April 19, 2021

Modcast #478: This Is It

No more rehearsing and nursing of parts, this is it, the show of shows, and who knows what heights we're gonna hit with this one. They say a good day starts with a good breakfast. So, a good week should start with a good modcast. Kick off your week with Modcast #478: This Is It.

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The Lodger -- Black And White (2021)
The False Positives -- Do It Wrong All Over Again (2021)
Local Drags -- Think Straight (2021)
Pale Lips -- Doo-Wop Showaddywaddy (2019)
The Forty Nineteens -- Time Marches On (2021)
Radio Days -- I Got A Love (2020)
Skinny -- Eyes Wide Open (2012)
The Credits -- A New Direction (2018)

Parade -- Dressed for Club And Country (2015)
The Cheap Cassettes -- Lil' Bit Everyday (2021)
Irene Peña -- Wherever You Are (2021)
The Shake -- What You Got To Say (2019)
Triptides -- It Won't Hurt You (2021)
The Routes -- Mesmerised (2021)
Sharp Class -- Time Meant Nothing To Me (2021)
Bruce Moody -- One Desire (198?)

Sharp Class – Living For Kicks (Acoustic)

Triptides - Hand of Time

Radio Days -- Till the End of the Night

April 11, 2021

Modcast #477: Gateway Drugs

What was your first musical crush? What was the band that was a gateway to other similar acts?  That's the focus of this week's modcast with Mary Queen of Cosmos joining in the fun.  And it's a monster. One of the longest ever. Action packed from top to bottom with a crazy mix of genres from acid jazz to punk to soul.

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Sex Pistols -- Anarachy in the UK
Bikini Kill -- Rebel Girl
The Jam -- In The City
The Julie Ruin -- Planet You
Oingo Boingo -- Only A Lad
The Cure -- Jumping Someone Elses's Train
Echo & The Bunnymen -- Bedbugs and Ballyhoo
Fontaines DC -- Boys in the Better Land
The Style Council -- The Whole Point of No Return
Swing Out Sister --- Breakout
Corduroy -- (I Know Where The) Good Times (Have Gone)
US3 -- Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)
Stevie Wonder -- Sir Duke
Four Tops -- I Can't Help Myself
Raphael Saadiq -- Big Easy
Combustible Edison -- Millionaire's Holiday

April 4, 2021

Modcast #476: And Now For Something A Little Different

This modcast is a happy hour in and of itself, the perfect accompaniment to your own cocktail party. That's the good thing about modcasts, they're always there when youw want them. So hit the pause button and go mix yourself a tasty libation, don't be stingy with the booze, Mr. Suave doesn't allow subtle drinks. Then sit back and let this one wash over you from a completely fresh angle.

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Cornelius -- Cannabis (1994)
Thievery Corporation -- Coming From The Top (1999)
Combustible Edison -- Short Double Latte (1996)
Esquivel -- Johnson Rag (1960)
Mini Groove Orchestra -- Pom Pop (2003)
Corduroy -- Moshi Moshi (1998)
Towa Tei -- The Sound Museum (2004)

Pizzicato Five -- Twiggy Twiggy (Twiggy vs James Bond) (1994)
The Karminsky Experience, Inc. -- Exploration (1997)
Pimp Daddy Nash -- Balloon To The Moon (1998)
Nicola Conte -- Mambo De Los Dandies (2001)
Club Des Belugas -- Skip To The Bip (Brazil Mix) (2006)
Johnny Astro -- Patio Pizzicato (1999)

The Karminsky Experience -- Exploration

CORNELIUS - "Count Five or Six" - Yo Gabba Gabba!

Combustible Edison - Laura's Aura