Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Double Dipping In The Tank

(photo/design by Stephen Hargreaves)
I've been trying to slowly savour this record in all its stupendous diversity, but this week I couldn't resist playing two songs from the Windsor compilation From The Tank, brought to you and me by producer Mark Plancke and his mighty fine Sharktank Productions.
You can find plenty more details about this CD and all the bands contained therein at: http://www.sharktankpro.com/fromthetank/

The Snark playlist for TUESDAY, JULY 13, 2010.
(Artist/SONG/Album, etc.)

Fat Freddys Drop -- THE CAMEL -- Live At Roundhouse London (2010, The Drop)

Roxy Music -- MOTHER OF PEARL -- Stranded (1973, Atco)
Air -- NIGHT HUNTER -- Love 2 (2009, Virgin)
Four Letter Word -- THE PUT ON -- From The Tank: 17 Unreleased Tracks From The Windsor Music Collective (2010, Sharktank Productions)
Trashcan Sinatras -- EASY ON THE EYE -- In The Music (2010, Lo-Five)

The Cryptics -- YOU'RE EVIL -- Time Machine: The History of Canadian 60s Garage, Punk, & Surf, 1985-95 (1996, Stomp)
Jah Woosh -- WOODPECKER SOUND -- Dub Xperience: The Dread Operators, An On-U Sound Compilation (1996, Cleopatra Records)
Jonathan Richman -- THIS KIND OF MUSIC -- Jonathan Sings! (1983, Sire)
Casiokids -- GOMURMAMMA (?) (song title correction: EN VILLE HEST)  -- Topp Stemning På Lokal Bar (2010, Polyvinyl)
Mr. Chill & The Witnesses -- TIRED ALL THE TIME -- Cold Testament (2005, ind.)

Carla Thomas -- B-A-B-Y -- Atlantic Gold: 100 Soul Classics (2009, Atlantic/Rhino) [orig. 1966]
The Spys -- I WANNA BE LIKE YOU -- Original Punk Rock From Canada 1979-80 (2001, Incognito Records)
King Midas Sound -- COOL OUT -- Waiting For You (2009, Hyperdub)
The Black Keys -- TEN CENT PISTOL -- Brothers (2010, Nonesuch)
Patife Band -- TEU BEM -- The Sexual Life Of The Savages: Underground Post-Punk in Sao Paulo, Brasil (2005, Soul Jazz)

Hjaltalin -- SUITCASE MAN -- Made In Iceland III (2010, ind)
Johnny West -- BLUE CHEESE NECKLACE -- The Chicken Angel Woman With A Triangle (2008, Tosteestostas Music)

Luxury Christ -- PEANUT BUTTER -- From The Tank: 17 Unreleased Tracks From The Windsor Music Collective (2010, Sharktank Productions)

Thanks for listening!

Oh yeah, I'm not sure if that Casiokids song listed above is actually the one I played. It's not the one I meant to play. (Ugh, for the love, duh, etc.) I'll sort it out and play the mystery song next week [in 2 weeks], I guess. Double CDs from Denmark are a little tricky it seems... ahem.

Argh! Snark addendum: I keep saying that Casiokids are from Denmark and they're NOT! They come from the land of fjords. They come from Norway. Bergen, Norway.

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