Cosmonaut No. 7: Ten Songs About Cosmonauts and Astronauts. Three Russian Cosmonauts are Found Dead in Their Soyuz 11 Space Capsule After It Made What Looked Like a Perfect Landing in Kazakhstan. This Day in History, 30/06/1971.

1.  Scarfo ‘Cosmonaut No. 7’

(from the album Luxury Plane Crash, 1997).

2.  Pixies ‘Planet of Sound’

(from the album Trompe Le Monde, 1991).

3.  Rolling Stones ‘2000 Light Years From Home’

(from the album Their Satanic Majesties Request, 1967).

4.  Arcade Fire ‘Neighborhood #2 (Laika)’

(from the album Funeral, 2004).

5.  Amanda Palmer ‘Astronaut’

(from the album Who Killed Amanda Palmer, 2008).

6.  David Bowie ‘Space Oddity’

(from the album David Bowie, 1969).

7. Belle and Sebastian ‘A Space Boy Dream’

(from the album The Boy With The Arab Strap, 1998).

8.  Elton John ‘Rocket Man’

(from the album Honky Chateau, 1972).

9.  Black Sabbath ‘Into the Void’

(from the album Master of Reality, 1971).

10. Ian Brown My Star’

(from the album Unfinished Monkey Business, 1998).