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


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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A lifelong Miami Valley resident, Tod Weidner grew up in Ludlow Falls before moving to Dayton in the early 1990s. Tod has been heavily involved in the Dayton Music Scene for over 20 years, as both a solo performer and a member of such bands as The Motel Beds, Shrug, The American Static, and Set The Controls, to name just a few.