Musical Cheese for Sept. 26, 2012

Hey, it took a while to get this episode rendered and uploaded. The actual class I’m taking that lets me come play in the WIIT studio is eating up a lot of my time and causing frustration.
Musical Cheese Show, Sept. 29, 2012 at 9 pm, WIIT 88.9 FM
Every Woman I Know is Crazy ‘Bout an Automobile — Al Vance (1965)
Whose Cadillac is That — War — Best of War and More (1987)
B-I-Bickey-Bi, Bo-Go-Go — Gene Vincent (1957)
Somehow I just wanted to lead off with some car songs. But in Chicago, having a car has consequences: Lincoln Park Pirates — Steve Goodman — Live at the Earl of Old Town (1978)
Moonlight Feels RightStarbuck — Super Hits of the 70s v. 18 (1976)
Ritual #1The West Coast Pop Art Experimental BandA Child’s Guide to Good and Evil (1968)
Couldn’t get this idea out of my head until I went ahead with it. Many songs involving the great city of Omaha. Des Moines doesn’t get nearly the same love:  
OmahaCounting CrowsAugust and Everything Afte (1993)
We’re an American BandGrand FunkWe’re an American Band (1973)
Your Time is Gonna Come — Sandie Shaw — (1969)
While cuing up more Omaha songs, here’s a great female vocal cover of a Led Zeppelin song.
Love American StyleThe Cowsills20th Century Masters – The Millennium Collection (1969)
"LAS" was quite probably the best bridge between the 1960’s and 70’s in the TV world. And the Cowsills did the theme song
Uneasy Rider – Uneasy RiderCharlie DanielsUneasy Rider (1973)
Omaha Bar-B-Que — Shuggie Otis, Preston Love — Preston Love’s Omaha Bar-B-Q (Johnny Otis Presents) (2009)
Johnny Otis never stopped bringing out R&B acts!
Convoy – C. W. McCall’s Greatest HitsC.W. McCall — Black Bear Road (1976)
Omaha – Listen My Friends! The Best of Moby GrapeMoby Grape — Moby Grape (1967)
A great San Francisco psych band that immediately got over-hyped when Columbia released five sngles at once from their debut album.
I’m the SlimeFrank ZappaOver-Nite Sensation (1974)
I’ve neglected my playing of Zappa on this show until now.
My Crystal SpiderSweetwaterCycles: The Reprise Collection (1970)
A "lost" band that played Woodstock, yet is unknown today because their label didn’t let them be on the Woodstock albums or in the film. Sorry for the quality of the CD cut.
Rivers of Babylon – Nightflight to VenusBoney M.Nightflight to Venus – Boney M. (1978)
Boney M was managed by German producer Frank Farian, who later orchestra the fake act Milli Vanilli.
I Was Kaiser Bill’s BatmanWhistling Jack Smith — Hard to Find Pop Instrumentals (1967)
Sounds like a nonsense title used to cash in on the "Batman" craze. But a "Batman" is a term for a British miltary adjutant. Either way, following are a few more seasonal songs.
The Homecoming Queen’s Got a GunJulie BrownTrapped In the Body of a White Girl (1984)
Simpsons End Theme: "Talking Softball" — Terry Cashman — Go Simpsonic with the Simpsons
Cashman is parodying himself here. He had a minor hit with "Talkin’ Baseball" in 1981, which he would go on to re-record with versions name-checking all the teams in the MLB. And the "Ozzie" in the episode was Ozzie Smith, not Guillen.
When the Cubs Win the Wold Series — The Cleaning Ladys — 1997
This was a staple of Jonathan Brandmeier’s radio show in the 90’s. Probably not so much now that he’s on WGN,
Spider-Man — Ramones — Saturday Morning Cartoons’ Greatest Hits (1995)
Dinner Music for a Pack of Hungry CannibalsRaymond ScottThe Music of Raymond Scott – Reckless Nights and Turkish Twilights (1937)
Julie, Do Ya Love MeBobby Sherman — (1970)
Do YaThe MoveMessage from the Country (1972)
Hey, two "Do Ya" titles in a row!
Mmm Mmm Mmm MmmCrash Test DummiesGod Shuffled His Feet (1993)
ThunderballTom JonesOriginal Motion Picture Soundtrack (1965)
Who’s Yehoodi?Cab CallowayAre You Hep to the Jive? (1940)
I get another chance to explain some totally obscure cultural reference.
ME-OW — Jockers Brothers (1918)
One of those songs referenced constantly in Carl Stalling’s musical soundtracks to the Warner Bros. cartoons.
Wildwood FlowerThe Carter FamilyRCA Country Legends (1928)
Pammie’s On a BummerSonny BonoInner Views (1967)
Our podcast cuts off in the middle of the LP version. A true example of a Republican hippie freak-out! Sonny is almost as upset about Pammie taking LSD as he was over the fact that "electrically they keep a baseball score"

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