The Full Catastrophe – September 11th 2010

In Uncategorized on September 11, 2010 at 10:56 pm

Presented by Tim Harrison & Andy Bell

Oh what a night, early September 2010.  AB was obsessing about the Bulldogs while Tim was going on  about song titles  and grammar.  We both got a result !!!


He Tangata – Oceania

A fusion of Maori and modern.  The track title means people and was played as our little bit of musical medicine for the good folk of Christchurch.

I’m On My Way – The Proclaimers

We Like War – The Bon Scotts

Love Potion #9 – The Searchers

The Searchers are a  British band who were on the second rung of 60s groups.  The song originated with the Clovers in the US.

All By Yourself In The Monlight – Whispering Jack Smith

Smith was a man who took full advantage of a new technology to become a star.  In the 1920s, the microphoone was a relatively new invention.  WJS used it to great effect with his baritone voice creating a feeling of intimacy.  It was the first step on the road to the style of singing known as crooning.

Seven Nation Army – The White Stripes

Attention Must Be Paid – Wendy Matthews

Born in Canada, now an Aussie.  A seven time winner at the ARIAS and we played some examples of here considerable craft.

The Day You Went Away

All I Need

I Don’t Want To Be With Nobody But You 

Brand New Key – Melanie

A Better Day – The Seraph Choir

Weir – Killing Heidi

Love Don’t Need A Reason – New York City Gay Men’s Chorus

This Must Be Love – Anita Ward

My Wubba Dolly – Ella Fitzgerald

I’m So Worried – Terry Jones 

Tap Your Troubles Away – Lisa Kirk (Mack & Mabel – Cast)

Glass Figurine – Andrew Bird’s Bowl Of Fire

Kitty In The Middle – The Presets


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