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. 

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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 Sept 30 , HR 1  

Long Time Gone Keith Jarrett Life Between The Exit Signs
Alemany's Boogaloo Cubanismo in New Orleans Mardi Gras Mambo
One Love, Big Heart Logan and Nathan The Happening
Uncle Salty Aerosmith Toys In The Attic
Catfish Blues Taj Mahal & Toumani Diabate Kulanjan
Crying In The Chapel Sonny Till & The Orioles American Graffitti
There's A Stone Around My Belly Darrell Scott The Invisible Man
Can I Bring My Clothes Back Home? Tim Williams & The Electro-Fires Live at KAOS
For No One Emmylou Harris Pieces Of The Sky
Parchman Farm Freddie Roulette Man of Steel
Mean Disposition Muddy Waters The Chess Box
The Bird That I Held In My Hand T Bone Burnett T Bone Burnett
Mare Calmo Della Sera Andrea Bocelli Romanza

Random Play Radio Show Sept 30 , HR 2  

A Prayer Blind Boys of Alabama Down In New Orleans
Louise Leo Kottke Greenhouse
Oh I Like It Carolyn Bradshaw Country Meets Rockabilly
Across The Borderline Los Texmaniacs Cruzando Borders
I Must See Jesus Snooks Eaglin New Orleans Street Singer
Still Drunk In The Morning The Peatbog Ferries Live
Please Send Me Someone To Love Percy Mayfield Poet of the Blues
Wild Mountain Thyme Long John Baldry Everything Stops For Tea
Why Do I Feel Like Runnin' Big Al Anderson & The Balls Pawn Shop Guitars
Third Rate Romance The Amazing Rhythm Aces Stacked Deck
Save Me Jesus Bobby Charles Bobby Charles
Makan djan Woule Djelimady Tounkara Sigui
Trying To Rope The Wind Tim Williams When I Was A Cowboy
Silver Blue JD Souther Black Rose
Snake in the Bed Elizabeth Cook Welder

Random Play Radio Show Sept. 23, HR 1  

Caledonia Muddy Waters, Johnny Winter, James Cotton Breakin It Up, Breakin It Down
Mean Old Bedbug Blues Ramblin Jack Elliott South Coast
Spanish Harlem Dennis Brown Single
See Saw Aretha Franklin Aretha Now
Stoned Faces Don't Lie Sir Douglas Quintet Best Of
Nightmoves Kurt Elling Nightmoves
These Arms Of Mine Otis Redding Pain IN My Heart
Acadian Driftwood The Band Northern Lights -Southern Cross
Sexual Healing (kygo remix) Marvin Gaye Single
Feeling Good Nina Simone I Put A Spell On You
My Weakness Is Too Strong The Time Jumpers Jumpin Time
Will The Circle Be Unbroken Mavis Staples, Taj Mahal. Bonnie Raitt, Greg Allman, Aaron Neville I'll Take You There
It's All Just Talk Clive Gregson & Christine Collister Live

Random Play Radio Show Sept. 23, HR 2  

Mundane Moira and Claire Single
I've Had My Fun Snooks Eaglin Country Boy In New Orleans
Lion In The Winter Hoyt Axton The A&M Years
All Over Again BB King Live At The Apollo
High Lonesome Blue Joe Cocker Organic
Be Real Augie Meyers Loves Lost and Found
Amarillo By Morning George Strait Ken Burns Country
Johnny B Goode Edgar Winter w Joe Walsh Brother Johnny
Black Haired Boy Guy Clark Texas Cookin'
Kickin Child Dion Blues With Friends
Have I Told You Lately That I Love You The Chieftains w Van Morrison Long Black Veil
Two Magpies The Fireman Electric Arguments
Crispy Duck Bobby Keys Bobby Keys
Terraplane Blues Sam Mitchell Board Tape
Faretheewell Blues Tony Rice Cold On The Shoulder

Random Play Radio Show SEPT 16, HR 1  

TV-vals Kongero Kom
Ever So Lonely Monsoon 3rd Eye
The Leaves In The Woodland Eliza Carthy (w Martin Carthy) Restitute
You've Got A Friend Carole King Tapestry
Falling Nick Cave & Warren Ellis The Assassination of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford
Don't Know Much Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville Duets
I Don't Need No Doctor Maggie Bell with the Hamburg Blues Band 2016 11 18
Summer Breeze George Benson & Al Jarreau Givin' It Up
Schon Rosmarin Albert Lee Gagged But Not Bound
Sweet Dreams Will Come Nanci Griffith & John Stewart Little Love Affairs
Screw You, We're From Texas Ray Willie Hubbard Growl
Country Capers Speedy West & Jimmy Bryant 10 Essentials
Dueling Banjos Eric Weissberg & Steve Mandell Deliverance

Random Play Radio Show SEPT 16, HR 2  

Ecos na Cathedral Madredeus & Flemish Radio Orchestra Euforia
Moving Julian Taylor Beyond The Reservoir
Carry On/Questions CSN 2012
Old Man River Henry Butler Pianola Live
Candy Man Mississippi John Hurt Best Of
Indian Point/Different Old Rubbish Quin with one N Embark
Mood Indigo Nina Simone Little Girl Blue
Windin' Boy Blues Ken Hamm Eagle Rock Road
Headed For The Hills Jim Lauderdale 2016 Live
I Believe in Love Kenny Loggins Essential
Sad Louise Kevin Breit Empty
Please Send Me Someone To Love Paul Butterfield Paul Butterfield's Better Days
One Minute Song Dean Jones Single

Random Play Radio Show Sept 6, HR 1  

A Pirate Looks at 40/Redemption Song Jimmy Buffett Live in Anguilla
Doctor My Eyes David Lindley w Jackson Browne Live at The Bottom Line 1981
Comfortably Numb 2022 Roger Waters The Lockdown Sessions
Stumpy Joe Hank Locklin Country Meets Rockabilly
Serendipity Leila Martial Baa Box Quasimodo Berlin
Lil Red Riding Hood Sam The Sham & The Pharohs Single
Chasing Rabbits Terra Spencer Chasing Rabbits
Thumbsucker Shel Silverstein Freakin at the Freakers Ball
It's Lonesome Everywhere I go Kathy Kallick Band Single
Remember The Days Of The Old SchoolYard Cat Stevens Izitso
Praying Time Elizabeth Cotton Philly Folk Festival 1986
Fear Doug Cox & Sam Hurrie Hungry Ghosts
Flying Home Ella Fitzgerald Ken Burn's Jazz

Random Play Radio Show Sept 6, HR 2  

Empty Chairs Don McLean American Pie
Nothing Is Worth Losing You Elan Together As One
Got My Mojo Workin Edgar Winter and Bobby Rush Brother Johnny
Don't Think Twice It's Allright Bob Dylan The Essential
The Acid Queen Tina Turner Tommy
Land Of Plenty Abigail Lapell Stolen Time
Looking For Me Somewhere The Bodeans Love & Hope & Sex & Dreams
Across The Bridge Pharis & Jason Romero Long Gone Out West Blues
Dust Tricontinental Dust Dance
The Fool The Animals Before We Were So Rudely Interrupted
My Boy Neil Young Old Ways
Riding Along NGDB with Emmylou and Chet Atkins Circle Volume 2
Cognac Buddy Guy w Beck & Richards The Blues Is Alive and Well
Closing Time Chip Taylor Single

Random Play Radio Show SEPT 2, HR 1  

Graceland Allison Krauss & Jerry Douglas Paul Simon and Friends
The Goodnight Loving Trail Utah Phillips The Telling Takes Me Home
Sunny Came Home Shawn Colvin A Few Small Repairs
I Can't Help It If I'm Still In Love With You Gary Burton Tennessee Firebird
I Will Always Be Waiting For You Jim and Jesse The Jim and Jesse Story
Walkin' Quincy Jones This Is How I Feel About Jazz
The Corn Won't Grow So Rock and Roll Goose Creek Symphony Welcome To Goose Creek
Everything's Gonna Be Alright Cornel West Street Knowledge
Wood River Connie Kaldor Wood River
Ready To Move On Rodney Crowell The Chicago Sessions
Brand New Key Deana Carter Everything's Gonna Be Alright

Random Play Radio Show SEPT 2, HR 2  

Abraham Martin & John Moms Mabel Hard To Find
Quarter Of A Man David Lindley El Rayo X Live 86
Taimangalimaaq (Time after Time) Elisapie Inuktitut
Find The Cost of Freedom Stephen Stills Carry On
Duo Glide Daniel Lanois Here Is What Is
Emma Mynta Cool Nights – The Very Best of Mynta
Earth Imogen Heap Ellipse
Caroline Says II Lou Reed Berlin
Dark Side Of The Sun Janis Ian The Light at the End of the Line
Spoonful Etta James At Last
Living Alone John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers A Hard Road
Tumbling Dice Rolling Stones Made In The Shade
Lil Lisa Jane Dirty Dozen Brass Band My Feet Can't Fail Me Now
Odds Are Christine Lavin Cold Pizza For Breakfast