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Tuesday, January 1, 2008

Happy New Year, and Thanks (with setlist)


Thanks to everyone that came out to our little party last night, especially those that stuck around through the technical difficulties. Here's to a great 2008.


The final 'Calvin & Hobbes', 12/31/95

Here's the set from last night. Notice when it turned into a full-on 80s night:

Freezepop - Afterparty
Cassius - Toop Toop
Carbon/Silicon - What the Fuck
Of Montreal - Gronlandic Edit
Devo - Time Out For Fun
Art Brut - Modern Art
Shiny Toy Guns - The Weather Girl
Mission Giant - All in a Night's Work (new stuff)
The Smiths - Nowhere Fast
Die Totem Hosen - Brickfield Nights
REM - Radio Free Europe
The Faint - Desperate Guys
Depeche Mode - It's No Good
The Alarm - 68 Guns
Sparks - Mickey Mouse
David Bowie - Ashes to Ashes
U2 - Two Hearts Beat As One
New Order - Thieves Like Us
Duran Duran - The Reflex
The Police - Synchronicity II
Blondie - Hanging on the Telephone
XTC - Making Plans for Nigel
Yaz - Situation
Hall & Oates - Private Eyes
Cheap Trick - Surrender
David Bowie - Rebel Rebel
Queen - Don't Stop Me Now
The Smiths - Panic
Pulp - Common People
***HAPPY NEW YEAR!***
Kenny Loggins - Footloose
Blur - Girls & Boys
Journey - Don't Stop Believin'
ELO - Xanadu
A-ha - Take On Me
Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart
Erasure - A Little Respect
Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
Billy Joel - You May Be Right
Sparks - Angst In My Pants
The Cure - In Between Days
The Smiths - This Charming Man
Supergrass - Alright
David Bowie - Let's Dance
The Pretenders - Brass in Pocket
Joy Division - Digital
Devo - Whip It
Pulp - Disco 2000
A Flock of Seagulls - Space Age Love Song
Blondie - Call Me
Cyndi Lauper - She Bop
Generation X - Dancing with Myself
Dexy's Midnight Runner - Come On Eileen
The Clash - Train In Vain
Michael Jackson - Beat It
INXS - Don't Change
Musical Youth - Pass the Dutchie
New Order - Ceremony
George Michael - Faith
Devo - Girl U Want
Dead or Alive - You Spin Me 'Round
Depeche Mode - Personal Jesus
The B-52s - Rock Lobster
Queen - Radio Ga Ga

I still managed to throw a couple of Britpop gems in there. We'll be back to our normal routine soon, maybe this Friday.

2 comments:

Leslie said...

There are some flipping awesome songs in that list. Props for Blur's Girls & Boys.

Joel "El Macho" said...

much appreciated. 'parklife' was definitely one of the high points of the 90s.

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