Friday, September 30, 2022

Bought, Begged and Stolen - Friday, 30 September

Jon Strider — Point of No Return

James Yorkston — Sometimes the Act of Giving Love

Nick Lowe — A Better Man

Suzy y Los Quattros — Radio! Stereo!

Dada — The Last Time

Led Zeppelin — Communication Breakdown

Dropkick — Until I Fall Away

Pugwash — The Perfect Summer

Wynntown Marshalls — Low Country Comedown

Boz Scaggs — Cadillac Walk

John Mellencamp — Small Town

Patty Griffin — Angels are Falling

Jon Allen — Heat of the Moment

Mark Knopfler — Occupation Blues

Smithereens — Dear Abby

First Aid Kit — Out of my Head

Teenage Fanclub — The Concept

Jesus and Mary chain — Sometimes Always

Echo and the Bunnymen — Lips Like Sugar

Sugar — If I Can’t Change Your Mind

REM — Fall on Me

The Beths — Knees Deep

Superchunk — On the Floor

Kurt Vile — Like Exploding Stones

Lemonheads — It’s a shame About Ray

Go-Betweens — Streets of Your Town

The Las — There She Goes

Paramore — This is Why

Dillard and Clark — Train Leaves Here this Morning

Johnny Cash — God’s Gonna Cut you Down

Christine and the Queens/Redcar — Rien Dire

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Tom Morton's Holy Waters: Do Abbots Dream of Electric Soup? Buckfast for beginners

 Reading some of the tasting notes for Buckfast Tonic Wine from my new book Holy Waters: Searching for the Sacred in a Glass. Beware the Buckie Baws!

Thursday, September 08, 2022

Bought, Begged and Stolen, 9 September

On 60 North Radio Fridays 7-9pm. Special preview on Mixcloud. Link after playlist. Where else can you hear the Suede Crocodiles, Linda Ronstadt and Scott Walker doing Jacques Brel?

Tom Petty — The Waiting
That Petrol Emotion — Big Decision
Nick Lowe — Crackin’ Up
Graham Parker — Local Girls
Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee — Beer Garden Blues
Taj Mahal — Diving Duck Blues
Jackson Browne — Doctor My Eyes
Jesse Ed Davis — Rock’n’Roll Gyspies
Allman Brothers Band — Blue Sky
The Low Miffs — Cressida
The Wake — Talk About the Past
Public Image Ltd — Rise
Warren Zevon — Johnny Strikes Up the Band
Linda Ronstadt — Mohammed’s Radio
Jason Isbell and Amanda Shires — Mutineer
Shakin’ Pyramids — Take a Trip
North Country Fair — Sunny Side
Flutes — This is No Country for Old Men
Syndicate — Baby’s Gone
Sandy Wright — Hotel Caledonia
Eddi Reader — Shining Light
Los Lobos — Will the Wolf Survive?
Neil Innes — How Sweet to be an Idiot
Marshall Crenshaw — Someday Someway
Suede Crocodiles - Paint Yourself a Rainbow
Kevin McDermott — Suffocation Blues
Kevin McDermott Orchestra — Healing at the Harbour
RJ McKendree - Villager
Walker Brothers — Jackie

Friday, September 02, 2022

Bought, Begged and Stolen, 2 September

Kitchen table digital version of the show this week, with some technological faffing about, but on the whole, pretty listenable, I think. Includes new stuff from Trashcan Sinatras and Lindsey Black, old stuff from Friends Again and The Bathers, and VERY old stuff from The Who and Wilson Pickett. On 60 North Radio and Shetland Webcams 7-9pm Fridays. On Mixcloud now and link is below playlist.

Pete Townshend — A Little is Enough

The Who — 5.15

The Kinks — Come Dancing

David Heavenor — It All Soon Passed

Lindsey Black — Undone

Fairport Connection — Si Tu Dois Partir

Gallagher and Lyle — Mhairu

Yvonne Lyon, Gareth Davies-Jones, David Lyon — Trouble

The Sonics — Louie Louie

Paul Revere and the Raiders — (I’m Not Your) Stepping Stone

? and the Mysterons — 96 Tears

Monkees — I’m a Believer

Pearlfishers — We’ll Be the Summer

Friends Again — Sweet Jane

Bathers — If Love Could Last Forever

Byrds — Feel a Whole Lot Better

Robyn — Dancing on My Own

Grace Jones — Private Life

Prefab Sprout — Moving the River

Bob Dylan — Visions of Johanna

Wilson Picket — 634-5789

Kirsty McColl — In These Shoes

Hello Saferide — Berlin

Pentangle — Light Flight

Al Stewart — Year of the Cat

Joni Mitchell — You Turn Me On (I’m a Radio)

Tim Hardin — Reason to Believe

Linda Ronstadt — Desperado

Gerry Rafferty — Waiting for the Day

Trashcan Sinatras — Lay of the Land