Shade / Shadows

(aired 5/9/14)
shadows

Sometimes you’ll find treasures hiding in the shadows. All the songs I played for this show explore this theme, whether the references are literal or metaphorical. All song names include the words shade, shady, or shadows.

  1. Stay In the Shade – Jose Gonzalez
  2. Deeper Shade of Soul – Urban Dance Squad
  3. Many Shades of Black – Adele & The Raconteurs
  4. A Hazy Shade of Winter – Simon & Garfunkel
  5. background: Forever Night Shade Mary – Latin Playboys
  6. Hazy Shade of Winter – The Bangles
  7. Shadows of Ourselves – Thievery Corporation
  8. A Certain Shade of Green (acoustic) – Incubus
  9. In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree – Louis Armstrong & The Mills Brothers
  10. background: 1865 (96 Degrees in the Shade) – Third World
  11. Past My Shades – B.o.B., feat. Lupe Fiasco
  12. Shadows – Rufus Wainwright
  13. background: A Shade Shady – RuPaul
  14. 16 Shades of Blue – Tori Amos
  15. The Real Slim Shady – Eminem
  16. The Naughty Lady of Shady Lane – Ray Charles
  17. Shady Lane / J vs S – Pavement
  18. background: Bad Girls (remix of M.I.A. song) – Art of Shades
  19. Moonshadow – Cat Stevens
  20. Dark End of the Street – Cat Powers
  21. White Shadows – Coldplay
  22. Shady Grove (live) – Blitzen Trapper
  23. background: Shady Grove – Rod Stewart [suggested by Charlie Stanton]
  24. Shady Grove – The Black Crowes
  25. Shadow Stabbing – Cake
  26. Shadows – Au Revoir Simone
  27. background: A Whiter Shade of Pale – Willie Nelson
  28. Shadows in the Rain – The Police
  29. clip: 99 Shades of Crazy – JJ Grey & Mofro
  30. clip:  Fahler Als Nur Fahl (A Whiter Shade Of Pale in German) – Erdmöbel
  31. clip:  Les Orgues D’ Antan – (A Whiter Shade Of Pale in French) – Nicoletta
  32. clip:  A Whiter Shade of Pale – Gregorian Chant
  33. A Whiter Shade of Pale (live at Union Chapel) – Procol Harum

This show originally aired on KSKQ on May 9, 2014. This blog entry was posted June 24, 2015.
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