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Playlist for 21 July 2003 Options | It's no longer feeling strange

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Artist Song Album Label Approx. start time
Henry Mancini  House of the Rising Sun   Options 7-inch single  RCA Victor  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
Ten Wheel Drive  Tightrope   Options Construction #1  Polydor  0:02:39 (Pop‑up)
Pigbag  Giggling Mud   Options Getting Up  Stiff  0:07:54 (Pop‑up)
R. Stevie Moore  Times Have Changed   Options Contact Risk  Fruit of the Tune  0:11:31 (Pop‑up)
Bethune Cookman College Marching Band  You're the First, the Last, My Everything   Options Disco Weapons Inspection (Monica's 2003 Marathon Premium)    0:16:04 (Pop‑up)
Celia Cruz con la Sonora Matancera  La Negrita Inteligente   Options Mexico, Que Grande Eres  Seeco  0:18:06 (Pop‑up)
Quintron  The Beach   Options Are You Ready for an Organ Solo?  Three.One.G  0:20:51 (Pop‑up)
Asie Payton  I Love You   Options Worried  Fat Possum   
The Tikis  High School Dropout Blues   Options Turn the Hi-Fi Down (Rex's Fool's Paradise 2003 Marathon Premium)    0:30:19 (Pop‑up)
Marine  Life in Reverse   Options unreleased CD-R collection of 7-inch singles    0:33:03 (Pop‑up)
They Might Be Giants  32 Footsteps   Options self-titled  Bar None  0:35:42 (Pop‑up)
Smokey Johnson  Dirty Red   Options Don't Be No Square, Get Hip to Quezerque (various artists)  Night Train  0:37:13 (Pop‑up)
Oleg Kostrow  Lego for Country Side   Options Lego for 4  Solnze  0:42:37 (Pop‑up)
Machito and His Orchestra  Mambo America   Options 7-inch single  Tico  0:44:23 (Pop‑up)
Steve Dirkx  The World Is a Carousel   Options Sorry, Please Try Again  Steve Dirkx  0:47:10 (Pop‑up)
Dorothy Masuka  Ngi Hamba Ngedwa   Options Township Jazz 'n' Jive (various artists)  Music Club  0:49:21 (Pop‑up)
Bran Van 3000  Couch Surfer   Options Glee  Audiogram/Capitol  0:52:04 (Pop‑up)
David Byrne  Tree (Today Is an Important Occasion)   Options Music for The Knee Plays  ECM  0:54:53 (Pop‑up)
The Tokyo Serenaders  Samisen Mambo   Options Holiday in Japan  49th State  0:59:14 (Pop‑up)
Ergo Phizmiz  Phizmiz Got a Euphonium   Options Avocado Dreams  Ergo Phizmiz  1:05:15 (Pop‑up)
Hans Reichel  Street Song   Options Yuxo  FMP Free Music Production  1:09:19 (Pop‑up)
Pierre Bastien & Mecanium  Vipers   Options Musiques Machinales  Saxophone & Musiques Innovatrices  1:12:12 (Pop‑up)
Andy Bey & the Bey Sisters  Willow Weep for Me   Options self-titled collection  Prestige  1:17:58 (Pop‑up)
Nick Drake  Hazey Jane II   Options Bryter Layter  Antilles  1:21:13 (Pop‑up)
Kaito  Nothin New   Options Band Red  Spin Art  1:27:13 (Pop‑up)
E*Rock  Living, Breathing etc   Options Conscious  Audio Dregs  1:30:33 (Pop‑up)
George Lewis Eureka Brass Band  Just a Closer Walk With Thee   Options Dead & Gone: Funeral Marches #1 (various artists)  Trikont  1:36:25 (Pop‑up)
unnamed group  Sui Nostri Monti (On Our Mountains)   Options Lomax Italian Treasury: Liguria (various artists)  Rounder  1:40:17 (Pop‑up)
Theoretical Girls  You Got Me   Options New York Noise (various artists)  Soul Jazz  1:43:09 (Pop‑up)
Ros Bobos  I Gotcha !   Options Sonambulations  Opus One  1:46:58 (Pop‑up)
Sister Gertrude Morgan  Let Us Make a Record   Options Let's Make a Record  True Believer  1:49:35 (Pop‑up)
Soul Sisters  Loop de Loop   Options 7-inch single  Sue  1:57:14 (Pop‑up)
Cher  The First Time   Options 7-inch single  Kapp  2:02:20 (Pop‑up)
Bob Hund  Min Trampolin   Options Istallet for Musik: Forvirring  Silence  2:03:56 (Pop‑up)
uluL  evolL htiw riS oT   Options (kcartdnuoS) evolL htiw riS oT  evitcaorteR  2:09:02 (Pop‑up)
Hoppy Kamiyama  Fantasm B   Options Juice and Tremolo  Sonore  2:11:46 (Pop‑up)
Combustible Edison  Tickled to Death   Options The Impossible World  Sub Pop  2:16:01 (Pop‑up)
Amy Allison  Baby, You're the One   Options No Frills Friend  Diesel Only  2:19:27 (Pop‑up)
Chaino  Bow-Winga   Options New Sounds in Rock n' Roll - Jungle Rock  Bacchus Archives/Dionysus  2:23:48 (Pop‑up)
Claudine Longet  A Man and a Woman   Options 45 played at 33  A&M  2:26:09 (Pop‑up)
DJ Shadow  What Does Your Soul Look Like (Part 4)   Options Endtroducing...  MoWax  2:29:44 (Pop‑up)
Red Hot Chili Peppers  Parallel Universe   Options Californication  Warner Brothers  2:34:53 (Pop‑up)
W.I.T.  Just What I Needed   Options Whatever It Takes  Mogul Electro  2:39:38 (Pop‑up)
Of Montreal  Doing Nothing *   Options Aldhils Arboretum  Kindercore  2:45:02 (Pop‑up)
Them  I Happen to Love You   Options Now and Them  Rev-Ola  2:47:58 (Pop‑up)
Tujiko Noriko  Tokyo Tower   Options From Tokyo to Naiagara  Tomlab  2:51:06 (Pop‑up)
Bill Brown and His Brownies  Hot Lips   Options Down in the Basement (various artists)  Old Hat  2:55:16 (Pop‑up)
Albert and Harold  Old Ned - Rag Yer Bone   Options Aural Offal Waffle Ten Pints Of Bitter And a Bag Of Pork Scratchings (various artists)  V/VM-Test  2:58:07 (Pop‑up)

* Nothing
we’re doing nothing
Literally frozen stiff from nothing happening
Something has to change
'cause it’s no longer feeling strange
to do nothing
Ad nauseam nothing
and feeling acutely every millisecond pass
We can ignore that this is sad
because we know that it all adds up to nothing ...