It’s a Wednesday Tradition! (Almost) Totally Open Stream Until The Wilburys Travel in Later, October 21, 2020

Good Morning, Musicologists! Today is another (Almost) Totally Open Stream Wednesday, and it’s also a Wilbury Wednesday! What could be better?

The Traveling Wilburys are the best damned supergroup on the planet.

Here’s Wednesday’s line-up!

Infinity (Almost) Totally Open Stream Wednesday!

We’re here in The Mermaid Lounge circulating about 26,000+ songs every day. No commercials. No talking heads. No politicians. No charge. No bullshit.

And today, we add a new feature to our rotation called Three-in-a-Row, so be listening throughout the day!

6:00 p.m. Wilbury Wednesday! The Music of The Traveling Wilburys

The Traveling Wilburys are the best damned supergroup ever concocted. They released some albums, some videos, and never wanted to go on the road. Five guys who loved hanging out and making music together, and what great stuff they left us. If you’ve never heard their catalogue, tune us in and see for yourself.

Good day to see what we’re all about. I keep saying that stuff. Sooner or we hope you’ll join us.

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Jeff Lynne’s ELO in The Spotlight, The “Inner Sanctum” Replays, and Mark Knopfler & Emmylou Harris on the Road, Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! It’s Truck Day at Ace and I’m already on the run, so here’s the lay of the musical landscape for today!

Here’s today’s line-up!

12:00 p.m.   In the Spotlight: The Music of Electric Light Orchestra

Tom Petty called Jeff Lynne the best music producer on the planet. He found The Electric Light Orchestra back in 1970, took the Heartbreakers to new heights, and was a Traveling Wilbury. That’s all you need to know about this guy.

4:00 p.m.     The Inner Sanctum: Episode 3, Death Has Claws

At least this particular death does.

6:00 p.m.     Mark Knopfler & Emmylou Harris: Live in Verona, Italy,  June 3, 2006   NEW!

Join us this evening for a show from their All the Roadrunning tour. What seems like an unlikely pairing is a real treat.

Join us while I’m out there slaving. Someone has to have some fun today.

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Winwood & Clapton Live, A Couple of Great Albums From Tom Petty, and Our “Live Dead” For Saturday, April 25, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! We have an excellent Saturday ahead of us from a musical perspective.

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Let’s get down to the details:

12:00 p.m.   Steve Winwood & Eric Clapton: Live at Madison Square Garden (2009)

Two musical legends here live on the same stage. It doesn’t get much better than this.

5:00 p.m.     Album of the Week: Tom Petty’s Wildflowers

To learn more about this great album, simply click on the album photo in the right sidebar of this blog!

7:30 p.m.     NOT The Album of the Week: Full Moon Fever, Tom Petty   NEW!

Today’s treat gives us yet another great solo effort by Tom Petty. Full Moon Fever was released 31 years ago Friday, on April 24, 1989. Petty was joined on the album not only by his Heartbreaker bandmates, but also by his Wilbury bandmates. The album was produced by Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne, and Mike Campbell. Most of the compositions were by Petty and Lynne. The album was an immediate critical and commercial success, peaking at number 3 on the Billboard charts. It was certified 5X platinum in the U.S. and 6X platinum in Canada.

10:00 p.m.    Live Dead! The Grateful Dead Live in Anchorage, Alaska, June 21, 1980   NEW!

Welcome to the cosmic land of Live Dead, where no two sets are ever the same.

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Down in Bluesiana, “Live” Doors, Jeff Lynne’s ELO & Music Under the Influence, Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! It’s an early morning trip to work because it’s Truck Day! We’re getting jump on this one.

Marley smoking a joint

Here’s today’s line-up:

11:00 a.m.     Down in Bluesiana: Dr. John, Art Blakeley, and David “Fathead” Newman

Here’s a little preview of the stuff you’ll be hearing during our N’Awlins music special!

2:00 p.m.       The Doors: Live at the Isle of Wight Festival 8/30/70)

5:00 p.m.       Jeff Lynne’s ELO: Wembley or Bust!

9:00 p.m.      Under The Influence: Various Artists

Some shit’s legal. Some shit isn’t. You know how that goes.

Tune in, people. It’s free. And it’s great.

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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!

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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 Doors, “Chicken Skin Music,” The Soul Men, & Jeff Lynne’s ELO in the Spotlight, Thursday, January 2, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! We move further into the new year with some “live” Doors, and a new soul playlist.

James Brown

 

Here’s today’s scheduled programming:

11:00 a.m.     The Doors: Live at the Isle of Wight Festival, August 30, 1970

2:00 p.m.       Album of the Week: Ry Cooder’s Chicken Skin Music

5:00 p.m.      The Soul Men, Volume 1: Various Artists

Otis Redding, The Temptations, David Ruffin, Marvin Gaye, The Four Tops, Ray Charles, James Brown (the hardest working man in show business), and many others!

9:00 p.m.     In the Spotlight: Jeff Lynne’s ELO

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Bonnie Raitt “Live,” The Stones in the Spotlight, ELO at Wembley, and the Petty Fest Continues, Tuesday, ROCKTober 15, 2019

Good Morning, Ungovernables! We continue on with the Petty Fest today, and we add Bonnie Raitt, The Rolling Stones and Jeff Lynne’s ELO.

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Here’s your line-up:

11:00 a.m.     Bonnie Raitt Live at the Oakland Coliseum (1989)

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

5:00 p.m.       Jeff Lynne’s ELO: Live at Wembley Stadium (2017)

8:00 p.m.       Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Long After Dark

We have an album focus tonight for our Petty Fest entry. This is a particularly good one.

Ronstadt Live; the Heartbreakers 2014 Fenway Park Gig; ELO in the Spotlight; and the Ungovernables Report, Sunday, October 13, 2019

Good Morning, Ungovernables! We continue on with the Petty Party, but that isn’t all we’ve got today. There’s a full line-up until 8 p.m., followed by open stream all night long.

32nd Annual Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony - Show

Here’s your line-up:

11:00 a.m.    Linda Ronstadt Live at the Capitol Theater (1976)

2:00 p.m.      In the Spotlight: The Music of Jeff Lynne’s (aka, Otis Wilbury) Electric Light Orchestra

Another of those fabulous Wilburys, and the man that the Heartbreakers called the greatest producer they’ve ever worked with.

5:00 p.m.     Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: Live at Fenway Park, Boston (2014)

The 2014 gig in front of 40,000 ecstatic fans at historic Fenway Park in Boston is considered one of the band’s finest performances.

8:00 p.m.     The Ungovernables Report: Featuring Sarah Freels and Adam Rice

The final airing of this episode. We’ll have another next week.

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Programming for Thursday, September 12, 2019

Good Morning, Ungoverables! Here’s your scheduled programming for Thursday, September 12, 2019!

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10:00 a.m.   #BecomeUngovernable Revolution House Party List!

1:00 p.m.     Paul Craig Roberts on the Enslavement of the American Working Class.

3:00 p.m.     In the Spotlight: The Music of the Traveling Wilburys

Five friends got together to have a good time making music, and the legend was born.

  • Nelson/Spike Wilbury – George Harrison
  • Otis/ Clayton Wilbury – Jeff Lynne
  • Lefty Wilbury – Roy Orbison.
  • Charlie T. Jr./ Muddy – Tom Petty
  • Lucky/Boo Wilbury – Bob Dylan
  • Buster Sidebury – Jim Keltner (drummer)

6:00 p.m.     The Inner Sanctum: The Horla

“The Horla” (French: Le Horla) is an 1887 short horror story written in the style of a journal by the French writer Guy de Maupassant, after an initial, much shorter version published in the newspaper Gil Blas, October 26, 1886. … The word horla itself is not French, and is a neologism.

8.00 p.m.     The Ungovernables Report

Sarah Freels and Adam Rice again touch on the touchy subjects of the day!

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