Sunday, January 15, 2017

483. Covers the Covers, Too !

We go deep under the covers to dig up not only the famous cover tunes...we dug out the inspirations for the covers, the originals. Join us as Trick's Synthetic Podcast goes undercover to cover the covers with:



Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood - The Animals/Nina Simone

Needles and Pins - The Searchers/Jackie DeShannon

Soldier of Love - The Beatles / Arthur Alexander / Milkshakes

My Babe - Janis Joplin / Garnett Mimms

When The Battle Is Over - The Band / Aretha Franklin

Dark End Of The Street - Gram Parsons / James Carr

Please Do Something - Spencer Davis Group / Don Covey

Fannie Mae - Buster Brown / The Rolling Stones

One Way Out - The Allman Brothers / Sonny Boy Williams
When The Battle Is Over (revisited) - Delaney and Bonnie



Sunday, January 8, 2017

482. The Class of 1967

So, here I was sitting around and enjoying the new year 2017" and hit hit me like a ton of cow paddies, the music I enjoy is now officially 50! Yes, that f i f t y! As in 350 dog years! Ca...rap! I'm getting old, but it does have its benefits. At least I won't have to listen to the most of the sheep's dung music being produced today for another fifty years... So join me and several other old codgers as we look back to the "Class of 1967" with...


Soul Kitchen - The Doors

Mr. Blues - Moby Grape

Ha, Ha Said The Clown B2B 
with Manfred Mann 
and The Yardbirds

Cool Calm and Collected - The Rolling stones

Beatle Break: Penny Lane and Strawberry Fields

Rose For Emilt - The Zombies

Time Of The Season - The Zombies

David Watts - The Kinks

Are You Experienced - Jimi Hendrix

Yes, I Am Experienced - Eric Burdon and The Animals

I Had Too Much To Dream Last Night - Electric Prunes

96 Tears - Aretha Franklin

When Something Is Wrong With My Baby - Otis Redding and Carla Thomas

Hip Hug Her - Booker T. and The M.G.s

Born Under A Bad Sign B2B  
with Albert King
 and  The Paul Butterfield Blues Band

Big Road Blues - Canned Heat

My Back Pages - The Byrds



THIS makes me want to dust off the ol' Theremin!


Saturday, December 31, 2016

481 Hello 2017, Goodbye 2016


We say good riddance to 2016, a year that hit the music community very hard, but as a positive note...there's a new year right around the corner! And we say hello 2017 and Trick's Synthetic Podcast begins its 10th year of podcastery! So join us with a toast to the new year with... 


New Years 2017:

New Year For The Blues - Steve Hill Trio

New Year's Resolution - Bob Christopher

Happy New Year - Lighning Hopkins

Happy New Year, Darling - Lonnie Johnson

Saying Goodbye To 2016:

Leon Russell (Nov) - Song For You

Dan Hicks (Feb) - I'll See You In My Dreams

David Bowie (Jan) - Where Have All The Good Times Gone

Sugarloaf's Jerry Corbetta (Sep) - Green Eyed Lady
Guy Clark (May) - Let Him Roll
Flying Burrito Bros' Gib Guilbeau (Apr)- Wheels
Mose Allison (Nov) - Love The Life I live
Long John Hunter (Jan) -  Love Prevails
Lonnie Mack (Jan) - Country
Candye Kane ( Nov) -  Jesus and Mohamed
Leonard Cohen (Nov) - Hey, That's No Way To Say Goodbye
Eagles' Glen Frey (Nov) - Desperado
El Paso Boogaloo (fade) - Mofo Party Band