Everyone’s Invited # 46 03/19/17

Next time someone asks you “What’s up?” tell them about Up Records, and point them in the direction of this episode.  Of course, feel free to mention Everyone’s Invited airs every Sunday evening from 7-9pm at Westcott Radio!

Sloan – The Good In Everyone
Strokes – What Ever Happened?
Travoltas – C’mon Rockcity
Transistors – Confidence Man
Hives – Die, All Right!

Pep Squad – Barbapoppa
Teencat – Beer Run
Snuff – Pixies
Weekend Dads – Michigan And Trumbull
Rollins Band – Grip

Sebadoh – It’s All You
Judybats – Happy Song (Settling)
Ben Morey – New Life
Ween – Japanese Cowboy
Yo La Tengo – Almost True

Slingshot Dakota – Wave
Triangulo De Amor Bizarro – Gallo Negro Se Levanta
Magnetic Fields – ’68: A Cat Called Dionysus
Participation Trophy – When In Roam
Juliana Hatfield – Ok Ok
Label Spotlight on Up Records

Built To Spill – Big Dipper
Quasi – Our Happiness Is Guaranteed
764-Hero – Oceanbound
Caustic Resin – Water Moccasin
Violent Green – Only One

Incredible Force of Junior – Sweet And Sour
Dark Fantastic – Fall To My Knees
Pastels – Leaving This Island
Black Heart Procession – A Truth Quietly Told
Land Of The Loops – Fresh Pond Parkway

Modest Mouse – Never Ending Math Equation
Enemymine – Caught Inside
Karp – Prison Shake
Tad – Oppenheimer’s Pretty Nightmare
Mocket – Pearl Drop

Brent Arnold – Sweetness
Polar Goldie Cats – Maoist
Tiffany Anders – Concrete Like Quicksand
Mike Johnson – You’re Still Around?

Everyone’s Invited # 45 03/12/17

Another random assortment of musical goodness.  The studio was freezing but I had indie rock to keep me warm.  Everyone’s Invited airs Sunday evenings from 7-9pm on Westcott Radio.

Beck – Funky Lil Song
Airplane Song – I Will Always Win
David Bazan – Up All Night
The Shins – Heartworms
James – Sometimes

Karp – 13 Ways To A Cavity
Sswampzz – Serenity Now
Useless ID – We Don’t Want The Airwaves
The Dahmers – Out Of Here
Astroqueen – Soulburner

Of Montreal – Dustin Hoffman Takes A Bath
Paperhead – Africa
Tennis – Please Don’t Ruin This For Me
Outer Spaces – Postman
Jeffrey & Jack Lewis – Posters

Badly Drawn Boy – The Further I Slide
Number One Cup – Just Let Go
Imperial Teen – Yoo Hoo
Halo Benders – Virginia Reel Around The Fountain
South – All In For Nothing

Octopus Project – Whitby
Temples – Mystery Of Pop
Tame Impala – Solitude Is Bliss
Future Punx – Ever You Go

Dopamines – Molly
Cootees – The Coke Song
Lisa Prank – Baby Let Me Write Your Lines
White Lung – Demented
Lutheran Heat – That Boy
The Gentlemen – Speedbaby

Mudhoney – Fuzzgun ‘91
Elf Power – Nothing’s Going To Happen
Essex Green – The Late Great Cassiopia
Thin Man – Polar Bears & Lollipops
Fury In The Slaughterhouse – Milk And Honey

Southern Culture On The Skids – Jabberjammin’
Vivisick – Surreal Rhythm
Aaron & The Burrs – Winter Solstice
Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives – Mojave

Everyone’s Invited #44 03/05/17

New guests crashed the party this time around.  Button pushers, knob-twiddlers, and crate diggers shoved their way into the mix as we spent some time on the electronic side of things.  This week’s label spotlight was on Ninja Tune!  You never know who’ll show up when Everyone’s Invited on Sunday evenings from 7-9pm at Westcott Radio.

Senser – Age Of Panic
Th3 VVitch Doctor – Plvgue Doctor
Electronic Anthology Project – I Dim Our Angst In Agony
Stars – Dead Hearts
Ruby – Paraffin (Red Snapper Mix)

Plaid – Upona
Jj – My Life
CSLSX – Futuretapes
RJD2 – Let There Be Horns
Pizzicato 5 – The Eart Goes Around

Beatings – If Not Now, Then When?
LCD Sound System – Watch The Tapes
Devo – Sumthin
Vincent Wisehoon – I Wish
Pixies – Andro Queen
Eggman – Not Bad Enough

Indie Label Spotlight on Ninja Tune

Amon Tobin – Bridge
Luke Vibert – Slipped Disc
Kid Koala – Drunk Trumpet (live)
DJ Shadow – Hardcore (Instrumental) Hip-Hop
Slugabed – Moonbeam Rider

Pest – Cous Cous
Bonobo & Speech Debelle – Sun Will Rise
Mr. Scruff – Get A Move On
Zomby – Orchid
Up, Bustle, & Out – Hip Hop Barrio
Herbaliser – 40 Winks

Coldcut – More Beats And Pieces

Everyone’s Invited # 43 02/26/17

Another barrage of random noise and nonsense.  The label spotlight this week was nixed in lieu of more new music, local artists, and whatever else was pulled out of a shoebox.  What will happen next week?  Something very similar I’m sure.  Tune in Sunday nights from 7-9pm at Westcott Radio just to be sure.

Revelers – Little Kings Of Rock N Roll
Pain Teens – RU 486
Magical Lynx – Things You’ve Got To Do Today
Why? – George Washington
Animal Collective – Kinda Bonkers

Cornershop – Wog (Witchman Straight Mix)
Moog Cookbook – Come Out And Play
Underworld – Born Slippy

High Llamas – Giddy And Gay
The Bats – Looking For Sunshine
Dude York – Time’s Not On My Side
Popular Music – Arab Spring
Sigur Ros – Avalon

Mr. T Experience – I Wrote A Book About Rock’N’Roll
Dirt Bike Annie – Knock On Wood
Cub – You Know He Did
Petite League – Annie
For Science – Hearts Bound To Die

Gang Of Four – At Home He’s A Tourist
Riverboat Gamblers – What’s What
Fratellis – Flathead
Magnapop – I Don’t Care
Screamfeeder – On A Plane With Just One Wing

His Name Is Alive – Ain’t No Lie
Mojave 3 – To Whom Should I Write (demo)
Abigail Lapell – Night Bird And Morning Bird
The Feelies – Turn Back Time
That Dog. – Ms. Wrong

XTC – Mermaid Smiled
Wedding Present – Real Thing
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – Loose Ends
Son Volt – Lost Souls
Love Thugs – Close Beside Her
Grandaddy – AM 180

Tinariwen – Tiwayyen
Shada Kahamba – Liliot

Everyone’s Invited #42 02/19/17

Sunday evenings are chilly but you can enjoy indie music in the comfort of your home. This week’s episode had bedroom pop, basement punk, and even kitchen demos! The garage vaults were opened this time around to spotlight the legendary Sympathy For The Record Industry.  Cozy up Sunday nights from 7-9pm at Westcott Radio.

Kristin Hersh – When The Levee Breaks
Huevos Rancheros – Gutbomb
Brent’s TV – Standing In Line
Divisionists – Say Can You
Inspiral Carpets & Mark E. Smith – I Want You

Sonic Youth – My Friend Goo
Feyde – Take Me In Like Medicine
Black Needle Noise – Swimming Through Dreams
Avec le soleil sortant de sa bouche – Trans-Pop Express I
Joe Jitsu – Think It Over

Tullycraft – Ticket Tonight
Weird Al Yankovic – I’ll Be Mellow When I’m Dead
The Challenged – Hindsight
Kvlt Daddy – WGBF
Milf – Model T

Vandou Game – Cherie Nye
D.A.R.K. – High Fashion
Ladytron – Playgirl (Simian Playboy Mix)
Label spotlight on Sympathy For The Record Industry

’68 Comeback – Drinkin’ Wine Spo-Dee-O-Dee
Overwhelming Colorfast – It’s Tomorrow
Buck – Old Blue Sweater
Tina & The Total Babes – She’s So Tuff
Supersnazz – Words Of Love
Muffs – You Can Cry If You Want

The Beards – 1000 Years
White Stripes – You’re Pretty Good Looking (For A Gir)
Rocket From The Crypt – A+ In Arson
Masonics – Hey Big Mouth
Reigning Sound – I Don’t Care

Geraldine Fibbers – Mary
Lazy Cowgirls – Meat Shop
Tanner – One On Me
Mummies – Victim Of Circumstances
Chubbies – Boys Don’t Matter

Helen Love – A Boy Like You
Billy Childish – Automatic Love (Part Of)
Southern Culture On The Skids – El Mysterio
Satan’s Cheerleaders – Stingwray
Man Or Astro-Man? – War Of The Satellites

Cougars – Folsom Youth Detention Center
Looney Tunes – Skateland
April March – Mon Petite Ami

Roky Erikson – Hasn’t Anyone Told You
Friggs – Little Girl Lies
Detroit Cobras – Bama-Lama

Everyone’s Invited #41 01/29/17

This episode was filled with brand-spankin’ new music, old favorites, and random tunes in between, including but not limited to a label spotlight on Art of the Underground!
Squeezing four decades of indie rock into a two-hour show isn’t impossible, but it’s very, very difficult to do.  You’re welcome!  Tune in next Sunday from 7-9pm at Westcott Radio.

Superchunk – Hyper Enough
Violent Femmes – Blister In The Sun
Built To Spill – Strange
Surfer Blood – Matter Of Time
Posies – This One’s Taken (demo version)

Boo Radleys – C’mon Kids
Cloud Nothings – Darkened Rings
Steal The Moon – Vampires
Japandroids – No Known Drink Or Drug
Lemonheads – Paid To Smile

New End Original – Lukewarm
AJJ – Junkie Church
Wayne Hancock – Two String Boogie
Bad Cop Bad Cop – Nightmare
Bad Religion – Against The Grain

Todd Lerner – Song For Free
Belleville – Cabin In The Pines
Bill Fox – My Baby Crying

Label Spotlight on Art of the Underground
Lemuria – Keep Quiet
Radio Faces – Alone In The Springtime
Closet Fairies – Cassandra
Creeps – Creeping Me Out
Night Birds – Killer Waves

Manges – Duck And Cover
Besties – Take Em All
Chinese Telephones – Game Of Pricks
Potential Johns – I’d Like To See
Full Of Fancy – Marriage

Unwelcome Guests – I’m Just Here
Gordon Gano’s Army – Crossroads
Sloan Peterson – One Day
Still Ill – Inconvenient Death
Copyrights – Dead Flowers

Ergs – Jazz Is The New Coke
Failures’ Union – Fan Club

Vacant Lot – Not Me
Cherry Glazer – Humble Pro
Pixies – Here Comes Your Man
Apples In Stereo – Baroque

Bonus AOTU Triple Shot!:
Kind Of Like Spitting – Lay Some Happiness On Me
Alex Kerns – Clamor On
Black Wine – Windy

Everyone’s Invited #40 01/22/17


Everyone’s Invited ripped into the new era with a onslaught of indie music that you won’t hear anywhere else in Syracuse.  Sure, some classics were well represented thanks to a spotlight on Island Records, but there was enough genre-hopping and fist-pumping to otherwise satisfy.  Not sated yet?  Tune in next week from 7-9pm at Westcott Radio.

Distillers – Seneca Falls
Helen Love – We Love You
Newtown Grunts – Solidarity
Whale – Pay For Me
Discount – Math Won’t Miss You

Thee Headcoatees – Have Love, Will Travel
Veruca Salt – Shimmer Like A Girl
Tancred – Bed Case
Post Pink – Maid In Mexico
Team Dresch – Take On Me

Rage Against The Machine – Know Your Enemy
I Farm – Life On Planet Reebok
Mannequin Pussy – Emotional High
Muffs – Crush Me
Breaklights – Fake Out

Gateway District – When I Fall
Randy – Cheap Thrills
Prissteens – I’m Devastated
Tanya Donelly – Tu Y Yo
Lemuria – Chatauqua County

Kitty Badass – No No No
NOFX – Murder The Government
Bananas – Sugar Bear
Chop Sakis – Golden Graham

Label Spotlight On Island Records

PJ Harvey – This Is Love
dEUS – Supermarketsong
Stereo MCs – Graffiti Part One
The Orb – Little Fluffy Clouds
MC Solaar – Nouveau Western

Damone – Now Is The Time
Andrew WK – Ready To Die
Supergrass – Pumping On Your Stereo
Tripping Daisy – Your Socks Have No Name

Nick Drake – Bryter Layer
Cranberries – I Still Do
Spring Heel Jack – Casino
Propagandhi – Hate, Myth, Muscle, Etiquette
Briefs – Poor And Weird
Ciba Matto – Aguas de Marco
La Pieta – Paperwhites
Damien Jurado – Radioactivity


Everyone’s Invited # 39 01/08/17

Happy New Year!  You’d think after 39 shows I’d run out of obscure indie labels to tout, and the cupboard of weird b-sides from old CD-singles would run dry.   That sad date will eventually come, but today is not that day.  This week’s indie label spotlight was on the superb, always snorkable Mutant Pop Records!

Wildhearts – L.T.D.
Lush – Single Girl
Queens Of The Stone Age – The Most Exalted Potentate Of Love
Helmet – Biscuits For Smut
Sugar – Mind Is An Island

Lemuria – Hours
Free Loan Investments – Ever Been To Mexico?
Subjects – The Best Of Us
Minders – The Loneliest Of Faces
Supergrass – We Dream Of This

Ben Lee – Butterfly
Daniel Land – New York Boogie Woogie
Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darker
Teenage Fanclub – Femme Fatale
Travis – Killer Queen

Modest Mouse/764-Hero – Whenever You See Fit
Run. Away. From. The. Humans. – Nuclear Fashion Victims
Stereo MCs – On 33

Label Spotlight on Mutant Pop Records
After School Special – Sarah, Plain And Tall
Proms – Lisa Marie
Dirt Bike Annie – Grape Crush
Hitchcocks – Bad Poetry
Mute-Ants – Statistic
Slacker – 182

Mixelpricks – Save The Whales
Kung Fu Monkeys – Eat Your Vegetables
Nerd Gets The Girl – Milkshake
Somethingtons – Do You Want To Go Steady With Me?
Sicko – Three Tea

Automatics – Beep Beep
Peabodys – I Expected This
Daryls – Let’s Have Fun/In The Attic
Egghead. – Jet Pack
Automatics – Hanging Out At EJ’s
Beldons – Fatal Road

Attention Deficit – John’s Playing Games
Moral Crux – Victim Of Hype
Dillinger Four – Thanks For Nothing
Underhand – Desire
Boris The Sprinkler – She Digs My New Wave Records

Ruth’s Hat – Please Please Me
Ruth’s Hat – Somora Laura
Dirt Bike Annie – Letters And Numbers

Everyone’s Invited airs every Sunday evening, 7-9pm at Westcott Radio

Everyone’s Invited #38 12/18/16


The stockings were hung by the turntable with care.  Enjoy the holidays and see you next year!

Barrettes – Twas The Night Before Christmas
Polvo – Snowstorm In Iowa
Timothy Monger – Airstream
Atom & His Package – What We Do On Christmas
Cocteau Twins – Frosty The Snowman

Tacocat – Snow Day
Wyatt Funderburk – Christmas (Don’t Be Late)
Aislers Set – Christmas Song
Boney M – Mary’s Boy Child/Oh My Lord
Andy Partridge – Countdown To Christmas Partytime

Hillbilly Casino – Run Run Rudolph
Adem Kempa – Sleigh Ride
Zach Curd – Winter Break
Descendents – Christmas Vacation
Pavement – Summer Babe (Winter Version)

Squirrel Nut Zippers – Santa Claus Is Smoking Reefer
My First Keyboard – Christmas Is Only Good If You’re A Boy/Girl
The Dualer – The Mus Be Christmas
John Denver & The Muppets – Little Saint Nick
Ventures – Jingle Bell Rock

Danny Elfman – What’s This?
Bad Religion – Oh Come Let Us Adore Him
Pogues – Fairytale In New York
Bruce Haack & Ted Pandel – Christmas Eve
Star Wars Christmas – R2D2 We Wish You A Merry Christmas

Mono Puff – Careless Santa
Spike Jones – Jingle Bells
Aqua Teen Hunger Force – I Sure Hope I Don’t Have To Beat Your Ass This Christmas
Kung Fu Monkeys – Santa Please Bring Me A Surfboard

Jon Auer – Let It Snow
Hot Toddies – Santa Baby
Crocodiles & Dum Dum Girls – Merry Christmas Baby (Please Don’t Die)

Wedding Present – Step Into Christmas
Del Lords – Merry Christmas
Redd Kross – Super Sunny Christmas
Barbacuties – It’s Gonna Be a Rock’N’Roll Christmas Party
Mixtapes – Broken Hearted Christmas

Death Cab For Cutie – Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)
Softies – Winter Pageant
Yo La Tengo – It’s Christmas Time

Vista Blue – A 90’s Kind Of Christmas
Surfaris – A Surfer’s Christmas List
Mark Kozelek – O Holy Night

Everyone’s Invited # 37 12/11/16 – The Best of 2016 Part Two!

We did it!  Playing all the best music of this year was a challenge, but it happened.  Every single great song that was released in 2016 was spun on our year-end wrap up.  (Please note, there is a 100 million percent margin of error)  Thanks for listening!  Everyone’s Invited airs Sunday evenings from 7-9pm at Westcott Radio.

Malvinas – No Holes
Boys – Lovesick
Psychic Teens – Everything
Yeah Bud – Teen Stash

Sammus – Childhood
DJ Shadow feat. Ernie Fresh – The Sideshow
Aesop Rock – Supercell
Deakin – Golden Chords
Lemon Demon – Touch Tone Telephone

Paranoid Style – Giving Up Early (On Tomorrow)
Chook Race – Sometimes
Pity Sex – Orange And Red
Vista Blue – We’re Gonna Homer (Off Of Homer Bailey)
Angel Olsen – Shut Up Kiss Me

Methodist Bells – Alice In The Sky
Damien Jurado – November 20th
Andrew Bird – Are You Serious
Dr. Dog – Bring My Baby Back
Islands – Back To It

Quilt – Roller
Triangulo De Amor Bizzaro – Barca Quemada
Kikagaku Moyo – Old Snow, White Sun
Fumaca Preta – La Trampa

Seratones – Choking On The Spit
Plastic War – Barnacle
Exmaid – Gone
Bob Mould – Hold On
Idiot Glee – What’s That Smell?

50 Foot Wave – St. Christopher
Big Thief – Humans
David Bowie – Tis A Pity She Was A Whore
Africaine 808 – Rhythm Is All You Can Dance
James Hunter Six – Stranded