PMB200: Dual Duel (George Shearing, Dick Hyman, France Gall, Hosokawa Fumie, Orquestra Som Livre, Byron Lee & The Dragonaires, Wing, Joe Loss & His Orchestra, The Sound Of Silverstones, Götz Alsmann, Jean-Jacques Perrey, The Raleigh Ringers, Bill Ware w/Marc Ribot, Scott Ludwig & Maximillian, Mel Tormé, Lassigue Bendthaus, The Muppets, Gro Anita Schønn, Inger Lise Rypdal & Stein Ingebrigtsen, Cornelius, Esquivel, Stevie Wonder, Amorphis, Project: Pimento, Vincent Bell, Klaus Wunderlich, Richard Hayman, Pascal of Bollywood, Sam Butera & The Witnesses)
Well dear listener, that moment has arrived – we have reached the 200th edition of Project Moonbase!
We would like to take this opportunity to mop away a tear and thank all of our loyal listeners who have stuck with us over the years, through yodelling and whistling. We would like to particularly thank those of you who were kind enough to suggest tracks for this edition of the show – and also those who respond to our invitation to call the hotline with messages of support.
For this week’s bumper edition of the show, we have paired up some of your and some of our favourite tracks in a series of face-offs. We leave it to you, dear listener, to decide which is the better version using an increasingly unmanageable collection of hashtags.
We think doubling up tracks like this works rather well. The question is, do you agree? #DualDuel
France Gall: Poupee De Cire, Poupee De Son from Poupée De Son
Hosokawa Fumie: Poupée De Cire Poupée De Son from Gainsbourg made in Japan
Orquestra Som Livre: Tema de Tucão (Theme from Shaft) from Bandeira 2
Byron Lee & The Dragonaires: Shaft from Hot Reggae Splashdown
Wing: Don’t Cry for Me Argentina from Wing Sings All Your Favourites
Joe Loss & His Orchestra: Don’t Cry For Me Argentina (Evita) from World Championship Ballroom Dances
The Sound Of Silverstones: Tabu from Teen Dance Music From China And Malaysia
Götz Alsmann: Tabu from Tabu
Jean-Jacques Perrey: Flight Of The Bumblebee from The Out Sound From Way In!
The Raleigh Ringers: Flight of the Bumblebee from Going to Extremes
Bill Ware w/Marc Ribot: Caravan from Sir Duke
Scott Ludwig & Maximillian: Caravan from The Sounds Of Tomorrow
Mel Tormé: Sunshine Superman from Ultra-Lounge: On The Rocks, Pt.1
Lassigue Bendthaus: Sunshine Superman (stereo phase update) from Pop Artificielle
The Muppets: Popcorn
Gro Anita Schønn, Inger Lise Rypdal & Stein Ingebrigtsen: Popcorn from På Treff Med 1
Cornelius: Brazil from Point
Esquivel: Brazil from See It In Sound
Stevie Wonder: Light My Fire from My Cherie Amour
Amorphis: Light My Fire from Tales from the Thousand Lakes / Black Winter Day
Project: Pimento: Quiet Village from Space Age Love Songs
Vincent Bell: Quiet Village from Pop Goes The Electric Sitar
Klaus Wunderlich: The Girl from Ipanema from Hammond Fireworks
Richard Hayman: The Girl from Ipanema from Electronic Evolutions
Pascal of Bollywood: La Vie en Rose… Indien (Diamonds of Jaïpur Remix) from Love from Jaïpur By Béatrice Ardisson
Sam Butera & The Witnesses: La Vie En Rose from Ultra-Lounge, Vol. 10: A Bachelor in Paris
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