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Sunday, 26 April 2015

PLAYLIST: Strange Fruit #117

Strange Fruit is a unique two-hour radio show exploring the world of underground, strange and generally neglected music. All shows are themed and all shows set out to give the most hardened of sound-hounds some new delight to sample.

The show is also unique in providing homework for undergraduate students on North West Kent College’s Foundation Degree in Professional Writing (who dig up many of the odd facts featured in the links between tracks).  Neil Nixon, the founder and co-presenter of the show  has released a book about rare albums for Gonzo Multimedia.  The show is broadcast on Miskin Radio every Sunday from 10-00-midnight.

PLAYLIST

Wild Man Fischer:  Circle
Stinky Picnic:  Sick Sick Sick
Demis Roussos:  On the Greek Side of my Mind 
Wesley Willis:  Rock n Roll McDonalds
Durutti Column:  Spanish Lament 
The Cardboard Lung:  Watershed
Ken Nordine Group:  Six Commercials in Search of a Client 
Black Sweden:  Tush/I Do I Do I Do
Lavender Country:  Back in the Closet Again 
Joey Ramone:  The Wonderful Widow of Eighteen Springs
Marie Osmond:  Karawane
Hall And Oates:  Alley Katz 
General Electric Silicone Products Dept:  The Answer
Charlotte Gainsbourg:  Time of the Assassins 
Wayne:  Deep Bosom Woman
Eilert Pilharm:  Jailhouse Rock
Donnie Hathaway:  I Love the Lord He Heard my Cry
The Space Lady:  Radar Love
Robert Mitchum:  From a Logical Point of View 
Os Mutantes:  Trem Fantasmo
Sister Irene O’Connor:  Mass Emmanuel 
The Reverend O.W. Budd Spriggs:  What the Bible Says About Flying Saucers #1
Bing Crosby:  Hey Jude
William Shatner:  Rocket Man 
The Shaggs:  Philosophy of the World
Miss Pat Collins:  I’ll See you in my Dreams
Dust Cult:  You Suffer


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