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Playlist for 11 July 2005 Options | A cup of coffee, a box of biscuits, a thermonuclear meltdown, and you

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Artist Song Album Label Approx. start time
bix beiderbecke  in a mist   Options volume 1: singin' the blues  columbia  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
nina simone  here comes the sun   Options here comes the sun  rca  0:02:14 (Pop‑up)
the move  i can hear the grass grow   Options movements  west side  0:05:54 (Pop‑up)
nogu svelo  hey, mutant (Эй, Мутант!)   Options we go to the east! (ИДЕМ НА ВОСТОК!)   real records  0:08:33 (Pop‑up)
the sunshine fix  see yourself   Options age of the sun  emperor norton  0:14:19 (Pop‑up)
sexteto electronico moderno  comin' home baby   Options sounds from the elegant world  vampisoul  0:17:47 (Pop‑up)
harlem hamfats  growling dog   Options   (mp3 library)  0:21:21 (Pop‑up)
michael speciale  a cup of coffee, a sandwich and you   Options edison 51673-r (ba 5100)  (mp3 library)  0:23:59 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
raymond scott 
the rhythm modulator (edit and loop)   Options manhattan research inc.  basta  0:28:00 (Pop‑up)
bix beiderbecke  goose pimples   Options volume 2: at the jazz band ball  columbia  0:32:37 (Pop‑up)
gertrude lawrence  do do do   Options flappers, vamps and sweet young things  (mp3 library)  0:35:59 (Pop‑up)
chang loo  blue tango   Options chang loo  none  0:38:57 (Pop‑up)
maurice chevalier  what would you do?   Options toujours maurice  rca camden  0:42:07 (Pop‑up)
the beach boys  when i grow up to be a man   Options the beach boys today  capitol  0:43:58 (Pop‑up)
playmates  leaving for love   Options maiden voyage: a wide selection of grooves from norway  melodisc/tuba  0:46:10 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
bunny kick   Options uh-oh!  asphodel  0:49:05 (Pop‑up)
the poppy family  where evil grows   Options a good thing lost  march records/what are records?  0:53:05 (Pop‑up)
john otway  beware of the flowers (cos i'm sure they're gonna get you, yeh...)   Options deep thoughts  stiff  0:56:04 (Pop‑up)
jefferson handkerchief  i'm allergic to flowers   Options pebbles vol. 3: the acid gallery  archive international  0:58:13 (Pop‑up)
meadow house  all the flowers   Options tongue under a ton of nine volters  alcohol  1:01:36 (Pop‑up)
the fugs  flower children   Options electromagnetic steamboat: the reprise recordings (orig on the belle of avenue a)  rhino handmade  1:05:05 (Pop‑up)
marcos valle  proton electron neutron   Options the essential marcos valle  odeon brasil / mr. bongo reissue  1:09:09 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
dr. octagon 
blue flowers   Options instrumentalyst  dreamworks  1:11:59 (Pop‑up)
captain beefheart and his magic band  grown so ugly   Options safe as milk  buddah  1:15:23 (Pop‑up)
bradford reed  snake charmer   Options live! at home  ft.lb. records  1:17:44 (Pop‑up)
lee chabowski  shrunken head   Options drinky-poo  half wit records  1:21:55 (Pop‑up)
galt macdermot  space   Options woman is sweeter (soundtrack)  kilmarnock  1:25:40 (Pop‑up)
busta rhymes  woo-hah! got you all in check   Options 12-inch single  elektra  1:27:32 (Pop‑up)
dr. seuss  fox in socks (fast version)   Options     1:31:36 (Pop‑up)
negativland  favorite things   Options no business  seeland  1:35:11 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
world standard 
the lonely driver 1952   Options country gazette  asphodel  1:37:21 (Pop‑up)
dead hollywood stars  nectar   Options smoke and mirrors  hymen  1:42:09 (Pop‑up)
cat box quartet  no way!   Options running uphill  radio khartoum  1:45:46 (Pop‑up)
the beach boys  fall breaks and back to winter   Options smiley smile  capitol  1:48:59 (Pop‑up)
jon the dog  give a kiss: soiree   Options jon the dog (purple sleeve)  horen  1:51:08 (Pop‑up)
klimperei  le petit livreur   Options baboler  acidsoxx  1:52:53 (Pop‑up)
carmen mcrae  ain't misbehavin'   Options setting standards  (mp3 library)  1:55:27 (Pop‑up)
giovanni sollima  loof and let dime (text: christopher knowles, read by robert wilson)   Options aquilarco  point music  1:58:41 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
obeng ungu & julan buntu w. group 
menyelam pakai pipa udara   Options 1951: sumatran ladies wearing hats outlawed by government  hot air  2:02:45 (Pop‑up)
con edison  excerpt from   Options let's clear the air  con edison  2:10:53 (Pop‑up)
  played with:
laurie johnson  shopping spree   Options kpm library: archives 4 - newsreel/sport (also on music for tv dinners, scamp label)  kpm  2:10:53 (Pop‑up)
  and then played with:
miklos rozsa  nightmare, from the lost weekend   Options spellbound: the classic film scores of miklos rozsa  rca victor  2:13:57 (Pop‑up)
  info on closing indian point nuclear power plant here, here, and here
jean shepherd  better living   Options jean shepherd and other foibles  collectors' choice  2:17:04 (Pop‑up)
  info on dupont teflon class action lawsuit here and here
the lorraine bowen experience  modern way of living   Options greatest hits vol. 1  lorraine bowen  2:18:42 (Pop‑up)
cast  the unicorn in the garden   Options a thurber carnival (original broadway cast)  columbia masterworks  2:21:47 (Pop‑up)
louis jordan & his tympani five  the green grass grows all around   Options   (mp3 library)  2:24:34 (Pop‑up)
gerry mulligan quartet with chet baker  nights at the turntable   Options best of  pacific jazz  2:27:36 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
chain reaction   Options soon over babaluma  mute/restless retro  2:30:46 (Pop‑up)
the notwist  chemicals   Options shrink  zero hour  2:41:32 (Pop‑up)
the bubbadinos  i'm an old cowhand ("fading into the sunset")   Options we're really makin' music now  zerx  2:46:43 (Pop‑up)
jack logan  shrunken head   Options bulk  medium cool/twin tone  2:50:27 (Pop‑up)
family of god  ark angelika   Options family of god  family of god  2:53:22 (Pop‑up)
galt macdermot  alive in dar-es-salaam   Options shapes of rhythm  kilmarnock  2:56:53 (Pop‑up)
jackie vernon  stardust   Options cool and strange thrift shop compilation  (mp3 library)  2:59:45 (Pop‑up)