Uncontrollable Urge (Music)
Wed Apr 25th 2012 10.00am–12.00pm
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R.E.M. “Pretty Persuasion” from Reckoning (I.R.S. 1984) —R.E.M. tribute night at Off Bdwy this Friday night, benefiting KDHX. I'll be the MC.Buy it!
Jens Lekman “Sipping On the Sweet Nectar” from Night Falls Over Kortedala (Service 2007)Buy it!
Dave Apollon “Russian Rag” from String Ragtime: To Do This You Got To Know How (Yazoo Records) —1932. Today's music bed.Buy it!
Danbert Nobacon and The Pine Valley Cosmonauts “Christopher Marlowe” from The Library Book Of The World (Bloodshot 2007) —Yes it's Shakespear's B-Day soon, not Marlowe's.Buy it!
The Hive Dwellers “Nothin' But The Buryin'” from Hewn From The Wilderness (K 2012) N Buy it!
Chumbawamba “New York Mining Disaster 1941” from WYSIWYG (Republic 2000) —Bee Gee's song in a Bee Gee's set. Robin Gibb came out of his coma.Buy it!
Bee Gees “Every Christian Lion Hearted Man Will Show You” from Bee Gees' 1st CD ALBUM (Atco Records 1967) —1967.Buy it!
The Dirtbombs “I Started A Joke” from If You Don't Already Have a Look (In The Red 2005) —And one more Bee Gee cover.Buy it!
Van Dyke Parks “Money Is King” from Wall Street / Money Is King - Single (Bananastan LLC 2011) —Picked this up at his recent concert at the Luminary. Cover of Calypso artist, The Growling Tiger.Buy it!
Ethel Merman & Gordon Jenkins and His Orchestra “Can You Use Any Money Today? (Decca Broadway Reissue Recording)” from 12 Songs from Call Me Madam (With Selections From "Panama Hattie") [Original Broadway Cast] (MCA classics 1992) —1951.Buy it!
XTC “Happy Families” from Rag & Bone Buffet (Geffen 1990)Buy it!
Pilot Scott Tracy “Master Jack” from Any City (Alternative Tentacles 2005) —2 Jacks & A Jill cover.Buy it!
Paul Weller “Green” from Sonik Kicks (Island 2012) N Buy it!
Kirsty Maccoll “Don't Come the Cowboy With Me Sonny Jim” from Kite (Virgin 1989)Buy it!
Buck Owens “I've Got A Tiger By The Tail” from The Very Best Of Buck Owens, Vol. 1 (Rhino 1994)Buy it!
Ronnie Hawkins & the Hawks “Baby Jean” from The Best Of Ronnie Hawkins & The Hawks (Rhino 1990) —1960. Features the late Levon Helm on drums and co-writing. Before they were the Band they were the Hawks.Buy it!
Andre Williams & The Sadies “One Eyed Jack” from Night & Day (Outside Music 2012) N —Playing May 4 at Off Broadway, local heroes Ransom Note open the show.Buy it!
LaVern Baker “Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes” from See See Rider / Blues Ballads (Collectables 1998) —1963.Buy it!
The Delfonics “Ready Or Not Here I Come (Can't Hide From Love)” from La-La Means I Love You (Remastered) (Arista 1997)Buy it!
Fishbone “Slow Bus Movin' (Howard Beach Party)” from Truth and Soul (Columbia 1988)Buy it!
The English Beat “Save It For Later” from Special Beat Service (sire 1982) —Caught the tail end of their show with some old friends last weekend, post wedding, perfect. Although we missed this song, if they did in fact play it.Buy it!
The Figgs “Chased” from The Day Gravity Stopped (Stomper 2012) N Buy it!
Buzzcocks “I Don't Mind” from Singles Going Steady CD ALBUM (IRS 1979)Buy it!
Mission of Burma “1001 Pleasant Dreams” from The Obliterati (Matador 2006) —New album coming out this summer.Buy it!
Pins Of Light “Losing Sleep” from II (Alternative Tentacles 2012) N Buy it!
Mr. Right And Mr. Wrong [NoMeansNo] “Widget” from One Down Two To Go (Wrong wrongrecords.com 1994)Buy it!
Public Image Ltd. “Religion II” from First Issue (Light In The Attic 1978) R —By request from last week from Radio Frequency Club member, Scott, who said he's going to give an additional gift, albeit late for the spring drive. Thanks Scott.Buy it!
King Missile “Jesus Was Way Cool” from Mystical Shit / Fluting On the Hump (Shimmy Disc 1990) —Point/Counterpoint.Buy it!
Golden Palominos “Boy (Go)” from Visions Of Excess (Celluloid 1985) —featuring Michael Stipe.Buy it!
R.E.M. “We Walk” from Murmur (I.R.S. 1983) —Don't forget the tribute night this Friday.Buy it!
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