Anti-Genre: NOT John Mellencamp

Songs that are NOT by John Mellencamp: in authorship, sound, or spirit.

To counter the flippant claims I make about Johnny Couger, I'm joined in studio by guest co-host Nic Noir, host of the Teenage Tragedies show on Friday nights.


  1. Jack & Diane by John Mellencamp on American Fool (Mercury)
  2. Orleans by David Crosby on If I Could Only Remember My Name (Atlantic)
  3. Stopover Bombay by Alice Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders on Journey in Satchidananda (GRP)
  4. Bombay by El Guincho on Pop Negro (Young Turks)
  5. Cherry Blossom Girl by Air on Talkie Walkie (Source)
  6. Blue in Green by Miles Davis on Kind of Blue (Columbia)
  7. You And Whose Army? by Radiohead on Amnesiac (Parlophone)
  8. gun-shy by Grizzly Bear on Shields (Warp)
  9. Nuages by Django Reinhardt & Stephane Grappelli on Quintessential (Digilouge)
  10. Feels Like We Only Go Backwards by Tame Impala on Lonerism (Modular)
  11. It's Hard to Confess by The Gaylads on Let's Do Rocksteady: The Story of Rocksteady 1966 - 68 (Trojan)
  12. Chloe In The Afternoon by St. Vincent on Strange Mercy (4AD)
  13. Someone to Fulfill My Needs by The Moovers on Eccentric Soul: The Deep City Label (Numero)
  14. Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien by Edith Piaf on The Best Of (Parlophone)
  15. Mean Streets by Tennis on Small Sound (Communion)
  16. Pendulum by Pure Bathing Culture on Moon Tides (Partisan)
  17. Denial by I Break Horses on Denial (Bella Union)
  18. The Suburbs by Mr. Little Jeans on The Suburbs (Sony)
  19. Osaka Loop Line by Discovery on LP (XL)
  20. Nightcall by Kavinsky on Nightcall (Record Makers)
  21. Right Down The Line by Gerry Rafferty on City to City (Parlophone)
  22. This Charming Man by The Smiths on This Charming Man (Single) (Rough Trade)
  23. The Ledge by Fleetwood Mac on Tusk (Warner Bros.)
  24. Break
  25. Turlya & Ramakrishna by Alice Coltrane on Ptah The El Daoud (GRP)