May 31, 2014

Gezi birthday

In memory of those who lost their lives trying to protect this patch of grass.
  1. In the Park The Fall Grotesque (After the Gramme) Rough Trade 1980
  2. Tears Of Rage Gene Clark White Light A&M 1971
  3. Street Fighting Man The Rolling Stones Beggars Banquet Decca 1968
  4. The Revolution Will Not Be Televised Gil Scott-Heron The Revolution Will Not Be Televised Flying Dutchman RCA 1974
  5. Policeman (Mono) Caravan Caravan Verve 1969
  6. Smoke On The Water Deep Purple Machine Head EMI 1972
  7. Rubber Bullets 10CC 10CC Mercury 1973
  8. Don't Cry No Tears Neil Young Zuma Reprise 1975
  9. Teen Age Riot Sonic Youth Daydream Nation SST 1988
  10. Riot Dead Kennedys Plastic Surgery Disasters Alternative Tentacles 1982
  11. Bloody Revolutions Crass 7" Crass 1980
  12. Winning a Battle, Losing the War Minizza Music For Girls Brocoli 2005

May 25, 2014

On the Streets

Music from the streets this week. 
  1. Positively Fourth Street Bob Dylan 7" Columbia 1965
  2. Street People Bobby Charles Bobby Charles Bearsville 1972
  3. Dark End Of The Street The Flying Burrito Brothers The Gilded Palace Of Sin A&M 1969
  4. Streets Of Baltimore Gram Parsons G.P. A&M 1973
  5. Down on the Street The Stooges Fun House Elektra 1970
  6. Shakin' Street MC5 Back In The USA Atlantic 1970
  7. In The Street Big Star #1 Record Ardent 1972
  8. Back On The Street Hawkwind Astounding Sounds, Amazing Music Charisma 1976
  9. Out in the Street The Who The Who Sings My Generation Brunswick 1966
  10. A bomb in wardour street The Jam All mod cons Polydor 1978
  11. The Girls from the Streets Scott Walker Scott 2 Philips 1968
  12. Pleasant Street Tim Buckley Goodbye And Hello Elektra 1967
  13. Street Life Roxy Music Stranded Island 1973
  14. Ode To Street Hassle Spacemen 3 The Perfect Prescription Fire 1987
  15. A Street Scene Bark Psychosis Hex Circa 1994
  16. Conversation Off Floral Street The Zombies Odessey And Oracle CBS 1969

May 17, 2014


  1. I'll Keep It With Mine Fairport Convention What We Did On Our Holidays Island 1969
  2. This Old Heart Of Mine (Is Weak For You) The Isley Brothers 7" Tamla 1966
  3. Anything To Say You're Mine Etta James The Essential Etta James Disc 1 vtwin88cube 1993
  4. This Heart Of Mine Jimmy James & the Vagabonds Northern Soul Memories
  5. A Friend Of Mine The Geminis One Kiss Can Lead To Another: Girl Group Sounds, Lost And Found (Disc 2) Rhino 1966
  6. Mine Exclusively The Olympics
  7. When I See That Girl Of Mine The Kinks The Kink Kontroversy Pye 1965
  8. Can't Seem to Make You Mine The Seeds Nuggets: Original Artyfacts From The First Psychedelic Era, Vol. 2 1965
  9. I'll Call You Mine The Zombies Odessey And Oracle 1968
  10. Wanna Make Him Mine The Emeralds One Kiss Can Lead To Another: Girl Group Sounds, Lost And Found - Disc 3 Rhino 2005
  11. I'm Gonna Make You Mine Shadows Of Knight Nuggets: Original Artyfacts From The First Psychedelic Era, Vol. 2 1966
  12. No Friend Of Mine The Sparkles Nuggets: Original Artyfacts From The First Psychedelic Era, Vol. 2 1967
  13. Nobody's Fault But Mine Led Zeppelin Presence 1976
  14. Nobody's Fault But Mine John Renbourn Another Monday Transatlantic 1966
  15. He Was A Friend Of Mine The Byrds Turn! Turn! Turn! Original Lp - Columbia Records CS 9254 1965
  16. No Longer A Sweetheart Of Mine Dillard & Clark The Fantastic Expedition Of Dillard & Clark A&M 1969
  17. I Keep Mine Hidden The Smiths Complete Rough Trade 2001
  18. Outdoor Miner Wire Chairs Missing Harvest 1978
  19. Friends of Mine Buzzcocks Spiral Scratch United Artists 1977
  20. Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio (Arr. for Flugelhorn) Grimethorpe Colliery RJB Band, Major Peter Parkes & Mark Walters Grimethorpe 1996

May 10, 2014


Mr T dressed as a doctor. 

Pop your pants down, hop up onto the gurney and let Doctor Rock take a little look at your mojo.  
  1. Dr. Feelgood Aretha Franklin I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You Atlantic 1967
  2. Doctor Robert The Beatles Revolver Parlophone 1966
  3. Rock 'n' Roll Doctor Black Sabbath Technical Ecstasy Vertigo 1976
  4. The Witch Doctor Life Captain Beefheart & The Magic Band Ice Cream for Crow Virgin 1982
  5. I Don't Need No Doctor Chocolate Watch Band One Step Beyond 1969
  6. You Shouldn`t Call The Doctor Dr. Feelgood Malpractice United Artists 1975
  7. Loop Garoo Dr. John Remedies Atco 1970
  8. Strangely Strange But Oddly Normal Dr. Strangely Strange Kip of the Serenes Island 1969
  9. Rock and Roll Doctor Little Feat Feats Don't Fail Me Now Warner 1974
  10. Doctor Jeep The Sisters Of Mercy Vision Thing Merciful Release 1990
  11. Doctor's Orders Sonic Youth Experimental Jet Set, Trash And No Star Geffen 1994
  12. Call The Doctor Spacemen 3 The Perfect Prescription Fire 1987
  13. Doctor, Doctor The Who Pictures of Lily 7" Track 1967
  14. Dear Dr. Doom 13th Floor Elevators Bull Of The Woods International Artists 1968

May 3, 2014


To mark May Day on Thursday, here is a playlist about work (not something I've ever been especially interested in, which always made it hard to be an honest socialist).
  1. The Internationale Robert Wyatt EPs Rough Trade 1999
  2. We Gotta Get Out Of This Place The Animals We Gotta Get Out Of This Place 7" Columbia 1965
  3. Factory Girl The Rolling Stones Beggars Banquet Decca 1968
  4. Working My Way To LA Jim Ford Harlan County Sundown 1969
  5. Work Out Alan Hawkshaw The Big Beat KPM 1969
  6. Factory Grime Crushed Butler Rockhunter EMI 1970
  7. Willin' Little Feat Sailin' Shoes Warner 1972
  8. Part Of The Union The Strawbs Bursting At The Seams A&M 1973
  9. Working Man Rush Rush Moon 1974
  10. Mr. President (Have Pity On The Working Man) Randy Newman Good Old Boys Warner 1974
  11. A Worm Is At Work Slapp Happy & Henry Cow Desperate Straights Virgin 1975
  12. Right to work Chelsea Punk singles collection 77-82 Step Forward 1977
  13. Industrial Estate The Fall Live At The Witch Trials Step Forward 1978
  14. I Hate My Job Butthole Surfers Humpty Dumpty LSD Touch & Go 1982
  15. Newest Industry Hüsker Dü Zen Arcade SST 1984
  16. Work Til My Days Are Gone Snooky Pryor & Mel Brown Double Shot! Electro-Fi Records 2000
  17. Company In My Back Wilco A Ghost Is Born Nonesuch 2004