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DJ Jack Rabid
New Model Army – Coming Or Going (Unbroken) brand new
Swervedriver – Behind the Scenes of the Sounds & the Times (99th Dream) 1998; reissued now
Superchunk – Everybody Dies (single) brand new
GospelbeacH – Hang Thyme (Wiggle Your Fingers) brand new
Real Estate – Haunted World (Daniel) brand new
The Shangri-Las – He Cried (single) 1966; R.I.P. lead singer Mary Weiss, 1948-2024, age 75
Isley Brothers – I Can’t Go On Sharing Your Love (various, A Cellarful of Motown! Volume 2) recorded 1968, released 2005
DJ Jack Rabid
The Reds, Pinks and Purples – Your Worst Song is Your Greatest Hit (Unwishing Well) brand new
Penny Arcade (James Hoare) – Jona (Backwater Collage) brand new
Wishy – Paradise (Paradise EP)
Alvvays – Pomeranian Spinster (Blue Rev) 2022
Paul Collins (featuring Dwight Twilley) – I’m the Only One For You (Stand Back and Take a Good Look) brand new
Junior Byles & Rupert Reid – Chant Down Babylon (single) 1975
Melanie – Leftover Wine (Candles in the Rain) 1970; R.I.P. (1947-2024), age 76
DJ Jack Rabid
Four Bands Interviewed in Big Takeover #93:
Fountains of Wayne – Little Red Light (Welcome Interstate Managers) 2003
Ivy – The Best Thing (demo) (Apartment Life Demos); 1997; released now
Soft Science – Stuck (Lines) brand new
The Chocolate Watchband – Let’s Talk About Girls (single, No Way Out) 1967; for Lenny Kaye feature on Nuggets
Neil Young – Homefires (Before and After) brand new
Hoyt Axton – Kingswood Manor (My Griffin is Gone) 1969
Don Gibson – Who Cares (single) 1959
DJ Jack Rabid
DJ Jim Santo
Jim Santo Guest DJ Set: Jim’s Tribute to 1980, Part 5; The Thrilling Conclusion!
U2 – Stories For Boys (Boy) 1980
Motörhead – Ace Of Spades (Ace Of Spades) 1980
The Clash – Police On My Back (Sandinista!) 1980
Squeeze – Farfisa Beat (Argybargy) 1980
Elvis Costello & The Attractions – Five Gears In Reverse (Get Happy!!) 1980
Tom Waits – ’Til The Money Runs Out (Heartattack And Vine) 1980
Pete Townshend – I Am An Animal (Empty Glass) 1980
Talking Heads – Once in a Lifetime (Remain In Light) 1980
DJ Jim Santo
DJ Jack Rabid
Bill Hayes – The Ballad of Davy Crockett (single, The Real Davy Crockett) 1955; R.I.P. (1925-2024), age 98

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