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Playlist 28
All Female Special to mark upcoming Cork Ladyfest,
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Tues April 22nd 2008
11 am-12.30 pm
Cork Campus Radio, 98.3FM
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CSS - Patins
Lucinda Williams - Drunken angel
Julie Andrews - A spoonful of sugar (from the soundtrack of the film Mary Poppins)
The Sapphires - Who do you love?
Pizzicato Five - I
Martha & The Vandellas - Nowhere to run
Cocteau Twins - Fotzepolitic
Evelyn Thomas - Weak spot
Julee Cruise - Mysteries of love (from the soundtrack of the film Blue Velvet)
Joanna Newsom - Peach, plum, pear
Doris Day - Move over darling
Susanna and the Magical Orchestra - Go
My Brightest Diamond - Something of an end
The Honeys - Pray for surf
Bonde do Role - Marina Gasolina
Bridget St John - Many happy returns
Kate Bush - Hounds of love
Mary Wells - My guy
Colleen - Carry-cot
Dusty Springfield - In the middle of nowhere
Cat Power - The greatest
Bjork - Big time sensuality
PJ Harvey - C'mon Billy
St Vincent - Jesus saves, I spend
The Eurythmics - Sweet dreams

*next week's show will include Hanne Hukkelberg, Gablé and Petula Clark among others
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Week 27
Tues April 15th 2008
11 am-12.30 pm
Cork Campus Radio, 98.3FM
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Battles - Race in
Petula Clark - You'd better come home
No Little Kindness - Feel the sun
No Little Kindness - Open my heart
Jason Collett - I'll bring the sun
DeVotchKa - Transliterator
Depeche Mode - New life
Schleusolz - Chivalry
The Sound of Arrows - Danger
Dionne Warwick - Do you know the way to San José?
The Notwist - Good lies
Alela Diane - The rifle
Mr Scruff - Sweetsmoke
Sergio Mendes & Brasil 66 - Mas que nada
Happy Mondays - Step on
Magic Arm - Dog years
Laura Barrett - Time city
13th Floor Elevators - Nobody to love
Yo La Tengo - Autumn sweater
Emiliana Torrini - Sunny road
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Week 26
Tues April 8th 2008
11 am-12.30 pm
Cork Campus Radio, 98.3FM
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The Ronettes - Paradise
Efterklang - Mirador
MGMT - Electric feel
Richard Beymer and Marni Nixon - Somewhere (from the soundtrack of the film West Side Story)
Matmos - Polychords
Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters - Don't fence me in
Martha & The Muffins - Echo Beach
The Go-Betweens - Karen
The New Pornographers - All of the things that go to make heaven and earth (live)
The Wannadies - You and me song
The Sound of Arrows - Danger
Laura Barrett - Time city
Feist - My moon my man (Boys Noize remix)
The Small Faces - Watcha gonna do about it
Cadence Weapon - Real estate
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Dig, Lazarus, dig!!!
The Dukes of Stratosphear - Vanishing girl
Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks - Cold son
Ophelia feat. Redsquare - Ladylike
John Cale - Style it takes (live)
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Week 25 - Religion/Spirituality/Existence/The Universe/God Part 2
Tues April 1st 2008
11 am-12.30 pm
Cork Campus Radio, 98.3FM
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The Velvet Underground - Beginning to see the light
Gavin Bryars feat. Tom Waits and an unnamed tramp - Jesus' blood never failed me yet
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Selassie in the chapel
Peggy Wood - Climb ev'ry mountain (from the soundtrack of the film The Sound of Music)
Sufjan Stevens - The Transfiguration
Cornershop feat. Allen Ginsberg - When the light appears boy
Al Green - Take me to the river
Seán Ó Riada with Ceoltóirí Cualann - South wind (Gaoth aneas) (live)
Susannah & the Magical Orchestra - Hallelujah
Leonard Cohen - Bird on a wire
The Carpenters - Top of the world
The Beatles - Within you without you
The Stylistics - You'll never get to heaven
Cat Power - The moon
Aretha Franklin - I say a little prayer
Smog - Inspirational
St Vincent - Jesus saves, I spend
Spiritualized - Lord can you hear me
Bodies of Water - These are the eyes
John Coltrane - A love supreme, pt 4: Psalm

*the show also featured extracts from WIlliam S. Burroughs' Dead City Radio, read by the author
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Week 24 - Religion/Spirituality/Existence/The Universe/God Part 1
Tues March 25th 2008
11 am-12.30 pm
Cork Campus Radio, 98.3FM
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The Byrds - Turn! Turn! Turn! (To everything there is a season)
Serge Gainsbourg & Catherine Deneuve - Dieu fumeur de Havanes
The Ronettes - Paradise
Nick Drake - One of these things first
Bjork - Oceania
Simon & Garfunkel - The sosund of silence
Explosions in the sky - memorial
The Beach Boys - Transcendental Meditation
Gram Parsons & Emmylou Harris - In my hour of darkness
Talking Heads - Heaven
Howe Gelb - Paradise here abouts
Bob Marley - Redemption song
Sparklehorse - Rainmaker
Joanna Newsom - Sprout and the bean
The La's - Looking glass
John Cale - Do not go gentle into that good night (live)
Johnny Cash - What on earth will you do (for heaven's sake)
Nina Simone - I shall be released
Lambchop - The Saturday option
The Flaming Lips - Do you realise (The Postal Service remix)
*the show also featured extracts from Woody Allen: The Nightclub Years, 1964-68
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Week 23
Tues March 18th 2008
11 am-12.30 pm
Cork Campus Radio, 98.3FM
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The Beach Boys - Wild honey
Smog - Dress sexy at my funeral
Caribou - Melody day
Miracle Fortress - Digital love
Sweet Billy Pilgrim - Stars spill out of cups
Vincent Oliver - Bucket of hen's feathers (Hrdvsion remix)
The Specials - Ghost town
The Streets - Let's push things forward
Doveman - Tender mercies
The National - All the wine
Mr Scruff - Sweetsmoke
Fred Astaire - Cheek to cheek (from the soundtrack of the movie Top Hat)
M.I.A. - Paper planes (DFA remix)
Karl Blau - Late king's daughter
Bodies of water - Doves circle the sky
Mohammad Rafi - Jaan Pechachaan Ho
Yeasayer - 2080
Yacht - The summer song
Colin Meloy - We both go down together (live)
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Week 22
Tues March 11th 2008
11 am-12.30 pm
Cork Campus Radio, 98.3FM
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The Cardigans - Rise and shine
The Low Lows - Sparrows
E.L.O. - Mr blue sky
Richard Hawley - Baby, you're my light
Body Lotion & The Bloody Hands - All is hell (Dampfbahn remix)
Michael Nyman - Drowning by number 3
Echo & the Bunnymen - Seven seas
Pavement - Here
Regina Spektor - Us
The Hold Steady - Stevie Nix
2 Many DJs - Excerpt from Radio Soulwax
Martha & the Vandellas - Nowhere to run
Nouvelle Vague - Just can't get enough
Port O'Brien - I woke up today
Miracle Fortress - Digital love
Rosemary Clooney - Sway
Cryptacize - Cosmic sing along
Camera Obscura - If looks could kill
The Crystals - Da doo ron ron
The Kinks - Victoria
Oppenheimer - Straight out of comp'in

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