The Best Radio You Have Never Heard Podcast - Music For People Who Are Serious About Music
Summary: 80 minute long free music download compilations which feature intriguingly mixed rock and rock-based music from a variety of artists that in other contexts might be considered incompatible. Genres, rhythms, moods and artists are seamlessly blended together to produce listening experiences you can only dream about finding in traditional radio. BRYHNH includes favorites and new discoveries from both familiar artists and those you wish you'd heard before, downloaded twice monthly free to your computer or iPod. Ranked #7 in The Digital Podcast Top 100 Podcasts for 2005 and # 3 Classic Rock Podcast from About.com for 2007. http://www.bestradiopodcast.com
NEW FOR MAY 1, 2007 A bit of adventure, intrigue and suspense for this May Day 2007. Gather the kids around the May Pole and crank up this month's Best Radio Podcast. 1. One Of Our Submarines - Thomas Dolby 2. Don't Take Me Alive - Steely Dan 3. Ballad Of Billy The Kid - Billy Joel 4. Looking For Clues - Robert Palmer 5. Almost Cut My Hair - Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young 6. Flourescent Adolescent - Arctic Monkeys 7. Hallelujah - Happy Mondays 8. Gimme Shelter - Patti Smith 9. Glass Onion - The Beatles 10. Eleanor Rigby/Julia - The Beatles 11. I Am The Walrus - The Beatles 12. Fired Up - Felix Jones 13. Higher Love - Steve Winwood 14. Cinnamon - The Storys 15. Fall Down -Toad The Wet Sprocket 16. Beck's Bolero - Jeff Beck Group Lost In Transition-The Best Radio You Have Never Heard Vol. 61. The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Erratic as a renegade submarine. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR APRIL 15, 2007 I suspect music has started as many fights as religion has started wars. The catalyst can usually be identified as a single factor: The DJ. That may be a guy on the radio, a girl spinning in the clubs or just the fool at your party who has commandeered the sound system in your living room. One thing that is fact (because I said so . . .) is that most DJs, in their pursuit to make EVERYONE happy, play to be non-offensive and offend EVERYONE in the process. The Best Radio You Have Never Heard speaks on your behalf. Hang 'em high . . . 1. Taxman - The Beatles 2. Panic - The Smiths 3. Typical - Mute Math 4. The Mayor Of Simpleton - XTC 5. Boogies (Hamburger Hell) - Todd Rundgren 6. Something Warm - Rick Derringer 7. Message In The Box - World Party 8. Slow - Professional Murder Music 9. Back Together - Citizen Cope 10. Pretty Persuasion - R.E.M 11. Goon Squad - Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers 12. Save It For Later - Pete Townshend 13. Real Men - Joe Jackson 14. Matte Kudasai - King Crimson 15. Times Like This - Foo Fighters 16. Someday You Will Be Loved - Death Cab For Cutie 17. Hell's Bells - Bill Bruford 18. Million Miles From Yesterday - Gov't Mule 19. The Devil Gets More Credit Than He Deserves - Antsy McClain and The Trailer Park Troubadours 20. Born To Run - Frankie Goes To Hollywood Hang The DJ-The Best Radio You Have Never Heard Vol. 60. The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Feeling the noose tightening around my neck. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR APRIL 1, 2007 Well, I ain't no April Fool, but I sure do hope that the fools who have access to "the button" are minding their P's and Q's. As the title suggests, all it will take is "One False Move" in the serious chess game this planet is engaged in and it's Rock 'em Sock 'em Warheads. My suggestion : A series of sit downs between the heads of state, a cooler full of cold ones and a blast of the new podcast, "One False Move." Like to be a fly on the wall at that party ? 1. Cities In Dust - Siouxie and The Banshees 2. Life During Wartime - Talking Heads 3. My City Was Gone - The Pretenders 4. Deserted Cities Of The Heart - Cream 5. Street Fighting Man - Rage Against The Machine 6. Over The Rainbow - Israel Kamakawiwo'ole 7. Surivalism - Nine Inch Nails 8. Buried Alive - Rick Wakeman w/ Ozzy Osbourne 9. Lithium - The Polyphonic Spree 10. Neckties - Paper Or Plastic 11. All The Way From Memphis - Mott The Hoople 12. Hang On To Yourself - David Bowie 13. Oops! I Did It Again - Richard Thompson 14. You've Got To Hide Your Love Away - Elvis Costello and The Attractions 15. Well Enough Alone - Chevelle 16. Downed - Cheap Trick 17. Just Like Me - Paul Revere and The Raiders 18. The Flesh Failures/Let The Sun Shine In - Hair-The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack One False Move-The Best Radio You Have Never Heard Vol. 59. The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. This podcast rated "Defcon 1. " Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR MARCH 15, 2007 "Et tu, Brute?" The final words from Julius Caesar as Brutus shanked him jail house style. But it came with warning; "Beware The Ides of March." And in the immortal words of Don Vito Corleone "Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. And make sure you tell both of them about The Best Radio You Have Never Heard . . . " 1. Vehicle - The Ides Of March 2. I'm Shipping Up To Boston - Dropkick Murphy's 3. Black 47- Black 47 4. Honky Tonk Women - The Pogues 5. Dancing Barefoot - U2 6. Nothing Compares 2 U - Prince 7. 9 Ways- Gidgets Ga Ga 8. Fifty-Fifty - Frank Zappa and The Mothers 9. Is Once Enough - Jean-Luc Ponty 10. County and Eastern Music - Jerry Goodman and Jan Hammer 11. Pennants - Steve Howe 12. Foreplay/Long Time - Boston 13. Ringfinger - Nine Inch Nails 14. It's Yourself/Los Endos - Genesis Beware The Ides Of March-The Best Radio You Have Never Heard Vol. 58. The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Never double crossed nobody who didn't have it coming. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR MARCH 1, 2007 Temperance. Once regarded as a virtue, it shut down gin mills nationwide when our country was thrust into Prohibition. Although that topic has been covered in this space (see Beer, Blood and Piss Vol. 44) I think this podcast serves as a reminder that a good dose of denial will always get you through in a pinch. 1. Over Hail Marys - Odd Man Out 2. Caesar's Palace Blues - U.K. 3. Knocking on Heavens Door - Bob Dylan 4. Set Them Free (remix) - Sting 5. I Am The Walrus - Oingo Boingo 6. Yer Blues - Dirty Mac (John Lennon, Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Mitch Mitchell) 7. Phase Dance - The Pat Metheny Group 8. Twist - Tones On Tail 9. Inductive Resonance - Robert Fripp 10. Weightlessness - Flaming Youth 11. The Wizard - Al Di Meola 12. Karn Evil 9 - Paul Gilbert 13. Cold and Freezing - Starcode 14. Get It On - Chase 15. The Load Out / Stay - Jackson Browne Down The Hatch-The Best Radio You Have Never Heard Vol. 57. The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Been around a few tumblers of cactus juice to know better. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR FEBRUARY 15, 2007 Taste is a funny thing. One man's gourmet is another's poison. Your idea of fashion is the next guys nightmare. And when it comes to the arts, faguhdaboutit. However, The Best Radio You Have Never Heard bridges the gaps and brings people together with the best music produced throughout the ages. Have a earful of this mid-month podcast and I can guarantee a beggars banquet of musical delight and there won't be a doggy bag in the house. 1. What Kind Of Girl - APB 2. Smile - Lily Allen 3. Fat Man - G-Men 4. Dumb Waiters - Korgis 5. Tie Your Mother Down - Queen 6. Hell's Bells - AC/DC 7. Sweet Lorraine - Uriah Heep 8. Point Blank (live) - Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band 9. A Good Feelin' To Know - Poco 10. I See You - The Byrds 11. In Memory Of Elizabeth Reed (live acoustic) - The Allman Brothers Band 12. Lovesong - Tori Amos 13. Urbanology - Geoffrey Downes No Accounting For Taste-The Best Radio You Never Heard Vol. 56. The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Tastemaker deluxe. Fashion nightmare. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR FEBRUARY 1, 2007 Are there "dog days" of winter ? If so, the unwelcome feeling of the wind off of Lake Michigan and a thermometer reading 15ÂºF makes for some mighty braying from the hell hounds of winter. So a little something to warm you up in what is proving to be the antithesis of global warming. If you are lucky enough to be somewhere where the thought of jumping into a pool is more balmy than bone chilling, lift a cold one for those of us in the freezer. Whichever your climate or location preference, here's hoping your February gets off to a good start. Golden God-The Best Radio You Never Heard Vol. 55. A hot log for that winter fire. Oh . . . And GO BEARS ! ! ! 1. Who Are You (droz mix) - The Who 2. Ghost Towns Along The Highway - John Mellencamp 3. I Got You - Split Enz 4. You Should Go - Roenik 5. Waiting - Stereomovers 6. Nothing Else Matters (acoustic) - Metallica 7. Wanted: Dead Or Alive - Bon Jovi 8. Suffer For Fashion - Of Montreal 9. Almost Hear You Sigh - The Rolling Stones 10. Yeah Yeah Yeah Song - Flaming Lips 11. The Reflex (nile rodgers mix) - Duran Duran 12. Californication - Red Hot Chili Peppers 13. Swlabr - Cream 14. Between The Tick and the Tock - Mike Rutherford 15. Working In Line - Mike Rutherford 16. After Hours - Mike Rutherford 17 Superbowl Shuffle (2007 edit) - Chicago Bears Shuffling Crew The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Always rooting for the underdog. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR JANUARY 15, 2007 At the end of 2006, Best Radio contributer Rick in New York, suggested the idea of a best of 2006 for The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Although every episode represents the best in music, I told Rick to sift thru the 2006 podcasts tracks and make his list of the best tracks that appeared last year. Presented today is Rick's Picks for 2006: 20/20 Hindsight-The Best Radio You Never Heard Vol. 54. And by the way, Rick did a pretty smash up job. Enjoy ! 1. Temporary Beauty - Graham Parker 2. Dakota - Stereophonics 3. Blue Sky Mine (live acoustic) - Midnight Oil 4. Walking Down Madison - Kirsty MacColl 5. Every Picture Tells A Story - Rod Stewart 6. Lysistrata - Utopia 7. Annie Get Your Gun - Squeeze 8. Open Your Eyes - Lords Of The New Church 9. The Imposter - Elvis Costello 10.In Between Days - The Cure 11. So It Goes - Nick Lowe 12. The Party's Crashing Us Now - Of Montreal 13. In A Big Country - Big Country 14. She Drives Me Crazy (Monie Love Mix) - Fine Young Cannibals 15. What I Do - Donald Fagan 16. 4th Of July - X 17. Burn Down The Mission - Elton John The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Filling in the gaps radio left behind. Accept No Substitute . . . Don't forget to leave some feedback !
NEW FOR JANUARY 1, 2007 Simply going on the record to wish you the very best in 2007 and starting you off with On The Record-The Best Radio You Have Never Heard Vol. 53. 1. Auld Lang Syne - Band Of Gypsys 2. Come Together - Primal Scream 3. E=mc2 - Big Audio Dynamite 4. Round and Round - Ratt 5. Off The Record (live) - My Morning Jacket 6. The Chain (live) - Fleetwood Mac 7. Breathe - Odd Man Out 8. Baby Please Don't Go - Buddy Guy 9. Dragonfly - Trey Anastasio 10. Friend Of The Devil - Ministry 11. Radio Radio (solo acoustic) - Elvis Costello 12. Excerpts From Close To The Edge - Steve Howe 13. Tiny Patch of Sky - Quarter Acre Lifestyle 14. Wonderful - Employee 15. Renee Remains The Same - Material Issue 16. Shipwrecked - The Perfects The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Popping the cork for a great New Year. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR DECEMBER 15, 2006 It's that time of year again and it seems the ol' holiday standard is turning into the fruitcake of the new millennium. C'mon, you see it coming down the hallway from a co-worker. Being thrust on you on a cassette no less by your old college roommate. You even got one in the mail from an ex. Yes, it's the annual dreaded Christmas Mix CD/Tape. Smile and hope it's recorded on a CD-RW. Hopefully this months podcast helps . . . 1. Santa Claus Go Straight To The Ghetto - James Brown 2. Superhero - Jane's Addiction 3. Cowgirl In The Sand - Neil Young 4. 24 Diamonds - Kevin Gordon 5. Away - The Bolshoi 6. Celluloid Heroes - The Kinks 7. The Harder They Come - Keith Richards 8. How Do You Do It - The Beatles 9. Scatterlings of Africa - Johnny Clegg & Juluka 10. The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway - Paul Gilbert 11. Fly On A Windshield - Genesis 12. Sober - Tool 13. So What ? - Ministry 14. Gravity - 7th Heaven The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Spreading the cheer year round. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR DECEMBER 1, 2006 As I sit in a hotel room in Cabo San Lucas preparing this podcast entry, I can clearly see the Thick Empty Skull of somebody who ought to be out in the waves or besides the pool. 'Nuff said . . . 1. Desire (Hollywood Mix) - U2 2. Punk Sandwich - Dixie Dregs 3. Firth Of Fifth - Genesis 4. Violet - Hole 5. Jamie's Cryin' - Van Halen 6. Heaven- Anne Clark 7. Hot 'Lanta - Sea Level 8. Everything's Coming Our Way - Santana 9. Everywhere That I'm Not - Translator 10. Fish In The Jailhouse - Tom Waits 11. Tipitina - Dr. John 12. Trying To Hold The Wind - Spady 13. Renaissance - Jean Luc-Ponty The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Heading out the door. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR NOVEMBER 15, 2006 Change is the only constant in the universe. This time the revolution took place on the nightly news on a Tuesday night in November 2006.The follow up, to be broadcast, will determine if as we meet the new boss, is he the same as the old boss ?A trashy mini-series or a Discovery Channel HD documentary ? Or another sweeps fluff piece ? Just don't turn that dial except to twirl to The Best Radio You Have Never Heard Vol. 50. Broadcasting in living reality . . . 1. The Revolution Starts Now - Steve Earle Buy From iTunes 2. My Generation - Patti Smith Buy From iTunes 3. Won't Get Fooled Again - The Who Buy From iTunes 4. The Rising - Bruce Springsteen Buy From iTunes 5. Good Feeling - Flamingos Buy From iTunes 6. Gravitate To Me - The The Buy From iTunes 7. Empire - Kasabian Buy From iTunes 8. Teenage Lament '74 - Alice Cooper Buy From iTunes 9. Art For Art's Sake - 10cc Buy From iTunes 10. Deacon Blues - Steely Dan Buy From iTunes 11. We Wait For Sunrise - Winston Giles Orchestra Buy From iTunes 12. Strawberry Fields Forever - The Beatles Buy From iTunes 13. Kayleigh (acoustic) - Marillion Buy From iTunes* 14. Close As I'll Get To Heaven - Bettye LaVette Buy From iTunes The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Always casting a vote. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR NOVEMBER 1, 2006 Bush. Shrubbery? The desirous object of frat boys everywhere? A "W" looking like a deer caught in the headlights of a Mack truck? Any or all of the above. But in this case, The Best Radio You Have Never Heard Vol. 49. 1. Rock Of Ages - Def Leppard 2. Youâre Too Old - Dirty Looks 3. Birth, School, Work, Death - The Godfathers 4. Possession - Sarah McLachlan 5. Here Comes The Sun - George Harrison w/ Paul Simon 5. Carry On Screaming - Kerbslider 6. Talk - Coldplay 7. Wooden Ships - Jefferson Airplane 8. Pali Gap - Jimi Hendrix 9. Blue Child - Steve Hackett 10. My Own Way - Tea For Two 11. The Saints Are Coming - The Skids 12. Jole Bon - Clifton Chenier 13. Jessica - Dixie Dregs 14. Ozean - Stereomovers 15. Bolero - Frank Zappa The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Always panning the camera. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR OCTOBER 15, 2006 All Hallows Eve. We at The Best Radio You Have Never Heard are trying to put the fright back into Fright Night. What with pop culture dominating Halloween these days we thought it was time for the comeback of the monsters and the devil. Vampires, slashers and witches, ghosts and goblins ! That's what Halloween is all about, right ? Dressing up as one of the foursome from Sex and The City, a cast member of Grey's Anatomy or an inanimate object (oh, say a bottle of Bud Light) should get your Halloween privileges revoked for life, but I digress. So tuck this sucker under your witches hat or robes, and stick it in the player at the Halloween party of your choice. A brilliant experiment in terror. 1. Science Fiction, Double Feature - Rocky Horror Original Cast 2. Experiment In Terror - Henry Mancini 3. Bullet With Butterfly Wings - Smashing Pumpkins 4. And This Is What The Devil Does - My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult 5. Children Of The Grave - Black Sabbath 6. Goblin Girl - Frank Zappa 7. Frankenstein - Edgar Winter Group 8. Whisper To A Scream - Elvis Costello 9. Ghost Town - The Specials 10. The Ballad Of Peter Pumpkinhead - XTC 11. Painted Moon - The Silencers 12. Werewolf Of London - Warren Zevon 13. Devil Inside - INXS 14. Scary Monsters - David Bowie w/ Nine Inch Nails 15. Cheepnis - Frank Zappa and the Mothers 16. Everyday (Is Halloween) - Ministry The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Where everyday is Halloween. Accept No Substitute . . .
NEW FOR OCTOBER 1, 2006 My good friend, Dave from Scotland lost his wife unexpectedly and suddenly yesterday. This podcast is my response to this tragic event. We all react differently in life to things. I speak thru music and currently my podcasts, as words cannot even begin to translate my feelings here. As I have said before in sad times, keep a stiff upper lip, Dave Please use the comment button below if you'd like to leave a kind word for Dave . . . 1. Carry On - Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young 2. Free As A Bird - Adrian Belew 3. Tiny Dancer - Elton John 4. Tomorrow Never Knows - Johnny Marr, Noel Gallagher 5. Cry Me A River - Joe Cocker/Mad Dogs and Englishmen 6. Had To Cry Today - Blind Faith 7. We Have Heaven - Yes 8. Heart Of The Sunrise - Yes 9. Close Up - Peter Gabriel 10. I Grieve - Peter Gabriel 11. The Light Lies Down On Broadway/ Riding The Scree - Genesis 12. Cause We Have Ended As Lovers - Jeff Beck 13. Breathe Me - Sia 14. Freebird - Lynard Skynard The Best Radio You Have Never Heard. Where even reality can get a front row seat. Accept No Substitute . . .