Uncontrollable Urge (Music)
Wed Feb 2nd 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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L=local music. Your
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Time zone: central
Run-DMC “It's Like That” from Run-DMC (Profile 1984) —1984. That's the way it is.Buy it!
Prince & The Revolution “Raspberry Beret” from The Hits / The B-Sides (Warner Bros. 1993) —1985.Buy it!
Dick Dale and His Del-Tones “Shake 'n' Stomp” from Surfers' Choice (Sundazed Music 2006) —1962. Today's music bed.Buy it!
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings “How Long Do I Have To Wait For You? [Ticklah Remix]” from Daptone Records Remixed (Scion/Daptone daptonerecords.com 2007)Buy it!
The Chi-Lites “Stoned Out of My Mind” from Greatest Hits (Brunswick 1998) —1973.Buy it!
Jonathan Richman “These Bodies That Came To Cavort” from O Moon, Queen of Night on Earth (Vapor Records 2010) N —At Off Broadway in 2 weeks, Weds. Feb 16.Buy it!
Destroyer “Poor In Love” from Kaputt (Merge www.mergerecords.com 2011) —I think they're coming here too?Buy it!
Spinal Tap “(Listen to The) Flower People” from Smell The Glove (Polymer 1984) —1967. Back when things were so simple.Buy it!
Pat DiNizio “California Dreaming” from This Is Pat DiNizio (Fuel 2000 2006) —Mr. Smithereen, Pat DiNizio played a house concert this past weekendBuy it!
The Louvin Brothers “When I Stop Dreaming” from When I Stop Dreaming: The Best of the Louvin Brothers (Razor & Tie 1995) —19540. RIP Charlie Louvin.Buy it!
The Decemberists “This Is Why We Fight” from The King Is Dead (Capitol Records 2011) N Buy it!
Marianne Faithfull “Broken English” (Island 1980)Buy it!
The Boys “The First Time” from 100% Pure Bollocks: The Unacceptable Stench Of Bullshit v/a (dressed to kill 1997) —1977ish.Buy it!
Invasives “If I Was You” from Desk Job At Castle Dracula (self 2010) N —From Vancouver, another 3 piece power trio 2/3 are brothers. This song has kind of a Squeeze tribute feel.Buy it!
Squeeze “Pulling Mussels (From the Shell)” from Singles 45's and Under (A&M Records 1982)Buy it!
Gang Of Four “You Don't Have To Be Mad” from Content (Yep Roc 2011) N —New from the Leeds, post-punk pioneers.Buy it!
Crass “You've Got Big Hands” from Stations of the Crass [Crassical Collection] (Crass 2010) N —1979. New reissue. Special live radio editBuy it!
Danbert Nobacon & The Bad Things “Ramblin Man / Ol' Devil Kerosene” from Woebegone (Verbal Burlesque 2010) N —ex-Chumbawamba (also from Leeds, UK).Buy it!
Burhan Öçal & Istanbul Oriental Ensemble “Roman II” from Sultan's Secret Door (Network Medien Group 1997) —Saw this band w/ Chumbawamba at an outdoor music fest in Reading, UK back in 1998? This band btw was amazing live, created a wall of sound with their drums and dared us to cross it.Buy it!
The Stooges “1969” from The Stooges (Ekektra 1969)Buy it!
Elvis Presley “Little Egypt” from Elvis At the Movies (Remastered) (RCA/Sony 2007) —1964. From the film Spinout. Meant to play "Little Egypt" and I think I told you that I did. OOOPS.Buy it!
Shirley & Lee “I'm Gone” from Spirit Of New Orleans: The Genius Of Dave Bartholomew (Imperial 1992)Buy it!
The Parting Gifts “My Baby Tonight” from Strychnine Dandelion (In The Red Records 2010) N Buy it!
New York Dolls “Talk To Me Baby” from Dancing Backwards In High Heels COMP (429 2011) N Buy it!
Radio Birdman “Descent Into the Maelstrom” from The Essential Radio Birdman (1974-1978) (Sub Pop 2001) —1977.Buy it!
NoMeansNo “Lost” from The Worldhood Of The World (As Such) (Alternative Tentacles 1995) —I wanted it all.Buy it!
Michael Davis w/ D.O.A. “Something Is Not Right With Me” from 50 Years Of Dr. Martens (Dr. Martens www.drmartens.com 2010) N —That's Michael Davis of MC5 fame, cover of Cold War Kids. Most of the album is new bands doing old covers, this one's the other way around.Buy it!
Sham 69 “Borstal Breakout” from The Best Of Sham 69: Cockney Kids Are Innocent (Castle 2002) —1978.Buy it!
Public Enemy “Caught, Can We Get a Witness” from It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back ALBUM (Def Jam 1988) R Buy it!
Jack Sheldon & Terry Morel “Conjunction Junction” from Toon Tunes: 50 Favorites (Kid Rhino 1997) —Hooking up words and phrases and clauses.Buy it!
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