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The Paul Slavens Show: Live blog for Sept. 25, 2011
by Paul Slavens 25 Sep 2011

This is where you can leave your polite comments and wonderful music suggestions.


Good evening. It’s pledge night ! Won’t you please consider making a donation to KXT tonight during my show?
This is where you can leave your polite comments and wonderful music suggestions. Please leave a link to where the music can be purchased or listened to.
New to me this week:
Michael Chapman
Ryuichi Sakamoto

Tonight’s setlist:

Nina Simone, “Suzanne,” The Best Of Nina Simone
Squarepusher, “Abstract Lover,” Shobaleader One: d’Demonstrator
Robert Palmer, “From A Whisper To A Scream,” Sneakin’ Sally Through The Alley
Bethan, “Vague,” Chapter 1
Cadillac Jones, “Blackbyrd’s Theme,” The Big Takedown
Talking Heads, “Happy Day,” Talking Heads 77
Reverend Horton Heat, “Spell On Me,” It’s Martini Time
Etta James, “I Just Want To Make Love To You,” Etta James EP
The Modern Lovers, “I’m Straight,” The Modern Lovers
Michael Chapman, “How Can A Poor Man Stand Such Times And Live?,” And Then There Were Three
Ryuichi Sakamoto, “Reversing,” Playing The Piano – U.S. Version
Superchunk, “Green Flowers –  Blue Fish,” Here’s Where The Strings Come In
Dirty Projectors, “Two Doves,” Bitte Orca
So Percussion & Steve Reich, “Steve Reich: Mallet Quartet III. Fast,” Reich: WTC 9/11 – Mallet Quartet, Dance Patterns
Sparklehorse, “Waiting For Nothing,” Distorted Ghost EP
Fishboy, “Aspen2k,” Classic Creeps
Stereolab, “Self Portrait with Electric Brain,” Chemical Chords
Wilmoth Houdini, “The Welcome of Their Majesties,” Rum and Coca-Cola
Joey Kendall, “Sing To Me,” Tiffany Was Here
PJ Harvey, “Bitter Branches,” Let England Shake
Tom Waits, “God’s Away On Business,” Blood Money
Tori Amos, “Carry,” Night Of Hunters 4 Song Sampler
Sean Kirkpatrick, “Dialin’ Your Number Tonight,” Turn On The Interference
Autechre, “Krib,” EPs 1991-2002
Robert Preston, “Ya Got Trouble,” Meredith Willson’s The Music Man (Original Broadway Cast)

  • redz

    hey Paul…how about some Lavay Smith and her Red Hot Skillet Lickers? 🙂 Happy Sunday…

    • Paul Slavens

      I am here. Lets Rawk

  • Thom

    Thanks Paul, more Nina Simone!

  • Julie Jones

    How about a little Space Opera over the live wires? http://spaceopera.net/

  • James Lovell

    How about some older Talking Heads from Fear Of Music? I love “Memories Can’t Wait” and “I Zimbra.”

  • Julie Jones

    Try “I’m Gonna Live Until I Die,” great blues from the early 70’s.

  • Lawrence Sutherland

    Hey, Paul~

    Magazine has a new one out! As a fan of both Howard Devoto and Barry Adamson, I’d love to hear whatever you’d wish to provide 🙂

  • James Lovell

    Well…right after I requested old Talking Heads you played some. So how about Curtis Mayfield’s “Kung Fu” or something like that?

  • Thom

    Melba Moore – Easy To Be Hard – Soundtrack to the MOVIE, ‘Hair’
    Robbie Robertson – Somewhere Down the Crazy River – Self titled

  • Andrew

    Have you ever played Talk Talk “Living in Another World” on air?

  • Regan

    This is from a soundtrack to a video game Paul, but it is available for sale.
    Limbo Soundtrack 1 – Title Theme

  • Lyle

    Paul, has anyone turned you on to the Sideshow Tragedy yet? Fantastic duo from Austin… bayou-sy blues based Texas rock with a punk edge. Check out The Bet from their latest EP, Gasoline.

  • paul slavens

    @andrew – just checking out that talk talk . sorry its a bit too long.

  • Mike

    check out these guys:

    Andrew Risner http://youtu.be/V2YMY89IjPk

    Paul Banks and the Carousels http://youtu.be/h83oxEY2n-M

    They are playing with My Wooden LeG at the Doublewide on October 15th.