Here are all of GriddleOctopus's jams.

Family Tree

Jammed: 20th Sep 2015

3 plays

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The Fire

Jammed: 21st Jun 2015

2 plays

1 likes

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Watch Chimes (Carillion's Theme)

Jammed: 5th May 2015

7 plays

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The Closing of the Year

The Closing of the Year

by Wendy & Lisa

A favourite song from a favourite movie: the childlike delight of Robin Williams' Toys is always with me.

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Jammed: 23rd Mar 2015

4 plays

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Molly Metcalfe

Molly Metcalfe

by Jake Thackray

Cut to the heart by the bittersweet, ironic way that Jake Thackry talks about his poor relative, Molly Metcalfe.

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Jammed: 20th Dec 2014

3 plays

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Baby Got Back

Baby Got Back

by Jonathan Coulton

If I explained why this is my jam, Vicky would kill me. :-/

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Jammed: 31st Jul 2014

9 plays

1 likes

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The Man with the Harmonica

Jammed: 22nd May 2014

7 plays

4 likes

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Miss Cone / Down the Drain / Looking at Numbers

Jammed: 27th Jan 2014

3 plays

1 likes

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Things'll Be Different When I'm In Charge

Jammed: 24th Oct 2013

2 plays

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Lord Haw Haw The Humbug of Hamburg

Jammed: 31st Aug 2013

7 plays

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Satyagraha from Protest

Jammed: 20th Jul 2013

7 plays

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Bongo Bong

Bongo Bong

by Manu Chao

Vicky's pet name for me is, for some reason, 'Bongo'. So this song is kinda personal.

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Jammed: 23rd Jun 2013

7 plays

3 likes

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The Lark Ascending

The Lark Ascending

by Ralph Vaughan Williams

Can listen to it over and over...

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Jammed: 23rd May 2013

9 plays

5 likes

1 comments

Benjamin Bowmaneer

Benjamin Bowmaneer

by Eliza Carthy

Best tree-pictured music I could find.

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Jammed: 5th Mar 2013

6 plays

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Sally MacLennane

Sally MacLennane

by The Pogues

I'm a man you don't meet every day.

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Jammed: 8th Jan 2013

5 plays

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Tent

Tent

by The Bonzo Dog Doodah Band

I and @paullicino want to make a game called Tracy Emin's Sex Tent, with this as the theme song.

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Jammed: 19th Oct 2012

10 plays

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Palaces of Gold

Palaces of Gold

by Leon Rosselson

"Strings would be pulled And magic words spoken. Invisible fingers would mould Palaces of gold."

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Jammed: 1st Oct 2012

12 plays

3 likes

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The Joy of Living

The Joy of Living

by Ewan MacColl

Climbing mountains in my head, every time.

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Jammed: 14th Sep 2012

7 plays

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Requiem - Dies Irae

Jammed: 19th Aug 2012

6 plays

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My Old Man

My Old Man

by Ewan Maccoll

"One of the Cyclop's smokey band' is just lovely.

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Jammed: 3rd Aug 2012

8 plays

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My Old Man

My Old Man

by Ewan MacColl

"One of the Cyclop's smokey band" is just lovely.

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Jammed: 3rd Aug 2012

1 plays

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Ms Dynamite (Dy-na-mi-tee)

Jammed: 17th Jul 2012

21 plays

4 likes

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The Manchester Rambler

The Manchester Rambler

by Ewan MacColl

I must go to sleep on Kinder soon.

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Jammed: 2nd Jul 2012

13 plays

1 likes

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The Big Light

The Big Light

by Elvis Costello

The perfect hangover alarm.

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Jammed: 3rd Jun 2012

8 plays

1 likes

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Music For A Found Harmonium

Jammed: 27th May 2012

6 plays

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I'm happy

I'm happy

by Ivor Cutler

Presenting the wickedly surreal Scotch-Jew version of Alec Guinness.

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Jammed: 17th May 2012

24 plays

5 likes

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Palaces of Gold

Palaces of Gold

by Leon Rosselson

The musical version of The Ragged-Trousered Philanthropists - Palaces of Gold.

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Jammed: 10th May 2012

8 plays

2 likes

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Movement 5 - Live

Movement 5 - Live

by Carl Craig & Moritz von Oswald

From Maurice Ravel and Modest Mussorgsky Recomposed. Takes a moment to get going...

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Jammed: 3rd May 2012

14 plays

2 likes

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Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night

Jammed: 26th Apr 2012

15 plays

2 likes

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Time

Time

by Kroke

Klean, Klear Klezmer. Kroke.

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Jammed: 16th Apr 2012

16 plays

6 likes

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Snip Snip

Snip Snip

by The Tiger Lillies

Deliciously grim jingle from Shockheaded Peter (Struwwelpeter).

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Jammed: 8th Apr 2012

8 plays

1 likes

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Tiptoe Through The Tulips

Tiptoe Through The Tulips

by Tiny Tim

And the Oscar for Most Alliterative Title & Name Goes to... a seven foot tall Jew singing falsetto.

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Jammed: 1st Apr 2012

10 plays

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Muffin Man

Muffin Man

by Frank Zappa

ZZZZZZZappa! "Goodnight Austin Texas, wherever you are!"

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Jammed: 25th Mar 2012

10 plays

5 likes

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I. Fast

I. Fast

by Steve Reich

From his Double Sextet. Work music.

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Jammed: 16th Mar 2012

8 plays

2 likes

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The Lark Ascending

The Lark Ascending

by Ralph Vaughan Williams

You're so going to skip this. Ethereal, longing, and pure.

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Jammed: 10th Mar 2012

17 plays

2 likes

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Palaces of Gold

Palaces of Gold

by Leon Rosselson

This should be a classic leftist anthem. Has something of Tressell's Ragged Trousered Philanthropists about it

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Jammed: 4th Mar 2012

2 plays

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The Manchester Rambler

The Manchester Rambler

by Ewan MacColl

Old man holding hand to ear; it's gotta be folk.

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Jammed: 27th Feb 2012

5 plays

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Black Hole Sun

Black Hole Sun

by Soundgarden

Used to listen to this racing to school in my stepdad's car. Great shift.

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Jammed: 18th Feb 2012

10 plays

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This is what she's like

This is what she's like

by Dexys Midnight Runners

Rambling preamble leading into one of Dexy's best tracks. Surprising amount of class hatred in its romance.

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Jammed: 12th Feb 2012

20 plays

4 likes

6 comments

Red Right Hand

Red Right Hand

by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Or Green Right Hand if you're colour-blind / Rod Hull.

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Jammed: 5th Feb 2012

13 plays

3 likes

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Creep

Creep

by The String Quartet Tribute To: Radiohead

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Jammed: 30th Jan 2012

6 plays

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My Pink Half Of The Drainpipe

My Pink Half Of The Drainpipe

by The Bonzo Dog Band

It keeps me safe from YOU. (Great video.)

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Jammed: 24th Jan 2012

6 plays

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Crazy Train

Crazy Train

by Pat Boone

Solid kitsch cover. I've no idea why it's got a picture of Ozzy et al.

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Jammed: 17th Jan 2012

5 plays

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Papa Was A Rodeo

Papa Was A Rodeo

by The Magnetic Fields

A voice built to set your guts a tinglin. "Love was a trucker's hand."

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Jammed: 12th Jan 2012

5 plays

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King Kong - Purger Of Mankind

King Kong - Purger Of Mankind

by The Jimmy Castor Bunch.

A moving pane to Faye Wray's subjugated desires for 'kemosabe' Kong. (My arse it is.)

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Jammed: 7th Jan 2012

2 plays

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Dirty Old Town

Jammed: 1st Jan 2012

4 plays

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Lady Luck

Lady Luck

by The Proclaimers

Fantastic rhymes.

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Jammed: 26th Dec 2011

1 plays

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Poisoning Pigeons In The Park

Jammed: 21st Dec 2011

4 plays

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