ALLSORTS Golden Sounds of COVID-19

On this edition: ALLSORTS of Golden Sounds of Covid-19 featuring the timely cassette collection of the same name that benefits musicians disrupted by the pandemic.  Other new sounds include The Soft Pink Truth, Ghostpoet & a new single from local SF act Galore.  PLUS a full-on dance around your room salute honoring Afro-beat creator and magnificent percussionist Tony Allen who the world sadly lost last week.


  1. Frenesi by Perez Prado & His Orchestra on The Best Of Perez Prado: The Original Mambo #5 (Rhino)
  2. I Gotta Fever by X on Alphabetland (Fat Possum)
  3. The Petticoat Fever by Merle Travis on Country Hoedown Shows & Films (Country Routes)
  4. Sick, Sick, Sick by Freakwater on End Time (Thrill Jockey)
  5. Fever by Marine Girls on Lazy Ways/Beach Party (Cherry Red)
  6. Magic Fever by Magic Circle Express on Calypsoul 70: Caribbean Soul & Calypso Crossover 1969-1979 (Strut)
  7. Much Too Much by Justin Fowler on Golden Sounds of Covid-19 (Curly Cassettes)
  8. You Will Get Sad by Tica Douglas on Lo (Tica Douglas)
  9. help my brother by wished bone & spencer radcliffe on a bug crawled in the piano (self-released)
  10. Sheltered In by Graves on Golden Sounds of Covid-19 (Curly Cassettes)
  11. Life in Vain by Built to Spill on Built to Spill Play the Songs of Daniel Johnston (Ernest Jenning Record Co.)
  12. Break
  13. Lydia by Galore on Galore (Rocks In Your Head)
  14. Until Olympius Returns by The Mountain Goats on Songs for Pierre Chuvin (Merge Records)
  15. Pope Clement VI Faces the Black Plague by Virgin of the Birds on Golden Sounds of Covid-19 (Curly Cassettes)
  16. Ship by Micachu & the Shapes on Jewellery (Rough Trade)
  17. Six Feet Away by Ryan Stively on Golden Sounds of Covid-19 (Curly Cassettes)
  18. I Grow Tired But Dare Not Fall Asleep by Ghostpoet on I Grow Tired But Dare Not Fall Asleep (Play It Again Sam)
  19. Shall by The Soft Pink Truth on Shall We Go On Sinning So That Grace May Increase? (Thrill Jockey)
  20. Good as Can Be by Niilo Smeds on Golden Sounds of Covid-19 (Curly Cassettes)
  21. When My Heart Says Sing, I Sing (with MayKay) by James Yorkston on That Summer, We Flew (Domino)
  22. You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To by Marisa Anderson & Tara Jane O'Neil on 7 (Jealous Butcher)
  23. Break
  24. Summer Places by Sam Prekop on Comma (Thrill Jockey)
  25. Asesina Sin Matar by El Conjunto on Antologia 2 (self-released)
  26. Slow Bones by Tony Allen & Hugh Masekela on Rejoice (World Circuit)
  27. Secret Agent by Tony Allen on Secret Agent (2009) (Nonesuch)
  28. Kindness by Tony Allen on Homecooking (2014) (Comet)
  29. Progress by Tony Allen & Afrika 70 on Progress (1977) (Afrostrut)
  30. Three Continents by Jimi Tenor & Tony Allen on Inspiration Information 4 (Strut)
  31. Alakoro f/ Tony Allan by Meta Meta on Rolê: New Sounds Of Brazil (Mais Um Discos)
  32. Break
  33. Drifters & Trawlers by The Good, The Bad & the Queen on Merrie Land (Studio 13)