Our Music

We play an eclectic mix of what could be described as “new and classic indie, punk, soul & electropop” – in reality, as long as it has a good tune then we’ll play it.

Pin Up Nights Songs of 2011 – Listen to the Spotify playlist

As a further example, here is a complete list of what we played at March 2011′s Pin Ups:

MAIN ROOM

Herman dune “wish that i could see you soon”
Presets “girl and the sea”
Aloe Black “i need a dollar”
Who Made who “hello empty room”
Strokes “evening sun”
Friendly Fires “live those days”
Snoop Dogg “something like this night” Feat the Gorillaz
Blackstreet “No diggity”
Cassius “i love you”
Warren G “Regulate”
Hercules and Love Affair “shelter” (cover of the XX)
T.v. on the radio “Staring at the sun” (Diplo remix)
Adele “Rollin in the deep” (Jamie XX remix)
Lykke Li “Get some” (Beck remix)
Nevada Base “Spacer Woman”
Laid Back “Ride a white horse”
Lcd Soundsystem “Losing my edge”
Mattie Safer “is that your girl?”
Wild Beasts “we still got the taste dancing on our tongues”
Joy Formidable “Austere”
Soft cell “where did our love go”
Missy Elliot “get your freak on”
Kanye West “Power”
Sleigh Bells “Infinity Guitars”
Sting and the Police “Roxanne”
Paul Simon “Cal me al”
Madness – It Must Be Love
The XX – Crystilised (Rory Philips Remix)
Crystal Castles – Crimewave
Arcade Fire – Ready To Start
McAlmont & Butler – Yes
Steve Miller Band – Abracadabra
Bowie/Jagger – Dancing In The Street
The Smiths – The Boy With The Thorn In His Side
The Jam – Town Called Malice
Blondie – X – Offender
Deniece Williams – Lets Hear It For The Boy
Belle & Sebastian – I Want The World To Stop
Fleetwood Mac – Big Love
Elvis Presley – Hound Dog
Johnny Cash – Folsom Prison Blues
Boyfriend – Best Coast
Loleatta Holloway – Runaway
Phoenix – If I ever feel better
Key-Matic – Breakin in Space
Yazoo – Situation
Heaven 17 – Temptation
White Stripes – Fell in love with a girl
The Clash – Train in Vain
Joy Division – Love will tear us apart
Bruce Springsteen – Born To Run
Supergrass – Alright
Dead or Alive – You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)
Kiss – I Was Made for Lovin’ You
Elvis Costello – Pump it Up
The Clash – Rock the Casbah
Blondie – Heart of Glass
R.E.M. – It’s the End of the World as We Know It
E.L.O – Mr. Blue Sky
Madness – One Step Beyond
Johnny Cash – I’ve Been Everywhere

KITCHEN

Cold War Kids – Louder Then Ever
The Replacements – Unsatisfied
Relaxed Muscle – Sexualised
Noah and The Whale – L.I.F.E.G.O.E.S.O.N
The Blood Arm – Suspicious Character
Aidan Moffat – Hungry Heart
Leonard Cohen – First We Take Manhatten
The Damned – Eloise
R.E.M – It Happened Today
Jenny Lewis ft Elvis Costello – Carpetbagger
Nick Cave – Disco 2000
Richard Hawley – Tonight The Streets Are Ours
Glen Campbell – Galveston
Wild Beasts – We still got the taste dancing on our tongues
Gorillaz – To Binge
White Town – Your Woman
Key Matic – Breakin in Space
Len Barry – 1, 2, 3
Mos Def – Hip Hop
Elvis Costello – Alison
Rilo Kiley – Portions For Foxes
Public Image Limited – Public Image
Fleetwood Mac – Big Love
Django Django – WOR
Dick Dale – Misirlou
Jay Z – Hard Knock Life
Mamas and the Papas – California Dreaming
The Hold Steady – Your Little Hoodrat Friend
The Postal Service – Such Great Heights
Passion Pit – To Kingdom Come
Flaming Lips – She Don’t Use Jelly
The Fall – Hit the North
Blur – London Loves
The Transplants – Diamonds & Guns
Common Rider – Set the Method Down
Devils Brigade – Ride Harley
Operation Ivy – Take Warning
The Clash – Koka Kola
Modest Mouse – People as Places
Grandaddy – A.M 180
Clap Your Hands, Say Yeah – Skin of My Yellow Country Teeth
Cut Copy – Feel the Love
Sebadoh – Skull
Cold War Kids – Hang Me Up to Dry
Kids of 88 “Feed the birds”
Radio Dept “never follow suit”
YACHT “psychic city” (classix remix)
Adele “rolling in the deep” (Jamie XX remix)
Radiohead “lotus flower” (brainbeats)
Talking Heads “Life during Wartime”

And as an extra example, here’s what we played at a wedding in October 2012 (song choices being approximately 60% recommendations by the happyy couple, 40% our own):

LCD Soundsystem “Losing My Edge”
Metronomy “The Look”
The Ronettes “Be My Baby
Roxy Music “Angel Eyes”
The Velvettes “Needle In A Haystack”
Marvin Gaye “What’s Going On”
Diana Ross “Upside Down”
The XX “Teardrops”
Bat For Lashes “Daniel”

First Dance:
The Cure “Friday I’m In Love”
ChuckBerry“Johnny B Goode”
Elvis “Jailhouse Rock”
Big Boper “ChantillyLace”
Beatles “I Feel Fine”
Foundations “Build Me Up Buttercup”
Aretha Franklin “Respect”
Prince “Kiss”
Paolo Nutini “Pencil Full Of Lead”
Stealers Wheel “Stuck In The Middle With You”
Lynyrd Skynyrd “Sweet HomeAlabama”
Blues Brothers OST “Everybody, Needs Somebody”
Jackie Wilson “Reet Petite”
MC Hammer “Can’t Touch This”
Calvin Harris “80s”
Skee-Lo “I Wish”
Old Dirty Bastard “Got Your Money”
Kanye West “Gold Digger”
Run Dmc “Walk This Way”
AC/DC “Shook Me All Night Long”
Salt ‘n’ Pepa “Push It”
Soft Cell “Tainted Love”
Madonna “Into The Groove”
Black Box “Ride On Time”
Erasure “Little Respect”
New Order “Temptation”
Pixies “Here Comes Your Man”

Buffet:
Don McLean “American Pie”
ELO “Don’t Bring Me Down”
Coral “Dreaming Of You”
Eddie Cochran “C’mon Everybody”
Chuck Berry “You Never Can Tell”
Sugerhill Gang “Rappers Delight”
Jurassic 5 “Concrete Schoolyard”
Clash “Train In Vain”         
Talking Heads “Road To Nowhere”

Party Time:
Beastie Boys “Fight For Your Right”
2 Pac “CaliforniaLove”
The Supremes “Can’t Hurry Love”
Candi Staton “You Got The Love”
Rufus & Chaka Khan “Aint Nobody”
Vanilla Ice “Ice Ice Baby”
Calvin Harris “Dance Wiv Me”
David Bowie “Modern Love”
The Cure “Just like Heaven”
Blur “Girls & Boys”
Pulp “Disco 2000”
Bis “Eurodisco”
Justice “Never Be Alone”
Technotronic “Pump Up The Jam”
Livin Joy “I’m A Dreamer”
Mylo “Doctor Pressure”
Yazoo “Don’t Go”
Paul Simon “Call Me Al”
Blondie “Atomic”
OutKast “Hey Ya”
Madness “Must Be Love”
Estelle “American Boy”
Prince “1999”
LMFAO “Sexy And I Know it”
Pulp “Common People”
The Ramones “Baby I Love You”
Grease Megamix