Fanatics! I'm on a Boat in Ecuador, But the Show Must Go On
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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 #333
Fanatic! Thanks for checking out these notes. I am currently on a boat in Ecuador. Internet is at best slow and unreliable, so this will have to be brief. I want to get this posted before the connection changes its mind.
Below, you will see great music. We got the green light to rock new Fuzz tracks, the ones that have been posted already but still, hey, they sound great and we’ll be playing the other one next week. The whole album is great and you will be hearing it on this show as soon as we get the go-ahead.
I wanted to give you a heads up about this: Julia from Rice Is Nice Records in Australia will be coming into the studio with me for a live show on the 30th. For the most part, she is picking all the tunes, really great stuff from Australia. I will be putting in a new VUM track that the band has given us to play. It is great. This all goes down on the 30th, so get ready for that.
Due to technology, I am going to end this now, but will say that every animal I have seen here in Ecuador is beautiful and rivals humankind. From the ants to the dolphins. It is amazing down here. And irreplaceable. And fragile.
I hope you dig the show and STAY FANATIC!!!
01. Fuzz – Pollinate / Fuzz II
02. Desmond Dekker - 007 (Shanty Town) / The Original Reggae Hitsound
03. Summer Flake - Drag You Down / You Can Have It All
04. Alex Cameron - Gone South / Jumping the Shark
05. Howlin’ Wolf - Evil (Is Going On) / The Genuine Article
06. 06. Babs Gonzales – Real Crazy / 1947 - 1949
07. The Fall - The Knight The Devil And Death / Ed’s Babe
08. Joy Division – Transmission / Substance
09. Young Marble Giants - Wurlitzer Jukebox / Colossal Youth
10. Buzzcocks - Whatever Happened To / Singles Going Steady
11. The Adverts - Bored Teenagers / Singles Collection
12. Marnie Stern - Letters From Rimbaud / In Advance of the Broken Arm
13. Q and Not U - Y Plus White Girl / No Kill No Beep Beep
14. Wire – Lowdown / Pink Flag
15. Miles Davis- Black Satin / On the Corner
01. The Skunks - Good From the Bad / single
02. The Need - Let Them Eat Valium / single
03. Empire – Today / Expensive Sound
04. Clarinette - Pale Ivy Creeps / Network Transmissions
05. King Tubby - East Avenue Skank / Freedom Sounds in Dub
06. Gen X – Untouchables / Kiss Me Deadly
07. Birthday Party - Happy Birthday / single
08. The Damned - Plan 9 Channel 7 / Machine Gun Etiquette
09. X Ray Spex - I Am A Cliché / Let’s Submerge
10. Swans - Stay Here / Filth
11. Contortions - Twice Removed / Buy
12. Mars - Helen Fordsdale / No New York
13. DNA - Blonde Red Head / DNA On DNA
14. Blonde Redhead - En Particulier / Melodie Citronique EP
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