A weekly radio show exploring the music of the 1960s: British Invasion, soul, psychedelia, garage, girl pop, regional hits, album cuts, b-sides, obscure 45s, and more

LISTEN: DIG #231

We’ll uncover gems by Orange Bicycle, Etta James, Ultimate Spinach, and Tim Buckley; check in to see what a couple of 1950s icons were up to in the ’60s, plus hear records by the Mamas and the Papas, the Nice, the Rolling Stones, the Brood, and more.

November 14, 2014

LISTEN: DIG #232

We’ll hear from the Youngbloods, the Marmalade, the Cryan’ Shames, and Tony Joe White; listen to 45s by garage bands the Rogues, the Enfields (pictured), and the Guilloteens; check out some 1960s records from across the globe, and much more from across the 60s pop music spectrum.

November 14, 2014

LISTEN: DIG #233

45s by garage bands Richard & The Young Lions and the Morticians, one from soul master Edwin Starr, some sultry soul on a ’65 single by Brenda Holloway, a trippy ’68 album track by the Animals, plus Tommy James & the Shondells, the Zombies, the Standells (above), and much more.

November 14, 2014

LISTEN: DIG #234

You’ll hear a KILLER 1968 live cut by Bobbie Gentry off the “Girl from Chickasaw County” box set; a single-only release by Canned Heat; tracks from the ’67 debut albums by Al Green, Fairport Convention (pictured), and Procol Harum; 45s by garage bands the Moving Sidewalks, the Aardvarks, and the King Bees… and much more.

November 14, 2014

LISTEN: DIG #235

Album tracks by the Kinks, Quicksilver Messenger Service, and the Beatles; 45s by Margie Hendrix, the Gants, the Foggy Notions, and Saturday’s Children, and Howard Tate; plus songs by the Grateful Dead, the Gestures, Dantalian’s Chariot, the American Breed, and many others.

November 14, 2014

LISTEN: DIG #226

The Who cover the Rolling Stones, the Rolling Stones cover a New Orleans R&B classic, classic R&B by Brenton Wood and Laura Lee, a bunch of under-the-radar singles from 1967, plus records by the Action, It’s A Beautiful Day, Bob Dylan, the Blue Things (pictured) and more gems from across the 1960s pop music spectrum.

November 13, 2014

LISTEN: DIG #227

Here are some of the records lined up for you this hour: album tracks by Sam & Dave, the Beatles, the Rascals, and the Wailers; 45s by the Quadrangle, Our Plastic Dream, and the Indian singer Biddu; the 1966 soul single that inspired one of the Spencer Davis Group’s biggest hits; and much more.

November 13, 2014