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The Big Takeover Show – Number 420 – February 6, 2023 [Including Special Guest Set by Jeff Kelson]

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DJ Jack Rabid
Barrett Strong – You Knows What to Do (single) 1960; R.I.P. (1941-2023) age 81
Pernice Brothers – Monkey Suit (Overcome By Happiness) 1998; about to be reissued
Sloan – I Dream of Sleep (Steady) new
Dot Dash – Madman in the Rain (Madman in the Rain) brand new
Gaz Coombes – Feel Loop (Lizard Dream) (Turn the Car Around) brand new
Ray Charles – What’d I Say (live) (Live in Sao Paulo, Brazil September 24, 1963)
Billy Preston with Ray Charles & His Orchestra – Agent Double–O-Soul (live) (Live on the Ed Sullivan Show, December 3, 1967)
DJ Jack Rabid
The Byrds – Draft Morning (Notorious Byrd Brothers) 1968; R.I.P. David Crosby (1941-2023) age 81
Green Pajamas – The Devastating Night (Forever For a Little While) new
Nyte Skye – Take Me Up Again (Vanishing) brand new
Trillion – Kusanagi (So Soon Now)
The Upsetters – Selassie (Clint Eastwood) 1970
Tom Lerher – Who’s Next (Live in Copenhagen, Denmark, September 1967) (b-side “Pollution”) 1969
DJ Jack Rabid
Four Artists Interviewed in the new Big Takeover #91!:
Last Burning Embers (Jack Rabid drums) – Heyday (2001’s Various: There Must Be a Hole in Your Memory – A Tribute to the Sound and Adrian Borland; also on 2014’s In Passing – A Tribute to Adrian Borland & the Sound) 1999; for Beautiful Music label feature
Stargazer Lillies – Purple Sunshine (Cosmic Tidal Wave)
Flowertown – Half Yesterday (Half Yesterday)
Tamino – Fascination (Sahar)
Bobby Helms – Fraulein (single) 1957
The Dovers – She’s Not Just Anybody (single) 1966
DJ Jack Rabid and DJ Jeff Kelson
Special Guest DJ Set by Jeff Kelson (for “The First Cut is the Deepest”)
Television – Venus (Marquee Moon) 1977; R.I.P. Tom Verlaine (1949-2023) aged 73
Blondie – In the Sun (Blondie) 1976
Talking Heads – Don’t Worry About the Government (Talking Heads ‘77) 1977
Elvis Costello – Welcome to the Working Week (My Aim is True) 1977
Wire – Sand in My Joints (Chairs Missing) 1978
Buzzcocks – Get on Our Own (Another Music in a Different Kitchen) 1978
The Clash – Janie Jones (The Clash) 1977
The Ramones – Locket Love (Rocket to Russia) 1977
Tom Verlaine – Fragile (Dreamtime) 1981
DJ Jeff Kelson and DJ Jack Rabid
Iggy Pop – Comments (Every Loser) brand new

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