225 The legs

We had our first episode about the parts of the body around three years ago and we still haven’t exhausted the subject! This time we’re going to make you dance your feet down to the knees with songs about the legs.

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(00:00) The Monks – Nice legs, shame about her face

Tim from The Contrast Podcast

(02:28) Queen – Death on two legs

Eleanor from Cassettes & Chocolate Milk

(06:48) Katrina & The Waves – Walking on sunshine

Bella from Let Me Educate You

(11:09) R.E.M. – We walk

Rob T.

(15:37) Darondo – Legs

The In Crowd from I’m learning to share!

(20:15) Slow Down Tallahassee – Knees As Sweet As These

John Q.

(25:31) Gene Smith – Rubber Legs

Jerry from Red Red Wine on a Sunday

(27:59) Say Hi – Spiders

Linda from Speed of Dark

(31:31) 8 Legs – Tell Me What Went Wrong

Dirk from Sexyloser

(34:54) Mussorgsky – the hut with fowl’s legs (Oslo Philharmonic conducted by Mariss Jansons)

ZB from So the wind won’t blow it all away

(38:52) Shams – Break your legs


(44:08) James Scott – Frog Legs Rag

Eiron from Old fridges can kill

(47:27) Rod Stewart – Hot Legs

Ram from DyingNote

(51:18) Gene Vincent – Crazy Legs

Kymm from The Mighty Kymm

(54:32) PJ Harvey – Legs

FiL from Pogoagogo

(01:00:56) The Housemartins – Get up off of our knees

Adam from Pretending life is like a song

(01:05:40) Frank Zappa – Big Leg Emma

Chris from Dead Sea Apes

(01:08:08) Kate Bush – The Red Shoes

Jeremy from Fingertips

(01:14:39) Jimmy Page and The Black Crowes – The Lemon Song

Nat from Another Aging Hipster

(01:20:57) The Rutles – Goose step mama

Mike from wearedust

(01:24:13) Bruce Springsteen – Mrs McGrath


(01:29:00) No More Kings – Sweep the Leg

Andrew from Richmond Playlist

(01:32:39) Joe Tex – Skinny Legs

Greer from A Sweet Unrest

(01:41:47) The Shins – Sea legs

Tricia from I Sing in the Kitchen

(01:00:00) Flight of the Conchords – Leggy Blonde

James from Appetite For Distraction

Thanks to all of you who bared your pins for this one. The next episode will mark my recent visit to the City of Angels with the theme of Los Angeles. You will also be able to vote on this year’s festive fifty soon (details will appear on our Facebook page). So keep them peeled!

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[…] and have a listen here to songs all about The […]

*produces piece of paper from pocket on which I’d written earlier ‘FiL or Tim will play the Polly song’*

*waves to ellie*

*runs away as fast as little legs will carry him*

Loved this episode. Leggy, Leggy, Leggy.

John, I keep telling you that you are my music soulmate,

Greer, yo da bomb!

Nat…Wow? Really? I was so naive. Ha…Not now.

James. xxoo

Oh my, I got a WAVE!

What great fun! Can’t wait to do it again!

Tricia – right back at you, sugar 😉

Eleanor – welcome!!

@Adam: Of course Peej would only agree to be submitted by me…

[…] from contributors based on a theme. Example of a contributor is yours truly, example of theme is ‘The Legs’ (ummm…one of my favourites) and example of contribution to said theme is Rod Stewart’s […]

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