Here's another of my scrapings off the ceiling of popular music. All the songs are about space, aliens, our space programs, and other topics beyond our Earthly horizons.
1 - Bluegrass on the Moon Poteet Brothers 1953
2 - I Talked to the Man in the Moon Rocky Porter 1953
3 - Captain Santa Claus and His Reindeer Space Patrol Bobby Helms 1957
4 - That Crazy Place in Outer Space Annette Funicello 1958
5 - Sputnik Rock and Roll Rock-Krister and His Cristals 1958
6 - Right Here On Earth Gene Vincent 1959
7 - God Is on the Moon Norm Burns 1959
8 - The Face from Outer Space Jeff Barry 1960
9 - Kibble-Kibble (The Flying Saucer Song) Nervous Norvus 1960
10 - Jukebox on the Moon (acoustic version) Ginny Millay 1960
11 - Maid of the Moon Dick Hyman & Mary Mayo 1963
12 - Love Goddess of Venus The Ventures 1964
13 - Space Walk The Spotnicks 1965
14 - U.F.O. Dudley & The Doo-Rytes 1966
15 - Moon Daddy Ole Moon Daddy 1967
16 - Spaceship Lover Paul St John 1972
17 - Space Invaders The Piranhas 1979
18 - Slime Creatures from Outer Space Weird Al Yankovic 1985
19 - Space Brothers JFA 1986
20 - Flying Saucer Over Mongolia Dogbowl 1990
21 - The First Girl on the Moon Roxette 1994
22 - 50,000 Spaceships (Watching Over Me) Groovie Ghoulies 1996
23 - Rocketman Red Elvises 2003
24 - Flying Saucer Baby The Slingshots 2008
25 - Two Planets Bat For Lashes 2009
26 - The Thrills That Come Along With the Landing of a Flying Saucer DeWolff 2009
Track 3 was the B-side of some of the releases of Helms' OTHER Christmas song, a little ditty called "Jingle Bell Rock." I think it's more fun than the A-side!
I hope you have fun rocking and cringing alternately.
Zing! into orbit!
See you Monday.