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Heavy Friends
Saturday February 13th, 2016 with Lady Mary and Vicomte Regis
Proggy or Love-Foggy

Heavy, Heavy, Heavy
Geraldo Pino and the Heartbeats - Afro Rock - Kona 02009
Marking the birthday of percussionist Rebop Kwaku Baah, born in Konogo, Ghana on this date in 1944. Played with on Traffic's five albums; when they disbanded, joined Can with Traffic bassist Rosco Gee. Also recorded/performed with Nick Drake, Eric Clapton, Free, Winwood solo, and Zahara. Died in 1983 from cerebral hemmorhage.
Rock and Roll Stew, Pts 1 and 2
Traffic (feat Rebop Kwaku Baah) - Low Spark of High Heeled Boys - Island 01971
Medicated Goo (live)
Traffic (feat Rebop) - Welcome to the Canteen - Island 01971
Sunshine Day and Night
Can (feat Rebop) - Saw Delight - Harvest 01977
Can (feat Rebop) - Inner Space - Harvest 01979
Also a happy birthday to Astral Folk Goddess Judy Dyble, original vocalist with Fairport, also recorded with Giles,Giles and Fripp, and Trader Horne. Born in Central London in 1949, began performing and recording as Judy and the Folkmen. Left music business in 1973 to marry, raise family, work as librarian. After death of husband late 90s, began to write and record again in early 2000s, including 2008s 'Talking with Strangers' w/Pat Mastellato and Robert Fripp, among others.
Fairport Convention (feat Judy Dyble) - Fairport Convention - Polydor 01968
Fairport Convention (feat Dyble) - Fairport Convention - Polydor 01963
Here Comes the Rain
Trader Horne - Morning Way - Flashback 02014 RE
Talking with Strangers
Judy Dyble - Talking with Strangers - FiXiT 02009
Now we turn to birthdays of Three Petes: Peter Gabriel (1950, Chobham, Surrey), Peter Hook (1956, Broughton), and Peter Tork (1942, Washington DC). Gabriel was a founder, vocalist, and costume-impresario with Genesis 1967-75, leaving the band after recording but before tour for "Lamb". Went on to successful solo career as well as devoting time and resources to human rights activism.
Return of the Giant Hogweed
Genesis - Nursery Cryme - Charisma 01971
Can-Utility and the Coastliners
Genesis - Foxtrot - Charisma 01972
Here Comes the Flood
Robert Fripp (feat Peter Gabriel) - Exposure - EG 01979
And Through the Wire
Peter Gabriel - Peter Gabriel III (Melt) - Charisma 01980
Pete Two: Hooky; founder, bassist and sometime-vocalist with Joy Division and New Order; subsequently, Durutti Column, Revenge, Monaco, and Freebass. Co-owner of Hacienda, owner of The Factory; author of "How Not to Run A Club", and "Unknown Pleasures: Inside Joy Division".
She's Lost Control
Joy Division - Unknown Pleasures - Factory 01979
Joy Division - Closer - Factory 01980
Everything's Gone Green
New Order - Substance - Factory 01987
And a quick trip to Garage-pop with Three Pete: Peter Tork, originally part of the Greenwich folk scene, recruited to Monkees; also bassist, and keyboard player. Recorded six albums with Monkees, left pleading exhaustion in 1968, buying out the remaining four years of his filming/recording contract. Continued to perform and record, with varied degrees of success; participated in various Monkees reunion shows and recordings,as well as continuing to tour with blues band and record solo LPs.
Mary, Mary 12
The Monkees - More of the Monkees - RCA 01967
And now, turning to some romantic or love songs, for your prelude to Valentine's Day, Heavy Friends'style.
Let's Stay Together
Al Green - Let's Stay Together - London 01972
King Khan and the Shrines - The Supreme Genius of King Khan and the Shrines - Vice Records 02008 Canadian
69 Annee Erotique
Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsborough - S/T - Mercury 01969
Share It
Hatfield and the North - Rotters' Club - Virgin 01975
Jonathan Richman - Jonathan Richman - Stony Plain 01989
The Look of Love
Dusty Springfield - The Look of Love - Phillips
L'amour est cerise
Jean Ferrat - Ferrat - Kebec Disc 01980
Interactive CKCU
Mike P.
I just glanced at this playlist and fastened my seatbelt, Whoa!

8:08 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mary MacKinnon (host)
Hope you enjoy, Mike!

8:12 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mike P.
Bless you!

8:46 PM, February 13th, 2016
this is such a great song...

8:58 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mary MacKinnon (host)
My favourite version, Scott!

9:05 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mike P.
I loved all the music. Gabriel, an art rock force, consummating prog helping lead the way forward for the fledglings.

9:22 PM, February 13th, 2016
Gee love.
I'm stoked for the love tracks ! You two are the best radio duo.

9:26 PM, February 13th, 2016
He's an Aries pioneer like you Regis.

9:36 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mary MacKinnon (host)
Thanks Mike, for the pro-prog vote!

9:38 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mary MacKinnon (host)
Gee Love, hope you get your love tracks fix! thanks!

9:39 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mike : who is an Aries pioneer ?

9:41 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mike P.
Thanks Mary, Fripp is post punk to me . Al Green Regis.

9:44 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mary MacKinnon (host)
Fripp is all things to me, Mike! Thanks for clarifying the pioneer

9:48 PM, February 13th, 2016
Mike P.
You're always exploring and discovering too , thankyou Mary, Heavy friends!

9:52 PM, February 13th, 2016
I was trapped in my car after horrific accident. I could not change the radio station as I was really pinned in there. Despite the incredible pain I found myself really grooving to the music. I was freed several hours later. Now I'm a fan. Thanks guys!

2:33 PM, February 15th, 2016
Jason Skilz
digging the show! esp. the CAN

2:15 AM, February 17th, 2016