The Perpetual Three-Dot Column
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by Jesse Walker

Friday, November 28, 2008
TURKEY FOLLIES: Thursday was Thanksgiving, but that didn't stop me from doing my DJ duties. The holiday edition of Titicut Follies included a Thanksgiving set, an experimental funk-punk set, and a set of country-music covers from around the world. (More specifically: from Thailand, Mexico, Zimbabwe, and China, in that order.)

Ray Davies: Thanksgiving Day
William S. Burroughs: A Thanksgiving Prayer
Firesign Theater: Temporarily Humboldt County
John D. Loudermilk: The Lament of the Cherokee Reservation Indian
Charlie Rich: Feel Like Going Home
Steve Earle: Copperhead Road
June Tabor & The Oysterband: Dark Eyed Sailor
The Gift of Gab & The Blind Boys of Alabama: Demons
The Band: Ophelia
Candi Staton: When Hearts Grow Cold
Randy Newman: A Wedding in Cherokee County
Mark Knopfler & The Chieftains: The Lily of the West
The Battlefield Band: One Miner's Life/The Image of God
The Red Clay Ramblers: Keep the Home Fires Burning
The Roches: The Largest Elizabeth in the World
Delta 5: Mind Your Own Business
Gang of Four: He'd Send in the Army
The Pop Group: Thief of Fire
Prince: Kiss
Richard Thompson: Kiss
Pairote: Tee Makhuea Pok (Your Cheatin' Heart)
Mingo Saldivar: Rueda De Fuego (Ring of Fire)
The Bhundu Boys: My Best Friend
The Clear Wind Band: Gei Wo Yi Ge Wen (Give Me a Kiss)
David Allan Coe: A Sad Country Song
Johnny Paycheck: (Pardon Me) I've Got Someone To Kill
Merle Haggard: White Line Fever
Elvis Costello: A Good Year for the Roses
Willie Nelson: Sentimental Journey
The Four King Sisters: San Fernando Valley
Bob Dylan: The Man In Me
Charlie Rich: River, Stay Away From My Door
Etta James: I've Got Dreams to Remember
Al Green: Jesus Is Waiting
Ann Peebles: I Can't Stand the Rain
Tammy Wynette: Woman to Woman
Aretha Franklin: I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Loved You)
The Robins: Smokey Joe's Café
Sippie Wallace: Woman Be Wise
Ray Charles: What'd I Say
The Kinks: Brainwashed
Big Star: Til the End of the Day
The Saints: (I'm) Stranded
Shonen Knife: Butterfly Boy
Bob Dylan: Wigwam

Due to travel plans, Titicut Follies will be on hiatus for the next two weeks. I will, however, guest-host the next edition of bluegrass show, which starts at 10 a.m. Saturday.
Tune in.

posted by Jesse 9:30 PM
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