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The Paul Slavens Show: Live Blog for July 31, 2011

by Paul Slavens 31 Jul 2011 7:35 PM

Hi there, hope your July was good cuz it’s pretty much over now. This is where you can leave your polite comments and music suggestions for future shows.


Hi there, hope your July was good cuz it’s pretty much over now. This is where you can leave your polite comments and music suggestions for future shows. Leave a link if possible to where the music can be purchased or listened to.
New to me this week:
Barrence Whitfield
Umphreys McGee
Little Esther
John Evans
Silversun Pickups

Tonight’s setlist:

Gal Costa, “Que Pena (Ele Já Não Gosta Mais De Mim),” Gal Costa
Apparat, “Circles,” DJ-KiCKS
Barrence Whitfield & the Savages, “Stop Twistin’ My Arm,” Ow! Ow! Ow!
LehtMoJoe w/ Sara Dean, “Crash,” Aisle7
Amy Winehouse, “Love Is a Losing Game,” Back To Black
Daniel Johnston, “The Story Of An Artist,” Don’t Be Scared
Camper Van Beethoven, “All Her Favorite Fruit,” Key Lime Pie
Brian Eno, “The Airman,” Drums Between The Bells
The Dead Milkmen, “Instant Club Hit (You’ll Dance To Anything),” Bucky Fellini
The Deer Tracks, “Fra Ro Raa / Ro Ra Fraa,” The Archer Trilogy Pt. 2
King Creosote & Jon Hopkins, “Bats In The Attic,” Diamond Mine
Umphrey’s McGee, “Utopian Fir,” Hall of Fame: Class of 2010
Scott Walker, “Tilt,” Tilt
Little Esther, “Aged And Mellow,” The Best Songs Ever Recorded
Wes Montgomery, “California Nights,” Greatest Hits
Bob Dylan, “You Belong To Me,” Natural Born Killers
Eagles, “Bitter Creek,” Desperado
Dave Little, “Once Upon A Time,” Awkward Surprises
Katy David, “Plus Tard (Call Me),” Femmes de Paris, Vol.3 – Groovy Sounds from The 60’s
John Evans, “Too Slow Blues,” Lollygaggin’
Silversun Pickups, “Panic Switch,” Swoon
Bo Diddley, “Bring It To Jerome,” His Best
Swingle Singers, “Hungarian Dance No. 5 (Brahms),” Keyboard Classics
Tom Jones, “Daughter Of Darkness,” Gold
Frank Zappa, “Lemme Take You To The Beach,” Studio Tan
Robert Johnson, “They’re Red Hot,” The Complete Recordings 1
Chicha Libre, “Gnosienne No.1,” Sonido Amazonico
Stevie Wonder, “Contusion,” Songs In The Key Of Life
Kaki King, “Life Being What It Is,” Dreaming of Revenge

  • Paul Slavens

    I am here waiting with bated breath for your groovy music suggestions.

  • joesnow

    here. back from nacodoches. lookin for white keys for rd600. and fun, sounds pretty like fun so far.

  • James Lovell

    How about a little Mickey and the Soul Generation. Perhaps the track “Football” or maybe “Iron Leg.”

  • Regan

    Thank you for the Camper and Daniel Johnston (Hi, how are you?)
    Orgone – Cali Fever (2010)

  • Brad

    Little Green Bag by the George Baker Selection

  • Tannernuds

    I would love to hear “camp de encino” by Harry nilsson while I’m washing these dogs!

  • Regan

    If you’re going to play Milkmen, play Stuart.

  • Paul Slavens

    thanks for the nice thoughts and music ideas. Sorry, I cant play songs that you request tonite, I put the music together during the week, but tune in next week. Thanks

  • Joe Henley

    Good show so far. Thanks for the Brazilian opening and some Camper and George Jones.

  • Eskimo Pie


    Ok Ok… I give you permission to play the Residents.

    How bout something off Clusters Grosses Wasser?

    I haven’t heard Martha & the Muffins in a long time. Good Canadian nueveo wavo.


  • Eskimo Pie

    Note that Gregg McVicar recently played Joy Division. You can play Residents.

  • Thom

    Try These:
    Paulina Rubio – ‘Ni Una Sola Palabra’ (Not a single Word) from Ananda.
    New Model Army – ‘Here Comes the War’ from The love of Hopeless Causes.

    Love this show

  • Paul Slavens

    The P-Slave dont need permission to spin the Residents. If you check my playlists you will find some. However, I havent played any for a couple months, so I would love to play some next week.
    Keep those music ideas coming yall.

  • Nathan
  • Paul Muller

    Teagan & Sarah’s “Walking With a Ghost” might fit your show quite well.

  • Andrew

    You’ve liked a few of my past suggestions. You might like the song “Down the Mountain” by Robinella

  • Paul Slavens

    Thanks so much for stopping by and for helping make the show. See you all right here next sunday night.
    Cheers !!!

  • Joe Henley

    Keep the music coming. Thanks for playing Bo Diddley.Possible for Be true To your school- the beach boys -little deuce coupe or from endless summer? Thanks.