Literary pretenstions: approximation of a playlist §60

2 06 2012

Literary pretensions – songs pinching or very closely linked to the titles of books or poems

Atrocity Exhibition    – Joy Division

Lost Weekend   – Lloyd Cole & the Commotions

She   –  Peter Skellern

Tobacco Road   –    Nashville Teens

Cecilia   –  Simon & Garfunkel

Thunderball   –  Tom Jones

Up the junction   –  Squeeze

Venus in furs   –  The Velvet Underground & Nico

Charlotte Sometimes   –  The Cure

There she goes, my beautiful world    – Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds

Xanadu  –  Electric Light Orchestra

Wuthering Heights    – Kate Bush

Dr Faustus   –  The Fall

Arabian Knights  –  Siouxsie & the Banshees

Killing an Arab    – The Cure

Sex Crime (1984)    Eurythmics

Guns Of Navarone    – The Specials

Great Expectations –   New Model Army




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