Episode 0142: Holy Smokes Future Jokes

by Julius C. Lacking Julius C. Lacking
Blitzen Trapper Blitzen Trapper

There are many two-genre combos that will fit on Blitzen Trapper like a tailored suit, but my current favorite is “country psychedelia”.

In this episode: A Giant Dog, Alejandro Escovedo, Blitzen Trapper, The Bobby Lees, The Budos Band, Chris Robley + the Fear of Heights, Chris + Tad, Dub Narcotic Sound System Meets The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Flour, The Fresh & Onlys, Fruit Bats, Gallygows, Garotas Suecas, Heavy Trash, Kitty, Daisy & Lewis, Les Claypool's Frog Brigade, Los Amigos Invisibles, Margaret Glaspy, MC Frontalot, The Misfits, Montefiori Cocktail, Oh Sees, PJ Harvey, The Rezillos, Rift Valley Brothers, Schrasj, Señor Coconut And His Orchestra, The Snitches, To Roccoco Rot, Tom Petty, Tricky, Wagon Christ

  Song Artist Notes
1 Holy Smokes Future Jokes Blitzen Trapper A gentle approach
2 Wildflowers Tom Petty Pure unfiltered genius
3 Dress PJ Harvey If you put it on
4 Pigs On The Wing 2 Les Claypool's Frog Brigade High above the factories
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6 Panik Heavy Trash From NOO YOCK CIDDEH!
7 Agua De Beber Montefiori Cocktail From Italy!
8 Cars To Roccoco Rot From Germany!
9 Banana Meltdown Dub Narcotic Sound System Meets The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion From Olympia!
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11 Riddle Daddy The Bobby Lees Good question
12 Somebody's Gonna Get Their Head Kicked In Tonight The Rezillos Alright!
13 Canopnr '74 Oh Sees Flying saucer AM radio
14 December 21 The Snitches Calendar time
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16 Ghostwriter Garotas Suecas Hey Doug, have some!
17 Live At Budokan Gallygows The Beatles’ Budokan, not Cheap Trick’s
18 The Ruminant Band Fruit Bats Bats aren’t ruminant, are they?
19 Humo En El Agua Señor Coconut And His Orchestra You may recognize this.
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21 La Que Me Gusta Los Amigos Invisibles It's the Venezuelan Walking on Sunshine
22 User-Friendly Guide to Change Chris Robley + the Fear of Heights Startling composition
23 What Quid? Kitty, Daisy & Lewis Jamming it out
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25 I Turned Into A Martian The Misfits Walked like an Egyptian, too
26 Shelby Jenkins Chris + Tad Don’t blink
27 A Skit About Vocations MC Frontalot Outdated already
28 I’m in the Doorway (feat. Oh. Land) Tricky Siren calling
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30 Becomings The Fresh & Onlys The sound of dust
31 Tongue Tied A Giant Dog A lot like X
32 Emotions and Math Margaret Glaspy Clearly complicated stuff
33 Luna De Miel Alejandro Escovedo Still burning!
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35 Sixth Hammer The Budos Band Music for the Sahara patrol
36 Mucang'ang'o Ugiraga Mukindirio Rift Valley Brothers For a new day
37 Machinery Hill Flour Chicago noise days
38 Special Designer Song Wagon Christ Who samples Negativland?
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40 Connect Schrasj Not as noisy as it seems.