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March 23, 2021

Springtime in the 603 is upon us! A lil’ bit rockabilly and a lil’ bit country tonight. It don’t matter, right? Nocturnal is unprocessed freeform radio delivered Tuesday evenings on WSCA. Featuring new music and hubbub from then & now. Audio archive and playlist follows… Thanks for listening.


Hasil Adkins “No More Hot Dogs” Out To Hunch (Norton Records)
The Kiwis “Peter Gunn Stomp” Weird A Go Go (Doghouse and Bone Records)
Keetie and the Kats “Way Out” Weird A Go Go (Doghouse and Bone Records)
The Ricochets “Devil’s Highway” Devil’s Highway EP (Diablo Records)
Les Six Trognes “Rockabilly” Rock Rock Rock French Rock n’ Roll 1956-59 (Born Bad Records)
White Stripes “Truth Doesn’t Make a Noise” De Stijl (Sympathy for the Record Industry)
The Driving Stupid “Fast City!” Horror Asparagus Stories (Sundazed Music)
Clint Briggs “Me and Bobby McGee” Garland Records: Pacific Northwest Snuff Box (Garland Records)
Larry Cartell “Girl in Gold Boots” Girl in Gold Boots (Modern Harmonic)
The Bushmen “You Really Got Me” The Bushmen (Beatrocket)
Curley Jim & The Billey Rocks “Rock’n’Roll Itch” Miami Rockabilly (Ace Records)
Wanda Jackson “Let’s Have a Party” In the Middle of a Heartache
Reverend Horton Heat “Hog Tyin’ Woman” Whole New Life (Victory Records)
Elvis Presley “Big Boss Man” Clambake (Original Soundtrack) (RCA)
Dale Rocka and The Volcanos “Give Me A Whiskey!” Jump into the Midnight Ball (Doghouse and Bone Records)
Faron Young “Live Fast, Love Hard, Die Young” The Complete Capitol Hits of Faron Young (Capitol)
Johnny Horton “Honky Tonk Man” The Essential Johnny Horton (Columbia)
Johnny Cash “Big River” Johnny Cash At Sun (Total Records)
Eddie Cochran “Somethin’ Else” The Best of Eddie Cochran (EMI)
Los Jets “La Pecosita” Lección de Twist (Munster)
Geronimo Black “Her Love Brings a Glow” Freak out Phantasia (Munster)
Unknown “I’m Gonna Destroy That Boy” I’m Gonna Destroy That Boy (Munster)
The Shadows “Man Of Mystery” In This Issue on (Cappo Digital)
The Pretty Things “You Don’t Believe Me” Get the Picture? (Madfish Music)
Black Sabbath “Wicked World” Black Sabbath (Warner Records)
The Electric Prunes “Smokestack Lightning (Live at The Concert Hall, Stockholm, 14 December 1967)” Stockholm 67 (Live)
Foo Fighters “No Son Of Mine” Medicine At Midnight (RCA Records)
The Cave Singers “Dancing on Our Graves” Invitation Songs (Matador)
Old 97’s “I’m A Trainwreck” The Grand Theatre Vol. 2 (New West Records)
Middle Brother “Blue Eyes” Middle Brother (Partisan Records)
The Reconstructed “Great North Wind” Great North Wind (Time-Is-Love-Recordings)
My Morning Jacket “Hopefully” At Dawn (Darla)

November 24, 2020

Thanksgiving is upon us here in the United States, so let’s listen to some new music, a set of Steely Dan covers, and some stoner rock. Why not?


Joe Bataan “Call My Name” 7” (Vampisoul)
Stone Alliance “Amigos” Nu Yorica! Culture Clash In New York City: Experiments In Latin Music 1970-77 (Soul Jazz)
Cryptacize “Peg”  Unusual Animals 7″
Bill Callahan & Bonnie “Prince” Billy “Deacon Blues (feat. Bill Mackay)”  (Drag City) *
The Mountain Goats “FM” Sweden  (Shrimper)
Turin Brakes “Rikki Don’t Lose That Number” Xerox EP  (Cooking Vinyl)
The Carbonators “Light of the World” Conversation EP  (St. Clements Records) *
The Ramonetures “Blitzkrieg Bop” Munster Records Goes Hi Fi  (Munster Records)
Gruppo Sportivo “Superman” 10 Mistakes  (Ariola)
David First “Energy Prayer” The Best We Can EP  (469178 Records DK) *
Earth “Cats on the Briar” Full Upon Her Burning Lips  (Sargent House)
Om “Gethsemane” Live at BBC Radio 1  (Drag City)
Boris “Kuruimizu” Amplifier Worship  (Third Man Records) *
Miss Bliss “Grey” Southeast of Saturn  (Third Man Records) *
Thee Oh Sees “Don’t Blow Experiment”  Panther Rotate  (Castle Face) *
Deadbeat “Huey Lewis Dub”  (BLKRTZ)

*= new

October 20, 2020

Budgie Crash Course in Brain Surgery In for the Kill! (Repertoire)
Beth Bombara Revolution 1  single (Lemp Electric)
Jeff Tweedy Gwendolyn Love Is The King (dBpm Records)
Matt Berninger Collar Of Your Shirt Serpentine Prison (Concord Records)
The Bats Another Door Foothills (Flying Nun Records)
Sam Roberts Band I Like the Way You Talk About the Future All of Us  (Known Accomplice)
Arbouretum Let It All In Let It All In (Thrill Jockey)
Föllakzoid 9 II  (Sacred Bones Records)
Gong Fohat Digs Holes in Space Camembert Electrique (Charly)
Pink Floyd One of These Days Meddle (Columbia/Legacy)
Phish Fast Enough for You Rift (Elektra Records)
The Twilite Tone Space Invaders Space Invaders (Stones Throw Records)
HEALTH MASS GRAVE Disco4 :: Part 1 (Loma Vista Recordings)
Depeche Mode Behind the Wheel Music For The Masses (Venusnote Ltd.)
Caribou You and I Suddenly (City Slang)
Aphex Twin Pancake Lizard Peel Session 2 – EP (Warp Records)
Jamie xx Hold Tight In Colour (Young Turks Recordings Ltd)
Autechre Metaz form8 SIGN (Warp Records)
Sarah Davachi Diaphonia Basilica (version)  Diaphonia Basilica  (Late Music)
Flying Saucer Attack Instrumental Wish Distance (VHF)

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October 13, 2020

James Elkington Corridor Country Single (Paradise of Bachelors)
Yo La Tengo Roll On Babe Sleepless Night (Matador)
Fleet Foxes Sunblind Shore (Anti)
Darlingside Crystal Caving Fish Pond Fish (More Doug Records)
Sam Burton I Can Go With You I Can Go With You (Tompkins Square Records)
Gwenifer Raymond Hell For Certain Strange Lights Over Garth Mountain (Tompkins Square Records)
Glenn Jones Portrait of Basho as a Young Dragon (Live) Waterworks (Thrill Jockey)
Sir Richard Bishop Celerity Oneiric Formulary (Drag City)
William Tyler Go You Own Way Aquarium Drunkard’s Lagniappe Session (Merge Records)
Whitney Take Me Home, Country Road (ft. Waxahatchee) single (Secretly Canadian)
Tennis Superstar single (Mutually Detrimental)
Taylor Swift exile (feat. Bon Iver) Folklore (Taylor Swift Music)
Bill Callahan & Bonnie Prince Billy Blackness of the Night single (Drag City)
Marisa Anderson & Tara Jane O’Neil Polly You’d Be So Nice to Come Home To (Jealous Butcher)
Adrienne Lenker Anything Anything (4AD)
First Aid Kit Come Give Me Love single (Columbia)
Sharon Van Etten, Josh Homme (What’s So Funny ‘Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding? single (SVE Productions)
Matt Berninger One More Second Serpentine Prison (Concord)
Preoccupations Key Key / Off Duty Trip – single (Jagjaguwar)
Chet Faker Low single (BMG Australia)
Thee Oh Sees Toadsteel Protean Threat (Castle Face)
Sunflower Bean Moment in the Sun single (Mom + Pop)
Wilma Archer The Boon A Western Circular (Weird World)
Sufjan Stevens Run Away With Me The Ascension (Asthmatic Kitty)

September 15, 2020

Father John Misty “To S.” To S. / To R.  (Subpop)
Bright Eyes “Pan and Broom” Down in the Weeds, Where the World Once Was  (Dead Oceans)
Arlo Parks “Hurt” Hurt  (Transgressive)
Chromeo “6 Feet Away” Quarantine Casanova  (Chromeo Recordings, Inc.)
Chicano Batman “Blank Slate” Invisible People  (ATO Records)
Bahamas “Own Alone” Sad Hunk  (Brushfire Records)
Whitney “Strange Overtones” Candid  (Secretly Canadian)
Rhye “Helpless”  Helpless (Loma Vista)
Matt Berninger “One More Second”  Serpentine Prison  (Concord Records)
Yo La Tengo “Wasn’t Born to Follow”  Sleepless Night  (Matador)
Sally Anne Morgan “Garden Song”  Thread  (Thrill Jockey)
Bill Callahan “Pigeons”  Gold Record  (Drag City Records)
Guided By Voices “To Keep an Area”  Mirrored Aztec (GBV Inc.)
Fruit Bats “Today”  Hummer / Today  (Merge Records)
Bedouine, Waxahtahee, Hooray for the Riff Raff “Thirteen” Thirteen -Single. (Spacebomb)
This Is The Kit “Coming to Get You Nowhere” Off Off On  (Rough Trade)
The Mountain Goats “As Many Candles As Possible”  Getting Into Knives  (Merge Records)
Arab Strap “The Turning of Our Bones”  The Turning of Our Bones  (Rock Action)
Wye Oak “Spitting Image”  No Horizon  (Merge Records)
My Morning Jacket “Feel You”  The Waterfall II  (ATO Records)
Wilco “Summer Teeth (Slow Rhodes Version)”  Summer Teeth-Expanded  (Rhino)
Khruangbin “If There is No Question”  Mordechai  (Dead Oceans)
William Tyler “Four Corners”  New Vanitas  (Merge Records)
Sufjan Stevens “Video Game” The Ascension  (Asthmatic Kitty)
Sam Prekop “Summer Places”  Comma  (Thrill Jockey)
Angel Olsen “Whole New Mess” Whole New Mess  (Jagjaguwar)

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