Friday Random Top 10


Nice September day today. Does this mean the pennant races are heating up? We need a Random Top 10:

1. She's Just a Girl -- Devo
2. Blatant Doom Trip -- Guided By Voices
3. Jagged -- Old 97's
4. Growing into You -- Soul Asylum
5. Gangsters -- The Specials
6. Arkansas Traveler -- Jerry Garcia
7. Not Good for the Mechanism -- Guided Be Voices
8. Bad Seeds (live) -- The Beat Happening
9. Most Likely You Go Your Way -- Bob Dylan
10. It was a Very Good Year -- The Sounds Like Us

Bonus: Sons of Apollo -- Guided By Voices.

Wow, the elusive triple play! No doubt it would be Guided by Voices as they cover over 5 percent of the songs on my I-pod. What's your Top 10?


Gonna find out what kind of music POPulates the ol’ external harddrive under the “Pop” genre:

“One Way Street” – Go West, Aces and Kings: The Best of Go West
“Ocean Breeze” – Pablo Cruise, Pablo Cruise
“Heart of the Matter” – Jon Anderson, Song of Seven
“Into the Wild” – Icehouse, Measure for Measure
“Europa and the Pirate Twins” – Thomas Dolby, The Golden Age of Wireless
“Crazy [12" mix]” – Icehouse, Man of Colours
“Graceland” – Paul Simon, Graceland
“More Than This” – Roxy Music, Avalon
“The King is Dead” – Go West, Aces and Kings: The Best of Go West
“I’ve Gotta Get a Message to You” – Bee Gees, Here at Last…Live

Bonus track: “Sub Rosa Subway” – Klaatu, Peaks

Doubled up some – you can tell my pop selections are more limited. Love “King is Dead” – great lounge lizard feel to it.

Manic Depression - Jimi Hendrix Experience - Are You Experienced?
Renegades of Funk - Rage Against the Machine - Renegades
Legions (Aftermath) - Zoe Keating - One Cello x 16: Natoma
No Bones - Dinosaur Jr- Bug
Poison - Prodigy - Music For the Jilted Generation
Aurora Borealis - Meat Puppets - Meat Puppets II
They Say - Scars on Broadway - (self-titled)
We Only Come Out at Night - Smashing Pumpkins - Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness
Could Be So Happy - Heartless Bastards - The Mountain
Freak Scene - Dinosaur Jr - Bug

"Down By The River" Neil Young Live At Massey Hall 1971
"Stylized Ampersand" Unrest Perfect Teeth
"Alone Again Or" Calexico Convict Pool
"Only Skin" Joanna Newsom Ys
"Pumping On Your Stereo" Supergrass Supergrass
"One Year A.D." Feist Monarch (Lay Down Your Jeweled Head)
"Tom Traubert's Blues" Tom Waits Small Change
"Wilco (The Song)" Wilco Wilco (The Album)
"Tender Years" George Jones Greatest Hits
"Juicy John Pink" Procol Harum A Salty Dog
bonus: "Sycamore" Bill Callahan Woke On A Whaleheart

In honor of your GBV triple play, feel free to imagine my list being read by a slurring Bob Pollard.

feel free to imagine my list being read by a slurring Bob Pollard.

Hell, E give Pollard 10 minutes and he's probably write a song about your list.

Rhubarb, thanks for the first listing of Klaatu on this blog.

1) Louisiana 1927 - Randy Newman & The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra/Our New Orleans: A Benefit Album
2) Car Wheels On A Gravel Road - Lucinda Williams/Car Wheels On A Gravel Road
3) Walkin' The Back Streets And Crying - Little Milton/Stax Profiles
4) Can't You See (Live) - Marshall Tucker Band/Searchin' for a Rainbow
5) Come On Over To My House - Grand Duchy/Petit Fours
6) T.V. Eye - Stooges/Fun House
7) Warm and Tender Love - Percy Sledge/Soul Classics
8) The Ballad Of Easy Rider - Sandy Denny/No More Sad Refrains
9) Something in the Air - Thunderclap Newman/Almost Famous
10) Dimming Of The Day/Dargai - Richard and Linda Thompson/Pour Down Like Silver

Marshall Tucker takes me back to my mis-spent youth. I can almost taste the Southern Comfort and Coke!

David Bowie "Love You Till Tuesday" David Bowie
Elvis Costello & Allen Toussaint "The Sharpest Thorn" The River in Reverse
Jon Langford "Invisible Man" Gold Brick
The Buzzcocks "I Don't Know What to Do with My Life" Peel Sessions
Waco Brothers "Out in the Light" Cowboy in Flames
Joan Armatrading "Lost the Love" What's Inside
Paul Simon "Under African Skies" Graceland
Ziggy Marley & the Melody Makers "Time Bums" Married to the Mob--Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Otis Ball & the Chains "Hooray for Flowers" Time for a Change--Bar/None Sampler #2
Chris Mars "City Lights on Mars" Horseshoes and Hand Grenades


Cotton Jones "Gotta Cheer Up" Paranoid Cocoon

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