Thursday, July 27, 2017

502: Seeing (and Hearing) Red






This a playlist like this you'll be seeing... and hearing, red for at least the next 60 minutes:
Red Cat 'Till I Die - Ry Cooder
Red Mud - Chris Thomas King
Red Hot B2B with Robert Gordon and Sleepy LaBeef
Red Balloon - Small Faces

That Guitar Man!:
Red Planet - NRBQ
Red Cross Store - Eric Burdon
A Red Neck Salute:
Red Neck - Danny Cox
Red Neck Jump - Humble Pie
Red Neck Reel - Sixteen Horsepower
Red Dirt - Guy Forsyth
Hay Ride With Me Awhile B2B :
Red Wagon - Buddy Jones and Mose Allison
Red Hot - The Five Scamps
Red Beans - Professor Longhair
Cover Me Danno!: (new from TSP)
Red Right Hand (Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds) - Frank Bennett
Red Hot Chicken - Wet Willie
Lil' Red Book (fade) - Cal Tjader




100% Don Approved Podcastery!


Sunday, July 16, 2017

501: Sideman Extroidinaire






He's on hundreds of records, won numerous Grammys and put out a load of music under his own name. Who you say?

It's none other than... a sideman extroidinaire! 

The Sideman Extrodinaire!
 

The Lesser Known:
Celebrated Walkin' Blues - Taj Mahal
Train - Gentle Soul
 Carriage House Song - John Braden
Soft Sounding Music - Harper's Bizarre
Jennette - Flaco Jimenez
 

The Biggies:
Love In Vain - The Rolling Stones
Willin' - Little Feat
 Baby How Long -  Jackson Browne
Wild About My Lovin' - John Sebastian
Last Night I Had A Dream - Randy Newman
 

Moving Up Front:
Giant Step - The Rising Sons
Great Dream from Heaven (Into The Purple Valley 1971) - Ry Cooder
The Girl From Texas (Borderline 1980) - Ry Cooder
East St. Louis ( Music By Ry Cooder 1995) - Ry Cooder
Spade Kooley (I, Flathead 2008) - Ry Cooder
Ry's Last Thoughts
 

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

500: The Big One!

It's here! Our 500th podcast episode...almost 10 years in the making...over a thousand different tunes from four guys with very similar tastes in music. It started with just your original humble host and his best pal, Don, but soon the Old Colonel and Duke joined them to make it a perfect foursome of music, mirth, merrymaking, and more music. So join us as we make new memories with this special two hour celebration with:

The Original 2007 Logo





The Back 2 Backs:
Fragile Child B2B with Nashville Ramblers and The Golliwogs
The Themes:
Psychedelic Phlashback - Life Is Love - The Next Morning
Jammin' On My Hammond - Stop - Al Kooper and Mike Bloomfield
Food - Hot Potatoes - The Kinks
Wheels Are Rolling - Wheels (Flying Burrito Brothers)- Mike Headrick
The middle years logo

Cover Tunes:
Ripple (Grateful Dead) - The Persuasions
One Of Us Must Know (Bob Dylan) - Mike Hucknall
My Favorite Record:
Season of the Witch(Donovan) - Lou Rawls
Well, it is "My Favorite!"

Beatle Break:
If I Needed Someone - Jamestown Revival
Savoy Truffle - Dhanni Harrison
Unused Themes:
Musical Recipes: Texas Hash - Johnny Cash
Cheap Cars: My Gremlin - The Rave Ups
Willie will sing with you!:  Song for You - Willie and Leon
Play Ball ! -  America's Favorite Pastime - Todd Snider
I Play Like A Chicken - Bad Chicken - Little Freddie King
The First Podcast

Break



Accordianna:
Honk Tonk Zydeco - T Broussard
Takes Two - Charlie Hart
One Trick Pony - Roddie Romero and Hub City All Stars
You Never Can Tell - Ronny Lane


Meatloaf and Mashed Potatoes (Comfort Food for the Soul):
Monterrey - The Animals
Fried Hockey Boogie - Canned Heat
The Bear - John Mayall
Funk # 49 - James Gang
Back 2 Back:
Rock Me Baby B2B with Otis Redding and Freddie King



Annual Themes:
March Texas' Birthday: Texas Home - Carol Fran
April Fools: Seventeen Miles From Waukegan - Harvard Lampoon Band
December's Ol' St. Trick - Trim Your Christmas Tree - Asylum Chior
OTR Signs Off:  Over The Rainbow - Frank Sinatra
That's All There Is...
Always 100% Trick's !

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

499 and 1/2: A Lesson In Procrastination






We all took a month off to psyche up for the BIG 500th Podcast and then it happened...the scourge of the keyboard , writer's block! But now it's better and we are getting back on track with this almost 500th episode of Trick's that we call "The 499 and a 1/2 Podcast Special!"

The Ninety nine half:
Ninety nine and a half - Wilson Pickett
Hiway Ninety nine  -  Joe Hill Louis
Ninety nine  MPH - Chainsaw Dupont
Ninety nine and a half - Bobby Keys
Ninety Nine Pounds - Toni Price
T - Ninety nine - Jimmy "T 99" Nelson
Ninety nine and a half B2B with Henry Vestine and Steve Cropper
The Other Half:
Half - Barnes and Barnes
"Hey, Ride with me awhile": Half As Much - Van Morrison
 One Half Steppin' Chicken - Stone Crazy Blues Band
Half A Man, Half A Boy - Lucky 7
"The Spiritual Spotlite": If Paradise Is Half As Nice - Amen Corner
 A Half Hour Of Heaven - Martin Mull
Ninety nine and a half - Fever Tree


                              Ol' Trustworthy!

Sunday, May 21, 2017

499. Replays The Beatles

Trick goes toe to toe AND head to head with the big boys as we "Replay the Beatles" something that seems to never go away. So join us as we give them a go, Trick's Synthetic style, with a toe, a head, and even a back to back on Trick's Relays The Beatles:



Hard Days Night - HooDoo Gurus

It Won't Be Long - James Hunter 6

Love Me Do - The Mustangs

From Me to You - Claude Francois

Help - The Charles River Boys

Drive My Car - The Swingle Singers

In My Life B2B Dwight Twilley 
and Johnny Cash

Doctor Robert - Luke Temple

12 Bar Blues Break - The Beatles

I'm Only Sleeping(take 1) - The Beatles

Lovely Rita - Big Daddy

Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds - William Shatner

Savoy Truffle B2B with The Dons 
and Ella Fitzgerald

Day Tripper - Jimi Hendrix Experience

The End - The Beatles

I'll Be Back Again - Roger Nichols
 







We play Cowboys and Beatles!



Saturday, May 13, 2017

498. Last Minute Gifts For Mom


Just got   these last minute gifts for Mother's Day in under the wire, because if Momma ain't happy, ain't nobody happy. So unwrap the special tunes and when it's over you'll be another smilin' Momma's Boy!

 Mother’s Day  - Papa John Creech

Delta Momma Blues – Steve Earle
Oh Momma, Momma – Commander Cody
Call Me Momma – Bernard Allison
Motherly Love – Frank Zappa and The Mothers
Mother B2B 
with Pink Floyd 
and Celtic Pink Floyd
Mother - David Bowie
Hey Ride with Me Awhile: 
Hey Mommy – Brewer and Shipley
You Only Have One Mother – Tex Morton
The Mother Song – The Barry Goldberg Band
Mother’s Little Helpers – The Rolling Stones
Momma’s Little Jewel – Mott The Hoople
The Extra: A Letter to Mommy and Daddy – Barbara Lynn

  Yep, Momma's Happy!