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Saturday, December 05, 2009


Thanks to the folks who came out tonight to hear me program an evening of music and dancing. They know who they are. We had fun, yes?

For those who didn't come to the second official DJ Icky Animal excursion, here is the set you missed:

Mareva Galanter, "7h du matin"
The Monkees - "Can You Dig It?"
The Jam - "In the City"
Wire - "Three Girl Rhumba"
Elastica - "Waking Up"
Cornershop - "Lessons Learned from Rocky I to Rocky III"
Janelle Monae - "Violet Stars Happy Hunting!!!"
Irma Thomas - "Break-A-Way"
Marvin Gaye - "You're a Wonderful One"
Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings - "Take Me With U"
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds - "Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!! (single edit)"
The Horrors - "Who Can Say"
The Cure - "A Few Hours After This..."
Bloc Party - "Ares"
Jarvis Cocker - "Fuckingsong"
Ride - "Twisterella"
The Dandy Warhols - "Welcome to the Third World"
Prince - "No More Candy 4 U"
Alicia Keys - "Try Sleeping with a Broken Heart"
Space - "Female of the Species"
Blur - "Popscene"
Nancy Boy - "Johnny Chrome & Silver"
The Brian Jonestown Massacre - "Servo"
The Olivia Tremor Control - "I'm Not Feeling Human"
The Jesus & Mary Chain - "Far Gone & Out"
Muse - "I Belong to You (New Moon Remix)"
Morrissey - "You Have Killed Me"
Suede - "Metal Mickey"
Adam & the Ants - "Physical (You're So)"
Duffy - "Rain on Your Parade"
Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - "I Gotta Dance to Keep From Crying"
Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames - "Yeh Yeh"
Baby Washington - "Hey Lonely"
France Gall - "Poupee de cire, poupee de son"
Lily Allen - "Not Fair"
Dizzee Rascal w/ Lily Allen - "Wanna Be"
Estelle - "Wait a Minute (Just a Touch)"
Saint Etienne - "Boy is Crying"
Suede - "Love the Way You Love"
Newcomers - "Martian Hop"
New Order - "Regret"
Mystery Jets & Laura Marling - "Young Love"
The Pipettes - "It Hurts to See You Dance So Well"
P.M. Dawn - "Set Adrift on Memory Bliss"
Rihanna & Justin Timberlake - "Hole in My Head"
Dr. Teeth & the Electric Mayhem - "Tenderly" + Animal Sings Gershwin

In keeping with songs that area also titles of my books, I think next time we'll start with some My Life Story....

Current Soundtrack: The Slickers, "Johnny Too Bad;" Johnny Hartman, "Charade;" Elvis Costello & the Attractions, "Really Mystified;" Johnny Boy, Johnny Boy

1 comment:

Greg McElhatton said...

That is one spectacular sounding set -- clearly I will need to listen to the songs I hadn't heard of before...