Wednesday 29 June 2011

Playlist Wednesday 29th June 2011

Ennio Morricone - On Earth As It Is In Heaven
Michael Jackson - Earth Song
Jamiroquai - Emergency On Planet Earth
Duran Duran - Planet Earth

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
David Bowie - Life On Mars
The Police - Walking On The Moon
Kate Bush - Hello Earth
Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun
Ash - Girl From Mars
Elton John - Rocket Man
Pet Shop Boys - What Have I Done To Deserve This
The Carpenters - Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft
Air - Kelly Watch The Stars
Flight Of the Conchords - Bowie

Lou Reed - Satellite Of Love
John Williams - Star Wars Theme
Babylon Zoo - Spaceman
David Bowie - Space Oddity
Pet Shop Boys - Where The Streets Have No Name
The Firm - Star Trekkin' 
Radiohead - Subterranean Homesick Alien
Queen - Flash
Lemon Jelly - Spacewalk

Little Shop Of Horrors - Mean Green Mother From Outerspace
REM - Man On The Moon
David Bowie - Hallo Spaceboy
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra - Also Sprach Zarathrustra
Pet Shop Boys - Domino Dancing
William Shatner - Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
Leonard Nimoy - Highly Illogical
Theme Tune - Star Trek
Muse - Supermassive Black Hole
Jamiroquai - Space Cowboy
Peter Gabriel - Down To Earth

Tuesday 28 June 2011

Playlist Tuesday 28th June 2011

Pet Shop Boys - Domino Dancing
Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In The Dark
Billy Idol - Dancing With Myself
King Harvest - Dancing In The Moonlight
The Bee Gees - You Should Be Dancing
Ultravox - Dancing With Tears In My Eyes

The Radio - Whatever Gets yo uThrough The Day
Gorillaz - Crystalised
Nina Simone - Sea Lion Woman
John Legend - Save Room
David Bowie - (John) I'm Only Dancing
5th Dimension - Aquarias (Let The Sunshine In)
Tom Waits - Martha
Pet Shop Boys - Left To My Own Devices
Wild Beasts - The Devil's Crayon
Haircut 100 - Fantastic Day
MGMT - Weekend Wars
The Teardrop Explodes - Reward
Pet Shop Boys - I Wouldn't Normally Do This Kind Of Thing

Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Californication
Cat Stevens - Wild World
The New Pornographers -Your Hands (Together)
The Gossip - Standing In The Way Of Control
Pet Shop Boys - It's A Sin
Aerosmith - Dude Looks Like A Lady
Steve Winwood - Back In The High Life Again
Tom Petty - Free Fallin'

The XX - Crystalised
The Boo Radleys - Wake Up Boo
Elliott Smith - Son Of Sam
Pier 19 - Tightrope
Depeche Mode - Precious
Pet Shop Boys - Opportunities
Gomez - Tijuana Lady
Midlake - Roscoe
David Gray - Please Forgive Me
Patti Smith - Becasue The Night
Radiohead - Black Star

Chris Lowe (Pet Shop Boys) in Neighbours


Monday 27 June 2011

Playlist Monday 27th June 2011

David Bowie & Mick Jagger - Dancing In The Street
Jerry Raffery - Baker Street
Delorentos - Esutace Street
Peter Grabriel - Mercy Street

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
The Rolling Stones - Street Fighting Man
Radiohead - Street Spirit (Fade Out)
Zero feat. Lamchop - Up With People
O Emperor - Po
Bruce Springsteen - Streets Of Philadelphia
David Bowie - Hallo Spaceboy
Pet Shop Boys - It's A Sin
Ash - Oh Yeah
Josh Rouse - Streetlights
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart - Heart In Your Heartbreak

Duran Duran - All You Need Is Now
The Bluebells - Young At Heart
Thin Lizzy - Whisky In The Jar
MIA - Paper Planes
Portishead - Numb
Pet Shop Boys - Being Boring
Bobby Womack - Across 110th St
Michael Jackson - Wanna Be Starting Something

Blur - Country House
Dusty Springfield - Nothing Has Been Proved
Julie Feeney - Impossibly Beautiful
Ennio Morricone - Gabriel's Oboe
Bob Dylan - Things Have changed
Lykke Li - I Follow Rivers
Pet Shop Boys - Liberation
Stephen Stills - Love The One You're With
My Morning Jacket - Circuital
The Mescalitas - Breathe Deeper
Chet Baker - Blue Room
Pet Shop Boys - Where The Streets Have No Name

Friday 24 June 2011

...And The Fartist For Next Week Is...

Playlist Friday 24th June 2011

6.30 - 7
Jimmy Somerville & TRhe Communards - Don't Leave Me This Way
Dead or Alive - You Spin Me Around
Village People - Go West
Melissa Etheridge - Your Littlle Secret
KD Lang - Outside Myself
Donna Summer - Hot Stuff
Sinead O'Connor - Secret Love

7 - 8
The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls
Erasure - Blue Savannah
Bronski Beat - Small Town Boy
Scissor Sisters - Take Your Mama Out
Dusty Springfield - In Private
Kylie Minogue - Better The Devil You Know
ABBA - Dancing Queen
The Beatles - You've Got To Hide Your Love Away
Gloria Gaynor - I Am What I Am
The Gossip - Standing In The Way Of Control
Madonna - Vogue
Pet Shop Boys - Go West
Erasure - A Little Respect
Judas Priest - Hell Bent For Leather
George Michael - Outside
Kylie Minogue - Can't Get You Out Of My Head
Queen - Somebody To Love
Tom Robinson Band - Glad To Be Gay

Diana Ross - I'm Coming Out
Indigo Girls - Closer To Fine
Judy Garland - Over The Rainbow
Sister Sledge - We Are Family
Pet Shop Boys - Domino Dancing
Erasure - Sometimes
Kylie Minogue - Spinning Around
Pink - Raise Your Glass
Sylvester - You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)
Soft Cell - Tainted Love
C&C Music Factory - A Deeper Love
Erasure - Stop!

For Your Fartist Consideration!

To celebrate Pride week we've an appropriate Fartist vote this week:

Pet Shop Boys

Thursday 23 June 2011

Playlist Thursday 23rd June 2011

Buffalo Springfield - A Child's Claim To Fame
Robert Miles - Children
Everythng But The Girl - The Heart Remains A Child
Nina Simone - Ooh Child
David Bowie - Thursday's Child
Kate Bush - The Man With The Child In His Eyes
Simple Minds - Belfast Child

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
TV On The Radio - Will Do
The Beatles - Across The Universe
Steely Dan - Rikki Don't Lose That Number
The Beatles - Baby's In Black
The XX - Teardrops
Wallis Bird - The Circle
Kylie - More More More
Terence Trent Darby - If You Let Me Stay
Gnarls Barkley - Crazy
The Tramps - Disco Inferno
The Ramones - Blitzkrieg Bop

The Cure - Gone
Tricky - Ponderosa
The Pretenders - Don't Get Me Wrong
Therapy? - Going Nowhere
Beck - Devils Haircut
Kylie Minogue - Better The Devil You Know
Status Quo - Pictures Of Matchstick Men
AC/DC - Whole Lotta Rosie
The Charlatans - One To Another
Toky Police Club - Nature Of the Experiment

U2 - I Will Follow
The Killers - A Dustland Fairytale
Two Door Cinema Club - I Can Talk
Aerosmith - Pink
Jamiroquai - Deeper Underground
Kylie Minogue - Your Love
Bell X1- The Great Defector
Van She - Kelly
Sylvester - You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real)

Wednesday 22 June 2011

Playlist Wednesday 22nd June 2011

6.30 - 7
Arcade Fire - Keep The Car Running
The Cars - Drive
Snow Patrol - Chasing Cars

7 - 8
The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
The Magic Numbers - Wheels On Fire
Oasis - Roll With It
John Lennon - Watching The Wheels
Christy Moore - Ride On
Kylie - Burning Up
Katie Melua - Nine Million Bicycles
Gene Autry - Back In The Saddle
Tomorrow - My White Bicycle
Anita Ward - Ring My Bell
Mark Ronson - The Bike Song

Pink Floyd - The Bike Song
Dinah Shore - Daisy Bell
Flobots - Handlebars
Queen - Bicycle Race
Kylie Minogue - Spinning Around
Luka Bloom - The Acoustic Motorcycle
Duke Special - Freewheel
John Williams - Flying Theme From ET
Aretha Franklin - Chain Of Fools

Arcade Fire - No Cars Go
Public Image Limited - Rise
Geroge Michael - Spinning The Wheel
Queen - Fat Bottomed Girls
Kylie Minogue - Slow
Fleetwood Mac - The Chain
Diana Ross - Chain Reaction
Sparks - Let The Monkey Drive
Diana Ross - Ease On Down The Road
The Band - This Wheel's On Fire

Tuesday 21 June 2011

Playlist Tuesday 21stJune 2011

Eric Burdon & The Animals - We Gotta Get Out Of This Place
Radiohead - Everything In Its Right Place
PJ Harvey - A Place Called Home
Chuck Berry - No Particular Place
Talking Heads - This Must be The Place
Prince - I Could Never Take This Place

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Eurythmics - You Have Placed A Chill In My Heart
Jamie Woon - Night Air
Merecedes Sosa - Gracias A La Vida
Shirley Horn - Here's To Life
Peter Gabriel - Solsbury Hill
Kylie Minogue - Tears On My Pillow
Van Morrison - Bright Side Of The Road
Elvis Presley - In The Ghetto
Bell x1 - Velcro
Sinead O'Connor - We People
Pixies - Number 13 Baby

The New Pornographers - Your Hands (Together)
Blondie - Rip Her To Shreds
Ellie Goulding - Starry Eyed
Jeff Buckley - So Real
Villagers - Becoming a Jackal
My Morning Jacket - Circuital
Kylie - In Your Eyes
The Puppini Sisters - I Will Survive
O Emperor - Po
The Beach Boys - Kokomo
Sparks - Let The Monkey Drive

Tom Waits - Way Down In The Hole
Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun
Zoe - Sunshine On A Rainy Day
The Killers - Mr. Brightside
Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Can't Stop
Kylie Minogue - Fever
Donna Summer - MacArthur Park
Queen - Radio Gaga
Two Door Cinema Club - Something Good Can Work
James Vincent McMorrow - This Old Dark Machine
Hal - Be With You

Monday 20 June 2011

Playlist Monday 20th June 2011

David Gray - Late Night Radio
Donna Summer - On The Radio
Regina Spektor - On The Radio
Joni Mitchell - You Turn Me On I'm A Radio
The Kanyu Tree - Radio
REM - Radio Free Europe

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Bruce Springsteen - Born To Run
Carole King - Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow
Devochka - 100 Other Lovers
Zero 7 - Future
Buggles - Video Killed The Radio Star
Harry Nilsson - Gotta Get Up
Kylie Minogue - Burning Up
Paul Simon - The Boy In The Bubble
Neil Patrick Harris - Mr Freeze Ray
Dark Room Notes - Shake Shake
Joan As Policewoman - Chemmie
Dean Friedman - Lucky Stars

Michael Jackson - Earth Song
Mercury Rev - Tonite It Shows
Seal - Future Love Paradise
John Williams - The Imperial March From Star Wars
Modest Mouse - Float On
Kylie Minogue & Jason Donovan - Especially For You
Cathy Davey - Little Red
The Clash - Rock The Casbah
Robyn - Indestructible
Zager & Evans - In The Year 2525

TV On The Radio - Will Do
Chris De Burgh - High On Emotion
The Thrills - One Horse Town
Ben Kweller - I Gotta Move
California Wives - Tokyo
Kylie Minogue - Love Is The Drug
Sufjan Stevens - Casmir Pulaski Day
Lee Marvin - Wandering Star
Buffy Sainte-Marie - Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee
Lenny Kravitz - Let Love Rule

Friday 17 June 2011

...and the Fartist for next week is...

Playlist Friday June 17th 2011

John Lennon - #9 Dream
Beethoven - 9th Symphony 4th Movement Abridged
Dolly Parton - 9 to 5
Damien Rice - 9 Crimes
Steely Dan - Hey Nineteen
Paul Hardcastle - 19
Prince - 1999

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Nick Cave - Fifteen Feet Of Pure White Snow
Kylie Minogue - Spinning Around
Jamiroquai - Revolution 1993
Simon & Garfunkel - Keep The Customer Satisfied
A-Ha - #9 Dream
Bruce Springsteen - The Rising
Martha & The Muffins - Echo Beach
Elton John - Rocket Man
David Bowie - Ziggy Stardust
Hugh Laurie - You Don't Know My Mind

Whitesnake - Here I Go Again
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Into My Arms
Kylie - Can't Get You Out Of My Head
Patti Smith Group - Because the Night
Bruce Springsteen - Born To Run
Nick Cave & Kylie Minogue - Where The Wild Roses Grow
Talking Heads - Psycho Killer 
Benny Goodman & Gene Krupa - Sing! Sing! Sing! (With A Swing)

The Louvin Brothers - When I Stop Dreaming
My Morning Jacket - Circuital
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Dig, Lazarus Dig
Kylie Minogue - Slow
Jamie Woon - Lady Luck
Bruce Springsteen - Radio Nowhere
Patti LuPone - I Dreamed a Dream
The New Pornographers - Crash Years
Talk Talk - Dum Dum Girl
Nick Cave - The Ship Song

For Your Fartist Consideration!

Nick Cave 
Kylie Minogue

Thursday 16 June 2011

Playlist Thursday 16th June 2011

Jimi Hendrix - Night Bird Flying
Tom Petty & The Hreartbreakers - Learning To Fly
Alison Krauss & Gillian Welch - I'll Fly Away
John Williams - Flying Theme From ET

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Goldfrapp - A&E
Bob Dylan - One More Cup Of Coffee
Lenny Kravitz - Fly Away
Frank Sinatra - Fly Me To The Moon
Louis Armstrong - We Have All The Time In The World
They Might Be Giants - Birdhouse In Your Soul
Bruce Springsteen - Because The Night
Fitz & The Tantrums - Moneygrabber
The Coral - In The Morning
Joan As Policewoman - Overprotected
Toto - Africa
Mike Oldfield - Moonlight Shadow

Willie Nelson - Me & Paul
Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Road Trippin'
Sammy Davis Jr. - Rhythm Of Life
Kenny Loggins - Animal Nitrate
Suede - Animal Nitrate
Bruce Springsteen - Pay Me My Money Down
Glenn Miller - Chattanooga Choo Choo
The Chalets - Nightrocker
U2 - Walk On

The Doors - The End
Toots And The Maytals - Funky Kingston
David Bowie - The Man Who Sold The World
Hal - Be With You
My Morning Jacket - Circuital
Bruce Springsteen - I'm On Fire
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
Gomez - Options
Talk Talk - Happiness Is Easy
The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary
Phoenix - Too Young

Wednesday 15 June 2011

Some of the requests we received for this morning's city theme

Wichita Lineman - Glenn Campbell
What about "'give me hope Joanna" by Eddie grant ?? It was an apartheid era song about Johannesburg Hot Toddy
Sydney from a 747 by Paul Kelly.
John Cale - Paris 1919 - eoin : )
Hamburg song by keane, kashmir by led zep and have you got the classic ga ga galway by dj gaillimh? Cosmo seinfeld
What about the boss? You could play Atlantic city? Ed.
Sweet home Chicago. Niall
Can you play frank black i wanna live in los angeles? Thanks shane
Hey what about show me the way to amarillo jcat lucan
midnight in moscow by kenny ball and his jazzmen.
Stuck inside of Mobile, Dylan. Back in the USSR, Beatles. Amsterdam, Coldplay. Ben.
Moscow calling by Gorky Park. Rock band frow Russia sound like Def Leppard
Stranger in Moscow by Michael Jackson
Hi sarah how about belfast by boney m.
Billy Joel's.. Lenningrad! Lauren.
Bran van 3000 drinking in LA
No Russian cities yet? Is there nothing with Moscow or Stalingrad or such? Or any Australian cities? :-) Thanks, Keith.
Tupelo by nick cave and the bad seeds, brixton leaves by duke special, in liverpool by suzanne vega, singapore by tom waits, oh and new york city boy by pet shop boys since i cant think of one by erasure. Cosmo seinfeld
Going down to liverpool by the bangles, summer in dublin by bagatelle, from little chicken butt
Galviston. Please!
How about anchorage by michelle shocked? Thanks muireann
Good morning guys, what about london by the smiths? Cosmo seinfeld
You have to play barcelona by freddie mercury from the caveboy
REM All the way to Reno?
Heart in newyork art garfunkle ,good version on live in central park with päul simon.
Hi sarah. What about murray head one night in bankock or deep purple's my woman from tokyo or a double whammy. From l a to new york. Or stretching it, billy joel its all about soul !! raybo
Mr CAIRO by Jon Vangelis. Gr8 track. Bob
24 hours from tulsa. Taz
As well as New York by U2, don't forget Murray Head's One Night in Bangkok ... sneidjer
could you play Paris Match by The Style Council
Are u going to san francisco. Taz
Ub4o kingston town peter
How about sufjan stevens, he has a thing 4 place names, eg. Chicago, Jacksonville, Decatur. Keep up the good work, paul.
Grey in l.a. Loudn wainwright. Big d
Casablanca, So Cow
Morning Sarah, can you play 'Night Boat to Cairo' by Madness please? Take it you have 'Vienna' in the playlist already? Thanks, Jam Dodger
Goodbye Toulouse The Stranglers
City of chicago christy moore peter
Duran Duran - Rio, David Gray - Babylon, The Clash - London Calling, Aretha Franklin - Spanish Harlem :-):-) Thanks, Keith.
Summer in Berlin by Alphaville
Or Limerick you're a lady! Yuck! You can call me al!
Going loco down in acupolco? Winged one
How about paris by friendly fires
Maybe the rocky road to dublin
first we take manhattan then Berlin
Hi Sarah, How about "Dublin in the Rare Old Times".. Patrick.
Jersey girl the boss not of song title and galway girl
Belfast Child by Simple Minds, The Doors - LA Woman, Johnny Cash - Jackson
Tulips from Amsterdam; Chicago (Sinatra); New York (L Minelli); I Love Paris (E Fitzgerald).

Playlist Wednesday 15th June 2011

Ike & Tina Turner - Livin' For The City
Blondie - Union City Clue
Snow Patrol - Take Back The City
David Bowie - Suffragette City
The Lovin' Spoonful - Summer In The City
U2 - City Of Blinding Lights
Starship - We Built Ths City

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
The Beautiful South - Rotterdam (Or Anywhere)
Arlo Guthrie - City Of New Orleans
Danny Kaye - Wonderful Copenhagen
Don Henley - New York Minute
Simple Minds - Belfast Child
Bruce Springsteen - My Oklahoma Home
They Might Be Giants - Istanbul (Not Constantinople)
Johnny Cash - Jackson
The Doors - LA Woman
Mundy - Galway Girl

Ultravox - Vienna
Madness - Night Boat To Cairo
The Clash - London Calling
Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok
Bruce Springsteen - Galveston Bay
Sufjan Stevens - Chicago
Bagatelle - Summer In Dublin
Freddie Mercury & Monserrat Caballe - Barcelona

California Wives - Tokyo
Duran Duran - Rio
Michael Jackson - Stranger In Moscow
Michelle Shocked - Anchorage
Bruce Springsteen - Streets Of Philadelphia
Eddy Grant - Gimme Hope Jo'Anna
Scott McKenzie - San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)
The Beatles - Kansas City
Glenn Campbell - Wichita Lineman

Tuesday 14 June 2011

Playlist Tuesday 14th June 2011

Sterophonics - Everyday I Think Of Money
Patti Smith - Free Money
Pink Floyd - Money
Dire Straits - Money For Nothing
Fitz & The Tantrums - MoneyGrabber

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Annie Lennox - Money Can't Buy You
Janis Ian - At 17
The Kinks - Lola
Erasure - Stop!
Bruce Springsteen - The Wrestler
Gene Kelly - I Got Rhythm
Bruce Springsteen - Cover Me
Bill Conti - Gonna Fly Now
Richard O'Brien - The Time Warp
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Two Tribes

Warren Zevon - Lawyers, Guns And Money
The Black Crowes - She Talks to Angels
My Morning Jacket - Circuital
Holy Ghost! - Wait And See
The Cure - Pictures Of You
Bruce Springsteen - Radio Nowhere
The Beach Boys - Don't Worry Baby
Generationals - Trust
John Lennon - Beautiful Boy

ABC - Shoot That Poison Arrow
Imelda May - Johnny Got A Boom Boom
Marina & The Diamionds - I Am Not A Robot
Moby - Find My Baby
Marvin Gaye - Let's Get It On
Bruce Springsteen - Downbound Train
Pink Floyd - See Emily Play
ELO - Don't Bring Me Down
PJ Harvey - The Mess We're In
The New Pornographers - Electric Child Of Witchcraft Rising
Erasure - Ship Of Fools

Monday 13 June 2011

Playlist Monday 13th June 2011

Bruce Springsteen - Born To Run
Supergrass - Born Again
John Williams - Born On The 4th Of July
Erin McKeown - Born To Hum
Cream - Born Under A Bad Sign

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Joni Mitchell - Both Sides Now
Lamb - Heaven
Joan As Police Woman - To Be Loved
Josh Rouse - Streetlights
Pixies - Here Comes Your Man
Bruce Springsteen - I'm Goin' Down
Mozart - Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute)
The Beatles - Hey Jude
Cults - Abducted

Aerosmith - Dude Looks Like A Lady
Hans Zimmerman - Schulwerk
California Wives - Tokyo
INXS & Jimmy Barnes - Good TImes
Erasure - Blue Savannah
Bruce Springsteen - My Hometown
Max Sedgeley & Sarah Vaughan - Peter Gunn Theme
Devotchka - 100 Other Lovers
UB40 - One In Ten

Radiohead - Exit Music (For A Film)
Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun
The Blades - Hot For You
Paul Anka - Lovecats
Bruce Springsteen - The River
The Cure - Lullaby
Cashier No.9 - 42 West Avenue
Bruce Springsteen - Working On The Highway
The Wannadies - You & Me Song
U2 - Beautiful Day

Friday 10 June 2011

...and the Fartist for next week is...

Playlist Friday June 10th 2011

Fatboy Slim - The Weekend Starts Here
Hard-Fi - Living For The Weekend
Lloyd Cole - Lost Weekend
Neil Young - Out On The Weekend
Super Fury Animals - Something For The Weekend

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Bon Jovi - Wanted Dead Or Alive
Bruce Springsteen - Born In The USA
MGMT - Weekend Wars
Duran Duran - Electric Barbarella
Villagers - Becoming A Jackal
Nina Simone - Ooh Child
Toots And The Maytals - 54-46 Was My Number
Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In The Dark
Bon Jovi - You Give Love A Bad Name
Bjork - Big Time Sensuality

Yes - I've Seen All Good People
Bruce Springsteen - Born To Run
Bon Jovi - Livin' On A Prayer
INXS & Jimmy Barnes - Good Times
Ellie Goulding - Starry Eyed
Nina Simone - My Baby Just Cares For Me
Michael Jackson - PYT
Blondie - Fade Away And Radiate
The Cranberries - Ode To My Family
Ash - Girl From Mars

Jeff Buckley - So Real
Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days
Bon Jovi - Blaze Of Glory
Paul Simon - 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
The Killers - Mr Brightside
Nina Simone - I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free
Rory Gallagher - Tattoo'd Lady
The Organ - Brother
Gomez - Options
Bon Jovi - Keep The Faith

For Your Fartist Consideration!

It's a battle of the Jersey Boys this morning:
Bon Jovi
Bruce Springsteen

Thursday 9 June 2011

Playlist Thursday 9th June 2011

Depeche Mode - New Life
Talking Heads - Once In A Lifetime
Sammy Davis Jr - Rhythm Of Life
Talk Talk - It's My Life
Talking Heads - Wild Wild Life
Black - Wonderful Life

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
M83 - Kim & Jessie
Grace Jones - Private Life
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Under The Bridge
In Tua Nua - Seven Into The Sea
Van She - Kelly
Joe Chester - Bleed To Love Her
Nina Simone - Mississippi Goddam
Erykah Badu - My Life
The Lovin' Spoonful - Summer In The City
Nina Simone - Here Comes The Sun

Elbow - On A Day Like This
Michael Jackson - Got To Be There
Astrud Gilberto - Girl From Ipanema
John Williams - Flying Theme From ET
Nina Simone - 22nd Century
Bell X1 - Bladhm
Beats International - Dub Be Good To Me
Edie Brickell - Circle
Gomez - Love Is Better Than A Warm Trombone
Messiah J & Th Expert - Superfamous Supertune
Gabriel Yared - C'Est La Vent Betty
Sparks - Let The Monkey Drive
Tom Petty & he Heartbreakers - Don't Come Aroumd Here No More
Def Leppard - Por Some Sugar On Me
Nina Simone - To Be Young, Gifted And Black
Cavatina - Simon Dinnigan
The Frames - Monument
Yo La Tengo - Black Flowers
Yello - Oh Yeah

Wednesday 8 June 2011

Playlist Wednesday 8th June 2011

Charlotte Hatherly - Be Thankful
Massive Attack - Be Thankful For What You've Got
Gary Portnoy - Golden Girls Theme (Thank You For Being A Friend)
Alanis Morrissette - Thank You
Led Zeppelin - Thank You

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Bill Withers - Ain't No Sunshine
Don Henley - Boys Of Summer
Bagatelle - Summer In Dublin
Cliff Richard - Summer Holidays
DJ Jazzy Jeff & Th Fresh Prince - Summertime
The Undertones - Here Comes The Summer
Nina Simone - Here Comes The Sun
The Lovin' Spoonful - Summer In The City
Janis Joplin - Summertime
The Blades - Hot For You

Mungo Jerry - In The Summertime
Def Leppard - Por Some Sugar On Me
Thin Lizzy - Dancing In The Moonlight
Alice Cooper - School's Out
Nina Simone - Poppies
Energy 52 - Cafe Del Mar
The Kinks - Sunny Afternoon

Various Artists - Perfect Day
The Beatles - Good Day Sunshine
John Travolta & Olivia Newton John - Summer Nights
Violent Femmes - Blister In The Sun
The Isley Brothers - Summer Breeze
The Hothouse Flowers - I Can See Clearly Now
Nina Simone - Feeling Good
Bananarama - Cruel Summer
The Doors - Waiting For The Sun
Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun

Tuesday 7 June 2011

Playlist Tuesday 7th June 2011

Nina Simone -Don't Pay Them No Mijnd
Nina Simone - I'm Gonna Leave You
Nina Simone - Brown Eyed Handsdome Man
Nina Simone - Keeper Of the Flame
Nina Simone - Gal From Joes
Nina Simone - Take Me To The Water
Nina Simone - I Hold No Grudge

The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Paul McCartney - Jet
Deep Purple - Fireball
Bell X1 - The Great Defector
The New Pornographers - Adventures In Solitude
Autamata - Out Of This
John Lennon - Whatever Gets You Through The Night
Nina Simone - Sea Lion Woman
Hot Chip - Over And Over
The Magic Numbers - Love Me Like You
Blur - Parklife

Hal - Be With You
Grace Jones - Waling In The Rain
PJ Harvey - We Float
Ash - Burn Baby Burn
Prince - Sign O' The Times
Felix Da Housecat - Sinnerman
Holy Ghost! - Wait & See
Talking Heads - Road To Nowhere
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart - Heart In Your Heartbreak
Adele - Make You Feel My Love

Mazzy Star - Happy
Flight Of the Conchords - Beautiful Girl
Broken Bells - Windows
Teenage Fanclub - Sparky's Dream
Cathy Davey - Reuben
Nina Simone - Go To Hell
Tricky - Black Steel
Arcade Fire - Wake Up
Stevie Wonder - Superstiton
Tori Amos - Cornflake Girl

Friday 3 June 2011

...and the Fartist for next week is...

Looking like the (hep) cat who got the cream...

With 56% of the vote, Nina Simone is next week's Fartist!

Playlist Friday June 3rd 2011

6.30 - 7

Gotan Project - Época
Paolo Conte - Boogie
Gotan Project feat. Chet Baker - Round About Midnight
Bebel Gilberto - August Day Song
Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto - The Girl From Ipanema

7 - 8
The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Nina Simone - Feeling Good
Jamiroquai - Space Cowboy
US3 - Cantaloop Island
Gil Scott-Heron & Jamie XX - Jazz Interlude/Gil Scott-Heron - Lady Day & John Coltrane
The Bad Plus - Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Mose Allison - Parchman Farm
Sun Ra - Jazz From An Unknown Planet
Gil Scott-Heron - Is That Jazz?
Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy - Television, The Drug Of The Nation

8 - 9

Lonnie Smith - Move Your Hand
Nina Simone - Mississippi Goddam
Jamiroquai - Virtual Insanity
St. Germain - Rose Rouge
Django Reinhardt - When Day Is Done
Fats Waller - Ain't Misbehavin'
Max Sedgley & Sarah Vaughan - Peter Gunn (Max Sedgley remix)
Miles Davis - This Is Jazz

9 - 10

Julie London - S'Wonderful
Nina Simone - Sinnerman (Felix Da Housecat's Heavenly House remix)
Jamiroquai - Canned Heat
Louis Prima & Phil Harris - I Wan'na Be Like You (The Monkey Song)
Buddy Rich - The Beat Goes On
Louis Armstrong - A Kiss To Build A Dream On (from 'The Strip')
Shirley Horn - Here's To Life
Astrud Gilberto - Day By Day
Propellerheads feat. Shirley Bassey - History Repeating
Van Morrison - The Way Young Lovers Do
Jamiroquai - Too Young To Die

For Your Fartist Consideration!

Driving the Fartist vote this morning...



Nina Simone

Thursday 2 June 2011

Playlist Thursday June 2nd 2011

6.30 - 7

Miles Davis - Blue In Green
Woody Herman - Blues For J.P.
John Coltrane - Blue Train
Chet Baker - Blue Room
Lou Donaldson - Blues Walk

7 - 8
The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Nina Simone - Black Is The Color Of My True Love's Hair
The Puppini Sisters - It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Glenn Miller - Pennsylvania 6-5000
Frank Sinatra - I've Got You Under My Skin
Astrud Gilberto, Joao Gilberto & Stan Getz - The Girl From Ipanema
Quincy Jones & His Orchestra - Soul Bossa Nova
George Michael - Cowboys & Angels
Nina Simone - My Baby Just Cares For Me
Hugh Laurie - Swanee River

8 - 9

Dizzy Gillespie - Oop-pop-a-da
Brad Mehldau - Paranoid Android
Julie London - Cry Me A River
Max Sedgley & Sarah Vaughan - Peter Gunn (Max Sedgley remix)
The Brand New Heavies - Never Stop
Lalo Schriffin - Bullitt
Herbie Hancock - Watermelon Man
9 - 10

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti - Expensive Shit
Cab Calloway - Minnie The Moocher
Mulatu Astatqu - Yekermo Sew (A Man Of Experience & Wisdom)
Wynton Marsalis - Where Y'All At
Dizzy Gillespie - Manteca (Funky Lowlives remix)
Anita O'Day - Sing, Sing, Sing (RSL remix)
Etta James - I Just Wanna Make Love To You
Sonny Rollins - St.Thomas

Wednesday 1 June 2011

Bloomin' lovely update!

Bloom, Ireland's largest gardening, food and family event, takes place in the grounds of the Visitor's Centre in the Phoenix Park daily from 10am to 6pm from tomorrow until Monday.

Here are details of the traffic management plan that will be in place during event hours:
 - Ashtown Gate will be closed to public traffic (access for emergency services and local traffic will be maintained)
 -  On entering the Park via Cabra Gate, only event traffic will be allowed to turn right, all other traffic must turn left
 - The North Road will operate one-way systems 
 - Parking on Chesterfield Avenue will be restricted from Mountjoy Roundabout to beyond the Phoenix Monument and parking on Odd Lamp Road will be prohibited
Before and after the event, extra traffic can be expected on the Castleknock Road, Knockmaroon Hill, Chapelizod Hill, Conyngham Road and Parkgate Street.
If you possibly can, take public transport. The Luas serves Collins Barracks and Heuston Station, with both stops a short walk from the Park. 
A number of Dublin Bus routes also serve the Park:
  • 25 Pearse Street to Lucan (Dodsboro).
  • 25a Pearse Street to Lucan (Esker Church).
  • 26 Pearse Street to Palmerstown (Cherry Orchard).
  • 66 Pearse Street to Maynooth (Straffan Rd).
  • 66a Pearse Street to Captains Hill (River Forest).
  • 66b Pearse Street to Leixlip (Castletown).
  • 66d Waterloo Road to Leixlip (Easton Road).
  • 67 Pearse Street to Celbridge. 68 Aston Quay to Newcastle/Greenogue Business Park.
  • 69 Aston Quay to Rathcoole.
  • Routes 37, 38, 39 & 70 serve Ashtown Gate
For more info, go to Bloom In The Park's website.

Awesome people, hanging out together

Check out this really cool picture. It's Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington and Benny Goodman.

You can see this and a whole lot more very awesome photos here.

Playlist Wednesday June 1st 2011

6.30 - 7

Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder
Brad Mehldau - Exit Music For A Film
Miles Davis - Sanctuary

7 - 8
The Radio - Whatever Gets You Through The Day
Tom Waits - Way Down In The Hole
Miles Davis - Freddie Freeloader
Madeleine Peyroux - You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go
Nina Simone - Mood Indigo
Jacques Loussier - Allegro
Ella Fitzgerald - Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
Bob James - TV Theme From 'Taxi'
Bernard Hermann - Theme From 'Taxi Driver'
Thelonius Monk - 'Round Midnight

8 - 9

Gabriel Yared - Betty Et Zorg
Lonnie Smith - Move Your Hand
Billie Holiday - Summertime
Max Sedgley & Sarah Vaughan - Peter Gunn (Max Sedgley remix)
A Tribe Called Quest - Can I Kick It?
DKS - Sing With A Swing (A New Thing remix)
Intro - Intro From Blue Note Live At The Roxy/Donald Byrd - Black Byrd

9 - 10

Bebel Gilberto - Bananeria (Rae & Christian remix)
Dinah Washington - Long John Blues
Louis Prima - Just a Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody
Wynton Marsalis - New Orleans Bump
Herbie Hancock feat. The Chieftains, Toumani Diabaté & Lisa Hannigan - The Times, They Are A' Changin'
Roy Ayers - Everybody Loves The Sunshine
The Bonzo Dog Band - The Intro And The Outro
Kormac - Scratch Marchin'
Erykah Badu - On And On
The Puppini Sisters - Panic
Horace Silver - Song For My Father