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VE 244 A 10/31/14 Hard Rockin' Halloween

Cream: Born Under A Bad Sign

Jim Carrol Band: People Who Died

Guns N Roses: I Used To Love Her

Alice Cooper: Welcomre To My Nightmare

Ramones: Pet Semetary

Frank Zappa/Mothers Of Invention: My Guitar Wants To Kill Your Mama

Metallica: The Four Horsemen

Howlin' Wolf: Evil

Jeff Beck Group: Ain't Superstitious

Ozzy Osbourne: Sabbath Bloody Sabbath

Rocky Horror Picture Show: Time Warp

The Who: Boris The Spider

Lou Reed: Halloween Parade

John Zacherle: Limb From Limbo Rock

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VE 282 10/23/15  "House Music"

An hour of songs recorded, or dreamed up, in houses...

Bruce Springsteen: Born To Run

The Band: The Weight

George Harrison: The Ballad Of Sir Frankie Crisp (Let It Roll)

Led Zeppelin: Bron Yr Aur Stomp

Traffic: Berkshire Poppies

Radiohead: Karma Police

White Stripes: Truth Doesn't Make A Noise

Iron & Wine: Lion's Mane

David GreyCan't Get Through To Myself

Rolling Stones: Shine A Light

Foo Fighters: One Of These Days

Arcade Fire: The Suburbs

Rush: Subdivisions

CSNY: Our House

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VE 145  Songs About Other Songs

Blotto: We Are The Nowtones

The Richie Family: The Best Disco In Town

Arthur Conley; Sweet Soul Music

Generation X: Ready Steady Go

The Animals: The Story Of Bo Diddley

Jimmy Eat World: A Praise Chorus

Peter Paul & Mary: I Dig Rock And Roll Music

Simon And Garfunkel: A Simple Desultory Phillipic

John Mellencamp: R.O.C.K In The USA

Glenn Miller Orchestra: Juke Box Saturday Night

Stevie Wonder: Sir Duke

The Dead Milkmen: Instant Club Hit (You'll Dance To Anything)

Weezer: Heart Songs

Righteous Brothers; Rock And Roll Heaven

Everclear: AM Radio

Reunion: Life Is A Rock (But The Radio Rolled Me)

Today On the VE....Some songs about songs...and other artists.

Each one will mention someone else. Or two....or twenty. You gotta have the right heroes.

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For Lennon's Birthday anniversary:

Paul McCartney & Wings: Let Me Roll It

Deep Purple: Help

Siouxsee & The Banshees: Dear Prudence

Vanilla Fudge: Ticket To Ride

Peter Gabriel: Strawberry Fields Forever

Spooky Tooth: I Am The Walrus

David Bowie: Across The Universe

Mamas & Papas: I Call Your Name

Queen: Life Is Real

George Harrison: All Those Years Ago

Sean Lennon: It's Alright/Jardins du Luxembourg

John and Julian Lennon: Ya Ya

John Lennon: Borrowed Time

Judy Collins: In My Life

Paul McCartney: Here Today

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VE 280 10/2

Black Keys: Gotta Get Away

Eagles: Already Gone

Langhorne Slim & The Law: Spirit Moves

George Harrison: What Is Life

Elvis Costello & The Attractions: Accidents Will Happen

Blur: Ong Ong

Marvin Gaye: Ain't That Peculiar

Spoon: Do You

Jags: Back Of My Hand

Ryan Adams: Dirty Rain

Led Zeppelin: In The Evening

The National: Mistaken For Strangers

]Tame Impala: Elephant

The White Stripes: Seven Nation Army

The Who: Won't Get Fooled Again (single version)

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