Friday Random Top 10

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Only 4 weeks until Ike Reilly week. Got your tix yet? I have mine for the March 18th show at the Entry. Here's a Random Top 10:

1. Powerline -- Husker Du
2. An Oscar for Treadwell -- Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie
3. Looking Down the Barrell of a Gun -- Beastie Boys
4. Back to the Night -- Joan Armatrading
5. Capital Radio 2 -- The Clash
6. Beyond & Back (live) -- X
7. Happy Day -- Talking Heads
8. Leap Frog (take 6) -- Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie
9. Bossa Nova Baby -- Elvis Presley
10. Icicles -- Badfinger

Bonus: 40 -- U2

Some classic punk mixed in with a bunch of other stuff and 2 Bird and Diz from the same album! What's your top 10?

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"Mr. 9 'Till 5" - Premiata Forneria Marconi, Photos of Ghosts
"Moonloop (Coda)" - Porcupine Tree, The Sky Moves Sideways
"Chance of Rain" - Edo Castro, Phoenix
"Clocks" - Coldplay, A Rush of Blood to the Head
"Open Your Eyes" - Asia, Alpha
"Song for Sarah" - Tomasz Stanko Quartet, Suspended Night
"Broken Heart" - Big Country, The Best of Big Country
"Save It for Later" - Splender, To Whom It May Concern
"Dimstar" - Gay Dad, Leisure Noise
"Try" - Marshall Crenshaw, Field Day

1) Rainy Night in Georgia – Brook Benton/Can You Dig It? The 70’s Soul Experience
2) 007 (Shanty Town) – Desmond Dekker/Rockin’ Steady: The Best of …
3) I Ain’t Superstitious – Jeff Beck Group/Beckology
4) I Walk on Gilded Splinters – Paul Weller/The Wire: “… and all the pieces matter”.
5) Cowboy Song – Thin Lizzy/Live and Dangerous
6) Gone Pecan – Sonny Landreth/The Road We’re On
7) Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me – Tony Bennett/Tony Bennett Sings Ellington
8) Nancy Spain – Christy Moore/Christy At The Point
9) The Shoes of the Fisherman’s Wife Are Some
Jive Ass Slippers – Charles Mingus/Let My Children Hear Music
10) Subway Train – New York Dolls/New York Dolls

bonus: Watch the Moon Come Down – Graham Parker & The Rumour/Passion Is No Ordinary Word—The Graham Parker Anthology (1976-1991)

Modest Mouse "Tiny Cities Made of Ashes" The Moon & Antarctica
Red Dirt Rangers "Idabel Blues" Vol. 1--Full Tank
Emmylou Harris "Cup of Kindness" Stumble into Grace
Laurie Anderson "Tightrope" Bright Red / Tightrope
Leo Kottke "Three/Quarter North" One Guitar, No Vocals
Esquivel "Lazy Bones" Space Age Bachelor Pad Music
Pavement "Brink of the Clouds" Wowee Zowee--Sordid Sentinels Edition
Elvis Costello & The Attractions "Busy Bodies" Armed Forces
Kate Bush "Deeper Understanding" The Sensual World
Big Star "Baby Strange" (live) Keep an Eye on the Sky

bonus
Jon Langford "Buy It Now" Gold Brick

Mitch Hedberg - "Pipes" Mitch All Together
The Pogues - "Sayonara" Hell's Ditch
The Ramones - "Animal Boy" Mania
Colm Lynch - "If I Was In Your Shoes" Tickety-Boo
Mastodon - "Island" Leviathan
Blakroc - "Ain't Nothing Like You" Blakroc
50 Cent - "U Not Like Me" Get Rich or Die Tryin'
Kings of Leon - "Manhattan" Only By The Night
The Baseball Project - "Pasttime" Frozen Ropes and Dying Quails
Patton Oswalt - "Clean Flith" Werewolves and Lollipops

1. "Trouble Comes Running" Spoon / Transference

2. "The Hard Road" Smog / Dongs of Sevotion

3. "The Bogus Man" Roxy Music / For Your Pleasure

4. "Which Side Are You On Billy Bragg / Back To Basics

5. "Heavy Metal Drummer" Wilco / Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

6. "I Better Be Quiet Now" Elliot Smith / Figure 8

7. "Buzzards And Dreadful Crows" Guided By Voices / Bee Thousand

8. "From a Buick 6" Bob Dylan / Highway 61 Revisited

9. "Reuben Pantier" Richard Buckner / The Hill

10. "Been So Long" Vetiver / To Find Me Gone

bonus: "Icicles" Badfinger / Best of Badfinger


When I'm Gone - Phil Ochs
Londons Calling - The Clash
Cool for Cats - The Squeeze
Toms Diner - Suzanne vega
Cloudbustin - Kate Bush
American Pie - Don McLean
Anarchy in the UK - Sex Pistols
Touch too Much - ACDC
Killing Moon - Echo and the Bunnymen
Freebird - Lynyrd Skynyrd

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