90. Red Into Blue Again

Your host for this edition is John Updike

It is entitled Red Into Blue Again

This edition was programmed by Stuart Collier

The Content

First Sequence:
Suzi Jane Hokom – For a Day Like Today
Built to Spill – Big Dipper
Harry Nilsson – Turn on Your Radio
The Raincoats – Only Loved at Night
Helium – Baby’s Going Underground

Second Sequence:
Spanky & Our Gang – Like to Get to Know You
Destroyer – It’s Gonna Take an Airplane
The Go-Betweens – Streets of Your Town
The Parliaments – Time
The Bobby Fuller Four – Julie

Third Sequence:
Cate le Bon – Falcon Eyed
Butterglory – Sit in the Car
Sleater-Kinney – The Size of Our Love
Archers of Loaf – Hate Paste
Le Tigre – Eau D’bedroom Dancing

Fourth Sequence:
De La Soul – I Be Blowin’
PJ Harvey – You Said Something
Yo La Tengo – The Weakest Part
Life Without Buildings – Juno
Virginia Astley – Love’s a Lonely Place to Be

Chromatics – These Streets Will Never Look the Same

89. This is About Something

Your host for this edition is Richard Avedon

It is entitled This is About Something

The Content

First Sequence:
Bennie Green - This Love of Mine
Johnny Smith - Nancy (With the Laughing Face)
Art Farmer & Benny Golson - I Fall in Love Too Easily
Paul Desmond - Time After Time
Bobby Hackett - Put Your Dreams Away

Second Sequence:
Monette Moore - Keep 'em Guessing
Rosetta Howard - Ebony Rhapsody
Merline Johnson - Bad Whiskey Blues
Helen Proctor - Let's Call It a Day
Lil Green - That Old Feeling

Third Sequence:
Jimmy & The Night Hoppers - Night Hop
Cozy Cole - Topsy II
The Pyramids - Penetration
The Ray Bryant Combo - The Madison, Part 1
Phil Harvey - Bumbershoot

Fourth Sequence:
Professor Longhair - Mardi Gras in New Orleans
Fats Domino - Reeling and Rocking
Huey 'Piano' Smith & The Clowns - Just a Lonely Clown
Guitar Slim - Our Only Child
Dave Bartholomew - Nickel Wine

Billie Holiday - Billie's Blues (live)

Radio Free Gunslinger will be now heard on the first Monday of each month

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?