Musical Thingarium 02.28.19

Cold weather music 1 The Focus Group – Icicle Wheel 2 Beach Bunny – February 3 Fun With Atoms – Ice and Snow 4 King Missile – Frightened and Freezing 5 The Pipettes – A Winter’s Sky 6 Pixies – Winterlong 7 Modern English – After the Snow 8 Matt Pond PA – Snow Day…

Musical Thingarium 01.17.19

A casual playlist of exciting variety! 1 Gene Williams – My Soul Is Black 2 Pearl and the Oysters – Melinda Melinda 3 The Chefs – Hours 4 Elia y Elizabeth – Ponte Bajo el Sol 5 Pel Mel – No Word From China 6 Charlotte Gainsbourg – Bombs Away 7 The  Little Girls –…

Musical Thingarium 08.02.18

Movie Star Edition! 1 Madness – Michael Caine 2 The Scofflaws – William Shatner 3 Bananarama – Robert Deniro’s Waiting 4 Kid Creole – The Rat Pack 5 The King of Luxembourg – Lee Remick 6 Yo La Tengo – Tom Courtenay 7 Peter Murphy – Marlene Dietrich’s Favorite Poem 8 Nouvelle Vague – Bela Lugosi’s Dead 9 of Montreal – Dirty Dustin Hoffman Needs a Bath 10 Little Man Tate – Audrey Hepburn 11…

Musical Thingarium 07.19.18

Lots of perfectly nice music from the 80s, 90s, and 21st Century 1 Mean Jeans – Wendy’s (Junior Bacon Cheeseburger) 2 Dukes of the Stratosphear  (XTC)  – Open a Can of Human Beans 3 Elf Power – Drawing Flies 4 The Minor Leagues – Little Angel 5 Free Loan Investments – Rush Hour 6 Charlotte Gainsbourg – Les Crocodiles 7 Margo Guryan – Hold Me Dancin’ 8 Rose…

Musical Thingarium 08.17.17

Reclaiming 2017 from the forces of darkness! 1 Ballygunge by The Bombay Royale 2 To Know Your Mission by Jens Lekman 3 Night Song by The Lemon Twigs 4 69: Judy Garland by The Magnetic Fields 5 Streets and Stories by Part-Time Friends 6 Squeak N Squawk by The Primitives 7 Just Like That by Girl Ray 8 90210 by Dent May 9 If You Ain’t Mine by Coco Hames 10 Never Ever by Caro Emerald 11 Edith Piaf (Said It Better Than Me) by Sparks 12 Being Special by Sophia…

Musical Thingarium 06.22.17

A tribute to The Shaggs and other oddballs and eccentrics in music. 1 What Should I Do? by The Shaggs 2 Just Another Crazy Day At The Farm by Dot Wiggin Band 3 Who Are Parents by Danielson Famile 4 Things I Wonder by The Shaggs 5 It’s Halloween by Brittany Anjou 6 Shaggs’ Own…

Musical Thingarium 04.13.17

New music, vinyl, crazy instrumentals, and more weirdness!   1 I Am A Camera 12 inch mix by The Buggles 2 Long Time Coming by Coco Hames 3 Reflectors by Laetitia Sadier Source Ensemble 4 Silent Movie Susie by The Big Moon 5 Grifting by Timber Timbre 6 Man Done Wrong by Valerie June 7…

Bonus Radio: This But Not This 03.23.17

1 Lady Godiva by Boney M 2 The Rot Sets In by Exmagician 3 Twilight Cafe by Bis 4 Trouble by Girl Ray 5 Please Let’s Go Away by Trementina 6 Do The Void by Crocodiles 7 Flip Flip Flip by SKATER 8 We Get Back by Knox Hamilton 9 Face In The  Moon by…

Bonus Radio: This But Not This 03.02.17

1 Hello by Ultravox 2 Dark Cloud by Modern English 3 Dead Weight by Wire 4 See The Lights by Simple Minds 5 Herbert by Madness 6 Constantinople by Echo and the Bunnymen 7 Lose The Reason by The Primitives 8 Let’s Go Supernova by Fuzzbox 9 Sunny by Squeeze 10 Traveling Solves Everything by…

Musical Thingarium 02.21.17

All Swedish extravaganza! 1 You Owe Me One by Abba 2 Overall by Hello Saferide 3 Skin by The Wannabes 4 It’s Always a New Thing by The Embassy 5 I Can Try by Sambassadeur 6 Rent A Wreck by Suburban Kids With Biblical Names 7 2012 by Sarah McDougall 8 First Time by Acid…

Musical Thingarium 02.14.17

Happy Valentines Day! 1 Ich Liebe Dich by Mick Harvey and Andrea Schroeder 2 Inside Out and Upside Down by The Cramps 3 She’s the One by The Ramones 4 Now That I Have You I’m Bored by Corner Laughers 5 Skinhead Love Affair by Bad Manners 6 The Punks Are Writing Love Songs by…

Bonus Radio: This But Not This 01.19.17

1 Bel Esprit by Pixies 2 Freedom Highway by Rhiannon Giddens 3 Hi-Five by Angel Olsen 4 Up All Night by Maria Taylor 5 Places To Go by Leftover Cuties 6 Vultures by Cocoon 7 Shakedown by Valerie June 8 Eastside by Charlie Faye and the Fayettes 9 What’s That Perfume You Wear? by Jens…

Bonus Radio: This But Not This 09.08.16

1 One Step Beyond by Prince Buster 2 Friday Night At The Drive In Bingo by Jens Lekman 3 Overall by Hello Saferide 4 Lucy by I’m From Barcelona 5 We Are Kids by Lacrosse 6 Mr Apples by Madness 7 No Man No Right by Sonic Boom Six 8 Shot In The Dark by…