#1623: All Or Nothing (guest host: Kurtis Powers)

Every summer I go on vacation with my kids for a month or so, and in the past I’ve just aired a bunch of prerecorded shows during the month of July.  This year, though, I had the opportunity to try something I’ve always loved hearing on radio: the Special Guest Host.

This week Kurtis Powers (The Face Radio, Loaded NYC) brings his Mod sensibilities to bear on Old Time Religion.  Ever since we met at one of his Northern Soul club nights some years back, Kurtis and I have shared a passion for drawing comparisons between the classic sounds of the ’60s and their influence on the modern day.  We also share the distinction of having our shows air on BBOX Radio and alternately on Affinity Radio as well.  He’s a great guy, and been a good friend to me personally and a big supporter of the show.

Kurtis approaches today’s set with a mellow opening act followed by some, as he always says, real blinders in the second hour.  Full of soul, mod, psych rock and garage, this is one set you don’t want to miss!

Big love and many thanks to Kurtis for filling in, check him out live every week on the Face Radio, Sundays 4-6pmEST on BBOXRadio.com, every Saturday 8-10pmGMT on AffinityRadio.net, and every first Thursday in NYC at his brit-pop club night, Loaded NYC.

Full playlist below->Sharon Tandy – Somebody Speaks Your Name
Scott Walker – My Death
Richard Harris – Macarthur Park
Johnny Harris – Footprints On The Moon (Mono)
Jacco Gardner – Where Will You Go
The Doors – The Crystal Ship
Richard Hawley – Lady’s Bridge
The Kinks – Rainy Day In June
Michael Kiwanuka – Tell Me a Tale
Matthew E. White – Big Love
Margo Guryan – Sunday Morning
John Cale – Paris 1919
The Last Shadow Puppets – Everything You’ve Come To Expect
Joe Meek & The Blue Men – Love Dance of the Saroos
Billy Nicholls – Girl From New York
Donovan – Wear Your Love Like Heaven
The Monkees – Forget That Girl
The Beach Boys – Let’s Go Away For Awhile
The Animals – Outcast
Edwyn Collins – A Girl Like You
The Beatles – Tomorrow Never Knows
The Nice – War And Peace
The Above – Say You’re Cool

The High Learys – Letters To Alice
Humble Pie – Wrist Job
The Draytones – Keep Loving Me
The Most – Sweet Magic Monday
The Low Frequency in Stereo – Turnpike
Paul Weller – Brand New Start
The Small Faces – All Or Nothing
The Moons – English Summer
The Coral – Secret Kiss
The Dakotas – The Spider And The Fly
Ocean Colour Scene – The Day We Caught The Train

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