Jimi Hendrix – Foxy Lady (Starters for Ten #181) 1/10 (19)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #181: Top Ten Jimi Hendrix numbers: 190630

Foxey Lady (1967)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Kickstarting the 19th, running between 30 June and 9 July and featuring my top ten Jimi Hendrix numbers – here’s Foxy (aka ‘Foxey) Lady which first appeared on the debut album ‘Are you experienced’, released in 1967.

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St Etienne – You’re in a bad way (Starters for Ten #180) 10/10 (18)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #180: Top Ten Britpop/invasion tracks: 190629

St Etienne – You’re in a bad way (1993)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Concluding the 18th – my top ten Britpop/invasion tracks – here’s You’re in a bad way released by St Etienne in 1993.

The 2019 ‘Starters for Ten’ series features:
[1] Jan 1-10: Top Ten Blues Rock Stonkers
[2] Jan 10-20: Top Ten Led Zeppelin Tracks
[3] Jan 21-30: Top Ten Spinetinglers
[4] Jan 31-Feb 9: Top Ten Underworld Tracks
[5] Feb 10-19: Top Ten Acoustic Tracks
[6] Feb 20-Mar 1: Top Ten Queen Tracks
[7] Mar 2-11: Top Ten Live Tracks
[8] Mar 12-21: Top Ten Classical pieces
[9] Mar 22-31: Top Ten Soul tracks
[10] April 1-10: Top Ten Classic Rock tracks
[11] April 11-20: Top Ten ‘Ten Years After’ numbers
[12] April 12-30: Top Ten ‘Talking Heads’ tracks
[13] May 1-10: Top Ten Punk Anthems
[14] May 11-20: Top Ten Rock numbers
[15] May 21-30: Top Ten Boogie tracks
[16] May 31-June 9: Top Ten Lurve songs
[17] June 10-19: Top Ten Driving Tracks
[18] June 20-29: Top Ten Britpop/invasion tracks
[19] June 30-July 9: Top Ten Jimi Hendrix numbers

Mansun – Wide Open Space (Starters for Ten #179) 9/10 (18)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #179: Top Ten Britpop/invasion tracks: 190628

Mansun – Wide Open Space (1996)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

For the penultimate episode of the 18th, running between 20 and 29 June and featuring my top ten Britpop/invasion tracks, here’s Wide Open Space from Mansun, released as a single on 25 November 1996. The song was the lead track of the ‘Four’ EP. It’s success led to alternate versions appearing on four of the next five Mansun singles. These versions were one live, one acoustic, and two remixes, the first and most popular by Perfecto and a NRG version by The Trouser Enthusiasts. A completely different version credited to longtime engineer Mike Hunter was included as a hidden bonus track on their compilation album ‘Kleptomania’. The song also appears on The Sound of Gran Turismo, a soundtrack album based on the video game ‘Gran Turismo’.

Elastica – Line up (Starters for Ten #178) 8/10 (18)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #178: Top Ten Britpop/invasion tracks: 190627

Elastica – Line Up (1995)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the 18th, running between 20 and 29 June and featuring my top ten Britpop/invasion tracks, here’s Elastica’s Line Up, released in 1995.

Pulp – Common People (Starters for Ten #177) 7/10 (18)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #177: Top Ten Britpop/invasion tracks: 190626

Pulp – Common People (1995)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the 18th, running between 20 and 29 June and featuring my top ten Britpop/invasion tracks, here’s Pulp’s Common People, released in 1995.

The Boo Radleys – Wake up Boo (Starters for Ten #176) 6/10 (18)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #176: Top Ten Britpop/invasion tracks: 190625

The Boo Radleys – Wake up Boo (1995)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the 18th, running between 20 and 29 June and featuring my top ten Britpop/invasion tracks, here’s Wake up Boo released by The Boo Radleys in 1995.

Oasis – Supersonic (Starters for Ten #175) 5/10 (18)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #175: Top Ten Britpop/invasion tracks: 190624

Oasis – Supersonic (1994)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the 18th, running between 20 and 29 June and featuring my top ten Britpop/invasion tracks, here’s Supersonic from Oasis, released in 1994.