Sunday, January 17, 2016

David Bowie Tribute 2016

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A tribute to the life, music, art and death of David Bowie who died of cancer on Jan 11, 2016
featuring tracks from his last album Blackstar as well as rare, live and classic tracks from his discography and
news clips of his death
 His death was no different from his life - a work of Art. Farewell Starman.

Blackstar 2016

Space Oddity
Unreleased demo version (1969)
Mixed with original version (1969)

All The Madmen
The Man Who Sold The World (1970) 


David Live (1974)

I'm Afraid Of Americans (Featuring Nine Inch Nails)
Earthling (1997)


Young Americans
Young Americans (1975)

 Ziggy Stardust
The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars (1972)


The Superman
The Man Who Sold The World (1970)

Under The God
Tin Machine (1989)

Jean Jeanie
David Live (1974)

Diamond Dogs
Diamond Dogs (1974)

Young Americans (1975)

Heros (1977)


I Can't Give It Away
Girl Loves Me
Blackstar (2016)

Please Mr. Gravedigger
David Bowie (1967)

The Stars (Are Out Tonight)
The Next Day (2013)

Saviour Machine
The Man Who Sold the World (1970)

The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars (1972)

Lightning Frightening
The Man Who Sold the World (1970)

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Calexico 2015

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A year end tribute to the Tucson, Arizona-based Americana / Folk / Tex-Mex / Experimental / indie rock band Calexico. Featuring tracks off their latest and GREATEST 2015 release "Edge of the Sun" and my vote for best album of 2015 clips from the documentary "Making of Edge of the Sun" interviews John Covertino and Joey Burns and tracking their discography including rare, live and remixed tracks.


Playlist by Track, Release, Year:

* Gran Circo Mexico
Circo OST (Original Sound Track) (2010)

* Tres Avisos
Hot Rail (2010)

* Ballad Of Cable Hogue
Hot Rail (2000)

* The Ride Pt 2
Scraping Live (2002)

* Boyle Gets Dressed
The Guard Original Soundtrack (2011)


* Falling From The Sky
Edge Of The Sun (2015)

Wrapping up EOS recording
Making of Edge of the Sun

* Bullets and Rocks (featuring Sam Beam vocals)
* Calavera
Edge Of The Sun (2015)

To Mexico City to write and record
Making of Edge of the Sun (2015)

* World Un Done
Moon Never Rises (featuring Carla Morrison vocals)
Edge of the Sun (2015)

Guest apperances on EOS
Making of Edge of the Sun (2015)

* Follow The River (featuring Nick Urata of Devotchka)
Edge of the Sun (2015)

* Roll Tango
Edge Of The Sun (2015)

Circo OST (2010)

*Crooked Road And The Briar
Hot Rail (2010)


*Red Dust
Iron & Wine/Calexico
In the Reins (2005)

*Crystal Frontier (Original mixed with buscemi/acoustic remixes)
Hot Rail (2000) (2010)

*Attack El Robot! Attack!
Feast Of Wire (2003)

*Alone Again
Convict Pool Ep (2004)


*All The Pretty Horses
Aerocalexico (2001)

*Dark Eyes (Bob Dylan Cover)
Iron & Wine & Calexico
I'm Not There Soundtrack (2007) 


*Guns Of Brixton
Calexico-Beirut Split (2006)

*When The Walls Came Down
Maybe On Monday Ep (2013)

*El Gatillo
Carried To Dust (2008)

*Beautiful Fuckin Day
The Guard OST (2011)



Spoke (1997)

*Eugene Wheels Past
The Guard OST (2011)

Live at Rialto Theatre on (2006)

*Inspiracion Live
Spiritoso (2012)

*Let It Slip Away

Edge Of The Sun (2015)

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Cover This: The Metal Years Vol 2

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The second installment of 80's hard rock/metal cover tracks of Iron Maiden, Metallica
Ozzy, Dio, Rainbow, Pat Travers, Aerosmith, Motorhead, Scorpions and more. 

Featuring Bluegrass, Punk, Folk, Industrial, Ska, Metal, Hard Rock and Lounge artists 

Steve ‘n’ Seagulls, Ironhorse, Avail, Agent Orange, Mad Caddies, Metallica, Tenacious D, Arch Enemy, Hells Belles. and more with a wrap around documentary "Heavy Metal Parking Lot" 1986 CRANK IT UP!!!


Iron Maiden's No. 1 Fan

The Trooper (Iron Maiden)
Farm Machine 2015
Steve ‘n’ Seagulls


Steeler [Chemical Submission Mix] (Judas Preist)
An Industrial Rock Tribute To Judas Priest 2001
Alex Mitchel

Heavy Metal Parking Lot 1986

Over The Mountian (Ozzy)
VA-Death To Metal 1996

I Don't Know (Ozzy)
Black and Bluegrass:  A Tribute to Ozzy Osbourne 2004
Iron Horse 

Seek And Destroy (Metallica)
Farm Machine 2015
Steve ‘n’ Seagulls 

Seek and Destroy (Metallica
Agent Orange
VA-Punk Goes Metal (Extended Version) 2007

Iron Fist (Motorhead)
VA-I Love Metal 1999

Last In Line (Dio)
VA-Ronnie James Dio - This Is Your Life - Tribute DIO 2014
Tenacious D


Holy Diver (Dio)
Farm Machine 2015
Steve ‘n’ Seagulls 


Ronnie Rising Medley (Rainbow)
(Featuring A Light In The Black, Tarot Woman, Stargazer, Kill The King)
VA-Ronnie James Dio - This Is Your Life - Tribute DIO 2014

The Zoo (Scorpions)
Khaos Legions 2011
Arch Enemy


Youth Gone Wild (Skid Row)
VA- Metal Rules: Tribute to the Bad Hair Days 1999
Mad Caddies

Heavy Metal Parking Lot 1986

Snortin Whiskey (Pat Travers Band)
VA-Sucking The 70's II: Back In The Saddle Again 2006


Rats In The Cellar (Aerosmith)
VA-Right In The Nuts A Tribute To Aerosmith 2000

Jail Break (AC/DC)
We Salute You 2005
Hells Belles



Night Prowler
High Voltage Box The Ultimate ACDC Tribute 2007
Dave Menikett

Everybody Wants Some
VA-Everybody Wants Some! 1997
Talking to Animals

Hot For Teacher
VA-The Spandex Experiment

Atomic Punk
VA-Everybody Wants Some 1997
Cherry 2000


Women and Children First
VA-Everybody Wants Some 1997

Run To The Hills (Iron Maiden)
Farm Machine 2015
Steve ‘n’ Seagulls

Heavy Metal Parking Lot 1986 Documentary

Sunday, October 25, 2015

DeVotchKa October 2015

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 DeVotchKa is a four-piece multi-instrumental and vocal ensemble. They take their name from the Russian word devochka (девочка), meaning "girl". Based in Denver Colo. the quartet is made up of Nick Urata, who sings and plays theremin, guitar, bouzouki, piano, and trumpet; Tom Hagerman, who plays violin, accordion, and piano; Jeanie Schroder, who sings and plays sousaphone, double bass, and flute; and Shawn King, who plays percussion and trumpet Just in time for Halloween. They will be playing in their hometown on hallows eve 2015 ENJOY!

Playlist by: Track, Release and Year

The First Push
Little Miss Sunshine OST (2006)

The Enemy Guns
How It Ends (2004)

Una Volta (2002)


Comrade Z
A Mad And Faithful Telling (2008)

Danglin Feet
Una Volta (2002)

Gasoline Serpent
Super Melodrama (2000)

100 Lovers (2001)

100 Lovers
Live On KEXP 2015

El Zopilote Mojado
How It Ends (2004)

Death By Blonde
Una Volta (2003)


Nightmare Revisited OST (2008)

All The Sand and Sea
Live On KEXP 2015

The End Of Time
Little Miss Sunshine soundtrack (2006)

How It Ends
How It Ends (2004), Little Miss Sunshine soundtrack (2006)

Dark Eyes
Super Melodrama (2000)

El Zopilote Mojado
Curse Your Little Heart [EP] (2006)

Head Honcho
A Mad And Faithful Telling (2008)

Life Is Short
Super Melodrama (2000)

100 Lovers (2001)

Bad Luck Heels
100 Lovers (2011)

La Llorona
Little Miss Sunshine OST (2006)

A New World
A Mad And Faithful Telling (2008)

                                                          HAPPY HALLOWEEN 2015!

Friday, August 28, 2015


Here's a show I did back in 2005 featuring some truly INDYpendant bands
and labels that sent me some great music back in the day. Sebodoah opens the show with
Most Secret Method, Operation Cliff Clavin, The Blank Fight and more ending with interview
mix with Ian MacKaye on music should be free.

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Recorded 8-30-2005 Live on Freak Radio Santa Cruz


Intro mixed w/Negativland - download

Sebadoah - Gimmie Indy Rock - Buy this used CD (compilation),
Dutch East India Trading records 1993

Plan it X Records ROCK BLOCK!!
- The Blank Fight - This Bike and this guitar, Rusted Freedom
- Operation Cliff Clavin - Consumers, Empty
- The Devil is Electric - You Died at Five


Pop Defect (interludes of hey man dig my guitar sounds from
Don't Be Hateful 1994

Click and Repeat 
G7 Welcoming Committee rec

The Most Secret Method
Poor Maryland
Get Lovely
Slowdime records

PDR Mix - Music is Free mix featuring Ian MacKaye phone interview
music by Fugazi Brenden #1

Eco War
Fighting Spirit

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Tribute to the Minutemen

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 A tribute to the infamous Minutemen. Hailing from San Pedro Ca. Childhood friends d Boon, Mike Watt along with George Hurley became one of the best, fastest, unique, incredibly intricate political punk bands of the 80's.
Featuring an hour of of a musical history as featuring clips from "We Jam Econo" The Story Of The Minutemen from their humble beginnings with dboons mother/producer to their tragic and untimely demise of lead signer and guitarist D. Boon killed in a van accident in 1985. Here's a shortlived tribute to the Minutemen.
In Memory of D Boon 1958-1985 for rare and live minutemen recordings/video.


Playlist by title, release and year:

The Maze
Paranoid Time 1981

If Reagan Played Disco
The Bean Spill 1984

Mike Watt how Minuteman formed
We Jam Econo - The Story of the Minutemen 2005

Paranoid Time 1981

Base King
The Politics of Time 1983

The Punch Line 1981

Bob Dylan Wrote Propaganda Songs
What Makes A Man Start Fires 1983

Jello Biafra on Black Flag producing first
Minuteman record
We Jam Econo - The Story of the Minutemen 2005

Joy 1981


Working Men Are Pissed
Paranoid Time 1981

d Boone on KROQ

This Aint No Picnic
Double Nickels on the Dime 1984

Ack Ack Ack
The Politics of Time 1983

Mike Watt
We Jam Econo - The Story of the Minutemen 2005

History Lesson, Pt. 2
Double Nickels on the Dime 1984

Split Red
What Makes A Man Start Fires? 1982

The Glory of Man
Double Nickels on the Dime 1984

3 Way Tie For Last 1985

My Heros 1979

Little Man With A Gun In His Hand
Buzz or Howel Under the heat of influence 1983

Double Nickels on the Dime 1985

d Boone
My Part
English As A Second Language (Talking Fiction) 1988

Mike Watt on punk scene
We Jam Econo - The Story of the Minutemen 2005

Party With Me Punker
The Politics of Time 1983

Non Plussed Interview on length of songs

Double Nickels on the Dime 1984

King of The Hill
Project Mersh 1985

The Anchor
What Makes A Man Start Fires 1983

d Boon gutiar style
We Jam Econo - The Story of the Minutemen 2005



Shit You Hear at parties
The Politics of Time 1983

Political Song For Michael Jackson To Sing
Ballot Result 1987

songwriting, threeway tie for last
We Jam Econo - The Story of the Minutemen 2005

The Red And The Black
Ain't Talkin bout Love
3-Way Tie (for last) 1985

WJE-Upcomming REM show the last show before d Boon dies Mike Watt reflects on mothers inspiration.History Lesson, Pt. 2 Acoustic live
We Jam Econo - The Story of the Minutemen 2005

Ballot Result Live 1987

Sunday, May 17, 2015

New Music May 2015

Finally! a new show featuring new 2015 tracks from Modest Mouse, Muse, Faith No More, Foo Fighters, Calexico, Ghostpoet,  and more. PoP dEFECT RADIO is now on Facebook.

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 Playlist by: Track, Release/Year, Artist:

Drones (2015)

Black Friday
Sol Invictus (2015)
Faith No More



Better Not Butter
Shedding Skin (2015)



Whiplash (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack 2014)
Justin Hurwitz

Hoody (2015)
Dan Bern


Bullets and Rocks
Edge of the Sun (2015)


God Is An Indian And You're An Asshole
The Ground Walks, With Time In A Box
Be Brave
Strangers To Ourselves (2015
Modest Mouse


Sonic Highways (2015)
Foo Fighters

A Message from the Architect
Charles Veitch (You Tube)



The Bureau
Gerard Way
Hesitant Alien (2014)