Friday, June 30, 2017

Mad Twists Rock 'n Roll - 1962

Rock And Roll gets the mick this time in the familiar family-safe subversive MAD fashion.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Firesign Theatre - Weirdly Cool - 2002

This is a documentary about Firesign Theatre with old footage, testimonials, and selections from a 2002 live performance. Link in comments.

Monday, June 26, 2017

David Elsewhere with music

David made a big splash long ago and is still doing it today. Here is a little-seen number from 2006.

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Stars On 45 - The Beatles LP - 1981

This contains the best part of the STARS ON 45 - HOOKED ON - MEGAMIX phenomena I think. It's the 15 minute medley of 30 Beatle tunes in which none of the Beatles actually sing a single note of it. Link in comments.

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Chickenman Original Series - Part 1

Dick Orkin brought us the Chickenman radio series 51 years ago. This first run consisted of 187 episodes, so they say, with additional shorter runs to follow. Here are the first 93 episodes. Each is very short. Link in comments.

Friday, June 16, 2017

Vivian Stanshall - The Canyons of his Mind

A BBC-TV documentary about Vivian Stanshall from 2004. The surviving band members contribute along with the Band Manager and Stephen Fry. About 1 hour and 280MB. Link in comments.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

WFMU - Sixty Second Song Remixes

This is a plug for WFMU, an NYC radio station that also streams and also offers podcasts. I entered this contest and won an appearance on the 80-track CD. Here are the best 18 tracks from the CD for you to enjoy. It's fun to hear Hotel California again without the time commitment, and the same goes for Stairway To Heaven and Bolero. There is something interesting going on in every track. Link in comments.

Saturday, June 10, 2017

Popeye Soundtrack - 1980

Harry Nilsson wrote the tunes for this musical film and Robin Williams, Shelley Duvall, and the rest sang them. Link in comments.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Steve Martin - Born Standing Up - 2007

Steve explains the process by which he eventually succeeded as a comedian. About 4 hours. Link in comments.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Surf-Age Nuggets Volume 3 and 4

Here are 2 downloads to complete your Nuggets collection. Links in comment.

Surf-Age Nuggets Volume 2

Volume 2 of the collection of Surf that was chosen to compliment COWABUNGA - THE SURF B0X. Link in comments.

Friday, June 2, 2017

Surf-Age Nuggets Volume 1

A collection of Surf that was chosen to compliment COWABUNGA - THE SURF B0X. Together they should encompass the 160 best Surf tunes in the known universe. Link in comments.