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Dec 16, 2020 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
With Jon Solomon
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Eigth-annual ALL-HANUKKAH SHOW!
Set Break: Happy Hanukkah!
Paperback Tragedy Eight Nights of Hanukkah, 8!
Ba Bah Humbug Paperback Tragedy 2020
Daveed Diggs Puppy for Hanukkah
Puppy for Hanukkah Walt Disney Records 2020
Sam Eastmond Mi Y'malel
Hanukkah Brass E.P.
Gary Gulman Miracle Of The Oil
All I Want For Chanukah is Christmas!
A free download at https://garygulman.com/?page_id=1922.
The Burning Hell Happy Hanukkah
Mathias Kom's Holy Hullabaloo
We Are Killing Phantoms Nes Gadol Haya Sham
The Trendiest Christmas
Chaki Sklar HOW TO HANUKKAH
L.A. Guns Dreidel
Another Xmas In Hell 2019
The Missile Toads Good Ol’ Dreidel Game
Sombertown's Most Wanted
J-Tran Four Potatoes
The Hanukkah Project V/A
David Nagler Hanukkah in Cambodia
Recorded live at The Oracle Show #7 (Places) at Sid Gold's Request Room, NYC, December 6, 2015
To the tune of a Dead Kennedys song!
Thee Volatiles Oy Hannukah
Pogo for Christmas
Micah E. Wood Electric Menorah (feat. Ari Pluznik)
Electric Menorah (feat. Ari Pluznik)
Jason Berk & Ellen Den Herder Baby It's Hanukkah
Emotional I Wanna Be Your Dradle
Gnartivity Scene V/A
In the style of The Ramones!
The Manischefits Hanukkah
A reworking of "Halloween" by The Misfits.
Os Chavez feat. MC Language Master Enjoy Hanukkah
The Hanukkah Project V/A
Recreational Episiotomy Hanukkah Roulette
Thanks For Ruining Christmas
The Feud Hannukah
Robby & Dina Not Hannukah
Beck The Little Drum Machine Boy
The Little Drum Machine Boy Geffen 1996
Herman Dune Hannukah In Florida
The Yule Logs Story of Hanukkah
Up All Night The Yule Logs 2015
Gods Of Fire Hanukkah Gone Metal
Hanukkah Gone Metal
DJ Flack O Chanukah Dubstep Bassline Remix
Menorah Mashups V/A
Stephen Colbert & Jon Stewart Can I Interest You In Hannukah?
A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All! V/A 2014
Hxlly's Wxrld Explanation Of What Chanukah Is
TRASHFUCK Chanukomp 2012 V/A
Amanda Duncan Light Those Candles Bright
Amanda Duncan's Holiday Classics 2014
Trent Austin Hanukkah, Hanukkah
Happy Holidaze (Christmas with the Austins 2012)
Spleverb We Want Fun For Chanukah
THE FUN SLUTS A Holiday for the Jews
FUN SLUTS CHRISTMAS
Angry Snowmans Hannukah
The Yule Album
"Amoeba" by The Adolescents, turned into a Hanukkah anthem!
The Glenn Crytzer Orchestra The Dreidel Song
Underneath The Mistletoe
Matt Hersh (With Shimmy Schwartz And Kate Levine) Oh, Hanukkah
Pino's Holiday Music Jamboree V/A
Alex Frankel Hanukkah In '96
Hanukkah+ V/A Verve Forecast 2019
Mars Williams Maoz Tzur (Hanukkah) / Truth Is Marching In / Jingle Bells [Live]
Mars Williams presents: An Ayler Xmas (Live) Soul What Records 2017
Jewish Nine Inch Nails Ei8ht NiTes (Chanukah song)
"Oy vey." - Trent Reznor.
The Something Awful Awful Christmases Hanukkah With Jesus
A Very Goony Christmas 7
The Goblins Ha-Ha Hannukah
Ha-Ha Hanukah Comedy Variety Special V/A
Santa Sabbath Electric Hanukkah
Children of the Sleigh Santa Sabbath 2015
"Santa Sabath was born one magic night when founder Bob Lee (The Freeks, The Amadans, Clawhammer, Mike Watt) was presented with an opportunity to do a Christmas show with his cover band The Bob Lee, and had two competing notions - should they do a set of Christmas songs, like "I Wish It Could Be Christmas very Day" and "Father Christmas", or do a set of Black Sabbath songs. Santa himself came to visit Bob that night, and told him that he shouldn't choose - he should do both at once. That night, the core of the Santa Sabbath discography was conceived."
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings 8 Days of Hannukah
It's a Holiday Soul Party Daptone 2015
Honeycomb Bunker Hanukkah Is Fun!
Hanukkah Is Fun!
Unexpected Vibe Jewish Drummer Boy
Cincincrimcram Holiday Sampler V/A
Kyle Rapps vs. Kosha Dillz Hannukah vs Christmas, (Hannukah wins)
Andy Rivkin and his Gedankenband Judah and the Maccabees
Holiday Single 2011 2014
The Temple Rockers Dub Can Retell
Festival of Dub Fresh Roots Records 2018
Jingle Punx Chanukah
It's What I Got In My Sack
Chibi Vision The Maccababies
The Hanukkah Project V/A
Mothguts hava negila / dradle
Tom Lehrer (I'm Spending) Hanukkah In Santa Monica R
The Rest of Tom Lehrer
Chat is archived.
Jon Solomon (host) 5:04:26 PM
Success! We are LIVE!
Jon Solomon (host) 5:04:33 PM
Bud Burroughs 5:05:09 PM
Hooray for more live radio!
Kat 5:06:37 PM
Happppppppy hanukkah !!!! woop woop
Jon Solomon (host) 5:07:28 PM
Wow, what a journey!
Jon Solomon (host) 5:08:36 PM
Got the audio working with two minutes to spare and then had a mono / stereo issue that caused the first song to have no vocals the first time through!
Krista 5:09:36 PM
Meyer has been OBSESSED with this song!!
Jon Solomon (host) 5:10:15 PM
It is absurdly good. A new Hanukkah classic.
Kat 5:09:48 PM
do u know what happened with the first issue? and that second issue sounds bizarre
Bud Burroughs 5:10:13 PM
Oops, looks like you didn't do that thing you have to do to make our comments visible in the chat.
Jon Solomon (host) 5:11:12 PM
Kat 5:10:42 PM
omg speaking of a puppy for Hanukkah, we might get a cat for Christmas. animals for all
Jon Solomon (host) 5:11:37 PM
The first issue was that the password WAS correct but the old user name had saved.
Jon Solomon (host) 5:11:56 PM
The second issue was insert vs. line on my board.
Krista 5:12:07 PM
A full on cat or a kitten? Do you have a specific cat in mind? Long hair? Short hair? Orange? Tuxedo?
Jon Solomon (host) 5:15:45 PM
WHAT WILL YOU NAME THE CAT?!?!
Kat 5:15:38 PM
short hair ! no specific cat in mind, gotta discuss more with los parents, I was thinking we should adopt a cat because I assume theyre adopted less than kittens but idk.! it is in the works
Kat 5:16:16 PM
ive been looking on Petfinder lol. im not entirely sure if you can visit shelters now but that'd be cool if we do end up getting one lol
Kat 5:16:55 PM
great question, jon. my mom loves pets with very human names like Craig or Tina. we'll see about that hahaha
Jon Solomon (host) 5:17:52 PM
I heard someone on a podcast say earlier this very morning that all pet names should be one syllable.
Kat 5:18:02 PM
hahaha. why? cus they sound better? or easier for the pets
Jon Solomon (host) 5:19:19 PM
Because when they get out and you have to run around calling for them it is much easier to say!
Jon Solomon (host) 5:19:44 PM
I had an old boss with a dog named "grandma" and when the dog got out there he was in the middle of a busy street yelling "GRANDMA! GRANDMA!"
Kat 5:19:37 PM
oh noooo hahahah
Jon Solomon (host) 5:22:31 PM
Thanks to ML and Dante for the assist in getting the show properly sent into your ears. Was a moment there where it seemed unlikely!
Krista 5:22:20 PM
There are so many kittens! Old kitties are nice because you know what they are like in advance. Kittens are fun because they're kittens!
Kat 5:26:37 PM
yes exactly! thats the other reason why an older cat would be better, so we know what they're like in advance. but yes there are also so many kittens. ahhh !
Kat 5:26:52 PM
and also, kittens ! so cute
Kat 5:27:11 PM
do you accept cash app??
Krista 5:27:32 PM
Meyer offered up a furry smarty candy from under the couch, I'll send it to the PO box
Jon Solomon (host) 5:30:54 PM
Wow, this is a very different experience than my last 32 Wednesdays!
jimbeaux 5:33:15 PM
Adopt! Adopt! Adopt a pet!
Jon Solomon (host) 5:34:57 PM
THE HANUKKAH YOU DESERVE.
Jon Solomon (host) 5:35:24 PM
Thank you, Meyer. That sounds delicious.
jimbeaux 5:35:29 PM
Kat 5:36:09 PM
yes yes ofc adopt
Krista 5:39:48 PM
We just heard a live over zoom version of this song from the Workers Circle Yiddish School "latke palooza" kinder club program yesterday!
Jon Solomon (host) 5:42:59 PM
I believe the band that just finished has an actual rabbi in the mix.
Jon Solomon (host) 5:46:55 PM
Yes, all sets this show *are* eight songs long...
Shaun Carr 5:47:52 PM
Happy Hannukah Jon! Any chance next year (hopefully in normal times by then) you will do a show/set at Johnny Brendas in Philly before Christmas like you did a few years ago?? I was there and it was awesome! Thanks.
Jon Solomon (host) 5:48:41 PM
I'll probably do something somewhere if it is safe to do so. Last year I DJ'd a craft fair at Fleisher Art Memorial for pre-Xmas and it was super fun!
Jon Solomon (host) 5:48:46 PM
Patrick Rapa 5:54:05 PM
Courtney Bennett 5:56:07 PM
Happy Hanukkah Jon!
Jon Solomon (host) 5:56:13 PM
Thanks, Pat. All those pre-show live tests and it still almost didn't work as intended!
Jon Solomon (host) 5:57:05 PM
Was very stressful and also almost undone by something very small. Sheesh.
Patrick Rapa 6:10:36 PM
the lowly krill
Patrick Rapa 6:12:37 PM
(i missed whatever the small thing really was.)
Patrick Rapa 6:13:49 PM
This remains the only version of Little Drummer Boy I can bear
Jon Solomon (host) 6:15:18 PM
Had a little bit of the updated login info saved wrong to push audio properly. I guess that's why you go live 10 minutes early, to make sure! A re-run aired for 90 seconds and then I was able to get onto the transmitter (figuratively).
Jon Solomon (host) 6:15:36 PM
The lowly krill indeed.
Jon Solomon (host) 6:17:00 PM
Lowly but pesky!
Krista 6:19:06 PM
Baleen maintenance is key
betsy grossman 6:19:38 PM
I'm digging the 8-song-long sets
Jon Solomon (host) 6:22:09 PM
betsy grossman 6:22:05 PM
hello! happy hannukah! happy snowstorm!
Patrick Rapa 6:25:33 PM
This is good soup radio.
Jon Solomon (host) 6:26:19 PM
Need power to hold for 90 more minutes, after that do your worst storm (within reason)!
Maura Johnston (1) 6:32:10 PM
Crazy 8s! Crazy rhythms! Hello!
Maura Johnston (1) 6:32:46 PM
I can't believe I missed LA Guns!!
Jon Solomon (host) 6:33:24 PM
LA Guns is nine seconds long!
Jon Solomon (host) 6:33:39 PM
So it was hard to not miss!
Maura Johnston (1) 6:33:54 PM
Jon Solomon (host) 6:35:51 PM
I say "THEY ARE CANDLES!" year-round.
Christine Duffy 6:35:56 PM
Hey DJ Jon *waves* 👋 Fun show tonight!
Christine Duffy 6:36:24 PM
LOL "They are CANDLES!"
Jon Solomon (host) 6:39:03 PM
Glad to have you back in the chat, CD!
Christine Duffy 6:40:55 PM
Happy Hannukah! ❄❄❄
Krista 6:41:50 PM
There is some nice fluffy snow outside! We are eating brats and cabbage! So cozy.
Jon Solomon (host) 6:43:29 PM
Oh lovely. One minor thing I don't like about my home is the lack of a good view of snow coming down when it is dark out. Back patio light is helping a bit though!
Jon Solomon (host) 6:43:41 PM
I keep having to go out front for the best view.
Jon Solomon (host) 6:44:19 PM
A little sleety at present, was fluffy a second ago.
Patrick Rapa 6:50:36 PM
live candle lighting is good radio
Patrick Rapa 6:51:13 PM
(and I've heard both radio magic tricks and radio puppetry)
Brian D 6:53:17 PM
Jon Solomon (host) 6:53:28 PM
Brian D 6:54:23 PM
So glad you do this & the marathon each year. I think this year is my 23rd or 24th year for the marathon!
Jon Solomon (host) 6:54:57 PM
Thanks! Can't imagine not doing it!
kentman 6:59:09 PM
shakin' my tookis to the Glenn Crytzer Orchestra!
Jon Solomon (host) 7:04:22 PM
Nice. Shake away!
Jon Solomon (host) 7:04:39 PM
Here is our menorah in action - https://www.instagram.com/p/CI4MRsvD-cF/
betsy grossman 7:08:44 PM
Jon Solomon (host) 7:10:43 PM
Thanks. Glad I cropped out my thumb from this one!
kentman 7:11:32 PM
where the latkes?
kentman 7:11:39 PM
Jon Solomon (host) 7:16:20 PM
In general? We made ours two nights ago, let me see if I can get one defrosted in time for my next mic break (though I am full of black bean soup).
Patrick Rapa 7:24:43 PM
Is this Shrimper? I forget
Jon Solomon (host) 7:25:12 PM
Close. The Goblins, same tape as Shrimper recording artist The Moutain Goats though (hope I don't run out of time before that one)...
betsy grossman 7:29:45 PM
does playing a song tonight mean the song cannot be played again during the 25 hr marathon?
Patrick Rapa 7:29:39 PM
Anybody else think this singer sounds a little like Jon?
Jon Solomon (host) 7:30:21 PM
It does not necessarily.
Jon Solomon (host) 7:30:26 PM
Who says it isn't?!
Jon Solomon (host) 7:30:34 PM
Well, save the band.
Jon Solomon (host) 7:31:38 PM
Seriously, please hold me to adding an hour to this show next year. It is time and I've got enough music to do it successfully (and then some).
Jon Solomon (host) 7:32:02 PM
Also, next year Hanukkah begins on Sunday, November 28?!?!
Patrick Rapa 7:32:02 PM
that's enough to do two marathons with adequate recovery time in between
Jon Solomon (host) 7:33:23 PM
Jon Solomon (host) 7:33:41 PM
Glad I looked it up NOW.
betsy grossman 7:35:04 PM
thanksgiving bam! hannukah. i like having a year to prepare for that.
betsy grossman 7:35:20 PM
also i do love this Sharon Jones tune.
Christine Duffy 7:36:02 PM
Lovely Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings. 💗 And YES to a 4-hour marathon in 2021!
Jon Solomon (host) 7:37:14 PM
Who knows, perhaps I'll find enough material to make it five but hopefully I'm back at WPRB and all is well next Hanukkah!
Christine Duffy 7:38:15 PM
I'll drink (tea) to that!
Jon Solomon (host) 7:40:06 PM
Mango seltzer on this end, but same.
Corage Mike 7:40:50 PM
Your the best...simply the best.
betsy grossman 7:41:11 PM
yay mango seltzer!
Jon Solomon (host) 7:42:04 PM
That's very nice of you to say, Mike.
Corage Mike 7:42:44 PM
Brian D ... did you like that Jorma live stream?
betsy grossman 7:43:23 PM
this track is great
Jon Solomon (host) 7:45:36 PM
Going to end up with at least 11 songs I meant to play tonight. Even with the four minutes (probably less) I lost up top, there's plenty left over for 2021!
Corage Mike 7:52:46 PM
Story of my life, can’t wait till X Mass!
Patrick Rapa 7:52:46 PM
great show, Jon
Shaun Carr 7:53:02 PM
Great show Jon! Can't wait for the 24 hour Holiday Show this year! Happy Hannukkah! Happy Holidays!
Brian D 7:53:28 PM
Thanks Jon. Time for me to switch to a Richard Thompson streaming live show!
Christine Duffy 7:53:54 PM
Thank you, DJ Jon! Can't wait for 12/24!
Corage Mike 7:54:06 PM
Brian D will check it out, if I can locate it.
betsy grossman 7:54:59 PM
great hanukah show! thanks!
Jon Solomon (host) 7:55:26 PM
Thanks everyone! Until 12/24!
betsy grossman 7:55:31 PM
already looking forward to the 4-hr version next year
Jon Solomon (host) 7:55:43 PM
Well, still a couple more tracks tonight...
Jon Solomon (host) 8:02:21 PM