Sunday, May 23, 2010

Carnival Mix (Day Four)

A few days late posting this (and I actually received a--get this--FACE TO FACE request to update in this age of tweeting and facebooking!), but the carnival was busy Friday, Saturday and Sunday. So here is what I "subjected" the kitchen crew to on Friday...

(The) Alan Parsons Project: Step By Step; Mammagamma (instrumental).

Joan Armatrading: Bottom to the Top; Me Myself I; Willow; Feeling in My Heart (For You).

Art of Noise: Metaphor on the Floor; Approximate Mood Swing No. 2.

Tyler Bates: Message for the Queen; Fever Dream; Glory.

(The) Beatles: She's Leaving Home; She Said She Said; Lovely Rita; The Word; Tell Me Why; Sun King; Across the Universe; I'll Be Back.

Blue Oyster Cult: Burnin' For You; Screaming Diz-Busters.

David Bowie: Fashion; Fashion '90 (remix); Blue Jean.

(The) Clash: Hateful.

Dire Straits: In the Gallery.

Dixie Chicks: I Believe In Love.

Electric Light Orchestra: Sweet Talkin' Woman.

Fleetwood Mac: Over & Over.

Peter Gabriel: I Have the Touch; In Your Eyes; Mercy Street; Sledgehammer; Floatsam & Jetsam; Indigo; Solsbury Hill.

Genesis: Like It Or Not.

Montgomery Gentry: Didn't I.

Lisa Gerrard & Elliot Goldenthal: La Bas.

Chris Thomas King: Hard Time Killing Floor Blues.

Gladys Knight & The Pips: I Heard It Through The Grapevine.

Elliot Goldenthal: Entrada & Shootout.

Kronos Quartet & Elliot Goldenthal: Refinery Surveillance.

George Harrison: Fish on the Sand.

Hootie & the Blowfish: Let Her Cry; So Strange; Old Man & Me.

Yoko Kanno: Security Off; Psychedelic Soul; Hi!; Let's Oil; Tachikoma No Iede (Runaway Tachikoma).

Mark Knopfler: Are We In Trouble Now; Done With Bonaparte.

(The) Mamas & the Papas: California Dreamin'.

Paul McCartney: Live And Let Die.

Meat Loaf: Paradise By The Dashboard Light; You Took The Words Right Out Of My Mouth (Hot Summer Night).

(The) Monkees: She; You Just May Be the One.

Van Morrison: Wild Night.

Willie Nelson: America the Beautiful (cover).

Robert Palmer: Tell Me I'm Not Dreaming.

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers: Travelin'; Learing to Fly; The Apartment Song (demo version); Peace in L.A. (Peace Mix).

(The) Pretenders: Back on the Chain Gang; The Wait; I Go to Sleep.

Queen: I Want It All; Hammer to Fall; Fat Bottomed Girls.

R.E.M.: Everybody Hurts; Undertow; Radio Song; Me in Honey; Country Feedback.

Bonnie Raitt: True Love is Hard to Find.

Teri Rypdal and Elliot Goldenthal: Mystery Man.

Paul Simon: That's Where I Belong; The Obvious Child; Proof; Graceland.

Mark Snow: X-Files Theme.

Bruce Springsteen: Real World; Devil's Arcade; Two Faces.

Steely Dan: Royal Scam; Don't Take Me Alive; Monkey in Your Soul; Black Cow.

Sting: All Four Seasons; It's Probably Me; Englishman in New York; Perfect Love...Gone Wrong; If I Ever Lose My Faith In You; Fields of Gold; We Work the Black Seam.

Talking Heads: Artists Only; Burning Down the House; Girlfriend Is Better (live); Don't Worry About the Government; Radio Head; The Good Thing; And She Was.

10,000 Maniacs: Hateful Hate.

Toad the Wet Sprocket: I Quits.

Traditional: The Banks of the Nile/Sailor's Cravat.

Train: Fall Out.

Bill Whelan: 04: Caoineadh Cu Chulainn (Lament).

(The) Traveling Wilburys: You Took My Breath Away; Handle With Care.

U2: Stay (Faraway, So Close); Angel of Harlem; If You Wear That Velvet Dress; Wire; Silver and Gold; One Tree Hill.

Utopia: Swing to the Right.

Vangelis: Titles.

XTC: No Thugs In Our House; Down in the Cockpit; Runaways; Strange Tales, Strange Tails; King for a Day; Cynical Days; The Ballad of Peter Pumpkinhead.

Yes: Silent Talking; Soon (edit); Wonderous Stories; Homeworld (The Ladder) (radio edit).

Warren Zevon: Johnny Strikes Up the Band.

One amusing discussion happened when people mistook The Monkees for The Beatles. I had to explain to several folks across generations and from different parts of the world (we have a very diverse parish) what The Monkees were.

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