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wrapped up in books

Artist Song
Maroon 5  Pure Imagination 
Kate Bush  Cloudbusting 
Death Cab For Cutie  We Laugh Indoors 
Talking Heads  The Book I Read 
Modest Mouse  Bukowski 
MC Lars  Ahab 
The Beatles  I Am The Walrus 
The Velvet Underground  Venus In Furs 
Eisley  Plenty Of Paper 
The Futureheads  A Picture Of Dorian Gray 
Jolie Holland  Mad Tom Of Bedlam 
Belle & Sebastian  Judy & The Dream Of Horses 
Tom Lehrer  Oedipus Rex 
Martha Wainwright  Lolita 
Allison Crowe  Hallelujah 
Go Home Productions  Paperback Believer 
T-Rex  Ride A White Swan 
Belle & Sebastian  Wrapped Up In Books 
Simon & Garfunkel  The Dangling Conversation 
The Decemberists  Billy Liar 
Bob Dylan  Desolation Row (MTV Unplugged) 


[June 2007]

01. "Charlie & The Chocolate Factory" by Roald Dahl. (one of my favourite books! and film, but only really the Gene Wilder version.)
02. "A Book Of Dreams" by Peter Reich.
03. References Arthurian legend.
05. Charles Bukowski (1920-1994)
06. "Moby Dick" by Herman Melville
07. References the walrus in the poem The Walrus & the Carpenter from "Through the Looking-Glass & What Alice Found There" by Lewis Carroll. (another favourite book)
08. "Venus In Furs" by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch.
10. "The Picture of Dorian Gray" by Oscar Wilde.
11. (Mad) Tom of Bedlam is whom Edgar diguises himself as in Shakespeare's "King Lear,"
but it's also just a general descriptor for beggars and vagrants.
13. "Oedipus Rex" by Sophocles.
14. "Lolita" by Vladimir Nobokov.
15. Various Biblical references.
17. Inspired by "the hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien.
19. Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) and Robert Frost (1874-1963)
20. "Billy Liar" by Keith Waterhouse.
21. Reference overload! Cinderella, Ezra Pound, Romeo & Juliet,
Hamlet, T.S. Eliot, the Bible,
the Phantom of the Opera, Robin Hood,
the Hunchback of Notre Dame, Roman mythology...


Date: 7/19/2008
Brilliant mix!
Date: 7/19/2008
I am also a fan of the Gene Wilder version.
DJ Karen Adams
Date: 7/19/2008
[dj karen approved]
Rebel Princess
Date: 7/20/2008
This is sooo good. Must get songs now. And 19! Mmmm.