MTP: Episode 25


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Hello again everyone. I truly hope your summer has been as amazing as mine so far. In fact, I’ve been having so much fun with family, friends and lots of windshield time that I had to take a brief hiatus from the podcasting world. But never fear, I really think this one is worth the wait.

It’s my pleasure to present the Marking Time Podcast Episode 25 and to celebrate our latest milestone with a special show. This time around, I’ve packed a full 90 minutes of music into the program. But more than just the expanded playing time, I’ve created a special “all covers” format to celebrate our attaining the quarter-century mark, episodically speaking. As the old adage goes, imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and performing a cover of someone else’s song surely ranks as the highest musical compliment.

As you can see from the playlist below, there are a lot of great songs from super artists across the musical spectrum. Some you’ll know, some you may not. Regardless, I think you’ll agree with me that special occasions deserve special music. So, lend and ear (or two) and enjoy the music! And if the spirit moves you, drop me an e-mail to mark@markingtime.ca and let me know how you’re enjoying the podcast. Peace!

Artist Song Album
Gipsy Kings “Hotel California” ¡Volaré! The Very Best of the Gipsy Kings
Good Lovelies “Crabbuckit” Let The Rain Fall
Billy Bragg “The Tracks Of My Tears” Talking With The Taxman About Poetry
Asleep At The Wheel “(Get Your Kicks On) Route 66” 23 Country Classics
Barenaked Ladies “Lovers In A Dangerous Time” All Their Greatest Hits (1991-2001)
Cowboy Junkies “Sweet Jane” The Trinity Sessions
The English Beat “Tears Of A Clown” Beat This! The Best Of The English Beat
Feist “Inside And Out” Let It Die
The Jam “Heat Wave” Direction, Reaction, Creation
Hindu Love Gods “Raspberry Beret” Hindu Love Gods
The Fates “Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)” ‘Til We Have Faces
Ian McCulloch “Lover Lover Lover” Mysterio
Colleen Brown “I Can’t Make You Love Me” Foot In Heart
k.d. lang & The Reclines “Rose Garden” Angel With A Lariat
The Farm “Shake Some Action” Hullabaloo
The Housemartins “You’ve Got A Friend” Now That’s What I Call Quite Good
Los Lobos “Come On, Let’s Go” Wolf Tracks: The Best Of Los Lobos
Poi Dog Pondering “Love Vigilantes” The Best Of Poi Dog Pondering (The Austin Years)
Robin Dale Ford “You’re Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go” Down In My Heart
Saint Etienne “Only Love Can Break Your Heart” Foxbase Alpha
ZZ Top “Dust My Broom” Degüello
U2 “Satellite Of Love” One (Single)
Fine Young Cannibals “Ever Fallen In Love” The Finest
Concrete Blonde “Beware Of Darkness” Concrete Blonde
The Costello Show featuring the Attractions and Confederates “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood” King Of America
JP Maurice “Dreams” Noverdubs

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