Monday, March 30, 2009

TOTR 51: Girls & Mothers, Spirits & Witches, Queens & Angels

Photo: Teacher on the Radio with Maria McKee circa 1986.

Michelle Shocked – Holy Spirit

Michelle Shocked – When I Grow Up

Ani DiFranco – Joyful Girl

Ani DiFranco – Not A Pretty Girl

Laurie Anderson – Gravity's Angel

Cocteau Twins – Persephone

PJ Harvey – That Was My Veil

Cowboy Junkies – Witches

Ida Maria - Queen Of The World

Patti Smith Group – Easter

Joni Mitchell – Woodstock

Joni Mitchell – You Turn Me on I'm a Radio

Joan Baez – It Ain't Me Babe

Joan Baez – Hallowed Be Thy Name

Natalie Merchant – Build A Levee

Natalie Merchant – Motherland

10,000 Maniacs – My Mother the War

The Jolly Ranchers – Layer of Highway

The Jolly Ranchers – Too Drunk to Go Home

Maria McKee – Drinkin' In My Sunday Dress

Maria McKee – You Gotta Sin To Be Saved

Lone Justice – You Are the Light

Lone Justice – Wheels

TOTR 50: Down by the riverside--Blues, Gospel, & Freedom Song

First of two programs in honor of Women's History Month, aired 3-23-09. Playlist posted one week late.

Roberta Flack - Angelitos Negros

Billie Holiday - I Cant Give You Anything But Love

Mamie Smith – You've Got To See Mamma Ev'ry Night

Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Shout, Sister, Shout

Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Stand By Me

Mahalia Jackson - Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Seen

Mahalia Jackson - Amazing Grace

Mavis Staples - If I Could Hear My Mother Pray Again

Mavis Staples - Will The Circle Be Broken

Mavis Staples - Eyes On The Prize

Mavis Staples - Down By The Riverside

Toshi Reagon - Down to the Water

Bernice Johnson Reagon - There's a New World Coming

Bernice Johnson Reagon - Room in the Circle

Bernice Johnson Reagon - Old Ship of Zion

Bernice Johnson Reagon - Why Did They Take Us Away

Bernice Johnson Reagon - Freedom in the Air

Bernice Johnson Reagon - Give Your Hands to Struggle

Tracy Chapman - Sing For You

Tracy Chapman - Save Us All

Tracy Chapman - The First Person On Earth

Odetta - Spiritual Trilogy: Oh Freedom/Come And Go With Me/I'm On My Way

Odetta - The Times They Are A-Changin'

Aretha Franklin - Bridge Over Troubled Water

Monday, March 16, 2009

TOTR 49: Green Grow for St. Patty's Day & Springtime!

Pogues - Greenland Whale Fisheries
Flogging Molly - From The Back Of A Broken Dream
Cherish The Ladies - Green Grow The Rushes Oh
Deanta - The Maid That Sold Her Barley
Voice Squad - Oh Good Ale
Neal Casal - Freeway To The Canyon
Neko Case - Prison Girls
Those Darlins - Wild One
Dan Auerbach - Trouble Weighs a Ton
Dan Auerbach - I Want Some More
Dan Auerbach - Heartbroken, In Disrepair
Dan Auerbach - When the Night Comes
Bon Iver - Woods
Crystal Stilts - Prismatic Room
Crystal Stilts - Shattered Shine
Robyn Hitchcock & The Venus 3 - Sixteen Years
Robyn Hitchcock & The Venus 3 - Up To Our Next
Robyn Hitchcock & The Venus 3 - Goodnight Oslo
Morrissey - Mama Lay Softly On The Riverbed
The Monthlies - Lucky Ones
Dave Sitek - With A Girl Like You (The Troggs)
Arcade Fire - Lenin
Feist & Ben Gibbard - Train Song
My Morning Jacket - El Caporal
Antony and Bryce Dessner - I Was Young When I Left Home (Bob Dylan)
Conor Oberst and Gillian Welch - Lua
Cat Power and Dirty Delta Blues - Amazing Grace

Monday, March 2, 2009

TOTR 48: Let Us in the Sound

11 Oclock Tick Tock (Live)
No Line On The Horizon
Moment Of Surrender
Unknown Caller
I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight
Get On Your Boots
Stand Up Comedy
FEZ-Being Born
White As Snow
Cedars Of Lebanon
Mysterious Ways
Three Sunrises
A Sort of Homecoming [Live]
Bad [Live]