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Can Haz DJ: the Future is Punk & the Past is a Playlist

Friday, August 27, 6pm

Next show: 10pm Tuesday, August 31st, things get very punk. Yerz truly, mikl-em, will be kicking out the top 13 Punk Rock songs of ALL-Time. You may want to check out CanHazDJ on Facebook or @CanHazDJ.

That’s right, using the scientific incontrovertible method of “sez me”, I have determined Punk’s ultimate baker’s dozen, the finest most mohawkingest tunes to be found between Lawndale, The Bowery & the river Thames.

Seriously, if you like Punk Rock of the old school variety, if just reading the number 1977 makes you salivate, if you know the name of the guy who was kicked out of the Sex Pistols for liking The Beatles or can name one or more bands that Richard Hell played in, if you know the difference between Tony James and Brian James, if you know what CBGB & OMFUG stands for, you are going to want to have to be there next Tuesday. The top 13, Anarchy Rules style–which means there are more than thirteen and there is no #1.

You can download mp3s of last week’s show, which featured noizy-ass electronic music & a song based on a poem by the Winnie the Pooh guy + some Irish comedy and a song from my all-time favorite album. And if you are on the proverbial fence, here is the playlist from last week’s Can Haz DJ, mikl’s Sophomoric Expression….

Tied & Tickled Trio – Observing Systems
Barry Adamson – Dead Heat
RJD2 – Since We Last Spoke
Cat Power – Come on in my Kitchen
Tom Waits – Hang on St Christopher

Paska – Ace of Spades
Cream – Outside Woman Blues
BB King – Nobody Loves Me But My Mother
Replacements – God Damn Job
The Minutemen – If Reagan Played Disco
Southern Culture on the Skids – Zombified
Supersuckers – I Like It All
The Upsetters
– Shocks of Mighty
Frank Zappa – Uncle Remus
Sun City Girls – Me & Mrs Jones

Taken by Trees – Anna  (backing vox by Animal Collective member Noah “Panda Bear” Lennox)
Dubblestandart – 10 Tons of Dope ( Sounds from the Ground RMX feat. Dillinger
The Fall – Open The Boxoctosis #2
Bob Dylan – From A Buick 6
Dylan Moran – arnold schwarzenegger

Rusko – OMG!
KIEW – SOJIFU (Cleaned)
Venetian Snares – Kétsarkú mozgalom

Velvet Underground – Cool It Down
Kool Keith – Maxin in the Shade
Zap Mama – M’Toto
Three Mile Pilot – Shang vs Hanger
Charlie Haden Liberation Music Orchestra – The Ending to the First Side
Chet Baker – It Could Happen to You
Chad Mitchell TrioJames James Morrison Morrison

Ian Dury and the BlockheadsI Want To Be Straight
Leo Kottke & Mike GordonSweet Emotion
Lee Scratch Perry – Set Them Free
Charles Mingus – I Left My Heart in San Francisco

And a couple tunes by Felix Laband to shut the whole fucking thing down.  That was it!  See you Tuesday.

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