Musical Thingarium 08.08.19

1992 1 Spinal Tap - The Majesty of Rock 2 Shakespears Sister - Catwoman 3 Morrissey - You’re the One for Me Fatty 4 Suzanne Vega - Fat Man and Dancing Girl 5 Pop Will Eat Itself - Bulletproof 6 XTC - Nonsuch 7 The Cure - Friday I’m in Love 8 The Dead Milkmen [...]

Musical Thingarium 12.20.19

All 80s covers! 1 Jackson Jills - Church of the Poisoned Mind 2 Morrissey - Back on the Chain Gang 3 Janice Whaley - Sheila Take a Bow 4 The Sharks - Sgt Rock 5 Hannah Peel - Blue Monday 6 Alkaline Trio - Waiting for the Blackout 7 Raquel Ralha and Pedro Renato - [...]

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 05.24.18

Recent vinyl, Beatball Music from South Korea, birthday tribute to Robert Moog, and lots more! 1 Mama Maria - Tarantella 2 Brady Bunch - American Pie 3 Jerry Murad’s Harmonicats - Peter Gunn 4 Los Fabulosos 3 Paraguayos - Espinita 5 Disney - The Haunted Mansion 6 Vladimir Kuzman - Just Yesterday 7 Al Lopaka - No Alii 8 Rika Zarai - Dodi Li 9 The High Windows - Reunion with the Reserves [...]

Musical Thingarium 02.15.18

1979 Part 2 1 Madness - Land of Hope and Glory 2 Fast Cars - The Kids Just Wanna Dance 3 Squeeze - Slightly Drunk 4 The Raincoats - Fairytale in the Supermarket 5 Skids - Charade 6 XTC - Outside World 7 Wire - Map Ref 41 Degrees N 93 Degrees W 8 Simple [...]

Musical Thingarium 09.21.17

Balkans, Asia, and other international sounds 1 Genesee Beer Ad by Genesee Beer 2 Didovilis by Perkalaba 3 Everyone Speaks Russian by Rotfront 4 King of the Divan by Dela Dapp 5 Bhangra Pirates by Red Baraat 6 Cardboard Castles by Dengue Fever 7 У Полі Край Села (In the Field of Kray Village) by Ot Vinta 8 I Think by Magnifico 9 Flight of the Ancients by The Shaolin Afronauts 10 Im Nin’alu by Watcha Clan 11 La Hawaiiana by Dolores Vargas 12 unknown title by Vivenne Mort 13 Alive by Russkaja [...]

Musical Thingarium 08.03.17

All Cover Versions, featuring the songs of Abba, Nick Lowe, the Sex Pistols, Morrissey & The Smiths, and lots of others! 1 Ballroom Blitz by The Space Lady 2 Dancing Queen by Sons of Naverone 3 Take A Chance On Me by Erasure 4 Waterloo by Doctor and the Medics 5 Rock Me by City [...]

Musical Thingarium 04.20.17

Special all 1985 show!   1 Vanity Kills by ABC 2 Rock and Roll Will Stand by The Blasters 3 If Money Talks by Jason and the Scorchers 4 She Don’t Love Nobody by Nick Lowe 5 Que Te Quiero by Katrina and the Waves 6 She Pays The Rent by Lyres 7 Sally MacLennane [...]

Musical Thingarium 03.21.17

All 1984 show 1 Anything by The Damned 2 This Town by Hey! Elastica 3 The Sun and the Rain by Madness 4 Rough Justice by Bananarama 5 You’re the Wish You Are I Had by XTC 6 P.O.E. by Adam Ant 7 My Kingdom by Echo and the Bunnymen 8 Holy Moly by Bunnydrums [...]

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 02.14.17

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 [...]

Musical Thingarium 01.24.17

All 1983 show! 1 Underground by Tom Waits 2 Indian Giver by The Ramones 3 Barbarella by The Bongos 4 Ripeness by Echo and the Bunnymen 5 Do The Rat by King Kurt 6 Jet Set Junta by Monochrome Set 7 Great Fire by XTC 8 Gone Dead by The Moodists 9 Flat 19 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 [...]

Musical Thingarium 11.29.16

All 1982 show! 1 Someone’s Calling by Modern English 2 From Small Things by Dave Edmunds 3 You’re My Favorite Waste Of Time by Marshall Crenshaw 4 Dozen Girls by The Damned 5 Red Scab by Adam Ant 6 Primrose Hill by Madness 7 Zulu Beat by King Kurt 8 The Telephone Always Rings by [...]

Musical Thingarium 10.19.16

Records I bought in Wales and plenty more. 1 Turtle Songs of North America by They Might Be Giants 2 The American (acoustic) by Simple Minds 3 B-Side by San Cisco 4 Saw You Two Times by The Rumble Strips 5 Travaillez by Duchess Says 6 A Great Snake by The Lemon Twigs 7 All That [...]

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 [...]

Musical Thingarium 8.30.16

Happy birthday John Peel! 1 Louie Louie by Motorhead 2 I Wish I Could Sprechen Sie Deutsch by FSK 3 How's Jack (Part One) by Boothill Foot Tappers 4 Bed and Breakfast Man by Madness 5 Mr Blue Sky by The Delgados 6 Into The White by The Pixies 7 Went Crazy by The Teardrop Explodes 8 [...]

Musical Thingarium 06.16.16

All Vinyl Edition featuring bad Christian music, strange 80s rap, and generally bizarre sounds 1 Electro Springs by Eric Peters 2 Crying For His Bird by Jerry Lewis 3 Mutants of Mega City One by Fink Brothers 4 Hey DJ by World Famous Supreme Team 5 Snack Attack by Godley and Creme 6 We Like [...]