Monthly Archives: October 2009

October 2009 – Halloween

The theme for the October meeting was Halloween. Songs that scared you, terrified you, or at least referenced Halloween themes in some manner. here is the playlist from that meeting…

Joy Division – Exercise 1

The Church – Day of the Dead

Bauhaus – Double Dare

Marilyn Manson – The Nobodies

Nine Inch Nails – The Wretched

Vampire Weekend – A-Punk

Gordy Sampson – Davey Jones

Amy Millan – Bruised Ghosts

Cat Power – Werewolf

The Bird and the Bee – Witch

Nick Cave – Death is Not the End

Green On Red – Black Night (not there, but try this if you want some Green on Red)

Iron Maiden – Hallowed be Thy Name

Robyn Hitchcock – Man With a Lightbulb Head

Sons and Daughters – Monsters (not there, but try this)

Smashing Pumpkins – We Only Come Out at Night

Mike Scott – City Full of Ghosts(Dublin) )not there, but try this for some Mike Scott)

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Devil’s Waitin’

Japan – Ghosts

Nine Inch Nails – Dead Souls

Johnny Cash – When the Man Comes Around

Gorillaz – Fire Coming out of the Monkeys Head

Echo and the Bunnymen – Killing Moon

Monster Magnet – Goliath and the Vampires

Johnny Cash – Ghost Riders in the Sky

Rob Zombie – Dragula

Alice Cooper – This House is Haunted

Babe Ruth – Jack O’Lantern (nothing I could find)

Sting – Moon Over Bourbon Street



September 2009 – Instrumentals


The days are getting shorter, the nights are getting cooler, the birds are starting to move out. Summer of 2009 is ending. We miss it. With the September music club we listened to music that was also missing something – words. This meeting was all about the instrumental. Here is what we heard.

Pixies – Cecilia Ann

Dave Brubeck – Take 5

Galaxie 500 – InstrumentalAcura Commercial

Mogwai – Summer

Moby – Everloving

Mantovani Orchestra – Theme From Exodus

Ian Anderson – In Defense of Faith

Steve Vai – The Attitude Song

Jean Luc Ponty – Tchokola – something else from the album

John Petrucci – Lost Without You

Blues Traveller – The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

Tommy Guerrero – Califas Peridido

Mark Pickerel and His Praying Hands – Codys Last Ride

Deerhunter – Cover Me Slowly

Elliot Brood – Chuckwagon

Frank Black – Tossed

Marilyn Manson – Long hard Road Out of Hell

Les Baxter and His Orchestra – Sabre Dance – version by Love Sculpture

Tomko Lamb – Arrow – he’s playing something

Dixieland Hymns – Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho – vocal with Mahalia Jackson

Carl Stalling – The Good Egg

DJ Shadow – Organ Donor

Beastie Boys – Groove Holmes

Tool – Triad

Mogwai – Glasgow Mega Snake


There were some real challenges – Thanks young Jeff.

Hope You enjoy.