Friday, November 30, 2012

MacHouston Baker, RIP

Mickey "Guitar" Baker
October 15, 1925 – November 27, 2012
photo: Jim Herrington

Monday, November 26, 2012

Christopher Thomas "Chris" Stamp, R.I.P.

Chris Stamp 
(July 7, 1942 – November 24, 2012)

Sunday, November 25, 2012

North Fork Sound Top 20 - November 25th 2012


1. Dels: You Live In My Head
2. Paul Cebar & David Greenberger: Just Like Knowing
3. Slim Gaillard: Yip Roc Heresy
4. Speech Debelle: Live For The Message (The Refix)
5. Beth Orton: Call Me The Breeze
6. Charlie Parker: Ko-Ko
7. Nappy Riddem: Angle It (DJ Wood Remix)
8. T.G. Sheppard: Tryin' To Beat The Morning Home
9. Lianne La Havas: Age (Radio Mix)
10. Suns Of Arqa: The Sky Shall Vanish (feat. John Cooper Clark)
11. Gang Of Four: I Found That Essence Rare
12. Rockpile: Pet You And Hold You
13. The Band: Move To Japan
14. Son House: Death Letter Blues
15. Gary US Bonds: Why Don't You Spend Christmas With Me
16. Bex Marshall: Big Man
17. Konshens: Stop Sign
18. The Leroi Brothers: Pretty Little Lights Of Town
19. Horace Andy: Can't Fool The Youths
20. Kevin Ayers: May I?

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
Marco Benevento: TigerFace
Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
Bo Diddley: Funny Talk
Bob Mould: Keep Believing
 Brian Auger
Brian Auger: Kiko
Brinsley Schwarz: Nervous On The Road (But Can't Stay At Home) 
Crispian St. Peters: You Were On My Mind
 Christine Perfect
Christine Perfect: Crazy 'bout You Baby
Delbert McClinton: Right To Be Wrong
Donald Fagen: Slinky Thing
The Eagles: Lyin' Eyes
Gene Vincent: Pink Thunderbird
Junior Murvin & Dillinger: Roots Train 12"
Kvety: Na Uteku 
Lonnie Mack
Lonnie Mack: Down And Out
Marianne Faithfull: Love Song
Max, Niney & Scratch: Babylon's Burning
The Mermen: With No Definite Future And No Purpose Other Than To Prevail Somehow
 OLO Worms
OLO Worms: Strays
The Pointer Sisters: Yes We Can Can
Prince Fatty: Wet Dream (feat. George Dekker & Alcapone) 
The Pulsars: Suffocation
The Pursuit Of Happiness: I'm An Adult Now (original Canadian 7" version)
Rico: Man From Wareika
Sheila & B Devotion: You Light My Fire 
Sophie Madeleine: Oil & Gold
Swamp Dogg: The Mind Does The Dancing While The Body Pulls The Strings
The The: This Is The Day

Sunday, November 18, 2012

North Fork Sound Top 20 - November 18th 2012

Donald Fagen
illustration: Greg Joens @

1. Donald Fagen: Slinky Thing
2. Brian Eno: Lux 4
3. Bad Religion: Fuck You
4. Kvety: Lesni Duch
5. Snowgoose: Hazy Lane
6. Jack Ellister: Dear Prudence
7. Vince Gill: Just Pleasing You
8. Magic Sam: Twenty One Days In Jail
9. Porcupine Tree: The Incident (live)
10. Vespero: Jennifer
11. Captain Beefheart & Frank Zappa: Orange Claw Hammer (KWST-FM, '75)
12. nick nicely: Rosemary's Eyes
13. Eric Heatherly: Swimming In Champagne
14. Thunderclap Newman: Something In the Air
15. Madness: La Luna
16. Edgar Oliver: In The Park
17. The Who: Blue Red And Grey
18. Genevieve Waite: Femme Fatale
19. Citigrass: Ain't Gonna Change (live)
20. Gian Franco & Gian Piero Reverberi: Preparati La Bara/Nel Cimitero Di Tucson

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
Led Zeppelin: Celebration Day

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
Andrew May: Chant/Songe
Bob Mould: Keep Believing
Brik & Shenale: Je Suis Mal A Propos  
Errol Dunkley
Errol Dunkley: A Little Way Different
Graham Parker & The Rumour: Coathangers
Joe Brown: You've Got Your Troubles
Jon Herington: Shine Shine Shine
Ketty Lester: Love Letters
Leo Kottke: A Child Should Be A Fish
 Lou Pallo
Lou Pallo: Mr. Sandman (feat. Arlen Roth)
Luna: Dream Baby Dream
Lyle Brewer (w/Duke Levine): Chitlins Con Carne
Nancy Sinatra
Nancy Sinatra: You Only Live Twice
Neomythics: Now We Know
Paul Kelly: Come Lay Some Lovin' On Me
Primal Scream: Movin' On Up
Ray Davies: The Tourist
 Ray Wylie Hubbard
Photo: Todd Wolfson  
Ray Wylie Hubbard: South Of The River
Rico: Man From Warieka
Sonny Burgess: Red Headed Woman
The Star Spangles: The Sins Of A Family Fall On The Daughter (live)
 Tim Hart & Maddy Prior
Tim Hart & Maddy Prior: False Knight On The Road
The Tyla Gang: Young Lords
Wreckless Eric & Amy Rigby: 1983
Wynonie Harris: Good Morning Judge

Sunday, November 11, 2012

North Fork Sound Top 20 - November 11th 2012

 Urna Chahar-Tugchi
photo: Robert Zollitsch

1. Urna Chahar-Tugchi: Sangjidorji  
2. Neomythics: Now We Know (feat. Harvey Mandel)
3. Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale: The Train That Carried My Gal From Town     
4. Lyle Brewer: Chitlins Con Carne
5. OLO Worms: Snake
6. Andrew May: Chant/Songe
7. Lee Dorsey: Holy Cow
8. Fatoumata Diawara: Kanou
9. Hylo Brown: The Prisoner's Song
10. Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown: Downtown Tonight
11. Jet Harris: Besame Mucho
12. Jon Herington: Shine Shine Shine
13. Anton Barbeau w/Three Minute Tease: When I Was 46 (In The Year 13)
14. The Pretty Things: Helter Skelter
15. Clancy Eccles All Stars: CN Express
16. Led Zeppelin: Kashmir (live)
17. The Royals: Free Speech And Movement
18. The Luck of Eden Hall: Bangalore
19. Nektar: 2000 Light Years from Home (feat. Simon House)
20. Starskins: The Silver Chord

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
Joe Brown: The Ukelele Album

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
Ace: I Ain't Gonna Stand For This No More
The Albion Country Band: I Was A Young Man
Alex McMurray
photo: Bob Adameck
Alex McMurray: All My Rivers
Alex McMurray: One Step Away From The Hole
Aswad: Back To Africa
Cam Deas: Modern Man In Search Of A Song
Carlene Carter: Hurricane
Doyle Dukes: Hurricanes, Earthquakes and Tomatoes
Etana: Reggae
The Flamin Groovies: The Girl Can't Help It
Guy Clark: Stuff That Works
James Blood Ulmer & Memphis Blood Blues w/Vernon Reid: I Live The Life I Love
Jenny Lewis: See Fernando
 MX-80 Sound
Bloomington, IN, 1977 
MX-80 Sound: You're Not Alone
Ollabelle: No More My Lawd
The Paragons: Happy Go Lucky Girl
Philip Glass Ensemble: Trial
Rico: Man From Wareika
Rodney Crowell: 'Til I Gain Control Again
Roy Hall: Off-beat Boogie
Unicorn: Country Road
 Wanda Jackson
Wanda Jackson: Down Past The Bottom

promos (cds/vinyl only, please) to:
North Fork Sound
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New Suffolk
NY, 11956

Sunday, November 4, 2012

North Fork Sound Top 20 - November 4th 2012

Graham Parker & The Rumour
photo: Kevin Mazur

1. Graham Parker & The Rumour: Coathangers
2. The Sensations: I Found My Love
3. Wendy Rene: After Laughter (Comes Tears)
4. Fairport Convention: Stranger To Himself
5. The Pursuit Of Happiness: Glamorous Death
6. James Blood Ulmer & the Memphis Blood Blues w/Vernon Reid: I Live The Life I Love
7. Rosie Flores: Drug Store Rock and Roll
8. Prince: 18 & Over
9. Reverend Horton Heat: Ain't No Saguaro in Texas
10. Aswad: Back To Africa
11. DJ Shadow: Won't You Be
12. Ollabelle: No More My Lawd
13.Will Hatcher: Who Am I Without You Baby
14. The Chosen Few: Tears Of A Clown
15. Eric Heatherly: Swimming In Champagne
16. Charlie Wilson & His Hayloft Gang: The Beer Party
17. Lord Creator: Kingston Town
18. Seasick Steve: Fly By Night
19. Jeff Lynne: Showdown
20. Iggy Pop & The Zig Zags: If I'm In Luck I Might Get Picked Up

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
Alex McMurray: I Will Never Be Alone in This Land

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
Andre Williams & The Sadies: I Gotta Get Shorty Out Of Jail
Austin Faithful: I'm In A Rocking Mood
The Band: Atlantic City
Bread, Love & Dreams: Brother John
Brinsley Schwarz: It's been So Long 
Danny Paul Grody: Lookout Point
Dubblestandart w/Ari Up

Dubblestandart: Surrender (feat. Ari Up)
Egg: Wind Quartet 1
Guy Clark: Stuff That Works
ManBreak: Ready Or Not
Martin Newell: Before The Hurricane
Michael Chapman & The Woodpiles: A Stranger's Map Of Texas
Michael Chapman & The Woodpiles: Goodwill Cowboys Ride Again
The Moles
The Moles: We Are The Moles (Pt. 1)
The Philip Glass Ensemble: Trial
Ray Davies: Thanksgiving Day
Rockpile: A Knife And A Fork
 Rodney Crowell

Rodney Crowell: Standing On A Rock
Rose Maddox: Wild, Wild Young Men
The Sex Patels: Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick
The Sex Pistols: Submission

The hurricane set us back a bit last week...almost back to abnormal now...

promos (CDs & vinyl only, please) to:
PO Box 45
New Suffolk
NY, 11956