District Mixtape: Art Spiegelman

Pulitzer Prize-winning comic artist Art Spiegelman, most widely known for “Maus,” which recounts his father’s experience in the Holocaust, sent a playlist our way. Spiegelman said the tracks would be on his iPod – if he had one.

The legendary artist will speak at Jack Morton Auditorium in the SMPA building on Thursday, April 2, at 7 p.m., presented by the creative writing department.

1. Oops . I Did It Again – Max Raabe & the Palast Orchester (Weimar-style cover version)

2. Do-Do-Do – Oskar Dénes

3. Coin-Operated Boy – Dresden Dolls

4. Euphoria – The Holy Modal Rounders

5. Call of the Wylie (Acme’s Piano’s dropped On My Head) – Evan Lurie

6. Ain’t Got No Home – Clarence “Frogman” Henry

7. SS in Uruguay – Serge Gainsbourg

8. Jump – Van Dyke Parks

9. I Don’t Want to Set the World on Fire -The Ink Spots

10. Banging In the Nails – Tiger Lillies

11. Perpetuum Mobile – Penguin Cafe Orchestra

12. Perpetuum Mobile – Comedian Harmonists

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