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28 Vintage Love Songs From Mister Finewine's Cellar - 2006 Marathon Premium
Swamp Dogg and Esther Philips
The Love We Got Aint Worth Two Dead Flies
Im Not Selling Out, I'm Buying In!
Music behind DJ:
Neu and Tortura
Spin The Bottle
Paul Frees and the Plastic People
The Look Of Love (Boris Karloff)
Where Is My Man?
Feelin' Bitchy medley
Monica's Feelin' Bitchy
How Soon Is Now Stretch
People Like Us & Wobbly
Naked Little Girl
I Love The Dead
Billion Dollar Babies
I Wanna Be Your Dog
The Stooges (Reissue)
Blondie versis Mister Trick
Goodboys (ultra blonde Stooges mix)
Theyre Coming To Take Me Away Ha Ha
Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town
Run For Your Life
R Stevie Moore
I Wanna Hit You
Looking For A Virgin
Wed. 2/14/07 12:35pm
best playlist ever!! ending with 'Run For Your Life' was pure genius!!
Thanks for making my morning!
Wed. 2/14/07 12:37pm
Hmmmm... maybe I'm just a bit down today, but "Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town" is quite a sad song for the treatment it seems to get from Walter Brennan & Jerry Reed; those versions seem to insult someone or something; they're too poppy or smiley or something. I blame the RIAA or its predecessors.
That new version I've heard lately does it justice; that guy sounds frustrated & confused, just like the guy who came back broken from the war.
Wed. 2/14/07 1:21pm
hey ken, that was the song i was thinking of. too bad i don't really like neil hannon.
Wed. 2/14/07 2:11pm
yeah., I'm not crazy about the Jerry Reed version of "Ruby." But I love anything with Walter Brennan or a Walter Brennan imitator.
If anybody feels so inclined, I'd love to know what the body count is for today's show! (The total deaths in all the songs.)
Wed. 2/14/07 4:28pm
Check out Richard Cheese's sleezy lounge version of Creep. He says "friggin'" instead of "fuckin'", so you wouldn't even have to edit it.
Wed. 2/14/07 5:42pm
that Linda Laurie song is pretty damn amazing.
Wed. 2/14/07 9:39pm
way to go ken - david allen coe!
Wed. 2/14/07 9:55pm
How I wish I could've played David Allen Coe's incest song ("Fuck You Again," I think it's called) - truly one of the most disturbing songs I've ever heard.
Thu. 2/15/07 2:13pm
great show, Ken. was hoping for ? and the Mysterions, though.
Thu. 2/15/07 6:31pm
amber from MO:
Ahhh, domestic violence...Antony & the Johnsons' "Fists of Love" would've fit in well here. Also, kudos for the Shangri-Las! "I used to say...a tisket...a tasket...a green and yellow basket..."
Thu. 2/15/07 6:35pm
that show rules
Fri. 2/16/07 10:46pm
the ambrose song is amazing.. keeping the .. screams? (he beating her on the subway platform? the broadway 6 platform.. the one with the "no exit" ahead sign) in the background for the break was almost too much to bear.. or were those love sounds?
Sat. 2/17/07 12:40pm
The sound effects at the end of the Ambrose track were actually from the S&M sound effects collection "Tortura," which I used throughout the show as part of my talkover bed. The Ambrose track actually ends with Linda Laurie saying "Ambrose?"
Mon. 2/26/07 9:40pm
What's with the censoring of Creep??
Tue. 2/27/07 1:17am
Sorry I meant 'fucking' censoring creep!
Tue. 2/27/07 10:12am
Paul - I don't know about the country you're in, but here in the USA, the government recently passed a law saying that the word "Fuck" is illegal on radio and TV, and any station that plays it could be fined as high as $325,000 per "fuck." So that magnificent version of "Creep" could generate a fine as high as $975,000 US dollars. I'll put you down for half of it. Unfortunately, WFMU can't afford the other half.
Sat. 11/24/07 6:39pm
I'M AMAZED ANYONE DARES TO PLAY THAT SONG
Sat. 4/25/09 10:59pm
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