iVoryTowerz Radio: In a Post-Beatles Mood

The voices of two members of the Beatles have echoed through the past week or so, with the release of two important compilations tied to Lennon & McCartney. So we dive into both: Instant Karma and Memory Almost Full.* But there's more than former Beatles in this podcast. Yes, as usual, the journey winds through some interesting niches: Southern rock, blues, and some very rare New Wave too.

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“Instant Karma (live)” by Duran Duran
"Helen Wheels" by Paul McCartney & Wings
“The Song We're Singing" by Paul McCartney
"Vintage Clothes" by Paul McCartney
Cover Me: "Fat Bottomed Girls" by Salt Creek (by request)
"Cry" by Carlene Carter
"What a Crying Shame" by The Mavericks
“Tears” by Pure Prairie League
“Keep Your Hands to Yourself” by The Georgia Satellites
“Sweet Thistle Pie” by Cracker
"Whammer Jammer” by The J. Geils Band
"I'm a Bad Luck Woman" by Memphis Minnie
"Wholesale Dealin' Papa" by Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee
"Mannish Boy" by Jimi Hendrix
Rick's Metal Shoppe: “Wicked Game” by H.I.M.
Jeff’s New Wave: “Wacker Drive” by Wazmo Nariz

(Mp3 Runs - 1:21:24; 75 MB.)

*For a full review of McCartney's release, please see Jeff Siegel's "Music Review: Paul McCartney, Memory Almost Full." To learn more about Instant Karma: The Amnesty International Campaign to Save Darfur, (which features the music of John Lennon) or to purchase tracks for charity, please check here.

(Photo of Abbey Road taken in 2004; discovered using Yotofoto and used with a GNU Free Documentation License.)

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