Album: Sweet Pea; Label: ABC/Paramount
Bobby Hebb - Sunny
Album: Out of Sight: The In Crowd Ultimate Mod Collection; Label: Universal
Bobby Darin - If I Were a Carpenter
Album: 1966! The Coolest Year in Pop Music History; Label: Varese Sarabande
Dusty Springfield - You Don't Have to Say You Love Me
Album: The Dusty Springfield Anthology; Label: Mercury
The Capitols - Cool Jerk
Album: 1966; Label: Varese Sarabande
Jr Walker & the All Stars - Shoot Your Shot
Album: The Complete Motown Singles Vol 16: 1966; Label: Motown
Stevie Wonder - Uptight (Everything's Alright)
Album: 1966: The Beat Goes On; Label: Time/Life
Marvin Gaye & Kim Westin - It Takes Two
Album: Complete Motown; Label: Motown
Chris Clark - Love's Gone Bad
Album: Complete Motown; Label: Motown
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Air Date: 
March 27, 2012