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Show 288: What Do You Call That Noise?

Show 288: What Do You Call That Noise?

Playing tracks by

Split Enz, The Zombies, Pete Townshend, The Hollies and Xtc.

This program originally aired on 05/31/18. Unpopular pop tunes …or is it pop tunes for unpopular people? Tune in for more riffs, jangle, fuzz, hooks and harmonies, and all that other biff! bang! pow!

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Playlist (Artist -Title –Album – Year of song)
Opening Theme
Man or Astroman? – Maximum Radiation Level – Experiment Zero – 1996

Split Enz - Nobody Take Me Seriously -True Colours-1980
Hallfnelson (Sparks) - Arts and Crafts Spectacular - A Woofer In Tweeter's Clothing - 1972
The Dukes of Stratosphear - Open A Can Of Human Beans- 25 O'Clock (reissue) - 2009
The Attack - Feel Like Flying -Magic In The Air-1968

The Rutles - Cheese And Onions - The Rutles - 1978
Utopia - Take It Home - Deface The Music -1980
Dave Cope And The English Breakfast - Don't Want To Wake You -Pears and Plums - 2017
The Zombies - This Will Be Our Year -Odessey And Oracle-1967

Pete Townshend - Pure And Easy -Who Came First - 1972
The Photon Band - Could It Be? -Oh The Sweet, Sweet Changes- 2000
John Entwistle - Heaven And Hell - Smash Your Head Against The Wall - 1971

Jim Boggia - Peter Pan- Fidelity Is The Enemy - 2001
J. K & Co - Fly -Suddenly One Summer-1968
The Hollies - The Air That I Breathe -On a Carousel, 1963-1974: The Ultimate Hollies-1974

XTC - Love On A Farmboy's Wages - Mummer-1983
Cleaner From Venus - Let's Get Married-Town & Country-1988
Impossible Years - Flower Girl - Scenes We'd Like To See-1985
The Beatles - I'm So Tired (Esher Demo)-1968

Robyn Hitchcock and The Egyptians - The Man With The Lightbulb Head -Fegmania - 1985
The Lilys - Bring Up The Stamp -Better Can't Make Your Life Better-1996
Nixon's Head - Abington Friends -Gourmet-1998

The dB's - Lonely Is (As Lonely Does) - Like This - 1984
The Posies - Golden Blunders - Dear 23 - 1990
The Church - Unguarded Moment-Of Skins And Heart-1981

The Stems - She's Fine- Various:  Children Of Nuggets - Original Artyfacts From The Second Psychedelic Era 1976-1996 - 1992
The Bangs - Getting Out Of Hand -Ladies And Gentlemen... The Bangles!-1981
The Like - Walk Of Shame -Release Me - 2010

Til Tuesday - The Other End (Of The Telescope)-Everything's Different Now-1988

Silly Pillows – Groovy Tune – New Affections  – 1997