Random Play Radio Show

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Random Play features rare and not-so-rare recordings mixed with Doug's stories and observations about the music, the music business and the men and women who make the music. 

Listen LIVE on the Radio

in Tofino/Ucluelet at TUFF CITY RADIO or, on your Radio Player APP every Saturday from 1 to 3 (Pacific Time) 

in Salmon Arm on CKVS (The Voice of Shuswap Community Radio) 93.7 FM, every Saturday from 4 to 6 (Pacific Time) 

in Mackenzie & McLeod Lake on CHMM 103.5 every Sunday from 2 to 4

 in Nanaimo on CHLY FM 101.7 Sundays from 5 to 7 

in Kamloops at CFBX 92.5 at Thompson Rivers University every Sunday from 6 to 8 (Pacific Time) streaming at theex.ca

listen Internationally on Blues and Roots Radio WEDS at 6 am (ET) and Sundays at 8 PM (ET) 

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Random Play Radio Show May 21st, HR 1   

He Got All The Money - Bobby Charles

Play Nicely & Share - Graham Gouldman 

Can't Afford to Lose My Man - Mary Flower 

Falling Alice - Chick Corea 

Shadow Boxing - Martyn Joseph

White Lightning - Mary Garnett Edwards 

The Swimming Song/Hard Day on the Planet - Loudon Wainwright III 

Can't Let Go - Lucinda Williams

Too Many Reality Shows - Doug Sahm, Augie Meyers, Westside Horns

America - West Side Story Soundtrack 

East TX Rust - Shinyribs



Random Play Radio Show May 21, HR 2  

Pale Kids - Luke Wallace

Riding Down To PortsMouth - June Tabor and Martin Simpson

Did You Hear John Hurt? - Tom Paxton

Like Coyotes - Carly Dow 

What You Do With What You've Got - Mark Block, Andy Cutting & Martin Simpson

I Can't Quit You - Amos Garrett 

Big Rock Joe From Kokomo - Piano Red

Four In the Morning - Connie Kaldor 

A Hard Days Night - The Beatles 

A Hard Days Night - Peter Sellers 

Issalam - Maryem & Ernie - Tollar 

Take Out Some Insurance - Jimmy Reed

Give Me Strength - Eric Clapton

I Can't Hold On Much Longer - The Blues Band 

Smoke Signal - Phoebe Bridgers 

The Outlaw - Dan Fogelberg


Random Play Radio Show May 14, HR 1   

Two Faces Have I - Salamander Crossing

K.C. Moan - Geoff Muldaur

The Lament for th Viscount of Dundee/Dr McPhails Reel - Tony McManus

Bad Body Double - Imogen Heap 

Blackbird - Sneaky Pete 

In A Sentimental Mood - Bill Evans

My Dirty Life and Times - John McEuen

Killing The Blues - John Prine

I Muse Aloud - Jane Siberry

Wave - Mike Auldridge 

Easy Substitute - Good Ol' Persons

Reason To Believe - Rod Stewart 

I Cry For Love - Carrie Rodriguez

Random Play Radio Show May 14, HR 2   

Talk Memphis/Brand New Tennessee Waltz - Jesse Winchester

Another Day That Time Forgot - Neil Diamond 

Peggy O - Tony Furtado 

Angry Eyes - Loggins & Messina

Wousse - Ellika, Solo and Rafael

Waiting For An Answer - Jim Hurst

Early Morning Rain - Tony Rice

Shape Of A Mountain - Abigail Lapell

The Peace Proposal - Shel Silverstein

That's All I'll Ever Become - William Prince

The Scientist - Willie Nelson



Random Play Radio Show May 7, HR 1   

Income Town - John Martyn

Whoa Back Buck - Long John Baldry

Union House Branch - Alison Krauss & Union Station

Groovin - War

Mr Tambourine Man - Bob Dylan

How Will I Ever Be Simple Again - Richard Thompson

Hawaiian Song - Bob Brozman 

Bed - Loudon Wainwright III 

Dealer - Lana Del Rey 

Halleloo - Raghu Lokanathan

Chicken - Mississippi John Hurt 

Which Will - Nick Drake 

Never Going Back - Samantha Crain 

500 Miles - The Seldom Scene

Dooley - The Gourds 


Random Play Radio Show May 7, HR 2  

He Will Break Your Heart - Doug Sahm & the Texas Tornados 

Albatross - Fleetwood Mac

Some Of My Friends - Linda McRae 

New York Requiem - Lisa Leonard & Mark Hetzler 

Hold On - Twin Peaks 

Lil Liza Jane - Smiley Lewis 

Jug Band Music - Lucinda Williams

Jeepers Creepers - Barney Kessel

Marmarita - World Famous Headliners 

Simbo - Ali Farke Tour & Toumani Diabate 

Taking My Baby Uptown - Joan Armatrading

Sam's Song - Amos Garrett 



Random Play Radio Show April 30, HR 1  

Raindrop - Leonard Sumner

Great To Be Gone - Travels With Charley 

Sad Song - Lou Reed

The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down - Joan Baez

Squeeze Box - The Who

All Things Must Pass - George Harrison

Mama Let Him Play - Doucette

I Never Wanted To Be A Star - Cat Stevens

Words of Wonder - Keith Richards & Friends

Still Haven't Found - Peter Rowan, Mark O'Connor, Jerry Douglas

No Goodwill Stores In Waikiki - Gurf Morlix

One Love/People Get Ready - Bob Marley Remix

Speeding Cars - Imogen Heap 



Random Play Radio Show April 30, HR 2  

The Night The Stars Didn't Show - 10CC

Piano Sonata No 14 in C#m - An-Ting Chang

Shake It Baby - David Wilcox

Just Like A Woman - The Formerly Brothers

Here I Am - Donald Byrd

Navigator - Kris Drever 

Bye Bye Blackbird - Nina Simone

2 Four 8 - Marco Ambrosini Ensemble Supersonus

Hateless - Flo

Good Morning Blues - Doug Cox and Long John Baldry 

So Soft, Your Goodbye - Mark Knopfler & Chet Atkins 

Random Play Radio Show April 23, HR 1   

I Feel Like Singing Today - Jim Lauderdale & Ralph Stanley 

Hey Bull Dog - Sgt Pepper's Lonely Bluegrass Band

To Love Somebody - The Sweet Inspirations

Street People - Bobby Charles

Anew - Motet

Taxi Grab - Jethro Tull

No Woman No Cry - Bill Bourne

The Intertidal Zone - Ken Hamm & Doug Cox

North Road Blues - Ken Hamm & Doug Cox

You Don't Know Me - Ray Charles

Closing - Phillip Glass

She's A Natural - Don Williams

Brother to the Blues - George Jones

Random Play Radio Show April 23, HR 2  

Kling Klang - Kongero

Our Words Will Be Louder - HuDost

Suenos - Los Cenzontles with David Hildalgo & Taj Mahal

Moulo Moulo - H'Sao

Sergio - Peppino D'Agostino

You Are My Sunshine - Henry Butler

No More Tears - Kevin Mitchell

North - Jerry Douglas, Rob Ickes, Mike Auldridge

At The Foot of Canal Street - Alex Graham with John Boutte 

Concierto de Aranjuez - Miles Davis

Old Man - Neil Young