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

in Nanaimo on CHLY FM 101.7 Sundays from 5 to 7 

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Random Play Radio Show NOV 27, HR 1   

L'Ivrognesse- Melisande

Nit Pickin - Mike Dowling

Harry - Daniel Lanois 

Wives Don't Like Old Girlfriends - Suzy Boggus & Chet Atkins

No No Song - Hoyt Axton

Blues For OG - Oliver Gannon & Bill Coon

Bobby Tanqueray - Lake Street Drive 

Paku Ua - Ozzie Kotani & Daniel Ho 

Halloween - Pheobe Bridgers

One and One - Miles Davis & Bill Laswell

Old Cape Cod - Patti Page

Last of my Kind - Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit

Run with my Father - David LaRonde

Apartment 22 - Nick Doneff



Random Play Radio Show NOV 27, HR 2   

Moses - Patty Griffen

Standard 8 - John McLauchlan

Wake Up - John Boutte

Miles to Go - Alison Krauss & Union Station

Old Souls - William Prince

Streets of Laredo - Jane Siberry

High on a HillTop - Merle Haggard & The Strangers

When I Move to the Sky - Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Tangled up in Blue - Bob Dylan

Working on a Building - The Burns Sisters

Ghost Train - Marc Cohn

The WindUp - Keith Jarrett featuring Jan Garbarek

Oh My God - Michael Franti & Spearhead 


Random Play Radio Show Nov 19, HR 1   

Goin' Back To Nashville - John Hiatt

Oregon - Familiar Wild 

South of the Orient - Terry Adams and Steve Ferguson

She's Not There - Santana 

Behind the Veil - Jeff Beck

The Raven - Alan Parsons Project 

Man Gave Names to all the Animals - Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer 

Rain in Durango - Guy Clark

You've Changed - Billie Holiday

Sailing Across The Ocean - Doolin

Barefoot and Pregnant - Joan Armatrading

After the Goldrush - Neil Young

Don't You Hear Jerusalem Moan - Nitty Gritty Dirt Band 

Treat Her Right - The Blues Band 


Random Play Radio Show Nov 19, 2021 HR 2  

Political Science - Randy Newman

Political - Spirit of the West

Garden Party - John Fogerty

That's All Right Mama - Guitar Heroes (Amos Garrett, James Burton, Albert Lee, David Wilcox) 

Jealous Guy - William Galison & Madeleine Peyroux

Churchill's Black Dog - Eric Westbury

When A House Is Not A Home - Willie Nelson and Roger Miller

Stay Awhile - The Belles 

River - 100 Mile House 

That Ain't Right - Dan Hicks and his Hot Licks

Harlem Nocturne - Bonnie Bramlett 

Big Boss Man - Ronnie Wood with Mick Taylor and Bobby Womack 

Crazy Fingers - Donna Jean Godchaux

Girl On A String - John Hiatt



Random Play Radio Show Nov 12, HR 1   

Shuffle Rag - Ernie Hawkins

Gallop to Kansas - Alice Gerrard & Hazel Dickens

Harpoon - John Sebastian

Saziwa Nguwe - Nduduzo Makhatini 

Matte Kudasai - King Crimson

Gone Before I Leave - Don Bray 

Hometown Hero - Emily Scot Robinson

King of the Road - Teddy Thompson & Rufus Wainwright

When I'm Gone - Barbra Lica

Mercedes Benz - Nguyen Le 

Down to You - Joni Mitchell

Blues with a Feeling - Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters 

The Station - Linda McRae 

Single Girl - The Haden Triplets 

Random Play Radio Show Nov 12, HR 2  

You Can Run - Rick Vito

Pork Roast & Poetry - Tom Russell

Boogie on Reggae Woman - Stevie Wonder

My Baby - World Famous Headliners

Wang Dang Doodle - Willie Dixon

Long Time Now - Durham County Poets 

Bring Back That Leroy Brown - Queen 

Little Boxes - Devendra Benhart

When You Come Back/Nakupenda Africa - Vusi Mahlasela 

I Think It's Going To Work Out Fine - Linda Ronstadt and James Taylor 

Next Time You See Me - James Cotton

Take These Chains From My Heart - Ray Charles

Ballad of the Sad Young Men - Boz Scaggs 



Random Play Radio Show Nov 6, HR 1   

Change Partners - Flaco Jimenez with Stephen Stills 

Workin' on the Car - Bryan Bowers

Invitation - Boz Scaggs 

You & I - Joe Cocker 

Real Wet Wood - Old Man Luedecke

You'll Never Find Another Kanaka Like Me - Martin, Bogan, Armstrong 

Bella Exodina - Les Poules a Colin

Ashfields & Brine - Archie Fisher 

Our House - Madness 

Run Joe - The Neville Brothers

If Not For You - Bob Dylan 

The Story - Dolly Parton

You Turn Me On, I'm A Radio - Aoife O'Donovan

Pt IV - Palm - John Coltrane 


Random Play Radio Show Nov 6, HR 2  

Noah and Rabbit - John Renbourn

Dio E'Morto - Beppe Gambetta

Butcher Boy - Lau

Lost & Found - Kenny Blues Boss Wayne

Who Will Sing Me Lullabies - Kate Rusby

Do Right Woman, Do Right Man - Dann Penn

Hummingbird - John Smith

Watching The Wheels - John Lennon & Yoko Ono

Time After Time - Cyndi Lauper

Two Faces Have I - Salamander Crossing 

No Regrets - Tom Jackson

$100.00 - Jenny Whiteley 

Your Lips - Olu Dara 

Redemption Song - Playing For Change