Dave’s Strange World’s All Time Top 5 Posts (as of December 17, 2012)

These are the Top 5 things you’ve all been looking at since we got under way in August 2012.  I’m proud to say this may be the only place where Captain Beefheart was in a Top 5 in terms of popularity.  If you haven’t perused these yet, check ’em out:

1. The Girl You Wish You Hadn’t Started a Conversation With at a Party, from SNL Sept 2012


2. “Everything is an Afterthought: The Life and Writings of Paul Nelson” by Kevin Avery


3.  “Saturday Night Live 1980″ – Nathan Rabin’s “How Bad Can it Be? Case File #23″


4.  “Hard Working Man” – Captain Beefheart / Ry Cooder / Jack Nitzche, from the film “Blue Collar” (1978) dir. Paul Schrader


5.  “Poetic License is Not Appreciated” a look at “American Me” (1992) dir. Edward James Olmos and “Blood In, Blood Out” (1993) dir. Taylor Hackford




2 thoughts on “Dave’s Strange World’s All Time Top 5 Posts (as of December 17, 2012)

  1. Forever Changes – Love
    Trout Mask Replica – Capt Beefheart
    Notorious Byrd Brothers – Byrds
    Moondance – Van Morrison
    American Beauty – Grateful Dead
    Clear Spot – Capt Beefheart
    Hot Rats – Zappa
    Safe As Milk – Capt Beefheart
    Liege & Lief – Fairport Convention
    Electric Ladyland – Jimi Hendrix

    A Top 10 “Most Played” list from a 1974 magazine I subscribed to. The good Captain was top of the pops in the UK.

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