Aug 30, 2014

Across the great divide

Mrs Johns is swimming the Dardanelles. Here's a play list about crossing the divide.

  1. Across Coffee World, Above Honda TSU!
  2. Over The Mountain, Across The Sea Johnny & Joe Hoochie Coochie Man: The Chess Story Chess 1957
  3. Break On Through (To The Other Side) The Doors The Doors Elektra 1967
  4. Crosstown Traffic Jimi Hendrix Electric Ladyland Track 1968
  5. Across the great divide The Band The Band Capitol 1969
  6. Crossroads Of The Stepping Stones Elephants Memory Songs From Midnight Cowboy Plus... United Artists 1969
  7. At The Crossroads Mott The Hoople Mott The Hoople (Remaster Version) Island 1969
  8. Jesus Was A Cross Maker Judee Sill Judee Sill Asylum 1971
  9. Cross the Tracks Maceo & the Macks 7" People 1975
  10. Crossroads The Snivelling Shits I Can't Come 1977
  11. Take Me To The Other Side Spacemen 3 The Perfect Prescription Fire 1987
  12. 'cross The Breeze Sonic Youth Daydream Nation Enigma/Blast First 1988
  13. Across The Wire Calexico Feast Of Wire Quarterstick 2003
  14. King's Crossing Elliott Smith From A Basement On The Hill Domino 2004

Aug 13, 2014


Chief Cardiac Tim Smith

We pay tribute to musical Tims this week after Mr Tim Hallam of Istanbul lent a helping hand to yours truly to make sure that classic rock on TUWSJ keeps on rocking.
  1. Tomorrow Never Knows The Beatles Revolver Parlophone 1966
  2. Don't Make Promises Tim Hardin Tim Hardin 1 Verve 1966
  3. Timothy gone Margo Guryan Take A Picture Oglio 1968
  4. Tiptoe Through the Tulips With Me Tiny Tim God Bless Tiny Tim Reprise 1968
  5. That's Evil Cactus Restrictions Atco 1971
  6. Downtown Ash Ra Tempel Seven Up Ohr 1973
  7. Dolphins Tim Buckley Once I Was Discreet 1973
  8. Fireball Ducks Deluxe Fireball 7" RCA 1974
  9. Master Builder Gong You Virgin 1974
  10. Bittern Storm Over Ulm Henry Cow Unrest Virgin 1974
  11. The Modern Dance Pere Ubu The Modern Dance Blank Records 1978
  12. Motorway City Hawkwind Levitation Bronze 1979
  13. The whole world window Cardiacs A Little Man and a House and the Whole World Window Alphabet Business Concern 1988
  14. Kung Fu Ash 1977 Infectious 1995
  15. Vonal Declosion Stereolab Margarine Eclipse Elektra 2004

Aug 2, 2014

Back in the Water


Another deluge in Istanbul and so another playlist about water. We start off with a mystery single by a band called Hot Water. Any info on this single would be greatly appreciated.
  1. Reaction    Hot Water           
  2. Too Many Fish In The Sea    The Marveltettes    7"    Tamla    1964
  3. Black Waterside    Bert Jansch    Jack Orion    Transatlantic    1966
  4. Wade in the Water    Ramsey Lewis Trio            1966
  5. Wade In The Water    Marlena Shaw    Anthology        1966
  6. Day At The Seaside    John Renbourn    Another Monday    Transatlantic    1966
  7. He Went Down To The Sea    Monks    Black Monk Time    Polydor    1966
  8. Deep Water    The Beau Brummels    Bradley's Barn    Warner    1968
  9. By The Sea    Wendy & Bonnie    Genesis        1969
  10. The Sea Captain    Sandy Denny    The North Star Grassman and The Ravens        1971
  11. Aristocracy    Caravan    Waterloo Lily     Decca    1972
  12. Misty Water    The Kinks    The Great Lost Kinks Album    Pye    1973
  13. Pacific Ocean Blues    Dennis Wilson    Pacific Ocean Blue    Caribou    1977
  14. Seven Seas    Echo & The Bunnymen    Ocean Rain    Korova    1984
  15. So Hot (Wash Away All Of My Tears)    Spacemen 3    Playing With Fire    Fire    1989
  16. Ain't No Water In The Well    Hüsker Dü    The Living End        1994
  17. The Diamond Sea    Sonic Youth    Washing Machine    SST    1995
  18. The Daughter Brings the Water    Swans    The Seer    Young Gods    2012