Friday Random Ten

The “Now, with less mucus!” edition.

1. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – Time Jesum Transeuntum Et Non Riverentum [featuring The Dirty Three]
2. Tom Waits – Low Side of the Road
3. Ray Charles – It Should’ve Been Me
4. David Gray – Hospital Food
5. Can-U – A Love Song
6. Van Morrison – Cleaning Windows
7. The Mountain Goats – International Small Arms Traffic Blues
8. Guided by Voices – I Am A Scientist
9. Explosions in the Sky – With Tired Eyes, Tired Minds, Tired Souls, We Slept
10. John Coltrane – It’s Easy to Remember

As evidenced by the increase in posts, I’m feeling better. I still have a nasty cough, though, which makes it sound like I’ve been smoking for the past 40 years.* And, since no one should have to suffer through such a nasty cough, I offer you the following advice:

*Cue, “Why do you hate smokers?!?!”

9 comments for “Friday Random Ten

  1. blucas!
    March 16, 2007 at 5:56 pm

    1) Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks – Water and A Seat
    2) Jonathon Fire*Eater – When Prince Was a Kid
    3) Van Morrison – Cyprus Avenue (Whoa!)
    4) Naked Raygun – Suspect Device
    5) Mose Allison – I Told Ya I Loved Ya, Now Get Out
    6) Solomon Burke – Someone is Watching
    7) E-40 – Bootsee
    8) Consequence (feat. Mike Jones) – Been Robbed
    9) Silkworm – Oh How We Laughed
    10) Drunken Tiger – Sweet Talk

    Your entire 10 is giving me madz flashbacks to my freshman year of college! That’s good.

  2. Sickle
    March 16, 2007 at 7:11 pm

    heh, as I was reading this I was listening to “Game of Pricks.”

  3. Sophist
    March 16, 2007 at 7:28 pm

    01 “Circus” – Tom Waits
    02 “Hello Hammerheads” – Caribou
    03 “Sense of the Senseless” – The Sunburned Hand of the Man
    04 “In Cairo” – Hot Hot Heat
    05 “Lemmy ‘n Emmy” – Howe Gelb
    06 “Magnolia” – Apollo Sunshine
    07 “With Tired Eyes, Tired Minds, Tired Souls, We Slept” – Explosions in the Sky
    08 “Wild World” – Me First and the Gimme Gimmes
    09 “Mahshav” – John Zorn
    10 “These Are the Fables” – New Pornographers

  4. March 16, 2007 at 8:35 pm

    Cue, “Why do you hate smokers?!?!

    UR JUST MAD THEIR KEWLR THAN U LOOSER.

    SM3LL BETTER, TO.

  5. March 17, 2007 at 10:01 am

    I’m sorry, I took those “Smoking makes you beautiful” ads back in the day at face value.

    1.I by Pizzicato Five / 2. Shake It And Break It by Son House / 3. Stephanie Knows Who by Love / 4. Human by Elastica / 5. Free by Big Audio Dynamite / 6. Slow Moving Train by Nashville Pussy / 7. The Sounds of Science by the Beastie Boys / 8. Give Me an Old-Fashioned Love by Ernest Tubb / 9. The Ghost and the Black Hat by the Go-Betweens / 10. Rumor & Rapture 1650 by New Model Army

  6. Linnaeus
    March 17, 2007 at 11:30 am

    1. “Change”, John Waite
    2. “Pick Up The Pieces”, Average White Band
    3. “Pretend We’re Dead”, L7
    4. “Mack The Knife”, Bobby Darin
    5. “Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite”, The Beatles
    6. “Let Me Go”, Heaven 17
    7. “Mr. Wendal”, Arrested Development
    8. “I Can Give You The Starlight”, Ivor Novello
    9. “Give It To Me”, J. Geils Band
    10. “Time And A Word”, Yes

  7. ellenbrenna
    March 17, 2007 at 3:37 pm

    I saw Nashville Pussy open for the Reverend Horton Heat once. It was great. Also I take any excuse to say that, thank you Norbizness.

  8. March 17, 2007 at 4:05 pm

    Nashville Pussy open for the Reverend Horton Heat

    Mmmm. Dream concert.

  9. Marksman2000
    March 18, 2007 at 1:29 am

    Sprinkle Me.

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