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Saturday December 16th, 2017 with Steve Kirkland
Psychological overtures to the underground

Magic in the Space Age (excerpt) (musical bed)
SPACEHEADS - Angel Station - 1999, Merge
Psychological Overture/Floatin' Anarchy
PLANET GONG - Live Floating Anarchy 1977 - 1978, Charly
Space Station #5
MONTROSE - Montrose - 1973, Warner Bros
Cruiser (the Cars cover)
SWAMP MUSIC PLAYERS - Urban Crime - 2017, Independent New
Jay Time
BULLET - Entrance to Hell - 2010, Angel Air Records, recorded in 1970
Where's Your Money
VILLE EMARD BLUES BAND - Ville Emard - 1975, funkébec Canadian
78s, 33s and 45s
MATT MAYS - Once Upon a Hell of a Time - 2017, Sonic Canadian New
Assez C'est Assez
DURS COEURS - Dur Dur Dur - 2017, Chaos Rural Canadian
Magic in the Space Age (musical bed)
SPACEHEADS - Angel Station - 1999, Merge
Rock'n'Roll (Lou Reed cover)
the RUNAWAYS - the Runaways - 1976, Mercury
She's My Best Friend
LOU REED - Coney Island Baby - 1976, RCA
a Bluebeat Kid
the STRAY TROLLEYS - Barricades and Angels - 2017, Captured Tracks, recorded in 1979
MICHAEL HEAD & the RED ELASTIC BAND - Adios Senor Pussycat - 2017, Violette New
1967 Revisited
MEKONS - 12-inch B-side - 1988, Cooking Vinyl
Stranger to Himself
TRAFFIC - John Barleycorn Must Die - 1970, Island
Listen to the Radio
KOSMONAUT - Listen to the Radio - 2010, Cloudberry
Magic in the Space Age (musical bed)
SPACEHEADS - Angel Station - 1999, Merge
What's Going On
TV 21 - a Thin Red Line - 1982, Decca
Road Painting Ahead
AVEC LE SOLEIL SORTANT DE SA BOUCHE - Pas Pire Pop [I ♡ You So Much] - 2017, Constellation Canadian New
the NYMPHETS - We Are So Fucking Good - 2016, Laura Canadian
Seed Toss
SUPERCHUNK - No Pocky for Kitty - 1991, Matador
Sandpaper Blues
WILKO JOHNSON - V.A.: Sandpaper Blues - 1995, smash corporation
Cheque Book
Dr. FEELGOOD - Down by the Jetty - 1975, United Artists
Down to the Bone
the LEGENDARY SHACK SHAKERS - the Southern Surreal - 2015, Alternative Tentacles
a Song for a Warrior
SWANS (voc Karen O) - the Seer - 2012, Young God
I Am Curious, I Care
KAITLYN AURELIA SMITH - the Kid - 2017, Western Vinyl New
Fire Me Up
LIGHTNING DUST - Fantasy - 2013, Jagjaguwar Canadian
Magic in the Space Age (musical bed)
SPACEHEADS - Angel Station - 1999, Merge
I Still Believe (Love and Soul and Rock'n'Roll)
PETE WYLIE - Pete Sounds - 2017, PSV New
the Underground
CURTIS MAYFIELD - Superfly (bonus track on CD reissue) - 1997, Rhino, rcorded in 1972
Interactive CKCU
Steve Kirkland (host)
Float on in and drop a line

6:13 PM, December 16th, 2017
Dick Altavista
Lou Reed! Another great show. thanks Steve.

6:42 PM, December 16th, 2017
Steve Kirkland (host)
You're (always) welcome, Dick.

6:54 PM, December 16th, 2017
Steve Kirkland (host)
Feel free to drop a line if you're listening On Demand...

7:55 PM, December 16th, 2017
Dave JC
Missed it. I only heard Planet Gong, aka Here & Now with Daevid Allen. Try and listen back

9:32 PM, December 16th, 2017
We had company over so didn't get a chance to listen earlier but will start listening now and finish up tomorrow.

10:10 PM, December 16th, 2017
What a cool song by The Mekons, I don’t remember hearing that before. That TV21 album is being reissued as a double vinyl LP in Scotland - it’s such a great album. Did you get a chance to see Norman when he played in Ottawa with Shame. They were great.

11:11 PM, December 16th, 2017
Thanks was me - not sure what happened there.

11:12 PM, December 16th, 2017
Interesting tidbit of musical connect the dots - Andy Diagram who plays in Spaceheads also played trumpet with Michael Head in various of his incarnations going as far back as when he played with him in The Pale Fountains

11:18 PM, December 16th, 2017