Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Right Round - 8/8/09 - Setlist and Commentary

This one was a tribute to the music of John Hughes, which I think needs to be continued next month....

Good turnout, total sweatbox, but fun night overall.

Here's everything, with an "**" by all of the John Hughes Songs:

** Dr. Calculus - Full of Love
** Paul Young - Love of the Common People
** Big Audio Dynamite - BAD
Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now
** Danny Hutton Hitters - Would It Be Good
Alphaville - Big In Japan
Howard Jones - Things Can Only Get Better
** Echo and the Bunnymen - Bring on the Dancing Horses
Spandau Ballet - Promises, Promises
** New Order - Shellshock
** ABC - Look of Love
Yaz - Situation
** OMD - If You Leave
Aha - The Sun Always Shines on TV
** Flesh For Lulu - I Go Crazy
New Order - Temptation
The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary
U2 - I Will Follow
** Specials - Little Bitch
The Go Gos - We Got The Beat
** Psychadelic Furs - Pretty In Pink
** INXS - Do Wot You Do
Talk Talk - It's My Life
Duran Duran - Girls on Film
** Oingo Boingo vs. Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Weird Science (DJ lil'e mashup)
Men without Hats - Safety Dance
Violent Femmes - Blister In the Sun
** The Smiths - You Just Haven't Earned It Yet Baby
OMD - Enola Gay
The Clash - Should I Stay Or Should I Go
Nena - 99 Luft Balloons
Wham - Wake Me Up Before You Go Go
The Cure - Just Like Heaven
Pet Shop Boys - Left To My Own Devices
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams
** Yello - Oh Yeah
New Order - Blue Monday
The Cars - Hello Again
** Simple Minds - Don't You Forget About Me
Baltimora - Tarzan Boy
The Bangles - Walk Like An Egyptian
The Jam - Town Called Malice
Iggy Pop - Lust For Life
Smiths - Girlfriend In A Coma
Pixies - Here Comes Your Man
Erasure - Drama
The Buggles - Video Killed the Radio Star
** Real Life - Send Me An Angel
INXS - Don't Change
Aha - Take On Me
** Kim Wilde - Kids In America
** Billy Idol - Rebel Yell
Violent Femmes - Gone Daddy Gone

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Dee Lite - Groove Is In The Heart
New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle
The Smiths - Panic

Right Round UP! - 7/18/09 - Setlist and Commentary

All I have to say for commentary is - 500 dancing fools came out, beeotches! How cool is that?

Here's the setlist, with an "**" by all of the requests:

Bat for Lashes - Pearl's Dream
** Depeche Mode - Shake the Disease
Love & Rockets - So Alive
Hot Chip - Just Like We Breakdown
Morrissey - Every Day Is Like Sunday
The Cars - Magic
** Pet Shop Boys - Domino Dancing
The Killers - All These Things That I've Done
The Las - There She Goes
** Eurythmics - Love Is A Stranger
** Sisters of Mercy - First and Last and Always
Erasure - Love to Hate You
Information Society - What's On Your Mind
Santogold - L.E.S. Artists
** Dead or Alive - Brand New Lover
Daft Punk - Harder, Better, Faster
OMD - If You Leave
Stereo MCs - Step It Up
M.I.A. - Bucky Done Gun
The Rapture - Don Gone Do It
** New Order - True Faith
MGMT - Kids
Camoflauge - The Great Commandment
Peter Bjorn and John - Let's Call the Whole Thing Off
** Human League - Don't You Want Me?
** Blur - Girls and Boys
** Lady Gaga - Poker Face
The Cure - Close to Me
Lady Soverign - So Human
Hall and Oates - Maneater
** Violent Femmes - Add it Up
** Ace of Base - The Sign
Salt & Pepa - Shoop
Men at Work - Land Down Under
Nirvana - Smells Like Teen Spirit
** Erasure - A Little Respect
** Baltimora - Tarzan Boy
** James - Laid
They Might Be Giants - Ana Ng
New Order - Blue Monday
The Rapture - Woo, Alright
Duran Duran - Hungry Like the Wolf
Peter Bjorn and John - Young Folks
Dandy Warhols - Bohemian Like You
Depeche Mode - Just Can't Get Enough
Echo And the Bunnymen - Lips Like Sugar
** Dead or Alive - You Spin Me
** The Outfield - Your Love
** Michael Jackson - Don't Stop Til You Get Enough
The Clash - London Calling
** Nena - 99 Luft Balloons
** Le Tigre - Deceptacon
Aha - Take On Me
** Postal Service - Such Great Heights
Violent Femmes - Gone Daddy Gone
Prince - Kiss
New Order - Temptation
The Killers - Human
Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart
Soft Cell - Tainted Love
Belle & Sebastian - Boy With the Arab Strap
The Cure - Killing An Arab

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Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
Dexy's Midnight Runners - Come on Eileen
Lush - Ladykillers