Are you still sixteen inside?
Judging by the selection of tracks our gallant band of contributors have sent this week, I definately am! There is something shameful yet truly heartwarming about the music you liked at the age where you are no longer a child and not quite an adult. Be prepared to lay in awe on the bedroom floor and say smother me mother.
This week’s theme was chosen by Tom from other people’s toys.
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(00:00) Morrissey – November spawned a monster
Tim from the face of today
(05:53) The Vapors – Turning Japanese
Tom from Other people’s toys
(10:33) The Von Bondies – It came from Japan
Mike from Nothing but green lights
(13:11) Ian Dury & The Blockheads – What a waste
Deek Deekster from Pod of Funk
(17:08) The Smashing Pumpkins – Mayonaise
Duke of Straw from The Late Greats
(22:54) Wings – Silly Love Songs
Merz from Mars needs guitars
(29:58) Slapstick – Colorado
Eric from CYSTSFTS
(32:14) Fine Young Cannibals – She Drives Me Crazy
Nuno from Undercover Songs
(36:29) Weezer – The Good Life
Tom from My Voice Rising
(40:58) Prince – Gotta stop (messin’ about)
EJ from Loudersoft
(45:03) Llama Farmers – Always Echoes
Jamie from The Run Out Groove
(49:00) The Jam – Thick as thieves
FiL from Pogoagogo
(53:34) Jack off Jill – Angels Fuck
Marcos from Mind Booster Noori
(57:47) The Teardrop Explodes – Reward
(01:00:37) Foo Fighters – February stars
Bethanne from CTASLS
(01:06:17) James Brown – The Payback
Chris from Culture Bully
Thanks as usual to all the contributors for sharing their shame!
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Contrast Podcast #17 will have the simple theme of ‘who’ … so, songs with ‘who’ in the title or as a major part of the lyrics please. If you would like to contribute you will need to record a short (less than one minute) spoken intro and send it with your track to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Once we have an hour of music we will stop accepting submissions – keep an eye on the counter at the top right of this page to see if there is still space.
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