Thanks to everyone who came out on Sunday, July 16, for the second installment of "Chewy Chewy Yummy Yummy Sugar Sugar." This kind of support means such a whole lot to me, and to everyone who DJs in this scene.
I also want to thank DJs Eric Colin, James Porter, and MLE for their great sets and for dealing with a slightly stressed-out Stu.
Here's what I played, FYI...
Lou Christie--Lightnin' Strikes
Shaun Cassidy--That's Rock & Roll
1910 Fruitgum Company--Simon Says
Jay & the Techniques--Keep the Ball Rollin'
Monkees--Randy Scouse Git (or Alternate Title)
Hues Corporation--Rock the Boat
Los Teen Tops--Agujetas de Color de Rosa
Beatles--I'm Happy Just to Dance With You (for Sheila & Lynn)
Rodd Keith--The Eyes Have It
Kasenetz-Katz Singing Orchestral Circus--Quick Joey Small
Jackson 5--Dancing Machine
Beach Boys--Friends (for Kristie)
Dusty Springfield--I Only Want to Be With You
Bo Donaldson & the Heywoods--Billy, Don't Be a Hero
For my the second set, I didn't keep a list, but here's what I played, out of order.
Cryan Shames--Ben Franklin's Almanac (first song)
Downtowners--First Comes the Rain
Downtowners--They Were Wheeling and Dealing
Nita & Bonnie--I Just Can't Go
D.C. Playboys--You Were All I Needed
Ohio Express--Down at Lulu's
Monkees--A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You
Buckinghams--Back in Love Again
New Colony Six--Treat Her Groovy
Lewis & Clarke Expedition--Blue Revelations (for Ceci)
The Banana Splits--The Tra La Song
Polly Brown--Up in a Puff of Smoke (for Ken)
10CC--Rubber Bullets (for Ken, also)
Shaun Cassidy--Hey Deanie (for JJ)
Guess Who--Star Baby
Mashmakhan--As Years Go By
Las Ventanas--Chuby, Chuby
The Pink Floyd--Arnold Layne (R.I.P, Syd)
Reunion--Life is a Rock (But the Radio Rolled Me)
Paul McCartney & Wings--Junior's Farm
Peanut Butter Conspiracy--It's a Happening Thing (for Eric)
Nick Lowe--Heart of the City (penultimate)
Sensations--Let Me In (last song)
Love and Peace. We'll try to do this again in September.