WPKN Archives: FM Mutations #11 with Allyson McCabe: Summer Songs

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FM Mutations

Original Aired:
Saturday, July 9th, 2016
7:00PM to 10:00PM

3 hours

Saturday, July 9th, 2016 7:01PM

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Episode: FM Mutations #11 with Allyson McCabe: Summer Songs

FM Mutations #11: Summer Songs

Set 1

Guitar Rebop by Henry Flynt (music under the DJ)
Ultra-Powerful Short Wave Radio Picks up Music from Venus by Yo La Tengo
Plastic Thrills by Deerhoof (from the Magic out 6/24)
Who Are You by Maher Shalal Hash Baz
Past Tense by the Student Teachers (I interviewed David Scharff of the Student Teachers on October's show- here is an archive of that segment: https://soundcloud.com/allysonmccabe/david-scharff-interview-on-fm-mutations-with-allyson-mccabe-full-segment)

How Soon is Now? (Live) by Johnny Marr ( Sire Records chief Seymour Stein called it "the 'Stairway to Heaven' of the Eighties)
My Love for You by ESG

Don’t Touch My Bikini by the Halo Benders
Here Comes the Summer by the Undertones
I Wanna Be a Lifeguard by Blotto (all members used the name Blotto, also The video was played on MTV's very first day on the air in 1981, and continued in frequent rotation)
Jealousy by the Poppees (Fab Four of the Bowery)
Just Like Me by the Circle Jerks (Paul Revere and the Raiders cover)
Radio Station by the Breakaways
I Think We’re Alone Now by the Rubinoos (Tommy James cover)
Paint it Black by the Feelies (Rolling Stones cover)

Car Trouble by Adam & the Ants
Highway to Hell by the Angry Samoans (AC/DC cover)
I’m on Fire by Elecrtrelane (Bruce Springsteen cover)
My Wife by Juliana Hatfield (Who cover)

Set 2

Little Bit O’ Soul by the Ramones (cover of the Little Darlings)
Tell Mama by Etta James (original was Tell DADDY by Clarence Carter, both recorded at the FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals)
Mr. Big Stuff by Jean Knight
Son of a Preacher Man by Dusty Springfield (also recorded by Erma Franklin after Aretha turned it down, though Aretha did later record it)
Try (Just a Little Bit Harder) by Lorraine Ellison (later covered by Janis Joplin)
Piece of My Heart by Erma Franklin (also covered by Janis Joplin)

Berlin Got Blurry by Parquet Courts
Outside by Parquet Courts

PS Exclusive (Live) by Life Without Buildings
Come On by Jesus and Mary Chain
The Beat by Italian Boyfriend

I’ll Give It Away by Bill Fox
King of America by The I Don’t Cares
Several Shades of Green by Wreckless Eric
Three Packs a Day by Courtney Barnett (ode to ramen)

Shouting in a Bucket Blues by Kevin Ayers
Life of Luxury by Wampire
Outdoor Miner by Wire
Neighborhood Watch by Mike Krol
Let Me Take Your Photo by the Speedies

Set 3

Teenage Lament ’74 by Alice Cooper
O Lucky Man! By Alan Price
Last Night by Scientists
Black Sail by Chastity Belt
Threshold Apprehension by Black Francis (inspired by the life and times of Herman Brood)
Oddity by the Clean
Pretty Green by the Jam
A Day with Andrew by Stiffed

Pull Down the Shades by Jay Reatard
Adult Books by X
Queen of Eyes by Soft Machine
Love You More by Buzzcocks
Record Shop by the Snow Fairies
Memory Lane by Eddy Current Suppression Ring

Zone by Sadie Dupuis
Supermoon by Allison Krutchfield

Hey Moon! By Molly Nilsson (John Maus cover)


Show: FM Mutations

Rock, punk and indie music, mostly featuring demos, covers, outtakes, and other rarities. With occassional guests.

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