Thursday, June 1, 2023

Micky Dolenz "Focus Beam" on Boppin' With Beth 06-02-23



American musician, actor and producer Micky Dolenz is the "focus beam" artist on this new episode of Boppin' With Beth. Hear about his life and career including childhood tv star, a member of The Monkees, solo career, tv production and more! There's a couple of great solo tunes as well as a couple from The Monkees in the mix! Hear songs from a wide variety of musical influences including The Beatles, Harry Nilsson, The Kingston Trio, Jimmy Bryant (West Side Story), Sons Of The Pioneers and Tennessee Ernie Ford. Beth's Bop Of The Week is by Ken Tucker and Jammin' James Riley has a Dick Dale tune in Hang Ten. There's also tracks from The Grip Weeds (covering The Monkees) and Micky's pal Phil Keaggy too! 


Intro music bed: Carl Perkins- "Boppin' The Blues", Brian Setzer- "Boppin' The Blues" and The Cars- "Best Friend's Girl"

The Monkees- "(I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone*

Jimmy Bryant (from West Side Story)- "Something's Coming"

Harry Nilsson- "Gotta Get Up"

*Liner- The Beatles

The Beatles- Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Micky Dolenz- Piston Power

Micky Dolenz- Johnny B. Goode


*Beth's Bop of the Week music bed: Dan Seals- "Bop"

*Liner- Ken Tucker

*Beth's Bop of the Week: Ken Tucker: "Big Train Tracks"


The Kingston Trio- "Blow Ye Winds"

Sons of the Pioneers- "Whoopie-Ti-Yi-Yo (Git Along Little Doggies)"

Tennessee Ernie Ford- "Sixteen Tons"


*Hang Ten with Jammin' James Riley music bed: The Surfaris- "Wipe Out"

*Dick Dale- "Ring Of Fire"


*Liner- Kurt Reil

The Grip Weeds- "For Pete's Sake"

*Liner- Phil Keaggy

Phil Keaggy- "Tell Me How You Feel" 

The Monkees- "Me & Magdalena (Version 2)"

Outro music bed: The Ventures: "I'm A Believer"

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Micky & The One Nighters

Micky & The One Nighters

The Monkees (Micky on far left)



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Micky with Phil Keaggy mug. Phil played on
several tracks on Remember





Beth's Bop of the Week artist: Ken Tucker: 


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Thursday, May 25, 2023

Marc Cohn "Focus Beam" on Boppin' With Beth 05-26-23

 


American singer-songwriter and musician Marc Cohn is the "focus beam" artist on this week's Boppin' With Beth! Walk through his career, life events and hear a couple of tracks from his incredible discography. Plus, there's tunes from influences and peers including Jackson Browne, James Taylor, Shawn Colvin, Van Morrison, Ray Charles, The Original Five Blind Boys Of Alabama, Richie Furay (covering a Marc Cohn classic), Huey Lewis & The News, Paul Simon and Yusuf/Cat Stevens (new single). Beth's Bop Of The Week is a great track from Softlung and Jammin' James Riley has a classic from The Rivieras in Hang Ten! 




Intro music bed: Carl Perkins- "Boppin' The Blues", Brian Setzer- "Boppin' The Blues" and The Cars- "Best Friend's Girl"

Liner- Jackson Browne

Jackson Browne- "The Road and the Sky"

*Liner- James Taylor

James Taylor- "Let Me Ride"

Van Morrison- "Domino"

Paul Simon- "Learn To Fall"

Marc Cohn- "Fallen Angels"

Marc Cohn- "Wild World"



*Beth's Bop of the Week music bed: Dan Seals- "Bop"

*Liner- Softlung

Softlung- "Don't Say No"


Ray Charles- "Don't Change On Me"

The Original Five Blind Boys of Alabama- "Morning Train"

Huey Lewis And The News- "Do You Believe In Love"



*Hang Ten with Jammin' James Riley music bed: The Ventures- "Wipe Out"

*The Rivieras- "California Sun"



Yusuf/Cat Stevens- "All Nights, All Days"

*Liner- Richie Furay

Richie Furay- "Walking In Memphis"

Shawn Colvin- "Sunny Came Home"

Outro music bed: 

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Beth's Bop of the Week artist: Softlung

Photo credit: Nicole Romanoff

Photo credit: Nicole Romanoff

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Thursday, May 18, 2023

The Proclaimers "Focus Beam" on Boppin' With Beth 05-19-23

 


Scottish rock duo The Proclaimers are the "focus beam" artist this week. Hear about their history and a couple of tracks from their catalog. There's some tunes from influences and peers including Dexys Midnight Runners, The Kinks, The Beatles, The Clash, Bruce Springsteen, The Damned and The Jam. Beth's Bop Of The Week is from Whiskey Jean & The Chasers (feat. Matt Collins) and Jammin' James Riley has a track from The Surfaris in Hang Ten. Plus, there's songs from The Anderson Council, Bob Bradshaw and Roseanne Reid (daughter of The Proclaimers' Craig Reid) too! 




Intro music bed: Carl Perkins- "Boppin' The Blues", Brian Setzer- "Boppin' The Blues" and The Cars- "Best Friend's Girl"

Dexys Midnight Runners- "Seven Days Too Long"

*Liner- The Beatles

The Beatles- "I Feel Fine"

The Jam- "A Town Called Malice"

The Damned- "Love Song"

The Proclaimers- "The Joyful Kilmarnock Blues"

*Generic liner- The Proclaimers (Charlie & Craig Reid)

The Proclaimers- "The World That Was"


*Beth's Bop Of The Week music bed- Dan Seals- "Bop"

*Liner- Matt Collins (Whiskey Jean & The Chasers)

Whiskey Jean & The Chasers (feat. Matt Collins)- "(You Got) A Heart Like A Rock"


The Kinks- "You Really Got Me"

The Clash- "Should I Stay Or Should I Go"

Bruce Springsteen- "Growin' Up"


*Hang Ten With Jammin' James Riley music bed: The Surfaris- "Wipe Out"

*Liner- Bob Berryhill (The Surfaris)

The Surfaris- "Point Panic"


*Liner- Peter (The Anderson Council)

The Anderson Council- "Alone With You"

*Liner- Bob Bradshaw

Bob Bradshaw- "Waiting"

Roseanne Reid- "Call It Love"

Outro music bed: Link Wray- "Raunchy" (The Pathway Sessions)

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Thursday, May 11, 2023

LIVE "Focus Beam" on Boppin' With Beth 05-12-23

 


American rock band LIVE is the "focus beam" artist on this new episode of Boppin' With Beth. Hear about their career and a couple of rockin' tunes from their discography! Plus, there's tunes from influences and peers including U2, Canned Heat, R.E.M., The Cult, Bush, Daughtry, The Psychedelic Furs and Violent Femmes! Beth's Bop Of The Week is from a husband-wife duo, ButterflyTiger. Jammin' James Riley spins The Challengers in Hang Ten! 



Intro music bed: Carl Perkins- "Boppin' The Blues", Brian Setzer- "Boppin' The Blues" and The Cars- "Best Friend's Girl"

U2- "Vertigo"

Canned Heat- "Going Up The Country"

Violent Femmes- "Blister In The Sun"

The Psychedelic Furs- "Pretty In Pink"

LIVE- "She"

LIVE- "All I Need"


*Beth's Bop Of The Week music bed: Dan Seals- "Bop"

*Liner- ButterflyTiger (John Vaughn & Vanessa Merrell)

ButterflyTiger- "Love Me (Like You Do)"


R.E.M.- "Begin The Begin"

Bush- "Hurricane"

Daughtry- "It's Not Over"


*Hang Ten With Jammin' James Riley music bed: The Ventures- "Wipe Out"

*The Challengers- "Torquay"


The Cult- "She Sells Sanctuary"

Outro music bed: Link Wray- "Rumble Mambo"

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Beth's Bop Of The Week artist: Butterfly Tiger



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