WPKN Archives: Radio Base Camp with Steve di Costanzo | 8/31/21

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Radio Base Camp hosted by Steve di Costanzo

Original Aired:
Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
7:03AM to 9:00AM

1 hour, 57 minutes

Tuesday, August 31st, 2021 7:06AM

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Episode: Radio Base Camp with Steve di Costanzo | 8/31/21


Artist Song Release    
Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66 Celebration Of The Sunrise Stillness    
The Beatles Don’t Let Me Down - First Rooftop Performance Let It Be (2021 Mix)    
Son Volt Living in the USA Electro Melodier    
Steve Gunn Circuit Rider Circuit Rider    
Wire Outdoor Miner On Returning    
The Rolling Stones Get Off Of My Cloud Hot Rocks 1964-1971    
Miles Davis Honky Tonk Get Up With It    
Jean Binta Breeze Mad Woman Eena Me Corner    
Bohannon Save Their Souls Stop & Go    
Makaya McCraven featuring Joe Armon-Jones Run 'Dem Garcia,Soweto Kinch (Giles Petterson) Too Shy (12" Version)    
Chico Hamilton Conquistadores El Chico / The Further Adventures Of El Chico  
Muddy Waters County Jail (Live - Montreux Jazz Festival 1972) County Jail (Live - Montreux Jazz Festival 1972)  
True Loves That’s Good Sunday Afternoon    
Gonn Doin' Me In Trash Box    
Lord Sutch Flashing Lights Lord Sutch & Heavy Friends    
Pixies Wave Of Mutilation Doolittle    
The Replacements Left Of The Dial Tim    
Vanishing Twin Phase One Million Ookii Gekkou    
The Whisk Bo-Dacious (2007 Remaster) Bo-Dacious (2007 Remastered Version)  
Lee Hazlewood Ode To Billie Joe Strung Out On Something New: The Reprise Recordings  
Nick Drake Poor Boy Bryter Layter ((Remastered))    
Broadcast Come On Let's Go The Noise Made By People    
The 5th Dimension Don'tcha Hear Me Callin'To Ya The Age Of Aquarius    
Pleasure Glide-Rap Mix Glide: The Essential Selection 1975 - 1982  
Waterman Stick Aiken Waterman Roadblock (Extended Version) 12inch Single    
Simon Harris Bass (How Low Can You Go-Ragamuffin Remix) Various Artists-Rhythm Method    
Black Box Everybody Everybody (Single) Le Freak Mix Everybody Everybody (Single)    

Show: Radio Base Camp hosted by Steve di Costanzo

  • Radio Base Camp hosted by Steve di Costanzo is NOW heard every Tuesday morning from 7am to 9am

 My friend Howard Thompson is doing his show 'pure' on 1st & 3rd  Fridays as I've shifted during the day to being the GM of WPKN. . Just bear in mind that the last Friday of the month is reserved for Chris Frantz and his show- "Chris Frantz the Talking Head"


  • I have given up my late night show Radio Base Camp-Late Night on the 2nd & 4th Monday nights from 11:00pm to 2:00am. Because of my new weekly morning music show.  See seperate related episodes


  • RADIO BASE CAMP focuses on the newest indie rock, 60s beat-punk,psych, garage-fuzz, surf, 70s punk, 60s greasy soul & r'n'b shakers, 50s R&R, exotica, afrobeat, jamaican ska/rocksteady and beyond We play deep tracks and unpolished gems, songs you may remember and ones you might not have heard, along with demos, rarities, alternative takes and all kinds of great music that doesn't get played that often.  We also feature new music by current bands, many of whom are influenced by the 60's (and beyond). We do live and telephone interviews with musicians, producers, and chroniclers of an era spanning from the 1950's to present day. We aim to highlight and focus on music with great song writing, sounds and production, having a lot of fun in the process...


  • a little history....RADIO BASE CAMP is a radio show that I started in 2007 on live365.com internet radio.  It became a weekly WPKN  "overnight" in early 2008  from Sunday into Monday for two years before moving to Friday afternoons  in September 2009 with my part-time co-host, Eric Cocks.  In early 2010,  I decided to focus on my own programming and me and Eric reconfigured our weekly radio show into two seperate and distinct shows: Radio Base Camp with hosted Steve di Costanzo and Connections ...With Eric Cocks.  Starting July 1, 2012 I became the paid GM of WPKN and phased out my "working hours" show.  I now can be heard every Tuesday morning from 7am to 9am.

 Radio Base Camp is hosted by Steve di Costanzo 

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Interviews/Special Shows on RADIO BASE CAMP available on archives:

  • Bill Lincoln from U.S. duo EUPHORIA whose sole album has been called "one of the most important ever"
  • Charlie Karp- DJ for The Day- Radio Base Camp Late Night
  • Barry Tashian from The Remains with Fred Cantor producer of "America's Lost Band"
  • MELANIE the noted singer-songwriter  (Steve di Costanzo)
  • Andy Bracken from Fruits de Mer Records in London & Virginia  (Steve)
  • Ron Sanchez from Donovan's Brain, Career Records and KGLT in Bozeman, NT   (Steve)
  • Felix Cavaliere from The Rascals (Steve di Costanzo & Eric Cocks)
  • Tommy James from Tommy James and the Shondells
  • Carol Kaye (noted session player)   (Steve di Costanzo & Eric Cocks)
  • Singer and songwriter Sam Phillips  (interviewd by Eric Cocks)
  • Andrew Sandoval from Rhino Records  (Steve di Costanzo & Eric Cocks)
  • Merrell Fankhauser from HMS Bounty and Farkopady   (Steve di Costanzo & Eric Cocks)
  • Singer-Songwriter Don Cooper  (Steve di Costanzo & Eric Cocks)
  • Sky Saxon from The Seeds   (Steve di Costanzo & Eric Cocks)
  • Peppy Castro from The Blues Magoos   (Steve di Costanzo & Eric Cocks)
  • Johnny Echols from Love   (Steve di Costanzo & Eric Cocks)
  • Richie Unterberger (noted Rock author and reviewer)   (Steve di Costanzo & Eric Cocks)
  • Tom Moon (1,000 Recordings...) (Steve di Costanzo
  • Mark Naftalin (Butterfield Blues Band-special DJ Show)
  • Rusty Ford (Lothar and the Hand People)  (Steve)
  • Hilton Valentine from The Animals  (special program with Germaine)
  • James Lowe and Mark Tulin from The Electric Prunes   (Steve di Costanzo & Eric Cocks)

and many more....

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