10.06.2006

Would You Like Some Music, Little Girl?

Would You Like Some Music, Little Girl?

Iz spent this past weekend at a Daddy-daughter campout with her friends Fifi and Violet. The campers played music, got absolutely filthy with trail dust and creek mud, and celebrated Fifi's birthday. The week before, her mother had written me saying that Fifi would really like more music from us. So, because I'm pretty sure Armada and her partner Craig will approve, I sent the birthday girl a selection of songs that I would let my kids listen to (below). You might notice that I've not collected much new music in the past 15 years or so. If your kids want copies (two CD's), let me know.

Brrrlak!- Zap Mama
Poisoning Pigeons In The Park (Orchestrated Version) - Tom Lehrer
Istanbul (Not Constantinople) - They Might Be Giants
Raukawa (Maori, NZ 1930) - The Tahiwis, accom. by The Rhythmic Three
Bottle Cap - The Squids
Ghost Town - Specials
Free Nelson Mandela - Special AKA
Pass The Hatchet - Roger & The Gypsies
Sheena Is a Punk Rocker - The Ramones
Apple Picker's Reel - Priscilla Herdman
My Baby Portable Player Sound - Pizzicato Five
Lumberjack Song - Monty Python
Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough - Michael Jackson
Hualalai - Makaha Sons Of Ni'ihau
Wings of a Dove (A Celebratory Song) - Madness
The Preamble (Schoolhouse Rock) - Lynn Ahrens
Kiko And The Lavender Moon - Los Lobos
White Coral Bells, Fruit Salad Salsa - Laurie Berkner
The Lonely Goatherd - Julie Andrews And Children
Teddy Bears' Picnic, Arkansas Traveler - Jerry Garcia and David Grisman
Mercedes Benz - Janice Joplin
Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious , Harry Connick, Jr.
Zombie Jamboree , Harry Belafonte
Pro Nene Nanar , Geraldo Leite
Moses (Singin' In the Rain) - Gene Kelly & Donald O'Connor
Anything You Can Do - Ethel Merman
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction - Devo
Should I Stay Or Should I Go? - The Clash
Hum - Chris Molla
Oh My Love - Chopper
South American Way - Carmen Miranda
Medley: Nega Maluca / Billie Jean / Eleanor Rigby - Caetano Veloso
Baby It's Cold Outside (With Bob Dorough) -Blossom Dearie
I Found A Million Dollar Baby - Bing Crosby
Hamady Boiro - Baaba Maal
Wouldn't It Be Loverly (My Fair Lady) - Audrey Hepburn
My Skateboard, Cat With 2 Heads, Magic Chicken - Aquabats
Surrey with the Fringe on Top - Alfred Drake

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