ABC’S OF ROCK: C is for Cookie

Started a music blog. Wrote some stuff.  Didn’t really stick with it but that didn’t stop me from bringing in a cd everyday to work.  Still catching up…

C SHELF
The Cables, Cagney & Lacee, Cake, Cakelike, Calexico, Call & Response, Camera Obscura, Camper Van Beethoven, Cape May, The Cars, Johnny Cash, Channing Cope, Chappaquiddick Skyline, Charlatans UK, Cheap Trick, Alex Chilton, Cibo Matto, Clap Your Hands & Say Yeah, Gene Clark, The Clash, Jimmy Cliff, Patsy Cline, Jarvis Cocker, Cocteau Twins, Lloyd Cole & The Commotions, Edwyn Collins, The Colourfield, John Coltrane, Concrete Blonde, Congress Of The Cow, The Connells, Convoy, Cornelius, Angela Correa, Elvis Costello, Cotton Mather, Country Mike, Cover Me Badd, Graham Coxon, the Cramps, the Cranberries, the Creatures, Creeedence Clearwater Revival, the Cure, Matt Curreri & The Ex-FriendsCookieLP

FIVE FAVE C’S
The Clash, Matt Curreri & The Ex-Friends, Calexico, Cocteau Twins, Lloyd Cole & The Commotions

C IS FOR COOKIE: BEST OF THE LETTER C
#1 FAVE: “PUSHING UP THE DAISIES” BY THE COLOURFIELD
Terry Hall’s underrated third big band. What a riff.

“The State of Illinois” by the Cables
“The Walls Came Down” by the Call
“Bye Bye Love” by the Cars
“Pearl” by Chapterhouse
“Shake A Tail Feather” by Ray Charles & The Blues Bros

“She’s Tight” by Cheap Trick
“My Baby Just Cares For Me” by Alex Chilton
“Destination” by the Church
“This Is Radio Clash” by The Clash
“Carolyn’s Fingers” by Cocteau Twins
“Are You Ready To Be Heartbroken” by Lloyd Cole & The Commotions
“A Girl Like You” by Edwyn Collins
“I Don’t Care Anymore” by Phil Collins
“All 4 Love” by Color Me Badd
“Pushing Up Daisies” by the Colourfield
“Beyond Belief” by Elvis Costello
“Bop Pills” by the Cramps
“Standing There” by the Creatures
“Suite: Judy Blue Eyes” (live at Woodstock) by Crosby Stills & Nash

“Push” by the Cure
“Wife” (live) by Matt Curreri & The Ex-Friends


YER FAVORITE Cs

YER FAVORITE C ACTS
1. The Clash (11)
2. Cheap Trick (7)
Elvis Costello (7)
4. The Cure (4)
5. The Cars (3)
Johnny Cash (3)
The Church (3)
Cocteau Twins (3)
Sam Cooke (3)
Alice Cooper (3)
Creedence Clearwater Revival (3)

YER FAVORITE SONGS BY Cs
Lipstick Vogue by Elvis Costello  (CONTEST WINNER CHRISTOPHER CASUGAS)
Shine A Light by the Constantines
Stickshifts and Safetybelts by Cake
Complete Control by The Clash
Inside Out by The Chameleons
Just Like Heaven by The Cure
Columbus by The Church
Up the Down Escalator by The Chameleons
Bury You by Chateau
plus Hava Nagila by Chubby Checker and Come With the Gentle People by The Carrie Nations  (not on Spotify)

Thanks to everyone who voted.  You can still submit your top five Cs and favorite song in the comments.

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