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Tracks on vinyl

A 12-inch single featuring "Whistler's Delight" b/w "P-Funk is Playing at My House" was released in November 2005 by Prank Monkey Records. All copies were sold and it's now out of print. You can download the tracks in mp3 format using links below.

 

Tracks on mp3

Single tracks are toward the top. Full-length mixes are down a bit. To download, right-click on the title and select the save-as option.

DJ Riko - Gimme Pusher A standalone version of the Ice-T "I'm Your Pusher" vs. Rolling Stones "Gimme Shelter" mix that appears in the "Rhyme Time" long mix (see below).

Breaks All Night (2011 version) "Up All Night" by the Boomtown Rats + "Roughneck" by Sharaz

Poppin in Stereo "Moving In Stereo" by The Cars + "Poppa Large" by Ultramagnetic MCs

Australia vs Japan "Kicking and Screaming" by the Presets + "Roppongi Dori" by Tigarah

Happy When I Get It In "Happy Up Here" by Royksopp + "I Get It In" by 50 Cent

Let There Be Exodus "Let There Be Light" by Justice + "Exodus" by Bob Marley

One Tuning "One" by U2 vs. "Tuning In (Rewritten) by Groove Armada

 

Run DMC vs Lack of Afro

Run DMC's "My Adidas" meets Lack of Afro's "Roderigo." It's "explicit" because it has a bad word in it.

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DJ Riko

For Those About to Clown

Angus Young's "For Those About to Rock" guitar and John Bonham's "Carouselambra" drums provide a new backing for Smokey Robinson's "Tears of a Clown" vocals.

 

Robert Israel - Match Game

(Riko beats mix)

The theme from Match Game -- you know, the classic game show that featured celebrities such as Charles Nelson Reilly -- gets funked up with some breakbeats.

 

DJ Riko - Too Hot to Give it Up Marvin Gaye sings Got to Give it Up while UFO plays Too Hot to Handle.

 

DJ Riko - Buffalo Cecilia

English Folk Dance and Song Society - Buffalo Girls; Simon & Garfunkel - Cecilia; Alanis Morissette - Thank U; Malcolm McClaren - Buffalo Gals; The Art of Noise - Beat Box (Diversion One); Lemon Jelly - Spacewalk; The Art of Noise - Snapshot.

 

DJ Riko feat. Michael Jordan

Gatorade, is it in You?

Michael Jordan shows he can rap almost as well as he can play baseball.

DJ Riko - Whistler's Delight That tune with all the whistling samples in it. Also available on vinyl (see above).

DJ Riko - P-Funk is Playing at My House Featuring vocals by Katie Enlow and Gerald A. Also available on vinyl (see above).

DJ Riko - Stand Up and Ring My Doorbell Ludacris - Stand Up meets the White Stripes - My Doorbell.

DJ Riko - Shouty Nightmare Lemon Jelly vs Ice-T.

DJ Riko - Fresh Ghetto Bootie Music from Freddy Fresh vs. vocals by Top Secret.

DJ Riko - Walk Like an Egyptian Devil The Rolling Stones, The Bangles and Acetone, with a touch of Felix da Housecat.

DJ Riko - Say Yes to Schooly Schooly-D beats under a Yes acapella. Call it prog-hop.

DJ Riko - Roots Manuva vs Mr Scruff Beats from Mr. Scruff, vocals from Roots Manuva.

DJ Riko - It's OK to Say No Take it from Michael Jackson.

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Longer mixes

Summer is Ready When You Are

Summer is Ready When You Are

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Sam Cooke – Summertime
Spiritualized – Lay Back in the Sun
The Breeders – Saints
The Drums – Saddest Summer
The Polyphonic Spree – Section 2 (It's the Sun)
Nat King Cole – Those Lazy Hazy Crazy Days of Summer
Cornelius – Chapter 8 – Seashore and Horizon
Tony Goddess and the Silver Lining – This is What the Summer Brings
Queen – Bicycle Race
Animal Collective – Summertime Clothes
Blondie – The Tide is High
DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince – Summertime
Husky Rescue – Summertime Cowboy
Sly & The Family Stone – Hot Fun in the Summer Time
Neon Heights – Listen to the Music
War – Summer

 

Dust Never Sleeps

Dust Never Sleeps

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The Beach Boys – Think About the Days
Autolux – Transit Transit (Riko mix)
DJ Riko – Warm and Weedy (2 Bears vs Terence Trent D'Arby)
The Pharcyde – Oh Shit
Chiddy Bang – The Whistle Song
Sonny J – Belly Bongo
3rd Bass – Sons of 3rd Bass
Grandaddy – Broken Household Appliance National Forest
Spiritualized – Hey Jane
DJ Food vs the Amorphous Androgynous – The Electric Images (In My Mind Never Die)
Pepe Deluxe – A Night and a Day
WTF? and Dead Prez – It's Bigger Than Hip Hop
Flaming Lips – Unconsciously Screaming

Rhyme Time

Rhyme Time cover

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Tracklist:

Bad Rep - Say No Rhyme Before its Time
The Ultimate Choice - Keep it On

Stetsasonic - Talkin' All That Jazz
George Clinton - Atomic Dog (Special Atomic Mix)

Jay & Ace - That Ain't My Child
Digital Underground - Doowutchyalike
DJ Riko - Gimme Pusher (Ice-T vs Rolling Stones vs. 808 beats)
De La Soul - Say No Go (New Keys Vocal)
LL Cool J - You Can't Dance
The D.O.C. - It's Funky Enough
The Ultimate Choice - How I'm Livin'
Boogie Down Productions - I'm Still #1
Ice-T - Squeeze The Trigger
Geto Boys - Mind Playing Tricks on Me
Grandmaster Flash - It's Nasty
Run DMC - Mary Mary
Byron Davis and the Fresh Krew - Do the Drunk Pt. II
N.W.A. - Express Yourself
Public Enemy - Night of the Living Baseheads

Thump and Grind

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Tracklist:

DJ Riko - Poppin in Stereo
Kid Cudi feat Chip the Ripper - All Talk
Chiddy Bang - Opposite of Adults
Ludacris feat Nicki Minaj - My Chick Bad
Big Boi feat Sleepy Brown and Joi - Turns Me On
Kelly Rowland - Shake Them Haters Off
Mason - Exceeder (TAI Remix)
Flo Rida and David Guetta - Club Can't Handle Me
Young Money - Roger That
Cypress Hill feat Pitbull and Marc Anthony - Armada Latina
DJ Fresh - Gold Dust
The Game feat Justin Timberlake - Ain't No Doubt About It
LCD Soundsystem - I can Change (Stereogamus Remix)
NERD feat Nelly Furtado - Hot and Fun (Boys Noize Mix)
Mason feat DMC and Sam Sparro - Corrected
Kele - Tenderoni
Lindstrom & Christabelle - Lovesick

Tweaking in Tongues

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Tracklist:

Sam Cooke - Having a Party
Dan Deacon - Woof Woof
Mexican Institute of Sound - Escribeme Pronto
Kid Sister - Get Fresh (Zombie Nation Remix)
YMCK - Sarada Shabadaba (Salad Shabadaba)

Sigur Ros - Gobbledigook
Skeewiff - Delta Dawn
DJ Riko - Happy When I Get It In (50 Cent vs Royksopp)
Phenomenal Handclap Band - 5 10 15 20
Super Furry Animals - Inaugural Trams
Riceboy Sleeps - Howl
Pimsleur - Tongues
The Pretenders - Break Up The Concrete
Mexican Institute of Sound - Yo Digo Baila
DJ Riko - Australia vs Japan (Presets vs Tigarah)
Pomegranates - Southern Ocean
Mexican Institute of Sound - Sinfonia Agridulce

Gilding The Lily

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Tracklist:

Intro
MIA - Paper Planes (DFA Remix)
Mantronix - Fresh Is The Word (acapella)
Mickey Avalon - Jane Fonda
MIA - Paper Planes (acapella)
Nine Inch Nails - 16 Ghosts II
Carly Simon - You're So Vain (acapella)
DJ Riko - About Time
Run DMC - My Adidas (acapella)
Lack of Afro - Roderigo
Dan Deacon - Snake Mistakes
Beat Farmers - Happy Boy
Justice - Let There be Light
Bob Marley - Exodus (acapella)
Neon Heights - Walked Out This Morning
Steve Miller Band - Space Cowboy
Dan Deacon - Wham City (acapella)
!!! - Must be the Moon
Temptations - Papa Was a Rolling Stone (acapella)
Pavement - Summer Babe (Riko re-edit)
Shortwave Set - Billy
U2 - One
Groove Armada - Tuning In (Rewritten)
Van Halen - Happy Trails

 

Solid Steel Mix

This mix was done for Solid Steel Radio and aired May 5, 2006

Here is a link to download an mp3 of the mix. (30 minutes, 192 kbps, 43 MB)

Here is a link to download a high-resolution jpg of the cd tray artwork (including back cover).

Here's the tracklist as submitted to Ninja Tune:

Lyrics Born - Callin' Out (acapella) (Quannum Projects)
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - Clap Your Hands Say Yeah (Clap Your Hands Say Yeah)
Lyrics Born - Hello (acapella) (Quannum Projects)
Henry Mancini - Mystery Movie Theme (BMG)
Los Amigos Invisibles - Riko Pa' Goza (BMG)
The Go! Team - The Wrath of Mickey (Memphis Industries)
Common - Go (acapella) (Def Jam)
Coldcut - Boogieman (Ninja Tune)
Tears for Fears - Shout (acapella) (Mercury)
Buzzy LeBeau - Never Let Me Down Again (Vitamin)
Depeche Mode - Never Let Me Down Again (Sire)
Magic Numbers - Try (Heavenly)
Amadou and Miriam - M'Bife Balafon (Nonesuch)
Diana Ross - Long Hangover (acapella) (Motown)
Zap Mama - Iko Iko (Virgin)
Poj Masta - Foo' (White Label)
Robert Israel - Match Game (Riko Beats Mix) (White Label)
Evolution Control Committee - Eephunky (White Label)
The Rolling Stones - Rice Krispies (Kellogg's)
Sasasan Katamari (Columbia)
The Juan MacLean - ad2003 (DFA)
Daft Punk - One More Time (Virgin)
UFO - Too Hot to Handle (EMI)
Marvin Gaye - Got to Give it Up (acapella) (Motown)
AC/DC - For Those About to Rock (We Salute You) (Atlantic)
Smokey Robinson - The Tears of a Clown (acapella) (Motown)
John Bonham - Carouselambra (Swan Song)
Detroit Grand Pubahs - Sandwiches (acapella) (Pepper)
Jack Arel & Pierre Dutour - Following You (Diggler)
Artist Unknown -Title Unknown (Unreleased)
Lyrics Born - Hello (acapella) (Quannum Projects)

Bastard Set

This is the set I played at Bastard, the monthly bastard pop/mashup night at The Asylum in London. It's 56 minutes, 56 MB at 128 kbps

DJ Riko - Bastard Set March 3 2005

Evolution Control Committee - Don't Miss The Great Snatch
Bad Production - Come Together
DJ Riko - Shouty Nightmare
DJ Riko - Buffalo Cecilia (extended version)
DJ Riko - Free For All
Bad Production - I Want You Black
!!! - Me and Giuliani (DJ Riko Wicked & Sexy Mix)
DJ Riko - It's OK To Say No To Michael Jackson
DJ Riko - Gimme a Break
Lenlow - Last Night
DJ Riko feat. Gerald A & Katie Enlow - P-Funk is Playing at My House
DJ Riko - Blinded By The Technologic
DJ Riko - Fresh Ghetto Bootie
AmillionSons - Double Oh Heaven
DJ Riko - Whistler's Delight (old, short version)

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Superchunk mix

This is my 30-minute guest "Superchunk" mix, which aired Feb. 27 on The Remix on XFM in London.

DJ Riko - Superchunk Mix XFM London

Los Amigos Invisibles - Riko Pa' Goza (Luaka Bop)
Krafty Kuts Intro/Radio DJ Montage
Uncle Riko Dialogue (20th Century Fox)
Grand Funk - I'm Your Captain/Closer to Home (Capitol)
Lemon Jelly - The Shouty Track (XL)
Ice-T - Colors (a cappella) (Warner Bros.)
DJ Riko feat. Gerald A. and Katie Enlow (and Parliament and Funkadelic) - P-Funk is Playing at my House (djriko.com)
LCD Soundsystem - Daft Punk is Playing at my House (instrumental) (DFA)
Daft Punk - Technologic (a cappella) (Virgin)
Manfred Mann's Earth Band - Blinded by the Light (Warner Bros.)
Freddy Fresh - Go Kat Go (Kingsize)
Top Secret - Ghetto Bootie (a cappella) (Bellmark Records)
Nell Carter - Gimme a Break! Theme (TVT)
The Ritchie Family - Give me a Break (Ariola)
Fatboy Slim - Give the Po Man a Break (Skint)
Beres Hammond - Give me a Break (VP)
Joe Maran - Give me a Break (Italo Disco)
Vivien Vee - Give me a Break (Banana Records)
Van Halen - Unchained (Warner Brothers)
Handsomeboy Technique - Season of Young Mouss (Second Royal)
Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers (Geffen)
Bangles - Walk Like An Egyptian (Columbia)
Credit to the Nation - Teenage Sensation (One Little India)
Brother Bones - Sweet Georgia Brown (Tempo)
J. Geils Band - Centerfold (VSOP)
Earl Hagen - The Fishin' Hole (Theme to the Andy Griffith Show)
Bernard Herrmann - Twisted Nerve (Maverick)
Scorpions - Wind of Change (EMI)
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy (EMI)
Muzzy Marcellino - 4:20 a.m. (Liberty Records)
Otis Redding - (Sittin' on) The Dock of the Bay (Atlantic)
Roger Miller - Robin Hood (Disney)
Air - Alpha Beta Gaga (Astralwerks)
Honky - The Whistler (ZTT)
The Lovin' Spoonful - Daydream (Buddha)
Rick James - Loosey's Rap (Loosey's House of Trix Mix) (Warner Bros.)
Adam Ant - Something Girl (Epic)
RZA - The Whistler (EMI)
Guns N' Roses - Patience (Warner Bros.)
Dwarf Chorus - Heigh Ho (Disney)
X2 - Trigga da Whistla (Lex)
Handsome Boy Modeling School - Rock n Roll (Could Never Hip Hop Like This) Part 2 (Elektra)
Neil Young - Cinnamon Girl (Warner Bros.)
Roots Manuva - Witness (a cappella) (Big Dada Records)
Yes - Leave It (a cappella) (Warner Bros.)
Schooly-D - Saturday Night (instrumental) (Jive)
Sounds of Ohio - Ohio's For You (Buckeye Records)
English Folk Dance and Song Society - Buffalo Girls (EFDSS)
Simon & Garfunkel - Cecilia (Columbia)
Alanis Morissette - Thank U (Maverick)
Malcolm McClaren - Buffalo Gals (a cappella) (Island)
The Art of Noise - Beat Box (Diversion One) (ZTT)
Lemon Jelly - Spacewalk (XL)
The Art of Noise - Snapshot (ZTT)
Rolling Stones - Sympathy for the Devil (ABKCO)
The Bangles - Walk Like an Egyptian (a cappella) (Columbia)
Acetone - Walk Like an Egyptian (Vapor)
Felix Da Housecat - Silver Screen Shower Scene (a cappella) (Emperor Norton)
Weezer - Undone (DGC)
Missy Elliott - I Can't Stand the Rain (a cappella) (Warner Bros.)
Dick Caton and the Losers Combo - Sassy but Classy (outro)
Hard n Firm - Rodeohead (Free Version)

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DJ Riko - Rinse Mix - 60-minute guest mix on "The Rinse" - XFM - London - Dec. 11 2004

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Prince – ‘Let’s Go Crazy’ (Paisley Park)
Kansas State University Marching Band – ‘Drum 69’ (Arnold Sound Recording)
Lemon Jelly – ‘The Fruity Track’ (XL)
DJ Riko – ‘Free Feral’ (International Bastard)
Dialogue from Quincy television show
Barry Manilow – ‘Copacabana’ (Arista)
Michael Jordan and DJ Riko – ‘Gatorade, Is It In You?’ (djriko.com)
!!! – ‘Me And Giuliani (DJ Riko Wicked and Sexy Mix)’ (djriko.com)
National Public Radio report
DJ Riko – ‘Whistler’s Delight (Full Version)’ (djriko.com)
DJ Riko – ‘Roots Manuva vs Mr. Scruff’ (djriko.com)
Scissor Sisters – ‘Laura (DJ Riko Remix)’ (djriko.com)
Dread Zeppelin – Tortelvis Intro (Cleopatra)
Opium Jukebox – ‘Anarchy in the U.K.’ (Underground, Inc.)
DJ Riko – ‘Buffalo Cecilia’ (djriko.com)
DJ Riko – ‘Whale Interlude’ (djriko.com)
DJ Riko – ‘Redone (Weezer vs. Missy Elliott)’ (djriko.com)
DJ Riko – Gimme a Break (djriko.com)
DJ Riko – ‘Breaks All Night (Boomtown Rats vs Sharaz)’ (djriko.com)
DJ Riko – ‘Fresh Ghetto Bootie (Freddy Fresh vs Top Secret)’ (djriko.com)
DJ Riko – ‘It’s OK To Say No To Michael Jackson’ (djriko.com)
DJ Riko – ‘Build It Up, Clamp It Down (Clash vs Fatboy Slim)’ (Culture Deluxe)
DJ Riko vs. AMillionSons – ‘Sunshine On My Shoulders (AMillionSons version)’ (White Label)

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DJ Riko - Latter Day Taints

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Aired on the Back to the Basics radio show in Hamburg July 27, 2004 

Intro
Jack Planck - Pass The Ammunition
Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers (DJ Riko Whistler's Delight Mix)
Scissor Sisters - Laura (DJ Riko Mix)
Loo & Placido - Kids Rock (Queen vs. Kids Will Rock You vs. Althea + Donna)
DJ Riko - Stevie's Diner (Stevie Wonder vs. Suzanne Vega)
DJ Riko - Gatorade, Is It In You? (vs. Michael Jordan)
Ice-T - Rhyme Pays
Bad Production - I Want You Black (Black Sabbath vs. Jackson 5)
DJ Riko - I Want You Dead (Jackson 5 vs. RJD2)
Pepe Deluxe - Salami Fever
DJ Riko - Also Sprach Happy (Max Sedgley vs. Deodato)
Treva Whateva - Havana Ball
DJ Riko - Walk Like An Egyptian Devil (Bangles vs. Acetone vs. Rolling Stones)
Lenlow - Last Night (Strokes vs. Traveling Wilburys vs. Kid-n-Play)
DJ Riko - Breaks All Night (Boomtown Rats vs. Sharaz)
Beastie Boys - Fight For Your Right (Breaks Mix)
DJ Riko - Fresh Ghetto Bootie (Freddy Fresh vs. Top Secret)
LCD Soundsystem - Yeah (Pretentious Version vs. Crass Version vs. Clap-a-pella vs. Beatles)
DJ Riko - Build It Up, Clamp It Down (Clash vs. Fatboy Slim)
Eyedea & Abilities - Now
Belle & Sebastian
- I'm A Cuckoo (Avalanches Mix)

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DJ Riko - Free For All Mix (2003)


The Simpsons dialogue
Simon & Garfunkel - Cecilia
Alanis Morissette - Thank U
Malcolm McClaren - Buffalo Gals (homemade a cappella)
The Art of Noise - Beat Box (Diversion One)
Lemon Jelly - Spacewalk
The Art of Noise - Snapshot
Gerardo - Rico Suave (Jungle Party Groove)
Groove Armada - Groove is On
RJD2 - Let the Good Times Roll Pt. 1
The Go! Team - Ladyflash
Humpback Whales - Three Whale Trip
Manitoba - I've Lived on a Dirt Road All My Life
Jack Herren Band - Here is Love
The Polyphonic Spree - You Gotta Be Strong (Live at Stubbs BBQ)
The Avalanches - Etoh
Bent - King Wisp
MC Honky - A Good Day to be You
DJ Riko - Free For All
Nell Carter - Gimme a Break! Theme
The Ritchie Family - Give me a Break
Fatboy Slim - Give a Po Man a Break
Beres Hammond - Give me a Break
Joe Maran - Give me a Break
Vivien Vee - Give me a Break
Van Halen - Unchained
DJ Shadow - Right Thing (Z-Trip Get the Party Off Mix)
Mr. Scruff - Get a Move On
Young MC - Know How (Bootyshaker Remix)
Bushy - Keepin' On
The Beach Boys - Sloop John B (a cappella)
Roots Manuva - Witness Dub
Ice-T - Colors (a cappella)
Mr. Scruff - Ug
Roots Manuva - Ital Visions (a cappella)
Bubb Rubb - That's Only in the Mornin' (TV news clip)
!!! - Me and Giuliani Down by the Schoolyard (A True Story)
Right Said Fred - I'm Too Sexy (Tushapella)
X-Press 2 & David Byrne - Lazy (a cappella)
ABC - How to be a Millionaire (a cappella)
Casey Kasem - Long Distance Dedication
Sisters and Brothers - Sisters and Brothers
The Polyphonic Spree - The Sun (evening session)
Let's Bongo - Instructional Record
The Bongolian - Merv Plays Vibes
The Doors - Peace Frog
Third Bass - The Cactus
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean (Bushwacka! Mix)
Michael Jackson - various a cappella grunts
It's OK To Say No - It's OK to Say No
Madonna - Ray of Light (a cappella)
Audio Two - I Don't Care
Mantronix - Needle to the Groove
Miami Vice dialogue
The Gil Evans Orchestra - Crosstown Traffic
Sad Goodbye (home recording found on Napster)
Boogie Down Productions - The Style you Haven't Done Yet

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DJ Riko - Come Together Mix(2002)
Intro
Emerson Lake & Palmer - Karn Evil 9
Basement Jaxx - Where's Your Head At (a cappella)
Good Bad & Ugly Theme
Let's Bongo! (Instructional Record)
2ManyDJs - Stooges vs. Salt n Pepa
The Shins - One by One All Day
Soulwax - Conversation Intercom
Gerardo - Rico Suave
Jimi Hendrix - Foxy Lady
The Beatles - Come Together
The Supremes - Come Together
Crossover - Extensive Care
Bushy - Don't Mind if I Do
Depth Charge - Shaolin Buddha Finger
Daft Punk - Oh Yeah
Joe Walsh - A Life of Illusion
Styx - The Grand Illusion
Osymyso - John's Not Mad
Arnold Schwarzenegger - Gator Lodge
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Here Comes My Girl
2ManyDJs - Skee-Lo vs. Maurice Fulton vs. Breeders

Radiohead - Pulk/Pull Revolving Doors
EPMD - Strictly Business (a cappella)
Mogwai - Helicon 2 (Max Tundra Remix)
Air - Electronic Performer
Mogwai - 2 Rights Make 1 Wrong
Evolution Control Committee - Don't Miss the Great Snatch
Groove Armada - Fly Me to the Moon
Seelenluft - Manila (Manitoba Mix)
FC Kahuna - Machine Says Yes
The Doors - The End
Prolapse - Deanshanger
Eddie Haskell Talking About Music

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