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The Big Takeover Show - Number 218 - March 25, 2019

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DJ Jack Rabid
Gretchen’s Wheel – Always Love (Moth to Lamplight: A Tribute to Nada Surf) Nada Surf cover
Westkust – Drive (Westkust)
Mammoth Penguins – Closure (There’s No Fight We Both Can’t Win)
Shana Cleveland – Night of the Worm Moon (Night of the Worm Moon) brand new
Loose Wing – Moving Blankets (Loose Wing)
Joey Heatherton – Live and Learn (single) 1966
Marvelettes – Your Cheating Ways (b-side “Danger! Heartbreak Dead Ahead”) 1965
DJ Jack Rabid
Slowness – Rose (Berths) brand new
Moving Panoramas (featuring Matthew Caws) – In Tune (In Two)
Bird Streets – Carry Me (Bird Streets)
Blank Pages – Let it Flow (Into the Ether EP)
Lil Smokies – Kansas City (SnowGhost Singles) brand new
John Lennon – I’m in Love (demo) (The Beatles Bootleg Recordings 1963) recorded 1963, released 2013
The Fourmost – I’m in Love (single) 1963
U-Roy (introduction: Joe Strummer) – Natty Rebel (Natty Rebel) 1976 the future is unwritten
DJ Jack Rabid
The Tribute to 1979 U.K. Continues:
Wire – The 15th (154) 1979
Gang of Four – Not Great Men (Entertainment!) 1979
XTC – When You’re Near Me I Have Difficulty (Drums & Wires) 1979
The Cure – Grinding Halt (Three Imaginary Boys) 1979
Scars – Horrorshow (single) 1979
Mekons – Work All Week (single) 1979
David Bowie – Look Back in Anger (Lodger) 1979
Bauhaus – Bela Legosi’s Dead (single) 1979
DJ Jack Rabid
Seven Versions of “Misirlou” Going Back to 1927! (R.I.P. Dick Dale):
Tetos Dimitriadis Μισιρλού – Misirlou (single) 1927
Harry James – Misirlou (single) 1941
Jan August – Misirlou (single) 1946
Dick Dale & His Del-Tones – Misirlou (single) 1962; R.I.P. 1937-2019
Chubby Checker – Misirlou (Twistin’ Around the World) 1963
Agent Orange – Misirlou (Bitchin’ Summer EP) 1982
Amélie Goes to Belgrad – Misirlou (Pampas Balkanis EP) 2016
DJ Jack Rabid
Davy Graham – Black is the Colour of My True Love’s Hair (Folk, Blues and Beyond) 1965

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