WFMU Ichiban, Rock and Soul with Debbie D

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Droppin' the Easybeats with the Fringe Factory!

Tonights show begins with the Easybeats and rips right through, full throttle to the finish with the Third Bardo. In between there are a ton of girls in the garage, fuzz, a hint of psych and full-blown freakouts! Tune in at 8pm to and then open the text link that says join all channels - you'll find Ichichan with The Fringe Factory, our live playlist and of course the chat room!

are you a Fringin' Fuzz Freak? Then consider making a pledge to WFMU's Marathon fundraiser by offering your pledge in credit of the Fringe Factory! All pledgers to Ichiban get a free retro radio Ichiban sticker, and pledges of $75 or more can get our Fringin' Faves DJ premium with an exclusive track from Japan's own ROUTES, plus obscure and fave garage and psych music and a special message from the Fleshtones! there are tons of other great items in return for your pledge, plus ginchy stuff in the WFMU store On March 11th and 18th, join us live in the chat room for your chance to pledge and get EXTRA FREE STUFF for pledging to the Fringe Factory!!

Lori Burton is Crayons to Perfume's! Girl of the Week!

Crayons To Perfume has Singers & Songwriters featuring Lori Burton! You may know Lori as the stupendous Whyte Boots of NIGHTMARE fame - the song that epitomizes tough, NY girl rock'n roll. Lori helped write Nightmare, and tonight show features Lori along with Jackie deShannon, Barbara Lynn, Ellie Greenwich and of course Carole King! Join us at 7pm, click here look for the text link that says all channels, and you'll find the girls on Ichiban, click the link to the playlist and comments and you'll head right into the chat room with me!

if you love Crayons to Perfume! and Girl Groups, you can pledge your support by clicking here and offering any denomination and crediting your pledge to Crayons To Perfume!, but remember, for a pledge of $75 or more you can get our fab new DJ premium FROZEN FELINES, 26 Canadian Kittens - most of whom have never before been compiled or re-issued, featuring Canadian psychedelic and soul sisters, girl groups and teeners plus ferocious Francophones! During our shows on March 11th and 18th I will also be giving away girl group CD's to lucky listers who join me live, in the chat room and make your pledges while I'm on the air (if you call into the station, please credit the pledge to Crayons! Thank-you!) plus everyone who pledges to Ichiban gets a cool free retro radio Ichiban sticker!!

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

CITIZEN FREAKOUT with the Fringe Factory at 8pm!

Tonight The Fringe Factory has a KILLER lineup starting with those Frozen Freaks - the 49th Parallel, and we don't stop until we get to the latest track from Switzerland! Join the insanity for an hour, from 8-9pm tonight, right HERE - open the text link for all streams and find Ichiban! click the link for playlist and comments and you can join us in the chat room!

Crayons to Perfume! Girls of the week, the Pixies Three are throwing a PARTY!

The Pixies Three are throwing a party, and you're invited! Our party girls start the tater mashing at 7pm and don't stop until 8, and you can listen to it all, HERE! - just look for the link that says all streams, open it to find the Ichiban stream and another link that says playlist and comments - see what we're playing and even join in the party!

coming in March, WFMU will be holding it's annual pledge marathon and Crayons to Perfume! has added an extra treat for our listeners! Pledge $20 or more and you get some great WFMU stickers, $50 and you get a super cool t-shirt and $75 gets you a choice of DJ premiums...Crayons to Perfume! has created FROZEN FELINES .... 26 tracks of rare and obscure, mostly not re-issued CANADIAN KITTENS - 60's Canadian girls and girl groups! GIRL GROUP LOVERS YOU WILL NOT FIND THIS ANYWHERE ELSE! So please help support the best free form station in the Nation by offering us up a little love.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Evolution Revolution

Blind Date (2:05)

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The Fringe Factory is Buzzin' Like A Hornets Nest!

Curtis Knight starts the Fringe Factory hive a BUZZIN' tonite with the help of Jimi Hendrix on guitar, in our fuzz filled hour featuring the Phroggs, Groep Reza, Giant Robots, The Third Bardo plus bands from Japan, Canada, Switzerland, the UK, and more! It's all HERE at 8pm and you can join us at look for "NOW PLAYING" and the Ichiban stream, then click the text link to Playlist and Comments to join us in the chat room!

Crayons To Perfume! Girls of the Week are the Shangri-las!!!

Last week, Crayons to Perfume! was all about love...but oh, oh! This week it's all about heartbreak and heartache...The Shangri-las lead us through the tempest of teenage trials along with Jackie de Shannon, Dean Cannon, Gloria Jones, Les Scarabees and the rest of the girls!

Click HERE at 7pm, and then head on over to, scroll down a bit under the title image to see the Ichiban Stream and links that appear shortly after 7pm leading you to our live playlist and chat room! Join me!

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Mission: Impossible

1 Sarah Vaughan: Peter Gunn
2 Barbara Acklin: Am I The Same Girl (= "Soulful Strut")
3 Eddie Rambeau: Summertime Guy (= "Newlywed Game theme")
4 Johnny Mathis: Midnight Cowboy
5 Gary Glitter: Rock And Roll (pt. 1)
6 Richard Anthony: Take Five
7 Claudine Longet: Sleep Safe And Warm (= "Rosemary's Baby" theme)
8 Lorne Greene: Bonanza
9 Sammy Davis, Jr.: You Can Count On Me (= "Hawaii Five-0" theme)
10 Sonny James: Apache
11 Tommy Leonetti: Walk Don't Run
12 Cliff Nobles: Love Is All Right (= "The Horse")
13 Free Design: A Man And A Woman
14 Kathy Kirby: Spanish Flea
15 The Hands Of Time: Blue's Theme
16 Bobby Rydell: The Cha Cha Cha (= "Rinky Dink")
17 Pat Boone: Baby Elephant Walk
18 Darla Hood: My Quiet VIllage
19 We Five: Cast Your Fate To The Wind
20 The Supremes: Sleepwalk
21 Ann-Margret: My Last Date
22 Little Anthony & The Imperials: Exodus Song
23 Frankie Laine: Misirlou
24 Bobby Rydell: Telstar
25 Andy Williams: Music To Watch Girls By
26 Nichelle NIchols: Star Trek Theme
27 Andy Williams: Stranger On The Shore
28 Tamiko Jones & Herbie Mann: A Man And A Woman
29 Sy Oliver & His Orch.: Caravan
30 Lou Rawls: Soul Serenade
31 The Kane Triplets: Mission Impossible


My Hi-Fi To Cry By

Happy Valentine's Day!  Mix compiled by Greg Germani.

1-Tommy Collins - I Made The Prison Band
2-Bonnie Owens - My Hi-Fi To Cry By
3-Eddie Noack - Honeymoon With The Blues
4-Dal Perkins - Here's To The Girls
5-Cal Smith - To Save My Wife
6-Jack Eirwin - My Wife Is In Your Hands
7-Carl Butler & Pearl - Throw A Little Dirt
8-Johnny Sea - My Baby Walks All Over Me
9-Don Speer - Slave To The Bottle
10-Ernest Tubb - Wine Me Up
11-Buck Owens - Satan's Gotta Get Along Without Me
12-Rockin' "Rudy" Hansen - Mambo Queen
13-Deke Dickerson - I'm Gonna Live Some Before I Die
14-Billy Mure - Jambalaya
15-Bob Atcher - Down With The Feminine Gender
16-Porter Wagoner - I'll Go Down Swingin'
17-George Jones - Half Of Me Is Gone
18-Grandpa Jones - Half Of Me Is Gone
19-Bobbi Kaye - Don't Let Me Want Him
20-Carl Butler & Pearl - It's Called Cheating
21-Bonnie Owens - How Can Our Cheating Be Wrong?
22-Jimmie Lumsden - This Cheating Game
23-Bert Parker - The Tavern Across The Street
24-Ernest Ashworth - The DJ Cried
25-Walt Jr & The Country Division
26-Billy Larkin - The Devil In Mrs. Jones
27-Gene McKown - Keeper Of The Heartaches
28-Charlie Louvin - You Finally Said Something Good...
29-Willis Brothers - Good Girl Bad
30-Red "Suitcase" Simpson - Hey, Bin Laden
31-Jimmy Snyder - Our Boys In Viet Nam Are Coming Home
32-Two Dollar Pistols - That Someone Isn't Me

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

TURN ON! .... The Fringe Factory!!!!

The Fringe Factory turns it on with an hour of way out, high energy garage and psych from the 60's - present! Tonight we've got fuzz, grinding organs, a little bit 'o soul from all over the world!

Tune in with the Tune In Radio link at 8pm, and then check out shortly after 8 and scroll down below the image to find the Ichiban Stream! Your DJ's are there live, and you can click that link to see a real-time playlist and join us in the chat room!

Crayons to Perfume's Hearts belong to the Shirelles, our Girls of the Week!

The girls wish you many Happy Valentines (or even, just one!) as we get sweet on the Shirelles! You can listen through the Tune In Radio link which is my favorite way to listen, then head on over to where, shortly after 7, you can scroll down below the image to see the Ichiban stream and Crayons to Perfume at 7pm on Wednesdays. It only appears as your DJ's are live, on the air! Click that link to see our real-time playlist and join us in the chat room!

-with love, from Crayons to Perfume!

Friday, February 6, 2015

Purr-fect Pussycats!!!

Purr-fect Pussycats! The addendum to Crayons To Perfume's ferocious felines show! Crayons to Perfume! is live on WFMU's Rock'n'Soul Ichiban every Wed and 7

Purr-fect Pussycats

thanks to Snidley Whiplash!