A Tribute to Fats Domino, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers On the Mojo Tour, The Dead’s Free Piedmont Park Concert & Farewell to “Band On The Run,” Saturday, February 22, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! We have a full slate of programming today, and we do hope you’ll join us!

The Grateful Dead on stage

Here’s Saturday’s line-up:

11:00 a.m.      Album of the Week: Paul McCartney & Wings’ Band On The Run

Our final airing of this masterpiece before we select a new album on Sunday morning!

2:00 p.m.       Goin’ Home: A Tribute to Fats Domino

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Lucinda Williams, Taj Mahal & The New Orleans Social Club, Elton John, and John Lennon all pay tribute to one of the pioneers of rock n’roll.

5:00 p.m.      Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers On the Road in 2010: The Mojo Tour

10:00 p.m.    Live Dead: The Grateful Dead’s Free Concert in Piedmont Park, Atlanta, Georgia (July 7, 1969)

Dead devotees can learn more about this day in Grateful Dead history right here.

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The Pretenders, The Allman Brothers Hang With Eric Clapton, “Live” Dead in Wembly, and The Final Airing of “Eat A Peach,” Saturday, February 15, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! Welcome to some great Saturday programming, including a double-header involving the Allman Brothers Band!

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Here’s your line-up for Saturday:

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

Let’s never forget what a pioneer Chrissie Hynde was on that geetar in women’s rock music. Ever.

2:00 p.m.       The Allman Brothers Band with Eric Clapton: Live 3-19-2009

5:00 p.m.       Album of the Week: Eat A Peach, The Allman Brothers Band

This will be the final airing. When you wake up tomorrow morning for Sixties Sunday, there will be a whole new Album of the Week on the right sidebar of the blog!

10:00 p.m.     Live Dead: The Grateful Dead at Wembley Stadium, England 4-7-72

From the Europe ’72 Tour. We have it all and will eventually get through it all. Don’t miss this one!

Tune in. Turn on. Drop out. Who said that?

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Echoes From the Canyon, Our Weekly “Live Dead,” Final Airing of our Album of the Week, and Happy 70th to Mike Campbell on Saturday, February 1, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! The big news is that we celebrate the 70th birthday today of Tom Petty’s sidekick, Mike Campbell. And we celebrate in style with a great play list.

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Here’s your Saturday line-up:

Album of the Week: It’s a Good Night For Singin’ by Jerry Jeff Walker

We bid a fond farewell to this Jerry Jeff Walker gem. Tomorrow we choose a new album.

2:00 p.m.      Echoes From the Canyon: Various Artists

The birth of the California sound we’ve come to know and love.

6:00 p.m.     Tom Petty & Mike Campbell: The Heartbreakers’ Dynamic Duo

Today we pay tribute to Mike Campbell on his 70th birthday, a very important cog in the Heartbreakers’ wheel. Not only was he Tom Petty’s songwriting partner, but he’s one of the best damned guitarists in the history of rock music. And he is about to release his first album with The Dirty Knobs in March. We’ll be all over that one.

10:00 p.m.    Our Weekly “Live Dead” Episode: Dick’s Picks, Volume 32

Tune us in. You will not regret it. I swear.

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Cosmo’s Factory’s Last Hurrah, Leon Russell Debuts & Another “Live Dead” on Saturday, January 25, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! Today is Cosmo’s Factory‘s last hurrah before we choose a new Album of the Week tomorrow. Leon Russell makes his debut today.

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Here’s your Saturday line-up:

2:00 p.m.     Album of the Week:  Cosmo’s Factory, Creedence Clearwater Revival

5:00 p.m.    Leon Live! Leon Russell at The Long Beach Arena 8-28-72

We welcome Leon Russell’s first live appearance on #BecomeUngovernable Radio.

10:00 p.m   Live Dead: The Grateful Dead From The Universal Ampitheater 7-1-73

Tune us in. NO charges. No commercials. No politicians. No bullshit. Just great music 24/7.

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The Yardbirds Live, Dr. John in the Spotlight, “Live” Dead, Our Folk Music Playlist & Album of the Week, Saturday, January 18, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! That headline’s a mouthful, isn’t it? Like a musical run-on sentence…but in a good way. It means lots of good programming.

Folk Music Collage

Here’s today’s line-up:

11:00 a.m.      The Yardbirds Live at B. B. King’s  Blues Club

2:00 p.m.        Folk Music from A to Z: The House List

Hear Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Arlo Guthrie, Bob Dylan, Dave Van Ronk, Joni Mitchell, Jakob Dylan, Tim Buckley and many others!

5:00 p.m.        In the Spotlight: The Music of Dr. John

7:00 p.m.        Album of the Week: Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd

This will be Dark Side of the Moon’s final run before a new Album of the Week is posted tomorrow! Don’t miss it!

10:00 p.m.     “Live” Dead: The Grateful Dead Live From The Nashville Municipal Auditorium (12/16/78)

Pull up a tab and hang out with us. The music’s great.

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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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The New “Sixties Rotation” Debuts, “Live” Dead, and The Final Airing of “Chicken Skin Music,” on Saturday, January 4, 2020

Good Morning, Ungovernables! We’ve got a really cool new rotation which debuts today called The Sixties Rotation. It is not to be missed!

The Sixties Rotation

Here’s today’s line-up:

2:00 p.m.      The Sixties Rotation

Nearly five hours of the best of the Sixties, as always uninterrupted and with no commercial breaks.

10:00 p.m.    Album of the Week: The final airing of Chicken Skin Music by Ry Cooder

On Sunday, we’ll introduce our new Album of the Week.

11:00 p.m.    Saturday Night “Live” Dead: The Boston Music Hall 1976

TIME CHANGE FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY, PEOPLE.

“Live” Dead will be back at 10 p.m. next Saturday!

What are you waiting for? Do it.

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The Beatles Live in Stockholm, Soul Music ’66, Laura Nyro in the Spotlight, “Hypnotic Eye” finale, and “Live” Dead, Saturday, December 28, 2019

Good Morning, Ungovernables! Welcome to the weekend, and what a great music weekend it will be.

Beatles-Live in Stockholm

Here’s your line-up:

11:00 a.m.     The Beatles: Live in Stockholm 1963

2:00 p.m.       Sweet Soul Music 1966: Various Artists

Hear Carla Thomas, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Joe Tex, The Temptations, Aaron Neville, and man others.

5:00 p.m.       Album of the Week: Hypnotic Eye, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

This will be our final airing. A new album will be airing on Sunday.

10:00 p.m.     “Live” Dead: The Grateful Dead Live From the Mars Hotel (1974)

11:00 p.m.       In the Spotlight: The Music of Laura Nyro

Don’t forget to tune us in!

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The Premiere of “Live Dead,” Otis Redding In the Spotlight, The All-Girl Revue 3, and A Final “Heart Like A Wheel,” Saturday, December 21, 2019

Good Morning, Ungovernables! Today is the premiere of our new Grateful Dead live show, Live Dead, beginning at 10 p.m. EST. Don’t miss it!

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It’s Open Stream until 2 p.m., then the fun starts here!

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

5:00 p.m.     The All-Girl Revue Three, Various Artists

Hear from Linda Ronstadt, Bonnie Raitt, Phoebe Snow, Norah Jones, The Shirelles, Janis Joplin and more!

8:00 p.m.     Album of the Week: Linda Ronstadt’s Heart Like A Wheel

This is the final airing of Heart Like A Wheel; a new album premieres tomorrow!

10:00 p.m.   Premiere of Live Dead: The Grateful Dead Live at The Capitol Theater in New York, June 24, 1970

More than three hours of great music from the world’s ultimate jam band!

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Album of the Week, The Allman Bros and The Grateful Dead Live, and Elvis Presley Makes His Debut, Thursday, December 12, 2019

Good Morning, Ungovernables! We have another airing of Feats Don’t Fail Me Now, some brand new “live” music, and The King makes his debut on #BecomeUngovernable Radio.

Elvis Nashvlle Sessions 1956

 

Here’s today’s line-up:

11:00 a.m.    Album of the Week: Feats Don’t Fail Me Now, Little Feat

This is the fourth studio album by Little Feat, released on August 9, 1974

2:00 p.m.      The Allman Bros Band: Live at the Atlanta International Pop Festival, July 3 & July 5, 1970

5:00 p.m.      The Grateful Dead: Live at the Avalon Ballroom, (1966)

9:00 p.m.      Elvis Presley – Music City: The 1956 Nashville Recordings

Elvis Presley’s Nashville recording sessions came before Nashville was a real hub of the record industry, and when he was truly The King.

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