Fanatics! Greetings From London, Where I Am About to Perform With Suicide

Fanatics! Greetings From London, Where I Am About to Perform With Suicide
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[Every Sunday from 8 to 10 p.m., Henry Rollins brings an exclusive mix of songs old and new to listeners at 89.9 FM, KCRW. Visit KCRW.com for more information and to stream his show online, or peruse the Radio Notes archives to see past playlists.]

RADIO BROADCAST #328
07–12–15

Fanatic! Writing to you from London. I have been here for a few days and will be heading out in about 36 hours back to Los Angeles.

The reason I am here is to be onstage with Suicide at the Barbican. It looks like Bobby Gillespie from Primal Scream and I will be at least two of the people who will be trading vocals with Alan Vega onstage. He and I were talking yesterday about how one goes about doing vocals with a man who never does any vocal the same way twice. It will be interesting. I asked Martin Rev if we can work on a song at soundcheck and he said he will only change it live, so why bother?

Upcoming Events

I was lucky enough to hear a few tracks from Alan Vega’s new album. Hopefully, it comes out this year. What I heard was great. We will get tracks on the show as soon as they’re good to go.

Below, you will see great tracks for your great ears. I hope you dig it.

Next week, the show will be live. It will be me and engineer Amy.

Until then, be cool and STAY FANATIC!!!
–– Henry

Hour 1
01. Kim Salmon & The Surrealists - Melt Pt. / Just Because You Can't See It...
02. King Crimson – Red / Red
03. The Horrors - Count In Fives / Strange House
04. Team Doyobi – 58008 / The Kphanapic Fragments
05. Butch Willis & the Rocks - The TV's From Outer Space / Repeats
06. Valet – Child / Nature
07. King Tubby And Friends - Everybody Needs Dub / Dub Like Dirt 1975-1977
08. Seekae - Test & Recognise / The Worry
09. Unrest - West Coast Love Affair / Perfect Teeth
10. Wand - M.E. / single
11. Damaged Bug - What Cheer / Cold Hot Plumbs
12. Ty Segall - My Head Explodes / Goodbye Bread
13. Kim Salmon & The Surrealists - Melt Pt. 2 / Just Because You Can't See It...

Hour 2
01. Iggy Pop - Raw Power / Shot Myself Up
02. David Bowie - Suffragette City / Ziggy Stardust
03. The Buzzcocks – Autonomy / Another Music in Different Kitchen
04. Terakaft - Amidinin Senta Aneflas / Alone
05. High On Fire – Luminiferous / Luminiferous
06. Public Image Limited – Poptones / Peel Session
07. Rain - Worlds At War / La Vache Qui Rit
08. Egg Hunt - Me And You / single
09. Melt-Banana - Stimulus For Revolting Virus / Charlie
10. Hugo Montenegro & Orchestra - The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Theme / Mission Accomplished, Too
11. Dick Diver - Walk for Room / Arks Up
12. Wire - Dot Dash / Behind the Curtain
13. Huun-Huur-Tu - Dadyr-Todur / Live 2
14. Beastie Boys - Egg Raid On Mojo / Some Old Bullshit
15. John Fahey - The Mill Pond Drowns Hope / The Mill Pond


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