Music Without Borders

Music Without Borders: March 30 show

April 12, 2015
10:43 am

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Music Played:

One Step Beyond by Prince Buster,

Dirty Reggae by The Aggrolites,

Israelites by Desmond Dekker,

Train To Skaville by The Ethiopians,

Liquidator by Harry J Allstars,

Dance Crasher by Alton Ellis,

Take 5 by Skatalites,

Pressure drop by Toots and the Maytals,

Return of Django by The Upsetters,

Skinhead Moonstomp by Symarip,

Bucky Skank by Upsetters,

This Is Ska by Bad Manners,

Gangsters by Special AKA,

On My Radio by Selector,

Mirror in the Bathroom by The English Beat,

Break Down The Door by Special AKA,

Ghost Town by Specials, One Step Beyond by Madness,

Tear the Place Down by Top Cats,

Who said that ska is dead? by No Sports,

Ska Robot Army by Aquabats,

Time Bomb by Rancid,

And De Girl by Smoke Like A Fish,

Oligarquia by Skalariak,

Istanbul by Ska Cubano,

Oye Company Juan by Beny Billy/Natty bo/Ska Cubano,

Pepe by Ska Cubano,

007 theme tune,

Intifada by Ska-P,

Explosive by The Planet Smashers,

Get Ready by Maroon Town,

City Riot by Maroon Town,

People Acklike They Don’t Know by Sonic Boom Six,

Like A Lion by Suicide Bid,

Skull Colloector,

Hit the Road Jack by Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra

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Beats and Pieces: September 9 show

September 12, 2013
7:21 pm


leaf-guyThis week Starbuck is joined in the studio by Martha Pettit of Nerds for Nature and together they explore how the Bay Area’s tech geeks are getting innovative and creative to celebrate amazing local biodiversity. We also played a diverse selection of ska music.

Music Played:
Klangkarussell – Sonnentanz,
Slamboree – I Hate Myself,
Mokoomba – Mwile,
No Sports – Who Said That Ska Is Dead?,
Bad Manners – This Ska,
Skatalites – Take Five,
The Ethiopians – Train to Skaville,
Upsetters – Return of Django,
The Specials – Rat Race,
Special AKA – Break Down the Door,
Madness – Madness,
The Beat – Mirror in the Bathroom,
Turquoise Dream – Scattering Seeds,
Black Marble – A Great Design,
Toots and the Maytals – Blah Blah Blah,
Aquabats – Ska Robot Army,
Rancid – Time Bomb,
Mano Negra – Or Mantanza,
El Gran Silencio – Super Riddim Internacional,
Babylon Circus – France Ta Mere,
Skalariak – Oligarquia,
Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra – Hit the Road Jack,
Los Fabulosas Cadillacs – Ska Song,
Bim Skala Bim – Ska Loop,
Dj Shantel – Ska Track,
Ska Cubano – Revolutionary Ska,
Benny Billy/Natty Bo – Oye Company Juan,
Top Cats – Tear the Place Down

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Beats & Pieces: April 15th Show

April 16, 2013
10:18 pm



Featuring special guests Becky White & Nathan Pundt of Firekeeper and Emma Cape from the Bradley Manning Support Network, plus a Thatcher-inspired 2Tone Ska set

Music Played:
Blue Room – The Orb,
Lime Juice – Unkle Ho,
Warm Shadow – Fink,
Crystal Mountain – Becky White,
Whine & Grine / Stand Down Margaret – The Beat,
This is Ska – Bad Manners,
Guns of Brixton – The Clash,
Ghost Town – The Specials,
Mafia – Bad Manners,
Thatcherites – Billy Bragg,
WOR – Django Django,
Say Yes – Wax Tailor,
Politick Society – Quantic,
Alocatel – Mexican Institute of Sound,

Firekeeper Live & Exclusive on Radio Valencia (1h03m)
Your Mind,
One True,
I Surrender,

I Shall be Free – Kid Beyond,
Home – Marc Broussard,

Interview with Emma Cape, Bradley Manning Support Network,

Treat Me Mean I Need The Reputation – Xploding Plastix,
Meccanik Dancing – XTC,
Hold The Day – X-Cabs,

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Beats and Pieces: February 4

February 4, 2013
9:16 pm

Music Played
Then – The Charlatans



Bang On – The Breeders
In These Shoes – Kirsty Maccoll
The Wedge – Boom Pam
Crystal Balling – Jackie Onassis
Banana Skank – Roots Manuva
Memories – Dunkelbunt
Ever Fallen In Love – Nouvelle Vague
Beautiful Tango – Hindi Zahra
Sister Kate – The Ditty Bops
The Revolution Will Not Be Televised – Gil Scott Heron
One Way – The Levellers
Lexy Macaskill – Peatbog Faeries
Ghost Ship – Bonobo
I’m In The Mood For Ska – Lord Tanamo
Napoleon Solo – Lynn Taitt & The Jets
Al Capone – Prince Buster
Rudy, A Message To You – Dandy Livingstone
Train To Skaville – The Ethiopians
James Bond – Roland Alphonso
Return Of Django – The Upsetters
Dance Crasher – Alton Ellis
Faberge – Baba Brooks & His Band
Hold You Jack – Derrick Morgan
Don De Lion – The Skatalites
Alipang – Don Drummond
Simmer Down – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Miss Jamaica – Jimmy Cliff
The Night Doctor – Lee Perry & The Upsetters
Pressure Drop – Toots & The Maytals
I Won’t Let You Go – Keith & Ken
The Tide Is High – The Paragons
Skinhead Moonstomp – Syramip
One Step Beyond – Prince Buster
Whine & Grime – Price Buster

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