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DJ Jack Rabid
Killing Joke – Complications (The Peel Sessions, 1979-1981) BBC John Peel Session, recorded March 5, 1980; R.I.P. guitarist Geordie Walker (1958-2023), age 64
The Nipple Erectors – Nervous Wreck (b-side “King of the Bop”) 1977; R.I.P. singer Shane MacGowan (1957-2023), 65
Finnogun’s Wake – Blue Skies (Stay Young EP) brand new; rerecorded from A Tale of Two Geezers single version
Salt Collective (With Richard Lloyd & Juliana Hatfield) – Where the Wild Things Are (LIFE) new
Real Estate – Water Underground (Daniel) brand new
Michael Head & the Red Elastic Band – Ciao Ciao Bambino (single) brand new
The Temptations – (Loneliness Made Me Realize) It’s You I Need (single, The Temptations With a Lot o’ Soul) 1967
The Pretty Things – Midnight to Six Man (single) 1965
DJ Jack Rabid
The Jesus & Mary Chain – Jamcod (Glasgow Eyes) brand new
Black Swan Lane – Forever Lost (Dead Souls Collide) brand new
Dennis Davison – An Everlasting Faint (Voice Memorandum) brand new
Colored Lights – Gravity Test (Colored Lights) new
Smug Brothers – Enceladus Lexicon (In the Book of Bad Ideas) new
The Twilights – I’m Waiting For You (b-side “To Here”) 1966
Culture (Featuring Prince Mohammed) – Zion Gate / Forty Leg Dread (single) 1975
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Banana Splits – Wait ‘Til Tomorrow (We’re the Banana Splits) 1968; R.I.P. puppeteer/producer Marty Krofft (1937-2023), age 86
The Dictators – Faster and Louder (Blood Brothers) 1978; R.I.P. guitarist Scott “Top Ten” Kempner (1954-2023), age 69
Bambi Kino – A Shot of Rhythm and Blues (Bambi Kino) 2011; Arthur Alexander cover
The Outcasts – You’re a Disease (Live at the Harp Bar, 1979)
Ian M. Bailey (co-written with Daniel Wylie) – The Moon Floats on a Cloud (We Live in Strange Times) brand new
The Umbrellas – Echoes (Fairweather Friend) brand new
The Beach Boys – Vega-tables (Smile) recorded 1967; released 1993
DJ Jack Rabid
Four Bands Interviewed in Big Takeover Issue 93:
The Clientele – Claire’s Not Real (I Am Not There Anymore) new
The 1981 – Mona Lisa (Move On) new
Deer Tick – Forgiving Ties (Emotional Contracts) new
Blonde Redhead – Snowman (Sit Down For Dinner) new
Chatham Rise – Soon (b-side “Here She Comes”) brand new
Kitty Wells – Release Me (single) 1954
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy – Last Night (I Went Out With Santa Claus) (Everything You Want For Christmas) 2004
DJ Jack Rabid
Danny Kaye with The Andrews Sisters – A Merry Christmas at Grandmothers’ House (single) 1949

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