The Headmaster Ritual: Ten Songs About School. Forty-five People are Killed by Bombs Planted by a Disgruntled School-board Member in the Bath School Disaster, Michigan. This Day in History, 18/05/1927.

1.  The Smiths ‘The Headmaster Ritual’

(from the album Meat is Murder, 1985).

2.  Belle and Sebastian ‘Expectations’

(from the album Tigermilk, 1996).

3.  Black Box Recorder ‘The School Song’

(from the album Passionoia, 2003).

4.  Madness ‘Baggy Trousers’

(from the album Absolutely, 1980).

5.  The White Stripes ‘We’re Going to Be Friends’

(from the album White Blood Cells, 2001).

6.  Pink Floyd ‘Another Brick in the Wall’

(from the album The Wall, 1979).

7.  The Police ‘Don’t Stand So Close to Me

(from the album Zenyatta Mondatta, 1980).

8.  The Boomtown Rats ‘I Don’t Like Mondays’

(from the album The Fine Art of Surfacing, 1979).

9.  The Ramones ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll High School’

(from the album End of the Century, 1980).

10. Trash Can Sinatras ‘To Sir, with Love’

(from the album A Happy Pocket, 1996).