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Cant Stop the Music
in which we salute Ellie Greenwich
P Swann
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We've got all sorts of ditties this week on CSTM, but certainly need to salute Ellie Greenwich, who wrote, co-wrote & produced some of the 20th century's boppiest & zaniest songs; songs that kept getting sung by The Ramones, Tiny Tim, The Cramps & Alyssa Milano well after The Ronettes, The Butterflys, Darlene Love, & The Shangri-Las finished topping the charts.
Plus we'll need to pay a little attention to the plight of dogs in summer & the embarassment of the owners that kill them.
recorded in the studios of WRIR 97.3 FM Richmond VA
Here's the complete Ellie Greenwich song list ... at least according to Ellie Greenwich

And here's the PLAYLIST

STARTING WITH COVERS - The Ellie Greenwich Experience
The Cramps - Hanky Panky
The Saints - River Deep, Mountain High
Joey Ramone - Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)
The Ramones - Baby I Love You

CLASSIC INFLUENCERS - More Ellie Greenwich songs
The Beach Boys - I Can Hear Music
Sam Chalpin - Leader of the Pack
Blondie - Out in the Streets

Neko Case - Train from Kansas City
Beth orton - I Wish I New Saw the Sunshine
The Flying Lizards - Then He Kissed Me
Bette Midler - Chapel of Love

AND THE WHACKY USES of Ellie Greenwich creations
They Might be Giants - Maybe I Know
Tiny Tim with the Band - Be My Baby
The Morning Benders - Why Don't They Let Us Fall in Love

Manfred Mann - Doo Wah Ditty
The Jelly Beans - Wanna Love Him So Bad
Ellie Greenwich - Love is Better than Ever (Demo)

OK, I HAVEN'T PLAYED THE SHANGRI-LAS YET, but have played covers of all their Greenwich hits

The Shangri-las - Remember (Walking in the Sand)
The Shangri-las - Good Taste Tip - Dating

ALSO IN THE NEWS - Gone to the Dogs
The J's with Jamie - Your Dog
Ricki Lake - PETA PSA
Marvin Pontiac - I'm a Doggy
Playful Children's Choir - How Much is that Doggie
Iggy Pop - I Wanna Be Your Dog

The Pogues - Maggie May
National Lampoon - Save the Whales
Cher - Gypsies, Tramps & Thieves
Neil Diamond - Solitary Man

The Augmented Seven - Lord Got Tomatoes
John R Butler - The Hand of the Almighty
The Soggy Matzoh Boys - Man of Constant Tsuris

Hip Hop Hoodios - 1492
Meshugga Beach Party - Dayenu
Paul Shapiro - Tsouris

Brenton Wood - Good Night Baby

CSTM 2009-08-30 Download Program Podcast
02:00:45 1 Aug. 30, 2009
WRIR 97.3FM Richmond VA
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