12/7/17: The Roar Of Women

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This Fuzz Factory was long overdue. I have not had a show that featured female vocalists in a long time. Narrowing the playlist down to two hours proved to be the most difficult part of putting this all together. I will definitely revisit this topic again in 2018.

Here is the playlist:

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The Sinking Chair – Royal Thunder

Amplifier – Jucifer

One Desire – Trip 66

Timed Blues – Dead Sara

Cherry Alive – Eve’s Plum

Dull Gold Heart – Band Of Skulls

Sugar – Heather Nova

Make Out Alright – Divinyls

Scene Of A Perfect Crime – Concrete Blonde

Weak Spot – The Detroit Cobras

I Heard It Through The Grapevine – The Slits

Excessive Moonlight – Indian Jewelry

Music Is My Hot, Hot Sex – CSS

Human Behaviour – Bjork

Daughters Of The Kaos – Luscious Jackson

Run To Your Mama – Goat

Supernova – Liz Phair

Rock Star – Lauren Hoffman

Husbands – Savages

Straight On – Heart

Mystery Achievement – The Pretenders

Andres – L7

Just Try To Keep My Cool – Shoraiders

O Stella – PJ Harvey

Drunken Butterfly – Sonic Youth

You’re No Rock N’ Roll Fun – Sleater-Kinney

Mediocrity Rules – Le Tigre

Christmas Wrapping – The Waitresses

Everything – Jen Trynin

I See – Letters To Cleo

 

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Featuring Polly Jean Harvey

Welcome to the Fuzz Factory. Last week I only played rock & roll songs with women on lead vocals. This week, I’m featuring one of the greatest rock & roll women of all time, the one and only Polly Jean Harvey, better known to us as PJ Harvey.

PJ Harvey has been making great music since the early 90’s. She has released eleven full length albums of her own and also has collaborated with many other artist. I’ll play a set of her music at the end of the show. The difficult part will be choosing which few songs to play because she has such a rich and extensive catalog.

Make sure to check out the Fuzz Factory. Tune in Thursday nights from 8-10 PM (EST) on SCAD-Atlanta Radio (www.scadatlantaradio.org).

in the meantime, here are a bunch of great PJ Harvey videos, check them out as well.

 

 

 

 

2/25/16: Women Rock

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I like women, I especially like women that love rock & roll. Therefore, it’s about time I feature women vocalists. It’s been a few years since I rolled out this feature and I plan to bring it back more often. Why? Because women rock.

Here’s the playlist.

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Bliss – Blues Pills

One Desire – Trip 66

Greasy Grass – She Keeps Bees

Strangle Knot – Chug

She Has Eyes – L7

Bag – White Lung

Waterpark – Royal Trux

Last Time – The Zabalas

To Bring You My Love – PJ Harvey

Noorus – Chelsea Wolfe

Mystery Girl – Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Rock Star – Lauren Hoffman

Dynamite – Alison Pipitone

Supernova – Liz Phair

Pot Kettle Black – Tilly And The Wall

Love Her Madly – Geri X

Sugar – Heather Nova

Season Of The Witch – Karen Elson

Long Day In The Universe – The Darling Buds

Lesson No. 1 – Viva Voce

Getaway (February) – Jen Trynin

Sleeping Witch – Royal Thunder

Heavy Blanket – Ruby The Hatchet

Queens Will Play – Black Mountain

Adrenalize – In This Moment

Sister In Shade – Sahara Surfers

When You Smile – Concrete Blonde

Straight On – Heart

Time The Avenger – The Pretenders

1/21/16: The Dead Weather & The Kills

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Here’s the playlist from last night’s Fuzz Factory. The Dead Weather and the Kills were the Compare/Contrast feature. That means a large dose of Alison Mosshart (AKA Baby Ruthless), the vocalist of the Dead Weather and the Kills. The show was ruthless, baby. You know it was.

Here’s the playlist:

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Kill The King – Masters Of Reality

Anywhere But Here – Raging Slab

The Stupid Creep – Melvins

Beyond – Nebula

D.D.D. – The Mushroom River Band

Dirt Preachers – All Them Witches

Stinging – Radio Moscow

Your Decision – Alice In Chains

Where I Can Roam – The Sheepdogs

The Bridge City Turnaround – The Sheepdogs

Plastic Man – The Sheepdogs

Giving It Up (For My Baby) – The Sheepdogs

I Get By – The Sheepdogs

Where I Can Roam (Reprise) – The Sheepdogs

If I Had A Tail – Queens Of The Stone Age

Come On Over – Royal Blood

Nothing’s Wrong – Sons Of Elvis

The Greeting Song – Red Hot Chili Peppers

The Ragtime Castratos – Menthol

Top Yourself – The Raconteurs

At Night – The Greenhornes

We Are Floating – Archie Bronson Outfit

Mosquito – Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Whiteout – Boss Hog

Hang You From The Heavens – The Dead Weather

Superstition – The Kills

I Feel Love (Every Million Miles) – The Dead Weather

Black Balloon – The Kills

Nail In My Coffin – The Kills

Buzzkill(er) – The Dead Weather

Love Is A Deserter – The Kills

Hustle And Cuss – The Dead Weather

 

 

3/22/12: Girls Rock

This week was a lot of fun. My rock & roll lady Catherine co-hosted the Fuzz Factory with me TONIGHT from 8-10 PM (EST) on SCAD-Atlanta Radio. She was here with the latest installment of the Girls Rock! special feature. The feature was extended. We played full three hours of great girl bands and great female vocalists. Bonus Fuzz – good times for all! Thanks to Catherine for bringing the goods and making every second of this show great!

Get hip to the Fuzz Factory – and it you like what you hear, go tell somebody. Rock & roll radio is still going strong. The Fuzz Factory – saving rock & roll radio, one week at a time.

Here is the Girls Rock! playlist.

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Too Fast For Love – The Donnas

Kids In America – The Muffs

Winn Coma – Boss Hog

Terrier – The Moaners

Dollar In My Pocket – The Come Ons

Be Your Bro – Those Darlins

Pyrite Pedestal – Pretty Girls Make Graves

A Little Bit of Arson – Matson Jones

The Mission (M Is For Milla Mix) – Puscifer

Devil Bunnies – My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult

Shake – Friggs

You Don’t Love Me – The Starlets

Down Underground – The Limiñanas

Shop Around – The Liverbirds

7 Heures Du Matin – Jacqueline Taieb

Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down) – Nancy Sinatra

On The Prowl – The Gossip

I Name You Destroyer – Jucifer

Get Some – Lykke Li

I Want Candy – Thee Headcoatees

Oh Bondage Up Yours – Free Kitten

Number One Enemy – Slits

Are You A Lady? – Bratmobile

Losing His Touch – Jack Off Jill

Hate Me – The Distillers

Smoke – Red Aunts

Top 40 Hit – Tsunami Bomb

Mrs. Jones – Hole

Bliss – Blues Pills

Gold Dust Woman – Fleetwood Mac

Dancing Barefoot – Johnette Napolitano

Spellbound – Siouxsie and the Banshees

Jig Of Life – Kate Bush

Just Like U Said It Would B – Sinéad O’Connor

Is This Desire? – PJ Harvey

Cross Bones Style – Cat Power

Do You Wanna Touch Me? (Oh Yeah!) – Joan Jett *

Fleur De Lys – Juliana Hatfield *

Drunken Butterfly – Sonic Youth

At The Back Of The Shell – The Kills

Give ‘Er – Peaches

Romance – Wild Flag

Johnny Sunshine – Liz Phair

Spin Spin Sugar – Sneaker Pimps *

Get It Daddy – Sleeper Agent

Ca Plane Pour Moi – Thee Headcoatees

Dark Come Soon – Tegan & Sara

Mystery Achievement – The Pretenders

Making Our Dreams Come True – Cyndi Grecco

* = listener request

9/8/11: Rock & Roll Women

School has started – meaning that I am a busy guy.  Therefore I am running behind on my posts. Here is the playlist from a show earlier this month.

Girls rock. Yes, they do. This Fuzz Factory was totally dedicated to the women of rock & roll. Much of the music on this subject was provided by my partner in crime, Catherine. She joined me again this week and brought the goods. We have a great special feature tonight, Rock & Roll Women, with tons of great rock and roll sung by and/or played by women.

Girls ROCK! It was a fantastic three hour show, so we played a lot of songs. If you like what you heard, go buy it! Support rock & roll!

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Speed Demon – The Donnas

Get It – The Come Ons

Do You Believe Her – The Raveonettes

Dynamite – Alison Pipitone

Hard As A Stone – A-Camp

House – Babes In Toyland

I’m In The Band – Bratmobile

Speed Heart – Bikini Kill

Deceptacon – Le Tigre

Shirley – L7

Season Of The Witch – Karen Elson

Trigger Hippie – Morcheeba

Skinny White Girl – Trailer Bride

Shimmer Like A Girl – Veruca Salt

Amplifier – Jucifer

Cinnamon Spider – Jack Off Jill

Ladykillers – Lush

Thirteen – Red Five

Time The Avenger – The Pretenders

My Step – Little Dragon

The Power Is On – The Go! Team

Puffy’s Rule – Puffy AmiYumi

Bhang, Bhang, I’m A Burnout – Dum Dum Girls

If Looks Could Kill – Camera Obscura

Vaseline – Elastica

Orange Rolls, Angel’s Spit – Sonic Youth

Whiteout – Boss Hog

No Wow – The Kills

Mystery Girl – Yeah Yeah Yeahs

O Stella – PJ Harvey

Pot Kettle Black – Tilly And The Wall

Far Away – Sleater-Kinney

The Difference Between Us/I’m Mad – The Dead Weather

Houseboy – Juliana Hatfield

One Way Or Another – Blondie

Bad Reputation – Joan Jett

Molly’s Lips – The Vaselines

Barracuda – Heart

God Is A Bullet – Concrete Blonde

I Know What Boys Like  – The Waitresses

Daughters Of The Kaos – Luscious Jackson

Army Of Me – Bjork

When I Was A Painter – The Breeders

These Boots Are Made For Walkin’ – Nancy Sinatra

Putty (In Your Hands) – The Detroit Cobras

1970 Red Chevelle – Eleni Mandell

Ain’t No Big Thing – Holly Golightly

Why Do You Let Me Stay Here? – She & Him

Neon Angels On The Road To Ruin – The Runaways

Old Scratch – The Distillers

You Love It – Peaches

Gloria – Patti Smith