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Saturday February 13th, 2016 with Steve Kirkland
Twas' the night before Valentine's Day...

Strange Thing (excerpt, musical bed)
the CRUEL SEA - This is What it Is - 1995, Polydor
Have Love Will Travel (comp. Richard Berry)
TAV FALCO'S PANTHER BURNS - 7-inch B-side - 1990, Sympathy for the Record Industry
Valentine's Day
DIIV - Is the Is Are - 2016, Captured Tracks New
the Poison Boyfriend (demo)
MOMUS - 7-inch B-side - 1988, Creation, recorded in 1982
Dumb Love
JERRY JERRY and the SONS of RHYTHM ORCHESTRA - Road Gore: the Band That Drank Too Much - 1985,Og Canadian
My Flower (Afghan Whigs cover)
ASS PONYS - 7-inch split w the Afghan Whigs - 1990, Mono Cat
the PSYCHEDELIC FURS - the Psychedelic Furs - 1980, Columbia
Your Mother Wants to Know
SCRAWL - 7-inch A-side - 1993, Simple Machines
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Strange Thing (musical bed)
the CRUEL SEA - This is What it Is - 1995, Polydor
Love is Strange (Mickey & Sylvia cover)
JOHNNY & PATTI (J.Thunders/P.Palladin) - Copy Cats - 1988, Jungle
Her Eyes Are a Blue Million Miles (Captain Beefheart cover)
the BLACK KEYS - 7-inch split w the Flaming Lips - 2009, Warner Bros
We Had Love
the SCIENTISTS - 7-inch A-side - 1983, Au Go-Go
Click Clack
NAP EYES - Thought Rock Fish Scale - 2016, Paradise of Bachelors Canadian New
I Love You (Me Either) (Jane Birkin/Serge Gainsburg cover)
CAT POWER & KAREN ELSON - V.A.: Monsieur Gainsbourg Revisited - 2006, Barclay
Queen Mathilda
MICHAEL HEAD & the STRANDS - the Magical World of the Strands - 1998, Megaphone
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Strange Thing (musical bed)
the CRUEL SEA - This is What it Is - 1995, Polydor
She Comes in Colors
LOVE - Da Capo - 1967, Elektra
Message to Pretty (Love cover)
DAVID KILGOUR & MARTIN PHILLIPS - V.A.: We're All Normal and We Want Our Freedom - a Tribute to Arthur Lee and Love - 1993, Alias
I Think We're Alone Now
TOMMY JAMES & the SHONDELLS - 7-inch A-side - 1967, Roulette
She's in Love With You
SUZI QUATRO - Suzi... and other Four Letter Words - 1979, RSO
Love at First Sight
TWERPS - Range Anxiety - 2015, Merge
Eye for Love
the GAY - 7-inch B-side - 2002, Mint Canadian
Hello I Love You (Doors cover)
the DEL-MONAS - Hello We Love You Volume 2 (7-inch ep) - 1984, Big Beat
Love Song
the DAMNED - Machine Gun Etiquette - 1979, Chiswick
New Love
the MUFFS - 7-inch A-side - 1991, Sympathy for the Record Industry
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Strange Thing (musical bed)
he CRUEL SEA - This is What it Is - 1995, Polydor
the Glory of Love (comp. Billy Hill)
JOHN MARTYN - Outside In - 1973, Island
Take Away the Load
SANDY DENNY - Who Kinws Where the Time Goes (box set) - 1985, Island, recorded in 1976
Valentine's Day
MOONSOCKET - Eurydice - 2015, Moonsocket Canadian
Love You
SYD BARRETT - the Madcap Laughs - 1970, Harvest
In Love
the RAINCOATS - the Raincoats - 1979, Rough Trade
Free Love Messes Up My Life
BONGWATER - the Big Sell-Out - 1992, Shimmy DIsc
Someody's in Love (Cosmic Rays/le Sun Ra Arkestra cover)
YO LA TENGO - Stuff Like That There - 2015, Matador
ROY HARPER - Valentine - 1974, Harvest
Interactive CKCU
Steve Kirkland (host)
Any comments from warm places?

6:28 PM, February 13th, 2016
Wow, have not heard/listened to Scrawl in a long time! Thanks.

6:31 PM, February 13th, 2016
Steve Kirkland (host)
C.I. -- glad you enjoyed... for me, Scrawl still stand out among the early 90s indie wave...

6:42 PM, February 13th, 2016
Maybe it's the Simple Machines stamp of approval. Time to revisit.

6:53 PM, February 13th, 2016
Listening from very warm San Diego. I'll take your weather for a day or two! Nice to hear some Michael Head.

7:05 PM, February 13th, 2016
Steve Kirkland (host)
Hi, Esther, nice to hear from you. You don't want this weather, unless you're looking out at it through a window... as I write this, it's to a warmmmmmm Californian soundtrack... aaaaahhhh

7:09 PM, February 13th, 2016
It's good to listen to music that warms the heart on this freezing cold day. Always loved Tav Falco and just picked up one of his older albums.

7:17 PM, February 13th, 2016
Great soundtrack to our family dinner!

7:18 PM, February 13th, 2016
That tribute to Arthur Lee is a great compilation and it even has A Television Personalities and a Teenage Fanclub cover. Have you heard the Arthur Lee album with Shack backing him (Michael Head)?

7:22 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mike P.
Early Miles wrote a very romantic song somewhere late 50's early 60s, maybe for a movie soundtrack. It is a genuinely affectionate monument to romantic love. That's the impression I retain remembering nothing else about the song.

7:27 PM, February 13th, 2016
Steve Kirkland (host)
Thank for all the comments... and for listening in.

8:48 PM, February 13th, 2016