LISTEN: PopOff #56: Under The Covers With Linda Ronstadt

LISTEN: PopOff #56: Under The Covers With Linda Ronstadt

Hello Poppies! On today’s show, we go under the covers and explore the original of many of Linda Ronstadt’s most iconic hits and how her talent for song selection brought many of her peers into the spotlight while also updating classic song for the new generations of music fans. Enjoy!

PopOff! is an “anything goes” musical show hosted by Bay Area DJ Bear. Sometimes it’s a theme, sometimes it’s a big ol’ birthday shout out tribute show to a specific artist(s). Shows occur on 1st and 3rd Mondays with the occasional Thursday Bonus Beats. Every episode is a unique sonic road trip through the multitudes of genres, eras, and musicians in recorded music. So if you have an open mind for musical exploration climb into the PopOff! Bubble and let’s get to it!!




The Crickets – It’s So Easy

Wanda Jackson – Silver Threads And Golden Needles

The Everly Brothers – When Will I Be Loved

Jim Alley – The Only Mama That’ll Walk The Line

Don & Dewey – I’m Leavin’ It All Up To You
The Eagles – Desperado

Jackson Brown – Rock Me On The Water

Libby Titus – Love Has No Pride

Kate and Anna McGarrigle – Talk To Me Of Mendocino

Randy Newman – Sail Away

Karla Bonoff – Someone To Lay Down Beside Me

Mother Earth – Down So Low

Murray McLauchlan – Carmelita

James Taylor – Hey Mister That’s Me Up On The Jukebox

The Rolling Stones – Tumblin’ Dice
Paul Simon – Under African Skies

Toto – Stay Away

Andrew Gold – Lonely Boy

Emmylou Harris – Even Cowgirls Get The Blues

Neil Young – Heart Of Gold

Dave Edmunds – Girls Talk

Paul Carrack – So Right, So Wrong

Emmylou Harris – River For Him

The Orioles – It’s Too Soon To Know

Dionne Warwick – Anyone Who Had A Heart

Billie Holiday – Lover Man (Oh Where Can You Be)

Bing Crosby – I Don’t Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You

Duke Ellington Orchestra (feat. Kay Davis) – Lush Life

Bob Crosby and His Ochestra – What’s New

Nat King Cole – Straighten Up And Fly Right

Pedro Infante – La Calandria

La Torcacita – El Toro Relajo

Lupita Palomera – Perfidia

Tona La Negra – Entre Abismos

Hugo Avendaño – Hay Unos Ojos

Dee Dee Warwick – You’re No Good

Paul Anka – It Doesn’t Matter Anymore

Martha Reeves and the Vandellas – Heatwave

Smokey Robinson – Ooh Baby Baby

Little Feat – Willin’

Jimmy Cliff – Many Rivers To Cross

Warren Zevon – Poor Poor Pitiful Me

Elvis Costello – Alison

Kate and Anna McGarrigle – Heartbeats Accelerating

Barry Mann – I Don’t Know Much

The Stone Poneys – Different Drum

Favorites of Set:

1. Kate and Anna McGarrigle – Talk To Me Of Mendocino

2. Pedro Infante – La Calandria

3. Smokey Robinson – Ooh Baby Baby

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