Saturday, January 24, 2015

North Fork Sound Top 20 - January 25th 2015

Bob Dylan, President Barack Obama
 
1. Bob Dylan: Stay With Me
2. Mark Knopfler: Beryl
3. Dengue Fever: Ghost Voice
4. Android Asteroid: New Beginning
5. Paul Thorn: No Place I'd Rather Be
6. Björk: Quicksand
7. Mickey Newbury: A Long Road Home
8. Lyal Strickland: Hard to Hold
9. Guy Klucevsek: Hymnopedie No. 2
10. Blackie & The Rodeo Kings: Made Of Love (feat. Exene Cervenka)
11. Kim Fowley: Animal Man
12. Joe McGinty, Joey Ramone, Don Yallach: The Wonderful Widow of Eighteen Springs
13. Jon Cleary: Would I Lie To You
14. Kenny Butterill: Gaia Blues
15. Eddie Murphy: Oh Jah Jah
16. Peter Cook & Dudley Moore: Bedazzled
17. E.N. Young: Never Leave Your Side (feat. Gonzo) 
18. Murder By Death: Strange Eyes
19. Jason Moran: Yacht Club Swing
20. Dennis Farnon: Sheepish Bo Peep (feat. Marni Nixon)

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
 The Staple Singers: Freedom Highway Complete
Live at The New Nazareth Missionary Baptist Church - 1965

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
Angel Corpus Christi: Theme From Taxi Driver/NY, NY
Barnstar!: Stay With Me
The Bloodhounds
The Bloodhounds: They Call'm The LSC
Cracker: Waited My Whole Life
Dire Straits: Calling Elvis
The Isley Brothers: This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak for You)
Joe Higgs: You Hurt My Soul 
Julia Holter: In The Green Wild
Karen Dalton: Katie Cruel
Laetitia Sadier 
Laetitia Sadier: By The Sea
The La's: There She Goes
Larry Graham & Graham Central Station: Higher Ground
Lee "Scratch" Perry: Roast Fish and Corn Bread
Lindisfarne: Winter Song
Little Bob Story: Cry Baby
Louie Vega 
Louie Vega (feat. Raul Midon): A Better Day (DJ Spinna remix) 
Lou Reed: Satellite Of Love
Malcolm Morley: Where The River Bends

The MRCYFKS: Release
Mungo's Hi-Fi: Did You Really Know (feat. Soom T)
Red Baraat: Crown Of Spades
Royal Finger Bowl
Royal Finger Bowl: Way Up Yonder In New Orleans
Sleater-Kinney: A New Wave
Whitey Morgan: If You Could Touch Her At All
10,000 Maniacs: Hey Jack Kerouac

Sunday, January 18, 2015

North Fork Sound Top 20 - January 18th 2015

Matt & Kim

1. Matt & Kim: Get It
2. The Whereabouts: Money & Fame
3. Adolph Jacobs: Getting Down With The Game
4. Red Baraat: Crown of Spades
5. The Valentinos: To Show My Love
6. Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra: Storm Rider
7. Jake Xerxes Fussell: Star Girl
8. Idris Elba: Mi Mandela
9. Louie Vega w/Raul Midon: A Better Day (DJ Spinna Remix)
10. Swamp Dogg: The Mind Does the Dancing While the Body Pulls the Strings
11. Albert Lee & Hogan's Heroes: Just Because
12. Ásgeir: Nýfallið Regn
13. Lee Ann Womack: Send It On Down
14. Matthew E. White: Rock & Roll Is Cold
15. Barnstar!: Stay With Me
16. Ryley Walker: Primrose Green
17. The Avener: Fade Out Lines
18. Wake Up Lucid: White Collar Love
19. Kool & The Gang: Celebremos (12" Spanish version)
20. Andrew Weathers: Olympic Peninsula Blues

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
Malcolm Morley: Raw

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
Angel Corpus Christi: Theme from Taxi Driver/New York, NY
Asteroid B-612: Mirror Blues (Final Solution)
Bobby Lord: No More, No More, No More
Bobby Relf & The Laurels: Farewell
Bobby Rush
Bobby Rush: Push and Pull (feat. Frayser Boy)
Bob Corritore: Harmonica Watusi 
Chic: Good Times (12" version)
Clifton Chenier: Opelousas Hop
Emperors of Wyoming: Avalanche Girl 
Hugh Malcolm: Good Time Rock
John Holt: Just The Way You Are
John Kongos
John Kongos: Higher Than God's Hat
Johnny Bernero: Beautiful Dreamer
Johnny Lytle: Pedro Stroller
Johnny Rivers: Long Long Walk
Keith Hudson & King Tubby: I'm Alright
Los Lobos: 27 Spanishes 
Magic Muscle
Magic Muscle: Free As a Bird
The Marvelettes: All The Love That I Got
Mickey Newbury: San Francisco Mabel Joy
Miles Davis All Stars: Yesterdays
The MRCYFKS
The MRCYFKS: 39* 10'N 78* 10'W
Orbert Davis' Chicago Jazz Chamber Ensemble: El Albaicin 
The Pop Group: Trap
Rebel Tumbao: Turn Your Lights Down Low
Sun Ra: Space Loneliness

Sunday, January 11, 2015

North Fork Sound Top 20 - January 11th 2015

Stranger Cole
photo: Beth Lesser
1. Stranger Cole: When I Get My Freedom
2. Simon Scott: Trees Return to Soil
3. Bobby Fuller: I Fought The Law (El Paso demo)
4. Mark Ronson: Daffodils
5. Asteroid B-612: Mirror Blues (Final Solution)
6. Oscar Haus: Sans Titre
7. Gwyneth Moreland: Pine Box Sailor
8. Dan Bodan: Romeo (CFCF Bonus Groove Remix)
9. The Texas Tornados: She Never Spoke Spanish To Me
10. Apache Indian: Chok There
11. Frank Zappa: Watermelon In Easter Hay
12. Gene Vincent: She She Little Sheila
13. Angelfish: Suffocate Me
14. Elvis Presley: True Love Travels On A Gravel Road
15. James Burton: Fools Rush In
16. The Art Of Noise: Art Of Love
17. Arcana: Gone Tomorrow
18. Ike Turner: Please Love Me
19. Hank Williams: Lovesick Blues
20. Elton Britt: Patent Leather Boots

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
Stephen Hunley: The Other Side of Never

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
Bruce Cockburn: The Whole Night Sky
Caleb Caudle: Trade All The Lights (feat. Lydia Loveless) 
Craig Leon
Craig Leon: Ring With Three Concentric Circles
Duane Eddy: Twango
The Doug White Quintet: A Blues Serenade (live)
Family: Sweet Desiree
Geraint Watkins: Mosquito
Glenn Branca
Glenn Branca: The Spectacular Commodity
Hamell on Trial: Happiest Man in the World
Ian Hunter: 23A Swan Hill
Jerry Lee Lewis: Number One Lovin' Man
Joe Henderson: Blue Bossa
Led Zeppelin: Going To California (Mandolin/Guitar Mix)
Lenny Bruce
Lenny Bruce: Three message Movies (A. Narcotics, B. The Truth, C. Tolerance)
ManBreak: Big Buddha
Mavado: Give it All To Me (feat. Nicki Minaj)
Melaza: Abusador
Mose Allison: Parchman Farm
The New Piccadillys
The New Piccadillys: If You Don't Come Back
The Pop Group: Trap
Scott Ainslie: Late Last Night
The Slits
photo: Anton Corbijn 
The Slits: Difficult Fun
Spike: Did You Ever Wanna Go Home
The Supremes: Ain't That Good News
Swans
Swans: Things We Do
Vivian Weathers: Hip Hug
Whitey Morgan: Another Wine
World Famous Headliners: Too Fast For You
Wormburner: Somewhere Else To Be
Wylie & The Wild West
Wylie & The Wild West: 21st Century Blues
Wynton Kelly Trio: Born To Be Blue 


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Sunday, January 4, 2015

North Fork Sound Top 20 January 4th 2014

Whitey Morgan
photo: Clay Abbott 
  
1. Whitey Morgan: Another Wine
2. The New Piccadillys: If You Don't Come Back
3. Inturns: Detour
4. Melaza: Abusador
5. Brika: Overtime
6. The Marcels: So Hard To Please
7. Keith Barrow: Turn Me Up
8. Small Parade: Falling Forward
9. Vince Gill: Liza Jane
10. Rickie Lee Jones: Jolie Jolie
11. Philip Glass Ensemble: Orion - India
12. Jimmie Vaughan: Texas Flood
13. Ahmed Mukhtar: Childhoood
14. Nadine Shah: Stealing Cars
15. Joe Henderson: Blue Bossa
16. The Rolling Stones: Sympathy For The Devil (live, 75)
17. Clifton Chenier: Opelousas Hop
18. The World Famous Headliners: Too Fast For You
19. Bob Marley & The Wailers: Memphis
20. Museum Of Love: Who's Who of Who Cares (Daniel T. & Cooper Saver remix)

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
The Pop Group: Citizen Zombie

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
The 45s
The 45s: Devil of a Woman
Blackie & The Rodeo Kings: I'd Have To Be a Stone
The Bloodhounds: Try A Little Reefer
Canyon Ryde: Beyond Lies The Open Sea
Captain Beefheart: The Human Totem Pole (The 1,000th And 10th Day Of The Human Totem Pole)
Dan Montgomery
Dan Montgomery: Audrey & Hank
Dave Rubin & The Emblems: A Phony
Die Antwoord: Cookie Thumper
Dorsey & Johnny Burnette
Dorsey & Johnny Burnette: My Honey
Garbage: Girls Talk Shit
Hamell on Trial: Happiest Man In The World 
Hand Job Academy: Lena Dunham
Hundred Waters: Murmur
JD McPherson: Let The Good Times Roll
John Halle: The Twist
Ken Parker: The Three Bells (aka Jimmy Brown) 
Lily Allen
photo: Chris Jackson
Lily Allen: Hard Out Here
Lydia Loveless: They Don't Know
Maceo & The Macks: Soul Power '74 
Macy Gray: Hands
Marianne Faithfull: Sparrows Will Sing

Meatbodies
photo: Alice Baxley
Meatbodies: Him
Miles Davis All Stars: Yesterdays
Miles Tackett: Everything
Miriam: I'm Nobody's Baby Now
Monica Heldal
photo: Simon Skreddernes 
Monica Heldal: Boy From The North
Peliroja: Injusticia
Plan B: Pity The Plight (feat. John Cooper Clarke)
Preservation Hall Jazz Band: Careless Love (feat. Merrill Garbus & Frank Demond)
Queen Esther: Oh Sun
Sam Llanas
photo: Steve Azzato
Sam Llanas: To Where You Go 
Satellite Paradiso: Touch The Sky
The Sisters of Mercy: More
Suli Breaks: American't Dream
Tara Fuki: Lecimy
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: American Dream Plan B
The Vacant Lots
photo: Tim Underwood 
The Vacant Lots: Mad Mary Jones
The Western Sizzlers: The Rebel in Me
The Whereabouts: Twenty Thirty Three
Wilko Johnson & Roger Daltrey: All Through The City

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Sunday, December 28, 2014

North Fork Sound 2014 Wrap-Up


Top 50 Tracks
Patti Smith
photo: Mark Sullivan
 
1. Patti Smith w/The Kronos Quartet: Mercy Is
2. Garbage: Girls Talk Shit
3. Peliroja: Injusticia
4. JD McPherson: Let The Good Times Roll
5. Canyon Ryde: Beyond Lies The Open Sea
6. Ambrose Akinmusire: Rollcall For Those Absent
7. Marianne Faithfull: Sparrows Will Sing
8. Mikel Rouse: The Law Of Average (Composite)
9. Dan Montgomery: Crack Home
10. Shooter Jennings: Living In A Minor Key
11. Glen David Andrews: Lower Power (w/Anders Osborne)
12. Fat White Family: Touch The Leather Redux
13. Wormburner: Somewhere Else To Be
14. Estelle: Make Her Say (Beat It Up)
15. Scott Ainslie: Late Last Night
16. Kenny Butterill: Good Thing That Couldn't Happen Here
17. Tony Joe White: Alligator, Mississippi
18. Satellite Paradiso: Touch The Sky
19. The MRCYFKS: 39* 10'N 78* (Dick on the Headstone)
20. Bryan Ferry: Loop De Li
21. Dave Rubin & The Emblems: Walkin' Bass
22. The 45s: Devil of a Woman
23. Lily Allen: Hard Out Here
24. My Darling Clementine: King of the Carnival
25. The Whereabouts: TwentyThirtyThree
26. Macy Gray: Hands
27. Vashti Bunyan: Jellyfish
28. Meghan Trainor: Dear Future Husband
29. Mike Doughty: Light Will Keep Your Heart Beating in the Future
30. The Vacant Lots: Mad Mary Jones
31. Swans: Some Things We Do
32. Queen Esther: Oh, Sun
33. Edward Rogers: Street Fashion
34. Morrissey: Istanbul
35. Emperors of Wyoming: Avalanche Girl
36. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers: American Dream Plan B
37. Blackie & the Rodeo Kings: I'd Have To Be  A Stone
38. Carlene Carter: Troublesome Waters (w/Willie Nelson)
39. Hundred Waters: Murmurs
40. Imelda May: It's Good To Be Alive
41. Lost Leaders: Keeping Busy Feeling Fine
42. Boy George: King of Everything
43. Lily & Madeleine: Blue Blades
44. Caleb Caudle: Trade All The Lights (feat. Lydia Loveless)
45. Jenny Dee & The Deelinquents: Getaway
46. Sean Rowe: Desiree
47. Miles Tackett: Everything
48. Wylie & The Wild West: 21st Century Blues
49. Hand Job Academy: Lena Dunham
50. Candi Staton: I Ain't Easy to Love (w/John Paul White & Jason Isbell)

Top 25 Albums
Sleaford Mods
illustration: Cun Shi/The New Yorker
  
1. Sleaford Mods: Chubbed Up +
2. Hollie Cook: Twice
3. Geraint Watkins: Moustique
4. The New Piccadillys: Introducing...
5. Nurse With Wound & Graham Bowers: ExcitoToxicity
6. Hamell On Trial: Happiest Man In The World
7. Monica Heldal: Boy From The North
8. Die Antwoord: Donker Mag
9. Hookworms: The Hum
10. Lydia Loveless: Somewhere Else
12. Miriam: Nobody's Baby
13. The Bloodhounds: Let Loose!
14. Bill Frisell: Guitar In The Space Age!
15. Melaza: Melaza
16. Wilko Johnson & Roger Daltrey: Going Back Home
17. Simian Ghost: The Veil
18. Jesse Winchester: A Reasonable Amount Of Trouble
29. Tara Fuki: Winna
20. The Bad Plus: The Rite of Spring
21. Perfume Genius: Too Bright
22. Mungo's Hi Fi: Serious Dubs
23. The Rolling Stones: From The Vaults: L.A. Forum, 1975
24. Dean Wareham: Dean Wareham
25. Sleaford Mods: Austerity Dogs

Top 25 Compilations/Reissues
Captain Beefheart
photo: Ed Caraeff

1. Captain Beefheart: Sun Zoom Spark (1970-1972)
2. Craig Leon: Nommos Visiting
3. Robert Wyatt: Different Every Time - Ex Machina
4. V/A: Paris DJs Soundsystem - Dis Is Reggae Soul Vol. 1
5. The Small Faces: Here Come The Nice
6. Ian Hunter: The Artful Dodger
7. Waylon Jennings: Right For The Time (Remembered)
8. The Velvet Underground: The Velvet Underground
9. John Kongos: Kongos
10. V/A: Bristol Boys Make More Noise - The Soundtrack 1974-1981
11. V/A: Music City Vocal Groups - Greasy Love Songs of Teenage Romance, Regret, Hope & Depair
12. David Bowie: Nothing Has Changed
13. V/A: Full Up - Bunny 'Striker' Lee's Early Reggae Productions
14. Family: History
15. V/A: Blue Note - Uncompromising Expression
16. V/A: Paul Murphy Presents the Return of Jazz Club
17. Oasis: Definitely Maybe (Remastered Deluxe Edition)
18. The Pop Group: We Are Time
19. The Kinks: The Essential Kinks
20. V/A: Front Line - Sounds Of Reality
21. Glenn Branca: Lesson No. 1
22. Bruce Cockburn: Rumours Of Glory
23. Nils Lofgren: Face The Music 
24. V/A: Come Spy With Us: The Secret Agent Songbook 
25. Annette Peacock: I Belong to a World That's Destroying Itself

Top 25 Remakes
Keith Richards
 
1. Keith Richards: Words of Wonder/Get Up Stand Up
2. King Penguin: She Don't Care About Time
3. Camille: Lilac Wine
4. Speedometer: Happy
5. Jason D. Williams: Fingernails
6. Neville Staple: Hypocrite
7. Dr. John: That's My Home (feat. Wendell Brunious)
8. Jim Oblon: Blueberry Hill
9. Eric Clapton: Sensitive Kind (feat. Don White)
10. Paul Rodgers: Walk On By
11. Jerry Lee Lewis: Little Queenie
12. Mott The Hoople: Saturday Gigs (11/17/13, Manchester)
13. Amanda Thorpe: Brother Can You Spare A Dime
14. Robyn Hitchcock: The Ghost In You
15. James Williamson: I Got A Right (feat. Lisa Kekaula)
16. JD McPherson: I Wish You Would
17. Regina Carter: Hickory Wind
18. Simple Minds: Let the Day Begin
19. Savages: Dream Baby Dream (live)
20. Neil Young: Reason To Believe (Third Man version)
21. Amy LaVere: Dark Moon
22. Todd Terje: Johnny and Mary (feat. Bryan Ferry)
23. Henry Butler & Steven Bernstein: Buddy Bolden's Blues
24. Schizo Fun Addict: Suspiria
25. Steven Wilson: The Day Before You Came

North Fork Sound Will Never Forget
01/03/14 Phil Everly
01/05/14 Eusébio
01/07/14 Sir Run Run Shaw
01/09/14 Amiri Bakara
01/13/14 Freddie 'Fingers' Lee
01/13/14 Ronny Jordan
01/22/14 Roy Cicala
01/27/14 Pete Seeger
02/02/14 William 'Bunny Rugs' Clarke
02/03/14 Gloria Leonard
02/09/14 Marius
02/13/14 Marty Thau
02/14/14 Sir Tom Finney
03/15/14 Scott Asheton
03/22/14 Mickey Duff
03/29/14 Billy Mundi
04/06/14 Leee Black Childers
04/11/14 Jesse Winchester
04/29/14 Bob Hoskins
04/25/14 Linnea 'Bunny' Yeager
06/02/14 Weldon Myrick 
06/09/14 Rik Mayall
06/12/14 Jimmy Scott
06/15/14 Casey Kasem
06/19/14 Gerry Goffin
06/22/14 Felix Dennis
06/24/14 Eli Wallach
06/27/14 Bobby Womack
07/11/14 Tommy ‘Ramone’ Erdelyi
07/11/14 Charlie Haden
07/16/14 Johnny Winter
07/23/14 Dora Bryan
08/07/14 Henry Stone
08/11/14 Robin Williams
08/12/14 Lauren Bacall
08/29/14 Bobbie Clarke
09/01/14 David Anderle
09/04/14 Hopeton Lewis
09/11/14 Bob Crewe
09/11/14 Cosimo Matassa
09/11/14 John Gustafson
10/01/14 Lyndsey de Paul
10/07/14 Lou Whitney
10/19/14 John Holt
10/25/14 Jack Bruce
12/02/14 Bobby Keys
12/03/14 Ian McLagan
12/04/14 Bob Montgomery
12/18/14 Mandy Rice-Davies
 
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