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Friday, July 15, 2011

All Time is Now • Debut show #001 - Hour One



I N D I E 1 0 3 1 • ALL TIME is NOW

My playlist from part one of the debut broadcast, 
July 15th 2011
the third week of July...

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1. HAPPY by Rolling Stones
THIS WEEK in 1972: The Rolling Stones release a second single off of Exile On Main St. Lead vocals by Keith Richards. (Not released as a single in the UK.)


2. TUMBLING DICE by Linda Ronstadt
The hit version of the Stones' Exile era track. From Linda's #1 Long Player Simple Dreams in 1977. Mick himself re-wrote the lyrics for Linda to sing from a female perspective.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Linda on July 15th
3. BABY DON'T GO by Dwight Yoakum & Sheryl Crow
THIS WEEK in 1997: Dwight and Sheryl's cover of the Sonny & Cher classic, "Baby Don't Go" from Dwight's 1997 Long Player, Under The Covers.

4. WHO THREW THE WHISKEY IN THE WELL? by Lucky Millinder and His Orchestra feat. Wynonie Harris
THIS WEEK in 1945: This was the #1 78 on the R&B charts for eight weeks starting this week in 1945. Lead vocalist Wynonie Harris was one of Elvis presley's favorites.
5. JACKIE WILSON SAID (I'M IN HEAVEN WHEN YOU SMILE) by Van Morrison
THIS WEEK in 1972: The great Van Morrison's tribute to the great Jackie Wilson. 
6. HEY HARMONICA MAN by Little Stevie Wonder
THIS WEEK in 1964: Finger-snappin', foot-stompin', hand-clappin' rarity from the Long Player, Stevie At The Beach.
• SONIC HISTORY LESSON
American Top 40 with your host Casey Kasem, premeired July 4th 1970 on six AM stations (broadcasting in mono). Still going strong today with Ryan Seacrest hosting. The three hour show counted down the Top 40 hits of the nation, the best-selling and most-played songs from the Atlantic to the Pacific, from Canada to Mexico. 
7. MAMA TOLD ME NOT TO COME by Three Dog Night
THIS WEEK in 1970: The #1 song in the US on the debut of American Top 40. Written by Randy Newman.
8. NEVER TEAR US APART by Joe Cocker
THIS WEEK in 2002: One of the best voices to come out of the 60's covers one of the best songs to come out of the 80's. Joe Cocker's version of INXS' "Never Tear Us Apart" from his long player, Respect Yourself.
9. LOVE WILL TEAR US APART by Joy Division
The timeless classic came out just a month prior to singer Ian Curtis' untimely death. Often listed as one of the best 45's of all time.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Ian Curtis on July 15th (1956)
10. THE BEAT(EN) GENERATION by The The
THIS WEEK in 1989: From the Long Player, Mind Bomb. Johnny Marr on guitar and the great lyricist, leader, Matt Johnson, always ahead of his time.
11. TALK TALK by Talk Talk
THIS WEEK in 1982: The debut Long Player from Talk Talk, The Party's Over.
12. YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND ME IN THE KITCHEN AT PARTIES by Jona Lewie
THIS WEEK in 1980: The New Wave classic on Stiff Records.
13. MEDLEY: BALLAD OF JOHN & YOKO by James Last
The German Big-Band Orchestra with Strings and Pop-Rock Quartet covers the Beatles classic. From the Long Player, Non-Stop Dancing 9 in 1969.
14. BALLAD OF JOHN & YOKO by The BEATLES
THIS WEEK in 1969: Over 100 Top 40 Stations in the U.S. ban the Beatles hit for it's lyrical content; the repetitive use of the words, "Christ" and "Crucify". Sited as a filthy piece of pornographic, sacraligeous blasphemy. #1 in the UK.
15. SUPERMAN by R.E.M.
THIS WEEK in 2011: The remastered two disc box set of the 1986 classic, Life's Rich Pageant. R.E.M. cover The Clique 60's garage rocker. 
16. GOD ONLY KNOWS by The Beach Boys
THIS WEEK in 1966: From the all-time classic, Pet Sounds. Released as the B-side to "Wouldn't It Be Nice" in the US. Released as an A-side in the UK.




They were all feeling good,
They were happy doin the best they could,
They were feelin' mighty fine,
Higher than the devine,
’cause It’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll.

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All Time is Now • debut show #001 - Hour Two


I N D I E 1 0 3 1 • ALL TIME is NOW
My playlist from part two of the debut broadcast, 
July 15th 2011
the third week of July...
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1. WHEN DOVES CRY (12" version) by Prince and the Revolution
THIS WEEK in 1984: Prince has the #1 record in the world with the first single off the Long Player and Film Soundtrack, Purple Rain.
2. ROCK YOUR BABY by George McCrae
THIS WEEK in 1974: This New York City club hit became #1 in the US and the UK.
• SONIC HISTORY LESSON:
WHERE DA BIG BEATS COME FROM; We will have an ongoing series of looking at the original beats behind some of the biggest Hip Hop tracks over the decades. #1 in a series is...
3. WOMAN TO WOMAN by Joe Cocker
The original funky sample used by Dr. Dre in "California Love". From Joe's third Long Player, Joe Cocker in 1972.
4. CALIFORNIA LOVE by 2Pac feat. Dr. Dre & Roger Troutman
THIS WEEK in 1996: The sound of the summer 1996. 2Pac's come back record after being released from jail. His first #1 45. Also features Zapp Band singer Roger Troutman.
5. I'LL BE WAITING by Adele
THIS WEEK in 2011: The best selling Long Player of the year (so far), Adele's blockbuster, 21.
6. NIGHT NURSE by Gregory Isaacs
The Cool Ruler, Long Live Gregory Isaacs
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Gregory on July 15th (1951)
7. ISRAELITES by Desmond Dekker & The Aces
The legendary track from 1968. The first Reggae #1 in the UK and a huge hit Internationally.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Desmond on July 16th (1941)
8. BRAND NEW CADILLAC by Vince Taylor & The Playboys
The one (and only) British Rockabilly King, and inspiration for Bowie's Ziggy Stardust. This B-side was later covered by The Clash on their classic Long Player, London Calling.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Vince Taylor on July 14th
9. PHANTOM 309 by Red Sovine
The classic Country Narration about a night-time hitcher and the mysterious trucker that gives him a ride. Covered by Tom Waits on his Long Player, Nighthawks At The Diner.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Red Sovine on July 17th (1918)
10. THIS LAND IS YOUR LAND by Woody Guthrie
The timeless classic recorded in 1944. Everyone learned it in school. Huge influence on everything that came afterward.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Woody Guthrie on July 12th (1912)
11. DON'T THINK TWICE by Elvis Presley
THIS WEEK in 1973: The Bob Dylan classic covered by the King of Rock 'n Roll. From the Long Player, ELVIS [AKA Fool].
12. CHEREE by Suicide
THIS WEEK in 1978: The debut 45 from the legendary and influential New York band. A space age love song.
13. KNOCKIN' ON HEAVEN'S DOOR by Bob Dylan
THIS WEEK in 1973: The Bob Dylan Soundtrack to the Film, Pat Garret & Billy The Kid staring James Coburn and Kris Kristopherson.






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ALL TIME is NOW with DJ Shark

Dear Music Lovers:

ALL TIME IS NOW

Great news!

I am very proud to announce that I have been given my own weekly Radio Show!!!

Streaming live from Los Angeles and Heard 'round the world!

The show is called ALL TIME IS NOW and will be every Sunday at 2PM (PST), that's 5PM to 7PM on the East Coast, 10PM to Midnight for my British friends.

The format for ALL TIME IS NOW, came about spontaneously based on my guest spot on Indie1031 back in Sept. 2010, meaning all the music I will be playing is tapped into this week in time, debut 45's, #1's, birthday's, events, classic gigs, etc.
All music that happened this week but in different years.

Here are some info for you...

This is an Internet World-Wide Broadcast which you can hear ANYWHERE in the world on your computer, or smart phone (yes there's an Indie1031 app for that).

NEW episodes every Sunday from...
West Coast 2PM (Pacific Standard Time)
East Coast 5PM (Eastern Standard Time)
United Kingdom 10PM (Greenwich Mean Time)

The link is...
Just click on the LISTEN LIVE button.

If you miss any shows, please cruise this site for recent podcasts.
Please feel free to pass this on to your friends and neighbors.

I hope you'll join me. The spirit of Rock 'n Roll Radio in a new era of radio.
ALL TIME IS NOW!

Yours,


DJ Shark