October 6, 2010

The Modcast Early Years - The First Five Shows

I started this modcast back in 2006 and have produced hundreds of shows to date. As you might expect the show has changed over time. I've learned a lot about how to produce a better program (at least I hope so!). Still, the music remains the same.

In case you missed them the first time around here are the first five episodes of the modcast.

Modcast #1: The 80s Mod Scene
The Modsters -- Why Aren't You Dreaming?
Chardon Square -- Lost in the Cartoons
The Question -- Shall Be Love
The Key -- Feeling Special
The Leopards -- Psychadelic Boy
The Targets -- Sax Man
Manual Scan -- Nothing Can Be Everything
The Three O'Clock -- Jetfighter
Modest Proposal -- Seen Your Face Before
Mod Fun -- Live in Yourself

Download Modcast #1

Modcast #2: It's a Mod, Ska and even Garage Rock Kinda World
The Targets – Searching for a Scene
The Jetz – Moderns for a Day
The Idea – Our Way
The Untouchables – Ska Mods
Fishbone – Skankin’ to the Beat
The Untouchables – Lebanon
The Question – Stare you Down
The Pandoras – Stop Pretending

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Modcast #3: In the Garage
The Prisoners -- Better in Black
Thee Headcoatees -- Don't Try and Tell Me
Yard Trauma -- Some People
Chesterfield Kings -- Are You Gonna Be There
The Pandoras -- The Way It's Gonna Be
Gravedigger V -- Spooky
Cynics -- Waste of Time
Fleshtones -- A Hand for the Bands
Salvation Army -- Going Home
Tell-Tale Hearts -- Won't Need Yours
Unclaimed -- Run From Home
The Prisoners -- Maybe I Was Wrong

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Modcast #4: Mod Progeny: What Hath We Wrought?
Mando Diao - Cut the Rope
Solarflares - Unsociable
The Chartists - I'll be Leaving Here
Robbers on High Street - Amanda Green
Ordinary Boys - Life Will be the Death of Me
Maximo Park - Apply Some Pressure
Second Saturday - The Chase
The Made - Not a Piece of Cake
The Pills - Fighting Words
The Walnut Dash - Your Mum
The Platforms - Walk of Shame

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Modcast #5: It's The Power Pop Stupid
Pointed Sticks -- Apologies
The Times -- Whatever Happened To Thamesbeat
Rick Springfield -- Jesse's Girl
The Nerves -- One Way Ticket
Breakaways (w/Paul Collins --Walking Out On Love
Plimsouls -- Everyday Things
The Romantics --What I Like About You
Elvis Costello -- Moods for Moderns
Material Issue -- International Pop Overthrow
Nick Lowe -- Cruel To Be Kind
Squeeze -- Cool For Cats

Download Modcast #5