Category Archives: Playlists

Jan. 2017 Playlists

1/28/17
Best of 2016

  • Secret Agent Business – Blue Stahli
  • The Tattooed Lady and the Alligator Band – Marica Ball
  • Sunshower – Terra Guitara
  • So Familiar – Steve Martin and Edie Brickell
  • Belly of the Whale – Guy Garvey
  • Girls Love Shoes – Benji Hughes
  • Turn to Dust – Wolf Alcie
  • Colours – The Avalanches
  • Lost Stars – Faded Paper Figures
  • Right Time – Nikki Lane
  • Let Me Down Easy – Paulo Nutini
  • Porch Light – The Deep Hollow
  • Your Apocalypse – Crooked Fingers
  • Wolves – Down Like Silver
  • The Water Lets You In – Book of Fears
  • An American Dream – The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Featured Artists

News

The oceans are so contaminated with plastic waste that people consume 11,000 particles of plastic a year from eating seafood

  • Plastic – PM Dawn
  • Weird Fishes – Radiohead

Hurrah for the womens’ marches across the country

  • God is a Girl – Groove Coverage
  • Wonder Woman, Wonder Man – Kishi Bashi

Extra “Best of” songs

  • Capsized – Andrew Bird
  • Sleepwalking – Davidge
  • For Marlon – Soko

1/21/17
Danz solo show (no theme)

  • Business Time – Flight of the Conchords
  • E-Pro – Beck
  • Comfort Eagle – Cake
  • Gold Guns Girls – Metric
  • Moaning Lisa Smile – Wolf Alice
  • Available – The National
  • Transistor – The Julia Dream
  • Turn the Light On – Platform One
  • The Hand That Feeds – Nine Inch Nails
  • The Lowest Place On Earth – Ego Likeness
  • Underneath The Water – Ayria
  • Goals – The Dark Clan
  • Song 2 – Blur
  • Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger – Daft Punk
  • Able To Love – Benny Benassi
  • Moar Ghosts ‘n’ Stuff – Deadmau5
  • Galaxy Bounce – The Chemical Brothers
  • Where’s Your Head At – Basement Jaxx
  • Crystal – New Order
  • Things I Do – Radio Iodine
  • Dying & Falling – I:Scintilla
  • Error – Goodnight Criminals
  • Joy Factory – UNKLE
  • Free To Go – The Folk Implosion
  • The Ghost Inside – Broken Bells
  • Birch Tree – Foals
  • Locked In A Cage – Brick + Mortar
  • Mr. Spock – Nerf Herder
  • You Are Killing Me – The Dandy Warhols

1/7/17
Beginning

  • In the Future – David Byrne
  • Start With Goodbye, Stop With Hello – Eliza Rickman
  • Memory – Cats
  • New Thing Now – Shawn Colvin
  • Reincarnated Cat’s Tales – Hatsune Miku
  • Your New Twin Sized Bed – Death Cab for Cutie
  • The Saga Begins – Weird Al Yankovic
  • Brand New Day – Van Morrison
  • A New Kind of Love for Me – unknown
  • What’s New – Billie Holiday
  • Where Do I Begin – Andy Williams
  • Newborn – Elbow
  • Newbop – Caravan Palace

Featured Artist

News

Death knell of America

  • Taps
  • Weird Al Vankovic – Dare to Be Stupid

Suspicious bag outside daycare filled with sex toys

  • Bedroom Toys – Duran Duran
  • Where do the Children Play – Cat Stevens

Additional Beginning Songs

  • The Beginning of the End – Nine Inch Nails
  • New Planet – unknown
  • Where We Start – David Gilmour
  • Back Together Again – Hall and Oates
  • Brand New Day – Eurythmics

Dec. 2016 Playlists

12/10/16
Giving

  • Give it to Me Baby – Rick James
  • Let’s Make a Deal – Gloria Gaynor
  • Give it Away – Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Gift of the Magi – Darryl Purpose
  • The Giving Tree – Plain White T’s
  • I Wanna Be Like You – Louis Prima
  • Give Peace a Chance – The Plastic Ono Band
  • The Anti-Valentines Day Song – Steph Furnes
  • Give – Dandy Warhols
  • Money – The Old Codger
  • Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! – Erasure
  • All I Have to Offer You (Is Me) – Charley Pride
  • Gimme A Pigfoot and a Bottle of Beer – Billie Holiday
  • She Got the Gold Mine (I Got the Shaft) – Jerry Reed
  • Give Yourself a Hand – Crash Test Dummies
  • Down Under – Selena Cross

Featured Artists

News

Astronaut John Glenn dead at 95

  • A Space Boy Dream – Belle and Sebastian
  • Sail to the Moon – Radiohead

Donald Trump ends war on Christmas

  • Christmas to a Kitty Cat – Steve Cash
  • I Farted on Santa’s Lap – The Little Stinkers
  • Christmas Spirit – The Warders

Request

  • Sinnerman – Nina Simone (for Mel)

More Giving Songs

  • A Song for You – The Carpenters
  • A Poor Man’s Roses (or a Rich Man’s Gold) – Patsy Cline
  • To Sir, With Love – Lulu

12/3/16
USA part 2

  • America – Simon and Garfunkel
  • An American Dream – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
  • Migrant Mother – Ben Bedford
  • Lincoln’s Man – Ben Bedford
  • Star Spangled Banner – 33rd IL Volunteer Regiment Band
  • Yankee Doodle – 33rd IL Volunteer Regiment Band
  • America the Beautiful – Ray Charles
  • Southern Accent – Michael Reno
  • America is a Hard Religion – Robbie Fulks
  • Along the Santa Fe Trail – Jimmy Wakely
  • American Valhalla – Iggy Pop
  • I Guess the Lord Must be in New York City – Harry Nilsson
  • This is Not America – David Bowie
  • President’s Hymn – 33rd IL Volunteer Regiment Band
  • American Hymn – 33rd IL Volunteer Regiment Band
  • Thrice All American – Neko Case
  • T.U.S.A. – Masters of Reality

Featured Artists

News

Homage to Tennessee Fires

  • Jump into the Fire – Harry Nilsson

89 year old veteran posts ad looking for a job to save him from dying of boredom

  • Good Ol’ Boredom – Built to Spill
  • Soldier On – The Temper Trap

Nov. 2016 Playlists

11/19/16
USA (part 1)

  • Wakko’s America – Animaniacs
  • Made in America – Cimorelli
  • America – Sammus
  • Ragged Ole Flag – Johnny Cash
  • Going to a Town – Rufus Wainwright
  • American Pie – Mike Topping
  • America Back – Jill Sobule
  • This Land is Your Land – Peter, Paul and Mary
  • Pink Houses – John Couger
  • Sueno Americano -Los Rakas
  • We Can’t Make it Here – James McMurtry
  • Happy Birthday Mr. President – Marilyn Monroe
  • The Ghost of Tom Joad – Bruce Springsteen
  • The Birth of the Blues – Alvino Rey
  • Coming Up – Ani Difranco
  • I Think I’ll Sue McDonalds – Greg Vickers

Featured Artists

News

Twitter and Facebook vow to block fake news sites

  • Double Plus Ungood – Eurythmics
  • Truth Lies Low – Andrew Bird

Thanksgiving

  • Run Turkey Run – Rob Beadle
  • Thanksgiving Prayer – William S. Burroughs

11/5/16
Bodies of Water (Part 2)

  • Under the Sea – Disney
  • Seaside Rendezvous – Queen
  • Shiver My Timbers – The Muppets
  • Sittin on the Dock of the Bay – Otis Redding
  • Too Many Fish in the Sea – The Marvelettes
  • Black Water – Doobie Brothers
  • The Island – Delores Keane
  • The Ocean – Richard Hawley
  • The Abyss – Alan Silvestri
  • Bridge Over Troubled Water – Simon and Garfunkel
  • Theme from Flipper
  • Theme from Surfside 6
  • Ocean Size – Jane’s Addiction
  • This Island’s Sinking – Patrick Cosmos
  • Lake Song – The Decemberists
  • To the Sea – Philip Glass

Featured Artists

News

Be informed and vote on Tuesday!

  • Three Ring Government – Schoolhouse Rocks
  • Suffering Til Suffrage – Schoolhouse Rocks

More political commentary from Sam (yeah, I didn’t write it down and forgot)

  • I Heard it Through the Grape Vine – Marvin Gaye
  • Smooth Operator – Sade

Oct. 2016 Playlists

10/22/16
Bodies of Water (part 1)

  • La Mer – Charles Trenet
  • My Love Loves the Sea – Sally Barris
  • This is the Sea – The Waterboys
  • Every Breaking Wave – U2
  • We Saw the Sea – Fred Astaire
  • In Blue Hawaii – Beach Boys
  • Orinoco Flow – Enya
  • Requiem for a Dying Sea – Aral
  • Porcelina of the Vast Oceans – Smashing Pumpkins
  • La Petite Fille de la Mer – Vangelis
  • River Man – Nick Drake
  • Love Letter in the Sand – Leon Redbone
  • The River – Elbow

Featured Artists

News

Trump’s comments about ugly women are, well, ugly.

  • Not Pretty Enough – Kasey Chambers
  • Ugly – The Spring Teens

Best of Luck to Council Child and Margie’s Garden at the No Gloss Film Festival

  • Hey a Movie – The Muppets
  • Hollywood, Mecca of the Movies – T-Bone Burnett

10/15/16
Hurricanes, storms and floods

  • Typhoon – Crooked Fingers
  • Five Feet High and Rising – Johnny Cash
  • Stormy Weather – Billie Holiday
  • Appalachian Rain – John Smith
  • Shawneetown Flood – The Gordons
  • Nice When it Rains – Greg Brown
  • After the Storm – Mumford and Sons
  • Bring on the Rain – Tres Femmes
  • Child in a Storm – Sharon Little
  • Buy For Me the Rain – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
  • Fox Confessor Brings the Flood – Neko Case
  • Umbrella – The Innocence Project
  • Hurricane Eye – Paul Simon
  • Private Storm – Sam Phillips
  • Stormclouds – New Model Army
  • Before the Flood – Bella Morte

Featured Artist

News

Trump’s dropping in the polls

  • Free Fallin’ – Tres Femmes
  • Cry, Cry, Cry – Johnny Cash

911 operator faces charges for hanging up on callers

  • Telephone – Lady Gaga
  • Hanging on the Telephone – Blondie

10/8/16
Colors

  • Any Colour You Like – Mary Fahl
  • Am I Blue – Nat King Cole
  • Blue Angels – Squirrel Nut Zippers
  • Blackstar – David Bowie
  • Pink Moon – Nick Drake
  • Green and Grey – New Model Army
  • Fields of Gold – Sting
  • Fell on Black Days – Soundgarden
  • Gold Fever – The Wing Whistles
  • Deep Red Bells – Neko Case
  • Green, Green Rocky Road – Oscar Isaac
  • Green Grass – Scarlett Johansson
  • Kiko and the Lavender Moon – Los Lobos
  • Grey Ghost – Mike Doughty

Featured Artist

News

Sam’s still disgusted with Trump

  • I’m an Idiot – Gordon Halleck
  • I’m in Love with Myself – David Guetta

Hurricane Matthew declared a left-wing conspiracy by wingnuts

  • Hurricane – Ms Mr
  • Hurricane Drunk – Forence & The Machine

10/01/16
Prison (with guest hosts Lana and Miriam)

  • The Auld Triangle – The Dubliners
  • Jailhouse Blues – Ella Fitzgerald
  • In the Jailhouse Now – Jimmie Rogers
  • Rod Blagojevich Song – Hugh Moore
  • Who Done It – Harry Nilsson
  • Back on the Chain Gang – The Pretenders
  • I’m Free From the Chain Gang Now – Jimmie Rodgers
  • Jailhouse Rock – Elvis
  • The Long Black Veil – The Chieftains
  • When You’re Good to Mama – Queen Latifa
  • Folsom Prison Blues – Johnny Cash
  • Stone Walls and Steel Bars – Stanley Brothers
  • Thanksgiving in Manchester Jail
  • I’m Dressing up Like Santa When I Get Out on Parole – Bob Rivers
  • Christmas in Prison
  • Prisoner of Love – Perry Como

Featured Artists

More Prison Songs

  • Life in Prison – Merle Haggard
  • Chain Around My Ankle – Kathryn Raistrick
  • I Fought the Law and the Law Won – Bobby Fuller
  • The Murdering Officer – The Deviants
  • Mama Tried – Grateful Dead
  • Free – The Blue-Eyed Bettys
  • Petunia Porcellini
  • Chain Gang Special – Woody Guthrie
  • County Jail – Muddy Waters
  • Leavenworth – Ben Bedford

Sept. 2016 Playlists

09/24/16
Autumn (with guest hosts Lana and Miriam)

  • Autumn Leaves – Placido Domingo
  • Siboney
  • Autumn Prelude
  • Great Pumpkin Waltz
  • Autumnal Homage – Andy Pond and the Blackhole Bluegrass Boyz
  • Fields of Gold – Sting
  • Autumn Leaves – Nat King Cole
  • Leaves that are Green – JD Crowe and the New South
  • September – Earth, Wind and Fire
  • Autumn in New York – Jo Stafford
  • September Song – Willie Nelson
  • Early Autumn – Stan Getz
  • S’mores – Buck Howdy
  • When the First Leaves Fall – Steve Gillette
  • Ida, Sweet as Apple Cider – Mills Brothers
  • Sipping Cider – (a bunch of irritating children)

Featured Artists

More Autumn Songs

  • Dawning of the Day – Mary Fahl
  • October Satori – Hugh Moore
  • Shine on Harvest Moon – Ethel Waters
  • Hot Chocolate – Tom Hanks and the Polar Express
  • When Fall Comes to New England – Cheryl Wheeler
  • End of the Summer – Theory of a Dead Man

Aug. 2016 Playlists

08/20/16
A playlist for he who shall not be named

  • For What It’s Worth – Buffalo Springfield
  • Exhuming McCarthy – R.E.M.
  • Not the End of the World (Even As We Know It) – Faded Paper Figures
  • What Do You Do For Money Honey – AC/DC
  • Money Is a Problem – Dean Martin
  • Happiness is a Warm Gun – Across the Universe Soundtrack
  • Cheating On You – Franz Ferdinand
  • Soldiers Of Christ – Jill Sobule
  • Christian Militia – New Model Army
  • Canary In A Coalmine – The Police
  • How To Be A Millionare – ABC
  • Why’s Everybody Always Pickin’ On Me? – The Bloodhound Gang
  • Meet Your Master – Nine Inch Nails
  • The World (Is Going Up In Flames) – Charles Bradley & Menahan Street Band
  • O, You Sinners – Eliza Rickman
  • What Kind of Fool Am I – Sammy Davis, Jr.
  • Ship Of Fools – World Party
  • My Way – Frank Sinatra
  • Four Winds – Bright Eyes
  • Selling Rebellion – Ayria
  • Sleep Now In The Fire – Rage Against The Machine
  • Bigmouth Strikes Again – The Smiths

Featured Artist

The Messenger – Ghostfeeder

News

(At this point I can’t remember what the story was)

  • Let’s Talk About Sex – Salt N Pepa
  • Do Ya Think I’m Sexy? – Rod Stewart

Jul. 2016 Playlists

7/23/16
Danz Solo Show

  • How Soon Is Now? – The Smiths
  • She Was Weird – Pete Yorn
  • You Never Know How It Feels – Man Made
  • Molly – Palehound
  • Cigarettes In The Theatre – Two Door Cinema Club
  • No One Stops – The Humble
  • The Devil Got Me Dancing – Lux Lisbon
  • Locked In The Trunk Of A Car – The Tragically Hip
  • Locked In A Cage – Brick + Mortar
  • Moaning Lisa Smile – Wolf Alice
  • Radioactive – Imagine Dragons
  • All I Ever Wanted – The Airborne Toxic Event
  • Girls Love Shoes – Benji Hughes
  • Sundown – Elwood
  • (It Could Be) Love – Camouflage Nights
  • Licky (Vandalism Radio Edit) – Larry Tee
  • Jerk It – Thunderheist
  • Underneath The Water – Ayria
  • New Legion – Ego Likeness
  • Turn the Light On – Platform One
  • Smile – Eyedea & Abilities
  • Smoke & Mirrors – RJD2
  • How You Like Me Now – The Heavy
  • Belly Of The Whale – Guy Garvey
  • Scythian Empires – Andrew Bird
  • 5:15 The Angels Have Gone – David Bowie
  • Spanish Sahara – Foals
  • Son, You Are No Island – Torres
  • Owl – She Keeps Bees
  • Love Of The Loveless – Eels
  • Sober – Broods

7/16/16
Days

  • These Are Days – 10,000 Maniacs
  • Thursday’s Child – David Bowie
  • Seven Days – Sting
  • Wednesday – Mike Doughty
  • Seven Nights – Exorna
  • Sunday, Monday or Always – Nat King Cole
  • Never on Sunday – The Chordettes
  • Frantic on Friday – Freezepop
  • Tuesday Afternoon – Moody Blues
  • Everyday is Like Sunday – Morrissey
  • Sunday Morning Coming Down – Johnny Cash
  • Tuesday – Yaz
  • Tuesday’s Dead – Cat Stevens
  • Saturday Morning – Eels
  • Goodnight, Irene – Chieftains and Willie Nelson

Featured Artist

News

Chinese space station may crash back to Earth

  • Space Cowboy – Abney Park
  • Satellite – Guster

Bastille Day terror attack in Nice, France

  • Dawning of the Day – Mary Fahl
  • Speed Me Toward Death – Rob Dugan

Additional Day of the Week Songs

  • Monday Morning – Death Cab for Cutie
  • Wednesday Morning 3am – Simon and Garfunkel
  • Thursday’s Child – Aoife O’Donovan
  • Sunday Afternoon – Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band

7/9/16
Fight

  • Repressed Hostility Blues – Katie Lee
  • Fighter – Christina Aguilera
  • We Can Work it Out – Carpenter and May
  • The Boxer – Simon and Garfunkel
  • Titanium – Ibiza Bassheads
  • Kung Fu Fighting – Cee Lo Green
  • You’re Driving Me Crazy – Bob Brozeman
  • Fight Test – Flaming Lips
  • Bleed Me Dry – The Murder My Sweet
  • My Revenge on the World – Ayria
  • Furious Angels – Rob Dougan
  • Fighting Fish – Dessa
  • I Am the Anti-Christ to You – Kishi Bashi
  • Fight the Power – Public Enemy

Featured Artists

News

Anti-police brutality rallies erupting internationally

  • We Shall Overcome – Swagnificent Swagworld
  • Sticks and Stones – Joe Henry

Juno mission nears its end

  • Moons of Jupiter – Freezepop
  • Juno – Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

7/2/16
Summer

  • Hell Raising Heat of the Summer – Florida Georgia Line
  • Grazing in the Grass – The Friends of Distinction
  • Fields of Gold – Sting
  • Summertime Sadness – Lana Del Ray
  • In the Summertime – Mungo Jerry
  • Drive in Saturday – David Bowie
  • Summer in the City (cover) – unknown
  • Too Darn Hot (remix) – Ella Fitzgerald
  • In the Summertime – Roger Miller
  • Summer Fling – KD Lang
  • Summer Knows (Summer of ’42) – Joe Pass
  • Summertime – Janis Joplin
  • Summer Wind – Frank Sinatra
  • Summertime Cowboy – Husky Rescue
  • Once Upon a Summertime – Innocence Mission
  • Summer Town – Blitzen Trapper

Featured Artist

News

People on social media are once again freaking out about the possibility of losing the right to own guns

  • If I Had a Gun – Celeste Krenz
  • If I Had a Rocket Launcher – Bruce Cochburn

First Cannabis Church of Logic and Reason opens in Lansing, MI

  • Because I Got High – Afro Man
  • Mary Jane – Rick James

More Summer Songs

  • Summer of Love – B52s
  • Sleep All Summer – Crooked Fingers
  • Last Summer – Pete Yorn

Jun. 2016 Playlists

6/4/16
Sunshine

  • Bring Me Sunshine – Morecombe & Wise
  • Sunlight in the Rain – Keli Ali
  • New York City Sunshine – Lloyd Cole
  • See the Sun – Lisa Gerrard and Pieter Bourke
  • Sun – Concrete Blonde
  • We’ll Sing in the Sunshine – Gayle Garnette
  • Island in the Sun – Weezer
  • Here Comes the Sun – Yuna Savages
  • In the Sun – She & Him
  • California Sunbeam – Alvino Rey & His Orchestra
  • I Got the Sun in the Morning – Ethel Merman
  • Walking on Sunshine – Katrina and the Waves
  • Steal My Sunshine – Len
  • Black Hole Sun – Paul Anka
  • Invisible Sun – The Police
  • Oslo in the Summertime – Of Montreal
  • No Sunlight – Death Cab for Cutie

Featured Artist

News

Congress refuses to fund more Zika research

  • It All Began with a Burst – Kashi Bashi
  • Will to Fail – Katie Lee

Blind man sues McDonalds for repeatedly denying him walk-up service at the drive thru window

  • Blindness – Metric
  • Blindsided – Bon Iver

More Sun songs

  • Children of the Sun – Dead Can Dance
  • Pull the Sun – New Model Army

May 2016 Playlists

05/07/16
Get Your Geek On

  • The Saga Begins – Weird Al Yankovic
  • Nerdgasm – Jennifer Teeter
  • A Drop of Vulcan Blood – Marc Gunn
  • Has Been – William Shatner
  • Mr. Spock – Nerf Herder
  • Intergalactic – Beastie Boys
  • Firefly theme – Joss Whedon
  • Dirty Robot – Arling & Cameron
  • It Was a Great Year (Movies with Robots) – Ugress
  • Flash – Queen
  • The Mechanical Man – The Kinks
  • Spiderman – Jill Sobule
  • Robot Parade – They Might Be Giants
  • Heroes – Peter Gabriel
  • Outer Space – Venetian Princess
  • Everyone’s a Hero – Nathan Fillion
  • Army of Me – Bjork

Featured Artist

News

Sheepdog quits new job and returns home (walking 240 miles in 12 days)

  • Take This Job and Shove It – Johnny Paycheck
  • Dog – Ben Folds

John Kerry pleads with Putin to help against the Assad regime

  • Don’t Drop Bombs – Liza Minelli
  • Bronya Vladivos – Emerald Rose

More Geek Songs:

  • Robots – Dan Mangan
  • Spiderman – Ugress
  • Guilded Love – Professor Shyguy
  • Freakshow – Tigerlillies
  • David Duchovny – Bree Sharp
  • Tiny Little Robots – unknown

05/14/16
Wine (with Guest Hosts Lana and Miriam)

  • Red Red Wine – UB40 and Bob Marley
  • Little Old Wine Drinker Me – Dean Martin
  • Little Glass of Wine – Stanley Brothers
  • A Bottle of Wine & Patsy Cline – Lindy Gravelle
  • Hernando’s Hideaway – Johnny Ray
  • Wine After Whiskey – Carrie Underwood
  • Drinkin’ Wine Spo Dee O Dee – Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Lilac Wine – Susan Boyle
  • Kisses Sweeter Than Wine – Jimmy Rodgers
  • Bottle of WIne – The Fireballs
  • Summer Wine – Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood
  • Wine Women & Song – Vienna Symphony Orchestra
  • Old Dogs, Children & Watermelon Wine – Frankie Lane
  • Wine Do Yer Stuff – Commander Cody
  • Tin Cup Chalice – Jimmy Buffett

Featured Artist:

More Wine Songs

  • Days of Wine and Roses – Frank Sinatra
  • Yesterday’s Wine – Willie Nelson
  • Cherry Wine – Little Esther
  • Stewball – Peter, Pall and Mary
  • Bottle of Wine – Judy Collins
  • Same Old Wine – Kenny Loggins
  • A Steel Guitar and a Glass of Wine – Paul Anka
  • Sweet Cherry Wine – Tommy James & the Shondelles
  • Scenes from an Italian Restaurant – Billy Joel

05/21/16
Moving (inspired by all the walking, standing, sitting at the Motor City Comic Con)

  • Sit Down – James
  • Alligator Hop – Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band
  • The Walk – The Cure
  • Anna Walks Away – Gertrud Huber
  • These Boots are Made for Walking – Nancy Sinatra
  • Walk My Love – Celtic Woman
  • Standing Outside a Broken Phone Booth With Money in My Hand – Primitive Radio Gods
  • Shufflin Sammy – Hugh Moore
  • Walk it Down – Talking Heads
  • Apeman Hop – The Ramones
  • Walking With My Shoes Untied – Bathtub Heroes
  • Dance in the Street – Angie Panapara
  • End of the Line – Daft Punk
  • Everybody Jumpin – Dave Brubeck
  • Sit Down. Stand Up – Radiohead
  • Jump – Paul Anka
  • Walking in My Shoes – Depeche Mode

Featured Artist

News

Highland Games has a fundraiser

  • Scotland the Brave – Boston Pops
  • Barontanz – Saltatio Mortis

Rolf Harris makes didgeridoos out of prison toilet rolls

  • This is a Didgeridoo! – Rolf Harris
  • Digging It (Digeridoo) – Ancien

Apr. 2016 Playlists

04/23/16
Buggin

  • The Bug That Tried to Crawl Around the World – Johnny Cash
  • Ant Marching Band – unknown
  • The Cockroach That Ate Cincinnati – Rose and the Arrangement
  • With the Bug – Roy Orbison
  • Insects – Mr. Kitty
  • Buggin – Flaming Lips
  • Honey and the Bee – Owl City
  • Lazy Flies – Beck
  • The Inch Worm – Paul McCartney
  • Spider Web – Joan Osborne
  • Butterfly – Stina Nordenstam
  • Lady Spider – Freezepop
  • Bumble Boogie – Jack Fina
  • Bedbug Blues Part 2 – Lonnie Johnson
  • Butterfly Meadow – Hugh Moore
  • Whale and Wasp – Alice in Chains
  • Fire Ants – Time Hawkins
  • Bedbugs – Squirrel Nut Zippers

Featured Artist 

News

For the losers in the presidential race, Sam dedicates these songs:

  • Will to Fail – Katie Lee
  • We’ll Meet Again – Flatt & Scruggs

First ever flying spaghetti monster wedding takes place in New Zealand

  • Flying Spaghetti Monster – the Oufs
  • Talk Like a Pirate Day – Tom Smith

04/09/16
The Birds

  • Woody Woodpecker theme
  • Songbird – Fleetwood Mac
  • White Bird – It’s a Beautiful Day
  • Three Little Birds – Bob Marley
  • Zombie Eagles – Ugress
  • Castle in the Snow – Kadebostany
  • Birds – Bic Runga
  • Blackbird Chain –  Beck
  • A Bird Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest – No Brain
  • Magpie to the Morning – Neko Case
  • Blackbird – Across the Universe soundtrack
  • Free as a Bird – Bossa
  • When Doves Cry – Quindon Tarver

Featured Artist

News

Ted Cruz harassed in New York City

  • New York City Blues – Dr. John
  • New York State of Mind – Billy Joel

Spotless gets green light for a second season on Esquire channel

  • 2 Shots – Peggy Sue
  • The World (Is Going up in Flames) – Charles Bradley

Extra Bird songs

  • Freebird – The Raleigh Ringers
  • Woven Birds – Calexico
  • Bird Watching – The Nutty Squirrels
  • King of Birds – R. E. M.

04/16/16
Revenge of the Birds (Birds Part II)

  • Surfin Bird – The Trashmen
  • Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens – Louis Jordon
  • The Dirty Bird Groove – The ATL All Stars
  • Two Birds – Regina Spector
  • Birds – Lydia
  • Swallowtail – Wolf Alice
  • My Blackbirds are Bluebirds Now – Ruth Etting
  • Bye Bye Blackbird – Joesphine Baker
  • Little Hawk – Alvino Rey
  • Chicken Ain’t Nothing But a Bird – Cab Calloway
  • Chicken Fried Mistake – Sebastian Roberts
  • Night Birds – Ryan Adams
  • A Little Birdie Told Me So – Johnny Marvin
  • Flight of the Foo Birds – Count Basie
  • The Ugly Duckling – Danny Kaye
  • Maybe Sparrow – Neko Case
  • Planes Like Vultures – Le Loup

Featured Artist

News

100+ anti-LGBT bills are in US states

  • Peeping Tomette – Victoria Vox
  • Andrew in Drag – Magnetic Fields

Songs dedicated to Sam’s friends who have had a really rough time recently

  • Drive – The Cars
  • Losing You – Randy Newman

Leftover Bird Songs

  • Poisoning Pigeons in the Park – Tom Lehrer
  • Run Turkey Run – Rob Beadle
  • Turkey Time – Walt Gabbard

04/02/2016
Danz Solo Show

  • How You Like Me Now – The Heavy
  • I Gotcha – Joe Tex
  • The World (Is Going Up In Flames) – Charles Bradley & Menahan Street Band
  • I’ll Still Be True – Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
  • Let Me Down Easy – Paolo Nutini
  • Smoke & Mirrors – RJD2 Deadringer
  • Better World – De-Phazz
  • Ooh Wee – Sharon Little
  • Sweet November – Sarah Blasko
  • Carouse – Day Behavior
  • Hurricane – MS MR
  • Tether – Chvrches
  • Everytime – Broods
  • Wow – Snow Patrol
  • Demons You Show – Lux Lisbon
  • Maps – Yeah Yeah Yeahs
  • Lightning Blue Eyes – The Secret Machines
  • Crystal Village – Pete Yorn
  • Change the Sheets – Kathleen Edwards
  • Cup Of Tea – The Verve Pipe Villains
  • Demons – The National
  • Jackson – Cymbals Eat Guitars
  • Godless – The Dandy Warhols
  • Boulevard – Dick Prall
  • Any Day Now – Elbow
  • Alameda – Elliott Smith
  • Hour Follows Hour – Ani DiFranco
  • Rock Me to Sleep – Jill Sobule