Memphis Mystery Train Set List: March 29, 2012

Posted by Holly Whitfield | March 29th 2012 1006 0

Finally! I found a way to work The Subteens, Andrew WK, Loretta Lynn, and R. Kelly into one show. If that doesn't get you excited about our upcoming pledge drive, I don't know what will.

Pledge Drive, WEVL, Memphis

Here's what I played on this week's Memphis Mystery Train with all of the local tracks marked with an asterisk: 

Rosemary Clooney – Botch-a-Me (Ba-Ba-Bacianai Piccina)
The Egyptians – Party Stomp
Detroit Cobras – The Real Thing
Malvina Reynolds – Little Boxes
The Replacements – Kiss Me On the Bus
*Jack O. and the Tennessee Tearjerkers – Chills and Fever
The Clash – Hateful
Billy Bragg – Little Time Bomb
*Harlan T. Bobo – Mlle. Chatte
Marie Knight – Hey Tell Me Boy
Andrew WK – She Is Beautiful
Gino Washington – I'll Be Around (If You Want Me)
Arrah and the Ferns – Waterproof Gold Watch
The Ramones – California Sun
The Polecats – Make a Circuit With Me
The Marvelettes – Mr. Postman
The Magnetic Fields – Absolutely Cuckoo
Neutral Milk Hotel – Song Against Sex
The Gories – Nitroglycerine
Belle and Sebastian – Me and the Major
Titus Andronicus – Titus Andronicus Forever

*Lucero – Last Night in Town
Buddy Holly – Rave On
Jookabox – You Cried Me
Rhett Miller – The El
*Otis Redding – You Left the Water Running
Paul Simon – Me & Julio Down By the School Yard
Mirah – The Garden
Yo La Tengo – Sugarcube
T. Rex – Cosmic Dancer
Silver Jews – Punks in the Beer Light
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Pin
*Subteens – You May Be Right
R. Kelly – Feelin' On Yo Booty
They Might Be Giants – Twisting
James – Laid
The dBs – Amplifier
Sleater-Kinney – Rollercoaster
The Postelles – 123 Stop
Loretta Lynn – It'll Feel Good When It Quits Hurting

The Memphis Mystery Train airs every Thursday morning from 8 a.m. through 10 a.m. on WEVL, Memphis' only volunteer radio station. If you missed the Mystery Train this morning, you can catch it when it re-airs tomorrow from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. on 89.9 WEVL Memphis or online at

Author: Holly Whitfield

I write about what’s going on with Memphis music, food, arts, events, sports, people, and culture. Memphians love Elvis and barbeque with a passion that must be seen to be believed, but there is so much more to this place.

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