Category Archives: Monuments in Ruin

Bobby’s weekly series of mind-blowing and heavy vinyl tracks that you probably won’t have either heard before… or heard as Bobby spins it. Be ready to get underground and heavy, with insight that will make you feel heavier.

Monuments in Ruin, Ch. 117

This week we dig further into the library depths to unearth some live tracks, jazz laced rock tracks, the suprise pick you may have never known you could enjoy, funky vibes, blues rock and a bit of the bizarre.
New show every Monday at 9pm Eastern on TrendKillRadio.com

(((00:00))) Monuments in Ruin – Episode 117 Intro
(01:39) Lily Tomlin – Obscene Phone Call
(02:20) Frank Zappa – Brown Shoes Dont Make It / Peaches III
(16:04) Traffic – Glad / Freedom Rider
(28:23) Loggins and Messina – Angry Eyes
(39:59) Joe Tex – I Gotcha / Give The Baby Anything The Baby Wants
Ten Years After – Love Like A Man
(53:08) Velvet Underground and Nico – Heroin

Monuments in Ruin, Ch. 116

This week we have a bit of fun by jumping around the record library! It’s a potpourri of music genres. A few covers, a few traditional tunes, a few rockers and even a couple of rollers. It’s all directly pulled from the Monuments In Ruin Green Room vaults.
New show every Monday at 9pm. TrendKillRadio.com

((00:00)) Monuments in Ruin – Episode 116 Intro
(00:32) Sw!ms – Knitting And Knitting
(06:15) Gordon Lightfoot – Cold On The Shoulder
(09:15) Jimi Hendrix – Red House
(20:24) James Vincent – Firefly
(30:22) Charles River Valley Boys – Ticket to Ride
(33:45) Pot Liquor – Rooster Blues
(40:21) Peggy Donaldson Smith – Shady Grove
(42:49) Stanley Brothers and the Clinch Mountain Boys – Little Maggie
(50:11) Devo – Beautiful World
(53:34) Talking Heads – Moon Rocks
(58:35) Ramones – I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend ’75 Demo

Monuments in Ruin, Ch. 115

This week we have a very special and mysterious guest stopping by the KTFT Green Room to Co-Host Episode 115 of Monuments in Ruin! Many listeners will be very familiar with the voice. We take the opportunity to dig through a stack of unearthed 45 rpm records. Hopefully you are prepared for a bit of variety! We discuss phone booths, classic Stephen King stories, Beyonce, psych/garage rock, strange song titles, financial references and many words of wisdom from our guest. Oh, and a tune that is used in a famous Beastie Boys song!
Warning: This episode may create a strange desire for the delicious crackle of crisp rice cereals and/or frying bacon.
New show every Monday at 9pm Eastern on KTFT TrendKillRadio.com

(00:00) Monuments in Ruin – Episode 115 Intro
(01:57) The Four Tophatters ‎– Forty-Five Men In A Telephone Booth
(05:58) The Impalas ‎– Sorry (I Ran All The Way Home)
(09:01) The Chi-Lites – Whole Lot Of Good Good Lovin’
(13:45) The Electric Prunes ‎– Get Me To The World On Time
(16:48) Commodores – Funky Situation
(21:46) Billy Williams ‎– Goodnight Irene
(24:59) The Four Preps ‎– She Was Five And He Was Ten
(27:47) The Beatles ‎– Can’t Buy Me Love
(30:58) Fatback ‎– Gotta Get My Hands On Some (Money)
(35:23) The Walker Bros. – Doin’ The Jerk
(38:43) Bobby Womack & Peace – Sweet Caroline (Good Times Never Seemed So Good)
(42:40) The Hombres ‎– Let It Out (Let It All Hang Out)
(45:24) Bobby Powell – Do Something For Yourself
(48:42) Tony Camillo’s Bazuka ‎– Dynomite 1 and 2
(58:24) The Commodores – Machine Gun

Monuments in Ruin, Ch. 114

Lots of great jams packed into this episode! Let’s talk about EP’s vs LP’s, great artwork, power trios, email lists, new hosts and a few cover songs to top it all off.
New shows every Monday at TrendKillRadio.com at 9pm Eastern.

(00:00) Rad/Monuments in Ruin – Episode 114 Intro
(01:36) Metallica – Helpless
(07:42) Kiss – Watchin’ You
(13:52) ZZ Top – Asleep in the Desert
(17:13) Spooky Tooth – Tobacco Road
(22:28) Far – Monkey Gone To Heaven
(27:18) David Gilmour – There’s No Way Out Of Here
(38:00) Ancestors – Epilogue
(49:47) Kayo Dot – Marathon

Monuments in Ruin, Ch. 113

This week we enjoy a colorful pallet of songs and they all involve colors within the titles! Colors are all around us and it’s not just the blues!
How many songs can you think of with colors in the title? How many artists can you connect with a color in their name? Tune in as we discuss a few.
Monday at 9pm Eastern TrendKillRadio.com
Featuring music from Sugarloaf, Fleetwood Mac, Slayer, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Donovan, Erykah Badu, Graveyard, Black Angels, Miles Davis and Van Morrison.

(00:31) Sugarloaf – Green-Eyed Lady
(07:17) Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac – The Green Manalishi (With The Two Prong Crown)
(14:25) Slayer – Blood Red
(17:13) The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Orange
(20:07) Donovan – Mellow Yellow
(26:21) Erykah Badu – Green Eyes
(38:22) Graveyard – Blue Soul
(44:35) Black Angels – Indigo Meadow
(47:21) Miles Davis and Robert Glasper feat. Phonte – Violet
(58:11) Van Morrison – Brown Eyed Girl

Jackie Zee, Monuments in Ruin – Same Titles, Different Songs Part 2

Welcome again! This is Part Two of the Same Titles, Different Songs collaboration series. In the second hour we continue our research with Monday’s TrendKill Radio dynamic duo of Jackie Zee and Monuments in Ruin. As you should already know, we are searching through songs that share the same title yet do not share the same music. We chip away at the very extensive list and again we have a long way to go.
9pm Eastern / 3am CET on TrendKillRadio.com

Tracklist: Part 2
01:13 Led Zeppelin (UK) – Heartbreaker (Led Zeppelin II 1969)
05:29 Motörhead (UK) – Heartbreaker (Aftershock 2013)
09:24 Pat Benatar (US) – Heartbreaker (In The Heat Of The NIght 1979)
12:50 Grand Funk Railroad (US) – Heartbreaker (On Time 1969)
20:05 Colour Haze (DE) – Mountain (Colour Haze 2005)
26:37 Steak (UK) – Mountain (No God To Save 2017)
32:15 Mooch (CA) – Low (Timewarp 2017)
38:28 The Devil And The Almighty Blues (NO) – Low (II 2017)
49:02 J J Cale (US) – Cocaine (Troubadour 1976)
51:46 Jackson Browne (US) – Cocaine (Running On Empty 1977)

Jackie Zee, Monuments in Ruin – Same Titles, Different Songs Part 1

Welcome to Part One of a new collaboration series. This episode finds the TrendKill Radio team searching through songs that share the same title yet do not share the same music. This list is very extensive and we barely scratch the surface.
7pm Eastern / 1am CET on TrendKillRadio.com

Tracklist: Part 1
01.14 Asteroid (SE) – Lady (II 2010)
05.32 Black Rainbows (IT) – Lady (Supermothafuzzalicious!! 2011)
13.11 Styx (US) – Lady (Styx II 1973)
16.06 Black Sabbath (UK) – Snowblind (Vol. 4 1972)
21.31 Styx (US) – Snowblind (Paradise Theater 1981)
27.53 Demonic Death Judge (FI) – Seaweed (Seaweed 2017)
34.32 Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster (UK) – Seaweed (Collapse 2009)
41.39 Nightstick (US) – The American Way (Death To Music 1999)
44.57 Sacred Reich (US) – The American Way (The American Way 1990)
48.56 Dustrider (IT) – Cosmo (Event Horizon 2017)
53.07 Sun Mammuth (PO) – Cosmo (Cosmo 2015)

Monuments in Ruin, Ch. 112

Big opinions, Modern Music, Creepy Reflection, Lost Records and Rolling Numbers are a few of the topics we hit on this week. Mostly, we discuss a topic that can find a place in all of our hearts. Weather you have a fond fascination with vinyl LPs or have moved on to other formats, records are a huge part of music culture and they are referenced in songs from every genre. Hang out as we listen to a few artists that have written the format directly into their lyrics.
New show every Monday at 9pm Eastern.
*Note/Correction: Stop Making Sense is a live video from the “Speaking in Tongues“ tour.

(00:00) Monuments in Ruin Episode 112 Track List
(00:11) Todd Snider – Vinyl Records
(03:41) Bob Seger – Old Time Rock n Roll
(06:47) Jethro Tull – Something’s On The Move
(13:25) Glenn Miller and His Orchestra – Juke Box Saturday Night
(16:33) Chuck Berry – Little Queenie
(21:11) Jeannie C. Riley – Return To Harper Valley
(25:38) Dire Straits – One World
(29:08) Talking Heads – Life During Wartime
(36:35) Tom Tall and the Tom-Kats – Stack-A-Records
(38:54) Deep Purple – You Can’t Do It Right (With the One You Love)
(42:16) Steely Dan – Pretzel Logic
(50:26) Pearl Jam – Spin the Black Circle
(53:10) Cheap Trick – Surrender
(59:21) Robert Johnson – Phonograph Blues

Monuments in Ruin, Ch. 111

Get ready for the creepy crawl with Monuments in Ruin and we drift through Psychedelics, Collaborations, a very special live recording and some genre benders. All completed with a nice, mellow ending.
TrendKillRadio.com at 9pm Eastern

(00:00) Monuments in Ruin Episode 111 Track List
(00:07) Mammatus – Pierce The Darkness
(10:21) Jello Biafra & The Melvins – Yuppie Cadillac
(14:51) Keelhaul – Driver’s Bread
(24:19) Black Sabbath – Fairies Wear Boots / Behind The Wall of Sleep Peel Session 26th April, 1970
(38:21) Sleepytime Gorilla Museum – FC: The Freedom Club
(47:27) King Crimson – Easy Money
(55:58) Mogwai – Take Me Somewhere Nice