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Charlie Don’t Surf

The Soundtrack

Posters to the Toofatlardies Yahoo Group have been put together a soundtrack for Charlie Don’t Surf. Here are the top twelve tracks as voted for by the group as well as the other tracks that made it to the final shortlist. 1) Rolling Stones: Paint it Black

2) The Animals: We Gotta Get Out Of This Place

3) Jimi Hendrix – All Along The Watchtower

4) The Doors: The End

Or as it was used in the film Apocalypse Now


5) Jefferson Airplane: White Rabbit

6) Creedence Clearwater Revival: Bad Moon Rising

7) Creedence Clearwater Revival: Fortunate Son

8  Steppenwolf: Born to be wild

9) Jimi Hendrix : Hey Joe

10) Barrie McGuire: Eve of Destruction

11) The Trashmen : Surfin Bird

Or as used in the film Full Metal Jacket

12) James Brown: Pap’s Got a Brand New Bag

The finalists

Country Joe McDonald : Feel Like I’m Fixing To Die

Cream: White Room

Creedence Clearwater Revival Proud Mary

Fontella Bass – Rescue Me

Iron Butterfly – In A Gadda Da Vida

Jefferson Airplane: Coming Back to Me

Jimi Hendrix – Voodoo Child

Merle Haggard: Okie from Muskogee

Sly and the Family Stone Dance to the Music

Small Faces: Tin Soldier

Spencer Davis Group: Keep On Running

The Crazy World of Arthur Brown: Fire

Tony Bennet: I Left My Heart in San Francisco

The Who – My Generation

Tom Paxton – Lyndon Johnson Told The Nation

Other stuff to get you in the mood

Finale to Full Metal Jacket

Stan Ridgway – Camouflage

Country Joe & the Fish – Vietnam song

Jefferson Airplane – Good Morning Vietnam

Apocalypse Now – Ride of the Valkyries


3 Responses

  1. What no Stan Ridgeway Camoflage?

  2. dmchodge says:

    Released in 1986. Anyway Richard is in charge of the shortlis, not me 🙂

  3. Gene says:

    Thanks for putting this together.

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