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I’ll be DJ’ing at Scotland Yard Pub in Canoga Park CA tonight Spinning: Punk | Soul | Indie | Rock’n’Roll

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RBW will be taking the next two weeks of December off and we’ll resume January 2nd.

Happy Holidays



guntrafficradio 09-09-2009

(1) Spoon-Jonathan Fisk
(2) Camper Van Beethoven-Shut Us Down
(3) Pixies-Bone Machine
(4) The Fleshtones-First Date (Are You Comong On To Me)
(5) The Kills-Love Is A Deserter
(6) The Exploited-Sex And Volence
(7) The Clash-London’s Burning
(8) The Damned-Dozen Girls
(9) The Adicts-Easy Way Out
(10) The Members-Sally
(11) The Vibrators-Feel Alright
(12) The Dickies-Many Moe And Jack
(13) Screeching Weasel-Automatic Rejector
(14) The Ramones-O don’t Wanna Go Down To The Basement
(15) The Wipers-Lets Go Away
(16) The Rezillos-My Baby Does Good Sculptures
(17) 999-Homicide
(18) The Buzzcocks-You Know You Cant Help It
(19) The Briefs-Razorblade Heart
(20) Paul Collins’ Beat-Will You Listen
(21) The Jam-Art School
(22) Conflict-Young Parasites
(23) The Clash-Rudie Can’t Fail
(24) Blitz-New Age
(25) Chelsea-No Flowers
(26) New York Dolls-Looking For A Kiss
(27) The Scientists-Last Night
(28) Black Lips-Veni Vidi Vici
(29) Black Keys-Work Me
(30) The Rollong Stones-Midnight Rambler
(31) Dr. John-Cold Cold Cold
(32) Booker T. & The M.G.’s-Hip-Hug-Her
(33) The Flirtations-Norhing But A Heartache
(34) The Detroit Cobras-Midnight Blues
(35) X-Ray Spex-Germ Free Adolescents
(36) X-Unheard Music
(37) The Doors-L.A. Woman
(38) The Descendents-Catalina
(39) The Saints-Private Affair
(40) The Bronx-They Will Kill Us All (Without Mercy)
(41) Radio Birdman-Murder City Nights
(42) AC/DC-Rocker
(43) Hanoi Rocks-Malibu Beach Nightmare
(44) Cheap Trick-Hello There
(45) X-Los Angeles
(46) Fear-I Love Livin’ In The City
(47) Black Flag-I’ve Had It
(48) Camper Van Beethoven-Take The Skinheads Bowling
(49) Dead Kennedys-I Am The Owl
(50) Chris Clark-Loves Gone Bad
(51) Gloria Jones-Tainted Love
(52) The Animals-I’m Crying
(53) The Small Faces-Almost Grown
(54) Ike & Tina Turner-River Deep, Mountain High
(55) The Stooges-Down On The Street
(56) Joy Division-Warsaw
(57) Freddie King-Going Down
(58) The Who-The Seeker
(59) The Creation-How Does It Feel
(60) Dr. John-Mess Around
(61) Flux Of Pink Indians-Tube Disaster
(62) The Kinks-You Can’t Stop The Music
(63) The Psychedelic Furs-We Love You
(64) Simple Minds-Dead Vandals
(65) The Faces-Maggie May (Live BBC)
(66) Rod Stewart-Street Fighting Man
(67) Humble Pie-Theme From Skint (See You Later Liquidator)

After Hours
(1) The Band-Up On Cripple Creek
(2) Steve Miller Band-Take The Money And Run
(3) Lynyrd Skynyrd-The Needle And The Spoon
(4) Modest Mouse-Heart Cooked Brains
(5) Scott Walker -Montague Terrace (In Blue)
(6) Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds-Red Right Hand
(7) Leonard Cohen-Suzanne
(68) Tom Waits-Ol’ 55
(69) Tom Waits-Hold On

Big Dan (bass player for The Disgustingtons and The Subjects) asked me to come hang out, play records, and help with sound for a couple bands he was having play at Scotland Yard last Saturday.

I didn’t see the first band, but the second band, Seven40Seven, surprised me with a cover of Hang Tough by Thelonious Monster from their record Next Saturday Afternoon.

Here’s the playlist from Saturday.

guntrafficradio 04-18-2009

1. Brian Jonestown Massacre-Anemone
2. Dream Syndicate-Bullet With My Name On It
3. GoGoGo Airheart-Rebirth
4. The Dwarves-Evil Primeval
5. Legendary Invisible Men-Spooks Night Out
6. Insect Surfers-Dorsal Fins
7. The Spits-Greyhound Bus
8. Eagles Of Death Metal-Wannabe In LA
9. The Gossip-Arkansas Heat
10. The White Stripes-Jimmy The Exploder
11. Radio Birdman-Descent Into The Maelstrom
12. The Stablisers-Frustration
13. Thee Headcoatees-Dirty Old Man
14. The Creation-Making Time
15. Minor Threat-Good Guys (Dont Wear White)
16. The Standells-Dirty Water
17. The Kandells-I Want You To Know
18. The Fall-Calender
19. Keith Kessler-Dont Crowd Me
20. Small Faces-Watcha Gonna Do About It
21. Groupies-Im A Hog For You
22. The Detroit Cobras-Cha Cha Twist
23. The Murder City Devils-Broken Glass
24. The Spits-Die Die Die
25. The Dead Kennedys-Kill The Poor
26. Beastie Boys- I Want Some
27. Rudimentary Peni-Nothing But A Nightmare
28. Knaughty Knights-Death Has Come Over Me
29. 13th Floor Elevators-You’re Gonna Miss Me
30. The Castaways-Liar, Liar
31. Black Lips-Everybody’s Doing It
32. Black Keys-10am Automatic
33. Cock Sparrer-Sunday Stripper
34. The Libertines-I Get Along
35. The Clash-Death Or Glory
36. UK Subs-Warhead
…:::::Taking a break. Big Dan is on the Wheels of Steel for 30min:::::…
…:::::Bands for 1 hour:::::…
1. Dead Moon-Dead Moon Night
2. Social Distortion-Another State Of Mind
3. Wayne Gibson-Under My Thumb
4. PJ Harvey-Sheela-Na-Gig
5. Pavement-Cut Your Hair
6. The Beatles -The Night Before
7. Black Flack-White Minority
8. Circle Jerks-Under The Gun
9. The Faction- Change Of Pace
10. Poison Idea -We got The Beat
11. Jugheads Revenge-Hit And Run
12. The Brian Jonestown Massacre-Let Me Stand Next To Your Flower
13. The Brian Jonestown Massacre-That Girl Suicide
14. The Brian Jonestown Massacre-Going To Hell
15. Donovan-Riki Tiki Tavi

guntrafficradio 04-08-2009

1. Social Distortion-Story Of My Life
2. Johnny Cash-DOn’t Take Your Guns TO Town
3. Black Keys-Psychotic Girl
4. Blanks ’77-Johnny Cool
5. Blitz-Fatigue
6. The Damned-Plan 9, Channel 7
7. The Misfits-Teenagers From Mars
8. 2×4’s-New Town
9. The Business-Get Out While You Can
10. Crux-CLA
11. Stiff Little Fingers-Johnny Was
12. The Cramps-The Creature From The Black Leather Lagoon
13. Gun Club-Bill Bailey
14. Crazy Teens-Crazy Date
15. Johnny Cash-There You Go
16. Bo Diddley-I’m A Man
17. Troggs-I Want You
18. Thee Crucials-Crrucials Are Go!
19. The Unrelated Segments-Where You Gonna Go
20. The Golliwogs-Brown Eyed Girl
21. Flirtations-Nothing But A Heartache
22. Frankie Saey-All I want Od Loving You
23. Gloria Jones-Tainted Love
24. Otis Clay-Baby Jane
25. Roger Collins-She’s Looking Good
26. Little Milton- Gitls Ain’t Grocies
27. Ike & Tina Turner- River Deep, Mountain High (Nutbush City Limits version)
28. Freddie King -Going Down
29. The Stooges-Down On The Street
30. The Saints-Messin’ With The Kid
31. The Scientists-Frantic Romantic
32. The Briefs-Razorblade Heart
33. The Exploding Hearts-Sniffing Glue
34. The Spits-I H8 Pussies
35. The Ramones- Havana Affair
36. The Knaughty Knights- Death Has Come Over Me
37. Minor Threat-In My Eyes
38. 7 Seconds-We’re Gonna Fight
39. T.S.O.L.-Love Song
40. Black Flag-Jealous Again
41. Circle Jerks-Paid Vacation
42. Guttermouth-Chicken Box
43. Blatz-Dolly
44. X-In This House That I Call Home
45. The Wipers-Lets Go Away
46. Dead Moon-Graveyard
47. Modest Mouse-Shit Luck
48. Black Sabbath-Supernaut
49. Motörhead-Lawman
50. UK Subs-Party In Paris
51. Lee Hazlewood-The Girls In Paris
52. Stiv Bators-Evil Boy
53. Zeros-Wimp
54. The Cramps-Mean Machine
55. Thee Oh Sees-Block Of Ice
56. Thee Mighty Ceasars-Oh Yeah
57. The Centuries-I’ll Cry For You
58. Howard Tate-Stop
59. Sam & Dave-Wrap It Up
60. Johnny K. Killens & The Dynamics-I Don’t Need Help
61. Sam & Dave-Rich Kind Of Poverty
62. Otis Redding-Trick Or Treat
63. Shack-Too Many Lovers
64. Howard Tate-Glad I Knew You Better
65. The Meters-Here Come The Metermen
66. Joyce Jones-Help Me Make Up My Mind
67. The Detroit Cobras-Midnight Blues
68. Murder City Devils- Boom Swagger Boom
69. Rocket From The Crypt-Middle
70. The Dirtbombs-No Expectations
71. Johnny Thunders & The Heartbreakers-Pirate Love
72. The Jimi Hendrix Experience-Bold As Love
73. The Ramones-53rd & 3rd
74. Johnny Thunders & The Heartbreakers-Chinese Rocks
75. The Bronx-Dirty Leaves
76. Dead Kennedys-Stars And Stripes Of Corruption
77. Dead Kennedys-I Am The Owl
78. Dead Kennedys-Well Paid Scientist
79. The Bronx-False Alarm
80. Hot Snakes-Paid In Cigarettes
81. Subhumans-Cancer
82. Subhumans-Big City
83. Drunk Injuns-Your Mama
84. Riot 303-Skate Punx
85. Los Olividados-Don’t Cry
86. Minus One-The Kids Don’t Skate Here
87. The Spits-SK8
88. Black Atheletes-Die Laughing
89. The Faction-Boredom Awaits
90. Fucked Up-Golden Seal
91. Fucked Up-Carried Out To Sea
92. Murder City Devils-Lemura Rising
93. The Misfits-Hybrid Moments
94. Beastie Boys-Time For Livin
95. Dead To Me-Splendid Isolation
96. The Adolescents-Kids Of The Black Hole

guntrafficsoundsystem 03-07-2009

1. The Seeds—Cant Seem To Make You Mine
2. The Yardbirds—For Your Love
3. The Kinks—Till The End Of The Day
4. Annie Phiippe—On Mia Toujours Dit
5. 13th Floor Elevators—She Lives In A Time Of Her Own
6. The Black Lips—Cold Hands
7. Radio Birdman—Murder City Nights
8. MC5—Teenage Lust
9. Runaways—American Nights
10. Germs—Lexicon Devils
11. Cramps—Cornfed Dames
12. Bo Diddley—Cadillac
13. Miracle Worker—One Step Close To Me
14. Plan 9—I’m Not There
15. BBQ—Outta My Mind
16. Billy Childish—Joe Strummers Grave
17. Headcoatees—When The Night Comes
18. Detroit Cobras—Shout Bama Lama
19. The Sires—Help Me
20. The Troggs—I Want You
21. Apollos Apaches—Boss (Be Good To Me)
22. Love—Little Red Book
23. The Kandells—I Want You To Know
24. Cramps—Whats Inside A Girl
25. Murder City Devils—Dear Hearts
26. Danzig—Not Of This World
27. Motorhead—Dance
28. Anti Nowhere League—Woman
29. Cock Sparrer—I Need A Witness
30. AC/DC—Sin City
31. Minutemen—Corona
32. X—Soul Kitchen
33. Minutemaen—Viet Nam
34. Camper Van Beethoven—Skinhead Stomp
35. Desmond Dekker—Intensified ’68 (Music Like Dirt)
36. Peter Tosh—Steppin’ Razor
37. 4 Skins—Plastic Gangsters
38. Damned—Melody Lee
39. Dead Meadow—Such Hawks, Such Hounds
40. The Boots—But You Never Do It, Babe
41. Brian Jonestown Massacre—Going To Hell
42. Pavement—Purfume V
43. Pavement—Cut Your Hair
44. Pavement—Stereo
45. Stranglers—Golden Brown
46. Buzzcocks—Harmony In My Head
47. Beck—Pay No Mind
48. Pixies—Levitate Me
49. Dead Kennedys—Stealing Peoples Mail
50. Crass—Big A, Little A
51. Blitz—New Age
52. Joy Division—No Love Lost
53. Comsat Angels—Independence Day
54. Gun Club—Bad America
55. Joy Division—Digital
56. Descendents—Catalina
57. The Fall—Mr. Pharmacist
58. Wire—Three Girl Rhumba
59. The Fall—Victoria
60. The Cataways—Liar, Liar
61. 13th Floor Elevators—You’re Gonna Miss Me
62. Brian Jonestown Massacre—Servo
63. The Leaves—Hey Joe
64. Brian Jonestown Massacre—Hide And Seek
65. Love—7 & 7 Is
66. Cold War Kids—Something Is Not Right With Me
67. Knaughty Knights-Death Has Come Over Me
68. The Spits—Die Die Die
69. Ramones—53rd & 3rd
70. X Ray Spex—Germ Free Adolescents
71. Bad Religion—Voice Of God Is Government
72. Lee Hazelwood—My Baby Cried All Night Long
73. Johnny Cash—Rowboat
74. The Black Lips—Veni Vidi Vici
75. Creation—How Does It Feel

guntrafficsoundsystem 01-10-2009

1. Blues Magoos—Tabacco Road
2. John Paul— I'm A Bad Sun Of A Gun
3. Mar Kays—Last Night
4. Jet Boys—I Cant Get Next To You
5. Sam & Dave—I Take What I Want
6. Otis Redding—Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
7. Bo Diddley—Roadrunner
8. Brian Jonestown Massacre—Open Heart Surgery
9. Bob Dylan—Tombstone Blues
10. James Brown & The Famous Flames—Night Train
11. Marva Whitney—What Do I have To Do To Prove My Love To You
12. The Who—Boris The Spider
13. The Kinks—Nothing In This World Can Stop Me Worrin' Bout That Girl
14. Rolling Stones--19th Nervous Breakdown
15. Spoon—The Government Darling
16. Pixies—Debasser
17. Lush—Ladykillers
18. Possum Dixon—Watch That Girl Destroy Me
19. Mike Ness—Don't Think Twice
20. Elvis Costello—Radio Radio
21. The Clash—Rudie Can't Fail
22. Dead To Me—Little Brother
23. Operation Ivy—Bad Town
24. John Holt—Ali Baba
25. Owen Gray—Reggae Dance
26. Jay Bays—Tilly
27. Pioneers—Papa Was A Rolling Stone
28. Ike & Tina Tuner—Too Hot To Hold
29. Marva Whitney—Unwind Yourself
30. Otis & Carla—Tramp
31. Shirley Ellis—The Real Nitty Gritty
32. Peoples Choice-- I Like To Do IT
33. Spoon—Don't You Evah
34. Black Lipstick—Voodoo Economics
35. Pixies—Here Comes Your Man
36. Velvet Underground—I'm Waiting For My Man
37. Black Lips—Time Of The Scab
38. Question Mark & the Mysterians—96 Tears =(
39. Creation—Making Time =)
40. The Who—I Can't Explain
41. Small Faces—Watch Gonnna Do About It
42. Jacques Dutronc—Et Moi, Et Moi, Et Moi
43. Minor Threat—Sometimes Good Guys Don't Wear White
44. Castaways—Liar Liar
45. 13th Floor Elevators—You Gonna Miss Me
46. The Golliwogs—Brown Eyed Girl
47. Freddie King—Going Down
48. The Stooges—Down On The Street (R.I.P. Ron Ashton)
49. Ike & tina Turner—River Deep Mountain High
50. Operation Ivy—Sound System
51. The Ruts—Backbiter
52. Missing Persons—Walking In LA
53. Rancid—Time Bomb
54. The Aggrolites—Time To Get Tough
55. Toots & The Maytal—Funky Kingston
56. The Saints—Private Affair
57. The Spits-- Die Die Die
58. Knaughty Knights—Death Has Come Over Me
59. Ramones—53rd & 3rd
60. Johnny Thunders & the Heartbreakers—Chinese Rocks
61. The Slugs—Problem Child
62. The Germs—Lexicon Devil
63. Angry Angels—Things Are Moving
64. Jay Reatard—Another Person
65. Wire—3 Girl Rumba
66. Black Flag—Nervous Breakdown
67. The Bronx—False Alarm
68. Murder City Devils—18 Wheels
69. Adolescents—Kids Of The Blackhole
70. Ray Charles—What'd I Say Pt. 1 & 2
71. Dr. John---Cold Cold Cold
72. Wareen Zevon—Werewolves Of London
73. Breeders-Cannonball
74. Rezillos—My Baby Does Good Sculptures
75. Big Boys—We've Got Your Money
76. Circle Jerks— World Up My Ass
77. Gloria Jones—Tainted Love
78. Blitz—New Age
79. Siouxsie & The Banshees—Love In A Void
80. Infinity Girls—Hey Pinky!
81. Cock Sparrer—Runnin' Riot
82. Adam Ant—Beat My Guest
83. Elastica—Annie
84. Wayne Gibson—Under My Thumb
85. Fugazi—Waiting Room
86. Fear—I Don't Care About You
87. Descendants—No, All!
88. X—Los Angeles
89. Subhumans—Peroxide
90. Crass—Punk Is Dead
91. Desmond Dekkar—Intensified '68 (Music Like Dirt)
92. Tommy James & The Shondells—Crimson & Clover (Italian)
93. Jawbox-Savory