WPKN Archives: Radio Base Camp with Steve di Costanzo | 10/25/2022

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Radio Base Camp hosted by Steve di Costanzo

Original Aired:
Tuesday, October 25th, 2022
7:00AM to 9:00AM

2 hours

Tuesday, October 25th, 2022 7:07AM

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Episode: Radio Base Camp with Steve di Costanzo | 10/25/2022

 HOST: Steve di Costanzo

Artist Song Release  
Sly & Robbie European Express Nordub  
Bob Marley & The Wailers Concrete Jungle Catch A Fire  
The Bees Sunshine Sunshine Hit Me  
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Presumptuous Omnium Gatherum
The Beatles Got To Get You Into My Life Revolver Sessions  
Seefeel Time To Find Me Time To Find Me  
Hudson Mohawke Is It Supposed Cry Sugar  
Dry Cleaning Stumpwork Stumpwork  
Young Marble Giants Credit In The Straight World Colossal Youth  
Brian Eno Needles In The Camel's Eye Here Come The Warm Jets
Andre Williams Only Black Man In South Dakota Silky  
Funky Blackman Shakara (Saturday Nite Shrine Mix) Shakara  
David Bowie Kooks (Sounds Of The 70s: Bob Harris) Kooks (Sounds Of The 70s: Bob Harris)
David Bowie Oh! You Pretty Things (Live Friars,1971) Oh! You Pretty Things 
Louis XIV Louis XIV (Album/EP Version) Louis XIV (Album/EP Version)
The Maghreban Waiting (Paul Woolford x Special Request Rework Waiting (Paul Woolford)
Tony Joe White Backwoods Preacher Man Backwoods Preacher Man
Brian Eno & David Byrne The Jezebel Spirit My Life In the Bush of Ghosts
Dr. John Holy Water Things Happen That Way
Waylon Jennings Are You Ready for the Country Nashville Rebel  
Cher I Walk on Guilded Splinters (2000 Remaster) 3614 Jackson Highway
Lucinda Williams I Asked for Water (He Gave Me Gasoline) Lucinda Williams  
Jonathan Richman Your Good Girl's Gonna Go Bad Jonathan Goes Country
The Holy Modal Rounders Long John 1 & 2  
Gary Lucas Astro Boy Improve the Shining Hour
Robyn Hitchcock Midnight Tram to Nowhere Shufflemania  

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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