Armagideon Time

Posts tagged ‘cover songs’

Time is tight this week, so the second half of the July ’65 hall of shame will have to wait until next Friday. As a consolation prize, I made a quick dive into the Charlton Comics archive and plucked this tantalizing pitch from the acid-eaten newsprint… …a Hit Records mail-order ad from the middle of […]

Song for Sunday #148

August 16th, 2015

Amii Stewart – Knock on Wood The Cusp in all its jumbled glory.

Song for Sunday #146

July 26th, 2015

Postmodern Jukebox – Burn

Song for Sunday #102

July 27th, 2014

Doctor and The Medics – Waterloo

Have you ever thought that Halloween would be improved by a fuckload of rhinestones and an enduring reminder of the perils of prescription drug abuse? Well, hospital kids, pharmacist have I got a prize for you… …the officially licensed “Takin’ Care of Halloween” collectable Elvis pumpkin statue! “But wait,” I hear you asking. “How does […]

Manic pop pills

March 9th, 2012

It’s the dawn of the Eisenhower Era! The Red Menace is casting an exaggerated shadow across the globe! The Illuminati is trying to control our minds with flouridated drinking water! And what of the nation’s youth, discount the bright and shining future of America? Those hedonistic daddy-os and bobbysoxers are popping cross tops and cutting […]

It’s Friday…

May 6th, 2011

…so let’s spread our wings and fly. Recommended listening: This week we’re going to take out The Trashmen with not one, price but two renditions of that ensemble’s (initially uncredited) proto-mashup of a pair of Rivingtons hits. Brace yourself for greatness, chickadees. The Ramones – Surfin’ Bird (from Rocket to Russia, 1977) Big Bird – […]

The Cats Will Play: Day 1

September 17th, 2010

Maura is on the other side of the continent!  I am flying for myself now!  I am sole ruler of the House on the Hill for the next four days! I am dusting off my collection of disapproved albums!  Including Aardvark!  Including Led Zeppelin!  Including Shampoo! There will be enough Reel Big Fish to fill even the biggest […]

Not my vacation

September 16th, 2010

Maura is taking an early flight to L.A. tomorrow for some geek business, somnology so things are a bit hectic at the moment.  Here’s a topical ska-i-fied cover tune to keep you occupied while I attempt to memorize the wife’s elaborate animal care and feeding schedules. Recommended listening: Dr. Raju – Leaving on a Jetplane (from Ska […]

Mieux vaut tard que jamais

July 15th, 2010

Jour de bastille heureux! Hooray pour le logiciel de traduction libre! Vive le France! (Grâce à Taureau bourré peu de partager cette image!) Ecoute recommandée: Muguettes – Concerto pour les Amoureux (d’un disque 1966) C’est une couverture de Quebecois d’un classique de groupe de fille rendu célèbre par “The Toys.” Absolument magnifique. Appréciez!

Proudly powered by WordPress. Theme developed with WordPress Theme Generator.
Copyright © Armagideon Time. All rights reserved.