Our House Playlist, Linda Ronstadt and Her Musical Friends, and Our Album of The Week, Thursday, January 23, 2020

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!

Ronstadt & Harris singing

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.

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George Harrison in the Spotlight, Lucinda Williams at the Fillmore, Dylan & Petty Live in Sacramento, and “Cosmo’s Factory” on Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! This will post earlier than usual because I’m on an opening shift today. We’ve got some great stuff coming your way.

Harrison

Here’s today’s line-up:

11:00 a.m.     In the Spotlight: The Music of George Harrison

The “quiet” Beatle is what he was known as. By the end of The Beatles’ run, George Harrison had become a formidable songwriter in addition to a pretty damned good guitarist.

2:00 p.m.       Lucinda Williams: Live at the Fillmore

5:00 p.m.       Album of the Week: Cosmo’s Factory by Creedence Clearwater Revival

9:00 p.m.      Bob Dylan with Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live in Sacramento, California (6/12/86)

Don’t delay! Pull up a tab because in between we have the best damned stream going.

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With a Heftier Rotation, It’s Open Stream All Day on Monday, January 20, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables, and happy Martin Luther King day. We added about a thousand new songs over this past weekend, so we’re definitely up for an open stream day here today.

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We’ve added several new artists in The Cranberries, Jimmy Buffett, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Toots & The Maytals, The Smithereens, The Velvet Underground, James Taylor, Lulu (“Darling”), King Crimson, Kris Kristofferson, Professor Longhair, and Duane Allman.

We’ve also fattened up the selections of Grace Slick by adding her work with The Great Society, J.D. Souther, Joe Walsh, Linda Ronstadt, Bonnie Raitt, Loggins & Messina, The Animals, and more “live” Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and The Grateful Dead.

Hang out with us today. It won’t cost you a cent.

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The Sixties Rule The Day & Our New Album of the Week, Sunday, January 19, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! We’re streaming the Sixties beginning at 11 a.m., and tonight our Album of the Week will debut.

The Sixties Rotation

11:00 a.m.     The Sixties!

The Beatles, Jerry & The Pacemakers, Petula Clark, The Supremes, The Temptations, and everyone who contributed to the greatest generation of original music.

8:00 p.m.     Album of the Week: Cosmo’s Factory by Creedence Clearwater Revival

Cosmo’s Factory was the fifth studio release by Creedence Clearwater Revival. Released in July 1970 by Fantasy Records, this album drove the band’s popularity to new heights, topping the charts in six countries. “Lookin’ Out My Back Door” was the hit single, written by the band’s leader, John Fogerty. “Long As I Can See The Light” appeared on the B-side.

You can learn more details about the albums chosen every week simply by clicking on the album cover in the right sidebar!

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There’s Something Doing at the Bluebird Cafe, The Allman Brothers, Badfinger, & Tom Petty Live on Friday, January 17, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables, and happy Friday! Everything we’re programming today is “live” music, starting at The Bluebird Cafe!

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Here’s your line-up:

11:00 a.m.     Steve Earle, Townes Van Zandt & Guy Clark Live at The Bluebird Cafe

2:00 p.m.       The Allman Brothers Band Live at The Atlanta International Pop Festival 

5:00 p.m.       Badfinger Live at the Cowtown Auditorium, Kansas City

8:00 p.m.      Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Take the Highway Live (1991)

Let’s get this show on the road, people. Time’s a wastin’.

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It’s Wilbury Wednesday! Joni Mitchell at Carnegie Hall, The Moody Blues at Red Rocks, and Donovan In the Spotlight, Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! It’s Wilbury Wednesday once again here on #BecomeUngovernable Radio and we also celebrate the addition of the Moody Blues to the standard rotation!

Moody Blues

Here’s your line-up:

11:00 a.m.     Joni Mitchell Live at Carnegie Hall (1972)

2:00 p.m.       Welcome to Wilbury Wednesday! The Traveling Wilburys in the Spotlight!

The consummate supergroup. George Harrison, Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison, and Jeff Lynne with Jim Keltner on drums.

5:00 p.m.       The Moody Blues: A Night at Red Rocks with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra

We just added The Moody Blues to the general rotation, and it’s time to celebrate!

9:00 p.m.       In the Spotlight: The Music of Donovan

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The Move, The Band in the Spotlight, A Timeless Tribute to a Country Legend, and Our Album of the Week, Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! We’ve got a great line-up today, including music from a band that is often overlooked when discussing rock history.

Glastonbury Festival, UK - 26 Jun 2016

Here’s today’s line-up:

11:00 a.m.      The Move: Live at the Marquee (1968)

Before there was ELO and The Traveling Wilburys, Jeff Lynne was the lead singer of a band called The Move.

2:00 p.m.        In the Spotlight: The Music of The Band

5:00 p.m.       Timeless: A Tribute to Hank Williams

Hear Bob Dylan, Emmylou Harris, Tom Petty, Keith Richards and others pay tribute to Hank Williams.

8:00 p.m.      Album of the Week: Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd 

Well, what are you waiting for?

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The All-Girl Revue #3, Neil Young & Crazy Horse Live at Shoreline, Tom Petty & The Hearbreakers Live in Chicago on Monday, January 13, 2020

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.

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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?)

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We've Added Some Great, New Music to the Rotation!

We’ve been busy over the past couple of weeks, sourcing and adding new music to the standard #BecomeUngovernable Radio rotation. We currently have about 20,000 songs rotating, with about 30K in the cue waiting.

Some of the new additions include Pink Floyd, Paul Revere & The Raiders, Dillard & Clark, Don Covay & The Jefferson Lemon Blues Band, Sam & Dave, The Undertakers, and Lesley Gore.

We have also added a couple of new Grateful Dead gigs for our Saturday night “Live Dead” shows, and have added to the libraries of Ry Cooder, Linda Ronstadt, Jerry Jeff Walker and others.

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Mick Jagger & Jeff Beck, Stephen Stills, and Dusty. And Our New Album of The Week on Sunday, January 12, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! Welcome to Sunday morning, and another great day of programming, including a live appearance with Mick Jagger and Jeff Beck.

Mick Jagger and Jeff Beck

Here’s your Sunday funday line-up:

11:00 a.m.      Mick Jagger & Jeff Beck: Live at the Country Club, Receda (10/20/87)

2:00 p.m.        Stephen Stills Live at the Capitol Center (1979)

Did you know that Stephen Stills taught Jimi Hendrix how to play guitar? I’d never lie to you.

5:00 p.m.       Dusty in London: The Lost British Recordings

9:00 p.m.       Album of The Week: The Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd

This is the eighth studio release from Pink Floyd. It was released on March 1, 1973 on Harvest Records. This monster charted for over 900 weeks (Billboard) and has sold more than 45 million copies worldwide.  You can learn more by clicking the album link in the sidebar.

No matter how you slice it, nobody is playing music like this anywhere else. Join us.

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