The Flaming Lips “Children of the Moon (featuring Tame Impala)” from The Flaming Lips and Heady Fwends (Warner Bros. www.warnerbrosrecords.com 2012) N Buy it!
Anthrax “Bring The Noise” from Attack Of The Killer B's (Island Records 1991) —This was my warning as a youth not to ever screw with Chuck D.Buy it!
Johnny Socko “Old School Master” from Quatro (Triple R 2006)Buy it!
The Bangles “Tear Off Your Own Head (It's A Doll Revolution)” from Doll Revolution (Liberty 2003) —They do this better than Elvis Costello (who wrote it)Buy it!
OK GO “Do What You Want (Live at St Olaf's: Northfield, MN, 10 / 8 / 10)” from 180 / 365 (Paracadute 2011)Buy it!
Phish “The Gambler (with Kenny Rogers)” from Manchester, TN, 6-10-2012 (livedownloads.com 2012) N —A match made at BonnarooBuy it!
Joss Stone “The High Road” from The Soul Sessions Volume 2 (S-Curve 2012) N —Broken Bells cover, looking forward to checking out more of this record. Her first CD, back in '03 or '04, 'Soul Session Vol 1' still gets lots of spins.Buy it!
Mike Keneally “That's Why I Have No Name” from Wing Beat Fantastic - Songs written by Mike Keneally & Andy Partridge (Exowax Recordings 2012) N Buy it!
Mike Keneally “I'm Raining Here Inside” from Wing Beat Fantastic - Songs written by Mike Keneally & Andy Partridge (Exowax Recordings 2012) N —Written with Andy Partridge and sounds just like you would expect, which is to say, swank.Buy it!
Gold Motel “Cold Shoulders” from Gold Motel (Good as Gold 2012) N —Super stoked to play this, great band.Buy it!
Gold Motel “Always One Step Ahead” from Gold Motel (Good as Gold 2012) N —Going to be here July 27 (note to self, get tickets)Buy it!
Meiko “I'm Not Sorry” from The Bright Side (Fantasy Records 2012) N Buy it!
The Rural Alberta Advantage “Live To Tell” from True Blue (Paper Bag Records) —Acquire this for free at: http://paperbagrecords.com/downloads/true-blueBuy it!
Lavender Diamond “Oh My Beautiful World” from single (self 2012) N —Got this for free as well, full album in September: http://lavenderdiamond.net/Buy it!
Eytan and The Embassy “Everything Changes” from Everything Changes - Single (M-King Records 2012) N —The video for this is great, a fun song with a Guster-ish chorus.Buy it!
Billy Bragg & Wilco “California Stars” from Mermaid Avenue (Ekektra 1998)Buy it!
Natalie Merchant “Birds & Ships (with Billy Bragg and Wilco)” from Retrospective 1990-2005 (Ltd. Deluxe Version) (Ekektra 2005)Buy it!
Neil Young & Crazy Horse “This Land Is Your Land” from Americana (Reprise 2012) N —While Guthrie changed the lyrics around as the years went on, this version is from the original manuscript. A response to 'God Bless America'Buy it!
The Union Electric “Truman” from Time Is Gold (Rankoutsider Records 2012) N L —Union Electric is going to be here, on my show, next week!!! And, the party that releases this CD to the world is July 28 at Off Broadway. (They play this Saturday too).Buy it!
Warren Zevon “Dirty Little Religion” from Life'll Kill Ya (Artemis 2000)Buy it!
The Red Elvises “My Darling Lorraine” from soundtrack to 'Six String Samurai' (Palm Pictures 1998) —Three Russian dudes that grew up on American surf rock.Buy it!
Television “Little Johnny Jewel (Live)” from Live At the Old Waldorf (San Francisco, 6/29/78) [Remastered] (Rhino/Elektra 2005)Buy it!
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