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Thursday April 14th, 2016 with Chris Sharp
Music out of the Pacific Northwest

Tonight's show features musicians and bands native to or based in the Pacific Northwest(Oregon and Washington State)in the 60's and 70's.
We open with some big acts out of Oregon.Johnnie Ray was a huge star in the 50's.The Kingsmen's music was played at many a frat party in the early 60's,The Raiders sold a ton of records in the 60's and early 70's and Mark Lindsay (Raiders vocalist) had brief solo success in the early 70's.
Johnnie Ray - Johnnie Ray's Greatest Hits(1958)
The Kingsmen - The Best of The Kingsmen(1985)
Louie Go Home
Paul Revere & The Raiders - Greatest Hits(1967)
Jolly Green Giant
The Kingsmen - The best of The Kingsmen(1985)
Legend of Paul Revere
Paul Revere & The Raiders - Greatest Hits(1967)
Paul Revere & The Raiders - Greatest Hits(1967)
The Raiders - Indinan Reservation(1971)
Mark Lindsay - VA:Super Hits of The 70's(1990)
All Of Me
Johnnie Ray - Johnnie Ray's Greatest Hits(1958)
More acts out of Oregon. The Neighb'rhood Children moved to San Francisco and recorded 2 lp's,The Holy Modal Rounders moved from New York to base themselves in Oregon by 1970 and The Hudson Brothers had a couple of hits in the mid 70's but were known more for their comedy talents(Sonny and Cher Show and The Razzle Dazzle Hour).
Feeling Zero
Neighb'rhood Children - Long Years In Space(1997)
So You Are A Star
The Hudson Brothers - VA:Super Hits of The 70's(1990)
She's Got No Identification
Neighb'rhood Children - Long Years In Space(1997)
Boobs A Lot
The Holy Modal Rounders - Good taste Is Timeless(1971/2009)
Sunday Afternoon
Neighb'rhood Children - Long Years In Space(1997)
Spring of '65
The Holy Modal Rounders - Good taste Is Timeless(1971/2009)
Music out of the state of Washington: Quincy Jones was raised in Seattle and went on to be an incredibly successful producer,The Sonics were a very influential mid 60's garage/punk act,The Ventures were known for their instrumentals and the Fleetwoods had several doo wop influenced hits in the late 50's/early 60's.
Soul Bossa Nova
Quincy Jones - Big Band Bossa Nova(1962)
The Sonics - Psycho Sonic(1993)
Mr. Blue
The Fleetwoods - VA:Diner-Original Motion Picture Soundtrack(1982)
Walk, Don't Run
The Ventures - Walk Don't Run(1961)
Come Softly To Me
The Fleetwoods - VA:Rock Lives!(1976)
The Sonics - Psycho Sonic(1993)
Sanford and Son Theme(The Streetbeater)
Quincy Jones - You Got It Bad Girl(1973)
More acts out of Washington: Merilee Rush(basically a one hit wonder)is a Washington State native,Ann and Nancy Wilson(Heart)are native to Washington and first gained a foothold in the Canadian market before moving on to international success.Kenny Loggins is native to Washington State and had international success with Jim Messina and as a solo performer.
(Love Me Like Music) I'll Be Your Song
Heart - Dreamboat Annie(1975)
Your Mama Don't Dance(And Your Daddy Don`t Rock and Roll)
Loggins & Messina(Kenny Loggins) - The Best of Friends(1975)
Angel Of The Morning
Merilee Rush - VA:Jukebox Hits Vol 1-1968(1995)
Love Has Come Of Age
Kenny Loggins - Keep The Fire(1979)
Say Hello
Heart - Little Queen(1976)
Jimi Hendrix was born and raised in Seattle and after years of axe work on the Chitlin Circuit with acts like the Isley Brothers and Curtis Knight he found fame in England with his trio The Experience and superstardom(burning his guitar etc.) at The Monterey Pop Festival in 1967 before suffering an early death in September of 1970.
Future Trip
Jimi Hendrix with Curtis Knight - The Wild One(1972)
Manic Depression
The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced(1967)
Come On
The Jimi hendrix Experience - Electric Ladyland(1968)
My Friend
Jimi Hendrix - The Cry of Love(1971)
Dolly Dagger
Jimi Hendrix - Rainbow Bridge:Original Motion Picture Sound Track(1971)
Thank you for listening. Next show broadcasts April 28.
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