Bytes Into The Void

Archive and Playlist page for the show “Bytes Into The Void”

Usual live stream time is: 9pm Central on Thursdays

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Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Red House – John Lee Hooker
Knife – Harper Blynn
Run – Foo Fighters
Roland The Headless Thompson Gunner – Warren Zevon
Riverwide – Sheryl Crow
One Big Love – Patty Griffin
Tennessee Whiskey – George Jones
Someday – Steve Earle
It Don’t Matter Now – Alison Krauss
Empty Threat – CHVRCHES
Dreams – The Cranberries
Say It Ain’t So – The Outfield
Parking Lots – The Juliana Hatfield Three
Goodnight Irene – Leadbelly

Theme – “Uh, What?”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
What’s Up – 4 Non-Blondes
What About Love – Heart
What Do You Do With a B.A. In English / It Sucks to Be Me – Avenue Q
What’s This? – Danny Elfman
Look What You Done for Me – Al Green
What’s Love Got to Do With It? – Tina Turner
What’s the Frequency, Kenneth? – R.E.M.
I Don’t Know What To Do With My Hands – The Juliana Hatfield Three
What’s the Matter Here – 10,000 Maniacs
What Makes You Think You’re the One – Fleetwood Mac
What Is Hip? – Tower Of Power
What Comes Around – Beastie Boys
That’s What The Blues Is All About – Albert King
What’s He Building In There – Tom Waits

Theme – “Summer fun”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Constructive Summer – The Hold Steady
Summer, Highland Falls – Billy Joel
Cruel Summer – Bananarama
Hot Fun in the Summertime – Sly And The Family Stone
Someone Somewhere In Summertime – Simple Minds
One Summer Night – That Dog
Indian Summer Sky – U2
Footloose – Kenny Loggins
A Campfire – 10,000 Maniacs
Gepetto – Belly
Feel Us Shaking – The Samples
The Only Place – Best Coast
Everybody Hurts – R.E.M.
A Roller Skating Jam Named “Saturdays” – De La Soul
Hot Night – Carsie Blanton
God Only Knows – Natalie Maines

Themes are for those who plan

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
A Tear For Eddie – Ween
C.O.D. – Albert King
The Greasy Beat – Claude VonStroke, Bootsy Collins
Malibu – Miley Cyrus
Stand Back – Stevie Nicks
1999 – Prince
Road To Nowhere – Talking Heads
Bastards Of Young – The Replacements
5-Piece Chicken Dinner – Beastie Boys
Do I Ever Cross Your Mind – Chet Atkins and Dolly Parton
Cool Water – Johnny Cash
I Wake In Joy – Deb Talan
Yours Love – Lee Ann Womack & Buddy Miller
Sweetness Follows – R.E.M.
I Do – Edie Brickell & New Bohemians
Mothers Of The Disappeared – U2

Theme – “Thinks Chris”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Fell On Black Days – Soundgarden
I Am The Highway – Audioslave
Black Hole Sun – Soundgarden
Call Me A Dog – Temple Of The Dog
I Am The Highway – Chris Cornell (LIVE)
Outshined – Soundgarden
Rusty Cage – Soundgarden
Spoonman – Soundgarden
Superunknown – Soundgarden
Holy Water – Soundgarden
Say Hello 2 Heaven – Temple Of The Dog

Theme – “Money or Songs About Money”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Hole in the Bucket – Spearhead
Shake Your Money Maker – Elmore James
C.R.E.A.M. – Wu-Tang Clan
Money Trees – Kendrick Lamar
You Pay Your Money And You Take Your Chance – Bruce Cockburn
Lawyers Guns And Money – Warren Zevon
Money Don’t Matter 2 Night – Prince & The New Power Generation
‘Til the Money Runs Out – Tom Waits
Come And Get It – Badfinger
Cash On The Barrel Head – Louvin Brothers
Gold Digger – Kanye West
Rich Girl – Hall & Oates
Taxman – The Beatles
Price Tag – Jessie J
The Rich Old Lady – Alan Lomax

Theme – “Road Music”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Middle of the Road – The Pretenders
Car Wheels on a Gravel Road – Lucinda Williams
Drunk La Cucaracha (from Tobasco Road) – Carl Stalling
King of the Road – Roger Miller
Thunder Road – Bruce Springsteen
Drive In, Drive Out – DMB
Tie Me At The Crossroads – Bruce Cockburn
Crossroads – Cream
The Theme From Route 66 – Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra
Hit The Road Jack – Ray Charles
On The Road Again – Willie Nelson
Road To Nowhere – Talking Heads
Route 66 – Buckwheat Zydeco
Forced to Drive – The Breeders
Walking Down Your Street – The Bangles
Driver 8 – R.E.M.
You Go Down Smooth – Lake Street Dive

Theme – “Ups and Downs”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Darcy Farrow – Jimmie Dale Gilmore
These Walls – Tedeschi Trucks Band
Shiny Happy People – R.E.M.
Groove Is In The Heart – Deee-Lite
Burning Down The House – Talking Heads
Getting Ready to Get Down – Josh Ritter
You Go Down Smooth – Lake Street Dive
Time to Get Down – The O’Jays
Up For the Down Stroke – Parliament
Stand Up for It – Brett Dennen
Rip It Up – Wanda Jackson
Take It Down – The Wailin’ Jennys
Down to This – Soul Coughing
All Fall Down – Shawn Colvin

Theme – “Singer Songwriters”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Broken Halos – Chris Stapleton
Mississippi – Bob Dylan
Let It Go – Jenny Wood
Supernova – Liz Phair
Dancing in the Dark – Ruth Moody
Everybody Move It – Teddy Thompson
Parachute – Shugo Tokumaru
I Should Have Told Her – Vinx
Kansas City – Wanda Jackson
some song by Jim Croce that isn’t Bad Bad Leroy Brown
uuuuhhhhhhh – I forgot?
Gravity – Barnaby Bright
Happy and Free – Colvin and Earle
Tennessee Flat Top Box – Johnny Cash
Polaroids – Shawn Colvin
Girl in the War – Josh Ritter

Theme – “DJ Salad”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Nostalgic ’69 – Love Psychedelico
Makeba – Jain
Feel US Shaking – The Samples
Brain Salad Surgery – Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Watermelon Summer – Annabelle Chairlegs
Shave The Pride – Le Butcherettes
Flirtin’ With Disaster – Molly Hatchet
Czarny Kot – Slawa Przybylska
Time to Get Down – The O’Jays
Maggot Brain – Funkadelic
Man Of Marble (Czlowiek z Marmuru) – Lead Theme – Andrzej Korzyrnski
Paisley Park – Prince
Some Louis Prima song I didn’t catch

Theme – “great LIVE performances”

War Cry – Joe Strummer
Red Barchetta (Live in Canada / 1980) – Rush
Dance, Motherfucker, Dance!Kiss Off (Woodstock ’94) – Violent Femmes
Particle Man – They Might Be Giants
Are You Fucking Kidding Me (Live) – Kate Miller-Heidke
Rock Bottom (Alive) – Kiss
Once In A Lifetime (Stop Making Sense LIVE) – Talking Heads
Rufus Is A Tit Man (Live) – Loudon Wainwright III
Tain’t Nobodys Bizness If I Do (Live) – Freddie King
grunge couple (live) – that dog
Don’t Stop Me Now (Live Killers) – Queen
Cocaine Blues (Live at Folsom Prison) – Johnny Cash
Those Damned Blue-Collar Tweekers (Woodstock ’94) – Primus
Weather With You (Live) – Crowded House

Theme – “Blues”

War Cry – Joe Strummer
Bourgeois blues – Leadbelly
Sweet And Low – Tedeschi Trucks Band
Life by the Drop – Stevie Ray Vaughan
Going Down – Freddie King
Born Under A Bad Sign – Albert King
Don’t Look Back – John Lee Hooker
Pontiac Blues – Sonny Boy Williamson and The Yardbirds
I Thank You – Sam & Dave
Didn’t It Rain – Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Cant’t Find My Way Home – Blind Faith
When the World’s at Peace – The O’Jays
Death Letter – Son House
Whipping Post – The Allman Brothers Band
Little Wing – Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble

Theme – “Favorite Covers”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
God Only Knows – Natalie Maines
Learn To Fly – Juliana Hatfield
First We Take Manhattan – REM
Train In Vain – Annie Lennox
Learning to Fly – The Weepies
(They Long To Be) Close To You – The Cranberries
Ring Of Fire – Social Distortion
Enter Sandman – Iron Horse
Tennessee Whiskey – Chris Stapleton
Baby One More Time – Fountains Of Wayne
Soul Man – Blues Brothers
This Must Be The Place – Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell
I’m So Lonesome I could Cry – Chris Isaak
Gulf Coast Highway – Dave Matthews & Emmylou Harris
A Heart Needs A Home – Shawn Colvin And Loudon Wainright III

Theme – “Duets”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Under Pressure – Queen & David Bowie
Empire State Of Mind – Jay-Z + Alicia Keys
Papageno/Papagena – Die Zauberflote
Where the Wild Roses Grow – Nick Cave and Kylie Minogue
Do I Ever Cross Your Mind – Chet Atkins and Dolly Parton
Know Who You Are – Pharrell Williams and Alicia Keys
1999 – Prince (et al)
Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around – Stevie Nicks mit Tom Petty
Under African Skies – Linda Ronstadt and Paul Simon
1/2 2P – Juliana Hatfield and Paul Westerberg
City of Heroes – Amanda Somerville and Michael Kiske
I Knew You Were Waiting For Me – Aretha Franklin and George Michael
Happy And Free – Colvin & Earle
The Only Living Boy in New York – Simon & GarFUNKEL
Hard to Please – The Weepies
In Spite of Ourselves – Iris Dement and John Prine

Theme – “Songs you play in your car when it’s nice enough to drive with the windows down”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
The Only Place – Best Coast
Spin – The Darling Buds
Ramble On – Led Zeppelin
Dreams – Cranberries (fade out. this is a horrible driving song. i’m sorry)
In a Daydream – The Freddy Jones Band
If You Want Blood (You’ve Got It) – AC/DC
Papa Come Quick (Jody And Chico) – Bonnie Raitt
Wire – U2
Go! – Tones On Tail
Walk Of Life – Dire Straits
I Fought The Law – The Clash
Massive Nights – The Hold Steady

Uhhhhh… here’s where I forgot to take notes…

Paradise City – Buns N Hosers
Keep Yourself Alive – Queen


Theme – “Let’s GET INCREDIBLE”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Let’s Get Incredible – Lifter Puller
Sex Machine – James Brown
Bittersweet – The Hoodoo Gurus
Sowing The Seeds Of Love – Tears For Fears
Tough It Out – Webb Wilder
54-46 That’s My Number – Byron Lee
Alphabet Aerobics – Blackalicious
Using – Sorority Noise
Say It Ain’t So – Weezer
Gin n Juice – String Cheese Incident
The City – The Dismemberment Plan
Big River – Johnny Cash


Theme – “What do you consider fun?”

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Roam – B-52’s
Rest of the Day Off – Neil Finn
Daddy’s Car – The Cardigans
Cream – Prince
Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen
Mama Knows – Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds
Unravel – Lynn Miles
Jump, Jive, An’ Wail – Louis Prima
Hot Pants – James Brown
Seventeen – Lake Street Dive
What I Wouldn’t Do – Serena Ryder
Little Miss S – Edie Brickell & New Bohemians
Ain’t That A Kick In THe Head – Dean Martin
You Make My Dreams Come True – Hall & Oates
Heterosexual Man – Odds
Dancin’ Fool – Frank Zappa


MUCH more enjoyable show this week. At least from my perspective.

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Murmaider – Dethklok
Stutter – Elastica
Mission Viejo – Lifter Puller
Elusive – Scott Matthews
Cars Apart – Trent Rush
A Boat On The Sea – Kristen Vigard
Learn to Fly – Juliana Hatfield
Reuters – Wire
Friggin In The Riggin – Steve Jones
Are You Behind the Shining Star? – Trampled by Turtles
Blade of Grass – Asylum Street Spanker
Concrete and Barbed Wire – Lucinda Williams
Up 18 North – The Kruger Brothers
Home On The Range – Tori Amos


This may be the worst show I’ve ever done.

In FACT, it is SO horrible it exists in two parts


INTRO = War Cry – Joe Strummer
She Came in Through the Bathroom Window – Beatallica


Lawyers Guns and Money – Warren Zevon
Dance Hall Days – Wang Chung
Dance, Motherfucker, Dance!/Kiss Off – Violent Femmes
C.R.E.A.M – Wu-Tang Clan
Fancy Nancy – Zev Yourman
The Waiting – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
Kiko – Dead Can Dance
Helplessness Blues – Fleet Foxes


Archive recording:

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Heresy – Nine Inch Nails
Martin Scorcese – King Missle
Mission Viejo – Lifter Puller
Supernova – Liz Phair
Rufus Is A Tit Man – Loudon Wainwright III
This Is Ponderous – 2nu
Whiskey Legs – Tedeschi Trucks Band
You Go Down Smooth – Lake Street Drive
Blame The Stylist – The Juliana Hatfield Three
Massive Nights – The Hold Steady
Take Me to the River – Talking Heads
I Don’t Like Mondays – The Boomtown Rats
1/2 2P – The I Don’t Cares
Call It Democracy – Bruce Cockburn
Peter Gunn Mambo -Jack Constanzo & His Orchestra
Goodnight Irene – Leadbelly


Archive recording:

Bytes Into The Void

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Your Favorite Thing – Sugar
Excuse Me While I Break My Own Heart – Whiskeytown
Whole Lotta Shaking’ Goin On – Wanda Jackson
Where Is My Mind – Trampled By Turtles
Once In A Lifetime – Talking Heads
The Thrill Is Gone – BB King
Going Down – Freddie King
Ballroom Blitz – The Sweet
F The CC – Steve Earle
Everybody Move It – Teddy Thompson
Elevate Me Later – Pavement
Hold On – Alabama Shakes
Rock Steady – Aretha Franklin
Say Shhh – Atmosphere
All You Fascists – Billy Bragg and Wilco


Archive recording:

Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Cash On The Barrelhead – Dolly Parton
Origin of Species – Chris Smither
Hot Night – Carsie Blanton
Nothing – Edie Brickell & New Bohemians
I Can’t Stand It – James Brown
Cream – Prince & The New Power Generation
Tie Your Mother Down – Queen
Broken Face – Pixies
Life During Wartime – Talking Heads
Whipping Post – The Allman Brothers Band
Piece Of My Heart – Janis Joplin
Tunnel Of Love – Wanda Jackson
Voodoo Lady – Ween
Hole in the Bucket – Spearhead


Archive recording:


Intro – War Cry – Joe Strummer
Hard to Find Me – Deadwood Dyck
Red Barchetta – Rush
What Is Hip? – Tower Of Power
Rip It Up – Wanda Jackson
Calvary Court – Craig Finn
Shock the Monkey – Peter Gabriel
The Storm – Tedeschi Trucks Band
Good Day – The Suffers
Midnight special – Leadbelly
Someone To Read To – Jennifer Kimball
Happy Time – Daniel Johnston
Diamonds and Pearls – Prince