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Playlist for 25 June 2007 Options | One-note show

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Artist Song Album Label Comments Approx. start time
Carol Burnett  Johnny One Note   Options Let Me Entertain You / Remembers How They Stopped the Show  Decca    0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Nancy Wilson  One Note Samba   Options Today Tomorrow Forever    mp3 library  0:02:16 (Pop‑up)
Plastic Bertrand  Ca Plane Pour Moi   Options     mp3 library  0:04:20 (Pop‑up)
Nat King Cole Trio  Jivin' With the Notes   Options The Complete Early Transcriptions 4 (1938-1941)    mp3 library  0:07:12 (Pop‑up)
Pascale Comelade  Operette de 2 notes   Options Topographie anedoctique    mp3 library  0:09:02 (Pop‑up)
Modern Mandolin Quartet  Overture   Options The Nutcracker Suite  Windham Hill    0:11:13 (Pop‑up)
The Five Americans  Western Union   Options Best of  Sundazed    0:14:23 (Pop‑up)
Tsk Tsk Tsk  One Note Song   Options Can't Stop It! Australian Post-Punk 1978-1982  mp3 library    0:16:40 (Pop‑up)
Owada  Thirty Thirty   Options Nothing  Piano    0:20:14 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Artie Shaw 
Johnny One Note   Options     mp3 library  0:22:40 (Pop‑up)
Fanfare PourPour & Lans Hollmer  Pompen   Options Karusell Musik  Monsieru Fauteux    0:29:29 (Pop‑up)
Jeffrey Butzer  Piper Cub   Options She Traded Her Leg  Lona    0:32:43 (Pop‑up)
Nobukazu Takemura  Bell Buoy   Options Songbook  Bubble Core / Childisc    0:35:08 (Pop‑up)
Os Novos Crioulos  Mar Afunda   Options Brazilian Beats Brooklyn (various artists)  Mr Bongo    0:39:25 (Pop‑up)
Johnny Cash  Rowboat   Options Unchained  American Recordings    0:41:36 (Pop‑up)
The Womenfolk  Jika Jing   Options Never Underestimate the Power of the Womenfolk  RCA Victor    0:45:18 (Pop‑up)
Phillip Kent Bimstein  Moovement, from Garland Hirschi's Cows   Options Garland Hirschi's Cows  Starkland    0:47:40 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Jimmie Haskell & Orch. 
Vanguard   Options 7-inch single  Imperial    0:52:18 (Pop‑up)
Bisk  Waltz   Options Ticklish Matters  Sub Rosa    0:55:03 (Pop‑up)
Rip, Rig & Panic  Epi Epi Arp WOOSH!   Options I'm Cold  Virgin    1:00:05 (Pop‑up)
Thelonious Monk  Black and Tan Fantasy   Options The Thelonious Monk Memorial Album  Milestone  originally from Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington  1:04:27 (Pop‑up)
The Bubbadinos  Come On In (It's Cool and Dark Inside)   Options Albuzerxque Vol. 25 (various artists)  Zerx    1:07:59 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Las Comadrejas 
Oaxacatelas   Options We Are Ugly, But We Have the Music  Comad    1:10:44 (Pop‑up)
Mekons  Darkness and Doubt   Options Fear and Whiskey  Sin/ Quarterstick    1:16:51 (Pop‑up)
Joe Kafka  Hey Joe   Options Rejoice  self-released cassette  a whole bunch of entire cassettes by Joe Kafka are available for download on their website  1:22:07 (Pop‑up)
Sonic Youth  Creme Brulee   Options Dirty  Geffen    1:24:46 (Pop‑up)
The Jamies  Summertime, Summertime   Options 7-inch single  Epic    1:27:09 (Pop‑up)
L.L. Cool J  Goin' Back to Cali   Options 12-inch single  Def Jam    1:29:12 (Pop‑up)
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra  Diga Diga Doo   Options Hot from the Cotton Club  EMI    1:33:38 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Obeng Ungu & Julan Buntu with Group 
Menyelam Pakai Pipa Udara   Options 1951: Sumatran Ladies Wearing Hats Outlawed by Government  Hot Air    1:36:27 (Pop‑up)
The Greenbriar Boys  Russian Around   Options Best of the Vanguard Years  Vanguard    1:42:05 (Pop‑up)
Eberhard Weber  More Colors   Options The Colors of Chloe  ECM    1:44:37 (Pop‑up)
Soft Machine  Spaced Two   Options Spaced  Cuneiform    1:51:09 (Pop‑up)
Willem Breuker  Continuous C Sharp   Options Lunchconcert for three Amsterdam street organs  Bvhaast    1:58:31 (Pop‑up)
Dirty Three  Horse   Options Horse Stories  Touch and Go    2:01:47 (Pop‑up)
Trombones Unlimited  See You in September   Options You're Gonna Hear from Me (Us!)  Liberty    2:07:21 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Clare Fischer 
One Note Samba   Options     mp3 library  2:09:10 (Pop‑up)
Dr. Delay  Sentisteban: Zorongo   Options Rajaz Meter  Funk Weapons    2:17:06 (Pop‑up)
The Soulsetters  Cecil, The Unwanted French Fry   Options The Soul Side of the Street (Hot Phoenix Soul Sides from the Vaults of Hadley Murrell)  Dionysus    2:19:06 (Pop‑up)
The Beatles  Sexy Sadie   Options The Beatles  Apple    2:22:57 (Pop‑up)
Johnny Dowd  Wedding Dress   Options Cemetery Shoes  Bongo Beat    2:26:54 (Pop‑up)
George Jones & Tammy Wynette  Something to Brag About   Options Super Hits  Epic    2:30:51 (Pop‑up)
Human League  Don't You Want Me   Options     mp3 library  2:33:20 (Pop‑up)
Music behind DJ:
Glenn Branca 
Bad Smells   Options Who You Staring At?  Giorno Poetry Systems    2:37:05 (Pop‑up)
Electrelane  Bells   Options Axes  Too Pure    2:43:59 (Pop‑up)
The Shepherd Kings  Yeshiva Ram Bam   Options Rome Wasn't Built.  Gourmandizer  band led by WFMU DJ Jason Elbogen  2:48:51 (Pop‑up)
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra  Peanut Brittle Brigade (March)   Options Nutcracker Suite  Columbia    2:50:07 (Pop‑up)
Art Brut  Sound of Summer   Options It's a Bit Complicated  Downtown    2:54:43 (Pop‑up)

Listener comments!

  5:18am tinder:

Your show is GREAT!!
I wonder how many CD or LP records you own? ^_^
(a listener from TAIWAN)
  8:28am Charlie:

Thanks, Tinder. How many records? Too many! But not as many as the WFMU library, from which I draw mightily.
Avatar 12:37pm Michael:

What an interesting show. Hey now Charlie - if you see this hope you are well.
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