WPKN Archives: Connections in Time

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Connections... with Eric Cocks

Original Aired:
Friday, August 3rd, 2018
4:33PM to 6:55PM

2 hours, 22 minutes

Friday, August 3rd, 2018 4:01PM

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Episode: Connections in Time

Aug 3, 2018 episode of Connections on WPKN with Eric Cocks. Dylan, Diddley, Bowie, plus new and vintage music. Includes an extended section of live and studio performances by Bob Dylan, currently on tour in Australia. Plus David Bowie (with a newly produced single), Sam Phillips (who will be releasing a new film and new album, Live at Largo on August 17), Liz Phair, Lazy Lester, The Wild Reeds, Barnaby Bye, Cindy Lee Berryhill (about to tour on the east coast), Bo Diddley, Richard Barone (doing a free concert in Central Park on Sunday, August 12 with many special guests celebrating Music + Revolution: Greenwich Village in the 1960's), Hobby Horse (with Mary Hopkin and Tony Visconti), Gary Calamar, The Beach Boys and more. 

Also new music by Elvis Costello and The Imposters, Peter Holsapple, Sam Valdez, Sloan Peterson, The Lord Calverts, Galen Ayers, Lisa Mychols, DYAN, Juliana Hatfield, Mayor Culpa, The Squeaky Chairs and whatever ever happened in the moment. 

Apparently, there was a minor glitch in the archives, which caused the recording to skip ahead during the intro to a song written by Jeff Barry and performed by Juliana Hatfield. Maybe it will reappear some day. 

Thanks for tuning in! 

For info, updates and occasional videos, please check 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

Thanks for tuning in!

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