The Last Hurrah!, or Take the 8:15 to Nowhere
SYNOPSIS In which Uncle LD bids loyal and devoted listeners adieu with a panoply of lovely noises and words. What a year it's been, he muses, half to himself]. He urges all lovers of music and life and liberty etc. to protest the dumbing down of our world. Fight back with your dollars, your blogs, your votes and whatever else is at hand. Thanks again, and keep in touch. XOX LDB
Playlist for Episode 49
Intro: "8:15 to Nowhere"
(excerpt) by Vicious Pink
(LD Records, 1984)
"Stretch Your Money"
by Orso, from Orso
"Only in America,"
by Jay & the Americans, from The Brill Building Sound
"One of Our Submarines"
by Thomas Dolby, from The Golden Age of Wireless
"Pale and Precious"
by the Dukes of Stratosphear, from Chips from the Chocolate Fireball
by Bowerbirds, from Hymns for a Dark Horse
(Burly Time, 2007)
by Indian Jewelry, from Invasive Exotics
by Laurie Anderson, from Big Science
by the Pulsars, from Pulsars
(Almo Sounds, 1997)
from The Apple soundtrack
"Yes I Do (Merry-Go-Round)"
by Psychedelic Furs, from Forever Now
"Better Off Alone"
by Moth Wranglers, from Never Better
by Violent Femmes, from Why Do Birds Sing?
"That Attribution Rag!"
by LD & the New Criticism (2007)
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