Adventures in Stereo #223

Performance poet, style icon and broadcaster John Cooper Clarke spoke to The Quietus website about his most-loved songs of all time. A selection of JJC tracks and his favorite songs are an Adventure in Stereo. As ever enjoy!

Luke Vibert & B.J. Cole – Intro

John Cooper Clarke – Beasley Street

Bunny Berigan & His Orchestra – I Can’t Get Started

Willie Nelson – Stardust

Ella Fitzgerald – Manhattan

Patti Page – Tennessee Waltz

Dion & The Belmonts – I Wonder Why

The Ramones – Needles And Pins

Ronettes – Be My Baby

Sam Cooke – Having A Party

Gene Chandler – Duke Of Earl

Frank Sinatra – Granada

Elvis Presley – (You’re So Square) Baby I Don’t Care

Blondie – Denis

John Cooper Clarke – Evidently Chickentown

The Velvet Underground – Sister Ray