KCRW Broadcast #184 for Saturday, October 6, 2012
See also: Henry Rollins: The Column! Our America
Fanatics! Hello from Ohio! Columbus, Ohio, to be exact. I thought it would be a great idea to celebrate some great Ohio bands, Ohio-themed songs and Lenny Bruce talking about Ohio! Hour one is a mix of Ohioness and in hour two, we listen to some rare Cramps tracks until the end of the show.
You Cramps Fanatics know that there are more Cramps demos than what we are playing tonight. I thought it would be cool to check out the excellent All Tore Up bootleg LP. It has come out a few different times. I can't remember when I got mine but when Cramps bootleg LPs started to emerge in the 1980s I picked them up whenever I could. Over the years, there have been some great live Cramps LPs, a few tracks from them are featured at the bottom of the hour.
It's been awhile since I was in Los Angeles. Finally, out here on the road, we are seeing a little autumn weather. It's great to see the leaves turn color and feel the air start to get some crispness to it.
Heads Up Dept.: It looks like December has five Saturdays. I don't know if 89.9 FM KCRW will be open on the 29th. If they are not, we will do a download show for you. I have a great concept for these five Saturdays that I will lay on you in a few weeks. I think you are really going to dig this one.
Ok. I will leave you to it, Fanatic. I hope you enjoy this show. I have played it a few times from top to bottom and I think we have another great night of listening.
Until next week, get Cramped and STAY FANATIC!!! --Henry
Henry can be reached at: Henryontheradio@gmail.com, or follow him on Twitter @henryrollins.
Read Henry's tracklist below.
01. Wild Cherry - Play That Funky Music
02. The Pagans - Dead End America / Shit Street
03. The Electric Eels - Cyclotron / Their Organic Majesty's
04. Lenny Bruce - Lima, Ohio / American
05. Pere Ubu - The Modern Dance / The Modern Dance
06. The Dead Boys - Sonic Reducer / Young Loud and Snotty
07. Bootsy's Rubber Band - Bootzilla / Live In Louisville 1978
08. The Inkspots - Swingin' On The Strings / Swing High Swing Low
09. Albert Ayler - Ghosts: Variation 1 / Spiritual Unity
10. Bob Miller - Ohio Prison Fire / People Take Warning
11. Ohio Players - FOPP / single
12. Devo - Jocko Homo / Be Stiff EP
01. The Cramps - Twist & Shout / All Tore Up
02. The Cramps - All Tore Up / All Tore Up
03. The Cramps - Mystery Plane / All Tore Up
04. The Cramps - TV Set / All Tore Up
05. The Cramps - Rockin' Bones / All Tore Up
06. The Cramps - What's Behind the Mask / All Tore Up
07. The Cramps - Uranium Rock / All Tore Up
08. The Cramps - Subwire Desire / All Tore Up
09. The Cramps - Teenage Werewolf / All Tore Up
10. The Cramps - Sunglasses After Dark / All Tore Up
11. The Cramps - Jungle Hop / All Tore Up
12. The Cramps - The Mad Daddy / All Tore Up
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13. The Cramps - Problem Child / CBGB's 06-10-77
14. The Cramps - Hurricane Fighter Plane / The Legendary Last Supper...
15. The Cramps - Rocket In My Pocket / live somewhere
16. The Cramps - Five Years Ahead of My Time / How to Make a Monster