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Shady Groove and the Great Pumpkin: Podcast 128

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Hey all you ghosts and goblins,

The Shady Groove is proud to present Podcast #128: Shady Groove and the Great Pumpkin. Its been a couple years since the last Shady Halloween podcast. So I found it fit for an upgrade. We dipped back through the archives for some dusty classics, scary theme tracks and even some new ones. Harlem’s a Friendly Ghost was actually on the very 1st Shady Groove Podcast back in 2010.

I really had an amazing time putting this one together for y’all. Hope you enjoy.

 

These are the ghoulishly spooky audio tracks that were included:

Link Wray – The Shadow Knows ++ Ray Parker Jr. – Ghostbusters ++ Bobby “Boris” Pickett – Monster Mash ++ Donovan – Season Of the Witch ++ Creedence Clearwater Revival – I Put a Spell on You ++ Harry Belafonte – Jump In the Line ++ Stevie Wonder – Superstition ++ Warren Zevon – Werewolves of London ++ Ryan Adams – Halloween Head ++ The Mick Fleetwood Band – Black Magic Woman (live) ++ The White Stripes – Little Ghost ++ Grateful Dead – Shakedown Street ++ The Rolling Stones – Sympathy For the Devil ++The Black Keys – Psychotic Girl ++ Harlem – Friendly Ghost ++ Beck – Strange Apparition ++ Michael Jackson – Thriller ++ ………………………..The Gourds – Ghosts of Hallelujah (live) ..

 

 

 

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We Like American Music: Podcast #118

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What is American Music to you? I think one of the greatest things about American Music is that it can mean something different to everyone. This weeks podcast is a little taste of what it means to me. I sat down and really pondered where the music came from. From it’s Folk, Blues and Jazz roots to its country beginnings, R&B and Soul, through to Rock n Roll and back again. American music has a long, diverse, and storied history; rich in tradition but also heavy on exploration and improvisation. It’s also important to mention that there are many more that I would have loved to add to this list; and even as I write this now several more have popped in my head (Doc Watson, Velvet Underground, Link Wray, The Temptations, and Stevie Wonder just to name a few). So, nevertheless I invite you to listen to my interpretation; soak it in, but also I encourage you to make your own playlist and think of what american music means to you. As always, enjoy, and listen loud.

These are the truly american tracks that were played:

Robert Johnson – Cross Road Blues ++ Chuck Berry – Roll Over Beethoven ++ Otis Redding – I Can’t Turn You Loose – Sam Cooke – Another Saturday Night ++ Leon Bridges – Coming Home ++ Aretha Franklin – I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You) ++ Billie Holiday and her Orchestra – Summertime ++ Preservation Hall Jazz Band & The Del McCoury Band – I’ll Fly Away ++ Lead Belly – Midnight Special ++ The Allman Brothers Band – Revival ++ Bruce Springsteen –  4th of July, Asbury Park (Sandy) ++ Dawes – From a Window Seat ++ The Band – The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (live) ++ Woody Guthrie – Going Down The Road Feeling Bad ++ Bob Dylan – You’re No Good ++ The Byrds – You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere ++ Joe Pug – Hymn #101 ++ Johnny Cash – Folsom Prison Blues ++ Buddy Holly – Not Fade Away ++ Grateful Dead – Ripple ++ Alabama Shakes – Gimme All Your Love ++ Father John Misty – Bored In the USA ++ The Gourds – All The Labor

 

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Messages of Love: Valentines Day 2014 Podcast #103

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Another Valentines Day Podcast for you Shady Groove lovin’ folks out there. This one’s got some gifted musicians giving you all they’ve got in the name of Love. Remember to spread it around. We can change the world with crazy love songs. I believe it.

So love the one your with and spin this podcast. It’s sure to make you feel good.

These are the loving spoonful of beautiful tracks on this years Vday podcast:

Al Green – Old Time Lovin’ ++ Michael Kiwanuka – Bones ++ Buddy Holly – Words Of Love ++ The California Honeydrops – Here Comes Love ++ Jackie Wilson – (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher & Higher ++ The Rolling Stones – Loving Cup ++ Ray Charles – Hallelujah I Love Her So ++ Marvin Gaye – Let’s Get It On ++ Bob Marley & The Wailers – Lovelight ++ Grateful Dead – They Love Each Other (live) ++ G. Love – Give It To You (w Jack Johnson) ++ Paul McCartney – Maybe I’m Amazed ++ John Lennon – Be My Baby ++ Dawes – Hey Lover ++ Mayer Hawthorne – Make Her Mine ++ Wilco – Whole Love ++ The Gourds – Makes Me Roll

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If A Tree Falls In the Forest: Shady Groove Podcast #97

 

Here are the tracks from this week’s Tree-themed podcast:

The Gourds – Magnolia ++ Grateful Dead – Sugar Magnolia ++ The Black Crowes – Good Morning Captain ++ Hayes Carll – It’s A Shame ++ Bob Dylan & The Band – Apple Suckling Tree ++ David Wax Museum – Persimmon Tree (live at Oberon) ++ J.J. Cale – Magnolia ++ Hoots & Hellmouth – Antebellum Tree ++ Old 97’s – Curtain Calls ++ Lead Belly – In The Pines ++ Jakob Dylan – Whispering Pines ++ Derek & The Dominos – Thorn Tree In The Garden ++ Louis Armstrong – What a Wonderful World ++ The Gourds – Dying of the Pines

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Welcome to Rocktoberfest: Shady Groove Podcast #75

 

It’s that time of year again. Time for cooler weather, football, Octoberfest, and number of great new beers. Today we celebrate the fusion of alcohol and music. So raise a glass to John Barleycorn, drink up and listen to some great tunes. Happy Rocktoberfest!

These are the wonderfully excellent tracks that were selected for Rocktoberfest:

Willie Nelson – Whiskey River (live) ++ Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon – Beer Drinking Woman ++ Johnny Cash – I Hardly Ever Sing Beer Drinking Songs ++ The Champs – Tequila ++ moe. – Happy Hour Hero ++ Koko Taylor – Beer Bottle Boogie ++ Hayes Carll – Barroom Lament ++ The Allman Brothers Band – Drunken Hearted Boy ++ Uncle Tupelo – Whiskey Bottle (acoustic) ++ The Pogues – Streams of Whiskey ++ Grateful Dead – Beer Barrel Polka ++ Hayes Carll – Bottle in My Hand ++ ZZ Top – Beer Drinkers & Hell Raisers ++ The Kinks – Have Another Drink ++ The Gourds – Dooley

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