HAPPY NATIONAL CAT DAY

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I love how this is next to the Cat Power ad. For me, the tops will always be "Cat Man" by Gene Vincent, but that's a mighty fine list! (Also, Lou Reed's line in "Oh Jim" -- "I'm just like an alleycat ...")
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Big Business - "Cats, Mice"
Circus Lupus - "Cat Kicking Jerk"
Joan Of Arc - "Miss Cat Piss And Peppermint"
KARP - "Freighty Cat"
Melt Banana - "Cat Brain Land"
Melt Banana - "Key Is a Fact That a Cat Brings"
Nervous Cabaret - "Cat Head"
Nomeansno - "Cats, Sex, and Nazis"
Primus - "Tommy the Cat"
Ratatat - "Wildcat"
White Zombie - "Cat's Eye Resurrection"
Big Black - "Kitty Empire"
OXES - "Boss Kitty"
Shellac - "Kittypants"
Deerhoof - "Koneko Kitten"
Elvis Costello - "Leave My Kitten Alone"
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CATS IN THE CRADLE AND THE SILVER SPOON, DAD YOU'RE A BAD DAD DAAAAD DAD, YOU KNOW YOU'RE A CRAPPY DAAAAD. Etc. That song is always playing when I go to Walgreens.
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Broadcast "Black Cat"
and the rest are obvious:
Grateful Dead "China Cat Sunflower"
Rolling Stones "Stray Cat Blues"
last, but certainly not least, Presidents of the United States of America "Kitty". meow, meow, meow-meow meow meeoooow
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Don't forget "Catnip Dreams" by Shonen Knife!
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Vaselines - "Monsterpussy"
Cramps - "Can Your Pussy Do The Dog?"

Greg Ginn of Black Flag also deserves some recognition on this day for being that rare breed, the male crazy cat lady.
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@2 - Never not relevant.
@7 - Greg Ginn, male crazy cat lady. You NAILED it! Maybe I can get an interview with him if I only ask cat-related questions.
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Last week I randomed across Benjamin Franklin's use of "All Cats Are Grey"

Benjamin Franklin, Advice to a Young Man…
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smashing pumpkins 'hello kitty kat.'
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the entire Antioch Arrow "The Lady Is A Cat" record.

Yousef Islam changing his name back to Cat Stevens once a year.