Roy Wood’s Wizard “I Wish It Would Be Christmas Every Day”; Robert Earl Keen’s “Merry Christmas From The Family”, Moby Grape, Charlie Parr , Brinsley Schwarz, Nick Lowe, Love Scultpure, Graham Parker & The Rumour, Detroit Cobras, Ducks Deluxe, Flo & Eddie, etc. Click “Episode Details” for the complete playlist..plus you may link to the archive from that page, too.
Flor Frey brings the news, David Cummings provides music.
Features include a conversation with Mary Turck, editor of the Twin Cities Daily Planet, an appearance by the Vibro Champs from Live from Studio 5, an interview with Sandy Spieler from Heart of the Beast Puppet and mask Theater on the theater's production of "La Natividad," and a live appearance by Minnesota's Revenue Commissioner, Myron Frans.
A little bit of everything tonight: new dubs from the likes of Mighty Dub Katz, Bandulu Dub, and MakaRon; a Bost & Bim ska remix of Adele; a bit of Christmas in a reggae stylee; and a tribute to the late Ravi Shankar. More new dubs/remixes tonight from Tokyo Tower, Gilles Peterson, and Ticklah. And still more new music from Dubtonic Kru, Anuhea & Tarrus Riley, Dread Daze, Sammy Gold, Joseph’s Bones (Jason Levis), Super Hi-Fi, Redtenbacher’s Funkestra, The Breadwinners, Felipe Lopez, and David Powell.
The “End of the World” theme. I hosted Enemy Planes’ Shon Troth and Casey Call spinning “anti-end-of-the-world” songs. The second hour, I hosted Sean Anonymous, Chris Hooks of Big Cats! and Claire DeLune of The Chalice spinning in advance of their “End of the World” show Dec. 21 at First Avenue.