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The Rare Occasions The Rare Occasions

You know I have a weakness for pitch-perfect harmonies and razor-sharp hooks, and The Rare Occasions deliver both in voluminous quantities. Also noteworthy tonight is back to back tracks from The Who Sell Out, only one of which is performed by The Who!

In this episode: The Abyssinians, The Actions, The Avett Brothers, The Beautiful South, Brad Sucks, Brainiac, Brian Dewan, The Brothers Johnson, Chad VanGaalen, The Chameleons UK, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Datblygu, The Districts, The English Beat, Field Music, Frank Black, G. Love & Special Sauce, Genghis Tron, Ghoulies, Grauzone, Guy Forsyth, Harry J. All Stars, The Hoosegow, Hypnolovewheel, Juliana Hatfield, Kid Congo Powers, Leroy Holmes, Madness, The Molochs, The Moore Brothers, My Robot Friend, Nanuchka, Nevada Bachelors, Petra Haden, The Rare Occasions, Robyn Hitchcock, The Routes, Royal Canoe, Rube Waddell, The Shins, Spirit of the Beehive, Uncle Tupelo, The Vaccines, Ween, Weezer, The Who, Zero Zero

  Song Artist Notes
1 Delirious Guy Forsyth Hawt stuff
3 The American Way The Rare Occasions Make no mistakes
4 shake yer mop Nevada Bachelors Professing to be neither
5 D. Boon Uncle Tupelo Left a giant gap
7 In It to Win It (feat. Jason Lytle) Brad Sucks Get some Grandaddy in you
8 Fresh Thoughts Of You The Moore Brothers Telling it like it is
9 Goodbye Girl The Shins Fresh take on old Squeeze
10 Duke Of Earl Frank Black Had to throw in that twisted chord
12 The Shame of Love Juliana Hatfield Bold production
13 I Love You (But You're Boring) The Beautiful South Take a pastel journey
14 Strawberry Letter 23 The Brothers Johnson BYO mirrorball
15 I Need Some of That Weezer It’s the sound
17 Foot In Mouth The Routes Under some form of suggestion
18 Baby's Got Sauce G. Love & Special Sauce It’s a hot type of sauce
19 Rockin' In A Flat Madness Or G sharp if you will
20 Ranking Full Stop The English Beat I said stop
22 23 Datblygu This one I can pronounce
23 Charlie's Lips The Molochs Sounds like a nice guy
24 Dead Or Alive The Hoosegow Spangled blues
25 Jackson Cymbals Eat Guitars Cinematic scope
27 Not When You're in Love Field Music In a complicated style
28 Red Nanuchka No brakes! No brakes!
29 Wastepaper Basket Fire Brian Dewan Do not attempt to save expensive pieces of equipment
30 E.T Gnome Ghoulies Scarred for life
32 Back To Hell Zero Zero At least it’s a scenic drive
33 Static Shape Chad VanGaalen Woozy loops
34 Somersault Royal Canoe Flipping out
35 Film 2 Grauzone Marching forth
37 Telstar The Vaccines The Meek shall inherit
38 Heinz Baked Beans Petra Haden Selling out
39 Call Me Lightning (2018 Mix) The Who Dum dum dum doo-lang
40 One Note Samba Recado Bossa Nova Leroy Holmes Relax
42 I Made You A Clown Kid Congo Powers Subsonics glory
43 K155 M3, U JACK3D UP J3RK Brainiac Psychotic Japanese Chichuahua
44 Little Birdy Ween The seasick sound
46 Wake Up (In Rotation) Spirit of the Beehive Spinning through the dial
47 Parallel Universe Hypnolovewheel Super underrated
48 Swamp Thing The Chameleons UK Iconic
49 Airplane The Districts A modern take
51 I Something You (Live) Robyn Hitchcock It's a comfortable existence
52 When I Drink The Avett Brothers A classic from the start
53 Hobo Luv Rube Waddell More hobo music
54 Walt Whitman My Robot Friend He was super into robots
56 Satta Massagana The Abyssinians Deep roots
57 Giddy Up The Actions Audio sunshine
58 The Liquidator Harry J. All Stars Sounding familiar
60 Pyrocene Genghis Tron Waves of concordance