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The Jewel Case: Fowl Play (03-26-20)

Mar 27, 2020

Ain't nobody here but us chickens. And ducks. And turkeys. And maybe a few pigeons, peacocks, and ostriches. This week's theme is FOWL PLAY- songs about all of the above and maybe even a few more. We're gonna have ourselves a fowl ball, and it won't be the same without you, so tune in, won't you?

  • Ramones- I Wanna Be Sedated
  • Black Market Brass- Into the Thick
  • Rufus Thomas- Do the Funky Chicken (HB Rufus Thomas)
  • OutKast- Rooster
  • Kenny Rogers & the First Edition- Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was In) (RIP Kenny Rogers)
  • Captain Beefheart & his Magic Band- Zig Zag Wanderer
  • The Supremes- You Can’t Hurry Love (HB Diana Ross)
  • Teddy Pendergrass- Love T.K.O. (HB Teddy Pendergrass)
  • Aerosmith- Last Child (HB Steven Tyler)
  • Los Bitchos- Pista (Great Start)
  • Broun Fellinis- Brozak
  • Faith No More- Woodpecker From Mars
  • Marty Stuart & his Fabulous Superlatives- Way Out West
  • Goat Rodeo- Quarter Chicken Dark

----------THEME: Fowl Play----------

  • The Meters- Chicken Strut
  • Dice the Boss- Funky Duck
  • T. Rex- Ride A White Swan
  • Dr. Alimantado- Best Dressed Chicken in Town
  • Mungo’s Hi-Fi- Rooster
  • Joe Tex- King Thaddeus
  • Mississippi John Hurt- C-H-I-C-K-E-N
  • Jeff Beck- Constipated Duck
  • The Mountain Goats- Peacocks
  • Cheap Trick- Cold Turkey
  • Sly & the Family Stone- Chicken
  • Merrill Moore- Cooing to the Wrong Pigeon
  • The Cramps- Chicken
  • Willie Bobo- Broasted or Fried
  • D’Angelo- Chicken Grease
  • Marc Ford- Greazy Chicken
  • Bob’s Burgers- Kill the Turkey
  • Charles Mingus- Eat That Chicken
  • Les Paul- Chicken Reel
  • The Marylanders- Fried Chicken
  • Slim Gaillard- Chicken Rhythm
  • Ohio Players- Jive Turkey
  • Madness- Swan Lake
  • Oscar Brown Jr.- Chicken Heads
  • Sam Cooke- Little Red Rooster
  • Little Feat- Dixie Chicken
  • The Primitives- The Ostrich
  • Y La Bamba- Ostrich
  • Louis Jordan & his Tympani 5- Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens
  • Faye Webster- Pigeon
  • Maps & Atlases- Pigeon
  • Sleepy John Estes- Diving Duck Blues
  • Lemon Jelly- Nice Weather for Ducks

Join Tod Weidner on Thursday, 8-11pm for The Jewel Case, a weekly celebration of all manner of musical goodness: deep cuts, forgotten treasures, and curiosities with a new theme each show spanning all genres, eras and locales. 

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