Poor Places

  1. Episode 12: Poor Places Songs About Stuff & Things Podcast

Season 1 Finale

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Episode Summary: 05-14-2012

Poor Places is Season 1’s finale, episode 12 in Andy & Reggie’s Songs About Stuff & Things Radio Hour.  3 hours of songs about poor places including the entire Make It In Rockford city compilation released on vinyl in the early 80s.  The boys say goodbye for the summer and spin many songs by Bruce Springsteen, Judah The Lyrical Rev, Margot & The Nuclear So and So’s, Fats Domino, The Handsome Family, John K. Samson, Jeff Tweedy & Jay Bennett, Bob Dylan, Lauryn Hill, Neko Case, Bonnie Prince Billie and much more.

Episode 12 Playlist:  Poor Places
1. Say Hello To Rockford – Alexander Korkolis / performed by Pete Anderson & The Moonlight Jazz Orchestra
2. The Woman Downstairs – The Handsome Family
3. Thrice All American – Neko Case
4. People In Bars (The Ballad of Rockford, IL – Live) – Donkey Boy (USA)
5. Rockford On My Mind – Jim DePriest
6. Rockford Files – Judah The Lyrical Rev
7. L.A. To Detroit – Jaylib
8. Westside – Mr. Shadow
9. Buick City Complex – Old 97’s
10. To Have You Around – Trapper Schoepp & The Shades
11. Making It In Rockford – William Schyvinck
12. Indiana – David Mead
13. Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) – Marvin Gaye
14. I Am A Lighting Rod – Margot & The Nuclear So and So’s
15. New Madrid – Jeff Tweedy & Jay Bennett
16. A Dear Old Southland – Allen Toussaint
17. Make It In Rockford… Weigh The Difference – Richard G. Clark
18. A Woman On Every Street – Forest City Joe
19. Every Ghetto, Every City – Lauryn Hill
20. Letter in Icelandic From The Ninette Sun – John K. Samson
21. Big Sur – Thrills
22. California Saga / Big Sur – The Beach Boys
23. We’ve Got It All In Rockford – Jeff Keefer, Tom Stein, Sue Pitkin, & Greg Whitson
24. Michigan Girls – Califone
25. Lesson’s From What’s Poor – Bonnie Prince Billie
26. Common People – Pulp
27. Katmandu – Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
28. It’s All In Rockford – John Bishoff
29. The Ghetto – Donny Hathaway
30. Don’t Think Twice, It’s Alright – Ramblin’ Jack Elliot
31. Yr City’s A Sucker – LCD Soundsystem
32. Look Into Rockford – Michael Castronovo
33. New York Groove – Ace Frehley
34. City Water – The 1900s
35. Duplexes of the Dead – The Fiery Furnaces
36. Ghetto Rock – Mos Def
37. Rollin Home to Rockford – Ron Holm & Chuck Sweeny
38. Poor Me – Fats Domino
39. I Pity The Poor Immigrant – Bob Dylan
40. Make It In Rockford – Webb Kearns & Roger Rathke
41. Team Up With Rockford – Dawn Carter & Michael Castronovo
42. Wings For Wheels / Thunder Road – Bruce Springsteen & The E. Street Band

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