5/2/13: Sounds Of Color

Everyone loves color. Don’t even think for a second that it’s not true. We can debate degrees, differences and preference until we are out of breath and in our grave. Nothing will change this fact. Every human being has an emotional reaction to color.

Naturally, this translates to music as well. The special feature is the Sounds of Color. Colors are used in lyrics so often because of the descriptive power of color. The Fuzz Factory last week was all about color, and the songs that use color in their title. With a show like this one – I have hundreds of songs to choose from. Therefore weaving together a playlist was a task that was both easy and difficult.  The listeners helped out too.  I received a couple of colorful requests, one from SCAD-Atlanta and one from Kansas City. Nationwide Fuzz!

OK Nationwide Fuzz – if you like rock & roll, especially with a bunch of guitar. Listen to the Fuzz Factory. Get your special delivery on a weekly basis. We’ve got fat riffs, funky grooves and psychedelic pop twists from the last 30 years or so. Tell your rock & roll friends too.

The Fuzz Factory, saving rock & roll radio one week at a time.

Here’s that playlist – full of primaries, secondaries, tertiaries and more.

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My My, Hey Hey (Out Of The Blue) – Neil Young

Brown House On The Green Road – Masters Of Reality

Red – The Suede Brothers

Black Sheets Of Rain – Bob Mould

Color/Stereo – The Streets On Fire

Gray Goes Black – Mark Lanegan Band

I Hear Colors (Chromaesthesia) – The Black Angels

I’m Through With White Girls – The Dirtbombs

Cherry Red – The Groundhogs

Blackheart – Motorhead *

If Crimson Was Your Colour – Witchcraft

White Feather – Wolfmother

Black Fuel Incinerator – The Grifters

Red Lights – Modey Lemon

Blue Light – David Gilmour

Pink And Black – Robert Plant

Into The Pink – Verbena

Road Of Gold – T.S.O.L.

Seeing Red – Minor Threat

Spin The Black Circle – Pearl Jam

White Angel – Lions

7 Shades Of Black – Smashing Pumpkins

Fools Gold – The Stone Roses *

Black Light Fever – The Company Band

Man On The Silver Mountain – Rainbow

Hey Hey, My My (Into The Black) – Neil Young

* = listener request

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