Audio by album classic_marat

Classic Marat - Miles Davis - Sketches of Spain

Gill Evans (Arranger and and Conductor) and Miles Davis (Trumpet) broke BIG with "Sketches of Spain" in 1960. This album is one of the finest American examples of 'Third Stream' (Orchestral Jazz).

58:47 minutes (80.72 MB)

JP Marat - Tez Cadey and the African Children's Choir

Great songs from Tez Cadey (French Music Producer), The African Children's Choir, Johnny Clegg & Savuka and Zoo Brazil . . . This world is filled with life and hope . . .

57:54 minutes (79.53 MB)

Hugh Masekela and Friends. Celebrate his Life. Mourn the Loss (Born April 4, 1939 - Died Jan 23, 2018)

Today we celebrate the singular life of the enormously talented South African musician, vocalist and composer . . . Hugh Masekela. He is joined by friends Miriam Makeba, Letta Mbulu, the Zulus, Dianne Ross and the Supremes. Download. Share. Enjoy.

59:39 minutes (81.91 MB)

JP Marat - Classic Bands from the 1960's and 1970's

Today's Classic Bands from the 1960's and 70's include: Blue Magic, Nina Simone, The Who, Chicago, Dave Brubeck, Jimi Hendrix, James Brown, Grace Slick, The Spinners, The Beatles and Mott the Hopple

59:21 minutes (81.5 MB)

JP Marat - Brian Eno - Apollo

Brian Eno presents discrete music inspired by the Apollo missions to the moon.

59:44 minutes (82.05 MB)

Promo - Columbus Celebrates Its Boxing Legends - Barack Recreation Center - Feb 17, 2018

Come to Barack Recreation Center (580 East Woodrow Ave / off Parson's Avenue) on February 17, 2018 from 5pm to 8pm to meet/greet legendary Boxing Champions and also to watch 12 rounds of Boxing (all ages, girls/boys, women/men). Tickets are $10 adults / $5 kids. Proceeds go to supporting Barrack Recreation Center Boxing Room and Travel Team.

11:15 minutes (15.45 MB)

Columbus Youth Boxing . . . In the Footsteps of Legends . . .

Big Barking Dog Alternative Radio salutes Columbus Youth Boxing. Sincere thanks to the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department for all their good work in our community. This afternoon we offer interviews from the Barack Recreation Center intercut with musical conversations with the late, great Muhammad Ali. We also congratulate the 2018 Columbus Boxing Legends including: Tony Cupe, Bill Dynamite Douglas, William C. Hodge, John Johnson, Hilmer Kenty, Steven U. Scarver, Troy Speakman, John Summerall, Edward Williams, Lee Williams and Forest Winchester. Opening Track is "Ready for the Fight" by The Young Punx. Closing song is "Take Care of Business" by Nina Simone.

59:53 minutes (82.25 MB)

Classic Marat - Neil Young - Paradox (released March 23, 2018)

This is the newly released soundtrack of a film directed by Daryl Hannah (yes That Daryl Hannah) for Netflix entitled "Paradox." Neil Young and Willie Nelson are at their best. Call it what you will. I call it Americana Roots Perfection.

1:00:04 minutes (82.49 MB)

JP Marat - Acoustic Tracks

Acoustic Masterpieces - Volume 1, “Lion’s Roar” - First Aid Kit “Blossom” - James Taylor and Carole King “So Far Away” - Carole King and James Taylor “Machine Gun Kelly” - James Taylor and Carole King “Up On The Roof” - Carole King and James Taylor “Cosmic Love” - Florence and the Machine “Drumming Song” - Florence and the Machine “Hurricane Drunk” - Florence and the Machine “Wayfaring Stranger” - Jack White “Am I Born to Die” - Tim Eriksen “Lady Margret” - Cassie Franklin “Idumea” - Sacred Harp Singers

51:47 minutes (71.13 MB)

JP Marat - Artificial Intelligence, Stephen Hawkins and Killer Robots

This weeks show is programmed entirely via artificial intelligence . . . also known as the "random music" button on my IPhone . . . with technology this advanced . . . can killer robots be far behind . . . ? Stephen Hawkins warns they may be on their way. This afternoons musicians include : U2, Iggy Pop, M83, Oasis, Lisa Loeb, HelloVenus, Chromatics, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Frank Ocean, the Four Tops, ELO and Foster the People. Yeah. Pretty Damn Cool.

59:06 minutes (81.16 MB)

JP Marat - Jesus Christ Superstar- Featuring John Legend, Brandon Victor Dixon, Sara Bareilles and Alice Cooper

John Legend is Jesus Christ Superstar in this April 2018 version of the classic broadway musical. The live performance on NBC was extremely well executed.

59:00 minutes (81.03 MB)

JP Marat - The Beauty of Randomness - Bands with "B" Names . . .


59:39 minutes (81.91 MB)

This week we build on our theme of the "Beauty of Randomness." All bands on today's show begin with the letter "B" yet the overall set is very well balanced with performances by B.O.B, Bad Suns, Badly Drawn Boy (two songs), Bananarama, Bang Gang, Belle and Sebastian, Benjamin Clementine and Brian Jonestown Massacre. Beauty can be found everywhere . . . even with Bands whose names begin with "B" . . .

JP Marat - Grimes - Art Angels

Claire Elise Boucher is the EDM musician, composer and producer also known as Grimes. Art Angels is perhaps her most impressive effort making many top 5 lists for Album of the year in 2015. Electric Dance Music . . . kinda infects your soul . . . and is definitely contagious . . .

59:50 minutes (82.18 MB)

Zoe Marat Will Save the Planet . . .

Zoe Marat Will Save the Planet . . . but not today because she's sleeping . . . dedicated to my newborn daughter . . . "Sweet Child of Mine" by Guns and Roses as interpreted by the Vitamin String Quartet, "Games for Girls" by Say Lou Lou and Lindstrom, "Only One" by Kayne West (and Paul McCartney), "Just a Girl" by No Doubt, "Video Games by Lana Del Ray as interpreted by the Vitamin String Quartet, "Isn't She Lovely" and "As" by Stevie Wonder, "Sweet Child of Mind" as interpreted by Taken by Trees, "All the Pretty Girls" by Kaylo, "You Got It" by Roy Orbison and "Girls Just Want To Have Fun" as interpreted by the Chromatics.

58:49 minutes (107.72 MB)

JP Marat - Five Leaves Left by Nick Drake

This afternoon we explore a forgotten folk masterpiece from 1969.

58:26 minutes (106.99 MB)

JP Marat - K Pop Karma

K pop, aka Korean Pop, encompasses many genres including, Pop music, Asian Alternative, Reggae, Electronica and Rap. Download this show and check out some of the biggest K Pop acts of 2018 . . . most of whom are known throughout the world . . . but not in the USA. Today's bands include: Girls Day, AOA (Ace of Angels), ChoA, Jimin, Girls Generation, Jeon So Yeon, Superbee and AKDong. What does the world know . . . that we don't ? . . . Actually a hell of a lot . . . including the inherent coolness of K Pop.

59:28 minutes (108.9 MB)

JP Marat - Putting on my Church Clothes

30 minute show. "Stomp" by Kirk Franklin & God's Property, "I'm going to live the life I sing about . . . in my songs" by Mahalia Jackson, "Mary don't you weep" by Arethea Franklin, "Poor Mississippi Boy" by The Canton Spirituals, "Death Have Mercy" by Vera Hall.

28:57 minutes (53.02 MB)

JP Marat - Steely Dan - The Royal Scam

30 minute show. Excerpts from the 1976 Album "The Royal Scam" released by Steely Dan.

28:11 minutes (51.62 MB)

JP Marat - Green Grass and High Tides Forever

The Outlaws "Green Grass and High Tides", Dixie Chicks "Wide open spaces", 38 Special "Caught up in you and "Hold on loosely", Dolly Parton "Jolene", Allman Brothers Band "Whipping Post", Carrie Underwood "Before he Cheats", Robbie Fulks "I’ll trade you money for wine" Neil Young "Cowgirl Jams and Ohio."

58:55 minutes (107.9 MB)

JP Marat - Tweeter and the Monkey Man

This 30 minute podcast showcases the work of Tom Petty and his bandmates from The Traveling Wilburys including: Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Roy Orbison and Jeff Lynne.

28:53 minutes (52.89 MB)

JP Marat - The Majestic Aretha Franklin

30 minute reflection on the life and work of Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul.

29:52 minutes (54.7 MB)

JP Marat - This Mortal Coil - It'll End In Tears

"It'll End In Tears" is the debut EP from the 4AD Collective Supergroup known as "This Mortal Coil."

29:55 minutes (54.79 MB)

JP Marat - Noel Gallagher - The Dreams We Had As Children


59:30 minutes (108.94 MB)

"The Dreams We Had As Children" was recorded at the Royal Albert Hall as a fundraiser for the British Teen Cancer Trust in 2007. It was released as a album in 2009 and contains many notable tracks from singer/songwriter Noel Gallagher. Included are acoustic versions of some of his most beloved songs from his days with Oasis. Hosting this afternoon's show are JP Marat and his newborn daughter Zoe.

JP Marat - Black Keys and Blues Rock Classics

In addition to tracks from four Black Keys albums, this week's show also features Blues Rock Classics from Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin and BB King.

59:04 minutes (108.17 MB)

JP Marat - Paul McCartney - Egypt Station

Paul McCartney's 17th solo album was released on September 7, 2018 and debuted at #1 on the US Billboard 200. This afternoon we play "Egypt Station" in its entirety. It is an effort filled with quiet poetry and sublime melodies. I also like the cover art which is an original painting by the musician.

59:37 minutes (109.17 MB)

JP Marat - Big Barking Dog - Gayngs - Relayted

They Gayngs are an alternative "super group" collective that includes musicians from Bon Iver, Policia, The Rosebuds, Solid Gold, Doomtree, Megafaun, Marijuana Death Squads and Digitata. This afternoon we play their debut album, released in 2010, entitled "Relayted."

58:30 minutes (107.13 MB)

JP Marat & Big Barking Dog present Cat Power's latest release entitled "Wanderer"

JP and Zoe Marat present the latest release from Cat Power entitled "Wanderer" released in early October 2018.

1:05:38 minutes (120.19 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Anatomic" by Afro Celt Sound System on WCRS FM Columbus Ohio

"Anatomic" by Afro Celt Sound System. Celt melodies with African beats. Also Visa Versa. Yeah !

29:45 minutes (54.47 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present Ariel Pink on WCRS FM Columbus Ohio

Selections from four Ariel Pink Albums. Chillwave at its best.

28:26 minutes (52.07 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present French Alternative Pop and Hip Hop

Indila brings wondrous Franco Alt Pop . . . and a great album from 2014 . . . entitled "Mini World." Youssoupha compliments her sound with French Hip Hop and an EP named "We Know Each Other." I guarantee the coolest coffee shops from Montreal to Paris are playing these tracks. How come you ain't listening ?

29:28 minutes (53.97 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present "Underground Fairy Tales" by IC3Peak.

Russian Emo Angst Electronica Ballads. Kinda like Grimes meets Bjork then Pussy Riot crashes the party. "Underground Fairy Tale" was released by IC3Peak on September 29, 2018. It is a must listen. Unless you are Czar Putin. Then you'll hate 'em. "Once you felt the pain – you will feel it again. I don’t cry over you. Only cold can burn out tears on my face. I wish I could never see . . . What’s hidden ahead . . . My heart is so heavy – I’m falling into abyss . . . While it’s turning in stone from the inside . . .   I come from a Russian horror fairy tale. It doesn’t matter where you’re from. I am not afraid of daylight. There is enough darkness here. This world gives you everything you ask for. But it takes it all away when you least expect." Exactly what Fyodor Dostoevsky would have written had he played club dates in Russia in 2018 . . .

28:44 minutes (52.61 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present a Soulful Christmas

Ray Charles and Betty Carter - Baby It’s Cold Outside, Mary Wilson - All I want for Christmas is you, James Brown - Sweet Little Baby Boy, Darlene Love - Christmas (Baby Please Come Home), Miles Davis and Friends - Blue Xmas, Ray Charles - The Christmas Song, Tony Braxton and Babyface - Have yourself a merry little Christmas

29:36 minutes (54.2 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present a Punk Rock Christmas

Bad Religion - O come, o come Emmanuel, Bad Religion - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Bad Religion - What Child is This, Bad Religion - Angels we have heard on high, Bad Religion - American Jesus, Smash Mouth - Snoopy’s Christmas, Bankrupt - I want you to want me . . . for Christmas, Batfoot! - All I want for Christmas is you, Hoist the Colors - O Holy Night, Blink 182 - I won’t be home for Christmas

28:56 minutes (52.98 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "You Can Listen, You Can Talk" by the Carsick Cars

Great alternative bands exist all around the world. The Carsick Cars are from China but their sound would be equally at home on the Lower East Side of Manhatten. They've opened for Sonic Youth in Prague and Vienna and also performed at "South by Southwest" (SXSW) in Austin Texas as well as the Modern Sky Festival in Beijing. "You Can Listen, You Can Talk" is their second album. Songs are in both English and Mandarin. Great stuff. Check it out.

29:31 minutes (54.06 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present From Bad To Worse - A collection of melancholy Alternative Tracks

Melancholy alternative songs for a cold & snowy Ohio Sunday. Go back to bed with some hot chocolate and this podcast. Stay there till spring. Pearl Jam - Jeremy (Live Version), Lana Del Ray - Music to Watch Boys By, Layla - Smokestack, LimpBizKit - Home Sweet Home / Bittersweet Symphony, Lynyrd Skynyrd - That Smell, Lissie - Bad Romance, MGMT - Electric Feel, Michael Andrews and Gary Jules - Mad World, New Order - Age of Consent, Nick Cave - Jubilee Street, Paul Cole - Where have all the Cowboys gone ?

59:07 minutes (108.26 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Outer Peace" by Toro y Moi released on Jan 18, 2019

Toro y Moi dropped his latest release "Outer Peace" on Jan 18, 2019. We play it in its entirety this afternoon. In addition we feature tracks from the Toro y Moi albums 'What For' (released in 2015) and 'Causers of This' (released in 2015).

58:51 minutes (107.76 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present "Linda Perry is Beautiful"

Composer and Producer Linda Perry presents original tracks from her 2005 album entitled "In Flight."

28:56 minutes (52.98 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog Present "Less Songs from Greater Bands" 1970's Edition

There are many great bands from the 1970's. Unfortunately a lot of their songs are over played. Check out lesser known but sensation tracks from Graham Nash & David Crosby, T Rex, The Rolling Stones, Brian Ferry, Yusuf Islam/Cat Stevens, The Clash, The Dead Boys, David Bowie, Dolly Parton, Brian Eno and Blue Oyster Cult.

58:41 minutes (107.44 MB)

JP Marat and Big Barking Dog present "Words for the Dying" by John Cale

Velvet Underground Alumni John Cale dazzles with this requiem for the dead of the Falklands War. Alternative Classical with a Dylan Thomas Libretto ? Yeah. Got it here. "Words for the Dying" is de rigueur for the Living.

59:22 minutes (108.71 MB)