Friday Random Ten – The “It Might Be a Good Day” Edition

My, what an interesting mix:

1. X-Ray Spex – Oh Bondage Up Yours!
2. Heatmiser – Cruel Reminder
3. Rufus Wainwright – April Fools
4. Natasha Atlas – It’s a Man’s World (when patriarchy-blaming gets sexy)
5. RZA – The Birth
6. Roman Bolks – Rebirth in Three Cruel Parts
7. Pharcyde – She Said
8. Faith No More – We Care Alot
9. Gil Scott Heron – Save the Children
10. T-Rex – Ride a White Swan

Bonus Track: Serge Gainsbourg & Brigitte Bardot – Comic Strip

9 comments for “Friday Random Ten – The “It Might Be a Good Day” Edition

  1. December 9, 2005 at 12:14 pm

    1. The Alcohol Talking (Matthew Sweet)
    2. Follow the Leader (Eric B. and Rakim)
    3. The Land of Rape and Honey (Ministry)
    4. Mary Anne With the Shaky Hand (The Who)
    5. Shoot Your Shot (Junior Walker and the All-Stars)
    6. Dr. Rock (Motorhead)
    7. Super (Neu!)
    8. Bulldog Skin (Guided by Voices)
    9. A Day at the Factory (Shonen Knife)
    10. I Need (L7)

  2. spiritrover
    December 9, 2005 at 1:12 pm

    I have the nerve to do this if I think of it as ritual disembowelling with do-overs:

    1. Can’t Be Sure (The Sundays)
    2. 20th Century Dreaming (Robert Fripp & David Sylvain)
    3. Drawn to the Rhythm (Sarah McLachlan)
    4. Everything I Own (Ken Boothe)
    5. What’s Going On (Marvin Gaye)
    6. Parts I & II (Steve Reich)
    7. Chorus and the Ring (REM)
    8. Doctor My Eyes (Jackson Browne)
    9. Friend of the Devil (Lyle Lovett)
    10. What’s New? (Benny Goodman)

    Fuck. Credibility’s gone, Day 1, 8:00 AM.

  3. December 9, 2005 at 2:13 pm

    Here’s my random thirteen (for good luck)

    Oscar See Through Red Eye – Boards of Canada
    Stamping Ground – Moondog with Orchestra (Big Lebowski Soundtrack)
    Raining Again – Moby
    Chop ‘Em Down – Matisyahu
    Violent Pornography – System of a Down
    The Seed 2.0 – Roots
    Broad Back Skank – Tapper Zukie & Breth
    In My Town – Ry Cooder
    Hard Travelin’ – Woody Guthrie
    They Never Got You – Spoon
    Suggestion – Fugazi
    Technical Difficulties – Dr. Octagon
    No One Knows – Queens of the Stone Age

  4. haydn60
    December 9, 2005 at 6:37 pm

    Too much to do at work to record a playlist today; a weird one from Monday is at tbogg.

    I have the Special Bardot LP at home (sponsored by Burlington?). Glad “Comic Strip” has been digitized. Did “Bonnie & Clyde” make it across as well?

  5. December 9, 2005 at 10:59 pm

    1. So What – The Cure
    2. Don’t Keep Me Waiting – B.B. King
    3. Catch Me – Chimera
    4. I Love the Valley – Ten in the Swear Jar
    5. Today Knows – The Ladybug Transistor
    6. Wish You Were Here – Billy Bragg
    7. This Awful Room – Andrew Morgan
    8. Great Paper Chase No. 1 – The Delta 72
    9. Rock Me to Sleep – Sally Timms
    10. Spirit – The Clientele

  6. December 9, 2005 at 11:38 pm

    Friday Random Ten, Rocking Around The Christmas Tree Edition

    The Carpenters – Sleigh Ride
    Celine Dion – So This Is Christmas
    Jackson Five – Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
    Alabama – Christmas Memories
    Vandals – Christmas Time For My Penis
    Vince Guaraldi Trio – Christmas Time Is Here
    Don Ho – Mele Kalikimaka
    Christina Aguillera & BB King – Merry Christmas, Baby
    Ann & Nancy Wilson – Blue Christmas
    Atomic Kitten – Last Christmas

    Bonus Track:

    Bare Naked Ladies & Sarah McLachlan – God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

    Cross-posted at Carrie’s Bar & Grill

  7. Tex
    December 9, 2005 at 11:50 pm

    1.Tito Puente & His Orchestra – Camelia
    2.Rubi y los Casinos- Yo tenía un novio (que tocaba en un conjunto beat)
    3.Aislers Set- Through the Swells
    4.Yeah Yeah Yeahs- Pin
    5.John Cale- Big White Cloud
    6.The Mills Brothers- You Always Hurt the One You Love
    7.Hound Dog Taylor- Give Me Back My Wig
    8.Memphis Minnie- Minnie’s Lonesome Song
    9. Eels- My Beloved Monster
    10. The Walkmen- Revenge Wears No Wristwatch

    And, in honor of the passing of George Best, I kept hitting shuffle till I got to a song from The Wedding Present:
    11. Wedding Present- My Favorite Dress

  8. December 10, 2005 at 4:28 am

    01 Clogs – Beating Stick
    02 Six Organs of Admittance – Eight Cognition / All You’ve Left
    03 Bright Eyes – Poison Oak
    04 Comets on Fire – The Black Poodle
    05 The International Noise Conspiracy – A Small Demand
    06 Bad Religion – I Want To Conquer The World
    07 Bo Diddley – Mumblin’ Guitar
    08 Elliott Smith – Coast To Coast
    09 Iggy Pop – Dum Dum Boys
    10 Tom Waits – Step Right Up

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