Mental Notes: August 2002

TAIPEI–Three new-spankin’-new playlists from Peso. Note new Humbug single, For the Birds, available MP3-only from www.humbugmusic.com. New song each week ’til album launch.

Peso playlist Friday August 16, 2002

Mogwai – New Paths to Helicon Pt 1

Mogwai and David Pejo – Take Me Somewhere Nice

Shino Lin – Track 7 [Req. Bad song on a good album]

Dot Allison – Close Your Eyes

Humbug – For the Birds

The Rosemary Beads – Fur

Adam Said Galore – Crystal Beerhouse

Drop City – 10

Deus – Instant Street

Juice Monkey – Leaving You

Scare-electric – Rattlesnake

Blaze and Palmer Brown – Do You Remember House?

Duji – Be Careful What You Say [and sampling A-bian!]

Gorillaz – Clint Eastwood (mix)

Jamiroquai – The Kids

St Etienne – Pale Movie

Blur – Boys and Girls

Kylie – Can’t Get You Out of My Head

Ladytron – Playgirl

The Stone Roses – I Am the Resurrection

XTC – Generals and Majors

The Charlatans – How High

The Posies – Dream All Day

Sheena Ringo – Track 1 CD 1

Aphrodite – Be With Me (featuring Miss Bunty)

Transglobal Underground w Justin Robertson – International Times

Sounds of the Underground – Track 14

Elliott Smith – Son of Sam

The Lemonheads – Confetti

Kings of Convenience – Toxic Girl

Wu-bai and China Blue – Broken Heart Poetry

Radiohead – Karma Police

Ride – Vapour Trail

Shonen Knife – On Top of the World

That Dog – Never Say Never

Nina Gordon – Number One Camera

Lush – Single Girl

Teenage Fanclub – Star Sign

Sticky Rice – A Lu Ba

The Stone Roses – Fools Gold (Rabbit In The Moon’s Message To The Majors)

Fatboy Slim w Bootsy Collins – Illuminati

Kool Moe Dee vs Bad Boy Bill – I Go To Work (Bad Boy Bill Vocal Mix)

Bloodhound Gang and Pet Shop Boys – Mope

Leftfield – Afrika Shox

Jesus and Mary Chain – Tumbledown

Yo Le Tengo – Cherry Chapstick

Primal Scream – Exterminator

Curve – Crystal

Stereolab and Shonen Knife – Hot Chocolate

Stereolab – Parsec

Stereolab and Herbie Mann – One Note Samba

Astrud Gilberto – Goodbye Sadness

Combustable Edison – Objet D’Amour

St Germain – Rose Rouge (Spiller mix)

Basement Jaxx – Samba Magic

Kylie – Can’t Get You Out of My Head (Again! Me = gay magnet)

Shino Lin – Cinderella

Faye Wong – Track 8 (Ai’s compilation)

Sounds of the Underground – Track 1

Aphrodite – Karma Sutra (Slinky mix)

DJ Hype – Peace, Love and Unity

Scott Walker – Big Louise

Ash – There’s a Star

Weezer – Tired of Sex

Yatsura – Last Day on a Brand New Planet

The Pixies – Trompe Le Monde

Spiderbait – Buy Me a Pony

Nirvana – Negative Creep

Fugazi – Do You Like Me?

Wu-bai and China Blue – Lonely Tree, Lonely Bird

The Fall – Two Librans

Inspiral Carpets – I Want You (w Mark E Smith)

My Bloody Valentine – I Can See It (But I Can’t Feel It)

Beauty 4 – Bang Bang Boom

Sticky Rice – Paris Strawberry

President of the R.O.C Chen Shui-bian – Lovers Pillow

[and that’s got to be a great ending!]

Peso playlist Friday August 9, 2002

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Bomb the Bass and Kruder and Dorfmeister – Bug Powder Dust

Aphrodite – Karma Sutra

Stereolab – Analogue Rock

Sammy – Neptune Ave

Yo La Tengo – Cherry Chapstick

Adam Said Galore – Hiawatha

Sonic Youth – Purr

Nirvana – Love Buzz

Grandaddy – AM130

St Etienne – Pale Movie

Blaze and Palmer Brown – Do You Remember House

Bloodhound Gang – Mope (Pet Shop Boys mix)

Stone Roses – Fools Gold (Rabbit on the Moon mix)

Blur – Boys and Girls

Woodbine – Neskwik

Salad – Drink the Elixir

Weezer – Don’t Let Go

Elastica – Annie

Placebo – You Don’t Care About Us

Swervedriver – Son of Mustang Ford

Jebediah – Steal the Show

Laidback – Coldrock

A Tribe Called Quest – Go Ahead in the Rain (Pimp Juice mix)

Fatboy Slim and Bootsy Collins – Illuminati

Aphrodite w/ Deadly Hunta – Ganga Man

Squarepusher – Dimotane Co

Lamb – Cotton Wool

Stereolab – Metronomic Underground

Kiera’s Comp. – Track 8

Handsome Boy Modeling School – Metaphysical

The Soup Dragons – I’m Free

The Charlatans – Only Teethin’

Clinic – Second Foot Stomp

Primal Scream – Trip Inside this House

Blur – Bad Day

Teenage Fanclub – Start Again

Pulp – Do You Remember the First Time?

Cocteau Twins and Faye Wong – Serpent Skin

The Fall – Two Librans

[Reqs. Note Mark E Smith in both]

Elastica – How We Wrote Elastica Man

Elastica – Smile

Lush – Single Girl

Joy Division – She’s Lost Control

My Bloody Valentine – Soon (Weatherall mix)

Radiohead – Morning Bell

A Tribe Called Quest – Footprints

Basement Jaxx – Samba Magic

Alex Gopher – The Child

T-Rex – Hot Love

The Smiths – Sheila Take a Bow

The Divine Comedy – Tonight We Fly

Ash – There’s a Star

Scott Walker – Big Louise

Pulp – Babies

Shonen Knife – On Top of the World

The Posies – Dream All Day

Sheena Ringo – CD 1 Track 1

Sticky Rice – A Lu Ba

Groove Armada – Superstylin’

Transglobal Underground – Slowfinger (Kris Needs mix)

Aphrodite w Miss Bunty – Be With Me

Copyright – Good For You

St Germain – Sure Thing (Todd Edwards mix)

Propellorheads – Velvet Pants

Urban Takeover – Coz We’re Rollin’

[Now I’ll stop because bar staff demand fast techno and I need to concentrate. Not a forte!]

Peso playlist Friday July 26, 2002

Primal Scream – Shoot Speed Kill Light

Luna – I Hop

T-Rex – Hot Love

Super Furry Animals – Ymaelodi A’r Ymylon

Elastica – Hold Me Now

Lambchop – Up With People (Zero 7 mix)

Tricky – Evolution Revolution Love

Handsome Boy Modeling School – Metaphysical

Eels – The Sound of Fear

Air and Beck – The Vagabond

Archers of Loaf – Scenic Pastures

Polvo – In This Life

Dinosaur Jr – Never Bought It

Sheena Ringo – Track 1 off the new 2CD cover album

Placebo – Pure Morning

Sounds of the Underground – Track 1 (ruing the day I threw away the cover of this CD!)

Bloodhound Gang – Mope (Pet Shop Boys mix)

Basement Jaxx – Rendez-vu

Front 242 – Happiness (dance mix)

Wu Bai and China Blue – Track 3

St Germain – Rose Rouge (Blaze mix)

Stone Roses – Fools Gold (mix of some kind, Track 14 from a friend’s comp.)

The Charlatans – The Only One I Know

Pulp – Do You Remember the First Time?

The Smiths – Girl Afraid

The Lightening Seeds – Pure

Woodbine – Neskwik

Stereolab – Cybele’s Reverie

Shonen Knife – On Top of the World

The Pixies – Wave of Mutilation

The Breeders – Cannonball

Teenage Fanclub – What You Do to Me

Curve – Men are From Mars, Women are from Venus

[ANOTHER police raid. Prepare for a “corrupt cop” story soon]

Faye Wong – Track 1

Radiohead – Idioteque

Duji – Be Careful What You Say

Friendly – It’s There in Your Eyes

Lamb – Cotton Wool

Kylie – Can’t get You Out of My Head

Sounds of the Underground – Track 13

Sticky Rice – Paris Strawberry

The Fall – Two Librans

Yatsura – Siamese

Spiderbait – Should Have Done What My Mum Always Told Me To

Suicidal Tendencies – Possessed to Skate

Boss Hog – Wynn Coma

Sonic Youth – Purr

Butthole Surfers – Who Was in My Room Last Night?

Ash – Shining Star

Primal Scream – Trip Inside This House

Groove Armada – Superstylin’

Leftfield – Phat Planet

Death In Vegas – Rocco (Dub)

Wide Receiver – Daylight Robbery

Fatboy Slim – Going Out of My Head

Transglobal Underground – Slowfinger (Chris Needs mix)

Track 1 from that comp mentioned before

Beastie Boys – Body Movin’

Track 2 from that comp mentioned again

St Germain – So Flute

Stone Roses – I Am the Resurrection

Blur – Boys and Girls

Ladytron – Playgirl

St Etienne – Pale Movie

Lamb – Sweet

Beauty 4 – Track 4

Turn On – Ru Tenone

Sheena Ringo – Track 1 (again! I’m in love)

Scott Walker – Big Louise

Sounds of the Underground – Track 14

Outside – To Forgive But Not Forget

Track 4 from that comp mentioned before

[Party at Claudine’s, I think :)]