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Uneasy Listening

May 25, 2024 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Music

With Commie Francis

Music from all different genres from the 1910s to the 2020s. On a lyrical theme for the first two hours, FREEFORM MADNESS for the last hour.

BEWARE! Songs with warnings

BE BACK AFTER THE FIREWORKS!

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WATCH OUT it's my last (regular) show for the summer! Songs about and containing warnings of bad and dangerous things to come.

Oh yeah and I'll be back tomorrow and also the day after.

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Uneasy Listening
8:01 PM
Bay City Rollers - Saturday Night
Bay City Rollers Saturday Night
Rollin' Arista 1974
8:04 PM
Blind Alfred Reed - Beware
Blind Alfred Reed Beware
How Can A Poor Man Stand Such Times And Live?...The Songs Of Blind Alfred Reed Rounder Records 1972
orig 1931
8:07 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------

DJ speaks over Mac Rebannack - Storm Warning

8:13 PM
Fastbacks - Don't Eat That It's Poison
Fastbacks Don't Eat That It's Poison
The Question Is No Sub Pop Records 1992
8:15 PM
Nog Watt - Big Warning, Big Mistake
Nog Watt Big Warning, Big Mistake
Fear Revenge Records 1985
8:20 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------

DJ speaks over Dana Kaproff - Have You Checked the Children

8:21 PM
Life In The Fridge Exists - Have You Checked The Children?
Life In The Fridge Exists Have You Checked The Children?
Four Stars (****) V/A Sausage Records 1980
8:24 PM
Eddie & Ernie - Watch Your Step
Eddie & Ernie Watch Your Step
Time Waits for No One Cairo Records 2018
recorded 60s
8:27 PM
Chaos UK - 4 Minute Warning
Chaos UK 4 Minute Warning
Burning Britain Riot City 1982
8:29 PM
Sweet - Blockbuster
Sweet Blockbuster
Blockbuster / Need a Lot of Lovin' RCA 1973
8:32 PM
Bored Youth - Warning
Bored Youth Warning
November 1981 Alona’s Dream Records 2018
was supposed to come out on touch and go in 1981
8:33 PM
Dogma Probe - A Word of Warning
Dogma Probe A Word of Warning
Thirteen / A Word Of Warning Arachnid Records 1982
8:36 PM
Diane Renay - Watch Out Sally!
Diane Renay Watch Out Sally!
Watch Out Sally! / Billy Blue Eyes MGM 1964
8:39 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------

DJ speaks over Mac Rebannack - Storm Warning

8:43 PM
Talking Heads - Warning Sign
Talking Heads Warning Sign
More Songs About Buildings and Food Warner Records 1978
8:46 PM
Unskilled Lab - Do Not Get Lost
Unskilled Lab Do Not Get Lost
Unskilled Lab self released 2016
8:49 PM
Henry Hall and His Orchestra - The Teddy Bear's Picnic
Henry Hall and His Orchestra The Teddy Bear's Picnic
Hush, Hush, Hush, Here Comes The Bogey Man / Teddy Bears' Picnic Columbia 1950
8:52 PM
Pedestrians - Caution Final Exit
Pedestrians Caution Final Exit
Future Shock Residue Records 2005
8:53 PM
The Selecter - Danger
The Selecter Danger
Live at the Roundhouse DMF Records 2018
8:56 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------

DJ speaks over Dana Kaproff - Have You Checked the Children

8:58 PM
Radio Birdman - You're Gonna Miss Me
Radio Birdman You're Gonna Miss Me
Radios Appear Citadel Records 1978
9:01 PM
Witch - Look Out
Witch Look Out
Lazy Bones!! Now Again Records 2012
orig 1975
9:05 PM
Girlschool - Watch Your Step
Girlschool Watch Your Step
Hit and Run Bronze 1981
9:08 PM
Exil - Warning
Exil Warning
Warning 3719825 Records DK 2022
9:10 PM
The A-Cads - Watch Your Step
The A-Cads Watch Your Step
Hungry for Love RCA-Victor 1966
9:12 PM
Negative Approach - Fair Warning
Negative Approach Fair Warning
Negative Approach Touch and Go 1982
9:13 PM
The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band - Watch Yourself
The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band Watch Yourself
A Child's Guide to Good and Evil Rhino 1968
9:18 PM
Neo Boys - Caution
Neo Boys Caution
Sooner or Later K Records 2013
orig early 80s
9:20 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------

DJ speaks over Mac Rebannack - Storm Warning

9:23 PM
The Fenways - Be Careful Little Girl
The Fenways Be Careful Little Girl
Be Careful Little Girl Roulette 1964
9:25 PM
Code of Honor - Beware the Savage Jaw
Code of Honor Beware the Savage Jaw
Beware the Savage Jaw Subterranean Records 1984
9:27 PM
Death Side - Warning
Death Side Warning
Wasted Dream Feral Ward 1989
9:29 PM
Giorgio - Watch Your Step
Giorgio Watch Your Step
Son Of My Father Geffen 1972
9:32 PM
Observers Observing Observables - Watch Out for the Other Guy
Observers Observing Observables Watch Out for the Other Guy
Observers Observing Observables Hardly Music 1980
9:34 PM
Piero Umiliani - You Tried to Warn Me
Piero Umiliani You Tried to Warn Me
Svezia, inferno e paradiso Easy Tempo / Right Tempo 1968
vocal Lydia McDonald
9:37 PM
The Limp - Humans Beware
The Limp Humans Beware
Marked Man Primate Records, Australia 1981
9:39 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------

DJ speaks over Dana Kaproff - Have You Checked the Children

9:42 PM
Hutton School Choir - Don't Drink and Drive
Hutton School Choir Don't Drink and Drive
Classroom Projects - Incredible Music Made by Children in Schools Trunk Records 2013
9:45 PM
John Brim - I Would Hate to See You Go
John Brim I Would Hate to See You Go
John Brim, Essentials Brownsville 2018
orig 1956
9:47 PM
Asylum - Health Warning
Asylum Health Warning
We Will Be Free V/A Warzone Records 1986
9:49 PM
Penetration - Danger Signs
Penetration Danger Signs
Danger Signs Virgin 1979
9:52 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------

DJ speaks over Mac Rebannack - Storm Warning

9:55 PM
Pylon - Danger
Pylon Danger
Gyrate DB 1980
10:00 PM
Freddy Cannon - Transistor Sister
Freddy Cannon Transistor Sister
Transistor Sister - Single Swan Records 1961
10:02 PM
Dälek - Swollen Tongue Bums
Dälek Swollen Tongue Bums N
Negro Necro Nekros Ipecac Recordings 2024
orig 1998
10:06 PM
Angelyne - Tangerine Rose
Angelyne Tangerine Rose N
Driven to Fantasy Dark Entries 2024
orig 1986
10:09 PM
Faucheuse - Ville Interdite
Faucheuse Ville Interdite N
Rêve Électrique Symphony of Destruction 2024
10:12 PM
Cut Piece - Change Games
Cut Piece Change Games N
Your Own Good Total Punk 2024
https://cutpiecepdx.bandcamp.com/album/your-own-good-2
10:13 PM
Insane Urge - There's A World
Insane Urge There's A World N
Two Tapes Drunken Sailor/Under the Gun 2024
10:15 PM
The Masochists - Hand Grenade In Hebden Bridge
The Masochists Hand Grenade In Hebden Bridge
The TV News EP Task Force Records 2023
10:20 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------

DJ speaks over X-Ray Spex - Warrior in Woolworths (demo)

10:26 PM
Modem - Self Help
Modem Self Help N
Megalomania Modem Age Records 2024
10:30 PM
The Fallout Club - The Beat Boys
The Fallout Club The Beat Boys
Falling Years Secret Records 1980
10:32 PM
Ginger Bamboo - Stinlo
Ginger Bamboo Stinlo N
soFa - Elsewhere CC V/A Les Disques Bongo Joe 2024
https://lesdisquesbongojoe.bandcamp.com/album/sofa-elsewhere-cc
10:38 PM
Crass - Part 2
Crass Part 2
Yes Sir I Will Crass Records 1983
10:40 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------

DJ speaks over X-Ray Spex - Warrior in Woolworths (demo)

10:45 PM
Via Talas - Lilihip
Via Talas Lilihip
Artistička Radna Akcija - Beograd '81 Jugoton 1981
10:47 PM
Plexi Stad - Stand-by (Stuck On)
Plexi Stad Stand-by (Stuck On) N
Siren Dance Mangel 2024
https://mangelrecords.bandcamp.com/album/siren-dance
10:50 PM
Industry - Spiritual Debt
Industry Spiritual Debt N
A Self Portrait At The Stage Of Totalitarian Domination Of All Aspects Of Life Static Age Musik 2024
https://staticagemusik.bandcamp.com/album/industry-a-self-portrait-at-the-stage-of-totalitarian-domination-of-all-aspects-of-human-life
10:53 PM
Judy and the Jerks - Mischief Night
Judy and the Jerks Mischief Night N
Split with Shitty Life V/A Earth Girl 2024
https://earthgirltapes.bandcamp.com/album/split
10:53 PM
Sleeping Dogs - Suzy's Song
Sleeping Dogs Suzy's Song
Beware Crass Records 1983
10:56 PM
The Rats - Never Say No
The Rats Never Say No
In a Desperate Red Whizeagle Records 1983
10:57 PM
Set Break: ----------------------------------------------------

DJ speaks over X-Ray Spex - Warrior in Woolworths (demo)

10:58 PM
Chumbawamba - The Day the Nazi Died
Chumbawamba The Day the Nazi Died
Uneasy Listening
byeeeeee see you tomorrow!!
Chat is archived.
Commie Francis (host) 8:00:55 PM
uh oh
Rob from Maryland 🦅 8:01:30 PM
Yur on now
Commie Francis (host) 8:01:47 PM
yep my fault!
Richard Lyons 8:03:01 PM
📻🎶🎶
Richard of Rocky Hill 8:05:24 PM
@ Commie Francis (host) I love the old Mad magazine ad.
Commie Francis (host) 8:06:01 PM
haha me too. i used to have those hardbound books of 50s mads and that was in there
Rob from Maryland 🦅 8:07:53 PM
Enjoy your summer off!
Alex from Media 8:09:54 PM
Hi all ...Interesting itinerary.
Richard of Rocky Hill 8:12:07 PM
@ Commie Francis (host) You're broadcasting from The Factory of Hope? Can you ship me a gross of your product?, cash on delivery of bott
Richard of Rocky Hill 8:13:04 PM
... cash on delivery of the bottles (or dust packets or whatever)?
Commie Francis (host) 8:13:27 PM
it's delivered via airwave!
Richard Lyons 8:13:46 PM
woooo
Commie Francis (host) 8:13:58 PM
pledge drive 2021 i let the pledger who helped me hit my goal name my home studio and that's what they named it!
Richard of Rocky Hill 8:15:16 PM
@ Commie Francis (host) Yes ... YES IT IS! (Let me get closer to my speakers ...) Mmmmm .... ahhhh ... Frequency Modulated Hope!!! Oh, bliss ...!!!
Richard of Rocky Hill 8:16:23 PM
... from The Factory of Hope ... :-))
Scooter France 8:18:17 PM
yes, have a great summer off!
Alex from Media 8:23:37 PM
Theres also that Young Frankenstein scene where they check the children.
Richard of Rocky Hill 8:25:17 PM
@ Commie Francis (host) I think it was on WNEW-TV Channel 5 out of New York City, and the saying was: "It's 10 o'clock. Do you know where your children are?"
Richard of Rocky Hill 8:28:15 PM
I haven't thoughjt about that in decades --- thanks!
Richard Lyons 8:45:54 PM
fun show tonight, Commie Francis!
Commie Francis (host) 8:50:09 PM
thank you!
Commie Francis (host) 8:50:17 PM
i have missed doing radio!
Elton Bong 8:50:25 PM
Hi Commie, red skies at night? and maybe Southern cross by CSN if that's not too that.
Elton Bong 8:53:25 PM
Hi Commie, is Red skies at night too that? Southern Cross, Edwin Fitz??? Let me think...
Richard of Rocky Hill 8:56:07 PM
@ Commie Francis (host) How about, by The Monroe Brothers (Bill & Charlie), "The Waves on the Sea How They Roll" or "The Storms Are on the Ocean"?
Commie Francis (host) 9:00:09 PM
i dunno if any of these songs have a WARNING of a storm though?
Commie Francis (host) 9:00:24 PM
are we at fireworks yet?
DubNP* 9:01:15 PM
Damn I missed 4 minute warning.
Commie Francis (host) 9:01:54 PM
what's on now, is it still me?
Alex from Media 9:02:15 PM
No it's not you.
Commie Francis (host) 9:02:53 PM
bummer!
Alex from Media 9:03:27 PM
music on repeat.
David Shortell 9:07:14 PM
"Teddy Bear's Picnic" was a movie directed by Harry Shearer. I saw it during the week that it played at the Quad Cinema, but I remember almost nothing about it.
Commie Francis (host) 9:07:35 PM
i never heard of THAT, must have been wild
Alex from Media 9:14:42 PM
Gonna go. @ Commie Francis - I'm now connected to your FB group. I want to wish you a fun summer and look forward to your return in the fall.
Commie Francis (host) 9:15:03 PM
thanks Alex!
Commie Francis (host) 9:16:33 PM
i'll be back on 9:30-ish!
Elton Bong 9:24:11 PM
Then came the last days of may, Blue oyster cult
Commie Francis (host) 9:25:31 PM
appropriate for the date but i think there's specifically no warning in that song?
Commie Francis (host) 9:26:43 PM
last i heard it was beyonce on the air?
David Shortell 9:26:53 PM
My favorite version of "Purple Haze" is by B.P. Richfield on "Dinosaurs".
Commie Francis (host) 9:27:01 PM
can anyone see the fireworks?
Jeff of Flemington, NJ 9:30:08 PM
Two Suns in the Sunset by Pink Floyd
Readie Righteous 9:32:52 PM
uh oh- dead air warning! ! danger danger Will Robinson!
Commie Francis (host) 9:33:25 PM
yeah i am not controlling the radio at the moment....
Commie Francis (host) 9:33:45 PM
there it goes
Readie Righteous 9:33:50 PM
Hi Commie, I figured...ah there's something!
Commie Francis (host) 9:34:07 PM
ok i'll be back in a moment
Readie Righteous 9:35:26 PM
BTW - thank you so much for the shout out earlier about my 16th! That was lovely!!
Elton Bong 9:35:51 PM
He was my brother simon and garfunkel
Commie Francis (host) 9:56:11 PM
i forgot to mention that i'll be kicking off transistor sister with an artist from NEW JERSEY!
Commie Francis (host) 9:56:31 PM
who have a reissue that just recently came out!
Scooter France 10:09:12 PM
I love that Dalek record! I saw them at the Milvale Industrial Theater around the time that record came out and they were earth shaking.
Commie Francis (host) 10:11:34 PM
i ordered the record, psyched to get it! i would have to loved to have seen them live at that point
Richard Lyons 10:15:27 PM
damn! lots o new shite
Richard Lyons 10:15:35 PM
nice
Commie Francis (host) 10:16:46 PM
hi Richard!
Commie Francis (host) 10:16:57 PM
sorry i slacked on bandcamp links
Richard Lyons 10:18:51 PM
i'm gettin em
Richard Lyons 10:19:05 PM
and HI!
Richard Lyons 10:19:49 PM
also watching THE DECLINE OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION PART I
Richard Lyons 10:20:08 PM
on Cinemarxism
Scooter France 10:20:32 PM
I was supposed to play a solo set at a noise show in Salem tonight, but instead I got some some of non covid virus and have been basically bed ridden for three days and counting, which is a bummer, but at least I get to listen to the last Commie Francis radio show before hiatus!
Scooter France 10:24:00 PM
I've always wanted to visit Hebden Bridge. It looks beautiful and seems like one of those countercultural kind of small towns. Plus Bogshed was from there and they had a legendary venue with the Trades Club. I bet it's been gentrified, though.
Commie Francis (host) 10:26:56 PM
everyone is sick with something or other!
Billy O'Damit 10:31:14 PM
Thanks for that Angeleen piece. I lived in Hollywood from 77 to 90 and she was every where. You were truly cool if you got to wave to Angelene. She always waved to you!
Commie Francis (host) 10:32:15 PM
dark entries put up a billboard for the record release! she's still around too, still a bombshell
Commie Francis (host) 10:32:28 PM
really interesting person too
Billy O'Damit 10:32:49 PM
I watched 3 of her videos last wek.
Billy O'Damit 10:33:28 PM
My daughter from Pa. met her and she thought it was the best part of her vacation.
Richard Lyons 10:43:31 PM
"barely"
Richard Lyons 10:43:53 PM
hell yrah
Richard Lyons 10:44:04 PM
*yeah
Richard Lyons 10:44:25 PM
and yrah
Colin 10:45:37 PM
i look forward to those fill in shows! been fun commie.
Colin 10:46:31 PM
lilihip!
Colin 10:47:40 PM
never will i sing along the other word when i hear this song again till the end of time
Commie Francis (host) 10:48:49 PM
only serbian sweets for you!
Colin 10:50:33 PM
that drake meme; loipop (sad drake) lilihip (happy drake)
Chris Mohr 10:51:29 PM
The first Stormtroopers of Death LP has 4 songs under 10 seconds, if you need suggestions for the record-setting show....
Colin 10:53:29 PM
lol, chris, that tape probably spent more time in probably my first two cars than me. so much sun and temperature damaged by the end
Richard Lyons 10:58:30 PM
top shelf! THANKS
Richard Lyons 10:58:46 PM
!
Colin 10:59:27 PM
good record hunting on your time off!
Colin 11:00:15 PM
i'm gonna have to make it point to listen to this song once a week now
Commie Francis (host) 11:01:10 PM
haha it's important, like vitamins!
Commie Francis (host) 11:01:16 PM
thanks everyone!!!