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Thursday February 19th, 2015 with Chris Sharp
U.K. musicians and bands and February is Black History Month

Tonight's show features U.K. music including Bryan Ferry,Bill Nelson,Atomic Rooster and Roy Wood(and some projects they were involved in)among others.February is Black History Month and so we finish off the show with some musical thoughts from a black perspective on living in North America in the twentieth century.
We open with a mix of Bryan Ferry's solo work and a couple tracks from Roxy Music's best l.p.
A Really Good Time
Roxy Music - Country Life(1974)
The "In" Crowd
Bryan Ferry - Another Time,Another Place(1974)
Let's Stick Together
Bryan Ferry - Let's Stick Together(1976)
What Goes On
Bryan Ferry - The Bride Stripped Bare(1978)
Out Of The Blue
Roxy Music - Country Life(1974)
Next up:Jeff Lynne joined the Move after leaving The Idle Race.Lynne and Roy Wood formed The Electric Light Orchestra after the Move split.Roy Wood left E.L.O. after it's debut and formed Wizzard
Knocking Nails Into My House
The Idle Race - VA:Nuggets 2,The British Empire and Beyond(1993)
Days of The Broken Arrows
The Idle Race - VA:Nuggets 2, The British Empire and Beyond(1993)
The Move - The Greatest Hits Vol. 1(1972)
10578 Overture
Electric Light Orchestra - The Electric Light Orchestra(1971)
Are You Ready To Rock
Roy Wood & Wizzard - The Best of Roy Wood and Wizzard(1996)
Rock Down Low
Roy Wood - Boulders(1973)
After Bill Nelson's excellent debut he formed Be-Bop Deluxe and released the glam-rock masterpiece Axe Victim before reforming the band with a turn toward New Wave music.
House of Sand
Bill Nelson - Northern Dream(1971)
No Trains To Heaven
Be-Bop Deluxe - Axe Victim(1974)
Music In Dreamland
Be-Bop Deluxe - Futurama(1975)
Panic In The World
Be-Bop Deluxe - Drastic Plastic(1978)
Keyboardist Vincent Crane was the constant in the ever changing line up of Atomic Rooster through four fine l.p.'s.
Tomorrow Night
Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You(1971)
Seven Streets
Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You(1971)
Devil's Answer
Atomic Rooster - In Hearing of...(1971)
People You Can't Trust
Atomic Rooster - Made In England(1972)
February is Black History Month.Here are some musical offerings on the black experience in North America in the 20th century.
Strange Fruit
Nina Simone - A Portrait of Nina Simone(1973)
Swamp Dogg - Total Destruction of Your Mind(1969)
Hank Ballard - You Can't Keep A Good Man Down(1968)
Freedom Blues
Little Richard - The Rill Thing(1970)
Dead End Street
Lou Rawls - Brotherman!(Lou Rawls Sings The Hits)(1998)
I'm Talkin' 'Bout Freedom
Syl Johnson - Is It Because I'm Black(1970)
Thank you for listening.Next show broadcasts March 5.
Interactive CKCU
another cold Ottawa night

12:07 AM, February 19th, 2015
sorry about the vocal distortion but the gauges were not in the "red"

3:02 AM, February 19th, 2015
nina simone is the best

12:10 PM, February 19th, 2015
really liked the last section

1:22 PM, February 19th, 2015
thank you Lou

1:45 PM, February 19th, 2015
a little late, but Im here!

3:46 PM, February 19th, 2015
and nina simone is the best!

3:46 PM, February 19th, 2015
Nina Simone is the best

4:32 PM, February 19th, 2015
hank ballard - god stuff

6:13 PM, February 19th, 2015
Chris Sharp (host)
you mean God's stuff-or possibly James Brown's-same thing

12:08 PM, February 23rd, 2015