Marvin Hamster Music Emporium – MH231

The Marvin Hamster Music Emporium is two hours of alternate music from the 80s and 90s brought to you by your Rodent of Retro. The show is usually six sets of about 20 minutes. Each set has a theme, or combination of songs that fit together somehow.

MH231 looks something like this…

Suburb Cats Set – Starting the show with some upbeat songs bracketed by some Twin Cities bands.
Love Is The Law – Suburbs
I Want You Back – Hoodoo Gurus
Rock This Town – Stray Cats
Goody Two Shoes – Adam Ant
I Will Dare – The Replacements

Squeeze And Bang Set
Do You Remember Rock N Roll Radio? – Ramones
Bang On The Drum All Day – Todd Rundgren
Making Plans for Nigel – XTC
Pump It Up – Elvis Costello
Hourglass – Squeeze

Driving To The Border Set
Too Much Sex, Not Enough Affection – Timbuk 3
Stop This Car – The Woodentops
Driven To Tears – The Police
Drive She Said – Stan Ridgway
Borderline – Camper Van Beethoven

Eelskin Wallet Set
Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps – Cake
Super Bon Bon – Soul Coughing
Particle Man – They Might Be Giants
Totally Nude – The Wallets
Hospital Food – Eels
If I Only Had a Brain – MC 900 Ft Jesus

Grace Lugosi Set
Walking In The Rain – Grace Jones
Bela Lugosi’s Dead – Bauhaus

Scared Goat Set
Cotton – Mountain Goats
Please Mr. B. – The Sugarplastic
Under The Bridge – Red Hot Chili Peppers
I Scare Myself – Thomas Dolby

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Author: Marty Kuhrt

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