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POP Goes The World!

May 2021

Commence Summer!









"Indian Summer" from All That Floats Will Rain (2012)


Mother Falcon

"Dirty Summer" from You Knew (2013)



"Summer Is Almost Here" from I Was Raised On Matthew, Mark, Luke & Laura (2008)


The Shaky Hands

"Summer's Life" from The Shaky Hands (2006)













Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers

"That Summer Feeling" from Jonathan Sings! (1983)


Lisa Mychols

"Summertime Dream" from Above, Beyond & in Between (2020)


Jukebox the Ghost

"Summer Sun" from Everything Under the Sun (2010)


This Is Ivy League

"A Summer Chill" from This Is Ivy League (2008)


Wax Fang

"Cannibal Summer" from La La Land (2010)














"Summertime" from Album (2009)


Someone Still Loves You, Boris Yeltsin "Magnet's New Summer 'Do" from The High Country (2015)


The Raveonettes

"Noisy Summer" from Chain Gang of Love (2003)



"Summer of '79" from Skuffed Up My Huffy (2007)


Together Pangea

"Summertime" from Living Dummy (2011)


John Easdale

"13th Summer Day" from Bright Side (1997)













The Hold Steady

"Constructive Summer" from Stay Positive (2008)



"New York Summer" from Mink (2007)


The Bravery

"Swollen Summer" from The Bravery (2005)


The Cute Lepers

"It's Summertime, Baby" from Can't Stand Modern Music (2008)


Art Brut

"Summer Job" from Art Brut vs Satan (2009)













The Cool Whips

"Lost In The Summertime" from Lost In The Summertime 7" (2013)


Ronnie Mayor

"Can't Wait 'Till The Summer Comes" from Can't Wait 'Till The Summer Comes - Single (1981)


Chris Stamey

"The Summer Sun" from Ork Records: New York, New York (2015)


Adam Daniel

"Summer's Coming" from Pop, Baby (2013)


Pete Yorn

"Last Summer" from Back & Fourth (2009)













The Stranglers

"Midnight Summer Dream" from Feline (1982)


Paris Match

"Summer Breeze" from Quattro (2003)



"Picnic In the Summertime" from Dewdrops In the Garden (1994)


G. Love & Special Sauce

"Rhyme for the Summertime" from G. Love and Special Sauce (1994)














Possum Dixon

"Only In the Summertime" from New Sheets (1998)


Manic Street Preachers

"Indian Summer" from Send Away the Tigers (2007)


The Love Language

"Summer Dust" from Libraries (2010)


Great Lakes Myth Society

"Summer Bonfire" from Compass Rose Bouquet (2007)


May 2021

Killing you softly with my songs






Dirty Pretty Things

"Bang Bang You're Dead" from Waterloo to Anywhere (2006)


Empire Dogs

"Goodbye Baby" from Love Attacks!!! (2004)


Codeine Velvet Club

"Hollywood" from Codeine Velvet Club (2009)


The Remains

"Why Do I Cry" from The Remains (1965)









The Grip Weeds

"Love's Lost on You" from Infinite Soul: The Best of the Grip Weeds


The Whitsundays

"Loralee" from The Whitsundays


Girls Names

"When You Cry" from Dead to Me (2011)


Reigning Sound

"Call Me" from Love and Curses (2009)









The Black Hollies

"Running Through My Mind" from Casting Shadows (2008)


The Beat Merchants

"Pretty Face" from The Pioneers of British Beat - Vol. 1



"i don't want nobody (i want you)" from I Don't Want Nobody (I Want You) (1978)


Brimstone Howl

"Heart Attack" from Guts of Steel (2007)









Chris Wollard & The Ship Thieves

"The High Water" from Chris Wollard + The Ship Thieves (2008)


Nada Surf

"Concrete Bed" from The Weight Is a Gift (2005)


Paul Ivey & the Rubes

"Casual Wayne" from Casual Wayne - single (2013)


Liam Finn

"Lead Balloon" from I'll Be Lightning (2007)









Super Furry Animals

"Hometown Unicorn" from Fuzzy Logic (1996)



"Spit On a Stranger" from Terror Twilight (1999)


Fountains Of Wayne

"Leave the Biker" from Fountains of Wayne (1996)


The Slack Tide

"Bedpost" from All the Channels in Between (2014)


Split Enz

"How Can I Resist Her" from True Colours (1980)










"(Do The) Magic Centipede" from Setting the Paces (2009)



"Outside" from Radical Sabbatical (2010)


The M's

"Mansion In the Valley" from Future Women (2006)


The Dilettantes

"Marzipan" from 101 Tambourines (2007)









Robyn Hitchcock

"Light Blue Afternoon" from Tromsø, Kaptein (2011)


Tommy Keene

"Deep Six Saturday" from Behind the Parade (2011)


Jason Falkner

"Author Unknown" from Can You Still Feel (1999)



"Make you mine" from Make you mine






The Beekeepers

"Killer Cure" from Killer Cure - Single (1997)



"New August" from Moody, Standard and Poor (2011)



"Mon Amour" from Tio Bitar (2007)









The Charlatans

"Feel Flows" from Up to Our Hips (1994)


May 2021

The future is reduced for quick sale






Kathryn Williams

"Road of Shadows" from Songs from the Novel Greatest Hits (2017)



"Now It's On" from Sumday (2003)


Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks

"Stick Figures In Love" from Mirror Traffic (2011)


The dB's

"That Time Is Gone" from Falling Off the Sky (2012)









The So So Glos

"Lost Weekend" from Blowout (2014)


Eternal Summers

"Millions" from Correct Behavior (2012)


The New Pornographers

"Mass Romantic" from Mass Romantic (2000)


The Dahmers

"It's Too Late" from In the Dead of Night (2017)









Love and Rockets

"The Dog-end of a Day Gone By" from Seventh Dream of Teenage Heaven (1985)


William Onyeabor

"Fantastic Man" from Tomorrow (1979)


Poi Dog Pondering

"Complicated" from Pomegranate (2007)









Girls Names

"Hypnotic Regression" from The New Life (2013)



"Razzmatazz" from His 'n' Hers (1994)


Graham Coxon

"You & I" from Love Travels At Illegal Speeds (2006)


Crabby Appleton

"Go Back" from Crabby Appleton (1970)


Secret Powers

"Orange Trees" from The Electric Family Choir (2009)









Mikal Cronin

"Again and Again" from Mikal Cronin (2011)


The Long Ryders

"I Had a Dream" from Native Sons (1984)



"The Breakup Song (They Don't Write 'Em)" from Polymath (2001)


Long Tall Shorty

"Win or Lose" from Completely Perfect (2008)










"If I Could Feel Good" from Road Rage (1998)


The New Christs

"We Got This!" from We Got This! (2002)


The Distillers

"Beat Your Heart Out" from Coral Fang (2003)


The Regrettes

"Hot" from Feel Your Feelings Fool! (2017)









The Posies

"Feel" from Feel 7" (1992)


The Flaming Stars

"You Don't Always Want What You Get" from Ginmill Perfume: The Story So Far (1995-2000) (2001)


Mark Lanegan

"Hit the City (feat. PJ Harvey)" from Bubblegum (2004)



"Comin' Home" from Downward Is Heavenward (1990)


Husking Bee

"The Sun and the Moon" from The Sun and the Moon - EP (1999)









The Bats

"The Black and the Blue" from Fear of God (1992)


May 2021

Celebration POP!



I realize radio is an aural medium. Still, I like to dress for the occasion knowing that it will translate over the air waves! So, to celebrate the completion of our hugely successful fund drive, I'm putting on this special outfit to do my show this afternoon! Thank you to everyone that donated






The Tights

"Howard Hughes" from Harmony In My Head: UK Power Pop & New Wave 1977-81 (2018)



"Shane MacGovan" from Caligula (2008)


Bloodthirsty Butchers

"I've Been Lost" from +/- {Plus/Minus} vs. Bloodthirsty Butchers - EP (2007)



"Boy or Girl" from Strange Weather Lately (2010)










The Waking Hours

"These Days" from The Early Years (2003)


The Merrymakers

"Superstar" from Bubblegun (1998)


The Smirks

"Rosemary" from Rosemary 7" (1978)


San Cisco

"Fred Astaire" from San Cisco (2012)


The Blue Chairs

"Ask Me Tomorrow" from Ask Me Tomorrow










The Foxymorons

"Spinning on a Needle" from Fake Yoga (2015)



"Montebello" from Bang, the Earth Is Round (1996)


Wesley Fuller

"#1 Song" from Inner City Dream (2017)


School of Fish

"Everyword" from Human Cannonball (1993)










The Villas

"Long Player" from Long Player (2016)



"Ready For The Magic" from Babes Never Die (2016)


Sonic Avenues

"Future" from Disconnector (2016)


Emperor Penguin

"Katie's Only Trending" from Soak Up the Gravy (2020)


Teenage Fanclub

"Get Funky" from Thirteen (1993)











"Winner" from ANC4 (2019)


The Gaye Blades

"Pretty Boy" from The Gaye Blades (2011)


The Heaters

"I've Never Been In Love" from The Heaters (1978)


The Dahlmanns

"Teenage News" from The Dahlmanns (2016)


Clairy Browne & The Bangin' Rackettes

"Love Letter" from Baby Caught the Bus (2013)










The Powerchords

"Dream Girl" from Think I'm Gonna (2008)


Any Trouble

"Turning Up the Heat" from Where Are All the Nice Girls? (2013)


Code Blue

"Other End of Town" from Code Blue (1980)


Pointed Sticks

"Marching Song" from Perfect Youth (1980)


The Resonars

"Gone Is the Road" from No Exit (2019)










Marvelous 3

"You're So Yesterday" from Hey! Album (1999)



"Lou Reed" from Record Time (2012)


Alejandro Escovedo

"Chelsea Hotel '78" from Real Animal (2008)


The Veras

"Sevens & Nines" from Sevens & Nines (2020)










R. Stevie Moore & Jason Falkner

"I H8 Ppl" from I H8 Ppl (2017)


Rozwell Kid

"Baby's First Sideburns" from Good Graphics (2015)


Butch Walker

"East Coast Girl" from Stay Gold (2016)


Greg Pope

"King of the Scene" from Fanboy (2015)


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