Homage To Steve Mackay (Part 1)

Homage To Steve Mackay (Part 1)

Dominic Trix of KFJC-FM at Foothiils College in Palo Alto Hills CA brought in my old friends Dan Gunning (of WCBN-FM in Ann Arbor many years ago, posing as Nancy Reagan on this soundtrack) and Loren Dobson, formerly of KUSF in San Francisco and fiendish collector of Mackay recordings, to construct a four-hour tribute to the late Steve Mackay, tenor saxophonist of Ann Arbor and San Francisco and a good friend of mine since 1968. I edited the talking but not the tracks to three one-hour programs for the Vintage Radio Vaults and we present them here this month for your edification and delight, featuring recordings made by Steve Mackay from 1966 to the past year, including in the first hour Steve Mackay & The Randoms, Andre Williams, Sigmund Snopek III, The Stooges, ZEV, the Commander Cody Band, the Ralph Shine Blues Band, Carnal Kitchen, the Mojo Boogie Band, and the Violent Femmes.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

HOMAGE TO STEVE MACKAY, PART 1

VINTAGE RADIO VAULTS 109

Dan Gunning, Dominic Trix & Loren Dobson, KFJC-FM, Palo Alto Hills CA, February 24, 2016 [DGVV-0109]

 

[00] Opening KFJC-FM ID

[01] Steve Mackay & The Randoms: Random Soul

[02] Opening Comments by Dan Gunning, Dominic Trix & Loren Dobson

[03] Andre Williams: Freak Blues

[04] Sigmund Snopek III: Eighth and Oklahoma

[05] The Stooges: 1970

[06] Comments by Dan Gunning, Dominic Trix & Loren Dobson

[07] Dan Gunning Interview with Steve Mackay

[08] ZEV & Steve Mackay: Live in the Pit @ KFJC-FM

[09] Steve Mackay & Iggy Pop: The Prisoner

[10] Comments by Dan Gunning, Dominic Trix & Loren Dobson

[11] Commander Cody Band: Triple Cheese

[12] Ralph Shine Blues Band: Up The Line

[13] Steve Mackay & Carnal Kitchen: Go To Hell

[14] Comments by Dan Gunning, Dominic Trix & Loren Dobson

[15] Mojo Boogie Band: Traveling Riverside Blues

[16] Closing Music: Violent Femmes: Faith

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Dan Gunning & Company for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Dominic Trix at KFJC-FM, Palo Alto Hills CA

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Sidney Daniels

Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

 

© 2016 The John Sinclair Foundation

 

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