Headin West

KAFM Grand Junction, 9pm - 12am

by Julius C. Lacking Julius C. Lacking
Tommy Guerrero Tommy Guerrero

The vessel floated silently across the Mississippi, as silently as a hovercraft possibly could, which was not very silently at all. The two occupants of the walnut-paneled bridge listened intently to the sounds of the radio above the drone of the fans, one of them spinning the wheel with wild abandon, the other plotting an imaginary course over river and land using a nubby pencil and printed map. The sextant lay unused, for it was, after all, night.

In this episode: 2 Many DJs, A Big Yes And A Small No, Afro B, The Aislers Set, Anbessa Orchestra, Aphex Twin, Bath Salt Zombies, BRONCHO, Café Tacvba, Caroline Says, Dan Deacon, The Dap-Kings, David Bowie, Eggs Over Easy, The Flamin' Groovies, Graham Coxon, Graves, Great Grandpa, Head of Femur, Holly Golightly & The Brokeoffs, Jeff Tweedy, The Jesus and Mary Chain, John Medeski + DJ Logic, Klark Kent, Lee Bains III + the Glory Fires, London Calling Of Chicago, Man or Astroman?, The Meters, Money Mark, Negativland, Pixies, Radio Futura, Seu Jorge, Sick Thoughts, Smoking Popes, Squirrel Nut Zippers, Swarming Branch, Tommy Guerrero, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Vulfpeck, Ween, White Hassle

  Song Artist Notes
1 Headin West (Bonus Track) Tommy Guerrero Towards the sunset
2 Lightning Strikes (Not Once But Twice) London Calling Of Chicago Originally by the Clash
3 Major League Chemicals Unknown Mortal Orchestra Fuzzout overdrive
5 Seven Lonely Days Smoking Popes Hitting the numbers
6 Five Years David Bowie I knew he was not lying
7 Composure A Big Yes And A Small No Delicate waltzing
8 Bombs Above Jeff Tweedy Tweedy is Tweedy
10 Life Is Still Sweet White Hassle Looking in parked car windows
11 Color of Your Blues Money Mark Can’t even choose
12 Bittersweet Bundle Of Misery Graham Coxon Lovely little album
13 Yellow Black And Rectangular Negativland I see them everywhere!
15 Blah Blah Blah Blah Blah Blah Blah The Dap-Kings Timeless sound
16 Dark Hair Is Cool Too Graves Gentle admissions
17 Negestat (Kings) Anbessa Orchestra Rolling afrobeat
19 It Gets Funkier IV (feat. Louis Cole) Vulfpeck How can it get funkier?
20 MT1 t29r2 Aphex Twin A welcome glitchfest
21 Undercover BRONCHO Plucky bass
23 Just Kissed My Baby The Meters Nothing funkier
24 Where's The Fire Head of Femur Mutated possibilities
25 Vamos Pixies Frantic guitarwork
26 Slow Road Holly Golightly & The Brokeoffs Slow and steady
28 Me Gusta Tu Manera Café Tacvba Jei Beibi
29 Indian Giver Squirrel Nut Zippers Groovy take
30 Ziggy Stardust Seu Jorge More Bowie
32 Ghost Pokes Caroline Says Humming and handclaps
33 Start Button 2 Many DJs Too many buttons
34 Song Of The Two-Mile Accelerator Man or Astroman? High energy particles
35 Land Swarming Branch It's where we belong
37 Theme for Kinetic Ritual Klark Kent Welcome to the cutting edge
38 Fallen Star The Flamin' Groovies Revival
39 Paddling Ghost Dan Deacon Sonic non sequitur
41 Swamp Road John Medeski + DJ Logic Digital bayou
42 Black Leather Glove Sick Thoughts So very Misfits
43 I'm Gonna Put A Bar In The Back Of My Car (And Drive Myself To Drink) Eggs Over Easy Just about perfect
44 One Half Laughing The Aislers Set Turn of the century twee
46 Voodoo Lady Ween Shakin that stick!
47 Vegetable Man The Jesus and Mary Chain Originally by Syd Barrett
48 Bearded Lady (Part 1) Bath Salt Zombies Don't do it
50 Expert Eraser Great Grandpa Grinding through
51 Veneno En La Piel Radio Futura Big in Spain
52 Drogba (Joanna) Afro B Africa Electro
54 Crooked Letters Lee Bains III + the Glory Fires Can't lose with a kid chorus