Audio by album classic_marat

Classic Marat - Miles Davis - Sketches of Spain

Gill Evans (Arranger and and Conductor) and Miles Davis (Trumpet) broke BIG with "Sketches of Spain" in 1960. This album is one of the finest American examples of 'Third Stream' (Orchestral Jazz).

58:47 minutes (80.72 MB)

JP Marat - Tez Cadey and the African Children's Choir

Great songs from Tez Cadey (French Music Producer), The African Children's Choir, Johnny Clegg & Savuka and Zoo Brazil . . . This world is filled with life and hope . . .

57:54 minutes (79.53 MB)

Hugh Masekela and Friends. Celebrate his Life. Mourn the Loss (Born April 4, 1939 - Died Jan 23, 2018)

Today we celebrate the singular life of the enormously talented South African musician, vocalist and composer . . . Hugh Masekela. He is joined by friends Miriam Makeba, Letta Mbulu, the Zulus, Dianne Ross and the Supremes. Download. Share. Enjoy.

59:39 minutes (81.91 MB)

JP Marat - Classic Bands from the 1960's and 1970's

Today's Classic Bands from the 1960's and 70's include: Blue Magic, Nina Simone, The Who, Chicago, Dave Brubeck, Jimi Hendrix, James Brown, Grace Slick, The Spinners, The Beatles and Mott the Hopple

59:21 minutes (81.5 MB)

JP Marat - Brian Eno - Apollo

Brian Eno presents discrete music inspired by the Apollo missions to the moon.

59:44 minutes (82.05 MB)

Promo - Columbus Celebrates Its Boxing Legends - Barack Recreation Center - Feb 17, 2018

Come to Barack Recreation Center (580 East Woodrow Ave / off Parson's Avenue) on February 17, 2018 from 5pm to 8pm to meet/greet legendary Boxing Champions and also to watch 12 rounds of Boxing (all ages, girls/boys, women/men). Tickets are $10 adults / $5 kids. Proceeds go to supporting Barrack Recreation Center Boxing Room and Travel Team.

11:15 minutes (15.45 MB)

Columbus Youth Boxing . . . In the Footsteps of Legends . . .

Big Barking Dog Alternative Radio salutes Columbus Youth Boxing. Sincere thanks to the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department for all their good work in our community. This afternoon we offer interviews from the Barack Recreation Center intercut with musical conversations with the late, great Muhammad Ali. We also congratulate the 2018 Columbus Boxing Legends including: Tony Cupe, Bill Dynamite Douglas, William C. Hodge, John Johnson, Hilmer Kenty, Steven U. Scarver, Troy Speakman, John Summerall, Edward Williams, Lee Williams and Forest Winchester. Opening Track is "Ready for the Fight" by The Young Punx. Closing song is "Take Care of Business" by Nina Simone.

59:53 minutes (82.25 MB)

Classic Marat - Neil Young - Paradox (released March 23, 2018)

This is the newly released soundtrack of a film directed by Daryl Hannah (yes That Daryl Hannah) for Netflix entitled "Paradox." Neil Young and Willie Nelson are at their best. Call it what you will. I call it Americana Roots Perfection.

1:00:04 minutes (82.49 MB)

JP Marat - Acoustic Tracks

Acoustic Masterpieces - Volume 1, “Lion’s Roar” - First Aid Kit “Blossom” - James Taylor and Carole King “So Far Away” - Carole King and James Taylor “Machine Gun Kelly” - James Taylor and Carole King “Up On The Roof” - Carole King and James Taylor “Cosmic Love” - Florence and the Machine “Drumming Song” - Florence and the Machine “Hurricane Drunk” - Florence and the Machine “Wayfaring Stranger” - Jack White “Am I Born to Die” - Tim Eriksen “Lady Margret” - Cassie Franklin “Idumea” - Sacred Harp Singers

51:47 minutes (71.13 MB)

JP Marat - Artificial Intelligence, Stephen Hawkins and Killer Robots

This weeks show is programmed entirely via artificial intelligence . . . also known as the "random music" button on my IPhone . . . with technology this advanced . . . can killer robots be far behind . . . ? Stephen Hawkins warns they may be on their way. This afternoons musicians include : U2, Iggy Pop, M83, Oasis, Lisa Loeb, HelloVenus, Chromatics, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Frank Ocean, the Four Tops, ELO and Foster the People. Yeah. Pretty Damn Cool.

59:06 minutes (81.16 MB)

JP Marat - Jesus Christ Superstar- Featuring John Legend, Brandon Victor Dixon, Sara Bareilles and Alice Cooper

John Legend is Jesus Christ Superstar in this April 2018 version of the classic broadway musical. The live performance on NBC was extremely well executed.

59:00 minutes (81.03 MB)

JP Marat - The Beauty of Randomness - Bands with "B" Names . . .


59:39 minutes (81.91 MB)

This week we build on our theme of the "Beauty of Randomness." All bands on today's show begin with the letter "B" yet the overall set is very well balanced with performances by B.O.B, Bad Suns, Badly Drawn Boy (two songs), Bananarama, Bang Gang, Belle and Sebastian, Benjamin Clementine and Brian Jonestown Massacre. Beauty can be found everywhere . . . even with Bands whose names begin with "B" . . .

JP Marat - Grimes - Art Angels

Claire Elise Boucher is the EDM musician, composer and producer also known as Grimes. Art Angels is perhaps her most impressive effort making many top 5 lists for Album of the year in 2015. Electric Dance Music . . . kinda infects your soul . . . and is definitely contagious . . .

59:50 minutes (82.18 MB)

Zoe Marat Will Save the Planet . . .

Zoe Marat Will Save the Planet . . . but not today because she's sleeping . . . dedicated to my newborn daughter . . . "Sweet Child of Mine" by Guns and Roses as interpreted by the Vitamin String Quartet, "Games for Girls" by Say Lou Lou and Lindstrom, "Only One" by Kayne West (and Paul McCartney), "Just a Girl" by No Doubt, "Video Games by Lana Del Ray as interpreted by the Vitamin String Quartet, "Isn't She Lovely" and "As" by Stevie Wonder, "Sweet Child of Mind" as interpreted by Taken by Trees, "All the Pretty Girls" by Kaylo, "You Got It" by Roy Orbison and "Girls Just Want To Have Fun" as interpreted by the Chromatics.

58:49 minutes (107.72 MB)

JP Marat - Five Leaves Left by Nick Drake

This afternoon we explore a forgotten folk masterpiece from 1969.

58:26 minutes (106.99 MB)

JP Marat - K Pop Karma

K pop, aka Korean Pop, encompasses many genres including, Pop music, Asian Alternative, Reggae, Electronica and Rap. Download this show and check out some of the biggest K Pop acts of 2018 . . . most of whom are known throughout the world . . . but not in the USA. Today's bands include: Girls Day, AOA (Ace of Angels), ChoA, Jimin, Girls Generation, Jeon So Yeon, Superbee and AKDong. What does the world know . . . that we don't ? . . . Actually a hell of a lot . . . including the inherent coolness of K Pop.

59:28 minutes (108.9 MB)

JP Marat - Putting on my Church Clothes

30 minute show. "Stomp" by Kirk Franklin & God's Property, "I'm going to live the life I sing about . . . in my songs" by Mahalia Jackson, "Mary don't you weep" by Arethea Franklin, "Poor Mississippi Boy" by The Canton Spirituals, "Death Have Mercy" by Vera Hall.

28:57 minutes (53.02 MB)

JP Marat - Steely Dan - The Royal Scam

30 minute show. Excerpts from the 1976 Album "The Royal Scam" released by Steely Dan.

28:11 minutes (51.62 MB)

JP Marat - Green Grass and High Tides Forever

The Outlaws "Green Grass and High Tides", Dixie Chicks "Wide open spaces", 38 Special "Caught up in you and "Hold on loosely", Dolly Parton "Jolene", Allman Brothers Band "Whipping Post", Carrie Underwood "Before he Cheats", Robbie Fulks "I’ll trade you money for wine" Neil Young "Cowgirl Jams and Ohio."

58:55 minutes (107.9 MB)

JP Marat - Tweeter and the Monkey Man

This 30 minute podcast showcases the work of Tom Petty and his bandmates from The Traveling Wilburys including: Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison and Jeff Lynne.

28:53 minutes (52.89 MB)

JP Marat - The Majestic Aretha Franklin

30 minute reflection on the life and work of Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul.

29:52 minutes (54.7 MB)

JP Marat - This Mortal Coil - It'll End In Tears

"It'll End In Tears" is the debut EP from the 4AD Collective Supergroup known as "This Mortal Coil."

29:55 minutes (54.79 MB)

JP Marat - Noel Gallagher - The Dreams We Had As Children


59:30 minutes (108.94 MB)

"The Dreams We Had As Children" was recorded at the Royal Albert Hall as a fundraiser for the British Teen Cancer Trust in 2007. It was released as a album in 2009 and contains many notable tracks from singer/songwriter Noel Gallagher. Included are acoustic versions of some of his most beloved songs from his days with Oasis. Hosting this afternoon's show are JP Marat and his newborn daughter Zoe.

JP Marat - Black Keys and Blues Rock Classics

In addition to tracks from four Black Keys albums, this week's show also features Blues Rock Classics from Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin and BB King.

59:04 minutes (108.17 MB)

JP Marat - Paul McCartney - Egypt Station

Paul McCartney's 17th solo album was released on September 7, 2018 and debuted at #1 on the US Billboard 200. This afternoon we play "Egypt Station" in its entirety. It is an effort filled with quiet poetry and sublime melodies. I also like the cover art which is an original painting by the musician.

59:37 minutes (109.17 MB)

JP Marat - Big Barking Dog - Gayngs - Relayted

They Gayngs are an alternative "super group" collective that includes musicians from Bon Iver, Policia, The Rosebuds, Solid Gold, Doomtree, Megafaun, Marijuana Death Squads and Digitata. This afternoon we play their debut album, released in 2010, entitled "Relayted."

58:30 minutes (107.13 MB)

JP Marat & Big Barking Dog present Cat Power's latest release entitled "Wanderer"

JP and Zoe Marat present the latest release from Cat Power entitled "Wanderer" released in early October 2018.

1:05:38 minutes (120.19 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Anatomic" by Afro Celt Sound System on WCRS FM Columbus Ohio

"Anatomic" by Afro Celt Sound System. Celt melodies with African beats. Also Visa Versa. Yeah !

29:45 minutes (54.47 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Ariel Pink on WCRS FM Columbus Ohio

Selections from four Ariel Pink Albums. Chillwave at its best.

28:26 minutes (52.07 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present French Alternative Pop and Hip Hop

Indila brings wondrous Franco Alt Pop . . . and a great album from 2014 . . . entitled "Mini World." Youssoupha compliments her sound with French Hip Hop and an EP named "We Know Each Other." I guarantee the coolest coffee shops from Montreal to Paris are playing these tracks. How come you ain't listening ?

29:28 minutes (53.97 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present "Underground Fairy Tales" by IC3Peak.

Russian Emo Angst Electronica Ballads. Kinda like Grimes meets Bjork then Pussy Riot crashes the party. "Underground Fairy Tale" was released by IC3Peak on September 29, 2018. It is a must listen. Unless you are Czar Putin. Then you'll hate 'em. "Once you felt the pain – you will feel it again. I don’t cry over you. Only cold can burn out tears on my face. I wish I could never see . . . What’s hidden ahead . . . My heart is so heavy – I’m falling into abyss . . . While it’s turning in stone from the inside . . .   I come from a Russian horror fairy tale. It doesn’t matter where you’re from. I am not afraid of daylight. There is enough darkness here. This world gives you everything you ask for. But it takes it all away when you least expect." Exactly what Fyodor Dostoevsky would have written had he played club dates in Russia in 2018 . . .

28:44 minutes (52.61 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present a Soulful Christmas

Ray Charles and Betty Carter - Baby It’s Cold Outside, Mary Wilson - All I want for Christmas is you, James Brown - Sweet Little Baby Boy, Darlene Love - Christmas (Baby Please Come Home), Miles Davis and Friends - Blue Xmas, Ray Charles - The Christmas Song, Tony Braxton and Babyface - Have yourself a merry little Christmas

29:36 minutes (54.2 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present a Punk Rock Christmas

Bad Religion - O come, o come Emmanuel, Bad Religion - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Bad Religion - What Child is This, Bad Religion - Angels we have heard on high, Bad Religion - American Jesus, Smash Mouth - Snoopy’s Christmas, Bankrupt - I want you to want me . . . for Christmas, Batfoot! - All I want for Christmas is you, Hoist the Colors - O Holy Night, Blink 182 - I won’t be home for Christmas

28:56 minutes (52.98 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "You Can Listen, You Can Talk" by the Carsick Cars

Great alternative bands exist all around the world. The Carsick Cars are from China but their sound would be equally at home on the Lower East Side of Manhatten. They've opened for Sonic Youth in Prague and Vienna and also performed at "South by Southwest" (SXSW) in Austin Texas as well as the Modern Sky Festival in Beijing. "You Can Listen, You Can Talk" is their second album. Songs are in both English and Mandarin. Great stuff. Check it out.

29:31 minutes (54.06 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present From Bad To Worse - A collection of melancholy Alternative Tracks

Melancholy alternative songs for a cold & snowy Ohio Sunday. Go back to bed with some hot chocolate and this podcast. Stay there till spring. Pearl Jam - Jeremy (Live Version), Lana Del Ray - Music to Watch Boys By, Layla - Smokestack, LimpBizKit - Home Sweet Home / Bittersweet Symphony, Lynyrd Skynyrd - That Smell, Lissie - Bad Romance, MGMT - Electric Feel, Michael Andrews and Gary Jules - Mad World, New Order - Age of Consent, Nick Cave - Jubilee Street, Paul Cole - Where have all the Cowboys gone ?

59:07 minutes (108.26 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Outer Peace" by Toro y Moi released on Jan 18, 2019

Toro y Moi dropped his latest release "Outer Peace" on Jan 18, 2019. We play it in its entirety this afternoon. In addition we feature tracks from the Toro y Moi albums 'What For' (released in 2015) and 'Causers of This' (released in 2015).

58:51 minutes (107.76 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present "Linda Perry is Beautiful"

Composer and Producer Linda Perry presents original tracks from her 2005 album entitled "In Flight."

28:56 minutes (52.98 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present "Less Songs from Greater Bands" 1970's Edition

There are many great bands from the 1970's. Unfortunately a lot of their songs are over played. Check out lesser known but sensation tracks from Graham Nash & David Crosby, T Rex, The Rolling Stones, Brian Ferry, Yusuf Islam/Cat Stevens, The Clash, The Dead Boys, David Bowie, Dolly Parton, Brian Eno and Blue Oyster Cult.

58:41 minutes (107.44 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Words for the Dying" by John Cale

Velvet Underground Alumni John Cale dazzles with this requiem for the dead of the Falklands War. Alternative Classical with a Dylan Thomas Libretto ? Yeah. Got it here. "Words for the Dying" is de rigueur for the Living.

59:22 minutes (108.71 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present Adore by Smashing Pumpkins

"Adore" by Smashing Pumpkins is a controversial album. Coming after the success of two highly regarded efforts ("Siamese Dreams" and "Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness"), it marked a shift into alternative electronica. The mood is dark as befits a band buffeted by divorce, drug addition and line up changes. It is also one of my very favorite Smashing Pumpkins efforts. With heavy musical textures . . . and a heart breaking libretto . . . it is not to be missed.

54:26 minutes (99.69 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present Deep Forest

This is essentially a rerelease of the first Deep Forest Album supported by the addition of club remixes. It is a wonderfully skillful blend of voices from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Solomon Islands and Burundi . . . married with electronica melodies, chants and lullabies as produced by Eric Mouquet and Michel Sanchez. The voices of the Efe people are predominately featured. "Deep Forest" is one of my favorite World Music albums from the 1990's.

57:49 minutes (105.86 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present "For the Love of God, Get This Song Out Of My Head"

Music by . . . The Cowsills (Hair), Fleetwood Mac (Tusk), Haddaway (What Is Love), Madness (Our House), Madonna (Holiday), ABC (The Look of Love), Electric Light Orchestra (Mr Blue Sky, Turn to Stone, 10538 Overture), Eagle Eye Cherry (Save Tonight), Edwyn Collins (A Girl Like You) and Eric Clapton (Layla). Guilty Pleasures? Hells Yeah . . For The Love of God . . . Get these songs . . . OUT OF MY HEAD . . . ! ! !

55:15 minutes (101.18 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "American Trap Roots"

Lil Nas X sings "Old Country Road." Gaelynn Lea give us "Someday We'll Linger In the Sun" and "Parting Glass." Tyler Childers offers "White House Road" and "House Fire." Also joining today's show are Fairport Convention, Ralph Stanley, Johnny Cash other respected American Root's Artists.

59:31 minutes (108.99 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Cuz I Love You" by Lizzo

Today we drop a new R&B Album by Lizzo entitled "Cuz I Love You." Great Stuff.

29:20 minutes (53.7 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Alternative, Soulful and Righteous." Songs by Extraordinary Black Women.

Today's "Alternative, Soulful & Righteous" songs include: Bonzai - “2B1”, Jessie Ware - “Who says No to love", TLC - "Creep", Linda Perry - "Fruitloop Daydream", Stacy Barthe - "Flawed Beautiful Creatures", Macy Gray - "I try", Whitney Houston - "I’m Your baby", Mahalia Jackson - "I’m going to live the life that I sing about in my songs", Aretha Franklin - "Save me" "Think" and "I Say A Little Prayer", Rihanna - "America Oxygen", Asa - "Bimpe", Grace Jones - "La Vie en Rose"

59:21 minutes (108.67 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present MCMXC A.D. by Enigma

After the sacred and before the profane there is Enigma MCMXC A.D.

59:34 minutes (109.08 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Anthems of Life, Love and Loss

Alternative Anthems . . . the soundtrack of your emotional life. Peter Gabriel - "Games without Frontiers", Oasis - "Wonderwall", Richard Durand - "There is Hope", Badly Drawn Boy - "Something to Talk About", Red Hot Silly Peppers. . . I mean Red Hot Chili Peppers - "Snow", Metric - "Help I'm Alive", Florence and the Machine - "Drumming Song (live)", Smithereens - "Behind the Wall of Sleep", ChoA & Iron - "Don't Be Shy", Peter Murphy - "Cuts You Up", Chameleons - "Second Skin"

59:52 minutes (109.62 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Under the Covers

ALTERNATIVE COVERS - The Day Begins by Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Gloria by Patti Smith (Live) & Them, Norwegian Wood by Cornershop & The Beatles, Sweet Jane by Cowboy Junkies & Lou Reed (Live), Girls Just Wanna Have Fun by Chromatics, Nothing Compares to You by Sinead O Connor, HURT by Johnny Cash, Hallelujah by John Cale, Jealous Guy by Bryan Ferry and Roxy Music

59:09 minutes (108.31 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present School for Barbarians

SCHOOL FOR BARBARIANS: TV on the Radio - "Wolf like me", Rise Against - "The First Drop" & "Life Less Frightening", Sisters of Mercy - "Lucretia My Reflection", Brooke Candy - "Changes", Amy Winehouse - "Back to Black", AFI - "Miss Murder" & "Bleed Black", Iggy Pop and the Stoogies - "I got a right", G.B.H. - "Diplomatic Immunity", Fiona Apple - "Criminal", Velvet Underground and Nico - "All Tomorrow’s Parties”

57:00 minutes (104.36 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Classic Black Voices Matter Forever

Classic Black Voices Matter Forever: Diana Ross and the Supremes - "Keep Me Hanging On", James Brown - "The Payback", The Jones Girls - "You Gonna Make Me Love Somebody Else", Sly and the Family Stone - "If You Want Me To Stay", TLC - "Digg'n on You", Stevie Wonder - "As"

28:54 minutes (52.93 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "In the End" by The Cranberries (released in April 2019)

This is the final (and perhaps the finest) album by the Alternative Band called "The Cranberries." Bursting on to the Alt/Indie scene in 1993 with their debut album entitled "Everyone Is Doing It, Why Can't We?" their haunting track "Linger" continues to be heavily featured on Alt/Indie Rock radio stations across the world. Today I play my favorite tracks from their final Album appropriately titled "In the End" released in April of 2019, following the death of their lead singer Delores O'Riordan.

29:26 minutes (53.88 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Alternative Folk by First Aid Kit

When I started producing content for radio 5-6 years ago, my first show included a song by First Aid Kit. They are a remarkable Swedish Alternative folk duo that includes sisters Klara Söderberg (on vocals/guitar) and Johanna Söderberg (on vocals, bass, keyboards and autoharp). I’m long overdue to produce a show that highlights their impressive body of work. Today I present songs from several First Aid Kit albums including: The Lion’s Roar, Stay Gold, Drunken Trees and Ruins. While the band is Swedish their sound contains elements of pure Americana. Klara and Johanna have long favored many classic American musicians including: Billie Holiday, Emmy Lou Harris and The Carter Family. The Carter family was the "first family" of American Country music from the 1930’s thru the 1960’s . . . with June Carter Cash (who wrote and performed "Ring of Fire" with her husband Johnny Cash) as one of their most prominent members.

29:37 minutes (54.25 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present "Blind But Not Silent"

Blind but Not Silent. Lamentations for a Friend: Blind Faith - "Can’t find my way Home", Bob Dylan - "Blind Willie McTell", Gaelic Storm - "Blind Monkey", Florence and the Machine - "Blinding", The Who - "The Hawker", The Fall - "Blindness."

29:46 minutes (54.52 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present American Roots Alternative "Folsom Prison Blues"

Classic and Alternative Tracks by American Roots Master . . . Johnny Cash (also featuring June Carter Cash, Rosanne Cash and the Tennesse Three).

29:14 minutes (53.52 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "I Can Make Your Hands Clap"

Fitz and the Tantrums - “Handclap” and “MoneyGrabber”, Bananarama - “Cruel Summer”, B.o.B. - “Airplanes”, Jungle - “Busy Earn’in”, Mowgli’s - “San Francisco”, Electro Taboo - “Sweetest Taboo Remix”

28:38 minutes (52.43 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present - Volume 1 - The UnBearable Brightness of Being

Volume 1 - UnBearable Brightness of Being: Bad Suns - “Cardiac Arrest”, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zero’s - “Janglin”, CSS - “Music is my Hot Hot Sex”, Bang Gang - “Follow”, Crystal Castles - “Crimewave”, Bryan Ferry - “Loop De Li”

28:31 minutes (52.21 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present - Volume 2 - The UnBearable Brightness of Being

Volume 2 - The UnBearable Brightness of Being: Bonzai: “2B.1”, Edie Brickell and New Bohemians - “What I am”, Edwyn Collins - “A Girl Like You”, Elvis Costello - “Don’t Let me be misunderstood”, EXO - “Growl”, Florence and the Machine - “Only if for a night”

28:38 minutes (52.43 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Kiss Eat by John Cale

Pound for pound, ounce for ounce the best soundtrack from the worst Andy Warhol films ever. Not kidding on either count. The music is ethereal and sublime . . . the films are virtually unwatchable. Check out both and tell me what you think.

29:12 minutes (53.48 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking present Roots Rockabilly

Rockabilly from the 1950's to the present day. Rock A Billy Eddie Cochran - “Something Else”, Wanda Jackson - “Hot Dog ! That made him mad !”, Johnny River - “Maybelline”, Roy Orbison - “You Got It’, Mink Deville - “Spanish Stroll”, Dave Edmunds - “Almost Saturday Night” and “I Hear You Knocking”, Stray Cats - “Stray Cat Strut”, Johnny River - “Secret Agent Man”

29:30 minutes (54.02 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking present Roots Rockabilly

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present Alternative World Pop

Some of the best music . . . from the 4 corners of the planet . . . none of it in English . . . you are welcome. . . Deep Forest - "Deep Forest", Papa Wemba - "Yolele", Asa - "Bimpe", Buena Vista Social Club - "Chan Chan" and Indila with three songs from her "Mini World Album."

29:54 minutes (54.74 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Kill vs Maim

Grimes - "Kill vs Maim", JJ - "Ecstasy", Cocteau Twins - "Fifty Fifty Clown", Sigur Ros - "Saeglopur (Sea Fool)", Beach House - "All Your Yeahs", Cults - "You Know What I Mean",

29:20 minutes (53.7 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present A Blank Generation and Nothing Since

A Blank Generation and Nothing Since: Richard Hell - "Blank Generation", Ramones - "I don’t wanna go, down to the basement", Psychedelic Furs - "India", Pixies - "Monkey’s Gone to Heaven", Pinback - "3 X 0", Peter Murphy - "Cuts you up", Pet Shop Boys - "What have I done ?", Perfume - "Flash", Natalie Umbruglia - "City", The Mowgli’s - "San Francisco", Iggy Pop - "The Passenger" and "Paraguay", Echo and the Bunnymen- "Evergreen", Kate Bush - "And Dream of Sheep"

58:41 minutes (107.44 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Jesus is King" by Kanye West

This week we present "Jesus is King" by Kanye West. Both artist and album are highly controversial. Check out the beats. Tell me what you think.

29:27 minutes (53.93 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Church Clothes Remix

This is a remix of a show I did many months ago. I've cleaned up the audio a bit and added one new song at the end. Today I pair this podcast with my airing of Kanye West's "Jesus is King."

29:31 minutes (54.06 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present BabyMetal 2019

BabyMetal ! Japan's best Kawaii Metal Band has just released a new album entitled "Metal Galaxy." Check it out here on WCRS FM.

29:18 minutes (53.66 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Higher Love

HIGHER LOVE: Sting - “If I ever lose my faith in you”, Kygo and Whitney Houston - “Higher Love”, Taken by Trees - “Sweet Child of Mine”, Tez Cadey - “Ivory”, Traveling Wiburys - “Handle me with care”, A Pink - “Step” and “Luv”, Blood Orange - “Love Ya”, Stevie Wonder - “As”, Howard Jones - “What is Love”, Pet Shop Boys - “Love Comes Quickly”, O Jay’s - “Love Train”

58:32 minutes (107.17 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present The Hu (Mongolian Heavy Metal Throat Singing)


58:35 minutes (107.26 MB)

Mongolian Heavy Metal - Throat Singing - The Coolest Thing You've Ever Heard . . .

The Hu - Wolf Totem

"If Lions come we will fight them to the end"
"If Tigers come we’ll battle them"
"If Elephants come We’ll fight in rage"
"If Humans come we’ll obliterate them"

TV on the Radio - Wolf like me

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The Hu - The Great Chinggis Khaan
BabyMetal - Tattoo
Sisters of Mercy - Lucreatia my Reflection

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The Hu - Yuve Yuve Yu
GBH - Diplomatic Immunity
Rise Against - The First Drop
AFI - Girl not Grey

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The Hu - Shoog Shoog
NZBZ - Let it go
The Cure - Want

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Hats" by The Blue Nile

Very few people today know about a remarkably talented and idiosyncratic band called "The Blue Nile." While eschewing the spot light they gained the admiration and support of Peter Gabriel and Rickie Lee Jones. Today we offer tracks from "Hats", an album that earned the highest accolades from Mojo, NME, Pitchfork, Q and many other musical/cultural magazines. If you look for hidden gems to impress your audiophile friends . . . . consider this a lucky day.

29:55 minutes (54.79 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "AOA" - Kpop 2020

One of my very favorite Kpop bands, AOA (Ace of Angels) is back with a brand new EP. It is absolutely the best work they've done since ChoA left in 2017. Alternative World Music . . . . Nothing Better

29:34 minutes (54.16 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Lucid by Asa

Asa - Tracks from Lucid (Oct 2019), Asha Deluxe (2007) and Beautiful Imperfection (2010) Murder in the USA BREAK Bibanke (Live from Tokyo) Good Thing Femi Mo BREAK No one Knows (Live from Tokyo) Bimpie Don’t Let me Go

29:28 minutes (53.97 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Nico, the Velvet Underground Years

Superlative. Sublime. Surreal. This afternoon we offer the vocalizations of Nico both with and shortly after her collaboration with the Velvet Underground. Unconventional Feminist Alternative Music from the 1960's backed by Lou Reed, John Cale, Sterling Morrison, Maureen Tucker and produced by some guy named Andy Warhol. Tracks include: "The Fairest of the Seasons", "Femme Fatale", "All Tomorrow's Parties", "Winter Song", "I'll Keep It With Mine" and "Little Sister."

29:08 minutes (53.34 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Sing the Sorrow

SING THE SORROW: Song List Includes: Nick Drake - "Way to Blue." Walk off the Earth - "Somebody that I used to know," Ms Mr - "Hurricane," Rivers of Delight - "Idumea," AK Dong - "Melted," Nick Cave - "Jubilee Street."

29:54 minutes (54.74 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Sing the Joy

Sing The Joy: Broken Bells - “Vaporize”, The Mowgli’s - “San Francisco”, Jungle - “Busy Earn’in”, Madness - “Our House”, Roxy Music - “All I want is you”, Mott the Hopple - “Roll Away the Stone”, Ocular Spectacular - “Electric Feel”, Nina Simone - “Feeling Good”

30:49 minutes (56.42 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Big Bass Riffs

Big Bass Riffs: The Clash - “Guns of Brixton”, Gnarls Barkley - “Crazy”, Deep Purple - “Hush”, BassNecter - “Pennywise Tribute”, Roxy Music - “Both Ends Burning”, The Raconteurs - “Steady as She Goes”

30:12 minutes (55.29 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Cross-Over Hip Hop

Heavy D - "Now that we found love", TLC - "What about your friends", LL Cool J - "Round the way girl", Coolio - "Gangstas Paradise", Lil Troy - "Wanna be a baller", Eminem - "Lose Yourself"

29:45 minutes (54.47 MB)

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JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Ode to the Working Class

Ode to the Working Class: Bruce Hornsby and The Range - "The way it is", Tupac Shakur - "Changes" Rush - "Working Man", Bruce Springsteen - "Death to my hometown", Lynyrd Skynyrd - "Simple Man"

29:42 minutes (54.38 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present Vol 2 Cross Over Hip-Hop

Cross Over Hip Hop Vol 2: The Young Punx - "Ready for the Fight", TLC - "Creep", Jay Z Rihanna and Kayne - "Run this Town", Yezi (K Pop)- "Solo". Boys 2 Men - "Motown Philly", Tupac Shakur - "California Love"

29:24 minutes (53.84 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Mozart - Requiem in D Minor - Covid 19 will be defeated.

This afternoon we offer Requiem in D Minor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The music is solemn and magnificent. The next 60-90 days may get a bit tough in Central Ohio as Covid 19 Testing/Countermeasures improve but we'll get thru this as a community. Have a store of food, water, cleaning supplies and medicine in your home. Stay there if you can . . . and . . . begin to paint again . . . write that song . . . book or poem that's been been running around in your head . . . Stay strong . . . Be optimistic . . . These difficult and unusual times will pass.

59:43 minutes (109.35 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present - Kind of Blue by Miles Davis

Miles Davis Sextet present Kind of Blue. Arguably the best Jazz album ever produced.

59:15 minutes (108.5 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present The Best of the British Invasion

Throughout the 1960's, many popular British (and Irish) bands found notable success in the USA. This musical era was known as "The British Invasion." Likewise many bands from the USA received tremendous support in Ireland, England and all across Britain. Today we showcase some of best songs (both well-known and forgotten). Yeah Ya Better Go Now . . . BRITISH INVASION: Invasion: Lulu - "To Sir with Love", The Who - "I Can’t Explain" and "The Kids Are Alright", The Kinks - "Till the End of the Day", Them - "Gloria", Dave Clark Five - "Catch Us if You Can." The Beatles - "She Said."8 Days a Week", "We Can Work It Out", Dame Shirley Bassey - "Big Spender Remix". Dave Berry - "The Crying Game", Moody Blues - "Go Now", Dusty Springfield - "The Son of a Preacher Man" AMERICAN INVASION: Grass Roots - "Let’s Live for today", "Midnight Confessions", "Temptation Eyes", Bob Dylan - "All Along The Watchtower", Jimi Hendrix - "Voodoo Child"

58:47 minutes (107.63 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Dreamcore Siren Songs

Dreamcore Siren Songs: Grimes - "Kill vs Maim", Cocteau Twins - "Fifty Fifty Clown", Susan Vega - "99.9 F", Bjork - "Joga", IC3Peak - "Tablets", Cocteau Twins - "Heaven or Los Vegas" and "Iceblink Luck", Susan Vega - "Small Blue Thing" and "Left of Center", Bjork - "All is Full of Love", This Mortal Coil - "Song to the Siren", Susan Vega - "Solitude Standing", IC3Peak - "Half an Hour" and "Countdown"

59:42 minutes (109.3 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Alternative Japanese Woman's Bands

Alternative Japanese Women's Bands: Perfume - "Flash", "1mm", "Display" and "Housekino Ami", Babymetal - "Kagerou "Tattoo" and "Gj", Fullkawa Honpo - "Gekkou Shokudou" and "Gregorian", Luminous Orange - "Walkblind" "Ken-Ban" and "Sliver Clothes", Tsuman Ne -"Shirotamago"

59:39 minutes (109.21 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Classic and Alternative Rock Ballads

Classic and Alternative Ballads: Bob Dylan - "Shelter from the Storm", Neil Young - "Ohio", Gordon Lightfoot - "Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald", Duran Duran - "Ordinary World", Sam Cooke - "A Change is Gonna Come", Marvin Gaye - "Sexual Healing", Rolling Stones - "Fool to Cry", U2 - "Sunday, Bloody Sunday", Kate Bush - "Running Up That Hill", Billy Bragg - "Between the Wars", Collective Soul - "December (Live)", Elvis Costello - "Brilliant Mistake"

59:12 minutes (108.4 MB)

JP Mart and Big Barking Dog present Notes on a Conditional Form by The 1975

Just Released on May 22, 2020. "Notes on a Conditional Form" is the Fourth Album by 'The 1975' one of Britain's most notable Alternative Pop bands. Special appearances by Greta Thunberg, AKF Twigs and many others. Great Album. Top 5 for 2020 so far ? Definitely Yes ! Dream Pop ? Dream Core ? Sublime ? Yes, Yes and Yes.

59:28 minutes (108.9 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present - Kinda Pretty in Pink

KINDA PRETTY IN PINK: This is an "alternative" soundtrack to the movie "Pretty in Pink." The bands are the same (mostly) but I've substituted better tracks. Check it out. OMD - Secrets, Suzanne Vega - Left of Center, Psychedelic Furs - India, New Order - True Faith, Your Silent Face, Age of Consent, Edwyn Collins - A Girl Like You, Echo and the Bunnyman - Do it clean, Evergreen, Smiths - There is a light, What difference does it make ?

59:36 minutes (109.12 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking dog present 2020 Kpop Twice releases More and More

K POP 2020 - TWICE Releases MORE & MORE on June 1, 2020: TWICE - More and More, Oxygen, Firework, Make Me Go, Shadow, Don’t Call Me Again, Sweet Summer Day, MAMAMOO - Starry Night, Taller than you, Emotion, Egotistical, AOA (ACE OF ANGELS) - Egotistical, Come See Me, Sorry, Like a Cat

59:37 minutes (109.17 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking dog present Boheme by Deep Forest

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog presents Boheme by Deep Forest. Traditional Romani songs from Eastern Europe mixed with shoe gazing electronica. It's Cool.

58:36 minutes (107.31 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present v2 Cruel Summer 2020


58:29 minutes (107.08 MB)

Cruel Summer 2020: Rolling Stones - Gimmie Shelter, Jimi Hendrix - Voodoo Child, Mott the Hoople - Roll Away The Stone, Sting - If I ever lose my faith in you, Moby - Natural Blues, Bananarama - Cruel Summer, Paula Abdul - Straight Up, Roy Orbison - You Got It, Carlos Santana - Smooth, T Rex - Bang a Gong, Police - Synchronicity II, Oasis - Live Forever

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Brian Eno

Brian Eno: Tracks from "Here Come the Warm Jets and Collaborations with Roxy Music and David Bowie. Songs include: Sea Breezes, Here Come the Warm Jets, Be my Wife, Always Crashing in the Same Car, Signals, Needles in the Camels Eye, Baby’s on Fire, By This River (from Life before and after Science), Cindy Tells me, On Some Far Away Beach, Blank Frank, Dead Finks, Some of Them

58:00 minutes (106.22 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Songs I Like"

Songs I Like: 10,000 Maniacs - Because the Night; Patti Smith - Frederick, Jay Chou (Chinese Alternative ) with 2 songs from November Chopin, A Pink - Step (Korean Alt Pop), TV On the Radio - Wolf Like Me, Young Punks - Ready for the Fight, Five Stair steps - O-O-H Child, Four Tops - Bernadette, Word of Mouth Chorus - Idumea, Wolf Parade - What did my Lover Say, White Stripes - Jolene, Weezer - Buddy Holly

57:44 minutes (105.72 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Before They Were Wilburys" (Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty,Jeff Lynne)

Before they were Wilburys (Bob Dylan, George Garrison, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty & Jeff Lynne) : Traveling Wilburys - Handle Me with Care, Bob Dylan - Blind Wille McTell, Traveling Wilburys - Tweeter and the Monkey Man, Tom Petty - I Need to Know & Learning to Fly, George Harrison - What is Life & My Sweet Lord (Live), Roy Orbison - Love Hurts & You Got it, Jeff Lynne - Telephone Line, Turn to Stone, 10538 Overture, Traveling Wilburys - Runaway, Maxine

59:42 minutes (109.3 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Classic Black Voices Crossing Continents

Black Voices Crossing Continents: Pampa Wemba (Congolese King of Rumba Rock) - Yolele, Ladysmith Black Mambazo (South Africa) - God Bless Africa, Asa (Lagos Nigeria and Paris France) - Bibanke, TCL - Creep, En Vogue - Don’t Let Go, Destiny’s Child - Love On Top, Lauryn Hill - Everything is Everything, Broken Bells with Danger Mouse (Composer, Musician, Singer, Producer) - Holding on for Life and Vaporize, Dr Martin Luther King - We Shall Overcome, Sam Cooke - A Change is Gonna Come, Sellenbosch Choir (South African, Multi-Racial Choir) - Let my love be heard, Nina Simone - Ohhh Child.

59:22 minutes (108.71 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present She Will…She Will… ROCK YOU !

She Will…She Will… ROCK YOU !: Fiona Apple - Criminal, Patti Smith - Gimmie Shelter, Say Lou Lou and Lindstom- Games for Girls, Girls Day- Something, (Korean Alt Pop) Baby Metal - GJ (Japanese Kwaiii Metal band), Sinead O Connor - Fire on Babylon (Irish vocalist), Natalie Imbruglia - City, TLC - Friends, Asa - Murder in the USA (Nigerian/French Alt Pop), Liz Phair - Polyester Bride, Gwen Stephani - Just a Girl, CSS - Music is my Hot Hot Sex, Heather Nova - London Rain,

59:21 minutes (108.67 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present American Folk and Roots Music

American Folk and Roots Music: James Taylor & Carol King - Blossom & Machine Gun Kelly & Up on the Roof, Gaelyn Lea - Someday we’ll Linger in the Sun & Parting Glass, Bob Dylan - Blind Willie McTell, Blind Willie McTell - Searching the Desert for the Blue, Joanie Mitchell - River, Nick Drake - Chime of a City Clock & Place to Be, Hazel Dickins - Beautiful Hills of Galilee, Sacred Harp Singers - I’m Going Home & Idumea, Alison Krauss - You Will be my Ain True Love

58:35 minutes (107.26 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Guitar Riffs vol 3

Guitar Riffs Vol 3: Noel Gallager and the High Flying Birds - Broken Arrow, Oasis - Live Forever, Iggy Pop - The Passenger , Jimi Hendrix - All Along the Watchtower, Rise Against - Life Less Frightening, R.E.M. - End of the World and Orange Crush, Comrade Question - Old & Ah Ah Ah, B.B.King - The Thrill is Gone, Kinks - Till The End of the Day and Living on the Thin Line, Nick Cave - Jubilee Street

59:03 minutes (108.12 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present What Lies Between

What Lies Between: Todd the Wet Sprocket - Crazy Life, Florence and the Machine - Only if for a Night, Walk the Earth - Somebody I used to Know, Hozier - Take Me To Church, Indila - Derniere Danse (Last Dance), Nina Simone - Feeling Good, Basia - Cruising for a Brusing, Jessie Ware - Who Says No To Love, In the Valley Below - Peaches, Layla - Smokestakes, Jute - Jane Says, Jungle - Busy Earn’in, Macy Gray - I Try

58:39 minutes (107.4 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Big Voices Volume 2

Big Voices Volume 2: Stellenbosch University Choir - Let My Love Be Heard & Say Something … I’m Giving Up on you, Van Morrison - Tupelo Honey, Sister Jiang - Red Flags Waving, Tez Cady - Seve & Ivory, Pippin and Ben Veeren - Simple Joys, African Children’s Choir - Sifuni Mungu, Janis Joplin - Summer time, Yusuf Islam (Cat Steven) - Wild World, Western Massachusetts Sacred Harp Convention- Wayfaring Stranger, Mozart - Requiem in D Minor, St Petersburg Philharmonic - Alexander Nevsky, Maude Maggart (Sister of Fione Apple) & Jamie Cullum -Skylark, Nina Simone - Trouble in mind

59:25 minutes (108.8 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Allman Brothers - R&B/Rock Virtuosos

Allman Brothers - R&B/Rock Virtuosos: Allman Brothers - Loan me a Dime, Marshall Tucker Band - Can't You See ?, Pure Prairie League - Falling In and Out of Love with You & Amie, Allman Brothers - Whipping Post & Midnight Rider, Outlaws - Green Grass & High Tides. Duane Allman - Rollin Stone, Bob Dylan - Isis

59:15 minutes (108.49 MB)

Big Barking Dog and JP Marat present Brass Hooks

BRASS HOOKS. Alternative, Jazz & Classic Rock Songs with Brass Instrumentals: Foreigner - Urgent, Pigbag - Papa’s Got a Brand New Pigbag, John Coltrane - Favorite Things, Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes - Fever, Fleetwood Mac - Tusk, Beatles - For No One, Roxy Music - Let’s Stick Together, Madness - Our House, John Coletrane - Mr P.C., Miles Davis - Boplicity, Blood, Sweat and Tears - You’ve Made Me So Very Happy.

59:00 minutes (108.03 MB)