Marketplace Music

Playlist: Fugazi because we want to

Matt Berger Jul 13, 2010

Posted by Caitlan Carroll

For Marketplace Morning Report, July 13, 2010



On today’s show, we hear from teenagers shopping with abandon and then posting videos of their “hauls” online. “Never Can Get Enough” from the London Funk Allstars seemed a fitting track to follow. The electronic song “My Piano” from Hot Chip’s DJ Kicks compilation comes out of our interview about iPhone glitches. Tortoise plays “Salt the Sky” after our story about desalination. And dreams and debt post-college inspired the choice of Stars’ song “The Beginning After the End.” I played with some different bridges to come out of the commentary about anarchy in the boardroom. I finally settled on the DIY band Fugazi–simply because I like any chance to play Fugazi. What song would you have chosen?

  • Never Can Get Enough – London Funk Allstars
    Watch Video
  • My Piano – Hot Chip’s DJ Kicks
  • Salt the Sky – Tortoise
  • The Beginning After the End – Stars
  • Waiting Room – Fugazi

As a nonprofit news organization, our future depends on listeners like you who believe in the power of public service journalism.

Your investment in Marketplace helps us remain paywall-free and ensures everyone has access to trustworthy, unbiased news and information, regardless of their ability to pay.

Donate today — in any amount — to become a Marketplace Investor. Now more than ever, your commitment makes a difference.