Elbow “Open Arms” from Build a Rocket Boys! (Downtown 2011)Buy it!
Elbow “One Day Like This” from The Seldom Seen Kid (Polydor 2008)Buy it!
Ed Sheeran/Richard Jones/Nick Mason/Mike Rutherford/David Arnold “Wish You Were Here” from A Symphony of British Music: Music for the Closing Ceremony of the London Olympics 2012 (iTunes 2012) N Buy it!
The Bachelors “Diamonds Are Forever” from I Believe: The Very Best of the Bachelors (Varese Sarabande 2002) —happy birthday, john stokes!Buy it!
The Who “I Can See For Miles” from Meaty Beaty Big and Bouncy (MCA 1971)Buy it!
Cream “I Feel Free” from 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Cream (Polydor 2007) —happy birthday, ginger baker!Buy it!
Dirty Projectors “Dance For You” from Swing Lo Magellan (Deckdisc 2012) N Buy it!
The Antlers “Drift Dive” from Drift Dive - Single (Co-operative Music 2012) N Buy it!
Fiona Apple “Jonathon” from The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do (Columbia 2012) N Buy it!
Dexy's Midnight Runners “Thankfully Not Living in Yorkshire It Doesn't Apply” from Searching For The Young Soul Rebels (Caroline 1980) —happy birthday, kevin rowland!Buy it!
Madonna “To Have and Not to Hold” from Ray of Light (Warner Bros./Maverick 1998) —happy birthday, madge!Buy it!
Luscious Jackson “Keep On Rockin' It” from In Search of Manny (Grand Royal 1992) —happy birthday, jill cunniff!Buy it!
Hot Chip “Now There Is Nothing” from In Our Heads (Domino Recording Co Ltd 2012) N Buy it!
Sly & The Family Stone “Underdog (Single Version)” from Original Album Classics: Sly & The Family Stone (EPIC/LEGACY 2010) —happy birthday, larry graham!Buy it!
Parliament “Up For the Down Stroke” from 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Parliament (Island Def Jam 1978)Buy it!
LL Cool J “Mama Said Knock You Out” from All World - Greatest Hits (Def Jam/RAL 1996) —happy birthday!Buy it!
Darlingside “Blow the House Down” from Pilot Machines (self-released 2012) N Buy it!
Barcelona “Only Son” from Not Quite Yours (NBD 2012)Buy it!
Beastie Boys “Hey Ladies” from Solid Gold Hits (CAPITOL 2005) —happy birthday, adam yauch. you are missed.Buy it!
The Charlatans UK “The Only One I Know” from Brit Box (Rhino 2008) —happy birthday, mark collins!Buy it!
The Replacements “Asking Me Lies” from Don't Tell a Soul (Sire/Reprise 1989) —happy birthday, slim dunlap!Buy it!
Certain People I Know “King of Shots” from Certain People I Know (Count Your Lucky Stars 2012)Buy it!
Alberta Cross “Money for the Weekend (Pocket Full of Shame)” from Songs of Patience (ATO www.atorecords.com 2012) N Buy it!
The Go-Go's “This Town” from Beauty and the Beat (A&M 1981) —happy birthday, belinda carlisle!Buy it!
Ed Harcourt “Rain” from Revolver Reloaded - Mojo Magazine (Mojo Magazine www.mojo4music.com 2006) —happy birthday!Buy it!
One Direction “I Wish” from Up All Night (Sony 2011)Buy it!
XTC “Generals And Majors” from Black Sea (Virgin/Caroline 2001) —happy birthday, colin moulding!Buy it!
XTC “Making Plans For Nigel” from Drums and Wires (Virgin 1979)Buy it!
XTC “Runaways” from English Settlement (Virgin 1982)Buy it!
XTC “Wonderland” from Mummer (Virgin)Buy it!
Ape School “Cocaine & Guns ASAP” from Junior Violence (Hometapes 2012) N Buy it!
Spectator “It Comes Too Early” from In The Brick (self-released 2012) N LBuy it!
Brendan Benson “Happy Most Of The Time” from What Kind of World (Readymade Records 2012) N Buy it!
Cats On Fire “My Sense Of Pride” from All Blackshirts to Me (Matinee Recordings 2012) N Buy it!
The Cribs “Anna” from In the Belly of the Brazen Bull (Wichita/Warner Bros. 2012) N Buy it!
Kaiser Chiefs “Pinball Wizard” from A Symphony of British Music: Music for the Closing Ceremony of the London Olympics (itunes exlusive 2012) N Buy it!
Bloc Party “So He Begins To Lie” from Four (French Kiss Records 2012) N Buy it!
Liam Finn “Wise Man” from I'll Be Lightning CD ALBUM (Yep Roc 2007)Buy it!
I Was Totally Destroying It “My Internal Din” from Vexations (Greyday 2012) N Buy it!
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