The Full Catastrophe – November 6th 2010

In Uncategorized on November 6, 2010 at 9:58 pm

Hosted & posted by Tim Harrison & Andy Bell

So the Carnival is over.   The racing one.

But the TFC carnival never ends.  As the man sang.

Now on with the show this is it …


Axel F – Crazy Frog

Will You Be There – Jones Girls

Used To Be A Sweet Boy – Morrissey

Morrissey’s lyrics have been described as “dramatic…bleak, funny vignettes about doomed relationships, lonely nightclubs, the burden of the past and the prison of the home.”  And who does he sleep with ?

Pistol Packin’ Mama – Bing Crosby & Andrews Sisters

Wild Dancing – Otto von Wernherr & Madonna

Tim’s contribution for “What The Bloody Hell Was That”

Let It Be – C.W. Stoneking

Attention Must Be Paid – France

Chez Nous – Paris Combo

So French, but with a twist of Aussie thanks to trumpet player David Lewis.

La Faute A Voltaire – Les Miserables

This is from the original Les Mis, or “that French thing” as one caller once told a Ticketek operative. It was a concept album before it was a super, mega show … in English. Andy appeared in THREE productions of Les Mis during his am-dram days in Wollongong !  And here’s the closest the show gets to “fun”.

Jardin Du Mois De Mai – Charles Trenet

A star in France in the middle of the last century.  He had some problems with the law and actually In 1963, Trenet spent 28 days in prison over charges of corrupting “the morals of four young men”. 

Dors Mon Amour – Andre Claveau

The winner of the Eurovision Song Contest in the year of Andy’s birth.


Everybody Eats When They Come To My House – Cab Calloway 

Our contribution Movember

Impossible – A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum (Cast)

Busted – The Putbacks

Andy Warhol – The Bon Scotts

Let’s Fall In Love – Annette Hanshaw

Roundhouse Nellie – Mabel Mercer

Celebrate – Elegies For Angels, Punks & Raging Queens (Cast)

Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens is a collection of songs and poetic verse reflecting the lives of people remembered on the AIDS memorial quilt.

Butterfingers – Tommy Steele & The Steelemen

I Know You Rider – Judy Larson

Midnight Runner – Cut Copy

Ladies Night – Kool & The Gang


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