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Jack Kavorkian, aka, Dr Death, the pathologist who became an assisted suicide advocate, has gone to meet his maker. So this week, the playlist surrounds another popular theme in popular music - the end of life. Captain Beefheart makes a long overdue reappearance and it's possibly the first time D. Bowie has been on the turntable.
- My Name Is Death, Incredible String Band, 1967, The 5000 Spirits Or The Layers Of The Onion, Elektra
- The Witch Doctor Life, Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band, 1982, Ice Cream for Crow, Virgin
- Get me away from here, I'm dying, Belle and Sebastian, 1996, If You're Feeling Sinister, Jeepster
- Time To Go, Buzzy Linhart, 1970, Music, Eleuthera
- Take Me To The Other Side, Spacemen 3, 1987, The Perfect Prescription, Fire
- My Death, Scott Walker, 1967, Scott, Phillips
- Rock 'n' roll Suicide, David Bowie, 1972, Ziggy Stardust, RCA
- Don't Die, Richard Hell and the Voidoids, 1973, Neon Boys/Richard Hell and the Voidoids, Shake
- Chrome Plated Suicide, The Flaming Lips, 1989, Telepathic Surgery, Restless
- Dead Man's Will, Calexico and Iron & Wine, 2005, In The Reins, Overcoat
- (Don't Worry) If There's a Hell Below, We're All Going to Go, Curtis Mayfield, 1970, Curtis, Curtom
- Monkey Gone to Heaven, Pixies, 1989, Doolittle, 4AD
- Afterwards, Van der Graaf Generator, 1969, The Aerosol Grey Machine, Phillips
- Dying Is Fine, Ra Ra Riot, 2008, The Rhumb Line, Barsuk