Aug 25

PLAYLIST – Cocktails in the Kiddie Pool 8/24, 8/26, 8/27, 8/28

PLAYLIST – Cocktails in the Kiddie Pool
8/24, 8/26, 8/27, 8/28

GIRLS, GIRLS, GIRLS!

(Our battle cry.)
B-52s / 52 GIRLS

(Freebirds.)
JENNY LEWIS (Rilo Kiley) / Just One of the Guys
THE BREEDERS (Kim Deal/Pixies) / Cannonball
TOM TOM CLUB (Tina Weymouth/Talking Heads) / Genius of Love
LUSCIOUS JACKSON (Kate Schellenbach/Beastie Boys) / Deep Shag
BJORK (The Sugarcubes) / Human Behaviour

(Fronting.)
SPEEDY ORTIZ / Raising the Skate
ALVVAYS / Archie, Marry Me
SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES / Hong Kong Garden
ZERO 7 (Sia) / Somersault
BEST COAST / California Nights

(I am woman.)
THE COLLINS KIDS (Lorrie Collins) / Hoy Hoy
LIZ PHAIR / Never Said
COURTNEY BARNETT / Pedestrian at Best
LORETTA LYNN (& Jack White) / Portland, Oregon
WYE OAK / Hot as Day
SYLVAN ESSO / Coffee
FLOCK OF DIMES / (This is Why) I Can’t Wear White

(All women. All the time.)
THE BANGLES / Hero Takes a Fall
GO-GO’s / Our Lips are Sealed
VERUCA SALT / Laughing in the Sugar Bowl
THE GITS / Second Skin

(Hard and soft.)
HOLE / Asking for It
PJ HARVEY / Rid of Me
AGNES OBEL / Avenue
ESKIMEAUX / Broken Necks
KATE BUSH / Hounds of Love

(Trailblazers.)
NINA SIMONE / Feeling Good
NICO / These Days
CANDY STATION / He Called Me Baby
DUSTY SPRINGFIELD / Son of a Preacher Man
PATTI SMITH / Because the Night

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Aug 17

PLAYLIST – Cocktails in the Kiddie Pool 8/17, 8/19, 8/20 & 8/21

PLAYLIST – Cocktails in the Kiddie Pool 8/17, 8/19, 8/20 & 8/21

(Pluto: the most important dwarf planet of all the dwarf planets.)

RADIOHEAD / Planet Telex

THE THE / Lonely Planet

DAVID BOWIE / Life On Mars?
JONATHAN RICHMAN / Here Come the Martian Martians
DICKIES / Killer Clowns from Outer Space
JOHN GRANT / outer Space
SHOCKING BLUE / Venus
BECK / Blue Moon

(Dylan gets his due. From me, anyway.)
RADIOHEAD / Subterranean Homesick Alien
BOB DYLAN / Subterranean Homesick Blues
PJ HARVEY / Highway 61 Revisited
ANDREW BIRD / Oh Sister

(The miraculous redemption of a pseudo-indie Miley Cyrus.)
ALT-J / Hunger of the Pine
THE FLAMING LIPS / A Day in the Life (feat. Miley Cyrus)
THE MUFFS / Lucky Guy
BIKINI KILL / Feels Blind

(Ian MacKaye.)
FUGAZI / Bulldog Front
FUGAZI / Suggestion
MINOR THREAT / Minor Threat
THE EVENS / Mt. Pleasant Isn’t
THE WARMERS / Snake Charmer

(Rick Rubin-produced rock of the 90s.)
THE CULT / Love Removal Machine
DANZIG / Mother
THE BANGLES / A Hazy Shade of Winter
JESUS AND MARY CHAIN / Just Like Honey

(We influenced The Ramones. Did YOU influence The Ramones?)
THE RONETTES / Be My Baby
T. REX / Jeepster
VELVET UNDERGROUND / Oh! Sweet Nuthin’
THE STOOGES / I Wanna Be Your Dog
BAY CITY ROLLERS / Saturday Night
THE RAMONES / California Sun

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Aug 3

PLAYLIST – Cocktails in the Kiddie Pool 7/27, 7/29. 7/30, 7/31

Cocktails in the Kiddie Pool – Playlist for week of 7/27

(Wilco and the bands that turn them on.)
WILCO / Random Name Generator
CIBO MATTO / Deja Vu
PARQUET COURTS / Pretty Machines
GIRLPOOL / Before the World Was Big
LANDLADY / Dying Day
SPEEDY ORTIZ / Raising the Stake

(Comic-Con)
THE RAMONES / Sheena is a Punk Rocker
WESLEY WILLIS / I Wupped Batman’s Ass
R.E.M. / Superman
THE TRAITS / Nobody Loves The Hulk
THE KINKS / (Wish I Could Fly Like) Superman

(Sinatra)
NANCY SINATRA & LEE HASLEWOOD / Tired of Waiting
NANCY SINATRA / Bang Bang
PARQUET COURTS (again!) / These Boots Were Made for Walking
SID VICIOUS / My Way
THE KILLS / Willow Weep for Me

(Music industry players who used to be actual players.)
SPACEHOG / In the Meantime (Royston Langdon)
AGNOSTIC FRONT / Crucial Moment (Steve Martin)
LEMONHEADS / If I Could Talk I’d Tell You (John P. Strohm)
BLAKE BABIES / Out There (John P. Strohm with Juliana Hatfield)
and…
JULIANA HATFIELD / My Sister

(We [heart] Stephen Malkmus.)
PAVEMENT / Cut Your Hair
SILVER JEWS / Random Rules
STEPHEN MALKMUS & THE JICKS / Cinnamon and Lesbians
PAVEMENT / Date With Ikea

(It’s in your house.)
NED’S ATOMIC DUSTBIN / Kill Your Television
MODEST MOUSE / Lampshades on Fire
THE CURE / Let’s Go to Bed
SIA / Chandelier
GRANT LEE BUFFALO / In My Room

(You should hear it.)
DRENGE / We Can Do What We Want
WOLF ALICE / Moaning Lisa Smile
ALABAMA SHAKES / Shoegaze
HALSEY / Ghost

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