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Boss Guy in Claremont Show (Specialty)

From the obvious to the obscure, rock n' roll music from the late 50's, 60's & 70's...featuring The British Invasion, Psychedelic 60's, American & British Blues revival, Garage Rock, Singer/Songwriters, Girl Groups, One-Hit Wonders, Folk rock, Country rock, Rare B-sides, Soul & Surf, Novelty songs, Protest Music, Electric Music for the Mind & Body and more....

Sun Aug 19th 2018 10.00pm–1.00am

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links help support the station.

Time zone: pacific

Playlist chat

12:47am   BroManKurt

Yea on that Focas Three tunage, Cool tunage id Never heard, but as stated Tho it was way too Short, I thot it was gonna go off in2 a ELP mid stream epic thing, but then it just Ended, oh Well, I dug the 3mins it gave Me tho, LOL!

12:43am   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Well, I did play some Cream and Zep tonight Armando!

12:42am   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Gotcha! Yeah, that's the first time I've ever played Focus Three on this show,very nice indeed Kurt!

12:42am   Acrimonious Armando of the IE

I forgot to post that August 19th was GiINGER BAKER's 79th birthday and August 20th is ROBERT PLANT's 70th.

12:40am   BroManKurt

No the one After the Who, Focus Three, no big, but Oh well at Least I got My “Friends” in ode 2 all of U peeps & of course the BossCritters kikn near me too!!

12:38am   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

you're very welcome BroManKurt!

12:37am   BroManKurt

Hippie & Critter stompin time, Thank U my Boss!! This sing is Still in MyTop 5 or 10 trax by Anyone, jeez Lyrically & Sonically it just WorX 4 Me,,,,,Always:)

12:37am   Dave

Ya got great taste in Zepp songs, BroManKurt!

12:36am   JEFᖷƎႱ

Diggin' yer Zepp track Kurt!!! Thx!!!

12:34am   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

The Who track , Kurt??

12:34am   BroManKurt

It sudda been 10 mins Long, too Short 2 b Epic, never heard it, Oh well!

12:32am   BroManKurt

Dig this Epic trak Boss!

12:30am   BroManKurt

That Xplains it Dave, tho im assumin that OurBoss comes b4 Food, cause it always does 4 Me on SunNites when I get Hm! As in BossGuy=A+ feel good times, Food=Boss is done, time 4Food & Bed! Ughh, I totally Dig t/1st one More..tho t/2nd makes Mortgage!

12:23am   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Haha...I got a fever Armando for MORE COWBELL. That's Barrie Wilson on Cowbell!

12:21am   Acrimonious Armando of the IE


12:20am   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Not sure I have that request Jeff! I was never a huge Rare Earth fan, so I may not own it!

12:17am   JEFᖷƎႱ

Hey John, another 'long song' request for next week if you have it, the long version of Rare Earth's cover of "I Know I'm Losing You".

12:17am   Dave

Oh yeah Kurt, deer LOVE apples! When the wife and I would go to Oak Glen, we could see them off in the distance in the orchards eating all the apples that fell on the ground.

12:13am   BroManKurt

Oh, & & there are several Apple trees droppin tasty nuggets all over the place too, so the Maybe dig that too, but im sure that their TruLuV is 4 the BossGuy!

12:08am   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Thanks alot Dave! Glad you enjoyed it!

12:06am   BroManKurt

The reason I fig I have so Many furry Critter friends always hangin in my yard at nite is im just a gravel block off the Mississippi River here, so without Any pro-knowledge on Critters, they must come 2my place after bathin & drinkin 2hear our Boss!

12:05am   Dave

What a GREAT set of live Aretha! Loved it much!!

11:59pm   BroManKurt

Its actually a Ma & a Pa and their Fawn, they are bringin up the LiL tike Right here on BossSun with the Queen!:)

11:57pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

So true Jeff!

11:56pm   JEFᖷƎႱ

Every song she does she makes her own, a true artiste'!

11:56pm   BroManKurt

U kno it Dave!

11:54pm   Dave

BroManKurt and the SoulDeer gettin' down!

11:53pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

No Kidding! Doesn't get much more spiritual than that, for a Simon & Garfunkel song!

11:52pm   Dave

Wow, what a phenomenal re-working of the S&G classic!

11:50pm   BroManKurt

True Dat, LOL!

11:49pm   BroManKurt


11:49pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Very wise critters with good taste BroMankurt...haha!

11:47pm   BroManKurt

3 Deer just strolled in2 YardHQ bout 30ft from Where im streamin ya on my picnic table 2 nibble on things & such, Ud think especially this Live material wud b a bit much 4 their ears, but gosh they serm 2b quite Content:)

11:45pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)


11:45pm   Dave

Damn!! They were GOOD!!!

11:44pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Yeah they were Dave! They were called The Sweethearts Of Soul, consisting of Brenda Bryant, Margaret Branch & Pat Smith!

11:42pm   Dave

Wow! Those backup singers were singing "sock it to me" at a breakneck pace!

11:24pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Yes it does AL Z! I'm sure he was honored to play on that record!

11:23pm   Al Z

For Eric to be invited to an Aretha session says something about Clapton.

11:23pm   Pudgy Parcheesi

A unanimous 5 stars for Lady Soul on AllMusic !

11:20pm   BroManKurt

10-4 on the Lady Soul LP, I hafta admit it the only Aretha album I ever owned, & jeez im sure thats flat Wrong, but mayb its the only one that I evah need by her, a classic piece of Vinyl 4 all, 4 sure!

11:19pm   Dave

I have an Aretha comp. in my collection, but now I know I have to get Lady Soul!

11:18pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

LOL! Love it Pudgy!

11:17pm   Pudgy Parcheesi

Now THAT'S a diva !!! :-D

11:16pm   Pudgy Parcheesi

I remember seeing Aretha win a Grammy, I don't know what year. She went up on stage, grabbed it and said "Thank you, call me when you have another one for me !"

11:16pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Yeah, it's almost a perfect record Dave!

11:15pm   Dave

You could just play the entire Lady Soul album, and the tribute would be complete!

11:10pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Hey BRoManKurt!

11:10pm   BroManKurt

Just off t/ road Kikn 2ya! Not that it matters, but t/Last trak I heard in MyTruk b4 parkin was “Turn it on Again”, I kno U dont dig NonGabriel Genesis, but hadta toss t/Tune sure sounded gr8 Loud while flyin on MinnHwy61! BossCritters & Kurt LuV U:)

11:08pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

I get Ver Klempt every time I hear it Dave!

11:07pm   Dave

No wonder it's your favorite. I think it might be my favorite too!

11:06pm   Pudgy Parcheesi

That's funny, I always heard it stood for Straight Women Love A Big Rocket

11:06pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

The Best!!

11:05pm   Dave

Such a great song!

10:59pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

I'll be playing some Live Aretha in the next hour Brandon!

10:58pm   Brandon 78

Hey John, can you play something from a live concert? Awesome, Thanks :)

10:52pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

my pleasure AL Z!

10:50pm   Al Z

Thanks to you, Boss Guy! You are always on top of your game!!

10:49pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Definitely Dave! That's my alltime favorite Aretha song!

10:49pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

I have it AL Z! It's called "Good To Me As I Am To You". It'll be in the Aretha trbute for sure, thanks!

10:46pm   Dave

Could you play "Ain't No Way" for the Aretha tribute? Thanks!

10:46pm   Al Z

If you're going to play Aretha tonight would you happen to have her LP that has Eric Clapton in one of the cuts? Sorry, I don't know the title.

10:43pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)


10:43pm   Acrimonious Armando of the IE

we were both wrong, · “SWLABR” means “She Was Like A Bearded Rainbow

10:43pm   Al Z

Hey, Boss Guy and fellow fans!

10:39pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Okay, somebody is wrong...haha!

10:39pm   Acrimonious Armando of the IE

She Was Like A Broken Rainbow?

10:38pm   Dave

She Walks Like a Bearded Rainbow

10:33pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Probably does Pudgy! I'll keep an eye out for it at the next record expo!

10:31pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

You bet Brandon! Up next!

10:31pm   Pudgy Parcheesi

BossGuy, Young Gifted and Black is a very highly rated album. It has 4 1/2 stars from both the Reviewer and Users on the AllMusic website. It really belongs in your collection !

10:31pm   Brandon 78

AWESOMENESS, Thanks John, :)

10:30pm   Dave

As usual, I shall second anyone's request for Traffic! ; )

10:29pm   JEFᖷƎႱ


10:28pm   Dave

Carlos Santana!!!

10:28pm   JEFᖷƎႱ

I just heard it on the news, I didn't hear a timeline.

10:27pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Brandon, found Cary's request for Traffic, up soon, thanks!

10:26pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

I vote for John Cipollina!

10:26pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Was this recently Jeff??

10:25pm   Brandon 78

Armando, I vote for Jerry Garcia!!! :)

10:25pm   JEFᖷƎႱ

Marty had open heart surgery and as a result of a misplaced breathing tube, his voice was damaged irreparably.

10:22pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

If I bnrought it Brandon, I sure will play it, thanks!

10:22pm   Acrimonious Armando of the IE

Best SF guitarist, Jorma Kaukonen, John Cippolina, Carlos Santana, Jerry Garcia or ???

10:21pm   JEFᖷƎႱ

Did you hear 'Marty Balins voice?

10:20pm   Dave

Aaaahhhh bummer, man!

10:19pm   Brandon 78

Hey John, can you play some Traffic "Light Up or Leave Me Alone" for Cary, Thanks John :)

10:18pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Don't own any of her 70's records Dave!

10:18pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Happy Sunday to you Brandon!

10:18pm   Pudgy Parcheesi

Young Gifted and black

10:17pm   Pudgy Parcheesi


10:15pm   Dave

Yes, from Young, Gifted and Black LP (1972)

10:15pm   Brandon 78

Happy Sunday Everybody!!!

10:13pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Was that a 70's Aretha song Dave?

10:12pm   JEFᖷƎႱ

What a great way to ease into the show!!!

10:12pm   Dave

Could you play her version of "Border Song", or is it in the soul box for Thursday?

10:11pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

You're welcome Jeff!

10:11pm   JEFᖷƎႱ

Thnx for 'Liberation, John, can't believe you remembered!!!

10:06pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Definitely, Aretha tribute later in the show Dave!

10:05pm   Boss Guy In Claremont (host)

Hello Jeff, Dave & Armando!

10:03pm   Acrimonious Armando of the IE

Top of the evening DJ BOSS GUY !

10:01pm   Dave

Ready for the Aretha tribute!

10:00pm   Dave

Good evening Boss Guy!

10:00pm   JEFᖷƎႱ

Bring on the Queen!!!



Utopia “Freedom Fighters”
from Todd Rundgren's Utopia CD Album (Rhino) —recorded live at the Hammersmith Odeon, London, U.K. 1975



Japan “Television”
composed by David Sylvian
from Adolescent Sex LP Album (Ariola Records 1978) —David Sylvian on lead vocals, debut lp



Led Zeppelin “friends”
composed by Page/Plant
from Led Zeppelin III CD Album (Atlantic Records 1970) R



Focus Three “10,000 Years Behind My Mind”
from Mojo Psych Out! CD Compilation (Mojo) —1967 original release



The Who “Quadrophenia”
composed by Pete Townshend LP Album (Track Records 1973)



Procol Harum “Monsieur R Monde”
composed by Brooker/Reid
from Exotic Birds and Fruit LP Album (Esoteric Recordings 1974) —Gary Brooker on lead vocals/piano



Lee Michaels “Mad Dog”
composed by Lee Michaels
from Barrell LP Album (A&M Records) —Lee Michaels on lead vocals/keyboards, Frosty on drums



It's A Beautiful Day “Bombay Calling”
composed by David & Linda LaFlamme
from It's a Beautiful Day At Carnegie Hall LP Album (ItsAboutMusic.com 1972) —David LaFlamme on electric violin



Aretha Franklin “Don't play that song”
composed by Betty Nelson/Ahmet Ertigun
from Aretha Live At Fillmore West LP Album (Atlantic Records 1971) —R.I.P. Aretha Franklin



Aretha Franklin “Make it with You”
composed by David Gates
from Aretha Live At Fillmore West LP Album (Atlantic Records 1971) —Cover of The Bread classic! Pancho Morales on conga drums



Aretha Franklin “Eleanor Rigby”
composed by Lennon/McCartney
from Aretha Live At Fillmore West LP Album (Atlantic Records 1971) —Cover of The Beatles classic



Aretha Franklin “Bridge Over Troubled Water”
composed by Paul Simon
from Aretha Live At Fillmore West LP Album (Atlantic Records 1971) —Cover of The Simon & Garfunkel classic, Billy Preston on organ



Aretha Franklin “Love the One Your With”
composed by Stephen Stills
from Aretha Live At Fillmore West LP Album (Atlantic Records 1971) —Bernard Purdie on drums



Aretha Franklin “respect”
composed by Otis Redding
from Aretha Live At Fillmore West LP Album (Atlantic Records 1971) —Aretha was the first female R& B singer to headline Bill Graham's Fillmore West on S.F.



Aretha Franklin “Unforgettable”
from Unforgettable - A Tribute To Dinah Washington CD Album (Columbia Records 1964) —Cover of The Nat King Cole classic



Aretha Franklin “Money Won't Change You”
composed by James Brown/Nat Jones
from Aretha: Lady Soul CD Album (Atlantic / Rhino Records 1968)



Aretha Franklin “The weight”
composed by Robbie Robertson
from Queen of Soul: The Atlantic Recordings CD Album (Atlantic Records 1968) —Duane Allman of Allman Brothers Band on session slide guitar, 1969 release



Aretha Franklin “Do Right Woman - Do Right Man”
composed by Dan Penn/Chips Moman
from The Very Best of Aretha Franklin CD Album (Atlantic Records 1967)



Aretha Franklin “Good To Me As I Am To You”
composed by Arethra Franklin/Ted White
from Aretha: Lady Soul CD Album (Atlantic / Rhino Records 1968) R  —Eric Clapton of Cream on lead guitar



Aretha Franklin “I Never Loved a Man (The Way I Love You)”
composed by Ronnie Shannon
from Aretha's Gold LP Compilation (Atlantic 1969) —60's release



Aretha Franklin “Baby i love you”
composed by Ronnie Shannon
from Aretha's Gold LP Compilation (Atlantic 1969) —1967 single release



Aretha Franklin “People Get Ready”
composed by Curtis Mayfield
from Aretha: Lady Soul CD Album (Atlantic / Rhino Records 1968)



Aretha Franklin “Chain of fools”
composed by Don covay
from Aretha: Lady Soul CD Album (Atlantic / Rhino Records 1968) —1967 single



Aretha Franklin “Ain't no Way”
composed by Carolyn Franklin/Ted White
from Aretha's Gold LP Compilation (Atlantic 1969) R  —Aretha Franklin tribute, she passed away this past week at age 76, this song released 1968 as a single



John Kay “Somebody”
composed by John Kay
from Forgotten Songs & Unsung Heroes LP Album (Dunhill/ABC 1972) —Former lead singer of Steppenwolf



Todd Rundgren “real man”
composed by Todd Rundgren
from Initiation LP Album (Bearsville 1975)



Leon Russell “Roll away the Stone”
from Leon Russell LP Album (Shelter Records 1970)



Joe Cocker And The Grease Band “Can't Be So Bad”
composed by Stevenson/Miller
from On Air CD Album (Strange Fruit) —live BBC recording from 1968, covering a Moby Grape written tune



Buddy Miles “dreams”
composed by Gregg Allman
from Them Changes LP Album (mercury records 1970) R  —Buddy Miles on lead vocals/drums



Traffic “Light up or Leave Me Alone”
composed by Jim Capaldi
from The Low Spark of High-Heeled Boys LP Album (Universal-Island Records Ltd. 1971) R



Spirit “Fresh-Garbage”
composed by Jay Ferguson
from Spirit CD Album (Ode/Epic/Legacy 1967)



The Sons of Champlin “rooftop”
from Loosen Up Naturally LP Album (Capitol Records 1969) —Bill Champlin on lead vocals, Terry Haggerty on lead guitar, debut lp



Cream “SWLABR (Mono)”
composed by Jack Bruce/Peter Brown
from Disraeli Gears (Deluxe Edition) CD Album (Polydor 2004) —1967 original release, Eric Clapton on lead guitar, Jack Bruce on lead vocals/bass



Jefferson Airplane “Young Girl Sunday Blues”
from Song Corner: Jefferson Airplane (Remastered) CD Compilation (Mag Music) —from After Bathing At Baxter's 1968



Jefferson Airplane “A Small Package of Value Will Come To You, Shortly”
from After Bathing At Baxter's LP Album (RCA 1968)



Chicago Transit Authority “Liberation”
composed by James Pankow
from Chicago Transit Authority LP Album (Columbia Records 1968) R  —Terry Kath on lead guitar debut lp

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