Good Morning, Ungovernables! We have a bit lighter-than-usual programming today with Open Stream after our 5:00 p.m. program.
Here’s your Wednesday line-up:
11:00 a.m. The Beatles Complete Apple Rooftop Concert
The impromptu concert on the top of the Apple Studios building was a lunch-time treat that drove the British Bobbies mad!
2:00 p.m. The Doors: Live in Concert
5:00 p.m. In the Spotlight: The Music of Linda Ronstadt
There has not been anybody like her since, and there may never be a voice like that again.
After Ronstadt, it’s Open Stream for the rest of the evening. You simply have to tune us in:
Good Morning, Ungovernables! Well, putting 66 candles on a birthday cake is a fire hazard, but playing you 66 of my favorite songs on my birthday (in no particular order) is a great substitute.
Irma Thomas (shown performing in 2008) is known as the “sweet soul queen of New Orleans.”
Elvis Presley in Tupelo, Mississippi Sept 26, 1956 © 1978 Roger Marshutz—MPTV
Singer Marvin Gaye performs at Radio City Music Hall in New York City, New York, May 19, 1983. (Photo by Gary Gershoff/Getty Images)
Here’s your line-up for February 7:
11:00 a.m. Petty Theft: The Covers
The same principles that make Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers the greatest rock n’roll band of all time also make them the greatest cover band of all time. Give it a listen. You’ll see what I mean.
3:00 p.m. The Big 66: Sixty-six of My Favorite Songs in No Particular Order
Yeah, putting 66 burning candles on a cake is definitely a fire hazard. But I’ll play you 66 of my favorite songs of all time as my birthday gift to you! That’s slightly over 4 hours of great music. (Did I mention that there’s actually 67 because I threw one in for good luck?)
By the way, this playlist was compiled in just under an hour and a half on total impulse by combing through about 22,000 active song files on the radio station. If I did it again, there would probably be a whole new list, but these are definitely 67 of my favorites!
9:00 p.m. The All-Girl Revue, Volume 4
Tune us in on my birthday. It’s a party, people! And it’s totally free.
Good Morning, Ungovernables! It’s a light programming day as we prepare new playlists here at The Mermaid Lounge. But no matter, because the stream is the best going!
11:00 a.m. Album of The Week: Cosmo’s Factory, Creedence Clearwater Revival
2:00 p.m. The #BecomeUngovernable House Playlist
5:00 p.m. Linda Ronstadt & Friends
Linda Ronstadt has been a force in music, all kinds of music, for decades, and she has had many musical friends over the years. This playlist is a testament to her range.
Don’t miss out. Tune us in at www.tinyurl.com/becomeungovernableradio
Good Morning, Ungovernables! Is this not the best possible way to begin a work week? We’ve got some really fine shit going on here in the Mermaid Lounge today.
Here’s your line up for today!
11:00 a.m. The All-Girl Revue Three: Various Artists
Music from Linda Ronstadt, Phoebe Snow, Janis Joplin, Norah Jones, Melissa Etheridge, and Shawn Colvin (partial list).
2:00 p.m. Neil Young & Crazy Horse: Live at The Shoreline Amphitheater (10/1/94)
5:00 p.m. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live in Chicago (2013)
After the Petty Party, it’s open stream for the rest of the evening so you can hear the great new songs we’ve added to the standard rotation!
Tune in. Turn on. Drop out. (Is that it?)
Good Morning, Ungovernables! We’re switching it up a bit today on both content and timing. We think you’re going to like what we have today!
11:00 a.m. Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris, Dolly Parton: The Trio Sessions
This is a bona fide all-girl supergroup. Like the Traveling Wilburys, it was easy to make music together (beyond their sheer talent) because they enjoyed each others’ company. The Trio Sessions give you the background: Alternative takes, some unreleased tunes, and plenty of great insight.
5:00 p.m. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live at Fenway Park, Boston (2014)
The Hypnotic Eye tour rolls through Boston producing what is considered one of their finest live performances.
8:00 p.m. The #BecomeUngovernable House Play List
Can’t beat our house list of protest and revolution music.
We’re free and will always be! All you need to do is pull up a browser tab and tune us in!
Good Morning, Ungovernables! We’ve got some Lucinda Williams, a new playlist called “Rock, Blues & Ballads,” and our new Album of the Week.
Here’s your line-up for today:
11:00 a.m. Album of the Week: Ry Cooder’s Chicken Skin Music
Chicken Skin Music is Ry Cooder’s fifth studio album. It was released in 1976 on the Reprise label.
2:00 p.m. Lucinda Williams: Live at Austin City Limits (1998)
5:00 p.m. Rock, Blues & Ballads, Vol. 1: Various Artists
Hear James Taylor, Neil Young, Tom Petty, George Harrison, Johnny Rivers, Donovan, Van Morrison, Bruce Springsteen and more!
Note: There is a song list up on the Playlist page. Please scroll to the bottom!
9:00 p.m. Selections From The Concert For George
One year after his untimely death, George Harrison’s friends get together to celebrate his life and music. This was truly an epic event.
You don’t know what you’ve been missing until you tune us in!
Good Morning, Ungovernables! We’re on Open Streaming until 2 p.m. We’ve added quite a bit of new material to the standard rotation over the last several days and want it to have some airplay.
Here’s the programmed line-up:
2:00 p.m. Album of the Week: Heart Like A Wheel, Linda Ronstadt
The breakout album that put Ronstadt on the map for just about everyone. The rest is history.
5:00 p.m. Sweet Soul Music: 1965
The year was 1965, and everyone was listening to James Brown, The Miracles, Marvin Gaye, Booker T. & The MGs, The Four Tops, The Supremes, and Wicked Wilson Pickett!
9:00 p.m. Wanted! The Outlaws!
The bona fide outlaws of country music; definitely not the bad pop bands with fiddles Tom Petty talks about. Waylon Jennings, Jessi Colter, Willie Nelson and Tompal Glaser.
Don’t miss this one, Ungovernables!
Good Morning,Ungovernables! Here’s our extra special lucky Friday the 13th scheduled programming. Fasten your seatbelts!
Here’s today’s line-up!
11:00 a.m. Stevie Wonder Live at The Rainbow Room (1973)
2:00 p.m. Tom Petty: The “Lost” Tapes
It wasn’t so much that they were “lost,” but that they were shelved for whatever reason. Now that Tom’s gone, they should check those shelves regularly for stuff like this.
5:00 p.m. The All-Girl Revue
9:00 p.m. ACID: The Lost Cream Tapes
In between, we’re just streaming the best music ever.
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Good Morning, Ungovernables! We have some fine new music here. For the first time ever we will be featuring the work of Kate & Anna McGarrigle.
Here’s today’s line-up:
11:00 a.m. Neil Young & Promise of the Real Live at Farm Aid 2019
2:00 p.m. Tell My Sister: The Unreleased Recordings of Kate & Anna McGarrigle
Kate & Anna McGarrigle make their #BecomeUngovernable Radio debut with a rare, unreleased set list.
5:00 p.m. In the Spotlight: The Music of The Traveling Wilburys
9:00 p.m. In the Spotlight: The Music of the J. Geils Band
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Good Morning, Ungovernables! It’s Sunday and we’ve chosen our new Album of the Week, we have the Dead live in Honolulu, and our final airing of Strike Watch.
Here’s your Sunday line-up!
11:00 a.m. Strike Watch with Adam Rice: Exposing Act Blue
This will be the final airing of Strike Watch for this cycle.
2:00 p.m. Album of the Week: Feats Don’t Fail Me Now, Little Feat
The fourth studio album by Little Feat was released on August 9. 1974. Background vocals on this album were provided by Bonnie Raitt and Emmylou Harris, and additional musicians included the Tower of Power Horns. The members of this great band are:
5:00 p.m. The Grateful Dead, Live in Honolulu, January 23, 1970
9:00 p.m. The Return of the All-Girls Revue Too!
It’s Sunday, and a day of rest. Turn it up.