221 Broccolis

This episode is ever so special because it’s the first one with a theme chosen by the boy. Make sure you listen all the way to the end to hear what he thinks of the songs that everyone chose.

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(00:00) Urbantramper – Wishing bliss

Tim and the Boy from The Contrast Podcast

(04:02) Broccoli, You Too? – No Calling For Encore

Dirk from Sexy Loser

(09:02) The Primitives – Really Stupid

Eiron from Old fridges can kill

(11:36) The Roots – Dear God 2.0

Greer from A Sweet Unrest

(16:28) The Kingsmen – Jolly Green Giant

Jeremy from Fingertips

(20:54) Happy Mondays – 24 hour party people

Rob T.

(26:35) Tall Dwarfs – Mr Broccoli

FiL from Pogoagogo

(30:55) Calabrese – Come alive

Adam from Pretending life is like a song

(32:34) Stock, Hausen and Walkman – Broccoli

John Q.

(35:27) Reel Big Fish – Say Ten

James from Appetite For Distraction

(38:10) Samba Salad – Bloemkoolsamba


(40:46) Dana Carvey – Choppin’ Broccoli

The In Crowd from I’m learning to share!

(45:11) Scouting for Girls – James Bond

Thomas from Better in the Dark

(49:07) Matt Monro – From Russia with love

Mike from wearedust

(52:32) Dave Gilmour – Hushabye Mountain

Kevin from Let Me Educate You

(56:06) Desmond Dekker and the Aces – 007

Chris from Phosphorous.net

(59:09) Miracle Fortress – Little trees

Brian from The Enthusiasts’ Radio Hour

(01:04:17) Crowded House – English Trees

Tricia from I Sing in the Kitchen

(01:08:54) Tallest Trees – Alouette

Kymm from The Mighty Kymm

(01:14:11) Blondie – Atomic


Thanks to all of you who stepped up to this challenging challenge and to all of you who listened along. Do you think I should ask the boy to pick more themes? The next one was chosen by his daddy and is (rather obviously for episode 222) Number twos. New contributors are always welcome and will find instructions here.

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Not finished listening, but still laughing at Jeremy’s Jolly Green Giant. That will be up on ISITK today. Cracks me up.

Thanks, too, Greer. Always glad to help get little ones to eat their broccolis.

[…] So I went with English Trees by Crowded House. You can hear why by listening to the Contrast Podcast here. […]

Love when the boy’s like “no.” so dismissivley!

And I’d absolutely do carrots. Bring it on!

Tim, your boy was so cute at the end.

Kev, Bella was adorable, too.

[…] contribution to said theme is Rod Stewart’s song ‘Hot Legs’. Example of bizarre theme is ‘Broccoli’ – yes, that did happen. However erratic (Tim’s working hard on that) the timing of the […]

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