4/19/2012 Rocket Ship Ska Trip

 

4/19 in a nutshell...
HOLY MEA MAXIMA CULPA, BATMAN!!!
The runaway highlight of this week's RSST has got to be yours truly making a complete monkey out of myself mis-remembering the night "Live from Studio 5" airs... and repeatedly! '5' comes on Wednesday night before "In Your Ear", NOT Thursday night before "Voice Cried Softly"! A little parallel timestream seepage while wide-awake dreaming, perhaps... anyway, skassengers were exposed to "Ska from Studio 5", Mutant Frogs' gift to Doug The Thug and his merry band of mischief-makers, holding forth as they do every Wednesday night 10:-mid. before Angie hits the airwaves. The GotchaSKAllipop was dubbed live on the Echo Chamber by d.j. babyswiss and slightly re-dubbed by Cozy here on RSST, and a Russian theme dominated the 4(+1)@4. Sherwood caught Lounge Disco Fever, and the "Ooh" actually premiered the "Ska from Studio 5" in custom bumper-timed edit form, henceforth known as "CBTE". We needed more alphabet soup around here, anyway...


Playlist Tracks: 
Tommy McCook with Baba Brooks Band - Rocket Ship
Album: 45; Label: Treasure Isle
Lord Brynner - Teach the Ska
Album: (Skatalites & v.a.) Ska Authentic vol. 1; Label: Studio 1
Desmond Dekker - King of Ska
Album: Rudy Got Soul anthology; Label: Trojan
Lee Perry - Wishes of the Wicked
Album: 45; Label: Worldisc
Gary "U.S." Bonds - Dear Lady Twist
Album: 45; Label: ?
Owen Gray - Twist So Fine
Album: 45; Label: Blue Beat
(bumper) Mutant Frogs (a.k.a. me!) - 60Hz. Ska
Album: "It's One Of Ours"; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Prince Buster - Dancing Time
Album: 45; Label: Soulsville Center
Roland Alphonso & Beverley's All Stars - Ska Lamour ("I Only Have Eyes for You")
Album: 45; Label: Coxsone blank-label)
Herb Hardesty - Adam & Eva
Album: 45; Label: Federal
The Skatalites - Indian Summer
Album: 45; Label: Coxsone
The (English) Beat - I Can't Get Used to Losing You
Album: 12"; Label: Go Feet/Arista
John Shroeder Orchestra - Phoenix City
Album: 45; Label: Picadilly
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - 5 Fingers of Ska
Album: "It's One Of Ours"; Label: Skankworks/IMT
The Selecter - Bristol and Miami
Album: Celebrate the Bullet; Label: Chrysalis
The Pioneers - Golden Opportunity
Album: 45; Label: Wincox
The Clarendonians - Sho Be Do Be
Album: Best of...; Label: Studio 1
The Soul Bros. - Shanty Town
Album: 45; Label: Island
*(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Ska from Studio 5 (custom bumper-timed edit)
Album: unrl.; Label: Skankworks/IMT
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Sherwood's Planet
Album: Warts 'n' all; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Kev Hopper - Skitch Pics
Album: Whispering Foils; Label: Drag City Inc.
Joe Harriott Quintet - Pictures
Album: Abstract; Label: Capitol/Dimensions in Jazz
Modern Jazz Quartet - Walkin' Stomp
Album: Plastic Dreams; Label: Atlantic
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Pro-Pleasure Gas (Don Cacheine's Disco Kicks)
Album: "It's One Of Ours"; Label: Skankworks/IMT
MFSB - TLC
Album: Universal Love; Label: Philadelphia International
Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band - Soraya/March of the Nignies
Album: ...meets King Penett; Label: RCA
Enoch Light - Mad Russian
Album: Dancing in the Dark - Disco Greats; Label: Project 3
Madness - Cardiac Arrest
Album: s-t; Label: Geffen
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Lymedison
Album: "It's One Of Ours"; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Shiina Ringo - Kareha (Autumn Leaves)
Album: Utaite Miyouri; Label: Toshiba/EMI
Anna Calvi - Rider to the Sea
Album: s-t; Label: Domino
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Disjointed
Album: "It's One Of Ours" [; Label: Skankworks/IMT
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - (excerpt) Pro-Pleasure Gas (Sherwood's Voovie Doo Dub)
Album: "It's One Of Ours"; Label: Skankworks/IMT
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - One for Freetime
Album: Warts 'n' all; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Cabernet Deneuve - Baba Pilot
Album: Best; Label: BRP
St. Petersburg Ska-Jazz Review - 4.70
Album: Too Good to Be True; Label: Megalith
Cabernet Deneuve - Titanic
Album: Best; Label: BRP
St. Petersburg Ska-Jazz Review - Last Warning
Album: Too Good to Be True; Label: Megalith
Giuliano Palma & the Bluebeaters - From Russia with Love
Album: Combo; Label: V2/Universal
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - The Great UFO Crash of '47
Album: "It's One Of Ours"; Label: Skankworks/IMT
Ernest Ranglin & Orchestra (dubbed live on-air on 3/21 Echo Chamber by d.j. babyswiss, dubbed s'more on-air by Cozy Little) - My Boy Lollipop (d.j. babyswiss LolliDub)
Album: (source material) the best of millie - my boy lollipop; Label: Spectrum/Universal
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - Ska from Studio 5
Album: unrl.; Label: Skankworks/IMT
The Moon Invaders - Lion of Panshir
Album: Breakin' Free; Label: Grover
The Moon Invaders - Old Friend
Album: Breakin' Free; Label: Grover
Skapontas - I Want to Hold Your Hand
Album: One Shot Trip; Label: Victor Japan
ARTS ("Authentic Rocksteady Traditional Ska") - Radio Junk
Album: Discover the Ska!; Label: Geneon
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis - Tomorrow
Album: Smoking in Heaven; Label: Verve Forecast
The Slackers - Bo Evil
Album: The Great Rocksteady Swindle; Label: Hellcat
The Pinstripes - Alright Baby
Album: I; Label: Collective Culture
(bumper) Mutant Frogs - (excerpt) Penguin On Vacation
Album: "It's One Of Ours"; Label: Skankworks/IMT
(non-Froggie bumper) SKAndalous All Stars - (just over half of) The End
Album: Age of Insects; Label: Shanachie
Air Date: 
April 19, 2012

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