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Phil O'Brien and Simon Morris present an afternoon of alleged music and dubious entertainment. 

Simon Morris and Phil O'Brien

Simon Morris and Phil O'Brien Photo: RNZ

Playlist: Death & Taxes

12 - 1 p.m.

Artist: Mississippi Sheiks with Bo Carter
Title: Sales Tax
Composer: Carter, Jacobs
Album: 'Sweet Maggie' (78 RPM single)
Label: Bluebird

Artist: Cheap Trick
Title: Taxman, Mr. Thief
Composer: Rick Nielsen
Album: Cheap Trick
Label: Epic

Artist: Brave Combo
Title: Holiday
Composer: Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb
Album: Kikiriki
Label: DenTone

Artist: Cupid's Inspiration
Title: Yesterday Has Gone
Composer: Randazzo, Pike
Album: Sixties Power Ballads - The Greatest Driving Anthems in the World... Ever!
Label: Virgin / EMI

Artist: Slim Gaillard
Title: Taxpayers Blues
Composer: Slim Gaillard
Album: Laughing in Rhythm
Label: Proper

Artist: Texas
Title: I Don't Want a Lover
Composer: McElhone, Spiteri
Album: Southside
Label: Mercury

Artist: Rover
Title: Hank & Stu
Composer: Trad. / Unknown
Album: Various - Dr. Demento Presents: The Greatest Novelty Records of All Time Volume IV, The 70s
Label: Rhino

Artist: Lorraine Allison
Title: Stay With Me Baby
Composer: Ragovoy, Weiss
Album: Ladies Sing the Blues
Label: Crimson Productions

Artist: The Kinks
Title: Catch Me Now I'm Falling
Composer: Ray Davies
Album: Low Budget
Label: Arista

1 - 2 p.m.

Artist: The Yardbirds
Title: Psycho Daisies
Composer: Dreja, McCarthy, Beck, Page
Album: Roger the Engineer
Label: Warner Bros.

Artist: Tiny Tim
Title: Tommy Tax
Composer: Herbert B. Khaury
Album: God Bless Tiny Tim: The Complete Reprise Studio Masters... And More
Label: Warner Bros.

Artist: Nick Lowe
Title: Little Card Trick
Composer: Nick Lowe
Album: Quiet Please - The Best of Nick Lowe
Label: Proper

Artist: The Divine Comedy
Title: A Lady of a Certain Age
Composer: Neil Hannon
Album: The Divine Comedy - Live at Somerset House
Label: Concert Live

Artist: The Fabulous Thunderbirds feat. Wes Watkins & Roosevelt Collier
Title: (I Know) I'm Losing You
Composer: Whitfield, Holland, Grant
Album: Strong Like That
Label: MRi Entertainment

Artist: Alice Cooper
Title: Pretty Ballerina
Composer: Michael Brown
Album: Dirty Diamonds
Label: New West / Spitfire

Artist: The Beautiful South
Title: Don't Fear the Reaper
Composer: Buck Dharma
Album: Golddiggers, Headnodders and Pholk Songs
Label: Sony

Artist: The Flirtations
Title: Nothing But Heartache
Composer: Bickerton, Waddington
Album: (Single)
Label: Deram

Artist: Devlin
Title: All Along the Watchtower (Instrumental)
Composer: Bob Dylan
Album: A Moving Picture
Label: Universal

Artist: Crowbar
Title: Oh What a Feeling
Composer: Fordham, Greenway
Album: Bad Manors
Label: Daffodil

2 - 3 p.m.

Artist: Gregory Porter
Title: Consequence of Love
Composer: Gregory Porter
Album: Take Me to the Alley
Label: Blue Note

Artist: Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings
Title: What if We All Stop Paying Taxes
Composer: Mann, Michels
Album: Soul Time!
Label: Daptone

Artist: The Monkees
Title: You Bring the Summer
Composer: Andy Partridge
Album: Good Times!
Label: Rhino

Artist: The Gap Band
Title: You Dropped a Bomb on Me
Composer: Wilson, Simmons, Taylor
Album: Gap Band IV
Label: Total Experience

Artist: Junior Parker
Title: Taxman
Composer: George Harrison
Album: The Outside Man
Label: Capitol

Artist: Frightened Rabbit
Title: Get Out
Composer: Frightened Rabbit
Album: Painting of a Panic Attack
Label: Atlantic

Artist: Freddie Burns and his Ranch Boys
Title: Juke Box Boogie
Composer: Williams, Wamble
Album: Juke Box Boogie (78 RPM single)
Label: Star Talent

Artist: Sam Brown
Title: Can I Get a Witness?
Composer: Holland, Dozier, Holland
Album: Stop!
Label: A&M

Artist: Boz Scaggs
Title: Rich Woman
Composer: LaBostrie, Millet
Album: A Fool to Care
Label: Columbia

Artist: Ike & Tina Turner
Title: Fool in Love
Composer: Ike Turner
Album: The Soul of Ike & Tina Turner
Label: Sue

Artist: Pink Turtle
Title: Billie Jean
Composer: Michael Jackson
Album: Back Again
Label: Fremeaux & Associes

3 p.m. Kim HIll interview with Larry Page, Part II

3 - 4 p.m.

Artist: The Kinks
Title: Tired of Waiting
Composer: Ray Davies
Album: Kinda Kinks
Label: PRT

Artist: Brooklyn Rundfunk Orkestrata
Title: Climb Ev'ry Mountain
Composer: Rogers & Hammerstein
Album: The Hills Are Alive
Label: Canal

Artist: Pentatonix
Title: White Winter Hymnal
Composer: Robin Pecknold
Album: That's Christmas To Me
Label: RCA

Artist: Leon Russell
Title: Stranger in a Strange Land
Composer: Leon Russell
Album: Leon Russell and the Shelter People
Label: Shelter

Artist: Arcade Fire
Title: Suburban War
Composer: Neufield, Parry, Gara, Butler, Chassagne, Kingsbury
Album: The Suburbs
Label: Merge / City Slang / Mercury

Artist: Roy Orbison
Title: A Love So Beautiful
Composer: Orbison, Lynne
Album: Mystery Girl
Label: Virgin

4 - 5 p.m.

Artist: The Pointer Sisters
Title: Medley - Chain of Fools, How Long (Betcha Gotta Chick on the Side)
Composer: Covay, Pointer, Pointer, Rubinson
Album: Greatest Hits Live
Label: Goldenlane

Artist: The Kinks
Title: Sunny Afternoon
Composer: Ray Davies
Album: Face to Face
Label: PRT

Artist: Muddy Waters
Title: You Can't Lose What You Never Had
Composer: McKinley Morganfield
Album: Folk Singer
Label: Chess

Artist: Harry Nilsson
Title: I'd Rather be Dead
Composer: Harry Nilsson
Album: Son of Schmilsson
Label: RCA

Artist: The Jaywalks
Title: I Can't Live Without You
Composer: Ray Dahrouge
Album: (Single)
Label: Cream

Artist: Tino Casal
Title: Eloise
Composer: Paul Ryan
Album: Lagrimas De Cocodrilo
Label: EMI

Artist: (Unknown)
Title: Income Tax
Composer: Banks, Banks, Das
Album: None
Label: None

Artist: Gerry Rafferty
Title: Whatever's Written in Your Heart
Composer: Gerry Rafferty
Album: City to City
Label: United Artists

Artist: Gary Wright
Title: Love is Alive
Composer: Gary Wright
Album: The Dream Weaver
Label: Warner Bros.

Artist: XL
Title: Take 5
Composer: Paul Desmond
Album: (12" Single)
Label: Streetheat