Friday, April 21, 2006

4/21/06 Show - Movie Songs

They were songs and then they were songs in movies and then they were songs played on my show about songs in movies.

Now they can be yours forever in this fabulous tennis bracelet link:

The playlist begins:
View To A Kill - Duran Duran
Where Is My Mind? - The Pixies
Lust For Life - Iggy Pop
Bela Lugosi's Dead - Bauhaus
Stigmata - Ministry
Eaten By The Monster Of Love - Sparks
War Across The Nation - Chelsea
Me And My Rhythm Box - Liquid Sky Soundtrack
Princes Of The Universe (1st couple minutes) - Queen
Gut Feeling - Devo
Goodbye Horses - Q Lazzarus
Head Over Heels - Tears For Fears
Don't You Forget About Me - Simple Minds
Why Can't I Touch It? - The Buzzcocks
Reel 10 - The Plugz
Same Old Scene - Roxy Music
The End - The Doors
Fight The Power - Public Enemy
Playground Love - Air
Everywhere At Once - The Plimsouls

Saturday, April 15, 2006

4/14/06 Show - Live Songs

Everything I played was originally recorded live and potentially off the hook although that expression doesn't really exist in my world - Canada.

What does exist is an online recording of this show, right here:

These were the songs I played in no particular order except for the order I played them in:

5 Minutes - The Stranglers
Dead Souls - Joy Division
Telegraph - OMD
Smart Patrol/Mr. DNA - Devo
Noise Annoys - The Buzzcocks
What She Said - The Smiths
Jolene - The Sisters of Mercy
Cowboys - Portishead
What We All Want - Gang of 4
Speak Slow - Tegan and Sara
Perfect Kiss - New Order
This Is Pop - XTC
Ain't This The Life - Oingo Boingo
Back In Flesh - Wall of Voodoo
Model Worker - Magazine
Dance - Toyah Wilcox
Bleed For Me - Dead Kennedys
Ku Klux Klan - Steel Pulse
I'm On Fire - Chelsea
About A Girl - Nirvana
Harvest Home - Big Country
Everything Counts - Depeche Mode

Saturday, April 08, 2006

4/7/06 Show - Cover Songs

It was all covers on this particular night. I hid a prize in one of those songs. Can you guess which one? You were wrong, it was Hambone.

If you want to hear the show, just follow Flippy the Dolphin and this HTML link:

And here comes the playlist pretzels:

Lucifer Sam - Love and Rockets
The Tide Is High - Blondie
Hounds of Love - The Futureheads
Ziggy Stardust - Bauhaus
Satisfaction - Devo
Hazy Shade of Winter - The Bangles
Ring of Fire - Wall of Voodoo
Redemption Song - Johnny Cash and Joe Strummer
Police On My Back - The Clash
I Fought the Law - Dead Kennedys
Kill Surf City - Jesus and the Mary Chain
A.N.T.S. - Adam and the Ants (kind of a cover but also kind of not)
Crazy - REM
Like A Prayer - Bigod 20
Pablo Picasso - Burning Sensations
Always Something There To Remind Me - Naked Eyes
Walk On By - The Stranglers
The In Crowd - Bryan Ferry
Our Lips Are Sealed - Fun Boy 3
Like A Virgin - Lords of the New Church
Dear Prudence - Siouxsie and the Banshees
Glamorous Life - The Fever
Tainted Love - Softcell
Peace, Love, and Understanding - Elvis Costello
China Girl - David Bowie
Ceremony - New Order
Soul Kitchen - X
Alabama Song (Whiskey Bar) - The Doors
Do You Wanna' Dance? - The Ramones
Surfin' Bird - The Cramps
The 15th - Fischerspooner
He's A Whore - Big Black
Crimson and Clover - Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
Step On - Happy Mondays
I Can't Seem To Make You Mine - Garbage
Supernaut - 1000 Homo DJs
All Along the Watchtower - Jimi Hendrix
Gimme Shelter - Sisters of Mercy

Saturday, April 01, 2006

3/31/06 - New Songs That Sound Old

Instead of playing post-punk or new wave music from the late 70s/early 80s, I played music that sounded just like that other stuff except it was made only a few years ago. I was trying to make the point of "Hey!"

This link will give you two tickets to paradise:

The playlist went a little something like this:

Out Of The Streets And Onto The Race Track - The Rapture
Fell In Love With A Girl - The White Stripes
Godhopping - Dog's Die In Hot Cars
I Am - Moving Units
Eyes Wide Open - Radio 4
Jacqueline - Franz Ferdinand
Obstacle 1 - Interpol
These Things - She Wants Revenge
For People Unknown - Windsor For The Derby
I Wouldn't Go Out With Me Either - Viewfinder
Your Retro Career Has Melted - The Faint
No Yellow Lines - Mount Sims
Nite Life - Adult.
Love Love Love - Glass Candy
1st Day - The Futureheads
Banquet - Bloc Party
Melting Moon - VHS or Beta
No Brakes - The Bravery
The Recluse - Cursive
Pitfall - Film School
Entertainer - The Good Life
Hate To Say I Told You So - The Hives
Love Burns - BRMC
The High Party - Ted Leo and the Pharmacists
Jazz Makes Me Nervous - The Fuses
Club Foot - Kasabian
Sorry Sorry - Rooney
Living In America - The Sounds
She's Lost Total Control - Ryan Adams
Short Drive - Gerty
Formed A Band - Art Brut
Changes Are No Good - The Stills
Mr. You're On Fire - The Liars
(here's where my Jerry Springer Final Thought was)
Dreaming Of You - The Coral
Whatever Happened To My Rock 'N Roll - BRMC
The Slow Club (cut off) - The Fever