Wednesday, April 06, 2016

In a ballady mood ...

Pixies: Tony’s Theme
Isaac Hayes: By the Time I Get to Phoenix
The Knack: Can’t Put a Price on Love
Velvet Underground: Pale Blue Eyes
Echo & the Bunnymen: Ocean Rain
Stray Cats: I Won’t Stand in Your Way
Dean Martin: Dream a Little Dream of Me
Mazzy Star: Five String Serenade
The Mamas & the Papas: My Heart Stood Still
Leonard Cohen: So Long, Marianne

Jefferson Airplane: Meadowlands

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Idol, Malin, 54-40, and Lou ...

Pixies: Tony’s Theme
Lucius: You Were on My Mind
Billy Idol: Can’t Break Me Down
Billy Idol: Flesh for Fantasy
Jesse Malin: The Hustlers
TORRES: The Harshest Light
The I Don’t Cares: Kissing Break
54-40: Baby Ran
Kitten: Knife
Keith Richards: Trouble
The Rolling Stones: Happy
Bryan Ferry: Taxi
Lou Reed: Sunday Morning (live)

Azure Ray: The Drinks We Drank Last Night

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Lucius' new album, Good Grief, plus more stuff

The Jesus & Mary Chain: Taste the Floor
Lucius: Madness
Lucius: Something About You
Lucius: Gone Insane
Lucius: Dusty Trails
Lucius: Go Home
Kitten: Fall on Me
The I Don’t Cares: Dance To The Fight
Wire Train: I’ll Do You
Adorable: Home Boy
Ian McCulloch: Lover, Lover, Lover (Indian Dawn remix)
The Raspberries: Go All the Way
The Runaways: Cherry Bomb

The Psychedelic Furs: Mr. Jones

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

A bunch of new stuff this week...

Pixies: Tony’s Theme
Lucius: Something About You
Loud Forest: Drag Me/Don’t Drag Me
Primal Scream: Where The Light Gets In
Blondfire: True Confessions
Kitten: Rapture
TORRES: Ferris Wheel
The I Don’t Cares: Hands Together
Blake Babies: Out There
The Replacements: Talent Show
Echo & the Bunnymen: Sideways Eight
Billy Idol: Save Me Now

The Psychedelic Furs: We Love You

Wednesday, March 09, 2016

A little bit of this...

And a little bit of that ... 
Pixies: Tony’s Theme
Adorable: Still Life
The Rolling Stones: Shattered (live)
The Monkees: (I’m Not Your) Stepping Stone
The Who: Won’t Get Fooled Again
Cheap Trick: Don’t Be Cruel
Catherine Wheel: The Nude
The I Don’t Cares: Born For Me
Billy Idol: One Breath Away
Hadewych Minis: We’re All Just Dewdrops on a Leaf
Richard Butler: Nothing’s Wrong
Leonard Cohen: Hey, That’s No Way to Say Goodbye
REM: Second Guessing

Blondie: Die Young Stay Pretty

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

A tribute to Pretty in Pink

This week is the 30th anniversary of its release at the movie theatres. I played the soundtrack tonight and some other stuff: 
Pixies: Tony’s Theme
The Psychedelic Furs: Pretty in Pink
INXS: Do Wot You Do
Echo & the Bunnymen: Bring on the Dancing Horses
New Order: Shellshock
Suzanne Vega featuring Joe Jackson: Left of Center
Danny Hutton Hitters: Wouldn’t It Be Good
Orchestral Maneuvers in the Dark: If You Leave
Belouis Some: Round, Round
Jesse Johnson: Get to Know Ya
The Smiths: Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want
The Moody Blues: Departure

Isaac Hayes: (They Long to Be) Close to You

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Vacation week, random things, deep tracks, and more

Pixies: Tony’s Theme
The Go-Go’s: Vacation
New Order: The Beach
The Ramones: Rockaway Beach
Duran Duran: Midnight Sun
Echo & the Bunnymen: Nocturnal Me
The Moody Blues: Question
Richard Ashcroft: You on My Mind in My Sleep
Richard Butler: Good Days, Bad Days
Ride: Chelsea Girl
The Cure: From the Edge of the Deep Green Sea
The Thorns: Blue

The Pretenders: Talk of the Town (demo version)

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

More songs from 1986 plus other stuff

The Jesus & Mary Chain: Taste the Floor
The Smiths: There Is a Light That Never Goes Out
Duran Duran: Skin Trade
Talking Heads: Wild Wild Life
The Smithereens: Blood and Roses
The B-52’s: Summer of Love
Iggy Pop: Real Wild Child
The I Don’t Cares: Love Out Loud
The Replacements: Talent Show
The Rolling Stones: Hand of Fate
Catherine Wheel: Ferment
Courtney Barnett: Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go to the Party
I Love You: I Love You, I Do
Roxy Music: The Main Thing

The Beatles: Tomorrow Never Knows

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Playlist for last night ...

Pixies: Tony’s Theme
Arcadia: Election Day
The Psychedelic Furs: President Gas
Echo & the Bunnymen: The Original Cutter
Billy Idol: Postcards From The Past
Cheap Trick: Stop This Game
Public Image Limited: Bad Life
Wire Train: I’ll Do You
INXS: Don’t Lose Your Head
The Cautions: Coffee Shop Girl
The Tings Tings: Keep Your Head
Human League: The Lebanon
Squeeze: Annie Get Your Gun
REM: Pretty Persuasion

The Fall: Mansion