HomeFuMP ArchiveFuMP VideosThe FuMP SideshowAbout The FuMPFeatured ArtistsThe FuMP Online Store
 
Username:
Password:
2008-06-17
Power Salad The Fire At The Old Diploma Mill 
A bit o'history now folks...Listen and learn as Weaver Craig and Seeger Chris spin a tale o'woe and dependence on the "machine". That small boiler-room PO Box will never be the same since that awful day. Lyrics by Craig Marks/vocals, acoustic guitar and acoustic bass by Chris Mezzolesta.
This song is now available on the following CDs:
   
Comments:
2008-06-17 Balder
New and instantaneous favorite Power Salad song. Gawdz is this one funny!
2008-06-17 BrianX
It makes a nice side dish for A Song About A Train, it does. Too bad you couldn't figure out a way to work a Kent Hovind reference in there.
2008-06-17 djseamus
Hmmm, a new folk song by Power Salad...from the song description above it looks like were in for one steely-stringed, Americana treat! And I love the fact that acoustic bass is getting some props here....it seems hardly anyone plays bass anymore without an amplifyer and electricity. I cannot wait to hear this!
2008-06-17 djseamus
I was also going to say, Craig and Chris...if you want to do another folk song about a fire, how about the trad. Irish drinking song "The Old Dun Cow"? Just a little friendly suggestion here from a Celtic DJ to a comedy group.
2008-06-17 djseamus
JFGI, of course :^)
2008-06-17 wildcard9
Macintire!! Oh, wait, this song uses a different tune. It's good, though. :-)
2008-06-17 djseamus
Cute song, Salad, and certainly more engaging then a key-note speaker. I now name Chris Mezzolesta and Craig Marks valedictorians of the FuMP class of 2008!
2008-06-18 LoonieBin
The description looks like Craig Marks also does vocals.
2011-11-09 Regel Gumm
I don't guess I have ever listened to a song on the FUMP in a timely manner. I just heard "The Fire At The Old Diploma Mill" and the part about "it must be a million degrees in there" almost brought coffee out of my nose. And I was drinking MILK! This is why I listen to the fump. Thank you.
You must be logged in to leave a comment.
Show your support for the artists of the FuMP by making a donation or signing up for a premium subscription.
Level 1 Subscription
Level 1 gives you access to all the high quality (320k) MP3s, including all the songs in our archive. Click here for more information.
Level 2 Subscription
Level 2 gives you access to all the high quality (320k) MP3s, including all the songs in our archive, plus you will receive our bi-monthly compilation CDs with some great bonus material. Click here for more information.
Donate To The FuMP
Any amount is greatly appreciated by our artists.
Host A Banner Ad
Tell all your visitors about The FuMP by placing a banner ad on your site. Click here for the available banners.
Podcast Promo
If you host a podcast please consider running our promo on your show to spread the word.
Have a funny song? Submit it for consideration. If we use it you will be paid and your song will be included on the next FuMP compilation CD.

Click on the link below to submit a song.
Get the latest songs for free, downloaded automatically, or hear Luke Ski and Devo Spice discuss the most recently posted songs.
Click here for podcast info.
C'mon... be our friend! Please?
The FuMP on MySpace
The FuMP on Facebook
The FuMP on Twitter
Radio stations can now download 320k MP3 files ready for broadcast directly from TheFuMP.com. Click on the link below for more information.