2017-02-12 Playlist & Stream

Feb 12

1st set
They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock
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They Might Be Giants – The Bloodmobile
Molly Ledford – Sound and Vision
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The Deedle Deedle Dees – Nellie Bly
Dan Zanes – Moonlit Town (in-studio)
Karen K – Do You Believe In Magic (new)
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Rachael Yamagata – I’m Going to Go Back There Someday

[KUTX – The not-Its! – puppy Dog

[WJFF/KCMJ – ScribbleMonster – Scrub-A-Dub

2nd set
Dan Wilson – Lullaby
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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!
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Mudhoney – I Like To Make Noise
Danny Weinkauf – The Moon Is Made of Cheese
Candy Band – Ken Lost His Head
The So So Glos – Fred Astaire
Mary Timony – Clap Your Hands
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3rd set
Gentle Hen – Superhero
The Nields – Superhero Soup
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Pointed Man Band – Cardoons (premiere)
ELO – Mr. Blue Sky
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They Might Be Giants – Roy G Biv
They Might Be Giants – Spare the Rock

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2017-02-05 Playlist & Stream

Feb 05

1st set
They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock
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They Might Be Giants – I Just Want To Dance
123 Andres in-studio

[KUTX – War – Why Can’t We Be Friends?

2nd set
Quiet Company – At The First Sonogram
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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!
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The Sippy Cups – Seven is the New Fourteen
David Byrne – Don’t Fence Me In
The Roots – Lovely, Love My Family
The Travoltas – Public Skool
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[WJFF/KCMJ – Moondog – Instrumental Round

3rd set
Erin Ivey – Anchor (in-studio)
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Red Yarn – Born In The Deep Woods (premiere)
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Dan Zanes – We’ve Been Down This Road Before
Katie Ha Ha Ha – All Around the Brickyard
Turkey Andersen – If A Sandwich Was a Sandwich
The Deedle Deedle Dees + Friends – When We Sing Together
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They Might Be Giants – Courage the Cowardly Dog
They Might Be Giants – Spare the Rock

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HOLY SMOKES what a couple of months we have ahead of us

Feb 02

We’ve got a ton of stuff coming up.

  • Sunday, February 19Spare the Rock Live at the Academy of Music, part of Four Sundays in February!  We’re super excited to return to our original home of Northampton, Massachusetts, to do record an episode of the show live.  We’ll have Dan Zanes, Lloyd H. Miller of the Deedle Deedle Dees, The Stuntmen, Lord Russ, Abbie Morin, Katie Ha Ha Ha, Henning Ohlenbusch doing songs of Turkey Anders, Calvin the Really Big Puppet, a Yo Yo champion, the SHOW Circus Kids, and much more.  We’ll be celebrating the legacy of David Bowie, LGBTQ youth, and more.  Details and tickets at NorthamptonArtsCouncil.org.
  • Wednesday, March 15 through Saturday, March 18 – we’ll have a Spare the Rock Stage at KUTX Live at the Four Seasons…some amazing acts on our stage and on the main stage; we’ll announce more soon.
  • Wednesday, March 15 (rain date March 16) Family Music Meltdown at Pan Am Park, Austin, Texas (during SXSW).  We’ll have sets from Red Yarn, The Deedle Deedle Dees, Ralph’s World, Riders Against the Storm, Strumero, and El Tule…and more!  Free!
  • Friday, March 17Willie Is For Everyone at Scottish Rite Theater.  The lineup for this Willie Nelson tribute is still getting set, but it’ll include Little Miss Ann, the Barton Hills Choir with very special guest Ray Benson, Ralph’s World, Red Yarn, The Que Pastas, Beth Chrisman, Suzanna Choffel, Sugar Free Allstars, Rockaroni & Cheese, Lucky Diaz, and the Deedle Deedle Dees….and more TBA.  Proceeds to benefit the Scottish Rite Theater’s renovations.
  • Saturday, March 18 – Rock & Read at the Domain.  Finalizing the lineup for this too, but it’ll include Riders Against the Storm, Lucky Diaz, the Deedle Deedle Dees, Little Miss Ann, and Sugar Free Allstars.  Free!
  • Saturday, March 25 – The River’s Family Music Meltdown & Book Bash at Smith Voke in Northampton, Massachusetts.  What a lineup, both for authors and music.  Jeff Kinney, Mister G, Expandable Brass Band, Stacey Peasley Band, Tom Knight, The Deedle Deedle Dees, Keith Munslow, and much more.  Details at RiverMeltdown.com!  Free!
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2017-01-29 Playlist & Stream

Jan 29

1st set
They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock
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They Might Be Giants – Boat of Car (Other Thing Brass Band Version)
Medeski, Martin & Wood – Where’s the music?
Lunch Money – Tricycle
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Mister G – Chocolalala
Milkshake – Bottle of Sunshine
Dean Jones – Wheelin’ and Dealin’
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Lead Belly – Skip to My Lou

[KUTX –

[WJFF/KCMJ – Sara Hickman – Big Bird, Little Bird

2nd set
Little Miss Ann and Amy D – The Senses Song (new)
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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!
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The Not-Its! – Green Light, Go!
The Board of Education – Why Is Dad So Mad?
The Pop Ups – Outside Inside
Los Lobos – Heigh-Ho
The Mighty Weaklings – The Monster Under My Bed
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[KUTX – Mike Park – 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Play the Drums

[WJFF/KCMJ –

3rd set
Joey Dox – Squirrels (new)
Beastie Boys – Intergalactic
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Pianosaurus – Ready to Rock
Cults – Go Outside
Ziggy Marley – Wings of an Eagle (feat. Liz Mitchell)
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They Might Be Giants – Elephants (feat. Danny Weinkauf)
They Might Be Giants – Spare the Rock

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2017-01-22 Playlist & Stream

Jan 21

1st set
They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock
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They Might Be Giants – And Mom and Kid
Lord Kitchener – Bebop Calypso [Trinidad]
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Frances England – Charlie Parker
Alastair Moock – You Might Be a Girl (feat. Samirah Evans)
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Sturgill Simpson – Keep It Between the Lines

[KUTX – Secret Agent 23 Skidoo – PJs All Day

[WJFF/KCMJ-

2nd set
PrettySing Collective – Granny Had a Rooster
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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!
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Chibi Kodama – Think Too Much
Play Date – Cardboard Box
The Deedle Deedle Dees – Rancher Ants
Public Enemy – Brothers Gonna Work It Out
Prince – Starfish & Coffee
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[KUTX –

[WJFF/KCMJ – Ozomatli – Math Is Everywhere

3rd set
El Tule – Pregonero
John Lewis on sit-ins
Rodney Whittenberg – We Stood Up
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Michael Franti & Spearhead – Hey World (Remote Control)
Elizabeth Mitchell – What Goes On
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They Might Be Giants – Science is Real
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2017-01-15 Playlist & Stream

Jan 15

1st set
They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock
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They Might Be Giants – Infinity
Univ. of Ghana Post Office – Canceling Stamps at the University of Ghana Post Office
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JoJo & the Pinecones – Night and Day (new)
Priscilla Ahn – Forever and Forever (new)
Justin Roberts – Long As I Got You (new)
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Michael Jackson – Rockin’ Robin

[KUTX – Laurie Anderson – Cartoon Song

[WJFF/KCMJ- Sarah Lee Guthrie & Family – ‘Cuz We’re Cousins

2nd set
Nina Simone – Hush Little Baby
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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!
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Matt Richtel – Don’t Pick Your Nose
Elvis Costello & the Attractions – I Can’t Stand Up for Falling Down
The Deedle Deedle Dees – Every Time I Stand Up (I Feel Like Falling Down) (new)
Liz Phair & Material Issue – The Tra La La Song (One Banana Two Banana)
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3rd set
Katie Ha Ha Ha – Go Bananas (new)
Karen K – Being Different (new)
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The Decemberists – Valerie Plame
Father Goose – Get Loose (new)
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They Might Be Giants – Man, It’s So Loud In Here
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2017-01-08 Playlist & Stream

Jan 08

1st set
They Might Be Giants – It’s Spare the Rock
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They Might Be Giants – Birdhouse in Your Soul
Quincy Jones – Sanford & Son
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Jazzy Ash – Throw Me Something Mista
Steve Weeks – My Grandpa Gave Me a Hammer
Charlie Hope – Harmony
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The Deedle Deedle Dees – A Song for Abigail Adams (live at SXSW 2013)

[KUTX – The Good Ms. Padgett – Les Petits Poissons

[WJFF/KCMJ- Elizabeth Mitchell – I Wish You Well

2nd set
Caspar Babypants – The Littlest Worm
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TMBG – Don’t Spare the Rock!
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babe the blue OX – Surfin’ Minnesota
Boogers – Steppin’ Stone
The Not-Its! – Motorcycle Mom
Throwing Muses – Counting Backwards
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3rd set
Koo Koo Kanga Roo – Fanny Pack
MC Frontalot – Chisel Down (feat. John Roderick)
Mista Cookie Jar – My My My
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Andrew & Polly – Little Bitta You
Thao & the Get Down Stay Down – There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly
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They Might Be Giants – One Everything
They Might Be Giants – Spare the Rock

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