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You Ain't No Picasso is in the process of posting the tracks from last night's WFMU pledges-for-covers extravaganza starring the rock group Yo La Tengo.

Yo La Tengo - Covers By Request on WFMU (Set 1)

The Batman Theme
The Grateful Dead - "Bertha"
The Fall - "City Hobgoblins" (substitute for "Hey Jude")
Rolling Stones - "Under Assistant West Coast Promo Man"

Yo La Tengo - Covers By Request on WFMU (Set 2)

John Lennon - "Instant Karma"
Captain Beefheart - "Zig Zag Wanderer"
Thunderclap Newman - "Something in the Air"
Sonny Bono - "Laugh at Me"

Yo La Tengo - Covers By Request on WFMU (Set 3)

Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers - "Egyptian Reggae"
Bay City Rollers - "Rock and Roll Love Letter"
Records - "Starry Eyes"
The Byrds - "You Dont Miss Your Water"
Bob Dylan - "Girl of the North Country"

Yo La Tengo - Covers By Request on WFMU (Set 4)

The Rolling Stones - "Dead Flowers"
The Violent Femmes - "Blister in the Sun"
Bob Dylan - "Lay Lady Lay"
Stiff Little Fingers - "Suspect Device"
The Ramones - " I Can’t Make It on Time"

Yo La Tengo - Covers By Request on WFMU (Set 5)

Devo - "Gut Feeling"
The Bee Gees - "Holiday"
Leonard Cohen - "Suzanne"
Neil Young - "Dont Cry No Tears"
The Clash (orig. Sonny Curtis) - "I Fought the Law"
Elvis Costello - "What’s So Funny ’bout Peace Love and Understanding"

Yo La Tengo - Covers By Request on WFMU (Set 6)

Happy Birthday
Bad Brains - "Pay to C*m"
Steely Dan -" Do It Again"
The Zombies - "You Make Me Feel So Good"
Pere Ubu - "Heart of Darkness"

Yo La Tengo - Covers By Request on WFMU (Set 7)

The Replacements - "Alex Chilton"
John Cougar Mellencamp - "Jack and Diane"
Beach Boys - "California Girls"
T. Valentine - "Hello Lucille, Are You a Lesbian?"
Roxy Music - "Re-Make/Re-Model"

Yo La Tengo - Covers By Request on WFMU (Set 8 )

The Clash - "Should I Stay or Should I Go"
Superchunk - "Slack Motherf***er"
Warren Zevon - "Werewolves of London" / Lou Reed - "Caroline Says II" / Talking Heads - "Take Me to the River" / David Bowie - "Life on Mars" / Madonna - "Like a Virgin" / Hall & Oates - "Kiss on My List" / Robyn Hitchcock - "Brendas Iron Sledge"/ Rolling Stones - "Sympathy For the Devil" / Billy Joel - "Uptown Girl" / Kinks - "Get Back in Line"

No luck on Flux's initiative for a Three Six Mafia cover.

Worst-of-the-Best 1996-2003 comp:

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