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Saturday, May 10, 2014 11:07 am

Friday Random 10, Saturday cleaning-out-old-files edition

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  • The Black Crowes — Don’t Wake Me
  • The Connells — Dull, Brown and Gray
  • U2 — Fire
  • Lyres — I Want to Help You Ann
  • Maurice Williams and the Zodiacs — Stay
  • Trammps — Disco Inferno
  • Velvet Underground — White Light White Heat
  • Cheap Trick — So Good to See You
  • Toots & the Maytals — Sweet and Dandy
  • Warren Zevon — Rest of the Night

lagniappe: Old 97s — Oppenheimer


Friday, September 10, 2010 8:44 pm

Musicrit, Plutonium edition

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Tony Plutonium: I don’t care what you say, scat singing is not jazz.

Me: Why not?

TP: If it has vocals of any kind, it’s pop.

Me: What about Ella Fitzgerald in Radio City Music Hall?

TP: That’s … very good pop. But it’s still pop.

Me: What?

TP: Hey, they’re only my rules, but they’re very strict.

Me: That seems —

TP: And if it has vocals, it’s not bluegrass, it’s country.

Thursday, July 1, 2010 8:51 pm

Damn you, Pourmecoffee

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After being denied Cheerwine-Kreme-Filled Krispy Kreme doughnuts this morning, I thought it impossible that I could have a bigger Sad today.

I was wrong.

Sunday, June 13, 2010 4:47 pm

Friday Random 10, Sunday Laundry, Bankin’ ‘n’ Bill-Payin’ Edition

Filed under: Fun — Lex @ 4:47 pm

The Who – Getting in Tune
Warren Zevon – Mutineer
Husker Du – Could You Be the One
Mission of Burma – OK/No Way
Rolling Stones – Ruby Tuesday
Pressure Boys – Noisy Neighbordub
Bo Diddley – Road Runner
U2 – Angel of Harlem
Dictators – Next Big Thing
Jeremy Fisher – Cigarette
Cramps – Strychnine

Lagniappe: Offspring – Come Out Swinging

Thursday, December 31, 2009 11:06 pm

Friday Random 10, New Year’s Eve edition

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Combination — Aerosmith
Wonderful World — Sam Cooke
Bearing Witness — Dreams So Real
Don’t Wait Too Long — Solomon Burke
Get Off My Cloud — Rolling Stones
TV Set — Cramps
Disco Inferno — Trammps
Good Times — Chic
Wild Night — Van Morrison
Room With a View — Blondie

lagniappe: Hit Somebody! (The Hockey Song) — Warren Zevon

UPDATE: Man, Winamp loves it some Rollin’ Stones tonight.

Thursday, October 25, 2007 6:18 am

Ridin’ the rails

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Via Tony Plutonium, some vintage live R.E.M. I liked this song even more than “Radio Free Europe.”

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