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Into The Music with Ian Pope - Show #2 - 11.01.2020

Into The Music with Ian Pope - Show #2 - 11.01.2020

January 11, 2020

On the show this afternoon Ian Pope played the following tracks:

Penguin Cafe Orchestra - Music for a Found Harmonium
Jon Hassell - Courage
The Bongolian - Kids Love Moogs

Seu Jorge - Life On Mars
Dylan Howe - Warszawa 
David Bowie - D.J. 

Sandy Denny - Solo
Led Zeppelin - The Battle of Evermore 
Robert Plant - The May Queen 

Mark Knopfler - Good On You Son 
Guy Garvey - Belly of the Whale 
The Blue Nile - Tinseltown in the Rain

Rush - The Fountain of Lamneth
Rush - YYZ
Rush - The Anarchist

Lifesigns - At The End Of The World 
Genesis - Fading Lights

Van Morrison - Into The Mystic 

Into The Music with Ian Pope - Christmas Special - 20.12.19

Into The Music with Ian Pope - Christmas Special - 20.12.19

December 20, 2019

On the show tonight Ian Pope and his guests - Mark Fenn, Simon Fitsall & Michael Sefton - chose and played the following tracks:

Simon
It's a Big Country - Davitt Sigerson
Christmas Wrapping - Waitresses
Jesus Built My HotRod - Ministry
Baby I Love You - The Yayhoos
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - Martha Wainwright

Mark
The Carol of the Bells - Marillion
Love You To Bits (Bit 1) - No Man
I Feel Love 12" version - Donna Summer
Cold As Ice - Foreigner
Doesn't Kill You - The Anchoress
The Lamia - Genesis
Xanadu - Rush

Michael
The Masque of The Red Death - Edgar Allan Poe

Popey
Rock Notes - Monty Python
Sledgehammer - Peter Gabriel
Owner of a Lonely Heart - Yes
Christmas Card From A Hooker in Minneapolis - Tom Waits
This Planet's On Fire (Burn In Hell) - Sammy Hagar
The Flame - Annabel Lamb
Lord of Misrule - Marc Almond feat. Ian Anderson

The 1974 Show - Frank Zappa - 11th November 2019

The 1974 Show - Frank Zappa - 11th November 2019

November 11, 2019

On the show tonight, Ian Pope and special guest Mick Ekers played a selection of tracks by the legendary Frank Zappa.

The tracks played were:

I Could Be A Star Now (featuring Ringo Starr)
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
Village of the Sun
Echidna's Arf (of You)
Don't You Ever Wash That Thing
Joe's Garage (live)
Zoot Allures
Dead Girls of London (featuring Van Morrison)
Murder By Numbers (featuring Sting)
Out to Get You - Grand Funk Railroad
Debra Kadabra (featuring Captain Beefheart)
Night School
Tears Began To Fall (with Mark Volman and Howard Kaylan from the Turtles)
Apostrophe (featuring Jack Bruce)
Bolero
Call Any Vegetable
G-Spot Tornado
In France (featuring Johnny Guitar Watson)
Stuff Up The Cracks
You Are What You Is
Well (featuring John Lennon)
Black Napkins
Montana (single version) (featuring Tina Turner and the Ikettes)
Strictly Genteel

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The 1974 Show - In The Court of The Crimson King - 25 October 2019

The 1974 Show - In The Court of The Crimson King - 25 October 2019

October 25, 2019

On the show tonight, Ian Pope played the seminal King Crimson album in full. Also on the playlist was music from the other founding members of the band plus tracks featuring Robert Fripp as either a collaborator or the producer.

King Crimson - 21st Century Schizoid Man

King Crimson - I Talk To The Wind 
Giles, Giles & Fripp - Suite No. 1
McDonald & Giles - Tomorrow's People - The Children of Today

King Crimson - Epitaph 
Van Der Graaf Generator - The Emperor In His War Room

King Crimson - Moonchild 
Pete Sinfield - Still
Greg Lake - Love You Too Much

Blondie - Fade Away And Radiate 
Talking Heads - I Zimbra 
David Bowie - Fashion (single version) 
David Sylvian & Robert Fripp - Brightness Falls 
The Damned - Fun Factory

Brian Eno - Baby's On Fire  
Peter Gabriel - A Wonderful Day in a One-Way World 
Daryl Hall - Something in 4/4 Time 

King Crimson - In the Court Of The Crimson King 

The 1974 Show - Please Sir Can I Have Some More? - 27.09.2019

The 1974 Show - Please Sir Can I Have Some More? - 27.09.2019

September 27, 2019

The playlist for this evening's show is as follows:

Audience - Eye To Eye

The Groundhogs - Split Pt.1
Manfred Mann Chapter III - Travelling Lady
Egg - A Visit To Newport Hospital

Focus - Birth 
Amon Düül II - Green-Bubble-Raincoated-Man
Renaissance - Innocence

Spirit - Mr Skin
Steve Hillage - Saucer Surfing 
Man - Kerosene

Nektar - Desolation Valley/Waves 
Genesis - Firth of Fifth 

John Cale - Heartbreak Hotel 
The Velvet Underground - The Gift 
John Cale - Andalucia 
Lou Reed & John Cale - Trouble With Classicists 

Rosalie Cunningham – Ride On My Bike 
Rosalie Cunningham – Dethroning of the Party Queen 

The 1974 Show - 1969 - 30th August 2019

The 1974 Show - 1969 - 30th August 2019

August 30, 2019

To commemorate the classic and seminal albums released 50 years ago, Ian Pope played the following tracks:-

Frank Zappa - Little Umbrellas 

Grateful Dead - St Stephen 
Family - The Weaver's Answer
Deep Purple - The Painter 
Ten Years After - Hear Me Calling 

Crosby, Stills & Nash - Suite: Judy Blue Eyes  
Jefferson Airplane - Wooden Ships 
Santana - Soul Sacrifice 

MC5 - Motor City Is Burning 
Can - Father Cannot Yell 
The Edgar Broughton Band - Death of an Electric Citizen
Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band - Veteran's Day Poppy 

Joni Mitchell - Both Sides, Now 
Bob Dylan - Lay Lady Lay 
The Band - The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down 
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Bad Moon Rising 

Fairport Convention - Who Knows Where The Time Goes 
Kevin Ayers - All This Crazy Gift of Time 
Pink Floyd - Cirrus Minor 
David Bowie - Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud 

Procul Harum - The Milk Of Human Kindness 
Moody Blues - Gypsy 
Yes - Sweetness 
Jethro Tull - Bourée 

The Beatles - I Want You (She's So Heavy) 
Cream - Politician 
Led Zeppelin - What Is and What Should Never Be 

The Rolling Stones - You Can't Always Get What You Want 

The 1974 Show - Humbleslug Special - 2nd August 2019

The 1974 Show - Humbleslug Special - 2nd August 2019

August 2, 2019

Tonight's special guests Ben and Jack from Humbleslug chose tracks that have influenced their band and featured two songs from their new album, The Hermit.

The playlist was:

Trace - Birds
Pink Floyd - One of These Days
Humbleslug - Eleven
Rush - The Trees
Amplifier - Post Acid Youth
King Crimson - One More Red Nightmare
Tool - Forty Six & 2
Porcupine Tree - Sound of Muzak
Dream Theater - Fatal Tragedy
Mahavishnu Orchestra - Miles Beyond
Black Sabbath - Into the Void
Led Zeppelin - When the Levee Breaks
Frank Zappa - Peaches en Regalia
David Bowie - I'm Deranged
Tame Impala - It is Not Meant to Be
Humbleslug - Wicker Man
Radiohead - Subterranean Homesick Alien

The 1974 Show - Summertime Special - 5th July 2019

The 1974 Show - Summertime Special - 5th July 2019

July 5, 2019

On the show this evening, Ian Pope played songs and music based on the theme of the Summer. The playlist was:

Blue Oyster Cult - This Ain't The Summer Of Love

The Who - Summertime Blues 
The Kinks - Sunny Afternoon 
The Beach Boys - All Summer Long 
The Beatles - Here Comes The Sun 

The Doors - Summer's Almost Gone 
Peter Gabriel - Summertime 
Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood-Summer Wine 
Joni Mitchell - The Hissing of Summer Lawns 

Dave Cousins - Two Weeks Last Summer
Paul Giovanni & Magnet - Willow's Song
The Enid - In The Region of the Summer Stars
Pink Floyd - Summer '68 

Gentle Giant - Two Weeks In Spain 
Barclay James Harvest - Summer Soldier

Simple Minds - Someone, Somewhere in Summertime 
The Alarm - Rain In The Summertime
Don Henley - The Boys of Summer 

The Misunderstood - I Can Take You To The Sun
Fairport Convention - Meet on The Ledge 
Pink Floyd - Fat Old Sun 
Family - My Friend The Sun

Bruce Springsteen - Hello Sunshine 
Van Morrison - Summertime in England 

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The 1974 Show - In The Twilight Alehouse - 7th June 2019

The 1974 Show - In The Twilight Alehouse - 7th June 2019

June 11, 2019

On the show this evening, Ian Pope with his special guests Mark Fenn and Simon Fitsall chatted about craft beer, vinyl music evenings and the current prog rock scene. The tracks played were as follows:

ZZ Top - Beer Drinkers & Hell Raisers
Genesis - Twilight Alehouse
Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade of Pale
The Who - Whiskey Man
Porcupine Tree - Waiting Phase One
Marillion - Easter

Van Der Graaf Generator - Nutter Alert
Seventh Wave - Star Palace of the Sombre Warrior
Once and Future Band - The Old Brain
Messenger - Baleric Blue
Amplifier - The Octopus

Porcupine Tree - Trains
And Yet It Moves - Bad Cops Day
David Gilmour - Short and Sweet
Jack Bruce - Rope Ladder To The Moon
Riverside - Egoist Hedonist
Yes - Heart of the Sunrise

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The 1974 Show - Psychedelia Special - 10.05.2019

The 1974 Show - Psychedelia Special - 10.05.2019

May 10, 2019

On the show tonight, Ian Pope played a selection of psychedelic songs ranging from the most well known bands to some less famous artists. The playlist was:

Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit 

The Rolling Stones - 2000 light years from home
13th Floor Elevators - Reverberation (Doubt) 
The Red Crayola - Hurricane Fighter Plane
Pink Floyd - Cymbaline 

Buffalo Springfield - For What It's Worth
Simon Dupree & The Big Sound - Kites
P.P. Arnold - Angel Of The Morning 
Kenny Rogers & The First Edition - Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Is In) 

The 5th Dimension - Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In
Traffic - Paper Sun  
Rotary Connection - Black Gold of the Sun
The Factory - Try Little Sunshine
The Electric Stars - Sunshine 

Strawberry Alarm Clock - Incense And Peppermints
Small Faces - Green Circles 
Tomorrow - Revolution
Pretty Things - You Might Even Say

Steppenwolf - Magic Carpet Ride
Jefferson Airplane - Somebody To Love 
Judy Henske & Jerry Yester - Farewell Aldebaran
Andromeda - Day Of The Change

The Herd - From The Underworld 
Pink Floyd - Interstellar Overture 
The Velvet Underground - Venus In Furs
The Chemical Brothers - Let Forever Be 

The Beatles - Day In The Life