Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Best of 2013, Qtr IV

My favorite songs of Oct, Nov, Dec:
  1. "Queenie Eye" - Paul McCartney
  2. "Any Weather" - Joan Jett (w Dave Grohl)
  3. "Black Heart" - Stone Temple Pilots
  4. "Shine, Shine" - Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band
  5. "Grey Holiday (single version)" - The Orange Peels
  6. "Break It To You Gently" - Camera Obscura
  7. "Meant To Be" - TLC
  8. "Instant Crush" - Daft Punk
  9. "I'd Rather Be High" - David Bowie
  10. "Deep In Your Heart" - The 88
  11. "The Songs of Danny Galway" - Prefab Sprout
  12. "Starting Over Again" - The Dollyrots
  13. "What I Wouldn't Do" - Glen Campbell
  14. "Let's Boot and Rally" - Iggy Pop w/Bethany Cosentino
  15. "Banana Mae" - WHY?
  16. "Oscar Wilde Gets Out" - Elton John
  17. "Gimme" - Beck
  18. "Without You" - Fleetwood Mac
  19. "Da Bourgeoisie" - Prince
  20. "Come Undone (live)" - Duran Duran

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Top 10 Fanciest 45s/EPs of 2013

  1. "WooHoo" - Eli Paperboy Reed
  2. Run For Cover EP - The Living Sisters
  3. Golden Tickets EP - WHY?
  4. No Ordinary EP EP - Duran Duran
  5. "The Water You Walk" - WHY?
  6. "Modern Fiction" - Parks
  7. Waiting For the D-Train EP - Iggy & Yoko
  8. "Diamond" - Brendan Benson
  9. "Spaceship Ride" - Sons of Hippies
  10. "Cool Zombie" - Adam Ant
You can hear all of these awesome tracks on my fancy 12/10/13 podcast (#77), which will remain online for a few more weeks:


Sunday, December 01, 2013

Best of 2013 Qtr III

My apologies for this very late posting of my favorite songs of this year's third quarter. Life happens sometimes.

I hope to have additional best-of posts in the coming weeks. 'Tis the season!

20. "Sentimental Journey" - Esquivel
19. "Spaceship Ride" -  Sons of Hippies
18. "Waiting for the D Train" - Iggy Pop & Yoko Ono
17. "Oh No!" - The Wonder Stuff
16. "Moonbeams" - Yoko Ono
15. "Dimension 5ive" - 5th Dimension
14. "Troublemaker" - Camera Obscura
13. "Then I Kissed Her (live)" - Beach Boys
12. "Ready to Die" - Iggy & The Stooges
11. "Modern Fiction" - Parks
10. "I Like the Things About Me" - Mavis Staples
9. "Walk Us Uptown" - Elvis Costello & The Roots
8. "Postcard From Paris" - Glen Campbell
7. "The Warrior" - Honey LTD
6. "You Can Really Do It If You Try" - Rick Springfield
5. "Valentine's Day" - David Bowie
4. "The Words Don't Work" - The Orange Peels
3. "Hear in Here" - The Association
2. "I Saw The Light That Day" - The 88
1. "New" - Paul McCartney