Red Right Hand

KAFM Grand Junction, 9pm - 12am

by Julius C. Lacking Julius C. Lacking
Nell Smith + the Flaming Lips Nell Smith + the Flaming Lips

The story of Nell Smith & The Flaming Lips is as improbable and unexpected as their album full of Nick Cave covers. Existing in a triangular universe of mutual admiration, Where the Viaduct Looms gave us the opening track tonight, the menacing “Red Right Hand”.

In this episode: The The, The Allergies, Belle & Sebastian, Big Thief, Booker T. & the MG's, Chester & Lester, Chris Knox , Concrete Blonde, Courtney Barnett, Darrin Bradbury, The Dodos, Elvis Costello & The Attractions, Fishbone, Fontaines D.C., Goodbye Honolulu, Guided By Voices, Helado Negro, hollAnd, Jo Bisso, La Luz, Medeski, Martin + Wood, Melvins, The Mermen, Mungo's Hi Fi, My Morning Jacket, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Nell Smith & The Flaming Lips, The Police, The Pulsebeats, Ray Wonder, Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, Santiago Motorizado, Anabella Cartolano, Snapped Ankles, Sonic Youth, Stewart Copeland, Taraka, Ten Years After, That 1 Guy, This Is The Kit, The Toasters

  Song Artist Notes
1 Red Right Hand Nell Smith & The Flaming Lips Originally from Nick Cave + the Bad Seeds
3 Trouble with My Lover Robert Plant & Alison Krauss The power is squared
4 Turning Green Courtney Barnett Eating up the miles
5 Softcore War hollAnd Unending resonance
7 Penny For Your Thoughts My Morning Jacket Traveling in time
8 Everybody Knows Concrete Blonde Just common knowledge
9 I'd Love To Change The World Ten Years After Has not aged at all
11 Change Big Thief Slow and smoldering
12 It's Love Chris Knox 1,000% Knox energy
13 I Won't Hesitate La Luz Holding no regrets
15 Bajo las Sombras Santiago Motorizado, Anabella Cartolano With a Scottish bounce
16 The State That I Am In Belle & Sebastian A pastoral benchmark
17 General Hugging Center Ray Wonder Meandering melody
19 Welcome to Paradise Lost Taraka Single string riffing
20 (She Sings Like) Joey Ramone The Pulsebeats Sign her up
21 Kool Thing Sonic Youth Apathy and ignorance
23 Ultraviolet Stone Goodbye Honolulu Hot and heavy
24 Lipstick Vogue (feat. Morat) Elvis Costello & The Attractions Muy enojado
25 Ma And Pa Fishbone Malfunctioning parental units
26 Decision At Midnight The Toasters Time is running out
28 Artvertisement Darrin Bradbury You are the product
29 Coco Stewart Copeland Race you to the Gong Rock
30 Spanish Coin Guided By Voices With a flamenco feel
31 It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Aint Got That Swing) Chester & Lester Aka Chet and Les
33 Something Ain’t Right Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats An ambling feel, almost a mosey
34 There Must Be a Song Like You Helado Negro Music for fading light
35 Riddled With Ticks This Is The Kit Delicate pluckings
36 Jigsaw That 1 Guy Thumps and plucks
38 New Thing The Allergies Implacable bassline
39 Green Onions Booker T. & the MG's A classy excursion
40 Give It Up Jo Bisso African horn wails
42 Armageddon Days (Are Here Again) (Live) The The Not quite a ballroom blitz
43 Outside Chance (Acoustic) Melvins Somewhere off the timeline
44 Quiet Voices The Dodos Fragments and shadows
45 The Black Angel’s Death Song Fontaines D.C. Background screeching for completeness
47 The Evidence Snapped Ankles Intensely aerobic
48 White Trash Raga The Mermen As heard in the trailer park
49 One World (Not Three) The Police Count them out
50 Pulsating Dub Mungo's Hi Fi Heavy cycles
52 Last Chance to Dance Trance (Perhaps) Medeski, Martin + Wood Rattling the bones