WPKN Archives: Spontaneous Connections

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Connections... with Eric Cocks

Original Aired:
Friday, January 24th, 2020
4:13PM to 6:53PM

2 hours, 40 minutes

Friday, January 24th, 2020 7:34PM

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Episode: Spontaneous Connections

Jan 24, 2020 episode of Connections on WPKN. New and vintage music including The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan outtakes, Warren Zevon, Ann-Margret produced by Lee Hazlewood, Marianne Faithfull, Judee Sill, Mojo Mancini, Annette Peacock, Marvin Gaye, The Animals, P.F. Sloan collaborating with Stephen Kalinich, The Turtles, The Grass Roots, Lovin' Spoonful, Jan and Dean, Alvin Robinson, The Beach Boys, Harry Nilsson, Merry Go Round (featuring Emitt Rhodes), Modern Folk Quartet, Piero Piccinoni and more. 

Also new releases from electronic music pioneer Suzanne Ciani, Mondo Cozmo, Malcolm Joseph, Anna Rose, Real Estate (feat. Sylvan Esso), Best Coast, Esmé Patterson, Deerhunter, Little Big Town, Glen Templeton, The Beach Boys, of Montreal, The Squeaky Chairs, The Mute Points, Miscellaneous Observations and whatever happened in the moment. 

Sometimes, the connections only become apparent later… 

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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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