Suzanne's Soundtrack Sunday-Party Time!
We can't have a party without good tunes, and I'm here for the job. In my past life, I was a radio station and club DJ and know what songs will get everybody grooving. Believe it or not, last year's SSS didn't feature my favorites. You get those this year.
So, let's plug the iPod in and get going, shall we? In no particular order, great party tunes...
Just Can't Get Enough-Depeche Mode
Hot Hot Hot-Buster Poindexter and the Bashees of Blue
What I Like About You-Romantics
Walking on the Sun-Smashmouth
Devil With a Blue Dress/Good Golly, Miss Molly-Mitch Ryder
Good Lovin'-The Rascals
In the Summertime-Mungo Jerry
Time Warp-Rocky Horror Picture Show
Last Train To Clarksville-Monkees
What Do All the People Know-Monroes
I Wanna Be a Lifeguard-Blotto
Cool Jerk-The Capitals
Shout-Otis Day and the Knights
Grazin In the Grass-Hugh Masekela (or the Friends of Distinction)
Build Me Up Buttercup-The Foundations
88 Lines About 44 Women-The Nails
You're Sixteen-Ringo Starr
Our Lips Are Sealed-The GoGos
Rock and Roll All Night-Kiss
Under the Boardwalk
Joy to the World-Three Dog Night
Love the One You're With-CSN
Never Can Say Goodbye-Gloria Gaynor
Tainted Love-Soft Cell
Saturday In the Park-Chicago
500 Miles-The Proclaimers
Rebel Yell-Billy Idol
Wild, Wild West-Escape Club
Need You Tonight-INXS
Iko Iko-Belle Stars
Rock the Casbah-The Clash
Super Freak-Rick James
Sir Duke-Stevie Wonder
There's enough upbeat tunes for a few hours, don't you think? Next week, we list some great songs that are definitely not meant for playing at a party.
Enjoy the tunes, folks!