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Playlist - Pop française

French Pop has been a tradition from the earliest days at the bakery. Baguettes come out just a little bit better, croissants just a bit more delicious. I hope that if I listen enough I will suddenly begin to understand and speak French! Peut-être bientôt... "Les cactus" by Jacques Dutronc "Le coeur au bout des doigts" by Jacqueline Taieb "Contact" by The Serge Gainsbourg Experience "La fac de lettres" by Jacqueline Taieb "L'anamour" by Françoise Hardy  "La bande a bonnet" by Joe Dassin "Ne Me Laisse Pas L'Aimer" by Brigitte Bardot "Laisse tomber les filles" by Fabienne DelSol "Quatre murs et un toit" by Bénabar "C'est pas prudent" by Alice Dona "Poupée de cire, poupée de son" by France Gall "Il...

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Playlist - Selections from the cover of my High School notebook

It was a very long time ago, but my teenage self had pretty good taste in music so the band names scribbled on my notebook are still in rotation at the bakery today!   "The Hardest Walk" by The Jesus and Mary Chain "Celebrated Summer" by Hüsker Dü "Get It On" by The Woodentops "Infected" by The The "Clustering Train" by The Golden Palominos "FFF" by Public Image Limited "Red Fox" by Big Country "Begin The Begin" by R.E.M. "The Other Side of You" by The Mighty Lemon Drops "Cow" by Gene Loves Jezebel "Yin and Yang (The Flowerpot Man)" by Love and Rockets "Wire" by U2 "Sweet Fire Of Love" by Robbie Robertson

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Playlist - Divisadero

As the summer comes to an end, I keep dreaming of a great trip to San Francisco earlier this year and my time there many years ago. These songs will take you there, too!    "Black Smoke Rise" by Wooden Ships "Royal Café" by American Music Club "San Francisco Days" by Chris Isaak "22 Fillmore" by Chuck Prophet "Grace Cathedral Park" by Red House Painters "Your Thoughts And Mine" by Tarnation "The Last Ten Years" by Mark Eitzel "Please" by Chris Isaak "Daria" by Cake "Never Say Never" by Romeo Void "Ben's My Friend" by Sun Kil Moon "How Many Six Packs Does It Take to Screw In A Light Bulb" by American Music Club  

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Playlist - Grits Ain't Groceries

 Did you know that the first, and most important ingredient in everything I make is MUSIC. Nothing good can come out of a quiet bakery and the better the groove the better the products. So, here is an inside look at what makes things happen at Grain Elevator. For the first edition, we begin with one of my favorite bass lines ever. It is also a song about food where Little Milton explains that if he is not in love with you, then grits must not be groceries, as well as a list of other things that no longer make sense. That's great, Milton, but what I am interested in is that bass. Who played it? A bit of googling...

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