Today is the first in a – brace yourself – EIGHT PART PLAYLIST SERIES climbing the food chain. Β From bugs to reptiles to mammals large and small we’re covering it all starting with your favorite creepy-crawly many-legged friends…

The Flaming Lips “Buggin'”

Nickel Creek “Ode to a Butterfly”

The Bird And The Bee “Lifespan of a Fly”

Jeffrey Lewis and The Junkyard “Bugs and Flowers”

Rifle Recoil “Seas of Bees”

Owl City “Fireflies”

I acknowledge that the lyrics are ridiculous and make no sense. I know. I get it.

Man Man “Spider Cider”

Passion Pit “Moth’s Wings”

And to trip out your night, first part one of the great Ziggy Stardust’s Spiders from Mars. Yes, you can find the entire motion picture on youtube:

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsdpGRUTrkM]

Second the CRAZIEST, CREEPIEST COMBINATION OF MUSIC, BUGS AND BLACKLIGHT ON SCREEN EVER. Β I challenge you to defy it:

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOeV3LsgIWw]