Freak Scene Favorites of 1987

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No New Tale to Tell – Love and Rockets – Earth Sun Moon 1987
Never Let Me Down Again – Depeche Mode – Music For The Masses 1987
Heartbreak Beat – The Psychedelic Furs – Midnight To Midnight 1987

I Ain’t Ever Satisfied – Steve Earle & The Dukes – Exit O 1987
Hang On St. Christopher – Tom Waits – Franks Wild Years 1987
Luka – Suzanne Vega – Solitude Standing 1987

Little Ways – Dwight Yoakam – Hillbilly Deluxe 1987
Set Me Free (Rosa Lee) – Los Lobos – By The Light Of The Moon 1987
The Return Of The Leather Kings – The Fleshtones – Fleshtones vs. Reality 1987

Stop Me If You Think You’ve Heard This One Before – The Smiths – Strangeways, Here We Come 1987
Hey Jack Kerouac – 10,000 Maniacs – In My Tribe 1987
My Favourite Dress – The Wedding Present – George Best Plus 1987

Land And The Life – The Lucy Show – Mania 1987
Sexy Music – Meat Puppets – Huevos 1987
If I Should Fall From Grace With God – The Pogues – If I Should Fall From Grace With God 1987

Happy When It Rains – The Jesus And Mary Chain – Darklands 1987
Love For Sale – Talking Heads – True Stories 1987
Change With The Changing Times – The dB’s – The Sound of Music 1987

When The Girls Get Here – The Young Fresh Fellows – The Men Who Loved Music 1987
Bad Karma – Warren Zevon – Sentimental Hygiene 1987
10. Vanishing Girl – The Dukes Of Stratosphear – Psonic Psunspot 1987

9. Litany – (Life Goes On) Guadalcanal Diary – 2 x 4 1987
8. Just Like Heaven – The Cure – Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me 1987

7. Lips Like Sugar – Echo & The Bunnymen – Echo & The Bunnymen 1987
6. Where Nowhere Is – Hoodoo Gurus – Blow Your Cool 1987

5. Could You Be The One – Hüsker Dü – Warehouse: Songs And Stories 1987
4. Dreamworld – Midnight Oil – Diesel And Dust 1987

3. The Ledge – The Replacements – Pleased To Meet Me 1987
2. Bullet The Blue Sky – U2 – The Joshua Tree 1987

1. Finest Worksong – R.E.M. – Document 1987

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Freak Scene 11/17/17

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Such Great Heights (Performed By Iron & Wine) – The Postal Service – Give Up (10th Anniversary Edition) 2013
Betty Davis Eyes – Rogue Wave – Cover Me 2017
Heaven – Talking Heads – Fear Of Music 1979

So Glad – David Lynch – Crazy Clown Time 2011
Victim Of Love – The Cars – Shake It Up 1981
Where Were You – Gel Set – Human Salad 2015; Mickey’s Sat 11/18

Lollipop (Ode To Jim) – Alvvays – Antisocialites 2017
So You Think You’re In Love – Robyn Hitchcock & The Egyptians – Perspex Island 1991
Modern Kicks – The Exploding Hearts – Guitar Romantic 2003

Serve The Rich – PINS – Serve The Rich / LUVU4LYF – Single 2017
The Prisoner – The Saints – Prehistoric Sounds 1978
It’s A Lie – King Khan – Murderburgers 2017
Ring Pop The Orwells Terrible Human Beings 2017

Not My Time – Lost Balloons – Hey Summer 2017
Make Out Club – Unrest – Perfect Teeth 1993
Friday the 13th – White Reaper – White Reaper Does It Again 2015; Sett Fri 11/17

The People Are Missing – John Maus – Screen Memories 2017
Movies in My Head (with Georgia Hubley) – The 6ths – Wasps’ Nests 1995
Thanksgiving II – Heaters – Matterhorn 2017

Santa’s In The Closet – Ariel Pink – Dedicated To Bobby Jameson 2017
Peek-A-Boo! – Devo – Oh, No! It’s Devo 1982
The Golden Ones – Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts – MILANO 2017

Makers – Filthy Friends – Invitation 2017
Space & Time – Wolf Alice – Visions Of A Life 2017
Sleep At Night – Fire Heads – Sleep At Night 7″ 2017; Crystal Sat 11/18

(What You’re) Good For – Fox Face – Spoil + Destroy 2017; Mickey’s Fri 11/17
Heard You’re Moving – Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – Talk Tight 2017
Antenna – The High Dials – A New Devotion 2003

Untogether – Lush – Spooky 1992
The Cabbage – Teenage Fanclub – Thirteen 1993
All The Young Punks (New Boots And Contracts) – The Clash – Give ‘Em Enough Rope 1978
Watch Me Jumpstart – Guided By Voices – Alien Lanes 1995
Rock And Roll – The Velvet Underground – Loaded 1970

Freak Scene 11/10/17

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Filter Me Through You – The Dream Syndicate – How Did I Find Myself Here? 2017
Hunt Me Down – The Black Angels – Death Song 2017
Seeing It – Bully – Losing 2017

Steady Glazed Eyes – Living Hour – Living Hour 2016; Williamson Magnetic Sat 11/11
Out of Control – Lush – Blind Spot 2016
Everyone Knows – Slowdive – Slowdive 2017

I Misunderstood – Richard Thompson – Rumor & Sigh 1991; Stoughton Opera House Fri 11/10 and Sat 11/11
Fear Is Like a Forest – Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile – Lotta Sea Lice 2017
Alone Again Or – Love – Forever Changes 1967; Low (Love) Czars High Noon Sat 11/11

Ivory Coast – Destroyer – ken 2017
Porcelain – Shout Out Louds – Ease My Mind 2017
Julie’s Place – Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – The French Press EP 2017
Doing The Unstuck – The Hotelier – Love Cats: A Tribute To The Cure 2016; High Noon Wed Nov 15

Bubblegum Dreams – Ariel Pink – Dedicated To Bobby Jameson 2017
The Jangling Man – Martin Newell – The Greatest Living Englishman 1993
Tangled – BingBong – Single 2017

Heart Of The City (Live) – Nick Lowe – Jesus of Cool (Reissue) 2008
Times Up – Buzzcocks – Spiral Scratch EP / Time’s Up 1977
Humble Pro – Cherry Glazerr – Apocalipstick 2017

Firebomb – High Waisted – High Waisted 2017
From A Whisper To A Scream – Elvis Costello & The Attractions – Trust 1981
Cheap Buttons – Guided By Voices – August By Cake 2017

The Fat Man – Fats Domino – Essential Hits And Early Recordings (Remastered) 2011
I’m Looking For Someone To Love – Buddy Holly – The “Chirping” Crickets 1957
Star – David Bowie – The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars 1972

Fist in the Air – Cherubs – Fist in the Air 2016; Frequency Fri 11/10
Art Loverer – Pachinko – State Your Grievances 2017; Frequency Fri 11/10
28 J’s L8r – Great Grandpa – Plastic Cough 2017

Hey – Alvvays – Antisocialites 2017
Talisa – Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts – MILANO 2017
11:59 – Blondie – Parallel Lines 1978

Freak Scene 11/3/17

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Untogether – Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile – Lotta Sea Lice 2017
Wheel of the Broken Voice – Sam Phillips – Martinis & Bikinis 1994
Feather Falling – Kelley Stoltz – Que Aura 2017

Fere – Fela Ransome-Kuti & His Koola Lobitos – Highlife-Jazz & Afro-Soul (1963-69)
Super Ape – Lee “Scratch” Perry & Subatomic Sound System – Super Ape Returns To Conquer 2017
El Zopilote Mojado – Yid Vicious – Dollars to Doinas 2008; Bos Meadery Sat 11/4

Paper Cutz – Guided By Voices – How Do You Spell Heaven? 2017
Girl From ’62 – Thee Headcoats – Elementary Headcoats 2000
Going To Hell – The Brian Jonestown Massacre – Strung Out In Heaven 1998

Up All Night – Beck – Colors 2017
Creature Comfort – Arcade Fire – Everything Now 2017
In the Morning – Destroyer – ken 2017

Running – Bully – Losing 2017; High Noon Mon 11/6
Turn To Rage – Bleached – Can You Deal? 2017
Malachi Crunch – DroidsAttack – Fatal/Error 2006; Frequency Fri 11/3

Doom or Destiny – Blondie – Pollinator 2017
1000 Stars – Big Country – The Crossing 1983
Toy Automatic – The Afghan Whigs – In Spades 2017
Plimsoll Punks – Alvvays – Antisocialites 2017

Honky Tonks and Taverns – Lillie Mae – Forever and Then Some 2017; Flannel Fest High Noon Sat 11/4
Chasin’ the Sun – Beth Kille – Dust 2012; Flannel Fest High Noon Sat 11/4
Roadrunner – The Modern Lovers – The Modern Lovers 1972 – Jonathan Richman Union South Wed 11/8
Lucid Nightmare – Black Lips – Satan’s graffiti or God’s art? 2017

I’ll Stick Around – Foo Fighters – Foo Fighters 1995; Kohl Center Tue 11/7
Drain You – Nirvana – Nevermind 1991
Helen Wheels – Paul McCartney & Wings – Wingspan: History  1973

When The Sun Hits – Slowdive – Souvlaki 1993
Star Roving – Slowdive – Slowdive 2017 Barrymore Sat 11/4
Trash People – Cherry Glazerr – Apocalipstick 2017; Barrymore Sat 11/4

Waves – Slowdive – Just For A Day 1991