Dandelion Radio Festive 50 2006

You remember how the John Peel inspired web based Dandelion Radio took over the late Peel’s Festive Fifty poll this year, and they had been broadcasting it throughout January? Well, with the station’s February schedule now live the station have now published the final fifty, which looks a bit like this.

1. Tall Pony – I’m Your Boyfriend Now
2. The Autons – Snakes
3. Camera Obscura – Lloyd, I’m Ready To Be Heartbroken
4. Decoration – Job In London
5. Peter, Bjorn And John – Young Folks
6. Beatnik Filmstars – Really Quite Bizarre
7. The Playing Fields – Hello New World
8. TV On The Radio – Wolf Like Me
9. Misty’s Big Adventure – Fashion Parade
10. Mogwai – Friend Of The Night
11. Decoration – Candidate
12. Los Campesinos! – You! Me! Dancing!
13. Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly – The Chronicles Of A Bohemian Teenager (Part 1)
14. Das Wanderlust – The Orange Shop
15. Mogwai – Glasgow Mega Snake
16. The Bobby Mcgees – Ivor Cutler Is Dead
17. Mugstar – My Baby Skull Has Not Yet Flowered
18. Bearsuit – Steven Fucking Spielberg
19. The Pipettes – Pull Shapes
20. I’m From Barcelona – We’re From Barcelona
21. Cartridge – Fooling Around
22. Mugstar – Good Posture Vs Bad Posture
23. Beatnik Filmstars – It’s Not What You Know
24. Gossip – Standing In The Way Of Control
25. The Nightingales – Born Again In Birmingham
26. The Nightingales – Black Country
27. Klaxons – Magick
28. Joanna Newsom – Only Skin
29. Morrissey – Life Is A Pigsty
30. The Knife – We Share Our Mothers Health
31. Uffie – Pop The Glock
32 .Cat Power – The Greatest
33. Metric – Monster Hospital
34. The Raconteurs – Steady As She Goes
35. The Long Blondes – Once And Never Again
36. Gnarls Barkley – Crazy
37. Booka Shade – In White Rooms
38. Mates Of State – Fraud In The ’80s
39. Iliketrains – The Beeching Report
40. Dustin’s Bar Mitzvah – To The Ramones
41. Jarvis Cocker – Running The World
42. N-Type – Tolerance
43. Forest Giants – So You Think You’re Unhappy
44. Chalkdust – Cheddar Would Be Better
45. Lost Penguin – I Believe I Can Fly
46. Tilly & The Wall – Reckless
47. Seize – The Day Flying
48. Lost Penguin – Mr. Whippy
49. Gilbert – Willow
50. Uke Stanza – You Will With Ivor Cutler

Two of the artists included, The Autons and Forest Giants, will play at a Dandelion Radio night at Cargo in London next Tuesday, 6 February.

February’s Dandelion Radio schedule includes programming to celebrate the previously reported tenth birthday of the Shifty Disco label, including live recordings from that also previously reported Shifty Disco night at the Luminaire in London last week.

More at www.DandelionRadio.com.

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