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From "Music And Your Mind: Listening With A New Consciousness," by Helen L. Bonny and Louis M. Savary

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Music Night
Saturday, April 15th
8:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Matt and Saira's place
Cast: Matt, Julia, Beau, Saira, AGP (special appearance: Amara)

1. Kendji Girac - Mon Univers (Amara)
2. Great Lake Swimmers - She Comes To Me In Dreams
3. King Creosote - Bluebell, Cockleshell, 1-2-3
4. United Future Organization - Doopsylalolic
5. PZK - Chuis Bo
6. The Avalanches - Because I'm Me
7. Blur - Beetlebum
8. PJ Harvey - The Wheel
9. Guilty Simpson - Reputation (feat. Apollo Brown)
10. Kendrick Lamar - Humble
11. Battles - The Yabba
12. Grandaddy - The Crystal Lake
13. Run The Jewels - Call Ticketron
14. Monie Love - Monie In The Middle
15. Sally - Thundamentals (feat. Mataya)
16. Destroyer - Kaputt
17. Eric Prydz - Call On Me
* SHAME ROUND *
18. DJ Snake & Lil Jon - Turn Down For What
19. Wham! - Wham Rap! (Enjoy What You Do)
20. The Weeknd - I Feel It Coming (feat. Daft Punk)
21. Rebecca Black - Starboy
22. Vanessa Carlton - A Thousand Miles
* END SHAME ROUND *
23. A Tribe Called Quest - Jazz (We've Got) Buggin' Out
24. Anderson .Paak - Come Down
25. Logic - Black Spiderman (feat. Damian Lemar Hudson)
26. Electric Light Orchestra - Don't Bring Me Down
27. Bikini Kill - Rebel Girl
28. Shaun Ryder - Close The Dam
29. Laura Mvula - Green Garden
30. Dee D. Jackson - Automatic Lover
* INTERNATIONAL ROUND *
31. Deichkind - Leider Geil
32. Bjork - Big Time Sensuality
33. The Stranglers - Skin Deep
34. Fettes Brot - Nordisch By Nature
35. Lock Chan - Lock Your Luck
* END INTERNATIONAL ROUND *
* CHANGE IT UP A NOTCH ROUND *
36. Tom Brousseau - We Were Meant To Be Together
37. Lenny Kravitz - Are You Gonna Go My Way
38. Tone Loc - Loc'in On The Shaw
39. The Dead South - In Hell I'll Be In Good Company
40. Daft Punk - Harder Better Faster Stronger
* END CHANGE IT UP A NOTCH ROUND *
41. The Tragically Hip - When The Weight Comes Down
42. Feist - Pleasure
43. Sloan - On The Road Again/Transona Five
44. Missy Elliot - I'm Better (feat. Lamb)
45. Edan - Promised Land
46. The Super Friendz - 10 lbs.
47. Oddnesse - Somewhere Somehow
48. Low Cut Connie - Rio
49. Lizzo - Good As Hell
50. Dolly Parton - I Will Always Love You
* exit AGP *
51. The Breeders - Drivin' On 9
52. Frightened Rabbit - Get Out
53. Session Victim - Good Intentions
54. Jamiroquai - Cloud 9

Note:
- Amara (age 8) becomes the youngest person to play a song at a music night (although there have been requests by younger peeps)

Quotes of the night:

"This song is like infrastructure spending" and "This song sounds like one I'd hear outside Starbucks. And then I'd think, 'This is why I never go into Starbucks'." - Matt, who had a lot of thoughts about "A Thousand Miles" by Vanessa Carlton
"Matt only watches this video for the articles." - Beau, re. "Call On Me"
"Is that your shame papyrus?" - Julia, re. AGP
"We saw these guys at Lee's Palace. They exploded my sternum." - Matt, re. Battles

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Music Night
Saturday, March 18th
7:45 PM - 12:15 AM
Skip's place
Cast: Beau, Skip, Eric, Jay

1. The Soul Searchers - Blowout
2. Jerry Butler - Just Because I Really Love You
3. Manchild - Especially For you
4. Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson - Angel Dust
5. Blue Sky Black Death & Jean Grae - Threats
6. Tim Maia - Nobody Can Live Forever
7. Leon Lowman - Bumpin' On Sunset
8. Lô Borges - Toda Essa Água
9. Desmond Dekker & The Aces - Intensified
10. Philip Budny - Eclipses
11. Sun Palace - Rude Movements
12. Mall Grab - Can't
13. The Horace Silver Quintet - Break City
14. Dizzy Gillespie & Machito - Calidoscopico
15. Donny Hathaway - The Ghetto (live)
16. Charles Williams - Trees and Grass and Things
17. Chuck Berry - Back In The U.S.A. (RIP)
18. David Axelrod - Ken Russell
19. Cat Stevens - Was Dog A Doughnut
20. Prince - Cindy C.
21. Fine Young Cannibals - Time Isn't Kind
22. Paul McCartney - Goodnight Tonight
23. David Bendeth - Feel The Real
24. Sade - Maureen
25. The Incredible Funk League - On & On (feat. Sadat X)
26. Full Circle - The Plot
27. Junei - Let's Ride
28. Scarface - On My Block
29. Tone-Lōc - Don't Get Close
30. Stone Alliance - Sweetie Pie
31. Bo Hansson - The Sun (Parallel or 90 Degrees)
32. Portishead - All Mine (live)
33. Darc Mind - Visions Of Blur
34. Saukrates - Rollin' (remix, feat. Masta Ace & O.C.)
35. 94 East - If You See Me
36. Kaytranada - Weight Off (feat. BadBadNotGood)
37. David Bowie - Win
38. Rotary Connection - I Am The Black Gold Of The Sun
39. Jax Transit Authority - Life Is A Miracle
40. Cobblestone Jazz - 5th Element
41. Galt MacDermot - Ripped Apart By Metal Explosions
42. Thirstin Howl III - Brooklyn Hard Rock Pt. 2 (feat. Unique London)
43. Black Sabbath - Planet Caravan
44. Gang Starr - Above The Clouds (feat. Inspectah Deck)

Notes:
- first plays for Cat Stevens, Scarface, Galt MacDermot, Rotary Connection & Tone-Lōc

Quote of the night:
"She's definitely the Phil Collins of jazz." - Jay. re. Sade

Friday, December 30, 2016

Music Night
Friday, December 30th
8:45 PM - 1:30 AM
Riaz's place
Cast: Julia, Saira, AGP, Matt, Damir, Riaz, Beau

1. D'Angelo - 1000 Deaths
2. The Pharcyde - Drop
3. Flight Of The Conchords - Rhymenocerous vs. Hiphopotamus
4. Hitchhiker - Ding Dong
5. Shabazz Palaces - Black Up
6. Caribou - Odessa
7. Depth Charge - Shaolin Buddha Finger
8. Solange - Cranes In The Sky
9. Flight Facilities - Foreign Language (feat. Jess)
10. Jain - Come
* 2016 IN MEMORIAM ROUND*
11. George Michael - I Want Your Sex
12. Leonard Cohen - Did I Ever Love You
13. David Bowie - Let's Dance
14. Prince - Little Red Corvette
15. George Michael - Freedom! 90
16. A Tribe Called Quest- Electric Relaxation
17. Prince - Starfish & Coffee
* END ROUND *
18. PUP - Dark Days
19. Le1f- Spa Day
20. Trust - Barely
21. Jamie xx - Gosh
22. The Moth & The Flame - Young & Unafraid
23. Secession - The Magician
24. The Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind
25. The Skydiggers - A Penny More
26. The Kominas - Sharia Law In The USA
27. The Tallest Man On Earth - Like The Wheel
28. Elliot Smith - Kiwi Maddog 20/20
* SHAME ROUND *
29. Billy Idol - Mony Mony (live)
30. Boy Meets Girl - Waiting For A Star To Fall
31. Chris DeBurgh - Lady In Red
32. Splash 'n Boots - Yellow And Blue
33. Alessia Cara - Scars To Your Beautiful
34. Haywire - Dance Desire
35. Billy Joel - Piano Man
* END ROUND *
36. Cold War Kids - First
37. Visionaires - If You Can't Say Love
38. The Avalanches - Frankie Sinatra
39. Wilco - Jesus, Inc.
40. Gogol Bordello - Start Wearing Purple
41. Daniel Lanois - Duo Glide
42. Stetsasonic - Talkin' All That Jazz
* exit Damir *
43. Cyndi Lauper - Money Changes Everything (live)
44. Madonna - Nothing Really Matters
45. Bjork - It's Oh So Quiet
46. REM - Romance
47. Matt Mays & El Torpedo - On The Hood
48. Cutter - Head Splitter

Notes:
- "Freedom! 90": 7000th song in Music Night history

Quotes of the night:

"You gotta Tom Waits that shit." - Matt
"We *know* what a drop is, Matt." - Damir
" He really likes this song!" - Julia, through tears of laughter, re. "Piano Man"

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Music Night
Saturday, December 10th
9:15 PM - 1:30 AM
Matt and Saira's place
Cast: Saira, Matt, AGP, Julia, Beau

1. Royksopp - Never Ever (feat. Susanne Sundfor)
2. Tame Impala - Feels Like We Only Go Backwards
3. Gorillaz - Feel Good Inc. (feat. De La Soul)
4. Tanya Tagaq - Centre (feat. Shad)
5. Run DMC - Run's House
6. Black M - La legende (feat. Dr. Beriz)
7. A Tribe Called Quest - We The People
8. Michie Mee & L.A. Luv - Jamaican Funk Canadian Style
9. Bjork - Triumph Of A Heart
10. The Beastie Boys - Shadrach (live on Soul Train)
11. Lorn - Acid Rain
* CHRISTMAS ROUND *
12. No Doubt - Oi To The World 
13. The Youngsters - Christmas In Jail
14. Justin Beiber & Busta Rhymes - Drummer Boy (live)
15. Snoop Doggy Dogg - Santa Claus Is Going Straight To The Ghetto
* CHANGE IT UP A NOTCH ROUND *
16. Julia Andrews - Lamb Of God
* END CHRISTMAS ROUND *
17. PUP - Mabu
18. Shooby Taylor - Dance Lessons
19. Foals - Spanish Sahara
20. Carl Perkins - Tennessee
* END CHANGE IT UP A NOTCH ROUND *
21. Seafret - Oceans
22. The Sadies - Anna Leigh
23. Bon Iver - _____45______
24. Interpol - Untitled (live)
25. Oasis - Columbia
26. Hayden James - Just A Lover
27. Hitchhiker - 11 (Eleven)
28. Kazoo Kid - Trap Remix
* SHAME ROUND *
29. American Dad - Daddy's Gone
30. Steve Winwood - Valerie 
31. Ariana Grande - Side To Side (feat. Nicki Minaj)
32. Coldplay - Adventure Of A Lifetime
33. King Usznviewicz - From Me To You
* END SHAME ROUND *
34. Junius Meyvant - Beat Silent Need
35. Hotel Eden - Nimble Girl
36. Tyler The Creator - Perfect (feat. Kali Uchis and Austin Feinstein)
37. Duran Duran - My Own Way
38. Bombo Estereo - Soy Yo
39. Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill
40. Monie Love - It's A Shame (My Sister)
41. The Weeknd - Starboy (feat. Daft Punk)
42. Zamfir - The Lonely Shepherd
43. Link Wray - Rumble (live)
44. Poison - Talk Dirty To Me
45. Entro Senestre - Rosegold
46. Asher Otto & Itchyfeet - Get Lucky
47. REM - Texarkana
48. Lightning Bolt - Ride The Sky (live)
49. Susanne Sundfor - Fade Away
50. The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Take Five (live)

Notes:
- first plays for Carl Perkins, Zamfir and Julie Andrews

Quotes of the night:

"Who is this? Some kind of...progressive artist?" - Matt

Matt: "I'm not feeling the God."
Julia: "That's why you switch. Got any Satan?"

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Music Night - Weeknight Edition
Thursday, November 3rd
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Skip's place
Cast: Skip,  Bird, Jay, Beau

1. Bag's Groove - Milt Jackson
2. Gridlock - Vikrama
3. Hip Walk - Cal Tjader
4. Ride Me High - J.J. Cale
5. Space Is The Place - Pleasure
6. African Brother - The John Payne Band
7. Alone With You - Thee Image
8. Baby Blue - Badfinger
9. Tropical Eel - Jimi Tenor
10. Taco Bell Canon - Mixed Company
11. And That, Too - Bad Bad Not Good
12. L'ecole du micro d'argent - IAM
13. Strobelite Honey (Maybe We Did mix) - Black Sheep
14. Stormy Days - Carm Mascarenhas
15. Show No Flair (feat. John Smith) - Birdapres
16. Spanish Moon - Little Feat
17. The Rep Grows Bigga - Gang Starr
18. Hunk Of Heaven - Lemuria
19. Enjoy Your Life - Oby Onyioha
20. Stinging Velvet - Neko Case
21. You're Gonna Need Me - Dionne Warwick
22. Fourneau Cosmique - Roger Powell
23. Billy Boy - Miles Davis and Red Garland
24. Mambo Sun - T. Rex
25. Pity You, Pity Me - Bill Cole
26. Full Nelson - Don Thompson
27. I Need Your Lovin' - Teena Marie
28. Nothing Can Stop Us Now - Saint Etienne
29. Pale Blue - The Mary Lou Williams Trio
30. The King Of Kensington - Bob McMullin
31. Snow - The Chemical Brothers
32. Suntoucher (feat. Jeru The Damaja) - Groove Armada
33. Dewel - Mulatu Astatke
34. Herb's Herbs - Herb Bernstein
35. Men At Work - Kool G Rap & DJ Polo
36. After Hours - A Tribe Called Quest
37. Fluid - The Beatnuts

Notes:
- first plays for Teena Marie and Saint Etienne

Quote of the night: "This might turn into a Roger Troutman situation." - Bird