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Self Help Radio - Don't Say We Didn't Warn You!

Nope. Not a self-help radio show. Why is it called that, then? Who knows? Every week this As you will show plays music based on a theme (look at ones we've covered before) with interviews with "experts" & other forms of "funny." From Texas to West Virginia to Kentucky back to Texas now, what? Gary hosts. It's mostly nonsense but maybe you'll like a song or two.
 
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Themes the show will be exploring soon:


012519 Destiny
020119 Garages
020819 Valentine's Day 2019: Flirting
021519 The Edge Of Radio

The path backwards through 2018 starts here:
 
January 18, 2019: 1983
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"Swordfishtrombone" Tom Waits from Swordfishtrombones
"Kiss Off" Violent Femmes from Violent Femmes
"Monkeyland" The Chameleons from Script Of The Bridge
"Age Of Consent" New Order from Power, Corruption, & Lies
"Slippery People" Talking Heads from Speaking In Tongues
"Smile" The Fall from Perverted By Language
"The Cutter" Echo & The Bunnymen from Porcupine
"A New England" Billy Bragg from Life's A Riot With Spy Vs Spy
"Cattle & Cane" The Go-Betweens from Before Hollywood
"Oblivious" Aztec Camera from High Land, Hard Rain
"Fields Of Fire" Big Country from The Crossing
"Crazy" Pylon from Chomp
"That Summer Feeling" Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers from Jonathan Sings!
"The Greatest Thing" Elvis Costello & The Attractions from Punch The Clock
"Jokerman" Bob Dylan from Infidels
"Cleartrails" Shriekback from Care
"Victorian Society" Cleaners From Venus from In The Golden Autumn
"The Lovecats" The Cure from The Lovecats
"Temple Of Love" The Sisters Of Mercy from Temple Of Love
"This Charming Man" The Smiths from This Charming Man
"Song To The Siren" This Mortal Coil from Song To The Siren
"White Lines (Don't Do It)" Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel from White Lines (Don't Do It)
"Tour De France" Kraftwerk from Tour De France
"Never Never" The Assembly from Never Never
"Museum Of Love" Daniel Johnston from Yip/Jump Music
"Lucky Me, Lucky You" Sparks from In Outer Space
"Deep Blue Day" Brian Eno from Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks

 
January 15, 2018: KNON Tuesday Morning Blend
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"Good Morning City" Arson Welles from Inside The System Is The Spark
"Sonsonete" Clemente Castillo from Sonsonete 7"
"Only My Honesty Matters" Baxter Dury, Etienne De Crécy, & Delilah Holliday from B.E.D.
"Jelly Roll Gum Drop" The Mothers Of Invention from Cruising With Ruben & The Jets
"Never Coming Back" Lucky Peterson from What Have I Done Wrong? The Best Of The JSP Sessions
"Sad, Free, Excited, & Empty" The Hepburns from How The Fallen Are Mighty
"All My Relations" Cochemea from All My Relations
"All I Want" The Mekons from I Love Mekons
"Ciuri Di Pipi Messinesi" Orazio Strano from Italian Treasury: Sicily
"Hold Me Tight" Johnny Nash from The Reggae Collection
"I, Radio" The Steinbecks from Kick To Kick With The Steinbecks
"Atonement" Larry & His Flask from This Remedy
"Jesse James" Bentley Ball from Folk Song America: A 20th Century Revival
"No Bench" The Putbacks from The Putbacks
"East Coast Swing" Mattiel from Customer Copy
"Testigo" Combo Chimbita from Testigo
"Down On The Knuckle" The Decemberists from Traveling On
"Face To Face" Smokin' Joe Kubek & Bnois King from Road Dog's Life
"Brassneck" The Wedding Present from Bizarro
"Hijaz Zeybek" Brickwork Lizards from Haneen
"Life Sucks... Let's Dance!" Big Reel Fish from Life Sucks... Let's Dance!
"I'll Never Be Free" Paul Gayten from Gettin' Funky: The Birth Of New Orleans R & B
"Minerals Made Me" Bearsuit from Drinkink 7"
"8 Gods Of Harlem" Rosanne Cash from She Remembers Everything
"Gunslinger" The C.I.A. from The C.I.A.
"Deep Down" Morricone Youth from Danger: Diabolik
"I Just Want To Make Love To You" Etta James from At Last!

 
January 11, 2019: Thinking Of It
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"All I Think Of" Koko Beware from Something About The Summer
"Thinking Of You" The Colour Field from Virgins & Philistines
"Are They Thinking Of Me" Brian Eno from EnoBox II: Vocal
"Thinking Of You" Don Cherry from Thinking Of You
"Think Of Me" The Prisoners from WiserMiserDemelza
"Think Of The Ways" Golden Grrrls from Golden Grrrls
"What Do You Think Of Love" Shrimp Boat from Cavale
"All Day I'm Thinking Of You" Wolfie from Putting It Together (B-Sides 1997-2000)
"Thinking Of You Baby" Amos Milburn from Vicious Vicious Vodka
"You're All I Can Think Of" Most Valuable Players from You In Honey
"Thinking Of The USA" Eater from British Punk Rock 1977
"Think Of These Things" The Field Mice from For Keeps
"When I Think Of You" Whirlaway from You Make Me Smile
"If I Think Of Love" OP8 from Slush
"Do You Ever Think Of Me" Laura Cantrell from Not The Tremblin' Kind
"I Know What You Think Of Me" Barcelona from Simon Basic
"Thinking Of You" Bill Fox from Transit Byzantium
"I Think Of Demons" Roky Erickson & The Aliens from The Evil One
"Why Didn't I Think Of That" The Marlowes from Somewhere Down The Road
"When I Think Of You" Twiggy from Twiggy & The Girlfriends
"Thinking Of A Dream I Had" The Walkmen from Bows + Arrows
"Everytime I Eat Vegetables It Makes Me Think Of You" The Ramones from Subterranean Jungle
"I'm Thinking Tonight Of My Blue Eyes" Bob Atcher & Bonnie Blue Eyes from The Golden Age Of Bob Atcher & Bonnie Blue Eyes
"Thinking Of You" The Flatmates from Love & Death (The Flatmates 86-89)
"Thinking Of You" AVO-8 from Is This The End?
"Thinking Of You" The Thermals from We Disappear
"I Close My Eyes To Think Of God" Comet Gain from Realistes
"I Think Of You" Harmony Grass from Valentine 2000
"I Still Think Of You" Guy Blackman from Adult Baby

 
January 8, 2018: KNON Tuesday Morning Blend
"Sun It Rises" Fleet Foxes from First Collection 2006-2009
"ACT I: Dance Of The Bacchantes" Dead Can Dance from Dionysus
"Ousby" Darren Hayman from Thankful Villages, Vol. 3
"Loose Lips" Christian Dozzler & Michael Van Merwyk from Darkest Night
"Modern World (Alternative Version)" Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers from Roadrunner, Roadrunner The Beserkley Collection
"100,000 Reflejos" Valentín Y Los Volcanes from Todos Los Sábados Del Mundo
"Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way? (Live)" Morrissey from Low In High School (Deluxe Edition)
"Wild Is The Wind" Nancy Wilson from Hollywood - My Way
"More Love (feat. Saralene)" Vibronics from Woman On A Mission
"Telephone" Palmeira from Palmeira
"Joy" Cliff Beach from The Gospel According To Cliff Beach
"Baby, Let's Play House" Elvis Presley from The Sun Sessions
"Can't Help Falling In Love" Lick The Tins from Some Kind Of Wonderful OST
"His Latest Flame" The Motorcycle Boy from Big Rock Candy Mountain
"Hearbreak Hotel" John Cale from Slow Dazzle
"In The Ghetto" Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds from In The Ghetto
"There Was A Time" Anson Funderburgh, Otis Grand, & Debbie Davies from Grand Union
"Yellow & Blue" Ting Tang Tina from Love Is Trippy
"Limon Partido" Gilberto Rodriguez y Los Intocables from Sabor Maracuyá Desnuda
"Unkind & Unwise" The Go-Betweens from Spring Hill Fair
"Queen Of The Minstrel" Cornell Campbell from Golden Rockers
"When You Cry" Hank Penny from The History Of Country & Western Music, Vol. 9 (1942-1945)
"Get Bramah" Blue Orchids from Righteous Harmony Fist
"Here & Now (Live)" Devon Gilfillian from Truth EP
"The Bewlay Brothers" David Bowie from Hunky Dory
"CHATR (Señor Coconut Mix)" Towa Tei from Lost Control Mix

 
January 4, 2019: What Is Life?
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"What Is Life" George Harrison from All Things Must Pass
"What Is Life" Black Uhuru from Reggae Greats
"What Is Life" Ebo Taylor & Uhuru-Yenzu from Life Stories
"Life Is Just A Bowl Of Cherries" Rudy Valle & The Connecticut Yankees from Brother Can You Spare A Dime? Great American Songs Of The Depression
"Life Is Fine" Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra from The Decca Singles, Vol. 4: 1941-1945
"Life's Full O'Consequence" Eddie Anderson & Lena Horne from Lena Horne At Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer: Ain' It The Truth
"Life Is A Problem" Sister O M Terrell from Life Is A Problem
"Life Is Like A Card Game" Big Joe Turner from The Chronological Joe Turner: 1949-1950
"Life's What You Make It" Talk Talk from The Colour Of Spring
"Life's A Gas" T.Rex from Electric Warrior
"Life's A Gas" The Ramones from ¡Adios Amigos!
"Life's A Trippy Thing (with Nancy Sinatra)" Frank Sinatra from The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings
"Life's A Ball (While It Lasts)" Different Shades Of Brown from The Complete Motown Singles Vol 12A: 1972
"Opus Dei (Life Is Life)" Laibach from Opus Dei
"Life Is Long" David Byrne & Brian Eno from Everything That Happens Will Happen Today
"Life Is Better Than Death" Martin Mull from Perfect/Near Perfect
"Life Is But A Dream" The Genders from Phone Home
"Life Is But A Dream" Twink from The Broken Record
"Life Is Meaningless" Oblong Boys from Pizzazarama Universe
"Life's A Boring Game" The Legendary Bang from Big Bluff
"Life Is" The Marmalade from Rainbow: The Decca Years (1969-1972)
"Life Is A Dream" Noel Harrison from Where The Action Is! (Los Angeles Nuggets 1965-1968)
"Life Is Funky" David Wilcox from Out Of The Woods
"Life Is Love" Sam Cox from West Coast Winners, Vol. 1
"It's What Life Is" Masters Of The Hemisphere from Epithalamia
"Life Is A Fear" Editors from In Dream
"Life Is Suffering" Deerhoof from The Magic
"Life Is Confusing" Langhorne Slim from Lost At Last Vol. 1
"Life Is Just Okay" YJY from The Enduring YJY