Saturday, December 20, 2014

Playlist for Dec. 20

song, artist / CD

Baby it’s cold outside, Ray Charles and Betty Carter
Winter wonderland (Christian Prommer rmx), Shirley Horn / Verve Remixed Christmas
Linus and Lucy, Game Theory
You’re a mean one Mr. Grinch, Asylum Street Spankers / A Christmas spanking
Let it snow, Ska Santas
Christmas Auld Lang Syne feat. Gloria Estefan, Joshua Bell / Musical gifts
Go tell it on the mountain feat. Tom Waits, Blind boys of Alabama
Mele Kalikimaka, Reel Big Fish
I’m spending Hannukah in Santa Monica, Tom Lehrer
You ain’t gettin’ diddly squat, Heywood Banks / Holiday hits
12 Arabian Nights / Blame it on Xmas
Rockabilly Christmas and
Blue Christmas, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy / Everything you want for Christmas
She’s underneath the mistletoe again, Antsy McClain & the Trailerpark Troubadours
Merry Christmas baby, Chuck Berry / Season’s greetings
Happy Xmas (War is over), John Lennon
Hallelujah, KD Lang
Linus and Lucy, Wynton and Ellis Marsalis
Nedeleg, Ensemble choral du bout du monde / Think Global world Christmas
Humboldt Wassail, Holly Tannen / Rime of the ancient matriarch
Santa’s North Pole Blues, Paul Hansbury
Santa’s got a brand new bag, The Bobs / Too many Santas
Christmas in prison, Boxmasters / Xmas cheer
Russian Monastic Vespers
A Christmas Carol, Tom Lehrer
Ancient times two, Astarius / Spirit Rap
I bought you a plastic star for your aluminum tree, Michael Franks

Saturday, December 6, 2014

playlist for Dec. 6

song, artist / CD

Blast off, Reptar
Yosawya-san, Omodaka
Sold my soul, Goldfish
Sledge hammer, Indubious
Legalize herb, Macka B / The groove thief
Texas funeral, Jon Wayne
Hips don't lie, Shakira
Baby got back, Sir Mixalot
The architect, Morten Granau
Crazy like Alex Jones, Robert Owenby
Bailar contigo, Carlos Vivez
Road to peace, Tom Waits / Orphans: brawlers, bawlers and bastards
Gimme the power, Molotov
The revolution starts now, Steve Earle
Rich man's war, Steve Earle
Wasteland of the free, Iris Dement
Rich man's war, John Trudell
Pigpond sessions, Animal eyes
Go down dub, Bossa Nova Beatniks
Abendigo, The Abyssinians

Saturday, November 15, 2014

playlist for Nov. 15

A donde van los muertos, Kinky
A little less conversation, Junkie XL
In the waiting line, Zero 7 / Garden state soundtrack
Route 66, Bossa Nova Beatniks / End civil twilight
Cherokee, Cat Power / Sun
Firestarter, Prodigy
Life is killing me, Type O Negative / Life is killing me
Russel Brand, yesterday on Democracy Now
Metrolike, Junkie XL / Saturday teenage kick
Another one bites the dust, Wyclef Jean
Miss Ascentia / Crystal serpents
Spread your wings, Sparlha Swa / In the distance
Both sides now, Joni Mitchell / Clouds
Rootbeer stand in Afghanistan, Sonnet Cottage / Another time
Kali yuga pt. 2, the Venusians / Hot planet
Take you for a ride, Indubious / Wake the lion
Ebony Angel, USG / Abstract Afro journey
Rubberball, Thamusemeant
Hippie with a djembe, Paul and storm
Dub the dancehall, Alborosie

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

playlist for Nov. 1

song, artist / CD

Dancing in the moonlight, King Harvest
Dancing in the street, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas
Heartland, George Strait
I just wanna see, Smashmouth
Spirits in the material world, the Police
Whiskey Lullaby, Brad Paisley
La Vecinita, D & D / 100% Merengue de la Calle
Love train, the O'Jays
Get together, Youngbloods
Here with you feat. Collin McLoughlin, Fred V & Grafix
On the road again, Canned Heat
Azara alhai, Rasha / Acoustic Arabia Putumayo
Funu, Dennis Ferrer
The Architect, Morten Granau
Feel that, Tom Waits
Am I sexy, Lords of Acid
It's all about that bass, no treble; Meghan Trainor

Saturday, October 18, 2014

playlist for Oct. 18

song, artist / CD

Fuck the FCC, Eric Idle
Funky Kingston (blunt instrument rmx), Bombay Dub Orchestra
Mitwa ("Loved One"), from the Lagaan soundtrack
The Bug song, Leslie Littlefield, from the film: The Real Dirt on Farmer John
Alors on danse, Stromae
Flower Police, Camo Cowboys
Call me, Blondie (theme from American Gigolo)
Walk on the wild side, Albert Pla / Cover the world
You gotta feel it, AfroQBen
Relatively easy, Jason Isbell
Cheree, Suicide / Suicide
The fall (feat. Mackenzie Eddy), Emmanuel Jal
Jammy, Indubious
Sledgehammer, Indubious
Old number seven, Devil Makes Three
She left me for Jesus, Hayes Carll
So Hum Home, Twango Macallan
If I had a house, Royal Canoe
Earth people, Dimensional Holofonic Sound
A brain and a uterus (clip from Anita)
Overflow, Amber Darland
The product of a restless age (clip from Ken Burns' Jazz)
If I needed you, Jan Truesdale / Saturday night

Saturday, October 4, 2014

playlist for Oct. 4

song, artist / CD

General generations, A Tribe called Red
Six pieds sous terre, Chicha Libre / Sonido Amazonico
Today we're believers, Royal Canoe / Today we're believers
Stompin' at the Savoy, Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald
Climax, Diplo feat. Usher
Anaconda, Postmodern Jukebox
Change my name to Bill, Nicolas Iris / World bridger
The ballad of Dr. Bud, Capt. Hawaii and the shallow people
Will work for weed, the Second Rate / Bud smoking styles of 9000 A.D.
Sinsemilla, Seeed / New Dubby Conquerors   
Friends from up north, Fatty Eddy
Ooh la la, the Faces
Love chooses you, Jan Truesdale / Saturday night
Golden feather, Robbie Robertson / Music for the Native Americans
Beds are burning, Midnight oil
You're the first, the last, my everything; Barry White
Techno syndrome, The Immortals / Mortal Kombat
Looking for a mountain, Hank3 / Rebel within
Sticky, Qvln / American Import
Lady 95, Styx
Ain't that a shame (live), Cheap Trick
Do ya, Electric Light Orchestra

Saturday, September 20, 2014

playlist for Sep. 20

song, artist / CD

Julian's (In Prison), Holly Tannen / 3 songs for Julian and his friends
Multi-viral, Calle 13 :: Democracy Now interview with René Pérez
Je veux, Zaz
Salto Latino, Abya Lala / Cambia
They move like somnambulists, Filasteen / Dirty bomb
Je hais les dimanches, Edith Piaf
Love addiction, Sparlha Swa / In the distance
Springtime, Ma Muse / Strange and wonderful
Electric inter-tribal, A Tribe called Red / Riddom nation
Hiphopopotamus vs. Rhymenoceros, Flight of the Conchords
Dreams, Cranberries
Darkest skarlet wild rose, Patchy Sanders / The wild peach forest
The noose of Jah city, King Krule
Street life, Jazz Crusaders
Fault lines, Tom Petty
Theme from Batman
Will o' the wisp, Miles Davis & Gil Evans / Sketches of Spain
Pray for rain, Absynth Quintet / Telepathy with Glowbugs
Shirt off my back, Peter Rowan / You were there for me
Mitakuye Oyasin, Nahko & MFTP
intro to "Gumbo" (pt. 1 of Jazz), Ken Burns
At last, Etta James