5 On A Friday : It’s Puzzling

August 15, 2008 by · Leave a Comment
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Some days it’s all one big mystifying puzzle isn’t it ?

1: Mates Of State – Jigsaw
Buy Re-Arrange Us
2: Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin – Modern Mystery
Buy Pershing
3: Radiohead – Jigsaw Falling Into Place
Buy In Rainbows
4: The Rolling Stones – Jigsaw Puzzle
Buy Beggars Banquet
5: Son Volt – Mystifies Me

Buy Trace

Monday Morning Blues : You Think You Got Car Trouble…

March 10, 2008 by · 2 Comments
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Cars and car troubles have had many a musician singing the blues, here’s just a small sampling for you today.

ZZ Top – She Loves My Automobile
Buy Deguello
The Rolling Stones – Black Limousine
Buy Tattoo You
Steve Miller Band – Mercury Blues
Buy Fly Like An Eagle
Violent Femmes – Gimme The Car
Buy Violent Femmes
The Clash – Brand New Cadillac
Buy London Calling
Chuck Berry – You Can’t Catch Me
Buy The Great Twenty-Eight
Dave Edmunds – Dear Dad
Buy D. E. 7th
The Bottle Rockets – 1,000 Dollar Car
Buy The Brooklyn Side
Rosanne Cash – Black Cadillac
Buy Black Cadillac


5 On A Friday : Keeping Up With The Joneses

November 16, 2007 by · 4 Comments
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Keeping up with the Joneses, that innate desire to always have the latest and greatest really seems to kick in around this time of year. Yes, it’s almost the crazy holiday shopping season. What’s on your list this year ? iPhone ? XBox 360 ? 42″ Flat Screen TV ? Toys with lead-free paint ? Well these songs really have no relation to all of that seasonal madness but here’s five that’ll have you Jones-ing for more.

1: Psychedelic Furs – Mr Jones
Buy Talk Talk Talk
2: Amy Winehouse – Me & Mr Jones
Buy Back To Black
3: Dusty Springfield – Willie & Laura Mae Jones
Buy Dusty In Memphis
4: Bob Dylan – Ballad Of A Thin Man
Buy Highway 61 Revisited
5: Rolling Stones – Miss Amanda Jones
Buy Between The Buttons


Monday Morning Blues : Too Rolling Stoned

September 3, 2007 by · 2 Comments
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The Rolling Stones have long been influenced by the blues legends. Here’s three for you including a cover of Robert Johnson‘s Love In Vain.

MP3: The Rolling Stones – I Got The Blues
Buy Sticky Fingers
MP3: The Rolling Stones – Love In Vain
Buy Let It Bleed
MP3: The Rolling Stones – Stop Breaking Down
Buy Exile On Main Street


Thank You For Your Wine California…

July 10, 2007 by · Leave a Comment
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Got this in my inbox today, perfect party gift to bring to your next beggar’s banquet…
MP3: The Rolling Stones – Blood Red Wine

5 On A Friday : Just Monkeying Around

June 22, 2007 by · Leave a Comment
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Ever work in an office ?
1: Chuck Berry – Too Much Monkey Business
Buy The Great Twenty-Eight
2: Pernice Brothers – Monkey Suit
Buy Overcome By Happiness
3: Rolling Stones – Monkey Man
Buy Let It Bleed
4: Counting Crows – Monkey
Buy Recovering The Satellites
5: New York Dolls – Dance Like A Monkey
Buy One Day It Will Please Us To Remember Even This

The Who vs The Stones

March 22, 2007 by · Leave a Comment
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The Who

MP3: The Who – Under My Thumb
MP3: The Who – The Last Time

Stretching it a bit with a couple songs today showing the point at which The Who and The Rolling Stones crossed paths before veering off in decidely different directions.

MP3: The Rolling Stones – Under My Thumb
MP3: The Rolling Stones – The Last Time

The Rolling Stones