Fanatics! Henry Rollins' KCRW Show Tomorrow Night: New York City Is a Helluva a Town
KCRW Broadcast #189 for Saturday, November 10, 2012
Fanatics! Tonight is a great one. I am in NYC this week, so I thought a show that was NYC-based would be just the thing. I think you are very familiar with all the bands and artists we are laying on you tonight but there is something really cool happening in the second hour. The mighty lads at the White Trash Soul blogspot took it upon themselves to find all the different versions of the Heartbreakers album LAMF and make a compilation of what they thought were the best mixes. The band apparently mixed the record several times and the mixes went all over, UK, France, Italy, etc. Some of them are really hard to track down. They made their choice, posted it online as FLAC downloads!
So tonight, we will start hour two with a couple of Dolls tracks and then get into LAMF, the WTS version! Also at the end of the show are two Heartbreakers singles to round it all out.
I had no idea that there were so many mixes. I was aware of the Lost '77 Mixes and the Revisited version but that was it. Also, the amount of writing and effort put into this thing is enormous. Hats off to some true Fanatics!
OK, I have to get to the venue and get the show happening. I will leave you in the capable hands of all these amazing New York City area bands and artists. I think you'll do just fine. Get ready to rock and STAY FANATIC!!! --Henry
Henry can be reached at: Henryontheradio@gmail.com, or follow him on Twitter @henryrollins.
Read Henry's tracklist below.
01. Ramones - Sheena is a Punk Rocker / Rocket to Russia
02. The Velvet Underground - White Light/White Heat / White Light/White Heat
03. Suicide - Ghost Rider / Suicide
04. Contortions - Flip Your Face / No New York
05. The Mad - I Hate Music / We Love Noize
06. Blondie - Hanging On The Telephone / single
07. Teenage Jesus & The Jerks - Burning Rubber / No New York
08. Stimulators - Loud Fast Rules / single
09. Richard Hell - Blank Generation / Punk Legends - The American Roots
10. Beastie Boys - Cooky Puss / Some Old Bullshit
11. Glenn Branca - Structure / The Ascension
12. Swans - Half Life / Body to Body, Job to Job
13. Television - Marquee Moon / Marquee Moon
01. New York Dolls - Bad Girl / A Hard Night's Day
02. New York Dolls - Pills / New York Dolls
Johnny Thunders & The Heartbreakers - LAMF (White Trash Soul Version)
03. Born To Lose / (UK 12")
04. Baby Talk / (Lost '77 Mixes)
05. All By Myself / (Italy 1977 LP)
06. I Wanna Be Loved / (France 1977 LP)
07. It's Not Enough / (Italy 1977 LP)
08. Chinese Rocks / (UK 1977 12")
09. Get Off The Phone / (UK 1977 LP)
10. Pirate Love / (Italy 1977 LP) 3:53
11. One Track Mind / (UK 1977 EP)
12. I Love You / (UK 1977 LP)
13. Going Steady / (Italy 1977 LP)
14. Let Go / (UK 1977 LP)
15. Can't Keep My Eyes On You / (Lost 77 Mixes)
16. Do You Love Me / (UK 1977 EP)
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