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The Far Side – playlists for December 23, 29 and 30

Playlists for various shows on Phantom 105.2 over the last two weeks after the jump. The Far Side of Christmas (December 23) The Sonics “Santa Claus” (Etiquette) The Ventures “Sleigh Ride” (Razor & Tie) Rotary Connection “Silent Night Chant” (Chess) …

Mon, Jan 5, 2009, 08:33


Playlists for various shows on Phantom 105.2 over the last two weeks after the jump.

The Far Side of Christmas (December 23)

The Sonics “Santa Claus” (Etiquette)
The Ventures “Sleigh Ride” (Razor & Tie)
Rotary Connection “Silent Night Chant” (Chess)
Darlene Love “White Christmas” (Phil Spector Records)
Run DMC “Christmas In Hollis” (A&M)
The Crystals “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer” (Phil Spector Records)
Booker T & The MGs “Jingle Bells” (Stax)
The Flirtations “Christmas Time Is Here Again” (Deram)
The Emotions “Where Do The Lonely Go At Christmas?” (Fantasy)
The Pixies & Thurl Ravenscroft “Santa’s Too Fat For The Hula-Hoop”
Ella Fitzgerald “Santa Got Stuck In My Chimney” (Stash)
Ike & Tina Turner “Merry Christmas Baby” (Harmony)
Wild Billy Childish & The Musicians of the British Empire “Santa Claus”
(Damaged Goods)
Lord Beginner “Christmas Morning The Rum Had Me Yawning” (Dust To
The Mighty Diamonds “Frosty The Snowman” (Trojan)
The Aggrovators “Santa Claus Dub” (Trojan)
Musicians Of New Orleans “O Holy Night” (Studio 60 On Sunset Strip)
Glasvegas “Noapte de vis (Silent Night)” (Sony)
David McAlmont & David Arnold “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas”
(Own label)
Joni Mitchell “River” (Reprise)
Marvin Gaye “Purple Snowflakes” (Motown)
Diana Ross & The Supremes “Just A Lonely Christmas” (Motown)
Ryan Adams “Hey Parker It’s Christmas” (Lost Highway)
Sufjan Stevens “Did I Make You Cry On Christmas? (Well You Deserved
It!)” (Asthmatic Kitty)
Low “Little Drummer Boy” (Tugboat)
Mogwai “Christmas Song” (Chemikal Underground)
Johnny Cash “Silent Night” (CBS)
Mary Margaret O’Hara “What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?” (Koch)
Gillian Welch “Winter’s Come & Gone” (Acony)
Tom Waits “Christmas Card From A Hooker In Minneapolis” (Island)
Tom Waits “Silent Night” (Electrola)
The Pogues & Kirsty MacColl “Fairytale of New York” (Warner Music)

Hidden Gems – The Tracks That Got Away (December 29)

Pete & The Pirates “Come On Feet” (Stolen)
Deerhunter “Never Stops” (4AD)
School Of Language “Rockist Pt 1″ (Memphis Industries)
Marching Band “Make No Plans” (U&L)
Thao with The Get Down Stay Down “Beat” (Kill Rock Stars)
Yoav “Adore Adore” (Field/Island)
The M’s “Big Sound” (Polyvinyl)
Pretty & Nice “Tora Tora Tora” (Hardly Art)
The Ettes “Crown Of Ages” (Own label)
Born Ruffians “Little Garcon” (Warp)
Errors “National Prism” (Rock Action)
Gang Gang Dance “House Jam” (Warp)
Little Jackie “Liked You Better Before” (S-Curve)
Erykah Badu “Me” (Motown)
Longhorne Slim & The War Eagles “Hello Sunshine” (Kemado)
The Dodos “Fool” (French Kiss)
Bloc Party “Talons” (Wichita)
Marnie Stern “Shea Stadium” (Kill Rock Stars)
Volcano! “Africa Just Wants To Have Fun” (Leaf)
Camille “Home Is Where It Hurts” (Virgin France)
The Black Keys “I Got Mine” (V2)
Little Joy “The Next Time Around” (Rough Trade)
Princeton “The Waves” (Striking Peasant)
The Spook of the Thirteenth Lock “In Country Dark” (Transduction)
Armoured Bear “Imagination” (Blind Chicken)
Katie Kim “Radio” (Granny It’s OK)
Story Of Hair “Friendly Games” (Plugged In Pig)

The Far Side’s Review Of 2008 – Part Two

Annie “I Know Your Girlfriend Hates Me (Get Shakes remix)” (Island)
MGMT “Kids (Soulwax remix)” (Columbia)
Hercules & Love Affair “Time Will” (DFA)
Syclops “Where’s Jason’s K?” (DFA)
DJ Mujava “Township Jive” (Warp)
Peter Gabriel & Hot Chip “Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa” (XL)
Foals “Cassius” (Transgressive)
These New Puritans “Swords Of Truth” (Domino)
Abe Vigoda “Dead City/Waste Wilderness” (Bella Union)
Cap Pas Cap “We Are Men” (Skinny Wolves)
Dengue Fever “Tiger Phone Card” (Real World)
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis “Going Up The Country” (Sunday Best)
Yeasayer “Sunrise” (We Are Free)
The Hold Steady “Sequestered In Memphis” (Rough Trade)
The Gaslight Anthem “Miles Davis & The Cool” (Side One Dummy)
White Denim “Lets Talk About It” (Full Time Hobby)
A Place To Bury Strangers “To Fix The Gash In Your Head” (Rocket Girl)
Crystal Castles “Untrust Us” (Last Gang)
Glasvegas “Daddy’s Gone” (Columbia)
Telepathe “Chrome’s On It” (No Pain In Pop)
El Guincho “Palmitos Park” (Young Turks)
The Notwist “Boneless (Panda Bear remix)” (City Slang)
Daedelus “Fair Weather Friends” (Ninja Tune)
The Flaws “Change Clothes” (Live on Phantom 105.2)
Lil Wayne “A Milli” (Cash Money)
Q-Tip “Manwomanboogie” (Island)
Kanye West “Say You Will” (Roc-A-Fella)

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