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Playlist for 25 September 2006 Options | I'm wearing a T-shirt! (and holding up a copy of Noam Chomsky's latest book)

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Artist Song Album Label Comments Approx. start time
Pierre Schaeffer  Prosopopee 1, from Symphonie pour un homme seul   Options L'Oeuvre Musicale  Ina/EMF    0:00:00 ()
John Kirby  Prelude for Trumpet (Charlie's Prelude)   Options Maxine Sullivan and John Kirby: More (1940-41)  Circle    0:02:32 ()
Komputer  Diary   Options Market Led  Mute    0:04:59 ()
Dusty Springfield  What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?   Options Dusty in London  Rhino    0:11:53 ()
The Gibbs Brothers with Claude Davis  Do You Think That You Could Love Me   Options The "St. James Sessions" (various artists)  Brunswick/Vocalion  find it here  0:14:52 ()
Giovanni Fusco  Il Surf della Luna   Options Music for Michelangelo Antonioni  Water    0:17:37 ()
Caterina Valente  Just You and Me   Options The Hi-Fi Nightingale  El    0:20:19 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Hugh LeCaine 
Organ Experiment with Pitch Control   Options Compositions/Demonstrations  EMF    0:23:22 ()
Yoshida Brothers  Erghen Diado   Options III  Domo    0:29:00 ()
Chameleon Radio Club  Cerezo Rosa   Options Chameleon Radio Club  Jasrac    0:31:31 ()
Curse Ov Dialect  Word Up Forever   Options Wooden Tongues  Mush    0:35:31 ()
Jonathan Coulton  When I'm 25 or 64   Options Thing a Week #1  Jonathan Coulton    0:38:58 ()
Modulations  This Old World Is Going Down   Options Good God! - A Gospel Funk Hymnal (various artists)  Numero Group    0:41:49 ()
The Go! Team  Ladyflash   Options Thunder, Lightning, Strike  Columbia    0:45:12 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Stravinsky 
loop from Symphony in Three Movements   Options Stravinsky conducts Symphony in Three Movements/Violin Concerto  Columbia    0:49:27 ()
Sonic Youth  Bubblegum   Options Evol  SST/DGC    0:53:41 ()
The Banana Splits  I Enjoy Being a Boy (In Love With You)   Options Kellogg's Presents the Banana Splits  Hanna-Barbera    0:56:22 ()
Faye Wong  You   Options Chang You (Scenic Tour)  EMI    0:58:59 ()
Brian Eno  Burning Airlines Give You So Much More   Options Taking Tiger Mountain (By Strategy)  Astralwerks reissue    1:03:22 ()
Chiemi Eri  Itsuki-no Komoriuta   Options Japanese Female Folk Pop (50s & 60s)  cd-r    1:06:22 ()
Mimi & Richard Farina  Celebration for a Grey Day   Options Celebration for a Grey Day  Vanguard    1:10:08 ()
Margie Brandon  title unknown (track 21)   Options Organ Music of Margie Brandon  Dolor del Estamago    1:13:30 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Margie Brandon 
title unknown (track 22 & 23)   Options Organ Music of Margie Brandon  Dolor del Estamago    1:16:36 ()
Caravan  In the Land of Grey and Pink   Options Garden of Delights (various artists)  Discotheque/Sanctuary    1:22:27 ()
Asobi Seksu  Thursday   Options Citrus  Friendly Fire    1:26:10 ()
Gillian Hills  Tomorrow Is Another Day   Options Folk Rock and Faithfull (various artists)  RPM    1:30:02 ()
Maynard Baird & His Orchestra  Postage Stomp   Options The "St. James Sessions" (various artists)  Brunswick/Vocalion  find it here  1:32:38 ()
Tales In Tones Trio  Saben (Truby Trio Treatment remix)   Options The Obliqsound Remixes vol. 2 (various artists)  Obliqsound    1:36:03 ()
David Grubbs  The Thicket   Options The Thicket  Drag City    1:42:06 ()
LB  Jealous Guy   Options Pop Artificielle  Shadow    1:45:48 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Cut-Out 
Another Coat   Options Interlude with Fun Machine  Starlight Furniture Company    1:49:48 ()
Disc  side A track 3   Options Transfer  Deluxe    2:00:22 ()
Sarymai  Yellow Leaves (Sary Burler)   Options Central Asian Tales  Pure Nature Music    2:03:29 ()
Bruce Nauman  World Peace (Mei Mei)   Options Raw Materials  Tate Modern  more info here  2:08:00 ()
Earle Brown  Octet I, for eight loudspeakers   Options Selected Works 1952-1965  New World    2:11:11 ()
Ros Bobos  We Are Kittens   Options Uncharted Universal Euphoria  Ros Bobos    2:14:17 ()
Kaki King  Carmine St.   Options Everybody Loves You  Velour    2:20:49 ()
Yes  Long Distance Runaround   Options Fragile  Atlantic    2:23:59 ()
Elis Regina  Bala com Bala   Options Do Brasil Maravilhoso (various artists)  Philips    2:27:23 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Svalastog 
Snow Tracer   Options Woodwork  Rune Grammofon    2:30:47 ()
Les Reines Prochaines  Opfer Dieses Liedes (Wicked Game)   Options Le Coeur en Beurre  Rec Rec  downloaded from the WFMU blargh  2:36:15 ()
Giovanni Fusco  Tema Grottesco   Options Music for Michelangelo Antonioni  Water    2:40:56 ()
Freaks Amour  Driven   Options One For Juanita  Freaks Amour    2:44:17 ()
Julia Heinrich, with male chorus  Madre pietosa vergine, from La forza del distino (Verdi)   Options The Fabulous Edison Cylinder (various artists)  Odyssey    2:46:37 ()
Bjorn Svin  Mer Strom #2   Options CDingle  April  sent in by Lars -- thanks!  2:50:54 ()
Jonathan Coulton  Summer's Over   Options Thing a Week #51  Jonathan Coulton    2:55:40 ()
 
Music behind DJ:
Floyd Cramer 
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