The Clockwork Cabaret

Episode 331: Billy Bunsen’s First Mystery

Hello sweeties! This week we revisit the wonderful world of Billy Bunsen... I'm not really sure why, I'm sure someone told me but I stopped paying attention an hour or so ago. - Poppy, the clockwork assistant

12.15.14 playlist:

Patrick Gowers - Sherlock Holmes Theme [Sherlock Holmes (Granada Television Production Soundtrack)]
Orchestra of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company - If You Want a Receipt For That Popular Mystery [The Best of Gilbert & Sullivan]
Bonnie "Prince" Billy - No Bad News [The Letting Go]
Karen Dalton - Katie Cruel [Bad Seeds:Nick Cave Roots & Collaborations]
Drink Me - Grant's Tomb [Drink Me]
Blair Crimmins and The Hookers - Mean Mean Man [The Musical Stylings Of]
The Two Man Gentlemen Band - Hey, Officer! [Drip Dryin' with the Two Man Gentlemen Band]
Biscuithead & the Biscuit Badgers - My Mysterious Uncle [Dinosaurs Ate My Caravan]
Louise English & Robert Powell - Men Like You [Sherlock Holmes - The Musical]
Ry Cooder - Feelin' Bad Blues [Crossroads]
Jace Everett - Bad Things [True Blood]
Pokey LaFarge & the South City Three - Drinkin’ Whiskey Tonight  [Middle of Everywhere]
Tom Waits - The Piano Has Been Drinking (Not Me) [Small Change]
Miss Mamie Lavona The Exotic Mulatta And Her White Boy Band - Thief Song [The Sepiachord Passport]
Bitter Ruin - I'm Going To Be A Murderer [We're Not Dancing]
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - People Ain't No Good [The Boatman's Call]
The Lost Fingers You Give Love a Bad Name [Lost In the 80's]
Gogol Bordello - Not A Crime [Gypsy Punks: Underdog World Strike]

Incidental music: White City Rippers
Logo: David Göbel, bulletride.de
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Episode 330: What We’ve Got Here is a Failure…

Hello sweeties! We seem to have a bit of a problem here on the Calpurnia. Lady Attercop is under the weather and Emmett is left to her own devices... Wackiness ensues. At least, in theory. - Poppy, the clockwork assistant

12.11.14 playlist:

Mappa Mundi - Problems (Prove Me Wrong) [And In This Way We Come Unmoored...]
Jenny Lewis With The Watson Twins - Rise Up With Fists!!! [Rabbit Fur Coat]
Birdeatsbaby - I Always Hang Myself With The Same Rope [Here She Comes-a-Tumblin']
Beats Antique - Puzzle [A Thousand Faces - Act 2]
Danger Mouse & Sparklehorse Feat. Jason Lytle - Everytime I'm With You [Dark Night Of The Soul]
Attack Attack Attack - Trust No One (Featuring Victory!) [We Are Not In The Least Afraid Of Ruins]
Duke Special - Ballad of a Broken Man [Songs from the Deep Forest]
April Smith and the Great Picture Show - Terrible Things [Songs for a Sinking Ship]
The Raconteurs - Broken Boy Soldier [Broken Boy Soldiers]
Janet Klein - In a Great Big Way [Come Into My Parlor]
Apocalypse Five and Dime - Broken Chair Waltz [Ballads for the End Times]
Ute Lemper - The Part You Throw Away [Punishing Kiss]
Bonnie "Prince" Billy - Death To Everyone [I See A Darkness]
The Magnificent Sevens - The Broken Hearted Show [The Broken Hearted Show]
Mumford & Sons - I Will Wait [Babel]
Nina Hagen - My Way [My Way]
Incidental music: Beirut
Logo: David Göbel, bulletride.de
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Episode 329: The Assault on the Calpurnia

Hello, sweeties! Emmett and Lady Attercop are plotting to take back the ship from the evil orphan onslaught. At the risk of sounding like your mother, just stay perfectly still and let them get it over with. - Poppy, the clockwork assistant

12.2.14 playlist:

The Divine Comedy - Absent Friends [Absent Friends]
The Beatles - You Never Give Me Your Money [Abbey Road]
Megan Mullally - Alone [Young Frankenstein - The New Mel Brooks Musical]
The Cog is Dead - Darla Dawn the Automaton [Full Steam Ahead!]
Steam Powered Giraffe - Fancy Shoes [MK III]
Electric Light Orchestra - Showdown [All Over The World: The Very Best Of ELO]
Unwoman - Exile [Uncovered Volume 1]
Florence + The Machine - I'm Not Calling You A Liar [Lungs]
St. Vincent - Laughing With A Mouth Of Blood [Actor]
Squirrel Nut Zippers - It's Over [Perennial Favorites]
Nina Hagen - All Over Nothing At All [Big Band Explosion]
DeVotchKa - Undone (With the Hagerman Quartet) [A Mad and Faithful Telling]
The Drowning Lovers - Your Heart Has Died [Chatham Mills]
The Clumsy Lovers - Monumental Stupidity [Barnburner]
Jonah Knight - Our Future Is In the Sky [Age of Steam: Strange Machines]
The Smiths - I Know It's Over [The Queen Is Dead]
Incidental music: The Dead Brothers
Logo: David Göbel, bulletride.de
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Episode 328: So Long & Thanks for Nothin’

Hello sweeties! Well, the holidays are approaching and you know what that means... Emmett, the original Miss Mopey Bloomers is down in the dumps. Of course, that could be because killer evil orphans have stolen her airship and her life. Big deal, honey, I once had to walk a mile. - Poppy, the clockwork assistant

11.25.14 playlist:

The Dixie Hummingbirds - Nobody Knows the Trouble I See [The Best of the Dixie Hummingbirds]
Tom Waits - Misery Is The River Of The World [Blood Money]
Nina Simone - Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out [Anthology]
Strangely - Airship [Hot Air Boat Lune]
Confabulation of Gentry - They Don't Make Airships Like They Used To, Anymore [Tales from the Airship]
The Two Man Gentlemen Band - The Hindenberg Disaster [Great Calamities]
Jonathan Coulton - I Crush Everything [Where Tradition Meets Tomorrow]
The Magnificent Sevens - Hell, The Devil, And How To Sell Your Soul [The Broken Hearted Show]
Mighty Tiny - Misery [White Dog Rough Again]
Lonesome Wyatt & The Holy Spooks - Never Coming Home [Heartsick]
The Gothic Archies - Dreary, Dreary (from The Miserable Mill) [The Tragic Treasury: Songs From A Series Of Unfortunate Events]
Pete Molinari - Lest We Forget [A Virtual Landslide]
Pixies - The Holiday Song [Come On Pilgrim]
Creature Feature - Such Horrible Things [The Greatest Show Unearthed]
Dr. Steel - Ode to Revenge [People of Earth]

Logo: David Göbel, bulletride.de
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Episode 327: Revenge of the Orphans

Normally, I would describe this week's episode for you, sweeties. But, I have a new employer. - Poppy, the clockwork assistant 
11.18.14 playlist:
Kate Covington - Come Little Children [Hocus Pocus]
Drink Me - Can You See Me? [Drink Me]
Rasputina - My Orphanage [Cabin Fever!]
Circus Contraption - If I Told You Once [The Sepiachord Passport]
Danny Elfman - Are You Surprised? [Jimmy Callicut / Little Demons]
The White Stripes - Little People [The White Stripes]
Ane Brun - Do You Remember [Songs 2003-2013]
Cary Ann Hearst - Are You Ready To Die? [Lions And Lambs]
Vagabond Orchestra - Don't Fool Yourself [Little Horses]
Tom Waits - Heigh Ho [Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards]
Hellblinki - All for You [All for You, I Am]
Creature Feature - A Gorey Demise [The Greatest Show Unearthed]
Carroll Gibbons - Fools Rush In (With Anne Lenner) [Hits From The Blitz]
The Decemberists - The Mariner's Revenge Song [Picaresque]
DeVotchKa - Somethin' Stupid [Curse Your Little Heart EP]
Ray Charles - Hit the Road Jack (Club Mix) [Electro Swing - The Club]
Logo: David Göbel, bulletride.de
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Episode 326: Davenport’s All Orphan Circus

As usual the ladies plans go horribly awry in this week's episode. Really, sweeties, is anyone surprised? - Poppy, the clockwork assistant

11.12.14 playlist:

Beat Circus - Coney Island Creepshow [Dreamland]
Mindy Gledhill - Circus Girl [Anchor]
Curtis Eller's American Circus - Plea Of The Aerialist's Wife [Wirewalkers And Assassins]
The Gothic Archies Freakshow [The Tragic Treasury: Songs From A Series Of Unfortunate Events]
Unextraordinary Gentlemen - Elephant Head [Stars Pulled Down]
Tom Waits - Circus [Real Gone]
Vermillion Lies - Circus Acopolypse [Seperated By Birth]
Leon Russell - Tight Rope [Carney]
Marquis of Vaudeville - The Wild Lost [The Great Promenade of Fools & Ghosts]
Aurelio Voltaire - When the Circus Came to Town [Riding a Black Unicorn...]
Circus Contraption - Hoochie Coochie Girls [Grand American Traveling Dime Museum]
Lee Presson & The Nails Pink Elephants On Parade [El Bando En Fuego!]
The Atomic Blast - The Amazing Hypno-Bear (On A Upcycle) [35 Year Bear Family Records]
Frenchy & The Punk - The Circus Parade [Hey Hey Cabaret]
The Scarring Party - Raymond Dogboy [Losing Teeth]
Confabulation of Gentry - Circus of Nightmares [Tales from the Airship]
Incidental music: Circus Contraption
Logo: David Göbel, bulletride.de
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Episode 325: Orphan Fight Club?

Hello, sweeties, so this is a thing. Emmett and Lady A. seem to be more distressing than usual. Why don't they ever bring gorgeous single men and bottles of expensive hooch onboard? Nooooo, it has to be dirty, smelly orphans. No one wants that. Obviously, their parents didn't. I'd apologize but I just don't care anymore. - Poppy, the clockwork assistant

11.05.14 playlist:

A Fight to the Death - What a Great Idea [AFTTD]
Bing Crosby - Ac-cent-tchu-ate the Positive [Hits from the Blitz]
The Aeronauts - One White Lie [Burlesque & Balloons]
The Decemberists - This Is Why We Fight [The King Is Dead]
Harley Poe - Terrible [Wretched. Filthy. Ugly]
Professor Elemental - Fighting Trousers [The Indifference Engine]
Max Raabe & Palast Orchester - We Will Rock You [Superhits]
Dolly Parton - I Get A Kick Out Of You [Little Sparrow]
Les Claypool's Duo De Twang - Stayin' Alive [Four Foot Shack]
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Today's Lesson [Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!]
The White Stripes - Why Can't You Be Nicer To Me? [De Stijl]
The Kinks - The Hard Way [Schoolboy In Disgrace]
Beirut - Scenic World [The Lon Gisland EP]
Dean Martin - Memories Are Made Of This [The Greatest Hits Of Dean Martin]
Eartha Kitt - Proceed with Caution [Eartha Kitt - Purr-Fect: Greatest Hits]
The Andrews Sisters - You Don't Know How Much You Can Suffer [Best of]
Broadway - Mistakes [Coney Island Baby]
Vera Lynn - Goodnight Children Everywhere [Children's Wartime Favourites]

Incidental music: Beirut
Logo: David Göbel, bulletride.de
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Episode 324: We Ain’t Afraid of No Monsters

Yes, this is The Clockwork Cabaret. No, Lady Attercop and Emmmett Davenport aren't here. That's right. They went off to be monster hunters and I couldn't go with them because I had to announce this crummy episode... Happy Halloween, sweeties! - Poppy, the clockwork assistant

10.28.14 playlist:

The Hellblinki Sextet - Halloween Overture [A Pirate Broadcast]
Lonesome Wyatt & The Holy Spooks - Grotesquerie [Heartsick]
Walter Sickert & The Army of Broken Toys - Call Of Cthulhu's Song [Ruined Your Childhood]
Thee Hobo Gobbelins - Mr. Gomper [Mr. Gomper EP]
The Tiger Lillies & Alexander Haacke - Rats (In the Walls) [In the Mountains of Madness]
Voodoo Organist - Vampire Empire [Multitudes]
Dr Caligari's Secret - London After Midnight [Master]
Marquis of Vaudeville - The Bones of Knotwright Lane [The Great Promenade of Fools & Ghosts]
The Men That Will Not Be Blamed For Nothing - Margate Fhtagn [This May Be The Reason Why The Men That Will Not Be Blamed For Nothing Cannot Be Killed By Conventional Weapons]
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Rawhead And Bloodybones [Peepshow]
The Scarring Party - Monsters [Come Away from the Light]
Paul Roland - Cthullu [In Memoriam 1980-2010]
Spiritual Front - Song for the Old Man [A Dark Cabaret 2]
The Gin Rebellion - The Attack of the Evil Haunted Accordion [The Uprising of the Gin Rebellion]
Megan Jean And The KFB - The Dead Show [The Devil Herself]
Antsy Pants - Vampire [Antsy Pants]
Hayseed Dixie - Monster Mash [You Wanna See Something Really Scary EP]
Incidental music and sound effects: freesfx.co.uk
Logo: David Göbel, bulletride.de
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Episode 323: Bring Out Yer Dead

Those of you with nervous dispositions would do well to protect yourself before listening to this episode, sweeties. Lock your windows, bolt your doors, say your prayers, for tonight, the dead may be walking abroad... Honestly, who comes up with this stuff? - Poppy, the clockwork assistant

10/21/14 playlist:

Caravan Of Thieves - Raise the Dead [The Funhouse]
ThouShaltNot - The Haunted Phonograph [A Dark Cabaret 2]
Eric McFadden - Edgar Allen Polka [Train to Salvation]
CocoRosie - Bloody Twins [The Adventures Of Ghosthorse And Stillborn]
Morella & The Wheels Of If - Ghost Waltz [Shipwrecked]
Lee Presson & The Nails - The Mr. Crowley Tango [Balls in Your Face]
The Mediaeval Baebes - Spiriti [The Rose]
Steam Powered Giraffe - Ghost Grinder [MK III]
The Dead Brothers - Trust In Me [Wunderkammer]
Tom Slatter - Lines Overheard At A Séance [Spinning the Compass]
Valentine Wolfe - Spirits Of The Dead [Once Upon A Midnight]
Beat Circus - The Ghost Of Emma Jean [Dreamland]
Dead Can Dance - Yulunga (Spirit Dance) [Into The Labyrinth]
Squirrel Nut Zippers - Ghost Of Stephen Foster [Perennial Favorites]
Nouvelle Vague - Bela Lugosi's Dead (Vernian Process'd) [Vernian Process]
Incidental music and sound effects: freesfx.co.uk
Logo: David Göbel, bulletride.de
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Episode 322: That’s Entertainment!

Hello sweeties! This week, it seems that Emmett and Lady A. have caught the acting bug... Oh, goodie. Would you like me to preheat the oven or you wanna just dive right in? - Poppy, the clockwork assistant

10.14.14 playlist:
Combustible Edison - Vertigogo [Four Rooms]
Tom Waits - What's He Building? [Mule Variations]
Rufus Wainwright - It's Only a Paper Moon [Stormy Weather: The Music of Harold Arlen]
Helena Bonham Carter & Johnny Depp - Wait [Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street]
Roger Bart & Christopher Fitzgerald - Together Again [Young Frankenstein - The New Mel Brooks Musical]
Robert Preston & Julie Andrews - You & Me [Victor & Victoria]
Amanda Palmer - What's the Use of Wond'rin'? [Who Killed Amanda Palmer]
Harry Connick, Jr. - If I Only Had a Brain [20]
Lotte Lenya - So What? [Lenya Sings Weill - The American Theatre Songs]
Constantine & Ricky Gervais - I'm Number One [Muppets Most Wanted]
Bette Midler & James Caan - I Remember You/Dixie's Dream [For The Boys]
Nina Hagen - Let's Call The Whole Thing Off [Big Band Explosion]
Eartha Kitt - Monotonous [Eartha Kitt - Purr-Fect: Greatest Hits]
Madeleine Kahn - I'm Tired [Blazing Saddles]
Ty Taylor - Le Jazz Hot [The Lost Chords: The Aristocats EP]
Ute Lemper - All That Jazz [All That Jazz: The Best Of Ute Lemper]
Matthieu Boré - I Love to Singa [Frizzante!!]
Bing Crosby & Bob Hope - The Road to Morocco [Hits from the Blitz]
Incidental music: Marquis of Vaudeville
Logo: David Göbel, bulletride.de
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