Diamond Days

DJ Eagle Dog

Monday 2PM-4PM

Unearthing gems from the realms of Folk and Outsider music, plus other magical treasures.

  • November 18, 2019

    • Rodríguez "Sugar Man" [Cold Fact]
    • Buffy Sainte-Marie "He's A Keeper Of The Fire - Live" [Illuminations]
    • Pentangle "Light Flight" [Basket of Light]
    • Miriam Makeba "The Click Song" [Miriam Makeba]
    • Sam Cooke "If I Had A Hammer (The Hammer Song) - Live" [Sam Cooke At the Copa]
    • Melanie "God's Only Daughter" [Please Love Me]
    • Graham Nash "Military Madness" [Songs For Beginners]
    • The Roches "Mr. Sellack" [The Roches]
    • The Incredible String Band "A Very Cellular Song - 2010 Remaster" [The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter]
    • Aldous Harding "The Barrel" [Designer]
    • Joan Baez "Don't Think Twice, It's All Right" [In Concert]
    • The Staple Singers "Uncloudy Day" [Swing Low Sweet Chariot]
    • Marais & Miranda "What Is A Mammal?" [Nature Songs (from Ballads for the Age of Science)]
    • Joanna Newsom "Sapokanikan" [Divers]
    • Michael Hurley "Open Up" [Armchair Boogie]
    • Mary Hopkin "The Wind - Remastered 2010" [Earth Song - Ocean Song (Remastered 2010 / Expanded Edition)]
    • Josephine Foster "Force Divine" [Faithful Fairy Harmony]
    • Larry Yes and The Tangled Mess "Animals" [The Next Wave of Omnigalactic Peace Warriors]
    • Ella Jenkins, Brother John Sellers, Joseph Brewer "An Old Lady and Her Horse" [A Long Time]
    • Bird By Snow "Before Names" [Offering]
    • Joni Mitchell "California" [Blue]
    • John Phillips "Mississippi" [John The Wolfking Of L.A.]
    • Malvina Reynolds "Johnny Built a House" [12 Unreleased Gems]
    • Harry Belafonte "Man Smart (Woman Smarter)" [Calypso]
    • Comus "Diana" [First Utterance]
    • The DeZurik Sisters "The Arizona Yodeler" [Yodel Masterclass]
    • Donovan "Changes" [Open Road]
    • Belle & Sebastian "Like Dylan In The Movies" [If You're Feeling Sinister]
    • Bob Dylan "One of Us Must Know (Sooner or Later)" [Blonde On Blonde]
    • Ervin Webb "I'm Going Home - Remastered" [I'm Gonna Live Anyhow Until I Die: Alan Lomax’s "Southern Journey," 1959–1960]
    • Chad & Jeremy "A Summer Song" [A Summer Song]
  • November 04, 2019

    Feeling Good

    • Miss Abrams And The Strawberry Point 4th Grade Class "The Happiest Day Of My Life" [Miss Abrams And The Strawberry Point 4th Grade Class]
    • Vashti Bunyan "Where I Like To Stand" [Just Another Diamond Day]
    • The Bergerfolk "Three White Gulls" [Bergerfolk, Vol. 4: Pack Up Your Sorrows]
    • John Phillips "Malibu People" [John The Wolfking Of L.A.]
    • Sarah Louise "Floating Rhododendron" [Floating Rhododendron]
    • Bridget St John "The Curious Crystals Of Unusual Purity" [Ask Me No Questions]
    • Tiny Tim "Strawberry Tea" [God Bless Tiny Tim]
    • Ella Jenkins "Pretty Trees Around the World" [Rhythms of Childhood]
    • Melanie "Baby Day" [Gather Me]
    • Pentangle "The Dolphin" [Open The Door]
    • Shintaro Sakamoto "Future Lullaby" [Let's Dance Raw]
    • Bernice Johnson Reagon "Running" [River Of Life: Harmony One]
    • Wesley Willis "Good News Is Rock N Roll" [Rush Hour]
    • Loudon Wainwright III "The Swimming Song" [Attempted Mustache]
    • Joseph Spence "We Shall Be Happy" [Happy All The Time]
    • Naomi Lewis "Purple Plum" [Purple Plum b/w Danny's Song]
    • Relatively Clean Rivers "Hello Sunshine" [Relatively Clean Rivers]
    • Judee Sill "The Lamb Ran Away with the Crown - Remastered" [Judee Sill]
    • The Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players "Look At Me" [Lost And Found]
    • Richie Havens "Here Comes The Sun" [Live At The Cellar Door and at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium]
    • Hirth Martinez "Be Everything" [Hirth From Earth]
    • Lady Peachena "We Shall Not Be Moved (Live)" [Celebrating the Civil Rights Movement]
    • Malvina Reynolds "Sing Along" [Another County Heard From]
    • Diane Cluck "Travel Light" [Travel Light]
    • Camille and Kennerly "Crazy Train" [Harp Attack 2]
    • Washington Phillips "Lift Him Up That's All" [The Key To The Kingdom]
    • The Langley Schools Music Project "Mandy" [Innocence and Despair]
    • Shira Small "Eternal Life" [Wayfaring Strangers: Ladies From the Canyon]
    • Kimya Dawson "I Like Giants" [Remember That I Love You]
    • Johnnie Frierson "Have You Been Good to Yourself" [Have You Been Good to Yourself]
    • The Incredible String Band "This Moment" [I Looked Up]
  • October 21, 2019

    ~~a little bit more spooky~~

    • Jan Terri "Get Down Goblin" [The Wild One]
    • Michael Hurley "Werewolf" [Wolfways]
    • The Delta Rhythm Boys "Dry Bones" [Vintage Vocal Jazz / Swing No. 130 - EP: Swingin' Spirituals]
    • Jason Webley "Halloween" [Viaje]
    • Mary Hopkin "Lord Of The Reedy River - Remastered 2010" [Post Card (Remastered 2010 / Deluxe Edition)]
    • Caroline Peyton "White Teeth" [Mock Up]
    • Kay Starr with Orchestra "Headless Horseman" [The Best]
    • Earth Girl Helen Brown "The Wave" [Saturn]
    • Swan Silvertones "Milky White Way" [Amen, Amen, Amen: the Essential Collection]
    • Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds "Black Hair - 2011 Remastered Version" [The Boatman's Call (2011 Remastered Version)]
    • Almeda Riddle "The Water Is Wide" [Granny RIddle's Songs and Ballads]
    • Word Of Mouth Chorus "Idumea" [Rivers Of Delight - American Folk Hymns From The Sacred Harp Tradition]
    • Little Wings "Fall Skull - Re-Issue" [Black Grass]
    • Linda Perhacs "Chimacum Rain" [Parallelograms]
    • Jonathan Richman "Vampire Girl" [You Must Ask the Heart]
    • Brigitte Fontaine "Vous et nous" [Vous et nous]
    • Steeleye Span "Twa Corbies" [The Lark in Morning - The Early Years]
    • Norma Tanega "You're Dead" [Walkin' My Cat Named Dog]
    • Disney Studio Chorus "Heffalumps and Woozles - From "Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day"/Soundtrack Version" [The Sherman Brothers Songbook]
    • Diane Cluck "A Phoenix & Doves" [Countless Times]
    • The A.L. Phipps Family "The Death Of Abraham Lincoln" [Old Time Mountain Pickin' & Singin']
    • Dead Man's Bones "My Body's a Zombie For You" [Dead Man's Bones]
    • Jana Hunter "Sleep" [There's No Home]
    • Rev. Roger Worthy & His Sister Bonnie Woodstock "Get Back Satan" [Last Time Around]
    • Sonny & The Sunsets "Death Cream" [Tomorrow Is Alright]
    • Donovan "Roots of Oak" [Open Road]
    • Buffy Sainte-Marie "God Is Alive Magic Is Afoot" [Illuminations]
    • Rodd Keith "Run Spook Run" [The American Song-Poem Anthology: Do You Know The Difference Between Big Wood and Brush?]
    • Wooden Wand "I Made You" [Death Seat]
    • Cate le Bon "Out To Sea" [Me Oh My]
    • FREEMAN "Black Bush" [FREEMAN]
    • Lucia Pamela "Walking on the Moon" [Into Outer Space with Lucia Pamela]
    • Camille and Kennerly "Don't Fear the Reaper" [Harp Attack (Remastered)]
  • October 07, 2019

    ~~a little bit spooky~~

    • The Space Lady "Ghost Riders in the Sky" [The Space Lady's Greatest Hits]
    • Camille and Kennerly "Enter Sandman" [Harp Attack 3]
    • The Poppy Family "Shadows On My Wall" [Folk Is Not A Four Letter Word]
    • Screamin' Jay Hawkins "Little Demon" [Cow Fingers And Mosquito Pie]
    • Comus "Figure in Your Dreams" [To Keep from Crying]
    • Miriam Makeba "Hush" [The Very Best Of (1956 - 1959)]
    • Laura Gibson "Li'l Red Riding Hood" [Little Red Riding Hood]
    • Word Of Mouth Chorus "White" [Rivers Of Delight - American Folk Hymns From The Sacred Harp Tradition]
    • The Eloise Trio "Zombie Jamboree" [The Originals - Plays Calypso]
    • Tangelia Tricoli "Jet Lady" [Songs in the Key of Z, Vol. 2: The Curious Universe of Outsider Music]
    • Jonathan Richman "No One Was Like Vermeer" [Because Her Beauty Is Raw And Wild]
    • Molly Drake "Cuckoo Time" [The Tide's Magnificence: Songs and Poems of Molly Drake]
    • Donovan "Jabberwocky" [HMS Donovan]
    • The Fugs "I Want to Know - 2006 Remaster" [Electromagnetic Steamboat: The Reprise Recordings]
    • Mary Hopkin "Water, Paper And Clay - Remastered 2010" [Earth Song - Ocean Song (Remastered 2010)]
    • Prairie Ramblers "Ghost In The Graveyard" [Halloween Classics: Songs That Scared The Bloomers Off Your Great-Grandma]
    • Diane Cluck "The River" [The River]
    • Bedouine "Bird" [Bird Songs of a Killjoy]
    • Kevin Morby "O Behold" [Oh My God]
    • White Magic "Katie Cruel" [Dat Rosa Mel Apibus]
    • The Langley Schools Music Project "Help Me, Rhonda" [Innocence and Despair]
    • Jason Webley "Devil Be Good" [Against the Night]
    • Anne Briggs "Lowlands" [The Hazards of Love]
    • Mark Fry "The Witch" [Dreaming with Alice]
    • The Del Rubio Triplets "Whip It" [Whip It]
    • Swan Silvertones "Trouble In My Way" [Amen, Amen, Amen: the Essential Collection]
    • Kimya Dawson "Singing Machine" [Hidden Vagenda]
    • Ella Jenkins "The Cedar Trees" [Rhythms of Childhood]
    • Robin Zeitlin and Lynn Isbell "Dona, Dona" [Folk Music of Washington Square]
    • Shirley Collins "Death and the Lady" [Lodestar]
    • Danielson "Smooth Death" [Tell Another Joke At The Ol' Choppin' Block]
    • Heron "Miss Kiss" [Twice as Nice & Half the Price]
    • Woody Guthrie "Grassy Grass Grass (Grow Grow Grow)" [Songs to Grow on for Mother and Child]
  • September 23, 2019

    • Jad Fair "First Day At Work" [It's Spooky]
    • Connie Converse "Talkin ’ Like You (Two Tall Mountains)" [How Sad, How Lovely]
    • Jad Fair "Ostrich" [It's Spooky]
    • Woody Guthrie "Why, Oh Why?" [Songs to Grow on for Mother and Child]
    • Kim Jung Mi "Blow Spring Breeze" [Now]
    • Lynn Castle "New York" [Rose Colored Corner]
    • Beck "Some Things Last a Long Time (Daniel Johnston cover)" [n/a (live performance on KCRW)]
    • Judee Sill "Emerald River Dance" [Dreams Come True - Hi - I Love You Right Heartily Here - New Songs]
    • Bingo Gazingo "Everyday I Leave Ten Dollars on the Table" [Bingo Gazingo]
    • Daniel Johnston "Space Ducks Theme Song" [Space Ducks: Soundtrack]
    • The Staple Singers "Solon Bushi (Japanese Folk Song)" [We'll Get Over]
    • The Poppy Family "Where Evil Grows" [A Good Thing Lost: 1968-1973]
    • Camille and Kennerly "Rainbow in the Dark" [Harp Attack 3]
    • Joanna Newsom "'81" [Have One On Me]
    • Jessica Pratt "Half Twain the Jesse" [Jessica Pratt]
    • Daniel Johnston "Happy Time" [Fun]
    • Rodríguez "This Is Not a Song, It's an Outburst: Or, the Establishment Blues" [Cold Fact]
    • Leon Bibb & Ronnie Gil "What Makes A Good American" [It Could Be A Wonderful World]
    • El Teatro Campesino "El picket sign" [Rolas de Aztlán: Songs of the Chicano Movement]
    • Kathy Mccarty "Rocketship" [Dead Dog's Eyeball]
    • Haley Heynderickx "Oom Sha La La" [I Need to Start a Garden]
    • Shooby Taylor "Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing" [Songs in the Key of Z, Vol. 2: The Curious Universe of Outsider Music]
    • Daniel Johnston "Mind Contorted" [Fun]
    • Ella Jenkins "Sing Me A Song Again, Ella" [This-A-Way, That-A-Way]
    • The Midnight Pine "Shadows Always Fade" [Shadows Always Fade]
    • Aldous Harding "What If Birds Aren't Singing They're Screaming" [Party]
    • Josephine Foster "Child of God" [Blood Rushing]
    • Daniel Johnston "Life in Vain" [Fun]
    • Peggy Seeger "Different Therefore Equal" [Different Therefore Equal]
    • Blind Willie Johnson "John the Revelator" [The Complete Blind Willie Johnson]
    • Bridget St John "The Pebble And The Man" [Songs For The Gentle Man]
    • Miss Abrams And The Strawberry Point 4th Grade Class "The Happiest Day Of My Life" [Miss Abrams And The Strawberry Point 4th Grade Class]
    • The Incredible String Band "Koeeoaddi There - 2010 Remaster" [The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter]
    • Esso Trinidad Steel Band "Cecilia" [Esso Trinidad Steel Band]
    • Daniel Johnston "Like A Monkey In A Zoo" [Songs Of Pain]
  • September 09, 2019

    • Shira Small "Eternal Life" [Wayfaring Strangers: Ladies From the Canyon]
    • Tia Blake "Plastic Jesus" [Folksongs & Ballads]
    • Moondog "Do Your Thing" [H'art Songs]
    • Vashti Bunyan "17 Pink Sugar Elephants" [Some Things Just Stick In Your Mind (Singles And Demos 1964 To 1967)]
    • Cibo Matto "Aguas De Marco" [Super Relax]
    • Elizabeth Cotten and Brenda Evans "Shake Sugaree" [Shake Sugaree]
    • The Staple Singers "Don't Knock" [Uncloudy Day & Will The Circle Be Unbroken?]
    • The Incredible String Band "The Hedgehog's Song - 2010 Remaster" [The 5000 Spirits Or The Layers Of The Onion]
    • Melanie "Baby Day" [Gather Me]
    • Joe Meek & the Blue Men "I Hear a New World" [I Hear a New World: An Outer Space Music Fantasy]
    • Bill Callahan "Sycamore" [Woke On A Whaleheart]
    • Peggy Seeger "Daddy Shot A Bear" [Animal Folk Songs For Children]
    • Pentangle "Hunting Song" [Basket of Light]
    • Daniel Johnston "Good Morning You" [Respect]
    • Hearth & Hymn "Where Is the Moon?" [Lullaby Bangers]
    • Nina Simone "Suzanne" [To Love Somebody (Expanded Edition)]
    • Comus "Song to Comus" [First Utterance]
    • Jana Hunter "Laughing & Crying" [Blank Unstaring Heirs Of Doom]
    • Prelude "After the Goldrush (Rerecorded)" [After the Goldrush: Greatest Hits Collection]
    • Mountain Man "Holy Father (Live)" [Live At The Wiltern]
    • The Freedom Singers "Dogs" [We Shall Overcome]
    • Donovan "Josie" [What's Bin Did and What's Bin Hid]
    • Hasil Adkins "She Said" [Out To Hunch]
    • White Magic "Palm and Wine" [Dat Rosa Mel Apibus]
    • The Space Lady "Puttin' on the Ritz" [The Space Lady's Greatest Hits]
    • Bob Hippen "Testoda Mata Ta" [n/a]
    • The Kinks "Strangers" [Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Pt. One]
    • Gil Scott-Heron "Whitey on the Moon" [The Revolution Begins: The Flying Dutchman Masters]
    • Aldous Harding "Designer" [Designer]
    • Pete Seeger "What Did You Learn in School Today" [Pete Seeger: The Smithsonian Folkways Collection]
    • The Shaggs "Who Are Parents?" [Philosophy of the World]
    • Juan Wauters "Woodside, Queens" [Who Me?]
    • Magnet "Maypole" [The Wicker Man - Original Soundtrack Recording]
    • Wooden Wand "Sundrum Ladies" [Harem of the Sundrum & the Witness Figg]
    • Congress-Woman Malinda Jackson Parker "Cousin Mosquito #1" [Tubman Goodtype Songs of Liberia]
    • Margo Guryan "Sunday Morning" [Take A Picture]