Thursday, December 18, 2008

Slave to the Horsemeat: Celestial Bodies Theme

get yr space shuttles fueled up for the COSMIC disco themed show i did last night with James Hillard of Horsemeat Disco!! we started our journey from the sun traveling to the planets, stars and beyond!!!!

If you live in San Francisco please come out and see James DJ this Saturday at Paradise Lounge on 11th and Folsom!! with Jeffrey Sfire, Legowelt, TLR, Beat Broker and MORE!

grab the show HERE!!:

Slave to the Horsemeat: Celestial Bodies Theme 12-15-08
grace jones - sunrise sunset (wall of sound)
dr. buzzard's original savannah band - sunshower (rca)
m like moon - sunlight (ariola)
the salsoul strings - sun after the rain (salsoul)
vangelis - pulstar (rca)
sarr band - mandrake (unidisc)
electronic system - flight to venus (targa)
dennis coffey - calling planet earth (westbound)
luv you madly orchestra - moon maiden (salsoul)
ors - moon-boots (salsoul)
daniel wang - let's go to mars (environ)
arpadys - meteor one (tubetracks)
rockets - astral world (polydor)
amanda lear - black holes (ariola)
eddie grant - time warp (moo)
alan vega - saturn drive (elektra)
p.c. crew - space invadas (factory beat)
giorgio moroder - theme from "battlestar galactica" (casablanca)
marvin gaye - funky space reincarnation (motown)
cloud one - atmosphere strutt (p&p)
plastic bertrand - tout petit la planete (cbs)
dusty springfield - the star of my show (atlantic)
the carpenters - calling occupants of interplanetary craft (a&m)
the band the fell to earth - starflight (shaggy dog sounds unlimited)

Slave to the Rhythm
2nd & 4th Wednesdays
9-11 PM Pacific Standard Time
93.7 FM San Francisco

Friday, December 12, 2008

Slave to the Rhythm for my Dad

well thanks to those who tried to listen to my dad's tribute show and discovered the website was down. thankfully the mp3 is saved and available for download now

Tribute to my dad: Fredric Cheon
(June 18, 1950 - December 17, 2007)

bunny cages

in flanders field
buffalo springfield - flying on the ground is wrong
the association - never my love
the left banke - walk away renee
the guess who - these eyes
the bee gees - to love somebody
the moody blues - dear diary
the fraternity of man - don't bogart me
frank zappa - plastic people
aynsley dunbar - the fugitive
blues magoos - gotta get away
the animals - don't let me be misunderstood
creedence clearwater revival - suzie q
t-rex - bang a gong
eric clapton - cocaine
grateful dead - casey jones
the great society - free advice
the velvet underground - i'm waiting for the man
the beacon street union - speed kills
mountain - mississippi queen
colosseum - the kettle
the lovin spoonful - summer in the city
iron butterfly - in da gadda da vida
jethro tull - aqualung
cream - strange brew
the troggs - wild thing
the box tops - the letter
silver apples - oscillations
the hollies - bus stop
we five - you were on my mind
beau brummels - laugh laugh
new christy minstrels - green green
petula clark - i know a place
the turtles - happy together
the beach boys - god only knows
the everley brothers - all i have to do is dream
the mamas and the papas - i call your name
roy orbison - in dreams
patsy cline - i fall to pieces
neil young - old man
cat stevens - father and son

Monday, December 01, 2008

Slave to the Rhythm plays catch up! get the last 2 shows now!

here's a late thanksgiving gift for all of you... two special editions of Slave to the Rhythm..

first up is a dedication to Supervisor Harvey Milk who was assassinated 30 years ago.
(May 22, 1930 – November 27, 1978)
i urge you all to go watch MILK by Gus Van Sant.


next up is my R&B covers show, this show is dedicated to my friend Nadine who inspires me to dig deeper for funky music. the original songwriter is in parentheses



Slave to the MILK 11-26-08
jose sarria - jose at the black cat
jobriath - i'm a man
pointer sisters - yes we can
harrison kennedy - closet queen
sly & the family stone - everyday people
blue gene tyranny - harvey milk
MIC BREAK - mark isham - the times of harvey milk
voices of east harlem - right on be free
carl bean - i was born this way
bt express - peace pipe
miracles - ain't nobody straight in l.a.
let my people come cast - i'm gay
lenny anderson - ballad of dan white
the mondellos - white night riots
brain damage - sending a message
harvey milk - prop 6 speech
sylvester - you make me feel (mighty real)
MIC BREAK - cerrone - love in c minor
b. bubba - i'd rather swish than fight
sandy baron - do you take this man?
first choice - the player
audio from the white night riots
machine - there but for the grace of god i go
patti smith - till victory
concrete blonde - god is a bullet
dead kennedys - i fought the law (and i won)
zoe lewis - harvey
andy bey - celestial blues
guiseppe di stefano & maria callas - presto! su, mario!
MIC BREAK - mark isham - the times of harvey milk
judy garland - somewhere over the rainbow
harvey milk - assassination speech

Slave to the Rhythm & Blues Covers 11-12-08
grace jones - use me (bill withers)
creative source - harlem (bill withers)
patti jo - make me believe in you (curtis mayfield)
melba moore - aint no love lost (curtis mayfield)
voices of east harlem - for what it's worth (stephen stills)
betty lavette - heart of gold (neil young)
MIC BREAK - zulema - whiter shade of pale (procol harum)
shirley bassey - light my fire (the doors)
irma thomas - time is on my side (jerry ragovay)
otis redding - satisfaction (jagger/richards)
tina turner - under my thumb (jagger/richards)
big mama thornton - hound dog (leiber/stoller)
little richard - i saw her standing there (lennon/mccartney)
willie hightower - walk a mile in my shoes (joe south)
MIC BREAK - isley brothers - summer breeze (seals & croft)
candi staton - stand by your man (tammy wynette)
erma franklin - hold on, i'm coming (isaac hayes)
elise mae - do you wanna rescue me pt 1 (james brown)
yvonne fair - i found you (james brown)
the shirelles - putty in your hands (patton/rogers)
the cookies - i'm into something good (goffin/king)
the marvelettes - the hunter gets captured by the game (smokey robinson)
p.p. arnold - the first cut is the deepest (cat stevens)
MIC BREAK - first choice - love and happiness (al green)
d-train - walk on by (burt bacharach)
staple singers - slippery people (talking heads)
matumbi - law of the land (the temptations)
roberta flack - compared to what (gene mcdaniels)
chosen few - tears of a clown (smokey robinson)
betty wright - ain't no sunshine (bill withers)
aretha franklin - night time is the right time (roosevelt sykes)
en vogue - giving him something he can feel (curtis mayfield)
dinah washington - send me to the 'electric chair (bessie smith)
MIC BREAK - isaac hayes - look of love (burt bacharach)

Slave to the Rhythm
2nd & 4th Wednesdays
9-11 PM Pacific Standard Time
93.7 FM San Francisco