People Were Dropping Names and "Alex Chilton" Hit Me On the Head: Songs about Real People

Artist Song Buy
Bree Sharp  David Duchovny  buy on itunes
Barenaked Ladies  Brian Wilson  buy on itunes
Phish  David Bowie  buy on itunes
David Bowie  Andy Warhol  buy on itunes
The Pogues  Jesse James  buy on itunes
The Replacements  Alex Chilton  buy on itunes
Bob Dylan  Blind Willie McTell  buy on itunes
The Seth Material  Dustin Diamond  buy on itunes
Belle and Sebastian  Seymour Stein  buy on itunes
John Vanderslice  Bill Gates Must Die  buy on itunes
The Modern Lovers  Pablo Picasso  buy on itunes
Half Man Half Biscuit  I Hate Nerys Hughes  buy on itunes
Cake  Frank Sinatra  buy on itunes
Wesley Willis  Kurt Cobain  buy on itunes
Flaming Lips  Thank You Jack White  buy on itunes
Songs: Ohia  Steve Albini's Blues  buy on itunes


All of these songs are about real people. It's a shame about Wesley Willis.
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Date: 8/31/2003
Nice theme. Kudos on a careful execution; every song is solid.
Date: 8/31/2003
Great mix. Excellent choices. May Wesley Willis rest in peace. I saw him at the 7th Street Entry in Minneapolis a few years ago. He put on a great show.
Katie Red
Date: 9/1/2003
i haven't seen david duchovny on anything on this site. this is a good mix.
bob lurkenstien
Date: 10/9/2003
what about Jerry Garcia's finger by soundgarden?

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