Springwind Sonic Soul Collage

Alan Springwind


This is a seed sprouting. I want to share music with everyone who listens and spread peace and love. Let's dance.

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775 episodes

#110 I Don't Want No Sugar In My Coffee

Out of the vault. A twisting, turning genre buster. We go places we've never gone before. The Kinks get us started and Fats Domino takes us home with a wild ride in between.

Jun 30, 2023
Rocket Reducer at The Campfire in 1968

New for tonight. A sweet, sweet journey from 1968 with MC5 and off into the cosmos on the Springwind Starship.

Jun 24, 2023
Optimism & The Rarity of Experience (Take 2)

A brand new sonic soul collage featuring Kevin Ayers, founding guitarist for Soft Machine and early Fairport Convention. Featuring some personally surreal storytelling.

Jun 15, 2023
Evolution & The Ghost Of A Man

A delightful dip into the realm of Ronnie Lane, Ronnie Wood and Pete Townshend. Peaking with some early The Who.

Jun 11, 2023
#135 Slightly Byrned Salmon Dance

I need to let go and play. Join me for a wild eclectic ripple featuring David Byrne, Chemical Brothers and much more. The Rolling Stones get us started. On with the show. Good health to you.

Jun 04, 2023
Remembering Jeff Beck & His Gutsy Guitar

One of the greatest and most prolific guitarists come out of the British Rythm & Blues scene of the early 60's. He passed away in January 2023. Let's explore a tiny bit of his huge body of work. Plenty of Yardbirds and early Lord Sutch.

May 25, 2023
Clown & Spaceman Dancing Around The Sun

An eclectic sonic soul collage. Reflecting and playing with heading towards the end of a wonderful life. Some more recently released Leon Russell is our peak.

May 18, 2023
#145 I Ain't Dead Yet Elvis

Out of the vault from 9 years ago. Elvis Costello & The Attractions get us going. Whatever happened to my rock & roll. Some fine guitar work. Elvis lives without being present.

May 13, 2023
#140 Party Like It's 6000

I used to celebrat every 1000 listens. Here I celebrated 6000 listens. CAKE gets us started and a rockin ripple from Los Straitjackets. It's coming down.

May 04, 2023
#91 As You Leave - Ray Manzarek...

Another from the vault. Almost 10 years ago Ray Manzarek, keyboardest for The Doors left the planet and this lifetime. This features one of his last projects with one of my favorite slide guitar players, Roy Rogers.

Apr 30, 2023
#135 Slightly Byrned Salmon Dance.

Out of the vault. One of my most playful rockin' episodes ever. The Rolling Stones get us started and David Byrne brings the climax.

Apr 29, 2023
I Choose Higher Ground

A rockin' ripple featuring Bonnie Raitt and Joy Of Cooking and more. Iris Dement gets us moving. We're workin' on a world.

Apr 20, 2023
Room To Move In California

A great little slice of John Mayalls life from 1964 to now. The master keeps on playing.

Apr 14, 2023
No Shangri-La In Our Soul Kitchen

A great sonic soul collage with much newly released material from great artists like Frank Zappa and X.

Apr 02, 2023
Through the Kaleidoscope to El Rayo-X With David Lindley

Remembering the exceptional skills and dynamic but low key influnce of David Lindley. He left the planet on March 3 and would have been would have been 79 on March 21. He was a master of anything with strings.

Mar 28, 2023
Mystery Dance In My Soul Shoes

A delightful fresh ripple featuring Graham Parker and Elvis Costello live.

Mar 13, 2023
Boppin' the Blues On the Mystery Train

A journey through live The Doors and Hot Tuna. Robert Gordon and Link Wray get us going. I can't keep from crying, sometimes.

Mar 01, 2023
Looking Through The Windshield With Your Radio On

A deep ripple of American music and life on the road and to the cosmos.

Feb 21, 2023
Blinded by the Dirt Road Blues

A special ripple reflecting on how we got here from the 60s. Booker T & The M.G.'s, Bob Dylan, Rickie Lee Jones and a whole lot more.

Feb 12, 2023
It's A Long Time To Get Old

A soul collage deep into my inspiration and motivation for this lifetime. Grateful Dead, Steve Miller Band, John Prine and more. Join me for the blues from yesterday.

Feb 04, 2023
Yonki Time on Marquee Moon

Celebrating the life and music of Tom Verlaine who passed away on January 28, 2023. The lead singer of the band Television with his magical guitar.

Jan 30, 2023
Deja Vu with David Crosby

My 3rd attempt with my new computer. This is a great feel for the musical soul of David Crosby. Join us.

Jan 21, 2023
The Word Is Love

A fun ripple of seldom heard cuts from The Who, 13th Floor Elevators and other gems. Elmore James takes us home in the end. Hop on board the magic bus.

Jan 14, 2023
One More Time With Java James

Celebrating the life of my childhood friend, teammate, explorer of the edge and traveling buddy, Java James. Seven years since he left the earth realm.

Jan 09, 2023
Pulled Up Like It Is (New Year's Eve 2023 Part 3, The Finale)

We head into the new year with hope. Let's spread peace and joy and dance and sing as we go further up the road.

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Jan 01, 2023
Through A Ring Of Fire With The Brain Police (New Years Eve 2023, Part 2)

We move towards the future as I celebrate my sobriety. The Beatles, The Rolling Stone & Talking Heads and some sweet surprises.

Jan 01, 2023
Goodbye to the Past (New Years Eve 2023, Part1)

The first episode of tonights New Years Eve celbration. Let's go to the Love-In.

Jan 01, 2023
Dancing On A Memory of Kim Simmonds

Kim Simmonds, founder and leader of Savoy Brown Blues Band, later shortened to Savoy Brown, passed away on December 12, 2022. A huge impact on the 60's British blues scene before rocking out.

Dec 20, 2022
Up Against Ray Wylie Hubbard's Wall Of Stories

One of the finest folk, rockin' guitarists and author of the famous Up Against The Wall Redneck Mother, Ray Wyllie Hubbard. He had a nice career in the seventies, then slowed down. In the 90s he jumped back in and has been in a groove ever since. Tonigh we experience his groove and amazing lyrical storytelling.

Dec 16, 2022
Are You Experienced? Well I Am.

A magical journey with The Jimi Hendrix Experience, featuring some studio outtakes and live performances. Starting and ending with tunes from Curtis Knight & The Squires. A band Jimi played guitar and recorded with as he was beginning his own career. Very trippy at times.

Dec 12, 2022