A lover of unreason, and an exile (beingjdc) wrote,
A lover of unreason, and an exile

Feeling Gloomy

So anyway yes, having anticipated doing a 45 minute set, maybe about an hour or so, I ended up pretty much DJing for the whole of Saturday night. Here are some people sitting down in an amusing fashion as I try to decide what to play after Sit Down, eventually picking a request.

10pm - 12:30am

The Cure - Lullaby
Nick Cave - Where the Wild Roses Grow
Sister of Mercy - This Corrosion
Stephen Malkmus - Jennifer and the Ess-Dog
Belle and Sebastian - Cuckoo
Trembling Blue Stars - St. Paul's Cathedral at Night
ABBA - Our Last Summer
Furniture - Brilliant Mind
Edith Piaf - Hymne a L'amour
Bobbie Gentry - Ode to Billy Joe (Tallahatchie Bridge)
Barbra Streisand - The Way We Were
Nick Cave - Into My Arms
Elvis Presley - In The Ghetto
Maria McKee - Show Me Heaven
Scott Walker - First Love Never Dies
Julie London - Cry Me a River
Moody Blues - Nights in White Satin
Janis Ian - Between the Lines
Hary Nilsson - Everybody's Talking
The Smiths - Last Night I Dreamt...
The Verve - The Drugs Don't Work
Dionne Warwick - Walk on By
Abba - Fernando
The Carpenters - Goodbye to Love
Blur - Tender
Tatu - How Soon is Now
Morrissey - That's Entertainment
Little Anthony - Tears on my Pillow
Electronic - Getting Away with It
OMD - Pandora's Box
Pulp - Razamatazzz
Pet Shop Boys - It's a Sin
Julian Cope - World Shut Your Mouth
Kim Carnes - Bette Davis Eyes
Squeeze - Up the Junction
The Cure - Just Like Heaven
Soft Cell - Sex Dwarf
OMD - Enola Gay
Ramones - Poison Heart
New Order - Blue Monday
The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary
Candi Staton - Suspicious Minds

1:30am - 4am

ABBA - Angel Eyes
Smiths - Charming Man
Pulp - Disco 2000
Kaiser Chiefs - I Predict a Riot
The Specials - Too Much Too Young
The Killers - Mr Brightside
Franz Ferdinand - Take Me Out
The Wannadies - You and Me Song
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit
James - Sit Down
Human League - Electric Dreams
The Cure - In Between Days
Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart
Jilted John - Jilted John
Billy Idol - White Wedding
Housemartins - Happy Hour
Pixies - Debaser
Pulp - Babies
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams
Suede - Animal Nitrate
Kate Bush - Wuthering Heights
David Bowie - Modern Love
The Smiths - Every Day is like Sunday
New Order - Regret
Ooberman - Moth to a Flame
Elton John - I'm Still Standing
Sandy Shaw - Always Something There To Remind Me
Specials - Ghost Town
Sultans of Ping - Where's Me Jumper
Edwyn Collins - A Girl Like You
Dolly Parton - Jolene
Pet Shop Boys - Always On My Mind
Echo and the Bunnymen - The Killing Moon
JJ72 - October Swimmer
Alison Moyet - Weak in the Presence of Beauty
Suede - Saturday Night
er, some other stuff...
Tammy Wynette - Stand By Your Man
Peter, Paul and Mary - Puff The Magic Dragon

Hurrah. Oddest moment was the request slips I kept getting from the ladies at the front. They were emphatically not requests for music.
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