Episode 52 – Vinyl Frontier: Vinyl Only Bonus Tracks

In this episode, we take a look songs which have appeared as additional tracks with vinyl releases of albums. 

Playlist

  • Just One Drink (Acoustic Intro) – Jack White
  • Milk Cow Blues (live) – The Kinks
  • Mystery – The Small Faces
  • Vejetables (Smile Box Set Vinyl Mix) – The Beach Boys
  • Good Clean Fun (Alt Mix) – The Monkees
  • Rude Boys Outta Jail – Neville Staples AKA Judge Roughneck
  • Ebony Eyes – Stevie Wonder
  • Superman (Live) – Blur (Seymour)
  • Boneheads Bank Holiday – Oasis
  • Tonight Reprise – The Smashing Pumpkins
  • Runners Dial Zero – Beck
  • Writing To Reach You (Deadly Avenger’s Bayou Blues Mix) – Travis
  • Just To Have You Back – Loretta Lynn
  • Dreamin’ Of You (Single Edit) – Bob Dylan
  • Strange Woman – Jeremy Spencer
  • Heavy Chevy – Alabama Shakes
  • The Golden Temple – Sun Dial
  • Born To Act – Belle & Sebastian
  • Panic Attack – The Heavy
  • Even Good Things Break my Heart – Bill Ryder-Jones

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 48 – High Times

In this show, we take a look at songs that have references to illegal drugs and were recorded before the 1960s.

Playlist

  • Junker’s Blues – Champion Jack Dupree
  • Everybody Loves That Hadacol – Basin Street Six
  • Who Put The Benzedrine In Mrs Murphy’s Oveltine? – Henry ‘The Hipster’ Gibson
  • Smoking Reefers – Larry Adler
  • Kickin’ The Gong around – Cab Calloway
  • Lotus Blossom (Sweet Marijuana) – Julia Lee
  • Reefer Man – Baron Lee & The Blue Rhythm Band
  • Weed – Bea Foote
  • You’re A Viper – Stuff Smith & His Onyx Club Boys
  • When I Get Low, I Get High – Ella Fitzgerald
  • Fixin’ To Die Blues – Bukka White
  • Sweet Marijuana Brown – Barney Bigard Sextet
  • Save The Roach For Me – Buck Washington
  • That Cat Is High – The Ink Spots
  • Reefer Headed Woman – Jazz Gillum & The Harlem Hamfats
  • Cocaine Blues – Luke Jordan
  • The Candy Man – Rosetta Howard
  • Refeer Hound Blues – Curtis Jones
  • Cocaine Habit Blues – Memphis Jug Band

Episode 47 – Vinyl Frontier: Digging Deep Into the Squire Archive

In this show, we present a collection of rare, limited edition or just obscure records that have found their way into the archive of Squire Towers down the years.

Playlist

  • Path Through A Forest (Psychedelic Effects Version) – The Factory
  • Your Heart Is Free Just like The Wind – Apple
  • World In My Head – Leviathan
  • Turn Around & Love You – Rita Coolidge
  • Dawn – Grannie
  • Maypole #1 (From the LP Artefacts From The Black Museum) – Dark
  • Peace Song – Magic Carpet
  • Knocking On Heavens Door (Live) – Guns ‘N’ Roses
  • Bring It On Home To Me – Paul McCartney
  • Let it Go (Live) – Sun Dial
  • Twig – Caspur & Mollusk
  • Cleopatra – Elastica
  • Mona Lisa Eyes – Ocean Colour Scene
  • Revenge Of The Hammond Connection – Primal Scream
  • Thank You – Ryan Adams
  • Signed DC – The White Stripes
  • Under The Westway – Blur
  • Wish You Were Here – Rasputina

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

Episode 45 – Vinyl Frontier: The Britpop Alternative

In this episode, we once again look back to the mid 90’s where Britpop ruled the charts but instead of focusing on the movement itself, we focus in on some of the non-Britpop acts that were releasing material at that time.

Playlist

  • Bizarre Love Triangle – Frente
  • Stay (I Missed You) (Living Room Mix) – Lisa Loeb
  • Revenge of the Number – Portishead
  • Siamese Dream – Smashing Pumpkins
  • Spin The Bottle – Julianna Hatfield 3
  • Miss Sarajevo – Passengers
  • Tongue – REM
  • Need You Around – Smoking Popes
  • Just Like Me – Steamboat Band
  • I Just Wasn’t Born For These Times (Stereo Mix) – The Beach Boys
  • Real Love – The Beatles
  • Baby S’il Vous Plait – The Rutles
  • Hollow Deep – Chemical
  • Land of the Sun – Skip Spence
  • Scooby Snacks (Schmoove Version) – Fun Loving Criminals
  • Medication – Primal Scream
  • Swoon – Tanya Donnelly

Episode 44 – Brian Wilson Productions

In this episode, we take a look at the production work of Brian Wilson, focusing on acts that were not the Beach Boys.

Playlist

  • The Revo-Lution – Rachel & the Revolvers
  • The Summer Moon – Vickie Kocher & Bob Norberg
  • Lana – Johnny Dew (aka Brian Wilson)
  • Pamela Jean – The Survivors
  • If It Can’t Be You – Ron Wilson
  • I Do – The Castells
  • She Rides With Me – Paul Petersen
  • Endless Sleep – Larry Denton
  • Sacramento – Gary Usher
  • Thinkin’ Bout You Baby – Sharon Marie
  • He’s A Doll – The Honeys
  • Baby What You Want Me To Do? – Bob & Bobby
  • Guess I’m Dumb – Glen Campbell
  • How Deep Is The Ocean? – Dick Reynolds
  • Tetter Totter Love – Jasper Dailey
  • Time To Get Alone – Redwood
  • Vegetables – Laughing Gravy (AKA Jan & Dean)
  • Italia – Murry Wilson
  • As Tears Go By – Ron Wilson
  • Now That Everything’s Been Said – Spring
  • Why Do Fools Fall In Love – California Music
  • Do Ya? – The Honeys

Episode 43 – Record Store Day

In this episode, we look at the phenomenon that is Record Store Day, which was set up in the USA in 2007 to promote the independent record shop before spreading around the world.

Playlist

  • German Demonstration – The Breeders (2008)
  • Pay No Mind – Sonic Youth (2009)
  • IRM – Charlotte Gainsbourg (2010)
  • Storm Song (Demo) – Smoke Fairies (2011)
  • Got To Get Better In A Little While (2011)
  • Milk & Honey – Karen Elson (2012)
  • Ooh, Yea Yea – Graham Coxon (2012)
  • Song Of The Iceberg – Billy Bragg (2013)
  • Break it To You Gently – Camera Obscura (2014)
  • Down To The Waterline – Dire Straits (2015)
  • Exploding In Your Mind – Sun Dial (2015)
  • My Mind’s Eye (Early Version) – The Small Faces (2015)
  • Midnight Moses – Alex Harvey (2015)
  • I Believe In Love – Supergrass (2015)
  • Lullaby (Speeded Up Mono Mix) – Grapefruit (2016)
  • The Autumn Stone (Mono Single Mix) – The Small Faces (2016)