The Hear and Now

The Hear and Now – August 6, 2015

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Tonight’s sets are loosely organized around “this day in history themes,” including the Republican Presidential debate, the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima, the 50th anniversary of the signing of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, and August 6th birthdays: Pat McDonald of Timbuk3 (1952), Charlie Haden (1937-2014), Andy Warhol (1928-1987), Allan Holdsworth (1946), Abbey Lincoln (1930-2010), and Elliott Smith (1969-2003). ~Derk Richardson

Playlist

ArtistSongAlbumLabel
Ray Bolger & castIf I Only Had a BrainThe Wizard of Oz (soundtrack)Rhino TCM
Los LobosWhen the Circus ComesKikoSlash Warner Bros.
Talking HeadsThe Democratic CircusNakedSire
Martin and Neil (Vince Martin and Fred Neil)Tear Down the WallsWashington Square Memoirs: The Great Urban Folk Scare 1950-1970Rhino
Phil OchsCops of the WorldFarewells & Fantasies (box set)Rhino
Bob DylanA Hard Rain's a-gonna FallThe Freewheelin' Bob DylanColumbia
The ByrdsI Come and Stand at Every DoorFifth DimensonColumbia
Tim BucklleyNo Man Can Find the WarGoodbye and HelloElektra
Timbuk 3The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear ShadesLooks Like Dark to MeHigh Street
Charlie Haden Liberation Music OrchestraNot in Our NameNot in Our NameVerve
Charlie Haden Family and FriendsOh ShenandoahRambing BoyDecca
The ImpressionsPeople Get ReadyGreatest HitsMCA
Sam CookeA Change Is Gonna ComePortrait of a Legend 1951-1964ABKCO
The Chambers BrothersTime Has Come TodayTime Has ComeColumbia
James TalleyThe Land Is Your LandWoody Guthrie and Songs of My Oklahoma HomeCimarron
The Velvet UndergroundAll Tomorrow's PartiesThe Velvet Underground & Nico (Produced by Andy Warhol)Polydor
Tony Williams LifetimeMr. Spock (Allan Holdsworth)The CollectionColumbia
Abbey LincolnIf I Only Had a BrainWholly EarthVerve
Christopher O'RileyNo LIfeHome to Oblivion: An Elliott Smith TributeWorld Village
Sarah CahillBe Kind to One Another (Rag) [Terry Riley 2008/2010]A Sweeter MusicOther Minds Records

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