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Rat Tales - Boston Rock Stories

Rat Tales - Boston Rock Stories

By Mike Hoban
Rat Tales tells the story of the Boston garage/punk scene through the music and voices of those who made the Boston rock scene so uniquely Boston. Rat Tales features music and in-depth interviews with the people that were there and lived to tell about it. At least what they can remember...
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"Rat Tales" - "Cowboy" Mach Bell - Thundertrain - Joe Perry Project
This is a new 2021 interview with "Cowboy" Mach Bell, lead singer of 70's Rat favorites, the band Thundertrain & then later the lead singer with the Joe Perry Project. He has recorded seminal LP's with both bands. Mach recently has written a book "Once A Rocker, Always A Rocker" which is a diary of his years with Joe Perry but also tells tales of his days playing the Rat & other Boston clubs. This interview focuses more on his days in Thundertrain & playing the clubs around Boston.  Produced & Directed by: Mike Hoban & Lenny Scolletta Edited by: Lenny Scolletta Theme written by: Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta, performed by The Wayoutz "Rat Tales" Logo designed by: Joe Constantine Special thanks: Medford Community Media (2021) lennyvision
02:08:15
May 6, 2021
"Rat Tales" - Ralph Fatello Interview - The Vinny Band, The Nor'easters, Semper-Fi
2021 interview with songwriter and guitarist of The Vinny Band, The Nor'easters & Semper-Fi, Ralph Fatello.  Known for their big hits "The Ravioli" & "Why Can't You Say Love", The VINNY BAND played all over Boston and New England and toured through South American and the Caribbean from 1976 to 1984. Their LP "Olas De Sexo" was produced by David Robinson of The Cars. Produced & Directed by: Mike Hoban & Lenny Scolletta Edited by: Lenny Scolletta Theme written by: Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta, performed by The Wayoutz "Rat Tales" Logo designed by: Joe Constantine Special thanks: Medford Community Media (2021) lennyvision
01:57:23
March 9, 2021
"Tavern Tales" - Simon Ritt - The Darlings
Solo acoustic set from co-founder, songwriter for and performer with The Darlings, an award winning Country-Rock band- past winners of The Jim Beam Country Music Talent Search In Nashville, TN.  The Darlings have received a Boston Music Award and In their career have been on the bill with Tom Petty, the Iconic Commander Cody, Jim Lauderdale, Willie Alexander, The Replacements, Lucinda Williams, Junior Brown and many others. In the  1980's Simon was also a member of the Daughters & The Unattached. Produced by: Frank Rowe, Mike Hoban & Lenny Scolletta Edited by: Lenny Scolletta Theme written by: Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta, performed by The Wayoutz "Rat Tales" Logo designed by: Joe Constantine Special thanks: Medford Community Media (2021) lennyvision
42:46
March 8, 2021
"Rat Tales" - Barry Marshall - The Marshalls
2021 interview with songwriter, producer, musician and drummer for the Marshalls, Barry Marshall. Barry also played, produced & toured with LaVern Baker. Produced & Directed by: Mike Hoban & Lenny Scolletta Edited by: Lenny Scolletta Theme written by: Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta, performed by The Wayoutz "Rat Tales" Logo designed by: Joe Constantine Special thanks: Medford Community Media (2021) lennyvision
01:43:10
January 21, 2021
Rat Radio - Volume 14 - 70's - 90's
"Rat Radio" - Volume 14 -  90 mns of the still more coolest local songs from the 70's & Beyond. This volume contains songs from the very cool Asa Brebner Tribute CD "I Am Not Gone" available here: https://www.facebook.com/deltaljn.  This volume includes: "Sunshine Blue Skies" (Brebner) - Robin Lane, "Indian Amusement Park" (Brebner) - Classic Ruins, "Every Way The Wind Blowz" -  Lee Lawless, "Let'er Rip" - Thundertrain, "Burnin' Up" - Tom Dickie & The Desires, "Too Many Assholes" - Asa Brebner, "Fine Lovin' Mama" (Brebner) - Billy Connors & The Gator Bros, "Best Friend" - The Outlets, "Gimme The Shakes" - Dogmatics, "Johnny Was A Rocket" - Lapeste, "Mass Ave", - Wille "Loco" Alexander & The Boom Boom Band, "Path Of Wire" - The Wayoutz, "In My Car" - The Marshalls, "Travel" - Scott Damgaard, "Hate To Hate" - Richard Mirsky, "A Good Guest" - Probable Cause, "Hit & Run" - Wille "Loco" Alexander, "Hypnotic" - Muck & The Mires, "Dance Dance Dance" - The Upstarts, "Behold" - Cuban Heels, "I've Been Around" - Downbeat 5, "Let Me Go" - Jenny Dee & The Deelinquents, "Get On With It" - Letters To Cleo, "I'm Not Going To Work Today" (Brebner) - Larry Newman, "The Roses I Never Sent" (Brebner) - Randy Black, "Don't Wait Til Tomorrow" - Robin Lane & The Chartbusters "Rat Radio" is produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Radio" logo designed by Joe Constantine Theme written by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta & performed by the Wayoutz Special thanks Medford Community Media, Medford, MA (c) 2021 lennyvision
01:26:53
January 19, 2021
"Rat Radio" - Volume 11 - 70's & 80's &
"Rat Radio" - Volume 11 -  90 mns of the still more coolest local songs from the 70's & Beyond. This volume includes: "Cope" - Gigolo Aunts, "My Town" - The Dawgs, "Mass Ave" - Wille "Loco" Alexander, "Teenage Flu" - The Atlantics, "Something Bad" - The Devotions, "More Than Desire" - Caddilac Heart, "La La La" - Cavedogs, "Lullaby Of Boomland" - Classic Ruins, "Repetition" - Dumptruck, "Not Looking Back" - Lyres, "Max Headroom", - Kenne Highland & His Vatican Sex Kittens, "Nancy Reagen's Head" - Mission Of Burma, "Deliver Me From Idiots" - The Wayouts, "Candy & Suzie" - The Wayouts, "Back In My Arms" - Peter Dayton, "The Dulles Bros Were Here" - Ad Frank, "A Bear Is A Bear Is A Bear" - Spampinato Bros, "Joyride" - Tribe, "Demon Rock" - Letters To Cleo, "Hurricane Bill" - Big Dipper, "Forbidden Love" - Asa Brebner, "Route One" - Cuban Heels, "Don't Let Her Get Away" - Muck & The Mires, "Mall Rebel" - Brian Nolan, "Downtown Talk" - Tom Dickie & The Desires, "Hurry Cherie", - Fox Pass, "It's A Shame About Ray" - The Lemonheads, "Stop The World" - The Elevators "Rat Radio" is produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Radio" logo designed by Joe Constantine Theme written by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta & performed by the Wayoutz Special thanks Medford Community Media, Medford, MA (c) 2020 lennyvision
01:33:45
December 9, 2020
"Rat Radio" - Volume 13 - Lyres/DMZ
"Rat Radio" - Volume 13 - Lyres/DMZ. 90 mns of their coolest songs from the 70's & Beyond.  This volume includes: "Help You Ann" - Lyres, "Do Not Enter" - DMZ, "Geraldine (I Need Money)" - Lyres, "No Reason To Complain" - Lyres, "Come On Now" - DMZ, "Mighty Ida" - DMZ, "We Sell Soul" - Lyres, "How Can I Make You Mine" - DMZ, "Soapy" - Lyres, "Ball Me Out" - DMZ, "Teenage Head", - DMZ, "Buried Alive" - Lyres, "How Do You Know" - Lyres, "I Confess" - Lyres, "Boy From Nowhere" - DMZ, "Don't Give It Up" - Lyres, "In Motion" - Lyres, "What A Girl Can Do" - Lyres, "Busy Body" - Lyres, "From Home" - DMZ, "The First Time" - DMZ, "No More" - Lyres, "Love Me Til The Sun Shines" - Lyres, "That's The Way I Feel About You" - Lyres, "Bad Attitude" - DMZ, "I'm Telling You Girl", - Lyres, "If You Want My Love" - Lyres, "Buried Alive" - Lyres, "Lift Up Your Hood" - DMZ, "You'll Never Do It Baby" - DMZ, "Til The End Of The Day" - Lyres, "Sun's Going Down" - Lyres, "She Pay's The Rent" - Lyres, "Cinderella" - DMZ "Rat Radio" is produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" logo designed by Joe Constantine Theme written by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta & performed by the Wayoutz Special thanks Medford Community Media, Medford, MA (c) 2020 lennyvision
01:35:03
December 8, 2020
"Rat Radio" - Volume 12 - The Real Kids/John Felice
"Rat Radio" - Volume 12 - The Real Kids/John Felice. 90mns of the coolest John Felice songs from the 70's & Beyond. Featuring songs from the Taxi Boys & the Devotions. This volume includes: "All Kindsa Girls" - The Real Kids, "Can't Talk To That Girl" - The Real Kids, "She" - The Real Kids, "Detox Queen" - The Real Kids, "Something Bad" - The Devotions, "Small Town" - The Real Kids, "Common At Noon" - The Real Kids, "Where I Wanna Be" - The Real Kids, "Every Day Is A Saturday" - The Real Kids, "All Night Boppin'" - The Real Kids, "Do The Boob", - The Real Kids, "Shake Outta Control" - The Real Kids, "Grown Up Wrong" - The Real Kids, "Problems" - The Real Kids, "Outta Place" - The Real Kids, "No Place Fast" - The Real Kids, "I'm Not There" - The Real Kids, "Hit You Hard" - The Real Kids, "Just Like Darts" - The Real Kids, "On The Blink" - The Real Kids, "Lil' Red Riding Hood" - John Felice, "Bad To Worse" - The Real Kids, "I Can't Kick" - Taxi Boys, "Reggae Reggae" - The Real Kids, "Now You Know" - The Real Kids, "Keep Away", - The Devotions, "It's Been Real" - The Real Kids, "Looks Like Goodbye"  "Rat Radio" is produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" logo designed by Joe Constantine Theme written by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta & performed by the Wayoutz Special thanks Medford Community Media, Medford, MA (c) 2020 lennyvision
01:35:32
December 8, 2020
"Rat Radio" - Volume 10 - 70's, 80's &more
90mns of still more of the coolest songs from the 80's & Beyond. This volume includes: "Baby's Off Her Rocker" - The Varmints, "Too Many Assholes" - Asa Brebner, "I Need A Girl" - The Atlantics, "Hurricane Bill" - Big Dipper, "Playground" - Bruce Arnold (Orpheus), "Goodbye To The First Rainy Day" - Ted Meyers (Chamaeleon Church), "First Kiss" - The Upstarts, "Journey To Time" - The Time Beings, "Burnin' Up" - Tom Dickie & The Desires, "Psycho Blond" - Pastiche, "Magic In Her Eyes", - The Trademarks, "I Wasn't Me" - Boys Life, "Bad Sand" - Bound & Gagged, "I Need That Record" - The Tweeds, "Here At The Home" - Tribe, "Send Me An Angel" - Robin Lane & The Chartbusters, "Here Comes Your Man" - The Pixies, "Howa You" - David Arvadon & The Pyschopaths, "Andy Fell" - Human Sexual Response, "Shake Some Action" - Jenny Dee & The Deelinquents, "I See" - Letters To Cleo, "Sequins In Your Dress" - Permafrost, "Suspicion" - Cuban Heels, "I've Been Kicked Around" - Downbeat 5, "If You Knew" - Muck & The Mires, "Don't Ever Wanna Lose Ya", - "New England, "The Madison" - Classic Ruins, "I Quit" - The Wayoutz "Rat Radio" is produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" logo designed by Joe Constantine Theme written by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta Special thanks Medford Community Media (c) 2020 lennyvision
01:33:14
December 3, 2020
"Rat Radio" - Volume 9 - More 80's & Beyond
90mns of more of the coolest songs from the 80's & Beyond. This volume includes: "We Fight Tonight" - Unnatural Axe, "Reasons For Murder" - Asa Brebner, "Everything's Different Now" - Til Tuesday, "A Little Devotion" - Ad Frank & The Fast Easy Women, "Robert Pollard" - Big Dipper, "Big Radio" - The Crosbees, "Boys Rule" - Switch & Go, "Indian Giver" - Battery Bridge, "Colin's Heroes" - Dambuilders, "Don't Stop Me From Crying" - Berlin Airlift, "Boom", - The Sextons, "The Way I Do" - Steven Paul Perry, "Grey" - Last Stand, Shake The Faith, "Too Much Monkey Business" - Willie Alexander, "Modern Angel" - Doppleganger, "Eddie" - The Outlets, "Stop The World" - The Elevators, "On My Own" - The Crosbees, "Wake Up" - Big Dipper, "Unspeakable" - Ad Frank, "Maybe Monday" - Til Tuesday, "Three Chord Rock" - Unnatural Axe, "Angel At My Window" - The Wayoutz "Rat Radio" is produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" logo designed by Joe Constantine Theme written by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta Special thanks Medford Community Media (c) 2020 lennyvision
01:32:56
December 2, 2020
"Rat Radio" - Volume 8 - More Of The The 70's
90mns of more of the coolest songs from the 70's. This volume includes: "Sister Serena" - Dogmatics, "Best Friend" - The Outlets, "Destroyer" - DMZ, "Labatts" - Classic Ruins, "Where'd You Get That Cigarette?" - Infliktors, "Vehicle For Love" - Lou Miami & The Kozmetics, "Don't Wanna Die In My Sleep" - LePeste, "Baby, I Still Need Your Lovin'" - Lyres, "She's Cracked" - The Modern Lovers, "Out On A Date" - Nervous Eaters, "Kenmore Square", - Mach 5, "Now You Know" - The Real Kids, "Moron Rock" - Reddy Teddy, "Sex Substitute" - Unnatural Axe, "Novelty Shoes" - Reddy Teddy, "If You're Happy" - Lyres, "Kill Me Now" - LaPeste, "We All Want To Survive" - Infliktors, "Let's Get Dull" - Classic Ruins, "Big City Rock" - The Atlantics, "Hit You Hard" - The Real Kids, "The First Time" - DMZ, "Can't Cheat The Reaper" - The Outlets, "MTV OD" - Dogmatics "Rat Radio" is produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" logo designed by Joe Constantine Theme written by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta Special thanks Medford Community Media
01:32:60
December 2, 2020
"Rat Radio" - Volume 7 - The 70's (mostly)
90mns of the coolest songs from the 70's. This volume includes: "Help You Ann" - Lyres, "LonelyHearts" - The Atlantics, "2 Doors Down" - Boys Life, "Heart Attack" - Classic Ruins, "No Place Like Home" - Neighborhoods, "Jackie Onassis" - Human Sexual Response, "Do The Boob" - The Real Kids, "Shot Of Your Love" - The Dawgs, "I Want Sex" - The Boize, "The Plug" - Unnatural Axe, "(Hangin' 10 With) Henrietta", - The Beachmasters, "Terminal Barbershop" - Pastiche, "Circles" - Drezniak, "Substitute" - Ash, "Cry The Night Away" - The Trademarks, "Fascist Lover" - Lou Miami, "If You're Going To The City" - Mach 5, "Johnny's Coltrane" - Gary Shane, "Cos I'm Taking You To Bed" - Willie Alexander, "All Kinds Girls" (Live Paris) - The Real Kids, "A Bit Of You" - The Last One's, "Amtrak" - Fox Pass, "I'll Show You Who's Mod" - Kenne Highland & His Vatican Sex Kittens, "You're Too Cute" - LaPeste, "Hot Steel & Acid" - Nervous Eaters, "Not Looking Back" - Lyres, "Government Center" - Modern Lovers, "Back In Line" - Prime Movers "Rat Radio" is produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" & "Rat Radio" logo's designed by Joe Constantine Theme written by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta Special thanks Medford Community Media
01:29:03
December 1, 2020
Rat Radio - Volume 5 - The 80's & Yonder
90 minutes of more of the coolest songs from the coolest Boston bands from the 1980's & Beyonder. This Volume features the following: "Can't Wait Forever (live)" - The Atlantics, "Happiest Days" - Billy 7, "Heroes Of The Dead" - Boys Life, "High Life" - Cadillac Heart "Lover's Day" - Til Tuesday, "The Boy I Work With" - Ed's Redeeming Qualities, "Make Your Mark" - Downbeat 5, "Alive" - Dumptruck, "Stick Ball Kids" - The Elevators, "Front Page Girl" -  Fox Pass, "Last Cadillac On Earth" - The Fools, "You & I Being Together" - Muck & The Mires, "King Of Calypso" -  Ed's Redeeming Qualities, "Candy Guts" - The Dambuilders, "C'mon C'mon" - Gigalo Aunts, "Kurt Koasik" - Permafrost, "Keeping Time" - Jenny Dee & The Deelinquents, "Lie Detector Test" - The Elevators, "Mind Control" - The Fools, "If You Knew" - Muck & The Mires, "We Are Not Friends Anymore" -  Downbeat 5, "Do It Over Again" - Jenny Dee & The Deelinquents, "When You're Dancing" - Richie Parsons, "Different Today" - Merrie Amsterburg, "Let Him Think On That" - Spampinato Brothers, "Trapped By My Own Intentions" - Jon Macey,  "I Am A Dog" - Permafrost "Rat Radio" is Produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" Logo designed by - Joe Constantine Special Thanks: Medford Community Media (c)2020 lennyvision
01:31:32
November 18, 2020
Rat Radio - Volume 4 - 70's & Beyond
90 minutes of more of the coolest songs from the coolest Boston bands from the 1970's & Beyonder. This episode features the following: "Teenage Flu" - The Atlantics, "Move With Me Sister" - The Del Fuegos, "What Does Sex Mean To Me" - Human Sexual Response, "My Ex" - Sex Execs "It's A Night For Beautiful Girls" - The Fools, "Sail Away" - Macey's Parade, "River Of Red" - Xanna Don't, "Transylvania Concubine" - Rasputina, "Indian Giver" - Battery Bridge, "A Little Devotion" - Ad Frank, "Baba Ganhoog" - The Cavedogs, "I've Been Kicked Around" - Downbeat 5, "Girlfriend's Girlfriend" - The Elevators, "Where I Come From" - Time Beings, "All Things Go Wrong" - Dumptruck, "Copsucker" - The Dambuilders, "Mass Ave" - Willie "Loco" Alexander, "Ain't No Good" - The Varmints, "Bad Attitude" - DMZ, "Lord Scrumptious" - Big Dipper, "Just Head" -  Nervous Eaters, "Better Off Dead (live)" - Shake The Faith, "Best Friends" - The Outlets, "Shake On The Highwire" - The Crosbees, "Accidents" - Probable Cause, "Let's Get Dull" - Classic Ruins, LaPeste,  "Amtrak" - Fox Pass, "She Pays The Rent" - Lyres, "Take That" - Third Rail "Rat Radio" is Produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" Logo designed by - Joe Constantine Special Thanks: Medford Community Media (c)2020 lennyvision
01:30:52
November 3, 2020
"Rat Radio" - Volume 3 - 70's & Beyond
90 minutes of the coolest songs from the coolest Boston bands from the 1970's & Beyonder.   This episode features the following: "2 Doors Down" - Boys Life, "Thanks For Asking" - Battery Bridge, "Down High" - Third Rail, "That's When I Reach For My Revolver" - Mission Of Burma, "Astral Plane" - Jonathan Richman, "Boston Lullaby" - Pastiche, "The Man I Don't Wanna Be" - Unnatural Axe, "Stuck In The Same Refrain" - The Peter Dayton Band, "Only Breathing" - O Positive, "I'm Really Enthusiastic" - Randy Black, "Lost My Mind" - Robin Lane & The Chartbusters, "Catbird Queen" - Reddy Teddy, "Solid Gold" - Real Kids, "Buried Alive" - Lyres, "I Want Sex" - The Boize, "Forget About It" - The Varmints, "Rocco's Wake" - Classic Ruins, "I'm Not There" - The Devotions, "Wood & Steel" - Last Stand, "Pretty Baby" - Mr Airplane Man, "Rock & Roll Romance" -  Rick Berlin - The Movie, "Already Gone" - Shake The Faith, "Best Friends" - The Outlets, "Shake On The Highwire" - The Crosbees, "Accidents" - Probable Cause, "Let's Get Dull" - Classic Ruins, "Boystown Boys" - Marc Thor & The Boize, "Man In The Window" - Radical Cams, "Perfect Life" - Boys Life "Rat Radio" is Produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" Logo designed by - Joe Constantine Special Thanks: Medford Community Media (c)2020 lennyvision
01:33:43
November 2, 2020
Frank Rowe - Classic Ruins - Interview Part Two
Frank Rowe - Classic Ruins - Interview Part Two. All new interview with the singer, guitarist, songwriter for the seminal local rock band Classic Ruins. Produced & Directed by: Mike Hoban & Lenny Scolletta Edited by: Lenny Scolletta Theme written by: Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta, performed by The Wayoutz "Rat Tales" Logo designed by: Joe Constantine
01:25:09
November 2, 2020
Unnatural Axe - Interview with Richie Parsons & Tom White
Interview with Guitarists & Songwriters Richie Parsons & Tom White of Unnatural Axe. "Rat Tales - Boston Rock Stories" is Produced & Directed by: Mike Hoban & Lenny Scolletta Edited by: Lenny Scolletta Theme Song: performed & recorded by: The Wayoutz and composed by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" Logo designed by:  Joe Constantine Special thanks: Medford Community Media, Medford, MA
01:41:19
November 2, 2020
Frank Rowe - Classic Ruins - Interview Part One...
Frank Rowe - Classic Ruins - Interview Part One. All new interview with the singer, guitarist, songwriter for the seminal local rock band Classic Ruins. Produced & Directed by: Mike Hoban & Lenny Scolletta Edited by: Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" Logo designed by: Joe Constantine Theme written by: Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta, performed by The Wayoutz
01:13:38
October 29, 2020
JJ Rassler - DMZ
DMZ Guitarist & songwriter JJ Rassler talks about the early/late 70's Boston club scene, forming DMZ, playing at The Rat & other clubs in Boston, recording their LP & much more. "Rat Tales - Boston Rock Stories" is Produced & Directed by: Mike Hoban & Lenny Scolletta Edited by: Lenny Scolletta Theme Song:  Composed by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta & Performed & recorded by The Wayoutz  "Rat Tales" Logo designed by: Joe Constantine Special thanks: Medford Community Media, Medford, MA
01:39:09
October 29, 2020
"Rat Radio" Volume 2 - 70's - 80's
90 minutes of the coolest songs from the coolest Boston bands from the 1970's & 80's. This episode features the following: "1 & 1 < 2" - Classic Ruins, "The First Time" - DMZ, "Big City Rock" - The Atlantics, "Cigarette" - The Infliktors, "I Live With Ghosts" - Lou Miami, "Better Off Dead" - LaPeste, "Down High" - Third Rail, "That's When I Reach For My Revolver" - Mission Of Burma, "Talk Show" - Pastiche, "They Saved Hitler's Brain" - Unnatural Axe, "You Told Me" - The Outlets, "I Finally Found Her" - Boy's Life, "Nazi Concentration Camp Blues" - Nervous Eaters, "Skin Tight" - Peter Dayton Band, "Up Up Up" - O Positive, "No Questions" - Randy Black, "When Things Go Wrong (live)" - Robin Lane, "Love Potion #9" - General Foodz, "Novelty Shoes" - Reddy Teddy, "All Kindsa Girls" - The Real Kids, "Buried Alive" - Lyres, "Sorry, Wrong Number" - The Atlantics', "Geraldine (I Need Money)" - Classic Ruins, "Do Not Enter" - DMZ, "Dancing With Death" - Lou Miami, "Acid Test" - Nervous Eaters, "Roadrunner" - Modern Lovers "Rat Radio" is Produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" Logo designed by- Joe Constantine
01:28:40
October 27, 2020
Rat Radio - Volume One - the 60's
90 minutes of the coolest songs from the coolest Boston bands from the 1960's. This episode features the following: "Don't Look Back" - The Remains, "You Got The Power" - Art Of Lovin', "What The New Breed Say" - The Barbarians, "Camilla Is Changing - Chamaeleon Church, "Kickin' It Back To You" - Eagle, "As It Is Before" - Earth Opera, "Come When I Call" - Eden's Children, "Land Of Diana" - The Freebourne, "Feels Like Home" - Front Page Review, "Walkin' & Singin'" - Ill Wind, "Can't Find The Time" - Orpheus, "New Day" - The Pandoras, "Death Of A Nation" - Phluph, "BBY", "Once Upon A Time" - Teddy & The Pandas, "Message To Pretty" - The Rising Storm, "Funny Freak Parade" - Ultimate Spinach, "Mystic Mourning" - Beacon Street Union, "I Won't Hurt You" - West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band, "Violet Gown - The Lost, "Why Do I Cry" - The Remains, "Paul's Circus" - Art Of Lovin', "Take It Or Leave It" - The Barbarians, "Separated" - Eagle, "Spring This Year" - Chamaeleon Church "Rat Radio" is Produced by Lenny Scolletta & Mike Hoban Edited by Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" Logo designed by- Joe Constantine Special Thanks: Medford Community Media (c)2020 lennyvision
01:34:01
October 27, 2020
Tavern Tales - Open Mic - Frank Rowe
Classic Ruins guitarist & songwriter Frank Rowe plays a great set of his acoustic songs, acoustically.  "Tavern Tales -Boston Rock Stories" is Produced & Directed by: Mike Hoban & Lenny Scolletta Edited by: Lenny Scolletta Theme Song: performed & recorded by The Wayoutz and composed by Tom Abbott & Lenny Scolletta "Rat Tales" Logo designed by- Joe Constantine Special thanks: Medford Community Media, Medford, MA
24:49
October 19, 2020