Sunday, 16 January 2011

Lexie's Chain: The Third Link

Well hello again ma pals! Fanx so much for playin da chain again for da second time. Once again, you has all came up wiv some brilliant links.

So what woz the suggeschuns and who dus be da winner for dis week. Ma pal Indie (who dus be @borderpup) has selected da link dis week coz of bein da winner last week. 

Ere dus be wot you sended for your suggeschuns:

  • @i_am_fuzzy chose Baba O'Riley - The Who. Why? It contains the line 'teenage wasteland'.
  • @Tartan_Terriers chose  Sweet Dreams - Eurythmics. Why? Dave Stewart produced Feargal Sharkey's (from The Undertones) solo album. He was in the Eurythmics.
  • @bvfeyj Kicks chose Paul Revere & The Raiders. Why? Pretty obvious I fink :).
  • @Millie_Dog chose Nineteen Forever - Joe Jackson. Why? Because 19 is a teenage year. You kick a football and chant "......til I die" (=forever).
  • @OZ_theterrier chose Rock n Roll High School -The Ramones. Why? They were major influence for The Undertones and teenagers go to high school.
  • @MarthaTheWestie chose Supergrass - Alright Why? In the chorus "alright" also a song about teenagers and being young.
And the winner ......... as chosen by @borderpup and suggested by @Tartan_Terriers ....... is ........ Sweet Dreams by The Eurythmics.

The year: 1983
The song: Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
Artist: Eurythmics

Now is time again to get your finkin caps on an send me (find out how on da guidelines pagey fing) the next link in the chain. As per last week, I fink the winner from da previous week can pick da next winnner. So dat mean you @Tartan_Terriers

Now it's over to you! Email me at lexie at toxicpenguin dot com or DM me on twitter (@dogstoyevsky or @djladylexie) wiv your link suggestion followin on from dis one! You has until noon (GMT) Sunday 23 January 2011.

Ere dus be recap of da links in our chain so far. It's not a very long chain yet but I am sure it will grow an grow:

Week 2: Teenage Kicks - The Undertones (the link was that John Peel was the first UK DJ to play T-Rex songs on the radio. John Peel's favourite record was Teenage Kicks):

Week 1: Ride a White Swan - T-Rex: 

Lexie's Chain dus be inspired by da awsome Radio 2 Radcliffe & Maconie Show wot you can has a listen to on Radio 2 website.


  1. Dat was a good choice - we do like dat song. Congratulations to the winner.

  2. This is a great game...anipals are soooo smart xxxx

  3. Oh phooey, I was to late. Owever, i tells you one fing. When the humans went to a airshow last summer they did see Mr Sharkey in the crowd wiv his little boy and his partner just watchin the planes and fings like reggular peeple. Willium did not kno who he was!

  4. Dat is well cool Marley! Poor Willium --- ignorance is bliss as dem says!