My favourite music and musicians

Albums

1. The Moldy Peaches - The Moldy Peaches
2. I'm Sorry That Sometimes I'm Mean - Kimya Dawson
3. Sailor's Greatest Hits - Sailor
4. The Village Green Preservation Society - The Kinks
5. I Should Coco - Supergrass
6. Tom Lehrer In Concert - Tom Lehrer
7. Sir Henry At Rawlinson End - Vivian Stanshall
8. Recycled Vinyl Blues - Neil Innes
9. Dish Of The Day - Fool's Garden
10. Give It A Try - Jochen Hippel

Women who rock

1. Kimya Dawson - Antifolk
2. Dolly Parton - dolly.net
3. Tina Turner - tina-turner.com
4. Katrina Leskanich - Katrina and the Waves
5. Eddi Reader - Fairground Attraction
6. Alison Moyet - alisonmoyet.com
7. Moe Tucker - The Velvet Underground
8. Mary Hopkin - Mary Hopkin
9. Cheryl Baker - Bucks Fizz
10. Bonnie Tyler - Bonnie Tyler

Guys who rock

1. Gaz Coombes - Supergrass
2. Major Matt Mason USA - Antifolk
3. Chas 'n' Dave - Chas 'n' Dave
4. Neil Innes - Neil Innes
5. Norman Greenbaum - Spirit In The Sky
6. The Wurzels - The Wurzels
7. Kevin 'Bloody' Wilson - Just Call Him Kev
8. Jeffrey Lewis - Antifolk
9. Jarvis Cocker - Pulp
10. Adam Green - Antifolk

Novelty songs

1. It's late - Shakin' Stevens
2. I've got a brand new combine harvester - The Wurzels
3. Will I What? - Judge Dread
4. Everyone's a Wally - Mike Berry
5. Arthur Daley (He's Alright) - The Firm
6. Lily The Pink - The Scaffold
7. Postcards - The Bonzo Dog (Doo-Dah) Band
8. Shaddap ya face - Joe Dolce
9. The Eggplant that Ate Chicago - Norman Greenbaum
10. She was only the postmaster's daughter - Durium Dance Band

Links

The Durium Dance Band were banned from the BBC in 1932. Their happy sound probably influenced arch eccentric Vivian Stanshall in songs such as "I'm going to bring a water melon to my girl tonight".

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