Archive for November, 2010

The Ninth edition of the Beginners was one of the best so far. Thanks to the small, but dedicated, band of hearty souls who braved the weather and danced up a storm. Thanks to Ryan for jumping on the decks and bringing the noise. Thanks to the music. It’s all about the music! Check out what we played and we’ll see you same place, same time on the 24th with musical guest MIGHTY CLOUDS!! You don’t want to miss it, trust me.

Sandra Barry – We Were Lovers When the Party Began
Le Futur Pompiste – Five Hundred Heartbeats
Le Sera – Never Come Around
Grace Lee & the Stylers – Each and Every Flower
Thee Headcoatees – Meet Jacqueline
The Action – The Place
David Ruffin – My Whole World Ended
The Main Ingredient – Everybody Plays the Fool
Gigi & Rose Melberg – Alone at the Pier
The Groove – Love It’s Getting Better
Every Mother’s Son – Come on Down to My Boat
Happy Birthday – Girls FM
The Groovies – Boys Ride Bikes
The American Breed – Anyway That You Want Me
The Liverbirds – Why Do You Hang Around Me?
Mac & Katie Kisson – Don’t Do It Baby
Michael Jackson – I’ll Be There (Chopped & Screwed)
The Blackbyrds – Rock Creek Park

Joan Baez – Stephanie’s Room
The Velvet Underground – Stephanie Says
Gwen Stefani – 4AM
Love -Stephanie Knows Who
Stef Little Fingers – Suspect Device
Reading Rainbow – Over It
Mission of Burma – Academy Fight Song
The Beach Boys – Darlin’
The Smiths – Cemetery Gates
Altered Images – Happy Birthday
Black Box – Everybody Everybody
Stevie Nicks – Edge of Seventeen
702 – Where My Girls At?

Television – See No Evil
Carole Quinn -What’s So Sweet About Sweet 16?
Peaches & Herb – We Got a Good Thing
Frankie Valli – Beggin’
The Standells – Sometimes Good Guys Don’t Wear White
The Fabs – That’s the Bag I’m In
The Spinners – Rubberband Man
Steely Dan – Bodhisattva
Fleetwood Mac – Think About Me
Rodriguez – Climb Up On My Music
Queen – Radio Gaga
Thin Lizzy – The Boys Are Back in Town

Blur – There’s No Other Way
The Soup Dragons – I’m Free
The Jesus & Mary Chain – Head On
The Pixies – Here Comes Your Man
The Pet Shop Boys – Always On My Mind
Big Audio Dynamite – Rush
New Order – Regret
They Might Be Giants – The Statue Got Me High
Jane’s Addiction – Jane Says
The Church – Unguarded Moment
Siouxie & the Banshees – Kiss Them For Me

Freddie Scott – (You) Got What I Need
Brenton Wood – Oogum Boogum
Hunx & His Punx – Dream On (Little Dreamer)
The Monkees – A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You
The Four Tops – I’m a Believer
Tommy Roe – Hooray for Hazel
The Archies – Sugar Sugar
Prince – I Wanna Be Your Lover
Lyn Collins – Think (About It)
Honey Cone – One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show
The Sweet – Love is Like Oxygen
Electric Light Orchestra – Mr. Blue Sky
Suicide – Dream Baby Dream (Lil’ Tweezy Mix)


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Holy cow! This song is all kinds of a jam. Enjoy the video (such as it is) and grab the track for your very own. I’d suggest playing it anytime you’re feeling a little down — guaranteed mood elevator!

final edition – I can do it (anyway you want)

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