88. Out of the Central Mind

Your host for this edition is Wallace Stevens

It is entitled Out of the Central Mind

The Content

First Sequence:
Mrs. Miller - Up, Up and Away
Strawberry Children - Love Years Coming
The 5th Dimension - Pattern People
Brooklyn Bridge - Worst That Could Happen
The Lemonheads - Galveston

Second Sequence:
Frank Sinatra - By the Time I Get to Phoenix
Glen Campbell - The Moon's a Harsh Mistress
Richard Harris - If You Must Leave My Life
Art Garfunkel - All I Know
Scott Walker - If Ships Were Made to Sail

Third Sequence:
Danny Day - This Time Last Summer
Junior Walker & The All Stars - Honey Come Back
The Supremes - Where Can Brown Begin
The Four Tops - Do What You Gotta Do
Eddie Kendricks - Didn't We?

Fourth Sequence:
Scud Mountain Boys - Where's the Playground, Susie?
Joe Cocker - It's a Sin When You Love Somebody
Jennifer Warnes - P.F. Sloan
Reg Presley - Wichita Lineman
Long John Baldry - MacArthur Park

Jimmy Webb - Jerusalem (live)

87. There is No Andrew Stevens

Your host for this edition is Joseph R. McCarthy

It is entitled There is No Andrew Stevens

The Content

First Sequence:
Earthquake - Hit the Floor
The Paley Brothers - Come Out and Play
Chris Bell - I Am the Cosmos
The Scruffs - My Mind
Flash Cubes - Christi Girl

Second Sequence:
Steppenwolf - Sookie Sookie
Lena Horne - Love Bug
Don Covay - Pony Time
The Wailers - Mercy Mercy
Billy Fury - Letter Full of Tears

Third Sequence:
The Boys - First Time
The Heartbreakers - Born to Lose
Generation X - Your Generation
The Avengers - We Are the One
Stiff Little Fingers - Suspect Device

Fourth Sequence:
Neil Christian - You're All Things Bright and Beautiful
Settlers - Major to Minor
Schadel - Goodbye Thimble Mill Lane
The Montanas - That's When Happiness Begins
Consortium - All the Love in the World

Sonic Youth - Teenage Riot

86. The Love That Used to Be

Your host for this edition is Arthur Miller

It is entitled The Love That Used to Be

The Content

First Sequence:
Erroll Garner - Dreamy
Frankie Carle & His Orchestra -
I Was Here When You Left Me, I'll Be Here When You Get Back
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - In Your Own Sweet Way
Nat King Cole - Takin' a Chance on Love
Claude Thornhill & His Orchestra - Robbin's Nest

Second Sequence:
Alfred G. Karnes - We Shall All Be Reunited
Da Costa Waltz's Southern Broadcasters - Baptist Shout
Ernest Phipps & His Holiness Singers - Shine On Me
The Dixon Brothers - When Jesus Appears
McVay & Johnson - Ain't Gonna Lay My Armor Down

Third Sequence:
Red Foley - Hang Your Head in Shame
Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra - Flamin' Mamie
Ray Charles - Take These Chains from My Heart
Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra - Charlestonette
Porter Wagoner - Settin' the Woods on Fire

Fourth Sequence:
Anita O'Day - Stella By Starlight
Abbey Lincoln - Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise
Dinah Washington - Bill
Sarah Vaughan - Little Man, You've Had a Busy Day
Mabel Mercer - The End of a Love Affair

The Vince Guaraldi Trio - Holy Communion Blues

85. More Realist

Your host for this edition is René Clair

It is entitled More Realist

First Sequence:
Lillian Briggs - I Want You to Be My Baby
The Chantels - He's Gone
The Elektras - All I Want to Do is Run
The Starlets - Better Tell Him No
Little Eva - Keep Your Hands Off My Baby

Second Sequence:
Wild Man Fischer - The Taster
Sandy Hurwitz - Woman
The GTOs - Do Me in Once and I'll Be Sad, Do Me in Twice and I'll Know Better (Circular Circulation)
Judy Henske & Jerry Yester - Horses on a Stick
Jeff Simmons - Appian Way

Third Sequence:
Jackie Wilson - We Have Love
The Solitaires - Thrill of Love
The Gaylords - Magic Song
The Cute-Teens - From This Day Forward
Al Kent - That's Why I Love You So

Fourth Sequence:
Jackie Edwards - Girl, You'll Be a Woman Soon
The Monkees - A Little Bit Me, a Little Bit You
Jay & The Americans - Sunday and Me
Shane MacGowan & The Popes - Cracklin' Rosie
Neil Diamond - Red, Red Wine

Marlena Shaw - Woman of the Ghetto

84. 39 or 40 Amusing Things

Your host for this edition is Ozzie Nelson

It is entitled 39 or 40 Amusing Things

The Content

First Sequence:
Phil Spector - It's That Kind of Day
The Paris Sisters - Yes, I Love You
Gene Pitney - Dream for Sale
Ben E. King - Young Boy Blues
The Teddy Bears - If You Only Knew

Second Sequence:
Bobby Sheen - Laugh Right in My Face
Ray Peterson - Why Don't you Write Me?
Gene Toone & The Blazers - You're My Baby
Johnny Nash - A Thousand Miles Away
Kell Osborne - That's All Right, Baby

Third Sequence:
Yoko Ono - Why?
Dion - Only You Know
The Checkmates, Ltd. - Love is All We Have to Give
Cher & Harry Nilsson - A Love Like Yours (Don't Come Knocking Every Day)
John Lennon - Be My Baby

Fourth Sequence:
Bob B. Soxx & The Blue Jeans - The White Cliffs of Dover
The Crystals - No One Ever Tells You
Ike & Tina Turner - Save the Last Dance for Me
The Ronettes - When I Saw You
The Righteous Brothers - Old Man River

Leonard Cohen - Death of a Ladies Man

83. Thimble Rig

Your host for this edition is Dai Vernon

It is entitled Thimble Rig

The Content

First Sequence:
James Taylor - Something's Wrong
Ronnie Spector - Try Some, Buy Some
Lon & Derrek Von Eaton - Sweet Music
Mary Hopkin - Goodbye
Jackie Lomax - Sour Milk Sea

Second Sequence:
Lulu Jackson - You're Going to Leave the Old Home, Jim
B.F. Shelton - Pretty Polly
Minnie Wallace - The Old Folks Started It
Sam Collins - Lonesome Road Blues
Blind Blake - Champaign Charlie Is My Name

Third Sequence:
Chantal Goya - Tu m'as trop menti
Jean-Paul Keller - Ca c'est arrange
Mary Roos - L'autoroute
Richard de Bordeaux & Daniel B. - La drogue
France Gall - Avant la bagarre

Fourth Sequence:
Van Eps Banjo Orchestra - Some Baby
Samuel Siegel & Roy Butin - Sugar Plum
Guido Deiro - Deiro Rag
Collins & Harlan - The International Rag
The American Quartet - Everybody Rag with Me

Les McCann & Eddie Harris - Compared to What (live)

82. Genius Without Talent

Your host for this edition is Stan Brakhage

It is entitled Genius Without Talent

The Content

First Sequence:
Mary Love - Born to Live with Heartache
Soft Touch - Plenty Action
Sugar Pie DeSanto - Git Back
Victor Greene - Creole Girl
Jeannie Tracy - Trippin' on the Sound

Second Sequence:
The King Brothers - Symphony for Susan
The New Faces - If You Love Me
Dino, Desi and Billy - Thru Spray Colored Glasses
Collage - Rainy Blue Memory Day
The Kane Triplets - Buttercup Days

Third Sequence:
Sérgio Mendes & Bossa Rio - Neurótico
Luis Carlos Vinhas - Batucada
The Zimbo Trio - Anoiteceu
Paulo Moura - Das tardes mas sos
Sambalanço Trio - Improviso negro

Fourth Sequence:
1910 Fruitgum Company - Go Away
The Young Turks - Looky, Looky What I Got
The Saturday Morning Cartoon Show - Hayride
The Sundae Times - Aba Aba
The Candy Rock Generation - 1, 2, 3 Red Light

Nina Simone - Why? (The King of Love is Dead) (live)

81. The Music That Lives

Your host for this edition is Brian Epstein

It is entitled The Music That Lives

The Content

First Sequence:
Webb Pierce - Pick Me Up On Your Way Down
The Kingston Trio - Everglades
Guy Mitchell - Heartaches By the Number
Harlan Howard - I Fall to Pieces
Buck Owens - Above and Beyond

Second Sequence:
Little Esther Phillips - Hello Walls
Claude Gray - Nite Life
Dottie West - Touch Me
Faron Young - The Part Where I Cry
Joe Tex - Funny (How Time Slips Away)

Third Sequence:
Jim Reeves - Billy Bayou
Ringo Starr - Husbands and Wives
Bobby Bare - Wallflower
Bill Anderson - I'll Be Somewhere
Ween - Kansas City Star

Fourth Sequence:
Hawkshaw Hawkins - Lonesome 7-7203
Ernest Tubb - Stop Me if You've Heard This One Before
The Wilburn Brothers - The Next Best Thing
Justin Tubb & Roger Miller - Mine is a Lonely Life
Jean Shepard - Lake Lonely

Willie Nelson - Sunday Morning Coming Down

80. A Wail That is Heard Upon the Shore

Your host for this, the Third Season Premiere edition is Lester Young

It is entitled A Wail That is Heard Upon the Shore

The Content

First Sequence:
Henry Mancini - Fallout!
Stan Kenton & His Orchestra - The Rumble
Skip Martin - Hammer Blow
Irving Joseph - Stool Pigeon
Elmer Bernstein - Smear

Second Sequence:
Shy Limbs - Reputation
Dave Justin - You Outside
Cardboard Orchestra - Yes, I Heard a Little Bird
The Actress - Great Job With Prospects
Tomorrow's Thoughts - Night is Like Day

Third Sequence:
Annie Ross - Farmer's Market
Eddie Jefferson - Body and Soul
Thana Alexa - Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat
Bob Dorough - Nothing Like You
Jon Hendricks & Art Blakey's Jazz Messemgers) - Moanin'

Fourth Sequence:
Mantovani - Old Folks at Home
Jerry Lee Lewis - Old Black Joe
Thomas Hampson - Sweetly She Sleeps, My Alice Fair
Billy Vaughn - Massa's in de Cold, Cold Ground
Mavis Staples - Hard Times, Come Again No More

Leonard Bernstein - Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
(London Symphony Orchestra; Lawrence Leighton-Smith, cond.;
Richard Stoltzman, soloist)

79. Yet Another 'Best of . . . '

This edition entails a look back at episodes 50-70

It is entitled Yet Another 'Best of . . . '

The Content

Michael Nesmith - Tapioca Tundra (demo)
Zip Code Rapists - Listen to the Band
The Stone Poneys - Some of Shelly's Blues
The Boxmasters - Joanne
Evan Dando - Different Drum (live)

The Chi-Lites - Give More Power to the People
James Brown - Stone to the Bone
Billy Cobham - Stratus
James West - Hanging Out
Stretch - Why Did You Do It?

Tony Orlando & Dawn - Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree
Gallery - Nice to Be With You
The Ides of March - Vehicle
Paper Lace - The Night Chicago Died
Gilbert O'Sullivan - Alone Again (Naturally)

Jack Blanchard & Misty Morgan - Lonely Bell
Joel Mathis - Time Machine
Jacqueline Hyde & The Moonfolk - Strange New World
Hank Malcolm - Mary Turn Around
Donel Austin - Here Today, Gone Tomorrow

The Ian Campbell Folk Group - Dirty Old Town
Sydney Carter - Socialism in Our Time
Al Jones - Come Join My Orchestra
Shelagh McDonald - Ophelia's Song
Finbar & Eddie Furey - Curragh of Kildare

The Miracles - I Like It Like That
The Downbeats - Do You Know What I'm Talkin' About?
The Marvelettes - The Boy from Crosstown
Jr. Walker & The All Stars - Shake and Fingerpop
The Elgins - My Two Arms

Ray Charles - Feudin' and Fightin'
Ella Logan - Look to the Rainbow
The Peddlers - On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever)
Dean Martin - Moments Like This
Burton Lane - Where Have I Seen Your Face Before? (live)

Luis Enríquez Bacalov - Can Be Done
Gianni Ferrio - Let it Pour, Let it Rain
Augusto Martelli - King for a Day
Gene Roman - Don't Lose Control
Bruno Nicolai - Ringo Come to Fight

Darlene Love - Stumble and Fall
Yolanda & The Castanets - Meet Me After School
Marilee Summers - Every Beat of My Heart
The Paris Sisters - Always Waitin'
What Four - Anything for a Laugh

Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee - Sail Away
Steve Earle - Rednecks
Nina Simone - Baltimore
The Del McCoury Band - Birmingham
White Rabbits - The Beehive State

Radio Free Gunslinger returns for its third season on May 5.

78. Bringing It All Back Here

Your host for this, the Second Season Finale, is Tom Sutpen

It is entitled Bringing It All Back Here

Radio Free Gunslinger will return on May 5

77. Seymour; an Introduction

Your host for this edition is William K. Everson

The Content

First Sequence:
M. Ward - Story of an Artist
Kimya Dawson - Follow That Dream
Clem Snide - Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Your Grievances
Chicky - Lousy Weekend
Daniel Smith & Sufjan Stevens - Worried Shoes

Second Sequence:
Guster - The Sun Shines Down on Me
Major Matt Mason, USA - Mind Contorted
Gym Mat Nap - Tears, Stupid Tears
Gordon Gano - Impossible Love
Chris Harford - Going Down

Third Sequence:
The Dead Milkmen - Rocketship
Toby Goodshank - Now
Mike Watt - Walking the Cow
The Static Waves - Some Things Last a Long Time (live)
The Dick Panthers - Go Fast and Go Some More

Fourth Sequence:
Sparklehorse & The Flaming Lips - Go
Joy Zipper - Held the Hand
'61 Triplets - Frankenstein Love
The Pastels - Speeding Motorcycle
Beck Hansen - True Love Will Find You in the End

Daniel Johnston - More Dead Than Alive

76. The Given Part

Your host for this edition is Aaron Copland

It is entitled The Given Part

The Content

First Sequence:
Oreste & His Queensland Orchestra - When the Morning Glories Wake Up in the Morning
Lietzke's Midnight Serenaders - Maybe It's Love
Art Kreuger & His Columbians - Keeping Out of Mischief Now
The Picadilly Players - I'm Riding to Glory
Adrian Schubert's Dance Orchestra - Syncopated Jamboree

Second Sequence:
Smith Ballew & His Orchestra - Charming
Arnold Johnson & His Orchestra - After My Laughter Came Tears
Jack Purvis & His Orchestra - Dismal Dan
Ted Wallace & His Campus Boys - By a Lazy Country Lane
Lloyd Newton & His Varsity Eleven - St. Louis Blues

Third Sequence:
Ross De Luxe Syncopaters - Florida Rhythm
Alex Jackson & His Plantation Orchestra - I Call You Sugar
Alphonso Trent & His Orchestra - Gilded Kisses
Zack Whyte's Chocolate Beau Brummels - It's Tight Like That
Red Perkins & His Dixie Ramblers - Old Man Blues

Fourth Sequence:
The Original Memphis Five - Fireworks
Al Katz & His Kittens - Ace in the Hole
Sol Wagner & His Orchestra - Zulu Wail
Thelma Terry & Her Playboys - The Voice of the Southland
The Louisiana Rhythm Kings - The Dusky Stevedore

The Dorsey Brothers & Their Concert Orchestra - Was It a Dream?

75. Gamblers and Optimists

Your host for this edition is Ingmar Bergman

It is entitled Gamblers and Optimists

The Content

First Sequence:
Marlene Dietrich - The Boys in the Back Room
Maxine Sullivan - Moments Like This
Fats Waller - Two Sleepy People
Margaret Whiting - What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?
Valaida Snow - I Wish I Were Twins

Second Sequence:
Wynton Marsalis - Spring Will Be a Little Late This Year
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Wonderful Copenhagen (live)
Terence Blanchard - Can't Get Out of This Mood
Bud Powell - I Hear Music (live)
The John Coltrane Quartet - The Inchworm

Third Sequence:
Emile Ford & The Checkmates - On a Slow Boat to China
Mabel Mercer - More I Cannot Wish You
Nat King Cole - Tunnel of Love
Lee Wiley - I Don't Want to Walk Without You
Danny Kaye - Anywhere I Wander

Fourth Sequence:
Frank Loesser - Organization Man
Stubby Kaye - Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat
Norman Wisdom - Once in Love With Amy
Studio Chorus - Standing on the Corner
Robert Morse, Sammy Smith & Ruth Kobart - Brotherhood of Man

The Miles Davis Quintet - If I Were a Bell

74. A Figure of Fun for the Kids

Your host for this edition is Sid Vicious


First Sequence:
The People's Choice - I Likes to Do It
Frankie Beverley & The Butlers - Love (Your Pain Goes Deep)
Brenda & The Tabulations - California Soul
Soul Brothers Six - You Gotta Come a Little Closer
The Ambassadors - Can't Believe You Love Me

Second Sequence:
Putney Dandridge & His Orchestra - Mr. Bluebird
Dick Robertson & His Orchestra - Getting Some Fun Out of Life
Red McKenzie - I Don't Know Your Name (But You're Beautiful)
Sharkey Bonano & His Sharks of Rhythm - Old Fashioned Swing
Clarence Williams & His Washboard Band - Cryin' Mood

Third Sequence:
Paul Barbarin & His New Orleans Jazz - Walking Through the Streets of the City
Jim Robinson - You Tell Me Your Dream
Billie & De De Pierce - San
Punch Miller's Bunch - Girl of My Dreams
George Lewis - Linger Awhile

Fourth Sequence:
Artie Butler - The Loop
Herbie Mann - Oh, How I Want to Love You
Richard Barbary - Like You, Babe
Wes Montgomery - The Joker
Nat Adderly - Early Chanson

Little Fats & Swingin' Hot Shot Party - On the Sunny Side of the Street

73. The 2nd Annual Gunslinger
New Year's Eve Garage Rock Party Record!!

Your host for this edition is Rusty Warren

It is entitled The 2nd Annual Gunslinger New Year's Eve Garage Rock Party Record!!

The Content

First Sequence:
The Frantics - Just for a While
The Answer - I'll Be In
The Mourning Reign - Satisfaction Guaranteed
The Creations - I've Paid My Dues
The Ugly Ducklings - I'm a Man

Second Sequence:
The William Penn Fyve - Swami
The Others - Revenge
The 5 Rising Sons - She Just Likes Me
The Loved Ones - La Da Do Da Da
The Fanatics - I Must Run

Third Sequence:
The Living Children - Crystallize Your Mind
The Remains - Why Do I Cry?
The Odyssey - Little Girl, Little Boy
The Unleashed - My Flash On You
The Spiders - Don't Blow Your Mind

Fourth Sequence:
Kings Verses - Lights
The Apparitions - She's So Satisfyin'
The Cords - Ain't That Love?
District Six - East Side Story
The Preachers - Stay Out of My World

Country Weather - Fly to New York

A Quick Word . . .

Just to let you know that this week's edition of Radio Free Gunslinger, entitled 'The 2nd Annual Gunslinger New Year's Eve Garage Rock Party Record,' will appear on Tuesday, December 31 (aka New Year's Eve).

72. The Gunslinger Office Christmas Party!!

This week's edition brings you live coverage of our annual Christmas Party 

The Content 

First Sequence: 
Andy Williams - It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year 
Kay Starr - The Man With the Bag 
Lena Horne - Jingle Bells 
Peggy Lee - Happy Holidays 
Sammy Davis, Jr. - Christmas Time All Over the World 

Second Sequence: 
Arthur Lyman - Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer 
Jackie Wilson - Deck the Halls 
Ray Anthony - Christmas Kisses 
Eartha Kitt - Santa Baby 
Les Brown & His Band of Renown - Let It Snow 

Third Sequence: 
Esquivel - Santa Claus is Comin' to Town 
Ferrante & Teicher - Sleigh Ride 
Burt Bacharach - The Bell That Wouldn't Jingle 
The Hollyridge Strings - Santa's Got a Brand New Bag 
Eddie Dunstedter - I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus 

Fourth Sequence: 
Chet Atkins - The Little Drummer Boy 
June Christy - The Merriest 
Jack Jones - Mistletoe and Holly 
Julie London - I'd Like You for Christmas 
Frank Sinatra - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas 

David Benoit - Christmastime is Here

71. The Gee Whiz Thing

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Your host for this edition is Skip Weshner

It is entitled The Gee Whiz Thing

The Content

  First Sequence:
The Format - The Lottery Song
Steve Forbert - The Moonbeam Song
The Casuals - Daddy's Song
Victoria Williams - The Puppy Song
Le Switch - Mr. Richland's Favorite Song (live)

Second Sequence:
The Walkmen - Old Forgotten Soldier
Filter - One
Peter Dizozza - Without Her
Jiffipop - Mournin' Glory Story
Johnny J, with Vorgus - Spaceman

Third Sequence:
The Modern Folk Quartet - This Could Be the Night
Harpers Bizarre - Poly High
The Turtles - The Battle of the Bands
Billy J. Kramer & The Dakotas - 1941
The Fruit Machine - Cuddly Toy

Fourth Sequence:
Sagittarius - I Guess the Lord Must Be in New York City
The Yardbirds - Ten Little Indians
The George Tipton Orchestra - Think About Your Troubles
Ella Fitzgerald - Open Your Window (live)
Harry Nilsson - Life Line (live)

LCD Soundsystem - Jump Into the Fire (live)

70. Some Paint On a Canvas

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Your host for this edition is Hubert Selby, Jr.

It is entitled Some Paint On a Canvas

The Content

First Sequence:
Carolyn Hester - I'll Fly Away
Victoria Spivey & Big Joe Williams - Sittin' on Top of the World
Harry Belafonte - Midnight Special
Richard Fariña & Eric Von Schmidt - Christmas Island
Happy Traum - Let Me Die In My Footsteps

Second Sequence:
Chubby Parker - King Kong Kitchie Kitchie Ki-Me-O
The McGee Brothers - Charming Bill
Henry Thomas - The Little Red Caboose
Three Georgia Crackers - Poor Little Thing Cried Mammy
Uncle Eck Dunford - Skip to Ma Lou, My Darling

Third Sequence:
David Hemmings - Bell Birds
Blond - There's a Man Standing in the Corner
Edward's Hand - If I Thought You'd Ever Change Your Mind
Dando Shaft - Coming Home to Me
John Bryant - In Need of Love

Fourth Sequence:
Wilf Carter - You Are My Sunshine
Lewis McDaniel - It's Hard to Leave Sweet Love
The Morris Family - Dark Eyes
Shortbuckle Roark - I Truly Understand That You Love Another Man
Bradley Kincaid - Barbara Allen

Allen Ginsberg - Nurse's Song

A Quick Word

I thought I would take a minute to inform you all that Radio Free Gunslinger will be returning to Mondays beginning December 9; whereupon episode #70 in our series will manifest itself before the multitudes. Thanks for listening (those who actually listen).

69. Anybody Important

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Your host for this edition is Larry Fine

It is entitled Anybody Important

The Content

 First Sequence:
Henry Mancini - Soldier in the Rain
Julie Andrews - Whistling Away the Dark
Danny Williams - Moon River
WeeGee - The Sweetheart Tree
Elliot Easton's Tiki Gods - Theme from 'Mr. Lucky'

Second Sequence:
Da Costa Woltz's Southern Broadcasters - Are You Washed in the Blood of the Lamb?
The Bailes Brothers - Romans Nine and Ten
Ernest V. Stoneman & His Dixie Mountaineers - I Remember Cavalry
Ernest Phipps & His Congregation - If the Light Has Gone Out of Your Soul
Wade Mainer - I'll Be a Friend to Jesus

Third Sequence:
Johnny & The Expressions - Shy Girl
The Jay-Tones - This Love
Joe Bataan - Unwed Mother
The Manhattans - Follow Your Heart
The Imaginations - I Want a Girl

Fourth Sequence:
The Ian Campbell Folk Group - Dirty Old Town
Sydney Carter - Socialism in Our Time
Al Jones - Come Join My Orchestra
Shelagh McDonald - Ophelia's Song
Finbar & Eddie Furey - Curragh of Kildare

Aretha Franklin - Amazing Grace (live)

68. He Rides in Desperation

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Your host for this edition is Rod Serling

 It is entitled He Rides in Desperation

The Content

 First Sequence:
Griffin and The True Believers - Beautiful Weather
Grey Revell - Gone Gone
Roger Manning - The Subway Blues #2
Adam Green - My Shadow Tags On Behind
Major Matt Mason - Rockstar

Second Sequence:
Hyperjinx Tricycle - Long Lost Love
Brer Brian - Harlem '99
Ben Haschish - So Good So Far
Herman Düne - Affection
Prewar Yardsale - Would Ed Wood?

Third Sequence:
Eric Wolfson - Sleeping is a Sucker's Game
Brian Piltin - Tramp Star
Joie/Dead Blonde Girlfriend - Velvet Coffin
Schwervon - Song for Weddings and Funerals
Stipplicon - Stamp Your Name On It

Fourth Sequence:
The Festival - The Ink Festival
Jude Kastle - Great Jones
Barry Bliss - All I Really Want
Patsy Grace - Falling
Paleface - Say What You Want

Kimya Dawson - I'm Fine

67. Something Remembered, Not Imagined

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Your host for this edition is Robert Lowell
It is entitled Something Remembered, Not Imagined

The Content

First Sequence:
Darlene Love - Stumble and Fall
Yolanda & The Castanets - Meet Me After School
Marilee Summers - Every Beat of My Heart
The Paris Sisters - Always Waitin'
What Four - Anything for a Laugh

Second Sequence:
The Monkees - Porpoise Song
The Cascades - Flying on the Ground is Wrong
Marianne Faithfull - Sister Morphine
Bob Lind - Counting
Neil Young - A Man Needs a Maid

Third Sequence:
The Robins - Just Like That
Bobby Day - Buzz Buzz Buzz
Round Robin - Kick That Little Foot, Sally
Young Jessie - (I Was Meant for You and) You Were Meant for Me
The Hondas - Twelve Feet High

Fourth Sequence:
The Westwoods - Will You Love Me?
Eddie Hodges - Love Minus Zero/No Limit
Jackie DeShannon - Needles and Pins
Bobby Vee - Like Someone in Love
The Fleetwoods - I'm Not Jimmy

Jack Nitzsche - #3

66. An Arson Thing

Your host for this edition is Shelley Winters 

It is entitled An Arson Thing 

The Content 

First Sequence:
The Velvettes - He Was Really Saying Something
The Headliners - Tonight's the Night
Sammy Ward - You've Got to Change
The Contours - Take Him Back if It Makes You Happy
Gladys Knight & The Pips - Every Day I'll Love You More Than Yesterday

Second Sequence:
Marvin Gaye - When I Had Your Love
The Isley Brothers - I Hear a Symphony
The Mynah Birds - Go On and Cry
Barbara McNair - Everything is Good About You
Brenda Holloway & The Supremes - Going to a Go-Go

Third Sequence:
The Miracles - I Like It Like That
The Downbeats - Do You Know What I'm Talkin' About?
The Marvelettes - The Boy from Crosstown
Jr. Walker & The All Stars - Shake and Fingerpop
The Elgins - My Two Arms

Fourth Sequence:
Frank Wilson - My Sugar Baby
Chris Clark - Love's Gone Bad
The Vows - Buttered Popcorn
Carolyn Crawford - Think of the Times
Dennis Edwards - Easier Said Than Done

Little Stevie Wonder - Fingertips (live)

65. Another 'Best of . . . '

This edition entails a look back at episodes 30-50

It is entitled Another 'Best of . . . '

The Content

The Chocolate Watchband - I'm Not Like Everybody Else
The Cascades - I Bet You Won't Stay
The Fugitives - Come On Now
Leapy Lee - King of the Whole Wide World
The U-Turns - Dedicated Follower of Fashion

George Hamilton IV - When I Grow Too Old to Dream
Billy May & His Orchestra - Serenade
Jeanette MacDonald - One Kiss
Mantovani - Softly, As In a Morning Sunrise
Frankie Lymon - Lover, Come Back to Me

Cilla Black - Step Inside, Love (demo)
The Spongetones - On the Wings of a Nightingale
John Denver - Junk
Cherry Twister - Another Day
Paul McCartney - Mull of Kintyre (demo)

Gertrude Lawrence - Do, Do, Do
Percival Mackey & His Band - That Certain Feeling
The Louisiana Rhythm Kings - Swanee
Roger Wolfe Kahn & His Orchestra - Clap Yo' Hands
Irene Bordoni - I Won't Say I Will (But I Won't Say I Won't)

Hugh Masekela - Up, Up and Away (live)
The Associations - P.F. Sloan
The Yokohama Knights - Where's the Playground, Susie?
Dusty Springfield - Magic Garden
The Three Degrees - Everybody Gets to Go to the Moon (live)

Bobby Short - I'm Throwing a Ball Tonight (live)
Frank Sinatra - I've Got You Under My Skin (live)
Ella Fitzgerald - Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love) (live)
Nat King Cole - Miss Otis Regrets (live)
Dean Martin & Sammy Cahn - You're the Top (live)

Alexis Korner' s Blues Incorporated – Haitian Fight Song
Hal Willner - Open Letter to Duke
The String Trio of New York - Pithecanthropus Erectus
Jack Walrath - Jump Monk (live)
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra - The Clown (live)

The Beatles - Don't Ever Change
Barley-Bree - Sometime in the Morning
Herman's Hermits - Walkin' With My Angel
The Rockin' Berries - He's in Town
The Zombies - Will You Love Me Tomorrow?

David Boeddinghaus - A Real Slow Drag
Scott Joplin - Original Rags (piano roll)
The New England Conservatory Ragtime Ensemble - The Rag Time Dance
Richard Zimmerman - Sunflower Slow Drag
Joshua Rifkin - Solace: A Mexican Serenade

Tom Lehrer - S-N (Snore, Sniff and Sneeze)
Throw That Beat in the Garbagecan! - Somebody Come and Play
Frank Sinatra - Bein' Green
Joe Raposo - New Life Coming
The Carpenters - Sing (live)

Need Some Help . . .

Friends and followers of RFG.

For reasons I am unable to divine (or correct), the latest edition of this podcast, #64, is not turning up on iTunes. The only anomaly/clue I've found is that the .mp3 file isn't included in the feed.

Can anyone . . . perhaps a fellow podcaster who may have run into this problem as well . . . tell me why this is(n't) happening and how to fix it? I'd like to share the wealth (such as it is) as far and as wide as I possibly can.


64. Above Rubies

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Your host for this edition is Christopher Hitchens

It is entitled Above Rubies

The Content

First Sequence:
The Dear Hunter - Goodbye, Yellow Brick Road
Ben Folds - Tiny Dancer (live)
Elton John - I Feel Like a Bullet (In the Gun of Robert Ford)
Fuel - Daniel (live)
The Streets - Your Song

Second Sequence:
Stranger Cole - When the Party is Over
The Duke Reid Group - Rude Boy
Buster's All Stars - Down Beat Burial
The Schoolgirls - Live Up to Justice
Prince Buster - Barrister Pardon

Third Sequence:
Tony Orlando & Dawn - Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree
Gallery - Nice to Be With You
The Ides of March - Vehicle
Paper Lace - The Night Chicago Died
Gilbert O'Sullivan - Alone Again (Naturally)

Fourth Sequence:
Rory Storm & The Hurricanes - I Can Tell
Faron's Flamingos - Shake, Sherry
Ian & The Zodiacs - Secret Love
The Del Renas - Nashville Blues
Sonny Webb & The Cascades - Who Shot Sam?

Nina Simone - Feelings (live)

63. Fads in Fashion

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Your host for this edition is Liberace

It is entitled Fads in Fashion

The Content

 First Sequence:
Fifty Foot Combo - Italian Fuzz
The Rock Academy String Quartette - Are You There (With Another Girl)?
Hiroshi Matsumoto - I Say a Little Prayer
The 18th Century Corporation - Promises, Promises
Big Ray & The Futures - Theme from 'Casino Royale'

Second Sequence:
Barely Pink - It's Love That Really Counts
Fastball - This Guy’s in Love With You
Shonen Knife - Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head
BMX Bandits - It Doesn't Matter Anymore
Rebecca's Empire - (There's) Always Something There to Remind Me

Third Sequence:
Stanley Turrentine - Walk On By
Bill Evans - A House is Not a Home
Stan Getz - Any Old Time of the Day
The McCoy Tyner Trio - One Less Bell to Answer
Cal Tjader - Moneypenny Goes for Broke

Fourth Sequence:
The Shepherd Sisters - Deeply
Babs Tino - Call Off the Wedding
Gene McDaniels - (There Goes) The Forgotten Man
Tammi Terrell - Sinner's Devotion
Steve Alaimo - Lifetime of Loneliness

Burt Bacharach - Wives and Lovers

62. Who Shot John?

Your host for this edition is Richard M. Nixon

It is entitled Who Shot John?

The Content

First Sequence:
Doc Pomus - Teenager in Love (demo)
The Walker Brothers - Here Comes the Night
Ray Charles - Lonely Avenue
Elvis Presley - Surrender (take 2)
Harry Nilsson - Save the Last Dance for Me

Second Sequence:
The Olivers - Beeker Street
The Thingies - I'm Going Ahead
The Heart Beats - Little Latin Lupe Lu
The Road Runners - Goodbye
The Best Things - Chicks Are for Kids

Third Sequence:
Tammy Montgomery - If I Would Marry You
The Excites - Run, Mascara
Solomon Burke - Cry to Me
Pat Embers - You'll Never Leave Her
The Rocky Fellers - Killer Joe

Fourth Sequence:
Bernie Knee - Sealed With a Kiss (demo)
The Exciters - Doo Wah Diddy
Sunny Dae & The Knights - Rock Around the Clock
The Cookies - On Broadway
Merry Clayton - The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)

The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Gloria

A Quick Note . . .

Beginning this week, the Radio Free Gunslinger podcast will be moving to Wednesdays, for no better reason than that it's more convenient for its producer.

Thank you for your time.

61. The Cutest Bow

Your host for this edition is Louis Untermeyer

It is entitled The Cutest Bow

The Content

First Sequence:
Ray Charles - Feudin' and Fightin'
Ella Logan - Look to the Rainbow
The Peddlers - On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever)
Dean Martin - Moments Like This
Burton Lane - Where Have I Seen Your Face Before? (live)

Second Sequence:
The Nat King Cole Trio - Then I'll Be Tired of You
Roger Wolfe Kahn & His Orchestra - A Shine on Your Shoes/Louisiana Hayride
Fred & Adele Astaire - Hoops
Leo Reisman & His Orchestra - I Love Louisa
Judy Holliday - Confession

Third Sequence:
Jule Styne - Just in Time (demo)
Ethel Merman - Everything's Coming Up Roses
Jane Russell - Ain't There Anyone Here for Love?
The Animals - We're Gonna Howl Tonight
Lesley Uggams - Hallelujah, Baby (demo)

Fourth Sequence:
Hal Kemp & His Orchestra - With Plenty of Money and You
Marni Nixon - Tomorrow Land
Frank Sinatra - You'll Never Know
Norman Wisdom - You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby
Wini Shaw - Lullaby of Broadway

Vernon Duke - Homage to Boston; Suite for Piano (Scott Dunn, pianist)


It's an unforgivable oversight, but I forgot to post a notice here on Sunday that, due to what was then a raging stomach illness on the part of this reporter, the podcast wouldn't be heard this week.

Since I'm feeling better, there's a chance I'll crank one out in the next few days, but in the event that I don't, episode #61 will appear this coming Monday, on schedule.

Thanks for your patience . . . those among you with patience, that is.

60. Candor

Your host for this edition is I.F. Stone

It is entitled Candor

The Content

First Sequence:
Nancy Harrow - Take Me Back, Baby
Jaki Bayard - Flight of the Fly
Art Hodes - High Society
Clark Terry - Blue Waltz (La Valse bleue)
Max Roach - Freedom Day (Abbey Lincoln, voc.)

Second Sequence:
Lucky Thompson - Say That to Say This
Richard Williams - I Can Dream, Can't I?
Benny Bailey - Hard Sock Dance
Marty Paich - Tommy's Toon
Bud Shank - Dance of the Little Ones (live)

Third Sequence:
Guillermo Klein - El Minotauro
Hector Martignon - My One and Only Love
Toshiko Mariano - Toshiko's Elegy
Hilton Ruiz - Mr. Kenyatta (live)
Mongo Santamaria - Bonita (live)

Fourth Sequence:
Don Ellis - Sweet and Lovely
Steve Lacy - Introspection
Cecil Taylor - O.P. (take 1)
Pee Wee Russell - Tin Tin Deo
Booker Little - Moods in Free Time

Charles Mingus - R&R

59. Get 'em, Dan!

Your host for this edition is W.H. Auden

It is entitled Get 'em, Dan!

The Content

First Sequence:
Lulu - Vine Street
Claudine Longet - Snow
Beverley - Happy New Year
Cilla Black - I've Been Wrong Before
Dusty Springfield - I Don't Want to Hear It Anymore

Second Sequence:
We Talkies - What Are You Waiting For?
Guster - Memo to My Son
Billy Storm - Baby, Don't Look Down
The Wannadies - Short People
The Epics - There's Just No Pleasing You

Third Sequence:
Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee - Sail Away
Steve Earle - Rednecks
Nina Simone - Baltimore
The Del McCoury Band - Birmingham
White Rabbits - The Beehive State

Fourth Sequence:
Steve Klink - Texas Girl at the Funeral of Her Father
Scott Walker - I'll Be Home
Elvis Costello & The Brodsky Quartet - Real Emotional Girl
Harry Nilsson - Love Story (alternate take)
Randy Newman - Rolling (demo)

Studio Orchestra #1 - Unused Score Suite (from 'Cold Turkey')

58. Perhaps the Moon

Your host for this edition is Jeron Criswell King

It is entitled Perhaps the Moon

The Content

 First Sequence:
Sunny Clapp & His Band o' Sunshine - Come Easy, Go Easy
Irving Mills & His Hotsy Totsy Gang - Stardust
The Cotton Pickers - St. Louis Gal
Hoagy Carmichael & His Orchestra - Georgia (On My Mind)
Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra - So Tired

Second Sequence:
Sis Cunningham - Henry Wallace
Joe Glazer & Bill Friedlander - Our Line's Been Changed
The Weavers - The Hammer Song
Mario 'Boots' Casetta - Unemployment Compensation Blues
Hope Foye & Pete Seeger - Oh, Freedom

Third Sequence:
Harry Roy & His Band - Milenberg Joys
Brian Lawrence & The Quaglino Quartet - Shine
The Devonshire Restaurant Dance Band - Sugar Foot Stomp
The Bond Street Swingers - China Boy
Madame Tussaud's Dance Orchestra - Rockin' in Rhythm

Fourth Sequence:
Bea Foote - Weeds
Lil Green - I'm Going to Copyright Your Kisses
Monette Moore - Peace, Sister, Peace
Perline Ellison - Razor Totin' Mama
Rosetta Howard - Come Easy, Go Easy

Duke Ellington & His Orchestra - Praise God and Dance

57. A Healthy Integration

Your host for this edition is George Shearing

It is entitled A Healthy Integration

The Content

 First Sequence:
Bobby Womack - Bouquet of Roses
Etta James - Almost Persuaded
Junior Parker - Walking the Floor Over You
Candy Staton - Stand By Your Man
Lou Johnson - She Thinks I Still Care

Second Sequence:
Les Baxter & His Orchestra - Acapulco
Ray Anthony & His Orchestra - Samba de Orfeu
Jackie Davis - Mañana (Is Soon Enough for Me)
Walter Wanderley - Que Sabe Você De Mim
Don Swan - Tico Tico

Third Sequence:
The Supremes - I'm the Greatest Star
The Temptations - Try to Remember
The Miracles - Speak Low
The Four Tops - Maria
Marvin Gaye - Love for Sale

Fourth Sequence:
Leon Payne - Lost Highway
Eddie Noack - Psycho
Jim Reeves - Blue Side of Lonesome
Freakwater - Selfishness in Man
Elliott Smith - They'll Never Take Her Love from Me (live)

Cal Tjader - Manteca

56. The Gunslinger Late Midsummer Dance Party!!

Programming for this edition is provided by AC Spark Plugs

The Content

First Sequence:
Cannibal & The Headhunters - Land of 1,000 Dances
Wilson Pickett - Barefootin'
Otis Redding - Look at the Girl
Arthur Conley - Funky Street
Ike & Tina Turner - I Can't Believe What You Say

Second Sequence:
The Ranger Sound - Ricordami
The Sheiks - I've Got to Give Up
The Spiders - Seishun a-Go-Go
Mohammed Nouri - Biya bar-e safar bandim
Anna Karina - Roller Girl

Third Sequence:
Diana Ross - Love Hangover
Con-Funk-Shun - Mr. Tambourine Man
Lou Rawls - You'll Never Find
Tavares - It Only Takes a Minute
SMYLE - Makin' Out

Fourth Sequence:
The Chi-Lites - Give More Power to the People
James Brown - Stone to the Bone
Billy Cobham - Stratus
James West - Hanging Out
Stretch - Why Did You Do It?

Fela Anikulapo Kuti & Africa 70 - Zombie

55. Experts

Your Host for this edition is Sam Peckinpah

It is entitled Experts

The Content

First Sequence:
Brother Miller & The Milleraires - J-E-S-U-S Spells Jesus (live)
Austin Coleman (w. Joe Washington Brown & Group) - Good Lord (Run Old Jeremiah) (live)
Sister Ernestine Washington - I Know the Lord Will Make a Way (live)
Rev. McGhee - I'm a Soldier in the Army of the Lord (live)
Barton Creek Baptist Church Congregation - It's a-Leaking in This Old Building (live)

Second Sequence:
The Cincinnati Jug Band - Newport Blues
Carl Davis & The Dallas Jamboree Jug Band - Elm Street Woman Blues
Memphis Minnie & The Memphis Jug Band - Bumble Bee Blues
Whistler & His Jug Band - The Vamps of '28
The Kentucky Jug Band - Walkin' Cane Stomp

Third Sequence:
Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadiens - The Spell of the Blues
The Charleston Chasers - Davenport Blues
The Georgia Melodians - My Mammy's Blues
Abe Lyman & His California Orchestra - Mississippi Mud
Ben Pollack & His Park Central Orchestra - Song of the Blues

Fourth Sequence:
Old Pal Smoke Shop Four - Surprised Blues
The Dallas String Band - Chasin' Rainbows
Andrew & Jim Baxter - Georgia Stomp
Nap Hayes & Matthew Prater - Easy Winner
The Mississippi Sheiks - The Sheik Waltz

James Booker - Blues Minuet (live)

54. All That Naturalness

Your host for this edition is Ethel Merman

It is entitled All That Naturalness

The Content

First Sequence:
Giant Crab - It Started With a Little Kiss
Unrelated Segments - Story of My Life
Nazz - Gonna Cry Today
The Five Emprees - Mama Didn't Know
Little Willie & The Adolescents - Looking for Love

Second Sequence:
The Sugar Beats - First Love
The Hung Jury - Let the Good Times In
The British Casuals - Toyland
The American Revolution - Rainbow in the Rain
Hudson - Everybody Sing (live)

Third Sequence:
J.D. Blackfoot - I've Never Seen You
Charley D. & Milo - I'll Keep It With Mine
Cherokee - Changin' Winds
Eastfield Meadows - Love's Gone
Buffalo Springfield - Kind Woman

Fourth Sequence:
Paper Blitz Tissue - Boy Meets Girl
The Nuchez's - Open Up Your Mind
Steve Aldo - You're Absolutely Right
Him & The Others - She's Got Eyes That Tell Lies
Chapter Four - In My Life

The Velvet Underground - Miss Joanie Lee

53. A Letting Down

Your host for this edition is H.L. Mencken

It is entitled A Letting Down

The Content

First Sequence:
Jack Blanchard & Misty Morgan - Lonely Bell
Joel Mathis - Time Machine
Jacqueline Hyde & The Moonfolk - Strange New World
Hank Malcolm - Mary Turn Around
Donel Austin - Here Today, Gone Tomorrow

Second Sequence:
Julia Lee - A Porter's Love Song to a Chambermaid
Faye Adams - My Greatest Desire
Paula Weston - A Little Bird Told Me
Little Miss Cornshucks - He's Funny That Way
Marion Abernathy - What is the Matter With Me?

Third Sequence:
Blind Blake - Blind Arthur's Breakdown
William Moore - Ragtime Millionaire
Chicken Wilson & Skeeter Hinton - D.C. Rag
Bayless Rose - Frisco Blues
Willie Walker - South Carolina Rag (tk. 2)

Fourth Sequence:
Victor Young - White
Sylvia Syms - Someone to Light Up My Life
Dean Martin - Hit the Road to Dreamland
Peggy Lee - That's All
Alec Wilder - Air for Bassoon

Big Bill Broonzy - Hollerin' and Cryin' the Blues

A Heads-Up


Just a word for those who listen to our podcast, Radio Free Gunslinger. This week's offering, #53 in our series, will be delayed 24 hours due to illness . . . mine. Nothing major; just something what feels like the flu (in summer, no less). I'll have it for you all on Tuesday.

52. A Tabloid Version

Your host for this edition is Al Lewis

It is entitled A Tabloid Version

The Content

First Sequence:
Benny Goodman's Boys - Wolverine Blues
Claude Hopkins & His Orchestra - Sweetheart o' Mine (aka, 'Frog-I-More Rag')
Jelly Roll Morton - Sporting House Rag
Doc Cook & His Dreamland Orchestra - Sidewalk Blues
Gregorie Nakchounian & His Russian North Star Orchestra - Schreeveport Stomp (sic)

Second Sequence:
Beck - I'll Be Your Mirror
The All Night Workers - Why Don't You Smile Now?
Died Pretty - Wild Child (live)
Lou Reed - Merry Go Round
Dave's True Story - Walk on the Wild Side

Third Sequence:
Michael Nesmith - Tapioca Tundra (demo)
Zip Code Rapists - Listen to the Band
The Stone Poneys - Some of Shelly's Blues
The Boxmasters - Joanne
Evan Dando - Different Drum (live)

Fourth Sequence:
The Jackie Gleason Orchestra - More Than You Know
Connee Boswell - Carioca
The Light Crust Doughboys - Tea for Two
Erroll Garner - Sometimes I'm Happy
Kathy Kirby - I Want to Be Happy

George Harrison - Isn't It a Pity? (studio demo)

51. Murderous Day

Your host for this edition is Milton Berle

It is entitled Murderous Day

The Content

First Sequence:
Barbara Ashley - That Terrific Rainbow
Hildegarde - Ev'rything I've Got
Ellen Hanley - Falling in Love
Mardi Bayne & Jack Cassidy - I Wish I Were in Love Again
Dick Foran & Julie Warren - Thou Swell

Second Sequence:
Richard Rodgers - Mountain Greenery (piano roll)
Unknown Studio Orchestra #1 - Waltz Suite
The U.S. Marine Band - Guadalcanal March
The Boston Pops Orchestra (Arthur Fiedler, cond.) - March of the Siamese Children
Unknown Studio Orchestra #2 - Slaughter on Tenth Avenue

Third Sequence:
Jack Jones - Shall We Dance?
Elvis Costello (w. Marc Ribot & Steve Nieve) - Glad to Be Unhappy (live)
Zacherley - To Keep My Love Alive
Johnny Hartman (w. John Coltrane) - You Are Too Beautiful
Elvis Presley (w. Unknown Singer) - If I Loved You

Fourth Sequence:
McCoy Tyner - The Surrey With the Fringe on Top
Miles Davis - Blue Room
Sonny Rollins - We Kiss in a Shadow
The Chet Baker Quartet - Isn't It Romantic? (live)
 Nat King Cole - Where or When? (live)

Frank Sinatra - Soliloquy

50. Hard-Pressed Economic Persons

Your host for this edition is Madalyn Murray O'Hair 

The Content 

First Sequence: 
Homer Banks - 60 Minutes of Your Love 
Jackie DeShannon - When You Walk in the Room 
Marvin & Johnny - Baby, You're the One 
The Reflections - Adam and Eve 
Willie Gauff & The Love Brothers - Everybody Needs Love 

Second Sequence: 
David Boeddinghaus - A Real Slow Drag 
Scott Joplin - Original Rags (piano roll) 
The New England Conservatory Ragtime Ensemble - The Rag Time Dance 
Richard Zimmerman - Sunflower Slow Drag 
Joshua Rifkin - Solace: A Mexican Serenade 

Third Sequence: 
Luis Enríquez Bacalov - Can Be Done 
Gianni Ferrio - Let it Pour, Let it Rain 
Augusto Martelli - King for a Day 
Gene Roman - Don't Lose Control 
Bruno Nicolai - Ringo Come to Fight 

Fourth Sequence: 
Lord Executor - Seven Skeletons Found in the Yard 
The Carnival's Vagabonds - We Want Sa Gomes 
The Caresser - Clementina 
The Harmony Kings' Orchestra - Li'l, Li'l Gal 
The Lion & Atilla the Hun - Guests of Rudy Valee 

Noble Sissle & Eubie Blake - 'Shuffle Along' Medley (live)

49. Yes!

Your host for this edition is Richard Rodgers

It is entitled Yes!

The Content

First Sequence:
Django Reinhardt - I'll See You in My Dreams
Patrick et son Orchestre - Black Panther Stomp
Philippe Brun & His Swing Band - Bouncin' Around
Ray Ventura et ses Collégiens - Un sourire en chantant
Stéphane Grappelli & His Hot Four - I've Found a New Baby

Second Sequence:
Ricky Nelson - Milk Cow Blues
The Green River Boys - Poor Boy Looking for a Home
Bob Luman - Make Up Your Mind, Baby
James Burton - Rock and Raunch
The Shindogs - Someday, Someday

Third Sequence:
Bessie Smith - I'm Wild About That Thing
Joe Venuti's Blue Four - Runnin' Ragged
Eddie Lang - Jeannine, I Dream of Lilac Time
Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra (Bing Crosby, voc.) - If I Had a Talking Picture of You
Lonnie Johnson & Blind Willie Dunn - Have to Change Keys to Play These Blues

Fourth Sequence:
M.F.Q. - Night Time Girl
Tommy Tedesco - Our Day Will Come
Nino Tempo & April Stevens - Deep Purple
The Sandpipers - Things We Said Today
Gary Lewis & The Playboys - Sure Gonna Miss Her

Charlie Christian - Stompin' at the Savoy (live)

48. Palpitating in the Shadows

Your host for this edition is Joan Crawford

It is entitled Palpitating in the Shadows

The Content

First Sequence:
Neutral Milk Hotel - Two-Headed Boy
Apples in Stereo - Tidal Wave
The Minders - Yeah, Yeah, Yeah
Fablefactory - Broken Arms
The Olivia Tremor Control - California Demise, Pt. 3

Second Sequence:
Of Montreal - Neat Little Domestic Life
Ladybug Transistor - Meadowbrook Arch
Pipes You See, Pipes You Don't - I Am Instead
The Sunshine Fix - Mr. Summer Day
The Sixth Great Lake - Everything is White

Third Sequence:
The Essex Green - Orchardton
Elf Power - Will My Feet Still Carry Me Home?
Dances With Wolves - Somewhere Else
Circulatory System - Yesterday's World
The Gerbils - Grin

Fourth Sequence:
Dressy Bessy - All the Right Reasons
Beulah - Silverado Days
Bablicon - Chunks of Syrup Amidst Plain Yogurt
Ulysses - Glacier
Marbles - Grant Me the Day

Jeff Mangum - Oh, Comely (live)

47. A Certain Premium on Aloneness

Your host for this edition is Frank Lloyd Wright.

It is entitled A Certain Premium on Aloneness

The Content

First Sequence:
The Luv'd Ones - Up Down Sue
Mel Torme - Comin' Home, Baby
Arthur Alexander - You Better Move On
Joe Williams - Get Out of My Life, Woman
Jake Holmes - Dazed and Confused

Second Sequence:
Mamie Smith - The Lure of the South
Gladys Bentley - How Much Can I Stand?
Monette Moore - Medley: Shine On Your Shoes, Louisiana Hayride
Lillie Delk Christian (w. Richard M. Jones' Jazz Wizards) - It All Depends On You
Katherine Henderson (w. Clarence Williams' Blue Five) - Take Your Black Bottom Outside

Third Sequence:
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra - Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea
Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra - Missouri Wobble
Benny Carter & His Orchestra - Arabesque
Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra - Jazznocracy
Earl Hines & His Orchestra - We Found Romance

Fourth Sequence:
Hugh Masekela - Up, Up and Away (live)
The Associations - P.F. Sloan
The Yokohama Knights - Where's the Playground, Susie?
Dusty Springfield - Magic Garden
The Three Degrees - Everybody Gets to Go to the Moon (live)

Saul Aarons - Capitalistic Boss

46. The Bankers and the Preachers

Your host for this, the second season premiere edition of Radio Free Gunslinger, is Benny Goodman. 

It is entitled 'The Bankers and the Preachers

The Content 

First Sequence: 
Memphis Minnie - Me and My Chauffeur 
Jim Bledsoe - Dial 110 Blues 
Clarence London - Want to Boogie Woogie 
Muddy Waters - I Can't Be Satisfied 
T-Bone Walker - Bobby Sox Blues 

Second Sequence: 
Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra - That's What Puts the 'Sweet' in Home Sweet Home 
Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees - Lovable 
Cliff Edwards - I'll See You In My Dreams 
Fred Rich & His Hotel Astor Orchestra - Crazy Words, Crazy Tune 
Shep Fields & His Rippling Rhythm Orchestra - It Looks Like Rain in Cherry Blossom Lane 

Third Sequence: 
George Hamilton IV - When I Grow Too Old to Dream 
Billy May & His Orchestra - Serenade 
Jeanette MacDonald - One Kiss 
Mantovani - Softly, As In a Morning Sunrise 
Frankie Lymon - Lover, Come Back to Me 

Fourth Sequence: 
The Carolina Buddies - The Murder of the Lawson Family 
Clarence Ashley - Frankie Silvers 
Vernon Dalhart - The Floyd Collins Waltz 
Woody Guthrie - Jesus Christ 
Bill Cox - The Fate of Will Rogers & Wiley Post 

Bernard Herrmann - The Collector's Item Suite

45. Best of . . .

This edition of Radio Free Gunslinger entails a look back at the first 30 episodes of its first season.

It is entitled 'Best of . . . '

Radio Free Gunslinger will return for a second, action-packed season on June 10.

The Content

The Swingle Singers - Fugue in D Minor
Mathiew Herkowitz - Bach à la Jazz
Bobby Gutesha - Inventio 13
Bud Powell - Bud on Bach
Jacques Loussier Trio - Aria

The Boyer Brothers - Step By Step
The Harmonizing Five - Let's Keep on Praying
The Sons of the South - Didn't It Rain, Children
Bob Angliano Quartet - Bye and Bye
The Young Gospel Singers - I Can Call Jesus Anytime

Lea Nixon - Off to Find a New Land
Donovan - The Entertaining of a Shy Girl
Anthony Phillips - God, if I Saw Her Now
Chad & Jeremy - Sister Marie
Candelight - That's What I Want

Kate Kuhl - Matrosenleid
Comedian Harmonists - Wenn der Wind weht über das Meer
Weintraub's Syncopators (w. Rudolf Nelson) - Wenn du Meine Tante Siehst
Anna Sten - Ich weiß nicht, zu wem ich gehöre
Max Hansen - Ich bin vom Rockefeller grad das Gegenteil

Eddie Hodges - Seein' is Believin'
Lesley Gore - No Matter What You Do
Frédéric Chopin - Fantaisie-Impromptu in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 66 (arr. by Jack Nitzsche)
The Turtles - You Know What I Mean
Frankie Laine - I'm Gonna Be Strong

Gil Scott Heron - Home is Where the Hatred Is
The Watts Prophets - Saint America
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On?/What's Happening, Brother? (live)
The Last Poets - Before the White Man Came
The Watts 103rd St. Rhythm Band - Everyday People

Nick DeCaro and Orchestra - I'm Gonna Make You Love Me
The Match - Thru Spray Colored Glasses
Don Costa - Punky's Dilemma
The Cowsills - We Can Fly
The Frugal Sound - Back Street Girl

Disco Tex & The Sex-o-lettes - Get Dancin'
Candi Staton - Young Hearts Run Free
Shirley & Company - Shame, Shame, Shame
Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music
Andrea True Connection - More, More, More, Pt. 1

Kid Smith and Family - Mama, You're a Mess
Walter Morris - Betsey Brown
Fiddlin' John Carson, w. Moonshine Kate - Swanee River
The Grant Brothers & Their Music - Tell It to Me
Ben Curry (Blind Bogus Ben Covington) - Adam and Eve in the Garden

Jerry Vale - Pretend You Don't See Her
Ray Barretto - El Watusi
Jackson Browne - Late for the Sky
The Aquatones - You
Hoagy Carmichael - Stardust