Rock Is Dead (They Say) – Podcast #129



It was a pleasure putting these great songs together this week. I don’t do much. The artists do all the work. I just play em. Enjoy.

These are the tasty tracks that were included in this weeks podcast:

The Beatles – I’ve Got a Feeling ++ Wilco – If I Ever Was a Child ++ Hiss Golden Messenger – John The Gun ++ Bonnie Raitt – I Feel The Same ++ The War on Drugs – Holding On ++ Sturgill Simpson – Keep It Between the Lines ++ Karl Blau – Blue as My Name ++ Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile – Over Everything ++ The Wood Brothers – Never and Always ++ The Allman Brothers Band – Seven Turns (live) ++ Grateful Dead – He’s Gone (Live in Amsterdam) ++ Link Wray – Juke Box Mama ++ Dan Auerbach – Shine on Me ++ St. Paul & The Broken Bones – Waves ++ Khruangbin – Two Fish and an Elephant ++ The Avett Brothers – Ain’t No Man ++ Turnpike Troubadours – The Winding Stair Mountain Blues ++ The Gourds – Clear Night.





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) ..






The Shady Groove’s Theme-Time Radio : The Great American Solar Eclipse


This week, the Continental US will be treated to a full total solar eclipse. So I thought I’d put together a great block of musical tracks to enhance your viewing pleasure. Hope you enjoy listening as much as I did.

These are the tracks that made the cut:

Bonnie Tyler – Total Eclipse of the Heart ++ Cat Stevens – Moonshadow ++ Van Morrison – Moondance ++ Neil Young – Harvest Moon ++ Bill Withers – Ain’t No Sunshine ++ Bruce Springsteen – Blinded By the Light ++ The Beatles – Sun King ++ Elton John – Don’t Let the Sun Go Down On Me ++ Soundgarden – Black Hole Sun ++ Stevie Wonder – A Place In the Sun ++ Roy Ayers – Everybody Loves the Sunshine ++ Little Feat – Got No Shadow (live) ++ Violent Femmes – Blister In the Sun ++ The Black Crowes – Black Moon Creeping ++ Alabama Shakes – Sound & Color ++ Pink Floyd – Eclipse ++ The Gourds – Everybody’s Missing The Sun ++



The Shady Groove Podcast #125: We’ve Got The Come And Go Blues


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Heyo to all you Shady Groovers out there! Had a great time putting together this radio show. We are here to bring joy, new music, old favorites, B-sides, and rarities to the forefront of your consciousness. Thanks for listening.

These are the tracks that made it to this weeks podcast:

Allen Toussaint – Goin’ Down ++ David Bowie – Fame ++ B.B. King – The Thrill Is Gone ++ The Allman Brothers Band – Come And Go Blues ++ The Jimi Hendrix Experience – Remember ++ T. Rex – Mambo Sun ++ The Clash – Magnificent Seven ++ The Shins – Name For You ++ Karl Blau – Falling Rain ++ Link Wray – Crowbar ++ The Wood Brothers – Singin’ to Strangers ++ Khruangbin – People Everywhere (Still Alive) ++ Peter Tosh – Wanted Dread and Alive ++ Lynyrd Skynyrd – I Need You ++ The Americans – Prison Yard Walk ++ Anderson East – Find ‘Em, Fool ‘Em and Forget ‘Em ++ Shinyribs – Tub Gut Stomp & Red-Eyed Soul ++ The Gourds – Smoke Bend ++


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Theme-Time Radio: Spring Has Sprung


Spring is here in the Northern Hemisphere. Here are some musical notes strung together that evoke the feeling of Spring.

These are the tracks that were played:

Quicksilver Messenger Service – Fresh Air ++ My Morning Jacket – Spring (Among the Living) ++ Beck – Tropicalia ++ Everly Brothers – Crying in the Rain ++ B.J. Thomas – Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head ++ Wood Brothers – Buckets of Rain ++ Eric Clapton – Let It Rain (live) ++ Grateful Dead – Box Of Rain ++ The Beta Band – Dry The Rain ++ Wilco – Forget The Flowers ++ Leon Bridges – Flowers ++ G. Love and Jack Johnson – Rainbow ++ The Rolling Stones – She’s A Rainbow ++ The Allman Brothers Band – Blue Sky ++ Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers – Something In the Air ++ Cake – Bound Away ++ Phish – Farmhouse ++ The Doors – Moonlight Drive (live) ++ The Gourds – Rugged Roses (live)