Episode 173: Perfect Pop: Smiths, Neil Young, Pixies
September 11, 2017
- The Smiths “Ask” Rank (Sire Records) 1988
- John Denver “Thank God I’m A Country Boy” Back Home Again (RCA Records) 1974
- The Smiths “This Charming Man” The Smiths (Rough Trade Records) 1984
- John Peel “This Charming Man” Hatful of Hollow (Rough Trade Records) 1984
- Neil Young “Winterlong” Decade (Warner Bros.) 1977
- Pixies “Winterlong” 2004-04-22: Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver, BC, Canada (N/A) 2004
Ittt’ssss baaaccckkkk! Perfect Pop returns with guests Bud Verge, Bob Popik (a super-rad stadium disk jockey) and Matt Sebastian of the website Slicing Up Eyeballs. Bob and Matt make their picks for today’s episode.
FUN FACT: Neil Young’s first instrument ever was a plastic ukulele that he received during Christmas of 1958 at the age of 13.