Episode 90 – The Home Spun Sessions: Lady & the Tramps

Fresh from releasing her new mini LP, “6 of the Best”, girl about town, She Rocola brings her band, Lady & the Tramps along to the Home Spun Sessions for a knees up. Believe you me, these cats  throw a rum party – I got to bed as the sun was rising and it was a Monday. MeaOw! My poor head…


  • She’s not alone: when  Fats Waller played for 3 days for Al Capone.
  • Join the Car Crash Set: Travelling round San Fransisco in a Ford Cougar listening to Bullit on full blast.
  • Rocking the Camden scene with leatherette clad Bob Log III, who gets two young ladies up and plays with one on each knee for his encore.
  • Check out Grace Jones’ fantastically flamboyant film,“One Man Show.”
  • Name checking the excellent output of Too Pure records: Minxus, StereoLab, PJ Harvey, Moonshake and The’ Faith Healers.
  • Going for a curry in Bradford with “Rita, Sue and Bob Too”.
  • A chip off the old block: A day in the downfall of John Cooper Clarke.
  • How John lost his Fedora.

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Episode 90 Tracklist

  1. Boogaloo & His Gallant Crew – Cops & Robbers
  2. Gabor Szabo – Gypsy Queen
  3. Lalo Schifrin – Bullit
  4. Grace Jones – Warm Leatherette
  5. Lady & the Tramps – St. James Infirmary
  6. Lady & the Tramps – Everybody Thinks You’re Beautiful
  7. Lady & the Tramps – Rum & Coca Cola
  8. CSS – Art Bitch
  9. Alternative TV – Why Don’t You Do Me Right
  10. Big L – Devil’s Son
  11. Lady & the Tramps – Spinach
  12. Lady & the Tramps – What Shall We Do With the Drunken Sailor?
  13. Lady & the Tramps – House of Bamboo
  14. Lady & the Tramps – Seafood Mamma
  15. Lady & the Tramps – Show Me the Way to the Next Whiskey Bar
  16. Lady & the Tramps  – Beginning to See the Light
  17. Clifford Brown – Gerkin for Perkin
  18. Fats Waller – Ain’t Misbehavin’
This Show was recorded 17th September 2013
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