Lifecycle 3: Approximation of a playlist §64

1 09 2013

A partial playlist

Whilst no-one has actually asked me what I listened to during the leg ride from Nevill Holt to University Park (see this post for details of the ride) I thought I would nevertheless offer a record of some of the songs played on the way round. Not all are ideal cycling music but they worked for me.

Start! – The Jam
Lightning Bolt – Jake Bugg
Back of My Hand – Jags
There There My Dear – Dexy’s Midnight Runners
North Country Boy – Charlatans
My favourite game – The Cardigans
Rat Trap  – The Boomtown Rats
Honey Be Good  – The Bible
Good Vibrations  – The Beach Boys
Rococo – Arcade Fire
Brand New Fear  – Albino
Getinvolved-Cropped-714x355 Generals and Majors – XTC
Ship of fools  – World Party
Books  – The Teardrop Explodes
Road to nowhere – Talking Heads
You Keep Me Hangin’ On – The Supremes
Peaches – The Stranglers
Uptight (Everything’s Alright) –  Stevie Wonder
While You See a Chance – Steve Winwood
Rusholme ruffians – The Smiths
I Travel – Simple Minds
Somewhere In China – Shop Assistants
Keep On Keeping On –  The Redskins
Do you remember the first time?  – Pulp
Everest – Public Service Broadcasting
Crash – Primitives
Rocks – Primal Scream
Love Is A Bourgeois Construct  – Pet Shop Boys
I’m in love with a German film star  – The Passions
Hey Ya!  – OutKast
The Riverboat Song  – Ocean Colour Scene
Rock ‘n’ roll star –  Oasis
True faith  – New Order
These Boots Are Made For Walkin’ – Nancy Sinatra
Nowhere to Run – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
Echo Beach – Martha and the Muffins
Everything must go – Manic Street Preachers
Titanium – Kraftwerk
Transmission –  Joy Division
Velvet Underground – Jonathan Richman
Tightrope –  Janelle Monáe
The Passenger – Iggy Pop
(We Don’t Need This) Fascist Groove Thang  – Heaven 17
Times Like These –  Glen Campbell
Right Down the Line  – Gerry Rafferty
The Night –  Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
Do I Love You (Indeed I Do) – Frank Wilson
Don’t Stop – Fleetwood Mac
Container drivers – The Fall
Missing (Todd Terry remix) – Everything but the Girl
One Day Like This – Elbow
Never stop – Echo and the Bunnymen
Sticky Wickets – The Duckworth Lewis Method
Pounding  – Doves
Hello, I Love You  – The Doors
River Jordan – Dog Is Dead
I’ve been to a marvellous party  – The Divine Comedy
Just Can’t Get Enough – Depeche Mode
Where Are We Now? – David Bowie
Le Freak  – Chic
The Greatest – Cat Power
Everybody’s happy nowadays – Buzzcocks
Girl from Mars – Ash
I say a little prayer – Aretha Franklin
Live & Let Die – Paul McCartney & Wings (which was playing when I crossed the finish line)

So, something there for everyone. But really just for me.

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