Music On Only A Game

La Marseillaise by the Claude Bolling Big Band (from The Victory Concert, Milan Records, 1994)

Claude makes his Only A Game debut. Felicitations!

Love Theme from Blade Runner by Vangelis (from Vangelis Blade Runner Trilogy, Polydor, 2007)

Nothing says "love" like Rutger Hauer…and Vangelis!

Losing Streak by Eels (from Blinking Lights and Other Revelations, Vagrant, 2005)

Remember, it's "Eels". Not "The Eels". Just "Eels".  A poet friend of mine once shared with me his ode to eels, which went as follows: "I like eels, except for meals and the way they feels".

Angry Birds Theme by Pomplamoose (from

Continuing with our French motif, it's Pomplamoose, which I hope is intentionally misspelled. Every Parisian café menu I've ever seen has it spelled "pamplemousse", but I don’t think you have to spell it correctly in order to have the waiter bring you a grapefruit.

This segment aired on January 21, 2012. The audio for this segment is not available.

Gary Waleik Producer, Only A Game
Gary Waleik is a producer for Only A Game.



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