Radio Free GAK Episode October 19, 2009

rfg #86 - "Wild for kicks and martini stirsticks" (2009 October 19)

7:30am - 9:02am

This week, John Barry and four of his soundtracks: The Knack... and How to Get It, Boom!, You Only Live Twice and Octopussy. Consider this the first profile on John Barry (OBE) since his soundtrack work is numerous and too wondrous to parse all at once.

1. David Arnold & the Propellerheads: On Her Majesty's Secret Service (Shaken and Stirred: The David Arnold James Bond Project, 1997) Sire
2. John Barry: A Man Alone [Jazz Version] (The Ipcress File OST, 1964) Silva
3. John Barry: Main Theme (The Knack... and How to Get It OST, 1965) Rykodisc
4. John Barry: Here Comes Nancy Now! (The Knack... and How to Get It OST, 1965) Rykodisc
5. John Barry: Photo Strip (The Knack... and How to Get It OST, 1965) Rykodisc
6. John Barry: Ecstasy! (The Knack... and How to Get It OST, 1965) Rykodisc
7. John Barry: Of a Year Unknown (Boom! OST, 1968/2008) Harkit
8. John Barry: Pain Gone 'til Tomorrow (Boom! OST, 1968/2008) Harkit
9. John Barry: Through Caverns Measureless to Man (Boom! OST, 1968/2008) Harkit
10. John Barry: A Mobile Called Boom (Boom! OST, 1968/2008) Harkit
11. John Barry: Theme from Midnight Cowboy (Midnight Cowboy OST, 1969) EMI
12. Nancy Sinatra: You Only Live Twice (You Only Live Twice OST, 1967) United Artists
13. John Barry: Capsule in Space (You Only Live Twice OST, 1967) United Artists
14. John Barry: Fight at Kobe Dock/Helga (You Only Live Twice OST, 1967) United Artists
15. John Barry: A Drop in the Ocean (You Only Live Twice OST, 1967) United Artists
16. John Barry: The Wedding (You Only Live Twice OST, 1967) United Artists
17. John Barry: Bond Averts World War III (You Only Live Twice OST, 1967) United Artists
18. John Barry: 009 Gets the Knife and Gorbinda Attacks (Octopussy OST, 1983/2003) Rykodisc
19. John Barry: Bond Meets Octopussy (Octopussy OST, 1983/2003) Rykodisc
20. John Barry: The Chase Bomb Theme (Octopussy OST, 1983/2003) Rykodisc
21. David Arnold & Pulp: All Time High (Shaken and Stirred: The David Arnold James Bond Project, 1997) Sire
22. Martin Denny: Midnight Cowboy (Exotic Moog, 1969) Electronic Vanguard
23. Sex Mob: Bond with Bongos (Sex Mob does Bond, 2001) Ropeadope
24. Sex Mob: This Never Happened to the Other Feller (Sex Mob does Bond, 2001) Ropeadope

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