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Other Mixes By johnnyboy

CD | Mixed Genre
CD | Mixed Genre
CD | Mixed Genre
CD | Alternative - Indie Rock

Nuclear War, Go!

Artist Song Buy
(International) Noise Conspiracy  Baby Doll (NERD)  buy on itunes
Elbow  Independent Woman (Destiny's Child)  buy on itunes
Mudhoney  Pump It Up (Elvis Costello)  buy on itunes
Devo  (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction (Rolling Stones)  buy on itunes
Brainiac  Go! (Tones on Tail)  buy on itunes
The Faint  Mote (Sonic Youth)  buy on itunes
Pavement  Killing Moon (Echo & The Bunnymen)  buy on itunes
Tindersticks  Here (Pavement)  buy on itunes
Luna  Thank You For Sending Me An Angel (Talking Heads)  buy on itunes
Failure  Enjoy The Silence (Depeche Mode)  buy on itunes
Queens of The Stone Age  Never Say Never (Romeo Void)  buy on itunes
Elastica with Pavement  The Unheard Music (X)  buy on itunes
Mercury Rev  If You Want Me To Stay (Sly & the Family Stone)  buy on itunes
Silkworm  Ooh La La (Faces)  buy on itunes
Johnny Cash  One (U2)  buy on itunes
The White Stripes  Jolene (Dolly Parton)  buy on itunes
Wilco & Syd Straw  The T.B. Is Whipping Me (Ernest Tubb)  buy on itunes
Spoon  Decora (Yo La Tengo)  buy on itunes
Yo La Tengo  Nuclear War (Sun Ra)  buy on itunes
Travis  Baby One More Time (Britney Spears)  buy on itunes


So I made a theme mix of covers by some of my indie favorites. Tryied to stick mostly with good production versions and not reuse a band (for instance I was very tempted to Queens of the Stone age's cover of the Kinks but chose this older recording instead). This plays pretty good as is, but I am open to more suggestions. One song I would love to have added is the Flaming Lips version of Kylie Minogue's Can't get you out of my head - but as I am in Europe now those cdep's are too expensive for my tastes. how I yearn for the neighborhood used cd store, oh well...maybe next time.
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Date: 4/21/2003
Radnicity factor? 9.5 easy. Very well done.But beggars the question: How did you even FIND some of this stuff?
Date: 4/21/2003
incredible mix, definitely ties with the title.
Date: 4/22/2003
when did the queens of the stone age do never say never? jeez, how'd i miss that one?

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