Thursday, October 30, 2008

October 28, 2008: The Damned, Thrillpeddlers, Thee Merry Widows & Kitten On The Keys



DANG!!! Yet another classic featuring an all star line-up. First we spoke with Jonathan Horton of the SF Grand Guignol theater company the Thrillpeddlers about their 9th annual Shocktoberfest performances. Then we caught up with Miss Eva from Thee Merry Widows/The White Barons we discussed Thee Widow's recent European tour and their upcoming (11/1) gig at Benders (SF) for the 14th annual Soap Box derby pre-party. Kitten On The Keys entertained us with stories of the tials and tribulations of living in the city, her last tour with The Damned and filming a steamy - or gassy rather - scene with Grease Daddy Thunder. It all culminated during the grand finally when Monty and Stu West of The Damned dropped by, just prior to hittin' the stage at Slim's, to discuss The Damned's lasted release "So, Who's Paranoid" and other goings on with The Damned. All Action All The Time - DON'T MISS THIS ONE!!!!

Set List
THE RYTHME ROCKERS: Madness Oh! Oh! - Honey/Madness 7" [1960]

THE DAMNED: Ignite (live) - Molten Lager [1995]
SCREAMNING LORD SUTCH AND THE SAVAGES: Dracula's Daughter - Dracula's Daughter 7" [1964]
JACK MALMSTEN: Satan Takes A Holiday - Ultra-Lounge, Vol. 3: Space Capades [1996]
THE PHANTOM JETS: Swingin' Zombie Heads - Phantom Jet Set [2008]

::: Interview - Jonathan Horton of The Thrillpeddlers :::

MC5/DKT [w/Dave Vanian]: Looking At You - Sonic Revolution: Live At The 100 Club [2004]
THE BAGS: Survive - Survive / Babylonian Gorgon 7" [1978]
THE DAMNED: It's A Real Time Thing - Short Music For Short People [1999]
THEE MERRY WIDOWS: All Of Them Witches - Revenge Served Cold [2006]

::: Interview - Miss Eva of Thee Merry Widows feat. Thunder :::

THE WHITE BARONS: Mercy,Mercy - Up All Night With The White Barons [2007]
T.S.O.L.: Politics - demo [2005]
JOHNNY MOPED: Incendiary Device - Incendiary Device / No One 7" [1977]
THE DAMNED: Thrill Kill - Grave Disorder [2001]
THE DAMNED: Citadel - Friday The 13th EP [1981]

::: Interview - Kitten On The Keys feat. Thunder :::

THE DAMNED: Little Miss Disaster - So, Who's Paranoid [2008]
THE DAMNED: Thanks For The Night - Thanks For The Night 12" [1984]

::: Interview - Monty and Stu West of The Damned :::

THE DAMNED: Democracy? - Live on Fox Rox [2004]
ADOLESCENTS: Welcome To Reality - Welcome To Reality 7" [1981]
ADOLESCENTS: O.C. Confidential - Live at House of Blues [2003]

THE DAMNED: Noise, Noise, Noise - The Radio One Sessions [1996]

Upcoming Shows
11/04 @ 6-8pm: NO SHOW - Pirate Cat Radio Election Night Special [live set]
11/11 @ 6-8pm: The Phenomenauts and Horror X (Johnny Dee) [live set]
11/18 @ 6-8pm: Thee Merry Widows [live set]


Wednesday, October 22, 2008

October 21, 2008: Thrillpeddlers and Jill Tracy [live] - re-run


One of the finest shows EVER available again just in time for Halloween!!! Check out this awesome original description:

Cool off with our Summer-Spooktacular - sure to chill you to the bone! The first hour kicks right off with an interview with The Thrillpeddlers co-founder Russell Blackwood. We discussed the Thrillpeddlers latest productions "Theatre of the Ridiculous Revival" featuring Theodora-She-Bitch of Byzantium, Jack and the Beanstalk and Cockettes Reunions and Dead Channels. We were even treated to a scene from Theodora-She-Bitch of Byzantium performed live in our studio. And we didn't forget to mention their famous Creepshow Camp - enrolling now kiddies!

The during the second hour we were treated to almost a full hour of noir chanteuse Jill Tracy accompanied by Paul Mercer on violin performing live in our cafe/studio!!! She debuted many new songs from her brand new release The Bittersweet Constrain.

Set List
THE VENTURES: The Swingin' Creeper - The Ventures A Go-Go [1965]

::: Interview - Russell Blackwood of The Thrillpeddlers (Grand Guignol theater) :::

45 GRAVE: Fucked by Devil - Debasement Tapes [1993]
THE BLUE HAWAIIANS: My Favorite Martian - Live at the Lava Lounge II [2005]
DALE HAWKINS: Everglades - Daredevil [1997]
THE DAMNED: Temptation - Shadow Of Love 10" [1985]

JILL TRACY: Evil Night Together - Diabolical Streak [1999]
ELVIS PRESLEY: Adam And Evil - Spinout [1966]
THE GHASTLY ONES: Diabolo's Theme - A-Haunting We Will Go-Go [1998]
GORE GORE GIRLS: Where Evil Grows - Get The Gore [2007]

DAVE VANIAN AND THE PHANTOM CHORDS: Born To Be Wicked - unreleased [1990]
DR. SAMUEL HOFFMAN: Theremin Solo - Perfume Set To Music [1947]
THE BLOBS (Bert Bacharach): The Blob Theme - The Blob [1957]
CONNIE FRANCIS: Taboo - Songs To A Swingin' Band [1961]
ALIEN SEX FIEND: Hurricane Figher Plane - Hurricane Figher Plane 12" [1987]

::: Live Set - Jill Tracy w/Paul Mercer :::
song 1
song 2
Room 19
song 4

JILL TRACY The Somnambulist Walt - The Bittersweet Constraint [2008]
PETER MURPHY AND TRENT REZNOR: Dead Souls - Radio Sessions [2007]
THE VENTURES: The Swingin' Creeper - The Ventures A Go-Go [1965]

Upcoming Shows
10/28: The Damned and Kitten On The Keys [performing live]


Wednesday, October 15, 2008

October 14, 2008: Blag Dahlia, Triclops! and ArnoCorps



It's all about Blood, Guts and Blag this week folks as Blag Dahlia of The Dwarves co-host, performs some unplugged ditties and premieres his latest side project Candy Now (feat. Angelina Moysov of Persephone’s Bees). We also check in with Johnny of TRICLOPS!, check'em Oct. 18th @ Annies in SF before they hit the road for a US tour, and Holzfeuer of ArnoCorps pummeled us with info about their Oct. 18th gig at The Creeps MC 5th anniversary bash 5831 Hwy 9 in Felton, CA (outside Santa Cruz). DON'T MISS THIS ACTION PACK SONIC ADVENTURE!

SAM THE SHAM AND THE PHAROHS: Pharaoh-A-Go-Go - Lil' Red Riding Hood [1966]

DAYGLO ABORTIONS: Wake up America - Feed Us A Fetus [1986]
HANSON BROTHERS: Rink Rat - Sudden Death [1996]
SUBHUMANS[Canada]: Fuck You - The Subhumans EP [1997]
D.O.A.: Police Brutality - Northern Avenger [2008]
DAYGLO ABORTIONS: Kill the Hosers - Feed Us A Fetus [1986]

::: Interview - Blag Dahlia of The Dwarves :::

DEVO: Worried Man - The Human Highway [1982]
THEH VIBRATORS: The Troops of Tomorrow - V2 [1978]
TRICLOPS!: March Of The Half-Babies - Out Of Africa [2007]

::: Interview - Johnny of TRICLOPS! w/Blag Dahlia :::

TRICLOPS!: Freedom Tickler - Too Many Humans 7" [2007]
SAMMY SALVO: A Mushroom Cloud - A Mushroom Cloud /Don't Cast Your Spell On Me 7" [1961]
THE DWARVES: FEFU - The Dwarves Must Die [2004]

::: Live Set - Blag Dahlia :::
Let's Get High And Fuck Some Sluts
Gavin Let's Get Married

CANDY NOW: Ever Lovin' You - demo [n/a]
CANDY NOW: Bachelorette - demo [n/a]

BLAG DAHLIA: Haunt Me - Haunt Me 7" [1996]

::: Interview - Holzfeuer of ArnoCorps w/Blag Dahlia :::

ARNOCORPS: Preditor - The Greatest Band Of All Time [2004]

::: Live Set - Blag Dahlia :::
Bitch I Love You

CANDY NOW: Alice - demo [n/a]

::: Interview - Blag Dahlia of The Dwarves :::

MC5/DKT [w/Dave Vanian]: Looking At You - Sonic Revolution: Live At The 100 Club [2004]

Upcoming Shows
10/28 @ 6-8pm: The Damned and Kitten On The Keys [live set]
11/04 @ 6-8pm: NO SHOW - Pirate Cat Radio Election Night Special


Friday, October 10, 2008

October 7, 2008: Stigma 13 [live set]



Yet another killer, how do we keep doin' it? The week SF Bay Area roots rawkers Stigma 13 played and unplugged set worked up special just for this broadcast, bless their little hearts. Mr. Lucky checked in with his report from the going's on at Tease-O-Rama, his upcoming burlesque MC gig at Club Delux in SF and his participation in Pirate Cat Radio's new live radio drama show Fade Out Theatre (following Neat Neat Noise - old California Music Box slot).

JAN AND DEAN: Walk On The Wet Side - Ride The Wild Surf [1964]

THE SENTINALS: The Swim - Vegas Go-Go [1964]
THE DWARVES: Speed Demon - Thank Heaven For Little Girls [1991]
THE VENTURES: The Bat - Ventures In Space [1963]
PLAN 9: War of the Worlds - Man Made Monster [2008]

PLAN 9: Heart of Darkness - Man Made Monster [2008]
LEE VING: Cold Beer - Live at the Temple Bar Santa Monica, CA [2006]
ANTiSEEN: Today Your Love/I Don't Ask You For Nothing (live) - Hell [2001]
HAMMERLOCK: Forgotten Range - Forgotten Range [2007]

::: Interview - Rob of Stigman 13 :::

THE DARTS: Alky Burner - Hollywood Drag [1964]
THE AMBOY DUKES: Baby Please Don't Go - The Amboy Dukes [1967]
STIGMA 13: 2 Lane Suicide - Nite Cad [2006]

THE DAMNED: L.A. Woman - Something Weird 7" [1988]

::: STIGMA 13 - live set :::
Time Has Come
Lost At Sea
Il Cativo
Piss and Vinegar
By Your Side
I've Seen Sixes

STANFORD CLARK: The Fool - Lonesome For A Letter /The Fool 7" [1956]
DAVE VANIAN AND THE PHANTOM CHORDS: Born To Be Wicked - unreleased [1990]
STIGMAN 13: Aint No Grave - Nite Cad [2006]
HORROR X: Murder - Live On Pirate Cat Radio, June 16 [2008]
THE MISSION CREEPS: Headstone - In Sickness And In Health [2007]

THE GRANNIES: Everybody Craps - GumJob [2006]
THE SONICS: Shot Down - Boom [1966]
SOUTHERN CULTURE ON THE SKIDS: Meximelt - Double Wide and Live Deluxe [2006]

THE PATTI SMITH GROUP: 25th Floor/High On Rebellion - Live in Paris March 26 [1978]

Upcoming Shows
10/14 @ 6-8pm: Blag Dahlia (The Dwarves) [co-host/acousitc]
10/28 @ 6-8pm: The Damned and Kitten On The Keys [live set]


Wednesday, October 1, 2008

September 30, 2008: One Man Star Wars Trilogy , Muttville and Gogol Bordello



One man, one stage, one trilogy, no costumes, no sets, no problem could only be Charlie Ross of One Man Star Wars Trilogy!!! He joined me in studio to discuss his unique performance that's been running 6yrs strong - he even treated us to a small preview. Later I was joined in studio by Marie and Sherrie Franklin (founder) of Muttville, a non-profit corporation dedicated to improving the lives of older dogs through foster, education, and community - learn more at Annnnnnnnnnnnd last but not least Gogol Bordello drummer Eliot Ferguson called-in to discuss Gogol Bordello's Muttville benefit show at Slim's in SF 10/5 ... that's the part that technically allows me to say Gogol Bordello was on the show ... right?

Set List
MAN OR ASTRO-MAN?: Jetson's Theme - Intravennous Television Continuum [1996]
NICK WINTERS (Bill Murry): Star Wars - Saturday Night Live [1977]
::: Interview - Charlie Ross of One Man Star Wars Trilogy :::
GOGOL BORDELLO: Supertheory of Supereverything - Super Taranta! [2007]
GAZA STRIPPERS: Yin And Yang The Flower Pot Man - Laced Candy [1999]
THE DAMNED: Disco Man - Fiendish Shadows (live London 1985) [1997]
TONY CADENA AND STEVE SOTO: Int. Clip "origins of Richard Hung Himself" - Neat Neat Noise [2007]
ADOLESCENTS: Richard Hung Himself - The Complete Demos: 1980-1986 [2006]
THE CRAMPS: Faster Pussycat - Smell of Female [1983]
WE ARE WOLVES: Fight and Kiss - Total Magique [2007]
HANK III: Long Hauls and Close Calls - Damn Right, Rebel Proud [2008]
D.O.A.: The Prisoner - The Prisoner/Thirteen 7" [1978]
JOEY "SHITHEAD" KEITHLY: Int. Clip "Recording Nothern Avenger" - Neat Neat Noise [2008]
D.O.A.: Police Brutality - Northern Avenger [2008]
BLAG DAHLIA: Let's Take A Ride - Haunt Me 7" [1995]
::: Interview - Marie of Muttville (dog rescue org) :::
GOGOL BORDELLO (w/Les Claypool): I Don't Wanna Grow Up - Bonnaroo Music Festival [2008]
::: Interview - Eliot of Gogol Bordello w/Sherrie Franklin of Muttville :::
GOGOL BORDELLO (w/Les Claypol & Kirk Hamett): 16 Shells - Bonnaroo Music Festival [2008]

Upcoming Shows
10/7 @ 6-8pm: Stigma 13 [live set]
10/28 @ 6-8pm: The Damned and Kitten On The Keys [live set]