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More songs about food, but not buildings

18 August 2013

Bon Appétit comes up with 25 songs that ought to fit into your diet somewhere. How many of these selections match up with my Fewer Songs About Buildings and Food compilation? Three.

Fewer Songs about Buildings and Food

2 December 2007

The title, of course, sends up Talking Heads, yet I resisted the temptation to include “Burning Down the House,” which qualifies as a song about a building. On the other hand, “Mayonaise,” in its Corganized form, isn’t really about food at all. Evidently the process of constructing these things is starting to get to me.

Cover art, Wendex 111138-2Track listing for 111138-2:

  1. The B-52’s: Love Shack
  2. The Association: Broccoli
  3. Average White Band: Cut the Cake
  4. The Four Tops: 7 Rooms of Gloom
  5. Smashing Pumpkins: Mayonaise
  6. Madness: Our House
  7. Dee Dee Sharp: Gravy
  8. Wendy Rene: Bar B Q
  9. Jim Lowe: Green Door
  10. Tin Tin: Toast and Marmalade for Tea
  11. The Clique: Sugar on Sunday
  12. Cathy Carr: Ivory Tower
  13. The Marathons: Peanut Butter
  14. Susan Christie: I Love Onions
  15. Frijid Pink: House of the Rising Sun
  16. Trini Lopez: Lemon Tree
  17. The Drifters: Three Thirty Three
  18. The Newbeats: Bread and Butter
  19. Freddie and the Dreamers: A Windmill in Old Amsterdam
  20. The Warner Bros.: Oleo Margarine
  21. The Clash: Rock the Casbah
  22. Jan and Dean: Popsicle
  23. Bow Wow Wow: I Want Candy
  24. Parliament: (Tear the Roof Off the Sucker) We Want the Funk