Face cards: approximation of a playlist §25

5 10 2006

Face Cards


God save the Queen – Sex Pistols
Hey Jack Kerouac – 10,000 Maniacs
Jack – The Monochrome Set
The queen is dead – The Smiths
King Of Carrot Flowers Part 1 – Neutral Milk Hotel
Jack-ass – Beck
Karaoke queen – Catatonia
King of the kerb – Echobelly
Tracy Jacks – Blur
King of the road – The Proclaimers
Queen Bitch – David Bowie
King of kings – Echo and the Bunnymen
Queen of the new year – Deacon Blue
The king of rock n’ roll – Prefab Sprout
King Of The Mountain – Kate Bush
You’re My Queen – Mercury Rev
Dancing Queen – ABBA
Fiery Jack – The Fall
For We Are The King Of The Boudoir – The Magnetic Fields



One response

5 10 2006
Mick Jagger

Jumpin’ Jack Flash it’s a gas gas gas


Rock & Roll Queen – The Subways
Killer Queen – Queen
Kind of Wishful Thinking – Go West

Eeek – and on that depressing note (I can’t believe that I dredged that one up) I’ll leave it.


(King obviously – not kind.)


Queen of Hearts, Dave Edmunds
Little Queen of Spades, Eric Clapton
Queen of Clubs, KC & the Sunshine Band

Hit the Road, Jack, Ray Charles

The Joker, Steve Miller Band (I can never remember whether the joker counts as a face card or not)


The track that seemed to be on constant loop at the pub I went to as a teenager…

Ace of Spades – Motorhead

…pint of snakebite anyone?


…okay, so the ace of spades isn’t a face card – it’s late and it’s been a long week…


Classic Ellie!

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