Wire “Pink Flag” from The Black Session - Paris, 10 May, 2011 (Red Eye 2012) N Buy it!
Screaming Females “It All Means Nothing” from Spin Presents Austin Power - Best Of SXSW 2012 (spin.com 2012) N —Great song from the bands upcoming record 'Ugly'. Got this as a freebie download.Buy it!
The Dead Kenny G's “Zombie” from 1/10/2010 Jam Cruise (livedownloads.com 2012) N —Fela Kuti coverBuy it!
Charlotte Gainsbourg “Terrible Angels” from Stage Whisper (Live) (Because/Elektra 2012) N —A very saucy electro groove on this.Buy it!
The Virgins “One Week Of Danger” from The Virgins (Atlantic 2008)Buy it!
The Adventures of Jet “Wasted Time” from Part 3: Coping With Insignifigance (My Records 1999) —This band out-geeks early Weezer with a great synth line. Saw them at SXSW wayyy back in 2000.Buy it!
The Kissaway Trail “New Lipstick” from Sleep Mountain (Bella Union / Co-op / Hostess 2010)Buy it!
Craig Finn “New Friend Jesus” from Clear Heart Full Eyes (Vagrant www.vagrant.com 2012) N Buy it!
Jay Farrar, Will Johnson, Anders Parker & Yim Yames “Angel's Blues” from New Multitudes (Rounder 2012) N —(note to self: look up the how and why these guys made an album together)Buy it!
Rough Shop “Torn Love Letters” from Beneath the South Side Bridge (Perdition Records 2012) N LBuy it!
Sinead O'Connor “Reason With Me” from How About I Be Me (And You Be You)? (One Little Indian 2012) N —Great song - part kiss off, part pleading.Buy it!
Andrew Bird “After Dinner Jam” from NoiseTrade Sampler (noisetrade.com 2012) N —There's a ton of free stuff on this site, this gem came up recently.Buy it!
The Decemberists “The Rake’s Song” from We All Raise Our Voices To The Air (CAPITOL 2012) N Buy it!
Cowboy Junkies “Leaving Normal” from Rarities, B-Sides and Slow, Sad Waltzes (True North 1999)Buy it!
Trashcan Sinatras “Obscurity Knocks” from Cake (Go! Discs 1990)Buy it!
The Ike Reilly Assassination “What A Day” from Junkie Faithful (Silent Six 2005) —Uplifting diddy about his mom's passing and the funeral. Uplifting might not be the right word...sarcastic might be more accurate.Buy it!
Frank Zappa “The Deathless Horsie” from Shut Up 'n Play Yer Guitar (Zappa Records 2012) —Every now and then I get into a Zappa kick, this is 'now and then'Buy it!
Frank Zappa “The Black Page Drum Solo/Black Page” from Zappa In New York (Ryko 1976) —The craziest drum bit I think Zappa ever wrote. By crazy I mean 'really damn hard'.Buy it!
Pink Floyd “Have a Cigar (Alternate Version)” from Wish You Were Here (Deluxe Experience Version) (EMI UK 2011) —I like hearing familiar songs done differently.Buy it!
Yonder Mountain String Band “Goodbye Blue Sky” from 2-18-2011, Covington (livedownloads.com 2011) R —This request came in during Have A Cigar and it completely justifies me bringing my 80 gig Ipod 'just in case'. Score.Buy it!
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