Monthly Archives-2013

Here are various segments published on PodCloud1

   (Working Backwards from December 2013)



Two Sides of Tom Waits-


tom waits banner
It seems like Tom Waits has actually had two careers. His early years were spent as a bar room balladeer and piano player.

Around the early 80’s, Tom went on a an avant garde trip that took him from cult hero to rock legend.

These two pods explore both of those sides of this enigmatic performer.

Part 1 (Piano Crooner)

tom waits vol.1 artwork

(click to play Tom Waits Part 1)


Part 2 (Performance Artist)

tom waits vol.2 artwork

(click to play  Tom Waits Part 2)






Music Reaching Through-

music reaching- banner

A musically diverse segment hosted by MisterMusic. With blues-rock, and some classic ‘oldies’ and a couple more recent tracks thrown in to keep you informed of the current musical offerings that are getting attention.

These tunes reach right through the speaker and grab you!

Featuring: Jonny Lang, Lorde, Tears For Fears, The Darcys and more.

music reaching through-artwork

(click to play Music Reaching Through)




The Gift Of Music-

gift of music banner

If you’ve got a long holiday list, we got some musical suggestions that might be just what you need.  PeeperD hosts a pod named after the old advertising slogan “Give The Gift Of Music”.

It’s a look at the some rock, alternative, country and blues releases from the past year that would make great gifts. Plus a taste of some of the big compilations, re-issues and box sets released just in time for holidays.

It’s too hard squeezing all this entertainment into 30 minutes-so this pod stretches a little longer, with great results.

gift of music-artwork
Featuring Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, David Bowie and a host of others. You don’t want to miss this!

(Click to play the Gift of Music)




 The Sixties- vol. 1

soundboard label

sixties soundboard-banner

At PodCloud 1, we listen to all kinds of musical genres.

This pod is like popping a pill and returning to the swinging sixties for a half-hour.
Relive some of the great songs from that era…and hear some of the biggest stars in rock in their early years,
like Steve Winwood, John Fogerty, Eric Clapton and Van Morrison.

Check It Out!

60s soundboard-artwork

(Click for Sixties vol. 1)





 In Focus: Donald Fagen

donald fagen in focus banner

Most people know Donald Fagen as one-half of the popular band Steely Dan. But he’s also an accomplished solo artist.
This pod samples each of his four solo albums as well as a cut from the “Heavy Metal” soundtrack.

Sunken Condos (2012)
Morph The Cat (2006)
Kamakiriad (1993)
The Nightfly (1982)
Heavy Metal Soundtrack (1981)

donald fagen-artwork

Click to Play Donald Fagen



I Want Candy – 

i want candy-banner

Join your host MisterMusic for this musical sweet-tooth about Candy.

We’re not sure if the ‘candy’ referenced in these songs are of the confectionery kind, or something else….but with the end of October being Halloween-it’s the perfect time of year for all things ‘candy’.

Get out your trick-or-treat bags…and push play below.

featuring: Babybird, 10,000 Maniacs, Paolo Nutini, Cameo, The Cars, Iggy Pop, The Raveonettes and Bow Wow Wow.

i want candy-artwork

(click player for I Want Candy)




Across The Years –
across the years-banner

When we say “music from the last 50 years of rock”, we mean it!     
A pod of songs from each decade starting with 60’s. 

Hosted by PeeperD 

Featuring music from The Zombies, Steely Dan, The Replacements, Pavement, and the duo of Mark Ronson and Amy Winehouse. Plus new music from Okkervill River and Neko Case.


Click to play Music Across The Years




 Musical Potpourri-

musical potpourri banner
In this eclectic mix of tunes, MisterMusic plays a little of everything.  Featuring  rock, funk, and a modern bossa nova twist of a classic punk song.  Plus, a new cut from The Killers.

featuring: Ms Mr, The Pointer Sisters, Led Zeppelin, Boz Scaggs, The Killers, Echo And The Bunnymen and Nouvelle Vague

musical potpourri -artwork

(click to play Musical Potpourri)



Just Play Music

just play music banner

PeeperD plays some 70’s classic nuggets from Dave Mason, Bob Dylan and Steve Miller in this pod.  Plus new music from Daughn Gibson.  Featuring some funky backgrounds from The Tom Tom Club’s “Downtown Rockers”…and a farewell salute to Futurama.

It’s an eclectic half hour!

just play music-artwork

featuring: Big Audio Dynamite, Daughan Gibson, Soul Asylum, Dave Mason, Steve Miller Band, The Church and Bob Dylan

(click to Just Play Music)




September & Autumn-


Summer’s over, and it’s the time of year when the temperatures drop, and the leaves start turning colors ready for Fall.
Join MisterMusic as he spins tunes about September and Autumn.

Only on PodCloud1 ‘the ONE for great music‘.

Featuring: Manic Street Preachers, The Kinks, Johnnie Taylor, Van Morrison,
Earth, Wind & Fire, Joseph Arthur and Yo La tengo.


(click to play the Autumn & September mix)




A Salute to Shoegazers-

saluteshoegazers banner

PeeperD takes a look at the Shoegazer movement of the late 80’s and early 90’s and it’s influence on today’s crop of  “Nugazers”. 

Featuring music from My Bloody Valentine, Silversun Pickups, Lush, Ride, Beach House, Slowdive and Catherine Wheel.


(click to play Salute to Shoegazers)




It’s Time-

soundboard label

it's time-banner

This soundboard is an eclectic mix of rock with a ‘time’ theme.

Here are just some of the songs that share one of the most common themes in music.

Click Play and Enjoy while there’s still Time!

Featuring : Foreigner, The Chambers Brothers, The Outsiders, Pink Floyd,
Keane, Green Day and The Pretenders.

time-soundboard artwork

(click to play It’s Time soundboard)




New Music Spotlight-

 newmusic spotlight titlebanner

New Music Spotlight: Aug-Sep 2013-

Join MisterMusic as he focuses the spotlight on new indie and modern rock music due in August and September.

Featuring: Turin Brakes, Bloc Party, Snakadaktal, Arctic Monkeys, Kings of Leon, White Lies, Travis and Toad The Wet Sprocket.

new music aug spotlight artwork

(click to play New Music Spotlight)




Beautiful Day –

beautiful_day banner

Join host PeeperD  for new music from Boy and Little Green Cars…and some Roxy Music re-makes you’d never imagine …plus some Psych banter.

Featuring music from Mott The Hoople, The Charlatans UK, The Bryan Ferry Orchestra, Boy, Jesse Malin, Little Green Cars, The Remains and Cracker.

beautiful day-artwork

(Click to Listen to Beautiful Day)




 Albums Of Merit 2013 (so far)- (Special 2 Part Segment)

albums of merit banner

Join hosts MisterMusic and PeeperD as they pick some of the better albums that have been released in the first half of the year.  Some you have heard about…and some you may have not, but they grabbed our attention.

Plus, we also discuss some of the year’s biggest disappointments …albums that missed the mark. And ones that are on the musical horizon we are looking forward to later this year.

This is a special 2 part show,  because there’s too much music to squeeze into a half hour.   

albums of merit pt1 banner

albums of merit pt2 banner

featuring:  Alice In Chains, Shout Out Louds, Foals, Charles Bradley, The Besnard Lakes, Iron & Wine, Portugal.The Man, Phosphorescent, Camera Obscura, and Johnny Marr.

(Click to play Albums of Merit 2013- Part 1)


(Click to play Album of Merit 2013- Part 2)




Year In Music: 1985-

year in music 1985 banner

MisterMusic features big songs from 1985 in this segment.

Flashback in the musical time capsule.

Featuring :  R.E.M., John Cougar Mellencamp, Thompson Twins, ZZ Top and more.

year in music 1985 artwork

(click to play 1985: The Year In Music)




Today’s 80s-

todays's80s banner

Some reverse time-travel as PeeperD checks in with some of the biggest artists of the 80’s and what they’re up to these days…with new music…plus a few actual nuggets from the decade.

 Where did  I put that Walkman?

featuring:  The Ocean Blue, Echo & The Bunnymen, OMD, Shriekback, Wang Chung, The Fixx, and Iggy & The Stooges.


(click to listen to Today’s 80s)




Year In Rock: 1990-
year in rock banner 1990
Jump into the musical time machine and travel back to 1990, as MisterMusic spins some of the year’s biggest rock hits.
On Podcloud1 ‘The ONE For Great Music’.

featuring: The Black Crowes, Gene Loves Jezebel, Queensryche, Jon Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, Alice In Chains, and Poison.

year in rock 1990 album banner

(click to play The Year In Rock:1990)




High Energy-

high energymix-banner

PeeperD takes you on a high energy cruise across four decades of great music. With some background on one of the unsung heroes of blues and funk – Shuggie Otis.
Featuring music from  Los Lobos, Arcade Fire, Michael Franti, Dawes, Santana and The Dandy Warhols…plus the boys from The Big Bang Theory.

high energy artwork

(click to play High Energy)




Summer Of ’76
soundboard label

summer of 76 soundboard banner

In the Summer of 1976America was in a  3 month long Bicentenial Celebration culminating July 4th. Jimmy Carter is Nominated for president at the Democratic National Convention.  The Summer Olympics were held in Montreal, Canada. And in the United Kingdom a great heat wave is blanketing the country.

Gasoline = 0.59 a gal.   / Petrol (UK) = £ 0.77 a litre

Here are the songs you would hear playing on American Radio that summer.

featuring : Gary Wright, The Manhattans, Hall & Oates, The Brothers Johnson, Dorothy Moore,  Andrea True Connection,  Starland Vocal Band and Wings.

summerof76 artwork

(click to play the Summer of ’76 )




Summertime Mix –


summertime soundbd-banner

The perfect pod for the season.  You’ll hear the word “Summer” so often, there’s no way you’ll forget what time of the year it is!

Featuring summer songs spanning 50 years from Eddie Cochran to Shaggy…with The Kinks, Janis Joplin, The Sundays, War, Van Morrison, The Lovin’ Spoonful and Chuck Prophet.

summertime soundboard-artwork

(Click to play the ‘Summertime’ soundboard)




 It’s HOT!!!

Hot tt banner

The title pretty much sums up this musical theme on PodCloud1

It’s a scorcher out there- and the music here is HOT too.
Join MisterMusic as he spins all the heat featuring:

Billy Idol,The Cure, Martha And the Vandellas, Sly And The Family Stone, The Style Council, Buster Poindexter, Third World and Kool & The Gang.

it's hot-artwork

(Click  to Play – It’s Hot!!!)






Shredding Blues from the Windy City –


shredding blues-banner

Monster guitar shredding, blues and rock mix with PeeperD at the controls

Turn It Up to 11 !

featuring: Silversun Pickups, The Winter Sounds, Buddy Guy, Bonnie Raitt, RNDM, Pearl Jam and Bobby Womack.

peeperd2-shred windycity

(click to play Shredding Blues from the Windy City)




The Year In Rock : 2003
 year in rock banner 2003

MisterMusic goes back in the musical time machine 10 years, to spin some the biggest chart hits from 2003 in rock.

featuring: The White Stripes, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Queens of the Stone Age, Trapt, Staind, Linkin Park, and Foo Fighters.


(click to play Year in Rock: 2003)




 Strange Overtones-

strangeovertones banner

From the 60′s to the 90′s and a bunch of recently released music as well, this segment does some time traveling across the musical spectrum. Plus some live music from the Podcloud1 concert archives.  Presented by PeeperD.

featuring: The Kooks, Grant Lee Buffalo, Rice Cultivation Society, Love, David Byrne & St. Vincent, Camper Van Beethoven, Iron & Wine and Yo La Tengo.


(click to play Strange Overtones)




Planes, Trains and Automobiles –


planes trains autos banner 2

It’s all about Transportation.   All songs about Planes, Trains and Automobiles on this soundboard.

featuring: Mike Ness, Absynthe Minded, Cat Stevens, Steve Miller Band,Psychedelic Furs, Elastica, ZZ Top and The Cure.

planes trains automobiles banner

(click to play Planes, Trains and Automobiles)




Springtime and Sunny Days Ahead –

springtime sunny days banner

 Bring on the Sunshine with this mix hosted by MisterMusic

As winter is on it’s final legs, and springtime is around the corner, PodCloud1 channels the sunshine in a mix

featuring music by: Erland & The Carnival, The Beatles, Aqualung, Tori Amos, The Lucksmiths, Sparklehorse and Len.

springtime sunny days banner

(click to play Springtime and Sunny Days)




 Fresh Vibes –

fresh vibes banner

Host PeeperD explores several new releases by high profile artists…and a visit to the college of musical knowledge.


Featuring music from: Hothouse Flowers, Rusted Root, Richard Thompson, Shemekia Copeland, David Bowie, Cozy Cole and Depeche Mode.

(click to play Fresh Vibes)




Cinco de Mayo soundboard-

soundboard label


Not to be confused with Mexican Independence day that is celebrated in September, Cinco de Mayo (spanish for ‘fifth of May”)  is celebrated in the United States and regionally in Mexico, primarily in the state of Puebla, to commemorate the Mexican army’s unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla. It originated with Mexican-American communities in the American West as a way to commemorate the cause of freedom and democracy during the first years of the American Civil War, and today the date is observed in the United States as a celebration of Mexican heritage and pride.

 Celebrate the day as Podcloud1 presents a spicy soundboard mix of latin-flavored sounds, 70′s funk and that little old band from Tejas to celebrate the holiday.

It’s Muy Bueno! 

Featuring: The Champs, ZZ Top, Kinky, Santana, Ozomatli, Los Lobos, Rodrigo Y Gabriela, and War.


Click the Player for Cinco De Mayo Celebration!




Songs from 80s Films –

music-films80s banner

 The Eighties decade brought us many teen comedy films, as well as the dramas that launched the careers of actors like Robert Downey Jr., Willem Dafoe, Molly Ringwald, Jon Cryer, Anthony Michael Hall and John Cusack among others. Sometimes the music that is featured in the films becomes just and memorable as the films themselves.

MisterMusic spins a few 80s flashback favorites that came from movies we all remember, in that Awesome decade some 25+ years ago.

Like Wow!

Featuring songs by Lindsay Buckingham, Yello, OMD, Peter Gabriel, Thompson Twins, Wang Chung, Simple Minds.

music from 80s films -mistermusic

click to play Songs from 80s Films




May’s Musical Biscuit –
 musicalbiscuit banner

The latest musical biscuit from PeeperD includes some windy city favorites, new releases by Eels and Jimbo Mathus & The Tri-State Coalition…plus a hit of Fresh Air from 1970. 

featuring: Urge Overkill, Gomez, Eels, Catherine Wheel, Jimbo Mathus & the Tri-State Coalition, Quicksilver Messenger Service, and Poi Dog Pondering.

may musical biscuit

(click to play May’s Musical Biscuit)




New Music Spotlight-

newmusic spotlight titlebanner

It’s spring and the music scene is heating up with new releases and  prepping for concerts.

Join MisterMusic as he focuses on recent and upcoming albums of merit. Only on Podcloud1 ” the ONE for great music”

Featuring: Steve Mason, Suede, Foals, Dutch Uncles, David Bowie, Johnny Marr and Phoenix.

new music spotlight banner

(click to listen to New Music Spotlight)




Pioneers Of Electronic Music –


pioneers electronic header

PodCloud1 explores pioneers who paved the way.   

Here is over 40 minutes of classic electronic music from the very early pioneers of the 60s and 70s, through the synth pop and groundbreaking hip hop of the 1980s.

Featuring: Wendy Carlos, Mike Oldfield, Brian Eno, Kraftwerk, Gary Numan, OMD, and Afrika Bambaataa.

pioneers of electronic banner

(click to play Pioneers of Electronic Music)



Music of Mardi Gras vol. 1 –


music of mardi gras banner

Podcloud1 Drops A Mardi Gras Mix Sure To Make You Kick Up Your Feet

Mardi Gras is French for Fat Tuesday which falls on February 12th this year. Here’s a mix of music from the Crescent City that’s guaranteed to kick your carnival into high gear.

featuring:   The Wild Magnolias, Dr. John, The Dixie Cups, Gallactic, Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolias, Clifton Chenier, TromboneShorty, The Meters, Marcia Ball, Allen Toussaint and Fats Domino.

mardi gras banner

(click to play Music of Mardi Gras)




I Need A Dollar…

thats what i need

Another Roots of Rock & Soul Inspired Mix, With Some Legendary Performers and Recent Releases!

PeeperD Calling The Shots On This One, Check It Out.

featuring: Nada Surf, J.D. McPherson, Aloe Blacc, Van Morrison, Drive-By Truckers, John Cale, Dr. John, and Ian Hunter & The Rant Band .

peeperd3-i need a dollar

(click to play I Need A Dollar)




 Make Up Your Mind-

makeup you rmind

MisterMusic rambles through the start, then slows things down in the second half of this music mix.

The eclectic type of mix PodCloud1 does best!

featuring: Cage The Elephant, Arctic Monkeys, Here We Go Magic, The Rosebuds, Handsome Boy Modeling School, The The and Afghan Whigs.

misterm make up your mind




The Revolution Starts Now –
 the revolution starts now-peeperd

 PeeperD explores Rootsy American Rock, and a couple of the more eclectic choices from the past year in this segment.

featuring: Steve Earle, Graham Parker & the Rumour, Father John Misty, Tom Waits, Big Dipper, Mogwai and Widespread Panic

peeperd1the revolutionstarts

(click for The Revolution Starts Now)



Indie Music from 2012-


MisterMusic brings you a quick mix of Indie bands and artists from 2012.  Some of the best stuff out there.

featuring music from: Gypsy & The Cat, Tanlines, Wild Nothing, Angus Stone, Terraplane Sun, Beach House and A.C. Newman.

covers for indie2012

(click to listen to Indie Music from 2012)