CH057: 120 Minutes

Before MTV was a wasteland of cheaply produced reality shows, they showed (cheaply produced) music videos. 120 Minutes was the reason television was invented, as far as I was concerned.

Playlist

  1. Low by Cracker on s/t (Virgin)
  2. You Are Everything by R.E.M. on Green (Warner Bros. )
  3. Born Of Frustration by James on Seven (Fontana)
  4. The Statue Got Me High by They Might Be Giants on Apollo 18 (Elektra)
  5. Rush by Big Audio Dynamite on The Globe (Columbia)
  6. Perfect Skin by Lloyd Cole and the Commotions on Rattlesnakes (Geffen)
  7. Suboceana by Tom Tom Club on Single (Sire)
  8. Don't Want to Know If You Are Lonely by Husker Du on Candy Apple Grey (Warner Bros. )
  9. Left of the Dial by The Replacements on Tim (Sire)
  10. Sour Times by Portishead on Dummy (London/Go! Discs)
  11. Add It Up by Violent Femmes on s/t (Slash)
  12. Save It For Later by The English Beat on Special Beat Service (Shout! Factory)
  13. Mayor Of Simpleton by XTC on Oranges & Lemons (Geffen)
  14. Just Like Honey by The Jesus And Mary Chain on Psychocandy (Warner Bros.)
  15. Heavenly Pop Hit by The Chills on Single (Slash/London)
  16. Pulling Mussels (From The Shell) by Squeeze on Argybargy (A & M)
  17. Feed The Tree by Belly on Star (4AD)
  18. Final Solution by Peter Murphy on Single (Beggar's Banquet)
  19. Pump It Up by Elvis Costello & The Attractions on Single (Radar)
  20. Close To Me by The Cure on Single (Fiction)
  21. We Love You (12" Version) by Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark on Single (Virgin Records)
  22. Crash by The Primitives on Lovely (RCA)
  23. Violet by Hole on Live Through This (DGC)
  24. Love's Easy Tears by Cocteau Twins on Single (4AD)
  25. Close (To The Edit) by Art of Noise on Single (ZTT)
  26. Falling To Pieces by Faith No More on Single (Slash) Local
  27. Pandora's Box by Throwing Muses on s/t (4AD)