Ditch Digger

An eclectic slum of garage, R&B, doo wop, soul, punk... As well as random field recordings, clips from bad and funny public acess TV, and mysterious guest hosts.


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Ditch Digger on 02/03/16

Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Wed, 02/03/2016 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Desperate RPMs For Desperate People

Welcome Dr. Demento!!!

Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Wed, 01/20/2016 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Dr. Demento comes to KBOO
Welcome again to the World Famous DR. DEMENTO to the KBOO airwaves! He'll be on 8-9 with Marcel, tune in for the good doctor!

Dr Demento will be back at Reed College for three shows on Thursday-Friday-Saturday, January 21, 22,& 23, in the usual Vollum Hall lecture auditorium, with all shows starting at 7 PM.

Dr. D's topics are:

Thursday, Jan. 21: A NEW SHOW!  We’re All Americans Now – Diversity and Integration in American Music.

Ditch Digger on 01/06/16

Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Wed, 01/06/2016 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Desperate RPMs For Desperate People

Ditch Digger on 12/23/15

Ditch Digger
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Wed, 12/23/2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Desperate RPMs For Desperate People

Ditch Digger on 12/09/15

Ditch Digger
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Wed, 12/09/2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Desperate RPMs For Desperate People

Ditch Digger on 11/25/15

Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Wed, 11/25/2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Desperate RPMs For Desperate People

Ditch Digger on 11/11/15

Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Wed, 11/11/2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Desperate RPMs For Desperate People

Ditch Digger on 10/28/15

Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Wed, 10/28/2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Desperate RPMs For Desperate People

Ditch Digger on 09/30/15

Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Wed, 09/30/2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Desperate RPMs For Desperate People

Ditch Digger on 09/16/15

Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Wed, 09/16/2015 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Short Description: 
Desperate RPMs For Desperate People


Dec 24th show

Ditch Digger
program date: 
Wed, 12/24/2014
  • Length: 118:08 minutes (162.22 MB)
  • Format: MP3 Stereo 44kHz 192Kbps (CBR)


Ditch Digger playlist for 02/03/2016

Program name: 
Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Zebra StripesIntro '66
The Maggots2/2/79
The RamonesToday Your Love Tomorrow The World
PlugzLa Bamba
Chick LewisNorth Wind
The WailersTall Cool One
Steve & the HolidaysUnemployment
AlfredoCopito de Nieve
Las AntorchasNo Lo Hagas
The Hot DogsThe Hot Dogs Shake
InstrumentalsChop Suey Rock
Black MagicSurfin Gipsey '65
Ivan Ward & The SwingstersCongo Glide
Lee KavekaVana-Vana
Rhythm KingsExotic
the Sound OffsAngry Desert
The ContrailsMummy Walk
The Mark IVCleopatra
Minnie & the KneebonesMy Mini Skirt
? & the MysteriansUp Side
Night RidersLooking For My Baby
Paul GaytonHot Cross Buns
Bunker HillGirl Can't Dance
XterminatorsWild Hare
Bonnie Jo MasonRingo, I Love You
Ellaine & The ShandellsTell Me that You Care
The Southern BellesDum Dum Ditty
The DelmonasI heard About Him
The GesturesRun Run Run
OmensGirl Get Away
Gee TeesDog
The CousinsDang Dang
The Cords Inc.The Cords
Frut of The LoomOne Hand In The Darkness
Jefferson AirplaneIt's No Secret
Novos KravosAfrican Laugh
The SyndicateEgyptian Thing
the SquiresI'm going All the Way
Steve Walker & the BoldThe Train Kept Rollin
the High SpiritsIt's Alright With Me
Pretty thingsDon't Bring Me Down
Bo DiddleyPretty Girl
Bobby Long & His SatellitesMojo Workout
Dewey Guy & the Fabulous SixRock A While
Johnny BurnetteTouch Me
Lani KaiMystic Moon
Don Thompson QuartetCheese Blintes
Tony Moon & The AkertonsN-A-C-L

Ditch Digger playlist for 01/06/2016

Program name: 
Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Zebra StripesIntro '66
the GuilloteensHey You
Chesterfield KingsShe Tells Me Lies
The ShaklesWhizz #7
Equipe 84Papa E Mama
HeathensThe Other Way Around
Lord Charles & the ProphetsDon't Ask Me No Questions
Los JaguarsEvasion
MummiesTall Cool One
the Hi Fives
Thee HeadcoateesI'm Happy
Loli & The ChonesI'm Gonna
The PlugzAchin
The BratAttitude/ Starry Night
FuzzboxRules & Regulations
Siouxie and the BansheesNicotine Stains
Rubella BalletSomething To Give
The DelteensBunny Hop
Karen VerrosYou Just Gotta Know My Mind
Annie PhilippeOn M'a Toujours Dit
FatimasHoochy coo
DelphineLa Fermeture-Eclair
The Ruby'sKukuy Yango Ana Kufa
The RoofdogsReptile/Out of Limits/Red Tide
Charlie WilliamsPlaying Guitar & Missing You
Bobby LewisI'm Nervous
King ColemanCrazy Feelin
Nick KillerCome on Pretty Baby
TombstonesI Want You
Los BeatniksMirando Al Mar
Nobody's ChildrenMother's Tin Moustache
Yolanda DeyPicaroTwist
Phantom SurfersTokyo Twist
Jim Whelan & The Beau HavensElisabeth
Empala 6Empala 6
Johnny BurnetteTouch Me
Bill Haley & His CometsHawk
The ShieldsNature Boy
Mamie PerryLament
The RobinsTruble
johhny WestTears
Max GregerTeenager
Bill Smalling's Rolling AcesJeanie
Jerry WarrenGoatee
Homer Denison J.R.Chichie Run
Southern Cultures On SkidsCamel Walk

Ditch Digger playlist for 12/23/2015

Program name: 
Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Zebra StripesIntro '66
The SonicsSanta Clause
Gino WashingtonBaby Be Mine
Mamie PerryLament
Bobby LouisFire Of Love
Hollywood FlamesLet's Talk It over
Roy BrownSlow Down Eva
Night CapsHaunted Sax
The Five DuTonesShake Your Tail feathers
Bobby Long And His SatellitesMojo Workout
Billy HamlinIf You Ain't Got No Bread
Birdie GreeneTremblin
Donna DeeNobodys gonna Hurt You
Steve King & the EchelonsSatan Is Her Name
RollercoastersRim Shot Pt 1
CreamersFather Christmas
The OrphansHey Gyp
David Jones and The King BeesLiza Jane
Holly GolightlyCharm
The PuppetsAin't gonna Eat Out My Heart
Jeff & the Atlantics Featuring CatheI'll Find Him
Jay HawkinsI Tried
The LancersThe Moocher
The JaguarsRoundabout
The MotionsBumble Bee '65
The Stone CrushersCrawfish
the RatsDefiance
the High SpiritsIt's alright With me
John English III & The HeathensI need You Near
The Free for AllShow Me the Way
Frut of the LoomOne Hand In the Darkness
It's All MeatFeel It
The BohemiansLike Stoned
? & The MysteriansUp side
Singin Sam & His SparksMessin
Big Daddy & His BoysBacon Fat
Black MagicSurfin' Gipsy '63
the GearsTrudie Trudie
X (Aussie)Dipstick
The LastThe Rack/ Objections
NervesHangin' On the Telephone
Thje InvasionsDo You Like What You See
Las AntorchasSabia
The MonkeesStepping Stone
Xray SpexI Can't do anything
CrassMerry Crassmas
Penny Lin & SilvertonesKung See Kung Lets Be Happy

Ditch Digger playlist for 12/09/2015

Program name: 
Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Zebra StripesIntro '66
The BansheesProject Blue
WorlocksI Love You
The High SpiritsIt's Alright With Me
Thee HeadcoateesWhen You Stop Loving Me
The Chesterfield KingsSay Your Mine
SpacemenBlast Off
ShandellsGo go Gorilla
Budget GirlsYour So Sorry
GoriesThunderbird ESQ
Screamin Jay HawkinsTemptation
Ganimain & His OrientalCome With Me To the Casbah
Ralph MaterieShish Kebab
The Sound offsAngry Dessert
Doc Starkes & His Night RidersApple Cider
Polka Dot SlimeA THING yOU Gotta Face
Bobby Long And His SatellitesMojo Workout
McKinley MithcellRock Everybody Rock
Blue RockersCalling all Cows
Syl JohnsonI've Been Talked About
Big MaybellePretty Good Love
Neal NisENSonIntoxica
David BowieQueen Bitch
Pretty thingsDon't Bring Me Down
BoysBrickfield Nights
DickiesGive It Back
GermsNo God
Neon HeartsVenus Eccentric
MenaceScrewed UP
The JamIn The City
NervesPaper Doll
The WhoLa La La La Lies
TremeloesEven The Bad Times Are Good
Lani Lehua & The SurfersLuau Lei
The GigolosNigjht Creature
The SyndicateEgyptian thing
MorlocksBorn Loser
Sonic YouthConfusion Is Next
The CowsMidnight Cowboy
Jason Eddie And the CentresSinging the Blues
Hambone HunterBacon Fat
Phil PhilipsEvil Dope
Eddie NoackPsycho
The SCampsEnchiladas
SubhumansNew Age
I Don't Want To Die

Ditch Digger playlist for 11/25/2015

Program name: 
Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Zebra StripesIntro '66
DamnedNeat Neat Neat
HeartbreakersOne Track Mind
Richard Hell & The VoidodsLove Comes In Spurts
Pretty ThingsRosalyn
Chesterfield KingsWon't come Back
Frankie SteinDance Of Doom
The QuestsI'm Tempted
The EmeraldsLike Father Like Son
The What FoursI'm gonna Destroy that Boy
Aisler SetFire Engines
TyvekUnderwater To
SuperchargerTook A Ride
The DonshiresSad & Blue
OutlawsCrazy Drums
CherNeedles And Pins
Hunx & His PunxLover's Lane
BittersweetsHurtin' Kind
Huggy BearHer Jazz
A-LinesCan't Explain
The Clash1977
Thee HeadcoatsI'll Be Out Of Here
Count Fivethey're Gonna Get You
OutsidersTime Won't Let Me
Lone TwisterLone Twister
MarcelsBlue Moon
The Mar-VelsCherry Lips
Duane EddyForty Miles Of Bad Road
Rubella BalletKrak Trak
Au PairsDomestic Departure
Gang Of FourAnthrax
Suburban Wives ClubGuru Eye
UndertonesReally Really
Lena LovichNew Toy
Altered ImagesDead Pop Stars
Busy SignalsUh-Oh
Stepford HusbandKwik Way
Missing PersonsMental Hopscotch

Ditch Digger playlist for 11/11/2015

Program name: 
Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Zebra StripesIntro '66
Sex PistolsPretty Vacant
John English III & The HeathensI need You NeaR
Gentlemen (Swiss)Scotch
James Bond And the AgentsWild Angel
ReddlemenI'm Gonna Get In that Girls Mind
Tielman BrothersMarabunta
The SaxonsDraggin' Around
The Royale CoachmenThe Killer Of Men
The Sound BarriersHey Hey
Hubb Kapp And the WheelsI'm Happy Too
Bryan DaviesI Need Help
The BugsSlide
Small FacesIt's Too Late
The BreakersKamikaze
the BreakersSurf Breakers
The Syndicatethe Egyptian thing
ProblemesPasse Ton Chimin
France GallRoller girl
Les CalamitiesMalhabile
MnM'sI'm Tired
Monochrome SetHe's Frank
The Nite CapsPoinciana
MummiesThat's Mighty Chilish
Thee Mighty CaesarsI Self Destroy
Armitage ShankFar From Boring
CherokeesThat's If You Want Me To
TremendiTogether We're Strong
The Gentlemen (Texas)It's A Cryin' Shame
The KinksCome On Now
Danny Diaz & The CheckmatesShe's So Fine
Dave Starky 5Stand There
Bo DiddleyHelp Out
Screamin Jay HawkinsYellow Coat
Les BrownFrom this Moment On
Holly GolightlyEvery Word
Elaine and The ShandellsTell Me that You Care
Shangri-LasEasier to Cry
The GirlsChico's Girl
100 FlowersContributions
DonshiresSad & blue
BunnysBurning Burning
Shonen KnifeKappa Extract
the Riddlerthe Riddler

Ditch Digger playlist for 10/28/2015

Program name: 
Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Zebra StripesIntro '66
The SonicsThe Witch
Flesh EatersSee You In the Boneyard
Carl BonefedeWerewolf
Bobby Stanton QuintetScree... Argh
MoontrekkersNight Of the Vampire
Art RobertsTerrible Ivan
Scotty McGregor and His SpooksIm A Monster
Scotty StuartNightmare
The PlayboysWhatizit?
Jan DavisWatusi Zombie
Jack HammerBlack Widow Spider Woman
Mann DrakeSummertime
Blue JeansMoon Mist
Gun ClubGhost On The Highway
The CrampsI Was Teenage Werewolf
MorlocksOne Way Ticket
Beat HappeningPajama Party In Haunted Hive
GruesomesJack The Ripper
The Haunted1-2-5
Thee HeadcoatsWalk Of The Lost
Dead Kennedy'sHalloween
the Dream SyndicateHalloween
David BowieScary Monster
Siouxie and the BansheesJigsaw Feeling
The FallFrightened
TuxedomoonJames Whale
TuxedomoonNight and Day
Teenage Jesus and the JerksOrphans
The VanishingAssisting Suicide
The ViciousWalking Dead
The FlowersAfter Dark
In CameraDie Laughing
BauhausStigmata Martyr
Part 1The Corpse
5678'sHighschool Witch
Inflatable Boy ClamsSkeletons

Ditch Digger playlist for 10/14/2015

Program name: 
Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Zebra StripesIntro '66Battle Of The Garages Vol. 3Voxx Records
Missing LynxLouie Go HomeTeenage Shutdown "Get A Move On"Teenage Shutdown
The SyndicateMy Baby's BarefootBack From The Grave #7crypt records
The SonicsPsychoHere Are The SonicsNorton Records
The EsquiresSadie's WayHipville Vol. 2Kramden Records
Soul Inc.Better Get A Move OnTeenage Shutdown "Get A Move On"Teenage Shutdown
The TempomenThe Happy GladiatorFrolic Diner Vol 2Romulan
The KnickerbockersLiesNugget 3Rhino
TremeloesHere Comes My BabyHer Comes My BabyEpic
The OutsidersTime Won't let MeNugget 3Rhino
Gino WashingtonOut Of This WorldOut Of This WorldNorton Records
Phil FlowersTwistin BeatStompin' #3Stompin
ValentinesThat's It Man7"King
Pancho Villa And The BaNDITSAin't that BadButtshakers #5Mr. Luckee Records
Ruth AdamsHulla Hoop7"Jolly Hi-Fi Records
Les PrincessesOh Dis MoiGirls In The Garage #12Saperlipopette Records
Lightnin' HopkinsUncle Stan The Hip Hit Record Man7"Jewel Records
Lone TwisterLone TwisterWavy GravyBeware
Michael and The JestersScrewdriverFrolic Diner Vol 2Romulan Records
5678'sHighschoolS/TAu Go Go
Black LipsThrow it AwayS/TBomp!
The Four69BacK From the Grave #10Crypt
The GoriesView From hereI Know Your Fine But How You DoinCrypt
The A-LinesNothing PersonalS/TSympathy For The Record Industry
TyvekOuter LimitsNothing FitsIn The Red Records
Man Or Astro-ManTransmission Venus7"Estrus
The RezillosDestination VenusCan't Stand The RezillosTalenti Dischi
The BeatWalking Out On LoveS/TColumbia
The JamArt SchoolIn The CityPolydor
Eddie PlattPopcorn7"ABC Paramont
MonkeesLast Train To Clarksville7"Flashback
Bobby Fuller FourLet Her DanceNugget 3Rhino
Flamin GrooviesBetween The LinesNowSire Records
The LastLooking At YouLA ExplosionBomp!
Ju-Ju'sYou Treated Me BadPebbles Vol1BFD Records
OmensSearching7"Cody Records
SquiresGoing All The WayPebbles Vol1BFD Records
The DonshiresSad And BlueBack From The Grave #9Crypt
Redd KrossKill someone You HateBorn InnocentFrontier Records
Loli And the ChonesStraight Jacket Baby7"Rip Off Records
Piss TestFrigid Punks7"Johnny Cat Records
NixDown The Tube7"Self Release
Gloo GirlsEx-ConSplit 7" with The PanchorellosBible Belt
VenturesWalk don't Run7"Dolton Records
John English III & The Heathensi Nedd You NearBack From The Grave 10Crypt
Morlocks24 Hour EverydayEmergeMidnight Records
Holy GolightlyUse MeGod Don't Like ItDamaged Goods
DelmonasBlack Ludella5Hangman Records
Blank StudentsBackground MusicEarcom1Fast Records

Ditch Digger playlist for 09/30/2015

Program name: 
Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Zebra SripesIntro '66
The ExpressionsReturn To Innocence
Clock Work OrangeDo Me Right Now
OrphansWithout You
The QuestsTempted
Larry And The Blue NotesIn and Out
The ClassicsI'm Hurtin'
The MotionsBumble Bee '65
Bo DiddleyDiana
Bobby Long And His SatellitesMojo Workout
McKinley MithcellEverybody Rock
Bunker HillGirl Cant Dance
Eddie CochranSkinny Jim
StaR FiresThree Roses
The ShandellsGo Go Gorilla
Art RobertsTerrible Ivan
King Krusher & The Turkey NecksKing Krusher
Beep Beep and The Road RunnersTrue Love Knows
Leaves Of GrassCrabs
BreakersKami Kaze
Ham BonesBacon Fat
CrampsZombie Dance
Johnny Moore & His BlazersBullfrog
the High SpiritsIt's Alright With Me
The MilkShakesTell Where's That Girl
Thee HeadcoatsStrycnine
TurncoatsSomething Better
KinksCome On Now
The KnavesThe Girl I Threw Away
NanineSouie Baby Souie
Felix & His Guitar With the Hot PeppersTwo Tacos
Gee TeesDog
CliquesSo Hard
Half Pints & The FifthsOrphan Boy
Garland JefferysWild In the Streets
the ControllersKiller Queers
The SyndicatesThe Egyptian Thing
Lord Charles & the ProphetsAsk Me No Questions
? And the Mysterians8 Teen
Outcasts1523 Blaire
BansheesProject Blue
The EyesDon't Talk to Me
the GesturesRun Run Run
Jack NitzscheThe Last Race

Ditch Digger playlist for 09/16/2015

Program name: 
Ditch Digger
Air date: 
Zebra StripesIntro '66
James Bond And the AgentsWild Angel
The SyndicateEgyptian Thing
The DragsI Like To Die
KaosIron Dream
MotionsBumble Bee '65
Thee HeadcoatsGet What's Been Forbidden
Thee HeadcoateesI'm Happy
Davey Jones And The King BeesLiza Jane
Bobby Stanton QuintetScree.... Agh
Jerry HarrislSwing Daddy Swing
The PlayboysWhatizit?
The CrampsI'm Cramped
Lone TwisterLone Twister
Ganimi & His OrientalsCome With Me To The Cahbah
Danny Bell & The Bell HopsChili With Honey
MoontrekkersNight Of The Vampire
Ho Ho Laughing MonsterHoi Ho Laughing Monster
The NervesHanging On The Telephone
Dream SyndicateThat's What You Always Say
Gun ClubFire Spirit
The GentryWild
The WipersSame Old thing
The MustangsThat's For Sure
MorlocksIn The Cellar
ShaklesWhizz #7
John English III & The HeathensI Need You Near
DelmonasBlack Ludella
AquanautsRumble On The Docks
Neo BoysRunning In The Shadow
RaincoatsFairytale In The Supermarket
Terry MaltsDon't


Last weeks program (5/12)...

Can you please upload the track list for the show that aired on 5/12/10 (or 5/13 if you wanna get technical)? It was EXACTLY what I needed to hear at that point in time. Your show is awesome. Thanks!

Rockin' Good Time...

 And ditto what anonymous said on 05/22/2010 about your 09/02/2010 show, a track list would be a beautiful thing indeed. Cheers !

This show is great

'I was up last night unable to sleep and I heard your show.

I love itttt.

You have great musical tastes


and you sound very cute.




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