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A Season in Hell #28: Radio Valencia: Ragi da Lawyer Returns

February 28, 2011
8:02 pm

Ragi da Lawyer stops by once again, for his free legal advice on the air clinic. Check it out.

Here’s the link to hear the show. You’ll get to hear Ragi and I ramble on and on. At times it’s quite funny.

Roustabout: Elvis Presley
Telephone Girl: Assagai
Try to Sleep: Low

Punch the Limo: Hiro Noodles

Ragi da Lawyer taking your calls.

My Life with Rickets: Mark Arm
Snowblind: Black Sabbath

Hour Two:
Good Morning School Girl: Muddy Waters

Checkers vs. Chess: Dress up like a hooker, I’ll be Charlie Sheen
Memphis Soul Stew: Funkgus

I’m Sad, Sad, Sad at Happy Donuts: Dieselhed
Black Belt Jones: Congress Six
The Big Boss: Charlie

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A Season in Hell #27: Radio Valencia: Noise Pop Special

February 21, 2011
8:04 pm


Noise Pop 2011 is happening in San Francisco this week, so I thought I’d do a special featuring many of the bands. I’ll talk about the venues and the extra-curricular activities offered at this year’s event.

Click here to download the archived show. It was a blast!

Roustabout: Elvis Presley
You Can Have It All: Yo La Tengo

Kites: Geographer
Finale: Funeral Party

Car Crash: Telekinesis
Heart to Tell: The Love Language
Alright (Sha-La-La): Burnt Ones

Ghosts of Syllables: Admiral Radley
Distant Life: Film School
Come On: Melted Toys

Passenger Train: The Stone Foxes
Gasoline & Cocaine: The Ferocious Few
Bone Dry: A B & The Sea

Born Stoked: Wet Illustrated
Days Are Long: Jake Mann & the Upper Hand
Sleep Talk: Shannon and The Clams

Symmetry of Empty Space: Silje Nes
Sugar: Young Prisms
None Shall Pass: Aesop Rock

Skanky Panky: Kid Koala
Take The L-Train: Battlehooch
Live It Up: Nobunny

When I’m With You: Best Coast
Horse Shoes: Wavves

Head of Steam: The Fresh & Onlys

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A Season in Hell #26: Radio Valencia: Mark Growden

February 14, 2011
6:23 pm


Singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist and all around hunka-hunka sexy man, Mark Growden is in the studio tonight, plugging the CD release party for his latest effort “Lose Me In The Sand”.

Mark’s a friend, and a compatriot, so the stories are very lose and relaxed. I always look forward to having touring musicians on to tell their road stories. Tune in and enjoy.

Here’s the link from the show. Enjoy.

Roustabout: Elvis Presley
Into The Sun: Lord Huron
Get High Babe: John Wesley Coleman III

Some Adventist preacher talking really low.
Bana Witt talking porn

Bottom of the World: Tom Waits
Wafer o’ Darkness: Three Day Stubble

I’ll Take Care of You: Mark Lanegan
Sixty-Minute Man: Dominoes, The
I Was Denied: Thee Oh Sees
You Ain’t Never Been Loved: Mark Growden

Interview with Mark Growden

Lovin’ Emma: Mark Growden with Tim O’Conner
Takin; My Time: Mark Growden

Interview with Mark Growden

Star Spangled Benz/Molly Rose Waltz: Mark Growden
Settle in a Little While: Mark Growden
Bones: Mark Growden

Interview with Mark Growden

Stealing the Ocean: Mark Growden

Jesus Didn’t Die For Me: Rube Waddell

Buy tix for his shows at the Brava, this weekend.

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Valentines Day in Hell with Mark Growden

February 13, 2011
9:02 pm

Join John Hell on A Season in Hell, Valentines Night 8-10PM (PST), as he welcomes singer/songwriter Mark Growden back to the Radio Valencia studios. Mark is having a CD release party this weekend for his new CD “Lose Me In The Sand” at the Brava Theater in San Francisco. Mark will be talking about the road, and recording with the musicians he meets along the way. Tune in.

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A Season in Hell #25: Radio Valencia: Dreaming of You

February 7, 2011
7:54 pm

Here’s the link to the show. Enjoy.

Roustabout: Elvis Presley
I love Cars and Girls: The Dictators
Dreaming: The Cherubs

Jeremy’s Storm: Tame Impala
Forest Ocean Sound: Landing
No Time for Dreaming: Charles Bradley

Interview with Susanne Tabata director of Bloodied But Unbowed, and Randy Rampage of DOA

The Prisoner: DOA
Tommy in Seven Minutes: Rats of Unusual Size and Friends

Fishing: PIL
Earth People: Dr. Octagon
Am I Black Enough For Ya: Schoolly D.

I Call My Baby Pussycat: Parliament
Do I Look Like A Slut?: Avenue D

Ca Plane Pour Moi (cover): Thee Headcoatees
Dr. Wu: Minutemen
sweet child o’mine/all out of love: Guns and Roses/Air Supply

Frankie and Albert: Taj Mahal
Down Home Girl: The Coasters

What a Wonderful World: Louis Armstrong

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A Season in Hell #24: Just you and I

February 1, 2011
8:50 am

It’s been a while since I’ve been alone with you. I’ve missed your touch, the way you taste, the way you feel. Let’s take it real slow tonight, baby.

To hear this fine show, click on the archives link, then on the January 31st A Season in Hell podcast. Enjoy.

Roustabout: Elvis Presley
She Watch Channel Zero: Public Enemy
Home Affairs: Osibisa

Buenos Tardes Amigo: Ween
Aquarian Time: Wooden Shijps

Cocaine Blues: Johnny Cash
Messin’ With The Kid: Junior Wells & The Aces
5-Piece Chicken Dinner->Lookin’ Down the Barrel of a Gun: Beastie Boys
Peace Frog->Blue Sunday: The Doors

Constipation Blues: Hawkins, Screamin’ Jay
Hama: Boris

A Kiss to Build a Dream on: Louis Armstrong & Band (04-14-62)
I’ll Be Your Lover Too: Van Morrison
Halfway To Danville: Lee Simpson

Cortez the Killer: Neil Young and Crazy Horse (02-07-84)
Tom Violence: Sonic Youth (08-17-90)

The Catholics Are Attacking: Pop-O-Pies
My Way: Frank Sinatra
Derelicts of Dialect: Third Bass

Goin’ Out West: Tom Waits

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