Saturday, October 30, 2010

I hate danger, I like fucking!

Here is the playlist for the 3rd episode of my new radio show, the namesake of this blog, THE BANSHEE BEAT. You can tune into the stream at but note the strange technical issues (I still don't know exactly what was wrong) which prevented my voice from reaching you! Lame. But the music is not!

1. Captain Of Your Ship- Reparata and the Delrons
2. Kerdja Kami- Dara Puspita (a Go GO...)
3. Aku Rindu- Koes Bersaudara (Meraju Kalbu)
4. Time Sucker- Mind Spiders (Mind Spiders 7")
5. Happy All the Time- The Flatmates (Love and Death)
6. Glad All Over- The Rezillos (Can't Stand the Rezillos)
7. Tour Heart Throb- All Girl Summer Fun Band (2)
8. Back to the Sea- The Sandwitches (How to Make Ambient Sadcake)
9. Albert- Essential Logic (Beat Rhythm News)
10. Moody (Spaced Out)- ESG (Come Away with ESG)
11. Stretch (99 Records Version)- Maximum Joy (Unlimited 1979-1983)
12. Private Armies- Vivien Goldman (Private Armies 12")
13. Eugenic Device- Creation Rebel and New Age Steppers (Threat to Creation)
14. Spend, Spend, Spend- The Slits (Cut)
15. No Looking- The Raincoats (The Raincoats)
16. Warrior- The Bitters (Wooden Glove 12")
17. Out of Control- Catatonic Youth (Piss Scene)
18. Handlebars- The Desperate Bicycles (Smokescreen 7")
19. Anti-Social Disease- Sick Things (Sick Things EP)
20. On Language- Julie Ruin (Julie Ruin)
21. Sally Ain't Nobody- PENS (Hey Friend, What You Doing?)
22. Inquiry Perpetrated- Thee Oh Sees (Thee Oh Sees/The Intelligence 12")
23. I Hate Danger- Bikini Kill (I Like Fucking 7")
24. Cry Aye Aye Aye- Shannon and the Clams (I Wanna Go Home)
25. Incense and Peppermints- Strawberry Alarm Clock (Incense and Peppermints)
26. Instant Heartache- The Cobras (Big Beat 7")
27. Safety Net- Shop Assistants (John Peel Festive 50- 1986)
28. Been Hiding- The Aislers Set (Last Match)
29. Tschik-Mo- Liliput (Liliput)
30. Saboten- Shonen Knife (Minna Tanoshiku)
31. You Killed A Boy For Me- Henry's Dress (Henry's Dress)
32. In My Memory- Beat Happening (Beat Happening)
33. Tilt-A-Whirl- Glo-Worm (Glimmer)
34. Iambic Pentameter- The Gist (Embrace the Herd)
35. Be My Baby- The Ronettes (Best of the Ronettes)

Saturday, October 23, 2010

R.I.P. Ari-Up

Frontwoman for the Slits, Arianna Forster aka "Ari-Up" died of cancer on Wednesday, October 20th...


As some poster on a blog put it, "u so punk rock gurl".

I heard it through the grapevine...

Whoa, here's the tracklist for THE BANSHEE BEAT show number two, which you can catch all this week for stream at rainydawg radio!

1. Oh Bondage Up Yours!- X-Ray Spex (Germfree Adolescents)
2. Tie Me Up- The Gizmos (Never Mind the Sex Pistols Here's the Gizmos)
3. Out of Line- Bobby Ubangi (Inside the Mind of Bobby Ubangi)
4. Casablanca- So Cow (So Cow)
5. My Chinchilla- Cub (Betti-Cola)
6. Tiny Sioux- Box Elders (Tiny Sioux 7")
7. Loog- The Clean (Mister Pop)
8. High Expectation- Stereolab (Switched On)
9. Show Me- Dislocation Dance (Midnight Shift)
10. Seikkaluun- Black Sunday (Swallow This Turd)
11. Staring At the Ceiling (Single version)- Slow Children (Slow Children)
12. Tinkertoy Tomorrow- Milk 'N Cookies (Milk 'N Cookies)
13. Wishing Well- The Shangri-Las (1964-1966- Myrmidons of Melodrama)
14. Blue Genes- The Champagne Socialists (Blue Genes 7")
15. Lazy Heart- Black Tambourine (Black Tambourine)
16. Surfin' Away- Vivian Girls (Surfin' Away 7")
17. Pterodactyl Meltdown- Wizzard Sleeve (Make the World Go Away)
18. I Feel Like Giving In- The Delmonas (Delmonas 5 & the Delmonas)
19. Something Else- The Nobles (Psychedelic Unknowns Vol. 2)
20. Decipher- Nice Face (Immer Itwas)
21. Moving Forward- The Death Set (Worldwide)
22. Tonight- The Spits (Vol. IV)
23. All I Give- The Hipshakes (Cococoma/Hipshakes 7")
24. If You Want Me- Indian Wars (Demo)
25. Love So Estranged- Rocketship (Singles 1993-96)
26. China Girl- Iggy Pop (w/David Bowie Mantra 1977)
27. Can't Seem to Make You Mine- The Seeds (The Seeds)
28. Dead West- Moon Duo (Killing Time EP)
29. Flying Saucer Safari- Suburban Lawns (Suburban Lawns)
30. Where's Captain Kirk?- Spizzenergi (Where's Captain Kirk? 7")
31. Not Moving- D.N.A. (No New York)
32. Flying Turns- Crash Course in Science (Signals From Pier Thirteen 12")
33. That's the Way Boys Are- Y Pants (Beat It Down)
34. I Heard It Through the Grapevine- The Slits (Cut)
35. Black Hole- Urinals (Negative Capability... Check It Out!)
36. I Had Too Much to Dream (Last Night)- The Electric Prunes (The Electric Prunes)

Sunday, October 17, 2010

oh my genitals!

This blog will now function as the companion to my new radio show, called THE BANSHEE BEAT!

Hopefully this will inspire me to update more, also... but anyway, here's the latest playlist for my show! I hope to figure out how to archive it in downloadable form soon, but until I can, you can catch the stream for this show until the next broadcast (Saturdays 2-4 PM!) at! (DSKLMR though: While my playlist kicked a lot of ass this past week, my technology skills did not. I was using the wrong mic for the first half of the show, so ignore the awkward silences. Whoops!)

1. Janitor-Suburban Lawns (Suburban Lawns)
2. Popcorn Boy- Essential Logic (Beat Rhythm News)
3. Hank Williams Is Dead- Jesse Garon & the Desperadoes (Janice Long 8.10.1986)
4. Ana- Los Saicos (Wild Teen Punk From Peru)
5. Marina's Vampire- Clorox Girls (Demos, Rarities, and Early Singles)
6. Highly Evolved- Brilliant Colors (Highly Evolved 7")
7. You Never Notice Me- The Garlands (The Garlands EP)
8. R.P.M.- Sonic Surf City (On the Beach EP)
9. Chains (The Cookies)- The Delmonas (Dangerous Charms)
10. Baby Baby- The Vibrators (Baby Baby 7")
11. I'm Trash- The Trashwomen (Spend the Night with the Trashwomen)
12. Panty Exchange- Butts (Butts EP)
13. Burn Your Riches- Girls In the Eighties (Teenage Royalty)
14. Surfin' Coffin- Japanther (Rock 'N Roll Ice Cream)
15. Hots for Teacher- Coasting (Hots for Teacher/Coasting 7")
16. After Dark- Flowers (Confessions/"Life" After Dark 7")
17. Normal Never Happened- Broken Water (Normal Never Happened 7")
18. Oh Modern Girls- The Art Museums (Rough Frame)
19. To Love Somebody (Bee Gees)- Dara Puspita (a Go GO...)
20. Talia- Velvet Davenport (Happy Ending)
21. Sanity- Slow Animal (Slow Animal EP)
22. Feels So Good- FLIGHT (Feels So Good 7")
23. The Last Thing On My Mind- Bare Wires (Seeking Love)
24. Everything & More- The Dolly Mixture (Everything & More 7")
25. Springstung- Sweet Bulbs (CYBERGAZE)
26. Coffin- For Ex-Lovers Only (For Ex-Lovers Only)
27. Hollow Hollow Eyes- Crocodiles (Graffiti Island/PENS/Crocodiles/Dum Dum Girls split 7")
28. How Pretty Can You Get?-The Shangri-Las (1964-1966: Myrmidons of Melodrama)
29. The Model (Kraftwerk)- Big Black (Songs About Fucking)
30. Bored Housewives- Androids of MU (Blood Robots)
31. DeBbie HaRrry- Family Fodder (Savoir Faire)
32. Flying Saucer Attack- The Rezillos
33. The Fourth Dimension- The Ventures (Ventures in Space)
34. Simpler Times- Jeans Wilder
35. Holy Ghost- Dead Ghosts (Holy Ghost 7")
36. Shalalalalove- Sonic Chicken 4 (Sonic Chicken 4)
37. Come Dance With Me- The Fresh and Onlys (Imaginary Friends 7")
38. Ode to Booker T- Young Marble Giants (Colossal Youth)
39. Germ Free Adolescents- X-Ray Spex (Peel Sessions)