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Chance Meeting
Friday March 19th, 2021 with Heavy Ben
AIDS, Abortion, Baseball

Chance Meeting on a baseball field of pro-choice and a stigmatized virus Pictured: Richie Ashburn had many occasions to call "YO LA TENGO". His 5,308 catches are 3rd most of all centerfielders. (photo credit baseballhall.org)
A New Tomorrow
Harry Forbes - Video-Tech 1 - Parry Music Library - 1983 Canadian
Born today: B-52's guitarist Ricky Wilson (1953-1985). Wilson died from AIDS, as did Patrick Cowley, Arthur Russell and Fela Kuti.
Private Idaho
The B-52's - Wild Planet - Warner Bros. - 1980
Do It Any Way You Wanna
Patrick Cowley - Some Funkettes - Dark Entries - 2020 (recorded 1975-77)
Instrumental 1D
Arthur Russell - Instrumentals - Audika - 2017 (recorded 1975)
My Lady Frustration
Fela Ransome-Kuti And His Africa '70 - Fela Fela Fela / The '69 Los Angeles Sessions - His Master's Voice - 1970
Born today: physician and abortion rights advocate Dr. Henry Morgentaler (1923-2013)
End Of My Bloodline (Remix)
Screaming Females feat. Moor Mother, Sammus - Singles Too - Don Giovanni Records - 2019
La Femme F├ętal
Digable Planets - Reachin' (A New Refutation Of Time And Space) - Pendulum/Elektra - 1993
The Beat Of Black Wings
Joni Mitchell - Chalk Mark In A Rain Storm - Geffen - 1988 Canadian
Oh Well
Me, Mom & Morgentaler - Shiva Space Machine - Chooch Records - 1993 Canadian
High Impact
Andrew Grossart, Paul Williams - Dynamotion - Parry Music Library - 1985 Canadian
Born today: baseball player Richie Ashburn (1927-1997)
Saga Of Dandy, The Devil & Day
Ultramagnetic MC's - The Four Horsemen - Wild Pitch Records - 1993
Negro League Baseball
Natural Resource feat. Jean Grae - 12" - Ekapa RPM - 1996
Vida Blue
Albert Jones - 7" - Tri-City - 1971
Rally
Robin Redman (Nancy Spivey Redman) - Dynamotion - Parry Music Library - 1985 Canadian
Moby Octopad
Yo La Tengo - I Can Hear The Heart Beating As One - Matador - 1997
Interactive CKCU
hillbilly
Yo! What a great show!!!! Thanks, Man! You got class, Man!

3:18 PM, March 19th, 2021
Ben Armstrong (host)
Thanks for the props HB!

3:24 PM, March 19th, 2021
Leege
Tuning late! But off to a good start!!! Glad I can stream it...

3:52 PM, March 19th, 2021
DJR
Cool stuff

3:58 PM, March 19th, 2021
Ben Armstrong (host)
Hi Leege, use that ON DEMAND! You will dig some of the later tracks

3:59 PM, March 19th, 2021
Ben Armstrong (host)
Hey DJR good to have your ears

4:02 PM, March 19th, 2021
Leege
What?! SCREAMING FEMALES and MOOR MOTHER?! Together?!?!?! Mind blown.

4:04 PM, March 19th, 2021
Scott
Great show Ben! Loved the Parry Music Library stuff and the Patrick Cowley.

5:38 PM, March 20th, 2021