The Big Paws 23/11/10 — Tracklisting
“Nom nom nom song” by Parry Grip
“54-46 Was My Number” by Toots & The Maytals
“Up Town Top Ranking” by Black Box Recorder
“(I Can’t Handle) Moderation” by Danko Jones
“Lead Head” by //TENSE//
“Spanish Flea” by Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
The Time Tunnel:
- It was the year that U.S. President Ronald Reagan was sworn in for a second term in office, although we’re not sure he knew much about it
- The charity single “We Are the World” was recorded by USA for Africa.
- Good news for lovers of sharks and Hitler as John Hendricks launched the Discovery Channel
- In big cat breeding news five lionesses at the Singapore Zoo are put on birth control after the lion population increases from 2 to 16.
- Sports entertainment would never be the same agian — WWF WrestleMania debuted at Madison Square Garden.
- The United Kingdom had its first ever national Glow-worm day, no news as yet on the second.
- Richard Ramirez, the serial killer known as the Night Stalker, was captured in Los Angeles.
- The computer game Tetris was released in this year.
- The Live Aid pop concerts in London and Philadelphia raise over £50 million for famine relief in Ethiopia, and awareness of Phil Collins
- Ruth Lawrence, 13, achieved a first in mathematics at Oxford University, becoming the youngest British person ever to earn a first-class degree and the youngest known graduate of Oxford University.
- The Greenpeace vessel Rainbow Warrior was bombed and sunk in Auckland harbour by the French
- Born in this year were Dutch supermodel Doutzen Kroes,Dutch singer Simone Simons, and famous American prostitute and R & B singer-songwriter Ashley Alexandra Dupree,
- Passing away in this year were actor Sir Michael Redgrave, silent film godess Louise Brooks and brother of Telly Savalas George Savalas,
“She Sells Sanctuary” by The Cult (1985)
“Mrs. Jones” by Hokie Joint
“Cache Cache” by Cours Lapin
“I’m Cold and there are Wolves After Me (Hulk Remix)” by iwrestledabearonce (it’s a free download)
“World is Mine” by Supercell feat. Hatsune Miku
“Harry, Turn the Music Up” by Otis Taylor
“Lost Connection” by Melted Toys
“I Felt Just Like Anybody Else” by Ladycop
“Off Our Backs” by MEN
Furtive Forty: ‘Sink/Let It Sway’ by Somebody Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin
Furtive Forty: “What Good Am I?” by Tom Jones
Tediously Topical Twitter Tag Time: “Gla*n*d All Over” by The Budget Girls
“Accept Yourself (Live at the Fighting Cocks, Moseley 3/6/83)” by The Smiths
“Paradise Circus” by The Lilac Time