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Playlist for 07 February 2005 Options | How did this tradition get started? I'll tell you: I don't know

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Artist Song Album Label Approx. start time
g-d is my co-pilot  dayenu   Options mir shlufn nisht  avant  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
zero mostel, cast  tradition   Options fiddler on the roof cast album  rca  0:02:05 (Pop‑up)
jack kerouac  american haikus (loop)   Options in their own voices: a century of recorded poetry (various artists)  rhino word beat  0:04:11 (Pop‑up)
todd barry  watermelon   Options falling off the bone  comedy central  0:06:13 (Pop‑up)
senor coconut vs. kocani orkester  usti, usti baba (altiplano mix)   Options electric gypsyland (various artists)  six degrees  0:10:54 (Pop‑up)
los del rio  macarena (river fe mix)   Options macarena non stop (cdingle)  bmg  0:14:40 (Pop‑up)
pere ubu  george had a hat   Options the tenement year  enigma  0:18:41 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
ennio morricone 
un salotto borghese, from "un sacco bello"   Options eviva! morricone  avanz  0:22:37 (Pop‑up)
ann magnuson  this nothing life   Options the luv show  geffen  0:25:35 (Pop‑up)
the glove compartment  at the gym   Options the hidden woman  matching  0:30:44 (Pop‑up)
paul mark and the kokeshi dolls  pretty blue-eyed doll   Options kokeshi shindig  zippy  0:33:19 (Pop‑up)
yukiko ohtsuki  track 1   Options record (3-inch cd single)  cafe disc  0:36:15 (Pop‑up)
syzygys  such a face   Options eyes on green: live at roppongi inkstick 1988  tzadik  0:38:41 (Pop‑up)
muro (featuring gore tex)  sansyabontai   Options bomb worldwide (various artists)  bomb  0:42:36 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
bonefish sam & his power orchestra 
struttin' along and then something neat happens   Options fake fun  coming in second  0:47:23 (Pop‑up)
kim fowley  face on the factory floor   Options bad news from the underworld    0:50:29 (Pop‑up)
bonzo dog band  the intro and the outro   Options gorilla  (mp3 library)  0:53:16 (Pop‑up)
rodney allen rippy  take life a little easier   Options take life a little easier  bell  0:56:16 (Pop‑up)
steve lawrence & eydie gorme  black hole sun   Options lounge-a-palooza  hollywood  1:01:48 (Pop‑up)
donna regina  late   Options late  karaoke kalk  1:06:02 (Pop‑up)
mouse on mars  yippie   Options niun niggung  thrill jockey  1:08:35 (Pop‑up)
funk cruel  track 4   Options 10  none  1:14:11 (Pop‑up)
halcali  track 4   Options bacon    1:16:11 (Pop‑up)
friend and lover  reach out of the darkness   Options mp3 library    1:20:02 (Pop‑up)
earl carter and the fantastic "6"  shake your po' po'   Options ol' virginia soul part 2 (various)  arcania international  1:22:56 (Pop‑up)
anthony newley  i guess i'll have to change my plan   Options once in a lifetime  razor and tie / polygram  1:24:57 (Pop‑up)
toru takemitsu  waltz, from "the face of another"   Options film music of  nonesuch  1:30:22 (Pop‑up)
koichi sugiyama  young wheat   Options audio symphony: check up your sounds  rca japan  1:32:20 (Pop‑up)
fetty  pariaman   Options folk and pop sounds of sumatra vol. 2 (various artists)  sublime frequencies  1:36:53 (Pop‑up)
shiang waun ching  a small umbrella   Options (old chinese label cassette tape)    1:40:28 (Pop‑up)
fat marley  xin   Options world 2004 (various artists)  wrasse  1:43:52 (Pop‑up)
dilated peoples  triple optics   Options work the angles 12-inch single  abb records  1:49:33 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
oskar sala 
      1:53:34 (Pop‑up)
kaada/patton  invocation   Options romances  ipecac  1:59:07 (Pop‑up)
r. stevie moore  showing shadows   Options phonography  flamingo  2:01:49 (Pop‑up)
pizzicato five  baby love child   Options made in usa  matador  2:04:53 (Pop‑up)
fleetwood mac  keep on going   Options mystery to me  reprise  2:08:21 (Pop‑up)
cab calloway ( * )  it ain't necessarily so   Options porgy and bess (original soundtrack)  columbia  2:12:29 (Pop‑up)
pere ubu  life of riley   Options worlds in collision  fontana  2:15:22 (Pop‑up)
jewel belle w. tommy dean & his gloom raiders  lonely monday   Options yes indeed! women vocalists on united (various artists)  delmark  2:20:37 (Pop‑up)
phyllis diller  (i can't get no) satisfaction   Options born to sing  columbia  2:23:54 (Pop‑up)
ann magnuson  i remember you   Options the luv show  geffen  2:26:51 (Pop‑up)
yusef lateef  straighten up and fly right   Options the golden flute  impulse!  2:32:46 (Pop‑up)
nouvelle vague  i melt with you   Options nouvelle vague  peacefrog  2:36:15 (Pop‑up)
lcd soundsystem  great release   Options lcd soundsystem  capitol  2:40:24 (Pop‑up)
brian eno  some of them are old   Options here come the warm jets  e.g. (astralwerks/virgin reissue)  2:45:49 (Pop‑up)
only a mother  rack #1   Options the romantic warped  transmogrification  2:52:44 (Pop‑up)
the free design  pineapple crabapple   Options there is a song  light in the attic  2:54:38 (Pop‑up)
pierre bastien  the thermodynamic orchestra   Options boite no. 3  cactus  2:57:40 (Pop‑up)
  * in the movie, sammy davis jr. plays sportin' life, the character who sings this song, but he was unable to record the album "due to exclusive recording commitments," so cab calloway sang the part for this record.