WPKN Archives: Connections: Dylan, Sgt Pepper, The Kinks, New and Vintage Music

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Episode: Connections: Dylan, Sgt Pepper, The Kinks, New and Vintage Music

June 2, 2017 episode of Connections on WPKN with Eric Cocks. Includes new and vintage music, plus extended sections with The Beatles, Bob Dylan and The Kinks. 

New music by Aimee Mann, Randy Newman, Courtney Barnett, Gary Calamar, Gracie and Rachel, The Preatures, Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie, Chris Price, Cindy Lee Berryhill, Bedouine, Broken Social Scene, Mondo Cozmo, Beth Ditto, Dan Auerbach and more. 

Also Bob Dylan, The Kinks, an extended look at the new Sgt Pepper remixes, Jackie DeShannon, Sam Phillips, Bo Diddley, John Lennon, Dusty Springfield, George Harrison, Anna Rose, Jimi Hendrix, Julee Cruise, Alex Chilton, Ringo Starr, Syndicate of Sound, Julie London, The Squeaky Chairs and whatever happened in the moment. 

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Some recent special episodes from last week are still in the archives: 

Connections: Bob Dylan 76th Birthday Special: 





Connections: Sgt Pepper Outtakes and New Mixes, plus new and vintage music 





For further info, updates and occasional videos, please check out the Facebook page Connections on WPKN. 

Show: Connections... with Eric Cocks

Connections... with Eric Cocks

Explores the connections between songs, songwriters, musicians, producers and people... often in surprising ways.

Vital, intelligent music with true artistic vision. Or just because it sounds good...

Includes extended features on specific artists such as Bob Dylan, The Kinks, The Beatles and far more. Also comedy by Lenny Bruce, George Carlin, Eddie Izzard, Paul Krassner and others with a rock and roll renegade attitude. In depth explorations of early electronic music (and how it relates to current music). Vital new music that deserves to be heard. Surf music. Garage bands. British invasion. Rock and Roll. John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, Jimi Hendrix, Laurie Anderson, William Burroughs, Robert Anton Wilson, The Blues Magoos, David Bowie, The Beach Boys, Dr Fiorella Terenzi, Beethoven, Bo Diddley, The Rolling Stones, Alex Chilton, Nilsson, Tom Petty, Lucinda Williams, Jon Brion, Aimee Mann, Tame Impala, Grimes, The Pretenders, Blondie, Caitlin Rose, Juana Molina, Mojo Mancini, Elliott Randall, Marshall Chapman, Jessy Lanza, Big Star, demos, rarities, unreleased new music and far more may be part of any given show. Also live interviews of performers, writers, producers, engineers, session musicians and people behind the scenes. Plus unexpected surprises...

Previous in depth interviews include Sam Phillips, Peppy Castro of The Blues Magoos, author/comedian Paul Krassner, Chris Frantz of Talking Heads and Tom Tom Club, Neil Innes of The Rutles, Tommy James, legendary session musician Carol Kaye, Warren Zanes, Felix Cavaliere of The Rascals, Rod Argent of The Zombies, Oscar Winning Composer Alan Menken, Patty Larkin and more. All are available in archives for about 385 days. (Maybe that'll get extended some day.) Stay tuned for future interviews and special features.

The show will keep changing over time.

Tune in every 1st and 3rd Friday afternoon of each month at the new  time of  4 to 7 pm eastern. Also special editions at other times. Available live over the air at 89.5, online at http://wpkn.org, tunein radio or listen later in the WPKN archives.

For further info, updates, news, videos and special features, please check the FaceBook site: Connections on WPKN

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