The Mixtape (Music)
With Jason Robinson
Tue Mar 1st 2011 3.00am–5.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Bobbi Blake “I Like Yellow Things” from The American Song-Poem Anthology - Do You Know the Difference Between Big Wood and Brush? (Bar/None Records 2003) —another in the series of "Song-Poems" - "what is that?" you may ask. to which I say "only the weirdest outsider music ever written." more info here - http://www.songpoemmusic.com/what_is.htmBuy it!
Reel Big Fish “We Hate It When Our Friends Become Successful” from We're Not Happy 'til You're Not Happy (Mojo Records 2005) —RBF doing Morrissey sounds weird on paper, but it really works, esp. given this song. Note the lyric change "If they're No Doubt, that makes it even worse..."Buy it!
Sarah Silverman “Poop Song” from Songs of the Sarah Silverman Program: From Our Rears to Your Ears! (Comedy Central 2010) N Buy it!
The Complaints Choir of Chicago “The Complaints Choir of Chicago” from Complaints Choir Soundtrack and Artist Created Choirs (Smog Veil Records 2010) N —the film that this comes from is fascinating, hunt it down, it's a great docBuy it!
Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly “If I had £1 for Every Stale Song Title, I'd Be 30 Short Of Getting Out Of This Mess” from The Chronicles of a Bohemian Teenager (Atlantic Records UK www.atlanticrecords.com 2006)Buy it!
This City of Takers “A Beautiful House with a Two Car Garage” from Going Along with the Delusions will not be Helpful (self-released 2010) N LBuy it!
Piebald “Grace Kelly With Wings” from If It Weren't for Venetian Blinds It Would Be Curtains for Us All (Big Wheel Recreation 1999)Buy it!
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