a list of all original songs currently in Urban Tapestry's repertoire.
Many are available in our first songbook.
AD = Allison Durno, JK = Jodi Krangle, DRO = Debbie Ridpath Ohi. C&S
= Castles and Skyscrapers (our first
album), M&UL = Myths and Urban Legends
(our second album, released in 1997), and S&HT = Sushi
and High Tea (our third album, released in 2003).
out our UT
Parodies and Other Fun page. Lyrics will be linked back to this
page as Debbie gets time to move them over to the new server.
Now you can also listen to five full MP3s of ours from both
CDs on our
& DRO. Mar/98. (S&HT)
A Xena song, Shangri-La style. :-) (S&HT)
The Borg Came Back
Cuz He's A Guy
Days We Spend Together
by AD, music by JK (M&UL)
A Deeper Truth
and JK, song from Kira's point of view
Desert and Forest
Dish Of Chocolate Haagen Dazs
Quantum Leap song (C&S).
based on DS9 episode "Shadowplay"
Dreams In Darkness
from Darth Vader's point of view
Duct Tape Man
dedicated to David Goulden.
Bev & Jean-Luc. Going on our second album with help from Don Neill.
The Friendship Song
A capella three-part song about friendship. (S&HT)
when she was on GEnie.
a heartfelt tribute to Tom Jeffers of Dandelion Wine.
Home To FilKONtario
Premiered at FKO/99, where we were GoH.
Based on Ray Bradbury's short story, "The Rocket Man". (S&HT)
How's The Night Life On Cissalda?
commissioned, based on Harlan Ellison story
Ich Mag Shokolade
Dedicated to Juliane Honisch and Kerstin Droge, Interfilk guests from
Germany at FKO/98.
I Love The Morning
morning vs night people (M&UL)
I'll Be Fine
Interjections: The Final Frontier
The Jelly Belly Song
A tribute to one of my favourite foods. :-)
It Said What?
song by Debbie. This one's about chocolate bars.
Like The Dorsai
Mr. XXXXXX's Coming After You!
by DRO, music by AD.
inspired by Interview With A Vampire movie. Going on our new album
with help from Dave Clement, Tom Jeffers, and Kylea Fulton. (M&UL)
and Ookla the Mok (Rand Bellavia, Adam English, & Luis Garcia). Going
on our new album with help from Ookla! (M&UL)
Life Is A Bowl Of Oreo Cookies
in honour of Lissa Allcock. Premiered at The Second ConCerto in 1997
when we first met Lissa and Phil Allcock.
A love song about Marvin the Martian.
Me and Babylon Five
Token Babylon 5 song. Note that Debbie has never actually SEEN a Babylon
Me In Grade One
written after Filkontario '98. Any of you who have ever experienced
the "post-con blues" will connect with this. (S&HT)
(C&S) Based on a short story by Claire Gabriel.
My Jalapeno Man
(C&S) A hot food song. (S&HT)
A Neurotic Love Song
AD, JK. Available on North Coast Cabaret album. When performed in
concert, this song involves Debbie making a fool of herself with silly
Overdrawn Credit Card Blues
Listen to the end of the recording of this on our first album. You
can hear Jodi falling off her chair! (C&S)
Allison, and Jodi. Was sung as an intro to Mark Osier's concert at
Contata '98, where he was Toastmaster.
Pegasus Loser Song II
Puppies Cooked In Brine
(her first filk song ever!) (M&UL)
The Road Home
and AD. A love song.
and AD. A tribute to the Seventies. Jodi was still learning how to
dress herself in the seventies.
Sex and Chocolate
by DRO, music by JK. Going on our new album, guest musicians on this
song are Dave Clement and Tom Jeffers. (M&UL)
Shake Them Bones
written for Brenda Sutton
Silence and Memory
Inspired by the Titanic movie.
Song For Jim
in memory of her brother, who was killed in a car accident with his
wife in August, 1993. (M&UL)
by Roger Burton West, music by JK. On our second album with help from
Dave Clement, Tom Jeffers, and Graham Leathers. (M&UL)
with help from Andrew Platzer and Jeff Ridpath. Technonerdboy Paul
Kwinn helps us on the album. Was aired on CBC radio! (M&UL)
Going on our new album with help from Ookla the Mok (M&UL)
Temper of Defeat (Pegasus Loser
based on children's book "Bridge to Terebithia"
This Is A Filk Song
Premiered at FKO/99.
This Is For You
Dedicated to Mike Brown, the Truffle King.
The Truth Is Out There
X-Files song. (S&HT)
A Twinkle In His Eye
Lots of fun! Jodi plays recorder on this song.
inspired by Loreena McKinnitt (C&S)
Walking To The Stars
(inspired by our friend Kathy Johnson!)
Going on our new album with help from Kathleen Sloan, Scott Snyder,
and Paul Kwinn. (M&UL)
Woes of Silver
Your Heart Always Knows