Sunday, October 26, 2014

North Fork Sound Top 20 - October 26th 2014

Hollie Cook
photo: Martei Korley 
1. Hollie Cook: Ari Up
2. Magic Muscle: Free As A Bird
3. Bruce Cockburn: Waterwalker
4. Scott Walker + Sunn O))): Bull
5. Clarence Garlow: Crawfishin'
6. Lack of Afro: Freedom (feat. Jack Tyson-Charles)
7. Jherek Bischoff: Puffinsmilk
8. Neil Young: Who's Gonna Stand Up ('live' version)
9. Acid Baby Jesus: Diogenes
10. Somi: Four African Women
11. Mungo's Hi Fi: Get A Lick (feat. Blackout JA)
12. Thurston Moore: The Best Day
13. The Western Sizzlers: Twelve Bar Humbug
14. Speedometer: Happy
15. Willis Jackson: Nuther'n Like Thuther'n
16. Lewis Reed: Your Love
17. Kalbata & Mixmonster: Congo Beat the Drum (feat. Major Mackerel)
18. The Starlites: Valarie
19. Led Zeppelin: The Crunge
20. Johnny Bass: Boppin' It

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
Glenn Tilbrook: Happy Ending

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
Ashley Monroe: The Morning After 
The Band: Life Is A Carnival (live)
Billy Edd  Wheeler: Three Fingered Banjo Pickin' Man
Bobby Charles
Bobby Charles: Walking To New Orleans
Brent Dowe: It Was Love
Brian Wilson: Someone To Watch Over Me
The Chi-Lites: Have You Seen Her
Culture: Natty Never Get Weary
Tatiana Hammond (Daisy House)
Daisy House: Two Sisters
Danny Thompson: No Love is Sorrow (feat. Bert Jansch)
Darrel Higham: When The Blues Come Around
Earles Of Leicester: Dig A Hole In The Meadow
Elvis Costello & the Attractions: Too Far Gone
Latif Gardez (Gardez Darkx)
Gardez Darkx: Bliss
Gil Scott-Heron: Pieces Of A Man
Hiss Golden Messenger: Southern Grammar
Jarekus Singleton
photo: Nikki/Infinite Ink 
Jarekus Singleton: Purposely
The Jesus And Mary Chain: Happy When It Rains
Jimmie Vaughan: Why, Why, Why
John Fogerty: Almost Saturday Night
The Kinks: Better Things
Kris Kristofferson: Sugar Man
Lost On The River
The New Basement Tapes: Spanish Mary
Man: Bananas (Glastonbury, '94)
Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives: Life Has Its Little Ups and Downs
The Marvelettes
The Marvelettes: Too Many Fish In The Sea
The Quintet: Wee (aka Allen's Alley) (live)
Spectrum: Lord I Don't Even Know My Name
The Standells: Sometimes' Good Guys Don't Wear White
Sugar Minott: A Change Is Gonna Come
Sunny Sweeney: Bad Girl Phase
Talisman: Run Come Girl
Thompson: Careful
Winston Williams & Pat Kelly: Sweet Like Candy
Yellow Magic Orchestra: Firecracker

Sunday, October 19, 2014

North Fork Sound Top 20 - October 19th 2014

photo: Steve Gullick
1. Hookworms: On Leaving
2. David Bowie: Sue (or In A Season of Crime)
3. The Pop Group: Amnesty Report
4. Vashti Bunyan: Shell
5. Ani DiFranco: Woe Be Gone
6. The Holmes Brothers: Stayed At The Party
7. The New Basement Tapes: Spanish Mary (feat. Rhiannon Giddens)
8. Gary Stewart: She's Acting Single (I'm Drinking Doubles)
9. Al Maytone: Do Good
10. Jarekus Singleton: Purposely     
11. Cornell Campbell: Nothing Don't Come Easy
12. Brian Wilson: Someone To Watch Over Me
13. Buckethead: Mustang
14. DA!: Mirrors
15. Kris Kristofferson: Sugar Man
16. Sweet Sensation: Take It While It's Hot (12" version)
17. Foo Fighters: Something From Nothing
18. Joss Stone: Tell Me 'Bout It
19. Blind Willie Johnson: Lord, I Just Can't Keep From Crying
20. Jimmy Heap: Go Ahead On

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
Various Artists: Bristol Boys Make More Noise!

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
Admiral Bailey: Politician
Andre Williams
Andre Williams: Cadillac Jack
Bob Dylan: It Ain't Me Babe
Dr. John: What A Wonderful World (feat. Nicholas Payton & The Blind Boys of Alabama)
Donnie Elbert: Wild Child
Doug Sahm: My Dearest Darling (live)
Hossam Ramzy
Hossam Ramzy: Ya Weh-shah (You Bad Girl)
Grimethorpe Colliery Band: The William Tell Overture
Hiss Golden Messenger: Southern Grammar
Ijahman: Whip That Taratula (Moulding) (Dub Mix)
Imelda May
Imelda May: I Wanna Dance
James Brown: Stoned To The Bone
James Hunter: Better Luck Next Time
The Kinks: Better Things
The Kirchen Band: (Oh Baby) Beedleumbo
Madness: Dust Devil (Ashley Beedle Warbox mix)
Merle Haggard: I Think I'll Just Stay Here And Drink
Tor, Monica Heldal, ht, Øyvind Blomstrøm
WPKN, Bridgeport 10/17/14
Monica Heldal: Scarlet
The New Age Steppers: Bad For My Nerves
Nick Lowe: One's Too Many (And a Hundred Ain't Enough) 
The Ramones: Here Today, Gone Tomorrow
Randy Travis: Promises (w/Shelby Lynne)
T.G. Sheppard: 15 Rounds With Jose Cuervo (feat. Delbert McClinton)
Warren Zevon: Life'll Kill Ya

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Sunday, October 12, 2014

North Fork Sound Top 20 - October 12th 2014

Bob Seger
photo: Amy Weiser 
1. Bob Seger: Hey Gypsy
2. Monica Heldal: Scarlet
3. White & Torch: Parade
4. The 5 Royales: It Hurts Inside
5. Johnny Marr: Dynamo
6. Anna Lunoe: All Out
7. Sonny Vincent & Spite: Dog On The Subway
8. Dharma B Meets Ace of Clubs: Everything's Goin' to the Beat
9. Billy Fury & The Four Jays: Turn My Back On You
10. Francis Poulenc: Gymnopedie No. 1
11. Marc Ribot: The Last Polka
12. Randy Travis: Promises (feat. Shelby Lynne)
13. Soom T: Na Na Na
14. Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn: New South Africa
15. Enrique Ugarte: Indiferente
16. Brenda Lee: Bigelow 6-2000
17. The Upsetters: Domino Game
18. Ann Peebles: Run, Run, Run
19. Nell Robinson: Happy To Go (w/John Doe)
20. The Cure: Hello Goodbye

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
Various Artists: Bunny 'Striker' Lee's Full Up

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups' 
Andre Williams: Cadillac Jack
B. Davis: Overstanding Dub 
Billy Edd Wheeler

Billy Edd Wheeler: Fried Chicken and a Country Tune
Bobby Rush: Hen Pecked (feat. Frayser Boy)
C.L. Stealers feat. Little Annie: Interactive
The Clash: Safe European Home
Craig Moreau: Uptown Pony
The Cramps: Tear It Up
Cream: Dance The Night Away
Dale Watson: The Honky Tonkiest Beer Joint
The Fabulous Thunderbirds: Extra Jimmies
Gallon Drunk
Gallon Drunk: Dust In The Light
Harvey Mandel: Summer Sequence
Ian Dury & The Blockheads: Sweet Gene Vincent
Isadora: Come On Back
Junior Murvin: Jack Slick
 Kristian Hoffman
photo: Rocky Schenck 
Kristian Hoffman: Blackpool Lights
LCD Soundsystem: One Touch
Man: Romain (live, Glastonbury, '94)
Marvin Gaye: I Want You
Maya Beiser
photo: ioulex
Maya Beiser: Kashmir
Mickey Newbury: 33rd of August/When the Baby in my Lady Gets the Blues
Ned Miller: From A Jack To A King
Phil Greenberg: Fresh Snow, Clear Skies
Queen Esther
Queen Esther: Jet Airliner
Roky Erickson & The Aliens: If You Have Ghosts
Scott Ainslie: Avalon Blues
The Sisters Of Mercy: Walk Away
Terry Garland: Everything But The Shoes
Tinariwen: Amidinin
Tom Petty: Only A Broken Heart
Tulipomania: Don't Be So Sure

Sunday, October 5, 2014

North Fork Sound Top 20 - October 5th 2014

JD McPherson

1. JD McPherson: I Wish You Would
2. Martin Rev: Funny
3. Thompson: Family
4. Nicholas Payton: Four
5. Joe White: Someone To Call Me Own
6. Bobby Rush: Hen Pecked (feat. Frayser Boy)
7. Johnny Winter: Okie Dokie Stomp (w/Brian Setzer)
8. Shelby Lynne: Black Light Blue
9. Otis Clay & Johnny Rawls: Only You Know and I Know
10. The Pink Fairies: Do It
11. Awa Sangho: Emama
12. Little Twitch: Devil Send You Come
13. Terry Garland: Everything But The Shoes
14. The Electric Stars: Georgie (the Brightest Star)
15. B. Davis: Overstanding Dub
16. Oasis: Cast No Shadow
17. Craig Moreau: Uptown Pony
18. Charlie Musselwhite & The City Champs: If I Should Have Bad Luck
19. The Magician: Sunlight (feat. Years & Years)
20. Sean Rowe: Desiree

North Fork Sound Alb O' The Week
Tulipomania: This Gilded Age

Last Week's Listener 'Thumbs-Ups'
The's: Fruit Bubble Love
10,000 Maniacs: Poison In The Well
Admiral Tibet
photo: Shizuo Ishii
Admiral Tibet: Serious Time
Billy Bragg: Farm Boy
Captain Beefheart: Flat Mattress
Clarence Clemons & The Red Bank Rockers: A Woman's Got The Power
Cream: Dance The Night Away
Darrel Higham: Love Is My Business
Elle King
Elle King: Ex's and Oh's
Garbage: Cup Of Coffee
The Grateful Dead: When I Paint My Masterpiece (live)
Imelda May: It's Good To Be Alive
Jesse Winchester: Every Day I Get The Blues
Jorma Kaukonen: Leave The Light On
Junior Murvin: Jack Slick
Kristian Hoffman: Blackpool Lights
Marcia Ball
Marcia Ball: The Squeeze is On (feat. Terrance Simien)
Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives: Geraldine
Maya Beisin: Lithium
The Paragons: Wear You To The Ball
Paul Cebar: No Love Today
Ray Davies
photo: Filip Wouters
Ray Davies: Vietnam Cowboys
Roberto Roena: Que Se Sepa 
Robert Plant: Embrace Another Fall
Sheila Chandra
Sheila Chandra: A Sailor's Life
Skrillex: Breakn A Sweat (feat. members of The Doors)