Lots of new music for a shut-in afternoon.
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PART 1: When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano – The Ink Spots; American Beat ’84 – The Fleshtones; Strange Days – The Doors; Alex Trebek – The Fleshtones; One Less Step – Ken Fox & Knock Yourself Out; Can’t Get Enough of Your Love – The Dantes; Life During Wartime – Talking Heads; Don’t
New Emily Duff! And The Fleshtones name-checked me in a new song!
The launch of CA soul label Penrose Records, the return of the Dixie Chicks and a lot more.
Fleshtones bassist Ken Fox steps out with Knock Yourself Out, and other newbies.
But Dad, it’s Smokey’s 80th! Plus, the 40th of Elvis Costello’s “Get Happy!” and the 50th of Nilsson’s “The Point.”
Bob Marley’s belated would-been 75th; also, songs of love and corruption.
Songs of protest: Drive-By Truckers, Gang of Four, Lucinda Williams and more.