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The Jewel Case: Playin' In The Band (08-15-19)

This week, it's another lovingly-administered dose of your weekly musical multivitamin, the Jewel Case. Birthday celebrations galore. A requiem for a rock & roll poet. A notable anniversary. Old stuff. New stuff. And- of course- our weekly theme. This week it's "PLAYIN' IN THE BAND"; we'll be spinning tracks about the ups, downs, up agains, and down agains of life as a musician from a long list of folks in the know.  Get in the van.

  • Psychedelic Porn Crumpets- Keen for Kick Ons?
  • The Pretenders- Day After Day
  • Dire Straits- Sultans of Swing
  • Richie Havens- Freedom (Live at Woodstock)
  • Silver Jews- Punks in the Beerlight (RIP David Berman)
  • Buck Owens & His Buckaroos- I’ve Got a Tiger By the Tail
  • Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats- Rocket 88 (HB Jackie Brenston)
  • Led Zeppelin- Whole Lotta Love (HB Leon Theremin)
  • The Oscar Peterson Trio- Gravy Waltz (HB Oscar Peterson)
  • Jimmy Webb- P.F. Sloan
  • Altin Gun- Yolcu
  • Khruangbin- Rules (Scientist Dub)
  • The Who- Join Together

----------THEME: Playin’ in the Band----------

  • Steve Earle - Guitar Town (live)
  • Ramones- Touring (1981 version)
  • Rancid- Journey to the End of the East Bay
  • Fountains of Wayne- A Road Song
  • Fleetwood Mac- Go Your Own Way
  • Mott the Hoople- Saturday Gigs
  • Willie Nelson- On the Road Again
  • George Harrison- Wah Wah
  • Paul McCartney & Linda McCartney- Too Many People
  • John Lennon- How Do You Sleep?
  • Aerosmith- No Surprize
  • David Bazan- Fewer Broken Pieces
  • Motorhead- (We Are) The Road Crew
  • Jackson Browne- The Load Out (live)
  • Patti Smith- So You Want to Be

Join Tod Weidner on Thursday, 8-11pm for The Jewel Case, a weekly celebration of all manner of musical goodness: deep cuts, forgotten treasures, and curiosities with a new theme each show spanning all genres, eras and locales. 

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