Dots Jukebox: “Sugar” 3rd & 4th Feb 2017 #DotsJukebox #Sugar




Artist Song Suggested by
Def Leppard Pour Some Sugar on Me @instantkarma80 @annatheforager
System of a Down Sugar @sirsidneyp
R.E.M. Sweetness Follows @bringitonskippy
Sonic Youth Sugar Kane @beardedsteven
The Chemical Brothers Life is Sweet @eveshambaggy
Ladytron Sugar @thesweetcheat
Echo & The Bunnymen Lips Like Sugar @gigticket @miftin81 @skylarkingmatt
Carter USM Sweetheart Sugar Baby @jason_dobson
The Smiths Sweet & Tender Hooligan @antmeals
The Cocteau Twins Sugar Hiccup @caroline_binnie
The Sugarcubes Hit @annatheforager @maxinesimons1
Stone Roses (Song for My) Sugar Spun Sister @pineapplehurts
Yo La Tengo Sugarcube @durutti74
The Chiffons Sweet Talkin’ Guy @pinkyblonde_
Natalie Merchant Life is Sweet @lsherrington1
The Searchers Sugar and Spice @staffs75
Guns n’ Roses Sweet Child o’ Mine @antmeals
Jesus and Mary Chain Just Like Honey @gigticket
Ash Candy @skylarkingmatt
Stephen Duffy Sugar High @maffrj
The Clint Boon Experience White No Sugar @neilc79
Nitzer Ebb Sugar Sweet @sirsidneyp
Maria McKee Life is Sweet @rosbif65
Tom Waits Chocolate Jesus @antmeals
Lightning Seeds Sugar Coated Iceberg @miftin81
Rolling Stones Brown Sugar @mattowlbeak
Syreeta Your Kiss is Sweet @skylarkingmatt
OMD Sugar Tax @stevomusicman
Sugar Hoover Dam @guitartutorrich
The White Stripes Sugar Never Tasted So Good @musicvstheworld



Dots Jukebox: Bitterness, 12th February 2016 #MusicIsEverything #DotsJukebox

Artist Song Suggested By
Joe Jackson Is She Really Going Out With Him? @skylarkingmatt
Ben Folds Five Song for the Dumped @chasethegroove
Cornershop Judy Sucks a Lemon for Breakfast @indieover40
Marvin Gaye Heard it Through the Grapevine @musicvstheworld
Jill Sobule Bitter @rosbif65
Lush Hypocrite @paulie9461
Jesse Macht Broken Faith @c_picturesofyou
Paul Weller Bitterness Rising @stamfordcowboy
The Happy Mondays Tart Tart @davidkbruce
Green Day Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) @lindy_lou2
Joe Walsh Rosewood Bitters @scottp68
Porcupine Tree Feel So Low @lamauvaisepente
Theory of a Deadman Hate My Life @anxiousflag
Wilco Jesus, etc @richard0x4a
English Dogs Hate Song @guitartutorrich
Star Turn on 45 Pints Pump Up the Bitter @bringitonskippy
Amy Winehouse Best Friends, Right? @musicvstheworld
The Magnetic Fields Bitter Tears @beardedsteven
Timon The Bitter Thoughts of Little Jane @durutti74
Kristofer Åström How Can You Live With Yourself? @call_me_micha
The Verve Bitter Sweet Symphony @barnstudiosigns @danthompson78
Bob Dylan Positively 4th Street @jenbren1976
PJ Harvey Rid of Me @musicvstheworld
The Bluetones Don’t Stand Me Down @neilthekid
Roxy Music Bitter-Sweet @ladyofsonnets66
The Offspring Spare Me the Details @miftin81
Skunk Anansie Hedonism @nostalgicpus
Able Tasmans Sour Queen @riverboatcapt
Ween Baby Bitch @grantsales
Pernice Brothers Clear Spot @darrenmjones
Rival Schools Undercovers On @jonesrl86
McAlmont & Butler Yes @captain_parsnip
Ugly Kid Joe Everything About You @staffs75
Placebo Bitter End @katienana09
Etta James I’d Rather Go Blind @musicvstheworld

Dots Jukebox: “Education” 16th October 2015

EducationI had a bit of time to spare, so the lovely people of twitter helped me to produce this fantastic playlist for a one off return of Dots Jukebox! Thanks to all who contributed suggestions – you all rock! 🙂

SONG OF THE WEEK: this week it was the choice of regular contributor @mirandakitten – good call!! 

Band Song Suggested by
Alice Cooper School’s Out @richarde1875 @guitartutorrich @paldinowolf @evashadowgirl18
Jurassic 5 Concrete Schoolyard @riverboatcapt
The Smiths The Headmaster Ritual @kedwondo @durutti74 @stamfordcowboy
Billy Bragg The Saturday Boy @cavedweller71
The Fall The Birmingham School of Business School @hodge_nufc @theautumnstones
Madness Baggy Trousers @thesweetcheat @lindy_lou2 @moff76
Jim Bob Back to School @indieover40
Kate Bush Pi @paulie9461
Little Boots Mathematics @bringitonskippy
Chemical Brothers The Test @neilc79
Steely Dan My Old School @mirandakitten
Tilly and the Wall Bad Education @thealbumwall
Forest Swords Friend, You Will Never Learn @grantsales
Drive By Truckers Daddy Learned to Fly @makerzmark
Pink Floyd Another Brick in the Wall Part 2 @clairhorne @danthompson78 @gigbloguk @paldinowolf
Belle & Sebastian We Rule the School @beardedsteven with a mention for @mattowlbeak
Pearl Jam Jeremy @anxiousflag @peejaybe
Nirvana School @ladyofsonnets66
Fields School Books @rich_w27
Mos Def Mathematics @jonesrl86
The Gathering You Learn About It @chasethegroove
Martha 1997, Passing in the Hallway @sadpad21
The Jam Art School @miftin81 @staffs77
Blue Orchids Bad Education @rickjleach
The Ramones Rock & Roll High School @instantkarma80 @sparkypatrick @redlikejungle
The White Stripes We Are Going to Be Friends @shelljacques
Caitlin Rose Learnin’ to Ride @richard0x4a
The Beach Boys Be True to Your School @beatcitytone
Sam Cooke Wonderful World @vicaviber
The Korgis Everybody’s Got To Learn Sometime @musicvstheworld

Dots Jukebox: “Power” 9th May 2015



Band Song Suggested by
Richard Ashcroft Music is Power @neilc79
Tom Robinson Band Power in the Darkness @ackleite
Lesley Gore You Don’t Own Me @evashadowgirl18
Manic Street Preachers Sex, Power, Love & Money @heliumdelirium @clairhorne
Arcade Fire Neighbourhood No. 3 (Power Out) @jason_dobson @damjef
Ladytron Soft Power @beatcitytone
Electric Six Danger! High Voltage! @sparkes74
Molotov Gimme Tha Power @weloveallthat
Kanye West Power @erraticbear
Snap The Power @rich_w27 @durutti74 @dronhilltweets
Spiritualized Electricity @paldinowolf @kedwondo @lucy_raggy_doll
Cat Power The Greatest @chimbonda39
Suede The Power @_sandywishart @tvermar @jamescollingwo1
John Lennon Power to the People @djfroggle @instantkarma80
The Kinks Superman @scottp68
R.E.M. What’s the Frequency Kenneth @staffs77
The Smiths There is a Light that Never Goes Out @kedwondo @richard0x4a
OMD Electricity @durutti74 @sparkypatrick
Watsky Strong as an Oak @jonesrl86
Rival Sons Electric Man @monkeymarl
Win You’ve Got the Power @durutti74 @darrenmjones
Pulp The Will to Power @musicvstheworld
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds Ballad of the Mighty I @knoxy15
Patti Smith People Have the Power @stevemac721 @ageingraver @gibsons59
Flogging Molly The Power’s Out @vesskimo
Iron Maiden Powerslave @chesterbells1 @eddiesmate1 @paldinowolf
The Clash Complete Control @vaguemclarity
Public Enemy Fight the Power @flash_harry_ @paldinowolf @sparkypatrick @tinyeibar @tvermar @guitartutorrich @cjcole01
Rage Against The Machine Take the Power Back @guitartutorrich @lsherrington1 @lauradron
The Stooges Raw Power @ladyofsonnets66 @beardedsteven
Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention Trouble Every Day @pussyquiet
Jimi Hendrix Power of Soul @guitartutorrich
The Power Station Get it On (Bang a Gong) @n1ckbab3r
The Chi Lites (For God’s Sake) Give More Power to the People @contra_flow
Frankie Goes to Hollywood Power of Love @paldinowolf @tvermar

Dots Jukebox: “History” 4th May 2015



Band Song Suggested by
KLF Justified and Ancient @dronhilltweets
Girls Aloud Whole Lotta History @newky_brown
Boney M Rasputin @beatcitytone
OMD Enola Gay @cassettesman @hungryhatter
Propellerheads feat. Shirley Bassey History Repeating @neilc79 @lsherrington1
Courtney Barnett History Eraser @rickjleach
Mai Tai History @sparkes74 @nobrightside @john_freeman_
Marvin Gaye Abraham, Martin & John @skylarkingmatt
Sam Cooke Wonderful World @jason_dobson @ageingraver
Shangri Las Past, Present and Future @paulie9461
Billy Joel We Didn’t Start the Fire @scottp68
New Model Army The Green and the Grey @gothicmomma
Ian Brown Illegal Attacks @purpleink1310
The Chocolate Watchband In the Past @country_steve @psonicpsunday
Don McLean American Pie @musicvstheworld
Iris Dement Our Town @richard0x4a
Galliano Leg in the Sea of History @vesskimo
The Sensational Alex Harvey Band Boston Tea Party @adibeasley @carldogwalker
Billy Bragg The World Turned Upside Down @che1970
Split Enz History Never Repeats @vicaviber
Johnny Horton Battle of New Orleans @chasethegroove
I Like Trains Spencer Perceval @recrwplay
Neutral Milk Hotel Holland, 1945 @jonesrl86
Pink Floyd Your Possible Pasts @heliumdelirium
Marillion Lavender @laugharne71
Deep Purple Smoke on the Water @rellufevad
Iron Maiden Paschendale @eddiesmate1
Grant Lee Buffalo Rock of Ages @vaguemclarity
Afghan Whigs John the Baptist @davidkbruce
Billie Holiday Strange Fruit @contra_flow
Do Make Say Think A Tender History in Rust @slowthrills
Teenage Fanclub Don’t Look Back @damjef
The Cribs Ancient History @riverboatcapt @daveorv41
Oasis Don’t Look Back in Anger @lindy_lou2
Cast History @instantkarma80
The Verve History @staffs77 @danthompson78 @miss_amandabee @jamesoldham
Manic Street Preachers Prologue to History @clairhorne
The Stone Roses She Bangs the Drums @bringitonskippy
The Minutemen History Lesson Part II @chops_top_fives @slowthrills
Modest Mouse History Sticks to Your Feet @thealbumwall
Allo Darlin’ History Lessons @flintsghost
Supergrass Richard III @call_me_cynical @mirandakitten
Shakespeare’s Sister You’re History @durutti74 @matthewmoloney @palfreygeoff
Neil Young Ohio @musicvstheworld
Lambchop Gettysburg Address @pauldn1

Dots Jukebox: “Races” 11th April 2015

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SONG OF THE WEEK: This week, I chose @serendipitymaz ‘s suggestion…

Band Song Suggested by
The Primitives Crash @hungryhatter
Blur No Distance Left to Run @captain_parsnip @skylarkingmatt
The Hold Steady Chips Ahoy @rickjleach
The Trash Can Sinatras All the Dark Horses @johnynocash
The Flaming Lips Race for the Prize @chops_top_fives @contra_flow @cjcole01
Cake The Distance @jamesoldham @maffrj @danthompson78
Bad Religion The Gray Race @musicvstheworld
Eek-a-mouse How I Got My Name @gasheadau
Bob Marley Rat Race @ladyofsonnets66
Yello The Race @scan4lessinfo @purpleink1310 @iancpeacock
UK Subs Keep on Running Till You Burn @robertleith @kezwilliams13
Tiger Race @call_me_cynical
Thirty Seconds to Mars The Race @icequeenfidel
Architecture in Helsinki Heart it Races @slowthrills
Mogwai Mexican Grand Prix @flintsghost @lippykidmusic
Kraftwerk Tour de France @daveorv41 @jamescollingwo1 @recrwplay @jason_dobson
Kenickie Drag Race @substandardnerd
Rival Schools Racing to Red Lights @jonesrl86
Le Mans Un Rayo de Soi @cavedweller71
Woodkid Run Boy Run @serendipitymaz
Queen Bicycle Race @newky_brown @webb_times
Spencer Davis Group Keep on Running @instantkarma80
Paul Robeson Canoe Song @musicvstheworld
The Specials Rat Race @richarde1875
The Pogues Bottle of Smoke @pauldn1
The Velvet Underground Run Run Run @staffs77
Seth Lakeman Race to be King @annatheforager
Elbow & Richard Hawley The Fix @jacobs_ladder71 @lsherrington1
Lindisfarne Run for Home @amcyoung
The Stills-Young Band Long May You Run @richard0x4a

Dots Jukebox: Witches 28th Feb 2015



Artist Song Suggested by
Cream Strange Brew @jamescollingwo1 @makerzmark
Thurston Moore Wonderful Witches @chasethegroove
Donovan Season of the Witch @skylarkingmatt @staffs77
Gengahr She’s a Witch @hertfordsoul
Marianne Faithfull Witches’ Song @rosbif65
The ERC Another Witch is Dead @cavedweller71
Hefner The Sad Witch @flintsghost @perlalaloca
Low Witches @oneillpaudie @beardedsteven @vicaviber
Liars There’s Always Room on the Broom @davidkbruce
Bloc Party Hunting for Witches @jason_dobson @grantsales
Katy B Witches Brew @purpleink1310
Aphex Twin Logan Rock Witch @mixless
PVRIS My House @webbshire
Ladytron Black Cat @damjef
Aqualung Strange and Beautiful @katienana09
Kate Bush Waking the Witch @bomaya @paulie9461 @substandardnerd
The Royalty Witchcraft @bodlingboy
Charles Sheffield It’s Your Voodoo Working @riverboatcapt
Santana Black Magic Woman @charlene82b
Eagles Witchy Woman @neilthekid @eddiesmate1
The Strawbs From the Witchwood @durutti74
Buffalo Tom Witches @jamescurran6
Marsha Hunt Walk on Guilded Splinters @theheliocentric
Jethro Tull Witch’s Promise @heyheyluciani
The Cult The Witch @zanylala
Monster Magnet 19 Witches @instantkarma80
Queens of the Stone Age Burn the Witch @danthompson78 @knoxy15 @lsherrington1
Guided By Voices Cut Out Witch @slowthrills @cjcole01
Wolfmother Witchcraft @beta_jamie
Rush Witch Hunt @heliumdelirium
The Sonics The Witch @tvermar @mightymeadow
Fear Of Men Seer @thezanussi
Jarvis Cocker Black Magic @vinylpod
Erasure Witch in the Ditch @bringitonskippy
Laurel Aitken Witch Doctor from Amsterdam @vaguemclarity
Billy Bragg She’s Got a New Spell @sberrells
Kip Tyler & The Flips She’s My Witch @thesweetcheat @contra_flow
Sparklehorse Weird Sisters @richard0x4a
Siouxsie & The Banshees Spellbound @brianwrose
Sufjan Stevens The Mistress Witch of McClure @musicvstheworld

Dots Jukebox – Impromptu Request Show 30th Jan 2015



Artist Song Suggested by
Bellowhead Let Her Run @annatheforager @lsherrington1
Allo Darlin’ Capricornia @bringitonskippy
Jesus Jones International Bright Young Thing @captain_parsnip
King Creosote Something to Believe In @ggccot
Iron Maiden Hallowed Be Thy Name @eddiesmate1
The White Stripes One More Cup of Coffee @skylarkingmatt
Sleater Kinney Bury Our Friends @grantsales
Jonsi Go Do @paldinowolf
Tallest Man On Earth Burden of Tomorrow @southallio
Bad Religion Tomorrow @musicvstheworld for @guitartutorrich
Ghostpoet Off Peak Dreams @stiggy_78
Roy Orbison Shahdaroba @richardkhornsey
Gulp Game Love @danthompson78
R.E.M. Stand @philmonkey
The Long Winters The Commander Thinks Aloud @sberrells
Thousand Yard Stare Thisness @indieover40
Vince Guaraldi Trio Linus and Lucy @durutti74
School of Seven Bells Faded Heart @lucy_raggy_doll
INXS Mystify @matthewmoloney
Maria McKee Season of the Fair @rosbif65
Drenge Bloodsports @biffo183
Chumped December is the Longest Month @riverboatcapt
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell California Soul @carldogwalker
Black Star Riders Kingdom of the Lost @1infivehq
The Decemberists A Beginning Song @lindy_lou2
Caitlin Rose For the Rabbits @richard0x4a
The Luxembourg Signal Distant Drive @thezanussi
The Mountain Goats San Bernardino @maffrj
Future Islands Seasons @shinpad11
Madrugada feat. Ane Brun Lift Me @musicvstheworld

Dots Jukebox: End 28th December 2014



Artist Song Suggested by
Cat Power Dark End of the Street @chops_top_fives
Devotchka How it Ends @dronhilltweets
The Blow Monkeys Atomic Lullaby @naecompromise
Daniel Johnston True Love Will Find You in the End @musicvstheworld
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds (I’ll Love You) Till the End of the World @vaguemclarity
The Doors When the Music’s Over @speedofsounduk
The Jane Austen Argument When the End of the World Came @aisfornala
Placebo Bitter End @katienana09 @staffs77
Arab Strap There is no Ending @davidkbruce
Joe Jackson Happy Ending @skylarkingmatt
Siouxsie & The Banshees Lands End @viz4vinyl
Fugazi Last Chance for a Slow Dance @hodge_nufc
The Strokes The End Has No End @jonesrl86 @djfroggle
Tokyo Police Club End of a Spark @bringitonskippy
The Kinks The End of the Day @scottp68 @slowthrills
Paul Weller Whirlpools End @stamfordcowboy
Foo Fighters Summer’s End @purpleink1310
British Sea Power It Ended on an Oily Stage @richard0x4a
NoMeansNo The End of All Things @vapple78
The Jesus and Mary Chain The Living End @weloveallthat @ryeandwry
Pulp Mile End @musicvstheworld
The Futureheads Skip to the End @davidkbruce@danthompson78
Radiohead Where I End and You Begin @vicaviber
R.E.M. It’s the End of the World As We Know it (and I Feel Fine) @heyheyluciani @jason_dobson
Green Day Wake Me Up When September Ends @lindy_lou2
The Kinks End of the Season @contra_flow
Roxy Music Bitters End @ladyofsonnets66
Minutemen Two Beads at the End @hodge_nufc
Bongwater The Living End @vapple78
Lloyd Cole & The Commotions Nevers End @rich_w27
The Specials You’re Wondering Now @jacklondonexile
Wild Beasts End Come too Soon @slowthrills
Kate Tempest Happy End @rosbif65
2Pac Until the End of Time @playthis
Boyz II Men End of the Road @trish_savine
The Greenhornes There is an End @musicvstheworld
Young Marble Giants Final Day @durutti74
Richard James Said I’d Leave @clairhorne
Vanessa Carlton In the End @chasethegroove
Super Furry Animals It’s Not the End of the World @cavedweller71 @danthompson78
The Bluetones A Parting Gesture @scatty_blonde
The Field Mice End of the Affair @indieover40
Ryan Adams The End @lsherrington1
The Boy Least Likely To A Fairytale Ending @aisfornala
Nick Cave Death is Not the End @bodlingboy @chops_top_fives
The Doors The End @instantkarma80 @neilthekid @drfilth @ianwebb1982 @ianskenny
Leonard Cohen Dance Me to the End of Love @sparkes74 @vicaviber
Blur To the End @stamfordcowboy
Brian Eno An Ending @durutti74 @mixless
Ryuichi Sakamoto Happy End @musicvstheworld

Dots Jukebox: Middle 27th December 2014




Artist Song Suggested by
The Mummers Stuck in the Middle @rosbif65
Billy Joel The River of Dreams @richardkhornsey @aisfornala
Jesus and Mary Chain Halfway to Crazy @indieover40
Loudon Wainwright III Dead Skunk in the Middle of the Road @musicvstheworld
Spearhead / Michael Franti People in the Middle @playthis @jason_dobson
The Pretenders Middle of the Road @skylarkingmatt
Dillard and Clark Lyin’ Down the Middle @durutti74
Jimmy Eat World The Middle @vesskimo @ianwebb1982 @hertfordsoul
Lilly Wood and the Prick Middle of the Night @musicvstheworld
Deerhunter Back to the Middle @contra_flow
London Grammar Strong @viz4vinyl
Rocket from the Crypt Middle @cavedweller71
Terrorvision Middleman @stamfordcowboy @bodlingboy
Hot Hot Heat Middle of Nowhere @vaguemclarity
R.E.M. So.Central Rain @davidkbruce @hodge_nufc
Madness Our House @musicvstheworld
Robert Cray The One in the Middle @scottp68
Manic Street Preachers Between the Clock and the Bed @heliumdelirium
The Fall MiddleMass @vapple78 @tonytiger67 @rickjleach
Sun Kil Moon The Moderately Talented Young Woman @jonesrl86
Stealer’s Wheel Stuck in the Middle with You @instantkarma80 @drfilth @clairhorne @lindy_lou2
Dusty Springfield In the Middle of Nowhere @sparkes74@beatcitytone
Johnny Cash The One on the Right is on the Left @musicvstheworld
Ry Cooder Smack Dab in the Middle @peterminihane
The Duckworth Lewis Method Out in the Middle @recrwplay@lsherrington1
Beth Orton Central Reservation @maffrj
Morrissey Action is My Middle Name @purpleink1310 @staffs77
The Specials Enjoy Yourself @jacklondonexile
David Ford Meet Me in the Middle @aisfornala
Belle and Sebastian The Loneliness of the Middle Distance Runner @richard0x4a
Grizzly Bear Central and Remote @musicvstheworld
Denim Middle of the Road @durutti74 @recrwplay @maffrj
The Go Betweens In the Core of a Flame @davidkbruce
Great Northern The Middle @chasethegroove
Modern Lovers Government Center @speedofsounduk
Sleaford Mods Middle Men @hodge_nufc
TV on the Radio Halfway Home @durutti74
Marion Down the Middle with You @bringitonskippy
Kate Bush Walk Straight Down the Middle @matthewmoloney
Goldie Inner City Life @musicvstheworld