WPKN Archives: Loose Connections: The Kinks, Beatles, Dylan plus new and vintage music

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Connections... with Eric Cocks

Original Aired:
Friday, October 22nd, 2021
4:24PM to 6:55PM

2 hours, 31 minutes

Friday, October 22nd, 2021 4:05PM

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Episode: Loose Connections: The Kinks, Beatles, Dylan plus new and vintage music

Oct 22, 2021 episode of Connections with Eric Cocks. It’s spontaneous! It’s non-linear!! New and vintage music including The Kinks, newly released Beatles tracks from the Let It Be box set, newly released Bob Dylan tracks from Bootleg Series 16, plus Bo Diddley, Velvet Underground, Otis Redding, Iggy Pop, Mose Allison, Sam Phillips, The Nazz, Nick Lowe and The Fugs. 


Also new releases from George Harrison, Wesley Stace aka John Wesley Harding, Dion (with Patti Scialfa and Bruce Springsteen), Tom Jones, Freedom Fry, ABBA, synth duo Xeno & Oaklander, Alaska Reid, Lana Del Rey, The dB’s, Hyd, Maria Taylor, Kelly Reilly, Pip Blom, The Squeaky Chairs, The Spitting Image and whatever happened in the moment. 


It’s loose!!


And more fun than the news!


Sometimes the connections only become apparent later… even to me!! 


Thanks for tuning in!!! 



Last Friday’s episode of Connections is also available in archives: 


Connections: Beatles Let It Be new box set plus new and vintage music:





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Show: Connections... with Eric Cocks

Connections... with Eric Cocks

Explores the connections between songs, songwriters, musicians, producers and people... often in surprising ways.

Vital, intelligent music with true artistic vision. Or just because it sounds good...

Includes extended features on specific artists such as Bob Dylan, The Kinks, The Beatles and far more. Also comedy by Lenny Bruce, George Carlin, Eddie Izzard, Paul Krassner and others with a rock and roll renegade attitude. In depth explorations of early electronic music (and how it relates to current music). Vital new music that deserves to be heard. Surf music. Garage bands. British invasion. Rock and Roll. John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, Jimi Hendrix, Laurie Anderson, William Burroughs, Robert Anton Wilson, The Blues Magoos, David Bowie, The Beach Boys, Dr Fiorella Terenzi, Beethoven, Bo Diddley, The Rolling Stones, Alex Chilton, Nilsson, Tom Petty, Lucinda Williams, Jon Brion, Aimee Mann, Tame Impala, Grimes, The Pretenders, Blondie, Caitlin Rose, Juana Molina, Mojo Mancini, Elliott Randall, Marshall Chapman, Jessy Lanza, Big Star, demos, rarities, unreleased new music and far more may be part of any given show. Also live interviews of performers, writers, producers, engineers, session musicians and people behind the scenes. Plus unexpected surprises...

Previous in depth interviews include Sam Phillips, Peppy Castro of The Blues Magoos, author/comedian Paul Krassner, Chris Frantz of Talking Heads and Tom Tom Club, Neil Innes of The Rutles, Tommy James, legendary session musician Carol Kaye, Warren Zanes, Felix Cavaliere of The Rascals, Rod Argent of The Zombies, Oscar Winning Composer Alan Menken, Patty Larkin and more. All are available in archives for about 385 days. (Maybe that'll get extended some day.) Stay tuned for future interviews and special features.

The show will keep changing over time.

Tune in every 1st and 3rd Friday afternoon of each month at the new  time of  4 to 7 pm eastern. Also special editions at other times. Available live over the air at 89.5, online at http://wpkn.org, tunein radio or listen later in the WPKN archives.

For further info, updates, news, videos and special features, please check the FaceBook site: Connections on WPKN

Thanks for tuning in!

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