Sunday, February 15, 2015

Music Night
Sunday, February 15th
9:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Matt and Saira's place
Cast: Beau, Saira, Matt, Julia

2. Held Down (feat. Cee-Lo) - De La Soul
3. So Fresh, So Clean - Outkast
* SHAME ROUND *
* end round *
9. Radio Ga-Ga - Queen
10. High Life - Daft Punk
11. Start Again - Operators
12. Silver - Caribou
13. Backstairs - The New Pornographers
14. Mama Told Me Not To Come - Wilson Pickett
17. Love's Gone Bad - Chris Clark
18. I'll Be In Trouble - The Temptations
19. Sugar Man - Rodriguez
21. Send Me An Angel - Real Life (clip from the movie "Rad")
* VALENTINE ROUND *
22. You Are Everything - The Stylistics 
23. Don't Dream It's Over - Crowded House
* end round *
26. Get Out Of My Life, Woman - The Grasella Oliphant Quartet
* CHANGE IT UP A NOTCH ROUND *
27. 60 Revolutions - Gogol Bordello
28. Sailing Away - Jennifer Castle
29. Compressor - Biting Tongues 
30. Move It On Over - Hank Williams
* end round *
31. Wild Bill Jones - The Slocan Ramblers
33. The Bottle - Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson
34. Negue (remix) - Cesaria Evora
35. Una Musica Brutal - Gotan Project
36. Girls - Slow Magic
* SHORT SONGS ROUND *
38. Two Heads Are Better Than One - Jeanie Dee
39. Lilith Fair - Darkbuster
40. Message From Earth - Miracle Beard
* end round *
41. Fall In Love - Slum Village
42. Everytime - Foals
43. Secret Oktober - Duran Duran
44. Seeing Stars - Borns

Notes:
- first plays for Crowded House, Billy Ocean, Roxette, Air Supply and The Stylistics

Quotes of the night:
"Even the Elders wouldn't attempt that." - Beau, re. the idea of a theme round of songs with the same chords 
"Even when it's not his turn he holds things up!" - Beau, re. the D.A.

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Music Night
Saturday, January 10th
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Jamie's place
Cast: Jamie, Beau, Jay, Aaron

1. Get Yours (feat. Big L, O.C. & Diamond D.) - D.I.T.C.
2. Every Girl I See - Buddy Guy
3. Like Sonny (Peshay remix) - John Coltrane
4. The Demon (Pt. 2) - Catalyst
5. White Room - Jimmy Ponder
6. Free Speech - Eddie Harris
* enter Aaron *
7. Steady On The Grind - Erykah Badu
8. Ice - Spirit
* Fender Rhodes round *
9. First Light - Percy Faith
10. Cry Baby Cry - Ramsey Lewis
11. Fall In Love - badbadnotgood
12. Black Marble - Hysear Don Walker
* end round *
13. Squeeze Play - The Phil Nimmons Group
14. T.S.O.P. - The Nite Blues Steel Band
15. The Hawk Talks - Duke Ellington
16. John Coltrane - The Clifford Jordan Quartet
17. Dazz - Brick
18. The Battlefield - Ghostface Killah
19. 100% - The Slew
20. Maybe - The Three Degrees
21. What's A Matter Baby - Timi Yuro
22. Whutcha Want? - Nine
23. Animal (Mark Ronson remix) - Miike Snow
24. Babies Makin' Babies - Sly & The Family Stone
25. Kowalski - Primal Scream
26. August 25, 2001 - Count Bass D
27. Highest - The Detroit Experiment
28. I Can't Help It - Judy Roberts
29. Joyce No. 2 - Johnson Mkhalali
30. Tainted - Slum Village
31. Time Come - Linton Kwesi Johnson
* Change It Up A Notch round *
32. Because We've Ended Now As Lovers - Jeff Beck
33. Get - Blurt
34. Where Are We Going? - Marvin Gaye
35. Aurora en Pekin - Mark Ribot & The Prosthetic Cubans
* end round *
36. Grandma's Hands - Barbara Streisand
37. Another Lonely Night In New York - Robin Gibb
38. Divine - Sebastien Tellier
39. Atomic Bomb - William Onyeabor
40. Peaceful Sundown - The Jan Hammer Group
41. Southern Nights - Allen Toussaint
42. Falkenberg - Discodeine
43. Time - The Moog Cookbook
44. Mambero - Cal Tjader
45. The Difference It Makes (Superpitcher remix) - The MFA
46. Redford - The Roots
47. You Woke Me Up! - Andrew Bird
48. Bedtime Story - Dr. Music

Notes:
- first play for Barbara Streisand
- first Scarborough Howl!

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Music Night
Saturday, November 29th
9:00 PM - 12:15 AM
Jon D.'s place
Cast: Jon F., Jon D., Beau, Jay

1. Watch Out - Fleetwood Mac
2. Long Grey Mare - Fleetwood Mac
3. Peachfuzz - KMD
4. Workout - Hank Mobley
5. Unchained - Van Halen
6. Big Jack - Charlie Rich
7. I'm A Greedy Man (Pt. 2) - James Brown
8. Hollywood Swingin'  - Kool & The Gang
9. Burnin' Love - Elvis
10. Testify - The Isley Brothers
11. Concerto In X Minor - Brand Nubian
12. How Do You Say...Love - Deee-Lite
13. The Tide Is High - Blondie
14. Politician - Cream (RIP Jack Bruce)
15. Singin' The Blues - Tommy Steele
* HALL OF FAME ROUND*
16. A Love Bizarre - Sheila E
17. Waterfall - The Stone Roses
18. That's All You Need - The Faces
19. John Cage Bubblegum - Stereolab
* END ROUND *
20. Who's Gonna Help Me - Tenor Saw
21. Radio, Radio - Elvis Costello
22. Hey Bulldog - The Beatles
23. Time - Jungle
24. The Meeting - Kool G Rap & 38 Special
25. Rocky Mountain Way (live) - Joe Walsh
* SHORT SONGS ROUND *
26. Auditorium - Guided By Voices
27. My Girl Josephine - Jerry Jaye
28. The Coffee Song - Eydie Gorme
29. Nowhere To Go - Tony Molina
* END ROUND *
30. Do You Believe In Magic? - The Lovin' Spoonful
31. Conquering Ruler - Derrick Morgan
32. Dancing In The Dark - Bruce Springsteen
33. One Too Many Mornings - Bob Dylan and The Band

Insult of the night: "ass-jerks" (as applied to the Eagles and Crosby, Stills and Nash)

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Music Night
Saturday, November 15th
9:45 PM - 2:00 AM
Matt and Saira's place
Cast: Beau, Matt, Saira, AGP, Julia

1. The Graham Bond Organization - Harmonica
2. Peter, Paul & Mary - Leatherwing Bat
3. Jungle - Time
4. Portlandia - The Dream of the 90s
5. Run DMC vs. Jason Nevins - It's Like That
6. Future Islands - Seasons (Waiting On You)
7. The Rural Alberta Advantage - Runners In The Night
8. Blonde Redhead - Heroine
9. Brian Eno - Baby's On Fire
10. Junius Meyvant - Color Decay
11. Joe Thomas - Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)
12. The Red Hot Chili Peppers - If You Have To Ask
13. Ana Tijoux - Somas Sur (feat. Shadia Mansour)
14. Meghan Trainor - All About That Bass
* BAD VIDEO ROUND *
15. B4-4 - Get Down
16. The Los Angeles Rams - Ram It
17. Wang Rong Rollin - Chick Chick
18. Haddaway - What Is Love
19. Ariana Grande - Break Free (feat. Zedd)
* END ROUND *
20. Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill
21. Fine Young Cannibals - She Drives Me Crazy 
22. Fleetwood Mac - Never Going Back Again
* CHANGE IT UP A NOTCH ROUND *
23. Shadrack and The Mandem - Guns and Pork
24. Taylor Swift - Shake It Off
25. The Grapes Of Wrath - All The Things I Wasn't
26. Ike and Tina Turner - Bold Soul Sister (live)
27. The Offspring - The Kids Aren't Alright
* END ROUND *
28. Kiesza - Giant In My Heart
* SHAME ROUND *
29. Becky G - Shower
30. The Backstreet Boys - I Want It That Way
31. Steve Perry - Oh Sherrie
32. S Club 7 - S Club Party
33. Rihanna - Diamonds
* END ROUND *
34. R.L. Burnside - See My Jumper Hanging On The Line
* exit AGP *
35. Def Leppard - Hysteria
36. AC/DC - Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap
37. The Slocan Ramblers - Coffee Creek
38. Chill Bump - The Eponym
* SHORT SONGS ROUND *
39. PJ Harvey - Shame
40. The Marketts - Out Of Limits
41. Peter Paul & Mary - Early In The Mornin'
42. James Brown - Out Of Sight

First-ever plays for Peter, Paul & Mary, The Grapes of Wrath, The Offspring and The Backstreet Boys

Quotes of the night:
"I feel like I'm at the mall." - Matt, re. "Break Free"
"That has totally destabilized my meaning of love." - Julia re. "What Is Love"
"Backstreet were more of a serious artist, right?" - Matt
Julia: "What did the "S" [in S Club 7] stand for, anyways?" AGP: "Party."
"I don't know much about Scottish people, but what I do know I know fo' sho'." - Matt
"Short songs, then one more round! C'mon, I'm drunk here!" - Saira

Friday, August 22, 2014

Music Night
Friday, August 22nd
9:45 PM - 1:30 AM
Matt and Saira's place
Cast: Riaz, Saira, Matt, Julia, AGP, Beau

1. Spanish Gold - Out On The Street
2. Nabiha - Never Played The Bass
3. HAIM - Forever
4. The White Stripes - Seven Nation Army
5. Owen Gray - Help Me
6. Rodriguez - Hate Street Dialogue
7. Rachid Taha - Rock El Casbah
8. Sloan - Money City Maniacs
9. The Mummies - The Fly
10. The Osbourne Brothers - Ruby, Are You Mad
11. Trampled By Turtles - Wait So Long
* CHANGE IT UP A NOTCH ROUND *
12. Pompeya - 90
13. Lana Del Rey - Cruel World
14. The Wu-Tang Clan - Gravel Pit
15. Stereolab - Demeure
16. Kiesza - Hideaway
* END ROUND *
 * enter Matt *
17. The Slocan Ramblers - The Law And The Lonesome
18. The Civil Wars - The One That Got Away
* SHAME ROUND *
19. Odd Future - Rella
20. The Spice Girls - Spice Up Your Life
21. Empire Of The Sun - Walking On A Dream
22. Sean Kingston - Beautiful Girls
23. The Chainsmokers - #SELFIE
24. Celine Dion - The Power Of Love
* END ROUND *
25. Graham Central Station - Pow
26. Craig Mack - Flava In Ya Ear
27. Justin Rutledge - Out Of The Woods
28. Starcadian - Ronnie
29. The Tragically Hip - Springtime In Vienna
30. Radiohead - You And Whose Army?
31. Lana Del Rey - West Coast
32. The Stranglers - Skin Deep
33. The Psychedelic Furs - Love My Way
34. Simple Minds - Someone, Somewhere In Summertime
35. The Killers - On Top
36. Robyn - Call Your Girlfriend
37. The Flaming Lips and Bon Iver - Ashes In The Air
38. Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence
39. The Whitest Boy Alive - Burning
40. Hikaru Utada - Traveling
* exit AGP *
41. New Order - True Faith
42. The Smiths - How Soon Is Now?
43. BLKKATHY - Dem Bones
* exit Beau and Julia *
44. Jets Overhead - Beach Dream

Quotes Of The Night:

"I find your hashtags subversive." - Matt
"How do you *know* it's a goat?" - Julia
"English people are obsessed with factories." - Matt
"I think this song is about anal sex." - Julia, re. "The Power Of Love"