Saturday, October 13, 2007

Presenting the Geography Pop Quiz Mix!

Volume 8 of the Green Monkey Music Project has been completed, and is available for download!

If the participants of this mix want to discuss their own selections, please feel free to do so! We'll put a pointer on this post if you end up posting about it on your own blog (or you could always just add comments here, I suppose).


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GEOGRAPHY POP QUIZ!
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Rules and Theme Details


The Participants Discuss Their Selections:
Chris!
DGuzman!
Beckeye!
Manx!
Johnny Yen!
Gizmorox!
Bubs!
Moxie!
Splotchy!


The Songs:


Get the mix in chunks!

Zipfile of Songs 01-07 (All of Chris' songs)
Zipfile of Songs 08-14 (All of DGuzman's songs)
Zipfile of Songs 15-21 (All of Beckeye's songs)
Zipfile of Songs 22-26 (All of Manx's songs)
Zipfile of Songs 27-33 (All of Johnny Yen's songs)
Zipfile of Songs 34-40 (All of Gizmorox's songs)
Zipfile of Songs 41-47 (All of Bubs' songs)
Zipfile of Songs 48-54 (All of Moxie's songs)
Zipfile of Songs 55-61 (All of Splotchy's songs)


No thanks, I'll just pick at the songs!

01 - Joe Williams - Goin' To Chicago Blues [chris]
02 - Guster - Amsterdam [chris]
03 - Donovan - Sunny South Kensington [chris]
04 - Fats Domino - Mardi Gras In New Orleans [chris]
05 - Lionel Hampton & Oscar Peterson - Indiana [chris]
06 - XTC - It's Nearly Africa [chris]
07 - John Linnell - Michigan [chris]
08 - Fats Domino - Walkin' to New Orleans [dguzman]
09 - Bangles - Going Down to Liverpool [dguzman]
10 - Creedence Clearwater Revival - Lodi [dguzman]
11 - Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman [dguzman]
12 - Michelle Shocked - Anchorage [dguzman]
13 - Missing Persons - Walking in L.A. [dguzman]
14 - Tony Bennett - I Left My Heart in San Francisco [dguzman]
15 - John Hiatt - Memphis in the Meantime [beckeye]
16 - Bill Janovitz and Crown Victoria - Florida [beckeye]
17 - Juliana Hatfield Three - Feelin' Massachusetts [beckeye]
18 - Mason Jennings - New York City [beckeye]
19 - Billy Joel - Allentown [beckeye]
20 - Duran Duran - Rio [beckeye]
21 - The Bogmen - Mexico [beckeye]
22 - Do Make Say Think - Chinatown [manx]
23 - Stereolab - Outer Bongolia [manx]
24 - Pink Floyd - Grantchester Meadows [manx]
25 - Tortoise - Eros [manx]
26 - Sufjan Stevens - Springfield, or Bobby Got a Shadfly Caught in his Hair [manx]
27 - Lloyd Cole and the Commotions - Charlotte Street [johnnyyen]
28 - R.E.M. - (Don't Go Back to) Rockville [johnnyyen]
29 - Brook Benton - Rainy Night In Georgia [johnnyyen]
30 - Bruce Springsteen - Nebraska [johnnyyen]
31 - Red Rockers - China [johnnyyen]
32 - Paul Butterfield Blues Band - Born In Chicago [johnnyyen]
33 - The Blasters - Hollywood Bed [johnnyyen]
34 - Ben Kwelller - Commerce, TX [gizmorox]
35 - Okkervil River - Savannah Smiles [gizmorox]
36 - Pedro the Lion - Arizona [gizmorox]
37 - Wilco - Via Chicago [gizmorox]
38 - David Bowie - This is not America [gizmorox]
39 - Simon & Garfunkel - Only Living Boy in New York [gizmorox]
40 - The Clash - London Calling [gizmorox]
41 - Tom Waits - Singapore [bubs]
42 - Bob Dylan - Mozambique [bubs]
43 - Marty Robbins - Streets of Laredo [bubs]
44 - Elvis Presley - Viva Las Vegas [bubs]
45 - Bill Monroe - Blue Moon Of Kentucky [bubs]
46 - The Pogues - Wild Cats of Kilkenny [bubs]
47 - Lyle Lovett - That's Right (You're Not From Texas) [bubs]
48 - Nellie McKay - Manhattan Avenue [moxie]
49 - Peter Gabriel - Mercy Street [moxie]
50 - Dixie Chicks - Lubbock or Leave It [moxie]
51 - Led Zeppelin - Going to California [moxie]
52 - Erasure - Blue Savannah [moxie]
53 - Marc Broussard - Lonely Night in Georgia [moxie]
54 - Train - Mississippi [moxie]
55 - Bob Haggart & Ray Bauduc - Big Noise From Winnetka [splotchy]
56 - Bob Dylan - Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again [splotchy]
57 - The Ramones - 53rd & 3rd [splotchy]
58 - Magnetic Fields - Come Back From San Francisco [splotchy]
59 - Tom Verlaine - Stalingrad [splotchy]
60 - Wire - Map Ref. 41N 93W [splotchy]
61 - Tino Contreras - Brazil [splotchy]



It is our great honor to award Green Monkey Master Badges to Manx and Beckeye!

This is their third time participating in GMMP, which now makes them Green Monkey Masters.



Congratulations, Beckeye and Manx!

8 comments:

Moxie said...

Thanks again, Splotchy! Here's the link to my writeup: http://girlwithmoxie.blogspot.com/2007/10/green-monkey-music-project-geography.html

BeckEye said...

YAYYYYY!!!

Another dream realized.

I'll have my comments up soon. Hopefully by tonight.

Manx said...

I was once the learner, now I am the master.

My song comments are up, my good man.

Dale said...

You need to make up a new award for yourself Splotchy, Green High Exalted Monkey perhaps? These damned things rock. And roll! Another awesome mix to shop from! Thanks.

Barbara Bruederlin said...

Whew that is some list!

Muchos congratulations to Manx and Beckeye. It's getting hot in here with all these Monkey Masters milling about.

BeckEye said...

My comments are up:
http://thepopeye.blogspot.com/2007/10/monkeys-are-rockin-all-over-world.html

Chris said...

Congrats to you two! Thanks again, Splotchy, for the opportunity.

Bubs said...

Another great job!

I jus tposted my choices