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Guardian Music
Every week the Guardian ask readers to nominate their favourite songs on a certain topic and publish a playlist featuring the cream of the crop. To read more about how they arrived at the final soundtrack and discover a whole load more go to Guardian’s Reader’s Recommend
Song Artist Album
The Rat
The Walkmen · Sympathy For The Download 00
The Walkmen Sympathy For The Download 00 4:22
All in a Mouse's Night - 2007 - Remaster
Genesis · Wind And Wuthering
Genesis Wind And Wuthering 6:39
Back In NYC - Live
Genesis · Archive #1 (1967-1975)
Genesis Archive #1 (1967-1975) 6:10
The Two Little Squirrels (Nuts To You)
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five · Caldonia
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five Caldonia 2:26
Caged Rat
Soul Asylum · Let Your Dim Light Shine
Soul Asylum Let Your Dim Light Shine 3:03
Rats In My Kitchen
Sleepy' John Estes · The Roots Of The Black Crowes
Sleepy' John Estes The Roots Of The Black Crowes 3:05
Laying Traps
Crippled Black Phoenix · [Mankind] The Crafty Ape
Crippled Black Phoenix [Mankind] The Crafty Ape 4:45
Dirty Rat
The Zutons · You Can Do Anything
The Zutons You Can Do Anything 4:03
Alcoholic Rat
King Kurt · Big Cock
King Kurt Big Cock 3:38
Weasel
Absentee · Schmotime
Absentee Schmotime 2:59
The Rats
The Tiger · Trinidad Calypsos - Recordings 1935 - 1940
The Tiger Trinidad Calypsos - Recordings 1935 - 1940 3:04
Rats
The Kinks · Lola Versus Powerman And The Moneygoround, Part One
The Kinks Lola Versus Powerman And The Moneygoround, Part One 2:38
Kingston Calypso
John Barry Orchestra · Dr No Original Soundtrack
John Barry Orchestra Dr No Original Soundtrack 2:44
El Raton
Cheo Feliciano · A Man And His Music
Cheo Feliciano A Man And His Music 3:51
The Racing Rats
Editors · An End Has A Start
Editors An End Has A Start 4:18
Riskante Spiele - Remastered
Udo Lindenberg · Ball Pompös (Remastered Version)
Udo Lindenberg Ball Pompös (Remastered Version) 4:13
The Squirrel Crossed The Road
Jane Siberry · Teenager
Jane Siberry Teenager 5:13
Lemmings (Including Cog) - 2005 Digital Remaster
Van Der Graaf Generator · Pawn Hearts
Van Der Graaf Generator Pawn Hearts 11:39
Lemmings - Live at Metropolis Studios
Van Der Graaf Generator · Live In Concert at Metropolis Studios, London
Van Der Graaf Generator Live In Concert at Metropolis Studios, London 14:27
The Mousetrap (Caught In) - 2006 Digital Remaster
Peter Hammill · The Future Now
Peter Hammill The Future Now 4:07
Elegy For Johnny Cash
Jackie Leven · Elegy For Johnny Cash
Jackie Leven Elegy For Johnny Cash 5:50
(In The) Black Room (Including 'The Tower') - 2006 Digital Remaster
Peter Hammill · Chameleon In The Shadow Of The Night
Peter Hammill Chameleon In The Shadow Of The Night 11:22
Ratts Of The Capital
Mogwai · Happy Songs For Happy People
Mogwai Happy Songs For Happy People 8:25
The Rat-Catcher's Daughter
Elsa Lanchester · Songs For A Smoke-Filled Room
Elsa Lanchester Songs For A Smoke-Filled Room 2:56
Squirrel and Biscuits
Ott · Mir
Ott Mir 6:02
The Rat
Bruce Fowler · Entropy
Bruce Fowler Entropy 5:41
Porcupine - Alternative Version
Echo And The Bunnymen · Porcupine
Echo And The Bunnymen Porcupine 4:03
The Second Mouse
Darrell Scott / Tim O'Brien , Darrell Scott , Tim O'Brien · Real Time
Darrell Scott / Tim O'Brien, Darrell Scott, Tim O'Brien Real Time 4:39
The Tailor & The Mouse
Shirley Collins · Sweet England
Shirley Collins Sweet England 2:00
Muskrat
The Everly Brothers · The Everly Brothers Story: 50 Golden Greats
The Everly Brothers The Everly Brothers Story: 50 Golden Greats 2:15