Thursday, September 30, 2021

WESN Show #61 - September 30, 2021

McKinley SandiferGot To ObeySand-I1979Peoria
The Water Brothers BandHave You Ever Been Lonely?Sky1975Champaign-Urbana
Daphine WilliamsI Love YouYodi1969East St. Louis
CoalkitchenKeep On Pushin'Epic1977Champaign-Urbana
The MontclairsHung Up On Your LovePaula1973East St. Louis
Leroy Knox & The GaypoppersHere I AmSoul Sounds1969Champaign-Urbana
Luther IngramIf It's All The Same To You, BabeHib1966Alton
Joey IrvingWhat's The UseVincent1972Rockford
Sharen Clark And The Product Of TimeMama Didn't Lie (Sho Come True)Apt1972East St. Louis / Carbondale
T.C.B.How Long (Will It Take)RPI1980Galesburg
Third FlightLove Love LoveYodi1970East St. Louis
Larry BondsWhy Did IT Take So LongEnjoy1979Quad Cities
W.Q.B.C.Love Me AnywayThunder Bay1985Danville
The James FamilyWe've Got It MadeShoestring1983Alton / St. Louis, MO

Thursday, September 23, 2021

WESN Show #60 - September 23, 2021

Dialogues W/ Diggers Companion
George Olsen & His OrchestraIllinoisMercury194?A musical salute to the state inspired by Gov. Dwight H. Green
IceNew NationBonny1972Streator
Immortal Mice MenUseless ChatterEmir198?Galesburg
Mud BrothersAll The PeopleLaugh197?Champaign-Urbana
Kookie CookMiseryBig Beat1966Danville
OsgoodYou'll SurviveGolden Voice1968Macomb
Dan Martino & The Last Minute BandFamousMusic1977Fairbury
Rod Rogers with the Swinging StringsI Can't Decide (If It's The Beatles, Elvis or Rick)Film City196?(co-written by Chaw Mank) Staunton
Fred Newell & Mike TemplinStone BlownGolden Voice1970Jacksonville
Lee RustMystery HouseRofran1965Springfield
Frank DurbinLaw Of The JungleMerryman1969Kappa
Dean CarterRun Rabbit RunMilky Way1967Danville
Keith StreidIf I ChooseBonny1974Chenoa
Howie Thayer & His Psycho-Electric HappeningSide 2Psychedelic Sounds1968La Moille
Louis KotvaAnubisCentury1970Champaign- Urbana
FarmJungle SongCrusade1971Sparta / Mt. Vernon
The GospelairesYou Got To Walk That Lonesome ValleyJordan1970Danville


The Dialogues W/ Diggers interview.



Thursday, September 9, 2021

WESN Show #59 - September 9, 2021

Champaign-Urbana Scene Vol. 3: 1980-1986
The VertebratsAny Day NowPogo1982
The MartyrsSpur Of The MomentSWAB1982
Turning CuriousThree SistersRelapse1985
Last GentlemenOne PossessionLandmark Bros.1985
The OutnumberedSit With Me In The DarkHomestead1985
The EdgeKarenPogo1982
TalltreesYou're The One For MePogo1982
Combo AudioMilitary EnglishEMI America1983
ContrabandSee You TonightPogo1982
The Elvis BrothersMovin' UpPortrait1983
Nix 86SecretaryRecord Service1984
Otis and the ElevatorsFoolish ManSmoking Munchkins1986
Adrian BelewThe MomurIsland1982
Rocking ClonesNo GirlEdible1981
The Invisible Parrots *Watching People DancePogo1982
The RaveYou're Coming BackRecord Service1980

* The Invisible Parrots were actually from Bloomington-Normal.

Thursday, September 2, 2021

WESN Show #58 - September 2, 2021

 Champaign-Urbana Scene Vol. 2: 1970-1975
SundayLittle Bit Of Jesus-unreleased-1972-1973
Mike Murphy & The One-Eyed JacksWho Wants To Be The Next In Line-unreleased-1972
The Finchley BoysBelligerent Morning-unreleased-1973
Thom BishopWhite Lines And Road SignsCentury1971
All-Star FrogsBlues With A Feeling (demo)Record Service1972
Bucyrus ErieBallad Of Lady JamesLabSound1971
Michael DayRainy Days-unreleased-1973
Michael DayLet's Make Music (demo)-unreleased-1972
The GuildStars-unreleased-1971-1973
Russ Mason & Steve CroweOne Long DayCentury1971
Peter Berkow & FriendsSpin The Globe- no label -1975
The ShipLike A Thief- no label -1971-1973
Mason ProffitSail AwayWarner Bros1973
Barow DavidianRadio-unreleased-1973

Want more:  Show #47: Champaign-Urbana Scene Vol. 1 : 1966-1971