Feb. 2009 Playlists

02/28/09
Theme: Musicians Turned Actor (part 1)

Song
Artist
Album
When You’re Good To Mama Queen Latifa Chicago Soundtrack
He’s A Tramp Bette Midler Bette Midler Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook
You Don’t Bring Me Flowers Neil Diamond and Barbara Streisand You Don’t Bring Me Flowers
Danke Shoen Wayne Newton #1 Crooners Unforgettable
Believe Cher Believe
Mama Connie Francis The Italian Collection Volume One
What it Feels Like for a Girl Madonna Music
9-5 Dolly Parton 16 Biggest Hits
Bop Gun (One Nation) Ice Cube and George Clinton
Liar Rollins Band Weight
Acid Queen Tina Turner Tommy Soundtrack
Pocket of a Clown Dwight Yoakam This Time
The Sun Always Shines on TV A-Ha Hunting High and Low

Featured Albums:
Gerry O’BeirneHalf Moon Bay
Lily AllenIt’s Not Me, It’s You

Awful Songs:
Ennio Morricone – A Gringo Like Me
Phish – Scent Of A Mule

News:
“Family-Friendly” values threaten to ruin Celtic Highland Games
Exorna – Whisky You’re the Devil
Jim Hancock – Whiskey Before Breakfast

Anonymous Donor Gives Pound Animals a Stay of Execution
Nellie McKay – The Dog Song
The Cure – The Love Cats


02/21/09

Theme: Motion Picture Soundtracks

Song
Artist
Movie
Thanks for the Memory Bob Hope and Shirley Ross Big Broadcast of 1938
Can’t Stop the Music Village People Can’t Stop the Music
Come Together Joe Cocker Across The Universe
Cell Block Tango Cast Chicago
Lady Marmalade Christina Aguilara, et. al Moulin Rouge
Stayin’ Alive Bee Gees Saturday Night Fever
Mama Mia ABBA Mama Mia
Sway Brent Spiner Out To Sea
It’s Only A Paper Moon Harry Nilsson Paper Moon
Belleville Rendez-Vous Triplets of Belleville Triplets of Belleville
Bare Necessities Phil Harris The Jungle Book
Movin’ Right Along The Muppets The Muppet Movie
Old Man River Paul Robeson Showboat
I Think I See The Light Cat Stevens Harold and Maude

 

Featured Albums:

Tom Irwin – Carry Me Home
Kate Bush – The Sensual World (one track is from the movie “She’s Having a Baby”)

Awful Songs:

Barnes & Barnes – Fish Heads
The Lovemongers – Battle of Evermore (“Singles” soundtrack)

News:

Roland Burris Gets No Respect
Surfaris – Wipeout
The Chipmunks – Can’t Buy Me Love

Dead Chimp Political Cartoon Controversy
The Pixies – Monkeys Gone To Heaven
Richard Butler – The Last Monkey


02/14/09

Theme: Vday (love and anti-love songs)

Song
Artist
Album
Valentine Willie Nelson Across The Border
Songs of Love Ben Folds Supersunnyspeedgraphic
Chances Are Johnny Mathis Johnny’s Greatest Hits
50 Days To Leave Your Lover Paul Simon Hints and Negotiations
The Winner Takes All Abba Gold
You Don’t Send Me Belle & Sebastian Dear Catastrophe Waitress
A Man is in Love The Waterboys Room to Roam
In Love Fear of Pop (Featuring William Shatner) Fear of Pop
Love is Blue Claudine Longet Hello, Hello: The Best Of
My Sweet Hunk of Trash Billie Holliday and Louis Armstrong The Decca Recordings
Love is a Hurtin Thing Lou Rawls #1 Crooners – Unforgettable
If I Were A Carpenter Robert Plant Fate of Nations
Cupid’s Chokehold Gym Class Heroes
Think I’m in Love Beck The Information
7 Things Miley Cyrus Breakout
What’s Love Got to do With It? Tina Turner All the Best

Featured Albums:

Various Artists – Beginners Guide to Dance
David Bowie – Heathen

Awful Songs:

Ennio Morricone – A Gun For Ringo
Paul Simon – Pigs, Sheep, and Wolves

News:

Peanut Butter Disaster
33rd IL. Volunteer Regiment Band – Goober Peas
Unknown – Peanut Butter and Jelly Time

Muzak Files for Bankruptcy
Moog Cookbook – The One I Love
Moog Cookbook – Smells Like Teen Spirit


02/07/09

Theme: African-American History Month part 1

Song
Artist
Album
To Be Young, Gifted And Black Nina Simone The Tomato Collection [Disc 1]
Maggot Brain Funkadelic Maggot Brain
What’s Going On Marvin Gaye The Big Chill
Come On And Love Me Lenny Kravitz Are You Gonna Go My Way
Soul Bossa Nova (Dim’s Space-A-Nova) Quincy Jones & His Orchestra Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me
Delirious Prince The Hits/The B-Sides (Disc 2)
Baby Bobby McFerrin Medicine Music
Suga Mama Beyonce B’Day
Unforgettable Natalie Cole Unforgettable With Love
I Get Along Without You Very Well Billie Holiday Lady In Satin
I Can’t Give You Anything But Love Lena Horne Love & Kisses
Get Up Offa That Thing James Brown Muppets From Space – Soundtrack
Duke Of Earl Gene Chandler Doo Wop (1)
When The Other Foot Drops, Uncle Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings 100 Days, 100 Nights
Twilight Time The Platters Doo Wop (1)

Featured Albums:

Ani Difranco – Little Plastic Castle
Antony and the Johnsons – The Crying Light

Awful Songs:

Robert Downy Jr. – Man Like Me
Screaming Jay Hawkins- (remake of) I Put A Spell On You

News:

Alaskan Volcano to Erupt
Edie Brickell – Volcano
Beck – Volcano

Ashley Judd and Sarah Palin battle over hunting wolves by helicopter
The Carpenters – Top of the World
Duran Duran – Hungry Like the Wolf

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