The Skunks Are Number One (in Davis, CA)

Just rec’d this message. — The Skunks are #1 in Davis, CA. Hello, Austin?

The message was from Harry at Last Laugh records, who reissued “Earthquake Shake” / “Can’t Get Loose” a few weeks ago. The single is available at Waterloo Records, unless they’ve sold out, and by now should be available from major distributors.

See a recent clip of band doing “Earthquake Live” "Earthquake Shake".

The exact message from KDVS-FM, with the Top 30 list, is below. But if you’re in town for SXSW, you can see 2/3 of the Skunks — Jesse Sublett & Jon Dee Graham, at Uncle Billy’s on Barton Springs Friday 3/16, 5:30-7:30 PM. That’s right, we’ll be doing two sets, murder ballads, blues, etc., doing our part to keep austin Weird.

We are happy to announce that The Skunks’ “Can’t Get Loose” was among our Top Ten most played records this week at KDVS 90.3 FM in Davis, CA. (#1)

KDVS Top 30 and Top 5 New Adds for 03/05/2012

Tali Link, Jess Abell, Hatem Gallouzi: Music Directors
Brent Batty: Assistant Music Director

KDVS Top 30

1. The Skunks – “Can’t Get Loose” (Last Laugh)
2. Charles Albright/Matt K. Shrugg – “Split Personalities 7” (Sacramento/Phono Select)
3. U.S. Girls – “The Island Song” (Calico Corp.)
4. The Mentally Ill – “Gacy’s Place 7” (Last Laugh)
5. King Lollipop – “Woodland Whoopee Songs Of OL’ Callowee!” (1-2-3-4 GO!)
6. Terrible Truths – “s/t” (Small Town City Living)
7. Buzz – “See You Sioux” (Dark Entries)
8. The Pharmacy – “Dig Your Grave EP” (Kind Turkey Records)
9. Unnatural Helpers – “Unnatural Helpers” (1-2-3-4 GO!)
10. Thorbjorn Risager – “Dust & Scratches” (Cope Records)
11. King Dude – “My Beloved Ghost” (Bathetic)
12. Baloji – “Kinshasa Succursale” (Crammed Discs)
13. Actual Water – “She’s A Priest b/w Latoya” (Plastic Idol)
14. Sola Rosa – “Get It Together” (Melting Pot Music)
15. Uzi Rash – “I Saw You 7″” (1-2-3-4 GO!)
16. Bad Drugs – “Raw Powder” (Rotted Tooth)
17. Cheater Slicks – “Guttural: Live 2010” (Columbus Discount)
18. Twin Steps – “Serial Parade” (Cola Bruin)
19. Sound Became Color – “Sometimes the Sun Shines Through the Rain” (Daly City Records)
20. The Lonesome Savages – “All Outta Love EP” (Kind Turkey Records)
21. Slim Twig – “There’s A Secret To Your Pleasure” (Calico Corp.)
22. Beverly McClellan – “Fear Nothing” (Junk Drawer)
23. The Andy Poxon Band – “Red Roots” (EllerSoul Records)
24. Various Artists – “Friends & Friends Of Friends Vol. 4” (Tender Loving Empire)
25. Dead Boomers – “The Pig in the Python” (Sabbatical )
26. Lilac – “Lilac” (Omega)
27. Kidda Band – “(Watch Out) Thief” (Last Laugh)
28. Vanna Inget – “Allvar” (1-2-3-4 GO!)
29. “Blue” Gene Tyranny – “Detours” (Unseen Worlds)
30. Pete Swanson – “High Time b/w Trees” (Emerald Cocoon)

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