• BIG ENCHILADA 71: Hillbilly Fish Fry

    Mai 11 2014, 15h18

    The catfish are jumpin' and the hillbillies are high here at the Big Enchilada. We're going down to the fishin' hole .Enjoy this new crop of musical hillbilly madness


    (Background Music: Buster's Crawdad Song by The Tune Wranglers)
    Catfish and Collard Greens by Junior Brown
    Crackhead Lullabye by Red Eye Gravy
    Get That Fiddle Fired Up by Hezekiah Goode
    My Love Give Me Love by Steve Train & His Bad Habits
    Everybody Loves My Baby by Dave Van Ronk & The Ragtime Jug Stompers

    (Background Music: Blue Guitars by The Light Crust Doughboys)
    Dixie Fried by The Howlin' Brothers
    Apache Tears by Los Dugans
    Prison Town by Kern Richards
    I Drink to Remember by Dale Watson
    I Like Drinkin' by The Beaumonts
    Please Ask That Clown to Stop Crying by Neil Hamburger

    (Background Music: Texas Playboy Rag by The Pine Valley Cosmonauts)
    Catfish Boogie by Wayne Raney
    Whisper in the Dark by The Pine Hill Haints
    Soy Muriendo by Possessed by Paul James
    Take Your Pony by A Pony Named Olga
    Gotta Shake That Thing by Leon Redbone
    (Background Music: For Lovers Only by Southern Culture on The Skids)
  • Big Enchilada 70: The Wacky Shack Polka

    Mai 11 2014, 15h16

    Spring is in the air, and it's wacky everywhere. Join this garagey, punky party and get ready for some hopped-up, rockin' polka smack dab in the middle. Lots of new tunes by The Black Lips, Scott H. Biram, Figures of Light, J.J. & The Real Jerks, The Beatpack, Future Primitives Billy Joe Winghead and more.


    (Background Music: Polka Chicana by Eddie Dimas)
    Time of My Own by The Woggles
    Damaged Goods by J.J. & The Real Jerks
    Long Battle Coming by Dex Romweber Duo
    Swollen Colon Lament by Figures of Light
    What it's All About by The Goon Mat & Lord Bernardo
    Springtime for Argentina by Billy Joe Winghead
    (Background Music: Oneida Polka by Bill Mraz Orchestra)

    The Pimps of Polka by The Polkaholics
    Happy Chappy Polka by Elliot Sharp & Guy Klucevsek
    I Lost My Kielbasi by Dave Stacey
    Polka Polka by Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper
    Polkas de Nalgas by The Imperial Rooster
    Strip Polka by The Andrews Sisters
    Down at the Friendly Tavern by Brave Combo

    (Background Music: Beer-Drinking Polka by Flaco Jimenez y Max Baca)
    Just Head by The Grannies
    You Broke My Mood Ring by Root Boy Slim & His Sex-Change Band
    Go-Go Girls by Sam the Sham & The Pharoahs
    I'm Walkin' by The Beatpack
    Not at All by The Future Primitives
    Only Whiskey by Scott H. Biram
    Dorner Party by The Black Lips
    (Background Music: No Sabemos Polka by The Santa Rosa Band)

    You like the polka? I did another polka set way way back on Episode 12: The Monkey Wrestling Polka. You can find that HERE
  • BIG ENCHILADA 69: Garage of Enchantment

    Mai 11 2014, 15h14

    Since the days when Buddy Holly recorded in Clovis, New Mexico, the land of roadrunners, sopapillas and crashing flying saucers, has been the home of some excellent rock 'n' roll. It hasn't always thrived, but somehow it's survived. Step inside the Garage of Enchantment into hear some immortal garage, punk and psychedelic sounds, with some Hispanic sounds, which is the foundation of much of New Mexico rock 'n' roll. Viva Nuevo Mexico!


    Here's the playlist:

    (Background Music: Panic Button by The Fireballs )
    I Wanna Come Back from the World of LSD by The Fe-Fi Four Plus 2
    Willow by Manby's Head
    Cave Man by Blood-Drained Cows
    Go Away by The Plague
    When Will I Find Her by Mike Renolds & The Infants of Soul
    La Mula Bronca by Al Hurricane

    (Background Music: Mr. Big by The Four Frogs)
    Witches by Bichos
    Run Girl Run by The Movin' Morfomen
    Who's Been Driving My Little Yellow Taxi Cab by Lincoln Street Exit
    Spreading the Love Vibration by 27 Devils Joking
    Working Girl by The Strawberry Zots
    El Corrido de Emilio Naranjo by Angel Espinoza

    (Background Music: Little Big Hair by Milo de Venus)
    The Movies by The Angel Babies
    For Your Love by Mother Structman's Jams and Jellies
    Goat Throat by The Scrams
    Tipi Tipi Tin by Baby Gaby
    (Background Music: Moonbeam by King Richard & The Knights)
  • Big Enchilada 68: January Jitters

    Jan 14 2014, 18h10

    It's the first Big Enchilada Podcast episode of the year. Listen up and get those January Jitters! Shake it up!


    Here's the playlist:

    (Background Music: Are You Nervous by The Instrumentals )
    Happy New Year by Spike Jones & His City Slickers
    What You Need by Thee Oh Sees
    Prostitution by Tiger Sex
    Rock 'n' Roll Victim by Death
    Sand Surfin' by The Four Dimensions

    (Background Music: Nervous Boogie by Paul Gayten)
    I Should Have Been in Art School by Wild Billy Chyldish & CTMF
    Hot Rod Man by Sexton Ming
    Drop Dead Baby by Ty Segall & Mikal Cronin
    Too Much Love by Harlan T. Bobo
    The Pissed-Off Punk Rock Ex-Girlfriend's Club by The Barbarellatones
    Border Town Blues by Long John Hunter
    Sputnik Hires a Band by Sputnik Monroe

    (Background Music: Chi-Wa-Wa by The Fortunes)
    Timothy by The Nervebreakers
    Fruta Podrida by Way y Los Arrrghs!!!
    Banana Bike by Dot Wiggin Band
    King Rat by Night Beats
    Woke Up in a Police Car by The Oblivians
    Long Gone Sister by New Bomb Turks
    Sun Can't Be Seen No More by David Lynch
  • Episode 67: 2013 Christmas Special

    Dez 21 2013, 8h12

    Merry Christmas, my dear young friends! Once again the Big Enchilada is going to rock your stockings off. Roll your Yule logs and hang your little balls on the tree. The War on Christmas never sounded so good.

    Check it out HERE: http://www.bigenchiladapodcast.com/2013/12/episode-67-2013-christmas-special.html

    Here's the playlist:

    (Background Music: O Christmas Tree by Brave Combo)
    Beatnik's Wish by Patsy Ray & The Beatniks
    We Got the Eggnog If You Got the Whiskey by Hickoids
    Jail by The Rockin' Guys
    Father Christmas is Dressed in Green by Wild Billy Childish & The Musicians of The British Empire
    Nothin' But Tears Under My Christmas Tree by Thee Fine Lines
    I Wanna Spend Christmas with Elvis by Marlene Paul
    Hey Santa Claus by The Moonglows
    (Background Music: Deck the Halls by The Klezmonauts)

    Groovy Christmas and New Year by Kojo Donkoh & Pee Pee Dynamite
    My Mom and Santa (Twistin') by George Jones
    I Still Believe in Christmas by The Fleshtones
    Poncho Claus by El Vez
    Christmas Cheer by Angry Johnny & The Killbillies
    The Season's Upon Us by Dropkick Murphys
    (Background Music: Jingle Bells by Gene Krupa & Charlie Ventura )

    Christmas Outta Site (Wonder) by New Mystery Girl
    Santa on the Roof by Reverend Horton Heat
    I Know What You Want For Christmas by Kay Martin & Her Body Guards
    '67 Christmas by The Electric Prunes
    Merry Christmas Darlin' by James Hand
    White Christmas by Iggy Pop
  • EPISODE 66: White Trash Trophies

    Nov 28 2013, 10h19

    Howdy friends and neighbors and welcome to the latest hillbilly episode of The Big Enchilada. Every song this month truly is a trophy in its own peculiar way. And smack dab in the middle of the episode is a set, inspired by Norton Records' new compilation, Tragic Songs From the Grassy Knoll, of country and blues songs commemorating the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Hang on!

    Check it out HERE: http://www.bigenchiladapodcast.com/2013/11/episode-66-white-trash-trophies.html

    Here's the playlist:

    (Background Music: Dance, Cajun Dance by Sammy Naquin)
    Old Man from the Mountain by Bryan & The Haggards with Eugene Chadbourne
    My Frijoles Ain't Free Anymore by Augie Meyers
    Shackin' Up by Daddy Longlegs
    All Hearts in Wichita By Two Ton Strap
    Dreamin' Ain't Waltzin' by Copper & Coal
    Welfare Music by The Bottle Rockets
    (Background Music: Brownie's Stomp by Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies)


    Memories of Kennedy by Hasil Adkins
    Sad Day in Texas by Otis Spann
    The Death of John F. Kennedy by The Southern Gospel Band
    Lee Harvey by T. Tex Edwards
    Friend by The Rockin' Guys

    (Background Music: Texas Guitar Stomp by The Maddox Brothers & Rose)
    I Don't Want to Wash Off Last Night by The Gaunga Dyns
    Ain't That a Dilly? by Marlon Grisham
    Two Hoops and a Holler by Jean Shepard
    Your Wildlife's Gonna Get You Down by Carol S. Johnson
    Julia Belle Swain by The Howlin' Brothers
    I'll Trade You Money For Wine by Robbie Fulks
    Corn Liquor Made a Fool Out of Me by The Bad Livers
  • Episode 65: 2013 Spooktacular

    Nov 28 2013, 10h17

    BOO! Happy Halloween, my dear young friends! Welcome to the 6th (!!!!) annual Big Enchilada Spooktacular, where once again I've dug up some ghostly, ghastly tunes by some of your favorite artists and mine (plus a bunch you might never have heard of.) And guess what: This is the 5th anniversary of this podcast. I've been doing this since I was a young man ... well, slightly less-old man.

    Check it out HERE: http://www.bigenchiladapodcast.com/2013/10/podcast-65-2013-spooktacular.html

    Here's the playlist:

    (Background Music: It's Monster Surfing Time by Los Straitjackets)
    Demon Death by Southern Culture on the Skids
    He's Waitin' by The Sonics
    Honeymoon at Hell by The Monsters
    Mummy Shakes by The Molting Vultures
    Black Leather Monster by The Plasmatics
    'Tain't No Sin (To Take Off Your Skin) by Fred Hall

    (Background Music: Theme from Halloween by Los Straitjackets)
    Por Mil Demonios by Horror Deluxe
    Monster Rock by Screaming Lord Sutch
    Satan's Little Pet Pig by Demon's Claws
    Haunted Hipster by The Fleshtones
    Hoodoo Bash by Peter Stampfel & Jeffrey Lewis

    (Background Music: Ghostbusters by Los Straitjackets)
    Haunted Head by Kid Congo Powers
    Demon in My Head by Joe Buck Yourself
    Witch on Fire by Dan Melchior's Broke Revue
    Hush, Hush, Hush, (Here Comes the Boogie Man) by Henry Hall
    Bad She Gone Voodoo by Chief Fuzzer
  • Episode 64: Chompin' at the Stomp

    Nov 28 2013, 10h13

    We goin' to New Orleans! Next week I'll be attending the 2013 Ponderosa Stomp, billed as a celebration of the unsung heroes of American music. This year's headliners include The Standells, The Sonics, Swamp Dogg, Ty Wagner and other under-appreciated R&B, rockabilly and garage-rock warriors. In anticipation of the festival, this episode -- following some of the crazed rock 'n' soul you expect from The Big Enchilada, you'll hear a rollicking tribute to the Ponderosa Stomp. Stomp on!

    Check it out here: http://www.bigenchiladapodcast.com/2013/09/podcast-64-chompin-at-stomp.html

    Here's the playlist:

    (Background Music: Mardis Gras in New Orleans by Dirty Dozen Brass Band)
    New Orleans by The Plimsouls with The Fleshtones
    Do the Trash by The Cryptics
    Life on the Mountain by Los Tentakillls
    Your Woman by Andre Williams & The New Orleans Hellhounds

    (Background Music: Way Down Yonder in New Orleans by The Kansas City Six)
    That's Your Problem by Mal Thursday & The Cheetahs
    Sewer Fire by Thee Oh Sees
    Switched On by The Insomniacs
    The Cat Never Sleeps by Mama Rosin with Hip Bone Slim & The Knee Tremblers

    (Background Music: Shoo Fly by Bo Dollis, Monk Boudreaux & Rebirth Brass Band)


    Mr. Nobody by The Standells
    Walking Down Lonely Street by Ty Wagner
    Cops and Robbers by Boogaloo
    Playin' Hide Go Seek by Eddie Daniels
    Makin' Love by The Sloths
    Baby Doll by Charlie Gracie

    (Background Music: Tin Roof Blues by Louis Armstrong)
    Boss Hoss by The Sonics
    Fire by Gino Parks
    Rebecca Rodifer by Gaunga Dyns
    Crawdad Hole by Swamp Dogg
  • Episode 63: Shout When The Spirit Says Shout

    Nov 28 2013, 10h10

    Let the spirit of crazy rock 'n' roll move your soul. Enjoy two high-voltage sets of rock, soul and psychobilly, then free your soul with a final explosion of primal gospel sounds. Hallelujah!

    Check it out HERE: http://www.bigenchiladapodcast.com/2013/08/big-enchilada-63-shout-when-spirit-says.html

    Here's the playlist:

    (Background Music: Shout! by Question Mark & The Mysterians)
    Heebie Jeebies by Nick Curran & The Nightlifes
    I'm a No Count by Ty Wagner
    Gotta Get My Eyes Done by The Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black
    Slipping Away by Mudhoney
    Break the Ghost by Big John Bates
    Must Be Desire by Mojo JuJu

    (Background Music: Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate by New Orleans Feetwarmers)
    Skulldiggin' by Black Joe Lewis
    Hey Cookie by The Dirtbombs
    Jim Dandy by Tim Timebomb & Friends
    In My Time of Dying by Coconut Kings
    Big Bad John by Big John Hamilton
    (Background Music: Hollerin' by The Campbell Brothers)

    Go Devil Go by Madam Ira Mae Littlejohn
    I Love the Lord by Rev. Johnny L. Jones
    Jesus Gave Me Water by The Stars of Faith
    God Don't Like It by Rev. A. Johnson
    Jonah by The Famous Davis Sisters
    I'll Just Wave My Hand by Calvin Cooke & Grace Cooke
  • Podcast 62: Around the World in a Daze Vol. 2

    Jul 31 2013, 17h56

    All aboard the Big Enchilada, where this month, to borrow a phrase from the Three Stooges, we're going Around the World in a Daze, a whirlwind tour of the world's garages. It's an international incident waiting to happen.

    Check it here:
    Big Enchilada 62: Around the World in a Daze Vol. 2

    Here's the playlist:

    (Background Music: Sueno Sicodelico by Los Holys (Peru) )
    We Rise Again by Gogol Bordello (Multi-national)
    Yom Pha Barn Norn Pahwaa (Satan's Nightmare) by Paiboon (Thailand)
    Bashana Haba'ah by Yidcore (Australia)
    We're Laughing by The Psychedelic Aliens (Ghana)
    Ljubav Kraj Izvora by 3 Mustaphas 3 (England)
    Miedo by Los Explosivos (Mexico)
    (Background Music: (On the Road Again by Istanbul Blues Kumpanyasi (Turkey) )

    Los Nuggetz Set
    (All the songs in this set are from the new Rock Beat Records box set Los Nuggetz: '60s Garage & Psych From Latin America, available on disc or download at all the usual places)

    Bule Bule from Los Shains (Peru)
    Me Reire by Los Shakers (Spain)
    Colours by Kaleidoscope (Dominican Republic)
    I Wanna Go by Los Mockers (Uruguay)
    Peace of Mind by La Vida (Mexico)
    Més Enllà (Milkcow Blues) by Els Xocs (Spain)
    Te Olvidare by The Speakers (Columbia)

    (Background Music: Juzno-Moravsko Kolo by Aca Novkovic Orchestra)
    Fayt by Cankisou (Czech Republic)
    Wait for Me by Roger Damawuzan (Benin or Togo)
    Pissed Off by The Rodeo Carburettor (Japan)
    Bye Bye by The Friends (Sweden)
    Fever Fever Fever by Kult (Poland)