Friday Random Top 10


As you are reading this I should be hiking in the cold and rain through Jay Cooke State Park. Hopefully pictures next week. Don't worry still have a random top 10, although cross posting will come later in day.

1. Dying -- XTC
2. M.O.R. -- Blur
3. Wake Me Up When September Ends -- Green Day
4. Dr. Wu -- The Minutemen
5. The Infanta -- The Decemberists
6. (I Don't Want to Go to) Chelsea -- Elvis Costello
7. Red Light Indicates Doors are Secured -- Arctic Monkeys
8. See No Evil -- Television
9. Vicar in a Tutu -- The Smiths
10. Shake -- Hypstrz

Bonus: Pink Triangle -- Weezer

Must be punk and alternative music day today at LFAD. The Minutemen's version of Dr. Wu has to be one of the greatest covers of all time. What's your top 10?


* Maybe Someday – The Cure – Bloodflowers
* I’m Not Sleeping – Counting Crows – Recovering the Satellites
* All Apologies – Nirvana – Unplugged in NY
* Pittsburgh to Lebanon – Butthole Surfers – Locust Abortion Technician
* You Shook Me – Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin I
* Sunspots – Nine Inch Nails – With Teeth
* Jambi – Tool – 10,000 Days
* I’ll Take the Rain – REM – Reveal
* Take It Like a Man – The Offspring – Ignition
* Even in His Youth – Nirvana – With the Lights Out

1) Mendocino - Shawn Sahm/Keep Your Soul: A Tribute to Doug Sahm
2) New Race - Radio Birdman/The Essential Radio Birdman
3) Rorol - The Octopus Project/Identification Parade
4) Thanks to You - Chris Smither/Small Revelations
5) Out in the Country - Three Dog Night/Celebrate
6) Mr. Airplane Man (Alternate Take) - Howlin' Wolf/The Chess Box
7) A Down and Dusky Blond - God Help the Girl/God Help the Girl
8) Hedwig's Lament/Exquisite Corpse - Yoko Ono And Yo La Tengo/Wig In A Box: Songs From & Inspired By Hedwig And The Angry Inch
9) Six Months in a Leaky Boat - Split Enz/The Best of Split Enz
10) Drive On - Johnny Cash/American Recordings

bonus - Captain Lou - NRBQ/Uncommon Denominators

Kate Bush "An Architect's Dream" Aerial
Sebadoh "Love to Fight" Harmacy
The Mekons "You Wear It Well" I Have Been to Heaven and Back
Uncle Tupelo "Steal the Crumbs" Anodyne
New Order "In a Lonely Place" Substance
Astor Piazzolla "Chiquilin de Bachin" Un Siecle de Tango Vol. 2
Prince "U Got the Look" The Very Best of Prince
Remy Ongala and Orchestre Super Matimilia "Dodoma" Mambo
Betty Serveert "Tomboy" What's Up Matador?
The Golden Palominos "The Haunting" Drunk with Passion

Philip Glass and Foday Musa Suso "North Africa--1962" Music from the Screens

How fitting for "Captain Lou" to come up this week. May he rest in peace. Or in a really good match.

1. "Spring Released" Grant-Lee Phillips Mobilize
2. "Wall Of Death" Richard & Linda Thompson Shoot Out The Lights
3. "The Long And Winding Road" The Beatles Let It Be
4. "I Don't Care" Television The Blow Up
5. "Why Can't I Touch It?" Buzzcocks Singles Going Steady
6. "Si Tu Disais" Calexico Feast Of Wire
7. "Our Life Is Not A Movie Or Maybe" Okkervil River The Stage Names
8. "Walk On" Neil Young On The Beach
9. "Holocaust" Big Star Third - Sister Lovers
10. "'Til I Die" The Beach Boys Surf's Up
bonus: "When Your Lonely Heart Breaks" Neil Young & Crazy Horse Year Of The Horse

I was going to ask the same thing George. So
Stagger is that a nice little homage to Captain Lou or just crazy luck?

hmmm ... I think I tried to post a comment last night that didn't show up. No worries. I stuck the NRBQ song on my list as a nod to the good Captain. May he wrest in peace.


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