Wednesday 29 July 2009

Holiday Tape

A pirate needs a tune on a holiday.

Martyn and Rainey asked me for a car tape for their holiday. So, on no particular theme, here is a collection of tracks to cut through the noise of motor and tarmac, satisfy both pairs of ears and be stored in the memories of this Summer.

Ennio Morricone - Sixty Seconds To What?
Aqua Vista - Arm
adillo Races
The Sundays - Can't Be Sure
Carole King - Sweet Seasons
Aretha Franklin & George Michael - I Knew You Were Waiting For Me
Jacob Miller - Baby I Love You So
The White Stripes - Apple Blossom
Curtis Mayfield - Wild And Free
Calexico - Crystal Frontier
Dusty Springfield - Will You Love Me Tomorrow?
Irma Thomas - Somebody Told You
Ted Heath And His Music - Hot Toddy
Bo Diddley - Who Do You Love
Jimmy Radway & The Fe Me
Time All Stars - She's Mine
Big Star - O My Soul
The Creation - Painter Man
The Field Mice - September's Not So Far Away
Shirley Ellis - The Name Game
Jackie Wilson - Your Love Keeps Lifting Me Higher And Higher
Elastica - Waking Up
Basil Kirchin - Pageing Sullivan

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart - Young Adult Friction
Euros Childs - Over You
The Coasters - Poison Ivy
The Sonics - Have Love Will Travel
Salah Ragab & The Cairo Jazz Band - Neveen
Dungen - Mon Amour
Fran├žoise Hardy - Ce Petit Coeur
Fleet Foxes - Mykonos
The Bristols - Can't You See That He's Mine
Camera Obscur
a - Honey In The Sun
Os Mutantes - A Minha Menina
The Undertones - My Perfect Cousin
John Fahey - Dance Of The Inhabitants Of The Palace Of King Philip XIV Of Spain
Laura Cantrell - Churches Off The Interstate
Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston - It Takes Two

Here is the immense organ of "Sixty Seconds To What?", on Youtube.

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