Episode 66 – The Joys of the 10”

Inspired by our look at the 12” single, we have continued our trawl through the Squire archive to bring you some of the sounds contained on one of the least used vinyl formats, the 10” record.

  • Wabash Cannonball – Lonnie Donegan
  • I’m So Ashamed – Peter Sellers
  • Motorcycle Irene (Demo) – Skip Spence
  • Strato Strut – Jimi Hendrix
  • Superstar (Version 1) – Murray Head
  • There Isn’t Anything Else – Wreckless Eric
  • Gold & Silver – All About Eve
  • My Sister (Acoustic Version) – Juliana Hatfield 3
  • Voodoo – Huge Baby
  • Linger (Live) – The Cranberries
  • Close My Eyes – Manic Street Preachers
  • Disillusion (Mr Scruff Mix) – Badly Drawn Boy
  • The Girl I Know – Beck
  • Stills – God Help the Girl
  • What If You Were Right The First Time – Arctic Monkeys
  • I Finally Love This Town – Tired Pony
  • America – First Aid Kit
  • Detroit (Live At 229 London) – Gaz Coombes
  • The Curse – Agnes Obel
  • Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime) Radio Edit – David Bowie
  • True Love – Elvis Presley

Episode 64 – A Night With The Oh Oh Seven

The Squire does like to venture out of Squire Towers to do the odd spot of DJing, and what better place to do it with the Oh Oh Seven’s. They run a DJ open mike night and here we celebrate some of the music heard on these  occasions.  

  • Laura Green – Moonlight Music & You
  • If It’s All The Same To You Babe – Luther Ingram
  • I Love Her So Much It Hurts – The Majestics
  • Chills & Fever – Tom Jones
  • Lay This Burden Down – Mary Love
  • I’m A Soldier Boy – Bobby Angelle
  • You Don’t Know What Your Interest Lies – Dana Valery
  • Beggin – Timebox
  • Get Ready For Love – Paintbox
  • There’s Tomorrow – Stoney Brook People
  • Ain’t No Sun (Since You’ve Been Gone) – The Dynamics
  • Stronger – Thelma Jones
  • The Show Stoppers – Ain’t Nothing But A House Party
  • Too Late – Larry Williams & Johnny ‘Guitar’ Williams
  • The Soul Strut – John Phillips Soul & His Stone Marching Band
  • Just A Little While – Ollie Jackson
  • Born On The Bayou – The Short Cuts
  • I Feel An Urge Coming On – Jo Armstead
  • I Took An Overdose – The Vibrations
  • Grits Ain’t Groceries – Little Milton
  • Help Me – Owen Grey
  • Give a Man A Break – Charles Mintz
  • So Is The Sun – The World Column
  • Watts Breakaway – Johnny Otis Show
  • Warpath – The Isley Brothers
  • Sratchin’ – Magic Disco Machine
  • I Pity The Fool – Ann Peebles
  • Slaughter – Billy Preston
  • Slippin’ Around – With You Art Freeman
  • Let A Woman Be A Woman, Let A Man Be A Man (Previously Unreleased Version) – Dyke & The Blazers
  • Gonna Give Her All The Love I’ve Got – Jimmy Ruffin

Episode 61 – Nobody Cares About the Railroads Anymore

Inspired by The Squire’s summer trip Stateside, we look at songs about the Great American Railroad.

  • Rock Island Line – Billy Bragg & John Henry
  • Pullman Passenger Train – Pullman Porters Quartette
  • Railroad Bill – Will Bennett
  • Through Train Blues – Tampa Red
  • A Railroad Lover For Me – Emry Arthur & Della Hartfield
  • B & O Blues (Take 2) – Blind Willie McTell
  • Your Good Man Caught The Train & Gone – The Mississippi Shakes
  • My Man’s a Jolly Railroad Man – Moonshine Kate
  • Night Train to Memphis – Roy Acuff & His Smoky Mountain Boys
  • Midnight Special (3:06 Version) – Leadbelly
  • The Wreck of the Old ‘97 – Vernon Dalhart
  • Chickasaw Train Blues (Low Down Dirty Thing) – Memphis Minnie
  • Alabama Bound – Odetta
  • Union Train – The Almanac Singers
  • Mystery Train – Little Junior’s Blue Flames
  • Freight Train Blues (Mono Mix) – Bob Dylan
  • Southern Train – Dion
  • The Railroad – Lee Hazlewood
  • Hear My Train a’Coming (Acoustic Version) – Jimi Hendrix
  • She Caught the Katy – Taj Mahal
  • Morning Train – Paul Parrish
  • Midnight Train to Georgia – Cissy Houston
  • Train Man – Bob Seger System
  • Train Round the Bend (Mono Mix) – The Velvet Underground
  • Watching The Train Go By (Single Version) – Tony Joe White
  • Nobody Cares About the Railroad’s Anymore – Nilsson

Episode 51 – The Squire Talks to Bob Young

In this episode, we are pleased to welcome Bob Young, tour manager, songwriter and performer to the show where he talks to us about his life in music along with looking at some of the music that has inspired him down the years.

  • Rock Island Line – Lonnie Donegan
  • Packin’ Truck Blues – Leadbelly
  • Talking New York (Mono Mix) – Bob Dylan
  • Mister Mystified – Evil Eyes
  • Our Love (Is In The Pocket) – Amen Corner
  • Miss Jones – The Herd
  • Antique Angelique – Status Quo
  • Down The Dustpipe – Status Quo
  • Don’t Do That – Young & Moody Band
  • No Moon Shines – The Diesel Band (Previously Unreleased)
  • Rockard & Ready – Deaf Fret (Previously Unreleased)
  • Down Down – Bob Young
  • Mean Girl – Bob Young
  • Aim High – Alan Lancaster’s Bombers
  • Purple Haze – Groove Armada
  • Elements – Lemon Jelly
  • Lovin’s Too Easy By Far – Frankie Miller
  • Dominos – Sshh
  • Status Quo – Solid Gold
  • Status Quo – Electric Arena
  • Francis Rossi – If You Believe
  • At The River (Q Edit) – Groove Armada

Episode 50 – Don’t Give Up Your Day Job

In this episode, we once again welcome back Darryl Bullock from http://worldsworstrecords.blogspot.co.ukto look at some of the worst songs that have been released by people whose job is not a musician and/or singer.

  • Macho Man – Peter Welsh & Brian Cook
  • Eddien Siivellä – Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards
  • If You Were The Only Girl In The World – Barbara Cartland
  • Someone Walked Over My Grave – Criswell
  • Crying – Cannon & Ball
  • Ip Dip Chibberdy Dip – Frank Carson
  • America Why I love Her – John Wayne
  • My Carousel – David McCallum
  • You’ve Lost that Loving Feeling – Tele Savalis
  • Bohemian Rhapsody – William Shatner
  • Why – Herve Villechaize
  • Rape – Peter Wyngarde
  • Baby I Need You – Giant Haystacks
  • True Love – Harvey Smith
  • Just Like That – ‘Diddy’ David Hamilton
  • We’ve Got a Feeling  – Basile Boli & Chris Waddle
  • Why – Eval Knievel
  • Chalice – Father Pat Berkery
  • Bridge Over Troubled Water – Senator Sam Ervin, Jr
  • England are Jolly Dee! – Neil & Christine Hamilton
  • The Big Architect – Duncan Johnson
  • Stand Up and Be Counted – Hughie Green
  • Thank you for Listening – L Ron Hubbard & Friends

Episode 49 – The Works of Curt Boettcher (Part 1)

In this, the first of two shows showcasing the work of Curt Boettcher, we look at the projects he produced, performed on and the songs he wrote that were performed by other people.

  • Prelude/To Claudia On Thursday (Demo) – The Millennium
  • Railroad Boy – The Goldebriars
  • June Bride Baby (Single Version) – The Goldebriars
  • Milk & Honey – Summer’s Children
  • Much More Love – Tommy Roe
  • Message Of Our Love (Mono) – The Association
  • I Didn’t Ever Know – Jonathan Moore
  • I Knew You Back When Babe – Jacobson & Tansley
  • Mr. Man Of The World – The Bootiques
  • Oh, Don’t Come crying Back To Me – Something Young
  • Many More Times (Mono) – Lee Mallory
  • Sugar Stone – The Candy Company
  • This Life Of Mine – Plastic People
  • The Kwella – Lou Berrington & The African Kamp
  • Thinking Of Myself – Action Unlimited
  • Song No.7 – Lyme & Cybelle
  • Here Today, Gone Tomorrow – Ray Whitley
  • Jamie – Bobby Jameson
  • Sweet Pea – Friar Tuck
  • It’s A Sad World (Demo) – The Ballroom

Episode 46 – Vinyl Frontier: Flying Vinyl

Delivering a pack of five freshly minted vinyl singles every month to the subscriber’s doors, we take a look at some of the artists championed by the label Flying Vinyl from the first year of its existence.

  • Undress Your Soul – The Dubarrys
  • Girl Talk – Huskies
  • Pylons – Eaves
  • Now You’re Back – Idle Frets
  • Eyes Wide – Meadowlark
  • No Mind No Money – Beach Baby
  • Rain At Night – Oh So Quiet
  • Patterns – Matthew & Me
  • Beautiful Faces – The Vryll Society
  • Swings & Waterslides – Viola Beach
  • Look Forward – Venice Trip
  • Missing Persons – Asylums
  • White Bear – the Temperance Movement
  • Auelia – Lanks
  • Advertise Your Life – Phobophobes
  • That Certain Favour – Pinemen
  • Sugar Tastes Like Salt – The Orielles
  • In The Morning (She’s Electric) – The Britanys
  • All My Pride – Black Honey
  • New Ends – Sugar Thief
  • All That I Want – Rival Sons
  • We Are Your Receiver – Klangstof