Busy Doing Nothing with Charlie Options | A virtual supermarket sweep of recorded history, with an emphasis on processed cheese.

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Playlist for 13 January 2003 Options | Getting the idea

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Artist Song Album Label Approx. start time
Al Martino  Living a Lie   Options I Love You Because... The Al Martino Collection  Razor and Tie  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Panoptica  Kinky Bitsuri   Options The Tijuana Remixes  Certificate 18  0:02:20 (Pop‑up)
Waitresses  Bruiseology   Options Bruiseology  Polydor  0:07:27 (Pop‑up)
Brown Whornet  Stepdad's Cane (track 3)   Options Radio Ablum (also on new "Tour CD 2002")  Brown Whornet  0:11:11 (Pop‑up)
Money Mark  Monkey Dot   Options Push the Button  London  0:14:35 (Pop‑up)
Marvin Gaye  Got to Give It Up - Pt. 1   Options Anthology  Motown  0:16:51 (Pop‑up)
 
The Mind Expanders  Theme From   Options What's Happening?  Design  0:22:28 (Pop‑up)
Missy Elliott  Work It (remix)   Options Under Construction  Elektra  0:25:10 (Pop‑up)
"soundtrack"  Club Kidnap   Options Soul Ecstasy  Emperor Norton  0:30:03 (Pop‑up)
Goldfrapp  Lovely Head   Options Felt Mountain  Mute  0:34:40 (Pop‑up)
Philemon Arthur & the Dung  Goda Grannar   Options The Very Pest of  Silence  0:38:01 (Pop‑up)
Catherine Irwin  Don't We All Have the Right to Be Wrong   Options Cut Yourself a Switch  Thrill Jockey  0:39:53 (Pop‑up)
Ivor Cutler & Linda Herst  Step It Out Lively, Boys   Options Privilege  Rough Trade  0:43:12 (Pop‑up)
Dr. Hook  Levitate   Options Bankrupt  Capitol  0:44:58 (Pop‑up)
 
The Hylozoists  The Iron Chef   Options La Nouvelle Gauche  Brobdingnagian  0:51:09 (Pop‑up)
Gary Lucas  I Wait for Your Return (vocal: Gisburg)   Options The Edge of Heaven: Gary Lucas Plays Mid-Century Chinese Pop  Indigo  0:54:11 (Pop‑up)
Hoku  Another Dumb Blonde   Options Hoku  Geffen  0:56:59 (Pop‑up)
Pierre Henry  Fantaisie: Messe pour le temps present (1967/97)   Options Mix 01.0 (Box Set)  Phillips France  1:00:47 (Pop‑up)
The Roches  The Married Men   Options self-titled  Warner Brothers  1:04:12 (Pop‑up)
Raymond Scott  Don't Beat Your Wife Every Night   Options Manhattan Research, Inc.  Basta  1:08:41 (Pop‑up)
Bobbi Blake (Lyrics by Mary Bolton)  My Husband, Lover, Friend   Options The Oddball Auditorium song-poem page    1:12:14 (Pop‑up)
The Crystals  He Hit Me (It Felt Like a Kiss)   Options     1:14:37 (Pop‑up)
George Martin  I Am the Walrus   Options London By George  United Artists  1:19:07 (Pop‑up)
 
Curd Duca  Touch   Options Elevator 2  Mille Plateaux  1:29:42 (Pop‑up)
Robert Ashley  Purposeful Lady, Slow Afternoon   Options Automatic Writing  Lovely Music  1:32:02 (Pop‑up)
Curd Duca  Touch   Options Elevator 2  Mille Plateaux  1:42:02 (Pop‑up)
Sonic Youth  Kissability   Options Daydream Nation  Blast First  1:44:12 (Pop‑up)
Linton Kwesi Johnson  Making History   Options Making History  Mango/Island  1:51:43 (Pop‑up)
 
The Quests  Hur Pi Tzu Shau Hsiang   Options Steam Kodok: 17 A-Go-Go Ultrararities from the 60s: Singapore & SE Asia (various artists)  Grey Past  2:00:03 (Pop‑up)
John Cage  Triple-Paced   Options Works for Piano 4 (Margaret Leng Tan, piano)  Mode  2:02:31 (Pop‑up)
Apes of God  How to Pick Up Girls   Options How to Pick Up Girls  Oracular Laboratory  2:04:47 (Pop‑up)
Bee Gees  In My Own Time   Options First  Atco  2:11:15 (Pop‑up)
The Hi-Lo's  I Thought About You   Options Clap Yo' Hands  DRG Records  2:13:43 (Pop‑up)
Rasputina  Rock and Roll   Options The Lost and Found - 2nd Edition  Instinct  2:15:37 (Pop‑up)
 
Ray Charles  Understanding   Options (4-cd box set)  Rhino  2:20:23 (Pop‑up)
Mabel Mercer  Experiment   Options Sings Cole Porter  Atlantic  2:23:32 (Pop‑up)
Land of the Loops  Multi-Family Garage Sale   Options Bundle of Joy  Up  2:26:37 (Pop‑up)
Red Shadow (The Economics Rock & Roll Band)  Understanding Marx   Options Listen to the whole song here:
Otis Fodder's 365days
 
  2:31:09 (Pop‑up)
Dusty Springfield  Take Another Little Piece of My Heart   Options Dusty In London  Rhino  2:34:10 (Pop‑up)
Hoagy Carmichael  My Resistance Is Low   Options Ole Buttermilk Sky  Collectors Choice  2:36:16 (Pop‑up)
Lali Puna  Bi-Pet   Options Indietronica (various artists)  Sonar  2:39:00 (Pop‑up)
The Shakespeare's  I Like You   Options Psychedelic States: New York vol. 2 (various artists)  Gear Fab  2:42:01 (Pop‑up)
 
The Friends of Distinction  Lonesome Mood   Options Grazin'  RCA  2:50:14 (Pop‑up)
Igor Stravinsky  Movements for Piano and Orchestra (1959)   Options Recent Stravinsky - Conducted by the Composer  Columbia  2:55:41 (Pop‑up)