The Big Paws – Tracklisting 12/09/09
“Nom nom nom song” – ParryGrip
“Checkin’ It Out” by Little Chris
“Come Around” by Tim and Jean
“Penguini” by Hugg & Pepp
“E-Vapor8” by Altern-8
“Repetition” by The Willowz – (Free download)
- Australian media baron Rupert Murdoch bought the largest selling British Sunday newspaper, The News of the World
- Ten paintings were defaced in New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art.
- The first Concorde test flight was conducted in Toulouse.
- Georges Pompidou was elected President of France.
- French was made equal to English throughout the Canadian national government.
- Not as good as the muppets, Sesame Street premiered on the National Educational Television (NET) network.
- Pelé scored his 1,000th goal, bet he was up all night celebrating
- The first Gap store opened, in San Francisco.
- Robin Knox-Johnston became the first person to sail around the world solo without stopping.
- John Lennon returned his MBE to protest the British government’s support of the U.S. war in Vietnam.
- Born in this year tall goth Marilyn Manson (real name Brian Warner), big nosed tenniser Steffi Graf, and Welsh Catherine Zeta-Jones
- Going beyond the grave in this year: Horror film Actor Boris Karloff; British entrepreneur and band leader Billy Cotton; and famous Estonian Nazi, Ain-Ervin Mere.
- The 1969 Eurovision Song Contest 1969 was held in Madrid, and resulted in four co-winners, with 18 votes each, from Spain, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, and France.
“Hey Bulldog” by The Beatles
“Silver Trembling Hands (Album Version)” by (yes you’ve guessed) The Flaming Lips
“Here Before ” by Fever Ray
“I am a Paleontologist” by They Might Be Giants
“Animal Animal” by Penguin Prison
“Pacman” by The Adventures of Duane & BrandO
“I Think I Like It” by Fake Blood
“Suicide” by The Raveonettes
Gavin’s Northern Soul Experience:
“Love’s Gone Bad” by Chris Clarke
“Holiday” by Neon Love
“Spooning The Gorilla” by The Fast Romantics
“Headress” by Amazing Baby
Songs to vacuum to: “The End Of The World” by Skeeter Davis
“El himno de la biosfera terrestre” by Internet2
“Paradise Circus” by The Lilac Time