Good Morning, Music Lovers! We are working in reverse today because there’s a lot of shit going on in The Mermaid Lounge today. Our music trivia will appear after this a bit later on. Sorry to upset your mojo.
Here’s today’s line-up:
11:00 a.m. In The Spotlight: The Music of Paul McCartney
With the Beatles, with Wings, and as a solo artist, Paul McCartney has stood the test of time. Yeah, he was the most commercial of The Beatles. Without that, there would not be the opportunity to create the other shit. Record companies don’t support people who don’t create revenue. That’s how capitalism works, like it or not.
3:00 p.m. Emmylou Harris & The Desert Rose Band
One of our favorites, Emmylou Harris, takes a turn with the Desert Rose Band, founded by ex-Byrd Chris Hillman. Other members include Herb Pederson, John Jorgenson, Bill Bryson, JayDee Maness, and Steve Duncan.
7:00 p.m. In The Spotlight: The Music of Booker T. & The MG’s
Ah yes, remember when instruments mattered in music? Now, according to Kanye West, Yeezy, Ye, Assclown of the Century, you can make all that shit sound with a computer and a program. Progress. Ain’t it great?
10:00 p.m. The Shadow: 08 Murder By The Dead NEW!
A convicted man sentenced to death vows retribution from the grave. A judge and a D.A. are murdered shortly after his execution. They better call The Shadow fast because the jury foreman is next unless someone figures this shit out.
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Good Morning, Ungovernables! I don’t know where music fits into your life, but I know where it fits into mine. And there are far worse ways to start the week.
Here’s your Monday musical landscape:
12:00 p.m. Emmylou Harris With The Desert Rose Band
The Desert Rose Band was formed in 1985 by Chris Hillman (former member of The Byrds and co-founder of the Flying Burrito Brothers with Gram Parsons), John Jorgenson, and Herb Pederson (who has played with Linda Ronstadt, Jackson Browne, Mudcrutch, John Fogerty, Stephen Stills and many others). Add Emmylou Harris to that mix, and you’ve got a musical bonfire.
4:00 p.m. Mudcrutch Monday! Mudcrutch Live at the Fonda Theater, Los Angeles, CA, June 26, 2016 (Fan Recorded) NEW!
This is a rarity in every sense of the word. Some days, things just fall in your lap, and that’s what happened here. I hit the veritable motherlode, and this is just the tip of the iceberg. It is a treat to hear Tom Petty and Mudcrutch live in concert, just as it’s a rush to hear Tom Petty with the Heartbreakers on stage. You can’t touch this shit.
The set list for this show will be up and running in the Playlist tab shortly. Just scroll to the bottom!
8:00 p.m. The Inner Sanctum: The Death Ship NEW!
Get your spooky on, people, because The Death Ship just pulled into a port near you.
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Good Morning, Ungovernables! We begin another work week in the Land of Enslavement. Here is your scheduled programming on #BecomeUngovernable Radio.
10:00 a.m. Selections From The Concert for George
One year after George Harrison’s death, his friends and family members gathered at the Royal Albert Hall in London for a celebration of his life and music.
1:00 p.m. Chris Hedges: War is a Force Which Gives Us Meaning
Hedges delves into the American psyche and tries to make sense of our affinity for war.
4:00 p.m. Emmylou Harris & The Desert Rose Band: Bluegrass Festival
In 1986, Emmylou Harris fronted The Desert Rose Band for some traditional bluegrass. The Desert Rose Band consisted of Chris Hillman (The Byrds), Herb Pederson (The Eagles) and bluegrass man John Jorgenson.
7:00 p.m. Robert F. Kennedy: The 1968 Election Speech Given at Townhall