Random Play Radio Show

After numerous requests - starting March 27, you can now listen to Random Play, online right here!

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: 

Random play is now on CHLY 101.7 FM in Nanaimo, Friday Nights from 8 to 10 (Pacific Time) 

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

in Kamloops at CFBX 92.5 at Thompson Rivers University every Sunday from 5 to 7 (Pacific Time) streaming at theex.ca 

Send your questions and comments about Random Play to dougcoxmusic@gmail.com

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Random Play Radio Show April 30, HR 1   

Moonlight Midnight - Peter Rowan & Tony Rice 

Hello Mr. DJ - Merle Haggard 

Turn Turn Turn - Dolly Parton & Roger McGuinn 

Little Ol Wine Drinker Me - Dean Martin 

Son de Difuntos - Lila Downs 

Island Style - John Crux, Jack Johnson, Jackson Browne 

A Meaning Or A Message - John Boutte & Paul Sanchez 

Bach, Art Of The Fugue, Contrapunctus 5 - Fretwork 

In The Hall - Andrea House 

Gone! Gone! Gone! - Carl Perkins 

Don't Let The Sunshine Fool Ya - Townes Van Zandt 

People Just Love to Play With Words - Men At Work 

Party Til' The Money's Gone - World Famous Headliners  

There's The Day - Daoiri Farrell

Random Play Radio Show April 30, HR 2  

Midnight Train To Georgia - Joan Osborne

Ingenue - Loudon Wainwright III 

Love & Affection - Joan Armatrading

Seven Black Roses - John Martyn

My God - Jethro Tull

She Loves You - Peter Sellers

Superfreak - Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby

Wai O Ke Aniani - Gabby Pahinui

Idaho Red - Wade Ray 

The Messenger - Ray Wylie Hubbard

Glass Armour - Laura Cantrell 

Roll Me Up - Willie Nelson, Snoop Dog, Kris Kristofferson 

Putnam County - Tom Waits

Rocket 88 - James Cotton, Muddy Waters, Johnny Winter

Random Play Radio Show April 23, HR 1   

I Confess - The Beat

Lillie Mae - Smiley Lewis 

Little Village - Do You Want My Job

All of Me (Disse Alguem) - Caetano Veloso, Joao Gilberto, Gilberto Gil

Over My Head - Fleetwood Mac

Tough Mary - Etta James

Up On The Hill Where They Do The Boogie - John Hartford

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes - Eartha Kitt

C Jam Blues - Oscar Peterson 

The Water - Terence Blanshard 

Love & Happiness - Amazing Rhythm Aces

Them There Eyes - Billy Cardine

Nothing From Nothing - Billy Preston 


Random Play Radio Show April 23, HR 2  

Hey Bartender - Dan Hicks and his Hot Licks

Your Letter - Joan Armatrading

Listen Here/Cold Duck Time - Poncho Sanchez

Keep On Moving - UB40

Sh-Boom (Life Could Be A Dream) - The Jay-Os

Hot Hot Hot - Arrow

How Can I Tell You (Demo) - Cat Stevens

Nights In White Satin - Ed Palermo Big Band

Saturday Sun - Nick Drake

Me and My Arrow - Harry Nilsson

Into The Mystic - Joe Cocker

Somewhere Over The Rainbow - Lillian Boutte

Beautiful - Gordon Lightfoot 



Random Play Radio Show April 16, HR 2   

Water Is Wide/Wusuli Boat - Wu Fei & Abigail Washburn

Falling Night - Bob Carpenter

Smoke Smoke Smoke - Doc & Merle Watson

Good Rockin Tonight - Montrose

For What It's Worth/Peace, Love & Understanding - Special Interest Group

The Sacro-Iliac - 10CC

Fio Maravilha - Salome de Bahia

Masters Of War - Joan Osborne

Raised By The Railroad Line - The Seldom Scene

Rhythm-A-Ning - Thelonious Monk

Pawn Shop - Brandy Clark

Rain At The Drive In - NRBQ

Chaala Jaata Horn - Aki Kumar

Morning Prayer - Michael Jerome Brown 

Lullabye Time In The Desert - Chris Hillman 

Random Play Radio Show April 9, HR 1   

Together Again - Buck Owens

Hometown - Sarah Jarosz

Scraps - NRBQ

China Blues - Wu Man & Son de San Diego

Skin On A Drum - Michael Franti & Spearhead

Wildwood Weed - Jim Stafford

Get The Lead Out - Aerosmith

Knockin' On Heavens Door - Jerry Garcia, David Grisman, Tony Rice

Good Luck Charm - Elvis Presley

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in Em - Menuetto Classics

I Hear A Symphony - Diana Ross & The Supremes 

Random Play Radio Show April 9 , HR 2  

No Sigas (Don't Speak) - Flor de Toloache

Work - Bob Marley & The Wailers

I'm Alright - Kim Richey

Colors - Black Pumas

If You Don't Know Me By Now - David Clayton Thomas

Old Ways - Neil Young

Jesus On The Mainline - Ry Cooder

Where Were You - Jeff Beck

The Flat Earth - Thomas Dolby

A Thousand Books - Niraj Chag

Words to Words - Max Webster

Sergeant Fury - The Sensational Alex Harvey Band 

Tight Like This - Dr John 

Random Play Radio Show April 2nd, HR 1   

Tonkana - Vusi Mahlasela

1912 Skiing Disaster - Eric Bibb 

Imaginary Voyage Pt 3 - John Luc Ponty

Listen To The Water - Doug Cox

Where Was You At - War

The Battle of Evermore - Led Zeppelin

Dear Yoko - John Lennon

Day Tripper - Tok Tok Tok

Things Behind The Sun - Nick Drake

Morning Morning - Long John Baldry

I Will Turn Your Money Green - Martin Grosswendt

Texas 1947 - Guy Clark

Letters In The Dirt - Chuck Brodsky 

Random Play Radio Show April 2, HR 2  

Wake Up - The Neville Bros

Strathmore - Dougie MacLean

You Ain't Going Nowhere - The Byrds

Go To The Mirror - Tommy (Movie Cast)

Lives In The Balance - Jackson Browne 

I Want To Be Happy - Nat King Cole 

Idiot Wind - Bob Dylan

Be Your Own Light - Linda McRae 

Love Has No Pride - Bonnie Raitt

My Friends are Gonna Be Strangers - Merle Haggard 

Scorpio Tequila - Trish Murphy 

Trabajador Trabajadora - Los Cafeteras