WPKN Archives: Subconscious Connections: Newly released Nilsson, Leonard Cohen, Women Sing Waits, Dylan, The Who plus new and vintage music

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Connections... with Eric Cocks

Original Aired:
Friday, November 22nd, 2019
4:21PM to 6:55PM

2 hours, 34 minutes

Friday, November 22nd, 2019 4:04PM

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Episode: Subconscious Connections: Newly released Nilsson, Leonard Cohen, Women Sing Waits, Dylan, The Who plus new and vintage music

Nov 22, 2019 episode of Connections on WPKN with Eric Cocks. New and vintage music including new releases from Harry Nilsson, Leonard Cohen, Women Sing Waits, Prince, Skylar Gudasz, The Who and more. Come On Up To The House: Women Sing Waits is produced by Warren Zanes. This episode includes Tom Waits covers by Aimee Mann, Roseanne Cash, Allison Moorer and Shelby Lynne and The Wild Reeds. 

Also in the show, Talking Heads, Ennio Morricone, Bobby Darin, Sonny Rollins, Brian Eno, Dion, Alan Menken, Elton John, Anjani, The Lovin’ Spoonful, Tommy Boyce & Bobby Heart, Neil Diamond, Petula Clark, The Squeaky Chairs, The Exploding Bongs, a few thoughts on miscellaneous concepts and whatever happened in the moment. 

Sometimes the connections between songs aren’t apparent until later...

Thanks for tuning in! 

The previous episode of Connections from Nov 15, including new releases from Liz Phair, Bob Dylan, Joe Henry, Beck, Jeff Lynne’s ELO, Billie Eilish, Grimes, Sturgill Simpson plus The Rolling Stones, Wendy Carlos, Bo Diddley, Ian Hunter, The Rutles and much more is also available in archives: 

Surrealistic Connections:

For info and updates, along with occasional videos, photos and articles, please join 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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